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The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte to Reward Meeting and Event Planners Who Pre-Book Their Fall 2013 Day-Meetings and Holiday Parties
The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte has introduced a new, limited-edition program designed to facilitate day-meetings, events and holiday parties booked for this fall. MarketWire

RHJ International: Transparency Declaration - Notification: Davis Selected Advisers, L.P.
In accordance with the rules on financialtransparency, Davis Selected Advisers,L.P. sent a notification confirming that the aggregate amount of sharestheyhold had fallen below the threshold of 3% of the total outstanding sharesissuedby RHJ International ("RHJI") on August 18, 2013. MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Declares Cash Dividend
The Board of Directors of Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ: ESBK) has declared a $0.23 per share cash dividend on their existing common shares outstanding. The cash dividend will be paid on September 27, 2013 to shareholders of record September 13, 2013. The Bank also declared a dividend on their preferred shares outstanding. MarketWire

BMO Harris Bank Financial Tip of the Week: Build a Safe Nest for Your Bundle of Joy
As part of BMO Harris Bank's continuing commitment to financial literacy and Making Money Make Sense, BMO Harris is providing weekly financial tips. This week's tip offers ways to help you make essential financial arrangements before starting a family. MarketWire

Kingdom of Sweden lends 3 billion dollar to the Riksbank
Kingdom of Sweden issues USD 3 billion (approximately SEK 19.5 billion) in a new three-year benchmark to a yield of 1.053 per cent.  The refunding concerns earlier on-lending to the Riksbank. GlobeNewswire

Metso strengthens its global engineering capability by acquiring EPT Engineering Services in India
Metso Corporation's press release on August 22, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. localtimeMetso has acquired the Indian engineering company EPT Engineering ServicesPrivate Limited. The acquisition follows Metso's strategy and strengthensthecompany's position in the growing Asian market. The value of thetransactionwill not be disclosed MarketWire

Energy Efficiency Innovator HPEV and Systems Control Leader Inverom Ready for Q4 2013 Orders for Mobile Generation Systems for Trucks
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), an innovator in energy efficiency and heat removal technologies, and Inverom Corporation, a leading automotive user interface, battery management and controls systems developer and integrator, announced today that the infrastructure is in place for HPEV to begin taking orders for its innovative Mobile Generation System ("MG") in the fourth quarter of 2013 MarketWire

Hitachi Data Systems Delivers Simplified Data Center Management of Virtual Environments for oXya
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that it has successfully delivered Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) Pro for VMware vSphere® converged infrastructure for oXya, a leader in SAP technical services and hosting solutions MarketWire

Cytokinetics Announces Publication of Results from Phase II Trials of Tirasemtiv in Patients with ALS
Manuscripts Support the Design and Conduct of the Ongoing BENEFIT-ALS Trial South San Francisco, CA, August 22, 2013 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) announced the publication of two manuscripts reporting data from two clinical trials of tirasemtiv, a novel mechanism fast skeletal muscle troponin activator, in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) ACN Newswire

RHJ International Will Hold a Conference Call on its Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2013 on Thursday August 29, 2013
RHJ International is pleased toinvite you to join in a conference callfollowing the release of its results for the six months ended June 30,2013. Theevent will take place on Thursday, August 29, 2013, the day of thepublicationof its half year 2013 results, which are scheduled for release beforeEuronextstock market opening. MarketWire

Andes Gold Corporation Increases Gold Production
Andes Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: AGCZ), a gold mining and milling company with operations in Ecuador and Peru, projects that it will produce 4700 ozs of gold in the second half of 2013 and sell the gold at an average market price of $1300.00 per oz. MarketWire

Arizona's 27th $1 Million Powerball(R) Second Prize Winning Ticket Sold in Glendale
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Dr. Andy Fine Offers Sports Physicals for Fall and Winter Sports
If your child has been looking forward to getting back to school because it means getting back to sports, you need to make sure they are able to participate by taking care of the requisite sports physicals. Dr. Andy Fine, a primary care doctor in Littleton, CO, is offering sports physicals to help ensure athletes are fully prepared for the rigors of upcoming activities. MarketWire

Stockton, California Hotel Attracts Visitors With Its Stylish, New Update
Everybody loves a good makeover, whether it's on television, in a magazine or in a hotel. And when you throw in the comforts of an established extended-stay brand and a sunny California address, you have one irresistible prospect, whether for business or pleasure, known as Residence Inn Stockton. MarketWire

Unite Private Networks Announces Network Expansion in South Kansas City Metro
Unite Private Networks (UPN) announces a fiber-optic network expansion in the Kansas City metro area. The 25-mile route will stretch from UPN's existing network at Interstate 435 near Lenexa, KS extending down the Highway 69 corridor to Louisburg, KS. The recently approved project is in support of two carrier customers. MarketWire

BMO Wins National and International Honours for Governance and Innovation in Law
BMO Financial Group's Legal, Corporate and Compliance Group received two top honours this week for its innovative use of technology to facilitate information sharing, learning and regulatory compliance throughout the organization. MarketWire

GTRI and Integra Partner to Ease FDA 510(k) Premarket Submissions for Wireless-Enabled Medical Device Manufacturers
Global Technology Resources, Inc. (GTRI) and Integra Systems, Inc. today announced a professional services partnership agreement to assist manufacturers of wireless-enabled medical devices before and during the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) premarket submission process. MarketWire

Stonebrook Manor Featured in Denver Wedding Venues Category
Stonebrook Manor has been chosen as a featured venue out of many Denver wedding venues on The, one of the largest and most sought-out wedding planning community websites. MarketWire

Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. Ranks as the 2nd Fastest-Growing Private Manufacturing Company by Inc. Magazine
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. ranked 2nd on the 2013 Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private U.S. companies for manufacturing and 77th overall. Additionally, Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. (BSEI) was named as the #1 fastest growing company for all categories in the state of Mississippi. MarketWire

TelVue Program Sharing Platform Empowers TV Collaboration
TelVue® Corporation (PINKSHEETS: TEVE), the innovation leader in Television and Internet Broadcasting for communities, cable operators, and media companies today expanded the versatility of its recently-unveiled TelVue Connect Media Exchange, by giving broadcasters the option of setting up their own private video-sharing groups. MarketWire

Social Payments Startup Akimbo Shifts Focus to Brand Partnerships, Announces Demo at Finovate
Akimbo Financial (, the social payments startup offering an allowance card that delivers money anytime, anywhere, announced today that it will demo a new adaptive display web app and account management platform at FinovateFall next month MarketWire

