8×8, Inc. Announces Executive Leadership Appointments

Steven Gatoff Named Chief Financial Officer; Mary Ellen Genovese Named Managing Director of European Operations 8x8, Inc., a leading provider of cloud voice, video, collaboration and contact center solutions that transform business communications for over a million users worldwide, announced the appointments of Steven Gatoff as Chief Financial Officer, and Mary Ellen Genovese as Managing Director of European Operations, and the retirement of Kevin Scott-Cowell as Managing Director of UK. Mary Ellen Genovese will…

The Era of Paid Social Media Promotions Has Just Begun

In 2018, Social Budgets Have Exceeded 30%, and the Ad Revenue Attributed to Social Media Is Set to Touch $51 Billion by the Year-End Paid social media promotion is not just earned impressions, clicks, organic video views or farmed comments. It’s a conversation that is forged between real identities, offering a chance for every ad campaign to connect and expand audience reach for higher revenue. Why This Suddenly Focus on Paid Social Media Promotions? It has been a year of remarkable transformation for the social media…

Teradata Vantage, the Platform for Pervasive Data Intelligence, Empowers Enterprises to Analyze All the Data, All the Time

Teradata, the industry's only pervasive data intelligence company, announced that Teradata Vantage – the company's next-generation analytics platform – is now available to all customers. Vantage allows enterprises to uncover actionable answers to the toughest business questions by tightly integrating the best analytic functions and engines to provide a scalable, agile platform that enables organizations to drive business value. It also provides access to a wide variety of descriptive, predictive and prescriptive…

OneTrust Unveils OneTrust 4.0 – The World’s Most Intelligent and Automated Privacy Management Platform

New Features Include Vendor Risk Management, Incident and Breach Management, Intelligent Visuals for Data Mapping, Consent Analytics, Targeted Data Discovery and Automated Data Subject Requests Today at PrivacyTech, the leading event for privacy technology, OneTrust announced new updates to its privacy management and marketing compliance software: OneTrust 4.0. In the largest update to the platform of the year, OneTrust 4.0 will bring new features and improvements across the comprehensive suite of OneTrust products and…

ZaiLab Appoints US Team to Lead North American Expansion – Meet the team

ZaiLab, a next-generation software company specializing in omnichannel, cloud-based contact center software, announced it has appointed a US team to lead its North American expansion. The team will be led by Michael Cibelli as VP of sales and marketing, with support from Marya Dzmitruk as head of marketing and Asonele Kotu in PR and events. Channel managers Cheima Ayyoub and Sebastien Ejdaa will focus on the west coast, while Philip van der Merwe and Forrest Knueppel focus on the central region. “We’re so excited to have…

Impressive 1,302% Growth Ranks DashThis in the 2018 Growth 500 List

Marketing software company DashThis’ inaugural presence in the 2018 Growth 500 shows the small Québec-based company off to an impressive start. Ranked No. 58 on the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies, DashThis showcases a 1,302% 5-year revenue growth, made all the more impressive considering their notable absence of venture capital funding. “This is such unexpected, yet appreciated, recognition for our team’s extraordinary work over the past 5 years. It really shows how our hard work enables us to…

Nick Caldwell Joins Looker as Chief Product Officer

Looker, a leading data platform company, announced that Nick Caldwell, formerly VP of Engineering at Reddit, has joined the company as its Chief Product Officer to lead the company’s Engineering and Product Management and Design teams. Nick brings over 15 years of engineering and product management experience to Looker. In two years as VP of Engineering at Reddit he grew the engineering team from 35 to 170 and led the major initiative to redesign and re-architect the 13-year-old site. Prior to Reddit, Nick worked at…

Evergage Takes Home the Gold in Golden Bridge Awards for Fourth Year in a Row

Evergage for Email - Evergage's Advanced Email Personalization Solution - Recognized for Helping Marketers Cut Through Inbox Clutter and Improve Email Marketing Effectiveness Evergage, The 1-to-1 Platform company, announced it is a winner in the 2018 Golden Bridge Awards. Evergage's email personalization solution, Evergage for Email, received gold – the highest-level honor – as a "Best New Product of the Year" (Cloud Computing/SaaS category) for dramatically improving email marketing effectiveness. This marks the fourth…

AI-Driven Marketing Planning Solution InfiniGrow Launches to Solve Key Marketer Challenge – Optimizing Channel Budget Allocation to Achieve…

Companies like ContentSquare Are Uncovering Better Performing Channels and Gaining Insights and Optimization Suggestions to Improve Marketing Planning and Budget Allocation Without Hiring Data Scientists Thanks to Infinigrow’s AI-Based Marketing Planning Platform The growing number of marketing channels and the ensuing trove of data has resulted in marketing teams spending most of their time trying to understand and act on their data to improve marketing performance and KPIs. Despite the data, John Wanamaker’s 100 year…

SendGrid Taps Carrie Palin as Chief Marketing Officer

Former Box CMO with 20+ Years Experience to Lead Marketing Function SendGrid has announced that Carrie Palin has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer. At the time of this announcement, Sameer Dholakia, CEO, SendGrid, said, “Carrie brings incredible tech marketing leadership experience to SendGrid. She is deeply passionate about MarTech and its role in transforming the way marketers work and, importantly, she embodies our 4H culture of being Happy, Humble, Hungry and Honest to the highest degree." Read More: …

