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Asia's Largest Houseware Fair Opens Alongside Textile Show
Asia's largest houseware show and a concurrent home textile fair are underway at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), with 2,300 exhibitors from all over the world showcasing the latest products and services ACN Newswire

Content Generation Paves the Way for More Impactful Media Relations
The media and communications industry has embraced social media, and PR practitioners in many organisations are similarly jumping on the bandwagon, creating Facebook profiles and Twitter handles for their companies. Nonetheless, in a playing field that is getting more cluttered, communicators need to adopt new ways of differentiating themselves and making themselves seen and heard ACN Newswire

Western Power Distribution Selects Hitachi for Smart Grid Initiative
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Boise Inc. Named Green Seal Mail Partner for Dedication to the Environmental Improvement of Mail
Washington, D.C.-based Green Seal™, the premier non-profit environmental certification organization, is pleased to announce that Boise Inc. has been recognized as the first Green Seal Mail Partner. MarketWire

Graffiti Entertainment's Reader Rabbit Preschool and Kindergarten for Nintendo Wii(TM) Reaches Gold Status
Graffiti Entertainment, Inc. and Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) -- today announced that "Reader Rabbit Preshool and Kindergarten for Nintendo Wii™," has gone gold. The remaining two titles, Reader Rabbit 1st Grade and Reader Rabbit 2nd Grade for the Wii™, are awaiting approval from Nintendo Japan and should be approved shortly MarketWire First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Call Invitation® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS® postage online and shipping software to approximately 400,000 customers, today announced an invitation to join the First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call. The call will take place Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 5:00 pm ET and will be webcast from our Investor Relations Web site at MarketWire

Continental Materials Corporation Reports Audited 2010 Results
Continental Materials Corporation (NYSE Amex: CUO) today reported a net loss from continuing operations of $284,000, eighteen cents per diluted share for the 2010 fiscal year on sales of $114,284,000. For the 2009 fiscal year the company reported a net loss from continuing operations of $802,000, fifty cents per diluted share on sales of $113,461,000. MarketWire

Trade Show PR: New Ways to Increase Your Media Coverage, Visibility and Buzz at Conferences and Trade Shows

Lindsay Lohan Agrees to Two-Picture Deal With Fiore Films for Acting Roles in "Gotti: Three Generations" and "Mob Street"
Fiore Films, an independent production company, today announced it has agreed to a two-picture deal with Lindsay Lohan. Lohan has agreed to play the acting role of Kim Gotti, wife of John Gotti, Jr., in Fiore Films' production of "Gotti: Three Generations." Lohan has also agreed to act in Fiore Films' upcoming production of "Mob Street," based on a screenplay written by Chazz Palminteri. MarketWire

Brentwood School Debate Team Takes National Championship
On Saturday, April 16th, the Middle Division Debate team from Brentwood School of Los Angeles captured the National Championship at Claremont McKenna College. Hundreds of schools from all over the nation worked diligently all year just to qualify for this tournament. Brentwood School qualified two wonderful teams MarketWire

Pacific Rim Mining Financing Increased
Pacific Rim Mining Corp. (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) ("Pacific Rim" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its non-brokered private placement financing, announced on April 7, 2011, has been over-subscribed and will therefore be increased from 16.7 million Units to an aggregate of up to 17.6 million Units. All other terms of the financing remain unchanged. Units are priced at CDN $0 MarketWire

Pepper Rock Resources Appoints Certified Professional Geologist to Board
Pepper Rock Resources Corp. (OTCQB: PEPR) (PINKSHEETS: PEPR) ("Pepper Rock" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard Redfern to the Company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Nexsan to Showcase Latest Generation of Storage Harmonized With Virtual Infrastructure at 2011 VMware User Group Seminars
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, today announced that it will participate in a series of VMware User Group (VMUG) seminars throughout 2011 MarketWire

Say "I Do" in a Picture-Perfect Paradise
Say "I do" surrounded by boundless natural beauty at St. Lucia's Calabash Cove Resort & Spa, a beachfront boutique hideaway that specializes in creating customized, stress-free wedding experiences that you and your guests will cherish forever. MarketWire

NCPDP and HL7 Announce New Chair and Chair Elect of the SCO, an Industry-Wide Collaborative Focused on Healthcare Standardization and Interoperability
The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) and Health Level Seven International (HL7), co-founders of the Standards Development Organization Charter Organization (SCO), an historic collaboration among U.S MarketWire

Vicor Introduces High Power, Wide Input Brick Bus Converter
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today announced its IB050Q096T70N1-00 -- a high power, wide input range VI BRICK™ Bus Converter. Available as a drop-in upgrade for industry standard 5:1 converters, this new quarter brick operates from a 36V to 60V input voltage range at power levels of up to 750W, with 2,250Vdc isolation from input to output, while achieving over 98% peak efficiency. MarketWire

GH Armor Systems(R) Awarded Two State Police Contracts
GH Armor Systems®, a brand of Pacific Safety Products Inc. (TSX VENTURE: PSP) and a leading manufacturer of advanced armor solutions, announced today that it has been awarded two state police contracts for the supply of NIJ Standard-0101.06 certified HeliX II body armor MarketWire

Tom Lindner Leaving as Vice President of News at KARE 11
Tom Lindner is leaving after 19 years of leading the newsroom, the last 15 years as Vice President of News. The announcement was made today at a newsroom gathering of KARE 11 station employees. MarketWire

Anomalous Networks Announces New SmartPhone Cost Management Solution for SMBs
Anomalous Networks, Inc., the pioneers behind Real-Time Telecom Expense Management™ (R-TEM) solutions, today announced the launch of its new real-time self-serve portal which brings mobile expense management solutions to small and large businesses alike MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Earnings
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB) MarketWire

Koss Third Quarter Income More Than Doubles as Sales Slip 3%
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the U.S.based high-fidelity stereophone company, has reported its results for thethird quarter ending March 31, 2011. Sales for the third quarter were$8,419,663 compared to $8,654,630 for the same three month period one yearago, a 3% decrease. Net income increased to $640,962, compared to $293,167for the third quarter last year MarketWire

Southridge Closes Second Tranche of $5,000,000 Financing
Southridge Enterprises Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRGE) ("Southridge" or the "Company") is pleased to announce today that Southridge Minerals, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary has closed a second tranche of its previously announced financing ("Debenture Financing") with Quixstone Investments, Inc. ("QII") for gross proceeds of $2,287,500 MarketWire

American Community Development, Inc., Announces a Change of Business Direction to Oil and Gas Exploration and Development and Production
American Community Development, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: ACDP) ("the Company") announces a change of business direction to oil and gas exploration, development, and production. MarketWire

Empire National Bank Announces 282% Increase in First Quarter 2011 Earnings
Empire National Bank (OTCQB: EMPK) today announced its operating results for the first quarter of 2011. Highlights for the quarter include: MarketWire

The National Association of Local Advertisers Now Protected With MedeFile
MedeFile International, Inc MarketWire

Farmland Prices Show Strength in Nebraska Auction
Farmland prices continued to show strength Monday as Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company auctioned approximately 850 acres for $5.97 million in Sarpy County, near Omaha. MarketWire

New Cloud-Based Sourcing Platform Exits Beta Making Easy Service Provider Selection for Buyers Focused on Latin America-Caribbean Nearshore and Philippines
Zagada today announces that its Zagada Exchange ( platform is out of beta and ready for seamless Buyer-Provider contracting MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Closes Acquisition of Ra Resources; Prepares to Advance Exploratory Drilling Program
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: GPXM) is pleased to announce that on April 14, 2011, the Company closed the definitive Acquisition Agreement dated October 6, 2010, with Ra Resources Ltd. to acquire a 100% interest in four gold and base metal properties within the Shining Tree mining district of northeastern Ontario. MarketWire

Daulton Capital Announces Partnership in Paupua New Guinea
Daulton Capital Corp. (OTCBB: DUCP), a natural resource finance company specializing in precious & base metal developments is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with James Das, President of South Pacific Connection Ltd which is headquartered in Paupua New Guinea MarketWire

American Health, Leader in Medical Management Solutions, Launches Integrated Behavioral Health Product
American Health Holding, Inc., a multi-URAC accredited medical management service provider, today announced the launch of Integrated Behavioral Health, a parity-compliant product designed to provide a first stop for all members with mental health and substance abuse (MH/SA) conditions and guide them to the most appropriate mode of care. MarketWire

Odds On Records Eagerly Seeks to Sign Established Artists Looking for a Fresh Start
Fresh off recent Billboard chart breakthroughs for 80s hitmakers Air Supply and emerging electronic act Ultraviolet Sound releasing their self titled album last week (April 12), debuting at #27 on the iTunes Album Dance chart, indie label Odds On Records is eager to expand its roster. MarketWire

Model Grand Opening This Saturday, April 23rd at Canopy Lane
Canopy Lane by William Lyon Homes is celebrating its highly anticipated model grand opening this Saturday, April 23rd. Offering a convenient South Coast Metro location, gated privacy and the intimacy of just 38 detached residences, more than 500 homebuyers are already registered on the interest list MarketWire

John Pappajohn Leads New Funding for GATE Technologies, Joins Board
GATE Technologies announced today the successful closure of $3.5 million in funding led by legendary venture capitalist John Pappajohn. GATE plans to use the capital to expand its market infrastructure, which provides an end-to-end solution for buying and selling illiquid and alternative assets. MarketWire

InstyMeds Completes Surescripts(R) Certification
InstyMeds Corporation, the market leader in automated physician dispensing systems, announced today that it has completed certification with Surescripts. The certification allows health care facilities that have the InstyMeds system to receive medication orders via the Surescripts network to assist in medication dispensing for providers. MarketWire

