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.
NASDAQ MarketSite — 4 Times Square — 43rd & Broadway — Broadcast Studio
Thursday, December 12, 2013 — 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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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.
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