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Vaisala: Unique New Solution for Online Monitoring of SF6 Insulation
Vaisala introduces a unique innovation for online monitoring of SF6 insulation in high voltage equipment. The Vaisala Multiparameter Transmitter DPT145 combines online dew point monitoring with pressure measurement, creating a superior tool for assessing the condition of SF6 insulation continuously and in real-time ACN Newswire

MHI Compressor Corporation to Establish Subsidiary in Saudi Arabia
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor Corporation (MCO), a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., (MHI), will establish MCO Saudi Arabia, LLC. (MCOSA), which will undertake after-sale service activities in the Middle East region, targeting its operation commencement on July 1 ACN Newswire

Autochinanet.com: The Market Value of IBM Exceeded Microsoft
Autochinanet.com reports that Microsoft rose to prominence in the early 80s mainly due to the signing of an agreement that would install its operating system in IBM computers. Microsoft became the world's largest software maker. IBM missed one of thebiggest changes in the technology industry. But things are changing. Now IBM's market value has exceeded Microsoft. Autochinanet ACN Newswire

AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units Win 2011 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award
AMD (NYSE: AMD) is awarded today with the highest industry honor, "2011 Best Choice of Computex TAIPEI Award" for its Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) in the Computer & System category MarketWire

System Pavers Wins GuildQuality's 2011 Guildmaster Award
System Pavers, a nationwide leading hardscape contractor, announced today that the company has been awarded the 2011 Guildmaster Award for exceptional customer satisfaction with Distinction. System Pavers was one of 154 home builders, remodelers, developers and contractors throughout North America recognized for their superlative performance. MarketWire

"Baskets on Castro" a Huge Success! Herth Real Estate's Benefit and Art Show Raised Money to Beautify the Community
On May 19th at 555 Castro St., Herth Real Estate and the Castro Community Benefit District (CBD) teamed up for a Benefit and Art Show in support for the local Castro community MarketWire

WMG Acquisition Corp. Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents From Holders of Its 9.50% Senior Secured Notes Due 2016 and Expiration of Consent Solicitation
WMG Acquisition Corp. (the "Company" or "WMG Acquisition"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Warner Music Group Corp MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer anddistributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, micro-organisms and feedadditives, today reported unaudited first quarter fiscal year 2011earnings, for the period ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Utility Marketers Deploying Data-Driven Solutions to Lead Wallet-Weary Customers Beyond Billing Blues and Meter Frustration
Customers expect higher service, are questioning costs, and are often struggling to make ends meet -- and they expect their utilities help-out by providing information on savings, conservation, bill management and even rewards MarketWire

One Simple Test Can Save Your Baby's Life: Newborn Screening Experts Discuss What the CDC Has Called "One of the Ten Great Public Health Achievements of This Century" on "Life, Love & Health" Radio Program
Newborn screening, a vital public health program that has been called one of the most significant, lifesaving and important public health programs in the United States of the past 50 years, will be the subject of this week's "Life Love & Health" radio program MarketWire

RAS & Associates Sponsors 2011 Derby Party to Benefit the Sean Lough Foundation
RAS & Associates, Strategy and Management Consulting Firm, today announces its third consecutive year sponsoring the Derby Party to benefit the Sean "Ranch" Lough Memorial Scholarship. The annual event was hosted at Infinity Park with over 3,000 attendees. Tickets sold out in less than forty-five minutes and consistently are one of the most sought after event tickets in town MarketWire

Social Media PR in Regulated Industries: The Huge Promise and Frightening Pitfalls
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Los Angeles Sparks Team Up With Crenshaw High to Keep Teens off Tobacco
Today the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health joined Los Angeles City Attorney Carmen Trutanich and the WNBA team Los Angeles Sparks at Crenshaw High School to promote a tobacco-free community with a basketball scrimmage and special recognition of students who participated in the City Attorney's T.A.R.G.E.T MarketWire

Victory Energy Corporation Completes Its First Quarterly SEC Filing for 2011
Victory Energy Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VYEY), an oil and gas exploration and development company, today announcedthat it has filed its first quarterly report for 2011 on Form 10-Q with theSecurities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Included in this 10-Q filing areunaudited financial statements for the three month period ended March 31,2011. MarketWire

H&R Block Responds to DOJ Decision on TaxACT Merger
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) announced in October 2010 its plans to acquire all the outstanding shares of 2SS Holdings, Inc., the Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based developer of TaxACT digital tax preparation solutions. This strategic merger would combine the H&R Block At Home digital business with TaxACT to form a single unit led by the TaxACT management team in Cedar Rapids, Iowa MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power, Inc. CEO Interviewed by Global Financial News Company
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power, Inc. ("API"), the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based wholly owned operating subsidiary of AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company"), announced today that API President & CEO David Cade was interviewed on May 20 by O Six Media, LLC, a New York City based international financial news and media company. MarketWire

Mercantile Bancorp Announces Results of Annual Meeting
Mercantile Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE Amex: MBR) today announced the results of its annual meeting of stockholders held May 23. Shareholders re-elected eight directors, ratified the selection of independent auditors, and participated in an open question and answer session. MarketWire

LJK, Inc. Changes Name to Travelliance, Inc.
LJK Companies, Inc. (www.ljkco.com), a leader in crew and employee travel management, and parent company to LodgeX Airline Solutions, Outsource Administrators, Inc. (OAI), and Intermotel Leasing, is pleased to announce the launch of a new company name, Travelliance, Inc. MarketWire

Arizona State University Researchers Release a National Review of Evans Newton Incorporated's Signature TargetTeach(R) Program
An independent research study released today by Kimberly A. Scott, Ed.D., and members of an ASU research team, reveals that schools who implemented ENI's whole school transformation model, TargetTeach®, saw significant increases in student achievement. The study used a meta-analytic approach whereby data from numerous studies were pooled to study group effects. MarketWire

EON Reality Launches EON Geo
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced the release of EON Geo™, a new technology platform that enables simultaneous view of large models with high fidelity and in real-time 3D MarketWire

Veria(TM) TV and Whole Foods Market(R) Partner to "Unlock The Taste Of Summer"
Veria™ TV, the leading wellness and healthy lifestyle television network, is partnering with Whole Foods Market's North Atlantic and Northeast Regions® (NASDAQ: WFMI) to create a two-week June/July promotion titled "Unlock The Taste Of Summer." Financial terms were not disclosed. MarketWire

Espey Announces 4th Quarter Dividend
The Board of Directors of Espey Mfg. & Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: ESP) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.225 per share for the fourth quarter of the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011. The dividend will be payable on June 24, 2011, to all shareholders of record as of June 3, 2011. MarketWire

MREPC Says Public Citizen Petition to Ban Latex Gloves Lacks Evidence and Confers No Clear Benefit to Healthcare Sector
The Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC) expressed their concern today regarding a recent petition calling for a ban on all natural rubber latex medical gloves. The petition was filed by a group called Public Citizen to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and argued that the gloves pose a danger to patients and medical workers MarketWire

Hampson Aerospace Tooling Solutions Unveils Its New Composite Fabrication Facility in California at SAMPE 2011
Hampson Aerospace Tooling Solutions (Hampson), part of Hampson Industries PLC (LSE: HAMP), will be highlighting its new capability for producing large structure mandrels and molds from composite materials at booth 361 of the SAMPE Conference in Long Beach, California on May 23-26, 2011. MarketWire

Universal Detection Technology Shipped Radiation Detection Devices to Multiple Customers Including Ones in Japan
Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UNDT) (the "Company"), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies that protect against biological, chemical, and radiological threats, announced today that it has shipped radiation detection devices to customers in Japan. The Company's customers include companies in heavy industries, telecommunications, and electronics. MarketWire

The Junior League of Halifax's Aimee Dawson Wins 2011 Rising Star Award From The Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc.
The Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. today announced that the Junior League of Halifax's Aimee Dawson has received a 2011 Rising Star award for her work on women and children's medical issues across Nova Scotia. Leveraging her extensive studies and training in the areas of dentistry and public health, Dr MarketWire

National PTA, Harvard Family Research Project Release Issue Brief on Educating Educators for Meaningful Family Engagement
Today, the National PTA® and Harvard Family Research Project (HFRP) released the issue brief titled, Teaching the Teachers: Preparing Educators to Engage Families for Student Achievement. The issue brief outlines the needs for teacher education programs that will assist in creating a foundation for effective family engagement. MarketWire

Inc. Magazine Recognizes Dyn as 2011 Top Small Company Award Winner
Dyn (formerly Dynamic Network Services Inc.), an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider specializing in DNS and email delivery, announces that they have been named as a winner in the 2011 Top Small Company Workplaces competition, an annual contest by Inc. Magazine and Winning Workplaces that recognizes the nation's best small and mid-sized company work environments. MarketWire

Tidewater's Michael Funk Named Operator of the Year
Michael Funk of Smyrna, DE, a Sr. Plant Operator for Tidewater Utilities, Inc. has been awarded the Delaware 2010 Operator of the Year Award. Mr. Funk received this honor during a ceremony held on May 5, 2011 at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. MarketWire

HUSQVARNA VIKING(R) Debuts DESIGNER DIAMOND deLuxe(TM) Sewing and Embroidery Machine: Introduces New Tools for the Sewing Enthusiast
Advanced sewers will now have access to the next generation of sewing technology with the introduction of the top of the line DESIGNER DIAMOND deLuxe™ sewing and embroidery machine, just unveiled by HUSQVARNA VIKING®, a global leader in sewing machine design and manufacturing MarketWire

Mastodon in the Studio With Producer Mike Elizondo Recording Follow-Up to Ground-Breaking Concept Album "Crack The Skye"
Heavy rock innovators MASTODON are currently in the studio recording the follow-up to their ground-breaking concept album "Crack The Skye," one of the most critically lauded albums of the past decade: MarketWire

