ON24 Expands Global Localization of Platform to Japan
Continued investments in Asia-Pacific support company’s growth and accelerate customers’ shift to digital-first engagement
SAN FRANCISCO – May 18, 2021 – ON24 (NYSE: ONTF) today announced the availability of the ON24 platform in Japanese, furthering the company’s ongoing investments in Asia-Pacific to scale operations and support its increasing number of customers throughout the region. With Japanese language availability first in ON24 Webcast Elite, ON24 is expanding global localization of its platform and services. Now local and multinational companies have an end-to-end platform for digital engagement and rich audience data to drive more impactful customer experiences in Japan.
“Japan’s most innovative companies are accelerating digital adoption to reach their buyers more effectively and deliver greater business impact,” said Sharat Sharan, founder and CEO of ON24. “We’re committed to helping marketing and sales teams in Asia-Pacific transform customer engagement in a digital-first world with the industry’s most powerful Platform.”
Available now, ON24 Webcast Elite provides customers a user interface in Japanese to create live, interactive, and on-demand digital experiences, as well as reporting and analytics in their native language. Localization is also planned for availability this summer in ON24 Engagement Hub for Japanese customers to create engaging on-demand content experiences, ON24 Intelligence to measure and track interactions with advanced analytics, and ON24 Target to deliver personalized experiences that convert more prospects to buyers.
Today’s news builds upon ON24’s continued investment to support customers in Asia-Pacific, including the appointment of Yoshiyuki Ueda as country manager in Japan and office openings in Singapore and Sydney. With a growing team and operations across the region, ON24 is positioned to help more companies in Asia-Pacific accelerate their digital transformation initiatives.
ON24 Webcast Elite, ON24 Engagement Hub, ON24 Target, and ON24 Intelligence are part of ON24 platform, which also includes ON24 Virtual Conference and ON24 Connect. Companies can deliver digital experiences that create deep engagement, first-person data, and AI-driven personalization, as well as seamlessly integrate audience insights with marketing automation, CRM, and collaboration systems.
ON24 provides a leading cloud-based Platform that makes it easy to create, scale, and personalize engaging experiences to drive measurable business growth. Today, we are helping over 2,000 companies worldwide, including 3 of the 5 largest global technology companies, 4 of the 5 largest US banks, 3 of the 5 largest global healthcare companies, and 3 of the 5 largest global industrial manufacturing companies, convert millions of prospects to buyers. Through interactive webinars, virtual events, and always-on multimedia experiences, ON24 provides a system of engagement, powered by AI, which enables businesses to scale engagement, conversions, and pipeline to drive revenue growth. The ON24 platform supports an average of 4 million professionals a month totaling over 2.5 billion engagement minutes per year. ON24 is headquartered in San Francisco with global offices in North America, EMEA, and APAC. For more information, visit www.ON24.com.
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