Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

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 […]

#CES2021 ‪@ChipoloTM‬ Ocean Edition

Monday, January 11th, 2021

Andrew Neale

At #CES2021 Chipolo announced that it is pledging USD 1 to the charity Oceanic Global for every ‘Ocean Edition’ Chipolo sold. Inspired by the projected tripling of plastic waste flowing into our oceans, Chipolo has spent 2020 working to tackle the harm caused to our climates, ecosystems and marine life by creating the first sustainable […]

#CES2021 Variety Explores the Future of Entertainment

Monday, January 11th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Variety returns to Las Vegas with its popular Entertainment Summit exploring how new technologies and innovation are steering the future of film, TV, digital media, gaming and more. The Flight Attendant star & Executive Producer Kaley Cuoco, Twitch COO Sarah Clemens, ViacomCBS Streaming CEO Tom Ryan, TikTok VP Blake Chandlee and HBO EVP Brand Marketing […]

FBI Seeking Information

Monday, January 11th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

“You ask for miracles, Theo, I give you the F.B.I.” It didn’t take long for the FBI to use Out of Home in the Washington, DC area, to ask the public for information on those who broke into Capitol Hill last week. As Trump supporters typically don’t like wearing masks to protect themselves against #Covid19, […]

The Hottest Swiss Startups Return To #CES2021

Saturday, January 9th, 2021

Andrew Neale

Swiss innovation lands in virtual Las Vegas Monday, January 11 through Thursday, January 14 with 23 tech startups showcased in the Swisstech pavilion. Selected from a vast field of Switzerland’s entrepreneur and startup ecosystem, Switzerland Global Enterprise along with their partners Presence Switzerland, Innosuisse, swissnex, digitalswitzerland, and Swiss Business Hub USA, bring the leading edge innovation that Switzerland is consistently recognized for the third year in a row to CES. These companies and […]