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Galaxy Finalises A$120 Million Capital Raising
Emerging lithium producer, Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY, Galaxy) is pleased to announce it has finalised a A$120 million capital raising via an equity placement ACN Newswire

Hays Japan Launches Shinjuku Office
Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan K.K. ("Hays Japan") today announces the launch of its Shinjuku office, as part of Hays Japan's continuing growth and as a reflection of its confidence in the local job market. With this launch, Hays Japan now operates in Akasaka and Shinjuku in Tokyo, and covers the Kansai region from its Osaka office ACN Newswire

Wipaire Announces at Shanghai International Business Aviation Show New Chinese Dealership
During the Shanghai Internaitonal Business Aviation Show, Wipaire, Inc. has appointed Aviation Supplies Ltd. as its dealer in China. This cooperation between the world's leading aircraft float manufacturer and China's leading Cessna sales representative marks the beginning of a new era for seaplane flying in China ACN Newswire

Salary Determines Company Recruitment Method: Robert Walters Reports
Robert Walters PLC (LSE: RWA), Japan's leading international recruitment consultancy, recently surveyed human resources directors and executives revealing that sourcing qualified candidates remains the primary challenge for HR departments and the expected salary for new positions determines which method of recruitment a company will use to attract potential employees ACN Newswire

First Comprehensive Nearshore City Location Rating Launched by Zagada Institute to Make Selection Easy for Corporate Buyers and Suppliers
Zagada Institute (ZI) today announces the 2011 Q1 NEARSHORE CITY LOCATION RATING™. The analysis reflects datasets capture and analyzed on a total of 51 large, medium and small cities among 22 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean competing for IT-BPO outsourcing business. MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces Webcast Information for Annual Shareholder Meeting; First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
Walter Energy (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), the world's leading, publicly traded "pure play" producer of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, announced that it will host two Web casts next week: MarketWire

McGuire Real Estate Welcomes Michael Rycroft to Its San Francisco Offices
McGuire is pleased to announce REALTOR® Michael Rycroft as the newest addition to its SOMA office, located at 17 Bluxome Street. MarketWire

E FUN Adds Kobo eBook Store and SlideME App Manager to New 2011 Nextbook Android Tablets
E FUN, a consumer electronics designer and marketer of fun, easy-to-use lifestyle products, is adding the Kobo eBook Store application and the SlideME App Marketplace to its 2011 line of sleek Nextbook Android tablets. Both will be available on the new Nextbook Android tablets that will start shipping in April. MarketWire

Extra Space Storage Inc. Revises Time of Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2011 Results
Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE: EXR) announced today it has revised the time at which it will host its conference call to discuss financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2011. The call will now take place at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, April 28, 2011. MarketWire

EURO Ressources First Quarter 2011 Results Are to Be Announced on May 13, 2011 Before the Opening of the Market
EURO Ressources S.A. ("EURO") (PARIS: EUR) today announced that it will release its first quarter 2011 financial results on May 13, 2011 before the market opens. MarketWire

Fairfield Acquires Suburban Boston Apartments
Fairfield Residential announced today that it acquired a 174-unit apartment complex in suburban Boston near Andover, MA, in a joint venture with TRECAP Partners, LLC. Fairfield and TRECAP purchased the property, River Pointe at Den Rock Park Apartments, for $26.35 million. MarketWire

Bexil Corporation Announces Annual Meeting and Conference Call
Bexil Corporation ("Bexil") (PINKSHEETS: BXLC) announced today that the 2011 annual meeting of stockholders of the Company will be held at The Down Town Association, 60 Pine Street, New York, New York on June 7, 2011 at 11:00 a.m MarketWire

TEPCO Continues Moving Irradiated Water, Assembles Emergency Equipment, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- On April 11, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake, thought to be an aftershock of the 9.0 earthquake that rocked Japan a month prior, struck off the coast of Fukushima prefecture MarketWire

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine and "Weakest Link's" George Gray Join Judging Panel for Barney's Beanery's LA Firefighter Chili Cook-Off Saturday, April 30

Update on Agria Partial Takeover Offer for PGG Wrightson Limited
On December 23, 2010, Agria Corporation (Agria) together with China-based New Hope Group (New Hope) announced a partial takeover offer for PGG Wrightson Limited (PGW). A formal takeover offer was made on January 24, 2011 by Agria (Singapore) Pte Ltd (Agria Singapore), to be jointly owned, directly or indirectly, by Agria and New Hope. MarketWire

Nine Healthcare Companies Receive Medline Distribution Supplier Recognition Award
Medline Industries, Inc., the nation's largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare supplies, today announced the winners of its 2010 Distribution Suppliers Recognition Awards MarketWire

Record Store Day Is This Saturday, April 16th, 2011
Everyone's favorite new official global holiday, RECORD STORE DAY, is this Saturday, April 16, 2011. Once again Warner Bros. Records, the industry's leading partner and participant, will celebrate this special day with a spate of nationwide special events listed below. But first, check this out: MarketWire

Skybridge Technology Group, Inc. (SKGO) Moves Textraw Factory to Florida
SkyBridge Technology Group, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: SKGO) ( President/CEO Jeff Burns is proud to announce that its Textraw International subsidiary ( has moved its factory from Greer, South Carolina to Brooksville, Florida. MarketWire

Terra Partners With YouTube
Terra, a global digital media company and content producer with a presence in 18 countries, announced today a partnership with YouTube, the largest video sharing community in the world. Under this agreement, Terra's video content in Spanish and English will be available for millions of YouTube users through a co-branded site MarketWire

Endovascular Repair for Aortic Aneurysms
BroadcastMed, Inc.'s surgical web portal is proud to present an important surgical program from UW Health. As a leader in the field of using a minimally invasive technique to repair aortic aneurysms, UW Health has worked with regional hospitals to develop protocol to quickly diagnose and treat aortic dissections MarketWire

PTS, Inc. (PTSHD) Pending Mergers And General Corporate Update
PTS, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: PTSHD) ( is providing this update to its shareholders and followers regarding previously announced pending mergers and various other business matters. MarketWire

ARC Provides Insight Into First Quarter Results and Announces Further Consolidation

Studio One Media, Inc. to Host Investor Conference Call to Discuss X-Factor USA Relationship
Studio One Media, Inc. (OTCBB: SOMD) today announced that it has scheduled an investor conference call for 11:15 a.m. EDT (8:15 a.m. PDT) on Tuesday, April 19, 2011. The purpose of the call will be to provide investors with further information regarding the Company's recently announced agreement with X-Factor USA, along with other topics of interest. MarketWire

MultiPlan Comments on California Insurance Commissioner's Press Release Regarding Sutter Lawsuit
MultiPlan, Inc. was been named as a defendant in a lawsuit brought over a year ago against Sutter hospitals alleging false billing of certain anesthesia services. California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones recently intervened in the lawsuit, and issued a press release announcing that action. MarketWire

Thumping Tails and Baja Sharkeez Dedicate Taco Tuesday to Homeless Dogs
Thumping Tails Animal Rescue ( and Baja Sharkeez ( have partnered to raise awareness and funds for homeless dogs through a special event on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. to midnight. Sharkeez is offering drink specials* to all guests who make a $10 donation to Thumping Tails to support homeless and abandoned dogs. MarketWire

Next Alternative Declines $100 Million Buyout Offer
Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), has announced that there were several key reasons behind the firm's recent rejection of a major buyout offer. MarketWire

SalesQuest Launches Industry CRUSH Reports
SalesQuest®, known for their Fortune 1000 and Global 500 CRUSH Reports™, announces the availability of technology focused Industry CRUSH Reports. The new Industry CRUSH Reports deliver insights to industry technology trends, business initiatives, common strategies, major competitors, industry lingo, and industry regulatory & compliance issues. MarketWire

First Annual "Feast! Tofino-Ucluelet" Culinary Celebration Adds Chefs, Events, Giveaways
Tourism Tofino and the Tofino-Ucluelet Culinary Guild (TUCG) today announced that "Feast! Tofino-Ucluelet" (www.FeastBC MarketWire

Stratos Product Development Will Showcase Full-System Development Services at ESC Silicon Valley, May 3-5
Stratos Product Development today announced it will exhibit at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley 2011, May 3-5 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. MarketWire

Demand for Diesel Vehicle Leases Rises on
With gas prices approaching $4 a gallon in many states, drivers are inquiring about fuel-efficient options that go beyond hybrid vehicles and public transportation. More so than in 2008, drivers are ready to get behind the wheel of diesel vehicle leases, which in some cases are more costly but also offer more miles per gallon. Popular car leasing website LeaseTrader MarketWire

Franklin Wireless Announces the Market Release of the U151 HSUPA USB Modem
Franklin Wireless Corp. (OTCBB: FKWL), the market leader in dual-mode WiMAX and CDMA modems for 3G and 4G wireless broadband data communications, today announced the upcoming release of its new U151 USB modem. This is a single-mode device using High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) technology and is expected to be available on a worldwide basis in May, 2011 MarketWire

MarketLive(R) Announces Third-Annual MarketLive Merchant Award Winners
MarketLive Summit 2011 Conference -- MarketLive, Inc., the leader in eCommerce software and solutions, today announced the winners of the Third-Annual MarketLive Merchant Awards at the MarketLive Summit 2011 Conference MarketWire

Petaquilla Equipment Leasing Facility With Caterpillar
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX: PTQ)(OTCBB: PTQMF)(FRANKFURT: P7Z) announced today that Caterpillar Credito S.A., the Panamanian subsidiary of Caterpillar Financial, has approved an initial US$5 million leasing facility to the Company's subsidiaries, Petaquilla Gold, S.A. ("Petaquilla") and Panama Development of Infrastructure, S.A. ("PDI Panama"). MarketWire

