SecondMarket signs deal with Business Insider Ignition 11/2014 CinchcastCinchcast (www.cinchcast.com) provides solutions that allow companies to create, share, measure and monetize audio content to reach and engage the people that are most important to their business. Cinchcast’s cloud based audio management platform makes it easy for businesses to broadcast and record high-quality audio content, without the cost, time, and logistical burdens of traditional audio recording or alternative streaming technologies. Headquartered in New York, Cinchcast powers audio content strategies for companies such as UBM, SAP and Sears. CollectiveCollective provides comprehensive display advertising solutions for advertisers and publishers. Our AMP® Data and Media Management platform leverages the most trusted 3rd party data, proprietary audience modeling and ad effectiveness metrics to simplify audience buying and selling across display, video and social media. 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LiveIntentLiveIntent's platform for delivering display ads into email newsletters and alerts in real-time, on any device, makes it easy for publishers and advertisers to connect and target audiences through the features they have come to expect in other online media channels. Monster SavingsFrom beverages, snacks and fruit to kitchenette supplies and office products, MonsterSavings.com is the leader in delivering Costco products and savings to New York City businesses - just like yours. In fact, many businesses at Ignition are already long-term customers of Monster Savings. As a further incentive to try us out, we are offering a free week's worth of products to new customers. That's right. Your first invoice is on us. Please email [email protected] to get started. OoyalaOoyala is the leader in online video management, analytics and monetization. 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PointRollPointRoll, a Gannett Company, is the leading provider of digital marketing services and technology. PointRoll enables advertisers, agencies and Web publishers to create, deliver and measure action-inspiring online video, rich media display, digital circulars, mobile, and social campaigns. From pioneering the expandable display ad and being the first to deliver interactive expandable mobile and tablet ads, to revolutionizing the digital circular, PointRoll has been an industry leader for over a decade. Learn more at http://www.pointroll.com. The Rubicon ProjectThe Rubicon Project launched in 2007 to automate the $65 billion online advertising industry. REVV, the company's yield optimization platform, has served over 1.5 trillion ads across 450 of the largest internet properties and have processed over 500 billion RTB transactions to date. REVV helps premium web publishers increase revenue by optimizing their inventory, reducing ad operations costs and providing brand protection. More than 650 ad networks, exchanges and DSPs access premium inventory through the REVV Marketplace and its unparalleled reach of more than 565 million unique users. With $60 million in funding, the company has offices worldwide. SecondMarket SecondMarket is the marketplace for private company stock and other alternative investments. SecondMarket enables companies to achieve their strategic business objectives through company-controlled shareholder liquidity programs. SecondMarket’s market and operations specialists provide companies full transaction support and access to an extensive and well-informed investor base. Since 2004, SecondMarket has completed billions of dollars in alternative investment transactions, including nearly $1 billion in private company stock. SecondMarket is a registered broker-dealer, SEC-regulated alternative trading system (ATS) for trading private company stock and member of FINRA, MSRB and SIPC. For more information, please visit secondmarket.com. TaggedTagged is the social network for meeting new people. While other offerings focus on existing relationships, Tagged has established the category of social discovery. With over 100 million members in 220 countries, Tagged enables anyone to meet and socialize with new people through social games, customized profiles, virtual gifts, advanced browsing features and more. Tagged is based in San Francisco. More information is available at http://about.tagged.com Talener Talener Group is a leading Information Technology staffing firm for both contract and full time positions, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Finding top talent and connecting them to the right opportunity takes experience, persistence and time. 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Vertical AcuityVertical Acuity is the world's first Content Logistics Platform. We empower online publishers to grow their businesses by discovering, organizing and publishing content to and from thousands of sites across the web, without the cost of developing traditional business relationships. We help digital publishers monetize content they don't own on their sites and syndicate their content to sites they don't own. We enable intelligent, frictionless, mass scale digital curation and partnet management that shifts revenues from search engines and social networks to publishers and content owners.