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Lamar Advertising Launches National Campaign to Honor Teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week

Following two-week submission process, #LamarLovesTeachers campaign recognizing teachers in 115 markets across the country

Baton Rouge, LA – May 3, 2021 – In conjunction with the start of Teacher Appreciation Week, Lamar Advertising, one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, has launched #LamarLovesTeachers, a national billboard campaign to honor and recognize teachers and educators across the country. 

Over the past two weeks, Lamar received over 2,500 submissions from those seeking to recognize their favorite teachers and the efforts they have undertaken in this past year. Throughout this week, Lamar is displaying the images and names of those submitted teachers in the regions where they work on a rotating basis. In total, the campaign will span 115 markets utilizing more than 620 digital billboards. 

Thank You Teachers Lamar Digital Billboard

“We are excited to play a role in showing teachers just how much their hard work and dedication is appreciated,” said Sean Reilly, CEO of Lamar Advertising Company. “Judging from the volume of submissions we received, there is tremendous enthusiasm to honor our teachers and express gratitude for all they do, especially during a very challenging time.” 

To see locations of digital billboards and a list of markets participating in the campaign, or for more information about the campaign itself, please visit LamarLovesTeachers.com.

About Lamar Advertising Company
Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, with over 351,000 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 over 3,600 displays. Please feel free to explore our website www.lamar.com or contact us at hello@lamar.com for additional information.

Press Contact:

Allie McAlpin
Lamar Advertising Company
Communications Director
(225) 926-1000
amcalpin@lamar.com

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