Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (NPDT)
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. offers a rich portfolio of competencies in LED lighting and digital signage. Utilizing its technological expertise and creativity, the company enables its customers to take full advantage of the nearly limitless possibilities offered by increasingly sophisticated applications.
As an authorized LG Electronics (LGE) USA reseller, the company has access to all of LGE's technology, engineering, systems integrations and solution provider resources. Newport Digital is focused on selling these solutions to the sports, entertainment, retail, education, government and hospitality markets. Leveraging partnerships with established electrical contracting and installation partners in the U.S., the company is able to develop and install virtually any digital signage or LED lighting solution, including out-of-home digital signage networks that deliver a powerful in-store advertising platform to retail brands seeking greater return on advertising budgets.
The company has also established partnerships with Taiwan's premier technology incubators, III and ITRI, under which the company develops and customizes their advanced technologies to meet the needs of businesses across the globe. Having a pool of more than 7,900 engineers and scientists, these R&D powerhouses have developed cutting edge capabilities in fields such as Information Communications Technology (ICT), electronics, and nanotechnology.
Newport Digital's management team has accumulated a wealth of knowledge and experience within the technology industry as well as the corporate world. Maintaining a strong track record of delivering exceptional results, the team retains almost two centuries of combined experience. Leveraging each team member's area of expertise, Newport Digital has established a solid foundation to penetrate emerging technology markets.
Scorpex, Inc. (SRPX)
Scorpex, Inc. is focused on becoming a leader of hazardous and toxic waste disposal in the Baja Mexico/California region where demand for waste management exceeds capacity. To date, the company has constructed a 10,000 square foot storage facility, water reservoir and septic system, sprinkler system, and security fence and is in the process of developing other necessary infrastructure on its 26-acre site.
Joseph Caywood is the founder of Scorpex International and has developed the project for several years. His efforts have included overseeing construction, land acquisition, site development, permit applications, governmental relations, and submitting focused studies and reports by experts in this industry. As a result of his efforts, Scorpex will have the only industrial waste processing facility of its kind in Baja Mexico.
The Mexican economy has experienced significant growth in the manufacturing sector over the past several years. This growth has been fuelled by the NAFTA treaty and investments from foreign national companies. The growth of both new and existing industries has dramatically increased the need for the disposal of industrial waste throughout Mexico, especially in the Baja California region.
The company's future expansion plans include constructing other strategically placed, specially designed, storage, recycling and disposal facilities in various locations throughout Mexico. All facilities will be designed specifically for the purpose of processing the nation's growing industrial waste, including materials that are classified as industrial, toxic, and hazardous.
Simulated Environment Concepts, Inc. (SMEV)
Simulated Environment Concepts, Inc. is an industry leading manufacturer and developer of cutting edge medical, health and wellness equipment. SE Concepts was established in 2000 by Dr. Ella Frenkel and Dr. Ilya Spivak who dedicated their careers to advancements in medical technology and aesthetics.
The company's flagship product, SpaCapsule®, is a full-body robotic massage therapy system used for medical rehabilitation, relaxation, weight loss, cellulite management and general wellness. Currently distributed in over 37 countries, the capsule is fused with advanced pressure-jet technology and healing methods of aromatherapy, oxygen and audiovisual relaxation techniques.
In recent news, SE Concepts announced the first delivery of the SpaCapsule to Elements Diet and Fitness, a women's health and fitness center. According to the press release, SpaCapsule has become the massage and slimming equipment of choice for the franchise, leading to expectations that the company will see an almost immediate increase in short term sales.
The company has already proven interest within the fitness center arena multiple times with sales to Lady Fitness-France, BodySmart-Ireland and Elements Diet and Fitness-USA, just to name a few. As interest in its flagship product climbs, SE Concepts anticipates being able to significantly capitalize on its aesthetic medical device's weight loss and cellulite reduction attributes.
Tivus, Inc. (TIVU)
Tivus, Inc. is a cutting edge provider of information, content distribution, media management and secure communications to the hospitality industry. The company's state of the art digital technology platform and Internet Protocol (IP) infrastructure presents hotels with a valuable opportunity to generate new revenue while enhancing guests' experiences by providing content that is more relevant to their unique interests.
The company's integrated platform stands far beyond the competition, offering unparalleled guest services such as messaging, folio review, express check outs, energy management and other personalized services while providing the traditional services of Free to Guest (FTG) programming, Video-On-Demand programming, a highly secured high speed internet service and many other interactive services such as gaming.
By combining TV and the web world through unparalleled IPTV/HDTV service, hotels are able to generate additional income through commercial spots, advertisements of local tourist services, hotel promotions and more. Features of the platform includes remote administration, support for more than twenty languages, easy installation and a comprehensive hotel services menu capable of providing detailed information about the hotel and upcoming activities, billing information, room service, guest messages and wake-up services.
The system's architecture consists of a Network Operating Center (NOC) and local hotel servers connected through a point-to-point broadband network. As each guest accesses the network, the resulting traffic generated undergoes analysis based on various criteria. This includes behavioral, geographical, seasonality, and more. Using this data, hotels are able to ensure advertisers maximum value for their advertising budget.