MONTREAL, July 14, 2015 /CNW/ -- Acquisio, a world leader in programmatic marketing solutions, will host a digital marketing Summit this July, sponsored primarily by Bing, with Yahoo! And YP confirmed as Gold sponsors.
YP is the latest sponsor to support the Acquisio Summit, along with international digital marketing company, WSI, and call tracking vendors Convirza, DialogueTech and Marchex.
Taking place at the Hyatt Regency Montreal on July 29th-30th in the heart of downtown Montreal and located next to Place des Arts (Performing Arts Centre) and Old Montreal, the Acquisio Summit promises two days of big reveals, education and major announcements from sponsors and industry leaders, including Michael McMeekin from Microsoft, Faith Murphy and Joe Stephens from Yahoo!, Mark Ugar and Luke Edson from YP, Mark Dobson from WSI, Jeremiah Wilson from Convirza and more.
Sponsors for the event include:
- Bing (Platinum Sponsor)
- Yahoo! (Gold Sponsor)
- YP (Gold Sponsor)
Michael McKeekin, the Director of Paid Search Monetization at Microsoft, will be the keynote speaker, sharing insights amassed from more than a decade working in the SEM industry developing and executing strategies for Fortune 500 clients. He will take the stage July 29th, directly following Acquisio CEO, Marc Poirier's Kickoff and new feature announcements.
The 2015 Acquisio Summit is ideal for digital marketers interested in learning best practices and key strategies relating to key areas of digital marketing, especially the growing importance of mobile and local advertising.
Faith Murphy from Yahoo! and Mark Ugar from YP will be among the panelists speaking about "Mastering the Local SMB Market."
Luke Edson, Senior Vice President, National Markets Group, at YP will address attendees before the sponsored lunch.
"YP has been a leader in local & mobile search and as Acquisio moves more into the local marketing space, our engagement with them becomes more valuable," explains Edson. "The Acquisio Summit is an exciting event for us to sponsor because it allows us to speak directly to those in the industry who understand the benefits of reaching the local audience."
Mark Dobson, Co-Founder and CEO of WSI, will address the Summit attendees during the sponsored cocktail hour.
"As a leader in the digital marketing industry, we're very excited to lend our support to the 2015 Acquisio Summit, an event that will help marketers upgrade their digital marketing knowledge. With over 2 decades of success in the constantly evolving digital arena, WSI is well equipped to share our expertise with fellow digital marketers. We're happy to contribute to the growth of the digital world in any way we can," says Mark Dobson.
Acquisio is a high-powered performance media solution that enables digital marketers to optimize their search campaigns and report on all PPC initiatives including social, mobile, and display, all in one easy-to-use dashboard.
With more than 500 agencies and 25,000+ advertisers in its portfolio, Acquisio is recognized as being one of the fastest growing companies in North America, winning the Deloitte Tech Fast 500 and Fast 50 awards for three consecutive years. The Acquisio software is used by companies like GroupM, Sensis, Hanapin Marketing, iRep, YPG, YP and Microsoft.
With its headquarters in Montreal, Acquisio also has offices in New York, Seattle, London, and Tokyo. For more information, contact Acquisio.
For further information: Nicholas C. Weatherhead, 212.334.9753 ext114, [email protected], http://www.acquisio.com