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mThink Names Rakuten Advertising Best Affiliate Network for 10th Consecutive Year

For the 10th consecutive year, Rakuten Advertising has been named the world's top affiliate network, as well as the best affiliate network for advertisers, by mThink, publishers of the Blue Book performance marketing network rankings. The Blue Book Best Cost Per Sale (CPS) Affiliate Networks list is chosen by the global performance marketing community's advertisers and publishers. "Rakuten Advertising's win was driven by its commitment to customer service, flexibility and results during what was an extraordinary year,"…

Part 2: The Eternal Marketing Dilemma: In-House vs. Outsourced Advertising – a Look at Strategies and What’s Right for Your Business

With the overall U.S. ad spend expected to reach $246 billion by the end of this year, brands must determine how and where to allocate their marketing resources more than ever before, and whether they should capitalize on internal talent or leverage outsourced marketing services to determine strategy and execute their spend. Here’s the painful truth: there is no one-size-fits-all approach. I made the case for an internal marketing approach in Part I of this series (link). I’ll now investigate the agency approach, which…

Veritone Adds New Capabilities to Its AI-Enabled Campaign Analytics and Attribution Applications

Veritone, Inc., the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE, announced significant enhancements to its campaign analytics and attribution applications, Veritone Discovery and Veritone Attribute, benefiting both existing and new broadcast customers. The aiWARE applications currently power nearly 1,500 stations globally with seamless metadata automation, content tracking, and enterprise-level advertising attribution, enabling advanced media search, enhanced workflows, and advanced…

How Dianomi Boosts Native Advertising Marketplace with Cutting-edge Adtech Solutions

Native Advertising Marketplace Dianomi Fuels Growth, Onboards Additional Financial and Business Publishers as well as Premium Brands to its Native-at-Scale Environment; Unique Ability to Reach the Financial Web Drives 64% YOY Revenue Growth in US in Q3 and Underscores its Role as a Key Revenue Stream for Publishers and In-Context Solution for Premium Brands In an otherwise disruptive and challenging year in the publishing industry, Dianomi has reported 58% revenue growth on a year over year basis, as well as an expanded…

InterMedia Group of Companies Hires Michael Walters As Vice President Marketing & Sales

InterMedia Group of Companies (InterMedia) announces the appointment of Michael Walters to the role of Vice President Marketing & Sales. He brings over 20 years of experience in media, advertising, and technology. erformance-based media offerings, and in-house creative, production, and celebrity-brand development teams, stating: "At a time when media buying is fragmented across multiple platforms, advertisers want the ability to buy and optimize across linear, OTT, and digital channels, and spin-up changes quickly to…

Givenchy Tested « Vertical Video », Dailymotion’s New Mobile Ad Format

Vivendi-owned video platform Dailymotion has added Vertical Video Ad format to its robust advertising offering. The format spans the full length of a user’s mobile device, addressing advertisers’ biggest pain point: finding a way to seamlessly integrate content with the user experience while successfully delivering their message. Dailymotion’s new format, which sparked high viewability and completion rates in campaigns with Givenchy, comes as fifty-three percent of brands were recently found to be leaning into vertical ad…

SparkPost Marketing Leader and Email Practitioner Surveys Reveal 72% of People Feel Overworked

Businesses Are Succeeding and People are Happy Despite Mounting Pressure and Workload; Investments in Email Rise 44%, Driving Opportunities for Digital Marketing SparkPost, the world's largest email delivery and analytics platform delivering nearly 40 percent of the world's email, released its annual Email Benchmark Report, titled Email in 2021 - The Trends, Behaviors and Benchmarks Shaping Email in 2021. The report looks closely at email marketing trends as a response to digital marketing opportunities in the wake of…

New PC Poster Sticker Game and Anzu Form an Exclusive Partnership

Soon-to-be-released PC game Poster Sticker will feature real-world advertising thanks to an exclusive partnership between creator Caipirinha Games and Anzu.io, the world’s most advanced blended in-game advertising platform. With Anzu’s industry-leading solution, Poster Sticker now will be available to global advertisers for both banner and video ads. Caipirinha is a well-established, prolific developer, with over 75 cross-platform offerings and 17 years of experience building successful games. As a game about advertising,…

Devika Bulchandani Named CEO of Ogilvy North America & Global Chairwoman of Advertising

Ogilvy announced that Devika Bulchandani has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ogilvy North America and Global Chairwoman of Advertising. Devika will be responsible for driving all aspects of Ogilvy's core business across the United States and Canada which spans Advertising, Brand & Content, Public Relations & Influence, Experience, Growth & Innovation, and Health. She will also support Ogilvy's advertising business across the global network. Andy Main, Global CEO for Ogilvy said: "Dev is a leader with…

Top ABM Interview: TechBytes with Gabe Rogol, CEO at Demandbase

Journey into Tech Hi Gabe. You come from a fascinating Sales background where you have managed vastly different portfolios. You recently celebrated your 7th work anniversary at Demandbase. Could you tell us about this enriching journey and how you landed at Demandbase? Yes, I’ve had a long career in the Publishing, Martech, and Adtech worlds. The first, nearly 15 years of my career, was spent in the B2B publishing world, focusing on enabling marketers to achieve their brand, demand, and revenue goals by reaching unique…