Internet Business Consultant, Jay Berkowitz, to Provide 10 Strategies to Launch a Business on the Internet
Jay Berkowitz, internet business consultant, author and CEO of TenGoldenRules.com, will be hosting a webinar showcasing business models, generating website traffic and other tips for starting a home based business on the Internet. The online webinar is set to take place on May 24th. MarketWire

Cleco Corp. Announces Redemption of 4.5% Preferred Stock
Cleco Corp. (NYSE: CNL) today announced that it has called for redemption all 10,288 outstanding shares of its 4.5% Preferred Stock. The redemption date for the 4.5% Preferred Stock is June 24, 2011, and the redemption price is $101.00 per share, plus accrued and unpaid dividends to the redemption date, or $101.296 per share. MarketWire

AtNetPlus Best IT Services Company in Northeast Ohio
AtNetPlus, Inc., the area leader in predictable cost IT services, today announced that the firm was chosen as the Best IT Services Company at the NEOSA Best of Tech awards ceremony. The annual awards dinner selects the best technology companies in Northeast Ohio in five categories: Internship Program, Software Product, Emerging Company, Mobile App, and IT Services. MarketWire

Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Class
WHAT:Kids in the Kitchen Hands-on "Garden To Table" Workshop featuring White House Pastry Chef, Bill Yosses WHERE: University of Texas Elementary School, Austin 2200 E. 6th St. 512-495-9705 Whole Foods Market®, Austin525 North Lamar Blvd MarketWire

Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Dividend
Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.14 per share on the common stock of the Company for the second quarter 2011. The dividend is payable on June 30, 2011 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2011. MarketWire

Colonial Williamsburg Provides Fun, Affordable Summer Vacations With Value-Loaded Packages
With summer on the horizon, travelers' thoughts turn to long summer days and family getaways. Colonial Williamsburg's value-loaded Summer Bounce Package starts at $263 per night for a four-day, three-night stay for a family of four MarketWire

Brad Paisley Takes a Stand for the First Amendment
The national public education campaign, "1 for All," announced today the addition of award-winning country music singer and songwriter Brad Paisley to its line-up of celebrity supporters. "1 for All" addresses a lack of understanding among the American public about the freedoms granted by the First Amendment. MarketWire

Charles Eliasch Takes the Stage in "As I Like It"
As the progeny of a long line of artists who includes famed director Sidney Gilliat, it is no surprise that Charles Eliasch has become a stage veteran with a veritable list of performances across the world including the U.K., New York, and Hong Kong -- all by the age of 19. MarketWire

Pervez Qureshi Named as Chief Executive Officer of Epicor
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced Silicon Valley technology leader Pervez Qureshi as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Epicor, effective immediately. MarketWire

Itonis, Inc. Announces New Direction and New Executive Team
Itonis, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITNS) (the "Company") is announcing today changes in its direction, along with the formation of a newly appointed executive management team MarketWire

The Berry Company Celebrates Record-Breaking Success With Yellow Pages Recycling Program
With the strong support of Oahu residents and local businesses and organizations, The Berry Company, publisher of Hawaiian Telcom Yellow Pages, is pleased to announce this year's Think Yellow, Go Green Recycling Program was a success, with more than 85 tons of telephone directories recycled MarketWire

Fugro Chooses StratITsphere for IT Infrastructure, Security & Disaster Recovery Overhaul
Fugro Inc., a Texas-based oilfield services company, recently hired StratITsphere to implement and provide its primary collocation site. MarketWire

Illinois Technology Association (ITA) Initial Launch Partner With Illinois Innovation Network (IIN)
The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) is honored to collaborate with leading area organizations to bring innovation and inspiration to entrepreneurs and innovation-driven enterprises in Illinois and beyond as a partner in the Illinois Innovation Network (IIN). MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Costamare Inc. ("Costamare") (NYSE: CMRE),today reported unaudited financial results for the first quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. MarketWire

Lime Connect Canada Corporate Recruitment Event for Experienced Professionals With Disabilities
Lime Connect Canada and its corporate partners BMO, IBM, PepsiCo, RBC and TD are hosting a recruitment event for experienced professionals with disabilities who are seeking career advancement on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 in downtown Toronto MarketWire

Cooper Holding Corp Launches National Advertising Campaign
Cooper Holding Corp (PINKSHEETS: SHAR), a publicly traded company engaged in the wholesale and retail sale of a diverse line of outdoor products through its wholly owned subsidiary Cooper Hunting Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce the launch of their first national advertising campaign in support of their already established Cooper Hunting Industries, Inc., brand MarketWire

Yippy, Inc. Retains Educational Industry Executive & Consultant Marc Bigelow
Yippy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YIPI), www.yippy.com, the providers of the world's fastest, family friendly, educational search engine and web portal, reports that it has retained Mr. Marc Bigelow from Vast Resource Group LLC as the primary executive management consultant. MarketWire

Carbon Sciences Announces Successful Testing of Breakthrough Catalyst in Commercial Facility
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to make gasoline from natural gas and carbon dioxide, today announced initial test results of its dry reforming of methane technology in a commercial facility. MarketWire

Vernon Holleman Examines the Important Role Trustees Must Play With Trust-Owned Life Insurance in Trusts & Estates Magazine
The trustee's role with trust-owned life insurance (TOLI) should not be taken lightly. In the May 2011 issue of Trusts & Estates Magazine, Vernon Holleman, III, CLU, president of The Holleman Companies, reviews best practices trustees must develop to avoid unfortunate outcomes. MarketWire

"30 Under 30" Realtors(R) Grounded in Present, Look to the Future
REALTOR® Magazine's 2011 "30 Under 30" honorees exemplify the personal drive many Realtors® have to be the best and provide a high level of service to their clients, despite tough market conditions and a constantly evolving industry. MarketWire

ATWEC Letter to Shareholders
ATWEC Technologies (PINKSHEETS: ATWT) Alex T. Wiley today talked about ATWEC in an emerging market and its plans. ATWEC has made tremendous gains to promote the company both with the market and with potential customers. Our success has its focus on increasing the demand for our products throughout the nation MarketWire

Collective Brands Performance + Lifestyle Group Announces New Wholesale Distribution Partner for Saucony, Sperry Top-Sider and Keds in the Philippines
As part of its international growth strategy to expand the company's global footprint for all its brands and businesses and to meet growing international demand for its iconic lifestyle brands, Collective Brands, Inc MarketWire

Jaclyn Reports Year Ended February 28, 2011 Financial Results
Jaclyn, Inc. (OTCQX: JCLY) today reportedfinancial results for the year ending February 28, 2011. MarketWire

News Advisory: Operation College Promise (OCP) to Hold the First Texas-Based Certificate for Veterans' Service Providers (CVSP) Program, Sponsored by Educational Testing Service (ETS) and Hosted by Texas State University, in San Marcos May 25-27, 2011
Operation College Promise (OCP), the consortial veterans' project of the New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU), will host, in collaboration with the Texas State University, the first Texas-based certificate program designed specifically for professionals serving a military or veteran population MarketWire

FIPPEX Targets Expanded Audience and Launches New Web Site
FIPPEX, LLC, the industry-leading provider of Web-based client enablement software, announced the expansion of its offerings and the launch of a new Web site. MarketWire

iStreamPlanet Secures Series A Investment Led by Intel Capital
iStreamPlanet, a leader in live internet broadcast services and automated video workflow solutions and applications, announced today that Intel Capital is leading a planned $11 million Series A financing round by funding $7 Million in a first closing. The funding will be used to further accelerate product development, expand the company's U.S MarketWire

NCSBN Award Ceremony to Honor Outstanding Nurse Regulators
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) (www.nursys.com) will recognize its dedicated and exceptional membership and guests at its annual awards ceremony during the NCSBN Annual Meeting and Delegate Assembly, to be held in Indianapolis Aug. 3 - 5, 2011. MarketWire

NCSBN Seeks to Add Organizations to Nursys(R) Emergency Responder Service Roster
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing's (NCSBN®) Nursys® Emergency Responder Service seeks to add emergency response organizations (EROs) to its roster of approved agencies that have the ability to verify numerous nurse licenses all at one time, free of charge, during a declared "All Hazards Event." MarketWire

Rising Fuel Costs Won't Slow RVers Down
Michigan's rising fuel prices are averaging almost 2.8 percent more than the national average, but that doesn't stop RVers in the state from traveling this spring and summer. MarketWire

Moms in Half of the U.S. Raise a Glass to MommyJuice
MommyJuice Wines is pleased to announce today that the winery has expanded its North American distribution to include almost half of the U.S. -- a total of 23 states -- and two Canadian Provinces MarketWire

FIGHT NOW TV to Debut Tuesday, May 24, Featuring the Best MMA, Boxing and Coverage of Combat Sports 24/7
Ring the bell, America! FIGHT NOW TV, the first 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week combat sports channel, is bringing the best battles, fiercest fights and stunning knockouts to America. FIGHT NOW TV caters to fight fans of every genre, giving them a front row seat to compelling coverage of MMA, boxing, wrestling/grappling, Muay Thai, kickboxing and other combat sports MarketWire

Microholdings US, Inc. Announced Today It Has Started a National TV Advertising Campaign for "The Edge Chip"
Microholdings US (MCHU) (PINKSHEETS: MCHU) announced today that they will start advertising The Edge Pain Chips in a National TV campaign with Charter Media MarketWire

Venture Funding for Healthcare Technology Innovation
The June 7, 2011 meeting of the Southeastern Medical Device Association (SEMDA) will look at emerging funding sources for southeast healthcare companies. The meeting will begin at 5:30 PM and will be held at the Ravinia Club (www.semda.net to register). MarketWire

Snak King CEO Barry Levin Named SBA California Small Business Person of the Year and White House 'Champion of Change'
Barry Levin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Snak King Corp., was selected as the 2011 California State Small Business Person of the Year by the Small Business Administration. Mr. Levin was also one of 18 Small Business 'Champions of Change' who met with representatives from President Obama's office while being honored at the White House last week. MarketWire

