Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

PatientPoint in Talks to Merge With Outcome Health

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

It’s been no secret that Searchlight Capital have been keen to dispose of PatientPoint LLC for 18 months or so. Searchlight Capital Partners and Silver Point Capital pumped in USD 140 Million to the well thought of point-of-care network back in June 2017, Rumour this week, substantiated by folks at Bloomberg, says that PatientPoint LLC […]

Chris St. John Joins Chameleon Digital

Friday, October 23rd, 2020

Tristan Cotterill

Chris St. John has joined Toronto-based digital media company Chameleon Digital Media as a National Account Executive Laura Maurice, SVP of Sales at Adapt Media and Chameleon Digital Media told us “Chris comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the digital space that will allow us to continue growing Chameleon through mobile data […]

Another 20 Year Veteran Gone From @KineticwwUK

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Rumour is that Kinetic have just let go Colin Bundock and more than likely, some or all of his team as well. Colin has been Trading Director at Kinetic Worldwide for well over 12 years and a near industry lifer with 20+ years in the industry. He was universally acclaimed as one of the most […]

22Miles TempDefend Thermal Screening Solution

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Andrew Neale

22Miles has announced am integration with Elo, as a recommended hardware solution for deployment with 22Miles TempDefend software. The combined solution including Elo I-Series touchscreen computers, Mounting Solutions, Temperature Sensor Pro, EloView and 22Miles software brings plug-and-play, self-service thermal detection capabilities to a wide range of industries and applications, from enterprise and hospitality, to education […]

Q3, 2020 @Barco Trading Update

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Andrew Neale

Barco (Euronext: BAR; Reuters: BARBt.BR; Bloomberg: BAR BB) announced the results for the third quarter ended 30 September 2020 which they described as a “Soft Q3 with mix of recovery and prolonged covid impact”. Barco CEO, Jan De Witte told us “While total company topline for the 3rd quarter was flat with the 2rd quarter, we […]

Changes To The Nielsen Marketing Cloud Solution

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) has announced that they are making sweeping changes to their Nielsen Marketing Cloud solution to enable advertisers to activate against an omnichannel campaign strategy. Marketers want to be able to buy audiences across all channels and are asking for independent, scaled and transparent based data to target their campaigns against. […]

Signagelive Leading The Way Say @DigitalAmped’s MD

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Guest Contributor, Dylan Holtzhausen

Amped Digital supply and install fully customised digital signage solutions across Australia and New Zealand and my team and I have been supplying and installing Signagelive around the region for the last two years. It has opened up tremendous opportunities for us as an integrator and allowed the deployment of successful systems for clients, often […]

BoardActive Reputedly Closed Down

Friday, October 16th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Rumor is that Doug Pittman, truly one of the most unpleasant individuals you may ever get to meet, has shut down BoardActive. If true, there will be no mourners. I am sure that many industry associations, those he owed money too and many others, will be raising a glass or two in celebration. You can […]

New @OMA_Australia Campaign Announces Audience Return to Outdoor Spaces

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Tristan Cotterill

The OMA has launched a joint industry campaign, Spring into Out of Home, celebrating the return of people to Outdoor spaces and places. OMA CEO Charmaine Moldrich told us “As the weather warms for spring, and COVID safety restrictions are slowly lifted, people are eager to get outside and start creating their new normal. We […]

Bottega Veneta @PearlMedia Pop Up Projections

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Known for developing award-winning, out-of-the-box advertising solutions that help brands engage with consumers where they live, work and play, Pearl Media recently worked with luxury goods and high fashion brand Bottega Veneta to devise a plan to bring the new Bottega Veneta: Men collection directly to fashion minded New Yorkers. When the Italian fashion house […]