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Mountain America Credit Union Opens New Stansbury Park Branch
Mountain America Credit Union celebrates the opening of its new Stansbury Park branch. Located at 6811 North State Highway 36 in Stansbury Park, the new branch is the second branch in Tooele County. MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp.: Nevada Rae Gold-Update
Pacific Gold Corp. (OTCQB: PCFG)(PINKSHEETS: PCFG) - MarketWire

Sigma Designs, Inc. Schedules Conference Call to Review Third Quarter Fiscal Year '14 Financial Results
Sigma Designs (NASDAQ: SIGM), the world leader in connected media platforms, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended November 2, 2013 following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, December 11, 2013. MarketWire

Marketwired Business/Personal Finance Features Package Summary
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Boulder locals Scott and Sarah Armstrong announced today that their community website,, has partnered with Boulder B-cycle for cross promotion and will be supporting several charitable causes for Boulder and Boulder County. MarketWire

New Calyx Network(R) Interfaces Added to Calyx Point(R)
Calyx Software®, the preferred mortgage solution provider for banks, credit unions, mortgage bankers and brokers, has expanded The Calyx Network with an Interface Update. The Calyx Network allows users of Point to connect directly with lenders and mortgage service providers, automating data exchange and streamlining the loan origination process all from within Point software MarketWire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation and MPLX LP Present Long-Term Strategic Priorities to Create Shareholder Value
Grow higher-valued, stable cash flow businesses: MPLX and Speedway Improve margins in refining operations Balance capital returns with value-enhancing investments Sustain focus on shareholder returns Maintain top-tier safety and environmental performance NEW YORK, Dec GlobeNewswire

Epicor to Hold Investor Call to Discuss Fiscal 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, will host a conference call on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) to discuss its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter and full-year financial results MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Sets Fiscal 2013 Year End and Fourth Quarter Conference Call for December 10th, 2013 at 4:30pm ET
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCQB: PNDMF), ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online, mobile and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, will hold a conference call to discuss results for the fiscal year and fourth quarter results ended September 30th, 2013. Financial results will be issued in a press release after the close of market the same day MarketWire

ADP National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment Increased by 215,000 Jobs in November
Private sector employment increased by 215,000 jobs from October to November, according to the November ADP National Employment Report®. Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP National Employment Report is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics MarketWire

Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc. Receives Notice of Extension and Additional Notice of Noncompliance From NYSE MKT LLC
Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc.'s New Product Line Featured by Dr. Gadget on The Wendy Williams Show
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), a leading developer of state-of-the-art interactive music products, is pleased to announce that its new "Beamz by Flo" product line was featured by nationally recognized television personality, Dr. Gadget®, on The Wendy Williams Show, which is broadcast to over 1 million viewers on major networks such as FOX, CBS and ABC, and is rebroadcast on BET. MarketWire

Ithaca Energy Inc - Additional Shares Listing

SDLP - Seadrill Partners LLC Announces Pricing of Public Offering of 11,200,000 Common Units
London, United Kingdom, December 03, 2013 - Seadrill Partners LLC ("Seadrill Partners" or the "Company") (NYSE: SDLP) announced today that it priced its offering of 11,200,000 common units representing liability company interests in a public offering at a price of $29.50 per common unit GlobeNewswire

Wentworth Resources Limited : Mozambique and Tanzania Oil & Gas Resources Republished

Outotec's Capital Markets Day 2013

Security Solutions Discussed by Industry Leaders in Interviews With HP, ImageWare Systems, March Networks, McAfee, StrikeForce and CyberLock
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) and StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFOR) MarketWire

Carlsbad, California, December 4, 2013 /Marketwired/ - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSXV: ASG) announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") 510(k) clearance for the company's ZIP(TM) Minimally Invasive Interspinous Fusion System (the "ZIP") GlobeNewswire

Mathew Knowles' Representatives Indicate That He Is Current Related to Child Support Obligations and Is Pursuing a Modification of the Prior Award
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - The spokesperson for famed music executive, Mathew Knowles, responded to media reports that Knowles was delinquent concerning his child support obligations. MarketWire

Newport Beach Police Department Launches Innovative Property Crime Awareness Campaign
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Today, the Newport Beach Police Department launched an eye-catching and innovative multimedia advertising campaign titled "The Stolen Collection MarketWire

Marquis Yachts, LLC to Manufacture All VanDutch Yachts Globally
PULASKI, WI--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Marquis Yachts, LLC (Marquis) in Pulaski, Wisconsin has signed a definitive agreement with VanDutch Marine, Ltd (VanDutch) to manufacture all of their yachts sold around the world. The agreement goes into effect immediately with production beginning in December 2013 at the Marquis factory in Pulaski, Wisconsin MarketWire

MistAMERICA to Provide Outdoor Cooling for SLS Las Vegas
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - MistAMERICA, a multi-award-winning innovator in outdoor cooling, shade and heating solutions, has been selected by SBE Entertainment, in partnership with Penta Building Group, to provide outdoor cooling for the new SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino MarketWire

Sonitrol's Human Intel and Verification Protocols Reduce False Alarm Rates, Expedite Police Response Times
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Sonitrol, an industry leader in customized, state-of-the-art, verified electronic security solutions for homes and businesses, has dedicated the last 50 years to developing and refining their alarm verification technology MarketWire

CopyTele Presenting at the 6th Annual LD MICRO Conference
MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - CopyTele, Inc. ("CTI") (OTCQB: COPY), a company specializing in patent monetization and patent assertion, today announced that its President and CEO, Robert Berman, will be presenting at the 6th Annual LD Micro Conference being held December 3-5, 2013 at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air Hotel, in Los Angeles, CA. Mr MarketWire

FCm Named World's Leading TMC - Third Year in a Row
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) -   FCm Travel Solutions holds onto its title of World's Leading Travel Management Company after winning the coveted global accolade in the World Travel Awards for the third year running. MarketWire

Chanticleer Holdings Expands Hooters Franchise Agreement in Brazil
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) ("Chanticleer Holdings" or "the Company"), a minority owner in the privately held parent company of the Hooters® brand, Hooters of America, and a franchisee of international Hooters restaurants, today announced the expansion of its Hooters franchise agreement previously announced in March 2012 MarketWire

JetBlue Announces Its 30th Airline Partner: Silver Airways
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - JetBlue Airways, New York's Hometown Airline™, and Silver Airways, which offers more flights within Florida and to The Bahamas than any other U.S MarketWire

The London NYC Announces the Ultimate Super Bowl Viewing Experiences
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) -  In keeping with its tradition of providing guests with unparalleled luxury, on February 2, 2014, The London NYC will play host to the ultimate Super Bowl viewing experiences MarketWire

John Lyman Announces the Release of His Fourth Thriller "God's Lions" Realm of Evil
DOWNINGTOWN, PA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - John Lyman the Author of the God's Lions series proudly announces the release of the fourth book "God's Lions" Realm of Evil -- out today while simultaneously announcing the development of his first book "God's Lions" The Secret Chapel into a major motion picture in association with Kuys Entertainment Group. MarketWire

Spring Receives Top Industry Honor
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Spring Consulting Group announced today that they have been awarded the "Actuarial Firm of the Year" U.S. Captive Service Award for 2013. MarketWire

Standard-Setting Absolute Linear Encoder Now Available With Mitsubishi Interface
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - HEIDENHAIN's LC 200 linear encoder continues to set the standard in linear measurement on long machine tool axes. Now available with a Mitsubishi interface, this encoder is increasing its available interface options and meeting further demand. MarketWire

Retail, Healthcare, Foodservice and Grocery Industry Leaders to Examine "Reinventing Business" at GS1 Connect 2014
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - The annual GS1 Connect 2014 conference and exhibit, themed "Reinventing Business," will be held June 8-12, 2014 at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina and the San Diego Convention Center MarketWire

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC to Present at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE: OZM) ("Och-Ziff") announced today that Daniel S. Och, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Och-Ziff, is scheduled to present at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference in New York on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Mr MarketWire

Zinc Alliance for Child Health Funds $1.5 Million Project to Save Children's Lives in India
Today, Canadian partners in the Zinc Alliance for Child Health (ZACH) - Teck, the Micronutrient Initiative (MI) and the Government of Canada - announced $1.5 million in funding to expand a childhood diarrhea treatment program in the Indian state of Gujarat MarketWire

ToyTalk Unveils "In the Movies"
ToyTalk, a family entertainment company, today announced the first major update to its debut project, The Winston Show. The latest sketch called "In the Movies" casts the audience as the star of a movie, introducing a whole new kind of make-believe play for children where characters on screen can listen and respond back. MarketWire

Northstar Healthcare Inc. Leading Bidder for Surgery Centers in Bankruptcy Proceedings -- Signs Agreement With PI Financial to Raise up to $5,000,000 Through Brokered Private Placement
Northstar Healthcare Inc. (TSX: NHC) ("Northstar" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered an agreement with PI Financial to act as its agent (the "Agent") to complete a brokered private placement of up to 6,250,000 units at a price of $0.80 per unit, for gross proceeds of up to $5,000,000 (the "Private Placement"). MarketWire

ECOL Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
US Ecology, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ECOL) today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 2,600,000 shares of its common stock at $34.00 per share. The Company has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 390,000 shares of its common stock MarketWire

