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As the global leader in web conferencing and collaboration, exciting new milestones are always happening at PGi. Read our latest press releases, see recent media coverage and get company news to make sure you’re not missing out on anything.

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

How to Organize a Successful Hybrid Event Hybrid events have become the perfect solution to COVID uncertainty. If you plan for a hybrid event and the in-person element is canceled for some reason, you can still have a successful conference, tradeshow, or webcast.
Hybrid events give those who ...
The Evolution of Hybrid Events for the Enterprise Hybrid events have grown in popularity thanks to the many advantages they offer. By merging in-person and online events, hybrids can appeal to a much larger crowd than an in-person event. In addition, by removing the geographic restrictions to attending ...
Webcast Trends for Enterprises to Consider Webcasts have been gaining momentum for internal training and town hall meetings as well as promotions and lead generation for years now. But webcast use skyrocketed in 2020 and 2021, sparked by the pandemic. One report says that webcast use ...
Improve the Customer Experience through Webcast Companies that work toward improving their customers’ overall experience with their brand can experience up to 8% revenue growth above competitors, says a study from Bain & Company. But customer experience is such a nebulous subject. It relates to everything from the ...
Webcast for Better Internal Communications The importance of internal communication within an enterprise can’t be underestimated. With more employees than ever working remotely, keeping them informed and feeling like full members of the workforce helps keep morale and productivity high.
A webcast is a method of communication ...
Free Training Sessions to Reduce Churn and Grow Accounts GlobalMeet Webcast customers can use free training sessions, delivered via webcast, to grow accounts for their customers. If you’ve never considered this extended revenue opportunity — which can also help reduce churn — continue reading for some tips to build ...
Optimize Your Webcast for Lead Generation and Increased Sales If you’re hosting a webcast for lead generation and sales, you want to do everything you can to make it worthwhile. That includes not just creating compelling content, but also:
Training and preparing your team and presenters
Make sure your ...
Best Practices for Your Webcast in 2022 Are you looking to level up your webcast game in 2022? Sometimes, it’s helpful to get back to basics and ensure you have all the fundamentals in place for a successful webcast. There are probably areas you can tweak for ...
5 Webcast Statistics Every Marketer Should Know If you’re a marketer, you probably already know that an informative, engaging, and professionally produced webcast can drive leads to your website, increase conversions, and help you build customer loyalty. Want some numbers to back that up and help you ...
Leveraging Webcasts for Continuing Medical Education Offering continuing education classes for medical professionals via webcast can be a perfect solution for CME providers who want to streamline content planning and delivery, make user tracking more accessible, and offer a class that engages students while teaching them. Here are ...
Creating an Effective and Engaging Pharma Webcast Creating a webcast is a great way to reach physicians and other healthcare professionals (HCPs) and spread your pharma marketing message to a targeted audience who are already interested in the topic. In fact, webcasts are among the three most ...
5 Ways to Run Smart Virtual Conferences With the growth of virtual conferences, marketers within every type of organization are competing to throw a more compelling webcast to keep their audience engaged. What works in person doesn’t always work for remote events. It’s important to keep these ...
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