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Second Measure Closes $20 Million Series A Funding Co-Led by Bessemer and Goldman Sachs

Second Measure, a technology company that analyzes billions of everyday purchases to answer real-time questions about consumer behavior, announced it has closed $20 million in a Series A funding round. Co-led by Bessemer Venture Partners and Goldman Sachs, and joined by Citi Ventures, the funding will be used to support Second Measure’s continued product innovation, rapid growth, and expansion of its technical team. Second Measure has built a self-service platform that helps clients identify fast-growing companies,…

AppsFlyer Appoints Brian Quinn as New US President & GM

Industry Veteran Joins the Global Leader in Mobile Attribution and Marketing Analytics to Aid Its Massive Expansion and Hyper-Growth in the United States AppsFlyer, the world leader in mobile attribution and marketing analytics, has appointed Brian Quinn as its new US President & General Manager. Quinn has been brought in to help drive the company's continued hyper-growth and expansion throughout the US and North America. Quinn, a former director and executive with AT&T, Kenshoo, and Experian, is…

Sprout Social Adds Another $40.5 Million in Its Series-D Funding

Led by Future Fund, New Enterprise Associates & Goldman Sachs Front Sprout Social's Series-D Fundraising Sprout Social, one of the leading platforms in Social Media Marketing/Monitoring and Audience Analytics receives $40 million in Series-D funding. This puts Sprout Social’s grand total to $103.5 million in funding from the time of its establishment. The funding will function as an adrenaline shot to Sprout Social’s vision of global expansion. It will also substantially aid the company’s outreach and its desire to…

[24]7.ai CEO PV Kannan Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship

Kannan Among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2018 Builders + Innovators Summit Goldman Sachs is recognizing Chief Executive Officer PV Kannan of 7.ai as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2018 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California. "I am honored by this recognition," said Kannan. "Consumers are demanding better experiences from the companies they do business with, and at 7.ai, our mission is to make it simple for consumers to connect with companies to get things done. Using…

Egnyte Secures $75 Million Series E from Goldman Sachs

Using Growth Funding to Deliver World-Class Customer Experience, Expand Product Footprint and Accelerate Global Adoption Egnyte, provider of the industry-leading content platform for business, announced a $75 million round of growth funding from Goldman Sachs. Egnyte, who has not raised capital since December of 2013, will utilize the late-stage investment to accelerate growth and deliver their award-winning content platform with a world-class customer experience on a global scale. Founded in 2007, Egnyte helps…

The Role of AI in FIFA World Cup 2018

The countdown to the world’s greatest sporting event ends today. Yes, today the FIFA World Cup 2018 kicks off at Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow.  Even before the event began, the marketing and branding giants began to place their might behind their teams and players (most are celebrities in their own right!). However, this World Cup is steaming around the current Brobdingnagian – Artificial Intelligence! I was baffled by the kind of simulations that poured in from AI/Machine learning labs. Most of them are predicting the likely…

Read How Zilliant Managed to Scoop $30 Million from Goldman Sachs

Zilliant scooped $30 Million from Goldman Sachs last week. It will use the capital to fund global growth opportunities in the B2B enterprise industry across multiple sectors Zilliant, an Artificial Intelligence-driven SaaS-based B2B price optimization platform, offers sales and competitive pricing decisions to help B2B marketers achieve margin targets and retain customers at the same time. Customers use Zilliant for maximizing the lifetime value (LTV) of B2B customer relationships. "As the only B2B AI-driven SaaS…