NexID Biometrics named as one of five finalists in CenterState CEO Emerging Business Competition

POTSDAM, NY – 3/29/2012 – NexID Biometrics, a leading provider of spoof mitigation and liveness detection solutions for the biometric authentication industry, today announced that is has been named one of five finalists in New York’s Creative Core Emerging Business Competition. As announced by the competition’s sponsor, CenterState CEO, the five finalists emerged from a pool of more than 90 applications, all competing for a $200,000 investment by CenterState CEO. The winning organization will be announced during CenterState CEO’s annual meeting on April 4th, 2012.

About NexID Biometrics
NexID Biometrics is a leading software and technology supplier to the biometric authentication industry. The company develops and licenses liveness detection software that enables fingerprint-scanning technologies to more accurately authenticate scanned images by mitigating spoof-related risks. The company also provides testing and analysis of fingerprint scanning devices to identify existing vulnerabilities to known spoofing strategies. The company’s founders represent some of the world’s leading authorities on biometric spoof mitigation and liveness detection.

About CenterState CEO
Based in Syracuse, the CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity is a twelve-county business leadership and economic development organization. A private, not-for-profit organization, CenterState CEO represents 2,000 members and serves as the region’s primary economic, community and business development catalyst. CenterState CEO works to achieve regional growth and total community prosperity through partnerships, planning and problem solving.