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Urban Airship AI Marketing Orchestration Unveiled for Optimized Customer Engagement

Urban Airship's New Predictive Machine Learning and Intelligent Orchestration Allows Marketers to Effortlessly Coordinate Communications Across All Digital Channels and Reduce Costs Leading digital growth company for brands, Urban Airship has announced the extension of its open data and channels to support existing MarTech solutions, while adding new native support for triggered email and SMS notifications. Urban Airship AI Marketing Orchestration Allows Brands to Grow Beyond Contemporary Personalization Standards in an…

H Code Media Launches New Data-Driven Content Division

H Code Media Cracks the Code Delivering Culturally Relevant Content Marketing Campaigns to US Hispanics at Scale H Code Media, the leader in digital advertising for the US Hispanic market, announced the launch of a new division called H Code Studio — a full-service content studio combining the identity of a brand, the storytelling of a production house, and the scale of a digital platform. The studio will be led by Jeffrey Duque and Diana Pieretti, formerly of IM Studio+/Impremedia. This is the first time data science…

Mobile Marketing Association Germany Boosts Board Membership

The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) Germany Announces the Addition of Leading Companies to Its Board Including Verve and Walldecaux The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) Germany recently announced the addition of leading companies to its board including Verve, a leading location-based mobile marketing platform that connects advertisers with consumers to deliver successful business outcomes, and WallDecaux, outdoor advertising giant and part of the JCDecaux Group, the largest Out-of-home (OOH) advertising corporation…

Predictions Series 2018: Think of Tech (Not Necessarily AI) to Influence, Empathize, Connect, and Listen at Scale

Joe Hyland, CMO at ON24, On What 2018 Holds For The Martech Community In the age of rapid tech disruptions, we are looking at the genesis of more than one "revolution" in martech. Most marketers are shifting their focus from tech-based targeting to tech-based interactivity with their customers. Customer engagement in the most humane way is the theme for marketers in 2018. Further to our recent coverage in the Predictions Series 2018, ON24 CMO, Joe Hyland chose to dig deeper into what lessons marketers could take from…

TechBytes with Phil Ahad, Head, Products and Strategy, Toluna

Phil Ahad EVP, Head of Products and Strategy, Toluna We spoke to Phil Ahad, Head, Products and Strategy, Toluna, to understand how their DIY Quick Survey tool works.Tell us about your role at Toluna and the team you handle? The Toluna Digital group is tasked with identifying first look technology and trends that innovate the market research industry allowing our clients to do more sophisticated and complex research faster and easier than ever before. Toluna takes a very forward-looking approach to technology and…

Interview with Dave Sanderson, CEO, Nugit

"Marketing Intelligence tools that were supposed to deliver accessibility of data, such as business intelligence and dashboards, are not reaching far enough into organizations to make that data readily available to people who really need it."Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to start a data intelligence company? Before I was a Startup Entrepreneur I was a consultant at a global media group. My role was to analyse the data collected from marketing activities and come up with new ideas and…

Rakuten Marketing Affiliate Network Ranked Top Program for Seventh Consecutive Year

Innovation, Performance, and Strategy of Rakuten Marketing Affiliate Network Cited as Superior Qualities by Advertisers, Publishers, and Agencies  Rakuten Marketing, a leading technology company that enables brands to increase sales through data-driven marketing, today announced that its affiliate network has been named the world's top affiliate network for providing superior strategy and technology to brands and publishers. This is the seventh consecutive year it has received the honor based on a survey of more than…

Know Thy Customer, Know Thy Market: Helping Startups Succeed

Let’s imagine you have an idea for a business that seems bulletproof. You can’t find anyone who will tell you it’s not. With this confidence, you build a prototype, and by golly, it works. Your friends and colleagues love it, and it looks like there’s real potential here. The good life beckons. So you throw more of your own money, and maybe some more from other people, into the project and launch it. And it fails, miserably. What went wrong? Our budding entrepreneur put the cart before the horse and missed the parade.…

Vaki Games Finds New Breakthrough for Easily Creating VR Content

Vaki Games, a Specialist in VR, Released Their First Unity Plugin Cinext VR Runtime Editor Everyone working in the VR space knows how challenging and often tedious the process is to compose VR movies in a 2D space. Always switching between desktop and VR. With Cinext this is no longer a problem. Vaki Games, a specialist in VR, released their first unity plugin Cinext VR runtime editor. Cinext VR Runtime Editor is simple and easy to use tool that allows you to edit your scene geometry in VR. Also Read: …

The Virtual Reality Report Card

Where is VR Going, Who’s Doing What And What Is The Best Way For You To Use It For Marketing Or To Drive Leads. A Recap of What the Experts Had to Say ‘81% Of People Who Try VR Tell Their Friends About It’ Tyler Calder - CMO, Yulio Technologies: The best ways to use VR for marketing and/or to drive leads will depend on the nature of a business and what it’s trying to achieve. However, in my opinion, it should now be considered in every marketing conversation.  A few reasons why: Adoption is On The Rise Right now…

