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Surat Diamond Association launches web portal to retail its product online
In a bid to expand their business, diamond traders of the Surat Diamond Association (SDA) have launched a web portal to retail their products online. ANI

Vectrix(TM) Wins "European e-Scooter of the Year" Awards for Both the VX-1 Li/Li+ and VX-2
Vectrix (, the world leader in Personal Electric Vehicles, announces two Vectrix™ clean energy scooters, the VX-1 Li/Li+ and VX-2 have won "European e-Scooter of the Year" at the prestigious Circuit Zolder "Clean Week 2020" event launch ( May 3rd to 5th, 2011 in Belgium MarketWire

Earthquake Forum Assesses America's Readiness for Major Earthquake and Outlines Roadmap to Increasing Preparedness
The Seismic Risk Mitigation Leadership Forum concluded in San Francisco this week after two full days of panel discussions on a wide range of topics relating to America's readiness to withstand a major earthquake. Elected leaders, leading scientists and emergency managers discussed emerging technologies that can make buildings more earthquake resistant MarketWire

Quidel to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions and cellular-based virology assays, announced today that it will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference to be held at the Encore at Wynn hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday, May 12, 2011. MarketWire

JDSU to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that Dave Vellequette, JDSU's Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation on behalf of the Company at the 39th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at the Westin Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 12:40 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, May 18, 2011. MarketWire

San Diego Events at Pala's 'Infinity' Raise the Entertainment Bar
When Pala Casino Spa & Resort's new "Infinity" showroom opens at 9:30 p.m. on Friday, May 6 with a FREE Gabriel Iglesias After Party, it will raise the entertainment bar in Southern California. MarketWire

/CORRECTION - Heartland Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results
In the news release, "Heartland Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results," issued earlier today by Heartland Bancshares, Inc. (OTCBB: HRTB), we are advised by the company that the first sentence of the first paragraph should read "Heartland Bancshares, Inc. IN (OTCBB: HRTB) announced that it recorded net loss of $78,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 MarketWire

CNH Construction Executive Urges Congress to Support Long-Term Infrastructure Funding
Jim Hasler, vice president of CNH Construction, North America, today joined other industry executives in briefing senior members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on the importance of long-term infrastructure funding to support America's global competitiveness. MarketWire

Corporate Housing Associates, LP, Receives 2011 Award for Excellence From Better Business Bureau
Corporate Housing Associates, located in the Houston, Texas metro area, has been awarded the Better Business Bureau of Greater Houston's Award for Excellence Winner of Distinction. MarketWire

Ainsley Park -- a Hidden Gem in the Established Village of Columbus Grove
Local renters who are ready to invest in their future with a brand new home must discover Ainsley Park, the last new home opportunity for sale within Columbus Grove in the Villages of Columbus. A hidden gem that boasts four distinctive paired floorplans, a central Orange County location and prices from the mid $400,000s, Ainsley Park is a must-have opportunity for smart consumers MarketWire

Michigan State University Sponsors AAJA's J Camp as Host
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) today announced Michigan State University's sponsorship of J Camp, a multicultural high school journalism workshop. Forty-two high school students from across the country will be selected to participate in the five-day program hosted by the university located in East Lansing, Michigan, from August 6-11, 2011. MarketWire

SANpulse Named Finalist for Data Centre Solutions' Data Centre Service Provider of the Year
Paving the path to the next generation data centre through technology led solutions, SANpulse Technologies, Inc., today announced that the company has been selected as a Data Centre Service Provider of the Year finalist by Data Centre Solutions -- For this award, SANpulse Migration Practice was recognised as a managed migration service for large global enterprises. MarketWire

Update: MissionIR Breaks 10,000 Milestone on Facebook; Nears 50,000 Followers on Twitter
Mission Investor Relations (MissionIR) is excited to announce that in just three months of establishing a presence on Facebook, it has gained over 10,000 Facebook friends. Through its social media accounts, MissionIR provides the latest market news as well as links to in-depth articles on promising companies trading on the AMEX and NASDAQ Exchanges. MarketWire

Global Green Solutions Reduces Outstanding Debt
Global Green Solutions Inc., a fully reporting company traded on the OTCQB (OTCQB: GGRN), announced today that it had reached agreement with corporate officers and directors and related parties to settle approximately $1,600,000 of outstanding debt MarketWire

Hurry for the May 7th Super Saturday Sale at Magnolia Lane in Elk Grove
On May 7th take advantage of the Super Saturday Sale at Magnolia Lane, where super savings is available on this week's Featured Home. Stop renting and start owning in a desirable Elk Grove location, plus get a special bonus package that will save you time and money MarketWire

Diane Kramer-Pavelich Joins Alliant Specialty Insurance Services as Claims Advocate for Tribal First Program
Alliant Specialty Insurance Services, a managing general agency and national distribution company for insurance and financial services products, has announced that Diane Kramer-Pavelich has joined the company in its Centennial, CO, office to serve as Claims Advocate for the Tribal First program, the largest provider of insurance solutions to Native American governments and their entities MarketWire

Pedal Over Parkinson's Rides Through New Mexico on National Trek That Ends in San Diego
In September 2009, Shannon Stutzman sent his brother Shane a text message that said, "Check out Team Fox. Let's ride coast-to-coast and raise a million dollars for Parkinson's." MarketWire

A National Holiday Worthy of Acknowledgement -- National Small Business Week
Americans look for many reasons to celebrate life. We are at the core of a positive, almost idealistic culture supportive of change and ability. This is probably the reason we have so many national "holidays." However, there is one we should be paying attention to that is worthy of acknowledgement: National Small Business Week, celebrated the week of May 16th - 20th. MarketWire

Hertz Introduces Tesla Roadster Electric Vehicles Into Fleet at Show Biz Expo on May 7th
The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world's largest general use airport car rental brand, announced today that it will introduce Tesla Roadsters (NYSE: TSLA), the electric supercar, into the Hertz Global EV fleet as part of Hertz Entertainment Services at the Show Biz Expo on Saturday, May 7, 2011 MarketWire

Celebrating the Small Business Owner
It seems there is a "holiday" for everything, and some may be a stretch to even call them a "holiday." However, according to business coaches with The Entrepreneur's Source, there is one worth acknowledging: National Small Business Week, celebrated the week of May 16th - 20th. It's this week where we honor the spirit of the entrepreneur. MarketWire

Enterprise Holdings Hosts Fourth Annual Clean Car Championship for Alamo, Enterprise and National Brands
Enterprise Holdings hosted its fourth annual Clean Car Championship May 5 in Orlando, pitting some of the best and fastest car cleaners in the country against one another. Six rental car service agents representing the Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental brands competed from airports across North America MarketWire

The Medicines Company to Participate in the 2011 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 12th, in Las Vegas beginning at 8:30am Pacific Time. Glenn Sblendorio, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will provide a company overview. MarketWire

Con Edison Reports 2011 First Quarter Earnings
Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE: ED) today reported first quarter earnings of $311 million or $1.07 a sharecompared with $226 million or $0.80 a share in 2010. Earnings from ongoingoperations, which exclude the net mark-to-market effects of the competitiveenergy businesses, were $289 million or $0.99 a share compared with $264million or $0.93 a share in 2010. MarketWire

U-Store-It Same-Store Revenue Grows 3.7%
U-Store-It Trust (NYSE: YSI) announced itsoperating results for the three months ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

AMCOL International (NYSE: ACO) Holds Annual Shareholders Meeting and Announces Quarterly Dividend
AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) held its Annual Shareholders Meeting today. All Class I Directors were re-elected. They are: John Hughes, Clarence O. Redman and Audrey L. Weaver. In addition, the shareholders ratified the Audit Committee's selection of Ernst & Young and approved the advisory resolution on executive compensation MarketWire

Compassion Announced as a Finalist for Top Corporate Blogs
Compassion International, the world's largest Christian child development and sponsorship organization, is one of 29 finalists that has been chosen by Social Fresh for having one of the top ten corporate blogs. MarketWire

Leading Flood Warning Experts Examine Extreme Weather, Climate Change Skeptics in San Diego May 9-12
Flash floods, extreme weather events and climate change are on the agenda for more than 300 leading scientists and engineers coming to San Diego for the National Hydrologic Warning Council (NHWC) conference May 9-12, 2011 MarketWire

Cleantech Open Expands Business Competition Into the South-Central U.S.
The nation's premier cleantech entrepreneurial competition has expanded its reach to give local talent an opportunity to contend for a grand prize of up to $250,000 in cash and services with an overall prize chest of more than $1 million MarketWire

Blanca Games Issues Statement on Restructuring
Blanca Games Inc. ("Blanca"), operator of online poker rooms Absolute Poker and UB, issued the following statement today: MarketWire

Final Four Homes Selling at The Gardens @ 9th Street, Just Two Blocks From Japantown
The final four homes are for sale at The Gardens @ 9th Street and buyers must visit now before they miss this incredible opportunity for homeownership just two blocks from Japantown. A limited selection of Residences One and Two is available in the last phase, so there is growing urgency to purchase now at The Gardens, one of the only new single-family detached neighborhoods for sale in San Jose MarketWire

Kids' Food and Beverage Market to Grow 40% by 2015
Over the last several years, the kids' food and beverage market has been defined by the American public's growing concern about nutrition and the escalating obesity epidemic. The recession played an equally influential -- albeit negative -- role on the market's trajectory. Nevertheless, Kids Food and Beverage Market in the U.S MarketWire

'The Book of Mormon' Ascends TicketNews' April Events Rankings
"The Book of Mormon" won over theatergoers and ticket buyers alike to become one of April's top selling events. The critically acclaimed Broadway musical finished third for the month, trailing only Taylor Swift and "Wicked" in TicketNews' exclusive events rankings, compiled from April 1-30. MarketWire

Kid Brands, Inc. to Discuss First Quarter 2011 Results on May 11, 2011
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today announced that management will host a conference call and audio webcast on Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss its first quarter 2011 financial results. In addition, the Company will issue its press release for the first quarter 2011 before the market opens on May 11, 2011. MarketWire

Heartland Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results
Heartland Bancshares, Inc. IN (OTCBB: HRTB)announced that it recorded net loss of $78,000 for the quarter ended March31, 2010. Heartland recorded net loss of $129,000 for the same period in2010. The improvement was the result of lower provision for loan losses,higher noninterest income and lower noninterest expense. MarketWire

Dynasty Limousine Inc. Receives DTC Eligibility on Its Common Stock; DNYS Shares Can Now Be Traded Electronically Through Most Brokers
Dynasty Limousine Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DNYS), a full service Luxury Transportation and Limousine firm covering the Southeast United States, has received DTC Eligibility as of May 4th, 2011. This action will allow trading of the Company's Securities through most brokers electronically, which had not been previously available since trading began in July of 2010. MarketWire

Access Plans, Inc. to Host Second Quarter Conference Call on Friday, May 13, 2011
Access Plans, Inc. (OTCBB: APNC), a leading membership benefits marketing company, today announced that the Company will host an investor conference call to discuss its operating results for the second quarter and first half of FY2011 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (EDT) on Friday, May 13, 2011. The Company will release its operating results earlier the same day. MarketWire

Don't Miss the Super Saturday Sale on May 7th at Venue
Get moving to Venue on May 7th to participate in the Super Saturday Sale! For one day only get ready for super savings on this Saturday's Featured Home Lot #82, plus a special bonus package that will save you time and money -- and also make moving in to your new Venue home a very easy transition MarketWire

