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Conax Continues to Strengthen Leading Role in Indian Pay-TV Market in Secure Clients and Digitized Subs
21st Convergence India -- Conax, global provider of leading solutions for securing multi-device and digital TV services, is celebrating 10 years of success in the Indian pay-TV market today with a press briefing at 21st Convergence India highlighting the company's key success factors in the country MarketWire

IEE Names Lighting Science(R) to Top Ten LED Lamp List
In the news release, "IEE Names Lighting Science® to Top Ten LED Lamp List," issued January 15, 2013 by Lighting Science Group (OTCQB: LSCG), we are advised by the company that Keith Scott's title in the sixth paragraph should be "CCO" rather than "CEO" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

United Data Technologies (UDT) Expands Services to Louisville, KY
United Data Technologies (UDT), a Florida-based IT solutions company spreading rapidly across the southern United States, is scheduled to open a new office in Louisville this spring, bringing a proven brand of technological expertise and corporate citizenship to the area. MarketWire

North State Turns to Zhone ONT for Rapid IPTV Deployment
Contacts Aurora Arlet Zhone Investor Relations Edelman for Zhone Public Relations Tel: +1 510.777.7013 Tel: +1 404.460.8578 Fax: +1 510.777.7001 E: E: investor-relations@zhone ACN Newswire

Gartner Positions Oracle in Leaders Quadrant for Master Data Management of Product Data Solutions
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Jim Flood Joins Omnicare as Vice President of Government Relations
CINCINNATI, January 16, 2013 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE: OCR) announced today that experienced healthcare policy advocate, former federal prosecutor and past President of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, James G. Flood, has joined the Company as Vice President of Government Relations.  Mr. Flood will strengthen Omnicare's government relations team in Washington, D.C ACN Newswire

Barry Callebaut: Strong first quarter: +8.3% volume growth
Barry Callebaut /Barry Callebaut: Strong first quarter: +8.3% volume growth. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

Galapagos delivers candidate drug in its alliance with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV and receives EUR4 million milestone payment
Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announcedtoday that it has identified a second pre-clinical compound in its alliancewithJanssen Pharmaceutica NV. This achievement triggered a milestone paymentof EUR4million to Galapagos. MarketWire

Advent to Release Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Results for 2012 on Monday, February 4, 2013
Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012 on Monday, February 4, 2013 after the market closes ACN Newswire

One Week Down and 84 Pounds Lost So Far!
OTTAWA, IL--(Marketwire - January 16, 2013) - Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating (SSHE), the premier meal replacement company in the country, is pleased to announce in its first week its Seattle Sutton's 2013 Slim Down contestants have lost a total of 84 pounds -- on average losing 8 pounds each. MarketWire

MRV Announces Preliminary Settlement of Stock Option Derivative Litigation
MRV Communications, Inc MarketWire

POP Acquired by Advance Publications
POP today announced that it has been acquired by Advance Publications Inc., parent company of Condé Nast (the owner of iconic brands such as Wired, Vogue, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and GQ). MarketWire

Delhaize Group 2012 Revenues and Preliminary Results
Please find herewith the press release and the presentation regarding the2012fourth quarter and full year revenues and preliminary 2012 results ofDelhaizeGroup MarketWire

iPoe Collection, by Play Creatividad, receives the Publishing Innovation Award in New York for the Best App Book
Editors Note: There is a video associated with this press release. MarketWire

Digital Generation and Clinton Group Reach Agreement to Nominate Two New Independent Directors for Election at 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), the world's leading ad management and distribution platform, today announced that it has reached an agreement with Clinton Group, Inc., Clinton Magnolia Master Fund, Ltd., Clinton Spotlight Master Fund, L.P., Clinton Special Opportunities Master Fund, Ltd. and Clinton Relational Opportunity Master Fund, L.P MarketWire

Farmers Insurance Washington State Office, Agent Phil Hicks Present Grant to Cascade High School Cheerleading Squad
Inspired by the help given to local charitable organizations and community volunteer time, Farmers Insurance led by Everett Agent Phil Hicks will present a partnership grant to the Cascade High School Bruin Cheerleading Squad. MarketWire

Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. Announces a C$390 Million 2013 Capital Budget Focused on Initiating Thermal Production
Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. (TSX: SUO) (HKSE: 2012) (a corporation incorporated under the Business Corporations Act of the Province of Alberta, Canada with limited liability) MarketWire

Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. Announces Memorandum of Understanding With China Oilfield Services Ltd. in Respect of an Intention to Cooperate Regarding Oilsands Exploration Technology
Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. (TSX: SUO) (HKSE: 2012) MarketWire

Virtual Shareholders Meeting for Provident New York Bancorp
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), parent company of Provident Bank, announced that the annual shareholder meeting this year would be a virtual meeting accessible via the Internet. This is the first virtual annual shareholder meeting for Provident New York Bancorp. The annual shareholder meeting presentation will be available live online for all shareholders of record at 11:00 a.m MarketWire

World Moto, Inc.: Bangkok Post and Manager Daily Interviews Management
World Moto, Inc (OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE) ("World Moto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that business and technology editors of The Bangkok Post and Manager Daily have conducted an in depth interview with the management of World Moto MarketWire

Duke Realty Corporation Redeems Series O Preferred Shares in Alignment With Capital Strategy
Duke Realty Corporation ("Duke Realty") (NYSE: DRE), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of bulk industrial facilities, medical office properties, and suburban office buildings, announced today that it has called for redemption all of its 711,820 outstanding 8 MarketWire

SolarCure Connects Solar Powered SEO(TM) With Marketing
Leave it to an inventor to design a brand new way to promote a company. This new way of marketing is called Solar Powered SEO™. Inventor Raymond Saluccio established himself a few years ago with one revolutionary patent allowed, along with several others that are still pending. While considering what makes an idea stand out from all others, Mr MarketWire

Sino Cement Inc. Announces Cancellation of 75% of Outstanding Shares
Sino Cement Inc. (OTC PINK: OCEE). Mr. Marco Garduno, Director of Sino Cement Inc. and controlling shareholder today announced that he has returned to the treasury and cancelled 8,500,000 restricted common shares representing approximately 3 of every 4 shares outstanding for nil consideration MarketWire

Theravance, Inc. to Offer $250 Million Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2023
Theravance, Inc MarketWire

BroadSoft to Announce Q4 and Year-End Fiscal Results on February 27, 2013
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) announced today that it will report financial results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2012 after market close on Wednesday, February 27, 2013. BroadSoft will hold a conference call on February 27, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss the Company's fourth quarter and year-end 2012 results. MarketWire

National PTA Praises Administration's Gun Violence Prevention Agenda
The following statement can be attributed to National PTA® President Betsy Landers: MarketWire

Audience to Host Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call on January 31, 2013
Audience®, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADNC), the leader in advanced voice and audio processing for mobile devices, has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, January 31, 2013, at 1:30pm PT / 4:30pm ET to discuss its fourth quarter 2012 financial results. Participating in the call will be Peter Santos, president and chief executive officer, and Kevin Palatnik, chief financial officer MarketWire

Stutz Artiano Adds Partner and Associate
Stutz Artiano Shinoff & Holtz is pleased to announce that Ljubisa Kostic has rejoined the firm as a partner. His practice will continue to focus on a wide variety of civil litigation, including personal injury and business law. Mr MarketWire

DayStar Technologies (DSTI) Receives Approval From NASDAQ for Its Listing Qualification Panel Hearing
DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) has submitted its response to hold an annual meeting within one year of the end of the Company's fiscal year ending. This response was submitted to the previously announced, NASDAQ staff determination letter of non-compliance of listing rules, which included the requirement to file a Form14A MarketWire

Hansen Medical Names Robert Cathcart Senior Vice President of Global Sales
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in intravascular robotics, today announced that Robert (Bob) Cathcart has joined the Company in the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Global Sales. Mr. Cathcart will report directly to Bruce Barclay, President and Chief Executive Officer MarketWire

SNIA Green Storage Initiative Releases SNIA Emerald(TM) Power Efficiency Measurement Specification V2.0
News Summary: SNIA Emerald Specification V2.0 introduces "hot band" workload testing for storage array testing SNIA Emerald How to Guide V2 MarketWire

Zeroline Golf Supports SDJGA With Donations
Zeroline Golf, developers of the innovative new Golf MTRx™ mobile app that uses biomechanic analysis to improve swing efficiency, will donate $1 from each app purchased during the upcoming Farmers Insurance Open held from January 24-27 to the San Diego County Junior Golf Association (SDJGA) to support its mission to enrich the lives of youth through education, training and competition. MarketWire

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Facility Earns Green Business Certification
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that its Livermore, Calif., facility recently earned the Green Business Certification from the California Green Business Program. MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino Is First in North America to Debut Amazon Fishing(TM) Slot Machine
Looking to get a little practice in before fishing season arrives or maybe it just sounds like fun to catch a big exotic fish from the Amazon River? Head to Barona Resort & Casino and you can be among the first in North America to play an Amazon Fishing™ slot machine. Developed by slot maker Aruze Gaming America Inc MarketWire

Stonyfield Churns Out New Blends Yogurt to Satisfy Cravings for Pure Creamy Yogurt With Real Fruit Pieces
Stonyfield, the world's leading organic yogurt maker, is introducing Blends -- pure organic yogurt blended with fresh fruit pieces and fruit purees. For yogurt lovers who crave a more satisfying cup, Blends are a delicious combination of organic milk and fruit that just might have yogurt fans thinking they're eating berries and cream. MarketWire

Actiance and Janney Montgomery Scott to Present on the Importance of Leveraging Social Media at the 2013 Janney Elite Financial Advisor Conference
Actiance, helping organizations benefit from communications, collaboration and social networking, today announced its participation in the 2013 Janney Elite Financial Advisor Conference MarketWire

Credit Card Debt Consolidation Debt Relief Programs Offer Maximum Savings
Credit card debt consolidation and debt relief programs are today helping many Americans who are having trouble paying their bills. Many people face a financial crisis at some point in their lives. Whether the crisis is caused by personal or family illness, the loss of a job, or overspending, it can seem overwhelming. But often, by taking action it can be overcome. MarketWire

UPDATE: Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Power Solutions International, Inc.; $26.00 Target Price
Vista Partners announced today that it has initiated coverage on Power Solutions International, Inc. (OTCBB: PSIX) ("The Company," or "PSIX"); with a twelve month target price of $26.00 MarketWire

Michelle Moreno CFA Elected President of Chicago Finance Exchange
Dresner Partners, a leading FINRA-registered, middle-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that Managing Director, Michelle Moreno, has been elected President of the Chicago Finance Exchange. Having previously served as Vice President for the organization, Ms MarketWire

TCW, EIG, Carlyle Reach Agreement, Clearing Way for Closing of Transaction
The TCW Group (TCW), an international asset management firm, EIG Global Energy Partners ("EIG"), a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector, and global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today jointly announced an agreement under which EIG is now supportive of the acquisition of TCW by investment funds affiliated with Carlyle and TCW management. MarketWire

Implant Sciences Receives TSA Approval
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, announced today that the U.S MarketWire

ENLASO to Co-Present Two-Part Webinar Series With Adobe Systems: Using Adobe Tech Comm Tools to Capture Global Markets
ENLASO® Corporation (, a provider of translation and localization solutions, today announced that it will co-present a live, two-part webinar series with Adobe Systems -- Using Adobe Tech Comm Suite 4 Tools to Capture Global Markets. MarketWire

Sextant Self Funding Is Pleased to Announce a New Program Partner MCM
MCM has been selected by Sextant Self Funding, a full service Managing General Underwriter, as a new Program Partner to improve their goal of bringing sound, quality Stop Loss underwriting to the marketplace MarketWire

JDSU Schedules Fiscal 2013 Second Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2013 second quarter ended December 29, 2012, on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, after the close of the market. MarketWire

Echo Global Logistics Named Carrier of the Year by Monster Beverage Company
Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, announced today it was selected as a 2012 Carrier of the Year by Monster Beverage Company, a leading marketer and distributor of energy drinks and various popular alternative beverages MarketWire

iMomentous Shares Best Practices for Developing an Effective Mobile Talent Strategy
iMomentous, delivering a highly scalable mobile talent technology platform that enables companies to recruit, retain and engage their talent, today announced the release of its latest white paper, "How to Build a Mobile Talent Strategy," focusing on the rising use of mobile technology in the workplace and how it can be used to improve communication with all talent. MarketWire

Financial Services Update: Over 80% of Americans Surveyed Feel Not Prepared for Retirement
According to the Retirement Confidence Survey, over 80% of workers surveyed feel they may not have done a good enough job of preparing for their retirement. The study further reveals that retirement confidence has stagnated. This is where financial services are paramount. MarketWire

Washington Investment Advisors Introduces Personal Retirement View
Lenda Washington, President of Washington Investment Advisors, today announced the formal launch of Personal Retirement View (PRV). PRV is a personalized consolidated retirement income planning report that helps plan sponsors increase retirement plan enrollment and active participation to enable employees to attain adequate income replacement in retirement MarketWire

Beauty Research: Fun and Fabulous Weight Loss Resolution
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently discussed the popular New Year's resolution of getting fit and losing weight and stressed that the secret is incorporating fun ways to motivate and inspire. Popular activities such as Zumba and martial arts top of the list of fun exercises which promote physical fitness and weight loss MarketWire

EGS-APAC Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO, Worldwide
Expert Global Solutions (EGS), a leader in Customer Relationship Management and Accounts Receivable Management services, today announced that it has been positioned as an industry leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO, Worldwide MarketWire

Scott Slone Joins Azul Partners Family of Sites as CTO
Azul Partners, parent company of sourcing and procurement industry-leading blogs Spend Matters and MetalMiner, is pleased to announce that Scott Slone has joined as Chief Technology Officer. MarketWire

Lumenpulse and Lutron Sign Agreement to Integrate EcoSystem(R) Across Lumenpulse's Portfolio of Indoor and Outdoor LED Luminaires
Lumenpulse Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced it has signed an agreement with Lutron Electronics, an industry leader in the lighting controls and energy management market MarketWire

Destination Casino Discussion Kicks Off Florida Gaming Congress, February 25-26, 2013
A panel of lawmakers, gaming operators and other experts will examine the potential for destination resorts in Florida, a critical issue that could reshape Florida's tourist industry. This panel will be the kick-off event at the Florida Gaming Congress, to be held February 25-26, 2013, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Receives Record $10.8 Million in External Research Awards in 2012
After successfully securing $10.8 million in external grant funding in 2012, Kessler Foundation is poised to make even greater discoveries to improve quality of life for people with disabilities. MarketWire

Record Low Initial Interest Rates in 29th Annual ARM Survey
Freddie Mac (OTCBB: FMCC) today released the results of its 29th Annual Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM) Survey of prime loan offerings, which was conducted January 7 to January 10, showing ARM initial-period rates are the lowest recorded in the annual survey and hybrid ARMs remain the most common adjustable-rate product available in the market. MarketWire

The Mexico Fund, Inc. Announces Composition of 2012 Distributions
The Mexico Fund, Inc. (NYSE: MXF) announced today that the four distributions corresponding to the fiscal year 2012, which together totaled $2.4142 per share, were comprised of $0.1498 net investment income, $0.0210 short-term capital gains and $2.2434 long-term capital gains, as shown in the following table MarketWire

IEC to Present at 9th Annual Noble Financial Capital Markets Equity Conference
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE MKT: IEC) today announced that W. Barry Gilbert, Chairman of the Board and CEO, will present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Ninth Annual Equity Conference at the Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Florida on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. in room 4. Mr MarketWire

Virginia Adopts The Quantile Framework for Mathematics to Bring Meaning to Measurement
MetaMetrics®, developer of the widely adopted Lexile® Framework for Reading, is pleased to announce that the 2012-2013 school year marks Virginia's adoption of The Quantile® Framework for Mathematics MarketWire

Five Presentation Folder Trends to Look Out For in 2013
Company Folders (, a custom presentation folder printer, has announced its list of expected trends in the folder and printing industry for 2013. MarketWire

MFI-Miami in Talks With Black Panthers to Help Stop Alleged Illegal Eviction Against Inner-City Teacher by Taxpayer Owned Fannie Mae
Steve Dibert, President of MFI-Miami, an internationally recognized leader in investigating mortgage fraud, announced that MFI-Miami is in talks with the Detroit Chapter of the New Black Panthers to join the fight to keep Amy Plumb, an inner-city school teacher from Genesee County, Michigan from being evicted by Fannie Mae and their attorneys, Orlans Associates. MarketWire

Freddie Mac Prices New $5.5 Billion Five-Year Reference Notes(R) Security
Freddie Mac (OTCBB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 0.875% 5-year USD Reference Notes® security due on March 7, 2018. The issue, CUSIP number 3137EADP1, was priced at 99.780 to yield 0.919%, or 18.5 basis points more than five-year U.S. Treasury Notes. The issue will settle on Thursday, January 17, 2013. MarketWire

