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ZetaDisplay To Apply For Nasdaq Stockholm Listing

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

ZetaDisplay AB has announced that it intends to apply during 2017 to have its ordinary shares admitted to trading on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm. Since April 4, 2011 ZetaDisplay AB’s ordinary shares are traded on NASDAQ OMX First North Premier, using the ZETA abbreviation.

Brazil´s Elemidia Chooses @AdMobilize

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Brazil’s Elemidia, a company we first covered back in 2012 here, has officially chosen AdMobilize´s technology to provide it with real-time verifiable analytics data and enhanced digital signage capabilities. AdMobilize´s transformative analytics platform will provide data to understand attention, demographics and emotions of audiences engaging with Elemidia’s digital network. Rodrigo Cadena, Elemidia´s COO told us […]

Micah Lasher joins @sidewalklabs

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Sidewalk Labs announced this week that it has hired Micah Lasher to lead the company’s external affairs — overseeing communications with media, the public, and other stakeholders, and building relationships with cities across the world as Sidewalk explores new technologies to improve urban life. Micah Lasher is the former Chief of Staff to New York […]

oOH!media & @APNOutdoorAU To Merge

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

APN Outdoor and oOh!media (ASX:OML) have presented a joint release to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and their shareholders announcing their desire to merge. Both entities made it clear that all of the directors of each company are unanimously in support of the merger and recommend shareholders that they vote in favour of the move. […]

Clear Channel Outdoor Americas Enlists @RubiconProject’s Help

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Clear Channel Outdoor Americas’ Wade Rifkin, appointed as senior vice-president of programmatic back in March 2016 has seemingly inked his first deal, a programmatic tie-up with Rubicon Project. The iHeartMedia subsidiary says it plans to use the system to sell advertising space on 1,000 of the digital billboard screens it owns across the U.S., including […]

#GlobalShop2017 & #dse2017 Reciprocal Hall Access

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

We last attended (both) GlobalShop, almost immediately followed by a DSE back in 2012 when only a weekend separated to the two events in Lost Wages. In 2017 however the two events actually overlap during the same week; #GlobalShop2017‘s show floor at the Mandalay Bay opens Tuesday, March 28 and runs 10:00-17:00 both Tuesday and […]

(ASX: QMS) @QMS_Media $20 Million Private Placement

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

QMS Media Limited (ASX: QMS) is undertaking a private placement to sophisticated and institutional investors to raise AUS $20 million before costs. The lead manager to the Placement is Baillieu Holst. QMS has also announced its entry into the sports-venue advertising segment through a number of investments that expand and enhance its existing premium digital […]

Dynamic Outdoor Launches Two New Bridge Overpass Faces

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Dynamic Outdoor, in conjunction with RCC Media, has launched two 2 spectacular bridge overpass faces in north Toronto. The two new 8’ x 28’ digital billboards are on the bridge overpasses on Bathurst St. at Steeles Ave. and Dufferin St. at Steeles Ave. These new billboards, both facing south, target traffic heading out of Toronto […]

LoyalTree Acquired by @SessionM

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Last week SessionM announced that it had acquired LoyalTree, a provider of integrated point-of-sale (POS) marketing software for retail brands. The acquisition will make integration with point-of-sale systems easier and faster to deploy as well as cheaper to maintain. The acquisition follows SessionM’s USD 35M strategic funding investment in September 2016. We are told that […]

Marta Martinez joins @intersection_co as Chief Revenue Officer

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Intersection, the urban innovation company at the forefront of technology and data-driven media solutions in cities, top transit systems, and airports across the country, this week announced that Marta Martinez has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. Drawing on more than 15 years of leadership in digital advertising and media, Martinez will drive revenue […]