Hot Rod City Las Vegas Pays Homage to the Late Paul Walker With a Memorial Featuring Two Import Tuner Cars From His "Fast & Furious" Films
Hot Rod City Las Vegas ( pays tribute to the late Paul Walker, star of the massively popular "Fast & Furious" film franchise, with a memorial display featuring two import tuner stunt cars that were featured in one of the films -- both of which, ironically, crashed and burned onscreen. MarketWire

Jafari Announces Second Facebook Contest for Diabetic-Friendly Holiday Recipes
Following up on the tremendous popularity of their recent Facebook contest that collected diabetic-friendly dessert recipes, Jafari Medical Supply is sponsoring a second contest, this one geared toward diabetic-friendly recipes for the upcoming holidays. As before, the recipes will be gathered and immortalized in a downloadable recipe e-book. MarketWire

Allerayde SAB Inc. Featured in Exclusive Interview on
Allerayde SAB Inc. (OTCQB: ASAB) President and CEO, Michael Rhodes, shares his insight into effective emergency treatment of potentially life-threatening allergic reactions along with strategic directions for the upcoming year in an exclusive interview on MarketWire

Go Ahead Get Wild! Everyone Needs A Good Wingman
Editor's note: There are four photos associated with this press release. MarketWire

TiVo to Present at UBS 41st Annual Global Media and Communications Conference
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that President and CEO Tom Rogers will present at the UBS 41st Annual Global Media and Communications Conference on Monday, December 9th. A webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of the TiVo website at http://investor.tivo MarketWire

The Mi'kmaq of Nova Scotia Welcome Firelight Infrastructure as a Partner in Nova Scotia Wind Portfolio
Firelight Infrastructure Partners has purchased juwi Wind Canada Ltd.'s stake in the four megawatt (MW) Whynotts Community Wind Project. The project, which is being developed under Nova Scotia's Community Feed in Tariff Program (COMFIT), is located near Bridgewater, and is part of a larger portfolio of projects developed by juwi targeting construction in 2014 MarketWire

juwi Sells Equity in Millbrook Wind Project
Firelight Infrastructure Partners has purchased juwi Wind Canada Ltd.'s stake in the six-megawatt (MW) Millbrook Community Wind Project. The project, which is being developed under Nova Scotia's Community Feed in Tariff Program (COMFIT), is near the Millbrook reserve and is part of a larger portfolio of projects developed by juwi targeting construction in 2014 MarketWire

NeoStem CEO Dr. Robin L. Smith to Be Interviewed Live on Clear Channel Network's Business Radio DFW 1190AM
NeoStem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBS) ("NeoStem") a leader in the emerging cellular therapy industry, today announced that Dr. Robin L. Smith, Chairman and CEO, will be interviewed live tomorrow December 5, 2013 at 3:15pm EST/2:15pm CST on Clear Channel's business talk radio show "The Traders Network" hosted by Michael Yorba. MarketWire

juwi Sells Equity in Truro Heights Wind Project
Firelight Infrastructure Partners has purchased juwi Wind Canada Ltd.'s stake in the four megawatt (MW) Truro Heights Community Wind Project MarketWire

juwi Sells Equity in Pockwock Wind Project
Firelight Infrastructure Partners has purchased juwi Wind Canada Ltd.'s stake in the ten-megawatt (MW) Chebucto Pockwock Community Wind Project MarketWire

ShopStyle Identifies Key Online Shopping Trends and Most Popular Fashion Items From Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday
With data from Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, POPSUGAR's ShopStyle identified some of this holiday season's key online shopping trends and the most popular women's fashion items. MarketWire

Venza Gold Corp. Proposes to Change Name to "CoreComm Solutions Inc."
Venza Gold Corp. (OTCBB: VZAGF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that its board of directors have authorized the Company to change its name to "CoreComm Solutions Inc." MarketWire

Brian Kehoe Joins Heritage Bank of Commerce as Senior Vice President in the Pleasanton Office
Heritage Bank of Commerce, the operating subsidiary of Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ: HTBK), today announced that Brian Kehoe has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager at its Pleasanton office. As a Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager, Kehoe will be responsible for managing a portfolio of customers and developing new business opportunities for the Bank MarketWire

Western Gas to Present at Upcoming Wells Fargo Securities Energy Symposium
Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE: WES) and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (NYSE: WGP) today announced that Donald R. Sinclair, President and CEO, will present at the 12th Annual Energy Symposium, sponsored by Wells Fargo Securities, in New York, on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at 11:10 a.m. EST. The presentation materials and a link to the webcast presentation will be available at www.westerngas MarketWire

Insomniac's 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas Generated More Than $278 Million in Three Days for Local Economy
The three-day Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in June 2013 pumped an estimated $278 million into the Clark County economy, according to an economic impact report released today by Beacon Economics, LLC. With incredible growth since its premiere in Las Vegas in 2011, Insomniac has generated more than $621 million dollars for the Las Vegas economy. MarketWire

T3 Motion CEO William Tsumpes PART-2 Interview on Clear Channel's Business Radio DFW 1109AM
T3 Motion, Inc. (OTCBB: TTTM) the leading provider of EV technology to commercial, consumer, law-enforcement and government markets, today announced CEO William Tsumpes PART-2 interview will air live tomorrow Dec 5th on Clear Channel's business talk radio show "the trader network" by host Michael Yorba. MarketWire

Historic Downtown Franklin Hotel Offers an Ideal Location in Charming Franklin, TN
Franklin, Tennessee, was recently named one of America's Favorite Towns by Travel + Leisure magazine. Experience America's 8th favorite town at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, a premier hotel outside of Nashville. MarketWire

Klondex Enters Into Definitive Agreement With Newmont to Acquire the Midas Mine and Mill Complex and Announces Acquisition Financing
Klondex Mines Ltd. (TSX: KDX) ("Klondex" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Midas mine and related ore milling facility located in the State of Nevada (collectively, "Midas") for approximately US$83 million (the "Acquisition") from a subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation ("Newmont"). MarketWire

Harris D. McKinney, Inc. Acquires Life Science Digital Agency Zoomedia
Harris D. McKinney, Inc. (HDM), a nationally recognized life science marketing and brand communications agency, today acquired San Francisco-based Zoomedia, the leading digital communications agency to the life sciences. The combined company, HDM | Zoomedia, will maintain offices in Chicago and San Francisco MarketWire

Alegria Real Estate Purchases 3.87 Acre Parcel of Raw Land in the University City Community of San Diego
Alegria Real Estate, an investment group based in Solana Beach, Calif., has acquired 3.87 acres of prime land for new home development in the highly desired residential area of University City. The vacant property was sold for an undisclosed amount by the Roman Catholic Bishop of San Diego, which has owned it since 1961. MarketWire

/ KILL - Norman Shark
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Norman Shark to Exhibit at San Francisco Tech-Security Conference 2013," issued December 3, 2013, by Norman Shark. The release was issued in error by the company. MarketWire

BRS Resources Announces Gradizza Well Test Results
BRS Resources Ltd. ("BRS") (TSX VENTURE: BRS) is pleased to announce that Po Valley Energy ("PVE") completed well testing of its Gradizza-1 discovery well. PVE drilled and tested the well in September and scheduled additional tests in November. On November 20, the well tested natural gas at a stabilized rate of 696,000 cubic feet per day with 492 psi flowing tubing pressure on a 1/4-inch choke MarketWire

Power Survey Supports Veteran and Military Employment
Power Survey Company will be interviewing candidates at the Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair on Thursday, December 5, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center, 1 Memorial Lane in Holmdel, NJ. MarketWire

Champion Iron Mines Sells Minority Interest in Attikamagen
CHAMPION IRON MINES LIMITED (TSX: CHM)(FRANKFURT: P02) ("Champion", or the "Company") announces that it has completed in escrow the previously announced disposition of its remaining interest in the Attikamagen Lake Project to Labec Century Iron Ore Inc. ("Labec Century"), a subsidiary of Century Iron Mines Corporation ("Century") MarketWire

Symantec Appoints Amit Mital as Chief Technology Officer
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the appointment of Amit Mital as chief technology officer, responsible for driving the company's technology strategy with a focus on accelerating innovation, product development and R&D. Mital will report directly to Symantec CEO Steve Bennett. MarketWire

Celebrate the Season -- and Low Holiday Rates -- at Negril's Glorious Moon Dance Cliffs Hotel & Spa
Add more joy to your world this holiday season with an escape to Moon Dance Cliffs Hotel & Spa, a serene seaside retreat perched on the dramatically scenic, westernmost edge of Jamaica. Book now to take advantage of the resort's Holiday Rate Freeze -- our gift to you MarketWire

Power Survey CEO Speaks at Princeton University
Power Survey President and Chief Executive Officer, Tom Catanese, will be a featured guest speaker at the Princeton University Keller Center's "Meet the Entrepreneur" event this afternoon at 4:30 P.M. MarketWire

CGrowth Capital, Inc. Achieves Benchmark on Contract for Hire
CGrowth Capital, Inc. (OTC Pink: CGRA) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the first third of the Contract for Hire Agreement (the "Contract") to provide for site cleanup, inventory cataloging, and asset liquidation of specified tools, equipment, and buildings on a 47 acre industrial site as well as another industrial site owned by the asset holder MarketWire

Strongbow Appoints New Directors and Officers
Strongbow Resources Inc. ("Strongbow" or the "Company") (OTCQB: STBR), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Madzej as Chief Operating Officer and a director and Mr. Robert Da Cunha as Chief Financial Officer and a director. MarketWire

