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ADVA Optical Networking Reports Q2 2013 Financial Results with Revenues Above Guidance
ADVA Optical Networking SE / ADVA Optical Networking Reports Q2 2013Financial Results with Revenues Above Guidance. Ad hoc announcementaccording to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson ReutersONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.Q2 2013 revenues at EUR 78 MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share. The dividend is payable on August 14, 2013 to shareholders of record on August 7, 2013. MarketWire

BNP Paribas Invests as Founding Shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC
In the news release "BNP Paribas Invests as Founding Shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC," issued earlier today by BNP Paribas, we are advised by the company that the date in paragraph two should read "July 16" rather than "July 12" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Small Cap Specialists Issues Research Reports on PSID, OSLH, SWET and IWEB
PositiveID Corporation (OTCQB: PSID) headquartered in Delray Beach, FL, develops molecular diagnostic systems for bio-threat detection and rapid medical testing through its California-based MicroFluidic Systems subsidiary. The subsidiary is developing fully automated pathogen detection systems and assays to detect a range of biological threats MarketWire

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Receives Orphan Designation From FDA
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (OTCBB: LJPC) ("La Jolla" and "Company"), a leader in the development of therapeutics targeting life threating diseases, announced today that the FDA Office of Orphan Products Development has granted an "Orphan Drug" designation to La Jolla's drug candidate LJPC-0712 for treatment of Niemann-Pick type C disease. MarketWire

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors With Losses on Their Investment in Accretive Health, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and the Deadline of July 19, 2013 to Seek a Lead Plaintiff Position
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of investors who purchased Accretive Health, Inc. ("Accretive" or the "Company") (NYSE: AH) stock between May 20, 2010 and February 26, 2013 (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Eltek ASA: MANDATORY NOTIFICATION OF TRADE
Björn Wigström, the new CFO in Eltek ASA, has today subscribed for a total of 86,655 A-shares in Eltek Management Invest AS, a subsidiary of Eltek ASA, as part of the co-investment program for the Eltek group. The price paid per A-share was NOK 5.77, giving a total subscription amount of NOK 500,000 GlobeNewswire

ADVA FSP 150 Delivers Sub-Microsecond Timing for High-Frequency Trading
ADVA Optical Networking SE /ADVA FSP 150 Delivers Sub-Microsecond Timing for High-Frequency Trading . Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Basilea provides update on isavuconazole phase 3 program
Basilea Pharmaceutica AG / Basileaprovides update on isavuconazole phase 3 program. MarketWire

Flowserve Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results
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NOVA Chemicals Corporation Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $500 Million of Senior Notes due 2023
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Wessanen update on 2013 performance of US subsidiary ABC - adjusted
Year-to-date, the development of the market for frozen pouches has continued to disappoint. Since we do not expect a clear improvement for the remainder of 2013, our US subsidiary ABC is expected to incur a loss for the full year. The decline of the frozen pouches segment has resulted in lower volumes at Daily's, under-utilisation of production facilities and inventory write-downs GlobeNewswire

Treasurer McCord: Bond Rating Drop Another Sign of Bad Corbett Economy
HARRISBURG, PA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) - State Treasurer Rob McCord made the following comments today regarding Fitch's downgrade of Pennsylvania general obligation bonds: MarketWire

Online Shopping Mall MyReviewsNow.net Promotes Affiliate Merchant '4WD Hardware' Promotion
MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) - Popular online shopping mall and consumer review portal MyReviewsNow.net promotes a new offer from partner 4Wheel Drive Hardware. For a limited time, shoppers can take advantage of up to 15% off all products site wide, and FREE shipping on all orders over $98. MarketWire

Keystone HELP Partners Win Energy Financing Award
HARRISBURG, PA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) -  The Pennsylvania Keystone Home Energy Loan Program (HELP) has figured prominently in another national energy award, as the Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) today named Bostonia Partners as the winner of the 2013 CDFA Excellence in Energy Finance Award. MarketWire

BlueWave Computing Awarded 2013 Southeast SMB Partner of the Year by Microsoft
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) - Today, Atlanta-based BlueWave Computing proudly announced it was recognized by Microsoft for winning a 2013 East Region SMB Partner Award for Southeast Partner of the Year MarketWire

Breneman Expands MCPc Leadership in Vertical Markets
CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) -  MCPc, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Mitch Breneman to its leadership team in the role of vice president - large institutional sales. Breneman has been a leader for Dell, Inc. over the last 13 years, focusing on major public accounts and higher education. With over 30 years of I.T MarketWire

Camp Mobile: dodolpop Introduced New Way to Set Ringtone and Alarm Sound on Smart Phone
The new era is coming. You can wake up in the morning with laughter of children or get a call with your lover's charming voice. MarketWire

Network Complexity Demands More Practical Curriculum for Aussie IT Pros
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today released survey results revealing that IT graduates need more generalist skill sets and practical experience to cope with accelerating network complexity, pointing to a potential skills gap in the future. MarketWire

Sheryl Crow Breaks Top 20 Charts With "Easy"
Nine-time GRAMMY award-winner Sheryl Crow's current single "Easy" has made its way into the Top 20 on the country charts, marking Crow's first Top 20 solo country single. With over 35 million records sold to date and a combined 40 Top 10s on the Billboard Hot 100, Adult Top 40, Adult Contemporary, Mainstream Top 40, Triple A (with the most No MarketWire

Biostem U.S. Corporation Suspends Operations
Biostem U.S. Corporation (BOSM) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) today announced that it has suspended all operations, terminated its last full time employee, ceased recruiting medical affiliates, shut down its website and ceased all marketing efforts as a result of its financial condition. MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Announces Record Net Income of $1.4 Million for the 2nd Quarter of 2013
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCQB: FENB), an independent full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, reported net income of $1,410,000 for the quarter ending June 30, 2013. MarketWire

Las Vegas Drunk Driver Accident Lawyers at Bernstein & Poisson Settle Nevada Personal Injury Lawsuit
The Las Vegas drunk driver accident lawyers at Bernstein & Poisson have been representing people who have been injured and family members of people who have been wrongfully killed in crashes caused by drunk drivers for 30 years. The firm also represents clients who were wrongfully injured in traffic accidents, because of nursing home abuse or neglect and people who have been sexually abused MarketWire

Algeta ASA : The New England Journal of Medicine publishes results from the phase III ALSYMPCA study of Xofigo(R) (radium Ra 223 dichloride)
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/ KILL - abas-USA
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Diakonia Group Goes Live With abas-ERP," issued by abas-USA. The release was issued in error. MarketWire

On-the-Go and on Your Phone With the Budget Blinds Mobile Site
Budget Blinds is proud to announce the launch of its new U.S. mobile website on July 8th! Since Budget Blinds was founded in 1992, they have strived to unite convenience and accessibility for you and your shopping experience MarketWire

Zeroline Golf Debuts Lite Version of Golf MTRx(R) -- the Premier Mobile Swing Analysis App
With the release of the Golf MTRx® LT iOS app, golfers now have two options for integrating biomechanic swing analysis into their practice and improvement routines MarketWire

Vegas-Based Rockers Forgotten Door Launch 'Unlocked,' Its Debut 'New Classic Rock' Album With a Weekend Residency at the Clarion Hotel & Casino
This summer, hundreds of thousands of music fanatics will flock again to Las Vegas to see legends and those impersonating legends satisfy their thirst for the way pop music used to be MarketWire

DEQ Reports Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results
DEQ Systems Corp. (TSX VENTURE: DEQ) ("DEQ" or the "Company") announces the filing of its second quarter financial results for the period ended May 31, 2013. The Consolidated Financial Statements are available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and DEQ's website. A conference call will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 11am EST to present and discuss these results MarketWire

