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Asian Hospital Management Awards 2012 Finalists Announced
The Ministry of Health Vietnam in cooperation with the organizers, announced today the 35 finalists of the Asian Hospital Management Awards. The finalists were chosen out of 363 entries representing 89 hospitals from 12 countries. Winners will be awarded during the Gala Dinner and Awards Night at the Grand Ballroom, Melia Hotel, Hanoi, on September 14, 2012 ACN Newswire

ATK: Boosting Competitiveness in the Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing Sector
The aerospace and defense manufacturing sector is an extremely narrow market that is becoming much more competitive, says Charles Precourt, Vice President and General Manager, Space Launch Systems, ATK. In the current economy, this leaves little roomfor error. Nevertheless, products that do not address a market demand have little chance of being successful ACN Newswire

New Reports Indicate That Brainstorm's Clinical Data is Compelling
While BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (OTCBB:BCLI) is expected to officially release their highly anticipated clinical data to U.S. investors shortly, two widely distributed overnight reports point to strong progress in the results of their mid-stage clinical trials ACN Newswire

Pluristem Poised To Benefit From The Evolution of Regulatory Requirements
By Scott Matusow, ContributorTrying to find companies that represent the future of the biotech sector can be tricky for investors. The sector currently leads the market because Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory guidance is changing, with restrictions easing, and new guidelines being proposed and implemented ACN Newswire

SGX Enhances Default Management Framework of Derivatives Market
Singapore Exchange (SGX) is enhancing the rules to strengthen its default management framework to protect its derivatives market against systemically destabilising events, which include the possibility of multiple member defaults. This enhancement follows a public consultation issued in September 2011 ACN Newswire

New Reports Indicate That Brainstorm's Clinical Data is Compelling
While BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (OTCBB:BCLI) is expected to officially release their highly anticipated clinical data to U.S. investors shortly, two widely distributed overnight reports point to strong progress in the results of their mid-stage clinical trials ACN Newswire

Typhoon No. 8 Closes Hong Kong Book Fair
The Hong Kong Observatory has announced that Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 will be hoisted at 6pm today. The Hong Kong Book Fair will be closed from 5:45pm today. Exhibitors and visitors are requested to leave the exhibition within two hours.Ticket booths are closed and visitors will not be admitted. All Book Fair seminars will be cancelled.If Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No ACN Newswire

TDK Develops SD Card and MicroSD Card Series Optimised for Industrial Applications
Today TDK Corporation announced the development of a new series of SD/SDHC cards and microSD cards for industrial applications ACN Newswire

Hays Quarterly Report: Job Market in Japan Active, but Competition Remains
More people in Japan are embracing mid-career job change, backed by resilient demand for skilled professionals. However, even the top talent faces competition, and should prepare for a long recruitment process, says Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan KK ("Hays") ACN Newswire

Dot Commodity to Enhance Low Latency Access to TOCOM on X_TRADER(R) Platform
Dot Commodity, Inc. (Dot), Japan's premier commodity futures broker, is pleased to announce the launch of a low latency connectivity service to the Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM) for Trading Technologies' X_TRADER(R), a trading platform for professional traders, from July 30, 2012. Dot has selected KVH Co., Ltd ACN Newswire

International Biotech Gurus, Renowned Consultants, Venture Capitalists and Industry Participants Assemble for Bio Business ASIA 2012
Bio Business ASIA (BBA) has become one of the world's most important events for global investors and biotech companies. Discussions at the 2012 BBA, which is the 11th edition of the event, will revolve around the theme "Asia Pacific Biotechnology: Investing NOW for the Future MarketWire

Simeio Solutions Cited as a Strong Performer by Independent Research Firm
Simeio Solutions, provider of a comprehensive suite of enterprise Identity and Access Management (IAM) resources designed to offer a fully integrated solution, was among the select companies that Forrester Research, Inc MarketWire

Provident Bank Attracts Top Middle Market Team for New York City Market
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), announced today that it has hired a new Commercial Banking team in the New York City Metro Market. The addition of this team in New York City brings the total number of Provident Bank teams dedicated to serving the needs of businesses throughout the greater New York metropolitan area to 15 MarketWire

Axios Mobile Assets Names James Taylor Chairman; David Wickwire Joins Board of Directors
James E. (Jim) Taylor has been named chairman of the board for Axios Mobile Assets Corporation (CNSX: AXA), Richard MacDonald, Axios president and chief executive officer, announced today. Taylor joined the board in June and replaces Jon Gill MarketWire

Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. Launches Campaign Theme for Project Playhouse 2012
Hayes Martin Associates, Inc., the award-winning advertising, marketing and public relations firm who was selected by HomeAid Orange County to develop the theme for Project Playhouse® 2012, recently kicked-off the campaign for this signature fundraiser MarketWire

David Barnes, Senior Vice President and CIO, UPS, Receives Transformational CIO Award From Enterprise CIO Forum
The Enterprise CIO Forum (ECF) (, an exclusive membership-based community site for global senior IT executives driving business transformation, announces David Barnes, Senior Vice President and CIO, UPS, as the latest Transformational CIO Award winner MarketWire

Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings -- First Half of 2012 up 9% Over the First Half of 2011 on Steady Loan and Deposit Growth
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBVT), the parent company of Merchants Bank, today announced net income of $3.74 million and $7.35 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.60 and $1.17 for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012, respectively. This compares to earnings of $3.63 million and $6.73 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.58 and $1 MarketWire

Crestwood Announces Distribution and Expected Results for Second Quarter 2012
Crestwood Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: CMLP) ("Crestwood") announced today the Board of Directors of its general partner has declared a regular quarterly distribution of $0.50 per unit for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. This quarterly distribution will be payable on August 10, 2012, to unitholders of record on August 2, 2012, and represents a 9 percent increase over the $0 MarketWire

Good Sam Enterprises, LLC Reports 13.4% Revenue Growth and Announces Intent to File 2012 Second Quarter Report on August 14th
Good Sam Enterprises, LLC (the "Company") today reported second quarter 2012 revenues of $146.3 million, a 13.4% increase over the second quarter of 2011, and the highest quarter since 2008. Retail revenues grew 19.7%, through a 9.6% increase in same store sales along with opening thirteen new retail stores over the last eighteen months. Membership revenues grew 6 MarketWire

Brookfield Canada Office Properties Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Brookfield Canada Office Properties (TSX: BOX.UN) (NYSE: BOXC), a Canadian REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust), today announced that net income for the three months ended June 30, 2012 was $134.4 million or $1.44 per unit, compared to $47.5 million or $0.51 per unit during the same period in 2011 MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp Announces Third Quarter 2012 Earnings of $0.17 per Diluted Share
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced third fiscal quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2012. Net income for the quarter was $6.2 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, compared to net income of $1.9 million, or $0.05 per diluted share for same quarter last year and $5.7 million, or $0 MarketWire

Northwest Pipe Company Awarded Largest Project in Company History
Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe products, was selected to provide 45,950 feet of 84 inch and 113,600 feet of 96 inch cement mortar lined and polyurethane coated welded steel pipe for three sections of Lake Texoma Outfall to Wylie Water Treatment Plant Raw Water Pipeline Project MarketWire

