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Coldwell Banker Real Estate Announces New Franchise Affiliate in Northern California
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC today announced the affiliation of the newly created Coldwell Banker Kappel Gateway Realty in Vacaville, Calif., welcoming more than 200 agents in seven offices serving Solano County along the Interstate 80 corridor between Sacramento and San Francisco. MarketWire

RHJ International: AGM and EGM Update
RHJ International (the "Company" or"RHJI") today hosted its Annual Shareholders Meeting and ExtraordinaryGeneral Meeting at which CEO Leonhard Fischer and CFO MarthaBoeckenfeld provided an overview of the Company's performance andstrategic progress. MarketWire

City of Laguna Beach Call for Artists Lifeguard Headquarters Art-in-Public Places Project
The City of Laguna Beach is seeking applications from qualified artists to undertake a $60,000 sculpture installation for the new Lifeguard Headquarters Facility currently under construction at Main Beach in Laguna Beach. MarketWire

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. Unit AMG Aluminum Closes the Sale of Its Interest in Chinese Joint Venture
AMG Advanced MetallurgicalGroup N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") announces that AMGAluminum hasclosed the previously announced sale of its 45% equity interest inNanjingYunhai KB Alloys Co., Ltd ("YKB") to Nanjing Yunhai Special Metals Co.,Ltd. MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services and HR Plus to Host a Free Workplace Violence Prevention Seminar
AlliedBarton Security Services, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, and HR Plus, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions for employment and background screening, will host a free workplace violence prevention seminar on Wednesday, July 24, at 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The seminar will take place at the Kentucky Derby Museum, 704 Central Ave MarketWire

e2v Image Sensors Launched Into Space on Board Vietnam's First Optical Earth Observation Satellite
On 7th May 2013, e2v high performance image sensors were launched into space on-board Vietnam's first optical Earth observation satellite, the Vietnam Natural Resources, Environment and Disaster Monitoring Satellite (VNRED Sat-1). The satellite was carried into orbit from French Guiana by VERTA 1, the second Vega launcher. MarketWire

Huntington Learning Center Hosts the 2013 Huntington School Services Convention
Huntington Learning Center hosted its annual Huntington School Services Convention June 6, 2013, at the Hotel Sax in Chicago, Illinois. Huntington School Services franchisees, staff and corporate employees met to discuss best practices for quality instruction, new marketing initiatives, annual results, goals for the coming years, and more MarketWire

SFL - Announces Pricing of Public Offering
Press Release from Ship FinanceInternational Limited, June 18, 2013 MarketWire

VistaJet Expands Fleet With Challenger 350 Jet
Editors note: There is one photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

ADVA Optical Networking Drives Synchronization of Radio Access Networks to New Levels of Precision
ADVA Optical Networking SE /ADVA Optical Networking Drives Synchronization of Radio Access Networks toNewLevels of Precision Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Santarus and Pharming announce FDA acceptance for review of RUCONEST (recombinant human C1 esterase inhibitor) Biologics License Application
Santarus, Inc.(NASDAQ: SNTS) and Pharming Group NV (NYSE Euronext: PHARM) today announcedthat the U.S.Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing the BiologicsLicenseApplication (BLA) for the investigational drug RUCONEST® (recombinanthuman C1esterase inhibitor) 50 IU/kg. Santarus and Pharming are seeking U.S MarketWire

Marathon Patent Group's Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Relay IP, Inc., Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against 10 Defendants
Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (OTCBB: MARA) ("Marathon"), an intellectual property services and patent licensing company, announced today that its subsidiary Relay IP Inc, ("Relay") has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware against 10 named defendants. MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Names New Leaders in Rockford and Chicago

Laser Research Optics CO2 Laser Lenses Feature Low Absorption Coatings
Laser Research Optics supplies a full line of CO2 lenses and mirrors for engraving and marking lasers that are optimized for 10.6 microns and available for field replacement by users. MarketWire

Cytokinetics Announces Results From ATOMIC-AHF Will Be Presented At Late Breaking Clinical Trials Session At The European Society Of Cardiology Congress 2013
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Thomson Reuters Named Calculating Agent for New Traded Methodology Benchmarks
Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced it has been selected as the calculation agent to compile and publish new traded methodology benchmarks for a series of foreign exchange currency pairs for the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) ACN Newswire

Guerrilla Mobile to Integrate MarcoPoloLoco Mobile App Technology
PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwired - June 18, 2013) - Guerrilla Mobile will be integrating MarcoPoloLoco's spacetime messaging mobile app technology into apps as a service for their customers. MarketWire

Vemma(R) Honored as a Five-Time Stevie(R) Award Winner in 2013 American Business Awards(SM)
Vemma was presented with a Silver and four Bronze Stevie® Awards in multiple categories in The 11th Annual American Business Awards in Chicago last night. MarketWire

FormFactor's Advanced Copper Pillar Probing Solutions Selected by Leading Semiconductor Foundries for Volume Production
FormFactor Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) announced today that it has shipped multiple units of Apollo™ MF100 probe cards to two leading semiconductor foundries. Following an extensive engineering evaluation, the foundries selected the Apollo™ MF100 to test advanced 28nm System-on-Chip products, utilizing copper pillar packaging technology, in volume production. MarketWire

Jefferson Lines Ends Bus Service to Park Rapids on July 10
"After providing bus service to Park Rapids for the past two years, this was a difficult decision for the company," said Kevin Pursey, Director of Marketing and Culture. "We were simply unable to build up ridership." MarketWire

Jefferson Lines Ends Bus Service to Mora and Cambridge on July 13, 2013
"After providing bus service to Cambridge and Mora for the past two years, this was a difficult decision for the company," said Kevin Pursey, Director of Marketing and Culture. "We were simply unable to build up ridership on this route." MarketWire

Jefferson Lines Ends Bus Service to Hastings, Red Wing and Lake City
"After providing bus service to Hastings, Red Wing and Lake City for the past two years, this was a difficult decision for the company," said Kevin Pursey, Director of Marketing and Culture. "We were simply unable to build up ridership on this route." MarketWire

Vectren Corporation Announces Disposition by ProLiance Holdings, LLC of Wholesale Gas Marketing Assets
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) announced effective June 18, 2013, ProLiance Holdings, LLC (ProLiance) has disposed of certain of the net assets, along with the long term pipeline and storage commitments, of its wholesale natural gas marketing subsidiary, ProLiance Energy, LLC, to a subsidiary of Energy Transfer Partners (NYSE: ETP) MarketWire

Los Angeles International Commercial Beer Competition Announces Winners for 2013
A Belgian-style lambic/sour ale took the top honors at the 2013 Los Angeles International Commercial Beer Competition. Earning a gold medal, Boston Beer Company, Samuel Adams Stony Brook Red took Best of Show among the 647 entries. MarketWire

Jefferson Lines Ends Bus Service to Rugby, Devils Lake and Towner on July 10
"After providing bus service to Rugby, Devils Lake and Towner for the past two years, this was a difficult decision for the company," said Kevin Pursey, Director of Marketing and Culture. "We were simply unable to build up ridership on this route." MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Declares Third Quarter Cash Dividend
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per share. MarketWire

Ram Power Announces Results of Annual and Special Meeting
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, is pleased to announce that all resolutions were passed at the Company's annual and special meeting (the "Meeting") held today. MarketWire

CubeSmart Completes $800 Million in Unsecured Bank Financing
CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE), a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust focused on self-storage facilities, today announced that the Company completed approximately $800 million in unsecured bank financing through amendments to its existing credit facility and term loan agreements. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing Offers "Intrigue You," the Ultimate Summer Relaxation Package
Let us intrigue you this summer with the perfect vacation, where joy and relaxation come together, family and friends reconnect and memories last forever. This is summer at The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing. MarketWire

Charli XCX Sets Major Headline Tour
Riding high on Billboard's "Hot 100," with a song she penned within minutes in a hotel room, "I Love It (Feat. Charli XCX)," her RIAA platinum certified collaboration with Swedish pop duo Icona Pop; Charli XCX has announced details of her next North American headline tour MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc.'s Wholesale Brokerage Division Names Jeff Case as Environmental Liability Practice Group Leader
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO), along with its wholly-owned subsidiary, Hull & Company, Inc., today announced that Jeffrey B. Case, CRIS, MLIS, has been named Environmental Liability Practice Group Leader of the Company's Wholesale Brokerage Division. MarketWire

BELO CORP. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors of Claims of Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Board of Belo Corp. in Connection With the Sale of the Company to Gannett Co., Inc.
Levi & Korsinsky notifies investors of Belo Corp. ("Belo" or the "Company") (NYSE: BLC) of claims of breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law against the board of directors of the Company in connection with the sale of the Company to Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI). A complaint was filed in Texas state court. MarketWire

Floored Earns First-Ever Realogy FWD Innovation Prize
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services, today announced Floored, a New York City-based company that generates interactive 3D models of all types of real estate, as the winner of the inaugural Realogy FWD Innovation Summit. MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino to Get Curiouser and Curiouser at Mad Hatter Party Pit on Wednesday, June 19
On Wednesday, June 19 Barona Resort & Casino will be a wonderland of cash prizes during a Mad Hatter Tea Party themed Party Pit event from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. in the Chipless Arena. Players will have a chance to win up to $5,000 in prize payouts. MarketWire

