Tech Adoption Summit 2018: Some New Perspective on the SMB Landscape Page 1 November 12, 2018

As summarized in an article for LSA Insider by Leslie Hobbs: Bob Yakominich – Broadly’s Vice President of Sales and a veteran of American Express, Zip and CitySearch, among others – joined the Tech Adoption Summit to share some perspective. Unlike enterprise companies, SMB owners wear many different hats — they work both in the business and on the business, […]

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Tech Adoption Summit 2018: What Does the C in CRM Stand For? Page 1 November 9, 2018

As summarized in an article for LSA Insider by Leslie Hobbs: Enterprise companies manage relationships. Small and local businesses have relationships — and they hinge on being able to track and understand conversations. That was a key point of Broadly CEO and Co-founder Josh Melick’s Headline Talk during LSA’s Tech Adoption Summit 2018. Melick went on to say that innovators often forget that […]

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CIECA Adds Broadly as Corporate Member Page 1 November 8, 2018

As summarized in Body Shop Business:  The Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) announced that Broadly has joined CIECA as a corporate member. Founded in 2013, Broadly assists thousands of small businesses grow their reputation online through better reviews and better communication with their end customers. “Broadly is excited to join CIECA as we are heavily focused on […]

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Broadly Raises $10M to Fuel Product Development and Accelerate Hiring Page 1 September 26, 2018

Funding Round Reflects Demand for Cloud-Based Communication Tools that Empower Local Businesses to Connect with Consumers Oakland, Calif., Sept. 26th, 2018 – Broadly, the leading mobile-first chat platform for local businesses, today announced it has raised a $10M Series B round, co-led by original investor Foundry Group and new partner Calibrate Ventures. They are joined […]

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SF Business Times: Broadly makes customer online reviews easy for small businesses Page 1 September 14, 2018

As summarized in an article by Nathan Falstreau with the San Francisco Business Times: For small businesses, navigating social media and online review sites can seem daunting. Broadly aims to bridge the gap via an online and mobile app that helps streamline customer reviews and communication through webchats. “We help with getting customer reviews online […]

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Tested, Tried and Successful: Broadly among top software solutions for spa retailers Page 1 August 14, 2018

As summarized in an article in SpaRetailer by Andrew Lisa:  You Earned the Reviews—Now Go Get Them When it comes to online reviews, spa retailers are a lot like NFL field goal kickers. Do your job right 99 times, and all is quiet. But if you miss one makeable kick, you’re an instant villain. That, according […]

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Broadly Joins CDK Global Partner Program Page 1 August 1, 2018

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – AUGUST 1, 2018 – Broadly announced today that it has become a participant in the CDK Global Partner Program. As a member of one of the largest third-party partner programs in the industry, Broadly is now part of a marketplace of applications and integration choices developed to help automotive dealers succeed. […]

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Podcast: Broadly CEO Josh Melick Joins "Heard on the Street" with Mike Boland Page 1 July 25, 2018

As summarized in StreetFight: Word of mouth has been a leading form of local marketing for more than a century. But in a digital age, the name of the game is harnessing it by combining “IRL” chatter with the power of software and network effect. This is the bread and butter of Broadly, whose CEO and […]

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