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New Media Expo Advances the Media Revolution with 2015 NAB Show Co-Location

Following the success of the New Media Lounge at the 2014 NAB Show, New Media Expo (NMX) and NAB have agreed to expand their collaboration. NMX will co-locate its entire event and introduce tens of thousands of new media content creators and disruptive businesses to the NAB Show, April 13 - 16, 2015.

Rick Calvert, NMX CEO and co-founder said, "We are huge fans of the NAB Show. We believed this co-location was inevitable for years now so we are beyond excited to be side-by-side with the NAB Show. The Media Revolution is happening and this is just the latest sign of the convergence of new and traditional media. There are so many exhibitors, services and educational sessions our community can benefit from at NAB Show."

"We are delighted that New Media Expo will be collocating with NAB Show in 2015," said Chris Brown, executive vice president, Conventions and Business Operations at NAB. "The world of media continues to evolve rapidly, and an entirely new video ecosystem has emerged on the web – an increasingly important ecosystem that NMX serves well. Bringing that audience together with the NAB Show audience promises to drive tremendous synergy."

New Media Expo features some of the most recognized bloggers, podcasters, Web TV content creators, and social media visionaries during more than one hundred educational sessions, as well as a traditional tradeshow.

In addition, New Media Expo will facilitate its popular Speed Networking sessions at NAB Show, a non-traditional method of introducing content creators and brands during a series of one-on-one meetings to discuss how they can collaborate and partner together.

Additional information on New Media Expo is available at http://NMXevents.com.

About New Media Expo (NMX)

New Media Expo was born in 2006. Originally called BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the event name was changed in 2011 to New Media Expo and uses the popular hashtag #NMX on social networks like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. New Media Expo set the Guinness World Record for most tweets with a single hashtag in 2009 with its groundbreaking #beatcancer campaign. New Media Expo is the world’s first and only industry-wide conference, tradeshow and media event for all new media. Thousands of attendees learn about Content Creation, Distribution, Monetization, Social Media Marketing strategies, and bleeding-edge tools from the most successful and influential Bloggers, Podcasters, Vloggers, Web TV & Radio Broadcasters, and Social Media Visionaries. New Media Expo was co-founded by trade show industry veterans and proud evangelists of The Media Revolution Rick Calvert and Dave Cynkin.

About NAB Show

NAB Show, held April 11-16, 2015 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest electronic media show covering the creation, management and delivery of content across all platforms. With more than 98,000 attendees from 150 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in new ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.

About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.

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