Versium Partners with LiveRamp to Launch AI Powered B2B Audience Segments

Solution Solves Long-Term Industry Problem of Effectively Targeting Business Decision Makers Versium, a leading AI predictive analytics technology company, announced a new partnership with LiveRamp, an Acxiom company and leading provider of omnichannel identity resolution. As part of the agreement Versium will launch powerful new AI-driven business decision-maker segments as part of a new B2B DMP. This fills a critical market gap by enabling offline business professional data, often contained within a company’s own CRM,…

SPARK Neuro Closes $13.5 Million Series A Funding Round with Star Studded Investor Lineup

A Lie Detector on Steroids, SPARK Neuro's Unmatched Ability to Evaluate Audience Engagement Provides Critical Data to Clients Including Hulu, Anheuser-Busch, Paramount, Clorox and More SPARK Neuro, the company revolutionizing the evaluation of audience engagement in advertising and entertainment, announced that it has secured a $13.5 million Series A financing round led by Thiel Capital with participation from actor and producer Will Smith and media and entertainment industry titan Michael Eisner's Tornante Company.…

Winclap Announces Partnership with Tapjoy

Combined Offerings Lead to Highly Sophisticated Targeting and Engagement Strategies Winclap , the SaaS for pricing analytics and marketing execution that helps mobile app marketers maximize their mobile campaigns, announced that Tapjoy, a leading provider of mobile engagement and monetization services for premium advertisers and app developers, has joined the Winclap Certified Partner Program. The partnership combines Winclap's ability to assess the real value each user brings to the marketer's business and calculate…

Interview with Jason VandeBoom, Founder and CEO, ActiveCampaign

"As marketers prepare for this ever evolving landscape where the customer’s experience comes first, it’s critical they understand the entire customer lifecycle and think about how to best communicate with a customer." Tell us about your role at ActiveCampaign and how you got here. What prompted you to launch a marketing automation company? I’m the founder and CEO of ActiveCampaign. I started consulting when I was a teenager, building websites and backend processes, so I’ve always been interested in creating solutions to…

Information Security – a Major Concern for Mid-Market Leaders: Deloitte Survey

Deloitte, in Its Sixth Annual Report, Explores Technology Trends That Drive Mid-Market and Private Companies in the Us Economy In a recent survey of mid-market companies, conducted by OnResearch, Deloitte examined trends that would determine how technology influences business decisions in this market. Titled ‘Technology in the mid-market: Embracing technology’, the survey tackles the talent dimensions of IT investments. This is the sixth annual report by Deloitte Private, for which the company surveyed 500 executives…

Nine Ways to Make Videos That Achieve Sales Closures

Audiences Are Shifting to Absorbing Content Through Video. This Shift Implies That Marketing Teams Need to Expand Their Content Marketing Campaigns to Text and Video. Martech Series Lists Nine Tips to Create Videos That Help in Closing Sales Faster Video content consumption is rising rapidly amongst consumers. This is a big opportunity for brands to showcase their products using videos. However, before getting into the creative process of creating personalized videos, publishers should have a basic understanding of the…

Fireside Chat with Sandie Overtveld

Sandie Overtveld talks about how sales professionals should train themselves to master sales automation, reporting and intelligence tools Know Me Please tell us about your role at Zendesk and about your career journey. I lead Zendesk's Asia Pacific & Japan Go-To-Market teams, helping our clients transform their customer service into meaningful customer engagement with beautifully simple solutions. Prior to Zendesk, I was at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Services, where I led the Microsoft Dynamics Service Line for…

Pegasystems Named a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms

Pegasystems Inc., the software company empowering customer engagement at the world's leading enterprises, announced it has been named a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms report for the third consecutive year. In the report, Gartner evaluated 19 Mobile App Development Platforms (MADP) vendors against 15 different criteria based on their ability to execute and completeness of vision. According to the report: "The MADP was first defined by Gartner in 2012 as a platform for…

TechBytes with Moses Velasco, Chief of Strategy, Socialbakers

Moses Velasco Chief of Strategy, Socialbakers In 2018, marketers have shown a remarkable inclination to develop content on Instagram. They have a great way to measure their marketing performance on Instagram with Socialbakers. We spoke to Socialbakers' Chief of Strategy, Moses Velasco about the core tenets of their Instagram Analytics Tool.Tell us about your role at Socialbakers and the team and technology that you handle. I am responsible for defining the strategy for Socialbakers. I work very closely with the…

Eros Now Announces Partnership With InMobi

Eros International PLC , a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, announced that Eros Now, it’s cutting-edge digital over-the-top (OTT) South Asian entertainment platform, has partnered with InMobi, a global provider of enterprise platforms for marketers. The association will enable advertisers to directly monetise on Eros Now’s video platform, which boasts an audience of over a 100 million registered users, dedicated to Bollywood and movie streaming. This exclusive partnership will give brands…

