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CII welcomes inclusive growth oriented Budget 2011-12
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Monday welcomed the budget proposals for 2011-12 presented in Parliament by Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee. ANI

Sensex up by 536 points, trading above 18K
The Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange on Monday rose by 536 points to again cross the 18,000 mark, at 18,237, as Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee tabled Budget 2011 in parliament. ANI

Union Budget eyes upon result oriented economic management system
Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said that the Union Budget is a transition towards a more transparent and result oriented economic management system in India. ANI

Microsoft launches Microsoft Dynamics AX for retail in India
(ANI-Business Wire India): Microsoft India today announced the launch of Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail, a focused offering for the Indian retail sector. ANI

HK Bldg & Loan Expands into China's Energy Management Industry
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Robert Walters Global Salary Survey: Want to know if you're paid fairly? Use the Instant Salary Checker to find out
Workers can now find out how much they are really worth with the Instant Salary Checker iPhone app, launched today by recruitment specialists Robert Walters.The app provides users with instant access to pay rates for all professionals - whether you're a secretary or a CFO.Want to find out what you're worth in other countries? The app allows you to compare pay globally ACN Newswire

Tiger Oil and Energy Receives Kansas Corporation Commission Permits to Drill and Return Wells to Production
Tiger Oil and Energy (OTCBB: TGRO), a diversified energy exploration company, is pleased to announce approval of its Notice of Intent to Drill by the Kansas Corporation Commission, Oil and Gas Conservation Division. A drill program and a Slick Water Frac are scheduled for the Adams #1 well located on its newly acquired oil and gas holdings in Cowley County, Kansas MarketWire

DEMO Spring 2011 Conference Kicks Off With Launch of New Class of Emerging Technologies
Today, the world-renowned DEMO conference officially kicked off its DEMO Spring 2011 conference where 27 companies took the stage to launch products in the consumer, enterprise and cloud technology sectors. Matt Marshall, executive producer of DEMO, got the morning underway with a state-of-the-industry address which was followed by each demonstrating company's six minute presentation MarketWire

Grupo Casa Saba's Sales and EBITDA Increased by 55.50% and 214.20%, Respectively
Grupo Casa Saba (NYSE: SAB) MarketWire

Envista Sales Double for Second Straight Year
Envista Corporation, the world's leading provider of enterprise map-based coordination solutions for the public right-of-way (ROW), today announced record sales for 2010, up 100 percent over 2009 MarketWire

Spicy Pickle Franchising, Inc. Comments on Change of Venue for Its Stock Quote
Spicy Pickle Franchising, Inc.'s (OTCQB: SPKL) Chief Financial Officer, Clint Woodruff, commented today on the company's stock quote being moved to the OTCQB from the OTCBB. MarketWire

Mortgage Rates Waver Slightly, but Stay Relatively Low, According to Informa Research Services
According to Informa Research Services, the national average rate on 30 year fixed rate mortgages returned to 5.13% this week after nudging higher last week at 5.2%. While rates appear to be continuing their upward trend, it is difficult to say precisely where rates are heading and when they will change MarketWire

TIBCO Software to Present at 2011 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that Matthew Quinn, chief technology officer, will participate in the upcoming Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit in San Francisco, California at The Westin San Francisco Market Street on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Mr. Quinn will join the track titled "On-Demand: the Emergence of SAAS 3 MarketWire

Back by Popular Demand Playboy's Claire Sinclair Stars in MGM Grand's Crazy Horse Paris
MGM Grand's Crazy Horse Paris' intimate French spectacular cabaret is thrilled to welcome the return of popular guest star Claire Sinclair, Playboy's 2010 October Playmate of the Month, for an encore of performances April 20 - 27. Making her debut in the show last October, Sinclair mesmerized MGM Grand's Crazy Horse Paris fans as the youngest guest star at the age of 19 MarketWire

Napa Valley Winery Hosts 16th Annual Fourth of July Celebration
This Fourth of July, Napa Valley's Louis M. Martini Winery (http://www.louismartini.com/) will host its 16th annual patriotic celebration at its historic winery in the heart of wine country. MarketWire

Make Every Week America Saves Week With Improved Savings Habits, Says Informa Research Services
Last week was America Saves Week and one of its main purposes was to get consumers to focus on their savings. No matter what income level consumers find themselves at, they should always find a way to fit a savings plan into their budget. Informa Research Services suggests consumers take advantage of online resources and automatic transfers to improve their current savings habits. MarketWire

AmeriStar Network Inc. Completes 1-for-2 Reverse Stock Split and the Merger of SecurDigital Inc.
AmeriStar Network Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMWKD) announced today that FINRA has put the 1-for-2 Reverse Stock Split on the FINRA Daily List. In addition, the merger of SecurDigital Inc. into a wholly-owned subsidiary of AmeriStar became effective. MarketWire

VIQ Solutions Announces Stock Option Grant
VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS) has, as part of its annual compensation review, granted 1,039,000 stock options to officers and directors of VIQ Solutions, all of which are exercisable at $0.43 per share, being the closing price of the Corporation's shares on the TSX Venture Exchange on February 25, 2011 MarketWire

Pepper Rock Resources Appoints James Park Director and Chief Geologist
Pepper Rock Resources Corp. (OTCBB: PEPR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. James F. Park as Chief Geologist and further welcomes him to the Company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Joe Kayser Named Chief Creative Officer of Young & Rubicam West Coast
David Sable, Chief Executive Officer of WPP's Young & Rubicam, and Tony Granger, Global Chief Creative Officer, announced today management changes aimed to upgrade the offering of Y&R's West Coast operation. MarketWire

Arizona Technology Council Foundation Announces Winners of Intense Arizona Middle School Science Bowl Competition
The Arizona Technology Council Foundation (http://www.aztechcouncil.org) today announced the winners of the fifth annual Arizona Middle School Science Bowl competition held Saturday, February 26, 2011 at Arizona State University's Tempe campus. Seventeen teams of up to five students in grades 6 to 8 from throughout the State of Arizona competed. MarketWire

First HD-4.0 Shrink Sleeve Package Hits US Market
McDowell Label, an award-winning label & package printer, partners with Envirocon Technologies, the makers of Lemi Shine, to manufacture the first High Definition UV 4.0 shrink sleeve label to be mass produced in the US market. Lemi Shine, an automatic dishwasher additive, got a new HDUV 4.0 shrink sleeve to accentuate its hourglass figure. MarketWire

Los Angeles Fire Department Heroes to Be Awarded March 3rd
The Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation, the major source of private financial support for the Los Angeles Fire Department, will host its first Awards Luncheon Thursday, March 3, 2011 at the Hollywood Palladium. The event honors 24 Los Angeles Fire Department Firefighters and Paramedics who have demonstrated bravery at great personal risk to his or her own life. MarketWire

Orphan Europe Selects Accredo Health Group to Distribute Carbaglu(R)
Orphan Europe announcesthat it has selected Accredo Health Group, Inc. to serve as the sole U.S.specialty pharmacy provider of Carbaglu (carglumic acid), the first FDAapprovedproduct to treat hyperammonemia due to N-AcetylGlutamate Synthase (NAGS)deficiency, a rare inherited metabolic disorder MarketWire

Skinny Water Announces Adjournment of Special Meeting of Shareholders to March 11, 2011
Skinny Nutritional Corp. (OTCBB: SKNY), the maker of Skinny Water® and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today that it intends to adjourn its special meeting of shareholders scheduled to be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, and reconvene the meeting on Friday, March 11, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. (local time) MarketWire

U.S. Concrete to Present at the Davenport Infrastructure and Basic Industry 1x1 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 Davenport Infrastructure and Basic Industry 1x1 Conference on Thursday, March 3, 2011 MarketWire

Vectren to Webcast Presentation to Financial Community
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will webcast its presentation to the financial community in New York City at 12:30 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday, March 3, 2011. Carl Chapman, President and CEO, and Jerry Benkert, Executive Vice President and CFO, will provide an overview of the company's utility and nonutility businesses and key strategies for growth. MarketWire

Huntington Learning Center Celebrates Read Across America Day
Read Across America is the National Education Association's (NEA) annual program to promote reading motivation and awareness in our nation's children. Since 1998, the NEA has celebrated Read Across America Day on or about March 2nd to honor the birthday of the beloved children's book author, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as "Dr. Seuss MarketWire

Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. Files Form S-1 to Raise Up to $5,000,000 Through Registered Public Offering
(NASDAQ: BASI) Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed registered public offering of up to $5 million of units comprised of Series A convertible preferred shares and warrants to purchase common shares MarketWire

Rohit Sah Joins TCW
The TCW Group (TCW), an international asset-management firm, today announced that Rohit Sah, a veteran portfolio manager specializing in international small-cap stocks, has joined TCW as portfolio manager and will launch the TCW International Small Cap Fund (TGICX/TGNIX) MarketWire

Kansas City IT Company Endorsed by KCI Auto Auction
KCI Auto Auction (KCIAA), a dealer-only auto auction where customers can buy and sell automobiles, recently endorsed MDL Technology, LLC. The IT company offers monitoring, hosting, data recovery, off site backup security and much more. MarketWire

ITW Formex(R) GK Electrical Insulation Receives Stringent UL f1 Rating for Outdoor Applications
ITW Formex® announced that UL has granted Formex™ GK electrical insulation its stringent f1 rating, certifying it is unconditionally suitable for use in outdoor environments. MarketWire

Prairie Wind Transmission Requests Permission to Build New, High-Capacity Transmission Line
MarketWire

SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. ("SCI") (OTCBB: SCIA) develops and commercializes technologies and manufactures ceramicsand metals for advanced applications in the physical vapor depositionindustry. MarketWire

International Monetary Systems to Present at the NIBA "Land of Opportunity Conference"
International Monetary Systems, Ltd. (OTCBB: ITNM), a worldwide leader in business-to-business barter services, today announced that the company will be presenting at the National Investment Banking Association (NIBA) "Land of Opportunity Conference" at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, FL on March 2-4, 2011. MarketWire

Tidewater Utilities, Inc. 3rd Annual Golf Tournament Aids Kylee McKenzie Gill Scholarship Fund
Tidewater Utilities, Inc. recently presented a check to the Kylee McKenzie Gill Scholarship Fund representing the proceeds of its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament held at Heritage Shores Golf Course in Bridgeville, DE this past August MarketWire