Bergio International Outlook for 2013
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCQB: BRGO) ("Bergio" or the "Company") gives their outlook for 2013. MarketWire

a.i. solutions Awarded Contract to Provide FreeFlyer(R) Software to DoD's Joint Space Operations Center
a.i. solutions has been awarded a contract to provide the company's FreeFlyer software to support the Department of Defense's Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC) at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. MarketWire

Christina Perri to Perform at Upcoming Concerts in Support of Multiple Important Causes; Singer to Join Steven Tyler, Roger Daltrey, and Others at Vocal Health Institute's "Raise Your Voice" Benefit, Slated for January 24th in Beverly Hills; Perri to Then Co-Headline Three Intimate, Acoustic Dates f
Atlantic recording artist Christina Perri has announced a number of upcoming live dates in support of two charitable organizations she holds near and dear to her heart. MarketWire

D&G Pet Store to Hold Annual Customer Appreciation Sale on January 19
D&G Pets' annual Customer Appreciation Event and Sale will be held Saturday, January 19. Anyone with an interest in exotic pets or making changes to their existing aquarium design will benefit from the sale's heavily discounted prices. There will be free samples of products and door prizes to win. MarketWire

Socialware Ends Year With Record Revenue Growth and Customer Adoption
Socialware, the leading social business solution provider for financial services, today announced 162 percent revenue growth over prior year in 2012, the result of customer wins and accelerated activations among large-scale organizations MarketWire

Dr. Andrew Dean at Laporte Animal Clinic Publishes Winter Horseback Riding Guide
Just because it is getting cold outside does not meant you have to stop a favorite outdoor pastime, and Laporte Animal Clinic's equine veterinarian and farrier, Dr. Dean, has some tips and services to help make your horse or pony more comfortable in the snow and ice. MarketWire

David Lichtenstein Assesses Post-Recession Commercial Real Estate Trends
For the last several years, the U.S. economy has existed in a state of constant tumult -- a state that many economic pundits have labeled the "Great Recession MarketWire

Metro Technology's Visual Alert Solution Selected by the Ephrata Police Department, Lancaster County
Metro Technology Services, Inc., leading provider of public safety software solutions serving agencies in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, today announced that the Ephrata Police Department (Lancaster County, Pa.) has selected its Visual Alert® records management software solution to efficiently and effectively prepare reports, manage records and control the flow of departmental information. MarketWire

MStar Semiconductor Chooses Flingo's Samba Interactive TV Platform for Dynamic Advertising and Social TV Within Smart TV Solution
Flingo (, the world's largest publisher of Smart TV apps, today announced that (, its new interactive TV platform, will be integrated into MStar Semiconductor, Inc. ("MStar") Smart TV solution to instantly synchronize any screen -- TV, tablet, phone or PC -- with live TV shows MarketWire

Adometry(R) CEO Paul Pellman to Present at OMMA Data Driven Marketing
A week from today, Paul Pellman, CEO of Adometry, Inc., a leading provider of cross-channel attribution intelligence, will present to leaders from media, marketing and advertising at OMMA Data Driven Marketing (DDM) in New York MarketWire

BioNitrogen's President to Address SSEA Annual Conference in Orlando
BioNitrogen Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BION), a cleantech company that utilizes proprietary technology to build environmentally-friendly plants that convert biomass into urea fertilizer, announced today that Bryan Kornegay, Jr., President and CFO of BioNitrogen, will speak at the upcoming Sweet Sorghum Ethanol Association's (SSEA) Annual Conference on January 24, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. MarketWire

The Vermont Country Store to Open Employee Health Centers
The Vermont Country Store is partnering with Marathon Health, one of the nation's leading providers of worksite healthcare, to open new employee health centers at their North Clarendon Operations Center and Manchester headquarters on May 1, 2013 MarketWire

Triplefin to Feature Its Patient Assistance Solutions at the 14th Annual CBI PAP - Patient Assistance and Access Programs Conference

Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic Joins Hogan Assessments as Vice President of Research and Innovation
Hogan Assessment Systems announced today that Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic joined the company as its vice president of research and innovation. In this role, he will work to ensure that Hogan remains on the cutting edge of the personality assessment industry by directing new product research and driving continuous innovation. MarketWire

Longreach Oil & Gas Limited: Issue of Options

Tara Minerals Provides Review and 2013 Outlook
Tara Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: TARM) (BERLIN: 6T3) is pleased to provide a corporate update regarding its Gold, Silver, Zinc, and Lead properties located in Mexico. MarketWire

Top 10 "DON'Ts" Marketing Executives Need to Think About in 2013 for Video and Social Media
The 7th Chamber, one of the world's leading video seeding agencies, today announced its top 10 "Don't" recommendations for marketing executives in 2013. Last year was monumental for brands experimenting in social advertising MarketWire

Do More With Oxygen Helps Those With COPD and Their Caregivers Better Understand the Disease With Free Guide
Understanding Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and its symptoms can be confusing for those recently diagnosed with the disease and their loved ones. That's why the online community Do More With Oxygen created "COPD 101," a free comprehensive guide to understanding the ins and outs of COPD. MarketWire

IC Potash Expands Polyhalite Ochoa Project in Lea County, New Mexico
IC Potash Corp MarketWire

Nexage Achieves 171% Growth in 2012
Nexage, the leading premium mobile advertising exchange with the market's most advanced real-time bidding (RTB) platform, today announced that it grew revenues by 171% in 2012 MarketWire

Nurse Next Door Home Care Franchise Has Few Real Competitors, Survey Shows
A recent study commissioned by Nurse Next Door, a rapidly growing home care franchise system, shows that few companies can compete with Nurse Next Door's quality and breadth of service and responsiveness to clients -- even in an industry that seems highly competitive. MarketWire

Voxeo Renames Flagship VoiceObjects(TM) to Voxeo CXP(TM) and Launches New Website for Customer Service Professionals
Voxeo announced today that it has renamed its award-winning flagship VoiceObjects customer experience platform to Voxeo CXP, which better reflects the long-time integrated capabilities of the suite beyond just voice interactions MarketWire

Wall Street Equities Research Initiates Coverage, Places Speculative Buy Rating on Converge Global, Inc (OTC: CVRG)
Converge Global, Inc (PINKSHEETS: CVRG) is a United States based company with plans to develop and operate a unique online portal and media platform to service the hospitality and food service industries, locally, domestically and internationally. MarketWire Wins 2013 Cloud Award, the leader in integrated bill payment, invoicing, and cash management solutions for businesses, today announced it has been named a winner in the Best Software as a Service category of the 2012-2013 Cloud Awards Program. MarketWire

Volkswagen Wins 2012 Polk Automotive Loyalty Award
Volkswagen of America, Inc. was presented with the 2012 Polk Automotive Loyalty Award for Most Improved Loyalty to Make at last night's Automotive News World Congress in Detroit, Michigan. MarketWire

RE/MAX Expands Marketing Technology Platform: New Integrated Solutions Deliver a "Digital Upgrade" to the RE/MAX Design Center
Real Estate Connect -- RE/MAX agents will be getting a "digital upgrade" to their Design Center with the ability to create mobile-ready Single Property Websites, YouTube enabled videos, and dozens of professionally written marketing campaigns for email, print and mail, and social media. MarketWire

Sell My Timeshare NOW Employees Make Holidays Brighter for Dover Children's Home
Employees of New Hampshire-based Sell My Timeshare NOW and helped spread holiday cheer to the young residents of Dover Children's Home MarketWire

Grizzly Gold Announces Additional Claim Staking and Fox Springs Project
Grizzly Gold Corp (OTCBB: GRZG) is pleased to announce that it has staked 100 additional claims in the vicinity of the original LB Vixen claim group. MarketWire

"Fire and Ice" - 5th Annual Q Center Winter Gala - January 26th, 2013 - Tickets, Tables, & Sponsorship Available Now
On Saturday, January 26th, 2013 Q Center's Winter Gala, one of the most highly regarded events in Portland, brings Fire and Ice to Castaway Portland. Fire and Ice, yin and yang, will bring together a night of passion and confidence as we move into the next chapter of Q Center's development as a much needed program and resource center. MarketWire

Tustin Pacific Center Ahead of Schedule With New Marriott Prototypes in California
R.D. Olson Construction, a nationwide contracting firm established in 1979 by Bob Olson, is on pace to complete the $60 million mixed-use Tustin Pacific Center ahead of schedule, delivering the latest prototypes of Marriott's Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites concepts in California. MarketWire

XLrator Media Partners With Leading Multicultural Health and Wellness Movement "Feel Rich"
XLrator Media has teamed up with leading lifestyle brand "Feel Rich" ( to produce an inspirational feature film about the urban health and fitness movement MarketWire

Global 100 Financial Services Firm Selects Cicero XM(R)
Cicero Inc. (OTCBB: CICN), a provider of business performance software for desktops and mobile devices, announced today that a global financial services company with over $2 trillion in assets has signed a software license and services agreement to deliver a Cicero XM Smart Desktop solution to back office employees. MarketWire

Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Awards $1.3 Million to Accela for Building, Code Enforcement, Fire, Planning, and Engineering
Accela, Inc MarketWire

Implant Sciences to Host Conference Call Wednesday, January 16th at 1:30 pm EST
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, will be hosting a conference call today, January 16th, 2013, at 1:30 PM EST to provide an update to our investors on recent developments. MarketWire

Andrew Harper Announces Winners of His Annual Grand Awards
Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report has named Bardessono Hotel and Spa as one of three best hotels in the USA and Canada. MarketWire

BidSync Unveils Product Line Rebrand to Reflect End-to-End Procurement Solution Suite
BidSync today unveiled the rebrand of its electronic procurement suite of products. BidSync has launched new or updated versions of nearly every one of its products within its comprehensive, end-to-end e-procurement solution suite. This demonstrates the company's ongoing leadership in providing cloud-based e-procurement solutions for the public sector. MarketWire

Support New Year's Resolutions With Veganic Breads, Flours and Seeds From One Degree Organic Foods
Just in time for the New Year, One Degree Organic Foods offers tips for introducing healthful foods into your diet in 2013. Beyond the inevitable focus on fads, One Degree is dedicated to always providing simple, pure and delicious products whose ingredients can be tracked to their origin. This approach ensures that there is never more than one degree of separation between consumers and growers. MarketWire

Advocates In Action to Help Californians in Need Navigate Bureaucratic Maze of Medical and Governmental Services
Advocates In Action is a new Los Angeles-based business launched this month by veteran advocate Robert Schlesinger, who aims to assist seniors, intellectually or physically disabled persons and single parents in California with challenges they may face while trying to secure much-needed medical or governmental services. MarketWire

Digital Journal Announces Winners in Global Photo Essay Contest
Digital Journal today announced the winners of its global Photo Essay contest. With submissions from Nigeria to Vancouver, Australia to Michigan, Digital Journalists captured stunning portraits of life in all corners of the world. MarketWire

FormFactor to Announce Fourth Quarter 2012 Financial Results on February 6
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) will report financial results for its 2012 fiscal fourth quarter on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. The public is invited to listen to a live webcast of FormFactor's conference call on the Investors section of the company's web site at MarketWire

ESCO Pipe Beveling Cutter Blades Direct Heat Away From Pipe Surface
ESCO Tool has introduced a line of cutter blades for machining highly alloyed pipe that feature a proprietary chip breaker design and a Hard Lube coating for high performance and longer life. MarketWire

Ohio Department of Health Honors Quantum Health With Healthy Worksite Award
The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and Healthy Ohio Business Council (HOBC) have named Quantum Health as a 2012 Healthy Ohio Healthy Worksite Award - Bronze Winner in the Small Business category. ODH Director Theodore E. Wymyslo, M.D. and Laura Ritzler, chair of the HOBC, will present the award at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at the Embassy Suites Columbus-Dublin. MarketWire

AMD Open 3.0 Brings Simplicity, Power Efficiency and Cost-Effectiveness to the Data Center
OPEN COMPUTE SUMMIT -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today is launching the AMD Open 3.0 platform (formerly codenamed "Roadrunner,") a radical rethinking of the server motherboard designed to the standards developed by the Open Compute Project. AMD Open 3 MarketWire

PennantPark Investment Corporation Prices Public Offering of $67.5 Million 6.25% Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2025
PennantPark Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PNNT) announced today that it has priced an underwritten public offering of $67.5 million in aggregate principal amount of 6.25% senior unsecured notes due 2025. The notes will mature on February 1, 2025 and may be redeemed in whole or in part at any time or from time to time at the Company's option on or after February 1, 2016 MarketWire

The 15th Annual AVN Adult Entertainment Expo Begins This Week
The 2013 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE) will showcase an impressive lineup of the biggest names the adult industry has to offer, the hottest adult stars from around the world, a robust trade seminar program, stage shows, musical performances, and a first look at the cutting-edge technology behind some of the most innovative sex toys and novelties on the market today, and in the future MarketWire

Internet's Premier Stock Newsletter Completes 2012 With 41.1% Gain
This last year marked the 15th consecutive year that the BullTrade ( Newsletter portfolio has outgained the S&P 500 by more than 300%. Though up only 41.1% in 2012, the portfolio has averaged an amazing annual return of 77.7% since 1998. But the newsletter doesn't just perform well in up markets. From 2000-2002, the S&P 500 fell 43 MarketWire

Niemann Capital Management Renames Flagship Strategy
Niemann Capital Management (, a premier money-management firm that runs several separately managed account strategies for individual investors and institutions, today announced the renaming of its flagship strategy from Equity Plus to Global Opportunity. MarketWire

Rock Pink Donation to Help Cancer Patients in Continued Healing
The Florida Hospital Cancer Institute's (FHCI) Breast Cancer Survivorship Program recently received $15,000 from Rock Pink, a local non-profit dedicated to raising breast health awareness, to help patients with the issues they might face physically, mentally and emotionally when returning to a normal life as they go into remission. MarketWire

RURIC: Tatiana Ottestig takes the lead at Ruric AB
PRESS RELEASE / January 16, 2013 GlobeNewswire

The election committee's proposal regarding the board of directors etc of Castellum AB (publ)
The election committee of Castellum, appointed in accordance with the resolution taken by the shareholders at the annual general meeting 2012, consists of Mrs. Maj-Charlotte Wallin, representing AFA Försäkring, Mr. Rutger van der Lubbe representing Stichting Pensioenfonds ABP, Mr. Johan Strandberg representing SEB Fonder and Mrs GlobeNewswire

Northern Logistic Property ASA will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2012 on Thursday, 24 January 2013. In connection with this, the company will give a presentation at 08:30 CET. GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Corporation: Gordon Macomber to Lead Scientific and Scholarly Research Business of Thomson Reuters
Business to launch strategic customer advisory board in 2013 GlobeNewswire


A new Solvay organization geared towards sustainable, value-creative growth
Brussels, January 16th, 2013 --- Solvay today presented the new structure for its business activities and leadership team. The Group has redesigned its organization, with a far-reaching review of business processes and corporate functions, and a focus on simplifying and decentralizing its management structure GlobeNewswire

Former Symantec Leader Bill Robbins Joins [24]7 as Chief Operating Officer
[24]7, the intuitive consumer experience company, announced today that industry veteran Bill Robbins has joined [24]7 and will assume the newly-created position of Chief Operating Officer. Robbins joins [24]7 from Symantec, where he most recently served as Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Services, a position he held from 2009 through 2012 MarketWire

Adhesion Wealth Advisor Solutions Partners With BlackRock to Launch the BlackRock Model Portfolios Within a Turnkey Solution
Adhesion Wealth Advisor Solutions Inc. ("Adhesion"), a leading practice management and investment solutions partner to wealth advisors nationwide, today announced that it is partnering with BlackRock (NYSE: BLK) to offer the recently introduced BlackRock Model Portfolios in its investment strategies line-up MarketWire

Astute Selected as Product of the Year Finalist by Storage Magazine
Astute Networks™, Inc., the leading provider of performance storage appliances, today announced that it has been selected as a 2012 Product of the Year finalist by Storage Magazine and in the Enterprise Storage System category MarketWire

MIVNET Launches "MIVNET Connect" -- World's First Hybrid-Cloud, High Definition Multipoint Video Collaboration Solution
MIVNET, the world's largest and fastest-growing free directory represented by independent providers of videoconferencing services, today introduced MIVNET Connect, a new video collaboration solution that promises to revolutionize the industry by merging the power of two dominant technology trends: cloud service and "bring your own device" (BYOD). MarketWire

ActiveCare Announces Engagement of Ansley Securities
ActiveCare, Inc. (OTCBB: ACAR) ("ActiveCare" or the "Company") announced today that it has engaged Ansley Securities LLC ("Ansley") to provide strategic advisory services and act as its exclusive financial advisor for a capital raise to support the organic growth of its operations MarketWire

