Beyond the Rack goes beyond customer segmentation with ExactTarget Marketing Cloud

If you ever feel like you send too many emails, just pause for a minute and compare yourself to Montreal-based e-tailer Beyond the Rack - it sends on average between 2 million and

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com launches ‘Social Studio’ melding Radian6 with Buddy Media

Salesforce.com announced today that it is combining acquisitions Radian6 and Buddy Media into one Social Studio product that combines both analytics and listening with engagement and publishing. The new product takes the listening

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com funds firm seeded with Radian6 talent

A New Brunswick-based startup that includes several key employees formerly with Radian 6 and Salesforce.com has announced a $3 million funding round that includes Salesforce among other investors. Introhive started operations just last

Published on: October 2nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Former Radian6 employees join ‘relationship capital’ mining startup

Several former Radian6 employees are now part of a new social startup based in New Brunswick, that promises to unlock more sales opportunities by mining a business' own employees. Described as a “relationship

Published on: February 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

SalesChoice readies all-Canadian alternative to Salesforce.com

As the President and CEO of a small company, Camille Peters feels like her time is stretched pretty thin, and she especially felt like she didn’t have time to endlessly fill out all

Published on: November 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Radian6 job losses are Canadian startup scene’s net gains: Martell

Salesforce's loss is the Canadian startup scene's gain after the layoffs at Radian6, says leading east coast entrepreneur Dan Martell. This morning ITBusiness.ca broke the news of the layoffs atFredericton, N.B.-based Radian6 in

Published on: October 25th, 2012 Christine Wong

Radian6 technology powers Salesforce.com Marketing Cloud

The murky fate of Saint John, N.B.-based Radian6 since it was acquired by Salesforce.com in March 2011 became crystal clear this morning when the software firm announced its new Marketing Cloud service. Salesforce

Published on: September 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com set to announce new product featuring Radian 6

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff indicated during a quarterly earnings conference call a major product launch is in the works that will tap Canadian acquisition Radian 6’s social analytics technology, according to Forbes.The Halifax-based

Published on: August 24th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Radian6’s first employee has new startup project

Brian Dunphy was the first employee hired by New Brunswick-based Radian6 and helped its co-founders run the social analytics firm in its early days. After being acquired by Salesforce.com in a $326 million

Published on: July 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Tech CEOs all over ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ awards

Canadian technology entrepreneurs are featuring prominently in this year's Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.The awards show is in its 19th year and is featuring finalists from four regions of Canada;

Published on: July 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com promises to keep Rypple and Radian6 in Canada

Salesforce.com swept through Toronto on Wednesday for its cloud-based social enterprise roadshow, delivering a message aimed squarely at Canadian ears: the acquisitions it's made north of the border are here to stay. Salesforce.com

Published on: June 7th, 2012 Christine Wong

Salesforce.com to buy Buddy Media for $689 million

Salesforce.com is acquiring social media marketing firm Buddy Media in a US$689 million cash and stock deal, the companies announced Monday. The transaction is expected to close in Salesforce.com's third fiscal quarter, which

Published on: June 4th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Saint John: Radian6 success one part of this intelligent community’s bigger ICT story

When the technical mind behind Radian6 approached Mariner Partners chairman Gerry Pond with his early idea for “anomaly detection” software in 2006, the former CEO of NBTel says he had no idea where

Published on: April 30th, 2012 Brian Jackson

IBM acquisition Q1 Labs among nominees for N.B. tech awards

A security intelligence software firm bought by IBM and a SaaS provider catering to the fast food sector are among this year's nominees for the 2012 KIRA awards honouring the best in New

Published on: April 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff