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UK campaigners slam Coca-Cola over 'cancer causing coloring agent'
British campaigners have demanded a ban on a colouring agent, which has been found in Coca-Cola over being linked to causing cancer. ANI

News Corp's Oz arm News Ltd. slashes 70 digital staff in cost-cutting sweep
Australian media conglomerate News Limited has announced plans to slash 70 digital staff on grounds of redundancy. ANI

RIM wrestles to keep BlackBerry 'alive'
Mobile manufacturer giant Research in Motion (RIM), the company that launched the innovative and award-winning BlackBerry product line, is battling to ward off competition from the growing touch-screen 'Android-ruled' mobile market. ANI

Murdoch's News Corp 'considering splitting into two firms'
Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is likely to be divided into two firms, separating its publishing assets from its entertainment businesses, people familiar with the matter have revealed. ANI

Facebook silently assigns '' addresses to users sans consent
Facebook has assigned '' email addresses to all users and changed the settings across all profiles to reflect the new email address. ANI

Uttar Pradesh facing acute grain storage space due to poor infrastructure
More than 100 trucks with recently harvested wheat remained parked outside a Food Corporation of India (FCI) godown in Faizabad district of India's northern Uttar Pradesh state for more than 10 days due to poor infrastructure with lack of storage space. ANI

Indian chef bags 'Chef of the Year' gong at Rammys Awards gala in Washington
Indian chef, Vikram Sunderam has been named as the 'Chef of the Year' by the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, an honor he earned as part of the annual Rammy Awards gala at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington D.C. ANI

Hyderabad-based Indian IT support team behind UK's Natwest bank meltdown?
A flawed computer programme of the UK bank Natwest, which was being supervised by an IT support team in India, was behind the chaos for thousands of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) customers after it encountered a problem in its transaction processing software. ANI

Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg becomes first woman to join board
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, has become the first woman to join the board of the social networking company. ANI

Microsoft confirms $1.2bln social network Yammer acquisition
Software giant Microsoft has officially announced that it has acquired social network for businesses Yammer for 1.2 billion dollars. ANI

Record Exhibitor Participation Expected at Book Fair
More than 530 exhibitors from over 20 countries and regions, a new exhibitor record, will take part in the 23rd edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, 18-24 July, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) ACN Newswire

CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum 2012: Massive Upsides for Asian Satellite Sector
The annual CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum concluded June 18 on a strong note as delegates agreed that growth opportunities for the sector in Asia remained emphatically positive ACN Newswire

First Metro Investment Releases May Philippines 'Market Call'
First Metro Investment Corp (FMIC) and University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) have published the May issue of "The Market Call, Capital Markets Research" ACN Newswire

G20 Announces Winners of the IFC-Managed G20 Challenge on Inclusive Business Innovation
The Group of 20 today announced the winners of the G20 Challenge on Inclusive Business Innovation, a global competition managed by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. Manila Water Company of the Philippines was among the winners ACN Newswire

Pacific Conferences Brings to 2012 Run of Its Media Relations in the Digital Age Conference
The advent of social media has caused newsrooms to change dramatically. We are rapidly moving to a one-to-one media relations environment, where it is more challenging than ever to manage and maintain relationships not just with reporters, bloggers,but with everyone else ACN Newswire

Panasonic Announces Six Grand Prix Finalists for Kid Witness News Global Contest 2012
Panasonic Corporation today announced the six finalist schools representing six countries for Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) 2012 Global Contest. KWN is a hands-on video education program Panasonic operates as part of its efforts to support education of future generations ACN Newswire

Loral to Sell Space Systems/Loral to MDA in a Transaction That Delivers More Than US$1 Billion of Pre-Tax Value to Loral
Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: LORL) today announced its entry into a definitive agreement with MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX: MDA) related to the sale of Loral's wholly-owned subsidiary, Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) MarketWire

2012 Nike US Open of Surfing Readies the Beach for Three Packed Nights of Music
The 2012 Nike US Open of Surfing will spill over from the ocean to the sand when bands like TV on the Radio, Grouplove and Best Coast take over the Music Stage with three nights of music in front of hundreds of thousands of fans with each night being presented by a different brand: Nike, Hurley, and Converse respectively MarketWire

Andromeda Appoints David Hick as Vice President, Americas
Andromeda, a global developer of point of sale and delivery software solutions used by leading restaurant chains worldwide, today announced that David Hick has joined the company's executive team as Vice President, Americas. In this role, Mr MarketWire

Mining Industry Leader Enhances Energy Management Capabilities With EnerNOC's DemandSMART
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for commercial, institutional, and industrial energy users, announced today that MMG Golden Grove has joined EnerNOC's demand side management network in Western Australia (WA) MarketWire

Williams Controls Announces ISO/TS 16949 Certification in India
Williams Controls, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE Amex: WMCO) today announced that Williams Controls India Private Limited ("WCIPL") has received certification to the ISO/TS 16949:2009 Quality Management System. In September 2011, WCIPL was certified to the ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System MarketWire

California Water Service Company Announces a Proposed Decision in Its Cost of Capital Application
California Water Service Company (Cal Water), the largest subsidiary of California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT), announced today that the presiding administrative law judge at the California Public Utilities Commission (Commission) has issued a proposed decision on the utility's requested authorized cost of capital for 2012 through 2014. MarketWire

Burnham Benefits Expects California's Autism Coverage Requirement to Increase Medical Insurance Costs
On July 1, 2012, SB 946, also known as the "Autism Bill" -- a provision that provides insurance coverage for those diagnosed with autism, autism spectrum disorder, pervasive developmental disorder and Asperger's Syndrome -- will go into effect MarketWire

Friedrich Air Conditioning Announces Executive Promotions
Today Friedrich Air Conditioning announced the promotion of two key employees. MarketWire

Ticketfly Introduces Ticketfly Causes: A Fundraising and Volunteerism Program for the Live Events and Music Community

Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Completes GMP Certified Renovation Works
Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: ABMT) (PINKSHEETS: ABMT), developer and manufacturer of orthopaedic internal fixation devices, is delighted to announce that the Company has completed renovations at its GMP certified facilities in Shenzhen, China. MarketWire

David Porter Joins Heritage Commerce Corp as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer
Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ: HTBK), the parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, today announced that David Porter has been hired as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer of the bank, effective June 25, 2012. MarketWire

Bridge Bank Expands Corporate Banking Division to San Francisco
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley, announced today the expansion of its Corporate Banking Division into the city of San Francisco to serve the professional business community there. MarketWire

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. Announces Call-In Information for Annual Shareholders Meeting
Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: ALC) announced that shareholders and other interested persons who are unable to attend ALC's Reconvened Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held at 4:00 p.m. (CT) on Monday, July 2, 2012 will be able to listen to the meeting and comments from ALC President and CEO Charles H. "Chip" Roadman II, M.D MarketWire

Zepol Announces Email Alerts in Import-Compliance Tool
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, announced the addition of emailed reporting to its ComplianceIQ™ tool. ComplianceIQ™ allows users to classify imported products, determine appropriate duty rates, and monitor ongoing changes, saving countless hours of time scanning through other compliance resources MarketWire

Bright Side Dental Raises Almost $4000 for Gilda's Club Metro Detroit
Bright Side Dental is announcing that it has helped raise almost $4000 for Gilda's Club Metro Detroit. MarketWire

Carnegie Mellon Invests in Startup Fighting Blindness in Children
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) has invested in REBIScan, Inc., a Massachusetts startup focusing on the detection and eradication of vision loss in children MarketWire

Judicial Watch and True the Vote Seek to Defend Florida's Efforts to Clean Voter Registration Lists in Obama Administration Lawsuit
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Motion for Intervention with its client True the Vote to defend the State of Florida's efforts to clean up voter registration lists against an Obama administration lawsuit (The United States of America v. State of Florida and Ken Detzner (No. 4:12-cv-285)). MarketWire

Evergreen and Cisco Collaborate on Technology Showcase for Sustainable Cities
Evergreen and Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announce a collaborative relationship to explore innovations in urban sustainability. The effort with Cisco is the latest in Evergreen's ongoing initiative to help transform communities and cities to make them more livable, economically competitive and sustainable MarketWire

Franco-Nevada Purchases Royalty From Dorato
Dorato Resources Inc. ("Dorato" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: DRI)(OTCQX: DRIFF)(FRANKFURT: DO5) is pleased to announce that on June 22, 2012 the Company entered into a Royalty Purchase Agreement with Franco-Nevada Corporation ("Franco") whereby Franco has been granted a 2% net smelter return on the Company's mineral properties in Peru in consideration of $350,000 in cash MarketWire

Majesco Announces Partnership With Zynga
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, has entered into a publishing agreement with Zynga (NASDAQ: ZNGA), the world's leading provider of social game services. Under the agreement, Zynga will publish Mini Putt Park, Majesco's latest social game MarketWire

PIDX Visits Asia
PIDX is very pleased to announce a series of outreach Forums across Asia. The one day forums have been designed to introduce PIDX's eBusiness standards to the Oil and Gas community, explain what areas they cover, how they support business process efficiency projects, and enhance trading partner relationships. MarketWire

Sweet Northwest Cherries Hitting Grocery Stores Nationwide Late June, Just in Time for July 4th Holiday
The 2012 crop of Northwest sweet cherries is beginning to arrive on grocery store shelves in full-force around the country, putting the classic Americana fruit front and center for the Fourth of July holiday MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. Announces Adjournment of Annual General Meeting
DHT Holdings, Inc. Announces Adjournment of Annual General Meeting DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHT)("DHT" or the "Company") held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders(the"AGM") today. The proposals considered at the AGM are described in detailin theproxy materials previously distributed to DHT's shareholders on or aroundMay25, 2012 (the "Proxy") MarketWire

Bsquare Announces Availability of a New DragonBoard Development Platform in Support of Devices Based on Qualcomm's Snapdragon S1 MSM7x27A Processor

H&R Block Reports Fiscal 2012 Results; Update on Share Repurchases
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) MarketWire

USA Recycling Industries to Provide Scrap Metal Collection Services to ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas
USA Recycling Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: USRI) (the "Company"), a Pennsylvania-based scrap metals recycler providing specialty recycling services throughout North America, announces today it will provide scrap metal collection services to ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas under a pending agreement covering their branch and site facilities in the United States, Alaska and Hawaii. MarketWire

Power Survey Unveils New Services, Tools, Website
Power Survey Company, the leader in contact voltage testing and strategic utility asset management, today launched GridHealth™, a comprehensive, turnkey service providing customers with X-ray like visibility into large, inaccessible areas of their underground electric systems. MarketWire

Quench Beverage & Snack Co. Launches New Vending Machine Service Request Feature on Website
Quench Beverage & Snack Company, a locally-owned vending machine service provider, is proud to announce a new service request feature on their website. This feature allows clients to conveniently request products that are out of stock and report vending machines that need to be serviced MarketWire

Home Health International Inc. (HHII) Selects Marketing Group
Home Health International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HHII) announced today that it has selected a Marketing Group to spearhead marketing efforts for its home health services and medical supplies and equipment sales. MarketWire

Restoration Industry Association Provides Flooding Preparation Tips
The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) offers these tips for homeowners and businesses preparing for the wind and rain from Hurricane Debby. MarketWire

Lumonall, Inc., Signs Letter of Intent With Azaz Capital Corp.
Lumonall, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LUNL) ("Lumonall"), announced today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Azaz Capital Corp. ("Azaz") ( on a one for one share basis. Azaz is an investment and merchant banking company incorporated in the State of Nevada. MarketWire

SkinzWraps, Inc. Announces Joint Venture With Mobile Ad Agency DrivenMedia
SkinzWraps, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SKZW), a founding father and recognized vanguard of the vehicle wrap industry, confirms that after extensive negotiations it has solidified a joint venture with Phoenix, Arizona-based DrivenMedia. The entity from which this venture will be "driven" is the newly formed DrivenMedia by SkinzWraps, Inc. MarketWire

Alegria Real Estate Funds Purchases 100th Distressed Single-Family Home in San Diego County
Back in 2010, an entrepreneurial real estate investment professional named Ronnie Morgan was looking for something to do while the real estate market was bottoming out. He huddled with his partners Elias Lilienthal, Brad Tuck and Ari Hirshhorn, and together they formed a private investment fund to pick up a few foreclosed or underwater homes. MarketWire

CVM Solutions Launches Diversity Spend Analytics
CVM Solutions, a premier provider of supplier management solutions, today launched CVM Diversity Spend Analytics, adding the most comprehensive analytics tool available in the market to its suite of leading supplier diversity management products. The Diversity Spend Analytics product provides powerful and actionable insights into a company's Tier 1 diversity spend program MarketWire

IDG Enterprise's Editorial Named a Finalist in 27 2012 Digital & Print Azbee Awards Categories
IDG Enterprise -- the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World -- announces today that CIO, Computerworld, Network World and CFOworld have been recognized collectively as finalists in twenty-seven 2012 Digital & Print Azbee Awards categories MarketWire

Global Technologies Group Contacted by Department of Energy
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) -- As a result of the Cement Plant Mercury Emissions Final certified Testing Using MBS, MSE Technology Applications, Inc. (MSE) was contacted and met with Mark Gilbertson Environmental Management (EM) at Department of Energy who reports to Alice Williams, Associate Principal Deputy Secretary for the US Department of Energy Office & Y-12 MarketWire

Fort Worth Expands Use of Accela Automation to Include Land Management and Business Licensing Capabilities
Accela, Inc. announced today that the City of Fort Worth, Texas, has selected Accela Automation® to help automate and manage building permits and inspections, and business licensing for Tarrant, Denton and Wise counties. The City is scheduled to implement the new web solution by April 2013 MarketWire

Naughty America Gives You Reason to Use Facebook Again
Do you wish that you could still sleep with your ex-girlfriends? Does your husband watch p*rn and do you want him to fantasize about you instead? Are you a celebrity that is tired of people stalking you? Or, are you simply bored and fantasizing about the girl next to you right now? MarketWire

Bonanza Goldfields Names Baoky Vu Chairman of the Board
Bonanza Goldfields Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BONZ) ("Bonanza" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has elected Mr. Baoky Vu as Chairman of the Board of Directors. This leadership appointment is effective immediately. MarketWire

UNIT4 Makes Major Investment in Higher Education Sector
UNIT4 (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: UNIT4), the global business software group, announced investment plans to establish an international center of excellence for education software to focus on the design, development and coordination of the delivery of its market leading education solution Agresso Education, based on the Agresso software suite MarketWire

New York Credit Union Announces Annual Scholarship Winners
Palisades Federal Credit Union, the largest Rockland County based Credit Union, announced five recipients of their annual George Hatala scholarship. Scholarships were presented at the Credit Union's annual meeting at the Comfort Inn in Nanuet, NY MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Eliminates Fees From Acceluraid(TM) Debit Card to Ease Financial Burden on Higher Education Students
In light of ever-increasing student college expenses nationwide, Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, has eliminated three separate fees from its Acceluraid electronic financial aid disbursement solution MarketWire

Red Hawk Casino Is Multiplying Rewards in July
Red Hawk Casino is offering Rewards Club members seven times points every Monday in July. Guests can earn seven times points just by playing their favorite slot machines. Club members simply swipe their card at any Fortune's Rewards Kiosk any time after 4 a.m. each Monday in July to activate their point multiplier. All points earned between 4 a.m. Thursday and 3:59 a.m MarketWire

Mina Mar Group Finalizes EVADER (PINKSHEETS: EVDR) Merger as A Lead Consultant
Mina Mar Marketing Group Inc. (MMMG) offers niche boutique Investor Relations services for Accredited Investors and non retail customers (AIIR). MMMG services small cap issuers quoted and traded on the OTC Markets exchange. Mina Mar Group (MMG) www.minamargroup MarketWire

Kick Off Summer With Red Hawk Casino in the $2.5 Million Carnival of Cash Giveaway
Red Hawk Casino kicks off summer with the $2.5 million Carnival of Cash Giveaway. Red Hawk Rewards Club members can play carnival themed games online daily and at the casino beginning July 2 for instant prizes, plus be entered into the weekly and grand finale drawings. MarketWire

The TK Foundation Approves $2 Million for Maritime Education and Research
The TK Foundation is pleased to announce the approval of eight grants totalling nearly $2 million. The TK Foundation is a strong funding vehicle for maritime programs and youth development. Its maritime grant-making program is proactive, inviting maritime organizations to submit requests for funding in specific areas of interest to the Foundation. MarketWire

EPIC Hearing Health Care Urges Use of Ear Protection During July 4th Celebrations
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Webinar: Apperian and VDC Research to Detail How the Marriage of BYOD and Mobile Application Management Empowers the Enterprise
Apperian and VDC Research team up to present a webinar detailing the impact BYOD has on IT organizations today. Forward-thinking companies with mobile application management solutions in place recognize the consumerization of IT and mobility are underpinning the next significant increase in end-user productivity MarketWire

NeighborWorks America and Citi Foundation Support Programs to Help Individuals and Families Gain Greater Economic Stability
NeighborWorks America and the Citi Foundation are working together to level the economic playing field by providing financial capability programs across the country that support low- and moderate-income individuals who seek greater financial security through debt reduction and asset building strategies such as homeownership and attaining a college education MarketWire

Luxury Mall Shoppers Immune to Market Conditions, According to Eye
Luxury shoppers are bucking the trend in retail: visiting the mall more often and spending more money in each visit than the average shopper. They're in malls because they know they can find the most variety and enjoy spending time there. Leading mall media provider, Eye (@EYE_OutofHome), has conducted a study to better understand the mindset of Luxury Shoppers. MarketWire

WeVideo Delivers K-12 Collaborative Video Editing to Google Chromebook
(ISTE 2012) -- WeVideo (, creators of the world's most powerful and easy-to-use online video editing platform, today announced that it is bringing K-12 collaborative video editing to the Google Chromebook. The new WeVideo feature app is specifically tailored for the education market to meet the needs of teachers at multiple levels from K-12 MarketWire

University of Arkansas Renews Partnership With Paciolan
Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, and fundraising solutions in college athletics, announced today that University of Arkansas ("Arkansas") has renewed its partnership with the company for a five-year term MarketWire

Stratos and nanoMR Partner to Develop Technology for Faster, Cost-Effective Pathogen Detection
Stratos Product Development today announced its partnership with nanoMR to develop instrumentation for its unique Pathogen Capture System (PCS) that can rapidly isolate multiple cell types, including bacteria, directly from blood MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services Launches New Employment Website
AlliedBarton Security Services, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, announces the launch of their new employment website, This new career website provides a collaborative candidate experience and allows AlliedBarton recruiters to capture and analyze applicant data and target candidates more efficiently. MarketWire

2012 ITRI Forum Focuses on New Technologies and Venture Capital
Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), renowned throughout Taiwan and overseas for its applied science and technology research and development, held its annual ITRI Forum at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in the Bay Area city of Milpitas yesterday, June 25. The theme of this year's forum was Collaboration in Innovation and Commercialization Across the Pacific. ITRI President Dr MarketWire

The Bank of Maine Celebrates 178th Anniversary as Maine's Bank
The Bank of Maine today announced it is celebrating its 178th anniversary. The Bank serves Maine's communities with strong capital, innovative products, and unparalleled service. MarketWire

Societe de la Tour Eiffel : Major Refinancing of a EUR 120M Credit Line
SOCIETE DE LA TOUR EIFFEL Major refinancing of a EUR 120M credit line Société de la Tour Eiffel (STE) has concluded with a German bankthe refinancingof the EUR 116.9M credit line which was put into place by RBS at the outsetof STEas a SIIC in 2004 MarketWire

OnConference Adds Video Playback Feature
With the addition of a Video Playback feature to its web conference software, OnConference will be able to better service customers. The new feature allows users to play a video within web conferences. "Several of our customers have been asking us for this feature for some time," said Jerry Everett, President of OnConference. MarketWire

The Joint Commission's New Speak Up(TM) Video Highlights Patient Rights
The Joint Commission is proud to announce the release of its seventh episode in the animated Speak Up™ video series, "Speak Up: Know Your Rights." The new video features the characters Mira, Dr. Pierce, Nurse Amy and Armando as they depict the rights every patient should expect from their care givers. "Speak Up: Know Your Rights" stresses that everyone has the right to: MarketWire

Medical Alert Systems Provider, Personal Response Corporation, Offers Independence Day Internet Special
Just in time for this July 4th, medical alert systems provider, Personal Response Corporation, is offering a one-time only Internet special for customers purchasing three, six, or twelve months of service MarketWire

Georgia Leads the Country in New Job Creation
TriNet's SMBeat, a detailed analysis of trends in key human capital economic indicators for small businesses, reports that Georgia has shown the strongest employment growth in the United States in May with a job creation rate of 1.7 percent. At the other end of the spectrum, Florida is trailing the pack in terms of employment growth with job losses of 0.5 percent during May. MarketWire

Largest Free Single Day Concert in America Returns for 22nd Year to Celebrate Fourth of July
To kick off the Fourth of July celebration, tens of thousands of North Texas families will be descending on Southfork Ranch Saturday, June 30th for the 22nd annual Dallas/Fort Worth's 94.9 KLTY Celebrate Freedom® concert-festival event MarketWire

Yottaa Introduces Cloud-Based Firewall and Global DNS Service
Velocity Conference -- Yottaa, Inc., the cloud performance and security company, announced today that it has added cloud-based firewall and global DNS to the Yottaa product suite. With this move, Yottaa extends its suite beyond performance optimization, and into reliability and security. MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Announces Keynote Sessions for July Conference
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, today announced the speakers to be featured in its Keynote sessions at its upcoming conference and trade show, to be held July 11-13, 2012 at Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV MarketWire

Oklahoma Panhandle, Kansas Cropland to Sell at Auction
Approximately 8,633 acres of agricultural land in Oklahoma and Kansas will sell in back-to-back auctions Aug. 1-2, with Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company managing the sales for Stephens Land & Cattle Co. Inc. MarketWire

Leading Houston Brokerage, Formerly Prudential Gary Greene, REALTORS, Joins the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Network
Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate announced today that Gary Greene, REALTORS®, the residential real estate sales leader in Houston, Texas, has joined its growing franchise network. Owned by Mark Woodroof and Marilyn Eiland, the former Prudential Real Estate Services affiliate will now operate as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene MarketWire

Breker Verification Systems' TrekSoC Chosen by STMicroelectronics Automotive Products Group
Breker Verification Systems today announced that its TrekSoC™ software has been selected by STMicroelectronics' Automotive Product Group (APG) to automate the generation of self-verifying C test cases for multi-threaded system-on-chip (SoC) devices to verify the design of its powertrain engine control unit. MarketWire

Emory University Leverages NanoInk's Dip Pen Nanolithography to Quantify Forces Exerted by Single Receptor Molecules
NanoInk's NanoFabrication Systems Division is pleased to announce that Emory University recently purchased a Dip Pen Nanolithography® (DPN®) system to quantify the forces exerted by single receptor molecules in real time across entire cells or tissues MarketWire

SkinnyJeans(R) Launches Team Colors(R): Performance Jeans in the Exact Colors of Every University and Pro Sports Team in the USA
SkinnyJeans®, the original Skinny Jeans that make everyone look thinner, have just launched Team Colors ®, slimming, skinny jeans that match the colors of every university and pro sports team in the USA MarketWire

Allied Electronics Recognized for Distribution Excellence by Phoenix Contact
Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), was recognized by Phoenix Contact with the Distribution Excellence Award. Phoenix Contact is one of the more than 300 trusted brands Allied is authorized to distribute. The award was given to Allied Electronics for outstanding growth and marketing for 2011. MarketWire

DFMSim Signs Distribution Agreement With Leading US Process Control Company
Semiconductor software solutions leader, DFMSim, today announced a distribution agreement with a leading US process control original equipment manufacturer (OEM) that involves the integration of DFMSim's SMARTlitho manufacturing software into new tools for advanced process control and process diagnostics MarketWire

Axia Group (AGIJ: PK) to Open 2 More Collagenna Clinics
Axia Group's (AGIJ) (PINKSHEETS: AGIJ), ( Collagenna Skin Care Products is pleased to announce that it will open 2 more corporate owned clinics in the third quarter 2012. MarketWire

STAT Search Analytics Expands Enterprise SEO Analytics Offering Into Middle East and Asia-Pacific Markets
STAT Search Analytics ( has expanded its enterprise-level keyword tracking capabilities into Middle Eastern and Asia-Pacific countries, bringing the total number of supported countries to 44. STAT already supports keyword monitoring in countries such as the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Germany, France and more MarketWire

Strata Oil Provides Update on Cadotte Project
Strata Oil and Gas (OTCQB: SOIGF), a leader in the exploration and development of heavy oil from carbonates, today provided an update on activities and events at and near its Cadotte Project, located in the Peace River region of Alberta's Carbonate Triangle. Currently, the company is executing on Phase 1 of a five phase plan to develop its 52,480 acre holdings. MarketWire

MyAssist Offers Free Assistance to Anyone Caught in Tropical Storm Debby or Colorado-Utah Wildfires
MyAssist™, a leading live-agent personal assistance and concierge service for individuals and companies, today announced that anyone affected by Tropical Storm Debby or the wildfires raging in Colorado and Utah can use the MyAssist service at no charge MarketWire

Link Staffing Recognized as Top "Military Friendly Franchise" for Third Year in a Row
Link Staffing Services was recently named one of the top "Military Friendly Franchises" by G.I. Jobs Magazine for the third year in a row. Featured in their May issue, the list honors franchisors that offer the best incentive programs aimed at recruiting United States military veterans for franchise ownership. MarketWire

Huddle Unveils First Enterprise Content Discovery and Recommendation Technology for iPad
Huddle today announced that its enterprise content collaboration platform with intelligent file recommendation technology is now available for Huddle users on iPad. The new Huddle for iPad app responds to increasing enterprise demand for mobile collaboration tools that combine content management and social interactions. MarketWire

Sonnenblick-Eichner Company Arranges $42,000,000 of First Mortgage Financing for the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
Sonnenblick-Eichner Company announced today that it has arranged $42,000,000 of first mortgage financing for the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans, a 364-room, 17-story, full-service hotel, located in the center of New Orleans' Central Business District and adjacent to the internationally renowned French Quarter. The property is proximate to the Ernest N MarketWire

Intersil Introduces Ultra-Low Lux Digital Ambient Light Sensor
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today announced the release of an ultra-low lux ambient light sensor, the ISL29033. With linear sensitivity down to 0.0019 lux, the ISL29033 is ideal for very low light applications such as light sensing behind dark glass and industrial design-challenging applications where typical light sensors have insufficient sensitivity (i.e. indirect light applications). MarketWire

Javelin Semiconductor Chooses Kilopass Non Volatile Memory Intellectual Property Core for MIPI RFFE Digital Interface in Next-Generation CMOS Power Amplifiers
Kilopass Technology Inc., a leading provider of semiconductor logic non-volatile memory (NVM) intellectual property (IP), today announced that Javelin Semiconductor has selected the XPM (eXtra Permanent Memory) Non Volatile Memory (NVM) Intellectual Property (IP) core for its latest product development MarketWire

Media Alert: Ingram Micro Hosts 2012 Health IT Innovation Summit in Southern California on June 28
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced it will co-host the 2012 Health IT Innovation Summit on June 28 at the Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, Calif., in conjunction with HIMSS' Southern California chapter and UC Irvine's Center for Digital Transformation. MarketWire

Bauxite Resources Ltd. Retains RB Milestone Group LLC as Its Corporate Communications Firm
RB Milestone Group LLC ("RBMG"), a high-end corporate communications firm specializing in small-cap companies in a variety of industries, has just announced that Bauxite Resources Limited (ASX: BAU) has retained RBMG to strengthen shareholder value with Market Intelligence, Corporate Advisory, Public Relations, and Equity Research initiatives. Bauxite Resources Ltd MarketWire

Longfellow Benefits Joins Cristo Rey Boston High School's Work-Study Program
Longfellow Benefits has joined Cristo Rey Boston High School's work-study program. The Boston-based employee benefits brokerage and consultancy will employ Cristo Rey students this summer and during the coming school year. MarketWire

Smartronix Awarded Military Health System Pacific Joint Information Technology Center (JITC) Contract
The TRICARE Management Activity awarded Smartronix a prime contract to develop new information technology (IT) systems for the Military Health System (MHS) Pacific Joint Information Technology Center (JITC) MarketWire

Social Responsibility Is Nice But Not Worth Paying for in Today's Economy, According to Wealthy Consumers Surveyed by Luxury Institute
In a new survey by the independent and objective New York-based Luxury Institute, "Corporate Social Responsibility: The Wealthy Consumer's Viewpoint," U.S. consumers earning at least $150,000 per year define socially responsible corporate behavior, rate companies and divulge importance of socially responsible practices in shaping purchase decisions MarketWire

Geomagic Signs Partnership Agreement With Ubisense
Ubisense Inc. is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with Germany based IT and software provider, Geomagic GmbH. MarketWire

CORE ECS Wins PG&E Awards for Helping Schools Lower Energy Bill With Dell KACE
CORE Education and Consulting Solutions, Inc., an end-to-end education-focused, technology-enabled solutions provider, today announced it has picked up two awards from the PG&E Trade Professional Alliance for providing schools with cost- and energy-saving opportunities that directly affect the bottom line. MarketWire

National Safe Boating Council Encourages Boaters to Take "Safe Summer Pledge" Before July 4th Holiday
The 4th of July celebration is right around the corner and is a popular time for boaters to get out and enjoy being on the water with family and friends. But, with approximately 500 people drowning each year from recreational boating accidents, it is imperative to always boat responsibly, including wearing a life jacket, being alert and aware while on the water, and obeying navigation rules. MarketWire

Lexington Solutions Visualizes the Future of LIHTC Asset Management

Leads360 Appoints Industry Veteran Mark DuVall as CTO
Leads360, the market-leader in consumer sales automation and telephony, is pleased to announce the addition of Mark DuVall as chief technology officer. With more than 29 years of experience architecting and building complex systems to support a wide variety of industries, DuVall is a seasoned technology entrepreneur with a history of successful ventures. MarketWire

BMO Spend & Payment Solutions and Chrome River Announce Strategic Partnership
Today's hectic schedules create a new imperative for business solutions to work easily and intuitively, especially when professionals are on the road MarketWire

Safelite AutoGlass Wins Two 2012 American Business Awards for Customer Service and Employee Engagement
Safelite AutoGlass®, the largest U.S. vehicle glass repair and replacement company, has earned national awards for both superior customer service and human resource management MarketWire

Virtual Hold Technology Adds Videlica as Global Reseller Partner
Virtual Hold Technology® (VHT®), a world leader in enterprise conversation strategies that enhance the customer experience, has added Videlica, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, to its vendor-partner network. From its six international offices, Videlica serves customers in 13 countries including Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, Mexico, England and Ireland MarketWire

BrightScope Releases Top 15 Memphis Area-Based RIA Firms
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 15 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms in the Memphis area, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

RentHop Provides New Option for Chicago-Area Apartment Hunters: Listings Ranked by Quality
RentHop, the smarter apartment search marketplace, announced today that it is expanding its free service to the Chicago metro area, providing renters in the Windy City with a better way to find the apartment of their dreams at The site's key innovation is the HopScore, a set of sophisticated quantitative algorithms that ranks and sorts available listings by quality MarketWire

Bessemer Venture Partners Promotes Ambar Bhattacharyya to Vice President
Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), a global venture capital firm, today announced the promotion of Ambar Bhattacharyya to vice president. MarketWire

Third Annual Barrett-Jackson Orange County Auction Concludes With More Than $14 Million in Revenue; Over 54,000 in Attendance
Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that its third Annual Orange County, Calif. auction, held June 22-24 at the OC Fair & Event Center, generated more than $14 million in sales of Classics, Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, Resto-Mods, Exotics and Contemporary Collectibles in front of a crowd of over 54,000. MarketWire

Presidio Bank Offers Clients Online Banking Fraud Protection
Presidio Bank, an innovative San Francisco business bank, is increasing protection for its clients against threats from cyber thieves targeting ACH, wire transfers and online banking. Industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. estimates that cyber criminals have stolen more than $3 billion from banks, business and municipalities in the U.S. using financial malware MarketWire

ProSight Specialty Insurance Announces the Appointment of Mark Popolano as Chief Information Officer
ProSight Specialty Insurance announced that it continues its hiring of elite industry leadership with the appointment of Mark Popolano as its Chief Information Officer. Mr. Popolano is an experienced IT executive with a deep background in property and casualty insurance, having served as Global CIO for AIG from 2000 to 2007. MarketWire

Enterprise Holdings' Chairman and CEO Discusses Past Failures, Future Challenges to Sustainable Local Mobility at Corporate Eco Forum
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Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. Commences Tender Offer
Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) (the "Fund") announced that it commenced a tender offer today, June 25, 2012. As previously announced, the Fund will purchase up to 25% of its outstanding shares of common stock at a price equal to 95% of its net asset value per share determined on the date the tender offer expires. The tender offer will expire on July 24, 2012, at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Sweetwater Resources Announces New Director
Sweetwater Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "Sweetwater") (OTCBB: SWTR) (OTCQB: SWTR) is proud to announce that Mr. Arthur Akeroyd has joined the Board of Directors. MarketWire

DiMi Telematics International to Commence National Televised and Online Media Campaign
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Love Funding and Wood Partners Close $26.8 Million Construction Loan for Alta Mira in Miami
Love Funding, one of the nation's leading providers of FHA multifamily and healthcare financing, and national multifamily developer Wood Partners announced the closing of a $26.8 million loan for the construction of Alta Mira Apartments, a new market-rate apartment community in Miami. Construction is scheduled to begin in July with the first units expected to be available in February 2013. MarketWire

King & Spalding Adds Henry G. Burnett and James E. Berger in New York
Continuing the expansion of its global disputes practice, King & Spalding has added partners Henry G. ("Harry") Burnett and James E. Berger in its New York office. MarketWire

Rene Ruiz Truly Is the Fabric of Miami
Rene Ruiz is defined by his fusion of modern glamour with expert craftsmanship. He has a passion for creating designs that are both modern and hip. Ruiz blends contemporary details with refined sex appeal. He is renowned among socialites and celebrities from New York to LA and Dallas to Dubai. MarketWire

Verocel Awarded WAAS Safety Computer Contract
Verocel Inc., a leading independent software verification company serving the global safety-critical software industry, announced today it has received a $6.2 million single-source contract from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to develop the next-generation safety computer for use in the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) MarketWire

Jinni Announces Release of First Set-Top-Box Offering Personalization of Real-Time Linear TV by Unique Viewers' Taste Profiles
Jinni, the semantic taste & mood based discovery engine for entertainment, has announced the launch of the first Jinni-powered set-top-box providing TV subscribers with a truly user-centric content discovery and viewing experience over linear TV and VOD MarketWire

Tara Minerals Acquires 100% of Champinon Iron Ore Property
Tara Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: TARM) (BERLIN: 6T3) is pleased to announce that it has acquired 100% of the title to the Champinon iron ore property in Mexico for $2,175,000 plus any applicable Added Value Tax. The previous agreement with the vendor included a royalty of $5 per tonne of iron ore sold MarketWire

Red Hot Trading Elates Subscribers as Stock Alerts Continue 100% Winning Streak
Traders often find it extremely difficult to find top-notch trading ideas. What differentiates the many blogs and services available on the internet is history and proven performance. In these, stands out. Since 1998, has helped investors navigate the ups and downs with an extremely impressive track record MarketWire

SideCar Connects Drivers and Passengers One Ride at a Time
SideCar (, the first on-demand rideshare community, launched today after successful beta testing in San Francisco. SideCar has been operating in beta since mid-February, and has already facilitated 10,000 rides across the city of San Francisco. SideCar is a new peer-to-peer transportation community that provides members a new option for personal transportation MarketWire

Quorum's One-Click Backup, Recovery and Continuity Solution Key in Face of Natural Disaster
With hurricane season now in full swing, the nation's 23 million small and mid-sized businesses are once again reminded that their ability to quickly restore data, applications and servers following a natural disaster can mean the difference between survival and closure. Indeed, the stakes are high: Aberdeen Group estimates that downtime costs a mid-sized company an average of $74,000 an hour(1) MarketWire

Emerging Media Earns WBENC Certification as Woman-Owned Business
Emerging Media, an award-winning firm specializing in developing revenue-generating public relations, social media and marketing programs for its clients, received national certification as a woman-owned business by the Women Presidents' Educational Organization (WPEO), a regional certifying partner of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) MarketWire

AeroGrow Reports Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2012
AeroGrow International, Inc. (OTCQB: AERO) (PINKSHEETS: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® line of indoor gardening products, announced results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire, Inc. Announces Revenue Sharing Agreement With One of the World's Largest Networks of (MMOGs) Massively Multi-Player Online Games, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BZRT) announces today that it has concluded a Letter Agreement with Viral Pwnage, LLC online gaming site that has approximately 34,000,000 participating players throughout the world, with a sub-set of 15,000,000 participating players ages 8-17,'s target market. MarketWire

DEMO Fall 2012 Accepting Demonstrator Scholarship Applications Until July 6
The DEMO Conference, world-renowned for launching the most innovative companies in enterprise, mobile, cloud computing, consumer, social media and disruptive technologies, has announced that it is now accepting applications for DEMO Fall 2012, which will take place in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, California, October 1-3, 2012 MarketWire

Billeo Makes Online Payments a Zip With ZipThru Pay and Buy
Billeo, Inc., creator of apps that help consumers save time and money while shopping or paying bills online, today announced its ZipThru Pay and ZipThru Buy services. The ZipThru services allow Billeo's business customers to simplify and speed up the online shopping and bill pay payment experience MarketWire

ContraFect Announces Appointment of Sir Richard Sykes to Board of Directors
ContraFect Corporation announced today that Sir Richard Sykes, FRS, has joined the company's Board of Directors. Sir Richard has over 30 years of experience within the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, serving as Chief Executive and Chairman of GlaxoWellcome from 1995 to 2000 and then as Chairman of GlaxoSmithkline until 2002. MarketWire

PTS, Inc. (PTSH) 3 Significant & Major Contracts/Developments
PTS, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PTSH) subsidiary Navistar Global Logistics (UK) Ltd (Navistar) Navistar is pleased to announce three major projects underway. MarketWire

BMO Capital Markets Named Best Trade Bank in Canada for Third Consecutive Year
For the third consecutive year, BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), has been named the Best Trade Bank in Canada by Trade Finance magazine. MarketWire

Telx Hosts Annual Marketplace LIVE Event
Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud computing enablement services and data center solutions, today announced that the annual Marketplace LIVE event, formerly known as the Customer Business Exchange (CBX), will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at the TimesCenter in New York City MarketWire

NutraCea Exhibiting at the IFT 2012 Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today announced that the Company is exhibiting at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) 2012 Annual Meeting and Food Expo. MarketWire

Celtra Launches New AdCreator 3 for Mobile Advertisers
Celtra Inc., the industry leader for rich media advertising and analytics across mobile devices, today announced the launch of its all new AdCreator 3 to provide mobile advertisers with a brilliantly simple rich media ad production and delivery platform that offers a superior consumer experience MarketWire

Hitor Group Shareholder Update Announcing Progress and New Initiatives
The Hitor Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HITR) (BERLIN: HTOG) - 2011 was a year of steady, continuous forward momentum for the company. We will continue this development with several new initiatives for 2012. We have boosted our management team and developed new relationships around the globe to support the company's path towards achieving sales revenue. MarketWire

Skystar's Huxian Veterinary Drug Manufacturing Plant Passes the Ministry of Agriculture's Onsite GMP Recertification Testing

Paydiant's Cloud Mobile Wallet Earns appSecure Certification
Paydiant, a provider of cloud-based mobile wallet and mobile payment solutions for retailers, banks and processors, today announced that its mobile payments platform has earned the highly-regarded appSecure™ certification from viaForensics MarketWire

QuickLogic to Showcase VEE-Enabled Display Daughter Card for Dragonboard at the Qualcomm Uplinq Conference
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the leader in low-power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), is showcasing its CSSP solutions at the 2012 Qualcomm Uplinq Conference in San Diego on June 27 and 28. Attendees will learn how ArcticLink® III VX CSSP solutions can be deployed to bridge Qualcomm's Dragonboard™ MIPI DSI interface to tablet displays with the LVDS interface. MarketWire

First China Pharma Appoints James McTevia to Board of Directors
First China Pharmaceutical Group, Inc. (OTCBB: FCPG) ("First China" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce and welcome the appointment, effective immediately, of Mr. James V. McTevia to the Company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Atlantis Computing's Atlantis ILIO 3.0 Achieves VMware Ready(TM) Status
Atlantis Computing™, a leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced that its Atlantis ILIO solution has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that Atlantis ILIO has undergone detailed test procedures and is supported on VMware vSphere® 5.0 for production environments. MarketWire

TuneIn and Carolla Digital Announce Strategic Alliance
TuneIn, a service that lets people listen to the world's music, sports and news, and Carolla Digital, the producers of The Adam Carolla Show and other popular comedy broadcasts, today announced a strategic alliance to deliver Carolla Digital shows to more than 30 million monthly active TuneIn listeners MarketWire

Kaseya Helped Waka Digital Media Corporation Ensure the Availability of Electronic Patient Records in the Aftermath of a Tornado
Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management software, today announced that Waka Digital Media Corporation, a provider of IT services to healthcare organizations in New England, was able to maintain its clients' business continuity in the immediate aftermath of a tornado that tore through the western portion of Massachusetts in 2011 MarketWire

New Album From Linkin Park 'LIVING THINGS' Out Today; "BURN IT DOWN" #1 Rock Song in the US; Band to Perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live and X Games; Honda Civic Tour Kicks Off August 11th
From their official website LINKIN PARK's fifth studio album, LIVING THINGS (Machine Shop Recordings / Warner Bros) is out today and available on iTunes. Fans that purchase LIVING THINGS today on will get a special bonus 'Remix Subscription' and receive one remix a month from the album for the rest of the year. MarketWire

Former Nordstrom Executive and Fashion Industry Expert Loretta Soffe Joins Advisory Board of Shopping App Developer Zoomingo
Zoomingo, Inc., creators of shopping discovery apps that help consumers find the best sales in their local stores anywhere in the nation, today announced the addition of fashion industry expert and veteran Nordstrom executive Loretta Soffe to its advisory board. MarketWire

New Stafford Shaft Collar Clamps and Adjusts Without Tools
Stafford Manufacturing Corp. has introduced a new, lever-actuated shaft collar for non-rotary applications that is easy to remove and requires no tools, making it ideal for automation and EOAT. MarketWire

Net Savings Link Adds Veteran Software Engineer to Their Board of Directors
Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTCBB: NSAV), a company that generates revenue by providing high impact, electronically deliverable and individually branded incentives to businesses, organizations, non-profits and networks to increase their traffic, sales and profits, announced today the addition of Jon Wallen, veteran software engineer and entrepreneur, to their Board of Directors. MarketWire

Badgequo Selects Epicor to Drive Future Growth

Rosetta Genomics Announces New York State Approval for miRview(R) lung
Rosetta Genomics (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostic assays, announced that the New York State Department of Health ("NYSDOH") has given the Company conditional approval for its miRview® lung assay for testing on patient samples from the State. New York is the only U.S MarketWire

KEMP Technologies Arrives in Brazil, Bringing to the Market a Family of Application Delivery Controller and Server Load Balancers
KEMP Technologies, a global company that provides hardware and software-based server and website load balancing, has just arrived in Brazil. KEMP Technologies provides LoadMaster solutions that help companies streamline access to distributed applications, both over the Internet and private networks MarketWire

People's United Bank Taps Smartleaf to Transform Wealth Management Business
Smartleaf, Inc., a leading provider of overlay portfolio management solutions to the wealth management industry, announced today that People's United Bank, the premier, community-focused, regional bank headquartered in the Northeast, has chosen Smartleaf's overlay technology for its Wealth Management business MarketWire

Roosters Men's Grooming Center Makes Sure Guys Are Looking Good in Greenville
Roosters Men's Grooming Center (MGC) is making sure that guys are "looking good" in Greenville. MarketWire

EXIT Realty Agents Recognized Among the Nation's Top 1000
EXIT Associates from across the US were named among America's top real estate sales professionals and are now members of "The Thousand," a national awards ranking measured by REAL Trends and featured in a special advertising section of The Wall Street Journal. "The Thousand" honors the top 1,000 residential agents and agent teams in the following four categories: MarketWire

Currensee Appoints Jonathan Jesse as Vice President of Engineering
Currensee (, the industry's first foreign exchange (Forex) alternative investment service, today announced it has named Jonathan Jesse vice president of engineering MarketWire

Merchant Warehouse Announces Partnership With VeriFone as Preferred Hardware Provider for Genius
Merchant Warehouse®, a leader and innovator in payment solutions, announced a partnership with VeriFone Systems, Inc. as a preferred hardware provider for the Genius™ platform MarketWire

Zeidman Consulting Finds Matching Oracle and Google Files Not Addressed in Court
Zeidman Consulting decided to take a look at the copyright accusations in the intellectual property lawsuit of Oracle v. Google and examined the source code to determine if all copied code was found. It turns out it wasn't -- a significant amount of code, nearly identical, was missed entirely. MarketWire

PPM Leaders Share Best Practices at Planisware's 2012 Life Sciences Summit in Washington, D.C.
Planisware™, the leading global provider of Project & Product Portfolio Management solutions recently concluded their 2012 Life Sciences Summit at the distinctive Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel, in Washington, D.C MarketWire

TRUSTe Releases Q2 Consumer Privacy Index
TRUSTe, the leading privacy management solutions provider, today released the second Consumer Confidence Edition (Q2 2012) of its ongoing Privacy Index Series measuring privacy concerns of U.S. consumers and their business impact MarketWire

KL Energy Corporation Announces First Large Scale Use of Its Second Generation Ethanol
KL Energy Corporation ("KLE") (OTCQX: KLEG) (PINKSHEETS: KLEG) today announced that part of the ethanol produced in its US demonstration plant in 2011 has been successfully tested by Petrobras SA ("Petrobras") in a large-scale trial in Brazil. MarketWire Expands Offering With Improved, Direct-to-Consumer Travel Insurance Policies From Old Republic (, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the trip coverage they need, today announced that insurance partner Old Republic Insurance Company has upgraded the travel insurance policies it offers through MarketWire

ExecEvent Announces Agenda Details; Upcoming Conference to Include SSD, Venture Capital Panels and Emerging Vendor Showcases
The ExecEvent today announced agenda details for its upcoming BIG Event, July 10-11 in Santa Clara, CA at the Network Meeting Center at Techmart. The event features two full days of information and networking for executives from across the storage spectrum in the U.S. MarketWire

Tech Awards Circle Recognizes Industry's Best Products, Vendors, Execs in 4th Annual Competition
Tech Awards Circle (, a uniquely unbiased, independent awards program, today announced the winners of its fourth annual competition. The winners represent a broad range of product achievements, from hardware to software in consumer/SOHO, SMB, midrange and enterprise markets. Tech Awards Circle also honors talented executive leadership and engineering innovators. MarketWire

Spiracur Announces New SNaP Bridge Dressing for Plantar Surface Wound Care
Spiracur Inc., the developer of disposable, non-powered negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) solutions, today announced the introduction of the SNaP® Wound Care System's Bridge Dressing for the plantar surface of the foot. The new dressing is designed to move pressure points off of the wound and deliver effective, continuous treatment MarketWire

Bombardier Confirms Order for 150 Additional Rail Cars for the San Francisco Bay Area
Bombardier Transportation announced today that the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) confirmed an order for 150 additional rail cars valued at approximately $266 million US ($274 million CDN, 213 million euro). The order represents the exercise of an option under a contract signed on June 14, 2012 MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Commences Summer Drill Program
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(OTCQX: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") is pleased to announce a drilling rig has been mobilized to the first location of the summer drill program and drilling has commenced. MarketWire

Bio-Matrix Scientific Group, Inc. Recruits Senior Scientist for Its Regen BioPharma Subsidiary
Bio-Matrix Scientific Group, Inc. (OTCQB: BMSN) (PINKSHEETS: BMSN) announced today Thomas E. Ichim, PhD has joined the management team of its Regen BioPharma, Inc. subsidiary as Chief Scientific Officer and Director of Research. Regen BioPharma is the company's translational medicine platform for the rapid commercialization of stem cell therapies. MarketWire

Epicor Continues to Expand Distribution-Specific Functionality in Latest Version of Wholesale Distribution ERP Solution
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced the general availability of version 12 MarketWire

EnerNOC Surpasses $1.6 Billion in Contracted Revenues
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that as of June 1, 2012 it has surpassed $1.6 billion in contracted revenues, an increase of 23% year-over-year, highlighting the strong demand for EnerNOC's industry-leading products and services worldwide. MarketWire

LiqTech International, Inc. Announces CEO Purchases Additional Shares of the Company
LiqTech International, Inc. (OTCQX: LIQT) (OTCBB: LIQT) ("LiqTech") is pleased to announce its CEO, Lasse Andreassen, has recently purchased 537,000 restricted shares of LiqTech International at $2.65. MarketWire

Cloud Data Encryption Provider Vaultive Launches Advantage Partner Program
Vaultive, a provider of cloud data encryption solutions that enable organizations to leverage the economy and efficiency of cloud computing while maintaining the data security, control and compliance advantages of on-premise computing, today announced the launch of its channel strategy with the introduction of the new Vaultive Advantage Partner Program MarketWire Universal Bioenergy to Cash in Big on Natural Gas, a Truly Undervalued Commodity, the U.S. leader in equity reports, offers quality reports to investors looking for the most undervalued companies in the market. Premier Equity Reports provides its subscribers with timely information and exclusive analysis on U.S. companies with substantial upside potential. Premier Equity Reports is the #1 free financial newsletter in the industry MarketWire

IceWEB Announces Entry Into Rackspace Partner Program to Provide Turnkey Cloud Storage Solution
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, today announced it has entered into the Partner Program for Rackspace® Hosting, (NYSE: RAX), the service leader in cloud computing MarketWire

Schedulicity Announces More Than $1 Billion in Commerce Booked
Schedulicity (, the leader in online scheduling for appointment-dependent small businesses, today announced that the company has surpassed $1 billion in appointment-based commerce. This growth has been accelerated by Schedulicity's recent expansion into 50+ verticals, up from 35+ just a year ago MarketWire

VDO-Ph International Releases Initial List of Certified Hardware Providers for Its VDOTel Voice & Video Service
VDO-Ph International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VDPH) announces VDOTel hardware providers' certifications. MarketWire

LeadMD Recognized as Stevie(R) Award Winner in the 2012 American Business Awards(SM) for Customer Service Department of the Year
LeadMD, a consulting services company specializing in marketing automation and CRM, today announced that their customer service department has been awarded a Silver Stevie® Award in the category of Customer Service Department of the Year. The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A MarketWire

Centrify Selected to Present on Future of Secure, Universal Access at Oppenheimer West Coast Software Showcase

Ingen Prepares for a National Distribution Program
Ingen Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IGNT), an emerging medical device manufacturer with proprietary products for the growing $4B respiratory markets, announced today that the company has placed its Oxyview product line with a leading national medical supplier for the home healthcare and hospital markets. An announcement will be made at the proper time in the near future. MarketWire

REMINDER: Peoplefluent to Present Webinar on Bridging the HR Gap Between Learning and Performance
WHO: Peoplefluent™, offering a unique combination of best-of-breed social, mobile and cloud-based suite solutions for Talent Management, Vendor Management and Workforce Compliance and Diversity WHAT: Will present a complimentary webinar titled "Knowledge to Action: Bridging the HR Gap between Learning and Performance." WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 1:00 p.m MarketWire

Ford research selects Nokia Location Platform for innovation project
Ford and Nokia research a smarter and morepersonalized driving experience MarketWire

Nutanix Laps the Competition at Interop Tokyo; Wins Best of Show Grand Prix Award
Nutanix (, the first company to offer a SAN-Free datacenter platform for VMware virtualized workloads was honored to receive -- in partnership with Nissho Electronics -- the prestigious Grand Prix Award for Best of Show at Interop Japan. Nissho Electronics, a Platinum Nutanix Reseller, was first to market with Nutanix Complete Cluster in Asia Pacific markets. MarketWire

New Summer Princess and Knight Training Begins the July 4th Holiday Week for Young Royal Guests Attending Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Hear ye! Hear ye! Weekends this summer, Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament invites the royal children of the audience -- ages 5 through 12 -- into the arena one hour before the first performance to participate in a hands-on experience of being a royal Princess or Knight of the Realm. Princess and Knight Training sessions are free with paid show admission. MarketWire

GE Healthcare Renews Partnership With ServiceSource in Asia Pacific to Drive More Recurring Service Revenue, Optimize Customer Satisfaction
ServiceSource® (NASDAQ: SREV), the global leader in Service Revenue Management, today announced that GE Healthcare (NYSE: GE) has expanded its partnership with ServiceSource in Asia-Pacific to drive renewal of recurring service contracts for both small and large scale medical equipment MarketWire

San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon Lectures on Ethnic Rhinoplasty at CSPS Meeting
At the recent Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS), board-certified facial plastic surgeon Dr. John Hilinski delivered a presentation that discussed various techniques and approaches to ethnic rhinoplasty MarketWire

Social Media Continues to Enhance Patient Care for Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist
According to a recent survey from National Research Corp, one in five Americans currently use social media websites as a source for healthcare information. As social media continues to play an integral role in online patient education, Beverly Hills cosmetic dentist Dr MarketWire

Mattersight Added to the Russell 3000 Index
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced it has been included in the Russell 3000® Index. Mattersight will also be included in the Russell 2000® Index and the Russell Global® Index. MarketWire

Kred Rewards Debuts Internationally With Five Strategic Partners Offering a Transparent Social Media Platform to Target Influential People and Their Connections
Kred, the leader in Community Influence and Outreach analytics, today announced the launch of Kred Rewards, the first shareable and transparent rewards program for social media influencers. Early marketing partners committed to working with Kred Rewards include SOL REPUBLIC, popchips, Zinio Networks, AVG Technologies and .CO Internet MarketWire

Nexsan Appoints George Symons as Chief Strategy Officer
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of data storage systems, today announced that it has appointed George Symons as Chief Strategy Officer. A seasoned storage industry veteran, Symons will be responsible for developing the long-term corporate and market strategy for Nexsan as the company continues its growth trajectory, especially in the area of Hybrid Unified Storage. MarketWire

Cloud-Based Gaming Leader Kizi Selects Porticor to Protect User Information, Company Intellectual Property in the Cloud

