Conference Will Highlight Investment Considerations for Retail Investors, Featuring Reg A+ Industry Leaders and Issuer Presentations
CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2017 /CNW/ -- An online conference on Reg A+ IPO investment strategies for individual investors will be held Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 9:15 a.m. ET. Cision (NYSE: CISN), a leading global public relations and earned media software company, and CrowdfundX, a FinTech marketing firm, will be hosting the event.
As part of Cision's program to better connect publicly-traded companies with individual investors, the live conference will feature several industry experts, as well as, issuers who recently completed a Reg A+ IPO or are planning one.
Register here to join: https://tinyurl.com/1213RegAPre
"Since launching the Virtual Investor Conference series in 2010, we have introduced over 700 companies to our growing community of 45,000 investors. We are excited to partner with CrowdfundX for our second investor conference focused on educating investors about Reg A+ opportunities and providing a platform for investors to engage with the founders of these high growth companies seeking equity capital," said John Viglotti, VP, Investor Relations Products and Services at Cision.
"Self-directed retail investors have demonstrated a strong demand for learning about and investing in Reg A+ deals," said Darren Marble, CEO, CrowdfundX. "It is our responsibility to educate investors on the risks and opportunities associated with investing in mini-IPOs, or buying their stock in the aftermarket. Retail investor participation represents the single most important growth factor in the industry, and we could not be more excited to partner with Cision on this timely conference."
Diverse Lineup of Speakers
The conference will be broken up into two segments, opening with industry leaders who will discuss Reg A+ as an investment vehicle, followed by Reg A+ issuer presentations. Educational speakers include:
- Cass Sanford, Associate General Counsel with OTC Markets Group Inc.
- Mark Elenowitz, CEO of TriPoint Global Equities/BANQ®
- Dara Albright, Founder of Dara Albright Media
- Adam Sharp, Founder of Early Investing
"Reg A+ democratizes the investment process by allowing individual investors to invest alongside institutional and high-net-worth investors," said Sanford. "With Reg A+, companies now have the ability to directly engage with their community and create long-term shareholder relationships and value. OTC Markets Group is committed to making the Reg A+ process as efficient and transparent as possible by providing dealer-driven liquidity, streamlining the regulatory process for companies and distributing information to investors."
"This event will help create a clear understanding of the mindset of Wall Street and how to integrate the crowd into a methodology to create a successful offering," stated Mark Elenowitz, CEO of TriPoint Global Equities/BANQ®.
Reg A+ issuers confirmed to present include:
- iPic Entertainment, America's premier luxury restaurant-and-theater company
- stREITwise, a commission-free Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT)
- Hylete, a creator of premium performance apparel
- Muscle Maker, a leading healthy fast-casual restaurant brand
Companies utilizing Regulation A+ to raise equity growth capital or conduct an IPO are encouraged to contact John Viglotti [email protected] 201-360-6767 to reserve a presentation time.
Cision Ltd. (NYSE: CISN) is a leading global provider of earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals. Cision's software allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact. Cision has over 3,000 employees with offices in 15 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information about its award-winning products and services, including the Cision Communications Cloud®, visit www.cision.com and follow Cision on Twitter @Cision.
CrowdfundX is a FinTech marketing firm that leverages a combination of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and digital marketing to help issuers acquire retail investors and shareholders at scale. CrowdfundX is the creator of Dara, the world's first AI Investor Marketing Engine. To learn more, visit www.crowdfundx.io.
VirtualnvestorConferences.com, created by BetterInvesting (NAIC) and Cision, has been the only monthly virtual investor conference series that provides an interactive forum for presenting companies to meet directly with investors using a graphically-enhanced online platform. Designed to replicate the look and feel of location-based investor conferences, Virtual Investor Conferences combines Cision's leading-edge online conferencing and investor communications capabilities with BetterInvesting's extensive retail investor audience network.
For further information: Nick Bell, VP, Marketing Communications, [email protected], http://VirtualInvestorConferences.com