Innovative Spa Management Welcomes ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa to Growing Roster of Spas
Innovative Spa Management (ISM) is pleased to announce the addition of ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa, Miami Beach, FL, to its growing family of properties. ISM will provide a variety of management and support services for the spa, including the creation of a custom crafted spa menu with a focus on anti-aging, relaxation and long-term wellness MarketWire

New ARCOS Mobile App Gives Utilities Faster Way to Get Crews to Outages, Leaks
ARCOS LLC, a developer of crew management, callout and emergency response software for 21 of the top 25 U.S MarketWire

Flamel Technologies Announces $15 Million Line of Credit
Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced that it established a USD $15.0 million secured line of credit with Broadfin Capital, a current Flamel shareholder. The $15.0 million credit facility can be drawn in three tranches of $5.0 million each. The Company will draw $5.0 million initially and can draw up to two additional $5 MarketWire

Stillwater Mining Company Reports Death of Employee
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) (TSX: SWC.U) (the "Company") today reported an incident occurred late evening of Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at the Company's Stillwater Mine. Mike J. Rued, 45, a Sandfiller employed at Stillwater since 2007, was found unconscious on the 5600 level of the mine and could not be resuscitated by first responders. The cause of death is not known at this time. Mr MarketWire

Marvin(R) Adds to Passive House Institute U.S. Certifications
Marvin Windows and Doors has added additional certifications to its collection of passive building solutions, with the Clad Direct Glaze Polygon window now certified by the Passive House Institute U.S. (PHIUS). The company's Clad Ultimate Casement is also certified by PHIUS. MarketWire

NQ MOBILE, INC. (ADR) [NYSE: NQ]: Kaplan Fox and Wites & Kapetan File Securities Class Action on Behalf of Purchasers of NQ Mobile American Depositary Shares During the Period May 5, 2011 and October 24, 2013
Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP ( and Wites & Kapetan, P.A. ( have filed a class action suit against NQ Mobile, Inc MarketWire

PrimeSport Offers College Football Fans Official VIP Pregame Hospitality Packages at the 2014 Allstate Sugar Bowl
PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, offers fans an opportunity to be a VIP at this year's Allstate Sugar Bowl with official VIP hospitality packages. The 2014 Allstate Sugar Bowl will be held on January 2nd, 2014 in New Orleans, LA at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome MarketWire

Dr. Tsira Jibladze Appointed Cromos(TM) Pharma's Country Head for Georgia
Cromos™ Pharma, a premier full-service CRO with operations in Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Russia and the countries of Central/Eastern Europe, announced today the appointment of Dr. Tsira Jibladze, MD, MPH as the Country Head for the Republic of Georgia. MarketWire

New Exacter Program Allows Electric Utilities to Attack Worst Performing Circuits With Predictive Data on Deteriorating Equipment
Exacter, Inc announces a new program for electric utilities to attack worst performing circuits using proprietary field intelligence that identifies equipment in a deteriorated state MarketWire

Discovery Minerals, Ltd. Updates Website
Discovery Minerals, Ltd. (OTC Pink: DSCR) is pleased to tell their valued Shareholders that the technical matters adversely affecting the corporate website have been resolved. The Company was alerted to this matter by input from Shareholders and would like to extend its gratitude. A provisional website is expected to be active within the next 24 hours (www.discoveryminerals MarketWire

Columbia Community Bank Changes Name to Premier Community Bank
Columbia Commercial Bancorp (OTCBB: CLBC) announces that its subsidiary Columbia Community Bank has officially changed its name to Premier Community Bank. MarketWire

Plaza Bank Launches Unique Loan Program for Export Businesses
Plaza Bank (OTCBB: PLZB) has launched a unique loan program this month aimed at small and midsize companies that export their products or services. This program is supported by the Export-Import Bank of the United States. It is highly complementary to the other loan products provided by Plaza Bank to the business community. MarketWire

Boston Therapeutics Appoints Conroy Chi-Heng Cheng and S. Colin Neill to Board of Directors
Boston Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: BTHE) ("Boston Therapeutics" or "the Company"), an innovative developer of drugs that address diabetes using complex carbohydrate chemistry, appointed Conroy Chi-Heng Cheng and S. Colin Neill to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Neill replaces Mr. Carl Lueders as chair of the Company's Audit Committee. Mr MarketWire

Cargo Logistics Canada: Trans-Pacific Partnership Deal Discussed at Key Meeting for Industry Stakeholders
Canadian stakeholders are calling on governments to prioritize the elimination of chokepoints in supply chain and trade in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) to unleash the deal's growth potential for all businesses. The TPP talks, which began in Doha in 2001, are at a continued standstill with all 12 nation participants unable to reach an agreement on at least a dozen chapters MarketWire

Forty LNG Export Projects Proposed in North America, Latest Zeus Survey Finds
With some 40 proposed projects planning to export annually nearly 400 million tonnes of LNG in total, North America offers the most promise for global LNG trade growth, Zeus Development Corporation concludes from its 2013 survey in advance of the North American LNG Exports conference next week MarketWire

The Right Mindset for Corporate Credit Investing in 2014
Many investors believe 2014 will be a dangerous time for corporate credit and that they should thus avoid the asset class. Federal Reserve tapering and rising interest rates could lead to zero returns (aka "dead money") or even significant capital losses. MarketWire

Hope for the Holidays: San Diego Real Estate Agency to Gift Military Veteran Family $15,000
In the spirit of giving this holiday season, Mark Di Tommaso, licensed real estate broker and founder of SoCal eRealty, will be gifting $15,000 to a San Diego-based military veteran family. Di Tommaso is now calling for 'Hope for the Holidays' entries that describe a family's current financial hardship. MarketWire

Modern Fan Outlet's New Online Store Spotlights Top Contemporary Ceiling Fan Styles
Modern Fan Outlet, the top retailer of ceiling fans in the country, announced today that their online ceiling fan superstore,, is up and running and open for business. Shoppers to the new company website will find a wide variety of ceiling fans for every room in the home, office or retail business MarketWire

Catalyst and PICTERA Solutions Partner to Provide Optimized Review to International Clients
Catalyst Repository Systems, Inc. -- a pioneer in secure, cloud-based software to help corporations and their law firms take control of e-discovery, compliance and regulatory matters, today announced that it has partnered with Florida-based PICTERA Solutions, an innovative document-management and e-discovery services provider committed to client satisfaction and long-term client relationships. MarketWire

Docea Power Ranks 25th in the Deloitte In Extenso Technology Fast 50
Docea Power, the design-for-low-power company that delivers software solutions for power and thermal analysis at the architectural level, today announced that it ranked 25th in the Deloitte In Extenso Technology Fast 50 France which recognizes technology companies with high growth. The ranking is based on revenue growth over five years, from 2008 to 2012 MarketWire

UnlockOne Announces Affiliate Program for Savvy Entrepreneurs
A recent U.N. study reports that almost 6 billion people have, or have access to, a cell phone. That's about 86% of the world population. Worldwatch Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based research organization, just released a study in October predicting that cell phone plans will exceed the population in 2014. But, not everyone will be able to afford a subscription plan MarketWire

PBS Holding, Inc., (PBHG) New Shareholders Update
PBS Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: PBHG), (the "Company"), today released an update to shareholders. MarketWire

Celebrate 12 Days of Giveaways With Holiday Gift Baskets From and GUM(R)
In order to celebrate the spirit of the holiday season and get people excited about oral health, is giving away gift baskets chock full of the latest health items, gadgets and fun giveaways in partnership with GUM® each day, Dec. 5 through 16, for the company's annual 12 Days of Giveaways Holiday Promotion MarketWire

Pure Announces Support for Digital Music Libraries Stored on a PC, Mac, or NAS via Its Pure Connect App
The Pure Connect app for iOS or Android has been updated to allow users to wirelessly stream music stored on their computer to multiple Jongo speakers. MarketWire

Itonis Pharmaceuticals Completed Packaging Graphics for Its Emesyl Brand of Nausea Remedy
Itonis, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITNS) and Charles Hensley, Ph.D., the inventor of the Zicam® cold remedy, are pleased to announce that the Company has completed packaging graphics for its Emesyl™ Nausea Remedy. MarketWire

Integrating Digital Marketing and Employee Training Resources Enhances the Customer Service Experience
Wireless Ronin Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: RNIN), a leading digital marketing technologies solutions provider, has published a new white paper highlighting the advantages gained when retailers integrate Marketing and Training technologies to provide product-rich training and real-time sales support tools that connect their retail workforce to their digital omnichannel retail environments. MarketWire

Apple Products Leading in Multiple CE Categories This Holiday Season, Displacing Dell Desktops for the First Time
Parks Associates announced new research today showing Apple has expanded its dominance this year as the top CE brand for planned holiday purchases, topping Dell for the first time as the most popular brand for desktops. Apple is also the top brand for tablets, laptops, smartphones, home networking routers, MP3 players, and streaming media devices (Apple TV). MarketWire

Gluten Free Therapeutics Launches Celi-Vites Supplements
Gluten Free Therapeutics announced today the launch of Celi-Vites (, a line of scientifically formulated supplements designed for those suffering from the debilitating effects of celiac disease and those who have chosen a gluten-free lifestyle MarketWire Suggests the Ultimate Educational Gift for the Kids
Wondering what to give the kids this year? With the holidays quickly approaching, the travel experts at, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, suggest giving kids the gift of travel.'s list of 11 Places the Kids Will Never Forget offers destinations where children will not only have fun, but will learn through memorable experiences MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services Selected as a 2014 Military Friendly Spouse Employer
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, was named a 2014 Military Friendly Spouse Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs and Military Spouse magazines. MarketWire

