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SDRL - Disclosure regarding Archer Limited
Seadrill Limited ("Seadrill", OSE:SDRL)has today been allocated 82,003,000 shares in the private placement ofArcherLimited (the "Company", OSE: ARCHER). The shares were acquired at priceUS$1.20per share. Furthermore, Seadrill will receive 2,811,793 shares in Archerascompensation for underwriting parts of the private placement MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Appoints Jaco Zijlstra as Head of Global Product Development
New role to enhancetechnological innovation and integration across WoltersKluwer's products worldwide MarketWire

Gartner Positions Oracle in Leaders Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Metso strengthens its Automation service capabilities in Thailand
Metso Corporation's press release on February 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. localtime Metso has opened a new Automation service center in Ratchaburi, Thailand.Theservice center supports Metso's strategy to grow its Automation businessglobally and strengthens Metso's service capabilities in Thailand MarketWire

Ericsson and Gemalto simplify m2m adoption

SDRL - Completion of the US$2.9 billion sale agreement with SapuraKencana
We refer to the press release datedNovember 5, 2012, which announced the transaction to integrate SeadrillLimited's ("Seadrill") tender rig division into SapuraKencana PetroleumBerhad("SapuraKencana"). MarketWire

Reliance Communications and Ericsson sign USD 1 billion managed services contract for wireline and wireless networks for North and West India

HORN to Handle Lonza's Animal Nutrition Ingredients
LA MIRADA, CA--(Marketwire - February 11, 2013) - HORN, a leading specialty ingredient distributor, has announced that effective immediately, their Animal Wellness business unit will offer Lonza's Animal Nutrition product lines MarketWire

Dynamix Introduces Transparent Premium Video Network to Its Digital Video Technology Suite
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - February 11, 2013) - Dynamix (, following the recent launch of STREAMx, its new dynamic video creative platform, today announced the availability of its premium video network as part of its online video technology suite MarketWire

Daniel S. Romero Recognized as a Top Financial Advisor by LPL Financial
Daniel S. Romero, CFP®, an independent financial advisor at Romero & Levin Wealth Management, Inc. in Santa Ana, CA today announced that he was recognized as a top financial advisor and named to the LPL Financial Patriot's Club MarketWire

Vineyard to Celebrate Model Grand Opening Next Month
Buyers who want a new home in Pittsburg will find everything on their wish list when William Lyon Homes celebrates the March grand opening of Vineyard at Vista del Mar. The finishing touches are being made in anticipation of the model home debut for this single-family neighborhood, where pre-sales are currently underway at prices starting from the low $400,000s MarketWire

William Lyon Homes' Models Are Now Open at The Rows Neighborhood at Coyote Creek in Milpitas
Buyers who want a bright new home in the South Bay should visit The Rows in Coyote Creek, where the models are now open. Get up close and personal with modern townhomes that offer three levels of living space to discover a favorite design and imagine the future in this vibrant Milpitas community adjacent to one of the bustling Cisco Campuses MarketWire Announces the Addition of Cosmetics 27, the nation's leading e-commerce specialty retailer providing scientifically sound solutions for healing and maintaining healthy skin, has added Cosmetics 27 to its assortment of premium products. MarketWire

Krusteaz(R) Honors Loyal Customer With Surprise Pancake Breakfast
The team at Krusteaz® was so moved by a recent letter from a loyal customer that they hosted a special surprise party for the man who wrote it, 86-year-old Harold Sorensen of Santa Ana, Calif. The Krusteaz bread Sorensen baked each week was one of the only foods his wife could eat as he nursed her through cancer treatment MarketWire

Grantham University and Defense Acquisition University Renew Partnership
Grantham University and the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today, which will provide DAU students with the opportunity to apply academic transfer credit for approved courses directly to Grantham University's online degree programs. MarketWire

Analysts International Corporation to Hold Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2012 Conference Call on Friday, February 22
Analysts International Corporation (AIC) (NASDAQ: ANLY), an information technology services company, today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 financial results on Thursday, February 21, 2013, following the close of the market. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss its financial results on Friday, February 22, 2013, at 10 a.m. CT. MarketWire

Day & Zimmermann Opens Engineering Office in Wilmington, Delaware
Day & Zimmermann announced today that it has opened an engineering office in Wilmington, DE. With this expansion the firm continues to broaden its already significant national footprint. The addition of the Wilmington office gives Day & Zimmermann's Engineering, Construction and Maintenance group 10 U.S MarketWire

Overhill Farms to Issue First Quarter Results February 13, 2013, and to Hold Conference Call February 14
Overhill Farms, Inc. (NYSE MKT: OFI) today announced that the Company anticipates announcing first quarter 2013 results on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. MarketWire

Blackfoot Completes Acquisitions, Welcomes New Employees, Continues Growth as Regional Tech Leader
Blackfoot Telecommunications Group (Blackfoot), a leading telecommunications provider based in Missoula, announced it has completed the acquisitions of both Cutthroat Communications (Cutthroat), a Montana-based provider offering wireless and fiber optic technologies, as well as Fremont Telcom Co. and Fretel Communications, LLC MarketWire

Con-way Freight's James "Jackpot" Sutfin Reaches Three Million Consecutive Accident-Free Miles
Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that professional driver sales representative James "Jackpot" Sutfin surpassed the career milestone of three million consecutive, accident-free miles. Sutfin, a long-time resident of Las Vegas, is the first of Con-way's 15,000 drivers nationwide to reach this safe-driving achievement. MarketWire

Tax Season Increases Printing Costs for Businesses
While the New Year creates opportunities to start new resolutions, marketing plans and budgets, it also marks the start of tax season. For business owners, accountants and tax preparers that also means more paperwork and printing. MarketWire

Golden Star Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2012 Earnings Release Date for March 4, 2013
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE MKT: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it will be reporting its fourth quarter and full-year 2012 audited Financial Statements ("Financials") along with its Management Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") for the period ended December 31, 2012 on March 4, 2013 after market close. MarketWire

Steven W. Kohlhagen Elected to Freddie Mac Board of Directors
Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today announced that Steven W. Kohlhagen, Ph.D., a veteran executive in the financial services and investment industries, was elected to serve as a director on the company's board. Kohlhagen, 65, brings over three decades of experience to the board and will serve on the Business and Risk Committee and the Compensation Committee. MarketWire

DryShips Inc. Announces Public Offering of Its Ocean Rig Shares
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), or the Company, an international provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc MarketWire

Denver-Based Arthouse Design Chosen to Develop Wayfinding System, Environmental Graphics and Building Signage Program for the New York-Based Golisano Children's Hospital
Arthouse Design (www.arthousedenver MarketWire

New Public-Private Partnership to Boost Plastic Film Recycling in Wisconsin
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and two national business groups have announced a first-of its-kind, state led-partnership to expand the recycling of flexible film packaging MarketWire

TMS NeuroHealth Centers Opens a New Location
TMS NeuroHealth Centers opens a second center in Bethesda, Maryland, enabling TMS NeuroHealth to work seamlessly with healthcare providers to provide the highest quality of care for patients in the Washington DC Metro area. "I am excited to be working with TMS NeuroHealth to bring TMS treatments to those suffering from Major Depressive Disorder MarketWire

February Is "Gum Disease Awareness Month"
February has officially been declared "Gum Disease Awareness Month" in an effort to draw public attention to the dangers and widespread nature of the disease. Gum disease is one of the most common diseases in the United States -- more prevalent than cancer, heart disease, even arthritis! The consequences can be serious, but the condition can be treated in every patient MarketWire

IMNG: iMing Corp Receives Business Proposal From The Award Winning Mobility Company in India
iMing Corp. (PINKSHEETS: IMNG) announced today that the company has received a business proposal from the Award winning Mobility Company of India. Ranked top 50 in Deloitte Technology fast 50 India 2012 and Awarded fastest growing company in Asia Pacific top 500 by Deloitte MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Public Offering of Its Shares by DryShips Inc.
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) (the "Company" or "Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) is offering to sell 5,000,000 Ocean Rig common shares in an underwritten public offering pursuant to Ocean Rig's effective shelf registration statement on Form F-3ASR filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission MarketWire

MSP and MCN Announce Auditing Appointment
Madison Asset Management has announced the appointment of the independent registered public accounting firm, Deloitte & Touche LLP, for the two closed-end funds it manages, both of which use covered call strategies: Madison Covered Call and Equity Strategy Fund (NYSE: MCN) and Madison Strategic Sector Premium Fund (NYSE: MSP) MarketWire

Parvus Ruggedized Cisco IOS-Managed Switch Successfully Completes MIL-STD Certifications for MIL-STD-810G and MIL-STD-461F
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus Corporation announces that the DuraNET 3000, a ruggedized version of Cisco Systems' IE-3000 industrial Ethernet switch has successfully completed military standard qualification testing to extreme MIL-STD-810G environmental conditions, MIL-STD-461F electromagnetic interference/compatibility (EMI/EMC), and MIL-STD-1275/704 power requirements MarketWire

DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) Confirms Negotiation to Sell CIGS Solar Technology Line and Patents to PacWest Equities, Inc. (PWEI)
DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) confirms today that it is negotiating the potential sale of its CIGS solar technology, equipment and patent library with PacWest (PWEI). The deal is subject to completion of Due Diligence, which has been on-going since December 2012, and the DayStar Board approval of this transaction. MarketWire

King & Spalding Advises Freeport LNG in 20-Year Liquefaction Tolling Agreement With BP Energy
King & Spalding advised Freeport LNG Expansion, L.P. in the company's binding 20-year liquefaction tolling agreement with an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of BP p.l.c., covering 50 percent of the production capacity from the initial two trains of Freeport LNG's natural gas liquefaction and LNG (liquefied natural gas) loading facility on Quintana Island near Freeport, Texas. MarketWire

Sales Tax Increase Would Kill Retail Jobs and Deal Serious Setback to Michigan's Recovery
A general sales tax increase to fund road repairs would be devastating to Michigan's retail industry and deliver a serious blow to the state's economic recovery, Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) President and CEO James P. Hallan said today. MarketWire

Healthy Hair Treatments to Repair Winter Damage: Prepare Hair for Spring 2013
Although the weather is finally warming up, winter's damaging effects on hair may still be lingering. Need some help fully reviving dry locks or flaky scalp? The latest article by Spring 2013 Hair Treatments for Winter Damage provides a thorough guide to getting hair back into top shape for spring, with reparative treatments and foolproof solutions for every hair type. MarketWire

Mattersight Announces Agreement to Apply Advanced Analytics to Digital Interview Content
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it has entered into a joint development agreement with a leading on-demand digital interviewing platform provider to apply Mattersight's advanced analytics to the provider's digital interview platform, which captures and stores both video and audio interview content MarketWire

BringCom and Djibouti Partnership to Revitalize Djibouti Teleport
BringCom Inc., a leader in supplying innovative communications technologies to Africa, and local Djibouti partners have established a new private company, Djibouti Teleport SARL, to revitalize and manage the daily operations of the Djibouti Teleport facility. MarketWire

Writing Better Blogs: Slingshot SEO Launches Blog Post Optimization E-Book
Slingshot SEO, the innovative firm delivering digital relevance for deserving brands, has launched a free e-book that details how to create blog posts that are discoverable, desirable and immensely sharable. MarketWire

Omega Commercial Finance Corporation Files 8-K Regarding $100-Million Equity Line From Lambert Private Equity LLC
Omega Commercial Finance Corporation (OTCQB: OCFN) a publicly traded financial holding company, announced today that it has signed a Standby Equity Purchase Agreement for a $100,000,000 funding equity line with Lambert Private Equity LLC MarketWire

Colonial Williamsburg to Celebrate Women and African American Culture With 'Steadfast Spirits' Weekend Experience
In honor of African American history and women's history, Colonial Williamsburg will celebrate women in the pursuit of freedom through 'Steadfast Spirits,' a weekend (March 8-10) championing the power of women and African Americans through the arts MarketWire

Feeding America Receives Holiday Donation From BMO Harris Bank at Crucial Time
To combat local hunger, today BMO Harris Bank donated the proceeds from its annual holiday display to Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin during an especially crucial time. The battle against hunger requires particularly close attention during the post-holiday lull in charitable giving, which drops off sharply following New Year's Day MarketWire

Avalon Holding Group Subsidiary Painmaster Products Announces Launch of Painmaster MCT Patch
Painmaster Products Inc., a subsidiary of Avalon Holding Group, Inc. (OTCQB: AVLH), today announced the launch of their new product, the Painmaster MCT Patch MarketWire

Westbrook Technologies Names Peter Ransome VP of Sales and Marketing
Westbrook Technologies, developer of Fortis™ and FortisBlue™ enterprise content management (ECM) software, today announced that Peter Ransome has been named Vice President of Sales and Marketing. For more than 25 years, Ransome has been known for innovation in the information management industry MarketWire

Schrader Establishes Fort Worth Office to Serve Texas and Oklahoma
Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company has announced the opening of a new office in Fort Worth, as the company prepares to increase its marketing presence in the Southwest. Brent Wellings will manage the new Schrader office. MarketWire

Sunglasses Love Adds 500 New Styles to Their Online Inventory for 2013
Sunglasses Love announced today that they have added more than 500 new styles of sunglasses to their online inventory for 2013. The discount sunglasses retailer has one of the biggest collections of sunglasses online, with 1000's of styles for men, women and kids MarketWire

Virus Engineered to Express Melanin Offers New Possibilities to Diagnose and Treat Solid Tumor Cancers
In a study released today in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), entitled "Vaccinia virus mediated melanin production allows MR and optoacoustic deep tissue imaging and laser induced thermotherapy of cancer," scientists combined the natural imaging potential of melanin with recombinant Vaccinia viruses' ability to selectively enter and replicate within tumor cells MarketWire

