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'China's Facebook' Renren facing 'wider losses'
Chinese social networking site Renren faced wider losses in the first three months of the year, partly due to weak advertising revenues. ANI

Japanese convenience store giant to expand in China, Southeast Asian countries
Leading Japanese convenience store chain Lawson Inc. aimed to expand the number of stores in China and extend its business to other Asian countries, especially the Southeast ones, the president of the company said Tuesday. ANI

China's foreign trade outlook grim: commerce ministry
The outlook for China's foreign trade remained grim but the full-year target of a 10-percent rise is still achievable, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Tuesday. ANI

Indonesia aims to auction Islamic bond
The Indonesian finance minister plans to auction Islamic bond on May 22, as an effort to develop the market for the Islamic instrument, a statement from the ministry said here on Tuesday. ANI

Air India strike: Passengers' woes continue
Passengers continued to suffer as the Air India pilots' strike entered its eight day on Tuesday. ANI

S. Korea's trade surplus posts 2.12 bln USD in April
South Korea posted a trade surplus of 2.12 billion U.S. dollars in April despite weak exports that were offset by falling imports, customs office data showed Tuesday. ANI

Myanmar re-allows citizens living abroad to import vehicles
Myanmar has re-granted its migrant workers living abroad to import vehicles as another measure following the easing of restriction on its citizens in car import recently, according to official sources Tuesday. ANI

Indonesian airlines Sky Aviation delays its Sukhoi plane order
Following the Sukhoi Superjet 100 airliner's crash, an official from the Indonesian carrier PT Sky Aviation affirmed on Tuesday that the company will re-evaluate its contract with Sukhoi Civil Aircraft over the purchase of 12 airplanes, local media reported. ANI

China asks US to honor export vows
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) urged Tuesday the U.S. government to live up to its promises on loosening restrictions over hi-tech exports to China. ANI

Facebook co-founder Saverin finally quits US citizenship to save tax
Facebook's co-founder Eduardo Saverin has finally renounced his US citizenship to avoid paying taxes. ANI

'Oil prices could double by 2022', warns IMF report
A report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that oil prices could double over the next decade with sweeping implications for the global economy. ANI

Yahoo not to pay severance package to ex-CEO Scott Thompson
Embattled Internet firm Yahoo has announced that it would not give former Chief Executive Scott Thompson a severance package following his short tenure with the company. ANI

Facebook raises IPO price range to $34 to $38 per share
Social networking giant Facebook has raised the price range for its Initial Public Offering to 34-38 dollars per share, according to a report. ANI

WESTCHESTER, Ill., May 15, 2012 - Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced that its new name, Ingredion Incorporated, has been approved by its stockholders. The announcement was made at the company's Annual Meeting. ""We are pleased that the name change has been approved ACN Newswire

Toyota to Hold Annual Safety Events for Children
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) is planning to hold Toyota Safety School safety events for children in two locations; at the Toyota Kaikan Exhibition Hall in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture from late May to mid-July, and at the Toyota Safety Education Center "mobilitas" at Fuji Speedway in Shizuoka Prefecture in May and October ACN Newswire

Panasonic to Release 65-inch Interactive Plasma Display
Panasonic Corporation announced today it will start shipment of its 65-inch "Interactive Plasma Display" (TH-65PB1), incorporated with electronic pen functions, in Japan, the U.S., and Europe at the end of June, followed by other parts of the globe for the use of professionals ACN Newswire

LontohCoal to File Class Action Lawsuit against Naspers Limited in New York
LontohCoal Limited ("LontohCoal" or "Company"), one of the fastest growing mining companies in Southern Africa, is preparing to file a civil lawsuit against media empire, Naspers Limited ("Naspers") ACN Newswire

Industry Analysts Watching BillMyParents as Firm Targets Substantial Teen Market Growth
In early 201, BillMyParents, Inc. (OTCQB: BMPI.OB) (OTC.BB: BMPI.OB) changed its name from SocialWise, to better reflect its business focus.  The Southern California based company, which provides payment solutions to teens, young adults and their parents through its SpendSmart MasterCard is betting big on targeting one of the most desirable and stable spending demographics, the teen market ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing: Medicis would benefit from Accretive Transaction
Shares of Obagi Medical Products (NASDAQ:OMPI) rose 4.69% on Monday to $12.95 +0.58 and traded as high as $13.15 after being mentioned as a possible acquisition candidate for the second time in as many weeks ACN Newswire

Asia's Monumental Oil and Gas Industry Event Gears Up For A Grand Comeback
Demand for energy around the world is set for continued growth as developing nations' maturity spurs population increase. China's surge in energy demand will extend over the next two decades, while elsewhere, billions of people work to improve theirstandard of living, prompting the need for more energy ACN Newswire

HKTDC's Biggest Hong Kong Promotion in Japan Opens
A major symposium was held today in Tokyo, part of "Think Global, Think Hong Kong" (TGTHK), the largest promotional campaign ever launched in Japan by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). TGTHK continues through 19 May.A delegation ofmore than 130 Hong Kong government officials and business leaders from 15 sectors are taking part in the week-long programme ACN Newswire

First Metro Investment Corporation Annual Stockholders Meeting
First Metro Investment Corporation recently held its 2012 Annual Stockholders Meeting dubbed "Delivering Results in Every Direction", at the Metrobank Plaza, Makati City.First Metro reported a net income of P2.2 billion at the end of 2011, 28.8%higher than the 2010 results ACN Newswire

P323.4 billion Domestic Debt Consolidation Program Deal Managed by First Metro Wins 'The Banker's Deal of the Year'
The Philippine government's P323.4 billion Domestic Debt Consolidation Program won The Banker Magazine's Deal of the Year 2012 for SSA (Sovereign, Supras and Agencies) Bonds category in Asia Pacific. The deal bested over 500 entries and only one winner was selected for each of the 10 categories across every region ACN Newswire

Corn Products International Releases 2011 Sustainability Update
Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today released the Company's Sustainability Update.The Sustainability Update reviews the Company's sustainability program.This program is designed to develop a better business and build a better world by incorporating and encouraging sustainable practices ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Uses ICT to Support Pet Health
Fujitsu today announced development of a special device that can be attached to a dog's collar to monitor their level of activity and other data. Starting in the second half of 2012, the company will begin offering a new cloud service to provide pethealth management support using sensor data collected from the device ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases GLOVIA/Process C1, a Core Business System for the Processing Industry
Fujitsu and Fujitsu Systems East today commenced sales of a newly enhanced version of GLOVIA/Process C1, a core business system for customers in the processing industry who handle goods such as chemicals, petroleum and food products ACN Newswire

M+W Group Acquires Engineering Company Specialized in the Power Plant Sector
The international engineering and construction company M+W Group, Stuttgart (Germany), has signed a contract to acquire Reliable Plant Solutions (RPS) GmbH based in Schkeuditz near Leipzig (Germany). Through the acquisition, M+W Group strengthens itsEnergy & Environment Technologies business segment. RPS designs and builds power plants fired by both conventional and renewable fuels ACN Newswire

Run for a Reason: Take on TAIPEI 101 in 2012 Standard Chartered 2012 - TAIPEI 101 Run Up
Are you ready to challenge yourself in the run-up event of the world's tallest and most high-profile building? This is a challenge that you must complete at least once in your life! Debuting on June 10, the "Standard Chartered 2012 - TAIPEI 101 Run Up" marks the third collaboration between TAIPEI 101, Standard Chartered Bank and the Taipei City government MarketWire

Global Technologies Group, Inc. Results of Final Mercury Emissions Testing
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) presents summary report dated today for the last series of Mercury emissions testing completed by MSE Technology Applications, Inc., which was conducted to determine if any acid gases, NOX or SOX will be generated using MBS with compressed air in the test system and update on MSE Acquisition. MarketWire

Total Solutions LLC Launches New Online Agile Certified Practitioner Course
Total Solutions LLC announced the expansion of its project management curriculum with online, self-paced courses and simulations that allow professionals to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) and prepare for the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Agile Certified Practitioner - PMI-ACP® certification exam. MarketWire

American Realty Advisors Announces the Acquisition of a Luxury Waterfront Apartment Complex in Coveted New York Submarket
American Realty Advisors, a leading provider of real estate investment management services for institutional investors, announced today the acquisition of 111 Kent, a newly-developed 62-unit luxury apartment complex in the highly-desirable north Williamsburg submarket MarketWire

Andes Gold Corp. Releases First Quarter Results, Reports Increased Profits
Andes Gold Corp. (PINKSHEETS: AGCZ), a gold mining company with existing operations in Ecuador, today released its financial statements for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. The report was filed and is available on Pink Sheets. MarketWire

Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2012 Financial and Operational Results
Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc. (NYSE Amex: AXN) ("Aoxing Pharma"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on research, development, manufacturing, and distribution of narcotic, pain-management, and addiction treatment pharmaceuticals, today announced its financial and operational results for its third fiscal quarter, which ended on March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Announces Financial Results and Review of Operations for the First Quarter of 2012
Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. All figures are in US dollars unless otherwise stated. MarketWire

Forum National Investments Announces Formal Negotiations With ALIYA LifeSpan LLC
Forum National Investments Ltd. (OTCBB: FMNL) ("FORUM") announced today May 15, 2012, that it is in formal negotiations with ALIYA Lifespan LLC ("ALIYA") on a working agreement to potentially merge their business interests in the US Life Settlement marketplace. MarketWire

Chula Vista Man Wins $147,108 Playing Wheel of Fortune Progressive at Barona Resort & Casino
47-year-old Eric D. won a $147,108 jackpot playing the Wheel of Fortune® MegaJackpot® progressive at Barona Resort & Casino on Saturday. This most recent jackpot hit on the heels of a $1 million jackpot that struck just last week. MarketWire

CCR S.A.: Results for the 1st Quarter of 2012
CCR S.A. (CCR) (BOVESPA: CCRO3), Brazil's largest road concession operator in revenue terms, hereby announces its results for the first quarter and the year of 2012. MarketWire

Grand Opening of Camp Hope May 19th, 2012
Greystar, the Nation's Largest Apartment Management Company & Developer, along with the Nation's #1 Chevy Dealer, Lone Star Chevrolet, joins the PTSD Foundation of America on May 19th for the Grand Opening of Camp Hope with a BBQ Cook-off from 11:00 - 16:00. Camp Hope will provide interim housing for Veterans and their families in a caring and positive environment MarketWire

Stakool/Anthus Life Corp. Sales Gaining Momentum
Stakool Inc. (OTCQB: STKO) (OTCBB: STKO), a Florida-based corporation, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Anthus Life Corp.'s product line is finding success with all recent accounts. MarketWire

CytoSorbents Reports Corporate Update and First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care-focused company using blood purification to modulate the immune system to prevent or treat organ failure caused by life-threatening illnesses, announced a corporate update and its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Ram Power Announces Record First Quarter 2012 Results
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, is pleased to announce its operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 MarketWire

Seabridge Gold Publishes 2011 Annual Report and Files First Quarter 2012 Financial Statements and MD&A
Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA)(NYSE: SA) announced today that its 2011 Annual Report is now available on its website at The Annual Report reviews 2011 and outlines the Company's objectives for 2012 and includes the audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2011 MarketWire

UPDATE: Forte's SystemC High-Level Synthesis Licensed by HighIP Design Company
AT DAC BOOTH #1430 -- Forte Design Systems™, a leading provider of software products that enable design at a higher level of abstraction and improve design results, today announced HighIP Design Company, a SystemC intellectual property (IP) provider, has licensed Forte's Cynthesizer™ SystemC high-level synthesis (HLS). MarketWire

International Minerals Reports $6.8 Million in Pre-Tax Income for Third Fiscal Quarter Ending March 31, 2012
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) (the "Company") reports its financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2012 (the "Current Quarter"). All amounts in this news release are reported in U.S. dollars. MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Reports 2012 First Quarter Results
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 97 hotels in 23 states, today announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

AMAX Launches Next-Generation HPC Solutions Powered by Latest NVIDIA(R) Tesla(TM) K10 GPU Accelerator
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT, and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced the next generation of AMAX ClusterMax SuperG GPU cluster solutions and ServMax GPU server platforms optimized for the latest NVIDIA® Tesla™ K10 GPU Accelerator MarketWire

Adam Lambert, Dead Man's Party and Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez Announced for the 2012 OC Fair
The OC Fair announces the return of Adam Lambert and the last two concerts in The Hangar for the 2012 OC Fair (July 13-August 12). MarketWire

Tree Top Teams With WETSU BBQ Crew for Masterclass Grilling
Memorial Day weekend brings with it many things missed during those long winter months -- the warmth of the sun, long sought-after camping adventures and of course, the aroma coming from the barbecue. For those looking to up their grilling game this summer, Tree Top has teamed with the WETSU BBQ Crew to bring the tips that turn average barbecue into bona fide grilling success. MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2012 Results
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN) announced its financial results for the second fiscal quarter ending March 31, 2012, generating revenues of $518,402. This represents the company's highest recorded quarterly revenues, and is the second sequential quarter to set this record. MarketWire

ImageWare Systems Provides Corporate Update
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IWSY), a leader in multimodal biometric security solutions, provided a corporate update today to highlight ImageWare's progress over the last six months. MarketWire

ImageWare Systems Introduces Flagship Identity Management Biometric Engine(R) 2.0
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IWSY), a leader in multimodal biometric security solutions, has released version 2.0 of its Biometric Engine (BE), an evolutionary leap in physical security identification at airports, seaports and other critical points-of-access for both government and private enterprises MarketWire