Largest New Zealand and Australian Retailers Seek Meetings With Smokefree Innotec Representatives
Smokefree Innotec, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SFIO), an established international distributor of e-cigarettes ( or http://www.realsmokefree MarketWire

EMHI Builds Infrastructure Seeking to Enter Energy Industry Emissions and Remediation Markets
East Morgan Holdings, Inc (PINKSHEETS: EMHI) reports that efforts continue to seek out energy industry and other manufacturing companies in need of the patented IFS-2c and other IFS Technologies, which are under an impending contract to be acquired from Solucorp Industries Ltd. MarketWire

American Church Mortgage Company Declares First Quarter Dividend
AMERICAN CHURCH MORTGAGE COMPANY ("ACMC") (PINKSHEETS: ACMC), Minnetonka, Minnesota, announced the declaration by its Board of Directors of a shareholder dividend for its first quarter ended March 31, 2011 of $.11 per share. MarketWire Earns Triple Webby Award Honors -- the Web's first (and tastiest) food social network and recipe swap -- has been honored by the 2011 Webby Awards in three of the most hotly contested categories: "Community," "Lifestyle" and "Social Media." MarketWire

Congress on Verge of Derailing Innovation in Schools, Threatening America's Competitiveness, According to SETDA
This week, Congress is threatening to eliminate the Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) state educational technology grants program (ESEA Title II, Part D). EETT is the only dedicated source of federal education funds available to help teachers prepare all students for college and 21st century careers through the smart use of technology in America's public schools MarketWire

US Farms, Inc. Announces Strategic Distribution Agreement With Natural Supplements and Vitamins Inc.
US Farms, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: USFM) announced today that the company has established a strategic partnership with Natural Supplements and Vitamins Inc. to increase its product line, distribution and sales channels. Natural Supplements and Vitamins Inc. is a leading reseller of supplements and Vitamins with over 2500 different natural products in stock. MarketWire

InfoGrow Offers Free Tool That Links Dynamics CRM and Bing Maps
InfoGrow Corporation ( today announced the launch of CRM2Maps for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011. This FREE mapping tool gives users the ability to map leads, accounts, and contacts inside Dynamics CRM 2011 for making better sales and marketing decisions MarketWire

Biggest Trend in 2011 Swimwear? Real Women, Real Swim Styles Rule; Lands' End Survey Finds Real Women Want Wearable Styles and Quality in Swimwear
There's a new trend in swimwear this season -- swim styles for REAL women are in. In fact, a recent survey by Lands' End found that the majority of the female respondents prefer swim styles designed with real women in mind such as Slenderizers (82 percent), One-piece styles (81 percent), and SwimMinis™ (70 percent) MarketWire

Zepol Reports March Containerized Imports Increase 1.55%
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, reports that import shipment volume for March, measured in TEUs, increased 1.55% from February and 0.33% from March of 2010. The total number of shipments also increased 2.32% from February and 1% from March of 2010. Year to date, total TEUs are up 8.58% this year over last year. MarketWire

Chicago Personal Injury Law Firm Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Launches New Website
The law firm of Briskman Briskman & Greenberg is pleased to announce the launch of its new website The new site provides six comprehensive Information Centers with extensive resources for individuals and families who have been injured or lost a loved one because of a workplace accident or someone else's carelessness. MarketWire

DOLE Announces Cook-Off Contest at The Grove With Celebrity Chef Ben Ford
Do you have that special recipe that incorporates DOLE® ingredients and has family and friends drooling? DOLE invites all aspiring chefs to submit their signature grilling entrées to the DOLE 2011 California Cook-Off recipe contest at MarketWire

NetEx HyperIP Improves DR Replication Performance, Bandwidth Usage for Leading Provider of Progressive Decision-Making Software Solutions

Gradient Scientist Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Proposed Coal Combustion Residuals Regulations
Gradient scientist Ari S. Lewis was invited by the House Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment as an expert in toxicology and human health risk assessment to provide scientific testimony regarding H.R. Bill 1391 on the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011. The hearing was held April 14, 2011 in Washington, DC. MarketWire

Industry Veterans Shift4 Corporation and Squirrel Systems Collaborate to Offer a Powerful Payment Solution to the Hospitality Industry
Shift4 Corporation, North America's largest independent payment gateway organization, is pleased to announce a recent integration with POS innovator Squirrel Systems. This integration pairs Squirrel's state-of-the-art POS system with Shift4's SaaS-based enterprise payment solution. MarketWire

Narus and Government Security News Present Cyber Security Webinar
WHAT:Narus, Inc., the leading provider of dynamic network traffic intelligence and analytics software, will co-host a free Webinar with GSN: Government Security News next week MarketWire

PRSA Silicon Valley Presents "Inside the New Huffington Post"
This is the next event in PRSA SV's popular speaker series, Inside the Newsroom, which provides communications professionals with access to the hottest newsrooms. Last year, Fortune, Forbes, and Bloomberg all opened up their newsrooms and provided access to their editors. MarketWire

Los Angeles Area Council 2010 Eagle Scouts
Attaining the rank of Eagle Scout is a newsworthy event. Nationwide, only 5% of boys who start out in Scouting ever achieve this rank. In the Los Angeles Area Council we are pleased to congratulate the 305 Scouts who earned their Eagle Scout in 2010. MarketWire

The1stMovement Makes "The List" of the Top 20 Largest Advertising Agencies in Los Angeles
The1stMovement (T1M), a full service digital agency with offices in Pasadena, CA, and Denver, CO, announced today that it earned a position in the 2011 "The List" of the top 20 largest advertising agencies in LA, ranked by L.A. County billings MarketWire

Christina Dallen Joins Labor & Employment Practice Group at Allen Matkins
Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP, a leading California business and real estate law firm, announces the expansion of its labor and employment practice group with the addition of Christina Dallen as an associate in the firm's Orange County office. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour Event in Corpus Christi, Texas on April 26 to Feature CADWorx(R) Plant and P&ID Professional With Integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R)
Intergraph will host a Discovery Tour event on April 26, 2011 in Corpus Christi, Texas that will include demonstrations of Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional and show how they integrate with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

/CORRECTION - Signature Devices, Inc. Board of Directors Approves Stock Buyback Plan
In the news release, "Signature Devices, Inc. Board of Directors Approves Stock Buyback Plan," issued earlier today by Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI), we are advised by the company that the last sentence of the first paragraph should read "2.5 cents per share" rather than ".0025 cents per share" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Kronos Launches Worldwide Deployment of Bluesocket's vWLAN
Bluesocket, the first and only provider of wireless networks with virtualized control, today announced that Kronos Incorporated, the leader in workforce management solutions, has launched a global rollout of Bluesocket's unique, award-winning vWLAN®, which brings the power of virtualization to the WLAN. MarketWire

Epolin, Inc. Announces Special Cash Dividend of $0.12 per Share
EPOLIN, INC. (the "Company") (OTCBB: EPLN) ( today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend of $0.12 per share to be payable on May 12, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 28, 2011. The aggregate amount of payment to be made in connection with the special cash dividend will be approximately $1 MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Completes $2.2 Billion Financing to Repay Existing Debt and Fund Stock Repurchase From the Estate of Craig H. Neilsen
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) today announced that it has obtained $2 MarketWire

United States Justice Department Implements Relativity Software for E-Discovery Review and Advanced Text Analytics
kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, announced with TechLaw Solutions today that the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys (EOUSA), a component of the U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ), has adopted Relativity for the review and analysis of electronic and paper-based documents. Analysis capabilities include advanced text analytics through the Relativity Analytics feature set MarketWire

Hollywood Media Corp. Reports 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
Hollywood Media Corp. (NASDAQ: HOLL) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010. Results from continuing operations are consistent with preliminary results reported on February 3, 2011 in an 8-K filing with the SEC MarketWire

BSQUARE Director to Step Down From Board
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected devices, today announced that Dr. Donald Bibeault, noted turnaround expert, has decided not to stand for reelection to the Company's Board of Directors to allow him more time for his turnaround business. His current term expires in June 2011. MarketWire

New Data Show No Negative Long-Term Effect in Cognitive Function in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder Treated With NeuroStar TMS Therapy(R)
In an open-label study of patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) who had not benefitted from prior antidepressant medication and were treated with Neuronetics' NeuroStar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy, no negative effects in cognitive function were observed following six-month follow-up MarketWire

Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Enters San Francisco Market; Acquires Two Properties for Approximately $14.1 Million
Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI) -- a publicly registered non-traded REIT targeting the self-storage market -- recently acquired two properties in the San Francisco area for totaling approximately 1,350 units, for an aggregate purchase price of $14,090,000. MarketWire

Theravance to Report First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on April 28, 2011
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today that it will release financial results for the period ended March 31, 2011 after market close on Thursday, April 28, 2011. MarketWire

Free Lunch & Learn Seminar in Chicago on Enterprise Wireless Best Practices
Selecting the right combination of devices, networks, services and applications can be confusing. What works, what doesn't, and what do you need to know about the next generation of applications? Find out the latest trends in enterprise wireless, the secrets to successful deployments, how to make the most of your existing infrastructure and cost issues to consider. MarketWire

HyPower Fuel First Acquisition Draws Closer
HyPower Fuel Inc. (PINK SHEETS: HYPF) MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance Offers Full-Day Workshop on U.S. Path to EMV Payments Prior to 2011 Annual Conference
An interactive, full-day workshop on North America's path to EMV payments will open its 2011 Annual Conference, the Smart Card Alliance said today. Already a major agenda focus of the Annual Conference, the pre-conference workshop will provide attendees with a thorough understanding of the options for implementing EMV in the United States. MarketWire

