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Australia, India announce launch of FTA talks
Australia's Trade Minister Craig Emerson and his Indian counterpart Anand Sharma today met for the annual Australia-India Joint Ministerial Commission trade talks in Canberra. ANI

Inventbay.com, Inc. Statement of Actions From the Board of Directors
(PINKSHEETS: INVB) -- The Board of Directors, by unanimous consent and by the majority of Shareholders and all presents, has effected a certain change of name of Inventbay.com, Inc. to SMA Alliance, Inc., through its charter in Delaware. MarketWire

Bingo.com Announces First Quarter Results
Bingo.com, Ltd. (OTCBB: BNGOF), owner of the popular online gaming community http://www.bingo.com, today announced its preliminary unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. All amounts are presented in United States dollars and in accordance with United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. MarketWire

E FUN Now Shipping Its Next6 Capacitive Touch-Screen Android Tablet Computer
E FUN, a consumer electronics designer and marketer of fun, easy-to-use lifestyle products, is now shipping its Next6 capacitive touch-screen lightweight Android tablet computer. The 7" model, an addition to the company's Nextbook line, includes built-in Wi-Fi, an e-reader, eBook Store app and the SlideME application manager. MarketWire

Ingenico Takes Note of the Decision of the U.S. Department of Justice
Ingenico takes note of the decision of the U.S. Department of Justice Neuilly sur Seine - May 12, 2011. Ingenico takes note of the decision oftheU.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) to file antitrust lawsuit to stop Verifonefrombuying Hypercom and entering into divesture agreement of Hypercom's U.S.assetswith Ingenico MarketWire

SBANE Names Winners of Its 2011 New England Innovation Awards Program
Nine organizations, including profit and nonprofit entities, were honored at the 25th annual SBANE New England Innovation Award (NEIA) festivities last evening at the Westin Hotel here MarketWire

Fidelity National Title Appoints Dan Wallace as Florida Major Accounts Manager
Fidelity National Title announced that Dan Wallace has been appointed as Vice President, Florida State Manager, Major Accounts Division. Dan will be responsible for the development and maintenance of business between builders, developers, brokers, lenders, asset managers, non-agent Attorneys, CPAs and Financial Planners with Fidelity National Title across the entire state of Florida. MarketWire

Hertz and Dollar Thrifty Agree to Cooperate in Pursuit of FTC Clearance
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) today announced that it has agreed to cooperate with Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: DTG) with respect to Hertz's efforts to pursue antitrust regulatory clearance of its proposed acquisition of Dollar Thrifty pursuant to an exchange offer for all outstanding shares of Dollar Thrifty common stock. MarketWire

Real-Time PCR Dedicated Sample Preparation Chemistries Have Arrived
Biotechnology company Fluoresentric, Inc. announces its real-time PCR dedicated sample preparation kits, Direct-2-PCR™, BACT-2-PCR™, and HiT-4-PCR™ which are significant improvements to existing products MarketWire

Approva Selected as Finalist in 9th Annual Stevie(R) Awards
Approva® Corporation, the leader in continuous controls monitoring (CCM) and audit automation software, today announced that it has been named a two-time finalist in the 2011 American Business Awards(SM), the nation's premier business awards program. MarketWire

NHS Health Solutions, Inc. Announces Completion of Merger
NHS Health Solutions, Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: NHSH), a Nevada corporation, announced today, May 12, 2011, that NHS Health Solutions, Inc. completed a merger with Centacom Corporation and its subsidiaries ("Centacom" or "Company"), headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. NHS Health Solutions, Inc MarketWire

Westar Energy to Webcast 2011 Annual Shareholder Meeting
On Thursday, May 19, 2011, Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) will conduct its 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders in the Emerald Ballroom at the Capital Plaza Hotel in Topeka, Kan. The audio of the meeting will be accessible on the Westar Energy homepage, www.WestarEnergy.com. The meeting and webcast will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern (10 a.m. Central) MarketWire

Correction to Teekay LNG Partners Conference Call Dial-In
Teekay LNG Partners (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP) is providing a correction to the previously released dial-in information for its first quarter 2011 earnings conference call scheduled for Friday, May 13, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. (ET). During the call, the Partnership will discuss the results for the first quarter of 2011 which were released earlier today. MarketWire

Richmont Mines Reports Strong Results in the First Quarter of 2011
Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC)(NYSE Amex: RIC), ("Richmont" or the "Company") is pleased to announce financial and operational results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Financial results are based on International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") and dollars are reported in Canadian currency, unless otherwise noted. MarketWire

Cyan CTO to Discuss Technology Advancements for Delivering Advanced Ethernet SLAs at TIA 2011: Inside the Network
Cyan today announced the company will be presenting at the first annual TIA 2011: Inside the Network conference taking place next week, May 17-20 at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas. Cyan CTO Steve West will discuss the importance of a multi-layer approach to network design and advanced SLA reporting along with Juniper Networks and wholesale network operator DukeNet. MarketWire

Manufacturing Enterprise Communications Announces "Progressive Manufacturers of the Year"
Manufacturing Enterprise Communications (MEC), publisher of Managing Automation and Manufacturing Executive Leadership Journal and producer of the Manufacturing Leadership Summit, today announced the companies that took top honors at the 2011 Progressive Manufacturing 100 Awards ceremony. MarketWire

PodPonics Expands to Underutilized Urban Site
PodPonics, an innovative, Atlanta-based produce company, announced today that it has signed a lease with the Atlanta Development Authority (ADA), as agent for the Atlanta Economic Renaissance Corporation, to relocate and expand to Southside Industrial Park. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Atlanta City Councilmember Joyce M MarketWire

Classic Design Concepts Challenger Wide Body Kit Featured in "The Fast and The Furious Five"
Classic Design Concepts, an innovative leader in the automotive restyling industry, is proud to share that the CDC Challenger Wide Body Kit is featured in the new movie "Fast Five MarketWire

Governor Chris Christie Highlights New Jersey's Competitive Advantage for Global Companies
Governor Chris Christie today highlighted New Jersey's competitive advantage as a destination and marketplace for global companies during his keynote address at the 20th Annual Conference of Committee of 100, a leadership organization of Chinese Americans at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

MicroPhage, Inc. Announces the Formation of Its Medical Advisory Board
MicroPhage, Inc. announced today that it has formed a Medical Advisory Board to guide the Company as it moves into the commercialization phase of its novel diagnostic technology. The board is comprised of four internationally recognized clinicians in the field of pathogenic bacteria and antibiotic susceptibility. Richard Proctor, M.D., will chair the committee. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Receives PROVECTUS Award at MDB Capital's Bright Lights Conference 2011
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, received the PROVECTUS Award from MDB Capital Group at its annual Bright Lights Conference in New York City on May 10, 2011. MarketWire

Criteria Corp's Subscriber Base Tops 500
Criteria Corp, a leading provider of pre-employment testing services, today announced that its HireSelect® software has surpassed 500 subscribers. HireSelect is a Software as a Service (SaaS) application that allows companies to administer pre-employment tests to prospective employees. HireSelect features aptitude, personality and skills tests. MarketWire

Scorpio Tankers Inc. Launches Public Offering of Its Common Stock and Announces Newbuilding Acquisition Negotiations
Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) (the "Company" or "Scorpio Tankers") announced today that it has commenced a public offering of 5,500,000 shares of its common stock. The proceeds of the offering are expected to be used, after assessing any working capital and other general corporate expense needs, to pursue vessel acquisitions consistent with the Company's acquisition strategy. MarketWire

CFC Releases Initial Results From 2010 Key Ratio Trend Analysis
The National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) (NYSE: NRU) (NYSE: NRC) announced preliminary results from its Key Ratio Trend Analysis (KRTA), an annual assessment of financial trends among electric distribution cooperatives nationwide. MarketWire

New Solutions for Home Improvements
What happens at the National Hardware Show in Vegas doesn't stay in Vegas -- instead, the show's best new products make their way to local home centers and hardware stores in time for the season's most popular projects MarketWire

Mexico to Accept "Merchandise Passports" for Temporary Imports
Business travelers to Mexico can soon take advantage of a new tool to expedite and reduce the cost of taking goods temporarily into the country MarketWire

Petango Comes to Aid of Pets Lost in Tuscaloosa Tornado
Pethealth Inc MarketWire

Talon International, Inc. Reports Sales Increase of 12% in First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Talon International, Inc. (OTCQB: TALN), aleading global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and interliningproducts, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31,2011. MarketWire

Premier Waterfront Lots, Condos at Smith Lake to Sell at J. P. King Auction, Some Absolute
At a real estate auction on June 4, four condominium units and 16 waterfront lots will be offered by J. P. King Auction Company, the nation's premier real estate auction marketing firm. Of the four three-bedroom, two-bath condos, two will sell absolute while four lots will sell absolute with no minimums and no reserves. MarketWire

ProMutual Physician and Surgeon Policyholders to Receive Fourth Consecutive Dividend; See No Rate Change
Medical Professional Mutual Insurance Company ("ProMutual") is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors recently declared a six percent dividend to most physician and surgeon policyholders in Massachusetts. This year's dividend announcement follows a six percent dividend in both 2010 and 2009 and a five percent dividend in 2008 MarketWire

Proof-Reading.com Ensures Flawless Business Documents for Pixelmator Team
Pixelmator Team, Ltd., a UK-based Mac software company and developer of the popular image editor Pixelmator, is delivering flawless business documents to customers worldwide by outsourcing their proofreading needs to Proof-Reading.com. Proof-Reading MarketWire

