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ENGINE Launches Device Graph+, Powering Cookieless Solutions for CTV and Omnichannel Media

Big Data Platform Offers Digital Media Buyers Cookieless Solutions ENGINE, a global, full-service media and marketing services company, announced the launch of ENGINE Device Graph+, expanding its cookieless offering with a full suite of CTV and omnichannel media solutions, allowing for integrated planning and buying across CTV, mobile, display and video environments. ENGINE Device Graph+ combines proprietary data from ENGINE Media Exchange (EMX) and ENGINE Insights with multiple data partners across automatic content…

IAB Adds Veteran Marketer Carryl Pierre-Drews to Leadership Team and Bolsters Public Policy with the Addition of Jeff Murray

Names Pierre-Drews as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Murray as Vice President for Public Policy Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) announced today that Carryl Pierre-Drews has been named Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Jeff Murray has joined as Vice President for Public Policy. Pierre-Drews will report directly to IAB's CEO David Cohen and Murray will report to Dave Grimaldi, Executive Vice President, Public Policy. "At IAB, Carryl will bring her passion for…

Influencers Are No Longer Only Media Personalities, But Full-Stack Content Creators

When it comes to marketing and especially media and marketing strategies, influencers are commonly divided into a pyramid consisting of four levels of influencers:  Celebrities with high reach, publishers and bloggers, brand fans and peer influencers. The pyramid also describes the four levels of reach, influence and engagement power the influencers have. The WOM (word of mouth) effect has been proven to have the highest level of influence and it is what most brands wish to achieve. This can be part measured through…

TEGNA Extends Multi-Faceted Partnership with FreeWheel

Partnership enables enhanced, automated access for media buyers to Premion’s CTV/OTT ad platform TEGNA, Inc. and FreeWheel, a Comcast Company, announced a new multi-year deal to further transform and automate the way TEGNA’s buyers and sellers transact, including through CTV/OTT advertising platform Premion. Under the terms of the deal, TEGNA will continue working with FreeWheel to help enhance business operations in several different ways, including using FreeWheel’s Strata platform to process electronic orders through…

Cision Announces Updates to Cision Impact, Providing Communicators with New Metrics to Further Prove the Business Value of Earned Media

Now Available in Cision's Next Generation Communications Cloud Only 13% of communicators say they are confident in their ability to demonstrate how their work drives business outcomes.1 In an ongoing effort to build state-of-the-art solutions for communications professionals, Cision announced that it has expanded its attribution technology in Cision Impact to help communicators better align PR metrics with business results. Marketing Technology News: Comviva and Ooredoo Kuwait Form Strategic Partnership Cision…

IAB Announces 2021 NewFronts

Historic 2020 event sets the table for a unified video marketplace Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), the national trade association for the digital media and marketing industries, announced today that the 2021 IAB NewFronts will provide buyers and sellers a holistic video marketplace inclusive of video across every screen. "Buyers could not have been more clear coming out of the 2020 NewFronts: they want to move the video marketplaces closer together to make it easier to buy. As the definitive marketplace for digital…

Entravision Launches New Audio Streaming Hub, El Botón

Entravision Communications Corporation, a leading global media and marketing technology company,  announced the launch of its new streaming destination, El Botón. El Botón offers listeners access to top Spanish radio influencers all in a single destination. Through the simple click of a button, users can choose from 34 radio stations across 10 different formats. Begin the morning with positive messages from Alex “El Genio” Lucas or the laugh out loud comedy of El Flaco y Su Pandilla and The Shoboy Show. During the…

IAB Study Finds That Brands Benefit from Advertising Within News

Research finds 84% of consumers feel advertising within the news increases or maintains brand trust News has always played a critical role in the lives of consumers. In 2020, the importance of timely, trusted news was amplified as everyone sought updates related to the global pandemic, social injustice, economic uncertainty, and the impending Presidential Election. Marketing Technology News: Dynamic Yield and e-Spirit Expand Partnership However, while news outlets experienced record viewership, readership, and…

Strategus Joins Interactive Advertising Bureau

Ad-Tech Executive Team to Serve on Key Standards Committees Ad-tech managed services platform Strategus has joined the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), the global trade association for the digital media and marketing industries. After pioneering the first programmatic TV advertising campaign five years ago, Strategus executives will contribute their unique expertise by serving on several technical standards committees. Recently named to the Inc. 5000 for the third year in a row, fast-growing Strategus lends its…

