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Iranian Ambassador to India offers alternative pacts in oil import policy
Iran's Ambassador to India, Seyed Mahdi Nabizadeh,on Tuesday said India can sort out the hurdles and work out on different bilateral agreements over payment issues regarding import of oil from Iran. ANI

Experts discuss advances in computer science at Amity Campus
The Amity School of Engineering and Technology kickstarted a two-day National Conference on advances in computer science and technology at its campus here on Tuesday. ANI

Hyundai to be Official car partner for World Cup 2011
New Delhi,Feb.8 (ANI-Business Wire India): Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the largest exporter and second largest car manufacturer in India, today announced that HMIL will be the official car partner for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. Hyundai will also be the official car partner for the International Cricket Council (ICC) from 2011 to 2015, with exclusive category rights. ANI

'Sense of coherence' affects workers' responses to merger
Employees with a strong sense of coherence have a more positive response to workplace changes resulting from a merger, suggests a new study. ANI

SGX OTC Clearing and Derivatives Trading Continue to Grow in January
Singapore Exchange (SGX) today said volumes achieved by its derivatives market and OTC clearing business increased in January from a year earlier.KEY HIGHLIGHTSSecurities Market- Securities turnover totaled $37.2 billion with an SDAV of $1.8 billion.- ETF trading more than doubled to $789 million year on year.Derivatives and Commodities Markets- Derivatives volume was 5 ACN Newswire

Toyota Announces Financial Results for Nine Months Ended December 31, 2010
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announced financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2010.*On a consolidated basis, net revenues for the nine-month period totaled 14.351 trillion yen, an increase of 5.0 percent compared to the same period last fiscal year. Operating income increased from 52.2 billion yen to 422 ACN Newswire

Jay Taylor Interviews Ian Foreman of Yale Resources (TSX.V - YLL) - Video posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 7, 2011 - Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at interviews Ian Foreman, President & CEO of Yale Resources (TSX.V - YLL). ACN Newswire

Venoco, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) announced today that it has priced its previously announced public offering of 4.0 million shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $18.75 per share. Venoco estimates that the net proceeds from its sale of 4.0 million shares in the offering will be approximately $71.4 million, after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated expenses. MarketWire

Hollywood Studios International Acquires Highest Grossing Venezuelan Film of All-Time "The Zero Hour"
Continuing to bolster its slate with the the hottest films from around the world, Hollywood Studios International (OTCBB: HYWS) has acquired worldwide rights (outside of Venezuela), through its HSI Films division, to the record setting thriller "The Zero Hour" (Spanish title: "La Hora Cero"), which was co-executive produced by HSI Chairman & CEO, Steven Saxton. MarketWire

Paul Schiff Forms Pact With Hollywood Studio International
It was announced today that veteran film producer Paul Schiff is joining forces with Hollywood Studios International (OTCBB: HYWS), a media holding company headed by Chairman & CEO Steven Saxton, in a comprehensive deal that includes bringing in material and projects through his Paul Schiff Productions and coming aboard Hollywood Studios International projects already in the pipeline. MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences Comments on U.S. Court Ruling
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, announced today that the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware reaffirmed an April 2010 federal jury decision that determined Medtronic CoreValve LLC willfully infringed Edwards' U.S MarketWire

Stoneware, Inc. Announces Google Calendar and Gmail Integration in Private Cloud Software, webNetwork 6
Stoneware, Inc., a hybrid cloud software company, announced today the native integration of Google's Gmail and calendar service into their hybrid cloud software offering, webNetwork. Google integration allows webNetwork users to natively access their Google mail messages and calendar appointments within the cloud's virtual web desktop, webOS. MarketWire

Mirasol's New Prime Homesites Make a La Costa Lifestyle Look Even Better
Homebuyers who are in search of the ideal living environment should visit Mirasol by William Lyon Homes, where new prime homesites are now selling. Some of the best settings in the entire neighborhood are currently available and these exceptional locations make a La Costa lifestyle in Carlsbad look even better MarketWire

Neuro Resource Group, Inc. Informs Customers of Important Information About Triad Group's Alcohol Prep Pads
Neuro Resource Group, Inc. (NRG) has become aware of the market recall of Triad Group's alcohol prep pads, alcohol swabs, and alcohol swabsticks manufactured by Triad in the United States and marketed under various brand names, ( MarketWire

Los Andes Announces Final Water Right Payment and Work Program Update
Los Andes Copper Ltd. ("Los Andes", or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: LA)(PINK SHEETS: LSANF) is pleased to announce that it has made the final payment under the agreement to purchase consumptive water rights for 250 litres per second. These water rights are now held by the Company free and clear of any encumbrance. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Corporation Announces Date for Earnings Conference Call
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced it will release its financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2010 before the financial markets open on Monday, February 14, 2011. MarketWire

Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC Announces Results for the Third Quarter ended December 31, 2010
Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC ("Niska") (NYSE: NKA) reported today Adjusted EBITDA (as defined below) for its thirdquarter ended December 31, 2010 of $59.9 million, compared to $86.6 millionfor the third quarter of fiscal 2010. Adjusted EBITDA for the nine monthsended December 31, 2010 was $134.4 million, compared to $145.0 million inthe same period last year MarketWire

AlphaGraphics Announces Network-Wide Forest Stewardship Council Certification Initiative
Effective January 1, AlphaGraphics announced a network-wide requirement environmental initiative requiring all of their franchisees to obtain Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification. The new eco-friendly policy makes AlphaGraphics the only business in the marketing communications and print provider industry to require system-wide FSC certification of all its business centers. MarketWire

Raptor Technology Group Signs Long Term Contract for Mineral Recovery
Raptor Technology Group, Inc. (OTCBB: RAPT) today announced the company it is in the process of acquiring, Raptor Fabrication and Equipment, Inc. ("Raptor") has signed a long term contract with Washoe Custom Processing, LLC, a Salt Lake City, Utah based mineral operation. This contract will allow Raptor to process more than 2,000 tons of ore per year MarketWire

UNECE Principles for Development of Real Estate Sector Considered in a Round Table, Organized by FIABCI and Its Portuguese Member, APEMIP, to Promote Sound Regulations to Boost Portugal's Real Estate Sector
The International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), along with the Portuguese Real Estate Agents and Professionals Association (APEMIP) and UNECE Real Estate Market (REM) Advisory Group, recently organized a round table event in Lisbon, Portugal to promote sound regulations for the real estate sector. MarketWire

Hoag CEO Dr. Richard Afable Kicks Off OCBC Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series
Orange County Business Council (OCBC) is pleased to announce the 2011 Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series, beginning on Wednesday, March 2, featuring Dr. Richard Afable, President and CEO of Hoag Memorial Hospital. OCBC's Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series features high-level guest speakers who share their tools for success and leadership philosophy MarketWire

The 23rd Annual Cardinal's Awards Dinner
The Cardinal's Awards Dinner's sole focus is to pay tribute to those who have given so graciously to the community. For the past twenty-two years, Cardinal Roger Mahony has honored over 100 people whose service to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and their communities has been extraordinary MarketWire

ZoomSystems Announces the Latest Release of Its Innovative Software Platform
ZoomSystems, the global leader of automated retail solutions announces the release of ZoomShop software version 5.8, with new functionality and enhancements for its automated retail network. MarketWire

Orsus Xelent Trading Expected to Resume Tomorrow on a Pre-Split Basis
Orsus Xelent Technologies, Inc. ("Orsus" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: ORS) reported that, as authorized by shareholders at the Company's annual meeting in December, the Company's board of directors approved a 1:12 reverse split of the Company's issued and outstanding shares which was to have been effected today MarketWire

AMD Fusion APUs Accelerate Flash Player 10.2
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Adobe® Flash® Player 10.2, released today, is fully supported on PC platforms powered by low-power AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), enhancing video playback capabilities for users. MarketWire

R.E.M. Launch "It Happened Today" Remix Project
In keeping with R.E.M.'s ongoing commitment to giving their fans an interactive musical experience, the band have announced an exciting remix project in conjunction with "It Happened Today," a track on R.E.M.'s upcoming new album Collapse Into Now, which is due from Warner Bros. Records on March 8th. MarketWire

Eco-story Names Jim Simunaci Vice President of Sales
Eco-story, a leader in LED lighting solutions, today announced that it has hired Jim Simunaci to serve as Vice President of Sales. Beginning this month, Jim is charged with channel partner strategies and developing relationships with companies and distributors who could benefit from Eco-story's high-quality LED lighting solutions MarketWire

Teasdale Quality Foods Saves Big With ACOM's Document Management Solution for Sage MAS
ACOM Solutions, Inc., creator of EZContentManager(EZCM) featuring one-click document management integration with Sage MAS, announced that its capabilities are profiled in a new case study covering the implementation at Teasdale Quality Foods. MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Presents at Baird's 2011 Business Solutions Conference
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, today announced it will be presenting at the Baird 2011 Business Solutions Conference on Thursday, February 24, 2011. The presentation will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel located in Boston, Massachusetts and will begin at 12:05 p.m. ET. MarketWire

Marc Broussard Sets Self-Titled New Album; Louisiana Troubadour Slates U.S. Headline Tour; Dates Begin February 15th in Memphis; New Single, "Only Everything," Slated to Impact Hot AC Radio Outlets Nationwide on March 14th; "Lucky" Lands at Triple A Radio Outlets on March 28th "MARC BROUSSARD" Offic
Atlantic recording artist Marc Broussard has unveiled details of his long awaited new album. "MARC BROUSSARD" will arrive in stores and at all online retailers on June 14th. MarketWire

Shuangshi AHP (HIRU) In China Merger Mode
Hiru Corporation's (PINK SHEETS: HIRU) ( main subsidiary Jiangxi Shuangshi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. announced that the company representatives conducted investigation into business expansion in Wannian County. MarketWire

CSG|PR Promotes Health PR Specialist, Shannon Fern, to Director of Health & Wellness Practice
Communications Strategy Group (CSG|PR), a national influencer relations firm, today announced that it has promoted Shannon Fern, the agency's lead health PR specialist, to director of its growing Health & Wellness practice. MarketWire

JDate(R) Introduces JPicks(TM): A Site for the Chosen Deals(TM)
The people behind JDate, the leading online community for Jewish singles, today launched, an exclusive daily deal site offering only "Chosen Deals" of 50-90% off at local shops, eateries and entertainment venues in Los Angeles. Today's launch deal, from Brent's Delicatessen, sold out by 10:55 a.m. PST. MarketWire

Chicago Start-Up Reveals New Information About John Wayne Gacy Case
John Wayne Gacy. Three words synonymous with evil. Even 31 years after his conviction in Chicago for murdering 33 young men and boys -- most of whom were buried in a crawl space under his house -- it's a case our nation will never forget. And a case so gruesome and shocking, it ranks No. 13 on Time's Top 25 Crimes of the 20th Century MarketWire

BRT Realty Trust Reports First Quarter Results for December 31, 2010
BRT REALTY TRUST (NYSE: BRT), a real estateinvestment trust primarily engaged in the business of originating andholding for investment senior mortgage loans secured by commercial andmulti-family real estate in the United States, today announced operatingresults for the three months ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Diamonds Are Indeed a Girl's Best Friend -- Especially When Turned Into Cash With the Help of Cash for Diamonds USA
Diamonds are the quintessential symbol of love. They adorn the crests of wedding rings worldwide, and there's still no more steadfast declaration of love than the gift of diamonds, be it in ring, earrings, necklace, or bracelet. However, just as Cash for Diamonds USA's Valentine's Day commercial touts, sometimes our significant others buy us the worst gifts. MarketWire

Westmont Resources Files (8-K) Disclosing the Completion of the Acquisition of Oil & Natural Gas Shale Assets in Marcellus-Chattanooga
Westmont Resources Inc. (OTCBB: WMNS) (PINKSHEETS: WMNS) today announced the filing of a Current Report on Form 8-K announcing that it has completed the acquisition of 92 wells in the Chattanooga Shale region in the northern tier of Tennessee from Domestic Energy Corporation. MarketWire

Brenda McLaughlin Joins McGuire Real Estate
McGuire Real Estate is pleased to announce San Francisco REALTOR®, Brenda McLaughlin as the newest addition to its Marina office, located at 2001 Lombard St., San Francisco, CA 94123. MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc.: Exclusive Product for Verizon iPhone 4
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that the company is in the final stages of completing the mold for the Verizon iPhone 4 Solar Charger Case. Preorders for the Verizon iPhone 4 began last week on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011 and the initial interest appeared to be heavy. MarketWire

Hertz Completes $500 Million Senior Note Sale
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, The Hertz Corporation ("Hertz"), has completed its previously announced sale of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 (the "Notes") in a private offering exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. MarketWire

Strategic Global Investments, Inc. Adds Twenty-Eight New Venues to Its Social Media Network
Strategic Global Investments, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: STBV), with its premier website, the leader in social media with live enhancements of video and audio from popular venues, announces 28 new venues including wineries, restaurants, bars, radio hosts, churches and a pet resort, that have become the latest to join the "Do U WaZuu?" crowd. The new venues are listed at http://wazuu MarketWire

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Reports 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS), a leading non-asset based transportation and logistics servicesprovider, today reported financial results for the three months and yearended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

February Is "National Indoor Gardening Month"
AeroGrow International, Inc. (OTCBB: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® line of indoor gardening products, is celebrating the joys of gardens in winter with the launch of National Indoor Gardening Month this February. MarketWire

Plateau Ranked as a "Hot Vendor" for Total Compensation Management in Latest Ventana Research Value Index
Plateau Systems, a provider of SaaS-based talent management solutions, has been ranked as a "Hot Vendor" in Ventana Research's 2011 Value Index for Total Compensation Management, released earlier today. This new Value Index provides guidance that will enable organizations to ascertain the value to them of compensation management applications. MarketWire

