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Alicia Tillman Appointed to RainFocus Board of Directors

RainFocus, the leading hybrid event marketing and management platform, announced the appointment of Alicia Tillman as its first Independent Board Director. Tillman brings more than 20 years of hands-on marketing executive leadership and general management experience leading teams in the technology, financial services and corporate travel and payments industries. Recently, Tillman was honored as #11 on the Forbes 2020 Top 50 Most Influential CMOs in the World list. Marketing Technology News: Helium 10 Announces New…

Propertybase Launches BoldMortgage to Bring Intelligent Lead Generation & Management to Mortgage Industry

Having entered the mortgage space earlier this year with the acquisition of Unify, Propertybase, the leading global real estate software company, revealed BoldMortgage. Pegged as an industry-first, BoldMortgage marries the lead generation expertise of BoldLeads with the robust mortgage software capabilities of the Unify Business Growth Platform. This unique combination marks a new chapter in solving the challenges facing many smaller mortgage brokers and loan officers with innovative technology. Marketing Technology News: …

TicketSocket Unveils New Facebook Events Integration

TicketSocket, a premier white-label ticketing registration and event management platform is announcing the launch of automatic event creation on Facebook, powered by TicketSocket. Rollout begins immediately, and TicketSocket users can start generating automated events with the 2.9.2.5 version of TicketSocket to increase the visibility of their events on Facebook. Auto-event generation allows any TicketSocket user with a Facebook Page to enable the platform to create Facebook events without manual intervention. Instead…

Socio Ranks No. 9 on Inc. Magazine’s List of Fastest-Growing Midwest Companies with 862% Growth

Inc. Magazine today revealed Socio ranks No. 9 on its 2021 Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies across 12 Midwest states. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, the list spotlights elite companies within the Midwest economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. “We are incredibly humbled and excited by this prestigious ranking, which is a direct result of our commitment to serving our customers, employees, and the event community,”…

TNC Events Earns Women’s Business Enterprise National Certification

TNC Events, the leading Michigan-based event management, corporate logistics and meeting planning provider, is recognized for national certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Great Lakes Women's Business Council, a regional certifying partner of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council. Marketing Technology News: How to Start Creating the Change Advertising Needs "The Great Lakes Women's Business Council is proud to have TNC Events as one of our newly certified women-owned businesses," said…

Attendify Releases MeetNow to Smoothen Event Experience Management

Attendify, the leading platform provider of virtual and hybrid event applications and event data management tools, announced its new MeetNow feature. MeetNow empowers virtual event attendees to instantly interact one-on-one with sponsors and exhibitors, via its built-in, live video conferencing capabilities. MeetNow was created to further provide tangible value and increased ROI for sponsors and exhibitors, which has become a more prevalent challenge for virtual events. Recommended: ON24 Launches RevNEXT Marketplace…

Aventri Premiers Digital Lead Capture Solution

Delivers Fast, Face-to-Face Connections at Virtual and Hybrid Events Virtual and hybrid event management software (EMS) leader Aventri announced its latest engagement solution, Aventri Digital Lead Capture. This novel solution enhances networking and connections between exhibitors and attendees at virtual events, mirroring the experience of bringing exhibitors and attendees together at live events. Facilitating meaningful interactions at virtual events has been a challenge.  When using existing solutions, calendar tools,…

Socio Launches Native Streaming Solution to Help Event Organizers Level Up Virtual and Hybrid Event Production

Socio announced the launch of Socio Streaming, a fully integrated solution with StreamYard that gives event organizers powerful tools for leveling up virtual and hybrid event production. Socio Streaming was designed to address the evolving needs of the event community. After the industry pivoted to virtual events in March, many organizers relied on simple meeting platforms like Zoom for live streaming. With the realization that virtual events will remain dominant heading into 2021, organizers are looking for self-serve…

Hubilo Raises $4.5 Million From Lightspeed to Build the World’s First Intelligent Hub for Virtual Events

Hubilo, a global virtual events platform, is excited to announce a $4.5 million seed round, led by Lightspeed and backed by marquee tech angels, Girish Mathrubootham (Founder, Freshworks), Nishant Rao (ex-CEO LinkedIn India), Jonathan Boutelle (Co-founder, Slideshare), and Abinash Tripathy (CEO Helpshift). Starting its journey amidst the Covid crisis in April, Hubilo has grown over 32x organically and is projected to comfortably exceed $10 million in bookings run rate and host over 1 million attendees in the next few months.…

Canon U.S.A. Announces Crowd People Counter Software To Capture Crowd Sizes In Real Time

Software Aids in Social Distance Monitoring, City Planning and Crowd Control at Stadiums, Airports, Train Stations, Houses of Worship and Other Large Venues Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today introduced the Crowd People Counter, a video content analysis software which can quickly provide event management teams and law enforcement agencies the ability to gather crowd size data in real-time. The gathering and analysis of this data can help detect overcrowding and potentially prevent accidents at…

