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Edwards Lifesciences to Host Earnings Conference Call on October 28, 2013
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, plans to announce its operating results for the quarter ended September 30, 2013 before the market opens on Monday, October 28, 2013 and will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET that morning to discuss its results. MarketWire

Zolar Technology & Mfg Co. Inc. Shows Its New Photon Series of Soft Tissue Diode Dental Lasers at the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) September 28, 2013
Editors Note: There are two photos associated with this release. MarketWire

Conversion of Pohjola Bank Series K shares into Series A shares
Pohjola Bank plcSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASEConversion of Pohjola Bank Series K shares into Series A sharesA total of 33,880 Pohjola Bank Series K shares owned by the cooperative banks have been converted into Series A shares. The conversions were entered in the Trade Register on 14 October 2013 GlobeNewswire

Sundaram Business Services LTD. Selects Pacnet to Support Australia Growth
Pacnet today announced that Sundaram Business Services LTD. ("SBS"), a global business process outsourcing ("BPO") services provider in India, has chosen Pacnet to support its growth in Australia. SBS is integrating Pacnet services as part of a solution offering to provide back-office support systems to the financial services industry and enterprises in Australia. MarketWire

Seabury Group LLC Acquires 1 East West Limited and Launches
1 East West Limited, a provider of innovative supply chain finance solutions with a focus in Asia and operator of™, has agreed to be acquired by Seabury Group LLC, a New York-based global investment bank, advisory and IT software group with over 200 people in 10 offices on four continents. MarketWire

URBAN OUTFITTERS SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Urban Outfitters Inc. - URBN
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until December 10, 2013 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Urban Outfitters Inc MarketWire

OCZ Technology to Host Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Conference Call
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, will host its fiscal 2014 second quarter conference call for the period ended August 31, 2013 at 5:00pm ET (2:00pm PT), on October 15, 2013. MarketWire

The Miller Group Awards Sixth Annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship to Arizona State University Student & Member of the U.S. Military
The Miller Group announced its sixth annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship has been awarded to Jerad E. McDaniel, an Arizona State University (ASU) student pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Finance. Mr MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Launches New Dimensions II Strict Morphology Software for the IVOS II and CEROS II at ASRM 2013
Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL), a leading provider of precision laser devices and advanced image analysis systems for the fertility, stem cell and developmental biology research markets, today announced that the Company will be attending the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) 69th Annual Meeting taking place in Boston, MA, October 13 - 17, 2013. ASRM is the premiere U.S MarketWire

Study Shows WATS3D Biopsy Increases Detection of Pre-Cancer in the Esophagus by 50% in Post-Ablation Patients
CDx Diagnostics announced today that a new study adds to the growing body of evidence supporting the use of Wide Area Transepithelial Sampling with 3-Dimensional analysis (WATS3D) as a surveillance tool in patients who have received ablation therapy for Barrett's esophagus MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Sarasota Introduces Aerial Silk Massage
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Sarasota is raising the bar -- or rather, the aerial circus silks -- with a new, first-of-its-kind massage. MarketWire

The First Marblehead Corporation SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Class Action Against The First Marblehead Corporation and Its Board of Directors and Deadline of October 28, 2013 to Seek Lead Plaintiff Position
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the District of Massachusetts on behalf of investors who purchased The First Marblehead Corporation ("First Marblehead" or the "Company") (NYSE: FMD) securities between November 4, 2010 and August 15, 2013. MarketWire

Turquoise Hill Resources Announces Third Quarter 2013 Production
Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ)(NYSE: TRQ)(NASDAQ: TRQ) today announced the third quarter 2013 production for Oyu Tolgoi. MarketWire

RayBiotech, Inc. Researchers Identify Biomarkers for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer Using RayBio(R) Antibody Array Technology
RayBiotech, Inc. announced today that, in collaboration with scientists from several universities and institutes, the company's researchers have identified five biomarkers present in patient serum which allow for the early detection of ovarian cancer MarketWire

Wialan Technologies Builds New WIFI Prototype Application, Expands Board of Directors
Wialan Technologies (OTC Pink: ACYD), a next generation telecommunications provider, today announced that they have retained, Ruben Alcoba from Alcoba Law Group as their patent lawyer and are proud to announce that they filed the first of four new patents. This particular patent is on the revolutionary new Beach Public Address Wireless Early Warning System ("WEWS", Patent Application# 14050516). MarketWire

Citi-Centre Hotel in Chennai Celebrates Joy of Giving Week
Giving often brings greater joy than receiving, a maxim that the Courtyard Chennai recently experienced first-hand. Participating in India's fifth-annual Joy of Giving Week from October 2 to 8, 2013, the hotel joined millions of others across the country in finding ways large and small to help the economically disadvantaged. MarketWire

Undertone Named a "Best Company to Sell For" by Selling Power Magazine
Undertone, a leader in creating digital advertising solutions for brands, today announced its inclusion in the Selling Power 2013 list of "50 Best Companies to Sell For." For the last 13 years, the research team at Selling Power magazine has published its list of the best companies to sell for in the United States. Undertone is ranked 16th in the 2013 list. MarketWire

Australian Securities Exchange ("ASX") Approves Primero's Request to Delist
Primero Mining Corp. (TSX: P)(NYSE: PPP)(ASX: PPM) ("Primero" or the "Company") today announced that the ASX Limited approved its request for removal from the official list of the Australian Securities Exchange as follows: MarketWire

New York Times Square Hotel Pairs Wonderful Food, With Unbeatable Views in R Lounge
When visitors arrive at the city that never sleeps, they don't lack for things to do. They do, however, need a hotel that puts them in the center of all the action, starting with an onsite bar and restaurant that lives up to the city's reputation MarketWire

Charlotte Marriott SouthPark Offers 48-Hour Fall Special
Between summer and the start of the holidays, things usually slow down, but at the Charlotte Marriott SouthPark, things are starting to heat up. Beginning on October 15, 2013, this hotel near SouthPark Mall will launch a 48-hour Fall Sale, with rates starting at just $99 a night. MarketWire

Famed NBA Champion, John Salley, to Head INSCOR Inc.'s Sports Division Providing Insurance Solutions for Professional Athletes and High Net Worth Individuals
INSCOR, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IOGA) announced today that Four-time NBA Champion, Actor, and Humanitarian, John Salley, has been named President of the company's newly formed sports division. John Salley's role at Inscor will be to present the company's Financed Insurance Trust (FIT) plans to professional athletes and high net worth individuals MarketWire

Press Ventures Prepares Submission for CLO-D Biosafety System With National Institute of Hygiene (NIH) and National Institute of Public Health (NIPH) Testing
Press Ventures Inc. (OTCQB: PVEN) ("Press Ventures" or the "Company"), through its wholly-owned Polish subsidiary Biosafety Systems, Inc. Sp z o.o MarketWire

Resource Capital Corp. Announces Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2018
Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO) (the "Company") today announced that it plans to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $100.0 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2018 in an underwritten public offering (the "Notes"). The Company expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $15 MarketWire

Pacific Sands, Inc. Expects Profitable Fiscal 1Q 2014
Pacific Sands, Inc. (OTCQB: PFSD) (PINKSHEETS: PFSD) (, which manufactures environmentally friendly, non-toxic pool and spa treatment products, and liquid and powder cleaning, laundry, and personal care products, announced today it anticipates reporting its second consecutive quarterly profit in its results for the three months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Outdoors Unlimited Introduces New Backyard Butler Wine Bottle Holder
Outdoors Unlimited, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has added a new wine bottle holder to its award winning line of Backyard Butler® drink holders. With a wider and deeper receptacle than the original Backyard Butlers, the new wine holder can hold a variety of bottle sizes from standard at 750 milliliters to magnum at 1.5 liters. MarketWire

Velti Plc SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Class Action Against Velti Plc and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 21, 2013 -- VELT
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of investors who purchased Velti Plc ("Velti" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: VELT) stock between January 27, 2011 and August 20, 2013. MarketWire

Trade Professionals Turn to Zepol's Trade Data While Government Websites Are Down
Zepol still provides free access to the most current U.S. Customs import and export data, even during the government shutdown. Professionals who usually gather this information from government websites have turned to Zepol's platform. Users can view U.S. import and export bills of lading, as well as U.S. Census, and ITA (International Trade Association) information. MarketWire

Anadarko Schedules Third-Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call for Nov. 5
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) MarketWire

Brandon Au Selected to Lead Fremont Office for MassMutual San Francisco
Brandon Au, CFS, CLTC, was recently selected to manage the established and experienced financial professionals at the MassMutual San Francisco's Fremont office. MassMutual San Francisco is a general agency of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual). Au joined MassMutual in 2008, bringing with him a strong background in finance, real estate development, and entrepreneurship MarketWire

Gyrotron Technology Inc. Announces Retention of Chuck Mitman as Senior Consultant and Reports Progress to Shareholders
Gyrotron Technology Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GYTI), a developer of innovative industrial technologies, announced today that as of October 1 it has retained Chuck Mitman, co-founder of MC 2 Advisory Group, as a senior consultant to assist GYTI with marketing and business development. GYTI and Mr. Mitman also anticipate that Mr. Mitman will join the senior management of GYTI in the first quarter of 2014 MarketWire

Battelle's PRIA(TM) Adapts National Defense Technology to Poultry Industry to Help Fight Salmonella Outbreaks, Improve Food Safety
Salmonella outbreaks in poultry are becoming increasingly commonplace and are a major concern for consumers. MarketWire

MediaMath's Joe Zawadzki and Eoin Townsend to Address Audiences at the Direct Marketing Association's DMA2013 Conference and Exhibition
MediaMath today announced that CEO Joe Zawadzki, as well as Chief Strategy Officer, Eoin Townsend, will take the stage at the Direct Marketing Association's (DMA) DMA2013 Conference & Exhibition to discuss hot-button topics driving marketing conversations today. DMA2013, the Global Event for Data-Driven Marketers, will take place October 12-17, 2013 at McCormick Place West, Chicago IL. MarketWire