Steelwedge Delivers Planning Agility to the World's Manufacturers; Leads Global Growth in S&OP Market
In 2012, unpredictable financial, political and environmental events continued to crack the supply chain foundations of global manufacturers. That supply chain fragility has become a matter of global concern -- and was even addressed in a directive by US President Barack Obama. MarketWire

Graphite Corp. Engages Engineering Firm to Aid in Acquisition and Development Planning
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, is pleased to announce the engagement of Minetech USA, LLC ("Minetech"), a private engineering firm based in Elko, Nevada. MarketWire

VCA West Los Angeles to Open New 42,000 Square Foot Animal Hospital in 2013
VCA West Los Angeles announced today that it will open its newly-constructed animal hospital early this year. For the past 14 months, construction crews have been hard at work on VCA West L.A.'s new hospital at 1900 South Sepulveda Boulevard, just a few blocks south of its current location MarketWire

Foxit(R) Releases PDF SDK ActiveX 5.0
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and helping secure PDF documents, today announced the availability of Foxit PDF SDK ActiveX 5.0 MarketWire

Aquent On Demand Announces "Refund Right Now" Guarantee for Its On-Demand Marketing Project Management Solution, RoboHead
RoboHead, the Web-based project management and collaboration tool designed for marketing and creative organizations, now comes with a 100% money-back, unconditional guarantee MarketWire

Appian Reports Record Q4 Completing Record 2012 Year
Appian, the market leader in modern business process management (BPM) software, today announced record Q4 2012 company performance completing a record year for 2012. Total orders for Q4 more than doubled over Q4 2011, and grew more than 40 percent over Q3 2012. For the 2012 year in total, Appian achieved record highs in terms of total orders, total revenues, license orders and license revenues MarketWire

SEI Study: Use of Digital Communication Tools on the Rise Among World's Wealthy
According to a study released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC), Scorpio Partnership, and Standard Chartered Private Bank, the world's up-and-coming wealthy are not only adopting new technologies, but acutely understand how digital communication tools can enhance experiences. "The Futurewealth Report: Stepping into the Communication Age," surveyed 3,477 respondents globally with an average $1 MarketWire

1010data Partners With eMBS to Offer Agency Mortgage-Backed Security Data
1010data, a market leader in the analyzing, managing and sharing of big data, today announced a new partnership with eMBS, a leading provider of mortgage-backed securities (MBS) disclosure data for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae MarketWire

SDRL - Approval of prospectus for introducing FRN Seadrill Limited Senior Unsecured Bond Issue 2012/2014 to Oslo Børs
Hamilton, Bermuda, January 16, 2013 - The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway ("Finanstilsynet") has approved the prospectus dated January 16, 2013 in connection with the Listing of FRN Seadrill Limited Senior Unsecured Bond Issue 2012/2014, ISIN NO 001 063 611.1, on Oslo Børs. GlobeNewswire

CorpBanca Announced the Closing of Offering of US$800 Million Senior Notes Due 2018
CorpBanca, (NYSE: BCA) announced today the closing of offering US$800,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 3.125% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes"). The Notes were issued pursuant to an indenture dated January 15, 2013. MarketWire

RYU Announces Resignation of a Director
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: RYUN) (TSX VENTURE: RYU),, announced that John Wood has resigned as a director of the Company. The Board of Directors of the Company thanks Mr. Wood for his contribution and service to the Company and wishes him well in future endeavors. MarketWire

Serabi Gold plc ("Serabi" or the "Company") Result of General Meeting

Clorox Recognized for Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) has received the Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Disclosure Policy Award by Corporate Secretary magazine. The award recognized the company's 2011 annual report "Think Outside the Bottle," which was Clorox's first time to combine its financial, environmental, social and governance performance in one report. MarketWire

Amerigo's Q4-2012 and Full Year Production Results Exceed Guidance
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce production results for the fourth quarter of 2012 from Minera Valle Central ("MVC"), the Company's operations located near Rancagua, Chile. MVC produced 13.56 million pounds of copper and 290,705 pounds of molybdenum during the three months ended December 31, 2012, for a total of 51 MarketWire

Commitment to Culture Makes NetApp #6 Best Company to Work for in America, Fuels Customer Success
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today was ranked #6 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list for 2013. This is the fifth consecutive year that NetApp has ranked in the top 10 and the seventh consecutive year it has ranked in the top 15 MarketWire

Quasar Settles Litigation With NHS Health Solutions
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QASP) is pleased to announce that the Corporation has settled the current litigation by and between Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc., NHS Health Solutions, Inc., and individually Jeffrey DiGenova and Joseph Canouse. The Corporation has released NHS Health Solutions, Inc. and Mr MarketWire

Opinionmeter's Mobile Survey Solution Expands Into Canada
Opinionmeter International, developer of the award winning mobile market research survey platform, announced today the expansion of its worldwide network of licensees with the addition of Pugsley + Surgenor Advertising, Inc. based in Toronto, Canada. MarketWire

Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONXX) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 4,400,000 shares of its common stock. The gross proceeds to Onyx from this offering are expected to be approximately $358,600,000, before underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses payable by Onyx MarketWire

Barfresh Names Industry Veteran Director of Manufacturing and Product Development
Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BRFH) ("Barfresh Food Group" "Barfresh" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and distributor of unique ready to blend beverages, today announced that Craig J. Bennett, an industry veteran, has been named Director of Manufacturing and Product Development for the Company. This is a newly created position in response to Barfresh's growth. MarketWire

Connotate Announces Change Detection With Highlighting for Web Data Extraction
Connotate, Inc., the leading provider of Web data monitoring and extraction solutions, today announced new product capabilities that streamline operations and reduce costs by detecting changes to Web sites and automatically highlighting content that has changed. MarketWire

Robeks Smoothie Franchise One of the Fastest Growing Restaurant Brands on Facebook
Fans of Robeks premium fruit smoothies and fresh juices are pushing the brand into the stratosphere on Facebook. The Restaurant Social Media Index, a partnership between analytics firm DigitalCoco and Nation's Restaurant News, recently ranked Robeks 11th out of more than 4,400 restaurant brands in growth of "presence" on Facebook. MarketWire

CaroTrans Boosts Service to Japan With Direct, Weekly San Francisco LCL Export
CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, today announced expansion of their global service network with the addition of a direct, weekly LCL export service from San Francisco to Japan MarketWire

CorpBanca Announced the Pricing of Offering of Common Shares, Including Common Shares in the Form of American Depositary Shares
CorpBanca, (NYSE: BCA) announced today the pricing of the offering of 10,680,200,621 common shares, including common shares in the form of American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") in the United States and elsewhere outside the Republic of Chile ("Chile") at a price of US$19.75 per ADS. An additional 1,335,032,639 common shares, including common shares in the form of ADSs, are being offered by Mr MarketWire

Vision Solutions iTERA Availability 6.1 Delivers Improved Business Continuity for IBM i
Vision Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of information availability software and services with more than 25,000 customers running Windows, Linux, IBM Power Systems and Cloud Computing environments, today announced the latest release of iTERA Availability for IBM i. Version 6 MarketWire

C-COM Reports Quarterly Dividend
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc., (TSX VENTURE: CMI) a leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, today announced the payment of an eligible dividend in the amount of $0.0075 per common share payable on February 13, 2013 to all shareholders of record as of January 30, 2013. Based on its closing price of $0 MarketWire

Trilliant Exploration Signs Definitive Agreement With Copper Island Project
Trilliant Exploration Corporation (OTCQB: TTXP) ("Company") reports that the company and Copper Island Mines Ltd. ("Copper") have signed a definitive agreement for Trilliant to complete the acquisition of a 20% interest in Copper Island's Quadra Island Project ("Project") for Thirty Million shares of Trilliant's common stock. MarketWire

More Than 10 Million Corporate End-Users Use SecureAuth for Identity Access Management on Mobile, Cloud and Network; Company Records Triple Digit Revenue Growth Fifth Year in a Row
SecureAuth, a leading provider of identity enforcement technology for the enterprise, closed 2012 with record corporate end-user subscriber and revenue growth. There are more than 10 million subscribers whose organizations benefit from being an Identity Provider to securely authorize employees, partners and customers access to enterprise data from any device anywhere MarketWire

dotloop Shares Its Vision to Make the Home-Buying Experience as Enjoyable as Buying a Latte
Inman Connect 2013 -- dotloop, the fastest-growing software company in real estate, today announced its vision for creating an open ecosystem of industry-leading partners committed to making the home-buying process as enjoyable as buying a latte MarketWire

