About

Who we are

ICONIC MEDIA. ICONIC DESTINATIONS™

Branded Cities is a digital and spectacular out-of-home media company with iconic signage in iconic destinations throughout the United States and Canada. Branded Cities promotes national and local brands through its network of spectacular, static and digital sign displays.

EL Media

Formed in 1996 by Steve Ellman, EL Media is the parent company of Branded Cities. EL Media represents over 3,700 OOH assets throughout North America.

Real Estate

Branded Cities provides full service real estate capabilities and excels at working with both private landowners and public entities. With real estate experts on staff, Branded Cities' knowledge of all aspects of signage and how they relate to OOH is unrivaled. From initial planning to financial modeling, permitting, leasing and the management of signage, Branded Cities' real estate team will work diligently with you in maximizing the value of your property and provide a long term stream of income.

GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS

Branded Cities extends its OOH reach with domestic and international partnerships including ABC Regional Sports & Entertainment Sales and with foreign operators, DEFI Group and Ocean Outdoor.

Branded Cities has also created strategic alliances with Panasonic and Cantor Fitzgerald, which provide BC the freedom to expand its global OOH media network.

INTERNATIONAL REACH Map
THE IMAX, WATERLOO London, UK
Ocean Outdoor
CAROLINA HERRERA Madrid, Spain
DEFI
BVLGARI Paris, France
DEFI

Meet the Team