CompuCredit Holdings Corporation Announces Updated Results of Tender Offer to Purchase up to 13,125,000 Shares of Its Common Stock
CompuCredit Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: CCRT) ("CompuCredit") today announced revised results of its tender offer to purchase up to 13,125,000 shares of its outstanding common stock, no par value per share (the "Common Stock"), at a purchase price of $8.00 per share. The tender offer expired at 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on April 11, 2011 (the "Expiration Date"). MarketWire

FatPipe Networks Responds to XRoads Networks Release Containing Misleading Information in the Current '143 Patent Lawsuit
FatPipe Networks™, the inventor and holder of eight patents and 168 claims for multiline WAN redundancy and load balancing products, announces today that information posted in a press release by Daren French of XRoads Networks on April 12, 2011 is factually misleading and inaccurate. MarketWire

TransUnion Announces Expiration of Exchange Offer for 11 3/8% Senior Notes Due 2018
TransUnion Corp., a global leader in credit and information management services, announced today the expiration of the exchange offer by its subsidiaries, Trans Union LLC and TransUnion Financing Corporation (the "Issuers"), for their outstanding unregistered 11 ⅜% Senior Notes due 2018, Series A (the "Outstanding Notes") MarketWire

Ditch the Rent and Buy a Brand New Venue Home From the Low $300,000s
The Ditch the Rent Event is underway at Venue by William Lyon Homes, which makes April the perfect month to lose the landlord and gain your freedom at this popular Vista Del Mar neighborhood. This special offer is for a limited time only, so buyers should visit Venue now to take advantage of a new sales release and prices starting from the low $300,000s MarketWire

Cytokinetics to Announce First Quarter Results on April 27, 2011
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced today that it is scheduled to report first quarter results on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Following the announcement, Cytokinetics' senior management will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss operational and financial results and the company's outlook for the future. MarketWire

Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group Chooses Shift4's Payment Gateway
The Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group (WPFDG) recently contracted Shift4, the world's largest independent card-present payment gateway, to assist with processing credit card transactions at seven of its locations, including the iconic Spago restaurants in Beverly Hills, Las Vegas, and Maui. MarketWire

Festive Groundbreaking at Seaside Mariana Signals Official Beginning of Construction on Pacific Coast Community
After four years of meticulous planning, an innovative resort community, Seaside Mariana, is beginning to rise on a 923-acre site on Nicaragua's Pacific Coast, with the official groundbreaking held on March 18 MarketWire

Office, Restaurants, Land and Homes Among Properties to Sell in May 24 Auction
Office buildings, restaurants, a mobile home park, commercial development land and home sites are among the properties in three states that will be sold at auction Tuesday, May 24, with Woltz & Associates managing the sale. MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Technology to Present 2011 Business Plan Updates Following 2010 Performance Review
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) today announced the Company plans to present updates to the Company's business plan for 2011 following a Webcast review of its 2010 annual performance. The Company's subsidiary operation, China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: CCTR), recently filed its annual report for 2010 on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
WalterEnergy (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), the world's leading, publicly traded"pure play" producer of metallurgical coal for the globalsteel industry, today announced earnings per diluted share of $1.53 and netincome of $81.8 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, compared toearnings per diluted share of $0.77 and net income of $41.6 million in thefirst quarter 2010 MarketWire

First Western Trust Banker Nominated as Philanthropist of the Year by WomenGive
First Western Trust Bank, striving to be the best private bank for the Western wealth management client, has announced that Mandy Jesser, who serves as the Private Banking Officer for First Western's Northern Colorado Office, was nominated as the WomenGive Philanthropist of the Year at its 5th Annual Membership Luncheon. MarketWire

Cohesive Information Solutions, Inc. Named to Atlanta's Top 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies
Cohesive Information Solutions, Inc., an enterprise asset management consulting firm and the nation's top reseller of IBM Maximo to commercial accounts, earned a ranking in the top fifty fastest growing private companies in the metro Atlanta area. Cohesive ranked 37th in the Atlanta Business Chronicle's annual Pacesetter Awards announced this week. MarketWire

Hurry to Take Advantage of Mirasol's Featured Home That Boasts a Prime Location
At Mirasol, families are discovering brand new Carlsbad homes and a great location in the prestigious La Costa community. This week's Featured Home, a Residence 3B, Lot #61 that is priced at $679,990, is a must-see for buyers who desire indoor/outdoor living, included upgraded amenities and an elevated homesite with dramatic hillside vistas MarketWire Makes Creating QR Codes and Mobile Website Development Easy and Affordable, a QR code generator and mobile website development service from digital marketing agency Shark Communications, is making mobile marketing easy and affordable to small businesses and large corporations alike. The service provides customers with a turnkey solution for both creating QR Codes and having them link to a state-of-the-art mobile website MarketWire

FatPipe Networks Is Granted a Patent for Its SmartDNS Technology, Providing Dynamic Load Balancing and Automatic Failover of Inbound Internet Traffic
FatPipe Networks™, the inventor and multiple patents holder of WAN optimization, redundancy and security products, announced today that it has successfully secured an additional U.S. Patent, No. 7,877,510. This is FatPipe's eighth patent for multiline WAN transmission technology MarketWire

kgbdeals Names Daniel Smith Chief Marketing Officer
kgbdeals (, the third-largest daily deals site globally, today announced the appointment of Daniel Smith as Chief Marketing Officer. In his new role, Smith will be responsible for all aspects of marketing kgbdeals globally. MarketWire Teams Up With NAHU to Help Uninsured Americans Find Health Coverage
As part of a growing partnership, the Foundation for Health Coverage Education's (FHCE) Coverage For All campaign ( is teaming up with the National Association for Health Underwriters (NAHU) to assist uninsured Americans with identifying their public and private health coverage options. MarketWire

'One-Click Rate Change(TM)' Now Available to HEWFCU Members
Mortgage Harmony Corp., a provider of innovative residential mortgage products, today announced HEW Federal Credit Union now offers the HarmonyLoan™, allowing members to change their rate with just one click. Established in 1936, HEW Federal Credit Union (HEWFCU) serves more than 20,000 members throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and has assets of nearly $150 million MarketWire

Monarch Casino Reports 2011 First Quarter Results
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRI) (the"Company"), owner of the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa (the "Atlantis") inReno, Nevada, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Launches Innovative New Website to Afford Its Consumers an Enjoyable On-Line Experience
The Internet and social media have dramatically changed the world and how we communicate, shop and live. Its influence certainly extends to consumers who are looking for their next home, and today, nine out of ten homeshoppers will utilize the Internet as their primary search tool at the beginning of their new home search MarketWire

Media Sentiment(R) to Add Social Networking Video Module
Media Sentiment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MSEZ) announces that it has obtained an exclusive license to the social networking video technology developed under This twitter-like technology enables users to very easily create video channels and share them with their friends. Marian Munz, Media Sentiment, Inc.'s CEO, has developed this new technology and owns the rights to it. MarketWire

Theravance to Webcast 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on April 27, 2011
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced today that it will webcast its 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. MarketWire

Fresh Start Private Sponsors the Community Courts Foundation in Orange County, California
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, announced today that it is sponsoring the Community Courts Foundation in Orange County, California. MarketWire

Pizza Patron Celebrates 25th Anniversary With One of Pepsi's Most Popular Latin American Promotions, Starring Cantinflas
Starting April 18, Pizza Patrón, the nation's number one Latin pizza brand, will bring one of Pepsi's most popular and nostalgic Latin American promotions to the U.S. for the first time ever MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences Reports Strong First Quarter Results Driven by Sales Growth of 18.8 Percent
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), theglobal leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring,today reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 of $63.9million, or $0.53 per diluted share, compared to net income of $47.7million, or $0.40 per diluted share(1), for the same period in 2010. Firstquarter diluted earnings per share increased 32 MarketWire

Music/Entertainment News; American Idol Star Paul McDonald's Music to Be Used in Chad Verdi's Feature Film, Loosies, a leader in sector research including music and entertainment, releases the following Q&A interview with featured up and coming Businessman / Producer Chad A. Verdi, President and CEO of both Verdi Productions and the Woodhaven Production Company. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Kaspersky Lab Senior Researchers to Present at SOURCE Boston
WHAT:Three Kaspersky Lab Senior Researchers will be participating in the upcoming SOURCE Boston Conference. The SOURCE Conference is the first and only conference combining advanced technology and security practices with the business of security. Two of Kaspersky's researchers will lead a session at the conference analyzing the aspects and impact of exploit kits in today's market MarketWire

ARMOR(TM) X10gx Rugged Tablet Computer Achieves Certification From Sprint(TM)
DRS Technologies, Inc., A Finmeccanica Company, announced that the ARMOR™ X10gx rugged tablet computer has been approved for connectivity on the Sprint™3G network. This certification will enable ARMOR™ customers that utilize the integrated WWAN capabilities of the X10gx on Sprint's™ network to experience the benefits of a seamless data and communication exchange. MarketWire

Road Systems, Inc. Honored With 2010 Plant Safety Award From Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association
Road Systems, Inc. (RSI), a trailer manufacturer and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has been honored by the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association (TTMA) with its 2010 Plant Safety Award. This is the second time that RSI has received this honor from TTMA; the company was also an award recipient in 2004 MarketWire

Scrutiny of Boiling Water Reactors Implemented at Vermont Yankee and Fukushima Won't Dampen Market Value Long Term According to SBI Energy
Executives from Entergy Corporation filed a complaint with the U.S. District Court Monday after Vermont state officials threatened to shut down operations at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear power plant in Vernon. The complaint comes 4 weeks after the U.S MarketWire

Kelyniam Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance to Market Cranial Implants
Kelyniam Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KLYG), an emerging medical device manufacturer, today announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to begin marketing its Patient Specific Custom Cranial Implants. MarketWire

