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Facebook aims to make world more open, connected, Zuckerberg tells investors
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has told his investors that his company was established to accomplish a social mission- to make the world more open and connected, ahead of the biggest five billion dollar initial public offering. (IPO) ANI

Toyota Russia to Add Production Processes to St. Petersburg Plant
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that Toyota Motor Manufacturing Russia (TMMR), its vehicle production subsidiary in Russia, plans to add stamping and resin-molding processes to its vehicle production plant in St. Petersburg ACN Newswire

Toyota to Launch Compact Sports Car "86" in Japan in April
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will launch the "86" compact rear-wheel-drive sports car, which was exhibited at the 42nd Tokyo Motor Show 2011 as a production prototype, on April 6 throughout Japan ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Launches Global Sales of Interstage Business Operations Platform V12.0
Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of Interstage Business Operations Platform V12.0, a business process management solution that can quickly integrate a company's cloud services and multiple on-premise business systems.Interstage Business Operations Platform V12 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Commences Smart Community Development in Saudi Arabia
Fujitsu today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Saudi Industrial Property Authority (MODON) to commence a collaborative smart communities project in MODON's industrial areas ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Motors Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2011 Operating Results and Full-year Forecasts
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced its sales and financial results through the third quarter of the 2011 fiscal year ending March 31, 2012 and its forecasts for the full fiscal year.1. Performance overviewMitsubishi Motors posted a consolidated net sales of 1,293.1 billion yen for the first three quarters of fiscal 2011 (April 1 through December 31, 2011), a 1 percent or 17 ACN Newswire

Nammo AS: Nammo Establishes New Subsidiary in Australia
Rob Wellwood, Managing Director of the newly established Nammo Australia Pty Ltd, said "Nammo's already well known within the Australian defense customer for its long standing supply of multipurpose ammunition and the ubiquitous M72 shoulder fired weapons systems, but we make a range of other specialty munitions that are equally well suited to Australian defense requirements ACN Newswire

IPE InvestmentPitch Enterprises Releases 2011 Financial Results: Gross Profit of $126,390 up 341% from $28,682, Net Loss Decreases 47% from $330,119 to $174,966
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 1, 2012 - IPE InvestmentPitch Enterprises, a video content producer for the investment community, and operator of the website, has released the company's financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011.The company reported a net loss of $174,966 or $0 ACN Newswire

Minerals Technologies Inc. Signs Fifth Commercial Agreement to Deploy FulFill(TM) E-325 Technology for High-Filler Loading at a Paper Mill in Southeast Asia
Unique High-Filler Technology Provides Significant Cost Savings by Reducing Fiber Consumption and Increases PCC Filler Usage Up to 30 Percent----------NEW YORK, February 1-Minerals Technologies Inc ACN Newswire

Bravada Gold Corp (TSXV:BVA) President & CEO Joseph A Kizis, Jr. Interviewed by Jay Taylor on Face the Analyst - Video of Interview Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 1, 2012 - Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at, interviews Joseph A Kizis, Jr., President & CEO of Bravada Gold Corp (TSXV:BVA) ACN Newswire

IEDEC Announces Program, Focus on Excellence in Interdisciplinary Engineering Education
The Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Education Conference (IEDEC) announced its 2012 program consisting of talks by experts from industry and academia that cover critical issues related to excellence in interdisciplinary engineering design education. MarketWire

McGuire Real Estate Agents Join 2012 Women's Council of REALTORS(R), East Bay Chapter Executive Board
McGuire Real Estate, a boutique real estate firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, is proud to have four of its agents serve on the 2012 Executive Board for the Women's Council of REALTORS®, East Bay Chapter. MarketWire

Celebrate the "Big Game" With Barona's $50,000 Superparty
On the biggest football game day of the year, Barona Resort & Casino will kick off with a $50,000 Superparty celebration that is sure to be a high scoring affair. On Sunday, February 5 starting at 3 p.m., guests are invited out to Barona to watch all the exciting football action while playing on the casino floor for a chance to win a share of $50,000. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Begins Construction on Coyote Creek, Brand New Homes in a Prime Milpitas Location
William Lyon Homes has announced that construction is underway at Coyote Creek, their brand new community in the heart of Milpitas. Located adjacent to the dynamic Cisco Campus, Coyote Creek will offer a diversity of homebuyers the opportunity to buy a new home against the natural beauty of the Coyote Creek Trail and near major Silicon Valley employers MarketWire

Quidel to Hold Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results Conference Call on February 29, 2012
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions and cellular-based virology assays, will release fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results after market close on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. MarketWire

Golden Star Resources and Riverstone Finalize Goulagou-Rounga Option Exercise
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") has finalized the option exercise (the "Transaction") pursuant to which Riverstone Resources Inc. ("Riverstone") became the sole shareholder of Golden Star Exploration - Burkina S.A MarketWire's Travel-Intel Illuminates the Prime Influencers of Travel for 2012
What factors are afoot that will influence whether and where Americans travel this year? What factors will influence their buying decisions? and Travel-Intel have burrowed down into recent surveys of American households to find out just what consumers and travelers want in order to put their dollars on the "book it!" line. MarketWire

Icon LASIK Announces Sunglass Trunk Shows at Its Cherry Creek Eye Care Center
ICON LASIK announces several eye wear and sunglasses Trunk Shows in Denver during early 2012. The Trunk Shows feature major sunglass designers including Fendi sunglasses, Roberto Cavalli sunglasses, Swarovski sunglasses, and Dior sunglasses. MarketWire

Native American Fair Commerce Coalition Names Barry W. Brandon Executive Director
The board of directors of the Native American Fair Commerce Coalition (NAFCC) has named respected attorney and Native American advocate Barry W. Brandon as Executive Director. MarketWire

VIQ Solutions Announces Stock Option Grants
VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS) has, on February 1, 2012, as part of its annual compensation review, granted 537,500 stock options to officers and directors of VIQ Solutions, all of which are exercisable at $0.25 per share, being the closing price of the Corporation's shares on the TSX Venture Exchange on January 31, 2012 MarketWire

NADP Calls for Equitable Treatment of Americans With Dental Policies
In response to Health and Human Services' Dec. 16 Bulletin on essential benefits, the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP) filed comments earlier this week highlighting the need for equitable treatment of Americans with dental policies both inside and outside health Exchanges (starting in 2014) MarketWire

Fortinet Announces Participation in Q1 12 Investment Conferences
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced its expected participation at the following upcoming investment conferences: MarketWire

Circle Star Energy Appoints Thomas M. Richards to Board of Directors
Circle Star Energy Corp. (OTCBB: CRCL) (the "Company"), a performance-driven company with interests in a number of high-impact, large scale oil and gas plays in Texas, is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas M. Richards as a Director, effective immediately. MarketWire

Spotify's Pre-Game Battle: Who Will Win With These Tunes?
The battle between the New York Giants and New England Patriots has already begun. But before they get down to business on the field, they are battling it out on Spotify. Who has the better pre-game Spotify mix? MarketWire

Marlow Industries Named "Supplier of the Year" by Leaders in Defense and Telecom Markets
Marlow Industries, world leader in quality thermoelectric technology, today announced it has won critical industry recognition in the defense and telecom markets from industry leaders Raytheon and JDSU. Awards were presented in 2011 for product and service excellence. MarketWire

American Life League: Planned Parenthood Throws Komen Under the (Pink) Bus
Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced this week that it will no longer fund Planned Parenthood Federation of America, stating that the change is due in part to a new grants policy that denies funds to organizations that are under investigation at the federal, state, or local level MarketWire

Canada's Innovative Products Here at IBS
Editors Note: There are two photos and a video associated with this press release. MarketWire

In the news release, "ClickFox Survey Reveals Telecommunication and Wireless Companies Now Surpass Cable to Ignite Most Customer Frustration," issued Tuesday, January 31, 2012 by ClickFox, we are advised by the company that the fifth paragraph should begin with "Thirty-five percent" rather than "Forty percent" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Scottsdale Bullion and Coin Offers Precious Metals IRAs
Scottsdale Bullion and Coin (SBC) is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in Scottsdale, Arizona. Retirement investors can buy gold coins and other precious metals investments through Scottsdale Bullion and Coin. MarketWire

Itronics Named a Medium Entrepreneurial Technology Company of the Year by NCET Technology Awards
Itronics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITRO) is pleased to announce that it has been named runner up Medium Entrepreneurial Technology Company of the Year in the upcoming NCET Technology Awards/Reno Gazette Journal Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Dr MarketWire

CFC Sells $800 Million of Collateral Trust Bonds
The National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) (NYSE: NRU) (NYSE: NRC) has closed its previously announced underwritten public offering of $800 million in collateral trust bonds (CTBs). CFC sold $400 million of three-year bonds and $400 million of 10-year bonds. MarketWire

Mattersight Announces Customer Signing for Predictive Customer Satisfaction Analytics
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced the signing of a new customer for its Predictive Customer Satisfaction Analytics. The customer is one of the top 5 Property & Casualty Insurance Companies in the United States. As part of the contract, Mattersight will assign every analyzed customer service and sales interaction a predictive customer satisfaction score MarketWire

Dresner Corporate Services Names Jeffrey Conover Vice President-Digital Strategy
Dresner Corporate Services, Inc., a strategic communications firm specializing in public and investor relations, announced today that it has named Jeffrey Conover, vice president-digital strategy, a new position MarketWire

Nick Vovakes Joins Swinerton's Washington Division
Nick Vovakes has been chosen by Swinerton Builders Washington to help expand their Special Projects division and seek out new opportunities within the Medical, Interiors, and High-Tech markets. As a Senior Project Manager, Vovakes will work closely with architects and clients to develop relationships and manage projects from beginning to end. MarketWire

Wayside Technology Group, Inc. Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend
Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. The results will be discussed in a conference call to be held on Friday, February 3, 2012 at 10:00 AM Eastern time. The dial-in telephone number is (866) 804-3547 and the pass code is "WSTG." MarketWire

FC Georgia United Recognized by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle
FC Georgia United, national champions soccer club, announces recognition by Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle and the State of Georgia. Members of FC Georgia United Soccer Club recently met with Georgia's Lt. Governor for a photo shoot celebrating their two National titles. In addition, the club is organizing formal teams in all age groups for the annual Veterans Cup competition. MarketWire