Diversified Global Holdings Group Acquires an Equity Position in Banyan Development LLC
Diversified Global Holdings Group Inc. (OTCQB: DGHG) today announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of Banyan Development LLC. Under the terms of the acquisition, DGHG purchased 48 percent of the outstanding equity of Banyan Development. MarketWire

Stay in One of Luxury Living Savannah's Historic Mansions and See Why Savannah in the Summer Is One of America's Best-Kept Travel Secrets
Steeped in history and haunted folklore, blessed with the natural beauty of azalea-filled parks, and graced by the southern charm and hospitality of its local residents, Savannah in the summer may be one of the best-kept travel secrets in America. MarketWire

Delight in Dinner Package at Wyndham Blake Chicago
Stir your culinary senses with dinner at Chicago's acclaimed Custom House Tavern, and wake up in your well-appointed guest room at the Wyndham Blake Chicago with the landmark hotel's "Culinary Delight Dinner Package." MarketWire

Joe's Jeans to Present at the 12th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference
Joe's Jeans Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: JOEZ) announced today that it will be presenting at the 12th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference to be held May 23-25, 2011 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, California. The Company's presentation time is scheduled for Wednesday, May 25th at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific) MarketWire

Digabit to Introduce Mobile Computing Version of Documoto at APTA
Digabit, Inc. announced that it will introduce DocuMobile, the mobile computing version of its Documoto web application, at the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Annual Meeting and EXPO, October 2-5 in New Orleans. MarketWire

QuickLabel Systems Introduces Double-Sided Label Printer, Plexo! duo 453
QuickLabel Systems, a brand of Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), announces the introduction of the Plexo! duo 453, a label printer that can simultaneously print on both sides of a label or tag. MarketWire

Power Assure Named a Finalist for the 2011 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award
Power Assure®, Inc., a data center infrastructure management solutions provider, today announced it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. MarketWire

At Beachfront Eco-Resort Coral Lodge, Enjoy Authentic Tropical Adventures Paired With Healing Spa Treatments
Escape to an unspoiled natural paradise at Coral Lodge, Panama's aqua lodge and dive habitat, and experience authentic tropical adventures fused with spa treatments that will rejuvenate body and spirit. MarketWire

BioTech Medics, Inc. Represented at ISLI-BioMed Convention-Tel Aviv
BioTech Medics, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: BMCS) announced today that it is being represented at the 10th anniversary of ILSI-BioMed Israel Week by MicroCap Review Magazine. ISLI-BioMed is the largest life science convention outside the USA. More than 1,000 are registered to attend. MarketWire

Wyde Joins ISO Electronic Rating Content Associates Program
Wyde Corporation, a leading provider of core insurance systems, has joined the ISO Electronic Rating Content Associates Program. MarketWire

Galapagos announces approval of all EGM proposals; creates new warrant plans
Mechelen, Belgium; 23 May 2011 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announcedtodaythat its Extraordinary General Shareholders' Meeting (EGM) held todayapprovedall proposals, including the creation of a new Warrant Plan for thebenefit ofthe Directors MarketWire

ASM International N.V. announces Results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
ALMERE, The Netherlands - May 23, 2011 - ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ:ASMIand Euronext Exchange in Amsterdam: ASM) today announced the resultsof itsAnnual General Meeting of Shareholders held on May 23, 2011 inAmsterdam, TheNetherlands MarketWire

ETS Experts to Address Ways to Increase Success of Native American Students in Higher Education
Two researchers from Educational Testing Service (ETS) will address educators, policymakers, and other experts gathering to address the challenges and opportunities for promoting success in higher education for Native American students during the Third Annual Native American Student Advocacy Institute May 23-24, 2011 MarketWire

Grand Canyon University Forms New College of Arts and Sciences
Grand Canyon University (GCU) merged two colleges this month to form a new college that will offer quality instruction to approximately 2,000 on-campus students and 10,000 online students this fall. MarketWire

Firefly Is Sweetly Honored to Be on the Road With This Summer's Rascal Flatts "Flatts Fest" Tour
This summer, Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka will be prominently featured as part of the 2011 Rascal Flatts "Flatts Fest" concert tour. The national tour will cover 23 cities in 18 states and runs June 18-Sept. 18, 2011. Sara Evans, Eaton Corbin and Justin Moore are the scheduled opening acts. MarketWire

se2 Ready to Serve Exploding Indexed Annuity Market
se2, a leading provider of business technology and processing solutions for the financial services industry, responded quickly to the rapid surge in indexed annuity sales late last year by helping the insurance market adapt quickly to this fast-growing market, according to se2 CEO Dave Keith. MarketWire

Auto Club Projects Memorial Day Travel Will Stay Steady From Last Year
Memorial Day travel will stay at about the same level as last year for Southern California, with high gas prices cutting back the number of drivers compared to 2010 but air travel increasing, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California. MarketWire

Refresh Your Summer With GOT MILK?
Summer is just around the corner and Californians are already thinking about how they can beat the heat, while also indulging in fun, tasty treats. This summer, two-time National Barista Champion Heather Perry has partnered with the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB), the creator of GOT MILK?, to give drink enthusiasts another reason to enjoy lattes while refreshing their palates MarketWire

A Winning Combination: #1 in the World Women's Tennis Player Caroline Wozniacki Is an Official Private Jet Member of Universal Jet Charter
Global leader in Private Aviation/Jet Charter, Universal Jet Charter, proudly announces the #1 ranked world women's tennis player, Caroline Wozniacki, as the first official Private Member Card holder of Universal Jet Charter MarketWire

OnShift Receives LTC LINK Elite Supplier Award
OnShift, a leader in web-based staff scheduling and shift management software for the healthcare industry, is proud to announce that it has earned an 'Elite Supplier' distinction for the 7th Annual LTC LINK Meetings MarketWire

Proteonomix, Inc. (PROT) Animal Studies Confirms Potential Use of UMK-121
PROTEONOMIX, INC. (OTCBB: PROT), a biotechnology company ("Proteonomix" or the "Company") focused on developing therapeutics based upon the use of human cells and their derivatives, is pleased to announce the results of animal studies involving the Company's UMK-121 technology. MarketWire

Smokefree's RE/AL Products Now Available on New RE/AL Website
Thomas Schropefer, CEO of Smokefree Innotec, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SFIO) an established international distributor of e-cigarettes, (www.smokefree-innotec.com) stated that "I am definitely proud to reveal today that SFIO has kept our promise to our loyal followers. The patented RE/AL products are now available this morning for ordering on our companion website www.smokereal MarketWire

CCTV-IMG and Shanghai Racing Company Form Strategic Partnership to Manage and Promote China Touring Car Championship
CCTV-IMG Sports Management Company, China's high-profile sports joint venture between CCTV, the national television network of China and IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, today announced a strategic partnership with Shanghai Racing Sports Corporation to manage and promote China Touring Car Championship (CTCC). CCTV-IMG will own a significant stake in CTCC. MarketWire

PageUp People Enhances Core Technology Leadership Team to Support Global Growth
Leading Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced that Jason Noorman, a dynamic information technology and business practitioner, has joined the company as General Manager for Information Technology. In this role, Noorman is responsible for overseeing the delivery, technical operations and support for PageUp People's Talent Management solution. MarketWire

U.S. Foodservice Acquires Great Western Meats, Inc.
U.S. Foodservice, one of America's leading foodservice distributors to restaurants, hospitals, schools and other organizations, today announced the purchase of Great Western Meats, a broadline foodservice distributor and provider of fresh-cut portion meats in Central Florida. MarketWire

Innovation Group Launches New Innovation Insurer Suite and New Business Model
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Pictometry Acquires GeoEstimator
Pictometry International Corp. announced today that it has acquired Indianapolis-based GeoEstimator, a leading provider of roof measurements based on aerial imagery. MarketWire

Outline Systems, Inc. and Duck Creek Technologies Announce New Partnership
Outline Systems, Inc. (OSI), a leading provider of IT solutions and services for insurance organizations, and Duck Creek Technologies (Duck Creek), a provider of innovative software and services for the insurance industry, are pleased to announce the two companies have formed a partnership which will integrate OSI's ProducerOne™ with Duck Creek Policy Admin™. MarketWire

Ataccama Announces Partnership With Teradata
Ataccama Corporation, a leading provider of data quality, master data management (MDM) and data governance software, announced today that it has entered into a cooperative partnership with Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), a global leader in data warehousing and enterprise analytics MarketWire

Fujitsu Network Communications Selects FPX for Sales Process Improvement
FPX, the pioneering developer of Configure-Price-Quote® (CPQ) applications, announced today that Fujitsu Network Communications has selected FPX CPQ OnDemand® as its next-generation quoting solution. FPX develops powerful solutions that enable companies to increase and accelerate sales by simplifying complex sales processes MarketWire

Adaptability, Speed to Market, Customer Service Top Insurers' Concerns, According to Oracle Insurance and Insurance Networking News Research
ACORD LOMA - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

RFaxis Has Been Named as a Finalist for the 2011 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award
RFaxis, Inc. announced today it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. MarketWire

Wiz Khalifa Has the Golden Touch; Acclaimed Rapper Set to Embark on "Rolling Papers" Tour as His Second Single "Roll Up" Becomes RIAA-Certified Gold; 40-City North American Tour Featuring Special Guests Big Sean and Chevy Woods Kicks Off June 11th at the Bonnaroo Festival; "Rolling Papers" Available
Rostrum/Atlantic recording artist Wiz Khalifa has unveiled details of his upcoming headlining tour dubbed the "Rolling Papers Tour MarketWire

Global Technologies Group, Inc. Completes Three Joint Venture Agreements
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) has completed three Joint Venture agreements with its licensors and partners related to the following: MarketWire