SEACOR Holdings Announces First Quarter Results
SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) todayannounced its results for the first quarter of 2011. Net incomeattributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. for the quarter ended March 31, 2011was $11.2 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, on operating revenues of$472.3 million. MarketWire

Superior Customer Satisfaction and Sales Earns NorthStar Ford in Fort McMurray National Award From Ford of Canada
NorthStar Ford is among an elite group of Ford and Lincoln dealerships to be recognized with The 2010 President's Award by Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited. The President's Award, Ford of Canada's highest dealership honour, is presented annually to those dealerships who demonstrate outstanding achievement in sales and customer satisfaction ( MarketWire

AudienceScience(R) Rolls Out Enhanced Version of Data Management Platform Globally
AudienceScience®, a global online advertising technology company and leader of the rapidly growing Data Management Platform (DMP) category, today announced it has added new customer lifecycle management and brand impact features to the AudienceScience® Gateway MarketWire

Innovative Health Sciences, Inc. to Introduce Corporate Focus on an Unprecedented Revolutionary New Clean, Green Power Generation Technology
Innovative Health Sciences, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IHSN) announced today the introduction of the Phase Shift Generator System (PSGS), the next great stride in the advancement of clean, green and sustainable energy. Through our Agreement with Carmil Energy, we believe we will change the way our world produces power MarketWire

ZoomSystems Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
ZoomSystems, the global leader of automated retail solutions, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in Retail, 2011(1) report by Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

AltiGen Communications, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2011 Financial Results
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN) (PINKSHEETS: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, today announced results for its fiscal 2011 second quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

JDSU Schedules Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended April 2, 2011, on Wednesday, May 4, 2011 after the close of the market. MarketWire

Gardner Denver, Inc. Delivers Record First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE: GDI) MarketWire

Health Systems International Reveals New Corporate Identity
Today Health Systems International revealed a new brand identity. As the company name and tagline depicts, Health Systems International offers worldwide cost management solutions to multiple markets. MarketWire

Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Unveils New Brand With Innovative Website Giving Customers a Smarter Way to Store
SmartStop™ Self Storage, the retail brand for Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI), has introduced an array of new features to help consumers and businesses navigate every facet of their storage needs, from estimating space needs to leveraging technology to better manage their belongings. MarketWire

HyPower Fuel Announces Spin-Out Option and Possible Future Dividend
HyPower Fuel Inc. (PINK SHEETS: HYPF) - MarketWire

Introducing the Remote Roundtable: Debating From a Distance
Progressive conference call provider Powwownow is inviting participants to join its debut Digital Powwow, a long-distance debate to explore the true perceptions of remote working. MarketWire

David Henrie of Wizards of Waverly Place Headlines United Way Rocks for Education
David Henrie, star of Emmy-winning series "Wizards of Waverly Place," has teamed up with United Way of Miami-Dade to raise awareness and support for quality early education MarketWire

Audio Video Systems Unveils New Facility During Open House
Audio Video Systems (AVS) held their first ever open house on Wednesday, April 6th at their newly established headquarters in Chantilly, VA. The day featured a technology expo, product learning sessions and tours of the company's newly constructed 72,000 sq. ft. building, which is soon-to-be LEED certified. MarketWire

TiVo Statement on Decision by U.S. Court of Appeals in Lawsuit Against EchoStar
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in advanced television services including digital video recorders (DVRs) for consumers, content distributors and consumer electronics manufacturers, offered the following statement today on the ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals in its lawsuit against EchoStar Communications Corporation: MarketWire

Anvil(R) International Selects Datalliance VMI for Next Generation Vendor Managed Inventory Solution
Datalliance today announced that Anvil® International has selected the Datalliance Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) service to replace its existing VMI system. Anvil International, the largest and most complete manufacturer of pipe fittings, pipe hangers and supports in the world, is a subsidiary of Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE: MWA). MarketWire

Princeton Security Technologies (OTCBB: PSGY) Delivers Latest 100 mm2 X-Ray Detector to Leading Technology Provider for Advanced Semiconductor Processing
Princeton Security Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Del Taco Opens Fifteenth Restaurant in Denver Area
The odds of finding a great taco or burrito in Denver are getting better! Today, Del Taco announced that its fifteenth restaurant in the Denver market will open this Friday, April 22nd. The new restaurant is located at 43 Union Blvd. in Lakewood. MarketWire

ExcelAire's Rimmer Named to NBAA Corporate Aviation Management Committee
ExcelAire ( today announced that Exec. VP David Rimmer was named to the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Corporate Aviation Management Committee. NBAA represents more than 8,000 companies and individuals that own, operate and provide support services to general aviation aircraft. MarketWire

Iceland, U.S. Seafood Leaders Gather in New York
Leaders of the Iceland and U.S. seafood industries gathered in New York on April 14, 2011, to provide a snapshot of the Icelandic fishing industry, its importance to the country's economy, and the benefits it provides to American consumers. In 2010, marine products accounted for about 50 percent of Iceland's total export value, with approximately 80 percent sold to European countries MarketWire

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Key Initiative in Development of Cloud Security Standards in Partnership With ISO/IEC
#CSASummit at #InfosecUK-- At the CSA Summit at Infosecurity Europe, the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) announced that it will have a key role in the development of cloud security and privacy standards under ISO/IEC (International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission) MarketWire

VirTra Systems Engages Auditing Firm of Moss Adams and Plans for NASDAQ Listing
Bob Ferris, VirTra Systems' CEO (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), today announced that VirTra has engaged the auditing firm of Moss Adams, LLP to perform a full financial audit of VirTra for both 2010 and 2011. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Lauds Bell's Conferencing Services Continuing Market Share Leadership in the Canadian Audio Conferencing Services
Based on its recent analysis of the audio conferencing services market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Bell's Conferencing Services with the 2010 Canadian Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Share Leadership of the Year MarketWire

Kids Learn the Essentials of Financial Literacy From TopLine Federal Credit Union

RS Components, Allied Electronics Win Industry Award for Free DesignSpark PCB Tool
RS Components, Allied Electronics' parent company based in the United Kingdom, recently won Printed Circuit Design & Fab (PCD&F) magazine's award for New Product Introduction of the Year in the PCB Design Tools category. DesignSpark PCB received the award based on creativity, innovation and user friendliness, as voted by an independent panel of practicing industry engineers MarketWire

Approva Selected as 2011 CODiE(TM) Awards Finalist
Approva® Corporation, the leader in continuous controls monitoring (CCM) and audit automation software, today announced that Approva One, the only complete CCM solution on the market, has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious CODiE™Awards in the "Best Security Solution" category MarketWire

Bluesocket Joins the World in Celebrating Earth Day 2011
Bluesocket, the first and only provider of wireless networks with virtualized control, today announced numerous initiatives in celebration of Earth Day 2011 MarketWire

Connect by Hertz Announces Free Membership and Significant Program Enhancements
Effective May 1, 2011, Connect by Hertz (, Hertz's (NYSE: HTZ) global car sharing club, enhances its U.S. member benefits to include the elimination of all membership fees in the U.S.; guaranteed vehicle availability Monday through Thursday, increased vehicle options, the introduction of membership enrollment kiosks in New York City, and an enhanced member website MarketWire

Connect by Hertz Expands One-Way Car Sharing Program
Connect by Hertz (, Hertz's (NYSE: HTZ) global car sharing club, announces the expansion of its unprecedented one-way program, significantly increasing the number of locations members can pick up or drop off their vehicle MarketWire

Thrive World Wide Establishes Sales Team in San Diego
Thrive World Wide (OTCBB: TWWI) has hired its initial San Diego sales representatives. This sales team is an experienced retail sales team with deep roots in the San Diego community. This team will be responsible for acquiring merchants to market their daily deals on MarketWire

Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI) Announces New Executive Director
The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI), a national organization committed to research and education in pharmacy benefit management, announced today the appointment of its new Executive Director. Dr. Brenda Motheral accepted the position following a rigorous search process. MarketWire

Prana Accelerates PBT2 Commercial Development
Prana Biotechnology (NASDAQ: PRAN) (ASX: PBT) today announced its business strategy to accelerate development of its lead asset, PBT2. The strategy, that now includes Huntington's Disease, should enable Prana to target market approval for PBT2 several years sooner than previously planned and at considerably less cost. MarketWire

SUFFER Signs Multi-Million-Dollar MOU for Trademark Licensing in Canada
Suffer (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) today announced that the company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with anticipated value in the millions of dollars. MarketWire

74% of U.S. Banks Vulnerable to Rising Short-Term Interest Rates
Nearly three quarters of the nation's banks are vulnerable to rising short-term interest rates, according to a new study by Weiss Ratings, the nation's leading independent provider of bank, credit union and insurance company financial strength ratings. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Earnings
Provident New York Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that it plans to release second quarter results for fiscal 2011 after market close on Monday, April 25, 2011. MarketWire

Aberdeen Group Announces Publication of Five Additional Research Reports in April
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of five new research reports from its Enterprise Applications, IT Security, Retail and Banking, Supply Chain Management research practices. MarketWire

75.9% of U.S. E-Book Market Comprised of Professional Books
Although consumer trade books get a majority of the attention, professional and scholarly books, which include the legal, scientific/technical, medical and business segments, hold 75.9% of the $1.76 billion U.S. E-book market MarketWire

Paragon Software Releases Paragon Alignment Tool (PAT) 3.0
Data storage software developer Paragon Software Group (PSG) announced the release of Paragon Alignment Tool (PAT) 3.0, designed to resolve partition alignment problems associated with the new 4K Advance Format HDDs, SSDs, and RAID. Additionally, PAT 3.0 eases alignment issues within virtual machines that run on virtualization platforms such as VMware, Hyper V, or Citrix. MarketWire

