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Jun Group Expands In Orange County, Los Angeles

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New York-based mobile ad platform developer Jun Group is expanding in both Orange County and Los Angeles, saying it is looking to tap into a hotbed of engineering talent in Orange County. The company also said it has bolstered its Los Angeles office with a new Account Executive, Michelle Dermer. jobs hiring growth engineering county orange office expansion advertising mobile group jungroup

AmazonLocal Launches In Los Angeles

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AmazonLocal , the daily deals site run by Amazon.com, has quietly launched in the Los Angeles area, as the firm starts a national expansion of its daily deals effort. advertising coupon deal deals daily amazonlocal amazon

Social Media Week Lands in Los Angeles Sept. 24-28

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Created by founder Toby Daniels , Social Media Week Los Angeles will focus this series of discussions around the theme of “Empowering Change Through Collaboration.” Monday: Los Angeles – The Social City. Why Los Angeles Is The Next Silicon Valley.

Los Angeles Web Developer

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He was struggling to find high quality developers in Los Angeles. Just the kind of person I like to meet. :) But I was a bit surprised when he emphasized how hard it had been for them to find a web developer in Los Angeles. My flippant comment was, “If you do a Google search for Los Angeles web developer, you’ll find a LOT of people and firms.” Craigslist - He also considered advertising on Craigslist, but again was concerned about quality.

63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of By mario on May 2, 2012 in Features , grid. And you know, one of the communities that has some super remarkable entrepreneurs that doesn’t get enough credit is Los Angeles. Los Angeles. Los Angeles.

Triton Digital, Slacker Expand Audio Advertising Relationship

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Los Angeles-based Triton Digital , the audio advertising technology developer, and San Diego-based streaming radio service Slacker said this week that the two have expanded an existing relationship. The two said that Slacker has selected Triton's programmatic audio advertising exchange, a2x, to monetize its digital audio advertising inventory across the US and Canada. triton digital slacker audio advertising radio streaming

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here. Shani Higgins joined Technorati in 2007 to lead strategy and day to day operations for the company¹s advertising sales, business development and the Technorati Media advertising network. Tim Street – Topping Mashable’s list of Social Media VIPs in Los Angeles Tim Street is a Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, New Media Consultant and Web Video Branded Entertainment Pioneer.

Watch an Ad, Help a Nonprofit Out

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The app lets users raise money for notable nonprofits by simply watching corporate sponsored videos – aka advertisements. Givvr’s concept for converting video advertisements into charitable donations is simple.

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YP Rolls Out New Search Advertising Product

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Los Angeles-based b> YP , the provider of business search and local marketing services, said today that it has launched a brand new product. local business small advertising search YP said it has launched ypSearch , a new product aimed at small business owners, which both provides search ads on YP''s properties, as well as on major search engines. The company said the tool not only lists ads on its own properties, but also delivers those ads to Google, Bing, and Yahoo.

Sizmek Bolsters Digital Advertising Staff In LA

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Sizmek , a developer of digital advertising technology, said this week that it has named Patrick Meehan as head of Sales in its Los Angeles office. The company--which is based in New York--has around 40 employees in Los Angeles. Sizmek focuses on open ad management, helping to manage online advertising campaigns for advertisers and agencies. sizmek online digital advertising executive agency doubleclick

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Los Angeles Advertising Professionals

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Monday, August 22, 2016 -- Los Angeles Advertising Professionals. Mix, mingle, and network with other advertising professionals. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/los-angeles-advertising-professionals-tickets-26470825953. Find partners, meet new people, and do deals.

Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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Los Angeles By: Laura Rich February 26, 2010 It used to be, if you were serious about starting a tech company, you went to Silicon Valley. But lets face it, when you think of Los Angeles, Internet startups are not the first things that spring to mind.

Los Angeles Advertising Professionals

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 -- Los Angeles Advertising Professionals. Mix, mingle, and network with other advertising professionals. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/los-angeles-advertising-professionals-tickets-26473289321. Find partners, meet new people, and do deals.

