Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Manu Mesimäki Leaves @ZetaDisplayPubl

Monday, January 18th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

ZetaDisplay AB (publ) (Nasdaq Stockholm: ZETA) has announced that Hans van’t Hoff has been appointed Chief Operations Officer. He replaces Manu Mesimäki who has decided to leave the Group at the end of this end month (January, 2021). Hans will report to CEO Per Mandorf and be part of the Group Management of ZetaDisplay. Hans […]

ScanSource UK Ltd Goes Under

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

On Friday January 15, 2021 the UK staff at ScanSource UK Ltd. were told that the company would be going into liquidation.

The 2021 DailyDOOH Travelogue

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This is the thirteenth year that we have documented our travels as part of our business. Let me start off by saying that for those who thought that #COVID19 would only affect 2020, you will need to think again, the pandemic we are in now, will be known to future generations as ‘The Great 2020 […]

Tony Price Joins Northamber plc

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Andrew Neale

Tony Price has joined Northamber plc as Director of Solutions. Northamber Solutions supplies and supports the channel in the areas of Connect, Store and Protect (Networking, Server & Storage and Security). Tony brings almost 30 years of channel experience to the Solutions team, with almost 20 years of experience leading teams in distribution and 10 […]

Elaine Casabuona Joins Maxell Ltd

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Andrew Neale

Elaine Casabuona has joined Maxell Ltd as Head of Commercial and Marketing. In her new role, she will also be responsible for establishing new commercial and programming agreements with the main groups operating in the professional AV market. Elaine Casabuona began her career at Hitachi Europe in 1989. In her long career she has held […]

Florian Walz Joins Neo Advertising

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Florian Walz has joined Goldbach Group’s Neo Advertising as Chief Digital Officer. As a member of the executive board, he will report directly to CEO Christian Vaglio-Giors.

Philips Professional Display Solutions Rebrands As PPDS

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Andrew Neale

Philips Professional Display Solutions has been rebranded as PPDS. Chris Colpaert, general manager for EMEA, AP and NA at PPDS, was quoted as saying “Our new strategic direction is focused on total solutions, global presence and sustainability. And this important strategic redirection is the right moment to give our organisation a new identity – PPDS. […]

VIOOH and Ubimo Announce Partnership

Thursday, January 14th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Ubimo, a Quotient brand (NYSE:QUOT) powering Out-of-Home sales, planning, measurement and programmatic buying, has announced its partnership with VIOOH. Gilad Amitai, VP Revenue and Operations, Ubimo, a Quotient company said “This partnership increases the scale and caliber of our DSP offering for the ad buying community. We are excited to further establish ourselves as a […]

Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC Invests In @GRIDSERVE_HQ

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC has announced a GBP 10m investment in GRIDSERVE Holdings Limited, the parent company of GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy Ltd as the firms strengthen their partnership following the successful launch of the UK’s first ultra-fast Electric Forecourt. Robert Gordon, CEO of Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC, said “Our collaboration with GRIDSERVE to deliver sustainable […]

We Miss You & Can’t Wait To Welcome You Back in 2022

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Las Vegas resorts and attractions joined together to show support of #CES2021 with an orchestrated marquee display hours before the start of the annual show. CES, which has been held in Las Vegas for more than four decades, is being held virtually this year in light of the pandemic. More than two dozen marquees along […]