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Facebook makes case for personalized ads ahead of Apple privacy change - Business Insider

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Facebook makes case for personalized ads ahead of Apple privacy change - Business Insider Facebook makes case for personalized ads ahead of Apple privacy change - Business Insider Glamazle Founder Neelam Keswani On Taking The Plunge In E-Commerce - Entrepreneur 'Penis Man' Grafitti Tagger Sentenced - Phoenix New Times Facebook makes case for personalized ads ahead of Apple privacy change - Business Insider Posted: 25 Feb 2021 08:36 AM PST Facebook launched a new campaign that makes the case that small businesses rely on personalized ads. The initiative comes ahead of Apple's privacy crackdown, which rolls out this spring. Facebook has been warring with Apple over the update, which could hurt Facebook's business. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories . Facebook is launching a new campaign aimed at proving the need for personalized advertising amid an ongoing battle wit

MSP Sales Automation Software Startup Zomentum Raises $13M - ChannelE2E

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by Joe Panettieri • Feb 17, 2021 Zomentum, which develops a sales automation and acceleration software platform for MSPs (managed IT services providers) and channel partners, has raised $13 million in Series A funding from Elevation Capital, Accel and Greenoaks Capital. Also, Eight Roads Ventures also participated in the round. Zomentum doesn’t fit into any single, traditional software category. It isn’t your classic PSA (professional services automation) software package. And it isn’t your traditional CRM (customer relationship management) platform. Instead, the software has components to help MSPs and IT channel partners to manage sales funnels, assessments, analytics, proposals and overall sales automation. Early integrations include ConnectWise Manage, Datto Autotask PSA, Kaseeya BMS, and Syncro — a fast-growing pure cloud RMM/PSA upstart. Zomentum also integrates with distributor systems such as D&H, Etilize, Ingram Micro, Synnex and Tech Data. Zomentum Founders, Focus and

Accounting software startup Lockstep raises $10M to help businesses better manage cash flow - GeekWire

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Lockstep CEO Peter Horadan. (Lockstep Photo) Lockstep, a Seattle startup using software and the cloud to improve accounting practices, has raised $10 million in a Series A funding round, the company announced Wednesday. Founded in 2019, Lockstep’s “connected accounting” relies on tools such as email automation and accounting-specific inboxes for accounts receivable and accounts payable teams, helping to eliminate the cash traps and cash leaks that occur through the human handling of company books. “We founded Lockstep on the belief that accounting deserves better tools to keep their books in sync with customers and vendors for reliable and predictable cash flow,” Lockstep co-founder and CEO Peter Horadan said in a news release. Lockstep’s email automation sends out reminders of an invoice coming due or remittance information when a bill is paid, saving a massive amount of time and keeping cash flowing. The company also provides online account management and access to allow vendor