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July 21, 2021

Gong App For Zoom Meetings Now Available

Enables revenue teams to focus on their virtual sales meetings while taking accurate notes, which are then analyzed for follow-up actions and productivity improvements

Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, June 16, 2021 – Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, today announced the general availability of the Gong app for Zoom, delivering enhanced capabilities for sales professionals using Zoom meetings. The app more closely aligns the capabilities of Zoom, a leading provider of video communications, with […]

July 15, 2021

Gong Names Kelly Breslin Wright President & COO

Wright’s category leadership, experience with high growth companies and successful IPO expertise encouraged transition from Gong’s board

Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, July 15, 2021 –  Gong, the revenue intelligence leader, announced today that Kelly Breslin Wright has been newly appointed as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer after serving as Gong’s board member for five months. Wright brings over 30 years of go-to-market, operational, and board experience for public and private high-growth […]

June 29, 2021

Gong Expands to Europe in Response to High Demand

Revenue Intelligence leader, Gong, hires VP of EMEA to lead global office in Dublin

PALO ALTO, Calif. — June 29, 2021 — Gong, the revenue intelligence leader leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, announced its global expansion today, starting with dedicated operations in Europe to meet growing demand. The company’s new global office will be based in Dublin, led by Gong’s new Vice President of EMEA, Wendy Harris.  […]

June 7, 2021

New Study Reveals 481% ROI in Gong’s Revenue Intelligence Platform

Gong “brings precision, visibility, and actionable next steps into the deal process, enabling organizations to increase win rates,” study finds

Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, June 7, 2021 – The Gong Revenue Intelligence Platform yields a three-year, 481 percent return on investment (ROI), according to a Forrester study released today. The commissioned study, “The Total Economic Impact™ Of Gong Revenue Intelligence Platform” conducted by Forrester Consulting, found that companies benefit from using Gong in four measurable ways, […]

June 3, 2021

Gong Raises $250 Million in Series E Funding at $7.25 Billion Valuation

On the heels of a $200M funding round in August 2020, Gong experiences significant growth as digital transformation continues to accelerate during remote work

PALO ALTO, Calif. — June 3, 2021 — Gong, the revenue intelligence leader leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, has raised $250 million in Series E funding.  The round is being led by Franklin Templeton, bringing Gong’s total funding to $584 million.  Existing Gong investors also participated in the round including Coatue, Salesforce Ventures, […]

March 31, 2021

Gong Earns a 2021 Top Rated Award From TrustRadius

Gong has been recognized as a leader across multiple categories including sales coaching and sales enablement

Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, March 31, 2021  – Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, today announced that TrustRadius has recognized Gong with multiple 2021 Top Rated Awards. Gong has won in three categories including Sales Coaching, Sales Enablement, and Call Recording. With a trScore of 9.3 out of 10 and […]

March 3, 2021

Gong Adds Former Tableau EVP Kelly Breslin Wright to Board of Directors

Revenue intelligence leader hires experienced revenue leader to support massive growth

Palo Alto, CALIFORNIA, March 3, 2021 –  Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, announced today that Kelly Breslin Wright has joined the company’s board of directors. Wright is not only a seasoned board director for public and high growth companies including Fastly, Lucid, Even, and previously at Amperity, but […]

February 8, 2021

Gong Ranks #1 on G2’s ‘Top 100 Best Software Products’ 2021

Gong is recognized for exemplary product offering and outstanding customer satisfaction

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, February 8, 2021] Akin to The People’s Choice Awards for tech companies, G2’s Best Software Awards rank the world’s best software companies and products based on authentic, timely reviews from real users. G2’s audience of software users has ranked Gong #1 on the ‘Top 100 Best Software Products’ list for 2021.  Gong […]

February 7, 2021

Gong makes massive play with its first Super Bowl ad

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, February 7, 2021] Ever the one to make bold moves, Gong made its Super Bowl ad debut this year. With a clever nod to the realities of virtual selling, Gong cast itself as the option for B2B sales teams. It was the only company in the sales technology space to have coverage […]

January 14, 2021

Gong Named One of the 2021 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

Employee-based ranking lands Gong among top Bay Area companies for second year in a row

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (January 14, 2021) – Great Place to Work® and Fortune have honored Gong as one of the 2021 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area™ for the second year in a row. The ranking considered more than 44,000 employee surveys from companies across the Bay Area. Great Place to Work, a global people […]

January 13, 2021

Gong is a Career-Launching Company According to Wealthfront for the Second Consecutive Year

Gong announces that it has been recognized on the 2021 Wealthfront Career-Launching Companies List.

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, January 12, 2020] — Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, today announced that it has been recognized on the 2021 Wealthfront Career-Launching Companies List. The ninth annual list recommends technology companies where young people should start their careers. Each year Wealthfront develops the list with input […]

January 7, 2021

Built In Honors Gong in Its Esteemed 2021 Best Places to Work Awards

Gong Earns Placement on Built In’s SF Best Midsize Companies to Work For list

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, January 7, 2021]  — Built In today announced that Gong was honored in its 2021 Best Places To Work Awards. Specifically, Gong earned a place on the SF Best Midsize Companies to Work for list. The annual awards include companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, nationally and in the […]

December 16, 2020

Gong Announces Complete Sales Coaching Solution for Remote Work

Revenue intelligence leader augments coaching platform with deal-level insights and comprehensive coaching for everybody

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, December 16, 2020] – Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, announced today the launch of its Complete Coaching solution, to provide a virtual coaching platform for sales teams operating in the new, ongoing reality of remote work. According to a Gartner survey, 82% of company leaders […]

December 9, 2020

Gong Hires Chief Information Security Officer Amidst Massive Growth

Former Teradata director joins revenue intelligence leader as enterprise customers grow

[San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, December 9, 2020] – Gong, the revenue intelligence platform leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, has announced the appointment of Jack Leidecker as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Leidecker brings nearly 20 years of experience in the security and compliance space, most recently as Senior Director of Information Security at Teradata […]