VHA Leadership Conference Examines Strategies and Solutions to Tackle Key Health Care Issues and Challenges
VHA Inc., the national health care network, will host its annual Leadership Conference from May 15-17 in San Diego, Calif. The conference will use a series of provocative and interactive discussions to help VHA's members gain insight on key health care issues and challenges that they grapple with every day. MarketWire

Cherryone Web Design Introduces New Social Media and SEO Clients
Cherryone Web Design, a Chicago Internet marketing agency, is proud to announce its latest Social Media and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) projects: MarketWire

PEAK Automation Controller (PAC) 5.0 Achieves Powered by SAP NetWeaver(R) Certification
PEAK Technologies, a Platinum Equity Company, today announced that its PEAK Automation Controller 5.0 software suite has been certified for integration with SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment (CE) 7.1 via the SAP® integration scenario JAVA-EE-ADV 7.1. The Powered by SAP NetWeaver certification confirms the existence of product features in accordance with SAP certification procedures. MarketWire

Twin Rivers Paper Targets QSR and Food Service Applications
Twin Rivers Paper Company has expanded its line of specialty packaging papers to better meet the needs of quick serve restaurants (QSRs) and the food service industry, including package functionality, sustainability requirements and brand differentiation. MarketWire

BSQUARE Appoints Mark Whiteside as Vice President, Professional Services
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected devices, today announced the appointment of Mark Whiteside as vice president, professional services MarketWire

EXIT Realty's US President, Tami Bonnell, Named as Finalist in 2011 American Business Awards
Tami Bonnell, President of the US Organization of EXIT Realty Corp. International was named a Finalist today in the category of Executive of the Year - Services in the 2011 American Business Awards. MarketWire

Cosi, Inc. Reports 2011 First Quarter Results
Così, Inc. (NASDAQ: COSI), the premiumconvenience restaurant company, today reported a net loss for the firstquarter ended March 28, 2011 of $(2,140,000), or $(0.04) per basic anddiluted common share, compared with a net loss of $(3,054,000), or $(0.06)per basic and diluted common share, for the 2010 first quarter. MarketWire

UPDATE: ProductionHUB Adds Recruitment Tools to Bridge Gap Between Corporate Human Resources and Media & Entertainment Professionals
ProductionHUB.com, the search engine for media & entertainment, adds online recruitment tools to enhance its targeted, viral job board. As a result of these new tools, there has been increased activity among human resources professionals and hiring managers using ProductionHUB to connect and hire MarketWire

MerchantCircle Now Featuring Free "Request a Quote" Functionality for Local Consumers
MerchantCircle, the largest online network of local business owners in the nation, today announced that it is now delivering qualified consumer leads to its more than 1.6 million local merchant members MarketWire

US Ecology, Inc. to Present at the Houlihan Lokey 6th Annual Global Industrials Conference
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company") today announced that Jim Baumgardner, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present an overview of the Company's operations at the Houlihan Lokey 6th Annual Global Industrials Conference on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. MarketWire

eSignSystems to Present on eSignature Adoption at GTS 2011 Mortgage Industry Conference
eSignSystems, a division of Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX), has announced that Executive Vice President Kelly Purcell will open the Global Technology Summit 2011 on May 16 with a presentation addressing the efficiency of electronic signatures in the mortgage industry, from appraisals to loan closings MarketWire

Okta Heats Up Cloud With Rapid Customer, Partnership Uptake Since January Launch
Today, Okta, the leading on-demand identity and access management service, announced significant growth since its January launch, closing a number of new customer subscriptions and partnerships, as well as adding hundreds of applications to the Okta Application Network MarketWire

eDiets.com(R) Announces Results for Q1 2011
eDiets.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Pristine Advisers, LLC Announces Update to Its Closed-End Fund Conference
Pristine Advisers, LLC International Investor Relations and Financial Communications firm will be hosting its Annual Retail Investor Symposium at the New York Stock Exchange on June 1, 2011. MarketWire

Vertro, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
Vertro, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTRO) today reportedfinancial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

CrownPeak Named as Finalist in Two Categories for 2011 American Business Awards(SM)
CrownPeak, the market leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) for Web content management, was named a finalist today for the 2011 American Business Awards in two categories -- Product Development/Management Team of the Year and Marketing Campaign of the Year. MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies (ADTI) and Texas A&M University Form Strategic Alliance to Accelerate Defense and Communications Product Developments
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF), a developer of breakthrough technologies for military defense, homeland security and commercial communications systems announced today that they have formed a strategic alliance with Texas A&M University. The alliance is focused on the development of new products in the areas of defense and communications. MarketWire

Global NuTech, Inc. Subsidiary Sets Closing Date for Joint Venture Involving 25 Texas Oil Wells
Global NuTech, Inc. (OTCBB: BOCL) (www.globalnutechinc.com) announced today that on May 31, 2011 the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, NuTec Energy, Inc., will close the transaction forming a joint venture with Wagley Oil & Gas, Inc. involving 25 oil and gas wells in Texas. The wells include formerly producing, shut-in wells and currently producing wells. MarketWire

eLoyalty Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
eLoyalty Corporation (NASDAQ: ELOY), aleading Behavioral Analytics services and Integrated Contact Solutionscompany, today announced financial results for the first quarter endedApril 2, 2011. MarketWire

ProductionHUB Adds Recruitment Tools to Bridge Gap Between Corporate Human Resources and Media & Entertainment Professionals
ProductionHUB.com, the search engine for media & entertainment, adds online recruitment tools to enhance its targeted, viral job board. As a result of these new tools, there has been increased activity among human resources professionals and hiring managers using ProductionHUB to connect and hire MarketWire

Satori Software Taps Corey Smith to Secure High-Volume Mailing Solution Market
Satori Software welcomes Corey Smith to its management team as its new vice president of production mailing solutions. In this new role, Smith will be responsible for helping Satori Software evolve its high-end mailing solutions to meet the needs of its current and future high-volume mailing customers. MarketWire

ManageEngine Announces OpStor, Industry's First Single Console Multi-Vendor Storage Monitoring Solution
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Paulson Capital Corp. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Paulson Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: PLCC), parent company of Paulson Investment Company, Inc., today reported a net loss of $381,210 (or ($0.07) per share) for the three months ended March 31, 2011 versus a loss of $240,064 (or ($0.04) per share) for March 31, 2010. Revenues for March 31, 2011 totaled $4,921,967 versus $4,771,855 for the same period in 2010. MarketWire

StartupNation.com Honors Nation's Leading Moms in Business
From among contestants across the United States, Clever Container has been ranked 49 in StartupNation.com's 2011 Leading Moms in Business competition (www.startupnation.com/leading-moms-in-business). MarketWire

National PTA Announces 2011 Reflections Award Recipients
Today, National PTA® announced the 2011 Reflections Outstanding Interpretation Award winners in six arts categories, along with almost 200 other Awards of Excellence and Merit. In its 41st year, Reflections is one of the country's oldest and largest arts recognition programs. MarketWire

Available at The Home Depot, Moen's Telford(TM) Bath Suite Offers Beautiful Traditional Styling
For homeowners looking to enhance the quality and style of the bathroom, Moen®, the number one faucet brand in North America, has the answer: the new Telford™ bath suite. Available at The Home Depot, the traditionally styled collection features an exquisitely designed bathroom faucet and showerhead ... all at an affordable price. MarketWire

Innovation Group Recognized With a 2011 Insurance IT RAVE Award for Insurer Claims
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group), a global provider of business process outsourcing and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries, today announced the company's Insurer Claims solution has been recognized with a 2011 Insurance IT RAVE Award. MarketWire

UPDATE: Kumho Introduces Direct Replacement LED T8 Lamp
Kumho Electric is introducing the Earthcare Direct Replacement LED T8, a lamp that can simply be snapped into an existing fluorescent fixture, freeing maintenance contractors from the time consuming, costly process of re-wiring T8 fixtures to accommodate an LED lamp. MarketWire

ACWA Honors East Bay Municipal Utility District With 2011 Clair A. Hill Award
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented the prestigious Clair A. Hill Award to East Bay Municipal Utility District for its innovative Richmond Advanced Recycled Expansion (RARE) water project. MarketWire

ACWA Presents Leadership Award to Daniel G. Nelson
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) has presented its 2011 Excellence in Water Leadership Award to Daniel G. Nelson, executive director of the San Luis & Delta-Mendota Water Authority. MarketWire

Zapaday Launches Open News Agenda
The Dutch company Zapaday today launches an open news agenda and public calendar. The website, www.zapaday.com, offers the world's most comprehensive source of information about the future. Visitors can register for a preview of the site, which is now in Alpha. In June, the site will be freely accessible for everyone. MarketWire

C3 Office Solutions Opens Its Doors in Santa Ana
With a legacy of 17 years in the copier and document management business, newly formed C3 Office Solutions, a value-added service provider in document imaging, copiers, printers, scanners, managed print services and digital display solutions, has officially opened its office in Santa Ana, Calif. To celebrate, the family-owned company is holding an open house at their offices on May 18 from 10 a MarketWire

ManageEngine Announces General Availability of OpManager On-Demand, SaaS-Based Network and Server Monitoring for Enterprises and MSPs
Built on a robust SaaS framework to deliver a scalable, highly available and secure solution on the cloud. Combines network and server monitoring with fault and performance management in a unified application. Flexible and easy pricing options, including a Free edition MarketWire

Pacific Crest Securities Expands Presence in China Through Acquisition
Pacific Crest Securities, the leading technology investment bank, today announced that it has acquired certain assets of Pacific Epoch, an investment research company specializing in China's technology sectors and companies. MarketWire