Royal Hawaiian Orchards, L.P. Appoints New Executive Officer
Royal Hawaiian Orchards, L.P. (OTCQX: NNUTU) announced today that Jon Miyata has joined the Partnership as its Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer effective February 4, 2013. MarketWire

Keratin's Revolutionary Leading Product, Keratin 305, Offers a Do-It-Yourself Solution to Amaze Your Sweetheart This Valentine's Day
Hair is the ultimate accessory to any woman's look. No matter the length, color, or texture, a woman's hair is a matter of self- expression. Dull, frizzy, unruly hair is unattractive, and keratin salon treatments are expensive. Luckily, with superior Keratin 305 hair products, anyone can attain beautifully smooth hair at home this Valentine's Day. MarketWire

TiVo Users Would Rather Go a Month Without Date Night Than Give Up a Month of TiVo
TiVo users love their TiVo® DVRs so much that nearly half (46 percent) said they would rather go one month without a date night than one month without being able to record their favorite TV programs on TiVo. Only 33 percent said they would rather give up TiVo for a month in favor of a date night, according to a new Valentine's Day Survey from TiVo Inc MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Announces Preliminary 2012 Fourth Quarter Financial Results
Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL), a leading provider of precision laser devices and advanced image analysis systems for the fertility, stem cell and developmental biology research markets, today reported preliminary selected unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2012. MarketWire

La Mancha Group implements its growth strategy in Australia: Gold production to increase by 120% in 2014
Acquires Alacer's minority interests in its Australian mines for $A 141m Concludes an 18-month toll treatment agreement for $A 25m Launches the construction of its own processing plant for circ MarketWire

Atlantic Records Group Scores at 55th Annual Grammy Awards; Label Group's Big Winners Include fun., Skrillex, Zac Brown Band, and Halestorm
The Atlantic Records Group and its artists were among the biggest winners at last night's 55th annual Grammy Awards, taking home a number of the annual event's top awards. MarketWire

Innovative Cloud Computing and IT Support Services Provider Launches Global 24x7 Virtual Service Desk Solution With AltiGen's MaxACD for Lync
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, today announced that Auxilion ( has deployed AltiGen's MaxACD contact center solution for Microsoft Lync MarketWire

Dewmar International BMC, Inc. Gains Distribution Channel for Lean Slow Motion Potion(TM) in Trinidad & Tobago
Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTCQB: DEWM) (OTCBB: DEWM) proudly announces that it has successfully acquired sales and distribution in the country of Trinidad & Tobago via C.I.L. Marketing Limited. "This is part of the Dewmar International's 2013 initiative to expand the distribution of Lean Slow Motion Potion™ Premium Relaxation Beverage globally," says CEO & President, Dr MarketWire

Technomedia Expands Global Presence Into Germany
Technomedia, a leader in Talent Management solutions, announced today the opening of an office in Mannheim, Germany. MarketWire

Blake Shelton to Release Brand-New Album -- Based On A True Story... -- March 26 on Warner Bros. Records
GRAMMY winner Blake Shelton announced this morning on the Today Show the release of his new album, Based On A True Story..., March 26, 2013, on Warner Bros. Records. Blake will also perform on The Today Show March 26. This highly anticipated new album features his current smash hit, "Sure Be Cool If You Did," which hit No MarketWire

Northwest Energy Angels Invests Record $4.7 Million in 2012
The Northwest Energy Angels (NWEA) ( announced today that its members invested a total of $4,696,500 in 15 clean technology companies (eight new and seven follow-on investments) last year, making 2012 the single biggest year of investment since the group was founded in 2006 MarketWire

Arcana Adds Gary Kirkindoll as Chief Business Development Officer
Arcana Insurance Services recently named Gary Kirkindoll Chief Business Development Officer, assigned to corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Kirkindoll will report directly to CEO Mark A. Gannaway and will oversee development of the company's customer base in the credit union financial services space. MarketWire

'Brands Love Bloggers' Program Renewed: 125 Latino and Multicultural Bloggers Will Attend Hispanicize 2013 Free
Latino and multicultural bloggers are getting an early Valentine's Day present today courtesy of Hispanicize 2013 sponsors and the Latina Mom Bloggers network. MarketWire

Over 19 Billion IVD Procedures Performed in 2012: Reports Kalorama
In a sign that testing has become a significant part of clinical practice, Kalorama Information has noted that the total amount of in vitro diagnostic test procedures conducted globally reached 19.1 billion in 2012 and is expected to rise by 4.2% per year through 2017. The finding was made in Kalorama Information's newly published report: "IVD Procedure Volume and Pricing Analysis." MarketWire

Medical Alert System Provider, Best Medical Alert, Offers Valentine's Gift Option for Senior Loved Ones
This Valentine's Day give your senior loved one the ultimate caring gesture of a Best Medical Alert System. This gift is ideal for an elderly family member in need of monitoring due to potential falls and medical concerns. With a Medical Alert System, you can obtain reassurance and freedom for your elderly loved one. MarketWire

Consorteum Holdings Inc. Reaches Funding Agreement With Private Equity Group
Consorteum Holdings Inc., a Nevada corporation ("Consorteum" or the "Company") (OTCQB: CSRH), today announced that it has entered into a binding term sheet with AIC Group Holdings Limited for a $30,000,000 funding commitment. A private equity group, AIC Group Holdings Limited is a corporation organized under the laws of the British Virgin Islands. MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2012
Danaos Corporation ("Danaos") (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, today reported unaudited results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2012. MarketWire

Murad and Perricone MD Supplements -- Get Your Beauty Booster Shot
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently recommended skin care supplements from beauty giants Murad and Perricone MD. Because the skin is the body's largest organ, proper nutrition is essential for achieving and maintaining healthy skin. Since many people are lacking nutrients in their diet, supplements are often recommended in order to fill in nutritional gaps MarketWire

Southern ITS International, Inc. Announces Negotiations for Major Network Infrastructure Contract
Southern ITS International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SITS), announced today that it has entered into final negotiations with Gephart Electric Co. for a Datacom infrastructure contract including a network system in the state of Maryland. Gephart Electric has been a leader in the industry for over Thirty years. MarketWire

Houston Lighting and Electrical Contractor Sheds Light on Westpark Tollway Underpasses
Highlights Electrical, an electrical contracting company, has installed energy efficient LED lighting at two Westpark Tollway underpasses. The project was completed under contract with the Westchase District. New clean, bright lights gleam under the Westpark Tollway, at Briarpark and Wilcrest MarketWire

Oranum Psychic Completes 10,000th Reading: Will You Be Next?
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Equifax Workforce Solutions to Share Compliance, Hiring and Workforce Processes Expertise During FORUM 2013
Equifax Workforce Solutions, a global provider of human resource services, today announced details of FORUM 2013, its annual client-only event MarketWire

Camping World/Good Sam Announces Two New Markets for Expansion
Camping World, the nation's largest RV and outdoor retailer, today announced that it has acquired property in both Saukville, WI (Milwaukee area) and Fort Pierce, FL for expansion and future development to meet customer needs for product and service in new markets. MarketWire