Smart Startups -- and Employees -- Can Get Massive Tax Breaks If They Build or Relocate Businesses Near New York State Campuses
Smart startups and their employees can take advantage of massive tax breaks this year, thanks to a groundbreaking program that rewards businesses for locating near university campuses in New York State. MarketWire

Kensington Tours Announces Top Travel Trends for 2014
With the end of 2013 fast approaching, Kensington Tours polled its Destination Experts for the travel trends they have identified and for those that they forecast for the new year. Kensington's team of seasoned nomads, globetrotters and adventure enthusiasts came back with this list of insightful new trends and tips for vacation planning in 2014. MarketWire

Exclusive Networks Secures Critical Mass With Strategic Acquisition of Terach in Benelux
Terach, the successful value added distributor of security and networking solutions for the Benelux enterprise market, has been acquired by Exclusive Networks Group MarketWire

Backed by $5 Million in Funding (4,700 BTC), Mastercoin Is Building a Flexible, New Layer of Money on Bitcoin
Developers of Mastercoin (, a programmable money layer on the Bitcoin blockchain created by J.R. Willett, today announced that they have officially launched the Mastercoin Foundation ( to help build a distributed exchange and facilitate smart property transactions for Bitcoin powered by the Mastercoin Protocol. MarketWire

Venstar Appoints Scott Agnew to National Sales Manager of Energy Management Systems and Thermostat Distribution
Venstar®, a leading thermostat and energy management systems supplier, today announced that Scott Agnew has been named national sales manager of Energy Management Systems and Thermostat Distribution. MarketWire

Jewish Angelenos Mark Two Decades of Partying on Christmas Eve With SCHMOOZ-A-PALOOZA 2013
On Dec. 24, the city shuts down for most; but, Los Angeles Jews will hit the best party of the year. For the past 20 years, the premier event for the LA Jewish community has been SCHMOOZ-A-PALOOZA® sponsored by JDate MarketWire

Quest Resource Management Group Achieves 15,000 Client Locations Milestone
Quest Resource Management Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Quest Resource Holding Corporation (OTCQB: QRHC) (Quest), announced today that the Company achieved a significant milestone in its short history. Quest now manages integrated recycling and sustainability solutions at over 15,000 client locations across North America MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's -20 V P-Channel Gen III MOSFET Is First in 2.4 mm by 2.0 mm by 0.4 mm MICRO FOOT(R) Package Size
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today extended its offering of TrenchFET® p-channel Gen III power MOSFETs with the industry's first -20 V device in the 2.4 mm by 2.0 mm by 0.4 mm CSP MICRO FOOT® package size. Designed to increase efficiency and save space in mobile computing devices, the Vishay Siliconix Si8851EDB offers extremely low on-resistance of 8.0 and 11 MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: OneSpin Solutions Named Silver Sponsor of ARM Technology Symposium Europe
WHO: OneSpin® Solutions (www.onespin-solutions MarketWire

University of Advancing Technology's Digital Video Program Creates Star Wars / Classic Rock Mashup With "Bohemian Rhapsody: Star Wars Edition" -- Premiering on YouTube December 4, 2013
University of Advancing Technology Digital Video Professor Paul DeNigris walked into his DV Production Studio class last semester and made an off-hand remark about an idea that struck him on his drive to work that day. Listening to a "classic rock" playlist on Pandora, DeNigris found himself singing along to Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody on Phoenix's I-17 freeway MarketWire

Tee It Up on a Cruise to the Caribbean or Bermuda -- a Holiday Gift for the Golfer in Your Life
Crown Cruise Vacations is pleased to offer golfing enthusiasts the Celebrity Cruises Golf Classic Getaway. Sail to Bermuda or the Caribbean with the Celebrity Cruises Golf Classic Getaway package for a golfing extravaganza you will remember forever. MarketWire

Mountains Vacations Are Better With a Hotel Base Camp
Adventure seekers planning a vacation to one of these five locations can enjoy the great outdoors from the comfort of great Marriott hotels. You can seek the summit while leaving the freeze-dried dinners and sub-zero sleeping bags for another mountaineer. MarketWire

ACWA Presents Communications Award to San Diego's Department of Public Utilities
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented its Huell Howser Best in Blue Award to the City of San Diego for its multi-faceted public outreach campaign on a new Water Purification Demonstration Project. MarketWire

ACWA Presents Emissary Award to Marion Ashley
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented its eighth annual Emissary Award to Marion Ashley, a longtime water leader known for promoting collaborative solutions. Presented at ACWA's 2013 Fall Conference & Exhibition in Los Angeles, the award recognizes individuals for remarkable contributions to California water through voluntary service to ACWA. MarketWire

Lehigh Gas Partners LP: Announces Public Offering Of Common Units

Top Luxury Resort Hacienda Encantada Striving to Enhance Quality, Hires New Specialist
Top luxury resort Hacienda Encantada is excited to announce that Hector Rubio will be joining the Hacienda family as a new general manager in accordance with the luxury resort's focus on customer service and experience. GlobeNewswire

Arbitration award received
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 35-2013, 4 December 2013. GlobeNewswire

Arrow Capital Completes Purchase of BluMont Capital from Integrated Asset Management Corp. (TSX:IAM) - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, British Columbia, December 4, 2013 -. Following regulatory approval, Arrow Capital Management has completed the previously announced purchase of BluMont Capital Corporation from Toronto Stock Exchange listed  Integrated Asset Management Corp. (TSX:IAM) . GlobeNewswire

Schweiter Technologies: 3A Composites strengthens architecture business in India
Schweiter Technologies /Schweiter Technologies: 3A Composites strengthens architecture business in India. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Marina Fiesta Highlights Incredible November Sport Fishing at the Best Location in Cabo
Marina Fiesta is a luxury resort situated in the Golden Zone of Cabo San Lucas, and is sharing some of the highlights from all of the sport fishing that is done in this area for the month of November. GlobeNewswire

PointCarePA is a Finalist in Fierce Innovation Awards HealthCare Edition Program
PointCare announced today that is has been selected as a finalist in this year's Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, an awards program from the publisher of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. PointCare was recognized as a finalist in the category of Revenue Cycle Management. MarketWire

Conceptua Math Named "Readers' Choice Top 100 Product" by District Administration Magazine
Conceptua Math, an innovator in K-8 online math curriculum, today announced that its math curriculum has been recognized for making a positive difference in education by K12 leaders who named it to District Administration magazine's "Readers' Choice Top 100 Product for 2013." MarketWire

Iron Cactus Downtown Dallas to Give Away Free Fajitas to First 500 Guests Beginning December 9th if Cowboys Win the Super Bowl
Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar in downtown Dallas is set to give away free fajitas to its first 500 paying guests that visit the restaurant starting December 9th if the Dallas Cowboys win the Super Bowl. The first 500 paying guests to fill out a form with their name and email at Iron Cactus will be automatic winners of one free fajita dinner of their choice valued up to $17.99. MarketWire

National Bank Financial Updates Coverage on Conifex Timber (TSXV:CFF) with an Outperform Rating - Video Research Alert on
Vancouver, British Columbia, December 4, 2013 -. National Bank Financial has updated coverage on Conifex Timber (TSXV:CFF). Following the announcement that the company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Conifex Power Limited Partnership, had closed its previously announced secured project financing, analyst Rupert Merer reiterated his outperform rating, and 12 month target price of $10 GlobeNewswire

Konecranes' Mark Sadler Wins "Top Trainer" Award's Honorable Mention
SPRINGFIELD, OH--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Out of 22 nominees, Sadler was one of only three trainers who were featured as honorable mentions in the magazine. Trainers were judged on their use of innovative instruction, impact on students, evidence that their training was successful, and more. They were nominated by their students, peers, and co-workers MarketWire

SnackHealthy Partners With Sterling Food Solutions for Launch of Its Branded Organic Food Products in China
SnackHealthy, Inc. (OTCBB: SNAX) today announced the Company has partnered with Hong Kong based Sterling Food Solutions, Ltd. for the distribution of its organic food products to Asia. SnackHealthy will begin shipping its organic milk, baby formula and yogurt to retailers in Hong Kong, Singapore and China beginning in January of 2014. MarketWire

Carbon Design Systems Strengthens IP Ties With Cadence
Carbon Design Systems® (, the leading supplier of virtual platform and secure model solutions, announced today an expanded partnership agreement with Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ: CDNS) ( for intellectual property (IP) and system model creation. MarketWire

United Fidelity Funding Corp Rolls Out LoanScoreCard QM Findings
LoanScoreCard™, provider of automated underwriting engines and compliance solutions, has been adopted by United Fidelity Funding Corp's (UFF) as the QM solution in their wholesale mortgage banking channel. MarketWire

MEDIA PREDICTS: 2014 -- Making the List: What's Hot & What's Not in Technology
EVENT: MEDIA PREDICTS: 2014, Thursday, December 5, 2013 MarketWire

QSM Teams With LMI to Win DHS Eagle II Contract Vehicle
Quantitative Software Management, Inc. (QSM), a leader in software process improvement and estimation, today announced it has been awarded the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for the Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) contract vehicle under prime contractor LMI. MarketWire

