Vibes

Vibes develops a mobile marketing platform that offers text messaging, notification and mobile wallet advertising solutions for retailers and brands. Read more

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Vibes

Vibes develops a mobile marketing platform that offers text messaging, notification and mobile wallet advertising solutions for retailers and brands. Read more

Jack Philbin's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Vibes

Co-Founder & CEO

Jack Philbin

CEO Approval Rating

80/100

Founded:

1998

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Airship is Vibes's biggest rival. Airship was founded in Portland, Oregon} in 2009. Like Vibes, Airship also competes in the Application Software sector. Compared to Vibes, Airship generates $30M more revenue.

Charter Software is Vibes's #2 rival. Charter Software's headquarters is in Littleton, Colorado, and was founded in null. Charter Software operates in the industry. Charter Software generates 87% of Vibes's revenue.

OneSignal is Vibes's #3 competitor. OneSignal was founded in 2014 in San Mateo, California. Like Vibes, OneSignal also operates in the Application Software space. OneSignal generates $31.3M less revenue than Vibes.

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Vibes Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Red Fish Media

Dec 2016

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undisclosed
Red Fish Media is a mobile and digital marketing agency that delivers consumer engagement solutions.
Lumata Group, Ltd.

Aug 2013

Source »
undisclosed
Lumata is a provider of real-time loyalty and customer lifecycle management software and services for brands and businesses.

These are all the companies that Vibes has acquired. Vibes has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was Red Fish Media in Dec 2016. Red Fish Media is a mobile and digital marketing agency that delivers consumer engagement solutions.

Vibes Funding History

Since Vibes was founded in 1998, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Vibes has raised $60.0M. Vibes' last funding round was on May 2016 for a total of $45.0M

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AMOUNT

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Equity
May 2016
$45M
Series A
Sep 2008
$15M
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Since Vibes was founded in 1998, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Vibes has raised $60.0M. Vibes' last funding round was on May 2016 for a total of $45.0M

Vibes Investments

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These are all the companies that Vibes has invested in. Vibes has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was Red Fish Media in Dec 2016. Red Fish Media is a mobile and digital marketing agency that delivers consumer engagement solutions.

Vibes News

November 18, 2020Martech Series

Vibes Announces Record Sales Momentum with Mobile-Centric Offering

Vibes, the technology leader powering the direct-to-consumer mobile engagement revolution, announced ... See more »
November 4, 2020Built in Chicago

Vibes named chief revenue officer

October 31, 2020Martech Series

Vibes Recognized as a Leader Again in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Marketing Platforms

Vibes, the technology pioneer powering the direct-to-consumer mobile engagement revolution, has annou... See more »
March 26, 2020Martech Series

Vibes Makes Text Messaging Free for Essential Businesses to Communicate with Employees

Vibes Notify Enables Brands Operating During COVID-19 Pandemic to Text Employees in Real-time Vibes, ... See more »
March 26, 2020TMCnet

Vibes Offers Free SMS Notification to Essential Businesses During Coronavirus Outbreak

SMS messaging company Vibes is offering free SMS notification to essential business as they manage th... See more »
January 22, 2020destinationCRM

Vibes Integrates Infutor ID Max?

Vibes-Infutor integration helps companies personalize customer engagements.... See more »
January 22, 2020MarTech Advisor

Vibes Partners with Infutor To Help Brands Enhance Their Audience Data & Market Segmentation

Infutor's Enhanced Audience Data Gives Marketers More Insights to Better Segment and Target Customers... See more »

Vibes Blogs

January 18, 2018Vibes Blog

Understanding Digitized Loyalty vs. Legacy Loyalty Programs

With 12 months of potential in front of us, marketers may look for new and innovative ways to connect... See more »
January 17, 2018Vibes Blog

Why “Segment of One” Mobile Personalization Techniques Don’t Work

When we talk about personalization as it applies to marketing, not everyone’s impression of what that... See more »
January 11, 2018Vibes Blog

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Mobile Marketers

A new year means a fresh start, and plenty of opportunity to improve upon what you did last year. If ... See more »
January 10, 2018Vibes Blog

2017 Flashback: 4 Things Retailers Learned from their Mobile Marketing Strategy

While it’s our nature to look forward toward the blank canvas of a year ahead, it can also be benefic... See more »
December 21, 2017Vibes Blog

Two Ways You Can Easily Leverage Vibes’ Marketo Integration

There’s nothing more annoying than having to use a handful of different software platforms to get you... See more »
December 19, 2017Vibes Blog