Powercast Debuts Battery-less, RF-Powered Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor System for Building and Industrial Automation
Powercast Corporation, a leader in RF-based wireless power and energy-harvesting technology, today announced its Lifetime Power® Wireless Sensor System for wireless environmental monitoring in HVAC control and building automation. Remote radio frequency (RF) transmitters broadcast RF energy that perpetually powers wireless sensor nodes without batteries or wires. MarketWire

Digital Signal Closes Series C Financing Round
Digital Signal Corporation (DSC), the world leader in three dimensional (3D) long-range facial recognition solutions for government and commercial clients, announced today that it secured $15 million in Series C financing. Columbia Capital led the round with new investors City Light Capital and SilverHaze Partners MarketWire

Vectren Schedules 2011 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will announce its 2011 first quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. Vectren management will discuss those results during a conference call on Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., EDT MarketWire

New HD Advertising Report Shows More HD Commercials Than Ever, but Local Markets Still Lag Behind
Extreme Reach today released its Q1 2011 HD Advertising Trends Report, which shows that the percentage of ads delivered in HD to television media has increased significantly from 13 percent to 17 percent in the last quarter MarketWire

Rodinia Oil Corp. Confirms Rig Mobilization for Officer Basin Drilling Program
Rodinia Oil Corp. ("Rodinia" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: ROZ) is pleased to announce that Ensign Australia Pty. Limited, a subsidiary of Ensign International Energy Service ("Ensign International") has begun de-mobilizing its heavy triple Rig #16 from the Cooper Basin, South Australia. Ensign International is mobilizing the rig to the Officer Basin in South Australia for Rodinia. MarketWire

Viator, Heffner to Lead ETS's Common Assessment Work
Educational Testing Service (ETS) today announced the hiring of two outstanding assessment leaders to guide the company's work in supporting the consortia of states planning to develop common assessments. MarketWire

FPB Financial Corp. Announces 2011 First Quarter Financial Results and Declares Dividends
FPB Financial Corp. (OTCQB: FPBF) (PINKSHEETS: FPBF), the holding company for Florida Parishes Bank, announced financialresults for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Existing-Home Sales Rise in March
Sales of existing-home sales rose in March, continuing an uneven recovery that began after sales bottomed last July, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Unity Management Group Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Unity Management Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UYMG) "UNITY" (or the "Company") is a Health Resource Company specializing in Physician, and Hospital Practice Management, Business Services, Billing Software and Technologies, along with Pharmacy Instrumentation, Calibration, Data Acquisition, and Equipment Distribution. MarketWire

TriNet CEO to Speak at 'Best Place to Work' Event
TriNet, one of the Bay Area's largest employers of record, is a title sponsor of Thursday's Best Places to Work in the Bay Area awards, hosted by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal MarketWire

Welcome Wagon Selects Intacct Cloud Financial Software to Replace QuickBooks
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced that Welcome Wagon, the world's largest welcoming service for new homeowners, is migrating its on-premises financial system to Intacct MarketWire

'Real Weddings' Contest Featuring Eight Couples Launching This Week
If you're planning a wedding or have a passion for reality shows, weddings or the emotional rollercoaster that goes with planning a wedding, is launching "Real Weddings in San Diego" this week to delight audiences by watching a group of engaged couples charm their way to win San Diegans' hearts and votes. MarketWire

John Thomas Chief Economist Mike Norman Says S&P's Actions Will Not Affect US Sovereign Debt Valuations
Mike Norman, Chief Economist for John Thomas Financial, says Standard & Poor's downgrade of the US credit rating to negative will have no material impact on US sovereign debt valuations. MarketWire

ViridiSTOR Named as Finalist in Hardware Category for TechAmerica High-Tech Innovation Awards
ViridiSTOR LLC's Green Box™ Solution has been named a finalist in the hardware category for the TechAmerica Orange County High-Tech Innovation Awards. Now in its 18th year, this premier business event celebrates excellence and achievement in the region's technology industry, and honors local companies, individuals and products that drive innovation in Orange County MarketWire

Totally Green Reviews Strategic Transformation in 2010; Highlights Robust Growth Outlook for 2011
Totally Green, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TLGN), a pioneer in organic food processing systems and compostable packaging alternatives, today provided a review of the company's strategic transformation in 2010 and highlighted a robust growth outlook for 2011. MarketWire

What Facebook's New Design Means to PR: Three Secrets for Changing Your Strategy to Increase Impact and Interactivity
PR professionals looking to get a clear understanding of Facebook's new page format -- plus learn inside techniques for using these changes to interact more personally with your communities should join PR University on this exclusive webinar called: What Facebook's New Design Means to PR: Three Secrets for Changing Your Strategy to Increase Impact and Interactivity. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases New IFSC Family of Low-Profile, High-Current Inductors in 0806, 1008, 1111, and 1515 Case Sizes
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today launched a new family of low-profile, high-current inductors in the 0806, 1008, 1111, and 1515 case sizes. The IFSC devices combine ultra-low profiles down to 1.0 mm with a high maximum frequency and a wide range of standard inductance values from 0.47 to 47.0 microhenries. MarketWire

The Colombian DJ Alex Sensation Celebrated "La Mega Mix" 10th Anniversary at Madison Square Garden
With invitations to various world-class artists who responded to the call made by Alex immediately to join their big day, the beginning of this celebration was in Mega 97.9, the city's #1 radio station and home of "La Mega Mix," where Daddy Yankee, Omega El Fuerte, Prince Royce, Victor Manuel, Toño Rosario and Secreto visited the studio. MarketWire

Last-Minute Tips for Getting Recognized in the Ninth Annual American Business Awards
The final entry deadline for The Ninth Annual American Business Awards(SM) ( is just one week away, and while the competition is on track to attract a record number of entries, several categories and a people's choice competition present special opportunities for aspiring Stevie® Award winners. MarketWire

Escalade Reports First Quarter EPS of $0.09; Q1 2011 Profits Increase 50% From Q1 2010
Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ: ESCA) announced that net income for the first quarter of 2011 was $1.2 million, or $0.09 basic and diluted earnings per share compared to net income of $0.8 million or $0.06 basic and diluted earnings per share for the same quarter in 2010. Net revenues for the first quarter of 2011 were 11% higher than the same quarter last year MarketWire

Guns Don't Kill People, Shovels Do
A coalition of concrete construction experts has emerged to stop shovels from killing people. In poor nations where cement is mixed on the ground with shovels, buildings collapse when disaster hits because of the poor construction methods. The CementTrust Coalition aims to turn first-world business knowledge into third-world construction assets, saving both money and lives. MarketWire

Treaty Energy Purchases Drilling Rig and Drilling Contracts
Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TECO), a growth-oriented energy company in the oil and gas industry, today announced it has acquired a George E. Failing 1500 CF Truck Mounted Drilling Rig and all related components necessary to "drill everyday on a Treaty well or a contract job" as stated by Stephen L. York, Treaty Energy's newly appointed Vice President of Acquisitions and Operations. MarketWire

Grupo A, Brazilian STM Publisher, Selects Impelsys Software to Power New Medical Content Portal
Grupo A, one of the leading STM (Scientific, Technical and Medical) publishers in South America, is partnering with Impelsys to build a new online portal that will host the sale of full-text articles from some of its most important book titles published on McGraw-Hill and Artmed imprints. MarketWire

Health & Wellness Professionals Join GlobalFit for Its 5th Annual Innovations in Wellness Summit
GlobalFit, one of the nation's leading providers of healthy living programs, will host its fifth annual "Innovations in Wellness Summit" on Thursday, May 5 MarketWire

Allied Energy, Inc. Announces 2010 Fiscal Year Results
Allied Energy (PINKSHEETS: AGGI) today announced its 2010 fiscal year results. The Company's financial statements are available at and MarketWire

Doral Updates Conference Call Number for Investor Call
Doral Financial Corporation (NYSE: DRL) ("Doral" or the "Company"), the holding company of Doral Bank and Doral Bank FSB, with operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S., has updated the conference call number for its earnings call today at 10:00 am EST. MarketWire Partners With Century 21 Real Estate and Its Showcase Advantage Listing Program, one of the most trusted websites for consumers to search for a home and connect with a real estate professional, today announced a new agreement with Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world's largest residential real estate sales organization, where will become an integral part of the CENTURY 21 Showcase Advantage Listing Program MarketWire

Reed's First Quarter Revenues Increase 28%
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, today announced its net sales for its first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

NETGEAR Ships With Egnyte -- Fulfills Customer Demand for Hybrid Cloud Storage
Egnyte, a leading provider of cloud file server solutions, and NETGEAR®, Inc., a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and Internet service providers, today announced that NETGEAR ReadyNAS® Pro is now shipping with Egnyte preinstalled as an easy-to-configure add-on MarketWire

FDA Warning Letters Reveal a Need for Site Clinical Trials SOPs
OmniaVincit (OV), a division of OV Clinical Trials, reported today the release of immediately downloadable, GCP-compliant, clinical trials SOPs for investigator sites. MarketWire

VirtuOz to Present at Chatbots 3.1 Conference, the World's Only Show Dedicated to Conversational Artificial Intelligence
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVA) for online customer service, today announced that Jeff Remy, manager, technical consulting of VirtuOz, has been invited to speak at the Chatbots 3.1 Conference. MarketWire

Cicero XM(TM) Selected as 2011 CODiE(TM) Awards Finalist for Best Integration Solution
Cicero Inc. (OTCBB: CICN), a global leader in customer experience management and desktop integration solutions, today announced that Cicero XM has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious CODiE Awards in the "Best Integration" category. Being selected as a finalist is a unique and important distinction, as the CODiEs are the industry's only peer-reviewed awards program MarketWire

