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Industry needs credit to boost growth: Anand Sharma
Echoing the opinion of several industry experts on the hike in interest rates by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said adequate credit must be made available for the industries to boost growth. ANI

Increase in policy rates a necessary step to tame inflation: Pranab Mukherjee
Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said the sharp increase in repo rate and reverse repo rate by 50 basis points was a necessary step to tame inflation. ANI

RBI raises policy rates by 50 basis points
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday today raised repo and reverse repo rates by 50 basis points each for the current fiscal. ANI

Tata steel to increase Chinese investments by five percent
Tata Steel Limited, the world's 10th-largest steel company in terms of production and a subsidiary of the Tata Steel Group, plans to increase its investment in China by five percent in 2012. ANI

Georgia Governor to open second USA-India business summit in Atlanta
Atlanta (Georgia, US), May 3 (ANI-Business Wire India): Governor Nathan Deal of Georgia and V.S ANI

Destiny Home Solutions Group Announces Newly Redesigned Home Remodeling Website
Destiny Home Solutions Group is pleased to announce the availability of its newly redesigned website. The website is available at destinyhomegroup.com. Destiny Home Solutions Group provides complete home remodeling project management services through its nationwide network of remodeling contractors. MarketWire

Real Estate Wealth Secrets Conference to Launch May 14th
Just when many think the opportunities are over, others realize the potential for capitalization and profit in commercial real estate is at an opportune peak. Such San Francisco Bay savvy investors will assemble at a day-filled conference describing ways to leverage the current commercial foreclosure boom while creating and protecting their real estate fortunes MarketWire

Word of Mouth PR: Proven Techniques for Building Breakthrough Online Viral Campaigns
PR professionals interested in learning how to conceive, design, implement and measure massively influential campaigns that spread like wildfire through social networks, the blogosphere and traditional media should join PR University on this exclusive Master Class webinar titled: Word of Mouth PR: Proven Techniques for Building Breakthrough Online Viral Campaigns. MarketWire

Pete Licata Wins the 2011 United States Barista Championship With Isla Coffee
In two coffee industry firsts this weekend in Houston, Pete Licata of Honolulu Coffee Co. became the first competitor from Hawaii to win the United States Barista Championship and also the first-ever to prevail at any national barista championship using 100% Hawaiian coffee. MarketWire

TradeWarrior and TradePMR Announce Integrated Partnership
TradeWarrior and TradePMR announced today an integration between the two firms. The partnership provides TradePMR advisors with the ability to seamlessly export their client data files into TradeWarrior's powerful rebalancing and trading system. The affiliation marks the first time TradePMR has made rebalancing software available to their advisors. MarketWire

Exit Only, Inc. Acquires Trans Atlantic Capital Group; Record $15 Million Confirmed Revenue for First Quarter 2011, Acquisition Validates Business Growth Strategy
Exit Only, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXTO) announced that it has acquired Trans Atlantic Capital Group, Inc. in an all stock transaction consisting of 20 million shares of restricted common stock and 30 million common stock purchase warrants between $.01 and $.02 per share. Trans Atlantic Capital Group, Inc MarketWire

Musiq Soulchild Spreads His Magic; New Album "MUSIQINTHEMAGIQ" Arrives Today; Album Release Show Tonight at NYC's Highline Ballroom; Performance Will Stream Live on CentricTV.com; Grammy-Nominated Soul Superstar to Appear on BET's The Mo'Nique Show and TBS' Lopez Tonight, Set for May 12th; Details f
Atlantic recording artist Musiq Soulchild has officially released his hugely anticipated new album "MUSIQINTHEMAGIQ" today. Details for the Grammy-nominated soul superstar's U.S. headlining tour titled "MUSIQINTHEMAGIQ" will be announced soon. MarketWire

Fixing Leaks Saves Water and Money
The arrival of spring brings an increase in outdoor activity -- including yard chores, deck and outdoor furniture clean up, and swimming pool prep -- that can drive water usage and utility bills up. While this increased seasonal cost is just another reality of home ownership, costs driven by water leaks should not be MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour Event in Brisbane, Australia on May 6 to Feature CADWorx(R) Plant With Integration of CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R)
Intergraph will host a Discovery Tour event on May 6, 2011 in Brisbane, Australia that will feature demonstrations of Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional and show how they integrate with Intergraph CAESAR II for pipe stress analysis and PV Elite for vessel and exchanger analysis MarketWire

NetSteps Announces Executive Team Expansion
NetSteps, creator of world-class business applications for real-time direct sales company management, today announced the latest addition to its executive management team with the appointment of David Jaworski as Vice President of Sales MarketWire

Reagan Foundation Centennial GOP Presidential Primary Debate Slated for Post-Labor Day
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, in conjunction with its debate partners NBC News and POLITICO, announced today that the Reagan Centennial GOP Presidential Primary Candidates Debate will shift to September 7, 2011, making it the first GOP debate post-Labor Day. MarketWire

New Intrinsically Safe Ultrasonic Tester From CorDEX Automatically Logs Pipeline Measurement and Location Information
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Swordfish Financial, Inc. Retains Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP to File Schedule 14A Proxy Statement
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SWRF), a diversified financial asset recovery company that acquires orphaned assets, today announced that it has retained Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP in connection with the filing of a Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A with the Securities and Exchange Commission MarketWire

CH2M HILL Awarded Expansion of the Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility by Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility, LLC
CH2M HILL (www.ch2mhill.com), a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm, has been awarded a contract for the expansion of the Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility, located in San Jose, California by its owner, Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility, LLC, an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Calpine Corporation. MarketWire

Fiore Films Signs Academy Award(R)-Winning Director Barry Levinson to Direct "Gotti: Three Generations"
Fiore Films, an independent production company, today announced it has signed Academy Award®-winning director Barry Levinson to direct "Gotti: Three Generations." MarketWire

VirTra Systems Cancels Shareholder Meeting
VirTra Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VTSI) announced today the special shareholder meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 4, at its corporate headquarters, has been cancelled. MarketWire

Transmit/Receive Switch From Supertex Guards Ultrasound Receivers From High Voltage Pulses
Supertex, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPX), a recognized leader in high voltage analog and mixed signal integrated circuits (ICs), today introduced the MD0101, a four channel, high voltage, bi-directional voltage protection device with integrated clamp diodes. MD0101 protects low noise receivers in medical ultrasound applications from high voltage pulses. MarketWire

Sencore Attended NAB Show and Exhibited a Range of Advanced Video Media Delivery Technology
Sencore, an industry leader in high-quality signal transmission and video delivery solutions for broadcaster cable and telecommunications, recently attended and exhibited at the 2011 NAB Show. The show took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center on April 9 to April 14, and draws more than 90,000 media professionals from 150 countries every year MarketWire

$122,052 Progressive Jackpot Won at Red Hawk Casino
Red Hawk™ Casino, home to some of the most liberal slots and table games in northern California, announced today Jacine C., from El Dorado Hills, Calif., won a $122,052 progressive jackpot on Monday, May 2! MarketWire

Bio-Rad Reports First-Quarter Currency-Neutral Revenue Growth of 4.9 Percent
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and(NYSE: BIO.B), a multinational manufacturer and distributor of life scienceresearch and clinical diagnostic products, announced financial resultstoday for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Grand Canyon University Expands Campus Construction Projects
Grand Canyon University (GCU) is gradually modifying the landscape on west Camelback Road, investing more than $200 million in upgrading its campus facilities and improving the aesthetics of an area in dire need of economic investment. MarketWire

DPR Completes Construction on UCSD Sulpizio Family Cardiovascular Center
DPR Construction's latest cutting-edge project, the University of California San Diego's $227 million Sulpizio Family Cardiovascular Center, was completed under budget and ahead of schedule largely due to a trend-setting team approach that created a "virtual" company among more than 50 key stakeholders on the project. MarketWire

Ixia Launches User-Friendly, Flexible Data Center Testing Solution for the Enterprise
INTEROP 2011 -- Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), a leading global provider of converged IP network test solutions, today announced simplified and flexible testing solutions that meet the needs of evolving enterprise data centers. Ixia's latest IxNetwork™ v6.00 test application introduces a new, intuitive graphical user interface (GUI), productivity tools, and automated test suites MarketWire

Skiver Advertising Wins 14 Awards at 2011 Addy Awards Ceremony
Skiver Advertising, an "uncomplicated" Southern California advertising agency known for integrating effective digital and traditional advertising under one roof, made its mark on the 23rd annual OC Addy Award ceremony this year by winning an amazing 14 of the coveted awards -- nine silvers and four bronzes. MarketWire

SandForce(R) Adopts Real Intent's Advanced Sign-Off Verification Software for SSD Processors
Real Intent Inc., the leading provider of software products that accelerate Advanced Sign-Off Verification of electronic designs, announced that SandForce®, Inc. has selected Real Intent's Ascent™ Lint and Meridian™ CDC solutions for verification and sign-off of its leading edge Solid State Drive (SSD) processor designs, based on the results of a competitive evaluation MarketWire

QuickCutCNC(TM) Offers Additional Finishing Options
Quickparts®, a 3D Systems company (NASDAQ: TDSC), announced today the release of additional secondary finishing capabilities through QuickCutCNC™. This new rapid CNC machining service, launched by custom manufacturing leader Quickparts®, is now providing anodizing and electroless nickel plating as an option for parts CNC machined from either Aluminum 6061 or 7075. MarketWire

Sta-Kleen Dry-Erase Urethane Upholstery Expands HD Expo Distributors
Sta-Kleen, the first urethane upholstery that allows for complete erasing of marks and stains, will return to HD Expo at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, May 18-20, with a growing team of distributors and expanded product demonstrations. MarketWire

ProductionHUB and The Show Producers Partner to Bring Industry Jobs to ShowBiz 2011
ProductionHUB, the search engine for media & entertainment, and The Show Producers are partnering this year to bring the most coveted industry-only job board to Los Angeles for the 2011 ShowBiz Expo. MarketWire

American Reprographics Company Reports Results for First Quarter 2011
ARC (NYSE: ARC) (the "Company"), thenation's leading provider of document management services and technology tothe architectural, engineering and construction industries, today reportedits financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Wabash National Corporation Announces First Quarter Results
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC)reported year-over-year improvement across most financial and operatingmetrics. The Company reported net income of $3.2 million and $0.05 perdiluted share for the first quarter of 2011 on net sales of $222 million.For the same quarter last year, the Company reported net loss of $139.1million, or $4.64 per diluted share, on net sales of $78 million MarketWire

Park Sterling Corporation to Participate in Gulf South Bank Conference
Park Sterling Corporation (NASDAQ: PSTB), the holding company for Park Sterling Bank, today announced that it plans to participate in the Gulf South Bank Conference to be held at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel -- New Orleans, LA from May 9 to May 11, 2011. Park Sterling's senior management team will present on Wednesday, May 11, at 9:50 am Central Time MarketWire

Brigham Exploration Announces Continued Infill Drilling Success, Acreage Additions and Provides an Operational Update
Brigham Exploration Company (NASDAQ: BEXP) announced the successful completion of additional infill wells in the Williston Basin, including the Brad Olson 9-16 #3H and the Erickson 8-17 #3H, bringing the total number of infill wells completed by the company to date to four at an average early 24-hour peak rate of approximately 3,378 barrels of oil equivalent MarketWire

Cadence Announces Breakthrough in System Development to Meet Demands of 'App-Driven' Electronics
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced a breakthrough in electronic design with a new suite of products that promises to cut system integration time by up to half for next-generation designs MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Ships Over 300 Million Copper Wirebond Units and Expands Fine Pitch Solutions
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider today announced that it has shipped over 300 million semiconductor packages with copper wirebond interconnect and is rapidly expanding its technology offering to support a broader range of applications and finer silicon nodes. MarketWire

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Stock
Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.48 per share. The dividend will be paid on June 3, 2011 to stockholders of record on May 20, 2011. MarketWire

