Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Smart Cities: Leading Platforms, Segment Analysis & Forecasts 2019-2023

Monday, May 20th, 2019

Andrew Neale

New analysis by Juniper Research has found that smart city traffic technology solutions deployed to ease chronic congestion in cities will generate $4.4 billion in revenue in 2023, up from $2 billion in 2019. These solutions typically use sensors in combination with machine learning software algorithms to dynamically alter traffic light phasing according to traffic […]

Mary Perrella joins Vengo Labs

Friday, May 17th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Former Clear Channel and Barco Exec Mary Perrella has joined Vengo Labs as Director of Media Sales.

Firefly To Announce Latest Funding Round

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

We hear that Firefly, who only raised USD 21.5M in Seed Funding back in December 2018 have already had to dip back into the market and are soon to announce a further funding round. In June, they’ll also likely officially announce and expansion into New York.

Alison Maxson Joins @ScreenBeam

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Former BARCO, former Absen PR, Marketing & Communications exec Alison Maxson has joined ScreenBeam as Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications

Jonathan Glanz Joins @D3LED

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Industry veteran Jonathan Glanz has joined D3 LED as a Senior Sales Executive.

oOh! Launches A World of Unmissable in NZ

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

oOh!media has vowed to make New Zealand’s brands even more unmissable among their audiences with its increased footprint, leading data and insights offering and a restructured team to deliver powerful solutions for advertisers. This comes following the full integration of the Adshel (Street Furniture) business to form a bigger and better new Out of Home […]

Helge Haarig joins @ZetaDisplayAB

Friday, May 3rd, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Long time Scala employee, a veteran of almost 20 years, namely Helge Haarig has joined ZetaDisplay AB as Senior Project Manager International Business.

Geopath Adds Place-Based Measurement

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Geopath, the not-for-profit organization that provides audience location measurement to the Out of Home industry, this week finally announced that it has added measurement of place-based advertising to its Insights Suite. This long overdue addition now makes it possible for buyers and sellers to have a more comprehensive view of the total OOH advertising ecosystem.

University of Connecticut’s Hall of Champions

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Andrew Neale

Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has partnered with Dimensional Innovations, an experience design, technology and fabrication firm, to bring new LED video displays to life for the University of Connecticut’s Hall of Champions on campus in Storrs, Connecticut. Curtis Walker, technology director for Dimensional Innovations told us “The Daktronics team worked with us every […]

Diversified Acquires Australian Business Rutledge AV

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Andrew Neale

Diversified has announced the acquisition of Rutledge AV, described as one of the top integrators in Australia,. Fred D’Alessandro, Diversified founder and CEO was quoted as saying “I’m very excited for this endeavour, expanding our capabilities into the Australian market and being a true global technology partner for our clients,” said The Rutledge team and […]