Happy 15th, Return Path!

Today, Return Path is turning 15. Remember what email was like 15 years ago? Hotmail, the world’s first webmail service, was only three years old and had been acquired by Microsoft two years earlier and boasted a userbase of 30 million. The internet, and specifically email, was becoming an important part of lives allowing people to easily stay in touch with friends and family. In fact, there were... Continue »

Vista Equity Partners Leads $35 Million Investment in Return Path to Accelerate Growth in Email Optimization, Security and Data Businesses

NEW YORK, NY – December 2, 2014 – Email data analytics company Return Path announced today that it has secured a $35 million investment led by leading private equity firm Vista Equity Partners. The funding will support a significant expansion of Return Path’s sales and marketing capabilities as well as an acceleration of its product roadmap.  Return Path’s analytical insight enables more than... Continue »

Return Path Names Marketing Technology Industry Veteran Scott Roth Chief Marketing Officer

Strategic growth specialist to spearhead awareness, demand generation, brand development initiatives for marketing analytics leader NEW YORK – OCTOBER 28, 2014 – Return Path today announced that marketing technology industry veteran Scott Roth has joined the company as chief marketing officer. Roth will lead Return Path’s global market awareness, demand generation, and brand development... Continue »

Moan, Moan, Moan - All You Ever Do Is Complain! Part 2

In the first part of my series about why subscribers complain we considered some of the common pitfalls encountered when bringing new members into your mailing list. In part 2 we look at the next potential hazard - when you send them their first email! Once new subscribers are signed-up, the next set of complaint drivers are all about recognition. If recipients don’t make the connection between... Continue »