Hendri Wigunah

Hendri Wigunah

Startup Founder & Millenial Entrepreneur

Fluent acquires AdParlor, a social ad specialist previously owned by Adknowledge, for $10M – TechCrunch

The old guard of advertising networks continues to swap hands. In the latest development, marketing company Fluent has announced that it is buying AdParlor, a company that built early inroads into advertising and advertising strategy on social media networks like Facebook and Twitter. According to an 8-K filing, the deal is valued at $10 million: $7.5 million in… Continue reading

Cvent acquires mobile event technology provider DoubleDutch – TechCrunch

There’s some new consolidation in the mobile event technology space this morning, with news that the meetings, events and hospitality technology provider Cvent has acquired San Francisco-based mobile event app maker DoubleDutch. The deal includes both DoubleDutch’s mobile event app technology as well as the team, the company said in announcing the deal on Monday…. Continue reading

Foursquare — yes, that Foursquare — just raised $150M and bought a Seattle startup owned by Snap – GeekWire

Foursquare CEO Jeff Glueck with David Shim, former CEO of Placed, now president of Foursquare, in New York City. (Foursquare Photo) It’s probably been a few years since you’ve “checked in” on Foursquare at your favorite restaurant, pub or hotel. But the one-time popular location-based social network is still alive, and the New York-based company… Continue reading