Duke Realty Corporation Redeems Series M Preferred Shares in Alignment With Capital Strategy
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), a leading industrial, office and medical office REIT, announced today that it has called for redemption all of its 673,090 outstanding 6.95% Series M Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares, par value $.01 per share, and all of the 6,730,900 Depositary Shares representing such Series M Preferred Shares (NYSE: DREPRM) (CUSIP No.: 264411729) MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
In the news release, "TeleCommunication Systems Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results," issued earlier today by TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSYS), we are advised by the company that the first column figure in line item "Current portion of bank borrowings and capital leases" of the "Balance Sheets" table should read "24,761" rather than "15,261" as originally issued MarketWire

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) Reports Higher Sales and Earnings and Record Backlog for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2011
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today reported earnings and sales for the quarter ended December 31, 2011. Sales for the first fiscal quarter were $318.7 million compared to $284.4 million last year, an increase of 12 percent. Net income attributable to Cubic shareholders increased by 8 percent to $21.4 million (80 cents per share) this year compared to $19 MarketWire

New Cookbook From Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. Offers More Healthy and Delicious Atkins Recipes
A new year means new resolutions, and for many those resolutions will include adopting a healthier lifestyle through diet. Atkins™, the original and leading low-carb weight loss plan based on extensive scientific research, has launched a new cookbook to help keep those New Year's Resolutions on track. The New Atkins for a New You Cookbook by Colette Heimowitz, M.Sc MarketWire

Godfather Media Announces the Appointment of Franchise President
Godfather Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GFMD) is pleased to announce the appointment of William M. Joyce to the Company's Yuma Scorpion franchise as President. Mr. Joyce will be the President of the Yuma Scorpions Baseball Franchise and brings with him over 30 years of experience in owning and operating businesses as well as being a professional baseball scout. MarketWire

Quantum's vmPRO Solutions Provide Simple, Comprehensive Data Protection for Virtual Servers, Confirms Tolly Group Testing
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced the results of industry analyst firm Tolly Group's evaluation of its vmPRO 4000 appliance and vmPRO™ software for virtual machine (VM) data protection. Tolly Group's testing demonstrated the ease-of-implementation, advanced functionality, and simplicity of vmPRO solutions MarketWire

Broadcast International Engages Liolios Group to Lead Investor Relations Program
Broadcast International, Inc. (OTCBB: BCST), a leading provider of video management software and services for next-generation video IP networks, has engaged Liolios Group to lead its investor relations and financial communications initiatives. MarketWire

Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End Highlights and 2011 Financial Results
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) reported total research and development revenues of $0.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2011. The net loss for the fourth quarter was $11.9 million, or $0.16 per basic and diluted share. This compared to a net loss of $11.6 million, or $0.17 per basic and diluted share, for the same period in 2010 MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Successfully Completes $10 Million Equity Injection by Its Major Shareholders and Amends Marfin Loan Facilities
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today the successful completion of the previously announced equity injection by four entities affiliated with members of the Restis family. In exchange of $10 million, the Company has issued an aggregate of 4,641,620 common shares to the four entities at a price of $2 MarketWire

Ixia Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Results
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences Reports Solid Fourth Quarter Results
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, today reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 of $63.1 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, compared to net income of $64.8 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, for the same period in 2010 MarketWire

Selectica Announces Earnings for Third Quarter Fiscal 2012
Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), provider of cloud-based sales configuration and contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions, today announced unaudited financial results for its third quarter ended December 31, 2011. In Q3 FY 2012, the company increased quarterly recurring revenues by 11% as compared to the previous year. MarketWire

Novellus Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVLS) today reported operating results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. Net sales for the fourth quarter were $282.7 million, down $24.0 million or 7.8 percent from third quarter 2011 net sales of $306.7 million, and down $101.6 million or 26.4 percent from fourth quarter 2010 net sales of $384.4 million MarketWire

Acme Packet Reports Results for Fourth Quarter of 2011
Acme Packet, Inc. (NASDAQ: APKT), the leader in session delivery network solutions, today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. All earnings per share results are on a fully diluted basis. MarketWire

NetApp Hosts Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Financial Results Webcast
After market close on Wednesday, February 15, 2012, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012, which ended January 27, 2012. MarketWire

U.S.English Chairman Stresses Importance of English in Election Process
U.S.English Chairman Mauro E. Mujica today expressed disappointment and disbelief at the recent controversy over English language requirements for those seeking election as government officials. MarketWire

Vestmark's Annmarie Rogers Named as Finalist in 2012 Stevie(C) Awards for Sales & Customer Service
Annmarie Rogers, Senior Vice President of Customer Engineering for Vestmark, a leading innovator of advisory solutions and wealth management technology, was named a Finalist today in the sixth annual Stevie© Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program. MarketWire

FFA/Clermont Employees Named to List of Central Pennsylvania's Best Wealth Managers
(NASDAQ: FULT) Fulton Financial Advisors' Clermont Wealth Strategies division today announced that three of its employees were included in the Central Penn Business Journal's (CPBJ) top twenty-five list, "2012 Best Wealth Managers in Central Pennsylvania." MarketWire

Gym Class Heroes Begin Their Super Week; Alternative/Hip-Hop Band Set to Perform on VH1's "Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam" and a Special Outdoor Concert for NBC's "Today" in Indianapolis; New Single "Ass Back Home (Feat. Neon Hitch)" Hits Top 15 as Lead Single, "Stereo Hearts (Feat. Adam Levine)" Exceeds
Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen recording group Gym Class Heroes will take Indianapolis by storm with two back-to-back live televised performances to celebrate the biggest week in football. The alternative/hip-hop band is scheduled to perform tonight on VH1's Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam and tomorrow morning on NBC's Today (check local listings). MarketWire

PAID Inc.'s Rockin' Coffee Wins CADC Logo Design Award, Rave Reviews from Bloggers
Rockin' Coffee, a new specialty coffee roasting company, has won a Design Excellence award for its logo from the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) and is a hit among bloggers. Launched in October 2011 as a business of Boston-based PAID Inc MarketWire

Customized Promotional Products From EmbroidMe Make Good Causes Great
As nonprofits struggle to raise funds in this economy, businesses large and small are lending their support by adopting and promoting their association with worthy causes. Obviously, cause marketing is good for the charity but is also good for the sponsoring company in terms of creating goodwill MarketWire

Roland's New 3D Hobby Milling Machine Provides an Affordable Production Tool for Craft and Hobby Enthusiasts
Roland DGA Corp. has introduced the iModela hobby milling machine, providing hobbyists with easy and affordable access to 3D milling technology. MarketWire

International Design Competition Announced for San Francisco's Rainbow Honor Walk
What should be the design of a globally important public art installation to LGBT heroes and heroines? That question is about to be answered by an international competition to create an iconic design for the Rainbow Honor Walk (, a tribute to historic LGBT figures in San Francisco's Castro district. Last year, the first 20 names for The Rainbow Honor Walk were announced MarketWire

IT Consulting Growth Led by Client Demand for GRC & Security
Growth in consulting spending on IT GRC & Security will outpace increases in demand for architecture and IT management, according to new research from Kennedy Consulting Research & Advisory MarketWire

Opflex Becomes a Part of Italy's Costa Concordia Solution
From his home base on Cape Cod, Opflex Solutions' CEO Scott C. Smith saw the wreck of the Costa Concordia on TV along with the rest of the world. His personal knowledge of what happens in marine disasters -- his experiences with the Gulf Coast BP oil spill -- got him on a plane to Italy right away. MarketWire

Kearny Financial Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Operating Results
Kearny Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: KRNY) (the "Company"), the holding company of Kearny Federal Savings Bank (the "Bank"), today reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 of $470,000, or $0.01 per diluted share. MarketWire

Former FAA Administrator Jane Garvey to Keynote Florida Public-Private Partnerships Workshop, Feb. 16
Jane Garvey, the former head of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, will be the keynote speaker for "Public Private Partnerships (PPP): The Future of Public Construction in Florida," a workshop for businesses, contractors, investors and government officials, Thursday, February 16 at the Sheraton Ft. Lauderdale Airport and Cruise Port Hotel, from 8 a.m. to 12 Noon. MarketWire

H&R Block Answers Four Essential Tax Questions for First-Time Filers
(NYSE: HRB) First job. First car. First apartment. First tax return. These signal some of the rites of passage into adulthood. More than 5 million taxpayers will file their own income tax return for the first time this tax season and they may not know where to start MarketWire

Cisco Launches BIG Awards to Celebrate and Reward Innovative Start-Ups and SMEs Within the UK
In its quest to discover and help develop emerging and early stage technology based start-ups, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has launched the next stage in its British Innovation Gateway (BIG) initiative -- The Big Awards -- Powered By Cisco I-PRIZE™. MarketWire

AMD Strategy Transformation Brings Agile Delivery of Industry-Leading IP to the Market
At its annual Financial Analyst Day, AMD (NYSE: AMD) detailed a new "ambidextrous" strategy that builds on the company's long history of x86 and graphics innovation while embracing other technologies and intellectual property to deliver differentiated products. MarketWire

Howard Alan Events & Susan G. Komen for the Cure of Southwest Florida Partner in Fundraising Efforts
Howard Alan Events and Susan G. Komen for the Cure of Southwest Florida are working together during the upcoming 6th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, February 11 - 12, to raise awareness for breast cancer. Many participating artists have generously donated gift certificates for the $20,000 Art Festival Shopping Spree Chance Giveaway fundraiser MarketWire

CarGurus' Growth Proves There's Still Opportunity to Profit From Vertical Online Search; Company Reports 200+% Increases in Traffic & Revenues in 2011
CarGurus (, the automotive research and shopping site, today reported that it achieved its second consecutive year of profitability in 2011, with revenues up by 210% (yoy). The company's continued growth suggests that specialized online search companies can still find profits in vertical categories under the broad umbrella of traditional search platforms like Google MarketWire

Timeshare Cure BBB Accredited Business
The BBB has recently awarded TC, a timeshare abatement company, its top rating for businesses. Timeshare Cure has helped thousands to effectively cancel their timeshare contracts and eliminate maintenance fees. Working with pre-qualified timeshares has allowed Timeshare Cure to maintain a 100% success rate in releasing owners from their timeshare contracts permanently. MarketWire

Realogy Completes Offering of Two Series of Senior Secured Notes
Realogy Corporation (the "Company") announced today that it successfully completed its previously announced private offering of $593 million aggregate principal amount of 7.625% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2020 (the "First Lien Notes") and $325 million aggregate principal amount of 9 MarketWire

Companion Diagnostics Market to Explode as Personalized Medicine Market Catapults to $42 Billion by 2015 cites in its newly published "Companion Diagnostics in Personalized Medicine and Cancer" report that the companion diagnostics market will explode as the personalized medicine market catapults to $42 billion by 2015. For more information, visit: MarketWire

EnSave, Inc. and Ecology and Environment, Inc. Launch Farm Energy Management Service
EnSave, Inc. (EnSave) and Ecology and Environment, Inc. (E & E) (NASDAQ: EEI) are partnering to launch a new service for farmers: the Landscape Agricultural Energy Management Plan (Landscape AgEMP). The Landscape AgEMP is an audit of energy uses on farm landscapes such as tillage, harvesting, and waste management MarketWire

Everbridge Keeps York County First Responders Up and Running During Critical 911 Paging System Failure
Everbridge, Inc., the world's recognized leader in emergency and incident notification solutions announced the successful management of an incident in York County, PA involving a failure of their third-party 911 paging system MarketWire

Camelot and DarKnight Take On Berlin
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that the President of CEG, Steven Istock, and Co-Presidents of Camelot Distribution Group ("CDG") and DarKnight Pictures ("DKP"), Michael Kananack and Jessica Kelly, will attend European Film Market ("EFM") taking place in Berlin, Germany from February 9 - 14th, 2011. Camelot's office will be located at MGB 141. MarketWire

Major Retailers Cashing In on Facebook With Count Me In
Count Me In, a Facebook group gift shopping app, reports that many retailers are quickly adapting its proprietary platform to their social media strategies in efforts to cash in on Facebook's success. MarketWire

Accurence Named Emerging Technology Vendor to Watch in 2012 by Top Independent Research Firm
Accurence, the software solution provider that invented the onsite inspection and automated scoping software category for property insurance claims adjusters and roofing contractors, today announced it is one of eleven companies named in the October 2011 report: "Emerging Technology Vendors That Insurance Enterprise Architects Should Watch In 2012" published by Forrester Research, Inc MarketWire

Provident Bank Hires New Commercial Banker
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), announced today that it has expanded its commercial banking team in Bergen County, New Jersey MarketWire

The Hoffman Company Closes on 132-Lot Land Deal in San Juan Capistrano
The Hoffman Company announced today that it has closed on a deal to sell 132 improved lots in San Juan Capistrano to homebuilder Taylor Morrison. The seller of the site was Newport Beach-based homebuilder and investor Pacific Communities. MarketWire

Salem Communications Appoints Phil Boyce Vice President, Director of Spoken Word Format
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, announced today the appointment of Phil Boyce to the position of Vice President, Director of Spoken Word Format MarketWire

Ixia Supports EANTC in First Comprehensive Data Center Cloud Validation
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, today announced its participation in the first public test of a cloud infrastructure in conjunction with EANTC and Cisco MarketWire

Socialware and LinkedIn Offer Four Part Webinar Series for Financial Advisors
WHEN: Tuesday, February 7th - Friday, February 10th, all webcasts at 12pm ET WHERE: Register at Must register separately for each event in the series MarketWire

IGC Completes Acquisition of Ironman
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC), a company competing in the rapidly growing materials and infrastructure industry in India, announced it has completed the acquisition of Ironman in China. MarketWire

Burlington Coat Factory Launches National Partnership With The Heart Truth(R) to Raise Awareness and Funds for Heart Disease in Women
Burlington Coat Factory, a leading national off-price retail chain, has joined forces with The Foundation for National Institutes of Health (FNIH) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's (NHLBI) The Heart Truth® campaign dedicated to raising awareness of heart disease among women. MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces Date of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), the world's leading publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, today announced that, in conjunction with the release of its fourth quarter and full year 2011 earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, Feb MarketWire

Rural/Metro Wins 911 Contract to Continue as Exclusive Ambulance Provider to the City of Tacoma, Washington
Rural/Metro Corporation, a leading national provider of ambulance transportation and private fire protection services, announced today that it has been awarded the exclusive contract to continue as the 911 ambulance service in the City of Tacoma, Washington. The contract was won on a unanimous vote of the Tacoma City Council this week, following a competitive bidding process. MarketWire

Smart CMO Forum Announces Twitter Chat
The Smart CMO Virtual Forum today announced the launch of its weekly Twitter chat series, to better connect its global community of marketing executives and create more opportunity for strategic networking, interaction and insightful marketing discussion. The first chat will premiere on February 3, 2012 at 1:00pm ET, with scheduled chats taking place each week on Thursdays at 1:00pm ET. MarketWire

Court Criticizes Obama DHS on Stealth Amnesty Document, FOIA Secrecy in Judicial Watch Suit

Safelite AutoGlass(R) Wins International Service Excellence Awards
Safelite AutoGlass®, the nation's largest provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement service, was recognized for its world-class focus on customer service with the prestigious International Service Excellence Award in the large company category. Tom Feeney, who was named Safelite's president and CEO after 20 years of service at the company, also earned the CEO of the Year award. MarketWire

iLinc Web Conferencing Customers Save $1 Billion in Travel Costs by Using Firm's Green Meter Technology
BroadSoft iLinc Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that the firm's patented Green Meter™ technology -- a real-time dashboard that enables organizations to calculate total emissions, travel and dollar savings that result from utilizing iLinc to conduct meetings online rather than in person -- has shown $1 billion in collective cost savings (i.e MarketWire

enXco Service Corporation Signs O&M Agreement With TPW Petersburg Wind Farm
enXco Service Corporation (eSC), an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company has signed a long-term Operations and Maintenance Agreement with TPW Petersburg Wind, LLC for the 40.5 megawatt wind power project located in Boone County, Nebraska. MarketWire

Ticketfly Doubles Ticket Sales in 2011, Sets the Tone for 2012
News Facts: Ticketfly, the social ticketing platform, today announced significant company growth in 2011:Clients: On average, Ticketfly clients experienced a 16 percent year-over-year increase in ticket sales, significantly beating the overall music industry's 2 MarketWire

Rusnak Porsche Westlake Prepares for a New Showroom
Rusnak Porsche Westlake will be moving locations in Thousand Oaks Auto Mall to expand the current showroom in the Spring of 2012. The new dealership will showcase a larger showroom for more vehicles and a state-of-the-art service center. MarketWire

Dr. Phil Discusses the Disappearance of Baby Lisa With the Infant's Parents in an Exclusive Interview on Friday
More than three months after their last media interview and four months since their daughter disappeared, Deborah Bradley and Jeremy Irwin now come forward to share their side of the story with Dr. Phil this Friday, February 3 (check local listings). MarketWire

Brightstar's Subsidiary eSecuritel to Provide Device Protection Program for Cricket Communications
eSecuritel, a Brightstar company, announced today that Cricket Communications, Inc. will offer for sale eSecuritel's device protection program to its subscribers across 35 states, starting in the second quarter, 2012. MarketWire

PHI Group to Acquire One Hundred Million Metric Tonnes of Coal Resources in East Kalimantan, Indonesia
PHI Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PHIE) (PINKSHEETS: PHIE), a company focused on energy and natural resources, announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire approximately 100 million metric tonnes of coal resources, together with the operation and production license (IUP Operasi Produksi), located in an area of 9,900 hectares in East Kalimantan, Indonesia from PT MarketWire

Next Flight Out Pioneer Network Global Logistics Selects Southwest Airlines for Its Air Cargo Partner of the Year Award
Network Global Logistics, the company that pioneered the next flight out business and continues its leadership as a single-source solution for all critical transportation and warehousing needs, today announced it is presenting its Air Cargo Partner of the Year award to Southwest Airlines. MarketWire

SDRL - Change in Corporate Management Team
Seadrill's Chief Financial Officer, EsaIkäheimonen has decided to leave the Company during the second half of2012 topursue other career opportunities. In this context Seadrill hasrestructured itsfinance organization dividing the CFO role into two and creating a new roleofChief Accounting Officer (CAO) MarketWire

P-Solve Merges With Cassidy Retirement Group to Expand Its US Corporate Retirement Benefits Planning Business
Investment consultant and fiduciary manager P-Solve has completed the merger of its US subsidiary with long-established retirement planning consultancy Cassidy Retirement Group. MarketWire

Innovation Insurer Revalidated for IBM's Insurance Industry Framework
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group), a global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries, is pleased to announce the re-validation of Innovation Insurer software for the IBM Insurance Industry Framework MarketWire

Megaplex Theatres Chooses Cinedigm Digital Cinema for Digital Deployment
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in digital cinema, today announced a long-term VPF deployment agreement with Megaplex Theatres. Megaplex will be providing its own financing in the Cinedigm exhibitor-buyer deal structure. The rollout comprises 90 screens at six Megaplex locations, with the majority of installations expected to be completed by summer 2012. MarketWire

Sacramento Player Wins $134,971 on Wheel of Fortune(R) at Red Hawk Casino
Red Hawk Casino awarded a lucky Sacramento player a $134,971 jackpot on a 25-cent Wheel of Fortune® slot machine at Red Hawk Casino. MarketWire

Thrive World Wide, Inc. Announces a New Media Affiliate Partner
Thrive World Wide, Inc. (OTCQB: TWWI) (PINKSHEETS: TWWI) is pleased to announce it has established a working relationship with Capital Broadcasting Group. Capital Broadcasting Group owns a group of digital low power TV stations and will be placing the Daily Hot Deal featured video deals on its stations MarketWire

AIIM Market Survey Finds 76 Percent of Business Executives Would Pay a Salary Premium to Hire Certified Information Professionals
AIIM, the global community of information professionals, announced today the results of an independent market survey of more than 200 business executives, attesting to the value of certification for information professionals. Executives are willing to pay a premium for both internal staff and external consultants with the Certified Information Professional (CIP) designation. MarketWire

