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Yaniv Masjedi

CMO - VP, MarketingNextiva

Phoenix, Arizona Area

Member Since April 2015


Yaniv joined Nextiva in 2008 and currently serves as Chief Marketing Officer. He manages Nextiva's marketing and branding efforts by working to create strategies that drive awareness, strengthen the Nextiva brand, and share the story of the company's unique customer-centric culture, known as "Amazing Service". He also initiates and manages programs related to brand management, demand generation, and advertising. Yaniv studied Political Science and History at UCLA.

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Here's How to Run a Successful 'Traditional' Ad Campaign for Your Local Market

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Despite the overwhelming preference for digital media among modern marketers, traditional advertising methods are still being implemented today and driving great results. Newspaper, TV and radio spots can offer tons of potential for businesses looking to reach a local market -- if they're used the right way. To help with your next traditional media campaign, we asked members of Young Entrepreneur Council the following question:

15 Practical Ways to Fit More Time Into Your Day

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One of the most common complaints that professionals have in the 21st century is how little time there is in a day. The truth of the matter is that the day hasn't changed, but how we manage our time has. Losing time on frivolous activities is nothing new. However, with the advent of attention-stealing applications, we lose more time than ever before without even realizing it. If you're someone who wants to reclaim those lost hours, there are practical methods of doing so. However, they require understanding what you want to get out of your revamped time-management strategy. Sixteen members of Young Entrepreneur Council share their insight into what any busy professional can do to reclaim those lost hours in a day and make each one more productive.

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A famous adage that many young entrepreneurs know is that there are never enough hours in a day. If you feel like this, the problem is probably not with the day, but with how you utilize the time available to you. As an entrepreneur, the to-do list is always growing, and you need to be able to figure out which elements hold the most importance. Not all time management methods work for everyone, and you may need to get a broader view to figure out what is likely to work and what isn't. Business owners understand how crucial proper time management is to ensuring that things get done. To this end, eight members of Young Entrepreneur Council share their best time management tips for entrepreneurs below.

Eight Great Ways To Calm Your Nerves Before A Presentation

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Selling your ideas or your vision is what you do as an entrepreneur. You need to convince investors that what you see in your head for your company can be a reality. To do this, you'll probably find yourself going to a lot of pitch meetings to try to get funding for your ideas. Delivering speeches or giving presentations at these pitch meetings should be your best method of marketing your business. However, public speaking tends to scare even the best of us. To help young entrepreneurs who have to get out in front of an audience and wow them with their business ideas, eight business owners from Young Entrepreneur Council offer their best advice on how to relax before giving a presentation.

Company details


Company bio

Nextiva empowers businesses to manage their communications, productivity, and customer relationships on a truly unified platform. “Businesses that do not know, understand, and remember their customers will go out of business.” - Tomas Gorny, Nextiva CEO Nextiva is the official business communications partner for the Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bills. Recent Awards: 2019 | U.S. News & World Report Best Overall Business Phone Service 2019 | Glassdoor Top 100 Best Places to Work 2019 | Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Leadership 2019 | Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer 2019 | Deloitte Technology Fast 500 2019 | Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service - Gold, Bronze, and Silver 2019 | Top Companies to Work For in Arizona 2019 | Phoenix Business Journal Healthiest Employer 2019, 2018 | Phoenix Business Journal Largest Software Firm in Phoenix 2018 | Spirit of Enterprise - ASU 2018 | Aragon Globe Innovator - Aragon Research 2018 | Mobile VoIP App of the Year - Mobile Breakthrough Awards



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1,001 - 5,000

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