Symantec to Host 2013 Annual Stockholder Meeting
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that it will host its annual stockholder meeting at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at 9 a.m. PT. In addition, the meeting will be available via webcast. MarketWire

Grammy Award Winning Recording Artist Lupe Fiasco Releases Debut Single "Old School Love" Ft. Ed Sheeran off Forthcoming Album Tetsuo and Youth Due Out Early 2014; Single Release in Partnership With Clear Channel Across Top 40 & Rhythmic Radio; Track Available With Digital Retailers Today; 32-Ci
Grammy Award winning, platinum selling recording artist Lupe Fiasco has released "Old School Love" featuring Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran, the lead single off Lupe's forthcoming album Tetsuo and Youth due out early 2014. MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces a 14.7% Increase in Earnings per Share
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) today announced its preliminary, unaudited financial results for the third quarter of 2013. MarketWire

JDSU Schedules Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2014 first quarter ended September 28, 2013, on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, after the close of the market. MarketWire

iPoint TV Focused on Smart Application Distribution, Cohesive Partners for Content Distribution and Relationship With 3D Partner 3D Entertainment Holdings, Inc.
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRF) and 3D Eye Solutions Inc. (OTC Pink: TDEY) is providing important information regarding Smart Application and distribution via partnered devices and products. MarketWire

Cassidian Communications' Emergency Call Taking System Supports Four-Agency Consolidation in Leon County, Florida
Cassidian Communications MarketWire

Brandywine to Break Ground on New Community of 18 Single-Family Detached Homes in Garden Grove
Brandywine Homes, an industry leader in infill real estate developments, has started construction on a new community on nearly two acres in Garden Grove, Calif. MarketWire

Century Aluminum Sets Date for Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Announcement
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) will report third quarter 2013 earnings on Monday, November 4th after the close of market trading. The news release will be issued through Marketwired. MarketWire

Burnham Gibson Promotes Two Staffers
Burnham Gibson Financial Group, a full-service firm offering best-in-class financial and insurance services to a wide array of clients and their workforces, has announced the promotion of two key employees. Todd Stahl, CFP®, has been promoted to director of wealth management; and Brian Leonard is now a senior analyst. MarketWire

GCCA Announces Danfoss as Its Strategic Policy and Trends Sponsor
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) is pleased to announce Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration as its strategic sponsor to support policy, trends, and educational information to the cold chain industry. MarketWire

AEGEA Signs Agreement With South Asia Group for EB-5 Funding Commitment
AEGEA (OTCBB: AEGA) ("AEGEA" or the "Company"), a planned mega-resort destination and international community in Florida, announced today that in furtherance of its EB-5 foreign investment program it has signed an agreement with a South Asia group, ADN Consulting, Inc. ("ADN") which represents potential EB-5 investors residing throughout southern Asia MarketWire

California Pacific Homes' Model Grand Opening of Caserta in Irvine a Tremendous Success
California Pacific Homes recently celebrated the Model Grand Opening of Caserta in the Villages of Irvine's® Cypress Village. This special event attracted more than 2,000 guests who toured the beautifully decorated models and exquisitely landscaped exteriors. Visitors shared their enthusiasm for the neighborhood's innovative architecture, attention to detail and desirable Irvine location. MarketWire

Wellness International Supports Autism Speaks by Hosting a World Record Attempt With International Distributors
To most people the thought of completing a few pull-ups seems daunting, however imagine doing more than 59 pull-ups in one minute. That is exactly what two of Wellness International Network's distributors are attempting to do during The Matchup, scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on October 24, 2013 at the company's global headquarters (5800 Democracy Drive, Plano TX 75024). MarketWire

Burnham Benefits Expands Its Los Angeles Office With Addition of New Account Executive Maria Talamantez
Burnham Benefits Insurance Services, one of the largest employee benefits brokerages in California and one of the few to specialize solely in strategic employee benefits consulting and brokerage services, welcomes Maria Talamantez as its newest account executive. Talamantez has been tapped to help drive continued growth in the Los Angeles area and develop new business within the Hispanic market. MarketWire

InsideView No. 6 on Selling Power "50 Best Companies to Sell For"
InsideView, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has ranked number six on the Selling Power 50 Best Companies to Sell For. Inclusion on the list validates not only InsideView sales expertise, but also highlights the company's ability to empower top sales professionals MarketWire

Dr. Don Norman to Keynote ConveyUX 2014 Conference
ConveyUX, a showcase for UX practitioners, today announced that Dr. Don Norman, a pioneer in the discipline of modern user experience, will serve as the keynote presenter at the second annual 2014 ConveyUX Conference. Produced by Blink Interactive, a Seattle-based user-experience research and design firm, ConveyUX will be taking place on February 5-7th 2014 at the Hyatt Olive 8 in Seattle MarketWire