Equus Announces First Quarter Net Asset Value
Equus Total Return, Inc. (NYSE: EQS) (the "Fund" or "Equus") reports net assets as of March 31, 2012, of $37.7 million, a decrease of $0.4 million since December 31, 2011. Net assets per share decreased to $3.56 as of March 31, 2012 from $3.61 as of December 31, 2011. Comparative data is summarized below (in thousands, except per share amounts): MarketWire

Cytomedix Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
In the news release, "Cytomedix Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results," issued earlier today by Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI), we are advised by the company that the phone numbers and passcodes in the two "Conference Call" paragraphs have changed from those originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Franklin Wireless Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2012 Financial Results
Franklin Wireless Corp. (OTCBB: FKWL), the market leader in dual-mode WiMAX and CDMA modems for 3G and 4G wireless broadband data communications, today announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012 ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Matthew Hieber Joins CoActiv Capital Partners as Vice President of Asset Management
Leader in business equipment leasing, CoActiv Capital Partners, Inc. (CoActiv), a Marubeni Group Company, announced today the appointment of Mr. Matthew Hieber as the company's Vice President of Asset Management. MarketWire

ZYTO Corp Reports Net Income for First Quarter of 2012
ZYTO Corp (OTCBB: ZYTC) ( MarketWire

Quicksilver Resources to Present at Upcoming Energy Conferences
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) today announced that John Hinton, VP Finance & Investor Relations, will present at the UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference on May 24, 2012 at 11:20 a.m. central time and at the RBC Capital Markets Global Energy & Power Conference on June 4, 2012 at 4:05 p.m. eastern time. MarketWire

Merisel, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
Merisel, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MSEL), a leading provider of visual communications and brand imaging solutions to the consumer products, retail, advertising and entertainment industries, today reported financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

YTB International, Inc. Embarks on Restructuring Program
YTB International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YTBLA) announced today that it is embarking on an important restructuring program aimed at restoring the Company's profitability and focusing its strategy on its core business of web-based travel-related services. MarketWire

DISH Tops DIRECTV and Cable in Customer Satisfaction in 2012 American Customer Satisfaction Index
The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) has ranked DISH (NASDAQ: DISH) first among the nation's largest satellite and cable providers in the key measures of customer experience, including overall value, customer satisfaction and customer loyalty for 2012. MarketWire

Speedemissions, Inc Reports First Quarter Results
Speedemissions, Inc. (OTCBB: SPMI), a leading vehicle emissions testing and safety inspections company with testing stores in Atlanta, Houston, St. Louis and Salt Lake City today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Hubei Minkang Pharmaceutical Ltd. Closes Private Placement of $791,189
Hubei Minkang Pharmaceutical Ltd. (OTCBB: HBMK) ("Hubei Minkang" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has recently closed on a private placement of 1,130,270 shares of common stock of the Company at $0.70 per share, for total gross proceeds of $791,189. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Files Quarterly Earnings Report, Cites Decreased Costs and Plans for Future Growth
MMRGlobal, Inc MarketWire

Granite Hill Estates to Welcome Sketch Artist and Painter, Betty Henderson
Granite Hill Estates (GHE), the Kennebec Valley's premiere continuing care retirement community, welcomes Hallowell-based sketch artist and painter, Betty Henderson, as part of its ongoing Art for Life series. Betty's work is exhibited in the lobby of the Maine Lodge, and she will appear in a Meet the Artist session on Thursday, May 24, at 4:00 p.m. MarketWire

Hollywood Media Corp. Reports 2012 First Quarter Results
Hollywood Media Corp. (NASDAQ: HOLL) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Mattersight Announces Release of Newest Version of Performance Management Application
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced the launch of the newest version of its transformational Performance Management application for its Behavioral Analytics service MarketWire

Centrue Financial Corporation Announces 2012 First Quarter Results
Centrue Financial Corporation (the "Company" or "Centrue") (OTCQB: TRUE) (PINKSHEETS: TRUE) MarketWire

FONAR Announces 3rd Quarter Fiscal 2012 and Nine Month Financial Results, Net Income Increases 71% and Revenues Advance 12% for Nine Month Period Year Over Year
FONAR Corporation (NASDAQ: FONR), The Inventor of MR Scanning™, reported today its earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2012, and the nine month period ended March 31, 2012. The Company had net income for the past eight quarters and income from operations over the past nine quarters. MarketWire

Cytokinetics to Hold Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced today that its Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 10:00 AM Pacific Time at the Embassy Suites Hotel, located at 250 Gateway Boulevard in South San Francisco, CA. Robert I. Blum, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present an overview of Cytokinetics' performance. MarketWire

PNY Launches New Range of Verto GeForce GT 600-Series Mainstream Graphics Cards
PNY Technologies®, Inc. ("PNY") today introduced the NVIDIA® Verto GeForce® GT 600-Series which includes the GeForce GT 630 2048MB, GT 620 1024MB, and GT 610 1024MB graphics cards. MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast
Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited ("TEN" or the "Company") (NYSE: TNP) will report earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 prior to the open of the market on Friday, May 25, 2012. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Approves 21% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced that its Board of Directors met today and declared a regular quarterly cash dividend, reflecting a 21% increase from $0.145 per share to $0.175 per share on a quarterly basis. The cash dividend of $0.175 per share will be payable on July 12, 2012 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 21, 2012. MarketWire

Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. Announces Results of First Quarter 2012
Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IMH) formerly (NYSE Amex: IMH), a Maryland corporation, along with its subsidiaries and affiliates, or "IMH" or the "Company", reported significant expansion of its mortgage lending activities in the first quarter of 2012. Through its indirect subsidiary, Excel Mortgage Servicing, Inc MarketWire

IDO Security Participates in Israeli Delegation to the 2012 Black Sea Defense & Aerospace Exhibition and Conference in Eastern Europe
IDO Security Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI), developer of the innovative MagShoe™ shoe scanning device (SSD), today announced that the Company is exhibiting the MagShoe at the 2012 Black Sea Defense & Aerospace Exhibition in Romaero, Bucharest this week, May 16-18, 2012. MarketWire

Guanwei Recycling Corp. First Quarter Results
Guanwei Recycling Corp. (NASDAQ: GPRC), China's leading clean tech manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE), reported today that while revenues in the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 increased 14.35%, decreases in gross profit and gross profit margin led to an approximately 24% year over year decline in net income MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Reports Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2012
Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESEA), an owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk and containerized cargoes, announced today its results for the three month period ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Broadcast International Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Broadcast International (OTCBB: BCST), a leading provider of video-powered broadcast solutions, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), the nation's second largest provider of diagnostic sleep services and an innovator in comprehensive care for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Netlist Announces 16GB HyperCloud(TM) Memory Technology Qualified for HP SmartMemory on HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers
Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST), a designer and manufacturer of high-performance memory subsystems, today announced that Netlist's 16GB HyperCloud memory modules have been qualified by HP and will become the basis for HP SmartMemory HyperCloud for use on HP ProLiant Generation 8 (Gen8) DL rack-mount server models. MarketWire

GreenMan Technologies Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results
GreenMan Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI) today announced results for the three and six months ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Netlist Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST), a designer and manufacturer of high-performance memory subsystems, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Great American Group(R)* Announces Improved First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR) ("Great American Group" or the "Company"), a leading provider of asset disposition, valuation and appraisal services, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

AMD Holds 2012 Supplier Day, Recognizes Seven Suppliers for Excellent Performance
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced at its 2012 Supplier Day that Silicon Precision Industries Co. (SPIL) is the recipient of the company's prestigious Supplier of the Year award. Additionally, AMD also announced the winners of its Achievement Awards for their key contributions to AMD's business success: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd., Shinko Electric Industries Co MarketWire

Kapow Software Partners With Informatica to Provide Big Data Access
Informatica World 2012 -- Kapow Software, a leading innovator for social media, cloud, and Big Data solutions, announces a strategic Big Data partnership with Informatica Corporation. The partnership introduces Informatica PowerExchange for Kapow Katalyst which will be made available as part of Informatica 9.5 announced at the Informatica World 2012 user conference this week. MarketWire

American Gaming Systems(R) Granted Manufacturer's Licenses in Arizona and Iowa
American Gaming Systems® (AGS®), a leading designer, manufacturer and operator of gaming machines with more than 7,500 installed gaming machines, announced today that: MarketWire

Richmond Fed's Economic Quarterly Examines the Trend of Working-Age Men Leaving the Labor Force
Marianna Kudlyak, Thomas Lubik, and Jonathan Tompkins of the Richmond Fed explore changes in the aggregate employment of men between the ages of 25 and 64 in the United States from 1968 to 2010. Since 1970, the percentage of this group that is employed has trended down, and the percentage that is out of the labor force has trended up. In the aftermath of the Great Recession, 76 MarketWire

ASM International N.V. announces Voting Results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMIand NYSE Euronext Exchange in Amsterdam: ASM) today announced the votingresultsof its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on May 15, 2012 inAmsterdam,the Netherlands. MarketWire

Statoil: Annual General Meeting Approves Dividend of NOK 6.50 per Share
On 15 May 2012 the general meeting in Statoil ASA (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO)adoptedthe annual report and accounts for Statoil ASA for 2011, as proposed by theboard of directors.The annual accounts and the annual report for Statoil ASA and the Statoilgroupfor 2011 were approved, and a dividend of NOK 6.50 per share will bedistributed MarketWire

WEPOWER Ecolutions Presents Wind Turbine at Southern California Facilities Expo
WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. (the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Holding Corp MarketWire

Now Game Developers Can Minimize Freemium Game Development Costs With W3i's Games Platform -- Free During Beta Period
W3i (, a leader in monetization and user acquisition solutions for freemium apps, continues to innovate in the app space by announcing availability of its Games Platform beta to iOS™ and Android™ developers. The Games Platform provides solutions to some key challenges game developers face when embarking in freemium game development MarketWire

Medical Device Market Looks to Innovations to Counter Cost Cuts: Kalorama
Global medical device makers boosted research and development in an effort to combat threatened reimbursement cuts last year, according to Kalorama Information. The healthcare market research publisher found that the world medical device market grew to $322 billion, with sales growth of five percent mostly the result of product innovations and sales to emerging markets MarketWire

Housing Will Play a Major Role in Presidential Election, Say Leading Political Insiders
Housing and the economic recovery will play a large part in deciding the outcome of the 2012 presidential election, according to public policy experts at today's Legislative and Political Forum during the Realtors® 2012 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo MarketWire

Meridian LMS Becomes E-Learning Backbone for Fleet Driver Training
Drivefleet, a provider of training to commercial fleet vehicle drivers and managers, will use Meridian Knowledge Solutions' human-capital technology platform to deliver mobile and e-learning driver education. MarketWire

Kandi Technologies Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (NASDAQ: KNDI) MarketWire

GETTYS Design Contributes to The Henry Being Awarded Autograph Collection Hotel of the Year by Marriott International
Award winning international hospitality design, procurement and branding firm, GETTYS, has contributed another accolade to its impressive yield to date. The Henry, an Autograph Collection hotel, was recognized for exemplary performance during the recent Marriott International Global Full-Service Brands General Managers Conference MarketWire

IceWEB Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, announced today results for the fiscal 2012 second quarter period ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Vanguard Space Technologies Awarded a Multi-Million Dollar Subcontract From Lockheed Martin
Vanguard Space Technologies, Inc. (Vanguard) today announced a multi-million dollar subcontract award from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for fabrication and testing of two spacecraft bus structures for the U.S. Air Force's Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Satellite MarketWire

The Government of Honduras and UTL Scientific, LLC Announce Completion of First-Ever LiDAR Imaging Survey of La Mosquitia Region of Honduras
Honduran President Porfirio Lobo convened a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Tegucigalpa today to announce that The Government of Honduras and UTL Scientific ("UTL") have completed the first-ever airborne light detection and ranging ("LiDAR") imaging survey of previously-uncharted areas of the Mosquitia region of Honduras. The project brought to Honduras an advanced, $1 MarketWire

International Commercial Television, Inc. Reports Over $2.6 Million in Revenue During the First Quarter 2012
International Commercial Television, Inc. (OTCQB: ICTL) (PINKSHEETS: ICTL) ("ICTV" or "The Company") a premier company employing prominently profiled infomercial campaigns to market and brand unique products to the global consumer through multi-channels of distribution, is announcing the following: MarketWire

AmeraMex International Announces a Profitable First Quarter and Its Fifth Consecutive Profitable Quarter
AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTCQB: AMMX) (PINKSHEETS: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, today reported financial results for its first quarter, ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Home Insurance: Protect Your Dream
Home ownership is something we all dream of, and when that dream comes true it is important to protect it with home insurance. Any type of damage to your home can be emotionally and financially devastating, no matter your home's shape or size. Proper homeowners insurance can help provide you peace of mind in knowing that if the unspeakable should happen, your home and belongings are protected. MarketWire

Cal-Bay Distressed SFR Properties Acquisition-Update
Cal-Bay International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CBYI) today released the following update regarding the distressed Single Family Residence property acquisition offers. MarketWire

Barona, Sycuan and County Representatives Approve More Than $1.5 Million for Local Projects to Benefit San Diego Communities
The Barona Band of Mission Indians and the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation and other representatives from the Indian Gaming Local Community Benefit Committee recently announced local recipients of more than $1.5 million in grants from Tribal money paid into the State Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund. MarketWire

Housing Mortgage Market Reform Key to Housing Recovery
A sustainable housing recovery requires that policymakers move forward with the difficult decisions regarding the future of the mortgage market MarketWire

