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Entravision Appoints Chris Munoz to Executive Vice President of National Sales

Entravision Communications Corporation, a leading global media and marketing technology company that engages consumers, announced today the appointment of Chris Munoz to the executive leadership team as the Executive Vice President of National Sales. Mr. Munoz will oversee Entravision's national spot television, national spot radio, network radio and national digital audio platforms. This appointment is effective as of June 1, 2020. "Chris is an experienced and accomplished executive in the media space and we are pleased…

Now Deploy VIDIZMO’s Video Platform Solutions Directly from Azure Marketplace

VIDIZMO LLC, a Microsoft IP co-sell ready gold partner recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management (EVCM), announced the availability of its live and on-demand video streaming and management solutions, digital asset media solution (DAM), and digital evidence management solution (DEM) for purchase and deployment directly from Azure Marketplace and Azure Government Marketplace within minutes. Built on top of the Azure cloud platform, which provides the compute, storage, networking, and…

Catering Content to the Muted Generation

Good storytelling is gold; great audio and video content cannot exist without it. The challenge is that even when we have that skill in spades, there are dozens of steps in the production and distribution process that have even the best scratching their heads. Ever-changing formats, codecs, platforms, and mobile viewing options are just a few things to consider to get the most out of the videos we work so hard on.  It’s hard not to think about how much it costs to create videos; how much my time is worth, my coworkers’,…

CitizenNet, Condé Nast’s Social Advertising Agency, Honored With Four Stevie Award Wins In The 2020 American Business Awards

Stevie winners will be celebrated during virtual awards ceremony on August 5 CitizenNet, Condé Nast's in-house social advertising agency and platform, has been named the winner of three Gold and one Silver Stevie® Awards in The 18th Annual American Business Awards. CitizenNet won Gold Stevie Awards in the New Product or Service Introduction of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year - Healthcare - Rx - Devices, and Health & Pharmaceuticals - Product categories. Additionally, they won a Silver Stevie Award in the…

Enhancing The Performance Of Facebook AdLibrary With A Browser Extension

AdLibrary Helper is a free Facebook ad spy tool. Its data comes from Facebook's official ad library As one of the leaders in social media platforms, Facebook always tries to offer something extraordinary to the advertisers. Its grant program for small businesses in this relentless pandemic is an obvious example in this regard. Apart from this laudable favor for small businesses, it also offers a handful of valuable resources for the advertisers. Facebook’s adlibrary is one such example. The library contains a collection of…

WTS International Unveils Refreshed Brand Identity

WTS International (WTS) unveiled its new brand identity. The rebrand was the result of a two-year-long strategic planning process led by the WTS International Board of Directors, under the leadership of Maggie Walsh, Chair of the International Board. The launch is a culmination of over a year of member and chapter leader feedback and stakeholder engagement to identify important brand attributes. The attributes and qualities of the new WTS brand identity echo the forward-thinking, inspiring, inclusive nature of WTS. The…

APCOA and HERE To Partner on Joint Digital Parking Initiative

Strategic collaboration around digital parking services and high-definition (HD) 3D indoor maps for the automotive industry and smart cities APCOA PARKING, Europe’s leading parking operator, and HERE Technologies, a leading location data and technology platform, today announced plans for a strategic technology and commercial partnership. Both companies intend to develop and commercialize digital parking services and HD indoor maps of parking facilities in Europe. To this end, they plan to combine their complementary…

As Wildfire Risk Increases, New PSAs Urge Americans to Recreate Safely Outdoors

The USDA Forest Service, the National Association of State Foresters and the Ad Council today announced a new public service advertising (PSA) campaign to help Americans recreate safely and responsibly outdoors. The new PSAs include wildfire prevention and safe recreation tips for families and individuals to keep in mind while enjoying public lands or their own backyards. "We want to welcome people back to their public lands, and we want it to be a safe experience for everyone," said Forest Service Chief Vicki…

LiveXLive and PodcastOne Team with Adam Carolla to Combine Stand-Up Comedy with Musical Performances in Live Streamed Video Podcast

Airing as Part of "Adam Carolla Is Unprepared" Stand-up Comedy Tour, Event Showcases New 'Music Meets Comedy' Franchise for LivexLive and PodcastOne LiveXLive Media, Inc. , a global digital media company focused on live entertainment, and PodcastOne, a leading subscription and advertiser-supported podcast network, announced today a first-of-its-kind live streamed and video podcast format combining stand-up comedy with musical performances in collaboration with Adam Carolla -- a Guiness World Record holder for "most…

Appinium Announces Major Update to the Most Effective Way for Salesforce Users to Leverage Video, Multimedia, and Learning

Appinium's technology makes them the only option for Salesforce users who want real-time marketing, sales enablement, learning and customer-service data, all in one place While there are currently multiple sales-enablement and video marketing options on the Salesforce platform, Appinium is the only one that offers comprehensive marketing, sales enablement, customer-success, and learning data build natively on Salesforce. Their ViewTrac app allows Salesforce users to view a wide range of data for video, podcasts,…

