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Trips plus measures outside WTO framework not acceptable: Anand Sharma
Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma today reiterated that India will not accept any trips plus decision that is taken outside the multilateral framework. ANI

China's export growth expected to decline
China's export are expected to decline after being hit by external and internal pressures, government reports have said. ANI

China's economy set to surpass US in 2016: IMF
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that China's economy will exceed the United States' in 2016. ANI

Eternite Acquires Larry (HK) and Larry (Singapore) at a Consideration of HK$400,000,000
Eternite International Company Limited, ("Eternite" or "the Company"; SEHK: 8351) announced it was to acquire a target company which holds 100% of the equity interest of each of Larry Jewelry Limited ("Larry HK") and Larry Jewelry (1967) pte ACN Newswire

Sharp Provides Large Multi-Screen Display System to Huis Ten Bosch Theme Park in Nagasaki, Japan
Sharp Corporation is providing the theme park of Huis Ten Bosch Co., Ltd. (Sasebo City, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan; President & CEO: Hideo Sawada) with a multi-screen display system. Comprising a large front screen surrounded by screens on the top, bottom, left, and right, the system engulfs visitors on five sides with detailed life-like images in a new kind of image space ACN Newswire iPad2 Suffers Capacity Crisis reports iPad2 is suffering a capacity crisis, and analyzes that this year shipment will decrease from 43.7 million units to 39.7 million units.iPad2 is still suffring from shortages in the United States. At the local Apple on-line mall, the iPad2 is still out of stock, and cannot be ordered ACN Newswire

China Mandarin Announces Acquisition of 333,000 sq.m. Land in Xiangtan City of Hunan Province
China Mandarin Holdings Limited ("China Mandarin"/ "the Group") (HKSE Code: 00009 ACN Newswire

RIKEN: New Study Sheds Light on Evolution of 2009 Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) Virus in Japan
Analysis of mutations of the 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) virus by researchers at the RIKEN Omics Science Center (OSC) has revealed major genetic differences between the virus in its early phase of infection in Japan and in its peak phase ACN Newswire

Russell Global Indexes: Consumer Discretionary Leads All Sectors in the Russell Asia Pacific Ex-Japan Index YTD Through April 25
The Russell Asia Pacific ex-Japan Index (6.3%) outperformed the Russell Japan Index (-6.3%) by almost 13 percentage points year-to-date as all nine sectors reflected positive returns. The Russell Asia Pacific ex-Japan Index was led by strong returns in the consumer discretionary sector which reflected a gain of 12.1% through April 25, 2011 MarketWire

PcVue to Exhibit Award Winning SCADA at WindPower 2011
PcVue, a subsidiary of ARC Informatique and HMI, SCADA and MES software automation solutions, will showcase its award winning PcVue SCADA Software for supervisory control and data acquisition at the WindPower 2011 Conference and Exhibition ("WindPower 2011") held at the Anaheim Convention Center, in CA from May 22 - 25. MarketWire

Comora Products Signs Deal for Appearance on "The Balancing Act" Airing on Lifetime Television
Dr Jeremy Clapp, CEO Comora Products, is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed between 'The Balancing Act' and Comora Products Inc. to have the Comora Beauty Bar featured in July on the premiere women's morning show that runs daily between 7 and 8am (ET) on Lifetime Television MarketWire

Cistera Networks Delivers Record Full Year Profit
Cistera Networks® (PINKSHEETS: CNWT), a leading provider of enterprise application platforms and engines for unified communications, announces reported record results for Full Year ended March 31, 2011 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP except EBITDA). MarketWire

Timberland Bancorp Earns $1.08 Million in Fiscal Second Quarter 2011
Timberland Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSBK)("Timberland" or "the Company") today reported fiscal 2011 second quarterearnings of $1.08 million. Net income available to common shareholdersafter adjusting for the preferred stock dividend and the preferred stockdiscount accretion was $819,000, or $0.12 per diluted common share. Thiscompares to net income to common shareholders of $1 MarketWire

Mediware to Report Third Quarter Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2011 on Tuesday, May 3rd
Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDW) announced today that the Company will release the financial results for the third quarter of its Fiscal Year 2011 on Tuesday, May 3rd. Mediware representatives, including Thomas Mann, Mediware's president and chief executive officer, will discuss the Company's results for the quarter ending March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Trycera Financial, Inc. Receives First Installment of $2.5 Million Investment Funding
Trycera Financial, Inc. (OTCBB: TRYF), a diversified financial services company, today announced it has received its first deposit of a committed total of $2.5 million investment capital from a private party on the basis of equity. The capital will be used for marketing, business development and working capital and to implement and bolster both new and existing product marketing campaigns MarketWire

How to Set Quantifiable PR Objectives That the C-Suite Loves: Proving Value, Improving Performance and Securing Maximum Budget

Roland Announces 64-Inch VersaUV Hybrid Roll-to-Roll and Flatbed UV-LED Inkjet Printer
Roland DGA Corp. today introduced the 64-inch VersaUV LEJ-640 UV-LED wide-format hybrid inkjet printer. Based on award-winning VersaUV technology, the LEJ-640 prints CMYK, white and clear on substrates ranging from roll media to half-inch thick board stocks for premium custom graphics with unique special effects and finishes. MarketWire

The Activators Offer Fun Fitness Tips for National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
Did you know that National Physical Fitness & Sports Month is just around the corner?! Spring into action this May with The Activators -- a recently launched children's fitness entertainment group formed through My Gym Children's Fitness Center. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties Secures Lease Renewal With CDC in Atlanta
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), one of the largest owners and operators of office properties in the Southeast, today announced that it has renewed a lease for 100,800 square feet at 1825 Century Center in Atlanta with the General Services Administration ("GSA") on behalf of the Centers for Disease Control ("CDC") MarketWire

Moog Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Webcast on May 2, 2011
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) will release its second quarter fiscal 2011 earnings for the period ended April 2, 2011 on Monday, May 2, 2011. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet MarketWire

Women Entrepreneurs Now Own 7.8 Million Small Businesses in the U.S., an Increase of 20.1 Percent Since 2002
This year, as business and government leaders prepare to gather in Washington, D.C. to celebrate National Small Business Week (May 16-20), Stroller Strides wants to highlight the fact that today, according to the National Women's Business Council (NWBC), women own 7.8 million of the 27.2 million small businesses in America. MarketWire

Acclaimed National Kitchenware Retailer Sur La Table Cooks Up Successful Debut on ShopNBC
ShopNBC (NASDAQ: VVTV) (, a premium interactive retailer via TV, Internet, mobile and social, announced today the successful launch of acclaimed national kitchenware retailer Sur La Table on the network MarketWire

lia sophia Says Direct Selling Offers Personal and Professional Satisfaction
Each year since 1963, the President of the United States has set aside one week to recognize the contributions that small businesses make to America's economy. This year, National Small Business Week is set for May 16 - 20, and lia sophia thinks that this celebration of entrepreneurship in America is a perfect time to think about the opportunity of small business ownership. MarketWire

EnerNOC to Announce First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 4, 2011
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 after market close on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. On that day, the company will hold a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

intiGrow Announces the Appointment of Terry Davidson
intiGrow, an Information Technology consulting firm with US headquarters in Atlanta, GA, has appointed Terry Davidson as Senior Account Executive. intiGrow is a provider of consulting services for IT security, particularly identity and access management. Mr. Davidson will implement sales and marketing programs and manage revenue growth. MarketWire

Accellera Announces IP Tagging Effort, Calls for Participation
Accellera, the electronics industry organization focused on the creation and adoption of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) standards and Intellectual Property (IP) standards, announced today that it is kicking off an IP Tagging effort that will benefit the electronics industry by tracking soft IP information which will be automatically added and detectable in the final GDSII database format MarketWire

SmartStop(TM) Self Storage Signs On as Presenting Sponsor of 2011 Team Mountain Khakis Cycling Team
SmartStop™ Self Storage, the retail brand for Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI), has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the 2011 Team Mountain Khakis (TMK) cycling team. MarketWire

The World's Top Innovators Gather as X PRIZE Foundation Raises Funds to Solve the World's Grand Challenges

Ecology and Environment, Inc. Promotes Cheryl A. Karpowicz to Senior Vice President, Robert J. King to Vice President
Fueled by continuing global and domestic growth, Ecology and Environment, Inc. (E & E) (NASDAQ: EEI) is pleased to announce that Cheryl A. Karpowicz, AICP, has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Robert J. King has been promoted to Vice President. MarketWire

Costco Wholesale Corporation Announces Expansion of Its Stock Repurchase Program and an Increase in Its Quarterly Cash Dividend
Costco Wholesale Corporation ("Costco" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: COST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a common stock repurchase program of up to $4 billion. This program will expire in April 2015 and replaces the existing program, which has unused authorization of approximately $800 million, which will expire in July 2011 MarketWire

Watch Jake Shields Challenge Undefeated UFC Champion Georges St-Pierre Live on Pay-Per-View at Barona Resort & Casino on April 30
Head to Barona Resort & Casino on Saturday, April 30 at 6 p.m. to watch submission specialist Jake Shields step up to challenge boxing superstar and UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre ("GSP"), live on pay-per-view. St-Pierre, known as one of the most dominant UFC champions in history, has not lost a round let alone a fight in over three years MarketWire

World's Top CEOs & Philanthropists Debate and Decide Which of Humanity's Grand Challenges Could Be Solved by X PRIZEs; X PRIZE Foundation's Visioneering Workshop Identifies Top Prize Ideas
The X PRIZE Foundation hosted more than a hundred CEOs, philanthropists, heads of innovation and government leaders at its annual "Visioneering Workshop" held at Fox Studios in Los Angeles on April 16th and 17th, 2011. The weekend was focused on identifying the world's biggest problems, the "Grand Challenges" which are best addressable through incentive competitions MarketWire

Enterologics, Inc. Launches Corporate Website
Enterologics, Inc. (OTCBB: ELGO), a biotechnology company, today announced the launch of The website provides information about the Company, as well as information about probiotics and their potential role for treating individuals with gastrointestinal (GI) disorders. MarketWire

ViTelCare Home Health Monitoring Contract With Department of Veterans Affairs Awarded
Contract expands the use of ViTelCare T400 in-home management system among veterans with chronic conditions, PTSD, substance abuse and other conditions ViTelCare is a provider of innovative home telehealth systems to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) since 2004 Visual Telecommunication Network, Inc MarketWire

Scorpio Tankers Inc. Announces an Agreement to Purchase Two Product Tankers
Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) ("Scorpio Tankers", or the "Company") announced today that the Company agreed to acquire two 51,000 DWT product tankers for an aggregate purchase price of $70.0 million. The ships were built in 2008 at the STX shipyard in Korea and are charter free. MarketWire

Smartronix Announces Weathers the Storm
On April 21, Amazon Web Services (AWS) experienced a service interruption after a failure at its regional datacenter in Northern Virginia. This interruption resulted in availability issues for multiple sites hosted within its Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) environment MarketWire

Indeck Energy: Fewer Fines Means Higher Quality Wood Pellets
Indeck Energy Premium Wood Pellets, manufactured by Indeck Ladysmith, LLC, contain about 80 percent less fines than required by the Pellet Fuels Institute, creating less dust and preventing potentially costly maintenance issues for consumers. MarketWire

Text My Market's (TITL) Text to Call Feature Ready for Release
Title Consulting Services, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: TITL)( subsidiary Text My Market ( is excited to announce that its text to call feature is in final live beta testing and nearly ready for release. MarketWire

Socialwise, Inc. Issues Announcement
Socialwise, Inc. (OTCBB: SCLW) announced today that James Collas is stepping down from his roles as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to devote himself full time to the internal operations of the Company MarketWire

Caring Comes Full Circle as Volunteers Make Safety Improvements for Struggling Caregivers
Rebuilding Together Montgomery County (RTMC) has recruited over 1,000 volunteers to repair the homes of 31 low-income homeowners in the Montgomery County community. RTMC is one of 200 affiliates participating in this nationwide effort to repair 10,000 homes this National Rebuilding Day weekend MarketWire

