DPAA News & Press Releases

Ayuda[x] Rebrands to Hivestack
Leading location-based marketing technology company completes brand overhaul to underscore its dedicated commitment to advancing programmatic out-of-home (OOH) advertising
Cologne, Germany – (September 13, 2017) - Ayuda[x] Inc., a location-based marketing technology company announced today at DMEXCO 2017 that it has rebranded itself as Hivestack Inc.
Andreas Soupliotis, CEO of Hivestack commented, “The decision to change our name is

BroadSign Successfully Completes SOC II and ISAE3402 Service Auditor Reports
Rigorous third-party audit ensures strict information security policies to protect customer data
Montreal, Canada. September 13, 2017 – BroadSign, the leading provider of digital signage and digital out-of-home software solutions, announced that it has successfully completed the Service Organization Control (SOC) II and ISAE3402 audits. These audits set standards for security, availability,

Saint John Transit Shelter Transformed into Park Oasis in New Campaign for Tourism New Brunswick
Transit Shelter in Uptown Saint John, NB transformed overnight into a Park Retreat for Tourism New Brunswick.
SAINT JOHN, NB, September 13, 2017 – PATTISON Outdoor Advertising teamed up with m5 Marketing Communications, Wavelight Productions and Tourism New Brunswick to bring the spectacular scenery of New Brunswick’s

Barry Frey Chats with Paul Woolmington of Canvas Worldwide
Barry Frey, September 12, 2017

Barry Frey, who as President and CEO of DPAA will be hosting the 10th annual Video Everywhere Summit on November 1 in New York City, recently interviewed some of the event's featured speakers on a variety of topics.  The following is his chat with Paul Woolmington, CEO, Canvas Worldwide.      


Vyoma Media Invited to be Part of Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and NITI Aayog’s initiative Champions of Change 
1st September 2017, New Delhi: Shriranga K Sudhakara represented Vyoma Media, India’s largest digital outdoor advertising company, in the recently held NITI Aayog’s Champions of Change event in the presence of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi.
The event, that brought together over 200 CEOs and Startup Founders, provided them with a

DPAA Welcomes Ocean Outdoor As Newest European Member
Groundbreaking Organization Continues to Deliver on the Promise of Digital Out of Home Everything

NEW YORK, September 6, 2017 – DPAA, the leading global organization for everything digital out of home, announced today that Ocean Outdoor, one of the UK's leading digital out of home (DOOH) companies, has joined their growing roster of Europe-based

Customer Experience Upgrades Headed to Philadelphia’s Suburban Station
Free gigabit speed Wi-Fi, interactive wayfinding and device charging coming through innovation partnership between SEPTA and Intersection
PHILADELPHIA — Enhancing the journey for Philadelphians, commuters and visitors in one of the busiest transit hubs in the city, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) and Intersection are teaming up to deliver new digital services — Wi-Fi, interactive information kiosks and device charging — to customers in

The Gores Group Acquires AMI Entertainment
Los Angeles, CA – July 27, 2017: The Gores Group (“Gores”), a global investment firm, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of AMI Entertainment (“AMI”). Originally founded in 1909 as the National Automatic Music Co., AMI has been part of the bar and restaurant entertainment industry for more than a century. Today, AMI

Digital Place Based Advertising Association Welcomes New Member Topgolf
NEW YORK, August 15 2017 – The Digital Place Based Advertising Association (DPAA) announced today that global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® has joined the organization.

Through the premium experience of play, food and music, Topgolf is inspiring people of all ages and skill levels – even non-golfers – to come together for

Vistar Media Launches Support for VAST in Out-of-Home
July 25, 2017 - New York, NY - Vistar Media, a geospatial technology company bridging the space between advertising ecosystems and consumer movement patterns, today launched support for Video Ad Serving Template (VAST) creative for media owners. This allows media owners to accept the standard digital creative format from the online world, opening