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TechBytes with Ben Houston, Founder and CTO at Threekit

Hi Ben, it was a productive quarter for most tech companies until COVID-19 broke loose. Tell us about your company’s attitude in dealing with the situation. When COVID-19 started getting serious in early March, there was massive fear in the overall retail market, and everything seemed to freeze for about two weeks. Because shopping behavior changed so quickly, it was important for retail technology companies like ourselves to adjust to this shift. As a startup, we were able to adapt quickly. We moved up our new product…

$1 Billion Evaluation for a Product Experience Company! Now, We’re Talking Serious MarTech

Pendo has just announced $100 million funding, taking its evaluation to $1 Billion. This is a major development in the Martech category that Pendo operates in - Product Experience. Despite competition from players such as Gainsight, Mixpanel, and Amplitude Analytics, Pendo has managed to raise $100 million in Series E funding to help companies become centrally product-led. Sapphire Ventures led the round, with participation from new investors General Atlantic and Tiger Global, along with existing investors Battery Ventures,…