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Rude employee behaviour makes customers take business elsewhere
A study has found that consumers do not report insensitive, disrespectful or rude behaviour by workers, preferring instead to just take their business elsewhere. ANI

How advertisers seduce, not persuade consumers to buy products
Researchers at UCLA and George Washington University have shown that different types of advertisements evoke different levels of brain activity, depending on whether they use elements of logical persuasion or non-rational influence. ANI

Lakeland Resources (TSXV:LK) Discovers New, High-Grade Gold Occurrence on its 100% Owned Midas Property in Ontario - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, September 21, 2011 - Lakeland Resources (TSXV:LK) reports the discovery of a new, high-grade gold occurrence on its 100% owned Midas Property. has produced a ""video news alert"" based on the news release.  If this link is not enabled, please visit and enter ""Lakeland"" in the search box ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Launches "ARROWS" Brand for Smartphones and Tablet PCs
Fujitsu is rolling out its new ARROWS brand for smartphones and tablet PCs made available from October 2011.About the ARROWS brandThe ARROWS brand is emblematic of the sense of speed, spirit of innovation and performance power of Fujitsu smartphones and tablet PCs. These are the qualities required to demonstrate Fujitsu's consistent leadership in future smartphone and tablet PC markets ACN Newswire

Report on Power Saving Initiatives of the Fujitsu Group
The Fujitsu Group today announced that it had succeeded in reducing year-on-year power consumption by 20% to 41%, depending on business site, in areas serviced by Tokyo Electric Power Company and Tohoku Electric Power. This marks a substantial increase over the 15% cuts directed by the Japanese government for the July to September 2011 period ACN Newswire

Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) to Postpone Transfer of Automotive Air-Conditioner Heat Exchanger Business
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to postpone the transfer of its automotive air-conditioner heat exchanger business to Keihin Corporation (Keihin) from the originally scheduled date of October 1, 2011 to January 1, 2012 ACN Newswire

AboveNet Teams Up with Amazon Web Services to Provide High Performance Access to Cloud Platform
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., September 21, 2011 - AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE:ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced it has signed an agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to become an AWS Direct Connect Solution Provider to help provide high performance access to the AWS cloud platform ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Predicts Nobel Laureates
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Corporate Boards Vulnerable to Hacking and Information Theft, Says Thomson Retuers Survey
Board member information is a ""weak link"" in chain of information securityLONDON, UK, September 21, 2011 - Most major corporations surveyed have significant security gaps that leave sensitive board-level information open to information theft and hacking ACN Newswire Intel Invests $ 10 Million to Insyde to Develop Android
According to the recent research of, in recent years, Intel has been making a lot of investment in order to develop. This time, the IT giant Intel chose Insyde, which is a company that designs software professionally. Intel invested$10 million to the Insyde Company for the related research of Android system. (http://www.chinabagsnet ACN Newswire

Spikes Asia Announces 2011 Winners
The Spikes Asia Advertising Festival, the regional awards and festival for creative excellence in advertising and communications, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 awards who were announced and honoured at the Awards Ceremony taking place in Singapore last night.Eight juries have been working in Singapore to choose 271 worthy winners from an initial 3647 entries ACN Newswire

A*STAR SIMTech Launches Comprehensive Microfluidics Foundry for the Worldwide Microfluidic Community
The Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), a research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), launched the SIMTech Microfluidics Foundry (SMF) today ACN Newswire

Showa Denko KK (SDK) Publishes "CSR Report 2011"
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has published a report detailing its wide-ranging activities based on the principles of corporate social responsibility (CSR). While posting a PDF-based full report on its website (, SDK printed a special edition explaining its efforts to contribute to restoration from the Great East Japan Earthquake ACN Newswire

The Russell Greater China Growth Index Reflected (-15.8%) Loss QTD Through September 20
The Russell Greater China Growth Index reflected a (-15.8%) loss quarter-to-date through September 20, 2011. Month-to-date, the Russell Greater China Growth Index has suffered a (-7.9%) loss, signaling a decline from the relatively flat returns of the first quarter (-0.01%) and second quarter (-1.3%) of 2011. MarketWire

Lincoln Property Company Acquires Two Valley Industrial Properties Totaling 437,250 SF
The Desert West Regional office of Lincoln Property Company, a full-service real estate firm providing property management, receivership services, leasing, development and construction management, announced that has acquired two industrial buildings in Phoenix. MarketWire

Fisher Investments Attending BYU Career Fair
Corporate recruiters from Fisher Investments will travel to Brigham Young University (BYU) on September 28 to attend the next BYU Career Fair. This is the second stop for Fisher Investments during this campus recruiting season, with plans to attend other schools into Spring of 2012. MarketWire

Hospital Strength Index(TM) Launched to Address Demands of the New Healthcare; Inaugural List of HealthStrong(TM) Top 100 Hospitals Named
The first hospital ratings system to address the new challenges required by healthcare reform that includes all U.S. acute care hospitals and traditionally unrated rural and critical access hospitals was launched today by iVantage Health Analytics, a newly formed healthcare business intelligence and technology company. MarketWire

OnLive On-Demand Cloud Gaming Launches in UK Today
OnLive, the pioneer of cloud gaming, launches its breakthrough on-demand video game service today at the 2011 Eurogamer Expo in London, bringing amazing new gameplay experiences to the UK. Gamers across the UK can sign up for free at MarketWire

Pericom Semiconductor Announces Revised First Quarter Guidance
Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEM), a worldwide supplier of high-speed integrated circuits and frequency control products, today revised guidance for the first quarter of fiscal 2012 ending October 1, 2011. MarketWire

PSCA Confirms New Board of Directors Members
The Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA) elected new members to their Board of Directors today at its 64th Annual National Conference in Las Vegas. Elected to the Board of Directors were: MarketWire

PSCA Announces the 2011 Signature Awards Winners
The Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA) announced the winners of its annual Signature Awards today during a special presentation at its 64th Annual National Conference at The Mirage in Las Vegas. MarketWire

Gym Class Heroes Set to Release "THE PAPERCUT CHRONICLES II"; Eagerly Awaited New Album Highlighted by "Stereo Hearts (Feat. Adam Levine)"; Single Currently a Top 10 Crossover Smash, With Total Sales Exceeding 1 Million; Video #1 on VH1's "Top 20 Countdown"; Co-Headline Trek With The Dirty Heads Get
Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen recording group Gym Class Heroes has announced a new release date for their hugely anticipated new album, "THE PAPERCUT CHRONICLES II." The album -- which includes the top 10 smash, "Stereo Hearts (Feat. Adam Levine)" -- will arrive in stores and at all digital retailers on November 15th. New songs from the album will be revealed online shortly. MarketWire

Email Sending Leader DRH and Their GreenArrow Software Continue to Prove Their Superiority
"Creating a complete email sending software is as important as never forgetting that customer service is just as, if not more important," states DRH founder David Harris. GreenArrow is leading the way in an industry plagued with high prices, poor service, and incomplete solutions. MarketWire

CORRECTION: The Meadows Racetrack & Casino First Property in Pennsylvania to Deploy Tangam Table Games Yield Management (TYM)
The following corrects and replaces the release sent at 3:40pm EST on September 21st, 2011. The link at the end of the paragraph with the heading - "IS TYM RIGHT FOR MY PROPERTY? Risk-free data analysis offer", should read: instead of MarketWire

Holy Family Medical Center and Avon Extend "Wednesdays are for Women" Campaign
Every Wednesday in September and October, women will have a spa experience when they arrive for their mammogram at Holy Family Medical Center's Women's Imaging Center (WIC). MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality, Inc. Nasdaq Notice Pursuant to Common Stock
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 101 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it received a notification letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market stating that for the previous 30 consecutive business days, the bid price of the Company's common stock closed below the minimum $1 MarketWire

Computer Vision Systems Laboratories Corp. Enters Into an Agreement With a Leading Guidewire Fabrication Company to Construct a Working Prototype of Our Patented Maneuverable Guidewire
Computer Vision Systems Laboratories Corp. (OTCBB: CVSL), announced today that it has entered into an agreement with a leading guidewire fabrication company to construct a working prototype of our patented device MarketWire

WesternU Visiting Professor Lecture
Western University of Health Sciences will present a special guest lecture on Oct. 11, 2011, "Diabetes and its Complications: From Genes to Disease," by visiting professor Adrian V. Vella, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. MarketWire

Lean Six Sigma Pledge Gains Michelle Bachmann's Signature
Current member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Michelle Bachmann, became the seventh 2012 presidential candidate to sign the Strong America Now Plan MarketWire

Bay Equity Announces New Addition to Its Team of Retail Branches -- TriStar Home Loans in Valencia, California
Bay Equity Home Loans, one of the San Francisco area's most respected and successful mortgage lending institutions, announced that TriStar Home Loans has joined its team of retail branches. MarketWire

Quaterra Announces Appointment of Vice President and General Manager at Subsidiary SPS's Yerington Copper Project
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced the appointment of a Vice President and General Manager at the Yerington project which is being explored for copper by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Singatse Peak Services LLC (SPS), in the Yerington Mining District, Lyon County, Nevada. MarketWire

