Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

#VideoEverywhereSummit @DPAAorg Agenda

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

DPAA, the leading global organization for everything digital out-of-home has announced its agenda for its annual Video Everywhere Summit, to be held at the iconic Roosevelt Hotel in New York on Tuesday, October 30 as part of New York Digital Signage Week (October 29 – November 2, 2018). Once again, the event (easily the biggest […]

Michael Smith joins Wildstone Capital

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Michael Smith has joined Wildstone Capital as its acquisition director. He joins from JCDecaux, where he was partnership director for two years, before that, he was Director of Regional Development for eight years, working at JCDecaux for a total of 16 years. Wildstone is the largest outdoor advertising consultancy in the UK, helping property owners […]

Cadi Jones Joins Beeswax

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Beeswax, described as the industry’s first extensible programmatic buying platform, has appointed Cadi Jones as Commercial Director in its London office to support expanded demand for its services across Europe. As former Commercial Innovation Director at Clear Channel International, an out-of-home advertising company, Cadi Jones was tasked with leading that company’s global programmatic advertising strategy […]

Ari Nahar Joins @PrimeviewGlobal

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Primeview recently announced that Ari Nahar has joined them as a Senior Sales & Channel Manager. We are told that Ari Nahar is an accomplished sales leader with expertise in new market development and key account management with over two decades worth of experience,. His brief is to grow Primeview’s footprint in the AV industry.

Astral Signs Partnership Agreement with @CampsiteProject

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Bell Media’s out-of-home advertising division, Astral, has announced a new partnership with Campsite. This agreement is set to add 240 Astral Digital large format and street furniture faces across Canada through Campsite’s programmatic platform. Campsite’s products include a Supply-Side Platform (SSP), an exchange and a Demand Side Platform (DSP). Karine Moses, President, Astral (you can […]

New dvLED Product Lineup From @NEC_Display

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Andrew Neale

NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc. this week announced the launch of its new F-Series indoor fine pitch direct view LED (dvLED) and Q-Series indoor and outdoor dvLED panels that offer customers a complete video wall solution. The F- and Q-Series mark the first NEC Display dvLED products to be launched from the company’s acquisition […]

Alesia Hendley joins Access Networks

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Alesia Hendley has joined Access Networks as an Associate Sales Engineer. Alesia is well known in the AV and digital signage industry. She is a true AV professional who found her passion at a young age as a sound engineer with her Father’s church. In the early stages of the church’s foundation they couldn’t afford […]

Chengdu InfoComm China 2018 Debuted Today

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Tristan Cotterill

For the first time ever, business leaders and decision makers in the emerging Western China market can take advantage of the latest Professional AudioVisual and Integrated Experience solutions at Chengdu InfoComm China which made its debut today at the Western China International Expo City. The buzz in the region surrounding the lead-up to the show […]

The Kensington Unveiled by @JCDecaux_UK

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

JCDecaux commissioned the globally renowned Zaha Hadid Design to create a landmark advertising structure in London that integrates public art, contemporary design and digital media. The Kensington (launched this week) provides brands with a unique communications’ channel in the capital that combines the latest in digital screen technology with a spectacular, curved double-ribbon stainless steel […]

UK @RMGNetworks Layoffs

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

News in late this week, is that RMG Networks have laid off a ton of staff. Rumour is that as many as 25% of the UK workforce may have been let go, no doubt as long time Symon / RMG Networks executive Joe Rabah who took over leadership of EMEA back at the start of […]