Judicial Watch Details Ambitious Investigative Agenda for 113th Congress
Judicial Watch today released its list of investigative priorities for the new 113th Congress. The investigative agenda, which is being independently pursued by Judicial Watch, is a wide-ranging catalog of waste, fraud and abuse by the Obama administration. The investigative priorities include: MarketWire

Blizzard Causes Widespread Mold Damage for Hundreds of Thousands of New Englanders, According to IndoorDoctor
As New Englanders dig out from last week's historic blizzard, a silent threat is creeping into their homes: mold. The snow accumulation on roofs and the high drifts against homes will soon start to melt as temperatures increase MarketWire

Major Tomato Growing/Packing Operation to Explore Strategic Options
East Coast Brokers and Packers Inc. and the Madonia Family have retained Murray Wise Capital LLC as exclusive financial adviser to explore strategic options, including the possible sale of certain farmland and other assets and a recapitalization/restructuring of its existing operations. MarketWire

NCPDP Selects WPC to Develop and Host Online Collaborative Workspace
WPC, a full-service healthcare technology, business process consulting, and publishing organization, today announced that National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) has selected WPC's OnlyConnect® Solution to host and support its Collaborative Workspace, an access-controlled website for its Task Groups MarketWire

St. Vincent's Celebrates 155th Anniversary
During 2013, St. Vincent's is celebrating its 155th year of serving those who are poor and marginalized in Santa Barbara County. On January 5, 1858, the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul reached the shores of Santa Barbara near what is today Stearns Wharf. Within a week, these pioneer Sisters established the first English-speaking school and orphanage in the region MarketWire

Fundamental Analysis in 60 Seconds With City Index Singapore
Whatever type of trader you are, it's crucial to gain as wide and accurate a picture as possible before opening a position in your chosen market. MarketWire

Implant Sciences' QS-B220 to Be Featured at Security Conference in Russia

Russell Indexes: Frontier Markets Lead the Way in 2013, Outperforming Emerging Markets by 9% Year-to-Date as of February 8th as Reflected by the Russell Emerging Markets & Frontier(R) ex-GCC Indexes
The Russell Frontier® ex-GCC* Index has returned 8.83% year-to-date as of February 6th, outperforming the Russell Emerging Markets Index (-0.31%) by more than 9%. Within each index, however, certain country constituents have significantly outperformed the region as represented by the parent index. MarketWire

Commercial Real Estate in Manhattan Is Now Overvalued, According to Commercial Property Executives
Most New York real estate executives believe commercial property in Manhattan is overvalued compared with real estate values in other major global cities, according to a new survey by accounting firm Marks Paneth & Shron LLP (MP&S). MarketWire

Sturgis Bancorp Reports Earnings for 2012
Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: STBI) announced a net income of $1.9 million for 2012, and net income of $345,000 for the fourth quarter of 2012, Eric L. Eishen, President and CEO, announced today. MarketWire

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals
LifeSci Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of investment research and investor relations services in the healthcare sector, today announced that it has initiated coverage of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NAVB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals MarketWire

Wholesale Internet Implements Noction IRP to Improve Network Performance
Wholesale Internet, a company specialized in providing internet services such as Colocation and Dedicated Servers, has announced its deployment of Noction Intelligent Routing Platform (IRP) to intelligently route traffic across multiple IP networks. Under the agreement, Wholesale Internet has installed Noction IRP in its Kansas City based datacenter. MarketWire

Wispers Releases His New Album "Flight"
Rising Hip Hop artist Wispers announces the release of his new album "Flight" on February 8, 2013. The latest album includes tracks featuring Slim of 112 with Wispers, entitled "International Player." Wispers states, "I was inspired to do this record with Slim because I felt like R&B is missing that 'real' sound it once had." MarketWire

Zephyr Real Estate Agent Darryl Honda Appointed to Board of Appeals
Darryl Honda was appointed to the position of Commissioner on San Francisco's Board of Appeals by Mayor Edwin Lee on December 4, 2012. MarketWire

Steelwedge to Present at the 2013 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit
Steelwedge, the leader in cloud-based Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) solutions, today announced that Glen Margolis, Chief Executive Officer will present at the 2013 Pacific Crest Emerging Technology Summit in San Francisco, CA. MarketWire

Brekford Corp. Wins Speed-Monitoring Contract With Town of Crisfield
Brekford Corp. (OTCQB: BFDI) ("Brekford" or "the Company"), a leading provider of public safety technology and automated traffic enforcement solutions, vehicle upfitting, and rugged mobile technology, today announced an expansion of its customer base on the Eastern Shore of Maryland by entering into a contract for the provision of automated speed enforcement services with the Town of Crisfield. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Announces "Super 12" Featured Products for 2013
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its "Super 12" featured products for 2013. Each year, Vishay's Super 12 collection showcases the company's industry-leading capabilities in semiconductor and passive devices, providing design engineers with a shortcut to leading industry specs and a cross-section of Vishay's very broad product portfolio. MarketWire

Cubic Reports Financial Results for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2012
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today reported its financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2012. Net income attributable to Cubic shareholders for the first quarter of fiscal 2013 was $12.4 million, or 47 cents per share this year compared to $20.7 million, or 77 cents per share last year. Sales for the quarter decreased from $316.8 million to $313.4 million, a decrease of 1 percent MarketWire

Tesla Motors Announces Date for Fourth Quarter & Year-End 2012 Financial Results
Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced today that it will post its financial results for the fourth quarter and calendar year ended December 31, 2012, after market close on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. At that time, Tesla will issue a brief advisory release via Marketwire containing a link to the fourth quarter 2012 Shareholder Letter, available on the company website MarketWire

OneSpin Solutions Unveils OneSpin 360 DV Product Family
OneSpin Solutions™ (, provider of innovative formal assertion-based verification (ABV) solutions, announced the bundling of multiple verification tools into its new OneSpin 360™ DV Product Family. MarketWire

OneSpin Solutions Adds RTL-to-RTL Equivalence Checking to Product Family
OneSpin Solutions™ (, provider of innovative formal assertion-based verification (ABV) solutions, announced immediate availability of 360™ EC-RTL, equivalence checking software that compares revisions of register transfer level (RTL) code. MarketWire

A.I. Corporation Partners With Protecode to Offer Expanded Open Source License Management Solutions in Japan
A.I. Corporation (AIC), a software solutions vendor for the embedded system design and development industry in Japan, today announced the addition and availability of open source license management tools and services from Protecode to its current solution offerings MarketWire

Michigan Department of Community Health Awards Cognosante Medicaid Information Technology Architecture Contract
Cognosante, a leading provider of IT solutions and services for healthcare organizations, announced it was awarded the Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) State Self-Assessment (SS-A) contract for the Michigan Department of Community Health (DCH) Medical Services Administration (MSA). The contract began January 1, 2013. MarketWire

Dubai Lynx Announces 2013 Jury Line-Up
The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity has announced the 40 jury members who will judge entries into the 7th Dubai Lynx Awards."This is a fantastic global line-up of industry specialists ACN Newswire