Terry Fator Debuts New Puppet to Celebrate Second Anniversary on Popular Late Night Talk Show -- Lopez Tonight
To celebrate the second anniversary of Terry Fator: Ventriloquism in Concert at The Mirage in Las Vegas, unparalleled ventriloquist Terry Fator is adding a new flamboyantly happy cast member to his already impressive line-up. Berry Fabulous, a former lawyer turned entertainer, will make his national television debut tonight, Monday, Feb. 28 on TBS popular late-night talk show, Lopez Tonight. MarketWire

Miyamoto Investigative Team Observes 30% or More of Older Buildings in Downtown Christchurch Are Collapsed or Badly Damaged
An investigative team of structural engineers from Miyamoto International, the global earthquake and structural engineering firm, has been assessing the damage to the Central Business District (CBD) in Christchurch for a week. The team's findings to date indicate that 30-50% of buildings constructed of unreinforced masonry (URM) have sustained severe damage or collapsed MarketWire

Regional Conference Brings PR Heavyweights to Las Vegas
The Public Relations Society of America's Western District Conference will be held April 27-29 at The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. Hosted by PRSA's Las Vegas Valley Chapter and presented by Las Vegas-based PR firm Kirvin Doak Communications, this year's lineup of speakers will include: MarketWire

Compete Media Planner Pinpoints Online Audiences
Compete, a Kantar Media company, today announced Compete Media Planner™, the most comprehensive online measurement tool for brands that offers an unprecedented view of their online media and behavioral classifications MarketWire

NavStar Agrees to Ship Three EOBR Units to N.J.-Based Trucking Company for a Trial
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, announced today it has agreed to ship three units to a New Jersey-based Truck Company for a trial period MarketWire

Bullion Monarch Subsidiary EnShale Energy Receives Notice of Allowability for Oil Shale Patent
Bullion Monarch Mining Inc., (OTCBB: BULM) (OTCQB: BULM) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, EnShale Energy, has received a notice of allowability by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a patent on its oil shale processing technology. EnShale has also applied for patents in the foreign countries of Australia, Canada, Brazil, Estonia, and China. MarketWire

GearyPMG Will Be Speaking on Two Panels at LeadsCon Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, March 1-2
GearyPMG, a national leader and innovator in performance-based marketing services, is pleased to announce that two members of its management team will be speaking at the LeadsCon Conference and Expo. The two-day event will be held at the Mirage Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada MarketWire

Fletcher Tilton Announces Name Change
The law firm formerly known as Fletcher, Tilton & Whipple, P.C. announces that it has changed its name to Fletcher Tilton, P.C. MarketWire

Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Annual Stockholders Meeting
On Tuesday, March 15, 2011, Franklin Resources, Inc. will hold its annual stockholders meeting at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, in the H. L. Jamieson Auditorium, at the company's headquarters located at One Franklin Parkway, Building 920, San Mateo, California. To listen to the meeting via teleconference, please call (866) 436-9172 in the U.S MarketWire

Hoku Corporation Reports Management Team Expansion
Hoku Corporation (NASDAQ: HOKU), a solar energy products and services company, today announced the appointment of "Jeremy" Xiaoming Yin, PhD as president of Hoku Corporation. Dr. Yin will report to Scott Paul, who will continue to serve as CEO of the Company. MarketWire

Compete Ad R/F Answers the Question: Who Is My Online Advertising Reaching?
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IC Places Signs New Advertising Agreement for Interactive Advertising on Its Shows
IC Places, Inc. (OTCQB: ICPA) (PINKSHEETS: ICPA) is pleased to announce that it has signed an advertising agreement with leading online video advertising network, Tremor Media to deliver 6 million monthly interactive in-stream ads over the IC Places Network of City Websites. MarketWire

X4 Solutions Receives XO Platinum Partnership Status
X4 Solutions, a premier Master Agent in the communications industry, was selected as one of only eleven XO Communications Platinum Partners. This prestigious status will allow X4 Solutions customers priority services, including a dedicated order entry hub and customer service team, priority routing and designated repair technicians MarketWire

China ACM to Present at Canaccord Genuity 4th Annual Sustainability Forum
China Advanced Construction Materials Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CADC) ("China ACM"), a leading provider of eco-friendly ready-mix concrete and related technical services in China, today announced that Jeremy Goodwin, President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Canaccord Genuity 4th Annual Sustainability Forum on Wednesday, March 2, 2011, at the St MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution earth imagery products and services, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

SciClone Pharmaceuticals to Report Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results for 2010 on March 16
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that it plans to report fourth quarter and year-end results for 2010 on Wednesday, March 16, 2011. SciClone will host a conference call to give a business update and guidance for 2011 at 4:30 pm ET that day. The call will be hosted by Friedhelm Blobel, Ph.D., President and CEO, and Gary Titus, Senior Vice President and CFO. MarketWire

Excel Maritime Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2010
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd (NYSE: EXM)("Excel"), an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and an internationalprovider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulkcargoes, announced today its operating and financial results for the fourthquarter and year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

VizStar, Inc. Appoints Richard Brutti to CEO Position
VizStar, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIZS) today announces the appointment of Richard Brutti as Chief Executive Officer. Richard will be taking the place of Sharon Singer. MarketWire

Grupo TMM Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Financial Results
Grupo TMM, S.A.B. (NYSE: TMM) (BMV: TMM A) ("TMM" or the "Company"), a Mexican intermodal transportation and logistics Company, reported today its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2010. MarketWire

Internet Grows to More Than 205 Million Domain Names in Fourth Quarter of 2010
The global base of Internet domain names grew by nearly 3.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2010, according to the latest Domain Name Industry Brief, published by VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. MarketWire

CorpBanca Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Financial Results and Conference Call on Tuesday, March 1st, 2011
CORPBANCA (NYSE: BCA), a Chilean financialinstitution offering a wide variety of corporate and retail financialproducts and services, today announced its financial results for the fourthquarter ended December 31, 2010. This report is based on unauditedconsolidated financial statements and prepared in accordance with Chileangenerally accepted accounting principles MarketWire

Thomson Reuters to Present at the Credit Suisse 2011 Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference
Thomas H. Glocer, chief executive officer of Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI) (TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, will present at the Credit Suisse 2011 Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference in Miami, Florida on Monday, March 7, 2011. Mr. Glocer is scheduled to speak at 2:00 p.m. EST MarketWire

ONA Invites Digital Community to Program Boston Conference With Session Selector
The Online News Association, the world's largest association of digital journalists, is looking to the wisdom of the crowd for general session topics at its 2011 Conference and Online Journalism Awards Banquet, Sept. 22-24, in Boston. MarketWire

Calibration Professionals Find New Flexibility With New Fluke 5522A Multi-Product Calibrator
Fluke Calibration, a global leader in calibration instrumentation and software, has introduced the 5522A Multi-Product Calibrator, designed to improve the capabilities of calibration laboratories industrywide. The 5522A is the next generation of Multi-Product Calibrators, based the popular Fluke 5520A series calibrator -- the most widely used Multi-Product Calibrator in the world MarketWire

SEI Named to Global Outsourcing 100
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that it has been named to The 2011 Global Outsourcing 100® by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP). This is the fourth time SEI has been recognized by the IAOP for overall outsourcing excellence. SEI was also named to the Global Outsourcing 100® in 2006, 2007, and 2009. MarketWire

Hyperion Research Report Ranks TyMetrix Top e-Billing and Matter Management Solutions Provider
TyMetrix, the premier provider of Web-based legal performance management solutions for corporate law departments, law firms and claims organizations, today announced it has been ranked the highest out of 25 solutions providers in the Hyperion Research "MarketView™ Report: e-Billing and Matter Management Systems for Corporations MarketWire

Simba Technologies Releases ODBC SDK for Easy Development of High-Performance Custom ODBC Drivers and JDBC Drivers for Traditional or Web Services Environments
Simba Technologies Inc., industry's choice for standards-based relational and multi-dimensional data connectivity, announced today the release of SimbaEngine ODBC SDK 8.1. SimbaEngine ODBC SDK enables quick and easy development of high-performance, custom ODBC, JDBC, OLE DB or ADO MarketWire

Monday PM Update: Citigroup Inc., Sirius XM Radio Inc., Bank of America, Petrobras, Ford Motor Co., Pfizer Inc., Intel Corp. and Kunekt Corp.
StockMarketLife.com, a prime source for small-cap research, provides wide-ranging due diligence and analysis on the hottest stocks in the market. StockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Women's Small Business Expo Helps Women Succeed With One-on-One Mentoring, Customized Action Plans and Networking
Rhona Silver, one of the most successful caterers in America, will give the keynote speech at Women's Small Business Expo on April 27, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Silver will speak to women entrepreneurs about how to never give up and make their business thrive in the new economy. MarketWire

Design-Build Construction Company Adds to Staff at St. Louis and Highland Offices
The Korte Company, a Design-Build construction company headquartered in St. Louis, MO, is happy to announce several new additions to the Korte family. MarketWire

Calyx Software Offers "Customer Experience" Webinars
Calyx Software®, the preferred mortgage solution provider for banks, credit unions, mortgage bankers and brokers, announced today the company has launched the 2011 series of "Customer Experience" webinars. These functional sessions are designed to familiarize users with various product features as well as help them get through confusing industry developments and regulatory compliance issues MarketWire

Salem Communications Announces Closing Sale of Los Angeles Station
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), announced that the sale of radio station KXMX-AM (1190 AM) for $12.0 million in Los Angeles closed on February 25, 2011. Salem still owns and operates KKLA-FM (99.5 FM), KFSH-FM (95.9 FM), KRLA-AM (870 AM) and KTIE-AM (590 AM) in its Los Angeles cluster MarketWire

Parsons to Support Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory/Lawrence Livermore National Security Life Program
Parsons is pleased to announce that it has been selected to support LLNL/LLNS in the conceptualization of the Laser Inertial Fusion Engine (LIFE) Demonstration power plant. LIFE is the next step to the practical application of fusion energy as a highly attractive solution to society's demand for safe, secure, environmentally sustainable energy -- at a scale that meets our long-term needs. MarketWire

Mantra's India Trade Mission a Success
Mantra Venture Group Ltd. ('Mantra') (OTCBB: MVTG) (FRANKFURT: 5MV) (Mantra") is pleased to provide an update on the success of the Company's recent trade mission to India. MarketWire

2011 ITA CityLIGHTS Awards Nominations Open
ITA is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2011 ITA CityLIGHTS Awards. MarketWire

Zephyr Agent Garrett Goldman Puts Art Back Into Education
Over the past several years, arts programs have been virtually eliminated or, at best, vastly reduced, in the public school arena. Zephyr agent Garrett Goldman and his partners saw the need for programs to encourage creative spirit and educational opportunities for under-served students and schools. MarketWire

