MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiband Corporation, (NASDAQ:MBND), a leading Home Service Provider (HSP) for DIRECTV and the nation's largest DIRECTV Master System Operator (MSO) for Multiple Dwelling Units (MDU's), today announced that James Mandel, chief executive officer, will present at the Sidoti & Company Semi-Annual New York Micro-Cap Conference at 2:40 p.m. ET on Monday, January 9, 2012 in the Estate 2/Edison room at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel. Multiband management will be available during the day for one-on-one meetings. To schedule a meeting, please contact your Sidoti representative. A copy of the investor presentation that will accompany management's group presentation will be available at the Multiband Corporation corporate website ( www.multibandusa.com) prior to the presentation. Sidoti & Company, LLC Sidoti & Company, LLC Micro-Cap Conference is one of the largest micro-cap focused investor events in the U.S., with over 400 institutional investor attendees at the previous micro-cap conference. For more information or to register for the conference, please visit http://microcap.sidoti.com. About Multiband CorporationMultiband Corporation (Nasdaq:MBND) is the largest nationwide DIRECTV master system operator in the Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU) market and one of the largest full-service home service providers (HSPs), handling around 20% of all DIRECTV's installations, maintenance and upgrades for residents of single-family homes. Multiband is a full-service operator for a number of other providers within the footprint as well, offering solutions for watch, talk, surf and security, and is equipped with a retail store and an online store to strive to be a customer's "one source solution" for all electronic needs. Additionally, Multiband is a leading provider of software and integrated billing services to MDUs on a single bill, including video, voice, data and other value-added local services, both directly and through strategic arrangements. Multiband is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and has offices strategically placed around the continental United States.Company Contact Contact: James Mandel, CEO for Multiband Corporation at (763) 504-3000 Investor ContactCameron Donahue, Hayden IR, (651) 653-1854 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Shares of Multiband Corporation (Nasdaq:MBND) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $3.46 as of 3:31 p.m. ET, 26.3% above Wednesday's closing price of $2.74. Volume is at 412,212, 2.9 times the daily average of 140,600.