Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest News, Insights, Funding and Updates

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from Vonage, PC Matic, Zenreach, Lifesight, H4 Technology, ZERØ, and Genesys AppFoundry. TP Vision to Transform Service Experience and Performance With Vonage’s Contact Centre and Speech Analytics Solutions Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, announced that TP Vision Europe B.V. has selected its contact centre and speech analytics solutions to better serve its…

WeVideo Makes It Easy for Businesses to Build and Share Their Brand Everywhere Through Video with New Branding Feature

WeVideo, a leading cloud-based video creation platform for business, education, and everyday creators, adds new branding feature to their extensive feature set. The branding tool, available immediately, provides users with a quick and easy way for businesses of all sizes to add their unique branding to video content they create. As a critical piece to any company’s growth and success, branding is essential to building trust with audiences and building a connection with consumers. Unique and consistent branding helps…

Televerde Wins Impact Sourcing Award from IAOP and The Rockefeller Foundation

Award Recognizes Televerde’s Work to Promote Impact Sourcing Through Intentional Hiring Televerde, the first and only fully integrated sales and marketing technology organization with a proven execution model for generating demand and accelerating sales through data intelligence, marketing technology and the human touch, has been named a 2020 Global Impacting Sourcing Award (GISA) recipient. The awards, jointly given by IAOP and The Rockefeller Foundation, recognize organizations impacting local communities by creating…

Vevo Partners With TVision to Track Engagement for its Streaming Video Content

Partnership Gives Vevo More Insight Into How Vevo Users Engage with Content TVision, the leader in TV performance metrics, and Vevo, the world’s largest all-premium music video provider, announced a partnership in which TVision’s data helps Vevo understand how viewers engage with their content. Users watch more than 1.1 billion hours of Vevo music videos per month, and engage with 450,000 videos across YouTube, Roku, Apple TV and more. But these impressive numbers only tell part of the story for Vevo’s brand clients that…

TP Vision to Transform Service Experience and Performance With Vonage’s Contact Centre and Speech Analytics Solutions

Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, announced that TP Vision Europe B.V. has selected its contact centre and speech analytics solutions to better serve its customer-base by delivering exceptional experiences. Based in the Netherlands, TP Vision is a consumer electronics key player in the world of audio visual digital entertainment focusing on developing, manufacturing and marketing Philips branded TV sets (Europe, Russia, Middle East, South America, India and selected countries in Asia-Pacific) and…

Atmosphere Announces New Channels on Free Streaming Platform

Red Bull, America’s Funniest Videos, QuickTake by Bloomberg, GameSprout and AirVuz Join the Largest Streaming Platform for Businesses Atmosphere, the free streaming service for businesses, known for its bundle of TV channels including flagship channel, CHIVE TV, announced the launch of five new partner channels on its platform. Red Bull TV, AFV TV (America’s Funniest Videos), QuickTake by Bloomberg, GameSprout TV and Drone TV join the streaming service currently available in over 7,000 businesses streaming over 100,000…

8×8 Contact Center Adds Secure Payment Process and Quality Management Capabilities, Wins CUSTOMER Magazine 2019 Customer Experience…

8x8, Inc., a leading integrated cloud communications platform, announced new capabilities for its 8x8 Contact Center solution as well as recognition from TMC, a global, integrated media company, which named 8x8 Contact Center as a 2019 Customer Experience Innovation Award winner, presented by TMC’s CUSTOMER magazine. With 8x8 Contact Center, companies can significantly boost agent engagement, collaboration, and productivity. The Winter ‘20 Release delivers new features and capabilities to further help companies, including…

Gong and Sandler Training Partner for Measurable, Data-Driven Sales Learning Programs

Leader in Revenue Intelligence and Leader in B2B Sales Come Together to Help Customers Succeed Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to replace opinions with true customer reality and transform revenue teams, announced a partnership with Sandler Training, the largest sales, management, and leadership training organization in the world in order to help revenue teams learn and implement data-driven practices. As a global award-winning leader, Sandler is focused on helping its…

Frontify Raises $22.3 Million Led by EQT Ventures to Accelerate Growth and Development of Brand Management Platform

Swiss-Based SaaS Company Poised to Take Brand Management to the Next Level, With Its Must-Have Business Software for Global Brands of All Sizes, Focusing on an Expansion of Its Digital Brand Management Solutions for Teams Brand management platform Frontify has raised a $22.3 million Series B funding round led by the EQT Ventures fund (“EQT Ventures”) with participation from existing investors, including Blossom Capital, Datartis Ventures and Thomas Dübendorfer, Tenderloin Ventures, and Myke Näf. The funding will be used for…

Acuant Partners with Nikia Dx to Bolster Financial Services Security and Compliance Offerings

Acuant, a Leading Global Provider of Identity Verification Solutions, Announced a Partnership With Nikia Dx to Serve the Company’s Extensive Client Network, Including Leading Insurance, Financial Services and Utility Companies Acuant, a leading global provider of identity verification solutions, announced a partnership with Nikia Dx to serve the company’s extensive client network, including leading insurance, financial services and utility companies. "We are focused on realizing the promise of customer engagement for our…