Continental Materials Corporation Reports Unaudited First Quarter Results
Continental Materials Corporation (NYSE Amex: CUO) today reported a net loss from continuing operations of $1,053,000 or 64 cents per diluted share for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012 compared to a net loss from continuing operations of $1,211,000 or 75 cents per diluted share for the same period in 2011. MarketWire

Unilens Vision Reports Diluted EPS of $0.13 for Third Quarter of FY2012
Unilens Vision Inc. (OTCBB: UVIC) (OTCQB: UVIC) (TSX VENTURE: UVI), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and markets specialty contact lenses, today reported its operating results for the third quarter and first nine months of FY2012. MarketWire

SoundCure Announces Publication of Clinical Tinnitus Study Results
As Tinnitus Awareness Week commences, SoundCure™ Inc., a new tinnitus solution provider, today announced the recent publication of clinical study results in the Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (JARO) MarketWire CEO Jason Tremblay Speaking at Canadian Timeshare Conference
Jason Tremblay, founder and CEO of, is among the industry experts and innovators speaking this week at the 2012 Canadian Resort Development Association Annual Timeshare Conference (CRDA) MarketWire

Bio-Rad Named One of the '2012 Best Places to Work' in the San Francisco Bay Area
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and (NYSE: BIO.B), today announced that it has been named one of the "2012 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" by a joint project of the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. Bio-Rad appeared in the top 10 ranking in the category of companies that have over 1,501 employees in the Bay Area MarketWire

Gallup Finds Perception of Business Corruption Widespread as White Collar Crimes Increase
A new Gallup Poll revealed that two in three adults worldwide believe business corruption is widespread in their countries. This goes with other recent reports that white collar crime is on the rise nationwide with an increased rate of 4.3 percent. The FBI also issued estimates that white collar crime costs America over 300 billion dollars each year. MarketWire

Ma'aden Awards Bechtel Prefeasibility Copper and Zinc Smelter Study
The Saudi Arabian Ma'aden Aluminium Company has awarded Bechtel the prefeasibility study contract for its proposed copper and zinc smelter projects on the Saudi Arabian Gulf Coast. The multibillion-dollar projects are set to include the construction of two world-class smelters with an output of 500,000 tons of copper per year and an annual production of 200,000 tons of zinc. MarketWire

Dockwise Ltd: Dockwise Offers Financing Assistance to Fairstar
In yesterday's Fairstar annual meeting of shareholders (AGM), Dockwisevoted infavour of the re-appointment of the auditor and against the otherresolutionsincluding the authority for the Fairstar Boards to issue 20 MM shares undertheconditions as set out in the AGM convocation MarketWire

Metatron/i-Mobilize Reports 1st Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
Metatron, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRNJ) MarketWire

ClearSign Combustion Corporation Announces Underwriter's Exercise of Over-Allotment Option
ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR) today announced that the underwriter, MDB Capital Group LLC, exercised in full its over-allotment option to purchase an additional 450,000 shares of the Company's common stock at a price of $4.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $1.8 million MarketWire

Mitchell CTO Erez Nir Named San Diego Magazine Top Tech Exec Awards Finalist
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced its Chief Technology Officer, Erez Nir, has been nominated as a finalist for the San Diego Magazine's Top Tech Exec Awards, which recognize the most outstanding Information Technology executives in San Diego. MarketWire

Spenco Launches Two New TOTAL SUPPORT(TM) Insoles
Spenco Medical Corporation, an independently held manufacturer of footcare, footwear and healthcare products, today announced the debut of the TOTAL SUPPORT Thin and TOTAL SUPPORT Max Insoles. Building on the success of the Original TOTAL SUPPORT Insole, both feature "The Shape That Feels Great™" and "Full-Contact Comfort™," technologies that work with the foot for a healthier stride. MarketWire

YouSendIt Names Brad Garlinghouse Chief Executive Officer
YouSendIt, Inc. today announced it has appointed Brad Garlinghouse as chief executive officer and chairman of its board of directors. A former senior executive who led key groups at both Yahoo! and AOL, Garlinghouse is a proven leader with a track record of driving significant results. MarketWire

LECTRA: Lectra Announces Kaledo(R) V3

Con Edison Offers Cool Cash for New A/Cs
Can you believe it? Con Edison is giving away cash so you can stay cool this summer, as long as you save energy. MarketWire

Agiliance RiskVision Provides Out-of-Box FedRAMP Cloud Security Controls
Agiliance®, Inc MarketWire

Silver Tail Systems' Co-Founder Laura Mather Deemed One of Fast Company's Most Creative People in Business
Dr. Laura Mather, Ph.D., Co-founder and Chief Visionary of Silver Tail Systems -- the leader in real time web session intelligence and behavioral analysis, providing visibility and protection from cyber attacks, cybercrime and fraud -- was today recognized by Fast Company as one of 2012's Most Creative People in Business MarketWire

Innovative Food Holdings Record First Quarter 2012 Revenues
Innovative Food Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: IVFH), a marketer and purveyor of over 5,000 high quality gourmet food products throughout the United States to professional chefs and to the gourmet consumer market, announced today its 2012 first quarter results. MarketWire

Nova LifeStyle in Long Term Supply Arrangement With IKEA in China
Nova LifeStyle, Inc. (OTCBB: STVS) (website: an emerging leader in the U.S MarketWire

UPDATE: Coveo Earns SIIA CODiE Award for Best Relationship Management Solution
Coveo today announced that it has won a 2012 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Relationship Management Solution. The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries. The CODiE Awards showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services, honoring excellence in corporate achievement. MarketWire

Grab Your Apron and Your iPad -- CulinApp's Latest App Brings Giuliano Hazan Right Into Your Kitchen to Help You Create His Classic Pasta Dishes
Cooking Italian tonight? Need a hand? Celebrated teacher and cookbook author, Giuliano Hazan, can now help you every step of the way. Harnessing the power of CulinApp's highly immersive and versatile app platform, Giuliano shares his impeccable skills and lifelong love of easy and delicious pasta dishes directly with you. MarketWire

SafeMart Expands Wireless Home Security Capabilities With Verizon Wireless
SafeMart is excited to announce its expanding service with the addition of Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) as a network service provider for SafeMart's award-winning wireless home security systems. This will provide LiveWatch monitoring customers with an even faster and more effective means of managing their interactive home security systems. MarketWire

Dream Town Realty Unveils New Logo and SMS Service
Chicago real estate online leader Dream Town unveiled a new look for their brand as part of the company's general brand realignment, and also announced the launch of an SMS service that would soon be available to clients, allowing them instant access to Dream Town property information. The Company reports a huge shift in the real estate market. MarketWire

KM Guru Celebrates Successful First Year
KM Guru (, online and mobile business growth consultants specializing in Search Engine Optimization and Internet Marketing, are celebrating their booming first year in business this May. MarketWire

LNG-Fueled Ship Orders up 26% in Six Months, Zeus Survey Finds
Following a world survey of the marine industry, Zeus Development Corporation has identified 63 LNG-fueled ships in operation or under development, up from 48 units last December. These ships do not include more than 300 tankers that also consume LNG MarketWire

VelaTel Announces It Has Finalized Its ZTE Financing Contract to Deploy and Expand Its Wireless Networks in Croatia and Montenegro
VelaTel Global Communications (OTCQB: VELA) (PINKSHEETS: VELA),, a leader in deploying and operating wireless broadband and telecommunication networks worldwide, today announced it has finalized its financing contracts with ZTE to increase its equipment and software order to deploy and expand wireless networks in Montenegro and Croatia MarketWire

Automated Bots Chew Up 83 Percent of Most SMB Website Traffic, New Research Reveals
Incapsula, a cloud-based website security and performance service, today announced new research that reveals that for websites with less than 2,500 monthly visitors, more than 83 percent of traffic is non-human and 49 percent poses serious security threats to small businesses MarketWire

Power Assure Named TiE50 Winner
Power Assure®, Inc., a data center infrastructure and energy management solutions provider, today announced it has been named a TiE50 Winner, as a leader in entrepreneurship, innovation, and management excellence in the Energy/Cleantech category. The TiE50 awards will be presented at TiEcon 2012, May 18 - 19th, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA MarketWire

Neo Technology to Present at OSBC 2012
Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world's leading graph database, today announced that Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo Technology, will speak at the Open Source Business Conference 2012 (OSBC) hosted by Computerworld Magazine MarketWire

Mark-Taylor/Kitchell Celebrate Grand Opening of Tempe Community
With the opening of a new upscale apartment community this month in Tempe, Mark-Taylor and Kitchell mark a significant milestone in the Valley's real estate market -- the first new large-scale multifamily project in metro Phoenix in two-plus years. MarketWire

ARAMARK Chefs to Take Part in Monterey Bay Aquarium's Renowned Cooking for Solutions Sustainable Food Festival
Food lovers, culinary experts and chefs from across the country will convene in Monterey, California from May 18-20 for Monterey Bay Aquarium's Cooking for Solutions, a premier event celebrating the use of sustainable food MarketWire

Tier 2 Program to Be Released Under Making Home Affordable Program
Beginning June 1, the Making Home Affordable (MHA) program will be releasing a new tier that expands eligibility for struggling homeowners looking to benefit from the government program. RKE Law Group provided four guideline changes homeowners should be aware of under the new tier. MarketWire

EVS Broadcast: Shareholders Approve EUR 2.36 Total Dividend and Appoint Mrs Francoise Chombar as Director
EVS Broadcast Equipment S.A., the leader in professional digitalvideoapplications for live TV production today held its Ordinary GeneralMeeting ofShareholders.Ninety-four shareholders representing 3,187,700 shares, or 23.4% of thecompanyshares, attended physically or by proxy the shareholders meeting at EVSHeadOffice MarketWire

Longhai Steel Inc. Announces Record First Quarter 2012 Operating Results
Longhai Steel Inc. ("Longhai" or the "Company") (OTCBB: LGHS), a producer of high-quality steel wire products in the People's Republic of China, today announced that financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

elicit Secures $1.5 Million Series A Funding for Roll Out of New Software That Transforms On-Site Search
elicit (, a software as a service (SaaS) company that has designed technology to help marketers easily improve the on-site search experience -- and improve conversions via on-site search -- today announced $1.5 million in Series A Funding. MarketWire

WaterField Designs Introduces The CitySlicker(TM), a Slim, Modern Case for the MacBook Air
WaterField Designs, an innovative leader in custom laptop sleeves, and designer bags and cases for digital gear, introduces the CitySlicker™, an urban MacBook Air case with an old-world spin that uses modern materials to provide the utmost protection. Designed to enhance the Air's lightness without adding bulk, the CitySlicker is compact, even with accessories MarketWire

YWCA Greater Los Angeles 2012 Phenomenal Woman Awards Salute Top LA Women Executives, Wednesday, May 16th, 11:30am - 2pm
The YWCA Greater Los Angeles (YWCA GLA) is proud to announce the 2012 Phenomenal Woman Awards luncheon to be held Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 11:30am - 2:00pm at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza. The event theme is "Saluting Women Who Inspire Change." MarketWire

iSECUREtrac Corp. Reports Quarterly Net Income -- 28% Decline in Expenses
iSECUREtrac Corp (OTCBB: ISEC), an industry leader in electronic monitoring solutions, has released its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Zenprise Quarterly Cloud Report Identifies Key Trends Regarding Corporate Adoption of Mobile Devices
Zenprise®, Inc., the leader in secure mobile device management (MDM), today released its quarterly cloud report. The Zenprise MDM Cloud Report draws data from the Zencloud™ solution to identify key trends in enterprise mobile device adoption. MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics President and Chief Executive Officer Al Altomari Is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2012 Finalist in New Jersey
Agile Therapeutics today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Al Altomari was named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 program in the New Jersey region MarketWire

What is a Trustee?
Bankruptcy, debt consolidation and consumer proposals are complex financial procedures that require delicate negotiations between creditors and debtors. As such, they should not be attempted alone, and the expertise of an independent Trustee is a necessity. MarketWire

Samsung Selects Amalfi Semiconductor's CMOS Power Amplifier Transmit Module for Multiple Handset Platforms
Amalfi® Semiconductor, Inc., an emerging leader in cost effective, high performance power amplifier solutions for cellular handsets, today announced that its AM7808 CMOS high-power, high-efficiency transmit module has been selected by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., for multiple high-volume 2G handset platforms targeting emerging markets. MarketWire

Russians Taking Part in Chicago's Tech Community
Bay.Ru, a Chicago-based website that sells US goods to Russian consumers, is proud to announce its membership in the Illinois Technology Association (ITA). Bay.Ru believes in ITA's mission to boost Illinois' technology industry and shares its passion for peer collaboration to achieve such growth. MarketWire

MedForum12 Brings Top Minds in Healthcare Together to Explore Value-Based Solutions for the U.S. Healthcare System
More than 150 healthcare leaders from across the country, including chief medical officers and clinical leaders, senior IT leaders and care management executives from progressive U.S. health plans and provider organizations, gathered last week in Philadelphia at Medecision's 2012 Client Forum, "Strike the Balance MarketWire

Ascendant Engineering Services Will Present on Its Weapon Shock Simulator at NDIA Joint Armaments Conference
The buzz continues in the defense industry over Ascendant Engineering Services' (AES) Small Arms Weapon Shock Simulator (WSS). MarketWire

In'Tech Industries Expands Fleet of Stereo-Lithography Systems
In'Tech Industries announced that strong growth in both the investment casting and industrial rapid prototyping sectors have driven an unprecedented expansion of its line of Stereo-lithography systems. According to company officials, product demand has resulted in the addition of yet another 3D Systems IPro 8000 SLA System, beyond the 12 existing SLA systems already in place. MarketWire