New WVC Plaza, New Services, Fun Health Workouts, and Fabulous CE Are This Year's Conference Hallmarks
More than 900 hours of programming fill the agenda of the 84th Annual Western Veterinary Conference (WVC) being held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas from February 19-23, 2012. Along with nearly 700 hours for Veterinarians, the Conference offers 80 additional hours especially for Veterinary Technicians and 68 hours dedicated to Practice Management MarketWire

Intersil Wins's Top Honors for 2011 in Two Product Categories
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) has been awarded top honors for new products in two semiconductor categories by, the electronics on line publication covering power management, audio-video, DSP, connectivity, networking and other technologies. MarketWire

Verific Design Automation Adds UPF 2.0 Support to Growing Parser Platform
Verific Design Automation, supplier of industry-standard, IEEE-compliant SystemVerilog and VHDL front-end solutions, today announced immediate availability of a parser for the IEEE 1801-2009 Standard for Design and Verification of Low-Power Integrated Circuits. MarketWire

Peoplefluent Increases New Bookings by 30 Percent in 2011
Peoplefluent™, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed mobile and SaaS suite solutions for Total Talent Management, today reported a 30 percent increase in net new annual recurring revenue (ARR) bookings across the full Talent Management suite MarketWire

Penny Auction Website Features New Firearms
Penny auctions, the collective social buying experience born of social networks, bringing both entertainment and extremely good values to consumers, has added yet another category -- new, in-the-box firearms. MarketWire

BioNitrogen Corp. (BION) Announces Letter of Intent With United Suppliers for Urea Purchase
BioNitrogen Corp. (BION) (PINKSHEETS: BION), developer of a revolutionary patent-pending technology for converting renewable biomass waste into high-nitrogen urea, is pleased to announce it has entered a letter of intent with United Suppliers Inc. for the purchase of up to 300,000 short tons of urea annually. MarketWire

Digerati Announces VAR Partnership With ADT Systems
Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGI) (OTCQB: DTGI), an established and award-winning provider of cloud communication services, today announced that the Company has entered into an agreement with ADT Systems, Inc. (ADT), a systems integrator and wireless Internet service provider serving the South Texas region MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes DigitalRoute for Its Billing Mediation Solution and Go-to-Market Partner Strategy
Based on recent analysis of the communications service provider (CSP) billing mediation market, Stratecast Frost & Sullivan recognizes DigitalRoute with the 2011 Stratecast Global CSP Billing Mediation Competitive Strategy Innovation Award. DigitalRoute is a major supplier of billing mediation solutions for the communications industry. MarketWire

WhiteFence Unveils Ten Most Expensive Cities to Watch the Super Bowl (, the nation's leading site to compare, connect and save on home services, today released its exclusive ranking of the Top Ten Most Expensive Cities in the U.S. to Watch the Super Bowl. The rankings are based on average monthly television charges (cable and satellite services) from the July to December 2011. MarketWire

Napersoft Expands Customers and Grows Revenues in 2011
Napersoft, a leading provider of Customer Communications Management (CCM) software, fueled a successful 2011 by adding key new customers in Insurance, Higher Education and Business Services leading to a 16% growth in revenues over 2010. MarketWire

Tilson PR Spreads the Love in February With Business Buddies Program
Tilson PR, a full service public relations firm based in Boca Raton, today announced a new program, Business Buddies, which will be available throughout the month of February. The program encourages businesses of any size to buy just one press release to highlight their news, and in return, Tilson PR will create a free press release for a non-profit organization of the businesses' choice. MarketWire

HookLogic Integrates With Dataium for Lead to Show 3.0
Today, HookLogic announced that it has partnered with Dataium, the largest aggregator of Internet automotive shopping activity, to build new insights and technology into its Lead to Show solution enabling dealers to breathe new life into older, upper-funnel leads. The new capability built in to Lead to Show 3 MarketWire

Kansas City North Veterinary Hospital Introduces Loyalty Pays Club
Dr. Billie Deam of Animal Clinic of Boardwalk Square in Kansas City, MO recently introduced a new program at the clinic called the Loyalty Pays Club. The Kansas City North veterinarian designed the loyalty program as a way of motivating pet owners to bring their pets in for regular wellness examinations and to promote better healthcare for the pets at home MarketWire

Jacksonville Veterinarian Announces Equine Care and Coggins Testing Program
Animal Medical Clinic in Jacksonville, Texas announced that veterinarian Dr. Ira L. Stephens provides some equine care services. In addition to his work at the animal hospital, Dr. Stephens has extensive experience working with large animals on farms, ranches and stockyards in Houston, the Texas Panhandle and the Rio Grande Valley MarketWire

Raleigh-Durham Chiropractor Announces Successful Yoga Class Series
Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Durham, N.C. announced that the wellness center is wrapping up their weekly yoga and tai chi classes. According to the center, the classes have been extremely popular with patients and have helped improve mobility, functionality, flexibility and the overall health of many patients MarketWire

Austin Chiropractic Center Reveals Newly Redesigned Clinic Website
Whitehead Chiropractic in Austin, Texas, has announced the launch of its new website, The new website is designed to complement the practice's mission to provide natural pain management with lasting results and enhance overall wellness. The website features include a Wellness Library, New Patient Center and 3D Spine Simulator MarketWire

Dr. Clifford Morton DDS Announces Sedation Dentistry Services
Morton General and Implant Dentistry announced that the practice provides mild sedation for patients during routine procedures. The mild sedatives are designed to help the patient relax and feel comfortable during any dental procedure. A small pill is taken an hour prior to the procedure to help patients relax, allowing all dental work to be completed in one visit. Dr MarketWire

Randgold - Kibali Project in the Starting Blocks
RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITEDIncorporated in Jersey, Channel IslandsReg. No. 62686LSE Trading Symbol: RRSNasdaq Trading Symbol: GOLDKIBALI PROJECT IN THE STARTING BLOCKSPreparatory work has been completedat the Kibali gold project in the Democratic Republic of Congo, wherefirst gold production is scheduled for the end of 2013 MarketWire

Boston Red Sox Outfielder Darnell McDonald Becomes Official RYU Athlete
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, announced that Boston Red Sox Outfielder Darnell McDonald has joined RYU to become the latest professional athlete to represent the quickly growing premium high performance apparel brand MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Net Income Increases 35.2%
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI) (BofI), parent of BofI Federal Bank (the "Bank"), today announced financial results for the second fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011. Net income was $6,660,000, an increase of 35.2% over net income of $4,927,000 for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. Earnings attributable to BofI's common stockholders were $6,280,000 or $0 MarketWire

Fujitsu Canada Acquires TMC
The president of Fujitsu Canada, Mr. André Pouliot, is pleased to announce the acquisition of TMC, a business and information technology (IT) consulting solution and service provider. This agreement is aligned to Fujitsu Canada's long term strategy to strengthen its position as a leader in the Canadian information and communication technology (ICT) market MarketWire

AmeraMex International Receives Orders Totaling $750,000
AmeraMex International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, announced it has received orders for container handlers totaling $750,000. The equipment will be shipped to ports in Montreal, Quebec City, San Francisco and Seattle MarketWire

Aberdeen Group Announces Human Capital Management Award Finalists for Upcoming Summit
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the finalists for its fourth annual Industry Achievement Award for Human Capital Management Excellence MarketWire

First Rigless ESP System Installed in Middle East
Artificial Lift Company announced today the successful installation of the first Rigless electrical submersible pump (ESP) string installed in the Middle East with Saudi Aramco. MarketWire

SenoSENSE Medical Receives Health Canada Investigational Testing Approval for Densitrode(TM) Technology
SenoSENSE Medical Systems Inc., a medical device company engaged in the development of innovative technologies targeted to reducing the impact of breast cancer in younger women, announced today that it has received an Investigational Testing Approval (ITA) from Health Canada MarketWire

Remodista Announces Bricks + Mobile 2012
On April 18, 2012, the leaders and innovators in mobile retail will convene in Chicago for the third Bricks + Mobile conference. MarketWire

Manchester City Football Club Scores Big With Twitter Curation From Mass Relevance
Manchester City Football Club announced today that they have teamed up with Mass Relevance, the technology leader in social curation, to unveil several new social initiatives for City fans attending and watching matches during the 2012 season MarketWire

MissionIR Features AdCare Health Systems in Exclusive Interview Featuring President and CEO Boyd Gentry
MissionIR today announces that its interview with Boyd Gentry, the president and chief executive officer of AdCare Health Systems (NYSE Amex: ADK), is now available online. The complete interview can be heard at MarketWire

RotoExperts Announces Legends Fantasy Football
RotoExperts, LLC, the independent industry leader in Fantasy Sports content, is proud to announce its newest venture, Legends Fantasy Sports Games. Highlighting this suite of games, first and foremost to go with the most popular sport in America, is the Legends Fantasy Football game. MarketWire

IBackup Provides Secure Online Backup and Cloud Storage for Financial and Medical Organizations Plus Public APIs for Custom Application Development
Over 50,000 businesses protect their digital assets with an IBackup account. This includes many financial and medical practices that have unique and stringent requirements they must meet regarding the backup and storage of their data. IBackup assists these types of organizations with regulation compliance, security, reporting and more. MarketWire

Trustwave Simplifies PCI Compliance for Small Merchants
Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, today unveiled the latest version of its cloud-delivered TrustKeeper® PCI Manager portal that helps small merchants more easily and quickly become Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant. MarketWire

ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals Introduces a Lodging Package for Canadian-American Days Festival(R) in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
This March, ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals welcomes the Canadian-American Days Festival® to Myrtle Beach, S.C. from Saturday, March 10 through Sunday, March 18. Now in its 51st season, Can-Am Days® celebrates the many Canadian visitors that travel south to the sunny shores of Myrtle Beach each year MarketWire

Schilling Robotics Expands Support Centre in Macae, Brazil
Schilling Robotics, LLC, experts in subsea systems, announced today the opening of a service and support operations in Brazil. This is a newly built 3000 ft2 (278m2) facility on the FMC Technologies campus in Macaé. MarketWire

Zidelity's Technology Helps Users of Dating Websites Build Trust for a Committed Relationship
Zidelity® has launched a website ( that offers a new tool to assist individuals in achieving honest, committed relationships. While not a dating site, Zidelity complements these services by providing a new technology that helps users demonstrate their fidelity. MarketWire

