Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Cherry Tang Tang Joins @Hivestack

Friday, September 17th, 2021

Tristan Cotterill

Cherry Tang Tang has joined Hivestack China as VP Sales. We understand that Cherry will further support brands and agencies in Mainland China, continuing their accelerated growth and the adoption of #pDOOH in the region

Adapt Media Partners With Timmins Transit

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Tristan Cotterill

Adapt Media, an agile place-based OOH provider, and Timmins Transit this week announced Adapt’s ability to sell advertising on the city’s recently augmented bus fleet, bus benches and transit shelters, and on DOOH screens within the Timmins bus terminal. George Pirie, the Mayor of Timmins is looking forward to a lucrative partnership, “In working with […]

#COVID19 Event Casualties (2021)

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Thursday September 16, 2021 may well become known as an industry trade show Black Wednesday what with #NABSHOW which was due to take place October 9–13, 2021 in Las Vegas cancelled, and a few hours later, an announcement that September 27-29, 2021’s Enterprise Connect which was due to take place in Orlando, FL. would now […]

Lamar Advertising Acquires Stott Outdoor

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Billboard Insider confirmed this past weekend that Lamar Advertising has purchased all the assets of Stott Outdoor based in Chico California. We quote from the editor(s) “This was absolutely a great acquisition for Lamar. It now gives Lamar a true Northern California presence, including inventory and an office location, which they’ve desired for some time”. […]

Spectrio Acquires @SixteenNine

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Spectrio, one of the nation’s leading providers of comprehensive digital signage solutions, announced that it has acquired Sixteen:Nine, a digital signage blog and podcast produced by industry veteran, David Haynes. Staisey Divorski, vice president of marketing at Spectrio said “As one of the largest digital signage providers in the U.S., we know the industry is […]

Ad Net Zero Two Day Global Summit

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Ad Net Zero, the UK advertising initiative to help the industry respond to the climate crisis caused by CO2 emissions is marking its first-year anniversary with a special two-day Global Summit. Ad Net Zero is made up of 70 leading companies from across the UK advertising industry, committing to achieving net zero carbon emissions from […]

Brainstorm Cancels Its Participation at #NABShow

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Brainstorm, leading manufacturer of real-time 3D graphics and virtual studio solutions, has announced the cancellation of its participation in #NABShow. Ricardo Montesa, CEO and founder of Brainstorm said “It is with great regret that we announce this decision not to attend NAB 2021, but the safety of our staff, customers and partners is the driving […]

Alessia Hendley Joins @Audinate

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Vibrant, super savvy multimedia journalist and content creator Alessia Hendley aka @theSmoothFactor has joined Audinate as a Business Development Representative.

Richard Sowerby Joins CP Media

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Richard Sowerby has joined CP Media (Community Partners Ltd.) to the new role of Group FD as part of its future growth strategy. CP Media bought Eye Airports, the regional airport advertising company back in 2019 and is looking to grow significantly over the next three years. Mike Brennan, CEO said “CP Media has grown […]

Tane van Wifferen Joins @NDS_Signage

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Tane van Wifferen has joined NDS as a PADS4 Developer. He has an interesting background in Cryptocurrency and developing trading robots, gaining experience with #AI, computer vision and psychology along the way.