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Changes At The Top of ‪@JCDecaux_UK ‬

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

JCDecaux UK announced today that Spencer Berwin and Philip Thomas will step down from their roles as Co-CEOs at the end of March 2019 and will move to new positions as non-executive directors reporting directly to Jean-François Decaux. Chris Collins, the Managing Director of its Rail and Retail Divisions and Dallas Wiles the Chief Commercial […]

UK @RMGNetworks Closes Its Tower42 (Show) Office

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Following on from the news early in the New Year that at least half a dozen UK based RMG Networks’ employees were told on their return to work at the beginning of the year that their services were no longer required, we now have confirmation that their once prestigious London briefing centre and product showcase […]

#CES2019 #StampedeGoldRush Winners

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Stampede Global are the masters of the prize draw and regularly hold competitions for their partners at events in Europe and North America, so it was no surprise that #CES2019 would be any different, and perhaps even, in honour of the show itself, slightly bigger and more glamorous. There were five winners and three of […]

#ISE2019 ‪@DSF_Europe ‬Announcement

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Watch out at #ISE2019 for an announcement from DSF Europe that will likely involve; a name change, a divorce from whatever pretence they had at association from the Digital Signage Federation proper, and closer ties to AVIXA.

Re-admission of ‪@OceanOutdoorUK ‬To The London Stock Exchange

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Ocean Outdoor, has (finally) announced that its ordinary shares have been re-admitted to the Standard Listing segment of the Official List of the UK Listing Authority, and that trading in its shares was going to recommence at 8:00am January 9, 2019 on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market (LSE: OOUT). Commenting on the re-admission, Tim […]

Full Motion Digital Ribbons on London Underground

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Exterion Media and Transport for London (TfL) have kicked-off the new year by announcing Google, Netflix, O2, Disney and easyJet as the advertiser launch partners for the new Digital Ribbon screens live at key London Underground locations. Chris Reader, Head of Commercial Media, TfL, said “Our new digital ribbon screens at three of our most […]

Marc Rassier Joins ‪@PeerlessAVEU ‬

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Peerless-AV has appointed Marc Rassier as a key account manager for Germany in its EMEA sales team. We are told that his background in sales and product management, at some of the world’s largest electronics and computing manufacturers, makes him an ideal candidate to help take the company’s German business to the next level. His […]

Rahim Kamani Joins Chameleon Digital Media

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Chameleon Digital Media, a subsidiary of Adapt Media, has strengthened its executive team with the hiring of Rahim Kamani as Senior National Account Executive and will report directly to Laura Maurice, Senior Vice President of Sales. He has a diverse background and experience in driving revenue and has recently played an instrumental role in digital […]

Kaleo Lee joins @BrightSign

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

#SCNtheNine alumni Kaleo Lee, formerly with The Audio Visual Company (AVCO) of Hawaii has joined BrightSign. We understand that he will be covering California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Hawaii.

Greg Dieckhaus joins Datapath

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Datapath has named industry veteran Greg Dieckhaus as sales manager for Southeast U.S. With an AV career spanning over 30 years, he brings extensive experience to the Datapath team, with successful roles at some of the biggest names in the U.S. AV industry, including AVI-SPL, Starin, and Whitlock. His new role will see him managing […]