Veronica Stevenson – Diversity Drives Everything

Veronica Stevenson – Diversity Drives Everything
26 March 2019

Occasionally you meet employees who stand out by excelling not just in the workplace, but through their work giving back to communities and charities. This month we chatted to one of our Agency Account Director’s, Veronica Stevenson, who talked us through her various work as a charity ambassador, her experience at Clear Channel, and her thoughts on diversity in the media industry.

Darryl Blackwell – A Team That Makes A Difference

Darryl Blackwell – A Team That Makes A Difference
22 February 2019

Darryl Blackwell, Operations Manager at Sawtry Depot, has worked for Clear Channel for 29 years. Starting as an Operative, Darryl has worked his way up through the ranks to his current role of Operations Manager. Over the years he has seen his role change dramatically, and Sawtry depot is now responsible for all the supply and storage of Clear Channel’s vast digital portfolio. We grabbed a minute of his time to chat about the evolution of Out of Home, his work leading Fairness initiatives, and how his team continue to make the difference.

Clear Channel UK and Mayor of London launch weather-data based ads to help tackle rough sleeping in the capital

Clear Channel UK and Mayor of London launch weather-data based ads to help tackle rough sleeping in the capital
5 February 2019

Out of Home Media Owner, Channel UK, and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, have launched an innovative new advertising campaign to raise awareness about the impact adverse weather conditions can have on homeless people.

DOOH: What really drives Activation

DOOH: What really drives Activation
29 January 2019

Often when we talk about activation in the out-of-home industry we’re talking about the practicalities of our digital OOH screens. We can activate ads to only appear on certain day part, or we can activate ads to react the weather… these are indeed really important aspects of activation. Another aspect of activation worth noting though is the process of activating people. How do we get them to perform a target behaviour – be it making a purchase or visiting a store/website? We set out to find this out. With a nationally representative sample of over 1000 participants and a theory in hand we wanted to explore what really drives activation.

Kelly Moore – The Highlights Of Out of Home

Kelly Moore – The Highlights Of Out of Home
29 January 2019

It’s the start of 2019, and for many, January is the month for New Year’s resolutions and reflection on the year just past. In that spirit, this month we sat down with Head of Revenue Management, Kelly Moore, to chat about her 2018 highlights, what’s she’s looking forward to in 2019, what she thinks the future holds for the industry, and how despite working at Clear Channel for 18 years, she’s still as excited as ever about the challenges ahead.

Clear Channel, NHS Blood and Transplant, and 23red harness live data and real recipients to encourage regular blood donation

Clear Channel, NHS Blood and Transplant, and 23red harness live data and real recipients to encourage regular blood donation
29 January 2019

Clear Channel and 23red, alongside NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT), have launched an innovative new campaign across digital Out of Home. The campaign uses live data from local donor centres alongside images of real blood recipients, with the aim of normalising blood donation and making it more personal and local.

Martin Firrell’s new public artworks exploring Power and Gender to be displayed on Clear Channel screens

Martin Firrell’s new public artworks exploring Power and Gender to be displayed on Clear Channel screens
21 January 2019

Artist Martin Firrell has partnered with Out of Home media owner Clear Channel UK, to display a series of his new public artworks that explore the idea of power and gender. The project includes perspectives from women and men on the understanding and experience of men and women in power.

Clear Channel’s 2018 in Numbers

Clear Channel’s 2018 in Numbers
20 December 2018

2018 has been a good year for everyone at Clear Channel UK – all 658 of us. As we fast approach the end of the year, we thought we’d take a step back and round up all of the numbers, stats, facts and figures to highlight the impact the company has had since January.

2018 Creative Wrap-up

2018 Creative Wrap-up
18 December 2018

The advertising industry has seen incredible creativity pouring out of agencies and clients this year. Our Head of Design & Product Marketing, Ben Hope, takes us through his favourite campaigns of 2018, the best Out of Home examples, and his hopes for 2019.

Senior Team Highlights of 2018

Senior Team Highlights of 2018
18 December 2018

December is a month of reflection, looking back at the successes of the past 12 months and gearing up for a new year. It’s been a good year for OOH and for us in particular, so we asked four of our senior team about their best bits, standout moments and what’s to come in 2019.