Quidel Receives CE Mark for Its Molecular Diagnostic Test for Human Metapneumovirus (hMPV)
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions and cell-based virology assays, announced today that it has received the CE Mark for the Quidel® Molecular hMPV Real-Time RT-PCR Assay. This assay is Quidel's second molecular diagnostic test to receive authorization to market in Europe MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Taleo to Sponsor 30th 'Mount Diablo Challenge' Bike Ride in Danville
Taleo (NASDAQ: TLEO) MarketWire

Zacuto Releases Final Episode of 'bts' Web Series
Last week Zacuto released the third and final episode of bts, a web series following the making of a documentary about the first national Rwandan cycling team. The full length documentary film, Rising from Ashes, is scheduled to be released on the film festival circuit in early January of 2012. MarketWire's Travel-Intel Reaches More Than 100,000 Travel Agents With Updates on DOT's New Airline Passenger Policies's Travel-Intel published this week with the latest tips and tricks for working with the Department of Transportation's new policies in travel that go into effect in January 2012. As written by content director Lark Ellen Gould, the new policies protect consumers against bait and switch tactics when it comes to airline ticket fees and pricing MarketWire

The Meadows Racetrack & Casino First Property in Pennsylvania to Deploy Tangam Table Games Yield Management (TYM)
Tangam Systems today announced that The Meadows Racetrack & Casino has become the first Pennsylvanian casino to deploy Tangam's award-winning Table Games Yield Management (TYM) system following a successful six-month trial. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties to Release Third Quarter Results October 27
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) today announced that it will release results for the third quarter of 2011 on Thursday, October 27, after the market closes. MarketWire

Desperate Alternatives Are Sought as Florida Bed Bug Population Continues to Rise
Over the last ten years Florida bed bugs have experienced a population explosion. Experts cite the rise of targeted pest treatments combined with a lack of knowledge concerning bed bugs as the cause for this dramatic increase. With infestations quickly spreading, many people are experimenting with drastic extermination alternatives. MarketWire

TECHudson, a New Business Incubator, Launches Website
The Technology Entrepreneurial Center of Hudson (TECHudson) has launched its new website ( This new business incubator, located at 591 Boston Mills Rd., Suite 300, in Hudson, was created to promote and grow the entrepreneurial community locally and across Northeast Ohio, encouraging economic collaboration and potential job growth. MarketWire

HCL Technologies Opens Its Collaborative Engineering Hub in Redmond, WA to Significantly Expand Its North American Operations
HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services company, announced the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art Global Delivery Center with significant focus on engineering in Redmond, Washington. The initial investment of $4 million will create more than 400 jobs in the Seattle area over the next two years MarketWire

CalAmp Awarded US Patent # 8,001,174 B2
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, has been awarded United States Patent # 8,001,174 B2 for techniques related to managing efficient and reliable data exchanges between a central processor and independent on board or remote mobile processors. The invention originated from R&D activities within CalAmp's Wireless Networks business. MarketWire

Business Leaders Gather for British Innovation Gateway Brainstorm
Today Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) called together some of the most creative and talented technology and digital professionals to meet for an interactive brainstorming at London's Tech City to discuss the British Innovation Gateway (BIG), a campaign intended to accelerate a new wave of entrepreneurial tech culture in the UK. MarketWire

Pythian Makes Deployment of New Oracle Database Appliance Even Easier With Fixed-Price Offering
The Pythian Group, Inc., a leading provider of remote database and applications infrastructure services and a Platinum member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), has added the new Oracle Database Appliance to its fixed-price database migration and support offering after testing the product during the beta program. MarketWire

Unimax Eliminates the Cost of Telecom Provisioning With New Automated On and Off-Boarding Solutions
Unimax Systems Corporation®, a leading provider of telecom self-service and automated administration software, today announced technology for automating an enterprise's single or multi-vendor telecom on and off-boarding process. MarketWire

Roland DG Celebrates 30th Anniversary With the ROLAND CREATIVE AWARDS
To celebrate the company's worldwide 30th anniversary, Roland customers everywhere are invited to enter the company's first ever global design contest. MarketWire

PivotLink Unveils Mobile Business Intelligence Solution on iPad, Android and PlayBook
PivotLink 2011 User Group Conference PivotLink, the leading provider of business intelligence (BI) solutions delivered via Software as a Service (SaaS), today announced the immediate availability of PivotLink 5, the latest release of its market-leading SaaS BI platform MarketWire

Spectra Tech Launches as Premier Provider of Customized Facility Solutions and Support for Federal Agencies
Spectra Tech, LLC, a provider of Facility Services and Solutions for the federal government, today announced the company's launch as part of a joint venture with Bering Straits Native Corporation MarketWire

Coveo to Host Exclusive Roundtable and Reception With Senior Executives and Top CRM Editor to Unveil a New Technology That Significantly Improves Customer Service Operations
WHY: With expanding customer interaction channels, rising customer expectations, and an explosion of both the amount and complexity of data, B2B customer support organizations struggle to provide a world-class customer experience MarketWire

Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Is Proud to Announce the Promotion of Peggy Heimann to Regional Director of Operations
Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI) -- a publicly registered non-traded REIT targeting the self-storage market -- has promoted Peggy Heimann from district manager to regional director of operations where she is responsible for the area of Chicago to Kentucky, the Northeast and the Mid-Atlantic. MarketWire

R.E.M. 'Call It a Day'
Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Michael Stipe announced today, "As lifelong friends and co-conspirators, we have decided to call it a day as a band." MarketWire

Schawk, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Brandimage - Desgrippes & Laga
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 that it entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Lipson Associates, Inc. and Laga, Inc., which does business as Brandimage - Desgrippes & Laga, or "Brandimage." MarketWire

Bruce Ramer Re-Elected Board Chair and Patricia Cahill Elected Vice Chair of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
The board of directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has re-elected Bruce Ramer to serve as chairman and elected Patricia Cahill to serve as vice-chairman. These are each one-year terms. MarketWire

Simba Technologies to Speak on Enterprise Business Intelligence and Excel's Role in Analytics at Oracle OpenWorld 2011
Simba Technologies Inc., the pioneer and industry expert in standards-based data connectivity technologies and analytics solutions, announced today that it will present two sessions at Oracle OpenWorld 2011 in San Francisco. MarketWire

4Q Suite Wins Google Analytics Partner Summit Competition
iPerceptions Inc. (TSX-V: IPE), a leading provider of web-focused Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics based on actual visitor feedback, today announced that 4Q Suite won the Google Analytics™ Partner Summit third-party application competition. With its advanced Google Analytics integration capabilities and user-friendly platform, 4Q Suite was selected from a group of ten finalists. MarketWire

Global 8 Technology Partner Wheatware USA Signs Contract to Deliver Millions of Pieces of Biodegradable Flatware
Wheatware USA, Inc., a key Global 8 Environmental Technologies (PINKSHEETS: GBLE) portfolio partner in the BioOrganics arena, has signed a contract with a large US disposable cutlery distributor to provide tens of millions of pieces per month of flatware made with Wheatware's proprietary wheat-based biodegradable bioresin. MarketWire

Redi-Data Welcomes New Vice President and General Manager
Redi-Data, Inc., a leading provider of consumer, business and healthcare professional data and physician email lists, has appointed Dori Bruno as the new Vice President and General Manager. MarketWire

Media Advisory: WMBAA Announces Congressman K. Michael Conaway Will Speak at SEFCON II Monday, October 3, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Grand Central Station, New York, NY
The Wholesale Markets Brokers' Association, Americas (WMBAA) ( announced today that Congressman K. Michael Conaway, Chairman of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, will participate as a guest speaker at the Second Annual Swap Execution Facility Conference, referred to as "SEFCON II." MarketWire

Most Wealthy U.S. Shoppers Plan to Keep on Spending on Luxury
The new "State of the Luxury Industry According to U.S. Consumers 2009-2011" survey from the independent and objective New York City-based Luxury Institute reveals that two-thirds of U.S. households earning at least $150,000 per year do not plan to trim spending on luxury purchases in coming months, a three year-high for optimism. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Implico for Outstanding Downstream Distribution Automation Solutions to Clients in the Oil & Gas Industry
Based on its recent analysis of the oil & gas downstream distribution automation solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Implico with the 2011 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Enhancement MarketWire

Barona Tribe Helps Enhance Learning and Technology at Christ the Cornerstone Lutheran Academy
Christ the Cornerstone Lutheran Academy's staff and students received a $5,000 education grant today from the Barona Band of Mission Indians. Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher and Principal Lark Mayeski were in attendance to receive the grant on behalf of the school from Chairman Edwin "Thorpe" Romero of the Barona Band of Mission Indians. MarketWire

25% of Android Users Have Opted-In to Mobile Signup Ads via Pontiflex AppLeads
Pontiflex, Inc., the industry's leading mobile and online signup ad platform today announced that more than 25 percent of all Android users in the United States have opted-in to a mobile signup ad via Pontiflex AppLeads. The milestone is proof of the rapid adoption of signup ads in the mobile advertising marketplace for Android. MarketWire

Rio Seco Elementary School Awarded $5,000 Education Grant From Barona Tribe to Buy Books and Enhance Technology
Staff and students at Rio Seco Elementary School received a $5,000 education grant today from the Barona Band of Mission Indians. Senator Joel Anderson and Principal Lisa McColl accompanied staff, students, faculty and administration of Rio Seco Elementary to accept the grant presented by Chairman Edwin "Thorpe" Romero of the Barona Band of Mission Indians. MarketWire