Aurora Awarded NASA SPORE Contract
NASA has awarded Aurora Flight Sciences a contract to develop Small Probes for Orbital Return of Experiments (SPORE). Aurora Flight Sciences has teamed with Georgia Institute of Technology to develop SPORE within the NASA Small Business Technology Transfer program MarketWire

Youth1 Media Partners With USA Rugby
Youth1 Media, the most trusted brand in youth sports, has added USA Rugby as a primary content partner in an effort to raise awareness for one of the fastest growing sports in America. MarketWire

Everbridge Named Preferred Notification Provider by American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living
The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) along with Everbridge -- the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems -- announced today a new partnership where Everbridge will serve as the preferred notification system to members for the largest association of long term and post-acute care providers in the United States MarketWire

SkySQL Forms Regional Customer Advisory Boards to Deepen Relationships With Key Customers

Wireless Age Acquires Innovative Solutions
Wireless Age Communications Inc., (PINK SHEETS: WLSA) a public company, with its operational headquarters located in King City, Ontario announced today the acquisition of Innovative Solutions. MarketWire

PayChest Completes Prototype Film Production Test
PayChest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of its prototype film production test achieved on April 10, 2011 using the new film machinery purchased by Xinpro Manufacturing. MarketWire

PetSmart Charities(R) Holds Kennewick Community Adoption Event
PetSmart Charities will host a community adoption event with the goal of saving more than 50 pets in Kennewick, Wash. on April 16, 2011. The Kennewick community adoption event will be held at Columbia Park East located at 2700 Columbia Park Trail in partnership with Jenny's Hope. MarketWire

Starting and Running a Small Business: "McNamara on Money" Webinar Features Experts Including Longfellow Benefits' Pat Haraden, April 23
A free webinar/radio simulcast, "Starting and Running a Small Business: Practical Advice and Strategies," will be held on April 23, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. EDT. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) to Host Discovery Tour Event in Sao Paulo, Brazil on April 27 Featuring CADWorx(R) Plant and P&ID Professional With Integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R)
Intergraph has scheduled a Discovery Tour event on April 27, 2011 in Sao Paulo, Brazil that will feature Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional and show how they integrate with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

Watchfire Signs Included in Best Electronic Message Centers of 2011 by Signs of the Times
Digital message centers manufactured by Watchfire Signs ( were included in the top three Best Electronic Message Centers of 2011 selected by Signs of the Times magazine in the publication's 2011 International Signs Contest. MarketWire

Jennings Social Media Marketing Celebrates Earth Day With a Billion Acts of Green Pledge & Provides Tips to Promote Green Brands
Jennings Social Media Marketing is celebrating Earth Day by making a pledge to the Earth Day Network (EDN) campaign: A Billion Acts of Green and providing tips to promote green brands. MarketWire

Outbrain Study Gives Insight Into Content Consumption Trends Across the Web's Leading Publishers
Outbrain, the leading content discovery platform, today released its inaugural Content Discovery and Engagement Report for the first quarter of 2011. Drawing on data from premium publisher sites where Outbrain's platform is installed, the report paints a detailed picture of how readers are discovering and engaging with content online MarketWire

Report: NYC Home Values Increase Despite Flat Sales
New York City's only comprehensive residential sales report released today found that home prices increased in the first quarter of 2011 over the same time last year, showing a continuing trend of rising home values. The number of transactions in the quarter, however, was relatively flat rising just two percent compared to fourth quarter 2010. The report was published by ResidentialNYC MarketWire

Swinerton Celebrates Topping Out of LEED Gold Project at UCSD
University of California San Diego, one of the greenest universities in the nation and promoter of sustainability solutions throughout the region and the world, recently got one step closer to making their campus even greener. MarketWire

Prodigy Drills 143m Grading 1.54 gpt Gold at Magino
Prodigy Gold Incorporated (TSX VENTURE: PDG)(FRANKFURT: KX3) is pleased to announce additional results from its in-fill and resource expansion drilling program at its 100% owned Magino mine gold project in Ontario. Highlights include drill MA11-006 which intercepted 143 metres grading 1.54 gpt gold including 67 metres grading 2.12 gpt gold MarketWire

Plex Systems Inc. Announces Appointment of S. Craig Huke as Chief Financial Officer
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, the leading Cloud ERP solution for manufacturers, today announced that S. Craig Huke has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

InteLEDgent Lighting Solutions Inc. Announces LED Lighting Contracts; Culture Medium Holdings Corp. Subsidiary to Retrofit Hyatt NYC Hotels
Culture Medium Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: CLTR) ("Culture Medium" or the "Company") announced today that its InteLEDgent Lighting Solutions Inc. ("InteLEDgent Lighting") subsidiary has secured a contract with Hyatt Hotels in New York City to retrofit several of their properties with the Company's low voltage LED bulbs MarketWire

Fresno Lexus Broadway In Fresno Announces the 2011-2012 Season
Dedicated to bringing the finest national tours to Fresno, MagicSpace Entertainment's Fresno Lexus Broadway In Fresno announces their 2011-2012 season for The Saroyan Theatre. This season, we are proud to present a variety of performing arts events in Fresno: Blue Man Group in their first U.S MarketWire

Jahia's Innovative New Partner Program Spurs Module Creation and Project Wins
Jahia, provider of next generation Java-based open source CMS software combining web, document, and portal, search and social features, today announced a new partner program with the upcoming Jahia 6.5, to serve as a joint breeding ground for innovative solutions and foster project wins. MarketWire

Genesis Biopharma to Present at Aegis Capital Emerging Growth Conference in Las Vegas on April 29
Genesis Biopharma, Inc. (OTCBB: GNBP), a biotechnology company developing targeted cancer therapies, today announced its Chairman and CEO, Anthony J. Cataldo, will present at the Aegis Capital Emerging Growth Conference on Friday, April 29. The conference will take place between April 28 and April 30 at the Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas. MarketWire

Highly Addictive ChaCha iPhone App Now Spotlights Local Trends
ChaCha, the #1 free, real-time Q&A service launches a new iPhone application with engaging location-based features and an entirely fresh user interface, making the already popular service even easier and more fun to use while on the go. In addition to the Q&A capability, the new app allows users to see live questions being asked by others in their area MarketWire

SocialNuggets Smartphone Rankings: HTC Dominates iPhone 4 in March 2011
SocialNuggets, a provider of real-time market intelligence for fast moving industries, today announced that HTC handsets dominated the iPhone in social media buzz, according to the March 2011 SocialNuggets Index. In fact, the iPhone 4 was ranked tenth, while the HTC ThunderBolt was first with two other HTC phones joining it in the top three handsets for the month MarketWire

Bill James Baseball IQ(TM) App Launched in Time for Baseball Season
What do a bum knee, Bill James, and have to do with revolutionizing how we visualize baseball statistics? MarketWire

Con-way Freight Donates Historic First Tractor to Iowa 80 Trucking Museum
Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it donated "Ole Number One," a 1983 Ford CL 9000 cab-over tractor, to the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum at a commemorative ceremony held there Tuesday. Ole Number One was the company's first tractor to go into service in the Midwest under the Con-way name. MarketWire

S+H Construction Presents Energy Code Workshop at the 2011 Residential Design & Construction Show
S+H Construction, Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building companies, will present a workshop on the latest energy codes at the 2011 Residential Design & Construction Show - Friday, April 29th from 8:30AM to 10:00AM MarketWire

Universal Expands Support of the NBAA S&D Scholarship Program
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. is further expanding its support of aircraft scheduler and dispatcher professional development by offering a new training scholarship through the NBAA 2012 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship Program. This new training scholarship is an enrollment in Universal's hybrid online/in-class FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Training and Certification course. MarketWire

MagneGas Secures Third Significant Fuel Customer in Last 60 Days
MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MNGA), the producer of a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based metal working fuel and natural gas alternative, announced today that it has reached agreement with scrap recycling leader Garden Street Iron & Metal (www.gardenst MarketWire

Bergio Launches 3 New Collections in June, 2011
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCBB: BRGO) is pleased to announce the launch and rollout of 3 new Fine jewelry collections at the upcoming JCK Show taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada from Friday, June 3rd - Monday, June 6th, 2011. MarketWire

Experts Talk to City Audience About Search Engine Penalties
News navigator One News Page is holding an early evening City seminar tonight at the Andaz Hotel, Liverpool Street, to an audience of financial analysts and journalists. The seminar topic is search engine penalties and the risks they pose to quoted companies, and the host is Ray Snoddy, the media sector journalist and BBC TV presenter. MarketWire

Levant Power and Battelle Join Forces to Develop Ocean Power Harvesters
Battelle and Levant Power Corporation jointly announced today the two companies plan to develop and commercialize wave energy harvesting technology for ocean systems. Providing consistent, uninterrupted power to sensors, vehicles and communications systems for ocean borne-devices is an industry-wide challenge MarketWire

Rogue Resources Provides Langmuir Drilling Update, Corporate Update
Rogue Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RRS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce preliminary results from recent drilling at its 100% owned Langmuir Nickel Project near Timmins, Ontario. Drilling at the W3 target has intersected ultramafics, the same type of volcanic flow in which the Company's W4 deposit is hosted as well as other nickel deposits and mines in the immediate area. MarketWire

Despite Decade of Decline, Yellow Pages Will Post 2.5% Revenue Increase in 2013
Long thought of as the Baby Boomer search engine, the yellow pages industry has been redefining itself in the digital age, evolving into an online platform performing the same task as it has for over one hundred years: bringing buyers and sellers together. According to Simba Information's latest report, "Yellow Pages Market Forecast 2011," after shrinking 25 MarketWire

