“Where Silicon Valley Meets Madison Avenue”
San Jose, CA – March 18, 2013 - Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ:BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide is participating in AlwaysOn OnMedia’s annual summit in New York City that gathers the brightest minds and top entrepreneurs, investors and corporate players in social media, advertising, and commerce. This two-day exclusive event treats attendees to a high-level debate and discourse on top trends and opportunities in the booming Internet media, advertising and commerce sectors. OnMedia is produced in an intimate and social setting, where participants can easily meet up, socially network and make deals happen.
At OnMedia, AlwaysOn editors also honor the OnMedia 100 Top Private Companies and present the Power Players in Digital Media—the investors, media buyers and big media dealmakers championing digital media entrepreneurs. The OnMedia program features many of the OnMedia 100 CEOs and founders and recognized power players: https://events.aonetwork.com/ehome/onmedia13 or #OMNYC13.
Paul Gibson, Bridge Bank senior vice president, Eastern Region market manager and Dick Sweeny, Bridge Bank senior vice president, Northeast market manager, are each hosting a CEO Showcase at which top private company CEOs pitch their business plans to potential strategic partners, customers, investors and business media.
“Bridge Bank has realized tremendous value from our relationship with AlwaysOn and this summit is a valuable venue for both participants and attendees” said Dick Sweeney. “OnMedia brings together the hottest companies in the digital media sector and top investors focused on this industry along with inspiring thought leaders. It's a valuable experience that creates new business for Bridge Bank and also provides a great avenue for enhancing existing client relationships.”
“Bridge Bank is proud to be continuing our support and sponsorship of OnMedia NYC,” said Paul Gibson. “Year after year, this event showcases the best in emerging media, content, advertising and the enabling technology companies from both the U.S. and abroad. This year’s slate of CEO presentations is one of the best in recent memory and we look forward to another outstanding event.”
Top Trends and Topics at OnMedia 2013 include:
- The Venture Capital Outlook for 2013
- The Monetization of Mobile
- The Social Commerce Boom
- Making Money in Online Video
- The Freemium Model in Action
- The Ad Network Horserace Continues
- Online Fashion Arrives
- Boosting Business via Strategic Partnerships
“This year, we’re honored that Bridge Bank is teaming up with us and our attendees as the world of digital media expands, revolutionizing so many different revenue-generating industries,” said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “We’re excited to offer this unique venue and an opportunity for our attendees to meet with the Bridge Bank team, as they launch their ideas into the innovation ecosystem. A major contributor to AlwaysOn’s mission, we’re delighted to partner with them this year in New York City.”
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn serves its members by producing intimate executive Innovation Summits for industry insiders in key forward-thinking technology centers around the globe and connecting them daily on a powerful online media network (www.aonetwork.com).* AlwaysOn editorial and event programming covers the booming areas of digital media and entertainment, ondemand and cloud computing, mobile technology, and greentech.
About Bridge Capital Holdings
Bridge Capital Holdings is the holding company for Bridge Bank, National Association. Bridge Capital Holdings was formed on October 1, 2004 and holds a Global Select listing on the NASDAQ stock market under the trading symbol BBNK. Bridge Bank Holding Company was recently admitted to Sandler O’Neill’s Class of 2012 “Sm-All Stars” – a select group of 25 top-performing publicly traded banks and thrifts from throughout the U.S. with market capitalization of up to $2 billion. For additional information, visit the Bridge Capital Holdings website at www.bridgecapitalholdings.com.
About Bridge Bank, National Association
Bridge Bank is a full-service professional business bank founded in the highly competitive climate of Silicon Valley in 2001. From the very beginning, our goal has been to offer small-market and middle-market businesses from across many industries a better way to bank. A less bank-like way to bank. We provide a surprisingly broad range of financial solutions, enabling us to meet our clients’ varied needs across all stages — from inception to IPO and beyond. It’s how we go about doing so that differentiates us from our competition. Learn more at the new www.bridgebank.com. Follow us @BridgeBank.
Daniel P. Myers
Chief Executive Officer
Thomas A. Sa
Executive Vice President
Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Financial Officer
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