FICOH Implements ISCS's SurePower Innovation(R) for Personal Lines Auto
ISCS is pleased to announce that First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has implemented ISCS's SurePower Innovation® Policy Administration Suite for FICOH's new personal lines auto business, and is live with a direct-to-consumer sales portal that innovatively combines direct sales with service by FICOH's independent agent network. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Pricing of $105.0 Million 8 5/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2017
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition" or the "Company") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that the Company and Navios Acquisition Finance (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, priced $105.0 million of 8 5/8% first priority ship mortgage notes due 2017 (the "Notes") at 102.25% plus accrued interest from May 1, 2011 MarketWire

ManageEngine Readies Network Management Platform for Large Enterprises, Enhances Scalability, Maintains Ease-of-Use and Low Cost
Interop Las Vegas, Booth 1859 MarketWire

BioCube, Inc. Provides Corporate Update
BioCube, Inc. (OTCQB: BICB) (PINKSHEETS: BICB), a "Life Sciences" company that specializes in advancing the use of electro-chemical activation (ECA) technology in today's commercial markets, provides the following interim update on its activities: MarketWire

ClearCorrect Announces Its Countersuit Against Align Technology
ClearCorrect, LLC, a manufacturer of transparent orthodontic aligners, commonly known as clear braces or invisible braces, announces its countersuit against Align Technology in the patent infringement suit Align filed on March 2, 2011. MarketWire

NCSBN Announces Signing of "Memorandum of Understanding" Between Nursing Regulatory Bodies
In keeping with its vision to advance regulatory excellence worldwide, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) (www.ncsbn MarketWire

Attention Planning Editors: Xi'an Qujiang Film and TV Investment Group to Announce First U.S. Film Investment in Hollywood Ceremony
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D-Link
In the news release, "D-Link Leads Home Wireless Industry With Compreensive IPv6-Ready Products and Resources," issued earlier today by D-Link, we are advised by the company that the Headline should instead read "D-Link Leads Home Wireless Industry With Comprehensive IPv6-Ready Products and Resources." Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

The Omni Group Brings OmniOutliner to the iPad
The Omni Group, a developer of productivity applications for Mac and iOS, today announced that OmniOutliner is now available on the iPad MarketWire

Realtors(R) Urge Regulators to Rethink Mortgage Requirements
A proposed rule to define qualified residential mortgages (QRM) under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd-Frank Act) would unnecessarily restrict access to home ownership MarketWire

Evolve Discovery Awarded Relativity "Best in Service" Designation in 2011
Evolve Discovery, a full service litigation consulting and project management company, is proud to announce that it has once again been recognized as a Relativity Best in Service partner by kCura, the developers of Relativity. Evolve Discovery has now achieved the Best in Service award in both 2010 and 2011. MarketWire

Tiny Chat, Web's Fastest-Growing Video Group Chat Portal, Launches First-Ever Location-Based Video Group Chat
TinyChat (www.tinychat.com), the web's fastest growing video group chat portal, announced today that it has launched the first-ever location-based video group chat experience MarketWire

Update: Corporate Execs Eyeing Career Changes
Scores of high-ranking corporate executives are considering starting or buying a business, creating an historic opportunity for franchise companies looking for new talent. MarketWire

Sleepy's Announces New Community Relations Program Called 'Bedder Days'
Sleepy's, the Mattress Professionals, today announced the launch of a community relations and cause marketing program. Under the umbrella theme of "Bedder Days," the new program will partner with select organizations serving those in need, particularly after a natural disaster or other life-changing event or situation that displaces individuals from their homes MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.-Pilot Mountain Resources Update
Pacific Gold Corp. (PINK SHEETS: PCFG) announced today that the Company's subsidiary, Pilot Mountain Resources Inc. ("PMR"), has granted to Pilot Metals Inc., a subsidiary of Black Fire Minerals Limited of Australia (ASX: BFE) a 100 day extension to the diligence period in the Option and Asset Sale Agreement ("Agreement") as announced on February 14th. MarketWire

Bravo Health Welcomes Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Into Network
Bravo Health - a HealthSpring company and provider of Medicare Advantage plans dedicated to offering beneficiaries access to high quality, cost-effective health care, today announced that effective May 1, 2011, Bravo Health Mid-Atlantic has contracted with Nanticoke Memorial Hospital (NMH). NMH operates in Western Sussex County, Delaware MarketWire

Commerce Secretary Gary Locke Reflects on His Personal Political Journey, Exhorts More Asian Americans to Take Up Public Service
United States Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke today addressed the 20th Annual Conference of Committee of 100, an organization of leading Chinese Americans. MarketWire

NCSBN Transition to Practice Site Coordinators Meeting Held
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) www.ncsbn.org recently held a special Transition to Practice Study (TTPS) kickoff meeting for the individuals who will serve as site coordinators (SCs) in the 112 selected hospitals in Illinois, Ohio and North Carolina during Phase I of this study. MarketWire

Housing and Economic Forecasts Point to Rising Activity
Home sales are expected to stay on an uptrend through 2012, although the performance will be uneven with mortgage constraints weighing on the market, according to experts at a residential real estate forum today at the Realtors® Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo here. MarketWire

Courtenay Semel and William Benson Red Carpet, Co-Hosts of Billionaires Row, Launch With Ferrari Maserati of Long Island Fast Cars and Stars Event June 4
The Billionaires Row and Ferrari Event will premiere the latest California 599 Model with celeb-socialite, billionaire heiress Courtenay Semel (Advisory Board Member), and Founder William Benson, who will be the Red Carpet Hosts for the June 4th invitation only event at Ferrari Maserati of Long Island, beginning at 7:00pm MarketWire

Surescripts Report: Federal Incentives to Support Health IT Helped Grow Nation's Use of E-Prescriptions by 72 Percent in 2010
Surescripts today announced the release of "The National Progress Report on E-Prescribing and Interoperable Healthcare" for 2010. The report is the fourth in an annual series that tracks the status of e-prescribing adoption and use in the United States MarketWire

Allied Electronics Named Distributor of the Year by L-com Global Connectivity
Allied Electronics was recently recognized by L-com Global Connectivity as Distributor of the Year. Allied received the award for leading L-com's distribution channel with the top sales results and fastest growth. MarketWire

Music & Arts Launches Campaign That Gives the Gift of Music
From April through June 2011, Music & Arts (http://www.musicarts.com/), a division of the Guitar Center and the nation's largest school musical instrument retailer, is launching a regional community service campaign called Pass the Music On! to inspire kids to be community service leaders of their generation and benefit local public school music programs. MarketWire

Change in Metso's Vice President, Investor Relations
Metso Corporation's press release on May 12, 2011, 6:00 p.m. local time Johanna Henttonen, Vice President, Investor Relations, is leaving Metso totake a position as head of investor relations at ABB Group in early July.Henttonen has been heading Metso's investor relations since 2005. Metso has started a process to recruit a successor MarketWire

Vangent, Inc. to Review First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 19, 2011
Vangent, Inc., a leading provider of information management and strategic business process services, will review the first quarter 2011 financial results via teleconference on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 5:00 pm ET. MarketWire

Profitable First Quarter 2011 Reported by First Aviation
First Aviation Services Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FAVS)today released reviewed financial statements for the first quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. Net income of $188 thousand was achieved on sales of $29million. Aaron Hollander, Chairman and CEO, said: "The first quarterperformance was close to our budgeted expectations and represents asignificant improvement over the fourth quarter of the prior year MarketWire

New Cloud Offering "Secured By Tripwire(SM)" Selected by Datapipe
Tripwire, a leading global provider of IT security and compliance automation solutions, today announced that Datapipe, a provider of managed services and infrastructure for IT and cloud computing, has selected Secured by Tripwire MarketWire

Lumenpulse to Show 20 New LED Fixtures at LIGHTFAIR International Booth #3511
Lumenpulse Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of high performance, sustainable architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, will show for the first time its twenty recently announced fixtures at LIGHTFAIR International in Philadelphia, May 17-19, 2011. MarketWire

Artificial Lift Co. Appoints Alex Kosmala as CEO
The Artificial Lift Company Ltd. (ALC), a leading artificial lift service company in the oil and gas industry, today announced it appointed Alexandre Kosmala as CEO. MarketWire

Intermedia Finds Business Professionals Choosing iPhone Over Android
Android market share and popularity among consumers continues to climb, but business professionals generally prefer the iPhone, according to Intermedia, the world's largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider. Intermedia, which manages 320,000 premium hosted Exchange email accounts, reviewed the number of ActiveSync(1)-based smartphones its customers activated MarketWire

VuQo Signs Agreement With New York/New Jersey Distributor
VuQo Holdings Corp. (PINKSHEETS: VUQO) announces that it has signed an exclusive agreement with American Importing to distribute VuQo Premium Vodka in New York and New Jersey. MarketWire

China Awards Patent to ThalesNano's Revolutionary Lab Ozonolysis System, the O-Cube(TM)
ThalesNano today reported that the China Patent and Trademark Office (CPO) has granted a patent for its flow ozonolysis instrument, the O-Cube™, including several aspects of its proprietary underlying technology. MarketWire

As Healthcare Industry Moves More Broadly to Electronic Records, Interbit Data's NetSafe Offers Data Protection During System Downtimes
For healthcare providers implementing electronic health records (EHRs) to meet American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) requirements for "Meaningful Use" of patient data, there's a solution that ensures uninterrupted data access in the event of a system failure or downtime MarketWire

vServe24/7 Introduces Customized Cloud Computing Services to Meet a Range of Operational Challenges at Enterprises of All Sizes
vServe24/7, a strategic business unit of Nous Infosystems, announces its customized cloud computing environment offerings to help customers increase their operational efficiency and achieve significant cost savings. MarketWire

