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MarTech Interview with Charmagne Jacobs, VP of Global Marketing, Adslot

"If you hire the right people to do the right work, have the right support internally, and have a clear strategy in place that is focused on the needs of the consumer, it will be a lot easier to ensure your company not only survives but also thrives in the digital economy." Tell us about your role and journey into technology. How did you arrive at Adslot? I had a few career stops before landing in digital media, however, it wasn’t until I was working in public affairs where I really started thinking about how to translate…

MarTech Interview with Paul Dolan, CEO, Varick

"One thing that has remained consistent in AdTech is the need for experts, whether in-house, at an agency or at a service provider, marketers need expertise in math, statistics, analytics, research, and creativity." Tell us about your role and journey into AdTech. I am the CEO of Varick—we are the platform media experts. We help agencies and brands grow their businesses through digital advertising platforms such as Google, Amazon, and Facebook. Our clients tap into a team of experts and our Alveo tech platform to maximize…

TechBytes with Georgie Charlish, Managing Director, AUNZ, Adstream

Tell us about your role at Adstream and the team/technology that you handle. I have been working at Adstream for over 10 years, most recently leading the Australia and New Zealand business. Adstream is in the marketing and advertising business, helping brands and agencies manage and deliver content quickly and efficiently. We help them track, control, distribute, collaborate and report on their content, daily. What is the overall state of AdTech in the advertising Industry? AdTech is in a constant state of innovation…

LiveRamp IdentityLink for RTB Sets New Benchmarks in Programmatic AdTech

This week, the leading provider of identity resolution service and data onboarding, LiveRamp, announced the availability of their IdentityLink for Real-Time Bidding (RTB). With the introduction of the IdentityLink for RTB, the Marketing Technology company could be leveraged to deliver free perpetual access to its scaled, people-based identifier. Here on, DSPs would leverage LiveRamp’s independent omnichannel identity graph to bid on digital advertising inventory. With this announcement, LiveRamp has opened its free access…

TechBytes with Daniel Dawson, CCTO, Grand Visual

Tell us about your role at Grand Visual and the team/technology you handle. I head up all creative technology projects at Grand Visual and I am lucky to have a diverse team with a broad spectrum of creative, technical and coding backgrounds to work with. Besides working on our own AdTech platforms and systems, we also explore, implement, and hone a whole range of innovative engagement techniques such as Augmented Reality, Touch & Gesture, Face Tracking, Video, and Mobile to drive interactions. Engaging stories…

TechBytes with Piero Pavone, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, MainAd

What was the most impactful event/moment of the year for you (specific to your industry and expertise)? The growth of header bidding. This meant that most SSPs moved traffic from first-price to second-price auctions, and had a major impact on the industry. We responded by completely changing our campaign optimization strategy to focus more on maximum rather than minimum spending. The result is that publishers get the highest price for their inventory and advertisers gain more transparency around how much they are…

PowerInbox Expands Email, Programmatic Teams to Support Steep Growth in Demand for Its Digital Monetization Platform

Spurred by $30 Million in Revenue & 100 New Pubs Signing on Last Year, PowerInbox Hires 3 Industry Veterans to Fuel Publisher & Advertiser Growth PowerInbox, the digital monetization partner trusted by 650+ publishers, announced it has expanded its technology and business development teams, welcoming three new email and adtech experts to support growing demand for its services. The strategic new hires come on the heels of substantial growth as the company racked up $30 million in revenue, three fast-growth…

2019: The Year AdTech Will Drive a Content Delivery Overhaul

A lot of great original content never reaches consumers. From budding filmmakers who cannot find a distributor for their documentaries to regional TV series that see huge success in their own country but struggle to gain visibility abroad, international audiences regularly miss out on video they’d value. Some effort has already been made to address this, but often it’s based on bringing premium content that already touches millions to new markets. In 2019, though, it’s time for niche and regional content to experience a…

What Will Drive the AdTech Conversation in 2019?

Goodbye Multichannel, Hello Omnichannel How can you up your customer engagement game in the new year? Make 2019 the year you focus on omnichannel. Unlike message-based multichannel campaigns, true omnichannel campaigns are customer-centric. Instead of repeating the same message in every marketing channel, tell a multi-faceted story — one that unfolds as customers continue on their journey with your brand at different touchpoints and different stages of discovery. It’s more personal and relevant and will deepen the…

Mission 2019: How VideoAmp is Eyeing to Transform the Established AdTech Paradigm

In 2019, we expect a dramatic AdTech transformation powered by new platforms for set-top box and automated content recognition (ACR) data processing. A leading player in the TV advertising and OTT, VideoAmp acquired IronGrid Data Services, Inc., followed by an announcement to launch a Data & Emerging Products Division. Currently, VideoAmp’s marketing investment platform measures linear TV, OTT and digital media investment across various AdTech platforms, including Programmatic and non-Programmatic channels. The leading…