Clarabridge Announces Support for WhatsApp Business

New Solution Empowers Businesses Using Clarabridge CX Social to Connect with Customers Quickly and Easily Clarabridge, Inc., the leading provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions for the world’s top brands, announced it is an official solution provider for WhatsApp Business. Beginning with a limited availability roll out, selected brands using CX Social, a dedicated social media management product from Clarabridge, can now extend their customer service by communicating with their consumers via WhatsApp…

Google and Unity Partner to Boost Mobile Game Advertising

First-Of-Its-Kind Integration Gives Google Advertisers Direct Access to Unity’s Global Mobile Gaming Inventory Unity Technologies , creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, announced a strategic partnership with Google’s mobile advertising business, AdMob, that will change the way advertisers reach gamers on-the-go and help mobile game developers monetize their apps. With more than 50 percent of all new mobile games made on Unity, this partnership gives Google advertisers access to Unity’s…

Getty Images Launches AI Tool to Transform Search for Media Publishers

Getty Images and Vizual.AI Partner on 'Panels by Getty Images'; A New Search Experience Designed to Help Media Customers Find the Content They Need Fast Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, announced the release of Panels by Getty Images, a powerful new artificial intelligence tool for media publishers that recommends the best visual content to accompany a news article. Panels by Getty Images uses customizable filters and a self-improving algorithm that learns how an editor selects Getty Images' content,…

The End of Brand Demolition

Imagine a world where it’s considered okay for salespeople to follow customers out of a store and trail them from shop to shop, perhaps into a café and then from the mall to their home. Then what if the sales rep continued popping up for the next month, asking about the dress the shopper had looked out. Pretty outrageous? However, that’s the status quo created by adtech online. This is not normal. This is not good customer service or the best use of our brightest brains. It’s grubby, irritating and often fraudulent, with…

Ada Launches on the Genesys AppFoundry

Ada's Automated Chatbot Combines with Genesys Customer Experience Platform to Enable Enterprises to Provide Incredible 24/7 Customer Service Ada announced its leading customer service chabot is now available on the Genesys AppFoundry, a dedicated customer experience marketplace. Genesys is the global leader in omnichannel customer experience and contact center solutions that powers 25 billion of the world's best customer experiences each year. The AppFoundry allows Genesys customers from all market segments to…

Interview with Oksana Sokolovsky, Co-Founder and CEO, Io-Tahoe

"Visual search that ties objects to relative information will become one of the key enablers in data-driven sales."Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What made you launch Io-Tahoe? I fell in love with technology after I realized how powerful and enabling it can be. My passion for IT developed in the mid-1990s. I pursued my MS in Computer Science and started my career in Technology after completing my Masters in Psychology. Since then my passion has grown as I see modern technologies constantly evolving,…

Brandfolder Launches Smart CDN to Help Marketers, Operations Teams Quickly Serve Content, Apply Changes, Manage Digital Rights

Smart CDN Functionality Enables Brandfolder Users to Automatically Update Any Asset and Control Usage Rights, Regardless of Where It Resides Online As organizations develop new marketing strategies to encourage deeper engagement with customers, the one key constant – branding – has become intentionally dynamic: Logos are often temporary and iconic packaging changes. To remain agile, brands need to react quickly. Brandfolder unveiled Smart CDN, focusing on three critical features – the first of which automatically…

Aurea Email Marketing Revamps Cloud-Based Aurea Campaign Manager to Optimize Marketing Performance

Streamlined Interface and New Infrastructure Help Marketers Deepen Customer Engagement Aurea Email Marketing (AEM), which delivers robust customer engagement solutions, announced enhancements to AureaCampaign Manager, a cloud-based email marketing solution that enables companies to deeply engage customers in relevant and specific conversations. The new updates make it easier for marketers to create and manage successful high-volume email marketing campaigns with improved performance. Aurea Campaign Manager lets…

TV Time Launches Global Television Measurement Solution Across All OTT Platforms

TVLytics, TV Time’s Proprietary Global Analytics Platform, Is The Only Source For First-Party Viewing Patterns Across All Global OTT, Broadcast and Cable Networks And Across All Devices TV Time, the world’s largest TV tracking app, announced the launch of its TVLytics platform, a new television measurement solution that leverages billions of first-party data points from the TV Time consumer app to provide insights on viewing patterns and trends for today’s cross-platform television landscape. TVLytics offers the most…

Amplience Named “Hot Vendor” by Aragon Research

Leading Analyst Firm Predicts That by Year-End 2020, 50% of Enterprises Will Abandon Their Traditional Website Management Approach and Shift to Dynamic Experience Management Amplience, the global leader in cloud-based Content Management and Asset Management Software-as-a-Service, announced it has been included in the list of "Hot Vendors" in the "Hot Vendors in Dynamic Experience Management, 2018"report by Aragon Research, Inc. Aragon Research predicts that by year-end 2020, 50 percent of enterprises will abandon their…