Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

2020 @ZetaDisplayPubl Annual Report

Tuesday, April 6th, 2021

Andrew Neale

ZetaDisplay AB (publ) (NASDAQ Stockholm: ZETA) has announced that its Annual Report for 2020 (in Swedish) has been published and is available in electronic format on the Group’s website. READ MORE Is @ZetaDisplayPubl’s Debt Killing It? Nordland Systems Acquired By @ZetaDisplayPubl Randstad Netherlands Renews With @ZetaDisplayPubl Manu Mesimäki Leaves @ZetaDisplayPubl

LG Exits Mobile Phone Business

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) announced today that it is closing its mobile business unit. In the statement they said “LG’s strategic decision to exit the incredibly competitive mobile phone sector will enable the company to focus resources in growth areas such as electric vehicle components, connected devices, smart homes, robotics, artificial intelligence and business-to-business solutions, […]

Digital Cinema Media Partners With HIDEAWAY CINEMA

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Digital Cinema Media (DCM) has announced that it is expanding its advertising opportunities to cover outdoor cinema across the UK, with the newly expanded outdoor cinema operator HIDEAWAY CINEMA joining its cinema portfolio in 2021. Karen Stacey, CEO, DCM said “We are thrilled to welcome HIDEAWAY CINEMA as our first Outdoor Cinema partner to further […]

CEDIA Launches Global CEO Search with Vetted Solutions

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Andrew Neale

CEDIA has retained global executive search firm Vetted Solutions to help recruit its next CEO, marking a key stage in the hiring process. Vetted Solutions has a demonstrated track record of executive recruiting within the international association, technology, and design and build industries. The recruiting company has offices in Washington D.C., Chicago, and Los Angeles, […]

Spectrio LLC Acquires @Enplug

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Spectrio LLC’s new owners have continued their acquisition spree with the purchase of Enplug. Daniel Babb, Chief Technology Officer at Spectrio told us “Enplug has a remarkable reputation for its flexible and innovative digital signage platform that is easy to manage and scale for global brands. We are excited to add Enplug’s unique multi-level content […]

Combating Asian Hate @HorizonMedia Campaign

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Horizon Media, the largest and fastest growing privately held media services agency in the world has launched a multichannel PSA Campaign to combat Asian Hate. Adage reported that “A diversity-focused business resource group within Horizon Media representing employees with Asian heritage is launching a sweeping new public service campaign in support of Asian American communities […]

Adam Berditch Joins @AbsenEurope

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Andrew Neale

Adam Berditch has joined Absen as its new business development manager for the UK. Adam started his career at Sahara (now Clevertouch Systems) and joined Absen from Anixter where he was a global account manager.

Jo Dick Joins Commercial Radio Australia

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Tristan Cotterill

Former-Omnicom exec Jo Dick has joined Commercial Radio Australia as chief commercial officer.

#AVAwards @AVMag November 5, 2021

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

After what many clearly recognise was a truly awful virtual #AVAwards last year, the industry will be pleased to know that this year, they are back and in-person. The #AVAwards will take place at London Evolution on November 5, 2021. You can click here to check out the categories and get your entry started.

BrightSign Compatibility w/ Adobe Experience Manager Screens

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

Andrew Neale

BrightSign, LLC today announced that its hardware is now fully compatible with Adobe Experience Manager Screens. Adobe is the latest in a growing list of the top content management system (CMS) platforms to build in native support for BrightSign media players. Jeff Hastings, BrightSign’s CEO said “We greatly value our partnership with Adobe, and this […]