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TechBytes with Carol Hamilton, Regional Director EMEAA Compliance and Fraud Solution at GBG

Tell us about your role/team at GBG? I am responsible for the Fraud and Compliance business across EMEAA at GBG, the global Identity Data intelligence Specialist. I have an International team that provides expertise to our customers, helping solve their fraud and compliance challenges. The team also delivers our solutions to customers ensuring they drive value and support a smooth client journey. What is GBG? How is it different from other Identity Data Intelligence companies? GBG helps 19,000 organizations across the…

PlaceIQ and FourthWall Media Partner to Connect TV Advertising with In-Store Visits

Two leading data innovators merge TV viewership and location intelligence to help marketers understand TV attribution and drive customer engagement FourthWall Media, a leader in television analytics, and PlaceIQ, the company building a new model of consumer behavior with aggregated location data, announced the launch of a unique partnership to help advertisers and brands see, measure, and improve the effectiveness of their TV advertising on in-store visitations. Powered by FourthWall's Reveal analytics platform, the…

Prediction Series 2019: Interview with Tyler Simmons, Managing Director APAC at Foursquare

Could you tell us what comes to mind when you look back at the decade, which technologies made the most profound impact on your work and career? For me, the biggest impact has been the proliferation and adoption of mobile phones. Back when I first started working in digital technology, the industry players always commented and even joked that this was going to be the “year of mobile,” but year after year that didn’t materialize. The tracking, targeting, and measurement was very fragmented, and no one really cracked what…

Syncsort Completes Acquisition of the Pitney Bowes Software and Data Business

Creates World-Class Data Management Software Company that Enables Enterprises Across All Major Industries to Maximize the Value of their Data Syncsort closed the acquisition of the Pitney Bowes software and data business, creating a powerhouse data management software company with more than 11,000 enterprise customers, $600 million in revenue and 2,000 employees worldwide. The new company brings an unmatched combination of scale, agility and breadth of portfolio to empower leading enterprises to gain a competitive…

Ping Identity Highlights the Addition of Board Members

Addition of Lisa Hook and Yancey Spruill Brings Decades of Public Company Executive Experience Ping Identity, a pioneer in Intelligent Identity solutions, highlights the appointments of Yancey Spruill and Lisa Hook to its board of directors prior to its recent initial public offering. “Their executive and board experience in both private and public sectors makes them valuable contributors to our growth and success.” Yancey Spruill is an experienced executive in the technology sector, and currently serves as the chief…

Salesforce Selects Esri as Key Geospatial Partner

The first sentence of the fifth paragraph should read: Salesforce Maps will be released at Dreamforce 2019 (instead of: Salesforce Maps will be released at Dreamforce 2019 and available for purchase in February). .@Esri selected by @Salesforce as key #geospatial provider #DF19 The corrected release reads: SALESFORCE SELECTS ESRI AS KEY GEOSPATIAL PARTNER Today at Dreamforce, Esri, the global leader in mapping and location intelligence, announced that Salesforce has selected Esri as the key geospatial partner for…

SiteZeus Names Jim Mizes, Retired Blaze Pizza CEO, to its Board of Directors

SiteZeus, the leading location intelligence software company, has named retired Blaze Pizza CEO and fast-casual visionary Jim Mizes to its Board of Directors. As a seasoned fast-casual restaurant leader, Mizes has successfully launched more than 1,000 new locations and spearheaded new innovative technology partnerships. His approach has enabled Blaze Pizza to quickly adapt to the ever-evolving needs of the customers, including but not limited to simplified online ordering and delivery services. "The addition of Jim…

Kochava and Cuebiq Partner to Measure the Impact of OOH Advertising in Driving App Downloads

For the first time, brands will have the ability to accurately attribute OOH campaigns to app downloads, similarly to mobile or desktop Today, brands can better understand the effectiveness of out-of-home (OOH) or digital out-of-home (DOOH) in driving app downloads than ever before. Kochava Inc., the industry leader providing real-time data solutions for mobile and connected devices, announced a partnership with leading consumer insights and measurement company, Cuebiq to combine Cuebiq's location intelligence with…

IRI and PlaceIQ Enter Next Phase of Alliance to Deliver Unparalleled Insight Into Consumer Path to Purchase

Solution Now Provides PlaceIQ’s Enhanced Location Intelligence into IRI’s Liquid Data Platform IRI, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies, and PlaceIQ, the company building a new model of consumer behavior with location data, announced the release of PlaceIQ’s anonymous foot traffic data within IRI’s unparalleled loyalty card and point-of-sale data assets. Integrating these two best-in-class data sets on the industry-leading IRI Liquid Data platform allows brands…

Syncsort Acquires Pitney Bowes’ Software Solutions Business to Create a Leading Data Management Platform

Transformational Acquisition Strengthens Data Quality Software Leadership Combines Best-in-Class Location Intelligence, Data Enrichment, Customer Information Management and Engagement Solutions with Powerful Data Integration and Optimization Software Syncsort, the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data software, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pitney Bowes’ Software Solutions business. Together, Syncsort and the Pitney Bowes software & data business becomes one of the largest data management…