NuMobile Announces Move to Exclusive OTCQB Quotation
NuMobile, Inc. (OTCQB: NUBL) today announced that the Company's stock quotation has moved exclusively to the OTC Markets Group, Inc.'s OTCQB, effective February 23, 2011. The OTCQB is one of three tiers established by OTC Markets and identifies companies that are fully reporting with the SEC, to include NuMobile MarketWire

China Crescent Announces Move to Exclusive OTCQB Quotation
China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: CCTR) today announced that the Company's stock quotation has moved exclusively to the OTC Markets Group, Inc.'s OTCQB, effective February 23, 2011. The OTCQB is one of three tiers established by OTC Markets and identifies companies that are fully reporting with the SEC, to include China Crescent MarketWire

24 Hours of Daytona Winner Joey Hand to Appear at Vista BMW
Joey Hand will be appearing at Vista BMW of Coconut Creek to promote his participation in the next event for the 2011 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series -- South Florida's own Grand Prix of Miami, held March 4-5 at the Homestead Miami Speedway. MarketWire

ole Announce 2011 hitsource Series Generating Copyrights Throughout the Year
Editors Note: There is an image associated with this press release. MarketWire

Randgold Resources Limited - Total Voting Rights
Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ: GOLD) (LSE: RRS) announces that, in accordance with FSA's Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules, its issued share capital consists of 91,095,370 (ninety one million ninety five thousand and three hundred and seventy) ordinary shares of US$0.05 each. MarketWire

Randgold Resources Ld - Total Voting Rights
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AURUS Made a Decision on the Payment of Dividends
AURUS CORPORATION (PINKSHEETS: AURC) announces that a meeting of the Board of Directors took place on February 22nd. MarketWire

SANS Natural Diet Soda Transforms the Soft Drink Market
New Perfection Beverage Company, a seasoned team of soft drink industry experts, announced the launch of SANS Natural Diet Soda. This new line of sodas boasts the delightful enjoyment that consumers expect from soft drinks but without (or "sans") the negatives commonly associated with these beverages MarketWire

Appian Sponsors Federal Procurement Education and Networking Events
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, is a proud sponsor of two March 1, 2011 events for federal procurement professionals: the ACT/IAC Acquisition Day in Washington, DC and the Defense Procurement and eBusiness Conference in Orlando, FL. MarketWire

Treaty Energy Announces Update on Town Oil Acquisition
Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TECO) today announced it has passed the expected February 21st closing date for the Town Oil Company assets purchase due to issues beyond its control. MarketWire

Excellon Provides ZTEM Survey Update
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) reports that it has received the first interpreted results of the ZTEM survey carried out at Platosa in the fall of 2010. It is clear that the survey has outlined several previously undetected and untested structural zones or systems of interest MarketWire

ValCom Achieves BIG Results With Florida Real Estate Auction
ValCom, Inc. (OTCBB: VLCO) (PINKSHEETS: VLCO) announced today the results of the live, televised real estate auction the company produced on Saturday, February 12th. The auction featured homes and lots throughout the state of Florida. MarketWire

Wyncrest Group Adds Long Term Care to Atlantis Group Portfolio
Wyncrest Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WNCG), a growing financial services organization, added a powerful new Long Term Care product to the Atlantis Financial Group portfolio of products, known as GoldenCare USA. Atlantis Financial Group is a division of Wyncrest's Southwest Financial Group. MarketWire

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Success in Convention in Panama
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ), CEO, Mr. Swank and joint venture partner Global Gaming Labs, S.A. (GGL), participated in a convention celebrated in Panama City with over 100 people from the gaming industry, started with a reception that both companies held for participants in the penthouse of the RIU hotel MarketWire

Sotheby's International Realty Brand Opens Offices in Costa Brava, Spain
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced it has further expanded its global real estate network across Spain with the addition of Costa Brava Sotheby's International Realty. MarketWire

New AudienceScience Market Intelligence Report on the Purchasing Trends of the Top Fifteen Audience Segments of 2010
AudienceScience®, a global online advertising technology company delivering digital marketing success, announced today from the IAB Annual Leadership Meeting the findings of the most recent Market Intelligence Report MarketWire

Trump International Hotel(TM) Las Vegas Introduces Ultimate Pet Pampering
Trump International Hotel™ Las Vegas wants guests and their four-legged friends to feel at home during their next Las Vegas vacation with the newly-enhanced Trump Pets® program. MarketWire

QuickLogic to Present at the ROTH Capital 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference in Laguna Niguel
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the leader in low power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced that Mr. Andrew Pease, QuickLogic's President and CEO, is scheduled to present at the OC Growth Stock Conference in Laguna Niguel, CA. MarketWire

Semiconductor Companies to Unwrap New Products March 28-31 at Globalpress Electronics Summit2011 in Santa Cruz
Globalpress Connection (www.globalpresspr.com), a global public-relations agency that brings international media directly to the high-tech industry, announced that a number of semiconductor companies will use the Globalpress Electronics Summit2011 as a forum to unveil new products or to launch their companies to global audiences. MarketWire

NAR Bus Tour Comes to Chicago
WHAT: Home Ownership Matters Bus TourWHEN: March 5, 2011, 10 a.m.-1 p.m MarketWire

Escalade Reports Full Year EPS of $0.48; Q4 2010 EPS More Than Double From Q4 2009
Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ: ESCA)announced that net income for the fourth quarter of 2010 was $2.2 million,or $0.18 basic earnings per share ($0.17 diluted earnings per share)compared to net income of $1.1 million or $0.08 basic earnings per share($0.08 diluted earnings per share) for the same quarter in 2009 MarketWire

Prodigy Reports Indicated Gold Resources of 1,924,200 Ounces and Inferred Gold Resources of 587,100 Ounces at Magino
Prodigy Gold Incorporated (TSX VENTURE: PDG) is pleased to announce the release of an updated NI 43-101 compliant mineral resource estimate for its flagship Magino gold mine project in northern Ontario. The updated mineral resource estimate, reported within a conceptual pit shell, was completed by Snowden Mining Industry Consultants Inc. (Snowden) of Vancouver, British Columbia. Using a 0 MarketWire

With Growth in Financial Institutions' Need for Enterprise Risk Management Solutions, Wolf & Company, P.C. Adds Midwest Sales Executive, Victor Imes, to Meet Strong Demand for Wolfpac Integrated Risk Management(R)
Wolf & Company, P.C. ("Wolf"), a leading CPA and Business Consulting firm, today announces the appointment of Victor L. Imes as Midwest Regional Sales Manager. Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Mr. Imes will focus on assisting financial institutions with their risk management needs using Wolf's online risk assessment solution, WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management® ("WolfPAC®"). MarketWire

The Walking Company Holdings, Inc. Announces Sale of BIG DOGS Trademarks and Other Corporate Events
The Walking Company Holdings, Inc. -- www.thewalkingcompany.com, www.bigdogs.com -- today announced the following: MarketWire

EMR Market Grew in 2010, Despite Confusion Over Meaningful Use
Despite some slower than expected growth in EMR system sales due to confusion over vendor qualifications and federal guidelines, the EMR market grew in 2010 and it should see its best years ahead, according to research from Kalorama Information. The healthcare market research publisher's latest report, "EMR 2011: The Market for Electronic Medical Record Systems," values the market for EMR at $15 MarketWire

Casale Media CEO to Present at IAB, iMedia and iStrategy Conferences
Casale Media, a leading premium online media network, today announced that CEO Joe Casale will be presenting at the upcoming iMedia Brand Summit, the iStrategy Conference, and IAB Networks and Exchanges, to highlight the company's offerings around audience targeting and online video marketing MarketWire

ASGE: Screening Can Help Stop Colorectal Cancer Before It Starts
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), representing the doctors who specialize in colorectal cancer screening, is encouraging people to talk with their doctor about getting screened if they are age 50 and over MarketWire

Avail-TVN to Provide MPEG-4 Video Services to Cobridge Communications
NCTC Winter Educational Conference -- Avail-TVN, the largest digital media services company in North America, today announced that Cobridge Communications is the latest multi-system cable operator in the United States to choose its MPEG-4 video solution MarketWire

Nuclear Industry Expansion Enhances the Growth of the Safety Injection Pumps Market
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report, "Nuclear Safety Injection Pumps - Global Market Size, Competitive, Product, Regional and Pricing Analysis to 2020," to their collection of Nuclear Power market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6082595. MarketWire

Verismo Networks Announces Triple Play Broadband Media Gateway
Verismo Networks announced today a Triple Play Broadband Media Gateway targeted at Service Providers (Telcos, ISPs, MSOs) who wish to expand their reach by offering Triple Play services including internet videos in a single device to subscribers. The Gateway provides seamless integration of broadcast channels, video-on-demand, over-the-top media services, VOIP, and a broadband router. MarketWire

Rucker's "Lean" Manufacturing Fuels Unifi Efficiencies
Completely shifting production methods is no easy feat for any organization. But that is just what Unifi Manufacturing did, thanks to unique Lean Six Sigma techniques shared by the team at Rucker & Associates. Greensboro-based Unifi is a global manufacturer and producer of multi-filament polyester and nylon textured yarns MarketWire

High Speed Rail Industry to Reach $907 Billion By 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of SBI's new report, "High Speed Rail Infrastructure Component Manufacturing," to their collection of Railway Equipment market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=2496796. MarketWire

Molecular Goes Mainstream! Washington G-2 Reports' Annual Molecular Diagnostics Conference to Focus on New Growth Opportunities for Labs
Once an exclusive specialty of academic medical centers and reference laboratories, molecular diagnostic testing has officially reached the mainstream of laboratory medicine MarketWire

RFaxis Design Win With Gemtek Technology Enables Major Broadband Deal With Leading French Telecom
RFaxis, a fabless semiconductor company focused on innovative, next-generation RF solutions for the wireless connectivity and mobility markets announced today that its high performance single-die/single-chip RFX2402 RF Front-end IC (RFeIC™) has been designed into the latest Wi-Fi 3x3 MIMO (Multiple Input/Multiple Output) PCI-E Mini card from Gemtek Technology Co., Ltd MarketWire

Systems From VPG Transducers Help Prevent Deadly Construction and Heavy Equipment Accidents
VPG Transducers, a division of Vishay Precision Group (NYSE: VPG), is working with heavy equipment manufacturers to create highly accurate and reliable systems that dynamically measure stresses in key vehicle components caused by such factors as overloading, vehicle tilt, and high winds. MarketWire