Vestiq Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Launches With Agenda for Rapid Growth, Acquires NDAs for ORAVIG(R) (Miconazole Buccal Tablets) and Zuplenz(R) (Ondansetron) Oral Soluble Film
Vestiq Pharmaceuticals, an emerging Specialty Pharmaceutical Company, formally announces its launch of products that began commercialization in December of 2012. Vestiq is strategically formed through a consolidation of existing U.S. and international pharmaceutical entities and industry partnerships. The Company's headquarters are located near Research Triangle Park, N.C MarketWire

Quantum Announces Fiscal Third Quarter Results Conference Call
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced that it will issue a news release on its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2013, ended Dec. 31, 2012, on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, after the close of the market. The company will hold a conference call to discuss these results. MarketWire

Signiant Adds Workflow and Business Intelligence Enhancements to Award-Winning Media Shuttle(TM) File Sharing Solution
Signiant, the market leader in intelligent file movement software for the media and entertainment industry, today announced several enhancements to its award-winning Media Shuttle hybrid SaaS file sharing solution MarketWire

PixelMags Launches Readr(R) Newsstand With Revolutionary New Advertising Delivery Platform
PixelMags, one of the largest digital content delivery companies in the world, has launched the next generation of digital magazines newsstands called Readr® which gives consumers instant access to hundreds of magazines, along with AnyTime® -- its new, all-you-can-read for one low monthly price, feature. MarketWire

Tampa Welcomes Its First Bar Method(TM) Studio
Tampa's vibrant Westshore Business District is the newest location to welcome fitness sensation The Bar Method™. The Bar Method quickly and safely reshapes, burns fat and elongates muscles by merging the principles of isometrics, interval training, dance conditioning, and the science of physical therapy MarketWire

Bunchball Extends Power of Gamification to Salesforce Service Cloud
Core News Facts: Bunchball, the pioneer and market leader in gamification, today announced it is extending the power of motivational techniques to the Salesforce Service Cloud, a leading customer service solution used by more than 32,000 organizations worldwide MarketWire

Leap Motion to Launch Leap Motion Controller Exclusively at Best Buy
Leap Motion, the motion-control software and hardware company changing the future of human/computer interaction, today announced it will launch its Leap Motion Controller exclusively in all U.S. Best Buy stores and online at this spring. The Leap Motion controller will be available for pre-order online at BestBuy MarketWire

Drilling at Wassa Mine Yields Further Encouraging Results That Support Decision to Increase Rate of Drilling
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE MKT: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) MarketWire

Vitamin Blue Provides Company Overview for New Investors
Vitamin Blue, Inc. (OTCQB: VTMB) was founded in 1999 as an innovative water boardsports company based in Costa Mesa, California. They design, manufacture, and distribute water boardsports apparel (boardshorts and t-shirts) as well as water boardsports accessories (board bags, paddle bags and rack pads) MarketWire

ERF Wireless Continues to Expand Its High-Speed Terrestrial Networks in Texas Covering Major Oil and Gas Drilling Areas
ERF Wireless, Inc. (OTCBB: ERFB), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the company has completed building its previously announced high-speed wireless broadband network in the Eagle Ford Shale region of South Texas MarketWire

Virtual Agent Software Provider IntelliResponse Celebrates 150th Customer Win
IntelliResponse Systems, the leading provider of virtual agent technology solutions for the enterprise, is pleased to announce the addition of its 150th enterprise customer, bringing the total number of customer-facing deployments of IntelliResponse Virtual Agents to more than 365. MarketWire

Petrosonic Closes $3.1 Million Financing
Petrosonic Energy Inc. (OTCQB: PSON), an emerging leader in heavy oil upgrading and related technologies, announced today that it has completed an equity financing of $3.1 million with a group of strategic retail and institutional investors. MarketWire

American Hernia Society Selects ArborMetrix's Fully Integrated Registry Solution to Establish National Outcomes Registry and Reporting System
ArborMetrix, Inc MarketWire

W. P. Carey Ends 2012 With Total Investment Volume of $1.4 Billion
W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced 2012 investment volume, financing and leasing activities for its owned and managed portfolios. Investments totaled approximately $1.4 billion in 2012, comprised of approximately $152 million for W. P. Carey's owned portfolio and $1.2 billion for the publicly-held, non-traded REITs that it manages. MarketWire

FAIR Health Selects Oracle Exadata Database Machine and Oracle's Sun ZFS Storage Appliance
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Crown Technology May Allow Multi-Year Patent Extension of Blockbuster Drugs
Crown Marketing (OTCQB: CWNM) is pleased to announce that Crown's Controlled Drug Delivery Technology (CDDT) will focus on utilizing its unique and novel controlled drug delivery device to assist pharmaceutical companies in their lifecycle management strategies to extend patent life for blockbuster drugs. MarketWire

Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist Focuses on Dental Health Over Appearance
Dr. Kevin Sands, a Beverly Hills dentist, knows the impact that a beautiful smile can have on one's appearance. However, he also believes that when it comes to patients' teeth, appearance should not be the only concern patients have. Dr. Sands says in addition to cosmetic benefits, there are significant health benefits associated with straight teeth. MarketWire

Volkswagen's "The Force" Named One of the Top 10 Auto Commercials of the Last 25 Years
Volkswagen of America, Inc. was honored by The One Club at the North American International Auto Show in recognition of three of its advertisements, including 2011's "The Force," being named within the "Top 10" list of the best automobile commercials from the past 25 years. MarketWire

Avalon Ventures Leads Investment in First Operating Company From Redstar Ventures
Redstar Ventures, the Boston-based venture foundry, today announced that early-stage venture capital fund Avalon Ventures has led an investment in LoopIt, an operating company from Redstar Ventures MarketWire

Prometric to Open $12 Million, State-of-the-Art, Global Operations Hub in Baltimore County
Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development Secretary Dominick Murray today joined with Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and Prometric CEO Michael Brannick to announce the opening of a $12 million, state-of-the-art, global operations hub to be located in the White Marsh, Maryland, and 100 new jobs for the region MarketWire

Nextrials Showcases Its Clinical Trial Data Platform for the Fifth Consecutive Year at Connectathon 2013
(IHE North America Connectathon) - Nextrials, Inc. (, a leader in clinical research software and services, will participate for the fifth consecutive time in the annual IHE North America Connectathon sponsored by IHE (Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise), to be held January 28 - February 2 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago MarketWire

ComSci Shares Thought Leadership at 2013 Chief Information Officer Leadership Forum
ComSci, the award-winning IT financial and business management solutions company, today announced its participation in the Argyle Executive Forum's 2013 Chief Information Officer Leadership Forum, held today in Dallas. In addition to sponsoring the event, ComSci's executives will be in attendance to share the company's strategies in IT financial and business management. MarketWire

University of Granada Uses Cisco Technology to Accelerate Teaching and Investigative Capacity
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has announced that the University of Granada (Spain) has renovated its network infrastructure with the Cisco Catalyst® 6500 Series Switches. The upgrade incorporates higher-capacity processors and 40 Gbps Gigabit Ethernet connectivity cards in order to establish aggregated links and obtain a connection to the 160 Gbps nucleus of the network backbone MarketWire

GSX Solutions Offers Most Comprehensive Exchange Monitoring and Reporting to Date
GSX Solutions [], the global leader in proactive, consolidated monitoring and reporting of enterprise collaboration environments, including Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) and IBM Notes, today announced new Outlook Anywhere and Unified Messaging Exchange 2010 monitoring and reporting capabilities for GSX Monitor & Analyzer MarketWire

Alma Manu planning the future of its Rovaniemi newspaper printing facility
Alma Media Corporation   Press release   January 16, 2013 at 3:00pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Norwest Venture Partners Makes $35 Million Minority Equity Investment in PICS to Accelerate Growth
PICS Auditing, LLC, a leading SaaS and tech-enabled services business that helps corporations manage the contractor screening and credentialing process, announced today that it has received a $35 million minority equity investment from Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), a leading multi-stage investment firm MarketWire

Wireless Security White Paper Released by Vodafone M2M
A new white paper focusing on wireless solutions for the security market has recently been released by Vodafone M2M. MarketWire

Nikkei 225 Advances as Japan Praises Shinzo Abe -- City Index Asia
City Index Asia -- The Nikkei 225 rallied to 10801.57 points at close of play in Tokyo, as more than two-thirds of Japanese voters stated they support the Liberal Democratic Party prime minister's proposals for bringing about a recovery. MarketWire