Community Bank of the Bay Announces a Profit of $106,346 for the 1st Quarter 2011
Community Bank of the Bay (OTCBB: CBYAA) announces a profit of $106,346 for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Century Reports First Quarter 2011 Earnings
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) todayreported net income of $25.0 million ($0.25 per basic and diluted share)for the first quarter of 2011. Financial results were negatively impactedby a mark-to-market loss on forward contracts of $4.8 million, primarilyrelated to LME price protection options MarketWire

RainStor Deploys Simba Technologies to Build Custom ODBC Driver and JDBC Driver Connectivity
Simba Technologies Inc MarketWire

Carbon Sciences Moves to Up-List Its Shares to Trade on a Senior U.S. Securities Exchange
Carbon Sciences Inc. (CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to make gasoline from natural gas, announced today that it is taking steps to list its shares on a senior U.S. securities exchange. MarketWire

Orange County Optometrist Kathleen Andersen First in the Nation to Offer HeartSmart Technology
Dr. Kathleen Andersen of RSM Vision in Rancho Santa Margarita has been selected by HeartSmart Technologies to be the first eye care professional to offer technology to detect the early signs of cardiovascular disease in her patients. MarketWire

Resolutions of Nokia Annual General Meeting 2011
Dividend of EUR 0.40 per share; Board and Committee members elected Nokia CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseMay 3, 2011 at 20:00 (CET +1) Espoo, Finland -The Annual General Meeting of Nokia Corporation held on May3, 2011 (the AGM) resolved to distribute a dividend of EUR 0.40 per sharefor 2010. The dividend ex-date is May 4, 2011 and the record date May 6,2011 MarketWire

WESTSTAR $9.0 MILLION FINANCING
Weststar Resources Corp. (TSX-V: WER FSE:HN3) (the "Company") has arranged, subject to TSX Venture Exchangeapproval, a non- brokered private placement of 10,000,000 units at $0.90per unit for total gross proceeds of $9,000,000 MarketWire

Pat "Deep Dish" Bertoletti Triumphs With Fourth Win at Fifth Annual La Costena Jalapeno Eating Championship Challenge
Pat "Deep Dish" Bertoletti claimed victory for the fourth time at the fifth annual La Costeña "Feel the Heat" Jalapeño Eating Championship Challenge. Bertoletti, currently the second world ranked competitive eater in the sanctioned sport of Major League Eating (MLE), ate 275 whole jalapeños in eight minutes MarketWire

Real Intent Appoints Craig Cochran as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development
Real Intent Inc., the leading provider of software products that accelerate Advanced Sign-off Verification of electronic designs, announced today that Craig Cochran has joined the company as vice president of marketing and business development MarketWire

8-Pair Kidney Transplant Chain at Saint Barnabas Medical Center Transforms 16 Lives
The largest Paired Kidney Exchange at one facility in the region and one of the biggest in the United States took place at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ. This chain of eight transplants occurred over a three-day period beginning on Valentine's Day and finishing on February 16, 2011. Eight people donated kidneys to eight recipients MarketWire

McDaniel Provides Electrical Safety Tips for the Office
Although household safety tips are widely available and promoted at various times during the year, many people take for granted that their office or workplace environment is without hazards MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces "Bolt On" Acquistion of 5,000 Net Undeveloped Acres in Williston Basin, North Dakota
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company") announced this morning that the Company's recently acquired wholly-owned subsidiary, NuLoch Resources Inc MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Announces Date for the Release of First Quarter 2011 Results, Conference Call and Webcast
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced that it will release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 after the close of the market in New York on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. MarketWire

Custom Acrylic Furniture Manufacturer Debuts at 2011 International Contemporary Furniture Fair
Plexi-Craft, the nation's #1 manufacturer of custom acrylic furniture, fixtures and accessories, will be making its debut at the 23rd Annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF). Featuring the latest in contemporary furnishings, ICFF will take place at the Jacob Javitz Center in New York City from May 14-17, 2011 MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Final Closing of NuLoch Resources Acquisition
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company") announced today that the Company has closed the acquisition of NuLoch Resources Inc. (TSX-V: NLR) (OTCQX: NULCF) ("NuLoch"), a Williston Basin focused upstream oil and gas company. MarketWire

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend
Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services,announced today its unaudited financial results for the first quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. The Company's Board of Directors also declared a quarterlydividend of $0.15 per share for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Imperial Toy Taps Industry Veteran Genna Rosenberg as Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing, Communications and Business Development
Imperial Toy, LLC., a leading maker of licensed and non-licensed kids' bubbles, seasonal products and novelty toys, including the Miracle® Bubbles brand of bubbles and accessories, has hired seasoned toy industry executive Genna Rosenberg as Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing, Communications and Business Development MarketWire

Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
Franklin Street Properties Corp. (the"Company", "FSP", "we" or "our") (NYSE Amex: FSP), an investment firmspecializing in real estate, announced today Funds From Operations (FFO) of$16.3 million or $0.20 per share for the first quarter ended March 31,2011. The Company also announced Net Income of $24.8 million and EarningsPer Share (EPS) of $0 MarketWire

CONMED Corporation to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD), a medical technology company specializing in medical devices for surgical and patient monitoring markets, announced today that the Company will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 1:40 PM Pacific Time. The event will be held in Las Vegas at the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas Hotel. MarketWire

Axis Group Awarded "Fastest Growing Partner of the Year" by QlikTech
Axis Group, a leading business intelligence solution provider delivering QlikView Business Discovery solutions on premise, in the cloud and on demand, is proud to have been awarded "Fastest Growing Partner of the Year" for 2010 by QlikTech at their annual worldwide partner conference, named Qonnections, held at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami, Florida. MarketWire

Digerati Technologies, Inc.
In the news release, "Debtpoint Selects Digerati for Its Cloud Communication System," issued Wednesday, April 27, 2011 by Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGI) (OTCQB: DTGI), we are advised by the company that in the first paragraph, the company is "a leading international debt consulting firm" rather than "a leading national debt consulting firm MarketWire

Hertz Launches "The Gas and The Brake" Campaign
The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) today unveiled a global, multi-faceted branding initiative designed to cultivate a dialogue with customers by focusing on customers' driving experiences MarketWire

Fisher Communications Launches HeadDrama
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI), a leader in local media innovation, today announced that it has launched HeadDrama, a localized lifestyle website which provides information and commentary on issues related to mental health and dealing with daily life concerns. MarketWire

TomoTherapy Announces First Quarter Financial Results
TomoTherapy Incorporated(NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for cancercare, today released financial results for the first quarter ended March31, 2011. MarketWire

Market Leader(R) Delivers 25% Growth in First Quarter Revenue
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) todayannounced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

QuickLogic Announces Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Results
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs) leader, today announced the financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended April 3, 2011. MarketWire

Brigham Exploration Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Brigham Exploration Company (NASDAQ: BEXP) todayannounced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

my-Ditto, the Award-Winning File Sharing and Storage Solution, Now at Micro Center
Dane-Elec, a global leader in consumer electronics, announced that its award-winning my-Ditto digital storage solution is now available at Micro Center stores nationwide. Micro Center is at the forefront of meeting consumers' needs with the tools that they need to create and edit all of their digital content MarketWire

GainSpan Next-Generation Wi-Fi Module Brings Leading Edge Connectivity to More Embedded Devices
GainSpan® Corporation, a leader in ultra low-power embedded Wi-Fi solutions, today unveiled its next-generation Wi-Fi module that brings future-proof wireless connectivity to even more embedded devices. The GS1500M is a high-performance 802 MarketWire

PDSi Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Pinnacle Data Systems, Inc. ("PDSi") (NYSE Amex: PNS) today reported its financial results for the three months endedMarch 31, 2011. MarketWire

Union Mutual of Vermont Selects ISCS's SurePower Innovation(R) to Modernize Policy Administration and Core Business Processes
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Raritan Animal Hospital Website: animERge Emergency Pet Hospital Starts New Website
Raritan area animal hospital animERge Emergency Pet Hospital has introduced a new Internet site, located online at animerge.net. The animERge 24 hour pet clinic has been serving pets and pet owners in the Raritan area for 20 years. The animal hospital provides emergency vet care, both basic and advanced, for pets of all types, including cats, dogs and "pocket pets" such as rabbits MarketWire

Technicolor completes the disposal of Grass Valley Head-end business to the FCDE
Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH) announces thecompletion of the sale of its Head-end business (previously included inGrass Valley) to FCDE on May 3, 2011, as contemplated in the offerreceived in February 2011 and according to the terms detailed in theCompany's February 23, 2011 press release MarketWire

United Community Banks, Inc. Announces Annual Shareholders' Meeting
United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) announces that it will host its annual shareholders' meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2011, at The Ridges Resort in Young Harris, Georgia. MarketWire

Capital Window Partners With StillPoint to Introduce Affordable Portfolio Software to Investment Advisors
Capital Window Corporation, the leader in end-to-end investment packaging and business services, announced a strategic partnership with StillPoint Holdings, Inc., owner of the first fully customizable turnkey advisor-centric wealth management software Agile -- The Advisor Control Center platform MarketWire

Butterfield Fulcrum Acquisition Completed
Fund industry executives Glenn Henderson and Tim Calveley announced today that they have completed the acquisition of fund administrator, Butterfield Fulcrum, in partnership with BV Investment Partners, a leading middle market private equity firm, following regulatory and government approvals MarketWire

Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx, to Be Day-Two Keynote at Sensors Expo & Conference
Leading industry analyst Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx, will present "The New Printed Electronic Paradigm" as the day-two keynote during Sensors Expo & Conference, June 6-8, 2011 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. He will speak on Wednesday, June 8 and join Dr. Hugh Herr, Biomechatronics Researcher, who will present "The New Era of Human 2 MarketWire

Lehman Mortgage and Structured Finance Veteran Appointed New CEO at Integrated Asset Services
Integrated Asset Services®, LLC (IAS®), a leader in default management and residential home collateral services, today announced that Paul E. Sveen, an accomplished executive in the residential mortgage and structured finance businesses, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources to Announce First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 12, 2011
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(SEHK: 1878) will release its first quarter 2011 financial results before TSX market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

Medline Announces Call for 2011 Prevention Above All Discoveries Grant Submissions
The deadline is fast approaching to apply for a portion of up to $1 million in Prevention Above All Discoveries Grants which Medline Industries, Inc. will be awarding to healthcare professionals to research ideas for improving health care. Letters of intent outlining the creative solution or intervention healthcare professions want to develop and test must be submitted by June 30, 2011. MarketWire

15,581 Pets Saved During the PetSmart Charities(R) National Adoption Weekend
More than 15,500 pets' lives were saved during the most recent PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend held in partnership with more than 2,000 animal-welfare organizations throughout North America. MarketWire

La Mancha Appoints New COO and CFO
La Mancha Resources Inc. (TSX: LMA) (hereinafter "La Mancha" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel Tamlyn as its Chief Operating Officer, effective May 5, 2011, and Gonzague Thomasset as its Chief Financial Officer, effective June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Stanford Seed Capital Competition Winner Announced by North Bridge Venture Partners
North Bridge Venture Partners, a seed and early stage venture capital firm with offices in San Mateo, CA and Boston, MA, today announced the winner of a new seed capital competition held in conjunction with Stanford University and the Asia-Pacific Student Entrepreneurship Society (ASES) MarketWire

VEGAS.com and NetplayTV Partnership to Focus on Online Gaming Potential and European Travel to Las Vegas
VEGAS.com, the world's number one city travel website, has formed a partnership with the United Kingdom's largest interactive TV gaming company, NetplayTV Group. The agreement allows VEGAS.com to play an active role in UK online gaming in one of Las Vegas' most valuable international tourism markets. MarketWire

FOAA Anesthesia Services Again Recognized With National Excellence in Healthcare Customer Service Award
FOAA Anesthesia Services (FOAA) was again named a recipient of 2011 PRC National Award for Excellence in Anesthesia Services for three of its hospital anesthesia departments. FOAA, the exclusive anesthesia services provider at Inova Fair Oaks, Inova Alexandria and Inova Mount Vernon Hospitals, claimed the distinction as surveyed by Professional Research Consultants (PRC) MarketWire

