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Tata profits boosted by rise in Jaguar Land Rover sales
Increasing sales at Jaguar Land Rover have helped Tata's to record huge growth in their profits. ANI

Economic growth provides much needed lift to Obama: NYT/CBS Poll
U.S. President Barack Obama's political standing is rising along with voters' optimism that the economy is getting better, according to the latest New York Times/CBS News poll. ANI

Apple iPad threatened with import, export ban in China over trademark fight
A Chinese tech company that says it owns the rights to the iPad trademark, has asked the country's customs authorities to ban all imports and exports of Apple's widely popular computer tablet. ANI

Airbus Military Signs Contract with Indonesia for Nine C295 Aircraft
Airbus Military has signed today a firm contract with PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PT DI) to supply nine C295 military transport aircraft for delivery to the Indonesian Ministry of Defense.The contract between PT DI and the Ministry of Defense of Indonesia was signed simultaneously, witnessed by Minister of Defense, Prof. Dr ACN Newswire

Telco Operators Seek for Improved Customer Engagement
According to a recent survey by Telecoms IQ, improving customer loyalty is still high on the agenda amongst the myriad of key issues telco operators are faced with ACN Newswire

Asia-Pacific Leading Demand for New Aircraft
Airlines in the Asia-Pacific region will take delivery of around 9,370 new aircraft over the next 20 years, according to the latest market forecast by Airbus. Valued at US$1 ACN Newswire

Airbus to Launch A330P2F Cargo Conversion Programme with ST Aerospace and EADS EFW
Airbus, ST Aerospace and EADS EFW have signed an MoU for a strategic partnership to develop the A330 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion programme ACN Newswire

Bhutan's Drukair Orders an Airbus A319 with Sharklets
Drukair, the flag carrier of landlocked Eastern Himalayan mountain Kingdom of Bhutan, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for an Airbus A319 aircraft fitted with fuel saving Sharklets to complement its existing fleet of two A319s ACN Newswire

SIA Engineering Company Chooses Airbus Managed Inventory
SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) has signed a contract with Airbus for the implementation of the Airbus Managed Inventory (AMI) solution. This will ensure the replenishment of Airbus proprietary parts at SIAEC's facilities utilizing an automated inventory management system provided by Airbus ACN Newswire

Vietnam's Southern Vietnam Helicopter Corporation acquires its Fourth Eurocopter EC225 Helicopter for Offshore Oil and Gas Operations
The Southern Vietnam Helicopter Corporation of Vietnam (VNH South) signed a contract today with Eurocopter South East Asia for its fourth EC225 heavy helicopter. This acquisition follows closely on its last purchase of the same aircraft type six months ago, as it continues to expand its fleet for offshore oil and gas operations ACN Newswire

NEC and Indra Bring Cloud Computing to Companies by Launching a Virtual Office Solution with Multi-device Access
NEC Corp. (NEC; TSE: 6701) and Indra, the number one IT multinational in Spain and a leader in Europe and Latin America, announced today the launch of a new cloud management solution. The solution will provide broad variety of innovative services and mobility to companies in markets throughout the world ACN Newswire

AutoPlastCON to gather Automotive OEMs & Parts Manufacturers, Plastic Moulders & Manufacturers to discuss use of Plastics in Automotive Applications
AutoPlastCON is an international conference on auto plastic is set to take place in Shanghai on 27-28 February 2012. Automotive OEMs, Auto Parts manufacturers, Plastic manufacturers, Plastic Moulding and Plastic Processing companies will gather and discuss vehicle lightweighting using plastic auto components ACN Newswire

Panasonic to Open New ALIVH Multi-Layer Resin Board Factory in Taiwan
Panasonic Corporation held a ceremony on February 15, 2012 to celebrate the completion of its new factory in Taiwan for production of ALIVH multi-layer resin boards to be used for high-functionality terminals such as smartphones. The world mobilephone market is undergoing a rapid shift from standard phones to smartphones (high-functionality terminals) where major growth is anticipated ACN Newswire

Cautious 2012 Sentiment for Japanese Salaries and Recruitment
Robert Walters, one of the world's leading specialist professional recruitment consultancies, has released its 2012 Salary Survey. Now in its 13th edition, the annual Robert Walters Global Salary Survey has been helping clients and job-seekers determine current salaries for professional careers in Japan and across our network of 23 countries worldwide ACN Newswire

A*STAR Showcases 15 Innovative Solutions for Safety and Productivity at Singapore Airshow
The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) is showcasing 15 cutting-edge technologies to boost safety and productivity that is of relevance to the aerospace and aviation industry. This is yet another good example of how A*STAR's R&D capabilities, in partnership with companies, can bring economic value to Singapore ACN Newswire

City of Cape Town among Other Experts to Present at the Urban and Housing Development in Cape Town
Marcus Evans presented the Urban and Housing Development conference that took place from the 15th - 17th of February 2012 in Southern Sun Cape Sun, Cape Town. This event provided a one-stop platform that encapsulated cutting-edge issues, strategic solutions and pertinent case studies in urban planning, infrastructure and housing development ACN Newswire

CASBAA's Indonesia in View: Growing Pay TV
CASBAA's first forum of the year, Indonesia in View: Growing Pay TV will be held on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 in Jakarta at the Hotel Mulia Senayan.The Indonesian economy grew by 6 ACN Newswire

Gulfstream Aerospace and FlightSafety Launch First Flight Simulator Dedicated to Business Jet Training in Asia
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. and FlightSafety International today announced the opening of a new Learning Center in Hong Kong. The center will train operators of Gulfstream G450 and G550 aircraft using a Level D-qualified full-flight simulator, the first of its kind in Asia ACN Newswire

Hays Salary Guide Released: Salaries in Japan Hold Steady but Skills Shortages Still a Challenge
Salary increases will remain negligible in Japan this year, with employers instead turning to benefits to reward their staff, according to the 2012 Hays Salary Guide.Released today, the 2012 Hays Salary Guide reveals salary and recruiting trends for 1,100 roles across Japan, China, Hong Kong and Singapore and was based on a survey of over 900 employers as well as placements made by Hays ACN Newswire

Fundamental Research Initiates Coverage on Blue Horizon Industries (CNSX:BH) - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 14, 2012 - Fundamental Research has initiated coverage on Blue Horizon Industries (CNSX:BH). Analyst Siddarth Rajeev gives the company a buy rating and a fair value price of $0.30, close to double the $0.16 price on the day the report was has produced a ""video news alert"" based on this report ACN Newswire

Advent to Present at the Credit Suisse Global Services Conference
SAN FRANCISCO - February 14, 2012 - Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today that Heidi Flaherty, Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis and Investor Relations, will speak at the Credit Suisse Global Services Conference on Tuesday, March 13th, at 9:00 AM MST in Scottsdale, Arizona ACN Newswire

FX Alliance Inc. Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering
FX Alliance Inc. ("FXall") (NYSE: FX), today announced the closing of its previously announced initial public offering of 5,980,000 shares of common stock, which includes all 780,000 shares subject to the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares, at a price to the public of $12.00 per share ACN Newswire

WESTCHESTER, Ill., February 14, 2012 - Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE:CPO), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced that it intends to change its name to Ingredion pending shareholder approval at its annual meeting in May ACN Newswire

Horizon Air Orders Two Bombardier Q400 NextGen Airliners
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Horizon Air of Seattle, Washington has signed a firm purchase agreement for two Q400 NextGen airliners. Horizon Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaska Air Group, is the largest operator of Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft in the Americas with 48 aircraft in service today. MarketWire

Bombardier Confirms Ethiopian Airlines as Buyer of Five Q400 NextGen Airliners
Bombardier Aerospace confirmed today that Ethiopian Airlines is the customer that placed the firm order for five Q400 NextGen airliners announced on February 13, 2012. Two of the five aircraft will be operated by Ethiopian Airlines and three by its affiliate, ASKY Airlines of Togo. MarketWire

North Springs Resources Initiates Negotiations to Acquire Interest in Multiple Producing Gold Properties and Operating Mill in Chihuahua Mexico
North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB: NSRS)(PINKSHEETS: NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to announce that it has initiated negotiations to acquire an interest in an option on multiple producing gold properties and a related mill operation in Chihuahua, Mexico. MarketWire

Healthcare and Mobility -- Best Practices to Empower Your Business: Zenprise and DC Consulting to Host Live Webinar Discussing Best Practices for Mobility Enabled Healthcare
Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in secure mobile device management, today announced it is hosting a live webinar with DC Consulting focused on best practices for mobility in the healthcare industry. This live webinar will take place on Thursday, February 16 at 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT MarketWire

Divestment of Sony Ericsson completed
* The previously announced divestment of Ericsson's share of Sony Ericsson to Sony, including the broad IP cross-licensing agreement, completed on February 15, 2012 * Ericsson's gain on the transaction will be approximately SEK 7 MarketWire

Red Hawk Casino Pays Out $30,481 Slot Jackpot
Red Hawk Casino paid out another impressive jackpot this past weekend to a lucky Rewards Club member from El Dorado Hills, Calif. Patrick is a frequent guest at Red Hawk Casino and stopped in on Sunday, Feb. 12 after receiving an offer in the mail for a free electric wine bottle opener. After picking up his gift, he sat down to play some of his favorite slots MarketWire

Technology Credit Union Named Preferred Lender for SBA Guaranteed Loans
Technology Credit Union announced today it has been named a "preferred lender" for Small Business Administration (SBA) guaranteed loans. With preferred lender status, Tech CU will document and process SBA loan requests on behalf of the SBA, streamlining the application process and reducing the time between a request and funding for a business MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Announces Net Income of $3.2 Million for 2011, an Increase of 81% From 2010
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: FENB), a full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, reported net income of $3,152,000 for the year ended December 31, 2011 and total assets of $567 million as of December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Florida Realtor Hal Harshman Earns BOLD Designation From Keller Williams University
Hal Harshman, a well-known name in Central Florida real estate, has recently earned his BOLD designation from Keller Williams University. To earn this designation, Hal went through a regimented and rigorous classroom study where he learned the skills needed to set him apart in the field of Central Florida realty MarketWire

American Gaming Association President and CEO Frank J. Fahrenkopf, Jr. to Give Keynote Address at Gaming Laboratories International's Annual Roundtable
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), the world's leading technical consulting and independent certification laboratory, will welcome American Gaming Association President and CEO Frank J. Fahrenkopf, Jr. as the keynote speaker to open GLI University's 11th North American Roundtable. MarketWire

Vectren Corporation Reports 2011 Results; Issues Guidance for 2012
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) today reported net income for the year ended Dec. 31, 2011, of $141.6 million, or $1.73 per share, compared to net income of $133.7 million, or $1.65 per share in 2010. MarketWire

Native American Fair Commerce Coalition Cites Pair of Recent Governmental Actions as Showing Signs of Promise for Tribal Sovereignty

DISH Network Statement on Bankruptcy Court Approval of TerreStar's Reorganization
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) issued the following statement today regarding final bankruptcy court approval of TerreStar Networks' reorganization plan: MarketWire

C3Nano Secures US $6.7 Million in Series-B Funding Led by Phoenix Venture Partners
C3Nano, Inc, a Silicon Valley startup developing a nanomaterials-based transparent conductive film, has raised US $6.7 million in Series-B financing led by Phoenix Venture Partners, with participation from existing investor, GSR Ventures. To date, C3Nano has raised in excess of US $10 million MarketWire

Geovic Mining Corp. Provides Project Update
Geovic Mining Corp. ("Geovic" or "the Company") (TSX: GMC)(OTCBB: GVCM), on behalf of the Company's 60.5% subsidiary Geovic Cameroon PLC., (39 MarketWire

Roland DGA Announces Finalists for CREATIVE AWARDS Contest, Gamut Media Named North American Regional Winner
Roland DGA is pleased to announce its top Regional Award winners of the ROLAND CREATIVE AWARDS international design contest, as well as Honorable Mention and January People's Choice Award recipients for the North American region MarketWire

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. Increases Reserves Per Share 19% and Production Per Share 33% in 2011
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. (TSX: PEY) is pleased to present the results and analysis of the independent reserve report effective December 31, 2011. The evaluation encompassed 100% of Peyto's reserve assets and was conducted by InSite Petroleum Consultants. MarketWire

Thismoment Sponsors Social Entertainment and Games Hub at 2012 Social Media Week
thismoment, a Social Content Management System for brands, today announced their sponsorship of the Entertainment and Games hub at Social Media Week 2012 in San Francisco. The hub will be held on Friday, February 17th and will include social industry leaders sharing their ideas and engaging in discussions covering the impact of social media on the entertainment and gaming industries at large. MarketWire

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Announces Key Promotions in South Asia
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced the promotions of Thomas Koh and Chuan Peng Low within the company's South Asia organization. The two have been named director of Business Development and director of Solutions and Information Technology, respectively. MarketWire

Mattersight Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Results
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Mattersight Provides Update on Pilot Activity
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced it has converted a pilot of its sales application into a multiyear subscription contract. The estimated value of this contract is in excess of $5 million MarketWire

Best and Brightest Wage Entrepreneurial Battle of Ideas for $20,000 in Prizes
International software provider Cincom Systems will once again play host to the University of Cincinnati (UC) Spirit of Enterprise Graduate Business Plan Competition on Thursday, February 23 and Friday, February 24. MarketWire

Stifel Financial Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2011 Financial Results
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) MarketWire

Insulet Announces Global Agreement With LifeScan, Inc to Integrate Their OneTouch Blood Glucose Monitoring Technologies Into the OmniPod(R) Insulin Pump
Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced it has signed a worldwide agreement with LifeScan, Inc. to integrate LifeScan's OneTouch® blood glucose monitoring technology into the OmniPod Personal Diabetes Manager ("PDM"). MarketWire

LEX12(TM) Launched as Premium Cigar Brand Using Embossed Metal Tins Developed by JL Packaging Group
S&M Brands wants to make a major statement with its new LEX12 brand of premium little cigars, so it collaborated with the JL Packaging Group on an embossed tin to carry its carefully calibrated branding, protect its product contents, and maintain tobacco freshness MarketWire

PTA Holdings, Inc. to Accelerate Production of Its Fuel Saving Oil
PTA Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PTAH) announced today that it has obtained the former Chrysler / Jeep Dealership in Cleveland, GA as its new facility to accelerate production of its fuel saving oil. MarketWire

Hansen Medical Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2011 Results Conference Call
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible catheter robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today announced that it will release its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011 after market close on Wednesday, February 22, 2012. MarketWire

DG(R) Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), the world's leading ad management and distribution platform, today reported fourth quarter financial results. Consolidated revenue for the fourth quarter 2011 increased 44% to $108.3 million, compared to $75.2 million in the same period of 2010. DG's fourth quarter income from continuing operations was $5.8 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, compared to $18 MarketWire

Apollo Investment Corporation Names Mark Harris as Chief Financial Officer
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) or the "Company", "Apollo Investment", "we" or "our" today announces that Mr. Mark Harris will be joining the Company as its Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") and Treasurer. Mr. Gene Donnelly, Apollo Global Management, LLC's CFO, will continue to serve as interim CFO and Treasurer for the Company until Mr. Harris joins on April 2, 2012. MarketWire

NetApp Announces Results for Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2012
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012, which ended January 27, 2012. Revenues for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012 totaled $1.566 billion compared to revenues of $1.290 billion for the same period one year ago. MarketWire

Emerson Radio Corp. Reports Fiscal 2012 Third Quarter Results
Emerson Radio Corp. (NYSE Amex: MSN) today reported financial results for its third quarter and nine month period ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

GMP Enhances Merger Value for CVPS Customers
Green Mountain Power (GMP) today proposed a $21 million investment that would provide approximately $40 million in energy efficiency benefits to Central Vermont Public Service (CVPS) customers. This proposal will enhance customer benefits from the proposed merger of GMP and CVPS, following CVPS's acquisition by Gaz Métro Limited Partnership. MarketWire

Analysts International Corporation to Hold Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Conference Call on Friday, February 24
Analysts International Corporation (AIC) (NASDAQ: ANLY), an information technology services company, today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011 financial results on Thursday, February 23, 2012, following the close of the market. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss its financial results and business strategy on Friday, February 24, 2012, at 10 a.m MarketWire

Social Learning and Workforce Planning Business Seminar to Take Place in Auckland
Business Execution software company SuccessFactors will be holding a business management seminar in Auckland, New Zealand in order to discuss social learning, workforce planning, strategies, recruitment marketing, and the War For Talent. The seminar, titled Rapidly Transform Your Workplace, will be taking place at the SKYCITY Auckland complex on Wednesday, 7th March 2012 at 8:15am. MarketWire

Wesley Palms Receives NAHB Gold Award for Innovative Interior Design
Wesley Palms, a full-service retirement community located in Pacific Beach overlooking San Diego's Mission Bay, was this week named Gold Award winner by the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) 50+ Housing Council for the innovative design of its recently remodeled lobby. MarketWire

Relevant Data Names George Schussel Senior Advisor, Strategic Planning; Renowned Data Base Expert Is Advocate of Real-Time Predictive Analytics
Relevant Data Corp has named George Schussel to the position of Senior Advisor, Strategic Planning. He is a renowned expert in database computing architecture, the Internet, and information management. MarketWire

SIB Development & Consulting Joins With Dining Alliance to Cut Costs for Thousands of Restaurants
SIB Development & Consulting, a company that helps businesses save money on their recurring expenses, today announced it will join with Dining Alliance, one of the oldest foodservice purchasing organizations in the United States, to save restaurants money on their regular monthly bills. MarketWire

Waterfront Bay Point Estate to Sell at Absolute Auction
On March 6, a five-bedroom home in Bay Point, one of Panama City's most prestigious communities, will sell at a real estate auction with no minimums and no reserves. The home, which overlooks the waters of the Grand Lagoon, will be offered by J. P. King Auction Company. MarketWire

Thomas McCole Joins Heartland Payment Systems(R) as Executive Director of Affiliates
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, has named Thomas McCole as executive director of affiliates. With more than 20 years of experience in mobile payment processing and management, McCole will lead Heartland's affiliate relationships with major accounts, banks, associations, VARs and more. MarketWire

Ruby Pipeline, L.L.C. Announces Completion of $1.075 Billion Private Placement of Senior Notes -- Retires Existing $1.510 Billion Secured Project Financing
Ruby Pipeline, L.L.C. (Ruby) announced today that it has completed an offering of $1.075 billion in aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes, comprised of $250 million principal amount of 4.50% Notes due 2017 and $825 million principal amount of 6.00% Notes due 2022 MarketWire

Yodil, Inc. Signs Agreement With Mountain States Insurance Group
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data analytics, and operational and management reporting to the insurance industry, has signed an agreement with Mountain States Insurance Group (MSIG), an insurance carrier specializing in commercial insurance coverage MarketWire

Quantum vmPRO 4000 Named Storage magazine 2011 Backup Hardware Product of the Year as Global Recognition of Company's Virtual Data Protection Solutions Grows
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced that its Quantum vmPRO 4000 virtual server data protection appliance has been named "2011 Backup Hardware Product of the Year" in Storage magazine and's annual awards feature MarketWire

ImageWare Systems Engages Liolios Group to Lead Investor Relations Program
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IWSY), a leader in multimodal biometric security solutions, has engaged Liolios Group to lead its investor relations and financial communications program. MarketWire

Music & Arts' 'Find Your Voice' Contest Names Finalists
On Monday, Feb. 13, Music & Arts, Yamaha, and Greyson Chance announced the finalists for the first-ever national 'Find Your Voice' Facebook music video contest. Aspiring musicians between the ages of 13 and 17 were asked to submit videos of themselves covering one of 12 songs on an instrument MarketWire

PCI Sponsors MassBio's Massachusetts CRO/CMO Symposium
PCI (, a 12-year-old custom chemical manufacturer of new chemical entities (NCEs), generic active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), and other specialty chemical products, today announced its major sponsorship of the inaugural one-day Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio) CRO/CMO Symposium MarketWire

16,307 Pets Found Unconditional Love During PetSmart Charities(R) National Adoption Weekend
More than 16,000 pets found a forever home during the most recent PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend, just in time for Valentine's Day. The event was held in partnership with nearly 2,000 animal-welfare organizations throughout North America, Canada and Puerto Rico. MarketWire

King & Spalding Advises Freeport LNG on Front-End Engineering and Design Contract for Liquefaction
King & Spalding advised Freeport LNG Expansion, L.P., in a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract with a joint venture comprised of Zachry Industrial, Inc., and CB&I Inc. for the engineering and design of the Freeport Liquefaction Project near Freeport, Texas. MarketWire

Peoplefluent to Present Webinar on the Building Blocks of Workforce Analytics

Interactive Data to Report Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2011 Results on February 17
Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of financial market data, analytics and related solutions, today announced that the Company will release its fourth-quarter and full-year 2011 results before the market opens on Friday, February 17, 2012. MarketWire

Security Thought Leaders Explore the Future of Enterprise Security at The Security Confab
CSO magazine announces a stellar line up of top security executives -- including Malcolm Harkins the CISO from Intel -- that will present at this year's The Security Confab conference taking place April 15-17, 2012 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California. MarketWire

The1stMovement Named TravelStore's Digital Agency Partner of Record
The1stMovement (T1M) digital agency today announced that it has been retained by TravelStore as its digital agency partner of record. Following the successful execution of a research and strategy project for TravelStore in 2011, T1M utilized its proprietary "Insight Driven Innovation™" process to develop the winning 2012 strategic plan designed to reach TravelStore's business objectives. MarketWire

Point of Care Diagnostic Testing World Market to Jump to $15.9 Billion by 2018 cites in its newly published "Point of Care Diagnostic Testing World Markets" report that the point of care diagnostic testing world market will jump to $15.9 billion by 2018. For more information, visit: MarketWire

American Community Development, Inc. Begins Reviewing a Development Drilling Joint Venture Opportunity in an Existing Oil Pool Located in Ontario, Canada
American Community Development, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ACDP) begins reviewing a development drilling joint venture opportunity in an existing oil pool located in Ontario, Canada. The oil pool discovery dates back to the early 1900's and it is felt that a significant number of low risk infill development drilling locations exist with multiple zones. MarketWire

KEMA Analysis Finds U.S. Grid Energy Storage Market to Reach 4 GW by 2016, Driving an Increase in Copper Demand
The projected increase in the U.S. market for grid energy storage devices could result in an increase in the demand for copper over the next five years. This is found from a market study by leading global energy consulting, testing and certification firm KEMA, conducted for the Copper Development Association (CDA), Inc. MarketWire

TGI NANOREGEN Finalizes Agreement with Olagenesis Corp.
TGI SOLAR POWER GROUP INC. (PINKSHEETS: TSPG) ( a diversified energy company, is pleased to announce that after close to twelve months of negotiations, it has finalized an Agreement with Olagenesis Corp ( MarketWire

To Speed Up Power Restoration, Sam Houston Electric Coop and ARCOS Automate Crew Callout and Scheduling
Automating callout caught the attention of Sam Houston Electric Cooperative Chief Operations Officer David Babcock because he wants his dispatchers to focus on monitoring the utility's IT systems, not calling linemen for emergency work. Babcock's goal is to make sure dispatchers concentrate on the activities that improve reliability MarketWire

Blue Coat Completes Acquisition by Thoma Bravo
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced the completion of its acquisition by an investor group led by private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo, LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, Blue Coat shareholders will be entitled to receive $25.81 in cash per share of common stock they currently possess MarketWire

Notable Solutions, Inc. Named 2012 Kinetic Process Innovation Award Winner
Notable Solutions, Inc. (NSi), a leading developer of transactional capture and workflow solutions, today announced it has been named a 2012 Kinetic Process Innovation Award winner for Data Capture for its implementation of NSi AutoStore™ at Fairfax County Government in Virginia. The annual awards program recognizes excellence in information technology MarketWire

IAE Announces Long-Term Service Agreement With United
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW -- IAE announced today that it has signed a Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) with United Airlines effective January 1, 2012. The seven-year contract includes IAE's V2500 engines installed on 152 existing Airbus A320 and A319 aircraft. MarketWire

IAE Wins Order to Power Six TransAsia A321s
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW -- TransAsia Airways has selected International Aero Engines' V2500 engines to power six A321 standard aircraft on firm order with Airbus. As a part of a larger package, the transaction also includes Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-JM engines to power six firm and six option A321neo aircraft. MarketWire

Aftermarket Support Key for V2500 Customers
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW When International Aero Engines partners signed the initial collaboration agreement in 1983, few in the industry projected that this consortium of aircraft engine companies would thrive for more than a quarter of a century. MarketWire

Breakthrough Canine Cancer Research Helps Dogs and Humans Live Longer, Healthier Lives
An innovative cancer treatment process improving survival rates for dogs could soon take the phrase "man's best friend" to a whole new level, according to a research project funded by the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF). MarketWire

First Trace Releases Service Pack 1 for Kinnosa 5
First Trace, Inc. has released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for version 5 of Kinnosa, a Document Control and Business Process Management software. The highly anticipated SP1 includes substantial updates, system enhancements and new features to address specific customer requests MarketWire

KOBIL Systems Expands Global Reach With New US Based Operations
KOBIL Systems GmbH, a market leader and trendsetter for highly convenient and powerful IT security solutions with a focus in the area of secure digital identities, today announced that the company has expanded its global operations to North America by establishing fully owned subsidiary, KOBIL Technologies, Inc. in the United States with presence in San Francisco Bay area. MarketWire

Inspire Malibu's Opiate Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Emplores Community to Learn From Whitney Houston Tragedy
Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Inspire Malibu, recognized by many as the top addiction treatment center in Malibu, California and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California (www.USC MarketWire

Sichuan Airlines Orders V2500s for Eight More Aircraft
Singapore Air Show -- Sichuan Airlines has entered into an agreement under which International Aero Engines will provide V2500 engines to power eight new A320 series aircraft. The order includes a long-term aftermarket services agreement. MarketWire

Living Earth Crafts Offers Enhanced Comfort and Function With New SpaCaress Facecradle
Living Earth Crafts ( (LEC), an industry leader in spa treatment table innovation and design, announces an addition to its renowned assortment of facecradles with the luxurious new SpaCaress™. MarketWire

New York Based Footwear Retailer V.I.M. Selects MarketLive to Power Store's First eCommerce Site
MarketLive, Inc., the leader in eCommerce software and solutions, today announced that V.I.M., an East Coast urban retailer of jeans, sneakers, apparel, and accessories, has selected MarketLive to help the company launch and power its first online retail site. V.I.M. is owned by Famous Horse Inc. and has 32 stores throughout the East Coast. MarketWire

IAE Surpasses Milestone Delivery
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW -- As the third largest commercial engine program in the history of aviation, International Aero Engines' V2500 has reached a production milestone -- 5,000 engines delivered. MarketWire

Pre-Registration Numbers up Over 130% for the 7th Annual Florida Gaming Summit, February 27-28, 2012
The 2012 Florida Gaming Summit, taking place February 27-28 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, is on track to draw the largest crowd of key stakeholders in the Florida gaming industry ever MarketWire

ICBC Leasing Orders V2500s for 15 Aircraft
Singapore Air Show -- ICBC Financial Leasing Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd. (ICBC), has entered into an agreement under which International Aero Engines will provide V2500 engines to power its fleet of 15 new A320 series aircraft. MarketWire

V2500 Achieves One Hundred Million Flight Hours
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW -- International Aero Engines' V2500 engine has reached a milestone of major proportions -- one hundred million flight hours. MarketWire

Overall Satisfaction With PBMs Varies by Plan Sponsor Type
Plan sponsors vary not only in their overall levels of satisfaction but also their satisfaction with key functional areas, according to the 2012 PBM Customer Satisfaction Report by the Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute. For the first time, satisfaction by type of plan sponsor is reported. A total of 318 U.S MarketWire

Intersil's New 3A Rad-Hard LDO Regulator Delivers Industry's Best Performance for High Reliability Systems
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) has enhanced its power management portfolio with the addition of the ISL75051SRH, a radiation tolerant ultra-low dropout voltage regulator (LDO) that can operate over the full military temperature range of -55C to +125C and is offered in a 18-lead hermetic package. MarketWire

New Stores, Hispanic Campaigns to Drive Pizza Patron in 2012
Pizza Patrón announced today that it will be rebooting its franchising push in 2012 targeting strategic new markets and adding more stores in existing ones. The company will continue to hold fast to its core philosophy of growth through franchise distribution. MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance to Provide Identity Credentialing Workshop, Security Pavilion, and Certification Exam at ISC West 2012
The Smart Card Alliance today announced its return to ISC West for 2012 with a new workshop, a smart card security technology pavilion, and a certification training course and exam for the Smart Card Certified Industry Professional/Government (CSCIP/G) designation MarketWire

Inedit Beer Created by World- Awarded Chef Ferran Adria, Now Comes in an Attractive Gift Box
Inedit, a unique coupage of barley malt and wheat flavored with spices, now comes in an elegant, black gift box. The box was created to tell the story of the beer: crafted by Ferran Adrià, the sommeliers of elBulli restaurant and Estrella Damm brewmasters in Barcelona MarketWire

BlogHer, Inc. Features HealthMinder Day at Eighth Annual BlogHer Conference in New York City
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, will expand on its mission to educate and empower women with HealthMinder Day on August 2, 2012, during the eighth annual BlogHer Conference in New York City. MarketWire

Zeke's Candy Company Launches Sweet Bites Club
Zeke's Candy Company, an old-fashioned candy company, has been busy cooking up new recipes in its kitchen. Eager to share with fellow candy enthusiasts, Zeke's is introducing the Sweet Bites Club, allowing members to be the first to taste and review the company's new sweet creations. MarketWire

Allied Energy Provides Update on the Allied Howard #2 Horizontal Gas Well
Allied Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AGGI) today announced updated production information relating to the Howard #2 horizontal gas well completed by the company in Grimes County, Texas for one of its sponsored general partnerships. MarketWire

Ekso Bionics Delivers First "Ekso" Exoskeleton
Ekso Bionics today announced that the first commercial unit of its Ekso exoskeleton was delivered yesterday, on February 14, to Craig Hospital in Denver. Ekso is a wearable robot that powers paraplegics up, enabling them to stand and walk. In addition -- working together with top rehabilitation centers in the U.S MarketWire

Surrey Bancorp Reports 2011 Earnings of $2,247,611
Surrey Bancorp (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, today reported earnings for the fourth quarter of 2011 and the full year. MarketWire

Signiant and Xytech Unveil Integrated Solution for Improved Schedule-to-Air Workflow Efficiency at 2012 Hollywood Post Alliance Tech Retreat
Signiant, a global leader in powerful file-based media movement software for the media and entertainment industry, and Xytech, a leading provider of media and broadcast facility management software, today announced the integration of their flagship products MarketWire

Yang Bu Ting to Address Co-Operation Opportunities With China at Film Finance Forum West
Winston Baker, global producer of film finance conferences, announces the participation of China Mainstream Media National Film Capital Hollywood at the 4th Annual Film Finance Forum West. The event will be to be presented in association with Variety and hosted at the Hollywood Roosevelt in Los Angeles, CA on March 6-8, 2012. MarketWire

Violence in the American Workplace Survey Reveals That Events Leading to Violent Encounters Are Epidemic in the American Workplace
Violence in the American workplace is clearly an epidemic according to a new survey released today. The "Violence in the American Workplace" survey conducted by AlliedBarton Security Services reveals that over half of Americans employed outside their homes (52-percent) have witnessed, heard about or have experienced a violent event or an event that can lead to violence at their workplace. MarketWire

Ablynx Will Announce Full Year Results for 2011 With Webcast
GHENT, Belgium, 15 February 2012 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX]plans toannounce its full year results for 2011 on 22 February 2012 aftermarketclosure. Dr Edwin Moses, CEO and Chairman of Ablynx, will host a conference callwebcastduring which the full year results for 2011 will be presented, followed bya Q&Asession MarketWire

JCM Global Names Payam Zadeh General Manager, Nobuyuki Sato Managing Director of Its EMEA Operations
JCM Global, the world's leading supplier of innovative automated transactions solutions for the banking, gaming and retail industries, has made two very positive changes to its top management structure in its EMEA offices, based in Dusseldorf, Germany. MarketWire

Mainsail Partners Expands Team to Build on Success
Mainsail Partners (, a leading growth equity firm focused on investing in bootstrapped companies, today announced it has added two seasoned executives to its growing team of investment professionals and operations experts. Stephen Wolfe has joined Mainsail as Principal and Taylor McKinley as Vice President of Technology & Operations MarketWire

Pine Cone Hill's Annie Selke Partners With Woman's Day to Give Back to CureSearch and Deserving Readers
Annie Selke, founder of bedding company Pine Cone Hill, has partnered with Woman's Day magazine to provide a series of makeovers to deserving readers MarketWire

February Is "National Indoor Gardening Month"
AeroGrow International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® line of indoor gardening products, is celebrating the joys of gardening in winter with National Indoor Gardening Month this February. MarketWire