Vishay Siliconix Releases 30 V N-Channel and 20 V P-Channel TrenchFET(R) Power MOSFETs in Compact Thin PowerPAK(R) SC-70 Package With Ultra-Slim 0.6 mm Profile
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced new 30 V n-channel and 20 V p-channel TrenchFET® power MOSFETs in the thermally enhanced Thin PowerPAK® SC-70 package with an ultra-low 0.6 mm profile MarketWire

Due to Popular Acclaim, Avis Enhances Its "Free to Get Away" Promotion for 2011
Avis Rent A Car's "Free to Get Away" promotion in 2010 gave customers a rental reward day after they completed two qualifying rentals of at least two days each MarketWire

New Risk to Small Businesses: Crippling Penalties and Fines When Companies Violate New Employment Regulations
To the wave of risks facing start-up businesses, add one more: crippling lawsuits and premiums that can result when the business fails to comply with dozens of new human resources laws and regulations. MarketWire

History Curriculum Chester the Crab Comics Now Available at Discounted Rate to Homeschool Families
The Homeschool Buyers Co-op, a leading provider of homeschool history curriculum, announced the availability of the popular Chester the Crab Comics at never-before-available discounts. Now, members are able to use this popular homeschool history curriculum in their history classes for 37% off retail price. MarketWire

JAFRA(R) and CBS' "The Talk" Celebrate Women Who've Accelerated Their Success
To celebrate women who have accelerated their personal and professional success despite challenges, Connie Tang, the President of the U.S. division of JAFRA® Cosmetics International Inc. (JAFRA), appeared on CBS' "The Talk" and surprised one deserving "mompreneur" with a brand-new Mercedes Benz GLK350 sports utility vehicle MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group Confirms EBIG.QB Status
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (PINKSHEETS: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) today announced its stock will be primarily traded by market makers who participate in the electronic trading platform of OTC Markets. Shareholders can no longer rely on Yahoo's quote as Yahoo does not use OTCQB symbols. Shareholders can go to the portals that only need "EBIG" as ticker symbol, without the MarketWire

Latest PageUp People Survey Indicates Companies Still Not Utilizing Onboarding to Increase Business Profitability
Leading Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced the findings of their recent onboarding market survey, which found many companies are still not reaping the full benefits of onboarding. MarketWire

ReGenX BioSciences Supports Rare Disease Day: Highlights Gene Therapy Advances
ReGenX BioSciences will be joining the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and others around the world in observing World Rare Disease Day on February 28, 2011. On this day, millions of patients and their families will share their stories to focus a spotlight on rare diseases as an important global public health concern. MarketWire

Teche Holding Company Announces Election of William Anderson, M.D. to Board of Directors
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- The Board of Directors of Teche Holding Company, holding company of Teche Federal Bank, elected William Anderson, M.D. to the Board of Directors at the monthly meeting on Thursday, February 24, 2011. Dr. Anderson was previously elected and presently serves on the board of Directors of Teche Federal Bank. MarketWire

Univision Interactive Media Rolls Out Anvato's Online Video Publishing Platform
Anvato Inc. (www.anvato.com), the leader in high-end video platform solutions for broadcast media and a world pioneer in "machine vision," announced today that it added Univision Interactive Media, Inc., the digital division of Univision Communications Inc., the premier media company serving Hispanic America, to its client roster. MarketWire

GC China Turbines Receives Patents
GC China (OTCBB: GCHT) announced today that it has applied for and received Chinese utility patents for passive-yaw system, a flexible drive system for support-tube structure, and a teeter-structured flexible hub, which further underpin the Company's commitment to technology leadership in the global wind energy market. MarketWire

CRI Enhances Their Application Center With Nectar Converged Management Platform (CMP)
Nectar Services Corp. and Communication Resources, Inc MarketWire

Media Advisory: BMO Capital Markets to Provide Outlook for the Metals & Mining Sector at 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference
Join Matthieu Debost, Head of Equities - Europe, BMO Capital Markets, on Tuesday, March 1 at 2:00 p.m. ET for a discussion of investment trends in the metals and mining industry, including a look at investor attitudes and market sentiment towards the sector. MarketWire

Verisign Contest Asks Small Business Owners, "Where Will .com or .net Take You?"
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, today launched an international contest aimed at showcasing what a .com or .net domain name can bring to small businesses MarketWire

Front Row Tennis Chooses NeuLion to Deliver Live Event Broadcasts and Customized Viewer Experience to Reach Global Fan Base
Front Row Tennis, Inc. and NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading service provider of live and on-demand international, sports and variety programming delivered via broadband, today announced a partnership for a new video streaming service using NeuLion's platform. MarketWire

Eide Bailly Expands Portfolio With Intacct Cloud Financial Applications
Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting applications, today announced an expanded sales, marketing and development relationship with Eide Bailly, one of the nation's 25 largest CPA firms MarketWire

Nectar Announces Support of Avaya Aura(TM) Session Manager
Nectar Services Corp. announced at Enterprise Connect that it has extended support of its market leading Converged Management Platform (CMP) to include the Avaya Aura™ Session Manager 6.0 monitoring module. Nectar is a software firm specializing in managed services technologies for voice and data networks, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Juma Technology Corp (OTCBB: JUMT). MarketWire

Tivus to Host Shareholder Conference Call
Tivus, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TIVU), a provider of turnkey high-definition Internet-protocol television (HD IPTV) in-room entertainment technology to the hotel and hospitality industry, announced this morning that its chief executive officer, Mr MarketWire

Nectar's Converged Management Platform Selected by the Aura Alliance
Nectar Services Corp. announced at Enterprise Connect that the Aura Alliance, an international group of Avaya Business Partners, working together as a single organization to provide global support for multi-national enterprises, has selected Nectar's Converged Management Platform (CMP) MarketWire

Trey Resources Closes Largest Transaction in Company History
Trey Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: TYRIA) announced today that the company's subsidiary, SWK Technologies, Inc., the premier total solutions provider specializing in business software for manufacturers and distributors, has closed on a software sale valued at over $700,000. MarketWire

Elephant Talk Communications CEO Sees Growth for Virtual Networks in 2011
Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (http://www.elephanttalk.com/), an international provider of business software and services to the telecommunications and financial services industries, announced today that trends in 2011 are fueling growth in virtual wireless networks -- and major opportunities for companies that operate those networks. MarketWire

AmeraMex International Receives $400,000 Open Purchase Order
AmeraMex International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction and mining companies, today announced the company has received a purchase order for up to six refurbished container handlers from the Port of Manila in the Philippines MarketWire

Gold Bag, Inc. Engages Financial Advisors, Danby Technologies Corporation
Gold Bag, Inc. (OTCBB: GBGI), operating as Focus Gold Corp, has entered an Advisory Consulting Agreement ("the Agreement") with Danby Technologies Corporation ("Danby") of British Columbia, Canada for the provision of advisory and financial services to the company. MarketWire

King & Spalding Adds Partner Justin Riess to Charlotte Finance Practice
King & Spalding announced today the arrival of Justin M. Riess to its growing Charlotte office. Riess will serve as a partner in the firm's finance practice and will focus on asset-based, acquisition and working-capital financings. MarketWire

Pending Home Sales Decline in January
Pending home sales eased moderately in January for the second straight month, but remain 20.6 percent above the cyclical low last June, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Kenexa CEO Rudy Karsan to Discuss His New Book "WE" on This Week's Bill Kutik Radio Show(R)
Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, announced today that Rudy Karsan, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Kenexa, will be the featured guest on this week's The Bill Kutik Radio Show. MarketWire

Listening to Customers Leads to Decidedly Different Ad Campaign for the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Brand
More than 55 years ago, Jack Taylor founded Enterprise Rent-A-Car on a simple philosophy: "Take care of your customers and your employees first, and the profits will follow." Launching today, the brand's first new ad campaign in two decades reaffirms that philosophy and the unique culture that flows from it. And, this time, Enterprise employees will tell the story. MarketWire

BagDrop Recognized With InterSystems Breakthrough Application Award
InterSystems Corporation, a global provider of advanced database, integration and business intelligence technologies, today announced that technology firm BagDrop Systems BV has received the InterSystems Award for Breakthrough Applications. The international award program honors companies that use InterSystems' advanced technologies to build innovative game-changing solutions. MarketWire

SDL Announces Availability of SDL WorldServer 2011
SDL (LSE: SDL), the leading provider of Global Information Management solutions, is pleased to announce the release of SDL WorldServer™ 2011, a scalable translation management system designed for companies with global communication requirements. MarketWire

Josh Groban Announces Tour Dates and Ticket On-Sale Dates for His 2011 "Straight To You" World Tour
On Valentine's Day, Josh Groban thrilled fans by announcing the launch of his 2011 World Tour on NBC's The Today Show. Now, the multi-platinum recording artist has announced the North American tour dates and ticket on-sale dates for the "Straight To You" Tour, which visits cities across the U.S. and Canada beginning May 12th in New Orleans MarketWire

REPEAT-Media Advisory-"Metals Take Center Stage": Don Coxe Available for Interviews During BMO Capital Markets 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference
Don Coxe, Strategy Advisor, BMO Capital Markets, will be available for interviews to discuss his long-term outlook for the metals & mining sector during BMO Capital Markets' 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference. MarketWire

New Health Insurance Plans Let Smaller Mass. Employers Reap Savings, Edholm of Business Benefits Insurance Writes in Mass. Lawyers Weekly
New health insurers enter Massachusetts are giving employers the opportunity to save money on premiums by offering high-deductible health plans here for first time, broker Jim Edholm writes in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. MarketWire

Global Energy Industry to Grow 13.2% Through 2014
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of Datamonitor's new report, "Global Top 10 Energy - Industry, Financial and SWOT Analysis," to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6107702. MarketWire

Cotton Tree: Boutique Cayman Resort Celebrates New Beginnings With Four New Honeymoon Packages
Cotton Tree, the Cayman Islands' only luxury boutique beach cottage resort, announces four unique new honeymoon packages that promise to redefine wedded bliss. MarketWire

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts to Open in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts ("Fairmont") and Business Gate announced the signing of their agreement for Fairmont to manage a new 287-room luxury hotel and 4,000 square meter convention centre in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia slated to open late 2012. MarketWire

Diversity Group International in Discussions With One of the Industry's Largest Banks
Diversity Group International (PINKSHEETS: DGIN) today announced that it is in preliminary discussions regarding their Interest Rate Management Account (IRMA) and Interest Rate Optimization Strategy (IROS) programs with the premium financing industry's largest bank. MarketWire

