Like Chicago Outdoor Advertising Assets

closed 9/23/2019 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Chicago Outdoor Advertising Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest outdoor media companies, has acquired Total Outdoor's out-of-home (OOH) Chicago assets consisting of 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor's Chicago out-of-home (OOH) assets include 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 7/14/2022 via BNC Analysis

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Ubiquitous Ltd

synopsis: Firefly, the next-gen mobility advertising solution, has acquired Ubiquitous, a leading provider of taxi advertising services in the UK. Ubiquitous reaches out to large, high-value audiences in 23 cities across the UK. They help a wide range of brands to connect with their target audiences more efficiently.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target: Ubiquitous Ltd
Ubiquitous is a leading provider of taxi advertising services in the UK. Ubiquitous reaches out to large, high-value audiences in 23 cities across the UK. They help a wide range of brands to connect with their target audiences more efficiently.
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announced 5/3/2022 via BNC Analysis

Atairos Group, Inc., will acquire Ocean Outdoor UK Limited

synopsis: Atairos Group, Inc., an independent strategic investment company, will acquire Ocean Outdoor Ltd., a leading digital out-of-home media company in the UK. Ocean Outdoor specializes in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. The company creates inspirational new experiences for aspirational brands.
buyer: Atairos Group, Inc.
Atairos is an independent private company focused on supporting growth-oriented businesses across a wide range of industries. Atairos provides a unique combination of active strategic partnership and patient long-term capital to high-potential companies and their management teams. "
target: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (OOUT.L:$124.40)
Ocean Outdoor is a leading digital out-of-home media company in the UK. Ocean Outdoor specializes in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. The company creates inspirational new experiences for aspirational brands.
price ($mm)
$580
rev ($mm)
$125
EBITDA ($mm)
$51
EV / rev
4.7x
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11.4x
closed 4/29/2022 via BusinessWire

Pearl Media, acquired LURE Outdoor

synopsis: Pearl Media, a company that develops, manages and sells unique marketing, digital and static media opportunities, has acquired LURE Outdoor. Based in New York City, LURE Outdoor’s OOH mix encompasses over 120 high profile street level billboards, barricades and storefronts throughout New York City, Brooklyn, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
buyer: Pearl Media
Pearl Media develops, manages and sells unique marketing, digital and static media opportunities. Working with best-in-class real estate assets, Pearl develops urban core, mixed-use commercial space, transit centers and transit adjacent properties with premium place-based static and digital signage."
target: LURE Outdoor
Based in New York City, LURE Outdoor’s OOH mix encompasses over 120 high profile street level billboards, barricades and storefronts throughout New York City, Brooklyn, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
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closed 1/26/2022 via BNC Analysis

Plan B Media, purchased OOH Media Companies from Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited

synopsis: Plan B Media, a leading out of home media serviced provider with the most diversified portfolio of media in Thailand, has acquired all shares in Aqua Ad Public Company Limited (AA) and Boardway Media Company Limited (BWM) from the Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited.
buyer: Plan B Media (SET:PLANB:$128.29)
Plan B Media is a leading out of home media serviced provider with the most diversified portfolio of media in Thailand as well as ASEAN region who offers outstanding formats and various sizes of media located in strategic places, catching eyes of all target groups anywhere and anytime. "
seller: Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited (:$23.26)
The acquisition includes AQUA’s OOH Media Companies Aqua Ad Public Company Limited (AA) and Boardway Media Company Limited (BWM). Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited provides billboard advertising services in Thailand.
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$86
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closed 1/6/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired InStore Audio Network

synopsis: Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, announced that it has acquired InStore Audio Network, the largest in-store audio advertising network in the United States, reaching 100 million shoppers each week in over 16,000 grocery retailers and pharmacies across the US.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$211.31)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,000 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: InStore Audio Network
InStore Audio Network is the largest in-store audio advertising provider in the United States and delivers commercial audio messages to shoppers in over 16,000 grocery, drug, and convenience stores.
price ($mm)
$46
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$15
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3.2x
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closed 12/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Lamar Advertising Co., acquired Colossal Media

synopsis: Lamar Advertising Company has acquired Colossal Media, the largest hand paint mural and outdoor advertising company in the United States. They hand paint award-winning large-scale photorealistic murals, art projects, advertising campaigns and more in New York City and nationwide with an efficiency and precision that is unmatched.
buyer: Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR:$1,867.91)
Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies, with over 352,000 displays in the United States and Canada. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo, transit, and airport advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands. "
target: Colossal Media
Colossal Media is the largest hand paint mural and outdoor advertising company in the United States. They hand paint award-winning large-scale photorealistic murals, art projects, advertising campaigns and more in New York City and nationwide with an efficiency and precision that is unmatched.
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closed 8/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