Cassidian Communications VESTA(R)/Sentinel(R) 4 System Expands 9-1-1 Response Capabilities for Ridgecrest (Calif.) Police Department
Cassidian Communications, an EADS North America company, announces the selection and deployment of the new VESTA®/Sentinel® 4 Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) call taking system by the Ridgecrest (Calif.) Police Department. MarketWire

Fabien Cousteau Brings Mission 31 Preview to Sea Monsters Revealed Exhibition at MOSI
Filmmaker and oceanographic explorer Fabien Cousteau will make his first public appearance following the announcement of his 31-day ocean exploration endeavor, Mission 31, at the nationally touring Sea Monsters Revealed exhibition presented by BASE Entertainment, currently located at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) in Tampa on June 25 MarketWire

Oracle to Provide Partners Strategies to Grow and Profit at Annual Oracle PartnerNetwork Kickoff
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AlliedBarton Security Services' Sustainable Tradeshow Exhibit Generates Charitable Furniture Donation to STAR/PAL at BOMA 2013
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, will create a sustainable trade show display at the 2013 Every Building Conference & Expo, presented by BOMA International and Buildings Magazine, to benefit STAR/PAL (Sports Training, Academics, Recreation/Police Athletic League) MarketWire

MiTAC Announced the First 64-Bit ARM(R) Processor-Based Servers -- 7 Star Server System During Computex 2013
MiTAC International Corp. (MiTAC), a leading ICT manufacturing company, is pleased to announce its new range of 64-Bit ARMv8 processor-based servers. Working alongside ARM, and AppliedMicro, this new server platform, 7 star server system, is able to provide peak performance without sacrificing power efficiency and is optimized for today's emerging class of cloud-based server applications. MarketWire

Zurich Hotel Invites Guests to "Live Life to Discover" During Renaissance Hotels' Global Day of Discovery
As a hotel brand that always encourages its guests to "Live Life to Discover," Renaissance Hotels invites visitors around the world to participate in their second ever "Day of Discovery." On June 19, all 155 Renaissance Hotels the world over will be introducing their guests to local discoveries through special celebrations and events. MarketWire

Baltimore Inner Harbor Hotel Hits a Homerun With Grand Slam Baseball Package
In Baltimore, baseball isn't just played in any old stadium. Orioles Park at Camden Yards was originally a railroad center, but today it's home to MLB's Baltimore Orioles. Whether rooting for the home or visiting team, the Residence Inn Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor has a Baltimore vacation package that's sure to be a homerun with any baseball fan. MarketWire

Hotel in Richardson, Texas Opens Renovated Club Lounge
At the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel, there are no velvet ropes, guest lists or doormen to gain access to the Club Lounge, but with the recent lounge renovation, every guest of this north Dallas hotel will be clamoring to experience the upgraded services and benefits. MarketWire

Courtyard Miami Beach Oceanfront Revitalizes Property With Stunning New Enhancements and Addition of Oceanfront Tower
Since 1940 the Courtyard Miami Beach Oceanfront, 3925 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Fla. formerly known as the "Cadillac Hotel," has graced the shores of Miami Beach providing guests with a stylish boutique hotel experience that has all the perks of staying in a full resort MarketWire

Novo Nordisk A/S: Federal Circuit Court rules on patent litigation involving Prandin(R) (repaglinide)
Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for theFederal Circuit partially affirmed a 2011 District Court decision, with a2-1 ruling that a claim in a Novo Nordisk patent related to the use ofrepaglinide in combination with metformin for the treatment of type 2diabetes was invalid. This decision favors approval and launch of a genericrepaglinide product. MarketWire

SnapLogic CEO Gaurav Dhillon to Speak at GigaOM Structure Conference in San Francisco This Week
SnapLogic, The Elastic Integration Company™, today announced that Gaurav Dhillon, CEO and Founder of SnapLogic, will participate in the main stage program of the GigaOM Structure conference in San Francisco on June 19. The SnapLogic lineup of activities at the event includes: MarketWire

20/20 Imaging Introduces New EHR Specifically for Podiatry Market
20/20 Imaging, a leader in health IT, digital imaging, PACS and electronic health record (EHR) solutions, introduces the PodPractice EHR, the first fully digitally-integrated, end-to-end EHR solution designed specifically for podiatric practices MarketWire

Fulton Financial Extends Timeframe for Stock Repurchase Program
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) today announced that its board of directors has extended the timeframe for its current stock repurchase program announced in January 2013. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Corporation Promotes Three to Senior Management Team
E. Philip Wenger, chairman, president and CEO of Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT), today announced the promotions of Meg R. Mueller, Curtis J. Myers, and Angela M. Sargent to the positions of senior executive vice president and member of the Corporation's senior management team. The promotions will take effect on July 1, 2013 MarketWire

Marathon Group Corp. Forms New Staffing Services Division to Expand Services Offering and Fully Optimize Personnel Resources
Marathon Group Corp. (PINKSHEETS: PDPR) announced they have formed a new professional staffing division that will focus on providing qualified temporary clinical and administrative personnel to hospitals, doctor-owned medical groups, assisted care facilities, corporate medical centers and other medical service organizations. MarketWire

Bridge Bank Provides $18 Million to Boudin Bakery
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that it recently provided Boudin Bakery of San Francisco with an $18 million term loan to refinance its existing credit facilities. MarketWire

NewBay Media Launches Marketing Services Group
NewBay Media has announced the launch of NewBay Plus, a new Marketing Services division that will focus exclusively on custom content, native advertising, and lead nurturing programs using all forms of print, digital, and social media, as well as face-to-face and digital events. MarketWire

Delsey Reveals Secrets to Traveling With Children
With over 65 years of experience in the travel industry, Delsey, creator of feature-rich luggage reveals secrets to traveling with children. Guaranteed to make the trip better for families, as well as for those traveling next to them, Delsey is sharing ten tips for those traveling with young children: MarketWire

CT Realty Investors Sells Three "Beach City" Apartment Communities
A CT Realty Investors joint venture with WLCM announced the sale of three apartment communities in Costa Mesa, Calif., located within a mile of each other. In a $13.6 million transaction, the three apartment communities were sold to two local private parties. MarketWire

Heritage Bank of Commerce Announces Partnership With AnewAmerica to Help Entrepreneurs Secure Funding for New Business Ventures
Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ: HTBK), the parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, today announced that it has partnered with AnewAmerica Community Corporation, an organization dedicated to fostering the long-term economic empowerment of new Americans to help them secure funding for their entrepreneurial ventures. MarketWire

Thousands Expected to Attend Small Business and Job Seeker Expo June 20
The Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC) and Jewish B2B Networking are co-hosting The Business Event, a business and employment expo in its third year, at Evanston Township High School, 1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston, on June 20, 2013 from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. MarketWire

Ink, the Company Behind, Closes $1.8M Seed Round
Ink, the company behind, today announced it closed a $1.8 million seed funding round to build out its developer framework. More than 20,000 apps and services already rely on Ink to offer consumers the ability to connect content across devices and sources like Dropbox, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Gmail Attachments, Google Drive, Evernote, and more MarketWire

B2W Software Launches New Mobile App for Construction Field Workers
B2W Software announces the release of the B2W Mobile tablet application to help contractors streamline communication and improve efficiencies helping to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget MarketWire

Internet & Telephone Relocates Network Operations Center to Methuen
Internet & Telephone (I&T), announced today that it is relocating its headquarters and network operations center to Methuen, Massachusetts. The new space, situated in The Scott Building at 421 Merrimack Street, will feature a 1,500 square foot state-of-the-art network operations center. MarketWire

NKK Switches Inks Global Distribution Agreement With Digi-Key Corporation
NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced it has signed a global distribution agreement with Digi-Key Corporation. The agreement enables Digi-Key to distribute NKK's market-leading products globally, with a specific focus on North America, Europe, Japan and the Asia Pacific region. MarketWire

Jeffrey R. Germain Named One of Financial Times' Top 400 Advisors
Jeffrey R. Germain, Senior Financial Advisor, of Wells Fargo Advisors in Los Angeles, CA, has been recognized as one of the "Top 400 Financial Advisors" in the country, by Financial Times. This is the first year Financial Times has given the honor. MarketWire

Neovia Logistics to Acquire MIQ Contract Logistics Business
Neovia Logistics, a global provider of complex supply chain solutions and logistics services primarily serving the automotive, industrial, mining, aerospace and defense industries, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the contract logistics division of MIQ Holdings, Inc. MarketWire

Vector Marketing Corporation Presents 'Cutco/Vector Distinguished Marketing Educator Award for Lifetime Contributions to Marketing Scholarship' to Linda Price, Ph.D.
Linda Price, Ph.D., department head and Underwood Family Professor of Marketing in the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona, became the most recent recipient of the prestigious Cutco/Vector Distinguished Marketing Award for Lifetime Contributions to Marketing Scholarship, endowed by Vector Marketing Corporation MarketWire

Citadel EFT, Inc. (CDFT) Announces the Conversion of Its Preferred 'C' & 'D' Shares Outstanding Into Restricted Common Stock
Citadel EFT, Inc.'s (OTCQB: CDFTD) CEO Gary DeRoos announces that all Convertible Preferred 'C' & 'D' stockholders will get their Preferred Securities converted into 100,000 to 300,000 Restricted Common Stock to the reconstituted issued capital in Citadel EFT. MarketWire

Zero Motorcycles Launches All-New Accessories and Apparel Line
Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced an all-new line-up of accessories and apparel. Designed to meet the needs of Zero's increasing rider base, Zero is offering new accessories that make it more convenient than ever before to ride electric MarketWire

