Press Release

Oct 31, 2019

Localytics CEO Jude McColgan Selected to Participate in Digital Marketing Summit


McColgan will lead MarTech experts in discussion on leveraging real-time data for mobile marketing

BOSTON, October 31, 2019: Localytics, a digital intelligence platform for mobile and web engagement, today announced that CEO Jude McColgan will participate as a discussion leader at LUMA’s 5th Annual Digital Marketing Summit (DMS West), which will be held Thursday, November 7 at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, California.

DMS West is an exclusive, invitation-only event comprised of 300 industry leaders in MarTech. It is designed to be the ultimate networking experience with amazing main stage content and interactive breakout sessions to discuss major trends within the ecosystem.

As a discussion leader and CEO of Localytics looking to deliver a more meaningful and personal customer experience, McColgan will participate in a dynamic conversation with the audience focused on best practices for brands to connect with people more deeply, more regularly and across more channels to turn prospects and users into customers and drive better experiences and business outcomes. This session will explore how digital marketing leaders leverage real-time data to better understand consumer behavior and optimally engage with them at the best time and in the best way.

McColgan’s session will take place from 11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PT on November 7. For more information, please visit:

About Jude McColgan
Jude has spent the last twenty years working with some of the world’s largest software companies. He has been the CEO of Localytics for the past two years, leading the company to become a leading digital intelligence platform. Previously Jude was President of Mobile at Avast Software, a mobile cyber security company with over 400M users worldwide. He also served as Vice President & General Manager of Mobile for Nuance Communications, the leader in text, voice, and natural language technology in the mobile market. Before that Jude was Mobile and Consumer Group Vice President at TomTom where he successfully led acquisitions in building the company’s location-based services portfolio. 

About Localytics

Localytics gives brands the data, intelligence and marketing channels to deliver a meaningful, personal customer experience. We help brands discover and deliver exactly what their customers are passionate about, and integrate those insights and experiences across other channels to deliver a digital customer experience that resonates. Our platform is used in more than 37,000 apps on more than 2.7 billion devices by companies such as ESPN, Fox and The New York Times. We are headquartered in Boston, MA with teams in Berlin, San Francisco and London. Investors include Sapphire Ventures, Foundation Capital and Polaris Partners. Learn more at