PFI Group, acquired Jasmine Limited

synopsis: The PFI Group (PFI Signs), one of Europe’s leading providers of signage and on-site branding products, has acquired Jasmine Ltd, a printing business in the UK that combines printing, marketing, and signs & displays. Jasmine provides print services for digital, litho, large format, and design. Their marketing services include design, PR and digital.
buyer: PFI Group
The PFI Group (PFI Signs) is one of Europe’s leading providers of signage and on-site branding products. PFI provides a one-stop solution for all their customer’s signage and print needs. The group offers services for bespoke fabrication, large format print, design, installation, and more. "
target: Jasmine Limited
Jasmine is a printing business in the UK that combines the best in printing, marketing, advertising, PR, digital design and signs & displays. Jasmine provides print services for digital, litho, large format, and design. Their marketing services include design, PR, and digital.
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closed 7/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

OUTFRONT Media Inc., acquired Icewerx

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in North America, has acquired Icewerx Consulting, Inc., a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
target: Icewerx
Icewerx is a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. They offer billboards in memorable and high-traffic locations. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
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closed 6/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Curb Taxi Media

synopsis: Firefly, the leading mobile digital out-of-home (DOOH) company, has acquired Curb Taxi Media from Curb, a leading mobility platform. Curb Taxi Media is the largest and most established taxi and ride-share advertising company in the US. They offer solutions for digital and static tops, and high impact bus wraps.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target parent: VeriFone, Inc.
target: Curb Taxi Media
Curb Taxi Media is the largest and most established taxi and ride-share advertising company in the US. Curb Taxi Media reaches millions of consumers in major markets around the US. They offer solutions for digital and static tops, and high impact bus wraps.
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closed 12/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Infectious Media merged with Kepler Group,

synopsis: Infectious Media, one of the firms that has powered the digital advertising revolution in Europe, announced that it is joining Kepler Group, the US-based digital marketing pioneer that sits within the kyu Collective alongside companies such as IDEO, Sid Lee and SY Partners.
buyer parent: Hakuhodo DY Holdings, Inc.
buyer: Kepler Group
Kepler Group is an independent provider of digital and database services to Fortune 500 clients in the financial services, travel, retail and other industries. Utilizing its proprietary Kepler Intelligence Platform, the company actively manages client programs in over two dozen countries worldwide. "
target: Infectious Media
Infectious Media is a digital media specialist with offices in London and Singapore. The firm manages digital media activation for clients across display, social, search, video, and programmatic channels like connected TV and programmatic out-of-home.
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closed 8/5/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Strong Outdoor

synopsis: Ballantyne Strong, Inc., a holding company with diverse business activities focused on serving the entertainment, retail and advertising markets, announced that it has completed the sale of its Strong Outdoor out-of-home advertising business to Firefly Systems Inc.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target parent: Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
target: Strong Outdoor
Strong Outdoor is a digital out-of-home advertising business. They commenced operations in early 2018 and have expanded to over 3,000 New York City taxis.
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closed 2/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Eletromidia Group, acquired Elemidia S.A.

synopsis: Eletromidia S.A., a leading out-of-home (OOH) advertiser in Brazil, has acquired Elemidia S.A., creating the leading company in the Brazilian OOH advertising market. Headquartered in São Paulo, Elemidia is the pioneer of OOH advertising in commercial and residential buildings in Brazil with a 100% digital portfolio of over 20,000 panels.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eletromidia Group
Eletromidia is one of the leading out-of-home advertising players in Brazil. With operations in the transportation, airport, shopping malls and street furniture segments, the company is present in Brazil’s largest urban centers, reaching over 16 million people daily. "
target parent: Victoria Capital Partners
target: Elemidia S.A.
Elemidia is the 3rd largest player in the out-of-home (OOH) industry in Brazil. With a tech-oriented strategy and over 20,000 panels in operation, the company is the leader in three of the most relevant segments of the OOH industry: shopping malls, commercial buildings, and residential buildings.
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closed 1/22/2020 via Company Press Release

do it outdoors, acquired Streetblimps

synopsis: do it outdoors media announced their acquisition of Streetblimps, an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
buyer: do it outdoors
do it outdoors media was started in 1997 by co-founders David Pridgen II and Regis Maher and quickly grew to become the largest national mobile billboard company. They offer mobile billboards, out-of-home + mobile advertising, shadowfencing, branded vehicles and more. "
target: Streetblimps
Streetblimps is an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
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closed 1/15/2020 via PR Web

Red Star Outdoor, purchased Chicago Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: Red Star Outdoor, the iconic Chicago Out-of-Home Company, announced the acquisition of select assets from Total Outdoor in Chicago. Red Star is known for controlling some of Chicago’s most exclusive billboard opportunities, and this acquisition adds 8 additional faces to their inventory in the Heart of Downtown.
buyer: Red Star Outdoor
Red Star Outdoor operates as an outdoor advertising company. They provide out-of-home signage services in the Chicago market and are known to offer some of Chicago's most exclusive billboard opportunities. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor is an independent out-of-home (OOH) advertising company. Total Outdoor offers large format out-of-home advertising in Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Seattle. Total Outdoor provides their clients with high quality solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 1/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

