Splash Worldwide and APR’s Original Dynamic Creative Optimization (DCO) Research Comes to America

New Insights from U.S. Marketing Leaders Further Amplify DCO's Vital Importance Building on its groundbreaking qualitative studies in Europe with new insights from leading U.S.-based marketing leaders, creative technology company Splash Worldwide recently brought its original Thinkfast event series to its New York headquarters, in partnership with Advertising Production Resources (APR) and CoLab Media Consulting. Through their collaborative efforts, the study's commissioners continue to explore the mission-critical…

Are Creative Marketplaces and Dynamic Creative Optimization the Future of Online Advertising?

Machine learning and creative marketplaces are impacting the online advertising industry in noticeable ways. Facebook and Google are drastically changing the face of online advertising with machine learning algorithms that simplify the process of acquiring high-value users. They simplify user acquisition management by automatically optimizing placement, audience targeting, bids and budgets. Facebook’s Dynamic Creative allows advertisers to further automate creative testing workflow and performance by dynamically…

PulsePoint Reshapes Traditional Healthcare Advertising with Dynamic Video Creative

Enhances Brand Impact for Healthcare Video Campaigns PulsePoint, a data and technology company accelerating health marketing with programmatic solutions, announced its series of new programmatically powered digital ad units for health marketers. This release is another step in PulsePoint's mission to build health first solutions that deliver engaging, dynamic and AI targeted health messaging, transcending the limitations of traditional advertising. Powered by PulsePoint's patented contextual health and data technology,…

RTB House Launches New Dynamic Ad Banner Creatives Called Snippet Ads

Developed by new AI Marketing Lab and Creative Labs units, Snippet Ads are hyper-relevant ads that deliver 2.5x to 3x higher click-through rates vs. static banners  RTB House, a global company that provides state-of-the-art marketing solutions for top brands worldwide, today announced the general availability of new highly effective, dynamic ad banner creatives called Snippet Ad. They were developed and tested by its AI Marketing Lab and Creatives Lab, separate units focused on leading innovation for martech solutions. The…

Gartner Identifies Five Cost Optimization Tactics for Marketing Leaders

Marketers Must Take an “Always-On” Approach to Cost Optimization Marketing leaders must approach cost optimization as an expansive, always-on effort that can have both an immediate and long-term impact on how marketing delivers against business goals, according to Gartner, Inc. To address this challenge, Gartner has identified five cost optimization tactics for marketing leaders. Gartner analyst Ewan McIntyre discusses 5 cost optimization tactics for #marketing leaders. #GartnerMKTG #CMO “Over the last few years,…

Extreme Reach Launches AdBridge, the Complete Creative Asset Workflow Solution Designed for the Next Era of Brand Storytelling

Platform Integrates Every Path and Process Required to Manage and Move Creative at the Speed of Technology Extreme Reach (ER) officially announced the launch of AdBridgef, a creative asset workflow platform designed to automatically prepare and seamlessly connect all creative with any media placement across today's complex landscape—and position marketers to capitalize on the expanding storytelling opportunities ahead. AdBridge is the only solution that integrates asset preparation, TV delivery, video ad serving,…

Thunder Receives Highest Score in Current Offering Category in Independent Creative Advertising Technologies Report

Thunder Experience Cloud, the leader in people-based ad serving, was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in The Forrester Wave: Creative Advertising Technologies, Q4 2018. In this evaluation, Thunder was cited as a Leader in Creative Advertising Technologies, Q4 2018, receiving the highest score in the current offering category. According to the report, “marketers looking for a solution that has put its eggs into the people-based approach to ad creative and ad serving should consider this…

RevJet Announces New Artificial Intelligence Applications for Ad Creative Experiences

AI-powered RevJet Apps Monitor Real-Time Market Data, Weather, Consumer Behavior and More to Deliver Meaningful Ad Experiences RevJet, creator of The Ad Experience Platform powering digital ad experiences for Fortune 500 marketers, announced the addition of two AI powered apps available to RevJet subscribers through the RevJet AppXchange. With RevJet's AppXchange, marketers and agencies can easily connect with key apps that power their creative strategy and management. From leveraging first-party data and creating complex…

Interview with Myles Peacock, CEO, CreativeDrive

"Marketing automation is going to be a big part of understanding how and where consumers are engaging with your brand, and how to fine-tune the delivery of the content they want."Tell us a little bit about your role at CreativeDrive? I steer CreativeDrive’s global executive team strategy, client service, performance offerings and growth strategy, overseeing a collective of world-class creators, makers and doers that include an international team of over 1,000+ filmmakers, motion graphic designers, photographers, app…

Amplience Dynamic Content Unveiled to Further Refine CMS for Retail

Amplience Dynamic Content Is a Content Production, Management and Delivery Tool That Allows Retailers to Deliver Deeply Engaging and Targeted Shopping Experiences Amplience, the platform for retail engagement, announces the release of Dynamic Content, the next iteration of the company’s CMS for retail. Launched at this year’s Retail Engagement Summits in London and New York, Amplience Dynamic Content is a content production, management and delivery tool that allows retailers to deliver deeply engaging and targeted…