Linguistic Systems, Inc. Announces the Relaunch of its Unique, Secure, Translation Services Solution as Ai Translate by LSI™

2 Concurrent Announcements: LSI Translation Plugin for Relativity is Rebranded as Ai Translate Plugin™ for Relativity; and Ai Translate by LSI Consulting™ is launched. Linguistic Systems, Inc. (LSI) announces that it is rebranding and relaunching its unique, secure, translation services solution as Ai Translate by LSI™. Formerly branded as Select Translation Service (STS), the solution has recorded nearly a decade of experience and hundreds of millions of translated pages for major AmLaw 100 and other international law…

Simpleview Selects AudioEye for Accessibility Partnership

Destination CMS/CRM platform formalizes digital inclusion roll-out strategy AudioEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEYE) ("AudioEye" or the "Company"), the leader in cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) digital content accessibility solutions, and the only web accessibility company leading with technology for sustainable compliance with ADA-related requirements and enhanced user experience, today announced a new partnership with Simpleview, the travel and tourism industry's leading provider of CRM, CMS, website design, digital…

Torchlite Raises $3 Million to Expand Marketplace of Certified Digital Marketing Experts

New strategic funding round includes existing investors and new Institutional Investor Torchlite, the platform for finding and managing on-demand digital marketing talent, announced today it attracted $3 million in funding to expand its tech-enabled network of digital marketing freelancers. The funding round includes funding from existing investors, including Scott McCorkle, a technology investor and advisor, and new investor Salesforce Ventures. “Torchlite was created to enable every company to unlock the value of its…

Promo Partners with Unsplash to Expand its Video Creation Library

Unsplash Is the First Photo Provider to Join Promo’s Premium Video Library Which Is the Largest Worldwide Slidely the maker of Promo, the leading video creation platform for businesses, announced a new content integration with Unsplash, the fastest growing creative platform for free-to-use, high-resolution photography, adding more than 650,000 photos to the Promo visual library. Promo is the #1 video creation service, empowering businesses to supercharge their online content marketing by creating professional looking…

Inphonite, LLC Announces Art of Chat

A Digital AI Assistant That Uses a Business's Own Phone Number and a Desktop App to Text Message with Patients Inphonite, LLC, the leading provider of customizable medical appointment reminders, at #MGMA18 announced Art of Chat, a chatbot built to work as a standalone product or in conjunction with InphoniteVoice SaaS automated messaging. Art of Chat combines customers' mobile needs and desires with an intelligent texting application and front-end desktop application for businesses to monitor texts and take over the chat…

What a Growth-Focused MarTech Acquisition Looks Like?

  Recently, Mynewsdek had acquired Mention to further strengthen brand value in Martech. We spoke to Mattias Malmstrom, CEO at Mynewsdesk and Matthieu Vaxelaire, CEO, Mention to further know about their joint plans to accelerate into Marketing Technology space. How did you plan the MarTech acquisition? What do your product and overall business roadmap look like for Marketing Technology customers? Mattias: Mynewsdesk is a European / Nordic market leader in PR workflow SaaS. The MarTech acquisition of Mention was not an…

Swrve Appoints Tom Aitchison as Chief Executive Officer

Proven Industry Leader to Scale Business and Drive Growth at the Multi-Channel Marketing Automation Leader Swrve, the leader in multi-channel marketing automation, announced that experienced business executive Tom Aitchison will join the company as its Chief Executive Officer. Aitchison, a global executive with a 25-year proven track record of driving organizational success and scaling established enterprise SaaS startups, has been appointed as the incoming CEO to take Swrve to the next level transforming it into a…

Interview with Chris Hays, VP, Business Development and Operations, DiscoverOrg

"I believe the next transformation that will occur in sales will be fueled by AI. A company’s ability to execute AI successfully will have a clear advantage in the market."Tell us about your role at DiscoverOrg and the team you handle. I manage the Sales and Marketing Operations team at DiscoverOrg. My team handles the sales and customer engagement process, plus all of the applications and technologies that touch that process. Additionally, I am in charge of our Sales Development and Customer Development teams, currently…

Dreamforce Interview with Eric Prugh, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, PactSafe

"It is essential to create robust knowledge bases that drive operational efficiencies, scalability and growth that can be automated through AI."Tell us about your journey in technology and why you created PactSafe? My journey in technology started a long time ago (I won’t say how long!) just as web design was becoming a thing. I got an “HTML for Dummies” book for my 13th birthday and it changed my life. Ever since, I've been obsessed with technology and the power of technology to solve really interesting problems. I'm…

Brainshark’s AI-Powered Sales Coaching Engine Wins Gold in 2018 Golden Bridge Awards

Machine Analysis Honored as a ‘New Product of the Year’ for Streamlining and Improving Sales Coaching Brainshark, Inc., delivering SaaS-based sales enablement and readiness solutions,  announced that Brainshark Machine Analysis is a winner in The 10th Annual Golden Bridge Awards. Brainshark’s new, artificial intelligence (AI)-powered engine for improving sales coaching received gold – the highest-level honor – in the “New Product of the Year: Training” category. The Golden Bridge Awards honor the world’s best in…