Audio Messaging Solutions (AMS), a provider of audio marketing technologies, has completed a merger with IOHI (Impressions On Hold), which delivers solutions for on-hold messaging, IVR prompts, overhead music and digital signage, to create Spectrio.
The new company, Spectrio, is combining the audio marketing skills of AMS with the expertise of IOHI, creating and delivering a variety of multimedia marketing solutions through its in-house production and service capabilities including producing and recording on-hold phone messages, IVR prompts and automated attendant greetings; digital signage solutions for waiting areas, retail spaces and interactive kiosk applications; public space music and location specific “storecast” messaging; multimedia enhancements for the web, and custom video applications.
Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., with creative and customer operations in Tulsa, Okla., the new company provides audio, graphic and video marketing solutions to help clients deliver effective marketing messaging for customers. The combined company has annual revenues of approximately $17 million and 72 employees, solutions in place in approximately 40,000 U.S. office and retail locations, from on-hold phone messaging to programming for in-store audio and digital signage. Some of these companies include Pep Boys, LabCorp, Regions Bank, Goodyear, Terminix, Raymond James Financial and Papa John’s Pizza.