Force Fuels Announces an LOI for $1,500,000 Investment Non Dilutive to Shareholders
Force Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: FOFU) announces the signing of a Letter of Intent for Duke Capital Management, LLC to invest $1,500,000 in 15 new oil wells to be drilled in Kansas and Oklahoma. MarketWire

Intermedia Adds HIPAA Compliance Templates to Its Hosted Exchange Email Service
Intermedia, the world's largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, announced today that compliance templates for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) are now available as part of its email encryption service MarketWire

Women's Fitness Franchise Announces Successful First Quarter for 2011
Despite a slow economic turnaround, Lady of America Franchise Corporation, a leader in women's fitness, started 2011 with a robust first quarter. The growth was due in part to increased membership worldwide and the expansion and opening of new fitness clubs in the United States and abroad. MarketWire

Gabriel Resources Ltd Site Visit and Corporate Presentation
Gabriel Resources announces that it is holding asite visit forCanadian and UK based equity analysts to the Rosia Montana project inRomania, on 15 - 17 April. All relevant presentations to be provided onthe site visit will be posted in pdf format on the Company's website,, from 15 April 2011. MarketWire

Tour the Carousel Works on May 6 & 7 -- The World's Largest Manufacturer of Wooden Carousels
In celebration of Carousel Works 25th anniversary, they are opening the doors to the carousel factory for the public to share the magic in support of a great cause. Tours are available on May 6 & 7, 2011, from 10am - 4pm each day, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting children's art education scholarships at the Mansfield Art Center. MarketWire

PharmStar Pharmaceuticals Upgrades to "Current Information" Status on the OTC Markets
PharmStar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PHAR), a U.S. drug developer, manufacturer and marketer of the FDA-approved, Over-the-Counter (OTC) liquid pain reliever Aquaprin™, announced today that the OTC Markets has upgraded the company from "Limited Information Status" to its highest rating of "Current Information" status MarketWire

NioGold and Aurizon Report 1.91 G/T Au Over 58.3 Metres at the Marban Block
NioGold Mining Corporation (TSX-V: NOX) ("NioGold") and Aurizon Mines Ltd. ("Aurizon") are pleased to report on the latest drilling results at the Marban Block property, located in the Malartic gold camp, Abitibi region of Quebec. MarketWire

CIO Executive Council and CIO Magazine Launch Women in IT Workshop Series on Leading With Impact
IDG's CIO Executive Council, a peer advisory community of over 750 global enterprises comprised of more than 1,400 information technology (IT) leaders, in conjunction with sister company CIO magazine, announces a multi-city workshop series, focused on advancing female executives in the male-dominated profession of IT MarketWire

Tech Council of Maryland Applauds Successes of the 2011 Session of the Maryland General Assembly for State's Technology and Biotechnology Industries
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Maryland's largest technology and biotechnology association with nearly 500 members employing more than 250,000 in the region, today applauded Gov. Martin O'Malley and the Maryland General Assembly for perhaps the most tech- and biotech-focused legislative session ever MarketWire

SEI Poll: Investment Managers Optimistic but Remain Focused on Increasing Efficiency
Despite ongoing regulatory challenges and political uncertainty, investment managers are optimistic about their business outlooks. They plan to continue to invest to increase efficiency, reduce risk, and enhance the client experience, according to a poll released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) MarketWire

SmartMetric, Inc. Predicted U.S. Banks Will Be Forced to Adopt Smart Cards
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCBB: SMME) CEO & President C. Hendrick, today welcomed the announcement by one of the largest banks in the United States that it will be introducing chip based credit cards to help its customers overcome growing problems in using non-chip based credit cards in many developed countries, while travelling overseas. MarketWire

Committees of Neste Oil's Board of Directors
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release14 April 2011 at 3.55 pm (EET)Committees of Neste Oil's Board of DirectorsConvening after the Annual General Meeting today, Neste Oil's Board ofDirectorselected the members of its two Committees MarketWire

Savory Holiday Torta From The Burrell Group
Every culture has a special celebratory dish and, if you're Italian, at this time of year it is Easter pie. The pie is savory, not sweet, and is typically a mixture of egg, cheese and meat. Sort of a quiche-meets-pizza, it varies from region to region. In Sicily, pork and macaroni are an integral part of the pie. The Calabria version includes speck, mozzarella, sausage and ricotta MarketWire

Decisions taken by Neste Oil's Annual General Meeting
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release14 April 2011 at 3 MarketWire

Citigroup and Bank of America Down; Alcatel-Lucent Up; UnionTown Energy (UTOG) Signs LOI for New Property
Editor's Note: There are two photos associated with this press release. MarketWire

Titan Energy Worldwide Reports 2010 Year End Financials
Titan Energy Worldwide, Inc. (OTCBB: TEWI), a leader in distributed power generation products and intelligent energy management services, reports fiscal year 2010 financial results. MarketWire

VizStar, Inc. CEO Will Be Highlighted as Featured Guest on MYOB Radio Show
VizStar, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIZS) today announces that CEO Richard Brutti will be featured on the Mind Your Own Business (MYOB) Radio Show with longtime entrepreneur and co-host Jeffrey Davis. MarketWire

Building Turbines, Inc. Announces New Corporate Officers and Advisory Board Members
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW), a developer and manufacturer of rooftop mounted wind turbines for commercial buildings, today announced the appointment of Greg Miller as Chief Business Development Officer, Max Champie as Chief Marketing Officer, Jeffrey Clark as VP of Operations, and Mark Berger as Chief of Engineering. MarketWire

Box Ships Inc. Prices Initial Public Offering of Shares
Box Ships Inc. (NYSE: TEU), a recently formed Marshall Islands corporation, announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share, at $12.00 per share. The offering is expected to close on April 19, 2011 MarketWire

Weiss Ratings Launches Watchdog Service With Free Real-Time Alerts
Real-time alerts on changes in financial strength ratings and investment ratings can now be delivered free from the Weiss Watchdog, a new monitoring service from Weiss Ratings, the nation's leading independent provider of bank, credit union and insurance company financial strength ratings MarketWire

Noble Life Sciences Announces Appointment of Stephen Horrigan, PhD, as Chief Scientific Officer
Noble Life Sciences announced today the appointment of Stephen Horrigan, PhD, as the company's Chief Scientific Officer. MarketWire

Preeminent Design Site Remodelista Joins Forces With Halogen Media Group
Halogen Media Group today announced that, the go-to home design and renovation blog for professionals and enthusiasts, has become an exclusive partner destination in the Halogen food and home channel. MarketWire

MOP to Present Its Technology to Oil Industry Leaders and Government Representatives in Saudi Arabia
MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc MarketWire

Robert H. Lorsch Family Pavilion at California Science Center to Become Gateway to Home of Space Shuttle Endeavour as MMRGlobal Launches Campaign on Importance of Personal Health Records
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF), aleading provider of PersonalHealth Records and electronic document management and imaging systemsfor disaster preparedness, willfeature its health IT products and services, including the Company'sMyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record (PHR), at the Connected HealthConference, April 27-28, 2011 in Chicago MarketWire

JAJAH Facebook Calls Now Available for iPhone
JAJAH (NYSE: TEF), the world's most innovative communications company, today released the JAJAH App for iPhone, which allows anyone to call online Facebook friends anywhere in the world in just one click. MarketWire

144 Consecutive Winners -- Amazing "Stock Alert" Trading Streak Continues
When is the last time that you closed-out 144 straight profitable trades? Very few traders can say they've accomplished that feat, but subscribers to the "Stock Alert" service certainly can. Since May 2009, subscribers have basked in a 23-month winning streak MarketWire The World's Best Getaways for Wine Lovers
We all know the feeling we get when we settle into our favorite couch with a glass of wine. Ever wondered how it's done around the world? Then check out these recommendations from for the best destinations around the world to enjoy a lovely drop. You will get a new found appreciation for sommeliers and make yourself look good at dinner parties MarketWire

Growth Spurs 4medica to Open New Office in Oregon
4medica, provider of the industry's leading cloud software-as-a-service (SaaS) clinical integration platform, announced today that it opened a 1,511 square-foot office in Eugene, Ore. to accommodate a growing workforce and meet hospital and physician demand for its healthcare information technology interoperability services MarketWire

China Food Services Provides More Details on the Importance of Pear River Delta American Wine Import Association
China Food Services, Corp. ( (PINKSHEETS: GDHI) The Company is pleased to announce that recently Frank Yglesias, CEO of China Food Services, reported on the Company's very recent attendance at a key wine business conference held by the Pear River Delta American Wine Import Association (Association) in Guangzhou, China MarketWire

Certified Business Brokers (CBB) Represents Houston Top-Tier Graphic Design Firm, Gateway Design, Inc., in Sale of Business
Gateway Design, Inc., established over 20 years ago, was sold by founder and owner Connie Senter to Chris Norton and Sanjay Parikh of Houston, partners at Norton and Park, Inc. The Company, headquartered in Houston, is a pioneer of the graphics design industry with a Fortune 500 client list MarketWire

It's the World's Most Powerful Infection Control Technology -- and You Can See It at FIME Miami 2011
Medizone International, Inc. (OTCBB: MZEI) (OTCQB: MZEI) announced today that its highly-acclaimed, ozone-based decontamination and infection control technology, AsepticSure™, will be officially launched at one of the world's premier medical expo events -- FIME Miami -- on August 10-12, 2011 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Sets Into Motion an Aggressive Dealership Acquisition Plan for 2011
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) is pioneering a new way to meet the demands of 21st century car buyers. In its latest broad approach, EVCA has set into motion a dealership acquisition program aimed at increasing both corporate presence and overall net value of the corporation in respect to sales and inventory. MarketWire

