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Cardlytics to acquire Austin-based cash-back platform for $275M

Atlanta digital advertising platform Cardlytics said it plans to buy a cash-back platform to expand its technological capabilities, according to a March 1 release.  Cardlytics (NASDAQ: CDLX) is set to acquire Dosh for $275 million in cash and stock.   Dosh, an Austin-based startup founded in 2016, allows people to link their payment information into the Dosh app in order to get automatic cash back at partnering companies. This year, Dosh added capabilities to work with neo-banks and…

Cardlytics adds OpenTable CMO to board of directors

Atlanta-based advertising platform Cardlytics has added a 10th member to its board of directors. Cardlytics (Nasdaq: CDLX) said it appointed OpenTable Chief Marketing Officer Jessica Jensen to the board, with a role on the compensation committee. Jensen, who was recently promoted to CMO from her position as SVP Marketing, leads global marketing for the online restaurant-reservation service company. Her aim is to help customers regain confidence in the food service industry and embrace dining…