What Data Science Can Learn From The Slow Food Movement

You may recall a scene in the first season of Portlandia that features a couple at a farm-to-table restaurant asking about the chicken on the menu. They don’t just want to know how it’s cooked. They want to know what the chicken … Continue reading

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‘Black Box’ Problem Hampers Banks’ Online Marketing

By Penny Crosman Bankers would like to take advantage of one of Facebook’s prime marketing skills — the ability to target users who exhibit attributes like their existing customers — but there are persistent fears that doing so could make … Continue reading

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Interview with David Dowhan, CEO & Founder, TruSignal

Tell us about your role and how you got here? What inspired you to start a people-based marketing company? When I was head of marketing for NextCard (a credit card originator from the Internet 1.0 era), I saw firsthand how … Continue reading

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The Future of Addressability Across Channels

Addressability (reaching specific members of a broader audience) is improving, but it’s not yet in the place most marketers want it to be. Here’s what’s likely to happen with addressability during 2018, and beyond: Addressability within platforms Many people have … Continue reading

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Baby Steps: Addressable TV Predictions for 2018

Advanced TV is still finding its legs. What does 2018 have in store? We’ve seen a crawl toward programmatic improvements thus far, with more marketers embracing the automated buying process across linear TV. Some progressive marketers have taken more significant baby steps in … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive: A New Innovation That’s Giving Us Programmatic Fever

Data is a lifeline in today’s age of digital disruption. Brands that don’t use data to innovate often struggle to survive. And for those who aren’t keen to this warning, consider one question: When is the last time you visited … Continue reading

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People of Ad Tech: TruSignal CEO David Dowhan

TruSignal CEO David Dowhan tells WIT Strategy Partner Bill Brazell that his company just raised $5 million to help DSPs use offline data — including voter-registration files, investment files and car-purchase data — to build people-based lookalike audiences for online targeting. Originally posted on The … Continue reading

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TruSignal, Inc. Secures $5 Million Series A Financing

Predictive Score Marketing technology company releases TruAudience® Platform Custom APIs that enable partners to seamlessly integrate offline data and lookalike modeling within their own platform   SAN FRANCISCO — October 12, 2017 — TruSignal, Inc., an industry-leading predictive marketing and people-based … Continue reading

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TruSignal Snags $5 Million In Funding To Double Down On Lookalike Modeling

TruSignal is striking out on its own with $5 million in Series A funding and a plan: to help demand-side platforms and data providers use offline data to build people-based lookalike audiences for online targeting. On Thursday, TruSignal completed its … Continue reading

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TruSignal and LiveRamp Deepen Integration to Optimize Bid Price Decisioning

TruSignal uses offline data to inform predictive scoring and improve the efficiency of impression-level decisions SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 30, 2017 TruSignal, a leading provider of predictive scoring and people-based audiences for digital marketing, announced a deeper strategic integration with LiveRamp, … Continue reading

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