Neurokine Selects Clinical Trial Sites for Its NK-001 Phase II Study
Neurokine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: NEUKF) is pleased to announce the selection of the sites for its Phase II NK-001 clinical trials. Based on the report on the pre-study feasibility inspection conducted by the Clinical Investigations Group contracted by Neurokine, the following sites were chosen: MarketWire

New BasicGov GIS Connector Released for State and Local Governments
BasicGov Systems, Inc. has launched BasicGov GIS Connector software to provide local and state governments visually based tools to better manage land and citizen management functions such as land use, zoning, parcels, permits, inspections, plans, or code violations. MarketWire

Cheetah Oil & Gas Ltd. Field Production Increases by 87%
Cheetah Oil & Gas Ltd. (OTCBB: COHG), (the "Company" or "Cheetah") announces Belmont Lake, Mississippi project update. MarketWire

Practical Law Company Releases M&A Report on Latest Trends in Reverse Break-Up Fees & Specific Performance
The highest reverse break-up fees were payable in deals where target companies also negotiated a right to specific performance, according to Reverse Break-Up Fees and Specific Performance: A Survey of Remedies in Public Deals, 2011 Edition, a new study by Practical Law Company (PLC), a provider of online practical know-how for law firms and law departments MarketWire

Leaders Release Security Framework for Interactive Messaging Ecosystem
The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) today announced the release of its Security by Design Framework and a set of security practices for the interactive messaging ecosystem. As cybercriminals have targeted businesses with increasing malice and precision, interactive marketers, their service providers, and others in the messaging ecosystem need to recognize their valuable data assets are at risk MarketWire

Mr. Number Reaches 2 Million Users, Fixes the Mobile Phone
Mr. Number, the company that lets you control who can call you and when, today announced that it has reached 2 million users and released a major new version of its application for iPhone and Android smartphones. A version for BlackBerry smartphones will be available within two weeks. MarketWire

Advanced Digital Services Appoints Thomas Engdahl President and CEO
Advanced Digital Services (ADS) today announced the appointment of Thomas Engdahl as president and CEO. Engdahl, a 30-year veteran of telecommunications, cable, content and video delivery, will lead the company's technology innovation and expansion as it seizes new opportunities in media distribution and management MarketWire

Cyberbike Makes Exercise Fun With Video Game and Stationary Bike Combo
Bigben Interactive, global designer, manufacturer and distributor of peripherals, today announced Cyberbike Cycling Sports, the first video game to utilize the Cyberbike Magnetic Edition peripheral, a stationary bike designed exclusively for the Nintendo Wii™ system MarketWire

Cequel to Release 2011 First Quarter Results
Cequel Communications Holdings I, LLC ("Cequel") announced today that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, on the morning of May 5, 2011. Cequel will hold its earnings conference call at 11:00 a.m. (ET) the same day. The dial-in information for the earnings call is as follows: MarketWire

International Business Forum Issues Call for Nominations for Inaugural "Innovator Awards"
International Business Forum (IBF), a business research group and full-service conference production company, announces the opening of nominations for their inaugural Innovator Awards program. MarketWire

InfoPrint Solutions Announces Enhanced Next-Generation of Digital Publishing and Transactional Production Output Platform
InfoPrint Solutions, a Ricoh company, today announced new additions to its InfoPrint 4100 Advanced Function Printing (AFP) system that increase productivity and improve quality in digital publishing and transactional print environments MarketWire

Pano Logic System 4.5 Sets Desktop Virtualization Performance Benchmark
Pano Logic, the leader in zero client desktop virtualization, today announced Pano System 4.5, a zero client hardware and software solution that dramatically improves end user performance and extends multi-platform support to XenDesktop 5. Quantitative analysis from Sarrel Group, a technical-assessment consultancy and independent test lab, indicates that Pano Logic System 4 MarketWire

OIN Momentum Continues in the First Quarter as Over 70 New Licensees Join the OIN Community in Support of Linux
Open Invention Network (OIN) announced today a substantial increase in the size of its community of licensees during the first quarter of 2011. OIN intends to continue to sign up additional Linux user community and select technology companies to expand the community of companies covered under OIN's royalty free license MarketWire

On Deck Sports Launches a New Website for Baseball/Softball Equipment, Sports Netting, Artificial Turf & More
On Deck Sports, a division of ProMounds, Inc., has completely overhauled and redesigned its E-Commerce website ( from the ground up to provide an easy and convenient shopping experience for its customers. MarketWire

Big Game Brands "Tries the Pie" With Purchase of Italian Restaurant Concept
Big Game Brands, formerly Raving Brands, announces today the purchase of The Original Italian Pie, a full-service Italian restaurant franchise featuring gourmet pizzas, salads, sandwiches and calzones to its diverse portfolio of concepts that includes Monkey Joe's Parties & Play and The Flying Biscuit. MarketWire

Rucker Helps Husqvarna Trim Turnaround Times and Expand Production
The world's largest producer of lawn mowers, power tools and trimmers knows a thing or two about cutting and pruning. When it came time for a more efficient approach to production at Husqvarna -- in this case, trimming production time at its plant in Beatrice, Neb. -- the company turned to Lean manufacturing experts Rucker & Associates for impressive results MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- American Idiot Leaving Broadway, Hitting the Road
American Idiot only has 6 shows remaining in its Broadway stint, as Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong helps finish out a successful year-long run for the musical. MarketWire

ProPay Named a Finalist at the Stoel Rives Awards
ProPay (, an industry leader in Merchant Services, End-to-End Payment Security, credit card processing, and electronic payment services, is pleased to announce ProPay's Zumogo has been named a finalist at the Stoel Rives Utah Innovation Awards™. The annual Utah Innovation Awards are presented by Stoel Rives LLP and the Utah Technology Council MarketWire

Tagged Acquires Social Networking Application Digsby
Tagged the leading social network for meeting new people, today announced the acquisition of Digsby, the Rochester based start-up best known for its innovative social networking and multi-protocol IM client. As a strategic aspect of the acquisition, all Digsby employees will join Tagged at their offices in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Toy Manufacturer Schleich Selects Epicor(R)
Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, today announced that German toy manufacturer Schleich has selected Epicor's next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution MarketWire

ODIS Inc, the U.S. Affiliate of OPEL Solar, Proves a New Laser Device Using POET Monolithic Optoelectronic Fabrication Technology
OPEL Solar International Inc. ("OPEL" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE: OPL) announced today that its U.S. affiliate company, OPEL Defense Integrated Systems ("ODIS") has demonstrated laser operation for the first time in a new integrated device as part of its Planar Optoelectronic Technology ("POET") process. MarketWire

Dorman Releases Chrysler Instrument Clusters and Over 100 Other New Products in April
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM) has just released over 100 new products in April, featuring Formerly "Dealer Only" parts that were previously unavailable in the Aftermarket. Now Technicians can source Chrysler Remanufactured Instrument Clusters, Driveshaft Support Bearings, Shut Off Valves and Leaf Spring Shackle and Bracket Combo Kits from their preferred Aftermarket Parts Supplier. MarketWire

Force Fuels Announces Reopening of 25 Oil Wells in Kansas
Force Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: FOFU) announces that they have begun the refurbishing of 25 existing oil wells that have been shut down for several years on an existing property located in Montgomery County, Kansas. MarketWire

Appian World 2011 Conference Recap
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, today announced the success of the Appian World 2011 conference. With more than 530 registrations from the U.S MarketWire

Crosshair Recovers 314 Ounces of Gold from Golden Promise
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) is pleased to announce that the final results from the trenching and bulk sampling program carried out on the Golden Promise Property in central Newfoundland, Canada have been received. The Property is a Joint Venture with Paragon Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: PGR), whereby Crosshair currently owns 60% MarketWire

Douglas Lake Minerals Inc. /10,000 METER DRILLING CONTRACT SIGNED BY DOUGLAS LAKE FOR HANDENI . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Vancouver, British Columbia, April 20, 2011 -- Douglas Lake Minerals Inc MarketWire

Cal-Bay International, Inc. Releases Projected Revenues for Arizona Power Production Transfer Station #1
Cal-Bay International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CBYI), Kevin Denniston Company President and CEO released the annual projected revenues for Cal-Bay's Arizona Power Production Transfer Station #1. MarketWire

NEGS Subsidiary NUBE, Inc. Signs New Business Development Agreement
NUBE, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of NX Global Inc. (OTCBB: NEGS), announces the signing of a new business development agreement with Circle Computer Resources for the launch of two new locations with additional locations to be announced. MarketWire

Filmmakers: Make Your Final Cuts; New Belgium's Clips of Faith Deadline Is May 1
New Belgium Brewing, maker of Fat Tire Amber Ale, is encouraging all amateur filmmakers to put the finishing touches on their favorite films for the second annual Clips of Faith Beer and Film Tour. The tour will travel to 18 cities this year, showcasing select independent films while pouring beer from the hard-to-find Lips of Faith series (and a few popular classics) MarketWire

Dr. Paul Addis Begins Wellness/Weight Control Research With New NuVim Product Line
NuVim, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUVM) today announced that Dr. Paul Addis has begun researching the use of a newly developed NuVim powder mix product with overweight people to determine the effectiveness of this new NuVim product in delivering everyday wellness and long term weight control. MarketWire

BCS Wins Contract With AppAssure Software
Exosphere Aircraft (PINKSHEETS: EXSA) DBA; Business Continuity Solutions, Inc. (BCS) --- BCS, Inc., a nationwide leader in providing backup and disaster recovery solutions for both on premise and off premise applications, announced today a major contract with AppAssure Software, Inc. of Headquartered in Reston, Virginia. "We are very excited to partner with AppAssure Software, Dellinger stated MarketWire

