All Press Releases
August 6, 2012 - Sawbuck Realty (www.sawbuck.com), "Shazam for Homes," today announced that it has closed its latest funding round for a total of $3.5M from Revolution Ventures and Washington, DC real estate investor Robert Stewart. The close of the funding round comes on the heels of an exciting quarter for Sawbuck, in which it won TechCocktail's "Most Innovative Technology" award for the launch of its free HomeSnap app at SXSW and saw it quickly become one of the top lifestyle apps available on the iTunes store. With more than 200,000 downloads since its launch, HomeSnap allows users to simply snap a picture of any home in the U.S. to find out all about it. Last week, HomeSnap was awarded the "Most Innovative Mobile App" at Inman's prestigious Real Estate Connect conference.
August 2, 2012 — On the heels of what company officials cited as their best financial quarter to date, with client wins and renewals in all four of their focus industries including hotels, restaurants, retail and government, newBrandAnalytics (nBA), a global leader in social market intelligence, accelerated its mission forward with the appointment of two celebrated names in the world of business service software – Kristin Muhlner and Barton Phillips.
July 31, 2012 - Everyday Health, Inc., the leading provider of online health solutions, today announced that its multi-brand, multi-platform strategy continues to fuel strong growth across its portfolio of premier health and lifestyle properties. The company’s advertising and sponsorship revenue increased 35% in the first half of 2012 over the prior year period.
July 24, 2012 - A new study of the Army Contracting Command’s (ACC) procurement process by Dr. David C. Wyld, the Robert Maurin Professor of Management at Southeastern Louisiana University, shows that the ACC was able to save taxpayers $150 million since 2007 through use of FedBid’s fully-managed online marketplace.
July 17, 2012 - LivingSocial, the online source for discovering valuable experiences, today announced the launch of LivingSocial Shop, the company's first foray into physical products. LivingSocial Shop is a virtual destination for members to explore unique, relevant items from brands with a story to share. It will feature a broad, yet curated, merchandise mix at a value and deliver all purchased items right to the member's front door.
July 11, 2012 - Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the acquisition of Denzel Mobility CarSharing GmbH, a leading car sharing service in Austria, operating under the name CarSharing.at. With this deal, Zipcar continues to grow its car sharing network globally, expanding the company's geographical footprint further into Europe.
Dulles, VA – July 11, 2012 – Echo360, the global leader in blended learning and lecture capture solutions, today announced the availability of EchoSystem 5.1. The latest release of the award-winning platform includes new capabilities that enable institutions to reach more students via distance and blended learning courses while delivering improved intelligence through student usage metrics. Live webcasting, integrated Google Analytics and new student study tools through the EchoCenter are just three of the features available with EchoSystem 5.1.
July 9, 2012 - Dell and Echo360 today announced that Dell is now reselling the Echo360 blended learning and lecture capture solution to higher education institutions in the United States and Canada
July 3, 2012 - BenchPrep, the world's only interactive marketplace and learning platform that works across desktop, iPhone, iPad and Android devices, today announced that the company closed a successful $6 million venture capital round led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) with participation from Revolution Ventures.
June 26, 2012 - Zipcar, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIP), the world's leading car sharing network, and White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach today announced the expansion of the Zipcar car sharing service into the City of White Plains.
June 26, 2012 - newBrandAnalytics, the leading provider of social market intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Susan Ganeshan to the position of Chief Marketing and Product Officer and David Murrell to the position of Chief Technology Officer.
June 26, 2012 - Resonate, the only advertising technology company that gives marketers the ability to target audiences based on values, announced that Lynda Clarizio has joined the company’s Board of Directors.