Innovaccer Joins the AWS Partner Network Global Startup Program

Innovaccer announced that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) Global Startup Program. The APN Global Startup is a unique "white glove" support and go-to-market (GTM) Program for selected startup APN Partners, so that they can build on their AWS expertise, better serve shared customers, and accelerate their growth. To be selected for the APN Global Startup Program, Innovaccer has to meet pre-defined criteria, including a clear, demonstrated product-market fit for an innovative enterprise tech…

Announcing Pathr, the Industry’s First AI-powered Spatial Intelligence Platform

Formerly Brain of the Store, the Silicon Valley-based spatial analytics provider launches disruptive new location data solution, company name, and web destination at pathr.ai Pathr.ai, the industry's first and only Machine Learning (ML) enabled Spatial Intelligence platform using anonymous location data to drive real-time business insights, announced its recent name change and official company launch.  Pathr™, formerly known as Brain of the Store, helps entities across vertical industries better understand how the movement…

Informatica Launches Industry-first Data Management Innovations: AI-driven Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and Data Quality Cloud

New Solutions Enable Enterprises to Discover All Their Data; One-Stop-Shop for Accessing Enterprise Data; and Intelligent, Scalable Data Quality Via iPaaS Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader, announced extensive updates across its Intelligent Data Platform, powered by Informatica's AI-powered CLAIRE engine, enabling enterprises with leading data management solutions. The industry-first innovations include the launch of Informatica's Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and the industry's first Data…

The Circling Sharks of Deep Learning — Three Mistakes to Avoid

The popular TV show, Shark Tank, has a familiar formula. Business owners pitch their ideas to a panel of judges known as “sharks,” who have the option to invest in the company or turn the offer down. Some amazing products have launched on Shark Tank, but for every success, there are multiple failures. Many ridiculous ideas have crashed and burned — like the Ionic Ear, Bluetooth headphones that are surgically implanted into your ears. That’s just entertaining TV. The heartbreak comes when contestants use their pitch to…

Jennifer Hatton Promoted to Executive Vice President and Appointed to Follett’s Executive Committee

Follett Corporation announced the recent promotion of Jennifer Hatton to Executive Vice President of Retail Operations and Course Materials Solutions, and her appointment to the company's Executive Committee.  Reporting to Chief Operating Officer Clay Wahl, Hatton assumes expanded accountability for inventory management across the Follett enterprise as she continues to lead the company's 1,200 college campus retail store operations. "Jenn's breadth of experience at Follett, her…

RevJet Ad Experience Platform Now Supports Google Native Ads

Latest RevJet Integration Makes It Simple For Marketers To Deliver Compelling Ad Experiences to Billions of Gmail Users RevJet, the only unified platform that simplifies digital ad experience management for Fortune 500 marketers, today announced new capabilities to build, personalize, update, and manage Google native ads, including Gmail and Google Responsive Display. With this integration, marketers manage Google's social and native ads alongside ad creative across video and display channel campaigns  — all from RevJet's…

OneConnect Wins Prestigious Award at the 2019 Kotler Future Marketing Summit for Its Outstanding Global Marketing Efforts

OneConnect Financial Technology Co., Ltd (OneConnect), an associate company of Ping An Group, won the "Kotler New Marketing Year Successful Overseas Marketing Award" at the prestigious "2019 Kotler Future Marketing Summit" held in Beijing on 12 October. OneConnect's win is an affirmation of its outstanding global marketing efforts that successfully export Ping An's technologies to leading financial institutions outside of China within a short span of one year or so. Philip Kotler, known as the "father of modern…

TechBytes with Gian LaVecchia, SVP Brand Partnerships at DoubleVerify

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at DoubleVerify? At DoubleVerify, I’m currently the SVP, Brand Partnerships and Advertiser Sales for the Americas, including both operational and strategic leadership responsibilities across North and South America. DoubleVerify has experienced phenomenal growth over the last several years and has consistently demonstrated a pattern of true product excellence and superb customer service. I was brought in to the organization to help further fuel that…

Nielsen Welcomes Sandra Sims-Williams As Senior Vice President Of Diversity & Inclusion

Nielsen announced that Sandra Sims-Williams will join the company as Senior Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I), beginning January, 2020. In this role, Ms. Sims-Williams will lead Nielsen's D&I strategy and teams for both the Media and Connect sides of the business, through Nielsen's transition into two independent, publicly traded companies. As Senior Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, she will join the company's executive leadership team and will report to Nielsen's Chief Executive…

Conrad Electronic Germany Crafts Customer-Centric Pricing with Revionics Machine Learning-Based Price Optimization

Technology Innovator Leverages Category-Specific Price Elasticity to Deliver Business Impact Since its founding in 1923 by Max Conrad, Conrad Electronic has been a perennial market innovator delivering a huge assortment of electronics and technology to its growing consumer and business customer base. As one of Europe's leading multi-channel retailers of electronics and technology, Conrad's expansive assortment is designed to actively engage both its business customers – including industrial customers, professional…