Senior Financial Technology Expert Joins Marine Drive Mobile; Tony Cinotti to Lead Company's Mobile Banking Division
Marine Drive Mobile Corp. (OTCQB: MDMC) ("Marine Drive Mobile" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Cinotti as Vice President Mobile Banking. Cinotti is a senior financial technology expert and co-author of two method patents for processing transactions on smartphones. MarketWire

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Diamond Creek Mill's 2011 Start-Up Operational Overview
(OTCBB: SFMI) Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s management is preparing the definitive 2011 year-end figures to be filed in its United States Securities and Exchange Commission (USSEC) 10-K report, later this month. This report will contain information on the revenues generated and other figures on the Company's balance sheet for year ending 2011. MarketWire

"Stock Alerts" Finish 2011 With 96%+ Winners and 2012 Starts With a Perfect 100%
The "Stock Alert" service has set the benchmark for winning stock trades. Since January 2003, 96% of all closed-out trades have ended in gains, and some of them monsters. Recently, since the start of the year, six trades have been closed out and all of them profitably. The largest gain was a quick 17.6% in shares of VirnetX Holdings early in January MarketWire

Wireless Age Enters Into Agreement to Manufacture Waste Handling Equipment
Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: WLSA) announced today that it has entered into an Agreement to start manufacturing the Vertility line of Waste Handling Equipment in our new central Ontario manufacturing plant. MarketWire

Bitzio, Inc. Appoints William Schonbrun Chief Executive Officer
Bitzio, Inc. ("Bitzio" or "the Company") (OTCBB: BTZO) today announced that William Schonbrun will succeed Gordon McDougall as Bitzio's President and Chief Executive Officer. Schonbrun was formerly Special Advisor to the CEO and will assume his new role effective immediately. Schonbrun has been a member of the Company's Board of Directors since August, 2011 MarketWire

King & Spalding Advises BioScrip in Sale of Specialty Pharmacies and Centralized Specialty and Mail Service Pharmacy to Walgreens
King & Spalding advised BioScrip, Inc. on the sale of certain assets of its community specialty pharmacies and centralized specialty and mail service pharmacy businesses to Walgreens Co MarketWire

Parents Learn How to Change Child's Challenging Behavior
Are you and your child arguing about school work, disrespectful language, or sibling interactions? Do discussions turn into battles? Do you sometimes wonder who is in charge? MarketWire

CT Lien Solutions Launches Its Recurring Search System
CT Lien Solutions, the most comprehensive provider of lien management, debtor due diligence, and life-of-loan risk management solutions to asset-based and other lending professionals, has launched the Recurring Search System. The system will help factors and other asset-based lenders (ABLs) mitigate risk through routine recurring due diligence MarketWire

Chartwells School Dining Services Setting Nutrition Trends in 2012
Local foods and healthful kids' meals are front of mind with Chartwells School Dining Services, which provides dining services for over 550 school districts nationwide. It is also at the forefront of the national dining industry, according to the 'What's Hot in 2012' survey MarketWire

Humex Medical Signs Agreement to Establish Stem Cell Center in Vietnam
PHI Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PHIE) (PINKSHEETS: PHIE) announced today that Humex Medical Group, Inc. has signed an agreement with Tri Phuoc Co., Ltd, a Vietnamese company, to establish a stem cell center in Vietnam. MarketWire

New HPEV Technology Could Save Submersible Pump and Electric Motor Industries Millions of Dollars
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: BIBB) (PINKSHEETS: BIBB) received a Notice of Allowance for its latest patent application: technology that enables submersible motors and pumps to be significantly reduced in size and cost without a reduction in horsepower or torque. The notice means the company will be awarded the patent rights when it pays the necessary fees. MarketWire

ONE DROP Teams Up With ePals Corporation to Raise Youth Awareness of Water Related Issues
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN) MarketWire

Poggled Brings D.C. Crenshaw Into the Mix as Local Nightlife Wingman
Poggled, Inc., a Lightbank-funded startup in the nightlife space, has joined forces with Chicago restaurant and nightlife impresario D.C. Crenshaw. Starting today, Crenshaw will assist in the curation and promotion of exclusive restaurant and bar experiences highlighting premier venues in the Chicago area. MarketWire

Digital Revolution Studios Wins Lumiere Award From the International 3D Society
Award-winning Stereoscopic 3D and 2D production company, Digital Revolution Studios (, won a Lumiere Award from the International 3D Society, which held its black-tie event Wednesday, February 1 at the Beverly Hills Hotel MarketWire

City Colleges of Chicago Moves Toward Nanotechnology Curriculum With NanoProfessor Nanoscience Education Program
NanoProfessor®, a division of NanoInk®, Inc. focused on nanotechnology education, announced today a partnership with City Colleges of Chicago in which two City Colleges students will complete a specially designed "Introduction to Nanotechnology" course followed by a paid summer internship program working in the Skokie-based NanoProfessor labs. MarketWire

North Valley Bancorp Reports Unaudited Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2011
North Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: NOVB), a bank holding company with $905 million in assets, today reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. North Valley Bancorp (the "Company") is the parent company for North Valley Bank (the "Bank"). MarketWire

New Research Reveals Mobile Gaming Becoming Alternative to Console and PC Gaming
Elastic Path Software, the leader in digital commerce technology and expertise, released a new research paper targeting the gaming industry, "Cashing in on the Smartphone Gaming Boom." The paper offers recommendations for game publishers, developers, app stores and mobile gaming sites to capitalize on the promising mobile gaming market MarketWire

Falken Industries Ltd (FLKI) Launches Sustainable Vehicular Care Product Packaging on the German Market
Falken Industries (OTCBB: FLKI) has switched to its proprietary Neyriat packaging innovation- a plastic, Eco Pledge Certified, made from entirely earth friendly components for its Clean Plus® product designs and conceptions in Germany. MarketWire

North Springs Resources Analysis at Goldstar Property Indicates Potential for Up to Multi-Billion Dollar Gold Estimate
North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB: NSRS)(PINKSHEETS: NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to report that the Company has positively re-analyzed the potential reserve estimates for the Goldstar/One Arm Joe Gold Project (the "Goldstar Property" or "Goldstar") made by previous operators MarketWire

Aroma Crystal Therapy Celebrates a Historic Month After Being Named Product of the Year
In an historic month, Aroma Crystal Therapy is proud to announce their latest accolades as award-winning recipients, with dual honors given by both consumer and retailers. In a very competitive category, Canadian retailers recently named Aroma Crystal Therapy's crown jewel, Gardener's Dream Cream, Product of the Year. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Signs Definitive Agreement to Raise $3.0 Million in Registered Direct Offering
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement for a registered direct offering with several investors (the "Registered Direct Offering") to sell a total of 4,225,353 shares of common stock, for gross proceeds of $3 MarketWire

RotoExperts Announces Drew Brees as 2011 NFL Fantasy Player of the Year
RotoExperts, LLC, the independent industry leader in Fantasy Sports content, is proud to announce that the winner of the inaugural 2011 RotoExperts NFL Fantasy Player of the Year Award is quarterback Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints. The Award is presented in conjunction with the Maxwell Football Club (MFC). MarketWire

Nexsan Flexible Storage Platform Selected by Brigham Young University Computer Science Department for Virtualized Server Storage
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based data storage systems, today announced that the computer science department at Brigham Young University has deployed Nexsan's Flexible Storage Platform to support its multi-purpose storage infrastructure MarketWire

AMA Houston Announces MarketingEDGE 2012 Speaker Line-Up
The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association, recognized as one of the nation's top chapters, is bringing in the best national and local marketing minds for MarketingEDGE 2012, a full-day, information packed event truly unique to the Houston community MarketWire

Customizable Media Network Model Drives Underdog Media to Record Growth
Thanks in part to progressive technology, innovative distribution and creative, Underdog Media is witnessing record growth as the company continues to serve digital advertisers and agencies. MarketWire

Travora Media Launches Free "Let's Go" City Guide Apps
Travora Media, building the most trusted brands in travel with mobile, social, and video content services, has launched five iPhone apps for its Let's Go partner affiliated with Harvard Student Agencies, Inc. MarketWire

Intelleflex to Share Insight on Reducing Loss in the Produce Cold Chain; Session Scheduled for the 2012 MODEX Show
Intelleflex, a leading provider of on-demand data visibility solutions, today announced that CEO Peter Mehring will highlight the results of a recent pilot project that collected tens of thousands of data points pinpointing multiple opportunities for improving delivered freshness and quality in the produce cold chain, while generating a rapid return on investment MarketWire

X-FAB Uses Silicon Frontline's Post-Layout Extraction Software to Enhance Its Advanced Mixed-Signal Process Design Kit (PDK)
Silicon Frontline Technology, Inc. (SFT), an Electronic Design Automation (EDA) company in the post-layout verification market, announced today that X-FAB Silicon Foundries has used SFT's R3D (Resistive 3D) software for X-FAB's 0.18 micrometer high-voltage process (XH018), providing improvements in reliability and efficiency MarketWire

AbCelex Technologies Announces Research Collaboration and Commercialization Agreement With the Carton Group
AbCelex Technologies Inc. is pleased to announce a strategic collaboration agreement with the Carton Group. MarketWire

Transfer Online Unveils New Company Website and Transfer Agency Software Solution
Transfer Online, Inc. announced the launch of their new corporate website and proprietary transfer agent software application. As the first transfer agency to make their services fully available online, Transfer Online has put over 12 years of experience and feedback into the development of their new applications. MarketWire

Upper Chesapeake Health Selects Forerun FlexChart Physician Charting Software for Emergency Departments
Forerun, Inc. (, an innovator in electronic charting solutions for the emergency department (ED), today announced that Upper Chesapeake Health (UCH), an affiliate of the University of Maryland Medical System, has chosen Forerun's FlexChart™ advanced physician documentation software for the EDs of Upper Chesapeake Medical Center and Harford Memorial Hospital MarketWire

Woodall's Publications Releases Brand New 2012 Directory
Woodall's Publications, publisher of trusted and reliable RV and camper resources, has released its 2012 Woodall's North American Campground Directory. Trusted as the industry leader for RV and camping information since 1935, Woodall's meets the needs of today's RVers with its dual-rating system, comprehensive listings and informative editorial MarketWire

