News & Events

News & Events

Lamar Advertising’s Digital Airport Inventory Now Available for Programmatic Buying

Brands can now easily reach and engage millions of traveling consumers in 25 airports nationwide via Lamar digital inventory

Baton Rouge, LA – September 5, 2023 – Lamar Advertising, one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, today announced that the company’s digital airport advertising inventory is now available to be purchased programmatically on Vistar Media. Brands and agencies can now extend the impact of campaigns and generate more than 55 million weekly impressions by utilizing Lamar’s high-quality digital advertising inventory in 25 airports across the country.

"Brands are always looking for new ways to engage consumers. The combination of Lamar's advanced airport advertising inventory and Vistar's industry-leading programmatic technology will deliver fresh opportunities to connect with and delight audiences," said Leslie Lee, SVP of Marketing, Vistar Media. "We are excited to expand our relationship with Lamar to airports across the country."

Airports offer extended dwell times and opportunities for brands to interact with travelers on a meaningful level in a captive, friendly and comfortable environment. According to Nielsen, 83% of frequent fliers notice airport advertising while 75% associate airport advertising with high-quality brands. Initially, more than 400 Lamar digital screens across 25 airports have been added with continued deployment of digital screens planned in the future. Lamar offers advertisers a wide range of inventory in all high-traffic areas of an airport, including baggage claims, arrival halls, and main concourses.

Lamar Advertising Vistar Airport Programmatic Inventory GIF
Airport advertisements at Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC), Portland International Airport (PDX) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

"Lamar airport advertising enables brands to reach their target audience with a message that is memorable and influences purchasing decisions,” said Casey Sexton, President of Lamar Transit and Airports. “In adding our growing portfolio of digital airport advertising to Vistar’s platform, we are making it as easy as possible for brands to access our network and achieve their campaign goals.”

For a full list of Lamar airports currently available for programmatic buying on Vistar’s network, please visit or reach out to [email protected].

About Lamar Advertising Company
Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with over 361,000 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 approximately 4,600 displays. Please feel free to explore our website or contact us at [email protected] for additional information.

Press Contact:

Allie McAlpin
Lamar Advertising Company
VP of Marketing Services & Communications
(225) 926-1000
[email protected]

Aug 29, 2023

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Cash Dividend on Common Stock

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner and operator of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, announces that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.25 per share payable on September 29, 2023 to stockholders of record of Lamar’s Class A common stock and Class B common stock on September 18, 2023.

Read more »

Aug 10, 2023

Lamar Advertising Secures New Transit Advertising Contracts Across Canada

Transit authorities in growing and thriving areas of British Columbia and Ontario partner with Lamar to monetize bus and street furniture inventory and offer advertising opportunities for local companies.

Read more »