Circle Graphics, acquired MMT

synopsis: Circle Graphics, Inc., a producer of digital graphics for consumers, professionals, and businesses, has acquired the assets of Metromedia Technologies, Inc. (MMT), a media display company. MMT a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in the age of high-quality digitally printed billboards.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Circle Graphics
Circle Graphics produces digital graphics for consumers, professionals and businesses via two distinct divisions: Online Wall Décor and Out-of-Home Visual Solutions. Online Wall Décor is aimed at consumers and professional photographers, while Out-of-Home Visual Solutions is for billboard operators."
target: MMT
MetroMedia Technologies (MMT) is a Media Display Company serving the Out of Home Advertising, Sports & Event venues, and Retail Environments. MMT is a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in high-quality digitally printed billboards.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

XTD Limited, will acquire AdLine LLC

synopsis: XTD, a stand-alone digital transit media company, will be acquiring Adline, a provider of an out-of-home integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences.
buyer: XTD Limited (ASX:XTD:$2.00)
Based in Australia, XTD is a stand-alone digital media channel that does not interfere with any of the existing station controls which also enables easy installation into almost any metro train network in the world, both underground or aboveground. "
target: AdLine LLC
Based in Australia, ADLINE provides indoor sport, leisure and community centres, and associations with an integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences who play for fun.
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closed 11/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Loatsad Promomedia, acquired E-Motion Advertising Limited

synopsis: E-Motion Advertising, an out-of-home Media firm, has been acquired by Loatsad Promomedia, another out-of-home media company. E-Motion Advertising has rapidly built up competence in deploying innovative Out-of-Home infrastructure that stands out from mundane traditional media. Both companies are based in Nigeria.
buyer: Loatsad Promomedia
At Loatsad Promomedia, they strive to deliver exceptional advertising services to their clients. They have built an unprecedented inventory of specialized outdoor and digital products and services. They are based in Nigera. "
target: E-Motion Advertising Limited
Founded in October 2005 as an Out-of-Home Media firm, E-Motion Advertising has rapidly built up competence in deploying innovative Out-of-Home infrastructure that stands out from mundane traditional media. They are based in Nigeria.
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announced 10/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, will acquire QMS Media Limited

synopsis: Quadrant Private Equity, a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand, will be acquiring QMS Media Ltd., a leading outdoor media company specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
target: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media Ltd. is a leading outdoor media company in Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$289 [$392]
rev ($mm)
$125
EBITDA ($mm)
$42
EV / rev
3.1x
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9.4x
closed 9/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Source Creation International, acquired Winto Group (Holdings) Limited

synopsis: Source Creation International, an investment holding company in Hong Kong, has acquired a 74% stake in Winto Group (Holdings) Limited, a Hong Kong-based company engaged in outdoor advertising and print media. Winto Group offers various outdoor advertising services and publishes automobile and lifestyle magazines.
buyer: Source Creation International
Source Creation International is an investment holding company in Hong Kong. Source Creation International is directly owned by Lui Man Wah, a Chinese businessman that has over 10 years of experience in financial institutions. "
target: Winto Group (Holdings) Limited (SEHK:8238:$2.12)
Winto Group (Holdings) Limited is a Hong Kong-based company engaged in outdoor advertising and print media. Winto Group's outdoor advertising business offers billboard, outdoor LED display, and vehicle advertising services. Their print media business includes automobile and lifestyle magazines.
price ($mm)[EV]
$4.50 [$6.10]*
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$2
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closed 1/15/2020 via PR Web

Red Star Outdoor, purchased Chicago Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: Red Star Outdoor, the iconic Chicago Out-of-Home Company, announced the acquisition of select assets from Total Outdoor in Chicago. Red Star is known for controlling some of Chicago’s most exclusive billboard opportunities, and this acquisition adds 8 additional faces to their inventory in the Heart of Downtown.
buyer: Red Star Outdoor
Red Star Outdoor operates as an outdoor advertising company. They provide out-of-home signage services in the Chicago market and are known to offer some of Chicago's most exclusive billboard opportunities. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor is an independent out-of-home (OOH) advertising company. Total Outdoor offers large format out-of-home advertising in Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Seattle. Total Outdoor provides their clients with high quality solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 9/23/2019 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Chicago Outdoor Advertising Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest outdoor media companies, has acquired Total Outdoor's out-of-home (OOH) Chicago assets consisting of 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor's Chicago out-of-home (OOH) assets include 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 7/10/2019 via PR Newswire

New Tradition Media, purchased San Francisco Outdoor Advertising Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: New Tradition Media, one of the fastest-growing out-of-home (OOH) media companies in the United States, has acquired Total Outdoor’s San Francisco OOH media assets. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company. Their San Francisco OOH media assets include digital and static, large format billboards and advertising signs in San Francisco.
buyer: New Tradition Media
New Tradition is one of the fastest-growing out-of-home media companies in the United States. With a focus on urban core environments, New Tradition provides advertising platforms for national brands and advertising agencies throughout the country. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor’s San Francisco out of home (OOH) media assets include digital and static, large format billboards and advertising signs in San Francisco. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company. Total Outdoor offers large format out-of-home advertising in various US cities.
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closed 8/7/2012 via BNC Analysis