Hansen Medical Announces Shipment of 100th Sensei(R) Robotic Catheter System
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today announced that the Company has shipped its 100th Sensei® Robotic Catheter System, a major milestone for Hansen Medical, and only 4 years after the Company received FDA clearance in May, 2007 MarketWire

ShengdaTech Announces Resignation of Auditor
ShengdaTech, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SDTH) today announced that it received a letter from its registered independent accounting firm, KPMG, on April 29, 2011 indicating that KPMG has terminated its engagement with the Company, effective immediately. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Schedules Third Fiscal Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that it will report third fiscal quarter results as of and for the three and nine months ended March 31, 2011 after the market closes on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. The Company also expects to issue its earnings press release on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 after the close of the markets. MarketWire

Wireless Age Communications Inc. Announces Executive Appointment
Wireless Age Communications Inc., (PINK SHEETS: WLSA), ("Wireless Age" or "the Company") a public company, with its operational headquarters located in King City, Ontario is pleased to announce that Vertility Corporation has appointed Mr. Michael E. Duffy as Chief Administrative Officer of the Company. MarketWire

The Heart of Orange County Has a Brand New Beat -- Augusta at Columbus Square by William Lyon Homes
William Lyon Homes is excited to announce its brand new neighborhood Augusta, coming soon to the heart of Orange County. An architecturally rich diversity of two-story detached designs to inspire smart consumers and a central location at Columbus Square in Tustin will make Augusta a must-have address in the months ahead. Register your interest now by visiting www.LyonAugusta MarketWire

Lpath to Present at MDB Capital Group's Annual Bright Lights Conference on May 10, 2011
Lpath, Inc. (OTCBB: LPTN), the industry leader in lipidomics-based therapeutics, has been invited to present at MDB Capital Group's Annual Bright Lights Conference. The conference will be held at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City on May 10-11, 2011. MarketWire

A New Life for Laundry Caps: Seventh Generation Partners With Preserve's 'Gimme 5' Program to Create New Post-Consumer Packaging From #5 Plastic
From the ingredients in its products to the packaging, Seventh Generation is always evaluating how to reduce its environmental impact, increase product performance and safety and create a more sustainable supply chain. That's why the company is proud to announce a partnership with Preserve's "Gimme 5" program, allowing customers to recycle #5 plastic right where they shop. MarketWire

True Life Communities Sows the Seeds of Community Outreach With a Variety of Programs in Blythe, CA
From community car washes that benefit a local substance abuse facility to fundraising programs for student scholarships, True Life Communities is expanding a series of community outreach efforts that it began in Blythe, CA MarketWire

EM&I Updates ACART(R) to Comply With Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA) 8.0 Requirements
EM&I today announced that the company has upgraded its Architecture Compliance and Requirements Traceability (ACART®) product to help federal agencies comply with the Department of Defense's (DoD) Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA) 8.0 requirements. MarketWire

Houston Texas Medical Center Hand and Upper Extremity Specialist, Dr. Evan Collins, Receives Top Honors From Fellow Physicians and Patients
An innovator and educator, Dr. Evan Collins has for years garnered the respect of colleagues, students and patients alike. But in a rare achievement, he earns a spot on the top physician listings in Texas - while also recognized nationally among Best Doctors in America. MarketWire

Zygo Q3 Fiscal 2011 Revenues Increase 58% Over Prior Year -- Net Earnings of $0.24 per Share
Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ: ZIGO) todayannounced its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2011, endedMarch 31, 2011. MarketWire

Latina Mom Bloggers and PapiBlogger Announce 2011 Mother's Day Guide
Mother's Day is just around the corner so three leading Latino parenting bloggers PapiBlogger, Mamá Contemporánea and Momma Findings, have joined forces to help you find the best gifts this season with the launch of their 2011 Mother's Day Guide. MarketWire

Annual General Meeting approves dividend of NOK 0.75 per share
The Annual General Meeting of Norsk Hydro ASA today adopted all the itemsasproposed on the agenda, including the proposal to distribute a dividend ofNOK0.75 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 18, 2011 to ordinaryshareholders listed in the Norwegian Central Securities Depository as ofMay 9.The share will be traded ex-dividend from May 6 MarketWire

Williams Named Partner of CIM Incorporated Public Relations
Brian Williams has been named partner of CIM Incorporated, a public relations firm in business now 21 years. MarketWire

AIC Announces Executive Departures
Analysts International Corporation (AIC) (NASDAQ: ANLY), an information technology services company, today announced that Randy Strobel has resigned his position as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, effective August 31, 2011. The Company has begun a search for Strobel's replacement. MarketWire

ON24 Announces On-Demand Event Portal Solution
ON24, Inc., the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, announced today the launch of the ON24 Event Portal, a searchable online directory that extends the ROI of physical conferences by making captured session content available for lead generation, partner enablement, sales training and other business applications. MarketWire

NetApp Hosts Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results Webcast
After market close on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011, which ended April 29, 2011. MarketWire

Analysts International Corporation Reports 2011 First Quarter Financial Results
Analysts International Corporation (AIC)(NASDAQ: ANLY) MarketWire

Clear Data Strategies Becomes Exclusive Reseller of Insurer Pyramid
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group), a global provider of business process outsourcing and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries, today announced that Clear Data Strategies (CDS) will be the exclusive reseller of Insurer Pyramid, a workers' compensation solution suite MarketWire

Linc Energy, Clean Global Energy Added to UCG2011 Program
Zeus' Fifth Annual Conference on Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) is pleased to announce the addition of two key project developers to the speaker lineup: Daryl Rattai, general manager for UCG at Linc Energy (ASX: LNC) and Dr. Michael Green, technical director and Dr. Mark Hart, VP US business for Clean Global Energy (ASX: CGV). MarketWire

Extreme Networks Showcases Scalable Network Solutions for Cloud and Mobile Enterprise at Interop
Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR), today announced that it is showcasing its open Cloud and mobile enterprise network solutions and participating in key educational sessions that help customers to build scalable, virtualized and mobile networks at Interop Las Vegas, from May 10-12, at the Mandalay Bay convention center, booth #2051. MarketWire

DRS Technologies Creates College Scholarship With National Guard Educational Foundation for Children of Fallen National Guardsmen
DRS Technologies, Inc., A Finmeccanica Company, announced the creation of a college scholarship fund for the children of National Guardsmen killed in the war on terrorism. MarketWire

Intersil Corporation to Present at the Jefferies Global Technology, Internet, Media & Telecom Conference on May 10th
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors, today announced that Jonathan Kennedy, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Jefferies Global Technology, Internet, Media & Telecom Conference on May 10th. MarketWire

Data Storage Corporation and BlueArc Form Valuable Partnership to Deliver Increased Data Protection
Data Storage Corporation (DSC), a provider of data protection and business continuity solutions, today announced that it has formed a beneficial relationship with BlueArc® Corporation, a leader in scalable, high-performance network storage. The companies will launch their partnership at the VMware Forum 2011 in New York on May 11 MarketWire

Tribal Fusion Becomes World's Third Largest Advertising Network Reaching 431 Million Monthly Unique Users
Global online premium network Tribal Fusion has grown to become the world's third largest advertising network reaching 431 million monthly unique users worldwide according to March 2011 comScore, Inc. data on online ad networks. MarketWire

CRAFT Welcomes New Editor-in-Chief, Diane Gilleland
CRAFT magazine is pleased to announce that Diane Gilleland is stepping into the role of editor-in-chief of Diane, known as Sister Diane to many in the crafting community, has been a CRAFT magazine contributor since 2007, and has become a prominent face in the crafting world through her podcasts, articles, appearances, classes, and books MarketWire

CHDT Corporation Reports Record Q1 Revenue, Income and Order Backlog

Everbridge Executive to Participate on Crisis Communication Panel Discussing New Challenges Facing Incident Notification Practices
Everbridge, the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that Marc Ladin, Chief Marketing Officer, will be presenting at the 2011 International Crisis & Risk Communication Conference in Orlando, Florida on May 10-11, 2011 MarketWire

MissionIR Breaks 10,000 Milestone on Facebook; Nears 50,000 Followers on Twitter
MissionIR is excited to announce that in just three months of establishing a presence on Facebook, it has gained over 10,000 Facebook friends. Through its social media accounts, MissionIR provides the latest market news as well as links to in-depth articles on promising companies trading on the AMEX and NASDAQ Exchanges. MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences to Webcast Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, will host its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 12, 2011 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT (1:00 pm ET) at its corporate headquarters in Irvine, California. MarketWire

Battelle Brings Expertise, Leadership to NDIA's E2S2 Conference
Battelle's commitment to national security is predicated on the directive of its founder, Gordon Battelle, to "use science to help mankind," a touchstone of the last will and testament he wrote before his death in the early 1920s MarketWire

New Mutual Fund From Dreman to Feature Firm's Contrarian Approach
Dreman Value Management L.L.C., a leading contrarian value asset management company, today announced the launch of the "Dreman Contrarian Value Equity Fund." MarketWire

Former Oracle VP to Oversee Enterprise Development for GENWI / iSites
GENWI (, developer of the cloud-based iSites ( smart phone and tablet app creation and management platform, today announced it has made Rahul Patel, former VP of Server Technology for enterprise software giant Oracle, its new Chief Technology Officer MarketWire

Luna Grill Breaks Ground at Hillcrest Location, Marks Fourth Restaurant for Rapidly Growing Mediterranean Restaurant Concept
Luna Grill, known as "The Ultimate Kabobery," a fast casual Mediterranean restaurant featuring all-fresh, high-quality, wholesome, made-to-order Mediterranean fare, has just broken ground on its fourth restaurant. The newest location is in the Hillcrest area of San Diego, at 350 University Ave. MarketWire

East Coast Public Adjusters Offers Free Claims Service to Tornado Victims
Coral Gables-based, East Coast Public Adjusters, announced today that they will do their part to help victims of the recent deadly tornado activity that wreaked havoc in the southern United States. ECPA is offering its professional claims services at no charge to Churches, Synagogues, and all other Community Centers damaged by the recent storms in Mississippi, Louisiana and Georgia. MarketWire

ARC to Attend the 2011 Baird Growth Stock Conference
ARC (NYSE: ARC), the nation's leading provider of document management services and technology to the architectural, engineering and construction industries, today announced that K. "Suri" Suriyakumar, Chairman, President and CEO, and Jonathan Mather, Chief Financial Officer, will be attending the Baird Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago on May 11, 2011. MarketWire

China ACM Announces Preliminary Q3 FY11 Results and Q3 Reporting Date
China Advanced Construction Materials Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CADC) ("China ACM"), a leading provider of ready-mix concrete and related technical services in China, today announced preliminary results of its Fiscal Year 2011 third quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

NioGold and Geomega Amend Option Agreement for the Montviel and Pump Lake Properties
NioGold Mining Corporation (TSX-V: NOX) ("NioGold") and Geomega Resources Inc. ("GéoMégA") are pleased to jointly announce that they have entered into an amending agreement with respect to the Montviel and Pump Lake Option Agreement (see GéoMégA's news release dated November 11, 2010). MarketWire

Cytori Provides Update on Product Pipeline Developments and Reports First Quarter Results
Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX)provides a quarterly update on its development pipeline and reportsfinancial results for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

NuVasive to Present at Investor Conferences in May 2011
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that the Company plans to present at two investor conferences in May. MarketWire

AltiGen Communications Expands Partner Network With the Addition of The Via Group
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN) (PINKSHEETS: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of The Via Group ( to its partner network. MarketWire

