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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

Three Ways to Use Webcasts to Run a Human Resources Department Effectively The 2020 global pandemic caused a drastic shift in workforce habits, forcing companies to adopt new practices to accommodate the remote workforce, such as hiring new employees via virtual interviews and transforming industry conferences to virtual events.
However, with 80% of company leaders reportedly ...
What to Expect from the Virtual Events Industry Post COVID-19 While the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic may have temporarily halted in-person industry events and conferences, it gave the virtual events industry a hefty boost.
But, will this new virtual events option be a long-term solution for companies once the pandemic begins ...
Five Top Characteristics of Successful Online Events You poured your heart and soul into an online event. From developing the perfect registration page to ensuring the webcast ran smoothly, you took care of every little detail.
Now that it’s over… was it a success?
To determine how successful ...
Four Reasons Why Recording Webcasts is Essential for Business In 2020, online meetings, virtual events, and live videos won the Internet. With the majority of the workforce working from home, teams had to quickly adapt and embrace live streaming technology to keep their companies running.
While live streaming will continue to ...
Four Town Hall Ideas to Re-Energize Your Client-Base in 2021 When you work at a large company or a business with employees located across the globe, all-hands meetings—also known as town-hall meetings—are an effective way to energize employees, distribute pertinent information, and receive feedback.
This same concept can be applied ...
Six Webcast Resolutions to Make for the New Year Were you among the many brands that adopted webcasts as part of the remote work transition this year?
If so, gear up! 2021 is bound to be a more webcast-focused year, and businesses worldwide are implementing new tactics to improve ...
Engaging Investors from a Distance “The more things change, the more they stay the same, and that goes for the top tips in terms of planning a roadshow, virtual or otherwise.” – Lisa Traeger, Corporate Relationship Officer and Partner, Atlantic Equities
According to website Investopedia, ...
Eight Ways Remote Work is More Productive Than Working in an Office Between the global pandemic and a shift in employee preferences, the option to work from home is more desirable than ever.
And, remote teams have been proven to be more productive than their in-office counterparts. 85% of businesses report that remote work has improved ...
Seven Questions to Ask in Your Post-Virtual Event Survey After you wrap up a big webinar, webcast, or online event, it’s tempting to sit back and relish in the success of the event. But your work isn’t over yet!
Now it’s time to craft and send the post virtual event ...
Hive Streaming: What is It and Why You Need It Hive Streaming integrates with GlobalMeet Webcast
This integration is an excellent opportunity for businesses to grow their online events and webcast audiences at scale without disrupting enterprise networks.
Check it out.
What is Hive Streaming?
Hive Streaming is a video streaming ...
How Top-Performing Marketing Groups Use Webcasting Technology to Fuel the Funnel Marketers have a myriad of lead generation tools at their disposal. From SEO tactics to PPC ads, email marketing messages, and social media campaigns, there are endless forms of strategies designed to capture the attention of potential leads.
Top marketers ...
Best Practices for Hosting Virtual Town Halls: Three Tips You Can Use Today When your employees can’t all come together for a company-wide meeting, the best solution is to host a virtual town hall event. These events let internal employees hear from corporate management, executives, and other coworkers. Town hall events can also ...