AT&T’s Turner and Xandr Partner on New, Enhanced Ad Opportunities Entering 2019

Companies Collaborate to Improve Precision, Performance and Delivery Speed for Advertisers Just a little more than six months after coming together under the AT&T umbrella, WarnerMedia’s Turner and AT&T’s advertising business Xandr are working together to improve the relevancy of advertising, fueled by data and content connections. “Combining insights from AT&T’s 170 million direct to consumer relationships with Turner’s terrific content and fanbase, gives us a greater ability to serve relevant…

Chartbeat Announces the Most Engaging Stories of 2018

CNN Tops the List of This Year’s Most Engaging Stories. New York Magazine and the New York Times Each See Three Stories in the Top 10 Chartbeat, the leading content intelligence platform for publishers, announces the Most Engaging Stories of 2018, the articles that were read most this year based on highest Engaged Time. Selected from over 60 million pieces of content published on thousands of media sites around the world, the top stories serve as a snapshot of the year’s major events and highlight the themes that…

Blockchain and Adtech: First Things First

Let’s not get way out ahead of ourselves. Yes, blockchain will solve many of digital marketing’s longstanding structural challenges. Far better, it will usher in a new wave of innovation. Publishers, marketers and their customers will benefit greatly, with more meaningful interactions that engender trust and loyalty—and produce better results at lower cost. But first things first. Read More: SendGrid Taps Carrie Palin as Chief Marketing Officer The mere availability of better technology does not yield the…

First ‘Modern Marketing to Today’s Woman Session’ at AdTech Tokyo 2018

KPI Solutions, an ad technology company that provides digital media solutions, announced Jennifer Willey, Global Gender Equality Expert, CEO and Founder of Wet Cement, will lead the company's session at AdTech Tokyo. AdTech Tokyo is a premier global marketing conference. Taking place on 4-5 October 2018, Jennifer Willey will discuss how companies can fuel innovation and growth by becoming a modern marketer for today's woman. In addition to the session, Willey will deliver a keynote address on AdTech Tokyo's mainstage.…

TechBytes with Matt Harada, GM Data, Sovrn Holdings

Matt Harada GM Data, Sovrn  AI is a potent tool to combat the Fake News menace. Publishers are looking for Marketing Technologies that can solve this challenge. The recent Sovrn-Factmata partnership is seen as a credible technology integration to develop an advanced machine learning platform that can tackle fake-news. Matt Harada, GM Data, Sovrn reveals the fascinating aspects of their partnership with Factmata, using AI to combat Fake News and the growing role of Audience Data and CDPs.Tell us about your role at Sovrn…

AdTheorent Launches Platform for Targeted Advertising to In-Market Customers

AdTheorent, a New York-Based AdTech Firm Launches an Innovative Method to Target In-Market Individuals and Their Social Groups Data providers are going beyond collecting information about backdrops and behaviours of individuals. They are now mapping the social equation of an individual with his or her roommates, friends, relatives, peers etc. Advertising technology firm AdTheorent has developed a platform to leverage this social graph for advertising use by launching a unique relationship targeting model. Matt…

FocusVision Wins Award for Outstanding Innovation for Customer Experience Management

Martech Breakthrough Awards Names Research Technology Leader Inaugural Winner in 2018 Show MarTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global marketing technology industry , announced that FocusVision, a full-spectrum insights and analytics technology solutions provider, has won the 2018 MarTech Breakthrough Award for outstanding innovation in customer experience management. “FocusVision already has a stellar reputation for its market-leading…

Revcontent Recognized with “Best Overall AdTech Solution” Award

Revcontent, one of the world’s largest content recommendation networks, announced that it was named the winner of the “Best Overall AdTech Solution” award by MarTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global marketing technology industry today. “We are honored to be recognized as the Best Overall AdTech Solution by MarTech Breakthrough,” said CEO John Lemp. “This award is a true representation of the work that our team has put in to ensure that the…

Google Marketing Platform May End ‘Church and State’ Separation in Programmatic (Here’s Why That’s Okay)

Last month, Google surprised the adtech world by rebranding AdWords and merging two of its best-known brands -- DoubleClick and Google Analytics -- into what it now calls the Google Marketing Platform (GMP). The move is a sign of how dramatically digital marketing has changed over the last few years. Google first launched its cash-cow AdWords product in 2000, four years before Facebook arrived on the scene and seven before Twitter and the iPhone. It acquired Urchin in 2005, rebranding it to Google Analytics, and…

Verizon Is Leading Through Diversity And Inclusion

Inclusion and diversity are two of the industry’s top concerns and a focus of this year’s Women Now Master Class, presented by the Advertising Club of New York for women of diverse backgrounds at various levels of their career. The conference covered a range of topics, from elevating women to the C-suite, to men in the “Me Too” era, to the misunderstood millennial. All of these topics are at the forefront of an industry going through major transition. It's not just technology that’s a force for change - employees are…