Nestlé CEO attends Consumer Goods Forum talks on deforestation at the White House
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé CEO attends Consumer Goods Forum talks on deforestation at the White House . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseDecember 4, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

BCB Community Bank Supports Local Veterans and Green Energy
BCB Community Bank and Bank of Woodbridge, a Division of BCB Community Bank, has announced the bank is sponsoring a portion of a solar panel installation to be installed on a local Veterans of Foreign Wars post in order to provide clean, renewable energy and financial savings to the post while supporting local veterans. MarketWire

AGM/GNPC-Ghanaian Parliament Ratifies South Deepwater Tano Block Petroleum Agreement
The Parliament of the Republic of Ghana has ratified the Petroleum Agreement among the Government of Ghana, Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), GNPC Exploration and Production Company Limited (Explorco) and AGM Petroleum Ghana Limited, to explore and operate the South Deepwater Tano Block (SDWT), offshore Ghana. MarketWire

Construction Business Professionals Invited to Transform at Maxwell Systems 2014 Annual Conference With Best Practices for Profitable Growth
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of construction software solutions, expert services, and best practices, announced registration is open for its 2014 Annual Conference that will be held April 7-9, 2014 at Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel & Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. MarketWire

Perceptron(R) Technology Enables Best Corvette Ever
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP), a leading global provider of real time, non-contact measurement and inspection solutions, announced that Perceptron has been recognized by the General Motors Company for providing state-of-the-art measurement technology on the new Corvette program. MarketWire

United Surgical Partners International Selects Medline as Preferred Distributor to Reduce Cost and Enhance Quality of Patient Care
MUNDELEIN, IL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - United Surgical Partners International (USPI), a provider of first-class surgical services for the local community and leader in the nation's ambulatory surgery center and short-stay hospital industry, has selected Medline Industries, Inc. as its preferred distribution partner for medical and surgical supplies MarketWire

WebThriftStore Selected to Speak at SXSW Interactive Festival
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - WebThriftStore, a leading online charity fundraising platform, today announced that it has been selected to present during South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive 2014 MarketWire

Viridian Releases New Whitepaper "The National Diabetes Prevention Program: An Evidence-based Program for Employers, Providers, Health Plans and Community Groups to Bend the Trend"
PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Viridian Health Management, a value-driven health improvement company focused on powering performance in population health, today announced the release of a new whitepaper authored by Robert Eric Dinenberg, MD, MPH, chief medical officer of Viridian Health Management. MarketWire

Stevia Corp. Achieves Profitability in 3rd Quarter of 2013
Stevia Corp. (OTCQB: STEV) ("Stevia Corp." or the "Company"), a farm management company focused on the economic development of stevia, the fastest growing product in the alternative sweetener sector, is pleased to announce it has achieved profitability ahead of projections. MarketWire

TAB Bank Provides Energy Services Company in the Southeast With a $2 Million Revolving Credit Facility
TAB Bank is pleased to announce it has provided a $2 million revolving credit facility for an energy services company located in the Southeast that specializes in servicing off-shore and land based drilling companies. The new facility is based on accounts receivable and is made available through a multi-year agreement. MarketWire

Brian Clarke Bottle Design Elevates Premium Craft Spirits Category

Iraqi Airways Signs Firm Purchase Agreement with Options for up to 16 Bombardier CS300 Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace today announced that Iraqi Airways, the national carrier of Iraq, has signed a firm purchase agreement to acquire five CS300 mainline jetliners. The agreement, which also includes options on 11 CS300 aircraft, follows a letter of intent (LOI) to purchase the aircraft that was announced by Bombardier on November 19 during the Dubai Airshow. MarketWire

Day & Zimmermann Awarded Contract With PPL at Susquehanna Nuclear Plant

OmniBiome Therapeutics Inc. Announces Launch of World's First Biotech Company Focused on Preventing Preterm Labor
OmniBiome Therapeutics Inc. announces the launch of the world's first biotech company focused on developing proprietary diagnostic (Dx), medical device and therapeutic (Rx) approaches to either utilize -- or intervene with -- the systemic effects of the vaginal, lactal-duct and oral microbiomes for improving maternal and fetal healthcare MarketWire

Medifocus Inc. Announces Record 294% Increase in Q2/FY 2014 Revenue
Medifocus, Inc. (OTCQX: MDFZF), (TSX VENTURE: MFS) (Medifocus or the Company), a leader in the use of focused microwave energy to treat cancer and other tumors, is pleased to announce its financial results for the three and six month periods of fiscal 2014 ending September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Adriana Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ADI, OTC: ANARF); Target Price U.S. $1.30 / CAD $1.36
Vista Partners announced today that it has initiated coverage on Adriana Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ADI) (PINKSHEETS: ANARF) ("The Company," or "ADI"); with a twelve month target price of U.S. $1.30 / CAD $1.36. Ross Silver, Principal Analyst at Vista Partners, stated, "Of significance when thinking about the Lac Otelnuk Mining Ltd MarketWire

Applied Nanotech Receives Contract From the Northeast Gas Association to Develop Methane Sensor
Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: APNT) announced that it has received a contract from NYSEARCH - Northeast Gas Association (NGA), worth more than $500,000, to fund prototype development of a small, reliable, low-cost methane (natural gas) sensor for residential and industrial applications MarketWire

Hooters Arrives in Rio de Janeiro
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - With its inauguration projected for April 2014, Hooters ( arrives in Rio de Janeiro. The chain's fourth store is the first outside the state of São Paulo. With 690 square-meters, the unit will be installed in the Carrefour Barra project, with a 300-seat capacity MarketWire

SHIFT Communications Promotes Annie Perkins to Vice President
SHIFT Communications, an integrated communications agency with offices in Boston, New York, and San Francisco, has promoted Annie Perkins to Vice President. Perkins, who will now lead the consumer lifestyle practice and healthcare practice in SHIFT's Boston office, has played a crucial role in the agency's growth MarketWire

Yodil Signs Coverys
Yodil, Inc., a provider of business intelligence (BI), data warehousing, reporting and analytics to the insurance industry, has signed Coverys to the Yodil BI Platform, with a particular focus on Yodil's Insurance Data Store (IDS) to integrate enterprise data across multiple regional legacy core insurance systems and their new Accenture policy, billing, and claim systems. MarketWire

INOC Builds Network Operations Center (NOC) for RSNA(R) Annual Meeting in Chicago
INOC, LLC, a 24x7 Network Operations Center (NOC) and global provider of NOC monitoring, reporting and support services, announces the completion of a temporary NOC for the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA®) 2013 Annual Meeting, taking place December 1-6, 2013 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL MarketWire

Simon Scholars Program Celebrates "Decade of Success"
Founded by Newport Beach, Calif.-business entrepreneur and visionary Ronald M. Simon, the Simon Scholars Program selects students from the most challenging life and economic circumstances and gives them the skills, confidence, and financial help to pursue college and become a leader in society MarketWire

Now Available: ivee Sleek, Voice Hub for the Connected Home
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Interactive Voice, a pioneer in voice-controlled electronics, is excited to announce that its newest Internet-connected device, ivee Sleek, is now available for retail purchase, shipping to Staples nationwide this month. MarketWire

Seven Step RPO Survey Shows Corporate America to Blame for "Resume Black Hole"
New research by Seven Step RPO, a leading provider of recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) services, revealed that corporations continue to risk their employment brands to careless online application practices. The "Seven Step RPO Talent Acquisition Survey: Four Mistakes That Talent Acquisition Departments Make That Drive Thousands of Candidates Away," includes insight from 2,512 unique U.S MarketWire

Entertainment Mogul Charles Koppelman Joins Medient
Medient Studios, Inc. (OTCQB: MDNT) ('Medient') announced today that Charles Koppelman, Chairman and CEO of CAK Entertainment Inc., has joined the Company as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. MarketWire

ClearSlide Earns TRUSTe U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Status
ClearSlide, Inc., the leading sales engagement and communication platform, today announced that ClearSlide's global privacy policy adheres to the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from the European Union member countries and Switzerland. MarketWire

Qualstar Announces the Departure of Philip Varley and the Hiring of Louann Negrete
Qualstar Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK), a manufacturer of data storage solutions and high-efficiency power supplies, today announced the departure of Philip Varley, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, and the hiring of Louann Negrete as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

VSP Global, Nation's Largest Vision Benefits Provider, Chooses Mitratech for Matter and Entity Management
Mitratech, the leading provider of enterprise legal management solutions, announced today that VSP Global® (VSP) has chosen the TeamConnect platform to manage its matter management and entity management needs. VSP, the largest provider of vision benefits in the United States, has over 60 million members and 30,000 participating doctors MarketWire

eQuest Set to Produce Popular American Dream Program on Armed Forces Radio Network for U.S. Troops
eQuest announced today that beginning January 2014 it will become an executive producer of the popular Armed Forces Radio Network show, American Dream. The show is listened to by thousands of American soldiers stationed around the globe. MarketWire

LiquidPlanner Releases New Android App
LiquidPlanner, creator of the industry's only priority-based, predictive online project management solution, today announced the release of a new version of its mobile app for the popular Android platform. LiquidPlanner for Android is a fully featured mobile experience that enables LiquidPlanner users to access, update, and collaborate on their plan straight from their Android device MarketWire

Lionel Tracks Offers Fans a Central Terminal for Rail-Related Information
Lionel Trains, the iconic model train company, today unveiled Lionel Tracks, a web-based destination that aggregates content celebrating all things locomotive. Lionel Tracks identifies and curates train-related content across many categories from history and modeling updates to rail culture, old and new. MarketWire

