Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from iClick (Native & Programmatic Advertising), Omnicom (CRM), Medallia (Customer Experience Management), Verint (Customer Experience Management), to Comscore (Analytics). iClick’s Enterprise Solution Helps KANS Maximize Consumer Lifetime Value iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited , an independent online marketing and enterprise data solutions provider in China, is pleased to share…

MarTech Interview with Yair Tal, CEO at OneHourTranslation

"My prioritization of deeply listening to what people have to say, rather than just offering solutions, is what I believe has contributed to my success." It's been almost a year since Yair Tal, former SVP Head of Payoneer Enterprise, stepped aboard as CEO of OneHourTranslation. With 12 years of on-the-ground business development experience growing what began as a small payment solution startup into a roaring international success, Yair's applying his know-how to his role at OHT. I interviewed Yair to learn a…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Mitto (Unified Communications), Qorus (Sales Enablement), Jitterbit (Customer Experience Management), GoExpedi (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), to United Power Electrifies (Customer Experience Management). Mitto Launches Conversations, a Single Interface for Omnichannel Customer Communications Mitto, a leading provider of global omnichannel communications solutions, announced Mitto…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Medallia (Customer Experience Management), LiveArea (Customer Experience Management), Music.ly (Entertainment), AdQuick (Native & Programmatic Advertising), to Narrative (Data Management Platforms). Medallia Speech Achieves FedRAMP Authorization, HIPAA Compliance and Now Available in 20 Languages Medallia, Inc., the leader in experience management, announced its Medallia Speech…

MarTech Interview with Randy Frisch, CMO at Uberflip

"I think that the biggest sentiment that changed was a shift from outward hard selling to empathetic selling. The word empathy started to be a part of many of my conversations with CMOs and VPs of sales." Hi Randy, tell us about the most challenging task you handled as CMO in 2020.  We have to remember that we all woke up in 2020 probably feeling pretty excited, at least that was the case for my team at Uberflip. We had made some key hires, we had a really strong go-to market strategy, we had plans of how to segment…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Sociallakers (Social Media Marketing), DigiCol (B2B Commerce), Centennial (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), Google Cloud (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), to Firstlight (Entertainment). Social Media Ad Spend Spikes More Than 50% Worldwide According to Socialbakers Socialbakers, the leading social media marketing platform, released its comprehensive report on Social Media Trends for…

Martech Primer: How to Pick a Mobile CRM for Hotel Industry

Customer Experience has become the cornerstone of today’s digital marketing. A single bad online review can damage a business’ reputation to a greater extent. In fact, around 84 percent of people do no rely on adverts. Instead, they prefer third-party validation when making any digital purchase. With the world riding the digital wave, customer experience is going to be a top priority for the upcoming years. On the other side, it is the experience customers receive which makes them loyal, not loyalty, product, or price…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Britelite Immersive (Content Management), CloudCommerce (Native & Programmatic Advertising), Yext (Customer Experience Management), Agiloft (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), to Anzu.io (Native & Programmatic Advertising). Britelite Immersive Acquires Fabl to Create First-of-Its-Kind Experience Management Platform Britelite Immersive, a creative technology company that builds…

MarTech Interview with Simon Esland, VP Decisioning Practice Lead at Merkle

"Customer data platforms (CDPs) will start to gain significant traction in the market and will form the basis of clients building their own private first party identity graphs to start to answer the challenges raised by the coming demise of third-party cookies." Hi Simon, please tell us how you arrived at Merkle and what was your journey in marketing like? I’ve joined Merkle from Vodafone Group where I led the global marketing decisioning programme. We implemented marketing decisioning across all of our EU Operating…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Button and Branch (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), ResponseCRM (Marketing Automation), Zoomd (Native & Programmatic Advertising), GlobalData (Analytics), to Stack8 (Unified Communications). Button and Branch Join Hands to Help Brands Unlock Mobile Growth in the Affiliate Channel Button, the leading mobile commerce technology company, announced a strategic partnership with…