Panache Beverages, Inc. Announces New Field Marketing and Sales Hires
Panache Beverages, Inc. (OTCQB: WDKA), an alcoholic beverage company specializing in the development, global sales and marketing of spirits brands is announcing that it has completed its first round of hires to support its phase one growth plan that includes resources to support its retail focus and national sales and marketing footprint. MarketWire

The Gallery Collection Earns 2013 Bizrate(R) Circle of Excellence Award
The Gallery Collection, a leading publisher of personalized business Christmas cards, is thrilled to accept the 2013 Bizrate® Circle of Excellence Award. Each year this award recognizes online retailers that have provided a superior online shopping experience and above average customer service, as rated by the customers themselves MarketWire

bXb Group Appoints Eric Rozenberg to Its Executive Team in Dual Role
bXb Group, LLC today announced the appointment of Eric Rozenberg to its leadership team. Rozenberg will serve in a dual role as Executive Director of's BtoB Events Network, an online platform that aggregates BtoB events industry content and community, and as Managing Director, Event Strategy Practice for bXb's digital marketing agency, Culture22 MarketWire

Construction Executives Invited to Free Webinar About Best Practices to Achieve Long-Term Profit; Hosted by Maxwell Systems With Associated Builders and Contractors
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of construction software solutions, expert services, and best practices, today announced registration is open for construction business professionals to attend its free live webinar, "Committing to Change: Powering the Transition to Profitable Growth," hosted in partnership with Associated Builders and Contractors. MarketWire

Luceo Solutions CEO to Explore Sales Strategy Success at Sales Performance Management Conference
WHO: Mary Delaney, CEO of Luceo Solutions, provider of recruiting technology that helps small to medium-sized businesses take the challenge out of hiring great talent WHAT: Will present session titled "Sales Strategy: What Works & What Doesn't" at the Sales 2.0 Sales Performance Management Conference, San Francisco MarketWire

Ticket Summit(R) Continues Successful Webinar Series
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, recently reached the midterm of its Fall 2013 Ticket Summit® Plus webinar series. This series of educational webinars is led by industry experts who provide an inside look into the ticketing industry and business development strategies. MarketWire

The SmartMetric MedicalKeyring -- an Invaluable Aid for the Estimated 133 Million Americans With Chronic Illness
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) -- Speaking today from New York, SmartMetric™, Inc. President & CEO Chaya Hendrick said the company is very pleased with its early sales of its MedicalKeyring™ from its limited release in August. MarketWire

'A Million Thanks' to the State of Oklahoma for Exceptional Leadership in Protecting People and the Environment From Improper Disposal of Drugs

ASAP Arranges Purchase of 3 Marriott Portfolio on Behalf of Chinese Investors
ASAP International Holdings ("ASAP") (OTCQB: ASAE) announced today that it has successfully advised its Chinese clients for the acquisition of the 3 Marriott portfolio closed on September 23 2013, including 224-room Fullerton Marriott at California State University, 225-room Detroit Marriott Southfield, and 222-room Atlanta Marriott Norcross. MarketWire

NV5 Holdings, Inc. Announces Results of Temporary Reduction of the Exercise Price of Its Outstanding Public Warrants
NV5 Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: NVEE) (NASDAQ: NVEEW), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that 1,196,471, or approximately 74%, of its outstanding public warrants quoted under the symbol "NVEEW" were exercised during the Company's temporary reduction of the exercise price of all its outstanding public warrants from $7 MarketWire

Bring on the Snow: Fuel Up for Winter Adventures With Skout Organic Trailbars
Winter is just around the corner and with it comes endless opportunities for outdoor adventurers. From downhill skiing and snowboarding to back forest snowshoeing and cold-water fishing, Organic Trailbars from Skout Natural Foods offer outdoor lovers a healthy, on-the-go snack to maintain optimal nutrition. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Teams With China Power Supply Society in Upcoming Seminar Program
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it is hosting a full-day seminar program on Oct. 16 in conjunction with the China Power Supply Society. The program will take place at the Changjiang Hotel Wuhan, in Wuhan, China, and will feature talks on power MOSFETs, power modules, optoelectronics, and diodes MarketWire

Don't Hold Your iPad, Wear It; Margolin Development Announces New Steady Snake Neck-Pod(TM)
Margolin Development, LLC, an established developer of technology products for Hollywood's high-level photographic and motion picture applications, today announced the release of its flexible SteadySnake Neck-Pod™ that carries and provides virtually hands-free operation of an iPad®, iPhone®, or virtually any camcorder or digital camera that weighs three pounds or less MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services Wins 2013 Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Best Custom Content
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, has won the Bronze Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Best Custom Content. MarketWire

Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. Reviews Recommendations for Business Aircraft Operators Attending UAE Grand Prix 2013
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. is recommending that business aviation operators planning to fly into Abu Dhabi, UAE during the 2013 Abu Dhabi Eithad Airways Formula One Grand Prix -- and seeking preferred access to aircraft parking, hotel accommodations and related trip support services -- should begin planning immediately. The race will take place Nov MarketWire