Wabash National Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC)reported year-over-year and sequential improvement across most financialand operating metrics. The Company reported operating income of $5.7million for the fourth quarter of 2010, compared to an operating loss of$11.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2009. For the twelve months endedDecember 31, the Company reported an operating loss of $15 MarketWire

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. Increases Its Quarterly Common Dividend by $0.01 and Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Stock
Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.48 per share, a $0.01 increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.47 per share. The dividend will be paid on March 4, 2011 to stockholders of record on February 18, 2011. MarketWire

Veterans Administration Awards Contract to Green Building Initiative/Green Globes(R) for Online Evaluation Tool
The Green Building Initiative (GBI), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the acceleration of sustainable building practices, was recently awarded a contract with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide online, green building self-evaluations for 173 hospital facilities using Green Globes® Continual Improvement of Existing Buildings environmental rating and assessment tool MarketWire

CGT Reveals 2011 Readers' Choice Survey Results
Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) (, a B2B publication serving more than 58,000 decision-makers in the consumer goods industry, has announced the results of the 2011 Readers' Choice Survey MarketWire

Poggenpohl-Boston Receives 2010 Best Showroom Customer Service Award
Poggenpohl Boston is pleased to announce they were recently awarded the "2010 Best Showroom Customer Service" Award by Ted Chappell, President of Poggenpohl U.S., Inc. MarketWire

The San Francisco Fine Arts Fair Returns for Second Year May 20 - 22 at Fort Mason Center --
$5 million in art sales over three days is nothing to sneeze at... and that was just year one! After establishing itself as America's top new art fair in 2010, the San Francisco Fine Arts Fair ( returns home to Fort Mason Center for year two, May 20 - 22, 2011. MarketWire

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and Local Technology Company Leaders Discuss Jobs, Economy, and Legislation
Leaders from emerging technology companies in Illinois met with Senator Durbin yesterday discussing the need to attract technology talent, easing access to capital for small business, and the StartUp America Partnership. MarketWire

Managing Stress Can Help Patients Manage Prostate Cancer, Says International Prostate Cancer Treatment Expert Dr. David Samadi
Managing the stress of prostate cancer surgery prior to the operation may help speed up both the physical and psychological recovery, according to a study published in the journal Psychosomatic Medicine. "Managing stress not only aids in easing pre-surgical prostate cancer treatment anxiety, but patients experienced higher immunity and improved mental health months after the operation," said Dr MarketWire

Smart Laser Liposuction Houston, TX Discusses Importance of Using Board Certified Surgeon
SmartLipo, an FDA-approved laser liposuction procedure that safely dissolves fat and tightens skin in any area of the body, is growing in popularity MarketWire

Cott to Present at the Deutsche Bank Small and Mid Cap Conference
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that it will present at the Deutsche Bank Small and Mid Cap Conference in Naples, Florida on Wednesday, February 16, 2011. MarketWire

e-Convergence Solutions becomes distributor of the patented and highly certified [hiddn](TM) full disk hardware encryption solutions - meeting the increasing requirements for protection of data at rest!
High Density Devices AS Norway has announced that e-Convergence Solutionswill distribute the [hiddn]™ hardware encryption range of products andsolutions for protection of all data at rest in the North Americanmarketplace MarketWire

UPDATE: Intrigo Systems Becomes an SAP Channel Partner Delivering SAP(R) Business All-in-One Solutions to Midsize Semiconductor Businesses
Intrigo Systems, a premier enterprise consultancy that provides innovative solutions in business strategy, process consulting and systems integration, today announced that it has become an SAP® (NYSE: SAP) channel partner authorized to resell the SAP Business All-in-One solutions to midsize companies MarketWire

A&D Weighing Introduces New SC and SE Series Washdown Scales
A&D Weighing is proud to announce the new SC and SE series washdown bench scales. Rated to IP68 standards, these scales are washdown to the point of being submersible -- which makes them ideal for dusty or wet areas of operation. Both series feature a completely sealed indicator display and epoxy coated anodized aluminum load cell -- all designed to handle the rigors of washdown environments MarketWire

IAS360 Shows Slide in U.S. Housing Market Continuing Into Year End
Integrated Asset Services®, LLC (IAS®) (, a leader in default management and residential collateral valuations, today released the latest IAS360® House Price Index (HPI) ( Based upon the most granular data available in the industry, the index fell 0.8% during the fourth-quarter of 2010. MarketWire

Visiontron Corp. Selected to Control Crowds for Verizon iPhone Launch
Learning from past iPhone launches, Verizon Wireless is not taking any chances controlling the crowds. The retailer selected Visiontron's Retracta-Belt™ to outfit the majority of its retail establishments with crowd control stanchions for the release of the Verizon iPhone MarketWire

Sheppard Mullin Elects Seven Attorneys to Partnership
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has elevated seven of its attorneys to partner. The seven new partners are Jason W. Kearnaghan (Los Angeles/Downtown), Robb J. Klein (Los Angeles/Century City), Jenny Liu (Shanghai), Christopher M. Loveland (Washington, D.C.), Jason Northcutt (Washington, D.C.), Eric Raphan (New York) and Keith R MarketWire

Tucson Resident Claims Arizona Lottery Cash Spectacular Scratchers(SM) $1 Million Top Prize
A Tucson resident claimed the eighth of 10 available $1 million top prizes in the Arizona Lottery's $100 Million Cash Spectacular Scratchers(SM) game yesterday. MarketWire

Creditors Approve Fraser Papers' Restructuring Plan
(All financial references are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted) MarketWire

US Ecology, Inc. Agreement to Purchase Waste Treatment and Storage Facility Expires
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company") today announced that its definitive agreement ("Agreement") with Siemens Water Technologies Corp. ("Siemens") announced on August 30, 2010, to acquire the assets of a permitted Treatment, Storage and Disposal facility ("the Facility") located in Vernon, California has expired MarketWire

NuVasive to Present at the 2011 Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that Patrick F. Williams, Vice President of Finance and Investor Relations, is scheduled to present at the 2011 Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference at the Westin Hotel in San Diego, CA, on Tuesday, February 15, 2011, at 9:00 a MarketWire

Rise in Silver Price, Coin Premiums Not Stopping Investors as 71.8% Seek Silver Over Gold, States Gold Shark
Nearly 3/4 of bullion customers searching for silver, says MarketWire

Waste Connections Reports Fourth Quarter Results and Provides 2011 Outlook
Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) MarketWire

CLS Executive Search to Focus Exclusively on Top Executives
CLS Executive Search announced today its official launch as the retained legal and corporate executive search division of Chicago Legal Search, Ltd., which was established in 1988 MarketWire

Walnut Creek De La Housaye Attorneys to Present February 24 Seminar on Business Owners Avoiding Litigation and Whether to Revise Estate Plans
Two attorneys with De La Housaye & Associates, the Walnut Creek commercial litigation firm, will present a complimentary seminar on two important topics, "How Your Corporate Counsel Becomes Your Company's Ally -- Avoiding Claims" as well as "Whether to Revise Existing Estate Plans." Brendan J. Dooley, senior trial attorney, and Christopher D MarketWire

Vertro, Inc. Retains ICR to Manage Investor Relations
Vertro, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTRO) today announced that it has selected ICR, a strategic communications firm, to assist the company with its investor relations activities. MarketWire

Digicel Acquires Netxar Technologies
Digicel, the Bigger, Better Network, has taken a controlling stake in Netxar Technologies, the leading systems integrator in the Caribbean region, it was announced today. MarketWire

Saia to Present at Stifel Nicolaus Transportation Conference
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation company, announced that Rick O'Dell, President and CEO, and Jim Darby, Vice President Finance and CFO, will deliver a presentation at the Stifel Nicolaus Transportation & Logistics Conference MarketWire

O'Reilly Auto Parts AutoRama to Light Up Dallas Car Scene With Stellar Feature Cars
The O'Reilly Auto Parts AutoRama® ( will showcase an incredible collection of custom vehicles during its 51st anniversary on Feb. 18-20, 2011, in the Dallas Market Hall, located on Stemmons Freeway MarketWire

New Fluke 2AC VoltAlert(TM) Non-Contact Tester Detects Voltage, Enables Safer, Faster Working Conditions
Fluke Corporation, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, is introducing the Fluke 2AC VoltAlert™ ac non-contact voltage tester, the newest addition to the Fluke VoltAlert family. MarketWire

VIVA Creative Adds New Dimension to 3D Brand Experiences
VIVA Creative announced the launch of expanded stereoscopic 3D production capabilities to deliver best-in-class 3D audience experiences to global brands. MarketWire

Bridge Bank Establishes $1.4 Million Banking Relationship With Food Market Management, Inc., dba The Ginger People
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley, announced today that Food Market Management, Inc. dba The Ginger People, has chosen Bridge Bank to be its primary business bank. MarketWire

Perceptron Announces Profitable Second Quarter Results
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) todayannounced net sales of $16.3 million and net profit of $1.0 million, or$0.11 per diluted share, for its fiscal 2011 second quarter ended December31, 2010. Sales grew by $4.5 million, or 38%, compared with sales of $11.8million for the quarter ended December 31, 2009. The second quarter offiscal year 2010 had a net loss of $414,000, or $0 MarketWire

Fujitsu and Oracle Strengthen Decades-Long Relationship
Fujitsu and Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) today announced that they are strengthening a multi-decade partnership with the extension of their SPARC development relationship, an expansive, new product distribution agreement and a commitment to further joint engineering, marketing and sales promotion efforts. MarketWire

QuickLogic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Results -- 2010 New Product Revenue up 93% Year Over Year
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power programmable semiconductor solutions leader, today announced the financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 2, 2011. MarketWire

Intersil Introduces Industry's First Fully Encapsulated Digital Power Module
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today extended its leadership in next-generation power modules by introducing the ZL9101M, an encapsulated, highly-integrated digital DC/DC power module designed for point-of-load (POL) power management in applications such as servers, telecommunications, networking and storage equipment. MarketWire

Carbon Sciences Accelerates Development of Breakthrough CO2 to Fuel Technology
Carbon Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform greenhouse gases into gasoline and other portable fuels, today announced details of its plan to accelerate the development of its breakthrough CO2 to fuel technology. MarketWire

Media Alert: Nokia Strategy and Financial Briefing
On February 11, Nokia will host its Strategyand Financial Briefing in London. For members of the media and financialcommunity, the Strategy and Financial Briefing will begin at 10:00 GMT at: MarketWire

X-ES Introduces XChange1200, a 3U CompactPCI XMC/PMC Carrier
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) announces the immediate availability of the XChange1200, an air-cooled, 3U CompactPCI (cPCI) XMC/PMC carrier card. Additional processing or I/O capability can be integrated into a 3U cPCI system by mounting a PMC, PrPMC, or XMC mezzanine module on the XChange1200. MarketWire

Grupo International, Inc., Begins Rapid Expansion of Its RiMart Stores
Grupo International, Inc.'s (PINKSHEETS: GRPI) President Ramon Richard announced today that Grupo International, Inc., has started to reserve areas for individuals planning to open RiMart Specialty Hardware Stores throughout Mexico. The Company has received a preliminary approval to start selling franchises over the next sixty days MarketWire Continues to Ride the Success of Community Partners secured 38 new partners in the first month of its newly launched Community Partners program. implemented the Community Partners initiative in early January and has the goal to infuse $250,000 in the local economy by offering to provide free marketing and promotional support to 100 events in San Diego throughout 2011. MarketWire

ClearCount's SmartWand-DTX(TM) Captures 2010 Good Design(TM) Award
ClearCount Medical Solutions, a leader in patient safety solutions, announced today it has won the 2010 GOOD DESIGN™ award for its SmartWand-DTX™. The system employs proprietary RadioFrequency IDentification (RFID) technology to enable OR personnel to both count and detect surgical sponges, thereby increasing staff efficiency and reducing the risk of retained sponge incidents MarketWire

The State of Entrepreneurship: Will Entrepreneurs Increase Hiring and Contribute to GDP Growth in 2011?