QWave Fund Powers Physics and Materials Science-Based Innovation With Initial Round of Venture Capital Investments
QWave Fund, a new, global venture capital fund focused on physics and material sciences, today announced its first round of investments, which include a total of $7M USD to Estonia-based Clifton, Indiana-based Nano-Meta Technologies, Inc. and North Carolina-based Centice MarketWire

Hit Songwriters and GI Jams Creators Denny Randell and Biddy Schippers Are Honored With a Special Commemorative Plaque at the Pentagon, Presented by Paul D. Patrick, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs
Founders of GI Jams® ( and hit songwriters Denny Randell and Biddy Schippers were recognized at The Pentagon at the United States Department of Defense in Arlington, Va. during a special presentation of honor on June 14, 2013, where a dedicated plaque was presented to them by Major General, U.S. Army (Retired) Paul D MarketWire

Trade Show Tech Summit to Be Held July 9 at Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
A showcase of cutting-edge technology for event planners, with speakers including Words With Friends app co-creator Paul Bettner, is planned July 9 during the Trade Show Technology Summit 2013,, at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, says organizer Ann Windham, President and CEO of Imagine Xhibits, Inc., trade shows. MarketWire Hits the Beach This Summer
The folks at, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, are definitely in summer mode. Two weeks ago, they published their Top 10 City Beaches, and, this week, the team is continuing the theme with its list of Top 10 Beach Bars to toast the official kick off of summer, this Friday. Summer is the time for fun, sun and relaxation MarketWire

RGA Research on Aging Populations Presented at IIS Conference

Tufts Health Plan Receives 2013 AARP 'Best Employers for Workers Over 50' Award
Tufts Health Plan announced today it is the first health plan in New England to earn recognition as a top employer for workers age 50 and above from AARP, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that improves the lives of people over age 50. MarketWire

Culture Expert RoundPegg Launches Real-Time Employee Engagement Solution
For too long companies have settled for measuring employee engagement via traditional surveys, once a year with no tactical takeaways to right the ship. Yet, as RoundPegg observes, annual surveys are "like taking your temperature on New Year's Day to see if you'll have a fever on July 4th." MarketWire

Dassault Aviation: HAL and Dassault Aviation confident in partnership
HAL and Dassault Aviation confident in partnership MarketWire

Realtors(R) Call for Legislative Changes to New Rules Limiting Affordable Borrowing Options
Congress should consider redefining the new ability-to-repay requirements for Qualified Mortgages to avoid limiting affordable borrowing options for creditworthy buyers, said the National Association of Realtors® today in testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. MarketWire

Silver Aiding New Medical Technologies
Recent advances in biotechnology have brought a focus on silver's centuries-old role in medicine; that of acting as an important weapon in the fight against infection and disease. Silver is a critical element in bandages used to treat wounds and reduce the threat of infections in difficult environments MarketWire

ITpreneurs TIPA(R) for ITIL(R) Assessor Training in India
ITpreneurs conducted the first TIPA® (Tudor IT Process Assessment) Assessor and Lead Assessor training in India, successfully completing the certification of the first eight assessors and lead assessors. TIPA is fast-becoming the industry standard providing guidance for developing and improving IT Service Management (ITSM) processes. MarketWire

CDI Energy Products Releases Extensive NORSOK Certified Portfolio
Creating the largest and most comprehensive portfolio of NORSOK approved materials might be a lofty goal, but it is the target of CDI Energy Products, a leading global supplier of polymer components to the oil and gas industry. As part of the first stages of this portfolio development, eighteen compounds have been approved to NORSOK M-710 and ISO 23936:3001 standards. MarketWire

Minister, Oil Man, Businessman Find Opportunities With Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning Franchise
For Mike Dickey, the Chem-Dry carpet cleaning franchise was the answer to a prayer. For Brent John, it meant the freedom to stay in one place. And for Nazar Osman, it just made good business sense. MarketWire

BofA Merrill Is Best in Emerging-Markets Research, Asset Managers Tell Institutional Investor
Bank of America Merrill Lynch takes top honors on the 2013 Emerging Europe, the Middle East & Africa Research Team, Institutional Investor's annual ranking of the region's most highly regarded sell-side analysts as determined by the world's leading money managers. MarketWire

CDS Global Chairman and CEO Malcolm Netburn Selected as 2013 Fulfillment Management Association Hall of Fame Inductee
CDS Global's Chairman and CEO Malcolm Netburn has been named the 2013 inductee to the Fulfillment Management Association (FMA) Hall of Fame. The award reflects his more than 25 years of experience serving the publishing industry, as well as his critical role in the digital media revolution MarketWire

Sberbank CIB Debuts at No. 1 on Institutional Investor's Russia Research Survey
Previously unranked Sberbank CIB takes top honors on the 2013 All-Russia Research Team, Institutional Investor's annual ranking of the country's best sell-side analysts as determined by the world's leading money managers. MarketWire

OrthoSensor(TM) Receives FDA Clearance for VERASENSE(TM) Knee System with Limb Alignment
OrthoSensor™, Inc., the leader in intelligent orthopedics, today announced that the Company has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the VERASENSE™ Knee System with limb alignment MarketWire

ShineOn Revolutionizes the LED Lighting Industry
ShineOn Holding Inc., a global LED lighting solution provider, announced the successful demonstration of its DiscLight™ LED Light Engine, the world's first fully-integrated LED light engine without any external electronic components, at the Guangzhou International Lighting Exposition on June 9-12, 2014. MarketWire

Swinerton Taps George Denise, Jr., as Project Manager for Silicon Valley Interiors
Swinerton Builders welcomes George Denise, Jr., as project manager to oversee interiors work at its Silicon Valley division. Equipped with expertise in design management, a deep understanding of energy analytics, and a passion for sustainable building, George looks forward to helping clients develop spaces that achieve maximum energy efficiency and reduced operating costs. MarketWire

Software Toolbox Adds New Security Features to Connectivity Application
Software Toolbox® today announced the release of TOP Server Version 5.12 with new features such as a Security Policies plug-in for enabling more flexible control of client application access to drivers and data MarketWire

iCrossing Bolsters Media Practice With Expanded Offerings, New Hires
iCrossing, a global digital marketing agency, today announced it has hired Christine Bensen and Sabine Cummins to join its rapidly growing media organization. Since 2012, iCrossing has nearly doubled its display media spend, and its overall media practice revenue is up more than 20 percent MarketWire

Second Wave of Martini Media's Affluent Shopping Index(TM) Powered by comScore Reveals That Q1 Shopping Activity Across the Wealthiest Segments Comparably Strong
Martini Media, a global media and advertising company, shared key findings from its most recent Affluent Online Shopper Index™ research study powered by comScore. The index measured the behavior and engagement levels of the online affluent audience, and found shopping activity across the wealthiest segments remains comparably strong MarketWire

Lam Research Corporation to Host Analyst and Investor Meeting
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX) today announced it will host an analyst and investor meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time at the Westin San Francisco Market Street. The meeting, which coincides with SEMICON® West 2013, will serve as a general update for analysts and investors on Lam's strategy and operations MarketWire

Extra General Meeting 2013
Investment AB Kinnevik (publ) ("Kinnevik") today announced that the Company's Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) held today voted to support all of the resolutions proposed to the EGM. GlobeNewswire


Small shift in Nationale Suisse's shareholder structure: Baloise Group marginally increases share quota by 0.05 % to more than 10 %
Nationale Suisse /Small shift in Nationale Suisse's shareholder structure: Baloise Group marginally increases share quota by 0.05 % to more than 10 % . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New Business Model Yields Revenue Gains for PostNet Printing Franchise
Sometimes, in order to thrive, a business needs to evolve. PostNet, which started in 1993 as a pack-and-ship franchise, is a case in point MarketWire

California Water Service Group Is Named a Top 95 Workplace in the Bay Area
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT), a San Jose-based water and wastewater utility company serving two million people in California, Washington, New Mexico, and Hawaii, today announced that it has been named one of the Top 95 Workplaces for 2013 by the Bay Area News Group, which includes the San Jose Mercury News, the Oakland Tribune, the Contra Costa Times, and Santa Cruz Sentinel. MarketWire

What Happens When Interest Rates Rise?
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for June showing the effects rising interest rates are having on certain markets around the country and the overall housing recovery. A short preview video and the complete June 2013 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook are available here. MarketWire

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Illustrates Newest Technology for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) Applications at 2013 MD&M East
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions to showcase Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) technology, high volume precision parts and components with very tight tolerances in liquid silicone and multi-component medical device products at MD&M East at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, booth #3518 MarketWire

Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey Catches Fire on Premise According to New Restaurant Sciences' Data
Restaurant Sciences LLC, an independent firm that closely tracks food and beverage product sales throughout the foodservice industry in North America, unveiled that Buffalo Trace's Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey is enjoying significant growth at US restaurants, bars and hotels. MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Named to IDG's Computerworld 100 Best Places to Work in IT List for Third Consecutive Year
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payment processors and leading provider of merchant business solutions, today announced that it has been named to IDG's Computerworld 2013 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) MarketWire

Daptiv Survey Finds Resource Management Is the Top Business Challenge for Senior Executives
Daptiv, the leader in on-demand project portfolio management software, today announced the findings of a survey it conducted at the Gartner PPM and IT Governance Summit from May 20-22, 2013. Approximately 100 senior IT executives took the Daptiv survey, which was conducted to gauge and analyze the key business challenges faced by organizations in today's economy. MarketWire