Quadrant 4 Systems Corporation Releases Cloud Enabled Capital Markets Platform
Quadrant 4 Systems Corporation (Quadrant) (OTCQB: QFOR) (OTCBB: QFOR) today released its much awaited cloud enabled solution platform in the financial services market space for Cross-Asset Trade Processing. MarketWire

Panasonic Receives 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award
Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, the leader in small business phone systems*, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Panasonic's KX-UT670 Smart Desk SIP phone as a recipient of the 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award. MarketWire

RagingWire Announces Initial Carriers for Virginia Data Center
RagingWire Data Centers, the nation's premier data center provider, announced its initial carrier deployment today for their new Virginia data center. The Ashburn, Virginia, facility is designed from the ground up as a carrier neutral facility boasting carrier-friendly features such as complimentary space and power for qualified facility-based fiber providers. MarketWire

"Enterprise Logistics for Everyone" Made a Reality By Shipwire
Shipwire Inc., the leading provider of order fulfillment services with warehouses in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia, today revolutionized logistics for growing global brands worldwide. The redesigned Shipwire website answers the challenges facing today's expanding global brands MarketWire

Spend Management Experts Introduces Transportation Spend Optimization
Spend Management Experts, a proven global spend management consultancy, today announced its full suite of transportation spend optimization services. Delivered by the transportation industry's most experienced financial and pricing experts, these services help shippers eliminate carrier overspending across the supply chain. MarketWire

Active Power Sets Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Earnings for February 15 at 4:30 PM ET
Active Power, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACPW) has set the date to report its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2011. MarketWire

What Have You Remodeled Lately? New Moen Research Explores Canadians' Feelings Toward Remodeling
As the economy continues to shift, so do consumers' tastes MarketWire

PayChest Announces FDA Mibella Registration
Paychest, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PYCT) MarketWire

The Sclar Dental Implant Surgery Video Library
The Sclar Center for Empowered Dental Implant Learning in Miami offers a new and unique surgical training experience for specialists and general dentists. One of the components of this unique surgical training experience is the Sclar Center's Dental Implant Surgery Video Library. This online library is extensive and constantly growing MarketWire

Taleo Chief Executive Officer to Present at the 2012 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, announced today that it will be presenting at the 2012 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit, being held at the Westin San Francisco. MarketWire

Enterprise Executive Steve Holton Joins Angel as Senior Vice President, Sales and Field Operations
Angel, a leading provider of enterprise-focused, cloud-based Customer Engagement Management (CEM) solutions, today announced the appointment of Steve Holton as senior vice president of sales and field operations. In this role, Steve will own all revenue-generating functions for Angel, and its award-winning, multi-channel interactive voice response and call center solutions. MarketWire

IEC Announces Replay Webcast of Annual Shareholders' Meeting
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) announces that the replay of yesterday's annual meeting is now available. Listeners may access the annual meeting webcast and presentation by registering through the Company's webcast link on its home page, MarketWire

Jones Soda Co. to Raise $3.2 Million in Registered Direct Offering
Jones Soda Co. (NASDAQ: JSDA), a leader in the premium soda category and known for its unique branding and innovative marketing, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with institutional and accredited investors to sell common stock and warrants in a registered direct offering with gross proceeds of approximately $3.2 million. MarketWire

DeeDee Tillitt Reunites With Ken Dowell; Joins Excelsior Solutions
Excelsior Solutions, a leading national pharmacy consulting firm based in Minneapolis, announced today the hire of DeeDee Tillitt as the newest member of their national pharmacy consulting team. MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. to Increase 3D Seismic Coverage by 75%
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(PINKSHEETS: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") is pleased to report that Aroway and its Joint Venture Partner have commenced field work on an approximate 55 square kilometer 3D seismic program. The 3D data acquisition will shoot over a portion of Company lands recently acquired at crown land sales and lands acquired through acquisitions MarketWire

OncoSec's President and CEO Explains His Firm's Ambitious List of Milestones for 2012
In an exclusive interview with BioMedReports, Punit Dhillon, the President and CEO of OncoSec Medical Inc. (OTCBB: ONCS), explains some of the reasons why investors may be taking positions in the company after a slow but steady sell-off in the market. MarketWire

Arotech Reports New and Follow-On Orders of $6.0 Million in Batteries and Chargers Since End of Third Quarter 2011
Arotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ARTX), a provider of quality defense and security products for the military, law enforcement and security markets, announced today that since the end of the third quarter of 2011 its Battery and Power Systems Division had received new and follow-on orders of approximately $6.0 million for battery and charger products for military foreign and domestic consumption MarketWire

$30 Million Due to MMRGlobal Under Non-Exclusive Patent License Agreement
MMRGlobal, Inc MarketWire

Piston Enterprise OS(TM), Built on OpenStack(TM), Adds Support for Popular Automation Solutions
Piston Cloud Computing, Inc., the enterprise OpenStack company, today announced strategic partnerships with leading cloud infrastructure automation companies Opscode, Puppet Labs and RightScale. These partnerships enable Piston Cloud's customers to easily automate the tasks necessary to manage applications within their private clouds, simplifying the adoption curve. MarketWire

NavStar Technologies Reports Significant Growth in PowerSports Market Segment for 2011
NavStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVSR), a company focused on producing and commercializing products and services for tracking/monitoring and reporting on the location and condition of high-value cargo and other assets, has issued an update on the turn-around in the growth of the PowerSports market segment for 2011. MarketWire

Vitria to Showcase Operational Intelligence for Smart Grid at Utility Analytics Institute Summit in Orlando
Vitria Technology, Inc., the industry's leading Operational Intelligence company, announces that Dr. Dale Skeen, CTO and co-founder, will present a Solution Showcase on smart grid assurance at Energy Central's Utility Analytics Summit in Orlando, Florida on February 15, 2012. MarketWire

AVI BioPharma to Present Company Overview at the 14th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
AVI BioPharma (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that Chris Garabedian, AVI's president and CEO, will present a company overview at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the 14th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas to Be Featured on The Money Channel With Steve Crowley
In the news release, "Xtreme Oil & Gas to Be Featured on The Money Show With Steve Crowley," issued earlier today by Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc., we are advised by the company that the name of the radio show should be "The Money Channel with Steve Crowley" instead of "The Money Show with Steve Crowley" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

42 Hospitals Attest to Stage 1 Meaningful Use With T-System
Forty-two hospitals have successfully attested to Stage 1 Meaningful Use using T-System's certified emergency department information system (EDIS), The T SystemEV®, according to data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) MarketWire

Metso to supply bulk materials handling equipment to Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd. in Australia
Metso Corporation's press release on February 2nd, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. localtime Metso will supply a tandem rotary railcar dumper to Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd.inAustralia. The equipment will be delivered to Hamersley Iron's CapeLambert,Port B iron ore operation in North Western Australia. The value of theorderwill not be disclosed MarketWire

Nike and Ossur Collaborate on Breakthrough Running Sole for World Record Holder Sarah Reinertsen
Nike is introducing a new sole utilizing state-of-the art design methodsandtechnologies to create a lightweight, durable composite sole that caneasily beused with Össur's Flex-Run prosthetic blade for amputee athletes MarketWire

Dome9 Security Wins TMC Cloud Computing Excellence Award for Leading Cloud Security Firewall Management Service
Dome9 Security™, the leading provider of cloud security firewall management for public and private clouds, as well as for dedicated and virtual private servers (VPS), today announced that TMC, a global integrated media company, has named Dome9 as a 2011 Cloud Computing Excellence Award winner, presented by Cloud Computing Magazine MarketWire

Dan Mills MD Lectures at 2012 American-Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting
Dan Mills MD is a board certified plastic surgeon in Orange County, CA. He will be a presenter and demonstrator at the 2012 American-Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting, which takes place in Florianopolis, Brazil from February 1-5, 2012. First, Dr. Mills will participate in a course on breast augmentation, followed by a presentation and an interactive consultation on facial rejuvenation procedures. MarketWire

Integra Gold Intersects 19.2 g/t Gold over 10 Meters on Parallel Zone
Integra Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ICG) - MarketWire

2012 Trapeze User Conference in San Antonio Texas Offers Peer Learning Sessions
Trapeze Group today announced that the 2012 Trapeze User Conference is to be held April 15-18, 2012 at the Westin La Cantera in San Antonio, Texas. For the first time, the Trapeze User Conference, a key learning and industry networking event, takes place in the Lone Star State. Registration for the conference is now open. MarketWire

Rhino Human Resources Signs an All Restricted Equity Agreement With CEO, Further Assuring the Company's Goals Are In-Line With the Shareholders
Rhino Human Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IFHR) today announced that it has signed an all restricted equity deal with CEO Ray Barton to assure he stays at the helm and works diligently to negotiate the company's merger with the right entity. Until now, Barton was hired as CEO but collected no significant salary, and had no equity stake in the company. With the new agreement, Mr MarketWire

Gold Standard Reports Exploration Updates on Railroad and East Camp Douglas Projects
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. ("Gold Standard") (TSX VENTURE: GV)(OTCQX: GDVXF) reported today the following exploration update on its Railroad and East Camp Douglas Projects. MarketWire

Dates Announced for Whale Shark Festival in Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Celebrating the beauty and culture of Isla Mujeres, Mexico, and championing the need to preserve a fragile marine ecosystem, ecotourism travel agency Ceviche Tours and the Isla Mujeres Department of Tourism announce the Fifth Annual Whale Shark Festival, a community extravaganza that showcases the achievements, traditions and environmental splendor of Isla Mujeres. MarketWire

Today's Geek Dads Are Connected and Cool
Hear the word "geek" and visions of someone overly intellectual and socially awkward may come to mind. When that "geek" is also a "dad" the image may very well be a middle-aged man wearing black socks with sandals and a pocket protector, but new thinking may be changing all that for the better MarketWire

Trulia Research Reveals More Than 1 in 3 Home Searches Cross State Lines
Trulia today released the latest findings from its Metro Movers Report -- the first housing report that starts with where homebuyers and renters are today and provides the inside scoop on where they want to live tomorrow. The Winter 2012 report examines all property searches on among all U.S. metropolitan areas between October 1 and December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Glassdoor(R) Launches "Inside Connections," Leveraging Users' Facebook(R) Networks for Career and Job Hunting
Glassdoor, a jobs and career community where people share job and workplace insights, today announced the launch of Inside Connections, a new product that leverages Facebook to help job seekers quickly uncover if they know someone at a company where they want to work. MarketWire

