Crawley Ventures’ Martha Tracey joins Programmatic Ad Platform Brandzooka as Board Observer

Martha Tracey of Crawley Ventures has joined Boulder-based Brandzooka as a board observer. Tracey stepping into a board observer seat comes as a part of Brandzooka's recent infusion of an undisclosed amount of growth capital funding, which the company closed on earlier this year ahead of its planned Series B. Crawley Ventures seeks high-growth opportunities that offer differentiated products and services.   Founded in 2015 by a group including well-known ad man Alex Bogusky and CEO Kelly Dotseth, Brandzooka is disrupting…

FatTail Launches Premium Supply Platform to Connect Publishers and Programmatic Buyers to the $275 Billion “Direct Advertising Market”

New Marketplace Offers Programmatic Access to Exclusive, Guaranteed Inventory from Leading Publishers and Media Companies FatTail, an enterprise technology company powering premium advertising supply for the world’s leading publishers, today announced the launch of AdBook Premium Supply Platform (AdBookPSP), an innovative offering designed to power a new independent marketplace for deal-based programmatic transactions. The addition of AdBookPSP to FatTail’s portfolio makes AdBook+ the only unified direct and programmatic…

MOLOCO Launches Automated Buying Platform for In-House Programmatic Advertising, Featuring Bid Optimization and LAT Targeting

MOLOCO Cloud gives performance-based mobile marketers automated optimization, unparalleled transparency, and complete control over their programmatic advertising MOLOCO, a leader in machine learning and growth solutions for mobile marketers, announced the general availability of MOLOCO Cloud, an automated buying platform for ad inventory across the world’s leading programmatic exchanges and in-app ad networks. Now available as a cloud-based platform for all app marketers, MOLOCO Cloud is powered by proprietary machine…

Mediabrands Partners With Affle’s mediasmart Platform to Strengthen Its Programmatic Advertising Offerings in Indonesia

mediasmart, Affle’s self-serve mobile programmatic platform, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Mediabrands, the global media and data arm of Interpublic Group in Indonesia. Through this partnership, Mediabrands will get to bring mediasmart’s programmatic platform to its advertisers and strengthen its propositions for data-driven programmatic advertising in a fast-growing market. Marketing Technology News: Informatica Launches Comprehensive Data Governance Support for Snowflake Data Cloud Commenting…

Programmatic OOH Platform VIOOH Enters US Market as Report Confirms Critical Role in the Future of Digital Ad Strategy

Programmatic out of home (OOH) is set to form a crucial part of US digital advertising strategy going forwards, according to the annual State of the Nation report from VIOOH, the programmatic OOH trading platform, which is released. The report found that US respondents forecast including programmatic OOH in 51% of all digital campaigns in 2021, up from 47% in 2019. VIOOH’s report, which surveyed 600 executives from media agencies and advertisers across the US, UK and Germany during August 2020, proved that the flexibility…

Mediavine Integrates with Centro’s Basis Programmatic Advertising Platform

Mediavine, the largest exclusive ad management company in the United States and a Comscore top five lifestyle property with 125 million unique monthly visitors, has integrated with Centro's Basis programmatic advertising platform. Centro is a global provider of advertising technology. To create the direct connection between Basis and Mediavine, Mediavine built proprietary Server-to-Server technology based on OpenRTB specifications, designed to help both advertisers and publishers capture higher value in the marketplace.…

Programmatic Mobile Bidding Platform Appreciate Rolls Out Creative Wizard to Improve Ad Performance

Appreciate’s Creative Wizard technology enables generating new and dynamic high-impact ad creative in seconds to fit a broad range of ad units which are then A/B tested to improve campaign conversions and other KPIs Programmatic mobile bidding platform Appreciate, introduces its newly developed technology, Creative Wizard, which enables app developers to optimize performance by running more impactful creative across multiple ad units. Marketing Technology News: Slack Announces Integration with Amazon Chime Voice…

MediaCentral Reports Rapid Revenue Growth Across All Digital Platforms from Its Initial Programmatic Advertising and Data Integration

MediaCentral Progresses in Digitally Transforming Analogue Legacy Publications Reports +389% month over month increase in programmatic ad revenue for NOW and the Straight in April 2020 Launches proprietary marketing technology automating the capture of behavioral data to improve user experience, increase traffic and enhance advertiser solutions Continues to build monetizable digital strategy as it works to consolidate a 100 million influential consumers of independent urban publications across North America…

AdsWizz Launches New Automated Podcast Buying Capabilities on Its Programmatic Platform

Today, AdsWizz, the leading global technology provider for digital audio advertising solutions, announced new features within AudioMatic, its audio-centric programmatic buying platform, to enhance podcast planning and buying for large agencies. “Digital audio buys are increasingly being automated by agencies, which is translating to podcasts. While host-read ads represent an important part of podcast advertising, the process of managing these campaigns is still very manual” The new features, which include automating…

Dailymotion Partners with White Ops to Enable 100% Human Verification of Programmatic Advertising Interactions on their Video Platform

With White Ops Advertising Integrity solution blocking sophisticated bots, invalid traffic and fraudulent impressions in programmatic advertising, Dailymotion deepens focus on the trusted advertising ecosystem Dailymotion, a Vivendi-owned video platform dedicated to creating a trusted home for premium video content that matters, and White Ops, the global leader in sophisticated bot mitigation, announced an enhanced partnership that will protect Dailymotion’s programmatic advertising on its global video platform from…

Tappx to Develop and Launch the World’s First Programmatic Server-Side Ad Insertion Platform for the Digital TV Advertising Industry with…