Willemstad Curacao Hotel's Location Ideal for Shopping Getaway
A carefree Caribbean vacation quickly emerges for those making their way to the luxury resorts of Curacao where all the joys of a vibrant island escape are complemented by an exciting port filled with restaurants, nightlife and high-end retailers. MarketWire

Mambo Beach Hotel Abounds With Summer Fun at the Sea Aquarium in Curacao
Discovering secrets of the sea world is a great adventure for a family vacation and with gracious Mambo Beach accommodations at the Renaissance Curacao and a special hotel deal that includes tickets to the Curacao Sea Aquarium, families can uncover secrets of the underwater world while coming together for a spectacular family occasion. MarketWire

Rediscover Shanghai's Architectural Heritage While Staging Your Important Meetings With the Shikumen Meeting Package at The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai
The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai recently reintroduced the Shikumen meeting package to all meeting planners, taking all meeting participants to a new level of luxury by discovering Shanghai's most fascinating architectural heritage, the Shikumen. MarketWire

Simshabs Capital Partners Announces a Milestone for Research & Development of Drones
Simshabs Capital Partners is pleased to announce an agreement, by one of its divisions, to develop a 15-acre site for a research and development facility near Wright Paterson Air Force Base in Fairborne, Ohio. Use of the facility will be for development of the next generation of unmanned craft, commonly known as drones. MarketWire

A Marriage Made in Heaven ... and a Berlin Wedding Reception Without the Stress: Stefanie Schneider Is the Guarantor for the Wedding of Your Dreams
Stefanie Schneider's defining moment was at the wedding of a good friend: It was a moving celebration but the trained eye of the event manager couldn't ignore niggling imperfections. The lighting was not very flattering and it made the happy couple look pale. Her conclusion: in order to achieve perfection, attention must be paid to even the smallest detail MarketWire

London Heathrow Hotel Hosts an Ecological Summit and Paints the Town Green
While a good deal of play has come from the saying, "It's not easy being green," the London Heathrow Marriott Hotel witnessed just the opposite at the annual Green Champions meeting, which was held at the property in July 2013 MarketWire

Rittenhouse Realty Advisors Sells a 60 Unit Apartment Complex in West Chester, PA
Rittenhouse Realty Advisors, the region's newest real estate investment services firm, has announced the sale of Forest Manor, a 60 Unit Apartment Complex located in West Chester, PA, according to Corey Lonberger, Managing Partner of the firm's Philadelphia office. The asset was sold as a note sale in lieu of deed. MarketWire

Algeco Scotsman Announces Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results Conference Call
Algeco Scotsman (the "Company"), the leading global business services provider of modular space, secure portable storage solutions and remote workforce accommodations, will hold its second quarter 2013 financial results conference call on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:30 a.m., Eastern Time. MarketWire

Choice Group Inc., Hosts Its Second-Annual Fundraiser Gala,"Dream Big" Thursday October 24, 2013 in Santa Monica, CA Marking Event With Featured Multiple Award-Winning Artists
Non-profit organization, Choice Group Inc. (CGI), marks its second annual gala with an intimate evening of celebrations, exhibitions and performances on Thursday, October 24 at the Annenberg Community Beach House (415 Pacific Coast Highway, Santa Monica, CA 90402) at 6:30 PM MarketWire

The Spa Experience Reaches a New Level: Discover Spa Level at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead
Anyone who has ever wished they could just move in to the Spa may find a dream come true at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead. Overnight guestrooms and suites on the Spa Level are uniquely appointed to enhance relaxation and support the spa lifestyle, and are located on the same floor as The Ritz-Carlton Spa with Spa Concierge services, relaxation lounge and boutique. MarketWire

Resource Ventures Inc. Announces Bright Future Ahead for the Printing Industry
Resource Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REVI) President Bob Thompson announces today the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Resources Printing and Graphics (RP&G) appears to be in the right industry at the right time! MarketWire

Multi-Talented Singer and Dancer Shevyn Roberts Lands Her Second Hollywood Music In Media (HMMA) Nomination for the Addictive Dance/Pop Tune 'Upside Down'
Multi-talented performer Shevyn Roberts ( picked up her second Hollywood Music In Media Award (HMMA) nomination for the song "Upside Down" in the Pop category. She scored her first HMMA in July, also in the Pop category, for her single "Superstitious." MarketWire

Leverage Management Is Growing and Exceeding All Company Goals
Leverage Management, a San Marcos TX based firm, opened their doors to the public in the early summer of 2012, and hasn't stopped growing since. Leverage Management has been growing in all categories (expansion, client base, quarterly profits, and managerial development) rapidly over the past 6 months MarketWire

Sleepy's The Mattress Professionals Offers New Bed to Tiger Woods at Liberty National
On the eve of the high-profile FedEx Cup at Liberty National Golf Course, Sleepy's the mattress professionals has stepped up to help Tiger Woods make the most of his game. MarketWire

Viderity Ranked No. 134 on 2013 Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Companies
Viderity, where great digital experiences begin, today announced it was ranked No. 134 overall on the 32nd annual Inc. 500, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

Leverage Management Connects the Consumer and Provider
Located in one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, Leverage Management specializes in marketing campaigns within major retailers that are leaders in consumer electronics and satellite television. Leverage Managements' clients have established relationships within the largest retail chains in the country through which Leverage Management is able to facilitate its campaigns MarketWire

Data Dynamics Launches New StorageX Administrator Training Program
Data Dynamics, Inc., a leader in solutions for the discovery, reporting, migration, and management of file-based storage, today announced a new StorageX Administrator training program designed to introduce system and storage administrators and architects to the innovative file data management capabilities provided in StorageX 7.0 MarketWire

Jennifer Forkish Named Insomniac Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs
Pasquale Rotella, founder and chief executive officer of Insomniac, has appointed Jennifer Forkish to the newly created position of vice president of communications and public affairs MarketWire

Sandy Hackett, Producer and Star of the Hit 'Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show', Set to Preview 'My Buddy' -- a New Show About His Father, Comic Legend Buddy Hackett -- at the Ice House in Pasadena, Calif. September 19
Hot off another successful, critically-acclaimed cross-country touring season of "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show" (, producer and star Sandy Hackett ( is in high creative gear preparing to star in another show dear to his heart -- "My Buddy" (, an intimate show about his father, legendary comedian and actor Buddy Hackett. MarketWire

Perceptron Announces Conference Call/Webcast for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Financial Results
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) will hold its fourth quarter and fiscal year earnings conference call/webcast chaired by Harry T. Rittenour, President and Chief Executive Officer, on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM (EDT). MarketWire

