Bixby Research and Analytics Turns to Rightpoint’s Technology Capabilities to Develop the First Comprehensive Platform Dedicated to…

Bixby Research and Analytics, a financial technology company that is modernizing information flow, announced that it has launched the first comprehensive web platform dedicated to the private debt market – and selected Rightpoint, a Genpact company, and the digital consultancy with technology at its core, for its experience design and development capabilities. The platform connects asset managers and hedge funds to real-time market moving news and financial information for companies in the private debt market. Over the…

Platinum Equity Acquires Marketing Technology Platform Centerfield, Completes Add-on Acquisition of Digital Ventures

Centerfield's World-Class Customer Acquisition Technology Poised for Additional Growth and Expansion Platinum Equity announced the acquisition of Centerfield, a technology-driven marketing and customer acquisition company. The firm also announced that Centerfield has acquired Digital Ventures, which operates leading web sites in home security, residential services, senior services and other verticals. Financial terms of the transactions were not disclosed. "Centerfield has delivered millions of customers and sales to…

Instreamatic Partners with Triton Digital to Accelerate Voice-Driven Audio Advertising

Instreamatic, the voice dialogue marketing platform that allows media companies and advertisers to measure, manage, and monetize audio content by utilizing interactive voice AI technology, announced a partnership with Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry. Through this partnership, Instreamatic is integrating its voice dialogue advertising technology into Triton Digital’s preeminent Advertising Server, enabling Triton’s clients to seamlessly deliver voice…

Get Ahead of Competition With New SocialPeta Advertising Intelligence Database

Essential Advertising Marketing Spy Tool - SocialPeta In today's hyper-competitive marketing environment, digital marketers need all the help they can get. For marketers looking for a foolproof tool to improve their marketing strategy without incurring high testing costs while gaining leverage over competitors, there is SocialPeta — an advertising spy tool designed to help digital marketers make smarter marketing decisions. How Does SocialPeta Work? So how exactly does SocialPeta manage to…

OUTFRONT Media Awarded Long-Term Advertising Contract By The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

OUTFRONT Media Inc. announced today that it has been awarded the advertising franchise for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority ("WMATA"). OUTFRONT Media has operated the current contract since July 2014.  The new contract will commence July 2020 with an initial 10-year term and two subsequent five-year extensions at WMATA's option. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview with Thomas Saunders, Chief Engineering Officer at Nash Washington, D.C. is the sixth largest market in the US according to…

Gojek and The Trade Desk Launch Advertising Partnership in Indonesia

First Online to Offline (O2O) Measurement Solution in South East Asia Bringing Partners’ Business Growth to the Next Level Gojek, Southeast Asia’s leading technology platform, and The Trade Desk, a global advertising technology leader, launch an exclusive partnership to provide advertisers with unprecedented insight into the impact of their online advertising campaigns on offline sale, which can improve the efficiency of marketing decision to boost business growth. This partnership marks the first Online to Offline (O2O)…

A New Decade Dawns – The Shaping of the Advertising Ecosystem

If you must look back at the past to see the future, 2019 will certainly help advertisers shape their future strategies. Privacy regulations, 5G, and new channels are all changes that will have a bearing on the shape of the advertising ecosystem as we move into a new decade. But looking back over the last 10 years, the digital industry has already made some immense changes – let’s see what we can look forward to in 2020 and beyond. Privacy – It’s Time to Lighten the Load The new year kicked off with the California Consumer…

Winterberry Group Research Finds US Advertising and Marketing Spend to Grow to Nearly $390 Billion in 2020, up More Than Seven Percent Over…

The Outlook for Data Driven Advertising & Marketing 2020 Sees “High Probability for Solid Growth”; Research Reviews the Trends Shaping the Landscape This Year Winterberry Group, a specialist management consultancy that supports growth initiatives in advertising, marketing, media, information and technology, today released new research: “The Outlook for Data Driven Advertising & Marketing 2020.” The annual research led by Bruce Biegel, senior managing partner of Winterberry Group, provides the spending forecasts…

Comscore Television Viewing Data Helps Predict Advertising Audience Decline

New Research Utilizes Artificial Neural Networks, Harnesses Comscore's Massive Television Viewing Database to Quantitatively Assess Influencing Factors Affecting Ad Avoidance Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting, and evaluating media across platforms, is excited to be collaborating with Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications researchers to identify the key variables that may determine advertising avoidance and audience dropoff during commercial airings. The partnership has…

Technology Veteran Bob Leo Joins Actifio as Vice President, Global Professional Services & Customer Success

Actifio, the pioneer of multi-cloud copy data management software, announced that technology industry veteran Bob Leo has joined the company as Vice President of Global Professional Services & Customer Success, reporting to Paul Forte, Actifio's Chief Revenue Officer. In this new role, Bob is focused on driving successful business outcomes for Actifio's customers and being a trusted partner in their data-driven transformation journey. Bob brings a unique perspective to his…

