Zuant Quantifies ROI for Event Marketers Worldwide; Kicks Off 2020 with Record Client Growth

Zuant, the award-winning mobile lead capture cloud solution, announces record client growth and event set-ups year-over-year since it’s launch in 2010. Since then, Zuant’s client base has grown to more than 575 clients. The company added 36 new clients since January 2019, 10 of which joined in January 2020. Current clients include 3M (six divisions), Dow Chemical, Honeywell, Sleep Number (two divisions), Uber, Verizon (three divisions) and others. According to a recent article by Inkwell Global Marketing, the average budget…

Mavenlink Announces Executive Advisory Board to Provide Guidance on Strategy and Go-to-market Priorities

Founding Members Keith Carlson, Ed Marshall, and Walt Weisner Bring Deep Services Industry, Consulting, and Product Expertise Mavenlink, the leading provider of cloud-based software for the modern services organization, announced the creation of its executive advisory board. The board was founded by Keith Carlson, Ed Marshall, and Walt Weisner and will help Mavenlink meet the evolving needs of services industry organizations and the clients they serve.  “We are excited to announce the formation of our advisory board, as…

TechBytes with Manish Gupta, Senior Applied Scientist at Alexa.com

Dr. Gupta, how are you working with technologies like AI, Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing at Alexa.com, an Amazon subsidiary that provides marketers with SEO and Competitive Intelligence tools? We use Machine Learning to surface common audiences between different websites. This allows customers to analyze what their peer set is doing and what kind of content interests their audience. We are also developing tools using patented AI and NLP technologies to help marketers get a better idea of what content…

Winners Announced in 2020 People’s Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite Customer Service

101,000 Votes Determined Public’s Favorite Customer Service Providers Among Stevie Awards Finalists Winners of the 2020 People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite Customer Service, a worldwide public vote, were announced today. Voting was conducted from January 16 through February 14, with the highest number of votes deciding the winners in 11 industry categories. More than 101,000 votes were cast this year. All organizations honored in the Customer Service Department of the Year categories of this year’s Stevie Awards for…

Merkle’s Latest Customer Engagement Report Finds 88% of Marketers Are Moving to Omni-channel Campaign Strategies

Q1 2020 report features expanded data samples within the US and the UK Merkle , a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, released the third installment to its quarterly report focused on customer relationship management (CRM). The Q1 2020 Customer Engagement Report features proprietary research about how marketers are delivering personalized customer experiences as well as case studies highlighting techniques to increase engagement. New to this quarter’s report is an expanded data sample of…

ABBYY Streamlines Sales Structure, Appoints Joe Rayfield Vice President

2020 kicks off a new decade and a new era at ABBYY ABBYY, a Digital Intelligence company, has streamlined its Sales Organization uniting Sales in North and Latin America, Japan, Australia and New Zealand into one structure and appointing Joe Rayfield as its leader and Vice President. Current heads of sales in North America, Latin America as well as head of business in Japan, Australia and New Zealand will report to Joe. “I am happy to be joining ABBYY at a time when the Digital Intelligence technologies and…

Trax Moves Closer to its Vision of Digitizing Physical Retail with Qopius Acquisition

Trax, a leading provider of computer vision and analytics solutions for retail, announced its acquisition of Qopius, a top provider of AI-based in-store technology solutions in Europe. The acquisition will serve as a force multiplier in pushing real-time store monitoring and autonomous inventory management into mainstream adoption, helping retailers across the world embrace data and digital innovation to cut costs and boost sales at every shelf. Retailers and consumer goods manufacturers around the world leverage Trax’s…

Dataiku Named a Leader In the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant For Data Science And Machine-Learning Platforms

Placement marks Dataiku's fourth consecutive year of inclusion in the report and the first year in the Leaders quadrant Dataiku, one of the world's most advanced Enterprise AI platforms, was named a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine-Learning Platforms. Dataiku credits its placement to its completeness of vision and ability to execute. This marks the fourth consecutive year of Dataiku's inclusion in the report and the first year in the Leaders quadrant.…

Visiongain Report Provides Critical Market-led Data on the $3,654.6 Million Vessel Traffic Management Market

Vessel Traffic Management Market Report 2020-2030 Forecasts & Analysis by Component (Communication Equipment, Navigation Equipment, Surveillance & Monitoring Equipment, Solution, and Service), by System (Port Management Information Systems, Global Maritime Distress Safety Systems, River Information Systems, and AtoN Management & Health Monitoring Systems), by End User (Commercial (Port & Harbour, Inland Port, Offshore, Fishing Port), and Defence) & by Regional and National Plus Profiles of Top…

Mediaops Offers Conference Disaster Plans Amid Growing Coronavirus Concerns

Virtual Event Capabilities Allow Event Organizers to Afford Attendees, Speakers and Sponsors a Near Identical Experience to In-Person Physical Events  Amid growing concerns over the spreading coronavirus, MediaOps, the leading global media platform for technical communities, is now offering a Conference Disaster Plan (CDP) aimed at providing conference organizers with a virtual event platform and capability that is nearly identical to the experience of an in-person physical event. MediaOps has produced more than 10…