Noble Roman's Announces First Franchise for Stand-Alone Take-n-Bake Unit
Noble Roman's, Inc. (OTCBB: NROM), the Indianapolis based franchisor of Noble Roman's Pizza and Tuscano's Italian Style Subs, today announced that it signed an agreement for a new, stand-alone take-n-bake prototype. MarketWire

Goldenwest Diamond Corp Acquiring Interest in Israeli Diamond Company
Goldenwest Diamond Corporation is currently in negotiations to acquire an interest in EZ Diamonds. The companies have been business partners for over 25 years. The principals first met in 1987, they share a close personal relationship and have watched their respective businesses grow in a similar manner over the years. Goldenwest feels that EZ has one of the best business models in the industry MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results With Profitable Operations and Strengthened Balance Sheet
DHT Holdings, Inc. reports second quarterresults with profitable operations and strengthened balance sheet. MarketWire

Trinity Bank 2012 2nd Quarter Profits Up 15.4%; 2nd Quarter Earnings per Share Up 16.3%; 31st Consecutive Quarter of Profit Improvement
Trinity Bank N.A. (OTCBB: TYBT) today announced operating results for the second quarter and the six months ending June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Sky Power Solutions (OTCBB: SPOW) Getting Ready for Mass Production and Retail Distribution
Sky Power Solutions Corp. (OTCBB: SPOW) ( announced today that it has begun short listing component manufacturers and detailing its retail distribution strategy in preparation for mass production. MarketWire

Pernix Group, Inc. Ranks #47 on the Engineering News - Record (ENR) List of Top 50 Contractors Working Abroad
Pernix Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PRXG) was recognized by Engineering News - Record (ENR) Magazine, a leading publication for the engineering and construction industry, as one of the top 50 contractors working abroad; ranked at No. 47 for 2012 with $49 million of revenue MarketWire

Fortegra Financial to Report Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF) today announced plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 on Monday, August 13, 2012 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

Sarepta Announces Conference Call and Webcast on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, to Discuss 36-Week 6-Minute Walk Test Results From the Phase IIb DMD Study
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today announced it will hold a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT (5:00 a.m. PDT) on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 to discuss 36-week 6-minute walk test results from its Phase IIb study evaluating eteplirsen for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). MarketWire

Waste Connections Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) MarketWire

P&WC Certifies the New PT6A-140 Engine for the Cessna Grand Caravan EX
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, is pleased to announce that Cessna Aircraft Company has chosen the PT6A-140 engine to power the latest innovation in the Cessna Caravan product line- the Cessna Grand Caravan EX. MarketWire

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) Receives Nearly 200 Submissions in First Three Weeks Under New Testing Arrangement With Nevada Gaming Control Board
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), the world's leading gaming testing laboratory and technical consultancy, has received nearly 200 submissions for testing in the first three weeks since the company was named a "Registered Independent Testing Laboratory" by the State of Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB). MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reports Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2012
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) (the "Company") today reported its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Woodward Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month Fiscal Year 2012 Results
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) today reported financial results for its third quarter of fiscal 2012. (All per share amounts are presented on a fully diluted basis.) MarketWire

Mattersight Announces New Chief Financial Officer Mark Iserloth
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, today announced that Mark Iserloth has joined the company as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr MarketWire

Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) Hosts Messaging Workshop and Demo Day
The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) announced today the availability to the public of presentations given July 12, 2012 at the OMA Messaging Workshop held in Brooklyn, NY MarketWire

Breaking The Prostate Cancer Hold
The ability to distinguish the prostate cancers that will spread beyond the prostate and understand how they thrive is the crux of finding a prostate cancer cure. Breaking news suggests the protein SPDEF may hold the secret to prostate cancer's success in surviving outside of the prostate, and could lead to very specific prostate cancer testing and treatment. MarketWire

Oxygenetix Changing the Face of Florida's Advanced Dermatology
For Floridians recovery time is a bigger obstacle than money when it comes to having cosmetic procedures according to Dr. Matt Leavitt who runs more than 55 Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery practices throughout Florida, seeing an average of 9,000 patients a week. To alleviate downtime for his patients, Dr MarketWire

Entrepreneur Donald Ray Bernard's Latest Enterprise, the Argentinean Based Golden Stag Safaris, Is Named Best Big Game Hunting Ranch
A committee of big game hunting enthusiasts recently voted on the best all around hunting ranch. Golden Stag Safaris, a newer establishment pioneered by Donald R. Bernard, came out on top in virtually every category. Members of the committee cited the grounds, accommodations and variety of big game among the very best in the world. MarketWire

This Summer's Hottest Beauty Tips: Launches eBook About Sun-Resistant Skincare, Fashion and Makeup
For people who like to be in the know, keeping up with the latest beauty bulletins is a necessity. The latest eBook: Hot Weather Beauty Handbook: Sun-Proof Skincare Tips, Makeup & Fashion presents 30 exceptional tips on keeping beauty and style fresh even during the hottest summer temperatures MarketWire

Sigma Announces Change to Director Slate for Annual Meeting
Sigma Designs, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIGM), a leading provider of connected media platforms, today announced that it is mailing the following letter to its shareholders: MarketWire

Producer Paul Scherpf Brings 30 Years of Experience to Benefits Group at Alliant Insurance Services
Alliant Insurance Services (, the nation's largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that veteran employee benefits producer Paul Scherpf has joined the company's Employee Benefits Group in New York City as First Vice President. MarketWire

Biostem U.S., Corporation Enters Into Medical Affiliate Agreement With Pizarro Hair Restoration Clinics
Biostem U.S., Corporation, (OTCQB: HAIR) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) (Biostem, the Company), a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector, enters into an agreement with Pizarro Hair Restoration Clinics to offer The Biostem Method™ of stem cell hair re-growth treatments. MarketWire

DE Health Information Network Approves MedicsDocAssistant(TM) EHR
The Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN) has named Advanced Data Systems (ADS) and the MedicsDocAssistant EHR as DHIN-certified. Certification verifies that MedicsDocAssistant has been tested and approved for interoperability and interconnectivity with DHIN's various Data Senders, and that ADS programmers have successfully demonstrated interconnectivity capability with them. MarketWire

U.S.English Chairman to Testify Before Congress in Support of English Language Bill
U.S.English Chairman Mauro E. Mujica has been selected to testify before the United States House of Representatives in support of a bill to make English the official language of the United States. MarketWire

Jenne, Inc.'s Susan Elder Recognized by UBM Channel's CRN Magazine as One of 2012's Women of the Channel
Jenne, Inc., a leading value-added distributor of IP telephony, audio and video conferencing, unified communications, data networking and IT security products, today announced that Susan Elder, director of marketing at Jenne has been recognized by UBM Channel's CRN Magazine as one of the Women of the Channel in 2012 MarketWire

Business and Labor Tell Anaheim Council: Focus on Jobs Not Another Ballot Measure
Orange County Business Council and the Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council released the following statement today urging the Anaheim City Council to "stay the course" and support their previous public votes for innovative financing to create jobs and new hotels at GardenWalk. MarketWire