FX Energy Schedules First Quarter 2011 Results Conference Call
FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) announced today that a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter 2011 financial and operating results will be held at 4:30 p.m. Eastern on Monday, May 9, 2011. The call will be hosted by David Pierce, FX Energy's President and CEO. The call will also include an overview of the Company's current operations MarketWire

Hu-Friedy Names Ken Serota as President
Hu-Friedy, a global leader in dental instruments and products, today announced that Ken Serota, Hu-Friedy's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has been named President of the company, effective immediately. Ron Saslow will remain CEO and become Chairman of the Board MarketWire

Dr. Phil Moves to 4 PM in Philly; CBS 3 to Debut 5 PM Newscast May 26
Dr. Phil McGraw, whose career in talk was launched on The Oprah Winfrey Show, will move to the 4 p.m. timeslot in Philadelphia after Oprah broadcasts her last show at 4 p.m. on May 25th. Beginning May 26th, Dr. Phil moves from 5 p.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays on CBS 3. Eyewitness News at 4, anchored by Chris May and Susan Barnett, will shift to 5 p.m. as part of the programming change MarketWire

OPTIMIZERx to Participate in the 2011 HCP Spring Hospital Pharmacy Conference
OPTIMIZERx Corporation (OTCBB: OPRX) announced today that it has representatives attending the 2011 HCP Spring Hospital Pharmacy Conference, May 2-4 in San Antonio, Texas. The Health Connect Conference provides OPTIMIZERx access to over 150 prominent Health Systems throughout the United States. MarketWire

Leads360 Appoints Nick Hedges as President and Chief Executive Officer
Leads360, the industry leader in sales lead management software, today announced that Nick Hedges has been named President & Chief Executive Officer. MarketWire

Ciphertex 15TB/60TB Portable Storage AES 256 Hardware Encrypted RAID Tower Makes Debut at Interop
Ciphertex Data Security, a global provider of powerful and affordable data security products and services, today introduced the CX-RANGER-EX, a portable AES 256-bit hardware-based encrypted RAID system with eSATA, FireWire 800, USB 3.0 and up to 15 Terabytes of storage capacity MarketWire

Tips for Improved Home HVAC Energy Efficiency
There are plenty of things you can do to make a lasting difference when it comes to improving your HVAC energy efficiency this season and all year long. Here are a few quick tips from Trane to help you maximize your home heating and cooling, while minimizing your energy bill. MarketWire

Breast Cancer Cure International Patent Application # PCT/US2011/000602 CZ BioMed Corp.
CZ BioMed Corp. announced today they have successfully applied for an international patent for its new treatment for breast cancer, BRVLYSIN, a novel oncolytic virotherapy which is a new class of potent, genetically engineered, common-cold-like virus, that selectively kills breast cancer cells, but not normal healthy cells MarketWire

Highpower International Appoints New Independent Director
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries and related products, today announced that Mr. T. Joseph Fisher, III has joined Highpower's Board of Directors, effective April 30, 2011, and Mr. Chao Li has retired as director of the Board. MarketWire

Rydex|SGI Announces Launch of Dorsey Wright & Associates' New ETF Models
Rydex|SGI, a leading provider of innovative ETF and alternative investment solutions, today announced the launch of two new Dorsey Wright & Associates' (DWA) ETF models. DWA is an independent registered investment advisory firm well-known for its technical research and analysis capabilities. MarketWire

Horn Group Named 2011 Technology Agency of the Year
Horn Group, Inc., a top digital communications agency, has been named Technology Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report. Last week, The Holmes Report announced its Specialist Agencies of the Year calling out Horn Group for its growth in 2010 and its leadership in digital communications. MarketWire

New Ramtron F-RAM Processor Companion With TCXO Targets High-Volume Consumer, Industrial, and Computing Markets
Ramtron International Corporation (NASDAQ: RMTR), the leading supplier of nonvolatile ferroelectric memory products, today announced at the Embedded Systems Conference upgrades to the company's family of Processor Companion products targeted at the high-volume, processor-based electronics system market MarketWire

Fisher Investments' Ken Fisher Recognized by Investment Advisor Magazine
Investment Advisor, a leading publication for independent advisors and financial planners, recognized Fisher Investments' founder and CEO Ken Fisher as one of its 25 most influential people in the advisor community for 2011 MarketWire

Court Decision Halts City of Portland, ME-Backed Diamond Cove Inn Project
The Friends of Great Diamond Island (The Friends) has successfully won its suit against the Diamond Cove Homeowners Association (DCHA) and The Inn At Diamond Cove, LLC to invalidate the controversial vote for a commercial hotel in the Great Diamond Island Fort McKinley Historic District MarketWire

OneShield Announces Partnership With Orpheus
OneShield, Inc., the developer of OneShield Dragon®, an innovatively modern, rules- and tools-based, data-driven policy management solution, is pleased to announce a formal partnership with Orpheus Associates PTY LTD, a leading IT consulting practice, specializing in insurance systems implementations for general insurance carriers in Australia and New Zealand. MarketWire

GVI Clinical Development Solutions and Guangzhou IRD Medicine Company Create Global CRO
GVI Clinical Development Solutions Inc. (CDS), headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada and Guangzhou, China based Guangzhou IRD Medicine Company, announce today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to create a joint venture company called IRD-CDS, based in China. MarketWire

CRG Events Awarded #1 Best Places to Work 2011 by Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
CRG Events, a Seattle-based event management firm, today announced they have been awarded the #1 ranking of Best Places to Work 2011 by Seattle Metropolitan Magazine. After careful deliberation the magazine selected 20 companies who clearly showed the compelling work environment they were striving to create resonated with employees. MarketWire

American Express Maintains Leadership Position in SocialNuggets Top 10 Bank Index
SocialNuggets, previously called Serendio, today released its Bank Insight for Q1 2011. Having analyzed over 300,000 social media conversations, the Bank Insight shows that sentiments have dipped slightly this quarter from Q4 2010 but that most banks maintained their brand presence MarketWire

Cruzan(R) Rum Expands Flavored Rum Portfolio With Launch of Cruzan(R) Strawberry
Beam Global Spirits & Wine, Inc. [Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE: FO)], the leading American spirits company, and Cruzan® Rum, the legendary rum of St. Croix, today announced the official launch of their newest flavored rum, Cruzan Strawberry MarketWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc. Receives A.C.G. LA's Profitability Award
j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), the provider of cloud-based, value-added communication, messaging and backup services worldwide, announced that it received the "Profitability Award" at the recent ACG LA (Los Angeles Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth) Inaugural Annual Awards Ceremony. The event was held April 28th at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles MarketWire

Why You May Need a Parallel File System
Today's computational requirements are increasing at a geometric rate that involves large quantities of data. However, the performance of the I/O subsystems and communication capabilities are not keeping pace. MarketWire

Kamakura Troubled Company Index Shows Continued Improvement in Credit Quality in April
Kamakura Corporation reported Tuesday that the Kamakura index of troubled public companies fell 66 basis points in April to 4.92%. The index set an all-time low of 4.36% on December 17, 2010 MarketWire

Go2Paper Launches PaperManager(TM) 4.0
Go2Paper (www.go2paper.com), a Cloud Computing service provider for the global paper industry, announced today the release of PaperManager 4.0. PaperManager, located at www.papermanager MarketWire

Dean Evans & Associates Announces New Facility Scheduling Solution for K-12: EMS District
EMS District™, the scheduling software solution unveiled today by Dean Evans & Associates, Inc. (DEA), caters to K-12 schools' facility scheduling and resource management needs across entire districts. MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas Completes 5 Well Drilling Program on Texas Property
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCBB: XTOG) (OTCQB: XTOG) announced today it has completed its first 5-well drilling program on the West Thrifty Property in Brown County, Texas. MarketWire

Frightened Rabbit Join Death Cab for Cutie on Summer Tour; Scottish Rockers Prep Canvasback/Atlantic Records Debut Album Due Next Year
Canvasback/Atlantic recording group Frightened Rabbit has announced details of its upcoming North American summer tour. The acclaimed Scottish rock outfit will join labelmates Death Cab for Cutie on the road beginning July 27th at Columbus, Ohio's LC Outdoor Amphitheatre, followed by major shows across the U.S. and Canada (see itinerary below). MarketWire

Marathon Health Begins Shared Services Model
Marathon Health, Inc. today announced its selection as the onsite medical services provider for Lincoln, Neb.-based companies Lincoln Industries and IMSCORP. This arrangement is a prototype for the ever-growing shared services business model. MarketWire

Xplode Conference Announces New Title Sponsor EXIT Realty Corp. International
Xplode Conference announces a new title sponsorship agreement with EXIT Realty Corp. International, one of the fastest growing real estate companies in North America. MarketWire

AtheroNova to Address Significant Unmet Need in Stroke Prevention With Atherosclerotic Plaque Regression Compound to Treat ICAD
AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO) ("AtheroNova"), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to regress atherosclerotic plaque, will pursue an additional indication to address significant unmet needs in stroke prevention with a compound to treat Intracranial atherosclerosis disease (ICAD), regarded as a primary cause of ischemic stroke. MarketWire

McKeon Meunier Adds Two New Principals to Meet Demand
IP attorneys Lawrence "Larry" Aaronson and Anthony "Tony" B. Askew have joined McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman as principals, bringing added depth to the firm's intellectual property capabilities and helping to meet the needs of a growing roster of clients. Mr. Aaronson and Mr. Askew broaden the firm's ability to address all aspects of intellectual property, including litigation services MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group's Management Provide Update on Tsingda and Wonder
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) today announced that both Tsingda and Wonder are moving forward with their plans to list on a United States stock exchange despite a higher level of scrutiny by the SEC and the stock exchanges of Chinese companies. EastBridge's management expects both companies to be listed on a U.S. stock exchange in the near future. MarketWire

Tech Lighting Envision LED Head Takes Home a Gold in First Annual Architectural SSL Product Innovation Awards
Tech Lighting, a leading manufacturer of lighting products that deliver a blend of performance, style and aesthetic for a diverse range of applications, announced today yet another honor for its Envision light-emitting diode (LED) head MarketWire

Gold Medalist Mark Spitz Confirmed as the 2011 National Safe Boating Council Spokesperson
The National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) is pleased to announce Mark Spitz, nine-time gold medalist swimmer and motivational speaker, as the spokesperson for the 2011 North American Safe Boating Campaign. MarketWire

D4, LLC Partners With RiverGlass, Inc. Enabling Progressive Enhancements to D4's eDiscovery Service Offerings
D4, LLC, a national leader in eDiscovery solutions for law firms and corporate in-house counsel, and RiverGlass, Inc., a leading provider of advanced information collection and analysis solutions, announced today that the two companies have signed an agreement to form a strategic partnership for D4 to distribute, install and host the RiverGlass solutions. MarketWire

MedicsDocAssistant EHR for OB/GYN and Loudoun Physicians for Women
Loudoun Physicians for Women (LPFW), a multi-physician practice specializing in complete healthcare for women, will begin implementation of the MedicsDocAssistant EHR for OB/GYN from Advanced Data Systems (ADS). MarketWire

Suncoast Pest Control Curbs the Threat of Florida Spiders as Temperatures Rise
Almost all Florida spiders are venomous. Despite only a handful being harmful to humans, homeowners must remain constantly vigilant to protect their families and pets. With summer quickly approaching, these eight-legged arachnids are actively seeking shelter inside Florida homes MarketWire

2010 Bordeaux Futures: J.J. Buckley Facilitates Access to a Classic Vintage
J.J. Buckley Fine Wines' experienced team of Fine Wine Specialists are presenting their 2010 Bordeaux Futures campaign to enthusiasts and collectors after returning from their annual week in Bordeaux at En Primeurs MarketWire

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ERP Research Report Available From Plex Systems, Inc.
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced the availability of a groundbreaking analyst report titled "To ERP or Not to ERP: For Manufacturers It Isn't Even a Question." Authored by Aberdeen Group researchers, Plex Systems is sponsor of the timely report now available as a free download. MarketWire

