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India's top family-friendly hotels revealed
New Delhi, Mar.16 (ANI-Business Wire India): TripAdvisor, the world's largest and most popular travel site, with more than 40 million monthly visitors, today announced the top 10 family friendly hotels in India. ANI

India seeks more crude oil imports from Nigeria
New Delhi, Mar 16 Petroleum Minister S Jaipal Reddy today said that India has sought import of higher quantities of crude oil from Nigeria in the coming years. ANI

Hong Kong to Benefit from China's New Five-Year Plan
China's 12th Five-Year Programme should benefit Hong Kong companies, according to the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC).The ambitious development plan, which was passed at this month's plenary meeting of the National People's Congress,will shape major economic developments on the Chinese mainland between 2011 and 2015 ACN Newswire

Best Buy Makes $500,000 Donation to Aid Japan Relief Efforts
Donation through American Red Cross to support immediate and long-term response efforts to disasterMINNEAPOLIS, March 16, 2011 - On behalf of its 180,000 employees worldwide, and in recognition of valued business partners in the country of Japan,  Best Buy Co., Inc ACN Newswire

Applied Materials Expands the Limits of Darkfield Wafer Inspection with Deep Ultraviolet Laser Technology
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced a technology breakthrough for inspecting the challenging interconnect layers in 22nm and below memory and logic chips ACN Newswire

Applied Materials Unveils Breakthrough Technology for Building 3D Transistors
Applied Materials, Inc. today unveiled its new Applied Centura(R) Conforma(TM) system, which features breakthrough Conformal Plasma Doping (CPD(TM)) technology to enable the fabrication of advanced 3D structures in next-generation logic and memory chips ACN Newswire

Kaisun Energy Acquires Saddleback Mining Limited
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ERA to Form JV with Germany's Marco to Manufacture Electrohydraulic Control Systems
ERA Holdings Global Limited ("ERA" or the "Company", stock code: 8043.HK), a leading non-state owned hydraulic roof support manufacturer in PRC, announced the signing of a joint venture agreement with Marco Systemanalyse und Entwicklung GmbH ("Marco") to manufacture electrohydraulic control systems ("EHCS") ACN Newswire

eResearch Initiates Coverage for Purepoint Uranium (TSX.V - PTU) - Video Summary Posted on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 15, 2011 - Toronto based eResearch Corp has initiated coverage on Purepoint Uranium (TSX.V - PTU) with a speculative buy recommendation for long-term, risk-tolerant investors. Their 12-month target for the shares is $0.95. InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

eResearch Initiates Coverage for Strike Minerals (TSX.V - STK) - Video Summary Posted on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 15, 2011 - Toronto based eResearch Corp has initiated coverage on Strike Minerals Inc (TSX.V - STK) with a speculative buy recommendation for long-term, risk-tolerant investors. Their 12-month target for the shares is $0.65. InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

Radiation Levels at Fukushima Daiichi Fall; Radiation and Sieverts Explained, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Japanese Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency has reported that radiation levels have fallen steadily over the past 12 hours at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station. As of Wednesday, March 16, at 5:00 p.m. JST, equipment at the main plant gate of Fukushima Daiichi detected radiation levels of 752 microSieverts per hour MarketWire

Destiny Solutions Group Offers Tips to Secure Your Future at a Business Conference
Destiny Solutions Group, located in Scottsdale, AZ, will host two one-day Business Opportunity Conferences in Las Vegas, NV, March 18 and 19, 2011. The events will take place at the Orleans Hotel and Casino. Pre-registration is required for this event. Limited seating is still available, and there is no cost to register for this event. MarketWire

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Update, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- On Thursday, March 17, at 9:30 a.m. JST, firefighting trucks were dispatched to Tokyo Electric Power Company Incorporated's (TYO:9501) (TEPCO) (Tokyo) Fukushima Daiichi units 3 and 4 to replenish water in the spent fuel pool. Because Unit 3 has not reached a stable temperature, the spent fuel rods continue to produce heat MarketWire

Video: Joe Salvani Discusses Significance of Cleveland BioLabs Radiation Antidote to Nuclear Crisis in Fukushima, Japan
Cleveland BioLabs is a biotechnology company focused on the development of innovative drugs to treat cancer and protect healthy tissues from radiation poisoning caused by a nuclear explosion or cancer treatment. MarketWire

Academy Award Winner James Cameron Joins X PRIZE Foundation Board of Trustees
The X PRIZE Foundation today announced the appointment of James Cameron to its Board of Trustees. MarketWire

Everbridge Delivers Crucial Notifications in Response to the Japan Earthquake Catastrophe
Everbridge, the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that the company delivered nearly 700 broadcasts to hundreds of thousands of people in the immediate aftermath of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami catastrophe, all while rolling out a major system upgrade MarketWire

Experts at Gold Company Create St. Patrick's Day Infographic
With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, we're all hoping to find ourselves a lucky leprechaun who'll lead us to a pot of gold. The older the leprechaun the better, as they are known to store one gold coin for every year they are alive. And unless we stumble across one of these mythical creatures, we'll just have to settle with the traditional gold found on the market today MarketWire

San Marino Models Grand Open This Saturday, March 19th, in the Irvine Village of Woodbury(TM)
Do not miss the excitement when San Marino by Irvine Pacific® celebrates its model grand opening this Saturday, March 19th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. within the award-winning Irvine Village of Woodbury MarketWire

URL Integration Announces Jim Pingel & Amir Holmes in Key Client Facing Roles
URL Integration, an IT consulting company providing system integration services to justice and public safety agencies, announces the addition of Amir Holmes as Senior Business Analyst and Jim Pingel as Account Manager. MarketWire

The Court at Gated ThreeSixty at South Bay Offers Modern Three-Story Townhomes in a Beach-Close Location
South Bay professionals who want an urban ambiance coupled with a beach-close location and a modern, three-story townhome must visit The Court at ThreeSixty, a gated community by William Lyon Homes within the desirable Westside area of the I-405 off El Segundo Boulevard in the city of Hawthorne MarketWire

Don't Miss the Final Opportunity to Buy a Brand New Home at The Gardens @ 9th Street
Time is running out for smart consumers to buy a brand new detached home at The Gardens @ 9th Street by William Lyon Homes. The final 12 homes are selling and there is tremendous urgency to make your move before this neighborhood is completely sold-out MarketWire

UPDATE: Vineyard Networks Gives Network Security and Infrastructure Providers a Competitive Edge in the Next Generation Market With Application Intelligence Technology
Application vulnerabilities rank as the top security threat to organizations today, with mobile devices -- often loaded with social networking and other consumer applications -- coming in at second.* To address these threats, IT staffs are adopting next generation network solutions that provide visibility, management, and security into the applications on the network MarketWire

Chai-Na-Ta Corp. Reports 2010 Year-end Results
All figures are in CDN$ MarketWire

Kluge Estate and Winery to Sell at Absolute Real Estate Auction
Kluge Estate and Winery, one of Virginia's most prestigious wineries, will sell at a real estate auction on April 7. The 901-acre property, which is best known for its exceptional sparkling wines and blended reds, will sell absolute with no minimums and no reserves at an event conducted by J. P. King Auction Company. MarketWire

African Gold Group Re-Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan
African Gold Group, Inc., (TSX VENTURE: AGG) ("AGG" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has re-adopted the shareholder rights plan previously announced on August 23, 2010. In accordance with its terms, the previously announced rights plan expired on February 22, 2011 because it was not confirmed by shareholders of the Company within six months of its effective date MarketWire

Kepware Wins "Engineers' Choice Award" 2 Years in a Row
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that its KEPServerEX product has won for the second straight year in the Software - Connectivity, Integration Software category of Control Engineering Magazine's "Engineers' Choice Awards." MarketWire

RAE Systems Mobilizes to Support the People of Japan and International First Responders
RAE Systems Inc. (NYSE Amex: RAE) today announced it is mobilizing its production and global field-support resources to assist the people and government of Japan, along with international aid agencies and first responders, to protect against radioactive and toxic gases that have been released in the wake of the Japan earthquake and tsunami. MarketWire

Experts Agree U.S. Needs to Step Up Infection Control Efforts Starting With Hand Hygiene Practices
U.S. healthcare facilities are grossly underperforming in hand hygiene compliance, which could impact healthcare-associated infections and patient safety, said two of the world's foremost experts on infection prevention and hand hygiene. MarketWire

2011: A Maker Space Odyssey -- From Maker Space to Outer Space -- Announcing the 6th Annual Maker Faire Bay Area
The ultimate 21st century county fair, Maker Faire Bay Area 2011 mashes items possessing an On/Off switch with old-fashioned human curiosity, resulting in a round-up of robots, musical Tesla coils, fresh-squeezed sunflower oil, futuristic chariot races, antique pinball machines, super-sized Lego projects, and more neon, flame, and brightly gaseous glows than are normally seen outside an MIT lab. MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Reports 2010 Operating Results
ConsolidatedWater Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawaterdesalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the worldwhere naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce ornonexistent, today reported its operating results for the year endedDecember 31, 2010 MarketWire

ASIS Awarded Department of Defense Contract to Develop Standard to Improve Performance and Accountability of Private Security Service Providers
ASIS International has been awarded a contract with the U.S MarketWire

Learning Express Offers Up Buckets of Fun From Their "Bunny Buffet" This Easter
If the Easter Bunny is planning a visit to your house this year, Learning Express can help families make sure he delivers a bucket full of creativity and imagination, rather than the traditional basket full of sweet and sticky treats. MarketWire