Major Vulnerability Discovered: Two Thirds of IT Pros Don't Know Who Has Local Administrator Rights
A recent survey of more than 600 IT security professionals, conducted by privilege management provider Viewfinity, found that the majority of respondents -- 68 percent -- do not know who in their organizations has local administrator rights. MarketWire

CheapOair Enables Customers to "Travel the World for Less" With New Brand Campaign
Leading online travel agency CheapOair introduces its new "Travel the World for Less" campaign, a brand initiative showcasing how aspirational trips and vacations are actually attainable MarketWire

China Network Television (CNTV) Chooses NeuLion for First Premium HD Streaming Service in China for 2012 Olympics
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading Internet video technology provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, and China Network Television (CNTV), a new media agency of CCTV, today announced the first ever launch of a new premium HD streaming service in China for the 2012 Olympics MarketWire

Coda Octopus Group Inc. Agreement Reached on Restructuring of Debt
As part of its continued restructuring efforts, Coda Octopus Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CDOC) has reached agreement with the holder of the Company's senior secured debt, Solidor Investments Limited ("Solidor"), on the restructuring of the debt. MarketWire

Parcae Capital and Magliochetti Investment Trust Provide $2 Million to CCS Worldwide Environmental Remediation Specialists
Environmental remediation specialists CCS Worldwide Environmental of Brockton, Ma. -- -- has received second round investment totaling $2 million from Magliochetti Investment Trust, coordinated by Parcae Capital -- -- Danvers, Ma. MarketWire

Playsino Launches Playsino Publishing Network
Playsino (, the fastest growing social casino company, announced it is launching the Playsino Publishing Network. The Playsino Publisher Network is the only publishing network solely focused on helping social casino developers acquire and monetize social casino gamers on Facebook and mobile platforms. MarketWire

JDSU Schedules Fiscal 2012 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2012 fourth quarter and year ended June 30, 2012, on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, after the close of the market. MarketWire

CND Shellac(TM), the Original Power Polish, Gears Up for the London 2012 Olympic Games at Several Olympic Villages
Starting July 21, athletes in the Olympic and Paralympic Villages will have the opportunity to receive complimentary 14 day+, superior shine CND Shellac manicures and pedicures by the UK's top nail technicians, courtesy of UK professional beauty distributor, Sweet Squared MarketWire

Visit to RSVP for ThreeSixty's Special Event and Enter to Win a $500 Raffle Drawing
Don't miss the fun and festivities at ThreeSixty by William Lyon Homes and visit now to RSVP for the community's upcoming special event and enter your name for a chance to win a 360 Gift Basket Prize worth $500 during the raffle drawing MarketWire

Net Savings Link, Inc. ("NSL") Announces Strategic Partnership With Cadence Consulting, LLC That Delivers Turnkey Fundraiser Solutions to Charities and Non-Profits Nationwide
Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTCBB: NSAV), a company that provides Electronically Deliverable Incentives (the "EDI Program"), announced today the launch of a new strategic partnership with Cadence Consulting, LLC ("Cadence"). MarketWire

Cinedigm Names Bob Fiorella Executive Vice President, Corporate Chief Strategy Officer/Entertainment
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) today announced Bob Fiorella has been appointed to the corporate position of Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer/Entertainment. Fiorella will report to Cinedigm Chairman and CEO Chris McGurk and COO Adam Mizel. MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Honors Three Industry Leaders
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, recently honored industry leaders at its 2012 Ticket Summit® Enterprise Awards. The awards ceremony was held at the most recent Ticket Summit® conference and trade show, held July 11-13, 2012 at Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV. MarketWire

Demartek Publishes Cisco Multi-Protocol and Multi-Topology Latency Evaluation
Demartek announces its evaluation of latency measurements in Cisco multi-protocol and multi-topology environments. This evaluation included three different Cisco switches configured in single-hop and multi-hop network topologies, running Fibre Channel, FCoE and iSCSI storage traffic. MarketWire

NBA Baller Beats Video Game: Camera Alert and Interview Opportunities
What: In anticipation of the upcoming launch of 'NBA Baller Beats' (Kinect for Xbox 360), Majesco Entertainment (NASDAQ: COOL) invites NYC media to get their hands on the first ever full-body motion-based NBA video game that lets players perform like a pro using a real basketball MarketWire

33 Cloud Service Providers Join Zerto Cloud Disaster Recovery Ecosystem
Zerto today announced that 33 leading Cloud Service Providers (CSP) from around the globe have joined the Zerto Cloud Disaster Recovery Ecosystem (ZCE). Providers in the ecosystem are now able to offer cloud disaster recovery (DR) services in a way that was not possible before, enabling businesses of all sizes to cost-effectively protect production applications both to the cloud and in the cloud MarketWire

In the Digital Age of Peer-to-Peer Engagement, What's Old Is New: Communicators Who Tell the Best Stories Will Win the Day
All communicators need to adapt to a new digital era, one based on audience engagement and peer-to-peer sharing, in which truth and positive values will reign over ad spending and volume. In the evolving digital world, messages are not broadcast: they are shared, much like oral traditions of the past MarketWire

BlueTarp Financial Brings Credit Services to Northern Tool + Equipment(R)
BlueTarp Financial, a full-service provider of commercial credit to the building supply industry, today announced it has entered into a new partnership with Northern Tool + Equipment Co., a leading supplier of high quality tools and industrial equipment. In the agreement, Charlotte, N.C MarketWire

Washing Machines Lead $7.7 Billion Smart Appliances Market: SBI Energy
Smart appliances are experiencing widespread growth throughout the global market alongside the adoption of home energy management systems. According to a recent report by industrial and energy market research publisher SBI Energy, washing machines are leading the consumer charge in smart appliance purchases. MarketWire

A Reliable Companion High Above the Clouds: The S1 Passive Headset From Sennheiser
Safe and reliable communication is absolutely essential in the cockpit of a private plane. At EAA Airventure 2012 in Oshkosh, Wis., audio specialist Sennheiser is launching the S1 Passive, a high-performance general aviation headset that offers pilots both excellent passive noise attenuation and optimum wearing comfort MarketWire

GoHealth Teen Tech Day a Success, a Chicago-based technology company, partnered with Erie Neighborhood House to host 15 teens for their first Teen Tech Day on June 27, 2012. The day-long event proved to be successful and enlightening for both the visiting students and GoHealth's employees. MarketWire

InnovaCounsel Welcomes New Partner David Blackwood to Its Network of In-House General Counsel Attorneys
InnovaCounsel LLP, a new-model law firm whose network of in-house attorneys serve as trusted business advisors to companies wishing to accelerate their growth and protect the businesses they're building, has welcomed David Blackwood to its team of talented and experienced attorneys MarketWire

Virogen Provides Update on the Development of Its Consumer Data Tracking Solution and Discussions With a Major Retailer
Virogen Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VRNI), a holding company specializing in data security and encryption technology, today provided an update regarding the development of a consumer data tracking solution as part of its ongoing discussions with a major worldwide retail chain to include this new solution in its laptops and PCs. MarketWire

