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Urban Catalyst adds Angela S. Hwang as Director of Marketing and Communications

Urban Catalyst, an Opportunity Zone Fund focused on ground-up development projects in Silicon Valley, announced today that it has hired Angela S. Hwang as Director of Marketing and Communications. "We are excited to welcome Angela aboard as our first senior, director-level hire for our Marketing and Communications team," said Urban Catalyst Founder Erik Hayden. "Angela has achieved great success in marketing across a variety of industries, and we look forward to her applying this expertise in communicating with the…

Accedian and Savari Partner to Deliver Quality Assurance for Cellular V2X Services for Auto OEMs, Cross-carrier Mobile Operators, Road…

Accedian, the leader in performance analytics and end user experience solutions, and Savari, Inc., a Silicon Valley-based tech company and a pioneer of Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) communications technology for smart infrastructure, today announced a strategic partnership to jointly manage the service level agreements of operators for V2X. The partnership will focus on delivering quality of service to V2X edge applications, paving the way for a seamless approach to assuring quality for these applications deployed both in…

Accenture Brings on Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Tom Lounibos to Lead Accenture Ventures

Accenture Ventures to forge new relationships with entrepreneurs, accelerating innovation for Accenture and its clients Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur Tom Lounibos to lead Accenture Ventures as its new Managing Director. Mr. Lounibos joins Accenture Ventures following a decades-long career as a highly successful technology entrepreneur and founder of six different software startups. He took two of those companies public (Knowledgeware and Sagent Technology) and sold the other…

Social Networks Might Seem Like a Modern-Day Phenomenon but They and Their Problems Have Been Around for Centuries

Three-part documentary series Niall Ferguson's Networld, premiering March 17 on PBS, provides unique insights from history into the viral spread of ideas and how social media's technology is a battlefield of the future Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok… social networking platforms continue to grow, connecting people and spreading information instantly on a global level. Early Silicon Valley idealism of creating a connected world has faded. Today these platforms are a source of anxiety – with fake news and…

In 2020, Professional Events, the Crucial Element of the Silicon Valley Environment Will Grow at Least by 5%

According to the recent Crunchbase report $45.9 billion have been invested in Silicon Valley in 2019. At least 25% of these investments have been raised thanks to thousands of various events held in that period In 2019, there have been roughly 1,080,000 meetups hosted in San Francisco Bay Area, and over 200 notable tech conferences (and many more smaller ones). Co-founder of Gaudi Group Kuzma Ledenev predicts that 2020 will bring an increase of at least 5% in these numbers. There is no reliable data on private invite-only…

UrSafe Announces “Follow Me,” the Only Geo-Location Feature Fully Integrated Into Hands-Free, Voice-Activated Personal Safety…

Groundbreaking Personal Safety & Security Technology Meets Wide-Ranging Security and Daily Life Needs That Gives You Peace of Mind Without Selling Your Personal Data UrSafe, a next-generation personal safety and global security company, announced the release of its "Follow Me" feature, the only geo-location service on the market fully integrated with a hands-free, voice-activated personal safety system that identifies your specific location and follows your movement, from the beginning of your journey to the end.…

SITO Mobile Appoints Scott L. Kauffman as Interim Chief Executive Officer

SITO Mobile, Ltd. announced the appointment of Scott L. Kauffman as the Company's new Interim Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kauffman brings to SITO over three decades of experience in corporate executive and board leadership positions with both private and public companies in transition. He is a widely recognized industry leader in the fields of Internet media, consumer marketing and digital entertainment, amassing a unique background as a media, tech and Silicon Valley entrepreneur. Marketing Technology News: TCS…

Custora Named One Of The Leading Break-Out Tech Start-Ups Innovating the Fashion and Retail Industry from The Lead

The Annual Research List Recognizes the Break-Out Technology Start-Ups Driving Innovation in the Fashion & Retail Industry Custora, a customer intelligence platform that helps retailers drive incremental revenue by making use of their customer data, was named one of ‘The Leading 100’ from The Lead, an event and research company that bridges the fashion and retail industry with Silicon Valley. The highly anticipated annual research list recognizes the break-out technology start-ups driving innovation in the fashion and…