Cadus Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Cadus Corporation (OTCBB: KDUS) announced today financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

GENWI Partners With The Hollywood Reporter to Create Tablet App for Cannes Film Festival
GENWI, the leader in cloud publishing, announced today that it is powering The Hollywood Reporter's Cannes Film Festival tablet app. GENWI was selected by The Hollywood Reporter to create a tablet app that is chock-full of engaging live content that will be updated throughout the festival. MarketWire

Housing Affordability Indices Reach Records in First Quarter
Housing affordability conditions for all buyers reached a milestone in the first quarter, according to the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

Lions Bay Media Named One of Canada's Top 250 Technology Companies for Second Year
Lions Bay Media has made the Branham Group's annual list of Top 250 Canadian Technology Companies for a second consecutive year. The Branham300 is considered the definitive listing of Canada's ICT industry leaders and Lions Bay Media has moved up five spots this year by producing a ten percent growth in its annual revenue. MarketWire

FranNet Releases Franchise Success Rate Statistics
FranNet, a national network of franchise consultants that helps aspiring entrepreneurs achieve franchise ownership, has released a detailed survey of the success and failure rates of franchise businesses. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Exec Recognized With ETP Icon Award
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced that Ed McRedmond, senior vice president of institutional & portfolio strategies was presented with a 2012 ETP Icon of the Industry Award at the 8th Annual Global ETF Awards® Dinner held recently in New York City. MarketWire

ARI to Host World's Largest Energy Fleet Forum
ARI, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announced today that it will host the largest energy fleet forum to date. The event is expected to convene nearly 60 fleet managers and procurement professionals from the energy sector in Houston, Texas MarketWire

HITEC 2012 Tackles Gaming Industry Issues in Education Sessions
Going beyond typical hotel technology issues, the 2012 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®) education program is focusing on the added issues that gaming properties encounter. The HITEC 2012 gaming sessions will be held on Monday, June 25 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md MarketWire

Valcent Products Inc. Appoints Christopher Ng as CEO
Valcent Products Inc. (OTCQB: VCTZF) ("Valcent") today appointed Christopher Ng as chief executive officer of the company. Ng was formerly Valcent's chief operating officer. Prior to joining Valcent, Ng served as chief supply chain officer for Lululemon Athletica and as vice president of Aritzia. Former CEO, Stephen Fane will continue to work with Valcent in the role of executive chair. MarketWire

Oil and Gas Option to Purchase Lease Acquired by Bayside Corporation in Duval County, Texas
BAYSIDE CORPORATION (PINKSHEETS: BYSD) an energy exploration, development and production company today announced it has acquired an option to purchase the Driscoll Foundation Lease in Duval County, Texas. This project consists of a tract of 160-acres with a possibility of acquiring an additional 480 acres located within the Gruy Field MarketWire

VHA IMPERATIV(TM) Gives Hospital Leaders Holistic Performance Improvement Advantage
As health care leaders struggle to manage myriad new payment models and other demands associated with health care reform, the need for enterprise-wide visibility and the synthesis of clinical, operational and financial data has become a critical business requirement. To deliver this level of insight, VHA Inc MarketWire

KCG Granted 3PAO Status Under GSA FedRAMP Program
Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG), the leading provider of cybersecurity services to the federal government and commercial organizations, today announced that it has been accredited as a Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO) under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) MarketWire

Chem-Dry, Nation's Best Carpet Cleaner, Welcomes Two New Franchise Owners
The two newest members of the Chem-Dry franchise family are longtime small businessmen who fought through injury and natural disaster to open their Chem-Dry locations in areas new to the world's largest carpet cleaner. MarketWire

BASi Adds Director of Discovery Services, Expands West Lafayette Research Collaborative Opportunities
BASi (Bioanalytical Systems Inc.) (NASDAQ: BASI) has named David Reynolds as its director of discovery services. Reynolds will oversee studies and staff of the company's new Discovery Center at corporate headquarters in West Lafayette, Ind. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Announces Email Key Performance Metrics for 2011, Tracking Seven Key Industries
Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS), a global insight-driven multichannel direct and digital marketing company, announced today the release of its comprehensive study of email marketing and messaging metrics for 2011 MarketWire

SEMAFO's Net Income Increases 54% to $31.5 Million in the First Quarter 2012
SEMAFO (TSX: SMF)(OMX: SMF) today reported its financial and operating results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2012. All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise stated. MarketWire

Coveo Earns SIIA CODiE Award for Best Relationship Management Solution
Coveo today announced that it has won a 2012 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Relationship Management Solution. The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries. The CODiE Awards showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services, honoring excellence in corporate achievement. MarketWire

Asma Farhin Joins Trustmark Companies as CIO, Employer Medical and Support Areas
Asma Farhin, 39, recently joined Trustmark Companies as Vice President and Chief Information Officer for its Employer Medical and support areas. The announcement was made by Dan Simpson, Senior Vice President and CIO for the Lake Forest-based employee benefits, and health and fitness management organization. MarketWire

Enviro-Log Firelogs and Firestarters Now Available at Military Commissaries
Enviro-Log®, Inc., an eco-friendly consumer products and recycling company, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Euro-American Brands to distribute its earth-friendly firelogs and firestarters to 170 military commissaries throughout the United States MarketWire

Santeon Group, Inc. Interim Operational and Financial Update
Santeon Group, Inc. (OTCBB: SANT) released key highlights of the Special Update Call it held for shareholders and all interested parties on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EDT) MarketWire

CornerWorld (CWRL) Deploys Proprietary Mobile and Terrestrial Lead Generation Technology
CornerWorld Corporation (OTCBB: CWRL), recently named Dallas Business Journal's fastest-growing public company in North Texas, announced today its entry into the telephone-based "lead generation" market. The telephone-based lead generation space, estimated at almost $180 billion, has largely been dominated by larger, higher-priced providers. MarketWire

EADS North America Delivers Final CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft for Mexico Under U.S. Foreign Military Sales Agreement
EADS North America has delivered the fourth and final Airbus Military CN235-300 Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) to be supplied to the Mexican Navy under a U.S. Coast Guard managed foreign military sales agreement. MarketWire

Dennison Trailers Hits the Road With Epicor ERP

Covanta Brings Expertise to the Ontario Waste Management Association
Covanta Energy Corporation (Covanta) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joey Neuhoff to the Ontario Waste Management Association's (OWMA) board of directors. Neuhoff, Covanta's Vice-President of Business Development, was appointed to a two-year term on the board at the OWMA's annual general meeting in Toronto MarketWire

Reimbursement Intelligence: Tofacitinib to Be Positioned After Anti-TNFs, Say Payers Based on FDA Panel Review

Kiril Tsemekhman Joins AdSafe Media as Chief Data Officer
AdSafe Media, the leading source of brand protection and ad viewability data, today announced that it has named Kiril Tsemekhman as its new SVP, chief data officer MarketWire

La Mancha Reports Q1 Net Earnings of $7.9 Million
La Mancha Resources Inc. (TSX: LMA) (FRANKFURT: LMA) MarketWire

Fusion Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. (OTCBB: FSNN) today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Fairmount Minerals Shares Sixth Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report
Fairmount Minerals is pleased to announce the launch of its sixth annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report titled, "Inspiring Innovation Through Our Commitment to People, Planet & Prosperity MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Releases Zumba(R) Fitness Rush Bollywood Style Pack and Zumba(R) Wear Avatar Collection
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, just released its first Zumba® Fitness Rush downloadable dance style pack featuring three exotic Bollywood songs to spice up your workout and build your track library MarketWire

LANE PR Hires Jeff Bunch as Digital Account Director
LANE PR, an independently owned public relations agency, has hired Jeff Bunch as digital account director. With nearly a decade of experience as a strategist, Bunch will develop creative programs to leverage public relations efforts across digital and social media platforms as part of LANE PR's digital studio. MarketWire

Forte's SystemC High-Level Synthesis Licensed by HighIP Design Company
AT DAC BOOTH #1430 -- Forte Design Systems™, a leading provider of software products that enable design at a higher level of abstraction and improve design results, today announced High-IP Design Company, a SystemC intellectual property (IP) provider, has licensed Forte's Cynthesizer™ SystemC high-level synthesis (HLS). MarketWire

SEI Receives Suntrust's Coveted 'Focus on Growth' Award
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that it was recognized with the "Focus on Growth" award at SunTrust's 2011 Supplier Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. SEI was awarded the accolade for exceeding, year after year, SunTrust's performance expectations and relentlessly helping SunTrust acquire, grow, and manage their trust accounts. MarketWire

Guitammer First Quarter Revenue Increases 4% to a Record $729,000
The Guitammer Company (OTCBB: GTMM), a leader in low frequency sound and creator of the award-winning line of ButtKicker®-brand low frequency audio transducers that provide an immersive entertainment experience for audiences, today announced record revenue for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 MarketWire

Chitsie Launches With Brand Promotions and Real Prizes From StartupGrid, The Inspired Cookie, The Founding Moms
Chitsie LLC recently launched a beta version of its internet marketing platform to help startups and mid-sized businesses accelerate their digital marketing efforts in a super fun way via contests and games. MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results; Directors Declare Regular Cash Dividend
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) reports Net Income of $837,000, equal to $0.11 per diluted share, on sales of $18,425,000 for the First Quarter ended April 28, 2012. During the comparable period of the prior year, the Company reported a Net Income of $431,000, equal to $0.06 per diluted share, on sales of $18,860,000. Net Income in the First Quarter includes a tax benefit of $285,000 or $0 MarketWire

Bergio International Announces 1st Quarter Results
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCBB: BRGO) ("Bergio" or the "Company") announced today the first quarter results for 2011. MarketWire

Liberator, Inc. Reports Results for Its Fiscal Third Quarter Ended March 31, 2012
Liberator, Inc. (OTCBB: LUVU) (OTCQB: LUVU), a progressive, vertically integrated company capitalizing on the emerging sexual wellness revolution through the worldwide marketing of the Liberator® brand, today reported its financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

KELL Partners Helps U.S. Soccer Foundation Score With More Efficient Grant Application Process
KELL Partners today announced the implementation of a new CRM system for the U.S. Soccer Foundation, the Major Charitable Arm of Soccer in the United States, to help the organization more effectively manage its Annual Grants program. MarketWire

Pink Visual's Groundbreaking Cloud-Based Celebrates One-Year Anniversary, the adult entertainment site that Cnet once said could help determine whether cloud services are "a slice of heaven or just vapor," celebrates the one-year anniversary of its official launch on May 15, a benchmark that has Pink Visual executives taking stock of what they have learned from the site's inaugural run. MarketWire

Kilopass NVM IP Cores First to Deliver Footprint and Pin Compatibility Across Eight Top-Tier Silicon Foundries for the 130/110nm Process Node
Kilopass Technology Inc MarketWire

DSI Releases New Mobile Enterprise Applications for Inquiries and Approvals
Data Systems International, Inc. (DSI), a global provider of mobile solutions, announces a new release of dcLINK® MOBILEApps™ Inquiries and Approvals. MarketWire

Zayo Deploys Low Latency Route Between Chicago and Seattle
Zayo Group announces it is enhancing its low latency service between Seattle and Chicago. The improved performance on the route will give Financial, Content and Carrier customers a material latency reduction from what is currently available. MarketWire

Pioneer Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc MarketWire

Unity Awards Open Nominations Begin
Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity multi-platform engine and development tools, have opened up public nominations for the annual Unity Awards. Nominations for awards categories will be accepted from May 15 through June 15. MarketWire

FindHire Launches Recruiting App on Apple Store -- First Stand-Alone Recruiting Application Ever on the iTunes Store
FindHire surprised many of the major players in the recruiting software and talent management game last week, when they released the first ever recruiting application for iPad on the iTunes store. Downloads soared the first night since the launch, purchased by both International companies and top global recruiting firms. MarketWire

JCM Global Acquires 49 Percent of Nanoptix Inc. Common Stock
Moving to the next phase of a business relationship that began last year, JCM Global, the world's leading automatic transactions solutions provider to the gaming industry, has completed its acquisition of 49 percent Nanoptix Inc. common stock. MarketWire

Napersoft Recognized as the 2012 RAVE Award(TM) Winner for Document Assembly
Napersoft, a leading provider of document assembly software, is recognized as a 2012 RAVE Award™ winner for delivering exemplary value to customers. Napersoft is the only document assembly vendor to the insurance industry to receive this coveted award. MarketWire

EVE's ZEMI-3 Methodology Used by Fujitsu Microelectronics Solutions to Implement Integrated Algorithm-to-Emulation Flow
EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification, today announced that its ZeBu hardware-assisted verification platform and ZEMI-3 transaction-level modeling methodology have been adopted by Fujitsu Microelectronics Solutions Limited of Kanagawa, Japan. MarketWire

SBM Offshore N.V. - Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM) 27 June 2012
Agenda EGM - 27 June 2012 SBM Offshore N.V. announces that the agenda of the Extraordinary GeneralMeetingof Shareholders (EGM) to be held on Wednesday 27 June 2012 at 2.30 pm inthe NHHotel in Rotterdam (The Netherlands) and the invitation for shareholders toattend the EGM has now been published on the Company's MarketWire

FormoPro's Award Management System Saves up to 50% Time & Expense of Running Award Programs
FormoPro, LLC, the online awards management solution provider that helps companies recognize excellence and achievement, announces the FormoPro Award Management System. The system simplifies and consolidates the entire workflow process online from the call for entries through the distribution of prizes, minimizing administrative time and lowering costs by up to 50%. MarketWire

