CXO

XTEND SECURES $40M TO REDEFINE ROBOTICS WITH AI-POWERED COMMON SENSE

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Friday, May 10, 2024

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 10, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- XTEND, the developer of XOS, an AI-driven operating system that is revolutionizing the way humans interact with drones and robots, today announced its $40M Series B round, led by Chartered Group, with further participation from its existing and new strategic investors, including Clal-Tech. The new funding will further develop XTEND's proprietary XOS operating system and its application in various time-consuming, dangerous enterprise and security scenarios worldwide. XTEND will also ramp up global sales of its own drones and robotics products.

Key Points: 
  • XTEND will also ramp up global sales of its own drones and robotics products.
  • XTEND provides a revolutionary human-supervised, AI-driven drone and robot operating system that enables operators to perform highly complex and dynamic missions in any environment with minimal training.
  • We are unlocking the true potential of robotics in complex scenarios, including first response, search and rescue, logistics, critical infrastructure inspection, defense, and security."
  • However, crucially, it allows the "common sense" decisions – like judging situations or adapting to unforeseen circumstances – to remain in the hands of human supervisors.

KLM Global Research Finds Travelers Priorities Shifted Post Covid But Still Varies in Key Markets

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024

AMSTELVEEN, Netherlands, May 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- As travel will be at historic levels this summer accompanied with rising costs, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is launching its new brand platform Travel Well to promote and encourage meaningful travel to its 30.3 million passengers flying each year. KLM launched Travel Well to share the belief that travel is more than transportation. It is about making meaningful connections along the journey and that destinations are not just dots on a map to be collected. According to the global survey, Americans share this overall sentiment already but differ in other ways.

Key Points: 
  • It is about making meaningful connections along the journey and that destinations are not just dots on a map to be collected.
  • 83% of US travelers express a desire for more meaningful experiences on their next trip, rising to 70% among Gen Z.
  • Travel Well will feature branded content partnerships and collaborations with creators and key opinion leaders, alongside a comprehensive global research study.
  • KLM has also introduced a new logo that includes KLM Travel Well as a slogan.

Solairus Aviation Announces Updates to Executive Leadership Team

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024

PETALUMA, Calif. and NEW YORK, May 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Solairus Aviation (the "Company"), a leading aircraft management and charter services company, is pleased to announce several updates to its Executive Leadership Team as the Company continues its mission to redefine integrated private aircraft services:

Key Points: 
  • PETALUMA, Calif. and NEW YORK, May 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Solairus Aviation (the "Company"), a leading aircraft management and charter services company, is pleased to announce several updates to its Executive Leadership Team as the Company continues its mission to redefine integrated private aircraft services:
    Brent Monroe has been appointed as Chief Growth Officer (CGO).
  • His extensive experience and track record in leadership roles within the private aviation industry make him a valuable addition to Solairus and its existing and prospective customers.
  • Marinace's promotion comes after years of exemplary service and leadership within the Company, where he most recently served as Senior Executive Vice President.
  • Dan Drohan, Founder and CEO of Solairus, expressed his excitement about Monroe joining the team, stating, "Brent brings a wealth of experience to our team with an impressive track record in leadership roles at both Gulfstream and Bombardier.

Implementation of Percipience’s Data Magnifier Complete at Ascot Group

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Wednesday, April 17, 2024

NEW ORLEANS, April 17, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Percipience , an insurtech data and analytics software provider, is pleased to announce an implementation of Data Magnifier was delivered successfully by a small, blended team of Ascot Group Limited (Ascot) and Percipience resources on-time and under budget.

Key Points: 
  • NEW ORLEANS, April 17, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Percipience , an insurtech data and analytics software provider, is pleased to announce an implementation of Data Magnifier was delivered successfully by a small, blended team of Ascot Group Limited (Ascot) and Percipience resources on-time and under budget.
  • With the company’s U.S. specialty insurance program experiencing rapid growth, Percipience and Data Magnifier, Percipience’s core system agnostic, data and analytics platform, were selected to consolidate data from multiple core administration systems into a robust data warehouse leveraging Ascot’s existing tech stack.
  • “We chose Data Magnifier for three key reasons,” said Tim Gambocurta, Vice President of Information Management for Ascot U.S. “First, it provided a comprehensive, proven insurance data model that could be extended if necessary.
  • Using Data Magnifier, Ascot now has a centralized, comprehensive insurance model and framework with the flexibility to support the company’s future strategic business expansion.

Color Factory Partners With EnChroma To Unleash a World of Color for Guests with Color Blindness

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024

EnChroma glasses are now available for guests with red-green color blindness to borrow during their time at the Color Factory.

Key Points: 
  • EnChroma glasses are now available for guests with red-green color blindness to borrow during their time at the Color Factory.
  • This collaboration marks a significant stride in Color Factory’s ongoing commitment to accessibility and ensuring that everyone can more fully experience the joy of color.
  • While people with normal color vision see over one million colors, individuals with red-green color blindness only see an estimated 10% of hues and shades.
  • “There are few experiences that celebrate color and engage one's senses like a visit to Color Factory,” said Erik Ritchie, CEO of EnChroma.