SEI Quick Poll: Nonprofits to Better Align Portfolio Decisions With Organizational Finances in 2012
Nonprofit executives view aligning asset allocation decisions with organizational finance decisions as a top investment priority in 2012, according to a Quick Poll released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC). Of those poll participants who identified this as a priority, almost half (48 percent) said it is a "high priority" for their organization this year. MarketWire

AMJ Campbell Named Official Mover by Canadian Olympic Committee
AMJ Campbell, a Toronto moving company, with locations across Canada, is pleased to announce it has been named "Official Mover of Canada's Olympic Team" by the Canadian Olympic Committee. For the next five years, AMJ Campbell will provide Canada's Olympic teams, athletes and families the reassurance of hassle-free moving, wherever they go to compete. MarketWire

Aequitas Capital Adds Two Executives
Aequitas Capital Management announces the addition of two executives at its Portland headquarters, further strengthening the investment management firm's capabilities as it expands its asset-backed securities portfolio. MarketWire

StillSecure Named to UBM Channel's CRN Data Center 100
StillSecure, a leading managed security services provider and certified compliance company, today announced that is has been named to CRN Magazine's 2012 Data Center 100 list. The annual list recognizes technology vendors for powering, supporting and protecting today's data center services in an environmentally and economically friendly manner, while boosting efficiency and productivity. MarketWire

LiveJournal Expands With Launch of LJ Media
LiveJournal, the community-based social network, today unveiled LJ Media, a new social publishing group created to transform select LiveJournal communities into media sites. With this initiative, LiveJournal is mining its abundance of user-generated content to maximize the way visitors discover rich and engaging communities on the site MarketWire

Shoshone Silver/Gold Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire a 50% Interest in the Gold Hill District Properties Held by Desert Hawk Gold Corp.
Shoshone Silver/Gold Mining (OTCQB: SHSH) (PINKSHEETS: SHSH) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent with Desert Hawk Gold Corp. whereby Shoshone will acquire a 50% interest in the Desert Hawk mineral properties located in Tooele County, Utah. The property is located on the Utah/Nevada border and is about 50 miles south of Wendover MarketWire

ViridiSTOR Named as Finalist at 2012 Edison Awards
The Edison Awards, celebrating its 25th year, has announced ViridiSTOR LLC as a finalist for the internationally renowned 2012 Edison Best New Product Awards. Since 1987, The Edison Awards have recognized ideas at the forefront of new products, services, marketing, design and innovation MarketWire

WESTDOC Returns in 2012 to New Venue in Culver City; Discounted "Early Bird" Registration Now Open
Registration is now open for WESTDOC: The West Coast Documentary and Reality Conference, which returns in 2012 for its third annual conference September 9-12 in a new Culver City location, it was announced today by co-founders Chuck Braverman and Richard Propper. MarketWire

Forte Design Systems Reports 30 Percent Year-Over-Year Growth
Forte Design Systems™, leading provider of software products that enable design at a higher level of abstraction and improve design results, today reported 30% year-over-year growth in its business in 2011. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Optocouplers and TMBS(R) Trench MOS Barrier Schottky Rectifiers Honored With EN-Genius Network Product of the Year Awards
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that its CNY64ST and CNY65ST Cat IV high-voltage isolation optocouplers and dual-chip 45 V TMBS® Trench MOS Barrier Schottky rectifiers have won Product of the Year awards from EN-Genius Network (, a leading information source for electronic design engineers. MarketWire

Life Sciences Report Preview Series Reveals Experts' Investment Insights
Streetwise Reports today announced the release of The Life Sciences Report Preview Interview Series, a free newsletter for investors who want to learn what industry experts are saying about the leading trends and companies in the life sciences and biotech sector MarketWire

Aeolus Announces No-Cost Extension and Modification of Barda Contract Fully Valued at $118 Million to Develop Treatment for Lung Acute Radiation Syndrome
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) (PINKSHEETS: AOLS) MarketWire Releases Free Lingerie Care Guide
With lingerie sales set to top $1B this Valentine's Day, has released its lingerie care guide offering unique tips to help women extend the life of their newly purchased delicates through proper washing and storage. MarketWire

Barkerville Gold Mines Intercepts 27.4 Meters (90.0 Feet) of 7.09 g/T (0.207 oz/t) Gold
Further to the news releases on the high grade VG-cosalite-quartz-pyrite zones discovered by the Company on Cow Mt. reported respectively on June 27, July 26, September 13, October 18 and December 12, Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company") reports more significant intercepts of 2011 drill results conducted on Cow Mt. recently. MarketWire

Live Koi Fish Now Shipped by Leading East Coast Supplier
One of the largest koi pond supply retailers on the East Coast, Koi Market, has koi pond hobbyists excited with their recent announcement to offer live koi fish via rush delivery. MarketWire

BullTrade Newsletter Produces a 7.7% Gain in January 2012
Last year was a volatile one for U.S. markets. Despite the violent market swings, the S&P 500 finished essentially unchanged for the year. But through all of the wild market swings, the BullTrade Newsletter persevered. The Dow fell 6% in September, but through creative defensive posturing, the BullTrade Newsletter was able to escape from 5 positions without a loss MarketWire

Telenor acquires 234,000,000 VimpelCom preferred shares from Weather Investments II and withdraws arbitration claim
Telenor has purchased 234,000,000VimpelCom preferred shares from Weather Investments II S.a.r.l.("Weather"), forUS$374,400,000, thereby increasing Telenor's voting share in VimpelCom Ltd.to36.36 %, subject to adjustment arising under certain put and callarrangements. Weather is the investment vehicle through which Mr. Naguib Sawiris and hisfamily hold their interests in VimpelCom Ltd MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Named to TSX Venture Top 50
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(PINKSHEETS: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has been named to the 2012 TSX Venture 50, a ranking reserved for the strongest performing companies on the TSX Venture Exchange. Aroway Energy ranked 5th among the top 10 Oil & Gas Company's included in the TSX Venture 50. MarketWire

MotivAction Announces the 2011 Outstanding Partner Award
MotivAction announced today that Signature Golf Events was recognized as recipient of the MotivAction 2011 Outstanding Partner Award. This award recognizes the contributions and commitment of partners to MotivAction's mission: to achieve results through people. Signature Golf Events was also a recipient of this award in 2010. MarketWire

2012 Kinetic Process Innovation Award Winners Announced
High Tech Views, a premier publication and this year's sponsor of the 16th annual Kinetic Process Innovation Awards, announces five process innovation award winners whose technology has made a significant contribution to supporting business growth and achievement for their customers MarketWire

Turbana Plantain Chip Enthusiasts Eat Their Way Through 10 Million Servings
After less than two years of production, Turbana announced this week that its most recent endeavor, plantain chips, has surpassed its first major milestone -- 10 million servings. Turbana Plantain Chips hit the market in March 2010 as a natural alternative to traditional greasy potato chips MarketWire

CT Corporation Launches hCue Entity Manager App for iPad and Android-Based Tablets
CT Corporation, the premium provider of Corporate Business Compliance solutions, today announced that the award-winning hCue® Entity Manager has a new app designed for iPad and Android-based tablets. It is the only entity management solution that allows customers to fully leverage the power of the tablet environment MarketWire

Roosters Men's Grooming Center Opens in Rea Village Shopping Center
Roosters Men's Grooming Center (MGC) recently opened at 11524 Providence Road in Charlotte's Rea Village Shopping Center. MarketWire

TyMetrix Legal Analytics Puts Big Data to Work to Manage Legal Spend
The bottom line matters in business -- and in the legal business, an increased focus on its importance is changing the industry. Today, corporations expect legal departments to operate with an eye toward cost-efficiency, while law firms are searching for new ways to deliver value and maintain their profitability MarketWire

eHealth Announces 2012 Analyst Day
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, announced today that it will host an Analyst Day in New York City, NY on February 29, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. ET to approximately 1:30 p.m. ET. The event will feature management presentations as well as a question and answer session with eHealth executives. MarketWire

Verisante Technology, Inc. Named Top Technology and Life Sciences Company on the TSX Venture Top 50 2012 Ranking
Verisante Technology, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: VRS)(OTCQX: VRSEF)(PINKSHEETS: VRSEF)(FRANKFURT: V3T) (the "Company" or "Verisante"), a leader in cancer detection technology, announced today that the Company has been named this year's top ranking Technology and Life Sciences Company on the TSX Venture 50. MarketWire

WorkForce Software Achieves Record Revenue Growth, Expanded Client Base in 2011
WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands, today shared details of its 2011 results. During a time of economic uncertainty, WorkForce Software achieved record-setting revenue growth, significant new client wins among large enterprises, and a continued high rate of client renewals MarketWire

Lexity Breeds Obsessive Merchants -- Launches "Lexity Live" First Free Real-Time Analytics Service for Online Retailers
Lexity, formerly known as Vurve, today announced the first real-time analytics application that provides online retailers with a live window into individual visitors' shopping activity in their online store MarketWire

Conway Chiropractor Offers Acupuncture Services
Dr. Josi Owens, a member of the professional healthcare team at Hurley Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Conway, AR brings the advantage of acupuncture therapy to the practice's healing program for back pain, neck pain and personal injuries MarketWire

Chiropractor Provides All-Natural Treatment for Mooresville Sports Injury Patients
Advanced Health and Chiropractic in Mooresville, North Carolina announced that the practice provides treatment for sports injuries. These include a slipped or herniated disc injury as well as soft tissue injuries that cause shoulder pain and knee pain. The practice's chiropractor, Dr. Ryan Robinson, has treated over 20,000 patients since 2000 MarketWire

San Antonio Dentist Enhances Patients' Experience Through Facebook Page
San Antonio dentist Dr. Tom Watkins has developed a Facebook page which contains information about the practice as well as links to articles and videos, and can also be used to request appointments. Dr. Watkins, Dr MarketWire

Chiropractor in Grand Rapids Gives Focus to Massage Therapy as Pain Relief Option
Peak Performance Chiropractic announced that the practice provides massage therapy as part of its comprehensive wellness services for natural pain management and injury healing. According to chiropractor Dr. Michael Kwast, massage treatments may help the body heal faster following an injury and can also provide natural relief for back pain and neck pain MarketWire

Wichita and Goddard Chiropractor Helps Manage Pain With Spinal Decompression Therapy
Auburn Hills Chiropractic announced that their Goddard chiropractor offers spinal decompression therapy, a non-invasive treatment for relieving chronic back and neck pain. The treatment relies on computer-assisted traction to gently create space in the spine. This allows a herniated disc to return to its natural position, rather than compressing nearby nerves MarketWire

Epicor Customers Named Manufacturing Leadership 100 (ML100) Award Winners
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today congratulated Epicor customers Big Ass Fans, Card-Monroe Corporation, Chirch Global Manufacturing LLC, Drallim Industries and HARBEC Inc. on their being named winners of the 2012 Manufacturing Leadership 100 (ML100) Awards. MarketWire

