Mono Continues to Strengthen C-Suite Under Bauer Ownership

Website builder Mono Solutions continued the expansion of its leadership team, appointing Olivier Gerek-Bak as its new chief product officer. Gerek-Bak most recently held management positions at Planday and Endomondo, with B2B software experience coming from stints at BMC Software and Symantec. “Mono’s vision has always been to empower SMBs with products and technology that […]

Frontdoor Makes AR Free for Home Service Pros

Tech Vision is Localogy’s series that spotlights emerging tech. Running semi-weekly, it reports on new technologies that Localogy analysts track, including strategic implications for local commerce. See the full series here. One of the emerging subtopics of the broader CV-19 discussion that’s consuming our attention and stalling global commerce is how can technology support “high-touch” local businesses? […]

Continued Lockdowns Wear on Consumer Optimism

We came across some interesting consumer survey data compiled by the consulting firm McKinsey & Company. McKinsey has been surveying consumers in some 29 markets including the U.S., the U.K., Sweden, Italy, and India. Let’s consider the data coming out of the U.S. The most recent consumer survey from McKinsey ran from April 13 to […]