Rmax TSX-8500 Thermal Insulation Receives NFPA 285 Approval
Rmax Operating, LLC, a Dallas-based, U.S.-owned manufacturer of polyiso building insulation, announced today that its TSX-8500 thermal insulation product has been tested to exceed the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association 285 standard. MarketWire

ERF Wireless Improves Financial and Operational Posture as Energy Broadband Prepares to Expand Oil and Gas Operations
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFW), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the company's financial and operational posture has recently undergone a significant enhancement MarketWire

Wireless Age Communications Engages DC Consulting for Strategic Investor Relations
Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: WLSA) ("Wireless Age" or "the Company") announced today that it has engaged DC Consulting, LLC, to manage all aspects of its investor relations and corporate communications program MarketWire

Mellow Hope (HTDS) Increases Indian Vaccine Sales
Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: HTDS) (www.htdsmedical.com) announced that its China-based Shenzhen Mellow Hope subsidiary had a major leap in sales volume for its Hepatitis A (MEVAC-A) vaccine in India in 2010 compared to a year earlier. MarketWire

Title Consulting (TITL): Second Mobile App Merger Announcement
Title Consulting Services, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: TITL) (www.titleconsultingservices.com) is pleased to announce that its merger with a high-tech venture company that specializes in creating applications for smartphones and mobile Internet devices is expected to close within 90 days. MarketWire

BRT Realty Trust Amends the Terms and Redeems $5,000,000 of Its Junior Subordinated Notes
BRT Realty Trust (NYSE: BRT) today announced that it has entered into a supplemental indenture that amends the terms of BRT's Junior Subordinated Notes due 2036 (the "Notes") in the original aggregate principal amount of $42,400,000. The material amendments include reduction of the interest rate on the Notes as set forth below: MarketWire

telna Offering Free Calls to Landlines in Japan Until March 31st, 2011
To help customers locate friends and relatives affected by the catastrophe in Japan, telna is offering free calls from the US to landlines in Japan until March 31st, 2011. The offer takes effect retroactively for all calls to landlines placed by customers since the day of the disaster, March 11th, 2011. MarketWire

SciClone Reports Preliminary Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today reported preliminary results for the fourth quarter and yearended December 31, 2010. Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2010 grew to$23.6 million, or an increase of 30% compared to the fourth quarter of2009. For the year ended December 31, 2010, total revenues grew to $85.1million, or an 18% increase, compared with revenues of $72 MarketWire

Sunsail Launches New, Interactive Website With Fun Vacation Planning Tools
Sunsail, the company for sailors by sailors, recently launched a new, interactive web site. Designed with fun, interactive tools, the all-new Sunsail website will make vacation planning more exciting, educational and easier than ever before. MarketWire

Vineyard Networks Gives Network Security and Infrastructure Providers a Competitive Edge in the Next Generation Market With Application Intelligence Technology
Application vulnerabilities rank as the top security threat to organizations today, with mobile devices -- often loaded with social networking and other consumer applications -- coming in at second.* To address these threats, IT staffs are adopting next generation network solutions that provide visibility, management, and security into the applications on the network MarketWire

Global Spending on Mammography Equipment Reached $1.6 Billion in 2010; To Reach $2.5 Billion in 2016
TriMarkPublications.com cites in its newly published "Mammography World Markets" report that global spending on mammography equipment was $1.6 billion in 2010 and is predicted to reach $2.5 billion in 2016. For more information, visit: http://www.trimarkpublications.com/products/Mammography-World-Markets.html. MarketWire

AGC Resources LLC, a Fully Owned Subsidiary of Aurora Gold Corporation Is Pleased to Announce That the Company Entered a Lease Agreement With Sweeney Mining and Milling Corporation for Its Water Rights in the Anderson Ditch Company
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Traction Named Bridesmaid for Interactive Agency of the Year
Traction, an advertising agency and innovation consultancy has been named bridesmaid once again. The San Francisco shop was named runner-up for Interactive Agency of the Year by BtoB Magazine. It is the third year in a row that the shop has been named either winner or runner-up in that publication's list of the top agencies in the United States. MarketWire

Bayer CropScience Honors Farmers' Work With Food Bank Donations
To honor the growers and agriculture industry professionals who work to produce more food at a higher quality as part of a Bayer CropScience initiative called Farm to Feed the World™, Bayer CropScience donated $2,055 to the Feeding America Tampa Bay food bank. The donations continue the program that works to decrease hunger in the face of a growing worldwide population. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour in Ulsan, Korea on March 23rd to Feature CADWorx(R) Plant and P&ID Professional With Integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(TM)
Intergraph will host a Discovery Tour event on March 23, 2011, in Ulsan, Korea that will feature Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional including demonstrations of integration with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

Primus Announces Partial Redemption of 14.25% Notes
Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (OTCBB: PMUG) ("Primus" or the "Company"), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, announced today the redemption of $24,014,974 principal amount of 14.25% Senior Subordinated Secured Notes due 2013 (the "14.25% Notes") issued by Primus Telecommunications IHC, Inc. (CUSIP No. 74163XAE5) MarketWire

Creative Testing Solutions Selects LifeTrak(R) for Tampa Lab
Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDW) announced that Creative Testing Solutions (CTS) has selected the LifeTrak® software to manage blood testing procedures in the company's Tampa, Fla. location MarketWire

Saia Names New Director of Safety and Claims Prevention
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) announced Karla Staver as the company's new director of safety and claims prevention. In this role, Staver will lead and oversee Saia's Safety Department, all regional safety and claims prevention managers, as well as the quality and return-to-work managers. MarketWire

Signature Eyewear Reports 21st Consecutive Profitable Quarter
Signature Eyewear, Inc. (OTCBB: SEYE) reported net income of $82,546 on net sales of $4.7 million for the quarter ended January 31, 2011, its 21st consecutive profitable quarter. This compares to net income of $143,000 on net sales of $5.2 million for the quarter ended January 31, 2010. MarketWire

SupportSave Announces Inauguration of New Center, Management Changes and Signing of Global Leader in Sporting Goods Market
SupportSave (OTCBB: SSVE) today announced the Signing of a contract worth an estimated $250,000 per year by a global leader in the recreational and sporting goods market. The company has a stable of market leading brands found at the nation's largest retailers and across the globe. The contract to provide inbound customer service for warranty support is worth an estimated $250,000 per year MarketWire

Free Software: Not for the Big Time
There are many free utilities and applications out there, and if what you are doing is meant to be insignificant or small, they're probably adequate. For example, there are a few free music recording apps available that will allow to you record multiple instruments and vocals to your computer, and then mix the results into a song MarketWire

Scientist Says Fission Materials Escaping During Meltdown in Japan More Dangerous
Ray Guilmette, Ph.D MarketWire

Hurd Windows & Doors Wins 2010 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award
Hurd Windows & Doors was named a 2010 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year (WMOTY) award winner. The company is one of only seven Wisconsin companies who won one of this year's prestigious awards, competing against 53 total nominees. Nominated by the Medford Area Chamber Commerce, Hurd was given a special award for their "Local to Global Commitment MarketWire

OtterBox Adds Kondor as Distribution Partner for UK
OtterBox® EMEA has announced that it has signed UK distributor Kondor as a distribution partner for the United Kingdom. OtterBox designs and manufactures protective solutions for global handheld devices and this agreement will see Kondor distribute the company's entire range of protective solutions across the UK MarketWire

Document Capture Delivers Record Q4 and Full Year 2010 Financial Results
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), a global IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced 2010 revenues of $14.8 million, a 29% increase over 2009. MarketWire

Hail First Pharma Hires Investor Relations Firm DGR Advisors LLC
Hail First Pharma Inc. announced today the hiring of Long Island based DGR Advisors LLC as its investor relations firm. MarketWire

Excel Maritime Enters Into a Year TC for the Panamax Bulk Carrier M/V First Endeavour
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd MarketWire

Lupe Fiasco Beams to the Top of the Billboard 200; "LASERS" Debuts at #1 Earning Major Acclaim While Becoming the Chicago MC's Highest Chart Debut to Date; "LASERS" Is Available Everywhere Now
1st & 15th/Atlantic recording artist Lupe Fiasco's highly anticipated third studio album, "LASERS" has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 204,294 units sold. The album -- which includes the RIAA gold certified hit single, "The Show Goes On" -- becomes the rapper's highest selling and chart-ranking debut to date. MarketWire

Group Texting Service GroupFlier Available on Android and iPhone
Group texting service GroupFlier (www.groupflier.com) today announced that its free group text messaging app is now available on the Android Market as well as on the iPhone App Store. MarketWire

Millennium Dental Technologies Receives Proclamation From City of Cerritos for Contributions to the Local Economy
Millennium Dental Technologies, Inc., the developer of the LANAP® protocol for the treatment of gum disease and the manufacturer of the PerioLase® MVP-7™ laser, was recognized for its outstanding contribution to the local economy through the City of Cerritos Business Recognition Program. Drs. Robert H. Gregg II and Delwin K MarketWire

CTI Group's Proteus Trader Successfully Completes Interoperability Testing With Speakerbus' i turret
CTI Group (Holdings) Inc MarketWire

ChaCha Teams Up With DoSomething.org to Green America's Classrooms
ChaCha, the popular real-time answer service that millions of young people turn to for fun-size answers to any question, has teamed up with DoSomething.org to reach teens for its nationwide Green Your School Challenge. One of the largest organizations in the United States that works to drive youths toward volunteerism, DoSomething MarketWire