IAB Reveals Podcast Upfront 2020 Presenters

The IAB Podcast Upfront 2020 goes virtual for the first time, building on IAB’s successful digital NewFronts format IAB Podcast Upfront returns this year from September 9 to 11, showcasing the newest in digital audio from over 20 major presenters. For the first time, the Upfront will be a virtual event. The IAB Podcast Upfront is the only marketplace designed for advertisers and media buyers to preview the latest podcast programming from the biggest names in digital audio. The event will educate and raise awareness…

Teamwork Essential To The Future Of The Media & Advertising Industry–But Bosses, Not So Much

Media and Marketing Sector Survey from The 614 Group Also Shows That More Than Half Anticipate That All Future Conferences Will Feature Virtual Dimensions Despite the "work from home" advantages of wearing pajamas all day and avoiding a commute, when asked what they missed most about face-to-face contact with business associates, over 340 media and advertising executives agreed that they miss several teamwork benefits of face-to-face connections—but proximity to "the boss" isn't high on the list. According to results…

IAB Tech Lab Increases Investment and Presence in Europe

Vonwerschpartner Digital Strategies Retained to Support Technical Standards in the Region and Engage Local Members IAB Tech Lab (Tech Lab), the digital media and marketing industry's global nonprofit research, development, and technical standards-setting consortium, announced that vonwerschpartner Digital Strategies (vonwerschpartner) has been hired to represent the organization in Europe. The Founder and CEO of vonwerschpartner, Oliver von Wersch, will oversee key aspects of Tech Lab operations in the EU and UK. The…

ENGINE and Clickagy Partner to Deliver High Performing Target Audiences

“Attitude Based Audience” Capability Significantly More Effective at Accurately Identifying Target Audiences for Programmatic Campaigns ENGINE, a global, full-service media and marketing services company, in partnership with Clickagy, a data intelligence company, announced the launch of its “Attitude Based Audience” capability, which leverages survey research to enable digital marketers to accurately reach consumers online an average of 25% more effectively than the traditional audience targeting solutions that currently…

Meredith Corporation And US Farmers & Ranchers Alliance Partner To Launch Content Platform

New Digital Content Initiative Leverages Real-Time Data to Explore Trends and Topics Critical to the Food & Agricultural Value Chain and Consumers Nationwide Meredith Corporation, the leading media and marketing company reaching more than 180 million American consumers, in partnership with U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), announced the launch of a new dedicated content platform covering real-time trends and topics important to the entire food and agriculture ecosystem and consumers nationwide this spring…

Meredith To Present At UBS Investor Conference

Meredith Corporation, the leading media and marketing company with national brands serving 185 million unduplicated Americans — including 115 million unduplicated American women and nearly 90 percent of U.S. millennial women; 150 million digital monthly unique visitors; and a paid subscription base of 42 million — and 30 million viewers via 17 local television stations in fast-growing markets, will present at the UBS Global TMT Conference at 2:45 p.m. EST on December 10, 2019. Access to the webcast will be available on the…

Meredith Acquires Leading Mobile Mindfulness App “Stop, Breathe & Think”

Expands Meredith's Digital Presence in Growing Consumer Engagement Segment Provides Affinity Marketer Synapse with Exciting New Customer Loyalty Offering Meredith Corporation —the leading media and marketing company reaching 185 million American consumers every month and nearly 90 percent of U.S. millennial women—announced that it has acquired Stop, Breathe & Think (SBT), a leading mobile mindfulness app with more than 17 million emotional check-ins to date. SBT is highly differentiated in the market thanks to four…

Meredith Reports Strong Advertising Revenues in 4th Quarter; Trends Remain Strong

National Media Group Advertising Revenues Exceeded Expectations in 4th Quarter; Trends Remain Strong Meredith Corporation – the leading media and marketing company with national brands serving 115 million unduplicated American women, including nearly 90 percent of U.S. millennial women; 150 million digital monthly unique visitors; a paid subscription base of 42 million; and 30 million viewers via 17 local television stations in fast-growing markets – today reported fiscal 2019 fourth quarter and full year results. "Our…