Cloud Computing Enabled in Risk Explorer(TM) Software Allows Execution of Large Economic Capital Models to Take Minutes or Seconds Instead of Hours or Days
Risk Explorer™, the Dynamic Financial Analysis model from Ultimate Risk Solutions, LLC (URS) has for the first time reduced processing time for large capital models from hours to minutes by harnessing the power of cloud computing, Alex Bushel, Founder and CEO, announced MarketWire

Fourth Quarter Metro Area Home Prices Show Strongest Performance in Seven Years
A growing number of metropolitan areas had higher median home prices in the fourth quarter, with the national price showing the strongest year-over-year increase in seven years, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®. A companion report shows record high housing affordability conditions for metro areas in 2012. MarketWire

KAT Gold Holdings Corp. & Kat Exploration Inc. -- Share Distribution Update
KAT Gold Holdings Corp. (OTCQB: BVIG) and Kat Exploration Inc. (OTC Pink: KATX) MarketWire

Hansen Surfboards Awarded Men's Retailer of the Year by Surf Industry Manufacturers Association
The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Thursday night awarded Hansen Surfboards Men's Retailer of The Year at its Image Awards. The award was judged by industry peers and honored the best of the surf industry for 2012. The retailer was also named Women's Retailer of the Year in 2010, the year before Hansen Surfboards celebrated its 50th anniversary. MarketWire

TCI Oilfield Factoring Continues Expansion in Texas
TCI Oilfield Factoring, a leading provider of factoring services in the US, is proud to announce the continued expansion of its Texas Oilfield Factoring division. Mandi Groda, Senior Vice President, Business Development Officer, and top sales performer, will be operating out of the Houston office. MarketWire

World Moto, Inc.: Discussions Begin in Bangkok to Regulate Use of Moto-Meters
World Moto, Inc. (OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE) (BERLIN: WM7) (BERLIN: A1J8SY) ("World Moto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has begun discussions to regulate the implementation of Moto-Meters on moto taxis in Bangkok, Thailand MarketWire

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Hitting the Jackpot: Las Vegas' James "Jackpot" Sutfin Reaches 3 Million Consecutive Accident Free Miles
WHAT: James "Jackpot" Sutfin, a professional driver with Con-way Freight, is poised to surpass the career milestone of three million consecutive accident-free miles. Mr. Sutfin, a long-time resident of Las Vegas, is the first of Con-way Freight's 15,000 drivers nationwide to achieve this remarkable safe-driving achievement, and the first in the company's 29-year history MarketWire

PDS Rolls Out Vista HR & Benefits Solution to FIVE GUYS
PDS, a leading provider of human resource, benefits, recruiting, and payroll software, today announced that FIVE GUYS Enterprises, LLC is implementing its Vista HRMS® solution. This rapidly growing fast food restaurant chain will be leveraging Vista HRMS to streamline its human resources and benefits operations for its more than 5,000 corporate employees. MarketWire

Navios Group to Hold Investor Day in New York City on Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The Navios Group announced today that the senior management of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE: NM), Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NYSE: NMM), Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE: NNA) and Navios South American Logistics Inc. ("Navios Logistics") will host an Investor Day on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 2:00 pm ET. Pre-registration is required to attend the event. MarketWire

Omega Commercial Finance Corporation Secures $100-Million Equity Line From Private Equity Firm
Omega Commercial Finance Corporation (OTCQB: OCFN), a publicly traded financial holding company, announced today that it has signed a Standby Equity Purchase Agreement for a $100,000,000 funding equity line with Lambert Private Equity LLC MarketWire

Inaugural SPONSORIUM Awards Honors Top Sponsorship and Community Investment Performance

CalAmp Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless communications solutions for a broad array of applications to customers globally, announced today that it plans to offer and sell 4,200,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering MarketWire

Optaros Appoints Chris Langway as Vice President, eCommerce Business Strategist
Optaros, a leading eCommerce-focused technology partner, today announced it has appointed Chris Langway as Vice President, eCommerce Business Strategist. Langway will work closely with Optaros client teams as a strategic advisor on maximizing digital commerce for growth. Langway will also play a leadership role on the Optaros business development team. MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Named 2012 Best Service Company to Sell For
Selling Power magazine has named Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, the No. 4 service company (and No. 1 in payments processing) to sell for in the United States for the second year in a row. This marks the fifth consecutive year Heartland has received this top five distinction on Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell For" list. MarketWire

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Sets Date for Fourth Quarter 2012 Results, Dividend Announcement, Conference Call and Webcast
Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced today that it will release its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2012 after the market closes in New York on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. The Company also expects to announce the declaration of a dividend for the fourth quarter 2012 at that time. MarketWire

SunSi Appoints Director of Engineering
SunSi Energies Inc. ("SunSi") (OTCQB: SSIE), an international manufacturer, seller and distributor of energy products and solutions, today is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Alex K. Hui to the Company's newly created position of Director of Engineering. Mr. Hui has 12 years of professional experience working with militaries, utility companies and large energy organizations MarketWire

Sochi 2014: One Year Out, Avaya's Communications Systems Going for the Gold

Maxymiser Named as a Leader in Online Testing
Maxymiser, the global expert in testing, personalization and cross channel optimization solutions for online businesses, was named as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Online Testing Platforms, Q1 2013. In the 53-criteria evaluation of the seven most significant online testing vendors, Maxymiser was ranked highest in Strategy. MarketWire

Active Power Reports Preliminary Revenue and Net Loss Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012
Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW), manufacturer of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems and modular infrastructure solutions, has reported preliminary results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec. 31, 2012. MarketWire

SPi Global Readies for Strong Growth in Publishing With New Executive Hire
SPi Global, one of the world's leading content solutions providers, has recently appointed Wendy J. James as Vice President for Account Development, Content Solutions, to help the company prepare for the growing opportunities in the global publishing industry. MarketWire

Graphite Corp. Mobilizes Detailed Grid Survey as Prep for Proposed Alabama Drill Program
Graphite Corp. (OTCQB: GRPH) ("Graphite Corp." or the "Company"), an exploration stage company focused on the evaluation, acquisition and development of domestic graphite mining opportunities, wishes to advise of preparations underway towards a proposed drill program at its graphite-bearing properties on the Carr and Cahaba leases totaling 3,759.6 acres located in Clay County, Alabama. MarketWire

Invensys Boosts Triconex Safety Offerings With World's First TUV-Certified Alarm and Bypass Management Tool and OPC UA Integration
Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the manufacturing and infrastructure operations industries, has enhanced its Triconex® critical control and safety offerings for industrial operations MarketWire

IACP's 35th Annual Conference Sets Stage to Discover Dynamics of Modern Food Environment
The International Association of Culinary Professionals' (IACP) annual conference -- a one-of-a-kind meeting of the world's foremost food and beverage minds -- will explore the creative tension between tradition and innovation with "Dirt to Digital: Real Food in a Virtual World." MarketWire

