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China seeks balanced, win-win trade in 2011-2015
China will pursue a balanced, progressive and mutually beneficial foreign trade development from now until the end of 2015, according to an official plan released on Thursday. ANI

China to set up 10 billion dollar credit line in cooperation with Central-Eastern Europe
China has decided to set up a special line of credit worth of 10 billion U.S. dollars, partially in the form of preferential loans, to support cooperative projects with Central and Eastern Europe in infrastructure, technology and green economy. ANI

UK economy plunges into double-dip recession
The United Kingdom has slipped into a double-dip recession, a first official estimate of economic growth has shown. ANI

Asia's first Legoland to open in September in Malaysia
Asia's first Legoland is set to open for business on Sept. 15 in Malaysia's southern state of Johor, bringing a new tourist attraction to the country. ANI

Chinese automaker to develop electric car with U.S. partner
One of China's major privately owned automakers, Great Wall Motors, will work with a U.S. company to develop electric vehicles, sources from Great Wall Motors said Thursday. ANI

Facebook IPO could be delayed till June due to recent acquisitions
Facebook's much anticipated Initial Public Offering, which reportedly had been expected to be completed in mid-May, could be delayed until mid-June due to the additional disclosure required after a recent string of deals. ANI

Innovation in the Water & Wastewater Management Business
Water and wastewater utilities must look to innovation as a process for driving operational efficiencies within their organizations, Paul Gagliardo, Manager - Innovation Development, American Water says. Production and delivery costs continue to increase and much of the nation's water and wastewater infrastructure is past its useful life ACN Newswire

EB Introduces a Scalable Radio Channel Emulator with the Highest Emulation Capacity in the Market
EB (Elektrobit Corporation; NASDAQ-OMX: EBC1V,) introduced today the EB Propsim F32 radio channel emulator for testing the performance of wireless networks, base stations, terminals and chipsets utilizing multi-antenna and multi-radio technologies ACN Newswire

Omnicare Reports First-Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR) reported today financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012.Year-Over-Year Highlights:- Gross profit increase of 9.9% to $368.1 million; 115 basis-point expansion in gross margin - Long-Term Care Group adjusted operating profit up 18.3% - Specialty Care Group operating profit increase of 41 ACN Newswire

Utilising Solar Energy in Facility Management
"Solar power systems provide a future-proof, decentralised and climate-friendly power supply that can benefit all activities in Facility Management (FM)," says Tobias Huschke, Head of Business Development, Parabel AG. Facility Managers can ensure their organisations make money by generating power on the roofs of their buildings, he adds ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases Value Added Application Assets Management Service for Monitoring Application Assets
Fujitsu today announced the release of Value Added Application Assets Management Service, an add-on service that dramatically enhances application maintenance efficiency. This is accomplished by entrusting existing business applications to Fujitsu when using the APM Modernization Services for Cloud, which facilitates the migration of customers' business systems to the cloud ACN Newswire

MHI to Acquire Federal Broach Holdings to Boost Presence in Global Cutting Tool Market
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has signed an agreement with Federal Broach Holdings, LLC and its shareholders to acquire all of the equity interest of the American firm. Federal Broach is one of the world's leading manufacturers of broaches(1) and broach machines ACN Newswire

Joint Venture of UC RUSAL and Norinco Started Operations
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CyberAgent Reports First Half Results; Operating Income Rises 45.3%
CyberAgent, Inc. (TSE: 4751), a Tokyo-based leader in Internet media markets, has announced results for the first half ended March 31, 2012. Net sales reached 68,110 million yen (up 14.6% from the same period of the previous year); operating income reached 11,064 million yen (up 45.3%); ordinary income reached 10,969 million yen (up 46 ACN Newswire

Honda Develops World's First Technology to Detect the Potential for Traffic Congestion With the Goal to Prevent Traffic Jams
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced the successful development of the world's first(1) technology to detect the potential for traffic congestion and determine whether the driving pattern of the vehicle is likely to create traffic jams ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Announces Fiscal 2011 Full-year Operating Results and Fiscal 2012 Forecasts
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced its full-year sales and financial results for the fiscal year 2011 ending March 31, 2012, together with its full-year forecasts for fiscal year 2012.Fiscal 2011 full-year results1. Performance overviewMitsubishi Motors posted a consolidated net sales of 1,807.3 billion yen for the fiscal year 2011, a 1% or 21 ACN Newswire

Galaxy Macau(TM) Phase 2 Next Major Development to Open in Macau
Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited ("GEG" or "the Group") (HKEx stock code: 27), one of the fastest growing entertainment companies in the world, today announced its plans for the second phase of its award winning integrated resort, Galaxy Macau(TM).Development Highlights-- Phase 2 virtually doubles the size of Galaxy Macau(TM) to 1 ACN Newswire

O-I Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) today reported financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2012.First Quarter Highlights - Earnings: O-I reported first quarter 2012 earnings from continuing operations attributable to the Companyof $0.73 per share (diluted), compared to $0.50 per share (diluted) in the same period of the prior year. Adjusted net earnings (non-GAAP) were $0 ACN Newswire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Announces First-Quarter 2012 Dividend
The board of directors of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) today declared a dividend of 25 cents per share on Marathon Petroleum Corporation common stock. The dividend is payable June 11, 2012, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on May 16, 2012 ACN Newswire

A Common Quality Language for Better Biomedical Research Results
The lack of a common language on the quality of non-regulated biomedical research is resulting in the poor reproducibility of findings, says Ulo Palm, Senior Vice President - Clinical Operations & Biometrics, Forest Research Institute. This is wasting valuable resources and hindering innovation, as the majority of the work is having to be repeated by different laboratories, he adds ACN Newswire

Blue Gold Beverages Announces FINRA Approval of Corporate Actions
Blue Gold Beverages, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BGBV) has received approval from FINRA regarding the following corporate actions: MarketWire

With a Voice That Continues to Defy Gravity, Oliver Richman Asks the World 'Who's Lovin' You'
A few weeks after Oliver Richman's ( latest run of show-stopping appearances as "Young Frank Sinatra" in "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show" in Palm Desert and Glendora, California, the 10-year-old vocal phenomenon is following in equally formidable footsteps: Michael Jackson's! MarketWire

Digagogo's Subsidiary, Impact Innovations, Signs Joint Venture Agreement With Adelman Enterprises to Enter Indie Film Industry Marketplace
Digagogo Ventures Corp. (OTCBB: DOGO) (, an Internet technology company dedicated to seeking acquisitions and creating joint ventures within the online sector, announced today that its board of directors has executed a Definitive Joint Venture Agreement between Adelman Enterprises, Inc. (Adelman Enterprises) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Impact Innovation Systems, Inc MarketWire

Cellceutix CEO Leo Ehrlich Interviewed by is pleased to announce the latest installment of its CEO Interview Series. A two-part interview will begin airing today featuring a question and answer session with Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) Chief Executive Officer Leo Ehrlich MarketWire

WEPOWER Ecolutions Signs Exclusive Distribution Agreement With Feng Fa Science and Technology Co. for 750kW Wind Turbines
WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. (the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Holdings Corporation (OTCBB: PRHL), is proud to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding Agreement with Feng Fa Science and Technology Co MarketWire

WesternU Alumna Named Chief Medical Officer at Long Beach Memorial
Susan Melvin, DO, a 1984 graduate of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific at Western University of Health Sciences, has been named the Chief Medical Officer at Long Beach Memorial, among the West's two largest hospital campuses. MarketWire

MYFT Provides Update on Audit, Earnings Dates
myFreightWorld (PINKSHEETS: MYFT) announced today that its audit will be delayed 30-60 days. MarketWire

Worthington Energy Amends Recent CEO Announcement
Worthington Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: WGAS) ("Worthington"), an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties, today amends the Company's April 17, 2012 press release announcing the appointment of Mr. Anthony (Tony) Mason as President and Chief Executive Officer of Worthington Energy. MarketWire

Caribbean Summer Travel Specials From WIMCO, Gorgeous Private Villas and Deserted White Sand Beaches Await
Will the sun and crowds around Cap Ferrat, Paloma Plage and Ibiza be too hot and heavy this summer? Then think Caribbean where everything that's laid out for the stars becomes more affordable in the summer, thanks to the Caribbean's premier full-service villa rental company, WIMCO Villas. MarketWire

Native American Energy Group Restructures Technology License Agreement
Native American Energy Group, Inc. (OTCQB: NAGP) (PINKSHEETS: NAGP) today announced that it has amended its technology license agreement with Windaus Energy, Inc. ("Windaus") a supplier of wind turbine energy products based out of Ontario, Canada. MarketWire

New Jersey Community Bank Announces 5% Stock Dividend
At its annual shareholders' meeting held today, Robert D. O'Donnell, Chairman and CEO, announced that the Board of Directors of New Jersey Community Bank (OTCBB: NJCB) (the "Bank") at its regular meeting held on April 26, 2012, approved and declared a 5% stock dividend on the Bank's common stock. The stock dividend is payable on May 31, 2012 to shareholders of record on May 18, 2012 MarketWire

Expense Reduction Coaching(R) Celebrates National Small Business Week by Delivering Cost Savings Programs to Business Owners
Most entrepreneurs work hard for every dollar earned. Business owners know all too well that business growth often goes hand-in-hand with a growth in operating expenses MarketWire

Financial Services Industry Veteran Lori R. Frank Named as President and Member of Board of Directors for Argos Risk
Argos Risk, a specialist in the development and delivery of business to business credit risk management technology, announced that it has named Lori R. Frank as President, as well as to the Company's Board of Directors. Frank is recognized as a business pioneer in building companies whose products revolutionize current operating methods MarketWire

Schreder Presents Owlet System of Intelligent Street and Area Lighting Wireless Controls at Lightfair International 2012
Street and area lighting will never be the same as Schreder Lighting US presents the Owlet system of intelligent street and area lighting wireless controls at Lightfair International from May 9-11. MarketWire

SHIFT Communications Named Digital/Social Agency of the Year
As further validation for its commitment to the new era of communications, SHIFT Communications is proud to announce that it has been named Digital/Social Agency of the Year by The Holmes Group MarketWire

Cinedigm to Present at Jefferies 2012 Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on May 7, 2012
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corporation (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in the digital cinema industry, announced today that its Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Adam Mizel, will present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday May 7, 2012 at the Westin New York Hotel in New York City. Mr MarketWire

Koss Sales and Profits Improve as Exports to Europe Strengthen
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the U.S. based high-fidelity headphone company, has reported its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. Sales for the third quarter were $8,232,526 compared to $8,419,663 for the same three month period one year ago, a 2% decrease. Net income increased to $896,715, compared to $640,962 for the third quarter last year MarketWire