Carl Vonderau Joins First Foundation Bank
Carl Vonderau has joined First Foundation Bank ("FFB") as a Vice President, Private Banker. FFB is wholly owned subsidiary of First Foundation Inc. ("First Foundation"), a financial firm since 1990 that provides integrated investment management, wealth planning, consulting, trust and banking services. Vonderau has over thirty years of experience, most recently with San Diego Private Bank. MarketWire

Electric Moto Corporation Re-Affirmed on Current Information Tier of
Electric Moto Corporation (PINKSHEETS: EMOT) announced today that it had been re-affirmed as a Current Tier Information and Disclosure provider by the OTC Pink Marketplace. MarketWire

Office Buildings, Bank Branches and Other Foreclosed Real Estate in California and Nevada to Sell in FDIC Auction
Office buildings in the Las Vegas area and northern California will be among more than 40 properties selling Wednesday, Oct. 12, in an FDIC auction of foreclosed real estate. Other properties will include commercial land, residential land and single-family lots. MarketWire

Peoplefluent Expert to Present Latest Technologies for Managing Compliance & Diversity Reporting During CUPA-HR's Annual Conference & Expo

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces Approval of Merger Agreement by Shareholders of Crude Carriers Corp.
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) ("CPLP") today announces that, at a special meeting of the shareholders of Crude Carriers Corp. ("Crude") held yesterday in Piraeus, Greece, the shareholders of Crude have approved the proposal to adopt the merger agreement dated May 5, 2011 providing for the acquisition of Crude by CPLP in a unit-for-share transaction MarketWire

PayChest Completes Payment on Judgment Settlement
PayChest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on addressing judgments filed against the Company in Arizona. With the announcement of September 15th confirming continued funding, the Company is providing this update before beginning commercial production of Flushaway® MarketWire

Intesa Sanpaolo Goes Live With EastNets Solution to Enhance Its Global Watchlist Filtering Operations
EastNets, a leading provider of global compliance and payment solutions and services, announced today that Intesa Sanpaolo is now live with its en.SafeWatch Filtering solution to meet regulatory requirements and improve anti-money laundering (AML) and counter terrorist financing (CTF) controls. MarketWire

American Business Media and the Custom Content Council Form Strategic Alliance
American Business Media (ABM) and the Custom Content Council (CCC) today entered into an agreement in which the two organizations will form a strategic alliance to share expertise and to cooperate on content and events to benefit their respective memberships MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Ownership Expands Travel Options With Addition of 15th Timeshare Resort in Hawaii
Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO), the world's largest vacation ownership company and a member of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), today announced it has completed renovations on its 15th resort in Hawaii - Wyndham Vacation Resorts Royal Garden at Waikiki. MarketWire

AdReady's Digital Display Platform Helps Agencies Deliver Deep Benefits to Small Budget Clients
Adstrategies, Avala, Clearsearch media and d.b.a. Media Group are among the latest advertising agencies that have seen significantly improved results by using AdReady's industry leading digital display software to power their clients' campaigns. MarketWire

Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) Providing Statistical Reports to Its Association Partners
Following the successful launch of The Thing, an interactive market analysis tool created by 10K Research and Marketing, Midwest Real Estate Data LLC (MRED) announced today it is providing MRED's Realtor® Association partners with branded statistical reports for distribution to association members and consumers. All will be brandable at the Realtor® Association or Board level. MarketWire

Tri-Valley Kwik Dry Revolutionizes Livermore Carpet Cleaning
Kwik Dry International, a world-renowned carpet cleaning company, has announced the opening of a new dealership, Tri-Valley Kwik Dry. Previously, customers in the Tri-Valley area were given few options when confronted with stubborn stains and spills MarketWire

Magnolia Solar Summarizes Program Results at NASA SPRAT Conference
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar") announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Magnolia Solar, Inc., has updated the scientific community on its progress to develop high-efficiency, thin-film solar cells as part of a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Dr. Roger E MarketWire

General Practitioners: PBS Deferred Listings Will Hurt Treatment Quality
Australian general practitioners (GPs) believe that the government's deferral of listing new medicines on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) will hurt the quality of treatment that patients receive, according to research conducted by Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company MarketWire

Tagged Acquires Social Game Discovery Company WeGame
Tagged, the social network for meeting new people, today announced the acquisition of WeGame, a San Francisco based game discovery startup. MarketWire

Oracle Announces the Immediate Availability of the Oracle Database Appliance
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

DigitalTown and 3D Sports Tech With the NIAAA Are Set to Launch the Nation's First Intranet for High School Football
DigitalTown, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DGTW) (OTCQB: DGTW) with 3D Sports Tech are set to launch the first custom communication tool for football teams on DigitalTown's 15,619 football team spirit websites MarketWire

Omnigon Communications and Comedy Central Bring Innovative Second Screen Experience to Charlie Sheen Roast
Comedy Central and Omnigon Communications announced the launch of a unique social media experiment centered on Monday night's broadcast of the Charlie Sheen Roast. The "Sheen Roast" environment combines broadcast streaming with both passive and active social media visualization and commentary. MarketWire

Case Donates Skid Steer Loader to Chicago Children's Museum
Case Construction Equipment today donated a specially modified skid steer loader to Chicago Children's Museum at Navy Pier. Museum officials accepted the donation during a ceremony at the Skyline Exhibit. MarketWire

InternetArray Announces Expansion
Noobis, Inc., an InternetArray, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: INAR) holding, announced a broad expansion of its business through partnerships that include one gaming and three social media entertainment products, all currently in beta testing. Testing is expected to be completed on schedule to facilitate a fourth quarter launch. MarketWire

Clean Air America Introduces Smart Collector -- Generates Crystal Clean Air Even in Heavy Production Environments
Clean Air America, Inc., innovator in air filtration products that protect workers and the environment, introduces the Clean Air Smart Collector™, a next-generation, variable-sized collector of weld smoke, grinding particulate, laser and plasma cutting dust, and more found in industrial environments MarketWire

Fish & Richardson Has 28 Attorneys Selected for 2012 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America
Fish & Richardson announced today that 28 of its attorneys -- 15 percent of the firm's principals -- have been named in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The Best Lawyers guide is based on a peer-review survey in which tens of thousands of leading attorneys throughout the country confidentially cast their votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties MarketWire

BlackBerry Partners Fund Announces BlackBerry Developer Challenge "WebWorks" Winners
BlackBerry Partners Fund™ today announced the winners of the "WebWorks" competition in the fourth annual BlackBerry Partners Fund Developer Challenge. Winners of the most innovative BlackBerry® WebWorks™ app for the BlackBerry PlayBook™ tablet and BlackBerry® smartphones (based on the BlackBerry® OS 6.0 or higher) were selected on a regional basis MarketWire

The Rothman Institute Selects the SRS Certified EHR for Its 100 Providers and 14 Office Locations
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that the Rothman Institute, a preeminent provider of orthopaedic care, has selected the SRS certified EHR for its 100 providers across 14 office locations throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. MarketWire

OverDrive and Amazon Launch Kindle(R) Compatibility With Library eBooks
In a move highly anticipated since its initial announcement in April, public libraries and schools in the U.S. can now lend eBooks for the Amazon® Kindle. OverDrive ( announced today that it has begun adding Kindle compatibility to all of the U.S. public and school libraries in its network and expects to have all sites updated within days MarketWire

Transparency Labs(TM) Previews Solution to Uncover What's Hiding in Your Fine Print
FinovateFall -- Transparency Labs™ today launched the nation's first and only solution to help consumers translate the fine print of financial documents into clear content that can be understood at a ninth-grade reading level. Less than one in 10,000 Americans reads the fine print included in financial documents, and fewer actually understand it MarketWire

E-Debit Global Corporation Commences Review of the Mobile Payments Marketplace
E-Debit Global Corporation (OTCBB: WSHE) - MarketWire

Con-way Freight Announces Enhanced Smart Phone Application for Online Shipping Services
Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced the launch of its newly enhanced Con-way Freight Tools app for web-registered users MarketWire

HFTP Announces EHTEC@HOSPACE to Be Held in London November 25
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) announced today that it is partnering its popular European Hospitality Technology Educational Conference (EHTEC) with the Hospitality Professionals Association Conference & Exposition (HOSPACE) MarketWire

Amarantus BioSciences Retains Danny Lee for Corporate Development
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. (OTCBB: AMBS), a biotechnology company developing MANF, a first-in-class, disease-modifying therapeutic protein that addresses an underlying form of cell death known as apoptosis, today announced that it has retained the services of Danny Lee for Corporate Development. MarketWire

Tribal Fusion Signs Real-Time Data Integration Deal With BlueKai
Tribal Fusion, the global online display advertising provider, and BlueKai, the world's only complete platform for data management, analysis and acquisition, have struck a new deal to more deeply integrate BlueKai Exchange data for audience insights and online media buying through Tribal Fusion. MarketWire

Efficient Energy America Announces Availability of New Green Technology to Colorado Restaurants
Efficient Energy America (E2America), a leading supplier of building optimization technology, announced today that the company has expanded its operations to Colorado, with a primary focus on improving energy efficiency in restaurants. Already installed in McDonalds, Bojangles, Taco Bell and Golden Corral franchises across the U.S MarketWire