Computerworld's 2014 Premier 100 Awards Acknowledges Reinvention & IT Leadership
IDG's Computerworld -- the leading IT media brand dedicated to providing insight into enterprise innovation from core to edge technologies -- reveals the 2014 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders honorees, who will be recognized during the 15th annual Premier 100 IT Leadership Conference, co-produced by the CIO Executive Council MarketWire

NuVasive(R) Announces Appointment of Gregory T. Lucier to the NuVasive Board of Directors
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that Gregory T. Lucier has been named to the NuVasive Board of Directors MarketWire

2Forecast Launches Cloud-Based Project Job Cost Forecasting Software
Today 2Forecast has announced the release of its self-titled cloud-based forecasting software, offering users the unique ability to observe and respond to project portfolio job cost adjustments as they occur. MarketWire

Fortinet and Willis College to Expand Partnership to Create New Cyber-Security Jobs in Ottawa
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a global leader in high-performance network security -- today announced that it would extend its relationship with Willis College of Business, Technology and Healthcare in Ottawa (Ontario, Canada) in order to train future employees. MarketWire

American Power Group's CFO to Present at The Benchmark Company Micro Cap Discovery Investor Conference on December 11, 2013
American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) announced today that Chuck Coppa, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in The Benchmark Company Micro Cap Discovery Investor Conference at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel in Chicago, IL. Mr. Coppa will be available for one-on-one meetings with the investment community on Wednesday, December 11th MarketWire

Record Diabetes Cases Highlight Need for Nuvilex Treatment
In a newly released article, Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and micro cap sectors, notes that while there are a number of treatments to help cope with diabetes, the new technology platform acquired by Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX) may prove to be one of the breakthrough treatments in the space in the coming years. MarketWire

Restaurant Sciences: Family Dining and Quick Service Wine Sales Soar Despite Overall Softness in On-Premise Sales
Restaurant Sciences LLC, an independent firm that closely tracks food and beverage product sales throughout the foodservice industry in North America, today reported that the sales of on-premise wine fell 2.6 percent from May 2013 to October 2013, compared to the same timeframe in 2012 MarketWire

Life is good Grows eCommerce Revenue Across Key Online Marketplaces With Mercent Retail(TM)
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today that Life is good (www.lifeisgood MarketWire

Real Intent Achieves 60-Percent Business Growth for Fiscal Year 2013; Outperforms Verification Industry at Large by More Than 10X
SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Real Intent, Inc. today announced it achieved 60-percent business growth for its fiscal year ending Oct. 31, 2013 -- significantly outpacing growth of the IC verification industry at large; it also reported that more than 35-percent of its sales came from new customers drawn from entrenched verification companies MarketWire

Ephox Named to EContent 100 List of Companies That Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry
PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Ephox (, the software company that helps web content authors write, edit and publish compelling digital content via its EditLive! WYSIWYG rich text editor has been named for the second consecutive year to the 2013 EContent 100 List of Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Begins Drilling at Kirkpatrick Lake
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(OTCQX: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") announces that it has commenced operations on a new development oil well on its 100% owned and operated Kirkpatrick Lake property in Central Alberta. The new development oil well will be drilled to an approximate depth of 1,400 meters into the Ellerslie formation MarketWire

Quaterra Acquires Key Land Covering the Bear Deposit in the Yerington Copper District, Nevada
Quaterra Resources Inc. (the Company) (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE MKT: QMM) announces that it now has four option agreements in place covering 1,305 acres (2.04 square miles) of private land north and east of the Yerington Mine Site overlying part of the Bear copper deposit. Under the terms of the agreements, Quaterra has exclusive rights to explore these parcels with an option to purchase MarketWire

Portland Trail Blazers Fans Score Big With the NeuLion Sports Platform
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, and the Portland Trail Blazers have launched a new interactive digital service that gives Trail Blazers fans who live outside the cable TV broadcast region the ability to watch their favorite team play online via Trail Blazers Live. MarketWire

Fun for the Holidays: Mystery Rewards Each Day at Casino Tropez
Surprise! Christmas is Coming Early This Year at Casino Tropez MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences Signs Three New Customers in Military Electronics Anti-Counterfeiting Program
Applied DNA Sciences (OTCQB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, today announced the signing of three new customers who will be using SigNature® DNA to mark electronics supplied to the US Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) MarketWire

Northpointe Inc. and MHS Deliver Next-Generation Advances in Automated Risk/Needs Assessments
Northpointe Inc. announced today that the company has reached an agreement with Multi-Health Systems (MHS) and is launching an alternate automation of their Level of Service (LS) instruments into the current Northpointe software suite. MHS is the publisher of LS assessments, which includes the Case Management Inventory (CMI). MarketWire

Huawei Joins HomeGrid Forum as Contributor Member
News highlights: Huawei, a global leader in information and communications technology joins HomeGrid Forum As a Contributor, Huawei will join other thought-leaders in HomeGrid Forum, participating in working groups defining the future of the technology, and promoting Huawei's membership underscores the maturity of G MarketWire

Mindpix (MPIX) to Attend 18th Annual Aspen Live
Mindpix Corporation (OTC Pink: MPIX) ("Mindpix" or the "Company"), a technology driven media services and entertainment company focused on owning, creating or managing multi-platform music/entertainment, sports and U.S MarketWire

MarketLive Holiday Shopping Index Highlights 50% Revenue Growth From Thanksgiving Through Cyber Monday
MarketLive, the leading Total Commerce platform for high-growth merchants, today revealed early holiday retail performance across its customer base. MarketLive's customers soundly beat industry records for the five day period from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday. MarketWire

Centrify Server Suite Achieves Common Criteria Certification
Centrify Corporation, the leader in Unified Identity Services across data center, cloud and mobile, today announced that its Centrify Server Suite has achieved Common Criteria certification, successfully passing a rigorous evaluation process that includes independent analysis and testing of Centrify Server Suite to validate its security aspects for customers MarketWire

AppDynamics New San Francisco Headquarters Reflects Rapid Growth, Enhances Employee Experience and Captures Spirit of SoMa Tech Community
AppDynamics, Inc. (AppDynamics), the next-generation application performance management (APM) solution that simplifies the management of complex applications, today announced the grand opening of its new San Francisco headquarters MarketWire

VVA Manages Practising Law Institute's Relocation in Midtown Manhattan
Practising Law Institute (PLI), the nation's largest provider of continuing legal education, has relocated to a new home in Midtown Manhattan. VVA Project Managers & Consultants provided overall Project Management services for this extensive build out and relocation of PLI's new high-tech conference center. MarketWire

Atlas Workshops Announce Diverse Summer 2014 Slate of International Research Trips for Students
Atlas Workshops Inc. of Cambridge, Mass., is offering six highly unique short-term international research trips during the summer of 2014 -- trips of a lifetime for high school students who are interested in meaningful engagement with the global community MarketWire

Spil Games Investing $5 Million in HTML5 Game Developers
Today Spil Games, a global leader in online gaming, announces it is committing $5 million in 2014 for developers to create HTML5 games. The earmarked funds will provide developers with financial support to port existing games to HTML5, as well as to create new games and game elements MarketWire

LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. Announces First Line Extension With Entry Into Probiotics Category
LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. (OTCQB: LVVV) CEO Bill Hodson today announced the entry into the probiotics category in 2014. LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc., maker of the ultimate energy chew has created its first functional chew line extension to capitalize on the growing immune-health industry, Probiotics by LiveWire MarketWire

Is a Tummy Tuck Right for Me? Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Discusses Importance of Consultations
For patients considering tummy tuck surgery, what many may not realize is that the success of the procedure largely depends on how well a person may be suited for it MarketWire

Melissa Data Announces Move Update Function in Listware for Excel
Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced a new Move Update function for its Listware for Excel, a simple to use data enrichment tool that integrates directly into Microsoft® Excel®. The Move Update option is Melissa Data's proprietary change-of-address service, providing access to millions of U.S MarketWire

HASCO Medical, Inc. Receives Orders for $2.5 Million of Wheelchair Accessible Taxicabs
HASCO Medical, Inc. (OTCQB: HASC),, a Company that conducts sales of handicap accessible vans, parts, service and rental operations in eighteen locations from Maine to Florida and sales of medical equipment and supplies in Florida, today announced receiving orders for approximately 80 wheelchair accessible taxi cabs to be deployed in the New York City market. MarketWire

V7 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones and Speakers Deliver High-End Audio, With Convenient Hands-Free Listening and Calling
V7, a global provider of premier computer accessories worldwide and wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), today unveiled its V7 series of Bluetooth wireless headphones and speakers, offering consumers high-end audio performance, and long-range Bluetooth wireless connectivity MarketWire

Vizstar, Inc. Announces Is Selling and Shipping Kimberly Parry's USDA Certified Organic Product Line
Vizstar, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIZS) announces is selling and shipping Kimberly Parry's USDA Certified Organic Product Line. MarketWire

Berkeley Research Group Experts Recognized in the International Who's Who of International Arbitration 2014
Five experts from global expert services and consulting firm Berkeley Research Group received recognition in the International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration 2014: MarketWire