England Crosses the Pond Into the New Lord Balfour Hotel Opening September 2012
You don't need to cross the proverbial "pond" to experience a British brekkie -- just book a stay at the Lord Balfour in South Beach for a taste of England. With a nod to history and tradition, the Lord Balfour invites guests to experience it as part of their special opening offer that includes a 2-night stay with full English breakfast each morning and afternoon tea for two MarketWire

ARC Relocates Eastern Regional Offices and Technology Showcase
ARC (NYSE: ARC), the nation's leading document solutions company for the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry, today announced that its eastern regional headquarters, located at 853 Broadway in New York, NY, will be relocating to 14 Wall Street, Suite 5C, effective July 30, 2012. MarketWire

AlwaysOn Selects Nimbula as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner
Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Nimbula's inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the Global Silicon Valley MarketWire

Home Medical Equipment Industry and Major Non-Profit Advocacy Groups to Unite at Medtrade
"We are taking the third year of our successful 'Power for Funding' campaign to the next level," said Wayne Merdinger, VP of Business Development and International Sales for MK Battery, when announcing the company's major new home medical equipment (HME) industry initiative, in cooperation with Medtrade MarketWire

Zite Adds Additional Publishers to Three-Month Old Publisher Program
Core News Facts: Zite, a personalized news reading app for mobile devices, today announced a new set of publishers joining the Zite Publisher Program, including: Chicago Tribune, Cult of Mac, Entrepreneur, Hearst Magazines Digital Media, International Business Times, Los Angeles Times, and IDG's Macworld, PC World and TechHive MarketWire

Onit Adds Director of Inside Sales
Onit, Inc., a leading provider of business productivity and process management Apps, today announced the appointment of Jeff Luttrull as the director of inside sales. In this new position, he will be responsible for the development and performance of all sales activities, providing strategic leadership to an inside sales team and managing an expanding customer base. MarketWire

IMG Signs New York Rangers Goalie Henrik Lundqvist
IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, announced today that it has signed the popular NHL New York Rangers All-Star goalie Henrik Lundqvist exclusively for representation in marketing, speaking and broadcasting. MarketWire

Loss of Bookstores Doesn't Translate Into E-Book Growth: Simba Information
Media forecast and research firm Simba Information has released the fourth edition of Trends in Trade Book Retailing, which compiles data from multiple sources to confirm what Simba anticipated in the third edition: that the loss of bookstores would not translate into growth of e-books in 2011. MarketWire

Bayport International Holdings, Inc. Names Walter E. Steele Executive Vice President and to Board of Directors
Bayport International Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXTO) today announced the appointment of Walter E. Steel as Executive Vice President and part of their Board of Directors, effective July 23, 2012. MarketWire

FTC Grants Early Termination of Waiting Period Under Hart-Scott-Rodino Act
Linde AG /FTC grants early termination of waiting period under Hart-Scott-Rodino Act MarketWire

Sheryl Crow to Perform at Silver Creek Event Center at Four Winds New Buffalo on Friday, September 7
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that Sheryl Crow will perform in the new Silver Creek Event Center at Four Winds New Buffalo on Friday, September 7 at 9 p.m. Eastern. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Saturday, July 28 at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through the Ticketmaster® Web site, www.ticketmaster MarketWire

Axceler Governance Is SharePoint 2013 Ready
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint governance, administration and migration solutions, today announced governance and migration support for SharePoint 2013. Axceler's governance and migration solutions including ControlPoint, FileLoader, and Davinci Migrator will be showcased at SPTechCon Boston, at the Westin Copley Place on July 22 - 25, 2012 at Booth # 607. MarketWire

Enablon to Host Webinar on Moving From EHS Compliance to Performance Featuring Hydro-Quebec and Independent Analyst Firm Verdantix
Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability Management software, will host a webinar featuring Hydro-Québec and independent analyst firm Verdantix on July 31, 2012 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. EDT and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. GMT on "Moving from EHS Compliance to Performance." Experts will discuss current best practices for leveraging EHS compliance programs to create business value MarketWire

P&WC Signs Long-Term Agreement With Epic Aircraft Holdings for New E1000 Certified Turboprop Aircraft
EAA AIRVENTURE - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has signed a long-term agreement with Epic Aircraft Holdings to power the new E1000 aircraft with its PT6A-67A engine. Epic Aircraft Holdings currently produces the experimental LT aircraft out of its facility in Bend, Oregon. P&WC is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). MarketWire

P&WC Signs New 5-Year Agreement With Kenn Borek Air
EAA AIRVENTURE - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has signed a five-year agreement with Calgary-based operator Kenn Borek Air Ltd. This contract covers the upgrade of the renowned Viking Twin Otter DHC-6 aircraft with the installation of new PT6A-27 and PT6A-34 engines. The rejuvenation of these sought-after aircraft will provide operators significant performance improvements MarketWire

Adknowledge Has the Highest Rated Affiliate Network According to Recent Independent Survey of Marketers
A recent independent survey of affiliate marketers has revealed that Adknowledge has outscored the competition in the majority of key characteristics important to network management. The survey, completed by The Pert Group global research firm, asked marketers to rate various networks on a variety of topics. MarketWire

Ace Hardware Announces National To-Done List Day
Ace Hardware, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry, has declared July 23 as National To-Done List Day. With one month of summer left, Ace wants to help homeowners quickly and easily take care of their homes so they can get their weekends back. However, many homeowners put off routine home maintenance projects because they seem daunting and time consuming MarketWire

Baptist South Medical Center Enrolling Patients in Study of New Tissue Expansion Method for Women Undergoing Breast Reconstruction after Mastectomy
Baptist South Medical Center is enrolling mastectomy patients into a clinical study designed to evaluate a new tissue expansion method for those who choose to undergo breast reconstruction MarketWire

Sunshine Heart Announces First Patient Reaches Two-Year Follow-Up Mark for C-Pulse(R) Heart Assist System
Sunshine Heart, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSH) (ASX: SHC) Sunshine Heart announced today that two-year follow-up was completed for a patient that was implanted with the C-Pulse Heart Assist System in the North America feasibility trial which completed enrollment in June 2011. This was the first patient to reach two-year follow-up in the trial. MarketWire

TexStar Energy Acquires 20 Wells in Caldwell County, Texas
TexStar Energy Corporation today announced the acquisition of 20 wells in Caldwell County, TX in which TexStar has retained a 20% carried working interest being a 15% net revenue in the wells. TexStar Energy commissioned Geologic (a geological engineering company) to evaluate the wells' potential. Geologic's report concluded, "The A.J MarketWire

Seven Arts Entertainment Announces Filings for Over $8,000,000 of Federal and Louisiana Tax Credits for Its Facility at 807 Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans to Be Fully Operational by September, 2012
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Grouplove Announce Fall Headlining Tour; LA-Based Quintet Set to Kick Off First Leg of North American Tour on September 25th; "YouTube Presents Grouplove" Event Livestreams on July 30th; National Television Debut of New Single "Itchin' On A Photograph" Set for August 7th on Conan; #1 Modern Rock Hit
Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording artists Grouplove have unveiled details of their headlining fall tour. The first round of dates will kick off on September 25th at the Roseland Theater in Portland, OR, and continue into November (see itinerary below). Support on select legs of the tour comes from Canvasback Music/Atlantic labelmates Alt-J and NYC-based MSMR MarketWire