UNIT4 Announces Significant Increase in Revenues From Cloud and SaaS for H1 2013
UNIT4, the global leader in software that supports business change, today released interim results for 2013. The company saw a strong increase in demand for its cloud-based solutions with growth of more than 40% in SaaS and subscriptions revenues, and a particularly strong performance by MarketWire

Venza Announces Results of Recent Geochemical Survey on Os Claim
Venza Gold Corp. "Venza" (OTCBB: VZAGF) is pleased to announce further results of the continuing geochemical soil survey on the three claim blocks it holds in the Osoyoos Mining Division in British Columbia. Two new claims, Tenure numbers 1021695 and 1021696, were staked to cover the southern extension of the copper anomaly. MarketWire

UPDATE: Mattersight Announces New Credit Facility
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it has entered into a new credit facility with Partners for Growth (PfG). MarketWire

Ipro Tech, Inc. Adds Three New Members to Growing Team
Ipro Tech, Inc., a worldwide leader in the design of e-Discovery software, today announced Bryan Campbell, Natalie Bauer, and Jeff Samples have joined the growing company in a variety of different capacities. MarketWire

Burcon NutraScience to Present at the 2013 Gateway Conference on September 10
Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BUR), a leader in developing functionally and nutritionally valuable plant-based proteins, has been invited to present at the 2013 Gateway Conference being held on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. MarketWire

BidSync Ranks Among Elite 2013 Inc. 500│5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies
Inc. Magazine ranked BidSync ( No. 3077 on its annual list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The 2013 Inc. 500│5000 list represents the most comprehensive look at America's independent entrepreneurs. MarketWire

Europa Sports Products, Nation's Largest Sports Supplement Distributor, to Take Over as Presenting Sponsor for the 26th Arnold Sports Festival
EUROPA SPORTS PRODUCTS: The Arnold Sports Festival is getting a new presenting sponsor, but the sponsorship deal with Europa Sports Products is only one aspect of what is shaping up to be a history-making weekend for the 26th annual Arnold Sports Festival, which is consistently recognized as the largest multi-sport event in the nation. MarketWire

Jimcor Agencies Using Alteva UCaaS for a Successful Disaster Recovery Solution
Alteva, Inc. ("Alteva") (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), announces that independent Managing General Agent and Insurance Wholesaler, Jimcor Agency, Inc., has chosen Alteva's Unified-Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS) solution suite to serve as critical components of their Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity (DR/BC) plan. MarketWire

eQuest Taps Renowned Business Cartoonist and Humorist Mark Anderson
eQuest today announced that they have commissioned cartoonist Mark Anderson to help heighten the awareness of Big Data for the Human Resource industry. Anderson, whose work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Barron's, now lends his humor to eQuest's new series of advertising and marketing campaigns which launched this month. MarketWire

Ecology and Environment, Inc. Announces Formal Changes to Corporate Leadership
Ecology and Environment, Inc. (E & E) (NASDAQ: EEI) has amended and re-aligned its management structure to enhance management performance and improve the Company's profitability. MarketWire

Kaminario Named to CRN's 2013 Emerging Vendors List
Kaminario, the leading scale-out all-flash array provider, today announced its selection for the 2013 Emerging Technology vendor list by UBM Tech Channel's CRN Magazine MarketWire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Notice of Results

MBio Diagnostics, Inc. Expands Board of Directors
MBio Diagnostics, Inc. announced today that it has appointed Robert J. Silverman to the MBio Diagnostics, Inc. Board of Directors. MarketWire

Methodist Hospital Deploys MedsOnCue Digital Patient Engagement Solution in Its Outpatient Pharmacy
VUCA Health ( announced today that Methodist Hospital has deployed MedsOnCue in its outpatient pharmacy. The hospital is using the innovative digital patient education solution to reinforce safe medication use by providing patients with on-demand access to prescription-specific videos and informative tools including images of their medications. MarketWire

Congressman Royce -- Vocal Critic of the NAIC -- to Address NRRA Conference
Representative Edward Royce will be a featured speaker at the annual conference of the National Risk Retention Association, October 1-3, in Washington, DC. The California Republican is a senior member of the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee and holds a number of other key committee assignments, including chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. MarketWire

McDERMOTT INTERNATIONAL SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Class Action Against McDermott International, Inc. and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 15, 2013
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas on behalf of investors who purchased McDermott International, Inc. ("McDermott" or the "Company") (NYSE: MDR) common stock between November 6, 2012 and August 5, 2013. MarketWire

MEADOWBROOK SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Class Action Against Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc. and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 15, 2013
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of investors who purchased Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc. ("Meadowbrook" or the "Company") (NYSE: MIG) common stock between July 30, 2012 and August 8, 2013. MarketWire

VOCERA COMMUNICATIONS SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors With Losses in Vocera Communications, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Deadline of September 30, 2013 to Seek Lead Plaintiff Position
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of investors who purchased Vocera Communications, Inc MarketWire

RedXDefense's XCAT Verified for Use in a Presumptive Drug Field Testing Program
Today RedXDefense, a leader in the field of narcotics, explosives and gunshot residue detection equipment, announced the release of the independent lab test report for the XCAT handheld detection system. The National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC) evaluated the XCAT's performance to detect the presence of commonly encountered illicit drugs MarketWire

POLYCOM, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors With Losses on Their Investment in Polycom, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and the Deadline of September 24, 2013 to Seek a Lead Plaintiff Position
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of investors who purchased Polycom, Inc. ("Polycom" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PLCM) stock between July 24, 2012 and July 23, 2013 (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Third Edition of the Bombardier Aerospace BASE Awards: Four Suppliers Honored
Bombardier Aerospace is proud to announce the 2012 winners of its Bombardier Achieving Supplier Excellence (BASE) recognition program acknowledging suppliers that support Bombardier's strategy of delivering an amazing customer experience through superior performance. These suppliers have distinguished themselves through their high quality and delivery standards in 2012. MarketWire

Small Business Administration to Be Headed by Unknown Bureaucrat, According to the American Small Business League
The Small Business Administration (SBA) is now being headed by Jeanne Hulit, an obscure, low-level bureaucrat at the SBA who was completely unknown by the public and members of Congress until outgoing SBA Administrator Karen Mills selected her as acting chief of the SBA. Little is known about Hulit's work history prior to joining the SBA in 2009 MarketWire

Sage Payment Solutions and Yola, Inc. Partner to Offer Integrated E-Commerce Solution for SMBs
Sage North America today announced it has partnered with San Francisco-based Yola, Inc., a leading online presence solutions provider for small and midsized businesses (SMBs), to offer an integrated e-commerce solution for SMBs powered by Sage Payment Solutions, the payments division for Sage MarketWire