Pilat HR Solutions and The University of Illinois at Chicago Take the Stage at 2011 CUPA-HR Midwest Region Conference
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2011 American Business Awards(SM) Announce Finalists for Coveted Annual Honors
Finalists were announced today in The 9th Annual American Business Awards. Companies as diverse as Apple, Groupon, General Electric, Procter & Gamble, and The Walt Disney Company are among those recognized. Lists of Finalists by category have been published at http://www.stevieawards.com/aba. MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems to Present at SEVEN, Noble Financial Capital Markets' Equity Conference on May 16, 2011
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading skilled nursing and assisted living provider, has been invited to present at 'SEVEN,' Noble Financial Capital Markets' Seventh Annual Equity Conference. The conference will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Florida on May 16-17, 2011. MarketWire

Electronic Cigarettes Debut at NASCAR Event, Enter the Club Scene
Beach Marketing reports on internet consumer trends. Since 2009, the company has chronicled the rise of electronic cigarettes, the popular vapor cigarette alternative that provides a nicotine-filled smoking sensation for people who are looking to smoke without ash, waste, or second hand smoke MarketWire

Duncan/Channon Wins Pencil at the One Show Design Awards for Farrier Wine Packaging
Integrated advertising agency Duncan/Channon took home a Bronze Pencil for its Farrier wine packaging at this week's One Show Design Awards in New York. This design work, and the recognition it is receiving, illustrates the agency's truly integrated approach to solving its clients' marketing and business challenges. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe to Host and Webcast 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution earth imagery products and services, will host its 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, May 19, 2011, beginning at 9 a.m. Mountain Time at The Meeting Place in Longmont, Colorado. MarketWire

Enbridge Energy Partners Plans a $286 Million 75-Mile Line Replacement Program on the Lakehead System
Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: EEP) (the "Partnership") today announced additional capital investments to replace portions of its Line 6B pipeline system that spans from Griffith, Indiana, through Michigan to the international border at the St. Clair River MarketWire

Get Dad Out to Enjoy Mother Nature, Protect Gear With OtterBox
In celebration of Great Outdoors Month and Father's Day this June, OtterBox® encourages Dad to get out and enjoy Mother Nature knowing his technology and gadgets are protected! Get Dad out of his business suit and into the great outdoors. MarketWire

FuzeBuy Brings Spark to Loyalty and Online Gifting
A new brand (yet with years of experience) is on the block and their focus is on powering loyalty and online gifting solutions. FuzeBuy is the newest group within the well-known and trusted family of Jet. This is anything but a new offering from the card manufacturer MarketWire

Spark Networks(R) Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Spark Networks, Inc. (NYSE Amex: LOV), aleading provider of online personals services, today reported financialresults for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Delaware River Waterfront Corporation Opens Philadelphia's Newest Park, the Race Street Pier
Today, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC ) along with Mayor Nutter officially opened the new Race Street Pier, the first new public space of its kind on the Central Delaware River Waterfront to be realized as part of DRWC's ambitious new Master Plan for the Central Delaware River Waterfront MarketWire

Kumho Introduces Direct Replacement LED T8 Lamp
Kumho Electric is introducing the Earthcare Direct Replacement LED T8, a lamp that can simply be snapped into an existing fluorescent fixture, freeing maintenance contractors from the time consuming, costly process of re-wiring T8 fixtures to accommodate an LED lamp. MarketWire

Fortune Oil and Gas, Inc. (FOGC) Completes Acquisition of Cressent Energy
Fortune Oil & Gas, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: FOGC) (www.fortuneoilandgascorp.com) is pleased to announce that it has finalized its deal to acquire Cressent Energy (www.cressentenergy.com). MarketWire

Vivecoach Executive Exercise Challenge at Brocade Drives Record Engagement
Vivecoach, the leading corporate wellness challenge application company, announces that its customer, Brocade (recently ranked one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work in the San Francisco Bay Area), has recently completed a 531-person global exercise challenge MarketWire

Want Your Big Break this Summer? Want to Perform with Rascal Flatts, Sara Evans and Easton Corbin? Enter CAPITAL HOEDOWN SHOWDOWN Today!
Note to editors: A video is included with this press release. MarketWire

Engage121 Expands Into Europe
Engage121, Inc., a software firm specializing in customer relationship management through social media, announces a newly expanded sales presence in the United Kingdom, headed up by media industry veteran, Evelyn Timson. MarketWire

Verdi Productions Inc. Completes Feature Film Loosies, Directed by Michael Corrente, Produced by Chad A. Verdi, Starring Peter Facinelli of the Twilight Sagas and Jaimie Alexander of Thor
Film Production Company Verdi Productions Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed the feature film, Loosies. MarketWire

(NVAE) Savanna East Africa Housing, Healthcare and Technology Development Updates to Be Featured in Upcoming CEO Webcast
Savanna East Africa, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVAE) recently announced the Company has scheduled an update Webcast from CEO Randell Torno for release next Tuesday, May 17th. The purpose of today's announcement is to highlight key topics to be featured in the upcoming Webcast. MarketWire

D-Link Leads Home Wireless Industry With Compreensive IPv6-Ready Products and Resources
Continuing to provide home networking consumers with leading connectivity products and solutions, D-Link today announced it offers one of the industry's largest portfolios of consumer products shipping with "IPv6 Ready Phase II" certification. And to underscore its commitment and support of the transition from IPv4 to IPv6, D-Link today unveiled "IPv6 Readiness" at http://www.dlink MarketWire

3i Infotech's Director of Postal Services Testifies Before Congress on Future of Paper Mail
How fast American consumers and businesses accelerate their shift from receiving paper bills and paying them with checks to receiving and paying bills online will depend more on what steps the U.S MarketWire

Whistler Resort Management Selects INFO-Tracker(R) to Take Its Business to New Heights
Netintegrity Inc., a leading developer of property and maintenance management software, announced today that Whistler Resort Management, one of the Sea to Sky Corridor's largest strata (condominium) management companies, has acquired INFO-Tracker® to help optimize its business. MarketWire

iSECUREtrac to Release First Quarter 2011 Financial Results May 16, 2011
iSECUREtrac Corp. (OTCBB: ISEC), an industry leader in electronic monitoring solutions, today announced that the Company will report its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 on Monday, May 16, 2011. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies Files First Quarter Financial Results Reflecting 21% Revenue Increase Over First Quarter Last Year
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"), www.connectyx.com, manufacturer and distributor of the MedFlash®, a Personal Health and Wellness Management System (ePHM) designed for maintaining personal health records (PHR), filed its first quarter, 2011 financial results recording a 21% increase in revenues compared to the first quarter of 2010 MarketWire

Everbridge Selected to Present at MAVA Capital Connection's 2011 Technology Investor Event
Everbridge, the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that it has been selected by the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA) to present at its annual Capital Connection™ event May 12-13 at the J.W. Marriott Hotel, Washington, DC MarketWire

Paradigm Wins Second Consecutive Case In Point Platinum Award
Paradigm Management Services has won the Case In Point Platinum Award for the best workers' compensation case management program for the second consecutive year. This annual awards program recognizes the most successful and innovative case management programs in 26 categories across the healthcare spectrum MarketWire

NB Therapeutics Appoints Jeff O'Donnell as Chairman of the Board
NB Therapeutics (formerly Nitric BioTherapeutics), a pharmaceutical development company specializing in dermatology, podiatry and anti-infective products, today announced the appointment of Jeff O'Donnell as Chairman of the Board. Mr MarketWire

Longitude Health and the Gund Company Partner to Deliver Comprehensive Health and Wellness Employee Benefit
Longitude Health, Inc. (www.longitudehealth.com), a technology based provider of guided health and wellness solutions, today announced that The Gund Company has selected its Total Health & Wellness(SM) program to provide integrated wellness and disease management for all eligible employees and interested spouses. MarketWire

Expertus Honored as "Top 20 Training Outsourcing Company" for Fifth Consecutive Year
Expertus (www.expertus.com), a global provider of software and services that optimize the business impact of learning, today announced that it has been named one of TrainingIndustry.com's "Top 20 Training Outsourcing Companies" for the fifth consecutive year. TrainingIndustry MarketWire

Aberdeen Publishes Telecommunications, Manufacturing, SCM, Storage and Virtualization Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Communications, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Global Supply Management, and IT Infrastructure research practices. MarketWire

Alabama Life and Health Insurance PreLicense Exam Prep Courses Now Available From PreLicense.com(TM)
PreLicense.com, a service of WebCE®, recently released three new online courses designed to help applicants pass the Alabama Life, Alabama Health and the Alabama Life and Health insurance licensing exams. The Alabama Life and the Alabama Health courses are approved by the Alabama Department of Insurance to fulfill the 20-hour prelicense education requirements for each line of authority MarketWire

VisualMED Moves Forward With Implementation of Its New Smart EHR
VisualMED Clinical Solutions Corp. (The "Company") (PINKSHEETS: VMCS) (FRANKFURT: VA6.F) announces that it will proceed with the implementation of its signature smart electronic health record with full CPOE, decision support and medical alerts at a private general practice facility in southern Florida MarketWire

How to Enjoy Clean, Clear Water: Quick Tips With GE Water Filters
It's that time of year again; time to get back into shape by working out, eating right and drinking your proper daily intake of water. Of course whipping your body back into beach-worthy condition isn't easy, and for some, drinking the right amount of water can be the most difficult part MarketWire