Total Outdoor Corp, acquired Fourpoints Communications LLC

synopsis: Total Outdoor Corporation acquired Fourpoints Communications. Fourpoint Communications provides outdoor advertising services with focus on outdoor signage.
buyer: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor believes in the power of outdoor advertising and its ability to drive consumer awareness through unmatched reach. They have a high-impact outdoor advertising locations in San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, Detroit, Miami and Greenwich, CT. "
target: Fourpoints Communications LLC
Fourpoints, founded in 2006, operates premier outdoor advertising inventory in Seattle and Greater Washington. It provides outdoor advertising services with focus on outdoor signage.
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closed 5/25/2022 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Billboard Assets in Portland Area from Pacific Outdoor Advertising

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the U.S., has acquired billboards and certain other business support assets in Portland, Oregon and Clark County, Washington from Pacific Outdoor Advertising.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Pacific Outdoor Advertising
The acquisition includes billboards and certain other business support assets in Portland, Oregon and Clark County, Washington from Pacific Outdoor Advertising. Pacific Outdoor Advertising is the Northwest’s Leader in Outdoor Advertising.
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closed 7/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

OUTFRONT Media Inc., acquired Icewerx

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in North America, has acquired Icewerx Consulting, Inc., a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
target: Icewerx
Icewerx is a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. They offer billboards in memorable and high-traffic locations. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
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closed 9/23/2019 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Chicago Outdoor Advertising Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest outdoor media companies, has acquired Total Outdoor's out-of-home (OOH) Chicago assets consisting of 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor's Chicago out-of-home (OOH) assets include 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 7/5/2017 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased 16 Digital Billboard Displays from Independent Outdoor Network

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc, one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas, announced that it has completed an asset swap with Independent Outdoor Network, the fastest-growing billboard company in New England. The acquired assets include 16 digital billboard displays, including two displays in-development, and two static billboard displays.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies. "
seller: Independent Outdoor Network
The acquired assets include 16 digital billboard displays, including two displays in-development, and two static billboard displays, from Independent Outdoor, the fastest-growing billboard company in New England.
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closed 6/14/2017 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Digital Billboard Portfolio from All Vision LLC

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc. announced that it has acquired a leading portfolio of digital billboards in Canada. The transaction is structured as an acquisition of the equity interests of certain subsidiaries of All Vision LLC, which operates under the Dynamic Outdoor name. Allvision is the largest manager of outdoor advertising assets in North America.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies. "
seller: All Vision LLC
The acquisition includes a leading portfolio of digital billboards in Canada with locations in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver, from All Vision LLC, the largest manager of outdoor advertising assets in North America.
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closed 2/2/2016 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., acquired Reynolds Outdoor Media, Inc.

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the U.S., announced that it has acquired Reynolds Outdoor Media, Inc., a company with over 500 displays in the cities of Dallas and Houston, Texas, including kiosks, walls, and digital displays. All of the acquired assets are REIT qualified.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies. "
target: Reynolds Outdoor Media, Inc.
Reynolds Outdoor offers the only digital media in the epicenter of the 5th largest media market in the nation. They have over 500 displays in the cities of Dallas and Houston, Texas, including kiosks, walls, and digital displays.
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CBS Outdoor, will purchase Premium Outdoor Assets from Van Wagner Communications, Inc.

synopsis: CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire certain outdoor advertising businesses from Van Wagner Communications, LLC. CBSO will acquire approximately 1,100 large format billboard displays in 11 top U.S. markets.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: CBS Outdoor (OUT:$1,578.20)
CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. is one of the largest lessors of advertising space on out-of-home advertising structures and sites across the U.S., Canada and Latin America. Their portfolio consists of billboard displays, which are predominantly located in densely populated major metropolitan areas. "
seller: Van Wagner Communications, Inc.
Van Wagner Communications creates innovative Out-of-Home branding and advertising opportunities for world-class companies and brands through its sports and entertainment and aerial advertising companies. The 1,100 large format billboard displays are located in the 11 top U.S. markets.
price ($mm)
$690
rev ($mm)
$206
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/17/2014 via BusinessWire

CBS Outdoor, will acquire Windsor Outdoor

synopsis: CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Windsor Outdoor to acquire in excess of 35 billboard structures with over 70 display faces in the City of Chicago, Illinois and the surrounding metropolitan area.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: CBS Outdoor (OUT:$1,578.20)
CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. is one of the largest lessors of advertising space on out-of-home advertising structures and sites across the U.S., Canada and Latin America. Their portfolio consists of billboard displays, which are predominantly located in densely populated major metropolitan areas. "
target: Windsor Outdoor
Windsor Outdoor is the largest independently owned and operated billboard company in the Chicago area with over 120 faces. Most of their inventory is located on expressways in and around Chicago.
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announced 7/17/2013 via BNC Analysis

