Today I am proud to announce that Tagboard has acquired TVinteract, a leading innovator and trailblazer in social TV technology (read press release). In addition, we are excited and honored to welcome TVinteract CEO and Founder Jenni Hogan to the Tagboard family.
TVinteract is a next-generation social TV solution that brings social media content to the broadcast screen. The innovative design puts the power of curating and controlling the content into the hands of the on air talent. TVinteract has built an impressive base of loyal customers which including the largest networks and cable stations in the world. An astounding 23 out of the 25 top broadcast companies in America are users and advocates of TVinteract’s social product.
Tagboard is committed to building powerful and innovative technology that delivers social media engagement to new audiences. The acquisition of TVinteract reinforces our leadership in the convergence of traditional and social media, not to mention expands our audience reach. We are also thrilled to have a social media visionary like Jenni Hogan on our team.
Effective immediately; Tagboard will offer TVinteract’s standalone social app for TV talent. Over the coming months, we will integrate Tagboard technology with TVinteract’s platform to offer broadcasters a product that aggregates all source networks, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google Plus, and others.
Tagboard and TVinteract celebrate this acquisition as the start of an exciting new chapter. We will be reaching out to our customers to discuss how it can add value to our current partnerships. In addition, it allows us to offer the entire Tagboard platform to all TVinteract customers so that they can easily add curated social content to their websites and mobile apps.
The future of SocialTV is very bright, and we believe that we are now well positioned to make a meaningful impact on this market.
Josh Decker - Tagboard #CEO