Shift Within Dynamics of Waste Management -- In-Depth Research Featuring Waste Management and Republic Services
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Waste Management (NYSE: WM) and Republic Services (NYSE: RSG). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Elephant Talk Subsidiary ValidSoft Offers Strong Solutions to Identity Theft, Bank Fraud
As identity theft and online attacks targeting banks and consumers continue to soar, Steven van der Velden, CEO of Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (http://www.elephanttalk.com/), is pointing out that ValidSoft, ETAK's wholly-owned subsidiary, has a suite of effective products to help stop credit, debit card, and bank fraud MarketWire

(NUBL) NuMobile, Inc. Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Operation With Approximately $22 Million in Annual Revenue
NuMobile, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUBL) today announced entering into a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire a subsidiary operation of China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CCTR). The target China Crescent subsidiary provides original design and manufacturing services primarily within the mobile communications market sector MarketWire

KCG Awarded Task Order by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG) today announced that it has been selected to provide Information Technology (IT) Security Assessment Team (SAT) services to the Administrative Office (AO) of the U.S. Courts MarketWire

IMG and WPP Join Forces for Global Licensing Collaboration
WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY), the world's leading communications services group, and IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, announced today a worldwide partnership to collaborate in offering consumer products licensing and merchandising services. MarketWire

Zarlink Extends Relationship with CODICO to Target Growth Opportunities in Russia and Eastern Europe
Zarlink Semiconductor (TSX: ZL) today announced that it is extending its relationship with CODICO GmbH, a distributor with extensive product marketing and field applications expertise in Russia and Eastern Europe, to target new market opportunities for the Company's line circuit products MarketWire

IFCO Introduces New RPCs for Bananas, Berries and Eggs
IFCO SYSTEMS is pleased to introduce three new additions to its existing portfolio of reusable plastic containers (RPCs) for three different commodities: bananas; eggs; and strawberries. Each of the new containers was specifically designed to meet the unique needs of its respective product, ensuring higher quality at the retail store and greater supply chain efficiencies MarketWire

Epicor(R) Awarded Three IT and Industry Awards in Germany
Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, today announced that its next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution has been awarded the INDUSTRIEPREIS 2011 for best industry solution, as well as selected to appear in the "IT-Bestenliste" and "INDUSTRIE-Bestenliste MarketWire

Medgenics Announces Additional Exercise by Underwriters of Over-Allotment Option
Medgenics, Inc. (NYSE Amex: MDGN) (NYSE Amex: MDGN.W) (AIM: MEDG) (AIM: MEDU), the company that has developed a novel technology for the sustained manufacture and delivery of therapeutic proteins continuously in patients using their own tissue, today announced that, in connection with its previously announced initial public offering in the U.S. ("U.S MarketWire

New Poggled Android App Enables the Best Evergreen Deals for Chicago Nightlife
Poggled, the social commerce service for nightlife, today announced the availability of its new Android app. Joining the company's popular iPhone app, the Android app further extends the company's vision of delivering nightlife deals to users at their desktop and across mobile platforms MarketWire

Selfhelpworks, Inc. Launches LivingLife Series: The Best-Kept Health Care Secret of 2011
In this age of rising health care costs and financial instability, the human psyche is more fragile than ever. 2011 is in full swing and it is time to take control of your health. Selfhelpworks, Inc. (www.selfhelpworks MarketWire

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Releases April 2011 Index
Positioning itself to higher ground during the month of April, the AGEM Index increased 7.35 points, or nearly 7.0 percent, with the index of 17 publicly traded global gaming suppliers ending the month at 112.57. Although the index has seen a mix of fluctuations over the last six months, it remains 13.37 points higher during the same period MarketWire

Silex Releases the SX-3000EDM to Connect and Share Practically Any USB Device on a Network
Silex Technology America, Inc., (www.silexamerica.com) a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today announced the release and availability of the Silex SX-3000EDM, a compact embedded Gigabit Ethernet to USB Device Server Module that makes it very simple for device manufacturers to add networking capabilities to virtually any USB device. MarketWire

Infortrend Adds Two New Models to EonNAS Family of Unified Storage Systems
Infortrend® (TPE: 2495), the networked storage expert, today announced that it has added two new models to its EonNAS family of unified storage systems: the EonNAS 3210 and 3220. The new models are designed to meet the storage needs of SMBs, remote/branch offices and enterprise departments, and will complement the EonNAS 3200, Infortrend's existing model for these market segments MarketWire

Freestone Resources, Inc. Announces Richard Feldman Joins Its Advisory Board
Freestone Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: FSNR) announced today that Richard Feldman has joined its Advisory Board as its newest member. MarketWire

Survey Reveals 68 Percent of Global Organizations Planning to Adopt Cloud Strategy
ITSM provider, Axios Systems, today reveals the results of a global survey showing that more than half of IT professionals (51%) do not think their ITSM processes are mature enough to effectively manage cloud-based services. Twenty-six percent of IT professionals do think their organizations are ready, while the remaining 23% feel unsure. MarketWire

Fluke "Stik" Thermometers Provide Accurate Alternative to NIST-Calibrated Mercury Thermometers
On March 1, 2011, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) stopped providing calibration services for mercury-filled thermometers. This marks the first major milestone for the phasing out of potentially dangerous mercury thermometers in the United States. MarketWire

San Francisco Chronicle Total Sunday Circulation up 2.2% Year-Over-Year
Total Sunday circulation of the San Francisco Chronicle increased 2.2% year-over-year for the six months ended March 31, 2011, according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations March Fas-Fax report. Growth was driven primarily by an increase of 18,137, or 8.6%, in the number of home-delivery subscribers. MarketWire

Enterprise Video Search Leader Altus Named a "Learning Leader" by Bersin & Associates
Altus, a leader in enterprise on-demand rich media solutions for conferences, sales enablement, and knowledge sharing, announced that it has recently received top honors in the "Vendor Innovation in Learning and Talent Excellence" category by Bersin & Associates. The Company's vSearch® solution was awarded a "Learning Leader" title for its game-changing on-demand learning platform MarketWire

U.S. Foodservice Acquires Cerniglia Products
U.S. Foodservice, one of America's leading foodservice distributors, today announced the purchase of Cerniglia Products, a prominent distributor of Italian specialty foods to the southern Wisconsin market. The company, currently located in Middleton, Wis., will become part of the U.S. Foodservice-Milwaukee division. Vito Cerniglia, former owner of Cerniglia Products, will join U.S MarketWire

Allied Electronics Stocks Tektronix Digital Oscilloscopes Targeted at Students
Allied Electronics is now stocking the TDS1000C-EDU Digital Oscilloscope Series by Tektronix. The TDS1000C-EDU Digital Oscilloscope is designed to specifically meet the needs of today's schools and universities. MarketWire

Pennsylvania Life, Accident and Health Insurance PreLicense Exam Prep Courses Now Available From PreLicense.com(TM)
PreLicense.com, a service of WebCE®, recently released three new online courses designed to help applicants pass the Pennsylvania Life, Pennsylvania Accident and Health and the Pennsylvania Life, Accident and Health insurance licensing exams MarketWire

Modern Sound Control Technology Turns the Ordinary Fan Into the Latest Summer Sensation
Every summer, we pull out our old, clunky, loud fan -- the one that stands out like a sore thumb in the family room -- in an effort to keep us feeling more comfortable. But this year, forget about that old fan. There is a cool new Honeywell Fan on the market that is the latest summer sensation MarketWire

Echo Solar Systems Make Net Zero Energy Homes a Reality in New Home Communities
EchoFirst™, the creator of Echo®, a revolutionary new solar energy system that delivers twice the energy of a basic solar electric (PV) system, announced today that Echo had been chosen to power multiple new home communities for leading builders in California, Arizona, and Nevada. MarketWire

Strata Oil & Gas Board Apportions $10 Million of Capital Plan Towards Cadotte West Resource Development
Strata Oil & Gas Inc. ("Strata") (OTCQB: SOIGF), is pleased to report that the company's Board of Directors has unanimously approved the allocation of up to $10 million of the company's capital plan towards proving up the known resource of its 100% owned Cadotte West Project in the Peace River Oil Sands area of Alberta, Canada. MarketWire

Blue Gold Beverages Acquires the Exclusive Distribution Agreements for Lamborghini Energy Drinks and Pit Bull Energy Bars
Blue Gold Beverages, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: BGBV) has acquired the exclusive distribution agreements for Torino Lamborghini Energy Drinks, Pit Bull energy bars, as well as all products developed by Epic Nutrition Inc. The company acquired these assets from Epic Nutrition Canada in exchange for 5 000 000 million restricted common shares. MarketWire

Profire to Enlarge Its Lindon, Utah Facility in Support of U.S. Expansion Efforts
Profire Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: PFIE), announced today that it has purchased approximately 6,500 square feet of additional office and warehouse space adjacent to its current offices in Lindon, Utah to support its ongoing efforts to expand its presence in the U.S. market MarketWire

(NWMT)NewMarket Technology Releases 2011 Business Plan Update Webcast From CEO Bruce Noller
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) today announced the Company has released a Webcast from CEO Bruce Noller further discussing the 2011 updated business strategy for both NewMarket and its independent public subsidiary, China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CCTR). During the Webcast Mr MarketWire

Verimatrix to Share Expertise on Managing Usage Rights in a Multi-DRM World at Digital Hollywood 2011
Digital Hollywood 2011 -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it will feature Petr Peterka, CTO, as a panelist at Digital Hollywood Spring 2011, May 2-5 in Marina del Rey, California. MarketWire

Transition Networks Expands Fiber Network Interface Card (NIC) Portfolio With Gigabit Ethernet ExpressCard That Includes Wake-On-LAN Capabilities
Transition Networks Inc., the switching and media conversion technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), today announced the introduction of its new Gigabit Ethernet ExpressCard fiber adapter MarketWire

Mattson Technology, Inc. to Host Analyst Breakfast Meeting at Company Headquarters, May 18, 2011
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced that the Company will host an Analyst Meeting and Breakfast on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at the Company's Headquarters located at 47131 Bayside Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538. Registration and breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m MarketWire

Evolve Technologies' CEO Dave Sobel Invited to Join the Channel Vanguard Council
Evolve Technologies announced today that its CEO, Dave Sobel, has been selected to become a member of the Channel Vanguard Council (CVC). Established in 2009, the Channel Vanguard Council is comprised of leaders from the technology channel -- vendors, distributors, services and resellers -- resolved to creating standards that contribute to the maturation of IT channel business practices. MarketWire

Independent Research Firm Features Intermedia in Cloud-Based Email Vendor Report
Intermedia, the world's largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, announced today that it is one of the vendors featured in Forrester Research Inc.'s March 2011 report, "Market Overview: Cloud-Based Email Vendors." The report cites Intermedia as one of just three of the 13 vendors analyzed whose target market is exclusively small and mid-size businesses. MarketWire

Expert Group, Inc. Signs ATM Management Service Contract With Cord Financial Services, Inc
Expert Group, Inc. today announces that Expert Financing, Inc., a division of Expert Group, Inc (PINKSHEETS: EXPU), has signed an ATM outsourcing management agreement with Cord Financial Services, Inc in a deal that highlights ATM Replenishments Services in Florida. MarketWire

Qatar Government Officials to Review AVEC "Solar Sun Systems(TM)"
AVEC Corporation ("AVEC") (PINKSHEETS: AVECD) (FRANKFURT: BAE1) announced today it has accepted an invitation to present its new "Solar Sun Systems™" to Qatar Government Officials on May 21, 2011. Three hundred VIPs are invited to the technical review and integration plan of these breakthrough solar powered lighting systems MarketWire

Ranger Gold Receiving Bids for Drill Rigs on Its Nevada Properties
Ranger Gold Corp. (OTCBB: RNGC) is pleased to announce that it has engaged drilling contractors in preparation for drilling on its Nevada holdings. MarketWire

E-World Online Electronics Recycling Program Accepted by New York State
E-World Online, a national provider of responsible recycling solutions for consumer electronics manufacturers, has initiated one of the first take-back programs in New York to satisfy the requirements of the state's new e-waste regulation. MarketWire