Platinum Equity, LLC, will acquire CBS Outdoor International

synopsis: An affiliate of Platinum Equity has made an irrevocable binding offer to acquire CBS Outdoor International. CBSO International is a leading outdoor media company and is among the largest out-of-home media and billboard businesses in Europe, providing custom media solutions to outdoor advertising agencies and direct clients in Europe and China.
buyer: Platinum Equity, LLC
Platinum Equity is a global M&A&O® firm specialized in mergers, acquisitions, and operations of companies that provide mission-critical products, services, and solutions in diverse industries. "
target parent: CBS Corporation
target: CBS Outdoor International
CBS Outdoor International is a leading outdoor media company and is among the largest out-of-home media and billboard businesses in Europe, providing custom media solutions to outdoor advertising agencies and direct clients in the UK, Ireland, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and China.
price ($mm)
$225
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/24/2008 via PR Newswire

CBS Outdoor, acquired International Outdoor Advertising Group

synopsis: CBS Corporation has acquired International Outdoor Advertising Group, the leading out-of-home advertising company in South America with more than 17,000 advertising faces in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay for $110 Million in cash.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: CBS Outdoor (OUT:$1,578.20)
CBS Outdoor is among the world's largest out-of-home media companies providing unparalleled media opportunities in the United States, Canada and Mexico and across Western Europe with a strong presence in the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain. "
target: International Outdoor Advertising Group
International Outdoor Advertising Group is the leading out-of-home advertising company in South America with more than 17,000 advertising faces in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay.
price ($mm)
$110
rev ($mm)
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closed 9/23/2019 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Chicago Outdoor Advertising Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest outdoor media companies, has acquired Total Outdoor's out-of-home (OOH) Chicago assets consisting of 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor's Chicago out-of-home (OOH) assets include 22 large-format static billboards and 16 digital displays. Total Outdoor is an independent OOH advertising company that provides its clients with high quality OOH advertising solutions in key markets across the country.
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announced 8/2/2022 via BusinessWire

Antin Infrastructure Partners S.A.S., will acquire Wildstone

synopsis: Antin Infrastructure Partners, a leading private equity firm, will acquire Wildstone from DigitalBridge Group, a global digital infrastructure investment firm. Wildstone is an outdoor media infrastructure company in the UK. Wildstone offers over 3,000 digital 48-sheet screens, classic paper billboards, and super-premium digital sites.
buyer: Antin Infrastructure Partners S.A.S. (ENXTPA:ANTIN:$184.16)
Antin Infrastructure Partners is a leading independent private equity firm focused on infrastructure investments. Based in Paris, London and New York, and fully owned by its 14 partners, the firm employs over 100 professionals. "
target parent: Colony Capital, LLC
target: Wildstone
Wildstone is a leading outdoor media infrastructure company in the UK. Wildstone provides high quality roadside media assets that stand the test of time. Their portfolio of over 3,000 out-of-home assets includes digital 48-sheet screens, classic paper billboards, and super-premium digital sites.
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closed 5/26/2022 via BusinessWire

Spectrio, acquired Ping HD

synopsis: Spectrio, one of the nation’s leading providers of comprehensive digital signage solutions, announced that it has acquired Ping HD, a digital signage company based in Denver, Colo.
buyer parent: The Jordan Company
buyer: Spectrio
Spectrio is a leading provider of comprehensive digital signage solutions that empowers clients to transform their business locations into modern, dynamic destinations for customers and employees. "
target: Ping HD
Ping HD is a digital signage company based in Denver, Colo. Since 2007, Ping HD has specialized in creative content and digital menu boards, video walls, live video feeds, interactive kiosks, and other digital signage for sports and entertainment brands.
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closed 5/25/2022 via PR Newswire

OUTFRONT Media Inc., purchased Billboard Assets in Portland Area from Pacific Outdoor Advertising

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the U.S., has acquired billboards and certain other business support assets in Portland, Oregon and Clark County, Washington from Pacific Outdoor Advertising.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
seller: Pacific Outdoor Advertising
The acquisition includes billboards and certain other business support assets in Portland, Oregon and Clark County, Washington from Pacific Outdoor Advertising. Pacific Outdoor Advertising is the Northwest’s Leader in Outdoor Advertising.
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closed 5/11/2022 via Company Press Release

Livingbridge, acquired Imagesound plc

synopsis: ECI Partners announces that it has completed the sale of Imagesound to Livingbridge. Imagesound is a tech-enabled digital media service company with over 65,000 music zones. It operates two brands across a global footprint, operating in 160 countries.
buyer: Livingbridge
Based in London, Livingbridge is a mid-market private equity firm with offices in the UK, the US and Australia, investing in fast growing companies valued up to £300m. The team has backed growing companies for more than 20 years and achieved success with over 160 investments. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: Imagesound plc
Imagesound is a tech-enabled digital media service company with over 65,000 music zones. It operates two brands across a global footprint, operating in 160 countries. Imagesound provides in-store audio and visual solutions to a large number of blue-chip retail and leisure customers.
price ($mm)
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announced 2/17/2022 via BNC Analysis

Signpost India Private Limited will be merged with Pressman Advertising Ltd.,

synopsis: Pressman Advertising, one of India’s leading advertising and public relations agencies, is to merge with Signpost India, an independent media company, specializing in super premium digital out of home screens.
buyer: Pressman Advertising Ltd. (BSE:509077:$2.36)
One of India’s leading advertising and public relations agencies, Pressman Advertising has wide capabilities and a substantial reputation built over four decades. "
target: Signpost India Private Limited
Signpost India is an independent media company, specializing in super premium digital out of home screens. Committed to creativity, Signpost innovates amazing content showcasing through urban infrastructure with unique designs and installations for the benefit of the citizens.
price ($mm)
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announced 1/28/2022 via BNC Analysis