New Demand Results From Positive Communication Trend -- Industry Report Featuring Sirius XM Radio Inc. and Level 3 Communications, Inc.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) and Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Emerging Economies Driving New Growth -- Industry Report Featuring Stryker Corporation and Boston Scientific Corporation
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) and Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

'A Warrior's Heart' Premieres at Cannes
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today A WARRIOR'S HEART starring Twilight's Kellan Lutz and Ashley Greene is premiering tonight at Cannes. The premiere will take place in the Palais at 6:00 pm in screening room C MarketWire

BSQUARE Corporation to Present at the 12th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) today announced that Brian Crowley, the Company's chief executive officer, and Scott Mahan, its chief financial officer, will be presenting at the 12th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference. The conference will be held May 23 - 25, 2011 at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, 1700 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, Calif MarketWire

TZ Limited Announces First Global Deployment of Residential Packaged Asset Delivery Solution, TZ Concierge(TM)
TZ Limited's wholly owned subsidiary Telezygology, Inc. (TZI) has announced the first commercial deployment of TZI's Packaged Asset Delivery residential solution, TZ Concierge™, to be installed at the prestigious Sterling Private Residences Tower in downtown Chicago, Illinois MarketWire

Enterprise Social Software Start-Up Magnet Systems(TM) Selected as FiRe 2011 FiReStarter Company
Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that Magnet Systems™, Inc. has been selected as a 2011 FiReStarter company, to be featured at its annual Future in Review (FiRe) technology conference MarketWire

Quantum Bit Induction Technology, Inc. Is Creating Fusion Power Device From Its Working Prototype
Quantum Bit Induction Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QBII) has acquired commercial rights to a fusion device that produces heat and with successful modifications should soon produce electricity. The fusion device is small and uses very little fuel while producing substantial amounts of energy in the process MarketWire

mPhase Technologies Releases Photo of Smart Surface Technology
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) today released a photograph that shows its smart surface technology's dramatic ability to repel liquids. In the embedded photograph the viewer can see individual water droplets in a 3x4 array sitting on top of an mPhase created smart porous silicon membrane. MarketWire

JMAR Express Chooses TAB Bank for Asset-Based Lending Facility
JMAR Express Inc. of Searcy, AR has chosen TAB Bank for a $1 million asset-based credit line. This new financial relationship will enable JMAR Express to continue growing and doing what it does best -- providing fast and dependable transportation services for their customers. MarketWire

Teekay Offshore Partners Reports First Quarter Results
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Teekay Tankers Ltd. Reports First Quarter Results
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Teekay Corporation Reports First Quarter Results
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Teekay LNG Partners Reports First Quarter Results
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Global Automakers Rebuild Competitive Landscape -- Industry Report Featuring Ford Motor Co. and General Motors Co.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Precious Metals Exchange Corp., dba Legends Food Corporation, Names CEO and Clarifies and Defines Stock Issue and Availability
Precious Metals Exchange Corp. (PINKSHEETS: PRMX), dba Legends Food Corporation, today announced that it welcomes Ty Gerot to the Company as Chief Executive Officer. The Company is also conducting an immediate accounting of all stock due to recent inquiries from shareholders and the public. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe to Present at J.P. Morgan 39th Annual Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global content provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Yancey Spruill, will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan 39th Annual Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on Monday, May 16, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

Read to Succeed: School Zone Gives Parents and Kids the Necessary Tools
Emergent readers need lots of help from parents, caregivers and teachers to succeed, but thankfully School Zone Publishing has harnessed their over 30 years of educational experience to create the Start to Read! Program. Originally developed by educator and School Zone co-founder Dr MarketWire

Kamakura Announces New KRIS Credit Crisis Liquidity Risk Data Base
Kamakura Corporation announced Thursday that it has begun offering the Kamakura Risk Information Services Credit Crisis Liquidity Risk Data Base ("KRIS CCLR") to clients in 34 countries MarketWire

Safeway Inc. to Webcast 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) will webcast its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at 1:30 p.m. PT. MarketWire

Carol Smoot Joins Global Human Resources Outsourcing as Business Development Manager
GHRO, Global Human Resources Outsourcing, an HR Services firm and PEO organization, announced this week the appointment of Carol Smoot as its new Business Development Manager. Carol has been involved in the sales of business products and solutions for years and GHRO is very pleased to have Carol join the firm MarketWire

CalAmp to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Rick Gold, will be presenting at upcoming investor conferences. These conferences include: MarketWire

ConnectSmart ControlPoint Software for Powerfully Managing Systems Within One Restaurant or Across Hundreds Showcased at NRA by QSR Automations
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Continuum CEO to Speak at TEDxOrangeCoast on Thursday, May 19
Continuum, a global innovation and design consultancy, today announced that CEO Harry West will speak at the inaugural TEDxOrangeCoast Conference on Thursday, May 19th. West will discuss his Five Steps of Innovation at the one-day conference held at the The Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. MarketWire

Ericsson management briefing in New York
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Atlantic Wind & Solar Announces the Appointment of New CEO -- Adds Two Members to Its Board of Directors & Provides Status Update Regarding Power Purchase Agreements
Atlantic Wind & Solar (PINKSHEETS: AWSL) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Holcombe and Dr. Luc C. Duchesne to its board of directors and the resignation of Mr. Pierre Cousin as CEO. MarketWire

NIS Holdings Provides Further Details for the Previous Announcements on the"EARN-IQ Reward Yourself" Program
NIS HOLDINGS CORP. (OTCQB: NISC) -- The retail market is heavily saturated with an abundance of loyalty programs making it difficult for small or medium-sized businesses to gain a foothold. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Proposed Private Offering of $105.0 Million of 8 5/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2017
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition" or the "Company") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that the Company and Navios Acquisition Finance (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, intend to offer through a private placement, subject to market and other conditions, approximately $105.0 million of 8 5/8% first priority ship mortgage notes due 2017 (the "Notes") MarketWire

GC China Turbine Appoints Seasoned Financial Veteran as New CFO
GC China Turbine Corporation ("GC China" or the "Company") (OTCBB: GCHT) today announced the appointment of Mr. Chen Guijun, as CFO and Principal Accounting Officer, effective on May 8, 2011. MarketWire

Antenna Software's President and CEO Jim Hemmer to Speak at Mass Technology Leadership Council
Antenna Software, enabling business transformation through compelling mobile experiences, today announced that its President and CEO, Jim Hemmer will be speaking on the global impact of mobility at the Mass Technology Leadership Council on Friday, May 13, 2011. MarketWire

Quaterra Acquires Butte Valley Copper Prospect in Nevada
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced the acquisition of the Butte Valley porphyry copper prospect, located in eastern Nevada about 40 miles north of Ely in north-central White Pine County. The Company has acquired approximately forty-five square miles of mineral rights by optioning and staking a total of 1,483 unpatented U.S. lode claims. MarketWire

Gold Standard Acquires Leases Adjacent to Railroad Property From Newmont
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) ("Gold Standard") www.goldstandardv.com announced today it has entered into a "Minerals Lease and Agreement" to lease four sections totaling 2,560 acres (the "Lease") from Newmont USA Limited, a subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation. Two of the four sections are staked public lands which carry no underlying royalty MarketWire

CNR Clarifies Market Confusion
China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE Amex: CNR) clarifies market confusion on results announcement. MarketWire

Pacific Biomarkers to Present at 2011 AAPS National Biotechnology Conference in San Francisco on May 17
Pacific Biomarkers, Inc. (PBI) (OTCBB: PBMC), a provider of biomarker laboratory services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostics industries, announced that representatives from the company will speak at the 2011 AAPS National Biotechnology Conference being held at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square in San Francisco, California on May 16-18 MarketWire

Bio-Rad Named One of the '2011 Best Places to Work' in the San Francisco Bay Area
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and (NYSE: BIO.B), has been named one of the "2011 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" by the San Francisco Business Times. Bio-Rad appeared in the top 10 ranking in the category of companies that have over 1,501 employees in the Bay Area. This is the second year in a row that Bio-Rad has received this recognition. MarketWire

Bayless Behavioral Health Teams Up With Axxess Unlimited to Launch Online Portal for Mental Health Patients
Bayless Behavioral Health Solutions (BHS), a leading Phoenix-based provider of behavioral health services, worked with Axxess Unlimited to develop and pilot a revolutionary portal for collecting and sharing information on behavioral health patients MarketWire

Adia Nutrition (PINKSHEETS: PIVX) Announces Chewable Probiotics Launch at Earthfest 2011
Adia Nutrition, a subsidiary of 3Me, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PIVX), is proud and to announce the launch of its chewable probiotic on May 21, 2011 at Earthfest in Boston. MarketWire

NeuLion Reports Q1 2011 Results
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the multi-platform broadcast technology company, today announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2011 (all amounts are in U.S. dollars): MarketWire

Acquia Speaks on the Future of Open Source in the Cloud at 2011 Open Source Business Conference
Open Source Business Conference -- Acquia, the world's leading provider of commercial open source social publishing solutions for Drupal, today announced that CEO Tom Erickson will speak at the Open Source Business Conference 2011 (OSBC) as part of the panel about the Future of Open Source in the Cloud. MarketWire

Douglas Lake Expands Geophysical Surveys at Magambazi and Kwandege
Douglas Lake Minerals Inc. / DOUGLAS LAKE EXPANDS GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS AT MAGAMBAZI AND KWANDEGE . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Douglas Lake Minerals Inc MarketWire

Medivation and Astellas Announce Upcoming Presentation of Long-Term Efficacy Data From Phase 1-2 Trial of MDV3100 in Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) and Astellas Pharma Inc. today announced that long-term efficacy data from the Phase 1-2 trial of MDV3100, a triple-acting oral androgen receptor antagonist, in patients with advanced prostate cancer will be presented in an oral session at the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. MarketWire

