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Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

A week tomorrow it will be the Ministry of New Media’s [digital] SMART CITIES CONFERENCE which will be held at BAFTA, London on Wednesday November 29, 2017. With presentations on New World Payphones and JCDecaux’s Smart London initiatives, a panel looking at Smart Cities from the multiple viewpoint of investing, advertising, manufacturing, deployment, measurement and analytics, a […]

New @WestgateOxford Digital Offer From @JCDecaux_UK

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

JCDecaux, the market leader in Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH), is the media partner for Oxford’s new premium, leisure destination, Westgate Shopping Centre. The GBP 500 million development is the city’s premium shopping and leisure destination. Scott Parsons, Managing Director, Retail at Landsec, said “The redevelopment of Westgate Shopping Centre has been a key part of the […]

Retail Formats of the Future Explained @Manolo_Almagro

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

Five years ago (in 2013), the DPAA, NEC Display Solutions of America and the Ministry of New Media put their heads together and agreed that they should try and hold their prestigious New York events in the Fall / Autumn the same week – thus was born New York Digital Signage Week – now of […]

#NYDSW Video Ads Running on the MTA OTG Network

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

As part of the promotional efforts to increase awareness of New York Digital Signage Week, the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is now running a series of video spots on its ‘On the Go Network’ of digital screens throughout the city. The campaign started Oct 3 and runs until the first week of November in support of, and […]

#OceanDCC Award Winners

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

WCRS and Leo Burnett have taken the top prizes in Ocean Outdoor’s eighth annual digital creative competition with award-winning concepts for Sky Ocean Rescue and The British Dyslexia Association. Activist brand Sky Ocean Rescue, set up by media owner Sky, takes the commercial prize for The Ocean’s Most Terrifying Killer, a campaign created by WCRS […]

Toby Sturek joins Branded Cities

Friday, September 29th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

Branded Cities this week announced that it has named Toby Sturek as Senior Vice President, overseeing Business Development and Acquisitions. Steve Ellman, CEO of Branded Cities told us “We are pleased to welcome a proven leader of Toby’s caliber. Along with his extensive experience in the Out-of-Home industry, Toby brings an exceptional track record of […]

The DailyDOOH Investor Conference Agenda

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

Here is the full agenda for The DailyDOOH Investor Conference which takes place on Tuesday October 31 during New York Digital Signage Week. The Agenda follows a familiar pattern for Ministry of New Media events, with each speaker being given 30 minutes to get on, get their message across and get off (again) but, as always, […]

Dan Hight Elected to @DPAAorg’s Board of Directors

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

DPAA, the leading global organization for everything digital out-of-home, has announced that Dan Hight, SVP, Channel Partnerships, GroundTruth (formerly xAd), has been added to its Board of Directors. Barry Frey, President & CEO of DPAA, told us “I feel so fortunate to be able to work closely with a Board of Directors that can best […]

Lamar Wins Advertising Concession for Ontario International Airport

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), one of the largest out of home media companies in the world, has announced that it was recently awarded the ten-year exclusive advertising concession for Southern California’s Ontario International Airport (ONT). Under the contract, Lamar will launch a new comprehensive airport advertising program, including indoor and outdoor advertising displays within […]

BIC Partners w/ @KineticwwUK & @MumsnetTowers

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

BIC, the world renowned stationery manufacturer, has partnered with Kinetic UK to launch its latest Out-of-Home campaign for BIC KIDS, which has been designed by ten budding artists aged between five and 11 years old. The project, coordinated in collaboration with Mumsnet, encouraged primary school children to be creative over the summer holidays by designing […]