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TechBytes with Jonathan Epstein, Senior Vice President, International, Sentient Technologies

Jonathan Epstein Senior Vice President, Sentient Technologies Last month, Sentient entered into an exclusive business agreement with Rakuten Marketing to bring Sentient Ascend to the Japanese market. We spoke to Jonathan Epstein, Senior Vice President, International, Sentient Technologies to understand how Sentient ASCEND and AWARE personalize marketing campaigns and optimization.MTS: Tell us about your role at Sentient and how you got here? Jonathan Epstein: I’m currently senior vice president, international, for…

Evolv Technologies Makes Key Leadership Appointments & Continues Strong Customer Expansion

Evolv Technology Solutions announced key additions to its leadership, board of directors, and advisory teams as well as several major new contracts with global enterprise customers that have adopted the Company’s customer experience optimization platform to efficiently and continuously optimize online customer journeys. New Leadership Appointments Steve Bamberger - President & COO Evolv has appointed Steve Bamberger as its President and Chief Operating Officer, a position from which he will lead all go-to-market…

TechBytes with Sam Nazari, VP Customer Success, Evolv Technologies

Tell us about your role at Evolv and the team and technology you work with?  As Vice President of Customer Success, I am responsible to ensure whether our customers can realize the promise and the benefits of our Ascend autonomous optimization platform – namely, achieving outsized gains in conversion rates and revenues. Ascend uses evolutionary AI to both accelerate – by a factor of 10 to 50 – and automate the testing of new ideas for improving your customer experience. The more ideas you can try, the faster your results…

Evolv Technologies Raises $10 Million Series A to Scale Ascend Evolutionary AI-powered Optimization Platform

E-commerce Veteran Michael Scharff to Helm New Company Formed to Build on Momentum of Leading AI-Powered Autonomous Experience Optimization Platform Evolv Technology Solutions announced it has acquired Sentient Ascend, the world’s leading autonomous experience optimization solution for websites and mobile applications, the result of a spin-off from Sentient Technologies Holdings Ltd. Evolv concurrently closed a $10 million Series A financing round, led by Horizons Ventures. The company also announced the appointment of…

Sentient Expands Its Global Footprint to Meet Growing Demand for AI-Powered Marketing Solutions in the Asia-Pacific Region

Korean and Australian partners to accelerate growth of Sentient Ascend, Sentient's evolutionary conversion rate optimization solution Sentient Technologies, the world leader in artificial intelligence products based on evolutionary algorithms, announced today the expansion of its presence in Asia and Australia, with new partnerships.  Sentient's newest partners, Intralink Group in Korea and Neural Digital in Australia and New Zealand, will be responsible for the continued growth of Sentient's AI-based marketing…

MarTech Interview with Michael Scharff, Chief Executive Officer, Evolv

"The web and the mobile phone are unforgiving environments. If your customer experience isn’t delivering what the customer is looking for, your competitors are only a click or tap away." Tell us about your interaction with smart technologies like AI and Cloud-based Enterprise platforms. It’s my privilege to be sitting at the helm of a new and exciting company that is at the forefront of cloud-deployed AI-based enterprise solutions, Evolv Technologies. And, what an exciting time to be working in the space! The capabilities…

Interview with Tony Zito, CEO, Rakuten Marketing

"Consumers find ads interruptive and even associate online advertising with fake news. However,81 percent of US consumers feel that advertising is OK when the content is useful and doesn’t interfere with their online experience." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to be a part of an integrated marketing company? My career with Rakuten Marketing began in 2012 when my display company, mediaFORGE, was acquired by Rakuten Marketing. Directly following the acquisition,…

MarTech Interview with Rob Carpenter, Founder and CEO at Valyant AI

"Artificial intelligence is going to completely transform the working world in much the same way as computers did three decades ago." Could you let us know your journey into technology? What inspired you to start Valyant? I have always been interested in technology and actually Founded a custom Software Development company, AppIt Ventures, before launching Valyant AI. The inspiration behind starting Valyant came simply from a place of wanting to solve a problem in an industry that needed a lot of help. I saw an opportunity…

Infosys Announces the Launch of the Live Enterprise Suite

Helps Incumbent Enterprises to Accelerate Their Digital Innovation Journey Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, unveiled the Infosys Live Enterprise Suite, a comprehensive set of platforms, solutions and digital services that help incumbent enterprises to accelerate their digital innovation journey. The Live Enterprise Suite enables organizations to drive process agility, deliver customer delight and enhance ecosystem value – all in real time. The Infosys Live Enterprise Suite…

MarTech RADAR 2019: Top 250 B2B Technology Companies You Should Follow

Our MarTech Radar 2019 Brings You The Top 250 B2B Technology Companies That We Believe Would Continue to Excite Us the Most With Their Cutting– Edge Insights, Events, Content, and Product Updates. According to a survey, 71% Martech leaders agree that their company lacks sufficient in-house martech talent; 61% of the IT leaders acknowledge lack of enough MarTech training and learning resources for Marketing professionals in dealing with traditional and advanced Martech stacks. Last year, we published the MarTech…

Sequent Appoints Neil MacDonald VP and GM for EMEA

Experienced Marketing and Sales Expert Bringing Tokenization to Mobile Data in EMEA Sequent, Inc. announced that Neil MacDonald has been appointed Vice President of Sales and General Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).  In his new position, MacDonald is opening new territories and creating new partnerships to provide banks, payment networks and payment service providers with Sequent's leading mobile payments and tokenization platform for securing mobile data. Sequent secures data on…

If AI is Going to Make You a Better Marketer, You Need to Know These Four Things

“Artificial Intelligence”, or AI, is becoming ever more integrated into our everyday lives, but many professionals remain in the dark about how it works and what it’s capable of. Some are intimidated by the challenge of getting to grips with new, quickly-evolving technology. While others see the seemingly limitless possibilities AI presents for improving services and adding value to people’s lives. Teaching Computers to Think What exactly do we mean when talking about AI? Artificial Intelligence is concerned with enabling…

MarTech RADAR 2018: Top 150 B2B Technology Companies You Should Follow

Our MarTech Radar Brings You The Top 150 B2B Technology Companies That We Believe Would Continue to Excite Us the Most With Their Cutting-Edge Insights, Events, Content, and Product Updates. https://twitter.com/chiefmartec/status/951089558581628928 In the first month of 2018, we bring you the top 150 B2B Technology Companies that we believe every marketer should be aware of. Thanks to Chief Martech’s ever-growing technology landscape, we had an exciting time digging into what these 150 companies would have to offer in…