LA Advertising Professionals Mix Mingle Network [ LOS ANGELES ]

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“With technology, the advertising industry is going under massive disruptions right now. Mix, mingle, and network with other advertising professionals. Find partners with advertisers, ad agencies, publishers, and ad tech companies. Free parking 3 hr validation w/ $10 purchase from the bar with the parking structure on 646 S. Olive St ”

Hero Conf Los Angeles [ LOS ANGELES ]

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“Hero Conf Los Angeles marks our sixth annual US event, where PPC fanatics gather to share a passion, collaborate on solutions and simply have fun while learning about the latest trends in paid search. Hero Conf is hosted by the experts behind PPC Hero and is an event tailor-made for digital advertising pros ready to discuss tactics and actionable ideas to implement within their accounts.

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Rubicon Project Powers Digital Jukebox Advertising Marketplace

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project is applying its programmatic advertising technology to digital jukeboxes, in a deal with connected, digital jukebox developer TouchTunes. rubicon project digital jukebox touchtunes market programmatic real time bidding advertising exchangeAccording to the two, TouchTunes' "out-of-home" audience will be made available programmatically in a real-time buying marketplace powered by Rubicon's technology.

Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles

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SIGNIFICANCE PASSING-MENTION. --> Tech Titans Hit the Beach As Silicon Valley moguls go on a home-buying spree in Los Angeles, theyre reshaping the real-estate landscape. Aerial view of the home of Elon Musk, currently lived in by his ex-wife, 11050 Bel Air Place, Los Angeles.

GumGum Makes Images Profitable for Publishers

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The Internet thus far has been monetized by display, video, and in-text advertising — but the one place every user’s eye focuses on first are photos. GumGum is led by founder and Los Angeles native wunderkind, Ophir Tanz. Big events can benefit from in-image advertising.

Building A Dream Team For Mobile Advertising, with Gradient X

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Michael Lum: Gradient X is looking to build the most advanced, programmatic advertising program for mobile. We know that advertisers are looking to reach mobile users, whether they''re on phone or tablets. We have many years of display advertising experience.

Why Online Video Just Took One More Big Step to Legitimacy

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Ben & Lisa have always held enormous talents and I look forward to working with them as they help grow the company, increase & improve production quality, build out vertical networks, form partnerships with major brand advertisers and develop new sources to monetize both on and off YouTube.

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here. Shani Higgins joined Technorati in 2007 to lead strategy and day to day operations for the company¹s advertising sales, business development and the Technorati Media advertising network. Tim Street – Topping Mashable’s list of Social Media VIPs in Los Angeles Tim Street is a Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, New Media Consultant and Web Video Branded Entertainment Pioneer.

Maker Studios Signs Big Advertising Deal With Omnicom

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Los Angeles-based Maker Studios , the YouTube network which is in the midst of being acquired by Disney, has just signed a large, eight-figure online advertising deal with Omnicom Media Group , according to AdAge. maker studios omnicom advertising upfront youtube network

Rubicon Project Acquires Mobile Advertising Firm Mobsmith

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project , the online advertising optimization company run by Frank Addante, has made another acquisition this morning. The firm said it has acquired Mobsmith , a provider of mobile advertising products. Rubicon provides an online marketplace for buying and selling of online advertising, and uses that marketplace to automatically optimize for the best ads to display for its publishers.

The Interaction of Our Lives | QR Codes and Augmented Reality

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Our daily lives are filled with advertisements of the latest and greatest technologies offering to “change the way we live.” Maybe you were reading the latest magazine and breezed right pass an advertisement offering a 10% discount if you scanned their code.

Cornerstone OnDemand Sponsors Los Angeles Rams

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Santa Monica-based talent management software developer Cornerstone OnDemand and the Los Angeles Rams said on Monday that the Rams will use Cornerstone OnDemand's cloud-bsaed software for its front office and operations personnel. cornerstone ondemand angeles rams larams sponsorship sports football

Rubicon: We're Second In Online Advertising Audience

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project , the online advertising optimization technology firm headed by Frank Addante, said that it has been ranked second in terms of unique visitors in online advertising reach, second only to Google. Rubicon Project's online advertising service automates and optimizes digital media advertising for web publishers. comscore reach advertising online project rubicon

Los Angeles Sues Uber Over Background Checks, Advertising

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Los Angeles has joined with San Francisco to sue on-demand ride service Uber , alleging that the company''s background checks are "completely worthless", because the company--although it conducts background checks--does not fingerprint its drivers. According to the Los Angeles County District Attorney''s office, they have filed a lawsuit against Uber for making false and misleading statements to consumers.