Cincom to Demonstrate Latest Content Management Solution at Gartner Portals, Content and Collaboration Summit
Cincom Systems will demonstrate the latest release of Cincom ECM at the Gartner Portals, Content and Collaboration Summit on September 21-22 in London. MarketWire

Allezoe Medical Holdings (ALZM) To Acquire HPV Treatment Alternative
Allezoe Medical Holdings, Inc MarketWire

"Explosion of Data" Helps Decision Sciences Firm Mu Sigma Make Inc. 500 List for Second Consecutive Year
Mu Sigma (, the world's largest pure-play decision sciences company, announced today that once again it has been named to the Inc. 500 list of America's fastest growing private companies MarketWire

SNW Fall 2011 to Feature Tech Visionary Geoffrey Moore, Top IT Executives From NASA, JetBlue Airways, The Boeing Co., Winn-Dixie
Technology visionary Geoffrey Moore and some of today's top CIOs and CTOs will join the IT community in "Transforming the Information Infrastructure" at SNW Fall 2011, the world's largest conference focused on IT infrastructure, data centers and storage MarketWire

HP and Asus Reset Price Expectations for Tablets
The HP TouchPad's new low price is just right, according to the new SocialNuggets Tablet Index for August. In fact, the price reduction was so well received by consumers that intent to purchase for this tablet jumped to the number two position despite being a discontinued product MarketWire

Maxwell Systems Releases Estimation 9.3 Construction Estimating Software
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of complete construction business management software solutions, today released version 9.3 of Maxwell Systems™ Estimation®, the company's advanced takeoff and estimating software designed specifically to address the needs of electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and HVAC contractors. Estimation 9 MarketWire

August Existing-Home Sales Rise Despite Headwinds, Up Strongly From a Year Ago
Existing-home sales increased in August, even with ongoing tight credit and appraisal problems, along with regional disruptions created by Hurricane Irene, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Monthly gains were seen in all regions. MarketWire

IDG Enterprise and IDG SMS Launch Community Works, a Unique Social Media Program Providing Content, Community and Measured Social Media Impact

VMware Veteran Howie Xu Joins Rapidly Expanding Big Switch Networks as VP of Engineering
Big Switch Networks, an OpenFlow company bringing the benefits of virtualization and cloud architecture to enterprise networks, today announced that Howie Xu has joined the company to lead the R&D organization. MarketWire

Tradavo Named to Inc. Magazine's List of America's 500 Fastest-Growing Private Companies
Inc. magazine ranked TRADAVO No. 191 on its 30th Annual Inc. 500 List, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies MarketWire

Kat Exploration Secures Capital Financing
Kat Exploration Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KATX) MarketWire

Cassidian Communications to Sponsor Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference
The SMILE Conference today announced that Cassidian Communications, an EADS North America company and an emergency communications leader, is a gold sponsor of the fourth Conference. The Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference will focus on the use of social media for public order, social activism, and the interaction of old media with new media MarketWire

Market Leader Hosts an Investor Briefing Today on Its Acquisition
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR), a leader in online marketing and technology solutions for real estate professionals, today announced a conference call and live Webcast to discuss the acquisition of assets on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern / 10:00 a.m. Pacific time. To listen to the live conference call, please dial (719) 785-1764 MarketWire

Media Alert: BlogHer's Co-Founder and C.O.O. Named One of the Alliance for Women in Media's "60 Most Inspiring Women in Media Today"
BlogHer, Inc. (, the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, today announced its Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer, Elisa Camahort Page, was just named one of The Alliance for Women in Media's 60 most inspiring women in media today, or the "Sixty@60." MarketWire

Stanbridge College Nursing Students Donated 200+ Books for CHOC Children's Hospital
Stanbridge College nursing students organized and gathered over 200 children's picture books to benefit the children of CHOC Children's Hospital of Orange County. Within a few months of graduating, the nursing students wanted to donate to CHOC Children's based on their previous clinical work and lessons in pediatrics and their interest in community service MarketWire

ViridiSTOR Delivers Conference and Exhibitor Materials for CleanTech OC Event With Green Box Solution
ViridiSTOR® LLC's Green Box™ Solution was used to deliver the conference and presentation materials to the nearly 500 attendees at this year's CleanTech OC event through their patented solution MarketWire

VCE Chairman Michael Capellas Outlines Cloud Computing Opportunities in Congressional Hearing
VCE Chairman Michael Capellas appeared before the U.S. House of Representatives' Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation today to outline cloud computing opportunities and challenges within the U.S. federal government, domestic public and commercial sectors, and international markets MarketWire Taps Start-Up Veteran Tim Clarke as Vice President of Marketing, Inc., the developer of -- the leading Facebook Ad Testing and Management Platform -- named Tim Clarke, Vice President of Marketing. Clarke previously served in a similar role at RockYou, a social gaming company. Prior to RockYou, he drove business development within The Omnicom Group across a number of marketing disciplines. MarketWire

Chatterfly Announces New Version of Its Digital Loyalty App and Exclusive Partnership With San Mateo's Chamber of Commerce
Chatterfly, leader in the digital loyalty space, today announced an exclusive partnership with the San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce to create a neighborhood rewards program for all of its 1,000 members MarketWire

Delphi Earns J.D. Power and Associates Award for Vehicle Multimedia Quality
Delphi Automotive was recently recognized with a prestigious J.D. Power and Associates award for high quality multimedia system performance. Ranking highest in the AM/FM/Single CD Player/Satellite Radio segment of the 2011 U.S. Multimedia Quality and Satisfaction Study with an overall score of 3 MarketWire

Aberdeen Group Publishes Enterprise Applications and Global Supply Management Research Reports
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Enterprise Applications and Global Supply Management research practices. MarketWire

Aberdeen Group Publishes Enterprise Apps, Sales Effectiveness, HCM, IT Security, and BI Research
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the publication of new research reports from its Enterprise Applications, Sales Effectiveness, Human Capital Management, IT Security, and Business Intelligence research practices. MarketWire Offers Consumer Specialty Lists for New Demographics™ (, a leading provider of integrated direct marketing solutions, announced today that its mailing list service recently created several new specialty lists using its patented GeoSelector™ technology. is now offering unique lists targeting AARP seniors, households that buy American-made products and military families MarketWire

Wealth Drills Additional High-Grade Rare Earth Element Mineralization at Rodeo de los Molles Project, Argentina
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the "Company" or "Wealth") - (TSX VENTURE: WML)(OTCQX: WMLLF)(FRANKFURT: EJZ), announces results from an additional four diamond drill holes completed at its Rodeo de los Molles ("Rodeo") Rare Earth Element ("REE") Project in San Luis Province, Argentina. MarketWire

Easton Pharmaceuticals Announces Receiving Two Financing Proposals
Easton Pharmaceuticals, (OTC: EAPH) a specialty pharmaceutical company that designs, develops, and markets a premium array of topically-delivered therapeutic healthcare products announced it has received and entered into discussions for two financing proposals from 2 private investment firms and accredited investors. MarketWire

MindTree Unveils SecureMind Surveillance Manager on Iomega(R) StorCenter(TM) Network Storage Device
ASIS 2011: MindTree Limited (NSE: MINDTREE), a global IT and Product Engineering Services Company, today announced the availability of its SecureMind Surveillance Manager application on Iomega® StorCenter™ network storage devices MarketWire

MEDecision Named One of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for Third Consecutive Year
MEDecision, Inc., the leading provider of collaborative health management solutions, has once again been named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in PA by the Central Penn Business Journal. This marks the third consecutive year that the company has earned this recognition for creating an innovative, collaborative environment to best support a dynamic and skilled workforce. MarketWire

Compass Labs Transforms Social Advertising Into Ongoing Dialogue With Customers
Compass Labs, the creator of social advertising technology that extracts insights and value from social content, today announced the availability of the Compass Labs IQ platform (CLIQ) MarketWire

Action Products International to Meet With Bangladesh Delegates
Action Products International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APII) will be meeting with high level business delegates from the country of Bangladesh in New York City on Friday 09/23/11 to discuss upcoming business opportunities. MarketWire

Glance for Salesforce Named a 'Top 10, All-Star App' for Salesforce
Glance Networks (, which provides the best instant screen-sharing tool for sales and support professionals, announced today that Glance for Salesforce was recently named a "Top 10, All-Star App for Salesforce" by DemandGen Report. MarketWire

MWI Agrees to Acquire Assets of Micro Beef Technologies, Ltd.
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. ("MWI" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: MWIV) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Micro Beef Technologies, Ltd. ("Micro") for approximately $60 million, including approximately $53.4 million in cash and common stock valued at $6.6 million MarketWire

Marketfish Gains Access to New Cache of Highly Targeted and Unique Records Through Deals With SMA Communications and ArcaMax Publishing
Marketfish, the only self-service lead generation platform for list marketing, today announced that it has acquired two new lists of more than 19.2 million targeted, unique records from email advertising database company SMA Communications and syndicated newsletter publishing company ArcaMax Publishing MarketWire

EASTPRINT Incorporated Receives ISO 13485 Certification
EASTPRINT Incorporated, a designer and manufacturer of medical switch assemblies and single use sensors, circuits and electrodes, has recently received ISO 13485 certification for their quality management system MarketWire

