updated 6/20/2011 8:45:52 AM ET 2011-06-20T12:45:52

ORLANDO, Fla., June 20, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Companies, Inc., an international, small-cap research and financial public relations firm, today announced that Andrea Cataneo will deliver the keynote address during its Small-Cap Equities Virtual Conference, to take place June 22 and 23, 2011 starting at 9:00 a.m. EDT.

Ms. Cataneo will discuss the changing landscape of the over-the-counter markets, and how these changes impact investors and issuers, on Thursday, June 23 at 12:00 noon EDT. Her presentation will include a discussion of the obsolescence of the Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board ("OTCBB") as market participants move to the tiered OTC Markets electronic quotation system. Additionally, Ms. Cataneo will discuss NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.'s new BX Venture Market, a proposed securities exchange for early-stage and smaller companies expected to launch later this year, and its potential effect on the OTC Markets' qualitative top tier, OTCQX.

Andrea Cataneo is a partner at Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP ("SRFF"), a New York-based corporate and securities law firm. Her practice focuses on corporate and securities matters as well as general representation of private and public companies engaged in transactional and financing activities, private placement offerings, corporate formations and restructurings, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Prior to joining SRFF, Ms. Cataneo operated a private practice focused on securities law, corporate finance, general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and entertainment law. Previously, she served as General Counsel to Power Station Entertainment, Inc. Ms. Cataneo has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a Juris Doctorate from the Rutgers University School of Law.

The RedChip virtual conference will feature small-cap public companies from a wide range of industries, including oil & gas, alternative energy, biotechnology, industrial mining, basic materials, construction and consumer goods. Investors will have the opportunity to view a 30-minute corporate presentation from each company and participate in 15-minute question-and-answer sessions with presenting executives.

A full show schedule, including presentation dates and times, is available here. The presentations will be webcast live at http://www.RedChip.com and will be archived for a minimum of 30 days. Presenting companies will include:

-- Lentuo International Inc. (NYSE:LAS)

-- L & L Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:LLEN)

-- China Bilingual Technology & Education Group Inc. (OTCBB:CBLY)

-- Sentry Petroleum Ltd. (OTCBB:SPLM)

-- Blue Earth, Inc. (OTCBB:BBLU)

To register to view the webcast presentations at their scheduled times or to access the archived events, visit http://www.RedChip.com . Start times are subject to change; please visit RedChip.com on the day of the event for a final show schedule.

About RedChip Companies, Inc.

RedChip Companies is an international, small-cap research and financial public relations firm headquartered in Orlando, Florida; with affiliate offices in Beijing, China and Seoul, Korea. RedChip delivers concrete, measurable results for its clients through its extensive national and international 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 .

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