Cheetah Digital Director of Analytics Jacob Davis Named to DMN’s 40 Under 40 List

In the Last Year, Davis’ Work Has Doubled The Company’s Analytics Revenue, and Grown the Cheetah Digital Team and Service Offering By More Than 50% Cheetah Digital, a global enterprise cross-channel marketing solutions provider, announced that Director of Analytics, Jacob Davis, has been recognized as one of DMN’s 2017 40 Under 40 winners. Each year, Direct Marketing News honors 40 young marketing executives who are reshaping and redefining the marketing industry. Driven by a dramatic uptick in client interest and a…

InsideSales.com Delivers Vision of ‘Predictive for All’

Enterprises Benefit from the Power of Real Artificial Intelligence InsideSales.com, the sales acceleration SaaS software leader, announced new artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning benefits in its latest versions of Predictive PowerDialer and Predictive Playbooks. These predictive features shorten and simplify the sales cycle while increasing revenue growth. “Our vision is clear—accelerate each step of the sales process to give our customers actionable predictive insights through the power of real AI…

Confirmit and Virgin Money Extend Ties for Customer Relationship Management

Confirmit Horizons Will Continue to Underpin the Award-Winning Customer Experience Programme Virgin Money, one of the UK’s leading financial services providers, has renewed its ongoing relationship with Confirmit to continue to support its highly successful Customer Experience programme. Virgin Money provides award-winning customer service to 3.3 million customers through a range of channels, including online and mobile, intermediaries, call centers, 74 stores and 7 lounges throughout the UK. Their Customer Experience…

dapulse Becomes monday.com to Reflect their Vision to Solve Work Challenges for All Teams

The New Name Signifies The Company’s Broader Commitment To Spark A Dialogue On How To Improve Working Together As Humans dapulse, one of the world’s fastest growing startups, announced it is renaming to monday.com. The new name signifies the company’s broader commitment to spark a dialogue on how to improve working together as humans. monday.com is a centralized platform for teams to manage every detail of their work, from high-level roadmap planning to the specifics of day-to-day tasks, while building a culture of…

Vemba Raises $6 Million in Series A-1 Funding from Time Warner Investments and Spotx

SpotX’s Investment Further Expands Vemba’s Relationship With The Video Advertising Platform Toronto-based Vemba announced that it has raised $6 million in series A-1 funding from Time Warner Investments and SpotX, with participation from existing investors Upfront Ventures and Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments. The funding will be used to further expand the company's technology offering for content owners and publishers and continue rollout of the platform to the world’s largest media companies. Global advertising…

Spotzer To Transform Service Experience For Global Customer Base With NewVoiceMedia

NewVoiceMedia’s Cloud Contact Centre Technology Integrates Seamlessly With Spotzer’s CRM Platform To Ensure All Customer Interactions Are Tracked And Service Levels Measured NewVoiceMedia, a leading provider of cloud contact centre and inside sales technology that enables businesses to have more successful conversations, is helping Spotzer enhance its contact centre operations and global customer service experience with its ContactWorld platform. Spotzer is a white-label provider of bespoke digital marketing solutions…

Live.Me Inc Releases Cheez, A New Social Video App

Cheez Introduces A Wide Range Of Interactive Features And A Revenue Model For Creators Live.me Inc, the developer behind leading live broadcasting video platform Live.me, announced the launch of Cheez, a new social video app for creating, sharing, and discovering short videos up to 17 seconds long. The app includes fun and unique functions like Dance Off, a game-like feature which displays a scrolling set of dance moves for users to replicate. The app then uses the front facing camera and image sensing technology to…

Astound Commerce Adds Digital Engagement Experts From Social Marketing Agency Groove

Astound Commerce Adds Customer Engagement And Social Marketing Services To Its Connected Commerce Suite Of Offerings Through Integration Of From Groove Astound Commerce, the world’s largest privately held digital commerce agency, has added customer engagement and social marketing services to its connected commerce suite of offerings through the integration of digital marketing experts from Groove, an award-winning digital and social marketing agency. With this addition, Astound Commerce now provides a comprehensive, fully…

LiveRamp Launches IdentityLink for Agencies

Marks Completion of LiveRamp’s Ecosystem-wide Identity Resolution Platform LiveRamp®, an Acxiom® company and leading provider of omnichannel identity resolution, announced the launch of IdentityLink™ for agencies. This solution allows agencies to scale people-based marketing capabilities across platforms and channels for their clients. The launch also marks the completion of a multi-year initiative to provide all of the key players in the marketing ecosystem - brands, technology platforms, data owners, publishers, and now…

Marchex Announces Accuracy Enhancements to Best-in-Class Conversation Analytics

Improves Components Of Speech Analytics Accuracy By Nearly 15%, Providing Actionable Insights From Phone Conversations Between Consumers And Brands Marchex, a leading provider of call analytics that drive, measure, and convert callers into customers, today announced new enhancements to its industry leading Marchex Speech Analytics solution, including updates to their Call DNA® user interface, which now accepts user input on Artificial Intelligence (AI) predicted outcomes. The direct in-app feedback from customers will…

Protagonist Announces New Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Powered Solutions to Give Marketers Empathy at Scale