Target Decorated Apparel Announces Acquisition of U.S. Embroidery & Monogramming, Inc.
Target Decorated Apparel, a leading contract decorator to the promotional products and retail industries, is pleased to announce its acquisition of U.S. Embroidery & Monogramming, Inc. Based in Northbrook, Ill. and previously owned and operated by Larry Fisher, U.S. Embroidery & Monogramming has been a leader in the embroidery industry for over 32 years MarketWire

Tremor Video Hires Kelly Petersen as Vice President, Product Management
Tremor Video, Inc. (NYSE: TRMR), a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising solutions, announced today the appointment of Kelly Petersen as its new vice president, product management. Reporting to Steven Lee, Tremor Video's chief technology officer, Ms MarketWire

Aventura Hotel Awarded 2013 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor
In the Internet age, everyone has an opinion, but well-seasoned travelers know that TripAdvisor is the place to go for honest advice about where to stay. Every year the user-generated-content site honors the highest-rated properties with its Certificate of Excellence, and the Residence Inn Miami Aventura Mall is a proud recipient for 2013. MarketWire

Sacramento Hotel Package Invites Guests to Wine, Dine and Wind Down
Summer calls for some one-on-one time, whether a couple in love or a couple of friends wanting to catch up. The Courtyard Sacramento Midtown is offering the perfect solution with its "Wine" Down at the Courtyard Sacramento hotel deal. MarketWire

Residence Inn Miami Airport Debuts Hot Special Rates to Match the Season
When summer rolls around, a certain wanderlust kicks in. Suddenly people are inspired to turn off their computers, pack up the family and head for someplace under the sun. Easing that transition from ordinary to extraordinary is the Residence Inn Miami Airport, which is now offering its irresistible Miami Summer Getaways promotion. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco Launches Exclusive "Inside the Kitchen" Culinary Tours With Liam Mayclem
The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco, a AAA Five Diamond hotel in the heart of downtown, has partnered with Bay Area broadcast veteran Liam Mayclem in launching the Inside the Kitchen culinary tours, a series of exclusive, behind-the-scenes excursions that showcase the craft, talent and history of San Francisco's remarkable food and beverage community MarketWire

As the Heat Rises, the Rates Drop at Courtyard Miami Airport
Few things define a season quite as evocatively as the vacation defines summer. With the kids out of school and everyone else out of the office, no season is more conducive to getting away for a week or two to soak up the sun MarketWire

Omni Bio Pharmaceutical Appoints Ms. Sandra Wrobel as New Director
Omni Bio Pharmaceutical, Inc. ("Omni Bio") (OTCBB: OMBP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization of alternative uses of alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) for the treatment of a variety of indications and the development of next-generation recombinant forms of AAT, today announced the appointment of Ms. Sandra J. Wrobel, MBA, to its Board of Directors, effective July 15, 2013. MarketWire

Supporting Healthy Aging: Finding Solutions for Social Isolation
After Marilyn, 83, lost her husband and companion of 63 years last spring, she dropped many of her activities and grew apart from her friends. Her daughter Mary, 61, wondered if the changes she saw in her normally active mother were due to aging or because she was depressed. Mary began helping with shopping, cleaning and coordinating doctors' appointments MarketWire

NYC Television Week Launches Website
Presenting partners NewBay Media, publisher of Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News, Next TV and TV Technology, and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), producer of NAB Show®, have announced the launch of the official NYC Television Week website at nyctelevisionweek.com MarketWire

AltiGen Communications, Inc. Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months Fiscal Year 2013 Financial Results
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, announced today its third quarter ended June 30, 2013 financial results. MarketWire

Punchline Resources Proposes Change of Name and Share Consolidation
Punchline Resources Ltd. (OTCQB: PUNL) (OTCBB: PUNL) ("Punchline" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received approval by its director and a majority of shareholders for a change of name to Northern Minerals & Exploration Ltd MarketWire

SmithGroupJJR Hires Don Posson as Co-director of Sustainable Design
SmithGroupJJR has hired veteran mechanical engineer Don Posson, PE, CCP, CPD, LEED AP BD+C, as the firm's co-director of sustainable design. MarketWire

John McDougall, Author of "Web Marketing On All Cylinders," to Be a Featured Speaker at the Social E Conference
John McDougall, president of Internet marketing firm McDougall Interactive, will be a presenter at tomorrow's Social E Conference, a comprehensive conference on social and digital marketing. MarketWire

Cadence Incisive Platform Cuts Fujitsu Semiconductor's Regression Verification Time by 3X
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) MarketWire

Technicolor to Provide Hathway, India's Major Cable Broadband Operator, With Gateway and HD Set-Top Box
Technicolor (EURONEXT PARIS: TCH) today announced that it has been awarded two contracts from Hathway, India's leading cable broadband service provider, for MediaAccess gateways and MediaPlay set-top boxes. MarketWire

Diakonia Group Goes Live With abas-ERP
Diakonia Group (Formerly DCS) is an engineer to order and design manufacturing company that produces custom conveyer systems for companies such as FEDEX, UPS, and Macy's. MarketWire

Online House Plan Purchases Reveal Hottest Trends in Real Estate
The Plan Collection (TPC), the leading online house plan provider, reports that with marked improvements in both consumer and home builder confidence in the single family housing market more Americans are choosing to purchase house plans online for new homes or renovations to accommodate future lifestyle needs MarketWire

MIG Real Estate Acquires Colonial Plaza in Las Vegas, Nevada
MIG Real Estate, a Newport Beach, CA-based real estate investment company, purchased Colonial Plaza, an 110,738-square-foot office complex in Las Vegas, Nevada for approximately $13 million. MarketWire

Minneapolis Powerhouse Restaurateurs Join Forces to Leverage Culinary Expertise and Creative Talents
Paul Dzubnar, CEO of Green Mill and Steven Schussler, CEO of Schussler Creative, Inc. and founder of Rainforest Cafe have joined forces to form a strategic partnership in which divisions of Green Mill will operate and manage two of Schussler's businesses: Green Acres Event Center (Eden Prairie, MN) and Galaxy Drive-In (St. Louis Park, MN). MarketWire

SmartStop(R) Self Storage to Sponsor Music Teacher and Award-Winning Jingle Writer's First Album
SmartStop® Self Storage announced today it is sponsoring a CD of songs by Brent Morgan, the music teacher who won the $5,000 grand prize in the company's "Sing It Smart"" video jingle contest two years ago. MarketWire

Boston Strong Fundraiser Raises $20,000 for The One Fund(TM)
Boston's on the Beach's salute to the city of Boston and the tragedy that struck on April 15 at the Boston Marathon was by all measures a tremendous success. Hosting a community-wide event that included local running clubs, corporate sponsors, five bands, and an official proclamation from the city of Delray Beach, the event garnered just over $20,000 MarketWire

LaSalle Solutions Receives 2013 Best of Rosemont Award by U.S. Commerce Association
LaSalle Solutions, a life-cycle asset management company, today announced it has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year for the 2013 Best of Rosemont Award in the Computers, Peripherals & Software category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA). MarketWire

TECHNICOLOR to provide Hathway, Indian's major cable broadband operator, with Gateway and HD Set-Top Box
Technicolor (EURONEXT PARIS: TCH) today announcedthat it has been awarded two contracts from Hathway, India's leading cablebroadband service provider, for MediaAccess gateways and MediaPlay set-topboxes. MarketWire

Verisante Technology, Inc. Exhibits at the World Congress of Melanoma
Verisante Technology, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: VRS)(OTCQX: VRSEF)(FRANKFURT: V3T) (the "Company" or "Verisante"), a leader in cancer detection technology, announced today it is exhibiting at the 8th World Congress of Melanoma in Hamburg, Germany on July 17-20. MarketWire

American Web Loan Names James Hopper Vice President of Lending Operations
Reflecting its continuing growth as an industry-leading online lending institution, American Web Loan has appointed respected Otoe-Missouria tribal member James Hopper as Vice President of Lending Operations, effective immediately MarketWire

JCM Global Brings Leading Transaction Technologies to TRAFS, Thailand's Premier Food, Hotel and Retail Show
Leading transaction technologies supplier JCM Global is known worldwide for its award-winning transaction products, and now JCM's newest regional office, JCM Asia Pacific, is bringing its solutions to TRAFS, Thailand's premier food, hotel and retail show. MarketWire

PivotLink Lands on List of Most Innovative Cloud Companies for Third Year in a Row
PivotLink, the leading provider of retail marketing intelligence and analytic applications, today announced it has been selected as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners for the third consecutive year. The list represents "the highest-growth opportunities in today's private company marketplace," according to AlwaysOn. MarketWire

Complete Biometric Secured Electronic Health Records (EHR) on a Keyring Providing True Global Portability and Ready Access for Today's Mobile Population
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) -- The President and CEO of SmartMetric, Inc., Ms MarketWire

$5.4 Million in New Projects Awarded to WPCS
WPCS International Incorporated (NASDAQ: WPCS), a leader in design-build engineering services for communications infrastructure, has announced that it has received approximately $5.4 million in new contracts. MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2013 Earnings
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB) MarketWire

Guaranty Bancorp Announces 2013 Second Quarter Financial Results
Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ: GBNK) MarketWire

RoundPegg to Host Innovative Culture Management Training Workshop Series
WHO: Dr. Natalie Baumgartner, chief psychologist and 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, focused on the process for building a performance culture effectively MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2013 Cash Dividend
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB), parent company of American National Bank and Trust Company, announced its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share, payable September 20, 2013, to shareholders of record September 6, 2013. MarketWire

ConnecTV Team Produces Primetime Emmy(R) Awards Nominations Live Chat
ConnecTV, the social network for TV fans, today announced that it is working with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to produce a special live chat that will occur in sync with the Primetime Emmy® Awards nominations broadcast airing Thursday morning, July 18 MarketWire

Time Inc. Is First Multi-Title Publisher for GfK MRI Starch Digital Service
Magazine publisher Time Inc. has signed on as the first multi-title publisher client of GfK MRI Starch Digital, the syndicated service that measures the readership and effectiveness of digital advertising in consumer magazines. MarketWire

Sparta Announces Go-Live Implementation of SAP(R) ERP at Valerus
Sparta, a KPIT Cummins company, and a fast-growing SAP partner in North America, today announced successful implementation of the SAP® ERP application at Valerus, a world leader in oil & gas processing services MarketWire

Proven Raises Additional $1 Million to Bring Seed Funding to $3.8 Million
Proven (www.proven.com), the leading on-the-go employment app, announced today the closing of $1 million in additional funding, bringing their seed funding round to $3.8 million dollars. Investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Kapor Capital, Founder Collective, Greylock Partners, and other angels MarketWire

TRiQ and FarmSoft Partnership Yields First Comprehensive Software Solution for Cannabis Industry
Partnerships and collaboration between firms is one way cutting-edge systems, products and services get their start. One example of how this collaboration can work occurred recently between TriQ Systems, a commercial (legal) cannabis software and consulting firm (http://www.triqsystems.com/), and FarmSoft, a leading developer of software for the agricultural industry MarketWire

TRiQ and FarmSoft Join Forces to Develop Cannabis Industry's First Comprehensive Software Solution
Partnerships and collaboration between firms is one way cutting-edge systems, products and services get their start. One example of how this collaboration can work occurred recently between TRiQ Systems, a commercial (legal) cannabis software and consulting firm (http://www.triqsystems.com/), and FarmSoft, a leading developer of software for the agricultural industry MarketWire

PROFIT TECHNOLOGIES(R) and First Data Sign New Agreement in Asia Pacific
PROFIT TECHNOLOGIES®, an international earnings enhancement firm, and First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, announced today they will work together to better service financial customers in the Asian Pacific market MarketWire

APAC Customer Services, Inc. Expanding in Phoenix, Arizona
APAC Customer Services, Inc., a leader in global customer care outsourced services and solutions, announced today that it will add over 350 jobs in its Phoenix, Arizona service center, effective immediately. The 350 total jobs will be divided to support two major clients -- reflecting APAC Customer Services' continued growth in the retail business and healthcare industry MarketWire

Marjorie Bowen Appointed to Hansen Medical's Board of Directors
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in intravascular robotics, today announced that Marjorie L. Bowen has been appointed as a Director, effective as of July 16, 2013. The appointment increases the Company's board membership to nine, eight of whom are independent. Ms MarketWire

Blue Jeans Network Unveils Real Time Video Sharing to Enrich Collaboration, Communication and Productivity in Meetings
Blue Jeans Network, the global leader in interoperable video collaboration services, today announced the availability of real time video sharing MarketWire

Janet Moyer Landscaping Awarded 2013 Achievement Award From CLCA San Francisco Bay Area Chapter
Janet Moyer Landscaping (JML), a full service landscaping company in San Francisco devoted to addressing the unique challenges of urban gardens, received an "Outstanding Achievement" award from the Bay Area Chapter of the California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) as part of its 40th Annual Beautification Awards program held last month. MarketWire

Brekeke Offers Private Label Options in Hosted PBX Platform
Brekeke Software, developer of SIP telephony software for enterprises and service providers, today announced the release of a new version of Brekeke PBX MT (Multi-Tenant) Edition that allows private labeling. With this new edition, service providers can not only offer services with their familiar design and branding, but also minimize preparation time and cost. MarketWire

MapR Technologies' Executives to Speak at Upcoming Conferences About Big Data, Apache Drill and NoSQL
MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, today announced it will present and showcase its technology at four upcoming conferences this summer including OSCON Open Source Convention 2013, the Gartner Catalyst Conference, StampedeCon_2013 and NoSQLNow! MarketWire

IntelliResponse Partners With BolderView to Provide Australian-Based Customer Experience Solutions
IntelliResponse, the leading provider of virtual agent technology solutions for the enterprise, and BolderView, the Australian-based provider of innovative solutions to improve the customer service experience, jointly announced that BolderView has become a Value Added Reseller (VAR) of the IntelliResponse Virtual Agent solution in the Australia/New Zealand marketplace MarketWire

Covanta Holding Corporation Reports 2013 Second Quarter Results
Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") projects, reported financial results today for the three and six months ended June 30, 2013. MarketWire

Arkadin Awarded Frost & Sullivan APAC Conferencing Service Provider of the Year Award
Arkadin, one of the world's largest and fastest growing Conferencing ServiceProviders, announced today that it received the 2013 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific ICT Conferencing Service Provider of the Year award MarketWire

VOLTA FINANCE - RESULT OF 2nd RECONVENED EXTRAORINARY GENERAL MEETING HELD AT 3:30PM (UK TIME) ON 17 JULY 2013
NOT FOR RELEASE, DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES GlobeNewswire

Update on Ruric court cases
Press ReleaseJuly 17, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Diana Forzley, President and CEO of Achievers Unlimited, Joins Board of Advisors of Video Content Producer InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 17, 2013 - InvestmentPitch, a leading international producer of specialized video content for the investment community, announces the appointment of Diana Forzley to the company's board of advisors. GlobeNewswire

Big Wins Abound at All Slots Casino
July is turning into quite a lucky month for players at All Slots Casino (www.allslotscasino.com). A wave of big payouts by players around the world has made All Slots Casino a destination for winners looking to join in this winning streak. When totalling all the big wins of $1,000 or more since the start of the month, the casino has awarded over $1.2 million in big payouts. MarketWire