VPI Ranked as 'Hot Vendor' in Ventana Research's 2012 Value Index for Contact Center Agent Performance Management
Ventana Research, a leading benchmark research and advisory services firm, has ranked VPI (Voice Print International, as a top software vendor in the 2012 Value Index for Agent Performance Management MarketWire

Bonanza Goldfields Names Former US Mint Executive as President and CEO
Bonanza Goldfields Corp. (OTCQB: BONZ) (PINKSHEETS: BONZ) ("Bonanza" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has named former United States Mint Chief Strategy Officer, Michael Stojsavljevich, as President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Peter Cao, Bonanza's departing interim President and CEO, will continue serving as a member of the Board of Directors MarketWire

Partners Rapidly Achieving Oracle Exastack Optimized Certification Through Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Appoints Seasoned Industrials Executive Kevin Longe as Chief Operating Officer
Dynamic Materials Corporation (DMC) (NASDAQ: BOOM), a diversified provider of industrial products and services, and the world's leading manufacturer of explosion-welded clad metal plates, today announced the appointment of Kevin Longe to executive vice president and chief operating officer, newly created positions on DMC's executive management team MarketWire

Organic Alliance Brings SEC Financial Reports Current; Shares Upgraded to OTCQB
Organic Alliance, Inc. (OTCQB: ORGC), a company that sources, markets and distributes primarily organic foods internationally, today announced that it is current in its filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and its common stock has been upgraded to trade on the OTC Markets' OTCQB Market Tier. MarketWire

Kiva City LA Offers a Way for Everyone to Lend Support to Small Businesses
Kiva City Los Angeles (LA), an initiative that enables anyone with access to the internet a chance to support small business owners, local economies, and local jobs in Los Angeles launched today. The initiative also aims to expand the awareness and availability of microfinance opportunities among small business owners and aspiring owners in the Greater Los Angeles Area MarketWire

Partners Continue to Leverage Oracle Technology and Enablement Resources to Deliver Differentiated Value to Customers Around the Globe
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Howard A. Schmidt, Former White House Cybersecurity Coordinator, Joins Qualys Board of Directors
Qualys®, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that Howard A. Schmidt will join the Qualys Board of Directors MarketWire

Neiman Marcus, ModCloth, and Guess? Attracting New Customers and Sales With BloomReach Big Data Marketing Applications
BloomReach, creators of Big Data marketing applications, today announced multiple well-known fashion retailers as successful customers. Neiman Marcus, ModCloth, and Guess?, Inc. are successfully attracting new customers and growing revenues using BloomSearch, its natural search application MarketWire

Amtel Announces Mobile Device Management (MDM) Pricing for K-12 Schools
Amtel Inc., the industry's first integrated solution for managing mobile device security and telecom expenses, today announced a Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution targeted at K-12 schools with a flat-rate fee to support an unlimited number of devices. MarketWire

Micro Center Named First Retail Outlet to Carry Lantronix' xPrintServer for iOS Printing
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, today announced it has signed a distribution partnership with Micro Center to market and sell its award-winning xPrintServer™ Network Edition, iOS printing solution MarketWire

Earth Rangers Chooses Oracle's Pillar Axiom 600 Storage System for Award-Winning, Eco-Friendly Storage Implementation
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Real Estate Professionals Accelerate Technology Spending but Hang Onto Direct Mail, According to Study
(NASDAQ: LEDR) -- A recent survey of more than 2,000 real estate professionals has indicated overall spending on technology and technology-related marketing services is increasing, especially among the industry's most successful agents, but real estate professionals continue to invest in direct mail as a preferred marketing vehicle. MarketWire

MutualMind Pivots to Social Commerce Analytics Strategy With Appointment of Eric Gore to Company President
MutualMind, Inc., the leading analytics and engagement platform developer for social commerce and marketing providers, announced the promotion of Eric Gore to the position of President, thus further strengthening the company's commitment toward establishing a leadership position in the rapidly expanding social shopper and social commerce analytics and engagement markets. MarketWire

Mitchell's Lapping for Leukemia Team to Compete in 24 Hours of LeMons Race
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty Claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced its Lapping for Leukemia racing team, powered by the Company's charitable works program called (m)Community, is once again hitting the track for the 24 Hours of LeMons race MarketWire

Clear Capital Announces New Insight Into Rental Values
Clear Capital (, a leading provider of data and solutions for residential and commercial real estate asset valuations, announced today the availability of its Rental Market Report MarketWire

Whaleback Appoints Chris Daly as Chief Revenue Officer
Whaleback Managed Services, the leader in managed unified communications services, today announced the appointment of Chris Daly as Chief Revenue Officer MarketWire

Metamarkets Wins Best Cloud Application Award at Cloud Computing World Series Awards
Metamarkets, a leader in Big Data analytics, today announced it has won the award for Best Cloud Application at the 2012 Cloud Computing World Series Awards. Judged by an independent panel of industry experts, the awards were presented to winners at the 4th Annual Cloud Computing World Forum on June 12, 2012, in Earl's Court, London MarketWire

SGS Life Science Services Selects Oracle Health Sciences LabPas to Accelerate Phase I Clinical Trial Subject Recruitment, Improve Information Sharing, and Streamline Workflow
DIA 2012 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Imagine Communications and Falcon IP/Complete Partner to Accelerate Deployment of Multiscreen IP Video
Imagine Communications, a leading innovator in advanced digital video solutions, today announced that Falcon IP/Complete has become a technical partner and reseller of Imagine's industry leading transcoding solutions for multiscreen IP video MarketWire

Oracle Introduces New Version of Oracle Health Sciences Translational Research Center With On-Premise and Cloud Deployment Options
DIA 2012 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

AMD SeaMicro SM10000-XE Micro Server Achieves Red Hat Certification
Red Hat Summit and JBoss World 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Red Hat has certified the SeaMicro SM10000-XE™ server. The AMD team completed a rigorous process to achieve this hardware certification from Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions MarketWire

Bergen County Sheriff's Office Selects BridgeWave's Millimeter Wave Wireless Solutions to Fortify Network Infrastructure
BridgeWave Communications, the leading supplier of 4G millimeter wave backhaul solutions, today announced that the Bergen County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) in Hackensack, New Jersey, selected BridgeWave's 60 GHz wireless links to strengthen its network backbone MarketWire

San Francisco Giants Select AMD as Multi-Year Technology Partner
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Major League Baseball's (MLB) San Francisco Giants selected AMD as a technology partner. The Giants have recently installed 66 new AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU)-based HP TouchSmart 320m All-In-One (AIO) touchscreen systems at AT&T Park, which will be followed by deployments of other AMD-powered systems throughout the organization. MarketWire

Cisco Unified Communications Release 9.0 Gives Users Access to Premium Collaboration Tools From Unlikely Places and More Devices
As end-user demands for premium mobility and collaboration solutions continue to escalate, and businesses seek cost-effective ways to deliver the technology needed to meet those expectations, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced a bevy of new services and capabilities for the Cisco® Unified Communications Manager platform MarketWire

Teleran(C) to Present Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse Best Practices at Oracle Global Leaders Conference
Teleran Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of visibility, optimization and control software for business intelligence (BI), data warehouse and big data, announced that the company is presenting its BI/data warehouse monitoring best practices at the Oracle Data Warehouse Global Leaders Program today in New York City. MarketWire

Sharda Motor Industries Ltd. Selects MSC Fatigue for Durability Analysis
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that Sharda Motor Industries Ltd., one of the leading suppliers of exhaust systems to premiere Automotive OEMs in India, has incorporated MSC Fatigue into their Virtual Product Development process MarketWire

Oracle Announces the Oracle Customer Experience Summit @ OpenWorld in San Francisco During Oracle OpenWorld 2012
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Marathon Technologies to Provide Fault Tolerance for Award Winning Radio Automation System

The Fraser Institute: Oklahoma Ranked No. 1 Spot for Oil and Gas Investment Worldwide in New Global Survey
Oklahoma is the best place on earth for oil and gas investment, according to international petroleum executives and managers who participated in the annual Global Petroleum Survey released today by the Fraser Institute, one of the world's leading free-market think-tanks. MarketWire

Evolving Systems Expands Its Footprint Within Global Telecommunications Group With an Additional Win in Africa
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announces yet another African subsidiary within this global telecommunications group has selected the Company's Tertio service activation solution. MarketWire

Cellceutix Novel Anti-Cancer Drug Kevetrin(TM) Receives IRB and SRC Approvals for Clinical Trials at Harvard's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) (the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, is pleased to follow-up on its press release from Friday, June 22, 2012 in which the Company announced that the U.S MarketWire

Shift4 Announces the Ultimate Solution for Hospitality Payment Security
Shift4 Corporation, the world's largest independent payment gateway, today announces the ultimate card data security technology combination for the Hospitality industry. MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: Speaker Lineup Unveiled for National HIV Testing Day Press Conference; Representatives, HIV Advocates to Take the Test, Spotlight Ryan White Funding, Affordable Care Act and More
The National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA) and OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR) announced an expected lineup of speakers who will address a range of issues related to HIV/AIDS at a Hill press conference that will be held 11 a.m. today, in observance of National HIV Testing Day on June 27 MarketWire

Vendini Gains in Casino Industry With State-of-the-Art Ticketing System
Vendini, the largest cloud-based ticketing company in the nation, has become the first cloud-based ticketing provider to win approval from the Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC), setting the stage for Vendini to bring its broad-based software to any Nevada gaming establishment MarketWire