Realogy to Release First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Host Webcast on May 4
Realogy Corporation will release its first quarter 2011 financial results and file its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. MarketWire

H&R Block Names William C. Cobb President and CEO
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced that William C. Cobb has been appointed president and CEO, effective May 16. Cobb will replace Alan Bennett, who was appointed CEO in July 2010. Bennett will remain on the company's board of directors through September. MarketWire

Walk MS Is More Important Than Ever
In running shoes, wheelchairs and strollers, on scooters and holding leashes, 13,000 neighbors will gather this Sunday morning for Walk MS. MarketWire

Annette Starbuck Is the Ultimate 'Goodie Girl'
Gearing up for the May 2011 opening the first storefront location of Goodie Girls ( in Glendale, Calif., her creative and wildly delicious, highly acclaimed new line of designer cupcakes, Annette Starbuck laughs when she thinks back to the first time she tried to cook anything while growing up in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. MarketWire

SUFFER Announces Production of iPhone App
SUFFER (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) today announced that the company has begun production of an iPhone Application. MarketWire

Datran Media Executives to Discuss a Broad Range of Trends, Issues and Solutions Impacting Digital Brand Marketing and Publishing Success at Upcoming Industry Events
Datran Media, a leading digital marketing technology company, today announced that several of its key executives will speak at upcoming privacy and online marketing conferences including the W3C Workshop on Web Tracking and User Privacy, MediaPost's Email Insider Summit, DIGIDAY: Target and MarketingProfs University MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Announces First Quarter Conference Call
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, will release its first quarter earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, May 11, 2011. The company will host a conference call, including a question and answer opportunity, to discuss the financial results at 9:00 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Avantis Medical Systems, Inc. Announces Appointment of Rick Randall as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Avantis Medical Systems, Inc., a technology leader in developing novel catheter-mounted digital imaging devices for use in gastroenterology procedures, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rick Randall as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. MarketWire

H&R Block Releases Tax Season Results Through April 18
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) MarketWire

Lois Boyd Appointed Leader of Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation
Hertz (NYSE: HTZ) announced today that Lois I. Boyd has been named Executive Vice President and President, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), effective immediately. Ms. Boyd had been serving as leader of the Company's Advantage car rental brand and Hertz has appointed Gary Fulena Acting General Manager, Advantage Rent-a-Car. MarketWire

Fresh Start Private to Expand With Existing Licensed Medical Clinics
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, announced today that it will be expanding its services by licensing its treatment to licensed medical clinics. MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Reports Earnings Increase
Elmira Savings Bank, FSB (NASDAQ: ESBK) todayannounced net income for the three months ended March 31, 2011 totaling$1,114,000 or $.38 per diluted share, compared to the $1,079,000 of netincome or $.36 per diluted share reported for the same period in 2010.This represents a $35,000 or 3% increase in net income from thecorresponding period in 2010. MarketWire

Saia Earns Lowe's 2010 Silver Award
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) today announced that it has been named the "2010 Silver Team Award" recipient by Lowe's Companies, Inc. This is the 11th consecutive year Saia has been recognized by the world's second largest home improvement company. MarketWire

CreditRiskMonitor Announces 1Q Results and Stock Repurchase Plan
CreditRiskMonitor (OTCBB: CRMZ) reportedthat revenues increased 10% to $2.44 million for the 3 months ended March31, 2011 compared to last year's first quarter, although operating incomefor the quarter was down. MarketWire

ChemSW to Exhibit at AIHce Conference
ChemSW, Inc., the leading provider of chemical and biochemical inventory management systems, will be exhibiting at the annual American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition (AIHce) Conference MarketWire

Quantum Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results Conference Call
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced that it will issue a news release on its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, ended March 31, 2011, on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, after the close of the market. The company will hold a conference call to discuss these results. MarketWire

Apollo Investment Corporation Announces Postponement of Proposed Senior Convertible Notes Offering
Apollo Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: AINV) announced today that it has postponed its previously announced proposed senior convertible notes ("the Notes") offering at this time. The Company had proposed to offer the Notes in a private placement only to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). MarketWire

Exploring Asia's Top 10 Sacred Sites With Asia Transpacific Journeys
American travelers are increasingly visiting destinations in Asia, a recent survey by revealed. Now they can join the millions of devotees that flock to the continent's most sacred sites each year, and turn a vacation in Asia into a transcendent experience. MarketWire

Action Industries: Expanding Range of Products and Weather Stripping
Action Industries offers an extensive line of weather stripping, fasteners, hardware and garage door accessories. The company is frequently adding new products and expanding offerings to the garage door industry. Engineers at Action Industries are constantly developing new products based on customer specifications or to address various needs in the garage door industry. MarketWire

Hundreds of Bank-Owned Properties to Sell in Georgia Real Estate Auction
Homes, commercial buildings, commercial land tracts and hundreds of residential home sites in Georgia will sell at auction May 25-26, with John Dixon & Associates handling the sale for a major regional bank. MarketWire

Teryl Resources Receives Two Preliminary Assessments for Gil Joint Venture Gold Property for Gold Priced at $1,500 Per Ounce and $1,048 Per Ounce
Teryl Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE: TRC)(OTCBB: TRYLF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has received the preliminary assessment for the Gil Joint Venture Gold Property, Fairbanks Mining District, Alaska. MarketWire

AdvisorShares Announces Partnership With Accuvest Global Advisors
AdvisorShares Investments, LLC, a sponsor of actively managed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), announced today a partnership with Accuvest Global Advisors ("AGA"), to develop an actively managed ETF which will utilize a proprietary global country rotation strategy MarketWire

UPDATE: Zions Direct Announces Municipal Bond Auction Results
Zions Direct (, the online broker-dealer that allows its customers to purchase municipal bonds in its daily web-based auctions, announces their weekly auction results. In auctions closed from April 18, 2011 to April 22, 2011, investors purchasing municipal bonds in the auctions received average tax-exempt yields 1 MarketWire

Varolii Names Craig Kruck as Vice President of Professional Services
Varolii Corporation today announced that it has appointed Craig Kruck as the new Vice President of Professional Services. Kruck is a senior technology professional with more than 20 years of experience directing professional services, product development, information technology, customer service and operations for enterprise technology companies. MarketWire

Marvin(R) Expands Factory Painted Interior Finishes
Marvin Windows and Doors is living up to its "Built around you" promise by offering a factory-applied painted interior finish on all pine window and door products. MarketWire

Ineedmd(R) to Be Honored at Annual Microsoft(R) Health User Group Conference
Software giant Microsoft® has nominated medical device pioneer Ineedmd® for the prestigious 2011 Health Users Group award for innovation in medical technology solutions; specifically those that contribute to Health Vault™, a cloud-based patient data system that Microsoft® hopes to implement as a vital part of the future of healthcare MarketWire

FNC Clients Ready to Comply With GSE Data Initiative
When the GSE's Uniform Collateral Data Portal(SM) (UCDP(SM)) goes live in June, FNC® clients will be ready, the mortgage technology company announced Tuesday. MarketWire

Hagrid Solutions Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
Hagrid Solutions (, the company that is transforming reporting and dashboard design with its self-service solution, Xtraction, today announced that it has been recognized by Gartner in its "Cool Vendors in IT Operations Management, 2011" report of April 15, 2011 by Milind Govekar, David M. Coyle, Debra Curtis, Ronni J. Colville, and Will Cappelli. MarketWire

Pericom Semiconductor to Announce Fiscal Third Quarter Results on May 4, 2011
Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEM), a worldwide supplier of high-speed integrated circuits and frequency control products, will announce its third quarter fiscal 2011 results after market close on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. MarketWire

Westfield Insurance Offers Free Driving Program for 200 Teens at The Mid-Ohio School May 7
Westfield Insurance will host the fourth annual Road Safe Teens Program on Saturday, May 7 at The Mid-Ohio School in Lexington, Ohio. MarketWire

Lessons Learned From Japan Earthquake and Tsunami to Be Addressed at Seismic Risk Mitigation Forum in San Francisco, May 2 - 3
As Japan continues to rebuild after the devastating March 11th earthquake and tsunami, America's leading earthquake experts will gather in San Francisco May 2 - 3 for a forum to explore earthquake risk in America MarketWire

Death Cab for Cutie Unveil Summer Headline Tour; First Slate of Announced Dates Begin July 27th, All Shows to Feature Frightened Rabbit as Support; Fan Club Pre-Sale Tickets Available Starting Friday, April 29th; Eagerly Awaited New Album, "CODES AND KEYS," Arrives Everywhere on May 31st
Atlantic recording group Death Cab for Cutie has set details for their much-anticipated summer headline tour. The dates celebrate the upcoming release of the acclaimed band's eagerly awaited new album, "CODES AND KEYS," which arrives in stores and all online retailers on May 31st. MarketWire

Victory for Smokefree Innotec e-Cigarettes
Smokefree Innotec, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SFIO), an established international distributor of e-cigarettes ( or http://www.realsmokefree MarketWire

Kwik Dry International Offers Attractive Dealerships, Not Carpet Cleaning Franchises
Buying a business is a risky venture. It is only prudent to ensure that one's money is invested as wisely as possible. Kwik Dry International has foregone the traditional business model of carpet cleaning franchises, and has instead implemented a more efficient and profitable "dealership" model. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver to Release First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 5, 2011, Conference Call at 1:00 PM EDT on Same Day
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(FRANKFURT: EJD) plans to release its First Quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday May 5, 2011 prior to the market open. MarketWire

yaM Selected to Present at Under the Radar: Consumerization of the Enterprise
yaM, developer of cloud-based tools designed to make meetings more efficient and productive, today announced that it has been selected to present at this week's Under the Radar Conference: Consumerization of the Enterprise. MarketWire Reaches Terms for Unilateral Debt Conversion
Yippy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YIPI),, the providers of the world's fastest, family friendly, educational search engine and web portal, reports that it has reached unilateral terms of conversion with all debt holders. MarketWire Lead Response Management Platform Named 2011 CODiE Award Finalist, the leading provider of sales intelligence and lead management solutions for sales and marketing professionals, announced today it has been recognized as a CODiE Award Finalist for 2011 in the Best Marketing/Public Relations Solution category. Other finalists in the category include Adobe Systems and the Dow Jones Company. MarketWire

Microsoft Receives Court Approval for Transfer as Agreed With ARIN
The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) announced today that Microsoft has received approval of the US Bankruptcy Court in Delaware that certain Internet Protocol (IP) number resources being transferred to Microsoft from the Nortel bankruptcy will be placed under a registration services agreement between ARIN and Microsoft. MarketWire

PharmStar Pharmaceuticals Reaches Agreement to Purchase 24,000 Sq. Ft. Manufacturing Facility
PharmStar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PHAR), a U.S. drug developer, manufacturer and marketer of the FDA-approved, Over-the-Counter (OTC) liquid pain reliever AQUAPRIN™, announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle to purchase a 24,000 square foot manufacturing facility located on three (3) acres near a pharmaceutical industrial park in Wilson, NC MarketWire

Sexy Hair(R) Launches International Contest; Seeks Artists to Design Limited-Edition Packaging Aimed at Breast Cancer Awareness
Sexy Hair is offering artists around the world an opportunity to design the look of its 2012 Special Edition hairspray cans as it launches its Caring is Sexy: Design Contest ( MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Implements Strategy of Using Regional Management Companies
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 105 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it had implemented its strategy of employing regional hotel management companies to optimize operating results at its hotels MarketWire

Woodworth Offers Claims-Free Discounts up to 30 Percent
J. M. Woodworth Risk Retention Group, Inc., a writer of medical malpractice insurance in New York State, announced today that it is offering discounts up to 30 percent to physicians and surgeons who have not had a claim in the last five years. MarketWire

Bosch Healthcare's Health Buddy System Contract Awarded by Department of Veterans Affairs

CNH to Invest More Than US$ 100 Million in Argentina to Produce Local Combines and Tractors
CNH, a Fiat Industrial company and global leader in the agricultural and construction equipment businesses, today announced its plans to set up a local manufacturing site in Argentina for the production of combines and tractors destined for the Latin American market MarketWire