Data Storage Corporation Announces Its New Business Unit Offering and Joint Venture
Data Storage Corporation (OTCBB: DTST), a Cloud Services Provider with 11 years experience in cloud storage and cloud computing focusing on Infrastructure, Platform, and Software-as-a-Service, today announced that it has achieved several repositioning strategies. MarketWire

The Mommy Nearest Summer Challenge Kicks Off Today
Mommy Nearest, the local resource for mobile parents, is launching the "Mommy Nearest Summer Challenge," a fun and easy way for local moms to connect, explore their neighborhood and have the chance to win amazing kid's products, local classes, services and more. MarketWire

System Pavers Joins HomeAid in Efforts to Assist Growing Numbers of Homeless Teens
In the U.S., more than 550,000 youth and young adults spend at least one week living on the streets, homeless. About 380,000 of these are under the age of 18. These numbers are from the National Alliance to End Homelessness which also reports that around 50,000 youth sleep on the streets for at least six months. (www.endhomeless.org). MarketWire

Innovation Group Adds Support for Microsoft SQL Server to Innovation Insurer Suite
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group), today announced support of Microsoft SQL Server has been validated with performance and efficiency testing in Microsoft's Redmond labs and has been added to the company's award-winning Innovation Insurer Suite. MarketWire

Telestream Chooses Avangate to Streamline Commerce for Consumer and Professional Software
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Good Times Reports Same Store Sales Increase 18% in June, 15% in Q3 & Acceleration of Reimaging Program
GOLDEN, CO--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) -  Good Times Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: GTIM) today announced its same store sales increased 17.8% for the month of June and 15.2% for its third fiscal quarter and that 39% of the Company's restaurants had all time record high monthly sales during the quarter. MarketWire

Lucky 13(R) Apparel Announces Release of Its New Top Shelf Women's Collection
SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) - Lucky 13®, a global street wear and lifestyle brand, announced today the release of their new American Made Top Shelf Women's Collection now available through select retailers. MarketWire

Grovo Lands $5.5M Series A to Accelerate RealTime Internet Training
Grovo.com, the leading online platform that trains users on top Internet tools and cloud services with 60-second, personalized videos, announced today that it has secured a $5.5 million Series A round of venture capital funding. Greg Waldorf, the founding investor and former CEO of eHarmony, led the financing and joined Grovo's Board of Directors as Chairman MarketWire

Leading Swiss Pharmaceutical Company Goes Live With QUMAS Solution for Regulatory Submissions and Quality Management
QUMAS announced today that it has been selected by a leading Swiss pharmaceutical company to provide an integrated end-to-end compliance platform. The company has implemented the QUMAS Compliance Platform across the entire organization to manage regulatory documents, change control, CAPAs, deviations, and electronic submissions to global regulators MarketWire

OCI Construction Group Awarded EGP 1.5BN in Egypt
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Entelo Revolutionizes IT Talent Recruitment With Latest Innovation
Entelo today announced the release of its latest innovation designed to improve the way employers find top technical talent. The Entelo Button, a Google Chrome extension, gives recruiters access to rich data about their technical candidates to ensure they make well-informed decisions when sourcing and hiring the right people for their organizations. MarketWire

OnSite Energy Conference & Trade Show Announces Agenda
Taking place in Brisbane, Queensland, September 23-25 at the Hilton Hotel, The OnSite Energy Conference & Trade Show gathers stakeholders of the solar, wind, biomass, algae, anaerobic digestion and biofuels industries in a strategic two-day event designed to carve a path forward for clean energy on a micro level MarketWire

MetaMetrics Research Scientist Jill Fitzgerald Selected as 2013 AERA Fellow
MetaMetrics® Distinguished Research Scientist, Dr. Jill Fitzgerald, was inducted on April 28, 2013 into the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Fellows Program. The AERA Fellows Program recognizes scholars from around the world for their outstanding achievements in education research MarketWire

People Power Presence Application Hits 110,000 Downloads
With an average of 1,000 downloads per day since launching at the end of March, People Power is proud to announce that the Presence application has officially reached more than 110,000 downloads. Users in more than 150 countries are captivated by how easy home automation is with Presence, transforming spare iPhones, iPads and iPods into wireless video cameras for the home and office MarketWire

Rafarma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RAFA) Operational Subsidiary Introduces New Board of Directors
The pharmaceutical plant operations of Rafarma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC: RAFA) are run by its operational subsidiary, "ZAO Rafarma." Day-to-day production activities, as well as operational and business expansion, are led by a well-qualified team of pharmaceutical and business professionals MarketWire

Alteva Announces Webinar Series for Channel Partners: "Maximizing UCaaS for Business Transformation"
Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), announces its upcoming Webinar, "Maximizing UCaaS for Business Transformation," with sessions taking place on July 17, and 19 MarketWire

Con Edison Expands Use of GelTech's FireIce
GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques, announced today that Con Edison (NYSE: ED) has expanded their use of FireIce to combat manhole and electric pole fires throughout their system wide network after seeing successful results MarketWire

Stabilisation Notice - HSBC Bank Plc
(EURONEXT PARIS: FP.PA) -- HSBC Bank Plc (contact: James Cunniffe +44 207 992 8066) hereby gives notice that no stabilisation (within the meaning of the rules of the Financial Services Authority) was undertaken by the Stabilising Manager(s) named below in relation to the offer of the following securities. MarketWire

Motorcycle Mania in Southwestern Colorado
The breathtaking landscape of Southwestern Colorado beckons many a motorcyclist to escape and enjoy the perfect mix of scenic beauty, national parks and monuments, winding mountain roads and wide open stretches to release your bike for some of the best motorcycle riding in the world. MarketWire

Vistaar Releases White Paper on the Benefits of a Pricing Platform
Vistaar Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of price management solutions, today announced the release of a Vistaar-sponsored whitepaper, "The Pricing Platform: A Nimble Path to Pricing Excellence MarketWire

Virtual Dog Kicks Off Its IndieGoGo.com Campaign
Virtual Dog calls on the IndieGoGo.com community to bring to market the first ever anti intrusion sound-activated, wireless barking dog patented security system. MarketWire

ODC Construction Growing Staff to Manage Business in Tampa's Thriving Housing Market
After a successful expansion into the Tampa market with the opening of a 6,500-square-foot office earlier this year, ODC Construction continues to aggressively grow the Tampa division to meet increasing demand for its turnkey shell services. ODC Construction is proud to announce the addition of Joel Colby to its leadership team as the Director of Construction, Tampa Division MarketWire

Stroll'n Bike: The World's First Bike That Converts Into a Stroller
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Integra Gold Commences Drill Program on New Geophysical Target 500 Meters South of High Grade Triangle Zone
Integra Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ICG) ("Integra" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has initiated a 3,000 meter ("m") drill program on a new exploration target known as the South Triangle. The target is located approximately 500 m directly south of the Triangle Zone on the Lamaque Gold Project located in Val d'Or, Quebec MarketWire

EON Reality Introduces EON Idesk -- the Complete Interactive Desktop VR Solution
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider for business and education, today introduced EON Idesk™, a complete Virtual Reality desktop solution designed to accelerate and improve the way people learn, teach, play, and communicate MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Reports Second Quarter Earnings
Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ: ESBK) MarketWire

L2 Consulting Services, Inc. Receives Korean Validation of STC for ACARS Data-Link Installation on 767 Series Aircraft
L2 Consulting Services, Inc. (L2) is pleased to announce that the company has received validation from The Republic of Korea's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport for Supplemental Type Certificate (ST11124SC). The STC is for the installation of the ARINC 758 Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS) Data-link system on 767 series aircraft MarketWire

Doral Bank Announces Record Applications for Its Women's of Success Empowerment Community Program
Doral Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Doral Financial Corporation (NYSE: DRL), announced it has received a record number of applications for this year's Despegue Empresarial (Women's Business Boost), an initiative within Doral's program Mujeres d Éxito (Women of Success) that provides capital and mentoring as a growth accelerator for women-owned businesses MarketWire

