David Riedel, Global Investing Expert, to Keynote RedChip Small-Cap Virtual Conference

David Riedel, Global Investing Expert, to Keynote RedChip Small-Cap Virtual Conference  August 29-30, 2012 Conference Will Feature Executive Presentations From 14 Emerging Growth Companies  ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 22, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Companies, Inc. ("RedChip"), an international, small-cap research and investor relations firm, today announced that David Riedel, an expert on emerging market investing, will deliver the keynote speech at the RedChip Small-Cap Virtual Conference on August 29-30, 2012. His presentation is titled "Investing in Emerging Markets: Avoiding Frauds and Uncovering Gems in the Global Emerging Markets."  Mr. Riedel is the founder and president of Riedel Research Group, a provider of independent equity research focusing on emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, and Europe. Previously, Mr. Riedel worked as an analyst at Salomon Smith Barney in New York and Bangkok. While in New York, he covered business services stocks, including staffing and outsourcing, as well as small-cap growth companies in the automobile and motorsports industries. While overseas, Mr. Riedel supervised a 12-person research team covering telecommunications companies and other industries in Southeast Asia. Mr. Riedel is the author of "Finding the Hot Spots: 10 Strategies for Global Investing" (Wiley, 2006). He is a frequent contributor to CNBC, Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and other press outlets.  The RedChip Small-Cap Virtual Conference will feature executive presentations from 14 small-cap public companies. Each company will deliver a 30-minute investment-driven presentation followed by a 15-minute Q&A session. All presentations will be webcast live at http://www.RedChip.com and archived for a minimum of 30 days. Presenting companies include:  -- Longwei Petroleum Investment Holding Ltd. (NYSE:LPH)  -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq:LCAV)  -- ChromaDex Corp. (OTCBB:CDXC)  -- UNR Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:UNRH)  -- Catasys, Inc. (OTCQB:CATS)  -- China Bilingual Technology & Education Group Inc. (OTCBB:CBLY)  To register for the conference or to view a full presentation schedule, visit http://www.RedChip.com/virtualconference. Start times are subject to change.  About RedChip Companies, Inc.  RedChip Companies, an Inc. 500|5000 company, is an international, small-cap research and investor relations firm headquartered in Orlando, Florida; with affiliate offices in Beijing, Seoul, Hong Kong and Singapore. RedChip delivers concrete, measurable results for its clients through its extensive global network of small-cap institutional and retail investors. RedChip has developed the most comprehensive platform of products and services for small-cap companies, including: RedChip Research™, Traditional Investor Relations, Digital Investor Relations, Institutional and Retail Conferences, RedChip Small-Cap TV™, Shareholder Intelligence, Social Media and Blogging Services, Webcasts, and RedChip Radio™. To learn more about RedChip's products and services, please visit: http://www.redchip.com/visibility/productsandservices.asp.  "Discovering Tomorrow's Blue Chips Today"™  The RedChip Companies, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=2761  CONTACT: Jon Cunningham          RedChip Companies, Inc.          Tel: 1-800-RED-CHIP (733-2447), Ext. 107          Email: info@redchip.com  RedChip Companies Inc. Logo