DELRAY BEACH, Fla., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepcom's MobileFocus® Global struck the right chord with an international press audience in Barcelona. Amidst the sounds of live Spanish guitars and the sights of wireless innovations, more than 570 journalists and analysts from 40 countries enjoyed an evening highlighted by demos from 62 companies.
"With a 40% increase in both attendees and exhibitors, MobileFocus Global has grown into the largest press event during the Mobile World Congress® trade show," said Chris O'Malley, a partner at Pepcom. "It's a credit to our many top-notch exhibitors that MobileFocus Global is now a must-attend event for a remarkably international audience."
The MobileFocus Global event took place on February 24th, the evening before Mobile World Congress® opened. This year's event, held at Barcelona's Palau de Congressos, featured classical Spanish guitar players and a wine-tasting bar with wines from Spain's most notable regions.
Exhibitors at this year's event included Acer, Alcatel OneTouch, Alliance 4 Wireless Power, AMD, American Express, Analogix Semiconductor, ARM, Atmel, Audience, AVG, Bitdefender, Bluetooth SIG, Broadcom, Corning, Cygnett, Dell Wyse, Deutsche Telekom, DigitalOptics, DocuSign, Duracell Powermat, ExactTarget, Fairchild Semiconductor, GainSpan, GoPro, HP, IBM, Immersion, Kyocera, Lenovo, Libon, Liquipel, Logitech, Looxcie, Maxthon, MHL Consortium, mophie, Nero, NQ Mobile, ooVoo, Otterbox, Plantronics, PowerbyProxi, Qualcomm Labs, Quixey, Rightware, Rovi, Samsung Mobile, Snapkeys, Soti, Sphero, SugarSync, Symantec, Synaptics, Tech21, Truphone, Vonage, Warranty Hotel, WeFi, Wireless Power Consortium, WordLogic, xPrintServer and ZTE.
Pepcom's next two demo events are DigitalFocus (for Moms, Dads & Grads) in New York on April 11th and MobileFocus (at CTIA Wireless) in Las Vegas on May 21st. Companies interested in participating should contact Jen Ferency at 561.278.5094 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jon Pepper at 212.355.6326 (email@example.com).
About Pepcom Inc.
Pepcom® Inc., based in Delray Beach, FL, is the leader in technology showcase events. Each event enables technology companies to demo new products and services to the most influential press and analysts. Pepcom's showcases include DigitalFocus®, MobileFocus®, Digital Experience!®, Holiday Spectacular!® and Wine, Dine & Demo!®. Visit www.pepcom.com or www.facebook.com/pepcom for more information.
MobileFocus® is an independent media event and a registered trademark of Pepcom Inc. Mobile World Congress® is a mark of GSM Association. All company names are the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.
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