Lake Regional Selects GroupOne Health Source to Implement eClinicalWorks(R) EMR
GroupOne Health Source, Inc, an electronic medical record consulting and billing firm, was selected by Lake Regional Medical Group to implement the eClinicalWorks (eCW) electronic medical records system. The group has approximately 50 affiliated healthcare providers. MarketWire

IncreMental Advantage Initiates Coverage on Magla International LLC With a Long-Term Buy Rating
IncreMental Advantage announced that it initiated coverage on Magla International LLC (OTCBB: ADSO) on February 22 with a Long-Term Buy Rating. This 27-page report provides detailed coverage of many aspects of Magla's business including: MarketWire

Dorman Releases Over 150 New Products to the Aftermarket
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM), has just released over 150 new products this month, featuring Formerly "Dealer Only" parts that were previously unavailable in the Aftermarket MarketWire

LJ International's ENZO to Be "Hall of Fame" Exhibitor at Hong Kong Jewellery Show
LJ International Inc. (LJI) (NASDAQ: JADE) today announced that its ENZO retail division will be featured as one of the "Hall of Fame" exhibitors at the upcoming Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, to be held March 4-8, 2011 in Hall 3E - Hall of Fame 3E-DO2. MarketWire

OnLive Indie Game Sale to Coincide With IGF & GDC
OnLive, Inc., the pioneer of on-demand, instant-play video games, today announced the launch of a large Indie Game Sale to coincide with its sponsorship of the Independent Games Festival and presence at the Game Developers Conference, both in San Francisco from Feb. 28-March 4, 2011. MarketWire

Exit Only, Inc. Engages Lighting Industry Pioneer; Forms New Technology Subsidiary and Acquires Exclusive Technology Patent
Exit Only, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXTO) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Shats International Holdings, Inc. ("SIH") acquired the exclusive rights to US Patent # 6,188,185 B1, Process for Manufacturing a Neon Tube, and Related Low Temperature Lighting System MarketWire

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon Performs Record-Breaking Number of Breast Augmentations
When Ted Eisenberg announced that he had set a Guinness World Record, his friends and family assumed it was related to his hobby: knife throwing. It wasn't. MarketWire

Pharma's Specialty and Hospital Sales Forces Target 10%-20% Growth
Biopharmaceutical sales forces focused on specialists and hospitals are looking to grow by roughly 10%-20% in the next two years, according to a new study by Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

Electroactive Polymers Market to Reach US$2.8 Billion By 2014
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of MarketsandMarkets's new report, "Global Electroactive Polymers Market Trends, Applications And Forecasts (2009-2014)," to their collection of Polymers market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6111447. MarketWire

Epicor(R) Customers Win 2011 Progressive Manufacturing 100 Award
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 its customers, Chirch Global Manufacturing, LLC (Chirch Global) and Semiconductor Tooling Services, Inc MarketWire

ACI Study Finds Texas Homeowner Regulation a Dismal Failure -- Leading to Higher Not Lower Consumer Prices
Price regulation of property and casualty insurance in Texas is leading to a dysfunctional property insurance market that is increasing consumer prices and reducing solvency, according to a new ConsumerGram released by the American Consumer Institute (ACI) MarketWire

Amerigo Announces 2010 Financial Results
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") reported today results for the year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

First China Pharma Foresees Strong Year of Growth Ahead
First China Pharmaceutical Group, Inc MarketWire

BIOLASE Announces Successful Showing of Waterlase(R) iPlus(TM) All-Tissue Laser at 146th Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that it completed a very successful showing at the 146th Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting, one of the largest dental shows in the country. MarketWire

New Shanghai HuaLi Foundry Chooses the Mentor Graphics Calibre RET Solution for 65/45nm Development and Production
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced that Shanghai HuaLi Microelectronics Corp., a joint foundry venture of the China Government, Shanghai Alliance Investment Co., Ltd, Shanghai Hua Hong (Group) Co., Shanghai Grace Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp., and Shanghai Hua Hong NEC Electronics Co MarketWire

AbTech Industries Welcomes Bjornulf White as Vice President of Strategy and Business Development
Abtech Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ABHD) is pleased to announce that Bjornulf White, former portfolio manager at Lockheed Martin Corporation, has been named AbTech Industries' Vice President of Strategy and Business Development MarketWire

HighNote Free Messaging Application Exhibiting at DEMO Spring 2011
HighNote, the new messaging application available on iPhone, iPad, iTouch and Android phones, will be exhibiting at DEMO Spring 2011. The application offers a more expressive way to communicate with friends from your mobile handset -- for free. MarketWire

Tech Soft 3D Launches HOOPS 3D Exchange v4.0
Tech Soft 3D, leading provider of component technology to the engineering software industry, is pleased to announce today the latest release of HOOPS 3D Exchange™. Companies can integrate this proven toolkit to develop applications that read product and assembly information from leading 3D CAD formats MarketWire

Warner Bros. Records and Affiliated Labels Announce Exclusive Vinyl Releases for Record Store Day on Saturday, April 16th, 2011
Warner Bros. Records has announced that it will make a series of vinyl albums and singles available on April 16th exclusively in honor of Record Store Day -- a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA, and hundreds of similar stores internationally. Warner Bros MarketWire

Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTC-BB: ACLZ) Appoints Jeff McCollum as Chief Revenue Officer and President of Cake Marketing Software Division
Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLZ), a multifaceted online marketing services company focused on the development of performance-based marketing programs and related software solutions, today announced the appointment of Jeff McCollum, its former Head of Lead Generation, as Chief Revenue Officer and President of its Cake Marketing Software Division. Mr MarketWire

Genarts Lends Visual Cache to VFX Oscar Nominees for 14th Consecutive Year
GenArts, Inc., the premier provider of specialized visual effects software for the film, television and video industries, marks yet another year having been used to create visually rich effects in Oscar-nominated films MarketWire

Rap Video About the Environmental Benefits of Cork Overlooked by Entertainment Awards -- and With Good Reason
In a troubling setback for the "art world," 100% Cork announced today that a snappy new rap video by faux sommelier Garth Lockwood did not garner a single major (or minor) entertainment award this year. MarketWire

Plateau Partners With 'The Race to Win' to Support Communities In Schools
The Race to Win tour will kick off from Austin, Texas on May 2, 2011 from Driveway Austin and conclude at the Plateau Headquarters in Arlington, VA on May 18. Other stops include San Diego, California, Phoenix, Arizona, Atlanta, Georgia and Richmond, Virginia. MarketWire

Epicor's(R) George Klaus Recognized as a 2011 Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN Magazine
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 Epicor Chairman, President and CEO George Klaus has been named a 2011 Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN Magazine MarketWire

ecoATM(TM) Introduces the First Fully Automated Consumer Electronics Recycling Kiosk With Built-In Cash Dispenser
ecoATM, the award-winning San Diego start-up known for its commitment to the environment and its innovative kiosks that buy back and recycle consumer electronics, today announced it has just introduced its next-generation, fully automated eCycling Station that has a built-in cash dispenser like an ATM and can be completely consumer self-serve MarketWire

AVST Illustrates the Future of Communications Systems at Enterprise Connect
This week at Enterprise Connect 2011, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will be on hand to share best practices, case studies and technology trends to help educate Enterprise Connect attendees on the future of enterprise communications MarketWire

TRC Announces Acquisition of Alexander Utility Engineering
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) today announced that it has acquired privately-held Alexander Utility Engineering, Inc. ("AUE") through a combination of cash, stock and subordinated debt. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, AUE is a professional engineering and design firm that specializes in providing a range of services to the electric utility and communications utility marketplaces MarketWire

Ikanos to Present at Roth Capital 23rd Annual Orange County Growth Stock Conference
Ikanos Communications, Inc MarketWire

Monday AM Movers: Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, Ford Motor Co., Pfizer Inc., Nokia Corp., General Electric Co., Kunekt Corp., Wells Fargo & Co.
StockMarketLife.com, a prime source for small-cap research, provides wide-ranging due diligence and analysis on the hottest stocks in the market. StockMarketLife Investment Stock Report's primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small-cap and micro-cap companies on the verge of explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Lakeland Industries Appoints Stephen M. Bachelder as Chairman of the Board Following Retirement of Raymond J. Smith
Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE), a market leader in protective apparel, today announced the retirement of Raymond J. Smith as Chairman of the Board, effective February 25, 2011. Mr. Smith is a co-founder of the Company and served as its Chairman since 1982. Stephen M. Bachelder, a member of the Board of Directors of Lakeland Industries since 2004, has been appointed to replace Mr MarketWire

ERF Wireless Expansionary Oil and Gas Strategy Finds Itself in the Midst of a Domestic North American Oil & Gas Boom
MarketWire

Dr. Bryan J. Massoud Named to "100 of the Best Spine Surgeons/Specialists in America" List
Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review magazine has named endoscopic spine surgery specialist Dr. Bryan J. Massoud to its "100 of the Best Spine Surgeons and Specialists in America" list that appears in the March/April 2011 issue and online. All physicians placed on the list undergo a substantial review with other peers and through Becker's own research. MarketWire

Guardly Unveils Mobile Personal Safety App and Service
Editors Note: There is a photo accompanying this press release. MarketWire

MusicMatrix Completes Production of Music Video Shoot for Backstreet Boys Howie Dorough's Hot New Single "100"
MusicMatrix.com, premier site for Encounter Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ENTI), wrapped production for Backstreet Boys Howie D's music video shoot featuring the hot new single"100" from his upcoming Debut Album, releasing exclusively in Japan first MarketWire

Sanger Heirs #1 Site Preparation
Matrixx Resource Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MXXH), announced today that it has been notified by Tejones Operations Corporation that preparation has begun on the Sanger Heirs #1 Site. MarketWire

CWRN: "Rate Fixed; Iron Cargo to Sail in March"
Cotton & Western Mining, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CWRN) revealed today that due to the recent escalation in fuel cost a fixed rate for China Seaborne Iron Ore has been agreed to. The recent rise in Ocean Freight was the direct result of civil unrest in oil producing countries, resulting in an increase of $12.00 per metric ton in the last ten days MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Announces Share Repurchase From the Estate of Craig H. Neilsen
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) today announced that it has entered into a binding agreement with the Co-Executors of the Estate of Craig H. Neilsen (the "Neilsen Estate") to purchase 26,150,000 shares of Ameristar common stock held by the Neilsen Estate at a price of $17.50 per share, for a total price of $457,625,000 MarketWire

Former-Deputy Surgeon General Canada Appointed President of Medizone International
Medizone International, Inc. (OTCBB: MZEI) (OTCQB: MZEI) is pleased to announce the appointment of eminent Canadian medical research scientist, Michael E. Shannon M.A.,M.Sc.,M.D., as President of the Company. MarketWire