KELL Partners Completes Record Quarter, Increases Year-Over-Year Revenue by More Than 130 Percent
KELL Partners, the cloud technology consulting specialists for nonprofits, achieved its best quarter in the history of the company during Q2, growing revenue by more than 130 percent compared to the same quarter last year. MarketWire

MarketLive Hosts Free Webinar: Optimizing On-Site Search
MarketLive, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce technology and services, today announced it will be hosting a free webinar, "Optimizing On-Site Search." The webinar takes place on Wednesday, July 25th at 10:00 am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT. Attendees will receive a free copy of MarketLive's upcoming white paper, Optimized Commerce: Optimizing On-Site Search. MarketWire

Implant Sciences Extends Global Distribution Network Into Switzerland
Expanding both its global reach and sales of its new QS-B220 system, Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that it has added a new distributor in Switzerland. This is the Company's first distributor in that country MarketWire

Kandi Vehicle Co., Ltd. to Expand Into Shandong Market
Kandi Technology Corp. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), today announced that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Zhejiang Kandi Vehicles Co., Ltd MarketWire

dmexco 2012 Finalises the Ranks of the Official Partners
Zeit Online and Handelsblatt take on panel partnerships in the Conference programme ADC New York adds creative input to the UBERCLOUD sessions dmexco Partner Day 2012 provides exclusive insights into the global marketing way of thinking Register free of charge here for the entire dmexco Conference and Expo at MarketWire

Mid Coast Hospital Streamlines Urgent Care Desktops Using VMware View(TM), Cisco UCS, and Atlantis ILIO

Blue Horseshoe Named as 2012 Microsoft President's Club Member and Finalist for Microsoft Dynamics ISV of the Year Award
Blue Horseshoe, a North American based enterprise & supply chain solution services firm, today announced it has been named as a 2012 Microsoft President's Club Member, as well as a finalist for the Microsoft Dynamics Regional ISV of the Year (United States) Award MarketWire

Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK) Investor Lawsuit Over Alleged Wrongdoing by Directors Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed by an investor in shares of Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK) against certain officers and directors of Deckers Outdoor over alleged wrongdoing in connection with certain statements. MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc.'s Grass Technologies Announces New Featherlite(TM) Disposable Electrode
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) and Grass Technologies announce a new addition to the line of Genuine Grass Electrodes -- Featherlite Disposable Silver-Silver Chloride Recording Electrodes. MarketWire

The Beacon of Groveton, New Luxury Apartment Community in Alexandria Drawing Strong Interest Before Official Opening
Early demand has been strong for The Beacon of Groveton, a new apartment community featuring distinctive luxury living with a choice of 29 floor plans at 6850 Richmond Highway in Alexandria. MarketWire

Groundbreaking Inclusive Play Design Guide From Playworld Systems Offers Play Space Blueprint for Individuals of All Abilities
Playworld Systems, a leading manufacturer of imaginative playground and fitness equipment, today announced that its Inclusive Play Design Guide™ (IPDG) has been updated to include feedback from the community as well as industry influencers. The only guide of its kind, the IPDG literally changes the playing field when it comes to welcoming people of all abilities onto the playground MarketWire

PCFG-Pacific Metals SEC Reporting and Historical Geology Report
Pacific Gold Corp. (OTCQB: PCFG)(PINKSHEETS: PCFG), is pleased to provide a progress update for its subsidiary Pacific Metals Inc. MarketWire

Robert W. Baird & Co. Gains Turnkey Access to PriceMetrix CommissionCheck(TM) Pricing Intelligence Solution
Robert W. Baird & Co., an employee-owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm, has confirmed a multi-year agreement with PriceMetrix Inc., a practice intelligence solutions company that helps wealth management firms and their advisors enhance productivity and increase firm profitability. MarketWire

Schedulicity Announces New Online Credit Card Feature Reliability+(TM)
Schedulicity (, the leader in online scheduling for appointment-dependent SMBs, today announced the availability of Reliability+, a new feature offering businesses the ability to request a credit card hold from clients when booking high-value services, classes or workshops, eliminating loss of income from unattended appointments MarketWire

Salamon Group, Inc. (SLMU) Receives Letter of Interest to Acquire Majority Control by DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI)
Salamon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: SLMU) (PINKSHEETS: SLMU) announces to its shareholders of an offer for the acquisition of the majority interest of Salamon Group, Inc. from its stakeholders on a fully diluted bases by DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI), a NASDAQ listed company trading under the symbol NASDAQ "DSTI." MarketWire

Woodward Awarded PurePower(R) Engine Components by Hamilton Sundstrand
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) today announced that Hamilton Sundstrand, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), selected Woodward as a provider of specific engine components for the newest models of the Pratt & Whitney PurePower® engine program MarketWire

MLB Network Chooses StrongBox for Video Project Archive
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data protection solutions, today announced that MLB Network has deployed Crossroads StrongBox, a non-proprietary, fully portable digital archive for long-term data retention. MarketWire

Aryaka's Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Alliances Sonal Puri Named to UBM Channel's CRN Magazine 2012 Women of the Channel
Aryaka, the world's first cloud-based WAN optimization as-a-Service solution, today announced that Sonal Puri, Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Business Development, has been recognized by UBM Channel's CRN Magazine as one of the Women of the Channel in 2012 MarketWire

FiRe-Adopted Film "Midway" Surpasses $100,000 Kickstarter Goal
Strategic News Service is proud to announce that FiRe-Adopted Film Midway has surpassed its $100,000 Kickstarter campaign goal, thanks in part to the FiRe Film Team. Still in production, Midway will tell the hauntingly beautiful story of Midway Island's albatross population, which is struggling to survive in a sea of plastic MarketWire

U.S. NRC Certifies Latest Triconex Controller From Invensys for Use in Nuclear Power Plants

Bounce Energy Announces Fifth Rewards Program, This Time for Mom
Texas power company, Bounce Energy, recently announced the debut of their fifth rewards program, Mommy Merits. Catered just for moms, Bounce Energy aims to benefit all of the hardworking moms out there with rewards especially for them and their families. MarketWire

BTI Systems Signs New Resellers and Drives Mobile Backhaul Growth in the Caribbean and Latin America
BTI Systems, the global leader redefining service delivery for metro network operators, today announced that the Company continues its momentum in the Caribbean and Latin America (CALA) region by adding new resellers and increasing sales, particularly in solutions for Mobile Backhaul. The announcement was made at the 28th Annual CANTO Conference, being held in Miami, Florida. MarketWire

InterSystems Ranked a Leader in IDC MarketScape on U.S. Health Information Exchange Platform Solutions
InterSystems Corporation, a global leader in software for connected care, today announced it has been ranked a leader in the IDC MarketScape: U.S. Health Information Exchange Platform Solutions 2012 Vendor Assessment, Doc # HI235816 MarketWire