Daybreak Announces Successful Completion of Two Oil Wells at Its California East Slopes Oil Project
Daybreak Oil and Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: DBRM) ("Daybreak" or the "Company"), a Washington corporation, is pleased to announce the production results from its fall drilling program at the East Slopes Project located in Kern County, California. The Bear #8 well has been successfully completed and is producing an average of 22 barrels of oil per day (seven barrels of oil net to the Company) MarketWire

Eyes on the Go October Traffic Increases 740% From Prior Month -- Signs S.O.B.'s, the Leading Latin Music Venue in NYC
Eyes on the Go, Inc. (OTCQB: AXCG) ("Eyes"), a virtual broadcasting company providing live and recorded content from top New York City nightlife venues, announced the addition of S.O.B.'s into its network. S.O.B.'s, a world renowned music venue featuring leading Latin and Urban artists, will add significant content to the Eyes on the Go network, MarketWire

InterPark, LLC, Completes Purchase of 300 E. Pratt in Downtown Baltimore; Enlists Cushman & Wakefield to Select Development Partner for Premier Site in Baltimore's Inner Harbor
InterPark, LLC, North America's leader in developing and managing parking facilities, has completed its purchase of 300 E. Pratt in downtown Baltimore, which represents the best remaining developable parcel of open land in Baltimore's Inner Harbor MarketWire

INetU Managed Hosting Keeps The Systems Group Up and Running During Major Disaster
INetU Managed Hosting, a leading global provider of managed Cloud and dedicated hosting for mission-critical applications, today announced a managed hosting partnership with The Systems Group, an internationally recognized broadcast systems design, integration and engineering firm MarketWire

SUTIMCo Provides Corporate Update
SUTIMCo International, Inc. (OTC Pink: SUTI) a multi-project business accelerator company, is pleased to provide third quarter financial and operating results and an update regarding business operations. MarketWire

Are BOTOX Cosmetic Procedures Different for Men? San Diego Dermatologist Explains
Dr. Deborah H. Atkin, a board-certified San Diego dermatologist, uses BOTOX® Cosmetic to help ease the hyperactive expression lines along her patients' facial features that lead to both fine lines and deep-set wrinkles MarketWire

Las Vegas Plastic Surgeons Restore Youthful Appearance With Eyelid Surgery
Since a person's eyes are a focal point of the face -- and because the areas around the eye are prone to show signs of aging faster than others -- Las Vegas plastic surgeons W. Tracy Hankins, MD and Dr. Samuel Sohn consider blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) one of the best ways to restore a youthful appearance. Drs MarketWire

New Digital Voice of the Customer Technology From IntelliResponse Wins Best in Biz Award
IntelliResponse, the leading provider of virtual agent technology for the enterprise, has been named a bronze winner in the Most Innovative Product of the Year category in Best in Biz Awards 2013, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. MarketWire

ACI Study Finds Retransmission Consent Will Discourage Broadcasters From Spectrum Auctions
A new study by the American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research (ACI) finds that regulations put in place over twenty years ago to protect TV broadcast stations from eroding market share will now have a devastating impact on wireless consumers MarketWire

Lantronix Announces Global M2M Innovations Design Contest for Embedded Networking Product Families
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of smart networking and communications solutions for machine-to-machine (M2M) applications, today announced the launch and open registration for its first annual Global M2M Innovations Design Contest MarketWire

TwinStrata Unveils Its 2014 Cloud Storage Predictions
TwinStrata, an innovator in cloud-integrated storage solutions, unveiled today its 2014 predictions for cloud storage. In the wake of 2013's highs (majority of businesses storing data in cloud) and lows (cloud outages and shutdowns), 2014 will mix old with new as organizations and cloud service providers alike mature their use of this technology within the context of their broader environments. MarketWire

Robert Border Named Chief Information Officer at SGK
SGK (NYSE: SGK), formerly marketed as Schawk, Inc., a leading global brand development, activation and deployment company that drives brand performance, announced today that it has appointed Robert Border as chief information officer. MarketWire

DIY From Brit Morin & PetSmart Charities(R) Help Give Adopted Pets a Happy Home for the Holidays
Don't forget your best friend this holiday season. Even those with four legs deserve a special gift under the tree. Nonprofit PetSmart Charities is teaming up with do-it-yourself expert Brit Morin to showcase easy and fun projects to celebrate your adopted pet this holiday season MarketWire

Vitamin Blue Receives First Order From a Company Owned by Mark Cuban, and Featured on Shark Tank, Tower Paddle Boards
Vitamin Blue, Inc. (OTCQB: VTMB) is pleased to announced that it has received its first order from a company owned by Mark Cuban, and featured on Shank Tank. CEO Frank Ornelas comments, "This is a historic day for Vitamin Blue as we begin working with the premier direct manufacturer SUP company. As Mark Cuban states on the www.towerpaddleboards MarketWire

Morpho Awarded Explosives Detection System Contract With Maximum Value of $133M
Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, Inc., today announced it has received a five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for its reduced-size CTX 5800™ explosives detection system (EDS) with a maximum value of $133 million. MarketWire

Ideal Power Inc. Announces Exercise of Underwriters' Over-Allotment Option
Ideal Power Inc. (NASDAQ: IPWR) today announced that the underwriters for its initial public offering exercised their entire over-allotment option to purchase an additional 450,000 shares of the Company's common stock. MarketWire

Vello Systems Names New VP - Engineering and VP - Marketing
Vello Systems, a leading provider of open, converged networking and software solutions and charter member of the Open Networking Foundation, today announced two recent additions to the senior management team: Alan McKee, VP - Engineering and Jeff Paine, VP - Marketing. MarketWire

WindSim AS Launches Powerful GCV Solver Solution Enabling Cutting Edge Technology Solution to Customers Worldwide
WindSim AS, a pioneer and leading provider of CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) technology used to optimize wind turbine placement, wind performance, and bankable AEP, announced the launch of the enhanced GCV solver solution. Results from the use of this advanced technology show maximized wind farm performance; minimized risk, downtime and maintenance cost MarketWire

TASER Announces Multiple Significant Weapons Deployments
TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple orders of its TASER® brand next generation Smart Weapons. These orders were received and shipped in the fourth quarter 2013. MarketWire

ObamaCare Incentive Program 'Misstep' to Shift Healthcare Costs to Poor & Minorities While Financially Penalizing Overweight Employees En Masse
HealthyWage (www.HealthyWage MarketWire

Swedish National Debt Office forms Scientific Advisory Council
The Debt Office is focusing on strengthening the analytical capacity. The newly formed Scientific Advisory Council consists of three members and its main role is to advise the executive management. GlobeNewswire

Cytokinetics to Present Data Related to Skeletal Muscle Activators at Conference of Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders
South San Francisco, CA, December 4, 2013 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) announced today that two presentations, relating to its fast skeletal muscle troponin activators, are scheduled to be presented at the 7th International Conference of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders from December 9-11, 2013 in Kobe, Japan. GlobeNewswire

Holland, Mich. Woman Wins National Disability Institute's My American Dream Video Contest
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 03, 2013) - Lucia Rios of Holland, Mich MarketWire

Who Is J.Wright
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - December 03, 2013) - Multi-talented singer, songwriter, producer and J. Wright has selected Sassy Public Relations for representation. The young Davenport, Iowa performer reached commercial success with the R&B album closer to my dreams & closer to my dreams 2.0 MarketWire

Uptown Network Uses Mobile Tablets to Empower, Not Replace Restaurant Staff
NAPLES, FL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - Uptown Network today announced that it has been working on a revolutionary training capability for the hospitality industry. This new mobile product can reduce training expenses by over 80% and dramatically improve customer service. This product extension integrates with Uptown Network's digital wine list and menu MarketWire

Global & Balik Kampung Emergency Assistance Services Now Available to Malaysian Employees
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA--(Marketwired - December 03, 2013) - Global & Balik Kampung Emergency Services now available in Malaysia with just a simple phone call! MarketWire

WABCO Begins to Supply IVECO Trucks with Newest Anti-Lock Braking System Integrated with Breakthrough Electronic Stability Control ESCsmart; Marks Industry's First Series Production
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto MarketWire

Spin Games LLC Receives Regulatory Transactional Waiver for the ROC(TM) Remote Gaming System (RGS) and Nine HTML5 Games
Spin Games LLC, a rising gaming technology and content provider in the global slot and interactive markets, announced today that they received a regulatory transactional waiver to conduct business in the state of New Jersey. Further, in conjunction with KGM Gaming, the Spin Games Remote Gaming Server (RGS) along with 9 new HTML interactive games received approval for field trial. MarketWire

Texas Rare Earth Resources Reports Robust Economics for New Round Top Preliminary Economic Assessment
Texas Rare Earth Resources Corp (OTCQX: TRER), a heavy rare earths exploration company, is pleased to report highlights of the strong results of the updated NI 43-101 Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) completed by Gustavson Associates of Lakewood, Colorado regarding the Round Top Project in Sierra Blanca, Texas MarketWire

Mass Hysteria Entertainment Signs Joint Venture to Launch Live Event Company
Mass Hysteria Entertainment Company, Inc. (OTCQB: MHYS) announces the launch of a new joint venture with entertainment networking company 22 Social Club Productions Inc., for the production of live events and the development of film and broadcast content. The new joint venture will operate under Hysteria Productions, Inc MarketWire

MuniAxis Open for Trades on December 12, 2013
Lebenthal & Co., LLC (member FINRA, MSRB and SIPC) announces commencement of trading on the first live auction municipal bond trading platform: MuniAxis (, starting at 9AM (EST), Thursday, December 12 MarketWire