Direct Insite's Invoices On-Line(R) (IOL) 3.0 Solution Achieves "Certified Integration" With SAP(R) Applications
Direct Insite (OTCBB: DIRI) today announced that its Invoices On-Line® (IOL) 3.0 solution has achieved certified integration with SAP® applications. IOL is certified to interoperate with key SAP functions that support SAP procure-to-pay and order-to-cash related services MarketWire

FormFactor, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) todayannounced its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2011 thatended on March 26, 2011. Quarterly revenues were $40.4 million, down 8%from $43.9 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2010, and up 2% from$39.7 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2010. MarketWire

Hertz Reports Significant Year-Over-Year First Quarter Improvement and Raises Guidance for 2011
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) MarketWire

Splash Into Summer at the 2011 Dairy Farmers of Oregon Milk Carton Boat Race
The Dairy Farmers of Oregon Milk Carton Boat Race returns to Portland's Westmoreland Park with a splash on June 12, 2011. This classic Rose Festival event features hand-made, human powered boats that float entirely by means of milk cartons and jugs. MarketWire

Ensco plc and Pride International Announce Special Shareholder Meetings to be Held on 31 May 2011 to Vote on Proposed Combination
Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) and Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) jointly announced today that they each will hold special shareholder meetings on 31 May 2011 to vote on the merger of their companies, creating the world's second largest mobile offshore drilling fleet MarketWire

Panera Bread Company Reports Q1 2011 Diluted EPS of $1.09, up 33% Over Q1 2010
Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA) MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reported Its Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) (the"Company") today reported its financial results for the first quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. MarketWire

Vytran Hires Giorgio Giaretta as Vice President of Research and Development
Vytran, an innovative supplier of optical fiber splicing and processing solutions, has hired Giorgio Giaretta as Vice President of Research and Development. Giaretta brings to Vytran more than 15 years of experience developing innovative products for the telecommunications and display industries. MarketWire

Miller & Smith Announces The Brownstones of Brambleton
Miller & Smith, an award-winning homebuilder and real estate development company, announces today the model grand opening of The Brownstones of Brambleton, a collection of townhomes with a contemporary flair located in Brambleton in Ashburn, Virginia. MarketWire

Everbridge Awarded Key Technology Patents for Emergency and Non-Emergency Notification Systems
Everbridge, the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that it has been granted U.S. Patents Nos. 7,664,233 and 7,895,263 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. MarketWire

(NUBL) NuMobile, Inc. and (CCTR) China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. Enter Merger and Acquisition Negotiations
NuMobile, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUBL) and China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CCTR) today announced the companies have entered into negotiations intended to structure terms whereby NuMobile would acquire a subsidiary operation from China Crescent. The target China Crescent subsidiary provides original design and manufacturing services primarily within the mobile communication market sector MarketWire

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Promotes Rick Taylor to President and COO
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, today announced Rick Taylor has been promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer. Taylor will continue to report directly to Ned Umehara in his capacity as Chief Executive Officer of all of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U MarketWire

Get Wild This Spring and Summer at Space Farms Zoo and Museum
Space Farms Zoo and Museum, a homespun destination for family fun, is now open for the 2011 season. A hidden gem located in rural Sussex, New Jersey, Space Farms is now home to coati, a mammal of the raccoon family native to Central and South America, and African servals, medium-sized wild cats. MarketWire

EADS North America Names Former HASC Chairman Isaac "Ike" Skelton to Its Board of Directors
The EADS North America Board of Directors has confirmed the board appointment of Ike Skelton, who most recently served for 34 years as a U.S. Representative from Missouri. Skelton's Congressional career culminated in the role of chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, in which capacity he served from 2007 to 2011. MarketWire

Channelinsight Names Ram Gupta to Board of Directors
Channelinsight, the leading provider of channel sales management solutions, announces Ram Gupta has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Simplified, Streamlined and Refocused Business Strategy to Be Presented in CEO Webcast Scheduled for Friday April, 29th
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) today announced the Company has scheduled an on-demand Webcast for release this Friday, April, 29th to present updates to the Company's business strategy for 2011. MarketWire

Skinny Water Partners With Students Run Philly Style to Fight Childhood Obesity for the Largest 10-Mile Race in the Country
Skinny Nutritional Corp. (OTCBB: SKNY), the maker of Skinny Water® and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today they will have a strong presence at the sold out 30,000-person 2011 Broad Street Run. Skinny Water® will be sampling and promoting their brand at the 32nd Annual race taking place in Philadelphia, PA on Sunday, May 1st MarketWire

Channelinsight Raises $10M; Rho Ventures Leads Round
Channelinsight, the leading provider of channel sales management solutions, has secured $10 million in Series C financing, bringing its total funding to $21 million. The round was led by Rho Ventures, with participation from Sevin Rosen Funds, Sequel Venture Partners and Vendanta Capital MarketWire

First Thursdays Art Walk -- Celebrating the Diverse Cultural Art Scene of Laguna Beach -- May 5, 2011, 6 to 9 pm
On May 5th, stroll and trolley around this picturesque town on a self-guided tour of gallery openings, artist demonstrations and receptions, live music and other entertainment and refreshments. There is no beginning or ending point, move around town at your own pace. The event is FREE to the public and so is the trolley service MarketWire

TrustID Launches; Restores Trust to Telephone Commerce, Provides Banks With the First Technology to Counter Social Engineering Threats
TrustID announced its launch of the Telephone Firewall™, a new non-detectable authentication solution to help banks and other financial institutions ensure customers are who they say they are on telephone calls, without excessive caller interrogation. MarketWire

Bosch Home Appliances Clean Up in the Kitchen With Advanced Features
From whisper quiet dishwashers to smart technology that takes the guesswork out of cooking, Bosch home appliances offer a complete suite of kitchen appliances that allows home chefs to shine in the kitchen. MarketWire Announces the Addition of butter LONDON Nail Care, the nation's leading e-commerce specialty retailer providing scientifically sound solutions for healing and maintaining healthy skin, has added the nail care brand butter LONDON to its assortment of premium beauty products. MarketWire

Healthnostics Announces HNS Fund Co.
Healthnostics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNSS) announced the formation of HNS Fund Co. to manage investments in capital markets. These investments will include stock investments, acquisition funding, and startup capital for new enterprises. MarketWire

RAID Incorporated Receives a Standing Ovation From Wall Street Technology Group
On March 11, 2011 Dr. Ercan Kamber received a standing ovation on his presentation at the UNIX group meeting in New York City titled HPC Cluster Parallel File Systems & Storage Architecture Lustre & GPFS. MarketWire

Cliff Consulting, Inc. Expands Staff to Meet Demands of the New Workplace Reality
Cliff Consulting, Inc., a local woman-owned consulting firm, finds demand is up for their partnership model of consulting. In the last few years many critical infrastructure projects have been put on hold due to the economy. Operations are lean and mean but the workplace is stretched. Pent-up demand is now surfacing to get technology improvements, business operations and regulatory projects done MarketWire

7th Annual San Francisco Small Business Week Runs May 16 - 21 With Theme of "Partnering for Prosperity"
It takes a business to make a thriving City. In San Francisco, it takes more than 85,000 of them. From May 16 - 21, San Francisco Small Business Week ( celebrates its seventh year of honoring and supporting those job creators that make vital the City's economy MarketWire

Freeman Health System Selects VHA Inc. Price Benchmarking Service
Freeman Health System, Joplin, Missouri, has selected VHA's price benchmarking service, VHA PriceLYNX to help develop a roadmap to reduce supply chain costs to improve the organization's bottom line. MarketWire

CMG Mortgage Insurance Company First MI Company in U.S. to Insure HarmonyLoan for Credit Unions
Mortgage Harmony Corp., a provider of innovative residential mortgage products, today announced CMG Mortgage Insurance Company (CMG MI) is the first MI company to confirm that it is willing to insure the HarmonyLoan™ products, subject to applicable CMG MI underwriting and policy requirements for qualified credit unions MarketWire

Pegasystems Positioned as a Leader in Leading Analyst Firm's 2011 Magic Quadrant for CRM Customer Service Contact Centers
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA) today announced that it has been positioned as a leader in the "Magic Quadrant for CRM Customer Service Contact Centers," issued by Gartner, a leading independent technology research firm. Pega was identified among the leaders in an evaluation of 12 vendors included in the report. MarketWire

Pulse Beverage Corporation Announces Appointment of Senior Executives
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCBB: PLSB) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert E. Yates as President and Chief Executive Officer and further welcomes Mr. Ron Kendrick to the position of Chief of Product Development MarketWire

Historic Greenbrier Resort to Sell Furniture, China, Other Items at Auction
For decades, the famous Greenbrier Resort held a dark secret: Hidden beneath it was a massive fallout shelter known as the Bunker, built to protect members of Congress in the event of a nuclear attack. MarketWire

Texas Health Outpatient Center Craig Ranch Earns SHAPE Center of Excellence Designation
SHAPE, The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (, a nonprofit organization that promotes early detection and preventive intervention to reduce heart attack risk, today announced the certification of Texas Health Outpatient Center Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas as a SHAPE Center of Excellence MarketWire

Agricultural Bank of China and Bank of Montreal Enter Into a Private Banking Cross-Border Financial Services Cooperation Agreement
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Secures $7,500 Jury Verdict on "Lemon Law" Claim Against Kia Motors America
The Court of Appeals affirmed a Hamilton County jury verdict of $7,500 rendered against Kia Motors America for selling Hobert and Anne Cox a "lemon." The case involved Mr. and Mrs. Cox's purchase of a new 2002 Kia Spectra that was riddled with numerous defects MarketWire

Interventional Cardiac Device Industry to Reach $15.7 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of Axis Research Mind's new report "Global Interventional Cardiology Devices - Market Growth Analysis, 2009-2015" to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Plex Systems, Inc. Launches Series of Webinars Addressing Critical Food Safety Issues
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, which features the Food Safety Management System, today announced the launch of a series of instructive webinars specifically addressing issues of concern for the food and beverage industry. MarketWire

Meijer to Implement Full Suite of Plex Online Solutions
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced Meijer, the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based supercenter chain, has selected Plex Online as the cloud/software as a service (SaaS) enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solution for its manufacturing processes. MarketWire

Introducing Accounts Payable ProTrain: A 3-level Multi-Media Training Program for Accounts Payable Personnel
The Accounts Payable Network today introduced Accounts Payable ProTrain, an in-depth online training program for accounts payable processors, managers, controllers and directors. AP ProTrain is available 24/7 via the Internet so organizations can train accounts payable personnel on their schedule -- from anywhere around the world. MarketWire

Mashery Named One of San Francisco Business Times' 'Best Places to Work'
Mashery, the leading provider of API (Application Programming Interface) management and strategic services, is among the best places to work in the Bay Area, according to the results in this year's "Best Places to Work" poll by the San Francisco Business Times. MarketWire

OSCA Sues UnitedHealth Group & OptumHealth in ERISA Class Action for Abusive Overpayment and Claims Practice
On April 22, 2011, the Ohio State Chiropractic Association (OSCA), along with Dr. Judson Sprandel, II, D.C MarketWire

New Compensation Tool From Kenexa Expands Compensation Solution Set, Streamlines Job Description Management
As the economy begins to recover and hiring increases, employers need to ensure their compensation programs remain competitive and in line with candidate expectations MarketWire

The Talent Board Announces the First Annual North American Candidate Experience Awards
The Talent Board, a non-profit organization focused on facilitating the evolution of the employment candidate experience, today announced details of The Candidate Experience Awards 2011. Designed to evaluate the candidate experience offered by companies throughout the entire recruitment cycle, this benchmark competition is the first-of-its-kind. MarketWire

Workday Introduces Newest Update: Workday 13
Workday, Inc., the leader in SaaS-based enterprise solutions for global human resources (HR), payroll, and financial management, today introduces its current update: Workday 13. MarketWire

