The Privacy Zeitgeist Means User Consent Is the New Key to Investment

Ad tech will need to reinvent itself or die, and anyone fighting the global wave of privacy-centric legislation that's sweeping the digital media sector will ultimately lose. That's the belief of Thomas Pasquet, co-founder and co-CEO of Ogury, an ad-tech company that today announced it had raised $50 million for its "marketing engine driven by... Continue reading at 'AdWeek'

[ AdWeek | 2019-12-05 21:44:16 UTC ]
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