Global NuTech, Inc. Announces Approximately 350 Million Shares of Common Stock to Be Returned to the Company as Treasury Stock in Major Strategic Restructuring
Global NuTech, Inc. (OTCBB: BOCL) (www.globalnutechinc.com) announced today that the Company has made a strategic decision to focus its efforts solely on the Technology and Energy markets, and is undergoing a major capital restructuring of various joint ventures, entered into by its wholly owned subsidiary E-Clean Acquisitions, Inc., that do not fit this new strategic plan MarketWire

Grid Petroleum Estimated 41,000,000 Barrels Oil in Place
Grid Petroleum Corp. (OTCBB: GRPR) (hereafter "Grid," "The Company") announced today the completion of the acquisition of Joaquin Basin Resources Inc. The Company is pleased to announce that it has determined the primary asset of the company, the 4,000 acre Kreyenhagen Trend leases, contain the same target zones of production as the neighboring Kreyenhagen Ranch. MarketWire

Mezeo Software Recognized by Everything Channel's CRN Magazine as One of the "Top 20 Cloud Storage Vendors" for 2011
Mezeo Software (www.mezeo.com) the leading provider of deployable cloud storage solutions, today announced it was named as one of the Top 20 Coolest Cloud Storage Vendors of 2011 by Everything Channel's CRN. In addition, Mezeo was recognized as one of the Top 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors in 2011 MarketWire

LEAF Commercial Capital, Inc. Announces a $60 Million Commitment to Its Revolving Debt Facility
LEAF Commercial Capital, Inc. (the "Company"), the commercial finance subsidiary of Resource America, Inc MarketWire

The Maids Will Use Engage121 to Grow Customer and Franchise Base
Engage121, Inc., a software firm specializing in customer relationship management through social media, announces that The Maids, a leading residential cleaning company, has selected the Engage121 Enterprise portal as their social CRM solution. MarketWire

Pop Art Miami Discounts Make Mother's Day Simple and Inexpensive
Since its roots in ancient Greece, Mother's Day has been marked as both a celebration of the women who raise us, and a day of chaos and anxiety for those who seek them gifts. Pop Art Miami has remedied this apprehension with a limited-time discount on all items on their website. This Pop Art website features iconic artists such as Romero Britto, Carlos A MarketWire

Narus' 'Answer Books' Tackle Specific Issues in Cyber Security and Network Management
Narus, Inc., the leader in dynamic network traffic intelligence and analytics, today unveiled its "Answer Book" series, a collection of short booklets that address today's most prevalent cyber threats and network management challenges MarketWire

Canaccord Wealth Management to Purchase PriceMetrix CommissionCheck(TM)
PriceMetrix, the software firm that helps retail wealth management firms and their advisors optimize selling efforts, manage clients, identify growth opportunities, and enhance practice management, announced today that Canaccord Wealth Management, a division of Canaccord Genuity Corp., has signed a three-year agreement to purchase CommissionCheck™ MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Launches Oncology Sales Team
Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG) today announced the launch of a U.S. oncology sales team for the commercialization of its microRNA-based diagnostic tests, with a primary focus on its miRview™ mets and mets² tests for the accurate identification of the primary tumor site in metastatic cancers and Cancer of Unknown Primary (CUP). MarketWire

Symantec and Salesforce.com Partner to Deliver Stronger Security for Cloud-Based Applications
Symantec Vision -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced Symantec Security Assessment for Salesforce, a new security application that is scheduled to be available on the AppExchange, the world's most-popular marketplace for business apps in the cloud MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Withdraws 61 Million Share S-1 Registration With SEC; Ending Quiet Period
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that it has withdrawn its S-1 registration statement on May 2, 2011, which has ended the quiet period. MarketWire

Solar Topps LLC Offers New Solar Reseller Program to Solar Integrators, Builders, Electrical Contractors, General Contractors, HVAC Companies, Roofers, Plumbers, and Business-to-Business Sales Representatives Who Want to Sell Solar Systems and Leases to Commercial Customers
Solar Topps, LLC (http://www.solartopps.com) announced today a value-added Commercial Solar Reseller Program that makes it possible for any business in Arizona to get into the solar business with no experience required MarketWire

Treasure State Bank Reports First Quarter 2011 Operating Results
Treasure State Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: TRSU), a Montana chartered community bank, today announced: MarketWire

MEDecision Announces Executive Promotion
MEDecision, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative health management solutions, today announced that Carole Hodsdon has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. MarketWire

Lumenpulse Appoints Lighting Industry Expert Gorm Teichert to Executive Team
Lumenpulse Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced that architectural and entertainment lighting expert Gorm Teichert has joined as executive vice president of international sales. MarketWire

mPhase Technologies to Present at NJTC Energy Seminar
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) today announced that it has been invited to present at a symposium on, "Energy Storage Products and NJTC Partnering Session," at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, May 5, 2011, 4:30 PM -7:00 PM MarketWire

Growth Accelerates for FargoTube Entertainment Platform
F3 Technologies, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: FTCH) announced today that growth of artists, content, and subscribers on FargoTube.com is skyrocketing as more and more artists upload their creative works and customize their presence on the entertainment platform. MarketWire

BroadHop Announces Support for Malaysian Entry Point Project on Smart Networks
BroadHop, Inc., the leader in next generation policy control platforms for telecom operators today announced its support for the Entry Point Project on Smart Networks (EPP9), one of the 12 National Key Economic Areas of the Malaysian government's Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) to transform Malaysia into a high income economy MarketWire

Blast Applications (BLAP) New Approved App for the iPhone in the Apple Store
Blast Applications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLAP), a developer of Mobile and Web Apps, announces today its latest app approved by Apple. MarketWire

Acquia Speaks on Drupal in the Enterprise & Future of Content at 2011 CMS Expo
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Globus Maritime Limited Announces the Acquisition of a 2005-Built Panamax Dry Bulk Carrier, Expanding Fleet to Seven Vessels
Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company"), (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk vessel owner and operator, announces that it has agreed to purchase, from an unaffiliated third party, a 74,432 DWT Panamax dry bulk carrier for $31.4 million. The vessel was delivered from Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard in China in November 2005. MarketWire

Diligent to Exhibit Apple iPad Application at ICI General Membership Meeting
Diligent Board Member Services (NZX: DIL), the world's leading provider of board portals, will be attending the 2011 ICI (Investment Company Institute) General Membership Meeting on May 4-6 in Washington, DC. The meeting will be attended by mutual fund industry executives and board members. MarketWire

SMART Modular Technologies' Embedded SATA Solid-State Drive Targets Mass Markets With Industry-Standard Form Factor
SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc. ("SMART" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SMOD), a leading independent manufacturer of solid-state storage products and memory modules, today announced the introduction of the XceedIOPS iSATA Slim solid-state storage module, the latest addition to SMART's serial ATA (SATA) line of embedded solid-state storage products MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. Featured on CorporateProfile.com
Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: WCRM) CEO Gary De Laurentiis was recently interviewed on the popular broadcasting website CorporateProfile.com, an online financial news company providing retail and institutional investors with insight into the companies that are making headlines through its unique and entertaining platform. MarketWire

BrightScope Releases Second Annual List of the Top Atlanta Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
BrightScope (www.brightscope.com), a leading provider of independent investment research and financial data, today announced the Top 25 Atlanta area-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $50 million in assets MarketWire

State of Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities Adopts WhipTail Solid-State SAN Appliance for Enterprise-Wide VMware View Deployment
WhipTail Tech, manufacturer of enterprise solid-state SAN appliances, today announced that The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) selected WhipTail's Virtual Desktop XLR8r to provide the storage infrastructure for their shift to a virtualized desktop model with VMware View™ MarketWire

Christmas in April: Bonanza's Record Revenues Surpass Holiday Peak
Bonanza, the leader in community-driven social commerce, announced today that it set a new monthly revenue record for April, breaking the previously established record in December of last year. MarketWire

Tercera Construction Keeps It in the Sage Family and Deploys Sage Timberline Office as Company Expands in Canadian Market
Sage North America, a provider of business management software and services to more than three million small and midsized businesses in Canada and the United States, today announced that Tercera Construction, based in Vancouver British Columbia, has selected Sage Timberline Office as its construction software solution MarketWire

SOHM, Inc. Announces Surge in Demand for Its Generic Pharmaceuticals Within India
SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer that produces and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories announced today that demand for its branded pharmaceutical products has surged within India. In line with the Company's growth target of 200% in 2011 new product offerings and expanding market share are expected to drive sales. MarketWire

Avaya Simplifies Virtualization in the Data Center and Across the Network
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UNCDF Supports the Expansion of Opportunity International's Network of Community Banks Into the Democratic Republic of Congo
Building upon a successful track record of bringing affordable financial services to more than two million people working their way out of poverty in developing countries, Opportunity International today announced the expansion of its community banking network into the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The expansion is due in large part to a US$2 MarketWire

Sage Survey Finds That Canadian Accounting Professionals Work Hard, but Want to Manage Time Better to Play Harder
Sage released today the findings of a recent survey of more than 900 of its Sage Accountants Network members from across Canada. Conducted in February and March 2011, the survey covers a variety of topics of interest to accounting professionals, ranging from top concerns to social media usage to the resources they tap into to stay on top of trends in the profession. MarketWire

Compass Communications' Free Services Help Customers Ensure Their Telecommunications Are in Sync With Their Business Models
Whether a business is a start-up, moving into a new office space, growing, shrinking or changing, its telecommunications services are likely due for a strategy and cost assessment. That's because the right phone and Internet solutions mean the difference between staying ahead of customers' demands and struggling to keep up. MarketWire

Jason Derulo to Release Brand-New Single, "Don't Wanna Go Home" on May 9th
Multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter Jason Derulo returns with his first single since establishing himself as a pop sensation with a string of red-hot hits last year. Derulo will release "Don't Wanna Go Home," which he co-wrote with producers The Fliptones, on May 9th MarketWire

H&R Block Awards Scholarships to Financially Fit Teens
In a face-off of financial wits, 16 teams of high school students from across the country battled for more than $50,000 in college scholarships during the finals of the H&R Block Dollars & Sense National Challenge MarketWire

Red Bull Game Breakers Football Goes National With More Players and More Game
Red Bull Game Breakers will return this summer for another year of intensely competitive 7-on-7 high school football, featuring some of the very best young talent in the country and Super Bowl Champion Reggie Bush providing inspiration from the sidelines MarketWire

Salad Bar Donation to New Orleans' Lafayette Academy Represents a Homecoming for Dole Food Company
Dole Food Company, which traces its fresh fruit business to New Orleans in 1899, has donated a salad bar to Lafayette Academy Charter School in New Orleans as part of the United Fresh Produce Association Foundation's commitment to New Orleans school children. MarketWire

Wal-Mart Reorders NuVim Ready to Drink Smoothies for Florida Market
NuVim, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUVM), a leading provider of nutritional refrigerated ready to drink beverages and powder mixes, announced today they have shipped the initial order and are receiving reorders for the Wal-Mart distribution center that supplies Florida Wal-Mart supercenters. MarketWire

Temperature@lert Launches Weatherproof Cellular Edition
Temperature@lert, a leading provider of real-time, cloud-based environmental monitoring solutions designed to enable businesses to mitigate temperature-related disasters, has launched its Environmentally Hardened Cellular Edition, a weatherproof, solar-powered temperature monitoring device ideal for remote locations and outdoor operations MarketWire

Shipwire Order Fulfillment Becomes a "Must Have" e-Commerce Feature
Shipwire™, a leading provider of outsourced product fulfillment, announces a series of new partnerships to make outsourced storage and shipping even easier for online merchants. First, e-commerce developer Shipiro has joined the Shipwire shipping partner program and created integrations to BigCommerce and FoxyCart MarketWire

SEI's Global Wealth Services Selected by Premier Asset Management for Investment Processing Services
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that it has been selected by Premier Asset Management (Premier) to provide investment processing services through its Global Wealth Services (GWS) solution. MarketWire

