ADVISORY, Dec. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Dexcom, Inc. [DXCM], a leader in glucose measurement and technology for people living with diabetes and healthcare providers, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate a year of growth in large thanks to devoted patients and upcoming 2014 milestones.In honor of the occasion, CEO, Terry Gregg, will ring the Opening Bell. Mr Gregg will be joined by Type I diabetes patient, advocate and employee, Ashley Benedict, among other Dexcom Employees to celebrate Dexcom's commitment to making continuous glucose technologies that provide patients a resource to be one step ahead of their diabetes. Dexcom has seen tremendous growth in 2013. Its recent third quarter earnings revealed a total revenue increase of 86% in comparison to 2012's third quarter earnings, making it a record breaking year for both product and overall revenue success. Terry and the Dexcom team will also be celebrating potential upcoming milestones for the company which are currently in review. These advancements have the potential to bring important Dexcom technology tools to a more diverse patient population, as well as new technologies that advance the overall security and education of people living with and treating diabetes in the United States. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Thursday, December 12, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Dexcom Media Representative: Alexandra Schnabel Green Room Communications (201) 618-2735 Alex@greenroompr.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ. For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx. Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx. Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice. About Dexcom, Inc. [DXCM]: Dexcom, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, California, is developing and marketing continuous glucose monitoring systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes and by healthcare providers in the hospital.