MIAMI, April 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- eMerge Americas, a B2B technology and innovation conference connecting companies with business and government leaders from North America, Latin America and Europe, today announced that Medina Capital will be the presenting sponsor of the eMerge Americas Startup Showcase. Medina Capital is a private equity firm investing in innovative companies in the cybersecurity, big data, software-as-a-service and mobility markets. The highly anticipated third edition of eMerge Americas will be held at the Miami Beach Convention Center April 18 and 19.
"We're very excited to be sponsoring such an integral part of eMerge Americas," said Manuel D. Medina. "The Startup Showcase has attracted some of the most innovative startups from around the world, and we're excited to see the companies that participate in the 2016 competition in Miami."
The 2016 installment of the eMerge Americas Startup Showcase brings together a diverse group of top-level university, early-stage and later-stage companies from 15 countries. The more than 100 companies participating in the competition will vie for an opportunity to pitch at the eMerge Americas event in front of strategic investors and thousands of attendees.
About eMerge Americas
eMerge Americas serves as the preeminent B2B technology event of the Americas. The event serves to connect industry and government leaders across Latin America, North America and Europe. eMerge's founding partners include: Knight Foundation, Miami-Dade County, Medina Capital, Greenberg Traurig and Miami Herald. For more information, please visit: www.emergeamericas.org.
About Medina Capital
Medina Capital is a private equity firm investing in innovative companies in the cybersecurity, big data, software-as-a-service and mobility markets. Medina Capital's philosophy emphasizes funding high-growth companies with established products that will benefit from the strategic guidance of the firm's experience and expertise in the technology sector. For more information on Medina Capital visit http://www.medinacapital.com.
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SOURCE eMerge Americas