Lattice Announces Positive Q1 EBITDA and Surging Communications Sales
Lattice Incorporated (OTCBB: LTTC), a provider of advanced information and communications technology solutions to the corrections industry and key government agencies, announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Sionix Corporation Updates Status of MWTS Deployment in the Williston Basin
Sionix Corporation (OTCBB: SINX) ("Sionix" or the "Company"), a designer of patented water treatment systems, announced today the update on the deployment of their Mobile Water Treatment System that has been customized for McFall Inc., for the treatment of drilling fluids from E&P operations in the Williston Basin of North Dakota MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Survey of Consumers Finds Post-Recession Psychological Shift in the Way Americans View Homeownership
With the recession technically over, many questions have circulated about the future of housing and whether the concept of homeownership will forever be changed in the United States. Well-known psychotherapist, Dr. Robi Ludwig partnered with Coldwell Banker Real Estate to explore the feelings Americans have on the value of the home and homeownership now, compared to before the economic downturn MarketWire

Operational and Financial Highlights 1st Quarter 2012
Manas Petroleum Corp. ("Manas") (TSX VENTURE: MNP) (OTCBB: MNAP) has filed its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 on EDGAR and on SEDAR. ( or The following provides you with a review of some of the highlights: MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Signs an Agreement to Purchase The Third Stone Corporation, a Software Development Company
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA), a Future Driven® Automotive Retail Group announced today that on May 8, 2012, it entered into a Share Exchange Agreement, for the acquisition of The Third Stone Corporation (TSC). MarketWire

NanoInk Expands Presence in Japan With Prestigious New Distributor
The NanoFabrication Systems Division of NanoInk® is pleased to announce that it has reached a non-exclusive agreement with the Research Institute of Biomolecule Metrology Co., Ltd. (RIBM) to serve as a distributor in Japan MarketWire

VirtuOz Reinforces Its Position as the Leading Provider of Intelligent Virtual Agents With the Addition of Three Industry Awards
VirtuOz, Inc MarketWire

Home Instead Senior Care Debuts Free Online Alzheimer's Training Program for Family Caregivers
Home Instead Senior Care today announces the launch of a groundbreaking online Alzheimer's training program -- Alzheimer's CARE. The program is free for families and others caring for loved ones with the disease. Experts estimate that some 5 MarketWire Streamlines Document Review Bidding Process for Law Firms, Corporations, and Government
A new marketplace that caters to law firms, corporate legal departments, and government agencies aims to ease the financial burden inflicted by the $4 billion e-discovery industry. Launched today, JusticeBid MarketWire

Experian QAS Launches a Real-Time Data Enhancement Product
Experian® QAS®, a part of Experian Marketing Services and a leading provider of address verification software and services, today launched Prospect IQ(SM), a data enhancement product that enables organizations to gain a deeper understanding of their consumers by allowing them to leverage Experian ConsumerView(SM) data and make effective business decisions in real time. MarketWire

Global Telesat Awarded U.S. Navy Contract for Mobile Satellite Equipment
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles and related technologies, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Global Telesat Corp. ("GTC"), has been awarded a new contract to supply the U.S. Navy with mobile satellite equipment MarketWire

Bitzio, Inc. Continues Ramp Up of Mobile Gaming Talent With ACT Smartware Acquisition
Bitzio, Inc. ("Bitzio" or "the Company") (OTCBB: BTZO), a leader in media, mobile games, and the gamification of mobile apps, today announced that it has agreed upon terms to acquire German mobile gaming and software company, ACT Smartware ("ACT"). The acquisition terms have been agreed upon by both companies and a signed letter of intent setting out the terms has been executed MarketWire

Graymark Healthcare and Foundation Healthcare to Combine
Graymark Healthcare, Inc MarketWire

Parametric Sound to Present at the East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference
Parametric Sound Corporation (NASDAQ: PAMT), a leading innovator of audio products and solutions, today announced that company executives will present at the East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at the Metro Meeting Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Parametric Sound's presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. EDT (11:30 a.m. PDT) MarketWire

Leading Global Advertising Network, Lucky Pacific, Selects Cake Marketing for Scalable, Accurate Tracking Analytics Platform
Cake Marketing, the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) division of Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLZ), announced a new partnership with Lucky Pacific, a leading domestic and international affiliate network focused in the market research, travel, and daily deal verticals MarketWire

Xtreme Exceeds 1,000 Barrels of Daily Saltwater Disposal
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil and natural gas, is pleased to announce that the Company's saltwater disposal well has achieved its initial goal of processing greater than 1,000 barrels of saltwater per day MarketWire

Artists for Peace and Justice Announces the Receipt of an $800,000 Grant from Artists for Haiti
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Handeni Gold Inc.: Handeni Gold's Board Appoints a Vice-Chairman and Committees
Handeni Gold Inc. (the "Company" or"Handeni Gold") (OTCBB: HNDI). HNDI is pleased to announce the appointment ofaBoard Vice-Chairman as well as the appointment of new Board members to eachofits existing Audit, Compensation and Corporate Governance Committees. MarketWire

Wear It! Oswego Announces Fish with a Pro Sweepstakes: Win Chance to Fish with Pro Joe Thomas of the Outdoor Channel
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City of Staunton Meets Freedom of Information Act Compliance Requirements With C2C ArchiveOne Email Archiving Solution
C2C, a leading provider of email, file and messaging management solutions, today announced that the City of Staunton, Virginia relies on its ArchiveOne enterprise email archiving solution to meet regulations put forth by the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) MarketWire

Fujitsu Wins 2012 Partner Innovation Award
Fujitsu today announced that its professional services group has won the SAP-MICROSOFT Unite Partner Connection 2012 Partner Innovation Award for its efforts in helping Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL) dramatically improve customer contact and activity management with a deployment of Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP MarketWire

Sophos Offers Partners New Complete Security Suites to Meet Clients' Changing Needs
In response to partner and customer demand, Sophos today introduced new Complete Security Suites: Web Protection, Data Protection and Complete Security. These suites offer Sophos partners the tools they need to help their clients address the evolving security challenges IT departments are facing due the consumerization of IT, the rise of advanced persistent threats, and an increase in malware. MarketWire

Novotus Recognized as a Finalist in the ACG 2012 Awards
Novotus, the leading Texas-based Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) company, announced today it was named a finalist for the Outstanding Corporate Growth and Emerging Company Award from the Central Texas Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG). The company is a finalist in the category for businesses with annual revenues in 2011 of up to $25 million. MarketWire

Fieldpoint Private Welcomes Another U.S. Trust Veteran
Fieldpoint Private, the fast-growing wealth advisory and private banking firm serving ultra high net worth families and institutions, announced today that Jeffrey Ferraro has joined the firm's New York office as a Managing Director. Mr. Ferraro joins from Bank of America's U.S. Trust unit, where he advised on $1 MarketWire

Marilyn Karpoff, President of Karpoff Affiliates, Launches "Moving On NYC," a Unique Relocation Service
Karpoff Affiliates, a New York City-based real-estate company, launches Moving On NYC, New York's only comprehensive transition and relocation service directly associated with a licensed real estate agency MarketWire

Acronis Enhances Strength Of Executive Team With Two New Strategic Development Hires
Acronis, a leading provider of easy-to-use disaster recovery and data protection solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, announced the creation of two new roles on its Executive team to bring enterprise development and growth expertise to the Company MarketWire

HasOffers Simplifies Suppression List Management With UnsubCentral Integration
Today, HasOffers has announced a full integration with UnsubCentral, a leading suppression list management platform. This strategic alliance combines the power and security of UnsubCentral's suppression lists directly with affiliate offers in the HasOffers affiliate tracking platform, allowing advertisers and networks to associate a suppression list with any offer. MarketWire

New World Gold Corporation Releases First Quarter Results
New World Gold Corp (PINKSHEETS: NWGC), a gold mining company with existing operations in Ecuador and Peru, today released its financial statements for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012.The report was filed and is available on the Pink Sheets. MarketWire

American Solar Direct Raises $5 Million in Additional Equity Investment for Fast-Paced California Residential Solar Market
American Solar Direct Holdings Inc. (ASDHI), the parent company of solar energy lease provider American Solar Direct (ASD), announced today that it has secured $5 million in additional equity investment. MarketWire

Pyramid Oil Company Reports Continued Earnings Growth in First Fiscal Quarter
Pyramid Oil Company (NYSE Amex: PDO) today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Reply! Names Financial Management Veteran David White as Chief Financial Officer
Reply! Inc., the leading marketplace for the acquisition of locally targeted consumer traffic, today announced the appointment of David White as Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

Quantivo's Cloud-Optimized Analytics Solution Selected by ASOS to Drive More Value From Data
Quantivo, the industry's first provider of cloud-optimized analytics, announced today that ASOS, one of the world's top online fashion and beauty retailers, has selected Quantivo's behavioral-analytics technology to analyze data from online-shopping to discover patterns that will support continuous improvements for their customers. MarketWire

Transition Networks Launches Industrial Substation Switch
Transition Networks Inc., a preferred technology partner delivering innovative fiber networking and specialized products worldwide, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), announced today at the Entelec Conference & Expo, the launch of its new industrial product platform, the Indura™ MarketWire

KBS REIT III Acquires Class A Office Property in Salt Lake City
KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III (KBS REIT III), a publicly registered, non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, Calif., has added another signature office building to its portfolio with the acquisition of Gateway Tech Center, a 198,565-square-foot converted warehouse property in downtown Salt Lake City MarketWire

Lithium Exploration Announces Receipt of Milestone Payment
Lithium Exploration Group (OTCBB: LEXG) (OTCQB: LEXG) announces the receipt of the previously announced $1.5MM investment from Hagan Investment, Ltd. The catalyst for the investment into the company was the initial testing of the ultrasonic generator being built to assist in the development of the Valleyview Project in Alberta, Canada. MarketWire

Thermador's Built-In MicroDrawer(TM) Microwave Redefines Kitchen Innovation and Flexibility
To deliver cutting-edge installation and design while incorporating best-in-class size and cooking capabilities, Thermador ( introduces its new Thermador Built-in MicroDrawer™ Microwave, which gives culinary enthusiasts the ability to combine luxury-class cooking power with Thermador's industry-leading innovations in perfect flush design. MarketWire

CalAmp Receives $5 Million Initial Production Orders for Positive Train Control Radios
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today that it has received initial purchase orders totaling approximately $5 million to supply interoperable PTC radios to two Class 1 North American railroads for delivery in the second half of calendar 2012. MarketWire

Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate Named to 2012 REAL Trends 500
Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate, LLC (Atlantic & Pacific) today announced that it was ranked as the 36th largest brokerage and 22nd largest independent brokerage as ranked by transactions in the 2012 REAL Trends 500. This is the first time that Atlantic & Pacific has been included in the report, which identifies the country's largest and most successful residential brokerage firms MarketWire

Houston Law Firm Lorance & Thompson, P.C. Launches Redesigned Website
Houston law firm Lorance & Thompson, P.C. announces that it recently launched a completely redesigned website. The new website is designed to provide visitors with a better overall user experience while also being search engine friendly. MarketWire

iTeknik Holding Corporation Posts 7.3% Increase in Sales to $9.3 Million; and a 37.8% Decrease in Debt for First Nine Months of FY 2012
iTeknik Holding Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ITKH), a leader in the telecommunications industry through its Send Global subsidiary, today posted its Third Quarter FY 2012 nine month results. Sales for the first nine months of fiscal year 2012, ending March 31, 2012, were $9,333,109 compared to $8,700,671 for the same period in FY 2011. This is a 7.3% improvement year-over-year for the period MarketWire

Go Online to Read Social Security Statements, But Do So Carefully, Allsup Says
The Social Security Administration (SSA) suspended mailing most Social Security statements last year, but is making statements available online starting this month MarketWire

"Tales Of The Waria," a Doc Defying Presumptions About Gender and Islam, Premieres on the World Channel
Indonesia is home to the world's largest Muslim population. It is also home to a transgender community known as the waria, biological men who live openly as women. "Tales of the Waria" follows four characters from this little-known community as they search for romance and companionship MarketWire

CompuCraft Named a Preferred Partner by Kerio Technologies
Kerio Technologies, Inc. today announced that CompuCraft, an IT solutions provider that serves the Western Michigan area, has attained Kerio Preferred Partner status. As a value-added reseller of Kerio's IT infrastructure portfolio for more than five years, the company has demonstrated continuous sales growth and advancement within Kerio's Business Partner Program. MarketWire

GRNE Reports Salons Revenue of $246,167 in April 2012; Up 7.3% Over April 2011
Green Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: GRNE) (PINKSHEETS: GRNE), a majority owned subsidiary of Nexia Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXHD), announced continued revenue growth in the month of April. MarketWire

ClickSquared Forms Strategic Partnership With Database Consultants Australia (DCA)
ClickSquared, a global provider of cross-channel marketing software and services, today welcomes its new distribution partner, Database Consultants Australia (DCA), into the company's partner program. MarketWire

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2012 Award Nominees in Northern California Experience 61 Percent Increase in Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth
Ernst & Young LLP, a leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, today announced that aggregated statistics collected from the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year ® 2012 Award nominees -- with companies in Northern California -- demonstrated strong year-over-year revenue and corporate growth directly contributing to economic recovery in the US. MarketWire

Identropy Adds Seasoned Executives to Its Management Team
Identropy, a leading provider of Identity and Access Management (IAM) services, today announced it has expanded its management team with the addition of Carl Aloi as Chief Financial Officer, Steve Curtis as Vice President of Services and Tom Neckel as Vice President of Sales MarketWire