Spring Venture Group Doubles Down on Customer Experience

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Spring Venture Group (SVG), a leading Medicare insurance brokerage, has doubled down on its commitment to improving the Customer Experience (CX) by appointing Sarah Sampson as the organization's first-ever Chief Experience Officer (CXO).

Key Points: 
  • Spring Venture Group (SVG), a leading Medicare insurance brokerage, has doubled down on its commitment to improving the Customer Experience (CX) by appointing Sarah Sampson as the organization's first-ever Chief Experience Officer (CXO).
  • Along with serving as a key member of Spring Venture Group’s executive team, Sarah will oversee the Customer Experience department which includes Brand Marketing, Customer Experience, Customer Success, Agency Operations, and the newly created Member Services team.
  • “Sarah has fostered a customer-centric culture throughout the organization,” said Kim Hlobik, Chief Operating Officer at Spring Venture Group.
  • Prior to joining Spring Venture Group, she served as the Senior Director of customer Insights at SMG, a leading experience management consulting firm.

JourneyTrack Unveils Stunning Rebrand and Website: Same Exceptional Platform, Fresh New Look

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Monday, April 8, 2024

MIAMI , April 8, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- JourneyTrack, a trailblazer in customer journey management software, proudly announces its captivating rebranding initiative, ushering in a new era for the renowned platform. While maintaining its commitment to revolutionizing customer experience management and enabling business transformations, JourneyTrack now boasts a visually stunning makeover that mirrors the innovative, collaborative, and fluid experience it offers businesses worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • With JourneyTrack, businesses can embark on a transformative journey toward delivering unparalleled customer experiences and driving sustainable growth."
  • - Ania Rodriguez, Founder & CEO, JourneyTrack
    As an industry leader, JourneyTrack consistently delivers innovative solutions to empower enterprises to understand and optimize their customer experience.
  • "We are thrilled to unveil JourneyTrack's exciting new look and website," said Ania Rodriguez, Founder and CEO of JourneyTrack.
  • The rebranding initiative comes at a pivotal time when businesses are increasingly recognizing the importance of delivering exceptional customer experiences.

AllerVie Health Names Rachel Russell as New Chief Experience Officer

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Today, AllerVie Health , a national network of allergy clinics, announced that Rachel Russell will be the company's new chief experience officer (CXO).

Key Points: 
  • Today, AllerVie Health , a national network of allergy clinics, announced that Rachel Russell will be the company's new chief experience officer (CXO).
  • The advancement from chief marketing, integration, and technology officer to CXO reflects AllerVie's ongoing dedication to enhancing the patient experience and continuing its strategic leadership succession plans.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240313494915/en/
    In her new role, Russell will lead the establishment of the AllerVie experience division, a team dedicated to elevating the patient experience through the strategic use of technology.
  • "I am excited to take on and establish the role of chief experience officer at AllerVie Health, where I'll be leading initiatives to further champion patient-centered care," said Russell.

Greenphire Adds Industry Veteran Dan Shannon as New Chief Experience Officer

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Monday, February 26, 2024

Greenphire , a leading innovator in software solutions for improving clinical research site performance and participant satisfaction, today announced the addition of healthcare technology executive Dan Shannon as its new Chief Experience Officer (CXO).

Key Points: 
  • Greenphire , a leading innovator in software solutions for improving clinical research site performance and participant satisfaction, today announced the addition of healthcare technology executive Dan Shannon as its new Chief Experience Officer (CXO).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240226687875/en/
    Dan Shannon joins Greenphire as Chief Experience Officer.
  • Company culture and a compelling product set solidified why I wanted to join Greenphire as my next professional endeavor,” Dan said.
  • “I look forward to helping solve challenging problems for our industry and make a bigger impact through optimizing the company’s customer experience.”

Employbridge’s Billy Milam and Joanie Bily Named to SIA 2024 Staffing 100 North America List

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Thursday, February 22, 2024

Employbridge , the largest industrial staffing company in the United States, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Billy Milam and Chief Experience Officer Joanie Bily were named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) 2024 “Staffing 100 North America” list.

Key Points: 
  • Employbridge , the largest industrial staffing company in the United States, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Billy Milam and Chief Experience Officer Joanie Bily were named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) 2024 “Staffing 100 North America” list.
  • “I am honored to be named to SIA’s 2024 Staffing 100 list,” said Billy Milam, CEO of Employbridge.
  • Bily has been recognized for previous SIA honors, including the “Global Power – 150 Women in Staffing List” seven years in a row.
  • Each of you have made an extraordinarily positive impact on your organizations, your teams and all the people you serve.”
    To view the full 2024 SIA 2024 Staffing 100 North America List, click here .