Tappx to disrupt the global OTT/CTV advertising industry Tappx - a leading AdTech company that delivers global digital advertising solutions for mobile and OTT/CTV - has secured backing from the EU Horizon 2020 SME-1 fund to develop and launch the world’s first Programmatic Server-Side Ad Insertion (PSSAI) OTT/CTV (Over-the-Top/Connected TV) solution. The Tappx EU Horizon 2020 project known as Tappx PSSAI is poised to disrupt the global digital TV advertising industry, because it can simultaneously manage and…

Tapad Partners with Programmatic Buying Platform, Beeswax, to Extend Identity Resolution

Integration Allows More Brands and Media Companies Access to Cross-Device Analytics as They Continue to In-House Their Programmatic Strategies Tapad, a global leader in digital identity resolution announced that it has added Beeswax, the industry's first extensible programmatic buying platform, to its ever-growing roster of media buying partners. Beeswax is unique in that it offers Bidder-as-a-Service™ capabilities, which when partnered with The Tapad Graph, allows sophisticated buyers to make the most out of their…

Can Programmatic-Guaranteed Adtech Platforms Deliver 400%+ Increase in ROI?

Leading Digital Agency Greenlight Realized Significant Operational and Media Efficiency Improvements During Peak Media Buy Times Adslot Media announced that a recent campaign, executed on its programmatic guaranteed (PG) platform, achieved a 467% increase in ROI when assessing effective cost per mille (eCPM) compared against private market place (PMP) campaigns. Multiple award-winning digital and commerce agency Greenlight planned and launched the campaign during the high-traffic Black Friday holiday, using its client's…

iPinYou Partners with Weibo to Provide a More Integrated Advertising Solution across Social and Programmatic Platforms

iPinYou, China’s leading programmatic platform, recently partnered with Weibo to integrate their Chinese consumer data and media inventory into iPinYou‘s programmatic platform. This integration helps international brands navigate and decipher China’s complex media landscape and maximize advertising efficiency. Grace Huang, founder and CEO of iPinYou, stated, “iPinYou values highly the integration with Weibo DMP. The platform, with its social-oriented and information-hosting nature, allows iPinYou to offer clients more…

Ad-Juster Launches ProgrammaticIQ, a SaaS Programmatic Data Analytics Platform for Revenue Optimization

Ad-Juster, an Industry Leader in Media Reporting and Analytics Solutions, Has Changed the Game with the Launch of ProgrammaticIQ, a Comprehensive Data Analytics Platform That Brings Automated Data Collection, Normalization, and Powerful Analysis All into One Platform Ad-Juster, a SaaS provider of media reporting and analytics solutions for digital advertising, announced the launch of ProgrammaticIQ, a data analytics platform that automates the aggregation of programmatic data and provides actionable insights for revenue…

Cheddar Taps Telaria’s Video Management Platform As SSP Partner to Scale Connected TV Advertising Programmatically

Telaria, the complete software platform to manage video advertising for premium publishers, announced that Cheddar, the leading post-cable networks company, has selected Telaria as a supply-side partner to boost monetization of its inventory, including connected TV (CTV). The partnership comes as Cheddar significantly expands its presence across video streaming platforms, smart TVs, and devices through partnerships with AT&T and Samsung, among others. Cheddar has two news networks, Cheddar Business and Cheddar News,…

Headway Acquires Mobile-First Programmatic Platform Smadex

Headway Reinforces Its Mobile Marketing Capabilities with Acquisition of Mobile-First Programmatic Platform Smadex Headway, a leading provider of mobile, programmatic, data and performance digital marketing solutions; business unit of Entravision Communications Corporation, announced the acquisition of mobile-first programmatic platform Smadex. Smadex technology allows advertisers to execute performance campaigns on mobile devices, using its machine learning engine to understand the best combination of creative assets,…

Centro Integrates with Tapad for Cross-Device Advertising Performance on Programmatic Platform

Marketers Using DSP Basis by Centro Can Leverage Tapad’s Technology for Extended Cross-device Reach Centro, a provider of enterprise-class software for digital advertising, announced that its Basis Programmatic Ad Platform has licensed Cross-device Marketing Technology from Tapad, the company reinventing personalization for the modern marketer. Media professionals using Basis can now drive better performance by identifying a person across the different devices he or she uses, serving ads in the most optimum environment,…

Centro Adds Real-Time Viewability Reporting from Pixalate in Programmatic Buying Platform

Pixalate Delivers Top-Grade Ad Protection Technology; Advertisers Can Optimize for Viewability Across Channels and Buying Tactics by Unifying Reports from Programmatic and Direct Buying Centro, a provider of enterprise-class software for digital advertising, today announced an integration with Pixalate to give users of its Basis programmatic ad platform real-time, post-bid viewability reporting. Pixalate is a global intelligence platform and ad fraud-protection provider offering a comprehensive suite of products that bring…

Global Programmatic Mobile Video Advertising Growing by 30% Quarterly: Chocolate Platform Report

Latest Data From Chocolate Marketplace Insights (CMI) Report Highlights Rapid Growth in In-App Video Ad Spend (+57%) and Full-Screen Video Ad Formats (+170%) Chocolate Platform, a global mobile video advertising company, announced the launch of Chocolate Marketplace Insights (CMI) report. The report provides latest trends and in-depth analysis on ad spend, top advertiser and publisher categories, ad formats and key metrics like viewability that are shaping the programmatic mobile video advertising landscape. The report…