Yext Adds Speakers from World-Leading Brands to ONWARD18 Agenda

New Sessions Include Leaders From Retail, Food Service, Financial Services and More

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT) the leader in Digital Knowledge Management (DKM), today announced several additions to the ONWARD18 conference agenda, including sessions featuring some of the biggest brands in retail, food service, and financial services. The third annual conference will take place Oct. 23-25, 2018 at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City.

"We have an incredible group of diverse brands across industries speaking at ONWARD18," said Jeffrey K. Rohrs, Chief Marketing Officer of Yext. "Guests will hear from visionary leaders about how the rise of AI-powered services is impacting them and how to prepare for the future. ONWARD18 attendees will leave feeling inspired and ready to tackle the challenge of changing technology."

Attendees at ONWARD18 will hear from leading brands including:

  • Food Service:
    • Checkers
    • Denny's
    • Earl Enterprises
    • Romeo's Pizza
    • TGI Friday's
    • Villa Restaurant Group
  • Financial Services:
    • Citizens Bank
    • Edward Jones
    • Merrill Corporation
  • Healthcare:
    • ENT & Allergy Associates
    • IHA
    • Northwell Health
    • OhioHealth
    • Steward Health Care
  • Retail:
    • Longchamp
    • NYX Professional Makeup
    • Simon Property Group
    • Urban Outfitters
  • Wellness
    • Massage Envy

ONWARD brings together the smartest minds in marketing and technology to explore how AI, digital assistants, and intelligent services will shape our world in the years to come. The conference will feature experts from today's leading brands and keynote speakers like magician David Blaine and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson to explore why Knowledge is Power.

Registration for ONWARD18 is now open. Visit to see the full agenda and learn more.

About Yext

Yext, Inc, (NYSE:YEXT) is the leading Digital Knowledge Management (DKM) platform. Yext's mission is to give companies control over their brand experiences across the digital universe of maps, apps, search engines, voice assistants, and other intelligent services that drive consumer discovery, decision, and action. Today, thousands of businesses including brands like Taco Bell, Rite Aid, and Steward Health Care use the Yext Knowledge Engine™ to manage their digital knowledge in order to boost brand engagement, drive foot traffic, and increase sales.

Yext has been named a Best Place to Work by Fortune and Great Place to Work® as well as a Best Workplace for Women. Yext is headquartered in New York City with offices in Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Geneva, London, Paris, Tyson's Corner, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Tokyo.  For more information, visit


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