Green Equity Holdings, Inc. Appoints New Chief Executive Officer
Green Equity Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CXTO) announced today that it has appointed Jesse Q. ("Jack") Ozbolt as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ozbolt contributes over 30 years of executive leadership in the oil and gas industry, with extensive experience in evaluating properties in regard to all technical aspects of energy development. MarketWire

Omnify Software Launches Next Generation Empower PLM Solution
Omnify Software, a leading provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for electronic, medical, mechanical, and defense manufacturers, announces the next generation Empower PLM solution, version 5.0 MarketWire

Retail Supply Chain Collaboration Complexity Drives Technology Needs for Apparel and Footwear
The retail supply chain has become even more complex with global, economic, political and climatic events. In an effort to understand how deeply these shifts are affecting retailers in the United States, Aberdeen Group surveyed 100 retail enterprises during February and March 2011 to determine the current state and projected improvements to their supply chain processes MarketWire

AccelOps to Unveil Cloud-Focused Go-to-Market Packaging of Product Capabilities at Interop
AccelOps, Inc., the only provider of integrated monitoring solutions built from the ground up for cloud-generation data centers, will unveil at Interop Las Vegas 2011 new go-to-market packaging of its product capabilities designed to make it easier for enterprises and service providers to deliver IT as a service MarketWire

Appleseed Fund Finds Value in Japanese Equities
The Appleseed Fund (NASDAQ: APPLX), a value fund investing in sustainable, undervalued companies, has begun investing in Japanese companies, noting quality opportunities trading at what fund managers believe to be deep discounts. MarketWire

Social Flights Introduces Travel Tribes
Social Flights, LLC, the web-based service that enables travelers to reserve seats on private aircraft at rates comparable to commercial airline fares, has introduced Travel Tribes. Travel Tribes are collaborative, virtual groups of people who share travel interests and needs MarketWire

CoroWare Announces Freeswitch Interface for Billing Integration Framework
CoroWare Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of CoroWare, Inc MarketWire

Metso issues a positive profit warning
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on April 20, 2011 at 2:30 p.m.localtimeBased on a favorable development in the market environment and orderintake,Metso changes its estimate on the 2011 financial performance MarketWire

VYCON's Clean Energy Storage System Wins Network Products Guide 2011 Finalist Award for Best Product
VYCON (, the designer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly, high-speed energy storage flywheel systems, today announced that it has been named a Best Products finalist in the Green IT category by Network Products Guide MarketWire

DeCordova Ranch Signs Pam Knieper Realty for Home and Lot Sales in Granbury, Texas
Hope Development announces the hiring of broker Pam Knieper and her highly successful real estate team to finish lot sales in Phase I and to assist with the launch of the company's upcoming Phase II at DeCordova Ranch. MarketWire

Maxine Harrington Joins Phoenix Healthcare, a Division of Phoenix Marketing International
Phoenix Marketing International (PMI), one of the fastest growing marketing research firms, announced today the appointment of Maxine Harrington as a Research Executive based in its offices in Richmond, Surrey. MarketWire

Global Earth Energy Inc. Announces Details on Modern Coal Deal With Projected Revenues of $525 Million
Global Earth Energy Inc. (OTCBB: GLER) (OTCQB: GLER) -- Modern Coal has acquired access to approximately 33 million tons of coal reserves in eastern Kentucky. A unique combination of location and topography resulted in Modern Coal being the primary economical route for producing the additional coal MarketWire

Solegear Secures Strategic Manufacturing Alliances
Moving forward with its business development plan for 2011, Solegear Bioplastics Inc. finalized two strategic manufacturing partnerships to support production of its Polysole® and Traverse™ bioplastics. These factory locations on the Eastern Seaboard and the West Coast of North America further establish Solegear's operational capabilities on the continent. MarketWire

Blast Applications (BLAP) Is Proud to Announce Advisory Board Member Former Congressman Herman Badillo
Blast Applications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLAP), a developer of Mobile and Web Apps, is pleased to announce the appointment of former Congressman Herman Badillo to its Advisory Board. MarketWire

PAID Inc. Receives Patent 7,930,237 for Online Shipping Calculation Method
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued U.S. Patent No. 7,930,237 to PAID, Inc. (OTCBB: PAYD) on April 19, 2011. U.S. Patent No. 7,930,237 is owned by PAID and covers a technique for facilitating advanced, rapid, accurate estimation of shipping costs across multiple shipping carriers (e.g., U.S MarketWire

Yasheng Featured in FoodNEWS
Yasheng Group (OTCQB: YHGG) (XETRA: YSF), a high-growth diversified China-based agricultural conglomerate with US headquarters in California, today announced that it is featured in the April 8, 2011 issue of FoodNEWS, a leading publication for the global food and beverage industry. MarketWire

FieldSolutions Launches "FS-PlusOne" Rewards Program
FieldSolutions, Inc. (, which has one of the largest networks of field service technicians in the U.S. and Canada, launched its new "FS-PlusOne" program today to reward their independent contractors for providing quality service that consistently goes above and beyond customers' expectations MarketWire

Transplace Selects Oracle(R) Exadata Database Machine to Deliver Real-Time Logistics Intelligence
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Latest Release of Oracle(R) Enterprise Performance Management System Allows Customers to Streamline Financial Reporting and Compliance
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

X PRIZE Foundation Announces Official Judges in the $1.4 Million Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE
The X PRIZE Foundation today announced its roster of judges for the $1.4 Million Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE MarketWire

The Carpet Recyclers Hit 100 Million Pounds Mark, Gear Up for California AB 2398 Carpet Stewardship Law
The Carpet Recyclers, operators of a state-of-the-art carpet recycling facility in La Mirada, CA, have collected and recycled 100 million pounds of post-consumer carpet since beginning operations in 2009 MarketWire

Teche Holding Company Earns $0.72 per Share for Second Quarter and $1.59 for Fiscal 2011 Year to Date
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, today reported on earnings for the Company for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, the second quarter of fiscal 2011. MarketWire

AgilePath Corporation Expands, Open West Coast Office
AgilePath Corporation, a leading IT management and technology consulting firm, today announced its new location in Concord, California to support business expansion in the Western Region of the United States in support of current Commercial, Federal and State Government business opportunities. AgilePath also announced the appointment of Mr MarketWire

Newcastle Limited Buys Investment Property in Chicago's Lincoln Park Neighborhood
Newcastle Limited has acquired 2727 North Pine Grove, a 48-unit apartment building with parking in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, for $5.9 million. Newcastle purchased the property on behalf of the firm's $500 million Chicago real estate investment platform. The all-cash deal closed in 60 days. Jack Cassin and Bill Cassin of Apartment Investment Advisers represented Newcastle in the transaction. MarketWire

Storage Bridge Bay Working Group (SBB) Releases 2.1 Specification
To advance engineering design improvement and increase end-user customer benefits, the Storage Bridge Bay Working Group (SBB) today announced completion and public availability of the SBB 2.1 specification. The newly ratified specification addresses 6 Gb/s SAS (SAS-2) in addition to various other additions, updates and clarifications. MarketWire

Media Alert: SANpulse and Virtual Instruments Announce Technical Webinar Series on Migrating to the Private Cloud

Bio-AMD, Inc.; Name Change From Flex Fuels Energy, Inc.
Bio-AMD, Inc. ("BioAMD" or the "Company") (OTCBB: FXFL) announces that it has name changed to Bio-AMD, Inc. from Flex Fuels Energy, Inc. to reflect a name that recognizes our core business area, as carried out by our 63% owned subsidiary Bio-AMD Limited. MarketWire

BSE Group Forms BSE Tech to Strengthen Position in Front End Semiconductor Secondary Equipment Market
Boston Semi Equipment LLC (BSE Group) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Asia Tech Corporation in order to launch its newest company, BSE Tech LLC (BSE Tech). BSE Tech delivers a comprehensive portfolio of pre-owned front end semiconductor manufacturing equipment and spare parts, technical capabilities and financial solutions MarketWire

REGENX BioSciences Licenses ARGENT(TM) Gene Regulation Technology From ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
REGENX BioSciences, a privately held biopharmaceutical company and developer of NAV™, a unique gene delivery technology, announced an exclusive license agreement with ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIA) for its ARGENT™ gene expression regulation technology MarketWire

NetBeans IDE 7.0 Now Available
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire Reports Record P2P Lending Growth in the First Quarter of 2011, America's first peer-to-peer lending marketplace with more than one million members and $225 million in funded loans, today released its peer-to-peer lending results for the first quarter of 2011 which showed a 38% increase in the number of loans funded in the first quarter of 2011 compared to the fourth quarter of 2010 MarketWire

TriPoint Global Equities, LLC Announces Julie Chen as the Head of Newly Launched Research Division
TriPoint Global Equities, LLC, ("TriPoint") a FINRA member and leading boutique investment bank that provides U.S. and non-U.S. companies with capital raising and corporate and strategic advisory services, today announces the launch of its Research Division. The Research Division, headed by Ms. Julie Chen, brings new research focus and capabilities to TriPoint. Ms MarketWire

WABCO Further Strengthens Global Management Team; Appoints Chief Quality Officer to Newly Created Executive Position
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced an executive appointment to the newly created position of Chief Quality Officer, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $13 Million in Senior Secured Second Lien Financing to Support Annex Capital's Purchase of a Leading Food Services Company
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has made a secured debt investment of $13 million to support the acquisition of a leading food distributor (the "Company") by Annex Capital Management ("Annex"). MarketWire

Elray Gaming Looks to Expand Operations With Acquisition of Maltese Online Gaming Company
Elray Resources Inc (OTCBB: ELRA), through its subsidiary Elray Gaming, announced it has entered negotiations to acquire an established online gaming company in Malta for possible entry into European Union (EU) gaming market. MarketWire