Toshiba Increases Capacity of IPedge EP Application Server for Strata CIX to 24 Ports
Toshiba America Information Systems Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division (Toshiba --, today announced that it has increased the capacity of the EP model of its IPedge® Application Server to 24 ports, up from 8 ports MarketWire

PlayHaven Brings Lifetime Value Maximization Platform to Marmalade Game Developers
PlayHaven, the leading lifetime value (LTV) maximization platform for mobile games, today announced that it is now available for Marmalade, the award winning cross-platform SDK for native mobile apps. Marmalade developers are now able to implement PlayHaven's tools to acquire new players and intelligently engage, retain and monetize them. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's New Thermal Fuses Are Industry's First to Combine High Currents to 55 A With Operating Temperatures to + 160 Degrees C for 1,000 Hours
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the industry's first thermal fuses to offer high current capabilities up to 55 A and operation at temperatures up to + 160 degrees C for 1,000 hours without unexpected breakdown. AEC-Q200-tested, devices in the new Vishay Beyschlag HCTF series provide a safety interrupt of electrical power in high-current automotive applications. MarketWire

ETwater Earns EPA WaterSense(R) Certification for Entire Line of High Efficiency, Water-Saving Products
ETwater, the leader in smart irrigation control and water management solutions, today announced that it has earned the esteemed WaterSense® Certification through the U.S MarketWire

Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Principal Mike Hillis Elected National President of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors(R) (SIOR)
Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce is proud to announce Las Vegas Principal Mike Hillis has been elected to serve as the national president of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors® (SIOR). He will begin acting as president of SIOR this fall. MarketWire

Temperature@lert Debuts ZPoint Wireless Sensor Line
Temperature@lert announced the release of their wireless sensor line, ZPoint. After years of research, development, and thorough field-testing from government agencies and other partners worldwide, this leader in environmental monitoring solutions premieres their fault-tolerant, battery-powered wireless sensor line for data logging, alerting, and compliance. MarketWire

ACH Foam Technologies Wins Hole in One With EPS Geofoam for Country Club of the South
ACH Foam Technologies' EPS Geofoam won a hole in one for solving unique challenges during the construction of a 2,760 square foot outdoor terrace at Atlanta's well-known Country Club of the South. MarketWire

FORTRUST Announces Platinum Sponsorship at Data Center Dynamics Event in San Francisco
FORTRUST, the Rocky Mountain Region's premier data center and colocation services provider, announced that they will be one of three Platinum Sponsors at the Data Center Dynamics (DCD) Converged Event on July 12th in San Francisco. The San Francisco DCD Event is the second largest data center event of the year for the DCD organization MarketWire

createTank Releases FOSS Authentication Libraries
WHITE HALL, WV--(Marketwired - June 18, 2013) - createTank has teamed with MarcoPoloLoco and cr3473 (pronounced "create") to release free and open source (FOSS) authentication and session management libraries for Google App Engine. The libraries support App Engine Python and Java SDKs under the monikers cerberus-python and cerberus-java. MarketWire

UEI Announces FLATRACK(TM) 1U DAQ/Embedded Control Platform
WALPOLE, MA--(Marketwired - June 18, 2013) - United Electronic Industries (UEI) today announced the release of an innovative Ethernet-based data acquisition (DAQ) and control platform. The DNF-4-1G FLATRACK is a highly integrated, low-profile DAQ I/O engine made to accommodate a growing need for greater system programmability, functional versatility and scalable deployments MarketWire

Parks Associates: 2Q 2013 Mobile Research Shows Voice Control Technologies Resonating With Apple and Google Users
Parks Associates' "Voice Recognition & Control on Mobile Devices," based on multiple consumer surveys including a March 2013 survey of smartphone owners, finds a majority of both Apple iPhone Siri users and Google Now users are "very" satisfied with the voice control and recognition technologies MarketWire

Reputation Changer Moves Corporate Headquarters to Philadelphia
In what has already been a banner year for industry-leading reputation management firm Reputation Changer, the company has announced still another massive milestone -- the relocation of its corporate headquarters to the city of Philadelphia. The company has deep roots in the area, and indeed, its corporate offices previously occupied space in nearby West Chester MarketWire

ProcessUnity Introduces SDRM Service Delivery Risk Management Suite
2013 SPARK National Conference - ProcessUnity, a privately-held risk management software company, today announced its new Service Delivery Risk Management (SDRM) suite MarketWire

McNaughton-McKay and Hubbell Build Relationship Then Drive Results With Datalliance Vendor Managed Inventory
McNaughton-McKay Electric Company, Inc. distributes electrical products for automation, OEM, MRO, and construction markets in the United States and Germany. The company was founded in 1910 and is based in Madison Heights, Michigan. It has over 600 employees in 23 U.S. locations in Georgia, Ohio, Michigan, South Carolina, and North Carolina. MarketWire

Datapipe Wins 2013 American Business Award
Datapipe, a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing, today announced the American Business Awards, a Stevie® Awards program, has presented the company with a Stevie® Award in the "Customer Service Department of the Year" category MarketWire

Keno Kozie Grows Office Space and Employee Count in Chicago
Keno Kozie Associates, Ltd., a leading provider of information technology design, service and support to law firms and legal departments, today announces the company has expanded and renovated its Chicago office to accommodate its accelerated growth. MarketWire

Four Questions to Ask When Selecting Local Government Software Says UNIT4 Business Software
As the Federation of Canadian Municipalities noted during its recent annual conference, municipalities "provide the lion's share of front-line services to Canadians." One challenge facing local governments is computer software they purchased a decade ago is to be likely two or three generations outdated MarketWire

Businesses Beware: Hidden Sales Tax Implications for Companies Operating Online
There are new, hidden sales tax implications for businesses operating on the Internet. Many states are now classifying data that's being sold through the "cloud" as personal property and are out to collect sales and use tax from businesses and individuals on these services. MarketWire

Nomadix Highlights Hospitality Solutions to Address Internet Access Demands and Bandwidth Management at HITEC
HITEC, Booth #737 -- Next week at HITEC in Minneapolis, Nomadix, Inc., the innovator and pioneer of public access gateways, will address how the hospitality industry can better monitor and control Internet access for guests and visitors to provide increased customer satisfaction MarketWire

LiquidPlanner Launches Baseline: A Time Machine for Your Project Portfolio
LiquidPlanner, creator of the industry's only priority-based, predictive online project management solution, today announced the introduction of a new Baseline capability and a retrospective Timeline view into its flagship product MarketWire

Schreiner University Shares Best Practices on Harnessing IT Providers as Strategic Partners in University Business Magazine
Apogee, the nation's largest provider of managed residential network (ResNet) services to higher education, today announced its university partner Schreiner University has been featured in the online edition of University Business Magazine. MarketWire

derma e(R) Selects "LFPR" as Agency of Record
derma e®, a California-based brand of natural skin care products, recently selected LFPR LLC as the public relations Agency of Record to direct the award-winning company's national public relations and strategic communication initiatives. MarketWire

AudienceView Selected by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts
AudienceView has been selected as the new technology partner of The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester, MA. The Hanover Theatre will utilize AudienceView to streamline its robust membership and funds/donor management programs and modernize its ticketing, social reach and volunteer management MarketWire

African Gold Group, Inc. Updated Resources Estimate for Kobada Gold Project Surges to 2.3 Million Oz Au "Measured & Indicated" & 540,000 Oz Au "Inferred" Gold Grade Increases 10% to 0.87 g/t Au
African Gold Group, Inc., (TSX VENTURE: AGG) ("AGG" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of a NI 43-101 compliant updated resources estimate for AGG's Kobada gold project MarketWire

Enflick Delivers New MiFi Solution for Universal Wireless Connectivity - Without WiFi - at Breakthrough Price
Enflick, the company that developed TextNow, the leading application to provide free phone service over WiFi to more than 18 million users in the U.S. and Canada, today announced it will be using the Sprint network to deliver a new solution using the Novatel Wireless MiFi® technology platform MarketWire

Total Safety Partners With Serve Moore to Support Victims of Devastating Oklahoma Tornado
Total Safety employees are supporting local efforts to aid and assist the victims of the devastating tornados that swept through Oklahoma in May. The company has sent volunteers to assist with clean up, along with truckloads of safety equipment and supplies, including hard hats, safety glasses, Tyvek® coveralls, respirators and gloves. MarketWire

Achilles, a Global SaaS Leader in Supply Chain Management, Selects MetraTech for Billing and Settlement
MetraTech Corp., the leading provider of Agreements-Based Billing™, Commerce and Compensation solutions, today announced that Achilles, a global software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of supply chain management services, has selected the MetraNet® billing and settlement platform to support its global business growth. MarketWire

EMED Mining Public Limited: CORRECTION - Exercise of Options

MEDIA ADVISORY / INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY: BMO Spokespeople Available for Commentary as U.S. Fed Holds Critical Meetings This Week
All eyes will be on Washington this week as the Federal Reserve meets and considers the future of stimulus measures as the U.S. economy continues to expand. MarketWire

Axia3(R) and Whole Foods Markets Announce the "$1 Million Axia3(R) ProDigestive(R) Antacid Roll Give Away"
Axia3® has announced its "$1 Million Axia3® ProDigestive® Antacid Roll Give Away"! Running from June to August, Axia3® will give heartburn sufferers a free roll of Axia3® ProDigestive® Antacid, in partnership with participating Whole Foods Market locations nationwide. MarketWire

