The Daktronics Experience
62 - Bethel College Adds LED Technology with Tony Hoops

62 - Bethel College Adds LED Technology with Tony Hoops

May 27, 2020

To hear about the LED technology transformation at Bethel College in Newton, Kansas, Justin and Matt are joined by their Athletic Director, Tony Hoops. We talk about his role at Bethel, installing a video display at their stadium to support football and other sports and events, how they manage their sponsorships with the display, its overall impact and more.

61 - Facility Upgrades at USD with Cameron Wilson

61 - Facility Upgrades at USD with Cameron Wilson

May 20, 2020

To learn more about the facility upgrades at the University of South Dakota (USD), Justin and Matt talked with Cameron Wilson, Director of Events for USD. The discussion covers Cameron’s path to his current position, what his role is like at USD, their video display systems and much more.

60 - Discussing the Show Control Experience with Scott Davidson

60 - Discussing the Show Control Experience with Scott Davidson

May 13, 2020

As our control systems continue to improve and advance, Justin and Matt sit down with Scott Davidson, Broadcast Systems Engineer at American Airlines Center, to talk about his experience with their recent Show Control upgrade. We also talk about Scott’s role and other stories surrounding his work at the venue.

59 - Details of Daktronics Sports Marketing with Kyle and Bud

59 - Details of Daktronics Sports Marketing with Kyle and Bud

May 6, 2020

Daktronics provides many different products and services for its customers, including Daktronics Sports Marketing. To discuss the details of DSM, Justin and Matt are joined by Kyle Sydow, Daktronics market manager, and Bud Postma, retired athletic director and Daktronics consultant. The conversation covers how DSM works, the features and benefits of the program, examples of how it has worked for Bud, and much more.

58 - Handling Sponsorships During COVID with Mike

58 - Handling Sponsorships During COVID with Mike

April 29, 2020

How to handle sponsorships has become somewhat interesting during these times. As such, Justin and Matt sat down with Mike Vogelaar, Daktronics Sports Marketing regional manager, to hear how some Daktronics customers are fulfilling their sponsorships and providing exposure to those businesses due to the absence of live events taking place. He also shares how Daktronics is helping customers be creative with their sponsorships and show to show support for their partners and community.

57 - Behind the SBB projects in Switzerland with Rolf Bauer

57 - Behind the SBB projects in Switzerland with Rolf Bauer

April 22, 2020

As digital signage can be used almost anywhere, Justin and Matt discussed the SBB railway project with Rolf Bauer, region manager for German spoken area of Daktronics international operations. Rolf explains how we’ve worked with SBB to install more than 50 displays across multiple railway stations in Switzerland.

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56 - A Conversation with Northern State University’s Adam Leach

56 - A Conversation with Northern State University’s Adam Leach

April 17, 2020

Justin and Matt are joined by Adam Leach, director of athletic marketing and events for Northern State University, to talk about their recent project including the largest collegiate centerhung in the state of South Dakota. Adam also talks about his role at Northern, how they produce multiple sports on campus and future projects they have coming up.

- Daktronics and Northern State University news release: https://www.daktronics.com/news/Pages/Northern-State-University-Boasts-Largest-Collegiate-Centerhung-in-South-Dakota.aspx
- Northern State University Educational Impact Campaign: http://educational-impact.com/ 

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55 - Businesses Using Digital Signage During COVID-19 with Gina and Jess

55 - Businesses Using Digital Signage During COVID-19 with Gina and Jess

April 8, 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted the use of digital signage by both small and large businesses? Justin and Matt are joined by Gina Kuck, Business Development for National Accounts at Daktronics, and Jess Bern, Strategic Marketing for On-Premise Business at Daktronics, to find out. The conversation also includes the free content Daktronics is providing, what communities are doing to show support during this time and more.

54 - Daktronics Event Production Offerings with Steve Ackermann

54 - Daktronics Event Production Offerings with Steve Ackermann

April 1, 2020

Justin and Matt are joined by Steve Ackermann, Daktronics supervisor of event production, to talk about everything that Daktronics provides relating to event production. This includes producing the events, helping hire and staff production crews, additional services, how they share ideas, and even what they are doing during these uncertain times.

53 - Display Image Quality and Contrast with Shannon Mutschelknaus

53 - Display Image Quality and Contrast with Shannon Mutschelknaus

March 25, 2020

To talk about image quality, Justin and Matt are joined once again by Shannon Mutschelknaus, Engineering Manager for Daktronics Laboratory Services Group. He shares information on contrast ratios, why contrast is important, how to test for it and much more.

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