Asia Media Group Berhad, will acquire Lookhere Network Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Asia Media Group Berhad, a broadcasting, advertising and digital media company in Malaysia, is to acquire 51% stake in Lookhere Network Sdn Bhd, a company that offers LCD Panel advertising solutions in Malaysia.
buyer: Asia Media Group Berhad
Asia Media Group Berhad is a broadcasting, advertising and digital media company in Malaysia. It operates the country's Largest Transit-TV Network. "
target: Lookhere Network Sdn Bhd
Lookhere Network Sdn Bhd offers LCD Panel advertising solutions in Malaysia. Lookhere offers its customers a wide range of professional monitors with high quality image, video and sound players and ready to operate 24 hours 365 days without interruption.
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closed 12/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Link Media Outdoor, acquired Missouri Neon Outdoor

synopsis: Link Media Outdoor, an outdoor advertising company, is pleased to announce the purchase of the outdoor advertising assets of Missouri Neon Outdoor, based in Springfield, MO. Missouri Neon Outdoor operates over 800 billboard faces in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
buyer parent: Boston Omaha Corp
buyer: Link Media Outdoor
Launched in 2015, Link Media Outdoor is an outdoor advertising company. Link operates approximately 7,400 billboard advertising faces in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Virginia, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma and Arkansas. "
target: Missouri Neon Outdoor
Missouri Neon Outdoor is based in Springfield, MO and operates over 800 billboard faces in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Their billboard inventory consists of 850+ static and digital bulletin faces in more than 40 counties.
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closed 7/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

OUTFRONT Media Inc., acquired Icewerx

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in North America, has acquired Icewerx Consulting, Inc., a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
target: Icewerx
Icewerx is a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. They offer billboards in memorable and high-traffic locations. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
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closed 3/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

ZetaDisplay AB, acquired Nordland Systems

synopsis: ZetaDisplay has acquired Nordland Systems GmbH, a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
buyer: ZetaDisplay AB (OM:ZETA:$45.75)
Sweden-based ZetaDisplay provides visual communication solutions to influence behavior in a physical store or office environment. ZetaDisplay offers concept development software programming and deployment, as well as technical contracted services. "
target: Nordland Systems
Nordland Systems GmbH is a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
price ($mm)
$4.54
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
10.3x
closed 2/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trailhead Media, acquired Wingate Media Group

synopsis: Trailhead Media, a company focused on acquiring out of home media businesses, has acquired Wingate Media Group, a family-owned indoor digital billboard advertising company in Tennessee. Wingate Media offers indoor digital TV screens that help small businesses make themselves known.
buyer: Trailhead Media
Trailhead Media is a company focused on acquiring out of home media businesses. Trailhead Media has acquired out of home companies in Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. Their companies include Cox Media, InsiteMediacom, Leslie Outdoor, and Spartan Outdoor. "
target: Wingate Media Group
Wingate Media Group is a family-owned indoor digital billboard advertising company in Tennessee. Wingate Media offers indoor digital TV screens that help small businesses make themselves known. Their digital billboards cover Spring Hill, Thompson's Station, Franklin, and Columbia.
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closed 12/16/2020 via PR Newswire

The Jordan Company, acquired Spectrio

synopsis: The Jordan Company, L.P. has closed on its acquisition of Spectrio, LLC, a leading provider of marketing content management solutions for a variety of end markets, from affiliates of Bertram Capital Management, LLC. Spectrio is a leading provider of technology-enabled, customer engagement and content management solutions.
buyer: The Jordan Company
The Jordan Company (TJC) is a middle-market private equity firm with original capital commitments in excess of $13 billion. TJC has a 38-year track record of investing in and contributing to the growth of many businesses across a wide range of industries. "
target parent: Bertram Capital Management LLC
target: Spectrio
Spectrio is one of the nation’s leading end to end technology-enabled audio and video marketing companies, providing professional content and managed services on a monthly subscription basis.
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announced 3/31/2020 via PR Newswire

Ever Harmonic Global Limited, will acquire Clear Media, Ltd.