Medagate Launches OTCMedicaid Card Platform to Help Medicaid Programs Improve HEDIS Wellness Scores
Medagate Corporation, the company that powers OTCNetwork™ the only national over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare benefits payments platform, today launched its OTCMedicaid™ card platform, developed to help Medicaid Programs improve Health Effectiveness Data Set (HEDIS) scores through administered OTC benefit and health incentive programs MarketWire

Sen Yu International Holdings Gets Clean Bill of Health
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GFI Group Launches US Coal Desk
GFI Group Inc. (NYSE: GFIG) today announced it has set up a US Coal Desk in its New York office. The new desk will broker US and European centrally-cleared coal swaps for domestic clients using a single screen. Working closely with GFI's existing coal desk in London, the US desk will add to the already strong position GFI holds in the global coal markets by now offering U.S MarketWire

Inspiring Moms' 2010-2011 Tracking Study Reveals That 2 out of 3 Moms Feel Unprepared, Lost and Dissatisfied
Amy Hilbrich Davis, Founder and CEO of Inspiring Moms, a company that provides professional development for motherhood, announces that the majority of mothers don't feel successful at juggling the demands of motherhood. In her company's on-going study of currently over 1,000 moms, she found that almost two-thirds of all moms don't feel like they are thriving in motherhood MarketWire

Jonas Brothers Are the Least Loved on Social Media
It appears in the battle of teen bands, The Jonas Brothers are lagging as social media users rank the group as their least loved teen rock band. MarketWire

U.S. Midwest Completes $2.5 Billion in Power Projects in First-Quarter 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. Midwest wrapped up more than $2.5 billion in Power Industry projects from January through March of this year. This figure includes $1.88 billion in wind power projects, including Alliant Energy Corporation's (NYSE:LNT) (Madison, Wisconsin) Bent Tree Windfarm near Hartland, Minnesota. MarketWire

Fresh Start Private Signs Contract With Leading Health Insurance Company Aetna Health Management, LLC for Claims for Its Alcohol Treatment Day-Procedure
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, announced that its alcohol treatment procedure has signed a contract with Aetna Health Management, LLC Individual and Family Plan Underwriting Department for the approval of its alcohol treatment program. MarketWire

Greater Houston Area Lines Up $6.2 Billion in Industrial Project Starts for 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The 10-county greater Houston, Texas, area, which includes Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery and Wharton counties, has 261 major industrial projects scheduled to begin construction this year, representing more than $6.2 billion in total investment value MarketWire

Alexandria - Frost & Sullivan 2011 India Healthcare Excellence Awards Is Back Again
After the grand success of 2010 India Healthcare Excellence Awards, Alexandria and Frost & Sullivan again announce the 2011 Edition of 'India Healthcare Excellence Awards' to be held on 23 September, 2011 in Mumbai. MarketWire

TVA Decides to Retire 18 Coal Generators, Finish at Least One Nuclear Unit, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Tennessee Valley Authority (NYSE:TVE) (Knoxville, Tennessee) took a big step toward a greener future last week when its board of directors decided to permanently retire 2,700 megawatts (MW) of coal-fired generation capacity and finish construction of at least one partially built nuclear unit. MarketWire

EPA Draft Rules, Low Gas Prices Slow New U.S. Power Development, a "Navigating the Currents of Change" Webcast on
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Development of new coal-fired electric generation capacity has slowed to a virtual standstill because of draft regulations from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (Washington, D.C.) and low natural gas prices, according to Brock Ramey, IIR's research manager for North American Power MarketWire

New Zealand's Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited (LIC) Supports Agria Singapore's Partial Takeover Offer of PGG Wrightson Limited
Agria Corporation (NYSE: GRO) (the "Company" or "Agria"), a China-based company with investments in the agriculture sector, announced today that New Zealand-based Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited (LIC) has agreed to support Agria (Singapore) Pte Limited's partial takeover offer for PGG Wrightson Limited (PGW) by providing a loan to Agria (Singapore). MarketWire

InterWest Doubles Down on Digital Media, Cloud Computing, Consumer Internet & Mobile
InterWest Partners, a leading diversified venture capital firm, today announced two changes to its investing team: Keval Desai, a former Google executive and well-known angel investor, has joined the firm as a partner; in addition, Bruce Cleveland, who joined the firm as a partner in 2006, has been promoted to general partner. MarketWire

Whole Foods Market Expands to Eco-Safe's Largest System
Eco-Safe Systems USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ESFS) is pleased to announce an order to expand the Eco-Safe Ozone Disinfection System at the Whole Foods Market in Venice, CA to its largest system. MarketWire

Prom Resources Inc. (PRMO) Announces Ivory Coast Property Acquisition
Prom Resources Inc. (the Company) (PINKSHEETS: PRMO) is pleased to announce it is negotiating the acquisition of additional properties in the Republic of the Ivory Coast in West Africa (Republic of Côte d'Ivoire). The company believes that the properties are showing significant gold bearing material MarketWire

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Announces Shareholder Conference Call Advisory
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KBLB) announces an advance conference call advisory for all shareholders and other interested parties. MarketWire

GMAT Exam Now Accepted by More Than 5,000 Business and Management Programs Around the World
The GMAT exam, the most widely used assessment for business and management programs around the world, has reached a new milestone as the number of programs accepting the exam has now exceeded 5,000 for the first time, according to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). MarketWire

Walkers Shortbread Avert a Three-Day System Outage After a Snowstorm Threatens Their IBM i Environment
Maxava, a global leader in IBM i high availability (HA) software, today announced that Walkers Shortbread Limited, bakers of world-renowned shortbread and other treats, has successfully implemented a full system fail-over using the Maxava HA Enterprise solution to provide real-time disaster recovery (DR) for its IBM i environment after a snowstorm affected their production machine. MarketWire

AlexandAlexa Launch Royal Wedding Collection & Mini Look-A-Like Competition in Association With Hamleys
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Selects Digital Lightwave Network Impairment Observer Solution
Digital Lightwave, Inc. today announced that the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has purchased the Network Impairment Observer (NIO) solution for the monitoring and testing of their international transport network. MarketWire

Datacert Helps Advance Legal Technology Education for In-House Counsel in Europe
Datacert, Inc., the premier global provider of enterprise legal management solutions, announced today that it will partner with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Europe and Autonomy to host an education series designed for in-house counsel titled "ACC Europe Technology Roadshow MarketWire

Elephant Talk and Its ValidSoft Subsidiary Featured in Josh Levine's MicroCap Investor Newsletter
Elephant Talk Communications Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) ( has announced that the company and its wholly-owned subsidiary, ValidSoft Limited, ( were featured recently by Josh Levine in his MicroCap Investor newsletter. The report is available at: MarketWire

International Rock Legend Gene Simmons and to Host First Interactive Global Fan Chat in 53 Languages
Intertainment Media Inc. ("Intertainment" or the "Company") (TSX-V: INT)(OTCBB: ITMTF)(FRANKFURT: I4T) announces that (, the social media, real time, language translation platform, will power international rock legend, accomplished global entrepreneur, business partner and spokesperson, and one of the world''s most recognized personalities, Gene Simmons as Mr MarketWire

IronKey and Ceedo Secure Virtual Desktop Applications
IronKey, the leader in securing data and online access, along with Ceedo today announced the launch of their secure workspace virtualisation solution, designed for the mobile enterprise. As more businesses and government agencies adopt mobile workforces, enterprise must also meet the demands of compliance MarketWire

Test & Measurement World Chooses Teledyne DALSA's Piranha HS 12k Camera as Best in Test Award Finalist
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Despatch Industries Sees Significant Growth in Orders for VOC Thermal Oxidizer Upgrade Package
Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces that in the last six months, the company has received orders to upgrade more than 1.2GW of its installed base of CF Series firing and drying furnaces with VOC Thermal Oxidizers MarketWire

Bluelock Optimizes VMware Cloud Services Capabilities With Xsigo
Xsigo Systems, Inc., the leader in I/O virtualization, today announced that Bluelock, an experienced provider of Virtual Datacenters hosted in the public cloud, has deployed Xsigo virtual I/O in their VMware vCloud® services data center MarketWire

173 Million Wi-Fi Direct-Enabled Devices to Ship in 2011, Says In-Stat
Already on the market in small numbers, Wi-Fi Direct is expected to have a break out year in 2011. The number of Wi-Fi Direct-enabled devices shipped will reach 173 million, says In-Stat ( Devices shipping with embedded Wi-Fi Direct in 2011 will be led by desktop PCs, digital TVs, mobile phones, and notebook PCs. MarketWire

Cubic's Sydney ETS Project on Track
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) announced that the Managing Director of Cubic Transportation Systems Australasia, Matt Cole, confirmed today that the Sydney smart card ticketing project is on time and on budget. MarketWire

New Study Shows Supplementation With Nutrition 21's Chromium May Help Protect the Brain From Damage Caused by Insulin-Induced Hypoglycemia
Nutrition 21, Inc. (OTCBB: NXXI), the developer and marketer of clinically substantiated ingredients for dietary supplements, foods and beverages, and animal nutrition, today announced the results of a preclinical study showing its chromium histidinate helps protect the brain from damage caused by hypoglycemia (or very low blood sugar) induced by a high dose of insulin MarketWire

Riverwood Solutions Announces Expansion in Europe
Riverwood Solutions, a leading operations consulting and managed services provider, today announced that Andrew Berger has joined the firm as Vice President of European Operations to manage a new regional headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. The new Zurich office will support the company's European growth and Mr MarketWire

8th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference
The 8th Annual Taglich Brothers Small Cap Equity Conference will be held in Manhattan at the New York Athletic Club on Tuesday, May 3, 2011. MarketWire

EnergySolutions to Discuss Nuclear Station License Stewardship Accounting Methodology -- Update
EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES)announced today that, in connection with its previously scheduledconference call at 5:00 p.m. EDT today to discuss the license stewardshipaccounting methodology, it is making the following materials available fordiscussion: MarketWire

