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Urban Airship Appoints SaaS Veterans to Executive Leadership Roles

22 Sep 2016

Scott Allen leads Urban Airship’s financial, accounting and business operations organizations as CFO, while Eric Holmen takes the helm of the global sales team as SVP of worldwide sales.

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Data Finds Pictures Boost Direct Response Rates for Push Notifications 56 Percent

1 Sep 2016

Urban Airship unveils the industry’s first cross-platform support for all Rich Notification media types, extending its years-long advantage with out-of-the-box functionality for interactive notification buttons and Android Rich Notifications. Data shows rich media within notifications boosts response rates, while enabling businesses to create powerful, streamlined customer experiences delivered directly to smartphone lockscreens.

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New Survey Finds Mobile Wallets at Tipping Point for Consumer Adoption

27 Jul 2016

As mobile wallets gain in popularity, both with consumers and businesses, we set out to understand peoples’ attitudes, expectations and adoption of mobile wallets, zeroing in on the marketing and customer service implications applicable to all businesses — whether they accept mobile payments or not. The results of the survey as well as new enhancements to our mobile wallet marketing solution, demonstrate how broad the opportunity has become.

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Urban Airship’s Market Expansion Strategy Sees Strong Momentum, Fueling Drive to Profitability in Q1 2017

2 Jun 2016

Customer adoption of Urban Airship's platform as never been higher since the company was first to market seven years ago, while new data products and advanced capabilities like mobile wallet marketing and in-app message centers are seeing rapid and accelerating uptake.

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Urban Airship Details Agenda and Speakers for Fourth Annual Mobile Saturday at SXSW Interactive 2016

23 Feb 2016

An all-star lineup of customers, partners and experts will join Urban Airship for the fourth annual Mobile Saturday, exploring mobile’s hottest topics with five panel discussions throughout the day featuring representatives from: Atom Factory, Cleveland Cavaliers, Condé Nast, eHarmony, Eventbase Technology Inc., EXPRESS, Fan Duel, Kochava, Montclair State University, Nordstrom, POSSIBLE Worldwide, R/GA Ventures, REI, The Location Based Marketing Association (LBMA) and Zillow.

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How Brands Can Use Mobile Wallets To Increase Consumer Engagement

ClickZ, 28 Jul 2016

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Sprint Scores Engagement With Mobile Wallet

AdExchanger, 28 Jul 2016

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For first time, Urban Airship and Sprint use mobile wallet passes as sweepstakes entries

MarketingLand, 14 Jun 2016

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How The Cleveland Cavaliers Win At Mobile

Forbes, 10 Jun 2016

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Question for mobile payments isn’t when, but how

The Chartered Institute of Marketing, 12 May 2016

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Urban Airship provides the world’s leading mobile engagement platform, helping thousands of businesses of all sizes form a direct and lasting connection with their customers. With Urban Airship, companies gain total control of their mobile footprint — apps, wallets and user-level data — to deliver experiences that get noticed and drive action across mobile or any other customer touchpoint. More than 40,000 apps and some of the most innovative global brands, trust Urban Airship to accelerate their business through mobile marketing with an independent study calculating an average 878 percent return on investment for customers.

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