Accept Corporation Sponsors Front End of Innovation 2011 Event in Boston on May 16-18
Accept Corporation, a leader in product innovation management, today announced that it is the Marquee Sponsor of the Front End of Innovation (FEI) event to be held on May 16-18 in the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, Massachusetts MarketWire

Apptio and ServiceNow Join Forces to Provide Innovative IT Services Transformation Solution
Apptio, the leading provider of on-demand Technology Business Management (TBM) solutions, and ServiceNow, the creators of SaaS for IT management, today announced a new joint partnership that combines market-leading cloud services for IT service automation and IT financial and performance management into an integrated offering MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial and Operating Results
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(SEHK: 1878) (the "Company" or "SouthGobi") today announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2011. All figures are in US dollars unless otherwise stated. MarketWire

Report: Shortage of Radioisotopes Threatens Medical Research and Treatment
Much of nuclear medicine depends on a steady supply of an isotope called molybdenum-99. More than 16 million nuclear imaging procedures are performed every year in the US alone, but the supply of Mo-99 and other radioisotopes has been unreliable and is in great need. In response to this ongoing crisis, strategies are being formulated to increase radioisotope production in the US MarketWire

General Cannabis Provides April 2011 Business Update
General Cannabis, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CANA) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, WeedMaps Media, Inc., reported increased revenue for the 17th consecutive month and also reported positive trends at its subsidiary, General Merchant Solutions, Inc. MarketWire

Reputation.com Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm
Reputation.com, provider of solutions for online reputation management and privacy control to individuals and businesses, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Gartner, Inc., Cool Vendors in Risk Management, Privacy and Compliance, 2011 by Carsten Casper et al, April 15, 2011 MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Announces Outstanding Momentum With NetSuite
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in on-demand business performance management (BPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced outstanding momentum with NetSuite, the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites MarketWire

Sculpting Southern California: The Bar Method(TM) Encino Opens
The Bar Method™ headquarters announces the opening of The Bar Method Encino. There are now 39 locations and 20 more coming by year-end. Encino, the 14th Bar Method in southern California, held its grand opening this past Saturday with founder Burr Leonard guest teaching. MarketWire

Pacific Valley Bank Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Pacific Valley Bank (OTCBB: PVBK) announced first quarter 2011 net income of $366,900 or $0.11 basic earnings per share as compared to the same quarter last year when we reported a net income of $331,800 or $0.11 basic earnings per share. MarketWire

Bridgelux's Third Generation LED Array Portfolio Delivers Dramatic Energy Efficiency and Cost Advantages
Bridgelux Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, today launched the third generation of its advanced LED Arrays, including its industry-leading LS, ES, and award-winning RS product families MarketWire

Coaxis Selects myDIALS for NetSuite to Communicate Real-Time Financial Information to Stakeholders
myDIALS, the leading provider of personal BI for the cloud, today announced that Coaxis, a leading software development and management company, has selected myDIALs for NetSuite to improve the reporting of sales and financial data MarketWire

myDIALS Performance Management Portal Makes BI Personal
myDIALS, the leading provider of personal BI for the cloud, today announced version 3.3 of its intuitive myDIALS Performance Management Portal. Until now, the BI industry has offered limited customizability in the form of role-based dials and dashboards that are assigned to a group of users. myDIALS 3 MarketWire

The Boeing Company Wins Progressive Manufacturing 100 Award for Implementing PARTsolutions 3D Part Catalog Management Software
PARTsolutions, LLC, a global provider of 3D part catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, announced today that The Boeing Company (TIC) has been selected as a winner of Managing Automation Media's seventh annual Progressive Manufacturing 100 (PM 100) Awards for its implementation of its PARTsolutions 3D Part Catalog Management Software MarketWire

myDIALS Announces Version 2.0 of myDIALS SuiteApp for NetSuite's SuiteCloud Computing Platform
myDIALS, the leading provider of personal BI for the cloud, today announced the newest version of its myDIALS self-service business intelligence SuiteApp for NetSuite's SuiteCloud Computing Platform MarketWire

IDC & IDG Enterprise Cloud Leadership Forum Focuses on Key Issues in Cloud Deployment and the Evolution of IT
The Cloud Leadership Forum, produced by International Data Corp (IDC) and IDG Enterprise, the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World, announces additional details of its 2nd annual Cloud Leadership Forum, including the launch of one of the most comprehensive cloud computing surveys, "Future Proofing the Cloud MarketWire

Mike Rowe of Discovery Channel's Dirty Jobs at Maker Faire Bay Area 2011
TechShop, the first membership-based DIY workshop and fabrication studio for makers, is excited to welcome Mike Rowe to Maker Faire, the world's preeminent DIY festival. Rowe, whose own website, mikeroweWORKS.com, was created as a "PR Campaign for Hard Work," will drop by the Fiesta Hall at the San Mateo County Event Center on Sunday, May 22nd, at 11 a.m MarketWire

CENTURY 21 Real Estate Releases Mortgage Market Survey
Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world's largest residential real estate sales organization, today released the results of a mortgage market survey it conducted with its franchisees and sales professionals in order to better gauge how the current mortgage lending market is impacting the overall success of a housing market recovery. MarketWire

New Survey of People with Fibromyalgia or Another Chronic Pain Condition Shows the Devastating Impact on Pivotal Life Decisions and Everyday Activities
The National Fibromyalgia Association (NFA) and American Pain Foundation (APF) announced today results of a new survey that reveals the debilitating effects of diagnosed or undiagnosed fibromyalgia or other chronic pain conditions on the lives of sufferers MarketWire

Is Environmentalism Good for American Business?
Joe Veilleux doesn't view himself as an environmentalist, but he understands how his actions might paint him with that brush. MarketWire

Cornerstone Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: CRTX) todayreported total net revenues of $30.0 million for the first quarter of 2011,compared to $36.4 million reported for the first quarter last year. Netproduct sales from strategic products were 70% of total net revenues, or$21.0 million, for the first quarter of 2011, an increase from the 48% oftotal net revenues, or $17 MarketWire

Latitude Industries, Inc. Completes Acquisition of GR8 Water, Inc. and Subsidiary Companies and Plans a Complete Reorganization
Latitude Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LTDU) has completed the acquisition of GR8 Water, Inc. (Great Water, a Florida Corporation) and its subsidiaries. The closing transaction gives majority shareholder and management control to GR8 Water, Inc. William S. Tudor, the new Chairman and CEO, and the present GR8 Water, Inc MarketWire

Sunergy Clarifies New $687,750 in Combined Equity and Debt Financing; Total Outstanding Warrants Offer Additional $2,637,796 Plus Incentive Warrants
Sunergy, Inc (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: SNEY) wishes to clarify the finance announcement presented in yesterday's (May 11, 2011) Press Release. Since January 25 2011 the Company has received new finance proceeds of $687,750 from financing activities through a combination of private placement equity and short term debt MarketWire

MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition Awards $100,000 Grand Prize to Startup Tackling Sanitation-Related Disease in Africa's Slums
Sanergy, a startup creating accessible and affordable hygienic sanitation for developing countries, walked away with $100,000 last night after beating out five teams of finalists during the MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition awards ceremony held on the MIT campus. MarketWire

Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $0.10 per Share Versus a Loss of $0.25 per Share as Revenue Increased 21% to $8.4 Million
Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BASI) today reported financial results for the second quarter and first six months of fiscal 2011, highlighted by sharply higher revenue and net income versus the comparable periods of fiscal 2010. MarketWire

MacroSolve Licenses Its Patented DineInsight Mobile Restaurant App to SixByte
MacroSolve, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions for business, today announced it has signed a three year licensing and distribution agreement with Tulsa-based SixByte Consulting MarketWire

MomentumHunter.com Morning Alerts: Raptor Technology, Smokefree Innotec, Writers Group, Oxigene, Lithium Exploration, Uniontown Energy, Jammin Java, Sirius
MomentumHunter.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. MomentumHunter.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Highpower International, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries and related products, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Craig S. Billings Appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of ZEN Entertainment
ZEN Entertainment, Inc. (ZEN) has named senior gaming executive Craig S. Billings as its new President and CEO, effective immediately. Billings replaces ZEN Founder P. Vincent Zaldivar, who will be leaving the company at the end of June to pursue other opportunities. As CEO, Billings will be responsible for charting ZEN's broad corporate strategy and driving its innovative execution MarketWire

Techs Loanstar Provides Additional Details in Acquisition of Healthcare Performance Measurement Business Q'uture Inc.
Techs Loanstar, Inc. (OTCQB: TCLN) (PINKSHEETS: TCLN) today announced additional details in its plans to acquire Q'uture Inc. ("Q'uture"). Q'uture, a Nevada corporation, based in Florida, is in the business of developing electronic products to measure clinical performance for healthcare organizations globally MarketWire

Madison Ave. Media, Inc. Announces New Vice President for Marketing and Business Development
Madison Ave. Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KHZM) today announced the addition of Patti Paton as the new Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Her talents, abilities and background will speed the growth of one of the nation's most effective and successful media and data delivery systems. MarketWire

Black Hills Sees Rough Weather in First-Quarter 2011 as Energy Segments Suffer, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Information Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) (Rapid City, South Dakota), a diversified energy company that services Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming, reported disappointing results for first-quarter 2011 MarketWire

Press Release: Results for the First Quarter of 2011
Brembo's Board of Directors approved the results for the first quarter of2011: revenues and net profit grew sharply. * Revenues: EUR312.2 million (+27.9% compared to Q1 2010); * EBITDA: EUR38.5 million (+24.2%); * EBIT: EUR19.7 million (+43.3%); * Net profit: EUR11.2 million (+68.6%): * Net financial position down EUR6.1 million MarketWire

