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#ISE2019 The Truth Is In The Numbers

Friday, February 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

81,268 people attended #ISE2019 this year, a very small increase over the 2018 attendance figure of 80,923. With only 345 more people attending, growth here has undoubtedly slowed. Note that the 2018 attendance figure showed a remarkable 8.6% year-on-year increase over the year before (2017). With next year being the last time that ISE will […]

JCDecaux Launches Creative Resource Foundry

Friday, February 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Reflecting the crucial role of powerful creative in Out-of-Home campaign effectiveness, and the potential presented by Digital Out-of-Home, JCDecaux has launched Foundry. The four-strong Foundry team is led by Lead Creative Partner Antonietta Chioccarelli and Creative Partner Mike Brand. Dallas Wiles, Chief Commercial Officer, JCDecaux UK told us “At JCDecaux we are dedicated to ensuring […]

Stuart Taylor, CEO of @KineticwwUK to Step Down

Friday, February 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

WPP’s Kinetic this week announced that Stuart Taylor, CEO of Kinetic UK, will be retiring in June 2019. He was appointed as UK Chief Executive in 2013, and tasked with rebuilding and strengthening the senior team. During his six years in charge, Kinetic has experienced strong revenue performance and set the agenda for the industry […]

Panasonic Business *New* Customer Experience Centre, Bracknell

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Panasonic Business this week opened the doors to its new Customer Experience Centre in Bracknell, showcasing its range of cutting edge B2B solutions both physically and virtually. Situated at the new UK headquarters on Western Road, Bracknell, the Customer Experience Centre is experienced as two zones. The first is an immersive 270 degree interactive presentation […]

Spencer Berwin New ‪@VIOOH ‬Chairman

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Rumour is that Spencer Berwin will soon become the new VIOOH Chairman.

‘Channel Bristol’ Expands, ‪@JCDecaux_UK

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

JCDecaux UK has digitised Bristol Temple Meads station, providing clients and agencies with a new digital channel in the UK’s 10th largest city by population. Brands can now reach audiences in Bristol across rail, roadside and retail digital Out-of-Home, creating ‘Channel Bristol’ delivering 3.5 million digital weekly viewed impressions every two weeks. Chris Collins, Managing […]

APN Outdoor Launches Perth’s Newest Digital Supersite

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Leading media company APN Outdoor, now part of JCDecaux, has extended its Out-of-Home footprint launching Perth’s newest digital supersite on the Mitchell Freeway. Strategically positioned for maximum exposure on Perth’s major northbound thoroughfare, the super-sized digital billboard measures 12.66 x 3.35 metres and captures three lanes of inbound traffic heading towards the central business district. […]

Appspace and @Crestron Workplace Communications Partnership

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

At #ISE2019, Crestron demonstrated workplace communication solutions powered by its strategic partnership with Appspace. Describe as an easy-to-deploy combination of Crestron hardware and the Appspace communications publishing platform makes it possible to keep employees and guests informed and engaged via digital signage, collaboration displays, and information kiosks. Crestron demonstrated 7″ and 10″ TSW touch screens […]

The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019 Winners Announced

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The winners of the prestigious Poster Prize for Illustration 2019 awards have been announced. The competition, which is open to illustrators and students of illustration around the world, is organised by the Association of Illustrators (AOI) and London Transport Museum. Artists were invited to respond to the theme of London Stories and create an illustration […]

STRATACACHE Centralises APAC Ops In Singapore

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

STRATACACHE today announced the decision to open a new regional headquarters in Singapore for leading Asia-Pacific operations across the STRATACACHE family of marketing technology companies, including Scala. The new 3,100 square foot office will allow STRATACACHE to centralize operations and support for sales, marketing, development, services and customer support in the expansive region. Chris Riegel, […]