Dataiku Selected as Platform for NATO’s Allied Command Transformation Focusing on AI Projects

Dataiku will Partner with ACT and Member Nations to Develop and Deploy AI in the Field Dataiku, one of the world's leading enterprise AI and machine learning platforms, announced today a collaboration with NATO's Allied Command Transformation (ACT) to serve as one of the central platforms for building and deploying AI projects. ACT will contract with Dataiku's world-class team of data scientists and domain experts to help solve some of ACT's most challenging use cases in the field. "We…

The Telos Foundation Welcomes Unbiased, a Data Marketplace Designed to Combat Bias in Artificial Intelligence

Unbiased, a startup based in Goteborg, Sweden, has set a March 6 launch date for its new Data Marketplace that uses a combination of crowd-sourcing, blockchain, and artificial intelligence to enable a transparent collection of trustworthy data The artificial intelligence community has a problem; their data sources are riddled with bias. "We live in the era of AI, and data requirements are increasing rapidly. AI & Machine Learning have the potential to shape industries like Healthcare,…

AdQuick.com Raises $6 Million in Series-A Funding to Build the Operating System of Out of Home (OOH) Advertising

Led by existing investor Initialized Capital, AdQuick will use funds to accelerate product development and hiring in its Los Angeles HQ to make OOH easy for everyone AdQuick.com, the Out of Home (OOH) advertising software company, today announced the close of a $6 million series-A funding round, bringing total funding to $9.4M. The round was led by existing investor Initialized Capital with participation from WndrCo, Shrug Capital, The Todd & Rahul Angel Fund and Michael Kassan's MediaLink. This new investment will fuel…

Domo Launches its Next Generation Appstore Including Third-Party Data Catalog from AWS Data Exchange

With New Enterprise Apps, One of the Industry’s Largest Collection of Data Connectors and an Expanding Partner Ecosystem, Domo Makes It Easy to Find and Build Solutions to Modernize Any Business Process Domo launched the next generation of the Domo Appstore including a new collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) designed to help customers modernize any business process and get BI leverage at cloud scale in record time. Through Domo’s collaboration with AWS, customers will be able to access and integrate any data…

iHeartMedia Expands its Spanish-Language Podcast Offering

The iHeartPodcast Network serves Hispanic audiences with a slate of iHeartRadio Original Podcasts from Enrique Santos; and inks a multi-year development, co-production, distribution and sales partnership with reVOLVER Podcasts Audio Network iHeartMedia, the leading audio company in America and No. 1 commercial podcast publisher, announced two new efforts aimed at expanding the iHeartPodcast Network with more Spanish-language and Hispanic-focused offerings. With the increasing importance and size of the U.S. Hispanic…

CommerceIQ Triples Business in 2019, Expands Leadership Team To Drive Growth

Three of the Top-5 Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Companies Among Leading Brands Adopting CommerceIQ CommerceIQ, the leader in machine-based e-commerce, today announced robust year-over-year growth in its business after doubling the size of its customer base and achieving 300% growth in annual recurring revenue (ARR) in 2019. CommerceIQ’s customers account for more than $3B in annual Amazon sales and rely on the company’s machine learning and automation technology to power their Amazon business. Customers include name brands…

ENGINE and Clickagy Partner to Deliver High Performing Target Audiences

“Attitude Based Audience” Capability Significantly More Effective at Accurately Identifying Target Audiences for Programmatic Campaigns ENGINE, a global, full-service media and marketing services company, in partnership with Clickagy, a data intelligence company, announced the launch of its “Attitude Based Audience” capability, which leverages survey research to enable digital marketers to accurately reach consumers online an average of 25% more effectively than the traditional audience targeting solutions that currently…

Televerde Appoints Amy Fliegelman Olli to Its Board of Directors

Legal and Enterprise Technology Executive With Strong Corporate Social Responsibility Expertise Will Help Guide Strategic Growth and Mission to Transform Lives Televerde, the first and only fully integrated sales and marketing technology organization with a proven execution model for generating demand and accelerating sales, announced the appointment of Amy Fliegelman Olli, senior vice president and general counsel of VMWare, to its board of directors, effective immediately. The appointment of Olli brings Televerde’s…

Clipchamp Raises $9 Million in Series a to Empower the World’s Creatives With Its Next-Generation Video Creation Platform

Lead investor, Tola Capital, backs Clipchamp as the company launches US presence  Global video creation platform Clipchamp, Inc. announced it has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round to deliver on its vision of making the creation of beautiful video content accessible to creatives and enterprises. Originally founded in Australia, Clipchamp also announced the company has reincorporated in the United States, with its headquarters remaining in Brisbane, Australia. The Series A funding round was led by Tola Capital …