Kaseya Positioned in Visionaries Quadrant of Leading Industry Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools
Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management software today announced it has been positioned in the "Visionaries" quadrant of Gartner's recently released report: Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools(1), January 31, 2012(2) MarketWire

The Methodist Hospital to Pioneer Vascular Research With Hansen Medical Vascular Robotic System
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 The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, has purchased a preclinical vascular robotic system from Hansen Medical and will be conducting advanced preclinical endovascular research. MarketWire

Shiloh Industries Declares a Special Dividend of $.50 Per Share
Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO) announced that the Board of Directors yesterday declared a special dividend of $.50 per share to be paid on February 21, 2012 to shareholders of record as of February 13, 2012. MarketWire

OnShift Secures $3 Million in Series B Funding
OnShift, the leader in web-based staff scheduling and shift management software for the healthcare industry, today announced that it has closed $3 million in Series B financing. The round is led by a client of West Capital Advisors, LLC and included participation from OnShift's institutional investors Draper Triangle Ventures, Early Stage Partners, and Glengary LLC. MarketWire

Building Turbines Establishes New Renewable Energy Division Called "EcruosA" Aimed at Improving Electrical Power Source Efficiency
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW), a designer and manufacturer of commercial rooftop wind turbine systems and other renewable energy technologies, said today it is diversifying its renewable energy product lines through the establishment of a new division called "EcruosA MarketWire

Cytomedix Announces Option Extension With Top 20 Global Pharmaceutical Company and Intent to Proceed to License Agreement for the AutoloGel System
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies for wound care, inflammation and angiogenesis, announced today the official extension of the exclusive option period under the previously announced letter agreement first disclosed on October 14, 2011 and subsequently updated in an announcement on January 3, 2012 MarketWire

Lantronix to Report Second FY 2012 Quarter Results on February 9, 2012
Lantronix (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, today announced that the company will report financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011 on Thursday, February 9, 2012 after market close. MarketWire

Oscar Feldenkreis of Perry Ellis International Joins MyMela's Board of Advisors
MyMela, the online global marketplace that showcases authentic accessories and home accent goods from India while supporting the artisans with an innovative Integrated Micro Advance Funding (IMAF) program, announced that Oscar Feldenkreis, Vice Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Operating Officer of Perry Ellis International, Inc., has joined MyMela's Board of Advisors MarketWire

Remedial Construction Services, LP Launches New Division
Remedial Construction Services, LP (RECON), based in Houston, Texas, announced the launch of a new division, Recon Oil Field Services. This new division focuses on environmental remediation technologies to manage oilfield exploration and production wastes MarketWire

Kenexa Expands Leadership Team With the Appointment of Goldschmidt to Chief Customer Officer
Kenexa (NYSE: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced that Andrew Goldschmidt has been named chief customer officer. By promoting Goldschmidt to CCO, Kenexa solidifies its commitment to providing outstanding customer service to its clients. MarketWire

Synapse Wireless Expands Engineering Team
Synapse Wireless® announced today the appointment of Brent Dix as Vice President of Engineering. Since its inception, Synapse has constantly focused on strengthening its technical talent to meet the engineering requirements of its growing customer base MarketWire

RAE Systems SolarPak Enables Uninterrupted Wireless Gas Detection in Hazardous Environments
When conducting remote exploration operations and working in hazardous and rugged environments, there is a critical safety need to keep gas detection systems constantly powered -- especially in areas where flammable gases or vapors present a health or safety threat. MarketWire

Thrive World Wide, Inc. Is Pleased to Announce Its Entry Into the Mobile Space
Thrive World Wide, Inc. (OTCQB: TWWI) (PINKSHEETS: TWWI) announces that Daily Hot Deal, a wholly owned subsidiary of Thrive World Wide, Inc., has entered into a relationship with DealNet Inc a wholly owned subsidiary of one of the largest mobile ad networks generating over 50 millon unique impressions monthly MarketWire

YouTube Interview Now Available for Kedem Pharmaceuticals CEO Dr. Hassan Salari Updating Company Progress on Sublingual Drug Delivery System
Kedem Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: KDMP), a specialty pharmaceutical company with focus on sublingual drug delivery, is pleased to announce the company CEO Dr. Hassan Salari providing an update on the company's progress on YouTube for the Company's lead therapeutic drug for erectile dysfunction X-Excite MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Honor Underlines Courtagen Life Sciences' Commitment to Innovation, Which Facilitates Breakthroughs in Biomedical Research
Based on its recent analysis of the clinical diagnostic tools market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Courtagen Life Sciences, Inc. with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation MarketWire

Rush-Copley Medical Center Selects Medicity to Drive Health Information Exchange With Local Physicians
Rush-Copley Medical Center, a 210-bed hospital in the metro Chicago area, announced today that it selected Medicity health information exchange (HIE) technology to facilitate affiliated physicians' access to clinical results and reports. MarketWire

Domestic Oil Production Rising
In a recent Seeking Alpha article titled, "North American Oil Production on the Rise," it is outlined that "American production is undergoing a renaissance." This could translate to higher production from major domestic companies such as Chesapeake (CHK) and Linn Energy (LINE) as well as smaller exploration companies like AER Energy Resources (PINKSHEETS: AERN) and Double Eagle Petroleum (DBLE). MarketWire

Actify Announces Centro(TM) 5.0 and SpinFire 10.2
Actify Inc., a global leader in visual product knowledge solutions, today announced an update to its next generation publishing platform, Centro™ 5.0. Centro enables manufacturing organizations and their supply chains to easily access, interact with and communicate part data through SpinFire across their wide area networks MarketWire

INTTRA Alliance Network Grows to 70+ Members
INTTRA, the leading provider of e-commerce solutions for the ocean freight industry, today announces significant expansion of its global alliance network to a total of 70 information solutions providers MarketWire

SolarWinds Significantly Expands Systems Management Product Footprint
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that it is driving its model of easy to use, powerful and affordable software solutions even deeper into the systems management market MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Reports 4th Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year 2011. MarketWire

Horizon Pharma to Present at the 14th Annual BIO CEO and Investor Conference
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced that Timothy P. Walbert, chairman, president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the 14th Annual BIO CEO and Investor Conference on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 1:30pm Eastern Time in New York, NY. Mr. Walbert will provide an overview of the Company and its corporate activities. MarketWire

U.S. Air Force Awards Cubic New Air Combat Training System Contract
Cubic Defense Applications, a defense systems business of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has been awarded a new contract with a value of over $30 million for its P5 Combat Training System/Tactical Combat Training System (P5CTS/TCTS). This new contract provides additional equipment for the Red Flag Alaska exercise and equipment for the Red Flag Nellis exercises. MarketWire

Enterprise Translation Leader MultiLing Continues Expansion With New Utah Headquarters
The translation industry's most advanced provider of global enterprise and intellectual property translation is expanding again. Following its move to expanded headquarters in 2005, MultiLing has finalized an agreement to occupy two floors of the newly-constructed Zions Bank building at 180 N. University Ave MarketWire

FriendCaller Introduces Cross-Platform, Multi-Party Group Video Calling
C2Call GmbH today expanded the feature-set of its popular FriendCaller voice and video calling apps, with the introduction of multi-point video and voice conferencing capabilities supporting up to ten call participants MarketWire

MWI Veterinary Supply Announces 2012 First Quarter Results and Updates Its 2012 Business Outlook
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV) (the "Company") announced financial results today for its first quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Elizabeth Arden, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results
Elizabeth Arden, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDEN), a global prestige beauty products company, today announced financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Sonics and Tensilica Team to Increase IP Integration, SoC Efficiencies
Sonics, Inc., world's number one supplier of on-chip communications IP, today announced that its advanced on-chip networks will support Tensilica's processor interface (PIF) to maximize customers' IP integration and SoC efficiencies MarketWire

OneWire Announces Winners of Most Memorable Interview Contest
Putting the power of precise recruiting technology in the hands of candidates and recruiters, OneWire® today announced the winners of its Most Memorable Interview contest. The contest asked fans of the company's Facebook page to share their stories of terrible interview experiences that did not go as planned. MarketWire

WorkForce Software and Patersons Announce Strategic Alliance
WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands, today announced that it has partnered with Patersons, a leader in cloud-based global payroll delivery to clients in more than 160 countries MarketWire

China Global Media, Inc. Announces $2.3 Million Automobile Advertisement Contracts
China Global Media, Inc. (OTCBB: CGLO)'s affiliated operating company Changsha North Latitude 30 Cultural Communications Co., Ltd. ("North Latitude") has signed two one-year advertisement agreements with Hunan Shenxiang Automobile Tiancheng Sales and Services Co MarketWire

Cubic Names New VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
The Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) Board of Directors has unanimously selected James R. Edwards as the company's new Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, effective January 31, 2012 MarketWire

Patent Rights Group Inc. Acquires Patent to List Real Estate Over Mobile Devices
Patent Rights Group Inc. of Toronto Canada (PRG) Announced Today the Acquisition of a New Patent for Advertising and Listing Real Estate Over Mobile Devices. MarketWire

Complete Discovery Source Expands Into San Francisco and Chicago
Complete Discovery Source (CDS), a leading provider of eDiscovery services headquartered in New York, announced today that it has opened new offices in San Francisco and Chicago. The company partners with law firms and corporate legal departments to provide electronic discovery services for litigation and investigations. MarketWire

Former AOL and Revolution Health Executive Appointed COO of Surefire Social(R)
Surefire Social®, creator of an end-to-end digital marketing solution that helps businesses become more visible in search and discovery, announced today that Ron Peele has been appointed to the role of Chief Operating Officer. MarketWire

MATS Forces FirstEnergy to Close Six Coal-Fired Plants This Year, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The recently finalized Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (Washington, D.C MarketWire

WABCO Reports Record Sales, Profitability and Earnings in 2011; Posts Another Strong Quarterly Performance Leading to 2011 Organic Sales Growth of 22% and Incremental Operating Margin at 27%
- Q4 2011 sales of $672 million, up 9 percent in local currencies and up 7 percent on a U.S. GAAP basis from a year ago MarketWire