NCSBN Reaches Milestone of Distributing More Than 1 Million Brochures
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has distributed more than 1 million outreach brochures free of charge to both the nursing community and the public at large MarketWire

Industry Ventures Closes Oversubscribed $425 Million Secondary Fund and $200 Million Special Opportunities Fund
Industry Ventures LLC, a leading investment firm for venture capital, today announced the closing of Industry Ventures Secondary VII, a $425 million secondary fund focused on providing liquidity alternatives for venture capital investments. Additionally, the firm closed a $200 million Special Opportunities Fund which enables the firm to invest in larger transactions MarketWire

Home Improvement Tips for the Holidays From The Money Pit
The holiday season means guests, parties and a lot more time spent indoors. "Before the calendar gets hectic, a few simple home improvement tips can add style, convenience and security," says Tom Kraeutler, home improvement expert and syndicated radio show host of The Money Pit. "They'll not only make you more ready for holidays, but also provide enjoyment and ease throughout the year ahead." MarketWire

SEB: Investment Outlook: Market hopes will require some evidence
World economic growth is poised to accelerate, but this will happen slowly and right now market hopes are ahead of the evidence in many cases. To some extent, stock markets are celebrating victory too early. GlobeNewswire

The Medicines Company Acquires Rempex Pharmaceuticals
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) today announced that it has acquired Rempex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a company with multiple potential new therapies focused on multi-drug resistant gram-negative bacteria. MarketWire

Xcite Energy Limited: Re-filing of annual financial statements

Non-Profit EducationSuperHighway Launches Comprehensive National Effort to Upgrade the Internet Access in America's Public Schools
EducationSuperHighway, the nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing high speed broadband to the nation's K-12 public schools, today announced that it is launching a comprehensive national effort to upgrade America's schools MarketWire

iPass Releases 2013 Wi-Fi Cost Index
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobile services for enterprises and telecom service providers, today released the iPass Wi-Fi Cost Index, which outlines the impact of unchecked mobile data roaming costs for North American and European business travelers MarketWire

Governing December Issue Features 2013 Public Officials of the Year
Governing Magazine's December issue features profiles of the nine men and women in state and local government recognized as Governing's 2013 Public Officials of the Year. MarketWire

Tiger Oil Announces Joint Venture on Three Wells in Cowley County, KS
Tiger Oil and Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: TGRO) is a dynamic young Oil and Gas exploration company based in the heartland of America's energy production. Tiger has entered into negotiations with Toto Energy LLC, 25815 Oak Ridge Drive, Spring, Texas 77380 to joint venture in the drilling of up to three oil and gas wells in Cowley County, Kansas. Tiger would earn up to 30% working interest and an 81 MarketWire

Abiquo and CohesiveFT Offer Software Defined Networking to Expand Cloud Platform's Flexibility and Security
Abiquo, a leading cloud management platform vendor, has announced the addition of CohesiveFT's VNS3 Software Defined Networking (SDN) product to its cloud solution portfolio MarketWire

ThyssenKrupp Plant in Alabama Sold to ArcelorMittal/Nippon Steel Joint Venture, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- It's final: ThyssenKrupp Steel Americas LLC has sold its steel complex in Calvert, Alabama, to ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT) (Luxembourg, Luxembourg) and Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) (Tokyo, Japan), in what will be a 50:50 joint venture partnership, for $1.55 billion. The complex has a total annual capacity of 5 MarketWire

SCOOP and STACK Are Hot New Plays for Oklahoma Oil & Gas Drilling, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In the ongoing effort to uncover the "next big thing" in Oil & Gas exploration, some companies are investing heavily in two unconventional plays in Oklahoma: SCOOP and STACK MarketWire

Mattson Introduces a New Etch System Addressing the Demands of Advanced Semiconductor Technologies and Increasing Its Market Presence in Etch
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today introduced its paradigmE XP, next-generation etch system MarketWire

Echo360 Helps Students at Ruhr University Bochum Graduate on Time
Echo360, the global leader in active and distance learning solutions, today announced that Ruhr University Bochum is using its technology to help students manage double credit course schedules. The University has engaged in a three-year contract that provides active learning technology in 14 classrooms, making it one of the largest installations of capture technology in Germany. MarketWire

WildTangent Games to Bring Free Mobile Gaming to EE's Millions of Subscribers
Today WildTangent ( announced the launch of its games service for selected smartphones on the UK's largest mobile network, EE (, through an agreement with mobile technology company, INFOMEDIA ( MarketWire

Huttig Building Products, Inc. Announces NASDAQ Listing
Huttig Building Products, Inc., a leading domestic distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products, today announced that its common stock has been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market (NASDAQ) exchange. Its shares are expected to begin trading on NASDAQ on December 9, 2013 under the symbol "HBP" MarketWire

Gridstore Closes $11 Million Series B Funding Round
Gridstore™, the leader in optimized storage for Windows Server with Hyper-V that accelerates application I/O up to 500%, today announced that it has closed its Series B funding round MarketWire

Great Western Minerals Announces Option and Joint Venture With Star Minerals on Hoidas Lake Project
Great Western Minerals Group Ltd. ("GWMG" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: GWG) (OTCQX: GWMGF), a leader in the manufacture and supply of rare earth element-based metals and metal alloys and holder of a low cost, high-grade critical rare earth asset (the "Steenkampskraal Project" or "SKK"), announced today that it entered into an option and joint venture agreement with Star Minerals Group Ltd MarketWire

BMO's Lloyd George Management Launches Asian Growth and Income Strategy for Global Investors
Lloyd George Management (LGM), a part of BMO Global Asset Management and a long-time investor in Asian and Global Emerging Markets (GEM), has just launched its Asian Growth and Income strategy. This follows the success of the firm's GEM Growth and Income and Frontier Markets strategies. MarketWire

Novasoft Deploys Exalt Systems to Expand Network in Southern Spain
Exalt Communications, Inc., the leading innovator of next-generation packet microwave backhaul systems, today announced that Novasoft, a leading wireless Internet service provider headquartered in Malaga, Spain, has deployed Exalt microwave backhaul systems to expand its network to reach thousands of business and residential customers located far away from fiber POPs MarketWire

Picturepark Regional Clouds to Provide Local SaaS DAM Worldwide
Picturepark partners can now provide Cloud-based digital asset management (DAM) services to customers in their regions, extending the benefits of enterprise-class Cloud DAM to more organizations MarketWire

Real Estate: Should You Rent or Buy in 2014?
As 2013 draws to a close, it's fairly clear that the real estate market has gained strength: home sales are up, prices have firmed, foreclosures are down and mortgage rates remain close to record lows. MarketWire

Consumers Buying Online Value Stress-Free, On-Time Delivery Says GT Nexus Survey
Current consumer behavior indicates that most of us are more concerned with how well retailers are able to deliver goods according to our preferences than we are about ordering via social media channels MarketWire

Wärtsilä launches 2-speed marine gearbox to significantly reduce fuel consumption
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 4 December 2013 at 1.45 pm EET GlobeNewswire

Outotec completes employee cooperation negotiations in Finland

I.M. Skaugen SE: Completion of agreed sale and receipt of agreed purchase price from the sale of 50% of the shares in Shenghui Gas and Chemical System in China.
After agreeing terms and signing a binding equity transfer agreement in early November as well as receiving a non-refundable down payment, the buyer Liangzhong Investment Co. Ltd, China has now arranged its financing and managed to pay the agreed RMB259 mill. or abt USD 42 mill  in full GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE: Three-year contract for Safe Lancia in Mexico
Cotemar group has awarded Safe Lancia a three-year bareboat contract ending in December 2016. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec executes sale of own shares held in treasury and raises EUR 74 million in equity

Novartis to highlight long-term data, innovative pipeline for patients with hematologic diseases and breast cancer at ASH and SABCS
Novartis International AG /Novartis to highlight long-term data, innovative pipeline for patients with hematologic diseases and breast cancer at ASH and SABCS . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions: Focus on Quality of Operations, Returns Paying Off
4 December 2013 - Aker Solutions' increased attention to operations and return on equity is starting to pay off after a challenging start to the year. GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS launches new strategy, upgrades margin target and sets new growth goals while introducing cash flow target
Strategy 2014 - 2016: sustainable growth | performance | collaboration GlobeNewswire

Galapagos reports positive Phase 1 results for GLPG1205
Mechelen, Belgium; 4 December 2013 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that GLPG1205, a first-in-class molecule for inflammatory disorders, has demonstrated target engagement, a good safety profile, and favorable drug properties in a Phase 1 study.Galapagos is developing GLPG1205 within its alliance with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV. GlobeNewswire

inexio and Axians Deploy ADVA 100G Metro for Rapid Regional Bandwidth Growth
ADVA Optical Networking SE /inexio and Axians Deploy ADVA 100G Metro for Rapid Regional Bandwidth Growth . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Solvay provides additional 2012 and 2013 quarterly restated financial information
Brussels, December 4th  2013 --- Solvay today published quarterly unaudited restated financial information for the first nine months of 2013 and the full year 2012 taking into account European Chlorovinyls' discontinued operations. GlobeNewswire

Terms for exchanges to government bond 1058
The Swedish National Debt Office introduces a new government bond SGB 1058 X% 12 May 2025. The auction details and the coupon will be published on Wednesday 22 January 2014 at 16.20. GlobeNewswire

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