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India, UK agree to work towards broad based trade and investment agreement
India and UK on Monday agreed to remain fully committed to resolving the remaining issues and work towards concluding a mutually beneficial India-EU Broad based trade and investment agreement at the earliest. ANI

Lahore to host conference to promote free trade with India
Pakistan's Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) will organize a conference on 'Pakistan-India Trade Potential' to promote free trade with India in Lahore on April 4. ANI

International business community attacks retrospective amendments to Indian tax law
The international business community has reportedly written to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh complaining about his governments' decision to introduce retrospective amendments to the tax law. ANI

Midas Letter Money Skewers the U.S. Dollar and the LTRO -Video Interview with Eric Sprott and Rick Rule
James West, host of Midas Letter Money, interviews Rick Rule and Eric Sprott, Chairman of Sprott Inc. (TSX:SII) on the fundamental drivers of global economic instability, and what the outlook is for investors for 2012 and beyond.Rick Rule is the founder of Global Resource Investments and Sprott Asset Management USA Inc. He has been a leading voice in the resource investment sector since 1974 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu to Host Fujitsu Forum 2012
Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Forum 2012, the company's largest annual event, will be held May 17-18 at the Tokyo International Forum in Japan. The theme of this year's Fujitsu Forum will be "Reshaping ICT - Reshaping Business ACN Newswire

INC Research, LLC First Quarter 2012 Results of Operations Release Date and Conference Call
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Galaxy to Merge with Canada's Lithium One
Galaxy Resources Ltd (ASX: GXY) (Galaxy) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to effect a merger of Galaxy and Canadian lithium and potash exploration and development company Lithium One Inc. (TSX-V: LI) (Lithium One) ACN Newswire

WESTCHESTER, Ill., April 2, 2012 - Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced that it will release its 2012 first-quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2012, before the market opens on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Corn Products will conduct a conference call on May 1 at 7:00 a.m ACN Newswire

FX Alliance Inc. Hires CIO Steve Rubinow
FX Alliance Inc. ("FXall") (NYSE: FX - News), the world's leading electronic foreign exchange platform, announced today that Steve Rubinow has joined the company as Chief Information Officer. Based in FXall's New York headquarters, Mr ACN Newswire

Press Conference Highlights Electronics, ICT, Lighting Fairs
Three April fairs will showcase the latest products and marketing trends in lighting, electronics, and information and communications technology, beginning later this week, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).Lighting the WayThe fourth edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) opens Friday (6 April) and continues through 9 April ACN Newswire

China RailsMedia launches FingerAd
Multi-media marketing service provider China RailsMedia Corporation Limited ("China Railsmedia", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group")(HKSE:745) is pleased to announce today the launch of its new mobile advertising and marketing platform operated by the Group's newly-acquired wholly owned subsidiary - FingerAd Media Company Limited ("FingerAd") ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Converts Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications into a Wholly Owned Subsidiary
Fujitsu Limited and Toshiba Corporation today announced that, as of April 1, 2012, Fujitsu has acquired Toshiba's ownership stake in Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications Limited, which develops and sells mobile phones for KDDI and other carriers. As a result, Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications has been converted into a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu ACN Newswire

Imperva Deconstructs Local and Remote File Inclusion Attack Vectors
Media ContactKatherine Nellums415.321.2347Katherine.nellums@lewispulse.comLatest report from Hacker Intelligence Initiative provides detailed overview of widely used but lesser known Internet threatRedwood Shores, Calif ACN Newswire

New Supercomputer System Begins Operations at the University of Tokyo's Information Technology Center
Fujitsu today announced that it has completed construction of the new supercomputer, nicknamed Oakleaf-FX, for the Supercomputing Division of the University of Tokyo's Information Technology Center (SCD/ITC). The new system will begin operations from today ACN Newswire

Toyota Holds Company Entrance Ceremony
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) held its annual company entrance ceremony here today at TMC's head office building to welcome new employees ACN Newswire

Participation in FPSO Chartering for North Part of Sapinhoa Field (former Guara Area) in Petrobras's Pre-salt Area
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce that a Joint Venture established by affiliated company of SBM Offshore N.V. ("SBM"), MC, and affiliated companies of Queiroz Galvao Oleo e Gas S.A. (QGOG), has executed a contract with GUARA B.V ACN Newswire

Eisai and Minophagen Pharmaceutical Conclude License Agreement Concerning the Development and Commercialization of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Treatment Bexarotene in Asia, Oceania, the Middle East and Eastern Europe
Eisai Co., Ltd. and Minophagen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. announced today that they have concluded a license agreement concerning bexarotene (generic name), a treatment for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) ACN Newswire

Holistic Crisis Plans to be Put in Place before Damage Hits Your Brand
Good news travels fast, but bad news travels even faster. Not only do companies have to take the correct action, but they have to respond in the shortest time possible to prevent further damange to their corporate reputation ACN Newswire

Organisations to Relook Crisis-management Plans in the New Digital Environment
Good news travels fast, but bad news travels even faster. Not only do companies have to take the correct action, but they have to respond in the shortest time possible to prevent further damange to their corporate reputation.As crisis and reputation expert, Donald Steel says, "Having a crisis plan and rehearsing it is something that should always be on the investment list of any organisation ACN Newswire

Pioneer Announces Organization and Management Changes
Pioneer Corporation has announced organization and management changes effective April 1, 2012 as follows:Organization ChangesPioneer Corporation will implement organization changes effective April 1, 2012 as follows:Purpose of the changesTo construct a framework suitable to execute the new medium-term plan and achieve the 2015 vision ACN Newswire

The Joint Commission Enterprise Launches HAI Portal
Today, The Joint Commission enterprise launched a health care-associated infections (HAI) electronic portal that provides a wealth of HAI resources. The "HAI Portal" is a joint effort of The Joint Commission enterprise which includes the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, Joint Commission Resources, and Joint Commission International MarketWire

Meet UFC Legend Chuck Liddell in San Antonio, TX on April 3, 2012
WHO: UFC Legend -- Chuck "The Ice Man" Liddell Chuck Liddell is the former UFC champ (April 2005 to May 2007) and still considered the greatest light heavyweight fighter in UFC history MarketWire

Anchor Bay Films Gets Young, Wild and Free With Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa With the Pick-Up of Mac and Devin Go To High School
Anchor Bay Films has picked up the rights to Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa's film Mac and Devin Go To High School. The agreement includes all rights, excluding subscription VOD, for the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. Directed by Dylan Brown, Mac and Devin Go To High School follows the release of the chart-topping soundtrack of the same name which debuted back in December 2011 MarketWire

David Schwartz, Bio-Rad Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board, Passes Away at 88
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and (NYSE: BIOB), a multinational manufacturer and distributor of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced that David Schwartz, Bio-Rad Chairman of the Board and Co-founder, passed away on April 1. He was 88. MarketWire

Red Hawk Casino Awards $50,000 to Local Player
The Cash is King Grand Finale Weekend culminated with over 100 winners sharing $150,000 in cash prizes. As the final winners were called to the Stage Bar to collect their $1,000 prizes the audience was waiting with anticipation for the final name to be called for the $50,000 grand prize winner. Bob, from Rancho Cordova, Calif MarketWire

Quidel Receives CE Mark for Its Direct Specimen Rapid PCR Test for Toxigenic Clostridium Difficile
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) announced today that it received CE mark for the Quidel Molecular™ Direct C. difficile Tox A/B assay for the detection of toxigenic Clostridium difficile bacterial DNA. C. difficile infection is frequently associated with antibiotic therapy and often causes diarrhea and inflammation of the colon. MarketWire

Intelisys Announces Agreement to Acquire Cloud Services Coalition (CSC) -- Move Designed to Bring Education, Expertise and Sales Assistance to Channel Hungry for Cloud Solutions, Sales and Profits
Intelisys Communications, Inc., the nation's leading master agency distributor of business technology services, announced today a definitive agreement to acquire Cloud Services Coalition (CSC), a wholly owned DBA of Terrapin Solutions MarketWire

New Freescale(TM) i.MX 6 Series Processor Support
Arium today announced support for the Freescale™ i.MX 6 Series of processors with Arium's hardware-assisted debuggers. From the i.MX 6SoloLite Family to the i.MX 6Quad Family, Arium provides a simple plug-n-play experience for i.MX 6 developers. Arium supports the entire line of Freescale i.MX application processors MarketWire

High Capital Funding, LLC Commences Lawsuit Against Bill The Butcher, Inc.
High Capital Funding, LLC, a privately held investment fund, announced today that it had commenced a lawsuit against Bill The Butcher, Inc. (OTCQB: BILB) in the Federal District Court for the District of Nevada for the non-payment of a $300,000 promissory note. The suit seeks payment of the principal, accrued and accruing interest, and the expenses of collection, including attorney fees MarketWire

Domino's Pizza UK 25-Store Franchisee Chooses Servant Systems Franchise Office System
UK Domino's Pizza multi-unit franchisee, Sheermans Limited, has contracted to use the Domino's PULSE™ Franchise Office System and PULSE™ Polling System in 25 stores based in London and other cities. Servant Systems, Inc. ( of Ann Arbor, Michigan is the System Integrator chosen to implement the software system for store reporting. MarketWire

Cadence Named a Winner of the Prestigious UBM Electronics ACE Awards in the Software Ultimate Products Category
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced the Cadence Virtual System Platform has been named a winner in the EE Times and EDN 2012 UBM Electronics ACE Awards in the Software Ultimate Products category MarketWire

AAMA Connect Series Clean Tech Conference
What: Conference: U.S./China/India - Accelerating Clean Tech Innovation through Global Partnership When:Tuesday, April 24, 20128:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m MarketWire

David Wagenseller, Acting CEO of Network Equipment Technologies, to Comment on Company's Recent Actions and Near Term Strategy
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), a leading provider of enterprise-class networking solutions optimized for secure real-time communications, announced today that David Wagenseller, Acting President and CEO will offer his comments on the company's recent restructuring and his near term strategy on a conference call and simultaneous webcast later today. MarketWire

Raising an Independent Math Learner
Every student studies mathematics, and it has always been an important component in education. It is a tool that helps us make sense of the world around us, and it is particularly important because success in mathematics has been linked to success in college and future careers. Simply stated, math counts when it comes to a bright future. MarketWire