Zacuto Films Continues With a Third Season of the Web Based Video Critique Show -- critics
After sixteen webisodes, Zacuto Films, an Emmy Award winning production house, continues with its webisodic series -- critics. In the middle of their third season, the web series features Director Steve Weiss and London based DP Philip Bloom MarketWire

Update: Gilman and Pastor LLP Announces an Update on the Direxion Class Action Lawsuits
Gilman and Pastor LLP has been appointed co-lead counsel to represent the proposed class in the consolidated class action proceeding concerning certain exchange-traded funds ("ETFs") issued by Direxion entitled In re Direxion Shares ETF Trust Securities Litigation. The case is currently pending in the United States District Court of the Southern District of New York. MarketWire

EON Reality Releases the Updated 3ds Max Plug-in, EON Raptor
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced the release of updated EON Raptor™ -- the free 3ds Max plug-in that enables users to display and interact with 3ds Max content in real-time with intuitive controls. MarketWire

United Community Banks, Inc. Announces $380 Million Capital Raise and Plans to Sell $435 Million of Classified Assets
United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) ("United") has entered into definitive agreements to raise $380 million of capital through the purchase of a combination of United's common stock and mandatorily convertible preferred stock (the "Private Placement") by an affiliate of Corsair Capital, LLC ("Corsair") and a group of institutional investors. MarketWire

Pegasystems Announces Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2010
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA) todayannounced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December31, 2010. GAAP revenue for 2010 increased 27% to $336.6 million compared to2009. Non-GAAP revenue for 2010 increased 32% to $348.2 million compared to2009. GAAP net loss for 2010 was ($5.9) million or ($0.16) per share,compared to GAAP net income of $32.2 million, or $0 MarketWire

American Biltrite Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010 Results
American Biltrite Inc. (NYSE Amex: ABL)reported its results for 2010 today. During the third quarter of 2010,American Biltrite's controlling ownership position of Congoleum Corporation("Congoleum") ended pursuant to Congoleum's Chapter 11 reorganization planbecoming effective. Therefore, American Biltrite ceased consolidatingCongoleum's results due to the loss of controlling ownership MarketWire

Medivation Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2010 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) todayprovided a corporate update and reported its financial results for the yearended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Confirmation of Vet-Stem Exclusive Rights to Veterinary Use of Adipose Stem Cells
The Federal Appeals Court has clearly ruled that Vet-Stem's licensors, The University of Pittsburgh and Artecel, Inc. are the exclusive inventors of the adipose stem cell, specifically in the patent 6,777,231. The headline is "COURT DETERMINES THAT UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AND ARTECEL HAVE SOLE RIGHTS TO ADIPOSE-DERIVED STEM CELL PATENT." Artecel, Inc MarketWire

Ireland's Keenan Systems' Livestock Feed Technology Delivers Breakthrough Productivity Gains and Improves Farm Margins
At an event today in Washington, D.C. for agriculture industry and policy makers, executives from Richard Keenan & Company, Ireland's largest provider of livestock feed technology, showcased results from the pilot phase of its Gain Plan™ initiative in the US MarketWire

Transglobal Assets, Inc. Changes Name From Timeshare Holdings, Inc.
Transglobal Assets, Inc. (OTCQB: TMSH) (PINKSHEETS: TMSH) is pleased to announce that the Company has completed the process of changing its name from TimeShare Holdings, Inc., to Transglobal Assets, Inc. The name change also generated a Cusip number change. The new Cusip number is '89366P105.' The Company stock will continue to trade under the stock symbol 'TMSH' (OTCQB: TMSH) MarketWire

Trelleborg Announces Breakthrough in Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Based Hydraulic Sealing Technology
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions (STKM: TREL-B) has developed Turcon® M12, a PTFE based sealing material whose performance is unrivalled against key hydraulic sealing characteristics such as friction, wear and high-pressure operation. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Availability of Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2010
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2010 has been filed with the SEC. Interested parties can view the Form 20-F online at the following site: www.navios-acquisition.com MarketWire

Librarians and Publishers to Engage in eBook Dialogue at Digipalooza 2011
Public and school librarians from around the world will come together with publishing industry leaders at OverDrive's third international user group conference, Digipalooza (www.digipalooza.com), July 28-31, 2011, in Cleveland MarketWire

Lee Hecht Harrison and HumanConcepts Announce Strategic Partnership
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CCIS Church Management Software Prepares to Launch a Web Based Version of Their Accounting Program CCIS AccountAbility(TM)
CCIS Church Management Software, a division of Salem Communications Corporation, the leading Christian radio broadcaster, internet content provider and publisher, announces the future release of its Web based Accounting Program for Churches, CCIS AccountAbility™. MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Reports 2010 Fourth Quarter, Full-Year Results
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), areal estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 106 hotels in 23 states,today announced its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December31, 2010. MarketWire

Verisign Announces Winners of Grants Aimed at Strengthening Internet Infrastructure
Four universities have been chosen to receive grants of $75,000 each for their research teams to pursue projects aimed at strengthening Internet infrastructure. The grants are being awarded as part of a VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN) program designed to promote and foster Internet innovation and in conjunction with the company's commemoration of 25 years of .com MarketWire

BoomBID.com, the Next Generation OTA Travel Getaway Hub, is Seeking Strategic Regional Partner Operators for 8 Global Markets
TransReserve Inc. is pleased to announce the offering of an exclusive early-stage strategic partnership opportunity in the global online travel portal industry. TransReserve Inc., a Toronto based corporation, is the sole owner of the innovative online and mobile travel portals BoomBID.com and Switch72h.com. BoomBID MarketWire

WANO Organises Assistance to Japan Members
WANO extends its condolences to the people of Japan, following the devastating impacts of Friday's earthquake and tsunami, with the association ready to offer its fullest support to its members in Japan. MarketWire

Overland Storage Announces Oversubscribed Private Placement Financing
Overland Storage, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVRL) has signed definitive agreements for a private placement of 8,722,904 shares of Common Stock of the Company and Warrants to purchase up to 3,838,069 shares of Common Stock for a gross purchase price of approximately $15.4 million on March 16, 2011. The purchase price for one share of Common Stock and a Warrant to purchase 0.44 shares of Common Stock is $1 MarketWire

Parsons Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for Second Year in a Row
Parsons is pleased to announce that it has been named by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies for 2011. This designation recognizes companies for their commitment to ethical leadership, compliance practices, and corporate social responsibility MarketWire

Japan Atomic Power May Delay Nuclear Expansion Plans, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- After 20 years of inactivity, Japan Atomic Power Company (JAPC) (Tokyo) was in the midst of planning and scheduling an expansion at its nuclear power station in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture MarketWire

Prodigy Drills 261m Grading 1.13 gpt Gold Including 104.6m Grading 2.06 gpt Gold at Magino
Prodigy Gold Incorporated (TSX VENTURE: PDG) is pleased to announce initial results its in-fill and resource expansion drilling program at its 100% owned Magino mine gold project in Ontario. Highlights include drill MA11-004 which intercepted 261 metres grading 1.13 gpt gold including 104.6 m grading 2.06 gpt gold MarketWire

New Holland Sponsors PLANET's 2011 Student Career Days and Loader Backhoe Competition
New Holland Construction today announced it is a major sponsor of the Professional Landcare Network's (PLANET's) 35th Annual Student Career Days. The annual conference and career fair draws more than 1,000 students enrolled in horticulture, landscape and lawn care programs at colleges and universities across the country MarketWire

The Maine Announce Nationwide Co-Headlining Tour With Augustana Presented by LG
Fresh from a sold-out European tour, Sire/Action Theory Records artists The Maine will be hitting the road with Augustana. The nationwide co-headlining run, presented by LG, kicks off May 12th in Dallas, TX and runs through June 18th in their hometown of Phoenix, AZ. Austin Gibbs will support. MarketWire

LeaseTrader.com Says Americans' Appetite for SUV/Trucks Still High Today
The 2008 gas price hike saw many people using LeaseTrader.com to transfer out of an SUV lease and large truck lease contracts. But with gas prices rising again just three years later, experts at the online car leasing trade marketplace are wondering if the American driver can truly escape its gas-guzzling habits. According to data from LeaseTrader.com and Edmunds MarketWire

Meritex Lenexa Executive Park Subsurface Development Earns EPA's ENERGY STAR(R) for Superior Energy Efficiency
Meritex Lenexa Executive Park, owned and managed by Meritex, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) prestigious ENERGY STAR, the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. This signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency MarketWire

Raptor Technology Group Updates Shareholders on Audit Progress
Raptor Technology Group, Inc. (OTCBB: RAPT), who is in the process of acquiring Raptor Fabrication & Equipment, Inc. ("Raptor"), today provided shareholders an update on Raptor's progress on its audit process. MarketWire

YourLabelsNOW.com Awarded the 2010 WhichTestWon.com's Gold Ribbon for Best B2B Ecommerce Site Test
YourLabelsNOW.com, working with interactive agency Marcel Media, beat out Dell.com to win the Gold Ribbon Award for WhichTestWon.com's Best B2B Ecommerce Site Test. The award highlights companies that have executed successful online marketing campaigns, and as a result have seen an increase in website conversions. MarketWire

Gilman and Pastor LLP Announces an Update on the Direxion Class Action Lawsuits
Gilman and Pastor LLP has been appointed co-lead counsel to represent the proposed class in the consolidated class action proceeding concerning certain exchange-traded funds ("ETFs") issued by Direxion entitled In re Direxion Shares ETF Trust Securities Litigation. The case is currently pending in the United States District Court of the Southern District of New York. MarketWire

