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AdMobilize Now Targeting Europe & Middle East

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

Founded in 2012 and following three years of R&D, AdMobilize burst onto the scene in 2015 at the OAAA/TAB Conference and Expo in San Diego; its growth since then has been nothing short of spectacular. AdMobilize’s technology is now being used in 404 cities in 75 countries, and the company is constantly adding new products/services. […]

CEO Spotlight: Mike Tyquin, Adshel, Sydney, Australia

Friday, April 6th, 2018

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month, we welcome Mike Tyquin, CEO, Adshel, Sydney, Australia. Please tell us about the company’s history Adshel in Australia and New Zealand was founded just over 20 years ago as a Joint Venture between More O’Ferrall (now Clear Channel) and APN News & Media (now HT&E). APN at the time owned a number of […]

CEO Spotlight: Karine Moses, Astral at Bell Media, Montréal

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Karine Moses, President, Astral at Bell Media and Vice-President, Bell Media Sales Québec (TV/Radio), Montreal. You have held nine different positions since joining Bell in 1997, but seem to have had no direct experience in the world of Out-of-Home and Digital Out-of-Home. Tell us about your experience and why you think […]

30 Years of Digital Signage

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

There’s only one digital signage company that can claim to have been around, even before the coining of the term ‘digital signage’; there’s only one company that can claim to be the first name written down on a shortlist, whatever the industry RFP is for AND there’s only one company in our space that has […]

CEO Spotlight: Vasco Perestrelo, MOP, Lisbon

Friday, November 24th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Vasco Perestrelo, CEO of MOP (Multimedia Outdoors Portugal) Lisbon, Portugal. You worked in music, television and advertising before joining Multimedia Outdoors Portugal (MOP). Can you tell us about this background and how it now relates to your position at MOP? Since my childhood, I have always had a big interest in […]

CEO Spotlight: Charley Delana, Westfield, New York

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month, we welcome Charley Delana, Executive Vice-President, Global Entertainment & Brand Partnerships, Westfield, New York You have a very varied career background. Please tell us about it, what you learned from these positions and how do they relate to what you are now doing with Westfield? Throughout my career, I have had a consistent […]

CEO Spotlight: Kevin Gleason, Adams Outdoor Advertising & Fairway Outdoor Advertising, Roswell, Georgia

Friday, September 29th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month, we welcome Kevin Gleason, President & CEO, Adams Outdoor Advertising & Fairway Outdoor Advertising (now referred to as AOA+FOA), Roswell, Georgia, USA. What is the history of Adams Outdoor and its current ownership? Adams Outdoor was started in 1983 by entrepreneur Stephen Adams with the acquisition of Central Outdoor in Michigan. The billboard […]

CTS Approved @BrightSign Training Sessions & More

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

When we heard that BrightSign had just shipped its one millionth media player, it was mind-boggling: one million actual products is a lot different than one million Tweets or one million YouTube videos. “Yes, over a million media players have been shipped since 2002 and they’re found everywhere around the world in just about every […]

Impressive @SEGD #Xlab2017 Agenda

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

If you have never attended an SEGD Conference, this is most definitely your year to do so. Having attended innumerable other conferences throughout my career, my first SEGD Conference two years ago was an incredibly pleasant surprise and a breath of fresh air – I still remember many of the sessions in vivid detail! This […]

CEO Spotlight: Edin Pasalic, Go2Digital, Zagreb, Croatia

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Edin Pasalic, Co-Founder, Go2Digital, Zagreb, Croatia. I’ve seen you described as a smart, determined, young entrepreneurial leader with a big vision. Tell us about your background, and why did Digital Out-of-Home attract you? Born in Zagreb, I spent 18 years of my childhood growing up in Croatia’s capital city. I practised […]