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B2B News for May 12, 2022: First Integrated Metaverse, Gaming, and Crypto Media Company Created, CGI Sends $1 Million to Ukraine

Today’s Holodeck Media merger with Arslanian Media Group may have created the first integrated metaverse, gaming, and crypto media company. Arslanian’s collection of crypto content, ranging from podcasts and newsletters to 60-second market updates and long-form educational content, will become part of the Holodeck Media portfolio. Henri Arslanian will join the Holodeck Media Board of Directors.  “The Metaverse will be the most […]

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B2B News for May 10, 2022: Protecting Wireless Competition, Appointing a CEO to Monitor Fuel

There is drama in every merger, acquisition and appointment. That’s certainly evident in today’s news as the Competition Bureau and international events affect business activities everywhere. The Competition Bureau wants to block Rogers’ acquisition of Shaw.  The proposed $26 billion acquisition of the two cable television/wireless service giants would expose Canadians to higher prices, poorer service quality […]

Finbold: Tesla accounts for almost 60% of all EVs deliveries in Q1, 2022

Tesla is showing its resilience in the electric vehicle market by sustaining the number of deliveries during a period the general market has been affected by parts shortage and challenging economic conditions. However, the American EV giant is also facing significant competition from traditional manufacturers who are venturing into the EV market as part of […]

How Customer Success Can Help SaaS Companies Improve their NRR

Though the pandemic isn’t exactly in the rearview mirror yet, we are beginning to understand the effect it’s had on B2B businesses across the country—and around the world. One of the biggest paradigm shifts we’ve seen is an increased appreciation for the customer base. Subscription-based SaaS companies are focusing on customer retention and expansion as a new, more […]

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B2B News for Friday, April 29, 2022: The BUILD Fund Helps in Worlds Least Developed Countries, Cannabis Acquisitions and Appointment News

Six Development Institutions Committing Financing to Blended Finance Vehicle Co-Created by Bamboo Capital Partners and the UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) Over US$60 million has been committed from six member states and development institutions representing Canada, the United States, Norway, Luxembourg, Sweden and the Nordic states through the Nordic Development Fund—to the BUILD Fund, a new […]

Changing Channels: Why Partner Technology is Key to Navigating a Competitive Marketplace

Tom Perry, CEO of The Sherpa Group Competition in the Channel is keener than ever, driven by a frenzy of activity from rival vendors and many new partner types starting to deliver technology-led solutions. There are some obvious challenges that organisations face in activating and engaging partners, but at Sherpa we believe in a four-point approach to handling a fast-moving market. The market […]

Waze Announces New CMO

Waze, a leading crowd-sourced navigation app, today announced the appointment of its new Chief Marketing Officer. Waze’s statement: Today, Harris Beber joins Waze as our Chief Officer (CMO) to lead global marketing, partnerships, and communications. Harris has more than 20 years of experience building and scaling mission-driven consumer and technology brands and is passionate about using storytelling […]

Top 9 Cloud-Based Document Collaboration Tools in 2022

While most people have adapted successfully to the remote-working lifestyle, 2022 is about bringing greater efficiency to online collaboration processes. There has been a range of factors that have fostered the popularity of remote collaboration in the last decade, including globalization, cost-efficiency, flexibility, and the ability to harness a broader pool of talent.  Recent developments, […]

Accenture: 61% of Canadian execs are metaverse optimists

In a new Accenture survey, 61% of Canadian executives say that the shift to the metaverse is likely to have a positive impact on their businesses. 30% say it will be “breakthrough” or “transformational,” according to the Technology Vision 2022 report that looks at how innovations are redefining the relationship between people and technology. Accenture’s technologists project that the world […]

Finbold: CEO bonuses at the top 10 tech giants soared 400% amid the pandemic

With the tech sector registering significant returns amid the coronavirus pandemic, the industry’s executives are also ranking high in compensation. Despite most executives earning significant perks, some notable names have recorded a drop over the period. According to data gathered and calculated by Finbold, the CEO bonus at the ten top tech companies surged 400% on […]

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B2B News for Tuesday, April 19th, 2022: Acquisitions, Appointments and a Blended Finance Event

With the holiday weekend behind us, there were several acquisitions announced, several appointments made and there is a hashtag you will be wanting to follow on social media today. Versapay, a leader in Collaborative Accounts Receivable, announced yesterday it has completed its acquisition of U.S.-based fintech company DadeSystems. This acquisition broadens Versapay’s suite of accounts […]