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Acumatica Names Todd Wells New Chief Marketing Officer

Industry Veteran's Expertise Dovetails with Acumatica's Rapid-Growth Needs Acumatica, the world's fastest-growing cloud ERP company, has named Todd Wells as its new Chief Marketing Officer. Todd joins Acumatica most recently from Deloitte Digital where he drove a digital transformation practice across commercial marketing, sales and partner channel clients. Prior to that he was at Microsoft leading the transformation across commercial marketing and sales IT, and building high-performance global services/operations…

Deloitte’s ‘Tax in 2020’ Initiative Includes an Unprecedented Investment to Create a New Digital Client Experience

Initiative Reinforces the Business' Commitment to Helping Clients Navigate a Complex Tax Landscape with Innovative and Flexible Solutions That Deliver Insights and Value Deloitte shared more details of its global 'Tax in 2020' initiative, a three-year digital transformation plan launched in 2018. The plan is anchored by its unprecedented investment in building a seamless global tax experience for its clients. Tax in 2020 is focused on reimagining how clients navigate the increasing change and complexity in the tax…

Last Four Years Have Seen Enterprise AI Usage Surge to a Whopping 270%, Reports Gartner

Enterprise Adoption of AI Is Reaching Epic Levels, Clearly Reflecting a Common Sentiment of Business Leadership, Globally. Gartner published its insights on AI after surveying 3,000 executives from 89 countries as part of its 2019 CIO survey. The main deliverable of this survey was that the usage of AI has grown by 270% in the last four years — 37% in 2018 alone propelling the AI market to touch $6.14 billion dollars by 2022. Here are the findings of the McKinsey Global Institute: Labor shifts will be responsible…

Deloitte Releases 10th Annual Tech Trends Report, Exploring Technologies That Help Companies Thrive in a Climate of Disruption and…

Report Examines a Decade of Technological Change, Identifying Key Trends That Will Reshape Business and Government in the Next 18-24 Months Deloitte released its milestone 10th annual report on technology trends, "Tech Trends 2019: Beyond the digital frontier." The report explores how the convergence of new technologies with powerful technological forces is driving disruption across industries. New technologies include advanced networking, serverless computing and intelligent interfaces; and technological forces…

A Review of the Top 20 Acquisitions in the Marketing Technology Landscape

MarTech Series Reviews the Top 20 Acquisitions of 2018 That Disrupted the Technology Landscape We begin the New Year with a round-up of the top 20 MarTech acquisitions in 2018. The article is part of the research that intends to shed light on the most-read MarTech topics focused on funding, acquisitions and product launches that were in demand in 2018. While one of the biggest acquisitions of 2018 was IBM acquiring Red-Hat, here are the rest that we found to be disruptive. Cision Completes Acquisition of PRIME Research…

Sony’s Crackle Shines by Leveraging the Technologies of the Deloitte-Salesforce-Adobe Nexus

Sony Crackle, a Sony Pictures Entertainment Venture, Is a Free Video Streaming Service Platform. Aided by the Deloitte-Salesforce-Adobe Trinity, Crackle Is Succeeding in Improving Its Subscriber’s Attention Span and Retaining Them Referencing their outstanding work for Sony’s Crackle, Deloitte Digital was recognized with a Salesforce Partner Innovation award in Dreamforce. The event took place in September this year and was considered the most innovative software conference of 2018. The award was in the ‘Innovation in the…

Survey Shows Companies Lose Customers During Online Holiday Promotions Because They Aren’t Collecting Preference Data

PossibleNOW Survey Shows Many Companies Are Not Ready for the Upcoming Holiday Season Industry observers expect online sales this holiday season to rise 22 percent according to Deloitte. This compares to 5 percent last year, where online holiday sales totaled $1.05 trillion. Many will miss out on this slice of the retail pie if they don’t listen to their customers preference for receiving e-mail marketing and other communications. A recent survey from PossibleNOW, the leading provider of enterprise consent and…

Deloitte Leverages Anodot for Real-Time Autonomous Analytics

Anodot, the autonomous analytics company, and professional services firm, Deloitte Australia, announced a strategic alliance to help companies supercharge their real-time analytics capabilities. Deloitte will use Anodot’s AI/ML solution to expand its Consulting Analytics & Cognitive practice’s portfolio of AI-powered service offerings. Bringing together Anodot’s anomaly detection capability with Deloitte’s business advisory, data and analytics capability creates a unique value proposition to help businesses…

MomentFeed Ranked as One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500

Attributes Exceptional Revenue Growth to Helping Multi-Location Brands Create a Mobile Experience that Turns Mobile Consumers into Local Customers MomentFeed, the leader in mobile consumer experience management for multi-location brands, announces it ranked for the 2nd year in a row on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. “Congratulations to the Deloitte 2018 Technology Fast 500…

Marketing Technology Bulletin Covering the Week Gone By

Top Picks from MarTech Series. Original MarTech Insights from the Week Gone By Our staff writers compile a bulletin covering important news in the world of Marketing Technology. This bulletin is the best source of the major MarTech developments of last week. Microsoft to Acquire XOXCO, Bringing Together Leading Bot Development Communities to Help Advance Conversational AI Brabble Integrates *Star Tags in Its Products in an Attempt to Revolutionize E-Commerce The Company Will Integrate *Star Tags and Re-launch Its…

