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PGi Press Releases

PGi and Socialive to Provide Customers Unprecedented Content Capabilities for their Events PGi, a virtual events and meetings company, and Socialive, the all-in-one enterprise video platform, today announce that their companies will provide an end-to-end solution for enhanced enterprise...
PGi Unveils Audio Integration Capabilities to Enhance Existing Virtual Meetings PGi, a virtual events and meetings company, today announced the launch of PGiConnect®, a new brand that provides best-in-class, intelligent audio communication solutions that enhance virtual...
PGi and HCL Technologies Join Forces for Carrier-Grade Video and Meeting Capabilities PGi, a virtual events and meetings company, today announced an agreement with HCL Technologies Ltd (HCL), a leading global technology company, to invest in feature roadmap and accelerate PGi's...
PGi Bolsters Its Global Leadership Team PGi, a virtual events and meetings company, announced two executive appointments to help drive its global growth and expansion in the dynamic virtual events and collaboration market. Effective...
GlobalMeet® Webcast Doubles Down on Customer Experience as Demand for Virtual Events Shatters Global Records PGi, a virtual events and meetings company, has launched enhancements to its online events portfolio including GlobalMeet® Webcast and GlobalMeet Operator Assisted to give customers better video...
PGi Appoints Rick Mace as Chief Executive Officer PGi, a business communications provider, announced today that its board of directors has named Rick Mace, a proven leader with more than 30 years of experience in the technology industry, as chief...
PGi Survey Confirms Work from Home Could Be the Next Normal While many employees may not have a definitive timeline to return to work, nearly 71% of employed Americans working from home due to COVID-19 say they are able to collaborate just as well using...
GlobalMeet® Collaboration Adds G Suite Integration, Virtual Whiteboard and More High-Definition (HD) Video Screens in... PGi, a business communications provider, has rolled out several new GlobalMeet Collaboration enhancements designed to improve how people, teams and enterprises productively connect and...
GlobalMeet® Webcast Powers Virtual Events to Millions as Companies Shift Conferences Online PGi, a business communications provider, is powering streaming events to millions of users around the world as organizations look for online solutions to transform in-person conferences and town...
GlobalMeet Enhances Cloud Collaboration Experience with Dolby Voice PGi, a business communications provider, has introduced a number of new GlobalMeet® capabilities including enhanced audio with Dolby Voice®, a redesigned iOS app, new local number access and an...
GlobalMeet Leans Into Cloud Voice Expansion with Localized User Experience PGi, a business communications provider, has expanded its GlobalMeet® platform by adding service in France, Ireland and Brazil to the list of overseas locations, new UK phone offerings and...
GlobalMeet Accelerates Momentum in UCaaS Market Since entering the unified communications as a service (UCaaS) market in March 2019, PGi, a business communications provider, has accelerated momentum of its GlobalMeet® platform by acquiring new...

PGi Blog

Superior Webcasts and Video Conferences for Any Hybrid Work Model The pandemic brought many changes to the workplace — and several are here to stay. That includes a shift to remote work and hybrid workplaces. A study from PwC revealed that 33% of companies polled plan to incorporate a mix ...
Webcast Branding Best Practices Your organization’s branding should be consistent across all platforms, including any webcast you may produce. According to research, presenting your brand consistently across platforms makes you 3.5 times more visible to your target audience. It can also increase your revenue by as ...
Increase Virtual Audience Interactivity through Enhancements and Integrations Increased engagement during your webcast can lead to increased lead generation, more educated and highly qualified leads who are entering further down the sales funnel, and overall, more successful virtual events.
Enhancements and integrations, from the time you begin inviting attendees ...
5 Characteristics of Successful Virtual Events Are you using virtual events for lead generation for your brand? Virtual events may be less costly to produce and boast several advantages over in-person gatherings. But if your event isn’t engaging, easy-to-access, and well-attended, your return-on-investment will suffer.
From ...
Managed Services Help You Engage Audiences Both In-Person & Virtually and Hybrid Events Both virtual events and hybrid events are on the rise as people ease into public gatherings again. Organizations need tools that will enable them to engage both live and remote audiences during trade shows, conferences, or webcasts. Nearly three-quarters (73%) of ...
Three Strategies for Successful Hybrid Events Hybrid events, or productions that combine virtual events with real-world elements, offer businesses opportunities to reach broader audiences, keep costs low, and continue building relationships after the event through on-demand access to content.
As the world shifted to virtual events in 2020, ...
HR Communication Tools for Virtual Businesses Managing a remote workforce brings a new set of communication and logistical challenges for today’s busy HR professionals. According to some estimates, roughly 22% of the American workforce, or 36.2 million people, could be working remotely by 2025. Having the right communication ...
How to Deliver Stunning, Secure, and Scalable Virtual and Hybrid Events Video conferencing and virtual events technology have advanced to the point where getting a few people on a webcast is even easier than gathering in a conference room. But what about high-capacity virtual events if you need them?
For trade ...
Leveraging Webcast Tech to Make Demand Generation Less Demanding Lead generation is never easy, but over the years, expert marketers have come up with strategies and tactics that work. For instance, trade shows, press conferences, and other in-person events have proven to bring in leads and increase your brand’s ...
Unlock the Next Level of Virtual Education for Your Enterprise Organizations are increasingly adopting webcast technology for virtual training. Cost-effective, easy, and engaging, this form of modern learning works well if you have a remote workforce or employees in different offices across the globe. You may also want to use ...
Elevate Your Virtual Town Halls with the Right Technology When you’re trying to keep employees and stakeholders in the loop, virtual town halls can be a cost-conscious, eco-friendly, and effective way to do so. You want to ensure your virtual town halls go off without a hitch, though, and that requires ...
Expand Your Reach with a Virtual Trade Show Even though business travel may be on the rise, with 72% of the members polled from the Global Business Travel Association saying their employees are “willing” or “very willing” to travel for business, companies have realized the vast benefits of virtual events, including ...
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