Nielsen Joins Forces With Talon Outdoor to Deliver Data-Driven Out of Home Advertising Campaigns

Nielsen announces an integration with Talon Outdoor, which enables marketers to intelligently target audiences across both online and Out of Home (OOH) by combining its Nielsen Marketing Cloud solution with Talon’s proprietary data management platform Ada. Nielsen Marketing Cloud’s data currently supplies the online programmatic ecosystem with premium owned and operated audience data and insight into consumer behaviour, preference, purchasing decisions and habits. These data sets are already available for activation across…

OOH Media Specialist Talon Outdoor Expands Vision to Target Revenue Generation Opportunities

xCross-Platform Leader, Zach Friedman, to Oversee U.S. Revenues for Fast-Expanding Independent OOH Media Specialist Talon Outdoor, a leading independent Out of Home (OOH) media specialist, today announced the appointment of Zach Friedman as Senior Vice President, Head of Client Development; Carolina (Lina) Gouveia as Vice President, Client Development; and Brandon Bernstein as Manager, Client Development. With a collective 30 years of media and advertising experience, the expanded team brings deep client development…

Talon Outdoor’s Plato Platform Now Offers Precision Out of Home Campaign Planning for Companies in Regulated Categories

Plato ensures that all OOH buys and creative content are compliant with advertising regulations and laws for regulated categories Talon Outdoor, a leading independent Out of Home (OOH) media specialist, announced that Plato, its OOH planning and buying platform, has expanded to provide precision campaign planning for marketers operating in industries where advertising activities are regulated and controlled. Key regulated categories of focus for Talon include nicotine, cannabis, alcohol, gambling and others. In addition…

MarTech Interview with Josko Grljevic, Chief Transformation Officer at Talon Outdoor

"Making interactions with technology intuitive and simple is absolutely essential to driving user adoption" You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse business teams. How did you arrive at Talon and what attracted you to the OOH Advertising ecosystem? The Out of Home (OOH) market is at a very exciting juncture. Digitization has brought a step-change in innovation and growth, but there are still significant challenges that need to be overcome, and a huge appetite to effect change quickly.…

Talon and Havas Media Group Partner in North America to Transform Out-of-Home Advertising

Talon, a leading independent Out of Home (OOH) media specialist, announced a strategic partnership with Havas Media Group to provide its OOH services, proprietary technology and data platforms to the agency’s blue-chip clients. The collaboration, expanding from the UK now to North America, is designed to ensure Havas maximizes the full potential of OOH advertising as part of a cross-platform strategy. Havas Media Group, owned by Vivendi, one of the world's largest integrated content, media and communications groups will…

Talon Appoints Imran Elahi as Head of Digital

Talon Outdoor, the independent Out of Home media specialist, has announced that Imran Elahi has been appointed to the newly created role of Head of Digital. Elahi is charged with driving digital OOH innovation alongside Talon's Strategy and Transformation teams. Elahi has more than 10 years of experience in digital marketing and AdTech, including roles as Sales and Commercial Lead at UserTribe and Criteo, and as a Digital Consultant at Accenture Interactive where he helped to guide major UK businesses through…

Talon Partners with Data Provider X-Mode to Enhance Ada Capabilities

Talon is further enhancing the capabilities of proprietary data management platform, Ada, through a new partnership with X-Mode, one of the world’s leading providers of high quality, GDPR conscious location data. Ada was developed by Talon to push the boundaries of data-driven OOH audience targeting and campaign measurement, enabling advertisers to create more effective campaigns. Ada manages and activates billions of audience and location data points to create new intelligence about people’s real and recent behaviours,…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s AdTech Roundup covers the latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements Nielsen, Microsoft, Google, Digital Remedy and Outbrain. Nielsen Joins Forces With Talon Outdoor to Deliver Data-Driven Out of Home Advertising Campaigns Nielsen announces an integration with Talon Outdoor, which enables marketers to intelligently target audiences across both online and Out of Home (OOH) by combining its Nielsen Marketing Cloud solution with Talon’s proprietary data…

Out of Home Advertising Community is #SendingLove across the Globe in the World’s Largest User-Generated Digital Out of Home Campaign

User-generated messages of love and unity are being displayed on digital Out of Home screens worldwide with social media amplification ensuring the messages are also seen by millions at home Talon Outdoor and the Out of Home advertising community have launched "#SendingLove" a new global initiative to promote messages of love that unite communities all over the world during the fight against the effects of COVID-19. The campaign runs on advertising space donated by over 70 media owners across 153 cities making it the…

Ada Analysis Shows UK Out of Home Population Movement Plateaus During Week Three of Covid-19 Lockdown

Latest data from Ada, Talon’s Out of Home data management platform, shows the dramatic change in population movement during March has now plateaued in April as the nation’s behaviour begins to stabilise. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has already brought about rapid and significant change to the way people live their lives. During the last two weeks of March, social distancing measures, home working, and the closure of all schools, non-essential shops and entertainment venues has had an unprecedented effect on the…

Best Practice, Transparency, and Measurement to Define Digital OOH In 2020

2019 delivered a great deal of progress in the way of industry standardization, measurement, and transparency for digital OOH. It started with wide-scale industry collaboration and the production of the digital OOH Primer. It is a comprehensive set of best practices published by five leading industry trade groups. The digital OOH Primer provided a framework for consistent proof of play standards. This can be used globally to support all the stakeholders involved in the digital OOH marketplace. For digital OOH to continue…

MarTech Interview with Neil Morris, CEO and Founder, Grand Visual and QDOT

"As a global medium, DOOH requires a global delivery system to accelerate its adoption as a dynamic, data-driven and scalable medium with seamless workflows." Tell us about your role and how you got here. Grand Visual launched in 2005 and was the first production company specializing in digital OOH creative at the time. It was the same year that the first run of digital escalator panels was installed on the London Underground and the potential of this fantastic digital canvas was just starting to make its mark in London…