Hinto Energy, Inc. Presents at FSX's Connect For Success Conference
HINTO ENERGY, INC. (OTCQB: HENI) (OTCBB: HENI) announced the Company was presenting at the Financial Service Exchange's "Connect For Success Conference" in Marina Del Ray, California on April 26, 2012. MarketWire

DIGIKIDS(R) Encourages Business Individuals to Celebrate National Small Business Week by Giving Back as a Social Entrepreneur
Business ownership can take on many forms. A new trend today is not only owning a business for your own financial security, but also running a business with innovative solutions to society's most pressing social problems. These "social entrepreneurs" are ambitious and persistent individuals tackling major social issues and offering new ideas for wide-scale change. MarketWire

Wayside Technology Group, Inc. Reports 2012 First Quarter Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend
Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. The results will be discussed in a conference call to be held on Friday, April 27, 2012 at 10:00 AM Eastern time. The dial-in telephone number is (866) 238-1422 and the pass code is "WSTG." MarketWire

Coca-Cola FEMSA Announces 2012 First Quarter Results
Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: KOFL) (NYSE: KOF) ("Coca-Cola FEMSA" or the "Company"), the largest Coca-Cola franchise bottler in the world, announces results for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

StratITsphere, ScaleMatrix Announce Data Center Partnership to Provide Greater Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity to Clients
Colocation customers of two data centers in Texas and California will enjoy greater protection from disasters thanks to a new alliance announced today. MarketWire

Women Are Not Only Starting Businesses, They Are Staying in Business, According to Decor&You(R)
Call it the economy, a need for a more flexible lifestyle or just a strong desire to be their own boss. Women are entering the small business arena more than ever, using their talents and passions and turning them into financial security MarketWire

Business Partner Marketing Coach(R) Emphasizes Social Media Marketing as We Celebrate National Small Business Week in May
Many business owners are looking for ways to keep their enterprise visible and top of mind with customers. The explosive growth of social media provides an excellent opportunity to reach a new demographic, but many entrepreneurs are unsure how to best use the medium MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Reports First Quarter 2012 Earnings
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB) MarketWire

Interactive Data Reports First-Quarter 2012 Results
Interactive Data Corporation today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Interactive Data's first-quarter 2012 revenue increased 2.4% to $216.5 million from $211.5 million in the first quarter of 2011. First-quarter 2011 revenue was reduced by $0.6 million due to the purchase accounting for the amortization of acquisition-related deferred revenue MarketWire

Fortegra Financial to Report First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF) today announced plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2012 on Thursday, May 10, 2012 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

Cape Bancorp, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Cape Bancorp, Inc. ("Cape Bancorp" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CBNJ), the parent company of Cape Bank, announces its operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Evans Consoles Corporation Acquires Command & Control Environments
Evans Consoles Corporation (Evans) of Calgary, Canada is pleased to announce the acquisition of Command & Control Environments (CCE) of Grapevine, Texas into the Evans group of companies. This event will bring together two of the leading console companies, blending the talents, resources and experiences in the areas of sales, value added services and market development. MarketWire

Michelle Obama's August 2010 Vacation in Spain Cost American Taxpayers $467,585 According to Records Obtained by Judicial Watch
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it obtained documents from the United States Air Force and the United States Secret Service detailing costs associated with Michelle Obama's controversial August 2010 vacation to Spain MarketWire

Research Firm InfoTrends Releases 75DI White Paper
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST), a leading supplier of digital offset printing solutions to the printing and communications industries, today announced that research firm InfoTrends has released an extensive white paper analyzing the market impact, benefits and competitive advantages of the Presstek 75DI digital offset press. The white paper is available as a free download at www.presstek MarketWire

AdviCoach(R) Suggests Ways to Support Businesses as We Celebrate National Small Business Week in May
When you stop to think about the characteristics that typify the entrepreneur in today's oftentimes unpredictable, ever changing world, risk taking, decisiveness, creativity, and most of all perseverance are just a few traits that come to mind MarketWire

Insulet Corporation to Report First Quarter 2012 Financial Results on May 9, 2012
Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, announced plans to release its financial results for the first quarter 2012 on May 9, 2012 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Tony DiTerlizzi's A HERO FOR WONDLA Book Tour Commences May 8th
WHAT:Tony DiTerlizzi's A HERO FOR WONDLA Book Tour WHEN:May 8-18, 2012 WHERE:Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Phoenix, Houston WHO:New York Times bestselling author Tony DiTerlizzi ( will be on a national book tour from May 8-18 promoting A HERO FOR WONDLA, the second book in the WondLa trilogy MarketWire

Mattersight Announces Three New Customer Pilots Leveraging Company's Behavioral Models
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced the signing of pilot contracts with three new customers, all leveraging Mattersight's patented process for applying behavioral models to customer interactions. The first new customer is one of the top five hotel groups in the world and the other two new customers are among the largest private sector universities in the United States MarketWire

eHealth, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Reports Preliminary Independent Resource Estimate; Announces Company Conference Call
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE Amex: GORO) is pleased to report preliminary results from an independent resource estimate compiled from drilling data at the Company's La Arista vein system at its El Aguila Project in Mexico. Measured and indicated resources include approximately 1.4 million gold equivalent ounces (all metals) at 1 gram gold equivalent cutoff MarketWire

Santeon Group, Inc. to Provide Agile Services to The MITRE Corporation
Santeon Group, Inc. (OTCBB: SANT) (PINKSHEETS: SANT) today announced that it is providing Agile coaching and consulting services to The MITRE Corporation as part of the not-for-profit company's work in support of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Santeon was selected to perform these services based on its expertise and reputation in the Agile Training and Transformation field. MarketWire

National Debt Relief Programs Provide Real Answers to Credit Card Debt Problems
The average household credit card debt for American consumers in January 2010 was $15,956, according to the Federal Reserve of Boston. American consumers, businesses and governments are deep in debt. The March 2012 default of Greece shows that adding new unmanageable loans to old unmanageable loans does not solve debt problems. The last loan ends up being "the straw that broke the camel's back MarketWire

Hexagon 2012 on June 4-7 in Las Vegas Offering Pre-Registration Discounts of 23% and 60 Sessions on Intergraph(R) Process, Power and Marine Plant Solutions
Hexagon 2012 on June 4-7, 2012 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA is offering a pre-registration fee of $999 that expires on May 14, 2012, a 23% discount off of the on-site registration rate. Hexagon 2012 is tailored for engineers and designers with engineering, procurement, and construction companies and plant owner/operators MarketWire

New White Whole Wheat Pizza by Chartwells School Dining Services Is Bringing Excitement to School Dining Centers
In January 2012, Chartwells School Dining Services added flare to school dining menus with the introduction of a new white whole wheat crust pizza. They worked with manufacturers to produce a new and innovative product made with white whole wheat flour, olive oil and flax seed MarketWire

CalAmp Reports Fiscal 2012 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, today reported results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2012. Highlights for the quarter and fiscal year include: MarketWire

Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) reported total research and development revenues of $1.8 million for the first quarter of 2012. The net loss for the first quarter was $9.9 million, or $0.13 per basic and diluted share. This compared to a net loss of $11.7 million, or $0.18 per basic and diluted share, for the same period in 2011 MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Announces Retirement
Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ: ESBK) announced that the Chairman of its Board of Directors, George L. Howell, has retired from the Board upon reaching mandatory retirement age as directed by the Bank's bylaws. Mr. Howell served 20 years on the Bank's Board of Directors, the last 11 as Chairman. Mr. Howell will continue to serve on the Board as Chairman Emeritus. MarketWire

ARC First Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call
ARC (NYSE: ARC) today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at 2 P.M. Pacific Time (5 P.M. Eastern Time) to discuss results for the company's first quarter 2012. MarketWire

Embrace Summer With a Romantic Getaway to Calabash Cove Resort & Spa
Embrace summer with a getaway to Calabash Cove Resort & Spa, a beguiling beachfront boutique resort located on the Caribbean's most romantic island. Escaping to this idyllic island paradise, named the number one honeymoon and romance destination, is a breeze this summer with new non-stop daily service on Jet Blue from the northeastern United States. MarketWire

Bassmaster Elite Series Angler Aaron Martens Talks Sunline
Elite Series veteran and thirteen time Bassmaster Classic qualifier Aaron Martens has utilized Sunline fishing line for most of his career. "Sunline has been a huge part of my career. For many years I was the only angler on tour using Sunline and it was a big advantage MarketWire

Insomniac to Launch EDMbiz, an Innovative and Culturally Essential Music Conference, During EDC Week in Las Vegas, June 5-7, 2012
At a time when electronic dance music is dramatically impacting mainstream culture and commerce, Insomniac will launch the inaugural EDMbiz conference prior to Electric Daisy Carnival on June 8-10 in Las Vegas. The conference will be held June 5-7, as part of EDC Week, at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. MarketWire

DHS Holding Company Announces Plan to Retire an Additional 25 Million Shares
DHS Holding Co. (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) announces after retiring 50 million shares of common stock on April 13, 2012, CEO Mike Rohling plans to retire an additional 25 Million shares of common stock to further increase shareholder equity and bring the total number of retired shares to 75 million MarketWire

Maryland Heights Chooses Accela Automation for Permitting, Licensing and Asset Management
Accela, Inc. announced today that the City of Maryland Heights, Mo., has selected the company's Accela Automation® enterprise software to help it deliver a wide range of city services more efficiently via the Internet MarketWire

Chrislyn Hamilton Wins "Voice of McDonald's" Global Singing Competition
This morning, Chrislyn Hamilton, a McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) crew member from Brisbane, Australia, amazed celebrity judges and rocked the stage in front of an audience of more than 15,000 with her powerful performance of "Natural Woman" to take top honors in the Voice of McDonald's global singing competition MarketWire

CPS Technologies Receives U.S. Patent 8,132,493 Titled "Hybrid Tile Metal Matrix Composite Armor" for Ballistic and Blast Protection
CPS Technologies Corp. (OTCBB: CPSH) today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark office has issued U.S. Patent 8,132,493. This patent, titled "Hybrid Tile Metal Matrix Composite Armor," builds on two prior CPS armor patents and describes additional novel features such as mounting or shock absorbing posts that can be integrated directly into CPS HybridTech Armor® structures MarketWire

Beach Business Bank Reports Earnings for the 1st Quarter of 2012
Beach Business Bank (OTCBB: BBBC) (the "Bank") is pleased to report its results of operations for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

The Women's Eye Radio Show Marks Its First Anniversary on the Air With Special Guest Lilly Ledbetter, the Woman Behind the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act of 2009
Lilly Ledbetter, best known for being at the center of that historic discrimination case that inspired the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act of 2009, as well as the first official piece of legislation that President Obama signed into law when he got into office, spoke one-on-one-with Stacey Gualandi, host of "The Women's Eye Radio Show," for an interview airing on April 28-29 MarketWire