"127 Hours" Inspiration, Aron Ralston, Headlines Stellar Lineup at EXIT Realty's Annual Convention
EXIT Realty Corp. International today announced its stellar lineup of speakers and entertainers who will be gracing the stage at this year's annual convention gala to be held in Nashville, October 25-29. MarketWire

Ora Expert Presents Latest Information on Dry Eye Therapy Pipeline at Ocular Diseases & Drug Discovery Conference
George Ousler, Vice President, Dry Eye, Ora, Inc., will present the Dry Eye Pipeline session at GTCbio's 3rd Annual Ocular Diseases & Drug Discovery Conference on Friday, May 27 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston, MA. Mr MarketWire

ALTOUR Takes on Another Continent: the Travel Company Opens a New Office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
ALTOUR, one of the world's largest independent travel agencies, specializing in meeting the needs of discerning travelers, recently opened a new office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. With 66 offices in the United States, as well as offices in Paris and London, the establishment of an office on the African continent represents an exciting expansion into a growing cultural and commercial hub MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software to Advise on Enhancing the Corporate Data Asset at Ovum Butler Event
Trillium Software®, a business of Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) and a leading enabler of Total Data Quality solutions, today announced that Ed Wrazen, vice president of international marketing at Trillium Software, will present at the Ovum Butler Group strategy briefing Data Quality and Integration - Treating data as a corporate asset MarketWire

Pop Art Miami Celebrates Memorial Day With Discounts
Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the summer season. With the winter holidays long passed, many people fall back into the routine of their daily schedules and stop demonstrating their appreciation for loved ones. Pop Art Miami has remedied this summertime monotony with a Memorial Day discount of 10% off all items on their Pop Art website, now through Monday May 30th. MarketWire

Industry Leader Peopleclick Authoria Significantly Enhances Compensation Solution With Newest Product Release
Peopleclick Authoria, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed suite solutions for Talent Management, Vendor Management and Workforce Compliance and Diversity, today announced details of the latest release of Peopleclick Authoria Compensation. Building on more than a decade of experience in providing compensation management capabilities, Peopleclick Authoria Compensation version 10 MarketWire

MotivAction Wins Prestigious Creativity International Award
MotivAction, a recognized innovator in meetings and event management, has been awarded a Silver in the 41st Creativity International Awards for a client video announcing an incentive trip to Costa del Sol, Spain. Silver recognition is an honor only awarded to the top 25 percent of entries. "We are thrilled to be recognized for this project MarketWire

Peopleclick Authoria Launches Compensation Forum to Drive Compensation Program Dialog, Impact and Opportunities in Recovering Economy
Peopleclick Authoria, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed suite solutions for Talent Management, Vendor Management and Workforce Compliance and Diversity, today announced the launch of the Compensation Forum MarketWire

Innovative Software Shifts Its Strategic Focus
Innovative Software Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: INIV) (the "Company"), a software development and services company, announced that it has entered into a Settlement and Rescission Agreement with Robert W. Singerman, the former owner of The WEB Channel Network, LLC. The terms and conditions of the agreement are reported in the 8-K regulatory filing. MarketWire

Shadow Financial Systems Accommodates Continued Growth With New Headquarters Facility
Shadow Financial Systems, developers of solutions for global securities processing, reconciliation, clearing, treasury and accounting, today announced that the company will relocate, expanding its headquarters for the third time in less than seven years. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies and 1-800-DOCTORS Team Up to Launch MedFlash(R) in the Physician and Pharmaceutical Industry
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"), www.connectyx MarketWire

Southern Home Medical Projects $7 Million in Annual Revenue Post Merger With Washington, DC-Based Medical Group
Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHOM), a holding company providing healthcare services, staffing and durable medical equipment to medical institutions, has previously announced the intent to merge with a network of medical clinics based in the Washington, DC area. Today, Southern Home Medical projected first operating year's revenues for the combined entity of $7 million. MarketWire

SFL - 1Q 2011 Presentation
Press release from Ship Finance International Limited May 23, 2011 Please find enclosed the presentation of the Preliminary First QuarterResultsto be held May 23, 2011 in the link below. Presentation of 1st quarter 2011 results:http://hugin.info/134876/R/1517953/454486 MarketWire

Small Builder Wins Big at the Home Builder's Association of Maryland's MAX Awards
OPaL, a privately owned boutique homebuilder based in Lanham, MD, out-marketed every builder in their category at the 2011 MAX Awards, taking home top honors for Best Builder Logo and Outstanding Builder Brochure for their Cabin John Crossing development. MarketWire

Axceler Joins Microsoft Partner Solutions Center in Redmond
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint administration and migration, today announced that it has been selected to join the Microsoft Partner Solutions Center (MPSC), to work with Microsoft and other MPSC partners on SharePoint solution development, marketing and sales MarketWire

Sunset Island Music Signs Marketing Agreement With Buddha Inc.
Sunset Island Group (PINKSHEETS: SIGO) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Sunset Island Music, has signed a marketing agreement with Buddha Inc. MarketWire

EnergySolutions to Present at the Credit Suisse 2011 Engineering & Construction Conference
EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES) President and Chief Executive Officer Val Christensen and Chief Financial Officer William Benz will participate in the Credit Suisse 2011 Engineering & Construction Conference. The conference will be held at the Credit Suisse Conference Center located at Eleven Madison Avenue (24th Street) New York, NY on Thursday June 2, 2011. MarketWire

Treaty Energy Acquires Eight Additional Oil Leases in Texas
Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCQB: TECO) (PINKSHEETS: TECO), a growth-oriented energy company in the oil and gas industry, today announced it has acquired eight oil & gas leases in Texas, adding another 1347 acres to Texas lease holdings. MarketWire

Insurers Deliver More Accurate Life Claims at Lower Costs With Pegasystems
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) software for customer centricity, today unveiled an updated solution to help insurers drive down operational costs while delivering superior customer service MarketWire

Healthnostics Announces Elimination of Debt
Healthnostics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HNSS) paid $280,994 to eliminate notes payable, leaving a balance of $51,463 which will be retired in the coming months. These transactions significantly strengthen the Company by removing all long-term debt from the balance sheet. MarketWire

BioElectronics Announces New Product Feature and Patents
BioElectronics Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BIEL) (OTCQB: BIEL), the maker of inexpensive, disposable drug-free topical pain devices, today announced that they have filed a Provisional Patent application, "RF Induced Thermal Treatment for Tissue Pain," and have received Issue Notification from the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office that they expect to issue a design patent for the Company's back belt MarketWire

China Food Services, Corp. Update on Merger
China Food Services, Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GDHI) today announced that it is in final discussion with California Grapes International, Inc (CGI) to complete the recently announced merger. MarketWire

IMG Selected to Represent the Family of Iconic Basketball Coach John R. Wooden for Licensing and Endorsements
IMG Licensing, a division of global sports, fashion and media company IMG Worldwide, announced today that it has signed the Family of legendary basketball coach John R. Wooden for licensing and endorsements. MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Announces the Reorganization of Its Hong Kong Operation With Expected Annual Savings of US$2 Million
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) (NASDAQ: SHIPW) announced today that the Company has reorganized its Hong Kong based subsidiary Maritime Capital Shipping Limited ("MCS") to take full advantage of the synergies that exist between the parent company and the subsidiary MarketWire

kCura Named a 'Leader' in Leading Analyst Firm's 2011 E-Discovery Magic Quadrant
kCura, developers of the e-discovery platform Relativity, today announced they are positioned in the 'Leaders' quadrant of the Gartner 2011 "Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software" report.* MarketWire

Biggest Loser Finalist Ready to Motivate Corporate America and Others as Season Finale Approaches
Mark Kruger, a finalist on the hit TV Show the Biggest Loser, has a great story to tell and amazing tips for staying healthy and now wants to come and motivate corporate America. Kruger, a favorite on the reality TV series during Season 5 is energetic, inspiring and refreshing as a motivational speaker. MarketWire

BIA Investor Relations Introduces 'Signature' Investor Service for Global Buy-Side Outreach by North American Public Companies
BIA Investor Relations, a London-based consultancy, today announced the launch of its Signature International Outreach Service, a two-phase program to assist North American public companies in expanding their shareholder bases through outreach to institutional buy-side investors overseas. MarketWire

NavStar Technologies in Field Test With New Hardware Technology Platforms
NavStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVSR), a company focused on producing and commercializing products and services for tracking/monitoring and reporting on the location and condition of high value cargo and other assets, is pleased to announce the field trials of two new hardware technology hardware platforms. MarketWire

Strong Communication Trend Presses Demand -- Industry Report Featuring Sonus Networks, Inc. and TEKELEC
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS) and TEKELEC (NASDAQ: TKLC). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

New Market Influence on Communication Sector -- Research Report on EMCORE Corporation and Opnext, Inc.
Today, www.EquityMarketsInc.com announced its research report highlighting EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ: EMKR) and Opnext, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPXT). Full content and research is available at www.EquityMarketsInc.com/research.php. MarketWire

Consoles Revenues Decline, New Market Arises -- Research Report on Glu Mobile Inc. and Activision Blizzard, Inc.
Today, www.EquityMarketsInc.com announced its research report highlighting Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU) and Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI). Full content and research is available at www.EquityMarketsInc.com/research.php. MarketWire

New Opportunity in Wireless Emerges -- Research Report on Clearwire Corporation and FiberTower Corporation
Today, www.EquityMarketsInc.com announced its research report highlighting Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ: CLWR) and FiberTower Corporation (NASDAQ: FTWR). Full content and research is available at www.EquityMarketsInc.com/research.php. MarketWire

GDP Growth, but Discretionary Continues Struggle -- Research Report on Barnes & Noble, Inc. and Books-A-Million, Inc.
Today, www.EquityMarketsInc.com announced its research report highlighting Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and Books-A-Million, Inc. (NASDAQ: BAMM). Full content and research is available at www.EquityMarketsInc.com/research.php. MarketWire

