LizardTech’s “Show Us” Promotion Moves to Phase 2: Voting

Winner announced at 2009 ESRI International User Conference

Seattle, Wash. — July 1, 2009 — LizardTech, a division of Celartem Inc. and a leading provider of software solutions for managing and distributing digital content, announced today new details about the “Show Us and We’ll Show You” promotion the company is conducting in conjunction with the 2009 ESRI International User Conference in San Diego July 13-16.

For weeks, fans of the popular LizardTech Lizard have been submitting images they took of the famous critter, and the company has been posting them to its Flickr page. Now it’s time to vote for a favorite lizard image. Beginning today through July 14 everyone is encouraged to visit the voting page and place their vote for their favorite shot. Voting will also be available during the first day of the ESRI conference in LizardTech’s booth (#511). The person whose lizard photo receives the most votes will win a brand new handheld GPS system. The winner will be announced in LizardTech’s booth number 511 at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15.

LizardTech is also promoting the launch of its latest product through a “We’ll Show You” promotion. The first 25 conference attendees to bring one DVD of LiDAR data (LAS or ASCII format) to the LizardTech booth (#511) by 6pm on Tuesday, July 14 will receive something in return the following day and experience what it feels like to be completely blown away.

More details about the “Show Us and We’ll Show You” promotions can be obtained here:

About LizardTech
Since 1992, LizardTech has delivered state-of-the-art software products for managing and distributing massive, high-resolution digital content such as geospatial image data. LizardTech pioneered MrSID® (Multiresolution Seamless Image Database), a powerful wavelet-based image encoder, viewer, and file format, and sits on the Technical Committee of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for the purpose of extending the capabilities of JPEG 2000 to geospatial applications, driving cross-platform interoperability and rapid Internet distribution for geospatial imagery. LizardTech has offices in Seattle and Tokyo and is a division of Celartem Technology Inc. (Hercules: 4330). For more information about LizardTech, visit or call 206-652-5211 or toll free 1-866-725-5211.

About Celartem
Celartem Technology Inc. develops and sells innovative technologies for storage, access and distribution of rich media content. Celartem has developed technology in the areas of digital image compression, scalable image viewing and secure content distribution and management. Celartem is listed on the Osaka Securities Exchange, Hercules:4330. Established in 1996, Celartem is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and has a wholly owned subsidiary, Celartem Inc., with headquarters in Seattle.