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PGi Press Releases

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 Announces August 2019 Live Webinar Series PGi, a business communications provider with a focus on helping people connect, is launching a webinar series: Competing Smarter with Your Business Communications Platform. The series will kick...

PGi Blog

Four Functional Ways to Use Webcasts in Every Business To operate efficiently and effectively as a distributed team, remote workforces rely on a series of tools and resources such as webcasts and video conferencing.
Outside of delivering virtual events, webcasts serve a myriad of purposes across an organization.
Take ...
How to Create Online Events that Inspire and Connect Audiences Do you find your audience checking out during your online events? No doubt, remote attendees at webcasts and other online events are often surrounded by distractions, from pets and kids to an entire internet of interesting things at their fingertips.
According ...
Virtual Town Halls: How to Produce a Secure and Flawless Webcast Town hall meetings provide residents of a community an opportunity to assemble and discuss concerns, challenges and opportunities within their areas. Community leaders can address the concerns of constituents and can also vote on issues.
Likewise, companies can also host ...
Four Tips for Influencing People to Buy through Virtual Events What’s your company’s reason for hosting virtual events?
Lead generation and sales, right?
Online events such as educational webinars and panel discussions are a fantastic way to bring new leads to your business. But, companies must be careful not to ...
Educate Your Customers: Reduce Churn by Being Transparent Think about how many sales emails or advertisements you see in a day. Between scrolling through social media ads and sending endless emails to the junk folder, we as consumers are inundated with sales attempts practically 24/7.
The last thing ...
The Importance of Internal User-Generated Content for Town Hall Meetings With a significant portion of the global workforce remaining at home, town hall meetings look a bit different these days.
Instead of everyone gathering in a conference room or crowding around a speakerphone, town hall meetings are held virtually through ...
How to Minimize Risk with Operator-Assisted Online Events Online events are the new frontier. From virtual conferences to online networking opportunities through video chats, companies are leveraging and scaling online events to meet their bottom line.
But, with hosting large-scale online events comes inherent risk.
What happens when ...
Five Effective Ways to Market Your Virtual Events It’s no secret that virtual events are booming right now! From town hall meeting webcasts to industry conferences, all types of events are being held online for the safety and health of all participants.
And, for many businesses, leveraging virtual events is ...
Why Operator-Assisted Online Events Are Essential to Enterprise Success The shift to virtual events has widely been a positive one for companies across the globe due to the opportunity to reach larger audiences.
Recent studies have shown that 80% of marketers agree that greater audience reach is the most positive effect they’ve experienced ...
The Future of Online Events in 2021 and Beyond It’s 2021, and events are still being held primarily online. While everyone had hoped this wouldn’t be the case, the COVID-19 pandemic is still causing companies worldwide to rethink their internal operations and client-facing events.
According to several studies, the number ...
Four Tips to Increase Registration Turnout for Your Online Event This won’t be a shocker to most people, but without a good turnout… you won’t have a successful online event!
Why put all the effort into developing an event and organizing the logistics if no one plans to attend?
Registration ...
Innovating Your Online Events for Lead Generation in 2021 Due to the coronavirus pandemic of 2020, companies switched from live, in-person events to fully online events to ensure their employees’ and attendees’ safety and health.
With this trend continuing into the known future, companies are now forced to be ...