Cold-EEZE(R) Launches Fun Facebook Personality Quiz to Benefit American Heart Association
ProPhase Labs, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPH), makers of the Cold-EEZE brand of cold remedies, announced today that it is launching a Facebook personality quiz to benefit the American Heart Association (AHA). For each Facebook fan who takes the "What's Your Cold-EEZE Flavor?" personality quiz, Cold-EEZE will donate $1 to the AHA (up to $2,500). MarketWire

The New Retirement Reality: San Diego Wealth Management Firm Introduces Local Boomers to a New Perspective on Retirement
Long thought of as a single event that takes place when an individual reaches a certain age or a certain amount of savings, the principals at Wealth Analytics, LLC are helping local professionals, business owners and their families gain a new perspective on the concept of retirement MarketWire

SK3 Group, Inc.: PRN Registry Discusses Expansion Plans Into Northern California
SK3 Group, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: SKTO) announces that PRN Registry ("PRN"), a nurse and therapist staffing firm based in Los Angeles and serving southern California, is in discussions to expand its presence into Northern California. MarketWire

Facebook, Twitter, and Smartphones Lead Social Media-Fueled Innovation Within U.S. Foodservice
Social networking sites and smartphone apps are changing the ways consumers interact with restaurants and with their fellow restaurant goers, creating exciting opportunities for foodservice operators and marketers, according to "Social Media and Technology in the U.S. Foodservice Industry: Trends and Opportunities for an Emerging Market" by Packaged Facts MarketWire

CNH Parts & Service 2011 Trade Fair: Building on a Strong Foundation
CNH Parts & Service, the product support arm of agricultural and construction equipment maker CNH Global N.V., recently concluded its 2011 Trade Fair at the Gaylord Opryland® Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. The event brought together nearly 2,500 agricultural and construction equipment dealers from across the U.S. and Canada. MarketWire

The Joint Commission Previews New Lab Accreditation Standards
The Joint Commission "Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Laboratory and Point-of-Care Testing (CAMLAB)" has been updated to provide clarity, additional specificity and detail to the standards and elements of performance. A preview of the new manual is posted on The Joint Commission website, MarketWire

Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp. in Talks With NY Business Development Strategist to Assist With Next Stage Growth
Oriens Travel and Hotel Management Corp. (PINKSHEETS: OTHM) , with Corporate Website:, a Global Boutique Hotel Brand Operator, operating its Hotel PURE brand (, announced that the company is in talks with New York private lending and business development firm, AJENE WATSON, LLC, to assist the Company with future development and growth. MarketWire

Crucell Shareholders Adopt Offer Governance Resolutions and Johnson & Johnson Makes Announcement on U.S. Regulatory Matters
New Brunswick, N.J., and Leiden, theNetherlands, 8 February 2011 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and CrucellN.V. (AMS: CRXL) (NASDAQ: CRXL) (SWISS: CRX) provide further informationregarding Johnson & Johnson's proposed acquisition of Crucell. MarketWire

Zepol Reports January Containerized Imports Rise 8.86%
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, reports that import shipment volume for January, measured in TEUs, increased 8.86% from December and 17.64% over January 2010. The total number of shipments also increased 7.69% from December and 17.62% over last January. MarketWire Is Hiring
Amidst the worst recession in decades, is one of the few companies who continue to grow and are continuously hiring new employees. In fact, just in the past year the number of employees at GoHealth has more than doubled. MarketWire

Comprehensive Food Safety Management Systems Allow Food Processors to Rapidly Respond to Audits
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of the No. 1 rated manufacturing ERP software, today announced the availability of a new white paper that outlines how a complete food safety management system helps food processors meet mandates for audit response times. The report is titled "Food Safety Management Systems Enable Quick Response to Audits," and is available at the Plex Systems Resource Center. MarketWire

HHS Secretary Sebelius to Speak to Parents, Child Advocates During National PTA Legislative Conference, March 9
Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius will address parents and child advocates on Wednesday, March 9 at a luncheon during the National PTA® Legislative Conference (March 9 - 10). The event will take place at the Doubletree Hotel Crystal City -- National Airport (300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA). MarketWire

Worldwide Spending on Business Travel Projected to Reach US $1.6 Trillion by 2020 has announced the addition of Mintel International Group Ltd's new report "Business Travel Worldwide - International" to their collection of Travel Services market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

IASA Now Accepting Applications for 2011 IASA Insurance Industry Scholarship Program
IASA is pleased to announce the association is now accepting applications for the three scholarships the association will award in 2011 to students at a sophomore level or above enrolled in a university with an insurance program or pursuing an insurance career and whose course of study is working toward a degree in Information Technology, Accounting, Actuarial Science or Risk Management. MarketWire

El Paso Corporation's CEO to Present at Credit Suisse Conference
Doug Foshee, chairman, president and chief executive officer of El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP), will present tomorrow, February 9, at the 2011 Credit Suisse Energy Summit in Vail, Colorado. The presentation will begin at 1:30 p.m. MST, 3:30 p.m. EST with an audio webcast available on the Investors page of El Paso's website at MarketWire Live Online Seminar to Feature Leading Experts Discussing "Mexico Border Wars: Is Your Company and Human Capital Safe?", a unique marketplace for intelligence and resources for doing business in international markets, today announced leading Mexico experts Todd C. Nelson and Gordon Housworth will present a Live Online Seminar on the current state of the investment climate and doing business in Mexico while also considering the state of border crime. MarketWire

Franklin Forms Joint-Venture for Infrastructure Construction
Franklin Mining, Inc.'s (PINKSHEETS: FMNJ) (FRANKFURT: FMJ) Chairman & CEO William Petty has today announced having signed a joint-venture agreement for the construction of pending infrastructure projects in Bolivia and throughout South America. MarketWire

ANADIGICS Announces Date of Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call Information
ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions in the broadband wireless and wireline communications markets, today announced that it will release the results of its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010 on February 17, 2011 at approximately 7:00 am Eastern Time. MarketWire

WorldGate Receives INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) Magazine's Thirteenth Annual Product of the Year Award
WorldGate (OTCBB: WGAT) announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Ojo ProVision as a recipient of the 2010 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award. MarketWire

Popular Privacy and Anti-Censorship Tool Sees Surge in Traffic as Egyptians Struggle to Stay Connected Online
In response to their government's decision to curtail Internet communications, Egyptians turned to technology that enables freedom to access censored information. Masses of users in Egypt used technology solutions to access blocked sites such as Twitter, Facebook and Google MarketWire

New Media Group of Creative and Marketing Entrepreneurs Join Forces to Establish 440 NINTH
A group of diverse and experienced creative & marketing entrepreneurs have established 440 NINTH, a dynamic network of professionals that provide the following services under one roof: PR and Media Relations, Advertising and Marketing, Multicultural Marketing Communications, Graphic Design & Web Development, and Video Production. MarketWire

INTTRA Ocean Freight Services Finds Smoother Sailing With Tripwire(R) Remote Operations Services
Tripwire Inc., a leading global provider of IT security and compliance automation solutions, announced today that INTTRA, an international provider of e-commerce solutions to the ocean freight industry and a long-time customer of Tripwire, has streamlined its IT operations by employing Tripwire Remote Services to manage ongoing tasks of Tripwire Enterprise MarketWire

Anybill Executive Changes and New Appointments Set Stage for Company's Second Decade of Growth
Anybill, Inc., the leading provider of complete, on-demand AP automation software and the developer of enterprise-scale Critical AP solutions, announced today major executive advancements and management staff appointments. MarketWire

MVTS Technologies Announces Purchase of RVSI Lead Scanner Assets From BKM Technology Partners
MVTS Technologies, LLC announces that it has acquired the RVSI lead scanner assets and licensed related intellectual property from BKM Technology Partners, LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, MVTS Technologies will provide global sales and service for the RVSI lead scanner LS3000 through LS8000 product lines. MarketWire

Jasper to Speak, Exhibit at SemIsrael Verification Day, March 2, Tel Aviv
WHAT: Jasper Design Automation will present "The Spectrum of Applications for Formal Verification," and participate as an exhibitor at SemIsrael Verification Day in Tel Aviv next month. The event is hosted by SemIsrael (, a news and information portal for electronic design engineers and related industries based in Israel MarketWire

Ronald Rooney Named Chairman of the Board for VHA Region Covering Arkansas and Oklahoma
Ronald K. Rooney, FACHE, president and chief executive officer of Arkansas Methodist Medical Center, Paragould, Ark., has been named chairman of the board for VHA Inc.'s regional network covering Arkansas and Oklahoma. It is one of 16 regional networks sponsored by VHA, the national health care network that serves nearly 1,350 not-for-profit hospitals across the United States MarketWire

Earth Dragon Resources Announces Initial Gold Deposit Assay Results From Ghana
Earth Dragon Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: EARH) ("Earth Dragon," or the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of a geological assessment and assay report from joint venture partner Netas Mining Company Limited ("Netas Mining") in regards to the Nkwanta Concession mining project in Ghana. MarketWire

Sanswire Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Sanswire Corporation (OTCBB: SNSR), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and related technologies, has hired Jeffrey Sawyers as the Company's Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. MarketWire

Superior Contact Welcomes President Obama to Marquette
Superior Contact, a Marquette-based contact management center, and its parent company, TelNet Worldwide (TelNet), applaud President Obama's visit for focusing attention on Marquette and Michigan as a bright spot for technology growth. MarketWire

Granite Hill Estates to Launch Art for Life Program
Granite Hill Estates (GHE), the Kennebec Valley's premier continuing care retirement community, will begin a new program, Art for Life. Beginning this month, Art for Life will feature a series of two-month exhibits of artwork from artists who reside at Granite Hill, throughout the greater Hallowell/Augusta community, and beyond MarketWire

Revett Provides Summary of 2010 Operations and Year End Reserves
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX: RVM)(OTCBB: RVMID) ("Revett" or the "Company") is pleased to announce full yearoperating results and year end reserve and resource estimates for the TroyMine,located in northwest Montana. Currency is reported in United States dollarsunless otherwise indicated. MarketWire

Quality Networking LLC -- QNLINK.COM Free Job Board -- Unleashes New Services for Job Seekers, Employers, and Businesses
Job Seekers can now receive that "extra edge" that they are looking for while presenting themselves as qualified candidates. After registering for free on WWW.QNLINK.COM, job seekers can upload their own audio resume (Audio Advantage), which increases and enhances their exposure for the employment selection process MarketWire

Navistar International Corporation and Menlo Worldwide Logistics Named to 2011 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know Listing
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that the supply chain transformation team formed with Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) has been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2011 Pros to Know list. MarketWire

Aristocrat Completes Successful Trial of New Oasis 360(TM) nCompass(TM) Platform at Chumash Casino Resort
Customers at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, Calif., now have the advantage of a highly sophisticated compass to point the way to all of the incredible amenities the resort has to offer MarketWire

Onebox(R) Expands Into Canada
Onebox®, a cloud phone service of j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), and premium provider of hosted unified communication services since 1997, has announced expansion into Canada, opening up new business opportunities for both U.S.- and Canadian-based companies MarketWire

Plex Systems Executive Elected to Board of Automation Alley
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of the No. 1 rated manufacturing ERP software, today announced the election of Mark Symonds, Plex Systems chief executive officer and president, to the Board of Automation Alley. Symonds will serve until January 2014 MarketWire

Omnnea Wireless, Ltd. to Launch ONE TOUCH Health Initiative
In a move to address the overwhelming health burden in Iraq, data and wireless communication provider Omnnea Wireless, Ltd. is launching the ONE TOUCH Health initiative throughout Iraq. The program, developed in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, has been in development stages since early 2010 and is intended to deploy to users by the second quarter of 2011. MarketWire

CORRECTION - One Liberty Properties, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
In the news release, "One Liberty Properties, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering," issued earlier today by One Liberty Properties, Inc. (NYSE: OLP), we are advised by the company that the first sentence of the first paragraph should read "One Liberty Properties, Inc MarketWire

With Above Average Snow and Cold Gardener's Supply Sees High Interest in Seedstarting
With snow, ice and cold hitting every state, seedstarting is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. According to Gardener's Supply, a national online gardening retailer, more consumers and avid gardeners are either seedstarting for the first time or advancing their existing seedstarting operations. MarketWire

The International Vintage Poster Dealers Association Launches Winter Web Show "Innovations in Technology: From Turn of the Century to Today"
The International Vintage Poster Dealers Association (IVPDA), the worldwide authority on original vintage posters, is pleased to announce the launch of its winter 2011 vintage poster web show, "Innovations in Technology: From Turn of the Century to Today MarketWire

US, Germany and Japan Are Spearheading Fuel Cell R&D has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Fuel Cells -- Global Market Size, Technology Road -- Map, Regulations and Competitive Analysis to 2020" to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Jagex Limited Receives Growth Investment from New Investors, Spectrum Equity Investors and the Raine Group, and Returning Investor, Insight Venture Partners
Jagex Limited, a leading independent developer and publisher of online games, today announced it has accepted a new investment from Insight Venture Partners, Spectrum Equity Investors and The Raine Group. The investment will enable Jagex to accelerate growth of its development and publishing capabilities in support of continued enhancement of the Studio's portfolio of award-winning games. MarketWire

The Dynasty Continues: Brand Keys Names Konica Minolta #1 Brand for Fourth Consecutive Year
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, today announced that it was awarded first place in the 2011 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index in the "MFP Office Copier" category for the fourth straight year MarketWire

Playmates Toys Appoints New Head of U.S. Sales
Playmates Toys Inc. announces today the appointment of William W. Beebe III as Senior Vice President of U.S. Sales, effective immediately. Beebe will be based in the El Segundo office, and report into Thomas Chan, Chairman and Group CEO. MarketWire

Trafk Media Looks to Reach Markets on Other Planets
Encouraged by a trove of recent data compiled by leading scientists that suggests life is possible, even probable, in other corners of the universe, the tech-savvy team at Trafk Media plans to offer clients access to potential new markets on other planets. MarketWire

2nd Annual "Live at the Orinda" Champagne Comedy Event to Launch March 11th
For the second year, San Francisco's East Bay area lovers of laughter will have the renewed opportunity to join a champagne-filled night of comedy at the landmark Orinda Theatre on Friday, March 11th. The Orinda Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with Tommy T's Comedy Clubs and The Lamorinda Film & Entertainment Foundation today announced plans for the second "Live at the Orinda" event MarketWire

Ninth Annual American Business Awards(SM) Issues Call for Entries
As the U.S. economy rebounds, employees and executives are working harder than ever before. In order to shine a spotlight on the organizations, individuals and teams that strive for excellence in the workplace each day, the Stevie® Awards today issued the call for entries for its Ninth Annual American Business Awards. MarketWire

CrownPeak Unveils Major Product & Platform Features for Both Developers & End-Users
CrownPeak (, the company defining the future of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Web Content Management (WCM), today announced the completion of a nine-month, phased rollout of significant improvements to the CrownPeak Web Content Management and Web Content Optimizer platforms. MarketWire

AVST Launches New Version of CallXpress
Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) announces a new version of its flagship unified communications solution, CallXpress® 8.11. The new version includes key features designed to facilitate a seamless migration for Kinesis and Repartee® for Windows customers to CallXpress. MarketWire