H2O Overdrive(TM) Welcomes Thomas Dooley, US Soccer Hall of Famer, as an Athlete Ambassador
Innovative Health Solutions, LLC (IHS), makers of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive HYDRATE™, is excited to welcome U.S. Soccer Hall of Famer, Thomas Dooley, as an H2O Overdrive™ athlete ambassador. MarketWire

Panasonic Receives Recognition in Today's Facility Manager Readers' Choice Awards
Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, the leader in small business phone systems*, announced today that Panasonic has been named a 2012 Today's Facility Magazine (TFM) Readers' Choice Award winner in the office technology/equipment category MarketWire

North Springs Resources Moves Forward with Expanded Sampling Program and 3D Modeling at Imperial Property in Nevada-Drill Program to Test High-Grade Gold and Silver Vein System
North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB: NSRS)(PINKSHEETS: NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to announce that an expanded sampling program has commenced at the Company's Imperial Gold Silver Property (the "Imperial Property") in Nevada MarketWire

Addictive Mobility Selected to Participate in Social Media for the Enterprise
Attention: News/Social Media Editors MarketWire

Richard Childress Racing Opens NASCAR Season 2012 With Splashy New Graphics, Powered by Roland
NASCAR season opens this weekend in Daytona, and Richard Childress Racing (RCR) is ready for show time, thanks to Roland inkjet printing technology. Inside the company's in-house graphics production studio, the RCR Graphics Center, a team of expert designers and installers are working night and day to wrap RCR's extensive line-up of cars, trucks and trailers. MarketWire

Citrix President and CEO Mark Templeton to Keynote Consumerization of IT in the Enterprise Conference
IDG Enterprise's Consumerization of IT in the Enterprise (CITE) Conference & Expo -- the first enterprise conference devoted exclusively to the consumerization of IT in the enterprise -- announces keynote speaker, Mark Templeton, president and CEO of Citrix, on the CITE Conference & Expo agenda MarketWire

Vinay Swarup Named Top Montammy Golf Club Executive Chef
Montammy Golf Club, located in the rolling hills of the Palisades above the Hudson River in Alpine, New Jersey, announced today that it has appointed Vinay Swarup as its new Executive Chef. MarketWire

GreenMan Technologies Reports 10 Percent Increase in Dual Fuel Sales in First Quarter
GreenMan Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI), today announced results for the three months ended December 31, 2011. Revenues at the company's American Power Group (APG) dual fuel subsidiary increased to $396,000 from $360,000 for the same quarter last year. MarketWire

Vidaroo Corporation Announces Quarterly Results With Year Over Year Increase in Recurring SaaS Revenue of 88%
Vidaroo (OTCQB: VIDA) (PINKSHEETS: VIDA) today announced its operating results for the quarter ended December 31, 2011. Year over year monthly recurring revenue received in the quarter increased by 88% or $57,000 to $122,000 MarketWire

AER Energy Resources Acquires OK Leases From TX Energy
AER Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERN) has successfully acquired three OK O&G leases from Fort Worth, TX. based Texas Energy, Inc. The purchase combines AER Petroleum, Inc and TX Energy's OK O&G assets. Al Karmali, President and CEO of TX Energy, will become the President of AER Petroleum, Inc. Corporate offices for AER Petroleum will relocate to Fort Worth, TX. MarketWire

YouTube Viral Video Lands Producer a Motion Picture Deal With Camelot
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Film Group and its distribution division, Camelot Distribution Group ("CDG"), will co-produce an interactive zombie comedy titled DELIVER ME TO HELL, about zombie filled streets where only delivery boys brave to save the world. MarketWire

QuickLogic Showcases CSSP Solutions at IIC China With Distributor Jetronic Technology
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the leader in low-power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), is showcasing its CSSP solutions at the 2012 IIC China in Shenzhen. IIC is the largest show in China focusing on the latest electronic systems design solutions. MarketWire

Morgan County School System Deploys Xirrus Wireless Arrays to Raise the Bar for Online Learning
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, announced today that it has deployed 802.11n Wireless Arrays across the Morgan County School System in Madison, Georgia. The school system enrolls approximately 3,300 students across five campuses and is dedicated to providing an outstanding educational experience to each student MarketWire

Real Intent Improves Lint Coverage and Usability
Real Intent Inc., the leading provider of software products that accelerate Early Functional Verification and Advanced Sign-Off of electronic designs, announced it is now shipping version 1.5 of its Ascent™ Lint software. MarketWire

Symantec Leverages New Parallels Automated Platforms to Deliver Cloud Services to SMBs
Parallels Summit 2012 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced new integrations with the Application Packaging Standard (APS) and Parallels Automation for Cloud Marketplace (PACM) allowing Service Providers to offer additional Symantec software and services to their small and medium sized business (SMB) customers MarketWire

Portable Rack Scales from Alliance Scale have Pedestal Mounted Weight Indicators
Alliance Scale, Inc. has announced the availability of custom fabricated, portable rack scales that are ideal for weighing pipe, rod, and bar stock that has been cut and ready to move to production or shipping. MarketWire

Quidsi, Inc. Launches New Online Destination for All Things Home,
Quidsi, Inc., owner and operator of,,,, and, today announced the launch of its online destination for housewares and home decor,, giving busy people yet another online shopping experience that makes life easier MarketWire

Net Savings Link Completes Testing and Initial Sales to Formidable "Exit Program" Marketing Group
Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTCBB: NSAV), a company currently in the business of providing electronically deliverable incentives that increase sales for businesses, organizations and networks, is pleased to announce that it has completed the test phase and first sales within a new niche, online business market. MarketWire

QTS Announces $270 Million Increase to Credit Facility
Key Highlights: Financial institutions demonstrate continued confidence in QTS' growing data center business. QTS closes an additional $270 million in commitments from several financial institutions, increasing total credit facility capacity to $440 million MarketWire

Finishing Sticks From Rex Cut Abrasives for Delicate Deburring Jobs
Rex-Cut Abrasives has introduced a line of round and square, nonwoven cotton fiber finishing sticks that are ideal for delicate jobs such as mold repair, tool and die, and jewelry repair. Offered in a variety of sizes, these hand-held finishing sticks can also be used in machines. MarketWire

View Systems Announces Further Development of Secure Scans With National Security Resources
View Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VSYM), a security solutions provider, announced partnership with facial recognition company National Security Resources (NSR) View and NSR will jointly develop the integration of their technology into a more comprehensive weapons detection and Positive Identification system incorporating facial recognition MarketWire

Eastex Medical Fabrics Hold Air and Can Be RF Welded, Heat and Sonic Sealed
Eastex Products, Inc. is introducing a new line of air holding TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) coated nylon fabrics that are ideal for manufacturing inflatable products and gel packs using various technologies. MarketWire

Resource Capital Corp. Updates Recent Activity and 2012 FFO and Dividend Outlook
Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO) (the "Company") today provided an update on some of its recent activities and provided Funds from Operation ("FFO") and dividend guidance for 2012: MarketWire

BrightScope Highlights San Francisco's Top 25 RIA Firms
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 25 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms in San Francisco, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

European Travel Site Uses Intelligent Virtual Agent to Deliver Personalized Support Through Facebook
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) for online marketing, sales, and support, announced today the launch of VirtuOz IVAs for Facebook. In addition, the company announced that Voyages-sncf MarketWire

Atlantis Computing Gains Momentum in Global VDI Deployments, Saving Customers Millions on Deployment Costs While Providing a Desktop Experience That Is Faster Than a PC

Bradford Networks to Introduce BYOD Blueprint at Data Connectors Tech-Security Conference
Bradford Networks, the best choice to enable secure network access for corporate issued and personal mobile devices, announced the details of its participation at the Data Connectors Salt Lake City Tech-Security Conference taking place February 16, 2012 MarketWire

Trainer Communications Internationally Recognized for Award-Winning Video and Animation Content
Trainer Communications, the premier provider of integrated marketing and high-tech public relations services that create global market leaders, today announced the firm has won two prestigious international awards from AVA (Audio Visual Awards) MarketWire

Vulcan GMS Improves Throughput 33 Percent by Refusing to Take No for an Answer
Vulcan GMS, Inc. (, a supplier of custom-made lead shielding products, tungsten radiation shielding and non-lead shielding alternatives, trains employees to reject "it-can't-be-done" attitudes. "Everyone here is expected to contribute to achieving results," said Tom Ray, the company's President MarketWire

Latest Experian QAS Research Demonstrates Expanding Uses of Contact Data
Experian® QAS®, a part of Experian Marketing Services and a leading provider of address verification software and services, today announced the release of The Contact Data Evolution. The report examines current contact data quality perceptions and practices and provides advice on ways to utilize contact data to gain consumer insight. MarketWire

National Study Shows Shift in Retail Banking Communications Strategies to Meet Rising Consumer Demand for Mobile and Personalized Options
A recent survey of customer communication trends in the U.S. retail banking industry shows that there is a shift in how customers seek and respond to information MarketWire

New CCH Integrator(TM) for Corporate Professionals: Centralized Solution Cuts through Tax Complexity, Eases Compliance Burden
A New Global Solution, from a Global Tax Authority Riverwoods, ILL. (February 15, 2012) - Global tax authority CCH hasintroduced anew single solution to simplify the increasingly complex world of tax forlocalcorporations and multinational corporations of all sizes: CCHIntegrator™ MarketWire

Abacast Announces Release of Cloud-Based Clarity(TM) Digital Radio System for Terrestrial Broadcasters and Internet-Webcasters
Abacast, a leading provider of online radio streaming and monetization software and services, announced the availability of the cloud-based Clarity™ Digital Radio System, a state-of-the-art ad insertion and trafficking platform. MarketWire

Spalding Surgical Center Going Paperless With MMRPro
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs) and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that Spalding Surgical Center of Beverly Hills, a leading Southern California outpatient general surgery center, is achieving its goal of becoming paperless using MMRPro MarketWire

Overland Storage SnapServer Supports the Most Complete Plant TechDoc System at Procter and Gamble

T-System Previews New Technology and Innovative Solutions for ACOs, ICD-10 and Meaningful Use at HIMSS12
Despite increases in uninsured ED patient volumes and healthcare reform challenges, T-System, Inc.'s hospital clients are improving clinical outcomes, patient throughput, and revenue by the millions while simultaneously meeting Stage 1 Meaningful Use criteria and preparing for ICD-10 MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2012 Results
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN) announced its financial results for the fiscal quarter ending December 31, 2011 generating revenues of $516,904. MarketWire

Daxor Announces Receipt of Order Granting Request to Withdraw Petition for Review and Notice of Finality
Daxor Corporation (NYSE Amex: DXR), a medical instrumentation and biotechnology company, received notice from the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on Friday, February 10, 2012, that it's request to withdraw a petition for review and notice of finality had been approved. The Company had originally filed the Petition on October 26, 2011 and requested that it be withdrawn on November 22nd MarketWire

AccelPath, LLC Provides Business Plan Overview for 2012
AccelPath, LLC, ("AccelPath" or the "Company"), a wholly-owned and operating subsidiary of Technest Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: TCNH), provides its business plan overview for 2012. AccelPath was acquired by and took over operating control of Technest Holdings, Inc. on March 4, 2011. MarketWire

