Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

DailyDOOH Turns 13 Years Old

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The DailyDOOH officially became a troublesome teenager on Saturday July 26, 2020. We posted a few stories on our blog for a month or so previous to that, whilst we perfected our WordPress skills, but our first ever email which was sent to all of our readers took place on July 26, 2007. That makes […]

Andrea Castelnuovo Joins @PhilipsDisplays‬ PDS

Friday, July 24th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Philips Professional Display Solutions has announced the appointment of LED specialist, Andrea Greguoldo as its new sales manager for the Italian market. Based in Milan, Andrea brings more than 10-years pro AV experience to Philips PDS, joining from Samsung Electronics, where he spent two years in senior sales management positions, including LED project sales manager and […]

Sophie Masson Joins GDX Studios

Friday, July 24th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

GDX Studios, a full-service experiential marketing firm that creates, captures, and amplifies disruptive experiences, has appointed experiential marketing veteran, Sophie Masson, to the team as its new president. In her role, Sophie Masson will be charged with leading the vision of GDX Studios out of the pandemic period and working with the studio’s multidisciplinary team […]

MediaStar Appoints Audio Visual Material as New UK Distributor

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

Andrew Neale

MediaStar Systems, a leader in IPTV, streaming and digital signage solutions, this week announced that it has appointed Audio Visual Material (AVM Ltd) as its new distributor for the UK. The partnership will allow AVM to introduce MediaStar to its roster of hand-selected reseller partners, whilst allowing MediaStar to continue working directly with its network […]

HaaS for Zoom Rooms From @Starin_Mkg

Friday, July 17th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Starin, who introduced AV-as-a-Service (AVaaS) programs for its channel partners in 2018, has announced a new and streamlined Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS) program designed specifically to quickly meet the market demand centred around ZOOM. Addressing the demand with simple on-boarding, allows Starin’s channel partners to easily add pure AVaaS offerings to their portfolio, removing cash flow restraints […]

Jamie Wood Joins oOh!media

Friday, July 17th, 2020

Tristan Cotterill

oOh!media’s Queensland market position is set to be bolstered with the appointment of former ARN Sales Director Jamie Wood as the new leader of its Queensland sales team. An experienced and respected industry figure, Jamie will enhance the capabilities of the local sales team while delivering strategic leadership and building customer relationships across the portfolio. […]

1H20 Topline @Barco Reflects Economic Slowdown

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Today Barco (Euronext: BAR; Reuters: BARBt.BR; Bloomberg: BAR BB) announced results for the six month period ended 30 June 2020.[1] CEO, Jan De Witte told us “Covid-19’s impact on financial results for the first half of the year played out largely as anticipated – albeit with a slightly weaker Q2-topline – with significantly weaker end-market demand […]

NOVUS Canada Brand Extension – NOVUS EXTRA

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Tristan Cotterill

NOVUS Canada announced this week that it has launched a brand extension, NOVUS EXTRA, and that the initiative’s first partnership is with Octopus Interactive, a network of ride share entertainment screens in the United States. Debbie Drutz, President, NOVUS Canada said “We want to bring our clients dynamic new opportunities to reach consumers on a […]

Vengo Introduces Touchless Shopping For Consumers

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Due to #COVID19, virtually overnight, people have been forced to change the way they interact with their world which is why Vengo Labs this week announced that it will deploy even more touch less retail technology across its network of 1400 gym, school, retail and transit locations in North America. Brian Shimmerlik, CEO for Vengo […]

Both CES Unveiled Events Planned To Be Held

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Andrew Neale

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) CES Unveiled series is currently scheduled to continue as planned. CES Unveiled in Paris, Wednesday, October 7, 2020, Palais Brongniart, Paris, France. CES Unveiled will address how technology solutions can help businesses adapt to overcome uncertainty, emerging from global challenges more strategically positioned and more resilient than before. CES Unveiled […]