Counting Scale From Alliance Scale, Inc. Is Ideal for Filling Kits
Alliance Scale, Inc. has introduced a low-cost, battery operated electronic counting scale that provides pre-sets for common operations, a sealed keypad, and an easy to read LCD display. MarketWire

American Academy of Ophthalmology Calls for Medicare Physician Pay Fix That Assures Patient Access to Quality Specialized Medical Care
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) late last week introduced a proposal to fix the formula used to establish Medicare physician pay that includes an 18 percent cut in reimbursement for specialists (5.9 percent for three years), followed by a seven-year freeze at the reduced level MarketWire

NanoInk Joins Illinois Science and Technology Coalition
NanoInk® is pleased to announce that it has been invited to join the Illinois Science & Technology Coalition (ISTC) to promote the formation of the Illinois Nanotechnology Collaborative (INC) and help develop the state's nanotechnology workforce MarketWire

GreenMan Technologies' Subsidiaries Enter Long-Term Strategic Agreement With Wesfarmers LNG
GreenMan Technologies, Inc.("GreenMan") (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI) announced that its APG International, Inc. ("APGI") and American Power Group, Inc MarketWire

ARI(R) & ROUSH CleanTech Partner to Provide Alternative Fuel Evaluation
ARI®, Automotive Resources International, a leading global fleet solutions provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, today unveiled its ROUSH CleanTech propane autogas demo vehicle. ARI in partnership with ROUSH CleanTech, a leader in alternative fuel technology, will provide in-house demonstrations of this groundbreaking technology to its clients. MarketWire

Vulcan GMS Cuts Cost of Quality 73% With "Checklist" Approach to Attacking Problems
Over a four-year period, Vulcan GMS, Inc. (, a supplier of custom-made lead products, has followed a corrective-action checklist that reduced the cost of poor quality as a percent of sales by 73 percent. "When we fix a problem," said Tom Ray, President of Vulcan GMS, "we don't ever want that problem to recur MarketWire

Jenkins Community Announces Inaugural User Conference for Jenkins Developers at JavaOne 2011
Jenkins Community, the community of developers using the Jenkins CI open-source continuous integration (CI) server, today announced its inaugural Jenkins User Conference (JUC). The conference will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2011, at Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco, just prior to the start of JavaOne 2011 MarketWire

Mezeo Software President and CEO to Participate in Panel at Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit - North America
Mezeo Software™ a leading provider of cloud storage management, today announced that Mezeo President and CEO Steve Lesem will participate in a panel discussion at the Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit - North America. The panel, "Hosting 3.0 or Cloud 2 MarketWire

Hubspan Launches Invoice Imaging Product for Compliance-Based Integration
Hubspan, the leading provider of B2B cloud integration solutions, today launched SnapShot for Invoice, a new add-on product that automatically renders PDF images of electronic invoices during the B2B integration process MarketWire

Nevada Captive Insurance Association Honors National Risk Retention Association General Counsel
Robert H. "Skip" Myers, General Counsel of the National Risk Retention Association (NRRA), received the Nevada Captive Insurance Association's (NCIA) Alice A. Molasky-Arman Award at the Association's annual convention, James Wadhams, President of the Association, announced. MarketWire

Pentaho Wins InfoWorld Bossie Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Pentaho Corporation, the leading independent Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics company, today announced that for the fourth consecutive year, Pentaho BI has been award the 2011 InfoWorld Bossie Award as one of industry's best open source applications MarketWire

ONRAD Radiologist Is Medical Director of Radiology at Three California Hospitals
ONRAD, a U.S. based provider of radiology solutions, is pleased to announce that Dr. Jose Ospina has been hired as the Medical Director of the Radiology Departments at Bellflower Medical Center, Anaheim General Hospital and Newport Specialty Hospital MarketWire

QuickLabel Systems Enhances Its Vivo! Touch Intelligent Color Label Printer; New Touchscreen and Label Finishing System Capabilities
QuickLabel Systems, a brand of Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), announces several enhancements to its Vivo!® Touch digital color label printer product, including an updated touchscreen user interface, a new web server, and a new enterprise printer driver for NiceLabel® software. MarketWire

Storage Switzerland Hands-On Review Demonstrates the Gridstore Scale-Out NAS Solution Delivers on the Promise of Harnessing Multiple File Servers Into a Single, Powerful Storage Grid
Gridstore™, the leader in scale-out NAS solutions for the SMB market, today announced that analyst firm Storage Switzerland rates part two of their testing of the Gridstore 2.0 solution's graphical user interface (GUI) a success MarketWire

Curriki Receives $3 Million Donation
Curriki, the leading K-12 global community for creating, sharing, and finding open learning resources, today announced it received a $3 million charitable contribution from Scott and Susan McNealy's family foundation. The gift will benefit hundreds of thousands of educators and millions of students in the U.S MarketWire

North Carolina's World-Leading Research Hubs Draw Visit by Ireland's Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation
In the final leg of a four-day trade mission to the South East United States, Ireland's Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton visits the research hubs of Raleigh and Charlotte in North Carolina MarketWire

Ireland's WaterWipes Brings Breakthrough Chemical-Free Biodegradable Baby Wipes to US Market
WaterWipes, an Ireland-based provider of the world's purest baby wipes, today debuts its breakthrough product in the US. Already gaining popularity in Europe, the new wipe offers parents a chemical-free, 100 percent sustainable cleansing product for their babies' fragile skin. The wipe was recently awarded the prestigious Parent Tested, Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval in the US MarketWire

Ireland's Green Bag Company Builds Out US Infrastructure as Sales of Sustainability Products Grow
Ireland's Green Bag Company (Green Bag), a pioneer of the now ubiquitous recyclable bag, today announced that it is staffing up in the US. The company recently appointed a product developer in San Francisco and is actively recruiting in other US locations. Green Bag was established more than a decade ago in Australia MarketWire

Fragrances of Ireland Implements Expansion Strategy for the US
Fragrances of Ireland, a top-selling independent perfumery today announced that it is broadening its US infrastructure to support sales. The company recently marked an important corporate milestone: sales of its signature scent "Inis the Energy of the Sea" surpassed the one million bottle mark MarketWire

Ireland's Automated Feeding Systems Lands $2.5M Order for New "Simple Feeder" Horse Feeding System From Triple Crown Nutrition in the US
Ireland's Automated Feeding Systems Holdings (AFSH) today announced a $2.5 million deal to supply its newest horse feeding system to Triple Crown Nutrition of Wayzata, MN. Triple Crown provides nutrition products to the equine industry MarketWire

ContraFect Announces Agreement With The Rockefeller University for New Staph Lysin
ContraFect Corporation, the company that is pioneering the use of recombinant proteins for the treatment of drug-resistant bacteria, announced that it has licensed from The Rockefeller University the latest and most potent Lysin enzyme discovered to date. MarketWire

Rogue Resources Intersects 1.2% Nickel Over 29 Meters at Langmuir
Rogue Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RRS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce assay results from diamond drilling conducted on its W4 Langmuir Nickel Deposit earlier this year. The Langmuir property is located 35 km south of the city of Timmins, Ontario. The company drilled 13 diamond drill holes totaling 2,282 meters MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Challenges Unauthorized Remarks by Rio Tinto Representatives About the Status of the Oyu Tolgoi Project
Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) founder and Chief Executive Officer Robert Friedland said today that the company has been made aware of the dissemination of what it considers to be unauthorized and incomplete information concerning the Oyu Tolgoi Project by members of Rio Tinto's senior management during a briefing for investors this week. MarketWire

Dorman Products, Inc. Announces Decision to Exit Its Swedish Business
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the exit of the international portion of the Company's ScanTech business, which is headquartered outside Stockholm, Sweden. ScanTech markets and distributes a line of Volvo and Saab replacement parts throughout the world MarketWire

TouchIT Technologies, Inc. Targets the Retail Market and Partners With Berberian & Associates
TouchIT Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: TUCN), manufacturer of touch-based visual communication products, has announced today that it has partnered with the Sales and Marketing Team, Berberian & Associates Group covering New England, Florida, Midwest and the South in order to take TouchIT Technologies' product line to the retail, online, educational and enterprise channels. MarketWire

GTDC Announces 2011 'Rising Star' Award Winners
GTDC SUMMIT - In recognition of outstanding sales growth through U.S. distributors over the past year, the Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC) today announced the recipients of its prestigious Rising Star awards MarketWire

Neo Technology Closes $10.6 Million Series A Funding to Accelerate Adoption of NOSQL in the Enterprise
Neo Technology raised the stakes for NOSQL in the Enterprise today with $10.6 million in Series A venture capital funding. The investment will be used to fuel product development in the rapidly growing industry, meet the needs of Neo's expanding customer base, and further deliver on its vision for driving NOSQL into the enterprise MarketWire

ProWater to Capitalize on Saltwater Disposal Wells for Booming Oil & Gas Production in N. Dakota's Bakken Shale
ProWater LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of SET Corp (OTCQB: SETS) (PINKSHEETS: SETS), will be aiding America's efforts to tap the Bakken Shale Formation's estimated 200 billion barrel oil field that could potentially make America energy independent MarketWire

