NJCU Installs StrandVision Digital Signage in the Michael B. Gilligan Student Union

Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) April 13, 2009

New Jersey City College (NJCU) installed five large format TVs in Michael B. Gilligan Student Union Building (gsub) to display the pages of digital display hosted by StrandVision LLC of Menomonie, Wisconsin. Signaling, totally controlled by the University, this pages frequently updated list events and academic schedules for day and evening, the students and the faculty and staff.

The digital signage system is administered by the Department of Student Affairs, which generates its own ads and accepts the opinions of the 40 student organizations of the University. Signage, a repetitive set of pages, comes five 42 “or 52” flat screen televisions in the gsub, as well as an additional display in a classroom building.

NJCU joined other colleges and universities that use the StrandVision service that is delivered over the Internet and uses a data cable or standard TV and televisions off-the-shelf, and equipment. Appears in the traditional increase gsub notice board with an attractive presentation kinetic attracts viewers to effectively reach the entire population of the University.

said Victor DelValle, Assistant Director, Student Affairs, “We wanted a new form, cleaner to match the student union recently renovated. Comments include class schedules and changes, students and the notices, special events and sports schedules. We also accept advice from the Office of Public Information and the Office of Communications and Marketing for the large universities and community events, and we can quickly display emergency notice for school closures and other news. “

Student Affairs receives flyers and notices emailed in a digital format from student organizations and other sources. The newspaper staff on the StrandVision server on the Internet to post updates. The displays are refreshed in minutes.

of IT staff, which is responsible for the technical support of the system, also appreciate both the low cost and remote hosting. “The delivery approach of the Internet and the use of off-the-shelf PCs, TVs and networking gear made the decision easy compared to other suppliers we considered, we did not have to buy a special equipment and the course is minimal IT support. – StrandVision does the rest, “said Rob Scire, associate director, telecommunications and data networks


About StrandVision:

StrandVision LLC offers low-cost, web-based software as a service (SaaS) digital signage through a patent-pending approach that offers LCD and plasma content subscribers, as well as computer screens and websites. StrandVision service distributes text and graphics, including advertisements pages, video content, and national and local weather and news. It is ideal for medical and dental offices (patient education), banks, retailers and industrial distributors (video merchandising), employee break rooms (events and benefits), non-profit and religious organizations (members and supporters communication), and other applications.

PC-2-TV.net StrandVision also offers fully digital, high definition (HD) Computer Adapter personal TV for use with digital signage and many other applications.

Services StrandVision Digital Signage and PC-2-TV.net are available directly from StrandVision and through registered affiliates and system integrators ( http://www.strandvision.com/?installers ). Additional information about StrandVision is available at http://www.strandvision.com , by calling 715-235-7446 or email @ strandvision.com dirty.

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Michalis Michael of DigitalMR – makes final shortlist for the 2011 NGMR Disruptive Innovation Awards

London, UK (PRWEB) October 29, 2011

Ahead of The Market Research Event (TMRE), the Next Gen Market Research board has announced its shortlist of finalists among the 10 individuals and 15 companies for its 2011 NGMR Disruptive Innovation Awards. (Click here to view the article)

Michalis Michael, founder & managing director of DigitalMR was named as a finalist among individuals who have demonstrated a pioneering approach to innovation within market research. The winners will be announced at the Award Ceremony during The Market Research Event, on the 8th of November.

About DigitalMR

DigitalMR is a specialist agency which provides a holistic approach to web based market research. It specialises in utilising social media research and sophisticated technology platforms to enhance its business consulting approach. DigitalMR combines Active Web Listening and Private Online Communities for co-creation with traditional online research techniques to help companies listen to, understand and engage with their customers.

It’s solutions also include ad-hoc quantitative and qualitative research online, with expertise in customer segmentation, customer loyalty, online focus groups, video diaries, bulletin boards and online ethnography.

The agency operates in affiliation with international market research company MASMI and has offices in London, UK; Nicosia, Cyprus, and Columbus, Ohio, in the US.

About Michalis Michael

Michalis Michael is the founder and Managing Director of London and Nicosia headquartered DigitalMR Ltd, the first holistic Digital Market Research Specialist. His particular expertise entails social media research and marketing strategy.

Primarily focusing on social media research, Michalis has worked with numerous blue chip multinational corporations at headquarters, regional and local country levels, including P&G, Nestle, Coca Cola, Novartis, Citigroup and Saxo Bank. Michalis has extensive experience in financial services, FMCG, retail, healthcare, telecoms and automotive industries.

Michalis is an active member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and received their International Legacy Award in 2005. He also sits on the YPO International Education Committee. He is a member of the board of Mentoring AG, a Greek consulting company, and MASMI UK, a multinational research organisation.

An aerospace engineer by academic background, Michalis has been in marketing research consulting since 1991. He has lived and worked in numerous countries since then, including the Middle East, Central & Eastern Europe, Germany, USA and now in the UK. He received his business training at Harvard Business School and London Business School.