Quixey -- the App Search Engine -- Launches Out of Private Beta and Introduces Tools to Power App Search Everywhere
Quixey launches today taking a drastically different approach to app discovery. Quixey is powering app search across all platforms -- search for mobile, web, desktop and browser apps. MarketWire

Orbit Baby(R) Leads the Industry in Children's Chemical Safety for Flame Retardant Materials
Recently, the Green Science Policy Institute published a study calling attention to flame retardant chemicals, associated with various health problems, which were found to be prevalent in children's products. As an industry leader in chemical safety for children, Orbit Baby, Inc. supports the work of leading experts to restrict unsafe chemicals in children's products MarketWire

Panjiva Reveals Summer Movies Moving the Most Merchandise
With summer being one of the most critical times for the movie industry, this season's movie story lines stem from what the film industry knows audiences already enjoy: sequels, comic book creations, and children's book adaptations. A new class of child-friendly movies will be released in the coming weeks, and related merchandise will be stocked on store shelves MarketWire

Atlantis Computing Named to Everything Channel's CRN Virtualization 100 List
Atlantis Computing, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced it has been recognized by Everything Channel in CRN's new Virtualization 100 list MarketWire

Zazzle Expands Asian Presence With Republic of Korea Website Launch
Zazzle, the leading platform for quality custom products, today announced the addition of the Republic of Korea to the company's growing list of international websites: www.zazzle.co.kr. The new website will enable Korean consumers to create, buy and sell unique products in their native language, across Zazzle's ever-expanding global marketplace. MarketWire

TenMarks Releases Summer Math Program to Combat Summer Learning Loss
Each year students leave school at the peak of their math skills, only to let those skills wither over the summer as they enjoy camps, vacations and video games MarketWire

Platinum Studios, Inc. Sets Memorial Day Launch of Comic Series "Blood Nation" on Graphicly
"Cowboys & Aliens" producer Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment rights company that controls an international library of more than 5,000 comic book characters, announced today that Memorial Day will mark the release of its comic book series "Blood Nation" for the iPad, iPhone and all Android phones and tablets via its licensee Graphicly MarketWire

ShopStyle Expands Into Bridal; Partners With Barneys New York on "Walk the Aisle in Style" Luxury Designer Giveaway
ShopStyle, the leading global fashion search engine, today announced expansion into the wedding category with the launch of ShopStyle Bridal. ShopStyle Bridal assembles gowns, shoes, accessories and jewelry from the very best brands, boutiques and retailers MarketWire

Warner Bros. Records to Release the Danny Elfman & Tim Burton 25th Anniversary Music Box on May 24th
As previously reported, Warner Bros. Records is proud to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the ingenious collaboration between renowned composer Danny Elfman and legendary film director Tim Burton, with the release of the The Danny Elfman & Tim Burton 25th Anniversary Music Box on May 24th MarketWire

Parametric Sound Business Update
Parametric Sound Corporation (OTCBB: PAMT), a leading innovator of directed audio products and solutions, announced that it has achieved important milestones and is on track to commercialize its superior HSS®-III directed audio solution. MarketWire

Jason Derulo's Brand-New Single, "Don't Wanna Go Home," Is Available Exclusively on iTunes Today
"Don't Wanna Go Home," the new single from multi-platinum-selling singer and songwriter Jason Derulo, will be available for purchase exclusively through iTunes beginning today MarketWire

Relativity Media Pens Agreement With Avail-TVN for VOD, Pay-Per-View, Hotel and Multiplatform Distribution
Avail-TVN, the leading digital media services company in North America, today announced it has added Relativity Media to its growing roster of television and studio content provider partners. Avail-TVN was granted the rights to license and distribute Relativity Media's new release and library movies on VOD, Pay-Per-View, in multiplatform environments and for hotels. MarketWire

Algal Biomass Organization Announces New Directors and Board Chair
The Algal Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the U.S. algae industry, today announced the election of its Board of Directors for the 2011-2013 term. The ABO also announced Mark Allen, a Senior Advisor to BioProcess Algae, as Chair of the Board of Directors. The Board includes three newly-elected directors and four directors who were re-elected. MarketWire

Genmed Raises $2.75 Million Through Bond Offering
Genmed Holding Corp. (OTCBB: GENM) has announced that it has now raised more than $2.75 million U.S. Dollars through its bond offering. The funds will be used for further generic drug registrations within the European Union MarketWire

Behind-the-Scenes Look at Fleshlight Empire Airs on AskMen
The world's number one selling male sex toy company, Fleshlight has given AskMen.com, the largest men's website in the world, a behind-the-scenes look at the Fleshlight phenomenon and an exclusive interview with the owner and inventor Steve Shubin and his wife, former professional tennis player Kathleen. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares to Introduce the First Fundamental Pure Style ETFs
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced today plans for a suite of nine Fundamental Pure Style ETFs based on the Research Affiliates® Fundamental Index® (RAFI®) methodology. MarketWire

Stratus Technologies Announces Conference Call for FY2011 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
Stratus Technologies Bermuda Holdings Ltd.(together with its consolidated subsidiaries, "Stratus" or the "Company"), a global provider of uptime assurance, today announced that it will release financial results for its fourth quarter and 2011 fiscal year, ended February 27, 2011, on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time MarketWire

iDashboards Expands Their Worldwide Presence to the Congo and Cambodia
iDashboards, the leader in Business Intelligence (BI) dashboard software, is pleased to announce the global expansion of their innovative management dashboard software. Leading telecommunication companies in Africa and Cambodia have discovered the valuable relationship between executive dashboards and improved performance. MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power, Inc. Announces Development of a Breakthrough Portable Power Source for the Fuel Cell Applications Market
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power, Inc. ("API"), the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based wholly owned operating subsidiary of AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW), (the "Company"), announced today that it has developed a portable power system for military and commercial applications worldwide based on its proprietary aluminum/water reaction. MarketWire

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "Offshore Wind in New England: Lessons Learned, the Way Forward"
On June 1, the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge will present an Innovation Series event: "Offshore Wind in New England: Lessons Learned, the Way Forward," which will feature an illustrious panel moderated by Ian Bowles, the former Massachusetts Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs. MarketWire

OptionsClick.com Launches a New Way to Easily Trade Online
Industry professionals reacted favourably to today's anticipated launch of OptionsClick (www.optionsclick.com). OptionsClick exceeds industry standards for profitability, ease of use, and customer satisfaction as a new player in the up-and-coming Binary Options industry. OptionsClick welcomes new customers by offering special benefits with their first deposit. MarketWire

World Health Energy Holdings Issues Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Development and Progress of Company's Proprietary GB3000 Algae Enhancement Technology
World Health Energy Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WHEN), a public holding company operating in the alternative energy sector, released the following letter to shareholders from the management of World Health Energy: MarketWire

Avenda Systems Partners With Meraki to Provide Advanced Identity-Based NAC Features
Avenda Systems, the leader in identity-based network access security, today announced that it has partnered with Meraki to offer customers a cost-effective path for advanced network access policy services. The partnership expands customers' ability to deploy enterprise-wide context-aware policy services, NAC, and advanced guest access across all access methods. MarketWire

Informative Graphics Corporation Introduces Redact-It Enterprise and Net-It Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC) today announced the launch of two new solutions: Redact-It Enterprise and Net-It Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint 2010. These additions to the IGC product portfolio demonstrate IGC's commitment to helping companies get the most out of their SharePoint investment. MarketWire

NWT Enterprises Selects Tinet for High Performance IP Transit Services
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Appian Named a 2011 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award Finalist
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, today announced it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region MarketWire

John St. Cyr, MD, PhD and Linda M. Shecterle, PhD, International Experts in the Use of D-Ribose in Cardiovascular Disease and Increasing Vitality, Will Assist in Formulating and Launching the New NuVim Wellness/Weight Control Product Line
NuVim, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUVM) a leading provider of nutritional refrigerated and shelf stable ready to drink beverages and powder mixes announced today that John St. Cyr, MD, PhD. and Linda M. Shecterle, PhD will be instrumental in directing the final secret formulation of the new NuVim Wellness/Weight Control product line MarketWire

Orsus Xelent Reports 2011 First Quarter Results
Orsus Xelent Technologies, Inc. ("Orsus" orthe "Company") (NYSE Amex: ORS) a designer and manufacturer ofaward-winning mobile phones for the Asian market, today reported resultsfor its first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

India Globalization Capital Provides Update on Its Iron Ore Business
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC), a company competing in the rapidly growing materials and infrastructure industry in India, provides an update on its iron ore business. MarketWire

Elray Gaming Announces Investor Conference Call Thursday, May 26th at 9am EDT
Elray Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: ELRA), through its subsidiary Elray Gaming, has scheduled an investor conference call to discuss recent events, current state and future of the online gaming industry and further guidance on their online gaming operations. MarketWire

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. CEO Announces Plans for Horse Track in Dominican Republic
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ) A formal offer has been made in the form of a thirty page bound book, outlining our intent, and our offer to lease and purchase. Protocol prevails in this type of lease or sale; however, to our knowledge as per the commissioner himself, we are the only bidder MarketWire

Support.com CEO Josh Pickus Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2011 Northern California Award Finalist
Support.com (NASDAQ: SPRT) today announced that Josh Pickus, its President and Chief Executive Officer, is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 Northern California Award finalist MarketWire

GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Control Engineering, Inc.
GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GRHU), a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions and sustainable infrastructure products, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Costa Mesa, CA based Control Engineering, Inc. (CEI), a provider of automation and control solutions including engineering, installation and integration services MarketWire

