LeWeb’13 : Gigya’s Connected Consumer Management Suite targets european market with its israeli technology

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« We believe the conference LeWeb 2013 is a great opportunity for us to educate other European brands about how our technology can help them create authentic, valuable relationships with consumers through products like Social Login and Registration-as-a-Service. Both in the U.S. and internationally, our clients have seen some incredible results using our technology and we believe our footprint in Europe will continue to rapidly grow » says Victor White, Director, Marketing Communications.

Gigya’s Connected Consumer Management Suite enables the world’s largest brands, including Pepsi, Verizon and ABC to understand and connect more closely with today’s mobile and socially connected consumers. Our technology helps businesses access, consolidate and manage permission-based identity and behavior data, while providing deep customer insights that turn data into action.

Through products like Social Login, Registration-as-a-Service, Social Plugins and Gamification, Gigya provides clients with the rich data, intelligence, and tools needed to reach consumers with the right messages, on the right platforms at the right time. Gigya drives user acquisition and engagement for 700 enterprises and reaches 1.5 billion unique users per month, ensuring that today’s businesses stay relevant in the age of the connected consumer.

Gigya has 250 employees and Offices in Mountain View, CA (U.S), Phoenix, AZ (U.S.), Tel Aviv (R&D), Israel, Paris, France.

KLM case study – KLM is using Gigya’s Social Login technology to create a social experience on flights. Passengers can “log in” to their seats and network with other passengers who have logged in to their flights with their identities from Facebook and LinkedIn. This is a very innovative use of our technology and shows that our products are used beyond websites.

Capcom – Capcom, a large and well-known video game publisher, uses Gigya’s Social Login and Gamification technology to create loyalty and competition in real-world environments and on mobile devices.

Forbes – Since implementing Gigya’s Social Login and Registration-as-a-Service products, Forbes saw a huge boost in registered users and on site engagement.

Presence in Europe:

Gigya has expanded rapidly internationally over the last year and already works with huge European brands like The Evening Telegraph, DC Thomson, The Independent, But, Darty, L’Occitane, KLM, Alitalia, Fifa, L’Oreal, Aston Villa FC, Chelsea FC, and Juventus FC.

Leadership:

Patrick Salyer, Chief Executive Officer

Rooly Eliezerov, Co-founder and President

Eyal Magen,Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer

Eran Kutner, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer

John Elkaim, Vice President, Marketing

Brian Sullivan, Senior Vice President, Client Services

Alan Tarkowski, Vice President, Sales

Paul Farmer, Chief Financial Officer

Darby Siempelkamp, Vice President, Human Resources

Funding: Raised a total of $70 million from Mayfield Fund, Benchmark Capital, Greenspring Associates, Adobe, First Round Capital, DAG Ventures and Advance Publications

Victor White, Director, Marketing Communications gigya.com

T: 650.353.4178

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