SOPHOLA, Inc Brings AdScale Enterprise Digital Ad Optimisation Platform to Thailand Through Partnership with Primal

SOPHOLA, Inc. and Primal Are Delighted to Announce That They Today Entered Into an Agreement to Bring the Ad Optimisation Platform AdScale to the Thai Market. Primal, a Leading Digital Agency, Is the First in Thailand to Use AdScale to Optimise Client Accounts SOPHOLA, Inc. and Primal are delighted to announce that they entered into an agreement to bring the ad optimisation platform AdScale to the Thai market. Primal, a leading digital agency, is the first in Thailand to use AdScale to optimise client accounts. The…

Xignite Now Available in AWS Data Exchange

Provides Easy Access to End-of-Day and Historical Stock Price Data Xignite, Inc. announced their financial data APIs  are now available in AWS Data Exchange, a new service that makes it easy for millions of Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers to securely find, subscribe to, and use third-party data in the cloud. Xignite is providing AWS Data Exchange customers with end-of-day and historical equities and ETFs trading on North American exchanges: In addition to closing prices, the data includes open, high, low, volume, and…

Meredith Corporation And US Farmers & Ranchers Alliance Partner To Launch Content Platform

New Digital Content Initiative Leverages Real-Time Data to Explore Trends and Topics Critical to the Food & Agricultural Value Chain and Consumers Nationwide Meredith Corporation, the leading media and marketing company reaching more than 180 million American consumers, in partnership with U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), announced the launch of a new dedicated content platform covering real-time trends and topics important to the entire food and agriculture ecosystem and consumers nationwide this spring…

Veritonic Partners With Podsights And LeadsRx To Give Brands End-To-End Insight Into The Effectiveness Of Their Audio Campaigns

Partnership Connects Attribution with Pre-market Audio Creative Measurement for 'Full-Flight' Performance Analysis of Podcast, Radio and TV Campaigns Veritonic, the audio intelligence platform, announced that it has integrated leading cross-channel marketing attribution technologies LeadsRx and Podsights into its audio analytics suite. Combining post-flight performance analysis with pre-market creative intelligence, the partnership gives marketers access to a 360-degree view of the effectiveness of their audio marketing.…

Monsido Announces $16.9 Million Investment by Level Equity and Vaekstfonden

Funding to Accelerate Development of the Company's Web Governance Platform and Expansion Into New Markets Monsido, a leader in web governance solutions that enhance user experience, announced it has secured $16.9 million in funding from Level Equity, a growth equity firm based in New York and San Francisco, and Vaekstfonden, the Danish state investment fund. Monsido will use the new capital to continue to develop its platform and expand in North American, EU, and Asia-Pacific markets. Monsido has quickly grown since…

Pinpoint Predictive Thinkalike Targeting – Beta Program

Pinpoint Predictive announced the launch of its Thinkalike® Targeting Beta Program, a service that enables Facebook advertisers to improve the targeting and performance of their Custom Audience campaigns. Beta Program participants will receive a free audience analysis and campaign targeting insights, either via the Pinpoint customer success team, or directly via the Shopper Personality app on Shopify. Thinkalike® Targeting Beta Program enables Facebook advertisers to improve the targeting and…

LiveVox Announces Acquisition of SpeechIQ

LiveVox, the leading provider of customer service and digital engagement tools, today announced the acquisition of SpeechIQ. “Their capabilities continue to fulfill our pledge to make digital transformation easier for our clients.” SpeechIQ is an AI-driven speech analytics and quality assurance platform that will enable LiveVox to substantially strengthen its WFO application suite. Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, SpeechIQ is an easy-to-use, cost-effective solution that helps drive agent productivity,…

Smartsheet Partners with Acumatica to Deliver Enterprise-Grade Business Management Platform

Smartsheet, the platform for enterprise achievement, announced its partnership with Acumatica, the world’s fastest-growing cloud ERP company, to deliver a cohesive customer experience that manages critical operations and workflows that drive business forward. “Through our combined solutions, companies of all sizes across a variety of industries now have a robust platform that enables enterprise execution allowing them to achieve more every day.” This partnership builds on the existing Smartsheet and Acumatica platform…

H2O.ai Empowers MarketAxess to Innovate and Inform Trading Strategies

MarketAxess Composite+ Recognized by Industry Experts for its Use of AI H2O.ai, the open source leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), announced that its open source platform, H2O, provides critical machine learning capabilities to MarketAxess, the operator of a leading electronic trading platform for fixed-income securities and the provider of market data and post-trade services for the global fixed-income markets. MarketAxess’ Composite+, powered by H2O open source, delivers greater insight…

Minute Media Acquires FanSided from Meredith Corporation

Fandom-Focused Sports & Lifestyle Publisher to Expand Minute Media’s Position of Strength in the Us Sports Digital Media Market Minute Media, a leading global technology and digital publishing platform, announced it has acquired FanSided from Meredith Corporation, marking the fourth acquisition for Minute Media over the past 18 months. FanSided is one of the fastest growing platforms of sports and lifestyle digital properties, with more than 300 destinations focused on specific professional sports teams, college…