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Mogreet's Serena Ehrlich Tapped For Mobile Marketing Award

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Ehrlich joined Mogreet earlier this year. Mogreet is a provider of technology used for mobile and MMS marketing. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Gets $4.1M More

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the provider of mobile video marketing services which is run by James Citron, said this morning that it has raised $4.1M in a strategic investment round. Mogreet said the funds will go towards launching mobile sharing service moShare. mogreet venture capital mobile marketing sharing software

Mogreet Ramps Sales, Marketing Team

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the provider of video-based, mobile marketing services, is in the midst of and expansion, including the hiring of two executives to its sales and marketing team. Venture backed Mogreet provides its video-based, mobile marketing services to brands. mogreet sales marketing executive directorREAD MORE>>.

Mogreet Connects With Facebook

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile video advertising firm headed by James Citron, announced today that it has launched a new, Facebook marketing service via Facebook Connect. The firm said it has added a new feature allowing consumers to share videos from Mogreet advertisers on their Facebook news feed, via a single click.

Mogreet Targets Developers, Debuts Mobile API

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Mogreet said in an email to users that its new service is aimed at quickly and easily add messaging and rich media to mobile applications.

Mogreet: Verizon Leads On Video Messaging

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing and video firm headed by James Citron, released mobile video stats gathered by the firm during Q1 today, saying that Verizon leads the market in terms of mobile video messaging views. mogreet video advertising view smartphone phone wirelesspercent, then Spring at 9.7 percent. percent.

Mogreet Launches MMS Ad Platform

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing and mobile video technology firm headed by James Citron, has launched a new product today, aimed at providing monetization of MMS messages. Mogreet is venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, Bryant Park Ventures and DFJ Frontier. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Raises $2.0M More

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Venice, California-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing firm headed by James Citron, has raised $2.0M in an ongoing funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm today. Mogreet's investors include Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier, and Spyglass Ventures. mogreet venture capital marketing mobile

Mogreet Ties moShare Into ShareThis

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Venice-based Mogreet , the developer of mobile messaging and marketing related products and services, said today that its moShare web-to-mobile sharing services has partnered with ShareThis. Mogreet is led by James Citron, and is backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, Bryant Park Ventures and DFJ Frontier. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Opens Midwest Sales Office

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , coming off a new round of venture funding, is in expansion mode, saying that it has opened up a new Midwest sales office for the company. Mogreet said it has opened up a new office headed by Joshua Pyne, who the firm snagged from ChaCha, the mobile questions and answers service. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Finds $2.8M More

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the provider of mobile video marketing services, has raised $2.8M Mogreet has previously raised funding from Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier, and Spyglass Ventures. mogreet venture capital mobile video marketingREAD MORE>>.

Mogreet Expands Sales Chops

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the video-based, mobile marketing firm headed by James Citron, reported today that it has named Jesse Silver as Senior Sales Director. Mogreet said it is expanding the sales team to drive new business for the company. mogreet sales executive mobile marketing servicesREAD MORE>>.

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Mogreet Wins CBS TV Station

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the video marketing and mobile messaging startup headed by James Citron, said today that it has launched a new mobile video service for WGCL-TV, CBS-Atlanta. According to Mogreet, the new service will deliver video news and weather alerts to viewers' mobile devices. mogreet television mobile marketing vide

Mogreet Launches Social Sharing Service

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Venice-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing and services firm headed by James Citron, has launched a new, mobile service today called moShare. Mogreet said its clients, who include Fox Broadcasting, ABC Family, Red Bull, and Cox Media Group, intent to use its moShare service on their sites. READ MORE>>.

payvia Buys Mogreet

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Los Angeles-based mobile carrier billing service Payvia has acquired fellow Los Angeles firm Mogreet , the two companies said this morning. Mogreet was venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier, Draper Associates, and Spyglass Ventures. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced.

Mogreet Targets Broadcasters

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet announced this morning that it is releasing a new product, aimed at the radio broadcasting industry. Mogreet said it developed the new product with help of its broadcast partners, including Cox/CMG Digital, EntraVision, Emmis, Meredith, and South Central Media. The firm's CEO is James Citron. READ MORE>>.

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Mogreet Officially Launches Mobile API Service

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Mogreet's new APIs make it much easier for application developers to send MMS services, at a cost of only $0.01 per MMS message sent.

Mogreet Ties With Oddcast

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing firm headed by James Citron, said today along with Oddcast that the firms have partnered. The two said that the two will combine Oddcast's talking avatars with Mogreet's MMS marketing and messaging platform, launching with a mobile effort with E*TRADE Financial. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Signs ChaCha

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Los Angeles-based mobile marketing firm Mogreet , which is headed by James Citron, said today that it has signed on ChaCha, the online question and answer service, as a customer, as part of a new mobile ad serving service. Mogreet is venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier and Spyglass Ventures.

Mogreet Names Two Execs

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Los Angeles-based mobile video marketing firm Mogreet announced today that it has hired Scott Rogers as Vice President of Sales and Brand Solutions, and promoted John Allen to Vice President of Entertainment Sales. Allen was most recently Director of Sales at Mogreet. Tags: mogreet mobile marketing executive video READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Rings Up $5M

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Venice, California-based Mogreet , which operates a service to send video greetings via SMS and MMS, announced today that it has raised $5M in a Series B funding round. Mogreet's service allows mobile phone users to select and send short video greetings directly to cell phones, similar to Internet greeting cards. READ MORE

Mogreet Powers Pretty Little Liars Mobile Campaign

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing and greeting card firm headed by James Citron, said today that the firm was behind a mobile video messaging campaign with ABC Family, for its Pretty Little Liars premier this evening. Mogreet is venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier and Spyglass Ventures.