Online Marketing Summit Features ClickSquared Presentation: "Despite Social, Marketers' Love Affair With Email Is Going Strong"
WHAT: Join ClickSquared's SVP of Marketing, Dan Smith, as he shares insights from a survey of 400 marketers on the use of email marketing campaigns and where marketers are falling short on maximizing their effectiveness MarketWire Delivers First SaaS Offsite Backup and Disaster Recovery for NetApp Filers today announced the general availability of DataProtect for NetApp. The new solution delivers cloud-based offsite backup, replication and disaster recovery for environments that use NetApp filers, without the need for any additional hardware, tapes or third party software MarketWire

Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Dr. Barry Glassman as Vice President of Training and Education
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. (OTCQB: TSOI) announced today the appointment of Barry Glassman, D.M.D., as Vice President of Training and Education. MarketWire

Prezi Partners With TED to "Prezify" Inspiring TED Talks
Prezi, the zooming presentation software that has liberated the world from boring, static presentations, announced the Ideas Matter Contest today in partnership with like-minded organization TED MarketWire

eMusic Removes Subscription Requirement, Makes Online Store Accessible to Everyone
eMusic, a leading download-to-own music retailer, now allows all consumers -- regardless of whether they pay a monthly membership fee -- to purchase music from the online store. Beginning today, anyone can visit and purchase as many songs or albums as they want at retail price MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software Web Seminar Takes Companies on a Data Quality Journey From A2E
Trillium Software®, a business of Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS) MarketWire

EmeSec Incorporated Accredited as Third Party Assessor Under FedRAMP
EmeSec, Inc., a provider of forward-looking information assurance and cybersecurity solutions to federal agencies, today announced that it has been accredited as a third party assessment organization (3PAO) under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). MarketWire

Magellan Launches Switch Series GPS Fitness Watches in Europe
Magellan, a leader in innovative GPS devices for automotive, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, today announced that it has expanded the worldwide availability of the Magellan® Switch™ Series of crossover GPS watches to Europe for athletes who run, bike, swim or participate in a variety of outdoor activities MarketWire

American Power Group Corporation First Quarter Results Conference Call Alert
American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) today announced it will host a conference call on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 10:00 AM Eastern in which we will discuss the results for the three months ended December 31, 2012. To participate, please call 1-888-438-5524 and ask for the American Power Group call using pass code 9854323. MarketWire

Holaira, Formerly Innovative Pulmonary Solutions, Closes $10 Million Series C Financing
Holaira, Inc., formerly Innovative Pulmonary Solutions, Inc. (IPS), a developer of medical devices to treat obstructive lung diseases, today announced the completion of its Series C private equity financing, totaling $10 million. All of Holaira's existing venture investors, Advanced Technology Ventures, Morgenthaler Ventures, Split Rock Partners, and Versant Ventures, participated in this round MarketWire

Foliage Achieves 20% Revenue Growth Across Industry Sectors in 2012
Foliage, a technology consulting and engineering services company, today announced revenue growth of 20% for 2012 across the medical and life sciences, industrial equipment, and aerospace and defense industries it serves MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards Members Can Win One Million Aeroplan Miles
One lucky winner will be able to take the vacation of a lifetime thanks to Wyndham Hotel Group's Wyndham Rewards® guest loyalty program, which is offering members a chance to win one million Aeroplan® Miles. MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Plus Series to Feature Google
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, will begin its Ticket Summit® Plus 2013 Spring Webinar series, with Go Mobile with Google! The hour-long webinar will be held Wednesday, February 20 at 11 AM ET. MarketWire

Questus Global Capital Market Ltd reports one billion in policies have been pledged to back their shares (QGCM)
Questus Global Capital Market Ltd reports one billion in policies have been pledged to back their shares (QGCM) AMOUNT FACE AMOUNT $1,001,400.00 PORTFOLIO FACE VALUE $1,001,400.00    ASSIGNED and PLEDGED TO Questus Global Markets, LTD GlobeNewswire

STMicroelectronics Introduces World's First Universal Lighting Controller
Industry-unique device opens the way towards cost-effective, energy-efficient lighting systems in the home, in the office, and on the street GlobeNewswire

MyMedicalRecords Patents Included in Fairway Physicians Insurance Company Program
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR") and Fairway Physicians Insurance Company, RRG ("Fairway") jointly announced today that MMR has agreed to provide Fairway the ability to offer hospital malpractice insurance clients a prepaid license for the use of its MyMedicalRecords, Inc. Patent Portfolio. MyMedicalRecords, Inc MarketWire

Bailey44 Partners With Norwest Venture Partners
Bailey44, a privately held contemporary women's apparel brand known for its distinctive and versatile American-made designs, announced today that Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), a leading multi-stage investment firm, has acquired a 50% stake in the company MarketWire

mesh Partners With Digital Journal /newsrooms to Provide Event Coverage & Real-Time Content Marketing for Brands
mesh, Canada's leading digital conference, and Digital Journal Inc. today announced a partnership to provide a newsroom for the 2013 mesh conference, which happens May 15 and 16 in Toronto. mesh will leverage Digital Journal's /newsrooms platform to provide real-time content and coverage for mesh '13 attendees and sponsors. MarketWire

REPEAT-Media Advisory: BMO Financial Group to Announce its First Quarter 2013 Results
BMO Financial Group will announce its first quarter 2013 financial results and hold its investor community conference call on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. MarketWire

Trilliant Exploration Announces Assays Average 5.7% Copper at Copper Island Project
Trilliant Exploration (OTCQB: TTXP) has received assay results from the Pomeroy 2 North Zone at its Copper Island Project. Ten selective rock samples from the Pomeroy 2 North Zone, assayed at Acme Analytical Labs (Vancouver, BC), have averaged 5.7% copper and 24 g/t silver, up to 16.4% copper and 44 g/t silver. The samples were taken across an open cut area of mined and exposed bedrock 50m MarketWire

Cytomedix Announces Approval of Angel cPRP System in Australia
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX: CMXI) (the "Company"), a regenerative therapies company commercializing and developing innovative platelet and adult stem cell technologies, announced today that its Angel cPRP System has been listed by the TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration) in Australia. Angel will be marketed and distributed by Medtel, a leading supplier of medical equipment and devices in Australia MarketWire

Workday Announces Date of Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2013 Financial Results
Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance, plans to announce its fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2013 results after market close on Thursday, March 7, 2013. The company will host a conference call at 2:00 p.m. PT/ 5:00 p.m. ET that day to review financial results and business outlook. MarketWire

COPI's SeanieMac Issues Special Letter to Shareholders; to Launch Wagering Operations Next Month
Compliance Systems Corp (OTCQB: COPI), doing business as SeanieMac Limited, parent company of the all-Irish online sports & casino wagering website, today issued the following Special Letter to Shareholders from its Chairman of the Board of Directors and Co-Founder Sean McEniff. MarketWire

WEGENER and Hyundai IT America Corp. Team Up for Digital Signage Expo
Wegener Corporation (PINKSHEETS: WGNR), a leading provider of equipment for digital signage, television, audio, and data distribution networks worldwide, today announced that Wegener signage players will be on display in the Hyundai booth at the Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas February 27 & 28 MarketWire