Wave Signs EMEA Distribution Agreement With Origin Storage to Expand Reseller Channels
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) ( signed a distribution agreement for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) with leading storage solutions provider Origin Storage. Origin will focus on the forward-looking channel reseller companies in the region interested in providing best-in-class data protection to their customers. MarketWire

MIT Blackjack Team Leader Breaks 10-Year Silence at RedChip Small Equities Virtual Conference
(OTCBB: SMTP) -- On Thursday, February 16 at 12:00 PM EST, Semyon Dukach, former MIT Blackjack Team Leader, will break his 10-year silence when delivering his keynote presentation, "From Blackjack to Micro-Caps: A Journey of Calculated Risk," at the RedChip Small Equities Virtual Conference. MarketWire

60 Presenting Companies Announced for the 2012 Southeast Venture Conference in Virginia
The Southeast Venture Conference this week announced the overall presenting line up for the SEVC 2012 conference scheduled for February 29th - March 1st, 2012 at the Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner, Virginia. MarketWire

Jobscience Takes the Gold in Talent Acquisition Technology for the 2011 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards
Jobscience, a leading Talent Relationship Management provider, today announced its recruiting application has won the coveted Brandon Hall Gold Award for Excellence in the Talent Acquisition Technology category. MarketWire

The Lake Powell Guide Unveils One-Stop Travel Planning Guide for Tour Guides, Travel Agents, Trip Advisors and Do-It-Yourself Family Houseboat Captains Who Want to Plan the Most Affordable and Awe Inspiring Houseboat Family Vacation to Lake Powell Using Their Home Computer
Planning a family vacation to Lake Powell? Look no further than to research everything you need to know about planning a successful houseboat trip to Lake Powell MarketWire

ReversingLabs and IQT Enter Into Strategic Partnership
ReversingLabs, a company specializing in rapid analysis of unknown binary content, has entered into a Strategic Partnership Agreement with In-Q-Tel (IQT), the independent strategic investment firm that identifies innovative technology products to support the missions of the U.S. Intelligence Community. MarketWire

Viterra Enters Into an Agreement to Divest Its North American Feed Business
Viterra Inc. (TSX: VT) (ASX: VTA) ("Viterra") has entered into an agreement to divest its North American livestock feed operations to Hi-Pro Feeds LP ("Hi-Pro"). Hi-Pro is a newly formed entity owned by the existing management team of the livestock feed business and Birch Hill Equity Partners ("Birch Hill"). The agreement includes all of Viterra's North American feed assets MarketWire

VINCI Becomes a Partner of "Sid the Science Kid"
Rullingnet Corp., home of VINCI Early Learning Systems, and The Jim Henson Company, producers of "Sid the Science Kid", will jointly introduce young children to the fun of everyday science learning MarketWire

Gold Standard Releases Further Exploration Update on Railroad and East Camp Douglas Projects
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. ("Gold Standard") (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) ( today announced the following exploration update on its Railroad and East Camp Douglas Projects in Nevada. MarketWire

Argentex Announces 2012 Drill Program at Pinguino Silver-Gold Project in Santa Cruz Argentina
Argentex Mining Corporation ("Argentex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ATX)(OTCBB: AGXMF) is pleased to announce that its 2012 exploration program has commenced on its Pinguino silver-gold project in Santa Cruz province, Argentina. The 10,000 meter drill program, comprised of approximately 100 drill holes, will focus on prioritized targets within already identified areas of discovery. MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Expanded Senior Bank Credit Facility

Quture/TCLN Announces Appointment of Robert Kohn as Advisor to Its Business Advisory Board
Techs Loanstar, Inc. (OTCQB: TCLN) (PINKSHEETS: TCLN) and Quture, Inc. ("Quture") today announced that the company has appointed Robert Kohn as an Advisor to its Business Advisory Board. MarketWire

Nexsan Assureon Secure Online Archive Recognized as "First Class Solution" for Compliant Long Term Data Archiving in Customer Survey
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based data storage systems, today announced results from a TechValidate user survey which reveal a high product satisfaction rate for Nexsan Assureon in applications that require long term data archiving, storage optimization and secure, compliant storage MarketWire

With Final Review of Phase IIb Viral Load Data Completed, Researchers Confirm Statistically Significant Reduction of HIV Viral Load on Vacc-4x Compared to Placebo
Bionor Pharma (OSLO: BIONOR) MarketWire

Entrepreneurs Optimistic About 2012, According to Kauffman/LegalZoom Startup Confidence Index
Owners of startup companies are surprisingly optimistic about 2012, according to the first Kauffman/LegalZoom Startup Confidence Index released today by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and LegalZoom MarketWire

Ingram Micro Executive Named One of the Most Powerful & Influential Women by the California Diversity Council
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor and supply-chain services provider, today announced that Lynn Jolliffe, executive vice president of Human Resources has been named one of the "Most Powerful & Influential Women" by the California Diversity Council. MarketWire

SpiderOak Unveils -- A Low-Cost Alternative in Cloud Storage Services
SpiderOak, the cloud back-up, sync and sharing environment that is 100-percent private, today announced a major milestone in the development of, an open-source alternative to Amazon's S3 cloud storage service. This milestone makes source code and detailed documentation available to developers wishing to participate in the project. MarketWire

Gehry Technologies Continues to Strengthen Team With Strategic Hires
Gehry Technologies (GT), a global leader in applying technology to building industry challenges, today announces that K.P. Reddy, managing director and Matthew Holzemer, project manager, have joined the company. Together they bring a wealth of Building Information Modeling (BIM) knowledge, experience and thought leadership. MarketWire

DotNetNuke Corp. to Integrate Professional Mobile Device Description Repository With DotNetNuke 6
DotNetNuke Corp., the global leader for adaptive web content management software that keeps business' online presence relevant and effective, today announced a licensing agreement with, the leading provider of automatic mobile device detection, mobile web optimization, and mobile analytics solutions. Through the agreement, DotNetNuke will integrate the 51Degrees MarketWire

Eccentex Raises $7.5 Million in Series A Funding to Expand the Company's Leadership in PaaS Cloud Computing Solutions for Dynamic Case Management
Eccentex Corporation, a leader in the delivery of dynamic case management cloud solutions through the company's leading Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering AppBase, today announced it has secured $7.5 million in an initial round of venture funding led by VTB Capital MarketWire

Online Advertising One of the Fastest Growing Advertising Segments
The online display advertising market is one of the fastest growing advertising segments, according to a new study by Zenith Optimedia. The current global display advertising market is predicted to reach $25.27 billion this year, with a 36% growth to $34.4 billion in 2013. MarketWire

Digital Lumens CEO to Present at Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
Digital Lumens, developer of the market-leading Intelligent Lighting System™, today announced that President and CEO Tom Pincince will present at the Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit today at the Westin Market Street in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Charlottesville City Schools Roll Out Over 2,000 Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q550 Tablets
Fujitsu ( today announced that Charlottesville City Schools (Charlottesville, Virginia) are completing the rollout of over 2,000 Fujitsu STYLISTIC® Q550 tablets, the cornerstone of its digital education initiative. Every student in grades six through 12 will be using the 1 MarketWire

VIA Chooses Tensilica for Solid State Drive (SSD) Chip Design
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that VIA has selected Tensilica's Xtensa® dataplane processors (DPUs) for a system-on-chip (SOC) design for solid state drives (SSDs). After conducting a technical evaluation, VIA determined that Tensilica's DPUs provide over four times the performance of competing processors on key algorithms used to benchmark competitive alternatives. MarketWire

YouSendIt Closes Record Revenue in 2011
YouSendIt, Inc., a leader in business content collaboration services, today announced it achieved record revenue in 2011, up 61 percent over the prior year MarketWire

Consumers Pay Down Debt, According to, the consumer's credit advocate, today released its U.S. Credit Score Climate Report with trend data for January 2012. Credit card debt fell eight percent nationally since December to $6,069. In fact, every state paid down their credit card debt this month with the exception of Wisconsin, which increased its credit card debt by four percent to $5,266. MarketWire

FishNet Security Introduces ThreatDetect, a New Information Security Threat Monitoring and Response Service
FishNet Security launched a new cloud-based threat monitoring and response service today called ThreatDetect, enabling businesses to accurately log information security events across multiple sources. The service allows organizations to proactively respond to emerging threats, meet regulatory requirements and decrease costs associated with security monitoring. MarketWire

Bombardier's ZEFIRO Very High Speed Train Tops Design Awards
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has won the iF Product Design Award as well as the Good Design Award for its groundbreaking very high speed (VHS) train currently being developed for leading railway markets in Europe, Asia and North America. The ZEFIRO train combines aerodynamic efficiency with a distinctive appearance reflecting Bombardier's state-of-the-art technologies. MarketWire

Motive and Granite Agree to Broadcast Cloud JV

nProtect Expands to the North and Latin America With Online Financial Security Solution That Complies With FFIEC Security Guidance
nProtect Inc., a subsidiary of INCA Internet Co., Ltd, the leading online security solution vendor in South Korea, today announced its expansion to the global market through its newly established office located in Silicon Valley, California. The Silicon Valley office will serve the U.S MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Acclaims Monitronics International for Achieving Market Leadership on the Strength of Its Outstanding Customer Service
Based on its recent analysis of the residential alarm monitoring market, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Monitronics International, Inc. with the 2011 North America Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award. MarketWire

TAP America Partners With Josh Miller to Create Film About Buying American
TAP America, a non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening America and its citizens, today announced its participation in "Made in the USA: The 30 Day Journey" a film by Josh Miller. This film, in partnership with TAP America, will chronicle Josh Miller for a 30-day period as he commits to live off of American-made products and the difficulties and triumphs he encounters along the way MarketWire

Tao Minerals Ltd.: Independent Report for the El Colmillo Project Estimates an Inferred Resource of 851,581 Ounces of Gold
Tao Minerals Ltd. (TAO) (PINKSHEETS: TAON) reports that it has received a comprehensive independent geologic report on the El Colmillo project. The report was prepared by LatAm Resources (LatAm), an independent mining investment and consulting firm based in Medellin, Colombia. MarketWire

Medicity Reports Health Information Exchange Market Accelerated in 2011 as Organizations Prepare for Payment Reform and Accountable Care Models
Medicity reports it saw acceleration in the number of health information exchanges being formed in the second half of 2011, supporting predictions recently voiced by Dr. Farzad Mostashari, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, who said that health information exchange would turn a corner and take off in 2012 MarketWire

SMA Alliance to Surrender One Hundred Million Restricted Shares Back Into Company Treasury
SMA Alliance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) is pleased to announce that a unanimous Board of Directors resolution has been approved for the surrendering of One Hundred Million (100,000,000) restricted shares of common stock back to company treasury MarketWire

Top Chinese Official Lauds Growth at China Auto Logistics; Confirms Continuing Strong Government Support to Encourage Company's Further Prosperity in Luxury Auto Market
China Auto Logistics Inc. (the "Company" or "CALI") (NASDAQ: CALI) announced today the formal visit last Tuesday of Mr. Jiang Zengwei, China's Deputy Minister of Commerce, to CALI's auto mall in Tianjin, the largest imported luxury auto mall in China. MarketWire

