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Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR)

50.14 Up 0.10(0.20%) Oct 24, 4:00PM EDT
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Lamar Advertising Co.
5321 Corporate Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
United States - Map
Phone: 225-926-1000

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Advertising Agencies
Full Time Employees:3,000

Business Summary 

Lamar Advertising Company operates as an outdoor advertising company in the United States. It sells advertising space on billboards, including bulletins and posters; logo signs located near highway exits; and exterior and interior of public transportation vehicles, transit shelters, and benches in 60 markets. As of December 31, 2013, the company owned and operated approximately 145,000 billboard advertising displays in 44 states, Canada, and Puerto Rico; and approximately 120,000 logo advertising displays in 22 states, and the province of Ontario, Canada, as well as operated approximately 38,000 transit advertising displays in 16 states, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Lamar Advertising Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Corporate Governance 
Lamar Advertising Co.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 9.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Kevin P. Reilly Jr., 59
Chairman, Pres, Chairman of Lamar Media Corp. and Pres of Lamar Media Corp.
Mr. Sean E. Reilly , 52
Chief Exec. Officer
Mr. Keith A. Istre , 61
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer
Robert B. Switzer ,
VP of Operations
Mr. James R. McIlwain ,
Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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