Hulu Plus Launches on TiVo Premiere
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in advanced television services, including digital video recorders (DVRs), for consumers, content distributors and consumer electronics manufacturers, announced that beginning today Hulu Plus™ is available via subscription* to TiVo® subscribers with retail TiVo Premiere boxes. MarketWire

Ace(R) Hardware and The Weather Channel(R) Announce Winner of the Restore Your Outdoors Contest
Ace® Hardware and The Weather Channel® yesterday revealed the winner of their Restore Your Outdoors contest, a promotion pairing Ace Hardware's helpful outdoor and lawn and garden expertise with The Weather Channel's trusted local weather knowledge. Launched on April 18, homeowners were invited to submit photos of their lackluster outdoor spaces at www.weather MarketWire

SIE Computing Solutions Receives 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award From Raytheon
SIE Computing Solutions, Inc. (www.sie-cs.com), a provider of rugged electronic systems for mission-critical and performance-critical embedded computing platforms deployed in harsh environments, has been recognized for its quality and performance by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems with a 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award. SIE recently received the award at a ceremony held in Andover, Mass MarketWire

LightPath Technologies Adds Large Beam Diameter Mid-Wave Infrared Aspheric Lens to Its Catalog
LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH), a global manufacturer, distributor and integrator of patented optical components and assemblies, announced today it has added a new Mid-Wave Infrared (MWIR) aspheric lens to its growing catalog of aspheric lenses designed for infrared applications. MarketWire

ASCC Construction (EVDR) Completed $25 Million Project in Punjab
Evader, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: EVDR) (www.evadercorp.com) subsidiary ASCC Construction, ASCC Construction (EVDR) Completed USD $ 25 million Hydel Project In Punjab. MarketWire

SFL - First Quarter 2011 Results
Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) - Earnings Release Reportspreliminary 1Q 2011 results and increased quarterly dividend of $0.39 pershareShip Finance International Limited ("Ship Finance" or the "Company")today announced its preliminary financial results for the quarter endedMarch 31, 2011 MarketWire

Viper Powersports Announces: Timothy Kling Joining Viper Motorcycle Company as Chief Financial Officer
Viper Powersports Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VPWI), designer and manufacturer of Viper Motorcycles, announces that Mr. Timothy C. Kling has been hired as the Company's new CFO effective July 1, 2011. Mr. Kling's background includes Chief Financial Officer of Lehman Trikes, Inc., a TSXV Canadian public company for the last six years. Mr MarketWire

PVC Bendit Is Shaping the Future of PVC by Providing a New Tool to Bend PVC Pipe for Entirely New and Innovative Uses
Reese Delorey, President of PVC Bendit, announces that PVC Bendit Inc. has opened its online store at www.pvcbendit.com. PVC Bendit is the only PVC bending system that heats pipe from the inside enabling uniform rapid heating of the PVC pipe. Bendit fills a need for all users of PVC to reliably and flexibly bend PVC pipe MarketWire

Most Patients at Risk for Stroke Are Not Taking Preventive Steps
Less than half of US patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) are currently taking steps to avoid a stroke, according to new findings from the National Health and Wellness Survey (NHWS), conducted by Kantar Health and presented today at the 16th Annual International Meeting for ISPOR (International Society for Pharmacoeconomic and Outcomes Research) in Baltimore MarketWire

Mindjet(R) Maps for That!(TM) Awards to Honor Web Community's Creativity and Innovation
Mindjet®, the leading provider of business productivity software and web-based applications for visually organizing and managing information and ideas, announced a new awards program, the Maps for That! Awards ("Mappies™"), to honor creativity, innovation and resourcefulness in the MapsforThat.com community. MarketWire

American Community Development, Inc. Announces the Signing of a Joint Venture Agreement (Farmin) on Up to 35,000 Acres of Oil and Gas Exploration Lands in Union County New Mexico, USA
American Community Development, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: ACDP) ("the Company") announces the signing of a Joint Venture Agreement (Farmin) on up to 35,000 acres of oil and gas exploration lands in Union County, New Mexico, USA; controlled by High Energy Resources Inc. (Farmor). MarketWire

WCG Named Digital Agency of the Year
WCG today announced it was named Digital Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report. MarketWire

RGB Networks Shows Cable Operators How to Deliver and Monetize Multi-Screen Video Services at CANITEC Expo 2011
RGB Networks, the leader in high-capacity multi-screen video delivery, will demonstrate how cable operators can deliver advanced multi-screen video services and advertising seamlessly and cost-effectively to TVs, PCs, tablets and other mobile devices at its booth (#400) at the annual CANITEC Expo in Puebla, Mexico, May 25-27 MarketWire

Zumbox Announces Digital Postal Mail Appliance for In-House Production Mailers
Zumbox, the leader in digital postal mail services, today announced at CS Week the availability of its Zumbox Digital Postal Mail Gateway (DPM Gateway), a secure network appliance that will automatically and securely deliver postal mail via a digital channel to consumer households MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. Announces Special Shareholders Meeting
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRF) (PINKSHEETS: SWRF), a diversified financial asset recovery company, today announced that it filed a Definitive 14A statement with the SEC on May 20, 2011 announcing a special shareholders meeting on June 1, 2011 to be held at 507 Main Street, Lake Dallas, Texas 75065, on June 1, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., Central time, for the following purposes; MarketWire

Betterment.com Announces Growth to Over $10 Million Under Management in Its First Year
TechCrunch Disrupt -- Betterment.com, the revolutionary online investing solution that makes investing easy and accessible, today announced that it has grown to more than $10 million under management and over 4,000 customers in the last year MarketWire

X PRIZE Foundation Announces Finalist Teams in the $1.4 Million Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE
The X PRIZE Foundation, the leading nonprofit organization solving the world's Grand Challenges by creating and managing large-scale, global incentivized competitions, today announced the 10 finalist teams that will move forward to the final phase of the $1.4 Million Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE MarketWire

Searchlight Scientific Announces Plans to Capture Share in $148 Billion Cloud Computing Marketplace
Searchlight Scientific, a wholly owned subsidiary of Searchlight Solutions (PINKSHEETS: SLLN), announced relevant changes in their business model. Searchlight Scientific is now concentrating on becoming a next generation data services company focusing on developing and growing cloud based solutions to solve tomorrow's computing challenges. MarketWire

General Cannabis Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
General Cannabis, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CANA), a technology-based Internet marketing services company, today reported financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Glance's Tom Scontras Named Top 25 Most Influential Sales Professional by AA-ISP
Glance Networks (www.glance.net) announced today that the American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP) has recognized Tom Scontras, Glance's Vice President of Sales and Marketing, as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Inside Sales Professionals for 2011. Scontras received the award at AA-ISP's recent Leadership Summit, held in Minneapolis, Minn. MarketWire

IANS Research Eighth Annual Lone Star Information Security Forum to Explore IT Risk Management in a Time of Increasing Breaches and Threats
IANS, a research and consulting firm focused exclusively on IT risk management and information security, announced that information security thought leaders from academia and industry will gather at the eighth annual Lone Star Information Security Forum on June 14th and 15th, 2011 at the Cityplace Conference Center in Dallas, Texas MarketWire

Universal American Deploys KANA to Take Control of Their Service Experience
KANA Software, Inc., a world leader in software solutions for Service Experience Management (SEM), today announced that following selection last year, Universal American has deployed KANA to deliver a consistent, world class customer service experience MarketWire

ON24 Recognized as Best Business Application
ON24, Inc., the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, today announced that the company has received a 2011 San Francisco Business Times Tech & Innovation Award, in the Business Application category. Demand for the company's virtual communication solutions is growing, and many of the world's most respected and well known companies are now ON24 customers. MarketWire

MILESTONE Technologies Adds Another Cisco Specialization With Advanced Data Center Architecture
With advanced Cisco technical certifications such as Unified Computing and Collaboration, Mobility and Wireless Networks among others, MILESTONE is building on their already strong partner relationship with Cisco Systems. MarketWire

Customer Buy-In Is Key to Smart Grid Success but Less Than Half of Utility Executives Are Preparing Customers for Change, Says Oracle Study
CS Week -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Flirtomatic Scores With Mocean Mobile's Industry-Leading Mobile Ad Serving Platform
Mocean Mobile (www.moceanmobile.com), the standard in mobile ad serving, today announced that Flirtomatic, the leading online and mobile social networking service with 4.5 million registered users globally, will be using Mocean Mobile's innovative mobile ad serving technology in all markets across the world. MarketWire

Houston School of Massage Announces Summer Classes for Massage Therapist Training
The Houston School of Massage, a licensed massage school in Houston, is offering classes for massage therapists beginning Monday, June 13. MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics and Collaborators to Present Data at ASCO 2011
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Seven Step Recruiting Sponsors RPO Summit Reception at 2011 HRO Today Forum in Las Vegas
HRO TODAY FORUM -- RPO SUMMIT -- Seven Step Recruiting, a leading provider of outsourced recruitment services, has announced that it is sponsoring a cocktail reception at this year's RPO Summit, which is part of the HRO Today Forum taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 23rd through 25th, 2011 MarketWire

Tone's ReliaTel VoIP Management Solution Rated Compliant With Avaya Aura Communication Manager 6.0
Tone Software Corporation, a global provider of comprehensive network monitoring and management solutions for converged telecommunications and IT infrastructures, today announced that its ReliaTel® VoIP management solution is compliant with key Internet Protocol (IP) telephony solutions from Avaya, a global leader in business collaboration systems, software and services. MarketWire

Sidera Networks Enhances Flexibility of Ethernet Services
Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announced today it has enhanced its Switched Ethernet service by offering three Class of Service (CoS) options with guaranteed service levels to allow customers to prioritize traffic over the Sidera network. MarketWire

FSAStore.com Closes Series A Financing
FSAStore.com, the only one-stop shop stocked exclusively with Flexible Spending Account eligible products and services, today announced it has closed $800K in Series A financing. The round was led by Point Judith Capital with the Columbia Business School Lang Fund, Opal Moon, LLC and other angels participating. MarketWire

