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Global-5 Conducts Media Tour Promoting Spring Break Safety for FDOT

Orlando, Fla., March 15, 2013 – Global-5 Communications recently concluded a weeklong, small-market media tour on behalf of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) promoting how the 511 Traveler Information System can help keep travelers safe during Spring Break road trips. Global-5’s Christie Hyde traveled to Gainesville, Tallahassee and Panama City and conducted nine live […]

Global-5 President & CEO Mary Hamill Hosts Tampa Intelligent Transportation Talk Show Panel

TAMPA, Fla., February 21, 2013 – Global-5 President and CEO, Mary Hamill, hosted a talk show format intelligent transportation panel discussion featuring three of the nation’s leading experts for the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services. This is the second annual event Hamill has hosted for the chapter. She posed questions […]

Global-5 Designs and Manages Transportation Research Board Exhibits for the FHWA Center for Accelerating Innovation

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 13, 2013 – Global-5 Communication unveiled the 800 square foot exhibit developed for the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Center for Accelerating Innovation at the nation’s most prestigious transportation gathering, the 2013 Transportation Research Board Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. The Every Day Counts interactive exhibit featured touchscreen kiosks, smartTV programming, life-size customer […]

Highway alerts, brought to you by …

By Phil Kabler CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Travel on the West Virginia Turnpike and other major state routes soon will be brought to you by corporate sponsors. The state Parkways Authority Thursday approved the installation of 17 message board signs on the 88-mile stretch of interstate. Under an agreement with the state Division of Highways, the […]