Rick Keller Among "Best of Best" Financial Advisors Attending Barron's Winner's Circle Top Independent Advisors Summit
Rick Keller, Chairman of the Board of First Foundation Inc., attended the fourth-annual Barron's Winner's Circle Top Independent Advisors Summit, hosted by Barron's magazine to promote best practices in the industry and the value of advice to the investing public. The invitation-only conference was held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge, March 21-23 in Phoenix, AZ. MarketWire

/ KILL - Princeton National Bancorp, Inc.
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Princeton National Bancorp, Inc. Releases 2011 Results," issued earlier today by Princeton National Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNBC). MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Announces Pricing of Offering of $775.0 Million of Additional 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015 by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer"), has priced an offering (the "Offering") of $775.0 million aggregate principal amount of additional 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2015 (the "Notes") MarketWire

Water Technologies International Receives Purchase Order From Strategic Partner for the GR8 Water Home and Office Atmospheric Water Generators
Water Technologies International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTII) announced today that it has received an initial purchase order from Atmospheric Water Systems, Inc. for 1,000 home and office units. In addition, Atmospheric Water Systems has indicated an interest in purchasing an additional 25,000 units MarketWire

Kona Grill Promotes Jenny Elkins and Chris Moran to Lead Restaurant Operations
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, has promoted Jenny Elkins to vice president of operations and Chris Moran to vice president of food and beverage. MarketWire

Residential and Commercial Sites in LakeWatch Plantation on Smith Mountain Lake to Sell at Absolute Auction
Home sites and commercial sites in Smith Mountain Lake's LakeWatch Plantation will sell at auction Saturday, May 5, with Woltz & Associates managing the sale. MarketWire

While at Work or at Home, Fans Look to New Methods for Following the 2012 NCAA Tournament
As the famous saying goes, "We're not in Kansas anymore;" and as number two seed Kansas gears up to face number one seed Kentucky, followers of the 2012 NCAA Tournament are not limited to watching from their TV anymore MarketWire

SBI Energy Finds Microgrids Could Be Key to Smart Grid Development
Microgrids could be the killer-app for Smart Grid development. Industrial and energy market research publisher SBI Energy reports that the boom in cheap and plentiful natural gas could lead to increased use of micro-turbines and the development of more microgrids. The U.S. military leads the world in deploying and testing new microgrid technologies MarketWire

Dutch Bros. Announces 'Dutch Bros. Blue Rebel' Energy Drink Line
Dutch Bros. Coffee has launched Dutch Bros. Blue Rebel, an exclusive new energy drink developed by and for the Grants Pass, Ore.-based company. The 8.4-oz. cans will be available at all Dutch Bros. drive-thrus. MarketWire

EON Reality Releases EON Icube Mobile, the Smallest Fully Immersive 3D Experience
EON Reality,, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced the release of the new EON Icube Mobile, a portable multi-sided immersive environment in which participants are completely surrounded by virtual imagery and sound. It offers the most user-friendly interface -- from hardware setup to software deployment MarketWire

Bridge Bank Awarded Superior Ratings by Top Agencies
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that is has been awarded with superior ratings from two top industry rating agencies MarketWire

3C Network Announces Sales Restructure and Adds VP of Sales
The 3C Network, a nationwide support system for consumers, contractors and insurance carriers, has reconfigured its sales force to a field sales model and hired Richard Goering as Vice President of Sales. The moves are in line with 3C Network's mission of connecting contractors who are committed to customer satisfaction with innovative, roofing contractor-focused technologies MarketWire

Boston Therapeutics Corporate Update
Boston Therapeutics Inc. (OTCBB: BTHE), a developer of diabetes therapeutics, reviews the series of events that have led to the availability of its lead product SUGARDOWN®, and its status as a publicly traded company. MarketWire

Hospitals Should Conduct More Training for Employees Who Clean Surgical Tools According to Briskman Briskman & Greenberg
There is an expectation that surgical tools will get bloody during surgery, but there is also an expectation that those tools be clean and sterile before the surgery. MarketWire

AMD Appoints Darrell Ford as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Darrell Ford, 47, will join the company as senior vice president and chief human resources officer. He will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read. Ford, who was most recently vice president, Human Resources - Retail for Shell Oil, will be responsible for leading all areas of the company's human resources function. MarketWire

Clorox Announces May 2 Webcast of Fiscal 2012 Third-Quarter Results
In the news release, "Clorox Announces May 2 Webcast of Fiscal 2012 Third-Quarter Results," issued earlier today by The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX), we are advised by the company that the first sentence of the first paragraph should read "third-quarter, fiscal year 2012, results" rather than "second-quarter, fiscal year 2012, results" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

TelVue(R) Announces the Launch of TelVue(R) CloudCast(TM)
TelVue® Corporation (OTCQB: TEVE) (PINKSHEETS: TEVE), a leader in IP Television Broadcasting and Internet Video Streaming, announces the launch of TelVue® CloudCast™, an Internet video streaming service that gives broadcasters the ability to distribute to multiple screens with minimal bandwidth requirements MarketWire

EADS North America Armed Aerial Scout 72X+ Photo Release
EADS North America unveiled its Armed Aerial Scout 72X+ (AAS-72X+) on April 2, 2012 at the annual Army Aviation Association of America convention during a press conference at its exhibit. David Haines, EADS North America's vice president of Rotorcraft programs is pictured unveiling the aircraft. MarketWire

BNP Paribas Investment Partners Appoints Robert Harrison Head of North America
BNP Paribas Investment Partners has announced leadership changes in both its North American and Australian operations. MarketWire

AVID Bioservices Highlights Antibody Engineering, Expression and Bioassay Expertise at AACR
Avid Bioservices, a subsidiary of Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), today presented data at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR), demonstrating its ability to make genetic modifications to monoclonal antibodies, resulting in enhanced Fc related functions while retaining full biological binding capabilities MarketWire

Media Alert: Blue Pillar's Kevin Kushman to Speak at Greentech Media 2012 Networked Grid Conference
WHO:Kevin Kushman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Blue Pillar, Distributed Energy Asset Management software and controls company headquartered in Indianapolis. Kevin's expertise includes a 14-year track record in energy technology executive management, investing and integration, project development and corporate finance MarketWire

NuPathe to Present at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, today announced that Jane Hollingsworth, chief executive officer, will present a company overview at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at 8:40 a.m. EDT MarketWire

Palomar Display Products, Inc. Awarded a $3.1M Contract From US Army
Palomar Display Products, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a $3.1M firm fixed price contract by the US Army Contracting Command to deliver military display systems for the M1A2 Abrams tank. MarketWire

Citadel EFT, Inc. (CDFT) Processes Online Credit Card Transaction for, Aggressively Pursues Radio Advertisement Campaign
Citadel EFT, Inc. (OTCQB: CDFT) (PINKSHEETS: CDFT), which offers U.S. merchants credit card terminals, online services, mail order and retail credit card processing services, announces today that it has signed on merchant credit card services for MarketWire

Three Efiia Creations Merge Into New Information Sharing Alliance
Efiia Creations has recently announced that three successful information sharing projects -- CopBook, myHomeland, and the Medical and Public Health Information Sharing Environment (MPHISE) -- have been merged together to form the Information Sharing Alliance (ISA). ISA was founded to consolidate lessons learned from valuable case studies and become a leading resource in information sharing MarketWire

Avista Files Request to Increase Electric and Natural Gas Rates in Washington
Avista (NYSE: AVA) filed its general rate request today with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or Commission), seeking recovery of costs associated with capital investments and operations and maintenance expenses. The UTC has up to 11 months to review the filings and issue a decision. MarketWire

Zepol Announces Enhanced Searching Capabilities to Trade Intelligence Tool
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, recently announced two major enhancements to their signature trade intelligence tool, TradeIQ™. The enhancements have made the tool easier than ever to search and extract precise trade data for U.S. importers, shippers, and notify parties MarketWire Changes Company Name to Optimal, Adds Former LinkedIn Senior Scientist to Advisory Board, Inc., the creators of, the leading social media advertising and data platform, announced today the company will begin operating under a new name, Optimal, Inc., effective immediately. MarketWire

Tribe Files Suit to Stop Impersonation
After a federal judge ordered an El Dorado County man to stop misappropriating the name of the "Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians," the federally-recognized tribe has filed a second lawsuit against other individuals believed to be engaged in the same improper misappropriation MarketWire

Seeyond(TM) Introduces "Thought Starters" at NeoCon 2012
Following its award-winning launch at NeoCon 2011, Seeyond™ Architectural Solutions is arriving at NeoCon 2012 with a new library of fully customizable "Thought Starter" concepts. MarketWire

Accounting Management Solutions Names MacKenzie President
Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), the Northeast's leading provider of outsourced accounting, financial management, and consulting services for private, public, and nonprofit organizations, today announced the promotion of Don MacKenzie to company President. MacKenzie joined the company in 2010 as the Chief Operating Officer and will retain this title MarketWire

350Green Awarded Contract by The Cooperative Purchasing Network
350Green, a developer of wide scale electric vehicle (EV) charging networks in major cities across the United States, today announced it has been awarded a contract for electrical charging stations by The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) MarketWire

$57 Billion Pet Industry Walks the Line -- but Readies for More
In the New Normal of economic moderation, pet industry players must walk a line between promotional pricing and product premiumization, according to "U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2012-2013," a just-released report from market research firm Packaged Facts. MarketWire

Marina And The Diamonds Unveils North American "Lonely Hearts Club" Headline Tour; Dates Herald New Album, "ELECTRA HEART"; Acclaimed UK Pop Sensation to Accompany Coldplay on Hugely Anticipated Summer World Tour; New Single, "Primadonna," Available Now at iTunes; "ELECTRA HEART" Arrives in America
Elektra recording artist Marina And The Diamonds has announced details of her upcoming North American "Lonely Hearts Club" headline tour. The dates -- which herald the July 17th release of her massively anticipated second album, "ELECTRA HEART" -- get underway July 10th at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles and then continue through mid-August (see below) MarketWire

NCO Group Adding Over 600 Work at Home Positions in Kansas City Area
NCO Group, Inc. ("NCO" or the "Company"), a leading provider of business process outsourcing services, announced today that it will hire over 600 individuals for its Customer Contact Center located near Kansas City, Kansas. All positions are Work at Home positions and will coincide with a program expansion for a leading global telecommunications client. MarketWire

Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. Announces IP Survey Results Over the Lucas Gold Target
Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. (the "Company", "Noble" or "NOB") (TSX VENTURE: NOB) (FRANKFURT: NB7) (PINKSHEETS: NLPXF) is pleased to announce the IP Survey Results and preliminary geological interpretation over part of the Lucas Gold Target, Project 81, Lucas Township, Timmins, Ontario, Canada. MarketWire

Simba Technologies' ODBC 3.52 Driver Technology Chosen by Alteryx to Access Cloud Data in Hadoop
Simba Technologies Inc. - industry's choice for standards-based relational and multi-dimensional data connectivity on in-memory, cloud and Big Data - announced today that Alteryx, Inc., a leading provider of Strategic Analytics, has chosen its ODBC 3.52 driver technology to enable strategic analytics on Hadoop/Hive distributions. Simba's ODBC drivers are built upon the ODBC 3 MarketWire

Shift4 to Provide Payment Gateway Services for Revel
Shift4 Corporation, the world's largest independent payment gateway, is excited to have been chosen by Revel, the new 6.4-million-square-foot resort on the beachfront in Atlantic City, NJ MarketWire

ScienceLogic CEO to Address Federal Cloud First Strategy at FOSE 2012
FOSE (booth #504) -- ScienceLogic™, Inc. CEO David Link will participate in a FOSE 2012 panel discussion on April 4 about government cloud computing and the factors to consider when selecting a service provider. The panel is part of the Cloud & Virtualization Conference taking place at FOSE, which will be held April 3-5 MarketWire

Hansen Medical Names Joseph Guido as Vice President Marketing & Business Development
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 it has named veteran medical device sales and marketing executive Joe Guido Vice President Marketing and Business Development. Mr. Guido will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer Bruce J Barclay. MarketWire

Loncor Resources Form 20-F Filed on Edgar; Annual Financials Filed on Sedar
Loncor Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "Loncor") (TSX VENTURE: LN)(NYSE Amex: LON) announces that a Form 20-F report has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, which report includes the Company's 2011 annual audited consolidated financial statements and related management's discussion and analysis. This report is available for viewing and retrieval through Edgar at www.sec MarketWire

Astro-Med Introduces New 18-Channel Data Acquisition System
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a world leader in the data acquisition and recording market, today introduced its new TMX®-18 High-Speed Data Acquisition System, offering best in class efficiency for general purpose data capture, review, archive, and analysis. The TMX-18's high resolution, 17" touch screen display, as well as pre-defined set up options, makes test setups quick and easy MarketWire

Massage Heights Expands Reach in DFW
Massage Heights will open 25 new Retreats in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex over the next three years, says Regional Developer J.D. Busch. "Dallas offers better opportunities for us than any other market in the United States," Busch explains. "The Metroplex has the strongest demographic profile in the country." MarketWire

Fourth Annual Florida Communities of Excellence Winners Announced
The Florida Communities of Excellence Awards were presented to 23 community associations in front of a sold-out audience of board members, managers, residents and corporate underwriters on March 30. The Awards culminated a day of Continuing Education Classes and Educational sessions underwritten by two dozen companies serving the community association industry in Florida. MarketWire

Tech Innovators to Gather at RETSO, Real Estate Technology Conference
If you're a mover or a shaker in the real estate tech community, you'll be at RETSO in Atlanta next week. MarketWire

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Dramatically Improves Secure Wireless Network Utilization Rates With SafeConnect(TM) From Impulse Point
Impulse Point, provider of the industry's most scalable and easiest to deploy and maintain Network Access Control (NAC) solutions, today announced the University of Colorado Colorado Springs has seen a dramatic increase in its user satisfaction and utilization rates for its secure wireless network since implementing Impulse Point's SafeConnect™ NAC. MarketWire

BIOTRONIK and Heartbeat International Celebrate Reaching Targets for Helping Cardiac Device Patients
Heartbeat International Foundation, Inc. (HBI), a global non-profit organization providing cardiovascular implantable devices and treatment to people in need today, announced that its partnership with BIOTRONIK is likely to surpass its ambitious goal of saving 1,000 patients before 2013. MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Agrees to Acquire the Hilton Garden Inn in Solomons Island, Maryland
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which currently owns 98 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the 100 room Hilton Garden Inn in Solomons Island, Maryland for $11.5 million, or $115 thousand per key, excluding closing costs and fees MarketWire

The 99% Working Group Releases Confirmed Plans for "Continental Congress 2.0" to Meet in Philadelphia the Week of July 4, 2012
The 99% Working Group released its updated plans for an election of a Continental Congress 2.0 which the group argues will "reboot American Democracy." MarketWire

Research Indicates That Cloud Increases Short Term Costs for Long Term Gains
IDG Enterprise -- the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World -- releases the results from the 2012 Cloud Computing survey examining cloud computing implementation, usage, investment plans and vendor requirements. MarketWire

New Hotel Tower at Four Winds New Buffalo to Open on Friday June 29
Four Winds® New Buffalo is pleased to announce that its new, nine-story, 250 room hotel tower, will open on Friday, June 29. Guests can now book rooms at Four Winds' Web site:, or by calling 1(866)-4WINDS1 (866-494-6371) MarketWire

Verisign to Report First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, announced that its earnings call for the first quarter of 2012 will take place on Thurs., April 26, 2012, at 4:30 p.m. (ET). MarketWire

Gardner Denver Announces Key Leadership Changes
Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE: GDI) today announced the appointment of Brian L. Cunkelman, age 43, as Vice President, Gardner Denver, Inc. and President, Industrial Products Group (IPG), effective immediately. MarketWire

EADS North America Unveils Latest Evolution of Its Armed Aerial Scout Combat Helicopter for Army's Armed Scout Requirement
EADS North America today unveiled its Armed Aerial Scout 72X+ (AAS-72X+) at the annual Army Aviation Association of America convention in Nashville during a press conference at the company's exhibit. MarketWire

Janet Moyer Landscaping Announces Schedule of Spring Garden Tours for 2012
Janet Moyer Landscaping (JML), a full service landscaping company in San Francisco devoted to addressing the unique constraints and challenges of urban gardens, will be featured in two of the city's most prominent garden tours this spring 2012. MarketWire

Teal Newland Joins StumbleUpon as Vice President of Sales
StumbleUpon, the easiest way to explore new and interesting things from across the Web, today announced that Teal Newland, most recently a Vice President/Group Director at Digitas, has joined the company's executive team as Vice President of Sales. MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards Discovers Fifty Percent of Canadians Wish They Could Fly
According to a recent survey commissioned by Wyndham Rewards®, the world's largest hotel loyalty program with the most participating hotels, fifty percent (50%) of Canadians wish they could fly and forty percent (40%) would like to be Iron Man. MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards Finds Nearly Half of Americans Wish They Could Fly
According to a recent survey commissioned by Wyndham Rewards®, the world's largest hotel loyalty program with the most participating hotels, forty four percent (44%) of Americans wish they could fly and forty percent (40%) would like to be Captain America. MarketWire

Kerio Technologies Signs Australian Distribution Partnership With Digital Techniques
Kerio Technologies today announced that it has reached a distribution agreement with Digital Techniques, a Sydney-based IT solutions distributor. Under the terms of the agreement, Digital Techniques will promote and distribute the hardware and software appliance editions of Kerio Control, a UTM security appliance, and Kerio Operator, an IP voice system MarketWire

FNB Bancorp Declares Second Quarter Dividend 2012
FNB Bancorp (OTCBB: FNBG), the holding company for First National Bank of Northern California, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of six cents per share on the Company's Common Stock totaling approximately $210,445.68. The dividend is payable on May 18, 2012 to shareholders of record as of April 30, 2012. MarketWire

TableTopics Releases New Spring Editions: Happiness and Reality Check
TableTopics, the creators of conversation starter sets with editions for adults, families, teens and kids, is launching two new editions -- Happiness and Reality Check. MarketWire

Nomura Provides the Best Japanese Investment Research, Money Managers Tell Institutional Investor
Nomura Securities Co. is the undisputed champion of Japanese investment research, according to participants in Institutional Investor's 19th annual All-Japan Research Team survey. MarketWire

2012 Women Against MS Luncheon to Honor Penn President Amy Gutmann
The 10th annual Women Against MS Luncheon announced today that it will honor University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann with its 2012 Woman of Spirit Award. The luncheon, to be held on Tuesday, May 8, at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel, unites a powerful network of women throughout the Greater Philadelphia region to create a world free of multiple sclerosis. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Listing Agent for Six Industrial Buildings in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Binswanger has been named exclusive listing agent by Franklin Electric Company, Inc. to market their 215,290 sq. ft. six-building industrial and office complex on approximately 15 acres at 3810 North Tulsa Avenue in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. MarketWire

Security Benefit Launches Innovative Total Value Annuity
Security Benefit Corporation, a leading provider of retirement savings and income vehicles throughout the nation, today announced the launch of its Total Value Annuity, a fixed index annuity (FIA) offered exclusively through four elite independent marketing organizations (IMOs). MarketWire Becomes the First Insurance Exam-Prep Service to Add State-Specific Product Training to Its Insurance Exam Prep Courses® is pleased to announce that students who are studying to pass the life/health state insurance exams can now include state-specific annuity or long-term care training with the purchase of any pre-license training course. This enhancement makes PreLicense MarketWire

Century 21 Real Estate LLC Becomes the Official Real Estate Partner of U.S. Soccer
Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world's largest real estate sales organization, today announced it is the official real estate company of U.S. Soccer, including the U.S. Men's and Women's National Teams, through March of 2014. MarketWire

TextMe Wins 2012 Readers' Choice Award for Best iPhone Texting App
TextMe, a leading provider of free mobile communications on any connected device, today announced that it has been selected as the 2012 Readers' Choice Award for Best iPhone Texting App. Now in its fifth year, the About MarketWire

Leap Forward Gaming's SaffariNet(R) Selected as a "2012 Top Ten Slot Floor Product"
Revolutionary gaming technology innovator Leap Forward Gaming (LFG) today announced its SaffariNet® ecosystem has been selected as one of the Top Ten slot floor products for 2012 in Casino Enterprise Management's sixth annual Slot Floor Technology Awards. MarketWire