Freddie Mac Multifamily Completes First Bulk Loan Sale for $195 Million
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently completed its first Multifamily bulk loan sale. An affiliate of Colony Capital purchased the portfolio of 27 performing mortgage loans with an unpaid principal balance of $195 million, which included multifamily, student housing and assisted-living facilities. Freddie Mac retained Mission Capital Advisors as loan sale advisor. MarketWire

Paid Media Increases Facebook Organic and Viral Impressions 200%
ShopIgniter, the company that is transforming how brands advertise to social mobile consumers, announced recently the findings of a first-ever benchmark analysis of over 2,000 Facebook news feed posts from Q1 and Q2 2013 and their over 2 billion impressions and post-click performance MarketWire

A.T. Kearney Study Finds Brick & Mortar Stores Still Key to Consumers in the Omnichannel World
Consumers in the U.S. and U.K. value the retail store experience on multiple levels and continue to make the vast majority of their purchases in stores, according to a new study from global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney. MarketWire

Inspirage Wins Prestigious Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year - APAC in Edge Applications
Oracle awarded Inspirage with its 2013 Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year - APAC in Edge Applications at the FY14 Oracle Asia Pacific Application Partner Summit in Seoul, South Korea. The award recognizes Inspirage for their commitment to deliver innovative, specialized solutions and services based on Oracle software. MarketWire

Balance Innovations Welcomes Keith Aubele as Senior Advisor
Balance Innovations has added loss prevention industry expert Keith Aubele to its team as senior advisor. Aubele will work with the company to enhance the loss prevention focus of its solutions. MarketWire

Nihon Kohden America Highlights EtCO2 Monitoring Solution for Post-Surgical Patients at ASA 2013
ANESTHESIOLOGY 2013, Booth #1504 - Nihon Kohden America, a market leader in patient monitoring innovation, will be on hand at the Anesthesiology 2013 show, hosted by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), to provide demonstrations of its award-winning Prefense™ -- Early Detection and Notification System™ MarketWire

Mitratech Hosts Interact 2013: Peer-Driven Legal and Compliance Technology Forum
Mitratech, the leader in end-to-end enterprise legal and compliance management solutions for legal departments, today began its annual conference, Interact 2013, at the Four Seasons in downtown Austin, Texas MarketWire

Houston Stud Welding Supplier Welcomes New Team Member
Sunbelt Stud Welding, a manufacturer and supplier of stud welding equipment and supplies, is welcoming a new member to their sales department. MarketWire

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Francesca's Holdings Corp (FRAN) Investor Lawsuit Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed by an investor in shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp (FRAN) over alleged securities laws violations by Francesca's Holdings Corp. MarketWire

Spanish Version of CreditSmart(R) Goes Online to Help More Families Prepare for Homeownership
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced a Spanish version of CreditSmart®, a free on-line tutorial where families can learn to build savings, personal credit, make wise financial choices, and become successful homeowners. The new online tutorial is based on the online version of CreditSmart released in April 2013 MarketWire

IsoRay's Cancer Fighting Cesium-131 Seeds, Sutures and Seeded Mesh Receive High Marks With Six Abstracts Presented During (ASTRO) the American Society for Radiation Oncology Conference
IsoRay Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR) (NYSE Amex: ISR) (http://www.isoray MarketWire

Realogy to Release Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results and Host Webcast on November 4, 2013
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013 on Monday, November 4, 2013 prior to the company's webcast scheduled for 8:30 a.m. (EST) on the same day. MarketWire

Comprehensive Portfolio Prepared by the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine Guides Companies Through Reimbursement Process
A comprehensive reimbursement guide for regenerative medicine was released today at the third annual Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa Regen Med Partnering Forum MarketWire

Sibling Group Expands Board of Directors, Management Team
Sibling Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: SIBE), ( (the "Company"), whose business strategy is focused on the development and acquisition of 21st century educational management services and education technology, announced today that it has made a number of changes to its Board of Directors and management team as is prepares to expand its operations significantly. MarketWire

Frontier Beverage Company Completes Acquisition
Frontier Beverage Company Inc., (OTCQB: FBEC) announced today that it has acquired holding company 22 Social Club Productions Inc. and its subsidiaries Blue 22 Entertainment and AppQwest LLC as it begins its expansion plans for growth of its current and future beverage products. MarketWire

Co-Signer Eclipses 100 Landlords and Property Managers Nationwide, Inc., a wholly-subsidiary of Co-Signer, Inc. (OTCQB: COSR), announced today they are now providing their residential rent assurance services to The Madison Real Estate Group, an asset and property management firm based in Los Angeles with offices in both Las Vegas and Phoenix MarketWire

Vista Sees Positive Net Income in Fourth Quarter
Vista International Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: VVIT), a pioneer in efficient Waste-to-Energy technology, is pleased to give investors an update on its profit expectations for the fourth quarter of 2013. MarketWire

