PRESS RELEASES

  • May 13, 2015

    NCM Rebrands, Introduces E!’s Maria Menounos as the New Face of FirstLook

    Upfront Event Highlights NCM as the Top Millennial Growth Network and Features Enhanced Moviegoer Targeting Before, During and After the Movie

    NEW YORK & CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National CineMedia (NCM) presented its fourth annual upfront event at the AMC Lincoln Square theater in New York today, showing advertisers why it truly is America’s Movie Network. NCM – America’s Movie Network NCM kicked off its presentation with some branding of its own, launching a new look and feel for the largest cinema advertising network in the U.S. Designed by NCM’s...
  • April 30, 2015

    Kendra Cassidy Joins NCM as National Account Director

    CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National CineMedia (NCM), the largest cinema advertising network in the U.S., has opened a Detroit office to work more closely with clients and agencies in the Detroit marketplace, most notably the auto industry. Kendra Cassidy has joined NCM to run the Detroit office as a National Account Director, and will work with advertising clients and agencies to help them reach an audience of more than 700 million...
  • April 21, 2015

    New Affiliate Agreements With Santikos And Cinetopia, As Well As Others Including Crossroads and Rosecrest Entertainment, Will Add Over 10 Million Attendees

    CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National CineMedia (NCM), the largest cinema advertising network in the U.S. and the #1 weekend network in America, continues to expand its national reach with the addition of five new movie theater circuit affiliates in 2015 and 2016, representing an increased audience of over 10 million moviegoing attendees. Santikos Theatres has signed an agreement to become an NCM affiliate as of 2016, adding its...
  • April 13, 2015
    CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National CineMedia (NCM), the largest cinema advertising network in the U.S., announces the promotions of three top executives on NCM’s regional sales team. NCM’s regional team works with regional and local businesses to help them reach moviegoers in NCM’s FirstLook pre-show seen in AMC, Cinemark, Regal Entertainment Group and over 40 other leading regional theater circuit affiliates nationwide. Senior Vice...
  • March 3, 2015

    Video-Neutral Strategy Puts Cinema in Premium Video Tier

    Omnicom Deal Closes NCM’s 2015 Upfront Season with a Nearly 100 Percent Increase over Last Year

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Omnicom Media Group, the media services division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC), has entered into an upfront agreement with National CineMedia (NCM), America's #1 weekend network, to bring Omnicom client brands to movie patrons across NCM’s network in 2015. The deal, which will cover approximately $50 million in advertising over the next year, is the latest example of Omnicom Media Group’s video-neutral...
  • February 24, 2015
    CENTENNIAL, Colo. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2015/16 movie season is predicted to be one of the biggest in box office history, and National CineMedia (NCM) is once again taking its place among the top national video networks to present its fourth annual upfront luncheon presentation at New York City’s AMC Loews Lincoln Square theater on May 13, 2015...
  • January 29, 2015

    Featured Artists Idina Menzel, Vance Joy and Echosmith Kick Off The Entertainment Marketing Program With a Behind-the-Scenes Look at What Inspires Creativity

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Music has always been an integral part of the movies, and National CineMedia (NCM) and The GRAMMY Awards® are launching a new big screen partnership in movie theaters nationwide. This new entertainment marketing program will give moviegoers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at recording artists and their creative process, and will kick off with featured artists Idina Menzel, Vance...
  • December 22, 2014
    CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCMI) (the Company), the managing member and owner of 45.8% of National CineMedia, LLC (NCM LLC), the operator of the largest in-theatre digital media network in North America, today announced that Thomas Lesinski has been appointed to its board of directors. Mr. Lesinski replaces James R. Holland, Jr. who resigned from the board effective October 27, 2014. Mr. Holland had served on...