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DOOH ad startup Alfi replaces Peter Bordes with an interim CEO (Baystreet)

Alfi Inc.(NASDAQ:ALF) (the "Company"), an AI enterprise SaaS advertising platform, previously announced that its Board of Directors appointed James Lee, the Chairman of the Board, to serve as the Company's Interim Chief Executive Officer effective July 22, 2022. Mr. Lee will not receive any compensation from the Company for his service as the Company's Interim Chief Executive Officer. […]

Mon, Aug 15 at 12:10 AM

Sunday, August 14 Sun, Aug 14

World Out of Home Organization APAC FORUM Kuala Lumpur October 11th – 13th, 2022 (WorldOOH)

The venue is the InterContinental hotel, 165 JALAN AMPANG, Kuala Lumpur, 50450, in the heart of the city. This follows WOO's first post-pandemic in-person Global Congress in Toronto and builds on the success of virtual Forums for Europe, Asia and Africa in 2021 and early 2022. There will be a full programme of presentations and speakers from the region and the wider global Out of Home industry. […]

Sun, Aug 14 at 6:14 PM

Billboards celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover to China to stay up in Australia despite complaints (The Guardian)

By Tory Shepherd. Advertising standards regulator says content ‘falls outside our jurisdiction’ as opponents decry ‘cruel reminder’ of China’s crackdown on pro-democracy protesters. The advertisements in Sydney and Melbourne celebrate “a new era” in Hong Kong, where the Chinese Communist party has imposed new security laws and quashed dissent. […]

Sun, Aug 14 at 6:11 PM

OUTFRONT is suing San Jose over a decision to allow Clear Channel to erect two digital billboards on airport property (San Jose Spotlight)

Outfront Media alleges in its lawsuit filed last month that the San Jose City Council “abused their discretion” and violated city policies by authorizing billboards from Clear Channel Outdoor, according to court filings. The city should have held a competitive process to collect bids for billboards from other vendors, including Outfront, the lawsuit says. […]

Sun, Aug 14 at 6:07 PM

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Friday, August 12 Fri, Aug 12

Cineplex Digital Media (CDM) selected to develop, install, and maintain a digital signage network in Primaris REIT-managed shopping centres in Canada (Newswire)

CDM will operate a network of nearly 70 digital displays at 19 Primaris owned and managed retail properties in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick. Each property will receive a custom display solution consisting of large double-sided portrait screens for media advertising, mall directories, and maps. […]

Fri, Aug 12 at 2:19 PM

Executives of DOOH ad platform Vistar and PepsiCo discussed new ways of marketing at Cannes Lions (Billboard Insider)

As part of the week’s events, Lucy Markowitz, SVP of U.S. Sales at Vistar, was joined by industry expert Kate Brady, Global Head of Media Innovation & Partnership Development at PepsiCo, for a panel discussion on how an established brand and Vistar partner like PepsiCo has made innovation a cornerstone of their marketing principles. […]

Fri, Aug 12 at 2:10 PM

Clear Channel to upgrade digital signage at LaQuardia, JFK and Newark Airport (Billboard Insider)

Clear Channel committed to upgrade the airports’ digital displays. Clear Channel is now in the process of completing that contract and modernizing the entire advertising program across Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, New York Stewart International and LaGuardia airports, with over 95 percent of the overall investment going into highly impactful digital displays. […]

Fri, Aug 12 at 2:02 PM

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