ADVISORY, May 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
eMerge Americas, a global idea exchange focusing on how technology and innovation are disrupting industries, will ring the closing bell remotely from the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, FL. Nasdaq is a presenting sponsor of the Startup Showcase at eMerge Americas.
In honor of the occasion, Mr. Manuel D. Medina, Founder and Chairman, eMerge Americas and Founder and Managing Partner of Medina Capital will ring the Closing Bell. Mr. Medina will be joined by Pitbull and other special guests.
Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach - Florida
Monday, May 4, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
eMerge Americas Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About eMerge Americas:
eMerge Americas serves as the preeminent innovative thought exchange helping transform Miami into the technological hub of the Americas. By connecting global industry leaders and investors with America's top business executives, IT decision-makers, and innovative entrepreneurs, new partnerships that will spur visionary innovation and technological advancements in the Americas for the betterment of business and society are being forged. Summits focused on healthcare, entertainment and media, finance, cities, and education address the most pressing issues of today and provide solutions and resources to continue the rapid advances of the 21st century. eMerge Americas Founding Partners are the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Miami-Dade County, Greenberg Traurig, P.A., and Medina Capital. For more information about eMerge Americas, please visit: www.emergeamericas.org.
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