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Emerging Companies are Showcased at the FundingPost.com Venture Capital Pavilion at the Investment Expo
-FundingPost.com to bring emerging companies to exhibit to 5,000 attendees including the only New York appearance of Freedom Ship
For Immediate Release:
NEW YORK, New York (April 9, 2002) – Freedom Ship, Medsonics US, and Photonuum are among the 18 emerging companies premiering new technology and products at the FundingPost.com Venture Capital Pavilion, in partnership with Investment Expo on April 27-28 at the Sheraton Towers, New York City. The event is designed to provide attention to companies in the process of raising capital to an expected 5,000 attendees at the largest two-day financial exhibition held in the investment capital of the world. There are still opportunities for emerging companies to participate with FundingPost.com in the upcoming Investment Expo.
FundingPost.com (www.FundingPost.com), part of the Second Venture family of companies, assists emerging companies, and the entrepreneurs who started them, in building relationships with interested venture capital and angel investors within a $15 Billion venture network. Second Venture also manages an emerging company research platform (www.VentureWorthy.com) which reports trends in the early stage venture capital industry.
“FundingPost believes that being an entrepreneur today brings new challenges but also new opportunities,” said J. Rubin, Director, FundingPost.com. “After the rapid pace of venture investing in the past three years, new entrepreneurs can take a step back to evaluate and learn from the market failures and work towards building sustainable and lasting companies. We hope that our Venture Capital Pavilion will help demonstrate the strength of emerging companies in today’s market and further show that entrepreneurship in America is still alive and well.”
The two-day conference program will feature 100 exhibits from top financial companies, 50 seminars and targeted tracks focused on Venture Capital and Angel Investing, online trading, options, REITS, annuities, and longevity financial planning. Keynoters include CNN Business News Anchors Kathleen Hays and Bruce Francis.
The following is a selection of companies who are planned to exhibit at the FundingPost.com Venture Capital Pavilion at the Investment Expo:
Featured on the Discovery Channel and Popular Mechanics – “Nearly a mile long, 750 feet in width and 25 stories high, Freedom will be the largest vessel ever to sail the seven seas.” (Popular Mechanics). The ship will be home to a full spectrum residential, resort, and commercial community. The ship will continuously circle the Globe, covering most of the world's coastal regions every two years. Meet the management team and see the Freedom Ship model in its only scheduled New York appearance.
Photonuum is a developer and manufacturer of broadband network monitoring, controlling, optimization, and data delivery systems based on its proprietary optical-domain “Stratagem” technologies. The Company’s products are software and hardware tools used to increase bandwidth by optimizing the electronic and photonic elements in optical networks.
The mission of Incappe is to design, develop, and market technologies in the medical device field. Several devices have already been designed, focused on the market for wounds of immobility, which is projected to exceed $6 Billion per year. The second market, which is wounds associated with venous insufficiency, is estimated at $1.8 Billion.
NEXED is an innovative sports concern that has emerged as the leader in advanced sports technologies. The Company introduced the "V" skate technology and has assembled an impressive stable of patents, which have been independently valued in excess of $500M.
Prime Digital Corporation
Prime Digital is a manufacturer of high-performance digital audio and video products for the consumer market and a supplier of OEM products and technology licensing for volume manufacturers. The company has 5 digital audio products in production and won Japanese product of the year awards for 2000 and 2001. There are 8 products scheduled for development, including the world's first all digital home theater.
Medsonics US, Inc.
Medsonics is developing and planning to commercialize a lightweight, portable and low-cost line of highly-versatile non-invasive medical ultrasound diagnostic devices. They can serve the clinical areas of quantitative bone monitoring and soft tissue imaging. The company's engineers have developed and patented innovative digital techniques using low-intensity ultrasound.
Additional companies participating with FundingPost.com include: ACAE Fund of Funds, RX Holdings, The American Solution, Inc. (TASI), WallStreetJobExchange.com, IndustrialQuote, Inc., Cokinetic Systems Corp., FirstPoint Energy / Lightmedia, iConexio Technologies, Inc., and Business Transitions.
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