CoreStream Energy, Inc. Appoints Paul E. Niedermeyer to the Board of Directors
CoreStream Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ZLUS) announced that Paul E. Niedermeyer has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company effective March 15, 2011 and will serve in the position of Vice Chairman of the Board. MarketWire

Mothballed Hydropower Stations to Be Restarted to Compensate for Lack of Electricity in Tokyo Electric Area, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- To meet electric power demands, Japan's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MLIT) (Tokyo) has announced that it will reopen five closed hydropower plants. MarketWire

FusionStorm Wins National Breakaway Partner of the Year Award at Cisco Partner Summit 2011
FusionStorm -- "IT Delivered" -- a leading national provider of IT consulting, technology solutions and cloud/managed services, announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco Partner Summit regional award for United States National Breakaway Partner of the Year. Cisco unveiled the winners at its annual channel partner conference on March 1, 2011 in New Orleans. MarketWire

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. Announces 2011 Record Date and Annual Stockholders Meeting Date
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) announced today that its Board of Directors has set the date and time of the Annual Stockholders Meeting for May 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. eastern time. The meeting will be held at the Hertz corporate offices located at 225 Brae Boulevard Park Ridge, NJ. Holders of record at the close of business April 1, 2011 will be entitled to vote at the meeting. MarketWire

GainSpan Continues Global Sales Channel Expansion
GainSpan Corporation, a leader in ultra low power embedded Wi-Fi solutions, continues to grow its presence worldwide with the announcement of eight major channel partnerships in Q1 2011. MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides $5 Million Facility for MidStates Capital
TAB Bank is pleased to announce that it has provided a $5 million facility for MidStates Capital, LLC of Brighton, MI. MarketWire

Narrowing Thousands Down to 10: The 10 Best Real Estate Apple and Droid Apps for Smartphones and Tablets
Real estate agents are bombarded daily with technology choices. Buy this, download that -- it can be overwhelming MarketWire

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and John Eagle European to Open First Rolls-Royce Dealership in Austin, TX
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and John Eagle European will open Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Austin to service Central Texas on March 25, 2011. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Austin will be located at the Research Boulevard location and become the first official Rolls-Royce dealership in Austin's history. MarketWire

Datagram and ShoutEm Announce Mobile Application Partnership
Datagram, Inc., a leading hosting and collocation provider, today announced an exclusive partnership to offer ShoutEm's mobile application deployment platform to its customers MarketWire

Contra Costa's San Ramon Valley High School Honors 100 Years With Black Tie Gala at Blackhawk Museum
A Bay Area high school celebrates its 100th birthday this weekend as faculty, alumni and politicians gather together to attend San Ramon Valley High School's (SRVHS) 100-Year Gala at the Blackhawk Museum, March 19, 7:00 pm - Midnight MarketWire

Grand Canyon University Releases New Set of Online Professional Development Resources for Teachers
Grand Canyon University has launched a new package of articles, webinars and other professional development resources for teachers through an online portal hosted on Scholastic.com. MarketWire

Avaya Named to ETHISPHERE'S 2011 "World's Most Ethical Companies" for Fifth Year in a Row
Avaya, a global leader in enterprise communications systems, software and services, today announced it has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the 2011 World's Most Ethical Companies MarketWire

Media Advisory-BMO Capital Markets Spokespeople Available: Japan
BMO Capital Markets financial experts and equity research analysts are available to comment on the impact of the Japan Earthquake and Asia Pacific Tsunami on global markets. MarketWire

Pinnacle Security Partners With Habitat for Humanity to Finish Local Home
Pinnacle Security, a leader in the North American residential security market, today announced the completion of a project in partnership with Habitat for Humanity in Pinnacle's home-base city of Orem, Utah MarketWire

Con Edison Employees Win National Honors for Safety Breakthroughs
Five Con Edison researchers have received prestigious industry awards for projects that protect the safety of our customers and company employees. MarketWire

New Earthquake Awakens New Concerns, Daiichi Poses More Problems, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- A magnitude 6 earthquake struck 10 kilometers south of Mount Fuji at 10:31 p.m. JST on Tuesday, March 15. The quake's epicenter was approximately 100 kilometers northeast of Hamaoka nuclear power station, which is owned and operated by Chubu Electric Power Company Incorporated (TYO:9502) (Chuden) (Nagoya, Japan) MarketWire

City Capital Subsidiary ERX Energy Reports $1,200,000 Initial Revenue and Announces Solar Contract
City Capital Corporation (PINKSHEETS: CTCC) today announced that its recently formed subsidiary ERX Energy, LLC, has completed revenues in excess of $1,200,000 for the month of February, primarily from Fortune 100 companies. In addition, ERX Energy has signed a new solar project MarketWire

Wyndham Worldwide Once Again Named Among World's Most Ethical Companies
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for 2011 MarketWire

Top VFX Talent Joins Escape Studios' US Advisory Board
Today, Escape Studios (http://www.escapestudios.com), one of the most successful and well-respected CG academies in the world, announced five new US advisory board members, including Afonso Salcedo of Pixar Animation Studios, Ken Maruyama of Sony Pictures Imageworks, John Leonti of The Mill, Patrick Davenport of Method and Andrew Bell of MPC MarketWire

NextG Networks 4G-LTE Launch in Orlando Region
NextG Networks, Inc., a leading provider of fiber-fed distributed antenna systems (DAS) that enhance network coverage, capacity and performance for wireless carriers, has announced it has launched DAS-based LTE service in the City of Orlando, Florida, and surrounding area, for a major carrier. This is believed to be the largest DAS network in the Southeastern states. MarketWire

Longtime Dallas Banker at North Dallas Bank to Retire
North Dallas Bank (OTCBB: NODB) Vice Chairman Larry M. Nobles is set to retire at the end of this month. MarketWire

For Third Year, CH2M HILL Named to Ethisphere's 2011 "World's Most Ethical Companies"
CH2M HILL, a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the 2011 World's Most Ethical Companies MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan's Research Reveals a Key to Cost-Effective New Product Development
Frost & Sullivan, the growth partnership company, released new analysis demonstrating the gains in efficiency and success rates that companies can achieve through early-stage innovation evaluation. Its Growth Process Toolkit features a rigorous, balanced process for evaluating any idea prior to entering the standard, stage-gate development process. MarketWire

Barbara Bates: North Dallas Bank's 50-Year Symbol of Local Stability
One dedicated North Dallas Bank (OTCBB: NODB) employee has witnessed everything from manual phones and typewriters to the latest computer technology, all the while maintaining a focus on personal relationships: 50-year employee Barbara Bates. MarketWire

New Training From AORN to Prevent Retained Surgical Items
The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) has recently released the AORN Retained Surgical Items Confidence-Based Learning Module (CBL) based on the association's current Recommended Practices for Prevention of Retained Surgical Items (RSIs). The CBL training is designed to determine what each learner knows about preventing RSIs and their level of confidence in their knowledge. MarketWire

Hail First Pharma Signs Buy-Out Extension Agreement
Hail First Pharma Inc., a subsidiary of Al-Dorra Holdings, a privately held Kuwaiti company, announced today that it has granted an extension to the closing of the buy-out transaction with Spencer Pharmaceutical Inc.(PINKSHEETS: SPPH). MarketWire

Just Add Ice Orchids Releases Retail Consumer Data Report
Just Add Ice Orchids is "getting to know" their phalaenopsis orchid customers by collecting data from over 2,000 participants in a recent consumer survey. Survey results show that 80% of respondents are "first-time orchid owners" -- indicating that market potential is high and that product life cycle is still in the early stages. MarketWire

Single Podiatrist Visit: $3.5 Billion in US Health-Care Savings per Year
If every American at risk for developing a diabetic foot ulcer visited a podiatrist once before complications set in, the US health-care system could save $3.5 billion in one year. Closing this gap in podiatric care would reduce health-care waste on preventable conditions, which reportedly starts at $25 billion, by 14 percent. MarketWire

Paragon Software Group's Migrate OS to SSD 2.0 First to Incorporate File Selection -- System Migration 10 Times Faster
Paragon Software Group (PSG), the leader in data backup, disaster recovery, and data migration solutions, announced today that it is now shipping Paragon Migrate OS to SSD 2.0. According to an IDC Outlook report last year, shipments of solid state disk drives (SSDs) are expected to grow 14 percent per year with a compounded annual growth rate of 54 percent through 2013 MarketWire

iSECUREtrac Corp. Reports First Ever Operating Income Despite Decline in Equipment and Service Revenue
iSECUREtrac Corp (OTCBB: ISEC), an industry leader in electronic monitoring solutions, today released its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Sotheby's International Realty Brand Expands Its Reach to Costa Blanca, Spain
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced it has further expanded its global real estate network across Spain with the addition of Costa Blanca Sotheby's International Realty. MarketWire

Green Star Products and Eco Solutions Debut 'Italian Gun Grease'
Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced today that its newest creation, 'Italian Gun Grease,' which was developed out of their high-tech metal to metal lubricant product line, was very well received by experts in the sportsman rifle and competition pistol target markets MarketWire

2011 Awards for Excellence Winners Revealed at WAA Gala
On March 15th at the WAA (Web Analytics Association) Spring Awards Gala in San Francisco, CA, the WAA revealed the winners for their inaugural WAA Awards for Excellence MarketWire

AfterCollege Launches Job Channel for Volunteers
AfterCollege, the largest online career network for students and alumni, has launched a job channel specifically for volunteer work, found at http://aftercollege.com/volunteer/. MarketWire