Extra Holidays by Wyndham Announces Travel Deals for Mother's Day
Extra Holidays by Wyndham recently announced travel deals for Mother's Day. Show Mom how much you care by treating her to a relaxing vacation at an Extra Holidays by Wyndham resort in California, Florida or Hawaii. MarketWire

BSQUARE Announces Results for First Quarter 2011
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Total revenue for the quarter was $26.0 million, up 53% year-over-year. Net income for the quarter was $184,000 or $0.02 per diluted share, up 105% year-over-year. EBITDAS for the quarter was $1.1 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, up 145% year-over-year MarketWire

Westar Energy Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) today announcedearnings of $31 million, or $0.27 per share, for the first quarter 2011unchanged from the first quarter 2010. MarketWire

Tenaris Announces 2011 First Quarter Results
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (MXSE: TS)(MILAN: TEN) ("Tenaris") today announced its results for the quarter endedMarch 31, 2011 with comparison to its results for the quarter ended March31, 2010. MarketWire

Virtual Premise Has Record-Breaking Registrations for 2011 Customer Conference
Virtual Premise, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider of real estate information management solutions, today announced that a record number of people have registered for its upcoming VP|Connect 2011 customer conference. This is the second consecutive year the company has increased attendance to an all-time high MarketWire

Blossom Grove in Carlsbad Selling Its Professionally Decorated Models for a Summer Move
San Diego homebuyers who have been waiting for the luxury of a turnkey residence must visit Blossom Grove at The Foothills this weekend, where the professionally landscaped model homes that are fully loaded with beautiful upgrades are now available for purchase at the fraction of the cost MarketWire

Darin Myman, President & CEO of PeopleString Corp, to Appear on Bloomberg TV's "Taking Stock With Pimm Fox" 5:30 PM EDT, Friday, May 6, 2011

Hundreds of Guests Attend Canopy Lane's Grand Opening, Resulting in a Phase One Sell-Out & New Phase Release
The highly anticipated Grand Opening of gated Canopy Lane, which introduced new home opportunities to the South Coast Metro area was a huge success, resulting in overwhelming demand and a Phase One sell out. Hundreds of enthusiastic guests toured the professionally decorated models to enjoy their first glimpse of this extraordinary enclave of just 38 homes MarketWire

SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. ("SCI") (OTCBB: SCIA) develops and commercializes technologies and manufactures ceramics and metals for advanced applications in the physical vapor deposition industry. MarketWire

Global Leaders Enter Into Supply Agreement for North America
Schawk, Inc. (NYSE: SGK), a leading provider of brand development and deployment services, enabling companies of all sizes to connect their brands with consumers, announced today it has executed a formal supply agreement with American Yuncheng Gravure Cylinder, Inc. (AYGCI) located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. AYGCI is the U.S. subsidiary of Yuncheng Plate Making Group Co, Ltd MarketWire

New Cat Care Website Takes Las Vegas Cat Hospital Veterinarians' Expertise Global
Cat owners and cat lovers now have a host of feline resources at their fingertips with the new website launched by All About Cats Veterinary Hospital at The feline-only cat vet is located in Las Vegas, and its new website offers information, resources and valuable tips that cater to cat owners across the globe MarketWire

Taleo Announces Record Quarterly Revenues of $71.5 Million, up 30% Year-Over-Year; Subscription Revenue Growth of 23% to $58.4 Million
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the leadingprovider of on-demand Talent Management solutions, today announcedrecord-setting results for its fiscal first quarter 2011. MarketWire

Ossur Announces World's First Integrated Bionic Prosthetic Leg
Global prosthetics leader Össur has developed the world's first Integrated Bionic Prosthetic Leg, leveraging the proven functionality and capabilities of two of its popular prosthetic breakthroughs -- RHEO KNEE® and PROPRIO FOOT® -- into a single, fully integrated unit, the company announced today MarketWire

Dress Your Summer With Embroidered Shirts From EmbroidMe
Summer has arrived, and if you are a sun-lover, you are delighted to stash away those winter clothes and bring out your summer apparel and accessories. Many people begin packing the beach bag weeks ahead of their summer getaway and count the days until they sit gazing at the blue ocean MarketWire

Imaging3, Inc. Posts CEO Message to Shareholders
Imaging3™, Inc. (OTCBB: IMGG), developer of a breakthrough medical imaging device that produces 3D medical diagnostic images of virtually any part of the human body in real-time, today announced that it has posted a letter to Shareholders from its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dean Janes, on the company's website. MarketWire

RCRD Deals Launches First Flash Sale: Band of Horses' "Infinite Arms" Album Deluxe Packages
RCRD LBL and Topspin Media launched their first RCRD Deal flash sale today, Thursday, May 5, with Band of Horses' Grammy-nominated "Infinite Arms" deluxe box set. RCRD Deals offers a deeply discounted deal each week, available only for 7 days via, with fulfillment by PAID, Inc. (OTCBB: PAYD) MarketWire

BMO Capital Markets Becomes the First Canadian Bank To Trade Foreign Exchange Options in the Chinese Yuan
BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), this week started trading foreign exchange options in the Chinese Yuan (CNY). MarketWire

Illinois Technology Association (ITA) President Fred Hoch Named to Chicago Innovation Awards Board of Advisors
Fred Hoch, President of the Illinois Technology Association, is a member of the Chicago Innovation Awards Board of Advisors. The newly-formed board is a cross section of the Chicago region's foremost business, education, government, and civic leaders. MarketWire

Woltz to Auction James River Land, Just Upstream From Historic Jamestown
Approximately 29 acres along the James River, near the historic Jamestown colony, will sell at auction Saturday, June 4, with Woltz & Associates managing the sale. MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp Engages MUNCmedia to Lead Investor Communications Program
Green Envirotech Holdings Corp (OTCBB: WCRM), a waste plastics recovery and recycling company, is pleased to announce the engagement of MUNCmedia to lead a retail investor communications program for the Company. MUNCmedia utilizes an innovative, transparent communications strategy specifically focused on individual investors with a long-term investment focus MarketWire

Liqwid Wins Utah Innovation Award for Its Liqwid Ads
Liqwid, a brand of LeftsnRights, Inc. today announced that it was named the winner of the Utah Innovation Award in the category of Enterprise Software and Web-enabled B-2-B Solutions. The Selection Committee, comprised of seventy professionals from Utah's business, technology and academic communities, made their final selections after a month-long evaluation process. Liqwid ads (http://www MarketWire

Pennichuck Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2011 Common Dividend
Pennichuck Corporation (NASDAQ: PNNW) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.185 per share payable on June 1, 2011 to shareholders of record as of May 16, 2011. This quarterly dividend remains unchanged from the previous quarter and results in an annualized dividend rate of $0.74 per share. MarketWire

Jockey for a Chance to Win During Barona's 'Off to the Races'
Barona Resort & Casino is giving guests the chance to reap big rewards while reveling in the excitement of horse racing's biggest events of the year. Barona's Off to the Races: Triple Crown will take place on Saturdays in conjunction with the televised broadcasts of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing -- The Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes MarketWire

(NWMT) NewMarket Advances Transition to Work as Conglomerate of Leading Regional Systems Integrators in Strategy to Enhance Shareholder Value
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) recently 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) (OTCQB: CCTR). The Webcast can be viewed in its entirety at MarketWire

PuroClean Provides Entrepreneurs Opportunity for Franchise Ownership
National Small Business Week, May 16-20, shines a spotlight on the role that the nation's entrepreneurs play in keeping our economy strong and providing new jobs to help fuel the recovery. MarketWire

kgbdeals Partners With Austin Pets Alive!
kgbdeals, the third largest daily deals site, announced today that for each person who signs up for kgbdeals Austin at during the month of May, kgbdeals will donate $2 to Austin Pets Alive! (, a non-profit dedicated to saving the lives of companion animals. MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Net Income of $5.3 Million
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI) ("BofI"),parent of Bank of Internet USA (the "Bank"), today announced financialresults for the third quarter of its 2011 fiscal year which ended March 31,2011. BofI net income was $5,275,000 for the three months ended March 31,2011 compared to $7,175,000 earned for the three months ended March 31,2010 MarketWire

Moxsie Gets Personal With Curated Styling
News Facts Moxsie, the online shop for independent style, today announced the launch of MoxMe, a personal shopping feature that delivers a tailor-made suggestion list filled with curated picks directly to your email. Through a partnership with Mulu MarketWire

Dashboard Cookies Are Recipe for Enjoying Summer in Lake Havasu City/London Bridge
No doubt about it: Lake Havasu City, the desert oasis two hours south of Las Vegas, gets mighty toasty in the summer months. Visitors are amazed when their car thermometers hit 118 degrees, and warnings are issued about leaving behind kids and pets, even cell phones, DVDs and computers, lest they fry MarketWire

China ACM Appoints New Independent Director
China Advanced Construction Materials Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CADC) ("China ACM"), a leading provider of eco-friendly ready mix concrete and related technical services in China, today announced it has appointed Mr. Jin Tao as an Independent Director bringing the eight-member board to a total number of five Independent Directors. MarketWire

Kandi Technologies Announces Intent to Respond to Media Story
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese exporter of off-road vehicles and developer of pure electric vehicles (EV), said it intends to release a response as soon as possible regarding a recent online story about Kandi. The Company believes the story is inaccurate and is causing volatility in the Company's stock MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides Swanberg USA Inc. With $3 Million Senior Credit Facility
TAB Bank announces it has made available up to $3 million in an A/R line for Swanberg USA Inc. of Houston, TX. MarketWire

Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corp. Completes Realignment of Business With Modizo
Intelligent Communication Enterprise Corporation (OTCBB: ICMC), ( (ICE Corp) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its mobile messaging business to a group led by Bakel AB of Sweden (Bakel) MarketWire

Given Imaging Announces Results of 2011 Annual Shareholders' Meeting
Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIVN) today announced the results of its annual shareholders' meeting which was held yesterday in Yoqneam, Israel. A total of 22,644,592 shares, or approximately 75%, of the total number of shares entitled to vote at the meeting, were represented, and all three proposed resolutions were approved. MarketWire

Apple Rush & G-FREE-V Certification Expand
The Organic beverages company, Apple Rush Co Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APRU) recently was certified both Vegan & Gluten Free by G-FREE-V and the certification bug now appears on their newly printed labels. This expands G-FREE-V, the G-FREE-V, Certification & Labeling Program into the New York area. MarketWire

Dental Consumables & Prosthetics Market to Reach $18.5 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of BCC Research's new report "Global Markets for Dental Consumables and Prosthetics," to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Will Be the 3rd Leading Cause of Death by 2020 has announced the addition of Business Insights's new report "The Respiratory Diagnostic Devices Market Outlook to 2016," to their collection of Medical Devices market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Growth and Improvements to Philadelphia's Waterfront, Penn's Landing
It's the beginning of another exciting summer season at Penn's Landing! The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation is proudly announcing significant growth and major improvements to Philadelphia's Waterfront MarketWire

Get on the Water With Paddle Penn's Landing's Kayaks and Swan Boats in the Penn's Landing Marina
"Paddle Penn's Landing" is making a splash as it returns for the 2011 season. The Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PEC) and the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC) are partnering to bring back the popular "Paddle Penn's Landing" program, which features kayaks and foot-pedaled swan boats MarketWire

PECO Multicultural Series Continues at Penn's Landing
Another season of free programming continues on the RiverStage at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Philadelphia's premier Delaware River waterfront entertainment destination. The 2011 Program Season will showcase an assorted schedule of events including eleven different multicultural festivals that comprise the PECO Multicultural Series MarketWire