Experts to Share Proven Innovation in Fueling Tech Marketing ROI
The ExecEvent today announced the first ever Tech Marketing Summit -- an event dedicated to fueling marketing ROI and bottom line business growth for technology vendors. Technology marketing leaders will share innovative strategies and tactics, proven to power marketing success with today's digitally empowered technology buyers MarketWire

Mayo Mis-Statements Show That Money, Not Public Health, Is Real Issue for Derms: International Smart Tan Network
The single county that Mayo Clinic dermatology researchers used to produce a new study of melanoma incidence has 15 times more dermatologists per capita than the rest of the country -- a confounding stat that Mayo failed to disclose and which explains why the paper suggested an increase that isn't in the national data. MarketWire

'Sanctiprize' Offers Biblically-Based Remedies for Personal Recovery
Dennis Bank, a minister and author of the new book "Sanctiprize,", dropped out of the seminary after finding its teaching seemed more about administration and man-made dogma than spirituality. MarketWire

Boca Raton Condominium Sales Increase Nearly 15%
South Florida's luxury condominium market is on the rebound according to a new market analysis completed by Boca Raton based Nestler Poletto Sotheby's International Realty. The analysis indicates a 14.67% increase in the number of sales in Boca Raton as compared to the same period in 2011 for properties valued at $600,000 to $3 million. MarketWire

L'Oreal-UNESCO Names Professor Bonnie Bassler, Princeton University, for Women in Science 2012 Laureate for North America
The L'ORÉAL-UNESCO For Women in Science partnership recognized five exceptional women scientists from around the world with the 2012 L'ORÉAL-UNESCO Award in Life Sciences. The awards ceremony took place on March 29 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Announces Availability of Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2011
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2011 has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and can be accessible on the Company's website,, under the "Investor Relations" section under "Annual Reports" at the top of the page. MarketWire

OneWire's Client Advisory Board Examines Issues Facing Recruiters
OneWire®, delivering better talent faster, announced today findings from its recent client advisory board. Through this program, OneWire has been able to gain insight into how its clients juggle multiple systems to acquire talent and the challenges they face during the hiring process. MarketWire

Michael Glennie Appointed President and Chief Operating Officer at Fairmont Raffles Hotels International
Fairmont Raffles Hotels International (FRHI), the parent company of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Raffles Hotels & Resorts, and Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, today announced the appointment of Michael Glennie as president and chief operating officer. MarketWire

Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. Reaches Settlement Agreement on Cause No. 4:10-cv-05086
Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PRRY) and Kent Weisenberg are pleased to announce that they have entered into a Settlement Agreement and Mutual Release, effective March 8, 2012, fully and finally resolving all disputes between all parties MarketWire

Windhover Announces the Presenting Companies for the 9th Annual PSO Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York, April 11-13, 2012
Elsevier Business Intelligence and Windhover are proud to announce the carefully selected companies that will be presenting at the 9th Annual 2012 Pharmaceutical Strategic Outlook Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York, from April 11th to the 13th MarketWire

FIABCI-USA Now Accepting Nominations for 2012 FIABCI Prix d'Excellence Awards
The USA Chapter of The International Real Estate Federation, FIABCI-USA, is currently accepting nominations of real estate projects for its inaugural Prix d'Excellence Awards presented in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal MarketWire

Unmatched Success of SRS in Orthopaedics Leads Mountainstate Orthopedic Associates to Purchase SRS EHR
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that Mountainstate Orthopedic Associates, Inc. (MOA) has selected the SRS EHR for its 6 providers. MOA is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, and has been providing orthopaedic care to the surrounding areas since 1977. MarketWire

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With numerous blogs and stock picking services, it's not easy finding top-notch trading ideas. More than likely, a service with a long, proven history of success would be a key criteria. fits the bill. Since 1998, has helped investors navigate the ups and downs with an extremely impressive track record MarketWire

ATCO Structures & Logistics Opening New Manufacturing Plant in Southeastern Idaho
ATCO Structures & Logistics is opening a 200,000 sq. ft. manufacturing plant in Pocatello, Idaho. The production facility, ATCO's third in the U.S., will help meet growing demand for modular workforce housing in the energy and mining industries. MarketWire

Panjiva and The Global Sourcing Council Study Finds Economic Optimism Among Suppliers and Buyers
Global trade intelligence leader Panjiva and The Global Sourcing Council, a non-profit organization that fosters dialog on critical issues in global sourcing and supply chain management, today unveiled a joint report, The State of Global Trade in 2012, which highlights key concerns, challenges and opportunities facing those engaged in global trade MarketWire

Seven Arts Entertainment CEO Issues Letter to Stockholders Regarding Results of Stockholders' Meeting
Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: SAPX) ("Seven Arts") issued a letter to stockholders today from its CEO Peter Hoffman to discuss recent developments including the Annual Stockholder Meeting held on March 27, 2012. MarketWire

BrightScope Highlights the Top 25 Chicago Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced its second annual list of the top Chicago area-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. This year BrightScope has extended the list to include the top 25 companies. MarketWire

RCI Adds 150 New Affiliated Resorts to Its Global Exchange Network
RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, announced today at the ARDA World 2012 Annual Convention and Exposition that it added more than 150 new affiliated properties to its global network last year. These additions join a collection of more than 4,000 affiliated resorts in popular destinations around the world. MarketWire

Universal Vision Group to Merge With Webteh Creating International Pre-Paid Card Issuing Conglomerate in Industry Expected to Surpass $440 Billion by 2017
Universal Vision Group Inc. (UVG), a leading provider of prepaid cards and e-commerce software, is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Webteh d.o.o. and its founders whereby Webteh will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Vision Group as it expands globally. MarketWire

SEI Hires Global Head of Equities
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today the appointment of Stephen Beinhacker as Global Head of Equities for SEI's Investment Management Unit. In this role, he will be responsible for the six equity portfolio teams, including the three located in Oaks, PA and the teams in London, Toronto, and Hong Kong. MarketWire

CT Corporation Delivers Powerful UCC Search and Filing Technology, Enhanced for Law Firm Professionals
UCC related work just became much easier for CT Corporation customers with the integration of the newly improved web application, iLien. iLien is a system tailored specifically for the specialized process of due diligence work and UCC filing. Law firm customers will now be able to manage lien portfolios and conduct UCC search and filing with greater ease and efficiency. MarketWire

Realtors(R) Raise Fair Housing Awareness in Local Communities
As the leading advocate for homeownership and housing issues, the National Association of Realtors® will join the nation in honoring Fair Housing Month this April. MarketWire

U.S. Credit Union Deposits Up $41 Billion in 2011
The nation's credit unions increased deposits by $41 billion, or 5.2%, in 2011, according to a new analysis by Weiss Ratings, a leading independent rating agency of U.S. financial institutions. The Weiss review of fourth quarter 2011 data for 7,186 U.S. credit unions also found that deposits increased 29.6% since the end of 2007, before the banking crisis began, jumping from $646 MarketWire

Deadline on April 9 in Lawsuit for Investors in Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (PWAV) Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of certain investors in shares Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (PWAV) against Powerwave Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Campus Solutions Transforms College Campuses Nationwide With New Mobile Applications
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY) Campus Solutions division(SM) has launched three feature-laden, user-friendly mobile applications for higher education institutions and students, including the first-ever mobile payment application and virtual campus ID card. MarketWire

Document Capture Technologies Reports Record Revenues for 2011
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), a global IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced 2011 revenues of $17.7 million, a 19% increase over 2010. Gross profit percentage remained steady and robust at 38% during 2011. MarketWire

Former Citigroup Executive Lewis Cohen Joins BillMyParents Strategic Advisory Board
BillMyParents, Inc. (OTCQB: BMPI) (OTCBB: BMPI) announced today that Lewis Cohen has joined the company's newly created Strategic Advisory Board. Mr. Cohen brings 28 years of experience at Citigroup, most recently serving as the Executive Vice President, Planning and Strategy, for the Citigroup Global Sector's Chief Data Office. MarketWire

Win an Apple iPod Nano From the New Lord Balfour Hotel South Beach
The Lord Balfour hotel rocks into a late Spring debut with an Apple iPod Nano giveaway preloaded with 25 songs from British rockers (some who flaunt tattoos), and rolls out introductory rates welcoming guests to South Beach. Lord Balfour guest rooms feature a vibrant, larger-than-life photograph of a beauty flaunting her colorful tattoo MarketWire

Anadarko Receives Final Approval of Algeria Tax Agreement
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced the Algerian government has given final approval to an amendment to Anadarko's production sharing agreement (PSA) with Sonatrach, pursuant to the previously announced exceptional profits tax (TPE) settlement. As a result, the settlement agreement is now fully effective, and this final approval brings closure to the TPE dispute. MarketWire

Make This Your Fittest Summer Ever With the MostFit(TM) Suspension Strap
When celebrities have to get in shape, they spend hours at it, often with the help of a certified -- and expensive -- personal trainer. For the rest of us, we're lucky we can squeeze any exercise into our schedules, what with the daily demands of work and family life. That's where the MostFit™ Suspension Strap comes in, offering you "grab-and-go exercise" and at little cost MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies Files Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2011 Reflecting 20% Increase in Revenues With 57% Reduction in Operating Expenses
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx"), www.connectyx MarketWire

Industry Leading CPA Network Clickbooth Selects Cake Marketing for Real-Time Tracking and Analytics Platform
Cake Marketing, the Software as a Service (SaaS) division of Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLZ), announced its partnership with Clickbooth, a leading performance based network and winner of the Inc. Magazine Top 500 Fastest Growing Companies in Marketing and Advertising in 2009 MarketWire

Diagnostic Imaging International Corp. 2011 Financial Results-EBITDA of $0.012 Per Share
Diagnostic Imaging International Corp. (OTCQB: DIIG) announced today that it has filed its 2011 10-K report and provided an update on its financial results for 2011. MarketWire

Trailblazing Mobile Social Connectivity App "Touch" Extends Technology Innovation, Market Leadership with New Release
Today, less than four months following its initial launch, a new release of the mobile interpersonal connectivity application "Touch," that is transforming social networking by seamlessly connecting people with their closest relationships, has been made available across all major mobile platforms. Fully compatible across iOS, Android and BlackBerry devices, Touch Version 3 MarketWire

