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An Interview with Legends Outdoor

After  our Company of the Day feature on Legends Outdoor, Insider had a chance to catch up with Steve Snyder of Legends Outdoor. First a quick correction on their headquarters address and phone number. Headquarters: 2352 Millers Mill Road, Cooksville, MD 21723 Phone:  410-489-4723 Steve, tell us about the history of Legends Outdoor?   We started Legends Outdoor in 2005. Previously I had worked at Clear Channel as VP of Sales for the DC-Baltimore market and Steve Sarkady was new to the […]

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Company of the Day: Look Outdoor

Company: Look Billboards Market:  Southern Oklahoma Headquarters: 1500 W. Broadway, Ardmore, Oklahoma Phone: 580-226-0222 Look Billboards was started in 1997 and is managed by Chris Cowlbeck. The company operates 100+ traditional faces and 5 digital billboards in the following Oklahoma markets: Ardmore, Atoka, Caddo, Durant, Healdton-Wilson, Lone Grove, Madill, Springer and Sulphur-Davis. Most of the billboards are 12 by 24. The company’s digital signs were the subject of several industry write ups shown on the LOOK News web page in […]

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Outdoor Revenue up 3.3% in First Quarter 2016.

May 18, 2016 (Washington, DC) –Out of home (OOH) advertising revenue rose 3.3 percent in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the previous year, accounting for $1.64 billion, based on figures released by the Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA). The revenue increase marks the industry’s 24th consecutive quarter of growth, in contrast to the combination of all other local media, which was down for the quarter, according to an OAAA analysis of Kantar Media data. “The first few […]

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Company of the Day: Legends Outdoor

Company: Legends Outdoor Market: A Mid-Atlantic, regional billboard company offering our customers premier outdoor advertising locations in  Central Maryland/SE Pennsylvania/Eastern West Virginia Western Maryland Morgantown, West Virginia South Central Pennsylvania Headquarters: 7117 Collingwood Ct, Elkridge, MD 21075 Phone:  (703) 716-9045 Email:  ssnyder@legendsoutdoor.com stevesarkady@gmail.com Paid Advertisement

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Company of the Day: Elevation Outdoor Advertising of Tennessee

Company: Elevation Outdoor Advertising of Tennessee Market: East Tennessee Headquarters: 5201 Kingston Pike, Suite 6, #138, Knoxville, TN  37919 Phone: 865-748-2427 Elevation Outdoor Advertising, LLC, based in Knoxville, Tennessee was founded in 2002. It’s majority owner is Martin Daniel. Elevation Outdoor does business in a 14 county area of East Tennessee and has over 210 bulletin displays, most measuring 14’ x 48’ or 10.5’ x 36’. Martin Daniel, an attorney and state representative, has founded three other outdoor advertising firms […]

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Company of the Day: Kowala Outdoor

Company: Kowala Outdoor Advertising Market:  Portland, OR Headquarters:812 SW Washington St, Suite 300, Portland, OR Phone: 503-610-8519 Kowala Outdoor operates static billboards and wallscapes in Portland Oregon.  The company is run by Adam Kowalski.  The firm should not be confused with Koala Outdoor, the Florida outdoor advertising company.     Paid Advertisement  

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Company of the Day: Key Outdoor

Company: Key Outdoor Markets: Illinois, Missouri, Iowa Headquarters: 1873 Armour Road, Bourbonnais, IL  60914 Phone: 815-937-4579 Key Outdoor, Inc. is a family owned business operating in Central Illinois, Northeastern Missouri and Southeastern Iowa.  The company was founded in 1977 and operates 1,700 outdoor advertising displays.  The company started in Kankakee and entered Lasalle-Peru, Decatur Galesburg, Springfield and most recently Quincy.   Paid Advertisement

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Clear Channel Outdoor’s Seven Kingdoms

Insider hears that Clear Channel Outdoor has shuffled into 7 regions to be able to facilitate additional asset sales.  Each region is run a Regional President.  The 7 Regional Presidents report to EVP Gene Leehan who reports to CEO Scott Wells. Here’s who’s who and what they do.  You can see more by looking everyone up on linked in or by viewing Clear Channel Outdoor’s leadership team page. Gene Leehan – EVP who oversees the 7 regional Presidents. Jack Jessen […]

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Big Outdoor To Small Outdoor – Or Not.

Insider thinks you need to be careful before you hire an outdoor advertising employee away from a large outdoor company to work for your small outdoor company.  Employees at large companies are used to lots of resources and sometimes flounder when they join an entrepreneurial company.  Here’s an example. A small outdoor company I know recently hired a sales rep from a large outdoor company. The company and the new sales rep mutually parted ways after four weeks and no […]

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Company of the Day: Interstate Outdoor

Company: Interstate Outdoor and Interstate Transit Media Markets: Philadelphia and surrounding Suburbs, New Jersey with an emphasis on Mercer, Camden and Atlantic Counties — Trenton, Atlantic City, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Washington DC Headquarters: 905 North Kings Highway, Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08034 Phone: 856-667-6620 Interstate Outdoor operates over 1,100 outdoor advertising locations nationwide. The firm has bulletins, posters, vertaculars, bus shelters, spectaculars and wallscapes. Interstate transit has traditional bus inventory and Double Deckers.  Interstate was […]

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