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PadSquad Kicks Off 2020 with Shop, a First-to-Market Shoppable eCommerce Advertising Experience for Mobile

PadSquad, in partnership with Shoppable, announces the launch of Shop by PadSquad, an exclusive solution with the first universal checkout technology for advertising on the mobile web. Shop by PadSquad offers an end-to-end shopping experience that streamlines the path to purchase while providing brands with valuable insights into consumer buying behaviors. Marketing Technology News: Evergage Jumps into the Salesforce Economy; Bought to Improve Hyper-Personalization in Sales Shop by PadSquad provides consumers with a…

Is In-Game Advertising the Next Big Thing in AdTech?

Back in 2008, Barack Obama (then Senator) achieved a sort of firsts when his presidential campaign ads appeared in the popular EA game Burnout Paradise on Xbox 360. A billboard message inside the game encouraged players to register to vote. Obama realized back then what many brands are taking note of today: young audiences of 18 to 34-year-olds — which represent the core gamer group — are getting harder to reach via traditional advertising mediums such as television, and are instead spending a considerable amount of time…

Amazon wins at the 2020 Kellogg School Super Bowl Advertising Review

Hard Rock and Squarespace Fumble During the Big Game Amazon is a big winner in strategic ad rankings with its “#BeforeAlexa” ad in the 16th consecutive Kellogg School Super Bowl Advertising Review. Other brands that earned top marks include Facebook, Cheetos, Hyundai, T-Mobile and Google. Not all advertisers had winning spots, Pringles, Squarespace and Hard Rock received low grades for less effective advertising during this year’s Super Bowl. “Amazon is the winning ad this year with its ‘#BeforeAlexa’ spot because it…

Jumio and CIMB Bank PH Team up to Provide Filipinos Unmatched Digital Onboarding Experience With AI-Powered Identity Verification Technology

Jumio helps CIMB Bank Philippines onboard new mobile banking customers while protecting against fraud and meeting strict compliance mandates Jumio, the leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and authentication solutions, has partnered with CIMB Bank Philippines’ all-digital bank to provide a simple, hassle-free and convenient digital onboarding solution to Filipinos. In its first full year of formal operations, CIMB Bank Philippines signed in almost 2 million Filipinos via the CIMB Bank PH…

Dailymotion Partners with White Ops to Enable 100% Human Verification of Programmatic Advertising Interactions on their Video Platform

With White Ops Advertising Integrity solution blocking sophisticated bots, invalid traffic and fraudulent impressions in programmatic advertising, Dailymotion deepens focus on the trusted advertising ecosystem Dailymotion, a Vivendi-owned video platform dedicated to creating a trusted home for premium video content that matters, and White Ops, the global leader in sophisticated bot mitigation, announced an enhanced partnership that will protect Dailymotion’s programmatic advertising on its global video platform from…

DXC Technology Names Chris Drumgoole as Chief Information Officer

DXC Technology announced that Chris Drumgoole has been named executive vice president and chief information officer. Drumgoole, who previously served as chief information officer at GE, will report to Mike Salvino, DXC’s president and chief executive officer. Drumgoole’s appointment represents the seventh addition to Salvino’s senior leadership team since he became CEO in September of last year. In his role, Drumgoole will lead DXC’s global IT strategy and operations, helping the company meet and exceed the technology…

Portland Advertising Agency Reintroduces Itself As Rain

Updated Brand Embraces the Company's Geographic Roots and Promise of Transformational Growth to Clients The leading direct-to-consumer advertising agency, R2C Group is reintroducing itself as Rain, the growth agency. The comprehensive rebrand emphasizes the company's long-standing focus of driving transformational growth for DTC companies. Today, the fully integrated agency unveils a new identity and positioning. CEO and co-founder Michelle Cardinal leads the agency through this evolution of the company, which is…

Fishbat Discusses Top 5 Considerations for Building Digital Ad Campaigns for Clinical Trial Advertising

From real estate agencies to public relations firms to clinical trial patient recruitment companies, ad campaigns lead to long-term awareness and revenue. There are many companies that haven't considered digital media as a promotional tool. To this end, digital ads will be recommended. In their ongoing efforts to assist businesses with their marketing strategies, fishbat discusses top 5 considerations for building digital ad campaigns for clinical trial advertising. Marketing Technology News: AudioGO Ad Buying Platform…

Firefly Expands to Miami to Supercharge Super Bowl Advertising

Firefly, an Uber competitor in the taxi and rideshare vehicle management market, announced the expansion of its operations to Miami, Florida, a quickly-growing top media market. With screens rolling out this month, the company enables brands to supercharge advertising around the locally-hosted Super Bowl, the nation’s most-watched sports event of the year. Additionally, the company has taken the launch of its sixth city to clarify its approach to data. Of equal import to the athleticism celebrated at the annual event,…

Two Thirds of Advertising Campaigns Lack Personalised Experiences as Marketers Struggle With Multi-National Challenge

Rakuten Marketing data highlights the importance of smarter marketing investment as new media opportunities and international sales peaks dominate 2020 aspirations New research by Rakuten Marketing finds UK marketers estimate just one in three campaigns (33%) are personalised ad campaigns, meaning many are still relying on content that cannot be changed to suit the needs of specific consumers. This is all the more pertinent as the continued migration away from cookie-based advertising in 2020 is pushing marketers…

