Daily MarTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from Bullhorn, E-Vision, Talview, Konnect Digital, Gamut, Sojern, and WeChat. Bullhorn Acquires Herefish to Help Accelerate Automation of Staffing Processes Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Herefish, a provider of automation solutions for staffing firms. As part of Bullhorn’s…

To Strengthen Marketing and PR Activities in Japan and Southeast Asia and Announced Savings of 1.275 Million USD in Price Alerts for…

atta Inc. (represented by CEO & President: Yoshihisa Haruyama), a travel metasearch application that uses big data and AI (https://atta.ai), has announced the successful completion of its Series A funding of 3 million USD. Marketing Technology News: RingCentral Named a November 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide   From left to right: Mr. Sugiura (Auditor), Mr. Jung (Chief Data Officer), Mr. Kanehira (Chief Technology…

Riversand Appoints Michael Robinson as Vice President of Marketing to Grow Its Global MDM and PIM Business

Riversand, a leading cloud-native SaaS Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solution provider, announced today the appointment of technology marketing veteran Michael Robinson as vice president of Marketing. Robinson is responsible for the global marketing strategy and oversees Inside Sales, Product Marketing, and Corporate Communications. He brings more than 25 years of B2B marketing experience to Riversand, driving awareness, consistent branding, and repeatable growth for software and…

Michael Diestelberg Promoted to Vice President Product & Marketing at Mapp to Lead Global Marketing

Mapp, the insight-based customer engagement platform, has announced the promotion of Michael Diestelberg to Vice President Product & Marketing. Michael Diestelberg was promoted to Vice President of Webtrekk in 2018. Following the successful acquisition of Webtrekk by Mapp, he is now in charge of product development and the management of all marketing activities at an international level. Marketing Technology News: RingCentral Named a November 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Unified…

Personalized, Emotional Marketing To Doctors Spurs 34% More Action Than Standard Industry Advertising

Doctors Are More Motivated to Treat Patients for the Better When Content Resonates Personally, Third Annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study Finds In a surprising twist on decades-long assumptions about what motivates doctor behavior, new research reveals that physicians respond more favorably to emotional, personal advertising than to rational, science-based communications that are the industry norm. This research comes from the third annual Wunderman Thompson Health Inertia Study. In contrast to the first and…

Manifest, the Current Content Marketing Agency of the Year, Adds David Brown as Executive Chairman

David Brown has joined Manifest as Executive Chairman, effective January 1.  Manifest was recently named the 2019 Content Marketing Agency of the Year by the Content Marketing Institute. In this new position, Brown will oversee all aspects of Manifest, with a focus on continuing growth throughout North America. "We couldn't be more excited to have David join our team," said Eric Goodstadt, Manifest's President. "Building on our success in the past few years, David's deep…

Ease-of-Use Enters the Enterprise: HubSpot Adds Powerful New Features to Marketing Hub Enterprise

With powerful and easy-to-use new features, Marketing Hub Enterprise allows growing companies to deliver sophisticated marketing without the usability challenges associated with legacy enterprise systems HubSpot, a leading growth platform, revealed a set of new features in Marketing Hub Enterprise, giving growing companies something scarcely available in today's market: powerful enterprise marketing software that is also delightfully easy to use. New revenue attribution reporting, AI-powered A/B testing, partitioning, and…

Elastic Appoints Sally Jenkins as Chief Marketing Officer

Industry veteran from Informatica, VMware, and Symantec, also named Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 2018 CMO of the Year, joins Elastic to accelerate Elastic’s global marketing and go-to-market efforts Elastic N.V., the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced that Sally Jenkins has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer. As CMO, Jenkins leads Elastic’s global integrated marketing, brand strategy, corporate communications, product marketing, digital marketing, field marketing, and customer and…

Sojern’s Digital Marketing Platform Built to Reduce Reliance on OTAs for Hotels of All Sizes, Now Available as a Subscription

Serving 10,000 Customers in 140 Countries, Sojern Offers Hotels Real-Time Access to Travel Data and Holistic Digital Media Solutions Sojern, a leading provider of digital marketing solutions serving 10,000 customers in more than 140 countries, announced that it will offer its digital marketing solutions for independent hotel and chain properties as a subscription. A commission version of the same solution has been popular with Sojern hotel customers for some time. With this new package, the same enterprise-grade…

Gamut Selects Nielsen’s Marketing Cloud to Power Local OTT Data Targeting

Nielsen and Gamut are excited to announce that they are amplifying their successful, existing relationship with Gamut signing a new multi-year agreement for the use of Nielsen Marketing Cloud's Data Management Platform (DMP). With this agreement, Gamut, a business started by Cox Media Group and a leader in local over-the-top (OTT) advertising, will use Nielsen's DMP to help advertisers achieve a richer understanding of consumers, intelligently target audiences, and drive better business outcomes. As OTT platforms continue…