Pangolin Diamonds Discovers Second Kimberlite in Botswana, Adds Leading Diamond Geologist Manfred Marx to Exploration Team
Pangolin Diamonds Corp. (TSX VENTURE: PAN) (the "Company" or "Pangolin") announced it has discovered a second kimberlite at its 100% owned Tsabong North Project in Botswana. MarketWire

Alaska Air Group Orders Up to 10 Bombardier Q400 NextGen Turboprop Airliners
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Seattle-based Horizon Air has signed a firm contract to acquire three 76-seat Bombardier Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners. The transaction represents the conversion of three previously booked options on the aircraft. The airline also reconfirmed its options on another seven Q400 NextGen aircraft. MarketWire

What Does the 2013 Supermoon Hold for You?
Editors Note: There is one photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Visier's CEO John Schwarz to be Featured On The Bill Kutik Radio Show(R)
Visier, the innovation leader in workforce analytics, announced today that Visier Co-Founder and CEO John Schwarz, will be the featured guest on this week's The Bill Kutik Radio Show®. MarketWire

Audyssey Announces Its AmpIT SDK
Audyssey, a leader in audio technology for the home, automotive, mobile and movie theater markets, today announced its AmpIT ™ software development kit (SDK). AmpIT ™ makes Audyssey's advanced audio technologies available to any streaming radio application, giving users a more immersive listening experience. MarketWire

Ithaca Energy Inc - Stella Drilling Commences

WindPower Innovations Announces That Its Cameo Group Has Expanded Its Product Offering
WindPower Innovations, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WPNV) announced today that its Cameo Pools subsidiary has just launched its pool maintenance division to provide ongoing maintenance and repairs to its existing and new customers. MarketWire

DTSC Urged to Amend and Reissue the Existing Suspension Order; Exide's Vernon Facility Should Be Shut Down Until All Facts Are Known
A broad coalition of residents, factory workers and community leaders are asking Judge Luis Lavin and public agencies to put the health of local communities, and families, before Exide's bottom line. MarketWire

Klondex Intercepts 767.0 g/t (22.4 opt) Gold Over 0.6m (1.9ft) in Joyce Vein and Encounters a New Mineralized Structure
Klondex Mines Ltd. (TSX: KDX) (OTCQX: KLNDF), a Nevada gold exploration and development company, today reported the results of seven drill holes from drill station 9 (Table 1) at its Fire Creek gold project in Nevada. A new mineralized structure was identified running parallel and to the west of the Joyce Vein (Figure 1) and (Figure 2) that included an intercept 869.0 g/t (25.3 opt) gold over 0 MarketWire

Hannibal Industries Presents White Paper on Innovative TubeRack System
Hannibal Industries, Inc., a leading storage system manufacturer and provider, announced today that is has created a white paper, "TubeRack: A Revolution in Steel Pallet Storage Rack Systems," on its revolutionary storage system that is stronger and safer than conventional racking systems. MarketWire

Nuvilex, Inc.'s Medical Marijuana Subsidiary Will Be Part of Marijuana Research Boom
Nuvilex, Inc.'s (OTCQB: NVLX) subsidiary, Medical Marijuana Sciences, Inc., has already declared its focus will be on pancreatic cancer and cancers of the brain, and that research will put the company right in the middle of what is turning into a real explosion in the industry MarketWire

IntelePeer Expands Executive Team With Appointment of Industry Veteran to Lead Company Revenue Initiatives
IntelePeer, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based communications, today announced the appointment of Mike Jerich as the chief commercial officer (CCO) of the company. MarketWire

Tungsten Corp. Sampling Identifies New Target Prospects in Nevada
Tungsten Corp. (OTCQB: TUNG) ("Tungsten Corp." or the "Company"), an exploration stage company focused on the evaluation, acquisition and development of domestic tungsten mining opportunities, is pleased to announce that the stream sediment, soil and rock sampling survey recently completed by Carlin Trend Mining Services Ltd MarketWire

Plixer's Network Security Solution Wins Gold and Bronze
Plixer International, Inc., a leading provider of Network security solutions and NetFlow-based network traffic monitoring, today announced that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has selected its Scrutinizer™ V10 network security solution for Gold and three Bronze 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards MarketWire

SearchYourCloud Broadens Security and Search Capability to Android and Google Drive
Simplexo today announced that users can now secure and search data stored on Android devices and in Google Drive. With these new capabilities, SearchYourCloud users can now safely find documents and files stored in most major cloud storage and email sites, which also include Dropbox, Box, Exchange,, and Sharepoint. MarketWire

LUVE Sports Plans to Strengthen Big Box Retailer Relationship
LUVE Sports (formerly known as "Prince Mexico S.A., Inc.") (PINKSHEETS: LUVE) ("Prince Mexico" or the "Company"), a distribution company focused on expanding the retail reach of high-end sporting goods and related products, is planning to pursue a strategy of growth that includes an emphasis on product placement in "big box" retailers such as El Puerto de Liverpool S.A.B. de C.V. MarketWire Releases DataProtect 4.0, Achieves 243% Customer Growth, and Closes Round B Funding today announced the general availability of DataProtect™ 4.0, an enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery solution for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), remote/branch offices, and managed service providers (MSPs) MarketWire

Sage 100 Contractor Delivers New Capabilities Aimed at Helping Canadian Contractors Gain Added Efficiencies
Sage North America today announced that it has added new capabilities to Sage 100 Contractor that are geared specifically toward Canadian contractors MarketWire

Rockwell Medical Receives $20 Million in New Financing
Rockwell Medical (NASDAQ: RMTI), a fully-integrated biopharmaceutical company targeting end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) with innovative products and services for the treatment of iron deficiency, secondary hyperparathyroidism and hemodialysis, announced today that it closed a $20 million debt financing with Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. MarketWire

mPhase Technologies Receives 2013 Frost & Sullivan Award for Its Path-Breaking Battery Technology
Based on its recent analysis of the advanced battery market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) with the 2013 North America Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation Award for its pioneering nanobattery technology MarketWire

FindTheCompany Launches out of Beta With 2.5 Million Monthly Visitors and Enhanced Data on Millions of US Businesses
FindTheCompany, a free online research tool that provides potential customers and partners with objective information about companies, announced its official launch today. Through FindTheCompany, people can check the reputation of a business before buying products and services, while companies can build an online profile to attract new customers MarketWire

Shipwire Wins Award for Best Supply Chain Company
Shipwire fulfillment services has been recognized by the globally recognized Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) as the best supply chain company at the 2013 CODiE awards. The announcement, presented at the 28th Annual SIIA Content CODIE Awards Celebration, celebrated Shipwire as the industry leader for supply chain software MarketWire

Spin Games and Probability PLC Enter Into Content Licensing and Distribution Agreement
Spin Games LLC, a rising gaming content provider in the global slot industry of land based and interactive games, has entered into a mobile games content license and development agreement for regulated markets with Probability PLC, a leader in the mobile entertainment gambling industry. MarketWire

ZyXEL Introduces Industry's Fastest 600Mbps Powerline Family of Adapters
ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access, connected home and routing products, today introduced a family of 600Mbps HomePlug AV2 Powerline Adapters that are designed specifically for HD media streaming MarketWire

Lincoln Military Housing to Participate in San Diego Job Fair, Aimed at Employing Current and Transitioning Service Members, Veterans, and Their Spouses
On June 19th, 2013, the National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI) will be hosting its first Military Career Fair. The Career Fair will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the San Diego Convention Center. MarketWire

Transamerican Auto Parts Chooses eXperticity to Build Expertise on the Sales Floor
eXperticity, the leading platform for building and rewarding expertise within retail, was chosen by Transamerican Auto Parts to design and implement employee training and incentive programs to provide more expert guidance and meaningful help to customers. MarketWire

Adapx Invited to Speak at the AUSA ILW Mission Command Symposium
Adapx announced that its Vice President of DoD and Federal Solutions, Scott Lind, is speaking at the AUSA ILW Mission Command Symposium today in Kansas City at 3:20PM. Lind will address how to implement mission command across the Army with the recommendation that current user interfaces advance to be speech and sketch centric and doctrinally-based. MarketWire

BrightScope and Target Date Analytics Announce Latest Comprehensive Target Date Fund Study
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, together with Target Date Analytics, (, the leading independent provider of analysis, theory, and benchmarking of target date funds, today announced the release of Popping the Hood VI MarketWire

Study Finds Stress Testing to Be a Top Priority for Banks
Primatics Financial, the leader in integrated loan portfolio management, announced today the results of its industry study around loan management and stress testing oversight preparedness MarketWire

Medivation Voted Among Top Workplaces in the SF Bay Area
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that it was named among the top mid-sized companies in the San Francisco Bay Area News Group's annual Top Workplaces competition. The results of the employee survey, published in the San Jose Mercury News were featured in the most recent Top Workplaces special edition MarketWire

Summer Sounds and Activities Can Cause Hearing Loss
DefendEar by Westone teamed up with Vertx and Never Summer Industries to raise awareness of summer activities that can damage your ears. In the Sounds of Summer Facebook Photo Contest, running from June 15 through September 15, fans enter to win 1 of 3 prize packs, which each include DefendEar Custom-Fit Hearing Protection, and other prizes from Vertx, Ticketmaster, and Never Summer Industries. MarketWire