synopsis: Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., one of the world's largest outdoor advertising companies, has entered into an agreement to irrevocably tender to sell its 50.91% stake in Clear Media to Ever Harmonic Global Limited. Clear Media is the largest operator of bus shelter advertising panels in China.
buyer: Ever Harmonic Global Limited
Ever Harmonic is a special purpose vehicle wholly owned by a consortium of investors comprising Mr. Han Zi Jing (chief executive officer and an executive director of Clear Media), Antfin (Hong Kong) Holding Limited, JCDecaux Innovate Limited and China Wealth Growth Fund III L.P. "
target parent: Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc.
target: Clear Media, Ltd. (CRMLF:$204.16)
Clear Media is the largest operator of bus shelter advertising panels in China, with leading market shares more than 70% in top-tier cities, and broad presence in the fastest growing cities across the country.
price ($mm)
$253*
rev ($mm)
$209
EBITDA ($mm)
$54
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
9.2x
closed 1/22/2020 via Company Press Release

do it outdoors, acquired Streetblimps

synopsis: do it outdoors media announced their acquisition of Streetblimps, an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
buyer: do it outdoors
do it outdoors media was started in 1997 by co-founders David Pridgen II and Regis Maher and quickly grew to become the largest national mobile billboard company. They offer mobile billboards, out-of-home + mobile advertising, shadowfencing, branded vehicles and more. "
target: Streetblimps
Streetblimps is an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/31/2019 via Company Press Release

10net Group, acquired Unified Brand

synopsis: 10net Group has acquired Unified Brand, a provider of unique, custom digital signage and content channels in out-of-home locations. With the acquisition, the 10net Group will be able to provide end-to-end services and solutions, such as creating custom channel content to procuring, installing, and managing hardware and software.
buyer: 10net Group
10net Group is a collection of companies offering experiential digital signage solutions, including design and creative services, experience development and managed services. 10net creates unique, memorable experiences for companies, as well as offering multi-location systems that can be customized."
target: Unified Brand
Unified Brand builds and deploys unique, custom digital signage and content channels in out-of-home locations as a focused and cost-effective alternative to broadcast television. Unified Brand's various platforms help unify brands across multiple forms of media channels.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

XTD Limited, will acquire AdLine LLC

synopsis: XTD, a stand-alone digital transit media company, will be acquiring Adline, a provider of an out-of-home integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences.
buyer: XTD Limited (ASX:XTD:$2.00)
Based in Australia, XTD is a stand-alone digital media channel that does not interfere with any of the existing station controls which also enables easy installation into almost any metro train network in the world, both underground or aboveground. "
target: AdLine LLC
Based in Australia, ADLINE provides indoor sport, leisure and community centres, and associations with an integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences who play for fun.
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announced 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ocean Outdoor UK Limited, will acquire AdCityMedia

synopsis: Ocean Outdoor has agreed to an all-cash offer to acquire AdCityMedia, a company that is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden.
buyer: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (OOUT.L:$124.40)
Ocean fills a unique position in the Outdoor advertising landscape, specialising only in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. Ocean creates inspirational canvases for inspirational advertising. "
target: AdCityMedia (OM:ACM:$20.60)
AdCityMedia is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden. The company has about 1,500 of its own media spaces and over 3,000 digital screens that they operate.
price ($mm)[EV]
$32 [$37]
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
closed 9/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Link Media Outdoor, acquired Image Outdoor Advertising, LLC

synopsis: Link Media Outdoor, an outdoor advertising company, has acquired Image Outdoor Advertising, LLC, based in Summersville, WV. Image Advertising operates 226 billboard faces positioned along interstates and major four-lane corridor highways in West Virginia.
buyer parent: Boston Omaha Corp
buyer: Link Media Outdoor
Launched in 2015, Link Media Outdoor is an outdoor advertising company. Link operates approximately 5,600 billboard advertising faces in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Virginia, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, and Kansas. "
target: Image Outdoor Advertising, LLC
Image Outdoor Advertising provides outdoor advertising to its customers. The company has over 226 faces on modern, well illuminated, monopole steel structures positioned along interstates and major four-lane corridor highways in West Virginia such as I-64, I-77, I-79, and US Routes 19, 33 & 119.
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closed 8/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lindmark Outdoor Media, purchased FMG North Texas, LLC from Fairway Outdoor Advertising

synopsis: Lindmark Outdoor Media, one of the largest privately held billboard companies in the United States, has acquired FMG North Texas, LLC, the former Southwest Division of Fairway Outdoor, from Fairway. FMG North Texas, LLC owns billboards in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana.
buyer: Lindmark Outdoor Media
Lindmark Outdoor Media is one of the largest privately held billboard companies in the United States with over 5000 outdoor advertising billboard faces, both static and digital, in over 75 cities across New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas. "
seller parent: GTCR, LLC
seller: Fairway Outdoor Advertising
FMG North Texas, LLC is the Southwest Division of Fairway Outdoor. FMG North Texas, LLC owns billboards in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Fairway operates nine major divisions with over 17,400 billboard, poster & digital displays.
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announced 7/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Boardway Media Company Limited, will acquire S. Thana Media Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Boardway Media, a provider of out-of-home media services in Thailand, will acquire S. Thana Media from Electronic Industry Public Company Limited (EIC), a Thailand-based manufacturer. S. Thana Media is a provider of outdoor advertising media in Thailand. S. Thana Media creates beautiful billboards to help their clients develop their business.
buyer parent: Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited
buyer: Boardway Media Company Limited
Boardway Media is a leading provider of out-of-home media services in Thailand. Boardway creates high-quality media to use as advertising tools. They utilize LED digital billboards to help their clients grow their business in Bangkok and other major cities throughout Thailand. "
target parent: Electronics Industry Company Asia
target: S. Thana Media Co., Ltd.
S. Thana Media is a provider of outdoor advertising media in Thailand. S. Thana Media offers billboards of all types and sizes to fill advertising needs in any area and region. S. Thana Media creates beautiful billboards to help their clients further develop their business.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
$4
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.5x
EV / EBITDA