Three Anapol Schwartz Attorneys Named in 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers
Three attorneys at the national law firm of Anapol Schwartz have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. MarketWire

Talent Management and Business Strategy Not on the Same Page, Says Quarterly Commercial Banking Newsletter Issued by BMO Harris Bank
The war for talent is fiercer than ever, yet in a recent survey, fewer than 10% of mid-market leaders felt that their talent management and strategic planning initiatives are closely aligned, says the latest edition of Perspectives, a quarterly Commercial Banking newsletter issued today by BMO Harris Bank. MarketWire

Action Industries Introduces New Single Jaw Retainer
Action Industries, a nationwide, full-service supplier for the garage door industry located in Cleveland, has announced a new, innovative product, the Single Jaw Retainer. The new Single Jaw Retainer is a universal fit aluminum bottom retainer that works in conjunction with all 1/4 inch T-style bottom seals. MarketWire

AMD Announces Proposed Sale and Lease-back of AMD Singapore Facility to Sabana Shari'ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its Singapore subsidiary, Advanced Micro Devices (Singapore) Pte Ltd MarketWire

The Mexican Museum Introduces New International Advisory Board
The Mexican Museum, the premier West Coast museum of Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano, Latin American, and Latino art, culture and heritage, announces its new International Advisory Board MarketWire

Coca-Cola FEMSA Successfully Closes the Acquisition of Companhia Fluminense de Refrigerantes in Brazil
Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: KOFL) (NYSE: KOF) ("Coca-Cola FEMSA" or the "Company"), the largest public bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world, announces that it has successfully closed the acquisition of 100% of Companhia Fluminense de Refrigerantes ("Companhia Fluminense") in an all-cash transaction. MarketWire

BEYOND Technology Education Reveals "5 Steps to Prep for One-to-One"
As a new school year begins, teachers are busy developing lesson plans and preparing their classrooms. For those who have tablets, laptops and desktops at their fingertips, planning is challenging, especially if the school or district's goal is to have a device in every student's hands (one-to-one) MarketWire

Appcelerator Acquires Singly, Expanding Capabilities to Mobilize Any Data Source
Appcelerator®, the leading mobile platform company, announced today that it has acquired Singly, a Silicon Valley innovator in API integration management. The acquisition bolsters Appcelerator's capabilities for opening data sources to make them readily consumable by mobile apps running on any device. MarketWire

Vino Volo Launches Punchh-Powered Mobile App to Reward Loyal Guests
Vino Volo, owner and operator of 28 wine bars in airports and cities across North America, has launched a mobile-based loyalty program. Using the new Vino Volo mobile app, customers can find the nearest store, earn points to access exclusive benefits, and share wine experiences with friends. MarketWire

Exclusive Invitation to Pine Canyon Summer Luxury Showcase in Flagstaff, Arizona, This Weekend, August 24 & 25
Come and experience the beauty and sophistication this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, August 24th and 25th, of Pine Canyon, a luxurious, gated community nestled in the pines of Arizona's High Country boasting an 18-hole championship Jay Morrish-designed golf course and elegant 35,000 square foot clubhouse MarketWire

Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Commercial Real Estate
The Ninth Circuit issued a landmark decision concluding that the sale of the condominium-hotel units at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego is not the sale of a security. In Salameh, et al. v. Tarsadia Hotels, et al., (Case No MarketWire

Public-Sector IT Leaders Honored for Innovation and Service at Government Technology Conference
e.Republic's Center for Digital Government honored public-sector leaders and agencies for their work in information technology (IT) at the 2013 Best of California awards ceremony held during Government Technology Conference (GTC) West. MarketWire

AppFolio Property Manager(TM) Expands to Include Electronic Cash Payments
AppFolio Property Manager, a leading provider of Web-based software for property managers, is expanding its payments platform. By enabling AppFolio customers to accept electronic cash rent payments made by residents at 7-Eleven or ACE Cash Express locations, the new feature eliminates the risk of fraud and theft for property managers, streamlines rent collection, and reduces operational costs. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases High-Power, High-Speed 940 nm IR Emitter for Gesture Remote Control Applications
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) is broadening its optoelectronics portfolio with the introduction of a new high-power, high-speed 940 nm infrared emitter for gesture remote control applications MarketWire

Flywheel Expands to Los Angeles; Brings Mobile, Legal Taxi Solution
Flywheel, the mobile taxi hailing service of choice that integrates into existing fleets across the U.S., announced today the launch of its service in Los Angeles in over 300 taxis. MarketWire

Tremor Video Releases Five Best Practices for Creating Interactive Video Ads
Tremor Video, Inc. (NYSE: TRMR), a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising solutions, has released the findings of a recent study outlining the five best practices to create an engaging, interactive video ad. MarketWire

Digirad Signs Exclusive International Distribution Agreement With Dilon Diagnostics

Vitamin Blue to Create a New Subsidiary Called "Vitamin Green" That Exclusively Deals With Hemp and Cannabis Products
Vitamin Blue (OTCQB: VTMB) is pleased to announce the creation of a new subsidiary called Vitamin Green that will exclusively deal with Hemp/Cannabis products. Hemp is the Earth's most versatile fiber and is responsible for thousands of hemp clothing products on the market today MarketWire

Dean DeBiase to Keynote 2013 Consumer Goods Growth & Innovation Forum
Serial CEO, Author and Senior Kellogg Innovation Network Fellow Dean DeBiase will deliver the keynote address at the 2013 Consumer Goods Growth & Innovation Forum, September 18-20, 2013 in Miami, Fla. MarketWire

Five Tips for Women to Remain Safe On and Off Campus
With millions of women heading back to college campuses across America, five tips to help them stay safe on and off campus are now available from third-degree black belt Helen Anzalone Gordon, who recently created the YOU CAN FIGHT App -- the first self-defense instructional app designed specifically for women. MarketWire

Distribution of paid-in reserves and capital decrease in September 2013
Private Equity Holding AG /Distribution of paid-in reserves and capital decrease in September 2013 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

EmbroidMe Helps You Get the Most From Your Promotional Products
There is no such thing as an unlimited marketing budget. That is why it is important to make your advertising dollars stretch as far as they can. EmbroidMe helps businesses maximize their advertising and marketing efforts by providing personalized promotional products that can be tailored to their unique needs and counted on to leave lasting impressions. MarketWire

Papercheck Purchases New Headquarters Building in San Francisco
Papercheck, LLC, an elite editing and proofreading services company, announced today that, in order to accommodate its growth and expansion plans, it has purchased a two-story building in the South of Market area of San Francisco to serve as its new headquarters. MarketWire