On-the-Go Viewing of Vehicle Videos Hits the Fast Lane
Chrome Data, a leading provider of high-value vehicle content, applications and solutions that benefit the complete automotive sales chain, conducted a study of dealership websites that offer vehicle videos. This study found that the use of mobile devices to watch full motion vehicle videos jumped from nearly zero in 2011 to eight percent in Q1 of 2012 MarketWire

Allied Energy, Inc. Announces Operations Updates
Allied Energy, Inc. ("Company") (PINKSHEETS: AGGI) today announced updates relating to its operations. MarketWire

Corbis Images Extends Premium Commercial Offering; Launches Eureka and Minden Pictures Collections
Corbis Images (, a leading digital content and services provider for the creative and entertainment communities, today announced the expansion of its premium commercial offering with the launch of two new collections MarketWire

Skild Unveils Version 2.0 of Successful Contest Management Software
Skild is now offering version 2.0 of their contest management software for organizations that need creative and innovative ways to promote products. After extensive beta testing, Skild's online contest management software is ready for prime time. MarketWire

Realogy to Release First Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Host Webcast on May 2
Realogy Corporation will release its first quarter 2012 financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. MarketWire

Birmingham Bloomfield Bancshares, Inc. Announces Unaudited First Quarter Results
Birmingham Bloomfield Bancshares, Inc. (OTCBB: BBBI) ("the Company"), the holding company for Bank of Birmingham, today announced first quarter net income for the period ended March 31, 2012. The favorable results are a product of improved margins, lower loan loss provision expense and an increase in non-interest income. MarketWire

ITEX 2012 Received Resounding Success in Las Vegas
Thousands of dealers, resellers, MSPs, VARs, distributors, vendors and OEMs gathered last Tuesday, April 17 through Thursday, April 19 at The Mirage in Las Vegas, Nevada for the 12th annual ITEX National Expo & Conference. The feedback from attendees and exhibitors were overwhelmingly positive for both the Expo Floor and the Conference program. MarketWire

Apollo Investment Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) (the "Company") announced today that it will report fourth quarter and fiscal year results for the period ended March 31, 2012 at approximately 7:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. MarketWire

Call for Nominations: CWA Silver Hard Hat Award Recognizes Construction Industry Leaders
The Construction Writers Association (CWA) is now accepting nominations for its Silver Hard Hat Award. The award recognizes individuals for outstanding contributions either in service to the construction industry or service to CWA. Entry deadline is July 1. MarketWire

OCI Formally Signs US$ 363 M Contract in Iraq
OCI Formally Signs US$ 363 Million Contract to Build a 1,000 MW GasTurbine Power Plant in Iraq Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) announced today that it formallysigned the US$ 363 million contract to build a 1,000 MW gas turbinepower plant in Baija, Iraq. The Iraqi cabinet approved the project inJanuary 2012 MarketWire

ecVision Supports American Apparel & Footwear Association as Elite Sponsor
ecVision, the leading supply chain collaboration platform provider for retail, has reinforced its commitment to support the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) initiatives for retailers and manufacturers. As an AAFA Elite Sponsor, ecVision's contribution will aid in the advancement of the association members' competitiveness, productivity and profitability in the global market. MarketWire

CaliHop Selects American Internet Services (AIS) Enterprise-Class Data Center to Accommodate Its Service Expansion
American Internet Services (AIS), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud and connectivity services in the western United States, today announced CaliHop (formerly DreamVPS), a privately-owned dedicated and virtual server hosting provider, has selected AIS as the cornerstone for the launch of its line of high-performance dedicated servers MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino Is Hiring
Barona Resort & Casino announced today it is seeking applicants to fill 75 full- and part-time seasonal staff positions in the areas of gaming operations, food and beverage, hotel operations, security, and casino marketing. The new staff members will help deliver Barona's renowned hospitality during the peak summer time period from Memorial Day through Labor Day. MarketWire

Beauty Research: Perfume Genius From L'Occitane and Philosophy Skin Care
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently recommended fragrance products from beauty brands L'Occitane and Philosophy MarketWire

Win a Share of $150,000 During Memorial Day Weekend at Four Winds New Buffalo or Four Winds Hartford
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that W Club members can celebrate Memorial Day weekend with a chance to win a share of $125,000 in cash on Sunday, May 27, at either Four Winds New Buffalo or Four Winds Hartford® MarketWire

Nanosolar Successfully Completes Grant Specifications From U.S. Department of Energy
Nanosolar Inc., today announced that it has successfully achieved or surpassed all 10 major tasks in completion of a $42 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for a Solar America Initiative (SAI) Technology Pathway Partnership (TPP) program MarketWire

Monarch Casino Completes Acquisition of Riviera Black Hawk
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRI) ("Monarch"), owner of the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa (the "Atlantis") in Reno, Nevada, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Riviera Black Hawk, Inc MarketWire

Carew International Recognized for Growth, Excellence
Carew International, a leading provider of professional training and development, has been awarded the Tristate Success Award by Cincy business magazine. The Tristate Success Award was founded on the premise that a thriving regional business center is built on the growth and success of key individual businesses MarketWire

Roland Creative Awards Grand Prize Winner Named at Roland DG's 30th Anniversary Global Event
Roland DG employees, affiliates, customers and friends from across the globe gathered last week at the company's headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan to celebrate three decades of Roland innovation and creativity. MarketWire

Astro Pak Promotes Ignacio Quiroz to Production Manager at Its Downey, CA Cleanroom
Astro Pak Corporation today announced the promotion of Ignacio Quiroz to Production Manger at its Downey, CA cleanroom. Mr. Quiroz will be responsible for overseeing the location's Precision Chemical Cleaning services. Mr. Quiroz also serves as a Team Leader at the California cleanroom location. MarketWire

War Torn Pups Saved by US Soldiers to Arrive at JFK on April 30th, May 1st and 2nd 2012
In the midst of war, a soldier hears a whimper. They pause for a moment, and see an injured, malnourished dog. This dog reminds the soldier of home. As the soldier bends down and scoops the dog up, two lives are saved. At this moment, amongst all the chaos and destruction, a bond is formed. MarketWire

Astro Pak Promotes Amy Primrose to Marketing Coordinator
Astro Pak Corporation today announced the appointment of Amy Primrose to Marketing Coordinator at Astro Pak. Ms. Primrose will be responsible for overseeing market research, tradeshow management, search engine marketing management, website management, and a host of other marketing related deliverables. MarketWire

BCG: Investment Banks Face Tall Challenge -- Improve Profits and Polish Image
Investment banks, beleaguered by macroeconomic uncertainty, pending capital constraints, and negative publicity, will have to make hard choices on the scope of their activities -- as well as place a greater emphasis on client interests -- if they hope to return to precrisis levels of performance, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) MarketWire

Seventh Generation Marks 1st Anniversary of Pioneering USDA Biobased Certification
Seventh Generation, the nation's most trusted brand of environmentally-friendly household and personal care products, is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the USDA Certified Biobased label and its first-in-the-nation certification of 13 of the company's key offerings MarketWire

Revolutionary New LNG-Fueled Propulsion System Stops in Houston: Zeus Seminar to Tour
The Energy Division of General Electric Company will host a tour on June 6 for delegates of Zeus Development Corporation's LNG-Fueled Marine Seminar to review a remarkable new high-speed propulsion system to be fueled with liquefied natural gas (LNG) MarketWire

Former Sensormatic/ADT Executive Joins KMA Global Solutions International, Inc.
KMA Global Solutions International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KMAG) is proud to announce that Scott Dixon has agreed to join KMAG as the Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Dixon will be named as an Officer of the company and will be placed as a Board Member. MarketWire

Media Advisory: WA State Marches, Rallies and Protests to "Unite Against the War on Women" WA State will hold marches, rallies and protests in three cities to "unite against the war on women" this Saturday, April 28. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp Named One of America's Most Trustworthy Companies
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), parent company of Provident Bank, has been named one of America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in an annual survey commissioned by Forbes and prepared by GovernanceMetrics International (GMI), a global leader in corporate governance MarketWire

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. Schedules First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call
Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: ALC) announced that it plans to release its 2012 first quarter financial results after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Thursday May 3, 2012. ALC has scheduled a conference call later that same evening at 6:00 p.m. (ET) to discuss its financial results for the first quarter. The release will be posted on ALC's website at MarketWire

Con Edison and ThinkEco Launch Window Air Conditioner Energy Savings Program
As temperatures begin to climb this summer, Con Edison and ThinkEco have partnered to launch a window air conditioner program that will allow customers to use less energy, protect the environment and help maintain reliable service during times of peak demand in New York City. MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Announces Completion of Add-On Offering of Senior Notes
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) today announced that it has completed a private placement of $240 million principal amount of 7.50% Senior Notes due 2021. The notes were issued as additional notes under the existing indenture dated as of April 14, 2011 pursuant to which Ameristar previously issued $800 million principal amount of its 7.50% Senior Notes due 2021 MarketWire

Pricing Out the Decades of Adult Life: Study by GoHealthInsurance
There's nothing like receiving a health insurance rate increase in the mail to celebrate a birthday. A comprehensive study by GoHealthInsurance reveals that monthly premiums grow exponentially with age and highlights how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will change this by 2014. MarketWire

1st Quarter 2012 Results Reported for First Financial Corporation
First Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: THFF) today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. Net income for the quarter was $7.4 million compared to $8.8 million for the same period of 2011, as 2012 net income was impacted by expenses associated with the acquisition of Freestar Bank N.A., which was consummated on December 30, 2011 MarketWire

tranSMART Project Launches Open Source Translational Research Data Integration and Sharing Software
The tranSMART Project has released the first open source version of the award winning tranSMART software to the translational research community. tranSMART General Public License (GPL) 1.0 RC1 is now broadly available to institutions seeking an open framework for integrating and sharing data across medical records, clinical trials, reference content, and 'omics data MarketWire

El Paso Pipeline Partners to Release First Quarter 2012 Results on May 3, 2012
El Paso Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: EPB) will release first quarter 2012 financial and operational results before the market opens on Thursday, May 3, 2012. Detailed financial and operational information will be posted at in the Investors section. MarketWire

El Paso Corporation to Release First Quarter 2012 Results on May 3, 2012
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) will release first quarter 2012 financial and operational results before the market opens on Thursday, May 3, 2012. Detailed financial and operational information will be posted at in the Investors section. MarketWire

Forte Design Systems Joins Cadence Connections Program
Forte Design Systems™, a leading provider of software products that enable design at a higher level of abstraction and improve design results, today announced that it has joined the Cadence Design Systems Connections® program. MarketWire