Adobe Summit Update: Adobe Advertising Cloud Gets “Creative”

New Self-Serve Platform from Adobe Puts Marketers in the Driver’s Seat At the ongoing Adobe Summit, Adobe announced enhancements to their Advertising Cloud. This includes several additions to the Adobe Advertising Cloud, part of the Adobe Experience Cloud, designed to remedy these issues. Advancements announced at the Adobe Summit include Adobe’s new Advertising Cloud Creative and an expanded integration with Adobe Analytics Cloud. This announcement follows Adobe and Microsoft announcing their expansion into the Chinese…

MarTech Interview with Josko Grljevic, Chief Transformation Officer at Talon Outdoor

"Making interactions with technology intuitive and simple is absolutely essential to driving user adoption" You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse business teams. How did you arrive at Talon and what attracted you to the OOH Advertising ecosystem? The Out of Home (OOH) market is at a very exciting juncture. Digitization has brought a step-change in innovation and growth, but there are still significant challenges that need to be overcome, and a huge appetite to effect change quickly.…

TechBytes with Barbie Koelker, VP Marketing at DISQO

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at DISQO? I lead the Brand Marketing efforts for DISQO, a rapidly growing consumer-first insights platform that is moving market research forward. While DISQO helps marketers and researchers-tune in and listen to audience opinions and behaviors, I serve as a microphone: defining our voice, crafting our story, and otherwise driving discovery by shining a spotlight on the amazing solutions we offer — and the people who make it possible. As I would…

MarTech Interview with Reeve Benaron, Executive Chairman and CEO at AUDIENCEX

"Thanks to advancement in AI, the aspiration of delivering the right message to the right person at the right time is becoming a reality." Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What inspired you to start AudienceX? I’ve always been an entrepreneur, and so I have a keen appreciation for the challenges facing burgeoning brands. More often than not, challengers simply don’t have access to the same tools and capabilities as the established brands they’re looking to disrupt. That’s why we formed AUDIENCEX with…

TechBytes with Devon DeBlasio, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Neustar

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Neustar. I am a Product Marketing Director at Neustar. Neustar is a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services and the leader in Marketing Intelligence, Customer Identity Resolution and Unified Measurement for Fortune 500 brands. Identity is our enterprise heritage: We’ve grown up an Identity company. We power 85% of the U.S. Caller ID. We handle global DNS as well as risk and fraud prevention. We support 10 out of the 10 largest U.S. banks, 5…

NCMEC Launches Geo-Targeted Digital Out of Home Campaign to Help Find Missing Children

As Part of the Cross-Industry Initiative Created by M/H VCCP, the out of Home (OOH) Advertising Industry Has Donated AD Space Valued at More Than $3 Million to Feature Regionally Targeted Photos of Missing Children Across the US National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and advertising agency M/H VCCP have launched Runaway Train 25, a cross-industry initiative to reinvent the search for missing children in the US As part of the initiative more than 450 digital billboards and transit screens will…

How is Artificial Intelligence Improving Advertising in 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly becoming a mainstay in numerous industries across the world, enabling more efficient manufacturing, safer transportation, and faster problem-solving and data processing. While these practical applications are actively seen almost daily, AI is also being applied in ways we don’t see at first glance, namely in the world of advertising. How is AI Assisting Full-Scale Advertising Campaigns As AI evolves and improves, it will provide numerous benefits for advertisers, publishers,…

MarTech Interview with Justin Choi, President and CEO, Nativo

"As our industry has gotten more automated, we’ve actually seen creativity being sacrificed rather than enhanced — and that’s not the direction this should be going." Tell us about your role and journey into ad technology. I got one of the first Apple IIGS computers along with a modem when I was 11 years old. I haven't stopped tinkering since. In 1998, after graduating from California State Polytechnic University-Pomona, I co-founded Cie Digital Labs (CDL), a corporate innovation partner that creates enterprise apps and…

Clinch Named Facebook Marketing Partner, Enabling Marketers to Personalize Videos at Scale Across the Platform to Increase ROI

Clinch's Video Personalization Engine Provides Value to Facebook and Instagram Advertisers, Driving Greater Consumer Connections Clinch, a creative technology company that powers dynamic, personalized video advertising, announced that Facebook has recognized the company as a member of its Facebook Marketing Partner Program. The Company provides tools for brands and marketers looking to personalize ads at scale across Facebook and Instagram, resulting in an increased return on ad spend (ROAS). "Being recognized as part…

MadHive Launches New Technology Suite to Address Fraud, Usher in New Era of Accountability in Advertising

TEGNA’s Premion Leveraging MadHive's Cryptography, AI and Blockchain Advertising Innovations to Sharpen Audience Targeting MadHive, the technology company best known for innovations in cryptography and advertising, launched a suite of technologies designed to address the biggest threats to the advertising industry — the issues of trust, transparency, fraud and brand safety. “Publishers, brands and agencies alike have been living in the Advertising 1.0 ecosystem — what we call the ‘Guess Economy’ — dealing with issues…