HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - May 14, 2013) - MicroSeismic, Inc. (MicroSeismic) announced today that CEO, Peter Duncan, Ph.D. will be recognized as a celebrated entrepreneur at the Houston Technology Center's (HTC) 10th annual "A Celebration of Entrepreneurs" gala on May 16.

Dr. Duncan will be recognized as one of the celebrated entrepreneurs at this year's gala. Lifetime Achievement awards will be presented to four different sectors: Aerospace, Energy, IT and Life Sciences as well as the award for the featured honoree.

"I am surprised and grateful to receive recognition from this prestigious organization," stated Peter Duncan, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, MicroSeismic. "I have dedicated my life to the study of geophysics and the advancement of that field of work in this great industry; to be recognized by HTC is a great honor."

The HTC gala honors Houston area entrepreneurs that have made a significant impact on the region's economy. It will draw between 400-450 individuals from the technology community and from major corporations in the community. The gala benefits the Houston Technology Center, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that enables and accelerates the growth of emerging technology companies for the purpose of creating jobs and promoting economic development in the greater Houston area.

For details of event visit http://houstontech.org/events/1105/.

About Houston Technology Center
Named by Forbes' as one of "Ten Technology Incubators Changing the World," and one of "Twelve Business Incubators Changing the World," the Houston Technology Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is a business accelerator and the largest technology business incubator in Texas, advancing the commercialization of emerging technology companies in the greater Houston area. As a catalyst for change, economic growth and development, HTC's focus is to assist entrepreneurs within several key sectors: energy, information technology, life sciences, nanotechnology, and NASA/aerospace. For more information visit www.HoustonTech.org or connect with HTC on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter @HouTechCenter.

MicroSeismic, Inc. is an oilfield services company providing real-time monitoring and mapping of hydraulic fracture operations in unconventional oil and gas plays in twelve countries and every major shale play in North America. Founded in 2003, MicroSeismic is the pioneer in monitoring microseismic activity utilizing surface, near-surface and downhole arrays. The company helps oil and gas companies understand how the reservoir responds to stimulation and its impact on customer economics.

For more information visit: www.microseismic.com

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