GoodMood has sold Digital Signage business to DS Nordic

07.02.2014

Content and media production GoodMood has sold the whole Digital Signage business to the new company, DS Nordic. (www.dsnordic.com). Helmet Business Mentors Oy and investors presented by Helmet owns the majority of DS Nordic Oy. Accordance with the agreement, Digital Signage business is transferred to the new company DS Nordic with Digital Signage key personnel, customers, as well as cooperation agreements including the world's leading Digital Signage software provider Scala.

The former CEO of GoodMood, Olli Ilmolahti has been appointed as CEO of DS Nordic. Ilmolahti promises: “This is a great opportunity to focus on providing memorable and professional Digital Signage solutions that we have got in good start at GoodMood. Video walls, information displays and various types of touch screens are increasing in shops, restaurants, offices and public places. We have all solutions and highly motivated team ready to help our customers.  We can guarantee that our solutions will provide quick impact and results. ”

“We have followed the Digital Signage industry carefully for a long time. Now is the perfect time to get involved to create the leading company. Digital display business is growing rapidly and the future expectations are excellent.” says Chairman of the Board Timo Hyvönen.

GoodMood goes back to their roots as a video production and streaming company. DS Nordic continues to working closely with GoodMood and Electro Waves. “Our customer familiar and highly skilled professional production team will now focus on its core competence, video production. Our financial position is now strengthened and we can provide the best streaming know-how and impressive promotional and business videos in Finland also in the future” says production manager of GoodMood Otto Arosilta.

Nowadays digital displays are more and more interactive and they can be combined with users' smartphones and tablets. DS Nordic's range of service includes, for example, eMenu touch-screen-menus, Smart Window Solutions, as well as special displays (360- and 4k- displays and information kiosks).

Additional information:

DS Nordic, CEO, Olli Ilmolahti, tel. +358 40 528 9005, olli.ilmolahti@dsnordic.com

Helmet Capital, partner, Timo Hyvönen, tel. +358 400 975 838, timo@helmetcapital.fi

GoodMood, Production Manager, Otto Arosilta, tel. +358 50 386 6573, otto.arosilta@goodmood.fi