Delaware State Police Foils Child Custody Incident With Help of New World Systems' Information Sharing Solution
Advanced information sharing technology and fast-thinking dispatchers in two Delaware counties helped the Delaware State Police (DSP) investigate a child custody complaint. On April 17, 2011, the Delaware State Police 911 Call Center in Sussex County, Delaware (SUSCOM) received a call from a mother stating that her 4-year-old child had been taken by an ex-boyfriend and was in immediate danger MarketWire

UFood Restaurant Group Signs Eight-Unit Development Deal With Franchisee in Puerto Rico
UFood Restaurant Group, Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC) announced today the company has contracted with franchisee Manuel Rivera to develop and operate eight UFood Grills in Puerto Rico. The first of the units is projected to open in fall 2011. MarketWire

MSC Software Enters the Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Market With XFlow
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that it has entered into a strategic market development partnership with Next Limit Technologies for XFlow, a new state of the art Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) solution. MarketWire

Concierge Care Advisors Adds Certification Program to Deliver Uniform, Trustworthy Recommendations for Senior Care
Concierge Care Advisors, a pioneering Seattle-based senior care and housing referral agency, has expanded its service to Washington State with seven advisors completing the company's rigorous certification process and receiving regional assignments MarketWire

Biggest Loser(R) Contestants Lose Over 1,000 lbs at Home While on The Biggest Loser Meal Plan by eDiets
eDiets.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET) -- On The Biggest Loser Ranch, contestants have personal trainers, doctors, nutritional experts and healthy food at their fingertips. However, the transition from the ranch back to their normal lives can be a huge challenge for these contestants MarketWire

The Boston Consulting Group's New Public Sector Leader Headlines Consulting Magazine's Top 25 Consultants for 2011
Joe Davis, Senior Partner and Americas Leader for the new Public Sector practice at The Boston Consulting Group, headlines Consulting magazine's Top 25 Consultants for 2011. After starting the practice from scratch just two years ago, Davis has brought BCG inside the Beltway in a big way -- working with the U.S. Treasury Department, The SEC, the FDIC and the U.S. Postal Service. MarketWire

"Skincare News" Offers Office-Appropriate Makeup Tips for Business Dress Code
Creating a work-friendly makeup look can be tricky. While wearing too little makeup can appear unprofessional, wearing too much can look overdone. Learn how to create a polished, office-appropriate look with Skincare-News.com's latest article, "Makeup Looks for the Office." MarketWire

Expesite 'Positioned' for Future Growth
Expesite, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider based in Columbus, Ohio, unveiled its refreshed brand including its suite of Vision products, a collaborative software platform for real estate development, construction, and facilities management MarketWire

Vision Computer Solutions Opens Ann Arbor, Michigan Office
Michigan IT services provider Vision Computer Solutions announces the opening of their new office in downtown Ann Arbor. The expansion reflects the tremendous success Vision has experienced in southeastern Michigan over the last three years. Initially, Vision's Ann Arbor office will be staffed with 2-3 employees, with plans for further growth. Vision will keep its main headquarters in Northville MarketWire

Digital Ally Receives DVM-500 Plus Order From State Police Under New Statewide Contract With Kentucky
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial applications, today announced that it has been awarded a statewide contract by the State of Kentucky. MarketWire

Nacel Energy Pays Down $1.34 Millon in Debt and Provides Shareholder Update
NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCQB: NCEN) (FRANKFURT: 4FC) ("NACEL" or the "Company") today confirmed significant improvement in the Company's financial statements was achieved during the first nine months of the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011. Total debt reduction during the period amounted to $1,335,499. Accounts Payable was reduced by $245,837 to $61,464 MarketWire

CertifiGroup Receives ISO 17025 Accreditation for Ingress Protection Testing Laboratory
CertifiGroup's ISO 17025 accredited Ingress Protection testing facility allows US manufacturers to certify products for outdoor use, including NEMA ratings for equipment and enclosures. With this accreditation, manufacturers can receive certified test reports for products that need to meet the IP code requirements MarketWire

Johnson Controls Inc. to Improve Global Communications With Avaya
Avaya, a global provider of business communications and collaboration solutions and services, today announced that Johnson Controls (JCI) will be upgrading to Avaya Aura® as the company's new global IP Telephony platform. This will provide new capabilities and a solution that supports the company's commitment to state of the art communication technologies and lower costs MarketWire

EPUB 3 Proposed Specification Released
The International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) today announced that EPUB® 3 is now a Proposed Specification for final member and public review. EPUB, an XML and Web Standards based format developed by the IDPF, has become a key global standard in the rapidly developing digital publishing industry, enabling digital books and publications to be portable across devices and reading systems MarketWire

Ixia Used for Virtualized Server Testing by Dell
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading, global provider of converged IP network test solutions, today announced that Dell, Inc. has selected Ixia as one of its key partners for performance testing on its PowerEdge server line MarketWire

Medpace, a Clinical Research Organization (CRO), Announces Plans to Enter Into an Equity Recapitalization With Affiliates of CCMP Capital Advisors, LLC
Medpace, Inc. a full-service global clinical research organization today announced a plan to complete an equity recapitalization with affiliates of CCMP Capital Advisors, LLC. This relationship will allow Medpace to add global operational depth and continue their reputation as a company well known for therapeutic and operational excellence in conducting Phase I-IV clinical studies. MarketWire

Callidus Software to Showcase Producer Lifecycle Management Solutions at 2011 5th Asian Insurance CFO Summit
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today it is a sponsor of the 2011 5th Asian Insurance CFO Summit. The conference will be held May 24-26 at The Harbor Grand, Hong Kong MarketWire

India's Aditya Birla to Join Global Cement's Major League, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources India (Delhi, India) -- Aditya Birla Group (Mumbai) is pushing the gas pedal in its race to become a major global player in the cement sector. The company already is among the top 10 cement manufacturers globally and is one of the biggest in India MarketWire

Given Imaging's PillCam(R) ESO 3 Receives FDA Clearance
Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in GI medical devices and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the PillCam® ESO 3 video capsule for visualizing esophageal mucosa. The clearance included a new version of RAPID® software, and the new DataRecorder 3, which includes a built-in real-time viewer. MarketWire

M86 Security Announces Virtual Web Reporting Solution
M86 Security, the global expert in real-time Web and email threat protection, today announced the immediate availability of M86 Security Reporter (SR) 3.1. With the introduction of a new virtual appliance option, the M86 SR 3.1 is now the most flexible, cost effective Web security reporting solution in the industry MarketWire

A Major Oil and Natural Gas Company Selects Locus Technologies to Manage Environmental, Compliance, and Sustainability Information
Locus Technologies (Locus), the industry leader in Web-based water, energy and environmental software, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to manage corporate environmental compliance and sustainability at a publically traded, independent E&P company focused exclusively on oil and natural gas development in California. MarketWire

HotAir.com Expands Team -- Hires New Blogger, Tina Korbe
HotAir.com has expanded its team to reach new heights within our nation's capital. MarketWire

SureQuest Systems, Inc. & Unidine Corporation Announce Five Year Renewable Agreement to Provide Dining Management Software Systems to Unidine Clients
SureQuest Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SUQU), a leading provider of dining management software solutions for the food service industry, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the Dining Management System for Unidine Corporation of Newton, MA. MarketWire

Controversial Rail Projects Remain Big Business in the United States, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Spending on rail projects, be it light, commuter or high-speed, has been a hot-button topic in Washington, D.C., for some time now MarketWire

Cellceutix CEO States "Full Speed Ahead"
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Weather Delays Force Aventine Aurora West Ethanol to Move Plant Start-Up to August, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings Incorporated (OTCBB:AVRW) (Dallas, Texas) has delayed the start-up of its Aurora West ethanol production facility until August of this year, due to rainy weather and wet working conditions in the region this spring MarketWire

Alto Group Holdings Announces the Acquisition of the Great Excelsior Mine
Alto Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALTO) ("Alto Group" or the "Company"), an innovative mining and commodities trade company headquartered in New York, announces the acquisition of the Great Excelsior Mine. MarketWire

A Multi-Disciplined Engineering & Design Firm Focused on Client Services, by Pennoni Associates, a Feature of "Industry Today" on Industrialinfo.com
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest Pennoni Associates (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast MarketWire

Sigma Designs Licenses Mitsumi as Second Source for Z-Wave Technology
Sigma Designs (NASDAQ: SIGM), the leader in connected media platforms, and Mitsumi are pleased to announce that Mitsumi is now a licensed second source for Z-Wave® wireless RF technology, a Sigma Designs technology MarketWire

Advanced Voice Recognition Systems, Inc. Updates Interference Proceedings and Notice of Allowance of Third Patent
Advanced Voice Recognition Systems, Inc. ("AVRS") (OTCBB: AVOI) is a software development company headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona specializing in creating interface and application solutions for speech recognition technologies. Our speech recognition software and related firmware was first introduced in 1994 at an industry trade show. MarketWire

National Automation Services, Inc. Announces a $2,237,000 Net Gain in First Quarter 2011
National Automation Services, Inc. ("NAS") (www.nasautomation.com) (OTCQB: NASV) (PINKSHEETS: NASV) announced today that first quarter 2011 financials posted with the SEC reflect a $2,237,000 net gain and income increased to $0.02 per share for the first quarter. MarketWire

Egenera Introduces Data Center Directions(TM) Webinar Series With Session on Providing Easy, Effective High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) for HP BladeSystem
Egenera, the only provider of open converged infrastructure management software that supports heterogeneous data centers, today announced the first in an ongoing series of Data Center Directions webinars: "Providing Simple, Effective HA and DR for HP BladeSystem." The webinar will be held on Thursday, May 26 at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT/4 p.m. GMT MarketWire