Pasadena Refining System Incorporated Plans to Rebuild Coker Damaged by Fire, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Pasadena Refining System Incorporated has contracted GSD Demolition (Houston, Texas) to demolish derricks and scaffolding on its 12,500-barrel-per-day (BBL/d) delayed coker. The delayed coker unit was damaged by a fire on the unit on December 10, 2011 MarketWire

International Rectifier Enforces Access and Endpoint Security Policies With ForeScout CounterACT Network Access Control
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that International Rectifier has selected ForeScout CounterACT to enforce access and endpoint security policies MarketWire

MCW Fuels (Division of MCW Energy Group) Awarded With Key Nationwide Motor Carrier Agreement by ConocoPhillips
MCW Energy Group Limited (FRANKFURT: MW4), a Canadian holding company with two divisions focused on value creation: (1) MCW Fuels Inc MarketWire

LeadJen, LLC Recognized by EPA as Leading Green Power Purchaser
LeadJen (, a B2B lead generation company that helps sales and marketing executives get value out of every prospecting interaction, announced today its purchase of green power credits and its partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Green Power Partnership MarketWire

eQuest Averaging One Million Job Board Performance Records per Day
eQuest today announced that its "Big Data" program is collecting One Million job board data records per day. eQuest consultants utilize this highly prized data to develop more effective recruitment strategies, reduce spending, and target candidates faster for their customers. The program provides companies a clearer understanding of candidate viewing and response habits. MarketWire

Alabama Economy on Track for Growth in 2012 as Manufacturing, Automotive Sectors Recover, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The economy of Alabama is on an upward path in 2012, a big turnaround from 2008, during the global economic slowdown when the manufacturing and automotive sectors were devastated. MarketWire

Bariatric Surgery Practice in Houston Says Obesity Surgery Can Treat Type 2 Diabetes
Two new studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine have found bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment for type 2 diabetes in obese and morbidly obese patients. Houston bariatric surgeon Dr. Sherman Yu and his partner Dr MarketWire

Houston Colon Surgeon Lectured at Annual ASCRS Meeting
At the annual scientific meeting for the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS), Dr. Eric Haas, a colon and rectal surgeon in Houston, delivered several presentations focused on a range of laparoscopic surgical and colon cancer topics. Held on June 2-6, 2012 at the Henry B MarketWire

Market Research Projects Industrial Robotics Market at $33 Billion by 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Industrial Robotics Market - Global Forecast & Analysis by Applications, Functions, Product & Geography (2012 - 2017)," to their collection of Robots market reports. For more information, visit: MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Announces Selection of First Drill Target at Coleman South Lease Joint Development Project in Texas
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (OTCBB: IDNGD) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to announce that the Company and its partners have selected the first potential drill target at the Coleman South Lease exploration joint development project in Coleman County, Texas MarketWire

Tata Elxsi Selects Ixia to Validate LTE Small Cell Software Suite
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, announced today that Tata Elxsi has selected Ixia to validate their new LTE Small Cell software suite used in low-cost LTE home eNodeBs and enterprise femtocells and picocells MarketWire

Ixia Introduces New Solution for LTE Small Cell Validation
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, announced today that it is releasing a new test solution designed to validate LTE small cell systems. Ixia's IxCatapult test solution ensures high-performance, resiliency, and quality of LTE femto, pico, and microcells. MarketWire

Social Fundraising Platform,, Raises $7.9 Million to Rally the World, the social fundraising platform that helps anyone with a cause raise money, share their story, and connect with supporters, today announced that it raised $7.9 million in Series A venture capital, online MarketWire

My Place for Hosting Offers Employment Opportunities for Veterans
Veterans face many challenges while overseas and in the middle of combat. However, the battle seems to really begin when they return home. According to a Huffington Post article, veterans are having a tough time finding employment when they come home. Of the unemployed in the United States, more than 12 percent of those people are veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan MarketWire Helps Small Businesses Stand Out on the Internet
Since the dawn of the new millennium, small businesses have increasingly had to adjust to the online market. However, twelve years later -- having a simple business website is not enough to sustain success. A new article from Small Business Trends offers seven ways for small business owners to increase their online exposure MarketWire

UWCCorp Scam Debunked as Company Shifts Focus to Social Marketing
DIY social marketing campaigns are all the rage among small business owners, but when compared with the results offered by professional social marketing strategies, they may not be worth the effort MarketWire

UWCCorp Reviews: Company Helps Small Business Owners Debunk Social Marketing Myths
The Huffington Post recently published a list of five widespread "social marketing myths" -- common assertions about the use of Facebook and Twitter for marketing purposes, which, according to the article, are simply not true. For example, the article notes that many small business owners believe social marketing to be free, when in reality it can prove costly in terms of sheer man-hours MarketWire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited : Presentation and Conference Call Second Quarter 2012 Results
Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced todaythat a presentation and conference call to discuss the Company'sunauditedresults for the second quarter of 2012 will be held on Thursday, July 05,2012at 3:00pm CEST (9:00am EDT, 2:00pm BST) at DNB's Auditorium in Stranden21,Aker Brygge, in Oslo, Norway MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentists in New Jersey Announce New Medspa for Facial Enhancements
With the intent of expanding their services to meet more patient needs, the team of New Jersey cosmetic dentists at Aesthetic Smiles of New Jersey, Drs. Edward Romano and Matthew Vaccaro, have announced the addition of an aesthetic medspa to provide facial enhancement procedures. With the new assortment of facial cosmetic treatments, Drs MarketWire

Aberdeen Group and Mason Zimbler Introduce "The Content Shop" to UK Technology Marketers
Aberdeen Group and Mason Zimbler -- Harte-Hanks Companies (NYSE: HHS) -- today announced the launch of "The Content Shop", a collaborative program developed to provide technology marketers with relevant content assets, in multiple formats, across all channels, through every stage of the hidden sales cycle. MarketWire

Red Eagle Mining Intercepts 35.5 Metres at 2.28 Grams Gold Per Tonne at Santa Rosa
Red Eagle Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: RD)(OTCQX: RDEMF) is pleased to announce additional assay results received from the recently completed 24 hole, 5,400m phase two core drill program at the San Ramon gold system located within the Santa Rosa gold project in Colombia. Assays have now been received for 10 holes with assays pending on 14 holes (SR-052 to SR-065) MarketWire

DNA and Ericsson boost customer experience in Finland
-- Greatly improved end-user experience-- Single customer care tool presents a real-time overview of thecustomer-- Reduced churn and opexFinnish operator DNA has chosen Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) to provide a CustomerExperience Management (CEM) solution based on User Data Consolidation (UDC)forreal-time data consolidation and exposure MarketWire

Market Research Estimates Biopesticides Market Growth at 16% CAGR Through 2017 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Biopesticides Market Trends & Forecasts (2012 - 2017)," to their collection of Agricultural Chemicals market reports. For more information, visit: http://www.marketresearch MarketWire

Popular TIBCO European User Conference Focuses on Big Data and Event-Enabling the Enterprise
Transform 2012 -- TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that its Transform 2012 user conference arrives in London and Paris this week as part of the fully-booked European leg of its tour. MarketWire

ValidSoft European Privacy Seal Renewed by EuroPriSe
ValidSoft (, a global supplier of advanced telecommunications-based fraud prevention, authentication and transaction verification solutions, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications, Corp. (NYSE MKT: ETAK) (NYSE Amex: ETAK), today announced that its product VALid-POS® successfully had the European Privacy Seal renewed until 2014 by EuroPriSe MarketWire

Apigee: App Economy Gaining Momentum in Europe
Apigee, the API company, today announced that the app economy is quickly gaining momentum in Europe, and it is opening a new corporate office in London, England to support this rapidly expanding market MarketWire

P&C Producers Marc Halvorsen and Rhesa Boulton Join Alliant Insurance Services to Head National Agriculture Industry Team
Alliant Insurance Services (, the nation's largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that agriculture industry specialists Marc Halvorsen and Rhesa Boulton have joined the company as First Vice Presidents in its Houston, TX office and will head a national property and casualty team focused on agriculture-related clients. MarketWire

CSD - Physicians in emerging markets more open to using social networking sites compared to their European counterparts
CSD - Cegedim StrategicData, leading provider ofhealthcare market research and worldwide promotional audits, has releasedtheresults if its online study comparing the levels of professional use ofmainstream social media and online medical communities, among healthcareprofessionals. MarketWire

Option Award to Management and Project Team

Centrify Launches in Nordics Region; Appoints Pedab as Its VAD Supporting Growing Demand for Centrify's Security and Compliance Solutions
Centrify Corporation, the leading provider of security and compliance solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems, mobile devices and applications using Active Directory, today announced that it is launching into the Nordics region to meet growing demand for its Centrify Suite 2012 solution MarketWire

REPEAT-Media Advisory: BMO Capital Markets to Host 2012 North American Pipelines & Utilities Conference
BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), will host its 2012 North American Pipelines and Utilities Conference on Wednesday, June 27, at the Toronto Board of Trade. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Third Annual VidCon Plays Host to More Than 6,000 People

Biotie announces Roche has decided to not exercise its rights to SYN120, a novel 5-HT6 antagonist for cognitive disorders
Biotie Therapies Corp.  Stock Exchange Release  26 June 2012 at 09:00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

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