31 Jan 2023

Visual Art recruit industry veteran to accelerate Norwegian growth

Visual Art is growing and have made a key recruitment of industry veteran Mikael Wigart, as Business Manager to accelerate Norwegian growth. Wigart has more than 10 years’ experience from the industry and comes most recently from Peerless-AV where he held the role as Nordic Sales Manager.

Visual Art recruit industry veteran to drive Norwegian expansion

McDonald’s, Circle K, NIO, Lyko, Meny, BigBite and Jordbaerpikene are some of the clients in Visual Art Norway’s portfolio. With high ambitions, growth targets and an existing pipeline, Wigart will together with Country Manager Anne-Mette Sørum lead the team towards continued expansion and accelerate growth.


– Mikael has an extensive experience and great ability to understand different companies’ challenges and possibilities. I’m thrilled to have him onboard, and he will truly play a pivotal role for Visual Art’s Norwegian growth and success, says Anne-Mette Sørum, Country Manager at Visual Art Norway.


– I have been both competing and collaborating with Visual Art for a long time and always been impressed with their focus on customer-value and the courage to go from focusing on hardware and software, to a more strategic and customer focused take on the industry. Visual Art takes the time to collaborate with the customer to understand their strategies and goals, providing the best solution to meet those goals. Additionally, the people I have met across the organization have always been extremely friendly, open, and supportive, and I am very excited to grow the business together with the team, says Mikael Wigart, Business Manager at Visual Art Norway.


– The growth that we’ve seen the last couple of years show that there are many segments to operate in. Companies wants to communicate more rapidly with their employees, visitors demand information faster, and we all look for the best shopping experience when we decide to spend our money. All of this is possible to realize using Digital Signage, says Anne-Mette Sørum.


For more information:


Monika Lindquist, CMO & CCO, Visual Art Group
Tel. +46 72 333 23 83, monika.lindquist@visualart.com


Anne-Mette Sørum, Country Manager Norge Visual Art
Tel. + +47 95 14 51 36, anne-mette.sørum@visualart.com


About Visual Art Group


Visual Art is a leading full-service agency within digital communication channels (Digital Signage) in Europe, with headquarters in Stockholm. The company was founded 1997 and has 140 employees today within sales, tech, strategic and creative content production, and support. Visual Art is a tech and data-driven strategic partner that helps its clients create real business value and to reach their KPI’s.



Revenue: 210 MSEK (2021)

Software licenses: 40 000 licenses in 32 countries


Employees: 140 employees in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Spain, UK, and North America.

Clients: McDonald’s, K Group (Kesko), Subway, NIO, Joe & the Juice, LEGO, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, Audi, Circle K, 7-Eleven and others.

Digital menu boards at Circle K

Visual Art logotype