KPMG Australia Partners With Kenexa to Enhance Business Success Through Human Resource Strategy
Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced that KPMG in Australia, one of the world's leading professional services firms, has chosen to use Kenexa's award-winning HR solutions to transform its talent management approach. The solution will include its global recruiting technology, Kenexa 2x BrassRing® MarketWire

Virtual Hold Technology Joins Forces With GM Voices
Virtual Hold Technology® (VHT®), the leader in virtual queuing solutions, has entered into a partnership with GM Voices, the largest producer of professionally recorded voice prompts and greetings for telecom applications worldwide. GM Voices now produces high-quality audio files for VHT's virtual queuing solutions for the contact center. MarketWire

Octasic Announces a Complete HSPA+ Solution for Indoor Enterprise Femtocells and Outdoor Picocells
Octasic Inc., a leading innovator of media processing and wireless solutions, today announced a low cost, low power integrated solution for femtocells and picocells. This latest Layer 1 firmware release runs on Octasic's previously announced OCT2224W SoC, based on its second generation asynchronous Opus2 DSP core, and is able to process up to 64 HSPA+ users on a single device MarketWire

Ericsson unveils antenna integrated radio unit: AIR

Data Storage Corporation Renames Its Data Protection Product Line
Data Storage Corporation (DSC), a provider of data protection and business continuity solutions, today announced that it has renamed its data protection product line as a result of its acquisition of SafeData in June 2010 MarketWire

First Accredited Course on Imaging in Cancer Clinical Trials to Be Hosted by Blinded Reader and Investigator Training Institute (BRITI)
BRITI and the International Center for Postgraduate Medical Education (ICPME) will jointly host the first CME course on Imaging in Cancer Clinical Trials. The seminar will be held on April 16th, 2011 at the Doubletree Hotel in Philadelphia and will be presented by pharmaceutical industry and academic experts MarketWire

New Health Book for Black Women Prescribes Personal Responsibility, Earns National Praise
If anyone wonders why Black women need a health book geared specifically to them, they need look no further than the new release, Living Well...Despite Catchin' Hell: The Black Woman's Guide to Health, Sex and Happiness (ISBN: 0964355477; $13.95). The author is Atlanta obstetrician-gynecologist, media consultant and national speaker, Dr. Melody T. McCloud. MarketWire

Infinity Publishing Launches OneBook(TM), Self-Publishing Industry's First All-in-One Offering for Print, eBook and Audio Book Formats
Infinity Publishing, a pioneer in self-publishing, today announced the introduction of OneBook (, a unique All-in-One offering for independent authors that allows them to publish their book in print, eBook and audio book formats. MarketWire

JANUS Displays Takes Digital Signage to New Heights With Boarding Pass Feature
JANUS Displays announced today the addition of a boarding pass feature to their interactive touch screens. The new feature allows guests the opportunity to learn the most up-to-date travel information, via an interactive display, from the convenience of the hotel lobby, business center, or conference area. MarketWire

Hertz Rent2Buy Takes Flight With AirTran Airways
Hertz Rent2Buy, The Hertz Corporation's (NYSE: HTZ) online car sales program, announced today a new partnership with AirTran Airways that provides 16 AirTran Airways A+ Rewards credits, equal to a round trip coach ticket valid at any AirTran Airways destination, to A+ Reward members purchasing a vehicle through Hertz Rent2Buy. MarketWire

One World Ventures Announces Development of Social Platform for Global Business
One World Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: OWVI) announced today plans to develop a collaborative social platform for global business professionals. The platform aligns with the company's 2011 strategic growth plan in the U.S. and Asia for continued business technology initiatives. MarketWire

MK Automotive Repair Shops and Mike's Master Mechanics Locations to Offer Customer Financing Plan
MK Automotive, Inc. (OTCBB: MKAU) (OTCQB: MKAU) announced today that, in order to address the growing issue of car owners not being able to afford major automotive repairs, it will offer financing plans to customers of its company-owned AutoTech and franchised Mike's Master Mechanics automotive maintenance and repair stores. MarketWire

HealthSpring's LivingWell Health Centers Receive Key Recognition
LivingWell Health Centers by HealthSpring have received the National Committee on Quality Assurance's (NCQA) Patient Centered Medical Home recognition. MarketWire

King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Intent to Voluntarily Delist From the New York Stock Exchange
King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: KG) (the "Company") announced today that it has submitted written notice to the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") of its intention to voluntarily delist its common stock, no par value, from the NYSE. The Company intends to file a Form 25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on February 18, 2011 to delist its common stock MarketWire

Rockwood National Corp. Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Gulfstream Processing, Inc.
Rockwood National Corp. (PINKSHEETS: RNTL) ("Rockwood") announced today that it has signed a definitive binding letter of intent with Gulfstream Processing, Inc. ("Gulfstream"), a multi-state residential foreclosure processing business, to acquire 100% ownership of Gulfstream MarketWire

VirtuOz Meets All Requirements in 8 of the 9 Categories in Most Recent Leading Analyst Firm Research Virtual Assistant Landscape Report
VirtuOz, Inc., a leading intelligent virtual agent provider for contemporary online customer service, today announced that it was measured as meeting all requirements in 8 of the 9 categories in the recent Gartner Research Virtual Assistant (VA) landscape report MarketWire

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
One Liberty Properties, Inc. (NYSE: OLP) today announced the pricing of a registered underwritten public offering of 2,700,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $15.13. The underwriter has a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 405,000 shares from One Liberty MarketWire

Security B-Sides Announces 2011 Speaker Line-Up & Participants at B-Sides San Francisco
Security B-Sides, a cultish and highly successful community-driven event built for and by information security community members, today announced the 2011 event details and speaker lineup for B-Sides San Francisco, being held February 14-15, 2011 at Zeum (San Francisco's Children's Museum) from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PT MarketWire

Innovative Food Holdings Announces 17th Consecutive Month of Record Sales; 2010 Best Year of Sales in Company's History
Innovative Food Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: IVFH) today announced that the month of December 2010 represented the 17th straight month of month over month record sales for the company. In addition, sales for 2010 were the best ever in the company's history MarketWire

Freedom Energy Holdings CEO Updates Shareholders for 2011
Freedom Energy Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FDMF) today released a letter to shareholders from CEO and founder Brian Kistler. MarketWire

BSQUARE Schedules Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) announced today that it plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2010, after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, March 3, 2011. A conference call will follow at 5 p.m. Eastern Time (2 p.m. Pacific Time). MarketWire

Bishop Asset Management Launches the Bishop Volatility Flex Fund
The founding members of Bishop Asset Management are thrilled to announce the launch of their premier volatility-based investment vehicle -- The Bishop Volatility Flex Fund (VFF). Designed to be a non-correlating compliment to any investment portfolio, this Fund seeks to perform in both rising and falling market volatility environments MarketWire

Vuzix to Begin Volume Deliveries for Air Force Battlefield Airman Head Mounted Display Program
Vuzix Corporation (TSX-V: VZX) (OTCBB: VUZI) ("Vuzix" or the "Company") announced today that it will deliver its first volume shipments of Tac-Eye LT® displays to the U.S. Air Force's Battlefield Air Operations Kit Program over the next ninety days. The Tac-Eye LT is a next generation wearable display solution for viewing computer data or video from a variety of video sensors MarketWire

Integra Gold Corp Intersects 31.2 g/t Gold Over 1.4 Meters and 19.4 g/t Over 2.9 Meters at Forestel Zone
INTEGRA GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE: ICG) (The "Company") is pleased to announce results from its recently completed drill program on the Forestel Zone at its Lamaque Property, located in Val-d'Or Quebec. A total of 4,356 meters in 14 drill holes were completed on the Forestel Zone in 2010, all encountering high grade gold. MarketWire

ADVA Optical Networking Joins Dark Fiber Community
ADVAOptical Networking today announced that it has joined the Dark FiberCommunity,an online resource for the network operators that build efficientbroadbandnetworks and the vendors that support them. Operated by Allied Fiber, theDarkFiber Community was designed as a networking and educationalplatform fororganizations that support communications network growth and development. MarketWire

Northstar Electronics (NEIK) Identifies Significant Revenue Growth Prospects for Fiscal Year 2011
Northstar Electronics, Inc. (OTCBB: NEIK) today announced that the executive management team has begun an aggressive program to expand top-line revenue growth for the Company during 2011. The Company expects to double revenue during 2011 through strategic acquisitions of private companies in the aerospace and marine industries, as well as continued internal growth. MarketWire

Koko and Betty White Share 'Valentine Love,' Friendship
Koko, the famous lowland gorilla who can speak to us through the use of American Sign Language, has long been a fan and good friend of Betty White, the renowned actress and animal advocate. The Gorilla Foundation is kicking off this "Month-of-Love" by releasing a photo slideshow of some of Koko and Betty's tender moments together MarketWire

SlipKnot(TM) Adjustable Rope Stop Features Slip-On Cap for Attaching Items
A new adjustable rope stop, also known as a rope clamp, that creates a locator, stop, or gripping surface and comes with a slip-on cap for attaching lanterns, flags, bungee cords, and other items quickly and easily is being introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp. MarketWire

Solar Cell Production Capacity Has More Than Doubled in the Last Year has announced the addition of Fuji-Keizai USA, Inc.'s new report "2011 Edition: Worldwide Solar Cell Manufacturing Facilities and Production Capacity 2010-2015" to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

10,000 Metres of Drilling Recommended for Treaty Creek Property
Teuton Resources Corp. ("Teuton") ("TUO"-TSX-V) ("TFE"-Frankfurt) announces that it has recently received a copy of a summaryreport on the Treaty Creek property, dated May 31, 2010, from American CreekResources. The report is written by Raul Sanabria Orellana, P. Geo MarketWire

VLCCF - Presentation Q4 2010
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (VLCCF) advises that a presentation of its fourthquarter 2010 results, that were released February 8, 2010, is available on theCompany's website at and in the linkenclosed. MarketWire

(CCTR) China Crescent and (NUBL) NuMobile Projects in Japan and Africa Featured in Greenfield Update Webcast
China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB: CCTR) and NuMobile, Inc. (OTCBB: NUBL), today announced the companies have been featured in a NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) Greenfield Partnership Program regional project update Webcast MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Releases CEO Anniversary Webcast Highlighting $100 Million Breakthrough Potential and NYSE Euronext Strategy
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) today released a previously announced Webcast from CEO Bruce Noller. The Webcast is focused on providing an update on accomplishments over the past year since Mr. Noller stepped in to the role of Chief Executive Officer. Management expects the last year to be NewMarket's highest grossing revenue year since the Company's founding MarketWire

QTS Adds Experienced Business Leader John Barter to Board of Directors
Key Highlights: QTS adds new board member John Barter to Board of Directors. Barter brings significant financial management experience to the appointment, and will chair the company's Audit Committee. The appointment marks the first independent Board member as QTS grows and develops its business MarketWire

First China Pharma Introduces Credit Fund Solution for Drug Distribution Sector in China
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Zoran Sends Letter to Stockholders
Zoran Corporation (NASDAQ: ZRAN) today issued the following letter, which will be mailed to its stockholders. MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Begins Production Immediately
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today its solar cases for the iPhone and BlackBerry mobile devices are in full production and the factory workers will be working diligently to fulfill orders as soon as they return from the Chinese New Year celebrations. MarketWire

Attractive Opportunities in High Yield Bonds According to First Western Capital Management
First Western Capital Management (, a distinguished provider of diversified fixed income and total return strategies to North American foundations, endowments, and pension plans, has released a research report on the benefits of a short-duration high-yield bond strategy in the current market environment. MarketWire

Global Licensing Leader Tim Rothwell Joins Cinsay, Inc. Board of Directors
Global licensing and branding executive Tim Rothwell has joined the Cinsay, Inc. Board of Directors; it was announced today by Christian Briggs, Chairman of the Board, Cinsay, Inc. Cinsay, Inc. is an integrated media, software and e-commerce company whose proprietary video player technology allows for unprecedented marketing and sales capabilities in the enterprise e-commerce sector MarketWire

SlideRocket Celebrates National 'Say No to PowerPoint Week' by Saying Yes to Stunning Presentations
SlideRocket is celebrating national "Say No to PowerPoint Week" by challenging people to say "yes" to stunning presentations. It's time to say rest in peace to presentations 1.0 and embrace a new way of presenting that engages the mind and senses. To help drive a stake through the heart of "Death by PowerPoint," SlideRocket will give away one SlideRocket Pro account every day this week MarketWire

SlideRocket Launches Content Gallery With Presentation Tools Designed to Sell
SlideRocket today unveiled a content gallery comprised of inspirational presentations created by nationally renowned speakers and sales experts as well as ready-to-use presentations available for customization. SlideRocket also introduced ten new presentation themes designed to help sales and marketing pros close the deal MarketWire

Secure Passage Changes Company Name to FireMon
Secure Passage, the leading provider of firewall policy, risk, and compliance management solutions, announced today that it is changing its company name to FireMon, effective immediately. FireMon serves more than 300 enterprise customers and manages more than 40,000 firewalls worldwide. MarketWire

Pacific Power Source Expands Its AC Test Power Product Line With the 9kVA Model 390-ASX
Pacific Power Source, Inc. introduces the 390-ASX, the latest addition to its line of manual and programmable AC Power Sources. With 9kVA in a 9U chassis, the 390-ASX offers the high power density demanded in today's AC Test Power market MarketWire

Corticon Names Bob Schoettle as Chief Marketing Officer
Corticon today announced the appointment of Bob Schoettle as chief marketing officer. Schoettle will focus on accelerating company growth with aggressive marketing programs that target key vertical market segments including insurance, financial services, and government. MarketWire

Virgin Media Selects Nominum for Navigation Assistance
Nominum, the leader in secure and intelligent DNS solutions, announced today that Virgin Media has selected NavAssist and Vantio NXR for their navigation assistance service. NavAssist is a consumer application that makes it easier for Internet users to navigate the web, while Vantio NXR is a policy software module for Nominum's industry-leading Vantio Intelligent DNS System MarketWire