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Selects DataDirect Networks to Help Accelerate Genetics Research
DataDirect Networks (DDN), a leading data infrastructure provider for the world's most scalable, content-intensive enterprises, today announced that the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, a charitably funded genomic research center in Hinxton, U.K., selected DDN technology to help power its groundbreaking genetics research. MarketWire

The Perennial Plate Announces Cross-Country Sustainable Food Series
The Perennial Plate, a unique and controversial online food documentary series, celebrated its one-year anniversary of discovering and documenting sustainable food in Minnesota. With the completion of "A Year in Minnesota," The Perennial Plate announced plans for a cross-country series beginning this spring as well as the launch of a new website: www.theperennialplate.com MarketWire

How to Find America's Best Business Address
According to a recent study conducted by Kingsley Associates, buildings that achieve the BOMA 360 Performance Program® designation have higher tenant satisfaction scores in 47 out of 50 categories relating to tenant relations compared to commercial office buildings without the BOMA 360 designation. MarketWire

Zoovy Extends Reach and Improves Sales for Its Online Merchants
Zoovy, the leader in success driven e-commerce software for online businesses, has announced integrations for Buy.com and Sears.com, two of the hottest marketplaces for online retailers. The addition of Buy.com and Sears.com marketplaces translates to greater visibility for Zoovy's merchants and more options for expanding their reach and increasing sales. MarketWire

Ink-O-Dem(R) Ramping Ink Refilling for up to 30 Ace(R) Hardware Stores in Chicago Region
Ink-O-Dem today announced it is ramping up to 30 Ace Hardware stores in the Chicago region with its increasingly popular inkjet cartridge refilling service. Ace Hardware is one of the nation's largest and oldest hardware retail cooperative networks with 4,400 stores in the US MarketWire

Texas K-12 Districts Score High With School Web Lockers
Amid school budget cuts across the nation, 76 Texas K-12 schools are realizing cost savings while offering convenience to students and teachers by implementing the School Web Lockers (http://www.schoolweblockers.com/) online storage and file sharing system MarketWire

United Data Technologies Earns Cisco's "Elite" ATP Data Center Unified Computing Partnership Designation
United Data Technologies announced today that it is now among those select firms recognized as a Cisco ATP Data Center Unified Computing Partner. This designation is available by-invitation-only to those firms who are able to fulfill Cisco's strict training criteria and program qualifications MarketWire

Survey Reveals 75% of PreK-12 Students Use Mobile Technology in the Classroom
In the news release, "Survey Reveals 75% of PreK-12 Students Use Mobile Technology in the Classroom," issued earlier today by Simba Information, we are advised by the company that the date of the webinar in the last sentence of the first paragraph and the second sentence of the fifth paragraph should read "March 22" rather than "March 23" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Social Media Ventures, Inc. Announces New Online Daily Deal Site, PetInThe.Net
Social Media Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMVI) is launching a new online "Deal of The Day" website focused on pet products and services. The Company hopes to capitalize on its popularity with its pet social networking portal, PetsPlaces.com, with its new pet themed website, PetInThe.Net (www.PetInThe.Net ), offering savings and discounts for pet owners. MarketWire

mPhase Technologies Aggressively Pursuing Commercial Applications for Its Smart Nanobattery
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) today announced that it has entered preliminary discussions with a major prime contractor of military and commercial products for a joint project to custom tailor its Smart Nanobattery to a major application MarketWire

New York Festivals Announces Grand Jury for the 2011 International Advertising Awards
New York Festivals® International Advertising Awards announced the 2011 Grand Jury™. The Grand Jury represents 300 of the most respected and innovative minds in advertising and marketing from 50 countries worldwide ensuring diversity and unequaled fairness MarketWire

Grill Girl Takes Her "Women's Grilling Clinics" on the Road
Robyn Medlin, Grill Girl and author of the popular South Florida grilling blog, GrillGrrrl.com, is packing up her grilling tools and hitting the open road. After the tremendous success with her women's grilling clinics in South Florida, there has been a demand in states like Tennessee for Robyn to educate women on the joys of grilling. MarketWire

VirTra Systems, Firearms Training Simulator Company, Announces Simulated Shooting Range Sales
Don Andrus, VirTra Systems' COO and President (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), today announced that VirTra has made sales of its breakthrough range product, VirTra Range™, to two of the company's largest customers. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Demonstrates Mobile Communication Technologies at International CTIA Wireless 2011
CTIA Wireless 2011 Booth 2211 -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that the company will be showcasing its industry-driven wireless technologies at International CTIA Wireless 2011 on March 22-24 in Orlando, Florida MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Signs Agreement With Local Logistics Company and Prepares for Updated Website
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that the company has executed the agreement with an International logistics company located in the City of Industry, CA MarketWire

Spencer Pharmaceutical Inc. Announces Mutually Agreed Extension to the Closing
Spencer Pharmaceutical Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SPPH) has requested an extension to the closing of the buy-out offer to finalize and release the independent animal research analysis to shareholders and stakeholders. MarketWire

NJEDge.Net Selects Send Word Now(R) Alert Service for Emergency Preparedness
Send Word Now announced today that NJEDge.Net has awarded them a contract for emergency notification services based on a competitive bid. Send Word Now is the leading provider of emergency notification and on-demand incident management, alerting, and response services. The initiative will grant NJEDge MarketWire

DNA Dynamics, Inc Bullish About Pending Acquisition
DNA Dynamics, Inc (PINKSHEETS: DNAD) today updates the markets that it has an acquisition candidate in its sights and is looking to make an offer to a Mobile Videogames Development company early in the next quarter MarketWire

Greenway Design Group, Inc. Announces Hughes Network Solutions Installation
Greenway Design Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GDGI) today announced client approval to install a Cool-n-Save commercial pre-cool system at a 100,000 square foot data storage and networking facility operated by Hughes Network Solutions in Las Vegas, NV MarketWire

'Green Power' From ConEdison Solutions Reduced Carbon Dioxide Emissions by 197,195 Tons in 2010
On the eve of the greenest day of the year -- St. Patrick's Day -- ConEdison Solutions announced that its "Green Power" renewable energy program had cut fossil fuel consumption in 2010 by an amount equivalent to 380,000 barrels of oil. MarketWire

PharmaPros Announces Licensing Agreement With Biogen Idec for Dataflow Manager(TM)
PharmaPros Corporation, a technology solutions provider specializing in data and workflow management for clinical trials, today announced that Biogen Idec, a leading biotechnology company, has signed a three year enterprise license for PharmaPros' automated study management solution, Dataflow Manager. The deal includes unlimited studies, and unlimited users for the duration of the license. MarketWire

Purfresh Expands Global Partner Network to Meet Increased Demand for Its Ocean Transport Solution
Purfresh, a leading provider of clean technologies that purify, protect, and preserve the global food supply chain, today announced the continued expansion of its global partner network selling and supporting its Purfresh® Transport solution MarketWire

Unity Management Group Inc., MCC Becomes USA Distributor for Gamlen Tableting LTD. UK
Unity Management Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UYMG) "UNITY" (or the "Company") is a Health Resource Company specializing in Physician, and Hospital Practice Management, Business Services, Billing Software and Technologies, along with Pharmacy Instrumentation, Calibration, and Data Acquisition. MarketWire

Key Opinion Leader Compensation Focus of Upcoming Webinar
An online meeting of medical affairs executives and specialists later this month will showcase how pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies are managing shifting regulatory environments, new policy guidelines and competitive pressures to disclose key opinion leader (KOL) payments. MarketWire

Expert Group, Inc. Targeting One Million ATM Transactions
Expert Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXPU), a diversified financial services provider, is proud to announce that more than 2,000 transactions of all sizes have now securely been processed with Expert Financing, Inc ®. MarketWire

e.Digital Enters Into New eVU(R) Sales and Services Agreement With Alitalia
e.Digital Corporation (OTCBB: EDIG), a leading innovator of dedicated portable entertainment systems and patented flash memory-related technology, announced today that it has entered into a new eVU sales and services agreement with Alitalia. The agreement covers new eVU sales and on-going content integration and repair services MarketWire

IneoQuest and Envivio Alliance Brings Quality Assurance to CDNs/OTT/ABR Video Solutions
IneoQuest Technologies, Inc MarketWire

SNW Announces Finalists for Spring 2011 "Best Practices" Awards Program
Computerworld and the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) announced 25 finalists for the SNW Spring 2011 Best Practices Awards Program, which identifies and acknowledges excellence among IT user-organizations. MarketWire

National Pharmaceuticals Corp. Appoints Chief Scientific Advisor
National Pharmaceuticals Corp. (PINK SHEETS: NFRM) or the "Company" announced today that it has appointed Dr. Gary Yalloway as its Chief Scientific Advisor. MarketWire

Blugrass Engages Investment Banking Firm
Blugrass Energy Inc. (OTCQB: BLUG) (PINKSHEETS: BLUG), currently doing business as Rio Grande Petroleum Inc., is pleased to announce that it has engaged Timeless Capital, LLC ("TC") to provide strategic and financial advisory services and spearhead financing efforts for the company MarketWire

Alto Group Holdings Announces Nessie N8DX Cutter Head Dredge Transported for Servicing Necessary to Operate Commercially
Alto Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALTO) ("Alto Group" or the "Company"), an innovative mining and commodities trade company headquartered in New York, announces its newly purchased Nessie N8DX cutter head dredge is being transported for servicing to prepare for the anticipated production planned on Bogue River Dredge Concession in Mali, West Africa. MarketWire