20 CMOs to Follow on Twitter

MarTech Series Is Jotting down 20 Chief Marketing Officers That Leverage Twitter to Talk About a Variety of Topics And, of Course, Promote Their Brand Being a CMO is a tough job! As business atmosphere rapidly changes all over the world, its the CMO who needs to be on the toes, all the time and adapt continuously. This compels the CMO to develop certain qualities that help deliver on business expectations. So, what are these qualities? We recently did a piece on must-have qualities for the twenty-first century CMO.…

Deloitte Bolsters Salesforce Offerings with CloudinIT

Leading Salesforce Specialists CloudinIT to Join Deloitte Digital from 1 February 2019 Deloitte is expanding its Salesforce offerings, with the team from New Zealand’s leading Salesforce specialist, CloudinIT, to join the professional services firm from 1 February 2019. CloudinIT is a professional services firm that helps customers implement Salesforce and Amazon Web Services solutions. Their focus includes: Force.com services including Sales Cloud and Service Cloud; test automation; and marketing automation with…

Influitive Ranked Number 87 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500

Influitive Attributes Rapid Revenue Growth to Its Focus on Advocate Marketing and the Role Customer Advocates Play in Driving Value Across an Organization Influitive announced it ranked 87 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Influitive’s chief executive officer, Mark Organ, credits the company’s focus on leveraging customers and advocates for its substantial revenue growth. Organ said, “Our…

Deloitte Survey: Smartphones Continue to Reign Supreme as Consumers’ Preferred Device

Americans Now View Their Smartphones More Than 14 Billion Times per Day With an estimated 270 million Americans viewing their smartphones about 14 billion times per day, the smartphone continues to reign supreme as consumers' preferred device for online actions, as well as for controlling and monitoring many daily activities, according to Deloitte's US edition of the "2018 Global Mobile Consumer Survey." This year smartphone penetration rose to 85 percent, up 3 percent from 2017, with the strongest growth among US…

Deloitte Survey: Artificial Intelligence Delivers, but Missteps Can Yield ‘Bridges to Nowhere’

Eighty-Two Percent of Early AI Adopters Cite Positive ROI Enthusiasm for artificial intelligence is running high, with early adopters ramping up their investments, reporting substantial returns, and planning to invest in more projects, according to Deloitte's second edition of the "State of AI in the Enterprise" report, released today. Nonetheless, organizations may want to tap the brakes – if only to more skillfully navigate the inevitable twists and turns that lie ahead. In the survey of 1,100 US executives from…

RTB House Ranked Amongst the Fastest Growing Tech Companies in Central Europe by Deloitte

RTB House, a global company that provides state-of-the-art retargeting technology for top brands worldwide, is the only Polish company in the "Big Five" category (2nd place) in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe. This category ranks large tech companies with extraordinary growth. Moreover, RTB House has been ranked as the 32nd fastest developing tech company in "The Fast 50" category. Large tech companies ranked in the "Big Five" category had to meet specific criteria. They had to be operating in the market…

MapR and Deloitte Announce Strategic Alliance to Modernize Analytics and Speed AI Success

Solution Areas Encompass IoT, Edge, and Multi-Cloud MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s leading data platform for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Analytics, announced a formal alliance with Deloitte Consulting LLP centered around analytics and AI solutions. The joint alliance is aimed at helping customers benefit from advances in AI, reduce costs through modernizing their environments, and take advantage of innovations in IoT, Edge and Cloud. Solution areas of focus for the alliance include Big Data…

Deloitte’s Acquisition of Magnetic’s Business Platform Enables New Capabilities for Deloitte

Deloitte Wants to Intensify Client Engagement Initiatives by Investing in Targeting Audiences and Artificial Intelligence Deloitte announced that it will be acquiring Magnetic Media Inc’s Artificial Intelligence(AI) powered business platform. This move clearly indicates Deloitte’s increased focus in the areas of AI, Machine Learning (ML) and Audience Data Analytics. This strategic acquisition helps Deloitte accelerate smarter and faster development of its Digital Experience Services platform. This is also an indicator…

Interview with David Mason, CEO and Founder, StudioNow

"Brands and agencies do not have much data to help determine how much to spend on creative and production because they never really know how the content is going to perform."Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What made you start StudioNow? I have been an entrepreneur for the past 25 years. Along the way, I have dabbled with having a normal job here or there, but always found that my passion was to create ideas and companies from scratch. My key ingredients have always been to identify a large-scale trend…

Marketing Technology Bulletin Covering the Week Gone By

Top Picks from Martech Series. Original Martech Insights from the Week Gone By Our staff writers compiled a bulletin covering important events occurring in the world of Marketing Technology. This bulletin is the best source to glance through major MarTech developments last week. Episerver Named a Leader Again in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management Research Analysts Evaluated Episerver on Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision Scroll Free September; An Ode to Mental Health The…