Panasonic Soho Multi-Function Printers 'Outstanding' in Wirth Consulting Shootout
Panasonic System Networks Company of America today announced it has received Wirth Consulting's prestigious Outstanding Performance in Hands-On Testing awards for its SOHO-centric laser-class KX-MB2061 "8-in-1" office and imaging communications system and its KX-MB2030 laser-class network printer, copier, color scanner, and fax MFP. MarketWire

AudienceScience Enhances Hispanic Audience Targeting Solution for Advertisers to Reach Fastest Growing Segment of U.S. Online Population
AudienceScience®, a global online advertising technology company delivering digital marketing success, today announced the launch of AudienceScience Hispanic Audience Targeting, a solution enabling advertisers to reach up to 70 percent of online Hispanic consumers across a network of thousands of Spanish and English language Internet sites MarketWire

Avanade Information Management Expert to Speak at 2011 Microsoft SharePoint Technology Conference
In an age of real-time collaboration and instant expectations, impactful collaboration can mean the difference between success and failure. However, as the workforce becomes increasingly dispersed, businesses are faced with the task of successfully collaborating and leveraging the best talent within an organization to perform specialized tasks MarketWire

incentaHEALTH Bolsters Commitment to Combating Obesity With New Kiosks for Monitoring Employee Health
incentaHEALTH, a company dedicated to battling the bulge in both employees' waistlines and employers' health care costs, today announced that its patented HEALTHspot kiosks, have been upgraded with the latest technology currently available. MarketWire

The Flaming Lips Announce Tour Dates
THE FLAMING LIPS have confirmed a string of North American tour dates beginning next month in support of their current album, EMBRYONIC. The accolades appear to be never-ending: MarketWire

MedLink's iSuite 4.0 Receives 2011 CCHIT Certification(R) and 5-Star Usability Rating
MedLink (OTCBB: MLKNA) announced today that MedLink's iSuite 4.0 has been named a fully CCHIT Certified® 2011 Ambulatory EHR, meeting or exceeding the Certifications Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) electronic health record (EHR) criteria for office based use. MedLink's iSuite v4 MarketWire

Juniper Networks Continues Junos Software Momentum With New Developer Applications and Tools
Delivering on its promise of the new network, Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced the availability of the Junos Space Software Development Kit (SDK) and new application development partners for the Junos and Junos Space SDKs. The Junos Platform enables partners to develop, deploy and bring to market innovative, network applications specifically tailored to satisfy business needs. MarketWire

Mandriva Joins Open Invention Network as a Licensee
Open Invention Network (OIN), the company formed to enable and protect Linux, today extended its community with the signing of Mandriva as a licensee. By becoming a licensee, Mandriva has joined the growing list of organizations that recognize the importance of leveraging the Open Invention Network to further spur open source innovation. MarketWire

Tabcorp Enlists Market Metrix to Ensure a World-Class Entertainment Experience for Their Customers
Market Metrix, LLC, the leading provider of feedback and performance tools for the hospitality industry, announced today that Tabcorp Holdings Limited, one of Australia's premier gambling and entertainment groups, has chosen the company's real-time satisfaction survey system to optimize the customer experience and improve loyalty. MarketWire

Veteran Healthcare Technology Executive Gary Wright Joins Allocade as President and CEO
Allocade, Inc., the developer of the healthcare industry's only expert software system that manages patient itineraries, announced today that Gary Wright joined the company as president and chief executive officer MarketWire

Tufin Technologies Introduces the Industry's First Comprehensive Firewall Management and Auditing Solution for Next-Generation Firewalls
Tufin Technologies, the leading provider of Security Lifecycle Management solutions, today announced it is the first firewall management company to offer comprehensive support for next-generation firewalls from market leaders such as Palo Alto Networks. MarketWire

Nine in Ten Miami Residents Express Concern for Increased Energy Costs: New MiaSci Poll
Energy issues are a worry for most Miami-Dade County residents, particularly those who feel it will affect them personally in the form of increased cost (94%) and energy shortages in the next 20 years (86%), according to findings from a new study* commissioned by Miami Science Museum (MiaSci). MarketWire

FOAA Anesthesia Services Launches YouTube Channel and Facebook Page
FOAA Anesthesia Services, a leading provider of anesthesia services, today announced the launching of its own YouTube channel at The videos focus on advances in regional anesthesia, a case study and what patients, surgeons and healthcare administrators are looking for in an anesthesia provider. FOAA Anesthesia Services' Partner William Tse, M.D MarketWire

Oh Boy, It Tastes Better! Oberto Brands Overhaul Beef Jerky With Simple, All Natural Ingredients for Great Tasting Flavor
Oberto Brands, a national leader in the meat snacks category, today announced it's a new era for the company's signature Oh Boy, Oberto! beef jerky line as the popular product receives a complete recipe and ingredients overhaul. Oh Boy, Oberto! is the first major brand to offer an All Natural Beef Jerky MarketWire

Media Alert: Fortinet Presents 'Security Mythbusting: Blowing Up the Security Hype' at RSA Conference 2011
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today announced that it will host live panels on "Security Mythbusting: Blowing Up The Security Hype" at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 15, and Wednesday, Feb. 16, at its booth (#923) at RSA Conference 2011. MarketWire

Spider Filter Watch List: Sprint Nextel Corp., Ford Motor Co., BP Plc., Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, General Electric Co., Petrobras, Exxon Mobil Corp., Precision Petroleum Corp. is the engaged small-cap investor's one-stop source for breaking news and investment tools. Our information feeds are constantly humming with the latest financial and business stories from top U.S. and International news sources. News and our spider filters could affect your portfolio and financial health, you'll learn about it first and in depth at StockMarketCorp MarketWire

How Google is Increasing Click-Through Rates of Ads-DAC Group Comments
Will an increase in click-through rates for ads at the top of Google's search page come at the expense of organic results or at the expense of ads placed elsewhere on the page? MarketWire

Human Resource Executive Forum(R) Explores Healthy Employees, Healthy Employer Brands
The Second Annual Human Resource Executive Forum®, being held March 14-16 in New York City, is the place where high-level HR professionals go for some real "R&R": Real-world solutions and ROI MarketWire

California Bank & Trust Announces Philanthropic Performance for 2010
California Bank & Trust (CB&T) ( is pleased to announce its philanthropic performance and charitable activities in California for calendar year 2010. The bank contributed monetary and in-kind support of more than $800,000 to hundreds of charities that reside in the California communities where CB&T has branches MarketWire

Plateau Named a "Leader" in IDC MarketScape for Integrated Talent Management
Plateau Systems, a provider of SaaS-based talent management solutions, today announced that independent analyst firm IDC has recognized Plateau as a "Leader" in the "IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Integrated Talent Management 2011 Vendor Analysis(1)" report, released this week MarketWire

Hilton, Marriott, Quaker Steak Executives to Discuss People Strategy at Hospitality Conference
Every organization shares a common and priceless asset: its employees. At the 5th Annual National HR in Hospitality Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C., CEOs of well-regarded hospitality organizations will discuss how they've created results with limited resources by focusing on their people. The conference will take place April 4-6, and registrants can save $400 MarketWire

PennantPark Investment Corporation Prices Public Offering
PennantPark Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PNNT) announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell 8,000,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $12.40 per share, raising approximately $99,200,000 in gross proceeds. Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, J.P MarketWire

Crosshair Provides Update on CMB Joint Venture Project
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) is pleased to provide an update on the Central Mineral Belt Joint Venture ("CMB JV") Uranium Project in central Labrador, Canada. The CMB JV Project is a joint venture with Silver Spruce Resources (TSX VENTURE: SSE), whereby Crosshair retains a 63% ownership and Silver Spruce 37%. MarketWire

Richmont Mines Inc.: Final 2010 Drilling Results Confirm Strong Gold Potential of the Wasamac Property
Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC)(NYSE Amex: RIC), ("Richmont" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received final assay results for the 2010 drilling campaign on its Wasamac property. MarketWire

Yodil, Inc. Forms Strategic Partnership With BSM
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data analytics, and management reporting services to the insurance industry, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with BSM, a specialized IT boutique that prioritizes its development considerations as people, processes, and tools. MarketWire

Coastal Pacific Provides Results From Initial Santa Rita Property Visit
Coastal Pacific Mining Corp. (OTCQB: CPMCF) (PINKSHEETS: CPMCF) ("Coastal Pacific" or the "Company") ( has received and reviewed analytical results from its due diligence evaluation of the Santa Rita property. MarketWire

American Lithium Minerals Releases Initial Drill Results for the Borate Hills Project
American Lithium Minerals, Inc. (OTCBB: AMLM) ( (the "Company") is pleased to announce the drill results from 6 RC drill holes at the Borate Hills Project in Nevada. The RC Drill Program began in late November and over 10,000 feet has been drilled across 13 RC drill holes completed to date MarketWire

PHI Group Subsidiary to Recapitalize and Engage in Coal Mining and Trading
PHI Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PHIE) (FRANKFURT: PR7) (XETRA: PR7), a company engaged in consulting services, real estate development, mining, and energy, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary PHI Energy Corporation (PEC) has signed an agreement with AXN Group, LLC (AXNG), a Delaware corporation, to recapitalize and engage in coal mining and trading. MarketWire

Vicor Technologies Reports Expanded Sales Force Driving Revenue Growth
David H. Fater, CEO of Vicor Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: VCRT), today announced that the Company's continually expanding nationwide network of independent sales representatives is driving sales of its PD2i Analyzer™ and revenue growth. Vicor Technologies (http://www.vicortech MarketWire

Vega Biofuels Signs Agreement to Purchase Timber for Georgia Bio-Coal Plant
VEGA BIOFUELS, INC. (PINKSHEETS: VGPR) announced today that it has entered into an Agreement with The Timber Group, LLC to purchase various forms of timber and timber waste. MarketWire

RAE Systems Helped Keep Super Bowl XLV Venues Safe From Dangerous Air-Borne Gases and Radiation
RAE Systems Inc. (NYSE Amex: RAE) today announced it once again provided equipment and expertise to the local, state and federal security forces tasked with keeping more than 103,000 attendees to Super Bowl XLV safe. MarketWire

Alaska Schools to Utilize Collaborize Classroom
Democrasoft, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DEMO), the creator of Collaborize Classroom™ (, a free online learning platform, announced today their collaboration with the Alaska Department of Education & Early Development to make educational technology available to K-12 students in all Alaska elementary, middle and high schools. MarketWire

W. P. Carey Announces Lease of Frank Gehry Landmark to Google
Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced today that it has leased an office building at 340 Main Street in Venice, California to Google Inc. The iconic "Binoculars Building," designed by Frank Gehry, was constructed in 1991 as the headquarters for advertising agency Chiat/Day MarketWire

LRAD Corporation Receives $4.3 Million Through Warrant Exercise
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world leader in acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), announced today that it received over $4.3 million through the exercise of 1,627,945 warrants priced at $2.67 per share that were scheduled to expire February 6, 2011. MarketWire

EnerNOC Earns Accolades for Carbon Management Leadership and Overall Business Growth
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that it has been named an Enterprise Energy and Carbon Accounting leader in a report issued today by Groom Energy Solutions and Greenbiz MarketWire

Vnomics Announces Supplier Partnerships With AmeriQuest Transportation Services and NationaLease
Vnomics, a Rochester, NY-based Telematics solutions provider, is pleased to announce it has signed supplier partnership agreements with AmeriQuest Transportation Services and NationaLease. AmeriQuest is a leading provider of comprehensive fleet management services. NationaLease is one of the largest full service truck leasing organizations in North America MarketWire

TV Goods to Roll Out Hulk Hogan Endorsed Line of Pumice-Based Cleaning Products; PumMagic(TM) Product Line Draws Interest of Big Box Retailers
H & H Imports, Inc. (OTCQB: HNHI) (PINKSHEETS: HNHI), the parent company of TV Goods Holding Corporation, which previously announced that it was testing a single pumice-based cleaning product endorsed by Hulk Hogan, today announced that the Company has developed a complete line of the cleaning products, and has rebranded the line as "PumMagic™." MarketWire

Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk Receives AAA 4-Diamond Designation
Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk is now rated among the nation's elite lodging facilities earning the prestigious American Automobile Association (AAA) Four Diamond designation. Ameristar (NASDAQ: ASCA) is the only casino hotel in Colorado to earn the AAA Four Diamond designation. MarketWire

Solar Energy Initiatives Enters Into Development Arrangement With ESA Renewables LLC for 1MW Solar Project
Solar Energy Initiatives, Inc. (OTCBB: SNRY), with business in solar project development, today announced that the Company has arranged to receive a developer fee plus reimbursement of project expenses on a 1MWsolar PPA project with ESA Renewables LLC. ESA will provide the solar panels and other equipment to the project with an estimated completion date of early April. MarketWire

Composite Technology Announces Agreement With Taihan Electric in Korea
Composite Technology Corporation (CTC) (OTCBB: CPTC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, CTC Cable Corporation has entered into an agreement with Taihan Electric Wire Co., Ltd under which Taihan will manufacture ACCC® conductors for sale in the Korean market (Agreement) MarketWire

myFreightWorld Technologies Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport(R) Partnership
myFreightWorld Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) announced today that it has joined the SmartWay Transport® Partnership ("SmartWay"), an innovative collaboration between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the transportation industry. SmartWay's goal is to significantly reduce greenhouse gases and air pollution by improving the performance of U.S. freight operations. MarketWire

