Radiospire Networks today announced that it has been named a finalist for the Red Herring 100 Awards, which annually recognize the most promising private companies that will lead the next wave of technology innovation and disruption in North America.
Hudson, MA - April 16, 2008 - Radiospire Networks today announced that it has been named a finalist for the Red Herring 100 Awards. The Red Herring 100, which annually recognizes the most promising private companies that will lead the next wave of technology innovation and disruption in North America, will be formally unveiled at the Red Herring North America event from May 12 -14, 2008 in San Jose, California.
'We are honored to be a finalist for the Red Herring 100," said Paul Powers, chief executive officer at Radiospire. "Radiospire's wireless technology offers the best scalable solution to the emerging class of short -range, high -bandwidth connectivity applications, including HD cable replacement. This Red Herring selection is a validation of our unique approach to innovation in this industry."
"We can see the exciting evolution of the technology sector reflected in the quality and variety of exceptional companies that we had to choose from in putting our list together,' said Joel Dreyfuss, editor -in -chief of Red Herring.' It was tough to choose just 200 finalists from such a large list of excellent contenders, and we are very happy with the quality of the companies we selected as finalists.'
Red Herring selected 200 finalists out of more than 800 closely evaluated companies. The CEOs of the 100 winning startups will present their innovative ideas and technologies to an audience of leading entrepreneurs, financiers, and corporate strategists at the event at the Fairmont in San Jose. This year's Red Herring 100 North America event marks the 11th anniversary of the Red Herring 100 Awards. In celebration, the event will feature keynote addresses from legendary VC investors and CEOs of leading Internet, information, and communications companies. Register online at: http://herringevents.com/northamerica08/index.html
About Radiospire Networks
Radiospire Networks, headquartered in Hudson, Massachusetts, is a venture -backed company that provides revolutionary, wireless HD connectivity solutions for the display, accessory and gaming markets. Radiospire's AirHook™ technology is a chipset -based solution that enables the in -home transmission of high -definition (HD) video, without the hassle or mess of cables. Purpose -built to provide maximum bandwidth for the highest quality HD at the lowest cost, the AirHook chipset is available today for integration into cable replacement dongles, HDTVs, DVD players, game consoles and other consumer electronics products. For more information, visit www.radiospire.com.
About Red Herring
Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world's best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology research and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider's access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy. More information about Red Herring is available on the Internet at www.redherring.com.
Radiospire Media Contact
Bree Clidence or Kaycee Roberts
SVM Public Relations
760 -940 -9025 or 401 -490 -9700
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Red Herring Media Contact
Red Herring, Inc.
650 -428 -2900
Note to editors: AirHook is a trademark of Radiospire Networks.