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SendGrid Hires VP of Product & Marketing

SendGrid recently announced the hire of Paul Ford, who joins as the Vice President of Product and Marketing.  Ford will be responsible for SendGrid’s global marketing efforts, driving overall product strategy and new product creation as each aligns with market opportunity and fit.  Ford joins SendGrid as the company continues international expansion efforts, headcount growth and expansion

Movable Ink Opens Office In London

Movable Ink announced recently that it has opened an office in London. The opening of this first international office will further accelerate Movable Ink’s growth in the UK and throughout Europe. According to Econsultancy, the UK market for email marketing platforms and services was worth an estimated £495 million by the end of 2013, and has

Email marketing to Scientists: best practice report released

Research and Markets has announced the release of the “Digital Marketing to Life Scientists: Social Media and Email Best Practices” report. Digital Marketing to Life Scientists: Social Media and Email Best Practices is a study intended to help business’ to quantify scientists’ preferences and behaviours when it comes to multiple social media platforms and direct outreach via email.

Dyn Announced Opening Office In Sydney

Dyn  announced recently the opening of their first Asia Pacific office in Sydney, Australia. Additionally, the company has named Martin Ryan, former CEO of MetaCDN, as Managing Director for the region. Asia has proven to be a strategic location to Dyn for two reasons. First, in the world of Internet performance being as close as

B2B MAP Revenue to exceed $1Billion in 2014

Revenues for business-to-business (B2B) marketing automation platforms will grow 60% to reach $1.2 billion in 2014, according to Raab Associates just-released B2B Marketing Automation Vendor Selection Tool (VEST). The 60% rate is higher than the 2013 rate of 50%. “Revenues for B2B marketing automation vendors continue to grow as adoption increases and existing customers expand

10 Warning Signs You Need Better Marketing Analytics

StrongView announced a new cross-channel marketing Success Guide titled “10 Warning Signs You Need Better Marketing Analytics.” This free resource outlines how marketers can embrace contextual marketing with a modern marketing analytics system that effectively leverages cross-channel data to make sense of real-time interactions and other sources of customer information. Marketing analytics systems have been around a

GetResponse Makes a Clean Sweep at STEVIE Awards

GetResponse was honored with 3 Stevie Awards at a gala banquet held Monday, February 25 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. All 3 awards were for were for excellence in customer service. “Since startup, our business philosophy has been to provide 5-star customer service,” said GetResponse founder and CEO Simon Grabowski. “Our team brings that philosophy

[Infographic] Boosting Sales Conversion with Cart Abandon Emails

Cart Abandonment experts, Cloud.IQ have just released a new infographic with some fascinating findings regarding how our customers are abandoning their purchases and how we can leverage this opportunity to generate more sales. Some stats of interest: 88% of online shoppers who abandon online purchases before completion are open to being emailed by retailers afterwards.. 35% actually

Marketing Automation: Six Acquisitions for 2014

In the coming weeks and months, more and more airtime in executive board meetings will be devoted to accelerating M&A activity within cloud-based marketing, specifically in deployment models such as Email Service Providers and Marketing Automation Companies (ESPs/MACs).  According to a relatively recent Barron’s article, the marketing automation (MACs) segment of tthis market will become a

E-Hawk Expands Anti-Spam Offerings

E-HAWK today released the Vetting API Connector linking lead and case screening to CRM services such as Salesforce, SugarCRM, Saleslogix, Oracle, and Zoho. Originally launched to help EMail Service Providers fight against spammers and bad actors from entering their systems, the service has grown to much more than that. The Connector quickly integrates into any

U-Mail China Partners with CYREN ( Commtouch)

CYREN (formerly Commtouch) announced that U-Mail, a leading provider of email services to Chinese enterprise business (both inbound/outbound personal messaging and outbound bulk email marketing platforms), partnered with CYREN to offer its users strong protection against spam and viruses. U-Mail is one of the latest providers to join the large group of partners and customers that