SOURCE: MediaTile (The MediaTile Company)

February 27, 2008 03:01 ET

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes MediaTile for Driving Best Practices in Global Digital Signage Market; MediaTile Added to Digital Signage Association Advisory Board

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) - Digital Signage Expo - MediaTile announced today that it has been recognized for its best practices in the digital signage industry by Frost & Sullivan, and has accepted an advisory board position with the Digital Signage [Trade] Association. MediaTile CEO Keith Kelsen participated in the inaugural Digital Signage Association advisory board meeting today in Las Vegas, just prior to the Digital Signage Expo event in Las Vegas. MediaTile has also been recognized by independent global analyst Frost & Sullivan for its best practices in the industry and has received the 2008 Technology Leadership of the Year Award for Digital Signage.

"MediaTile is very excited to be a part of the Digital Signage Association, a new and global trade organization assembled to further best practices and growth in the industry," said Keith Kelsen, CEO of The MediaTile Company. "I am delighted to share best practices information, our experience, and general knowledge of the industry with the Association, its sponsors, charter members and other participants."

At a recent ceremony in San Antonio, Texas, which was hosted by Frost & Sullivan, MediaTile was recognized for its best practices in the industry and received the 2008 Digital Signage Technology Leadership Award. The award recognized MediaTile's efforts in producing a turnkey, all-in-one Digital-Sign-in-a-Box™ system that is both easy to deploy and operate. The Digital-Sign-in-a-Box system integrates the three main components of a digital signage network: a commercial-grade display with embedded media player, network connectivity using cellular broadband services, and a web-based broadcast portal for advanced content management. The award can be viewed at www.mediatile.com

"As the only company in the world to receive this prestigious digital signage best practices and technology leadership award, I am honored to accept it on behalf of MediaTile worldwide staff, our partners, and our customers," said Keith Kelsen, CEO and Chairman of The MediaTile Company. "We have delivered just what the market has asked for: a digital signage solution that works right out of the box, is amazingly easy to deploy and operate, and supports a wide array of media formats and content."

"The MediaTile system can be easily deployed and operated by customers and eliminates many of the costs and complexities associated with digital signage broadcast networks," said Yin Fern Ko, Frost & Sullivan Analyst. The award also cited that feedback from customers using the Digital-Sign-in-a-Box system has been outstanding, with many claiming that they spend about half the time, and at about half the cost, to achieve their desired return on investment (ROI) as compared to the deployment of traditional digital signage systems.

About The MediaTile Company

MediaTile is an established worldwide supplier of easy to deploy and use digital signage solutions, and the world's first provider of cellular-based digital signage networks. MediaTile enables retailers, brands, banks, corporate offices and narrowcasters of all types to deploy and operate digital signage networks in far more places, in much less time, and realize ROI sooner. With our unique and patent-pending cellular-based approach, our award-winning Digital-Sign-in-a-Box and web-based Broadcast Portal, we've made on-site network management, application software, and upgrades a thing of the past. Now you can realize all the advantages of digital signage without any of the headaches. MediaTile products and services are available worldwide through our affiliate offices. For more information visit: www.mediatile.com

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