NextGen Leads, a Top-Tier Insurance Lead Generation Platform, Partners with Clearpoint Agency for Public Relations and Marketing…

Award-Winning PR Firm Hired to Provide Strategic Integrated Communications Program for Insurance Sales Leads Company Founded by EX-Googler Clearpoint Agency, a public relations (PR) and digital marketing firm, announced it is leading public relations and marketing communications for NextGen Leads, a top-tier health, Medicare and auto insurance sales leads company. @ClearpointPR is leading public relations and marketing communications for NextGen Leads Clearpoint is managing PR strategy, media relations, social media and…

SnapLogic Appoints Dayle Hall as Chief Marketing Officer

Seasoned B2B Executive to Build and Lead Innovative Marketing Initiatives as Self-Service Integration Leader Accelerates Growth and Expansion SnapLogic, provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform, announced that it has named Dayle Hall as its new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Hall, who brings two decades of success building and scaling marketing organizations for high-growth technology companies, will lead the company’s global marketing initiatives including: branding and digital marketing, corporate…

Campaign Monitor’s Newest Report Shows Email Marketing Engagement Grew in 2019

Annual global email benchmark report shows marketers how their results rank across 20 industries for email open, click-through, unsubscribe rates and more Campaign Monitor—a provider of powerful yet approachable email marketing software—today released its annual global email marketing benchmarks report providing marketers with insights into industry averages and empowering them to build a data-backed strategy. The report was developed after analyzing billions of emails sent globally using the Campaign Monitor platform.…

Recent Survey Points to Increased Marketing Investments in Social Shopping Platforms Within the Next Twelve Months

Slickdeals Announces New Retail Insights Report - "Embracing Social Commerce: Strategies, Successes, and Future Investments Among Retailers"  Slickdeals, the leading crowdsourced social shopping platform, announced its co-sponsored report Embracing Social Commerce: Strategies, Successes, and Future Investments among Retailers. Researched by WBR Insights, the report examines how social commerce, or the alliance of social media and ecommerce, is creating a new online shopping dynamic. According to the report, 75% of…

Daily MarTech Roundup: The 5 Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from ParTech, Inc (PAR), IDC, S&P Global Market Intelligence (S&P), Aurora Mobile Limited and Mastercard. Agilence Integrates with PAR Technology’s Cloud-Based Brink POS® Software ParTech, Inc (PAR), a leading global provider of point of sale (POS) software and integrated technical solutions to the restaurant and retail industries and wholly-owned subsidiary of PAR Technology…

LeanData Named Top Contender for Marketing Tech Company of the Year in 2020 DMN Awards

Recognition Reflects Company’s Pioneering Role in Revenue Operations as “Game Changing” New Go-To-Market Paradigm for Accelerating Growth in B2B LeanData, the leading provider of Revenue Operations solutions, announced it was named one of the top two finalists for Marketing Tech Company of the Year in the category of Data Platform & Analytics in the 2020 DMN Awards. The company was shortlisted for the top spot this year in recognition of its role as a frontrunner in the emerging Revenue Operations market.…

Vitech Appoints Todd Eyler as VP of Strategic Marketing and Industry Relations

Vitech, a leading provider of cloud-based administration solutions, announced today that Todd Eyler has joined Vitech as Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Industry Relations. Todd will be responsible for Vitech's strategic marketing efforts including analyst relations, industry communications, market trend and needs identification, competitive analysis, and thought leadership. Todd comes to Vitech having held leadership positions at software companies, industry analysts and systems integrators. His work at…

Daily MarTech Roundup: The 5 Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from IBM, NICE inContact, Bluetooth SIG, Astute Business Solutions and Interlink Plus, Inc. IBM Launches Advertising Accelerator with Watson  At the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), IBM announced the launch of Advertising Accelerator with Watson, a first-to-market offering that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to predict the optimal combination of creative elements to help drive…

Localization Automation Pioneer, Cloudwords Adds Top B2B Marketing Executive to its Board of Directors

Cloudwords, the pioneer in Localization Automation, is pleased to announce the addition of highly respected B2B marketing professional, Heidi Bullock to its Board of Directors. Heidi is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at Tealium and has held senior marketing roles at Marketo and Engagio. She is a veteran in the marketing technology industry and is a thought leader in the field of demand generation and marketing operations. Heidi adds incredible depth and experience to the Cloudwords Board of Directors. Marketing…

5 Digital Marketing Trends That Will Shape 2020

2019 was a whirlwind, especially for tech-savvy marketers on the lookout for the next critical trend. It’s easy to feel like your organization is a perpetual motion machine, jumping from one project, activation, or campaign to the next. But with the year over, it’s wise to take a moment to refocus on the big opportunities and challenges marketers face in 2020 and some of the organizational hurdles they’ll need to overcome in order to meet them head-on. A Big Focus in 2019 Has Been Around Marketers’ Understanding of the…