Africa Has Over 1,500 Languages but Lacks the Business English Communication Skills Required for Global Business Growth
GlobalEnglish Corporation (, the leading provider of on-demand learning and support for business English communication, today released a report based on a survey of Africa-based companies and the rapidly growing need for stronger business English communication skills in the African workforce. MarketWire

67% of People Don't Know How to Obtain Health Insurance Premiums, According to Insurance Medics
Would you know where to obtain health insurance premiums if your employer did not offer you health insurance coverage? According to a recent survey, 67% of respondents did not know where to obtain health insurance premiums MarketWire

Enablon Recognized as a Leader in Energy and Carbon Management Software by Groom Energy Solutions for Second Consecutive Year
Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability and QEHS management software announced that they have been named a leader for the second consecutive year in a report issued today by Groom Energy Solutions, a provider of renewable and energy efficiency solutions to organizations across the U.S. MarketWire

First and Only New Media Event Exclusively for Interior Design Bloggers: Design Bloggers Conference February 28 - March 1, 2011 in L.A.
DesignSherpa, a revolutionary social media Internet marketing service for the home design and remodeling industry, is organizing the first and only conference created specifically for interior design bloggers. From February 28 - March 1 at the Sofitel L.A., the inaugural Design Bloggers Conference features a speaker roster of the industry's most influential bloggers and new media innovators MarketWire

SmithGroup Names Jay Rambo to Lead Dallas Office
Jay Rambo, AIA, LEED AP, has been elevated to lead the Dallas office of SmithGroup, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering, interiors and planning firms. MarketWire

KishHealth System Selects Medicity's Health Information Exchange Suite

Market for Lithium Ion Batteries Expected to Reach $43 Billion by 2020 has announced the addition of Amadee + Company's new report "The Future Of Lithium Ion Batteries: Including Consumer, Alternative Energy Vehicles (Hevs, Phevs, Evs), And Electric Power Storage Applications- Technologies, Markets, Competitors And Opportunities: 2010-2020 Analysis And Forecasts" to their collection of Electric Vehicles market reports MarketWire Unveils New Consumer Mortgage Tools and Improved Website to Help Current and Prospective Homeowners Navigate Changing Mortgage Market
As the economy continues to show signs of improvement, consumer money resource looks ahead to what it believes will be an evolving mortgage market in 2011 with the potential for less restrictive credit criteria. To help consumers better navigate this changing mortgage market, Bills MarketWire

HyPower Fuel Issues Shareholder Update
HyPower Fuel Inc. (PINK SHEETS: HYPF) MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Receives NASDAQ Extensions
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd MarketWire

Cavium Networks Introduces First 40 Gbps "Bump-in-the-Wire" Deep Packet Inspection / Application Recognition Processor Family

Composite Technology to Host Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter Results
Composite Technology Corporation (CTC) (OTCBB: CPTC) announced today that management plans to host a conference call on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, at 1:30 PM Pacific time (4:30 PM Eastern time) to discuss results for the Quarter ending December 31, 2010. Analysts and institutional investors may participate by calling 877-317-6789, or internationally by dialing +1-412-317-6789. MarketWire

Green Jobs & Entrepreneurship Fair to Showcase Opportunities on February 16
Green Jobs Network (, a leading resource for people seeking jobs that focus on environmental or social responsibility, will hold its inaugural Green Jobs & Entrepreneurship Fair on February 16 from 1:30 - 5:30 pm at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, California. This program is sponsored by green recruiter Redfish Technology (http://www.redfishtech MarketWire

ELENZA Closes $24 Million Series B Financing to Fund Development of New Electronic AutoFocal Intraocular Lens
ELENZA Inc. (formerly Ocular Optics, Inc.), today announced the completion of a $24 million Series B round of financing which will be used to support the clinical development and technology commercialization of ELENZA's patented Electro-active AutoFocal Intraocular Lens (IOL) to address the cataract extraction market and future opportunities associated with the correction of presbyopia MarketWire

Solera Networks(TM) Sets Network Forensics Standard With Solera OS 5.0
Solera Networks, a leading network forensics products company, today announced Solera OS 5.0, a major update to its award-winning network forensics platform. The new OS transforms network forensics, addressing the prevailing urgency IT security must apply to eliminating today's threats quickly and with insight MarketWire

TRDX Dental Division Completes Test Market of "BLAST" -- a New Innovative Commercial Dental Suction System Cleaner
SciMeDent Health, Corp. f/k/a Trend Exploration, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TRDX) is pleased to announce that is has completed a test market study for its new commercial dental suction system cleaner, "BLAST," and is now developing its sales and marketing plan for a national launch of the product. MarketWire

Atlantis to Showcase Leading Virtualization Desktop Infrastructure Storage, Performance and Security Optimization Solutions at VMware Partner Exchange

Magnolia Solar Completes Multiple Patent Filings: Patent Applications Detail Revolutionary New Thin Film Solar Cell Technologies
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar") announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Magnolia Solar, Inc., has completed the first phase of its intellectual property protection initiative. Over the past year, Magnolia has filed a series of U.S. utility patent and international Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications MarketWire

Cyan's CyNOC Services Accelerate the Introduction of New Services and Augment Operations for Increased Competitive Advantage
Cyan today announced CyNOC, an advanced Network Operations Center (NOC) service that empowers service providers to introduce new network services and solutions. High-growth applications such as wireless backhaul, business Ethernet, data center connectivity, middle-mile broadband backhaul, and even wholesale transport are driving dramatic capacity expansions in service provider networks MarketWire

Alexander Technique Teacher Sharon Jakubecy Details Biggest Mistakes People Make in Marketing Videos and Hosts Free Call Providing Remedies
AmSAT Certified Alexander Technique teacher and "Your Personal Director" Sharon Jakubecy, coaches performers, speakers and entrepreneurs to be calm, confident, and highly concentrated in high-stakes situations MarketWire

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. Announces Continued Strong Operational and Financial Performance in Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter
Cinedigm Digital CinemaCorp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in the digital cinema industry,reported continued strong operational and financial performance in thefiscal third quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2010 MarketWire

Ixia Validates Cutting-Edge Technologies at MPLS and Ethernet World Congress 2011
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), a leading, global provider of converged IP network test solutions, is participating in a live, public, and wide-ranging MPLS and Ethernet multi-vendor interoperability showcase at MPLS & Ethernet World Congress, February 8 - 11 in Paris, France MarketWire

United States Senate Continues "Greening the Capitol" With Nila Energy Efficient LED Lighting
Continuing its "Greening the Capitol" initiative, the United States Senate has renovated the largest hearing room of the Hart Senate Office Building using high performance, energy efficient LED lighting from Nila Inc MarketWire

Bederra Corporation Announces Corporate Actions
Zicix Corporation, formerly known as Bederra Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ZICXD), a diversified medical services provider, announces corporate actions that provide a basis for implementing our new strategic plan MarketWire

Crown Equity Holdings Increases Its Global Web Presence
Crown Equity Holdings Inc MarketWire

DecisionPoint Announces Grapevine(TM) Push-to-Talk Software
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI), a leading provider of Enterprise Mobility and RFID solutions, today announced its Push-to-Talk software solution−Grapevine™. Grapevine Push-to-Talk is an "always on" solution that enables instant voice communication over Windows Mobile phones or PCs. MarketWire

GeoMet Announces Increase in Year-End Estimated Proved Reserves, Preliminary 2010 Operational Information, Guidance for 2011 Capital Expenditures and Hedging Update
GeoMet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMET) today announced an increase in its year-end 2010 estimated proved reserves from year-end 2009 and provided preliminary information on 2010 net gas sales volumes, gas price realizations and capital spending activity. Additionally, the Company provided preliminary guidance on capital activity for 2011 and an update of its current hedging activities. MarketWire

Physical Therapist Chantal Donnelly, Creator of New DVD "Pain Free at Work," Shares Which Muscles Should Be Exercised to Prevent Pain From Sitting All Day
"Do you really need to train your body for sitting? Sitting all day is not natural for our bodies," says physical therapist Chantal Donnelly, who is also a massage therapist, Pilates instructor, professor, researcher and owner of Body Insight MarketWire

Groom Energy Study Predicts 300 Percent Growth in 2011 Energy and Carbon Accounting Software Market
Despite a challenging economic environment and stalled climate legislation, the emerging Enterprise Energy and Carbon Accounting (EECA) software market grew 400 percent during 2010 and is forecast to grow another 300 percent in 2011 MarketWire

PIMCO Announces New Managing Directors
PIMCO is pleased to announce the promotion of the following Managing Directors. "These PIMCO colleagues have contributed significantly to the firm's success in serving our clients, and are an important part of its future," said Mohamed A. El-Erian, CEO and co-CIO of PIMCO MarketWire

SpaceClaim Announces OEM Contract With C&R Technologies to Streamline Thermal Analysis
SpaceClaim, the leader in 3D Direct Modeling solutions for rapid concept design and geometry manipulation, today announced that C&R Technologies (CRTech), which provides comprehensive software for heat transfer analysis and fluid flow design, has chosen SpaceClaim to be integrated within the CRTech family of products MarketWire

BroadSoft to Announce Q4 and Year-End Fiscal Results on March 7, 2011
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced the Company will report financial results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2010 on March 7, 2011 after the market close. BroadSoft will hold a conference call on Monday, March 7, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss the Company's fourth quarter and year-end 2010 results. MarketWire

Virgin Mobile USA Android Phones to Come Preloaded With SCVNGR
SCVNGR, the location-based game, announced that the newest no-contract smartphone from Virgin Mobile USA, one of Sprint's prepaid brands, running the Android platform will come preloaded with the SCVNGR app. The first handset to be shipped with the location-based SCVNGR app is the LG Optimus V, which will be available at retail stores and at starting in February. MarketWire

Bullhorn Marketing Rebrands as Danari Media, Inc. to Reflect Growth and Focus on Content and Media Distribution
Danari Media, Inc. (formally known as Bullhorn Marketing, LLC. / BullhornDIRECT) today announced its new brand, reflecting its focus on content and media distribution for advertisers and web publishers MarketWire

HFTP Development Conference Focuses on Growing Demands of Hospitality Professionals
Recognizing the growing demands of the hospitality professional and their need to develop new skill sets, Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is once again hosting the HFTP Development Conference. The conference, held March 14-15 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort in Las Vegas, Nev MarketWire

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Promotes Roger Connell, Kevin Dodge, Paul Fields and Jon Valett to Vice President
AMERICAN SYSTEMS, a government IT solutions provider and one of the top 100 employee-owned companies in the U.S., today announced the promotion of four employees to vice president of four unique business divisions. MarketWire

MediaNet Group Technologies, Inc. Launches New Shopping Mall Platform in Germany
MediaNet Group Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: MEDGE) today announced it has launched its new shopping mall platform in Germany, a new market for the company's shopping mall concept. MarketWire

Depomed to Present at the 13th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ: DEPO) announced today that its president and chief executive officer, Carl A. Pelzel will be presenting at the 13th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York City on February 15, 2011 at 8:30 am EST. MarketWire

Summit Energy Named Emerging Leader in Enterprise Energy and Carbon Accounting
Summit Energy, a global sustainability and energy management firm, has been named an Emerging Leader in the Enterprise Energy and Carbon Accounting (EECA) software market in a report released today by Groom Energy Solutions MarketWire

Go Extreme With The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's Extreme Kindness Challenge -- Our Ticket to a Kinder World
"Extreme" doesn't mean risky snow sports or running an ultramarathon. Anyone can go extreme this month by joining the Extreme Kindness Challenge for Random Acts of Kindness Week. MarketWire

Green Jobs Network Acquires Green Job Spider
Green Jobs Network (, a leading resource for people seeking jobs that focus on environmental or social responsibility, today announced it has acquired Green Job Spider, the Green Job Search Engine. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MarketWire

MMA & Urban Street Clothing Companies Team Up for Magic 2011 Tradeshow Debut
Sanctioned Violence, an MMA clothing and apparel retailer based out of Murrieta, CA, announces a joint debut with Brown One Brand at the Magic tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada on 14 February 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center MarketWire

Tone's ReliaTel Delivers Comprehensive SIP Management for Converged VoIP Environments
Tone Software Corporation, a global provider of comprehensive network monitoring and management solutions for converged telecommunications and IT infrastructures, today announced the immediate availability of SIP management through its ReliaTel® VoIP quality of service (QoS) and Converged Infrastructure Management software MarketWire

Norton Survey Reveals One in Three Experience Cell Phone Loss, Theft
At a time when smartphone use has become engrained in everyday life as a primary way to communicate, work and share, a new survey from Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) reveals that 36 percent of consumers in the U.S. have fallen victim to cell phone loss or theft(1). These results make it clear that there is a growing need to protect important and personal information stored on smartphones MarketWire

Norton's 'Beyond-the-PC' Initiative Expands With New Partnerships and Technologies
Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the next steps in its Norton Everywhere initiative, introducing four new global partnerships and several product updates that help deliver Norton protection across locations, devices and digital experiences. The new and expanded partnerships include Best Buy Canada Ltd., Dixons Retail plc, Kingston Digital, Inc., and UOL Inc. S.A MarketWire

Washington Life and Disability Insurance Pre-License Exam Prep Courses Now Available From, a service of WebCE®, recently released two new Web-based courses designed to help students pass the Washington life and disability insurance license exam MarketWire

North Valley Bancorp Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2010
North Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: NOVB), a bankholding company with $885 million in assets, today reported results for thefourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010. North Valley Bancorp (the"Company") is the parent company for North Valley Bank (the "Bank"). MarketWire

Thomas & Betts Corporation Yields Quicker Sales Leads With Digital Part Catalog From PARTsolutions
PARTsolutions, LLC, a global provider of 3D parts catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, today announces the completion of the Thomas & Betts Corporation (NYSE: TNB) online product catalog containing over 2,300 products MarketWire