Market Leader Acquires
Market Leader (NASDAQ: LEDR) (, a leader in online marketing and technology solutions for real estate professionals, today announced the acquisition of, one of the most recognized addresses in the online real estate category, with consistent organic traffic and significant potential for further growth. MarketWire

China ACM to Report Fiscal 2011 Year-End Financial Results Friday, September 23
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 it will release financial results for its fiscal year ended June 30, 2011, before the market opens on Friday, September 23 MarketWire

Maryland Student Wins 2012 Ford Escape Courtesy of Super 8
Derek Hooper, a native of Pittsburg, Kan., and second year seminary student at Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Md., is feeling super after being named the grand prize winner of the Super 8® hotel brand's "Gr8 Escape" Sweepstakes. MarketWire

W. P. Carey Acquires Industrial Facility in Clarksville, TN and Closes on Build-to-Suit Financing for Dollar General Retail Facility in Gardner, LA
Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced today that CPA®:17 - Global, one of its publicly held non-traded REIT affiliates, has acquired a 189,000 square foot industrial facility located in Clarksville, TN. The facility will be leased back to Spear Precision & Packaging, Inc. under a long-term lease. The purchase price was approximately $8 million. MarketWire

Selectica and Versata Enterprises Enter Comprehensive Settlement Agreement
Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), a provider of sales configuration and contract management solutions, and Versata Enterprises, Inc. today announced that the companies have entered into a comprehensive settlement agreement MarketWire

Cartera and TransFirst Join Forces to Accelerate Local Business Adoption of Card-Linked Offers
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of card-linked marketing solutions, and TransFirst, a leading provider of transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, today announced a strategic marketing agreement to accelerate adoption of card-linked offers among small businesses across the United States MarketWire

Cartera Commerce Unveils New Solution for Local Card-Linked Offers
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of card-linked marketing solutions, today unveiled its breakthrough solution for local card-linked offers, enabling banks, card issuers and loyalty programs to drive revenue from the explosive local advertising market MarketWire

Independent Research Firm Names KANA a "Leader" in the Magic Quadrant for CRM Web Customer Service
KANA Software, Inc., a world leader in software solutions for Service Experience Management (SEM), today announced that it has been recognized as a Leader by Gartner, Inc in the 2011 Magic Quadrant for CRM Web Customer Service*. The annual report tracks changes in the web customer service software markets and analyzes market dynamics MarketWire

Colorado Goldfields Inc. Launches NI 43-101 "Property of Merit" Project for Utah Uranium Claims -- Valuation Estimate Increases to $50 Million -- Part 1
Colorado Goldfields Inc. (OTCQB: CGFIA) (PINKSHEETS: CGFIA) announced today that the Company has launched an aggressive exploration project to determine the potential value of its 63 uranium claims. MarketWire

Titan Resources International Corp Signs Mining Option Agreement
Titan Resources International Corp. (PINKSHEETS: TNRI) (FRANKFURT: 36T1) is pleased to announce that it has signed a mining option agreement for 50% of a mining claim in the Slocan Area of B.C., Canada. MarketWire

ERF Wireless Finalizes Requirements for Energy Broadband Stock Dividend
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFB), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless broadband products and services, issued an update today regarding the company's previously announced decision to issue a dividend to ERF Wireless shareholders of up to 5% of the existing common stock in Energy Broadband, the company's wholly owned oil and gas private subsidiary MarketWire

Adchemy Broadens Advertising Technology Partnership With Microsoft
Adchemy Inc., a leading advertising technology company, today announced that it has broadened an existing technology partnership with Microsoft Advertising, and completed a $61 million Series E financing round with Microsoft Corp., August Capital and the Mayfield Fund MarketWire

Digagogo Ventures Corp. Launches New & Improved Website
Digagogo Ventures Corp. ("Digagogo" or the "Company") (OTCBB: DOGO), a provider of information and communications technology, is pleased to announce the launch of their newly revamped and improved website, MarketWire

NaturallyCurly: Launching TextureTrends(TM), the First Wave of Semi-Annual, Syndicated Hair-Care Market Intelligence
The NaturallyCurly Network, (, the leading social network and community for people with curly, kinky and wavy hair and those who service them, released its first TextureTrends™ report MarketWire Releases Data on 5 Million Credit Cards, the consumer's credit advocate, today launched its Credit Card Statistics feature, a free web-based tool providing consumers with key information by analyzing more than 5 million credit card accounts. The new feature provides data on: MarketWire

Tytan Holdings, Inc. Announces the Latest Arrival of Tractor Shipments From China
Several different shipments of equipment built in China for Tytan ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: TYTN) are arriving over the next two weeks MarketWire

Plantronics Makes "Plug and Play" Unified Communications a Reality With New Product Portfolio
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) today announced it is expanding its product line to include a new category of devices designed to help companies migrate from traditional desk phone-only usage to a unified communications (UC) infrastructure. The products that enable this transition include a new multi-device adapter, the MDA200™, plus corded and wireless USB adapters. MarketWire

Producer Chad A. Verdi Presents the World Movie Premiere of "Inkubus" on October 15, 2011

Textile Centre Moves to Protect Premier Weavers' Intellectual Property
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, is collaborating in a new and ground-breaking anti-counterfeiting initiative to protect fine wools in Yorkshire woolen products produced for the world's premiere brands MarketWire

Plantronics Launches UC Toolkit Across the Globe
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) today announced it has enhanced its popular UC Toolkit to include support for over ten languages. The UC Toolkit is an online resource tailored specifically to help IT professionals rollout successful deployments of Unified Communications (UC) audio devices. MarketWire

DHS Holding, Co. Appoints Gary Baran Executive VP
DHS Holding, Co. (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) announced today that Gary Baran has joined the company as Executive Vice President. MarketWire

Affine and LiveRail Provide Clarity Into Online Video Content for Media Buys
Affine, a leading provider of contextual targeting data for online video ad buying, today announced a partnership with LiveRail, a leading technology vendor for online video advertising, that will offer media buyers total clarity into their real-time online video ad buys and unique in-stream targeting capabilities. MarketWire

Cobra iRadar(TM) Named a Top 75 Finalist for Chicago Innovation Awards
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading Chicago-based designer and marketer of award-winning radar detection systems and consumer and mobile electronics, today announced that its Cobra iRadar smart detection system has been named a Top 75 nominee in the 10th annual Chicago Innovation Award competition MarketWire

United States Tennis Association Signs Exclusive, Multi-Year Licensing Agreement With Thought Equity Motion
Thought Equity Motion, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based video platform and footage licensing services, announced today that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) engaged in a multi-year, exclusive agreement to utilize the company's advanced video platform and sales distribution network to license US Open tournament footage dating back to the 1960s. MarketWire

Actify Ships SpinFire(TM) 10.0
Actify Inc., a global leader in visual product knowledge solutions, today announced the general release of SpinFire 10.0, one of the most advanced visual communication tools available for the discrete manufacturing industry. SpinFire 10.0 is the most tested release in Actify history with over 50 product improvements and numerous new and enhanced features. MarketWire

Groom Energy to Host Two-Day Enterprise Smart Grid and ISO 50001 Conference
Groom Energy today announced the agendas and presenters for its Enterprise Smart Grid and ISO 50001 conferences to be held the afternoon of Nov 1, 2011 and all-day Nov 2, 2011 at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Logan Airport, Boston, Mass. MarketWire

Teleran(C) Joins BMC Software's Technology Alliance Program
Teleran Technologies, the leading provider of business intelligence (BI), data warehouse and database appliance management software, announced that Teleran has joined BMC Software's (NASDAQ: BMC) Technology Alliance Program (TAP) MarketWire

Green Bridge Technologies International, Inc. Appoints Developer and Green Technologies Expert as New Chief Executive Officer
Green Bridge Technologies International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRBT) is pleased to announce that the Company has appointed Dan Fleming as its new Chief Executive Officer and also as a director, and has accepted the resignation of the current management team and the majority of its directors. William White will remain on as a director. MarketWire

A Respectful, Long-Term Relationship -- IAE's V2500 Engrained in China's Air Transportation Industry
The relationship between China Southern Airlines and International Aero Engines might be measured by the number of V2500 engines in operation or on firm order. However, there is much more to this arrangement than just engines -- it is a global partnership. MarketWire

IAE Wins New Military Application -- V2500 to Power New Brazilian KC-390
International Aero Engines arrives at this year's Beijing Air Show with a wider market venue than it has in the past. For the first time in its history, V2500s will be powering military aircraft -- having captured the opportunity to power Embraer's new KC-390 tanker/transport. MarketWire

People's Republic of China Flying IAE's V2500
Air Transport activity is in great demand in the People's Republic of China (PRC). It has grown exponentially over the past decade and China continues to lead the aviation industry with its rapid expansion. International Aero Engines has been a key enabler, as the V2500 engine now powers more than half of the A320 aircraft in the PRC. MarketWire

China Eastern Selects V2500S for 50 Aircraft
International Aero Engines announced today China Eastern Airlines has selected IAE to provide V2500 engines to power 50 new A320 series aircraft. The deal also includes comprehensive long-term engine aftermarket services. MarketWire

IANS Launches Southeast Information Security Forum in Atlanta
IANS, a research and consulting firm focused exclusively on information security and IT risk management, announced that its inaugural Southeast Information Security Forum will be held on October 5 and 6 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta MarketWire