Comscore and PlaceIQ Launch New Solution to Link TV and Digital Campaigns to Moviegoing Behaviors

Offering expands Comscore's Marketing Impact Suite to include moviegoing behaviors and diversifies Comscore's relationship with PlaceIQ Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, announced today the addition of a new offering within its suite of Marketing Impact solutions, Movie Lift. Developed in partnership with PlaceIQ – the company building a new model of consumer behavior with location data and insights – this solution helps media buyers and sellers better attribute the…

Fireside Chat with Mike Davie, CEO at Quadrant

Mike Davie talks about why must marketers be educated about the Data Economy Tell us about your role and journey into Marketing Technology. How did you arrive at Quadrant? While studying for my Master’s of Computer Information Systems at Boston University, I realized the potential for building a better system for data producers, vendors, and buyers. I was one of the first public beta users of Amazon Kinesis, an early project to collect, process and analyze real-time streaming data, and I have been focused on…

Informa Engage and 180byTwo Collaborate to Make Intent-based B2B Data Available to Marketers

Leverages Informa’s Top Tier Brand Data to Identify Customers Deep in the Buying Cycle to Generate Better Engagement Informa Engage, the global leader in marketing services, announces its highly engaged self-reported, first-party online and offline audience data is available through 180byTwo, the leader in B2B data solutions. 180bytwo’s eCHO B2B Technology Intent solution is powered by billions of Buying Intent Signals, Precise Location Intelligence, and advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI). This solution enables B2B…

Zeta Global and PlaceIQ Announce Strategic Partnership to Enhance the Zeta Data Cloud

Best-in-Class Location Data Improves Customer Experience and Marketer Results Zeta Global, a data-driven marketing technology company that helps brands acquire, grow and retain customer relationships, announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with PlaceIQ, the company building a new model of consumer behavior with location data and insights. As part of the partnership, the Zeta Data Cloud, and its 200+ million U.S. marketing profiles will now be integrated with industry-leading location audiences,…

Valassis’ Marketing Technology Platform Earns Tech Award

Esri Presents Special Achievement in GIS Award Valassis, the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement, announced it is the recipient of a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award from Esri, the global leader in location intelligence. Rooted in the science of geography, geographic information systems (GIS) is the framework for gathering, managing and analyzing data. The award, presented this week at the 2019 Esri User Conference, acknowledges transformative work by users of its technology. “Our powerful…

The Connected Car Is Poised for Acceleration and Hyper-Personalization

Like a New York City subway train at rush hour, new technologies advance in fits and stops. A breakthrough occurs, and then the next few years are spent perfecting it, until the next major upheaval. That’s the state of the current in-vogue concept, the “connected home.” Every imaginable product from toothbrushes to coffee makers is now being connected to the internet, whether that makes sense or not. Perhaps I’m unique, but I really don’t see a need to have my dentist receive a record of my brushing habits. One product…

Calendar-Based Scheduling Now Available for Geopointe on Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

New core product functionality to further improve mobile workforce productivity Geopointe, a leading provider of geolocation solutions for Salesforce, announced today it has added Calendar-Based Scheduling as core functionality to the Geopointe application available on Salesforce AppExchange. These new capabilities can further improve productivity for mobile sales and service workers and ultimately increase customer success. Mobile sales and service workers live by their calendars in order to see as many customers and…

Verve Releases SDK 4.0 To Supercharge The Revenue-Generating Power Of In-App Inventory

Verve's Sdk 4.0 Delivers a Trio of In-Demand Features for Publishers with Industry-Standard In-App Video and Display, Header-Bidding, and Open Measurement Verve, the leading platform for location-powered programmatic video and display marketing, announces the release of the Verve SDK 4.0 for Android and iOS. Lightweight and easy to integrate, with native support for all industry standard mobile ad formats and access to a breadth of demand sources, the new Verve SDK has been built from the ground up to enhance the…

Verve Releases SDK 4.0 To Supercharge The Revenue-Generating Power Of In-App Inventory

Verve's Sdk 4.0 Delivers a Trio of In-Demand Features for Publishers with Industry-Standard In-App Video and Display, Header-Bidding, and Open Measurement Verve, the leading platform for location-powered programmatic video and display marketing, today announces the release of the Verve SDK 4.0 for Android and iOS. Lightweight and easy to integrate, with native support for all industry standard mobile ad formats and access to a breadth of demand sources, the new Verve SDK has been built from the ground up to enhance the…

Cuebiq Launches Market-First Solution that Independently Verifies Data Provenance, User Consent & Ensures Privacy Compliance

Cuebiq Enables Users, Partners, and Customers to Perform or Request Third-Party Validation of Any Cuebiq Product, as Well as Validate Consent, While Preserving User Anonymity Offline consumer intelligence and measurement company, Cuebiq, announced the launch of its Cuebiq Consent Management and Data Provenance (CMDP) solution, which will enable publishers and advertisers to provide verifiable proof of their compliance with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act) in relation to…