Archive for the 'CEO SPOTLIGHT' Category

Up Next @fepeOOH President Antonio Vincenti

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Maddie Cotterill

Kicking off 2016 in our CEO Spotlight will be FEPE President Antonio Vincenti (Chairman and CEO of Pikasso). All of our CEO Spotlights are available online (click here), as well as in print: – DOOH INSIGHTS: Volume 4 DOOH INSIGHTS: The Best of 2014 DOOH INSIGHTS: The Best of 2013 DOOH INSIGHTS: 2008 To 2012 DOOH INSIGHTS: Volume 4 […]

CEO Spotlight: Justin Cochrane, Clear Channel UK, London

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This month we welcome Justin Cochrane, CEO, Clear Channel UK, London You have been with Clear Channel for almost ten years. Tell us the changes that you have seen in the industry in that time? The biggest changes I’ve seen include the rise of digital Out of Home (rather obviously). It’s taken time to get […]

CEO Spotlight: Luc Quétel, Astral Out of Home, Bell Media, Montréal

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This month we welcome Luc Quétel, President, Astral Out of Home, Bell Media in Montréal. Please tell us a little about your personal background and how you became involved in the Out-of-Home and Digital Out-of-Home sector?
 I have more than 20 years of media industry experience, mainly in advertising technologies, and am currently the President […]

CEO Spotlight: Shaun Gregory, Exterion Media, London

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This month we welcome Shaun Gregory, CEO, Exterion Media, London. Your background was, I believe, largely in the telecommunications sector. Why, do you believe, you were chosen to lead Exterion Media, and what attracted you to make the move? I’ve spent 27 years in the advertising sector, with the last 6 looking after Telefonica’s Global […]

CEO Spotlight: Jonathan Lewis, Outdoor Plus, London

Friday, August 28th, 2015

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This month we welcome Jonathan Lewis, Managing Director, Outdoor Plus, London. Please tell us something of your background, and how you got involved with digital out-of-home. I think it’s fairly well documented that I’ve always worked in the Outdoor industry – starting at the tender age of 22, following my university degree in Politics. Postermobile […]

CEO Spotlight: Steven Lundstrom, Mediplay Inc., Huntington Beach

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Steven Lundstrom, CEO, Mediplay Inc., Huntington Beach, California Will you tell us a little bit about Mediplay? Mediplay was founded in 2004 by Dr. William LeLiever, an ENT physician and his son, Jamie LeLiever. Dr. LeLiever was looking for a way to better inform his patients on the wide range of […]

CEO Spotlight: Steve Ellman, Branded Cities Network, Phoenix

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Steve Ellman, chairman and CEO, Branded Cities Network, Phoenix, Arizona. Your company is heavily into real estate. Please tell us a bit about your background, what drew you into digital outdoor (and how did you first get into it). We have been in real estate and development since the mid-80s and […]

CEO Spotlight: Marc Keenan, Forrest Media, Glasgow

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Marc Keenan, managing director, Forrest Media, Glasgow, Scotland. Can you tell us about your background and how you got into the Outdoor world? I originally started working as a sign writer in the mid 1980s and joined the Glasgow firm of Trainer Advertising in 1985 – which means that I celebrate […]

CEO Spotlight: Charles Parry-Okeden, Executive Channel, Sydney

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month, we welcome Charles Parry-Okeden, CEO, Executive Channel International, Sydney, Australia. Please tell us about your personal background and how you got involved in the digital out-of-home business. What spurred on the founding initially of Executive Channel Australia? I started my media career in Melbourne, Australia more than 20 years ago. After a short […]

CEO Spotlight: Marc Kidd, Captivate Network, New York

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Gail Chiasson, North American Editor

This month we welcome Marc Kidd, CEO, Captivate Network, New York. You’ve spent much time in the TV and sports-related fields, but the digital signage industry knows little about you. Please tell us your background and how you got into this field. After college, I joined Jim Host and Associates in Lexington, Kentucky. I started […]