neustar inc-class a (NSR) Key Developments
Neustar Announces the Release of AK Media Insights Pro
Sep 3 14
Neustar, Inc. announced the release of AK Media Insights Pro, a service that gives brands and agencies the ability to model and analyze their own media and audience data to uncover campaign insights that go beyond standard reports and dashboards. A new addition to Neustar's Media Intelligence suite, the offering empowers marketers to build and experiment with custom marketing attribution models that accurately address their unique business needs. These models, in turn, help them understand and maximize their media and audience mix, answer complex media questions, and improve campaign performance. Designed for data scientists and analysts, AK Media Insights Pro saves clients time and money by allowing them to leverage their existing business intelligence and analytics in a flexible environment.
NeuStar, Inc. Appoints Michael Schoen Vice President of Marketing Services
Sep 2 14
Neustar, Inc. announced the appointment of Michael Schoen as Vice President, Marketing Services. With nearly two decades of experience in the advertising industry, he will help drive the vision and design of Advertising and Marketing Services solutions, lead the development of new products and define the organization's strategy for growing market share. Mr. Schoen will report to Ted Prince, SVP, Information Services and be based out of San Francisco. He was most recently Executive Vice President, Products at Mediabrands Audience Platform (MAP Global). Prior to Mediabrands, Mr. Schoen was Vice President and General Manager of Advertising Platforms at LookSmart.
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Files Class Action Lawsuit Against NeuStar, Inc
Aug 26 14
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announced that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of NeuStar, Inc. between April 19, 2013 and June 6, 2014, inclusive (the class period). The complaint alleged that the company misrepresented its ability to serve as Local Number Portability Administrator for the U.S. and as manager of the world's larger number portability registry, which enables routing of phone calls and text messages, and misrepresented the likelihood of winning new contracts with North American Portability Management LLC (NAPM), an industry group that represents all telecommunications service providers in the United States.
NeuStar, Inc. (NYSE:NSR) Being Reportedly Eyed By Investors
Aug 22 14
NeuStar, Inc. (NYSE:NSR) is considering a potential sale amid interest from private equity firms, Reuters reported citing people familiar with the matter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) is understood to be tapped by NeuStar, Inc. for the sale process. Some buyout firms have already expressed interest in a leveraged buyout of NeuStar, Inc., which has a market value of $1.8 billion, and would consider buying it even without that Telcordia Technologies, Inc.'s contract. A sale process may not start until the winner of Telcordia Technologies, Inc.'s contract has been finalized. NeuStar, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. declined to comment.
NeuStar, Inc. Appoints Gregory Weinhold as Vice President of Professional Services
Aug 18 14
Neustar, Inc. announced the appointment of Gregory Weinhold as Vice President of Professional Services. With two decades of experience delivering customer-centric solutions and services, Mr. Weinhold brings a proven track record of growing and aligning technology organizations to reach strategic goals, building strong customer relationships and driving innovation. At Neustar he is responsible for growing and enhancing the Professional Services group by cultivating new and expanding existing client relationships, services delivery and implementation, as well as identifying and developing high-value service offerings. He will report to Alexander L. Berry, Senior Vice President, Sales. Mr. Weinhold is the perfect choice for Neustar because he is focused on client success. He brings a deep and rich background in Professional Services and a great track record establishing trusted relationships with clients. Prior to joining Neustar, Mr. Weinhold served as Vice President of Global Professional Services and Customer Support at FICO.