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Banzai Raises $15 Million in Venture Debt Financing to Grow its SaaS Event Marketing Platform

Venture Debt round led by Columbia Pacific Business Finance with additional investment from Gaingels “This funding allows Banzai to accelerate growth and provide solutions that enable results-driven marketers to adapt and thrive in the changing world of event marketing.” - Joe Davy, CEO, Banzai Banzai, the leader in event marketing, announced today the successful closing of $15 million in venture debt funding. The funding was led by Columbia Pacific Advisors and will enable Banzai to expand further to…

Banzai Becomes 1st Complete Event Solution by Acquiring Top-Rated Webinar Startup Demio

Acquisition makes Banzai the first true end-to-end SaaS provider for professional events including marketing automation, virtual event, and webinar offerings. Banzai continues to thrive into 2021 by acquiring companies with complementary service offerings. Professional event marketing leader, Banzai, announced the acquisition of webinar platform startup Demio. The announcement makes Banzai the first complete open end-to-end virtual event solution to include targeted high-qualified lead generation, virtual hosting, and now,…

Banzai Acquires High Attendance to Add Virtual, Hybrid Event Management Solution

Seattle MarTech Startup Looks to Capitalize on Emerging Event Management Mega-Trend Banzai, a leading SaaS platform for event marketing, announced the acquisition of High Attendance, a provider of virtual and hybrid event management software for the enterprise. Banzai plans to integrate its flagship marketing automation platform Banzai Reach with High Attendance’s virtual and hybrid event management platform to give Banzai customers - including Adobe, Chef Software, Dell, Pure Storage, and other large enterprises…

Banzai Announces New Independent Board Director Kevin Riegelsberger

Banzai, a leading provider of SaaS marketing automation for events, announced the addition of Kevin Riegelsberger as an independent director effective July 16, 2020. Kevin is a 40 year software veteran who currently serves as a director of TangoCard, Inc., and Shiftboard, Inc. Kevin previously held the roles of President and Chief Operating Officer at Avalara. As a board member, Kevin will bring his deep operational background and technology industry experience to support Banzai as it continues the rapid growth it is…

Banzai Appoints Kurt Bilafer as Chief Revenue Officer

Veteran CRO to Spearhead Customer Success, Sales, Marketing for Event Marketing Automation Leader Banzai, a leading SaaS marketing automation provider, announced that it has named Kurt J. Bilafer as Chief Revenue Officer. Mr. Bilafer is now responsible for leading Banzai’s global sales and marketing functions, as well as channel partner programs. With over 25 years of experience, Mr. Bilafer has held a number of sales and marketing roles at Amazon, SAP, WePay & PwC.  Mr. Bilafer has started a number of companies,…

Banzai Launches New Partner Marketing Solution for Webinars and Events

Banzai Reach for Partners helps companies like Adobe, Facebook, and ServiceNow generate more partner leads through webinars and events Banzai, a leading SaaS marketing automation provider, today released Banzai Reach for Partners. This product enables partner marketing teams to support their partners in creating more successful webinars and events. Marketing Technology News: CSG Extends Relationship With Mediacom Communications Through 2025 Banzai Reach for Partners introduces a range of partner marketing tools to…

Banzai Raises $7M Series A Funding Round to Simplify Event Marketing

Event Marketing Automation Provider to Expand Staff and Enhance Product Capabilities Banzai, a cloud software-as-a-service provider of Event Marketing Automation solutions for enterprise marketers, announced that it has raised $7 million in equity financing led by DNX Ventures, an early-stage VC firm focusing on B2B startups that are shaping industries and transforming the way we live and work, and with participation from Vulcan Capital, the multi-billion-dollar investment arm of Vulcan Inc. The Series A investment will…