Tech vs. Touch: 4 Marketing Trends to Watch in 2018

Are we shaping technology, or is technology shaping us? The relationship between tech and human touch has changed the nature of marketing in ways that are unprecedented but still predictable. New technology motivates us to discover what is uniquely human, emotionally rich, and wildly creative. In turn, we push technology to relieve us of experiences that feel robotic, impersonal, and routine. This dynamic fuel some of 2018’s most important marketing trends. Archetypal branding The language of “customer experience,”…

Dark Data: The Untapped Resource Companies Need to Look Into

Industry Experts We Spoke to This Year Had a Lot of Insights on Dark Data. Here's a Comprehensive Look at What They Had to Share When it comes to any kind of data, things get serious in business scenarios. While Big Data has enjoyed a lot of attention so far, off late, Dark Data too has been slowly making the rounds in business conversations. What is Dark Data? Gartner Inc defines it as information assets that an organization collects, processes and stores in the course of its regular business activity, but fails to use…

Year-Ender 2017: Top 7 B2B Marketing Philosophies

 The Year-Ender Series Features a Round Up Of  The Top 7 B2B Marketing Philosophies of 2017 From Leading Business and Marketing Leaders in the  Technology Ecosystem Fantastic, fantastic…and fantastic!!! 2017 has been that kind of year for B2B marketers where everything they conceived turned into gold—be it sharing ideas through content, CMO interviews, TechBytes with top Product and Technology officers, and of course, the high-octane marketing and advertising events that we covered across the globe. With barely few hours…

Interview with Tyler Calder, Chief Marketing Officer, Yulio Technologies

"Whether it’s immersive storytelling, communication of complex spatial design, the showcasing of products in curated environments or virtual, ‘in-the-seat’ experiences, VR brings a heightened platform for translating ideas into experiences that people are engaged by." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to be part of a VR technology company? I’ve always been attracted to organizations that are trying to cross the chasm. First, this was with Eloqua and seeing some of…

A Letter From Our Founders

We created #paid in an effort to support people’s passion for creating engaging content, and enable the world to experience their photography and powerful storytelling on a day-to-day basis. After thousands of brand collaborations with #ThePaidCrew, we’re happy to see that we’re connecting the most creative minds with some of the most reputable, innovative, and forward-thinking brands in the world. To the urban photographers, the parent bloggers, the wanderlust explorers, the dedicated pet owners, the fitness gurus, the…

TechBytes with Andrew Toner, CTO, Amplero

Andrew Toner CTO, Amplero Marketers are beginning to amplify their efforts around building optimized customer lifetime value (CLV). What was humanly impossible for marketers to achieve for the most part of the decade is now within their grasp, thanks to the proliferation of Artificial Intelligence (AI). We chatted with Andrew Toner, Chief Technology Officer at Amplero, to know how marketers could derive better ROI from their data and analytics if they are AI-enabled and not AI-driven.MTS: Why do marketers feel that they…

Lionbridge Showcases Innovation and Thought Leadership at TAUS Annual Conference 2017

Offers Insight On Business Translation, Artificial Intelligence, Social Listening, Measurement And More; Hosts Contest Celebrating Innovation In The Language Industry Lionbridge Technologies, Inc, the world's most trusted global digital communications company, announced several of its company innovators will lead discussions and thought leadership sessions at the TAUS Annual Conference in San Jose, California. The TAUS Annual Conference unites industry insiders and newcomers to discuss the translation…

Interview with Volker Smid, CEO, Searchmetrics

"No enterprise can cope with 5400 companies in MarTech. Consolidation of data and platforms will ultimately create more value for the economic buyer." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here? What inspired you to be a part of a MarTech company? Marketing - more than any other department in enterprises - is drastically changing the way it operates, leveraging data and market-consumer insights. 6 Billion searches every day are consumer signals and demand patterns. We have only started in…

TechBytes with Timothy Sovay, Chief Operating Officer, CreatorIQ

Timothy Sovay Chief Operating Officer, CreatorIQ Influencer marketing, in 2017, is an undisputed engagement strategy for marketers to create branded stories and influence customer journeys. With a swelling hunger among brands to create and distribute user-generated content across omnichannel marketing platforms, we see a significant gap between what audiences want to see and what’s fed to them. We spoke to Timothy Sovay, Chief Operating Officer, CreatorIQ, to understand how the influencer marketing software solution…

Digital Transformation Leaders to Headline Tealium’s Digital Velocity San Francisco

The Event Headliners Include Speakers From Evernote, Beachbody, Facebook, Microsoft Tealium, the leader in real-time customer data solutions and enterprise tag management, has confirmed its line-up at Digital Velocity San Francisco. Digital transformation leaders to headline Digital Velocity San Francisco Taking place at Pier 27 on October 18th and the Grand Hyatt Hotel on October 19th, the two-day event will bring together industry influencers to explore the power of data – sharing ideas, advice and best practice…