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Stingray Radio Provides Over $20 Million in Radio Advertising Grants to Over 5,000 Local Canadian Businesses

Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, is proud to announce that the establishment of the economic stimulus plan via its 104 radio stations helped 5,000 local businesses to obtain grants in the form of radio advertising during this unprecedented crisis. A total of $20 million is awarded in markets across Canada, where Stingray operates local radio stations. This amount represents $5 million more than initially planned. Marketing Technology News: Commvault Named 2020 HPE Momentum Storage Partner of the…

Stingray Selects Targetspot to Lead its Global Audio Ad Sales on Stingray Music

Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, has selected Targetspot, a pioneer in the digital audio space, to monetize the global digital audio advertising across its Stingray Music services including the free, ad-supported TV audio channels (FAST) and the Stingray Music app. Through this partnership, advertisers and brands will be able to easily purchase Stingray audio inventory and connect with an ever-expanding audience of music aficionados. According to a global survey conducted in March 2020 the…

Stingray Renews Distribution Agreement with Shaw

Agreement Covers Multi-Product Offering including Stingray Music Audio Channels, Mobile App and web player, Music Video TV Channels and Stingray TV app for BlueCurve TV Stingray, a leading music, media and technology company, announced that it has reached an agreement with Shaw Communications Inc. to renew a longstanding relationship. As part of the agreement, Shaw Cable and Shaw Direct customers will have access to Stingray Music Audio Channels and can enjoy the Stingray Music Mobile App and web player for free. Music…

Qello Concerts by Stingray and Stingray Karaoke Now Available on Rogers Ignite TV

Rogers Ignite TV customers can now access hundreds of concert films, and thousands of karaoke tracks Ignite TV customers will receive a limited time offer with the new services Stingray, a leading music, media and technology company, and Rogers Communications, announced the expansion of their distribution deal to give Rogers Ignite TV customers access to Qello Concerts by Stingray and Stingray Karaoke. Music connoisseurs that subscribe to the services will have access to Stingray’s vast music catalogue to watch…

Stingray Radio Launches the Stingray Stimulus Plan

The program will support access to radio advertising grants for local Canadian businesses in all sectors Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, will do its part to kick-start Canada’s economic recovery and is proud to announce the establishment of an economic stimulus plan via its 104 radio stations across the country to help local businesses obtain grants in the form of radio advertising during this unprecedented crisis. Marketing Technology News: Teradata Board Appoints Steve McMillan President and…

Stingray Launches Free, Ad-supported TV Channels and Additional Premium SVOD Services with 8 Partners Worldwide; Potential Audience Reach…

Huawei Video, izzi, XUMO, LG, Vizio, Samsung, TiVo Plus and Cliq Digital add Stingray services to their content offering Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, announced the launch of free, ad supported TV channels and premium SVOD services with eight major OTT providers: Huawei (world), izzi (Mexico), XUMO (U.S.), LG (U.S.), Vizio (U.S.), Samsung (U.S.), TiVo Plus (U.S.) and Cliq Digital (U.S.). These distribution agreements grow Stingray’s potential reach by over 300 million viewers. Marketing…

Stingray Signs Long-Term Agreement as the In-Store Media Provider for Metro Inc.

Stingray, a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solution provider, announced that it has concluded a long-term deal to provide custom music programming and in-store messaging for over one thousand leading grocery and pharmacy METRO’s establishments. Retailers under the agreement include Metro and Metro Plus in Quebec, Metro in Ontario, Super C, Food Basics, Adonis, Les 5 Saisons, Brunet, and Jean Coutu. Marketing Technology News: CloudCommerce Benefiting from Powerful Digital Advertising…

Top-Rated Stingray Music Mobile App Now Available Free in the US

Stingray, a music, media, and technology company, today announced that its highly-rated music app (4.8 in the Apple App Store and 4.7 in Google Play) is now available free to everybody in the US. Previously available exclusively to pay-TV subscribers, the Stingray Music app, a mobile music streaming service, offers an unparalleled listening experience of hundred genres like hip-hop, pop, electronic, indie, Christian, jazz, country music, and more! The comprehensive channel selection covers all styles and tastes, from the…

Bell Media and Stingray Partner to Launch AUDIO360™ a New Audio Solution for Canadian Advertisers

Bell Media, Canada’s leading content creation company, and Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, have partnered to introduce AUDIO360, an advanced, multi-platform audio sales solution that brings together brands and consumers through the power of sound. AUDIO360 gives brands access to 22 million weekly Canadian listeners across an unrivaled multi-platform audio offering. AUDIO360 is designed to meet the needs of Canadian advertisers looking to connect with Canadian listeners. AUDIO360TM’s multi-platform…

Stingray Selects Triton Digital for Digital Audio Monetization

Triton Digital, the leading technology provider for the global audio industry, announced that Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company in Montreal, has selected Triton Digital to power the monetization of the streaming audio content on its Stingray Music mobile application. Through this partnership, Stingray will utilize Triton’s programmatic audio marketplace (a2x®) and audio Sell-Side Platform (Yield-Op) to make its audio inventory available programmatically to media buyers around the world through both…