Overland Storage to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Financial Results on February 9, 2012
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), a trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2012 second quarter ended December 31, 2011 on Thursday, February 9th, 2012 following the close of the market. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Market Research Projects Security Software as a Service Market Growth at 28% CAGR Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Security Software as a Service Market 2010-2014" to their collection of Security & Privacy market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Weather Underground Launches the Ability to Turn Back Time on Its Interactive Weather Map
Weather Underground, the world's first online weather service, announced today the availability of a time component to its interactive weather map, WunderMap®, that enables users to go back in time and view weather overlays from historically significant storms such as Hurricane Katrina or last year's Hurricane Irene MarketWire

Dole Shows Off Its "Salad'tude" in 2012
Dole ( is unveiling a bold new campaign that lets consumers know that it's OK to be just a little selfish in their quest to make their perfect salad in 2012. MarketWire

Pasadena Family Law Attorney Mark Baer Receives 'Super Lawyer' Designation
On January 23rd, Pasadena Family Law Attorney Mark Baer received the designation of "2012 Southern California Super Lawyer" in the 'Family Law' category. Super Lawyers, a top recognition, rates outstanding lawyers in Southern California who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement MarketWire

World's Only Civil War Manned Balloon Takes to the Air in Summer 2012
In late 1861, Virginia residents were shocked to see a manned balloon rise on the horizon, directing Union Army artillery against Confederate positions. One hundred and fifty years later, the Intrepid -- the first type of aerial vehicle used for combat in the United States -- will take flight once again beginning this summer. MarketWire

Yubico and CloudPassage Bring Easy and Secure Two-Factor Authentication to Cloud Servers
Yubico, the leading provider of simple, open online identity protection, today announced a partnership with CloudPassage designed to deliver strong, secure authentication and protection of administrative network access in the cloud. MarketWire

Market Research Projects Precision Air Conditioning Market Growth at 12% CAGR Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Precision Air Conditioning Market 2010-2014," to their collection of Construction market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Spartoo Moves Online Advertising Campaigns Onto Marin Software Platform
Marin Software, provider of the leading online advertising management platform for advertisers and agencies, today announced that Spartoo has selected their platform to manage paid search campaigns across Europe. Having previously developed tools in-house and benchmarked other online advertising platforms, Spartoo has chosen to work exclusively with Marin Software across all territories. MarketWire

Flat Bread With an Up-Beet Bite
(Family Features) It's no wonder Mediterranean cuisine has taken the culinary scene by storm. Chefs and home cooks alike have fallen for this simple cooking style, with an emphasis on good-for-you foods such as vegetables, nuts, grains, beans and olive oil. MarketWire

Portable Snacks for Winter Fun
(Family Features) Whatever your favorite winter sport -- skiing, snowboarding, hockey, or something else -- it's important to keep your energy level up with nutritious food choices in order to feel good and perform well. If you're looking for a nutrient-dense snack that is portable, wholesome and delicious, almonds are a convenient option for sustained energy. MarketWire

Avoid Midday Fuss With Quick Lunch Ideas for Kids
If you're a parent, grandparent, caregiver or nanny, you know that sometime around noon each day you will see signs of a hungry child. But you can avoid the cranky or fussy cries by preparing quick and nutritious lunches to keep them full and energized with ingredients kids will love. MarketWire

mHealth Users of Remote Health Monitoring to Reach 3 Million by 2016: Smartphones Play Leading Role
A burgeoning market for healthcare peripherals and increasing smartphone processing power will result in the number of patients monitored by mobile networks to rise to 3 million by 2016, finds Juniper Research's latest report on the mHealth sector. MarketWire

Metso to supply Finland's largest pellet-fired heating plant to Tampereen Energiantuotanto
Metso will supply a pellet-fired heatingplant to Tampereen Energiantuotanto Oyin the city of Tampere in Finland. The plant will be delivered by theMetso-Wärtsilä joint venture MW Power. The delivery will comprise afull-scope turn-key boiler plant solution, including all the necessary equipment andcommissioning MarketWire

Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports January Sales Results
Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST) today reported net sales of $7.00 billion for the month of January, the four weeks ended January 29, 2012, an increase of 11 percent from $6.30 billion during the similar period last year. MarketWire

Appointment-Plus Enterprise Scheduling Software Announces Release of Google Calendar Sync

Unilever announces Final Results

Agennix AG Halts Phase II/III OASIS Trial in Severe Sepsis
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) (ISIN DE000A1A6XX4) announced that, upon the recommendation of the study Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB), the Company has stopped further enrollment and treatment in the Phase II/III OASIS trial with talactoferrin in severe sepsis MarketWire

Novo Nordisk A/S: Financial Statement - Novo Nordisk increased operating profit by 18% in 2011
Sales growth of 9% driven by Victoza®, NovoRapid® and Levemir® Company Announcement no 7 / 2012: This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf ofThomson Reuters clients MarketWire

Ash Improvement Technology and Sika Sign Strategic Alliance
Ash Improvement Technology Inc (AIT) and Sika AG of Switzerland announced today that they entered a Strategic Alliance to develop products to help reduce the CO2 emissions related to the production of cement. As part of the agreement, Sika has also made an investment to take an equity stake in AIT. MarketWire

SBM Offshore Signs Contract for Supply of the Turret for Ichthys FPSO
1. Turret and Mooring system for Ichthys FPSOSBM Offshore is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract by theIchthys LNG Project for the engineering, procurement, fabrication andsupply ofa Turret and Mooring system. This system will be integrated by the clientintothe Ichthys FPSO and installed offshore NW Australia MarketWire

OctoPlus enters into drug development and manufacturing contract with Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S
OctoPlus N.V. ("OctoPlus" or the"Company") (Euronext: OCTO), announces today that a formulationdevelopment andmanufacturing contract has been signed with Ferring PharmaceuticalsA/S, aleading innovative pharmaceutical company. The undisclosed contract valuewillmake a material contribution to OctoPlus' 2012 revenues. Further detailson thecompound and activities are not disclosed. MarketWire

Northland to Finance its Kaunisvaara Project

SAM (Sustainable Asset Management) Distinctions for Bombardier
Bombardier Inc. /SAM (Sustainable Asset Management) Distinctions for Bombardier. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Expanded Access Program for investigational drug Alpharadin (radium-223 chloride) initiated in the United States
Not intended for US media GlobeNewswire

Sony Ericsson Drops into Extreme Action Sports with Billabong
Global partnership promises entertainment and access to exclusive experiences for consumers and fans GlobeNewswire

Basware delivers solutions to a leading Dutch IT Company
Basware delivers solutions to a leading Dutch IT Company GlobeNewswire

Management change in Systemair
Taina Veittikoski, which used to be part of Systemair group management and been responsible for logistics, and worked with business development, is leaving at her own request, Systemair on 30 March to take up another position outside of the group. Her tasks will still be distributed among other employees.  GlobeNewswire

Nike and Össur Collaborate on Breakthrough Running Sole for World Record Holder Sarah Reinertsen
Nike is introducing a new sole utilizing state-of-the art design methods and technologies to create a lightweight, durable composite sole that can easily be used with Össur's Flex-Run prosthetic blade for amputee athletes. GlobeNewswire

World's first voice handover between LTE and WCDMA accomplished

Alma Media acquires the leading Baltic internet recruitment service company
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release February 2, 2012 at 1:30 pm EET GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's Global Filtration Technical Center advances filtration testing
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE February 2, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Indian Supreme Court cancelling 2G licences
(Fornebu, 2 February 2012 ) 2 February 2012 the Indian Supreme Court delivered its judgment on a public interest petition seeking cancellation of 122 cellular phone licences granted by the Government of India in 2008, including 22 licences to Uninor. GlobeNewswire

Metso to supply Finland's largest pellet-fired heating plant to Tampereen Energiantuotanto
Metso Corporation's press release on February 2nd, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Invitation to presentation of Transmode's Year-end Report 2011 on 23 February
Stockholm, Sweden - 2 February 2012 GlobeNewswire

Kesko's share-based compensation plan in 2012 and compensation in 2011

EMGS: Invitation to presentation of EMGS's fourth quarter results
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA's (EMGS) fourth quarter results 2011 will be released on Thursday 9 February 2012. GlobeNewswire

Vacon Plc Financial Statement Bulletin 1 January - 31 December 2011
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 2 February 2012 at 9.30 am GlobeNewswire

Shareholders' proposal to the Annual General Meeting for the Kesko Board's composition and remuneration

Aker Solutions acquires Sandnessjøen Engineering
2 February 2012 - Aker Solutions acquires Norwegian engineering company Sandnessjøen Engineering. The acquisition will strengthen Aker Solutions' presence in northern Norway and grow the company's engineering capacity for offshore projects. GlobeNewswire

Kesko Board's proposals to the Annual General Meeting

Kesko's 2011 financial statements release

Talvivaaran Kaivososakeyhtiö Oyj : Notice of Financial Results 2011 on 16 February 2012
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

Rejlers completes the acquisition of Ramböll Finland's consultancy operations to the energy- and industry sector
(REJL B)Rejlers' subsidiary in Finland has completed the acquisition of the consultancy operations within automation and electricity from Ramböll Finland Oy. The acquired operations had in 2011 a turnover of about EUR 5.5 million and have about 70 employees. GlobeNewswire

Atea reports revenue growth of 9.4% and EBIT growth of 27.5%
Atea ASA /Atea reports revenue growth of 9.4% and EBIT growth of 27.5%. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

DNO reports a working interest production of 42,183 bopd in December and 34,656 bopd in the fourth quarter 2011. DNO's working interest production for the full year of 2011 was 39,966 bopd.

Metro International Fourth Quarter Results 2011

TGS Q4 2011 Webcast and Teleconference
ASKER, NORWAY (2 February 2012) - TGS will present the financial results for Q4 2011 on 9 February 2012. Robert Hobbs (CEO) and Kristian Johansen (CFO) will present the results at 08:30 CET at Shippingklubben located at Haakon VII's gt 1 in Oslo, Norway.The presentation is open to the public. The presentation can be followed live on the internet at GlobeNewswire

1. Turret and Mooring system for Ichthys FPSO GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom financial statements bulletin 2011: Moving forward with strategy implementation

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