Intent data can highlight your target accounts' problems and interests, says Marc Laplante, CEO and Co-Founder at Intentsify

Media 7 | March 21, 2022

Marc Laplante, CEO and Co-Founder at Intentsify, gives us a preview into a world without third-party cookies, a data-driven marketing industry, and the growing importance of intent data. Read on to find out how Intensify makes intent data more actionable for marketing and sales teams.

The end of third-party cookies will push many vendors to either invest in new products and methods of data collection or ultimately fall by the wayside.

MEDIA 7: As a recognized industry leader with more than two decades of experience in the B2B marketing and tech space, where do you see the industry going?
MARC LAPLANTE:
Well, of course, I’m going to say that I see the industry driven by data. Over the past several years, the number of tech products featuring data-driven components has risen dramatically. This is especially true regarding intent data as more and more tech providers are touting intent-driven capabilities among their products and solutions. However, most of these products are based on a singular intent data set, which is very limiting. Not all intent data sets are equal, and more importantly, no one intent feed can provide all the market intelligence B2B organizations needs to fuel their strategies. I believe that the next phase of MarTech and sales tech will see products that synthesize numerous data sets with AI and can be customized and automatically activated according to the specific needs of each B2B organization.


M7: You co-founded the pioneering company in the predictive analytics space which was also the first vendor that enabled organizations to see intent signals across thousands of different publishers. What inspired you to co-found Prelytix, now MRP Prelytix?
ML:
The inspiration for Prelytix really goes back to our publishing roots. My partner, Mike Kelly, and I were tech publishers in our past lives. We started to see our customers looking for ways to capture additional buyer intelligence on customers and prospects beyond historical lead generation. Those clients wanted to understand where an organization was in their buyer’s journey, and they valued any signal that could help predict that. We knew right then and there that the industry was moving to a more data-focused approach and decided to launch Prelytix to accommodate that need.

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M7: With Intentsify, you have developed a new category of intent-driven technology with Intentsify’s Intent Activation™ software and solutions. How does it make intent data more actionable and impactful for B2B marketing and sales teams?
ML:
When we co-founded Intentsify, we knew that we had to make intent data easier to use.  At Prelytix, we had witnessed (almost universally) how our clients struggled to manage multiple data vendors and try to activate the output via a separate ABM platform or a variety of disconnected point solutions. Intentsify’s platform certainly provides several unique, proprietary intent data products. Yet more importantly, it’s also agnostic to other intent data feeds. The platform will ingest any current intent data sets you subscribe to, layer them on top of Intentsify’s data, and then synthesize all available intent signals into a more holistic, accurate view of the market. The combined intelligence is more powerful—not to mention more efficient—than anything else you can find in the market today. And users can easily activate it via Intentsify’s demand media services, ensuring our customers’ intent-driven strategies actually get executed according to the most timely and relevant intelligence.


M7: According to you, what are some of the best ways to leverage intent data to drive more revenue?
ML:
Firstly, it’s important to note that not all intent data is created equally. But all intent data is valuable, and it’s all complimentary. More data is always better, as long as you can make sense of it and easily act on it. If you have a vendor telling you not to look at additional sources because you have everything you need in one product, you should seriously think about walking away from that vendor. Actually - strike that - if the data works for you and you have the budget, just disregard their advice, take their data, and layer it atop other intent feeds. (I recommend using Intentsify’s platform for this, of course.)

The key is to understand which data sources best cover your market’s online research behaviors, and support the use cases for which you plan to use them. Using multiple data sources not only means more accurate intelligence (because you can corroborate intent signals against each source, eliminating the outliers), but it also opens the door to additional use cases, because certain intent sources are stronger for certain use cases. For example, intent signals from product review sites are particularly useful for bottom-funnel (late buying-stage) use cases, because they highlight accounts that are already researching specific products, features, and brands. But it may not be the best data set to drive wider brand awareness campaigns, like programmatic advertising, because it’s limited to the review site’s visitation volume, which is typically low compared to other intent sources. 

Obviously, the more use cases supported by intent, the more opportunity to drive revenue, while saving your company time, budget, and resources, and there’s no shortage of use cases. In B2B marketing and sales, intent data is typically understood as a tool to identify or prioritize which accounts we should target for advertising, lead generation, and sales follow-up. These are undoubtedly powerful use cases. But they represent only part of the intent data’s value. You should also use intent data to convert those accounts down the funnel into customers and revenue. Intent data, if granular enough, will highlight your target accounts’ problems, interests, research into competitors, geographic location, and buying stage. This allows marketing teams to select the right mix of messages, content, and channels to use for each account. It allows sales teams to select the right talk tracks, demo versions, and collateral to use among leads. And it even arms the customer success team with the intelligence needed to identify when current customer accounts are a churn risk or upsell opportunity. Again, the more use cases driven by intent, the more revenue your business will generate.

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Not all intent data sets are equal, and more importantly, no one intent feed can provide all the market intelligence B2B organizations needs to fuel their strategies.



M7: What is your take on the end of third-party cookies? How do you see it affecting the intent data space?
ML:
I believe that the death of third-party cookies will ultimately increase the quality of available intent data. We’re starting to see new ways to identify individuals and companies that are much more accurate and reliable than third-party cookies. Intentsify is making major investments in those types of technologies, and we’re already seeing the gains in accuracy for our customers. The end of third-party cookies will push many vendors to either invest in new products and methods of data collection or ultimately fall by the wayside.   


