Billups Appoints Regional Director
Billups' Eastward Expansion
Ryan Chisholm, new Regional Director of Billups’ Denver
With 15+ years of experience in the OOH industry, Ryan will lead Billups’ Denver office, working with its growing roster of clients in the Mountain-West region. This is the second office opening and expansion Billups has announced this year – with David Krupp also joining as CRO in April, based in agency’s new Chicago office.
Denver, Colo. — June 13, 2018 — Billups, the leading independent agency in the out-of-home (OOH) industry, today announced the appointment of Ryan Chisholm as Regional Director of its Denver office. With 15 years in the industry, five of which were with Billups at one time as Director of Media, Chisholm will oversee and grow the Billups office in Denver as well as partnering with clients in surrounding states including Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, Kansas and more.
“The Denver and broader Mountain-West region is rapidly changing and one of the fastest growing markets in the out-of-home industry,” said Chisholm. “Billups has a strong track record of success in delivering smarter, creative and impactful OOH and digital OOH campaigns, and I’m thrilled to come back the agency to continue to drive our growth as we partner with clients across categories.”
Raised in Golden, Colorado, Chisholm has deep industry experience with various OOH, advertising and media agencies including Billups and Clear Channel, where he was the General Manager of the Denver International Airport and Sales Director of a 4 state region for Clear Channel Airports.
“In the past year, Billups has experienced double-digit year-over-year growth. To support our growing roster of clients, we’ve expanded our footprint this year to include offices in Chicago and Denver,” said Billups CEO Ben Billups. “I’m very excited to welcome back Ryan to Billups as we continue on our mission to deliver amazing and move the OOH industry forward. Ryan has experience working with brands across categories on OOH and broader integrated campaigns and is a fantastic addition to our team.”
In addition to Chisholm’s appointment, Billups continues to build momentum as the largest independent OOH agency in the country. Today Billups employs more than 95 people, spanning 14 offices nationwide, with a roster of top agencies and brands across categories such as CPG, entertainment, QSR, retail, spirits, tourism and technology.
Together with Boohma Technologies, Billups is also pioneering new technology and data advancements to maximize OOH campaigns by leveraging AI, data science and hyper-local audience insights. In 2017, total revenues by Billups increased by more than 30 percent as agencies and brands continue to shift marketing dollars to invest in OOH campaigns and activations.
Billups is revolutionizing the out-of-home (OOH) media experience. Blending art and science with advanced technology, Billups leads the industry with scientific targeting, accurate OOH measurement, and an innovative AI-powered recommendation engine. Founded in 2003, Billups is the nation’s largest independently held OOH media specialist agency, offering strategic planning, buying, production and brand experiences. Recently named one of America’s Most Promising Companies by Forbes, Billups is headquartered in Portland, Oregon with a team of more than 95 employees and 14 offices nationwide. Find out more at Billups.com.