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#dse2017 What are the Emerging Trends in #DOOH?

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Next week the Digital Signage industry will once again descend on Lost Wages for #dse2017 an event that started back in 2004. Many of the pre-show conferences look strong, we’re running a panel at the all-new, full-day, eight-part Digital Out-of-Home Strategy Summit taking place on Tuesday, March 28, (presented by the Digital Signage Federation) AND in […]

When Pheobe’s Dad’s Dog Attacked Joey in Upstate NY

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

No it’s not a new cast for Friends, this is the BroadSign team in their new office in New York… From left to right: Vince Banks, Aura Koljonen, Stephanie Gutnik and Jean Beaudry. Central Perk we believe is just round the corner… Aura Koljonen is a recent hire and is Manager, Programmatic Solutions at BroadSign.

450 Digital Screens 4 Westfield’s Brand Ventures Division

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Brand Ventures division of Westfield Corporation (ASX Code: WFD) has announced the rollout of 450 state-of-the-art, eye-level digital media screens at 17 flagship retail destinations across the United States. We understand that these are 75-inch Esprit Digital units. Adding these 450 new units to Westfield’s existing large-format, high-impact digital screens has created a fully integrated […]

Prysm Completes Kaybus Acquisition

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Prysm, Inc., once a wannabe in the manufacturing display business but now describing itself as a “leading provider of cloud-based, digital-canvas solutions” has just announced it has completed the acquisition of Kaybus, Inc., known for its secure, cloud-based Knowledge Automation software for enterprises. The press release stated that integration of the Kaybus development team and […]

New Midtown West Digitals From @BrandedCities

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Branded Cities Network and SJP Properties have announced an exclusive representation agreement to sell digital advertising and integrated marketing campaigns on two full-motion LED displays, each sized 20’ x 60’ with 20’x 8’ returns, located at the southeast corner of 42nd Street and 8th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan at the new Eleven | X. Both […]

The Global Digital Signage Conference Speaker Lineup

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Global Digital Signage Conference takes place Thursday May 11, 2017 as part of London Digital Signage Week (May 8-12, 2017). Here is the speaker lineup: – 08.45 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST 09.30 Welcome | Adrian J Cotterill 09.45 Music Led Me to Digital Signage, Then It All Went Wrong | James Abdool | Head of Digital […]

Kevin Bennett joins GPM360

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Kevin Bennett has joined GPM360 as Head of Sales. Kevin has an extensive background in TV; for the last seven and a half years he’s been Group Account Director at Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and before that he was Advertising Group Head at ITV for almost six years.

Heidi Voorhees joins @InfoComm

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Heidi A. Voorhees, MBA, CAE has joined InfoComm International as the organization’s new Chief Operating Officer. As COO, she will lead InfoComm’s North American operations and global marketing and communication efforts. With 20 years of trade association and private business experience, Voorhees brings to InfoComm significant expertise in operations management and strategic planning. She spent […]

Three New Hires at @KramerElec

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Kramer Electronics, Ltd. has welcomed three new members to its European management team… Laurent-Francois Koechlin will be Director of Sales Operations in Europe. He brings almost two decades of experience as a Sales Director in Telecom and Customer Experience Management for Alcatel/Nextira One and Sitel respectively. Daniel Furrer will take on the role of Country […]

Harbortouch Partners w/ @TouchTunes

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Digital music and jukebox giant TouchTunes, whose in-venue entertainment platform serves 65,000 bars and restaurants in North America, said this week that it has formed an exclusive sales partnership with Harbortouch, a point-of-sale system and merchant services provider which has served over 300,000 businesses across North America and currently processes over $12 billion in payments […]