ad tycoon jean-claude decaux, pioneer of self-cleaning public toilets, dies at 78 personal finance
Claude Deco has created one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world.
It is said that he also invented the concept of \"street furniture ---
Public spaces, such as bus shelters, provide space for advertising.
His company, the JCDecaux Group, confirmed his death on Friday.
The company was family from the beginning. -
Two of Deco\'s brothers helped develop the group after its establishment in 1964.
The three sons of Deco were also involved in the company. -
His two eldest sons areCEOs.
He has served as honorary chairman of the board of directors since May 2013.
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The group is also responsible for building the first automatic toilet in Paris in 1980.
According to the company, by the end of 2009, the company had nearly 3,000 toilets around the world-
In 21 countries, there are about 0. 416 billion Flushing times.
In 2015, the JCDecaux Group acquired CEMUSA, which operates many bus stops and kiosks in New York City.
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