NHXS Releases Application Programming Interface (API)
NHXS (PINKSHEETS: NHCR) today announced that it will make its robust claims adjudication platform available through an Application Programming Interface (API) MarketWire

Psilos Group's New Healthcare Outlook Report Predicts Health Reform Will Radically Transform the Relationship Between Consumers and Insurers
Health reform will have more impact on businesses and consumers than originally predicted, accelerating a sweeping change toward consumer-oriented business models and different distribution channels for insurers, according to a new report, Psilos Healthcare Outlook, published today by healthcare investor Psilos Group. MarketWire

TerraTherm Reports 60th ISTD Project, High Demand in US and EU for In Situ Thermal Remediation in 2011
TerraTherm, Inc., a rapidly growing provider of environmental remediation services and technologies, is expanding both North American operations and a key licensing partnership in the European Union to accommodate surging adoption of their technologies. The company also announced that it anticipates completion of their 60th ISTD site sometime in 2011 MarketWire

Abanaki Announces Variety of Groundwater Remediation Systems to Effectively Remove Hydrocarbons
Abanaki Corporation is pleased to announce the addition of six new Groundwater Remediation Systems specially designed for a variety of groundwater contamination applications with specific site requirements. These Groundwater Remediation Systems are designed to handle Light Fuel, Medium Viscosity, Heavy Oil, DNAPL, Solar Powered, and Explosion Proof applications. MarketWire

Tahoe Announces Addition to Board of Directors
Tahoe Resources Inc. (TSX: THO) is pleased to announce the election of Tanya Jakusconek to the Company's Board of Directors. Ms. Jakusconek is a highly regarded precious metals analyst who covers mining companies in North America, and has been honoured on numerous occasions as the "TopGun Analyst" in the precious metals and diamonds sector for Canada MarketWire

Medcor Receives URAC Health Call Center Accreditation Renewal
Medcor, Inc., a leading provider of workplace health services, announced that its telephonic injury triage and reporting service, Medcor On-Line, has once again received Health Call Center Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. MarketWire

Bababoo Makes Smart Phones Smarter!
If smart phones are so smart, why can't they automatically use the Internet when available to provide low-cost and free calling? Now they can. Bababoo, a new telecommunications company, today unveiled the world's first "intelligent" calling app for iPhones, which provides mobile customers with seamless calling access via WiFi, 3G and carrier networks so they can save money effortlessly MarketWire

Ruby Creek Resources to Appear at the New York Hard Asset Conference May 9th & 10th
Ruby Creek Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: RBYC), an exploration and mining Company with operations in Tanzania, will participate at the New York Hard Asset Conference May 9 & 10, 2011. The event will be held at the New York Marriott® Marquis hotel. Mr. Toby Hansen, Director of Corporate Communications, will meet and talk with investors at Booth 509 MarketWire

San West and CountyImports.com Reach Online Traffic Milestone
San West, Inc. (OTCBB: SNWT), an emerging leader in the motor sports industry, is pleased to announce that Internet traffic for its industry-leading e-commerce partner www.CountyImports.com has reached all-time record levels, a milestone which is playing an integral role in driving growth of the company's online segment to new heights. MarketWire

Electric Moto Corporation Begins Talks With Dominican Republic
Electric Moto Corporation (PINKSHEETS: EMOT), a developer of state-of-the-art electric vehicles, announced today that it has begun conversations with government and industry leaders in the Dominican Republic regarding the manufacture and sales of its vehicles. MarketWire

LRAD Corporation to Host Fiscal Q2 2011 Earnings Call on May 4
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), announced today that it plans to release its fiscal Q2 2011 financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 after market close tomorrow, May 4, 2011. The Company has scheduled a conference call and webcast at 2:00 p.m MarketWire

Core-Mark Completes Deal to Acquire Forrest City Grocery
Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: CORE), one of the largest marketers of fresh and broad-line supply solutions to the convenience retail industry in North America, announced today that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Forrest City Grocery Company (FCGC). MarketWire

Ixia to Present at The Tenth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference; Presentation to Be Webcast on May 9 at 11:30 a.m. PT
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) today announced participation in the following upcoming event with the financial community: MarketWire

Mediware Increases Revenue and Earnings in Strong Third Quarter
Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDW), a provider of comprehensive healthcare software solutions for blood, medication and performance management, reported total revenue of $13.8 million for the third quarter of FY 2011, an eight percent increase over the $12.8 million reported in the comparable quarter in fiscal 2010. Net income for the quarter increased to $1 MarketWire

SIE Computing Solutions Introduces VITA 58 Line Replaceable Unit Chassis
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, today unveiled its new series of VITA 58 Line Replaceable Units (LRU) MarketWire

Atossa Genetics, Inc. and HLB, LLC Announce Partnership to Manufacture Atossa's Patented, FDA-Cleared MASCT System for Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
Atossa Genetics, Inc MarketWire

Informative Graphics Corporation Achieves a Microsoft Silver Independent Software Vendor Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network
Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), today announced it has achieved a Silver Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network, demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft customers' evolving needs in today's dynamic business environment MarketWire

REGENX BioSciences Awarded $2.8 Million NIH Grant for Novel Eye Therapeutic Development Program
REGENX BioSciences, a privately held biopharmaceutical company and developer of NAV™, a unique gene delivery technology, announced that it received a $2.8 million grant from a highly competitive National Institutes of Health (NIH) pilot program emphasizing the acceleration of innovative technologies to improve human health MarketWire

Clorox Reports Third-Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal 2011 Financial Outlook and Provides Initial Fiscal 2012 Outlook
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today reported 1percent volume and sales growth for its fiscal third quarter, which endedMarch 31. The company also reported $1.02 diluted earnings per share (EPS)from continuing operations. MarketWire

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company President and CEO a Featured Speaker at KEMA Utility of the Future Leadership Forum 2011
Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) President and CEO Kenneth W. DeFontes, Jr. will be a featured speaker at KEMA's fourth annual Utility of the Future Leadership Forum, "Shaping the Future MarketWire

AgriSolar Solutions Continues to Grow Backlog With US$6MM Order -- On Track to Exceed 2010 Results
AgriSolar Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AGSO), a manufacturer of patented, pesticide-free, solar powered insect elimination systems for use on farms, orchards and vineyards, today announced it has added additional order backlog through the recent award of new orders totaling US$6 million from thirteen provinces within the People's Republic of China MarketWire

Tips for Eliminating Microsoft Outlook PST files
There are several reasons why IT administrators tolerate personal storage (PST) files, but for many organizations the only acceptable solution to PST problems is eliminating them. PSTs proliferate on networks when mailbox quotas are imposed or when the Microsoft Outlook's AutoArchive feature is used MarketWire

GearHost Selects Host Merchant Services for Credit Card Processing
GearHost, a provider of top of the line cloud hosting technology for businesses worldwide, has announced a new partnership agreement with credit card processing firm Host Merchant Services MarketWire

New Leaf Brands Goes Digital With a Bang
New Leaf Brands, Inc. (OTCBB: NLEFE) has signed an agreement with Lone Wolf Inc. dba LWI, a business development firm specializing in social and digital media marketing. LWI will be coming in to help the beverage giant take the next step into the digital and social era. New Leaf Brands is well known for using the slogan, "It just tastes better" throughout the internet and social markets MarketWire

JobServe Canada Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers
JobServe (www.jobserve.ca) today announced the details of their new job application form designed to streamline the application process for candidates. The new simpler process follows a successful one-week trial during March. MarketWire

68 Percent of Small Businesses Expect Social Networks to Provide Member Discounts
SaleSpider (www.salespider.com), the largest social network geared specifically for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), announced new survey results that underscore the growing demand for social-oriented group discounts and member services MarketWire

MAN LAW BBQ Tools and Accessories to Be Released at 2011 National Hardware Show
The MAN LAW™ brand of BBQ tools and accessories will be unveiled at the 2011 National Hardware Show, May 10 - 12, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. MarketWire

Pacific Rim Mining Closes Private Placement Financing
Pacific Rim Mining Corp. (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) ("Pacific Rim" or "the Company") has closed its previously announced private placement financing. Gross proceeds of CDN $3,696,000 were raised through the issuance of 17,600,000 units ("Units") of the Company, each Unit consisting of one share (a "Share") and one-half of one share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a "Warrant") MarketWire

Searchlight Solutions Announces Board of Directors Appointments
Searchlight Solutions Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: SLLN) is a technology venture holding company announced today that Mr. Steven James and Mr. Sterling Pearson have accepted the nominations to the Board of Directors. Mr. James is an information scientist, having capability to assimilate and to render productive a steady absorption of the physical sciences from his early years. Mr MarketWire

Pegasus Tel, Inc. (PTEL) Announces Engagement of Legal and Accounting Firms
Pegasus Tel, Inc. (OTCBB: PTEL), a Company specializing in the promotion and marketing of social media, video technology, and on-line streaming platforms, announced that it has engaged Greenberg Traurig, LLP as outside counsel for the Company and Sherb & Co., LLP as its outside PCAOB qualified audit firm, both focused on filing the required SEC filings. MarketWire

HomeGrid Forum Endorses Draft ITU-T MIMO Specification for Extending G.hn
During the latest ITU-T Study Group 15 plenary, the G.hn work group saw the culmination of months of study with agreement on a draft new standard (ITU-T G.9963) called G.hn-mimo that adds state-of-the-art MIMO (Multiple Input Multiple Output) technology to the G.hn standard for high-speed networking over existing home wiring MarketWire

Breaking the Backup Window: A Plan for the Future
Symantec Vision 2011 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) has outlined a plan to modernize the way organizations of all sizes backup, recover and discover their data. Information explosion and the rise of virtualization have created unique pressures on the data center, while companies have the same or less time to backup dramatically larger systems and new, higher density virtual environments MarketWire

Gables Engineering to Design and Build WheelTug Cockpit Controllers
WheelTug plc, developer of the WheelTug® integrated aircraft electric drive system, has signed an agreement with Gables Engineering, Inc., a leading provider of custom avionics controls, to design and manufacture the pilot cockpit panel used to control the WheelTug system on Boeing B-737NG aircraft. MarketWire

Nimbula Partners With Red Hat to Support Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and Deltacloud
Today at the Red Hat Summit, Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, announced that Nimbula Director will support Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 2.2, which provide a strong foundation for today's cloud deployments. Nimbula will also work with the Deltacloud community to ensure support for Nimbula Director in the Deltacloud project. MarketWire

Stipple Introduces Want, the Universal Wish List and Shopping Cart for the Web
Stipple, a San Francisco-based technology company, today introduced Want, a universal wish list and personal shopper for products contained inside editorial images. Want gives consumers a new way to discover, shop for, and save the things they love in editorial images on any website. MarketWire

Stipple Introduces Network, the Image Ad Network for Web Publishers
Stipple, a San Francisco-based technology company, today introduced Stipple Network, a powerful new advertising and content network for online photos and images. With Network, web publishers can improve audience engagement and increase revenues using Stipple's interactive search and shopping content. Network syndicates search and shopping information to nationally distributed editorial images MarketWire

Stipple Introduces Pipeline, the First Online Image Monetization System for Brands
Stipple, a San Francisco-based technology company, today introduced Stipple Pipeline, the first image commerce system designed specifically for brands. Pipeline is a web-based application that enables brands to accurately promote and sell their products that appear in editorial photos. Brands can turn any editorial image containing their products into e-commerce storefronts. MarketWire

Stipple Creates New Revenue Model for Photo Agencies and Photographers
Stipple, a San Francisco-based technology company, today introduced Stipple Lens, a web-based service that licenses and monetizes editorial photos by connecting images to accurate search and social shopping information. MarketWire

Technology Financial Management Leader ComSci to Exhibit at Forrester IT Forum 2011
WHO:ComSci, LLC, the preeminent provider of Technology Financial Management (TFM) solutions and capabilities for the CIO, CFO, IT leadership team and business unit management MarketWire

Adam C. Silverstein Joins Otterbourg
Adam C. Silverstein has joined the litigation practice group of Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C., as a member of the firm. Silverstein was formerly a litigation partner at Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP MarketWire

