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Goodie Nation Announces Intentionally Good MarCom Mini-Accelerator Powered by Verizon

Non-profit leader Goodie Nation™ announces the Intentionally Good MarCom Mini-Accelerator powered by Verizon, a fast-paced mentorship program that provides marketing and communications (marcom) training to diverse founders. The benefit: train these founders to better educate and inform their customers, allowing them to build strong relationships between their brand and their community. Marketing Technology News: Strata Introduces Identity Orchestration Platform for Multi-Clouds “We are proud to partner with Goodie…

Verizon Media launches Next-Gen Solutions, the future of ID-less advertising

New suite infers audiences independent of cookies or mobile app IDs Verizon Media today announced the launch of its Next-Gen Solutions suite, a first-to-market offering for advertisers and publishers independent of cookies or mobile app IDs for audience creation, buying or measurement. Built for the identity-less era, this suite of solutions delivers relevant ad experiences while strengthening consumer trust. Marketing Technology News: Acorio Announces Three New Vice Presidents to Join Leadership Team As the ad…

Phoenix Suns Team Up With BlueJeans By Verizon To Drive New Era Of Fan And Partner Engagement

Verizon Business today announced the Phoenix Suns are using BlueJeans by Verizon to deliver a “Second Screen” experience that provides a new, safe, and interactive way for fans to watch and engage with their favorite team and brands across the NBA. Part of a larger, long-term strategic relationship with Verizon to drive sports innovation through the use of 5G, technology, and analytics, together, the Phoenix Suns and Verizon are bringing their combined expertise to set a new bar for professional sports. Marketing…

Verizon Expands its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Reach with New Responsible Marketing Action Plan

Commits to a diverse marketing ecosystem spanning representation to economic investment What you need to know: Extends Diversity, Equity and Inclusion commitment to impact the marketing ecosystem inside and outside Verizon Addresses equity in the creative supply chain to further an inclusive working environment, enhance policies to prevent bias in advertising and media, and strengthen content policies to increase transparency Mobilizes powerhouse partners Interpublic Group, Publicis and WPP to…

Verizon Mobile Security Index: COVID-19 Unearths New Cyber Threats For Businesses

The COVID-19 pandemic forced businesses to quickly support remote working practices, often without proper security measures in place. The Verizon Business Mobile Security Index (MSI) 2021 reveals that many businesses may have left themselves vulnerable and open to cybercriminals in the rush to ensure their workforce could operate remotely. Forty-nine percent of businesses surveyed in the latest edition of Verizon's MSI stressed that changes made to remote working practices during lockdown adversely affected their company’s…

Verizon Look Forward Study Reveals Lifestyle Changes Driven By COVID-19

Americans expect work and school flexibility, streaming and gaming growth, and more convenient shopping in 2022 Highlights: Farewell cubicles: Adults who’ve worked remotely in the last year would prefer to be working in a remote or hybrid capacity a year from now. Endless stream of content: Traffic on major streaming sites is currently 21% above pre-pandemic levels as Americans plan to spend more time streaming. “Hello, it’s me”: Phone calls are lasting longer than pre-pandemic, and more adults are embracing…

Epsilon and Verizon Media Partner to Strengthen Identity and Build on Activation Capabilities

Partnership Connects Epsilon's Industry-Leading CORE ID and Verizon Media's ConnectID, Enabling Brands to Activate Custom Audiences in Verizon Media's DSP As marketers look for proven solutions to stay connected to their customers in a cookie-less world, Epsilon®  and Verizon Media  are expanding their long-standing partnership with the interoperability of Epsilon's CORE ID and Verizon Media's ConnectID. The new integration enables Publicis Groupe and Epsilon clients to build persistent custom audiences in Epsilon…

EDM Council Enters Telecom Industry as Verizon Joins as Member

EDM Council, the leading trade association for data management and analytics, is pleased to announce Verizon has joined the membership expanding the Council's engagement into the telecommunications industry. EDM Council added over 50 new member firms in 2020, making it one of the most successful years in the Council's 15-year history. Marketing Technology News: McAfee Announces Sale Of Enterprise Business To Symphony Technology Group For $4.0 Billion As a leading global telecommunications company, Verizon has been…

Verizon Business Helps Organizations Embrace Hybrid Workplace with Purpose-Built Solutions for Microsoft Teams

BlueJeans by Verizon announced new enhancements to its BlueJeans Gateway for Microsoft Teams solution (BlueJeans Gateway). As organizations look to advance their hybrid workplace initiatives, the BlueJeans Gateway gives organizations the ability to extend their Microsoft Teams collaboration capabilities—regardless of where employees are located. Additionally, Microsoft named Verizon as an early launch partner for their new Operator Connect platform. Operator Connect creates a direct peering relationship between the…

Verizon Expands Its Customer Experience and Contact Center Portfolio With Genesys Cloud

As contact centers are relying on digital, remote-first operations, Verizon Business announced the addition of Genesys Cloud, as part of the company’s global customer experience and contact center offerings. The solution, a cloud-based Contact Center as a Service from Genesys®, offers businesses the ability to deliver brand-defining customer experiences (CX) on an end-to-end, cloud-based platform with remote access that takes advantage of Verizon’s award winning network. The Verizon Business customer experience…

