Programmatic advertising is a growing, and it's taking large parts of ad budgets. However, marketers are still facing some major challenges that they’re trying to solve, namely ad fraud and brand safety. Ana Villegas, Dell’s marketing director of North America commercial business, said programmatic has big benefits. Villegas joined us at the Digiday Programmatic Marketing Summit held in Scottsdale, Arizona to discuss how Dell navigates through ad fraud and other programmatic snafus.
IBM digital analyst Scott Zales and Neo@Ogilvy planning director Veronica Luik discuss how IBM’s algorithms can empower programmatic buying, why automation won’t take away jobs from the sector and instead provide focus to teams to work on strategy.
MediaSmith's David Smith did a live confession on programmatic marketing at the Digiday Programmatic Marketing Summit at Scotsdale, Arizona.
As the industry catches up to the evolution of technology and marketers adapt to programmatic, they have some things to keep in mind. Gary Milner, Lenovo’s director of global digital marketing, shared some insights on what marketers should consider, especially warning against using too many DSPs, at the Digiday Programmatic Marketing Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.
As video grows bigger in the publishing and platform landscape, many are trying to figure out a monetization strategy for platforms. At the Digiday Video Anywhere Summit, Digiday editor-in-chief Brian Morrissey talked to Defy Media's CEO Matt Diamond about how to make platforms profitable.
As video grows bigger in the publishing and platform landscape, many are trying to plus commerce into video to eke out revenue. At the Digiday Video Anywhere Summit, senior reporter Sahil Patel talked to president of PopSugar, David Grant and founder and CEO of Mindbodygreen, Jason Wachob to discuss commerce strategies through video.
At the recent Digiday Video Anywhere Summit held in New Orleans, Louisiana, Digiday editor-in-chief spoke to Jaymee Mesler from The Player's Tribune on how the company set foot in a distinguished sport content space, and how they are ramping up on the video content.
At the recent Digiday Video Anywhere Summit held in New Orleans, Louisiana, Digiday senior reporter spoke to Discovery's Michael Bishara on taking television over the top and to all screens.
L’Oréal Paris has heavily relied on celebrities in its marketing strategy. But recently, it’s added influencers to the mix to connect with consumers in the digital world and reinforce the message of the brand through diversity, a cause with which many brands are now aligning themselves. At the Digiday Brand Summit in Berlin, Adrien Koskas, L’Oréal Paris UK’s general manager, talked about the role influencers play in brand amplification and how L’Oréal works with them to reach out to women across age groups, regions and races to reinforce its brand message, “Because you’re worth it.”
At the Digiday Brands Summit held in Berlin, Germany, Renault's CMO Bastien Schupp talks about the strategy Renault's using to keep the brand relevant
At the Digiday Brands Summit held in Berlin, Germany, Sodastream's head of digital marketing Itai Bichler talked about the being an activist brand in 2017.
In an industry that lacks transparency, getting hold of the right data to inform ad strategies and partnerships can be a challenge. In this episode from our programmatic summit held in Wicklow, Ireland, The Telegraph’s programmatic director Paul de la Nougerede talks about how the company is trying to build its programmatic ad operations while addressing this challenge.
Talent requirements, culture and structure of digital-only newsrooms are markedly different from traditional publishers. Axel Springer-owned digital media publisher Business Insider, is focused on ensuring it has the mix of skills sets and personalities in its business to maintain the speed of its growth. Julian Childs, Managing Director UK and Europe at Business Insider, joined us at Digiday’s Programmatic Summit in Wicklow, Ireland, to discuss the talent crunch in the industry.
The MailOnline, the digital side of The Daily Mail, has used Facebook’s header-bidding product for the past six months. While it is happy with the results so far, Lauren Dick, head of emerging platforms at MailOnline, says Facebook could extend the product across all platforms. Dick joined us at Digiday’s Programmatic Summit in Wicklow, Ireland, to discuss MailOnline’s experience so far with header bidding on Facebook and the challenges in its expansion in vertical video.
At the Digiday Brand Summit in Charleston, South Carolina, Matthew Fitzgerald, vice president of marketing at HelloFresh, talks about how to keep a startup mentality and how HelloFresh competes in the market.
At the Digiday Brand Summit in Charleston, South Carolina, Tough Mudder's SVP for brand and creative Jesse Bull talked about how tough Mudder develops its brand around passion points and the company's strategy in using social media platforms.
At the Digiday Brand Summit in Charleston, South Carolina, Morton Salt's director of communications & corporate brand strategy Denise Lauer talked about the company's efforts to make the brand relevant again.
Brands are quickly recognizing Amazon as a threat, and the luxury business is no different. Charlie Cole, the chief digital officer of Tumi, believes in taking every step with caution when it comes to Amazon. At the Digiday Brand Summit in Charleston, South Carolina, he talked with Digiday brands reporter Yuyu Chen about the future of modern branding and Amazon's threat to marketers.
Our latest publishing summit was held in Vail, Colorado. In the following episode, Dave Goldberg takes the stage. Dave is the Bleacher Report’s VP of revenue operations. He talked about the company’s strategy to create a stable revenue stream and why creating premium unique content is key.
In a political climate where trust in media has severely declined, USA Today Network's CRO Kevin Gentzel talks about how local journalism can help build scale and also strengthen public trust in media.
Rick Cordella, executive vice-president of digital media at NBC Sports, joined us at the Digiday Publishing Summit to talk about how the Rio Olympics went live, and some bold decisions that the team took towards this digital push.
Political news may be driving subscriptions and engagement for publishers in the Trump era, but advertisers remain skittish around buying space next to political news. But Jed Hartman, CRO of the Washington Post is confident that it's just a matter of time until brands find the right space for their messages. He joined Digiday’s senior editor, Lucia Moses, at the Digiday Publishing Summit in Vail, Colorado for a discussion on how to make the ad model work for everyone.
Our latest publishing summit was held in Vail, Colorado. In the following episode, CNN’s Chief Product Officer Alex Wellen talks about the company’s major push into the digital sphere over the last year and their platform strategy.
At the Digiday Agency Summit, we cut through the BS and got to some hard truths about the internet, programmatic, social and much more. In this session, Fred & Associates founder Jen Brady took the stage with Digiday’s brands reporter Tanya Dua to engage in some verbal jousting on today’s most pervasive media and marketing buzzwords like "Snapchat," "big data" and "live streaming."
Brady makes a particular point about digital experiences, specifically on the internet: "Print is coming back in great strides because of experiences. We are not creating experiences on the internet anymore."
Many are doubting Snapchat as a media vehicle, but not Mashable CEO Pete Cashmore. He joined Digiday editor-in-chief Brian Morrissey for an on-stage discussion on the future of content on phones and focusing on a brand with a specific audience. Edited highlights below.