Media Advisory - Photo Opportunity: Panera Bread(R) "Family Reunion" Attendees From Across North America Join to Support Healthier Lifestyles for Local Children
WHAT: Panera Bread company and franchise associates, representing over 1,500 bakery-cafes across North America and in Canada, have come together this week in the Washington, DC-area for Panera's Family Reunion. A highlight of their time together will be to work with local children to encourage healthy, active lifestyles MarketWire

Avaya Recognized for Outstanding Technology Service and Support by J.D. Power and Associates
J.D. Power and Associates certification includes recognition by the CTSS Program(SM), one of the industry's top evaluators of customer satisfaction To merit certification, companies must rank in top 20 percent of industry, based on J.D MarketWire

Whiterock REIT Declares February Distribution
Whiterock Real Estate Investment Trust ("Whiterock" or the "REIT") (TSX: WRK.UN) announced that it declared its distribution for the month of February 2012, as per the following: MarketWire

Back and Better Than Ever: Del Taco Returns to Atlanta With New Restaurant Design
Del Taco fans in the Atlanta area take note. Today the nation's No. 2 Mexican quick serve chain announces its return to Atlanta with the opening of its new restaurant in Snellville, GA today. MarketWire

Fast Company Names Liquid Robotics One of the World's 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2012
Liquid Robotics®, an ocean data services provider and developer of the first wave-powered Wave Glider® marine robot, was named by Fast Company as one of the World's 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2012. Fast Company's annual list selects the top companies "...whose innovations are having an impact across their industries and our culture MarketWire

Old Second Bank Offers Customers Online Banking Fraud Protection From IronKey
Old Second Bank, with a 140-year history as one of the Chicago region's largest and strongest community banks, is stepping up its protection for customers against escalating threats from cyber thieves targeting ACH, wire transfers and online banking MarketWire

Weather Underground Launches New Revolutionary Weather Forecasting System
Weather Underground, the world's first online weather service, announced today the launch of an advanced and localized weather forecasting system for all US locations. Web users searching for US weather forecasts on will now be presented with forecasts generated from Weather Underground's proprietary forecast model, known as BestForecast™. MarketWire

DynaResource Announces Mineral Resource Estimate for San Jose de Gracia
DynaResource, Inc MarketWire

Impinj Monza(R) Self-Serialization Enables Scalable, Reliable Item-Level Tagging for Retail Brand Owners
Leading UHF Gen 2 radio frequency identification (RFID) technology provider Impinj, Inc. today announced Monza Self-Serialization, a chip-based EPC serialization method supported on UHF RFID inlays powered by the industry leading Monza® 5 tag chip MarketWire

They Got the Wrong Man: New Research Reveals Who Really Killed Wild Bill Hickok
In the American Old West, there was a different kind of justice. Usually it was quick, if not all that accurate. In Signalman Publishing's newest release, Wild Bill Hickok and the Wrath of the Dead Rabbits, researcher James Regan of Prescott, Arizona uncovers new evidence of the real story of the revenge killing of notorious gunslinger Wild Bill Hickok and how an innocent man was hanged for it MarketWire

CONMED Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Year 2011 Financial Results
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Redknee Drives 25% Services Growth at APAC Service Provider
Redknee Solutions, Inc. (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing, charging and customer care software and solutions for service providers, has announced that Smart Telecom has increased its investment in Redknee's converged billing and customer care solution to support their next phase of growth MarketWire

Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter 2011
Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. of $100.2 million, or $1.72 per diluted share, for the year ended Dec. 31, 2011, compared to $92.4 million, or $1.65 per diluted share, for the year ended Dec. 31, 2010. For the fourth quarter of 2011, net income attributable to Avista Corp. was $24.6 million, or $0.42 per diluted share, compared to $25 MarketWire

Jeffrey Hayzlett to Share Insights With B2B Sales Leaders at the Sales 2.0 Conference
Former Fortune 100 c-suite executive, bestselling author and internationally recognized business expert, Jeffrey Hayzlett offers audiences his knowledge, insights and expertise on change, growth and leadership. MarketWire

Cubic Awarded New Maritime Security Contract Covering Ports in Mexico and Colombia
Cubic Applications, Inc., a mission support services subsidiary of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has received its fourth contract to provide seaport assessments and security training from the Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee Against Terrorism of the Organization of American States (OAS). MarketWire

Market Research Projects Telemedicine Market Growth at 19% CAGR Through 2015 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Telemedicine Market Analysis," to their collection of Information Technology market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Clinical Study on Skin Lightening With elure(TM) Published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology Shows Significant Superiority in Safety, Effectiveness and Time to Achieve Improved Skin Pigmentation When Compared to the Current Prevalent Skin Lightening Product
Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS), the leading global aesthetic device company, announced today the publication of results from a clinical study evaluating the skin lightening efficacy and safety of its elure™ Advanced Skin Lightening product (lignin peroxidase cream) compared with 2% hydroquinone cream MarketWire

Hyper Marketing Incorporated (HMI) Alliance Agency MediaWhiz Selects Searchmetrics for Search Analytics
Searchmetrics, the world leader in search and social analytics software, today announced that it has been selected by MediaWhiz as a premier search analytics partner. MediaWhiz is an alliance agency of Hyper Marketing Incorporated (HMI), a new entity formed through the merger of SolutionSet MediaWhiz Partnership, the second largest independent marketing services agency in North America, and D.L MarketWire

Pharmaceutical-Bio Industry Closes the Door on 2011 With More Than $12 billion in North American Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The final construction tally is in for 2011, and the numbers are encouraging. Despite the myriad challenges facing the Pharmaceutical-Biotech Industry as it continues its massive reorganization, the sector managed to kick off construction on $12.1 billion in capital and maintenance projects in 2011 MarketWire

Beth Butler to Lead Beardsworth Site Ambassador Program
Beardsworth announces the appointment of Beth Butler, RN, as Director, Strategic Development, to lead the company's Site Ambassador Program. MarketWire

New Strategy Needed for Small Cell Backhaul: Cost Per Connection Needs to Be Lower
As mobile operators look to offer faster mobile data speeds and better quality of experience to subscribers, carriers could see a significant rise in the costs of running their backhaul network MarketWire

Market Research Projects Rare Earths Market Growth at 10.3% CAGR Through 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Rare Earths: Worldwide Markets, Applications, Technologies," to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire Raises Additional $150k, Adds DJ Patil and Matt Mickiewicz to Advisory Board, a marketplace for freelance writers and small businesses to connect, today announced the company has added an additional $150,000 in seed financing led by David Wu -- Former Redpoint Ventures Executive-in-Residence. Scripted total seed financing is now $850,000 MarketWire

John Paton Davies, Jr.'s Autobiography China Hand to Be Published by the University of Pennsylvania Press
John Paton Davies, Jr., an American diplomat specializing in Asia and the Soviet Union before and during World War II and one of the most visible victims of the hysteria of McCarthyism, will have his autobiography published posthumously by the University of Pennsylvania Press on March 1, 2012. MarketWire

Yubico Introduces World's First NFC Enabled One-Time Password Token
Yubico, the leading provider of simple, open online identity protection, today announced that it is expanding the capabilities of its popular YubiKey USB authentication device to secure access to Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled mobile devices MarketWire

Biota Announces Financial Results for First Half of Fiscal 2012
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced financial results for the first half of the Company's fiscal 2012. The Company reported a half-year loss of $11 million compared to a net loss of $15.9 million in the corresponding half year. Total revenue was $7.8 million, compared to $8.1 million in 1H F2011. Revenue included $0.7 million of Relenza royalties (1H F11: $3.3m) and $0 MarketWire

Market Research Projects Middle East Banking Sector Growth at 16% CAGR Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Middle East Banking Sector Analysis," to their collection of Banking market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

SCMP Recruitment Services Launches Major New Job Search Site SMARTJOB.COM in Hong Kong
South China Morning Post's (HKSE: 0583) Recruitment Services division announced today the launch of a brand new major job portal at MarketWire

HANDD File Transfer Adds Attachmate's FileXpress(R) and Reflection(R) for Secure IT to Secure File Transfer Software Offerings
Attachmate Corporation today announced that HANDD Business Solutions Ltd., the U.K.'s leading supplier of software solutions for secure file transfer, has partnered with Attachmate to sell and distribute the FileXpress® and Reflection® for Secure IT managed file transfer solutions in the U.K. market. MarketWire

CNH-KAMAZ Welcomes Russian Government Delegation at Its Naberezhnye Chelny Plant
The manufacturing operations of CNH-KAMAZ in Naberezhnye Chelny, Tatarstan, received a visit today by representatives of the Government of the Russian Federation to review the progress made by the joint venture, which was created in October 2009 MarketWire

Top 10 "Riskiest" Online Cities of 2012 Presented by Norton
Norton teamed up with independent research firm Sperling's BestPlaces to uncover the nation's top 10 cities(1) that have the highest number of cybercrime risk factors. MarketWire

Lattice Features New Products and Technologies for Embedded Design Applications
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced its plans for Embedded World 2012, which will take place Feb 28th - March 1st in Nuremberg, Germany. Lattice will be exhibiting in Hall 5, Stand 142, and will be featuring among other things its recently announced LatticeECP4™ family of devices. MarketWire

Norton One to Deliver Comprehensive Security With Personalized Service
Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced several new security offerings. Norton One™ is a premium service that allows consumers to buy and manage their security software via a cloud-based management console. It delivers protection across multiple devices -- including PCs, Macs, Android-based phones and tablets MarketWire

Lattice Features Latest Mobile FPGA Platforms at Mobile World Congress
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced it will exhibit at Mobile World Congress, Feb 27th - March 1st at Fira de Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain. Lattice will be located in Hall 2.1, Stand 2.1A56, and will be featuring the company's mobileFPGA™ platforms including the new iCE40™ and MachXO2™ FPGAs and ispMACH® 4000ZE CPLDs. MarketWire

Kingtinuing: I'm Alive! -- A Massive Hit With Elvis Fans Young & Old
Kingtinuing: "I'm Alive," an album featuring musical artist Ron Jesse, has been released today and is currently available on Amazon Music and iTunes MarketWire

Colt Uses ADVA FSP 3000 to Bring New Levels of Enterprise Connectivity to Ireland
ADVA AG Optical Networking / Colt Uses ADVA FSP 3000 to Bring New Levels of Enterprise Connectivity toIreland . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Australian Solar Photovoltaic Flagship Program Reopens, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Australia (Perth, Australia) -- The Australian federal government's solar flagship program provides the foundation for large-scale, grid-connected solar power through a competitive grant process MarketWire

Mitchell Releases Latest Edition of Industry Trends Report: New in 2012, All-Digital Multi-Edition Format Provides Insight Into P&C Industry's Most Important Issues
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced the launch of the new, all-digital Industry Trends Report (ITR) MarketWire

Xirrus' Wireless Network Enables BYOD Scheme and M2M Communication at New College Swindon
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, announced today that it has deployed an 802.11n wireless network at New College Swindon, one of the largest campuses in the UK for A Level and GSCE students. The new high-performance network has created the UK's first wireless-only annexe, and allows the school to run a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) scheme MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti Profit Increases to Record $1.3bn; Doubles Dividend
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) MarketWire