McCloskey Motors Receives BBB’s Excellence In Customer Service Award

Used Car Dealer Wins BBB's Prestigious Award, 2 Years in a Row! Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado (BBB) announced the winners of the 2019 Excellence in Customer Service Awards during their 25th Annual BBB Excellence Awards Gala held at the Colorado Springs Marriott. McCloskey Motors Receives BBB's Excellence In Customer Service Award McCloskey Motors, Inc, celebrating its 30th year in business, was one of five winners to receive the prestigious Excellence in Customer Service…

Shutterstock’s 2020 Color Trends Report Predicts Colors on the Rise

Bold, Saturated Hues Are Expected to Dominate Many 2020 Creative Campaigns, Based on Data That Matches Pixels with Image Downloads. Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global technology company offering high-quality assets, tools and services through its creative platform, launched its 2020 Color Trends report. By analyzing billions of pixel data from images downloaded, and then mapping each pixel to its closest named hex code, the report reveals which colors had the greatest growth between 2018 and 2019, as well as local…

IEEE Computer Society’s Top 12 Technology Trends for 2020

AI@Edge, Non-Volatile Memory Products, and Digital Twins Lead the Disruptive 2020 Technology Outlook IEEE Computer Society (IEEE CS) tech experts unveil their annual predictions for the future of tech, presenting what they believe will be the most widely adopted technology trends in 2020. Six of the top 12 technology predictions have been developed into peer-reviewed articles published in Computer magazine's December issue, covering topics that include cognitive robotics, practical drone delivery, and digital twins.…

Shutterstock’s Global Contributor Community Surpasses $1 Billion in Earnings

More than 1 million artists, photographers, videographers and musicians around the world license their work through Shutterstock Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools and services, announced that its contributor base has reached $1 billion in earnings paid. The company released its Contributor Earnings Report, which breaks down the massive achievement shared among its global community of artists, photographers, videographers and…

Predictions Series: Top 10 Trends in Digital Advertising in 2020

As we approach the “visionary” year of 2020, we took a look at what the New Year has in store for the Digital Advertising industry. Here are key things to watch out for as you plan ahead and finalize your Marketing budgets. 1. Amazon Hits Its Stride 2019 was a phenomenal year for Amazon, supported by a record-breaking Prime Day and a highly successful back-to-school season. Brands have begun to understand the power of advertising on Amazon and the unique opportunity it offers to capture people at the beginning of their…

Datacoral Joins the AWS Partner Network Global Startup Program

Datacoral, data pipeline infrastructure for Amazon Web Services (AWS), announced today that it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN) Global Startup Program. The APN Global Startup is a unique "white glove" support and go-to-market (GTM) Program for selected startup APN Partners, so that they can build on their AWS expertise, better serve shared customers, and accelerate their growth. To be selected for the APN Global Startup Program, Datacoral has to meet pre-defined criteria, including a clear, demonstrated product…

Carvertise Expands as It “Drives” National Advertising Campaigns

Carvertise, an innovative advertising company, has announced plans to hire 50 people in Delaware.  The company, founded by Mac Nagaswami Macleod and Greg Star – both graduates of Horn Entrepreneurship at the University Delaware – has experienced 150% growth over the past three years.  Macleod presented Carvertise's growth strategy to the Council on Development Finance (CDF) today and was approved for a $290,000.00 performance-based grant from the Delaware Strategic Fund.…

Odaseva Announces Significant Enhancements to Its Data Governance Platform for Salesforce Users

Odaseva Increases Its Compliance Automation Apps to Include Several New Data Privacy Regulations Beyond GDPR, Adds Salesforce Marketing Cloud Support and Offers Ultra High Availability for Salesforce Odaseva, the award-winning unified cloud data compliance, protection, and operations platform for enterprises running Salesforce as a business-critical application, announced several new enhancements to its platform including increased compliance automation applications as well as support for the Salesforce Marketing Cloud…

Nearly Two in Five Irish Adults Have Not Updated Their Main Password in the Last 12 Months – OneLogin Research

Research published by OneLogin as it opens its new Dublin office and creates 30 new roles Nearly two in five Irish adults (39 percent) haven't updated their main password in the last 12 months, according to new research. The research, published by OneLogin, a global leader in identity and access management, finds that 20% of Irish adults haven't updated their passwords in over two years and a further five percent can't recall the last time they updated their passwords. The research was commissioned to mark the…

Tiger Pistol Adds Two Industry Product and Sales Veterans to Executive Leadership Team

Andrew Gilligan and Jason Johnson Tapped to Lead the Next Phase of Growth of Tiger Pistol's Social Advertising for Local Platform Tiger Pistol, the only social advertising platform that delivers local activation at global scale, recently expanded its executive leadership team with the addition of Andrew Gilligan as SVP, Product; and Jason Johnson as VP, Enterprise Sales. "Andrew's and Jason's hiring is part of Tiger Pistol's continued investment in operations, product…