February 11, 2009

AICC Israeli member Pontis raises nearly $20m

Pontis joined AICC in 2008 following their participation in the Mobile Innovations Business Exchange with Amdocs and at&t in April 2008. The investment is the first by Norwest’s Dror Nahumi in his role as the partner focused on Israeli investments. Pontis Networks Inc., a developer of software marketing systems for communication service providers, has raised $19.65 million in its second financing […]
February 5, 2009

AICC Member Verint Witness Actionable Solutions Impact 360 to be Deployed by SunTrust

Verint Witness Actionable Solutions an Atlanta based division of Israeli company Verint is the leader in analytics-driven workforce optimization software and services. Its solutions are designed to help organizations capture customer intelligence, uncover business trends, discover the root cause of employee and customer behavior, and optimize the customer experience. From contact centers to remote office, branch and back-office operations, its award-winning, […]
February 3, 2009

AICC and Commissioner Oxendine's Visit to Escape Rescue (Video by Israel21C)

Video by ISRAEL21c The AICC Mission to Israel delegation in December met with Tel Aviv-based Escape Rescue Systems that has developed a high rise evacuation system that was set to establish a pilot site at an investment of over $1.5 million in Atlanta a few years ago. Georgia Commissioner of Fire Safety and Insurance John Oxendine was in the delegation that […]
February 2, 2009

AICC Members News: GSMA PARTNERS WITH Nexperience TO PROVIDE REMOTE ACCESS TO THE LATEST HANDSETS

GSMA is the global trade organization for over 750 mobile carriers worldwide. The organization was established twenty years ago as a standards association, and now has evolved into a global mobile neutral operator-centric group. GSMC is the commercial entity that operates all GSMA conferences in Barcelona, Macao and now Atlanta and the virtual conference centered in Israel. GSMC is now also […]
February 1, 2009

AICC Member Mazor Surgical Begins an International Multicenter Clinical Trial

Mazor Surgical Technologies Ltd. has received approval from the ethical committee (Helsinki) of a leading hospital in Israel (Sheba Medical Center) to begin human clinical trial with the Mazor proprietary GO-LIF™ (Guided Oblique Lumbar Interbody Fusion) surgical procedure and implants. This approval allows surgeons to use GO-LIF procedure and Mazor proprietary screws in patients undergoing spinal fixation surgery. Mazor expects […]
January 29, 2009

AICC Israeli member Headway to start clinical trials with a device to alleviate chronic head pain

HeadwayMedical Ltd. will conduct medical trials on its patent pending OcciflexTM device that offers an innovative solution for treating chronic head and neck pain, utilizing proven physical therapy principles with a simple, accurate, safe and non-invasive device. The trials will be conducted at the Bnei Zion Medical Center in Haifa and will include trials in 10 patients. Headway presented at AICC’s Medical […]
January 25, 2009

YCD Multimedia, Deveoloper of Smart Onsite Digital Media Solutions, Joins AICC

YCD Multimedia, a Shefayim-based developer of a complete turnkey solution for retailers to build brand equity, customer loyalty, drive sales, and increase profits with offices in New York and the UK  joins AICC. YCD has worked with some of the world’s most recognizable brands such as Dunkin Donuts, Aroma Café (Israel), Toyota(GB), and more, fusing audio and video content in a way that […]
January 23, 2009

AICC Member Celltick Launches First Global Advertising Network for the Idle Screen

Celltick Technologies Ltd., the pioneer of Active Mobile Marketing, has introduced a new medium into the mobile space. Its flagship product, LiveScreen(TM) Media, allows content providers and advertisers to broadcast targeted content and marketing messages to millions of mobile idle screens, turning them into a network of interactive billboards, creating a strong revenue stream for operators. Celltick participated in AICC Business […]
January 22, 2009

AICC Members Collaborate: Kaltura Integrates its Open Source Video Platform with PLYmedia’s Video Enrichment Platform

  Kaltura provides the world’s first Open Source Online Video Platform. With more than 15,000 active publishers, Kaltura’s flexible framework empowers any site with advanced video functionality. Founded in 2006, Kaltura’s open source code is available as a free Software Development Kit and as downloadable packages for leading platforms – such as Drupal, WordPress and MediaWiki. Kaltura also provides supplementary […]
January 16, 2009