Austin Plastic Surgeon Highlights Breast Reduction From Consultation to Recovery
At the Plastic Surgery Center of Austin, Drs. David Mosier and Steven Holzman offer a comprehensive range of cosmetic procedures spanning from breast augmentation and breast reduction, to tummy tuck surgery and facelift surgery. According to Dr. Mosier, about 30% of his patients seek breast reduction surgery and the procedure is one of the most common he performs. MarketWire

Double Crown Resources Reports Progress on Multiple High Value Projects Currently Underway
Double Crown Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: DDCC), a fully reporting company (hereinafter, "Double Crown"), would like to update investors today on significant progress with some of the major projects currently under development MarketWire

Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Kourosh Maddahi Profiled in "Masters of Aesthetics" Magazine
Dr. Kourosh Maddahi is one of four "aesthetic specialists" profiled in the first issue of "Masters of Aesthetics" magazine. Dr. Maddahi was featured for his cosmetic dentistry work along with LASIK surgeon, Dr. Robert Maloney, plastic surgeon, Dr. Garth Fisher and image consultant, Eve Michaels MarketWire

DataJack Launches 4G Mobile Broadband Service
DataJack, Inc. (OTCBB: DJAK), a provider of mobile broadband Internet access offering data coverage to 280 million people in over 12,900 cities, announced today the launch of their 4G nationwide mobile broadband service. MarketWire

Augme Technologies Announces Promotion of Key Executive
Augme® Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: AUGT) ("Augme") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Hipcricket®, Inc. ("Hipcricket") (collectively "the Company"), a technology leader in mobile marketing and advertising, today announced that Doug Stovall has been appointed as the Company's Chief Operating Officer. MarketWire

Arxan Discusses Mobile App Integrity Protection at Mobile Wallet and Retail Innovation Summit
Arxan Technologies, the industry-leading provider of software security solutions that protect the App Economy, today announced they will speak on a panel titled "Breaking Down the Security of a Mobile Wallet" at the Mobile Wallet and Retail Innovation Summit MarketWire

Signet Announces $350 Million Share Repurchase Program and Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet" or the "Company") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a program to repurchase up to $350 million of Signet's common shares (the "Program"). The repurchase program will be funded through the Company's existing cash reserves and liquidity sources MarketWire

MetTel Names Steven Tunney Executive VP of Planning & Strategy
In a move that signals the company's plans for continued dynamic growth, MetTel, a leading provider of telecommunications services and network solutions, today announced the appointment of Steven Tunney as executive vice president of planning and strategy. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. and D3M Licensing Group Announce Milestone Endorsement and Licensing Deal With Flo Rida
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, and D3M Licensing Group, the global licensing agent for Flo Rida, today announced that they have signed a milestone endorsement and licensing deal with international multi-platinum artist and producer Flo Rida. MarketWire

Mellon Certified Restoration Chooses Alteva to Streamline Business Communications

Adaptive Planning Announces Accelerate 2013 Customer Award Winners
Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based business analytics solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, announced customer award winners for excellence in a variety of categories at its Accelerate 2013 user conference, an annual gathering of customers and partners from around the world MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Announces Acquisition of a Vessel and the Sale of One of Its Vessels for Scrap
Euroseas Ltd., (NASDAQ: ESEA) an owner and operator of drybulk carriers and containerships and provider of seaborne transportation for dry bulk and containerized cargoes, announced today that it sold for scrap one of the oldest container vessels in its fleet, the M/V Anking, a 950 teu multipurpose vessel built in 1990 for approximately $3.7 million MarketWire

Carbon Sciences Focusing on Oklahoma for Its First GTL Plant
Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), provider of a complete solution for transforming abundant and affordable natural gas into clean burning gasoline and other transportation fuels, today announced that it is focusing on Oklahoma as the location of its first gas-to-liquids (GTL) plant MarketWire

New fluent Survey Reveals Summer 2013 Forecast for College Millennials: More Work, Less Fun
Lazy, self-absorbed and entitled? Practical, heads-down and resourceful might be more accurate descriptors for today's College Millennial Consumers (CMCs), according to a new survey of 1,600+ U.S. college students. The survey was conducted May 13-20, 2013 by fluent, a Boston-based College Millennial Consumer marketing agency ( MarketWire

HousingWire Magazine Issues Call for Nominations Supporting 3rd Annual Influential Women in Housing Awards Program
HousingWire Magazine announced today that nominations are now open for the publication's 3rd annual Influential Women in Housing recognition program. Each year, HousingWire highlights 30 women leaders active in shaping the nation's mortgage and housing sectors. MarketWire

Dr. Richard Arabitg Comments on Rising Trend of Upper Arm Lifts
Running a practice of his own, plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Arabitg is no stranger to patients wanting to improve their looks. A rising trend in upper arm lifts was examined in a recent article on As more patients seek to change something about themselves, Dr. Arabitg comments on the rising trend. MarketWire

OverDrive Marketplace Launches at American Library Association Annual Conference

James Loye Shares Innovations That Will Change the Dentistry Field
James Loye is a board-certified dental professional who works in San Diego. He is issuing comment on a new article that explains the various innovations occurring in the field of dentistry. These new developments will make a trip to the dentist more comfortable and effective than ever before. MarketWire

PaySpan Acquires Assets of mPay Gateway
PaySpan®, Inc., the leading provider of healthcare payment and reimbursement automation, today announced the acquisition of the assets of mPay Gateway, a point-of-service patient payment solution for healthcare providers MarketWire

Parents Address Online Safety Concerns With Kid-Friendly Meep Tablet
The Meep Tablet -- a kid-friendly device created by innovative brand Oregon Scientific -- was designed in an effort to resolve many problems experienced by parents who could not find a reliable technological outlet for their children. For instance, the Meep offers a way for parents to monitor a child's use of applications -- to ensure that they are not wasting too much time playing video games MarketWire

Edwardsport IGCC Generating Station Begins Commercial Operations, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Duke Energy Corporation's (NYSE:DUK) (Charlotte, North Carolina) new 630-megawatt (MW), coal-fired Edwardsport Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Generating Station (Knox County, Indiana) began commercial operations after two years of construction. MarketWire

David Mowat Asks if the EU Has Abandoned Climate Change
Climate change is an issue that has attracted the attention of political entities for years, and the European Union (EU) had a plan in place to try to fight this issue by reducing carbon emissions MarketWire

Meep Uses Allowance for Secure Payments for Downloads, Preventing Children From Misusing Parents' Accounts
A current study reveals alarming statistics regarding children's access to parent passwords and pin codes, relevant and insightful information for Meep, an Android-based children's tablet made by Oregon Scientific. The kid-friendly wireless device specializes in the allowance of secure payments for downloads, ultimately avoiding the possibility of children misusing their parents' accounts. MarketWire

Ego International Weighs in on Europe's Road to Recovery
Times have been tough in the crisis-torn nations of Europe -- but according to Ego International, many of these countries are making important strides toward full-fledged recovery MarketWire

Blake Zimmerman Opines on Historic Shale Reserve Study
For the first time in history, a thorough assessment has been made of the world's shale reserves, from Russia to Argentina -- and according to U.S. energy expert Blake Zimmerman, the results of the study are both noteworthy and encouraging. The study, as reported by CNBC, finds that global shale reserves are vast enough to accommodate a full decade's worth of oil consumption MarketWire

Miscarriage Fears Deter Nearly Half of Women From Amniocentesis, Finds National Ariosa Survey
Results from the 2013 Pregnancy and Prenatal Care study released today by Ariosa Diagnostics and conducted online by Harris Interactive®, show that medical conditions such as Down syndrome and autism are a cause of concern for the majority of recent mothers MarketWire

Local Records Office Explains Air Rights, How to Determine Who Holds Them
The professionals at Local Records Office (LRO) understand that the issue of property ownership is much more complex than possession or even who holds a deed or title. Because there are so many different rights that are bestowed within these legal documents, it is important that homeowners understand exactly what they are entitled to with regard to their real estate assets MarketWire

Booz & Company Fit for Growth* Study Finds a More Strategic Approach to Cost Management Is Key for Companies Preparing for the Next Round of Expansion
Leading global management consulting firm Booz & Company today announced the results of the 2013 Fit for Growth* Index study, which finds sustainable company performance is driven by the extent to which corporations are able to link their strategic and cost agendas. MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services "Pays It Forward" With Trade Show Furniture Donation to the Backside Learning Center at Churchill Downs at IACLEA 2013
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, will "pay it forward" at the 2013 International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) conference by donating trade show furniture and accessories to the Backside Learning Center at Churchill Downs. Backside Learning Center, www.backsidelearningcenter MarketWire

Percussion Software Launches New Website Migration Technology, LiveFirst
Percussion Software, a leading provider of web content management (WCM) software, today announced the launch of LiveFirst, a patent pending technology and methodology for website design and page migration. This patent pending technology allows organizations to import website design and content into the Percussion CMS without having to rebuild from scratch. MarketWire

Xirrus Extends World's Most Flexible Line of 802.11ac Wireless Solutions
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced a fully software-programmable 802.11ac solution for its Wireless Arrays and radio modules. The solution brings unparalleled flexibility and future-proofing for customers migrating their wireless infrastructure over time to accommodate the ever-changing base of Wi-Fi clients and the roll out of new 802 MarketWire

1 Billion Rates Mark Important Growth Milestone for Catapult International
Catapult International, a global logistics software and rate management company, today announced a major milestone -- 1 Billion global rates and surcharges databased and hosted for their client base of freight forwarders, manufacturers, and distributors. MarketWire