Fishbat Explains the Vital Role Patient Recruitment Advertising Will Play in 2020

With the start of a new year comes the launch of new promotional strategies for companies. This is no different for those that are active in the clinical trial recruitment space. Given the number of tools that can be used to boost engagement and enrollment rates, it can be difficult to know where to begin. To mitigate the process, fishbat explains the vital role patient recruitment advertising will play in 2020. One of the ways that patient recruitment advertising will play in 2020 is in how applicants are targeted. In…

STRATACACHE Announces Strategic Technology Partnership with Hakuhodo DY Holdings

Leading global marketing technology solutions provider STRATACACHE announced a strategic technology partnership with Hakuhodo DY Holdings, a well-established international marketing, advertising and communications company based in Japan, to jointly develop innovative customer engagement experiences to influence shopper behavior and drive digital transformation. This partnership comes in the midst of a retail evolution driven by shifting consumer demands, which is seeing more…

Cadent Appoints TV Ad Tech Vet Les Carter as Chief Technology Officer

Les Carter, Formerly VP of Advertising Engineering, Hulu, Joins Cadent to Lead Engineering Group Cadent, the advanced TV platform company, today named Les Carter as its new Chief Technology Officer. In his role as Chief Technology Officer, Carter will oversee all engineering and lead the development of Cadent's data-driven advertising solutions across cable, broadcast, addressable set-top video, as well as the integration of the recently acquired 4INFO over-the-top (OTT) and connected TV (CTV) video buying solutions into…

DXC Technology Names Global Delivery Head

DXC Technology  announced that Vinod Bagal, executive vice president, Global Transformation, will also head the company’s Global Delivery function. Bagal takes on the Delivery role from DXC senior vice president Samson David, who has decided to pursue other opportunities. Bagal will continue to report to company president and CEO Mike Salvino. His appointment is effective immediately. “The last few years have been a phenomenal journey, and the DXC delivery team has achieved a lot together,” David said. “Now it’s time…

Malvertising: How It Ruins a User’s Day, and Destroys Their Trust in Digital Advertising

It’s Saturday morning. You have just brewed your first (or second, or even third, no judgments here) cup of coffee, and now you’re lounging on the sofa, checking the local news on your phone. You encounter an ad on the page and suddenly, through no action of your own, you are forcefully redirected through a series of websites at rapid-fire speed, finally landing on a page offering you a $1,000 Amazon gift voucher, as long as you provide them some details, of course. Alternatively, you may have just arrived at your…

Doing the Work from the Outside In: Rewriting the Rules for Digital Advertising

Digital Advertising needs a shakeup. The only way to rebuild, to effect big, bold change, is to do the work from the outside in and rewrite the rules for Digital Advertising. The industry simply must come together around an end-to-end rules-based platform for Marketing that connects brands and agencies through tech to media and consumers with accountability and transparency at each point across the media supply chain. What does it mean to be a “rules-based” platform? In basic terms, the goal is to adopt high standards…

Radial is Recognized as a 2019 Technology Leader in the SPARK Matrix Analysis

Radial, a bpost company and a leader in omnichannel commerce technology and operations, has been ranked by global advisory and consulting firm Quadrant Knowledge Solutions amongst the 2019 technology leaders in its recently released "Market Outlook: Omnichannel OMS, 2019-2024, Worldwide," report. The Quadrant Knowledge Solutions study provides competitive analysis and a ranking of the leading Omnichannel OMS vendors in the form of its proprietary SPARK MatrixTM. Radial has received strong ratings across technology excellence…

Personalized, Emotional Marketing To Doctors Spurs 34% More Action Than Standard Industry Advertising

Doctors Are More Motivated to Treat Patients for the Better When Content Resonates Personally, Third Annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study Finds In a surprising twist on decades-long assumptions about what motivates doctor behavior, new research reveals that physicians respond more favorably to emotional, personal advertising than to rational, science-based communications that are the industry norm. This research comes from the third annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study. In contrast to the first and…

How Technology is Giving Customers Their Power Back

When it comes to emerging technology, most consumers are often quite fearful of this kind of change. Many are concerned that automation will eliminate thousands of jobs in the near future. Others fear that their private data can be bought and sold, putting them in danger or removing any sense of privacy from the internet. A great deal of consumers are also incredibly skeptical of Machine Learning, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence specifically. Only 35% of customers state that they are comfortable interacting with…

Leading Broadcast and Cable Networks Join Nielsen to Test Linear Addressable TV Advertising Platform

A+E Networks, AMC Networks, CBS, Discovery, FOX, NBCUniversal, WarnerMedia and other media publishers double down on addressable TV initiatives ahead of the 2020 Upfronts Nielsen announced the beta launch of its Addressable TV platform. As part of the beta, programmers including A+E Networks, AMC Networks, CBS, Discovery, FOX, NBCUniversal and WarnerMedia will test the solution by running addressable ad campaigns and evaluating how it interoperates with existing and evolving workflows. The beta program is underway and will…