EverBank Acquires and Integrates MetLife Warehouse Finance
EverBank Financial Corp., one of the nation's largest privately-held financial services firms, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of MetLife Warehouse Finance. MetLife Warehouse Finance has become EverBank Warehouse Finance and has been integrated into EverBank's mortgage division MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Acceptance by Petrobras of the Ocean Rig Mykonos
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) (the "Company" or "Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that on March 22, 2012, the Ocean Rig Mykonos completed the general testing of equipment as required by Petroleo Brazilieiro S.A., and has commenced revenue-generating drilling operations in Brazil. MarketWire

Sage Communications' Executives Welcome John H.R. Mills to Partnership
Sage Communications, a full service marketing communications, branding and public relations firm based in the DC Metro area is proud to announce that it has named creative director John H.R. Mills as its newest partner MarketWire to Provide Searchable Database of 1940 U.S. Census
As the 1940 U.S. Federal Census becomes available today after a 72-year privacy protection period, is now indexing the records to provide a searchable database along with the census images to both companies and individuals. MarketWire

Promising Data Presented at AACR Further Support New Lung Cancer Treatment Combination as Well as Ongoing Studies of Peregrine's Bavituximab
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

American Petro-Hunter Announces Spud of SOM-1H Mississippi Lime Horizontal Well at South Oklahoma Project
American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH) ("American Petro-Hunter" or the "Company") today is very pleased to announce the spud of the SOM-1H horizontal well at the Company's South Oklahoma Project. MarketWire

Sigma Designs Selected to Purchase Trident's Digital Television Business
Sigma Designs®, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIGM), a leading provider of connected media platforms, today announced that it has been selected as the successful bidder to acquire certain assets of Trident Microsystems, Inc MarketWire Changes Company Name to Optimal, Expands Leading Social Media Brand, Inc., the creators of, the leading social media advertising and data platform, announced today the company will begin operating under a new name, Optimal, Inc., effective immediately. MarketWire

Penske Truck Leasing Appoints Sherry Sanger Senior Vice President of Marketing
Penske Truck Leasing announced the appointment of Sherry Sanger as Senior Vice President of Marketing. Sanger, who was the company's Vice President of Marketing since 2004, is now responsible for all marketing functions globally, which includes strategic marketing, promotional activities, market research and interactive marketing for Penske Truck Leasing and its subsidiary, Penske Logistics MarketWire

BIOLASE to Present at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced today that COO and CFO Fred Furry is scheduled to make an investor presentation at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, April 4, at 2:40 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference is being held April 3-4 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Redbeacon Launches Price Estimator Tool, Instantly Calculates Average Price Quotes for Common Home Projects in Your Area
Keeping up with the Joneses is a lot easier when you know what the Joneses paid for their new kitchen remodel. Today, online home-services marketplace, Redbeacon ( launched a free Price Estimator tool that lets homeowners find out the average prices for common home projects in their area. MarketWire

National Study Reveals Baby Boomer Surge in Independent Employment
MBO Partners, the leader in the $250-billion and growing independent consulting sector in America, today released for the first time a new, proprietary report on the state of Boomer independent workers in America MarketWire

New Study Offers Hope for Early Detection of Autism
April is Autism Awareness Month and a recently published article in the American Journal of Chinese Medicine examining the latest study, "Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Autism via Meridian Theory" by Dr. Shui Yin Lo, Theoretical Physicist and Co-Founder of Double Helix Water, suggests that Traditional Chinese Medicine could detect autism prior to a child starting to show any symptoms. MarketWire

New Version of eSignal's Trading Software Offers Increased Flexibility to Help Active Traders Manage Their Positions
eSignal, an Interactive Data company and leading provider of real-time desktop solutions for professional and individual traders, today announced that it has released eSignal version 11.4, which provides traders with a significantly expanded suite of advanced analytics software. MarketWire

AdSafe Leads the Way for Next Generation Pre-Bid Brand Safety, Contextual and Viewability Integrations With Top Ad Technology, Demand and Sell Side Partners
AdSafe Media (www.adsafemedia MarketWire

Ninth Annual International Business Awards(SM) Announces Call for Entries
The Stevie® Awards today issued the call for entries for The Ninth Annual International Business Awards, the world's premier business awards competition, which last year attracted nominations from more than 50 nations and territories. MarketWire

Avaya Wins Six 2012 Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service
Avaya was presented with a total of six Stevie® Awards, including two Gold, three Silver and one Bronze award in the sixth annual Stevie Awards Ceremony for Sales & Customer Service. MarketWire

EnOcean Targets Global Growth With Future Electronics as New Distribution Partner
Reinforcing the globalization of its business, EnOcean has entered into a strategic relationship with Future Energy Solutions (FES), a division of Future Electronics. EnOcean, the inventor of patented, self-powered wireless technology selected FES as its distribution partner to open new markets for its energy harvesting wireless sensor solutions MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Expands Industry's Broadest Security Portfolio With Strategic Appliance for Mid-Sized Businesses and Large Enterprise Branch Offices
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced the introduction of a powerful multi-threat security appliance that meets the performance and deployment flexibility demands for small-to-medium sized businesses and branch offices of large enterprises and delivers significant headroom for growth MarketWire

MetraTech's Metanga to Monetize InfoGin's New Mobile Cloud Service, GinWiz(TM)
MetraTech Corp., the leading provider of agreements-based billing and compensation solutions, today announced that Metanga, its multi-tenant, cloud-based billing application, will monetize InfoGin's new mobile cloud service, called GinWiz MarketWire

Cross-Screen Video Advertising Solution Provider Mixpo Releases Key Findings for Tune-In Campaigns From February Sweeps
Today, intelligent cross-screen video ad campaign enabler Mixpo released a report providing an overview of key findings and insights collected from tune-in campaigns during the February 2012 Sweeps period. MarketWire

Quaterra Appoints Tony Walsh to Board of Directors
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced that Anthony (Tony) Walsh has been appointed a director of the Company effective March 27, 2012. MarketWire

MMRGlobal, the Place to Build Your Personal Health Record, Wraps Up the Year With an Open Letter to Shareholders
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) MarketWire

NutraCea Announces 2011 Year End Financial Results
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today announced its financial results for the year ending December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Elephant Talk Communications Announces Strong Growth in Mobile and Security Solutions Revenues for Fiscal Year 2011
Elephant Talk Communications, Corp. (NYSE Amex: ETAK) (, an international provider of business software and services to the telecommunications and financial services industries, today announced the results of operations for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

New York, London, Paris and Tokyo Are Top Global Cities in 2012 A.T. Kearney Global Cities Index
New York and London remain the world's most global cities, while major emerging-market cities strengthened their ability to challenge global leaders in the next 10 to 20 years, according to the 2012 A.T. Kearney Global Cities Index which was released today in collaboration with Bloomberg. MarketWire

Viator(R) Launches New Shore Excursion Website to Help Cruise Passengers Find and Book Great Deals on Popular Local Excursions, Exclusive Experiences and Private Tours, up to 60% Off
Viator, Inc., the leading resource for researching and booking tours and activities around the world, today unveiled a new website specifically designed to help cruise passengers find and book shore excursions with savings up to 60% off typical rates offered by cruise lines. MarketWire

Linkwell in Definitive Agreement to Acquire Metamining Nevada, Inc. as Wholly Owned Subsidiary
Linkwell Corporation "Linkwell" (OTCQB: LWLL) (PINKSHEETS: LWLL), a developer, manufacturer and distributer of disinfectant healthcare products in China, announced today it has entered into a definitive share exchange agreement with Metamining Inc. ("Metamining") to acquire Metamining Nevada, Inc MarketWire

Virtual Instruments Positioned in the Visionaries Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Storage Resource Management and SAN Management Software
Virtual Instruments, a leading provider of virtual infrastructure optimization solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Visionaries" quadrant of the "Magic Quadrant for Storage Resource Management and SAN Management Software"(1). MarketWire

Cytomedix to Present at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies for wound care, inflammation and angiogenesis, today announced that Edward L MarketWire

EnerNOC Tops $500 Million in Customer Savings Worldwide
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications and services, today announced that it has achieved more than $500 million in estimated savings to date for its commercial, institutional, and industrial (C&I) customers through its demand response, energy efficiency, and energy supply procurement solutions MarketWire

SMTP, Inc. Reports Record 2011 Financial Results
2011 Revenues increase over 56% to $4.28 million 2011 Gross profit margins increased 420 basis points 2011 Net Income increases 129.3% 2011 Earnings Per Share (diluted) of $0.06 in 2011vs $0.03 in 2010 SMTP, Inc. (OTCBB: SMTP), a global email marketing and delivery provider, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011 MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas Announces 2011 Financial Results
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, today announced annual revenue of approximately $2.5 million, compared to approximately $90,000 for the fiscal year 2010. Operating profit for 2011 increased to approximately $649,000, compared to a loss of $7 million in 2010. MarketWire

Wave Partners With Vigil Software to Further Channel Expansion in Europe
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) ( announced today that it has partnered with Vigil Software Ltd., an award-winning IT security distributor based in the United Kingdom (UK). The agreement marks the latest step in Wave's strategic channel expansion targeting enterprise customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Provides Superior Precision Aerial Imagery for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced their agreement with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to provide statewide Precision Aerial imagery that exceeds the requirements of the Massachusetts state Geographic Information System (MassGIS) Department. MarketWire

Ameren Illinois Plans $625 Million Project to Modernize Electric Infrastructure and Create Jobs, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Ameren Illinois (Peoria, Illinois), an electric and gas distribution unit of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) (St. Louis, Missouri), has developed a 10-year, $625 million plan to modernize and improve its electric infrastructure MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Acquisition of One Handysize Vessel and Favorable Financing of Acquired and Existing Vessels
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM), a large, global, vertically integrated seaborne shipping and logistics company, announced today that it has acquired the Navios Serenity, a 2011-built Handysize vessel of 34,718 DWT, for $26.0 million. The vessel was previously part of Navios Holdings' long-term chartered-in fleet MarketWire

Permanent General Selects Mitchell as Exclusive Provider of Physical Damage Claims Solutions
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty Claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced that Permanent General Companies, Inc. chose Mitchell as its exclusive provider of auto physical damage claims processing solutions MarketWire