Azul Systems and Solarflare Partner to Eliminate Java Application Jitter for Capital Markets
SIFMA TECH 2013 - Azul Systems, the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, today entered into a technical partnership with Solarflare, a leader in application-intelligent 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) networking software and hardware MarketWire

SGB Global Field Trials Reveal Rust-Resistant Jatropha Curcas
SGB, Inc. (SG Biofuels), an energy crop company delivering high performance bioenergy solutions for the renewable fuel and chemicals markets, has identified fungal rust-resistant hybrids of Jatropha curcas through its global network of field trials. Identification of the trait provides a critical defensive attribute to ensure plant health and yield preservation for the non-food energy crop. MarketWire

Paragon Software Systems Announces National Street Level Routing & Scheduling in China
Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announces launching national street level mapping for routing vehicles in mainland China. The mapping allows users of the Paragon software to create optimized routes and schedules for their transport operations in China using accurate data MarketWire

Retroficiency and Connecticut Light & Power Pilot Building Efficiency Intelligence Platform
Retroficiency, provider of the Building Efficiency Intelligence platform, today announced it is currently conducting a pilot with Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) MarketWire

Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement With S4S (UK) Limited
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc. (OTCQB: TSOI) announced today the signing of a Distribution Agreement with S4S (UK) Limited for exclusive distribution rights in the United States to market the U.S. patented and FDA cleared titratable sleep appliance hardware sold under the trademark "Sleepwell™". MarketWire

LiveLOOK Launches V4 Co-Browse Solution With New Features & Better Connectivity
LiveLOOK, developers of the most deployed co-browse solution across the globe, announced today the release of Version 4, a major upgrade to its industry-leading co-browse solution. MarketWire

New Malaria Crisis Presents Opportunity for Plandai
Goldman Small Cap Research, a stock market research firm focused on the small cap and microcap sectors, notes that a recent proliferation of fake malaria and other drugs on the African continent presents a major opportunity for Plandai Biotechnology Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) MarketWire

New York Cosmetic Dentist Helps His Patient Achieve a Wedding-Ready Smile
Dr. Michael Kosdon is well-known for his artistry and technique as a cosmetic dentist in New York City. Recently, a female patient came to him seeking a way to perfect her smile for her upcoming wedding. According to Dr. Kosdon, this patient said she was discontent after her Invisalign® treatment from her regular dentist MarketWire

KANA Launches Next-Generation LAGAN Enterprise Customer Service Suite for Cost-Effective, Omni-Channel Public Sector Engagement
KANA Software, Inc., a global leader in customer service solutions delivered on-premises or in the cloud and used by more than 900 organizations and government agencies worldwide, today introduced a major new release of its LAGAN Enterprise customer service suite for public sector organizations MarketWire

CENTURY 21 Real Estate Partners With Properties Online, Inc. to Provide Custom Websites for Every Property Listing
Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world's largest real estate sales organization, today announced another key element in its powerful set of tools available for use by the professional sales associates who represent the brand across the United States. The company announced a new relationship with Properties Online, Inc MarketWire

CRN Recognizes Five Sophos Channel Leaders Among Its Top Women of the Channel
Sophos is pleased to announce that five of the company's channel leaders have been recognized by UBM Tech Channel's CRN in the 2013 Top Women of the Channel MarketWire

Inktank Works With Alcatel-Lucent to Integrate Ceph Storage in CloudBand(TM)
Inktank, the company delivering Ceph -- the massively scalable, open source, software-defined storage system, today announced it is teaming with Alcatel-Lucent to help service providers manage their storage infrastructure within the cloud. MarketWire

Ulticom Tackles 4G/LTE Roaming at LTE World Summit
Ulticom, the industry leader in signaling solutions, announces sponsorship of the Pre-Conference Signaling Focus Day on June 24, part of the LTE World Summit June 25-26, 2013. Ulticom's Chief Architect, Kim Fisker, will present on the subject of: Real World LTE Roaming - Signaling Deployment Strategies. MarketWire

AMD Unveils Server Strategy and Roadmap
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today publicly disclosed its strategy and roadmap to recapture market share in enterprise and data center servers by unveiling innovative products that address key technologies and meet the requirements of the fastest-growing data center and cloud computing workloads. MarketWire

Itronics January-May 2013 Total GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales up 17 Percent
Itronics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITRO) reported today its January through May 2013 GOLD'n GRO fertilizer sales are up 17 percent compared to the same time period in the previous year. The fertilizer sales improvement continues the trend of the sales expansion reported for the fourth quarter of 2012. MarketWire

View Systems Announces the Appointment of William Gaskill to the Board of Directors, View Systems Inc.
View Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VSYM), a rapidly growing provider of security products for schools, event planners, banks and government institutions, announced today that William Gaskill was elected to the Board of Directors, View Systems Inc. MarketWire

Las Vegas Plastic Surgeons Offer Patients Non-Invasive Alternative to Liposuction
Drs. W. Tracy Hankins and Samuel Sohn, Las Vegas plastic surgeons, are proud to use state-of-the-art plastic surgery techniques at their private practice, Hankins & Sohn Plastic Surgery MarketWire

Stamford Dentist Attends Chicago Conference to Learn the Latest in Implant Dentistry Techniques
Dr. Edward Shukovsky, a Stamford dentist, is committed to staying on top of the newest advances in dental technologies and techniques for the benefit of his patients as well as his staff. Recently, Dr. Shukovsky attended a Chicago Dental Society meeting to learn about the latest research conducted by his fellow professionals in the field. MarketWire

Mitch Free to Take Part in the eBay Radio Party & Conference
Mitch Free will be a keynote speaker at the eBay Radio Party & Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 18-20, 2013. The topic of Free's presentation will be "Manufacturing Your Own Product." MarketWire

AmbiCom Announces New Order From Major Automotive Manufacturer
AmbiCom Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ABHI), a leading designer and developer of wireless products for the medical and automotive industries, and a distributor of innovative healthcare products, today announced that it has received a $200,000 order for their WL54-CF WiFi cards to be used in the world's largest automotive manufacturer's diagnostic device found in automobiles MarketWire

North American Safe Boating Campaign and Operation Dry Water Remind Boaters to Stay Safe
Boating under the influence (BUI) continues to be the leading factor in boating accidents and deaths, with alcohol use involved in 17 percent of all recreational boating fatalities, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The North American Safe Boating Campaign is teaming up with Operation Dry Water to remind boaters to stay safe on the water. MarketWire

Up To 40% "Alert Watchlist" Gains Complement 100% Profitable "Stock Alerts" In 2013
While many traders are already familiar with the amazing stock-picking streaks that Special Members have enjoyed over the past 15 years, not everyone is familiar with the new "Alert Watchlist." Sometimes, when giving a particular buy or short price isn't feasible but a big move is expected, a stock is listed on the "Watchlist" along with an explanation and/or target MarketWire

Solar3D Newest Solar Cell Will Produce Even More Power
Solar3D, Inc. (OTCQB: SLTD), the developer of a breakthrough 3-dimensional solar cell technology to maximize the conversion of sunlight into electricity, today announced that as a result of its continuing research, it has modified the design of its Solar3D Solar Cell to produce more electricity at a lower cost than the original design. MarketWire

Watchful Software Announces RightsWATCH Release 4.8 to Extend BYOD and Collaboration Security
Watchful Software, a leading provider of data-centric information security solutions, announced today the release of RightsWATCH Version 4.8 MarketWire

Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Q3 Fiscal 2013 Results
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP), a biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced its financial results and research and development update for the three and six month periods ended April 30, 2013 and 2012. MarketWire

Ganek Architects, Inc. Honored With 2013 Paul Tsongas Award for Renewal of Historic Properties
Ganek Architects, Inc., an award-winning architecture firm with broad experience in historical, commercial and residential projects, today announced that they are the recipients of the 2013 Paul Tsongas Award for Historic Preservation projects. "The Tsongas Awards honor those who make historic preservation projects happen," states James W MarketWire

ESCO MILLHOG(R) Safety Tool Hanger Simplifies Heavy Tool Alignment
ESCO Tool has introduced a new, patented safety chain lanyard with dual spring hangers that offset the weight of a heavy tool to facilitate alignment and improve operator safety. MarketWire

TMP Worldwide Executive to Share Fundamentals of Employer Brand Management in Upcoming Webinar
WHO: Richard Mosley, global senior vice president, Employer Brand Consulting for TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, a global, tech-enabled talent acquisition company. WHAT: Will present a complimentary webinar titled, "Supercharging Your Employer Brand Performance to Reduce Cost and Maximize Results." WHEN: Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m MarketWire

Rex-Cut Introduces Cotton Fiber, Unitized, and Rubber Mounted Points
Rex-Cut Abrasives has introduced a full line of mounted points offered in cotton fiber, unitized, and rubber constructions for manual and robotic applications. They are available in most ANSI shapes and sizes. MarketWire

Diversified Technologies Introduces Power Conversion Systems From 10 kW to Megawatts in Any Form
Diversified Technologies, Inc. has introduced custom designed power conversion systems featuring a proprietary high frequency switching technology that is highly reliable and permits compact packages. MarketWire

Specialized Turning Precision Machines Tight-Sealing Custom Fittings
Specialized Turning, Inc. is introducing custom machined fittings, adapters, and flanges with intricate features and close tolerances for use with precision instruments, manifolds, and valves. They routinely produce parts for a wide range of industries ranging from aerospace to medical devices and instrumentation. MarketWire

