Best of Bateman June 2021 Edition

Right on the heels of our inaugural Best of Bateman on May 3, 2021, the volume of top-tier coverage we placed on behalf of our clients has increased to such a cadence that we decided to publish “Best of Bateman” posts monthly so you can keep up with the amazing results.

Here is a sample of the great work the team has accomplished for the brands we represent:

New Relic is bringing in a new CEO as founder Lew Cirne moves to executive chairman role” 
May 13, 2021
New CEO Bill Staples spoke to Ron Miller about how he can bring New Relic into the next era of observability.

$3.57 billion New Relic announced that its founder will be replaced as CEO as it undergoes a big, rocky transition to its business model
Business Insider

May 13, 2021

New Relic's Bill Staples replaces founder as CEO"
May 13, 2021

New Relic enhances Kubernetes observability with open-source Pixie software

May 26, 2021
New Relic’s flagship FutureStack conference and recent Kubernetes experience updates, partnerships and new community initiatives are highlighted...

New Relic streamlines DevOps monitoring tools amid upheavals

May 26, 2021
New Relic’s ties in Pixie Labs for easier Kubernetes monitoring and partners with Kentik for enhanced network observability...

New Relic brings instant Kubernetes observability into New Relic One

May 26, 2021
New Relic integrates in Pixie Labs into New Relic One's Auto-Telemetry capabilities...

Mounting Marketplaces: Game Changers, but No Slam Dunk

May 17, 2021
WWD Editor David Moin examines the growing trend of brands launching their own marketplaces to compete with Amazon and foreign knock off and predominantly features Mirakl and several of its customers throughout.

Are Third-Party Marketplaces the Growth Driver Legacy Retail is Looking for?
Retail TouchPoints

May 27, 2021
Part-one in a two part series on third-party marketplaces and the keys to launching a successful marketplace featuring Mirakl CMO Joe Sawyer. 

3 Keys to Creating a Successful Third-Party Marketplace: Compete on Your Terms, Not Amazon’s
Retail TouchPoints

June 1, 2021
Part-two in the series featuring Mirakl CMO Joe Sawyer. 

L'Oréal's SalonCentric brings marketplace model to B2B e-commerce

June 2, 2021
Mirakl customer SalonCentric’s CEO Bertrand Fontaine spoke with Liz Flora of Glossy about the launch of one of the salon industry’s first wholesale salon and beauty products marketplaces.

World Changing Ideas Awards 2021” 

May 4, 2021
In a rare feat, Bateman Agency submitted and won not one, but TWO FAST COMPANY World Changing Ideas awards for 2021 for SambaNova Systems. One award in the “On the Rise: Company 0-4 Years in Business Category for SambaNova, the company, and an Honorable Mention in the AI and Data category for its product SambaNova DataScale.

Here’s what clean energy companies want from President Biden
Los Angeles Times

March 11, 2021
Former SunPower CEO Tom Werner spoke with Sammy Roth on last winter’s blackouts in Texas, the Biden Administration and other key solar industry topics…

Biden’s Big Infrastructure Plan Would Further Boost Renewable Energy
Wall Street Journal

April 1, 2021
SunPower Head of Policy & Strategy Suzanne Leta spoke to Katherine Blunt on the Biden Administration $2.3B infrastructure proposal and the potential impact on solar… 

Proposed bill that could gut California rooftop solar draws fire
pv magazine

May 28, 2021
Tim Sylvia interviews SunPower’s Suzanne Leta, head of policy and strategy, on the net energy metering (NEM) proceeding being held by the California Public Utilities Commission, a bill has been introduced to the state assembly that would amend the credits that legacy, current, and future solar customers receive for their systems.

Quantum computers could crack today's encrypted messages. That's a problem

May 24, 2021
Bateman secured an interview with CNET the first week officially working with Thales. The Exclusive briefing was able to highlight the park Thales plays in the impending quantum revolution. 

The 7 Hottest Cloud Security Products At RSA Conference

May 19, 2021
While the RSA conference did not generate the buzz and noise of years previous, Bateman capitalized on the busy media week and secured Thales a spot in Michael Novinson’s yearly roundup.