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Verizon Business as a Growth and Innovation Leader in the North American Hosted IP Telephony and UCaaS…

Verizon's ability to deliver multiple related solutions enables cost-effective service delivery, better quality management, and customer convenience Frost & Sullivan has identified Verizon as a Growth and Innovation leader in the Frost Radar™: North American Hosted IP Telephony and UCaaS Market, 2020. As a pioneer in hosted IP telephony, Verizon's customized professional services, robust network capabilities and use of AI and IoT have helped it become a top North American provider in terms of installed users and…

Techsee Announces Partnership With Salesforce for New Visual Remote Assistant Technology

Salesforce organizations can now deliver service from anywhere, keeping both employees and customers safe TechSee, a leader in intelligent visual assistance technology for customers, agents, and field technicians, announced a collaboration with Salesforce, the global CRM leader, to integrate intelligent visual assistance technology into Salesforce with Visual Remote Assistant, a real-time, interactive video support technology that can be deployed in Salesforce Service Cloud and Salesforce Field Service. Visual Remote…

Verizon Leads for Download Speeds, but Ties With T-Mobile for Best Mobile Experience in the US

Verizon and T-Mobile offered the best mobile experience to their customers, according to Tutela’s new 2020 State of Mobile Experience report in the United States, which was released today. Both operators had 83.4% of tests meet or exceed the needs of popular highly demanding applications including 1080p video streaming, real-time mobile gaming, and HD video calling, which Tutela measures with its composite metric, Excellent Consistent Quality. Marketing Technology News: Momentum Expands Insight Strength With the Acquisition…

MarTech Interview with Tami Erwin, EVP and Group CEO at Verizon

"For businesses, the shift to remote and virtual due to COVID-19 means we've seen faster digitization of data and more data created in many more places (from a distributed workforce, assets, and facilities). AI plays a role by predicting and prescribing what actions should be taken based on that data.." Hi, please tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Verizon Business. I am the CEO of Verizon Business Group, a 26,000-strong team focused on delivering mission-critical solutions to businesses…

Verizon Business launches Comeback Coach

Company’s First Comprehensive Small Business Resource Hub to Provide Connectivity, Collaboration and Security Verizon Business launches its first small business resource hub - bringing together valuable tools, services and advice to small businesses as they continue to deal with the impact of the pandemic. This new hub for small business resources serves as a one-stop destination bringing together Verizon’s numerous COVID-19 small business relief programs and vital information to help small businesses survive and thrive.…

From Bounty Hunters to Broadway Mega Hits, Verizon Has the Best Video Experience

Verizon wins trio of awards in latest Opensignal Mobile Network Experience Report Whether you’re into intergalactic bounty hunters, rapping founding fathers, or need to watch a training video for work, there's no shortage of streaming content available, and the best Video Experience is on Verizon according to Opensignal in its latest Mobile Network Experience Report released today. This is the fourth consecutive time Verizon has been awarded top Video Experience. The report analyzed the overall mobile network…

Verizon Powers Intuitive Customer Experiences with Google Cloud

Verizon pilots Google Cloud Contact Center Artificial Intelligence to deliver more intuitive customer support through natural-language recognition, faster processing, and real-time customer service agent assistance Verizon customers in search of support may soon find a more natural and streamlined digital experience, thanks to a new collaboration with Google Cloud. What they won't see behind this experience is the conversational artificial intelligence (AI) that can help customer care agents respond to customer queries,…

FBE Adds Veteran TV and Digital Executive to Team

Nneka Enurah is Multiplatform Media Company's New Head of Development & Partnerships As FBE continues to expand from its digital roots to traditional TV and multiplatform offerings, the company is excited to announce the hiring of veteran digital and TV executive Nneka Enurah as FBE's new Head of Development and Partnerships. Enurah was most recently the Director of Digital Development and Production at Hello Sunshine, the media company founded by Emmy Award-winning actress, producer and entrepreneur Reese…

Omdia Index Ranks HERE as Top Global Location Platform for Enterprises

“HERE is once again in pole position, widening the gap with Google” - Omdia Mitsubishi Corporation and NTT’s investment in HERE highlight company’s industry strength and global appeal Business and industry analysts at Omdia have placed HERE Technologies on top of their most recent Location Platform Index. The company overtook Google in the 2018 and 2019 Indexes, and this year Omdia extended the lead for HERE based on the core geospatial capabilities of its location platform and market reach for users. The Omdia…

Unruly Appoints Former Verizon Director Toby Williams as VP Business Development, APMEA

Video ad tech company Unruly, part of Tremor International,  announces the appointment of former Verizon director, Toby Williams, to the position of Vice President of Business Development in the APMEA (Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa) regions. In his new role, Williams will be responsible for driving Unruly’s media footprint across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region by building strategic partnerships with publishers and media companies. Williams will be based at the Unruly APAC HQ in Singapore, and will report to Phil…