B. Riley 15th Annual Investor Conference To Be Held May 19-21 In Santa Monica, California - 250 Companies To Present At 3-Day Beachfront Event

Mar 25, 2014, 09:10 ET from B. Riley & Co., LLC

LOS ANGELES, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Riley & Co., LLC (B. RILEY), www.brileyco.com, a leading, full service investment bank, today announced that its 15th Annual Investor Conference will be held May 19-21, 2014 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, 1700 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, California.

The three-day, invitation-only conference is again expected to draw capacity attendance due to a compelling array of 250 companies. Represented industry sectors include: Consumer Products; Retail; Apparel & Footwear; Internet; Auto, Marine, Trucking & Power Sports; Media, Entertainment, and Advertising; Telecommunications; Optical Components; Software & Services; Semiconductors; Special Situations; and Aerospace & Defense.

Attending companies are individually selected by the B. RILEY Research Department, which has consistently ranked at the top of the charts in independent stock performance surveys. In addition, many analysts have been individually recognized by Institutional Investor, FT/Starmine Analyst Awards, Wall Street Journal's Best on the Street Survey, Forbes All Star Analyst Survey, and Zacks Profit from the Pros.

This year's conference will open with an expanded full day track of "discovery" companies. Discovery companies are public companies not in B. RILEY's research universe but are invited by analysts to make presentations.

Returning for the fifth straight year will be "Big Fighters, Big Cause" Charity Fight Night. Conference attendees will join legendary boxing champ Sugar Ray Leonard and celebrity friends for an entertaining evening highlighting a competitive boxing card, music, food and networking—all on the famed Santa Monica Pier.

A partial list of conference sponsors includes: Wells Fargo Capital Finance, Lowenstein Sandler PC, Moss Adams LLP, Bloomberg, Foley & Lardner LLP, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Intercontinental Exchange/NYSE, Opus Bank, RR Donnelley, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Troutman Sanders LLP, Weinberg & Company P.A., Hauser Insurance Group, Liolios Group, Merrill Database, NASDAQ OMX, and SEC Compliance.

PR Newswire is the official news wire service provider for B. RILEY's 15th Annual Investor Conference.

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For registration, please contact your B. RILEY representative or email: conference@brileyco.com

Information contained herein should not be considered an offer or solicitation to buy or sell securities. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

About B. Riley & Co.:  

B. Riley & Co., LLC (B. RILEY) is a leading, independent, investment bank which provides a full array of corporate finance, research, and sales & trading to corporate, institutional and high net worth individual clients. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, and merger and acquisitions advisory to public and private middle market companies. The firm is nationally recognized for its highly ranked proprietary equity research. Founded in 1997, B.RILEY is headquartered in Los Angeles and maintains offices in: New York, San Francisco, and Newport Beach. It is a member of FINRA and SIPC. For more information, please visit www.brileyco.com

