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PR Software Provider Cision Kicks Off $2.4B IPO

PR Software Provider Cision Kicks Off $2.4B IPO

Cision began trading on the New York Stock Exchange today under the ticker symbol CISN, marking the completion of its $2.4 billion initial public offering and making it the second largest technology IPO of 2017, behind Snap’s $3.4 billion offering in February. Cision's move comes a year after the Chicago-based,

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HubSpot Braces for Bigger Crowd at Inbound, More News

HubSpot Braces for Bigger Crowd at Inbound, More News

HubSpot welcomed 14,000-plus attendees to its annual marketing conference Inbound last year in Boston — 30 percent more than the year before. It's expecting even more people this year, according to officials at the Cambridge, Mass.-based marketing automation provider. HubSpot Inbound takes place Nov.

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Cision Buys PR Newswire, Episerver Invests in Partners, More

And the musical chairs of who owns what slowed slightly this week as Cision finalized its $841 million acquisition of press-release distributor PR Newswire.  Cision, a provider of software and analytics tools for public relations and social media, announced the agreement to buy PR Newswire from London-based media,

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Cision Buys PR Newswire, Episerver Invests in Partners, More

And the musical chairs of who owns what slowed slightly this week as Cision finalized its $841 million acquisition of press-release distributor PR Newswire.  Cision, a provider of software and analytics tools for public relations and social media, announced the agreement to buy PR Newswire from London-based media,

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Can New Media Database Get Reporters to Your Event?

Can New Media Database Get Reporters to Your Event?

Just when I was thinking, "Doesn't Cision do that?" Francois Huynh had an answer to my question about the PR service and software giant. A former Yahoo project manager, Huynh is head of the new "invitation aggregator" InvitetheMedia.com, which combines a database of journalists and influencers, their beats and

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