Genesys Announces Intent to Acquire Bold360 from LogMeIn

The combination is set to advance its Experience as a Service vision and deliver the next frontier of digital customer experience Genesys®, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced its intent to acquire Bold360, a leader in AI powered digital customer engagement. The proposed acquisition of Bold360 from LogMeIn will advance Genesys' Experience as a Service(SM) vision. Chosen by the largest businesses in the world and recognized by industry analysts, Bold360 is known for its…

Genesys Report Reveals Pandemic Driving People to Seek Connections in Unexpected Ways

1 in 6 people confess to having called customer service just to talk to someone; study finds increased interactions with customer service tied to higher feelings of connection Study Highlights: - 2 in 5 consumers feel less connected now than before the pandemic - More than two thirds (67 percent) prefer empathetic customer service experiences over speedy resolutions - Sixty six percent of consumers feel that companies collecting data on their customers improves their experience Genesys®, a global leader in cloud…

Verizon Expands Its Customer Experience and Contact Center Portfolio With Genesys Cloud

As contact centers are relying on digital, remote-first operations, Verizon Business announced the addition of Genesys Cloud, as part of the company’s global customer experience and contact center offerings. The solution, a cloud-based Contact Center as a Service from Genesys®, offers businesses the ability to deliver brand-defining customer experiences (CX) on an end-to-end, cloud-based platform with remote access that takes advantage of Verizon’s award winning network. The Verizon Business customer experience…

Genesys Appoints Kelly Battles as First Independent Member of Company Operating Committee

Battles to lead audit committee; company adds new chief accounting officer Sharon Virag Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced Kelly Battles has joined its operating committee – the company's governance and oversight body with responsibilities much like a board of directors. Battles joins as its first independent member and chair of its audit committee. The company also appointed Sharon Virag as chief accounting officer. Battles and Virag bring decades of finance,…

Limitless Announces $10 Million Series B, Adds Genesys as Investor and Technology Partner

UK GigCX platform innovator Limitless continues global expansion and accelerates CX transformation with Genesys Cloud integration and new investment led by Redline Capital Limitless, the AI-driven gig customer experience platform, announced it has raised $10 million in financing. The Series B investment is led by Redline Capital and features new investment from Genesys, as well as continued participation from AlbionVC and Unilever Ventures. The financing round will see London-based Limitless continue its dedicated growth…

Genesys and Limitless Launch New Digital Experience for Consumers

Global cloud contact center leader teams with the GigCX platform trailblazer to usher in the era of brand-advocate powered customer service Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced a partnership with Limitless, a pioneer in Gig Customer Experience (GigCX). Together, the companies are leading a new era of digital customer experiences to create more authentic, human connections between brands and consumers. Genesys and Limitless are helping businesses extend their contact…

Genesys Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Rapid Response

Digital offering will enable companies to use AI-driven chatbots to help address the wave of expected requests for information from more than 330 million people in the U.S. Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced Genesys COVID-19 Vaccine Rapid Response. The new digital-first solution is intended to enable organizations participating in the execution of Operation Warp Speed to streamline and accelerate communications and education to the general public about the…

Genesys Launches the Future of Digital Customer Engagement

New Genesys Digital business unit led by Barry O'Sullivan builds on the company's leadership in customer experience and AI Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced the launch of Genesys Digital, a new business unit to help companies address the latest technology trends and consumers' ever-changing needs in the digital landscape. Consumers' lives are increasingly digital, blurring the lines between marketing, sales and service for brands. Businesses are recognizing the…

Genesys Named a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service

Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service. The company placed furthest overall for completeness of vision. "Today, organizations are accelerating their cloud strategies to manage the exceedingly digital nature of business and rising consumer expectations. Genesys Cloud delivers the agility, ease, and the flexibility needed to design their own customer experiences to…

Textel Launches Texting Platform on the Genesys AppFoundry

Textel has announced their cloud-based business texting platform is a Premium App now available on the Genesys AppFoundry, the industry’s largest dedicated marketplace focused on customer experience solutions. The AppFoundry allows Genesys customers from all market segments to discover and rapidly deploy a broad range of solutions that make it easier to interact with consumers, engage employees, and optimize their workforce. Textel makes it easy for Genesys customers to use their existing toll-free or long code numbers to…