RE2, Inc. Selected to Develop Dual-Arm Robotic Controller for the U.S. Navy
RE2, Inc. today announced that it has received a three-year, $1.1 Million Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) contract with the Office of Naval Research to develop a Dual-Arm Robotic Controller for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) operations. MarketWire

UV Flu Technologies Initiates Hotel and Casino Clean Air Rental Program
UV Flu Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: UVFT) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has commenced marketing a clean-air rental program specifically designed for the Hospitality Industry. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Appoints New Board Member
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced the appointment of T. Gary Rogers to the company's board of directors. The company's board of directors will expand from 9 to 10 members with this new appointment. MarketWire

Platinum Studios Licenses Classic "Cowboys & Aliens" to Regent Global Sourcing
Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment company that controls an international library of more than 4,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, has licensed its top-selling "Cowboys & Aliens" graphic novel to RGS Entertainment LLC, a division of Regent Global Sourcing (RGS), to create apparel for a worldwide audience. MarketWire

Infrared Systems International Announces Changes to Quote System
Infrared Systems International (OTCQB: IFRS) announced today information related to recent changes in the quotation of its stock. MarketWire

Indomina Releasing Inks Distribution Deal With Vivendi Entertainment
Indomina Releasing, the North American distribution division of the The Indomina Group, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive multi-year distribution deal with Vivendi Entertainment that will span home video, digital, internet, television, VOD and mobile platforms MarketWire

Hearst Media Services/Bay Area Introduces a Social Media Management Program to Assist Bay Area Businesses in Developing a Social Media Strategy
Hearst Media Services/Bay Area recently launched a new marketing program to assist businesses in harnessing the power of social media to secure new customers and drive sales. MarketWire

Farecla Products Ltd Selects Epicor(R) to Support Business Growth
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GOPA ITC Introduces Instant TM -- SAP(R) Transportation Management 8.0 On-Demand Template
In close collaboration with SAP Value Prototyping, GOPA IT Consultants is introducing 'Instant TM' to provide on-demand prototyping access to SAP's new state of the art transportation solution, SAP Transportation Management 8.0 (SAP TM 8.0). SAP TM 8 MarketWire

Lectra to Present Importance of Color in Fashion, Apparel Design at AATCC's 2011 International Conference
Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials -- textiles, leather, industrial fabrics and composite materials, will exhibit at the AATCC's International Conference later this month MarketWire

Wednesday Early Lineup: Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, General Electric Co., Pfizer Inc., Ford Motor Co., Net Savings Link Inc., Kunekt Corp.
ProPennyTrader.com, the investor's choice for small-cap research, provides comprehensive facts and analysis for the most active stocks in the market. ProPennyTrader Investment Report's main priority is to alert our valued clients to small-cap and micro-cap companies which show early signs of explosive movement MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Announces Next Phase of Retail Growth at Roth Capital Growth Stock Conference
Dover Saddlery Inc (NASDAQ: DOVR), the leading multichannel equestrian retailer, will present its plans for retail growth at the Roth Capital Growth Stock Conference today. MarketWire

NXOI Inks Marketing Partnership With Forum Tel
Next One Interactive, Inc. (OTCBB: NXOI), a firm that delivers interactive media and advertising content, announced that it has reached an agreement with Forum Tel, a global mobile communications provider in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Annual General Meeting of Shareholders Materials Online
Alphen aan den Rijn (March16, 2011) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information servicescompany focused on professionals, announced today that the Agenda of theAnnual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) as well as the convocationnotice for the AGM are available on www.wolterskluwer.com. The Shareholdersmeeting will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at 11.00 a.m MarketWire

Appian Customers UPS and Nokia Siemens Networks Recognized for BPM Excellence by Leading Analyst Firm
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and on-demand business process management (BPM) technology, is proud to announce that Appian customers UPS and Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) were both honored in Gartner, Inc.'s 2011 BPM Excellence Awards. MarketWire

Landmark FERC Ruling Approves Market-Based Compensation for Demand Response
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of commercial, institutional, and industrial demand response applications and services, commends yesterday's landmark ruling on demand response issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) MarketWire

ITpreneurs and Cask, LLC Form Partnership for the Delivery of IT Best Practice Training
ITpreneurs, enabler of IT Best Practices management training and Cask, LLC, a leading provider of IT Service Management consulting and technology investment expertise, jointly announce the signing of a partnership for the delivery of training using ITpreneurs full-range quality material and e-Learning courses. MarketWire

NX Global Announces Expansion Opportunity
NX Global Inc. (OTCBB: NEGS) announced today the addition of Afforestation to its opportunity list for production of rapid growth tree's for bio-mass, wood pulp and and production of bio-fuels. MarketWire

Fero Industries Announces Commercial Launch of Sucanon(R) in Mexico
Fero Industries, Inc. (OTCQB: FROI) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the commercial launch and sales of Sucanon® in Mexico commenced in early January 2011 through Merck S.A. de C.V. as exclusive distributor in Mexico. Sucanon® is now available in over 500 point-of-sales of the major outlets and pharmacy chains. MarketWire

OurPet's Company Reports Record 2010 Fourth Quarter and Record 2010 Full-Year Results
OurPet's Company (OTCBB: OPCO)(www.ourpets.com), a leading proprietary pet supply company, today reportedrecord financial results for the fourth quarter and for the year endedDecember 31, 2010. These results include those of Cosmic Pet Products("Cosmic Pet") which sold certain inventory, equipment and product rightsto OurPet's effective July 29, 2010. MarketWire

Over $200 Billion in Assets Managed on Vestmark Technology Platform
Vestmark today announced continued momentum in the wealth management and advisory solutions market with over $200 billion now managed on the Vestmark Platform. Driven largely by new clients converting to the Vestmark Platform, this level of assets underscores the deep and impressive client base Vestmark has quietly served and expanded since launching in 2001. MarketWire

H2 Telecom Partners With Whaleback Systems to Deliver Managed Voice Services
Whaleback Systems, Inc., the leader in managed voice services, today announced that H2 Telecom Consultants has joined its Whaleback CrystalBlue Partner Program as an authorized reseller. Under the agreement, H2 Telecom now offers Whaleback's managed voice services to small and medium enterprises to provide end-to-end, business-class voice services. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Mobile Network Operators Dialling in on Data Revenue
Mobile network operators, which once provided a simple phone and messaging service, are now evolving, catering to the consumers needs to offer a multi-platform technology experience via the mobile phone MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Hosted Communications Services Present Excellent Growth Opportunities to European Service Providers
Although the on-premise model with its control and security advantages will dominate the enterprise communications market in the immediate future, the revenue share of hosted services is poised to increase significantly. Hosted communications services present an ever more popular alternative for deploying IP telephony and unified communications (UC) applications. MarketWire

ChipEstimate.com Eases Verification With New VIP Portal
In a move aimed at speeding the process for finding and deploying verification IP (VIP), ChipEstimate.com introduced today a new microsite focused specifically on IP for validating chip and SoC designs. The new site is designed to make it easier for engineers to find the most up-to-date information and appropriate verification IP for their specific project needs. MarketWire

AAF International Approved for Economic Development Incentives
AAF-McQuay Inc. dba AAF International was approved for economic development incentives at a March 15th special meeting of the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority meeting in Frankfort, Ky. MarketWire

HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. to Postpone Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Earnings Release Date
HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. (NYSE Amex: HQS) ("HQS" or the "Company"), a leading producer and marketer of health products derived from marine based raw materials as well as Tilapia resulting from vertically integrated operations, will postpone the release of their fourth quarter and fiscal year 2010 earnings MarketWire

Obopay and Benevity Partner to Form Rapid Response Japanese Earthquake Relief
Obopay, Inc. (http://www.obopay.com/), the mobile money solutions pioneer, and Benevity Social Ventures, Inc. (www.benevity.org), a leader in mobile and online donation processing software, today announced a text-to-donate relief effort to speed funds to the ravaged regions of northern Japan MarketWire

Media Alert: Reflex Systems to Sponsor and Present at Federal VMUG (VMware User Group)
WHAT:Automating Management of Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure As government agencies move more applications and data to virtual and cloud environments, the need for a holistic, secure way to manage their infrastructure has become critical MarketWire

American Commercial Lines Inc. Announces New Demurrage Terms
American Commercial Lines Inc. ("ACL" or the "Company") today announced new demurrage terms for its portfolio of dry products. MarketWire

Pentaho BI Suite 3.8 Puts More Power in the Hands of End Users
Pentaho Corporation, the pioneer in agile business intelligence (BI), today announced the worldwide general availability (GA) of Pentaho BI Suite Enterprise Edition 3.8. Pentaho is widely recognized as providing the only fully integrated commercial open source BI suite covering the full spectrum of BI needs including ETL, reporting, analysis (OLAP), dashboards and data mining MarketWire

KANA Announces the Next Generation of Self-Service
News KANA, the Service Experience Management leader, today announced the general availability of KANA SEM 11r2. The new offering extends the power of Service Experience Management to web-self service, introducing new features to the Next-Gen customer service platform introduced in 2010 MarketWire

RGB Networks Named Finalist in UK SCTE 2011 Technological Innovation Awards
RGB Networks, the leader in high-capacity multi-screen video delivery, today announced that its TransAct Packager product has been selected as a finalist in the "Best Digital Processing Solution" category in the prestigious 2011 Technological Innovation Awards, sponsored by the SCTE of the United Kingdom MarketWire

