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Verizon Media Doubles down on Commerce and Launches Holiday Campaign with ebay

 E-commerce giant eBay and Verizon Media announced "The Guy's Guide to Nailing the Holidays" - a new campaign aimed to help men tackle the holiday season with ease and confidence. eBay will also be the first advertising partner to sponsor Verizon Media's new Shoppable video format, integrating the online marketplace's wide selection of one-of-a-kind items and trending products from top brands into shoppable carousels beneath gift guide videos. This initiative is part of Verizon Media's commitment to commerce through…

eBay Unveils ‘Holiday Jargon Jar,’ Turns Retailers’ Overused Holiday Chatter into Charity

All Proceeds Will Benefit Score Through Giving Tuesday to Help Small Businesses Thrive eBay committed to some much needed holiday chill to give shoppers a break from the stress-inducing creep that starts as soon as a hint of fall is in the air. To strengthen our stand against the holiday creep and madness - which becomes more over the top every year - eBay is introducing the "Holiday Jargon Jar," which turns incessant chatter into meaningful charity. Last year, there were tens of thousands of…

eBay Inc. Announces Leadership Transition

Scott Schenkel Appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer eBay Inc. announced that the Company's Board of Directors has appointed Scott Schenkel, most recently eBay's Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, as interim Chief Executive Officer. This appointment follows Devin Wenig stepping down as President and CEO, and a director of the Company. The eBay Board will undertake a search to identify the Company's next CEO, and will consider internal and external candidates. Thomas Tierney, Chairman of the eBay Inc.…

Tips on Building an E-commerce Website

Establishing the online presence of your business has never been so easy as it is now in 2019. Yet, the process of launching an e-commerce website can be quite time-consuming and confusing for those doing it for the first time. Let us make things a bit easier for you by sharing our top five tips on launching a profit-generating e-commerce website: 1. Choose the Right Platform The first thing you need to consider when working on your e-commerce website project is the platform. Just like an actual store needs a location,…

MomentFeed Names Avik Dey as Senior Vice President of Engineering

Dey’s Deep Enterprise Experience at Intel, Yahoo! and eBay Will Help Enhance and Fortify MomentFeed’s Mobile Consumer Experience Platform MomentFeed, the leader in mobile consumer experience management for multi-location brands, announced that Avik Dey has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Engineering. Dey brings more than two decades of software engineering expertise, leading Big Data, Data Science and microservices implementations at some of the largest enterprise technology companies, including, Intel…

Swag’r Has Been Selected as a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 Global

Red Herring announced its Top 100 Global in recognition of the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Red Herring's Top 100 Global list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring editors were among the first to recognize that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Salesforce.com, YouTube, and eBay would change the way we live and…

Kahuna Publishes a Report on the Emerging Landscape of Digital Marketplaces

Airbnb Is Valued at $38 Billion Dollars Without Owning a Single Property. Similarly, Uber, That Does Not Own a Single Vehicle Is Valued at $72 Billion Dollars. ‘Services’ Are Now a Core Part of Digital Marketplaces and Can Be Leveraged to Develop Profitable and Newer Business Models This exclusive report is developed by Brian Solis, Principal Analyst, Altimeter and published by Kahuna – The report speaks about expanding marketplaces and a platform economy. The report also reveals four main challenges in digital…

Google Purchases Customer Service Automation Firm Onward

The Acquisition Will Add Further Depth to the Search Giant’s Artificial Intelligence & Customer Success Endeavors Google’s acquisition of Onward might have been easier to miss but is an important event for both the organizations. While Onward now gets global recognition, their technology can help Google build phenomenal AI-centric products. The purchase price of Onward was not disclosed. The company in the past has raised $120,000 for itself through private funding in two rounds. A select few of Onward will be…

Outreach Recognized as Top Startup by LinkedIn

Outreach Ranked 15th on LinkedIn's Annual List Celebrating the Startups Where the World Wants to Work Now Outreach, the leading sales engagement platform, announced that it has been named one of LinkedIn's Top Startups, a list recognizing 50 of the world's best and most sought-after places to work. To compile the list, LinkedIn analyzed the behavior of its more than 500 million users to identify where professionals want to work, while also focusing on metrics such as interest in the company, engagement with employees, and…

Tinder Welcomes Jenny Campbell as Chief Marketing Officer

Tinder, the world's most popular app for meeting new people, announced that Jenny Campbell has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer.  With more than 20 years of marketing experience, both in house at Nike and in leadership roles at 72andSunny and Wieden + Kennedy, Jenny has a proven track record shaping brand, marketing, and advertising strategies. "Growing our leadership  team has been a key priority since I joined  as CEO," said Elie Seidman. "Jenny Campbell is an exceptional talent and we're excited to have…

Wunderman Commerce Study Reveals Amazon’s Shopping Search Supremacy

Consumers Tend to Purchase Where They Search with 51% of Consumers Starting Their Online Shopping Journey on Amazon Amazon's influence on consumer shopping behaviors continues to accelerate. Data from a new Future Shopper study released by Salmon, a Wunderman Commerce company, shows Amazon leads as consumers' preferred starting point for shopping (51%), and also dominates where consumers complete the majority of their online purchases (55%). Over 3,500 consumers who shop online across the US and UK were surveyed for this…

Global eCommerce Communities Inspiring Brands To Rethink And Reinvent Go-To-Market Strategies: CMO Council Research

New Research From the CMO Council Highlights How Leading Brands Are Learning From Big Digital Marketplaces and Adapting to a New 4P Model of Marketing That Is Based On Precision, Personalization, Persuasion and Perfection to Multiply Purchase Leaders have followers, and nowhere is that more evident than the global eCommerce market, where giant digital shopping destinations like eBay, Amazon and Alibaba now account for more than 50 percent of the nearly $500 billion spent by North American consumers online. Large,…

eBay Hires Jan Pedersen as Chief Scientist, Artificial Intelligence

Pedersen Will Lead The Company's AI Strategy, Including Computer Vision, Natural Language Understanding And  Machine Learning eBay Inc, a global commerce leader, has hired Jan Pedersen as vice president and chief scientist, Artificial Intelligence (AI). Pedersen will lead the company's AI strategy, including computer vision, natural language understanding and machine learning, to deliver new customer experiences across the eBay platform. "Jan is a true pioneer in the industry, with over thirty years developing search,…