Perion Appoints Shai Alfandary as General Manager, Advertising Cloud Platform

Enterprise Software Visionary to Lead Perion Efforts Productized Synchronized Digital Branding Solution Perion Network Ltd., a global technology company that delivers its Synchronized Digital Branding solution across the three main pillars of digital advertising - ad search, social media and display / video advertising – announced that Shai Alfandary has been appointed General Manager of Perion’s Advertising Cloud Platform. Mr. Alfandary brings two decades of enterprise software leadership to Perion, where he will be…

H4 Technology Partners with Paramount Management Group to offer ACO Analytics and Data Management Services

H4 Technology has announced that it has partnered with Paramount Management Group (PMG) to provide Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) decision support, analytic, and data management solutions paired with management services with a focus to improve outcomes, lower cost and mitigate downside risk. At the beginning of the year, Clarkson Regional Health Services joined Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska in a partnership with Think Whole Person Healthcare.  Paramount Management Group is a subsidiary of Clarkson Regional…

Canadian Advertising Agencies Lead Transparency Revolution for Ad Cost Benchmarking

In partnership with SQAD, Canadian Advertisers become world leaders for transparent cost benchmarking and negotiation equity A first-of-its-kind Canadian ad cost data platform was announced today by SQAD, LLC – the leading provider of advanced media planning software and transaction-based ad cost data. The platform, MediaCosts: Canada, aggregates negotiated market ad cost values for conventional National TV, Selective and Specialty TV, as well as Radio advertising, exclusively for data-contributing advertising agencies,…

Blockchain Solutions Providers Aqilliz and Lucidity Partner to Bring Greater Authenticity to the Advertising Sector

By building on leading blockchain platform Zilliqa, the product will be backed by enterprise-grade security and scalability standards Aqilliz, a blockchain solutions provider for the digital marketing ecosystem, and Lucidity, a leading blockchain-enabled digital advertising verification platform, together announced a global collaboration that looks to bring greater authenticity to the US$333.25 billion digital advertising sector. The product will integrate Lucidity’s existing technology with Zilliqa’s high-security, high…

Dynata Releases 2020 Global Trends Report, Highlighting Changing Consumer Attitudes on Climate Change, Technology Adoption, Privacy and…

Second Annual Look at Consumer Sentiment and Opinion Offers Deeper Dive Into the Global Trends That Drive Attitudes and Behaviors Dynata, the world’s largest first-party data and insights platform, announced its 2020 Global Trends Report, a global study of the opinions, attitudes and behaviors of people driving the cultural, social, economic, and technological trends that impact our daily lives, including climate change, technology adoption, and privacy and trust. Now in its second annual edition, the 2020 Global Trends…

Demandbase Optimizes Marketing Spend With Automated Advertising

Dynamic Audiences Enables Marketers to Automate Advertising and Marketing Campaigns, Saving Time and Money Demandbase, the leader in Account-Based Marketing (ABM), announced the availability of Dynamic Audiences feature to its flagship ABM Platform, enabling B2B marketers to automate their advertising and marketing campaigns. Dynamic Audiences empowers marketers to optimize their ABM strategy by automatically updating campaign audiences with the most relevant target accounts, based on CRM updates, recent offsite intent…

Advertising Tech for Audiovisual Media, Brand Marketing Priorities According to Portada’s New Survey

Portada's Survey "What Brand Marketers Need From Martech in 2020", Has Found That Advertising Technologies for Audiovisual Media (Addressable TV, Video, Digital Audio and Display, and Programmatic) Are the Main Investments Items for Brand Marketing in 2020 Portada has conducted a poll to explore in which martech areas marketers plan to invest more in 2020. The survey "What Brand Marketers Need from MarTech in 2020" sheds light on the structure of the growth of MarTech expenditures. Based on a poll of 100 brand marketers…

Aki Technologies Purchases Eyeview’s Video Personalization Technology to Bolster Leadership in Moment Marketing

Mobile Advertising Leader Invests in Tech Patents, Empowering Brands to Deliver Millions of Permutations of Video Ads to Consumers Video optimization and personalization just got easier now that Aki Technologies, the leading provider of mobile moment marketing, has completed its acquisition of the intellectual property of Eyeview, the pioneering video marketing company founded with the aim of delivering 1:1 personalized video in order to drive sales for leading brands. Aki will integrate Eyeview’s technology into its…

Out of Home Advertising Association of America Launches Biweekly News Service

OOH Smartbrief to Cover out of Home Advertising News, Best Practices and Top Campaigns On Jan. 21, the Out of Home Advertising Association of America (OAAA) and SmartBrief launched a twice-weekly news service: OOH SmartBrief. “In an age of ever-increasing media fragmentation, OOH advertising is more relevant and powerful than ever because it reaches people wherever they consume media” OOH SmartBrief shares the most important news affecting the out of home (OOH) advertising industry, including ad trends, industry…

MGI Acquires Verve Wireless To Advance Its Market Position In Programmatic Mobile Location Display And Video Advertising

Media and Games Invest or MGI announced that its subsidiary gamigo AG agreed on acquiring Verve Wireless, Inc.'s business. Verve is a leading North American Mobile Location data platform for location-based programmatic video and display marketing. Technology is actively used to create efficiency improvements and competitive advantages within the group. Synergy and integration potentials are important criteria for the expansion of the portfolio. MGI is a fast and profitably growing company focusing on a "buy,…