PPDS Appoints Patrick VanTreese as Education Sales Manager for North America


PPDS announced the appointment of Patrick VanTreese as its new education sales manager for North America. VanTreese will be responsible for developing and executing the company’s education division for PPDS in North America. Using his expertise in the EDU space, he is tasked with creating new business opportunities, partnerships, relationships and revenue streams while also […]

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PPDS and ITANCIA Partner for New T-line Interactive Education Displays


PPDS just announced a new partnership with French distributor ITANCIA to roll out its range of Philips T-Line interactive displays, built and designed for education.   Powered by Android, PPDS says the interactive Philips T-Line range is designed to enhance collaboration in education environments. Philips T-Line offers an anti-glare and anti-reflection 4K screen with multitouch technology and […]

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PPDS Partners with Crestron XiO Cloud Certification for Display Control and Management


PPDS has announced it has partnered with Crestron to attaint the Crestron XiO Cloud certification. Part of PPDS’ adoption of Crestron’s ecosystem means PPDS will bring the XiO Cloud control and management solution to most Philips displays. With Crestron technology now compatible across almost all Philips professional displays, PPDS has become one of the world’s few display manufacturers to support […]

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Technische Unie Uses PPDS to Educate Dutch Businesses on Smarter Working Inside New 450sqm Inspiration Centre


PPDS announced its exclusive range of Philips interactive digital signage and video wall solutions have been selected and installed inside Dutch wholesaler Technische Unie’s, brand-new 450sqm Inspiration Centre. Based in Eindhoven, Technische Unie has been a driving force in the progression of businesses across every industry since 1880. Working with more than 700 suppliers worldwide, […]

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PPDS Signs Three New Partnerships to Add Personalization to Philips Hotel TVs


PPDS announced three new partnerships with hospitality industry Property Management System (PMS) integrators Nonius, Nevotek and Imagine Soft. Opening up over one hundred additional PMS possibilities, these partnerships help hoteliers maximize the full potential of their in-room TVs for advanced and tailored guest experiences. Part of PPDS’ new “total solutions” strategy to bring unrivaled and […]

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PPDS Welcomes Bruce Wyrwitzke as Director of Digital Signage Sales


PPDS (Philips Professional Displays) hired Bruce Wyrwitzke as its new director of digital signage sales. Accelerating PPDS’ growth strategy and ambitions in North America, Bruce is the latest appointment to join the company this year. Based in Monument, Colorado, Bruce joins PPDS equipped with almost 20 years of ProAV experience. Highlights of his career include […]

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PPDS Launches ‘Air Quality Sensor’ Monitoring and Notification System


PPDS (aka; Philips) announced the launch of “Air Quality Sensor,” an air quality monitoring solution designed to help schools and businesses (including corporate, retail and hospitality) create healthier and more productive working and learning environments, using Philips professional TVs, interactive displays and digital signage solutions. Part of PPDS’ new “Total Solutions” strategy, the PPDS Air […]

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PPDS Partners With i3 Technologies for Education Software Solutions


PPDS (aka Philips) has partnered with education software solutions specialist i3 Technologies. Now, PPDS’ interactive touch screen displays come with access to i3LEARNHUB, i3 Technologies’ cloud-based digital creation and learning platform. The platform is designed to enable teachers to bring digital content to students, stimulate collaboration and prepare students with 21st-century learning skills. Complementing the […]

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PPDS Announces Philips L-Line 7000 Series of LED Displays


PPDS has announced the launch of the Philips L-Line 7000 series of LED displays. The new high-brightness and bezel-free 7000 series includes a more simplified mounting and calibration system, built-in cable and data wiring, an IP30 rating (protection against dust, dirt and moisture) and fire retardancy. Making its debut in North America, the Philips 7000 […]

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PPDS Announces Partnership With AAHOA


PPDS, the provider of Philips Professional TV and Digital Signage products, just announced a strategic partnership with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association. Founded in 1989, AAHOA is the voice for America’s hotel owners and is dedicated to advancing and protecting their business interests through advocacy, industry leadership, professional development, member benefits and community engagement. […]

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PPDS Appoints Scott Adams as Director of Hospitality


PPDS, Philips Professional TV and Digital Signage products, just announced the appointment of Scott Adams as its new director of hospitality. With more than 25 years of ProAV hospitality experience, PPDS says Adams is one of the most knowledgeable hospitality sales professionals in the field and will play a key role in PPDS’ ambitions to […]

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PPDS Appoints Beth Donow as New Manager, Supply Chain for Professional Displays and Hospitality


PPDS, Philips Professional TV and Digital Signage, just announced the appointment of Beth Donow, as its new manager, supply chain for professional displays and hospitality. Beth brings almost 20 years of knowledge and channel experience to the PPDS management team in North America, having held various senior leadership and director roles at other leading organizations, […]

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PPDS Launches New Line of Hotel TVs


PPDS (aka: Philips Display) is reentering the hospitality market in North America, with the launch of a new line of Philips MediaSuite pro Android TVs — its flagship line of hotel TVs. Arriving in North America after a 2020 launch in Europe, the new Philips MediaSuite family (HFL6114U series) is available in 43”, 50”, 55”, […]

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PPDS Now Shipping T-Line Interactive 4K Touch-Display Range


PPDS, the provider of Philips Professional TV and Digital Signage products and solutions, is now shipping its new T-Line interactive 4K (3840 x 2160) touch-display range, built exclusively for education. Unveiled as a prototype at ISE 2020, the Philips T-Line’s features and functionality have continued to expand and evolve to address the constantly-changing health and […]

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PSV Philips Stadium Adds Eight PPDS Displays to ‘Jan Heintze Kick Box’


Coming out of COVID and needing flexible working spaces, the luxury “Jan Heintze Kick Box” at PSV’s 35,000-capacity Philips stadium in The Netherlands, just installed eight new smart Philips professional displays from PPDS. These Android-powered Philips signage displays were selected and installed to create one of soccer’s most luxurious suites inside Dutch footballing giant PSV. […]

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PPDS Releases New Line of Ultra HD Pro TVs


PPDS (formerly Philips Professional Display Solutions) has announced the availability of its range of Chromecast built-in and Crestron-Connected certified B-Line Ultra HD pro TVs. The product was first teased at ISE 2020 in Amsterdam with this video: The new Philips B-Line range is PPDS’ most advanced pro TV line to date, equipped out of the […]

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Philips Professional Display Solutions Rebrands — Now Called PPDS


PPDS, exclusive seller of Philips Display products, has announced the launch of its new name — shortened to its initials — as well as its new brand strategy for North America. The company created a new design as part of an evolutionary phase for it to bring even more value-added services and solutions to the […]

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PPDS Announces Philips T-Line Touch Displays for Education


PPDS announced the availability of the Philips T-Line — a new range of interactive touch displays designed exclusively for education. First unveiled at ISE 2020 in February, the new Android-powered T-Line integrates an Android-based processor in a 65”, 75”and 86” interactive LCD display. Mounted to the wall like a traditional whiteboard or blackboard, T-Line displays […]

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