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Group IMD and Honeycomb combine to shape the future of video advertising

London, December 21: Global video advertising distribution business Group IMD and video management platform Honeycomb have today announced their merger. The new business will provide customers across more than 100 countries with revolutionary technology that will accelerate access to addressable and programmatic video advertising across TV, online and Video on Demand (VoD). Together, Group IMD and […]

Group IMD and Shiseido are first to deliver TV Commercials online for the Japan TV industry.

At 9:00am this morning, Japan officially opened it’s doors for online delivery of TV Commercials. Shiseido and Group IMD were there waiting, carving a small piece of history as the first companies to deliver a commercial online. Until now, TV Commercial delivery in Japan has been entirely manual, couriering HDCAM and XDCAM disks country wide […]

Doug Conely

Group IMD builds a programmatic and digital future by appointing Doug Conely as its Chief Product Officer

With the increasing growth of digital video advertising and shift towards more automated, programmatic processes, Group IMD has appointed Doug Conely to be its new Chief Product Officer. Doug has spent over a decade working in advertising technology, first with Yahoo Europe and then with Exponential. He has led globally distributed teams to build and […]

Iain Ferguson

Group IMD appoints Iain Ferguson as Chairman for the next phase of its expansion

Group IMD appoints Iain Ferguson as Chairman for the next phase of its expansion   London, April 20th Group IMD, the leading, global video advertising workflow company, has appointed Iain Ferguson as its Chairman.  Iain has extensive international experience in building service, digital and communications companies as a senior executive and as a Chairman. Iain is […]

Is your business ready for the content explosion?

Today, there’s already more to do with less time. TV advertising campaigns require faster implementation and content is updated more frequently. Around the world advertisers are changing offers, targeting postcodes, integrating TV and social campaigns, and more. Agencies need to be more agile than ever. And tomorrow, things will move even faster. Commercials will be […]

Inflexion invests in the next phase of Group IMD’s development

Group IMD is happy to announce that Inflexion Private Equity has acquired a majority shareholding in the company replacing Vitruvian Partners. Inflexion is an award winning UK private equity firm with a great track record. Simon Cox, CEO of Group IMD, commented: “It has been great working with Vitruvian who have been strong supporters of the […]

IMD Cloud is the World’s Fastest Video Ad Delivery Platform

The World’s Fastest Video Ad Delivery Platform – ‘IMD Cloud’ – Completes Its International Roll Out

The World’s Fastest Video Ad Delivery Platform – ‘IMD Cloud’ – Completes Its International Roll Out London – August 10, 2016 – Global UK technology company Group IMD is transforming the speed and convenience of video advertising management and distribution through its IMD Cloud platform. The IMD Cloud platform has been fully rolled out internationally and […]


Broadcasters and IMD extend TV campaign management platform deal

London – June 17, 2016 – Clearcast, the ad clearance service for agencies and advertisers, has announced a major extension to its long term CARIA® deal with Group IMD’s Optimad Media Systems. The contract is the biggest of its kind in advertising media in Europe and will run until at least 2023. The CARIA® system service, first […]