SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2013) - Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced that its new Beamz by Flo product line was featured at the "Back 2 School" concert performed by Billboard Top 100 artist Flo Rida, who is the best-selling digital hip-hop artist in the world, with more than 75 million combined singles sold worldwide.
The concert was held as part of the second annual "Back 2 School Fest," which is sponsored by the Florida Youth Football League (FYFL) at Traz Powell Stadium in Miami Dade County. The free community concert and football jamboree was organized to assist parents with getting children excited and prepared for the upcoming school year.
Although the concert was headlined by international recording superstar Flo Rida, many additional artists contributed their time and energy to the event, including: Billy Blue, Brisco, Rocko, YNWP, TeamPhlyte, Hip-Hop Kidz of South Florida, Bigg D & the Boom Shelf Band and more. Grammy winner Betty Wright and Luther "Uncle Luke" Campbell also attended the concert with Flo Rida.
"Flo Rida is a huge supporter of Beamz and our groundbreaking technology," said Charlie Mollo, CEO of Beamz Interactive. "Having Flo Rida use Beamz at his Back 2 School concert for children in Miami was very rewarding. It was a fun and exciting event for all involved and empowers students by showcasing the importance of education."
The Back 2 School Fest has helped raise funds and donations of various school related material to children in the South Florida area. Over 10,000 backpacks were distributed and children received school supplies, health screenings and haircuts. Several local businesses provided fun daytime activities for the kids.
A video of Flo Rida's second annual "Back 2 School" concert can be viewed here: www.thebeamz.com/investors/video/b2s
Back 2 School Fest is always free and open to the public. The 2013 event was sponsored in part by Truu Swag, Ted Lucas Foundation, Chop Shop, Gatorade and Beamz Interactive, Inc.
About Beamz Interactive, Inc.
Based in Scottsdale, AZ, Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC) has created state-of-the-art interactive laser controller technology that can be used to develop new market opportunities in a wide variety of music, education, healthcare, gaming and consumer applications. In its first application, the Company developed an innovative new music technology and product offering that brings music to literally everyone in a way that was previously not possible. Beamz allows people that have no musical background or training to play and enjoy music within minutes, yet it has the depth to enable accomplished DJs, artists and musicians to perform, compose and create highly sophisticated interactive music. Beamz Interactive's technology portfolio includes multiple patents, patents pending and trade secrets covering interactive music, software, laser-based controllers, gaming applications and related designs and devices. For more information on Beamz, please visit: www.thebeamz.com.
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