Net Medical Launches Home Telemedicine Through New Incubator Company
Net Medical Xpress Solutions, Inc., (OTCQB: NMXS), a leader in the telemedicine market, announced today the launch of home telemedicine services through a new incubator company, Infinity Home Healthcare. MarketWire

Eco-Tek Worldwide Announces Eco-Tek ByPass 24 Program
Eco-Tek Group Inc. (OTCQB: ETEK) is pleased to announce the Eco-Tek ByPass 24 Program. This program combines a blend of Eco-Tek lubricant products with our ByPass Filter System creating an oil care program unique to the marketplace MarketWire

Corey Feldman Announces Re-Release of First Two Solo Albums
Corey Feldman announced today that in celebration of his birthday, he will digitally re-release his first two solo albums, Love Left, featuring songs from the Dream a Little Dream soundtrack; and Former Child Actor MarketWire

HomeGrid Forum Announces Twelve New Certified HomePNA Products
Highlights: HomeGrid Forum announces 12 new products have been awarded HomeGrid's HomePNA product certification Brings the number of certified HomePNA products to 96 HomeGrid Forum today announced that twelve new products from seven vendors have passed certification testing for HomePNA interoperability and compliance MarketWire

Insmed Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ: INSM) ("Insmed") announced today that it priced an offering of 6.0 million shares of its common stock at a price of $10.40 per share in a registered underwritten public offering for gross proceeds totaling $62.4 million. All of the shares in the offering are being sold by Insmed MarketWire

Eonsmoke Electronic Cigarettes Reaches 15,000 Retail Locations in USA
Electronic cigarettes have boomed over the past several years as customers have been switching from traditional tobacco. Eonsmoke began operations within New York and New Jersey and have since penetrated many tobacco shops throughout the United States MarketWire

Award Winning Producer From America's Got Talent, Amazing Race and Big Brother Directs ZYPPAH's Snoring Monster Commercial
Veteran reality TV producer Ismael Soto lends his award-winning talents to the ultimate reality -- shedding light on people who sleep in a home with a snorer. Snoring sounds the same in every language -- horrific! Whether it's in the United States, China, Egypt or Botswana, snoring sounds awful and destroys families, which is why Ismael Soto felt compelled to spread the word and stop the noise. MarketWire

BUYINS.NET Issues Viratech Corp. SqueezeTrigger Report
- Viratech Corp. (PINKSHEETS: VIRA) MarketWire

Addiction Treatment Pioneer Dr. A.R. Mohammad Addresses Need for Reputable Evidence-Based Treatment and a Proven Scientific Approach to Treating Addiction as a Chronic Disease
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Architectural Firm PCA Reduces NetApp Filer Offsite Backup Costs by Half With Zetta.net Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery
Zetta.net today announced that Prellwitz Chilinski Associates Inc. (PCA) has selected Zetta.net's cloud server backup and disaster recovery (DR) to replace PCA's NetApp filer offsite backup solution, resulting in dramatically lower costs and less management time. Since deploying Zetta MarketWire

ConsultingMD Changes Name to Grand Rounds as Company Expands Digital Access to Nation's Top Physicians
ConsultingMD, the premier expert consultation service, announced today it has changed its name to Grand Rounds -- bringing the time-honored tradition of leading physicians, surgeons and academics solving the world's most complex medical problems to the cloud MarketWire

OAISYS Receives 2013 Avaya DevConnect Partner Excellence Award for Call Recording Solutions Innovation
OAISYS®, a leader in business call recording and contact center management solutions, today announced that it has won a 2013 Avaya DevConnect Partner Excellence Award. MarketWire

Topo Athletic Brings Fitness and Running Footwear to Athletes Nationwide
After much anticipation, innovative footwear brand, Topo Athletic, announced today that its first line of performance shoes are now available at select specialty retailers nationwide. The 2013 summer collection promotes innate amplification -- the philosophy that a shoe should enhance (amplify) what our body does naturally. Starting with: MarketWire

Accellion Enhances Mobile Management and Device Control Features for Enterprise-Grade Secure Mobile Productivity
Accellion, Inc., the pioneer in providing enterprise-class, secure mobile productivity solutions, today announced new enhanced features for mobile management and device control MarketWire

San Diego Ad Club Debuts The Brand Diego Awards
The San Diego Ad Club, the largest local networking and industry trade group for advertising and marketing professionals, announced the launch of a new awards program called The Brand Diego Awards. MarketWire

Spherix to Partner With World Famous Rockstar Consortium
Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX) -- an intellectual property development company, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Rockstar Consortium, the owner of the world famous Nortel Networks patent portfolio of over 4,000 patents, to acquire a suite of patents. MarketWire

Violin Memory Makes High-Performance, Enterprise-Scale Virtual Desktops a Cost-Effective Reality
Violin Memory, Inc., provider of memory-based storage systems, today announced a comprehensive storage solution that makes the return on investment for virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) a reality MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Announces the Expansion of Its Operations Into Europe
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced that it has partnered with UK based distributor 4GEN Limited to establish operations in Europe. MarketWire

Infinity Resources Completes Acquisition of Quest Resource Management Group, LLC
Infinity Resources Holdings Corp. (OTCQB: IRHC) (OTCBB: IRHC) today announced that it has acquired the remaining 50 percent of Quest Resource Management Group, LLC (Quest) not already owned by Infinity's wholly owned subsidiary Earth911, Inc. Earth911 has owned 50 percent of Quest since 2009 and had previously announced its intentions to acquire the remaining 50 percent of Quest MarketWire

Reg Technologies Inc. Announces Issuance of Canadian Patent No. 2,496,157
Reg Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE: RRE) (OTCBB: REGRF) is pleased to report that Cameron IP has notified the Company that patent number 2,496,157 for the RadMax™ design was issued on June 25, 2013. The term of the patent is for twenty years from the date of the application on February 8, 2005. The title of the patent is Vane-Type Rotary Apparatus with Split Vanes. MarketWire

Integrated Freight Names New Board Member
Integrated Freight Corporation (OTCQB: IFCR), today announced the appointment of Joseph Sikora to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Perfectly Clear 2.0 for Android: Powerful Auto Correction Coupled With Advanced Capture Make Your Smartphone's Camera a Whole Lot Smarter
Photographers of all skill levels can take the perfect photo every time with the newly updated Perfectly Clear for Android, powered by Athentech Imaging Inc. For the first time ever, powerful capture technology is combined with the world's most robust automatic image correction in a single app -- to turn any smartphone into a powerhouse professional-quality camera. MarketWire

FONAR Founder Presents at Premier Event at New Upright MRI Centre in London, United Kingdom
FONAR Corporation (NASDAQ: FONR), The Inventor of MR Scanning™, announced today that the company founder and president, Raymond V. Damadian, MD, presented at the "Premier Event for Practitioners" on July 9 at the Medserena Upright MRI Centre, which is located in the extremely affluent Kensington district of London. The grand opening for this Centre was May 28, 2013 MarketWire

GWG Life Settlements, LLC Obtains California Provider License
GWG Holdings, Inc. ("GWG") is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, GWG Life Settlements, LLC ("GWG Life") was granted a life settlement provider license by the California Department of Insurance ("CDI"). The license allows GWG Life to purchase life insurance policies in the secondary market directly from owners residing in the state of California MarketWire

Chainalytics Named to List of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners
For the tenth year in a row, Chainalytics -- a recognized leader in supply chain consulting, analytics, and market intelligence -- has been recognized as a Great Supply Chain Partner by SupplyChainBrain, the world's most comprehensive supply chain management information resource. Chainalytics, along with the other recipients, are featured in the July/August issue of SupplyChainBrain magazine. MarketWire

