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Connotate Names Laura Teller Chief Strategy Officer

Connotate, Inc., provider of Web data extraction and monitoring solutions, announced that Laura Teller has joined the company as its first Chief Strategy Officer.  In that role, she will be responsible for developing and executing the company’s product and marketing strategies. “There are over 700 million websites globally today, containing an almost immeasurable amount of valuable data on markets, competitors, ... Read More »

Country Risk Climate: Myanmar Eases Company Registration Amid Unprecedented Growth

Myanmar authorities have indicated that they will speed up company registration by cancelling the ‘temporary permit’ issuance, as the country sees strong international investment. Company formation traditionally worked in Myanmar by applying to the Directorate of Company and Investment Administration (DICA) to obtain a permit to trade and to register. This granted the applying company with a temporary company registration, ... Read More »

Strategy Analytics Launches Competitor Intelligence Service

Second Generation Strategic Competitor Intelligence with Mobile Focus Strategy Analytics introduces the second generation ‘Strategic Competitor Intelligence-mobile’ or SCI-m.  SCI-m covers the Information and Communications Technology industry with a special focus on Mobile.  SCI-m tracks over 30 of the top companies in ICT, always including their key Mobile operations. The SCI-m team brings substantial industry experience and talent to the ... Read More »

A Tipping Point for ‘Made in America’?

Could $1 billion save American manufacturing?  BIIA member Josh Green, Co-founder & CEO, Panjiva, asked  recently asked this question in ‘APPAREL’ The Obama administration has earmarked US$1bn amount in the 2014 budget to create the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI), a system of 15 manufacturing innovation institutes across the U.S.  The political focus on manufacturing and, perhaps more important, ... Read More »

Connotate Announced Record Growth in Q4 2012

Connotate, Inc., a provider of Web data monitoring and extraction solutions, announced record growth in Q4 2012, adding new customer accounts in finance, health care, mobile gaming and online advertising.  Connotate signed over four times as many new customer accounts in Q4 2012 compared to Q4 2011. The use cases include extracting regulatory updates for health care claims management, aggregating consumer ... Read More »

HG Data Company Selected One of “30 Companies to Watch” in Information Industry

One of BIIA’s newest members is HG Data Company, a “big data” start-up tracking the use of enterprise technology. HG Data has recently been selected as one of “30 companies to watch” in 2013 by Outsell Inc.  At the beginning of each year Outsell identifies innovators globally, both big and small, that are disrupting the information industry through novel but ... Read More »

InfoArmy Wants YOU!

InfoArmy, a competitive intelligence provider is recruiting freelance researchers to build world-class Competitive Intelligence Reports with an elite community of global researchers. According to InfoArmy a group of researchers have already earned $94,921…and counting.  How does it work? Researchers are asked to choose a company that are of interest to them, then follow a guided process A more experienced Senior Researcher reviews ... Read More »

InfoArmy Raises $17.3 Million for Expansion

US-based crowdsourced competitive intelligence provider InfoArmy has raised $17.3m in Series B funding, which it will use to expand its global community of researchers.  Its latest investment, which has been led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from Trinity Ventures, brings InfoArmy’s total funding to $19.3m: CEO Jim Fowler invested $2m in Series A funding last year.  As a result ... Read More »