Search Optimization Innovator Bob Heyman Joins YouInWeb as CMO
Bob Heyman, credited with both coining the term "Search Engine Optimization" (SEO) and establishing the first Search Engine Marketing (SEM) agency practice, has joined YouInWeb, a technology company which offers scalable local search visibility for small and medium size businesses, as Chief Marketing Officer effective immediately. MarketWire

Cotendo Receives Prestigious Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award
Frost & Sullivan has selected Cotendo, Inc., the fast-growing innovator of cloud-based acceleration technologies, as the recipient of its highly prized New Product Innovation Award for 2011. Specifically, the award recognizes Cotendo's Mobile Acceleration Suite (MAS), a unique platform that speeds and optimizes the delivery of content to mobile devices by as much as 50%. MarketWire

Global Study Opportunities and GMAT Volume Expanding Worldwide
The number of GMAT exams taken around the world in the 2011 testing year reached 258,192 -- the third-highest level on record -- and included a 67 percent increase in tests taken by Chinese and other East Asian citizens compared with 2007, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) announced today MarketWire

ActivIdentity's CMS Appliance Adds Smart Card Alliance's New CIV Credential to Long List of Capabilities
ActivIdentity®, part of HID Global, trusted leader in solutions for the delivery of secure identity, today announced that its ActivID™ Credential Management System (CMS) Appliance now offers the industry's newly defined Commercial Identity Verification (CIV) credential and fully integrates with HID Global's new Crescendo C800 smart card MarketWire

AMD Radeon(TM) Breaks GHz Barrier
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of its AMD Radeon™ HD 7770 GHz Edition and HD 7750 graphics cards. The AMD Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition is the first graphics card equipped with a reference engine clock that breaks the one gigahertz barrier -- making it the world's first 1GHz GPU MarketWire

UPDATE: AMD Named to Top 20 of Clean Capitalism Ranking
AMD (NYSE: AMD) was today named by Corporate Knights to its inaugural list of the S&P 500 Clean Capitalism Ranking, placing among the top twenty companies to be recognized MarketWire

Douglas Lake Minerals Inc.: Douglas Lake Minerals Changes Name to Handeni Gold Inc. and Receives New Trading Symbol: HNDI-OTCBB
Douglas Lake Minerals Inc. / . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Douglas Lake Mining Inc. ("DouglasLake" or the "Company") (OTCBB: DLKM) has effected a name change onthe OTCBulletin Board to Handeni Gold Inc. ("Handeni") as of open ofbusiness onFebruary 14, 2012 MarketWire

Lumenpulse Enters Into Strategic Partnership With Technolite for Singapore LED Fixture Market
Lumenpulse Inc. ( today announced the signing of a strategic partnership agreement with Singapore-based Technolite. The partnership, which will give Lumenpulse greater presence in the region, will be managed out of Lumenpulse's London, UK office. MarketWire

Annual general meeting of Handelsbanken's shareholders, 28 March 2012


Aldata Solution OyjSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE           15 February 2012 at 8.00 p.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire


Via *Russian Desk management & advice, PROPERTY4EAST manages purchase of exclusive real estate
"It is no secret that our clientele, who are mainly from Eastern Europe, own real estate in various countries", affirms Ivonka Kirov, communication officer at Property4east. Every country has its own particular legislation regarding purchasing and/or commitments which the owner has to respect as regards the local authorities. GlobeNewswire

ADB Group to report full-year 2011 earnings release on 22 February
ADB Holdings S.A. /ADB Group to report full-year 2011 earnings release on 22 February. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Veidekke to build parking facility in rock cavern at Sotra
Today Straume Parkering AS signed a contract with Veidekke Entreprenør AS to build 1,500 spaces in the rock beneath the Sartor Senter. This is a turnkey contract with a value of NOK 327 million excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

Telenor Group seeks indemnities from Unitech Limited as it gets ready for a new future in India
(Oslo/Delhi - February 15, 2012) Telenor Group today issued a notice to its Indian strategic partner Unitech Limited, that it will seek indemnity and compensation following the cancellation of Uninor's 22 licenses by the Supreme Court of India.   GlobeNewswire

Claes Mittjas appointed Managing Director of Tikkurila's Swedish subsidiary
Tikkurila OyjPress ReleaseFebruary 15, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Bombardier's ZEFIRO Very High Speed Train Tops Design Awards

Invitation to teleconference/webcast on Rezidor's Q4-2011 results
The Rezidor Hotel Group will release its Q4-2011 results at 08:30 CET on Wednesday,22 February, followed by a teleconference/webcast in English at 15:30 CET. GlobeNewswire

Financial Calendar 2012

Utrecht Court gives decision on proceedings brought by Fortis shareholders
The Utrecht Court has today announced its decision in first instance on the proceedings instituted by certain Fortis shareholders. These shareholders claim to have suffered a loss as a consequence of misleading information allegedly provided by the then Fortis group in the course of 2008. GlobeNewswire

Radboud University Nijmegen Partners with Thomson Reuters to Expand Global Research Presence and Position Netherlands as Top Knowledge Economy
InCites Platform Provides Valuable Tools to Measure and Compare Research Performance GlobeNewswire

Meeting concerning the election of representatives to SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge's Supervisory Board
The election of representatives to SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge's Supervisory Board will be held on GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom achieves Registered Latex Developer certification from HP

TradeDoubler enters Latin America
TradeDoubler, Europe's leading performance based marketing company, has entered Latin America with operations in Brazil. GlobeNewswire

Transfer of Kesko's employee pension insurances to Ilmarinen completed

Klövern AB (publ): Year-end report 2011

ÅF wins lighting project for the new Slussen traffic interchange in Stockholm
For further information: GlobeNewswire

Summons to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in Castellum AB (publ)
At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in Castellum AB (publ), on Thursday, March 22, 2012, following proposals will, inter alia, be presented: GlobeNewswire

Highlights of Stadshypotek's Annual Report
January-December 2011 GlobeNewswire

Haglöfs opens in Japan
After 18 years on the market, Haglöfs has established its own subsidiary in Japan. The move reflects Haglöfs' global strategy and commitment to the Asian markets. GlobeNewswire

KONE to supply eco-efficient elevators to a new office building on Canary Wharf
KONE Corporation, press release, February 15, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Notice to the ordinary Annual General Meeting of Alma Media
Alma Media Corporation Stock exchange release February 15, 2012 at 10.15hrs EET GlobeNewswire

BWG Homes ASA: BWG Homes ASA is contemplating a new unsecured bond issue
Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement dated 14 February 2012 regarding the private placement of shares in the company. GlobeNewswire

Kingtinuing: I'm Alive! -- A Massive Hit With Elvis Fans Young & Old
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - February 15, 2012) - Kingtinuing: "I'm Alive," an album featuring musical artist Ron Jesse, has been released today and is currently available on Amazon Music and iTunes GlobeNewswire

BWG Homes ASA: Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting 7 March 2012
Notice is hereby given of an Extraordinary General Meeting in BWG Homes ASA to be held on Wednesday 7 March 2012 at 10:00 hours CET in the company's premises at Munkedamsveien 45, Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Garuda Indonesia Confirmed as Previously Unidentified Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen Aircraft Buyer
- Order for six firm CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft plus 18 options was announced Feb. 10, 2012; airline expresses intention to acquire up to 12 new additional CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft GlobeNewswire

BWG Homes ASA: Private placement completed
Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement dated 14 February 2012 regarding the contemplated private placement of shares in BWG Homes ASA ("BWG" or the "Company"). The Company has placed 34,782,608 shares at NOK 11.50 per share to existing shareholders and new investors, with gross proceeds of NOK 399,999,992 (the "Private Placement"). GlobeNewswire

Trade subject to notification own shares
Orkla ASA has on 14 February 2012 bought 442 331 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 45.20per share. Brokers have executed the transaction.   Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 9 363 122. Orkla ASA,Oslo, 15 February 2012   Contact:Rune Helland, SVP Investor Relations, Tel GlobeNewswire

Investment AB Kinnevik Year-End release 2011
Financial results for the fourth quarter GlobeNewswire

Vacon Plc completes personnel negotiations concerning white-collar personnel in Finland
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 15 February 2012 at 9 am (EET) Vacon Plc has completed the statutory personnel negotiations on 15 February 2012 concerning the company's white-collar personnel in Finland. The invitation to the personnel negotiations was given to Vacon's white-collar employee representatives on 12 December 2011, and the negotiations started on 19 December 2011 GlobeNewswire

Proposals by Huhtamäki Oyj's Board of Directors, Nomination Committee and Audit Committee to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

BioGaia extends collaboration with Nestlé
Since 2008, BioGaia and Nestlé have collaborated in the field of infant nutrition products. The parties have now signed agreements to extend this collaboration GlobeNewswire

Preliminary figures 2011: Another record net sales and earnings year for Dräger
Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA /Preliminary figures 2011: Another record net sales and earnings year for Dräger. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Imtech strengthens position in Norway
Gouda, the Netherlands - Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside Europe) announces that it has acquired the Norwegian company Steinar Holbæk. This acquisition will enable Imtech to develop a strong position in the Norwegian growth region of Kristiansand, where it is hardly active GlobeNewswire

The Board of Directors of Alma Media Corporation resolved on key employees' incentive plan
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release February 15, 2012 at 8.30 EETTHE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION RESOLVED ON KEY EMPLOYEES' INCENTIVE PLAN The Board of Directors of Alma Media Corporation has resolved on a new share-based incentive plan for the Group key employees GlobeNewswire

Fourth quarter and full year 2011 DNO results: Record production and revenues

Huhtamäki Oyj's Results January 1 - December 31, 2011: Foundation for quality growth established

Heineken Holding N.V. delivers solid top-line and earnings growth in 2011
Amsterdam, 15 February 2012 - Heineken Holding N.V. today announced:  GlobeNewswire

Heineken N.V. delivers solid top-line and earnings growth in 2011
Amsterdam, 15 February 2012 - Heineken N.V. today announced: GlobeNewswire

Clariant AG : Clariant improves profitability, reinstates dividend
Clariant AG /Clariant AG : Clariant improves profitability, reinstates dividend . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Highlights of Handelsbanken's Annual Report January - December 2011
Summary January - December 2011, compared with January - December 2010 GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Year-end Report 2011
Net asset value per share on 31 December 2011 amounted to EUR 8.69 (EUR 12.33[1]). The total net asset value amounted to EUR 294m (EUR 430m), corresponding to a change of -7.4% (8.0%) during the fourth quarter (quarter-on-quarter) and a change of -31.7% (25 GlobeNewswire

Clariant AG : Clariant recommends repeal of restriction on voting rights
Clariant AG /Clariant AG : Clariant recommends repeal of restriction on voting rights . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Clariant AG : Change in the Board of Directors of Clariant
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Strategic transformation: All TOMRA companies to be brought together under one brand
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Vizrt Signs Media Asset Management Deal with a Latin American Broadcaster
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Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) Announces Tax Information 2011
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