M7: As the co-founder of two successful and leading companies in the industry, what is your advice to budding entrepreneurs of today?
ML:
My advice is to build something that brings value to your customers and listen to their feedback as much as you can. There’s nothing wrong with innovative and flashy, but if the customer has no need for something you’ve built, it won’t succeed. It’s absolutely imperative that you understand your market, and that starts with listening to your customers and prospects—and that never ends. Don’t fall in love with what you’ve built, stay in love with your customers. Moreover, hire smart people and listen to them. My partner Eric Belcher said it the best, “We hire colleagues at Intentsify, not employees.” Work with people not over them. We’ve been lucky enough to hire a lot of very smart people over the years that have contributed to the success of our businesses.

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Intentsify arms B2B organizations with the market intelligence and activation tools required to develop and deliver GTM strategies that increase pipeline and accelerate revenue creation. The Intent Activation™ platform layers, cross-verifies, and synthesizes multiple data sets to provide the broadest, most accurate view of buyers' and accounts' online research activities. With intelligence into which accounts are showing the strongest buying signals, where they are in their journey, and the issues they care most about, marketing, sales, and customer success teams can easily prioritize target accounts and select the right mix of messages, content, and engagement tactics for each. Intentsify’s activation tools and demand media solutions then convert intel into actions, increasing efficiency across each GTM team, improving the buyer experience, while scaling pipeline value and velocity.

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We put these strategies to work at 6sense, enabling us to achieve 1,136% three-year revenue growth and rank #550 on the 2022 Inc. 5000.” In the two years since the book’s initial release, Conant has compiled more critical information to better equip sales and marketing leaders with the latest strategies and tactics to succeed in 2023 and beyond. As a result, in this version, readers can expect: Conant’s and 6sense’s collective knowledge and industry expertise on modern marketing strategy and the tactics to make them happen. An all-new chapter, “The Modern Sales Organization,” authored by Mark Ebert, 6sense’s Senior Vice President of Global Sales, dives deep into the latest and most effective selling principles from the Chief Revenue Officer perspective that put sales teams in a position to win. Foreword by Jason Zintak, CEO of 6sense – someone who started and grew his own career as a business development representative (BDR), outlines the credibility and timeliness of the book, provides solid rationale for change and calls to action to create better B2B buyer and go-to-market experiences. An FAQ chapter answers questions about how to put these modern sales and marketing approaches into practice — including a step-by-step guide to implementing an authentic, spam-free nurture program. Key sales and marketing topics spanning data, AI, technology stacks, customer experience, B2B buyer behavior, prospecting, personalization, pipelines, the role of BDRs, lighting up the Dark Funnel™, all things account-based marketing, and more. The mindset shift required to be a market expert, how it benefits your entire organization, and what you’ll need to leave behind to drive change. “This book challenges sales and marketing leaders to engage customers the right way, in the right place, at the right time to achieve predictable revenue growth. It lays out exactly how to enable sales and marketing teams to take pride in the customer experience and put prospects at the center of everything,” said Ebert. “It’s a prescriptive roadmap to uncover customer demand, prioritizing which accounts to work, engaging the entire customer buying team, and measuring real success and revenue growth.” “This book challenges sales and marketing leaders to engage customers the right way, in the right place, at the right time to achieve predictable revenue growth. It lays out exactly how to enable sales and marketing teams to take pride in the customer experience and put prospects at the center of everything,” said Ebert. “No Forms. No Spam. No Cold Calls.,” is available nationwide today at Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other retailers. All proceeds from book sales will go to GoodSense, the charitable arm of 6sense, whose mission is to support communities they operate in. For more information: Get excerpts, read reviews and purchase the book on Amazon or Barnes & Noble Visit the landing page, where you can read the first chapter for free Follow Latané on LinkedIn and 6sense on LinkedIn and Twitter Stay updated with announcements at the 6sense Newsroom About Latané Conant As CMO of 6sense, Latané is passionate about empowering marketing leaders with effective technology, predictive insights, and thought leadership so they can confidently lead their teams, company, and industry into the future. As a “recovering software saleswoman” she is keenly focused on leveraging data to ensure marketing programs result in deals, not just leads. Latané leads the Empowered CMO Network, an organization focused on empowering women CMOs to realize their full potential professionally and personally through leadership, inspiration, and craft. She is a member of Pavilion and serves in Advisory Board Member roles for both Mediafly and Atrium. Latané is creative, charismatic, and competitive. Her high energy, positive attitude, and sense of humor are contagious and it’s hard to find a customer, partner, audience, or employee who doesn’t want to work with her. Follow her insights, inspirations and updates on LinkedIn. About 6sense 6sense reinvents the way organizations create, manage, and convert pipeline to revenue. 6sense Revenue AI™ captures anonymous buying signals, targets the right accounts at the ideal time, and recommends the channels and messages to boost revenue performance. Removing guesswork, friction, and wasted sales effort, 6sense empowers sales, marketing, and customer success teams to significantly improve pipeline quality, accelerate sales velocity, increase conversion rates, and grow revenue predictably. 6sense has been recognized for its market-defining technology by Forbes Cloud 100, Gartner, and Forrester, and for its strong culture by Glassdoor, Inc. Magazine, and Comparably. For more information, visit 6sense or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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