Aconex Named Finalist in Marketo 2012 Revenue Performance Excellence Awards
Aconex, the world's largest provider of online collaboration solutions to the construction and engineering industries, today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2nd annual Marketo Revenue Performance Excellence Awards MarketWire

HotelTonight Launches Popular Booking App for Canada
Core News Facts: HotelTonight, the last-minute hotel booking app, today announced the availability of its apps for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android in Canada with initial hotel offerings in Toronto and Vancouver MarketWire Announces Winners of 2012 FlyerTalk Awards (, the world's most popular frequent flyer community, today announced the winners of the 2012 FlyerTalk Awards. These first-ever annual awards honor the best affinity programs in the airline, hotel and car rental industries. MarketWire Addresses High Percentage of Married Members on Dating Sites
Zidelity® provides a website ( that can help users of any dating site find a committed partner. Historically, the high percentage of married individuals on mainstream dating websites has made it difficult for users to find exclusive relationships. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's SiZ710DT 20 V N-Channel PowerPAIR(R) Power MOSFET Honored With 2012 China ACE Award
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company's SiZ710DT 20 V n-channel PowerPAIR® power MOSFET has received a 2012 China Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award in the category of Power Devices/Voltage Converter. MarketWire

JCM Global Wins Printer Contract at Oxford Casino
Just days after winning a contract to install its award-winning iVIZION® bill validator at the soon-to-open Oxford Casino in Maine, now JCM Global has won a contract to install its award-winning PayCheck 4® Thermal Printer at the casino. MarketWire

IceWEB Hires New Chief Technology Officer
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage systems for cloud and virtual environments, announced that Mr. Gaurang Mehta has been appointed IceWEB's Chief Technology Officer (CTO). MarketWire

New RightsML Standard to Express News Usage Rights Enters Trial Phase
A new standard to express usage rights for news and online content in machine-readable format is ready for testing to demonstrate how it can improve publishing efficiency, the International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC) said Thursday. The IPTC is inviting news providers and publishers to participate in the Experimental Phase for its RightsML 1.0 standard MarketWire

Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) Honors One of Its Own
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED), the Chicagoland multiple listing service (MLS), announced that its former President, Dean Rouso, was awarded the MRED Distinguished Service Award at a ceremony that took place during MRED's recent Strategic Planning conference in downtown Chicago. MarketWire

Boston Business Journal Honors Acquia as a 2012 "Best Places to Work" Winner
The Boston Business Journal has named Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, as one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts in its tenth annual regional awards program. The honor recognizes Acquia's achievements in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a combination of employee satisfaction, working conditions and company culture. MarketWire

95%+ Winning Trades Over Nine Years Make "Stock Alerts" a Must for Traders
With numerous blogs and stock picking services on the internet, 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

Lumenpulse Launches Lumentone LED Lighting Controller
Lumenpulse Inc. (, a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced the release and availability of Lumentone, an intuitive LED lighting controller MarketWire

Research Highlights Acceleration of Unified Communications & Collaboration Adoption Triggered by Consumer Device Proliferation
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 Unified Communications & Collaboration (UC&C) research examining UC&C implementation, investment plans and vendor requirements. MarketWire

ProAmerica Bank Reports First Quarter 2012 Earnings
ProAmérica Bank (OTCQB: PMRA) (PINKSHEETS: PMRA) today reported its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. Highlights of the first quarter of 2012 include: MarketWire

UPDATE: Emperial Americas Announces Name & Symbol Change
Emperial Americas, Inc. (a Florida Corporation) (OTCBB: TEXX) today announced that FINRA has approved its name change and new symbol, which is now TEXX. MarketWire

MedRespond Named "Honors Laureate" by Computerworld Magazine
MedRespond (, a Web-based provider of interactive health education and patient support video content, said today that it was named an Honors Laureate by Computerworld Magazine for its online training of medical students to better engage patients in recognizing their drug and alcohol abuse. MarketWire

Atrium Staffing Ranked Among 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned Companies
Atrium Staffing, the nation's fastest growing woman-owned staffing firm, has been recognized for the second year in a row by the Women Presidents' Organization (WPO) as one of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies in America™ MarketWire

Metamarkets Raises $15 Million to Deliver Data Science-as-a-Service
Metamarkets, a leader in Big Data analytics, announced today the completion of a $15 million round of funding led by new investor Khosla Ventures. Current investors IA Ventures and True Ventures also participated in the round. This represents the company's second round of funding, bringing total capital raised to date to $23 million MarketWire

March Pending Home Sales Rise, Market Recovering
Pending home sales increased in March and are well above a year ago, another signal the housing market is recovering, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Arbor Day Foundation, U.S. Forest Service to Plant 1 Million Trees With Gift From Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation
For the seventh consecutive year, the Arbor Day Foundation and the United States Forest Service will use funding from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation to plant 1 million trees throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom as part of the Enterprise 50 Million Tree Pledge. MarketWire

GSX Assures Around-the-Clock Performance for Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint
GSX Solutions [www.gsx MarketWire

Another Startup Funded by Liahona Ventures Is Acquired
Liahona Venture (, a boutique investment firm, has hit the mark again, this time with Austin-based Sneaky Games, an emerging social game developer. MarketWire

MultiLing Continues to Expand in Japan
MultiLing Japan Y.K. has expanded its headquarters to provide additional room for its growing translation and business development teams. The expanded headquarters opened April 2, 2012, and includes new space for presentations on translation best practices as MultiLing continues to drive the movement to standardized and centralized intellectual property (IP) translation processes worldwide. MarketWire

Thor Data Center to Host Innovative Supercomputer in Iceland
Thor Data Center in Iceland, part of the Advania family of enterprises -- a leading Information Technology (IT) company operating in the Nordics -- will be hosting the compute facility of a new innovative supercomputer. MarketWire

KAT Gold Holdings Corp Welcomes Two New Board Members
KAT Gold Holdings. (OTCQB: BVIG) (PINKSHEETS: BVIG) MarketWire

Emperial Americas Announces Name & Symbol Change
Emperial Americas, Inc. (a Florida Corporation) (OTCBB: TEXX) (OTCQB: TEXX) today announced that FINRA has approved its name change and new symbol, which is now TEXX. MarketWire

Almonds Naturally Make Gluten-Free Lifestyle More Delicious
(Family Features) For people who avoid gluten, it's a daunting task to find nutritious and delicious foods every day. Gluten can be found in nearly everything from baked goods to beer, and it's easy for the gluten-sensitive diner to feel deprived of flavor and fun in their foods MarketWire

Great Gluten-Free Grilling
(Family Features) Cookouts, picnics and barbecues mean sharing food and good fun with family and friends. For those living gluten-free, whether due to dietary restrictions or personal choice, these gatherings can cause added stress, as finding foods they can eat may prove difficult. Likewise, gluten-free eaters may worry they'll be perceived as picky or difficult. MarketWire

Budget-Friendly Road Trip Tips
(Family Features) With warm weather season in full swing, now is the time to start planning your fun family getaways. If you are concerned about affording it all, author and financial expert Farnoosh Torabi offers the following tips to help you have fun and save money on your next vacation. MarketWire

The Sweet and Spicy Secret to the Perfect Meal
(Family Features) If you're looking for a main dish recipe that will wow your guests, there's a secret ingredient you should know about. Inside its soft velvety skin, and wrapped in a slightly spicy aroma, is a honey-like sweetness with a subtle berry flavor that many cooks find extraordinary. What is it? The fig. MarketWire

Tips for Buying Kids' Shoes
(Family Features) When it comes to buying shoes for your children, there are so many different styles available; it can sometimes be difficult to figure out which one to choose. The most important thing to keep in mind is that your child needs proper foot support during childhood's critical growth years. MarketWire

BroadSoft Named Finalist in CTIA's Second Annual BIG Idea Contest
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced it was named one of five finalists in CTIA's second annual BIG Idea Contest for being the mobile industry's newest and most innovative concepts focused on improving the way we live, work and play. BroadSoft will make a brief presentation Tuesday, May 8 at 2:00 p.m MarketWire

Mark Miller Joins Elastic Path as Vice President of Business Development to Grow Key Partnerships
Elastic Path Software, the leader in digital commerce technology and expertise, welcomes Mark Miller to their leadership team as the vice president of business development. Mark will be responsible for growing Elastic Path's global network of strategic partners to continue delivering technology, knowledge and value to enterprise customers. MarketWire

Lantronix, Inc. Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
Lantronix, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, today announced the pricing of its previously-announced public offering of common stock. The Company agreed to sell a total of 2,200,000 shares at a price of $2 MarketWire

TextNow Brings Popular Free and Unlimited Text Messaging to the Internet
The creators of TextNow today announced the immediate availability of the popular text messaging application on the web, delivering the same free and unlimited text messaging, now with the added ability to send and receive texts from any PC or web device. Still at absolutely no cost, TextNow MarketWire

HiveFire eBook Wins Killer Content Award
Online content marketing technology company HiveFire, Inc., makers of the leading content curation technology solution for marketers Curata, today announced it was awarded a Killer Content Award from DemandGen Report, a respected publication helping B2B companies better align sales, marketing and disparate teams to support growth and drive revenue MarketWire

Star Bulk Updates on Company's Share Repurchase Plan
Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes by sea, announced today that the Company has repurchased approximately 600,000 shares of its common stock up to April 25th 2012 MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Announces Fleet Renewal and New Chartering Arrangements
Costamare Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: CMRE) announced today that it has agreed to sell two 1984-built vessels for demolition. At the same time, the Company has agreed to purchase two 1998-built vessels, which will replace the vessels sold in their respective charters. MarketWire

Research Report on Sefe Incorporated and Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. - A Forward Look, the Year Ahead
Today, introduced featured coverage of Sefe Incorporated (OTCBB: SEFE) and Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE: BIP). Full research reports are available to readers at: MarketWire

Cal-Bay to Acquire $200M Commercial Property Development in Oroville Industrial Park, Northern California in JV Partnership Agreement
Cal-Bay International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CBYI) today announced the company signed an exclusive LOI for a 50% Joint Venture Ownership of a 200 acre commercial development project in Northern California in Oroville Industrial Park, an approved California "Enterprise Zone," and is expected to be in excess of $200M when fully developed at today's market values. MarketWire

Wiggio Reaches 1 Million Users; Adds Tokbox Video Messaging and New Premium Service to Collaborative Platform
Wiggio, the simplest group collaboration platform, announced today that it has virally reached 1 million users. The company also announced the launch of video messaging features, powered by Tokbox, and a new premium, private-labeled version of the service. Started as a Cornell University class project, Wiggio has a fast growing following among college students and professors MarketWire