LiveU HEVC Technology Supports Unique Live Coverage of NASA Astronauts’ Journey to SpaceX Launch Pad for Historic Mission

Global news organizations can pick up live feeds from SpaceX Crew Dragon launch of NASA astronauts from American soil via LiveU Matrix  LiveU is proud to assist NASA TV with transmitting live video of the journey of NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley on the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, lifting off on a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center on May 27th. The historic event marks the first time US Astronauts travel to the International Space Station from US soil in nearly nine…

Interactive Content Rakes the Moolah: NextVR Sold to Apple?; Facebook Brings Home Giphy

The time spent on video and chat messaging platforms is rising. Lockdown has further fueled the growth in mobile-based digital interactions. Tech giants are in a ballistic race to acquire and test new-age capabilities in delivering interactive content for seamless experiences. Vlogging platforms like YouTube and Instagram have given us a fair share of celebrity moments already. But, with new AR VR technologies readily available to general masses, we should expect in the rapid spurt of neo-celebrity and influencer…

BroadbandTV Corp. Receives Certification from Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG)

TAG Certification Confirms BBTV’s Continued Efforts Against Digital Advertising Fraud BroadbandTV Corp. (BBTV), an enabling platform for content owners that is advancing the world through the distribution, management and monetization of content, is proud to announce that BBTV has joined the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) and has been awarded TAG certification. TAG was created in response to Digital Marketers who are fighting against ad fraud, ad piracy, and malware. TAG focuses on four core areas: eliminating…

Everything Has Changed: Brands Adapting to the New Post-Coronavirus Normal

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues along with the economic recession or depression that comes with it, brands around the world need to adapt their strategies quickly in a coronavirus world. The “new normal” has shifted drastically as consumers focus on social distancing, varying levels of quarantine, getting core essentials delivered and enabling online experiences from home. More than 22 million Americans have now filed for unemployment, others face work furloughs and many more are either sick or have a family member that…

Skullcandy Named A 2020 US Best Managed Company

Honor Exemplifies Skullcandy as a Leading Global Audio Brand Skullcandy Inc., the original lifestyle audio brand, has been honored with inclusion in the annual list of US Best Managed Companies in 2020. Sponsored by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal, the influential program recognizes 27 companies for their overall business performance relative to leading practices across strategy, execution, culture and finance. Marketing Technology News: Lightspeed Collaborates with the CQCD to Make Cloud Commerce More…

As More Sales Funnels Shut Down, New Options Emerge

MediaFast Helps Businesses Get in Front of Clients Amidst Social Distancing MediaFast has been creating video brochures long before the current shutdown, but they are especially relevant today as businesses must rely even more on video communication. "Video Brochures have the ability to fill your sales funnel even when you can no longer travel to conventions or meet in the same room. They allow Sales and Marketing teams to communicate from afar in a very memorable and engaging way," said MediaFast President, Amy Hafen.…

Media & Telecommunications Industry Veteran John R. Burbank Joins VIZIO Board of Directors

VIZIO, Inc., the #1 American-based TV brand and America’s #1 Sound Bar company, announces that John R. Burbank has been appointed as the newest independent member of the company’s Board of Directors. John brings years of experience in media, analytics, marketing and telecommunications that will help guide the company, and advise its management team to best leverage its TV and audio hardware as well as its SmartCast™ platform. Marketing Technology News: Alana CityStyleBot is the Stimulus to Save the High Street Post…

LIZHI App Launches Online Reading and Recitation Campaign to Honor the Spirit of China’s Youth Day

With support from the Recitation Association of Guangdong Radio and Television and many other social organizations, LIZHI INC. ("LIZHI" or the "LIZHI App"), a leading online UGC audio community and interactive audio entertainment platform in China, worked in partnership with ZAKER to launch an online reading and recitation campaign on China's Youth Day, honoring the memory of May 4th movement of 1919 by inviting young audiences to revisit this significant historic event once again with their voices. As a vibrant audio…

AIMS API Announces Collaboration with Universal Publishing Production Music

AIMS’ unique “similarity search” audio technology to be integrated on UPPM websites globally European AI-powered music recommendation and audio search company AIMS API (AIMS) is announcing an alliance with Universal Publishing Production Music (UPPM), the world’s leading production music company and a division of the Universal Music Group. The deal will see the implementation of AIMS similarity search technology on all UPPM websites globally, enabling the music company and its clients to search for songs by audio…

TechBytes with Paul Ryan, CTO at OpenX

Hi Paul, tell us more about your role and team you handle at OpenX. My role as CTO at OpenX covers a variety of functions across the business. Part of this involves overseeing and structuring internal tools and technology, looking at everything from the Cloud platform our business runs on (GCP) to the processes we set up to run our global help desk. I also oversee our Product team -- thinking about what we’re building and how that ties to benefits for our partners and revenue for OpenX. Whether looking at internal…