As we enter the holiday season, it is always useful and rewarding to reflect back on the past year. Not only is it a time for gratitude, but it is also a time to observe lessons learned along the way. 2018 has been an exhilarating ride at Conversica, and the company is doing well by any objective standard. Serving over 1,000 customers worldwide, we have helped our customers generate over $10 billion in incremental revenue. In addition, Conversica was just named one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a list of fast-growing companies releasing emerging technologies, while at the same time securing the largest Series C round ever, at $31 million, for a conversational AI company.Read more
We’re excited to announce that Conversica just won another round of funding. This time, we’ve secured the largest Series C round ever for a Conversational AI company: $31 million! Our current investor Providence Strategic Growth Capital Partners L.L.C. (PSG), an affiliate of Providence Equity Partners, led the round with participation from our other existing investors Toba CapitalRead moreRead more
Conversica just added a new type of AI Assistant to the company’s portfolio of virtual assistants powered by conversational AI: an AI Admissions Assistant for higher education. The new assistant aims to help busy admissions teams engage prospective students in a personal, yet automated way. Today’s prospective students are busier than ever and need gentlyRead moreRead more
Welcome back to our five-part series on the rise of AI. In part four of this series, we took a look at how legal and regulatory professional are using AI to examine risks and improve performance, and how those in the science fields use AI to push their research further. In this final part ofRead moreRead more
Today’s sales are about marketing as much as they are selling. Buyers have already finished most of their decision-making process before they engage with your sales team. According to Gartner, customers are already 57% through the purchase process before they approach a supplier. Forrester Research reports that 74% of business buyers conduct more than halfRead moreRead more
In our previous post related to Conversica and GDPR, we explained that in GDPR terms, Conversica is a “data processor” and our customers are typically “data controllers”. We outlined the steps we have been taking as a processor to make it easier for our customers, as controllers, to achieve compliance with their obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation (aka the “GDPR”).
In this post, we want to share updates on those activities.Read more
Higher education institutions rely heavily on lead generation tactics to recruit the right students to their schools. Part of the recruitment process is providing a positive and engaging experience, starting the moment a lead initiates contact with the school.
In this Sales Effectiveness Report, we take a closer look into lead follow-up efforts in the education industry. Are educational institutions promptly responding to lead inquiries with personalized answers? Or following up with each lead to make sure they’re satisfied with the information they received?Read more
Join us for the Artificial Intelligence Conference on April 29-May 2, 2018, at the New York Hilton Midtown. This four-day event is a great opportunity for business leaders to discover the latest breakthroughs in AI technology, learn how the world’s most innovative companies are using AI, and gain knowledge on how to implement their successes in your products and enterprise.
Conversica’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Sid Reddy, will be a featured speaker at this premier event, presenting Conversational AI: What we’ve learned from millions of AI conversations from thousands of customers.Read more
Conversica is very happy to announce the grand prize winner of its 2018 AI Assistant of the Year video contest to…Read more
When it comes to lead follow-up, there are two absolute truths: 1) faster is better and 2) it pays to be persistent. Insidesales.com recently published an article in which they share findings from their study of response times and lead follow-up persistence for almost 200 companies.
So who were the all-stars when it came to reaching out to their leads? Here are the top 10 companies with the best lead responses:Read more
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