Signature Devices, Inc. Board of Directors Approves Stock Buyback Plan
Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) is today announcing that its board of directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan in which the company intends to buy back a portion of its outstanding shares from time to time up to .0025 cents per share. MarketWire

Neil Young to Release Live Album, Titled A Treasure, on June 14th, on Reprise Records
Neil Young will release a brand-new album, titled A Treasure, on June 14th, on Reprise Records. It will be available in stores on CD and Blu-ray, as well as on iTunes and through all participating digital retailers MarketWire

Taking Green to the Next Level
WHAT: Week-long Green Week Summit Series hosted by BrightTALK™ "IT environmental practices and energy optimization have an immediate impact on cost-effectiveness and a long-term competitive advantage of sustainability," said Madge Meyer, executive vice president, chief innovation officer and technology fellow at State Street Corporation MarketWire

Graffiti Entertainment Announces Agreement to Publish "Turbo Trainz" for the Nintendo Wii(TM)
Graffiti Entertainment, Inc. (, a video game publisher, and Signature Devices, Inc. ( (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) announced today that they have signed an agreement with N3V Studios to publish their title "Turbo Trainz," a fast paced train racing game for the Nintendo Wii™ MarketWire

Safeway Inc. to Webcast First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET (8:00 a.m. PT) to discuss its first quarter 2011 earnings. MarketWire

Infortrend Addresses Growing Demand for Storage Solutions, Opens Eastern Regional Office
Infortrend® (TPE: 2495), the networked storage expert, today announced that it has opened a branch office in Nashua, New Hampshire. With its North American headquarters housed in the heart of Silicon Valley, Infortrend's new office will enable Infortrend to provide real-time support and increased customer coverage in the Eastern region of the United States MarketWire

O'Melveny and AbilTo Launch Advisory Program for Lawyers Returning From Parental Leave
O'Melveny & Myers LLP, in conjunction with AbilTo, is pleased to announce an innovative initiative aimed at retaining, developing, and supporting new parents at the firm -- Momentum One. AbilTo developed this unique program to help new parents recognize and successfully manage the challenges of transitioning from parental leave back to work MarketWire

Caesarstone Partners With Jeff Lewis
Global quartz surface pioneer Caesarstone announced a partnership today with Jeff Lewis, the star of Bravo's hit docu-series Flipping Out and the recently announced series Interior Therapy. As a real estate mogul having speculated and designed over 100 homes, Lewis has developed some of the most sought after properties in Los Angeles MarketWire

Venmark Gets Widespread Product Publicity for Clients on the Internet, Improves Organic Search Results
Venmark International, a leading product publicity firm since 1977, has contracted with a major internet news distribution service to provide clients with widespread exposure in-print media and on the worldwide web. Their client's product news releases are being published over 140 times each (average) on the internet, generating widespread product publicity and superior organic search results. MarketWire

Opportunity International Encourages Shoppers to "Bank on Mothers" this Mother's Day
Women do two-thirds of the world's work, but earn only 10 percent of the world's income. A staggering 70 percent of those living in extreme poverty are female, as women are often excluded from education and the workplace, from owning property, and from equal participation in politics. For example, women produce half of the world's food, but own just one percent of its farmland. MarketWire

Victory Energy Corporation Announces Participation in New Oil and Gas Prospect
As part of its continuing corporate rebuilding strategy, Victory Energy Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VYEY), through its partnership with Aurora Energy Partners, today announced the acquisition of a working interest in the University 6 #1 oil and gas prospect ("Tunis Creek"). The prospect represents the fourth prospect/well interest acquired by the company in less than 60 days. MarketWire

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Camelot's 'THE GUNDOWN' Gets Roped for Domestic Release
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that ARC Entertainment in partnership with XLrator Media has acquired all domestic rights to the gun-slinging western THE GUNDOWN, starring Peter Coyote ("Law and Order: Los Angeles"), Andrew W. Walker ("Sabrina, the Teenage Witch"), William Shockley ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," "Showgirls"), and Sheree J MarketWire

Surety Capital First Quarter Earnings Reported
Surety Capital Corp. (PINKSHEETS: SRYP) announces its first quarter ended March 31, 2011 financial results. Surety's Chairman of the Board and CEO Ralph Mendoza stated "Surety's net income for the quarter was $13,018.31. This is the first time in many years that Surety has had a net income from its ordinary business operations MarketWire

JayHawk Energy Closes $321,000 Private Placement
JayHawk Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: JYHW) announced today that on April 13, 2011 it closed on a private placement offering in the amount of $321,000. Under the terms of this offering, JayHawk will issue 2,675,000 shares of its common stock at $0.12 per share MarketWire

Get Involved in Earth Day on April 22 With These Simple Tips From Enviro-Log
Considered the birth of the modern environmental movement, the first Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970 and had 20 million American participants. More than 40 years later, over 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day on April 22 each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world. Enviro-Log®, Inc MarketWire

Appian Announces Strong Growth in Q1 2011
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, today announced continued growth through the first quarter of 2011. Q1 2011 was the best quarter in the company's history, with a 202 percent increase in software sales over Q1 2010 MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Announces 'Nano Assault(TM)' for Nintendo 3DS(TM)
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today Nano Assault™ for the Nintendo 3DS™ system is in development for an expected release this fall. Developed by Shin'en, this fast-paced shooter leaps off the screen with stunning 3D graphics that resemble electron microscope imagery MarketWire

Sanswire Invited to Yuma to Conduct Flight Testing and Demonstrations of Argus One Airship
Sanswire Corp. (OTCBB: SNSR), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the Company has been invited by the U.S. Department of Defense ("DoD") to conduct flight testing and demonstrations of its Argus One UAV at the U.S. Army proving ground facility in Yuma, Arizona MarketWire

Florida Car Insurance Company AGIC Offers Coverage for Businesses
Auto accidents were the leading cause of work-related deaths, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. Small businesses must be mindful of their employees driving their vehicles for work purposes. An individual who might use their vehicle more for work than pleasure will want to insure their vehicle differently. MarketWire

Quicksilver Resources Initiates Midstream Operations for Horn River Basin Development
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) announced today that it has begun the initial steps of creating a separate midstream entity to support the company's 130,000 net acre project in the Horn River Basin of northeast British Columbia and positioning the company's Canadian assets for development success. MarketWire

Kauffman Foundation Announces Challenge Grant to Expand PIPELINE Program for High-Growth Entrepreneurs
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation today announced a challenge grant of up to $800,000 to initiate a regional expansion of PIPELINE, the nationally acclaimed entrepreneurial "immersion" program for innovative, high-growth entrepreneurs MarketWire

JobServe Upgrades and
JobServe today announced the upgrade of two of its IT brands, ComputerJobs and ComputerWork. MarketWire

Pacific Shoe Corp. Chooses TAB Bank for $2.5 Million Credit Facility
TAB Bank is pleased to announce it has made available $2.5 million in an AR and inventory line for Pacific Shoe Corp. of Huntington Beach, CA. MarketWire

ElJet Opens It's Streamlined Booking Charter Select Program
ElJet Aviation Services Inc. 500's fastest growing private jet charter company has opened its Charter Select program to the charter consumer. MarketWire

HazTek, Inc. Extends Sage SalesLogix Cloud System With Mobile CRM Capabilities at No Additional Cost
Sage North America today announced Sage SalesLogix Cloud customer HazTek, Inc., a Medford, New Jersey based environmental health and safety consulting firm, has added Sage SalesLogix Mobile to extend CRM functionality for its employees MarketWire

CommerceTel and Magellan Global Health Partner to Bring Mobile Healthcare to $4 Trillion Healthcare Delivery Industry
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that it has partnered with Magellan Global Health, Inc. (Magellan) to innovate applications of mobile technologies in the fields of interactive telemedicine and eHealth (electronic health) for care delivery. MarketWire

Thomson Reuters First-Quarter 2011 Earnings Announcement and Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, April 28, 2011
Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI) (TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today that its first-quarter 2011 earnings will be issued via news release on Thursday, April 28, 2011. MarketWire

ETS, AmEnglish Launch New App for iPhone(R) Devices to Improve English-Language Skills
Educational Testing Service (ETS) and® have signed an agreement to develop and market a new iPhone app, Idioms in English, part of the English Skills Series from ETS, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests. MarketWire

CFN Services Joins Telx Financial Business Exchange
Telx®, a leading interconnection and colocation provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that CFN Services, a leading provider of managed high frequency trading (HFT) enablement services, has joined its Financial Business Exchange (FBX), a facility-based infrastructure platform that provides the capital markets community with unmatched proximity, latency and choice MarketWire

Deliverance From Damage: OtterBox Cases for Tech Devices
Smartphone savvy or eReader elite, users of mobile technology are threatened by device damage every day. Protective case maker OtterBox® delivers options for the latest from Motorola, Dell™, LG, Sony, Barnes & Noble and Nokia so adversity can be avoided. MarketWire

Atossa Genetics Appoints Tim Hunkapiller, Ph.D., to Its Scientific Advisory Board
Atossa Genetics, Inc., a privately-held health care company focused on the development and marketing of novel cellular and molecular diagnostic risk assessment products for breast cancer, announced today that Tim Hunkapiller, Ph.D., Founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer of DiscoveryBiosciences Corporation, has joined Atossa's Scientific Advisory Board. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases Three New Single and Dual 2 A, Slew-Rate-Controlled Load Switches in the Compact TDFN4, SC70-6, and TDFN8 Packages
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today released three new single and dual 2 A load switches designed for 1.1 V to 5.5 V operation. Offering low switch on-resistance at 1 MarketWire