ISRAEL 63 -- Music, Falafel and Fun for All
Music lovers have a great reason to flock to the Israel 63 anniversary celebration on the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing on Sunday, May 22, 12 Noon to 5 P.M MarketWire

Philadelphia Irish Festival 2011 at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
The Philadelphia Irish Festival returns to the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing on Sunday, June 5th from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. This authentic and vibrant Irish Festival celebrates Irish culture through food, dancing and crafts. MarketWire

Cool Off on Hot Summer Nights With Smooth Jazz on the Delaware River Waterfront
An evening summer breeze off the river, the cool sounds of smooth jazz in the air -- a perfect way to spend a hot summer night. At 7:30 p.m. on Friday nights in August, the Smooth Jazz Summer Nights Concert series takes to the RiverStage on the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street MarketWire

Philly Pride Presents PrideDay 2011
WHEN: Sunday, June 12, 201112:00 Noon-6:00 p.m. WHERE: The Parade begins at 13th & Locust Streets and proceeds east on Market Street, passing the Judges Reviewing Stand at Independence Hall. The parade continues east to Front Street and over the Chestnut Street walkway entrance for the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing MarketWire

Celebrate Philadelphia's Navy Week by the River
Philadelphia Navy Week celebration 2011 gives area residents an opportunity to meet some of the Navy's Sailors and learn about the Navy's critical mission and its broad-ranging capabilities, and what a better place to accomplish this than along the Delaware River at Penn's Landing for Delaware River Day MarketWire

Come Hear the Sound of Gospel at the Waterfront
Gospel music is rising to another level on the Delaware River Waterfront at the Sounds of Gospel concert on Saturday, August 27th from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The majestic sound of gospel music will resonate with power and strength from the RiverStage at Penn's Landing on the Great Plaza MarketWire

The 8th Annual Art Star Craft Bazaar
When: Saturday, May 14th from 11-6pm & Sunday, May 15th from 11-6pm Where: Philadelphia, PA @ Penn's Landing Great Plaza -- on Columbus Boulevard between Walnut Street and Chestnut Street FREE TO ATTEND The Art Star Craft Bazaar is an outdoor retail art/craft show that is organized & juried by Philadelphia's Art Star Gallery & Boutique (www MarketWire

Wawa Welcome America!'s Taste of Philadelphia to Feature Famous Philadelphia Flavors, World-Class Musicians, Spectacular Fireworks
Taste of Philadelphia kicks off Wawa Welcome America!, Philadelphia's free 11-day July 4th Festival, with three-days of culinary favorites and all-star entertainment on the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. MarketWire

Delaware River Waterfront Corporation Announces 2011 Summer Program Season
This summer season features a jam-packed schedule of events from May through October, including outstanding free concerts, eleven different multicultural festivals, large screen outdoor movies, fabulous fireworks displays, signature family programming and marquee talent MarketWire

Screenings Under the Stars
Picture it! The RiverStage at Penn's Landing is transformed into an outdoor theater for another season of Screenings Under the Stars. Every Thursday night in July and August, a different popular film will be featured on a big screen on the new RiverStage at Penn's Landing, located on Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street. The screenings, sponsored by media partners NBC 10 and B101 MarketWire

Independence Blast Weekend on the Waterfront
Visitors to the Delaware River Waterfront will experience a jam packed 4th of July weekend of family fun! Independence Blast Weekend on the Waterfront will be the centerpiece of the season celebrating Independence Weekend in two cities that share one waterfront MarketWire

Featuring Emily Osment of the Disney Channel and Tim Urban of American Idol
Fam Jams!, the "I Can't Believe It's FREE, Can't Miss Concert for All Ages," returns to Penn's Landing for a fifth season with yet another rising star-studded line-up. This year, Penn's Landing is proud to announce that EMILY OSMENT of the Disney Channel will headline this FREE concert series MarketWire

13th Annual Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival at Penn's Landing
Let's Lick Leukemia... I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream! Over the past 12 years The Joshua Kahan Fund's "all you can eat" ice cream events have raised over $900,000 dollars to help find a cure for pediatric leukemia. This year hopes to break the one million dollar mark! MarketWire

Frozen Delights Named New Delaware River Waterfront Concessionaire
Frozen Delights, Inc. has been selected by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation to be the new concessionaire for the Great Plaza and Walnut Plaza on the Delaware River Waterfront for the 2011 summer season. MarketWire

Experience Legendary Doo Wop Artists for Free at the 6th Annual Philadelphia Doo Wop Festival at Penn's Landing
The 6th annual Philadelphia Doo Wop Festival returns to Penn's Landing on Saturday, September 17, 2011 from 1:00-7:00 p.m. To celebrate the music, Speedo and The Cadillacs will headline a spectacular line-up of local and nationally-known Doo Wop artists on the RiverStage, located at the Great Plaza, on Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street MarketWire

Telvent Honored With First Annual Smart Grid Excellence Award
Telvent (NASDAQ: TLVT), the leading real-time IT solutions and information provider for a sustainable world, announced today that it received a 2010 Smart Grid Excellence Award for its Telvent Titanium smart grid solution. The award was presented by the Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) and Intelligent Communications Partners (ICP). MarketWire

Genmed Chairman Erwin Bouwens Interviewed by CEOCFO
Genmed Holding Corp.'s (OTCBB: GENM) Chairman, CEO and founder Erwin R. Bouwens appears today in CEOCFO magazine in an interview conducted by Senior Editor Lynn Fosse. Bouwens discusses the origin and current mission of Genmed Holding Corp. to become the leader in the manufacturing and sale of low cost, high efficacy generic drugs worldwide. He also discusses Genmed Holding Corp MarketWire

Insomnia Reviewed by NeuroPerspective/NeuroInvestment
NI Research has released the May issue of NeuroPerspective (formerly NeuroInvestment) which reviews the status and prospects of therapeutics for insomnia. MarketWire

Data-Systems International Launches Targeted Solution to Streamline Management and Reporting for Head Start Programs
Data-Systems International (DSI) today announced the launch of CT Essential™ for Head Start, a preconfigured software solution that automates tedious data management and reporting chores so Head Start staff can spend less time on paperwork and more time teaching children and helping families. MarketWire

Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) Reaches Groundbreaking MLS Data Syndication Licensing Agreement With Onboard Informatics
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) has announced an agreement to license Listings 360°Insight, Onboard Informatics' real-time, integrated API data distribution, tracking and business intelligence system, to power its listings distribution efforts. MarketWire

Portfolio Recovery Associates CEO and EVP - Operations to Present at JMP Securities Conference in San Francisco, May 11, 2011
Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAA), a specialized financial services company and market leader in the consumer debt purchase and collection industry, today reported that Portfolio Recovery Associates (PRA) executives will present at the 10th annual JMP Securities Research Conference. MarketWire

eG Innovations Unveils Performance Monitoring Service for All Cloud-Based Infrastructures
Private cloud providers and consumers looking for an affordable, all-encompassing subscription-based performance monitoring solution for their applications and business services now have precisely what they need with today's announcement by eG Innovations, Inc., of the immediate availability of its eG Enterprise-on-Tap™ service MarketWire

Media Sentiment(R), First Consumer Product to Use News Sentiment for Trading and Investing Purposes, Featured in Landmark Publication "The Handbook of News Analytics in Finance"
Media Sentiment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MSEZ) announces today that it has received a full chapter for the one of a kind book that addresses a new field in financial analytics, chapter 4: "Measuring the value of media sentiment: A pragmatic view." This chapter covers top topics, including: The value of news for the US stock market, news moves markets, news moves stock prices, news vs MarketWire

NuMobile's Stonewall Networks, Inc. Partners With Circular on Network Security Policy Management Product
Stonewall Networks, Inc. today announced the Company has partnered with circular ( to represent and market the Company's Network Security Policy Management software Cornerstone. Circular, based in Germany, specializes in IT security and storage solutions. In addition, circular operates as a leading IT infrastructure system integrator in Germany MarketWire

Warwick Valley Telephone Announces Final Vote Results and Committee Assignments
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY) (the "Company") announced today the final certified results of the votes at its 2011 Annual Meeting of shareholders, held Friday, April 29, 2011. The following directors were elected for one year terms: Jeffrey D. Alario, Duane W. Albro, Douglas B. Benedict, Kelly C. Bloss, Robert J. DeValentino, Thomas H. Gray, and Douglas J. Mello MarketWire

Audience Targeting Is Key Indicator of Online Advertising Success and Increased Digital Advertising Spend: DIGIDAY and AudienceScience Survey Results
Today, from the stage at DIGIDAY:TARGET, AudienceScience, a global online advertising technology company, will release findings from its "Audience Targeting: Mapping the Future Evolution of Audience Targeting and Data Management" survey, conducted in conjunction with DIGIDAY MarketWire

Self-Published Author J.A. Konrath to Present at Digipalooza
Author and self-publisher J.A. Konrath (a.k.a. Jack Kilborn) will be a featured speaker at Digipalooza 2011. Konrath has authored 22 eBook titles that are available through OverDrive public, school, and college libraries. He has sold more than 300,000 eBooks. OverDrive's 3rd international user group conference will be held in downtown Cleveland, July 28-31, 2011 MarketWire

Innovative Technology Allows Magellan Jets to Become the First in the Industry to Be Featured on a Luxury Retail Website
Magellan Jets has partnered with to offer their 25 Hour Jet Cards at a special rate exclusively for Jetsetter members MarketWire

Friendly Energy Increases Production
Friendly Energy Exploration (OTCBB: FEGR) is pleased to announce that its oil production has come back online and is now producing 12 BOPD. MarketWire

Intersil's MegaQ(TM) Adaptive Equalizer Named Winner at 2011 Security Industry Association New Product Showcase Awards
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) announced today that its new ISL59605 adaptive equalizer IC, also known as MegaQ™, was honored with the Best New Product Award in the OEM category at the 2011 Security Industry Association New Product Showcase (NPS) awards ceremony at ISC West. MarketWire

OtterCares Announces New Grant Programs
In an effort to refine its application process, the OtterCares(SM) Foundation introduces three new grant programs designed to support a number of different requests. Each unique program, named after three popular OtterBox® case series, focuses on an area the foundation's board feels strongly about supporting. MarketWire

OtterCares Makes a Mark During National Volunteer Month
Each year in the month of April, thousands of Americans donate time, energy and passion to non-profit organizations all over the country in honor of National Volunteer Month. OtterBox® and its non-profit foundation, OtterCares(SM), made their mark by encouraging employees and customers alike to give back MarketWire

IEEE Council on EDA to Host DAC Lunch Presentation on Truths and Myths of Embedded Computing
Shekhar Borkar, director of Intel's Microprocessor Technology Lab, will present a talk during the 48th Design Automation Conference (DAC) titled, "Truths and Myths of Embedded Computing," as part of the IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation (CEDA) Distinguished Speaker Series. MarketWire

Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Selects Forte's SystemC High-Level Synthesis, Floating Point IP Software for SoC Design
Realtek Semiconductor Corp. of Hsinchu, Taiwan, has selected high-level synthesis (HLS) software and floating point intellectual property (IP) from Forte Design Systems™ for the design and development of systems on chip (SoCs) for communications network, computer peripheral and multimedia applications. MarketWire

TruMarx Announces the Opening of an Office in Houston
TruMarx Data Partners, Inc., the creator of COMET, the energy industry's leading web-based execution platform for individual bilateral OTC transactions, today announced the opening of an office in Houston, Texas. The office is conveniently located at 5100 Westheimer Rd., across the street from the Galleria Mall near the 610 loop MarketWire