MarTech Interview with Sara Spivey, CMO at Braze

"Loyalty and retention are the key to long-term success, not acquisition. Prioritizing convenience and cost during the pandemic, consumers have opted for new products and services, meaning brand loyalty is at an all time low." Hi Sara, please tell us how you started in martech and the journey in marketing and sales. My first job in martech was in 2008, so I am in over a decade now.  I really wanted to market and sell a product that I actually would use. I think having the customer’s perspective anytime you are selling…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from iSpot (TV Advertising), Allocadia (Marketing Attribution), Jellyfish (Marketing Automation), Medallia (Customer Experience Management), to Salesforce (Analytics). iSpot Acquires Ace Metrix iSpot.tv has acquired Ace Metrix, a pioneer in attitudinal measurement for TV and video creatives. The deal delivers the marketplace a single-source solution for tracking the business outcomes and…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Vamp (Influencer Marketing), Firstlight Media (Entertainment), SocialSurvey (Customer Experience Management), Blu Digital Group (Entertainment), Discuss.io (Video Platforms). Vamp Kicks off 2021 With New TikTok Marketing Partnership Influencer marketing and social content platform, Vamp, has become an official Creative Marketing Partner of TikTok. This exciting partnership will…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Milsoft (Customer Experience Management), Zoom (Unified Communications), OneTrust (Privacy and Regulations), eTargetMedia (Email Marketing), to Lightspeed (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce). Milsoft Expands Its Relationship with SugarCRM to Deliver on Customer Experience for Utilities SugarCRM Inc., the innovator of time-aware CX, announced that Milsoft Utility Solutions, a utility…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from airSlate (Marketing Automation), Salesforce (CRM), OpenAP (TV Advertising), Verve Group (Video Advertising), to dotCMS (Content Management). airSlate Announces $80 Million in Total Capital Raise from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, General Catalyst and HighSage Ventures airSlate, a leader in no-code business automation solutions, announced the closing of $40 million in additional…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Dun & Bradstreet (Analytics), Equifax (Analytics), Narrative (Data Management Platforms), Sony (Entertainment), to Pega (Analytics). Dun & Bradstreet Completes Acquisition of Leading European Data & Analytics Business Bisnode Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, today announced the completion of the…

MarTech Video Interview with Travis Hockersmith – VIZIO

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tXDNjsKrxo The rise of new-age digital advertising channels such as OTT, immersive video and social media have forced traditional/linear TV adtech firms to focus on improving their analytics and attribution techniques. Despite the fast rise of immersive ad tech models, including gaming and email channels, TV advertising is far from dead. While cord-cutting remains the biggest trend-changer in the industry, we continue to see adult audience maintaining their love-hate relationship with…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from FayeBSG (Customer Experience Management), MediaFirst (Entertainment), Mintegral (Mobile Advertising), Deliveroo (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), to DoubleVerify (Native & Programmatic Advertising). FayeBSG Releases Zendesk Integration with monday.com Faye Business Systems Group, a leading global technology company and Master Zendesk Partner announced the availability of their…

Five Martech and SEO Challenges Facing the CMO in 2021

Martech and SEO go hand in hand. But, the expectations of marketing technology are fundamentally changing. The evolving role of the CMO coupled with the growing need for serious investment in SEO and greater efficiency are all combining to suggest that 2021 will see huge disruption, even as we (hopefully) return to some form of normality. At our recent DeepCrawl Live event, we showed delegates how to navigate a digital-first landscape, optimize their website for the future, and reimagine their approach to customer…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from GBK (Behavioral Marketing), Emerald (B2B Commerce), McColl’s Retail Group (Customer Experience Management), Hopin (Video Marketing), Confirmit (Customer Experience Management). GBK Collective Further Bolsters Advertising Effectiveness Expertise GBK Collective, a leading marketing strategy, consumer behavior and analytics consultancy, today announced the appointments of Dr. Randall…