8 Outdoor appoints Alan Brydon as chairman
8 Outdoor, the UK’s fastest growing digital out-of-home media owner, today announces Alan Brydon has been appointed as chairman.
Cennydd Roberts, CEO, 8 Outdoor, said: “In just 18 months we have become the fastest growing digital out of home media owner in the UK market and we are now entering the next phase of our growth strategy. This team of hugely talented people will support our drive to put more screens in more cities to provide advertisers with more audience and more choice. We are ready to help our customers make the very most of the incredible benefits offered by our rapidly expanding UK estate of digital billboards.”
Alan Brydon joined 8 Outdoor in 2016 as non-executive board director and prior to this was chief executive at Outsmart. Brydon has more than 25 years’ experience in the media industry, during which time he has held senior roles at Havas Media Group, MEC and MPG. He takes over from John Story, who after completing a successful two-year tenure, returns to his principal role as major investor in the business.
Via: 8 Outdoor