The Palazzo(R) Las Vegas and Southwest Airlines Join With the Armed Forces Foundation to Celebrate Armed Forces Day With "Salute Our Troops"
In celebration of Armed Forces Day, The Palazzo Las Vegas and Southwest Airlines have joined with the Armed Forces Foundation and Omaha Steaks® to salute our nation's wounded veterans with a weekend of world-class entertainment, dining and relaxation in Las Vegas from May 16 to 19. MarketWire

Mumbo Brings a Playful Twist to Social Sharing With New App
Today, Mumbo ( announced the release of its new social sharing app. Highly interactive, engaging and fun, Mumbo lets groups of friends have conversations, doodle on photos, create polls and send memes to each other MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) MarketWire

Fortinet Announces Participation in Q2 2012 Investment Conferences
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced its expected participation at the following upcoming investment conferences: MarketWire

30 Year Beverage Industry Veteran Joins Pulse as Regional Sales Manager
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCBB: PLSB) ("Pulse"), makers of Cabana™ 100% Natural Lemonade and Pulse® NutriPurpose™ brand beverages, today announced that Tim Brown, a 30 year beverage industry veteran, has joined the Company as Regional Sales Manager for the states of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee and Arkansas MarketWire

Halstrom High School Adds Two New Campuses in Orange County
Halstrom High School is expanding beyond its flagship Mission Viejo campus with a new campus in Anaheim Hills, which is now open, and a third campus in Huntington Beach slated to open this summer. Halstrom's expansion is a direct result of the demand for the one-to-one learning model and flexible scheduling. MarketWire

KEMA-Powertest Lab Receives UL Qualification
DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability today announced that its KEMA-Powertest lab has received UL's Third Party Test Data Program (TPTDP) qualification, which enables the lab to conduct standard UL low-, medium-, and high-voltage type testing at its main U.S. testing facility in Chalfont, Pennsylvania MarketWire

AMAX Joins VMware's Rapid Desktop Program Accelerating Virtual Desktop Deployment Using NexentaVSA
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT, and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced its VDI solution integrated with VMware-proven reference architecture MarketWire

BrightScope Announces Third Annual Top 25 List of Atlanta-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced its third annual list of the top Atlanta-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $50 million in assets. MarketWire

Acronis Recognized by Green I.T. Awards 2012 for Promoting Adoption of Virtualization
Acronis, a leading provider of disaster recovery and data protection for physical, virtual and cloud environments, today announced that it has received the Virtualization Product Of The Year award for its next generation backup and data protection product, Acronis Backup & Recovery® Virtual Edition, from the Green I.T. Magazine awards in the United Kingdom. MarketWire

TicketNetwork(R) Tracks Ticket Statistics for 2012 NHL & NBA Playoffs
TicketNetwork®, the leading online ticket exchange for events and an innovative technology solutions provider for both ticket buyers and sellers, today announced that average prices for NBA and NHL Stanley Cup playoff tickets sold on its online ticket exchange have risen compared to 2011. MarketWire

Drug Companies Are Looking to Shorten Time to Early Clinical Development, According to Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development
Drug companies looking to increase the efficiency and productivity of their R&D pipelines are turning to a host of techniques and approaches aimed at shortening the time from nonclinical to early clinical development -- with promising results -- according to a panel of leaders from the research-based drug industry recently convened by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development. MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Reports on Progress at Quinlan Lease Property in Oklahoma
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to provide this update regarding recent progress made at the Quinlan Lease property in Oklahoma. The Company currently holds a 10% interest in the three productive Quinlan Lease oil wells. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties Sells Non-Core Asset in Pinellas County, Florida for $9.5M
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) today announced that it has sold Feather Sound II, a 80,445 square foot, Class B office building in Pinellas County for $9.5 million, recording a non-FFO gain of $1.4 million. The property, which is currently 98.8% leased, is projected to generate approximately $900,000 of annual net operating income MarketWire

Worthington Announces Succession Plan for President & COO Steel Processing President Also Announced
Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) announced today that Mark A. Russell will become the next president and chief operating officer of the Company, effective Aug. 1, 2012, replacing George P. Stoe who is stepping down into a semi-retirement role. Geoff G. Gilmore will replace Russell becoming the next president of Worthington Steel also on Aug. 1. MarketWire

Koppers Signs Five-Year Sales Contract With CSX
Koppers Inc., a subsidiary of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), and CSX Transportation Inc. ("CSX") have agreed to extend their existing sales contract for an additional five years through January 31, 2017. Koppers provides treated railroad crossties as well as other railroad related products and services to CSX MarketWire

Peregrine's Novel PS-Targeting Technology Platform to Be Highlighted at The New York Academy of Sciences Symposium on May 1, 2012
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM) today announced that its phosphatidylserine (PS)-targeting technology platform and its lead drug candidate, bavituximab, will be highlighted at a symposium hosted by The New York Academy of Sciences MarketWire

Cogito Media Group (Formerly Kurrant Mobile Catering Inc., KRMC.PK) Announces Launch of "DSK: Affairs of States" to Be Authored by Pierre Turgeon, Company CEO
(PINKSHEETS: KRMC) -- "DSK: Affairs of States" tells the first complete story of the fall from grace of a world-class powerful and promising figure, Dominique Strauss-Kahn -- known in the media simply by his initials: DSK MarketWire

Barclaycard Global Payment Acceptance Customers to Benefit From Web Intelligence Partnership With Silver Tail Systems
Silver Tail Systems, a leading provider of web session intelligence, today announced a partnership with Barclaycard Global Payment Acceptance to help online retailer customers access web session intelligence technology. The technology will help retailers differentiate normal user behavior from unusual and suspicious activity, helping to reduce fraud against their business. MarketWire

Rick Ware Racing Announces the Addition of Adia Nutrition to the 2012 RWR North American Professional Motorsports Tour Powered by POYNT
Rick Ware Racing (RWR), a leading professional motorsports organization, and Adia Nutrition (PINKSHEETS: ADIA) ("Adia") today announced a partnership to expand the reach of Adia Nutrition across North America through the RWR POYNT Racing Tour MarketWire

Methode's Data Solutions Group Develops SFP+ Multi-Port Cages With Thermal Management
dataMate™, a division of Methode Electronics, Inc.'s (NYSE: MEI) Data Solutions Group, announced today the development of a patent pending SFP+ cage system with advanced thermal management features to prevent data error and hardware failure due to excessive heat. MarketWire

Shadow Beverages and Snacks Partners With GNC to Launch Nutritional Beverage Line

SMTP Declares $1,400,000 Special Dividend and Quarterly Dividends
The following letter was released by SMTP (OTCBB: SMTP) Chairman and CEO, Semyon Dukach: MarketWire

NuView Systems, Inc. Named the Recipient of the 2012 IHRIM Partners Award
NuView Systems, Inc., a global provider of Human Capital Management (HR) & Payroll solutions, announced today the company was named the recipient of the 2012 IHRIM Partners Award -- an honor presented to organizations which have made significant contributions to the practice of HRIM and/or in support of the mission and goals of the Association. MarketWire, the World's Largest Social Network for Meeting New People, Unveils Its First U.S. Advertising Campaign
Badoo, the world's largest site for meeting new people and the fourth largest social network, is launching its first U.S. advertising campaign on April 26 as part of its official American launch. Entitled "I Want," and with a bold mix of offline, experiential treatments and digital elements, Badoo is focusing on bringing its message to a mainstream consumer audience. MarketWire

Drinkable Air Joins Forces With
Drinkable Air, a world leader in atmospheric water generation, has put into motion its plan to build a national Veteran sales and distribution network by entering into a Strategic Alliance with, a nonprofit charity that gives America's Veteran population the resources and support needed to start their own home-based and franchised businesses. MarketWire

Penton Media and Microsoft Set Standard for Virtual Event ROI
Maintaining messaging consistency while improving the quality and effectiveness of webinar content and event promotions, Penton Media's American City & County and Microsoft have achieved industry-leading performance with the State and Local Government Summit, now in its fifth year. American City & County is part of Penton's Public Infrastructure Group. MarketWire

MyBuys Starts Strong in 2012, Expands Leadership Position in Cross-Channel Personalization
MyBuys, the leading provider of personalization for multi-channel retailers, direct brands, and digital agencies, today announced record revenue for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, with an increase of over 50% compared to the year ago period. The company now provides multi-channel personalization services to more than 400 sites worldwide. MarketWire

NewBeauty Magazine Features Los Angeles Cosmetic Dentistry Practice
Dr. Michael Fulbright, a cosmetic dentist in Los Angeles, has been featured in the Spring/Summer 2012 edition of NewBeauty Magazine released this month as an Expert Cosmetic Dentist MarketWire

VelaTel Has Reached Key Milestones With VN Tech's Hydrogen Back Up Power Devices
VelaTel Global Communications (OTCQB: VELA) (PINKSHEETS: VELA),, a leader in deploying and operating wireless broadband and telecommunication networks worldwide, is pleased to announce several key milestones related to VN Technologies (VN Tech), its hydrogen fuel cell green energy division in China MarketWire

Federal Agencies Adopt Innovative Nutanix Ultra-Dense, 2U Datacenter
Nutanix, the first company to offer a radically simple compute and storage building block for virtualizing datacenters without the need for shared storage, today announced it has achieved record growth across federal agencies, closing millions of dollars worth of Nutanix Complete Cluster sales MarketWire

Focus Gold Corp. Announces Corporate Update
Focus Gold Corp. (or "Focus" or the "Company") (OTCQB: FGLD) (OTCBB: FGLD) is pleased to announce an update on several corporate initiatives. MarketWire

Augme Finalizes Patent License
Augme® Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT) ("Augme®") (the "Company"), a leader in interactive media marketing that provides the only patented end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced that it has finalized a technology patent license and services partnership with LucidMedia Networks, Inc., a leading digital media management provider. MarketWire

Southern Products, Inc. Is Approved for a Joint Listing on the Berlin Exchange Under the Trading Symbol "ZSP"
Southern Products (OTCQB: SNPD) (OTCBB: SNPD), a manufacturer of "Assembled in the USA" flat-panel televisions, was approved beginning April 20, 2012 for a joint listing on the Berlin Stock Exchange MarketWire

Health 2.0 Boston Code-a-Thon
WHAT: Health 2.0 along with AT&T, athenahealth, and MIT's H@acking Medicine will host a big data coding competition to build new applications that can improve health care. Health 2.0 code-a-thons are one-day events where developers come together to rapidly develop health apps. The code-a-thon will be held the weekend before Health 2 MarketWire

Columbia Taps TCW for New Bond Fund
We are pleased to announce that TCW will sub-advise a portion of a newly launched multi-manager bond fund, Columbia Active Portfolios Multi-Manager Core Plus Bond Fund (CMCPX). The Fund was launched on April 20, 2012 by Columbia Management. It is offered by Ameriprise Financial in its Active Diversified Portfolios investments series, a discretionary mutual fund wrap program. MarketWire

