NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Talkwalker, a leading social data intelligence platform, today celebrates its one-year anniversary as a global company after launching its first office outside of Europe. Since opening its doors in New York City, the company has had great success in expanding its North American presence as a leading provider of social listening, advanced social media analytics, and reporting. Talkwalker is proud to celebrate a year of learning and progress, and is committed to the future of its customers, the company, product, and the social media analytics industry.
"We are delighted to celebrate our one-year anniversary in the US and would like to thank our clients and partners for the successes that Talkwalker has achieved in the past year," said Todd Grossman, CEO - Americas at Talkwalker. "The social media analytics market has seen substantial growth in recent years and has become as critical to businesses as any other media channel that exists today. We are thrilled to play a pivotal role in shaping a billion-dollar industry that is rapidly evolving and driving great success for our clients."
Since Talkwalker first launched in the US, the company has worked on more than 500 projects for top brands and agencies, signed major clients in a variety of industries from public relations to healthcare and professional services, and expanded its team from one to nine with plans to grow to over 20 by the end of 2016. Furthermore, the company has received glowing reports from industry experts and clients.
"Talkwalker is definitely the most valuable tool for monitoring social media. It provides detailed reports based on our searches in a visually-appealing way that we can share easily with clients. The interface has a lot to offer and the Talkwalker team is very responsive when we have questions. Talkwalker helps us to figure out how we can best deliver information to our clients." – Louise Pollock, President, Pollock Communications.
The company also recently grew core departments, including Marketing and Communications, with the appointment of its first US Public Relations & Communications Officer, Marissa Cazem. Marissa comes to Talkwalker with over five years of expertise in the social media and business technology sectors, and will be responsible for increasing Talkwalker's brand visibility in North America.
Talkwalker (www.talkwalker.com) is one of the world's leading social data intelligence companies. Its cutting edge technology provides actionable social media insights through real-time social listening and advanced social media analytics. Talkwalker helps marketers to prove the value of their social efforts and tremendously enhances the speed and accuracy of business decision-making.
Talkwalker's state of the art social intelligence platform monitors and analyzes online conversations on social networks, news websites, blogs, forums and more, in over 187 languages. Its 1500 servers process 500 million posts from 150 million websites every day. Talkwalker's unique social intelligence software was selected to become a Twitter Official Partner in 2014.
The Talkwalker social intelligence platform is used by over 500 clients around the world, including Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, Volkswagen, Benetton, and communications specialists such as Peppercomm, Publicis, Ogilvy, and Weber Shandwick. Talkwalker is headquartered in Luxembourg and has an office in New York. For more information, visit: http://www.talkwalker.com/en/social-media-intelligence/