HubPages Launches Educational Program for Talented Writers
While the publishing industry has migrated online, talented writers are still trying to figure out how to make the transition from the printed page to a Web page MarketWire

KlabLab Launches Education Revolution With Sound of Knowledge Bus Tour, Interactive Site
KlabLab, the company leading the education revolution one song at a time, today announced its official launch and the kick-off of the Sound of Knowledge Tour 2012. Combining collaborative in-classroom lessons with its interactive website, KlabLab creates a new way to inspire today's hyper-connected, super social students MarketWire

Swank, Inc. Announces Go-Shop Process Alternative Proposal Not to Move Forward
Swank, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNKI), a leading designer and marketer of men's and women's belts and men's leather accessories, jewelry and suspenders, announced today that the third party who had submitted the previously announced alternative acquisition proposal to acquire all of Swank's outstanding shares of common stock has decided not to move forward with the proposal MarketWire

The INTEGRITY Secure Client Solution Achieves TSABI PL-4 Accreditation to Protect Government Data
DoDIIS - INTEGRITY Global Security, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Green Hills Software, today announced the INTEGRITY Secure Client (ISC) solution was granted a Protection Level 4 (PL-4) accreditation. Sponsored by the US Air Force, the accreditation provides the government community with the benefits of secure data separation and simultaneous data access on commercially available computers. MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Acquires Interest in Multi-Well Drill Program in Texas
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to announce that the Company has acquired a 5% Working Interest in the highly prospective MontCrest Energy Drilling Program #3 in Coleman County, Texas (the "MontCrest Drill Program") MarketWire

VelaTel Completes Its Acquisition of Subsidiary Herlong Investments Limited
VelaTel Global Communications (OTCQB: VELA) (PINKSHEETS: VELA), a leader in deploying and operating wireless broadband and telecommunication networks worldwide, is pleased to announce that it has reached a major milestone by closing its acquisition of Herlong Investments Limited and its operating subsidiaries, Novi-Net and Montenegro Connect MarketWire

W. P. Carey President and CEO, Trevor Bond, to Speak at RealShare Net Lease Conference
Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced today that President and CEO, Trevor P. Bond, will participate at the RealShare Net Lease Conference to be held at the Marriot Marquis in New York City on April 3, 2012. Mr. Bond will join a panel of net lease executives who will discuss "The State of the Net Lease Market" in a Town Hall Meeting-style session at 9:00 AM (ET). MarketWire

Oracle Ranked Top Player in Email Platforms for Service Providers Market by The Radicati Group, Inc.
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group's Client, Tsingda, Reports 2011 Performance
EastBridge Investment Group (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) announced today its client, Tsingda Education, has reported their 2011 financial results. The Dec. 31, 2011 revenue was $45,155,225 compared to $27,447,545 for Dec. 31, 2010; Dec. 31, 2011 comprehensive income was $15,046,897 compared to $11,023,193 for Dec. 31, 2010. MarketWire

New Business Revolutionizes Pillows to Unzip for Workspace, Convenience and Flair
A new business has put a zippered spin on the traditional couch pillow for the convenience of multi-taskers everywhere. It's All in the Pillow™ offers patented plush pillows that unzip to provide a non-slip tray table, allowing users to work and relax with convenience. MarketWire

Melissa Data Demonstrates Optimized Data Quality Tools at National Postal Forum
NPF, Booth #1033 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and direct marketing solutions, today announced a range of data quality solutions designed to streamline mailing costs and increase postal accuracy of direct mail campaigns MarketWire

China Modern Agricultural Information Releases Net Income Guidance of $13.8 Million or $0.31 EPS for the First Nine Months of Fiscal Year 2012
China Modern Agricultural Information Inc. ("the Company") (OTCBB: CMCI), a high-tech livestock company specializing in the breeding of cows and calves, the production and sale of milk and the sale of organic fertilizer, today releases the projected earnings for the 2012 fiscal first nine months ended March 31st, 2012. The projected net income will increase 163% to $13.8 million or $0 MarketWire

Unique Collaboration Yields Secure and Resilient Virtual Computing Platform for Sensitive Cloud Deployments
DoDIIS Worldwide Conference -- Three companies known for their innovation in producing solutions for government and DoD applications, LynuxWorks, Inc., TransLattice and Fritz Technologies Corporation, today announced a collaboration of their technologies and expertise to provide a new platform for building cloud deployments in sensitive environments. The resulting S.E.C.U.R.E MarketWire

CNS Response Announces Reverse Stock Split
CNS Response, Inc. (OTCBB: CNSO) today announced that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held on March 28, 2012, approved a reverse split of the Company's common stock at a ratio of one share for every 30 shares of common stock outstanding. The split will become effective at 5:00 pm, Pacific Time, on Monday, April 2, 2012 MarketWire

Boston-Based Arsenal Consulting Finds New Evidence of Electronic Forgery in Critical Turkish Coup Plot Case
Arsenal Consulting (, providers of exceptional computer forensics services that leverage powerful technologies and techniques to uncover smoking gun evidence, today announced they have found new proof of digital forgery in Turkey's politically sensitive "Sledgehammer" case MarketWire

Sales Readiness Group Opens Enrollment for Live Virtual Sales Management Training Program
Sales Readiness Group (SRG), an industry leader in live online sales training, today announced its open enrollment schedule for Professional Sales Management, its newest live online training program developed to provide busy front-line sales managers with the skills, knowledge, and tools they need to drive sales performance. MarketWire

Sales Readiness Group Launches On-Demand Sales Training
Sales Readiness Group (SRG), an industry leader in live online sales training, is expanding its training offering to include on-demand sales training and reinforcement programs for global sales organizations. MarketWire

Dachis Group Launches Advocate Insight
Dachis Group, the world's leading social software and solutions firm, today announced the launch of Advocate Insight, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering that identifies brands' advocates across social channels and measures each individual's brand impact. MarketWire

eHealthInsurance Partners With Leading Small Business Expert Steve Strauss to Help Launch
Today eHealthInsurance (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, announced its sponsorship of, a new website providing business advice for professionals starting their own companies or freelancing or contracting for the first time MarketWire

Aktana Launches Product Suite and Revised Brand to Address Huge Need for Sales Intelligence Solutions for the Field
Aktana, the leader in actionable analytics for sales force effectiveness, today announced a new product suite in their quest to arm field sales forces with tools to increase the effectiveness of their day-to-day decisions. Aktana's new Collective Intelligence Suite for Field Sales is an iPad accessible solution equipped with a unique sales suggestion engine MarketWire

Bridgelux Expands Decor Ultra-High Color Rendering LED Array Series to Address Growing Demand in Retail & Hospitality Lighting
Bridgelux Inc., bringing innovation to light by delivering high power, energy efficient and cost effective LED solutions, today announced the expansion of its highly successful Decor™ line of ultra-high color rendering index (CRI) LED arrays MarketWire

Apollo Global Management Purchases $50 Million of Apollo Investment Corporation's Common Stock at Net Asset Value in a Private Placement
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) or "AIC" and Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) today announced that a subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, LLC has purchased approximately $50 million, or approximately 5.9 million newly issued shares, of Apollo Investment Corporation's common stock, at net asset value ("NAV"). Management estimates that NAV per share was approximately $8 MarketWire

Apollo Investment Corporation Initiates Chief Financial Officer Search
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) or the "Company," "Apollo Investment," "we" or "our" today announced that it has initiated a search for a new combined Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Treasurer MarketWire

Email Deliverability Visionary Moderates and Participates in Four Panels at Upcoming eMarketing Association Conference
WHAT:Michael Thompson, Vice President, Relationship Management, ClickSquared will moderate a panel titled, "Improving Open and Click-Thru Rates on Your Email Program" at the upcoming eMarketing Association Conference MarketWire

Digital Reasoning and Semantic Research Bring Visualization to Automated Understanding
Digital Reasoning and Semantic Research today announced that they have integrated Digital Reasoning's Synthesys® big data analytics solution with Semantica® data fusion and analysis software MarketWire

Northeastern Illinois University Leverages Symantec Solutions to Boost Efficiency, Improve Backup and Tighten Security in Virtual and Physical IT Environments
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Northeastern Illinois University is using a combination of Symantec's backup and security software solutions to implement an IT consolidation program across virtual and physical environments to simultaneously break down organizational silos, reduce costs, improve backup and tighten messaging security MarketWire

Saks Incorporated Selects Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle Retail Merchandising and Planning Solutions to Help Drive Cross-Channel Growth
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Sitecore, agencyQ and CLASP Create Information Hub for Energy Efficiency Experts
Sitecore today announced that CLASP (The Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program) implemented Sitecore's Web Content Management System (CMS) software to power its new website. The CLASP site is designed to enable knowledge sharing among a diverse, international audience of policymakers, experts in energy efficiency, and multi-government collaborations. MarketWire

OnTrak Software Announces Partnership With Inventiv

Venture-Backed IPOs Have Strongest Opening Quarter in Five Years
Venture-backed initial public offering (IPO) activity marked its strongest opening quarter, by number of issues and dollars raised, since the first quarter of 2007. Bolstered by increased stability in the broader U.S. stock market indices, 19 venture-backed companies went public in the United States during the first quarter of 2012, raising $1 MarketWire

Kaseya Announces First-Ever Customer Enrichment Program to Support and Enhance IT Providers' Businesses
Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management software, today announced the Kaseya Industry Experts Program, a first of its kind customer enrichment program that brings together an ecosystem of subject matter experts dedicated to helping Kaseya customers enhance their business acumen and profitability MarketWire

Mesa Police Department Pre-Orders AXON Flex On-Officer Cameras
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), a global provider of safety technologies that protect life, today announced two pre-orders for its new innovative evidence capture and management platform. MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Appoints Robert M. Miller Ceradyne Vice President Acquisitions and Corporate Development
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) announced the appointment of Robert M. Miller as Ceradyne Vice President Acquisitions and Corporate Development. Miller joined Ceradyne in 2009 after the acquisition of the military helmet manufacturer Diaphorm Technologies, LLC of Salem, New Hampshire where he served as General Manager. MarketWire

F4SS Announces the Formation of the Continuous Improvement (CI) Network
The F4SS (Foundation for Strategic Sourcing), a non-profit organization serving the upstream Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) supply chain, has announced the formation of the Continuous Improvement (CI) Network MarketWire