Green Equity Holdings, Inc. to Focus on Oil and Gas Industry
Green Equity Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CXTO) announced today its new business direction, which will focus on the acquisition of proven oil and gas reserves MarketWire

EnerNOC Extends Demand Response Contract With Tampa Electric Company Through 2016
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that it has extended its demand response contract with the Tampa Electric Company, the principal subsidiary of TECO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: TE), for five years through 2016 MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Introduces Commission-Based Affiliate Program
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, today announced the launch of its Affiliate Program, through which individuals can earn 10% commission on sales made for the three-day event. The upcoming Ticket Summit conference and trade show is scheduled to take place July 13-15, 2011 at The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, NV. MarketWire

Alto Group Holdings Announces Operations Staff Members Completing Final Move of Equipment Across Mexican Border
Alto Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALTO) ("Alto Group" or the "Company"), an innovative mining and commodities trade company headquartered in New York, announces operations staff members completing final move of equipment across Mexican border. MarketWire

Global Earth Energy Inc. Receives Executed Coal Contract From Wins International Valued at $100 Million
Global Earth Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GLER) (PINKSHEETS: GLER) announced today they have received a executed purchase order dated February 22, 2011 from Wins Intl., Ltd. for the purchase of $100,000,000.00 worth of coal. The order is for one million tons at a price of $100.00 per ton MarketWire

Progress Software Launches New Integrated Trouble Management Solution Accelerator for Communication Service Providers
Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider that enables companies to be operationally responsive, today announced the availability of the new Progress® Integrated Trouble Management (ITM) solution accelerator MarketWire

Downward Trend in Global Solar PV Module Prices to Continue Through 2015
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report, "Renewable Energy Trade Imbalance - Will WTO Scanner Revive the Situation?," to their collection of Solar Power market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=6112102. MarketWire

ecVision and Omega Compliance Partner to Deliver Integrated Factory Audit Capabilities
ecVision, provider of supply chain collaboration solutions for brands and retailers, announced today that it has entered in an alliance relationship with Omega Compliance to integrate compliance audit service offerings in ecVision® B2B Portal. Omega Compliance (www.omegacompliance MarketWire

Spring Discounts at CouponCodes4U.com
Spring is here - with great discounts and coupon codes for your home and garden! Flowering meadows, yellow dandelion fields, sprouting cherry trees, yellow canola fields and crocuses are just around the corner. The singing of birds and the first warming sun rays. We must still wait a couple of weeks, but already in March begins the second season MarketWire

A New Audio Interview With Image Metrics CEO Robert Gehorsam Is Now at SmallCapVoice.com
SmallCapVoice.com, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with Image Metrics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IMGX) is now available. The interview can be heard at http://smallcapvoice.com/blog/2-22-11-audio-interview-with-image-metrics-inc-otcqb-imgx MarketWire

Cadence Opens and Extends Verification IP Catalog for Use Across Silicon, SoC and System Development
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today detailed the extensive expansion of its broad portfolio of verification IP (VIP) and memory models, which delivers a robust verification solution spanning silicon, SoC and system development MarketWire

Integrated Control Corporation's Recipe for an IT Overhaul Features Symantec Software
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Integrated Control Corporation has significantly reduced the time and money it spends on information security and management after implementing Symantec Backup Exec 2010 and Symantec Endpoint Protection 11 MarketWire

LECG Announces the Transition of Practice Groups to Other Firms
Professional services firm LECG Corporation (NASDAQ: XPRT) announced that today it expects to sign an amendment to its credit agreement and to transition two expert practice groups to FTI Consulting, Inc. LECG also announced it has agreed in principle to transition two other practice groups to Grant Thornton LLP and a third practice group to Grant Thornton LLP and WeiserMazars LLP. MarketWire

RISC Networks Launches Technology Analytics Services in Europe and Asia
RISC Networks is expanding its global operations for its business technology analytics services in Europe and Asia. The catalyst for expansion is an increase in global demand for RISC Networks services from partners such as Cisco Systems. Global analytics engagements will be delivered from Data Centers located in Ireland and Singapore. MarketWire

Alpha Lujo Gets New Stock Symbol and Name Change From E. Global
Alpha Lujo (OTCBB: ALEV) (OTCQB: ALEV) announced today that the name change and new stock symbol was completed this week with approval from FINRA. Alpha Lujo will now begin the process to merge in the near future with companies that will bring value. MarketWire

GageIn Ushers in New Era of Content-Driven Collaboration With Public Beta Launch of Its Business Information Networking Platform
Ushering in a new era of content-driven collaboration, GageIn today announced the public beta launch of its enterprise-grade business information networking platform. The platform is now available free to business users who can use GageIn MarketWire

MIT's First Production Rapid Microbial Identification Systems Manufactured by OSI Optoelectronics Passes Rigorous Testing
Micro Identification Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: MMTC) (MIT) previously announced on January 4, 2011 that it had received the first production MIT 1000 System from OSI Optoelectronics (OSIO), a subsidiary of OSI Systems. MIT now announces that after rigorous evaluation and performance testing in its laboratories, the System passed all tests and is now ready for volume production. MarketWire

Peregrine Announces Four Abstracts Accepted for Presentation at AACR Annual Meeting
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Inc. Moves to Exclusive OTCQB Quotation
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFIA) (CGFIA.PK) announces today that as of February 23, 2011, the Company's stock quotation coverage has moved from the FINRA operated OTC Bulletin Board to the OTC Markets Group, Inc.'s OTCQB under the same symbol "CGFIA." MarketWire

Digital Game Market in Europe Expected to Reach EUR 3.3 Billion ($4.2 Billion) by 2015
The findings of an essential new report, Monetizing the European Market for Virtual Currency, will be presented Thursday, March 3, 2011, 1:30pm (PT) at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. MarketWire

Cleantech Transit Provides Update on Final Stages of Permitting for Merced Project
Cleantech Transit Inc. ("Cleantech") (OTCBB: CLNO) announced today the commencement of the final permitting prior to be able to go online at Merced. The Merced project is a 500 Kilowatt biomass-generated power plant that is fully constructed, owned and operated by Phoenix Energy (www.phoenixenergy.net). The Merced project received permission for parallel testing to the grid MarketWire

AVI BioPharma and US Department of Defense Successfully Complete Rapid Response Exercise in 11 Days Against Real-World Threat, Dengue Virus
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today the successful completion in 11 days of a second formal rapid response exercise supported by the Transformational Medical Technologies (TMT) program from the U.S. Department of Defense Chemical and Biological Defense program through the Defense Threat Reduction Agency contract HDTRA1-09-C-0046 MarketWire

Tealeaf to Present to Investor Community at 2011 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
Tealeaf, the leader in online customer experience management (CEM) software, today announced that the company will present at the 2011 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit on March 2, 2011 in San Francisco, CA. MarketWire

Media Alert: Covario Set to Tackle Media Attribution Modeling and Making Money From Shared Content in Two Sessions at OMMA Global
Who: Two executives from Covario, Inc., one of the nation's largest independent search marketing software and service providers, will be speaking at OMMA Global, Feb. 28-March 1, on two critical topics for digital marketers MarketWire

A New Audio Interview With Tom M. Djokovich, CEO of XsunX, Inc., Is now at SmallCapVoice.com
SmallCapVoice.com, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with XsunX, Inc. (http://www.xsunx.com) (OTCBB: XSNX), a developer of hybrid, thin-film photovoltaic (TFPV) solar cell technologies and manufacturing processes, is now available. The interview can be heard at http://smallcapvoice.com/blog/2-24-11-audio-interview-with-xsunx-inc-otcbb-xsnx MarketWire

UFood Restaurant Group Signs Franchise Agreement With The Omni Club in Fort Myers, Florida
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC) announced today that the company has signed a franchise agreement with The Omni Club, a leading fitness facility in Fort Myers, Florida, which will operate a UFood Grill at their facility, bringing healthy quick service food to its club members. MarketWire

Iron Bow Technologies Has Become a Vblock(TM) Qualified Partner
Iron Bow Technologies, a technology solutions provider, today announced it has joined the Vblock™ partner ecosystem, a community of partners that are qualified to augment, resell, and deliver Vblock™ Infrastructure Platforms. The Vblock™ platform was developed by VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company, formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel MarketWire

Clickatell Launches New US Personalized Priority Messaging Text Service to Make it Easy and Affordable for Small Businesses to Better Engage and Interact With Customers
Clickatell, the global leader in Personalized Priority Messaging (PPM) through all media devices, today announced its new US small business SMS messaging package to enable US companies to easily and affordably interact with and help customers via simple text messages MarketWire

Global Messaging Leader Clickatell Announces New $12 Million Funding Round to Support Continued Expansion and Innovation
Clickatell, the global leader in Personalized Priority Messaging as a service, today announced it has secured $12 million in a series B round of venture funding led by Sequoia Capital and DAG Ventures MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Names Information Industry Leader Jeffrey R. Tarr New President and CEO, General Howell M. Estes III New Chairman of the Board
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global content provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, has appointed Jeffrey R. Tarr as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective April 5, 2011. Tarr succeeds Jill Smith, who, in September 2010, announced her intention to leave the company and was both the company's CEO and Chairman MarketWire

TELEHOUSE America's NYIIX Officially Expands to Its New New York City Chelsea Colocation Facility
TELEHOUSE America, the United States' leading provider of dedicated data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces today that its public peering interconnection, New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX), completed its expansion into the company's new data center facility located at 85 10th Avenue in New York on February 25, 2011 MarketWire

Kauffman Foundation Expeditionary Economics Paper Shows 'Great Potential' for Afghanistan Entrepreneurship
MarketWire

Xtera Communications Announces 100G on Nu-Wave Optima(TM) Platform
Xtera Communications, Inc., a leading global provider of optical and IP networking solutions, today announces the availability of 100G channel cards on its latest platform, Nu-Wave Optima™. Nu-Wave Optima now combines 100G with Xtera's patented Raman technology to offer an unprecedented level of scalability and performance for terrestrial and submarine networks. MarketWire

Drilling Plans Near Royal Energy's 4% Overriding Royalty Interest in Natrona County, Wyoming Oil & Gas Lease
Royal Energy Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: ROYE) is pleased to announce that Bill Barrett Corporation (BBC), has plans to apply for permits to drill horizontal wells with multi-stage fracturing stimulation, targeting the Mowry shale approximately one mile from Royal Energy's lease in the Bonefish Prospect, T35N R83W in Natrona County, Wyoming MarketWire