Solace’s New Event Management Portal Simplifies Event-Driven Architecture

First-of-its-Kind "Event Portal" Enables Collaborative Creation, Sharing and Management of Events and Event-Driven Applications Solace, the modern enabler of real-time event-driven data streaming for enterprise computing, IoT and mobile applications, announced its highly anticipated new product called PubSub+ Event Portal that makes it easier for enterprises to efficiently visualize, model, govern and share events across their organization. The first event portal in the market, PubSub+ Event Portal is an addition to the…

Sinch AB (Publ): Sinch to Acquire SAP Digital Interconnect to Grow Global Cloud Communications Capabilities

Sinch AB (publ), a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SAP Digital Interconnect (“SDI”), a unit within SAP SE, for a total cash consideration of EUR 225 million on a cash and debt-free basis. SDI offers cloud-based communications products and serves more than 1,500 enterprise customers throughout the world. Its customer base includes many of the world’s most valued brands, including top technology companies, banks, payment gateways,…

Restaurant and Hotel Management Platform Tripleseat Acquired by Vista Equity Partners

Vista to Merge Tripleseat and Gather to Unify Market-Leading Sales and Event Platforms Tripleseat, the leading web-based sales and event management technology solutions for restaurants, hotels, and unique venues, today announced an acquisition by Vista Equity Partners ("Vista"), a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses. Through the acquisition, Gather, already owned by Vista, will be merged with Tripleseat. The merger will bring together the sales and event…

Intellitix Acquires Majority Stake in “Mobile-First” Event Platform CrowdBlink

Intellitix Technologies Inc., the company behind RFID access control and cashless payments technology used at Tomorrowland, BlizzCon, San Diego Comic-Con, and others, announced a majority-stake acquisition in CrowdBlink, a next generation event management platform. The move comes as part of Intellitix’s effort to meet a market demand for lightweight event technology. CrowdBlink is already addressing this need with their all-in-one mobile platform, offering Ticketing, Access Control, and Cashless Payments. But it’s what…

Marketing’s Diversity Equity, and Inclusion Playbook

Intersectional gender parity within the tech industry has not been a priority, not with how business leaders are operating today. According to the World Economic Forum’s annual Global Gender Gap Report, 2018, we still have 108 years until we will close the global gender gap. 108 years. That is unacceptable. 108 years means that those born in 2019 will not see parity in their lifetimes. Businesses have a responsibility to change this and make an impact sooner. At AnitaB.org, we have a better goal: 50/50 intersectional gender…

TechBytes with Brett Boskoff, Co-Founder and CTO, Splash

Brett Boskoff Co-Founder and CTO, Splash We’re in the midst of an event marketing tech renaissance. Brett Boskoff, Co-Founder and CTO, Splash, explains the various aspects of the Event Marketing evolution and their recently published report addressing the ROI on event marketing campaigns with UI/UX targets.Tell us about your role at Splash and the team/technology you handle. I lead the technical team at Splash, which includes our Engineering and Product organizations. We’re distributed across multiple locations and…

Exicon Group Launched Direct-To-Consumer Operations Exicon Assistant

Exicon Assistant Plans to Deliver an Extensive Range of Remote Professional Services Exicon Group, a 360° marketing, brand communications, and event management solutions provider, announced the opening of its direct-to-consumer operations 'Exicon Assistant' to make its mark in the virtual assistant industry and help global professionals. In addition to its 18-year legacy of providing one-stop business solutions, Exicon Group is now launching this new offering to target home-based businesses, CXOs, start-ups, and SMEs.…

TechBytes with Brian Friedman, VP, Digital Innovation, Aventri

Brian Friedman VP, Digital Innovation, Aventri Events are the lifeblood of marketing and the event management software sector has grown rapidly over the last few years. The advent automation has meant that advertisers can now hone on an attendee's preferences and deliver personalization at scale. Brian Friedman, VP, Digital Innovation, Aventri (formerly etouches) spoke to us how the ideal event management software would function.Tell us about your role at Aventri and the team/ technology you handle. I serve as the

MarTech RADAR 2018: Top 150 B2B Technology Companies You Should Follow

Our MarTech Radar Brings You The Top 150 B2B Technology Companies That We Believe Would Continue to Excite Us the Most With Their Cutting-Edge Insights, Events, Content, and Product Updates. https://twitter.com/chiefmartec/status/951089558581628928 In the first month of 2018, we bring you the top 150 B2B Technology Companies that we believe every marketer should be aware of. Thanks to Chief Martech’s ever-growing technology landscape, we had an exciting time digging into what these 150 companies would have to offer in…