Endavo Enhances Platform to Meet Growing Demand for Virtual Live Events

Global Streaming Platform Adds Two Halloween Live Virtual Events to Fall Lineup – The Dark Zone Live on Queen Mary and The Murder House Endavo Media and Communications, Inc., a global OTT video distribution platform for innovative creators and communities, announces its recent investment to bolster its live event and channel offerings. With in-person events continuing to be sidelined beyond 2020, the company is producing a robust streaming schedule that includes film festivals, concerts and performing arts. Endavo’s new…

TOHO and IMAX Announce Historic Five-Picture Slate Agreement in Japan

Japan-based TOHO, a film, theater production, and distribution company, and Canadian-American entertainment technology company IMAX has announced a slate deal to release five current and forthcoming TOHO films on IMAX screens. The deal will expand both the companies’ longstanding partnership across distribution and exhibition. It also marks IMAX’s biggest slate deal to date with a film studio outside Hollywood. The terms of the deal shall run to at least 2021 and include three future films to be confirmed. As of October,…

Criteo Joins Open Source Unified ID Initiative

 Criteo S.A., the global technology company powering the world's marketers with trusted and impactful advertising, announced that it is collaborating with the advertising technology leader, The Trade Desk, on the Unified ID 2.0 initiative. Criteo will provide the sign-on solution and codevelop the transparency portal in Unified ID 2.0. The transparency portal will enable consumers to have unprecedented control over their advertising experience. Both companies will start testing this concept with publishers and other industry…

Colling Media Innovates with Optimized Facebook Catalog Ads

Phoenix-based Colling Media is pushing the boundaries of advertising by helping brands maximize ad spend and innovate marketing messages with Facebook's new Catalog advertising feature. Promoting products and services on Facebook, the largest social network with more than 2.6 billion monthly active users, is a staple of online advertising. Previously, advertisers were limited to static images of a single product, but Facebook's introduction of Catalog advertising presents brands with multiple opportunities in a single ad to…

Kargo Announces The Editorial Endeavor

Kargo, the leader in mobile advertising, announced the Editorial Endeavor, a consortium dedicated to supporting diverse and premium publishers through better media practices, special programs, and industry action. Audience-based media buying has eroded the foundation of quality journalism and editorial content, threatening the media ecosystem and the very fabric of publishing. Brands have also created keyword and content blocking tactics that divert revenue away from important news and diverse content. The Editorial Endeavor…

Evvolution Announces Official Partnership With Top Live Mobile Games Streaming Platform, Omlet Arcade

Berlin-Based Mobile Marketing Agency Announces Partnership With Omlet Arcade, Offering Their Clients the Latest App Promotion Solution Ad consultancy agency Evvolution officially announces a strategic partnership with top mobile live game streaming platform, Omlet Arcade. Always staying one step ahead of the game, through this new partnership Evvolution offers a unique mobile marketing solution that unlocks a creative ad placement option connected to quality users holding impressive spending power. Omlet Arcade has…

Kubient Discovers New “Weasel” Injection Ad Fraud Scheme

Kubient, the cloud advertising marketplace that enables advertisers and publishers to reach, monetize and connect their audiences efficiently and effectively, announced its latest findings of fraudulent activity occurring within the programmatic ecosystem. Via its patent pending Kubient Artificial Intelligence (KAI) ad fraud prevention, now available to the public, Kubient detected Wease.IM, a scheme that was duping brands and their supply- and demand- side platforms into purchasing fake traffic. Index Exchange, PubMatic,…

Brandzooka Raises $5.6 Million In Series A Funding And Appoints New CEO

Brandzooka, the leading self-service programmatic platform democratizing the digital advertising landscape for brands and agencies, has closed $5.6 million in Series A funding, bringing its total funding to date to $10.1 million. Founded in 2015 by a group including Alex Bogusky and Kelly Dotseth, who has now stepped into the CEO role, Brandzooka is disrupting the media landscape by making it possible for companies and agencies of any size to place targeted ads on primetime TV and premium digital properties worldwide for…

Jean-Paul “JP” Colaco Joins WarnerMedia as Head of Advertising Sales

WarnerMedia announced Jean-Paul "JP" Colaco as the head of Advertising Sales. With a dynamic history spanning advertising, technology and media, Colaco will lead the Advertising Sales organization at a time when the market is evolving rapidly. He will oversee a team of talented leaders focused on continuing to monetize the very important linear ad inventory driven by the well-positioned WarnerMedia linear networks and the vast existing digital products. In addition, Colaco will further build out advanced ad solutions,…

Bigeye Announces Key Hires and Promotions to Bolster Further Agency Growth

Bigeye, an audience-focused, creative-driven, full-service advertising agency, has announced key new hires and promotions across all departments to further expand the agency's capabilities. Rhett Withey, Bigeye Senior Designer, has been named Art Director to help lead the Creative Team in delivering compelling creative to clients. As an integral member of the Bigeye team for more than five years, Rhett has demonstrated strong leadership and consistently delivers innovative work.  Joining him on the Creative Team is…