NAES Corporation Helps Energy Producers Navigate the Changing Energy Landscape at 2011 Wind Power Conference
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant disaster is having a far-reaching impact on energy policies, which are changing rapidly before our eyes. Both Germany and Japan have announced new energy policy directions away from nuclear generation in the wake of the disaster MarketWire

New Study: 86 Percent of Employees Cite Lack of Collaboration for Workplace Failures
ASTD 2011 International Conference & Exposition -- Fierce, Inc MarketWire

The HCG Diet: Not FDA Approved, What Women Need to Know
The addition of HCG to one's diet plan is being touted in women's magazines as the miracle hormone for weight loss. HCG is Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, a hormone produced by pregnant women's placenta. MarketWire

Golden Ocean Group: Annual Information Statement
Issuers of listed transferable securities are required to produce an annualstatement of information made available to the public. Please find the statement from Golden Ocean Group Limited for the period of01January 2010 - 18 May 2011 enclosed. This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc MarketWire

G8 Governments Urged to Embrace Multistakeholder Approach to Internet Issues
In advance of the upcoming meeting of the G8 governments in Paris, a worldwide coalition of Internet organizations, including the Number Resource Organization, the Internet Society, the Internet Society France Chapter, ICANN, and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), today stated that they would welcome the opportunity to provide input to discussions on Internet-related issues MarketWire

RAID Incorporated Announces Latest Computational Power House Solution
RAID Incorporated announces its latest high performance computational solution capable of delivering 2 Teraflops, 300,000 IOPs and 1 PB of near-line RAID level storage. MarketWire

Keep the Family Entertained Without Breaking the Bank During Three-Day Weekends From Hasbro
(Family Features) With a three-day weekend ahead, it's time to start brainstorming entertainment options for that inevitable moment when someone asks "what's next?" Whether going out of town for a fun weekend away, or opting for a budget-friendly, relaxing weekend at home, games are a great option to have on hand to keep everyone in the family happy and entertained. MarketWire

Make Your Home Cleaner and Greener With Green Works
(Family Features) Finding ways to go green in the home does more than help the planet. It helps your home's environment, as well. MarketWire

Summer Grooming for Pets From PetSmart
(Family Features) When warm weather hits, people put away the winter coats and slip into something a little more comfortable for the higher temperatures. The four-legged family members need a little help to make the transition, however, as pets also need to stay cool when sunny days arrive MarketWire

Like Mother, Like Daughter From MilkPEP
(Family Features) Moms do more than pass on their genes to their daughters. They have a powerful influence as role models for their daughters' physical activity, dieting behaviors, body image and self-esteem, according to a panel of experts at the Role Modeling Health Legacy Summit, hosted by the National Milk Mustache got milk?® Campaign and Family Circle magazine. MarketWire

Dinner's Ready... For Inspiration! From the National Pork Board
(Family Features) Bring new inspiration and variety to your weeknight meal planning by adding pork to your shopping list. Most cuts take minimal preparation time and the savory flavor pairs well with almost any ingredient you already have in your kitchen, as well as your family's favorite side dish. MarketWire

A Guide to Guilt-Free Summer Eating From Trop50
(Family Features) Warm weather signals the start of summer get-togethers -- from picnics to barbecues. Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien, founder of the Hungry Girl brand and New York Times best-selling author, says you can enjoy weight-conscious choices without sacrificing great taste. MarketWire

Throw a Backyard Barbecue With a Twist From Byron's BBQ
(Family Features) It's that time of year again -- the kids are out for summer, the days are longer and the weather is warming up. And, nothing brings people together for a fun time quite like a barbecue. MarketWire

Heat Up Your Summer Barbecue With KC Masterpiece
(Family Features) As the weather continues its warming trend, it's time to get outside and soak up the sunshine. Whether taking advantage of sunny skies at a local festival or hanging out in the backyard, nothing says summer like barbecue, considered by some to be America's national cuisine. MarketWire

Dress Up Your Dish Like a Celebrity Chef From California Black Ripe Olives
(Family Features) A string of pearls. The irresistible matching bag. The gotta-have-'em high heels. So many times the accessory makes the outfit. So goes the way of California Black Ripe Olives. MarketWire

Great Grains From United Sorghum Checkoff Program
(Family Features) Anyone looking for delicious new ways to enjoy whole grains or bring gluten-free recipes to the table can do both at the same time, thanks to something called sorghum. MarketWire

French Premiere for the dmexco Satellites
The dmexco is making its debut for the first time in France on May 31st, 2011 with a Satellite premiere in Paris. From 7 pm onwards the international leading Expo and Conference for digital business will be presenting the manifold advantages of a dmexco participation to selected potential exhibitors in the scope of an exclusive evening event MarketWire

New Oracle Communications Report Released: 'Rethinking IT Strategy...Can It Enable a Step Change in Communication Service Provider Performance?'
TeleManagement Forum - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Eloqua "Strict Mode" Features Help Marketers Comply With New European Privacy Regulations
Eloqua, the leading provider of Revenue Performance Management solutions, today announced new "strict mode" features that help marketers comply with the EU's high profile privacy tracking regulations. The legislation, which takes effect on May 25, 2011, impacts every marketer who interacts electronically with customers and prospects based in EU countries. MarketWire

Comba Telecom Launches a New Generation of Distributed Antenna System Solutions for North America
Comba Telecom Inc., a leading wireless enhancement solutions provider, announced the launch of its next generation of distributed antenna system (DAS) solutions for the North America market. The DAS was unveiled today at the American Conference Institute's 4th Annual DAS Congress held in Las Vegas, May 23-25. MarketWire

GOGL - Q1 2011 Presentation
Please find enclosed the presentation of the First Quarter Results, held inthemorning on Monday May 23, 2011 Oslo, May 23, 2011 This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant tosection5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. Q1 2011 Presentation:http://hugin.info/135378/R/1517819/454393 MarketWire

NicOx: Update on the Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholder Meetings
www.nicox.com MarketWire

BOOM! Studios & POW! Entertainment Launch Stan Lee BOOM! Comics App
BOOM! Studios, one of the top publishers of graphic novels and comic books, announced today the immediate availability of the new free Stan Lee BOOM! Comics App for iOS mobile devices! The app will showcase the digital versions of legendary comics creator Stan Lee's superhero comic series, SOLDIER ZERO, THE TRAVELER, and STARBORN MarketWire

ASSA ABLOY: Repurchase of shares in the company
The Board of Directors has on May 20decided to acquire maximum 300.000 series B shares. The motive for therepurchase is to financially secure the company's undertakings, includingsocial security costs, in connection with the long term incentive programmeLTI 2011. MarketWire

MITIE Group PLC - Preliminary Results
MITIE Group PLCPreliminary announcement of results for the year ended 31 March 2011Good results and strong growth aspirations 2011 2010 Growth GBPm GBPm %Revenue 1,891.4 1,720.1 10.0Operating profit before other items1 108 MarketWire

Interim Result for the Quarter ended March 31, 2011
Highlights * Golden Ocean reports a loss of $19.5 million for the first quarter of 2011 after an impairment loss of $38.7 million related to five vessels * Golden Ocean announces dividends of US $0 MarketWire

Total Global DAS Revenue to Surpass 13 Billion in 2015, Says In-Stat
Cellular reception issues are becoming more acute as mobile access devices are designed to handle more data-rich applications. Adding new macro base stations has been the traditional way of creating new mobile capacity. However, cell tower locations are becoming harder to acquire, and the cost of new base stations is prohibitive. Enter distributed antenna systems MarketWire

New data support efficacy of Ruconest across all HAE attack locations
Pharming Group NV ("Pharming" or "theCompany") (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) announced today that new clinical datafromopen-label studies on their recombinant human C1 inhibitor (rhC1INH;conestatalfa; Ruconest™ in Europe, Rhucin® in other countries) waspresented duringthe 7(th) C1INH deficiency workshop in Budapest, Hungary, 20-22 May 2011 MarketWire

Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corp. Signs Mats Wilander as Modizo Ambassador
Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corporation (ICE) (OTCBB: ICMC), the owner and operator of Modizo.com, has signed tennis legend and TV personality, Mats Wilander as one of the Modizo Ambassadors. Wilander will be making exclusive video blogs for ICE's social media website for celebrities, Modizo.com. MarketWire

Live Webcast From COMPUTEX 2011: AMD to Detail Plans to Continue Enabling the Next Generation of PC User Experiences
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it will hold a live webcast from COMPUTEX 2011 in Taipei, Taiwan on May 31 at 10:30 p.m. ET (10:30 a.m. UTC in Taiwan on June 1). During the 90-minute webcast, AMD executives and a number of partners will also share exciting news on future plans for the AMD Fusion Family of APUs. To view the live webcast, please visit: www.amdcomputex.com.tw MarketWire

New AMD Embedded G-Series APUs Provide 39 Percent Power Reduction for Fanless Designs
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate availability of two new AMD Embedded G-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) with thermal design power (TDP) ratings of 5.5 and 6.4 watts, up to a 39 percent power savings compared to earlier versions¹ MarketWire

Digital Payment Technologies Introduces Industry-First Extend-by-Phone Service for Parking Pay Stations
Today, Digital Payment Technologies (http://www.digitalpaytech.com) (DPT) announced it will launch an innovative new Extend-by-Phone service for the recently introduced LUKE II pay station. The service will also work with existing DPT LUKE and SHELBY pay stations MarketWire

Kenergy Scientific, Inc. (Formerly SpeechSwitch, Inc.) (PINKSHEETS: KNSC) Reverse Split in Progress
Ken Glynn, President and CEO of GreenSmart Stores and Kenergy Scientific, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KNSC), today reported that a Form 8K Report to the SEC will be filed tomorrow to report the reverse split of the Company's Class A stock in the ratio of one new share for every 800 shares currently authorized, including issued and unissued MarketWire

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