Kastle Systems Awarded $10 Million Contract to Provide a Managed Security Solution Enterprise-Wide for the Securities and Exchange Commission
Kastle Systems has been chosen to provide the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with an enterprise-wide security solution to include integrated access control and video monitoring. The deal, initially worth over $10 million, is designed to secure all SEC buildings including the Washington, DC headquarters and 12 regional offices MarketWire

CRM Pavilion to Be Showcased at Oracle(R) OpenWorld 2011
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Bombardier Wins Third Mass Transit Complete Signalling System in Brazil
Bombardier Transportation has won a new order to deliver the state of the art BOMBARDIER CITYFLO 650 solution for Line 5 of the Sao Paulo Metro in Brazil. The new system will enable trains to circulate in safety with a short 75 second headway, therefore maximising the line capacity MarketWire

Gilbarco Certifies LIFT Up-Selling Technology for Use With Passport(R) Point of Sale
Gilbarco Veeder-Root has certified up-selling technology from LIFT Retail Marketing Technology Inc. for use with Passport point of sale system. The unique integrated solution increases in-store sales and minimizes the amount of valuable counter space required by consolidating the POS customer display and up-selling functionality onto shared hardware. MarketWire

Agria Appoints John Layburn as Chief Financial Officer and Jerry Mao as Financial Controller
Agria Corporation (NYSE: GRO) (the "Company" or "Agria"), a China-based company with investments in the agriculture sector, today announced it has appointed John Layburn as Chief Financial Officer and Jerry Mao as Financial Controller. Both appointments are effective today. MarketWire

Tullett Prebon Confirms Support for tpSWAPDEAL
Tullett Prebon, one of the world's leading inter-dealer brokers, today confirms early support for the forthcoming launch of tpSWAPDEAL, its hybrid interest rate swap trading platform, leveraging the combination of Tullett Prebon's high-level technology with its established voice broking capabilities. MarketWire

OCI Announces Details of Dividend Distribution

Several Market Factors Should Accelerate the Ascent of Catasys Inc.
A combination of positive pending catalysts combined with the realization of certain milestones should help accelerate the anticipated ascent of Catasys, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CATSD). MarketWire

ENSERVCO Launches Operations Center Serving North Dakota's Bakken Shale Region
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCBB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today announced the opening of its operations center in Killdeer, North Dakota. MarketWire

Carbon Sciences' Plan for Energy Security Confirmed by Major Louisiana GTL Project
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to make gasoline and other transportation fuels from natural gas and carbon dioxide, today announced that recent plans for a major project in Louisiana confirm that a gas-to-liquids (GTL) strategy is the country's best approach for energy independence. MarketWire

LightSquared Selects Evolving Systems for 4G-LTE Service Activation
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and IP carrier market, today announced that LightSquared, a 4G LTE network operator in the U.S., has selected the Company's Tertio™ Service Activation solution as the provisioning layer for its mission critical Business and Operational Support Systems (B/OSS). MarketWire

Keshet and The Box Debut "Screenz"
Keshet Broadcasting, Israel's leading broadcaster, in partnership with The Box, an international content and advertising company, announced a new joint venture called Screenz to deliver innovative cross-media products to TV, distribution and production companies worldwide. MarketWire

ActiveState Releases Stackato Sandbox PaaS Test Environment for Enterprise Cloud Application Deployment, Hosting, and Scaling
ActiveState, the dynamic language experts offering solutions for Perl, Python, Tcl and other web languages, released today the Stackato Sandbox service, a hosted and managed private PaaS test environment to easily test deployment, hosting, security, and scaling of applications in the cloud with Stackato MarketWire

Guardian 8 Holdings' G8 Personal Security Device Wins ASIS Accolades Award for "Security's Best"
Guardian 8 Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCQB: GRDH) (PINKSHEETS: GRDH), is pleased to announce that the new G8 Personal Security Device has quickly garnered the attention of the security industry through the receipt of an ASIS 11 Accolade for "Security's Best." MarketWire

Walter Energy Enhances Disclosure and Revises Operating Plans
Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), the world's leading publicly traded "pure play" producer of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, today announced enhanced financial disclosure, revised operating plans and second half 2011 sales expectations. MarketWire

Krux Digital Raises $11 Million in Funding, Led by Accel Partners and IDG Ventures
Krux Digital (, the technology leader in consumer internet data management, has raised an additional $11 million in a round led by Accel Partners and IDG Ventures, with early investors participating as well. The company plans to use the funds to accelerate its growth, extend its US leadership position, and expand its global footprint MarketWire

ConAgra Sees Expected Dip in Profits in Fiscal First-Quarter 2012, Keeps Sunny Outlook, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading North American food company ConAgra Foods Incorporated (NYSE:CAG) (Omaha, Nebraska) reported stronger sales but weaker profits in the company's fiscal first-quarter 2012, as inflation and wheat-market factors negated the impact of improved pricing. Net income for the quarter was reported to be $85.3 million, a 41 MarketWire

Nearly 5,000 High School, College, and NFL Football Teams Participating in the Ronald Reagan Centennial National Football Coin Toss September 23-26, 2011
Nearly 5,000 High School, College, and NFL teams across America are participating in the Ronald Reagan Centennial National Football Coin Toss. They will honor the 100th birthday of America's 40th President by tossing a Ronald Reagan Centennial Commemorative Coin bearing the President's image at the start of games played this weekend, September 23-26. MarketWire

UCDMO Validates Cubic's Cross-Domain Transfer Solution for Use Across Intel Community and DoD
A high-speed cross-domain transfer solution developed by Cubic Cyber Solutions, a defense systems unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has been validated for use by U.S. Department of Defense and intelligence community organizations. Cubic's solution, XDS Guard Version 1 MarketWire

Compass Media and MetaMetrics Providing Lexile Measures of English Books Published in Korea
Compass Media and MetaMetrics®, developer of The Lexile® Framework for Reading, are adding Lexile measures to the publisher's English language books. Educators and parents can use Lexile measures to select books that match a reader's ability level and support the development of English skills. MarketWire

Ericsson Selects Callidus for Egyptian Telecommunications Leader
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that Ericsson, the world's leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators, has selected Callidus' Enterprise SPM suite to drive the internal sales force and channel partner performance of a leading Egyptian telecommunications company MarketWire

California USA Wrestling to Build 16,000-Seat, Multipurpose Arena in Tulare, California
California USA Wrestling announced today that they are moving forward with the planning, design, and development of a 16,000-seat multipurpose sport and entertainment complex in Tulare, California. The nonprofit wrestling organization has been working on the project for over two years and is excited to make the project a reality. MarketWire

New Website Educates Patients About Murfreesboro Spinal Decompression and Natural Pain Relief
The Rutherford Clinic of Chiropractic in Murfreesboro announced that it has launched a new website, The new website is designed to educate patients about the benefits of chiropractic treatments and spinal decompression for naturally managing back pain and neck pain following an auto accident or personal injury MarketWire

Infocast's Developing Grid Storage Projects Premieres
Infocast has put together the first Developing Grid Storage Projects conference that is focused on the business side of energy storage from October 5-6, 2011 at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Houston, TX. This event offers guidance through the development process in a systematic, step-by-step fashion and is populated with case studies of ongoing energy storage projects. MarketWire

Ottawa Chiropractor Announces Redesigned Website for Education
Barrhaven Family Chiropractic in Nepean, Ontario has launched a redesigned website, The redesigned site features new patient resources, including a "Community Content" wellness library, online store, blog and 3D spine simulator MarketWire

Cellceutix Signs Lab Services Research Support Agreement With Dana Farber/Partners CancerCare, Inc.
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCQB: CTIX) (PINKSHEETS: CTIX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, reported today that it has signed a Laboratory Services Research Support Agreement with Dana Farber/Partners CancerCare, Inc MarketWire

Veterinarian in Lexington Announces New Website for Pet Owners
Cherokee Trail Veterinary Hospital has launched a brand new website aimed at educating the public. Suffolk area pet owners can learn important pet care information, find out services provided by the animal hospital, enjoy interactive features, take a virtual tour of the clinic, find grief support after losing a beloved pet, and more MarketWire

Gilbert Veterinarians Offering Brand New Website for Area Pet Owners
Lake Murray Animal Hospital, a Gilbert veterinary clinic, has recently launched a new website aimed at educating pet owners. The website,, offers helpful information and articles on pet care, animal wellness, common illness symptoms, and more. Through a free membership, animal vet clinic customers can also get regular newsletters with advice from clinic veterinary staff MarketWire

Alert Logic and Datapipe Release Fully Managed Advanced Network Security Solution for Amazon Web Services Customers
Alert Logic, the leader in delivering Security-as-a-Service for the cloud, today announced the limited availability of the first fully managed advanced network security solution in Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) environments, the world's largest public cloud MarketWire

Prep Your Home for Months Indoors
(Family Features) Shorter days and cooler nights mean more time spent indoors. For many Americans, this is the perfect season to take simple steps toward a cleaner and more efficient home. MarketWire

The Russell Middle East North Africa (MENA) Index Down (-12.6%) YTD Through September 19
The Russell Middle East North Africa Index (MENA) reflected a (-12.6%) loss year-to-date, with all sectors posting negative returns through September 19, 2011. The producer durables and financial services sectors were the greatest underperformers year-to-date, posting declines of (-18.4%) and (-12.3%) respectively MarketWire