RFID Chipmakers Align on Industry-Wide Serialization Schema
Leading UHF Gen 2 radio frequency identification (RFID) technology provider Impinj, Inc. today announced industry alignment on a chip-based serialization schema, termed MCS (Multi-vendor Chip-Based Serialization), to facilitate serialization for brand-owners using passive RFID tags for item level tagging MarketWire

BioNitrogen (BION) Announces Letter of Intent to Build Second Fertilizer Plant in Texas
BioNitrogen Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BION) a developer of revolutionary patent-pending technology for converting renewable and abundant biomass waste into high-nitrogen urea and urea fertilizer is pleased to announce it has signed a Letter of Intent to construct the company's second planned fertilizer plant at the Levelland Industrial Rail Park, Levelland, Texas. MarketWire

Co-Founder of Biotech Powerhouse, ImClone Systems, Sees the Same Type of Potential at Neptune Subsidiary
Harlan Waksal M.D. joined Acasti Pharma Inc. (TSX VENTURE: APO), a subsidiary of Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. (NASDAQ: NEPT) as Executive Vice-President, Business & Scientific Affairs last summer. MarketWire

Tego Radically Simplifies RFID With Drag-and-Drop Interface
Tego, Inc., the leading provider of RFID solutions for smart assets, today unveiled its TegoDrive™ software at RFID Journal LIVE! in Orlando. TegoDrive treats information stored on RFID tags as files and folders on the desktop MarketWire

Stevia First Corp. Adds 4 Key Advisors to Guide Stevia Product Development
Stevia First Corp. (OTCBB: STVF) ("Stevia First." or the "Company"), an early stage agribusiness based in California's Central valley growing region and focused on the industrial scale production of stevia, the all-natural zero-calorie sweetener that is rapidly transforming the food and beverage industry, is pleased to announce the addition of four key advisors including Dr. Michael T MarketWire

Willbros Awarded Construction Contract for the Red River Gathering Pipeline Project
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that a unit of its Oil & Gas segment has been awarded a contract by Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. to construct a portion of the Red River Gathering Pipeline. The scope of work includes construction of 97 miles of 30" pipeline from Ardmore, OK to Denton, TX. Mobilization is underway and construction is scheduled to commence in early April. MarketWire

Ronn Motor Company Announces a Company Name Change and Reverse Stock Split
Ronn Motor Company (PINKSHEETS: RNNM) has now changed its name, effective today, to VydroTech, Inc and announces a one-for-seven reverse stock split. MarketWire

AVI BioPharma Announces Eteplirsen Meets Primary Endpoint, Demonstrating a Significant Increase in Dystrophin at 24 Weeks Compared to Placebo in Phase IIb Trial for the Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today announced that treatment with eteplirsen met the primary efficacy endpoint in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase IIb study in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Eteplirsen administered once weekly at 30mg/kg over 24 weeks resulted in a statistically significant (p ≤ 0 MarketWire

Implant Sciences Hires Marketing Programs Manager
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that it has hired Cheryl Debelis to fill the newly created position of Marketing Programs Manager MarketWire

Evolving Systems Granted US Patent for Dynamic SIM Allocation(TM)
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL) MarketWire

The Greenburg Family Raises Over $1M for LA Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Empowered by their son Tyler, age nine, who was diagnosed with autism at age two, Ari Greenburg and wife Andrea Lee, Captains of Team Greenbean, have led their Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks' team to raise over $1M for autism in six years, making Team Greenbean the top fundraising Autism Speaks' walk team in the nation. MarketWire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited Conference Call First-Quarter 2012 Results
Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced todaythat a conference call to present the Company's unaudited results for thefirstquarter of 2012 will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 3:00pm CEST(9:00amEDT, 2:00pm BST). The conference call will be hosted by: - Mr. Niels G. Stolt-Nielsen - Chief Executive Officer, Stolt-NielsenLimited - Mr MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Reports Record Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, today announced full financial results for fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. Announces Commencement of Backstopped Equity Offering to Stockholders
DHT Holdings, Inc. Announces Commencement of Backstopped Equity Offering toStockholdersDHT Holdings, Inc. ("DHT" or the"Company") (NYSE: DHT) announced today that it has commenced its previouslyannounced backstopped equity offering of shares of the Company's commonstockand preferred stock MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts In Vitro Diagnostics Market Growth at 6.8% CAGR Through 2018 has announced the addition of the new report "In Vitro Diagnostics Market to 2018 - Consolidation, Decentralization and Demand for Genetic Testing to Shape the Competitive Landscape," to their collection of In Vitro Diagnostics market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch MarketWire

ePals and NeuEdu Tianjin Execute Definitive Joint Venture Contract for China Partnership

Zoomline(TM): Avoid Waiting in Line Outside Wrigley Field on Opening Day
Zoomline™ will be available at several locations outside Wrigley Field on Opening Day so individuals who do not wish to wait in line at local bars/restaurants won't have to. The individual club sets the price for the Zoomline™ users to by-pass the lines and gain immediate entry to their location. The Zoomline™ app is available to all smart phone users by logging into www.Zoomline MarketWire

ENSERVCO Reports Full-Year Revenue of $24.7 Million, up 32% From 2010; Adjusted EBITDA* Improves 47% to $3.1 Million Versus Prior Year
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCQB: ENSV) (OTCBB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today reported financial results for its fiscal year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Fresh Brewed Films Wraps 'Thankfully Local With Chef Chuck'
Fresh Brewed Films, LLC, is proud to announce the wrapping of production for the MAVTV pilot, Thankfully Local With Chef Chuck, a cooking show that highlights Chef Charles Hayworth's survival from stomach cancer that he attributes to eating nothing but fresh, locally grown produce. MarketWire

New Healthx Infographic Charts Mobile Healthcare Trends
According to a newly released infographic ( ) by healthcare solutions company Healthx, the rising trend in mobile healthcare apps is here to stay. MarketWire

New Broadband Commission climate report confirms technology is the key to a low-carbon future
Governments urged to harness the power of information and communicationtechnologies to dramatically cut emissions Broadband can help transition the world towards a lowcarbon-economy and address the causes and effects of climate change,accordingto a new report just released by the Broadband Commission for DigitalDevelopment MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Anti-Hypertensives Market at $33 Billion by 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Anti-Hypertensives Market to 2017 - Patent Expiries of Blockbusters such as Diovan, Micardis, Avapro and Atacand to Accelerate Erosion," to their collection of Hypertension market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Rockford Corporation Reports 2011 Results; Provides Earnings Guidance for First Quarter 2012
Rockford Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ROFO) today announced financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Take Steps Toward a Healthier Lifestyle
(Family Features) For many, taking the first step toward healthy living can seem overwhelming. But eating more fruits and vegetables, taking walks, washing your hands, and improving the well-being of your community are all easy ways to become a bit healthier. MarketWire

Hope and Healing for Her
(Family Features) It's just a few drinks with dinner, or some wine to unwind at the end of the day -- that's not a problem, right? For some women, it's not. But it's estimated that 5.3 million women in the U.S. drink in a way that threatens their health, safety and general well-being. It's a significant women's health issue that more people need to be made aware of. MarketWire

Bring the Family Together This Easter With Easy, Memorable Recipes
(Family Features) Easter is a time for honored family traditions. From Easter hats, egg hunts and meals shared with those you love, each celebration creates its own special memories. MarketWire

Easter Basket Cupcakes Add a Special Touch
(Family Features) Go beyond store-bought marshmallow chicks and chocolate rabbits this year. Perfect for some-bunny special -- or as a dessert to brighten any holiday table -- A Tisket, A Tasket, A Cupcake Easter Basket cupcakes prove that it can be a good idea to put all your eggs in one basket. MarketWire

A Savory Springtime Brunch
(Family Features) Warm breezes, blooming flowers, pretty pastels -- when spring is in the air, there's plenty of reason to celebrate. It's the perfect time to bring family and friends together for a welcoming brunch. MarketWire

An Elegant Easter Feast
(Family Features) Bring ease and elegance to your Easter feast with a classic roast ham served up with a sweet twist. Thyme-Basted Ham with Roasted Grapes is a sophisticated centerpiece that pairs deliciously with inspired brunch ideas. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Publishes First Images From the 1940 U.S. Census and Unveils Free Access to 1 Billion Records
Who: is the world's largest online family history resource When: April 2, 2012, 1:30 AM EDT Where: www.ancestry MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices Market to Exceed $14 Billion by 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Anesthesia and Respiratory Devices Market to 2017 - Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Systems and Portable Anesthesia Delivery Machines to be the Fastest Growing Categories" to their collection of Anesthesia market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch MarketWire

Strategir Chooses Voxco's Command Center(TM) Solution to Improve its Technological Development
Today, Voxco announced that Strategir has chosen the Command Center™ software suite as its multi-channel data collection platform. MarketWire

Kapsch to Deploy Openet Policy Manager Across Telekom Austria Group
Telekom Austria Group has selected Kapsch CarrierCom to integrate the Openet Policy Manager across six operating companies in Eastern Europe. The deal was primed by Kapsch, and the company will serve as the system integrator and provide regional complimentary services and support for the solution MarketWire

Linde to construct on-site plants for Sadara's major chemical complex in Saudi Arabia
Linde AG /Linde to construct on-site plants for Sadara's major chemical complex inSaudiArabia.Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Ericsson completes acquisition of BelAir Networks
* Ericsson acquires 100% stake of BelAir Networks * BelAir Networks goes under Ericsson brand effective today * Ericsson committed to support BelAir Networks' customers Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announces the completion of its acquisitionofBelAir Networks, a North American carrier-grade Wi-Fi company MarketWire

NicOx appoints Philippe Masquida EVP, Managing Director of European Operations ; Next step in the Company's strategy to create an international ophthalmology company
April 2, 2012. Sophia Antipolis, France. NicOx S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris: COX) today announces the appointmentofPhilippe Masquida as Executive Vice President, Managing Director ofEuropeanOperations. Mr. Masquida has over 22 years of seniorinternationalpharmaceutical experience and an impressive track record in ophthalmology. Mr MarketWire

MorphoSys to Start Share Buy-Back Program
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Start Share Buy-Back Program. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solelyresponsible for the content of this announcement. MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment; TecDAX) announcedtoday thedecision to repurchase its own shares on the stock market MarketWire

