SOURCE: AudioEye, Inc.

September 03, 2014 09:43 ET

Bronx Chamber of Commerce Contracts With and Launches AudioEye's Patented Audio Internet Accessibility Platform

AudioEye Technology to Provide Expanded Reach and Accessibility Compliance for Bronx Chamber of Commerce

NEW YORK, NY and TUCSON, AZ--(Marketwired - Sep 3, 2014) - AudioEye®, Inc. (OTCQB: AEYE) ("AudioEye" or "the Company"), creator of the Audio Internet® patented audio browsing and automated publishing technology platform, today announced that it has contracted with the Bronx Chamber of Commerce ("the Chamber") to provide its award-winning and patented Audio Internet accessibility solution to the Chamber's website, which is located at http://www.bronxchamber.org/.

"Enabling the Bronx Chamber of Commerce with our technology will provide increased access to the businesses and residents of the northernmost borough of New York City, an expanded reach for the Chamber's website, and compliance with 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act mandates," observed Nathaniel Bradley, Chief Executive Officer of AudioEye, Inc. "On a combined basis, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business organization, representing the interests of more than three million businesses of all sizes, industry sectors, and geographical regions. It is quite appropriate that our work in this area begins with the Bronx Chamber of Commerce, which has a long history of advocating for the interests of the disabled within its membership and in the community."

"AudioEye delivers an advancement in our ability to comply with federal laws and provides accessibility on a comprehensive basis at each website that employs the Audio Internet platform," stated Lenny Caro, President of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce. "The Company's patented system is not a set of tools targeted at just one or two disabilities, but rather a technology that remediates and normalizes user experiences across our website environments. We are very pleased to expand the accessibility of our website for all users. AudioEye's technology automates the delivery of accessibility solutions and tools for our constantly changing website on a 'real-time' basis and does not require us to hire any additional personnel. Implementation of the Audio Internet was completed in only minutes, and the launch has been well received by our members and the local citizenry."

About The Bronx Chamber of Commerce

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce, which was founded in 1894, has played a fundamental role in the borough's most effectual economic issues. This non-profit, membership-driven organization has helped forge a dynamic infrastructure that has transformed the Bronx business community. The Chamber was instrumental in many projects that yielded tremendous commerce and employed thousands in the borough, including the creation of Fordham Plaza. It also secured funds to create the truck stop facility at the Hunts Point Terminal Market, successfully campaigned to keep the New York Yankees in the Bronx (1986), advocated for a Free Trade Zone in the borough, worked with President Carter to produce much-needed revenue for businesses via Project: Special Impact, partnered with David Rockefeller on an urban policy plan for the Bronx, created The Bronx Chamber Action Group to clean up and beautify the Bronx commercial corridors, and worked very closely with merchant associations to help them with their day-to-day operations as well as their tribulations.

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce is also deeply committed to improving the quality of life for Bronxites. The organization has inculcated numerous efforts to deter crime, aid senior citizens, and educate Bronx children. Its long-standing partnership with the New York Police Department has helped to lower neighborhood crime rates through an increase in mobile patrols, the creation of SWAP (Senior Winter Assistance Program), and the formation of a senior citizen shopping program governed by the Chamber, the NYPD, and various merchant associations. The Bronx Chamber of Commerce, with the support of Hostos College, launched The Junior Achievement Program and The Speakers' Bureau. The Junior Achievement Program connects students with Bronx professionals, who afford them exposure to the realities of the business world. The Speakers' Bureau brings prominent business leaders and academic scholars to Bronx schools, fostering student engagement and personal development.

About AudioEye, Inc.

Incorporated in 2005, AudioEye focuses on working to improve the mobility, usability and accessibility of all Internet-based content through the development, sale, licensing and use of its proprietary accessibility technologies. Audio Internet® is a technology that utilizes patented architecture to deliver a fully accessible audio equivalent of a visual or mobile website in a compliant format that can be navigated, utilized, interacted with and transacted from, without the use of a monitor or mouse, by individuals with visual impairments. For individuals with hearing impairments, the Audio Internet® provides captioning for websites, and the challenges of reaching those with other impairments are also addressed by the technology platform.

Complete with an ever-growing suite of utilities tailored to the needs of different disabled users, the AudioEye® Audio Internet® Accessibility Platform is a fully scalable cloud-based solution designed and developed to meet the needs and compliance mandates for an ever-growing demographic.

AudioEye's common stock trades on the OTCQB under the symbol "AEYE". Please visit http://www.audioeye.com for more information.

Forward-Looking Statements 

This release includes forward-looking statements contained within Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements regarding AudioEye's expected future financial position, results of operations, cash flows, financing plans, business strategy, products and services, competitive positions, growth opportunities, plans and objectives of management for future operations, as well as statements that include words such as "anticipate," "if," "believe," "plan," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "may," "could," "should," "will," and other similar expressions, are forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements involve risks, uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond AudioEye's control, which may cause actual results, performance, or achievements to differ materially from anticipated results, performance, or achievements. Factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements include those set forth in AudioEye's Form 10-K and other report filings with the SEC. AudioEye is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • For further information, please contact:

    Nathaniel Bradley
    CEO
    AudioEye, Inc.
    (866) 331-5324

    or

    RJ Falkner & Company, Inc.
    Investor Relations Counsel
    (830) 693-4400
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