Pura Vida Tequila Company Names Patron Tequila Senior Manager (Retired) Modesto Nunez del Toro as Director of Operations
Pura Vida Tequila Company, LLC, has coerced Modesto Nunez del Toro from retirement to be its Director of Operations-Mexico. In this role he will be responsible for the sourcing, coordination and management of raw materials to finished goods, process/product optimization, exportation and overall quality control. MarketWire

El Paso Corporation Announces Expansions for El Paso Natural Gas System
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) today announced that its subsidiary, El Paso Natural Gas Company (EPNG), has successfully closed companion open seasons and signed long-term agreements to expand its Willcox lateral and provide mainline 95,000 dekatherms per day (Dth/d) of natural gas transportation to MGI Supply Ltd., a subsidiary of Pemex Gas, and 90,000 Dth/d to Mexicana de Cobre, S.A. de C.V MarketWire

Jamba(R) Daily Superfruit Shots, Powered by Zola(R) Brazilian Superfruits, Now Available at Jamba Juice Locations Across California
Give your day a boost at over 300 Jamba Juice (NASDAQ: JMBA) locations in California with Jamba® Daily Superfruit Shots! Designed to provide quick and easy nutrition, Jamba-branded Daily Superfruit Shots are a fresh take on dietary supplements that capture the delicious flavors and benefits of Brazilian Superfruits MarketWire

Inexpensive Adapter Allows Versatility to Pool Owners
A California inventor has given swimming pool owners a simple, yet versatile tool that converts their pool pole into many uses around the home. MarketWire

Jorg Gray Releases Limited Edition Timepiece With Brand Ambassador and Indycar Driver Alex Tagliani
Jorg Gray, an American watch brand designed to change the way we view time, today announced it will release a limited edition, signature timepiece in conjunction with brand ambassador and IndyCar driver, Alex Tagliani, to be available later this month MarketWire

Kantar Health's Anne Laprade Honored as 2011 HBA Rising Star
Anne LaPrade, R.Ph., Account Director at Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company, was honored today as an industry Rising Star by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) at its 2011 Woman of the Year luncheon in New York. MarketWire

United Data Technologies Brings Successful Technology Deployments to Orange County Public School District
The nation's school districts are bracing for major budget cuts this year, requiring school IT directors to seek innovative ways to reduce operational costs and streamline their delivery methods and processes. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Lists Low Volatility and High Beta, S&P 500 Based ETFs
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced that the PowerShares S&P 500® Low Volatility Portfolio (NYSE Arca: SPLV) and PowerShares S&P 500® High Beta Portfolio (NYSE Arca: SPHB) began trading today on the NYSE Arca MarketWire

China Food Services, Corp. Uploads Issuer Information and Disclosure Statement Onto the OTCMarket
China Food Services, Corp. ( (PINKSHEETS: GDHI) the company today announces that it has successfully uploaded to the OTCMarkets website, the company's Issuer Information and Disclosure Statement to maintain it ongoing status of OTC Pink Current MarketWire

W2 Energy Purchases 30,000 Square Foot Facility
W2 Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTWO) is pleased to announce that it purchased 345 Woodlawn Road West in Guelph, Ontario. This property contains a 30,000 square foot, single floor office/factory space as well as seven acres of land. MarketWire

Realogy Subsidiary, NRT, Earns No. 1 Spot in REAL Trends 500 Residential Real Estate Brokerage Rankings for 14th Consecutive Year
NRT LLC was ranked as the No. 1 residential real estate brokerage firm in the United States by the REAL Trends 500. The REAL Trends 500 is an annual research report that identifies the country's largest and most successful residential brokerage firms as ranked by closed transaction sides and separately by closed sales volume MarketWire

Attitude Drinks Reports Strong Sales of Phase III (R) Across Multiple Distribution Channels
Attitude Drinks (OTCBB: ATTD) (OTCQB: ATTD), an innovative brand development company, announced today that the Company's pure milk-based, ultra-filtered, shelf stable Phase III® Recovery Drink is achieving strong sales momentum across the Company's established regional and local distribution channels to-date. MarketWire

Dynamic Ventures, Corp. Announces Potential $3.5 Million Expansion of the Stanley City Project
Dynamic Ventures, Corp., (OTCBB: DYNV) a leading developer of innovative solutions to the building industry, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Bundled Builder Solutions' (BBS) venture partner, Annabelle Homes, has asked that BBS provide the construction for an additional 25 Townhomes and an additional off-site development work. MarketWire

Crude Carriers Corp. Announces a Definitive Unit-for-Share Merger Agreement With Capital Product Partners L.P.
Crude Carriers Corp. (NYSE: CRU) ("Crude Carriers" or the "Company") announced today that it entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Capital Product Partners L.P. ("CPLP"). Under the terms of the merger agreement, CPLP would acquire Crude Carriers in a unit-for-share transaction with Crude Carriers shareholders receiving 1.56 CPLP common units for each Crude Carriers share MarketWire

Global NuTech, Inc. Announces Cancellation of Joint Venture With 36 Million Shares to Be Returned to the Company
Global NuTech, Inc. (OTCBB: BOCL) ( announced today that, as a part of its previously announced capital restructuring, a joint venture with HIGA Corporation will be cancelled effective May 9, 2011. As a result, the 36 Million shares of Global NuTech common stock previously issued to the joint venture will be returned to the Company and treated as treasury stock. MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces a Definitive Merger Agreement With Crude Carriers Corp., the Acquisition of M/V Cape Agamemnon, an Increase in the Sponsor's Investment in the Partnership by 7.1 Million Units and First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Capital Product Partners L.P. ("CPLP" or the"Partnership") (NASDAQ: CPLP), an international owner of modern double-hulltankers, today announces two important transactions, an increase in theinvestment of our Sponsor, Capital Maritime and Trading Corp. ("CapitalMaritime") in the Partnership and releases its financial results for thefirst quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Iveda Solutions Completes MEGAsys Taiwan Acquisition
Iveda Solutions (OTCBB: IVDA) announced today that the Taiwan Foreign Investment Committee Agency approved the company's acquisition of Sole-Vision Technologies, doing business as MEGAsys Taiwan. MarketWire

Propell, ICBA Offer "Instant Ecommerce" for Independent College Stores
Propell Corporation (OTCBB: PROP), provider of the PropellShops® "instant ecommerce" system for schools, businesses, nonprofits and the military (, today announced it will offer PropellShops "zero risk" online shops to members of Independent College Bookstore Association (ICBA) (www.icbainc MarketWire

PureSpectrum Opens Tomorrows Lighting, Inc.
PureSpectrum, Inc. (OTCBB: PSRU) CEO Gregory Clements announced today the formation of a wholly owned subsidiary, Tomorrows Lighting, Inc. a Nevada Corporation. PureSpectrum will transfer its patents and technology rights to Tomorrows Lighting, Inc (TLI) MarketWire

BWise Application Management Services and SaaS Certified for ISAE-3402
BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance management (GRC) software, announced today that external auditor KPMG has confirmed BWise as ISAE-3402 certified for its Application Management and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) programs MarketWire

Smart CMO Roundtable to Highlight Innovation, Metrics and Results
VIVA Creative and JAGENCY are pleased to announce an exclusive Smart CMO Roundtable in Washington D.C. on May 5th, 2011 at the Hotel George, in partnership with the American Marketing Association. The event will focus on inspiring marketing executives to rethink innovation, examine global versus local marketing, and deliver measurable results. MarketWire

Vuzix Engages Investor Relations Firm
Vuzix Corporation (TSX-V: VZX) (OTCBB: VUZI) (FRANKFURT: V7X) ("Vuzix" or, the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has engaged Pentony Enterprises LLC of Texas, USA (Pentony) to provide investor awareness and communications services to Vuzix MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Signs Contract to Sell SIRIUS New Electric Vehicles
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that it has signed a retailer agreement to sell SIRIUS electric vehicles. The SIRIUS brand is manufactured by Nanchang Freedom Technology Limited located in Nanchang, China, a subsidiary of Jiangling Motors Group Co MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Closes Financing
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that it has closed a financing of approximately $1.1 million. The Company plans to use the proceeds from the financing to complete the acquisition of defense contractor and satellite tracking firm Global Telesat Corp MarketWire

Connect by Hertz Car Sharing Electrifies Manhattan's Seward Park Co-Op Bringing Electric Vehicles and Networked ChargePoint Stations to Consumers
As part of its Global Electric Vehicle (EV) expansion throughout New York City, Connect by Hertz, Hertz's (NYSE: HTZ) global car sharing club, the first car sharing club to introduce the 100% electric Nissan LEAF™ in Manhattan, is bringing the LEAF to Manhattan's Seward Park Co-op MarketWire

Antibacterials Market to Shrink 2% Annually Through 2019 has announced the addition of Datamonitor's new report "Forecast Insight: Antibacterials" to their collection of Pharmaceuticals market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Vistaar to Demonstrate New Deal Intelligence and Promotions Management Solutions at PPS Annual Spring Pricing Conference
Vistaar Technologies, Inc. announced that it will be demonstrating its latest Deal Intelligence and Promotions Management solutions at The Professional Pricing Society (PPS) 22nd Annual Spring Pricing Conference MarketWire

1ST Constitution Bancorp Reports First Quarter Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2011
1ST Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ: FCCY), parentcompany of 1ST Constitution Bank, reported net income available to commonshareholders of $790 thousand, for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, a 51%increase above the $522 thousand in net income available to commonshareholders for the first quarter of 2010. Diluted earnings available tocommon shareholders were $0 MarketWire

Amerigo Announces Record Q1 2011 Production Results
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce production results for the first quarter of 2011 from Minera Valle Central ("MVC"), the Company's operations located near Rancagua, Chile. MVC produced 11.14 million pounds of copper and 212,125 pounds of molybdenum during the three months ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

C&A Harnesses Eloqua's Cloud Connectors to Enhance Lead Scoring Capabilities
Couch & Associates, a professional services marketing organization specializing in marketing automation and sales enablement is now able to further empower marketing and sales using added measurable value with Eloqua's new Cloud Connectors. MarketWire

Tao Minerals Ltd. Reports New Mineralized Zones at Mutata Gold and Platinum Project
Tao Minerals Ltd. (TAO) (PINK SHEETS: TAON) is pleased to provide an update on the ongoing sampling program at the Mutata Gold and Platinum project. Senior Geologist, James A. McCrea has overseen this program along with Minera Primecap Geological Services (MPGS) MarketWire

Practical Law Company and Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Launch University of Pennsylvania Law School's First-Ever M&A Boot Camp

Tara Minerals Signs Letter of Intent for the Start-Up of the Don Roman Gold, Silver, Zinc and Lead Mine and Mill
Tara Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: TARM) (BERLIN: 6T3) is pleased to announce that it has granted to Springbok Development, LLC ("SD") and Claridge Hanlon Resource Engineering ("CHRE"), a division of Hanlon Engineering & Architecture Inc MarketWire

Kantar Media's Compete and Ground Truth Launch Two-Screen View of Digital Consumer Behavior
Compete, a Kantar Media company, and mobile audience measurement firm Ground Truth today unveiled the industry's only two-screen view of digital consumer behavior, across both online and mobile platforms MarketWire

