travel



Rocketrip Lands $2.6 Million Series A Round

Written on
February 10th 2014
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK, February 10, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Rocketrip, the first commercially available platform to save companies money on travel expenses by rewarding employee cost-saving behavior, today announced that it has closed its first institutional round of funding. Canaan Partners led the $2.6 million Series A financing with participation from Genacast Ventures and others investors. Rocketrip has ... more...

Sojern Secures $10 Million in Series C Funding Led by Triangle Peak Partners

Written on
December 17th 2013
Author
AdotasWire

SAN FRANCISCO, December 17, 2013 (ADOTAS) — Sojern, the world’s leading traveler engagement platform, today announced that it has raised $10 million in Series C funding. Triangle Peak Partners led the round with the full participation of existing investors: Norwest Venture Partners, Trident Capital, Focus Ventures and Industry Ventures. Over the ... more...

Virgin Atlantic Travels with Affiliate Window for New Performance Marketing Launch

Written on
October 21st 2013
Author
AdotasWire

CRAWLEY, WEST SUSSEX, ENGLAND and BALTIMORE, MD, October 21, 2013 (ADOTAS) – Virgin Atlantic has launched a new affiliate marketing program in the US market with global performance network, Affiliate Window. Affiliate marketing is key focus for Virgin Atlantic’s digital strategy to help drive acquisition, increase long-haul bookings and expand ... more...

Blogshare: Why Tumblr Will Make Yahoo Billions

Written on
May 21st 2013
Author
Larry Kim

ADOTAS (via WordStream) — Here’s why I think Yahoo is smart to buy Tumblr for $1.1B: Display ads are way under-valued. We published research last year (research that google asked me to remove) showing display ads out-perform search ads in certain industries like travel and automotive, and are close behind in most ... more...

New eXelate Data Optimization Service Creates More Effective Smart Data Pools

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April 5th 2013
Author
AdotasWire

The most accurate demographic data available results in 1.8X lift in on-target performance NEW YORK, April 4, 2013 (ADOTAS) – Better data accuracy generates up to a 1.8X lift in on-target campaign performance due to a recent data refinement process developed by eXelate, the smart data company that powers smarter digital marketing ... more...

The AOL On Network and The Publishing Group of America to Form Strategic Partnership

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April 4th 2013
Author
AdotasWire

Dual-Syndication Agreement Gives Publishing Group of America Access to The AOL On Network’s Massive Video Library and Distributes Original PGOA to New Audiences Around the Web NEW YORK, April 4, 2013 (ADOTAS) – AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) today announced a strategic partnership with the leading multimedia publisher Publishing Group of America (PGOA). ... more...

Infographic: Who Won SXSWi’s Visual Revolution?

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March 18th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Now that SXSWi is in the books, want to know who won the visual revolution at this year’s festival? For example, how many photos were shared? Did attendees prefer Instagram or Twitter? Look no further. Chute, a Y-combinator company that works with some of the world’s leading brands and ... more...

Performance Marketing: Mobile to Drive Record Revenues in 2013

Written on
February 13th 2013
Author
Chris Johnson

Performance marketing is setting the stage for a banner year in 2013. Expanding digital ad budgets and options, new screens and platforms, big data, and industry and technological convergence will all move the performance marketing industry forward at an unprecedented pace. New opportunities will open up and take shape, while ... more...

AFAIK: Ticketmaster, Solve Media, Ensighten, Opera, Neomobile, Brainshark, RevTrax, Open Table, The Weather Company

Written on
February 1st 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what The Log Lady – a pioneer in wireless communication — told me this week: Ticketmaster has replaced Google’s reCaptcha with  a solution from New York-based startup Solve Media. Given Ticketmaster’s high volume of e-commerce, it’s focused on eliminating loopholes and scourges through technology. SolveMedia, led by CEO Ari Jacoby,  is ... more...

Tapad Offers Glimpse Into Mobile Habits of Niners, Ravens Fans

Written on
January 31st 2013
Author
Adotas

Cross-device ad tech company Tapad has pulled some stats on device usage in San Francisco and Baltimore to find out which devices each team’s fans engage with most. Here’s what they found: What’s the mobile device of choice in each city? San Francisco-based 49ers fans are “mobile super users” — they’re ... more...