Zendesk Captures the Definitive Business Metric: Customer Satisfaction
Zendesk, a web-based help desk software provider, today announced the ability to capture the definitive business metric: customer satisfaction. Customer Satisfaction Ratings provide companies feedback on their customer service experience by allowing customers to rate the quality of support received MarketWire

Declining Production & Increasing Costs Limit Growth Prospects of International Oil Companies has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Gulf of Mexico Shallow Water - Declining Oil and Gas Production and Increasing Cost Limits Growth Prospects of IOCs," to their collection of Energy & Resources market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

JCM Global Names New Director of Sales for JCM Europe
JCM Global, the world leader in currency validation systems, has named Payam Zadeh as Director of Sales for the EMEA territories. Zadeh will work from the company's European office in Düsseldorf, Germany MarketWire

CakeMail Strengthens Email Marketing Platform With Apigee Enterprise API Management
Apigee, the leading provider of API products and services, today announced that CakeMail is using Apigee Enterprise to control and manage its API and provide developers with a flexible, easy-to-use email marketing platform. MarketWire

Patients Perceive EHR Increases Care Quality, Provides for a More Accurate Health Record
Sage Healthcare Division, a unit of Sage North America, today released the results of Sage Healthcare Insights, a survey conducted among patients and physicians to determine attitudes regarding the adoption of electronic health records (EHR). MarketWire

Tierney Brothers Classroom of the Future Grant Winner Announced
Waverly-Shell Rock High School, Waverly, IA is the winner of the 2011 Tierney Brothers Classroom of the Future Technology Grant. MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Recruiting for Hundreds of Long-Term Production Positions
Who: Kelly Services, Inc. - Georgetown, Kentucky What: Currently hiring employees for long-term, temporary production assembly positions in Georgetown, Kentucky. Shift flexibility is required MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes ImThera Medical for Its Breakthrough Neurostimulation Device to Treat Sleep Apnea
Based on its recent analysis of the neurostimulation for sleep apnea market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes ImThera Medical, Inc. with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation for its pioneering sleep apnea device, the aura6000™. MarketWire

FOCUS Brands International Names John Reale Chief Operating Officer
FOCUS Brands announced today that it has hired John Reale as Chief Operating Officer of FOCUS Brands International MarketWire

Deeley Harley-Davidson(R) Canada Names DAC Group H-D1(TM) Factory Custom Program Launch Partner
DAC Group is proud to announce that it has been named as the agency partner for Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada for the introduction of the H-D1™ Factory Custom Launch campaign. The iconic motorcycle brand launched the campaign in Canada on the 19th of April. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Selected to Showcase Its Integrated Energy Management Platform at MDB Capital's Bright Lights Conference in New York City on May 10th, 2011
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB) is pleased to announce its selection for the prestigious NYC Bright Lights Conference on May 10th at 10:30 a.m. ET at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City. Bright Lights is the only conference of its kind with an exclusive focus on publicly-traded companies with disruptive and market changing intellectual property (IP). MarketWire

HR Plus Announces Collaboration With Inquiries, Inc.
HR Plus,, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions for employment and background screening, and a division of AlliedBarton Security Services,, announces its collaboration with Inquiries, Inc. ( HR Plus is teaming up with Inquiries to perform fingerprint history checks of the IAFIS database. MarketWire

Win a Guaranteed $100,000 Cash Prize in May at Four Winds Casino Resort
Four Winds Casino Resort, the premier gaming destination in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that W Club members can win a share of $150,000, including a guaranteed cash prize of $100,000 on Sunday, May 29. Additionally, guests are invited to take advantage of a special seafood buffet on Mother's Day, on Sunday, May 8. MarketWire

CB Gold Inc.-Former Fronteer Gold Chief Geoscientist and Former Legal Counsel to Ministry of Mines and Energy Join CB Gold
CB Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CBJ) ("CB Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Christopher Lee of Touchstone Geoscience and former Chief Geoscientist at Fronteer Gold, as a geological advisor for the exploration of the Company's Vetas Gold Project, and Mrs MarketWire

Quantrix Survey of Business and Finance Professionals Highlights Serious Challenges in Budgeting, Forecasting, and Planning Processes
Quantrix has released the results from a survey it conducted of business and finance professionals about their forecasting and planning processes, teams, and toolsets. The survey results identify and quantify a number of challenges facing business and finance professionals, including the need to provide insightful and rapid responses to requests for alternate business scenarios MarketWire

InsWeb: 3 Reasons COBRA Subscribers Should Consider Health Insurance Alternatives
InsWeb Corporation (NASDAQ: INSW), a leading online insurance comparison provider, today released a list of three reasons why current COBRA subscribers should consider alternative forms of coverage, particularly if they're healthy. MarketWire

China Food Services Provides 1st Quarter 2011 Financial Results
China Food Services, Corp. ( (PINKSHEETS: GDHI) - The Company is pleased to announce that it has posted a 400% sales increase compared from last year's 1st quarter sales report. The company also reduced its quarterly loss from $121,303USD in the 1st quarter of last year to $44,061USD this year. MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. to Receive Second Shipment This Week and Post "Letter From the CEO" on Its Website United Power Solar
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that a second shipment of solar products have been sent to the "United States" via UPS courier represented by tracking number xxxxxxx0643. This shipment marks a monumental step for "United Power Solar" and the company expects to receive the contents of the shipment this week MarketWire

Be Recognized as a Star at the PRSA National Capital Chapter's 43rd Annual Thoth Awards
The Public Relations Society of America National Capital Chapter (PRSA-NCC) announces the call for entries for its 43rd Annual Thoth Awards, which includes more than 20 new subcategories MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Announces Expiration and Final Results of Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for Its 9 1/4% Senior Notes Due 2014
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) announced today that its cash tender offer (the "Offer") for any and all of the outstanding $650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 9¼% Senior Notes due 2014 (CUSIP Nos MarketWire

AISystems Releases Letter to Shareholders Detailing Future Outlook
AISystems, Inc. (OTCBB: ASYI) ("AISystems" or the "Company"), creator of jetEngine™, a revolutionary business platform software system for the airline industry, today released a shareholder update letter reviewing its recent accomplishments and detailing the future outlook of its business. The shareholder update letter is included below. MarketWire

VAI Partners With BDK, Bringing Modernized ERP Solutions to the Mid-Atlantic Market
VAI (Vormittag Associates, Inc.) announced today that it has partnered with B. Donald Kimball, Inc. (BDK), a leading provider of mission critical hardware and software solutions and consulting services, to provide supply chain and business management software solutions for distribution, manufacturing and retail customers in the Mid-Atlantic region MarketWire

IT Sales Continue to Rise Through World's Largest Distributors
The world's largest IT distributors are driving strong overall growth in 2011, according to the Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC), whose members represent more than $100 billion in annual revenue. U.S MarketWire

Vangent Announces New Human Resources Leadership in Two Divisions
Vangent, Inc., a leading global provider of information management and strategic business process solutions, announced today that Jennifer Bailey and Emily Markmann were promoted to Vice Presidents in the Human Resources (HR) function. Both were previously HR Directors and Business Partners within their respective divisions -- Ms. Bailey in Civilian and National Security and Ms MarketWire

PHI Group's Asia Marketing Director to Head Hanoi-Based PHILand Investments
PHI Group, Inc MarketWire

P2D Bioscience Announces Enhanced Patent Position for Lead ADHD Drug
P2D Bioscience (P2D, Inc.), a pharmaceutical development company, today announced that its lead compounds, PD2005 and PD2007, have received U.S. and Canadian patent protection for treating Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The patents contain ADHD-use claims for the entire family of P2D's first-in-class dopamine transport inhibitors, including PD2005 and PD2007. MarketWire

MAACO Selects Engage121 for Enterprise and Local Social CRM Activities
Engage121, Inc., a software firm specializing in customer relationship management through social media, has added MAACO to its list of major franchise organizations using the Engage121 Enterprise edition to manage their social media initiatives. MarketWire

UbiCare Helps Hospitals Measure Impact of Social Media Activity With Launch of Engagement Quotient Chart
UbiCare, provider of the first solution for hospitals and healthcare institutions in need of credible, actionable and measurable information for their social media channels, today launched the Engagement Quotient (EQ) Chart, the most comprehensive look yet at the U.S. healthcare industry's use of Facebook and fan engagement MarketWire

Eric Roberts Appears Live on KCAL 9 News at Noon to Promote Genmed
Eric Roberts, Academy Award nominated actor and host for Genmed Holding Corp.'s (OTCBB: GENM) new video news release, will be interviewed live today on local Los Angeles television news broadcast KCAL 9 News at Noon MarketWire

Nearly 2 Year Run of 100% Perfect Picks Continues
During the last 13 years that the publications have been online, there have been numerous instances of success and failure, but no success is greater than the present. For the last 23 straight months, since May 2009, there have been 130+ consecutive BullTrade "Stock Alerts" sold for a gain MarketWire

Cardiac Defibrillators Market to Reach $10.5 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of Axis Research Mind's new report "Global Cardiac Defibrillators - Market Growth Analysis, 2009-2015," to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

WaterField Designs Unveils MacBook Air Travel Express -- Air Travel Never Felt So Good
WaterField Designs, a San Francisco manufacturer of custom laptop sleeves, bags and cases for digital gear, introduces the MacBook Air Travel Express in three custom sizes -- for the 11- and 13-inch Airs and for the 13-inch MacBook Pro MarketWire

VMI 2011 Honda Odyssey Wheelchair Conversion Van Continues Tradition of Quality, Reliability and Safety
Vantage Mobility International (VMI), a leader in the manufacture and distribution of wheelchair accessible full-size and minivan conversions, announced the redesigned 2011 Honda Odyssey with the innovative VMI Northstar and Summit conversions is now available for sale through authorized mobility equipment dealers. MarketWire

ECU Silver Provides Additional Update on Deep Drilling of Massive Sulphides
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX: ECU) is providing an update on the status of the high-performance deep diamond drill that is currently reaming out drill hole SJ-18-21 which initially intersected two massive sulphide veins. MarketWire

Yodil, Inc. Appoints Management Team
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data analytics, and management reporting services to the insurance industry, has appointed its executive management team. Yodil was launched on January 18, after acquiring assets from Advanced Systems Design (ASD) of Morton, IL -- and from a veteran insurance industry and agency consultant. MarketWire

Flint Telecom Group Completes Launch of Flint Mobile
Flint Telecom Group, Inc. ( (OTCBB: FLTT), an International Telecoms Technology and Services Organization, today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Flint Prepaid Inc., has completed the launch of "Flint Mobile," its new wireless services division. MarketWire

Bergio to Co-Sponsor the 2011 Miss Virginia Pageant With Longs Jewelers
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCBB: BRGO) is pleased to announce the exciting news of its partnership with Longs Jewelers of Virginia Beach, Virginia in the 2011 Miss Virginia Pageant taking place June 23-25, 2011 at the Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre. MarketWire

Zuora Delivers New Invoicing Flexibility and Amendment Previews to the World's Most Robust Subscription Billing & Commerce Platform With the April '11 Release
Zuora, the subscription billing and commerce leader, today announced immediate availability of its April '11 release. With the only true multi-tenant SaaS billing platform, Zuora has kept up with a staggering pace of innovation, delivering the 27th straight month of consistent product enhancements to its customer base MarketWire

Intacct Wraps Up Stellar Quarter With 250 Percent Year Over Year New Business Growth
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced record results and outstanding growth for the company's third fiscal quarter, ended March 31. The quarter was highlighted by 250% year over year new business growth, including a ten-fold year over year increase in new business from the VAR channel MarketWire

BBC's Flagship Science TV Series "Horizon" Features Patient With SynCardia's Total Artificial Heart
SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart, announced today that the BBC's flagship science series, "Horizon," is airing an episode that includes a segment featuring a Total Artificial Heart patient waiting at home for a matching donor heart using the Freedom® portable driver. MarketWire

