NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jul 30, 2013) - Augme® Technologies, Inc. (
Shareholders approved the reelection of Director John M. Devlin, Jr. as the sole Class III director, approved an amendment of the Company's certificate of incorporation to change the parent company name from Augme Technologies, Inc. to Hipcricket, Inc., and ratified the appointment of Moss Adams LLP as the company's independent auditors for fiscal 2014.
"We are pleased that our shareholders were so receptive to changing the parent company name to Hipcricket, Inc. Hipcricket has strong brand recognition in the mobile advertising and mobile marketing industry and we believe that the name change will have a positive impact on investor and market recognition of our company," said Ivan Braiker, CEO of Augme.
The Company expects to effect the name change as quickly as possible over the next several weeks. Once the name change becomes effective, the Company will introduce a fresh new look to its website and a new trading symbol will be issued for its common stock. Additional information about the timing of the name and symbol changes will be announced at a future date.
About Augme Technologies, Inc.
Augme® Technologies, Inc. (
Augme is headquartered in Kirkland, WA, with operations in New York City, Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, and Miami. For more information visit www.augme.com or www.hipcricket.com.
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