TenFarms Gets $2.7M For Smartphone Advertising Software

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Los Angeles-based TenFarms , the mobile application development startup headed by Nils Forsblom, announced this morning that it has raised $2.7M in an angel funding round, to launch a new mobile advertising product called Adtile to the market. TenFarms did not disclose the names of those angel investors.

MGID Moves Headquarters To Los Angeles

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MGID , a provider of native advertising services and technology, said Tuesday that it is moving its U.S. headquarters to Los Angeles, to be closer to its sports, entertainment and lifestyle clients. The native advertising company--which helps place native ads on publisher web sites--was previously headquartered in New York. mgid native advertising publisher angeles jobs employment

OpenX Expands To Culver City

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Los Angeles-based advertising technology and ad network operator OpenX is expanding in the Los Angeles area, saying this morning that it has opened up a new, Culver City office. OpenX--which is based in Pasadena--can be a tough commute for those on the west side of Los Angeles, which often is an hour long or more drive in traffic. openx jobs employment advertising technology culver city expansion westwide

TubeMogul Acquired By Adobe For $540M

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TubeMogul , a video advertising company which has offices in Los Angeles, has been acquired by Adobe in a deal worth $540M net of debt and cash. TubeMogul is a provider of a video advertising platform, which lets users buy video ads on desktop, mobile, streaming devices, and TVs. tubemogul adobe merger acquisition content streaming video advertising

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MGID: Move to Los Angeles Helped Drive Record Growth

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Santa Monica-based MGID , which provides native advertising, says its move from New York to Los Angeles earlier this year helped drive "dramatic growth" at the company. percent increase in its revenues in the fourth quarter of 2014, which it attributed to new products, as well as better access to the large entertainment and lifestyle customers in Los Angeles. MGID moved to Los Angeles in July. mgid native advertising exchange

PageWoo Targets Mobile Advertising For Small Businesses

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PageWoo , the mobile advertising company headed by Jason Crilly and Holden Steinberg, has rolled out a brand new product aimed at small businesses. PageWoo is angel backed by the Tech Coast Angels; the company originally started at the StartEngine accelerator in Los Angeles. pagewoo mobile advertising small business smartphone startengine

Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles – Cliff Allen

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In 1986 I started an advertising and public relations firm to serve software and hardware companies, which became a marketing consulting business ( www.Allen.com ) when I moved to L.A. What networking events in Los Angeles or Southern California do you go to?

Upfront Ventures Adds Hamet Watt as New Investment Partner

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It was a software platform for allowing advertisers to purchase brand integration (product placements) as a standardized unit through a marketplace. Los Angeles Today is a day I’ve waited patiently for for 5 years but more earnestly for more than 1 year.

Announcing The Socaltech 50: Southern California's Up-and-Comers

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Chance Barnett , Crowdfunder (Los Angeles, crowdfunding). Allison Beal , StyleSaint (Los Angeles, fashion). James Borow and Clark Landry (shared position), SHIFT (Los Angeles, Santa Monica, advertising). Tim Cadogan , OpenX (Pasadena, advertising).

State of Content | Los Angeles

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State of Content is an unrivaled opportunity to connect and collaborate with today’s leading influencers, executives, and entrepreneurs in the new establishment of advertising, marketing & technology. TALK NYC Heads to SOHO House, Bringing Madison Avenue to West Hollywood on June 13, 2012.

Convertro Acquired By AOL For $101M

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Los Angeles-based online advertising attribution technology developer Convertro has been acquired by AOL , in a deal worth approximately $101M. According to AOL late Tuesday, it will pay $89M in cash plus approximately $2M in converted stock awards and $10M in earn out for Convertro, which develops software used for helping brands and agencies measure the return on their advertising spending on both online and offline media channels.

Factual Joins Advertising Privacy Group

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Los Angeles-based Factual has joined a group focused on consumer privacy in mobile advertising, the company said last week. According to Factual, it has joined the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) , an association dedicated to responsible data collection and its use for digital advertising. Factual, led by Gil Elbaz, offers up a giant database of location data to publishers, advertisers, and others.

Rubicon Project Installs New Executives

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project says it has named Harry Patz, Jr. rubicon project advertising executive harry patz deichertas its new Chief Revenue Officer, and Rob Deichert, Jr., as Head of Global Revenue Organizations. Patz was most recently at Microsoft, heading up a 300 person sales team for Microsoft's Communications Sector, and also had served at Velti.