Moen Perfects the Kitchen Pulldown Faucet Experience With Thoughtful Design and Meaningful Innovation
How can we make the pulldown kitchen faucet experience even better? That question was the root of an extensive research study conducted by Moen®, the number one faucet brand in North America. The company observed consumers in their homes to understand what delights and frustrates them when using a pulldown faucet MarketWire

kCura's CEO Named Finalist for Illinois Technology Association CityLIGHTS Award
kCura's president and CEO, Andrew Sieja, has been selected as a finalist for a 2011 Illinois Technology Association (ITA) CityLIGHTS award, in the CEO of the Year category. Sieja has led kCura over the past decade from a small consulting firm to a successful e-discovery software development company that's growing rapidly. MarketWire

Green Star Board Schedules Vote to Cancel Reverse Split of Stock
Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) today announced that its Board of Directors has scheduled a Special Shareholders Meeting to cancel the planned reverse stock split of Green Star shares. On January 2, 2011, at a GSPI Shareholders Meeting, the stockholders voted to reverse split the shares of Green Star Products one for ten. MarketWire

BioCurex Inc. to Present at Taglich Brothers 8th Annual Small Cap Equity Conference
Taglich Brothers, Inc. is pleased to announce that Denis Burger. Ph.D., Executive Chairman of BioCurex Inc. (OTCBB: BOCX) will be presenting at our 8th Annual Small Cap Equity Conference May 3rd, 2011. The Conference will take place at the New York Athletic Club, New York City. To request additional information or to register, contact Taglich Brothers at 212-779-2971 or visit MarketWire

Dazzle Your Date This Year With's "Top 5" Hair Styles for Prom
Just in time for prom season,, the ultimate destination for hair styling, has revealed its predictions and has compiled the "Top 5" list for hair styles this year that will transform the ordinary schoolgirl into the dazzling teenage dream. MarketWire

Ranger Gold Corp. Completes Mapping and Sampling on Its Truman Project
Ranger Gold Corp. (OTCBB: RNGC) is pleased to announce the completion of its initial mapping and sampling program on the Truman Project located in Mineral County, Nevada. MarketWire

Oriens Appoints Premier Media Services as Investor Relations Firm
Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp. (PINKSHEETS: OTHM), the Next Generation Global Boutique Hotel Brand Operator, operating its Hotel PURE brand (, is pleased to announce the company has retained Premier Media Services Inc. as its investor relations firm. Arizona-based Premier Media Services Inc MarketWire

Credit Card Processing Company BluePay Launches Newer, Cleaner and Simpler Website,
BluePay, a leading merchant account provider in Chicago, is excited to announce the launch of its new website, The website went through a complete redesign in order to provide easier access to the information needed for merchants to get started on a secure credit card processing solution. MarketWire

Nutrition Expert Ruth Carey Joins Dr. Addis' Efforts to Bring National Awareness of NuVim's Wellness & Weight Control Products
NuVim, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUVM), a leading provider of nutritional refrigerated and shelf stable ready to drink beverages and powder mixes, announced today that Ruth Carey RD, CSSD, LD, the nutritional expert whose print and broadcast media programs have gained a national following, has joined NuVim®'s efforts to broaden its Wellness & Weight Control product line loyal consumer base. Ms MarketWire

Atlantis ILIO 2.0 Software Virtual Appliance Slashes VDI Storage Costs, Boosts Desktop Performance, and Extends VDI Security
Atlantis Computing, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced Atlantis ILIO 2 MarketWire

GenOn Energy Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Call
You are invited to listen to a webcast of GenOn's (NYSE: GEN) First Quarter 2011 earnings call that will be broadcast live on the Internet at 9:00 a.m. Eastern on Monday, May 9, 2011. MarketWire

Viper Motorcycle Company Will Display Motorcycles With Ilmor Engineering, Inc. April 27 Through 30 at Desert Storm 2011 in Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Viper Motorcycle Company (PINKSHEETS: VPWI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Viper Powersports Inc., will participate and display product at the 2011 Desert Storm Poker Run at the Nautical Inn Resort in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. This is an annual event bringing together some of the most significant performance boats from across the nation MarketWire

Michelex (PINKSHEETS: MLXO) Announces Series of Acquisitions
Michelex Corporation (PINKSHEETS: MLXO) ("Michelex") has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire, from Girish Desai, MD, 100% of the ownership interest of Vitacoat Corp., Alpro Inc., and G&P International LLC. All three entities are under the common, privately held ownership of Dr. Girish Desai. The total acquisition cost is $5,800,000 MarketWire

Avaya to Showcase Technology Innovations at Interop Las Vegas 2011
Keynote: Steve Bandrowczak of Avaya will address the paradox facing modern IT organizations on May 11, 2011 at 9:25 a.m. PT Showcase: New data networking products and key technologies including Avaya VENA, Avaya Flare® Experience, Avaya Aura® and Avaya web MarketWire

Wall Street Journal Radio Interviews Eric Roberts About Genmed Holding Corp.
Eric Roberts, Academy Award nominated actor and host for Genmed Holding Corp.'s (OTCBB: GENM) new video news release, will be interviewed today as a guest on The Daily Wrap from the Wall Street Journal with Michael Castner, the Wall Street Journal Radio Network's new talk show covering news, talk and opinion MarketWire

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Celebrates National Public Gardens Day May 6, 2011
In celebration of National Public Gardens Day, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center of The University of Texas at Austin will offer educational tours and activities for visitors on Friday, May 6, 2011. MarketWire

BRS Resources Announces Operational Update of Its Italy Activities
BRS Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: BRS) ("BRS" or the "Company") today announced an operational update of its activities in Italy through its membership interest in AleAnna Resources LLC ("AleAnna"). MarketWire

Ray Neilsen, Chairman of the Board of Ameristar Casinos, Announces Plans for Resignation
Ray Neilsen has announced plans to resign his position as executive Chairman of the Board and as a member of the board of directors of Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA), effective May 5, 2011. MarketWire

Beach Business Bank Reports Solid First Quarter Earnings
Beach Business Bank (OTCBB: BBBC) (the"Bank") is pleased to report its results of operations for the firstquarter of 2011. MarketWire

Annual SANS Research Validates LogLogic's Vision
LogLogic®, the IT Data Management Company, announced today that it has endorsed and co-sponsored the Seventh Annual SANS Log Management Survey. The key survey findings, available at, closely align with, and validate, LogLogic's core values and vision. MarketWire

BSQUARE Corporation to Participate in Benchmark Company, LLC 2011 One-on-One Investor Conference
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) today announced that Brian Crowley, the Company's chief executive officer, and Scott Mahan, its chief financial officer, will participate in the Benchmark Company, LLC One-on One Investor Conference on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at The Pfister Hotel, 424 East Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, Wis MarketWire

Leading Industry Analyst Firm Names Aryaka "Cool Vendor" for 2011
Aryaka Networks (, provider of the world's first cloud-based WAN optimization and application acceleration solution, today announced that Gartner has placed Aryaka in its Cool Vendors in Enterprise Communications and Network Services, 2011(i) report. Authored by Gartner analysts Jay Lassman, Steve Blood, Bern Elliot, Mark Fabbi, Geoff Johnson, Robert F MarketWire

City of Pensacola Selects CallRex Call Recording Software
Telrex, an Enghouse Systems (TSX: ESL) company and provider of the CallRex™ suite of IP call recording and contact center optimization solutions, today announced that the City of Pensacola, Florida has selected CallRex Call Recording software for their ShoreTel IP telephone system MarketWire

InfoPrint Solutions to Showcase New Cloud-Based, Managed ADF Workflow Service at 2011 National Postal Forum
InfoPrint Solutions, a Ricoh company, today announced it will showcase its new Managed Automated Document Factory (ADF) Services, the industry's first managed workflow service powered by the cloud, at the 2011 National Postal Forum (NPF) taking place May 1-4, 2011 in San Diego, Calif MarketWire

BRIC, South Africa & South Korea Cardiac Medical Devices Market to Reach $11.9 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of Axis Research Mind's new report "Cardiac Medical Devices - Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa And South Korea), 2009-2015," to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Mobiquity President Scott Snyder to Share Perspective on Future of Enterprise Mobility at Babson Center for Information Management Studies Discussion
Mobiquity (, a mobile computing professional services firm for Global 2000 organizations, today announced its co-founder and President, Dr. Scott Snyder, will share his perspective on the future of enterprise mobility at an upcoming Babson College Center for Information Management Studies (CIMS) workshop entitled, "Update on Enterprise Mobility MarketWire

Kids Offer Up Top 10 Ways to Make Mom Feel Special on Her Big Day
This Mother's Day, the kids are alleviating some of the pressure dads face, especially in a recovering economy, by breaking open piggy banks and getting hands on with thoughtful gifts for mom on her special day. Frozen yogurt pioneer TCBY is leading the charge, recognizing since its founding 30 years ago how much moms and their familes have been a part of its heritage MarketWire

Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. (OTCQB: TSOI) (PINKSHEETS: TSOI), the only manufacturer of the chairside NTI Tension Suppression System that has helped countless patients prevent debilitating migraine and tension headache pain, announced today the appointment of Mr. Gerry Berg to the position of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

BIOLASE Conference Call: 2011 First Quarter Results
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced today that the Company will host a conference call on Monday, May 9, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011, and to answer questions. The Company's results release will be distributed at approximately 9:00 a.m MarketWire

Visual Magnetics Adds Three New Direct Sales and Solutions Channels
Visual Magnetics®, developer of the revolutionary Visual Magnetics Graphic System™ that matches magnetic-receptive technologies with high-quality print media, today announced that the company has named Alpha Imaging Technologies, Inc., Drytac Corporation and Xcel Products, Inc. as direct sales and solutions providers for its patented magnetic-receptive graphic system MarketWire

Discount Dental Plans for Hispanics More Accessible at re-launched the Spanish-language version of its full-service discount dental plan website at MarketWire

Wavelink Device Management for iPads and iPhones Now Available
Wavelink Corporation ( today announced support for managing iPads, iPhones and iPod Touches is now available as part of the Wavelink Avalanche web console. This allows companies to ensure that the mobile devices connected to their network are not only managed but are kept secure MarketWire

Correlsense Announces SharePath Version 2.0 -- Innovation Sets New Standard in Application Performance Management for Data Center and Cloud
Correlsense, a leading provider of transaction management solutions, today announced the availability of SharePath Version 2.0, which enables IT personnel to effectively manage the change inherent in today's dynamic and complex IT environments MarketWire

Digital Reasoning Opens Washington DC Office and Expands Executive Team
Digital Reasoning™, the leader in complex, large scale unstructured data analytics, today announced that is has opened a new office in Arlington, VA and added two highly experienced executives to its leadership team to accelerate growth in the government market. Eric von Eckartsberg joins Digital Reasoning as Vice President of Sales and Dave Danielson joins as Vice President of Marketing MarketWire

Verdasys Closes Out the First Quarter in Record Form
Verdasys, the leader in Enterprise Information Protection (EIP) solutions for Global 2000 companies, today announced a successful Q1 with record bookings and year-over-year growth exceeding 100% MarketWire

RTM Consulting to Co-Present With Multiple Clients at Technology Services World
Cincinnati-based RTM Consulting, the leading provider of Resource Management Solutions for consulting, professional, and shared services organizations in the IT sector, announced today that they will be co-presenting with their clients Adobe, MicroStrategy, and Bullhorn in three separate sessions at Technology Services World, May 4-6 at the Santa Clara Convention Center MarketWire

Epazz, Inc. Increases Revenues by 150% Year Over Year Despite Challenging Economic Times
Epazz, Inc. (OTCBB: EPAZ), a leading provider of office productivity workforce solutions, today announced its company's fiscal performance showing 150% growth in revenue during fiscal year 2010, which reflects a better performance than in the same period of 2009. MarketWire

TELUS Signs on as Gold Sponsor of the Entertainment Technology Center @ USC
Canadian telecommunications company TELUS is joining the Entertainment Technology Center at University of Southern California's (ETC@USC) exploration of the issues facing the entertainment and technology industries. MarketWire