Parametric Sound and Epsilon Electronics Sign License Agreement for Hypersound(TM) Technology
Parametric Sound Corporation (NASDAQ: PAMT), a leading innovator of directed audio products and solutions, today announced a License Agreement with Epsilon Electronics for the development and introduction of consumer products employing the Company's patented HyperSound technology MarketWire

Kerio Technologies' Karen Miller Recognized by UBM Channel's CRN Magazine as One of 2012's Women of the Channel
Kerio Technologies today announced that Karen Miller, director of sales, North America, has been recognized by UBM Channel's CRN Magazine as one of the Women of the Channel in 2012. Honorees in CRN's 2012 Women of the Channel list have made a name for themselves as influential leaders within their own company, and the IT channel as a whole. MarketWire

American Power Group Inc. Signs Agreements for Launch of Its EPA Intermediate Age Heavy-Duty Vehicle Conversion Initiative
GreenMan Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GMTI) announced that its American Power Group, Inc. (APG) subsidiary has signed agreements with Valley Truck Parts (Valley Truck) and the University of Houston Texas Diesel Testing and Research Center (UH-TDTRC) for required testing to commence dual fuel upgrades of intermediate useful life (IUL) heavy-duty engines in the United States MarketWire

Concrete Leveling Systems, Inc. Receives PO for Pro X-8 Equipment Package
Concrete Leveling Systems, Inc. ("CLS") (OTCBB: CLEV) is pleased to announce management has received an executed purchase order and a 50% down payment for our Pro X-8 concrete leveling equipment package. MarketWire

33Across Lands New CTO, Michael Agostino
33Across, operators of the largest social and interest graph in the world, reaching over a billion users globally, today announced it has hired Michael Agostino as its new Chief Technology Officer MarketWire

Alethia Biotherapeutics Obtains a Notice of Allowance for a Patent for the Use of Anti-Siglec-15 Antibodies
Alethia Biotherapeutics Inc., a privately held pre-clinical stage biotechnology company, announced today that it has received a notice of allowance in United States for a "composition of matter" patent entitled "Polynucleotides and Polypeptide Sequences involved in the Process of Bone Remodeling" MarketWire

InternetArray Appoints StockPlay Director of Marketing
InternetArray, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: INAR) announced the appointment of Shawn Rea as the Director of Marketing for StockPlay, InternetArray's new, social media-based investor forum. Mr. Rea has extensive experience in the areas of site development, search engine optimization (SEO) and networked marketing strategies MarketWire

Software Secure Wins Readers' Choice Award in Education Technology Category
eSchool Media Inc. announced the winners of its 2012-2013 Readers' Choice Awards, honoring the best products and services in education technology MarketWire

BIO-key(R) International, Inc. & Indigo Identityware, Inc. Provide Strong Authentication Solutions for Healthcare
BIO-key International, Inc MarketWire

Air National Guard Exercises Options on FAAC Incorporated's Boom Operator Simulator System (BOSS) Contract Adding $18.6 Million of Funded Backlog
FAAC Incorporated, part of Arotech Corporation's (NASDAQ: ARTX) Training and Simulation Division, has received a contract modification exercising options on its Boom Operator Simulator System (BOSS) contract. The contract is now funded to $22.9 million. The exercised options include 16 production units, a demonstrator retrofit, and the initial 12 months of Contractor Logistical Support MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc (NBRI): Ruby Gold Project Update
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") has issued the following shareholder update on the status of current operations at the Ruby Gold Project. MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti Obtains US$1 Billion, Five-Year Revolving Credit Facility
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) ispleased to announce that it has signed a new US$1 billion, five-year unsecuredrevolving credit facility (RCF) maturing in July 2017 with its bankingsyndicate. This replaces the existing four-year, US$1bn unsecured RCF maturingin April 2014. The new RCF was significantly over-subscribed. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe and GeoEye Agree to Combine to Create a Global Leader in Earth Imagery and Geospatial Analysis
DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI) and GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), today announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under which the companies will combine in a stock and cash transaction valued at approximately $900 million MarketWire

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Increases Cash Distribution by 0.6% to $0.4425 per Unit
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.4425 per unit for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. This distribution represents a 0.6% increase over the prior quarter's distribution of $0.44 per unit and an annualized distribution of $1.77 per unit MarketWire

MMRGlobal Announces Increase in RHL Group Line of Credit to $4.5 Million
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs) and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that The RHL Group, Inc. will increase the credit line of MyMedicalRecords, Inc. by $1.5 million to a total of $4.5 million MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti Gold Production Rises 9%; Ahead of Guidance
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) ispleased to report strong second quarter gold production of 1.073Moz, whichrepresents a 9% improvement on the first quarter, at an estimated total cashcost of $800/oz - $805/oz. The result is better than the company's marketguidance for the quarter of 1 MarketWire

WANdisco Welcomes Two IBM Veterans to Its Sales Organization
WANdisco plc (LSE: WAND), a leading provider of global collaboration software to the software development industry, today announces that two former IBM employees -- Paul Hewitt and Scott Rudenstein -- have joined WANdisco's sales management team MarketWire

QuickLogic Joins TI's Sitara(TM) ARM(R) Processor Ecosystem With Camera-Ready CSSP
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) MarketWire

Wonder International's Management Discusses Start of Trading
Wonder International Education and Investment Group Corporation's (OTCBB: WIEI) (OTCQB: WIEI) management today provided a review of their past results and snapshot of their future. Wonder is a provider of information technology vocational training schools and the first China-based vocational training school publicly traded in the U.S. on Over The Counter Bulletin Board and OTC Markets. MarketWire

Life Technologies to Compete in $10 Million Archon Genomics X PRIZE

Global Resource Invites Research Participation With Announcement of up to $1.5 Million Funding Opportunity
Global Resource Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GBEN) (PINKSHEETS: GBEN) ("Global," "Global Resource" or the "Company"), a development stage company engaged in the clean technology fuel cell sector, is pleased to announce that it is seeking to fund one or more innovation research programs in the field of novel and advanced catalyst technologies MarketWire

Zenprise Webinar: Using Mobile Technology in the Healthcare Market
Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in secure Mobile Device Management (MDM), today announced it is hosting a live webinar discussing best practices for using mobile devices in the healthcare field. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, July 24th at 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT. MarketWire

Premier Holding Corp. Appoints Rear Admiral Thomas C. Lynch to Board
Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) (the "Company") is very proud to announce the appointment of the distinguished Rear Admiral Thomas C. Lynch as the newest member to the newly formed Premier Holding Corp. board of directors. Adm MarketWire

Cellceutix Cancer Trial Enrollment Planned for August 2012
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) (the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering small molecule drugs, is pleased to report that the Site Initiation Visit (SIV) required for commencement of the Company's Phase 1 clinical trial for its novel anti-cancer drug, Kevetrin™, at Harvard Cancer Center was successfully completed on Thursday, July 19, 2012 MarketWire

Mexico Grants Quick-Med Technologies Additional NIMBUS(R) Patent
Quick-Med Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Tongxin Announces Final Approval of Shareholder Lawsuit Settlement
Tongxin International Ltd MarketWire