Pentaho Teams With Partners Worldwide on Fast Track BI Seminar Series
Pentaho Corporation, the pioneer in agile business intelligence (BI), today announced it is bringing Agile BI to the masses through free seminars spanning six continents and more than 40 cities to help companies discover how to fast track their Business Intelligence projects. MarketWire

Opanga Networks Launches the NetRover ePublisher(TM) Platform to Enable Rich Media Publication to Smartphones and Tablets
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Genuis.com Raises Series E Funding Led by Emergence Capital
Genius.com today announced that it has closed a new round of funding, led by Emergence Capital. Existing investors Mohr Davidow Ventures, Accel Partners and Deep Fork Capital also participated. The company has been operating profitably and will use the additional funding to increase investments in marketing and engineering. Genuis MarketWire

Conforce International Completes Financing
Conforce International, Inc. ("Conforce" or "Company") (OTCBB: CFRI) (OTCQB: CFRI) is pleased to announce that it has raised a further US $1.3 million completing the second round of equity financing for aggregate subscription proceeds of US $7.5 million MarketWire

Learn How to Reduce Product Development Costs With SpaceClaim 3D Direct Modeling
SpaceClaim, the leader in direct modeling software that enables all engineers to work in 3D, will host a half day event on March 24 focused on sharing techniques and strategies designed to leverage 3D direct modeling to lower product development costs. Customers will share how they are using SpaceClaim to grow revenue, eliminate waste and to reduce time-to-market MarketWire

AquaStar Holdings, Inc. Signs Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire SUTIMCo, Inc.
AquaStar Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RPPR) is pleased to announce that the Company has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire 100% ownership of SUTIMCo, Inc., in exchange for Nine Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($9,500,000) to be paid in a combination of cash and stock MarketWire

Industry Leaders, CEOs Gathering at KEMA Utility of the Future 2011 Forum
KEMA (www.kema.com) is again gathering industry executives, senior financial analysts, government officials, and other energy and utility stakeholders to examine innovative, real-world approaches to managing the uncertainty and risk that are driving changes in every segment of the utility business MarketWire

Reefs to Rockies and SEEtheWild Launch New Breed of Sustainable Travel
Reefs to Rockies is excited to announce their partnership with SEEtheWild, a non-profit sustainable travel organization. SEEtheWild is aiming to connect travelers and volunteers with tour operators like Reefs to Rockies that provide wildlife conservation projects and voluntourism opportunities in the destinations that are most in need of support. MarketWire

United Way Joins Obopay for Mobile Giving and Online Donation Solutions
United Way (www.unitedwaycv.org) announced today that it is implementing Obopay (http://www.obopay.com/) to power a new text-to-donate mobile donations solution and to enable online donations. The offering will be used for the United Way of Central Virginia chapter targeting contributors within Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell counties and Bedford and Lynchburg cities in Virginia MarketWire

Despite Slow Adoption, Banks, Credit Unions Have Most to Gain From Social Media, According to New eBook
According to a new eBook "The Insider's Guide to Social Media Best Practices for Banks, Lenders, and Credit Unions" most community-centric financial institutions are not effectively leveraging social media despite the inherent similarities and synergies MarketWire

Green Hills Software Commemorates 10-Year Anniversary of INTEGRITY-178B Operating System With Introduction of New Rapid-Prototype Software Development Platform
Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in high assurance operating systems that are FAA/EASA-certified and NSA-evaluated, today announced the ten-year anniversary of the first customer deployment of INTEGRITY®-178B, a multi-level secure, partitioned real-time operating system (RTOS) MarketWire

D-Link Now Shipping Two New Compact Form-Factor 11n Wireless for Fast and Easy Wi-Fi Connectivity
D-Link today announced the availability of the latest additions to its DWA USB adapter product line, the Wireless N 150 Pico™ Adapter (DWA-121) and the Wireless N Nano™ USB Adapter (DWA-131). Both adapters feature a sleek, compact design while providing faster and more reliable network connectivity than previous Wireless G devices. MarketWire

Wyndham Hotel Group Continues Asia Pacific Expansion
Building on its impressive momentum in the Asia Pacific region last year, having opened nearly 100 properties in the region in 2010, Wyndham Hotel Group, part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), today announced agreements to open and manage a Wyndham® hotel in Sanya, China, and a new Wyndham hotel in Thailand, to be developed in Khao Lak. MarketWire

enChoice Launches Affordable, Turnkey Enterprise Content Management Solution for Midsized Insurance Companies
enChoice®, Inc. today announced the launch of Enterprise Links, an entry-level, turnkey enterprise content management (ECM) solution designed specifically for the midsized insurance industry MarketWire

SANpulse Publishes 3-Step Guide to a Successful SAN Pre-Migration
Paving the path to the next generation data center with technology led solutions, SANpulse Technologies, Inc., today announced the publication of a free executive white paper that outlines the first three steps of the discovery pre-migration phase of a SAN implementation MarketWire

Ireland's airmid healthgroup Signs R&D Partnership With Bedding Product Leader Spring Air
airmid healthgroup [airmid], a Dublin-based research facility for a wide range of consumer products, including new sleep products, today announced a research and development partnership with Spring Air International, a leading US manufacturer of bedding products MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Presents the 2011 Excellence in Medical Technologies and Life Sciences Awards
Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that the consulting firm will be naming the recipients of its 2011 Excellence in Medical Technologies and Life Sciences Awards. The Awards were announced during a banquet that took place on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Bills.com Outlines Five New Rules of Home Equity for Homeowners As Banks Loosen Lending Restrictions
A recent Smart Money report chronicled an increasing willingness on the part of banks to extend home equity loans and a resulting rise in home equity borrowing. For those good credit homeowners who still retain equity in their homes, this can be a powerful way to eliminate other forms of debt or finance needed projects. MarketWire

Hi Score Enters Agreement With Weinberger Consulting
Hi Score Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HSCO) announced today that it has entered into a consulting agreement with Weinberger Consulting of Jupiter, Florida. The agreement with Weinberger is yet another step by the company to move toward meeting its sales goals. Weinberger will help the company secure non-toxic financing MarketWire

Global NuTech, Inc. Joint Venture Commences Ad Campaign in American Dog Magazine
Global NuTech, Inc. (OTCBB: BOCL) (www.globalnutechinc.com) announced today that its Joint Venture entity, Enzyme Bio-Sciences LLC, has initiated an advertising campaign for its BioVet International® (www.biovet.net) product line in American Dog Magazine. MarketWire

Unitiv Achieves Red Hat Advanced Business Partner Status
Unitiv, a professional provider of enterprise IT solutions, recently achieved Advanced Business Partner status with Red Hat. The advanced status level means that Red Hat has recognized Unitiv as a partner with experience in effectively delivering Red Hat and JBoss solutions. MarketWire

South Africa Considers Ultra-Deep Mining as Gold Production Reaches 100-Year Low, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In 2010, South Africa's gold production was at a lower level than it had been 100 years earlier MarketWire

Industrial Info Highlights Food & Beverage Industry Expenditures in Great Lakes Region
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Food & Beverage Industry in the Great Lakes region is sitting on more than $2.1 billion in investments that are geared toward building new food processing facilities and distribution centers, capacity expansions, and upgrades of existing plants. MarketWire

Pharma Diagnosis for 2011: Increased Project Spending, Decreased Staff, a "Navigating the Currents of Change" Webcast on Industrialinfo.com
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Despite the swarm of litigation against last year's health care overhaul, the law is good news for the Pharmaceutical & Biotech Industry, Annette Kreuger, IIR's vice president of research for the Pharmaceuticals & Biotech Industry, said in an exclusive "Navigating the Currents of Change" interview. MarketWire

Allezoe (ALZM) Announces Founder of UNOS and Organ Sharing Expert to Join OTS Board of Advisors
Allezoe Medical Holdings (OTCBB: ALZM) is proud to announce that Gene A. Pierce will join the Organ Transport Systems Board of Advisors. Organ Transport Systems is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Allezoe. MarketWire

Titan Pharmaceuticals Enters Into a $20 Million Credit Facility With Deerfield Management
Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: TTNP) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Deerfield Management to provide Titan with $20 million in financing through a five year senior secured credit facility. Funding is expected to occur on or about April 4, 2011 MarketWire

Skybox Security Announces Findings in Firewall Management Survey
Skybox Security, the leader in proactive security risk management, today announced the results of a survey it conducted during the recent RSA security conference. Polling more than 50 attendees, the company uncovered surprising information about the prevalence of next-generation firewalls, and the huge percentage of large organizations that do manual firewall management. MarketWire

Vizada Introduces Seamless IP Mobility With AviLink(SM)
Vizada, the world's largest independent satellite communications provider, and its technology partner ARINC collaborated last week to validate AviLink performance in an airborne environment. AviLink is a custom-designed capability that provides fully managed, automated handovers between Ku and L-band coverage areas for high-demand, mission-critical applications in flight, on land or at sea MarketWire

eDiets.com(R) to Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results on Wednesday, March 30, 2011
eDiets.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010, on Wednesday, March 30, 2011, after the market close. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss the results the same day. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Environmentally Responsible Genetic Analysis Technology at IntegenX Inc.
IntegenX Inc. was honored with the Frost & Sullivan Award for Innovation and Leadership at the 2011 Excellence in Life Sciences Awards Banquet in San Francisco, CA. The award recognizes IntegenX's integration of ambient-temperature biological sample management technologies with the company's systems for processing and analyzing DNA and RNA. MarketWire