TRUSTe Now Largest DAA Compliance Solution for Online Behavioral Advertising
TRUSTe, the leading online privacy solutions provider, today announced that its TRUSTed Ads platform is now under contract to manage10 billion impressions per month, establishing TRUSTe as the largest provider of Online Behavioral Advertising (OBA) notice and choice by volume MarketWire

Winston Baker Welcomes New Event Director
Katherine Winston and Amy Baker, Co-Founders and Managing Partners of Winston Baker, today announced the addition of Janice Kovach to the team as the new Event Director. Kovach will be in charge of producing new conferences for Winston Baker, including the New Energy Marketplace and the Women in Finance Summit. MarketWire

TriNet Appoints Kerry Langstaff as Executive Director of Marketing
TriNet, the country's largest private provider of human resources outsourcing solutions to small businesses, today announced the appointment of Kerry Langstaff as executive director of marketing. In this role, Langstaff is tasked with increasing TriNet's market share in core markets, driving brand awareness, and enhancing client communications MarketWire

Cascade Microtech Introduces New Viper Probe Card for High-Volume Test of Wafer-Level Chip-Scale Packages
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading expert at precision measurements at the wafer level, today announced the first in the series of Viper™ probe cards. Viper probe cards will be used for test of high-volume production wafer-level chip-scale packaged devices (WLCSP) MarketWire

eEye Reveals Simple Steps to Defend Against Everyday Threats and Sophisticated Stuxnet and Aurora Style Attacks
eEye Digital Security, a provider of IT security and unified vulnerability management solutions, today released its latest research report, "In Configuration We Trust." The report, produced from research led by eEye cofounder and CTO Marc Maiffret, reveals that simple configuration changes and software version upgrades could mitigate many application vulnerabilities before patches are available MarketWire

XZERES Begins Sales of Its New Family of Power Efficiency Products and Launches Its Web Site
XZERES Wind Corporation (OTCBB: XWND), designer, developer and producer of distributed generation, wind power systems for the small wind market (2.5kW-100kW) and power management devices for the business and residential market, announced today that it has officially begun sales of its new line of power management and efficiency devices and launched its web site www.xzeresenergy MarketWire

Oracle SPARC Servers Demonstrate Outstanding Performance With New Benchmark Results
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Epicor(R) Recognized on Prestigious 2011 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 List
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 Epicor has been selected as one of the 2011 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100's "100 Great Supply Chain Projects MarketWire

5BARz International Adds VP of Business Development
5BARz International Inc. (OTCBB: BARZ) (hereafter "5BARz" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has hired Mr. James Fraley as Vice President of Business Development. MarketWire

That's Not All Folks! Warner Bros. Consumer Products and CafePress Team Up for Online Fan Gear Shopping
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and CafePress, the leading source for high quality customized products, are teaming up to offer consumers an interactive way to engage with their favorite Warner Bros. television shows and movies. Now, thanks to this licensing agreement, film and television fans can design, sell and share official studio merchandise MarketWire

Apptio CEO, Sunny Gupta, Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2011 Pacific Northwest Award Finalist
Apptio, the leading provider of on-demand Technology Business Management (TBM) solutions, today announced that Sunny Gupta, co-founder, president and CEO, was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 Pacific Northwest Award finalist MarketWire

Mobiquity CEO Bill Seibel Shares Vision of Enterprise-Class Mobility During IT Leadership Academy's "Building the Enterprise of the Future" Event
Mobiquity (, a mobile computing professional services firm for Global 2000 organizations, today announced its co-founder and CEO, Bill Seibel, was a featured speaker on Enterprise-class Mobility at Thornton May's Value Studio Event on "Building the Enterprise of the Future" on May 4, as part of Florida State's IT Leadership Academy in Jacksonville, FL. MarketWire

myFreightWorld Increases Managed Revenues to Over $260 Million With Closing of FMI Agreement
myFreightWorld Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) today announced that it has closed on an agreement with Anaheim, California-based Freight Management Inc. (FMI) (, a worldwide provider of freight services, which will result in MYFT's managed revenues increasing to $268 million MarketWire

Aspen Dental Practice Opens in Florence, SC
Patients looking for a dentist in Florence, South Carolina now have a new dental care provider option. Aspen Dental, which opens at 2160 West Evans Street on Thursday, May 5, will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration MarketWire

Fortinet Threat Landscape Research Shows Two New Malware Variants Targeting Facebook Users
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leading network security provider and the worldwide leader of unified threat management (UTM) solutions -- today released its latest Threat Landscape report, which details two new malware variants targeting Facebook users MarketWire

ANADIGICS Introduces New CDMA/WCDMA/LTE Power Amplifier Series Optimized for SMPS Devices
ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD), a world leader in radio frequency (RF) and mixed signal semiconductor solutions, today introduced a new series of power amplifiers (PAs), leveraging the Company's third generation High-Efficiency-at-Low-Power (HELP™) technology MarketWire

The Carphone Warehouse Deploys *Spark XL, the Real-Time Home Screen for Android in Partnership With HipLogic
HipLogic today announced a partnership with The Carphone Warehouse with the launch of *Spark XL, a Real-time Home screen for Android. *Spark XL will now be available on Android phones via The Carphone Warehouse's Walk Out Working service at its retail stores and will also come preloaded on select handsets and tablets MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial & Operating Results Conference Call
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrC) (NYSE Amex: MHR-PrD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company") will host a conference call at 10:00 AM (Central Time) on Monday, May 9, 2011, to discuss the Company's first quarter 2011 financial and operating results and other related matters MarketWire

Mauna Kea Technologies Appoints Andre-Michel Ballester to Board of Directors
Mauna Kea Technologies, the global leader in endomicroscopy, announced today that it has appointed André-Michel Ballester to its Board of Directors. Mr. Ballester brings more than 25 years' experience in the medical device industry to the Mauna Kea Technologies Board. MarketWire

Mauna Kea Technologies Announces 33 Abstracts on Cellvizio(R) to Be Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2011
Mauna Kea Technologies, a leader in endomicroscopy, announced that 33 Cellvizio or pCLE-related abstracts would be presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2011, which runs from May 7 to 10 in Chicago. Eleven of the 33 abstracts will be delivered through oral presentations, of which four are to be presented in plenary sessions. MarketWire

Autodesk Showcases Software on Creative Social Marketplace
Filter Foundry has announced that Autodesk, Inc. is now showcasing Autodesk Mudbox and Autodesk SketchBook Pro software on, an emerging social marketplace for creative professionals MarketWire

SEI Report: Investors Directly Equate Objectivity to the Quality of Their Wealth Management Relationships
According to research released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC), both wealth managers and investors agree that objectivity -- focusing on clients' needs first -- is the key to establishing wealth management as a relationship-oriented business. However, the research shows that wealth managers struggle to demonstrate objectivity in the delivery of their services MarketWire

The San Francisco Chronicle Launches New Style Section on Sunday, May 8
The San Francisco Chronicle will debut a new weekly style section, SFiS Style, this Sunday, May 8. The new glossy section will feature high-end fashion, home design, lifestyle stories and profiles of well-known Bay Area personalities. MarketWire

Media Advisory: Casella Waste Systems Opens Its First Natural Gas Fueling Station
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at the company's new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in Williston, Vermont on Friday, May 13, 2011. Attending the ceremony, and making remarks on the occasion, will be Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and Casella chairman and chief executive officer John Casella. MarketWire

Informative Graphics Announces Release of Latest Redact-It
Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC) (, a leader in content viewing, collaboration and redaction technology, today officially releases Redact-It® 2.0, the newest version of its electronic redaction software MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Launches SmartDNA in Swedish Jewelry Stores
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), a provider of DNA-based security solutions, announces the successful launch of SmartDNA™ in Sweden by a country-wide collaboration involving the Swedish National Police, SKL (National Forensic Laboratory), a large Scandinavian Insurance company, Safe Solution, and APDN MarketWire

Cisco Announces Streamlined Operating Model
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced significant changes to its business structure and operations MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems Sets First Quarter 2011 Conference Call for Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. ET
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a nursing home and assisted living company, will hold a conference call on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

KSW, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
KSW, Inc. (NASDAQ: KSW) today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

Core-Mark Announces First Quarter 2011 Investor Call
Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: CORE), announced today that it will release its earning before the market opens on Monday May 9, 2011 for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 and will host an investor call later that morning. The call will be held on Monday May 9, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time and can be accessed by dialing 1-800-588-4973 using the code 29023193 MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Host First Quarter Conference Call on Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or nonexistent, today announced that it has scheduled a conference call for 11:00 a.m MarketWire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) todayannounced results for its fiscal 2011 first quarter. MarketWire

Trinity Biotech Announces Quarter 1 Financial Results
Trinity Biotech plc (NASDAQ: TRIB), a leading developer and manufacturer of diagnostic products for the point-of-care and clinical laboratory markets, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Endeavour Silver Reports $14.5 Million Adjusted Earnings in Q1, 2011, Thanks to Record Silver-Gold Production and Precious Metal Prices
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(NYSE: EXK)(FRANKFURT: EJD) MarketWire

General Fusion Closes $19.5M Series B Funding Round
General Fusion has completed its US$19.5M Series B funding round providing the financing necessary to complete the first phase of its development and demonstration program. MarketWire

DataKinetics Launches Game Changing Mainframe DB2 Solution
DataKinetics, the leader in mainframe transaction and performance optimization, has unveiled the Java to DB2 Optimizer, a product that significantly increases mainframe data capacity and throughput while decreasing data access request time for DB2. In a trial with a large US bank, the elapsed time was reduced by 90%. MarketWire

ALR Technologies Partners With Mantra Healthcare Solutions Inc. for Launch of the ALRT Health-e-Connect System
ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: ALRT) announces the signing of a Representation Agreement with Mantra Healthcare Solutions Inc. to market and sell the Health-e-Connect System ("HeC") effective June 1, 2011. MarketWire

Star Gold Provides Update on Its Longstreet Project
Star Gold Corp. (OTCBB: SRGZ) is pleased to announce an update on its Longstreet Project in Nye County, Nevada, and its upcoming independent resource report. There are eight major targets in the project; West Main and NE Main (together the "Main" target), Opal Ridge, North, Spire, Red Knob, North Slope and Cyprus Ridge MarketWire

MerchantCircle Launches Mobile App for Local Business Marketing
MerchantCircle, the largest online network of local business owners in the nation, today announced general availability of the Merchant Mobile App, a new iPhone application that gives local merchants a simple way to create, upload, and manage content anytime, anywhere, using the familiar iPhone environment MarketWire

Flat World Knowledge Celebrates Free Comic Book Day With a Graphic Novel Approach to College Textbooks
Professors and college students celebrating Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 7, can bring this beloved American art form into the classroom with two new graphic novel textbooks from Flat World Knowledge, the largest publisher of free and open college textbooks for students worldwide. MarketWire

Triton Introduces Initial Business Plan for the Launching of the Mining Operations
Triton's (PINKSHEETS: TTDZ) management has decided to publish an initial business plan for the launching of the mining operations that are scheduled to start May 25th, 2011. Copy of the business plan is attached. MarketWire

Houston Wire & Cable Company President and Chief Executive Officer Charles A. Sorrentino to Step Down at End of 2011, James L. Pokluda III, Promoted to President
Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ: HWCC) today announced that its President & Chief Executive Officer, Charles A. Sorrentino, will step down as the Company's President effective immediately and as CEO at the end of 2011. The Company's Board of Directors has elected James L MarketWire

