NEWPORT BEACH, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/06/11 -- Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: NPDT) (OTCQB: NPDT) announced today that they have entered into a strategic business agreement with Convergent Holdings, Inc., a technology driven company with expertise in wireless, interactive digital signage solutions, to advance NPDT's projects with the San Diego Padres PetCo Park as well as the deployment of retail in-store digital signage networks currently under development.
Convergent founder and CEO, Brooks Pickering, will join NPDT as an advisor to provide added design and deployment experience and expertise of the most advanced solutions for NPDT's clients. Mr. Pickering was recently the advisor to Deutsche Bank in designing and deploying all guest experience technologies at the recently opened $3 billion Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, a project that included: first-of-its-kind interactive room control, specialized projection systems, and the largest high-definition LCD video installation in the world.
"We are pleased and very excited to have Brooks and his team at Convergent working with NPDT on our current slate of projects including PetCo Park and our retail digital signage network opportunities," said NPDT CEO Donald Danks. "Brooks will not only help accelerate these projects, but his experience in designing and deploying state of the art solutions will help NPDT reach its goal of offering the best in interactive digital solutions that add value to our clients' business. His work at the Cosmopolitan speaks for itself and we look forward to leveraging his advisory services to help make NPDT a leader in innovative guest experience solutions."
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc.
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. is a technology solutions driven company focused on the fast growing digital signage & LED lighting market. NPDT develops and delivers these technology solutions through strategic collaborations with LG Electronics USA and with global partners in Taiwan, China as well as with U.S. installation partners. NPDT has the ability to develop and install virtually any digital signage or LED lighting solution.
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Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. has its headquarters located in Newport Beach, California, with a branch office in Australia. If you would like more information about this press release, please contact Donald Danks at +1.949.230.8323 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.