Egenera Signs Channel Partnership With Data Connections
Egenera Inc. announced today a channel partnership with Data Connections, Inc., a North Carolina-based VAR and services provider of server management, data center optimization, virtual computing infrastructure and cloud computing services, infrastructure and consulting MarketWire

CGS Recognized for Innovation in Leadership Training Solutions
Computer Generated Solutions, Inc. (CGS) has been named to the 2011 Leadership Training Companies Watch List. Published by prominent industry monitor and analyst, the annual list is designed to assist buyers of training services to identify the most exciting new companies and service offerings in the management development space MarketWire

Patients' Genome Information to Be Included in Electronic Medical Records
Coriell Institute for Medical Research announced a partnership today in which Ohio State University Medical Center physicians are incorporating genetic risk information into their patients' electronic medical records, through their participation in the Coriell Personalized Medicine Collaborative® (CPMC®) research study MarketWire

Offer document to the shareholders of Cardo announced
This press release is not and must not, directly or indirectly, bedistributed or made public in Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand or South Africa.The offer is not being made to persons in those jurisdictions or elsewherewheretheir participation requires further offer documents, filings or othermeasures in addition to those required by Swedish laws MarketWire

Capsule Ends the Year With Record Growth
Capsule, the leading provider of medical device connectivity, today announced that they've had one of the most successful years in the company's history with record numbers across all areas including: MarketWire

VLCCF - Fourth Quarter and Financial Year 2010 Results
HIGHLIGHTS * Knightsbridge reports net income of $6.0 million and earnings per shareof $0.25 for the fourth quarter of 2010. * Knightsbridge dry docked the VLCC Kensington in the fourth quarter atan aggregate cost and revenue loss of $3.6 million. * Knightsbridge reports net income of $38.6 million and earnings pershare of $2 MarketWire

Seabridge Reports Major New Gold/Copper Resource at KSM's Iron Cap Zone
An independent mineral resource model for Seabridge Gold's (TSX: SEA)(NYSE Amex: SA) Iron Cap Zone at its 100% owned KSM project estimates a new indicated resource containing 5.1 million ounces of gold and 1.7 billion pounds of copper immediately adjacent to the Mitchell deposit. The indicated resource is flanked by a halo of inferred resources containing an additional 3 MarketWire

Avaya Expands Virtual Partner Conference Into a Continuous On-Demand Forum
Avaya, a global leader in business collaboration systems, software and services, today announced that the company's annual Avaya Connect Virtual Partner Conference is transforming into an ongoing, always-on forum for the latest news and information as a result of growing demand from channel partners MarketWire

General Metals Corporation President Provides Update on Independence Project Status
General Metals Corporation (the "Company") (OTCBB: GNMTD) (FRANKFURT: GMQ), reports that the permitting program for the Independence Project is now accelerating forward and progressing well. MarketWire Announces Preliminary Results for Q4 2010 Results and Guidance for Q1 2011, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, today announced preliminary results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2010 and guidance for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

ActivIdentity to Exhibit Solutions for Secure Identity at RSA Conference 2011
ActivIdentity Corporation, a global leader in secure identity, today announced that it will showcase its authentication and credential management solutions for enterprise, online banking and government at next week's RSA Conference 2011 in San Francisco, Calif MarketWire

Taleo Named a Talent Management Market Leader
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the leading provider of on-demand talent management software solutions, today announced that IDC has recognized Taleo as a market leader in Integrated Talent Management(1) in the 2011 MarketScape report. MarketWire Announces Financing and Plans for Rights Offering to Stockholders, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET) (the "Company"), today announced that the Company entered into a $1,572,000 private placement with outside investors and certain members of its Board of Directors. BBS Capital Fund, L.P. acted as the lead outside investor. The private placement is expected to close on or before February 11, 2011. MarketWire

Venafi Research Reveals Enterprises Plagued by Epidemic of Stolen, Unaccounted For and Mismanaged Digital Certificates and Encryption Keys
Venafi, the inventor of and market leader in Enterprise Key and Certificate Management (EKCM) solutions, today announced availability of its 2011 Venafi Encryption Key and Digital Certificate Management Report MarketWire

Venafi Announces Director 6, First Platform to Automate Management of Widest Range of Encryption Key and Certificate Technologies Across the Enterprise
Venafi, the inventor of and market leader in Enterprise Key and Certificate Management (EKCM) solutions, today unveiled Venafi Encryption Director 6™ (Director 6) MarketWire

Broadridge Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Results
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today reported financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2011. For the three months ended December 31, 2010, the Company reported revenues of $442 million, net earnings from continuing operations of $11 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.08 MarketWire

STWA Issues Shareholders' Newsletter Discussing Market Strategy in 2011
STWA, Inc (OTCBB: ZERO) MarketWire

Ixia and Alcatel-Lucent Validate 7705 Service Aggregation Router's IEEE 1588v2 Performance for Mobile Backhaul
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), a leading, global provider of converged IP network test solutions, announced that its IEEE 1588v2 protocol emulation, network simulation, and traffic generation solution was used to simulate real-world mobile backhaul network conditions around Alcatel-Lucent's market-leading 7705 Service Aggregation Router (SAR) MarketWire

Clorox Ingredients Inside Program Discloses Additional Product Information
On its path to inform consumers what's in the Clorox® products they use in and around their homes, The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today announced it is now disclosing the following additional information about its products through its Ingredients Inside program: MarketWire

SciClone Pharmaceuticals to Present at BIO CEO & Investor Conference
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that Friedhelm Blobel, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview and business update at the BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2011 on February 15, 2011 at 10:00 am ET in New York City. MarketWire

Green Hills Software Compilers Produce Record EEMBC Automotive Benchmark Results
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced that its optimizing compilers for Power Architecture® were used by Freescale Semiconductor for certified, published Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium® (EEMBC) Automark™ scores for their 32-bit Qorivva™ MPC5566, MPC5607B, MPC5644A, and MPC5674F microcontrollers MarketWire

Permanent Technologies, Inc. Issues Update and Outlook for 2011
Permanent Technologies (PINKSHEETS: PERT) announced today its revised outlook and updated plans for 2011. MarketWire

Tuxera Joins Linux Foundation
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Tuxera is its newest member. MarketWire

New Business Win: Vodafone Global Enterprise Calls on Callidus Software to Drive Sales Performance
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), continued to demonstrate its industry leadership in the telecommunications market by announcing today that Vodafone Global Enterprise has selected the Callidus Sales Performance Management suite, the Monaco release, to drive its sales performance. The agreement was signed in the fourth quarter of 2010. MarketWire

Bill the Butcher Announces Rollout Plan for 14 Additional Regional Stores
Bill the Butcher, Inc. (OTCBB: BILB), a leading retailer of organic and natural, grass-fed meats, today announced details of its regional roll out plan to expand from its current six stores in operation to 20. The company's neighborhood butcher shop business model has been enthusiastically received by consumers. MarketWire

CONMED Corporation to Present at the Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD), a medical technology company specializing in medical devices for surgical and patient monitoring markets, announced today that the Company will participate in the Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 2:40 PM Pacific Time. The event will be held in San Diego at the Westin San Diego Hotel. MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Inc. Announces Agreement With State of Colorado's DRMS for Pride of the West Mill
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCBB: CGFIA) announced today that the Company has reached an agreement with the State of Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety ("DRMS"), to extend the time required to fully fund a $196,000 increase to the Company's financial warranty from February, 2011 to June, 2011. MarketWire

M86 Security CEO John Vigouroux to Be Featured Panelist on the Competing Approaches to Security Challenges at AGC's 7th Annual Information Security Conference

Willow Creek Completes Acquisition of Nevada Property
Willow Creek Enterprises Inc. (OTCBB: WLOCD) ("The Company" or "Willow Creek") is pleased to announce that it has signed a definitive agreement to lease the Gilman Gold Property (the "Gilman Property") from Minquest Inc. MarketWire Announces the Winners of the iPad Sweepstakes®, a consumer comparison-shopping portal focused on lowering the cost of living for households by providing valuable cost savings on known brands and services, announced the winners of the latest social network-based giveaway, the iPad Sweepstakes. MarketWire

eQuest to Hold European User Summit in Frankfurt, Germany
Today, eQuest announced it will be holding its second European User Summit on March 31, 2011 in Frankfurt, Germany. The User Summit will focus on job board expectations, social networking, interactive advertising performance measurements, and a special session on new technologies and how these can be used to reduce talent marketing costs. MarketWire

Fresh Start Private Places Advertisements With Clear Channel Los Angeles Reaching Projected Audience of Over 6 Million Listeners
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, announced that is has placed over $650,000 in radio advertising value starting February 1, 2011 with Clear Channel Los Angeles (CCLA). MarketWire

Back With Vengeance: Hockey Teams From All Over the World Storm Minneapolis in Hopes of Winning Red Bull Open Ice 2011
Teams from all over the world are competing in qualifying competitions around the globe in hopes of participating in the world phenomenon known as Red Bull Open Ice. This year, teams from both Slovenia and Finland, who lost in 2010 are back and determined to win this year MarketWire

TransUnion Introduces New Recovery Scores Containing Updated Consumer Data and Newest Modeling Technology
TransUnion announced today at the Debt Buyers Association Conference the introduction of two new recovery models -- Recovery Propensity Score and Recovery Yield Score MarketWire

Marketing and Social Media for High Growth Companies Seminars Offered by THE HEAVYWEIGHTS
Marketers for high growth companies looking for new ways to generate revenue for their organization can take part in two online seminars developed specifically for the unique high growth marketing environment MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Appoints Roelof Hoving as Vice President, Corporate Tax
Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading globalinformation services company focused on professionals, announced today thatthecompany has appointed Roelof Hoving as Vice President, Corporate Tax as ofApril1, 2011. In this role, Mr. Hoving will oversee all corporate tax activitiesofthe global organization MarketWire

D-Link Delivers Leading Edge Technology to Public Sector Entities With Strong Economic Model
TCEA 2011 - Booth #2590 -- D-Link, a leading provider of high-end networking solutions, underscores its commitment to the public sector by delivering state and local government, as well as K-12 and higher education entities, with affordable technology products via its strong economic model MarketWire

Hansen Medical Announces 2010 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results Conference Call
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), the global leader in flexible robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, announced today that it will release its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010 after market close on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. MarketWire

Intrigo Systems Becomes an SAP Channel Partner Delivering SAP(R) Business All-in-One Solutions to Midsize Semiconductor Businesses
Intrigo Systems, a premier enterprise consultancy that provides innovative solutions in business strategy, process consulting and systems integration, today announced that it has become an SAP® (NYSE: SAP) channel partner authorized to resell the SAP Business All-in-One solutions to midsize companies MarketWire

Innovative Health Solutions Announces World Soccer Star Paul Caligiuri Signing Autographs in Person February 12th, 2011 in Chico, California
Innovative Health Solutions, LLC (IHS) makers of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive Hydrate™ Innovation in Hydration, announces that World soccer star Paul Caligiuri will be signing autographs during the premiering of the NEW H2O Overdrive Hydrate beverage on Saturday, February 12th from 11am to 2pm at the Costco in Chico, California. MarketWire

U.S. and Canadian Power Industry Project Spending to Rise, Shift in 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. and Canadian Power Industry will begin work on about $4 MarketWire

Spice Maker McCormick & Company Builds Warehouse in Indiana, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- McCormick & Company Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) (Sparks, Maryland) has begun construction on a new warehouse facility in South Bend, Indiana. McCormick broke ground last December and is on schedule to complete the construction phase in May. MarketWire

Florida Power & Light Selects EPC Firm for Transmission and Substation Upgrades, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Florida Power & Light Company (Juno Beach, Florida), part of NextEra Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NEE) (Juno Beach), is upgrading the company's Cape Canaveral Power Plant in Cocoa, Florida, and its Riviera Power Station in Riviera Beach, Florida. MarketWire

Bunge Announces Plans to Enter Brazilian Biodiesel Industry, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) (White Plains, New York), a global agribusiness and food company, is preparing to enter the biodiesel industry in Brazil through subsidiary Bunge Alimentos S.A. (Gaspar, Brazil). MarketWire

Given Imaging's PillCam(R) COLON Now Reimbursable for Hospital Inpatient Use in Germany
Given Imaging Ltd MarketWire

Reliance Begins Turnarounds at Jamnagar Refinery, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Reliance Petroleum Limited (RPL), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (BSE:500325) (RIL) (Mumbai), began a shutdown of a 130,000-barrel-per-day (BBL/d) fluid catalytic cracker unit (FCCU) at its Jamnagar refinery over the weekend MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Survey: First-Time Buyers Demand New Kind of "Starter Home"
The term "starter home" seemingly refers to an entry-level property -- one that is affordable yet needs "tender love and care." But amidst the many homes available in today's market, current first-time buyers want places with a little less "room for improvement MarketWire

PTAC Unit Sizer and Selection Wizard Helps Consumers Choose the Right PTAC for Their Application
News Facts Anxious to choose the proper size and model PTAC unit, consumers have flocked to the PTAC Unit Selection Wizard, invented by H-Mac Systems, a PTAC unit distributor. The PTAC unit selection wizard combined with the PTAC cooling calculator gives users all the tools they need to choose the perfect unit for their application MarketWire

Allied Electronics Supports Regional Future City Competition
Fort Worth-based Allied Electronics and the Fort Worth Section of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) teamed up to financially support and participate in the North Texas Regional Future City Competition. The 19th annual competition took place Saturday, Jan. 22 at the University of Texas at Arlington. MarketWire

WebTech Wireless' NextBus(R) Real-Time Passenger Information System Purchased by Harrisonburg, Virginia
WebTech Wireless Inc. (TSX: WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, announces that it has signed a five-year contract for its NextBus® real-time passenger information system (RTPIS) with the City of Harrisonburg, Virginia, Department of Public Transportation (HDPT). MarketWire

