SHELTON, CT--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2014) - NXT-ID, Inc. (
The first hour will consist of the marketing event and press conference to be held in the Terrace Room, followed by a one hour reception in the Terrace Foyer. Attendees will include media and shareholders. The event will be recorded for viewing online for interested media, investors and consumers. Consumers will be able to pre-order online following the event.
Mr. Gino Pereira, Chief Executive Officer of NXT-ID, Inc. said of the event, "For more than one hundred years, the Plaza has held a special place in the hearts and imagination of people around the world. This event will be the beginning of a world class marketing roll-out to reflect what we believe is a game changing technology in the payment and secure identity industry. Everyone in the world knows the Plaza and what it stands for; now it's time for the world to get to know Wocket™ and the standard of excellence we want to project."
Pereira continued, "It was once said, 'Nothing unimportant ever happens at The Plaza.' We can't imagine a better destination to introduce Wocket™, its new brand image and identity, new packaging, our new video and the commencement of pre-orders."
Wocket™ is a smart wallet in the same vein as the smart phone and smart watch. NXT-ID is introducing its innovative, patent-pending Wocket™ as the next natural step in the evolution of smart devices. Wocket™ is a next generation smart wallet designed to replace all the cards in your wallet, with no smart phone required. The Wocket works anywhere credit cards are accepted and only works with your biometric stamp of approval.
Credit, debit, ATM, loyalty, gift, ID, membership, insurance, ticket, emergency, medical, business, contacts, coupon, and virtually any card can be protected on Wocket™. More than 10,000 cards, records, coupons, etc. and 100 voice commands can also be stored on Wocket™.
The event will give consumers and media a first-hand look at the Wocket™ Smart Wallet, the Wocket™ Card, its new logo and brand images, new consumer video and new packaging. Following the event, consumers will be able to pre-order Wocket™ online.
Introducing Wocket™ at the Plaza will be Mr. Gino Pereira, Chief Executive Officer of NXT-ID, and Inc., David Tunnell, Chief Technology Officer and Advisory Board member, Mr. Lawrence Flanagan, the former Global Chief Marketing Officer of MasterCard. Mr. Flanagan managed a $1.5 billion budget, directed marketing strategies in more than 50 countries and helped launch the company's hugely successful, "Priceless" advertising campaign.
The Wocket product FAQ is available to consumers and media at http://nxt-id.com/wocket-faq/
The event is limited to one hundred attendees consisting of media and shareholders. To attend please send requests to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800 665 0411.
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