International Bullion Exchange Voted #1 Dealer and Facilitator of Precious Metals Bullion
In a recent survey conducted among individuals who have recently invested in precious metals bullion, it has been revealed that the International Bullion Exchange, along with its Managing Director Don Varden, provides its clientele with the best all-around experience. MarketWire

Leading Software Executives to Gather in Chicago for 15th Annual HR Technology Conference(R) and Exposition
Human Resource Executive® magazine, the premier publication focused on strategic issues in HR, today announced that six of the most powerful executives in enterprise software will join together for the first time on any stage at the 15th Annual HR Technology® Conference & Exposition MarketWire

Marnie Bennett Explains the Effect of Reverse Migration on Real Estate Industry
Real estate trends, like trends in all industries, come and go. Whereas before a prime suburban plot of land was essential for successful families, today's population is beginning to "reverse migrate" back to city centers. reports that in Toronto, this reverse migration accompanies a boom in condo development and a surge in the demand for office space MarketWire

Dr. William Boothe Weighs In on Differing Eye Surgery Techniques
Many who suffer from astigmatisms, nearsightedness or farsightedness understand how troublesome refractive disorders can be and welcome revolutionary treatments that help restore vision MarketWire

024 Pain Management System Offers Relief for Fibromyalgia and Related Symptoms
After osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia is the most prevalent musculoskeletal condition and is responsible for a wide range of unbearable symptoms in those who suffer from the condition. For example, many fibromyalgia patients experience various and widespread joint and muscle pain, ongoing fatigue and depression MarketWire

Patersons Welcomes Experienced Payroll Executive as Vice President, Operations & Product
Patersons, the expert provider of integrated global payroll services, today announced that Chris Klein, a global payroll executive with 15 years of experience managing payroll implementations, nine of which were spent at ADP, has joined the company as vice president, Operations & Product MarketWire

Fujitsu Announces Retail-as-a-Service Solution Agreement With Leading Greeting Card Company
Fujitsu today announced that Hallmark Cards, Inc. has selected Fujitsu to provide a complete cloud-based, retail-as-a-service (RaaS) solution for its more than 2,500 independent retailers and corporate stores in the U.S MarketWire

Comfort Inn Capital Beltway Comments on Hotel Industry's Reaction to Increasingly Blurred Line Between Business and Social Meetings
Many professionals who have grown used to the idea of flat, colorless and uncomfortable meeting spaces are excited by the rising trend of innovative conference spaces that many hotels are beginning to offer MarketWire

All American Pet Company, Inc.(TM) Receives Multiple Purchase Orders From One of the Nation's Largest Home Good and Apparel Store Chains for Its PAWtizer(TM) Products
All American Pet Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AAPT) proudly announces that its PAWtizer™ branded line of 99.9% effective antibacterial wipes and spray for dogs is leaving the Shawnee KS distribution center today on its way to one of the nation's largest home goods and apparel department store chains reporting annual revenues of nearly $24B. MarketWire

VSS Monitoring Recognized as Industry's Leading Network Packet Broker Provider
VSS Monitoring, a leader in network packet brokers (NPBs), today announced that it has earned the 2012 Global Competitive Strategy Leadership Award in the infrastructure packet broker market from Frost & Sullivan MarketWire

EPA Awards $27 Million Contract to EA for Expansion of ToxCast's Genomic Data
The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ToxCast™ Program, launched to forecast the toxicity of chemical compounds for humans and the environment, is expanding genomic data collection through a renewed five-year contract with Expression Analysis (EA), which will serve as the program's primary contractor for RNA biomarker analysis. MarketWire

Adaptive Planning Introduces New Visual Discovery Solution
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced the introduction of Adaptive Discovery, a breakthrough new cloud-based data visualization solution MarketWire

Auxogyn Receives CE Mark for Non-Invasive Early Embryo Viability Assessment (Eeva) Test
Auxogyn, Inc MarketWire

Orange Events and NBC Sports Use Xirrus to Deliver Unmatched Wireless Performance Throughout Tour de France
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced the successful deployment of Xirrus Wireless Arrays across the Tour de France 2012 MarketWire

First California to Report 2012 Second Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, July 26, 2012
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL) today announced that the company will issue its 2012 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 26, 2012, and host a conference call that same day at 11 a.m. Pacific (2 p.m. Eastern) to review the company's financial performance and answer questions. MarketWire

Stanbridge College Sponsors Graduation for Foster Youth in Orange County
Stanbridge College, a technical college that offers diploma programs and Associate, Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Healthcare and Information Technology, partnered with the Orangewood Children's Foundation in June to sponsor their 2012 graduation ceremony for foster youth who achieved a diploma, GED, or trade school certificates MarketWire

UPDATE: Centaurus Diamond Technologies Provides Review of Its Patents, Including Its Apparatus for Machining and Semiconductor Devices
Centaurus Diamond Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Centaurus") (OTCBB: CTDTE) (OTCQB: CTDTE) is pleased to provide a review of its patents. MarketWire

Likely Expiration of Production Tax Credit Only Part of Wind Industry's Bouncing Fortunes, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Federal Production Tax Credit (PTC) is set to expire at the end of this year. The tax credit gives wind power generators $22 for every megawatt hour they produce. Congress has renewed the credit seven times and let it expire three times since it was enacted in 1992 MarketWire

Engineered Compressor Products and Services by ACI Services, a Feature of "Industry Today" at, an Industrial Info News Alert
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest ACI Services (Cambridge, Ohio) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. ACI provides engineered compressor products and services to a worldwide market while specializing in custom compressor cylinders and unloaders and interactive performance software MarketWire

Marvell Partners With Wilocity to Deliver 60 GHz 802.11ad Wireless Solutions for Computing and Consumer Electronics Devices
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) and Wilocity today announced a new partnership to bring tri-band Wi-Fi solutions enabled with 802.11ad to market. Marvell has chosen Wilocity, the leading developer of 60 GHz multi-gigabit wireless chipsets, to accelerate Marvell's deployment of WiGig-compliant wireless platforms for computing, networking infrastructure and consumer electronics. MarketWire

Stroz Friedberg Cyber Experts to Explore Critical Information Security Issues at Black Hat USA 2012
Stroz Friedberg LLC, a leading global digital risk management and investigations firm, is proud to be a Silver Sponsor and sponsor of the VIP Party at this year's Black Hat USA Briefings, held July 25 - 26 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada MarketWire

KANA Named Finalist of the 2011 TMC Social CRM Award
KANA Software, Inc., a global leader in customer service solutions delivered on-premise or in the cloud, and used by more than 900 commercial and public sector organizations worldwide, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named KANA SEM Experience Analytics as a finalist of the 2011 TMC Social CRM Award, sponsored by Customer Interaction Solutions magazine. MarketWire

RGB Networks Chosen for All Digital Network Upgrade by Hood Canal Communications
RGB Networks, the leading provider of scalable multiscreen IP video delivery solutions, today announced that Hood Canal Communications, an independent rural telecommunications service provider, is upgrading its video network to be fully digital using RGB's products. MarketWire