Robert Walters Japan Launches New Energy and Infrastructure Recruitment Team
Robert Walters PLC's (LSE: RWA) newly expanded specialist team is dedicated to recruiting exclusively for the energy and infrastructure sectors. The team's core focus will be to match international and Japanese companies with experienced professionals in this actively growing market segment ACN Newswire

Bassline Productions to Launch OnTheCurb Mobile App at TechCrunch Event
HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - August 22, 2013) - Bassline Productions, Inc. (OTCBB: BSSP), a technology company focused on investing in, developing and marketing emerging Internet and mobile technologies, today announced the launch of the OnTheCurb mobile app, the next generation of the "free" marketplace. MarketWire

Efacec Leads ETL Certification for EV Chargers With SAE Combo
Efacec is the first company to receive ETL certification for the latest SAE Combo fast charging standard, which will power American and European vehicles. This means the units will now be able to serve all electric plug-in vehicles available in the U.S. that are capable of receiving a DC Fast Charge. MarketWire

ContraFect Corporation Showcases CF-301 at ICAAC 2013 Meeting in Denver, CO
ContraFect Corporation, developing biotherapeutics for life-threatening infectious diseases, is pleased to announce that ContraFect has been selected to present four posters at the 53rd ICAAC conference (the meeting of the American Society for Microbiology -- "the world's premier international conference on antimicrobial agents and infectious diseases" -- MarketWire

Mortgage Rates up on Taper Timing Speculation
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates following bond yields higher, and reaching new highs for the year, with the expectant release of the Fed's comments around taper timing of its bond purchase program. MarketWire

Wix Selects Infolinks' GetTraffic App for Their New App Market
Infolinks, a global leader in monetizing digital advertising for publishers, brands and their agencies, today announced integration with the new Business Management Apps offering from Wix, the popular HTML5 web-publishing platform MarketWire Reports Gold IRA Company Joins Inc. 500
The popular precious metals investing blog has reported that Regal Assets of California has been named to the INC 500 list. The company was ranked #20 in the United States for financial services. MarketWire

Mattersight Announces New Credit Facility
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it has entered into a new credit facility with Partners for Growth (PfG). MarketWire

Local Financial Automation Company Hosts 6th Annual Conference in the Queen City
PayStream Advisors, Inc., a leading independent research and advisory firm headquartered in South End, is hosting their annual conference INNOVATE '13: The Purchase to Pay Summit for Accounts Payable, Procurement and Finance professionals at the Hilton Charlotte City Center on September 16 - 18. MarketWire

Medient Studioplex Project Lease Executed
Medient Studios, Inc. (OTCQB: MDNT) ('Medient') today executed the Lease with Effingham County Industrial Development Authority ('Effingham IDA') for the 1,550 acre property on which Medient will build its Studioplex. The property is now officially in Medient's possession and construction is expected to commence shortly. MarketWire

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC Launches New "Life, Camera, Action" YouTube Contest With $25,000 Grand Prize
Today, Coldwell Banker Real Estate launched its first "Life, Camera, Action" YouTube Contest, which highlights the "value of a home" through the eyes of children and/or their pets. Running through Sept. 22, the contest will require participants to submit a user-generated video that features a 2- to 3-minute tour of a home for the chance to win a $25,000 grand prize. MarketWire

BluForest Inc. Watches as California Carbon Allowances Sell Out
BluForest Inc. (OTCBB: BLUF) (OTCQB: BLUF) trading on California carbon allowances surged after the state sold out of the permits for the first time.(1) MarketWire

Franklin Foods Announces the Opening of Its Arizona Cream Cheese Plant
Franklin Foods, the world's fastest growing cream cheese company, announced today the opening of the Franklin Foods West manufacturing facility. Located in Casa Grande, Arizona, the new facility greatly expands manufacturing capacity for Franklin's rapidly growing Food Service, Industrial, Retail Private Label and International business MarketWire

DelMar Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Robert J. Toth, Jr. to Board of Directors
DelMar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: DMPI) ("DelMar") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert J. Toth, Jr. to the company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Universal Lubricants Trademarks Product of Its Closed Loop Process
In one of the country's best examples of industrial ecology, Universal Lubricants®, ( a leader in sustainable energy solutions, collects used waste oil and turns it into crystal-clear re-refined base oil that meets the industry's highest standards for purity and performance MarketWire

Drug Makers Could Soon Turn Away From Eli Lilly's Gemzar and Toward Nuvilex's Cell Encapsulation

Vista Records Gasification Revenue for the First Time in Over Five Years, Projects on Track
Vista International Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: VVIT), a pioneer in efficient Waste-to-Energy technology, is pleased to give investors an update on recent events concerning the Company's Gasification technology, in particular the units currently under construction and the Company's pilot project in the northeastern US. MarketWire

EOS Petro Executes Binding Agreements With Buccaneer Energy Limited
EOS Petro, Inc. (OTCQB: EOPT)("EOS") today announced that it has closed the farm-out of certain Alaskan projects by the execution of a binding Participation Agreement ("PA") and Joint Operating Agreement ("JOA") with Buccaneer Energy Limited ("Buccaneer"), an Australia-based public company MarketWire

Douglasville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Installs Masimo Patient SafetyNet(TM) System for Improved Patient Monitoring
Douglasville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced that the hospital has deployed Masimo Patient SafetyNet™, clinically shown to help improve patient outcomes and save money.(1) MarketWire

Avanade's Mobile Airline Platform to Help Delta Improve the In-Flight Experience
Avanade, a global business technology solutions and managed services provider, is helping Delta Air Lines, one of the world's leading airlines serving more than 160 million customers each year, to improve its customer experience through an advanced mobile in-flight sales and service solution based on the Avanade Mobile Airline Platform MarketWire

Davis Instruments Introduces Vantage Connect, Innovative Remote Weather Monitoring Using Cellular Technology
Davis Instruments today announced a breakthrough in remote weather monitoring with the release of Vantage Connect, the lowest-cost solar-powered cellular solution for reporting real-time weather conditions. MarketWire

Shingle Springs Tribal Gaming Authority Press Release: Tender Offer Interim Results August 22, 2013
The Shingle Springs Tribal Gaming Authority (the "Authority") announced today the interim results of the previously announced tender offer (the "Tender Offer") and consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") by the Authority for any and all of the Authority's outstanding senior notes due 2015 (CUSIP No MarketWire

Woodbridge Metro Chamber of Commerce Welcomes SolarCure
Raymond Saluccio, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SolarCure,, and Karen Barnes, President of the Woodbridge Metro Chamber of Commerce, (WMCC),, announced a campaign to advance and foster the sustainability of Veteran's interests and renewable energy within the Woodbridge business community MarketWire

