Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Christie Lobby Experiences On Display at #CinemaCon

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Kathryn Cress, global & corporate marketing VP, Christie told us “In keeping with our ability to deliver what cinemas need to grow audience attendance, Christie’s presence at CinemaCon 2017 will be pervasive, from both within and outside the Colosseum at Caesars Palace; along the corridors, archways, registration areas and lounges; as well as Christie’s own […]

Josh Tonasket joins @planarsystems / @LeyardGroup

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Andrew Neale

Josh Tonasket has joined the Planar and Leyard Sales Team. Josh will manage Planar and Leyard’s sales efforts for Northern California. Josh comes to Planar and Leyard with ten years of experience in the digital signage industry and has significant technology expertise in large format LCD displays. His background includes selling into a wide range […]

James Fife joins @rpVisuals

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

James Fife has joined RP Visual Solutions in the newly created role of Consultant Liaison. He will be the primary interface for the AV Consultant community and facilitate their need to integrate creative visual structures and optically engineered screens. James hails from Toronto, Canada where he spent over 10 years in the A/V and Consulting […]

The City Tree, @MyCityTree

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

The City Tree is making a big impact at #CeBIT. It’s from a German company called Green City Solutions. They describe their solutions as a unique combination of #IoT and Plants They can be found in Hall 11 Stand C38

All Terrorists Are Politely Reminded

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

You don’t need Digital Signage for this… THIS IS LONDON .. we will indeed be having a cup of tea. The picture was brought to our attention by @DanLeeAV on twitter but it’s an uncredited picture from Facebook which some say is #fakenews – either way it made us LOL AND it is the sort […]

When Pheobe’s Dad’s Dog Attacked Joey in Upstate NY

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

No it’s not a new cast for Friends, this is the BroadSign team in their new office in New York… From left to right: Vince Banks, Aura Koljonen, Stephanie Gutnik and Jean Beaudry. Central Perk we believe is just round the corner… Aura Koljonen is a recent hire and is Manager, Programmatic Solutions at BroadSign.

Prysm Completes Kaybus Acquisition

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Prysm, Inc., once a wannabe in the manufacturing display business but now describing itself as a “leading provider of cloud-based, digital-canvas solutions” has just announced it has completed the acquisition of Kaybus, Inc., known for its secure, cloud-based Knowledge Automation software for enterprises. The press release stated that integration of the Kaybus development team and […]

IPONWEB Joins @DPAAorg

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

The Digital Place Based Advertising Association (DPAA) announced today that IPONWEB has joined the rapidly growing trade marketing association. IPONWEB is a technology company who engineer bespoke programmatic platforms for publishers, advertisers and innovative technology companies across all media channels.

The Global Digital Signage Conference Speaker Lineup

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Global Digital Signage Conference takes place Thursday May 11, 2017 as part of London Digital Signage Week (May 8-12, 2017). Here is the speaker lineup: – 08.45 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST 09.30 Welcome | Adrian J Cotterill 09.45 Music Led Me to Digital Signage, Then It All Went Wrong | James Abdool | Head of Digital […]

Kevin Bennett joins GPM360

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Kevin Bennett has joined GPM360 as Head of Sales. Kevin has an extensive background in TV; for the last seven and a half years he’s been Group Account Director at Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and before that he was Advertising Group Head at ITV for almost six years.