Riverwood Solutions Announces Further Expansion in China
Riverwood Solutions, a leading operations consulting and managed services provider, today announced the opening of its second office in China to support the growing needs of US and European OEMs that rely on the company's Hybrid Outsourced Services Team (HOST(SM)) model to help manage their outsourced manufacturing and supply chain operations in China. MarketWire

Data Foundry Hosts Job Fair Seeking Qualified Candidates for Positions at Its New Texas 1 Data Center
Data Foundry, a leading provider of wholesale and retail data center outsourcing, colocation, and disaster recovery services, announces it will host a job fair in Austin, Texas to fill open positions at its new master-planned data center, Texas 1. The Data Foundry Job Fair will be held May 12, 2011 from 10am - 4pm at the Courtyard Marriott hotel located at 7809 E MarketWire

Blue Coat Forms New Product Groups to Drive Focus, Growth and Innovation
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced that it has realigned its product groups to better capitalize on those market opportunities that offer the strongest prospects for growth. It structured these new product groups -- Web Security, WAN Optimization and Cloud Services -- to drive focus, growth and innovation. MarketWire

Venrock's Technology Franchise Adds Marissa Campise
Venrock, the premier venture capital firm originally established as the venture arm of the Rockefeller family, today announced that Marissa Campise has joined the firm as a vice president MarketWire

Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts Invite Guests to Experience Daylife at Its Best
Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts welcome guests to indulge in the city's prime pool experiences at its destinations including Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood, Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Flamingo Las Vegas, Bally's Las Vegas and Paris Las Vegas. Guests are invited to experience new tropical havens, unbeatable drink offerings, luxurious amenities and incredible parties. MarketWire

Medicity Announces Broad Support of Federal Direct Project, Enables Customers to Offer HISP Services
Medicity, the industry standard for health information exchange (HIE), today announced broad-based support for the Office of the National Coordinator's Direct Project specifications, enabling the more than 125,000 physicians using Medicity technology to securely exchange clinical documentation with any other provider using Direct-compliant technology MarketWire

Suddenlink Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial and Operating Results
Cequel Communications Holdings I, LLC("Cequel," and together with its subsidiaries, the "Company" or"Suddenlink") today reported financial and operating results for the firstquarter 2011. MarketWire

Handcrafted American West Leather Handbags Achieves Most Successful Handbag Launch in ShopNBC History
ShopNBC (NASDAQ: VVTV) (, a premium interactive retailer via TV, Internet, mobile and social, announced today that handcrafted American West Leather Handbags was the most successful handbag launch in the network's history, resulting in 12 sellouts MarketWire

Active HIV Pipeline Faces Fierce Market Competition has announced the addition of Datamonitor's new report "R&D Trends: HIV - An active pipeline faces fierce competition in the HIV market," to their collection of Diseases & Conditions market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire to Report First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results on Thursday, May 12, 2011, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, will announce financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011, on Thursday, May 12, 2011, after the market close. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss the results the same day. MarketWire

PTGi Management to Present at Upcoming May Conferences
PRIMUS Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (OTCBB: PMUG), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, announced that Peter D. Aquino, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer will present at the following May 2011 conferences taking place in New York City: MarketWire

Augme Technologies Scheduled to Present at the 2011 MDB Capital Group Bright Lights Conference
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, will present at the 2011 MDB Capital Group Bright Lights Conference in New York on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at Le Parker Meridien Hotel. MarketWire

Bergio, Bridal Jewelry Designer, Wins Nomination for 2011 Bridal Design Consumer Awards
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCBB: BRGO) shares the exciting news of its official nomination in Engagement 101's 2011 Bridal Jewelry Awards in the "Classic Design" category. MarketWire

Gilbarco's Hutchinson to Speak About Electric Car Recharging at NACStech
Ray Hutchinson, vice president corporate development at Gilbarco Veeder-Root, will speak at NACStech at the Mirage Las Vegas, May 16-18. MarketWire

KVNY's New Uptown Cat Has the Coolest Real Estate Listings in New York
Meet 'Intelli Agent' she has the smartest real estate listings in New York. She is located at KVNY and she is on the prowl for the best apartments. The best listings are always up her alley. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Identifies Lantos Technologies' Pioneering ERLIF-Based 3-D Digital Ear Scanner as a Key Enabling Technology
Based on its recent analysis of the 3-D ear scanning market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Lantos Technologies with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Enabling Technology MarketWire

Chembio Reports 1st Quarter 2011 Results
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (OTCQB: CEMI)(PINKSHEETS: CEMI), which develops, manufactures, markets and licensespoint-of-care diagnostic tests, reported revenues and earnings for thequarter ended March 31, 2011. Total revenues were $3.64 million for thequarter ended March 31, 2011, which compares to total revenues of $2.78million for the quarter ended March 31, 2010, a 30.6% increase MarketWire

DECK Monitoring Partners With NREL to Track the Performance of Innovative Photovoltaic Projects
DECK Monitoring has partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to support its PV Data Acquisition (PVDAQ) project, which aims to develop and communicate a broad picture of photovoltaic (PV) field performance across the U.S. MarketWire

Parvus Receives $2.2M Follow-On Order for Ethernet Switches in Support of US DoD Tactical Communications Program
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus Corp. announces a $2.2M (USD) follow-on order for rugged Ethernet switches with a US prime Defense contractor in support of a US Department of Defense (DoD) tactical communications program. Due to non-disclosure agreements, no further details about the customer can be provided. Deliveries will take place during this year. MarketWire

Digital Lumens to Sell Intelligent Lighting System in Europe
Digital Lumens, leading developer of LED-based Intelligent Lighting Systems, today announced that the company will begin selling its products in Europe. Digital Lumens products have received CE listing validating that they meet requirements for safety, health, environment and consumer protection in Europe. The press release is available in French and Spanish language versions. MarketWire

Stina Launches YouTube Video Channel: A Whole New Medium for Investors Looking at Stina
Stina Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: SQA) is pleased to announce the launch of its own YouTube Channel. The online channel will allow viewers to immediately access a number of informative videos on an increasing and ongoing basis MarketWire

BNP Paribas Provides Capital Protection for Janus Protected Series-Growth
BNP Paribas today announces its partnership with Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS), providing capital protection for Janus Protected Series-Growth, the first U.S.-based capital protection mutual fund to offer daily liquidity with no set maturity date. The new fund launched May 4, 2011. MarketWire

El Paso Corporation Reports Strong First Quarter 2011 Results; Advancing 2011 Goals
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) is todayreporting first quarter 2011 financial and operational results for thecompany. Key highlights include: MarketWire

Pride International, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) todayreported income from continuing operations, net of tax, for the threemonths ended March 31, 2011 of $30.9 million, or $0.17 per diluted share,on revenues of $393.5 million. Results for the quarter included coststotaling $7.7 million, or $0.04 per diluted share, relating to the proposedmerger of Pride and Ensco plc MarketWire

Elemica Director Gary Neights Presents at FUSION 2011
Elemica, leading provider of supply chain integration and optimization services to the chemical, tire & rubber, energy and selected manufacturing industries, announces that Gary Neights, Director Product Management will be speaking at the FUSION 2011 conference on Thursday, May 12, 2011 in Orlando, Florida MarketWire

World Energy Solutions Reports Third Consecutive Quarter of Net Income and Record Revenue
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES),a leading energy management services firm, today announced financialresults for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. In Q1 2011, WorldEnergy delivered record quarterly revenue, its third consecutive quarter ofnet income, and its sixth straight of positive adjusted EBITDA. MarketWire

Real Estate Social Network RESAAS Signs with Social Muse Communications
RESAAS Services Inc. (CNSX: RSS), a technology company behind the development of an enterprise platform to service the real estate industry, announced today their engagement of public relations and social media marketing firm, Social Muse Communications MarketWire

Gabriel Resources Ltd: First Quarter Report

New MAHLE production plant in Chennai/India
MAHLE Filter Systems India in Chennai, a new filter production plant of the MAHLE Group, takes up series production. It will supply Indian vehicle manufacturers with air filter modules. First orders of customers are on hand. MarketWire

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. Reports 2011 First Quarter Results
Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) today announced results of operations for the first quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. Contemporaneously with this press release, the Companyfiled its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period endedMarch 31, 2011 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). MarketWire

DG Announces $50 Million Stock Repurchase Program
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), a leading provider of digital media services to the advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program authorizing the Company to purchase up to $50 million of its common stock. MarketWire

DG(R) Reports Record First Quarter 2011 Results
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), a leading provider of digital media services to the advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries, today reported record first quarter 2011 financial results. Revenue for the three months ended March 31, 2011 increased 19% to $64.7 million compared to $54.2 million in the same period of 2010. First quarter Adjusted EBITDA increased 22% to $29 MarketWire

Madison Ave. Media Announces Major Channel Partner in Home Environment Industry
Madison Ave. Media, Inc. (OTCBB: KHZM), a leading global digital marketing company, today announced the addition of top industry advisor to the home environment sector, Paul Friederichsen, also President of Brand Biz, as channel partner in the surfaces and floor coverings category MarketWire

Ixia Validates Cloud-Computing, Data Center, and Security Technologies in Cutting-Edge Demonstrations Throughout Interop 2011
INTEROP 2011 -- Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP network test solutions, will demonstrate its data center and cloud-computing testing solutions in conjunction with industry-leading vendors throughout the show floor and in its booth #1367 at Interop Las Vegas 2011 MarketWire

AAON Reports First Quarter Results and 3-for-2 Stock Split
AAON, INC. (NASDAQ: AAON) today announced itsoperating results for the three months ended March 31, 2011 compared toMarch 31, 2010. Sales increased 22% to $59.9 million from $49.3 million,while net income decreased 27% to $3.7 million from $5.1 million. Earningsper diluted share were $0.22, down 26% from $0.30, based upon 16.6 millionand 17.3 million diluted shares outstanding, respectively MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Welcomes Richard Trezza
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced the hiring of Richard Trezza as executive vice president, director of client services at Ogilvy CommonHealth Payer Marketing. MarketWire

Insight Management Reports on Advantages of New Solar Energy Solutions
Insight Management Corp. (OTCQB: ISIM) (PINKSHEETS: ISIM), a growing provider of sustainable solutions including solar and wind energy systems and eco-friendly prefabricated homes, is pleased to report on the advantages its new solar panel technology is expected to provide for homebuilders, homeowners and commercial businesses MarketWire

Evolving Systems Shortlisted for Best Business Solution at Asia Communication Awards
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announced that the Company and its Dynamic SIM Allocation™ (DSA) solution have been shortlisted in the 'Best Business Solution' category at the Asia Communication Awards. MarketWire

CyberShift Executive to Present Mobile Workforce Session at 2011 IHRIM Conference
WHO: Morné Swart, vice president of Product Management, CyberShift, a global provider of workforce management and expense management software and services WHAT: Will be a featured speaker at the 2011 IHRIM Conference MarketWire

Penn West Announces Its Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX: PWT) (NYSE: PWE) ("PENN WEST EXPLORATION") is pleased to announce its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 MarketWire

Spectra Continues to See Steady Growth in First-Quarter 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading natural gas infrastructure company Spectra Energy Corporation (NYSE:SE) (Houston, Texas) reported small but steady overall growth for first-quarter 2011, benefiting from a strong winter performance, favorable natural gas liquids prices, and expansion projects that began operations in the last months of 2010 MarketWire

ACI Study Finds Medicare Bidding Program Will Increase Medical Costs, Amputations, Infections and Other Harms
Increasing medical costs and producing lower quality patient outcomes should not be the goal of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Service (CMS) bidding program. However, the CMS's new bidding program could, in fact, do just that, according to a newly released study by the American Consumer Institute (ACI) MarketWire