Connotate Named One of KMWorld's "100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management" for 7th Consecutive Year
Connotate, Inc., a leading provider of solutions that help companies collect data and content from the Web, today announced that it has been named to KMWorld's annual list of the "100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management MarketWire

B-Roll/Video: SeaMicro Creating Manufacturing Jobs in US
SeaMicro®, the pioneer of low power server technology, today announced that it is manufacturing its innovative SM10000™ servers exclusively in the US, marking itself as the only server vendor to do so. All other server vendors -- including Dell, HP and IBM -- manufacture their systems primarily outside of the US to cut costs and increase margins MarketWire

Visual IQ(R) Cross Channel Marketing Intelligence Experts to Illuminate Best Practices for Marketing Attribution
Cross channel marketing intelligence software provider Visual IQ today announced that it is hosting a free webcast, "Marketing Attribution Demystified: Ask the Experts," on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. ET MarketWire

REMINDER: MEDIA ALERT at DVCon 2011 Booth #503: EVE Becomes DVCon 2011 Exhibitor
Who: EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification What: Will exhibit at DVCon 2011 in Booth #503 When: Tuesday, March 1, and Wednesday, March 2, from 2-6:30 p.m. Where: Doubletree Hotel, San Jose, Calif MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software Improves the Value of Data for Business Processes; Maintains Data Quality Leadership
Trillium Software®, a business of Harte-Hanks®, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), continued to be recognized by industry analysts and global customers as a leading data quality solutions provider in 2010 MarketWire

Fuji TV Strengthens IT Infrastructure With Xsigo Virtual I/O
Xsigo Systems, Inc., a leader in I/O virtualization, announced that Hitachi Solutions Co., Ltd. and Hitachi Electronics Services Co., Ltd. have deployed at Fuji TV Co., Ltd MarketWire

Sauer Energy Secures Third Patent on Its Next Generation Wind Turbine; Plans Additional Filings
Sauer Energy, Inc. ("SEI") (OTCBB: SENY), a developer and producer of home and enterprise scale vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) systems, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued it a new patent and will issue a patent number soon. MarketWire

Hi Score Corporation Restructures Its Common Stock
Hi Score Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HSCO) announced today that effective at market open today, Hi Score Corporation moves forward with a 1-for-125 reverse stock split in which every 125 shares of the company's outstanding common stock converts to one share of common stock MarketWire

Canadian Cable Operators Look to GLDS for Subscriber Management & Billing
Great Lakes Data Systems, Inc MarketWire

International Turnkey Systems Selects NaviSite's Managed Cloud Services
NaviSite, Inc MarketWire

Liberty Silver Completes Silver Resource Estimate at the Trinity Mine Project
Liberty Silver Corp. (OTCBB: LBSV) ("Liberty" or the "Company") today announced that an independently verified mineral resource estimate has been completed on the Trinity mine project in Nevada. The 43-101 compliant technical report was prepared by Mine Development Associates of Reno, Nevada. MarketWire

Single-Day Reserved Tickets to Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Go on Sale March 1
With just 24 days left until the World's Fastest Spring Break Party, the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg announces today that single-day reserved grandstand and single-day general admission tickets will go on sale March 1. Festival-goers looking to secure their seats for Sunday's marquee race can do so by purchasing tickets online at www.gpstpete.com or by phone at 877-283-5385 MarketWire

Cytori to Webcast Corporate Presentation at CitiBank Global Healthcare Conference on March 2 Followed by Fourth Quarter Earnings on March 10
Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CYTX) will present and provide a webcast of their corporate presentation at the CitiBank 2011 Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 3:30 PM ET. MarketWire

Free Buttermilk Pancakes on March 1 at IHOP
WHAT: In celebration of National Pancake Day, IHOP restaurants nationwide will offer each guest a free short stack of IHOP's famous buttermilk pancakes in an effort to raise awareness and funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities. This year, IHOP is hoping to stack up more donations than ever before, with a goal to raise $2 MarketWire

The Christopher Radko Company Presents Its 2011 Line of Fine Collectible Holiday Ornaments and Decor
The Christopher Radko Company, the producer of fine European glass ornaments and holiday collectibles, happily presents its 2011 line of fine, hand-crafted holiday ornaments and accessories MarketWire

Singlewire Announces the Release of InformaCast 8.0
Singlewire Software (http://www.singlewire.com), developer of innovative voice applications centered around secure, fast, and reliable mass notification, today announced the release of InformaCast 8.0, an upgrade to the popular InformaCast notification platform. MarketWire

Highpower International to Present at Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Conference
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries and related products, today announced that Mr. Henry Sun, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference MarketWire

Implant Sciences Announces $600,000 in New Orders
Implant Sciences Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IMSC) (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced that it has received orders for its Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 explosives trace detector totaling over $600,000 MarketWire

Willow Creek Hires Premier Media Services Inc. for IR
Willow Creek Enterprises Inc. (OTCBB: WLOC) ("The Company", "Willow Creek") is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of Premier Media Services Inc. ("PMSI") to provide investor relations services MarketWire

Quicksilver Resources Reports 2010 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) todayreported net income of $318.3 million ($1.77 per diluted share) in the 2010fourth quarter as compared to net income of $32.5 million ($0.19 perdiluted share) in the prior-year period. For all of 2010, the companyreported net income of $435.1 million ($2.45 per diluted share) as comparedto a net loss of $557.5 million (a loss of $3 MarketWire

Ventas to Acquire Nationwide Health Properties in $7.4 Billion Transaction
Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) ("Ventas" or the "Company") and Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) ("NHP") today announced that the Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Ventas will acquire all of the outstanding shares of NHP in a stock-for-stock transaction valued at $7 MarketWire

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. Reports 2010 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) today announced results of operations for the fourth quarter and theyear ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

InMage ScoutCloud Enables MSPs and Cloud Providers to Quickly and Economically Address the Recovery as a Service Market
InMage® (www.inmage.com) is addressing the growing market for cloud-based disaster recovery with the introduction of the InMage ScoutCloud™ platform. InMage ScoutCloud combines four key enablers that typically take years to develop in house, or must be procured from different vendors MarketWire

Westar Sees Solid Gains in 2010 as Economy, Energy Usage Improves in Kansas, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Energy company Westar Energy Incorporated (NYSE:WR) (Topeka, Kansas), which is the largest electric utility in Kansas, saw steady growth in 2010 from higher retail revenues and a strengthening economy. Net income was reported to be $4.92 million for the quarter, a 55.85% decrease from fourth-quarter 2009, but was $202 MarketWire

Illinois Leads Great Lakes Region in Industrial Project Development, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Of the six states in the Great Lakes region, Illinois is leading the way in industrial project development in 2011. Currently, 192 projects with a combined total investment value (TIV) of $14.9 billion are planned to kick off in the state this year MarketWire

U.S. Southeast Prepares for More Than $8.7 Billion in 2Q11 Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial manufacturers and distribution center owners have plans to invest more than $8.7 billion in capital and maintenance projects in the Southeast market region of the United States in the second quarter of this year. The Southeast market region comprises Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico and the U MarketWire

Custom Tank Fabrication and Corrosion-Control Linings by Moon Fabricating, a Feature of "Industry Today" on Industrialinfo.com
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest Moon Fabricating Corporation (Kokomo, Indiana) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Moon Fabricating is a premier supplier of custom tank fabrication, with nearly 90 years of experience in the industry. Materials and fabricating processes are critical to reliability, durability and function MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Declares Eighth Special Cash Dividend
Gold Resource Corporation (GORO) (NYSE Amex: GORO) is pleased to announce it has declared its eighth Special Cash Dividend of $0.03 per common share to its shareholders of record March 18, payable March 25, 2011. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in southern Mexico. MarketWire

Fresh Start Tax: New IRS Program
Fresh Start Tax, LLC announces the New IRS Fresh Start Program. MarketWire

Get Healthy and Make This Your Best Year Yet
(Family Features) The start of the new year might have already come and gone, but that doesn't mean the resolutions you made need to fall by the wayside. Research shows that one third of people who have made New Year's resolutions will have broken them by the end of January MarketWire

Shake the Salt Habit
(Family Features) The message to decrease sodium intake has been going out for quite some time -- but what does it really mean when it comes to making daily food choices? MarketWire

Hungry for More This Lenten Season?
(Family Features) The season of Lent, when millions of Catholics, Anglicans and others abstain from eating meat on Fridays, often leaves people hungry for more. MarketWire

The ABC'S for Keeping the Home Healthier for Children
(Family Features) Children often come into closer contact with their environment than adults. They put their fingers in their mouths, crawl on the floor, and touch, taste and breathe things without knowing if they are harmful MarketWire

Hearty, Hassle-Free Breakfasts
(Family Features) Get out of your morning rut and put some spring in your step by livening up your breakfast. A warm, hearty breakfast can give you a satisfying start to the day and it doesn't have to be hard to make. MarketWire

Mardi Gras
(Family Features) New Orleans may be the official home of Mardi Gras, but you don't have to live in the Big Easy to enjoy the party. Mardi Gras, or literally, "Fat Tuesday," is the final day of the Carnival celebration, the festive season that occurs before Lent. MarketWire

Billhighway and Beta Theta Pi Form Partnership
Beta Theta Pi Fraternity (ΒΘΠ) has chosen Billhighway, the leader in Financial Performance Optimization solutions for membership-based organizations, as their web-based financial and accounting partner. With this formalized partnership, Beta Theta Pi will encourage its chapters to join the Billhighway system by Fall 2011 under a 5-year contract MarketWire

Burghound in Asia: Unrivalled Passion for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay
Hermitage Wines together with The Wandering Palate are organizing BURGHOUND IN ASIA: Unrivalled Passion for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, a spectacular event that brings together the worlds of fine wine. This is the most significant and strategic wine event in Asia for 2011 MarketWire

PhotoRocket, the Radically Simple, One-Step Solution for Instantly Sharing Photos Arrives for Windows, Mac and iPhone
DEMO Spring 2011 Conference -- PhotoRocket, the radically simple, one-step solution to instantly share photos from computers and mobile devices to friends, family, social networks like Facebook and popular photo sharing destinations like Flickr and Shutterfly, today announced the availability of its free photo sharing service and downloadable apps for Windows, Mac and iPhone. MarketWire

Mobile Augmented Reality to Generate 1.4 Billion Downloads by 2015 as Major Brands and Mobile Developers Embrace the Concept
A new report from Juniper Research has found that the increasing focus on incorporating augmented reality (AR) elements within mobile applications will lead to nearly 1.4 billion annual downloads of such apps worldwide by 2015, up from just over 11 million last year. MarketWire

