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A Growing Number of Businesses Rely on Comprehensive Software Solutions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.

Key Points: 
  • The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.
  • EBITDA for Q3 2021 is also expected to be significantly higher than Q3 2020 with projected growth well over 100%.
  • 'We are pleased to announce this milestone in our revenue growth as well as continued profitability for the third quarter of 2021.
  • 2 Enterprise Search Software on the Fall 2021 Grid Report* by G2.com, Inc., a leading software review platform.

A Growing Number of Businesses Rely on Comprehensive Software Solutions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology has become the driving force for virtually every industry. In particular, cloud computing has become a major global industry and is primarily comprised of three main segments: infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS), and notably, software-as-a-service (SaaS). SaaS is a software distribution model in which a third-party provider hosts various applications. In return, the SaaS providers distribute the applications and make them available for consumers across the web. SaaS is the exterior portion that consumers see on their web page browser, however, IaaS and PaaS are the interior infrastructures that make it all possible. Snipp Interactive Inc. (OTC: SNIPF) (TSX-V: SPN), Zuora, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUO), Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE: CLDR), Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX)

Key Points: 
  • The growing capital investment on application development for mobile, web and enterprise promises significant growth opportunity for the market for application segment.
  • EBITDA for Q3 2021 is also expected to be significantly higher than Q3 2020 with projected growth well over 100%.
  • 'We are pleased to announce this milestone in our revenue growth as well as continued profitability for the third quarter of 2021.
  • 2 Enterprise Search Software on the Fall 2021 Grid Report* by G2.com, Inc., a leading software review platform.

Hungryroot Appoints Dominic Paschel as Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 2:15pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hungryroot , the first and only AI-powered personalized grocery service, announced the hiring of Dominic Paschel who will serve as Chief Financial Officer.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hungryroot , the first and only AI-powered personalized grocery service, announced the hiring of Dominic Paschel who will serve as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Paschel's hire is part of a group of strategic hires in 2021 that include a Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Digital Officer to strengthen the company's leadership team and drive company growth and innovation.
  • As Chief Financial Officer, Paschel will lead Hungryroot's financial organization, and will be responsible for accounting, financial planning and analysis, legal, tax, treasury and investor relations.
  • Now six years later, Hungryroot is pioneering an entirely new way to grocery shop through predictive, personalized grocery delivery.

Yext's AI Search-Powered Website Wins 2021 WebAward for Outstanding Website

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced that its website, www.yext.com , won a 2021 WebAward for Outstanding Website.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced that its website, www.yext.com , won a 2021 WebAward for Outstanding Website.
  • "We're incredibly honored for yext.com to be recognized by the WebAwards," said Josh Grau, Chief Marketing Officer at Yext.
  • "When it came to the redesign of our own website, we wanted to practice what we preach by marrying a creative aesthetic with the power of our AI search.
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.

Yext Announces Digital Event with Samsung on Customer Support in Ecommerce

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced a digital event with Samsung, a global industry leader in technology and business that is leveraging Support Answers, Yext's AI search solution for customer support.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced a digital event with Samsung, a global industry leader in technology and business that is leveraging Support Answers, Yext's AI search solution for customer support.
  • The event, " How Samsung is Preparing its Support Center for the Holiday Season ," is set for Tuesday, September 14th, at 1 p.m. (ET)/ 10 a.m. (PT) and will feature speakers from both Yext and Samsung.
  • "The ecommerce market is growing at a historic pace, and brands have already experienced the deluge of support tickets that comes with that accelerated growth," said Joe Jorczak, Head of Industry for Service and Support at Yext.
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.

Yext Customer Support Research: 62% of Consumers Say They've Purchased from a Competitor When a Business Failed to Answer Their Support Questions Online

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced results from a new, original survey about American consumers' preferences and behaviors when resolving customer support issues online.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced results from a new, original survey about American consumers' preferences and behaviors when resolving customer support issues online.
  • 58% of respondents prefer finding information on a company's website to resolve an issue, versus 40% preferring to contact the company directly.
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.
  • Yext, the AI Search Company, offers a modern, AI-powered Answers Platform that understands natural language so that when people ask questions about a business online they get direct answers not links.

Yext, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results on September 2, 2021

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 9:15pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced that its second quarter fiscal year 2022 results will be released on Thursday, September 2, 2021, after the close of the market.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced that its second quarter fiscal year 2022 results will be released on Thursday, September 2, 2021, after the close of the market.
  • The company will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. (ET) / 1:30 p.m. (PT) to discuss its financial results with the investment community.
  • A live webcast of the event will be available on the Yext Investor Relations website at http://investors.yext.com .
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.

Yext Announces Yext AI Search for Salesforce Service Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange, the World's Leading Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced it has launched Yext AI Search on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering customers to transform the customer support experience for both agents and customers.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced it has launched Yext AI Search on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering customers to transform the customer support experience for both agents and customers.
  • The collaboration brings the companies' platforms together, enabling clients to augment their existing Salesforce Service Cloud-powered help sites, agent consoles, and support forms with Support Answers, Yext's advanced AI-powered search solution for customer support.
  • Yext's new integration on AppExchange introduces unique applications of AI search to customer support, enabling businesses to deliver official answers, streamline resolution, and improve customer satisfaction.
  • By having instant access to information about an issue, customers will be able to self-serve and resolve issues on their own instead of having to contact customer support, while support agents will be empowered to drive faster resolution times overall.

Yext Establishes First Public Sector Team with Laurie "LC" Cook as VP, Public Sector

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced Laurie "LC" Cook as its first-ever Vice President of Public Sector, effective August 2, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the AI Search Company, today announced Laurie "LC" Cook as its first-ever Vice President of Public Sector, effective August 2, 2021.
  • "Yext has laid a solid foundation in the public sector, having built impressive trust and credibility helping the WHO and U.S. State Department deliver accurate COVID-related information during the pandemic," said Cook.
  • Prior to joining Yext, Cook served as the Vice President of Public Sector at Blue Prism, where she was responsible for leading a sales and alliances team in the robotic process automation (RPA) market.
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.

Fazoli's Grows Online Sales by 3.6x with Yext-powered Digital Transformation

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

All told, Fazoli's has seen 3.6x growth in online sales since starting work with Yext.

Key Points: 
  • All told, Fazoli's has seen 3.6x growth in online sales since starting work with Yext.
  • "It's been incredible to witness the digital transformation of Fazoli's as a Yext champion over the past few years," said David Rudnitsky, President and Chief Revenue Officer at Yext.
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT) is the AI Search Company and is on a mission to transform the enterprise with AI search.
  • Menu offerings include freshly prepared pasta entrees, Submarinos sandwiches, salads, pizza and desserts along with its unlimited signature breadsticks.