PITTSBURGH — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 21, 2009 — Geospatial Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GSPH) announced today that the Company has retained Convertible Capital as its exclusive financial advisor.
Convertible Capital is a privately held investment bank located in New York City. It provides highly tailored strategic advice to growing companies as well as access to a broad range of institutional investors. Convertible Capital brings great experience in financing high-growth companies across many industries.
“We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with Geospatial Holdings and Mark Smith’s team,” said Ken Calligar, Managing Partner of CC. “We intend to be long-term partners with Geospatial and have committed our senior personnel to optimally advancing the company’s range of opportunities and helping to create stakeholder value.”
Geospatial and Convertible Capital are initiating a multi-stage capital raising effort designed to take advantage of the company’s near term and longer term commercial opportunities while minimizing dilution.
About Geospatial Holdings, Inc.
Geospatial Holdings, Inc. through its wholly-owned subsidiary Geospatial Mapping Systems, Inc., doing business as Geospatial Corporation, utilizes proprietary technologies to determine the accurate location and position of underground pipelines, conduits and other underground infrastructure data allowing Geospatial to create accurate (3D) three-dimensional digital maps and models of all underground infrastructure. Our website is www.GeospatialHoldings.com.
GeoUnderground, the company's powerful (GIS) geographic information system database enables users to view and utilize this 3D pipeline mapping information securely from any desktop, laptop or PDA such as a Blackberry or an iPhone. GeoUnderground seamlessly integrates with all known technologies gathering above-ground geo-referenced digital information and all standard GIS databases.
Licensed users, for the first time, have available to them a suite of technologies allowing them to collect data and create highly accurate 3D maps and models of both above-ground and below-ground infrastructure and view and share this invaluable information in a secure manner with their peers and associates anywhere in the world through a conventional browser via the internet.
Geospatial through its proprietary data acquisition technologies and its GeoUnderground web-based portal is building the underground version of Google Earth.
About Convertible Capital
Convertible Capital is located at 415 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10017. It is a division of Trump Securities LLC, which is a broker dealer, established in 1985. Inquiries regarding Geospatial Holdings may be directed to the firm at 646-673-8501.
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Geospatial Holdings, Inc.
Mark A. Smith, Chief Executive Officer, 724-353-3400