Thryv, Inc. CEO Joe Walsh Featured on “Borrell’s Local Marketing Trends” Podcast

Thryv CEO and President Joe Walsh joined Gordon Borrell and Corey Elliott, hosts of the Local Marketing Trends podcast, for a look at small businesses and how the tools they use to run and grow have changed – from printed yellow pages directories to digital marketing solutions and, most recently, Software as a Service (SaaS). In Episode 13: Tough Lessons on Transformation from a Guy in the Hotseat – Thryv CEO Joe Walsh, Walsh discusses the steps his company has taken to control the decline of the print product, tackle…

Sentrium’s VyOS Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Microsoft Azure customers worldwide now gain access to VyOS to take advantage of the scalability, reliability, and agility of Azure to drive application development and shape business strategies Sentrium announced the availability of VyOS in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. VyOS customers can now take advantage of the productive and trusted Azure cloud platform, with streamlined deployment and management. VyOS is an open-source network operating system…

ManifestSeven Acquires The People’s Kush, Further Expanding Retail Reach

Cannabis delivery service provides access to broader Sacramento market ManifestSeven (“M7” or the “Company”), California’s first integrated omnichannel platform for legal cannabis, announced the acquisition of The People’s Kush, a legal cannabis delivery service based in Davis, California. The People’s Kush will be integrated into M7’s retail arm Weden, which has storefront and delivery operations across the state, and will help drive operational expansion into areas ranging from Napa Valley in the southwest to the…

TA Digital’s Ed Kapuscinski Wins Sitecore Most Valuable Professional Award

Elite distinction awarded for commitment and dedication to the Sitecore community TA Digital, a full-service digital transformation solutions and services provider, announced that Ed Kapuscinski, Sr. .NET Architect, has been named a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in the Ambassador category by Sitecore, a global leader in digital experience management software. Ed Kapuscinski was one of only 97 Ambassadors worldwide to be named a Sitecore MVP this year. Recognizing professionals within the Sitecore community who…

Coveo Professional Services Team Named ‘Best-of-the-Best’

SPI Research acknowledges Coveo as a top performer in its annual PS Maturity Benchmark Coveo, the Experience Intelligence Platform leader, has been recognized as one of the “Best-of-the-Best” in Professional Services by SPI Research, the leading technology research services firm. Competing against 513 organizations, Coveo Professional Services scored in the top 5 percent in leadership, client relationships, human capital alignment, service execution, and finance and operations. “I am very proud of our Professional…

Acquia Named a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms

Acquia Among 14 Companies Evaluated on their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision Acquia announced it was named a Leader by Gartner, Inc. in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms. This report evaluated 14 vendors, and Acquia was positioned in the Leaders quadrant based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision. According to Gartner, “Customers’ growing expectations for digital experiences make DXP adoption an urgent necessity for global organizations, but the market is fragmented…

Marketing Maven Founder To Participate in PRSA-LA’s State of the State of PR

Lindsey Carnett, CEO and President of bicoastal, award-winning public relations firm Marketing Maven, will be among the social media rock stars and industry disrupters on the panel at PRSA-LA’s State of the State of PR event in downtown Los Angeles. The panel, Tweet, Like and Share—How Social Media Has Disrupted Public Relations—will be the feature presentation at the event, which will take place Thursday, February 6, 2020 from 6pm to 9pm PST. The location is WeWork, 5792 Jefferson in Los Angeles. The panelists will…

ValueLabs Launches Cognitive Ops as a New Service Line

ValueLabs LLP, a global technology services provider, has announced the launch of a new service line, ‘Cognitive Operations’. ValueLabs is changing the fundamental way in which business processes are carried out within organizations by applying The Digital Flywheel™ framework. This has resulted in significant improvements in quality and speed, resulting in cost savings of about 30-55% for some of their clients. They have helped automate the extraction of data entities from legal contracts, optimize onboarding processes…

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…

Motorsport Industry Veteran and Former BMW Chapter President Joins Track Rabbit Team

