SOURCE: Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc.

March 04, 2010 09:00 ET

Diversified Business Communications Selects Taptopia to Provide Its Official Digital Show Guide App for Largest Seafood Event in North America

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - March 4, 2010) -  Taptopia, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ) and a provider of mobile technology solutions for event organizers, convention centers, and their related vendors, announced today that Diversified Business Communications (Diversified) has selected Taptopia to provide its official Digital Show Guide App for The International Boston Seafood Show 2010 and Seafood Processing America, scheduled March 14-16, to be held at the Boston Conference & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA. The show is North America's largest seafood event, featuring more than 800 exhibits, offering a vast array of seafood, seafood products, seafood services and seafood equipment from all over the world.

Taptopia's Digital Show Guide enables attendees and exhibitors to easily navigate event schedules and exhibitor information from their Apple iPhones™ and iPod touches™. Users also have the ability to take notes about events or exhibitors directly within the App, export exhibitor contact information, including their notes, immediately to their Contacts, utilize pre-event planning tools and stay current with real-time announcements.

"We recognize that mobile technology is important to attendees and exhibitors," commented Mary Larkin, Group Vice President of Seafood Expositions. "Providing Taptopia's digital show guide for this show demonstrates our desire to fulfill their needs."

About Diversified Business Communications

Diversified Business Communications, based in Portland, Maine, US provides information and market access through face-to-face events, magazine publishing, and online resources on four continents. Diversified serves a number of industries including: seafood, food service, natural and organic, commercial marine, and business management. Diversified operates divisions in Australia, Hong Kong, India, the UK and Canada. For more information, visit:

The International Boston Seafood show is produced by Diversified Business Communications, based in Portland, Maine. Diversified's product portfolio encompasses a global seafood solution of products; including, Seafood Business Magazine, the European Seafood Exposition, Seafood Processing Europe, Seafood Processing America, and the International Boston Seafood Show. For more information please visit

About Taptopia, Inc.

Taptopia, a provider of mobile technology solutions, is headquartered in Dallas, TX and provides its solutions to event organizers, convention centers, and their related vendors. The company's solutions encompass leading and proven software and hardware technologies for today's most popular mobile platforms. Taptopia's team is comprised of serial entrepreneurs and technology evangelists whom have been innovating and building mobile technology solutions for consumers and enterprise markets for at least a decade. For more information about Taptopia and all of its services, please visit or call 972-479-8822. Taptopia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ). 

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Contact Information

  • Contact:

    Vicki Hennin
    Diversified Business Communications
    (207) 842-5662
    Email Contact

    Michael Foster
    Taptopia, Inc.
    (972) 479-8822
    Email Contact

    Investor Relations Contact:
    Dylan Yarter
    Voice: +1 (214) 872-6570
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