Entone's FusionTV(TM) Powers Another Hybrid TV Service
Entone, Inc., a leading provider of Hybrid TV and Connected Home solutions, announced today that TriCounty Telecom has selected its FusionTV™ solution to power the delivery of Hybrid TV services throughout eastern North Carolina. MarketWire

Oracle to Hold Customer Experience Online Forum July 31, 2012
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

SynQor and Murata Settle Claims Relating to IBA Patent Litigation
SynQor announced today that it has entered into a definitive Settlement Agreement with Murata Electronics North America, Murata Manufacturing and Murata Power Solutions (collectively, "Murata") to resolve certain outstanding issues from SynQor's original IBA patent litigation against Murata (SynQor, Inc. v. Artesyn Technologies, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 2:07-CV-497, U.S MarketWire

Broadridge to Webcast Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release Conference Call on August 9, 2012
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) is scheduled to release its financial results for the fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, August 9, 2012. MarketWire

SRS Medical Responds to Patients Faster and More Efficiently With Whaleback's CrystalBlue Contact Center
Whaleback Managed Services, the leader in managed unified communications services, today announced that SRS Medical has selected Whaleback's CrystalBlue Contact Center to improve customer service and consolidate their communications. MarketWire

GLDS Launches Industry's Only Real-Time Subscriber Authorization Service for TV Everywhere
[The Independent Show]- Great Lakes Data Systems, Inc. (GLDS), the leading provider of billing, subscriber management and provisioning systems for small-to-medium global broadband providers, today launched the industry's only fully integrated, real-time content authorization service for TV Everywhere, WinCAP™ MarketWire

Wave Signs Global Distribution Agreement With Lenovo
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) today announced that it has signed a worldwide distribution agreement with Lenovo, the world's second-largest PC company, under which Lenovo will offer Wave's security solutions on a resale basis and through its channel partners. MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. Announces Completion of CEO Transition
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) announced today that the planned promotion of Ed O'Donnell to Chief Executive Officer will become effective August 1, 2012. As of that date, the current CEO, Tim Marquez, will become the Executive Chairman of the Board and will continue in an active role directing the company's growth and acquisitions strategy. MarketWire

Chelton Self Storage Facility Goes Green: Xeriscaping and Education Conserves Natural Resources in Colorado Springs
Chelton Self Storage facility of Colorado Springs is pleased to announce its new eco-friendly landscaping and other green initiatives. Xeriscaping, also known as smart scaping, is a type of landscaping meant to lower water use by utilizing native plants, smarter watering techniques and layout that accounts for shade, moisture, hill gradient and other elements of the landscape. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: TransGaming Discusses the Development of the Smart TV Market at Casual Connect
TransGaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TNG), the global leader in the multi-platform deployment of games, today announced its CEO & President, Vikas Gupta, will present two sessions at Casual Connect Seattle this Wednesday, July 25. MarketWire

Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc HVAC Company Celebrates 110th Anniversary of the Air Conditioner
Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc, the leading HVAC company in northern Colorado, is celebrating the 110th anniversary of the advent of the first air conditioner by offering customers $110 off any installation. Willis Carrier, an engineer in Buffalo, N.Y., designed "an apparatus for treating air" on July 17, 1902 MarketWire

IC Potash Corp. Appoints Arthur Roth as Director of Marketing
IC Potash Corp. ("ICP" or the "Company") (TSX: ICP) (OTCQX: ICPTF) (PINKSHEETS: ICPTF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Arthur J. Roth as Director of Marketing. Roth is a globally respected industry veteran with more than 50 years of experience in domestic and international marketing, transportation, and distribution of fertilizer products MarketWire

Athena Salon, Day Spa & Wellness' Lead Esthetician Wins Top Award in Regional Makeup Competition
Athena Salon, Day Spa & Wellness' Lead Esthetician and Makeup Artist, Raquel Thompson, won the first place award in a five state regional jane iredale competition. The contest, called "Feeling Alive," was open to any spa or salon that carries jane iredale Mineral Cosmetics, Ltd. in the Colorado Region. MarketWire

CES-Creative Electronic Systems Selects Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY RTOS for VPX SBC Family

GSX Solutions to Showcase the Latest Monitor & Analyzer for Microsoft SharePoint at SPTechCon Boston
[SPTechCon 2012] -- GSX Solutions [], the global leader in proactive, consolidated monitoring and reporting of enterprise collaboration environments, including Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) and Lotus Notes, today announced that its latest release of GSX Monitor & Analyzer for SharePoint is showcased at SPTechCon 2012 (http://www MarketWire

Stephen O'Donnell Named Chairman of GreenBytes Board
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of high-performance virtualization optimization solutions, today announced that Steve O'Donnell has been named Chairman of the GreenBytes Board of Directors MarketWire

Basilea announces completion of Toctino(R) (alitretinoin) transaction with Stiefel
Basilea Pharmaceutica AG /Basileaannounces completion of Toctino® (alitretinoin) transaction withStiefel. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

Non Profit Foreclosure Defense Law Clinic Wins $488,000.00 Principal Reduction for Homeowner Previously Rejected for Loan Modification
According to Superior Court Case # PC052786 Gerald E. Duff Jr. vs. Ocwen Loan Servicing, MERS (Mortgage Electronic Registration), and Deutsche Bank National Trust were foreclosing on the Duffs on 04/09/2012. After several years of attempting to work directly with their Lender, paying over $24,000 MarketWire

Quadrant 4 Systems Corporation Reports Record First Quarter Results
Quadrant 4 Systems Corporation (Quadrant) (PINKSHEETS: QFOR) reported its financial and operational results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2012. The full filing will be available on our website ( and also can be seen at: MarketWire

Axia Group (AGIJ: PK) Collagenna Skin Care Finalizes Merger
Axia Group (PINKSHEETS: AGIJ) ( Collagenna Skin Care Products/Melem Secret is pleased to announce that it has acquired an existing Vitamin E-Commerce Super Store and closed the transaction on all cash basis. MarketWire

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) Investor Lawsuit Against Big Lots, Inc. Over Alleged Securities Laws Violations Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed by an investor in Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) shares over alleged securities laws violations by Big Lots, Inc. and certain of its officers and directors over certain financial statements MarketWire

Nokia comments on Moody's credit rating announcement
Timo Ihamuotila, Nokia's Executive VicePresident and CFO,comments on today's rating decision from Moody's: MarketWire

Ruric Team Reveals and Fixes Non-Authorized Servitude, Prepares Filing for Mismanagement
PRESS RELEASE / July 23, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Biofrontera discusses approval of Ameluz® in the US with the FDA
Biofrontera AG /Biofrontera discusses approval of Ameluz® in the US with the FDA. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins drilling equipment contract
23 July 2012 - Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries to supply a complete drilling equipment topside package to a new semi-submersible drilling rig the South Korean yard is building for Seadrill, the rig operator.   The contract includes an option to supply one more drilling equipment package GlobeNewswire

Basilea announces completion of Toctino® (alitretinoin) transaction with Stiefel
Basilea Pharmaceutica AG /Basilea announces completion of Toctino® (alitretinoin) transaction with Stiefel. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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