BrightSign Wins Bronze at Digital Signage Expo 2014 Apex Awards

LOS GATOS, CA – (February 13, 2014) – BrightSign, LLC®, the market leader in digital signage media players, is proud to announce that it s work with Boulder Station Hotel & Casino was recognized for its innovative digital signage application in the hospitality category for 2014 with a DSE Bronze Apex Award presented at Digital Signage Expo’s opening - night banquet at the Paris Hotel.

"The Apex Awards were created to foster innovation and recognize excellence in the digital signage industry. The work of the recipients of this award represents the best of the best," said Richard Lebovitz, editorial director for Digital Signage Expo. "

BrightSign's work at Boulder Station exemplifies what's possible with the latest in digital signage technology. BrightSign and its partners earned this recognition through their shared vision and ability to collaborate to achieve stunning re sults."Boulder Station Hotel & Casino partnered with BrightSign and National Technology Associates in the design, development and execution of the solution. The winning project was chosen from a field of more than 100 entrants.

In early 2013, Station Casinos updated its legacy A/V system in Boulder Station hotel & casino to maintain its edge in the ultra - competitive Las Vegas hospitality and gaming market. Station Casinos wanted to freshen its look to appeal to discerning travelers, and take advantage of Full HD displays to engage and entertain its guests in new and innovative ways. This dramatic transformation integrated a vast array of state-of-the-art components with BrightSign XD media players to create an impressive system for seamless control and automation of an expansive network of 150+ displays.

About BrightSign

BrightSign, LLC is the market leader in digital signage players. Based in Los Gatos, California, the company develops products, software and networking solutions for digital signage. BrightSign solid-state digital sign controllers set new standards for both stand-alone and networked digital signage applications with their superior video quality, reliability, affordability, ease of use and interactivity. Online information about BrightSign units is available at For US sales inquiries, please contact or call +1-408-852-9263. For European sales inquiries, please email Pierre Gillet: or call +44-1223-911842. Follow BrightSign at and

About the Independent Panel of Apex Award Judges

DSE’s Apex Awards were individually assessed and juried on the basis of originality and innovation by three independent panels, each with three industry journalists, all of whom have long reported on the digital signage sector, have published on the many facets of the industry, and are recognized as versant in current industry trends. Judges included:

  • Chris Brennaman, Digital Media Editor, Digital Signage Expo
  • Mike Cearley, Senior Vice President & Partner, Global Social Strategy & Consumer Engagement, Fleishman-Hillard; Author & Publisher, 11th Screen
  • Leslie Gallery-Dilworth, FAIA
  • Tom LeBlanc, Editor-in-Chief, Commercial Integrator
  • Richard Lebovitz, Editorial Director, Digital Signage Expo
  • David A. Silverman, Editor, Sound & Communications
  • Susan Szenasy, Editor-in-Chief, Metropolis Magazine
  • Lionel Tepper, Managing Editor, ScreenMedia Daily
  • Jeff Wooten, Editor, Sign Builder Illustrated

About Digital Signage Expo

Digital Signage Expo 2015 will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, March 10-12, 2015. 2015 Apex entry forms will be available online this March and submissions are due by October 1, 2014. DSE is the world’s largest and longest running conference and trade show exclusively dedicated to the digital signage, interactive technology and digital-out-of-home (DOOH) industries. Launched in 2004, DSE was the first event dedicated to the digital signage market and has been a significant contributor to the growth of this fast-paced industry. Professional end user attendance represents decision-makers from key industry categories such as retail, restaurant, healthcare, education, hospitality and transportation, as well as other key stakeholders, including advertising executives, brand marketers and systems integrators.

Over 200 exhibitors feature technology and services including hardware, software, network, delivery and content from around the globe. DSE also offers the largest and most diversified digital signage and digital out-of-home educational program anywhere in the world, with more than 125 educators and the largest variety of educational opportunities, including a live installation tour and structured curriculum leading to professional re-certification in seven educational tracks. The 2015 program will be comprised of pre- and post-show educational events, general conference seminars, as well as targeted Industry Roundtable Discussion Groups and free presentations staged in on-floor theaters.

About Us

BrightSign LLC, the global market leader in digital signage media players, is headquartered in Los Gatos, California, with offices in Europe and Asia. BrightSign designs media players and provides free software and cloud networking solutions for the commercial digital signage market worldwide, serving all vertical segments of the marketplace. BrightSign products are known for their signature reliability, affordability, market-leading technology and unsurpassed performance. Connect with BrightSign on Linkedin, Twitter, Vimeo, FacebookYouTube and Instagram

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