Business

Ben Ferguson Named VP Operations at The Kitchen (MESA)

“I am pleased to announce that Ben Ferguson, a very seasoned industry professional, has joined The Kitchen team and will serve as VP Operations, based in our Miami headquarters,... More

TransPerfect Duo Honored for Sales, Customer Service (MESA)

TransPerfect announced that two of its senior executives were honored with 2020 Stevie Awards®. Chief Revenue Officer Kevin Obarski was announced as a Silver winner for Senior Sal... More

MEDIAGENIX Joins United Nations Global Compact (IBC Daily)

Broadcast management technology company MEDIAGENIX has announced that it has signed the United Nations Global Compact intiative. This international commitment to 10 principles – ... More

SDI Media Moves to New Helsinki Facility, Increases Finland Capacity by 50%

Localisation specialist SDI Media has moved into a new Helsinki studio, increasing its capacity and square footage by 50%, with the aim of better serve subtitling and dubbing servi... More

Talent Management: How Remote Working is Changing the Market (Racontuer)

While many companies have ceased hiring, people have never been more important to an organisation, pushing training, talent management and employee wellbeing to the top of the agen... More

How 5G, Wi-Fi 6 Will Spearhead the Future of Remote Work (Tech Republic)

Telecommuting is here to stay, and advanced connectivity will be the guiding light.... More

Synamedia Appoints Deepak Bhatia as General Manager, India (MESA)

Synamedia announced that it has appointed Deepak Bhatia as General Manager and Head of Sales, India. Deepak will drive Synamedia’s business in India with responsibility for the c... More

GDPR’s Two-Year Review Flags Lack of ‘Vigorous’ Enforcement (TechCrunch)

It’s more than two years since a flagship update to the European Union’s data protection regime moved into the application phase. Yet the GDPR has been dogged by criticism of a... More

Investment Pours Into UK Tech Companies (SME)

Equity investment in the UK’s tech businesses increased by 27 per cent in 2019 to £4.0bn, the highest amount since the series began in 2011, according to the British Business Ba... More

Darktrace’s Honored for Email Security Product (MESA)

Darktrace announced that its AI-powered email security technology, Antigena Email, has been selected as Application Security Winner in the 2020 Fortress Cyber Security Awards. (mor... More

Veritone Appoints Head of Communications, Business Unit Marketing Leaders (MESA)

Veritone announced the appointment of Thor Valdmanis as Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Locke Truong as Vice President of Marketing for Media & Entertainment and M... More

IBM’s ‘Watson Works’ to Address Challenges of Returning to Work (MESA)

IBM has launched a new set of Watson AI-powered models and applications that aim to help companies better navigate the challenges of bringing people back to work, following extende... More

Red Bee Joins DPP’s Committed to Sustainability Program (SVG)

Red Bee Media is now a partner of the DPP’s Committed to Sustainability Program and will support initiatives aimed towards increased sustainability in the global media industry. ... More

IBM Buys Spanugo Assets (Light Reading)

IBM announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spanugo, a US-based provider of cloud cybersecurity posture management solutions. To further meet the security demands... More

BBC Begins Hunt for Partners in Major Digital Overhaul (TVB Europe)

The BBC has launched a new framework agreement searching for partners in a planned £12 million project to support its planned digital overhaul. According to the framework, the BBC... More

10K New Jobs Necessary to Help Build Britain’s Full-Fibre Network (E&T)

Soon after becoming Prime Minister last year, Boris Johnson promised to roll out full-fibre broadband across much of the UK by 2025. Many MPs said the claims were difficult to beli... More

Government Lays Out Future Trade Plan for UK Tech (CW)

The UK government has announced a new trade strategy with a number of measures to boost the country’s technology industry, including increased exports and international investmen... More

Pixelogic, MetaMedia, Velocity to Partner (MESA)

MetaMedia, Velocity and Pixelogic are proud to announce MVP, a groundbreaking partnership between these three industry leaders that will deliver next generation solutions, streamli... More

CaixaBank, IBM Services Team to Accelerate Cloud Transformation in the Financial Services Industry (AIthority)

CaixaBank, a leading financial institution in Spain and Portugal, announced an agreement with IBM Services to help accelerate its hybrid cloud journey and continue their work to in... More

Amber Rudd Joins Darktrace Advisory Board (BW)

Cambridge unicorn Darktrace has pulled off something of a coup by persuading former Home Secretary Amber Rudd to join its advisory board. She served as Home Secretary from 2016 to ... More