TCBY Announces All New Frozen Yogurt Classification: "Super Fro-Yo" -- The Healthiest in the Market
Dieting, eating right, going organic, exercising... all continue to weigh heavy on the American way of life, coupled with the ongoing guilt associated with our love of dessert MarketWire

W. P. Carey & Co. Announces Closing of Merger of CPA(R):14 and CPA(R):16 - Global
Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced today that the merger of Corporate Property Associates 14 Incorporated (CPA®:14) with and into a subsidiary of Corporate Property Associates 16 - Global Incorporated (CPA®:16 - Global) closed on May 2, 2011. The transaction represents the thirteenth successful liquidation of a W. P. Carey fund since 1998. MarketWire

Demand for Symantec.cloud SaaS Offerings Demonstrates Customer Need for Simplifying Complex IT Tasks
Symantec Vision -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that customers will now benefit from enhancements to the Symantec.cloud portfolio of SaaS services. The company announced a number of new service enhancements which will bring more of Symantec's technologies to the cloud, offering increased flexibility of choice to customers while also increasing service manageability. MarketWire

New Releases of Oracle(R) Business Intelligence Software Enable Enterprises to Improve Timely, Accurate, and Role-Based Insight
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

WhitePages Unveils America's Favorite Teacher for National Teacher Day and Teacher Appreciation Week
To celebrate National Teacher Day today and this week's Teacher Appreciation Week, WhitePages is announcing that Mrs. Campbell from Perry Elementary in Perry, Kansas has been named America's Favorite Teacher from the WhitePages' Run & Hug Contest. With 47,141 online votes, Mrs MarketWire

Huawei Symantec Unveils Service-Provider-Class Firewall, Supporting an Industry-Leading 4 Million New Connections per Second
Interop -- Huawei Symantec, a leading provider of network security and storage solutions, today introduced the Huawei Symantec Secospace™ USG9300, the new leader in firewall and VPN gateway performance with support for 4 million new connections per second, 64 million concurrent connections, and 160Gbps of firewall throughput MarketWire

Mitchell International Announces Commercial Deployment of DecisionPoint(R) 7.0
Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced the commercial deployment of DecisionPoint® 7.0. Released to existing DecisionPoint customers in December, 2010, DecisionPoint® 7 MarketWire

Qualys Receives Highest Possible Rating of "Strong Positive" in Leading Analyst Firm's Vulnerability Assessment MarketScope Report
Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced that Qualys received a "Strong Positive" rating in Gartner's report titled "MarketScope for Vulnerability Assessment MarketWire

LynuxWorks and Themis Show Latest Version of Secure Separation Kernel on Rugged Secure Server Platforms
Embedded Systems Conference and Department of Defense Intelligence Information Systems Conference -- LynuxWorks™, Inc MarketWire

Axceler Introduces FileLoader for Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint administration and migration software, today introduced FileLoader for SharePoint 2010, a new SharePoint product that enables IT managers to quickly and easily move files originally stored in Windows file shares into SharePoint 2010 MarketWire

Grand Luxxe, Mexico Launches New Online Platform
Grupo Vidanta launches a social media experience exclusively for their upscale Grand Luxxe luxury resort members and visitors. MarketWire

IEC Announces Strong Second Quarter for Fiscal 2011
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) MarketWire

GlobeNet Is Prime Sponsor at International Telecoms Week 2011
GlobeNet, an international wholesale provider of submarine capacity, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Oi (BOVESPA: TNLP3) (BOVESPA: TNLP4) (BOVESPA: TMAR3) (BOVESPA: TMAR5) (BOVESPA: TMAR6) (NYSE: TNE), announces today its participation as a prime sponsor at this year's International Telecoms Week 2011 (ITW) in Washington D.C., May 23rd - 25th MarketWire

Digital Forensics Certification Board Now Accepting Applications for First-Ever Independent Digital Evidence Examiner Certification
The Digital Forensics Certification Board (DFCB), an independent certifications organization for digital evidence examiners, today announced it's now accepting applications for its Digital Forensics Certified Practitioner (DFCP) designation. The new certification is expected to serve as a new, unmatched mark of distinction within the digital forensic community. MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Joins Active Archive Alliance
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS) today announced it has joined the Active Archive Alliance as a contributing member. The Active Archive Alliance is a non-profit storage industry association dedicated to market education on the evolving use of active archives for simplified, online access to all unstructured file data. MarketWire

AutoInfo, Inc. Announces Increase in Credit Facility With Regions Bank
AutoInfo, Inc. (OTCBB: AUTO), a non-asset based third party logistics service provider, today announced that it has entered into a modification agreement with respect to its credit facility with Regions Bank, increasing the facility from $30 to $35 Million. The amended credit facility provides for interest at LIBOR plus from 1.75% to 2 MarketWire

TIBCO Named a Leader in Enterprise Service Bus Technology by Independent Research Firm
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that it has been named a Leader in the April 2011 report by Forrester Research, Inc., The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Service Bus, Q2 2011. The evaluation of TIBCO in this report is based on current offering, strategy and market presence. MarketWire

Scribe Software Reports Strongest Q1 to Date
Scribe Software, a leading data integration provider, announced solid results for its first quarter, ending March 31st, 2011. In an arguably recovering economy, Scribe experienced almost 20 percent growth in sales Q1 2011 over Q1 2010 -- enterprise business alone doubled in the same time period -- and 30 percent growth March 2011 over March 2010. MarketWire

Medivation Names Gretchen Burke Vice President of Finance and Business Processes
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that Gretchen Burke, an executive with more than 25 years of finance and business experience, has joined the company as vice president, finance and business processes. MarketWire

NuPathe to Report First Quarter 2011 Results and Hold Conference Call on Tuesday, May 10, 2011
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, including neurological and psychiatric disorders, will report first quarter 2011 results on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 before the open of the U.S. financial markets. NuPathe will also host a conference call at 8:30 a.m MarketWire

Banif Corretora Selects Progress Software to Deliver High-Frequency Trading Strategies
Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive, today announced that Banif Corretora, a leading Brazilian brokerage, has selected the Progress® Apama® Algorithmic Trading platform to build and deliver high-frequency trading strategies to its corporate customers MarketWire

Green Hills Software Launches INTEGRITY Security Services Business Unit
Embedded Systems Conference, Booth 916 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions and the only provider of an EAL6+, High Robustness NSA-evaluated and NIAP-certified real-time operating system (RTOS), today announced its new INTEGRITY® Security Services (ISS) business unit MarketWire

Green Hills Software Releases Updated Platform for Secure Networking
Embedded Systems Conference, Booth 916 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced significant updates to its Platform for Secure Networking MarketWire

Green Hills Software Announces Record Revenue and Earnings in 2010
Embedded Systems Conference, Booth 916 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, announced today that in 2010 Green Hills Software saw strong growth in revenue, margins and income, once again leading to the achievement of record annual revenue and earnings. MarketWire

TomoTherapy to Showcase New Remote Planning Solution at ESTRO
TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer and other diseases, today announced a new feature for its TomoTherapy® radiation therapy treatment system that provides dosimetrists, physicists and physicians the ability to develop and approve treatment plans from virtually anywhere in the world MarketWire

Bill Files Appointed General Manager of Salem Radio Stations in Orlando
Salem Communications (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, magazine and book publisher targeting religious and family themed programming, announced Bill Files has been appointed as General Manager for its three radio stations in Orlando, WORL (660 AM), WBZW (1520 AM), and WTLN (950 AM). MarketWire

Slim, Strong and Secure: Acer's New Veriton Desktops for the U.S. Professional Market Pack Performance in Two Space-Saving Chassis
Acer America Corp. is offering new commercial desktop lines for business and institutional customers. Providing power, expansion and security in compact designs, the Acer Veriton L4610G ultra small form factor (USFF) and Veriton X2110 Series small form factor (SFF) desktops deliver the speed, space savings and value necessary for professional environments. MarketWire

JobServe USA Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers
JobServe (www.jobserve.us) today announced the details of their new job application form designed to streamline the application process for candidates. The new simpler process follows a successful one-week trial during March. MarketWire

Symantec Helps Organizations Get Visibility and Control Across Virtual, Physical and Cloud Environments
Symantec Vision Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced Veritas Operations Manager 4.0, a centralized management platform for Veritas Storage Foundation and Veritas Cluster Server that automates manual tasks and monitors the health of IT resources. The new functionality in Veritas Operations Manager 4 MarketWire

Symantec to Extend Leading Backup Software to the Cloud and Appliances
Symantec Vision -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced a new approach to help small and mid-sized organizations protect data through new delivery models including Backup Exec.cloud, Backup Exec appliances, as well as an enhanced version Backup Exec 2010 software MarketWire

India Globalization Capital Featured in Construction Leaders Today Magazine
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC), a company competing in the rapidly growing materials and infrastructure industry in India, announced that it is being featured in the spring edition of Construction Leaders Today online magazine. MarketWire

Stipple Launches First Online Image Monetization System for Brands, Publishers and Photo Agencies
Stipple, a San Francisco-based technology company, today introduced a suite of products that will forever transform how brands, publishers, and photo agencies work with editorial images and how consumers interact with them MarketWire

PENSRUS Celebrates Award Winning Customer Service
PENSRUS, a leading supplier of promotional logo pens, imprinted and engraved pens, and other specialty advertising instruments, is proud to offer award winning customer service and is celebrating their built up reputation for providing only the highest levels of quality customer service as well as marketing tools. MarketWire

Anomalous Networks Adds New GEO-FENCING Capabilities to Telicost for BlackBerry Smartphone Users
BlackBerry World 2011 -- Anomalous Networks, Inc., the innovator and leading supplier of Real-Time Telecom Expense Management™ (R-TEM) solutions, today announced new GEO-FENCING capabilities for BlackBerry® smartphone users MarketWire

Velti mGage 8.0 Delivers Actionable Metrics Across Mobile Marketing and Advertising Campaigns
Velti (NASDAQ: VELT), a leading global provider of mobile marketing and advertising technology, today announced the release of Velti mGage™ 8.0, an online platform that enables brands, agencies and operators to build and measure comprehensive mobile campaigns. mGage 8 MarketWire

ISM Proactive Supply Chain Risk Management Seminar to Address Disaster Planning and Disruption Management
In the wake of the Japan earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster and resulting factory shutdowns, many executives are asking the question: How can I be better prepared for the next big crisis to hit the supply chain? The Institute of Supply Management (ISM) sponsored seminar May 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Hilton in Santa Clara, CA addresses this very question. MarketWire

Del Monte Foods Expands Business With GT Nexus
GT Nexus today announced that Del Monte Foods, one of the largest and most well-known producers, distributors and marketers of premium quality, branded food and pet products for the U.S. retail market, has enhanced the capabilities of its global supply chain operating platform -- a cloud-based technology service delivered on the GT Nexus trade and logistics platform MarketWire

Geopulse Exploration Completes the La Sal Mountains Property Acquisition
Geopulse Exploration Inc. (OTCBB: GPLS) (OTCQB: GPLS) finalizes the acquisition of its mineral lease purchase in the La Sal Mountains region of San Juan County, Utah. The primary objective of this acquisition is its gold exploration potential. The property location was advantageously chosen because of the numerous placers gold finds and copper deposits located throughout this area. MarketWire

Avenda Systems Joins the HP AllianceONE Program
Avenda Systems, the innovation leader in identity-centric network access security, today announced that it has joined the HP AllianceONE partner program and also achieved HP "Network Specialization" status MarketWire

Chi Lin Technology Announces Formation of Pervasive Displays Inc.
Chi Lin Technology today announced the formation of a new subsidiary, Pervasive Displays Inc., for the design and manufacturer of e-paper modules to be used in commercial and industrial display applications. Pervasive Displays Inc MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes ChromaDex for the Unique Potential Its Commercially Available Product Offers in the Human Nutrition Industry
Based on its recent analysis of the health ingredients market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes ChromaDex, Inc MarketWire