Hydro-Vale aluminium transaction to be completed today
Norsk Hydro ASA (Hydro) expects to completethe takeover of Vale S.A.'s (Vale)aluminium business today, 28 February, 2011 MarketWire

Centamin Egypt Limited: Sukari Gold Exports
Centamin Egypt Limited ("Centamin" or "the Company") (LSE: CEY) (TSX: CEE), the gold mining group in Egypt, has noted media reports regarding the possible restriction of gold exports from Egypt: MarketWire

TV Guide's Host, Tabatha Coffey, Works the Red Carpet in an Ali Rahimi Original
Co-hosting this year's festivities for the TV Guide Network, Tabatha Coffey, star of BRAVO Television's "Tabatha's Salon Takeover" contacted Ali Rahimi to create a gown reflecting her personality. Rahimi achieved this with a black strapless gown consisting of a draped black silk bodice and a skirt of cut georgette. MarketWire

As Oil Prices Rise Next Alternative's Emulsion Fuel Technology Stands as Prominent and Viable Alternative
Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), has relayed that in light of the continual rise in the cost of petroleum, the company's Emulsion Fuel is emerging as one of the few feasible solutions. MarketWire

Retail Payments are Getting Hot
The upcoming 10th EPCA Conference sees a clear trend: innovation in retail payments is back, but in a different form. "Banks used to be leading in the development of new payments and transaction products MarketWire

SAM Publishes 2011 Sustainability Yearbook
Reference guide to the world's leading companies in terms of sustainability Feature on water-related risks explores three perspectives on corporate water mitigation Eight U.S. companies named as SAM Sector Leaders SAM, the investment boutique focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing, publishes its 7th annual Sustainability Yearbook 2011 (the Yearbook) MarketWire

JetStreamHD(TM) Streams Movies, Music, Photos & Other Digital Content to the Palm of Your Hand
Editors note: A photo is included with this press release on Marketwire's website. MarketWire

"Intuitive Investor" Author Jason Apollo Voss Offers 5 Tips for Using Intuition to Make Better Decisions
Intuition is a powerful remedy to our Western culture's emphasis on left-brain, analytical education where answers and outcomes are unrealistically controlled and certain. MarketWire

Digital Payment Technologies and Streetline Form Partnership
Today Digital Payment Technologies (http://www.digitalpaytech.com) (DPT) and Streetline, Inc. (http://www.streetlinenetworks.com) announced a new technology partnership that will enable data integration between the two companies' parking solutions MarketWire

REPEAT: BMO Capital Markets to Host 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference
A record number of people are registered to attend the 20th annual BMO Capital Markets (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO) Global Metals & Mining Conference, one of the largest events in the world for metals and mining investors. The event will be held from February 27 to March 2 in Hollywood, Florida. MarketWire

Eastern Property Holdings Announces Real Estate Joint Venture and Concludes USD 40,000,000 Loan Facility
Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH) /Eastern Property Holdings Announces Real Estate Joint Venture and Concludes USD 40,000,000 Loan Facility Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

PETROGRAND AB: YEAR-END REPORT 2010
Petrogrand is an independent Swedish oil company within exploration and production previously active in oil production in the Tomsk region in western Siberia in Russia through its subsidiary STS-Service. On 5 February 2010, Russian Authorities registered the transfer of ownership of the production subsidiary STS-Service to Gazprom Neft Vostok GlobeNewswire

SHARE REPURCHASE 28.2.2011
Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         28.2.2011SHARE REPURCHASE 28.2.2011In the Helsinki Stock Exchange GlobeNewswire

Ad hoc:Design Hotels AG:Ad hoc: Listing of Design Hotels AG on m:access from 01 April 2011
Design Hotels AG / /Ad hoc: Listing of Design Hotels AG on m:access from 01 April 2011Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Shares Issued in Private Placement
Wentworth Resources Limited (OSE: WRL) GlobeNewswire

CellaVisions new product concept for hospital networks enters the evaluation phase
CellaVision, which develops and sells products for routine analysis of blood and other body fluids in health care, today announces a new product concept for networked Hospitals and associated laboratories. In March the product enters an evaluation phase at a number of European and North American laboratories GlobeNewswire

SEB's Annual Report published on www.sebgroup.com
As of today, 28 February, at 4.30 p.m., the following reports are available on www.sebgroup.com: GlobeNewswire

Dannemora's bond loan creates flexibility and added value
  Dannemora's bond loan creates flexibility and added value GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail appoints SVP Real Estate Asset Management
28 February 2011 - Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA ("Statoil Fuel & Retail", Ticker: SFR) appoints Sonja Horn, as Senior Vice President Real Estate Asset Management.Horn joins Statoil Fuel & Retail on 7 March 2011 from her position as partner in Union Norsk Næringsmegling AS, a Norwegian real estate brokerage GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom renews its brand to reflect the new strategy and markets
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE 28.2.2011 at 13.30 GlobeNewswire

Genesis Invest AG new on XETRA (GN0.DE) in continuous trading
Genesis Invest AG /Genesis Invest AG new on XETRA (GN0.DE) in continuous tradingProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Infrassure reports solid performance for 2010
Infrassure Ltd. /Infrassure reports solid performance for 2010Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. posts a net profit for the 2010 financial year, raises almost USD 100 million in new capital and invests in a fleet for the future
Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has published its audited financial statement for 2010, recording a net profit after tax of USD 228 thousand GlobeNewswire

Novartis to commence subsequent offering period for Genoptix, Inc.
Novartis International AG /Novartis to commence subsequent offering period for Genoptix, Inc.Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic Announces Start of Randomized Phase 2 Study Comparing PROSTVAC® and Chemotherapy versus Chemotherapy
Kvistgård, Denmark, February 28, 2011 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA) announced today the initiation of a new multicenter, randomized Phase 2 study of patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) treated with PROSTVAC®. The study will compare PROSTVAC® followed by docetaxel (chemotherapy) versus docetaxel alone. GlobeNewswire

Camposol Holding PLC reports fourth quarter and preliminary 2010 financial results 2010
Camposol Holding Plc. reported sales of USD 35.8 million in Q410, which was 9.5% greater than in the corresponding period the year before, while EBITDA before fair value adjustments (b.f.v.a.) went up to USD 5.0 million from USD 2.7 million in Q409. EBITDA margin increased to 14.1% from 8 GlobeNewswire

Hydro-Vale aluminium transaction to be completed today
Norsk Hydro ASA (Hydro) expects to complete the takeover of Vale S.A.'s (Vale) aluminium business today, 28 February, 2011 GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer divests EUR 5m in East Capital (Lux) Eastern European Fund
East Capital Explorer AB has divested EUR 5m by reducing its holding in East Capital (Lux) Eastern European Fund. The transaction was executed by redeeming units in the fund. GlobeNewswire

SAM publishes 2011 Sustainability Yearbook
Zurich, February 28, 2011  GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Launches Research In View, a New Breed of Research Management System for Universities
Philadelphia, PA, London, UK, February 28, 2011 - Thomson Reuters today announced the launch of Research In ViewTM a new breed of research management system that will provide universities with the most comprehensive and timely view of institutional performance. GlobeNewswire

Ratos owns 97.57% of the capital and votes in Biolin Scientific after the extended acceptance period
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securites Markets Act and NASDAQ OMX Stockholm's rules regarding public offers on the stock market. GlobeNewswire

Bellevue Group proposes cash distribution of CHF 4
Bellevue Group AG /Bellevue Group proposes cash distribution of CHF 4Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Novartis schedules Extraordinary Shareholder Meeting to vote on Alcon merger for April 8
Novartis International AG /Novartis schedules Extraordinary Shareholder Meeting to vote on Alcon merger for April 8 Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Imtech strengthens UK position via acquisition of maintenance specialist Inviron
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) announces that it will be acquiring the British technological maintenance & management company Inviron. Inviron is one of the few companies in the UK fully specialised in technical maintenance & management and forms a perfect match with Imtech's existing activities in the UK GlobeNewswire

Bayfield Drills 13.0 g/t Au and 70.22 g/t Ag over 6.6m within 39.95m of 2.51 g/t Au and 20.47 g/t Ag in Rainy River, NW Ontario
min-width:0in; Suite 2230 - 885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3E8, CANADAwww.bayfieldventures.com GlobeNewswire

ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING INTRODUCES AGILE CORE EXPRESS SOLUTION
ADVA AG Optical Networking /ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING INTRODUCES AGILE CORE EXPRESS SOLUTIONProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil and ADNOC into a partnership in VHVI base oils
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release28 February 2011 at 2.45 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Applied Materials and Magma Integrate CAD and Inspection Systems for Faster Yield Ramp at Advanced Nodes
SANTA CLARA, Calif., February 28, 2011 - Applied Materials, Inc. and Magma Design Automation, Inc. announced today that they have integrated Magma's CAD (computer-aided design)-based navigation and yield analysis software with Applied's advanced inspection systems GlobeNewswire

SDRL - Seadrill orders and secures drilling contracts for two new tender rigs
Hamilton, Bermuda, February 28, 2011 - Seadrill has entered into an agreement for the construction of two tender rigs with the COSCO Nantong Shipyard in China. The two new units, T15 and T16, are scheduled for delivery in the first quarter and third quarter 2013, respectively GlobeNewswire

Metso to supply a lime calcining system to Martin Marietta in the USA
Metso Corporation's press release on February 28, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Hydro-Vale aluminium transaction completed and share capital registered
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice published by Norsk Hydro ASA (Hydro) on February 28, 2011. The share capital increase related to the issue of the consideration shares to Vale S.A GlobeNewswire

DSM completes acquisition of Martek; adding new Nutrition growth platform
Royal DSM N.V. (NYSE Euronext: DSM KON), the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today announces that it has successfully completed the acquisition of Martek Biosciences Corporation. The acquisition, announced on 21 December 2010, is the first major acquisition by DSM after its successful transformation into a Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company. GlobeNewswire

Santarus and Pharming announce receipt of FDA refusal to file letter for RHUCIN Biologics License Application
SAN DIEGO and LEIDEN, The Netherlands (February 28, 2011) - Specialty biopharmaceutical company Santarus, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNTS) and biotech company Pharming Group NV (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today announced the receipt of a "refusal to file" letter from the U.S GlobeNewswire

Reuters Future Face of Finance Summit, Feb 28 - Mar 2, 2011
REUTERS NEWS ADVISORYFor News Week of February 28, 2011 GlobeNewswire

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