NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- VNUE, Inc. (OTCQB: VNUE) ("VNUE" or "the Company"), a live entertainment music service company which brings bands and fans together by capturing professional quality audio and video recordings of live performances, today announced it has been verified for trading on OTCQB, the venture stage marketplace (the "OTCQB"), effective as of February 17, 2016. The Company's shares will continue to trade under the ticker symbol "VNUE."
Matthew Carona, Chief Executive Officer of VNUE, Inc., commented, "We are very pleased that the OTC Markets Group has approved our application to trade on the well-respected OTCQB® Venture Market. VNUE has worked diligently to continue improving its business and we fully support the mission of the OTC Markets Group to provide investors with increased transparency so that they can properly analyze, value and trade their securities. VNUE is proud to trade on the OTCQB."
The OTC Markets Group, Inc. describes the OTCQB® as a Venture Marketplace for entrepreneurial and development stage U.S. and international companies. To be eligible, companies must be current in their reporting and undergo an annual verification and management certification process. These standards provide a strong baseline of transparency, as well as the technology and regulation to improve the information and trading experience for investors. Companies must meet a minimum $0.01 bid price test and may not be in bankruptcy. More information on the qualifications and certification for OTCQB companies can be found at http://www.otcmarkets.com/marketplaces/otcqb
About VNUE, Inc.
VNUE, Inc. ("VNUE" or the "Company") is a live entertainment music service company which brings bands and fans together by capturing professional quality audio and video recordings of live performances and delivers the experience of a venue to your home and hand. By streamlining the processes of curation, clearing, capturing, distribution & monetization, VNUE manages and simplifies the complexities of the music ecosystem. VNUE captures content through its Front of House mobile application and provides world-wide distribution and monetization through a suite of mobile, web administration applications, allowing an artist to seamlessly deliver and sell their live performances directly to the fans who attend their shows. While VNUE is primarily being used in live music venues, we are also branching into many other entertainment experiences such as comedy, plays, musicals, university lectures, professional demonstrations and panel discussions, as well as action sports and much more.
More information can be found in our filings with the SEC and by visiting our website at www.VNUE.com.
Certain statements and information in this press release are forward-looking statements and may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this press release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks, uncertainties, and assumptions. Accordingly, these forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. New risks emerge from time to time. It is not possible for management to predict all such risk factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business which could prevent the prompt implementation of any strategically significant plan(s) outlined above. Accordingly, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise, after the date of this release.
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