On Friday, Feb. 18, executives and guests of Nanshan District, China-based SinoHub Inc. (NYSE Amex: SIHI) will visit the New York Stock Exchange for the company’s board meeting. To highlight this special occasion, Harry Cochran, Chairman and CEO, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
SinoHub Inc. (NYSE Amex: SIHI)
SinoHub, Inc. is an electronics company whose major growth driver is manufacturing custom design mobile phones (VCM) for customers in developing countries. The company's success emanates from industry knowledge gained through a proprietary Web-based platform, which services customers of the firm's electronic component purchasing (ECP) and supply chain management (SCM) businesses. Founded in 2000 by software industry veteran Harry Cochran and electronics expert Lei Xia, the company has grown to over 900 employees, with annual revenue of revenue of $128MM in 2009, and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange Amex: SIHI. The company currently processes electronic component imports of $1 billion (annually) into China, for customers who produce finished goods for Huawei, China Mobile, and Samsung.
Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 – NYSE – Security Checkpoint at Exchange & Broad Streets
3:30 p.m. Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
4:00 p.m. The Closing Bell is rung
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