REIT (one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America): Lamar Advertising (LAMR) (1902)

Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ: LAMR) was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. It has 3,300 full-time employees. It is a REIT company mainly engaged in outdoor advertising, billboards, Traffic advertising display and trademark signs, etc., is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America.

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Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR):

Lamar Outdoor Advertising Company is a company headquartered in the United States, engaged in outdoor advertising business in North American countries such as the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and other North American countries. It mainly engages in outdoor advertising business, including billboards, poster ads, highway billboards, and interior External advertising, bus stop sign advertising, outdoor bench advertising, etc.

As of March 31, 2016, Lamar Advertising Company operated and managed 325,000 electronic billboards in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) History:

  • In 1902, JM Coe and Charles W. Lamar founded the company;
  • In 1908, the company used its current name;
  • In January 2016, Lamar Advertising Company purchased outdoor advertising rights in 5 major U.S. cities from Clear Channel Outdoors for US$458.5 million .
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