Speedemissions, Inc. Signs Strategic Marketing Agreement With myEZ Car Care, LLC
Speedemissions, Inc. (OTCQB: SPMI), a leading vehicle emissions testing and safety inspections company operating 38 stores in the Atlanta, Houston, St. Louis and Salt Lake City markets and developer of CARbonga, the revolutionary automobile diagnostic iPhone app, today announced that it has signed a strategic marketing agreement with New Orleans-based, myEZCar Care LLC. MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. Announces US $12,000,000 Private Placement
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Stellar" or "the Company") (OTCQB: SBOTF) (TSX VENTURE: KLH) announces its intent to close a private placement of up to 11,428,572 units (the "Units") to raise gross proceeds of up to US$12,000,000 (the "Private Placement"). Each Unit will have a purchase price of US$1 MarketWire

DubVMenus Joins National Brand; Becomes OrderUp Morgantown With Plans for Significant Local Expansion
OrderUp, the digital franchise approach to online food ordering for local markets, today announced availability in its newest hometown, Morgantown, West Virginia as DubVMenus becomes part of OrderUp's national brand MarketWire

BIOLASE Reaches Key Early Milestone on Facebook
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the world's leading manufacturer and distributor of dental lasers, and a pioneer in laser surgery in other medical specialties, today announced that it has reached an historic social media milestone, by exceeding 100,000 fans who have "Liked" its Facebook page at MarketWire

Call for Presentations: NCPDP 2014 Annual Conference
The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), a not-for-profit pharmacy standards development organization, invites pharmacy and healthcare industry thought leaders and innovators to submit speaker abstracts for the NCPDP 2014 Annual Technology & Business Conference. The conference will be held May 4-7, 2014, at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona MarketWire

Qualtrics Site Intercept Adoption Skyrockets, Growing Nearly 200 Percent
News Synopsis Qualtrics, the world's leading enterprise survey provider, today reported that adoption of Qualtrics Site Intercept has soared nearly 200 percent since its August 2012 launch. This growth reflects an increasing demand for organizations to continually improve the customer experience by capturing real-time voice of the customer (VoC) insights MarketWire

DreamHost Joins Open Invention Network as Licensee
DreamHost®, a global leader in web hosting and cloud storage and computing services, today announced its heartfelt support of the Open Invention Network and its mission to promote the open sharing and usage of software patents -- royalty-free -- to Linux users worldwide. MarketWire

Highpower International Subsidiary, Springpower Technology (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd., Passes China's National High-Tech Enterprise Certification
Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium rechargeable batteries and battery solutions, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Springpower Technology (Shenzhen) Co MarketWire

Monar Targets Acquisition Candidates in the Transportation Services Industry
Monar International Inc. (OTCQB: MNAI) is proud to announce that with its recent share restructuring being completed it is implementing a new strategic direction to identify acquisition candidates in transportation services, primarily in the US market. Targeted sectors include services such as auto/vehicle transport, drive away services, fleet management, etc MarketWire

Exclusive Digital Service for Barclays Premier League to Be Provided by Coliseum Sports Media Ltd and NeuLion
NeuLion, Inc MarketWire

Iveda Solutions(R) Launches VEMO(TM), the First Fully Integrated In-Vehicle Surveillance System Hosted in the Cloud
Iveda Solutions® (OTCBB: IVDA), the pioneer in cloud video hosting technology, today announced the launch of VEMO™, the Company's new cloud-based, in-vehicle video surveillance system with Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite navigation technology. MarketWire

Plandai Shares Hit New Year-High Despite Market Slump
Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and micro cap sectors, notes that shares of Plandai Biotechnology Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) closed at a new 52-week high yesterday, despite the current stock market slump MarketWire

Using Viztek PACS and RIS, the Radiology Group Increases Annual Exam Volume Four Fold
- Viztek, the leading provider of complete digital software and hardware diagnostic imaging solutions, announces today that The Radiology Group (TRG), Atlanta, has recently surpassed the milestone of reading for 100 customers, and with that now has exam volume of more than 750,000 a year, a four-fold increase since implementing the Viztek Opal-RAD PACS MarketWire

Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. Announces That Its Securities Are Now DWAC/FAST Eligible With DTC
Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. (OTCQX: KNBA), owner and operator of retail pachinko gaming centers in Japan, announced today that the Depository Trust Corporation (DTC) has approved Kinbasha's securities for DWAC/FAST transfer through the company's transfer agent, Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company. MarketWire

The Trusted Computing Conference Announces Dark Reading and InfoSecurity as Media Sponsors
The Trusted Computing Conference announced that Dark Reading and InfoSecurity, as well as analyst firms IT-Harvest and Aberdeen have signed on as premier media sponsors for the three-day inaugural event. Held Sept MarketWire

Harry & David Teams Up With Noreen Fraser Foundation on Breast Cancer Awareness Month for the Fourth Consecutive Year
Harry & David announces today the 2013 Pink Pear Collection that will be available this October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month MarketWire

Construction to Begin on Natural Gas-Fired Plant in Ohio in Spring 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- North American Project Development LLC's (Boston, Massachusetts) proposed 800-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined-cycle plant in Oregon, Ohio, is moving forward. Construction is scheduled to begin in the spring of 2014, with completion in 2017. MarketWire

Dave Hart Joins ServiceMax as Vice President of Global Customer Transformation
ServiceMax, the leading field service management solution for a new era of business, today welcomes Dave Hart as Vice President of Global Customer Transformation. Hart brings decades of field service management and transformation expertise to ServiceMax, most recently having led Pitney Bowes' entire European service business unit. MarketWire

OneScreen Ranks No. 321 on the 2013 Inc. 500, With Three-Year Sales Growth of 1,344%
Inc. magazine ranked online video technology and solutions provider OneScreen No. 321 on its 32nd annual Inc. 500|5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs MarketWire

FieldView Presents ROI of DCIM at Data Center World and Netcom
FieldView Solutions, a market leader in Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), today announced company's Chief Marketing Officer, Sev Onyshkevych will present The ROI of DCIM at Data Center World and NetCom Brazil MarketWire

Lagoa 3D Rendering Platform Speeds Visual Prototyping and Overall Time-to-Market for New Products
Lagoa, the 3D cloud platform company, today unveiled a new version of its rendering service, with features that speed visual prototyping, decision making, and collaboration, while reducing time-to-market. The browser-based application improves concept development and the creation of interactive or static visuals for marketing and point-of-sale use. Other new features in v1 MarketWire

Horizon Pharma Announces Settlement of DUEXIS(R) Patent Litigation With Par Pharmaceutical
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced that it has entered into settlement and license agreements with Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. and its subsidiary Par Pharmaceutical, Inc., to resolve pending patent litigation involving DUEXIS® (ibuprofen and famotidine) tablets. MarketWire