Overland Storage Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today reported financial results for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Levelland Hockley County Ethanol Expected to Return to Production by June, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Bankrupt investor-owned ethanol venture Levelland Hockley County Ethanol Coopertive's (Levelland, Texas) shuttered fuel ethanol plant in Levelland is expected to begin producing ethanol again by early June of this year MarketWire

Great Lakes Region Schedules $11.4 Billion of Construction Starts in Third Quarter, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The last several years have been somewhat topsy-turvy for the U.S. Great Lakes region. The collapse of the automotive sector, followed immediately by the nationwide recession, gave the region a solid one-two punch in the gut from which the region is only now beginning to recover MarketWire

Reflect Scientific Visacon Brand Instrument Selected for Industrial Control System
Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCBB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries announced that their VUV-24 UV detector was selected for a key role in an industrial process control system. MarketWire

Verecloud Announces New Cloud Management Platform Launching Through Spiceworks Community
Verecloud, Inc. (OTCBB: VCLD), innovators in the emerging cloud computing services business, today announced the launch of its cloud services management platform for the Spiceworks Community, the world's largest and fastest growing social business network for IT professionals. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Covario's CMO Tapped for Two Panels at SMX Advanced London
Who: Craig Macdonald, CMO and SVP for Products at Covario, Inc., one of the top global search marketing firms, will appear on two panels at SMX Advanced London MarketWire

siopa.com Launches Virtual Marketplace for Specialty Irish Goods and Unique Products From Ireland's Emerging Artisans
At a launch event today in Dublin, Ireland's Prime Minister (An Taoiseach) Enda Kenny, T.D. got a personal preview of siopa.com, a new virtual marketplace for specialty Irish goods. The portal was rolled out simultaneously in the US. It was created specifically for customers in overseas markets, especially those with a large Irish Diaspora like the US MarketWire

Ericsson closes the Acquisition of GDNT, China
* Ensures continued development of CDMA and GSM businesses * All assumed agreements will be honored and fulfilled * Adds R&D, manufacturing and services capabilitiesEricsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has today completed the asset purchase agreement toacquire certain assets of the Guangdong Nortel Telecommunications EquipmentCompany Ltd (GDNT) MarketWire

Kantar Health France Names Catherine Verneuil Deputy Head of Oncology Department
Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company, has appointed Catherine Verneuil as Deputy Head of the Oncology Department. In this role, Ms. Verneuil will implement the new Oncology Department organizational structure and focus on team management and project profitability. MarketWire

NextBus(R) to Provide Bus and Train Real-Time Passenger Information to North San Diego County, California Residents
WebTech Wireless Inc. (TSX: WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services and telematics technology, today announced that it has signed a two-year contract with North County Transit District (NCTD) to implement a NextBus Real-Time Passenger Information System (RTPIS) for all of the NCTD's fixed-route transit services. MarketWire

Metso supplies automation and process electrification to Outokumpu's new ferrochrome plant in Tornio, Finland
Metso Corporation's press release on May 12, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. local time Metso will supply an extensive electrification and automation delivery toOutokumpu's new ferrochrome plant in Tornio, Finland. The equipment will beinstalled in several phases during 2011 and 2012. The test runs in the newplants will start in late 2012 MarketWire

DoubleVerify Expands Globally, Launches UK Office
DoubleVerify, the pioneer and worldwide leader in online media verification and compliance, announced its expansion into the United Kingdom today with the opening of a new London location. Michelle Lawrence, formerly of MPG Media Contacts in London, will head the UK office as director of sales MarketWire

JCE Rolls Out Android Version of Mobile Social Game 'Rule the Sky'
JCE (President: Song In-su, www.jceworld.com), a global game company, launched on May 4 the mobile social game 'Rule the Sky' used for Android phones. MarketWire

European Bio-Plastics Industry Growing by 20% Annually, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Europe (Galway, Ireland) -- Bio-plastics are being used in an increasing number of markets from packaging, catering products, consumer electronics, automotive, agriculture/horticulture and toys to textiles and a number of other segments. Driven by a growing demand for sustainable solutions, the range of available bio-plastics is multiplying continuously MarketWire

Finacity and NORD/LB Announce $100 Million Trade Receivables Securitization Facility for Germany Headquartered Hapag-Lloyd Group
Finacity Corporation ("Finacity") and Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale ("NORD/LB") announce today that they have facilitated the successful closing of a trade receivables securitization for Hapag-Lloyd Group ("Hapag-Lloyd"). The funding agreement will initially provide Hapag-Lloyd cash proceeds of up to $100 million through the on-going purchase of receivables. MarketWire

Wereldhave NV - 1st Quarter Results
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Wereldhave NV announces 1st Quarter Results
Results 1st quarter 2011Key items- Profit EUR 27.6 mln (2010: EUR 12.6 mln)- Direct result per share EUR 1.27 (+5.8%)- Net asset value per share EUR 74.83 (-0.5%)- Valuation portfolio stable- Sale of non strategic properties for EUR 54.3 mln- Successful private placement of USD 300 mlnHans Pars, CEO Wereldhave N.V MarketWire

The South China Morning Post Launches New Look and Extensive New Content on Monday, May 16th
The South China Morning Post announced a major re-launch of both the design and content of the region's pre-eminent English language newspaper. MarketWire

EVS reports revenue and results for 1Q11
-- 1Q11 revenue of EUR 22.7 million, +8.7% vs. 1Q10 (+19.7% at constant exchange rate and excluding the big events rentals)-- Successful TV Studio diversification, representing 50% of sales-- 1Q11 EBIT margin of 39.8% and earnings per share of EUR 0.64-- Global spring order book of EUR 23 MarketWire

Foreclosure Activity Decreases 9 Percent in April According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Market Report
RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™ for April 2011, which shows foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- were reported on 219,258 U.S. properties in April, a 9 percent decrease from March and a 34 percent decrease from April 2010 MarketWire

ElitePennyStock.com Morning Alerts: Alcatel-Lucent, Citigroup, Bank of America, Sirius, Intel, Raptor Technology, Sprint, Level 3
ElitePennyStock.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. ElitePennyStock.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Kuno Creative to Present Social Media & Inbound Marketing Webinar
Kuno Creative, an inbound marketing agency, will be presenting "Building Leads with LinkedIn" at 12:00PM EDT on Wednesday, May 25th via a free webinar. This webinar will examine how to use LinkedIn to drive leads for a business or organization. MarketWire

PacificHealth Laboratories Announces Private Sale of Stock
PacificHealth Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: PHLI), a nutrition technology company, announced today that they have completed a private placement of its common stock resulting in net proceeds to the Company of $620,000. The private placement was sold as 248,000 units with each unit representing ten shares of the Company's common stock at a purchase price of $0 MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss 2011 1st QT Financial Results
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) (OTCBB: REEDP), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it will conduct a conference call at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on Monday, May 16, 2011, to discuss its 2011 1st QT financial results. MarketWire

El Paso Pipeline Partners Announces Public Offering of Common Units
El Paso Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: EPB) today announced that it plans to sell 14,000,000 common units in an underwritten public offering pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The partnership plans to grant to the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 2,100,000 additional common units. MarketWire

Onstream Media Corporation to Report Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Financial Results on May 16
Onstream Media Corporation (NASDAQ: ONSM), a leading online service provider of live and on-demand Internet broadcasting, corporate web communications and virtual marketplace technology, today announced that its management will conduct a conference call at 4:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, to discuss its fiscal 2011 second quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2011 MarketWire

Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. Reports Improved Third Quarter Results
Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLCI), a leading operator of private preschools, elementary schools, and middle schools and K-12 online distance learning, today reported financial results for the third quarter (thirteen weeks) of fiscal 2011, which ended April 2, 2011. MarketWire

Hotline to HR (CNSX:HTH) Began Trading on the CNSX - Video Summary of Company Posted on Investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, May 12, 2011 - Hotline to HR (CNSX:HTH) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian National stock Exchange, better known as the CNSX. GlobeNewswire

Annual General Meeting 2011 - Minutes
12 May 2011 - The Annual General Meeting 2011 of BW Offshore Limited was held today. All proposed resolutions were resolved. Please see the attached document for the minutes of the meeting. GlobeNewswire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Final Agreements Executed for India Completion Funding April 2011 Revenue
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Final Agreements Executed for India Completion Funding April 2011 Revenue . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Change in Metso's Vice President, Investor Relations
Metso Corporation's press release on May 12, 2011,  6:00 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

PETROGRAND AB: Invitation Capital market day
The Management and Board GlobeNewswire

Draka Holding N.V.: First Quarter 2011 Figures[1]
 Higher profit driven by organic growth, better product mix and cost savings GlobeNewswire

Northern Logistic Property - Annual General Meeting Held
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Statkraft - Release of first quarter results 2011
Statkraft discloses its first quarter results 2011 on Thursday 19 May 2011 at 8:00 AM CET. The material will be available on Statkraft's website www.statkraft.com and Oslo Stock Exchange's news service www.newsweb.no. GlobeNewswire

Ericsson management briefing in New York
Revenues 2010 increased in markets with high smartphone penetration Continued ramp up of production of RBS6000 Network service provider equipment market CAGR estimated at 3-5% 2010-2013 Total exchange rate and hedging impact on Group revenues were -10% first quarter 2011 GlobeNewswire

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER 2011
Revenues and profits: GlobeNewswire

FLSmidth wins cement modernisation project in Russia
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 11-2011, 12 May 2011. GlobeNewswire

