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GreenSigns Hires Fitzpatrick

CHICAGOGreenSigns hires Christian Fitzpatrick as national sales manager for its fully digital outdoor network in the downtown Chicago market and the surrounding expressway system.

Greensigns: Christian FitzpatrickFitzpatrick will be responsible for managing all national, and regional efforts from GreenSigns Chicago office, as well as developing into a key role for GreenSigns growth and expansion.

Fitzpatrick brings 15 years of experience specializing in developing customized solution based marketing programs for agency relationships and local market clients. In addition to Christian’s career in marketing and advertising he was also responsible for the creation and management of a web based alternative revenue stream while working at Clear Channel Boston.

“With today’s variety of marketing options, it is more imperati...

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Clear Channel Brings San Jose Back to Chicago

NEW YORK – Clear Channel Outdoor appoints Carlos San Jose as market president for Chicago.

San Jose will serve as a key member of Clear Channel Outdoor’s senior management team and will direct all aspects of branch operations including finance, operations, real estate, public affairs, marketing and sales. He will report directly to Clear Channel Outdoor’s Senior Regional President Gene Leehan.

Photo courtesy Clear Channel

San Jose brings over 25 years of sales and management experience in both Spanish and English-language media; most recently, San Jose was the senior vice president and general manager of Telemundo ZGS Group, Orlando, where he was responsible for all operations, maximized revenues, and assisted to develop the market’s top Spanish-language news team.

Previously, he served as senior vice preside...

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Thomas new VP at CCO-Chicago

NEW YORK — Stacey Thomas is the new vice president of real estate and public affairs for Clear Channel Outdoor-Chicago.

Thomas will report directly to Gene Leehan, executive vice president, Region I, Clear Channel Outdoor, and interim general manager for Clear Channel Outdoor-Chicago.

Thomas will develop Clear Channel’s Chicago area portfolio, increase brand awareness, enhance overall community relations and public affairs and oversee inventory management strategies for the company’s business in the nation’s third-largest DMA.

“Stacey’s extensive background in real estate commercial development and public affairs will be invaluable assets to our team as we strengthen and grow Clear Channel Outdoor’s presence in the Chicago market,” said Leehan...

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Daktronics Installs Chicago Indoor LED Banner

BROOKINGS, S.D. – A new 8′ X 12′ double-sided LED vertical display from Daktronics Inc. is now at work at Chicago’s Water Tower Place features high-resolution 4-mm pixel spacing and is audio capable.

The LED banner, featuring high-resolution 4-mm pixel spacing, promotes Water Tower Place special events and promotions, along with retailers and restaurants in the eight-story vertical shopping center. The audio-capable display also keepa spots available for purchase to outside advertisers.

“This digital sign adds a new dynamic to our marketing and advertising capabilities and showcases our wide range of shopping, dining and entertainment options in an entirely new way,” said Katie Lindsay, marketing manager for Water Tower Place...

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