Subject to change. For more current list visit: B. RILEY CONFERENCE

Accuride Corporation (ACW)
Actuate Corporation (BIRT)
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (ADK)
Advanced Photonix, Inc. (API)
AECOM Technology Corp. (ACM)
Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)
Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. (AFOP)
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX)
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOSL)
Alteva, Inc. (ALTV)
Amarantus Bioscience Holdings, Inc (AMBS)
AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC)
American Software, Inc. (AMSWA)
Arotech Corporation (ARTX)
Aspen Group, Inc. (ASPU)
AudioEye, Inc. (AEYE)
Authentidate Holding Corp. (ADAT)
Autobytel Inc. (ABTL)
Auxilio, Inc. (AUXO)
Axcelis Technologies Inc. (ACLS)
Ballantyne Strong, Inc. (BTN)
Blue Earth, Inc.  (BBLU)
BofI Holding (BOFI)
Brunswick Corporation (BC)
BSQUARE Corporation (BSQR)
Burcon Nutrascience Corp. (BU.TO)
Cadiz Inc. (CDZI)
CalAmp Corp. (CAMP)
Callidus Software Inc. (CALD)
Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (CKEC)
Cascade Microtech Inc. (CSCD)
Cherokee Inc. (CHKE)
ChromaDex Corporation (CDXC)
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (CNK)
ClearOne, Inc. (CLRO)
Clearsign Combustion Corp. (CLIR)
Coastal Contacts Inc. (COA)
CollabRx, Inc. (CLRX)
Commtouch Software Ltd (CTCH)
Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. (CPSI)
Computer Task Group, Incorporated (CTG)
Conversant, Inc. (CNVR)
Cornerstone Ondemand, Inc. (CSOD)
CoStar Group, Inc. (CSGP)
CounterPath Corporation (CPAH)
CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (CVU)
Demand Media, Inc. (DMD)
Destination XL Group, Inc. (DXLG)
Digital Ally, Inc. (DGLY)
Digital Cinema Destinations Corp. (DCIN)
Dot Hill Systems Corp. (HILL)
Ducommun Incorporated (DCO)
Dyadic International, Inc. (DYAI)
EarthLink, Inc. (ELNK)
Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESIO)
Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (ETAK)
EMCORE Corporation (EMKR)
Engility Holdings, Inc. (EGL)
Enservco Corporation (ENSV)
Evolving Systems, Inc. (EVOL)
Exar Corporation (EXAR)
Exponent, Inc. (EXPO)
Finjan Holdings, Inc. (FNJN)
FormFactor, Inc. (FORM)
Fox Factory Holding Corp. (FOXF)
Franklin Covey Co. (FC)
FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD)
General Finance Corporation (GFN)
GigOptix, Inc. (GIG)
Global Telecom & Technology, Inc. (GTT)
Globe Specialty Metals, Inc. (GSM)
Glowpoint, Inc. (GLOW)
GP Strategies Corporation (GPX)
GSI Group Inc. (GSIG)
GSI Technology Inc. (GSIT)
Guardian 8 Holdings (GRDH)
Guidance Software, Inc. (GUID)
Heska Corporation (HSKA)
HII Technologies, Inc. (HIIT)
hopTo Inc (HPTO)
I.D. Systems, Inc. (IDSY)
II-VI Incorporated (IIVI)
IMAX Corporation (IMAX)
Innovative Food Holdings, Inc. (IVFH)
Integrated Silicon Solution Inc. (ISSI)
Inter Parfums, Inc. (IPAR)
Intersil Corporation (ISIL)
Intevac Inc. (IVAC)
Inventure Foods, Inc. (SNAK)
Iteris, Inc. (ITI)
Iveda Solutions, Inc. (IVDA)
j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM)
JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (JAKK)
JDS Uniphase Corporation (JDSU)
Joe's Jeans Inc. (JOEZ)
JPS Industries, Inc. (JPST)
Keating Capital, Inc. (KIPO)
Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. (KW)
Kitson (private)
Kofax Limited (KFX)
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)
Lifetime Brands, Inc. (LCUT)
LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH)
Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (LIOX)
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (LGF)
LiqTech International, Inc. (LIQT)
Liquid Holdings Group, Inc. (LIQD)
LRAD Corporation (LRAD)
LTX-Credence Corporation (LTXC)
MAM Software Group, Inc. (MAMS)
Manhattan Associates, Inc. (MANH)
Marine Products Corp. (MPX)
Mattson Technology, Inc. (MTSN)
MaxLinear Inc. (MXL)
Medidata Solutions, Inc. (MDSO)
Merge Healthcare Incorporated (MRGE)
Methode Electronics, Inc. (MEI)
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (MILL)
Mongolia Growth Group Ltd. (MNGGF)
Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (TYPE)
Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (MPAA)
Move, Inc. (MOVE)
NanoViricides, Inc. (NNVC)
Napco Security Technologies, Inc.  (NSSC)
Nautilus, Inc. (NLS)
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN)
Newport Corporation (NEWP)
NovaGold Resources Inc. (NG)
Nutrisystem, Inc. (NTRI)
NV5 Holdings, Inc. (NVEE)
O2Micro International Limited (OIIM)
Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR)
Omnicell, Inc. (OMCL)
Oplink Communications, Inc. (OPLK)
Osage Exploration and Development, Inc. (OEDV)
Outerwall Inc. (OUTR)
Pandora Media, Inc. (P)
PFSweb Inc. (PFSW)
Pixelworks, Inc. (PXLW)
Planar Systems, Inc. (PLNR)
PNI Digital Media Inc. (PNDMF)
Pointer Telocation Ltd. (PNTR)
Points International Ltd. (PCOM)
PRGX Global, Inc. (PRGX)
Primo Water Corp. (PRMW)
Probe Manufacturing Inc. (PMFI)
PTC Inc. (PTC)
Qumu Corporation (QUMU)
Radiant Logistics, Inc. (RLGT)
ReachLocal, Inc. (RLOC)
Reed's, Inc. (REED)
Reis, Inc. (REIS)
Remy International, Inc. (REMY)
Rightside Group (DMD2)
RMG Networks Holding Corp. (RMGN)
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (RMCF)
Rovi Corporation (ROVI)
RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (RRST)
Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (RTEC)
Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE)
Salem Communications Corporation (SALM)
Selectica, Inc. (SLTC)
Signature Group Holdings, Inc. (SGGH)
Silicon Laboratories Inc. (SLAB)
Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (SIMO)
Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP)
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (SIX)
Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)
Spar Group Inc. (SGRP)
Sparton Corp. (SPA)
Stage Stores, Inc. (SSI)
Stamps.com Inc. (STMP)
Steven Madden, Ltd. (SHOO)
Stoneridge, Inc. (SRI)
Support.com, Inc. (SPRT)
TechTarget, Inc. (TTGT)
TeleCommunication Systems Inc. (TSYS)
The Female Health Company (FHCO)
The Finish Line, Inc. (FINL)
The Marcus Corporation (MCS)
The Wet Seal, Inc. (WTSL)
TheStreet, Inc. (TST)
TIO Networks Corp. (TNC.V)
Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (TRCH)
Towerstream Corporation (TWER)
Tupperware Brands Corporation (TUP)
Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TYL)
United Online, Inc. (UNTD)
Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC)
University General Health System, Inc. (UGHS)
VCA Antech Inc.  (WOOF)
Versar, Inc. (VSR)
ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT)
Vocera Communications, Inc.  (VCRA)
VOXX International Corporation (VOXX)
WD-40 Company (WDFC)
West Marine Inc. (WMAR)
WidePoint Corporation (WYY)
XO Group Inc. (XOXO)
ZipRealty, Inc. (ZIPR)

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