WABCO Supplies New Technology for Heavy Duty Air Disc Brakes to MAN, One of Europe's Leading Manufacturers of Commercial Vehicles
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that nine months ago the company began deliveries of new NG22MAX™ air disc brakes for heavy duty truck applications in Europe to MAN, one of Europe's leading manufacturers of commercial vehicles and diesel engines MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti Limited -- First Quarter 2011 Market Update
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU)will publish detailed first-quarter earnings on 11 May 2011. Given thatthis is the first reporting period in the company's history without theeffects of its hedge book, which was eliminated on 7 October 2010, thecompany deems it prudent to release this market update in advance of itsearnings. MarketWire

DineEquity, Inc. Announces Strong First Quarter 2011 Financial and Operating Results
DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parentcompany of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP Restaurants, todayannounced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011.DineEquity's financial performance for the first quarter 2011 included thefollowing highlights: MarketWire

ASPA Gold Corp. Leases Crown King Dumps
ASPA Gold Corp. (OTCBB: RENS) announces that it has entered into a lease of 7.11 acres of the Buckeye patented mining claim located in the Pine Grove Mining District, Yavapai County, Arizona. The Company believes that a major portion of the dumps of the historic Crown King Gold Mine are located on this acreage MarketWire

Casey Container Sees Increases in Demand for Biodegradable Plastic Preforms/Bottles and Extends Its Letter of Intent With CEG Fund
Casey Container Corp. (http://caseycontainer.com) (OTCQB: CSEY) (OTCBB: CSEY), a custom manufacturer of biodegradable PET plastic preforms, has experienced a dramatic increase in inquiries and requests for its biodegradable preforms resulting from its marketing efforts in support of product awareness. MarketWire

Cellana's Kona Demonstration Facility and Patented Algae Production Process Showing Promising Results
Cellana LLC is positioned to be the first algae company to ramp up to commercial deployment for a biofuel application in Hawaii. This commercial algae facility would also represent one of the first of its kind in the United States. MarketWire

ENSERVCO Corporation Expands Presence in Niobrara Shale; New Cheyenne, Wyo. Facility to Address Increasing Demand
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCBB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore oil and gas industry, today announced it is expanding its presence in the active Niobrara Shale region of the Central United States, and has executed a lease on a new operations facility in Cheyenne, Wyo. MarketWire

Dachis Group Announces Peter Kim Promoted to Chief Strategy Officer
Dachis Group, the world's largest Social Business consultancy, announced today the promotion of Peter Kim to Chief Strategy Officer and Jen van der Meer to Managing Director, emphasizing the company's commitment to build and maintain a strong and dynamic management team as Dachis Group continues to expand globally. MarketWire

Madison Ave. Media, Inc. Appoints Dr. Forrest E. Watson Chairman of Advisory Board
Madison Ave. Media, Inc. (OTCBB: KHZM) has appointed Dr. Forrest E. Watson Chairman of the Advisory Board for this fast growing, global digital media company. MarketWire

ANADIGICS Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD), a leadingprovider of semiconductor solutions in the broadband wireless and wirelinecommunications markets, reported first quarter 2011 net sales of $43.5million which were flat to the same year ago period and down 27.8% from theprior quarter. MarketWire

Extensive New Data Supporting the Use of Given Imaging Products to Be Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2011
Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in specialty GI products and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced that more than 150 podium and poster sessions featuring the Given Imaging product lines will be presented at the upcoming Digestive Disease Week (DDW) MarketWire

Bunge Gets Permit for Brazilian Biodiesel Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) (White Plains, New York) and subsidiary Bunge Alimentos S.A. (Nova Mutum, Brazil) have received permit approvals from Brazil's National Petroleum Agency to proceed with the construction of a new biodiesel production facility in Nova Mutum, in the state of Mato Grosso. MarketWire

Atlantis Internet Group Hires Red-Horse Financial Group as Financial Advisers
Atlantis Internet Group Corp (PINKSHEETS: ATIG) announced today that it has hired Red-Horse Financial Group (RHFG) as its Financial Advisers. RHFG is an American Indian-owned financial services/investment banking firm specializing in the tribal gaming and commercial gaming sectors. RHFG assists Tribes in structuring financial strategies and long term economic development planning. MarketWire

Insight Into Cellceutix Corporation's Breakthrough Cancer Compound
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCQB: CTIX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions including drug-resistant cancers, today provided additional insight into the uniqueness of Kevetrin™, its flagship cancer compound in development MarketWire

Metals & Minerals Acquisitions Continue to Heat Up as Companies Look to Grow Resource Portfolios, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Yesterday, coal miner Arch Coal Incorporated (NYSE:ACI) (St. Louis, Missouri) announced plans to acquire International Coal Group Incorporated (NYSE:ICO) (Scott Depot, West Virginia) for an all-cash transaction of approximately $3.4 billion MarketWire

Edison International Sees Overall Dip in First-Quarter 2011, Despite Strong Performance in California, an Industrial Info News Alert
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GLS Sciences Announces the Launch of GlucALite(R) Dietary Supplement for Healthy Blood Sugar*
GLS Sciences, a Research and Development Company specializing in nutritional support formulas to promote healthy bodies & lifestyles, announced today the official launch of GlucALite®. GlucALite® is a proprietary glucose metabolism supplement formulated to nutritionally help the body support and maintain healthy blood sugar levels.* MarketWire

Telenor Norway Wins Prestigious InfoWorld Green 15 Award for Reuse Initiative With Trade Wings
Trade Wings, a leading provider of software-enabled services for the creation of reuse markets that optimize the lifecycle and revenue potential of telecom network assets, today announced that its customer, Telenor Norway -- one of world's largest mobile operators -- has been selected to receive IDG's prestigious InfoWorld Green 15 award for 2011. MarketWire

Cytori Appoints Tommy G. Thompson to its Board; Names Lloyd Dean Chairman
On April 28, 2011, Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CYTX) elected the Honorable Tommy G. Thompson, former Secretary of the US Department of Health & Human Services and Governor of Wisconsin, as an independent member of Cytori's Board of Directors. In addition, the Company's Board of Directors has elected Mr. Lloyd H. Dean to serve as Chairman of the Board. Past Chairman Ronald D MarketWire

South Africa's Largest Processor and Marketer of Chicken Plans With Adexa
Adexa, Inc., the global provider of Supply Chain Planning and Demand Planning solutions, announced today that Rainbow Farms (Pty) Ltd, South Africa's largest processor and marketer of chicken, has selected Adexa as its supply chain solution provider MarketWire

US Ecology, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company")today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Netincome for the first quarter of 2011 was $3.3 million, or $0.18 per dilutedshare, up 82% from $1.8 million, or $0.10 per diluted share posted in thefirst quarter of 2010. Net income included $800,000 ($1.3 million pre-tax)of foreign currency gains approximating $0 MarketWire

Neocase Software Sponsors the 11th Annual European Shared Services and Outsourcing Week
Neocase Software, a leading provider of contact center solutions for shared service centers and customer support operations, announced today that it is sponsoring the IQPC 11th Annual European Shared Services and Outsourcing Week in Amsterdam from May 9 through May 11. MarketWire

Two Emergency Medical Associates Partner Hospitals, Clara Maass Medical Center and Monmouth Medical Center, Receive the HealthGrades' Emergency Medicine Excellence Award
Emergency Medical Associates (EMA), headquartered in Livingston, N.J., congratulates two of its hospital partners, Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, N.J., and Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J., on receiving the HealthGrades' Emergency Medicine Excellence Award for 2011, placing them in the top 5% of emergency departments nationwide. MarketWire

LawyersandSettlements.com Releases Its Top 10 Most Interesting Legal News Stories of 2010 to Celebrate 10 Years in Business
LawyersandSettlements.com, the premier publication for Online Legal Media, today released the list of most interesting legal news stories for its readership during the last year. MarketWire

EffTec International, Inc. Expands Geographic Reach to Latin America
EffTec International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EFFI), provider of a leading HVAC water-cooled chiller optimization solution, is pleased to announce that the Company is increasing its global presence with a marketing and sales initiative in Latin America MarketWire

SockShop Deliver Enhanced Shopper Experience With SLI Systems' Full-Service Site Search Offering
SLI Systems (www.sli-systems.co.uk), provider of full-service on-demand, site search and navigation solutions, announced today that SockShop (www.sockshop.co.uk), a specialty socks and hosiery e-retailer, has delivered a richer, more satisfying and engaging shopping experience to customers with SLI's Learning Search site search solution. MarketWire

Linde builds large hydrogen and synthesis gas plant in China
Linde AG /Linde builds large hydrogen and synthesis gas plant in China. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Melrose Jewelers Increases Facebook Presence and Revenues Grow
Melrose Jewelers today announced it has reached over 60,000 Facebook fans on its Facebook business page, and increased direct revenues from the social network by 58% since it launched the business page in October of 2010. MarketWire

Northland Engages Forcit to Supply Explosives for Kaunisvaara
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(OSLO: NAUR)(FRANKFURT: NPK) ("Northland" or "the Company") is pleased to announce an agreement with Forcit for the supply of explosives to the Kaunisvaara Iron Ore Project. The ten-year agreement will ensure the timely delivery of the required blasting agents, which use the latest explosive technology. MarketWire

SDRL - Mandatory notification of trade and repurchase of shares
Seadrill has settled a Total Return Swapagreement (TRS) expiring on May 2, 2011, with 2,000,000 common shares inSeadrill Limited as underlying security. Seadrill has subsequently enteredintoa new TRS agreement with exposure to 2,000,000 Seadrill Limited commonshares.The expiry date for the TRS is September 2, 2011, and the reference priceisNOK188.2616 per share. MarketWire

Lattice and Oregano Systems Announce Comprehensive Versions of the IEEE-1588 Timing Node System IP Core
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) and Oregano Systems - Design & Consulting Ltd. today announced the immediate availability of three comprehensive versions of the IEEE-1588 Timing Node System IP core for the LatticeECP3™ and LatticeECP2M™ FPGA families. These SoC-class versions of the IP core are characterized by different levels of functionality and performance. MarketWire

TenCate records substantial increase in profit in first quarter of 2011
TenCate trading update for first quarter of 2011TenCate sales increased by 46% to EUR279 million compared with the firstquarterof 2010. Pre-tax profits rose significantly from EUR3.0 million to EUR14.1millionduring the first quarter MarketWire

MorphoSys to Present at Six Investor Conferences
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Present at Six Investor ConferencesProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced todaythatmanagement will present at six investor conferences in May 2011 MarketWire

PDI Debuts Award-Winning Branch Circuit Monitoring System in Europe
Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), providers of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial, and commercial power markets, today unveiled a new version of its WaveStar™ Branch Circuit Monitoring System (BCMS) for IEC Distribution Panels MarketWire

DSM completes sale of DSM Elastomers to LANXESS
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, todayannounces that it has completed the sale of DSM Elastomers to LANXESS forEUR 310million on a cash and debt-free basis. This completes the final stage ofthetransformation of DSM that began with the divestment program DSM announcedinSeptember 2007 as part of its Accelerated Vision 2010 program MarketWire

Delenex extends its A round to CHF 30.2 million
Delenex Therapeutics AG /Delenex extends its A round to CHF 30.2 million. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Rogerscasey Hires Director for Alpha Team
Rogerscasey, a global investment solutions firm serving institutional asset owners and financial services firms, announces that Hilary Wiek has joined the organization as a Director within the firm's Alpha Investment Research Group, effective May 9, 2011. Wiek joins the Global Equity team, and will help to lead Rogerscasey's efforts in identifying best-in-class Global Equity, U.S MarketWire

FIOCRUZ Receives Regulatory Approval to Market Chembio's Syphilis Treponemal Test
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc MarketWire

Gardner Denver, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Announces Completion of Redemption of Its 8% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2013
Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE: GDI) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share, payable on June 2, 2011, to stockholders of record as of May 17, 2011. MarketWire

Focus Business Bank Announces Financial Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
Focus Business Bank (OTCBB: FCSB) announcedunaudited financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. The Bankreported net income of $51,000, or $0.02 per share, for the quarter endedMarch 31, 2011 compared to a loss of $307,000, or ($0.11) per share, forthe quarter ended March 31, 2010. MarketWire

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