Exlites Announces New Products
Exlites Holdings International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXHI) announced today that it has over 20 new medical products that it has made available for sale. Management expects to increase sales by building its product offerings to include the most popular selling and profitable, cost-effective products for customers MarketWire

Nanosphere to Present Data on the Verigene(R) System at the 2013 Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
Nanosphere, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSPH), a company enhancing medicine through targeted molecular diagnostics, today announced that it will present data from eight studies at the 53rd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC), September 10-13, 2013, in Denver, CO MarketWire

New Alert EasyPro(R) Sign&Rent: The World's First Seamlessly Integrated, Web-Based 'Paperless' Rental Contract Management and Signing System for Equipment Rental Businesses
Alert Management Systems (, a leading supplier of Windows-based rental management software, is pleased to introduce the newest addition to its award winning rental management software system: Sign&Rent from Volatile Studios. MarketWire

Five New Virtualization Challenges Impacting IT Pros and Data Center Management
As virtualization capabilities are built into networking, storage, applications and databases giving shape to the software defined data center, problems with management and visibility across data center boundaries will emerge MarketWire

Axceler Wins Silver in Best in Biz Awards 2013 International
Axceler, a leader in enterprise collaboration governance, administration and migration solutions, has been named the silver winner in the Best Place to Work category by Best in Biz Awards 2013 International, an independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. MarketWire

Enterprises Rapidly Adopting Avaya Virtualized Unified Communications and Customer Experience Solutions
Quarter over quarter growth clocked at over 200 percentCustomers see savings in reduced hardware and energy consumption; simpler installations and expansions Avaya today announced that enterprises are rapidly embracing its virtualized unified communications and customer experience management solutions announced earlier this year MarketWire

CalAmp to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, today announced it will ring the Opening Bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square on August 26, 2013 at 9:30am ET MarketWire

Hardesty & Hanover Selects Huddle to Support Secure Collaboration Across Its Global Network of Offices, Consultants and Contractors
Hardesty & Hanover, LLC, a full-service infrastructure engineering firm with 125 years of experience in solving complex engineering challenges, has turned to cloud content collaboration technology to support multi-million dollar bridge building projects across the globe MarketWire

eSilicon Headquarters Moves to San Jose
eSilicon Corporation, the largest independent semiconductor design and manufacturing solutions provider, has moved its headquarters from Sunnyvale, California to San Jose, California. The new contact information is as follows: MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter FY2014 Sales and Earnings
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a manufacturer of specialty high tech printing systems and data acquisition systems, will announce its financial results for the Second Quarter ended August 3, 2013 on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 4:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

Forerun's Products Receive 2014 ONC Hit Certification
Forerun, Inc. announced today that Forerun ED™ 6.0, including FlexChart™ and Patient Discharge™, and EmergisoftED™ 5 MarketWire

NextMark and Adslot Join Forces for Programmatic Direct
Adslot Limited (ASX: ADJ), a global provider of display media trading technology, and NextMark Inc., a leading provider of agency workflow and trading technology to media agencies, have partnered to help media owners and buyers trade more efficiently through a new programmatic direct channel. MarketWire

Atossa Genetics to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell in Celebration of Recent Listing on NASDAQ Stock Market
Atossa Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS), the Breast Health Company™, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate its listing on the NASDAQ Stock Market, which occurred on November 8, 2012. In honor of the occasion, Dr. Steven C. Quay, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will ring the closing Bell. MarketWire

Arkadin Wins Stevie Awards in International Business for Fastest Growing Company of the Year and Telecommunications Executive of the Year
Arkadin, one of the world's largest and fastest growing collaboration services providers, announced today that it received two Stevie® International Business Awards (IBAs) MarketWire

REMINDER: TMP Worldwide to Discuss Maximizing Impact of Financial Leadership at CFO Dimensions Conference

Gamma Logistics Corporation Successful Listing on the GEM Board of HKEX
ACN Newswire

NewOcean Energy Selected as a Constituent Stock of The Hang Seng Family of Indexes
NewOcean Energy Holdings Limited ("NewOcean Energy" or the "Group;" stock code: 00342), one of the fastest growing energy suppliers in the Southern China region, has been selected as a constituent stock of the following Hang Seng family of indexes and will take effect on 9 September 2013 (Monday) ACN Newswire

Watch & Clock Design Winners Feature Travel Themes
The winners of the 30th Hong Kong Watch and Clock Design Competition were announced today by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), organiser of the HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair. The world's largest watch and clock show opens 4 September and continues through 8 September at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre ACN Newswire

WatchGuard Recognized as a Leader in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
WatchGuard(R) Technologies, a global leader in business security solutions, today announced that it has been named a "Leader" in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management (UTM).* According to the report, "The Leaders quadrant contains vendors at the forefront of making and selling UTM products that are built for midsize business requirements ACN Newswire

Wharton-Habitat Housing Finance Course at Asia-Pacific Housing Forum
Wharton School and Habitat for Humanity International will run a housing finance course for microfinance professionals at the 4th Asia-Pacific Housing Forum. The one-day course is a collaboration between the school's International Housing Finance Program and Habitat's housing finance department ACN Newswire

AirAsia Expedia Selects Anaplan for Strategic Territorial Alignment
AirAsia Expedia, a joint venture between AirAsia, the world's best low-cost airline, and Expedia, the world's largest online travel agency by gross bookings, has chosen Anaplan to improve its budget forecasting and planning for territorial alignment across the region. AirAsia Expedia selected Anaplan as a flexible solution to consolidate their data for analysis ACN Newswire

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Now Offers Anatomically Shaped Implants
Dr. Ram Kalus, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Charleston, has recently announced the addition of anatomically-shaped breast implants to his private practice, Plastic Surgery of the Carolinas MarketWire

New Jersey Dentists Upgrade Porcelain Veneer Specific Website to a Parallax Scrolling Design
Dr. Edward A. Romano and Dr. Matthew M. Vaccaro recently launched a new website for their private cosmetic dentistry practice. At Aesthetic Smiles of New Jersey, Drs. Romano and Vaccaro employ the latest in dental technology to help their patients achieve the best smile possible MarketWire

Rhode Island Plastic Surgeon Takes Innovative Approach to Pain Management With Facelifts
Dr. Patrick K. Sullivan, a board-certified plastic surgeon, takes a unique approach to facial rejuvenation, aiming to artistically tailor each facelift procedure to each patient's individual desires and needs. In addition to his distinctive surgical approach, Dr MarketWire

