SOURCE: Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc.

September 23, 2010 08:00 ET

Taptopia's Digital Show Guide™ Aids Emergency Medical Residents, Students and Alumni Connect With Opportunities at EMRA 2010's Residency and Job Fair

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - September 23, 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, today announced that Taptopia's popular Digital Show Guide™ is now available for the EMRA 2010 event at Scientific Assembly which kicks-off September 25, 2010 in Las Vegas, NV. Emergency medical residents, students and alumni have Taptopia's native iOS and BlackBerry mobile software at their fingertips to browse and connect with residency and job opportunities.

Taptopia's Digital Show Guide™ aids attendees navigate conference schedules, Job Fair and Residency Fair exhibitors and build a list of favorites and connections directly on their iPhone, iPad, iPod and BlackBerry Smartphones. For this event, Taptopia has further enhanced the capabilities of its BlackBerry App including support for OS 5.0 devices and the ability to feature sponsors. Connectivity is not required.

"Given the state of the economy and the high unemployment rate, having a tool such as our Digital Show Guide to manage residency and job leads is critical," commented Michael Foster, EVP of Sales and Marketing for Taptopia. "Having both the iOS and BlackBerry platforms provides a larger reach to EMRA's 9,000 plus members and we are hopeful many more meaningful residency and job connections."

Emergency Medical Residents' Association (EMRA) promotes excellence in patient care through the education and development of emergency medicine residency trained physicians. EMRA is the largest and oldest independent resident organization in the world. EMRA was founded in 1974 and today has a membership of more than 9,000 residents, medical students and alumni.

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. For more information about Taptopia and all of its services, please visit www.Taptopia.com or call 972-479-8822. Taptopia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ).

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Contact Information

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

    Investor Relations:
    (407)389-5900