Jumptap, the leading provider of targeting and mobile advertising solutions, today announced that Kevin Fortuna has joined the Board of Directors. Fortuna is a media and start-up veteran with deal-making and C-level management experience at both Fortune 500 and smaller companies. As a partner at AKF Partners, Fortuna focuses on helping hyper-growth companies scale and succeed.
KAYAK, the world’s leading travel search engine released an analysis of travel search data for this past Thanksgiving holiday and trends for the upcoming 2010 winter break.
A review of KAYAK travel search data showed that most people searched for their Thanksgiving flights well in advance. 77% of people on KAYAK sites searched for flights at least 30 days before Thanksgiving, and less than 3% of people waited until the last week before the holiday.
rPath, an innovator in automating application deployment and maintenance, today announced enterprise-focused productivity and management enhancements to the rPath release automation platform. The upgrades refine the functionality and user experience of the industry’s first fully version controlled release automation solution, meeting the needs of each stakeholder in the enterprise release management process. These upgrades are the first product delivery against “Project Javelin,” which extends rPath’s unique system version controlled management model into the broader data center automation market.
BzzAgent® today unveiled Social Compliance™, a new service that ensures marketers tapping into social media exceed even the broadest interpretation of the FTC’s updated Endorsement Guidelines. The Guides, which take effect tomorrow, require companies to take steps to ensure participants in blogger and networked marketing programs disclose their involvement and avoid making atypical claims. BzzAgent’s service is a cohesive system that addresses each of the three FTC requirements – education, monitoring and enforcement – to help marketers comply with Endorsement Guides, without sacrificing marketing impact.