Category: Events

Media Flocks To Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Mercedes-Benz Stadium opened their doors to the media last week Tuesday, August 15, to share the technological aspects of the new venue as well as culinary aspects, club and suite features, and more. As the LED display manufacturer of the Halo, Mega Column, Feather Wall and more, Daktronics had representation at the event. CEO and ...

Opening Race at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Last week I traveled out to California and attended the opening race at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club racetrack. Daktronics has installed several different displays there over the years, but this year they added 3 new displays. There is a double-sided marquee on the outside that was being used to show upcoming events, another single-colored ...

A Media Frenzy at New Ford Field

The Detroit Lions are currently making some changes to Ford Field and recently invited the media to tour the venue. Team President Rod Wood led the tour showing new LED displays inside Gate A, upgraded clubs and dining areas, and ended in a suite on the 50-yard line as the new end zone, super column ...

A Look Inside IDEA 2017

Another IDEA Convention is in the books and we would like to thank everyone who joined us for the week in Philadelphia to make this year's event a huge success, with a record breaking 580 people in attendance! Here are a few of our favorite highlights from IDEA 2017. Daktronics Video Summit Our Annual Daktronics ...

New Fan Entertainment Elements at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game

This past week, Miami hosted professional baseball's best and finest players for the annual MLB All-Star Game event, with festivities including the Home-Run Derby, Midsummer Classic and MLB FanFest, among other events.  Marlins Park and the nearby Miami Beach Convention Center were host facilities to the official events of the week, and Daktronics equipment was ...

See you at IDEA

The 35th Annual IDEA Conference will be held July 9 - 12 in Philadelphia, PA, and our Daktronics Professional Services team is busy gearing up for an exciting week. Be sure to stop by our booth. Just look for our 4mm display and join us for our Showcase on Tuesday, July 11 at 1:00 PM, ...

A Look Inside NACMA and the 2017 NACDA & Affiliates Convention

This is the 4-5th time that I have attended the NACDA and Affiliates Convention, this year it was held in Orlando, FL. My first year at NACDA was back in 2007 when I first started out at Daktronics as a sales intern. That year consisted mainly of loading up the various display equipment and booth ...

The Daktronics Video Summit – Outside and In

The Daktronics Video Summit offers an excellent opportunity to learn about exciting, new (or maybe new-to-you) features in the Daktronics control system world. It's also a great chance to meet and network with other Daktronics users, learning tricks and techniques from fellow peers in the business. How do I know this, you might ask? It ...

Talking NACDA with Kyle Adams

Over this last week, I talked with one of our sales managers, Kyle Adams, about his thoughts on the NACDA & Affiliates Convention Week and his history with the show. What are you looking forward to the most at NACDA this year? Looking forward to seeing all of College Athletic Administrators back in the same ...

Vickie Johnson’s NACDA Experience

With NACDA starting up soon, we decided to sit down with Vickie Johnson in our marketing group, who has helped with over 20 years of planning and attending this trade show.   This¬†interview was conducted by Matt Anderson in College Sports Marketing. Connect via LinkedIn