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Srinivas Rao To Headline @AVIXA #Infocomm19 #TideConference

Friday, April 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Srinivas Rao, best-selling author and host of popular podcast The Unmistakable Creative, will headline AVIXA’s TIDE (Technology. Innovation. Design. Experience.) conference at #Infocomm19 in Orlando, Florida. The #TideConference brings together innovators from design, architecture, technology, live events, and art to discuss the dynamic results and incredible experiences that experiential design plays in business. Srinivas Rao […]

The Official Line on Cennyd Roberts’ Departure At @8OutdoorMedia

Friday, April 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

If rumours are to be believed then all may not be well in the world of SIS Digital Vision Limited / SIS Digital / 8 Outdoor. We were the first last week to break the news (April 12 here) that Cennydd Roberts, the CEO of 8 Outdoor was to leave the business. The official release […]

Waterfront Toronto Sued by @Cancivlib

Friday, April 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Canadian Civil Liberties Association is suing Waterfront Toronto and the federal, provincial and municipal governments of Canada over the quayside smart city project which is being developed by Sidewalk Labs, partly owned of course by Google parent company, Alphabet. At a press conference this week Canadian Civil Liberties Association executive director and general counsel […]

Wickes Launches Its First Ever #DOOH and Radio Roadblock Campaign

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Wickes, the UK home improvement retailer, has today launched its first ever digital out of home and radio roadblock campaign to capture the attention of consumers during the busiest period of the year for DIY. Devised by Posterscope, working with Carat, the highly targeted campaign kicks off with a digital out of home domination on […]

Global Outdoor is Born

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) this week (finally) approved the acquisition of Exterion Media by Global, the Media & Entertainment group, enabling Global to move forward with the full launch of its new Outdoor division, following the simultaneous purchases of Primesight and Outdoor Plus in September 2018 and Exterion Media in November 2018. […]

Clear Channel Airports Wins PHL Seven Year Airport Advertising Contract

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Clear Channel Airports, a brand division of Clear Channel Outdoor (NYSE: CCO),and an indirect subsidiary of iHeartMedia Inc., this week announced Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) has selected the U.S. airport media leader for a new seven-year airport advertising contract extending a relationship that began in 2002. This win comes via a competitive process among three […]

The Sea Is The Sky

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Glimpse and the not-for-profit collective We Are Ocean have made a clever connection between cities and the seas in a UK out-of-home campaign which is triggered by rainfall from the ocean. The Sea Is The Sky recalibrates the relationship between inland urban populations and the world’s oceans, using delightfully surreal animated scenes which are powered […]

Mandalay Bay Gets 15 New @Daktronics LEDs

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has been asked by Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, to manufacture and install 15 LED displays throughout the venue, including an eight-display centerhung system. Scott Preston, general manager of Mandalay Bay Events Center said “Guest experience was a driving focus during the entire renovation process. We […]

Sarah Joyce Named As @AVIXA’s New Chief Global Officer

Monday, April 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

AVIXA, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, has announced that Sarah Joyce will become the association’s next Chief Global Officer, taking over from Terry Friesenborg, who will retire at the end of the year. Sarah comes to AVIXA after nearly 12 years at Electrosonic Ltd., most recently as Managing Director. She and Friesenborg will jointly […]

Formula E Broadcast Deal @OceanOutdoorUK @DS_Official

Monday, April 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

DS Automobiles has been announced as the brand partner for premium outdoor media owner Ocean Outdoor’s exclusive coverage of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. In a multi-screen outdoor and TV broadcast deal brokered by Mediacom and the Infinitum Entertainment Group, DS Automobiles becomes the commercial sponsor of Ocean’s race coverage for the season that […]