SBM Offshore and partners sign the lease and operate contracts for the FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela
FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela for Brazil pre-salt area - contract signature SBM Offshore N.V MarketWire

Ablynx Receives Milestone Payment as Collaborator Receives IND Approval for a Nanobody in Oncology
Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX] todayannouncedthat it has received a EUR400,000 milestone payment from itscollaboration withNovartis. The payment was triggered by the approval of anInvestigational NewDrug (IND) application from the U.S. Food and Drug Administrationfor thePhase I clinical trial for a Nanobody® licensed to Novartis MarketWire

Objectivity Expands European Management Team With Former Sones Founder Mauricio Matthesius
Objectivity announced today the addition of former Sones founder Mauricio Matthesius, to their European management team. Matthesius joins Objectivity as Director of Sales and Partner Management for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Eastern Europe as the company aggressively expands its EMEA operations. MarketWire

Olympus Drills 52.7m @ 4.64 g/t Au at Bau
Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc. (TSX: OYM)(OTCQX: OLYMF)(FRANKFURT: 0P6) - MarketWire

Fortune Graphite Inc. Seeks Joint Venture Partnership for Superior Group Graphite Properties; Completes Technical Report NI 43-101
Fortune Graphite Inc. (FRANKFURT: ZTWN) is seeking a joint venture partnership to complete a full exploration and drilling program on the Superior Group of graphite carbon mineral claims. MarketWire

OfficeConverter 2010(TM) Outperforms Microsoft's OMPM in Microsoft Office Migration Tool Comparison

Jay Taylor Discusses Whether China Can Save the Western Economies with Paul van Eden and Adrian Day on his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, "Turning Hard Times into Good Times"
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 2, 2012 - Jay Taylor, publisher of the J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks newsletter, interviews Paul van Eden and Adrian Day on his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, "Turning Hard Times into Good Times." This week's conversations will be based on the theme "Can China Save the Western Economies?" GlobeNewswire

ETC Simulation Contracted by Essex County College Police Academy to Deliver ADMS-Command(TM) System
Southampton, PA, USA, April 2, 2012 - Environmental Tectonics Corporation's ("ETC" or the "Company") Simulation Division, located in Orlando, FL, has contracted with Essex County College for the delivery of the Advanced Disaster Management Simulator ("ADMS") and three years of Total Support, which covers software, hardware and scenario updates GlobeNewswire

Corazon Gold CEO Patrick Braukmann is Interviewed on Midas Letter Money
Patrick Braukmann, CEO of Corazon Gold Inc. (TSX Venture:CGW) (RMZFF.PK) is the guest on Midas Letter Money. Patrick and James discuss the ongoing drill program, the recent success of Corazon's neighbour B2Gold (TSX:BTO), where similar geology at that company's La Libertad mine point to the potential for discovery at Corazon's Santa Domingo project. GlobeNewswire

Contacts:       For The New York Times: Linda Zebian, 212-556-7153, linda.zebian@nytimes.comFor Reuters: Jo Crosby, +44 (0) 207 542 9868, GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 2, 2012 at 3:10 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Mobistar: Mobistar gives Belgians control of their mobile phone consumption
Brussels, 2 April 2012 - Once again Mobistar shakes up the Belgian telecoms market. After listening to Belgians talk about what they expect from their mobile operator, Mobistar's response is to offer them truly innovative subscriptions based on trust and transparency GlobeNewswire

USG People substantiates growth strategy with acquisition of Control
USG People announces acquisition of Control Finance B.V. GlobeNewswire

Outotec provides process technology for the new copper concentrator in Mexico

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc: Clarifications requested by the Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

Alma Media Oyj: The impacts of Alma Media's organisational changes on the composition of the Group Executive Team
Alma Media CorporationStock exchange releaseApril 2, 2012 at 14:15 (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's ownership in Jujo Thermal to increase to 50%
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE April 2, 2012 at 14.00 GlobeNewswire

Operational start-up at sorting plant
On Monday, the sorting plant started its crude ore production for commercial use in Dannemora. This means that Dannemora Mineral AB has met the target for an operational start-up in the second quarter of 2012 and has kept to the schedule for a construction period of one year from the start of construction. GlobeNewswire

Carl Zeiss Meditec AG:Ad hoc: Ad hoc statement pursuant to Section 15 WpHG (Securities Trading Act)
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG / /Ad hoc: Ad hoc statement pursuant to Section 15 WpHG (Securities Trading Act). Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Sanoma completes the divestment of its book logistics operations
Press release, 2 April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Delivery Hero Becomes One of the World's Leading Online Food Ordering Platforms 18 Month After Launch: Acquires Market Leaders in Sweden, Finland, Austria and Poland.
Lieferheld GmbH /Delivery Hero Becomes One of the World's Leading Online Food Ordering Platforms 18 Month After Launch: Acquires Market Leaders in Sweden, Finland, Austria and Poland. . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Constitution of the Board of Directors of FLSmidth & Co. A/S
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 21-2012, 2 April 2012  After the FLSmidth & Co. A/S' Annual General Meeting held on 30 March 2012, the Board elected Mr Vagn Sørensen as Chairman and Mr Torkil Bentzen as Vice Chairman. GlobeNewswire

Announcement on the shareholding of Friesland Bank in Van Lanschot
Further to the press release issued by Friesland Bank this morning, we announce the following. GlobeNewswire

Océ intends to appoint Anton Schaaf as President & CEO
Ernst-Jan Minnema nominated as new CFO GlobeNewswire

Tieto's TIPS solution implemented at Mondi Syktyvkar mill
Tieto Corporation        PRESS RELEASE       2 April 2012 at 11.00 am EET GlobeNewswire

Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare grants approval for Actelion's miglustat for the treatment of Niemann-Pick type C disease
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare grants approval for Actelion's miglustat for the treatment of Niemann-Pick type C disease . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aldata Solution Oyj,Stock Exchange release,2 April 2012 at 10.15 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Basware has signed a deal with a supplier of automotive consumables
Basware Corporation stock exchange release, April 2, 2012 at 10:00 GlobeNewswire

Basware has signed a Software as a Service deal in North America
Basware Corporation stock exchange release, April 2, 2012 at 09:45 GlobeNewswire

Ratos sells Anticimex to EQT
Ratos and co-owners have signed an agreement to sell all the shares in the subsidiary Anticimex to EQT for approximately SEK 2,900m (enterprise value), which provides approximately SEK 1,530m for Ratos's shareholding, as well as an earn-out payment to be made if earnings and cash flow milestones for 2012 are surpassed GlobeNewswire

Linde to construct on-site plants for Sadara's major chemical complex in Saudi Arabia
Linde AG /Linde to construct on-site plants for Sadara's major chemical complex in Saudi Arabia . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Songa Offshore SE : March fleet update
Songa Venus achieved an operating efficiency of 100% during the month.The rig continues to operate for Petronas Carigali in Malaysia. GlobeNewswire

Aditro : NCC renew their payroll system from Aditro
NCC chose Aditro as provider of their new payroll system in Norway. The implementation project of Aditros payroll system for NCC started in 2011 and first payroll delivery with the new system was made in January 2012. The new payroll system in Norway is part of NCC's effort to have a common HR platform with transparency, simplicity and openness throughout the processes as a goal. GlobeNewswire

Notice to attend the Annual General Meeting on Monday 7 May 2012
The Shareholders of Investment AB Kinnevik (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting of shareholders on Monday 7 May 2012 at 10.00 a.m. CET at the Hotel Rival, Mariatorget 3 in Stockholm. GlobeNewswire

Attached please find 2011 Copeinca's Annual Report. GlobeNewswire

On 26 March, 2012, the Board of Directors of Copeinca ASA, discussed and approved the final annual accounts for 2011. GlobeNewswire

Tele2 AB : Notice to Attend the Annual General Meeting
The shareholders of Tele2 AB (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting on Monday 7 May 2012 at 1.00 p.m. CET at the Hotel Rival, Mariatorget 3 in Stockholm. GlobeNewswire

Yara makes SOP investment
Oslo (2012-04-02): Yara has agreed to make a strategic investment of approximately CAD 40 million in IC Potash Corp (ICP) and has entered into an off-take arrangement for 30% of all products produced by ICP's Ochoa project in New Mexico for a period of 15 years GlobeNewswire

ING publishes historical trend data adjusted for upcoming changes in reporting structure
As previously announced, starting per the first quarter of 2012, ING will adjust the reporting structure to align it with the changes in ING Bank's governance structure. Adjusted historical trend data were published today to allow easy comparison with first quarter 2012 results that will be published 9 May 2012. GlobeNewswire

ProLogis European Properties : PEPR sells Polish and German portfolios for €71.8 million
News release GlobeNewswire

Invitation to attend the Annual General Meeting in Rejlers
(REJL B)Shareholders of the Rejlerkoncernen AB (publ), 556349-8426, are hereby called to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Shareholders on Wednesday, 2 May, 2012, at 5 p.m. in Lindhagens Conference Centre, Lindhagensgatan 126, in Stockholm.Registration of shareholders will start at 4.30 p.m. GlobeNewswire

The Annual General Meeting in EDB ErgoGroup ASA is convened on Monday 23 April 2012 at 10:00 am at the offices of the company at Nedre Skøyen vei 26 in Oslo. GlobeNewswire

Novartis QVA149 Phase III COPD studies meet primary endpoints
Novartis International AG /Novartis QVA149 Phase III COPD studies meet primary endpoints . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Nutreco acquires farm mineral company Bellman in Brazil
Nutreco announced today that it has signed an agreement to purchase 100% of the shares of Bellman Nutriçao Animal Ltda, a Brazilian supplier and producer of farm minerals, concentrates and supplements for ruminants GlobeNewswire

Actelion provides update on CRTH2 program
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion provides update on CRTH2 program. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

GHENT, Belgium, 2 April 2012 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX] today announced that it has received a €400,000 milestone payment from its collaboration with Novartis. The payment was triggered by the approval of an Investigational New Drug (IND) application from the U.S GlobeNewswire

EVRY signs major contract with SINTEF
(Oslo, 2 April 2012) SINTEF has signed new agreements that renew and extend its collaboration with EVRY. The agreements include the integration of project and administration systems, SINTEF's extensive data storage requirements and general updating of solutions, and the parties have also signed a separate agreement for payroll and accounting services. GlobeNewswire

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