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Lamar To Manage Dane County Regional Airport #OOH Inventory

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), one of the largest out of home media companies in the world, announced this week that the company has been awarded a contract by Dane County Regional Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI to manage all Out of Home advertising inventory within the airport. Lamar will initially refurbish all existing advertising […]

Not One, Not Two But Three @Barco Events During #NYDSW

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Thursday November 1, 2018 and Friday November 2, 2018 during New York Digital Signage Week, sees Barco hold an Innovation Showcase, a seminar entitled ‘The Evolution of Display Technology for Retail and Public Spaces‘ and their regular Media Lab Session (usually Monday evening but not this year), which alongside the usual cocktails, will feature Moment […]

What’s Going on At @RMGNetworks ?

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

In the UK at least, well over 25% of their staff have already gone, ‘super salesman’ Joe Rabah who was parachuted in from Dubai at the beginning of the year to run EMEA from London, has now been sent back home and it would appear that Kevin Hill is going to try to step into […]

Chicago’s Iconic Navy Pier Welcomes & Informs Guests w/ Help From @Nanolumens

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Chicago is a city that has always celebrated culture and the arts and that is especially apparent at Navy Pier, one of the Midwest’s top destinations. Originally completed in 1916 as part of Daniel Burnham‘s plan for Chicago, Navy Pier is an iconic landmark inspiring discovery and wonder. Since its last redevelopment in 1995, more […]

Children with Cancer UK ‘Ring the Bell’ Interactive Donation Billboard

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Children with Cancer UK, the leading national children’s charity dedicated to research into cancer in children and young people, has today, October 16, 2018, released ‘Ring the Bell’, a social video featuring a specially created interactive digital out of home installation. The digital billboard creative encourages the public to show their support by shaking their […]

#GITEX2018 Technology Week, Dubai

Monday, October 15th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Some smart companies are currently exhibiting at #GITEX2018 which is taking place in Dubai at the moment. Always there (it seems) is Esprit Digital with a very smart stand (Z3-A44) … We’ve also seen NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) (stand Z1-D20 in Za’abeel Hall) and ONELAN who are with LG (stand B6-01). If you are […]

Global Acquires ‪@ExterionMediaUK ‬

Monday, October 15th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The UK’s largest commercial radio group Global, who only acquired both Outdoor Plus and Primesight back in September, has now made a binding offer to acquire Exterion Media (with operations in Ireland, France, The Netherlands and Spain), the second biggest Out-of-Home media owne in the UK. All three acquisitions likely give the new business ‘Global […]

Lyle Bunn 1954 – 2018

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

It’s with great sadness that we have to report that well-known digital signage industry consultant Lyle Bunn has passed away. He died last Tuesday, at his home in Brighton, Ontario, of complications from colon cancer. He was just 63. We had probably all noted that Lyle had been absent from trade shows and conferences in […]

AVIXA Women’s Council Local Groups Double Since #InfoComm18

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The AVIXA Women’s Council, founded by the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, with a mission to provide a global community for supporting and empowering women in the AV industry, has experienced a surge in the formation of local groups following InfoComm 2018. In just four months, the AVIXA Women’s Council has more than doubled the […]

#OceanDCC @BBHblacksheep @StLukesLondon Winners

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

BBH and St Luke’s Communications have been awarded the top prizes in Ocean’s ninth digital creative competition for out-of-home concepts created for the furniture retailer Swoon and The National AIDS Trust. BBH takes the top brand prize with Swoon – Obsessed, a stylish game which uses Ocean’s responsive screen technology to tap into peoples’ passion […]