"Wildcard brings life to gift cards by offering a convenient way to purchase, give, receive, and store cards on the iPhone"
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2010
Wildcard Network Inc., the leading developer and provider of iPhone gift card management solutions, was among 12 companies chosen to present to investors and industry executives at Investorfest Media’s MobiTechFest 2010 conference at the Microsoft Conference Center in San Francisco, CA on September 21, 2010.
More than 120 of the mobility industry’s top investors, innovators and executives attend conference. The event focuses on bringing together professionals from related disciplines to showcase the most promising innovations from the mobile and WiFi communications industry to a group of leading investors. Investor firms that have confirmed attendance include: Artiman Ventures, Band of Angels, Blumberg Capital, Garage Technology Ventures, GlobeSpan Capital, Granite Ventures, Intel Capital, Javelin Venture Partners, Keiretsu Forum, Matrix Partners, Motorola Ventures, North Bay Angels, Opus capital, Palomar Ventures, Sandhill Angels, Scale Venture Partners, Sierra Ventures, Storm Ventures, TIE Angels, Trinity Ventures, Venrock Capital and Vodafone Ventures
“Wildcard is a simple, convenient, easy and fast way to manage gift cards. It saves time and money for busy people frustrated with traditional gift shopping,” said Raj Basvaraju, ceo and founder of Wildcard. The iPhone app provides an easy way to purchase gift cards by allowing users to browse vendor offerings in one place, purchase the card electronically and even have the card sent via email to a recipient. The card is electronically secure, quickly downloadable to a smart phone device and allows the consumer to enjoy the benefits immediately. Wildcard also organizes and tracks a consumer’s cards, allowing them to see at a glance what cards they have and the balances on each.
“We are very impressed with both the number and quality of submissions we received for MobiTechFest Americas. This is a showcase of the latest technology being developed in the mobility industry, and the event is a must-attend for innovators and the top investors in the field,” said Investorfest Media founder Gopan Madathil. “We are pleased to select Wildcard Network Inc. from a list of more than 60 companies that submitted to present at this exclusive mobile industry focused venture conference.”
Wildcard Network, Inc. provides the only complete gift card management technology that allows users to buy, give, re-gift, load, and use their gift-card balance - all within a single smart phone app. It brings life to gift cards by offering a convenient way to purchase, give, receive, and store cards on the iPhone. The company boasts a robust management team with an impressive pedigree and experience from market-leading companies including MP3.com, Vivendi Universal, Musicmatch, DivX, Qualcomm, Motorola, Leap Wireless, Pocket Communications, JCPenney, InComm, and Coinstar. Wildcard is based in San Diego, California and can be found at http://www.wildcardnetwork.com.
About LifeScienceFest and Investorfest
MobiTechFest™ is a part of the Investorfest™ series of events produced by Investorfest Media, a leading producer of early stage venture conferences focused on the mobile/wireless and life sciences industries. Since the organization’s first conference in August 2006, more than 80 companies have been featured and 64 of them went on to raise more than US$250 million in funding. For more information and to register for MobiTechFest Americas 2010, visit http://www.mobitechfest.com.
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