Exalead and Basis Technology Partnership Extends Capabilities of Exalead Information Access Platform to Asian and Middle Eastern Languages
Exalead, a subsidiary of Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065) (PARIS: DSY), and Basis Technology today announced a partnership that integrates Basis Technology's Rosette® linguistics platform into the newly released Exalead CloudView EL (Extended Language) MarketWire

Aerodyne Announces New and Improved Nitrile Sleeves for the Vacu-Valve(R) Platypus and Armadillo Trickle Valves
Aerodyne®, a division of Abanaki Corporation, announces its new and improved Nitrile sleeves for the Vacu-Valve® Platypus and Armadillo, two of the lowest-cost, lowest-maintenance dust collector valves available. The replaceable white Nitrile duck bill sleeves are chemical and caustic resistant as well as abrasive resistant MarketWire

Celebrate Cinco With Aaron Sanchez in Your Home
Tacos, burritos, enchiladas -- thanks to the burgeoning Hispanic population and the popularity of Mexican fast-food joints -- they've blanketed the United States. As many Mexican cuisine aficionados lament, however, ubiquity does not always translate to auténtico. Fear not another Cinco de Mayo celebration with substandard chips and taquitos MarketWire

California Water Service Group Schedules First Quarter 2011 Earnings Results Announcement and Teleconference
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) today announced that its first quarter earnings results will be released after market-close on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, and its teleconference will be held at 11 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 5, 2011. MarketWire

Flex Fuels Energy, Inc., COAG Proof of Concept Success
Flex Fuels Energy, Inc. ("Flex" or the "Company") (OTCBB: FXFL) announces a development milestone at its 63% owned subsidiary, BioAMD Holdings Limited ("Bio-AMD"). MarketWire

PivX Solutions DBA 3ME, Inc. Continues Its Ongoing Business Structuring
PivX Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PIVX) - On April 12, 2011, Christopher Wilson resigned from the Board of Directors of PivX Solutions, Inc. (the "Company"). His resignation coincides with the Company's on-going business structuring. PivX has begun transitioning to new strategies for the Company MarketWire

CMG Holdings, Inc. Negotiates Successful Book Publishing With Rodale Press for Its Agency Client John Whyte, M.D., Chief Medical Expert for Discovery Communications
CMG Holdings, Inc. (CMG) (OTCQB: CMGO) (OTCBB: CMGO), a full service marketing communications company operating in the sectors of commercial rights, event management and talent management, is pleased to announce that New York-based Rodale Press, ( (, has agreed to publish "Is This Normal" authored by John Whyte, M.D MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Hosts Webinar: Major Focus Points for Defense Spending in 2012
WHEN: Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 1 p.m. EDTLOCATION: Online, with free registrationSPEAKER: Brad Curran, Industry Analyst for Frost & Sullivan's Aerospace & Defense group Frost & Sullivan The 2012 U.S. defense budget focus is on medical, logistics, unmanned vehicles, missile defense and C4ISR technologies and services MarketWire

Auri, Inc. Announces Completion of Company Name and Symbol Change
Auri, Inc. (OTCBB: AURI), formerly Wellstone Filter Sciences, Inc. (WFSN), announced today that FINRA has approved its corporate name change to Auri, Inc. as well as a symbol change to AURI effective immediately. As previously announced, Auri recently went public through a reverse merger with Wellstone Filter Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: WFSN) MarketWire

MFRI Announces Results for 2010 and Expects Growth in 2011
MFRI, Inc. (NASDAQ: MFRI) announced today salesand earnings for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2011 ("2010"). TheCompany's net sales in 2010 were $218.6 million, 5.1% less than $230.4million for the prior year; net income in 2010 was $4.5 million or $0.66per diluted share, compared to $4.7 million or 0.68 per diluted share, inthe prior year. MarketWire

GreenHouse Partners With Seychelle to Supply Clean Drinking Water to the Department of Defense
GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GRHU) ("GreenHouse"), a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions and sustainable facilities products, today announced a partnership with Seychelle Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: SYEV), a worldwide leader in the development, assembly and sale of proprietary portable water filtration products MarketWire

Infrax Systems (IFXY) Completes Purchase of Controlling Interest in RFID Pioneer, Lockwood Technology
INFRAX SYSTEMS, Inc. (OTCBB: IFXY), a global provider of unified Smart Grid-related products and services for the Energy and Utility industries, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of controlling interest in Lockwood Technology Corporation, a leading RFID software and hardware solutions provider, from Daedalus Capital, LLC. MarketWire

New Mobile Video Sharing App Offers Best-of-Breed Service That Reinvents the Possibilities for Personal Video
SpotMixer (, parent company of One True Media, the leading online consumer video creation service, announced today it has launched vlix, an innovative mobile application that will change the way consumers use and share mobile video MarketWire

Oracle(R) SQL Developer 3.0 Enables Improved Database Developer Productivity
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

3i Infotech Certified as "Democratic Workplace" by WorldBlu
3i Infotech, a global information technology company, is one of only two companies from India and 52 worldwide (including USA, UK and India) to be recognized in the WorldBlu List of Most Democratic Workplaces™ 2011, a global certification given by WorldBlu, a company specializing in organizational democracy MarketWire

Media Alert: ServiceMesh to Moderate Panel at Vantage Data Centers' Smart Data Center Revolution
What: Mark Thiele, vice president of Data Center Strategy at ServiceMesh, will be moderating a panel on "Data Center Innovation" at Vantage Data Centers' Smart Data Center Revolution on Earth Day, April 22, 2011 in Santa Clara, California MarketWire

Acer's Newest 3D Displays Deliver Eye-Popping Stereoscopic Entertainment and Learning; 27-Inch Display Is the First to Feature Both NVIDIA(R) 3D Vision and HDMI(R) 3D for Connecting to PCs and CE Devices
Acer America Corp., the number one provider of 3D displays worldwide,(1) today debuts its new Acer® 3D Series Displays for customers in North America. The new 27-inch (HN274H) and 23.6-inch (HS244HQ) widescreen 3D LCD displays are the ultimate visual medium for enjoying the vivid realism and depth of three dimensional entertainment and learning. MarketWire

Oracle Is #1 in the Application Server Market Segment for 2010
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Salem Communications Schedules Stockholder Meeting
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that it has scheduled its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, June 16, 2011, at 9:30 a.m MarketWire

Westin Copley Place Completes $18 Million Renovation Project
Michael Jorgensen, General Manager of the Westin Copley Place, announced today that the hotel has completed its $18 million renovation project that began on November 1, 2010, which included a complete redesign of the luxury hotel's corridors and all 803 guestrooms. This project marks the hotel's fourth major renovation since its establishment in 1983. MarketWire

LCS(TM) Financial Names New Senior Vice President of National Sales
LCS™ Financial Services Corporation (LCS Financial), a leading nationwide provider of receivables management for mortgage, student loan and auto lenders, announced today that Jordan Stastny has joined the company as Senior Vice President of National Sales. In this role, Mr. Stastny will develop and execute sales strategies to grow all lines of business within the company. MarketWire

Megatrends for the Environmental Industry: A 360 Degree Perspective of Key Issues by 2020
WHEN:Wednesday, Apr. 20, 2011 at 1 p.m MarketWire

Helm Bank Selects Oracle
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Golden Frog's VyprVPN Encryption Service Launches Its Global Service Provider Program
Golden Frog, a global security software developer and applications provider, announces the offering of VyprVPN through its Global Service Provider Program. VyprVPN is a fast, reliable Virtual Private Network (VPN) service that uses PPTP, L2TP/IPsec, and OpenVPN protocols and NAT Firewall to deliver a secure, private Internet experience without sacrificing speed MarketWire

AltiGen to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2011 Financial Results on April 20, 2011
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATGN) (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, will announce its second quarter fiscal 2011 financial results after the close of regular market trading on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the results at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. ET). MarketWire

Juniper Networks Names Nawaf Bitar Senior Vice President and General Manager, Emerging Technologies
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced the appointment of Nawaf Bitar as senior vice president and general manager, Emerging Technologies. Bitar joins Juniper Networks from Cisco, where he served as vice president of engineering and operations for its security technology business unit. MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. Announced Availability of Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2010
Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. ("TEN") (NYSE: TNP) announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2010 has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and can be accessed on the Company's website. MarketWire

Active Biotech's nomination committee proposes election of an additional new board member
As previously announced, Active Biotech'snomination committee has proposed that the annual general meeting on 5 May2011 re-elect Mats Arnhög, Klas Kärre, Magnhild Sandberg-Wollheimand Peter Sjöstrand as board members and that Peter Hofvenstam andPeter Thelin be elected new members of the board. MarketWire

Blue Coat Names Industry Veteran Marc Andrews as Vice President of EMEA Sales
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced that it has named Marc Andrews vice president of EMEA sales MarketWire

PENSRUS to Celebrate National Hospital Week & National Nurses Week With the AntiBac Pen
PENSRUS, a leading distributor of high quality promotional products, personalized pens and pencils, and specialty advertising items, is holding a sale on Senator's unique AntiBac pen to celebrate National Hospital Week and National Nurses Week. MarketWire

Harvey Westbury Announces Advertisement in USA Today Special Edition
Harvey Westbury Corp. (PINKSHEETS: HVYW) announced today that the company has secured a full-page advertisement in the USA Today Special Edition "INDY AT 100" in support of its Garry's Royal Satin® marine and automotive care product lines. MarketWire

