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PGi Press Releases

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...
TMC names PGi a 2019 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award Winner PGi, a business communications provider with a focus on helping people connect, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded GlobalMeet a 2019 Communications Solutions...

PGi Blog

Best Practices for Hybrid Events and Virtual Events As people begin gathering in person for live events again, organizations are transitioning from fully virtual events to hybrid events, where presenters and some of the audience may be physically present, and others tune in via webcast.
Hybrid events present ...
Choosing a Dedicated Tool for Your Online Events For many organizations, large-scale in-person events have become a thing of the past. The ability to communicate virtually for corporate town halls, shareholder meetings, trade shows, conferences, and time-sensitive training sessions is critical.
Whether your goal is to generate sales leads, convert ...
Choosing a Path Toward Virtual Event Success If you’re a human resources, investor relations, marketing, or communications professional, your mission is a familiar one: putting on a high-profile virtual event to an audience of thousands around the globe.
But getting the job done means running through a ...
Why Ongoing Virtual Training is Crucial for Transportation and Logistics Effective communication in logistics has become more difficult as supply chains grow more complex. The trucking industry hauled nearly 75% of the freight in the U.S. in 2019, so keeping the industry alive is crucial. However, poor communication with your ...
PGi Partners with 6Connex To Deliver Hybrid and Virtual Events PGi and 6Connex have partnered to deliver more immersive and engaging hybrid, in-person and virtual events across the world. PGi’s GlobalMeet Webcast platform integrates with 6Connex’s entire ecosystem of content to drive engagement and create enhanced experiences for producers, presenters, ...
Four Ways to Run Virtual Conferences Better in 2021 Thanks to the global events of 2020, virtual conferences have become a worldwide staple.
But, many were not prepared to run virtual conferences or online events. With limited experience in this arena, businesses made mistakes. And, 2021 is the year ...
Five Time-Saving Benefits of Virtual Events Think about the last in-person event or conference you attended. Now, try to remember what your schedule was like for that event.
If you’re in the majority, chances are you were rushing around trying to make it from Point A ...
Repurposing Winning Content and Using it for the Future Smart marketers look for easy ways to increase their productivity to boost sales. Repurposing proven successful content that won deals can save your company time and energy. Plus, if content worked to generate leads or close sales, why reinvent the ...
How to Use On-Demand Webcasts for Lead Generation When business owners and marketing departments think of using webinars or webcasts to generate sales leads, they often first consider live events. These events may also be recorded and shared with attendees after the fact, but most have interactive components ...
Three Tips to Build Trust and Keep Your Remote Team Motivated The pandemic changed so much about life, from how we interact in our free time to how and where we work. And while a majority of remote workers say they are more productive in their new, at-home setting, many also feel disconnected ...
Building Connections with Virtual Conferences For years, marketers, sales managers, and business owners believed it was difficult to forget personal connections through virtual conferences. Myths perpetuated that virtual events failed to create valuable interactions between participants, exhibitors, and speakers.
The pandemic forced brands to rely ...
Enabling the Work-Anywhere Future: GlobalMeet’s Free Mobile App Over the past 18 months, our understanding of the word meeting has changed beyond imagination. For many in the ‘before’ days it meant gathering physically in a conference room or office, when overnight the world got used to staring into ...