Signal Shines Spotlight on Chicago Artists

Think that art and commerce make strange bedfellows? Think again. Signal’s new downtown Chicago office isn’t just a hub of technology innovation; it’s also home to The Spotlight, a gallery installation featuring the work of area artists. “I’ve been hearing of tech companies doing things with the visual arts — for example, Facebook and Havas Chicago have had artists paint …

A Stellar Week for Signal – $30M in New Funding and the #1 Spot on Crain’s Fast 50

At Signal, we’re on a mission to help marketers around the world get closer to their customers. It’s an important goal, because in today’s always-on world, consumers are using an average of three to five connected devices to interact with their favorite brands. And they’re constantly hopping between laptops, smartphones, tablets and stores. And meanwhile, …

Signal Honored by Techweek 100 Fourth Year in a Row

Awards season is here, and one of the first to be announced is the Techweek 100 annual list of movers and shakers who have made a significant impact on the technology community. For the fourth year running, Signal is honored on the list, which is compiled based on recent successes and promising developments. For 2016, …

Digital Conversations: Ed Child of Walmart

At Signal, we love to stay tapped into how data and people-based marketing are empowering retailers to take on some of the toughest business challenges. We recently sat down with Ed Child to discuss how he approaches this in his role as Director – Global Customer Insight & Analytics at Walmart. In this position, Ed …

People-based Advertising: The Next Chapter for Digital Media

Let’s face it. Digital advertising is at a crossroads. Marketers who hope to reach today’s fast-moving, always on consumers must be equipped with the right tools and strategies to reach them across multiple devices and channels and serve relevant ads efficiently. The fact of the matter is that despite rapidly growing digital advertising budgets, consumers …

Signal Honored as a “50 on Fire” Groundbreaking Company

It’s been a busy 2015 at Signal with honors from the Inc. 5000, EY (Ernst & Young) Entrepreneur of the Year awards, and Deloitte Tech Fast 500. Last night, the company added yet another achievement to that list – the Chicago Inno 50 on Fire award. The 50 on Fire awards honor the year’s most …

Digital Conversations: Career Education’s Rafael Zorrilla

Career Education Corporation is an educational services company that provides higher learning degree programs across various career-oriented disciplines through its universities. American InterContinental University and Colorado Technical University offer online, on-ground, and hybrid learning programs for a diverse student population. Rafael Zorrilla is Director of Marketing for Colorado Technical University, where he oversees the brand …

Signal Ranks #11 on Deloitte Tech Fast 500

Last week, Deloitte released its 2015 Technology Fast 500, a list of the fastest-growing companies in North America, and Signal ranked 11th in a very competitive field. Signal was also named the #1 marketing technology company and #4 software company on the list; Signal is the highest-ranked Chicago-based company. Deloitte has recognized the fastest-growing public …