Integrated Management Information (IMI Global) Common Stock Listed on OTCQB Under Symbol INMG
Integrated Management Information, Inc. (IMI Global) (OTCQB: INMG) (PINKSHEETS: INMG), a leading provider of verification and Internet solutions for the agricultural/livestock industry under the Where Food Comes From® brand, today announced that its stock trades on the OTCQB, a marketplace developed by the OTC Markets Group, under the ticker symbol INMG. MarketWire

Actelis Networks' New Broadband Accelerators Dramatically Alter Landscape of Residential Broadband Market
Actelis Networks®, the leading global supplier of Ethernet over copper solutions that is accelerating everything for service providers, today announced the immediate availability of a new product line of Broadband Accelerators (BBAs) that will greatly extend the rate and reach of high-speed broadband services to residential subscribers who have insufficient or no access to these services. MarketWire

Intelligent Communication Enterprise Letter to Shareholders
Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corporation (OTCBB: ICMC) (ICE Corp.) today issued the following letter to its shareholders. MarketWire

Dr. R. Fabian W. Pease Receives International Society for Quality Electronic Design's 2011 Quality Award
The International Society for Quality Electronic Design today announced the winner of the 2011 prestigious Quality Award (IQ-Award 2011). MarketWire

True 2 Beauty Inc. Commences Online Marketing Campaign Signs Agreement With Direct Marketing Professionals to Manage Affiliate Network Marketing
True 2 Beauty Inc., (PINKSHEETS: TRTB) (the "Company") (http://www.true2beautyinc.com), a leading distributor of male and female sexual potency pills and liquid products in the United States, is pleased to announce the commencement of an extensive online marketing campaign to reach millions of potential new customers. The company has signed an agreement with Direct Marketing Professionals, Inc MarketWire

eCorp English Global Headquarters Opens in Middlebury
Governor Peter Shumlin and other state and local officials joined the staff of eCorp English and a host of supporters in celebrating the opening of their new global headquarters in Middlebury, Vermont today MarketWire

Mitchell to Partner With GRC-Pirk to Offer Energy Reduction and Pollution Prevention Reporting Tools
Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of information, workflow and performance management solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced a partnership with GRC-Pirk that will provide environmental sustainability software to Mitchell RepairCenter™ customers. MarketWire

DCA Total Return Fund Announces First Quarter 2011 Distribution
DCA Total Return Fund (NYSE: DCA) announced today the declaration of a quarterly distribution per share of $0.05 as set forth in the table below: MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Reports Fourth Quarter 2010 Results
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage") (NYSE Amex: VTG.U) (NYSE Amex: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG.WS) reports a net loss of($13.0) million or ($0.05) per diluted share for the three months endedDecember 31, 2010 as compared to net loss of ($4.3) million or ($0.02) perdiluted share for the three months ended December 31, 2009. MarketWire

Thought Equity Motion and NCAA Digital Announce 2011 NCAA Vault and Classic 68 Bracket for NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at NCAA.com
Thought Equity Motion, Inc. -- a leading provider of video platform and footage licensing services -- and NCAA® Digital, a digital property of Turner Sports, announced today the launch of the 2011 NCAA Vault and Classic 68 Bracket at NCAA.com in support of the upcoming NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. MarketWire

Fresh Starts for Spring Home Improvement Projects
Spring has sprung, and so has a whole new crop of great products for home improvement projects. "Solutions that provide style and efficiency offer major project inspiration this time of year," says Tom Kraeutler, home improvement expert and syndicated radio show host of The Money Pit. "And any gear that makes even the smallest projects easier and safer is worth your investment." MarketWire

Norsk Hydro: Member of the Board purchases shares
Member of the Board of Directors in Norsk Hydro ASA, Inge K. Hansen, has onMarch 16, 2011 purchased 12,000 shares in Hydro at NOK 42,17 per share. Newholding is 12,000 shares. This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant tosection5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act MarketWire

EffTec International, Inc. Reports Exceptional Results From EffTrack(TM) Installation
EffTec International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EFFI), provider of a leading HVAC water-cooled chiller optimization solution, is pleased to provide the results of its EffTrack™ system at a major computer manufacturer in Texas. The solution was installed with the intention of being functional for an entire cooling season in order to accurately measure its effectiveness MarketWire

Materia Announces Plans for Singapore-Based Catalyst Manufacturing Facility
Materia announced today its plans for opening a catalyst manufacturing and R&D facility in Singapore. The company expects to complete the site selection process in 3Q 2011 and begin construction by year-end. MarketWire

AMG reports fourth quarter and full year 2010 results
Key Highlights * Revenue was $270.7 million in the fourth quarter 2010, a 17% increase over the same period in 2009; full year revenue was $990.5 million, a 14% increase over 2009 * EBITDA[1] was $20.2 million in the fourth quarter 2010, a 62% increase over the same period in 2009; full year EBITDA was $84 MarketWire

Ericsson: Statement on situation in Japan
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MorphoSys Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim
MorphoSys AG Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) and BoehringerIngelheimannounced today the signing of a biopharmaceutical manufacturingagreement fortherapeutic antibodies MarketWire

Agennix AG Reports Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2010
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

Agennix AG Announces Completion of Enrollment in Talactoferrin Phase III FORTIS-M Trial in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) today announced the completion of patient enrollment in the talactoferrin FORTIS-M Phase III registration trial MarketWire

Economic Growth Set to Electrify the Zimbabwean Electricity Industry, Declares Frost & Sullivan
Growth in the Zimbabwean electricity industry will be driven by the resurgence of the country's economy after a 10-year period of economic contraction and hyperinflation. Demand for electricity will increase as the economy grows. In fact, electricity demand for 2010 exceeded available capacity by an estimated1,266 MW MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Rising Environmental Pressures Motivate South African Chemicals Industry to Focus on Bio-Renewables
The South African bio-renewable chemicals industry is in an emerging market stage with a number of local end-user companies such as paper and pulp investing in biomass-to-energy projects. This is expected to stimulate investment and growth in the local bio-renewable chemicals industry MarketWire

Rising Burden of Infectious and Non-Communicable Diseases Creates Significant Growth Potential for Pharmaceutical Companies in SADC Countries, Finds Frost & Sullivan
Infectious diseases in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries still present the biggest burden of disease. However, urbanisation and westernised lifestyles have led to the rise of non-communicable diseases, especially in countries like Mauritius, where they account for a majority of the country's disease burden MarketWire

Unified Communications to Spur a New Life Cycle in the Telecommunications Industry in South Africa, Says Frost & Sullivan
As the South African unified communications (UC) market remains at an early growth stage, it presents profitable opportunities for telecommunications service providers in the country. These opportunities include offering individual UC components/applications as well as fully integrated UC solutions. MarketWire

iPass Mobile Network Introduces New Train Access With Nomad Partnership
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced a partnership with Nomad Digital Limited, a leading global provider of train-to-shore data connectivity solutions. The partnership will give mobile workers, who use the iPass Mobile Network, Wi-Fi access on Virgin Trains which operate up to 330 daily train destinations throughout the United Kingdom MarketWire

National Disaster Search Dog Foundation Rescue Teams Deployed to Japan
The National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (SDF), a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization dedicated to recruiting rescued dogs and partnering them with firefighters to find people buried alive in the wreckage of disasters, deployed Canine Disaster Search Teams to Japan last week to assist with the rescue efforts in response to the powerful 8 MarketWire

Number of 3D TV Channels to Surpass Century Mark by 2014, Says In-Stat
Early expectations of 3D TV were over hyped by the press, while current coverage laments the fact that 3D has not lived up to its promise. The reality is somewhere between the two extremes. 3D channels have been launched in North America, Europe, and Asia in 2010. More will come in 2011. In addition to linear TV channels, 3D content is being made widely available on pay-TV providers VOD systems MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Hong Kong's Economic Stability Sets IFM Market Growth at 5-6 Per Cent Until 2016
With Hong Kong being highly dependent on international trade and finance, the integrated facilities management (IFM) market in the country is stronger than in other Asia Pacific countries. The market generated revenues of $2,251.8 million with an annual growth rate of 4.5 percent in 2009. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Growing APAC Contact Center Market Employs a Record 3.16 Million Agents in 2010
The Asia Pacific continued to be a high-growth region for the contact center industry even during the global economic slowdown. As the effects of the slowdown started receding in 2010, spending on customer service resumed among enterprises. In 2010, to meet rising customer demand, the region recorded a 8 MarketWire

Experience the Realism of Total War: Shogun(TM) 2 With AMD Radeon(TM) HD Graphics
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it is enabling the ultimate gaming experience in the much-anticipated Total War: Shogun™ 2 strategy game by Sega®, using the company's latest graphics cards, such as the AMD Radeon™ HD 6870 graphics cards MarketWire

O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. Enters Into Lease Agreement to Build Tower and Provide Coverage in Polk County, Florida
O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: OTOW) announces that the Company has secured a Lease Agreement in an underserved community near the City of Lake Wales within Polk County, Florida, where the Company intends to place a tower which will enable O2Secure Wireless to provide service coverage as well as being a resource provider to wireless carriers in this area. MarketWire

Everybody's Phone Company Announces New Agreements With National Servicing Corp. Which Will Allow 30-50% Increase in Revenues by Purchasing Loans
Everybody's Phone Company (PINKSHEETS: EVPH) announces the newest direction in company growth. The Company entered into a contract which guarantees a 30-50% increase in profit that could approach $200,000 a month in revenue. The Consulting Agreement with National Servicing Corp. allows EVPH to enter the trillion dollar loan investment industry MarketWire

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