Genesys Names New CFO to Drive Next Phase of Rapid Growth

Finance executive Brian Swartz joins customer experience leader to propel cloud business forward Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced Brian Swartz as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Swartz brings more than 20 years of experience driving strategy and business performance at both public and private companies as well as scaling high-growth software as a service (SaaS) revenue. Marketing Technology News: Redeam Appoints Seasoned Executive Jeff Grant to Its…

Genesys Announces Partnership with Adobe to Deliver Contextual Customer Experiences

Genesys Cloud integrates with Adobe Experience Platform's Real-Time Customer Profiles to improve personalization, drive higher sales conversion rates and increase loyalty Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions announced it is working with Adobe to help organizations break down data siloes between marketing, commerce, sales and service departments. With a new integration between Genesys Cloud with Adobe Experience Platform, organizations can now gain a deeper understanding of…

Genesys Partners with Infosys to Accelerate its Strategic Transformation Journey

Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, announced the launch of a partnership with Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions. The alliance will position both organizations to enhance and expand their customer experience and contact center offerings. Together, the companies will deliver market-disrupting innovation and mission-critical support to enable organizations around the world to provide differentiated customer service experiences. As a…

Genesys Recognized as a Leader of Contact-Center-As-A-Service Providers by Independent Research Firm

Genesys Cloud received highest scores possible in geographic strategy and execution, product vision and partner ecosystem Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, has been named a Leader for its Genesys Cloud™ platform in "The Forrester Wave™: Contact-Center-As-A-Service (CCaaS) Providers, Q3 2020" report. The report takes a deep dive into the CCaaS market, assessing how 10 top providers stack up in a 33-criterion evaluation across three categories: current offering, strategy and…

Genesys Unveils Industry’s First True Multicloud Architecture for Contact Centers

Broad multivendor ecosystem of leading cloud platforms, technology providers and system integrator resellers gives enterprises greater control and flexibility Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, has announced the industry's first native multicloud architecture. With new levels of flexibility, agility and choice, it's now simpler for organizations to build a rich multivendor ecosystem and tailor their infrastructure, deployment and management models to fit their business.…

Genesys Honors Eight Companies For Customer Experience Impact And Excellence

Genesys Customer Experience Innovation Awards recognize companies from around the globe for their innovation and transformational customer experience initiatives Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, announced the winners of its 15th annual Customer Innovation Awards recognizing industry trailblazers Microsoft, TechStyle Fashion Group, Vodafone and more. The Genesys Customer Innovation Awards celebrates eight companies from around the world for driving significant…

New Genesys Cloud Integration with Microsoft Teams Drives Productivity and Collaboration

Genesys deepens partnership with Microsoft to help enterprise contact centers improve employee and customer experiences Genesys, a global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, has expanded its Microsoft partnership with a new, native integration. Microsoft Teams and Genesys Cloud™, the all-in-one solution and one of the world's leading public cloud contact center platforms, are now fully integrated, giving employees a more connected, intuitive and productive experience. As a result, contact…

IPsoft’s Amelia Now Available on Genesys AppFoundry

New AI integration for Genesys Cloud enables businesses to deploy digital customer care employees for faster resolutions and reduced wait times IPsoft, the largest independent leader in enterprise artificial intelligence (AI), announced that Amelia, its industry-leading digital customer service agent, is now available on Genesys AppFoundry from Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact centre solutions. Marketing Technology News: Cordial Enhances Its Cross-Channel Platform With A Reimagined…

UnityBPO Elevates Customer Experiences With Genesys Cloud

Across the United States, UnityBPO supports clinicians in their use of technology, clinical applications, and EHRs and assists patients in the digital management of their healthcare. UnityBPO is a rare health IT services provider with one purpose – to be a lifeline for clinicians and patients in their use of technology. To achieve that goal, UnityBPO recently deployed Genesys Cloud, an all-in-one solution and the world’s leading public cloud contact center platform, to modernize the experience it delivers and blend customer…

Genesys Names Marylou Maco New Head of Global Sales and Field Operations

Global cloud customer experience leader also announces departure of Mark Turner after nearly two decades of strong sales leadership Genesys, the global leader in cloud customer experience and contact center solutions, has appointed technology sales veteran Marylou Maco as its new executive vice president of Global Sales and Field Operations. Maco takes the helm from Mark Turner who is leaving after nearly 20 years at Genesys, where he was instrumental in helping the company seize market leadership and establish its cloud…