New Suite of Narrative Analytics Solutions Allows Brands to Quantify and Utilize Beliefs for Higher Engagement Protagonist, the Narrative Analytics company, announced newly expanded capabilities for understanding and engaging with audiences, leveraging deeply held beliefs and communications across all forms of media. The new marketing and communications offerings add data-driven messaging, channel strategy development and brand signature tracking to the Protagonist Platform. Protagonist’s intellectual property,…

MediaRadar Launches Innovative Prospecting & Advertising Intelligence Platform for Agencies

Debuts Its First-Ever Solution For Agencies, Giving Them What They Need To Win Business From New Prospects And Grow Opportunities With Existing Clients MediaRadar, the leading advertising intelligence company, announced a brand-new platform to support new business development within advertising and media-buying agencies. MediaRadar has traditionally been used by media companies and adtech businesses such as The Wall Street Journal, Time Inc, Business Insider, Madison Logic, and Nativo. This is the first offering from the…

NetElixir Increases Team at Princeton Headquarters, Projects Fast-Paced Growth Throughout 2018

Company Also Expands To Midwest With New Center Of Digital Excellence Retail search marketing company NetElixir is increasing the size of its team at its headquarters in Princeton, NJ. Over the past year, the team has grown by about 50 percent and the company projects to double over the next 18 months. NetElixir provides digital marketing services to small and large retailers. The company has experienced its increased rate of growth due to its sharp focus on the retail industry and introducing digital marketing…

Leading global airline selects SandSIV’s VOC Hub To Manage Voice of Customer and Passenger Feedback

SandSIV’s Enterprise SaaS Platform Was Built From The Ground Up To Holistically Manage The Customer Experience SandSIV, the Customer Experience (CX) Platform provider, has announced that one of the world’s largest airlines has selected SandSIV’s VOC Hub to unify and analyse its entire feedback ecosystem. The carrier joins other major business-to-consumer (B2C) brands in harnessing SandSIV’s next-generation CX platform as a global hub for Voice of Customer (VOC) intelligence. Airlines have access to large amounts of…

Matthew Leger Joins Eyeota as Director, Agency Sales, Americas, to Strengthen US Sales Team

Leger Is Responsible For Developing Strategic Relationships With Some Of The Major Holding Companies In The Region Expanding its US sales team, Eyeota has Added Matthew Leger as its newest Director Of Agency Sales, Americas. Matthew is responsible for developing strategic relationships with some of the major holding companies in the region. He will report directly to Elizabeth Christensen, Managing Director, Americas. “With more than 15 years of experience working on data-driven media and unique data sets, I’m…

Tech Startup Qutee To Incentivize Key Influencers With Stake In The Business

Three Tech/Gaming Influencers Have Already Been Granted Stock In The World’s Most Advanced Digital Comments And Discussion Platform In an industry first, US/UK startup Qutee, developer of an advanced new data-driven comments platform for collecting digital community insights, has announced that it is offering key influencers a stake in the business as an incentive for growing its user base. The firm, whose platform is currently in beta, has already granted stock to emerging tech/gaming influencers – and committed Qutee…

SugarCRM Focuses on ‘Accelerated Innovation’ with New Cloud Offering

Company’s Fall ’17 Sugar Release Makes Selling A More Collaborative Exercise With Several Major Updates SugarCRMⓇ Inc., the company that helps organizations build better business relationships, announced today the general availability of the latest version of SugarⓇ On-Demand. The Fall ’17 update marks the beginning of accelerated innovation and more frequent cloud releases from SugarCRM. Sugar On-Demand is increasing its release cadence to quarterly, bringing the company’s latest innovations to customers faster.…

Reflektion Scores Additional $12 Million in Funding to Continue EMEA Expansion

Investment from Hasso Plattner, Battery Ventures and Clear Ventures Will Fuel the International Expansion of Reflektion's AI-Powered Solutions for the Retail Industry Reflektion, the leader in individualized personalization solutions for the retail industry, today announced it has raised $12 million in financing. With triple-digit growth in 2017, Reflektion will use the new investment to continue its rapid expansion into international markets—particularly in the EMEA region which accounts for 10 percent of its total…

S4m Partners with Integral Ad Science to Bolster Mobile Campaign Viewability Measurement

S4M Clients Worldwide Can Now Benefit From IAS’s Industry Leading Viewability Measurement On The FUSIO Campaign Dashboard S4M (Success for Mobile), a leading mobile programmatic technology, announced a global partnership with Integral Ad Science, the measurement and analytics company that empowers the advertising industry. FUSIO, S4M’s full stack programmatic platform, is now integrated with viewability measurement by IAS. S4M clients worldwide can now benefit from IAS’s industry leading viewability measurement on the…

DeepIntent Expands New York City Headquarters

Tony Sherry Joins As VP, Agency Partnerships And Engineering Team Grows DeepIntent, a marketing technology company powered by artificial intelligence, has expanded its headquarters in New York City, adding a senior member to the leadership team as well as building out its engineering and data science group. Over the past two months, DeepIntent has doubled in size and anticipates continuing that growth into 2018. Tony Sherry joins the DeepIntent team as Vice President of Agency Partnerships. Sherry is responsible for…