NFL-er Tony Gonzalez Launches Wide Open

Newly minted NFL Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez launched his podcast Wide Open with Tony Gonzalez, through which Gonzalez interviews people at the top of their respective games and learn more about how they got to where they are in their career. Guests have included manager Scooter Braun, Jessica Alba, David Spade and Michael Strahan.

Cole Sprouse Toplines Borrasca

Cole Sprouse will star in and produce eight-ep podcast series Borrasca. Created and written by Rebecca Klingel (Netflix’s The Haunting Of Hill House), the 30-minute thriller hails from QCode and will debut in April. The Riverdale and Five Feet Apart star will topline as Sam Walker, who becomes obsessed with untangling local lore after his […]

Growth In Programmatic OOH Spend Through Vistar Media Grew 80% in 2019

Digital out-of-home advertising growth is set to continue in 2020 as the channel becomes more data-driven and easier to buy, according to Vistar Media. According to a usage analysis of its platforms, Vistar Media saw: Media owner networks available on the Vistar platform increase by 86% Unique brands buying through the platform increase by 55% […]

Synamedia Enters Strategic Partnership With World Wide Technology

Video software provider Synamedia has entered into an international strategic partnership with technology and supply chain service provider World Wide Technology. The companies are joining forces for sales and delivery management, providing Synamedia’s video products and solutions to WWT’s customers while helping to strengthen Synamedia’s reach across regions. WWT’s network augments the distribution of Synamedia’s […]

Platinum Equity Acquires Tech-Driven Marketing Company Centerfield

Platinum Equity has acquired Centerfield, a technology-driven marketing and customer acquisition company. The firm also announced that Centerfield has acquired Digital Ventures, which operates  web sites in home security, residential services, senior services and other verticals.  Centerfield’s digital assets and  platform, Dugout, engage in-market consumers and automate end-to-end customer acquisition shopping experiences. Founded in 2011, […]

01/21/20: Cynopsis Media Tech Update

    Tuesday January 21, 2020 Verizon Media has launched a “privacy-focused” search engine, OneSearch, offering no cookie tracking, data-storing or data-sharing with advertisers. “OneSearch doesn’t use your search habits or profile data to filter or optimize search results,” said the company. “OneSearch gives you a wider, deeper range of results without bias.” Its Advanced […]

01/21/20: Fox TV Stations acquires Central Ave for fall

    Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Tonight’s PremieresCW: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow at 9pFuse: Kickasso at 11pHistory: Project Blue Book at 10pUnivision: Rubi at 9p Tonight’s FinalesID: Homicide City: Charlotte at 8pTLC: Hot & Heavy at 10pFor streaming premieres, go here. IN THE NEWS Fox Television Stations, Debmar-Mercury and producer Will Packer […]

01/21/20: Lowe’s breaks down the Super Bowl plans for Miami

    Tuesday January 21, 2020 With less than two weeks until the Super Bowl, Lowe’s is building its activation plans for the 49ers/Chiefs matchup with its Bring It Home campaign, literally constructing an interactive NFL-themed neighborhood with 32 custom built dwellings each representing the 32 NFL teams and titled Lowes Hometown. The interactive area […]