MetraTech's Metanga to Monetize WebbStone's New CRM Offering
MetraTech Corp., the leading provider of agreements-based billing and compensation solutions, today announced that Metanga, its multi-tenant, cloud-based billing application, will enable customer enrollment, billing and support for WebbStone, a new provider of SaaS based CRM solutions MarketWire

Cadence Expands System and SoC Verification Offerings to Accelerate System Integration and Reduce Time to Market
Cadence Design Systems, Inc MarketWire

Cadence Introduces New NVM Express IP Solutions for Solid State Storage Applications
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today launched the industry's first IP subsystem for the development of SoCs supporting the NVM Express 1.0c standard, an interface technology used in the rapidly growing solid-state drive (SSD) market MarketWire

Fortinet(R) FortiClient(TM) Earns 25th Virus Bulletin VB100 Award
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a leader in high-performance network security -- today announced the company's FortiClient™ endpoint security solution has been awarded its 25th Virus Bulletin certification in the Antivirus Awards. MarketWire

Exporter Comercializadora Tierra Mexicana Prefers Purfresh for Improved Bottom Line
Purfresh, Inc MarketWire

EnerNOC Customers Win BBJ "Best Green Practices" Awards
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, congratulates three of its customers that have been recognized by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ) for their excellence in innovative clean technology and energy management practices MarketWire

Worlds Inc. Receives 7th "Virtual Worlds" Patent Related to MMO Architecture
Worlds Inc. (OTCBB: WDDD) has been issued patent no. 8,161,385 from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) titled "System and Method for Enabling Users to Interact in a Virtual Space." This is the seventh patent in Worlds' intellectual property (IP) portfolio MarketWire

Grade A Office Building No. 50 Connaught Road Central Sold for HK$4.88 Billion
Colliers International has successfully concluded the purchase of 50 Connaught Road Central (the Property) in Hong Kong for a total turnover of HK$4.88 billion (US$629 million) by Agricultural Bank of China. MarketWire

St. Elias Mines Ltd. Options Strategic Claim Adjoining Tesoro to 88 Capital Corp.
Lori McClenahan, President and Chief Executive Officer of St. Elias Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: SLI) (PINKSHEETS: SELSF) (US Clearing Symbol: SELSF) (FRANKFURT: EKL), and Robert Coltura, Director of 88 Capital Corp., announce today that St. Elias has entered into an option agreement with 88 Capital Corp. whereby 88 Capital Corp MarketWire

LRAD Corporation Receives $1.7 Million LRAD-RX(R) Order for Asian Maritime Security
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of long range acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), today announced it has received a $1.7 million LRAD-RX systems order for Asian maritime security. Deliveries on the order are scheduled to begin this quarter and continue into the Company's 2013 fiscal year. MarketWire

Lehigh Valley Health Network Wins Two National Awards With T-System
T-System, Inc., is proud to recognize Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) as the recipient of two distinguished awards that involve the innovative use of DigitalShare™, a patient documentation solution for emergency medicine MarketWire

Rosetta Genomics Launches miRview Kidney
Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (NASDAQ: ROSG), a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostic tests, today announced the commercial launch of miRview® kidney, the Company's advanced microRNA assay that uses microRNA expression to classify the four most common kidney tumors: Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC), Papillary RCC, Chromophobe RCC and Oncocytoma MarketWire

X-ES Introduces SWaP-Optimized Rugged Embedded Router, Running Cisco IOS Software
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) announces XPedite5205, a versatile, Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP)-optimized, embedded router module hosting Cisco IOS® IP Routing software MarketWire to Launch the World's First Chiropractic Search Engine, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SEEK), an emerging leader in the vertical Local search space, today announced that it will launch the world's first Chiropractic Search Engine on June 15th under its generic top-level rebranded domain name MarketWire

Merchant Acquiring Service Valitor Partners With White Eagle Plc
Valitor, a leader in international merchant acquiring services and card solutions, has partnered with White Eagle Plc, an electronic payments provider in the UK, in order to release prepaid credit cards on the British market. MarketWire

Lam Research Enters Into Accelerated Stock Buyback Agreement
Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX) announced today that it entered into an accelerated stock buyback agreement ("ASB agreement") with Goldman, Sachs & Co. to repurchase an aggregate of $375 million of Lam Research common stock. The Company will acquire the common shares pursuant to the ASB agreement as part of its $1.6 billion stock repurchase program MarketWire

New Partner Announcement: Tom Owen Joins IQTalent Partners
IQTalent Partners, a boutique executive search firm, announced today that Tom Owen has joined the firm as a Partner to help lead the Mobile and Wireless Technologies practice. MarketWire

China Armco Metals Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
China Armco Metals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CNAM) ("China Armco" or the "Company"), a distributor of imported metal ore and metal recycler, today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Unity Management Group, Inc. Acquires On Track Technology Inc.
Unity Management Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UYMG), a growing health resource company, today announced the acquisition of Texas-based On Track Technology Inc. in a transaction that expands the company's geographic coverage and diversifies its revenue stream. On Track Technology Inc MarketWire

Catasys Commences Enrollment With Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
Catasys, Inc. (OTCBB: CATS) announced today that it has begun enrollment in its OnTrak™ integrated substance dependence program in Oklahoma for Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma. Eligible Coventry Health Plan members are covered under the OnTrak program, which includes medical and psychosocial interventions, as well as care coaching over 52 weeks MarketWire

Dynamic Ventures Corporation Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial and Operational Results
Dynamic Ventures Corporation (OTCBB: DYNV) today announced its financial and operational results for the first quarter 2012. MarketWire

IEC Announces Additional Debt Reduction
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) announced it has reached final agreement with the sellers of Southern California Braiding Inc. (SCB) regarding acquisition-related escrow claims. MarketWire

Vestmark's Heeren Pathak Named Advisory Solutions All-Star Achiever by the Money Management Institute
Heeren Pathak, Chief Technology Officer at Vestmark, a leading innovator of advisory solutions and wealth management technology, was awarded the Advisory Solutions All-Star Achiever Award by the Money Management Institute (MMI). MarketWire

Stratus Receives Award for Customer Service Excellence
Stratus Technologies will receive its second consecutive NorthFace ScoreBoard Award(SM) for outstanding customer service. The Omega Management Group Corp. presents this award annually to companies that, as rated solely by their own customers, achieved excellence in service and support during the prior year. MarketWire

Comcast, iRobot and Google Support STEM Programs in Massachusetts Public Schools Through Science from Scientists
As over 500,000 middle and high school students across the state prepare for the Science, Technology and Engineering (STE) MCAS this week, major New England companies including Comcast, Google, iRobot and others are leveraging a unique educational non-profit, Science from Scientists, to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the classroom and beyond MarketWire

Clarabridge and Connotate Partner to Provide World-Class Online and Social Media Data Analysis
Clarabridge, Inc., the leading provider of sentiment and text analytics for Customer Experience Management (CEM), has partnered with Connotate, Inc., the leading provider of solutions that help organizations monitor and collect data and content from the Web MarketWire

Connecticut School District Creates Operational Efficiencies Through Kaseya
Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management software, today announced that Fairfield Public Schools (Conn.) has streamlined and automated its IT systems management strategy with Kaseya MarketWire

Greenbelt Solar Rolls Out Free HOA Solar Training Seminar for Home Owners Associations and Property Management Companies to Raise Awareness for Recently Passed Texas Solar Legislation
To help educate Home Owner Associations (HOAs) and Property Management Companies in Central Texas on new solar legislation recently passed by the Texas State Legislature, Greenbelt Solar ( today unveiled a new 30-minute Free HOA Solar Training Seminar that can be held as a stand-alone event or as part of the HOA's regular monthly meeting. MarketWire

Northland Secures the Electricity Price for 2013
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(OSLO: NAUR)(OSLO: NAUR.R)(FRANKFURT: NPK) ("Northland" or the "Company") is pleased to announce hedging of its prices for the supply of electricity for its Kaunisvaara project for the next year. MarketWire

China Modern Net Income Increases 149% and Announces $0.31 EPS for the First Nine Months of Fiscal 2012
China Modern Agricultural Information Inc. ("the Company," "China Modern") (OTCBB: CMCI), a high-tech livestock company specializing in the breeding of cows and calves, the production and sale of milk and the sale of organic fertilizer, today announced the financial results for the 2012 fiscal third quarter and first nine months ended March 31st, 2012. Net income increased 149% to $14 MarketWire

Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd.: Corporate Update and Appointment of Investor Relations Manager
Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. ("Santacruz" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: SCZ) Santacruz is pleased to report significant progress at its Rosario project, located in the historical mining district of Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. In August 2011 the Company signed an option agreement with Compania Minera Nukay, S.A. de C.V. a subsidiary of Goldcorp Inc MarketWire

WABCO Announces Multi-Year Contract with IVECO to Supply Anti-Lock Braking Technology for Light- and Medium-Duty Trucks in South America
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), ( a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, has entered into a long term agreement with IVECO to supply anti-lock braking technology for IVECO's platforms of light- and medium-duty trucks produced in Brazil from 2013 onward MarketWire

Samsung Bioepis Selects QUMAS on Microsoft SharePoint 2010 to Manage Regulatory Documents
QUMAS today announced that Samsung Bioepis has selected QUMAS ComplianceSP on Microsoft SharePoint 2010 to manage all of its regulatory documents following an extensive vendor evaluation process. Samsung Bioepis is a joint venture between Samsung Biologics and Biogen Idec to develop, manufacture, and market biosimilars MarketWire

Roland Berger Strategy Consultants Welcomes Two New Partners and One New Principal to the Chemicals & Oil Competence Center in the USA
To further strengthen its Chemicals & Oil Competence Center, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants has appointed William R. Downey Jr. and Jonathan Goldhill as new partners in New York and Gillian Morris as a principal in the Chicago office of the company. MarketWire

Selectica Community Gathers for Annual User Conference, Fusion '12
Selectica (NASDAQ: SLTC), provider of software that accelerates sales cycles and streamlines contract processes, today announced that its annual user conference, Selectica Fusion '12, will begin this evening at the Westin Verasa Napa in Napa, California. MarketWire

Aventurine's Darkfall Online MMO Adds PayOne's Mobile Payment Service
PayOne announces that Aventurine (, an award-winning global game developer and Aventurine's major investor, InternetQ (LSE: INTQ), a global leader in mobile marketing and digital entertainment solutions, will offer its Darkfall Online MMO gamers the option to simply charge their subscription and any related fees to their mobile bill. MarketWire

ForeScout Security Automation Advances Granarolo Network Defences and Delivers Operational Savings
ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of automated security control solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises and government organisations, today announced that Granarolo Group, Italy's largest dairy provider and a leader in the country's manufacturing sector, has selected ForeScout's automated security control platform to advance network defences and achieve operational savings MarketWire

Agari Email TrustIndex Applies Big Data Insight to Reveal Online Travel & Internet Retail Verticals Most Vulnerable to Email Attack; Social Media and Finance Advance, Embracing Trust
FS-ISAC -- Agari, revolutionizing email security, today released its first TrustIndex, a quarterly measurement that applies Agari's big data insights to score email attack vulnerability and email trust by industry. Similar to a credit score, the Agari Email TrustIndex is a composite score on a scale of 1, lowest level of security, to 1000, the highest level of security MarketWire

Nova LifeStyle 2012 First Quarter Revenues Nearly Doubled as Company Continued Aggressive Global Expansion of Its Nova Branded Furniture Lines
Nova LifeStyle, Inc. (OTCBB: STVS) (website:, an emerging leader in the U.S. and worldwide in self designed and manufactured urban contemporary furniture which is sold under NOVA brand names, today reported results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Leeyo's Next-Generation RevPro(TM) Revenue Recognition Software to Be Integrated Into SAP(R) Business ByDesign(R) SaaS Solution
Leeyo Software, Inc., a provider of software for revenue recognition automation and management, today announced that RevPro™, one of the most complete revenue recognition software suites on the market, will be fully integrated into the SAP® Business ByDesign® solution, a cloud solution. RevPro automates and manages virtually every process faced by a company's revenue team MarketWire

Scribe Wins SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud Application/Service
Scribe, the leader in CRM data integration, today announced that Scribe Online won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud Application/Service, which recognizes the best solution for creating, delivering, and/or managing services in a cloud computing environment MarketWire

DecisionPoint Systems Reports Record First Quarter Revenue of $17.8 Million
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DPSI), a leading enterprise mobility and RFID systems solutions provider, today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Focus Gold Corp. to Host Global Investor Conference Call
Focus Gold Corp. (or "Focus" or the "Company") (OTCQB: FGLD) (OTCBB: FGLD) would like to invite all current Shareholders as well as any other interested parties to join their global Investor conference call on Thursday, May 24th, 2012, 5 PM eastern time. MarketWire

Ventura County Sheriffs and Clark County Detention Center Deploy TASER X2 ECDs
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced several significant orders for its new TASER® X2™ electronic control device (ECD). Many of these orders were purchased using a generous TASER X26 trade-in offer. MarketWire

Citizens Capital Corp. Announces $11,136,300 Discounted Remarketing of Series 2010A; 7%; 144A Bonds
Citizens Capital Corp. (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: CAAP) announced today that Citizens Capital Corp. ESOP Trust ("CCC ESOP Trust"), a direct affiliate of Citizens Capital Corp., intends, subject to market and other conditions, to re-market $30 million; Citizens Capital Corp MarketWire

Quantum Raises the Bar for Delivering Extreme Performance and Scalability in Big Data Environments
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced it is adding a larger, more scalable metadata appliance with greater functionality to its StorNext® product line MarketWire