July Systems to Present at mSport Summit 2012
July Systems, the leading cloud-based mobile application platform provider, today announced that Prem Bhatia, July's president of international sales, will speak at mSport Summit 2012 on Thursday, April 26 in London. Bhatia will join a panel of mobile and sport experts evaluating conventional and novel mobile monetization options. MarketWire

Zayo Completes Integration of 360networks Assets
Zayo Group announces the completion of the 360networks' long haul network integration. The resulting combined network doubles Zayo's national network reach, providing coast-to-coast connectivity spanning 45,400 route miles in 42 states and over 70 metro markets. MarketWire

Peoplefluent's Innovative Talent Management Solutions for the iPad Profiled by Bersin & Associates
Peoplefluent™, an industry-leading Talent Management solutions provider, today announced that its groundbreaking talent management solution for the iPad® has been profiled in a new research report by Bersin & Associates, the premier research and consulting firm empowering Human Resources organizations to drive bottom-line impact MarketWire

RPost(R) Is Compatible With Vertafore's AMS 360
Carl Rynders, IT Director with R&R Insurance Services, found RPost after a recommendation from Assurex Global, the world's premier network of independent insurance, risk management and benefits brokers. Since then, R&R has used RPost's Registered Email services for all of their important client/broker/carrier communications and transactions to mitigate E&O risk and prove compliance. MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Named Finalist in the 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Adaptive Planning as a finalist for the 7th Annual 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards in the Cloud Computing/SaaS category MarketWire

First California Reports Significant Increase in Core Earnings for the 2012 First Quarter
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL), the holding company of First California Bank, today reported net income for the 2012 first quarter ended March 31, 2012 of $2.6 million, compared with $15.6 million for the same quarter a year ago. Net income available to common shareholders was $2.3 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, compared with $15.3 million, or $0 MarketWire

Koch Supply & Trading Company Chooses Triple Point's Software for Its European Natural Gas Business
Triple Point Technology, the leading global provider of cloud and on-premise Commodity Management software, announced today that Koch Supply & Trading Sarl has licensed Triple Point's flagship software solution, Commodity XL™, for its natural gas trading, risk and scheduling activities in Europe. MarketWire

Stillwater Advances Growth Strategy, Reports First Quarter Earnings

Natural Sweetener Producer Sweet Green Fields Expands U.S. Stevia Crop Production to Southeastern States
Sweet Green Fields, a leading US-based global producer of high purity stevia extracts, today announced the expansion of its stevia crop production to the Southeast United States, with crop plantings in Georgia and North Carolina. This development marks another major operational expansion for Sweet Green Fields as part of its commitment to develop its stevia crops here in the U.S MarketWire

BioPower Operations Corporation Announces the Appointment of Michael Dinkes, Esq., CPA to the Board of Directors and Head of the Audit Committee
BioPower Operations Corporation (OTCQB: BOPO) (PINKSHEETS: BOPO) today announced that Michael Dinkes, Esq., CPA has agreed to join its Board of Directors and will be appointed Chairman of BioPower's Audit Committee. Mr MarketWire

W. P. Carey Provides EUR 20 Million Construction Financing in Poland
W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC), the global investment management company specializing in corporate sale and leaseback and single-tenant construction financing, today announced that one of its publicly-held non-traded REIT affiliates, CPA®:17 - Global, will be providing a EUR 20 million ($26 million) construction financing package for Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd ("NSG Group") MarketWire

Toyota Material Handling Europe Selects MSC Software Solutions to Optimize Designs
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) selected SimXpert Motion for the modeling and analysis of forklift structures for customized material handling equipment. MarketWire

GuestLogix Launches Chinese, Japanese and Korean Versions of its Industry-Leading Onboard Retailing Solution
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX: GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced the addition of Chinese, Japanese and Korean versions of its industry-leading onboard retailing software to support the Company's plans for footprint expansion in the Asia-Pacific region MarketWire

BID2WIN Software Delivers New Enhancements for Estimating and Bidding
BID2WIN Software is pleased to announce the release of BID2WIN 2012, the latest version of its award-winning estimating and bidding solution. With new features designed to further enhance the user experience, BID2WIN 2012 adds more customization and better organization to its streamlined and easy to use interface. MarketWire

Gold Standard Ventures Intersects 537 Feet (164 Meters) of 0.099 ozAu/st (3.38 g/t) at Railroad, Nevada Project
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. ("Gold Standard") (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) ( reported today that a new hole, RR 12-1, has intersected 537 feet (164 meters) of 0.099 ozAu/st (3.38 g/t Au) including 140 feet (42.7 meters) of 0.274 oz Au/st (9.40 g/t Au). This intersection includes 12 intercepts (each about 5 feet in length) which assayed greater than 0 MarketWire

WABCO Reports Q1 2012 Results; Continues to Outperform an Uncertain Global Market; Delivers Record Performance Operating Margin at 13.9%; Maintains Guidance for 2012

PNI Digital Media Sets Fiscal Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call for May 10th, 2012 at 4:30 pm ET
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 4:30 pm ET (1:30 pm PT) to discuss results for the fiscal second quarter ended March 31st, 2012 MarketWire

Tenaris Announces 2012 First Quarter Results
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BVM: TS) (MILAN: TEN) ("Tenaris") today announced its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 in comparison with its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

TASER International Reports First Quarter Results Q1 Sales of $25.6 Million With Operating Income of $6.5 Million
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2012 ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Cytokinetics Announces Presentation of Preclinical Data Regarding CK-2017357 at the 2012 Experimental Biology Annual Conference
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced today that preclinical data regarding CK-2017357 were presented in a poster presentation at the 2012 Experimental Biology Annual Conference in San Diego, California. CK-2017357 is the lead drug candidate from the company's skeletal muscle contractility program MarketWire

Central Presbyterian Church Revives Following With 191st Easter Season Celebration
Central Presbyterian Church, an Upper East Side, New York church in a dynamic phase of renewal, has breathed new life into the historic walls of its landmark Manhattan building with the celebration of its 191st Easter Season MarketWire

CipherCloud Partners With Cloud Sherpas
CipherCloud, a leading provider of cloud data protection gateways for public and private clouds, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Cloud Sherpas, a leading enterprise-focused cloud service provider and Google Enterprise 2011 Partner of the Year MarketWire

DG(R) to Report First Quarter 2012 Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on May 9, 2012
DG (NASDAQ: DGIT) announced today that it will report its first quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. The management will host a conference call and webcast at 05:00 pm ET that afternoon to review the results. MarketWire

Article One Partners Names Peter Vanderheyden as Chief Product Officer
Article One Partners (AOP), the world's largest patent research community, today announced that Peter Vanderheyden, a seasoned IP industry veteran, has assumed the role of Chief Product Officer, where he is responsible for product strategy, technical staff and product development. Vanderheyden is also responsible for recruiting, training, rewarding and retaining AOP's global research community. MarketWire

New Results at Marban Highlight Potential to Define High Grade Ore Shoots
NioGold Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: NOX) (OTCQX: NOXGF) ("NioGold") is pleased to release new drilling results of the Phase Two program conducted under the terms of the Aurizon Mines Ltd. ("Aurizon") earn-in option on the Marban Block property, located in the Malartic gold camp, Abitibi region of Quebec. MarketWire

New WATS3D Biopsy for Sharply Enhanced Detection of Esophageal Precancer to be Demonstrated at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell's First Annual Peter D. Stevens Course on Interventional Innovations in Digestive Care
CDx Diagnostics, the developer of the new EndoCDx WATS3D (Wide Area Transepithelial Sample) 3-Dimensional esophageal biopsy, announced today that it will exhibit at the First Annual Peter D. Stevens Course on Interventional Innovations in Digestive Care hosted by New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center MarketWire

Vale Completes Phase I of Salobo Copper Mine in Northern Brazil, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- Vale SA (NYSE:RIO) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) has just started operations at its new copper mine, considered the largest copper deposit ever discovered in Brazil. The Salobo mine is located in the mining district of Carajás, in the Para state in northern Brazil MarketWire

Power Transmission Projects See Increased Spending and Growth in Coming Years, a "Navigating the Currents of Change" Webcast on
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- As states continue implementing renewable portfolio standards (RPS), setting targeted percentages of renewable energy generation, construction of wind, solar and other renewable power projects has blossomed across North America MarketWire

SCAA 2012 Best New Product Winners Announced
Each year, the Specialty Coffee Association's Best New Product Competition recognizes new products that represent quality and add value to the specialty coffee and tea industry. Awards were presented at the SCAA's 24th Annual Exposition in Portland, Oregon April 19-22, 2012 MarketWire

Trellis Earth Products "Go Green for Free" Campaign Launched in Quick Serve Restaurant Industry
Trellis Earth Products, Inc MarketWire

Turkey's EUAS, Candu Energy Sign Agreement for Nuclear Plant in Sinop, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- With increasing power demands from its near double-digit growth economy, Turkey wants to strengthen its hand with new partnerships in nuclear energy MarketWire

Right On Interactive and Bronto Software Strike Up Marketing and Sales Partnership
Two fast-growing marketing technology companies have entered into a sales and marketing partnership designed to help customers implement more effective marketing programs. Right On Interactive ( a lifecycle marketing automation software company that helps organizations win, keep and grow business, has partnered with Bronto Software (http://www.bronto MarketWire

West Announces First Quarter 2012 Results, Revises 2012 Guidance
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Power Properties Flourishes Amidst Real Estate Investment Boom
Even as the economy shows some beginning signs of slow-moving improvement, the real estate market is, in many ways, still languishing. Housing prices are down by nearly a third from their peak, and foreclosures flood the market. While these may initially seem like signs of a stagnant real estate market, however, there are some who are benefiting greatly from current market conditions MarketWire

HireVue to Showcase Digital Interviewing Recruiting Strategies at HCI Strategic Talent Acquisition Conference
WHO:HireVue, provider of an amazing new way to interview -- on demand WHAT:Will demonstrate how digital interviewing streamlines interviewing practices, improves quality of hire and enhances the candidate experience during the 2012 HCI Strategic Talent Acquisition Conference MarketWire

Plastic Surgeon in Chicago Says Spring Brings Higher Demand for Breast Augmentation
The summer months of warm weather and swimsuits are rapidly approaching and, as many people start hitting the gym in anticipation of lighter, more revealing clothing, Chicago plastic surgeon Dr. Brian Braithwaite says he has also noticed an influx of patients at his practice as well. While diet, exercise, and time in the sun can help patients feel more comfortable and confident in their skin, Dr MarketWire