In response to its rapidly-increasing client base, Track Rabbit announced they have hired Angel Hall as the newest member of the company. The automotive and motorsports event registration, administration, and marketing platform sought to grow their Account Management Team with Angel as Relationship Manager. Angel’s connection to the car culture is paramount, having served as president of the BMW CCA Kansas City chapter for five years (she has since relaxed her responsibilities by stepping down to Vice President, and…

AI Memory App, Vid to Launch on iOS and Android

Launch comes after a funding round of over $10 million USD, with NGC Ventures as a key investment partner Vid, a video-centric social media app that allows users to control their data and monetize their memories, announced its upcoming launch on iOS and Android. Established in January 2017, Vid uses AI and blockchain technology to enable its users to create privacy-protected video content while allowing users to monetize content and retain 100 percent of advertising revenue. The launch comes after a funding round of over…

Click Intelligence Launches SEO Scholarship Program

Click Intelligence, an expert white label digital marketing agency based in London, Cheltenham and the States, is opening their doors this year for the first time to one lucky US based student. With clients across the globe, Click Intelligence takes digital marketing to a whole new level and is looking for a passionate, eager student to join their team on a two-week-long internship. Promising financial help to help them take their career to new heights, the student will gain not only a Digital Marketing Accreditiation but…

SOCi Closes Oversubscribed $15 Million Series C to Expand Platform Capabilities and Solve Enterprise Localized Marketing Challenges

This latest round for the two-time Inc. 500 honoree comes from Vertical Venture Partners, Grayhawk Capital, Blossom Street Ventures, and new investor Ankona Capital SOCi, Inc., the leading social and reputation management platform for multi-location businesses, announced it closed an oversubscribed Series C funding round of $15 million co-led by Vertical Venture Partners, Grayhawk Capital, and newcomer Ankona Capital with participation from Blossom Street Ventures. SOCi closed its Series B in 2018 and has raised roughly…

Trustgrid Selects William Mills Agency for Public Relations Services

William Mills Agency, an independent public relations and marketing firm specializing in the financial industry, has been chosen to provide public relations services for Trustgrid, a pioneer and leader in connecting centralized applications to distributed data sets. Marketing Technology News: LinkedIn Veteran Doug Camplejohn Joins as EVP & GM of Salesforce Sales Cloud For fintech companies and other enterprise software providers challenged with integrating applications to core banking data held in customer’s…

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…

Axalta’s Regina M. Tracy Named One of PR News’ Top Women in PR

Ms. Tracy Leads Company's North America Communications Axalta announced that Regina M. Tracy, Head of North America Communications and Senior Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), was named one of PRNews' Top Women in PR for 2019. The annual awards ceremony, which took place today in New York City, recognizes women at the pinnacle of their PR career who have made strides in content creation, social media marketing, crisis management, brand reputation and other areas of public relations during the past year.…

Props Surpass 1 Million Token Users, More Apps Join the Network

Following six consecutive months of revenue growth for the YouNow app since the integration of Props tokens, additional apps are adopting the token. Social chat app Camfrog is anticipated to introduce Props to its millions of community members on February 12, and P2P marketplace Listia announces today that it is integrating Props Six months after being qualified by the SEC as the first consumer-facing crypto token in the US, Props tokens have been earned and used by more than 1 million users, Props Public Benefit…

Is Business Ready for an Extinction-level Event? Deloitte Poll Reports Destructive Cyberattacks as Top Cyber Risk

Key takeaways In an era of technological transformation and cyber everywhere, the attack surface is exponentially growing as cyber criminals attack operational systems and backup capabilities simultaneously in highly sophisticated ways leading to enterprise-wide destructive cyberattacks. Majority of C-suite and executive poll respondents (64.6%) report that the growing threat of destructive cyberattacks is one of the top cyber risks at their organization. It's time for…

Ex-Twitter CISO, Mike Convertino, joins Arceo and leads a CISO Revolution

Mike Convertino, the former CISO of Twitter, Crowdstrike and F5 Networks as well as CTO of the Security Product Group at F5, has joined Arceo as Chief Security Officer and he is on a mission.  Mike, and a growing tribe of CISO's from major enterprises, have begun a self-styled "CISO Revolution" not only to change how CISOs themselves are treated, but also fundamentally to alter the way companies perceive and support cyber security. Collectively, the global cyber security market…