Blip, a self-serve, pay-per-blip digital billboard advertising marketplace, has announced the appointment of Kurt Tingey, former CFO and Executive Vice President of Clear Channel Outdoor to Blip’s leadership team.
We are told that he will be leveraging his international and industry networks to further accelerate expansion in the US and abroad.
During his 10 years in his EVP and CFO role at Clear Channel Outdoor, Kurt negotiated and managed the M&A process for over 600 accretive acquisitions and led expansion from 38 to 52 markets. Kurt has seen first hand the revolutionary nature of digital billboards in the OOH advertising industry. Kurt is now helping shape the next evolution of billboards with Blip.
Blip CEO, Brent Thomson told us “We are fortunate to have someone of Kurt Tingey’s caliber and experience to lead our expansion efforts in key regions,” said Kurt is particularly well-equipped to lead this initiative given his extensive experience in finance, advertising, and entrepreneurship. Blip’s growth in international markets will generate significant value for advertisers and sign operators globally, just as it has already done in North America.”
As the first self-serve, pay-per-blip digital billboard marketplace, Blip aims to bridge the gap for small business advertisers, bringing a whole new segment of buyers to digital out-of-home advertising.