meltwater group

  • Out Of Africa — A Whole MEST Of Startups Emerges In Ghana

    Out Of Africa — A Whole MEST Of Startups Emerges In Ghana

    Growing up as an adopted Korean boy in the cold climes of Norway, Jorn Lyseggen would have had no idea that one day he would be spearheading a technology renaissance in the sweltering heat of a West African state. But having created the successful $100m-in-revenue Meltwater SAAS company, which has made a name for itself in social analytics, he realised that it would be for nothing if he… Read More

  • Meltwater Debuts Social Media Monitoring Platform Buzz Engage

    Social media monitoring company The Meltwater Group is debuting new product, called Buzz Engage today, which promises to be one of the more comprehensive social marketing tools for businesses. Leveraging the software of social CRM platform JitterJam and social media monitoring client BuzzGain (Meltwater acquired both companies in the past year), Buzz Engage goes beyond just social media… Read More

  • Meltwater Group Buys Social CRM Startup JitterJam For $6 Million

    Social media monitoring company Meltwater Group has acquired JitterJam, a startup that develops CRM software. Meltwater purchased JitterJam for $6 million, and all of JitterJam’s employees will join Meltwater. JitterJam blends email and social media with your contacts database to provide an intelligent layer on top of sales functions to convert conversations into customers. Core… Read More