Entries by Ivy Montgomery

Creating Cohesive Mobile Experiences that Drive Conversions Across Channels [Free Webinar with Branch and Layer]

The Opportunity for Higher-Converting Mobile Experiences Mobile has been on the radar of businesses for over a decade. And yet, so many companies are struggling to deliver seamless digital experiences. The problem is that as consumers, we spend so much time bouncing from device to device, channel to channel, and platform to platform. Businesses have […]

How dubizzle Drives Mobile Transactions with Messaging

What Is dubizzle? Founded in 2005 by J.C. Butler and Sim Whatley, dubizzle is a classifieds platform focused on the United Arab Emirates (UAE). As part of the OLX classifieds company, dubizzle has grown to include over 200 employees. These employees have been tasked with supporting the majority of users on mobile – 70% of […]

Algorithms Are Not Enough in Financial Services

Algorithms Are Not Enough in Financial Services For every article you see about the advantages of emerging artificial intelligence (AI) technology, it seems like there are 3 or 4 discussing how machines are going to take all our jobs. Finance has been one industry where employees are already experiencing significant displacement. However, financial services firms […]

Looking Back on the 2017 EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit

2017 EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit The theme for this year’s EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit was the Digital Big Bang—the need for the travel industry to adapt and keep pace with new digital competitors. Put simply, hotels need to find ways to compete with Airbnb and airlines can’t let OTAs take over. We had the privilege […]

FinovateSpring 2017: Bringing Financial Services Out of the Stone Age

Bringing Financial Services Out of the Stone Age The financial services industry is one of the most heavily affected by digital transformation. With such strict regulatory and security standards to adhere to, it’s no surprise that going digital has been a challenge. But just because digital transformation is difficult doesn’t mean banks and other financial […]

How Web Summit Went from 0 to 60 (Thousand) in 7 Years

Web Summit Went from 0 to 60 (Thousand) If you frequently attend industry conferences, you know they aren’t all created equal. After a few different events, you start to notice the little things—the nuances of scheduling, networking, the speaker lineup, and “after hours” events. For the conference organizers, it’s all about delivering the best experience […]