TransUnion: Consumer Credit Risk Improves at Best Rate Since 2008
Today TransUnion issued two key quarterly indices on credit risk and the demand for and potential utilization of credit by U.S. consumers. Both indices are a barometer of the credit health of the nation as well as credit activity and risk on regional and state levels. MarketWire

Colombian Sugar Industry to Invest in Diversification, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- Colombia's sugar manufacturing companies are investing in environmentally sustainable projects related to cogeneration, electric power production and ethanol output. Sugar production decreased in 2010 because of heavy rains, prompting the industry to pursue diversified products to improve its viability. MarketWire

Daulton Capital Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Oil, Gas and Liquid Natural Gas Rights to Property in Papua New Guinea
Daulton Capital Corp. (OTCBB: DUCP), has signed a Letter of Intent with South Pacific Connection Limited (SPC) of Papau New Guinea (PNG) to acquire a 64% working interest in the Oil, Gas and Liquid Natural Gas rights of SPC's property in PNG. Details of the property and terms of the agreement will be released in subsequent releases. Daulton expects to close on the agreement within ten (10) days. MarketWire

ActiveState Enters Cloud Market With Stackato, First End-to-End Enterprise Cloud Platform for Dynamic Languages
ActiveState, the dynamic language experts offering solutions for Perl, Python, Tcl and other web languages, has announced today the first end-to-end enterprise cloud platform for dynamic languages applications, initially for Python and Perl MarketWire

Reflect Scientific to Launch New Product Oriented Website
Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCBB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries announced that Web-Op, a highly successful web design and optimization company, has been retained to redesign the Reflect website. MarketWire

MWI Veterinary Supply Announces 2011 Second Quarter Results and Updates Its 2011 Business Outlook
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV) (the"Company") announced financial results today for its second quarter endedMarch 31, 2011. MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor to Present at Jefferies Global Technology Conference
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it is scheduled to present at Jefferies Annual Global Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference, on Wednesday, May 11th at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City. Darin G MarketWire

TexCom, Inc. Earns 1.3 Cents per Share in Record First Quarter
TexCom, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TEXC) ("TexCom" or the "Company"), an environmental services company for the oil and gas industry, today announced net earnings of $834,504 or 1.3 cents per share for the three month period ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Outstanding: 9232, the Only Printer That Commits on Availability Rate, Is Revealed at Interpack
(Interpack 2011 in Dusseldorf - Hall 14 - Booth D29) Markem-Imaje is strengthening its position as a supplier for innovative coding and marking equipment at this year's Interpack exhibit in Dusseldorf, Germany. From the 12th to 18th of May 2011, Markem-Imaje will be presenting its new inkjet printer: 9232 MarketWire

AVEC Raises $750,000 in Frankfurt, Germany Private Placement
AVEC Corporation ("AVEC") (PINKSHEETS: AVEC) (FRANKFURT: BAE1) announced today a private placement of its common stock for $750,000 USD. The offering consists of one share of common stock at $6.00 per share and 1/2 warrant to purchase another share at $8.00 per share within the next two years MarketWire

Digital Creativity: dmexco's New Pre-Day Event UBERCLOUD Unites the International Creative Scene
The dmexco is introducing a completely new special conference format on the topic of digital creativity, which is scheduled for September 20th, 2011, i.e. on the eve of the dmexco: the exclusive Pre-Day-Event "UBERCLOUD - The visible mass of digital creativity" ( MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial and Operational Results
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) today reported financialand operational results for the first quarter of 2011. Highlights includethe following: MarketWire

Stunning Winnetka Home Featured in "Home Alone" Movie Listed for Sale at $2.4 Million
Luxury market homebuyers looking for a piece of cinematic history and refined Georgian charm need look no further than the new-to-market Winnetka home for sale. Featured in the family movie, "Home Alone," this stately home is listed for $2.4 million by Marissa Hopkins, a broker associate with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Chicago. MarketWire

Indomina Partners With Bon Harris' The Shadow Bureau to Debut New Single and Video, Featuring Former Kraftwerk Percussionist Wolfgang Flur
Indomina Media, Inc., the wholly owned operating Division of The Indomina Group encompassing film production and distribution, interactive gaming and music, today announced the premiere of "Axis of Envy," the debut single and music video by The Shadow Bureau featuring vocals by Wolfgang Flür with background vocals by Isabelle Erkendal, of the Swedish vocal duo West End Girls MarketWire

Eloqua Research Shows Misalignment of Marketing & CEO Goals
Eloqua, the leading provider of Revenue Performance Management solutions, today announces new findings that demonstrate a misalignment between the objectives of marketing departments and CEOs. MarketWire

A San Diego Vacation Fit for the Royal Family Awaits at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
Leave your bumbershoots and wellies at home! Board the new non-stop British Airways flight from London to San Diego and prepare for a fun-filled, sun-filled vacation to remember MarketWire

Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports April Sales Results
Costco Wholesale Corporation ("Costco" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: COST) today reported net sales of $6.80 billion for the month of April, the four weeks ended May 1, 2011, an increase of 17 percent from $5.83 billion during the similar period last year. This year's four-week period for April included 27 days of sales compared to 28 last year; Easter fell in the reporting month of March last year MarketWire

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Tektronix Service Solutions to Manage Calibration and Repair at NXP Metrology Laboratories
Tektronix Service Solutions, the world's leading single-source provider of instrument calibration, repair and related services, today announced that NXP has selected Tektronix Service Solutions to provide calibration and repair services for all test and measurement instruments at its production and development sites in the Netherlands MarketWire

Varian X-Ray Products Streamlines Engineering Processes for Flat-Panel Imaging Systems with MKS Integrity
MKS Inc. (MKS) (TSX: MKX) the global application lifecycle management (ALM) technology leader, today announced that Varian Medical Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of medical devices and a premier supplier of X-ray tubes and flat-panel image detectors for X-ray imaging, has selected MKS Integrity™ to streamline Varian's flat-panel engineering processes. MarketWire

Heineken named preferred bidder for two breweries in Ethiopia
Heineken N.V. today announced thatthe government of theFederal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has named the company as thepreferredbidder for the Bedele and Harar breweries. The winning bids for thebrewerieswere US$85 million and US$78 million, respectively. Heineken will now workwiththe government to finalise the transaction MarketWire

Heineken N.V. renews EUR2 billion Revolving Credit Facility
Heineken N.V. announces thesuccessful closing of a newRevolving Credit Facility for an amount of EUR2 billion with a syndicate of17banks. MarketWire

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Novellus Announces Pricing of $600 Million Senior Convertible Notes Due 2041
Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVLS) today announced that it has priced $600 million principal amount of 2.625% senior convertible notes due in May 2041. The notes were offered and sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The sale is expected to close on May 10, 2011 MarketWire

Highlights from Novo Nordisk's Capital Markets Day 2011
At its Capital Markets Day today, Novo Nordisk outlines the aspirations forhowto sustain competitiveness in the global pharmaceutical industry. Company Announcement no 27 2011: This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf ofThomson Reuters clients MarketWire

SBM Offshore Q1 2011 Trading Update Strong Order Intake
Highlights First Quarter 2011 * Turnover of US$ 683 million, 5 % below prior year; * Total order portfolio of US$ 11 MarketWire

Claiming the Middle Ground: Mirrorless Digital Still Camera Revenue to Reach $825 Million in 2015, Says In-Stat
In the world of digital still cameras (DSCs), there were basically two market segments from which to choose, either the expensive digital single lens reflex (DSLR) or the more affordable, not-as-sophisticated compact DSC. However, a middle ground was established two years ago with the introduction of the mirrorless camera MarketWire

ING posts solid increase in underlying net profit to EUR 1,492 million
* ING Group's underlying net profit growth was driven by continued strong performance in the Bank and a significant improvement in Insuranceresults. The Group's 1Q11 net result was EUR 1,381 million, or EUR 0.37 pershare, including divestments and special items. The underlying return onequity improved to 14.7% (Bank 13.7%, Insurance 6.2%) MarketWire

Clear Capital(R) Reports National Double Dip
Clear Capital ( today released its monthly Home Data Index™ (HDI) Market Report, and reports prices have double dipped nationally 0.7 percent below prior lows experienced in March 2009. This month's HDI Market Report provides the most current (through April 2011), and relevant analysis of how local markets performed compared to the national trend in home prices. MarketWire's Life, Accident and Health Insurance Pre-License Exam Prep Course Now Available in Idaho and Indiana™, a service of WebCE®, recently released six new Web-based Life, Accident and Health insurance pre-license exam prep courses in Idaho and Indiana. The new courses are designed to help students pass each state's Department of Insurance Life, Accident and Health insurance license exams. MarketWire

Merlin Awarded Contract From the Department of Veterans Affairs for Trusted Internet Connection Gateway (TIC)
Merlin International (, the leading IT solutions provider to the U.S. Federal Government, today announced that the U.S MarketWire

AVI BioPharma Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII) MarketWire

Altair Nanotechnologies Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (Altairnano) (NASDAQ: ALTI), a provider of advanced lithium-ion battery technologies and systems,today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31,2011. MarketWire

Biosimilar Market to Reach $3.7 Billion by 2015 has announced the addition of Datamonitor's new report "Pharmaceutical Key Trends 2011 - Biosimilar Market Overview," to their collection of Pharmaceuticals market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

LJ International Inc. and Enzo Jewelry, Inc. Complete Closing of US$41 Million Offering of Preferred Shares of Enzo
LJ International Inc. ("LJI") (NASDAQ: JADE) today announced the closing of a private placement, previously announced on April 14, 2011, for Enzo Jewelry, Inc. The placement was made by a consortium of institutional investors. Under the terms of the agreement, an investment of US$41.38 million was made. For additional terms of the deal, please refer to the Form 6-K filed on April 21, 2011. MarketWire

Elephant Talk Announces Shareholder Update Conference Call
Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) (the "Company") (, an international provider of business software and services to the telecommunications and financial services industries, announced that it will host a Shareholder Update conference call on May 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

Plex Systems Offers Online Demos for Precision Metalformers, General Manufacturers
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced live demonstrations of Plex Online's comprehensive ERP solution for General Manufacturers on Thursday, May 12, 2011 from 1 - 2 p.m. EDT and for Precision Metalformers on Thursday, May 26, 2011 from 1 - 2 p.m. EDT. MarketWire

Enablon to Host Webinar Featuring Independent Research Firm on the Business Value of Integrated Governance, Risk & Compliance Management
Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability, Governance, Risk and Compliance Management software solutions will host a webinar featuring Forrester Research Inc., an independent research firm, on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. EDT to discuss the 'Business Value of Integrated Governance, Risk & Compliance Management MarketWire

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) Reports Higher Sales and Earnings for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2011
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today reportedhigher earnings on higher sales for the quarter ended March 31, 2011.Sales for the second fiscal quarter increased 26 percent to $334.0 millioncompared to $264.5 million last year, and net income attributable to Cubicshareholders increased by 15 percent to $19.9 million or 75 cents per sharethis year from $17 MarketWire

Pennichuck Corporation Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
Pennichuck Corporation (NASDAQ: PNNW) todayannounced a net loss for its first quarter ended March 31, 2011 of$(36,000), or $(0.01) per share (diluted), on revenues of $7.9 million.Eminent domain and merger-related costs incurred in connection with theCompany's November, 2010 agreement to be acquired by the city of Nashua,New Hampshire, totaled $406,000 for the quarter MarketWire

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