Rabobank interim financial information 2013: Sound bank at continuing recession
Rabobank Group posted net profit of EUR 1,112 million in the first half of 2013 at a continuing recession. This is EUR 175 million or 14% less than in the first half of 2012. Solvency, measured as Core Tier 1 ratio, stood at 12.9%; a level that far exceeds the requirements of Basel III. The liquidity position is strong with a buffer of EUR 131 billion GlobeNewswire

Volunteering Builds Communities, Improves Lives
(Family Features) Whether you enjoy building homes or assisting a family who has survived a natural disaster, volunteer opportunities that are linked to your talents are out there. The following is a sample list of volunteer opportunities that exist in many communities and may be a perfect fit for you. MarketWire

Incorporating Green and Eco-Friendly Materials Into Kitchen Updates
(Family Features) Whether it's energy efficient appliances or the best materials for sustainable countertops -- use this guide to help create the eco-friendly kitchen you've always wanted. MarketWire

Build Recovery to Boost Your Workout Routine
(Family Features) 'Tis the season for fall high school sports. After weeks of two-a-day practices and tough games, it's important for young athletes to give it a rest to stay healthy. Experts agree, it's important to allow optimal recovery time after each game or practice session, stretching your muscles and hydrating while getting plenty of protein to stay strong. MarketWire

Americas Petrogas Completes Independent Evaluation of Its Unconventional Shale Hydrocarbon Resources in Argentina
Americas Petrogas Inc. (TSX VENTURE: BOE) (the "Company" or "Americas Petrogas") is pleased to provide information on the Company's unconventional hydrocarbon resources for its interests in the Vaca Muerta, Lower Agrio and Los Molles shale formations only, within the Company's blocks located in Argentina's Neuquen Basin. MarketWire

JDSU: Location Insight Services Worth $11 Billion to Operators by 2016
Research released today by JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) and compiled by STL Partners, a research firm specializing in business model innovation at the intersection of the Telecoms-Media-Technology sectors, highlights an $11 billion opportunity for mobile operators by 2016 MarketWire

Prosafe SE: Second quarter 2013 results
Operating profit for the second quarter came to USD 83.2 million and net profit amounted to USD 54.9 million. The utilisation of the fleet was 84 per cent in the second quarter. An interim dividend of NOK 0.89 per share was resolved GlobeNewswire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited: Frontline 2012 Ltd. to Join Avance Gas
Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI)announced todaythat a heads of agreement (HOA) has been entered into with Frontline 2012Ltd.whereby Frontline 2012 will become a shareholder in Avance GasHolding Ltd(AGHL) along with Stolt-Nielsen Gas Ltd. and Sungas Holdings Ltd.Following theexpected transaction, the three owners will exercise equal control overAGHL MarketWire

Frontline 2012 Ltd. to Join Avance Gas
LONDON, August 22, 2013 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced today that a heads of agreement (HOA) has been entered into with Frontline 2012 Ltd. whereby Frontline 2012 will become a shareholder in Avance Gas Holding Ltd (AGHL) along with Stolt-Nielsen Gas Ltd. and Sungas Holdings Ltd GlobeNewswire

Wentworth Resources Limited : Q2 2013 Financial Statements and MD&A
August 22, 2013Wentworth Resources Limited GlobeNewswire

Schiphol Group 2013 Interim Report
Building together a Mainport Future GlobeNewswire

TGS Announces 3D Multi-client Onshore Survey in South Central Alberta, Canada
CALGARY, CANADA (22 August 2013) - TGS, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Arcis Seismic Solutions, announces a new 3D multi-client onshore survey, Three Hills East, covering 150 km2 (58 mi2) in the south central plains of Alberta, Canada. GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic Reports Financial Results for the First Half of 2013
KVISTGAARD, Denmark, August 22, 2013 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA) today publishes its results for the first half of 2013. Revenue for the period was DKK 556 million (2012: DKK 445 million) and the result before tax was a loss of DKK 43 million (2012: DKK 13 million loss) GlobeNewswire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour Event in Singapore on September 5th to Feature CADWorx(R), CAESAR II(R), and PV Elite(R)

DesignMedix and Sweet Spot Skirts Win at Keiretsu Forum & CREDC Celebration of Entrepreneurship Event
Over 100 of Southwest Washington and Portland's most active and respected angel investors attended the Celebration of Entrepreneurship and Startup Showcase event, which was hosted by Keiretsu Forum Northwest and the Columbia River Economic Development Council (CREDC) at the Sego Herb Farm in La Center on August 17th MarketWire

Top Housing Markets for Family Health and Wealth in Texas, Dakotas, Utah, North Carolina, California, Tenessee, Montana, Wyoming, Iowa and Arkansas
RealtyTrac® (, the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, and Local Market Monitor (www.localmarketmonitor MarketWire

Ahold appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer
Zaandam, the Netherlands, 22 augustus 2013 GlobeNewswire

Ahold publishes second quarter and half year 2013 results
Highlights second quarter  · Sales of €7.8 billion (up 3.0% at constant exchange rates)  · Underlying operating income €338 million (up 5.4% at constant exchange rates)  · Underlying operating margin 4.4% (Q2 2012: 4 GlobeNewswire

EMGS reports second quarter and first half year 2013 results
EMGS delivered revenues of USD 44.4 million in the second quarter 2013, up from USD 31.7 million in the previous quarter and down from USD 57.1 million in the corresponding period last year. USD 14.8 million of the revenues came from multi-client sales. The Company had an EBITDA of USD 13.2 million and reported a net loss of USD 1.6 million GlobeNewswire

Nutreco enters joint venture in growth market Ukraine
Second largest animal feed market in Eastern Europe GlobeNewswire

Clariant signs long-term joint development and commercialization agreements with Lummus Novolen Technology on polypropylene catalyst
Clariant AG /Clariant signs long-term joint development and commercialization agreements with Lummus Novolen Technology on polypropylene catalyst . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Pacific Conferences Brings Together Experts to Share Best Practices in Luxury Marketing in Indonesia
With steady economic growth, stabilising political environment and a ballooning middle class, it is no wonder that luxury brands are looking at Indonesia as their prime target for growth. Minting dollar millionaires at a rate of 16 a day, Indonesia is expected to emerge as an Asian 'giant of wealth creation'. However, global brands face obstacles in this new luxury market ACN Newswire

Zara Resources (CNSX:ZRI) Makes Takeover Offer for Three TSX Venture Exchange Companies - Video News Alert Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, August 21, 2013 - Zara Resources' CEO, Danny Wettreich, is again taking steps to shake up the management of some of the junior resource companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. GlobeNewswire

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