FLSmidth's revised financial calendar 2013
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 02-2013, 16 January 2013 GlobeNewswire

Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseJanuary 16, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.Rapala VMC Corporation's ("the Group") third quarter stock exchange release stated that the Group expects 2012 net sales to increase from 2011 and the comparable operating profit to remain close to last year's level. GlobeNewswire

Top North American Fiberglass Window Frame Maker, Omniglass SCT, Reborn in Winnipeg
One of Canada's leading manufacturers of fiberglass for window and door frames has been reborn one year after fire destroyed its predecessor. Omniglass SCT began work on new fiberglass pultruded frames and components in November 2012, at their new location inside Structural Composite Technologies' state-of-the-art composite plant in Winnipeg. MarketWire

Seabridge Expands Camp Zone High Grade Gold Deposit at KSM
Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA)(NYSE: SA) announced today results from the final 10 exploration holes drilled last summer on the newly discovered Camp Zone at its 100%-owned KSM Project in northwestern British Columbia MarketWire

Optoro Closes $7.5M Series A Round Led by Grotech Ventures
Optoro (, a technology company helping retailers to better manage and increase revenue from their returned and excess inventory, announced today that it has closed a Series A-1 round of $7.5M in venture funding led by Grotech Ventures. Previous investors SJF Ventures and QED also participated in the round. This brings Optoro's total funding since inception to nearly $10 million. MarketWire

Drobo 5N Now Shipping -- More Advanced and Speedy Networked Drobo Further Extends New Product Family and Technologies
Drobo, makers of award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, today announced the general availability and shipping of its fastest and most technologically advanced networked storage, the new Drobo 5N. MarketWire

Second Century Ventures Brings Cloud Computing to Realtors(R)
The National Association of Realtors®' venture capital fund Second Century Ventures has become a strategic investor in Symform, a revolutionary, distributed cloud backup service. MarketWire

Ayasdi Launches With $10 Million From Khosla Ventures and FLOODGATE to Pioneer Automated Insight Discovery From 'Big Data'
Ayasdi ( today announced that it has received $10.25 million in a Series A funding led by Khosla Ventures and FLOODGATE. Ayasdi has created the world's first Insight Discovery platform, a technology that combines advanced mathematics, computer science, and visualization to help organizations find breakthrough insights in large and complex datasets that lead to impactful outcomes. MarketWire

Plant Closures in U.S. Industrial Manufacturing Industry Expected to Remain High in 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Between January 2008 and December 2012, the Industrial Manufacturing Industry closed nearly 1,500 manufacturing plants, which resulted in the loss of more than 367,000 jobs. Looking ahead to 2013, it appears as though closures will remain strong. Industrial Info is currently tracking 35 U.S MarketWire

Back-To-Basics Spread Betting Provider Finspreads to Relaunch iPhone App
Finspreads -- The growing popularity of mobile and online trading has meant that many spread betting providers are launching smartphone apps. MarketWire

Academy Award-Nominated Animator Bill Plympton Reaches Kickstarter Funding Goal With 16 Days to Go
Bill Plympton's Kickstarter campaign blew past its $75,000 goal yesterday thanks to the 1000+ backers that pledged between $1 and $5,000 to the project. With 16 days left to go, the campaign announced a new "stretch goal" of $90,000 to help with P&A (prints and advertising) MarketWire

Aspect Security Researchers Discover Remote Code Vulnerability in the Spring Framework
Aspect Security, a pioneer in application security, today announced that its researchers have discovered a significant security vulnerability in the Spring Framework. Exclusive data from Sonatype, the operator of the Central Repository, the industry's primary source for open-source components, shows that more than 1 MarketWire

Houston Plastic Surgeon Outlines Sizing and Material Choices for Breast Implants
Dr. Philip Straka, a board-certified Houston plastic surgeon, encourages his patients to take the time to carefully consider their options in regard to breast augmentation. In addition to sizing decisions, patients also have the choice between saline and silicone implants. At his private practice, Dr. Straka educates his patients to ensure decisions are made with the individual's goals in mind. MarketWire

Reputation Changer: Scam Allegations Call for Heightened Online Reputation Management
According to a recent article from Business 2 Community, a company's online reputation is its brand's reputation -- period. Reviews, ratings, consumer testimonials and industry trends produce searches which all exist primarily in the online realm. As such, what the Internet reveals about a brand can either make or break it; thus, online reputation management is more critical than ever before MarketWire

Capital Meats Achieves Customer Satisfaction Level of 97 Percent
January is typically a month devoted to reflection and assessment -- not just among individuals, but among businesses, as well. As the calendar page turns and a new year begins, corporations are faced with a prime opportunity for deciding which strategies have worked well in the past, and what kinds of changes and improvements need to be prioritized over the months to come MarketWire

CohesiveFT Unveils OS Catalog for Users to Automate Image Deployment to IBM SCE, AWS, and Other Public Clouds
CohesiveFT, a leader in enterprise application-to-cloud migration and application software defined networking (SDN), today announced the availability of the OS Catalog on their two Server3 SaaS implementations. The OS Catalog is part of an image management system based on CohesiveFT's Server3 offering, providing cloud users with improved import experience and expanded operating system support. MarketWire

INFURN: Furniture Adapts to Housing Trends
While the saying "Home is Where the Heart Is" continues to resonate in the minds of many Americans, many individuals are taking a new approach to not only finding new homes, but rethinking interior design ideas MarketWire

The Makers of Hydroxycut Release New Tips for Boosting Weight Loss Efforts
Losing weight is a fairly common goal, particularly now that New Year resolutions are in full swing. But for many individuals, the task of losing unwanted pounds is one that takes a tremendous amount of effort. In fact, losing weight can prove to be one of the most difficult resolutions to keep, due to the lifestyle changes that are required and the fact that it is not a simple activity MarketWire

All Eyes on the US as Earnings Season Continues This Week -- City Index UK
City Index UK: The fourth-quarter earnings season picks up pace in the US this week, with a swathe of major companies announcing results starting Wednesday, January 16. MarketWire

XsunX Announces Start of CIGSolar(R) CIS Processing
XsunX, Inc. (OTCQB: XSNX), the developer of CIGSolar®, a patent-pending solar cell manufacturing process offering a capital-efficient, low-cost alternative to the use of silicon solar cells, today announced it had begun processing CIS films with its recently completed CIGSolar® TFPV solar cell evaporation system MarketWire

HKTDC Chairman Welcomes Economic Development Measures in Policy Address
Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) Chairman Jack So has welcomed the economic initiatives proposed by the Hong Kong Chief Executive in his Policy Address, which was unveiled today. Mr So agreed that the government should introduce policies responding to the global economic shift to the East and the implementation of the national 12th Five-Year Programme ACN Newswire

Red Eagle Mining Commences Environmental Impact Assessment and Augments Mine Development Team
Red Eagle Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: RD)(OTCQX: RDEMF) is pleased to announce that Conestoga-Rovers & Associates (CRA) have commenced a NI 43-101 compliant Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Kappes Cassiday and Associates (KCA) have commenced a Detailed Metallurgical Testwork and Process Design Program for the San Ramon deposit, Santa Rosa gold project, Colombia MarketWire

Nord Anglia Education Selects Xirrus for High Performance Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) Scheme
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced that Nord Anglia Education has deployed Xirrus Wireless Arrays to deliver high capacity, BYOD connectivity across its family of 14 international schools throughout Asia, Europe and the Middle East MarketWire

E-Waste Systems Signs Master Franchise in UK
E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI), (the "Company"), an electronic waste management and reverse logistics company, announced today the signing of a letter of intent to establish a Master Franchisee/Licensee in the United Kingdom (UK). MarketWire

Sycuan Golf Resort Hosts Legendary Women's Golf Pro Nancy Lopez
Hall of Fame LPGA Member Nancy Lopez will be in sunny El Cajon at the Sycuan Golf Resort for a special two day golf clinic on Jan. 19-20, 2013. MarketWire

Odessa Dentist Attends Conference on Latest Findings in 3D Imaging
Dr. Robin Rutherford, a Permian Basin cosmetic dentist, has a history of commitment to continuing education that far exceeds the minimum requirements expected from a professional in his field. In the past four years, Dr. Rutherford has completed more than 400 hours of advanced study in dental implants, porcelain veneers, and other cosmetic procedures. Dr MarketWire

King of Prussia Dentistry Practice Offers Free Seminars to Strengthen Patient Care
At their King of Prussia dental implant practice, the doctors at By Design Dental Implant Center, a team of dental specialists, strive to educate their patients on the importance of oral health. To meet this goal, they offer complimentary patient seminars on Wednesday nights. These seminars are hosted bi-weekly from 6:30 to 7:30 pm MarketWire