AICC member Jacada's unified desktop system featured in CIO magazine

  Jacada (NASDAQ: JCDA) is a leading provider of unified desktop and process optimization software solutions for the customer service and support market. Jacada’s products and services are focused on two of the most important issues facing companies in today’s uncertain marketplace – customer retention and cost reduction. Jacada is a Herzliya based company with its world headquarters now in […]
January 15, 2009

Driving safety innovator GreenRoad joins AICC

Bill Dale, GreenRoads’ Atlanta based sales manager for the Southeast presented today at AICC’s Software Committee meeting hosted by Cloud Sherpas at their Buckhead location. GreenRoad’s headquarters is located in CA and the r&d is in Israel.  The company was introduced to AICC by Benchmark Capital during AICC’s mission to Israel. Green Road technology improves driver safety, and significantly reduces crashes […]
January 14, 2009

AICC ISRAELI MEMBER EARNIX NAMED BY FORRESTER A HOT INSURANCE SOFTWARE COMPANY TO WATCH IN 2009

Independent Research Report Profiles Earnix as a One of the Companies That Are Reinventing Insurance Information Technologies Earnix is a leading provider of customer value and pricing optimization solutions for insurers and banks.  Earnix solutions are used by leading financial services companies worldwide to optimize customer relationships and drive significant improvements in profitability.  The company is led by a team of […]
January 13, 2009

AICC Israeli Member Kenshoo announces an iPhone interface for KENSHOO SEARCH

Kenshoo joined AICC at the US-Israel Web 2.0 Business Exchange in September 2008. Kenshoo is the provider of KENSHOO SEARCH, the only 3rd generation end-to-end search marketing platform. Built utilizing the Quality Management™ approach, KENSHOO SEARCH enables marketers to optimize every aspect of their campaigns to achieve maximum ROI. Kenshoo’s automation and optimization technology is being used today by ad agencies and […]
January 10, 2009

Israeli Elmedical, Scorpion and BioActivity Present at AICC Medical Committee

At the January meeting of AICC’s Medical Committee, three Israeli medical device Israeli start-up companies presented to the members. The meeting was hosted by Eric Vayle  at the Buckhead office of Jones Lang LaSalle Americas, a real estate and investment management services firm that assists clients (including Israeli companies) with US office locations.   Elmedical Ltd.:  CEO Uzi Eshel presented this Hod-Hasharon-based […]
January 9, 2009

Israeli social network analysis co. Datanetis joins AICC

We first met Datanetis at the Israel Mobile Association (IMA) US roadshow introducing Israeli companies to major US mobile carriers.  The local meeting was of organized by AICC member Dan Israel with key executives at at&t. Since then, Elery  Pfeffer, Datanetis’ CEO, presented at AICC’s Telecommunications Committee and was introduced to several companies in the region.    Datanetis’ solutions help consumer facing organization […]
January 6, 2009

Israeli Headway Medical Joins AICC

Founded in 2006, Headway was established to develop and market innovative medical solutions for management and treatment of chronic head and neck pain. The Company operates within the framework of Misgav Venture Accelerator at the Misgav Business Park in Israel.  Headway has developed OcciflexT, an innovative patent-pending medical device that has been proven to be an effective treatment for patients […]
November 27, 2008

AICC Member PerSay Raises $2.4

PerSay joined AICC in April 2008, participated in the Amdocs/at&t business exchange, and presented at the October Security Committee Meeting (see presentation here) Voice recognition co PerSay raises $2.4m Published by: Globes 23/11/2008 Voice biometrics company PerSay Ltd. Has raised $2.4 million from Teuza – A Fairchild Technology Venture Ltd. (TASE:TUZA), Shrem Fudim Technologies Ltd. (TASE:SFKT), and PerSay chairman Dr. […]
November 27, 2008

MobiMate and WorldMate Establish New Headquarters in Atlanta

Privately-held developer of award-winning mobile travel software,  MobiMate Ltd. , based in Lod, Israel, along with its US-based subsidiary  WorldMate, Inc. , has announced it will undergo a re-organization and establish its new corporate headquarters in Atlanta.    “This is great news.  I have been a subscriber for over a year now and am a Gold member of the WorldMate service,” […]