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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

Webcast Recordings with Text Transcriptions Ranked Using AI A webcast can be an effective marketing tool, as well as a great way to stay in touch with everyone from remote employees to shareholders. But the true power of a virtual event lies in the follow-up and the ability ...
Webcast Integrations That Bring Your Events and Data to Another Level More than half of all marketers say that a webinar is one of the best ways to drive prospects down the sales funnel, and 49% say they effectively convert leads into sales. But a top-quality webcast only lays the groundwork for ...
The New Age of Webcast Marketing for Any Audience Webcast marketing is the new frontier in internet marketing for many brands and organizations. Statistics show that by 2022, videos will make up more than 82% of all consumer internet traffic. And in 2020, 83.3% of internet users accessed digital video content. ...
What is a Hybrid Event? A hybrid event combines an in-person and virtual experience, giving attendees a choice in how they would like to attend. Especially now, when some people are still hesitant — or unable — to travel, hybrid events deliver the best of ...
Robust Functionality for an Impactful Webcast Only about 60% of registrants actually attend a webcast they signed up for, according to HubSpot statistics. That means, for maximum impact, your webcast must not only engage attendees in real-time but give others a chance to watch the recorded sessions ...
Flawlessly Deliver Professional-Quality Webcasts A webcast can be a valuable tool for lead generation, customer education, and upselling existing clients on your suite of products or services. Statistics show that 58% of marketers use webinars as a promotion tool, while 89% believe a webcast outperforms other ...
Reach Virtual and Hybrid Audiences that Unlock Sales Opportunities If 2020 taught sales teams anything, it’s that there is more than one way to reach and engage your audience. With states on lockdown, 2020 became the year of the webcast. Prior to 2020, 51% of event marketers had never ...
Produce and Distribute Studio Quality Webcasts for Increased Audience Engagement PGi, makers of the industry-leading GlobalMeet® Webcast virtual events solution, have teamed up with Socialive to offer best-in-class event experiences for businesses.
In recent years, video has grown in both prevalence and effectiveness as a marketing tool. According to the ...
Empowering DIY Virtual Event Management Are you considering hosting virtual events or a webcast for your organization or your customers, but you’re concerned you won’t have the technical know-how to use a do-it-yourself platform? Many organizations want to dive into the webcast waters, don’t have ...
Customizable Virtual Platforms that Enable Your Brand Team to Create Tailored Events Webcasts can be used for sales, customer education, and branding. By embracing customized webcasts for virtual event attendee sets, you can deliver a more personalized experience that will resonate with attendees. But it’s important that even within customized webcasts, you ...
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 ...
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