Vacuum Pump Foreline Trap From MV Products Protects Central Source Vacuum Systems
MV Products has introduced a vacuum foreline trap for protecting all types of large scale vacuum systems from the caustic byproducts of processes such as drying, distillation, degassing, evaporation, and pneumatic conveying. MarketWire

Connotate Named to "40 Vendors We're Watching in 2011" by Information Management
Connotate, Inc. (, the leading provider of solutions that help companies collect data and content from the Web, today announced that it was named to Information Management's "40 Vendors We're Watching in 2011" list MarketWire

Drug Developers Actively Improving Efficiency of Clinical Trials, According to Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development

J. Todd Galleries Features Exhibit of Julia O'Malley-Keyes and Marie Fischer, Premier New England Artists
J. Todd Galleries is announcing the exclusive representation of two of New England's premier women artists, Julia O'Malley-Keyes and Marie Fischer, by featuring an exhibit of their original oil paintings through June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Global4PL Profiled as the Cover Story by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine
Global4PL, a leading supply chain solutions provider that specializes in helping companies optimize operations and reduce logistics costs, was profiled in the April 2011 cover story of Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine. MarketWire

Integra Gold Corp. Intersects 36.55 g/t Gold Over 4.5 Meters at the Triangle Zone on the Lamaque Project
INTEGRA GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE: ICG) (The "Company") is pleased to announce their results from recent drilling completed on the Triangle Zone located 550 metres south of the No. 4 Plug at its Lamaque gold project. Drilling consisted of 3,148 metres in 9 holes. The first four drill targets intersected significant gold mineralization with assays for the remaining five holes still pending. MarketWire

LightPath Technologies Adds New Lenses to Its Long Wave Infrared (LWIR) Catalog
LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH), a global manufacturer, distributor and integrator of patented optical components and assemblies, announced today it has added new molded infrared aspheres to its catalog of Long Wave Infrared (LWIR) lenses MarketWire

LightPath Technologies Adds New Mid-Wave Infrared Collimator to Its Catalog
LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH), a global manufacturer, distributor and integrator of patented optical components and assemblies, announced today it has added a new Mid-Wave Infrared (MWIR) fiber collimator using LightPath's molded infrared aspheres MarketWire

Japanese Government Official and Farmland Owner Visit Man Shing Facilities
Man Shing Agricultural Holdings, Inc MarketWire

Acquia Announces Record First Quarter 2011 and Rapid Expansion
Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced a record first quarter, increasing revenue 300% as compared to the first quarter of 2010, and more than 20% over the previous quarter. Enterprise adoption of the Drupal social publishing platform and Acquia's cloud hosting has fueled the rapid expansion of Acquia's business. MarketWire

Paradise Transforms Multiple Silos of Data Protection and Disaster Recovery Tools Into Single Operation With Actifio's Virtual Data Management Solution
Actifio™, the leader in Virtual Data Management (VDM) today announced that Paradise™ has deployed the Actifio virtualized data management solution to transform multiple silos of data protection and disaster recovery tools into a single, simple data management operation MarketWire

SMART Modular Technologies Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Silver Lake Partners and Silver Lake Sumeru
SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc. ("SMART" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SMOD), a leading independent manufacturer of memory modules and solid state storage products, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Silver Lake Partners and Silver Lake Sumeru for $9.25 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately $645 million MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI) Accelerates Completion of Ruby Mine Purchase
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company will be formally exercising its option to purchase the Ruby Mine on June 1, 2011, one month earlier than previously planned. MarketWire

Green Equity Holdings, Inc. Appoints David Eliff as Chief Financial Officer
Green Equity Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CXTO) announced today that it has appointed David N. Eliff, licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas and Certified in Financial Forensics, as its Chief Financial Officer. Based in Houston, Texas, Mr. Eliff contributes over 25 years of financial accounting, restructuring and investment management of publicly-traded companies. Mr MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems to Present at MDB Capital Group's Annual Bright Lights Conference on May 10, 2011
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, has been invited to present at MDB Capital Group's Annual Bright Lights Conference. The conference will be held at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City on May 10-11, 2011. MarketWire

Global Holdings and Aufbau Labs Team Up Against MRSA Staph Infections; American Medical Facilities Currently Spend $8 Billion Annually Treating Staph Infections
Global Holdings (OTCBB: GOHG) has partnered with Aufbau Laboratories in the development of an environmentally friendly technology which has preliminarily shown to be very effective at deodorization and disinfection of certain strains of bacteria including the MRSA Staph Infection strains MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Hosts Emerging Market Growth Series: Latin America -- Two to Tango: Brazil and Chile
WHEN:Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 11 a.m MarketWire

AgriSolar Solutions Receives $13 Million Order, Marking the Company's Largest Order to Date
AgriSolar Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AGSO), a manufacturer of patented, pesticide-free, solar powered insect elimination systems for use on farms, orchards and vineyards, today announced it has received a significant order from one of its largest distributors, China-based Sichuan Gifore Agricultural Machinery Chain Co., Ltd. ("Sichuan Gifore Agricultural") MarketWire

Vicor Technologies Reports First Quarter Revenues of $168,000
David H. Fater, CEO of Vicor Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: VCRT), today announced that Vicor's revenues for the first quarter of 2011 were $168,000, compared with $69,000 for the fourth quarter of 2010, an increase of 142% MarketWire

Tips on Living With and Managing Microsoft Outlook PST Files
IT administrators know that mailbox quotas imposed on network users will encourage the use of Microsoft Outlook's AutoArchive feature which creates personal storage (PST) files. Messages and attachments often contain sensitive company data that should be part of a central store MarketWire

PeopleString Partners With Vertro's ALOT App Platform to Drive Online Distribution
PeopleString Corporation (OTCBB: PLPE) announced today that it has partnered with ALOT, a division of Vertro, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTRO) to distribute its new PeopleDeals social coupon platform MarketWire

The Burgiss Group Introduces Private iQ, a Decision Support and Benchmarking Solution for the Private Capital Markets
The Burgiss Group today announced the immediate availability of Private iQ, a decision support and benchmarking solution that provides data and tools to analyze the behavior of the private capital markets MarketWire

Adia Nutrition Systems (PIVX.PK) Announces Product Launch at Earthfest 2011
Adia Nutrition Systems, a subsidiary of 3Me, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PIVX), is proud to announce the launch of its revolutionary probiotic powder on May 21, 2011 at Earthfest in Boston. MarketWire

Experian QAS Study Reveals Top Credit Unions More Likely to Use Address Validation
Experian® QAS®, a part of Experian Marketing Services and a leading provider of address verification software and services, today released a new data quality benchmark report on the top 100 credit unions. The report reveals the varying levels of address verification used by top credit unions and how those practices impact performance. MarketWire

Gas Technology Institute CEO a Featured Speaker at KEMA Utility of the Future Leadership Forum 2011
Gas Technology Institute (GTI) CEO David Carroll will be a featured speaker at KEMA's fourth annual Utility of the Future Leadership Forum, "Shaping the Future." Carroll will be part of the senior executive panel examining the role of natural gas in the emerging smart grid-enabled utility future at the KEMA forum, June 6-8, 2011, at The Four Seasons, Denver, Colo. MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Begins DNA Marking Microchips for a U.S. Government Agency
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), and an agency of the U.S. government have launched a pilot program to show the logistic facility of DNA marking to block counterfeit microchips in mission-critical government supply chains. MarketWire

Zawya Uses Oracle Retail Solutions to Launch New Convenience Stores in Dubai
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Tensilica First IP DSP Core Supplier to Offer DTS Broadcast and DTS DMP Support
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that it is the first audio IP (intellectual property) core supplier to be awarded DTS® Broadcast and DTS DMP (Digital Media Player) certification MarketWire

AVI BioPharma to Present Company Overview at the Deutsche Bank 36th Annual Health Care Conference
AVI BioPharma (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that the company is scheduled to present at the Deutsche Bank 36th Annual Health Care Conference in Boston on Monday, May 2, at 8:40 a.m. Eastern Time. Chris Garabedian, AVI's president and CEO, will provide a company overview. MarketWire

Law Enforcement Associates Launches New Website With Improved Online Procurement Functionality
Law Enforcement Associates (LEA) (OTCBB: LAWE), a leading provider of security and surveillance technology to law enforcement, military, corrections and security professionals, today announced the launch of its new website MarketWire

Tongxin CEO to Present Company's Achievements and Growth Plans at Aegis Capital Corporation's Emerging Growth Conference in Las Vegas, April 29-30
Tongxin International Ltd MarketWire

TimeSight(TM) Systems Announces Additional Growth Capital Injection to Extend Market Reach of Breakthrough Video Surveillance Systems
TimeSight™ Systems, the industry leader in Video Lifecycle Management (VLM), today announced that it has accepted additional venture funding from both new and existing investors to drive accelerated growth in the rapidly expanding digital video surveillance market MarketWire

Oracle Is #1 in CPM Suites Worldwide Market Segment for 2010
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Constellation Research Analyst to Join Peopleclick Authoria for Webinar Focused on Removing the Barrier Between HR and Business
WHO:Peopleclick Authoria welcomes guest speaker Amy Wilson, VP & Principal Analyst at Constellation Research, a research and advisory firm focused on disruptive and emerging technologies. WHAT:Webinar, "Remove the Barrier Between HR and Your Business" WHEN:Wednesday, May 4, 2011, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m MarketWire

Alternative Technology Partners Appoints Allan Ward as VP of Worldwide Services
Alternative Technology Partners, a fast-growing CRM and ERP solutions provider, today announces that ERP industry veteran Allan Ward has joined the company as Vice President of Worldwide Services. MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Issues Interim Letter to Shareholders
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, today issued an interim letter to shareholders: MarketWire

Tay-Sachs Children Respond to Ground-Breaking Stem Cell Gene Therapy
StemCellRegenMed today announces, as a result of its continued ground-breaking efforts to treat Tay-Sachs disease through stem cell gene therapy, the treatment of three children suffering from this devastating genetic disorder. MarketWire

PENSRUS Expanding Assortment of Tradeshow Pens
PENSRUS, a leading distributor of promotional products, imprinted and engraved pens, logo pens, specialty advertising pens, and more, is expanding their assortment of tradeshow pens due to the increasing demand for such personalized pens MarketWire

Silver Tail Systems Positioned in Visionaries Quadrant of Leading Industry Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Web Fraud Detection
Silver Tail Systems, Inc., the leading provider of predictive analytics for detection and prevention of fraud and abuse for some of the leading websites in the world, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Web Fraud Detection.(1) MarketWire

DeKuyper Cordials Launches JDK & Sons(TM) O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
Beam Global Spirits & Wine, Inc. (Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE: FO)), the leading American spirits company, and DeKuyper®, the #1-selling line of domestic cordials, today announced the addition of JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur to the company's broad spirits portfolio MarketWire

PageUp People Performance Management Survey Reveals Typical Company Practices Leave Room for Improvement
Leading Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced results from their recent Performance Management market survey, which indicates that despite best-practices, businesses are still not successfully planning, executing and integrating performance management into other aspects of talent management. MarketWire

Banking Regulations Limit Revenue Collected From Traditional Payment Methods has announced the addition of Javelin Strategy & Research's new report "2011 Prepaid Cards and Products: Expanding and Innovating for Mass Market Appeal" to their collection of Banking & Financial Services market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Pacific Biomarkers, Inc. Awarded Nine Contracts in Early 2011 for Studies in Immunogenicity, Diabetes and Other Areas
Pacific Biomarkers, Inc. (PBI) (OTCBB: PBMC), a provider of biomarker laboratory services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostics industries, has been awarded by one sponsor, nine contracts in early 2011 with a total value of approximately $920,000. The nine contracts are in the areas of immunogenicity, tech transfers, diabetes, ADA, inflammatory and bone markers MarketWire

Cyan Expands Executive Team, Adds Scott Bauer as Chief Financial Officer
Cyan today announced the addition of Scott Bauer to the company's expanding executive team as he assumes the duties of Chief Financial Officer. Bringing nearly 20 years of financial executive experience with both public and private companies to Cyan, Scott will manage the company's legal and IT operations, along with the financial team. MarketWire

Former ADC Telecommunications CEO Joins Cyan Board of Directors
Cyan today announced the addition of Robert Switz to its board of directors. Switz brings more than 20 years of network infrastructure and global communication solutions experience, including 17 years with ADC Telecommunications, 10 years as CFO and the last seven years as CEO. MarketWire

Alexian Brothers Health System Goes Green, Saves Big With World Energy Solutions
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it has helped Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), a diversified Catholic healthcare system, successfully procure electricity and renewable power for its four Chicago-area hospitals MarketWire

NASE Launches New Scholarship Program for Entrepreneurs
Since 1981, the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) has offered tools and resources to help America's smallest businesses thrive. The NASE is continuing that legacy in its 30th year by launching a new scholarship program to assist entrepreneurs in obtaining the knowledge they need to succeed. MarketWire

Crossroads Releases ReadVerify Appliance (RVA) 4.0
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) today announces ReadVerify Appliance (RVA) 4.0, the latest edition of its standalone appliance that saves organizations time and money by proactively validating the integrity of tape library systems. MarketWire

Brand Marketers From Kellogg's, Gap, Oreo to Speak at School of WOM in Chicago
The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) is hosting its annual School of WOM conference at the Swissotel Chicago, May 9-11. School of WOM focuses on the art and science of creating talkable brands and taking social marketing tactics to the next level. MarketWire

CZ Capital Replaces Linedata Beauchamp With Paladyne FastStart(TM)
Paladyne Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next generation investment management solutions, today announced that CZ Capital, a London-based long/short hedge fund manager, has successfully implemented Paladyne FastStart™ as its fully-hosted front- to back-office solution. MarketWire

Woodloch Voted "America's Best All-Inclusive Resort," Celebrates 53 Years in Business
On April 13th, 2011 Woodloch Pines Resort celebrated 53 prosperous years in business and a continued commitment to hospitality and community. What began in 1958 as a 12-room boarding house has grown into a nationally recognized, award-winning resort nestled on a private lake in the picturesque northeast Pocono Mountains near Lake Wallenpaupack MarketWire

Symantec Announces April 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the publication of its April 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report. This month analysis reveals that targeted attacks intercepted by rose to 85 per day, the highest figure since March 2009 when the figure was 107 per day in the run-up to the G20 Summit held in London that year MarketWire

Triton Distribution Systems Completes Initial Geological Report and Initial Testing of Core Samples From Gold Mines With Their JV Partners
Triton's (PINKSHEETS: TTDZ) Management announced significant mineral reports from the first 3 of 9 core samples taken from the Arrow Gold Mine with their JV Partners on behalf of Green Earth Partners, LLC. MarketWire

ComSci Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
ComSci, LLC, the recognized leader in Technology Financial Management (TFM) capabilities for IT products/services cost modeling and benchmarking, IT forecasting and budgeting, as well as technology consumption invoicing, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in IT Asset Management, 2011(1) report by Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

Feel Golf Co Inc Announces Year End 2010 Results
Feel Golf Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FEEL) today announced the Company's financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Kony Adds Support for iPad 2 and iOS 4.3
Kony, the leading mobile application platform provider, announced today that the Kony Platform now supports the iPad 2 and Apple's iOS 4.3. These additions enable enterprises to take advantage of the unique, native device capabilities of the iPad 2 and Apple's iOS 4.3 for their new and existing applications. These capabilities include video communication, multi-tasking and multi-touch features MarketWire

Sharp HealthCare Uses Oracle SOA Suite as Foundation for Patient Portal
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Marriott's Grand Chateau Keeps Getting Greener
Marriott's Grand Chateau, located at the center of the high-energy Las Vegas Strip, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) prestigious ENERGY STAR rating, the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. This signifies that the 40-story building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency. MarketWire

Sandia National Laboratories Powers One of World's Fastest, Most Energy Efficient Supercomputers With Oracle's Sun Servers
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Accelerate Time to Market With EPiServer Cloud
EPiServer, the world's fastest growing provider of platforms that drive online engagement, has launched a cloud version of the company's innovative content management solution MarketWire

First California to Report 2011 First Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, April 28, 2011
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL) today announced that the company will issue its 2011 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 28, 2011, and host a conference call that same day at 11 a.m. Pacific (2 p.m. Eastern) to review the company's financial performance and answer questions. MarketWire

MacroSolve Accelerates Patent Enforcement Actions; Files Suit Against Six Additional Companies for Infringement of Its Mobile App Patent
MacroSolve, Inc. (OTCQB: MCVE) (PINKSHEETS: MCVE), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps, and solutions has filed suit against the following six companies on April 18, 2011 for infringement of its U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816: MarketWire

TouchIT Technologies, Inc. Retains Cooper Global Communications as Investor Relations Advisor
TouchIT Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: TUCN), today announced it has retained Cooper Global Communications LLC ("CGC") to perform U.S. and international investor-relations functions to increase awareness of the Company in the global investment community. MarketWire

STWA, Inc. Launches New Corporate Website
STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), an innovative company creating technology focused on energy efficiency of large-scale energy production and improved fuel economy for diesel fleets, today announced the launch of its new corporate website under the domain name MarketWire

MediaTile Unveils 19" HumanKiosk Solution for Cloud-Based Video Customer Service -- Enables the 'Human Element' to Be Delivered to More Locations Using MediaCast Video Presence and 4G Networks
MediaTile, the leader in 3G and 4G cloud-based digital signage solutions, today announced that it has extended its HumanKiosk™ product line featuring MediaCast™ Video Presence with a new, smaller-footprint 19" configuration MarketWire

New York Festivals' Executive Jury Press Conference May 4, at 4 PM
New York Festivals International Advertising Awards will host the first ever "Meet the Jury" Press Conference on Wednesday, May 4th at 4pm at Skylight West in New York City MarketWire

HR BioPetroleum Makes Changes to Name, Board, and Leadership
HR BioPetroleum, Inc. (HRBP), a leading developer of algae-based biofuels and bioproducts, announced today that the company has changed its name to Cellana, Inc., promoted Martin Sabarsky to president and chief executive officer, and that Mike May was elected to the board of directors. MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Named a Finalist at OTC Awards
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2011 OTC/HBA National Advertising Awards. MarketWire

AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) Nearly Doubles Its First Quarter Diluted Earnings per Share
For the first quarter of 2011, AMCOLInternational Corporation (NYSE: ACO) nearly doubled its diluted earningsper share attributable to its shareholders to $0.38 per share versus $0.20per share in the prior year's quarter. MarketWire

Welker Engineered Products Increases Sales With PARTsolutions 3D Website
PARTsolutions, LLC, a global provider of 3D parts catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, today introduces its PARTcatalog™ website solution at Welker Engineered Products, a leader and innovator in automation components MarketWire

UnionTown Energy (UTOG) Announces Purchase of 24,000-Acre Talisman Darby Property in Wyoming With Estimated Recoverable Reserve of Over 120 Million BOE
UnionTown Energy Inc. (OTCBB: UTOG) is pleased to announce that the Company's offer to purchase the 24,000 acre oil and gas property, formerly owned by Fortuna (US) L.P. (now operating under Talisman Energy USA Inc.), was accepted yesterday. MarketWire

Cytec Reports Improvements in First-Quarter 2011 as Aircraft, Resin Markets Strengthen, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Specialty chemicals and materials company Cytec Industries Incorporated (NYSE:CYT) (Woodland Park, New Jersey) reported strong results for the first quarter of 2011, as higher volumes and an improving market resulted in sales gains in all of the company's major businesses, particularly in the Engineered Materials segment MarketWire

Fresh Start Private Given Speculative Buy Rating and FY12 $0.59 per Share Price Target by Prime Equity Research
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, has been given a Speculative Buy rating and FY12 $0.59 per share price target by Prime Equity Research. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Think Tank - The Integrated Multi-Modal Transportation in Tomorrow's Cities of the Future
Technology has revolutionised transportation, particularly in the urban context. From localised bus and train services to active travel (walking and cycling) for short commuting to car-based transport: It has enabled improvements across all modes of transport MarketWire

Star Gold Releases New Investor Presentation
Star Gold Corp. (OTCBB: SRGZ) is pleased to announce the release of its new Power Point presentation which is ready for immediate viewing on the Company's website. To view Star Gold's Power Point presentation, please go to and click on the "About Us" tab MarketWire

Eco-Safe Celebrates 5th Anniversary With Nationally-Renowned Seafood Processor
Eco-Safe Systems USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ESFS) is pleased to announce the 5th anniversary of installing one of its first ozone disinfection systems in Kanaloa Seafood of Santa Barbara, CA. MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) reportedfinancial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Reflect Scientific Forms Technical Advisory Board for Cryogenic Medical Products
Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCBB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries announced the formation of a Technical Advisory Board for Cryogenic Medical Products to guide the development and application of new products in that important market and will transition long time Director, Craig Morrison, MD to lead the team. MarketWire

DSM announces new President of DSM Netherlands
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciencesand Materials Sciences company, todayannounces the following management changes: MarketWire

Project Management Software Project Insight Tracks Time
Project management software provider, Project Insight's straight forward time and expense entry functionality is helping teams of all types to improve their project and business processes. It is a common hurdle for most organizations to successfully implement time tracking and expense entry on current projects MarketWire

Opportunity Abounds in Australia's Metals and Minerals Industry, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Australia (Perth, Australia) -- Australia should still be your No. 1 destination in 2011 if you are interested in supplying either goods or services to the Metals and Minerals Industry in this part of the world MarketWire

Allied Electronics Now Stocking Souriau JBX Series Push-Pull Connectors
Allied Electronics is now stocking JBX Series sealed and unsealed push-pull connectors by Souriau Connection Technology. JBX Series Push-Pull Connectors are suitable for high-reliability and high-quality applications where a simple yet fast method to connect/disconnect is required. MarketWire

LG-Ericsson's Pure IP Distributed Communication System Goes Hands-Free With VXi Corporation Headsets
LG-Ericsson USA (, the company that helps business connect with success, and VXi Corporation (, a leading provider of best-in-class headset solutions, today announced that the full range of VXi's high-quality, highly-reliable headsets excelled in compatibility testing with the LG-Ericsson USA's iPECS-LIK Pure IP Distributed Communication System. MarketWire

Algeco Scotsman Acquires Speedy Space
Algeco Scotsman, a leading global business services company focused on modular space and secure storage solutions, today announced the acquisition of the business and assets of Speedy Space, a division of Speedy Hire PLC. Speedy Space's fleet and operating branches will be integrated into Algeco's business operations in the United Kingdom, known as Elliott. MarketWire

ValidSoft's Anti-Fraud Solutions Are Highlighted by
ValidSoft has announced that CEO Patrick Carroll was interviewed by, a financial news service based in New York. ValidSoft is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (, an international provider of business software to the telecommunications and the financial services industry. The interview is available at http://www MarketWire

500 Million People Worldwide to Use Their Mobiles as Metro and Bus Tickets by 2015, Says New Juniper Report
Half a billion people worldwide will use their mobile devices as travel tickets on metros, subways and buses by 2015, according to new forecasts from Juniper Research. This is over five times the number generated last year but crucially Juniper is expecting usage to spread widely from the current concentration in Japan and several European countries MarketWire

Acquisition of Golar LNG Energy Shares
Golar LNG Limited (Nasdaq: GLNG;OSE:GOL) ("Golar" or the "Company") todayannounced that in two private transactions with internationalinstitutionalinvestors and a related party it has increased its ownership of Golar LNGEnergyLimited (Oslo Axess: GOLE) ("Golar Energy") from 61.1% to 90.5% withagreementsto acquire an additional 69,841,044 Golar Energy shares MarketWire

Royale International Group Continues Aggressive Expansion With German Offices
The Royale International Group, one of the largest independent courier providers in the Asia Pacific region, today announced the official opening of its corporate offices in both Dusseldorf and Frankfurt, Germany. The continued, aggressive international expansion is designed to capitalise on the growing demand for its global courier solutions. MarketWire

Statoil: Notice of annual general meeting
The General meeting of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) will be held on 19May2011 at 17.00 at Stavanger Forum, Gunnar Warebergsgate 13, NO-4021Stavanger. Notice of annual general meeting is attached. This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant tosection5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act MarketWire

Asia Pacific to Lead the Upward Ride for Aircraft Leasing Opportunities, Says Frost & Sullivan
In 2009, the total aircraft fleet held by leasing companies accounted for more than 31 percent of the world's active fleet. The aircraft fleet of all leasing companies grew 7.34 percent from 5,757 aircraft in 2008 to 6,180 aircraft in 2009. MarketWire

Hy9 HPS Purifiers Ensure Pure Hydrogen for Trials of ITM Power's HFuel(C) Hydrogen Storage and Refueling System
Hy9 Corporation (, a leading manufacturer of hydrogen generators and hydrogen purifiers for energy and transportation applications, is pleased to announce that its HPS industrial scale hydrogen purifiers as an integral component of ITM Power's HFuel hydrogen refueling system are providing hydrogen of greater than 99 MarketWire

Active Biotech's partner Teva comments on DEFINE study results in Multiple Sclerosis
Read Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's (NASDAQ: TEVA) completepressreleasehere.For further information on Active Biotech's and Teva's oral MS druglaquinimod,please visit or MarketWire

HomePlug, HomePNA, and MoCA Networking Node Shipments Surpass 40 Million in 2010, Says In-Stat
An increase in networked devices in the home, such as tablets, set top boxes (STB), HDTVs, smartphones, and web-enabled media players, has generated a much higher interest in and need for capable home network delivery systems MarketWire

Medical Reimbursement Systems, Inc. (MRSI) Changes Name to LogixHealth
Medical Reimbursement Systems, Inc. (MRSI) announced today that the company has changed its name to LogixHealth in order to more accurately reflect its position as one of the nation's top providers of healthcare services for both hospitals and physicians. MarketWire

Choose From 8 Australia Rail Passes
When one thinks about destinations that are renowned for being best traveled by rail, Europe, Britain and Japan likely come to mind... and now ACP Rail wants you to add Australia to that list, with the launch of 8 great Australia Rail Passes MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Urbanization and Need for Safe Water Spur Bottled Water Market in Indonesia
Having consumed 15.70 billion liters of water in 2009, Indonesia has emerged as the seventh-largest bottled water (mineral and non-mineral) market in the world. In the Asia Pacific, it is the second largest in terms of total bottled water consumption, and the third largest in per capita bottled water consumption MarketWire

BrightScope's New Advisor Pages Give People an Unbiased Way to Discover, Research and Select the Right Financial Advisor
BrightScope® (, a leading provider of independent investment research and financial data, today announced the launch of BrightScope Advisor Pages™, a breakthrough way for people to discover, research, and select a financial advisor MarketWire

Cambridge NanoTech -- Moving to the Next Level
Cambridge NanoTech, at the cutting-edge of nanotechnology development, is pleased to announce the expansion of their corporate headquarters. Cambridge NanoTech has moved to more spacious offices at One Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts. MarketWire Offers Creative Alternative Uses for the Traditional Business Card, the world leader in online printing, provides businesses with custom business cards everyday; however, there are innovative marketing ideas that companies and families can use to transform a business card into something with a more powerful and informative impact. identifies some top creative ideas for the traditional business card. MarketWire

AMD Announces Thought Leaders From ARM and Microsoft to Be Among Keynote Speakers at AMD Fusion Developer Summit
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a distinguished line-up of keynote speakers as well as technical session topics for the inaugural AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS), which will be held June 13-16, 2011 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. MarketWire

Melrose Jewelers: Recent USC MBA Graduate Krishan Agarwal Leads Online Luxury Watch Startup to $10.6MM Revenues in 2010 and Growing
Krishan Agarwal: Melrose Jewelers today announced its significant revenue growth in 2011 under leadership of recent University of Southern California MBA graduate Krishan Agarwal. MarketWire

MassMutual's San Francisco Bay Area Insurance Agency General Agent Awarded Finance Industry Honor
The MassMutual Financial Group has announced that Robert Fakhimi, CEO, San Francisco Bay Area Insurance Agency, has received GAMA International's James H. Krueger First in Class Award. The First in Class Award is given annually by GAMA member companies to top leaders and is presented at LAMP, GAMA's annual conference, this year held in March in Washington, DC MarketWire

LA Flower District California Flower Mall Mother's Day DIY Flowers Save 70%; Studies Reveal Why Mother's Day Flowers Top Gift Lists
Do you remember the last time someone gave you flowers? What about the last time you gave flowers? Chances are, that memory is vivid. And there's a reason why: Flowers come wrapped in emotion. That's why Mother's Day flowers top gift lists on the second biggest retail holiday of the year MarketWire

Media Alert: World Energy to Host Demand Response Webinar: "Maximizing DR Value in ERCOT"
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it will host a new webinar, "Maximizing DR Value in ERCOT," on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 2:00pm CT. MarketWire

Acer Mobile Technology Platform Challenge Contest Winners Selected by Public Vote
Acer America today announced the winners of its Acer Mobile Technology Platform Challenge, which was designed to give K-12 schools the chance to win notebooks and netbooks from Acer while learning more about mobile technology platforms that will best suit their students' needs. MarketWire

DSM announces new President of DSM Netherlands
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today announces the following management changes: GlobeNewswire

SEAW - Filing of Annual Report 2010 on Form 20-F
Hamilton, Bermuda, April 26, 2011 Seawell Limited today announced that the company has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31 2010. Seawell has made its Annual Report on Form 20-F available on its website GlobeNewswire

Bulletin from the Annual General Meeting of CellaVision AB (publ) held on April 26, 2011
The CellaVision Annual General Meeting (AGM) convened earlier today in Lund, April 26 2011, and resolved upon the following: GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic A/S - Report on the Results of the Annual General Meeting, held 26 April 2011
Kvistgård, Denmark, April 26, 2011 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA) today held the Annual General Meeting with the results as follows:                             GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Annual overview
Issuers of listed transferable securities are required to provide Oslo Stock Exchange with an annual statement of information made available to the public, according to the Securities Trading Act, Section 5-11. GlobeNewswire

Euro Asia Provides Update on Existing Projects
Euro Asia Premier Real Estate Company Limited /Euro Asia Provides Update on Existing Projects. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Invitation: Sanoma's 1Q11 on 3 May 2011
Sanoma will publish its Interim Report 1 January - 31 March 2011 on Tuesday, 3 May 2011 approximately at 11 am Finnish time (CET +1). GlobeNewswire

Proposal for Board of Dannemora Mineral
Shareholders representing more than 50 per cent of the votes of Dannemora Mineral propose that the Board shall comprise seven members and re-election ofNils Bernhard, Nils Sandstedt, Lennart Falk, Christer Lindberg and Niklas Nordstrom. As a new election is proposed Stefan Månsson and Robert Eek. Lars-Göran Ohlsson has declined re-election to the Board GlobeNewswire

Studsvik's Interim Report for January - March 2011
·       Sales amounted to SEK 297.2 million (345.8), which in local currencies is a decrease of 6.8 per cent. GlobeNewswire

Lifco acquires European Dental Partners and becomes one of the leading dental distributors in Europe
Lifco Group, the Swedish based industrial and dental trading group owned by Carl Bennet AB, has signed a share purchase agreement to acquire European Dental Partners ("EDP") from Silverfleet Capital GlobeNewswire

FLSmidth signs agreements on future cooperation with Russian customers
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 08-2011, 26 April 2011 GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup - Interim report 1 quarter 2011
(Oslo, 26 April 2011) Presentation of EDB ErgoGroup`s 1th quarter results 2011 will take place Monday 2 May at 08:00, and will be held at Vika Atrium, Munkedamsveien 45 in Oslo.  EDB ErgoGroup offers webcast of the presentation at GlobeNewswire

Corio announces resolutions of AGM of 21 April 2011

FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. Board of Director's Report Q1 2011
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) publishes Director's Report in Q1 Financial Accounts. The Director's Report is the companion to the Q1 Financial Report released on 21 April 2011. GlobeNewswire

Invitation: Kemira Oyj's January-March 2011 results on May 3, 2011 around 8.30 am Finnish time
Kemira OyjPress releaseApril 26, 2011 at 11.00 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Acquisition of Golar LNG Energy Shares
Golar LNG Limited (Nasdaq:GLNG; OSE:GOL) ("Golar" or the "Company") today announced that in two private transactions with international institutional investors and a related party it has increased its ownership of Golar LNG Energy Limited (Oslo Axess:GOLE) ("Golar Energy") from 61.1% to 90 GlobeNewswire

Mexico contract for Safe Bristolia and extensions for Jasminia and Safe Hibernia
Prosafe has been awarded a Letter of Intent by Interpetroleum Services Limited ("charterer") for a bareboat contract for the Safe Bristolia, and contract extensions for the Jasminia and Safe Hibernia. The three rigs are going to be used at Pemex' Cantarell field in Mexico. GlobeNewswire

Rejlers has acquired the remaining stake in Lausamo
(REJL B) GlobeNewswire

ADB Group to give a mid-period business update
ADB Holdings S.A. /ADB Group to give a mid-period business update. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Bayfield Expands Rainy River Drill Program by an Additional 50,000 Metres
min-width:0cm; Suite 2230 - 885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3E8, GlobeNewswire

Copeinca ASA's first quarter results are scheduled to be released on Wednesday May 4th, 2011.In connection with the release, a telephone conference will be held at 4:00 p.m. (CET), as described below.The quarterly report will be made available on the Oslo Stock Exchange website (ticker: COP) and on Copeinca's website www.copeinca GlobeNewswire

BinckBank first quarterly report 2011

Active Biotech's partner Teva comments on DEFINE study results in Multiple Sclerosis
Read Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's (NASDAQ: TEVA) complete press release here. GlobeNewswire

Clariant closes Süd-Chemie acquisition
Clariant AG /Clariant closes Süd-Chemie acquisition. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Rezidor announces the Park Inn Lagos, Apapa in Nigeria
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces its 7th hotel in Nigeria: The Park Inn Lagos, Apapa featuring 125 rooms is already under construction and scheduled to open in Q1 2013. GlobeNewswire

Trading update Q1 2011: further growth in order book, maintaining 2011 EBITA growth outlook
Gouda - Imtech (technical services provider in Europe) has seen its order book increase further in the first quarter of 2011, as compared with the same period last year. Imtech is well on track and is maintaining its outlook for the whole of 2011 with a further EBITA increase through organic growth and acquisitions. GlobeNewswire

Chontash Project: Maiden resource estimate
Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited("Chaarat" or "the Company")Chontash Project: Maiden resource estimate GlobeNewswire

MEDA/Online survey on treating allergic rhinitis: Patients mostly want to improve their quality of life
CGC /MEDA/Online survey on treating allergic rhinitis: Patients mostly want to improve their quality of life . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Océ publishes 1st quarter 2011 results
Venlo, the Netherlands, 26 April 2011 - Today Océ N.V. published the results for the first quarter of 2011. Download the full report GlobeNewswire

Brigadier Gold (BRG-TSXV) Completes First Phase of Diamond Drilling
Brigadier Gold Limited /Brigadier Gold (BRG-TSXV) Completes First Phase of Diamond Drilling. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (15-21 April 2011)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 368,294 of its own shares in the period from 15 April 2011 up to and including 21 April 2011 at an average price of € 42.70. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 23 February 2011. The consideration of this repurchase was € 15.7 million. GlobeNewswire

RIFLE, Colo., April 26, 2011 - Natural Soda Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of Natural Resources USA Corporation, (Symbol: NTRC), is involved in this week's public Oil Shale Meetings to be held in Rifle and Meeker, Colorado. GlobeNewswire

Notice of annual general meeting
The General meeting of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) will be held on 19 May 2011 at 17.00 at Stavanger Forum, Gunnar Warebergsgate 13, NO-4021 Stavanger. GlobeNewswire

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