IGEX Appoints Leading Online Financial Services Strategist John Sofarnos to Board
Indo Global Exchange(s) Pte., Ltd. (OTCQB: IGEX) ("IGEX," or the "Company"), a company operating in the Asian financial services sector, today welcomes Mr. John Sofarnos to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Macheen to Discuss Strategies for Managing the Next Generation of Enterprise Mobility at Fall Events
Macheen Inc., a leading mobile cloud application service provider for connected devices, today announced that Greg Stock, CEO, and Richard Schwartz, founder and Chief Strategy Officer, will present at two large industry events this fall. MarketWire

Fortinet Expands Virtual Security Ecosystem: Supports Windows Server Hyper-V and KVM in Addition to VMware and Citrix
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a global leader in high-performance network security -- today announced an expansion of its virtual security ecosystem that now supports Microsoft's Windows Server Hyper-V as well as the Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) virtualization infrastructure MarketWire

Anderson Institute of Music and Performing Arts Partners With the City of Avondale, Arizona and Announces Opening of Preeminent Community Theater in January 2014
While many private music schools have gone out of business or scaled down their staffing, Ed Anderson, founder of Anderson Institute of Music and Performing Arts (AIM) has gone from 20 students in 2008, to more than 750 students in fall of 2013, and counting. MarketWire

The Agency Inside to Present With Sony Electronics on Connecting the Consumer and Marketing Experience at DMA 2013
The Agency Inside® Harte-Hanks (, a customer engagement agency of Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS), will present at the Direct Marketing Association's Annual Conference & Exhibition, DMA2013. MarketWire

Salem Communications Schedules Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Teleconference
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion content, today announced that it plans to report its third quarter 2013 financial results after the market closes on November 5, 2013. MarketWire Awarded EU Regulation
Exceeding expectations,, the trading name of CBAY Financial Services Ltd, is now regulated in the European Union. MarketWire

InMobi and Mindshare Win Top Awards for Innovation and In-App Advertising
InMobi, the world's largest independent mobile ad network, and Mindshare, the global media and marketing services network, have been awarded two top prizes at the 2013 Smarties™ Awards Asia Pacific from the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA). The awards, for innovation and in-app advertising, are among the most prestigious awards in the marketing industry. MarketWire

Minacs Donates Over $60,000 to Hyundai Hope On Wheels
Minacs Marketing Solutions (a division of global business solutions company Aditya Birla Minacs), today announced a contribution of $60,752 to Hyundai Hope On Wheels® in support of pediatric cancer research. MarketWire

STMicroelectronics Releases Unique HomePlug® Smart System-on-Chip for Smart-Home and Smart-Energy Innovation
General availability of ST2100 STreamPlug hybrid-network intelligent gateway follows success of first smart applications developed with Tatung GlobeNewswire

Tellagence Releases Community to Move Influence Marketing Beyond Follower Counts, Twitter Lists, and Social Scoring
Tellagence, the first step in your social marketing campaign, today officially releases its Community product. Tellagence Community enables a marketing, social, content, and communications team to identify the right audience across Twitter who will engage with and be motivated to pass on relevant brand content. MarketWire

Freedom Energy Holdings, Inc. -- Receives $10,000,000 Reserve Equity Financing LOI From Redline International, Inc.
Freedom Energy Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: FDMF) confirms it has signed a $10,000,000 Reserve Equity Financing Facility (REF) Letter of Intent Term Sheet from Redline International, a US based private investment fund, subject to such financing being registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as well as other conditions. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Signs Partnership With Inferno Records
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced a partnership with Inferno Records to promote and distribute Beamz Interactive songs and videos from its music content library. MarketWire

Gregory L. Weaver Joins Atossa Genetics' Board of Directors
Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS), The Breast Health Company™, announced today that Gregory L. Weaver has joined the Company's Board of Directors and has been appointed a member of the Audit Committee. MarketWire

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Earns Spot on the 2013 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators
AMERICAN SYSTEMS, a leading provider of federal IT and engineering solutions and one of the top 100 employee-owned companies in the U.S., today announced that it made this year's InformationWeek 500 -- a list of the top technology innovators in the nation MarketWire

Cisco Recognizes JDSU With "Excellence in Service and Responsiveness" Award
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it has received the 2013 "Excellence in Service and Responsiveness" award from Cisco. MarketWire

University General Health System Enters Next Stage in Development of Alvin Community Hospital in Houston Metropolitan Area
University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS) ("University General" or "the Company"), a diversified, integrated multi-specialty health delivery system, today provided an update regarding its development of an acute care hospital in Alvin, Texas, a suburb of Houston. The project is being developed with great support from the City of Alvin. MarketWire

Utah Business Magazine Honors Health Catalyst Chairman David Burton, MD With Healthcare Heroes Lifetime Achievement Award
In honor of his enduring impact on Utah's healthcare industry, David Burton, MD, Chairman of SLC-based Health Catalyst and a former senior executive of Intermountain Health Care, was honored for his lifetime achievement as a "healthcare hero" by Utah Business magazine. MarketWire

Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its third quarter results on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. EDT. Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

2014 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by FOOD & WINE; Tickets on Sale Monday, October 21st
General public ticket sales open at 12:00 AM (EST) on Monday, October 21, 2013 for the 13th annual Food Network South Beach Wine &Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Company Announces Closing of GMS Entertainment's Acquisition of Orid Media Ltd and Pariplay Ltd
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, today announced the closing of the acquisition of the operations and substantially all of the assets of Orid Media Limited and Pariplay Limited by GMS Entertainment, which is 50% owned by the Company. MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Reports Preliminary Third Quarter Production Maintaining 2013 Production Outlook
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) (the "Company") reported its preliminary production results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013 of approximately 21,200 ounces precious metal gold equivalent ("AuEq", calculated at actual sales price ratio of 65:1). Gold Resource Corporation is a gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico MarketWire

Avatier's Identity and Access Management Solutions on Display at EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2013
Avatier Corp., a leader in risk-driven identity management software, today announced it will participate in the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2013. Held October 15-18, 2013 in Anaheim, Calif., Avatier will showcase its innovative identity and access management solutions at Booth No. 1379, and host an exclusive dinner with Avatier executives on Wednesday night MarketWire

Red Giant to Launch True Crime Series With Blue Caprice Graphic Novel
Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: REDG), an innovative Intellectual Property company specializing in high quality characters and content for use in a variety of media and entertainment, is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement to develop a graphic novel based on the independent feature film Blue Caprice MarketWire

Xero Raises $150 Million to Continue Rapid US Expansion
Xero, the global leader in online accounting software, has raised US$150 million of new capital from existing shareholders Matrix Capital Management, Peter Thiel backed Valar Ventures and a range of other US and New Zealand investors. The new funding will empower the company to take on incumbent QuickBooks provider Intuit and accelerate its rapid growth and market adoption. MarketWire

Financial Relief Arrives for Federal Employees Suffering From Congressional Inaction
Widely acclaimed CFS2, the national debt collection agency run by legendary consumer advocate and CEO Bill Bartmann, is sending a financial life preserver to over two million Federal employees impacted by the current Federal Shutdown MarketWire

Micro-Cap Stocks Entering Large Market Spaces
RLIA ReliaBrand, Inc. (OTCQB: RLIA) is a development stage company, engages in developing and manufacturing baby bottles and related components. It develops a newer version of the baby bottle that is free of estrogenic activity, as well as being BPA-free; and related components, such as sippy cups. Reliabrand Inc. intends to sell its products through its Website or through distributors worldwide MarketWire

Micro-Cap Companies Poised for Rapid Growth
Cloud Security Corporation (OTCQB: CLDS) Cloud Security Corporation is an innovative cloud computing company whose technology and products allow for secure data connections to the cloud, through networks, traditional computers and mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets MarketWire

33Across Scores Top Marks Among Digital Ad Execs According to Newest MyersBizNet Survey
33Across, the leading social sharing and content discovery platform, today announced that it has received extremely favorable reviews from a group of 600 advertising executives who were surveyed for the 2013 MyersBizNet Survey. Ad executives evaluated a wide range of "Digital Native Media Companies" -- including Google, Facebook, and -- for their perceived "value for the investment MarketWire

Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. SEA(TM) Technology Featured in Energy-Tech Magazine
Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (OTCQB: MEEC), announced today that the Company's best-in-class SEA™ technology was featured in the October edition of Energy Tech Magazine ( MarketWire

Qualys Web Application Scanning Cloud Service (WAS) Takes the Gold in 2013 Readers' Choice Award for Application Security
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that QualysGuard WAS won the 2013 Information Security™ Magazine (ISM) and™ Reader's Choice Award for Application Security MarketWire

AMD Announces Two New Keynote Speakers and New Influencer Insights Program for "APU13"
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the addition of Dominic Mallinson, vice president, Research & Development, Sony Computer Entertainment America, and Brendan Iribe, CEO, Oculus VR, to the lineup of keynote speakers at AMD Developer Summit (APU13), strengthening an already stellar roster of keynote speakers. The third annual, three-day event will be held in San Jose, Calif., Nov MarketWire

MWA Intelligence to Deliver INTEGRITY Trusted Smartphones to the Imaging Channel
MWA Intelligence, Inc. (MWAi), a SAP Gold Partner and leader in enterprise-class Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Machine-to-People (M2P) solutions, and Green Hills Software, the leading supplier of embedded and mobile virtualization solutions, today announced a strategic partnership to offer an integrated trusted mobile solution to the Imaging Channel dealer network MarketWire

Rittenhouse Realty Advisors Sells Two Apartment Complexes in Philadelphia With 50 Total Units Valued at $3,095,000
Rittenhouse Realty Advisors, the region's newest real estate investment services firm, has announced the sale of two apartment complexes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania valued at $3,095,000, according to Ken Wellar, a Managing Partner of the firm's Philadelphia office. MarketWire