Bid on the Ultimate Luxury Packages at the 2013 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by FOOD & WINE

Whaleback Managed Services Introduces Partner Training Certification Program
Whaleback Managed Services, the leader in managed unified communications services, announced today the introduction of a comprehensive partner training certification program for CrystalBlue Partner Program members as part of the company's continuing effort to strengthen sales channel support. MarketWire

Issuer Direct Hires Hayden IR
Issuer Direct Corporation (OTCBB: ISDR), a market leader and innovator of disclosure management solutions and cloud-based compliance technologies, announced it has engaged Hayden IR, a fifteen-year-old, highly recognized, national investor relations firm, to raise its visibility and strengthen its relationships with the investment community. MarketWire

DNV KEMA Starts Up Re-Commissioned 1000 MVA Short Circuit Generator
DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability today recommissioned and welcomed back its 1000MVA short circuit generator G1 to its DNV KEMA Testing Inspections & Certification facilities in Chalfont, PA. The generator is used to perform high power testing on T&D power products for compliance, performance, and safety. MarketWire

Tone Launches ReliaTel(R) Free VoIP QoS Monitoring Tool for Cisco UCM

Cardero Closes Final Tranche of Non-Brokered Financing
Cardero Resource Corp. ("Cardero" or the "Company") (TSX: CDU)(NYSE MKT: CDY)(NYSE Amex: CDY)(FRANKFURT: CR5) announces that it has closed the last tranche of its non-brokered private placement announced October 31, 2012 to raise additional gross proceeds of $1,112,500. MarketWire

Pozen: An Undervalued Investment and Catalyst Trade Opportunity
Small cap biopharmas that make for good long term investments are hard to find. Most small cap biopharmas burn a ton of cash while developing treatments for a variety of ailments and rare diseases. MarketWire

Trends in the Discount, Variety Stores Industry
With the last-minute fiscal cliff deal, the U.S. economy averted a major crisis. The fiscal cliff deal, coupled with an improving labor market and a sharp recovery in the housing market, has lifted consumer confidence in the U.S. This is a good sign for discount, variety stores industry. However, increasing competition could put pressure on margins at companies such as Dollar General Corp MarketWire

Southern ITS International, Inc. Completes Its Reorganization
Southern ITS International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SITS) announced today that the Company has completed the final phase of restructuring by changing its trading symbol to SITS and effectuating a forward 2-for-1 split of its common stock. In addition, the Company intends to pursue its plan to become a fully-reporting Company and potentially being listed on the OTCQB. MarketWire

Gandi Brings Private VLAN Technology to Market
Gandi, a leading domain name registrar and cloud-hosting provider, today announced the Beta release of their Private VLAN technology, which will be available free to all Gandi Cloud VPS customers starting this week MarketWire

Edward Buthusiem Joins Berkeley Research Group
Berkeley Research Group, LLC welcomes Edward J. Buthusiem as a director based in Philadelphia and a member of the firm's Health Analytics Practice. MarketWire

Interactive Data's Web-Based Services Support Schwab ETF Education Exchange(TM)
Inside ETFs, Booth #413 -- Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of customized, hosted web services for financial institutions, today announced that it is providing hosted digital curation and publishing systems that support the Schwab ETF Education Exchange™. MarketWire

Mitchell Announces First-of-Its-Kind Analytics Program Detailing How Vehicle and Collision Impact Factors Drive Injury Outcomes and Treatment Patterns
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, announced today the initial results of their unique new data analysis program specifically focused on understanding the vehicle and collision factors that impact injury patterns in motor vehicle accidents. MarketWire

JBI, Inc. Announces Operations Update
JBI, Inc. (OTCQB: JBII) MarketWire

Purchase of SSDC Services Corp. by SaltHoldings Corp.
SaltHoldings Corp. acquired SSDC Services Corp., a national leader in Medicare Management and Social Security Disability Advocacy. SSDC provides services to public and private employers, trusts, insurers and individuals. SaltHoldings was formed by a group of well-capitalized investors, including successful industry leaders in a number of areas, to purchase SSDC from Assurant Employee Benefits. MarketWire

New Study Details C-Level Perceptions of Human Resources Executives in Western Europe
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

MissionIR Engaged by Chanticleer Holdings for Social Media Relations Services
MissionIR, a network partner of DreamTeamGroup (DTG), today announces that they have been retained by Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) to implement a strategic digital and social media investor relations campaign MarketWire

REMINDER: Driving an Enhanced Candidate Experience: OneWire and Talent Board Chairman to Co-Host Upcoming Webinar
WHO:OneWire®, connecting top finance professionals with leading employers, and Elaine Orler, president and founder of Talent Function Group and chairman and co-founder of the Talent Board MarketWire

REMINDER: RoundPegg to Host Progressive, Interactive Culture Management Training Workshop
WHO: Dr. Natalie Baumgartner, a founder of RoundPegg, helping corporations drive business performance by measuring, managing and monitoring their unique culture, and Tim Kuppler, founder of The Culture Advantage and the former president of Denison Consulting. WHAT: Will host a progressive interactive training Culture Workshop, as well as a two-part eWorkshop MarketWire

YaFarm Technologies Taps Esteemed Industry Professionals for Leadership Roles at the ISCI
YaFarm Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YFRM) (YaFarm, or the Company) announced today the appointment of top level management for the Integrative Stem Cell Institute (ISCI), a premier provider of point-of-care, stem cell-based therapies. YaFarm announced that David Audley has been appointed CEO of the ISCI, while Juan A. Castillo has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors MarketWire

Laramie PD, Lone Tree PD and Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office to Deploy AXON Flex and
TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple new deployments of AXON Flex™ on-officer cameras and that are expected to ship in the first quarter. TASER also opened its third software development office in Bellevue, WA. MarketWire

G & S International Minerals, Inc., Files Disclosure Statement and Attorney Letter With
(PINKSHEETS: GSML) G & S International Minerals files Form 211 Disclosure Statement ( and financials with OTC Markets in efforts to provide shareholders with the most current information. Files can be located under Filings and Disclosure of the OTC Markets website. MarketWire

Horizon Pharma Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Revenues, Full U.S. Commercial Launch of RAYOS(R) (Prednisone) Delayed-Release Tablets and Approval of LODOTRA(R) in South Korea
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced preliminary (unaudited) revenues for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012. MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (ADTI) Drone Systems and UAV Payloads Offering Solutions for Domestic and International Border Security
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF) announced today the Company is building alliances both domestically and globally positioning itself as a key technology provider of drone systems and UAV payloads for border security. ADTI expects international markets to be the immediate areas of interest for product development, manufacturing and revenue generation MarketWire

Use of Fire-Retardant Chemicals Debated in ABA Panel
Supporters of the use of chemical fire retardants in consumer products face off against longtime advocates of their regulation or elimination in a two-hour afternoon panel, Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at the Washington Court Hotel in Washington, DC MarketWire