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Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: OUT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,578.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$370.80
EBIT ($mm)
$227.70
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SWX:APGN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA SA provides outdoor advertising in Switzerland. The Company offers poster and billboard advertising at railway stations, post offices, sports stadiums and shopping centers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$313.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$76.77
EBIT ($mm)
$65.71
Net Income ($mm)
$70.77
Employees
581
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Ticker: TSX:RAY.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$211.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$58.20
EBIT ($mm)
$37.43
Net Income ($mm)
$33.35
Employees
1000
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Ticker: OUT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,578.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$370.80
EBIT ($mm)
$227.70
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SWX:APGN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA SA provides outdoor advertising in Switzerland. The Company offers poster and billboard advertising at railway stations, post offices, sports stadiums and shopping centers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$313.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$76.77
EBIT ($mm)
$65.71
Net Income ($mm)
$70.77
Employees
581
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Ticker: TSX:RAY.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$211.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$58.20
EBIT ($mm)
$37.43
Net Income ($mm)
$33.35
Employees
1000
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Ticker: SEHK:8112
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited is a well-established digital ‘‘Out-of-Home’’ media company in Hong Kong and Singapore, with an operating history since April 2004.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$10.20
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.47)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.12)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
87
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Ticker: ASX:MXO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Motio Pty Ltd.
Motio Pty Ltd.
Motio is a next gen out of home media business in Australia. Motio is focused on creating memorable brand and customer experiences all over Australia. Their large scale, in-store on-the-go network reaches customers in over 500 locations and 1,000 digital displays.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.15)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.71)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: BSE:509077
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pressman Advertising Ltd.
Pressman Advertising Ltd.
One of India’s leading advertising and public relations agencies, Pressman Advertising has wide capabilities and a substantial reputation built over four decades.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2.36
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.49
EBIT ($mm)
$0.49
Net Income ($mm)
$0.61
Employees
26
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Ticker: VISN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VisionChina Media
VisionChina Media
VisionChina Media Inc. operates an out-of-home advertising network on mass transportation systems, including buses and subways. VisionChina Media Inc.'s advertising network included 128,139 digital television displays on mass transportation systems in 23 of China's economically prosperous cities.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$83.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($29.70)
EBIT ($mm)
($32.44)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
523
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Ticker: IDI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SearchMedia Holdings Ltd
SearchMedia is a leading nationwide multi-platform media company and one of the largest operators of integrated outdoor billboard and in-elevator advertising networks in China.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.28)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.28)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.23
Employees
0
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Ticker: OM:ZETA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZetaDisplay AB
ZetaDisplay is a leading supplier of Digital Signage to major chains in the retailing and service sectors of the European market. The head office is in Sweden and there are sales offices located in Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia and the Netherlands.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$45.75
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.52
EBIT ($mm)
$0.43
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
160
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Ticker: OTCPK:CREX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, founded in 1998 with headquarters in New York, is a well-known and trusted marketing technology company providing solutions to enhance the 21st century shopping experience. The Company provides a suite of tools and services for retailers, venue operators and their brand partners.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$18.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.61)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.03)
Net Income ($mm)
$1.09
Employees
75
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Ticker: WSE:IMS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Internet Media Services S.A.
Internet Media Services S.A. (IMS) is a leader in providing specialized Sensory Marketing services in Poland. Having over 10 years of experience of working with media and modern technologies, IMS uses techniques which allow for creating appropriate mood and influencing the Customer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$13.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.83
EBIT ($mm)
$2.89
Net Income ($mm)
$2.37
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:DVGG.D
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech's retail shopping technology seamlessly combines cutting edge digital tech and social networking to create a fun and unique shopping experience. 12 Retech fully integrates in-store, online, and mobile shopping experiences with its patented smart 12Mirrors, 12Mobile app, and 12Kiosks.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.68)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SEHK:1993
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Asiaray Media Group Limited
Asiaray Media Group Limited
Asiaray Media Group is a leading out-of-home media company in Greater China with a strategic focus on airport and metro line advertising. It is amongst the top privately-owned media companies with exclusive concession rights to airports and metro lines in Greater China.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$242.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.56
EBIT ($mm)
$14.05
Net Income ($mm)
$5.89
Employees
912
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Ticker: ASX:XTD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
XTD Limited
XTD Limited
XTD’s media system offers a new era of metro-rail transport communications to the world’s major metro-rail networks. XTD is a globally-focused business offering world-first cross-track digital media systems that bring new revenue streams to major rail operators and outdoor media companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.16
EBIT ($mm)
($0.27)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:IHRT.Q
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iHeartMedia, Inc.
iHeartMedia, Inc.
iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies. The company specializes in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, social, live events, on-demand entertainment and information services for local communities.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,038.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$442.84
EBIT ($mm)
$48.38
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
11400
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