Avaya Announces DevConnect Partner Excellence Award Winners

Openet Acquires Forkstream
Openet, a global leader of real-time transaction management software and services, today announced the acquisition of Dublin, Ireland based Forkstream MarketWire

Cleversafe Leverages XO Nationwide Data Network to Demonstrate Limitless Storage Technology
The need for data storage has grown exponentially, requiring that businesses adopt an object-storage strategy to accommodate their data requirements of scale, security and efficiency. To address this, XO Communications today announced that it has collaborated with Cleversafe to power a national Dispersed Storage® Network (dsNet®) for limitless big data storage MarketWire

Astro-Med Announces Contract With Rockwell Collins for ToughWriter 5 Flight Deck Printers at the International Paris Air Show
At the 2013 International Paris Air Show, Astro-Med, Inc (NASDAQ: ALOT) announced it has been awarded the flight deck printer contract for the Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) Pro Line Fusion flight deck to be installed on Bombardier Global 7000 and Global 8000 aircraft. The terms of this new contract significantly build upon the long-standing relationship between the two companies MarketWire

New Sage Inventory Advisor Addresses Major Business Challenge of Inventory Management, Giving Companies More Insight and Control
Sage North America announced today the availability of Sage Inventory Advisor, an affordable cloud solution that integrates with Sage ERP systems to provide companies with a daily diagnostic of inventory, reduce time spent on forecasts, and resolve the optimal investment required to achieve target fill MarketWire

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of All-New, High Performance SPX Radar/Laser Detection Series
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the general availability of the new Cobra SPX Radar/Laser Detection Series MarketWire

New Acer K520 Hybrid Laser-LED Projector Displays Vibrant Imagery With an Extended Lifecycle

Cytec Selected as Preferred Advanced Materials Supplier for LEAP-1 Engine Program
Paris, France,June 18, 2013 - Cytec Industries Inc. (NYSE:CYT) announced today its selection as the preferred advanced materials supplier for the Leading Edge Aviation Propulsion (LEAP) high-bypass turbofan engine program. GlobeNewswire

Indonesia Succesfully Tackles Extreme Hunger
The UN's Food and Agriculure Organization (FAO) has successfully completed the first round of the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) by lowering the world's extreme hunger level from 19,9% (1990-1992) to 8,6% between 2010-2012, which exceeds the MDG's initial target of 9,9% ACN Newswire

Cannes Lions: Creative Effectiveness, Direct Lions, Promo & Activation and PR Winners Announced
Celebrating its 60th year, Cannes Lions has held the first of its four awards ceremonies which saw the winners of the Creative Effectiveness, Direct, PR and Promo & Activation Lions categories announced to a packed auditorium.McCann Melbourne, Australia, took both the PR and Direct Grands Prix for their entry 'Dumb Ways to Die' for Metro Trains ACN Newswire

BEX Asia 2013: Southeast Asia gears up in Green City Drive
As part of the plan for sustainable development for Singapore's built environment, Singapore rolled out its second Green Building Masterplan in 2009, with focus to green the large stock of existing buildings by 2030. Also, just early this year, Singapore launched the Sustainable Blueprint under the Sustainable Singapore drive which aims to make the city a lively and livable one ACN Newswire

Encompass Asia Pacific Builds Region's First MEGAPOD
Encompass Digital Media, one of the world's top digital media services providers and a leader in global satellite and terrestrial connectivity, announced today that its Asia Pacific facility will double its current multichannel broadcast monitoring and playout capacity through the construction of a seven million US dollar MEGAPOD ACN Newswire

Cannes Lions and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Launch 2013 Cannes Chimera Initiative with a New Global Creative Challenge for Social Good
Cannes Lions and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced a new brief for the Cannes Chimera Initiative, a creative competition that identifies innovative communications approaches to help solve global development problems. The initiative delivered its third challenge to the creative community in a brief announced at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity ACN Newswire

OIC Countries Mull Efforts on Vaccine Self-Reliance
Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) member countries have mulled and discussed their efforts on becoming self-reliant in vaccine production ACN Newswire

DigInfo TV: Tsunami-struck Iwanuma City to Create Forests to Reduce Tsunami Damage (Video)
Diginfo TV ( ) has posted a video on Iwanuma City's project to create forests to reduce tsunami damage. The project has been carried out based on Yokohama National University professor emeritus Akira Miyawaki's technique to plant trees ACN Newswire

NEC to Provide iPASOLINK EX to Poland's Leading Broadcast Network Operator
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) was selected by Poland's leading broadcast network operator, EmiTel Sp. z o.o., to provide iPASOLINK EX, NEC's outdoor, integrated, ultra-compact microwave communications system supporting 70-80GHz band communications (E-Band) ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases Interstage Terracotta BigMemory Max V4.0
Fujitsu today announced that it will commence sales of FUJITSU Software Interstage Terracotta BigMemory Max V4.0 for in-memory data management that enables the use of enormous amounts of data from field locations in real time. The product will also be steadily rolled out in markets overseas ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Develops Thin Client Gateway Technology Enabling Use of PC Web Application Interfaces on Smart Devices
Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of a high-speed thin client gateway technology that allows existing web applications for PCs to be quickly displayed in the same way on smartphones, tablets and other smart devices. The technology even permits smooth control of software via a mobile communications environment (3G/WiMAX/LTE) ACN Newswire

Panasonic and UNESCO Renew Strategic Partnership Agreement
Panasonic Corporation and UNESCO announced the renewal of their strategic partnership agreement today. The new agreement will run for two years from June 2013 to May 2015.The strategic framework agreement was signed by UNESCO Director-General, Ms. Irina Bokova and Senior Managing Executive Officer of Panasonic Corporation, Mr ACN Newswire

Stonesoft Receives Enterprise Firewall Certification From ICSA Labs
Only vendor with both the ICSA Labs Intrusion Prevention System Certification and Enterprise Level Network Firewall Certification GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE: Cancellation of treasury shares
Reference is made to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 14 May 2013. The AGM approved the reduction of the issued share capital from Euro 60,734,197.50 divided into 242,936,790 ordinary shares of Euro 0.25 each, to Euro 58,993,264.75 divided into 235,973,059 ordinary shares of Euro 0.25 each by the cancellation of 6,963,731 ordinary shares held by the Company as treasury shares GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions delivers Åsgard template to Statoil
18 June 2013 - Aker Solutions today delivered the steel frame for the world's first subsea gas compression facility to be installed at the Statoil-operated Åsgard field. The installation, set to come on stream in 2015, will enable the recovery of an additional 280 million barrels of oil equivalents. GlobeNewswire

Small changes in borrowing requirement
Sweden's central government net borrowing requirement for 2013 will be SEK 183 billion, which is an increase of SEK 18 billion compared with the Debt Office's previous forecast. Next year the borrowing requirement will be SEK 65 billion, which is SEK 2 billion more than in the previous forecast. Borrowing in government bonds remains unchanged. GlobeNewswire

Imtech publishes Shareholder Report on investigations
Royal Imtech N.V. (Imtech) announced today the publication of its Shareholder Report regarding the investigations and findings in, amongst others, Germany and Poland as well as measures taken throughout the entire organization. The Shareholder Report provides a comprehensive overview of the irregularities, their impact and related corrective actions GlobeNewswire

New Supervisory Board Royal Imtech
Royal Imtech N.V. announces the appointment of Mr. C.J.A. van Lede and Mr. F.J.G.M. Cremers as new members of the Supervisory Board of Imtech. GlobeNewswire

Ericsson advances HD services for Thai television viewers

Imtech publishes first quarter 2013 results
Imtech had a difficult first quarter 2013  GlobeNewswire

Imtech publishes audited financial statements 2012
Final waiver and amendment agreement with main financiers Rights issue preparations on track Publication of audited financial statements 2012 important next step in recovery plan Audited results in line with preliminary figures 2012 Key figuresin € million, unless otherwise indicated FY2012 FY2011Restated Change Revenue and other income 5,432.9 5,064.8 7% EBITDA -51.7 257 GlobeNewswire

Series of significant announcements from Royal Imtech N.V.
Today, Royal Imtech N.V. publishes a series of significant announcements, including: GlobeNewswire

Activaero GmbH /ACTIVAERO RECEIVES RESEARCH GRANT FOR DEVELOPMENT OF THERAPY AGAINST CHRONIC LUNG DISEASES . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Transmode revolutionizes large scale optical access with new iAccess solution
Stockholm, Sweden and WDM & Next Generation Optical Networking, Monaco - 18th June 2013 - Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions, today announced the availability of the company's new iAccess solution that revolutionizes the way service providers can roll out Ethernet access networks for applications such as Business Ethernet and Mobile Backhaul services GlobeNewswire

200,000 have BankID on their mobile
(Fornebu, 18 June 2013) More than 200,000 mobile users now have BankID on their mobile phones. They are therefore no longer dependent on the pin pad when it comes to paying bills or shopping online. GlobeNewswire

Ahold announces new executive leadership structure and the appointment of a new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)
June 18, Zaandam, the Netherlands - Ahold today announced a new Executive Committee (ExCo) leadership structure, which will enable the company to accelerate its Reshaping Retail strategy. The new ExCo will simplify the company's governance structure and decision-making process, and ensure that the company's business and functional leaders are represented at the highest level GlobeNewswire

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