Lamar Advertising

  www.lamar.com
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Lamar Advertising Reviews

37 Reviews
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37 Reviews
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Lamar Advertising CEO Sean Reilly
Sean Reilly
13 Ratings
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    Overall great experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Executive  in  Little Rock, AR
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Little Rock, AR

    I have been working at Lamar Advertising full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The companies values are great. The work-life balance is awesome. Very little micromanaging.

    Cons

    Each office runs as a separate entity, so one market might be great to work in, but another may not. It is hit or miss in different regions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more commissions.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

Lamar Advertising Interviews

Updated Aug 28, 2014
Updated Aug 28, 2014

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    Account Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Augusta, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Augusta, GA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Lamar Advertising in May 2010.

    Interview Details

    Vey laid back and quick.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Nothing.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Additional Info

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Website www.lamar.com
Headquarters Baton Rouge, LA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1999
Type Company - Public (LAMR)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors JCDecaux, CBS Outdoor

Here's a company that shows all the signs of being a successful outdoor advertising business. Lamar Advertising is one of the top billboard operators in the US, along with CBS Outdoor and Clear Channel Outdoor. The company maintains about 146,000 billboards in 45 states, plus Canada and Puerto Rico. It also sells advertising space on almost 30,000 signs placed on buses and at bus stops in more than 15 states, and it maintains more than 100,000 logo signs (highway exit signs with logos of nearby hotels and restaurants) along interstates in about 20 states and Canada... More

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