Edvantage group Wins Bronze Brandon Hall Learning Technology Award
Oslo, 12 May 2011 - Edvantage group, a leading provider of cloud-based learning and performance solutions, has just won the coveted Brandon Hall Bronze award for excellence in the 'Best Advance in Technology for Rich-Media Authoring' category. GlobeNewswire

Brunel's turnover Q1 2011 up by 36%, Ebit up by 61%
Brunel's turnover Q1 2011 up by 36%, Ebit up by 61% GlobeNewswire

ITCL - Notification of date of release Q1 2011 results
Independent Tankers Corporation Limited will release their first quarter 2011 earnings results on May 25, 2011. A press release and a presentation will be distributed in connection with the release. GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom announces price increases for its beverage products worldwide
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE 12.5.2010 at 13.00 GlobeNewswire

Bo Jungner appointed Deputy CEO at Ratos
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or demands made in the exchange rules. GlobeNewswire

Board of Governors emphasises NIB's role as a long-term lender
At its annual meeting today in Riga, Latvia, the Board of Governors emphasised the importance of NIB as a provider of long-term financing in the current economic situation where public finances are constrained. GlobeNewswire

Financial Report 1 April 2010 - 31 March 2011
Financial year (1 April 2010 - 31 March 2011) GlobeNewswire

Invitation to presentation of EMGS's first quarter results
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA's (EMGS) first quarter results 2011 will be released on Thursday 19 May 2011.   CEO Roar Bekker and CFO Svein Knudsen will present the first quarter results from 0830 CET at Hotel Continental, Stortingsgata 24, Oslo. Breakfast will be served from 0815 GlobeNewswire

Ericsson closes the Acquisition of GDNT, China
Ensures continued development of CDMA and GSM businesses  GlobeNewswire

Presentation material 1st quarter 2011
The 1st quarter 2011 presentation held at Vika Atrium Conference center, Oslo on 12 May 2011, is enclosed. Web-cast of the presentation is available at http://www.bwghomes.no/en/Investors-relations/ GlobeNewswire

Metso supplies automation and process electrification to Outokumpu's new ferrochrome plant in Tornio, Finland
Metso Corporation's press release on May 12 , 2011 at 11:00 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Disclosure of shareholdings
On 11 May 2011, Navamedic ASA received a notification that Rikard Storvestre had purchased 50 000 shares. Following the transaction Storvestre and associated companies holds 15.4% of the total voting rights of Navamedic ASA and an increase above the 15% substantial shareholder filing threshold. GlobeNewswire

APPOINTMENT OF COLIN HARRIS AS INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
London Mining plc announces the appointment to its Board of Colin John Harris as an independent non-executive director with immediate effect.Mr Harris brings extensive mining experience to London Mining, as an exploration geologist with over 40 years experience at Anglo American (5 years), Cominco (14 years) and Rio Tinto (19 years) GlobeNewswire

Pergamum implements offset share issue worth SEK 120m
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Growth in turnover and results
BWG Homes ASA operating revenues for Q1 2011 amounted to NOK 928 million, an increase of 29.2 per cent when compared with Q1 2010. Operational EBITDA for the quarter was NOK 99 million, an increase of 20.0 per cent. Operational EBITDA margin was 10.7 per cent, and operational EBIT margin was 10.1 per cent. GlobeNewswire

CyBio Remains on Course after First Six Months
CyBio AG /CyBio Remains on Course after First Six Months. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Analytik Jena with Significant Sales Increase after First Half of Financial Year
Analytik Jena AG /Analytik Jena with Significant Sales Increase after First Half of Financial Year. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ALDATA SOLUTION OYJ'S INTERIM REPORT JANUARY-MARCH 2011 (UNAUDITED)
Aldata delivers a profitable operating result and generates a strong cash inflow despite a decline in revenue GlobeNewswire

Evotec reports 54% Q1 revenue growth and significant expansion of drug discovery alliance business
Evotec AG /Evotec reports 54% Q1 revenue growth and significant expansion of drug discovery alliance business . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Homburg Invest receives non-binding proposal from controlling shareholder
Board Establishes Independent Committee and Seeks to Appoint Independent Financial Advisor GlobeNewswire

Bayfield Drills 7.60m of 5.70 g/t Au and 24.27 g/t Ag within 22.35m of 2.38 g/t Au and 16.42 g/t Ag in Rainy River, NW Ontario
Suite 2230 - 885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3E8, CANADAwww.bayfieldventures.com GlobeNewswire

Eurocastle Announces Restructuring of Mars Fixed Portfolio
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Økokrim charges Yara
Oslo (2011-05-12): The Norwegian National Authority for Investigation and Prosecution of Economic and Environmental Crime ("Økokrim") has launched charges against Yara International ASA. GlobeNewswire

Hawesko: Start of the new fiscal year lives up to 2010
HAWESKO Holding AG /Hawesko: Start of the new fiscal year lives up to 2010. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Algeta Results for the First Quarter 2011
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Imtech: further growth of mobility solutions in Eastern Europe
Gouda - Imtech (technical services provider in Europe) announces that it is becoming increasingly active in the mobility market in Eastern Europe. Recently, Imtech realised breakthrough orders for high-tech traffic solutions in Russia, Lithuania and Romania and strengthened its existing traffic position in Poland and Croatia GlobeNewswire

EVS reports revenue and results for 1Q11
Revenue growth of 20% excl. big events rentals GlobeNewswire

Research Update: Milestone achieved in C. difficile programme
Summit Corporation plc("Summit" or "the Company") GlobeNewswire

First quarter results for 2011
Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA (WWH) delivered a substantial increase in operating profit year over year backed by a rebound in its shipping activities. GlobeNewswire

Looking beyond boundaries to find food for the future
Addressing the challenge of feeding 9 billion people sustainably: deadline 2050 The global population is growing in number and income; many more people expect to eat more and animal proteins rank high on their list of preferences. Numbers are predicted to stabilise at around 9 billion by 2050 GlobeNewswire

Earnings Statement KBC Group, 1Q2011
Regulated information* - 12 May 2011 (07.00 a.m. CEST) GlobeNewswire

Ex dividend NOK 5.40 today
The shares in Cermaq ASA will be traded ex dividend NOK 5.40 as from today, 12.05.2011. GlobeNewswire

RNBs sales in April 2011
RNB's total sales in proprietary stores in April 2011 amounted to SEK 214.4 M, compared with SEK 218.2 M in the corresponding month a year earlier, which is an decrease of 1.7%. In local currencies the decrease was 0.8%. GlobeNewswire

SFL - Invitation to Presentation of 1Q 2011 Results
Ship Finance International Limited ("Ship Finance") (NYSE: SFL) plans to release its preliminary financial results for first quarter 2011 on Monday May 23, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Transportation Releases its 2010 Sustainability Report: "Shaping the Future of Mobility"
The report highlights the engagement of our employees, customers and suppliers in achieving a carbon-neutral manufacturing footprint GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Bolsters Support in Europe and Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of its Schiphol Service Centre
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Bombardier Aerospace today left no doubt that it is building one of the most comprehensive service and maintenance networks in the industry by boosting capacity at its wholly owned Schiphol Service Centre in Amsterdam, providing its customers with enhanced Aircraft-On-Ground (AOG) support in Europe. GlobeNewswire

Nokia builds new custom Ovi Store concept for Orange France and Deutsche Telekom
- European operators receive targeted channels for added customer relevance - 'Store-in-a-store' delivers familiar operator-branded experience and operator billing benefits- Nokia's Ovi Store downloads top 5 million per day GlobeNewswire

Linde AG Supervisory Board extends CEO Reitzle's contract
Linde AG /Linde AG Supervisory Board extends CEO Reitzle's contract. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

DSPanel and Blincker Ltd Form A Strategic Partnership to Bring Performance Management and Process Improvement Tools to the UK Market
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Blincker Ltd, specializing in helping organizations improve their operations through business intelligence, financial planning and analysis and performance management solutions, has entered a partnership with software provider DSPanel. GlobeNewswire

Ericsson to build LTE network for LG UPLUS in Korea
Commercial service to start already in July 2011 Six times faster data transmission with enhanced QoS Gradually migrating current CDMA to LTE network GlobeNewswire

TenCate investigates possible restart of Osiris Inkjet Systems
TenCate is investigating the possible restart of Osiris Inkjet Systems B.V. (Hengelo, the Netherlands) following the petition for liquidation filed by this company on Wednesday, 11 May 2011. Over the past ten years Osiris developed the first inkjet printing solution (ISIS) for textiles for the fashion industry at industrial speed (up to 30 metres a minute). GlobeNewswire

Pharming announces first quarter financial report 2011
Leiden, The Netherlands, May 12, 2011.  Biotech company Pharming Group NV ("Pharming" or "the Company") (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today published its financial report for the three month period ended March 31, 2011. GlobeNewswire

AMG announces the results of the Annual General Meeting
Amsterdam, 12 May 2011 (Regulated Information) --- AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V., ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") announces that at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on 11 May 2011 in Amsterdam, AMG's shareholders have approved all items on the agenda GlobeNewswire

SDRL - Repurchase of shares
Hamilton, Bermuda, May 12, 2011 - Seadrill has through market purchases executed May 11, repurchased 150,000 of the Company's own common stocks at an average price of NOK184.23 per share. GlobeNewswire

The Nomination Committee's recommendation
The Nomination Committee's recommendation for Orkla ASA's  Board of Directors is now ready - see the attached documents. The election will be conducted at the meeting of the Corporate Assembly on Thursday, 26 May. GlobeNewswire

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