Cornerstone Therapeutics Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Signs acquisition agreement with EKR Therapeutics, sharpening strategic focus on hospital and specialty markets Grows sales of core CUROSURF® and ZYFLO® products by 35% year over year Receives October 2012 PDUFA date for CRTX 080 for treatment of hyponatremia Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc MarketWire

Curalate Launches Comprehensive Pinterest Brand Intelligence Platform and Announces $750,000 in Financing Led by NEA
Curalate, the leading monitoring and analytics platform for socially curated sites, including Pinterest, launches today -- bringing 150+ brands and agencies out of Beta; announces seed funding round of $750,000 from NEA, First Round Capital and MentorTech. MarketWire

PeopleBrowsr Launches Social Media API for Identifying Influencers
PeopleBrowsr, the creator of community influence measure Kred and the global leader in social analytics, today announced the launch of the PeopleBrowsr Kred API for enabling marketers to identify influential people for social media engagement. MarketWire

Customers and Partners Accelerate Deployments and Connect to the Future With NetApp and SAP
In today's highly networked world, innovation requires collaboration and continuity in order to successfully drive business. With NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) and SAP AG, customers and partners benefit from integrated, end-to-end solutions from the global network of SAP® Co-Innovation Labs. As one of the four founding sponsors of the first SAP Co-Innovation Lab in Palo Alto, Calif MarketWire

Amtel Extends Distribution of Its Enterprise Mobile Device Management (MDM) Solution in Australia Through Partnership With Vita Group
Amtel Inc., the industry's first integrated solution for managing smart device security and telecom expenses, and Vita Group, Australia's most dynamic lifestyle and electronics retailer, today announced a partnership whereby Vita Group will be the exclusive distributor of Amtel's mobile device management solutions to enterprises in Australia. MarketWire

Weather Underground Launches Free Research Tool Designed to Measure the Impact of Weather on Your Business
Weather Underground, the world's first online weather service, announced today the availability of its Sales Tracker tool that allows Marketers to track sales figures against historical weather conditions. This free, self-service tool enables business owners to enter the ZIP code of a business location along with a custom date range to instantly download a spreadsheet of historical weather data MarketWire

TAP America, American Job Alliance and Made In the USA Foundation Form National 'Buy American' Coalition
TAP America, a non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening America, Made In the USA Foundation and the American Job Alliance today announced the 'Buy American Coalition' to stimulate our national economy, protect our nation's values and weaken authoritarian regimes abroad that violate human rights. MarketWire

Green Hills Software INTEGRITY-178B tuMP Multicore Operating System Selected by Rockwell Collins for the RQ-7B Shadow UAS Mission Computer
Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in high assurance operating systems, today announced that Rockwell Collins, a global leader and provider of aircraft electronics, selected the INTEGRITY®-178B tuMP multicore operating system for use in their Mission Computer for the RQ-7B Shadow Unmanned Air System (UAS) MarketWire

Oracle Announces Participation in 2012 Bay Area Maker Faire
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Williams & Williams to Auction Indian Springs Country Club
Williams & Williams, the premier brand in real estate auctions, today announced it will auction Indian Springs Country Club in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. This private club offers a first class experience with an array of amenities and recreational sports, making it an appealing and unique income-producing investment. The live auction will take place on Tuesday, June 5 at 5 p.m MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Receives Second Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH) Award
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) has received the second of two low rate initial production Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH) orders. This release has a value of approximately $3.9 million. The full multi-year production order is expected by the end of the second quarter of calendar year 2012. The total for the initial orders plus full production is expected to exceed $170 million. MarketWire

Triton Launches New "Exclusive" Global Travel Club; Acquires 1,500,000 Subscribers
Triton (PINKSHEETS: TTDZ) announced today that the Company is launching a New "Exclusive" Global Travel Club to be owned 100% by Triton Distribution Systems, Inc. Triton has acquired an active membership list of 1,500,000 members that will be the core starting membership participants in Privileged, Inc MarketWire

Oracle Announces Latest Version of Oracle Health Sciences ClearTrial Software
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Three Executives Among the Top 25 Most Influential, Inc., the recognized leader of cloud-based, sales automation software for inside sales professionals, announces that three of its executives have been named by the American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP) as among the Top 25 Most Influential people within the Inside Sales industry. MarketWire

Matrix42 Integrates Workplace Management With ServiceNow to Extend IT Service Automation
Knowledge12, Booth #102 Matrix42 ( has integrated its Workplace Management solutions with ServiceNow to offer integrated mobile device management, VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) and endpoint management capabilities through the ServiceNow service catalog MarketWire

PENSRUS Pens World Environment Day Sale With Eco-Friendly Promotional Products
PENSRUS, a mainstay in the promotional products industry, specializing in custom logo pens and pencils, specialty advertising products, and bargain and discount pens, is celebrating World Environment Day and fostering awareness of the dangers of pollution and waste by holding a special sale on their eco-friendly promotional products. MarketWire

Presstek Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter; Reaffirms Expectation of Positive Adjusted EBITDA for 2012
Presstek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRST) MarketWire

Oak Street Expands Staff to Fuel Growth
Oak Street Funding (, the nation's leading commission-based lender for insurance agents, is expanding its loan origination, underwriting and loan servicing departments to fuel the company's continued growth. This move helps the company to meet the needs of insurance agents for capital to buy, build or grow their businesses. MarketWire

Orthodontist in Scottsdale Utilizes Innovative Braces Technology to Restore Confidence
When Grace walked into Dr. Chris Murphy's Scottsdale orthodontics practice for the first time, she brought with her the tepid, self-conscious smile that she'd spent years hiding from her friends and classmates. Twin canines she referred to as "vampire teeth" hung resolutely out of place as she and her mother signed the patient information forms and took a seat. Grace and her mother had found Dr MarketWire

Web Ad.vantage Flourishes in Early 2012; Expands Portfolio With Four Active Clients
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Telx Names Ken Kajikawa and Tim Byrnes as General Managers
Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud computing enablement services and data center solutions, today announced two new additions to its marketing team, Ken Kajikawa has joined the company as General Manager for Content, Media and Entertainment (CME) and Tim Byrnes has joined as General Manager for Strategic Alliances and Partnerships. MarketWire

Symantec to Webcast 2012 Financial Analyst Day
Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) will host its 2012 Financial Analyst Day on Thursday, May 24, 2012, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time, in San Francisco. Executive presentations will provide an overview of the company's vision, strategy, key business initiatives and financial goals. MarketWire

Churchill Club Presents 14th Annual Top 10 Tech Trends
What:Churchill Club, Silicon Valley's premier business and technology forum, will host a dinner event on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 titled "14th Annual Top 10 Tech Trends MarketWire

New York Public Library's Science, Industry and Business Library Adds Panjiva Platform as Source for Trade Data
Global trade intelligence leader Panjiva today announced the New York Public Library's Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) has added Panjiva's trade platform to its list of professional business services, which will give library users free access to Panjiva's analytical tools, global trade data and information on more than 2 million companies. MarketWire

Peoplefluent to Present Webinar on Developing a Strong Leadership Pipeline Through Succession Planning
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 "Managing Workforce Succession for Strategic Business Impact." WHEN:Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. EDT (12:00 p.m MarketWire

U.S. Soldiers' Ingenuity Turns Simple Cabling Tool Into Mission-Critical, Life-Saving Solution to Safely Find, Access and Disarm Deadly Afghan IEDs
American ingenuity is alive and well among those on the front line of the war on terror. This as U.S. Army and Marine troops have cultivated a creative, life-saving solution out of a simple device: CMD's heavy duty telescoping poles sold at GSA pricing through industry-leading eTailer ( MarketWire

Superior Group Helps Buffalo Niagara's Life Science Businesses Grow Through Sponsorship of 2012 Venture Forum
Superior Group (Superior), an international workforce and business solutions provider, has once again signed on as a Growth Stage sponsor of the 2012 Venture Forum, a partnership between two well-established venture forums: Buffalo Niagara's annual Bright Forum and Albany's SmartStart UNYTECH Forum, happening in Buffalo, NY on May 16 - 17, 2012 MarketWire

WeVideo to Expand Online Video Ecosystem With Third Party Solutions
[Streaming Media East] -- WeVideo (, creators of the world's most powerful and easy-to-use online video editing platform, today announced the expansion of its video ecosystem via the integration of third party digital media solutions and platforms MarketWire

Simplee Secures $6 Million Series A Led by The Social+Capital Partnership
Simplee, the best way to take control of healthcare expenses, today announced that it has raised $6 million in a Series A round of venture capital funding led by The Social+Capital Partnership ("s23p"). The round also includes existing seed investor Greylock Partners. MarketWire Appoints J. William Tincup to Board of Directors, Inc., an online pre-employment testing and reference checking provider, today announced the appointment of J. William Tincup to its Board of Directors. Tincup is the CEO of the human resources consultancy company Tincup & Co. MarketWire

Horizon Interactive Awards Recognizes Fahrenheit Studio for Responsive Design
Fahrenheit Studio, a new media branding and design agency, announced today that it has received the prestigious Horizon Interactive "Best In Category" Award for its Web site The agency's design team developed to showcase the numerous luxury and celebrity brands they've created MarketWire

Cisco to Highlight BYOD Research Findings and Unveil Its Vision and Approach to Network Mobility: Going Beyond 'BYOD' to Enable "Your Way" Connected Worker Experiences

Cobra JoyRide Named Best Safety Product in Techlicious 2012 Best of CTIA Awards Program
Cobra Electronics Corporation ( (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced that Cobra JoyRide™, a smart charging accessory for personalizing the in-car smartphone experience, has been named the "Best Safety Product" in the Techlicious 2012 Best of CTIA Awards Program MarketWire

Morpho Detection Receives CATSA Order for 63 Desktop Explosive Trace Detectors Valued at More Than $2M
Morpho Detection, Inc. (MDI), the explosives and narcotics detection business of Morpho, Safran group's security unit, today announced an order from the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) for 63 next-generation Itemiser® DX desktop explosives trace detection (ETD) systems MarketWire

Columbus Networks and Xtera Communications First to Unveil 100G in Pan-American Caribbean Region
Columbus Networks, the leading wholesale communications service provider in the region, and Xtera Communications, Inc. (Xtera), a leading global provider of optical networking solutions, today announced that Columbus Networks is the first to bring 100G to the Pan-American Caribbean region by adding 100G to its existing high-capacity optical network in Panama. MarketWire

LTE Drives Redknee's Tier 1 Business in North America
Redknee (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing and charging software and solutions for communications service providers, is pleased to announce that it has signed multiple new solution upgrades with its customer base in North America, leading to a multi-million dollar increase in Redknee's Tier 1 business MarketWire

Oracle Introduces Newest Version of Oracle Insurance Insbridge Rating and Underwriting
ACORD LOMA -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Tone Introduces Cloud-Based ReliaTel VoIP QoS and UC Management Service
Tone Software Corporation, a leading provider of comprehensive voice quality and network monitoring and management software for converged telecommunications and IT infrastructures, today announced that its ReliaTel® VoIP and UC Service Assurance solution is now available as a cloud-based management service. MarketWire

ReSound Donates Hearing Aids to Oxygen Docu-Series "Tanisha Gets Married" -- ReSound, a technology leader in hearing aid solutions, has donated hearing aids to the Oxygen series, "Tanisha Gets Married." MarketWire

Argentina Pulp Mill Resumes Operations, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- Logística y Transporte Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (Puerto Piray, Misiones, Argentina), has restarted cellulose production at a mill it purchased in Puerto Piray, which was closed in mid-2011 because of financial issues. MarketWire

BioLargo Forms Medical Products Subsidiary to Focus on Advanced Wound Care
BioLargo, Inc. (OTCBB: BLGO), creator of patented iodine technologies, today announced the development of novel antimicrobial products for the advanced wound care industry and the formation of a wholly owned subsidiary BioLargo Medical Group, Inc., formed to advance proof of claims and pursue regulatory approvals MarketWire

Mixbook Announces Dad's Got Talent Contest 2012
Mixbook (, the free online photo book service that offers the most customizable photo books and photo cards on the planet, announces today a national competition to celebrate Father's Day. Mixbook's Dad's Got Talent Contest will begin May 15th and runs through Father's Day, June 17th MarketWire

How to Treat an Ankle Sprain With Dallas Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr. Brian Straus is an orthopaedic surgeon in Dallas with the All-Star Orthopaedic practice. As the ankle expert at the practice, he recently discussed the diagnosis and treatment process for an ankle sprain, including how to know when the help of an orthopaedic surgeon is needed. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts U.S. Lighting Fixtures Market at $25 Billion by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Lighting Fixtures," to their collection of Lighting & LED Market market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

PNI Digital Media to Present at B. Riley Investor Conference on May 21st, 2012
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced that Kyle Hall, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 13th annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference. The conference will be held at May 21st - 23rd at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Mr MarketWire

Jewelry And Watch Scoring System ( Launches: How Good Is Your Jewelry?
The Jewelry And Watch Scoring System ( launched April 23, 2012 to provide transparency to the jewelry manufacturing industry. gives shoppers access to unbiased evaluations by leading jewelry and watch appraisers. MarketWire

Comodo and TeleSign Partner to Deliver Intelligent Authentication
Comodo, a leading Internet security provider, and TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, announce their joint layered security solution combining the strengths of digital certificates and out-of-band phone-based authentication MarketWire

The California Women's Conference Inspires With Goodwill
The California Women's Conference, debuting this fall, and the Women Goodwill, a volunteer support group for Goodwill of Orange County, is extending a limited invitation to businesses and individuals to purchase and/or promote presale tickets to the 2012 California Women's Conference MarketWire