Stingray Names David Purdy as Chief Revenue Officer

Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading multiplatform music and video services provider, announced that it has welcomed David Purdy as its Chief Revenue Officer. The creation of a position of chief revenue officer reflects the accelerated growth of Stingray’s operations and the diversification of its revenue streams. In this position, Mr. Purdy, who has years of experience managing multiple operating entities and steering them towards a single, unified vision, will oversee all aspects of Stingray’s revenue expansion…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s AdTech Roundup covers the latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from SpotX, AdQuick.com, Radiant Insights, Knorex and Stingray. SpotX and Acxiom Partner To Support IPG Data-Driven Video Advertising SpotX, the leading global video advertising platform, announced a new partnership with Acxiom, the data and technology foundation for the world’s best marketers, to offer enhanced audience-based buying capabilities and improved inventory matching using…

Spotify Launches on Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Flex

Music Streaming on the TV on the Rise Customers Can Say “Spotify” into the Xfinity Voice Remote to Instantly Access Spotify Free and Spotify Premium with 50 Million Music Tracks and a Wide Range of Podcasts Comcast today announced that Spotify is now available to stream on Xfinity, giving millions of customers the ability to listen to the audio streaming service’s 50 million music tracks and a wide range of podcasts directly on the TV, from the comfort of their home. Starting today, Xfinity Flex customers can say “Spotify”…

Parks Associates: Disney+ and Apple TV+ Both See Success During First Six Months in the Market

Market Snapshot highlights initial impact of Disney+ and Apple TV+ in OTT market Parks Associates released research from a recently fielded consumer survey showing new OTT services Apple TV+ and Disney+ have captured significant market share in the streaming video space, rounding out the top five behind the “Big 3” Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and Hulu. The research firm’s Market Snapshot: Disney+ and Apple TV+ highlights the impact of the entry of Disney+ and Apple TV+ in OTT market, including insights into the factors…

Ogury Appoints Antoine Barbier as Senior Vice President of Product

Barbier to lead Ogury’s product vision and innovation Ogury, the creator of the first advertising engine driven by user choice, announced the appointment of Antoine Barbier as Senior Vice President, Product. In this role Barbier will be responsible for scaling Ogury’s product team and leading the company’s product development globally. “Antoine’s experience in building next level products and his background in mobile video advertising will play a strategic role in continuing to expand Ogury’s Advertising Engine. It is…

SAP for Me Is Generally Available With Expanded Scope Enhancing the Digital Experience

SAP SE announced that its new customer portal, SAP for Me, has successfully completed its beta phase and is now available with enhanced capabilities across products, systems, licenses and consumption to all customers globally. The SAP for Me portal serves as a companion to SAP customers, providing them with personalized access and a transparent view of their entire product portfolio. In addition, SAP for Me is planned to become available in June 2020 to partners who hold sales roles, with further functions becoming…

Extreme Networks Leads Transition to ‘New Normal’ Working Environments

Launches comprehensive program to provide information, insights, and cloud-driven solutions to help customers adopt and thrive COVID-19 has accelerated digital transformation efforts for organizations everywhere, driving rapid adoption of new cloud technologies to support remote working and online learning. In response, Extreme Networks, Inc., a cloud-driven networking company, has launched a #NewNormal initiative to help all of its customers adapt to the transition. The #NewNormal initiative is a comprehensive program that…

SignalWire Announces New Vice President of Product Management

Seasoned executive to oversee rapid growth of video, voice, and messaging collaboration products and infrastructure SignalWire, Inc., a Sand Hill Road venture backed cloud communications provider, today announced that it has appointed Aseem Asthana as the company's new Vice President of Product Management. Asthana brings over 15 years of experience developing rapid growth product strategies for companies like Symantec and Barracuda Networks. Marketing Technology News: Qello Concerts by Stingray and Stingray Karaoke Now…

Concora Names Bill Sengstacken as Vice President of Marketing

Sengstacken Brings History of Success Developing and Executing Effective Strategies for B2B Technology Companies Concora, developer of the Digital Experience Platform (DxP) designed for the commercial building product industry,  announced that they have named B2B SaaS veteran, Bill Sengstacken, as Vice President of Marketing. He will develop and execute Concora's overall marketing strategy, as well as targeted campaigns and outreach. "I'm excited to have someone of Bill's caliber on the team," said Phil Gerolstein,…

CakeCommerce Offers Online Retailers a Chance to Sweeten Up Their Digital Marketing

The Subsidiary of Zero Gravity Marketing Focuses on eCommerce Consulting and Services CakeCommerce, a firm focused on eCommerce consulting and digital marketing, offers a wide range of services for those who are looking to launch or improve their online store and brand. The company is an extension of the well-established agency, Zero Gravity Marketing. "We've been working with a number of great online stores and seeing amazing results. We even found that during COVID-19, a time where businesses were facing significant…