Drobo Announces Automated Data-Aware Tiering With "No IT Required"
Drobo, makers of award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, today announced general availability of its new Automated Data-Aware Tiering technology MarketWire

Illume Mobile Delivers Another World Class Mobile App With The Richards Group
MacroSolve, Inc., doing business as Illume Mobile (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve," "Illume Mobile" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps, and solutions for business, is a proud collaborator on the recently released T.G.I. Friday's® app. MarketWire

SolarWinds Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today reported results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Reports First Quarter Results
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) today reported first quarter 2012 diluted earnings per share of $0.11 on revenues of $195.2 million. These results compare to diluted earnings per share of $0.12 on $200.3 million in revenues for the first quarter of 2011. MarketWire

CONMED Corporation Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD) MarketWire

Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation Continues Strong Operating Results With Third Consecutive Quarter of Profitability
Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: YAVY) MarketWire

United Water Restoration Group Confirms Importance of Emergency Copy of Insurance Policy
Severe weather is a common occurrence during the spring and summer months, particularly along the Florida coast. Floridians have been preparing for and cleaning up after hurricanes for hundreds of years. As a result, many of them have put together emergency kits, which are full of essential survival supplies, to help them weather storms MarketWire

Ophthalmologists Defend Patient Care on Capitol Hill
More than 350 ophthalmologists will meet today with members of Congress to raise awareness about current threats to eye care and urge their support for policies that enhance disease prevention and treatment for millions of Americans. MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. to Announce First Quarter Results on May 3, 2012
DHT TO ANNOUNCE FIRST QUARTER RESULTS ON MAY 3, 2012 DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHT) will release its first quarter 2012 earningsafter market close onWednesday May 2, 2012 and will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. (EST) onThursday May 3, 2012 to discuss the results for the quarter MarketWire

Trustworthy Internet Movement Picks SSL Implementation and Governance as First Initiative
Infosecurity Europe 2012 -- Just two months from its inauguration date at the RSA Conference in San Francisco on February 29, the Trustworthy Internet Movement (TIM) announced today that it has chosen SSL governance and implementation across the Internet as its first project MarketWire

New Website Releases for Fairfield, CT Plastic Surgeon
As more and more patients continue to use the Internet as a source for healthcare and medical information, Dr. Fredric Newman, a plastic surgeon in Fairfield, CT, has announced the launch of a new, redesigned website for his practice. Dr MarketWire

New Jersey Plastic Surgeon Discusses Recent Cosmetic Tax Repeal
At the beginning of 2012, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a bill that repealed a cosmetic medical procedures tax requiring aesthetic plastic surgery practices to collect taxes on procedures such as breast implants or BOTOX in New Jersey. The 6% tax on gross receipts from cosmetic procedures will be tapered off over the next 2 years MarketWire

Host a Chic Cinco de Mayo Soiree
(Family Features) The writer Nancie Carmody once said, "I am thankful for the mess to clean after a party because it means I have been surrounded by friends." Entertaining for loved ones can be an enjoyable affair but also one that requires a lot of work MarketWire

Delhaize Group confirms first quarter 2012 earnings release date
Delhaize Group (EURONEXT BRUSSELS: DELB)(NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, confirms thatit willannounce its first quarter 2012 results (ended March 31, 2012) onThursday May3, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. CET. The press release will be available onDelhaizeGroup's website ( immediately after its publication. MarketWire

Verimatrix Explores Extending Pay TV With OTT During Multi-Network Solutions in the Real World Briefing at Connected TV World Summit
Connected TV World Summit -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it is hosting the next installment of its Multi-network Solutions in the Real World Forum series at Connected TV World Summit, 2-3 May, 2012, at the Royal Society of Medicine in London MarketWire

New App "CamSam" Converts Smartphones Into Practical Speedcam Detectors
The free app CamSam is now available in iTunes App Store and in the Android market. Users get timely information over the GPS about all registered speedcams on their section of the road. Besides radar trackers, they are also informed about red lights and section controls MarketWire -- Find Out How Your Business Is Listed Online
Do you wonder how or if your business listing shows up in various search results online? The SaleSpider business directory now automatically allows businesses to know exactly where their listing can be seen and how they can become more visible. MarketWire

Dassault Aviation : Quarterly information as of March 31, 2012

Violin Memory Adds Eight New Resellers to EMEA Partner Program
Violin Memory, Inc., provider of one of the world's fastest and most scalable flash Memory Arrays, today announced eight new channel partners across seven new countries in Europe, all of which joined within the last thirty days. MarketWire

Neste Oil sold its first batch of NExBTL renewable diesel to the US market
Neste Oil CorporationPress release26 April 2012 at 9:20 am (EET)Neste Oil sold its first batch of NExBTL renewable diesel to the US marketNeste Oil has recently supplied its first batch of NExBTL renewable dieseltothe US market MarketWire

Unilever PLC announces 1st Quarter Results

Northland Presents the Annual Report of 2011
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OSLO: NAUR) ("Northland" or the "Company") will release the Annual Report of 2011 on Thursday April 26, 2012. MarketWire

Option trading update - first quarter 2012
Option (EURONEXT Brussels: OPTI; OTC:OPNVY), a global leader in wireless connectivity, security and experience,todayannounced that during the first quarter of 2012 the Group generatedrevenue ofEUR 12.1 million. Software & license revenues represented EUR 8.6million andproduct related revenues represented EUR 3.5 million of total firstquarter2012 revenues. MarketWire

54 Percent of U.S. Metros Post Quarterly Increase in Foreclosure Activity in First Quarter of 2012
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Q1 2012 Metropolitan Foreclosure Market Report, which shows first quarter foreclosure activity increased from the previous quarter in 114 out of the nation's 212 metropolitan areas with a population of 200,000 or more. MarketWire

Pharming reports financial results first quarter 2012
Biotech company Pharming Group NV("Pharming" or "the Company") (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today published itsfinancial report for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

LBi Sees Continued Sales and Earnings Growth in Q1 2012
LBi International N.V. (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: LBI), Europe's largest independent marketing and technology agency, today reports its first quarter results for the period ended 31 March 2012. MarketWire

Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine -- Financial Analyst Webcast
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) will host an "Executive Access for Investors" educational webcast with corresponding slides on Friday, April 27, 2012, beginning at 9:30 a.m. PT. MarketWire

Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental Brands Enter Trinidad and Tobago
Enterprise Holdings in partnership with Neal & Massy Automotive Ltd. announced at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today the opening of three new Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental locations in Trinidad and Tobago MarketWire

IDC & IDG Enterprise Cloud Leadership Forum Brings Together Top IT Executives and Analysts for Unprecedented Spotlight on the Cloud's Impact in the Enterprise
IT experts from Amazon, NASA, and Kaiser Permanente are among the featured presenters at the third annual Cloud Leadership Forum, produced by International Data Corp. (IDC) and IDG Enterprise, the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World. MarketWire

FSB Community Bankshares, Inc. Announces Quarterly Results
FSB Community Bankshares, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: FSBC), the mid-tier stock holding company of Fairport Savings Bank (the "Bank"), reported a net loss of $113,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 compared to a net loss of $46,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. Net loss per share was $(0.07) for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 compared to net loss per share of $(0 MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (ADTI) Announces Border Security Applications
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF), announced today that as ADTI's Seek and Avoid technology moves forward with integration into its UAV - Unmanned Aerial Vehicle and Drone system, it sees some of the first commercial applications for border security. Current FAA rules restrict flights of UAVs to no higher than 400 feet, and away from airports and air traffic MarketWire

Verisign Reports 13% Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth in First Quarter 2012
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. Announces Its Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV) announced today that the Company will release financial results for its fiscal year 2012 second quarter ended March 31, 2012 and update its business outlook for its fiscal year ending September 30, 2012 on Thursday, May 3, 2012. MWI will host a conference call the same day at 11:00 am eastern time to discuss these results and its business outlook. MarketWire

United Community Banks, Inc. Reports Earnings of $11.5 Million for First Quarter 2012
United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) MarketWire

A Forward Look, the Year Ahead - Featured Research on Crosstex Energy, Inc. and CVR Energy, Inc.
Today, introduced featured coverage of Crosstex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: XTXI) and CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CVI). Full research reports are available to readers at: MarketWire

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. to Host FY2012 Conference Call on Thursday, May 3, 2012
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMCF) today announced that it will host an investor conference call at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time (EDT) on Thursday, May 3, 2012 to discuss the Company's operating results for the quarter fiscal year ended February 29, 2012, along with other topics of interest. The Company plans to report its operating results earlier the same day. MarketWire

Novartis drug Afinitor® approved by FDA as first medication to treat patients with non-cancerous kidney tumors associated with TSC
Novartis International AG /Novartis drug Afinitor® approved by FDA as first medication to treat patients with non-cancerous kidney tumors associated with TSC . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire Represented by Ticker Talk's Ted Ohashi at Chicago Resource Expo on April 27th & 28th, 2012
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 26, 2012 - Once again, is looking forward to attending a Chicago Resource Expo event, and will be represented by Ted Ohashi. Chicago Resource Expo is one of the oldest natural resource conferences in the United States GlobeNewswire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: 2011 Annual Report Filed; Letter From the CEO; Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: 2011 Annual Report Filed; Letter From the CEO; Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Ahold continues to invest in growth and strengthens Albert Heijn's position in the Netherlands
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 26, 2012 - Ahold today has reached an agreement with Jumbo regarding the transfer of 78 C1000 and 4 Jumbo stores. The majority of the stores are owned by entrepreneurs; four are company-owned stores. This step fits within Ahold's strategy for sustainable, profitable growth GlobeNewswire

Sobi:Resolutions from Swedish Orphan Biovitrum's ("Sobi") Annual General Meeting (AGM)
The Sobi AGM convened earlier today in Stockholm and voted in favour of the resolutions proposed at the meeting, including: GlobeNewswire

Regulated information - Resolutions of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of ageas N.V. on 26 April 2012 in Utrecht
The General Meeting of Shareholders of ageas N.V. has approved all the proposals submitted to it by the Board of Directors. GlobeNewswire

Orion sues Mylan in the U.S. to enforce its U.S. patents covering the proprietary drug Stalevo®
Orion Corporation Stock Exchange Release       26  April  2012 at  19.25EEST GlobeNewswire

Intervest Retail NV : Report of the ordinary general meeting of 25 April 2012
Please click on the pdf for the entire press release: GlobeNewswire

I.M. Skaugen SE : Redemption of own bond holdings in IMSK04, IMSK09 PRO, IMSK10 and IMSK11 PRO
With effect from 26th April 2012, NOK203.5 million in IMSK04 (ISIN NO 001036789.9), NOK147.5 million in IMSK09 PRO (ISIN NO 001058799.1), NOK290.5 million in IMSK10 (ISIN NO 001060468.9) and NOK75 million in IMSK11 PRO (ISIN NO 001062592.4) are redeemed as own holdings. The amounts redeemed were repurchased in relation to refinancing in 1Q2012. GlobeNewswire