Xpert Financial Releases Standardized Private Company Investment Due Diligence Document, the X-1
Xpert Financial, Inc. today announced simplified and streamlined investment due diligence documents for private companies seeking to raise capital from private market investors. Less complex than the S-1 document filed by companies raising public capital, the X-1 provides companies and investors with a common format to communicate and understand business performance, risks and liabilities. MarketWire

WABCO and Team Allgauer Continue Successful Partnership in European Truck Racing Championship
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that the company will continue its successful long-term partnership with Truck Race Team Allgauer in the European Truck Racing Championship, the industry's leading and most competitive truck racing contest worldwide MarketWire

Tiger Blood Stocks Reports on OTC Tip Reporter's Coverage of Allied Security Innovations (ADSV)
TigerBloodStocks Report: This morning's focus is on OTC Tip Reporter's Coverage of Allied Security Innovations (ADSV). MarketWire

Best-Selling Author Gary Vaynerchuk to Keynote Digital Summit 2011
New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling author, Gary Vaynerchuk, joins the speaker line up as keynote at Digital Summit 2011 taking place in Atlanta, May 16th - 17th. MarketWire

Nuxeo Releases Google Search Appliance Plugin
Nuxeo, the Open Source Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platform company, announced today the availability of the Nuxeo GSA Connector, a new package in the Nuxeo Marketplace that enables Google Search Appliance (GSA) to index and search Nuxeo Document Management (DM) content MarketWire

ForeScout CounterACT Wins Bench Tested Product of the Year at Network Computing Awards 2011
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that ForeScout CounterACT, the company's flagship Network Access Control (NAC) appliance, was awarded "Bench Tested Product of the Year" by Network Computing. MarketWire

MacroSolve's Illume Mobile Division Signs Three More Contracts; Growing Recurring Revenues From Mobile Apps
MacroSolve, Inc. (OTCQB: MCVE) (PINKSHEETS: MCVE), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions, today announced its Illume Mobile division has signed contracts to design, build and launch three new mobile business apps with three customers. MarketWire

Madison Ave. Media, Inc. Announces Major Management Changes and Product Additions
Madison Ave. Media, Inc. (OTCBB: KHZM) set new standards in the Digital Media Industry today through the appointment of two highly respected leaders to reshape, enhance and guide the company's digital products, services and operations MarketWire

U.S. Mid-Atlantic to Wrap Up $4 Billion in Industrial Projects in Second Quarter, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Approximately $4 billion in industrial projects are planned to wrap up during the second quarter of this year in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic market region, which consists of Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. The Power Industry accounts for more than $2.3 billion of the completed projects. MarketWire

BASF Selects Wave in $3.5 Million Agreement to Protect Sensitive Data on Corporate Laptops
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) announced a $3.5 million agreement with BASF SE to provide the leading chemical company with Wave's EMBASSY® client, server software and maintenance services for its new global fleet of personal computers. MarketWire

Cubic Awarded Prime Seat on U.S. Army OPTARSS II ID/IQ Contract
The Mission Support Services segment of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), is one of 13 large businesses to receive a substantial indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the U.S. Army to support the OPTARSS II (Operations, Planning, Training and Resource Support Services) program. Managed by the U.S MarketWire

Advanced ID Corporation Announces Global Partnership Agreement and Expanded Management Team
Advanced ID Corporation (PINK SHEETS: AIDO) a leading developer of RFID solutions for supply chain applications, fleet operations, animal tracking and tire management announces that the company has signed an exclusive global partnership agreement with the company's distributor in South America, Americas Technologies Solutions Corporation (ATS) MarketWire

Rent an Entire Country on Airbnb
Airbnb, the leading community marketplace that lets anyone list, discover, and book unique spaces from people all around the world, today announces that it has expanded its breadth of spaces available for rental to include 10 European Villages and the Principality of Liechtenstein through a unique partnership with Rent a Village by Xnet. MarketWire

Lyfe Communications to Participate in Future of Broadband Conference
Lyfe Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: LYFE), a technology leader in the development of next generation media services integrating TV, high-speed Internet and enhanced voice services, today announced that their CEO, Greg Smith, will participate in a panel called "IPTV Promises, Reality and Truth" at the upcoming Broadband Properties Summit in Dallas, Texas. MarketWire

Trulia's Home Offer Report Reveals Where Homebuyers Can Find Deep Discounts This Spring
Trulia, a top resource for homebuyers, sellers and renters, today launched the Home Offer Report to give buyers and sellers the upper hand -- whether they are making an offer or putting their home on the market MarketWire

myShopanion, the Most Comprehensive Mobile Shopping Companion, Announces Key Search Improvements and New Social Shopping Features
Leading free iPhone shopping application, myShopanion (, launched its latest version amidst consumer demand for a highly comprehensive shopping app. myShopanion goes beyond the average shopping tool by providing users with the ability to have friends and family on hand for instant shopping advice, using an intuitive integration with Facebook, Twitter, and email MarketWire

Treaty Energy Appoints Non-Executive Director
Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TECO), a growth-oriented energy company in the oil and gas industry, announced today that Bruce Gwyn, founder and managing member of LEVEL III TRADING, LLC, has been appointed to the Company's Board as a Non-Executive Director for a three year term, effective April 15, 2011. MarketWire

U.S. Biomass Power Sector Faces Challenges, Competition, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $3 billion in biomass power generation projects in the United States are scheduled to begin construction in 2011. The U.S. eastern seaboard, from Florida to New Hampshire, has plans to begin an estimated $2.06 billion in biomass-fired power generation projects this year. MarketWire

Florida Homestead Law Group Encourages Clients to Take Advantage of Florida's Mediation Program
Florida Homestead Law Group continues to help save struggling homeowners from foreclosure by enforcing Florida's Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation (RMFM) Program. MarketWire

Riptide Selected to Develop the US Army's Urban Operations Training Systems
Riptide Software, Inc. announced today that it has been selected by The U.S. Army Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) along with prime Lockheed Martin, Global Training & Logistics division to develop the US Army's Urban Operations Training Systems MarketWire

Alpine Air Announces 10-Q Shareholder Income
Alpine Air Express, Inc. (OTCBB: APNX), announced today that its operating subsidiary, Alpine Aviation, Inc. posted its 10-Q for the quarter ending January 31, 2011. Net income available to common shareholders was $496,553, a 36% increase from the same period in 2010. MarketWire

Ericsson: ICT a catalyst for more sustainable development

Taiwan Holds 2011 Taiwan Automotive International Forum & Exhibition
In order to build up links to the international electric vehicle industry, Taiwan Automotive Research Consortium (TARC) holds the 2-day "2011 Taiwan Automotive International Forum & Exhibition (2011 TAIFE)" in Taipei starting April 14 in cooperation with Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and the "Taiwan International Electric Vehicle Show." MarketWire

Globe Telecom Chooses JAJAH to Provide Global Calling Solutions
JAJAH and Globe Telecom, one of Asia's leading telecommunications operators, today announced a partnership to deliver retail VOIP services to Filipinos abroad. MarketWire

JAJAH, Telefonica to Bring Voice Services to Microsoft Lync Online
JAJAH, the world's most innovative communications company, today announced they will add voice calling to Microsoft Lync Online, Microsoft's cloud-based next-generation communications and collaboration service when the product launches later this year. MarketWire

1 in 5 Smartphones Will Have NFC by 2014, Spurred by Recent Breakthroughs: New Juniper Research Report
New market forecasts from Juniper Research show rapid adoption of NFC services over the next 3 years, with at least 1 in 5 smartphones worldwide having NFC contactless functionality. Worldwide, Juniper forecasts almost 300 million NFC capable smartphones by 2014 MarketWire

Not Invited? Five Ways to Escape the Royal Wedding
Open any paper or magazine or switch on the television and you can bet that it won't be too long before someone mentions the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate on 29 April MarketWire

Jimdo, Germany's Leading B2C Website Builder, Expands Internationally With 11 Languages and 20 Currencies Using Zuora
Summary Zuora, the subscription billing and commerce leader with its expansive international growth, today announced that Jimdo, the Hamburg, Germany-based website builder, has standardized on Zuora's Subscription Commerce Platform to expand into 11 new markets from Japan to Europe to the United States and South America MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor and Arrow Electronics Sign Distribution Agreement for EMEA
Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ: LSCC) and Arrow Electronics EMEA today announced they have signed a distribution agreement for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon, Lattice is a supplier of innovative low power, low cost FPGA, PLD and programmable power management design solutions MarketWire

Global PayTV Subscribers Increase 6% in 2010 Over 2009, Says In-Stat
As a result of the global economy over the last few years payTV subscriber numbers had been negatively impacted. However, things seem to be improving as the total number of payTV subscribers by year-end 2010 were greater than year-end 2009 by a little over 6%, says In-Stat ( MarketWire

Foreclosure Activity Decreases 15 Percent in Q1 2011 According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Market Report
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™ for the first quarter of 2011, which shows foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- were reported on 681,153 U.S MarketWire

El Paso Tennessee Pipeline Co. Announces Final Results of Tender Offers for Its 9% Debentures Due 2012 and 7 1/4% Debentures Due 2025
El Paso Tennessee Pipeline Co. (the "Company") announced today the final results of its previously announced cash tender offers for any and all of its 9% Debentures due 2012 (CUSIP No. 880370BM2) (the "9% Debentures") and 7 1/4% Debentures due 2025 (CUSIP No MarketWire

Global Spending on Medical Imaging Equipment Exceeded $21 Billion in 2010 cites in its newly published "Medical Imaging Markets" report that global spending on medical imaging equipment exceeded $21 billion in 2010. For more information, visit: MarketWire