Ditch the Rent and Buy a Brand New Home at The Ranch
Now is a great time to lose your landlord and gain your freedom during the Ditch the Rent Event at The Ranch in at Mossdale Landing. This special offer is for a limited time only, so visit now and make the smart move from renting to owning at this single-family detached neighborhood by William Lyon Homes, where prices start from the high $100,000s MarketWire

Kansas City IT Company MDL Technology, LLC Reviews Impact of Google's Ultra High Speed Network on Cloud Computing in Kansas City
As cloud computing continues to be important to area businesses, Kansas City IT company MDL Technology, LLC reviews what Google's high-speed network means for cloud computing in Kansas City. MarketWire

Ryla Teleservices, Inc. Employees Represented by Nichols Kaster, PLLP File Action in California to Recover Unpaid Overtime Wages
On April 19, 2011, Ryla Teleservices, Inc. ("Ryla") call center employees Elizabeth Shea and Barbara Gurtin ("Plaintiffs") filed an action in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, on behalf of themselves and others similarly situated, to recover unpaid overtime wages under the Fair Labor Standards Act and California's overtime laws. MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Corporate Web Security - Market Quadrant 2011"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "Corporate Web Security - Market Quadrant 2011," provides a competitive analysis of the Corporate Web Security market MarketWire

Melrose Jewelers Is Now the Leading Online Rolex Watch Retailer in Jackson, Mississippi
Melrose Jewelers: Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, today announced that it has become the #1 Online Rolex Retailer in Mississippi including Jackson, Gulfport, Biloxi, Hattiesburg, Greenville, and Meridian. In Q1 of 2011 Melrose Jewelers' revenue from Mississippi jumped over 74% over the same period last year. MarketWire

West Java FSRU Time Charter Party Execution
As a further update to our press announcements made on October 12 and November 4, 2010, Golar LNG Energy is pleased to announce that the long term Floating Storage and Regasification (FSRU) and Mooring time charter with PT Nusantara Regas, a joint venture between Pertamina and PGN ("West Java FSRU Project ") has been concluded and was executed on April 20 2011. GlobeNewswire

Ahold shareholders adopt 2010 financial statements
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 20, 2011 - Ahold today held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) at het Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ in Amsterdam. The meeting was attended by 315 shareholders, representing approximately 742 million votes. GlobeNewswire

Neil Finn, lead singer of Crowded House and highly respected songwriter will lend his support to the New Zealand Gala Fundraiser in aid of Christchurch
PRESS RELEASE 20.04.2011London, UK GlobeNewswire

Dick Boer adresses Ahold AGM 2011

Pöyry exercises purchase option to acquire Group's Head Office building in Vantaa, Finland
PÖYRY PLC        Company Announcement 20 April 2011 at 4.30 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Composition of Huhtamäki Oyj's Board Committees

Resolutions of Huhtamäki Oyj's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Metso issues a positive profit warning
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on April 20, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

ARKEON FINANCE, ATOUT CAPITAL, INVEST SECURITIES and SIMON ASSOCIES are partners at the Smallcap Event in Paris for the promotion of smallcaps. NYSE Euronext is sponsor.

Pöyry to design a biofuel fired power plant for Hämeenkyrön Voima, Finland
PÖYRY PLC        Press release, 20 April 2011 at 2.20 p.m.Pöyry's Energy business group has been awarded an agreement by Hämeenkyrön Voima Oy for the engineering services of a biofuel fired power plant to be built in the M-real Kyro mill area GlobeNewswire

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. GlobeNewswire

Annual Information Update
Novae Group plc GlobeNewswire

Alma Media's Q1 interim report to be published on 29 April 2011
Alma Media Corporation Stock exchange release 20 April 2011 at 12.45 EEST GlobeNewswire

IFCO Systems N.V. /IFCO SYSTEMS N.V. ANNOUNCES CHANGE OF CONTROL REPURCHASE OF ITS OUTSTANDING GUARANTEED SENIOR SECURED NOTES DUE 2016 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. achieves keel laying milestone for Semi-submersible Vessel FORTE
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) attended the keel laying ceremony of the 50,000DWT semi-submersible vessel FORTE at the GSI facility in Qidong, China. Senior executives from Guangzhou Shipbuilding International (GSI), Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and Fairstar witnessed the first block being lowered into the dry dock. GlobeNewswire

SeaBird - Notice of Annual General Meeting and Annual Report 2010
20 April 2011. Cyprus: SeaBird Exploration PLC ("SeaBird" or "SBX"): GlobeNewswire

Interim Report Axfood AB - 1 Jan.-31 March 2011
- Axfood's consolidated sales for the period January-March totalled SEK 8,257 m (8,210), an increase of 0.6%. GlobeNewswire

Interim Report 1 January - 31 March 2011
Financial results for the first quarter GlobeNewswire

397,408 Orion A-shares converted into B-shares


Ordina announces sale of Finext

Wärtsilä Corporation INTERIM REPORT 20 April 2011 at 8.30 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Sanoma acquires Benelux TV operations from ProSiebenSat.1 with prominent partners
Stock Exchange Release 20/4/201104.50 GlobeNewswire

Bayfield Reports Silver Results from Further Assaying 2010 Drilling in Rainy River, NW Ontario
Suite 2230 - 885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3E8, GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic wins arbitration case against Helmholtz Zentrum München
Not for release, publication or distribution in the United States, Canada, Australia or JapanThis announcement does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the securities of Bavarian Nordic A/S (the "Securities") in the United States or in any other jurisdiction GlobeNewswire

Rome's Prospector II Reverse Circulation Drill Will Accelerate Evaluation of Rome's Extensive Properties
Rome Resources Ltd. GlobeNewswire

Commercial Court, Zurich rules in favour of ARYZTA AG.
ARYZTA AG /Commercial Court, Zurich rules in favour of ARYZTA AG.. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

THIN - Voting disclosure
The instant notice is issued by Thin Film Electronics ASA ("Thinfilm") on behalf of a person with disclosure obligation.Morten Opstad, chairman of the board of directors of Thinfilm who shall also open the annual general meeting on 10 May 2011, had until this morning received powers of attorney to represent and vote for a total of 46,555,454 shares, corresponding to 16 GlobeNewswire

Outokumpu's first quarter 2011 - better demand improved profitability
PRESS RELEASE20 April 2011 at 9.10 am EET GlobeNewswire

Outokumpu Oyj - increased demand improved profitability
INTERIM REPORT20 April 2011 at 9.00 am EET GlobeNewswire

New segment reporting as from January 1
As of 1 January 2011, TradeDoubler applies a new segment reporting where segments consist of six market units within Network as well as the business units Technology and Search. GlobeNewswire

Imtech: export of technology to Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabia
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) announces that it has received orders to a total value of over 35 million euro for high tech E&I (electrical and instrumentation) solutions in Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabia. In Kazakhstan, Imtech is working structurally on the technical infrastructure for the extraction of oil in one of the largest oil fields in the world GlobeNewswire

New appointments complete senior management team
TradeDoubler, the number one pan-European performance marketing company, has appointed Rob Wilson Market Unit Leader North West and Dr. Falk von Westarp Market Unit Leader Central. Both will join TradeDoubler's Senior Leadership Team. GlobeNewswire

Interim Report January - March 2011
Good volume growth and a 10% increase in revenues despite negative currency effects and full impact of earlier price reductions GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Limited ("Golar" or the "Company") advises that its 61% subsidiary, Golar LNG Energy Limited, has today published the attached press release in connection with the signing of the charter party for the West Java FSRU project. GlobeNewswire

Model Jennifer England Named 2011 St. Pauli Girl
Chicago, IL, April 20, 2011 - St. Pauli Girl has announced that Jennifer England has been named the 2011 St. Pauli Girl spokesmodel, becoming the 27th girl to don the iconic barmaid outfit. The 2011 St. Pauli Girl poster featuring England will be released on Tuesday, April 19, and available to fans online at England will continue the tradition of bringing the St GlobeNewswire

Metso participating in sustainable urban planning project in China with Aalto University
Metso Corporation's press release on April 20, 2011 at 3:30 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Metso to rebuild a relocated paper machine for Grupo Unipak in Mexico
Metso Corporation's press release on April 20, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil to publish its first quarter results on 29 April 2011
Neste Oil Corporation Press Release20 April 2011 at 1 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

GOLAR LNG LIMITED - Further New Building LNG Carriers

Heineken N.V. Trading Update - First Quarter 2011
Amsterdam, 20 April 2011 - Heineken N.V. today announced its trading update for the first quarter of 2011. GlobeNewswire

Galapagos delivers validated oncology targets to Janssen
Mechelen, Belgium; 20 April 2011 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that its BioFocus service division has delivered a panel of validated oncology targets in its collaboration with Janssen Research & Development, a division of Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (Janssen) GlobeNewswire

Lomiko Metals (TSXV:LMR) to Benefit from Chinese Investment in Cassiar Gold Camp - Video Highlights of Resourcexinvestor Report on
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 19, 2011 - Lomiko Metals (TSXV:LMR) featured in a report issued today by GlobeNewswire

ADVA AG Optical Networking / /Ad hoc: ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING REPORTS Q1 2011 FINANCIAL RESULTS IN LINE WITH GUIDANCE . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Basware share subscriptions with warrants and increase in share capital
Basware share subscriptions with warrants and increase in share capital GlobeNewswire

Notice of report acc. to §§ 37v-x WpHG:Carl Zeiss Meditec AG:Notice of report acc. to §§ 37v-x et seqq. WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act) with the aim of pan-European distribution
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG / /Notice of report acc. to §§ 37v-x et seqq. WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act) with the aim of pan-European distribution . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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