Universal Web Consulting Helps Small Businesses Harness Social Media's True Power
Businesses of all sizes, and in all industries, are constantly looking for ways to stand out. Distinguishing one's company from the competition, bringing in new customers, and retaining high levels of brand loyalty are all things that businesses prioritize -- and if they can accomplish these feats under budget, that's even better MarketWire

ConsignPro Elevates Nature of Consignment Business, Encourages Designer Resale
For some consumers, the notions of high fashion and thrift-store shopping experiences seem almost like polar opposites. Designer fashion is expensive and refined, whereas thrift stores offer their products at much lower prices, but seldom with designer labels attached. According to a new report from Forbes, however, the two concepts do not have to be mutually exclusive MarketWire

CRC Teams With TextPower to Offer Fast and Easy Power Outage Reporting via Text Messaging
Cooperative Response Center, Inc. (CRC), a leading nationwide contact center and central station, has teamed up with TextPower, Inc., a text messaging (SMS) business solutions provider, to use TextPower's SmartAlerts™ texting solution to enable customers of CRC's utility company members a fast and easy way to report power outages via text messaging MarketWire

Twelve-Month ENERGY Registry Results of PRO-Kinetic Energy Passively Coated Stent Presented at the European Conference of Paris Course on Revascularization (PCR)
BIOTRONIK has announced that the 12-month results of the ENERGY registry were presented at the EuroPCR conference in Paris. ENERGY is a registry in a broad patient population investigating the safety and clinical performance of the PRO-Kinetic Energy bare metal stent system in 1,016 patients MarketWire

Plastic Surgeon in Virginia Backs Breast Implant Safety, Stresses Need for Patient Education
According to the most recent statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and Virginia plastic surgeon Dr. Behzad Parva, silicone breast implants are the preferred implant choice for breast augmentation procedures across the nation. Despite recent media attention concerning the implant scares outside the U.S. from French company Poly Implant Prothèse (PIP), Dr MarketWire

NJ Top Dentists Features Dr. Peter Ciampi and Spring Lake Dental Care
Dr. Peter Ciampi has recently been listed as one of the top New Jersey dentists by NJ Top Dentists, a comprehensive healthcare resource for cataloging the best practitioners across the state in a variety of specialties. The directory provides patients with a list of doctors and dentists in New Jersey who have excelled in their commitment to patient care and quality results. Dr MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Patient Monitoring Devices Market at $19 Billion by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Patient Monitoring Devices / Equipments / Systems Market (2011 - 2016)," to their collection of In Vitro Diagnostics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Agnitum: PC Security Test Reveals Users of 64-Bit Windows Anti-Viruses Are Being Left Behind
The dismal Proactive Security Challenge results turned in by the big AV (Anti-Virus) players in the most recent 64-bit Windows 7 tests are making us wonder whether security companies are really catering to the needs of 64-bit PC/OS users. Are traditional AV vendors even capable of delivering reliable and robust protection to these users? MarketWire

Interactive Data Expands OTC Derivatives Valuation Service
Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of independent pricing and evaluation services, today announced the expansion of its OTC Derivatives Valuation Service to include independent evaluations of Credit Default Swaps (CDS) and select CDS Indices. MarketWire

Nokia introduces new range of mobile phones to provide a fast, affordable internet experience
Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 offer Facebook,Twitter, world-class EA games and accessto thousands of apps from the Nokia Store MarketWire

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Market Research Forecasts Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Market at $10.4 Billion by 2022 has announced the addition of the new report "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Systems: Global Market Outlook 2012-2022" to their collection of Medical Imaging market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

VitalSmarts Releases Crucial Conversations(R) Training 4th Edition
VitalSmarts, an innovator in corporate training and organizational performance, today released the fourth edition of Crucial Conversations® Training, one of the training industry's leading courses in teaching high-leverage skills to improve dialogue, relationships and bottom-line organizational results. MarketWire

Debt Crises and Fukushima Meltdown Still Shake European Power Industry, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The European sovereign debt crises and the Fukushima Dai'ichi nuclear accident of 2011 greatly increased the cost and complexity of keeping the lights on across Europe MarketWire

WyzAnt Tutoring Announces Winners of the 2012 WyzAnt College Scholarship Contest, the nation's largest marketplace for private tutors and students, today announced the winners of the 2012 WyzAnt College Scholarship Contest. After several months of voting, three deserving students have been selected to receive a total of $10,000 in college scholarship funding. MarketWire

Dockwise Ltd : Dockwise launches mandatory offer for all the issued and outstanding shares in Fairstar
Dockwise Ltd. ("Dockwise" or the"Company") has resolved to launch, through its wholly-owned subsidiaryDockwiseWhite Marlin B.V., an unconditional mandatory offer for all the issued andoutstanding shares of Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. ("Fairstar") at a price ofNOK 9.30 per Fairstar share (the "Mandatory Offer"). MarketWire

Resolutions Passed at SEMAFO's Shareholders Meeting on May 14, 2012
SEMAFO Inc. (TSX: SMF)(OMX: SMF) announced the resolutions passed at the Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on May 14, 2012, as proposed in the Management Proxy Circular made public on March 28, 2012. MarketWire

Satellite Manufacturing and Launch Markets Ready for a Bumpy Ride
NSR's Global Satellite Manufacturing and Launch Markets, 2nd edition, finds the satellite manufacturing and launch markets facing both softening demand and increasing competition until 2016. However, in the second half of the next decade the manufacturing market will be back on an upward track, while the launch services market will see more years of stagnant growth. MarketWire

Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation Establishes Working Capital Line of Credit
Beacon Redevelopment Industrial Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BCND) today announced that it has established a line of working capital for the purpose of funding the deconstruction and clean up of its Westmoreland Glass factory and site. MarketWire

TeleSign Brings Enhanced PhoneID 2.0 Product to the U.K. and Germany
TeleSign, a market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced an upgrade of its PhoneID solution for the United Kingdom and Germany. Online businesses use PhoneID to automate fraud prevention and protect against spam and fraudulent activity. MarketWire

Anadarko Extends Exploration Success With New Discovery Area Offshore Mozambique
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced the Golfinho exploration well discovered a new, major natural gas accumulation nearly 20 miles (32 kilometers) northwest of its Prosperidade complex within the Offshore Area 1 of the Rovuma Basin MarketWire

AMG reports first quarter 2012 results
Key Highlights * Revenue was $324.0 million in the first quarter 2012, a 2% increase overthe same period in 2011 * EBITDA(1) was $21.9 million in the first quarter 2012, a 16% decrease from the same period in 2011 * Adjusted EPS on a fully diluted basis was $0.26 in the first quarter 2012,a 26% decrease from $0 MarketWire

Second-Generation AMD A-Series APUs Enable Best-in-Class PC Mobility, Entertainment, and Gaming Experience in Single Chip
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the widely anticipated launch of its 2nd-Generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for mainstream and ultrathin notebooks, All-in-One and traditional desktops, home theater PCs and embedded designs. MarketWire

Butterfield Fulcrum Upgrades to Advent's Geneva(R) 8.5, Significantly Enhances Infrastructure
Butterfield Fulcrum, a leading independent fund services provider, is pleased to announce that it has upgraded to Advent's Geneva® 8.5, a major new release of Geneva®, Advent's award-winning global portfolio management and fund accounting solution MarketWire

China Auto Logistics 2012 First Quarter Revenues Climbed Past $100 Million on 33% Year Over Year Growth in Luxury Auto Sales
China Auto Logistics Inc MarketWire

Pro Golfer and Sports Nutrition Expert Tee Up Healthy Snacking Tips for Peak Performance
Whether you're a professional golfer or a weekend warrior, feeling hungry on the green can weaken your performance, but what you eat before and during the game can help improve your score. To help golfers stay on top of their game, Sports Nutrition Expert Robert Yang and PGA Professional Golfer D.A MarketWire

OMMA RTB Panel "What's the Attribution, Kenneth?" Featuring Convertro CEO Jeff Zwelling
Convertro, an advertising optimization company, today announced that its CEO and co-founder, Jeff Zwelling, will speak at OMMA Real-Time Buying (OMMA RTB) on May 16 at 2:45 p.m. at the Westin in Times Square in New York City MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Completes Additional Round of Financing
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) ("Independence Energy" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed an additional financing of $125,000. The financing was conducted through the issuance of 50,000 restricted common shares of the Company at a deemed price of $2.50 per share MarketWire

Berkeley Research Group Chairman David Teece Wins California Management Review 2012 Best Article Award
Berkeley Research Group Chairman and Principal Executive Officer David J. Teece's "Innovation in Multi-Invention Contexts: Mapping Solutions to Technological and Intellectual Property Complexity," co-authored with Deepak Somaya and Simon Wakeman, has been selected as the winner of the 2012 California Management Review Best Article Award. MarketWire

Janel World Trade Ltd. Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2012 Results
Janel World Trade, Ltd. (OTCBB: JLWT), a full-service global provider of integrated transportation logistics, announced today the financial results for its three and six months ending March 31, 2012. MarketWire

Statoil : Annual general meeting approves dividend of NOK 6.50 per share
On 15 May 2012 the general meeting in Statoil ASA (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) adopted the annual report and accounts for Statoil ASA for 2011, as proposed by the board of directors. The annual accounts and the annual report for Statoil ASA and the Statoil group for 2011 were approved, and a dividend of NOK 6.50 per share will be distributed GlobeNewswire

Dockwise Ltd : Dockwise offers financing assistance to Fairstar
In yesterday's Fairstar annual meeting of shareholders (AGM), Dockwise voted in favour of the re-appointment of the auditor and against the other resolutions including the authority for the Fairstar Boards to issue 20 MM shares under the conditions as set out in the AGM convocation. GlobeNewswire

DNO International: Invitation to First Quarter 2012 Results Presentation in London
DNO International will release its results for the first quarter 2012 to the Oslo Stock Exchange at 07:30 am CET (06:30 am GMT) on Monday 21 May 2012. GlobeNewswire

The Ruric Nomination Committee proposes the following election of directors to the five member Board at the Annual General Meeting on June 11, 2012: GlobeNewswire

Zhone Technologies Expands Customer Relationship with Norvado via New MXK(TM) Deployment
Contacts GlobeNewswire

Fidenta concludes personnel negotiations
Tieto Corporation        PRESS RELEASE       15 May 2012 at 3.30 pm EET GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Report 1Q 2012
Attached please find Report 1Q 2012. GlobeNewswire

BioGaia signs exclusive distribution agreements for its oral health products in the Czech Republic, the Benelux countries and South Africa

SeaBird - Annual General Meeting
15 May, 2012. Nicosia, Cyprus: GlobeNewswire

KION Group starts 2012 with a record first quarter
KION GROUP GmbH /KION Group starts 2012 with a record first quarter. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Nomination of new Chairman of the Board and new Chairman of the Corporate Assembly in Telenor ASA
(Oslo, 15 May, 2012) The Nomination Committee in Telenor ASA proposes that Mr. Svein Aaser should be elected as Chairman of the Board in Telenor, succeeding Harald Norvik. The Nomination Committee also proposes that Mr. Anders Skjævestad succeeds Mr. Jan Erik Korssjøen as Chairman of the Corporate Assembly and thus Chairman of the Nomination Committee. GlobeNewswire

The "KIVI" real estate agency system developed by the first to enable digital signatures
Alma Media Corporation Press release May 15, 2012 at 11:45 am (EEST)THE "KIVI" REAL ESTATE AGENCY SYSTEM DEVELOPED BY ETUOVI.COM THE FIRST TO ENABLE DIGITAL SIGNATURESThe KIVI real estate agency system developed by the online service, part of Alma Media Group, is the first such system in Finland that enables the electronic signing of real estate brokerage contracts GlobeNewswire

Tieto supplies infrastructure services for Local Insurance and Tapiola
Tieto Corporation        PRESS RELEASE       15 May 2012 at 10.30 am EET GlobeNewswire

Rabobank Poultry Quarterly Q2 2012 - Outlook for Global and Regional markets
 In this issue of Rabobank's Poultry Quarterly, the main take-aways are: GlobeNewswire

Agama Technologies Receives Frost & Sullivan's 2012 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award in IP Video Network Management
(LINKÖPING, May 15, 2012) - Agama Technologies, the DTV quality assurance expert, today announces that it has been honored with Frost & Sullivan's 2012 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award in IP Video Network Management GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil produces premium-quality NExBTL renewable diesel from waste fat sourced from the fish processing industry
Neste Oil CorporationPress release15 May 2012 at 9:30 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

aap reports profitable Q1 2012 sales growth of 51% to EUR 9.9 million; Increased sales forecast for the financial year 2012 to EUR 34 million (+16%)
aap Implantate AG /aap reports profitable Q1 2012 sales growth of 51% to EUR 9.9 million; Increased sales forecast for the financial year 2012 to EUR 34 million (+16%) . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Signs Broadcast Graphics Deal with European Company
Bergen, Norway, May 15, 2012. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) GlobeNewswire

Kimmo Virtanen appointed Executive Vice President of Oriola-KD's Pharmaceutical Wholesale businesses in Finland, Sweden and the Baltics and Managing Director of Oriola Oy
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 15 May 2012 at 9.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Kesko's sales in April 2012

Carl Zeiss Meditec continues its profitable growth in first six months of financial year 2011/2012
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG /Carl Zeiss Meditec continues its profitable growth in first six months of financial year 2011/2012 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : Business & Financial Results First Quarter 2012
Regulated informationMay 15, 2012 GlobeNewswire

New Source Energy Corp. Voluntarily Withdraws Listing

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