Interview with James Citron, Mogreet

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This morning, Los Angeles-based Mogreet (www.mogreet.com) announced it had raised a Series B funding round for the firm's mobile greeting services.

Mogreet: Verizon, iPhone Users Top On Video

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Venice, California-based Mogreet , the mobile video and advertising firm headed by James Citron, reports today that its analysis finds that users on Verizon Wireless, and those using iPhones, are the top mobile video users. Mogreet is backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier, and Spyglass Ventures. percent.

Mogreet Inks Deal With American Greetings

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile marketing and greeting card firm run by James Citron , said today that it has inked a partnership with greeting cards firm American Greetings , via the card firm's online division, AG Interactive. Tags: mogreet american greetings greeting card marketing mobile READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Lands Fashion Firm Steve Madden

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Los Angeles-based mobile marketing firm Mogreet , which is headed by James Citron, announced this morning that it has inked a deal with Steve Madden , where it will provide rich media mobile marketing as part of Steve Madden's marketing efforts. Tags: ecommerce fashion mobile marketing madden steve mogreet READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Powers Hotel's Mobile Marketing Campaign

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Los Angeles-based Mogreet , the mobile video marketing firm run by James Citron, said earlier this week that it has powered a mobile marketing campaign for Hotel Casa del Mar in Santa Monica. Mogreet is venture backed with $7M in funding from Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier and Spyglass Ventures. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet Hires Sales And Marketing VP

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Venice-based Mogreet , which operates a text messaging-based greetings business, said today that it has hired Jay Goss as the firm's Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mogreet is venture backed by Ascend Venture Group, Black Diamond Ventures, DFJ Frontier and Spyglass Ventures. READ MORE>>.

Mogreet, Mobile-XL Partner

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Los Angeles-based wireless software publisher Mobile-XL reported Thursday that it is partnering with Venice-based mobile video messaging firm Mogreet. Mogreet operates a mobile greeting card service which sends short video snippets to mobile phones. Founded in 2006, Mogreet is a privately held company.

Mogreet Links Deal With Fox Searchlight

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Venice Beach-based Mogreet, a provider of mobile video greeting cards, said today that it has inked a deal with Fox Mobile Entertainment to provide greetings based on Fox Searchlight movies. Mogreet said it will add about 50 different clips from the deal with Fox Searchlight. Tags: greetings mogreet mobile content searchlight

Payvia Becomes Outspoken, Focuses On Mobile Marketing

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The shift comes about ten months after the acquisition of SMS and MMS marketing company Mogreet by Payvia. payvia outspoken mobile marketing video mogreet Los Angeles-based Payvia , which is backed by Silver Lake Sumeru, said today that it has rebranded the company and refocused the company on SMS and MMS marketing. READ MORE>>.

Exactly Me Looks To Connect You With People Exactly Like Yourself

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Goss has previously been involved with such companies as Kumba Health, Wellcaster, RxVantage, Mogreet, and Numedeon, among other firms. Los Angeles-based Exactly.me , a new, photo-driven messaging startup, has launched an app which looks to connect people who meet people who are "exactly like you"--or at least, who are very like-minded.

Launchpad LA Starts Accepting Fall 2013 Applications

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Launchpad LA lists nine successful exits in its portfolio so far, including Cramster, Flipgloss, iBeatYou.com, Mogreet, MoVoxx, Sometrics, TechForward, InheritedHealth, and TicketMob. Launchpad LA , one of the more high profile startup accelerators in Los Angeles, has opened up applications for its next class. READ MORE>>.

WellCaster Sets Up Shop In LA, Hires Jay Goss As President

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Goss hass previously been an executive at Mogreet, Numedeon (Whyville), RxVantage, and ExecuSurv. WellCaster , a developer of enterprise wellness apps, has set up its operations in Los Angeles, and hired LA technology veteran Jay Goss as President of the company. The app runs on iOS and Android. READ MORE>>.

Exactly Expands To Silicon Beach, Backed By $4.6M

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Goss has previously helped to run such companies as Numedeon, EternalSpace, Mogreet, RxVantage, Kumba Health and ExecuSurv, and also was an executive at Disney. The company said the expansion comes due to the hiring of a new CEO, SoCal startup vet Jay Goss, to lead the company. READ MORE>>.

Putting the Pedal to the Metal at Amplify

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For the first three months of this year, I have had the pleasure of breathing the same air as the crew from Amplify , the Venice based accelerator.

Pledgeling Names CEO

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Citron was previously CEO of mobile messaging and marketing firm Outspoken, and prior to that, was CEO and founder of Mogreet, which was acquired in 2013. Los Angeles-based Pledgeling , which operates an online service to help users make micro- and impulse donations to charities, has named local startup veteran James Citron as CEO.

Putting the Pedal to the Metal at Amplify

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Mogreet explained the benefits of using pictures and videos in text messaging campaigns and late in March the entire co-working space was turned into a gallery with about fifteen different artist’s on display. The value that is being “added” is often at arms length or via a specialist who interacts with the entrepreneur.

Turbo-Charging Social Media Engagement for Retail in Time for the Holidays

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Moderator: Serena Ehrlich, Director of Marketing, Mogreet. Monday, September 24, 2012 -- Turbo-Charging Social Media Engagement for Retail in Time for the Holidays. Social Media Club. How does social media drive engagement for retail marketers? The audience will be invited to ask questions. See [link] (more