Houston Family Law Attorney Brings Postnuptial Agreements Into the Public Eye
Houston family law attorney Ashley J. Scott was interviewed by CW39 about the rising popularity of postnuptial agreements, which could possibly alleviate the problems associated with property settlement in divorce. These contracts settle the affairs and assets of a couple in the event of a separation and are executed only after a couple is married. MarketWire

Flexpoint Automotive Update
Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: FLXT), (http://www.flexpoint.com/) today announced that they have recently received a purchase order from a major Tier One supplier in conjunction with a Fortune 100 Auto maker for completion of horn switch systems to be installed in a limited number of automobiles to complete in-vehicle testing MarketWire

Redknee Supports APAC 3G Operator Growth Strategy With Capacity Expansion
Redknee Solutions, Inc. (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing and charging software and solutions for communications service providers (CSPs), is pleased to announce that an acquired customer from APAC has signed a multi-million dollar deal to increase its software license capacity for Redknee's converged billing and charging solution MarketWire

Strata Health Helps Customers Speed Patient Care With Oracle Database Appliance
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) MarketWire

University of Miami's Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Announces Participation in DARA BioSciences Breast Cancer Patients for CAPTURE Registry
The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, FL, is participating in CAPTURE (Compliance and Preference for Tamoxifen Registry) with DARA BioSciences, Inc., (NASDAQ: DARA), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on oncology supportive care products MarketWire

BT Selects Apperian to Power Its New Mobile Application Management Solution
Apperian, Inc., the enterprise mobile application management (MAM) pioneer, today announced that BT, one of the world's leading providers of communications solutions and services, is launching BT Mobile Application Management powered by Apperian. This new solution comes as a key part of BT's Enterprise Mobility Portfolio to coincide with the launch of its BYOD campaign -- Beyond Your Device MarketWire

U.S. Adds 27,910 Franchise Jobs in June, According to ADP National Franchise Report(SM)
U.S. private-sector franchise jobs increased by 27,910 during the month of June 2013, according to the ADP National Franchise Report(SM). This complimentary report, the first and only report of its kind, measures monthly changes in franchise employment derived from ADP's actual transactional payroll data MarketWire

New Peaking Unit at NRG's Parish Plant in Texas Now Commercially Operational, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Information Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) went commercial with its 75-megawatt (MW) peaking unit at the WA Parish Power Station in Thompsons, Texas, in June of this year MarketWire

Argentina's Petrochemical Sector Postpones Investments, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- In Argentina, national and international companies have delayed many investment projects due to the country's ongoing financial instability, as well as restrictions related to the lack of raw material and hydrocarbons necessary for the operation of some industrial complexes. MarketWire

Atlanta's Emory Puts Money Where Its Research Is: Capital Investment Tops $500 Million, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Over the past decade, scores of universities and colleges across the U.S. have invested in the construction of state-of-the-art medical research facilities. Atlanta's Emory University is among those determined to be one of the nation's top research institutions MarketWire

Brekford Announces Contract to Provide Automated Speed Enforcement Services to City of Kinloch, Missouri
Brekford Corp MarketWire

Li3 Announces Termination of Blue Wolf Mongolia Holdings Corp Merger
Li3 Energy, Inc., (OTCBB: LIEG) ("Li3", "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and South America based global exploration company in the lithium and minerals sector, announces that Blue Wolf Mongolia Holdings Corp. has terminated the merger agreement between the two companies. The agreement was terminated due to Blue Wolf's inability to achieve the closing conditions for the transaction. MarketWire

BMO Retirement Services Survey: Plan Sponsors Report Fee Disclosure Increases Having Little Impact on 401(k) Participants
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Nuvilex Teaches Wall Street a Lesson in M&A
In a newly released research update, Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and microcap sectors, notes in a recent article on its website that after reviewing the structure of Nuvilex's (OTCQB: NVLX) recently announced acquisition, the Company has demonstrated it can teach Wall Street a lesson or two in how to execute M&A. MarketWire

Expedia 2013 "Flip Flop Report" Examines Beachgoer Behavior Worldwide: Germany Takes Top Honors in Going Naked on the Beach
Expedia.com®, the world's leading online travel company, today released the results of the 2013 Flip Flop Report, an annual study of behavior and preferences among beachgoers in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. 8,606 consumers who had either taken a beach vacation in the past year or plan to do so in the next year participated in the 2013 study across 21 countries MarketWire

Klever Marketing Announces Closing of Bridge Funding & Pilot 'Beta' Store Installation With State of the Art Technology
Klever Marketing, Inc. (OTCBB: KLMK) Chairman/CEO Paul G. Begum is pleased to announce that the company has closed on Equity Investment Bridge Funding for the current installation of its latest innovation in State of the Art patented technology 'The Hook' which standardizes the POS System at Independent Markets which is a major first in the industry. MarketWire

Methes Energies Completes CDN$1.6 Million Debt Refinancing
Methes Energies International Ltd. (NASDAQ: MEIL), a renewable energy company that offers an array of products and services to biodiesel fuel producers, announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Methes Energies Canada Inc., has finalized a CDN$1.6 million debt financing facility through a local Ontario, Canada lender MarketWire

Mixpo Launches Industry First Social Syndication Tools for Advertisers
Today, multiscreen video ad solution provider Mixpo introduced a breakthrough suite of new social sharing and syndication tools that, for the first time in the industry, enable agencies and publishers to extend their video ad campaigns across all major social sites and all screens, desktop and mobile, in a matter of minutes MarketWire

Medical Business Systems Introduces Website User Forums
Locally owned Medical Business Systems (MBS) has unveiled its informative user forums which are found on its website at www.iridiumsuite.com/forum. MarketWire

Telx Expands Connectivity Platform With Establishment of Third Connectivity and Data Center in New York City
Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud enablement services and 100% Uptime SLA data centers, today announced its 20th data center strategically located at 32 Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave) in New York City MarketWire

Long Awaited OFCCP Veteran and Disability Regulations Slated for July 2013 Release
According to the U.S. Department of Labor's latest semiannual regulatory agenda published on July 3, 2013, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) states that it plans to publish its highly anticipated final rules on Federal contractors' obligations regarding, covered veterans (VEVRAA/JVA) and individuals with disabilities (Section 503) in July 2013. MarketWire

Vince Vitti Joins TMP Worldwide as Regional Vice President
TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, a global tech-enabled talent acquisition company, today announced that Vince Vitti has joined the company as regional vice president, South Division. MarketWire

Sturgis Bancorp Reports Earnings for Second Quarter 2013
Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: STBI) today announced net income of $436,000 for the second quarter of 2013. MarketWire

Paragon Software Systems Ramps Up US Sales Team
Paragon Software Systems, Inc, a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announces the addition of Charleston Hearne to their growing US sales team. Charleston will be responsible for Inside Sales, where he will work as a business development consultant providing information that turns prospects into informed buyers. MarketWire

Harvey Westbury Corp. Retires Treasury Stock
Harvey Westbury Corp. (PINKSHEETS: HVYW), a packaging, assembly and distribution company with aftermarket automotive and marine items as principal products, announced today that it has retired a block of treasury stock recently acquired through a rescission agreement involving common stock issued to key employees for the forgiveness of accrued wages MarketWire

Viztek to Demonstrate End-to-End Digital Solutions for Hospitals During AHRA
(AHRA Booth 125) -- Viztek, a leading provider of complete digital software and hardware diagnostic imaging solutions, announces attendance at the upcoming Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) meeting & exposition in Minneapolis, July 28 - 31, 2013 MarketWire

Locus Featured in Sustainability Management Software Report by Independent Analyst Firm Verdantix
Locus Technologies (Locus), the leader in cloud-based environmental compliance and information management software, has been recognized as one of the top 15 global sustainability management software suppliers in the report "Green Quadrant® Sustainability Management Software, July 2013 MarketWire

