Kevin O'Leary & Alonzo Mourning Named Keynote Speakers at TigerDirect's 2nd Annual Innovation 2015 Conference

Aug 31, 2015, 12:29 ET from TigerDirect

MIAMI, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerDirect, a subsidiary of Systemax Inc. (NYSE: SYX), today announced that Kevin O'Leary of ABC's Shark Tank and Alonzo Mourning, NBA Hall of Fame superstar, will be the keynote speakers for the company's TigerDirect: Innovation IT Conference and Expo.

The TigerDirect: Innovation IT Conference and Expo, a must-attend for business and public sector IT leaders, will be held at Marlin's Park in Miami on November 6, 2015. The event will showcase the latest technology solutions for B2B companies. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with the top technology manufacturers in the industry and participate in focused breakout sessions that show real solutions to help increase profitability.

"Over the last three years, TigerDirect Innovation has grown in both attendance and in industry importance as we gather the best minds for a day of discussion and collaboration around the latest technologies. We're especially delighted to have Kevin O'Leary and Alonzo Mourning, who are superstars in their respective industries, join us as our keynote speakers," said TigerDirect Director of Marketing Steven Leeds. Adding, "From the Shark Tank to the NBA Finals and corporate boardrooms around the world, they offer decades of insight on leadership and entrepreneurship. With speakers like Kevin O'Leary and Alonzo Mourning and presentations by the world's leading tech brands, it's no secret why TigerDirect's Innovation has quickly become the 'must-attend' event of the year for B2B businesses."

Kevin O'Leary will discuss how companies can leverage technology to gain competitive advantages and why innovation is vital to driving sales, motivating employees, and enhancing customer service. In addition, Shark Tank fans will enjoy exclusive news from the show and a sneak peek of the new ABC series Beyond the Tank. Miami Heat legend Alonzo Mourning will discuss how entrepreneurs can apply the same championship mentality he used to win an NBA championship to the world of business and how leaders can cultivate a winning culture for their employees and customers.

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About TigerDirect: For over 25 years, TigerDirect has served the needs of both personal and business computer users, selling consumer electronics, computers, digital media technology and peripherals via catalog, business to business, and Internet channels. TigerDirect is a subsidiary of Systemax Inc. (SYX).

About Systemax Inc.: Systemax Inc., a Fortune 1000 company, sells industrial and technology products through a system of branded e-Commerce websites and relationship markets in North America and Europe. The primary brands are Global Industrial, C&H, MISCO, Inmac Wstore and TigerDirect.

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