GankIt.com to Attend SXSW Conferences in Austin
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GankIt.com (OTCQB:GANK) will be on hand at the massive South by Southwest (SXSW®) Interactive Conferences, March 7 to 11 in Austin, Texas, to explore business opportunities with industry leaders. An incubator of cutting edge technologies, SXSW Interactive features more than 800 presentations from the brightest minds in technology and networking events hosted by some of the industry’s most inspired thinkers.
“positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet.”
These events are part of the annual SXSW Conferences and Festivals which offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films and emerging technologies. Last year SXSW’s core events drew a record-setting 41,700 registrants with 155,000 participants and drove $212 million into the Austin economy.
"Our industry focuses on emerging technologies and SXSW is the place to be to exchange ideas and form partnerships with innovators from around the globe,” said Jack Arnold, CEO of GankIt Corporation. He added, “The common themes at this year’s event are innovation, creativity and inspiration, values we highly embrace within our corporate culture.”
Among the event presenters are Mashable’s chief strategy officer Adam Ostrow, digital entrepreneur and MySpace co-founder Chris DeWolfe, and best-selling author Austin Kleon, named by The Atlantic as “positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet.”
GankIt will participate alongside innovative companies such as IBM (NYSE:IBM), American Express (NYSE:EXP) and Esurance (NYSE:WRM).
To learn more about GankIt, visit www.gankit.com.
About GankIt Corporation (OTCQB: GANK)
GankIt Corporation is a publicly traded company on the OTC Market under the ticker symbol GANK. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, GankIt combines the excitement of the online auction in an e-commerce framework. GankIt.com is an entertaining, strategic and competitive online auction site where users have a chance to win brand new, factory-sealed merchandise. Consumers have fun while they vie for deep discounts on the hottest products, shipped directly to their doorstep.
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