ArcticZymes has been awarded a research grant of MNOK 7.2
Biotec Pharmacon subsidiary, ArcticZymes AS, has today received a grant of MNOK 7.2 from the Research Council of Norway for a project with the title "Development of new marine enzymes for research and diagnostics". The total project budget is 14.4 MNOK over 3 years. GlobeNewswire

ProLogis European Properties responds to recent announcements

 Oslo, Norway, 14 April 2011 GlobeNewswire

Navamedic ASA has today on 14 April 2011 held its Annual General Meeting. Enclosed please find the minutes from the Annual General Meeting.All resolutions were approved in compliance with the Agenda, except for item 10 which was resolved in accordance with the revised proposal presented by the board in the meeting.This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc GlobeNewswire

Election to governing bodies in Norske Skog
Members of the board of directors and corporate assembly were elected today. The corporate assembly of Norske Skog has 18 members, six of whom are elected by and from among the employees. The board of directors has nine members, three of whom are elected by and from among the employees. It is the general meeting that elects members to the corporate assembly and election committee GlobeNewswire

DNO International ASA - Buy-back of bonds
Following settlement on 11 April 2011 of the new bond issue (ISIN NO 001060618.9 & NO 001060619.7) which was announced 31 March 2011, the company has bought-back the following outstanding bonds:DNO05 (ISIN NO 0010270523) USD 67,700,000 - remaining outstanding USD 17,300,000.DNO06 (ISIN NO 0010283724) NOK 178,500,000 - remaining outstanding NOK 107,500,000 GlobeNewswire

Restatement of financial effects following minor business alignments
During the first quarter of 2011, some of the large corporate and institutions related activities in the Baltic countries were moved from the Merchant Banking division to the Baltic division GlobeNewswire

Committees of Neste Oil's Board of Directors
Neste Oil Corporation     Stock Exchange Release 14 April 2011 at 3.55 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Decisions of the Sampo plc Annual General Meeting
SAMPO PLC        STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE   14 April 2011 at 4.20 pm GlobeNewswire

Decisions taken by Neste Oil's Annual General Meeting
Neste Oil Corporation Stock Exchange Release   14 April 2011 at 3.45 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Annual General Meeting in Norske Skog
Norske Skog's annual general meeting was held today, 14 April 2011. GlobeNewswire

Elcoteq's Annual Report and Corporate Responsibility Report 2010 published
Elcoteq SE GlobeNewswire

Update of the Nomination Committee's proposals
Stavanger, 14 April 2011: Reference is made to the calling notice for the Annual General Meeting for Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) dated 7 April 2011, and the announcement published 12 April 2011 regarding changes in the Nomination Committee's proposals for members to the Board. GlobeNewswire

Invitation - SEB's first quarter 2011 results
On Tuesday, 3 May, at 07:30 (Swedish time) SEB's first quarter 2011 results will be announced. In addition presentations and the Fact Book will be available on conjunction with the events below. GlobeNewswire

Nordea's first quarter report 2011 will be presented on Thursday 28 April 2011
The press release will be published approximately 6.45 CET. GlobeNewswire

The 59th UITP World Congress and Exhibition: The bet paid off! Beyond expectations

Minutes from Annual General Meeting in HMS
HMS Networks AB (publ) held its Annual General Meeting on April 14, 2011. The Meeting resolved in favour of all proposed matters in accordance with the proposals of the Board of Directors. The main contents of the most important resolutions are described below. GlobeNewswire

Win a trip to any 7 cities with HostelBookers
HostelBookers, the budget accommodation specialist, is celebrating its 7th birthday by giving customers the opportunity to win a trip for two to 7 cities of their choice plus £1,000 each to cover travel expenses. GlobeNewswire

Annual General Meeting 2011
The Ordinary Annual General Meeting of Orkla ASA was held on Thursday, 14 April 2011 in Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Active Biotech's nomination committee proposes election of an additional new board member
As previously announced, Active Biotech's nomination committee has proposed that the annual general meeting on 5 May 2011 re-elect Mats Arnhög, Klas Kärre, Magnhild Sandberg-Wollheim and Peter Sjöstrand as board members and that Peter Hofvenstam and Peter Thelin be elected new members of the board. GlobeNewswire

ICT a catalyst for more sustainable development
·       Ericsson releases annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility report GlobeNewswire

Alma Media to increase the efficiency of its printing and distribution operations
Alma Media Corporation Stock exchange release April 14, 2011 at 11:05am (EEST)  GlobeNewswire

Satakunnan Kansa and will undergo renewal: printed paper gets tabloid format in January 2012
Alma Media Corporation Press release April 14, 2011 at 11:00am EEST GlobeNewswire

Petrogrand AB has through its Russian subsidiary Petrogrand Invest LLC, free of charge been granted the rights to, during a 5 year period, perform geological surveys on the license area Muromskij-2, in the Tomsk-region. Petrogrand will, after test drillings and when the oil reserve is confirmed, apply for a 20 year exploration and oil production license. GlobeNewswire

STB- Ex Dividend NOK 1,10 today
The shares in Storebrand ASA will be traded ex dividend NOK 1.10 as from today, 14.04.2011. GlobeNewswire

NONG - Finanstilsynet gives permission to establish the foundation "Sparebankstiftelsen SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge"
Finanstilsynet has granted permission to establish the foundation "Sparebankstiftelsen SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge." The foundation is established through a partly conversion (NOK 999,973) of the primary capital of SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge and the issuance of 32,226 new equity certificates that are to be transferred free of compensation to the foundation GlobeNewswire

Successful placement of bonds
Sandvika, April 14, 2011: Reference is made to Renewable Energy Corporation ASA's (REC) announcement on April 12, 2011 regarding the intention to issue new senior unsecured bonds in the Norwegian market. REC has successfully placed two new bond issues of NOK 500 million and NOK 700 million with 5 and 7 year tenors respectively. Settlement date is expected to be May 3, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Audited circulation of Kauppalehti in 2010
Alma Media Corporation   Press release   April 14, 2011 at 10.00 (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports first quarter results published on April 28, 2011

Pöyry expands its energy business in Sweden by acquiring parts of engineering and consulting business from Vattenfall
PÖYRY PLC        Company Announcement   April 14, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Notice of ordinary general meeting
Correction: Please find attached the English version of the Notice of ordinary general meeting. GlobeNewswire

Nutreco starts research partnership in China
Nutreco starts a research partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture Feed Industry Centre (MAFIC) of China. The MAFIC institute is part of the China Agricultural University in Beijing, which is China's leading university on animal nutrition GlobeNewswire

Kesko's sales increased in March by 4.9%

Ticketscript and Whos-in collaborate in the Belgium market.
London, 14 April 2011 - Ticketscript, European leader in mobile ticketing and online self-service solutions and Whos-in, a specialist in badging, visitor registration and access controls, have announced that they have formed a partnership to serve the Belgian events market. GlobeNewswire

THIN - Notice of Annual General Meeting 10 May 2011
The Annual General Meeting of Thin Film Electronics ASA will be held Tuesday 10 May at 09.00 (CET), at Vika Atrium Conference Centre, Munkedamsveien 45, Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Agreement on sale of Elkem to Bluestar completed
Orkla ASA entered on 10 January 2011 into a binding agreement for the sale of Elkem to China National Bluestar Group Co., Ltd (Bluestar). The transaction has been completed today, 14 April, in accordance with the conditions described in the notification to the stock exchange 11 January 2011. GlobeNewswire

HMS Networks AB: Interim report January-March 2011
12 Months GlobeNewswire

Outokumpu supplies stainless steel to the new Myllysilta bridge in Turku
PRESS RELEASE14 April 2011 at 10.00 am EET GlobeNewswire

HEAD NV Announces the Filing of its Dutch Financial Report for the Year ended 31st December 2010 and the Details of the 2011 AGM
Head N.V. /HEAD NV Announces the Filing of its Dutch Financial Report for the Year ended 31st December 2010 and the Details of the 2011 AGM . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

USG People publishes 2010 annual report
Almere, 14 April 2011 - The 2010 annual report of USG People N.V. is available as of today.   GlobeNewswire

Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. - Subordinated Liabilities Order
Dublin, Ireland - Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") [NYSE:AIB] GlobeNewswire

Enterprise Court rejects request for an inquiry in respect of ASM International
ALMERE, The Netherlands - April 14, 2011 - ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMI and Euronext Exchange in Amsterdam: ASM) announces that the Enterprise Court in Amsterdam today issued a ruling rejecting the request of Hermes, Fursa and certain other shareholders that an inquiry be held into the affairs of ASMI. GlobeNewswire

Nokia to publish first quarter 2011 results on April 21, 2011
Espoo, Finland - Nokia will publish its first quarter 2011 results on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at approximately 1 pm Finnish time (CET+1). The press release will be available on the Nokia website immediately after publication. GlobeNewswire

David Morgan, Founder of is a Keynote Speaker at Chicago Resource Expo on April 15th and April 16th
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 13, 2011 - David Morgan, founder of will be a Keynote speaker at the Chicago Resource Expo, one of the oldest natural resource conferences in the United States, dating back to 1977 GlobeNewswire

CIBT Education (TSX: MBA) (NYSE AMEX: MBA) Expands Partnership with Yunnan Open University of China - Video Summary Available
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 13, 2011 - CIBT Education Group Inc. (TSX:MBA)(NYSE AMEX:MBA) has signed an expansion agreement with Yunnan Open University, formerly known as Yunnan Radio Television University, to increase the scope of the initial agreement to include the implementation of CIBT's Global Learning Center platform into the joint program. GlobeNewswire

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