NCSBN Celebrates 35th Anniversary
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing Inc. (NCSBN®),, marks the milestone of reaching its 35th anniversary this year. Founded March 15, 1978, as an independent not-for-profit organization, NCSBN was created to lessen the burdens of state governments and bring together boards of nursing (BONs) to act and counsel together on matters of common interest. MarketWire

PIMCO to Launch Foreign Currency Strategy Exchange Traded Fund (FORX)
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, will list Feb. 12 the PIMCO Foreign Currency Strategy Exchange Traded Fund (NYSE: FORX), created to offer investors the potential to benefit from fundamental changes in global currency dynamics by diversifying away from the dollar MarketWire

Adaptive Curriculum and JP - Inspiring Knowledge Partner to Combine Hardware and Software Into Learning Tool for Worldwide Initiative
Adaptive Curriculum (AC), an award-winning web-based concept mastery solution for math and science, has entered into a partnership with JP - Inspiring Knowledge (JP-IK), a global leader in ICT-based educational initiatives, dedicated to the design, development and distribution of technology solutions MarketWire

Martini Media Experiences Record Growth in UK, Increases Reach to Affluent Audience
Martini Media, the digital media and content platform for engaging the audience with the most money and influence online, announced record growth in the UK in 2012. With the addition of key publishing partners, the expansion of its B2B and luxury brand portfolio, and significant new hires, Martini Media's UK division saw revenues grow by 4x in 2012. MarketWire

First Annual Billboard After Party Presented by Citi(R) Debuted Tonight in West Hollywood
Celebrating the year's achievements in music the first annual Billboard After Party presented by Citi® was held on the rooftop of The London Hotel in West Hollywood, CA tonight with DJ Cassidy providing the musical entertainment. MarketWire

Front Page PR Unveils Free Crowdfunding Consulting Service to Help Local SCORE Chapters Set Up Crowdfunding Training Programs to Teach Startups How to Raise Donations to Start New Businesses
The Crowdfunding PR experts at Front Page PR are now offering SCORE offices nationwide a free opportunity to put together a new low-cost Crowdfunding training workshop/seminar on how to utilize one of the fastest growing finance tools in America. MarketWire

CONSOL Combats Declining Coal Prices by Taking Cost-Control Measures, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In the fourth quarter of 2012, CONSOL Energy Incorporated (NYSE:CNX) (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) worked to rebound from a weak third quarter. William Lyons, chief financial officer, principle accounting officer and executive vice president, said the company experienced higher gains because of improvements in the coal segment MarketWire

U.S. Housing, Building Products & Furniture Sector Anticipates Improved Spending in 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Looking at proposed capital and maintenance project activity planned for 2013, it appears that the Industrial Manufacturing Industry's housing, building products and furniture sector is poised to rebound and to increase its total annual spending in the coming months MarketWire

Realsec Launches H3P, Data Preparation and Cryptographic Key Management Tool for EMV Banking Cards
Realsec, a leading secure vendor of cryptographic solutions worldwide, today announced the availability of the Realsec H3P in North America. Realsec H3P technology provides an intuitive data preparation and key management environment for issuance of EMV compliant banking cards MarketWire

Reflex CES Enters Mainstream FPGA-Prototyping Market; Offers 25-Million Gates or More ASIC Prototyping Platform With Partitioning Software
Reflex CES, a provider of custom embedded and complex systems, today introduced FPP25, a fast ASIC/SOC prototyping platform for emulating designs of up to 25-million ASIC gates using a stand-alone system MarketWire

eGain Positioned in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for CRM Web Customer Service Applications
eGain (NASDAQ: EGAN), the leading cloud provider of multichannel customer engagement solutions, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Leaders" quadrant of the 2013 "Magic Quadrant for CRM Web Customer Service Applications." MarketWire

Zero4All Provides Unique Glimpse Into Ever-Changing Consumer Electronics Industry
In one of the biggest business stories of this still-young year, the Dutch manufacturing company Philips recently announced the sale of its long-running consumer electronics division to the Japanese company Funai Electric. The news of the sale was an immediate hit with investors; Philips' stock values rose by two percent overnight MarketWire

Jon T. Fitzgerald: Bunion Surgeries Common Among Patients Young and Old
Bunions are very common podiatric issues; however, a recent report by FOX highlights the fact that bunions are frequently experienced by young people as well as old, thereby dispelling the myth that they only occur in individuals who are elderly or who have spent years wearing high heeled shoes. Jon T MarketWire

Aragon Announces Key Strategic Hire
Aragon Pharmaceuticals Inc., a leader in developing drugs for hormone driven cancers, today announced that Paul Cleveland has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy. In this role, Mr. Cleveland will be responsible for the company's finance, legal, investor relations and business development matters. MarketWire

Ruukki studying new grades of iron pellet together with Severstal
Rautaruukki Corporation Press release 11 February 2013 at 12.00am EET GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's annual summary of stock exchange releases in 2012
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE February 11, 2013 at 11.00 GlobeNewswire

Verengo Solar Announces Rob Shneer as Vice President of Human Resources
Verengo Solar, the nation's #1 ranked residential solar specialist, today announced that Rob Shneer has joined the company as Vice President of Human Resources. Shneer and his team will oversee the recruitment, professional development, and retention of Verengo's rapidly expanding workforce, and the nurturing of Verengo's unique company culture. MarketWire

SinterCast secures new order for commercial vehicle series production installation
  Major European commercial vehicle OEM orders SinterCast process control technology  GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Fourth Quarter 2012 Results Presentation in Oslo
DNO International will release its results for the fourth quarter 2012 to the Oslo Stock Exchange at 07:30 am CET on Tuesday 12 February 2013. GlobeNewswire

Ratos: Telephone conference in connection with Year-end report
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or demands made in the exchange rules. GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Swedish profitability after successful restructuring
The restructuring of Kitron's Swedish operations is completed. - We are now seeing the results of the substantial actions we have taken in the last two years to improve profitability, says Thomas Löfgren, head of Kitron's Swedish operation. GlobeNewswire

Zhaikmunai Board Approves a GDR Buy-Back Programme
Zhaikmunai Board Approves a GDR Buy-Back ProgrammeAmsterdam, 11 February 2013. Zhaikmunai L.P MarketWire

MDxHealth Announces Publication of Positive Data from a Blinded Multicenter Clinical Study Demonstrating the Utility of ConfirmMDxTM for Prostate Cancer to Address False-negative Biopsies
Results of the Study Published in the Journal of Urology GlobeNewswire

Ahold to sell stake in ICA to Hakon Invest
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, February 11, 2013 - Ahold today announced that it has reached an agreement with Hakon Invest of Sweden regarding the sale of Ahold's 60% holding in ICA, the Scandinavian retailer, for SEK 21.2 billion in cash, which includes ICA's 2012 dividend of SEK 1.2 billion GlobeNewswire

SoCoCare Launches Social Engagement for Customer Care Offering
@ Customer Response Summit 5 -- SoCoCare™, a leading provider of cloud-based customer service software, today announced the launch of Social CIM™ (Customer Interaction Management), an all-in-one social engagement for customer care offering. MarketWire

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