Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

#DSE2018 How Self-Driving Cars Will Change the #OOH Industry

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

As part of #DSE2018’s NEW program of ‘Emerging Tech Talks’ we note that there is this 45 minute session entitled ‘How Autonomous Self-Driving Cars Will Change the OOH Industry’ Presented by Kevin Foreman, General Manager of GeoAnalytics for INRIX, it aims to explore the possibility that self-driving cars will cause drivers to take their eyes […]

The @DPAAorg Video Everywhere Summit

Monday, March 5th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

We can exclusively reveal that The DPAA Video Everywhere Summit will take place on Tuesday October 30, 2018. It’s fair to say that the Video Everywhere Summit is not only the largest event of its kind globally, it is also the only one that is both advertising and advertiser focused. It does a truly superb […]

Michaela Hirsch joins @PeerlessAVEU‬

Friday, March 2nd, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Michaela Hirsch has joined Peerless-AV as Sales Manager for Germany. She has over 20 years AV sales, previously working for major ICT distributors and OEMs.

More Layoffs at @OutcomeHealth

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Whilst Outcome Health has seemingly made peace with some of its investors, it’s still in much turmoil with its own employees. Rumours that the company laid off 20 more people these past few weeks seem to be true. That’s in addition to the 200 employees it got rid of in November 2017 and the 70+ […]

Boomerang Media Expand Playhouse Network

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Boomerang Media are expanding their UK playhouse network, with the installation of additional digital 6-sheet posters, taking their estate to 100 digital sites. The playhouse network has now increased to 230 sites in total, giving access to 863,000 children and 575,000 parents every two weeks. The playhouse network includes soft play centres; trampoline parks offering […]

Smartsign Continues to Grow

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Swedish based Smartsign tell us that their success continued in 2017; company turnover increased by 20 percent, that they continue to gain market share and that they see big expansion in Sweden and internationally. CEO Martin Romanowski emphasizes the fact that the company is growing on its own and not through buyouts or mergers. Three […]

Darren Poynton joins SIS Digital Vision Limited

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Darren Poynton has joined SIS Digital Vision Limited as Chief Financial Officer. He brings over 15 years’ media industry experience to the role, having most recently been UK Group CFO at Havas Media Group. Previous roles have included UK CFO at MediaCom and European Finance Director at National Geographic Channels Europe, having started his career […]

GBP 11M Raised for @8OutdoorMedia

Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Tristan Cotterill

The owner of 8 Outdoor has raised GBP 11 million.

David Rae Joins @Proxama

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Proxama PLC (AIM: PROX), has announced the appointment of David Rae as Chief Financial Officer of the Company with immediate effect. David is an accomplished CFO with a wealth of public company, growth and international business experience within the technology and energy sectors. He has joined the Proxama board on a part-time basis and will […]

Jukka Vänskä joins @SeloyLive

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Seloy Live, manufacturer of unique interactive glass and its renowned SENSE touch window, has appointed Jukka Vänskä as its new COO. Vänskä initially spent 20 years in the hand-held electronics industry, providing global OEM solutions for cellphone consumer interfaces. Before joining Seloy Live, he was Sales Director for Valeo Group’s Thermal Bus Systems, Finland, responsible […]