ADVISORY, Jan. 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Executives from NASDAQ OMX, Deloitte's Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice, Silicon Valley Bank, Cooley LLP, and CTPartners will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell to officially kick off the launch of the Digital Media Center, a physical and virtual ecosystem enabling companies of various sizes and stages to collaborate, and exchange innovative ideas to help each other grow and succeed.
The Digital Media Center is co-sponsored by NASDAQ OMX, Deloitte, Silicon Valley Bank, Cooley LLP, and CTPartners. The official launch event will take place following the bell ringing ceremony.
Guest speakers at the event include:
Andy Mitchell, Facebook
Ben Wolin, CEO, Everyday Health
Roger Keating, SVP Digital Media, Hearst Television
Jerry Neumann, Ad Tech Angel Investor
Eric Anderson VP Content and Product Solutions, Samsung Electronics America
Kathleen Sullivan, CMO, Verizon Digital Media Services
David Sallak, Chief Strategist for Media & Entertainment, EMC Isilon
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, January 24th, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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About The Digital Media Center:
About Deloitte's Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice:
Deloitte's technology, media & telecommunications practice is comprised of more than 1,400 clients in the U.S., including the vast majority of market category leaders across all sector segments. Deloitte practitioners, many with direct industry experience, deliver a breadth of services including professional audit, consulting, enterprise risk management, financial advisory and tax. The practice is also home to the Deloitte Center for the Edge, which conducts original research and develops substantive points of view for new corporate growth. The Silicon Valley-based Center helps senior executives make sense of and profit from emerging opportunities on the edge of business and technology.
About Silicon Valley Bank:
Silicon Valley Bank is the premier bank for technology, life science, cleantech, venture capital and private equity. SVB provides industry knowledge and connections, financing, treasury management, corporate investment and international banking services to its clients worldwide through 26 U.S. offices and seven international operations. www.svb.com
About Cooley LLP:
Cooley's 650 attorneys have an entrepreneurial spirit and deep, substantive experience, and are committed to solving clients' most challenging legal matters. From small companies with big ideas to international enterprises with diverse legal needs, Cooley has the breadth of legal resources to enable companies of all sizes to seize opportunities in today's global marketplace. The Firm represents clients across a broad array of dynamic industry sectors, including technology, life sciences, venture capital, clean energy, real estate and retail.
The Firm has full-service offices in major business and technology centers nationwide: Palo Alto, CA, New York, NY, San Diego, CA, San Francisco, CA, Reston, VA, Broomfield, CO, Washington, DC, Boston, MA and Seattle, WA. The firm also has an office in Shanghai, China.
CTPartners is a leading performance-driven executive search firm serving clients across the globe. Committed to a philosophy of partnering with its clients, CTPartners offers a proven record in C-Suite, senior executive, and board searches, as well as expertise serving private equity and venture capital firms.
With origins dating back to 1980, CTPartners serves clients with a global organization of more than 400 professionals and employees, offering expertise in board advisory services and executive recruiting services in the financial services, life sciences, industrial, professional services, retail and consumer, and technology, media and telecom industries. Headquartered in New York, CTPartners has 24 offices in 15 countries.
About NASDAQ OMX:
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NASDAQ-OMX/108167527653) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx).