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Merger regulation could impede economic growth: CII
Expressing concern about the notification of provisions of the Competition Act 2002 relating to regulation of mergers, CII said, "The move is ill-timed given the present economic environment and regulatory and procedural obstacles may cause the country's growth trajectory to get affected." ANI

NW Wine Company Purchases Land in Dundee
NW Wine Company has purchased 35 acres from adjacent properties in Dundee at Highway 99W and Niederberger Road. The site will accommodate the future home of NW Wine Company (NWWC), a custom wine-growing operation specializing in all aspects of wine-growing from vine to bottle MarketWire

Media Alert: In the First Ever, Live 3D, Widely Released Music Performance, the Foo Fighters Will Be Broadcast Live to Over 80 Theatres by Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp When They Perform Their Entire New Album "Wasting Light"
WHAT:First ever live 3D, widely released music performance broadcast to over 80 theatres. Foo Fighters will perform their entire new album, "Wasting Light," immediately following the theatrical debut of the documentary FOO FIGHTERS: Back and Forth. The live 3D performance will feature Foo Fighters playing their upcoming album front to back, a week in advance of the album's street date MarketWire

Royalty Pharma Acquires Lexiscan(R) and Cubicin(R) Royalties for $487 Million
Royalty Pharma announced today that it has acquired the rights to certain royalties payable on sales of Lexiscan® and Cubicin® from an undisclosed seller for a cash payment of $487 million. MarketWire

The Province of Neuquen Announces Commencement of Consent Solicitation
The Province of Neuquén (a province of Argentina) (the "Province") today announced that it has commenced a solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders ("Holders") of its outstanding 8.656% Secured Amortizing Series 1 Notes due 2014 (CUSIPs P7920CAB4 and 64126BAA8; ISINs USP7920CAB48 and US64126BAA89) issued under the U.S MarketWire

Tix Corporation Forms Special Committee
Tix Corporation ("Tix" or the "Company") (OTCQX: TIXC), a leading entertainment company providing discount ticketing services and branded event merchandising, today announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has received a non-binding proposal. In response to such proposal, the Board has met and formed a special committee of independent directors (the "Committee") MarketWire

PetSmart Charities(R) National Adoption Weekend Is April 29-May 1
Save the life of a homeless pet during the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend this April 29-May 1. Together with more than 2,000 animal welfare organizations across North America, the three-day event will be held in the more than 1,187 PetSmart stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico to find lifelong, loving homes for more than 16,800 dogs, cats and small animals. MarketWire

Brambleton First in U.S. to Offer the New Verizon Home Monitoring and Control Service
Brambleton, an award-winning master-planned community located in Loudoun County, Virginia, announces today that it will be Verizon's first community in the U.S. to offer the Verizon Home Monitoring and Control Service making the concept of the "Connected Home" a reality MarketWire

DineEquity, Inc. Ends Lease on Applebee's Facility in Lenexa, KS
DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP Restaurants, today announced it has entered into an agreement to end its lease with Lexington LAC Lenexa L.P., an affiliate of Lexington Realty Trust and property owner of the commercial space currently occupied by Applebee's headquarters in Lenexa, Kansas MarketWire

WebTech Wireless Announces Annual and Special Meeting Date
WebTech Wireless Inc. (TSX: WEW), today announced that it has scheduled an Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders. The meeting is being scheduled as a result of a requisition by certain shareholders, as noted in a news release on March 14, 2011. MarketWire's First Standalone Mini-UBOC Is Big on Prize Money and Fun
With a stellar performance from's Mini-UBOC6 earlier this year, the cry for a standalone online tournament series for players with limited bankroll is about to be answered MarketWire

Canyon Copper Corp. Announces Conditional Approval to List on TSX Venture Exchange
Canyon Copper Corp. ("Canyon") (OTCBB: CNYC) is pleased to announce it has received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") to list as a Tier 1 Mining Issuer MarketWire

Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund Announces the Commencement of Its Rights Offering
Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE Amex: CFP) announced today that the subscription period for its rights offering to holders of the Fund's shares of beneficial interest will commence on Wednesday, April 6, 2011. MarketWire

USCBC: State Exports to China Are Essential for the American Economy
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) released its annual US State Exports to China report, and China once again was one of the fastest growing markets for US manufactured and agricultural goods produced across the nation. MarketWire

Business Launches Grassroots "I Survived the Winter" Campaign
Keep In Touch, an entrepreneurial Connecticut business that created popular grassroots "I Survived the Winter" campaigns in 1994 and 1996, has launched a similar campaign in the wake of the record-breaking Winter of 2010-2011. The new campaign includes a coloring contest, image contest, and essay contest. All three contests are free and open to people of all ages, from children to seniors. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties Announces Termination of Proposed Development Project in Kansas City
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) today announced that its proposed $58 million, government incentive-free, build-to-suit for the law firm of Polsinelli Shughart PC in Kansas City has been terminated by the law firm MarketWire

Allezoe (ALZM): OTS and Research Collaborators to Attend and Present at International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT)
Allezoe (OTCBB: ALZM) announces that members of the Organ Transport Systems ("OTS") leadership team will attend the annual meeting of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) April 13-16, 2011 in San Diego, California, where OTS collaborators will be presenting results from their latest preclinical studies MarketWire

PTS, Inc. (PTSHD) Introduces Health Care Merger Candidate
PTS, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: PTSHD) ( is pleased to introduce its new merger candidate: Axiom Care Group Inc. MarketWire

Homes, Home Sites, Farms Sell in Two John Dixon Auctions
Homes, farms and home sites were among the properties sold by John Dixon & Associates in two separate auctions Thursday, March 31. The two sales -- one in Brunswick and the other in Statesboro -- totaled $916,000. MarketWire

Pethealth Inc. Partners with the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Pethealth Inc MarketWire

MediaG3 Pilot Projects Moving Forward With 10 GB Boise Project
MediaG3, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MDGC) announced today the first of their wireless pilot projects with MeshGlobal has successfully completed the testing phase and has begun signing up select customers moving the project into the sales and marketing stage. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Corporation Updates Guidance for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") today updated its estimate of net investment income for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2011 to $0.25 to $0.27 per share. MarketWire

Sail on Sunsail's Newest Yachts -- Premier Plus Guaranteed
Sunsail, the company for sailors, by sailors, recently launched a new program which enables charterers to select the very newest yachts in the charter fleet for their sailing vacation. MarketWire

DEMO Conference Announces New Scholarship Program; Opens Applications for DEMO Fall 2011
The DEMO Conference, the world-renowned launchpad for emerging technology, announces multiple scholarship opportunities enabling a select group of companies to launch at DEMO MarketWire

Meritex Closes on $24M Joint Venture of Atlanta Portfolio
Meritex announced today that it closed on a debt and equity joint venture, aggregating approximately $24 million in gross proceeds, with a major institutional partner on its previously announced acquisition of a ten-building 726,000 square foot office/warehouse portfolio in Atlanta, Georgia. Meritex has historically invested in and owned property solely for its own account MarketWire

Grupo Phoenix Creates 240 New Jobs in Virginia and Invests $25 Million With Its First Manufacturing Plant in the U.S.
Grupo Phoenix, a leading international plastics manufacturer, announces the official inauguration of its first manufacturing plant in the United States. The company, along with Governor Robert McDonnell of Virginia and various state and local officials and representatives of the Colombian government, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 30, 2011 in Dublin, VA to mark the occasion. MarketWire

Avaya Announces Appointments to Executive Committee
Avaya, a global leader in business communications and collaboration, today announced it has appointed Mohamad Ali as Senior Vice President and President of Avaya Global Services and Brett Shockley as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy. Both will report directly to Kevin J. Kennedy, Avaya President and CEO, and their appointments are effective April 15, 2011. MarketWire

Aurora Wins Design and Fabrication Contract for Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER(TM) Prototype Airframes
Aurora Flight Sciences announced that it has been selected by Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation to design and build prototype airframes as part of the S-97 RAIDER™ program. MarketWire

Quantum Names Jon Gacek CEO, Succeeding Rick Belluzzo
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), the leading global specialist in backup, recovery and archive, today announced that Jon Gacek has been appointed CEO, succeeding Rick Belluzzo, who has led the company since September 2002. The leadership transition, which is effective immediately, is the result of a planned management succession begun last year MarketWire

Premier Event Company Midtown Loft and Terrace Recently Featured on NBC's Hit Show, "Celebrity Apprentice"
Midtown Loft and Terrace, Manhattan's premier event space, continues to establish its stature as one of New York City's most sought-after and elegant venue/event company. The upscale space, which spans more than 8000 square feet, was recently featured on the hit reality television show "Celebrity Apprentice MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: Kitsap Amateur Memorial Golf Championship; 54 Holes of Stroke Play at Three Award Winning Courses on the Kitsap Peninsula: Gold Mountain (Olympic Course), McCormick Woods and Trophy Lake
WHAT: Play the Big One. Over Memorial Day Weekend, May 27th, 28th, and 29th (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), up to 216 two-person teams will compete in a best-ball format, playing 18 holes of golf each day (54 holes of stroke play total) at three award-winning courses on the Kitsap Peninsula -- a quick 30 minute ferry ride from West Seattle MarketWire

Mindoro's CEO Discusses Agata and Pan De Azucar on Boardroom Radio
Mindoro Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: MIO)(ASX: MDO)(FRANKFURT:WKN 906167) is providing two opportunities to listen to Jon Dugdale, President, CEO & Director, discuss the favourable economic assessment for Mindoro's Agata nickel project, and the recent high-grade gold and copper drill results received from the Pan de Azucar project. MarketWire

Rabobank: United States Needs to Increase Planting of Key Crops to 237 Million Acres in 2011
Ongoing analysis by the Rabobank Food & Agribusiness Research and Advisory (FAR) group, concludes that in order to build U.S. and global supplies to acceptable levels, more acres of corn, cotton, soybeans and wheat will need to be planted this year in the United States than ever before. It is projected that 237 million acres of these four major U.S. crops need to be planted in 2011. MarketWire Has New Outdoor Furniture for 2011 has unveiled their new 2011 outdoor furniture collections just in time for the start of the spring season. The new high end patio furniture designs include a variety of seating and dining collections and come in a variety of materials including wicker, metal, and wood pieces MarketWire

Dresner Corporate Services Acquires The Investor Relations Company
Dresner Corporate Services, Inc. (DCS), a strategic communications counseling firm specializing in investor relations and public relations, and known for its strength in representing small-cap and mid-cap companies, has acquired The Investor Relations Company (IRC), one of the nation's most prestigious firms devoted exclusively to investor relations. Terms were not disclosed. MarketWire

Camber Wins $52 Million Contract for Joint Project Manager, Guardian
Camber Corp. has been awarded a $52,762,304 contract to provide SETA support services for ongoing engineering, technical, logistical, analytical, training, and business management to the Joint Project Manager, Guardian (JPMG), under the Joint Program Executive Office (JPEO) for Chemical and Biological Defense (CBD). MarketWire

miCARD Provides Emergency Medical Card to Leading Women's Health & Wellness Community
miCARD has partnered with -- a Top 5 women's health and wellness site -- to provide their social advocacy community an emergency medical card that saves lives and prepares their members for an unanticipated medical event. The co-branded EmpowHER medical card is a practical solution to help women become better advocates of their own healthcare and the care of those they love. MarketWire

Anheuser-Busch Teams With IMG for the Bud Light Lime Surf Series
Anheuser-Busch announced today it has reached an agreement to title sponsor the Bud Light Lime Surf Series, a new ASP North American Specialty Event, managed by IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company MarketWire

LifePics Releases Windows Phone 7 App, the Only Windows Mobile App That Allows Printing to the Largest Network of Photofinishers
LifePics today announced the release of its "LifePics Order & View Photos" app, which allows all Windows Phone 7 users to order photos to any retail photofinisher in the LifePics Network from any Windows Phone 7 device MarketWire

Because She's a Gem of a Mom: Mother's Day Spa Package at The Spa at Trump(R)
Show Mom that she's a rare jewel by surprising her with an exclusive Mother's Day Spa Package from The Spa at Trump®, the signature spa brand of TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™ -- the perfect way to show her just how special a mom she is. Offering the opportunity to restore balance and wellbeing, this package is available exclusively at The Spa at Trump's four locations across the U.S MarketWire

Oracle President Safra Catz to Present at Wells Fargo First Annual Technology Transformation Summit
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) today announced that Oracle President Safra Catz will present at the Wells Fargo First Annual Technology Transformation Summit on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at 4:05 p.m. Pacific. MarketWire

STRATCO, Inc. Eyes Axel's Strategic Acquisition of Jesco
STRATCO, Inc. (online at: www.Stratcoinc MarketWire

ProMutual Group President and CEO Richard W. Brewer to Retire at End of Year
ProMutual Group, a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance, announces that President and CEO Richard W. Brewer will retire on December 31, 2011. On the date of his retirement, Mr. Brewer will have served in this role for 11 years. The ProMutual Group Board of Directors will conduct a search for a new president and CEO, with the timing of Mr MarketWire

Dynasplint Systems, Inc. and Today in PT Join Foundation for Physical Therapy's Partners in Research Program
The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced that Dynasplint Systems, Inc. and Today in PT joined the Partners in Research program as Bronze and Silver Level Partners (respectively). This program recognizes corporate donors and sponsorships that support the Foundation's mission to provide doctoral scholarships, fellowships, and research grants to emerging physical therapist researchers. MarketWire

HR Demo Show Accepting Nominations for HR TEKTONIC Awards -- Rewarding Disruption, Revolution and Innovation to the Industry
The HR Demo Show, the premiere event showcasing in-depth demonstrations of the latest HR software, is now accepting nominations for the HR TekTonic Awards. The HR Demo Show will be hosted in conjunction with the HRO Today Forum at the Venetian Hotel, Resort and Casino in Las Vegas from May 24-26, 2011. MarketWire

Market-Leading App to Deliver High-Impact, One-to-One Selling Experiences With Unprecedented Speed and Cost Savings Now Available for the iPad and iPhone
Proscape Technologies today announced the availability of iShowPlayer for the iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch® MarketWire

Kandi Technologies' New Lithium-Ion Electric Vehicle Unveiled at Hangzhou's First New Energy Vehicle Showroom
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese exporter of off-road vehicles and developer of pure Electric Vehicles (EV) such as the "COCO" announced the official unveiling of the Kandi KD5011 at a grand opening ceremony for Hangzhou's first New Energy Vehicle Showroom (held on March 29th) in Hangzhou City MarketWire

Tagged Names Myspace Senior Executive Tish Whitcraft as Chief Customer Officer
Tagged, the leading social network for meeting new people, today announced the key addition of Tish Whitcraft as Chief Customer Officer, a newly created senior position for the company. Whitcraft was formerly the SVP of Customer Experience and Operations for Myspace MarketWire

Florida Communities of Excellence Awards Names Turnberry Ocean Colony and IslandWalk of Naples Tops for 2011
Turnberry Ocean Colony in Sunny Isles Beach, and IslandWalk of Naples received top honors in the 2011 Florida Communities of Excellence Awards sponsored by the Florida Community Association Journal and the law firm of Becker & Poliakoff MarketWire

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Launches iPhone App "Unit and Hardness Converter"
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions (STKM: TREL-B) has released a new iPhone app, "Unit and Hardness Converter." This new tool efficiently and conveniently converts frequently used units and currencies, as well as popular hardness scales for various material types based on ISO and ASTM standards. MarketWire

Verisign to Report First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, announced that its earnings call for the first quarter 2011 will take place on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 4:30 pm (EDT). MarketWire

UEP-A Program of the Kauffman Foundation
In the news release, "Kauffman Foundation's Urban Entrepreneur Partnership (UEP) Celebrates Kansas City Heritage, Recognizes Park University Artists," issued Tuesday, March 29, 2011, by UEP-A Program of the Kauffman Foundation, we are advised by the company that the original second paragraph has been split, and two new paragraphs have been added following the original fourth paragraph MarketWire

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

GATE Hires Veteran Markets Executive to Expand Market Technology Footprint
GATE Technologies, a global financial technology company creating market infrastructure for buying and selling illiquid and alternative assets, announced that Sam Aizenberg has joined the company in the newly created position of Director of Application Development. MarketWire

Yasheng Expects Significant Increase in Wheat Crop Yields for 2011
Yasheng Group (OTCQB: YHGG) (FRANKFURT: YSF), a high-growth diversified China-based agricultural conglomerate with US headquarters in California, today announced that it is expecting a significant increase in wheat crop yields as a result of the company's adoption of the innovative technology of dry land wheat planting. MarketWire

ACWA Unveils Policy Framework on Groundwater Management
Making the water community's strongest statement to date in support of sustainable groundwater management, the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today unveiled a new policy framework that calls on local water agencies throughout the state to implement groundwater management plans and strategies to meet sustainability objectives. MarketWire

SugarCRM and BitNami Deliver a Sweet Solution for Running CRM on Amazon Web Services
SugarCRM, a leading provider of customer relationship management (CRM) software, and BitNami announced today that they have partnered to provide SugarCRM as part of BitNami Cloud Hosting MarketWire

StockMarketLife Presents in the News. Monday Morning Movers: Boeing Co., General Motors Co., General Electric Co. and CBS Corp.
In The News puts the spotlight on the following issues: Boeing Company(BA), General Motors Company(GM), General Electric Company(GE) and CBS Corp.(CBS). MarketWire

IMG Signs Rising Serbian Tennis Ace Bojana Jovanovski
Global sports, fashion and media company IMG Worldwide announced today that it signed Serbian tennis player, Bojana Jovanovski, ranked world No. 59 and one of the youngest players in the top 100 on the WTA, for management and representation. MarketWire

Accurence Introduces SettleAssist, the First Onsite Inspection and Scope Automation Solution for Wind and Hail Claims Adjustment
Accurence, Inc. introduced today at the PLRB/LIRB 2011 Claims Conference in Nashville, Tennessee its hardware- and software-based solution, SettleAssist™, which drives unprecedented consistent accuracy in wind and hail claim settlements by standardizing and automating the onsite inspection and scoping process for property claims adjusters. MarketWire

PayChest Announces FDA Update With Flushaway(R)
PayChest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) MarketWire

Trade Alerts Issued for TapImmune and Northwest Biotherapeutics
A Dual Trade Alert has been issued for both TapImmune Inc. (OTCBB: TPIV) and Northwest Biotherapeutics (OTCBB: NWBO) pending important clinical and financial developments for the firms whose drug candidates are attracting attention, according to biotech investing news portal BioMedReports. MarketWire

Alternative Energy Partners (AEGY) Announces Filing of 12(g) Registration
Alternative Energy Partners, Inc. (OTCBB: AEGY), a provider of comprehensive alternative energy solutions, announces that it has filed a Form 8-A Registration Statement today with the Securities and Exchange Commission, registering its common stock, par value $0.001 per share, under Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. MarketWire

Land With Frontage on California's Sutter Creek to Be Auctioned
Approximately 511 acres of scenic land in historic Amador County -- only minutes from Sutter Creek and Ione -- will be up for auction on Saturday, May 14, with Albert Burney Auction Company handling the sale. MarketWire

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting Releases Report Proving Public Media Boosts Early Literacy in Children
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) announced today the release of a research report, Findings from Ready To Learn: 2005-2010 (, developed with cooperation from PBS and the U.S. Department of Education, which reaffirms the important role that public media plays in educating children ages 2-8. MarketWire

Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center Endorses Van Osdol & Magruder, P.C., The Biggest Little Law Firm(R) in Kansas City
Samuel U. Rodgers, a leader in primary and preventive healthcare in Kansas City, announces an expansion of its facilities. MarketWire

Best of Times Launches NFL-Themed Game-Day Bar & Entertainment Center
Best of Times, an entertainment equipment and outdoor lifestyle company, announced today that it has secured licensing rights from the National Football League to add 32 custom NFL designs -- one for each team -- to its flagship product, the Best of Times Bar & Entertainment Center MarketWire

CCA Global Appoints Print Directory Agency, DAC Group
DAC Group and CCA Global are proud to announce their partnership. With over 2,000 carpet and flooring stores throughout the US and Canada, CCA's need for a Directional agency that can service a decentralized and geographically diversified membership base proved to be a perfect match with DAC Group MarketWire

Life Storage Opens New Self Storage Location in Mokena, IL
Today Life Storage Centers, LLC has acquired its latest location in Mokena, IL, bringing the company's portfolio of self-storage facilities in the region to 17. MarketWire

Cohesive Information Solutions, Inc. Hires Mike Beasley as Vice President of Strategic Accounts
Cohesive Information Solutions, Inc., the number one reseller of Maximo/Tivoli software in North America, announced today the hiring of Mike Beasley as Vice President of Strategic Accounts. Mike brings 25+ years sales experience serving the utility and oil and gas industries. MarketWire

Barracks Road Announces Spring Boutique Week, April 9 - 16, 2011
Barracks Road Shopping Center today announced dates for the 2011 Spring Boutique Week, which will take place April 9th - 16th 2011. This annual event features special offers from more than 25 participating merchants and restaurants including popular destinations such as Banana Republic, Crème de la Crème, Fink's Jewelers, The Happy Cook, Plow & Hearth, Scarpa and more MarketWire

Casa Colina: a Luxurious Private Island Experience Along Mexico's Pacific Coast
It's where Hollywood elite come to play and spend their weekend getaways: Isla Navidad -- Mexico's most stunning resort area along the Pacific Ocean between Puerto Vallarta and Acapulco. It's also where you can be treated like royalty inside your own private villa, Casa Colina, a six-bedroom mansion perched atop a hill overlooking the turquoise-colored waters of the Pacific Ocean. MarketWire

Study Offers First Look at Asian Americans' Glaucoma Risk
It's generally known that African Americans have the highest risk for glaucoma (about 12 percent) among racial groups in the United States. They are more than twice as likely as non-Hispanic white Americans (5.6 percent) to develop this potentially blinding disease MarketWire

Callidus Software Sponsors Annual Asian Banker Summit 2011
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that it is a sponsor at the 12th Annual Asian Banker Summit. The event will be held April 6-8, 2011 at the JW Marriot in Hong Kong. This Summit, now in its 12th year, is the largest meeting of decision makers and senior professionals in the financial services industry in the region. MarketWire

VITEC Multimedia Announces the Focus FS-H Professional H.264 Proxy Recorder Series
VITEC Multimedia, a worldwide leader in advanced digital video solutions, today announced an addition to the Focus product family, the FS-H50, FS-H60 and FS-H70 Proxy Recorders. The Focus FS-H series of proxy recorders greatly simplify the acquisition workflow by recording matching or continuous, lower bit rate H.264 proxy content to complement the camera's own high-resolution content MarketWire

Prodigy Receives Positive PEA For Magino: NPV of $351M and IRR of 49%
Prodigy Gold Incorporated (TSX VENTURE: PDG) is pleased to announce the results from a NI 43-101 compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) of its 100% owned Magino mine gold project in northern Ontario. The PEA, completed by CWA Engineers Inc., in a consortium including Snowden Mining Industry Consultants Inc MarketWire

New Premium VoD Pricing Schemes Will Undermine Demand
According to new research from The Diffusion Group (TDG), premium video-on-demand (pVoD) services such as those soon to launch from DirecTV and Comcast are priced too high to support significant demand MarketWire

New Drupal-Powered Website by Schipul - The Web Marketing Company Brings Certified Financial Planner's Book to Life
When Jeff Kanaly, Chairman of The Kanaly Company, completed his book, "The Power of Choice," he wanted the ideas behind the book to have a life of their own. With the help of Schipul - The Web Marketing Company (, Kanaly's vision spawned the new website, Choice of a Lifetime™ ( Along with the accompanying Lifetime Blog (www.choiceofalifetime MarketWire

Blue Bug Digital Hires David Menda as Senior Digital Account Manager
Christine Delucchi, Owner, Blue Bug Digital (www.bluebugdigital MarketWire

Mobiform Software Enables Companies to Increase Productivity and Efficiency With Its New, Innovative HMI/SCADA Software Status Vision Designer(R)
Mobiform Software Inc. (OTCBB: MOBS) released the newest version 4.0 of the Status Vision Designer® today. This new version includes many features requested by the end user. Mobiform believes that with customer feedback we can continue to deliver a great product that is going to help save money! MarketWire

A New Audio Interview With Russell Rieger, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ties That Bind, Is Now at, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with Russell Rieger, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ties That Bind is now available. On March 23rd it was announced that Cybermesh (OTCBB: CYTL) has come to an agreement in principle with Ties That Bind on a joint venture. The interview can be heard at http://smallcapvoice MarketWire

App From IDG Enterprise Allows Users to Search, Store and Share IT White Papers From Across the Web
IDG Enterprise -- the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World -- announces the launch of Tech Briefcase, an iPhone application that allows users to search, store and share IT White Papers from across the web, to complement the existing mobile portfolio. MarketWire

Former WIRED Magazine Managing Editor Discusses the Next Tech Paradigm Shift During HITEC 2011
Addressing the most complex challenges in the 21st century, former Managing Editor of WIRED Magazine Peter Leyden speaks on "The Next Tech Paradigm Shift " during the Tuesday, June 21 general session of the 2011 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®). HITEC 2011 is June 20-23 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. MarketWire

Fifth Annual GI Film Festival to Feature 31 Film Premieres
The film line up was announced today for the Fifth Annual GI Film Festival (, the nation's only film festival dedicated to celebrating the stories of our nation's armed forces. The festival, taking place May 9-15 in Washington, DC, will feature 31 film premieres celebrating our country's servicemen and women. MarketWire

The Alembic Foundation Announces First Aurion Town Hall Meeting to Define Project Governance, Goals and Participation
The Alembic Foundation today announced that it will host the inaugural Aurion Community Town Hall Meeting on April 12 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET. Aurion is an open source project focused on achieving health IT interoperability using nationally-recognized standards, and it will be the first open source project chartered by the Alembic Foundation MarketWire

ecVision Sponsors International Sourcing, Customs & Logistics Integration Conference
ecVision, a provider of supply chain collaboration solutions for brands and retailers, will participate in the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) International Sourcing, Customs & Logistics Integration Conference in Miami Beach, Florida on May 11-13, 2011. MarketWire

BELLE Capital, LP Announces Its Charter Limited Partner Closing
BELLE Capital, LP today announced its Charter Limited Partner closing in its fund targeting high growth, women-led companies located in Michigan, the Midwest and other underserved geographic regions. The fund exceeded its escrow target with 30 accredited women investors committing as Charter LPs MarketWire

Arizona Technology Council Launches getSTEM(TM)-az, an Interactive Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Web Portal
Arizona Technology Council ( and its Foundation today announced the launch of getSTEM™-az (, an innovative and interactive web portal for Arizona educators and businesses to build relationships and collaborate to match STEM (Science Technology, Engineering and Math) education needs with STEM businesses resources. MarketWire

Avanquest Software Launches Berlitz My English Coach for iPhone, iPad and Android Platforms
Avanquest Software (PARIS: AVQ), a leading global developer of professional and consumer software, today launched Berlitz My English Coach for iPhone, iPad and Android platforms MarketWire

SuperClubs' Breezes Rio Bueno to Close
John Issa, chairman of SuperClubs Super-Inclusive Resorts, announced that Breezes Rio Bueno, formerly Grand Lido Braco, will close its doors on April 30, 2011, after it became clear to him that "our strenuous two-year effort to arrive at a mutually satisfactory lease arrangement with the owners was not going to succeed." MarketWire

Intermedia Achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Status for Fifth Year in a Row
Intermedia, the world's largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, announced today that it achieved Microsoft Gold Partner status for the fifth year in a row. The company holds Gold Certifications in Unified Communications and Hosting and this year acquired Gold Application Integration status as well. MarketWire

NAR Study Finds Americans Prefer Smart Growth Communities
Americans favor walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods, with 56 percent of respondents preferring smart growth neighborhoods over neighborhoods that require more driving between home, work and recreation. That's according to a recent study, the Community Preference Survey, by the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Scrubs & Beyond Unveils Fashion Essentials for Spring
Updating your work wardrobe just became one step easier with spring fashions from Grey's Anatomy, Koi, La Rose scrubs and more at Scrubs & Beyond. MarketWire

Global Point of Care Devices Market Will Reach $5.2 Billion in 2014 has announced the addition of Infiniti Research Limited's new report "Global Point of Care Devices Market 2010-2014," to their collection of Point-of-Care market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Valley Box's First Packaging Design Improvement Webinar for the Manufacturing Industry
Valley Box Company, a Southern California manufacturer of packaging, will host a free Packaging Design Webinar on April 20th that focuses on the best practices for developing a successful packaging lifecycle. MarketWire

ALM Legal Intelligence Survey Finds Alternative Fee Arrangements Accounted for Just 16% of 2010 Revenues at Large Law Firms in U.S.
A survey released by ALM Legal Intelligence finds that alternative fee arrangements (AFAs) -- billing methods based on metrics other than an hourly rate -- accounted for only 16 percent of revenues at the nation's largest law firms in 2010. This suggests that the billable hour remains entrenched, despite widespread reports that clients are dissatisfied with the practice. MarketWire

Can't File on Time? Not Sure It's Right? Don't Settle for Less -- H&R Block Offers Free Tax Extension Filing
More than 10 million taxpayers applied for a tax filing extension last year, avoiding the 5-percent, monthly penalty for failure to file. This year, participating H&R Block offices are offering free tax extension filing April 1 through the April 18 tax filing deadline. MarketWire

US Department of Justice CTO Jeremy Warren Joins 2GIG Technologies(R) as CTO
In a major public to private sector move, Jeremy Warren, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the United States Department of Justice, has been hired as the new CTO of 2GIG Technologies, the Carlsbad, CA-based developer of home security and related systems MarketWire

AdGenesis Launches First Consumer Opt-in, Brand Matching Video Advertising Service on Mobile
AdGenesis, a fast growing consumer-orientated mobile and online opt-in video advertising network that connects brands and consumers "most likely to buy," today announced that it has launched the first brand matching video advertising service for on the iOS and Android platforms MarketWire

Burns & McDonnell to Host Oracle Webinar & Present Success of Utilizing Primavera Products on a Billion-Dollar Program
Burns & McDonnell has been selected by Oracle to provide a client testimonial on the successful utilization of Primavera products on complex billion-dollar programs. Representatives from the Burns & McDonnell New England Office will discuss the range of project control and information management services that have been used on Central Maine Power's $1 MarketWire

AdKeeper Receives Unprecedented Support From Online Publishers
AdKeeper™ ( today announced that online publishers have embraced the service, certifying AdKeeper's technology to run through their networks and sites. In the first weeks since public release on February 14th, AdKeeper's technology has run on more than 30,000 unique domains, an unprecedented response to a new advertising technology. MarketWire

Worldwide Board President of the Association of Legal Administrators to Keynote Leadership Luncheon
Rita Alli, International Board President of the Association of Legal Administrators, will present the Volunteer of the Year award to Hugo Ospina, Jr MarketWire

Kearny Financial Corp. Announces Management Changes
Kearny Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: KRNY) (the "Company") announced today that Craig L. Montanaro, President and COO has officially assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Kearny Federal Savings Bank, succeeding John N. Hopkins who retired on March 31, 2011 after thirty six years of service with the Company. Hopkins will continue in his position on the Board of Directors. MarketWire

Clicker Launches -
Clicker Inc. ("Clicker" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: CLKZ), an Internet brand-building firm focused on developing stand-alone consumer and social networking brands, today announced it has officially launched MarketWire

NEWave Promotes Tom Bechtel to COO
Continuing a positive string of new management changes, NEWave has promoted Tom Bechtel from VP of Operations to COO. Bechtel has been with NEWave since 2002 and has directed NEWave's operations since 2004. Now his promotion is part of a new wave of ideas and leadership at the company. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases New Series of Thin Film, Molded, Dual-in-Line Resistor Voltage Dividers With Tight Ratio Tolerance of 0.05 %, Ratio Stability of 0.015 %, and TCR Tracking of 5 ppm/ Deg. C
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today released a new series of thin film, molded, dual-in-line resistor voltage dividers featuring a close ratio tolerance of 0.05 %, ratio stability characteristics (delta R) of 0.015 % at 2,000 hours and + 70 ºC, and tight TCR tracking of 5 ppm/ºC MarketWire

Ausdia Licenses Verific Design Automation's Parser Platform
Ausdia Inc., provider of chip design and closure solutions, has licensed Verific Design Automation's Verilog parser platform for use with its analysis and optimization software for accelerating timing constraint development, constraint validation and timing closure. MarketWire

RTG Ventures Pre-Pays Note Due in Full
RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGV) today announced that it has pre-paid a convertible promissory note incurred in September 2010, including the interest due, on March 31, 2011. The note was issued to fund development of RTG's suite of disruptive technology and to acquire and market to prospective partners. This method of funding enables the management team at RTG to meet short-term requirements MarketWire

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Humana & Assurant Group Paint a Clear Picture of Health
DALBAR, Inc. announced today the release of the second annual Trends and Best Practices in Explanation of Benefit (EoB) Statements report. This report evaluates the effectiveness of EoBs in addressing the needs of the health insurance plan member. MarketWire

Semaphore Brief Describes RTU Applications in SCADA Systems for Natural Gas Utilities
Semaphore, a CSE Global company, has released a technical document with information on applications of Kingfisher RTU products for SCADA systems in the natural gas utility industry. MarketWire

F3 Technologies Revenue Growth Continues to Accelerate
F3 Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FTCH) posted annual financial results for 2010, including revenue of $26,378 for the 4th quarter, a gain of 48 percent from the prior quarter and 191 percent from 4th quarter 2009. Annual revenue for 2010 was $73,197, a 10 percent decrease year over year MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group's Update on Client's IPO Progress
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) today announced that its client, Tsingda eEDU, has received no further comments from the SEC about its IPO registration. MarketWire

Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. Announces Completion of Merger
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. (OTCQB: TSOI) announced today that the Company completed the merger with Splint Decisions Inc. on March 31, 2011. As part of the closing James P. Boyd, DDS, president and CEO of Splint Decisions, was appointed as Director of the Company and Director of Research and Product Development. MarketWire

eMax Media Group, a Company Partly Owned by eMax Worldwide, Inc. opens New Orlando Office
eMax Media Group, Inc., a company partly owned by eMax Holdings Corp (PINKSHEETS: EMXC) recently renamed eMax Worldwide, Inc., has opened a new sales and administration office in Orlando Florida. MarketWire

American Securities Completes Investment in Presidio Inc.
American Securities LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, today announces that, in partnership with management, it has completed a significant investment in Presidio Inc., a leading professional and managed services firm at the forefront of creative IT infrastructure solutions in data center/virtualization; collaboration -- including contact center; security and mobility MarketWire

OnShift Selects Intacct for Cloud-Based Accounting and Financial Management
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced that OnShift, a leading provider of staff scheduling and shift management software for the healthcare industry, has implemented Intacct MarketWire Forms Exclusive Partnership With
Elysium Internet, Inc. DBA (PINKSHEETS: EYSM), an emerging leader in the Local Business Search market, today announced that it has formed an exclusive partnership with, the second largest city guide network in the world. Hyper-Local sites generate more than 5 million unique visitors a month. MarketWire Announces 2011 Heart of Green Award Winners
Green lifestyle website,, part of Hearst Magazines Digital Media, today announced the winners of its 2011 Heart of Green Awards, honoring the people, places, products and companies that take green to "heart," furthering the cause of bringing "real green to real people." TheDailyGreen MarketWire

Tivus Comments on First Quarter Progress
Tivus, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TIVU) today commented on its first quarter 2011 progress deploying the hotel industry's first Internet-based, in-room, high-definition (HD), Internet-protocol television (IPTV) content-on-demand (COD) system in 2,500 hotel rooms. MarketWire

Energy Demand in Asia Pacific & Uptake of Unconventional Gas Driving Pipeline Growth has announced the addition of GBI Research's new report "Pipeline Industry to 2015 - Energy Demand in Asia Pacific and Uptake of Unconventional Gas Driving Growth," to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Consumer Preference for Home Cooked Meals Ignites Growth in Sales of Meat, Poultry, and Other Center-Plate Proteins
In spite of a difficult retail market in which consumers are more price sensitive than before, suppliers of center-plate protein (including poultry, beef, pork and seafood) at the retail level have been benefiting from Americans seeking to economize by cooking and eating at home MarketWire

Capital Hoedown Country Music Festival: Purchase FESTIVAL TICKETS via LAYAWAY
Note to editors: A video is included with this press release on Marketwire's website. MarketWire

Miller & Smith Announces 36% Increase in 2011 First Quarter Home Sales
Miller & Smith, an award-winning homebuilder and real estate development company, today reports a 36% increase in home sales for the first quarter of 2011, illustrating a positive momentum in the market. This increase is measured against the number of homes sold in the first quarter of 2010. MarketWire

Commonwealth Financial Network(R) Chooses Axceler's ControlPoint to Aid Compliance in Dynamic SharePoint Environment
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint administration and migration software, today announced that Commonwealth Financial Network® has selected Axceler's ControlPoint administration software to better manage its dynamic SharePoint environment. Based in Waltham, MA, Commonwealth Financial Network is the nation's largest, privately held independent broker/dealer in the United States. MarketWire

Iain Stewart Revolutionizes the Global Living Sector
International property connoisseur Iain Stewart, founder of Whole World Of Property (, is creating a stir in the real estate sector as he unleashes his unprecedented expertise to the American masses MarketWire

Victory Energy Corporation Appoints Kenneth Hill to Its Board of Directors
Victory Energy Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VYEY), an oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced the appointment of Kenneth Hill to its board of directors. Mr MarketWire

Houston Fine Mineral Show Opens as Royal Wedding Commences on April 29, 2011
The third annual Houston Fine Mineral Show will open on April 29 with one of the most varied displays of semi-precious mineral specimens likely to be seen outside the confines of world-renowned museums such as the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Over 50 vendors will showcase unique and rare minerals for display and sale on April 29 - May 1 at the Embassy Suites Hotel close to The Galleria. MarketWire Now Featuring Hard-to-Find T-Shirts Worn by Sheldon on CBS' "Big Bang Theory" (online at: is pleased to announce a wide array of rare T-shirts commonly worn by the quirky Sheldon on CBS' primetime TV hit, "Big Bang Theory." The popular TV t-shirt store is now offering deals on 16 different types of t-shirts that have been worn by the character during airings of the show on network television. MarketWire

CommerceTel Acquires Txtstation, a Leading Provider of Interactive Mobile Marketing Solutions
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Txtstation ( MarketWire

Aristocrat Asks Tribal Gaming Operators: Are You Ready for the Best NIGA Ever...
Aristocrat Technologies is in Phoenix for the Indian Gaming industry's premier event, the annual NIGA trade show. Now Aristocrat is asking tribal leaders, "Are you ready for the best NIGA ever..." Aristocrat is in booth #1004, showing a fun mix of recently released games and new titles that are certain to be big hits with tribal operators and their players. MarketWire

Media Alert: John Travolta, John Gotti, Jr., Fiore Films Press Conference Date Set
WHO:John TravoltaJohn Gotti, Jr.Nick Cassavetes, DirectorMarc Fiore, Executive Producer and CEO of Fiore Films WHEN:Tuesday, April 12, 201110:15 a.m. Press check-in11:00 a.m. Press conference with Q&A WHERE:Sheraton New York HotelCentral Park West Room811 Seventh Ave MarketWire

At DigitalNow, Meridian Offers Trade Groups On-the-Run Learning
Learning just became a lot handier for America's nearly 100,000 professional, trade and non-profit groups. With a new learning management system (LMS) mobile profile made by Meridian Knowledge Solutions, trade groups can now help their members sign up for, launch and track training courses with smartphones, including Droid, iPhone and BlackBerry MarketWire

Coming Soon to Forrester's Marketing Forum: How Sony Pictures Gets Lift at the Box Office From Integrated Digital Media Strategies
Who:Starring... Elias Plishner, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Digital Media, Sony Pictures Entertainment And Featuring... Craig Macdonald, Chief Marketing Officer, Senior Vice President for Products, Covario, Inc MarketWire

U.S. Concrete to Present at the BB&T Commercial & Industrial Conference
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) announced today that Michael W. Harlan, U.S. Concrete's President and Chief Executive Officer, and James C. Lewis, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to participate in the BB&T Capital Markets and Industrial Conference on Thursday, April 7, 2011 MarketWire

SpotXchange Among First to Receive IAB Certification
SpotXchange, the largest global marketplace of video ad inventory, is among the first ad networks to complete the rigorous self-certification and training program for IAB's Quality Assurance Guidelines (QAG). This means that advertisers can execute video ad campaigns through SpotXchange with confidence that they adhere to the highest criteria for buyer control and transparency. MarketWire

Flint Telecom to Acquire Second VoIP Service Provider as Part of Telecommunications Growth
Flint Telecom Group, Inc. ( (OTCBB: FLTT), an International Telecoms Technology and Services Organization, today announces that it has completed a Letter of Intent to acquire 100% of an additional VoIP services company providing services to small and medium enterprises in the United States MarketWire

ELX Announces Strong First Quarter; Sets Multiple Monthly and Quarterly Volume and Market Share Records
ELX Futures, L.P. (ELX), a leading electronic futures exchange, announced today that multiple volume and market share records were set in the month of March and in the first quarter of 2011 in its combined U.S. Treasury and Eurodollar futures contracts. ELX traded a record 6.1M total contracts in the first quarter, up 29% from the previous quarter. MarketWire

CAVU Resources, Inc. Files 2010 Annual Report With
CAVU Resources, Inc. ("CAVU"), which trades as (PINKSHEETS: CAVR) announce today that filed CAVU's annual report and exhibits after the company was unable to access its secured site with pinksheets on Friday. MarketWire

Alto Group Holdings Announces Management Opens 10 Million Dollar Private Placement Offering
Alto Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALTO) ("Alto Group" or the "Company"), an innovative mining and commodities trade company headquartered in New York, announces management opens 10 million dollar private placement offering and breaks escrow. MarketWire

NavStar Technologies Announces Tremendous Success at Mid-America Trucking Show
NavStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVSR), a company focused on producing and commercializing products and services for tracking/monitoring and reporting on the location and condition of high value cargo and other assets, is pleased to report an extremely successful experience at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) this past week in Louisville, Kentucky. MarketWire

Arbella Raises More Than $71,000 for Hunger Relief Program
The Arbella Insurance Group Charitable Foundation ("Arbella") completed the third year of its "Let's Drive Out Hunger" program, raising $71,233 for hunger relief programs in Massachusetts. The initiative is one of several that the Foundation supports to alleviate hunger in Massachusetts. MarketWire

CBX'S New Design for Shinsegae Department Store Unveiled in Alliance With Arario in Cheonan, South Korea
With the first phase of its design unveiled late last year, CBX, the strategic branding and retail design consultancy headquartered here, today announced that its Seoul, South Korea-based JMCBX Division is working towards the completion of the second phase of the new 495,900-square-foot Shinsegae department store in Cheonan, South Korea. MarketWire

Power of the Dream Ventures Announces Genetic Immunity Signs West Nile Virus Vaccine Development Agreement
Power of the Dream Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: PWRV), Hungary's premier technology acquisition and development company, is pleased to announce that Genetic Immunity has signed an agreement to participate in a consortium effort to develop a vaccine for the West Nile Virus. MarketWire

Propell Adds New Colleges, Endorses 'Bookstore of 2015' Model
Propell Corporation (OTCBB: PROP), founder of the PropellShops® "instant ecommerce" system for schools, businesses, nonprofits and the military, today announced that it is adding several new college stores to its list of school partnerships, as it expands its strategy of helping college bookstores anticipate, and stay ahead of, fundamental changes in their industry. MarketWire

Stereo Vision's Rezn8 Scores Again With "Transcendence"
Stereo Vision Entertainment Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SVSN) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Rezn8 has been contracted to do Visual User Interface effects for the feature film, "Transcendence," a science fiction thriller Written and Directed by Darryl Hill and Executive Producer Kyle Jackson. MarketWire

Adaptive Clinical Design Reduces Trial Time for More Than Half of Companies
Adaptive clinical design can lead to significant time savings when implemented successfully, according to a new study from consulting firm Cutting Edge Information. However, high-level executive support for and wider acceptance of flexible trial design are needed to drive better usage of adaptive clinical trials. MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Reports 2010 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd.(NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer of microRNA-based moleculardiagnostics, today announced that it reported financial results for thethree and 12 months ended December 31, 2010. Results for the 12 monthsended December 31, 2011 were also previously reported on the Company'sAnnual Report on Form 20-F filed with the U.S MarketWire

Matrixx to Be Featured Guest on "Your Monies Worth" Radio Show
Matrixx Resource Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MXXH), has been invited to profile the Company's progress and outlook with Mick Bazsuly on "Your Monies Worth" radio show. MarketWire

Future in Review Names CSRHUB a 2011 FiReStarter Company
Strategic News Service is proud to announce that CSRHUB has been selected as a 2011 FiReStarter company, to be featured at its annual Future in Review (FiRe) technology conference MarketWire

Friendly Energy Adds Experienced Executive
Friendly Energy Exploration (OTCBB: FEGR) is pleased to announce that Rick Hutchins will join the company as it's Chief Operating Officer and will oversee all drilling operations going forward. MarketWire

Israeli Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to Trial S&W Seed's Varieties
S&W Seed Company (NASDAQ: SANW) today announced that the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is launching trials to confirm that S&W's high yielding, warm climate and salt tolerant alfalfa varieties can perform in Israel. MarketWire

Blending Mandates & Tax Incentives Will Accelerate Biofuel Demand in Europe has announced the addition of GBI Research's new report "Biofuel Market in Europe to 2020 - Blending Mandates and Tax Incentives Will Accelerate Biofuel Demand in Europe," to their collection of Alternative Sources market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

SMART Modular Technologies Releases XceedIOPS2(TM) SSD: Fastest SATA Drive Equipped With Enterprise-Grade Flash
SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc. ("SMART" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SMOD), a leading independent manufacturer of solid state storage products and memory modules, today announced the release of its second generation of XceedIOPS™ serial ATA (SATA) solid state drives (SSDs). Leveraging state-of-the-art functions and proprietary technologies, the XceedIOPS2 SATA SSD is available in 1 MarketWire

ImageXpres Announces Patient Bedside Safety Checklist
ImageXpres Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IMJX) today announced the availability of a new addition to its successful line of Surg-i-Scan™ (Surgical) Safety Checklist products, its Patient Bedside Safety Checklist. The new custom-configured checklist board is designed to improve the daily care of patients who are recovering following surgery, or while undergoing diagnostic test procedures. MarketWire

Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. to Provide Free Business Credit Counseling for Small Businesses
Dun and Bradstreet Credibility Corp., the leading provider of business credit building and credibility management solutions for businesses, announced today the formation of a free business credit advisory service. The service is part of an ongoing effort to provide small businesses with access to information about improving business credibility MarketWire

DNA Dynamics' Subsidiary Accelerates Marketing Effort
Appache Mobile, a subsidiary of DNA Dynamics, Inc (PINKSHEETS: DNAD) kicks off a new aggressive marketing campaign today centered around iOS game, iLegacy. MarketWire

Bolton Medical Enrolls First Patient in the European Treovance Abdominal Stent-Graft Clinical Trial
Bolton Medical, which specializes in endovascular treatments for thoracic and abdominal aneurysm repair, announced today it has enrolled the first patient in its ADVANCE clinical trial to study the safety and performance of the Treovance Abdominal Stent-Graft with Navitel Delivery System MarketWire

Qontext Takes SugarCon 2011 Online and Offers Free Social CRM to SugarCRM Users
Qontext, the leader in business social contextual collaboration, is powering the SugarCon 2011 Online Community. Anyone, including SugarCon attendees or those who cannot travel to San Francisco this year can register for free at (mobile accessible) MarketWire

ERF Wireless 2010 Annual Results Show 30 Percent Improvement in Annual Cash Flow
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFW), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the company has filed its Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission reporting results for the year ended December 31, 2010 MarketWire

LIG Assets, Inc. Announces DTC Eligibility Status
LIG Assets, Inc. (LIGA) (PINKSHEETS: LIGA), a multi-faceted publicly traded real estate and energy related company, is pleased to announce that it has been granted eligibility status by the Depository Trust Company (DTC). The Depository Trust Company is a member of the U.S. Federal Reserve System and a registered clearing agency with the Securities and Exchange Commission MarketWire

Ixia, ICSA Labs, and SonicWALL to Hold Network Security Testing Day; Media Invited
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) is holding a Network Security Day in conjunction with ICSA Labs and SonicWALL, where it will test SonicWALL's SuperMassive E10800 Next Generation Firewall using the new IxLoad-Attack solution MarketWire

Qumu Enterprise Video Platform Extended Through Mobile Initiative
Today Qumu Inc. announced the developer release of mobile extensions to its enterprise video platform. These extensions reduce the time and cost required to deliver rich video applications to a wide range of tablet computers and smartphones. MarketWire

US Carrier Consolidates Its Operations Support System (OSS) With Evolving Systems
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and IP carrier market, today announced that a major US carrier has placed an order to upgrade its OrderPath® system from Evolving Systems. MarketWire

BPM Partners Continues Momentum and Outlines Roadmap for BPM Holy Grail
BPM Partners, the leading independent authority on business performance management (BPM) solutions, today announced 52% growth in the close of its current fiscal quarter compared to the same period last year. The business performance industry itself is seeing increased momentum as companies put their performance management "houses in order" as they look toward recovery MarketWire

Hearts to Benefit From SUBWAY(R) Restaurants Partnership With American College of Cardiology
SUBWAY® restaurants, the world's largest restaurant chain, announces its sponsorship of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) CardioSmart National Care Initiative which promotes awareness and heart healthiness. The sponsorship is exclusive to SUBWAY® among quick service restaurants. MarketWire

RELDATA to Showcase Leading Unified Storage Solutions at Storage Networking World
RELDATA Inc. (, the innovation leader in unified block and file storage solutions over iSCSI, announced today that it will participate in Storage Networking World (SNW), held in Santa Clara, California, April 4-7, at the Hyatt Regency Silicon Valley/Santa Clara Convention Center. The company will be showcasing their latest solutions in the Emerging Vendors Pavilion at Booth P3. MarketWire

TRUSTe's Newly Released Privacy Solutions Achieve Significant Industry Traction in Online Advertising, Tracking and Business Analytics
TRUSTe, the leading privacy trustmark and provider of privacy solutions, today announced key milestones demonstrating the tremendous traction of its comprehensive suite of privacy certification solutions for the rapidly changing world of online advertising, tracking and business analytics MarketWire

Barco Uniforms(R) Receives UNIVATOR Award for Driving Innovation in the Specialty Retail Industry
Barco Uniforms, an acclaimed leader in the uniform industry, received the prestigious UNIVATOR Award from UniformMarket News for its Re-branding Initiative, "Love What You Wear™." The UNIVATOR Awards honor the leading ideas, creations, services and innovators which have influenced the industry over the past year MarketWire

EPiServer Brings Web Content Personalization to the Marketing Masses
Web content personalization is no longer the domain of high end eCommerce sites, news sites and Web developers, as EPiServer, the world's fastest growing provider of platforms that drive online engagement, today launched a new version of the EPiServer platform that combines personalization across content, community, commerce, and communication MarketWire

Sage Survey Shows That 20 Percent of U.S. Hispanic Small Business Owners Are Unable to Identify Their Most Important Business Cost
Sage released today the findings of a recent survey among small and midsized Hispanic businesses in the U.S MarketWire

Colorado Solar Company Completes One of Colorado's Largest Solar Array Installations
Syndicated Solar, Inc., a full service Solar Company, announced the completion of a major commercial solar power array for Grand Junction, Colorado-based hardware retail supplier, Peach Tree True Value Hardware. The new solar energy systems were designed to produce 143,866 kilowatt hours of solar electricity each year MarketWire

Global Resource Energy, Inc. Expands Investor Relations Program
Global Resource Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GBEN) (PINKSHEETS: GBEN) announced today that it will initiate an Investor Relations program. This program will include a series of meetings with financial industry representatives in New York, Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary MarketWire

VidSys and Valor Systems Partner for Faster, More Effective Situation Resolution
VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that allows organizations to resolve business and security situations in real time, today announced its technology partnership with Valor Systems, provider of innovative Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) software used throughout North America MarketWire

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Obtains Bank Credit Line and Is Awarded New Defense Department Subcontract
Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTCBB: EKCS) (ECSI), a global leader in entry control and perimeter security solutions, today announced that it had established a revolving line of credit on most favorable terms. The Company has also been awarded a new multi-million dollar, five-year subcontract for the Department of Defense. MarketWire

Mezeo Software Announces MezeoCloud 4.0 at SNW Spring 2011
SNW SPRING 2011 - Mezeo Software (, a leading provider of deployable cloud storage solutions, today announced the release of MezeoCloud (Version 4.0 of the MezeoCloud Storage Platform). The MezeoCloud 4.0 release, with a simplified and massively scalable architecture, enables enterprises and service providers to quickly implement a REST API based public or private storage cloud. MarketWire

TRC Continues Long Term Support of EPA Research Lab
For nearly 35 years, TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) has supported the management, operation, and maintenance of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) National Health and Environmental Effects Research Lab in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Most recently, TRC was awarded a new $11 million, five-year contract. MarketWire

AVST Demonstrates Campus Mobility at ACUTA
This week at ACUTA 2011, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will be showcasing an all-new, theater-style booth, addressing key IT initiatives for colleges and universities today, including mobility, centralization, virtualization, and deploying private cloud to public cloud UC solutions MarketWire

Miami Named a 2011 "Top Date City"
Miami has been named a leading date city -- and it has nothing to do with the local bar scene or online dating sites. MarketWire

Rural Wisconsin Healthcare Cooperative Engages Fortinet to Help With Compliance

American Energy Report Issues Monday AM Energy Update: Citigroup, Bank of America, AT&T, Ford and UnionTown Energy Inc.
Editors Note: There are two photos associated with this press release. MarketWire

Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Experiencing Major Disruptions With State and Local Governments' Shift to Electronic Communications
Many cash-strapped state and local governments are transitioning their traditional, paper-based communications sent via the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to email and electronic forms to save money MarketWire

Quaterra Expands Silver Mineralization at Nieves
Quaterra Resources Inc MarketWire

DGScreen Wins rAVe [Publications] Award -- Best DS (Digital Signage) SaaS Network' at DSE 2011
DGScreen Ltd. (, an emerging leader in web-based, digital signage systems, has been given the Best DS (digital signage) SaaS Network' award at DSE 2011 from rAVe [Publications]. MarketWire

IronKey Announces Banking Channel Partner Program for Trusted Access
NACHA PAYMENTS 2011 -- IronKey, the leader in securing data and online access, today announced its Trusted Access Elite Channel Partner Program. The initiative enables selected partners to help institutions offering commercial, business, and municipal online banking combat the growing threat posed by cyber criminals using financial malware MarketWire

Rockwood National Announces the Publication of Its Corporate Video Profile
Rockwood National Corp. (PINKSHEETS: RNTL), ("Rockwood") is pleased to announce today that IAB Media, Inc. has produced and published a corporate video on behalf of the Company. This informative video can be seen on our website at MarketWire

Black Diamond Appoints Bill Kulczycki as Vice President and General Manager of Gregory Mountain Products
Black Diamond, Inc. (NASDAQ: BDE), a leading provider of outdoor recreation equipment and active lifestyle products, has appointed Bill Kulczycki as vice president and general manager of its Gregory Mountain Products division. MarketWire

Unilens Vision Inc. Announces Amendment to Term Loan Facility, Capital Equipment Financing and Reduction in Quarterly Cash Dividend
Unilens Vision Inc. (OTCBB: UVIC) (OTCQB: UVIC) (TSX-V: UVI), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and markets specialty contact lenses, today announced an amendment to its term loan facility with Regions Bank and a reduction to its quarterly cash dividend. MarketWire

California Bank & Trust Is Awarded 14 National Greenwich Excellence Awards
California Bank & Trust (CB&T) ( and its parent company, Zions Bancorporation, have received fourteen 2010 Greenwich Excellence Awards for small and middle-market banking. The awards were granted in ten national and four regional categories. MarketWire

AutomationDirect Renews Partnership With Kepware for Communications
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that it has renewed its contract as AutomationDirect's communications supplier. AutomationDirect will deliver a single branded version of KEPServerEX called "KEPDirect OPC Server" for use with AutomationDirect controllers and remote I/O. MarketWire

ZBB Energy to Provide Energy Storage for Army's Micro-Grid Project
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), the leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, announced today a contract from Eaton Corporation to provide a 500kWH energy storage system for use in a micro-grid application at a U.S. Army facility in Ft. Sill, OK, utilizing ZBB's next generation ZESS V3 Zinc Bromide flow battery. MarketWire

Fashion's Leading Trend Source The Doneger Group/Directives West Selects Auri as Featured Footwear Brand
Auri Footwear, Inc., the wholly owned operating subsidiary of Wellstone Filter Sciences, Inc. (name change to AURI, INC. pending) (OTCBB: WFSN) is pleased to announce The Doneger Group and its West Coast division, Directives West, have selected Auri products to showcase to industry leaders in retail and fashion merchandising nationwide MarketWire

Wyndham Resorts Offer Fifth Free Night and $200 Bonus This Spring
Travelers eager to start the spring season with a tropical getaway can enjoy longer stays and earn a $200 bonus when booking a vacation with Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® in top resort destinations in the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean. MarketWire

Alliance Creative Group (ACGX) Increases 2010 Revenues by Over $8,500,000 From 2009 Revenues
Alliance Creative Group, Inc. ( (PINKSHEETS: ACGX) is pleased to announce the results of Operations for the twelve months ended December 31, 2010 Compared to the twelve months ended December 31, 2009. MarketWire

LightPath Technologies to Highlight Advanced Infrared Optics at the SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing Conference in Orlando, Florida From April 26th - 28th
LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH) will be presenting the latest developments in molded infrared aspheric optics at the SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing Conference in Orlando, FL from April 26th - 28th in Booth 426 MarketWire

Kentucky's Baptist Healthcare Optimizes ED Safety, Revenue and Enterprise Data Exchange With T-System
Baptist Healthcare System, Inc. in Louisville, Ky., has selected T SystemEV®, the industry's leading emergency department information system, for use in all five of its acute-care hospitals' EDs to improve safety and quality of patient care, increase efficiencies, and optimize reimbursement MarketWire

Adino Energy Places $272,500 in Convertible Notes
Adino Energy Corporation (OTCQB: ADNY) (PINKSHEETS: ADNY)today announced it has completed a private placement of convertible Notes totaling $272,500. The two year unsecured Notes are non-amortizing, carry a 6% interest rate and are convertible into Adino common stock at $0.35 per share. Additionally, the Leonard #1 well tested at four barrels of oil per day, making it a commercially viable well MarketWire

Global Printed Electronics Market Expected to Reach $24.25 Billion in 2015 has announced the addition of MarketsandMarkets's new report "Global Printed Electronics Market: Materials, Manufacturing Technologies, Applications & Trends" to their collection of Components market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Digital Lumens CEO to Present at the Yale Climate and Energy Institute
Digital Lumens, developer of the industry's first Intelligent Lighting System™, today announced that President and CEO Tom Pincince will present at the Technological Innovation for a Secure Energy Future conference on April 9, 2011 at 3:30 p.m. held at the Yale University Law School MarketWire

Application Specific Analog Revenue to Reach $26.3 Billion in 2011 has announced the addition of Databeans' new report "2011 Analog ICs" to their collection of Electronics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Texas A&M Health Science Center Awards Facilities Management Software Contract to AssetWorks
AssetWorks, a leading provider of Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) software solutions, announced today that it has signed a facilities management software and implementation services contract with Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAM HSC) MarketWire

Get Your Home & Garden Done With CouponCodes4u.Com
Spring time is Home & Garden time! Barbecue, chill out, afternoons with the family or friends... this is something we are going to do in the next weeks. After such a long time of darkness, we need flowers and accessories to lighten up our homes and gardens MarketWire

Openet Announces Latest Incarnation of Industry-Leading Policy Management Software
Openet, the leading provider of Subscriber Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers, today announces the latest version of its industry-leading policy management software, Openet Policy Manager 4.0 MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Energy-Efficiency Concerns Drive the Total Pumps Market in the European Pharmaceutical Industry
The European pharmaceutical industry has managed to remain insular to the economic crisis due to government-aided stimulus packages. The demand for pumps in the European pharmaceutical industry is expected to increase because of certain re-initiated projects in the recovering economies MarketWire

Epicor(R) Agrees to Be Acquired by Apax Partners for $12.50 per Share
Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by funds advised by Apax Partners, one of the world's leading private equity firms with a strong heritage of technology investment. MarketWire

iFinix Completes First Acquisition of 2011
iFinix Corp (PINKSHEETS: INIX), a provider of real-time financial information and services to active traders and to the securities industry, today announced it has completed its first acquisition of 2011. MarketWire

Symantec System Recovery Delivers Flexible Recovery of Physical and Virtual Systems
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced its strategy to provide organizations of all sizes with a tailored approach to solve their data, system and application recovery challenges to better meet stringent recovery time objectives and keep their business up and running MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Introduces New Sales Planning & Analysis and Multi-Entity Planning & Analysis Solutions
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in on-demand business performance management (BPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced two major new solutions in its applications portfolio, Sales Planning & Analysis and Multi-Entity Planning & Analysis MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Introduces Spring 2011 Release

Peopleclick Authoria Buys Global Workforce Planning and Analytics Leader Aquire Solutions, Inc.
Propelled by a shared vision to accelerate business outcomes and success through the strategic optimization of the workforce, Peopleclick Authoria today announced the acquisition of Aquire Solutions, Inc., a global leader in workforce planning and analytics solutions MarketWire

Dentists Promote Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April With Help From Concerto Internet Marketing
A group of dentists in various cities across the United States are promoting oral cancer awareness this month. April is Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness month. MarketWire

Barrett-Jackson to Donate a Collector Car to Benefit Armed Forces Foundation in Las Vegas
There's more to Barrett-Jackson collector car auctions than big engines and big bids. There are big hearts, too. MarketWire

Dominion Enterprises Cuts Waste and Prepares for the Future With a Shared IT Infrastructure From NetApp, Cisco, and VMware
Dominion Enterprises, a marketing services company that provides cloud-based advertising and management software and magazines for multiple industries, recently moved from a siloed infrastructure to a shared IT infrastructure based on NetApp® (NASDAQ: NTAP), Cisco®, and VMware® technologies MarketWire

New D-Link(R) Wireless N Network Camera Offers Infrared Illumination for Viewing Live Video Streams at Night
Giving people the ability to check in on what matters most for the ultimate peace of mind, D-Link® today announced that its mydlink™-enabled Wireless N Day/Night Network Camera (DCS-932L) is now available. With a built-in CPU and web server, the DCS-932L offers a complete day and night monitoring system for homes and small offices MarketWire

The Art Economist Engages Economist Kathryn Graddy as Contributing Editor to Its Global Publication
The Art Economist Co., publishers of The Art Economist, the 10-time per year publication for investors and collectors that examines the contemporary art market, announces that it has engaged influential economist, Kathryn Graddy, as a Contributing Editor to its incisive economic editorial team. MarketWire

Fujitsu Cited as a Strong Performer by Independent Research Firm in Global IT Infrastructure Outsourcing Report, Q1 2011
Fujitsu was among the select companies that Forrester Research, Inc. invited to participate in its March 2011 The Forrester Wave(TM): Global IT Infrastructure Outsourcing, Q1 2011 report. In this evaluation, Fujitsu was cited as a Strong Performer in IT Infrastructure Outsourcing. MarketWire

Solid Gold Studio: City Limits Debut Album By Twigg & Stone Re-Released in U.S. and Japan By Digi Crates Records
Editors Note: A photo for this release will be available via Marketwire's website. MarketWire

20x200 Names Crenshaw Communications for PR Program
Crenshaw Communications has been selected by pioneering art e-commerce site 20x200 as PR agency of record. Crenshaw will work with 20x200 to build upon its category leadership and support the company's growth by engaging a diverse audience from within the art, technology, and business communities. MarketWire

MSC Patran and Sinda Simulate Extreme Thermal Conditions in Violet Satellite Spacecraft
MSC Software (MSC), the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions, today announced that the Violet Satellite project team at Cornell University selected MSC Software's finite element analysis pre-and-post processor, Patran, to accurately model and predict extreme component and environmental temperatures in the Violet Satellite spacecraft. MarketWire

Oracle E-Business Suite Named a Leader in eProcurement Solutions by Independent Research Firm
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Lost Sales and Tighter Lending Restrictions Challenge Young Firms in Post-Recession Economy, According to Kauffman Study
The world's largest longitudinal survey of new businesses identified a marked increase in 2009 in firms being denied bank loans or credit due to tougher lending restrictions -- and firms not applying for needed loans because they feared being denied. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Receives Supplier Excellence Award From TTI Asia
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) is pleased to announce that Vishay Intertechnology Asia Pte Ltd. has received the Supplier Excellence Award from TTI Electronics Asia Pte Ltd. Vishay is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components MarketWire

MEALTRACKER Introduces Web-Based Dietary Management Solutions for Assisted Living and Long-Term Care Facilities
Responding to the evolving needs of the long-term care and assisted living industries, MEALTRACKER today announced the launch of MealTracker Direct, a completely web-based dietary management system MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Re-Initiation of Projects to Revive Growth Prospects for the European Positive Displacement Pumps Market
The demand for various types of positive displacement pumps in Europe is expected to witness an apparent increase due to re-initiated many industry projects in the regions recovering from the economic slump. Although, the financial crisis affected most of the end-user sectors across Europe, the demand from them has been sustained through government-aided stimulus packages. MarketWire

Blue Coat WAN Optimization Solution Achieves Oracle(R) Validated Integration With Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle's Siebel CRM
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced its Blue Coat® ProxySG® version 6 Acceleration Edition appliance for WAN optimization has achieved Oracle Validated Integration with the Oracle® E-Business Suite 11.5.10 and 12.1 and Siebel CRM release 7.8 and 8.1 through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) MarketWire

Huawei Symantec Debuts T-Series Disk Storage Systems
Huawei Symantec Technologies Co., Ltd., a leading provider of network storage and security solutions, today unveiled the Oceanspace T-Series, a family of scalable storage systems tailored for medium-sized enterprises MarketWire

Intersil Introduces Industry's First High Temperature Digital Ambient Light Sensor for In-Vehicle Lighting Applications
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today introduced the industry's first automotive grade ambient light sensor designed to support continuous operation up to 105 degrees Celsius. The ISL76683 is qualified to the Automotive Electronics Council's AEC-Q100 grade 2, assuring reliability under significant thermal stress MarketWire

Clicker Acquires -
Clicker, Inc. ("Clicker" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: CLKZ), an Internet brand-building firm focused on developing stand-alone consumer and social networking brands, today announced it has acquired from Inc. for an undisclosed price. MarketWire

Encounter Technologies, Inc. (ENTI) Announces Strategic Discussions With Pegasus Tel, Inc. (PTEL)
Encounter Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ENTI), specializing in social media, video technology and on-line streaming solutions, announced today corporate discussions with Pegasus Tel, Inc MarketWire

Metalico Advances Shredder Plans With Buffalo Expansion, Youngstown Retooling
Metalico, Inc. (NYSE Amex: MEA) has moved to the next phase of its strategy for growing the company's network-wide shredding capacity by escalating plans for new equipment in Buffalo, New York while suspending shredding activity in Youngstown, Ohio as it upgrades that site. MarketWire

Post-n-Track Leverages NaviSite's Managed Cloud Services to Deliver Healthcare Software-as-a-Service Communication and Collaboration Platform
NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that Post-n-Track Corporation is leveraging the manageability, flexibility and security of NaviSite's Managed Cloud Services to deliver its communications and collaboration platform to a large community of healthcare organizations. MarketWire

Adimec Releases Fastest Camera Link Base Cameras With the New QUARTZ Qs Series
Adimec (, a world leader in application-specific, leading-edge industrial camera solutions, today introduced its new QUARTZ Qs Series, initially featuring the Qs-4A40 and Qs-2A80 cameras MarketWire

Implant Sciences Announces Fiscal 2011 Q2 Revenues of $3,147,000, Up 422% vs. Same Period in Fiscal 2010
Implant Sciences Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IMSC) (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for the homeland security market and related industries, today announced financial results for its fiscal 2011 second quarter ended December 31, 2010 MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $58 Million for Acquisition of Cargo Handling Company, Plus Provides Net $32 Million to H.I.G. for Recapitalization of Existing Portfolio Company, Resulting in a Record of More Than $300 Million of New Originations for Prospect in the March 2011 Quarter
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has provided a $58.0 million first-lien senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of a cargo handling company ("Cargo") by a leading private investment firm. Prospect also made an equity co-investment in connection with the transaction. MarketWire

Paragon Shipping Inc. Announces Filing of IPO Registration Statement by Its Wholly-Owned Subsidiary Box Ships Inc.
Paragon Shipping Inc. (NYSE: PRGN), or the Company, a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulk cargoes and containers, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Box Ships Inc. ("Box Ships"), has filed a registration statement with the U.S MarketWire

Jeannie Out of the Bottle... for Corporate Endorsements and Branding
Our Marketing Works has had a long standing professional relationship with Ms. Eden and is excited to provide organizations with the benefits of her iconic status to help promote products, services and brands. MarketWire

Greystone Logistics Announces Long Term Financing
Greystone Logistics (OTCBB: GLGI) announced today the company has reached an agreement to move all existing debt with its principal lender to a long-term facility. MarketWire

Rocky Mountains Leads U.S. Metals & Minerals Industry Project Activity With $27.8 Billion, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Joseph Govreau, VP Metals & Minerals for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- With 207 active Metals & Minerals Industry projects totaling $27.8 billion, the U.S. Rocky Mountains region is the largest U.S. region by project value for the industry. The region accounts for 30% of the total Metals & Minerals project activity in the U.S MarketWire

BHP Aluminum Smelter Is Key to Hydropower Project on Congo River, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Richard Finlayson, Senior International Editor for Industrial Info -- BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) (Melbourne, Australia) could be the anchor client for power from the proposed Inga 3 hydropower project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). MarketWire

U.S. Workers Declare Employers' Dedication to Environment as Important as Profit When Evaluating a New Workplace, Interface, Inc. Survey Finds
A new study on workplace values shows American workers seek employment with organizations that are both financially successful and mindful about their impact on and commitment to protecting the environment. A public opinion survey conducted by Harris Interactive National Quorum on behalf of Interface, Inc MarketWire

Terracare Associates and ET Water Systems Earn More Than $14K Water Use Rebate From Denver Water for Bowles Crossing Shopping Center in Littleton, Colorado
Terracare Associates, LLC, one of the region's leading commercial landscape management companies, in partnership with ET Water Systems, Inc MarketWire

New Business Win: MSD Malaysia Selects Callidus Software Monaco On Demand Suite to Drive Sales Performance
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that MSD Malaysia, a leading research-based pharmaceutical company in Malaysia, has selected the Callidus Monaco On Demand Sales Performance Management suite to drive the performance of its sales organization. The agreement was signed in the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

DG Acquires Leading Canadian Advertising Services Firm
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), a leading provider of digital media services to the advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries today announced that it has acquired privately-held MIJO Corporation for Canadian $39.5 million in cash. Based in Toronto, MIJO provides broadcast and digital media services to the Canadian advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries. MarketWire

Peregrine Presents Phase Ib HCV/HIV Data on Single-Agent Bavituximab at EASL
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced data from its Phase Ib dose escalation safety study of bavituximab in patients coinfected with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV MarketWire

DineEquity, Inc. to Hold First Quarter 2011 Investor Conference Call on May 3rd
DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP Restaurants, today announced that it will release first quarter 2011 financial results on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 before the market opens. The Company will host an investor conference call to discuss its first quarter 2011 financial results on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a MarketWire

True 2 Beauty Inc. Engages Undiscovered Equities to Lead Public and Investor Relations Efforts
True 2 Beauty Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TRTB) (the "Company") (, a leading distributor of male and female sexual potency pills and liquid products in the United States, announced today that it has engaged Undiscovered Equities, Inc. to manage all aspects of its investor relations and corporate communications program MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Major Challenges Ahead for the Power Markets
The power markets in Europe and North America are in a post-crisis lull, but the market fundamentals remain strong, and now is the time for companies to be taking strategic decisions in order to be well positioned for the upturn. Demand for large centralised power plants may be low, but there are opportunities in smart energy, biomass, renewables and micro-generation to name a few MarketWire

Dais Analytic Corporation Reports FY10 Financial Results
Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCBB: DLYT) announced record financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Box Ships Inc. Files a Registration Statement for an Initial Public Offering of Shares
Box Ships Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Paragon Shipping Inc MarketWire

RedEye Controls Go Pro
ThinkFlood (, developer of RedEye control systems, today announced two additions to their platform of solutions for the home. MarketWire

Fontanetta to Present at Milliman Care Guidelines(R) Client Forum
John Fontanetta, MD, FACEP, Chief Medical Officer of Proven Healthcare Solutions, will present "Getting the Level of Care Right The First Time - How to Get Physician Buy In" at the 2011 Milliman Care Guidelines® Client Forum in Palm Springs, Calif., April 3-6, 2011. MarketWire

Designing Digitally, Inc. Partners With the United States Air Force Academy to Develop a Browser Based 3D Virtual Campus Tour Based on Unity
Designing Digitally, Inc., a full-service interactive design company and developer of "3D Virtual Campus Tours," recently completed and launched a browser based 3D virtual campus tour for The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) utilizing the award-winning Unity development platform for games and interactive 3D. MarketWire

Leading the Industry in Pressure Management Innovation, Oseco, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest Oseco (Broken Arrow, Oklahoma) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Oseco manufactures rupture discs, explosion vents and other pressure-relief products. As a leader in technically advanced pressure-relief products, Oseco delivers unique design, testing and consultancy services for pressure management MarketWire

S & B Engineers & Constructors Ltd. Earns National Safety Excellence and Eagle Awards From Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has announced that S & B Engineers & Constructors Ltd. (Houston, Texas) maintained a safety record that has earned the company recognition in the Heavy and Civil Engineering Contractor category of ABC's National Safety Excellence Awards MarketWire

Gold Now Available on Smartphone
The American Precious Metals Exchange, Inc. (APMEX), one of the world's largest and most trusted precious metal dealers, today announced the launch of, a mobile version of the world's largest and most comprehensive precious metals web site offering more than 3,000 items from 1 gram to 1,000 ounces in Gold, Silver and other precious metals. MarketWire

Lattice Now Shipping MachXO2 PLDs in Production
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that the MachXO2™ LCMXO2-1200 device has been qualified and released to production. The LCMXO2-1200 is one of six members of the MachXO2 PLD family, offering designers of low-density PLDs an unprecedented mix of low cost, low power and high system integration in a single device MarketWire

Lattice Reference Design Enables Image Signal Processors (ISP) to Interface With Aptina HiSPi CMOS Sensors
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced full support for Aptina's High-Speed Serial Pixel Interface (HiSPi) using LatticeXP2™ FPGAs. The LatticeXP2 HiSPi bridge reference design allows any Image Signal Processor (ISP) with a traditional CMOS parallel bus to interface with an Aptina HiSPi CMOS sensor MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor Announces Expanded Presence in India
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced the official inauguration of Lattice India in a ribbon cutting ceremony that included Lattice President and Chief Executive Officer Darin G. Billerbeck and Lattice India General Manager Sidhartha (Sid) Mohanty, as well as representatives from Lattice's customers and members of the press. MarketWire

Versatile Communications Recognized as the Top HP Networking Partner in North America
Versatile Communications, Inc. (Versatile), an IT integrator delivering complex, high availability network solutions since 1994, has been honored by Hewlett Packard (HP) for exhibiting substantial thought leadership, achieving outstanding performance and delivering important wins in the marketplace. MarketWire

iQuote Xpress' Sales Configuration, Quoting and Proposal Solution Selected by International Brands Design Trackpoint Division
iQuote Xpress, a leading provider of on-demand configuration and quoting software as a service (SaaS), announced today that it has been selected by International Brands Design Trackpoint division to streamline workflow by automating the sales quoting and reporting process. MarketWire

Healthy Snacks for Hectic Schedules
(Family Features) While many of us try to make healthy eating a priority, the reality is that our busy schedules can make it difficult to eat right while on the go. But, if you keep your fridge and pantry stocked with a few key ingredients, it becomes a whole lot easier to make snack choices that are both satisfying and nutritious. MarketWire

The Everyday Joys of Soy
(Family Features) If you want to improve your diet by adding healthy foods, now may be the perfect time to try something new, something soy. April is National Soyfoods Month, and finding delicious soy-based foods has never been easier. MarketWire

Do You Dare to Shake Up Your Routine?
(Family Features) If you feel stuck in a rut, it may be time to shake things up. Finding new ways to approach exercise and diet can make your efforts to improve your overall health more engaging and help you stay on track. MarketWire

Build a Better Sandwich
(Family Features) Is your lunch bland and boring? Well, it might be time for a sandwich makeover. By simply mixing up your ingredients and adding a few sandwich architecture tricks, you can build a sandwich that rivals those much-anticipated post-holiday sandwiches any day of the year. MarketWire

Cleaning Tips for Pet Owners
(Family Features) Pets add a lot of love and personality to a home -- but they also add plenty that needs cleaning up. From slobbered-on chew toys to pet hair on the sofa, they definitely leave their mark on the home. MarketWire

Planning an Outdoor Oasis
(Family Features) If it's time to think about making some improvements or additions to your home, outside may be the best place to get started. MarketWire

Make Your Home Safer

Lawn Mower Care
(Family Features) Regular lawn mower maintenance is vital to keeping this tool running well. These tips from the experts at TruGreen will help you take care of the workhorse of lawn care. MarketWire

Datapulse launches German Language Version of Intuition Enterprise Solution
Datapulse, leading global developer of unified communications applications, has today announced the immediate availability of the German language version of its market leading Intuition Enterprise solution MarketWire

Donal Boylan Named New CEO of Hong Kong Aviation Capital
HNA Group Company Limited (HNA) of China, a leading diversified services and integrated operations company, and Bravia Capital (Bravia) of Hong Kong, a leading investor and advisor in the transportation and logistics industries, today announced the appointment of Mr. Donal Boylan as the new Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Aviation Capital (HKAC), a subsidiary of HNA and a Bravia affiliate. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Next Generation Sequencers Emerging as Indispensable Tools in Global Biomedical Research
Next generation sequencers (NGS) are penetrating into the service providing sector and the global biomedical research community where they are increasingly being identified as indispensable tools. Recent scientific discoveries that are an outcome of next generation sequencing technology show the impact of massively parallel platforms MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Projects Exponential Growth for European Personalised Medicine Market
Stating that current levels of double-digit growth are only the tip of the iceberg, Frost & Sullivan projects exponential growth for the European personalised medicine market. Defining the scope and nature of human biological variation allows the targeting of medical treatments towards those most likely to benefit from it MarketWire

AES Shuts Two Hungarian Power Plants, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info Europe (Galway, Ireland) -- AES Borsodi Energetikai (Tiszapalkonya, Hungary), the Hungarian arm of U.S. power company AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) (Arlington, Virginia), has stopped power production at two of its three plants in Hungary. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Interventional Oncology Technology Market in Europe to Benefit From Expanded Awareness and Patient-Friendly Treatments
The interventional oncology technology market in Europe is in its growth stage. Increased awareness about cancer and the different kinds of interventional oncology technologies available to treat this disease are spurring market prospects. The focus is on easy-to-use, patient-friendly and minimally invasive technology devices. MarketWire

Eastern Europe to Pump New Life Into European Pumps in Water and Wastewater Market, Says Frost & Sullivan
The economic slowdown that shook Europe towards the end of 2008 and the whole of 2009 also affected the pumps market in the region. Major end-user applications such as water treatment and distribution, sewage and wastewater treatment experienced a decline in sales volume in 2009 MarketWire

TenCate denies claim of FieldTurf Tarkett
In January 2011, TenCate notifiedFieldTurf Tarkett ("FieldTurf") that it would terminate an exclusive supplyagreement with FieldTurf. Soon thereafter, FieldTurf filed a lawsuitagainst TenCate in the District Court for the Northern District of Georgia(USA) MarketWire

August Energy Corp. Acquires Gold/Silver Mineral Claims
AUGUST ENERGY CORP. (PINK SHEETS: AENC) (The Company) acquires Mineral Lease Claims in the 'Long Canyon Gold Trend'. MarketWire

Beneficial Holdings Inc. Announces Updates to Its Casino Portals
Beneficial Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BFHJ), which manages the by Beneficial casino, the sportsbook, a hotel, and three gaming parlors in Nicaragua through its subsidiaries, today announced that its online casino,, is being updated to include additional gaming and affiliate enhancements and security software. MarketWire

58 Days Left -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Partner Former Louisiana Attorney General Remind Investors With Large Financial Interests (Over $100,000) of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Lawsuit Against Advanced Battery Technologies Inc. - (ABAT)
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that only 58 days remain to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities fraud class action lawsuit against Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc. ("Advanced Battery" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ABAT) MarketWire

Only 2 Days Left -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Partner Former Louisiana Attorney General Remind Investors With Large Financial Interests (Over $100,000) of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Lawsuit Against China MediaExpress Holdings - (CCME)
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that only 2 days remain to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities fraud class action lawsuit against China MediaExpress Holdings, Inc. ("China MediaExpress" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CCME) MarketWire

44 Days Left -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Partner Former Louisiana Attorney General Remind Investors With Large Financial Interests (Over $100,000) of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Lawsuit Against Medifast, Inc. - MED
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that only 44 days remain to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities fraud class action lawsuit against Medifast, Inc. ("Medifast" or the "Company") (NYSE: MED) MarketWire

DryShips Announces Proposed Private Offering of Senior Unsecured Bonds by Ocean Rig UDW Inc.
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes and off-shore contract drilling oil services, announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Ocean Rig UDW Inc MarketWire

GeckoSystems to Demonstrate Technology Progress at Mobile Robot Conference
GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GOSY) ( -- announced today that during their third annual "Mobile Robots in Motion" conference April 13-14, 2011 attendees will be able to observe and discuss GeckoSystems' recently developed GeckoMotorController™ 7.0 and their sensor fusion based vision system, the GeckoImager™ 3.1 MarketWire

Sirona Biochem Acquires TFChem
Editor's Note: There are two images associated with this release. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Sales Agent by TJX Companies for a Major Distribution Facility in South Bend, Indiana
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by TJX Companies to represent them on the sale of a 538,500 sq. ft. industrial building on 70.99 acres situated at 1902 West Sample Street in South Bend, Indiana. MarketWire

Plateau Systems Positioned in "Leaders Quadrant" of the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Employee Performance Management
Gartner, Inc. has positioned Plateau in the Leaders Quadrant of its recently released "Magic Quadrant for Employee Performance Management."* A segment of the broader Talent Management Suite market, Gartner's view of employee performance management (EPM) software includes performance, succession and compensation management capabilities MarketWire

A New Audio Interview With Gary Spaniak, CEO of Electric Car Company Inc., Is Now at, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with Electric Car Company, Inc. (OTCBB: ELCR) is now available. The interview can be heard at MarketWire

Industrial Income Trust Inc. Announces Acquisition Activity
Industrial Income Trust Inc. ("IIT"), an industrial real estate investment trust, announced today that on March 29, 2011, it completed the acquisition of a distribution center of approximately 1.3 million square feet located in the Atlanta, Georgia area for approximately $33.8 million at an estimated purchase price capitalization rate of approximately 8.8% MarketWire

Financial calendar 2011 - revised
1st Quarter 2011 will be presented on 28 April 2011 (not 29 April).Revised financial calendar 2011 for SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge: GlobeNewswire

MDxHealth Launches Equity Offering
DURHAM, NC, and LIEGE, BELGIUM - April 4, 2011 - MDxHealth SA (NYSE Euronext: MDXH), a leading molecular diagnostics company in the field of personalized cancer treatment, today announced the launch of an equity offering by means of a private placement to certain investors, with the intention to raise an amount of approximately € 6 million GlobeNewswire

Kesko introduces a new share-based compensation plan
KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 04.04.2011 AT 17.00 1(1)  Kesko Corporation's Board of Directors has made a decision to introduce a new share-based compensation plan for some 150 Kesko management personnel and other named key personnel. GlobeNewswire

Compositions of Kesko Corporation's Board Committees
KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 04.04.2011 AT 16.45 1(1)  The organisational meeting of Kesko Corporation's Board of Directors, held after the Annual General Meeting, decided to maintain the compositions of the Board's Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee unchanged. GlobeNewswire

Resolutions of Kesko Corporation's General Meeting
KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 04.04.2011 AT 16.00 1(3)  Kesko Corporation's Annual General Meeting today adopted the financial statements for 2010 and discharged the Board members and the Managing Director from liability. The General Meeting resolved to distribute €1.30 per share as dividends GlobeNewswire

NIB loan for waste-to-energy plant in Lithuania
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Finland's Fortum have concluded a new loan agreement totalling EUR 70 million for building a waste-to-energy heat and power plant in the Lithuanian city of Klaipeda. GlobeNewswire

Mobistar: launch of Red Bull MOBILE in collaboration with Mobistar
Red Bull MOBILE comes to Belgium A strong partnership for Mobistar GlobeNewswire

NOTICE TO ATTEND the Annual General Meeting of BioGaia AB (publ)
BioGaia AB (publ) will hold its Annual General Meeting at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, 10 May 2011, at Lundqvist & Lindqvist Klara strand Konferens, Klarabergviadukten 90, in Stockholm. The doors will be opened for registration at 3:00 p.m. Registration will end at 4:00 p.m GlobeNewswire

Transocean Ltd. Announces Schedule for First Installment of Proposed Dividend
Transocean Ltd. /Transocean Ltd. Announces Schedule for First Installment of Proposed Dividend. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Huldra Silver (TSX.V - HAD) Acquires Shares of Craigmont Holdings and Applies for Permit at Treasure Mountain - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 4, 2011 - Huldra Silver Inc (TSX.V - HAD) announces an agreement to acquire all the shares of privately owned Craigmont Holdings, and also has made an application for a mining permit at Treasure Mountain. GlobeNewswire

Life Fitness Signs Landmark Fitness Equipment Deal with Pan-Arabian Al Ahli Group
     Deal Covers Direct Sales into AAHG Gold's Gym Facilities in 13 Countries GlobeNewswire

Hawkeye Gold & Diamond (TSX.V - HGO) Enters the new Yukon Gold Rush - Video Hosted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 4, 2011 - Hawkeye Gold and Diamond Inc. (TSX.V - HGO) has entered the new Yukon Gold Rush. GlobeNewswire

New International Surgical Products Business Provides Platform for Introducing Medline's Evidence-Based Solutions Worldwide
Acquisition of CareFusion's International Surgical Products Distribution Business Completed GlobeNewswire

RIFLE, Colo., April 4, 2011 - Natural Resources USA Corporation, (Symbol: NTRC), announced its six month transition period results this week due to a change in fiscal year end from June 30 to December 31 in late 2010. GlobeNewswire

Elcoteq SE has received the Formal Decision of the Export Financing Revolving Credit Facility
Elcoteq SEStock Exchange ReleaseApril 4, 2011 at 14.30 (EET) GlobeNewswire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC admitted to the FTSE 250 index
Anglo Pacific Group PLC ('the Company', 'Anglo Pacific') (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY) is pleased to announce that it has today been admitted to the FTSE 250 index. GlobeNewswire

R. STAHL takes over products for explosion protection of Orlaco Products B.V.
R. STAHL AG /R. STAHL takes over products for explosion protection of Orlaco Products B.V. . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kesko Corporation's Annual General Meeting on 4 April 2011: President and CEO Matti Halmesmäki announces Kesko's plan for major expansion of operations in Russia
KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 04.04.2011 AT 13.00 1(2)  Kesko Corporation's Annual General Meeting is taking place today, Monday 4 April 2011, in Helsinki. In his review, President and CEO Matti Halmesmäki announces that Kesko Food will open four large-scale grocery stores in Russia in 2012-2013, two of which in the St. Petersburg area and two in the Moscow area. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to support Crisis Management Initiative as Lead Partner
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 4 April 2011, at 12 noon (EET) GlobeNewswire

FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. Wins New Contracts for FJORD and FJELL in 2011
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has signed two marine heavy transportation contracts with GAC in Aberdeen Scotland. Fairstar's semi-submersible vessels FJORD and FJELL will transport a flotilla of 42 tug boats from Singapore to Maracaibo, Venezuela in April and May of 2011. Both vessels are now mobilizing to Singapore GlobeNewswire

Bond tranches
Stavanger, 4 April 2011: Reference is made to the notification dated 1 April 2011, stating that Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco, OSE: NOR) has successfully completed a new 5 year senior secured bond issue of NOK 600 million. The allocation between the two tranches of the bond issue has now been completed GlobeNewswire

Basware to deliver a scan & capture service to Lemminkäinen
Basware to deliver a scan & capture service to Lemminkäinen's Financial Shared Service Center GlobeNewswire

Sycrest® roll-out starts with the launch of the product in the important European region
Denmark is the first country to launch Sycrest® Sycrest® is a unique opportunity and an excellent fit to Lundbeck's psychiatry franchise with strong commercial synergies Significant unmet need still exists for therapies effectively achieving remission in  bipolar disorder Sycrest® is expected to add significant revenue to Lundbeck in the coming years GlobeNewswire

ASPO Plc    STOCK EXCHANGE BULLETIN    April  4, 2011 at 9:45 am.  Jukka Nieminen (age 41), Master of Science (Tech), has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Kaukomarkkinat Ltd, part of Aspo Group, as of August 8, 2011 GlobeNewswire

TenCate denies claim of FieldTurf Tarkett
In January 2011, TenCate notified FieldTurf Tarkett ("FieldTurf") that it would terminate an exclusive supply agreement with FieldTurf. Soon thereafter, FieldTurf filed a lawsuit against TenCate in the District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (USA) GlobeNewswire

Solvay to create with Rhodia a major player in chemicals - a global leader in their businesses
Embargo: Brussels and Paris, 4 April 2011, at 7:00 am GlobeNewswire

Thinfilm & PARC extend printed electronics commercialization engagement
By working together to further co-develop Addressable Memory technology, PARC and Thinfilm are complementing each other's strengths to move the industry beyond components and devices towards consumer-facing applications. GlobeNewswire

EMGS to mobilise third crew
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has entered into an agreement with North Sea Shipping to charter the vessel Atlantic Guardian for six months from 25 April 2011, with optional extensions of up to six months GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Introduces the New Web of Knowledge
New Version Offers the Most Intuitive Research Experience to Date GlobeNewswire

ProLogis European Properties to announce first quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday 28 April 2011

Algeta enters research collaboration to evaluate thorium conjugated with a novel tumor-targeting antibody from Genzyme
Oslo, Norway, 4 April 2011 - Algeta ASA (OSE: ALGETA), a company focused on the development of novel targeted cancer therapeutics, announces that it has entered a research collaboration with Genzyme to evaluate the potential of its Thorium platform. GlobeNewswire

Statkraft AS releases Annual Report 2010
Please find the attached pdf-version of the printed 2010 Annual Report for Statkraft AS. GlobeNewswire

Notice of Lindab's Annual General Meeting on 11 May 2011
The shareholders of Lindab International AB (publ) are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held at 2 pm (CET) on Wednesday 11 May 2011 at Lindab Arena, Ängelholm, Sweden. The notice includes a proposal for an incentive programme in the form of a performance-based share saving programme. GlobeNewswire

Sale of Nationale Suisse's group life business to Swiss Life approved
Nationale Suisse /Sale of Nationale Suisse's group life business to Swiss Life approved. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

SDRL - Closing of acquisition agreement with North Atlantic Drilling Ltd.
Hamilton, Bermuda, April 3, 2011 - Reference is made to the reorganisation of Seadrill's harsh environment drilling services and the establishment of North Atlantic Drilling Ltd announced on February 15, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Opens New Wheel Set Centre at Siegen Site
The centre of excellence for bogies in Siegen extends core competencies and opens up new business fields GlobeNewswire

In relation to Storebrand's share purchase scheme for employees Storebrand ASA has today sold 256,635 shares to 470 employees at NOK 46.06 per share. After this transaction Storebrand ASA holds a total of 3,539,953 own shares. GlobeNewswire

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