Materia Participates in Grant for Bio-inspired Wind Energy Center
Materia announced today that the company will be an industrial partner in a $6 million grant awarded late last year to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). The Caltech grant is being funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation in support of establishing a Center for Bio-inspired Wind Energy. MarketWire

Active Users of Mobile Money Services to Double in the Next 2 Years, Exceeding 200 Million Worldwide by 2013 New Juniper Report Forecasts
According to the latest analysis from Juniper Research (, the need to access basic financial services by users in developing countries will drive the short term growth of active mobile money users globally to exceed 200 million by 2013. Currently well under 100 million people use these services. MarketWire

Metso to deliver gasification technology for renewable gas production to Goteborg Energi AB, Sweden
Metso Corporation's press release on February 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. localtime Metso will supply a gasifier to sustain new gasification technology toGöteborgEnergi AB's innovative project GoBiGas20MW. The value of the order isapproximately EUR 30 million, and the order was already included in EnergyandEnvironmental Technology's Q4/2010 orders received MarketWire

Anevia Implements Over-the-Top Video on Demand Services for Itacom Customers in Paraguay
Anevia, a leader in video streaming solutions and service infrastructure for live TV and video on demand (VOD), today announced that it is has enabled Itacom to successfully deploy an over-the-top (OTT) video on demand service for Paraguay. MarketWire

Pardot Announces Platform Ready Certification for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011
Pardot, the leading provider of marketing automation for small and midsized businesses, today announced that Pardot's marketing automation suite is certified as Platform Ready for integration with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011. Pardot is a Microsoft Partner, offering marketing automation functionality that enhances the abilities of Microsoft Dynamics CRM. MarketWire

Production at Southern Solid Wood Mills Grows Modestly in 2010; Trend Will Continue in 2011, According to Forest2Market
Production at southern solid wood mills increased 4.8% in 2010. Compared to steep drops in 2009, this modest growth marks the beginning of a rebound. Forest2Market expects 2011 will bring modest improvement for sawmills and plywood mills as well, a result of stronger residential construction. MarketWire

ExxonMobil Plans Maintenance Turnaround for French Refinery in 2012, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Exxon Mobil Corporation's (NYSE:XOM) (Irving, Texas) 207,000-barrel-per-day (BBL/d) Gravenchon Refinery, located in the Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon in the Haute Normandie region in northern France, is scheduled to perform a major maintenance turnaround in March 2012. MarketWire

Exinda and VADition Team Up to Deliver WAN Optimisation Solutions
Exinda, a global provider of WAN optimisation solutions, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with VADition, a U.K.-based Value Adding Distributor of technology solutions for enterprises. The agreement expands Exinda's sales capabilities in the U.K MarketWire

Antisoma plc reports half-year results for the six months to 31 December 2010
Antisoma plc (LSE: ASM; USOTC:ATSMY) announces its interim financial information for the period ended 31December 2010 MarketWire

Deutsche Rockets to No. 1 in European Equity Research, According to Institutional Investor Survey
As fears of sovereign-debt default have spread across Europe and sent markets reeling, anxious investors demand up-to-the-minute information on the unfolding crises MarketWire

Zero to a Billion; 802.11ac-Enabled Device Shipments to Soar by 2015, Says In-Stat
The continued quest for connectivity in a multitude of devices has now been joined by an additional requirement, an insatiable appetite for speed. 802.11ac is a new Wi-Fi technology standard developed to provide Gigabit speeds. In-Stat (, forecasts that the impact of this new standard will be equally as fast, as it will push shipments of 802 MarketWire

Business and Consumer IP Phone Shipments to Exceed 40 Million in 2015, Says In-Stat
Worldwide sales of IP phones picked up momentum in 2010, as the movement toward IP telephony systems continues. Within the business market, corded IP phones remain the standard, and will continue to dominate the enterprise IP phone market throughout the forecast period. New In-Stat ( MarketWire

GeckoSystems Hosting Annual "Mobile Robots in Motion" Conference
GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GOSY) (, a dynamic leader in the emerging mobile robotics industry, announced today it will host its third-annual "Mobile Robots in Motion" stakeholder conference April 13-14, 2011 in Conyers, Ga MarketWire

AMD and Barco Advance Medical Diagnoses With Enhanced Visual Imaging
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that medical imaging specialist Barco has selected ATI FirePro™ 3D Professional Graphics technology for inclusion in its MXRT Series display controller products for demanding medical imaging applications MarketWire

Many European Countries Facing Financial Crisis Have Considerable Room to Manoeuvre in Tackling the Challenges Ahead, Says The Boston Consulting Group
There are few positives for countries that have been worst hit by the Great Recession. Yet some -- such as Greece, Italy, Poland, and Hungary -- have greater room to manoeuvre than countries with fewer fiscal challenges, according to a report by The Boston Consulting Group, published today. MarketWire

NeboWeb Named Top SEO Firm in the Industry for 2nd Straight Year
NeboWeb, an Atlanta-based interactive marketing agency, tops Promotion World's annual ranking of SEO companies for the second year in a row. The rankings, based on a variety of measurements such as package diversity, customer support, reporting capabilities, and overall performance, are intended to compare major industry players from an all-around perspective. MarketWire

Banks Must Retool Their Payments Businesses in Wake of Financial Crisis and Regulatory Changes, Says New Report by The Boston Consulting Group
Major banks must adapt to sweeping changes in the payments industry in order to reverse revenue and profit declines and chart a course to sustainable growth, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The report, "Global Payments 2011: Winning After the Storm," is being released today. MarketWire

Microholdings US, Inc. Announced Its Subsidiary, The Racers Edge, Will Sponsor Competition Eliminator Drag Racer David Rampy Again in 2011
Microholdings US (PINKSHEETS: MCHU) announced The Racers Edge, a subsidiary of MCHU, will sponsor NHRA Super Stock Car and Competition Eliminator David Rampy. MarketWire

Northwest Pipe Company's Tubular Products Group to Upgrade Mill in Houston, Texas
Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe, will expand its Houston, Texas mill in response to customer demands for greater product offering. The Houston mill, which has traditionally produced only mechanical tubing products, began to produce green tube for OCTG in 2010 MarketWire

Össur Reporting Calendar 2011
Expected dates for publication of the financial results in 2011:First Quarter - 4 May 2011Second Quarter - 28 July 2011Third Quarter - 27 October 2011Fourth Quarter and Annual Report - 8 February 2012Annual General Meeting - 16 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc  ANNOUNCEMENT 8.2.2011 GlobeNewswire

Ageas organises Extraordinary General Shareholders' Meetings
Ageas is organising an Extraordinary General Shareholders' Meeting in Utrecht on 23 March and in Brussels on 30 March. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to the Q4 and FY 2010 Combined Analyst Presentation & Conference Call
Bergen, Norway, February 08, 2011. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) invites you to a combined analyst presentation and conference call to be held on February 17, 2011 at 09:30 a.m. (CEST) presenting Q4 and Full Year 2010 results GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Noreco Q4 2011 Presentation and Webcast
Stavanger, 8 February 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco - OSE:NOR) will present the results for Q4 2010 on Thursday 17 February 2011 at 08.30 Norwegian time. GlobeNewswire

In connection to the release of the results for Q4 2010 Storebrand invites to the following events: GlobeNewswire

VLCCF - Presentation Q4 2010
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (VLCCF) advises that a presentation of its fourth quarter 2010 results, that were released February 8, 2010, is available on the Company's website at and in the link enclosed. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Aspo's press conference
ASPO PLC        INVITATION          February 8, 2011Aspo Plc will publish its Financial Statement Release for January 1-December 31, 2010, on Monday February 14, 2011, approximately at 10.00 a.m. Finnish time GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's Louveira plant resumes full production after flooding
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE 8.2.2011 at 15.00 GlobeNewswire

NLP: Changes in the Board of Directors
We refer to the stock exchange announcement of 21 January regarding transfer of shares. Following this share transfer from AB Sagax to Kombibygg Invest III AS, David Mindus has resigned as a director of the board of Northern Logistic Property ASA. GlobeNewswire

Offer document to the shareholders of Cardo announced
This press release is not and must not, directly or indirectly, be distributed or made public in Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand or South Africa. The offer is not being made to persons in those jurisdictions or elsewhere where their participation requires further offer documents, filings or other measures in addition to those required by Swedish laws. GlobeNewswire

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Dawson Holdings PLC
FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI) GlobeNewswire

Making public transport people's mode of choice. The public transport community shares solutions in Dubai

Negotiations of Incap and Lankapaja concluded

Investment AB Kinnevik: Conference call to present fourth quarter and full year results 2010
Wednesday, 16 February 10.00 (CET) GlobeNewswire

Nordic Outlook: Giddy euphoria about the Swedish economy
The global economic outlook is now improving further. Major companies are surprisingly optimistic and profitable. The US recovery, which received an extra kick late in 2010 from a more expansive fiscal policy, is increasingly self-sustaining. Developing countries - led by China - and the Nordic countries as well as Germany are among the driving forces GlobeNewswire

Elaine Safier appointed Chief Commercial Officer
Elaine Safier has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer at TradeDoubler. She becomes a member of the Senior Leadership Team where she has overall responsibility for the Group's sales and marketing. GlobeNewswire

Lundbeck expands its commercial opportunities in Canada and Latin America

Production January 2011
 Stavanger, 8 February 2011: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco, OSE:NOR) in January 2011 produced 10,175 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) per day. Net realized oil price was USD 96 per boe after adjustments for oil put options, inventory and NGL and gas prices. GlobeNewswire

Information regarding reclaimed investment VAT in Russia
As previously communicated, Ruric filed a claim for the return of VAT with the Russian authorities in October 2010. The total amount was in excess of 130 million Rules and as such the process took several months to complete. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to the presentation of 4th quarter 2010 results
BWG Homes presents the results for 4th quarter 2010 on Tuesday 15 February at 11:00 hrs CET. The presentation will take place in Vika Atrium Conference Center, Munkedamsveien 45, Oslo. The presentation will be broadcasted live over the Internet, and can be accessed at GlobeNewswire

AirFrance KLM January 2011 traffic
Passenger: rise in traffic (+4.8%) and load factor (+1.1 point) Cargo: rise in traffic (+2.4%) and stable load factor  January 2010 was disrupted by snowfall, and a two day strike by air traffic controllers in France, which particularly affected medium-haul, thereby creating a favourable comparison basis. GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup reports EBITA before synergy costs of NOK 171 million
(Oslo, 8 February 2011) EDB ErgoGroup reports consolidated revenue for the fourth quarter of 2010 of NOK 3,363 million, as compared to pro forma revenue of NOK 3,296 million in the same quarter of 2009. Operating profit before intangible asset amortisation and synergy costs (EBITA) was NOK 171 million, as compared to pro forma NOK 283 million for the fourth quarter of 2009 GlobeNewswire

Prysmian declares offer Draka unconditional

Tele2 signs credit facility agreement of SEK 2.5 billion
Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that the company has entered into a 2-year revolving credit facility agreement of SEK 2.5 billion with a syndicate of five banks. The new facility further strengthens Tele2's financial position and secures an optimal capital structure within the financial disciplines already announced. GlobeNewswire

Notice to Pöyry PLC's Annual General Meeting
PÖYRY PLC          Company Announcement 8 February 2011 at 9.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Strong close to 2010 GlobeNewswire

Notice to the Annual General Meeting of Outotec Oyj

Prodware and Qurius enter into exclusive discussions
Qurius issues new shares to Prodware GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail's strong financial performance continues
Oslo, 8 February 2011 -Statoil Fuel & Retail's (Ticker: SFR) fourth quarter 2010 adjusted EBITDA was NOK 729 million compared with NOK 581 million in 2009, an increase of 25.5 percent. Operating profit totalled NOK 465 million, which was NOK 310 million higher than the same period in 2009 GlobeNewswire

Pöyry PLC's notice concerning annual accounts for 2010

Net Insight Launches IP Media Gateway - Nimbra 380
Nimbra 380 serves next generation IP Media Networks and Digital Terrestrial TV GlobeNewswire

Endomines commences production at the Pampalo Gold Mine
The press release can be downloaded from the following link:Press Release (PDF) GlobeNewswire

The Board of Directors of Pöyry PLC resolved on an incentive plan for key personnel
PÖYRY PLC          Company Announcement 8 February 2011 at 8.15 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Financial Statements Review January-December 2010

Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2010 Report
Stockholm - Tele2 AB, (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced its consolidated results for the full year and fourth quarter 2010. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry awarded BRL 325 million (about EUR 144 million) assignment in a paperboard project in Brazil

Strong momentum confirmed in fourth quarter
(Fornebu, 8 February 2011) In the fourth quarter of 2010, Telenor Group reported revenues of NOK 24.9 billion, representing an organic revenue growth of eight per cent. EBITDA before other items was NOK 7.2 billion, EBITDA margin was 29 per cent, and operating cash flow margin was 14 per cent. For the full year of 2010, Telenor's revenues was NOK 94 GlobeNewswire

Santhera Obtains US and Canadian Patents for Use of Omigapil for the Treatment of Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG /Santhera Obtains US and Canadian Patents for Use of Omigapil for the Treatment of Congenital Muscular Dystrophy Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Luxembourg, February 8, 2011 - Aperam (referred to as "Aperam" or the "Company") (Amsterdam, Luxembourg, Paris: (APAM) and NYRS: (APEMY)) today announced results[1] for the three and twelve month periods ending December 31, 2010. GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara signs uranium off-take agreement with Cameco Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASETalvivaara Mining Company Plc8 February 2011 GlobeNewswire

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