How to Leverage Geo-Location in Your Mobile Marketing

Never is there a better time to capture the attention of potential customers than when they’re physic... See more »
December 14, 2017Vibes Blog

6 Signs You Should Switch Your SMS Aggregation Vendor

It’s frustrating. You’ve been working with your SMS aggregation vendor for weeks, months, or years, a... See more »

Vibes Press Releases

May 1, 2019PR Newswire

New Vibes Everywhere Commerce Makes Brands Smarter

SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gartner Marketing Symposium -- Vibes, a mobile marketing leade... See more »
March 12, 2019PR Newswire

Vibes Ranks No. 1 on the 2018 Smarties Business Impact Index

CHICAGO, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibes, a mobile marketing leader, today announced it was reco... See more »
December 20, 2018PR NewsWire Sys-Con Media

Mobile Wallet Reigns Supreme as Customer Engagement Solution

CHICAGO, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile wallet use by both brands and consumers will rise in 20... See more »
November 29, 2018PR Newswire

Vibes Wins Two Silver Awards at Best in Biz Awards 2018

CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibes, a mobile marketing leader, was named winner of two Silv... See more »
November 28, 2018PR Newswire

Vibes Achieves Net Promoter Score of +75

CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibes, a mobile marketing leader, today announced that the lat... See more »
September 20, 2018Business Wire

Vibes Wins 'Lighthouse' at ITA's 2018 CityLIGHTS Awards

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vibes, a mobile marketing leader, was named winner of the 'Lighthouse' awar... See more »
July 10, 2018Business Wire

Vibes Honored as Gold Winner in the Annual 2018 Customer Sales and Service World Awards® for Customer Service Team of the Year - Overall Leadership & Management

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vibes has been recognized as a Winner in the Annual 2018 Customer Sales and... See more »

Vibes Videos

March 27, 2020Vibes Vimeo Channel

"TCPA & CCPA: Must-Know Facts & Tips to Accelerate Compliance for Mobile Marketers" on VIMEO

With a myriad of regulations like CCPA and TCPA, it can be challenging to keep up with the most effic... See more »
November 12, 2019Vibes Vimeo Channel

"Stop Buying Loyalty and Start Earning it" on VIMEO

Contrary to marketing belief, brands offering loyalty programs that promise give-and-get rewards do n... See more »
October 25, 2019Vibes Vimeo Channel

"How Chipotle Turned Free Burritos into Lasting Customer Relationships" on VIMEO

Mobile Marketer named Chipotle's Freeting campaign one of the 9 most successful campaigns of 2019. In... See more »
October 10, 2019Vibes Vimeo Channel

"Optimove and Vibes - Enhance Customer Relationships with Data-Fueled Mobile Communications" on VIMEO

Cast: VibesTags: Customer segmentation and Mobile Marketing... See more »
September 30, 2019Vibes Vimeo Channel

"Analytics Quick Steps Video" on VIMEO

September 13, 2019Vibes Vimeo Channel

"How LEGO is Redefining Customer Loyalty and Engagement" on VIMEO

Cast: VibesTags: Mobile Marketing, Mobile Loyalty and LEGO VIP Rewards... See more »

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Vibes Headquarters

300 W Adams Street 7th Floor

Chicago, Illinois60606

312-753-6330

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Vibes Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Vibes develops a mobile marketing platform that offers text messaging, notification and mobile wallet advertising solutions for retailers and brands. Vibes was founded in 1998. Vibes' headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois, USA 60606. It has rai...

CEO

Vibes's Co-Founder & CEO, Jack Philbin, currently has an approval rating of 80%. Vibes's primary competitors are Airship, Charter Software & OneSignal.

Website

vibes.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Vibes

  1. When was Vibes founded?

    Vibes was founded in 1998
  2. Who is Vibes's CEO?

    Vibes's CEO is Jack Philbin
  3. How much revenue does Vibes generate?

    Vibes generates $40M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Vibes have?

    Vibes has historically raised $60M in funding
  1. Where is Vibes's headquarters?

    Vibes's headquarters is in Chicago Illinois, USA
  2. How many employees does Vibes have?

    Vibes has 180 employees
  3. What sector does Vibes operate in?

    Vibes is in Application Software, Messaging, Digital Marketing
  4. Who are Vibes's competitors?

    Vibes's top competitors are Airship, Charter Software, OneSignal