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This week, Travis and Stewart interview the amazing Shaul Olmert, who has grown Playbuzz from scratch to an audience of over 80 million. He tells us what it takes to not only make that possible, but maintain the community he helped build.

In the news, we talk about Samsung’s developer conference and the new products that were announced at the event, plus a new study that shows marketers are getting it wrong when it comes to holiday season campaigns.


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Next week on VB Engage

Tune in next week as we interview Erich Joachimsthaler the founder of Vivaldi.

We discuss what it’s like for brands in 2017, and how they are using AI, machine learning, advertising, mobile, and other emerging technologies, as well as old-school marketing principles.

If you missed last week’s episode

Last week, in episode 72, we interviewed Amit Walia, chief product officer at Informatica, about AI, where it is making a real difference now, and what is going to happen next. Don’t miss one of the smartest interviews of the year!

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