ValidSoft and Adeptra Form Partnership to Extend Global Fraud Detection and Customer Communications
Adeptra, the leader in auto-resolution technologies that span the consumer lifecycle and ValidSoft, a global supplier of fraud prevention, authentication and transaction verification solutions across banking channels, have forged a commercial and technology partnership that will help retail banks to detect and prevent fraud worldwide. MarketWire

Positive multi-center COPD trial with inhaled Bimosiamose to be presented at the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress 2011 in Amsterdam
Revotar Biopharmaceuticals AG /Positive multi-center COPD trial with inhaled Bimosiamose to be presentedat theEuropean Respiratory Society Annual Congress 2011 in Amsterdam. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Neste Oil's Capital Markets Day and short-term outlook
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release21 September 2011 at 11.00 am (EET)Neste Oil's Capital Markets Day and short-term outlookNeste Oil is hosting a Capital Markets Day today, 21 September, inRotterdam inthe Netherlands MarketWire

LARK, a Revolutionary Sleep Product, Launching in Europe
News Facts: LARK, a silent "un-alarm" clock and sleep sensor that empowers people to sleep better, is now available in all European Apple stores, including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Portugal, and Spain MarketWire, a New Credit Repair Organization, Opens to Increased Demand
After years of offering a successful Financial Literacy and Credit Education Program at United Debt Counseling, that includes access to a Certified Credit Counselor for 12 months and a free credit repair program, the company has introduced a new website named GetCreditRepair MarketWire

Tablet Shipments to Reach 253m by 2016 as New Vendors Converge on Sector, Says Analyst Report by Juniper Research
A new report by analyst firm Juniper Research forecasts that tablet shipments will reach 253 million by 2016, nearly a five-fold increase from the 55.2 million tablets the company expects to reach the market in 2011 MarketWire Launches Innovative Online Marketing Services to the Medical Marijuana Industry
Today, businesses are more than ever spending time online. Social Media has changed the way we interact with our customers and most importantly find new ones. The internet consumes our life and with it our businesses. Here comes an online marketing firm,, based in Southern California offering innovative online marketing services to companies in the medical marijuana business. MarketWire

Open Mobile Alliance API Standards Expose Unique Operator Resources in an Open and Programmable Way
The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA), an international specifications setting body, announces availability of API specifications for more than 40 network and device resources, with various language and protocol bindings. These new standards allow the creation of interfaces to the service infrastructure residing within existing networks and on devices MarketWire

Infocast's Chem-Biobased Global Partnering Summit Premieres
The market is heating up! Spurred by a number of high-profile IPO announcements and partnerships, Infocast will unveil the premier edition of Chem-Biobased Global Partnering Summit that will take place from October 24-26, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Houston in Houston, TX MarketWire

Coastal Energy Announces Successful Drilling Results at Bua Ban North A and Operations Update
Coastal Energy Company (the "Company" or "Coastal") (TSX: CEN) (AIM: CEO) announces the successful results of the Bua Ban North A-06 well and provides an operations update. MarketWire

Infocast's 2nd Annual Bakken Infrastructure Finance & Development Summit 2011 Returns
The 2nd Annual Bakken Infrastructure Finance & Development Summit 2011 returns to Denver, CO from October 24-26, 2011 at the Marriott-City Center. The Summit corresponds with increased investment activity in the Williston Basin and the increased need for supporting infrastructure to get oil out and to the markets MarketWire

Argentex Mining Issues Common Shares on Exercise of Stock Options
Argentex Mining Corporation (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ATX)(OTCBB: AGXMF) announces that on September 20, 2011, a former consultant of the Company exercised 200,000 stock options pursuant to which they purchased 200,000 common shares of the Company's common shares at an exercise price of USD$0.37 per share for proceeds of USD$74,000. MarketWire

Aspen Gold: Lowering Costs for Stable Owners, Retailers With Promotion
Aspen Gold Premium Wood Pellet Bedding is offering stable owners and retailers a discount on its product for a limited time. Cooler fall and winter weather will mean more time indoors for horses and the unique cost-reducing advantages of Aspen Gold bedding, as well as a large-order discount, can save stable owners and retailers thousands in upcoming cold months. MarketWire

Green Hills Software to Present and Exhibit at the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston, MA
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, will deliver several technology presentations and demonstrate its latest technology at ESC Boston, September 27 - 28, 2011, at the Hynes Convention Center, booth #409. MarketWire

Riverwood Solutions Announces Outsourced Manufacturing Academy Europe 2011

Carl Zeiss Meditec Invests in Sales Expansion in Spain
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG /Carl Zeiss Meditec Invests in Sales Expansion in Spain. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Okmetic Oyj        ANNOUNCEMENT         21.9.2011  SHARE REPURCHASE 21.9.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date21.9.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareOKM1VAmount5.000sharesTotal cost22 GlobeNewswire

Carl Zeiss Meditec AG:Ad hoc: Carl Zeiss Meditec Invests in Sales Expansion in Spain
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG / /Ad hoc: Carl Zeiss Meditec Invests in Sales Expansion in Spain. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Composition of the Nomination Committee of Orion Corporation

Tikkurila restructures its debt financing
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseSeptember 21, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Oriola-KD to improve efficiency in Swedish pharmaceutical retail operations
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 21 September 2011 at 3.00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Tikkurila's financial reporting in 2012
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseSeptember 21, 2011 at 3:15 p.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

BioGaia signs agreement with the largest pharmaceutical company in the Philippines for its probiotic chewable tablets
BioGaia signs agreement with the largest pharmaceutical company in the Philippines for its probiotic chewable tablets GlobeNewswire

New Chief Risk Officer at the Swedish Export Credit Corporation
Per Jedefors has been appointed as the new Chief Risk Officer at the Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK). His role will be to strengthen SEK's risk culture and ensure that SEK manages risks in line with best practice, and in line with increased requirements on financial institutions. GlobeNewswire

Social business is big in Africa
Community responsibility is a long standing tradition in Africa. But increasingly, social and environmental responsibility, are also forceful drivers behind the development of clever, beneficial products and services GlobeNewswire

Tarja Ollilainen Appointed Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources, from 1 January 2012
Pohjola Bank plcStock Exchange Release21 September 2011, 1.00 pmTarja Ollilainen Appointed Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources, from 1 January 2012Pohjola Bank plc's Board of Directors has appointed Tarja Ollilainen (51), M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm GlobeNewswire

NIB finances Norwegian Akershus Energi's renewable energy plants
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the Norwegian energy company Akershus Energi have signed a loan totalling NOK 500 million (EUR 63.3 million) for financing the upgrade of two of Akershus Energi's hydropower plants and the construction of a new district heating plant, in the Akershus region, surrounding Oslo. GlobeNewswire

Imtech receives the designation 'Royal' (Royal Imtech)
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in Europe and on the global marine market) announces that Her Royal Highness the Queen of the Netherlands has decided to grant Imtech N.V. the right to use the designation 'Royal'. This special Predicate is awarded today by Mr GlobeNewswire

Orion receives European marketing authorisation for dexdor®

Corporate Boards Vulnerable to Hacking and Information Theft, Says Thomson Retuers Survey
Board member information is a "weak link" in chain of information security GlobeNewswire

Alain Flausch to follow Hans Rat as Secretary General of UITP

Neste Oil's Capital Markets Day and short-term outlook
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release21 September 2011 at 11.00 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

Improved efficiency at head office with a profit impact of 15MSEK annually
As part of a broad turnaround plan RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS AB will reorganize in order to improve efficiency and reduce costs. The plan includes a reduction of 30 members of staff with a profit impact of 15MSEK annually with full effect the current year 2011/2012. GlobeNewswire

Update on Kurdistan operations
DNO International ASA today received a second payment of USD 60 million from the Kurdistan Regional Government in respect of oil exports from the Tawke field operated by the Company in northern Iraq. A first payment of USD 103.7 million was received in June 2011. GlobeNewswire

KONE to improve People Flow experience at Muscat International Airport in Oman
KONE Corporation, press release, September 21, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Alma Media appeals against the Regional State Administrative Agency's decision to adjudge a special audit
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release September 21, 2011 at 9:15 (EEST) GlobeNewswire

ProRail selects Ordina for SAP management
Ordina strengthens its market position in logistics market by winning seven-year contract GlobeNewswire

A new type of truck is being tested in K-food stores' transportation for a reduced carbon dioxide footprint
KESKO FOOD LTD PRESS RELEASE 21.09.2011 AT 09.00  K-food stores' transportation will start testing the first double-decker lorry trailer in retail distribution in Finland. The new type of trailer will help reduce the carbon dioxide emissions from transportation by one third. GlobeNewswire

ING CRO Koos Timmermans to present at Bernstein conference
Today, Koos Timmermans, Chief Risk Officer of ING Group, will address the Bernstein Pan European Strategic Decisions conference in London, United Kingdom. GlobeNewswire

On 19 September 2011, London Mining received a notification that BlackRock, Inc. had crossed a threshold of more than one whole percentage point and now holds 11.07% of the total voting rights of London Mining Plc. The transaction was completed on 15 September 2011 GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara share subscriptions based on stock options 2007A and 2007B
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

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