Annual General Meeting of Endomines AB (publ) on April 26, 2012
The press release can be downloaded from the following link:Annual General Meeting of Endomines AB (publ) on April 26, 2012The Annual General Meeting (the "AGM") of shareholders of Endomines AB (publ) was held on April 26, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Invitation to press briefing - Ericsson Annual General Meeting
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) invites media to a press briefing prior to its 2012 Annual General Meeting. President and CEO Hans Vestberg will summarize his speech to the shareholders and take brief questions. GlobeNewswire

Veidekke ASA : Veidekke wins power contract in southern Norway
Today Otra Kraft DA has signed a contract with Veidekke Entreprenør to build new transfer tunnels to Brokke power station in Setesdal. This is a turnkey contract with a value of NOK 168.8 million excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

Strong growth and increased profit at SpareBank 1 SMN
SpareBank 1 SMN achieved a net profit NOK 272m in the first quarter 2012, an improvement of NOK 17m over the same period last year. The Bank strengthened its market position, in particular in the market for home mortgage loans. GlobeNewswire

ING publishes 2011 Sustainability Report
ING Group today announced the release of its 2011 Sustainability Report, "ING in Society". GlobeNewswire

Reference is made to the stock exchange announcements dated 19 and 20 April 2012 regarding the private placement of 35,200,000 new shares (the "New Shares") in Songa Offshore SE (the "Company"). GlobeNewswire

Kitron Q1 2012: Higher profitability
(2012-04-26) Kitron's revenue amounted to NOK 450.4 million in the first quarter of 2012, a 4.8 per cent increase compared with the same period last year. EBIT was NOK 21.5 million (NOK 11.1 million). The profit before tax and discontinued operations was NOK 13.9 million (NOK 5.2 million in Q1 2011). Cash flow from operations was negative by NOK 10.9 million (negative NOK 38.3 million) GlobeNewswire

The printing press of Alma Media's new printing facility to be delivered by manroland web systems
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 26, 2012 at 15:15 (EEST)THE PRINTING PRESS OF ALMA MEDIA'S NEW PRINTING FACILITY TO BE DELIVERED BY MANROLAND WEB SYSTEMS Alma Media's printing and distribution company Alma Manu Oy has today, on April 26, 2012, signed a delivery contract on a printing press with manroland web systems GmbH GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge - Accounts Q1 2012

NIB finances high-capacity transmission line in southern Estonia
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Estonia's state-owned transmission system operator Elering AS have signed a 20-year loan for the construction of a 330 kV transmission line in southern Estonia. GlobeNewswire

AB Svensk Exportkredit: Interim report for the first quarter of 2012
Exporters' need for SEK remains significant GlobeNewswire

Resolutions of Talvivaara Mining Company Plc Annual General Meeting 2012
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc26 April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Studsvik's Interim Report for January - March 2012
·       Sales amounted to SEK 322.7 million (297.2). GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE : Annual report 2011
Prosafe has today published the annual report for 2011. This year's printed report includes the annual accounts and directors' report for 2011.In order to present an up-to-date overview of the company, Prosafe has created a download centre on Prosafe's website GlobeNewswire

Outotec's Interim Report January-March 2012

Bulletin from Annual General Meeting in Net Insight AB (publ) on 26 April 2012
STOCKHOLM, The following decisions were passed at the Annual General Meeting (the "AGM") in Net Insight AB on 26 April 2012. The board of directors' complete proposals have previously been published and are available at the company's website, GlobeNewswire

Interim Report First Quarter
Interim Report 1 2012This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients.The owner of this announcement warrants that:(i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and(ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of theinformation contained therein GlobeNewswire


Pöyry awarded civil and detail engineering contract for the new UPM Biorefinery
PÖYRY PLC          Press release 26 April GlobeNewswire

Copeinca ASA has today on 25 April 2012 held its Annual General Meeting.All proposals to the Annual General Meeting were approved.The minutes FROM THE Annual General Meeting are attached. GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA Annual General Meeting approves dividend of NOK 1.80 per share
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA ("Statoil Fuel & Retail", ticker: SFR) was held on Thursday, 26 April 2012 in Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec's January-March 2012 interim report: First quarter challenging for Terminals segment. Outlook unchanged.

Odfjell SE : Invitation to First Quarter Presentation 2012
Odfjell SE's first quarter results 2012 will be released Wednesday 9th of May 2012 and will be published on Oslo Stock Exchange at and on Please note that the financial reporting date is revised. GlobeNewswire

Delhaize Group : Notice for the ordinary and extraordinary shareholders meeting
The number of shares of Delhaize Group SA/NV registered for the purposes of the extraordinary shareholders' meeting of April 23, 2012 was not sufficient to meet the quorum requirement to consider and vote upon the matters proposed for a vote at that meeting GlobeNewswire

Stadshypotek's interim report January - March 2012

CyBio Announces Sales and Earnings Guidance for the Current Financial Year 2011/2012
CyBio AG /CyBio Announces Sales and Earnings Guidance for the Current Financial Year 2011/2012 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

AboveNet / ancotel partnership enhances connectivity options to Europe's global networks
Munich, April 26th 2012 -- AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT) AboveNet communications, a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity, has chosen ancotel's 'virtual meet me room' (vmmr) in Frankfurt to extend the availability of its premium Ethernet services.AboveNet's high performance network delivers up to 40Gig with ancotel's vmmr Ethernet platform GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 26, 2012 at 9:55 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Kesko's 2011 Corporate Responsibility Report is published
The new report comprehensively covers the objectives, actions and results of Kesko's responsibility programme and responsibility work. GlobeNewswire

Russian Intersport chain completely to Kesko
KESKO CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 26.04.2012 AT 9.35 1(1) GlobeNewswire

Sobi : Interim Report, January - March 2012
Geoffrey McDonough, CEO: "The first quarter marks a solid beginning for 2012 with consistent growth across our product business lines. We finalized two significant transactions with Pfizer and made an important revision of the agreement regarding the acquisition of Arexis and have no remaining obligations towards the sellers for any development program including Kiobrina® GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Presentation of first quarter 2012
The presentation of first quarter 2012 is attached hereto.This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. 1Q 2012 Presentation EltekThis announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Report first quarter 2012
Eltek reported revenue of NOK 786 million for the continuing operations in the power electronics market in the first quarter 2012, reflecting a seasonal slowdown from the previous quarter. Operating profit (EBIT) was NOK 27 million and profit before tax NOK 7 million for the continuing business in the first quarter 2012. GlobeNewswire

TGS Q1 2012 Webcast and Teleconference
ASKER, NORWAY (26 April 2012) - TGS will publish its Q1 2012 results at approximately 08:00 Central European time on 3 May 2012. At the same time, a recorded presentation with audio by CEO Robert Hobbs and CFO Kristian Johansen will be made available at GlobeNewswire

Cooperation negotiations at Alma Mediapartners Oy ended
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 26, 2012 at 9:00 am (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Kesko's interim report 1 Jan.-31 Mar. 2012

Neste Oil's Interim Report for January-March 2012
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release26 April 2012 at 9 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Camposol Holding PLC Presentation of First Quarter 2012
Camposol Holding Plc will announce the results for the first quarter of 2012 on Thursday 10 May 2012. In connection with the release, a telephone conference will be held at 4:00 p.m. (CET), as described below. GlobeNewswire

Copeinca ASA's first quarter results are scheduled to be released on Wednesday May 9th, 2012.In connection with the release, a telephone conference will be held at 4:00 p.m. (CET), as described below. GlobeNewswire

Wentworth Resources Limited : Update on the Acquisition of Cove Energy's Interest in Mnazi Bay Concession, Tanzania and M&P's Pre-Emption Rights
26 APRIL 2012 GlobeNewswire

Transmode Holding AB's Interim Report January - March 2012
January - March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Enfo Oyj's interim report 1/2012 (1 January-31 March 2012)
Key points of the interim report GlobeNewswire

Tikkurila's Interim Report for January-March 2012 - Revenue increased, EBIT excluding non-recurring items clearly higher
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseApril 26, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. (CET+1) January-March 2012 highlights GlobeNewswire

Convening notice is hereby given to the shareholders of Metro to attend the annual general meeting of Metro's shareholders (the "AGM") that will be held on 31 May 2012 at 10:00 a.m. CET at 7, avenue J.P. Pescatore, L-2324 Luxembourg, with the following agenda: GlobeNewswire

Handelsbanken's Interim Report January - March 2012
 Summary January - March 2012, compared with January - March 2011 GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Announcement from the Annual General Meeting of East Capital Explorer AB (publ) on 25 April 2012
The Meeting adopted the income statements and balance sheets included in the Board of Directors' Annual Report for the Parent Company and the East Capital Explorer Group for the fiscal year 2011. GlobeNewswire

Ad hoc Media release: Green light for purchase of Herzing+Schroth
Feintool International Holding AG /Ad hoc Media release: Green light for purchase of Herzing+Schroth. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Heijmans acquires Tilburg Energy Factory contract
The De Dommel District Water Board has awarded Heijmans a contract for the design, realisation and maintenance of an Energy Factory at the site of the Municipality of Tilburg's sewage treatment plant GlobeNewswire

Mobistar : Q1 2012 results
Mobistar, confident in his new product line, maintains its forecasts GlobeNewswire

Brussels, 26 April 2012, at 7:30 am GlobeNewswire

Good start to the new financial year for TAKKT Group
Takkt AG /Good start to the new financial year for TAKKT Group. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

FIRST QUARTER 2012 RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENTRevenues in the first quarter 2012 amounted to 836 MNOK compared to 784 MNOK in first quarter last year. After adjustment for currency changes, revenue growth was 8%. The increase was driven by higher activity in Sorting Solutions. Gross margin was 47% in the quarter, up from 45% in the corresponding quarter last year GlobeNewswire

Press information
With reference to the press information distributed on March 22, 2012, we can confirm that the member of our management team who has been detained in custody on suspicion of a crime of a private nature is no longer under suspicion and that the preliminary investigation has been discontinued. The person recommences work at Net Insight immediately. GlobeNewswire

Questus Global Capital Market, Ltd. :Questus Global Capital Market Ltd (QGCM) is very pleased to announce that it has contracted with Energy Funding Partners LLC (EFP), a USA company, to raise capital
Questus Global Capital Market Ltd (QGCM) is very pleased to announce that it has contracted with Energy Funding Partners LLC (EFP), a USA company, to raise capital to construct two Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) to Energy power facilities in the United States.The capital will be raised through the sale of QGCM collateralized stock. GlobeNewswire

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