Axiad IDS Integrates Wave Data Protection Into Its Identity Solutions to Bring Increased Value to Customers
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX), the Trusted Computing Company, today announced a strategic distribution agreement with Axiad IDS, a market solution provider and value-added distributor for industry-leading suppliers of identity and access management (IAM) and authentication solutions. The partnership will offer Wave's security solutions on a resale basis through Axiad's channel partners. MarketWire

Freestone Resources Issues a Fiscal Year End Update
Freestone Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: FSNR) would like to issue an update to its shareholders as the company culminates its 2013 fiscal year end. MarketWire

The Dinerstein Companies Opens New Millennium Luxury Apartments in Houston
The Dinerstein Companies is pleased to announce the opening of its newest Houston luxury apartments, The Millennium High Street. Set in a premium Highland Village locale on Westheimer, the high-end inner-loop apartment community is already gaining lots of inquiries from prospective tenants. MarketWire

Gary Marriage Jr., CEO of Nature Coast Financial Advisors, Announces Expansion to Tampa
Nature Coast Financial Advisors, Inc., www.naturecoastfinancial.com, which serves customers in nine states, is opening a second office in Tampa. MarketWire

New Book, 'Find the Lost Dollars: 6 Steps to Increase Profits in Architecture, Engineering, and Environmental Firms,' Enhances Profitability
A new book, "Find the Lost Dollars: 6 Steps to Increase Profits in Architecture, Engineering, and Environmental Firms," (www.FindTheLostDollars.com), from CPA and entrepreneur June Jewell, works as a companion for business leaders looking to trim the fat from their organization and save money. MarketWire

Nationwide Sage Listens RV Relay Hits the Big Apple
Sage, a leading provider of business management software and services for more than 6 million small to midsized businesses worldwide, is continuing its 16-city, 50-day Sage Listens RV Relay with a stop in New York City and New Jersey today. MarketWire

New Book, 'Change Intelligence,' Shows Leaders How to Effectively Manage Organizational Change
A new, research-based guide to managing organizational change, "Change Intelligence: Use the Power of CQ to Lead Change that Sticks" (www.changecatalysts.com), by Barbara Trautlein, walks readers through evaluating their leadership style and offers practical ways to implement successful and sustainable change. MarketWire

Days Out of Service -- The Silent Profit-Killer
Decisiv, Inc., the leading provider of service relationship management platforms, today announced the availability of a white paper that presents an in-depth look at Days Out of Service (DOS) as a fundamental financial driver to the bottom line profitability of fleets and service providers MarketWire

Avantor Performance Materials Expands Distribution Arrangement With VWR International, LLC for Pharmaceutical Production Chemicals in Europe, Middle East and Africa
Avantor™ Performance Materials, a global manufacturer of performance materials and chemicals, today announced it has expanded its arrangement with VWR International, LLC for distribution of its pharmaceutical production chemicals portfolio in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. MarketWire

Finding Rover Launches Free Mobile App to Reunite Lost Dogs With Their Owners
Finding Rover, a free mobile app for finding lost dogs in real-time, today launched its platform and mobile application. More than 10 million pets go missing each year, according to The Humane Society of the United States MarketWire

TRUSTe Finds Online Tracking Running Hot for Summer's High Season
TRUSTe, the leading global privacy management solutions provider, today released its "Website Monitoring Privacy Index: Travel Edition," outlining findings of third party tracking occurring across 25 travel industry websites worldwide, including global travel portals and websites for U.S., European Union (EU), Middle East and Asian airlines MarketWire

Hansen Medical and Philips Reinforce Collaboration in Robotic Systems for Endovascular Interventions
Hansen Medical, Inc MarketWire

Swipp Brings Rich Social Features to 66 Million Websites
Swipp announced today that it is bringing its insight tools to the world's 66 million Wordpress websites, transforming them from flat content into lively communities where people can share what they think and tap into opinions from around the globe. MarketWire

Moog Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Webcast on July 26, 2013
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) will release its third quarter fiscal 2013 earnings for the period ended June 29, 2013 on Friday, July 26, 2013. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call. MarketWire

REMINDER: iMomentous to Share Mobile Recruiting Expertise at TheLadders JobMobile Chicago
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Acer's New Z3-605: Comfort, Control and Crisp Audio All in One
Editor's Summary: Front facing Harman Kardon speakers combined with Dolby Home Theater v4 deliver superb sound quality. A 23-inch Full HD IPS display provides stunning and realistic imagery. Select models offer 10-point touch technology for intuitive operation. Many configurations offer hand recognition software that enables gestures to execute common commands MarketWire

Shareholders of 21.68% of the Issued Share Capital of PCD Stores Accept Takeover Offer
BELMONT HONG KONG LTD. ("Belmont"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Beijing Wangfujing International Commercial Development Co., Ltd. ("WFJ International"), announced that, as at 4:00 p.m. on 17 July 2013, it has received valid acceptances of 912,884,290 Shares, or approximately 21 ACN Newswire

Medigene Reports Outcome of Annual General Meeting
Medigene AG /Medigene Reports Outcome of Annual General Meeting . Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Q2 Results - conference call Thursday 25 July
Announcement from Össur hf.No:19/2013 GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä retrofits German ferry with dual-fuel engines to reduce environmental footprint on sensitive sea area
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 17 July 2013 at 5 pm EET GlobeNewswire

Trust in Global Financial Institutions in Second Quarter 2013 Diverges Across Regions but Remains Steady Overall
Quarterly TRust Index leverages proprietary data, analytics, news and social media sentiment GlobeNewswire

Mold Inspection & Testing Helps Atlanta Couple With Mold Problem
Channel 2 News in Atlanta recently did a story on a local couple that was upset about how indoor mold growth was handled in their apartment. MarketWire

Scaling Up a PAS to Handle Huge Insurance Policy Database -- Whitepaper From MphasiS Wyde Available
Can a modern policy administration system handle a database with tens of millions of individual policies and thousands of group policies? MarketWire

"Liverpool FC Asia Tour 2013" Arrives in Jakarta Onboard Garuda Indonesia Special Flight
As its "Global Official Airline Partner of Liverpool FC" Garuda Indonesia flies Liverpool FC to and through Asia on their LFC Asia Tour 2013 in Jakarta, Melbourne and Bangkok ACN Newswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Financial calendar 2014
Report Q4 2013: 13 February 2014Report Q1 2014: 7 May 2014Report Q2 2014: 18 July 2014Report Q3 2014: 30 October 2014 GlobeNewswire

Plastic Surgeon in Boston Uses Dermal Fillers to Postpone the Need for Surgical Intervention
According to Boston plastic surgeon Dr. Leonard Miller, injectable dermal fillers have become increasingly popular with his patients in recent years. He says over 50% of his patients request to have these minimally-invasive procedures as an alternative to plastic surgery MarketWire

New Responsive Website Design Can Improve Online Experience for Plastic Surgery Patients in Marietta
Recently, Dr. Thomas Lintner announced the launch of a new responsive website for his Atlanta plastic surgery practice. The redesigned site now makes it easier for patients and those who are considering cosmetic enhancement treatment to view and navigate through information, regardless of what type of device they are using to access the website MarketWire

Wärtsilä receives first two orders for new Wärtsilä X62 engine
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 17 July 2013 at 12 noon EET GlobeNewswire

CityPlay Looks to the Future With Metaswitch
Metaswitch Networks, a leading provider of the software and solutions that power a whole new generation of communications services, today announced that CityPlay has selected the MetaSphere Multimedia Telephony Applications Server (MTAS) and Perimeta Session Border Controller (SBC). MarketWire

HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair Opens with Record Exhibitor Participation
A record 560 exhibitors from 30 countries and regions are taking part in the 24th HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, which opened today and continues through 23 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Corporation Confirms Contracts for Two FPSOs in Brazil
A Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) joint venture has entered into contract with a consortium led by Brazil's national oil company, Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)-led Consortium for the charter, operation and maintenance of two Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) systems in Brazil ACN Newswire

Huddle Strengthens Its Reseller Channel Through Partnership With Softcat
Huddle is expanding the delivery of next generation content collaboration services across the UK thanks to a new partnership with leading UK reseller Softcat MarketWire

Connell Brothers Appoints APAC Regional Manager for Personal Care Business
Connell Brothers, a division of Wilbur-Ellis Company, and the largest marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients in Asia-Pacific, has appointed Ms. Pamela Jones to the newly developed role of regional manager for the company's Personal Care Business Unit ACN Newswire

Nestlé Purina announces new factory in Poland
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé Purina announces new factory in Poland. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Morphlabs and NEC form Partnership to Deliver Breakthrough Cloud Solutions to Service Providers
Morphlabs, Inc. (Morphlabs; CEO and founder, Winston Damarillo), a U.S.-based cloud solution provider, and NEC Corporation (NEC; Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6701) today announced the availability of pre-configured and certified mCloud Solutions with NEC Express5800 servers ACN Newswire

International Biotech Experts Assemble at BioBusiness Asia 2013 to Examine Opportunities in Taiwan, the Asia-Pacific and the World
BioBusiness Asia, the event that global investors and biotech companies look forward to each year, takes place on July 17 and July 18 MarketWire

Aspect Software in Deal to Acquire Voxeo; Expands Cloud, Multi-Channel Self-Service, IVR Product and Channel Presence
Aspect Software, a leading provider of fully-integrated customer interaction management, workforce optimization, and back-office solutions, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Voxeo Corporation, a leading provider of hosted and on-premise Interactive Voice Response (IVR) solutions and a leading platform provider for Communications Enabled Business Processes ACN Newswire

Princeton Forrestal Village Announces Healthcare Center
RUTHERFORD, NJ--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) -   Investcorp International, Inc. and Lincoln Equities Group, LLC announced today the establishment of The Center for Healthcare at Princeton Forrestal Village. MarketWire

Republic Polytechnic and Cisco Launch Security-Focused Networking Certification and Collaborate on Students' Final-Year Project
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Republic Polytechnic have signed a memorandum of agreement to integrate the Cisco® CCNA® Security training program, the leading global certification for security credentials in networking, into Republic Polytechnic's Diploma in information technology (IT). MarketWire

Stock Exchange of Thailand Improves Business Operations and Consolidates IT Infrastructure With Cisco Data Center Architecture
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has implemented Cisco's (NASDAQ: CSCO) Data Center architecture to increase operational flexibility, improve its business operations and streamline its online trading platform. MarketWire

e2v Adds High Reliability Qorivva(TM) Microcontrollers to Its Portfolio of Semiconductor Solutions for Aerospace and Defence
e2v, a leading global provider of hi-rel semiconductor solutions, today announced plans to support Qorivva™ microcontrollers with the release of hi-rel versions. The first product to be added to the catalogue will be the PC5674F, a product which will deliver the next generation of avionic processing elements, high computing performance with minimal power consumption. MarketWire

e2v's High Reliability Qorivva(TM) Microcontrollers Expands Its Portfolio of Semiconductor Solutions for Aerospace and Defence
e2v, a leading global provider of hi-rel semiconductor solutions, today announced plans to support Qorivva™ microcontrollers with the release of hi-rel versions. The first product to be added to the catalogue will be the PC5674F, a product which will deliver the next generation of avionic processing elements, high computing performance with minimal power consumption. MarketWire

Telefonica and ASSIA Extend Global Partnership to Optimize Broadband Customer Experience
Telefónica, via its global operating business unit (Telefónica Global Resources), and ASSIA, Inc., a leading solutions company for broadband service providers, are pleased to announce an agreement to expand a global contract for DSL network management to improve network performance and customer care MarketWire

Double A Enters the Dissolving Pulp Market
Premium copy paper maker Double A enters the dissolving pulp market in response to significant growth in the market and the global demand in many enterprises. Double A has invested USD 6.1 million to upgrade its pulp production line in Thailand to supply the world's textile industry with high quality and sustainable raw material from KHAN-NA ACN Newswire

CITIC Telecom CPC's SmartCLOUD(TM) Solutions Fuel the Greater China and South East Asia Growth of Four Directions, an Award-winning Applications Developer
CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK: 1883), announced today that the award-winning application developer Four Directions is embarking on its Greater China and South East Asia expansion with the support of SmartCLOUD(TM) cloud computing solutions ACN Newswire

Pacific Conferences Runs Its 8th Crisis & Social Media Workshop in Singapore & Hong Kong
Every organisation is vulnerable to crises, regardless of the activities involved. As social media is getting a larger voice in the way brands present and communicate themselves, it draws together a number of potentially damaging events that require innovative damage control strategies ACN Newswire

Engaging the Millennials: Leading Marketers Address Key Challenges in Digital Age
The Millennials are one of the most challenging yet rewarding target audience of APAC marketers. Born with technology as their sixth sense, these "digital natives" are a generation of early adopters who shape trends that will eventually permeate into the rest of the population ACN Newswire

Pacific Conferences Addresses Pressing Issues Surrounding Mobile Marketing
Today, mobile devices are easily at the center of a typical consumer's daily life. As Ms Lynette Lee, Senior Marketing Communications Manager with Starmall Property Management Pte Ltd puts it, "we are currently living in a very exciting and challenging period as more consumers are becoming smartphone savvy ACN Newswire

MCN Enables Search for KDDI's 'au Smart Pass'
Mobile search and advertising solution provider MCN has provided the search and ad management system for KDDI's newly upgraded "au Smart Pass" portal in cooperation with Japan's mediba, inc.Smart Pass search allows end-users to find their favorite Apps, Coupons, Videos and e-books through MCN's cloud-based, federated search platform ACN Newswire

BW Offshore: Extension for Sendje Berge
BW Offshore has agreed an extension for FPSO Sendje Berge with Addax Petroleum Exploration Ltd until the end of Q1 2014. The extension has been agreed to secure operational continuity while joint work to detail longer term program for investment and production is completed. GlobeNewswire

Novartis announces final agreement with Dr. Daniel Vasella
Novartis International AG /Novartis announces final agreement with Dr. Daniel Vasella. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Novartis delivered growth across all divisions in second quarter (cc); raises guidance for full year 2013
Novartis International AG /Novartis delivered growth across all divisions in second quarter (cc); raises guidance for full year 2013 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

SGS 2013 HALF YEAR RESULTS
SGS /SGS 2013 HALF YEAR RESULTS. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Presentation of second quarter and first half year 2013
The presentation of second quarter 2013 is attached hereto. GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Report second quarter and first half year 2013
(Drammen. 17 July 2013) Eltek reported revenue of NOK 930 million and order entry of NOK 1,024 million in the second quarter 2013, representing increases of three percent and 15 percent, respectively, compared to the second quarter last year. Gross margin was stable at 27.9 percent (28 GlobeNewswire

Rezidor Hotel Group: INTERIM REPORT January-June 2013
Second quarter, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins mooring system contract for accommodation unit
17 July 2013 - Aker Solutions has won a contract to supply a complete Pusnes wire mooring system for a cylindrical-shaped accommodation unit being built at Cosco Nantong Shipyard in China. GlobeNewswire

Reminder: Invitation to presentation of Orkla's Q2-13 results, Thursday 18 July
Orkla will report second quarter 2013 results on Thursday, 18 July 2013 at 7.00 a.m. CET. The quarterly report and the presentation material will be available at this time at www.orkla.com. GlobeNewswire

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