Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with over 352,000 displays across the United States and Canada. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo, transit and airport advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences every day. In addition to its more traditional out-of-home inventory, Lamar is proud to offer its customers the largest network of digital billboards in the United States with approximately 3,800 displays.
Lamar was founded in 1902 as a classified advertising business, and has been owned by the founding family ever since. In the late 1980s, Lamar began to expand beyond its traditional newspaper advertising roots and the company began to purchase outdoor billboards.
At Lamar, we are committed to giving back. We live by the Golden Rule, and we operate with honesty and integrity in every aspect of our business. We are open with our employees, transparent with our customers and loyal to the communities in which we serve. We have been in business over 100 years, and we have stayed true to our mission and values. Our core values are the foundation of our company culture.
Our vision is to create a world where advertisers have the opportunity to reach their target audiences in engaging and meaningful ways, wherever they go.
Micky Vint (Exec. VP of Operations)
Mr. Sukhvinder Singh (Sr. VP of Technology and Innovation)
Mr. Lee Kantrow Jr. (Director of Investor Relations)
Mr. James R. McIlwain (Sec. & Gen. Counsel)
Mr. John M. Miller (Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing)
Ms. Tammy Duncan (Exec. VP of HR)
Hal Kilshaw (Exec. VP of Gov.al Relations)
Recognition and Awards
Lamar has been recognized as one of Billboard magazine’s top outdoor advertising companies and was also named one of Glassdoor’s “Top Companies for Culture & Values” 4 years in a row.