Things are changing rapidly in the world of location advertising. For years, advertisers focused on one aspect of location: the granularity with which consumers could be reached. It’s understandable; targeting consumers at the right place and time can drive real world action, a key goal for many advertisers.
With the urging of privacy advocates and expectations set by regulators, advertisers using location data must understand forthcoming standards of transparency and privacy. Accordingly, the world of location is entering a new era. We chat with Lawrence Chan, the EVP of Data Ecosystems at mobile intelligence company Cuebiq to shed light on how advertisers can continue leveraging location data while observing new standards of privacy compliance.