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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

The Power of Private Label Partnerships for Web and Video Conferencing There’s no doubt your business has changed in the past year since the COVID-19 pandemic. Work, and the growth of remote work, was already evolving substantially thanks to the advent of new technologies. But web and video conferencing experienced unprecedented ...
How to Succeed with Client Relations in a Hybrid Meeting World Account-based marketing and staying in touch with clients even when you can’t meet face-to-face are key to churn reduction in any economy. The pandemic brought unique business challenges to C-suite executives and sales leaders in businesses that rely on contract ...
Five Tips to Take Your Online Events to the Next Level Doesn’t it seem like everyone hosts the same online event?
The same topic is repeated over and over by a different brand or industry authority figure, without much change. To avoid falling into the trap of boring webcasts and online events, ...
The Importance of Analytics for Online Events and How to Understand Them Without a wealth of webcast analytics at your fingertips, you won’t be able to measure how successful your online event was. Instead, you’ll be stuck in a webinar loop, wondering if your efforts are truly paying off.
Webcast and virtual ...
How to Develop Targeted Webcasts for Effective Demand and Lead Generation Webcasts serve many purposes. For many, webcasts offer a way to share knowledge with their target audience and existing client base.
For others, webcasts act as a demand and lead generation tactic that ultimately works to drive sales.
By hosting ...
Three Best Practices for Investor Relations in a Virtual World Your investors come from all over the world. Regardless of their location, they still deserve to be in the loop when it comes to company news, updates, and earnings.
Virtual investor relations isn’t a difficult concept, but it can be ...
Why Working in 90-Minute Bursts is Good for Your Brain & Your Job We’ve all been victim to the misery that is the “afternoon slump”. We’ve struggled through the slump, eyes heavy with fatigue, as we trudged to the office coffee pot, hopeful that a sweet cup of liquid caffeine would give us ...
The Raised Stakes for Virtual Events As of this publication date, approximately 19.21% of the U.S. population has been fully vaccinated from COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University of Medicine’s Coronavirus Resource Center. What does this mean for the meetings and events industry in 2021? Though ...
Why Excellent Customer Support is Critical for Large-Scale Enterprise Webcasts Are you about to host a large-scale webcast at the enterprise level?
First, congratulations!
Second, are you prepared to offer phenomenal customer service to your attendees? Do you have a plan in place to handle last-minute connection errors, login requests, ...
How to Provide High-Quality, Live Video Webcasting Without Straining Your Network Has this happened to you?
You’ve worked hard to prepare a thorough and captivating webcast presentation. Right when you go live to your viewers, your employees notice the company network begin to get spotty or ultra-slow.
Streaming live video at ...
Five Characteristics of an Engaging and Successful Webcast Webcasts today can run the gamut from captivating collaborations custom-tailored to engage audiences, or they can fall flat with talking heads on a screen for hours at a time. Operator-assisted webcasts, especially, have the means to take virtual events to ...
How to Promote and Sell Your Products and Services through Online Events No one likes being sold to. It’s why people don’t enjoy going to a car dealership or shopping for an expensive item.
To help customers feel more at ease, companies look for other opportunities to educate the customer and capture a ...