New Boutique Consulting Firm Packed With Top Specialists to Help Finance and Launch Ground-Breaking Tech and Media Companies in Russia, CIS Markets, Offering Turnkey Corporate Service Solutions

Fast Track Your Life After Bankruptcy; Get a New Identity Package From
Starting life over after personal bankruptcy or a financial crisis can be extremely difficult, with debt collectors and financial institutions relentless in their pursuit of re-possessing capital. MarketWire

Notification according to chapter 2, section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
CapMan Plc Stock Exchange Release 16 January 2013 at 11:00 a.m. EET   GlobeNewswire

Payment specialist Nets selects Telenor for telecom services in five European countries
Fornebu - January 16, 2013 - Telenor has entered an agreement with Nets, a European provider of payments, card and information services to supply them with telecom and data services in five European countries for the next three years GlobeNewswire

Successful outcome of Publicis Groupe S.A.'s recommended public cash offer for LBi: offer now declared unconditional
This is a joint press release by LBiInternational N.V. ("LBi") and PublicisGroupe S.A MarketWire


Nimble Expands Apps Marketplace Adding Zapier, Freshdesk, Import2 to Empower Social Selling
Nimble, a pioneering social relationship management platform, announced a new set of business productivity apps including Zapier, FreshDesk and Import2, has been added to the growing Nimble Apps Marketplace MarketWire

Fort Collins Auto Repair Shop, Fort Collins Foreign Car Service, Reports Substantial Business From Ignition Interlock Installation and Maintenance
Fort Collins Foreign Car Service, a Fort Collins auto repair shop which has been servicing vehicles for over 40 years, is seeing a significant portion of their business coming from the installation and maintenance of alcohol monitoring devices MarketWire

Fort Collins Club to Host Women on Weights Winter Fitness Program
The turning of New Year is as good a time as any to get into shape. Northern Colorado's Fort Collins Club realizes this and is implementing a number of different classes into it catalog, including the fitness program Women on Weights. MarketWire

Fort Collins Spa, Athena Salon, Spa & Wellness, Produces New Video
Athena Salon, Spa and Wellness, a Fort Collins spa may not be Northern Colorado's best-kept secret much longer thanks to their new video. MarketWire

31,900 Orion A-shares converted into B-shares

Successful outcome of Publicis Groupe S.A.'s recommended public cash offer for LBi: offer now declared unconditional
This is a joint press release by LBi International N.V. ("LBi") and Publicis Groupe S.A GlobeNewswire

Share-based Incentive Program 2013-2015

Talvivaara Mining Company Operational Update
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc16 January 2013 GlobeNewswire

RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS is launching a number of Group-wide rationalization programs. The programs include a comprehensive review and coordination of all core functions within JC and Brothers & Sisters in order to implement the rationalization of these positions as well as an additional ten central Group functions GlobeNewswire

RNB Retail and Brands AB : Interim report September 1, 2012 - November 30, 2012
First quarter, September 1, 2012 - November 30, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Terms for additional exchanges to SGB 1057
The Swedish National Debt Office offers additional exchanges to bond SGB 1057 (1.5 % 13 Nov 23) that will be the new ten-year reference loan from 20 March. The first exchange auction will be on 7 March, followed by an additional three auctions. GlobeNewswire

Transmode announces 100G deployments including FNE-Finland
Stockholm, Sweden - 16th January 2013 - Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions today announced several new Metro and Regional 100G deployments. This includes customer orders from North America and deployments in Finland with FNE-Finland Oy. GlobeNewswire

TGS Commences 3D Multi-client Seismic Survey Offshore Liberia
ASKER, NORWAY (16 January 2013) - TGS has commenced acquisition of a 3D multi-client survey, Sunfish, which covers up to 7,800 km2 of highly prospective acreage in the Harper Basin, offshore Liberia.   GlobeNewswire

Cargotec's recruitment process for a new President and CEO still on-going
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE, 16 JANUARY 2013 AT 8.30 A.M. (EET)   As announced in 4 October 2012, Cargotec's Board of Directors has started a recruitment process for a new President and CEO for the company. This recruitment process is still on-going GlobeNewswire

Large mobile services contract signed with Federation of Norwegian Agricultural Co-operatives
Fornebu, January 16th 2013 - Telenor has won the contract to supply mobile services to AgriKjøp. The agreement is worth NOK 180 million over three years. GlobeNewswire

Pharming announces EUR16.35 million convertible bond financing
Biotech company Pharming Group NV("Pharming" or "the Company") (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today announced thatit hasentered into a financing of EUR16.35 million (EUR 15 MarketWire

Hays Quarterly Report: Hot Jobs for 2013
Medical Science Liaison Officers, Indirect Procurement Specialists and Executive Secretaries are among the candidates in hottest demand as we welcome 2013, with many employers now already starting to action their hiring needs in preparation for the year ahead, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Report ACN Newswire

Pharming announces €16.35 million convertible bond financing
Leiden, the Netherlands, January 16, 2013. Biotech company Pharming Group NV ("Pharming" or "the Company") (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today announced that it has entered into a financing of €16.35 million (€ 15 GlobeNewswire

GAM Holding AG announces changes in organisation model, management appointments, and board nominations
GAM Holding AG /GAM Holding AG announces changes in organisation model, management appointments, and board nominations . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BB Biotech AG earns after-tax profits of CHF 368 million in fiscal 2012
BB BIOTECH AG /BB Biotech AG earns after-tax profits of CHF 368 million in fiscal 2012. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Indian MSO Digicable Now With Over 1 Million Digitized Pay-TV Subs Securing Growth With Conax Contego Plus(TM) Upgrade
Conax, global provider of leading solutions for securing multi-device and digital TV services, announced today that customer Digicable, Asia's first 500 channel digital services provider, is upgrading to the Conax Contego Plus™ content security solution. Not only has the pan-Indian MSO already achieved one million digitized subscribers, but has also recently contracted an additional 600 MarketWire

Indian MSO Digicable Now with Over 1 Million Digitized Pay-TV Subs Securing Growth with Conax Contego Plus(TM) Upgrade
Conax, global provider of leading solutions for securing multi-device and digital TV services, announced today that customer Digicable, Asia's first 500 channel digital services provider, is upgrading to the Conax Contego Plus(TM) content security solution. Not only has the pan-Indian MSO already achieved one million digitized subscribers, but has also recently contracted an additional 600 ACN Newswire

Indian MSO Digicable now with over 1 million digitized pay-TV subs securing growth with Conax Contego Plus(TM) upgrade
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New Season Heralds New Tour Card Holder Selection Process
Preparations for the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, which kicks off in May at Match Race Germany, are gathering apace with the selection process for the list of 2013 Tour Card Holders. The deadline for all applications is 24 February 2013 with the final list set to be unveiled in less than eight weeks ACN Newswire

Harmonic Energy Signs Financing Term Sheet for $10M in Funding
Harmonic Energy Inc. (OTCQB: ASUV), a company focused on tyre manufacturing and recycling that uses an innovative approach to energy efficiency and sustainability, has successfully negotiated and signed a non-binding Term Sheet for $10 million in funding. MarketWire

Symantec Global Survey Reveals Upsurge in Rogue Clouds and Other Hidden Costs
Organizations are widely migrating to the cloud to gain competitive advantages around speed, agility and flexibility according to Symantec Corp's. (NASDAQ: SYMC) recent Avoiding the Hidden Costs of Cloud 2013 Survey. In fact, more than 90 percent of all organizations are at least discussing cloud, up from 75 percent a year ago MarketWire

Urban School Districts Can Adapt to Enrollment Declines and Improve Educational Quality by Taking New Approaches to Cost Management
Many of the largest urban school districts in the U.S. have experienced substantial enrollment declines over the past decade and are struggling to reduce costs in proportion to the amount of lost revenue, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) MarketWire

Nagaoka University of Technology and International University of Japan Sign New Engineering Management Partnership
Today, the President of the Nagaoka University of Technology (NUT), Dr. Koichi Niihara and the President of the International University of Japan (IUJ), Dr. Shinichi Kitaoka jointly signed an agreement at the Keidanren Hall in Tokyo, to officially launch their new Joint Degree partnership, which they have called EMGAP, for "Engineering Management Global Advanced Program" ACN Newswire Updates Its E-commerce Website To Include More Product Categories And Adds Social Media Support
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