Fleet Management Vendor Cadec Unveils TempTracker for PowerVue
Cadec Global (, which helps companies stay connected to their fleets, announced today the availability of its TempTracker™ solution for PowerVue at the IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference (taking place Oct. 14-16, 2013 in Orlando) MarketWire

Invitation: Kemira to publish January-September 2013 results on October 22, 2013
Kemira OyjPress ReleaseOctober 14, 2013 at 3.00 pm (CET +1) GlobeNewswire

Texas Municipal League Annual Conference Highlights Clean Propane Autogas Technology for Public Fleets
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - October 14, 2013) - The Propane Council of Texas (ProCOT) promoted cleaner-burning propane autogas technology at the Texas Municipal League Annual Conference and Exposition in Austin, October 9-11, 2013 as part of its Propane Autogas: Fueling Texas public education campaign MarketWire

Cellceutix Drug Brilacidin(TM) May Be the Key Antibiotic on the Horizon for Serious Skin Infections; Plans to Start Phase 2b Study in January 2014

Andes Gold Corporation Continues Growth With Third Quarter Profits
Andes Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: AGCZ) a gold mining and milling company with operations in Ecuador and Peru, today released its financial results for the nine(9) month period ended September 30, 2013. The Company increased profits despite the decline in the average market price of gold by $199 per oz compared to last year MarketWire

AhnLab and Network Securitas to Discuss How Today's IT Professionals Are Addressing APTs and Sophisticated Malware
AhnLab, a leading provider of information security products and services for enterprise and government organizations, and security solution provider Network Securitas will present a free seminar examining "How Today's IT Professionals are Addressing Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and Sophisticated Malware." MarketWire

Austin Woman Turns to Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign to Raise Money for Final Surgery
Austinite Toni Born is seeking help from crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to raise an additional $9,999 in a nationwide fundraising campaign that begins today and ends on December 8, 2013. Please help Toni pay for final her surgery by making a small donation at: MarketWire

GRNE Reports Revenues of $2.65M and $878K for the Nine and Three Months Ended September 30, 2013
Green Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: GRNE), a majority owned subsidiary of Nexia Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXHD), announces revenue results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Fujitsu Joins OpenSFS
Open Scalable File Systems, Inc. (OpenSFS), the premier non-profit organization advancing and coordinating the Lustre® file system community, is announcing Fujitsu has joined OpenSFS. Fujitsu is the world's fourth largest IT services provider and is the joint developer of the K computer, the world's fastest supercomputer in 2011 MarketWire

Food and Beverage Industry to Wrap Up 2013 With More Than $2.6 Billion in Construction Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $2.6 billion in food and beverage project activity is slated to begin in the fourth quarter of 2013 at sites across North America. Industrial Info has identified more than 200 capital and maintenance projects with construction start dates from October through the end of December MarketWire

Overseas Electric Power Project Activity to Surge in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Overseas economies may not be growing as robustly as they once were, but there continues to be a huge demand for investments in Electric Power outside the borders of North America, according to Britt Burt, Industrial Info's vice president of global Power Industry research MarketWire

NECA-IBEW Team Helps Washington Redskins Go Green, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- FedEx Field, home to the Washington Redskins, provides an excellent example of how renewable energy can be integrated into Americans' day-to-day lives, as well as one of our most beloved national pastimes -- football. MarketWire

Update: Gadinsky Real Estate Partners With Legendary Nightlife Duo to Target Under Serviced Market
Seth Gadinsky and Justin Schultz of Gadinsky Real Estate and legendary nightclub developers Cal Fortis and Ken Barilich -- of With Smith -- announce the launch of their new collaboration: H3 Hospitality. The full service company will offer real estate, design, and operating services to hotels, restaurants, nightclubs and family entertainment properties. MarketWire

Expedia and Egencia Study: Millennials Spend More Freely, Complain More Loudly and Crave Mobile Devices for Business and Leisure Travel
"Millennial" travelers -- defined as those between 18 and 30 years old -- have sharply different business and leisure travel habits and expectations than do their older peers, according to a global study released today by® and Egencia®, the business travel company of the Expedia, Inc. group (NASDAQ: EXPE) MarketWire

Grantham University's Nicole Gowdy Speaks at Fort Campbell for Hispanic Heritage Month
Since 1988, Hispanic Heritage Month has been recognized and celebrated throughout the country and the United States military. In honor of the 25th anniversary, the 6th Battalion 101st Combat Aviation Brigade from Fort Campbell, Ky., invited Grantham University's Nicole Gowdy, education outreach regional director for Tenn., Ky., Ind., and W.Va MarketWire

FirstEnergy Solutions Makes Enrolling in an Electric Plan Easy When You Move
Moving to a new home can be exciting, but it can also be stressful with unpacking boxes and moving furniture, not to mention the set up of new utility services. But setting up your electric supply doesn't have to be difficult, especially if you choose FirstEnergy Solutions as your electric generation supplier. MarketWire

Madison Logic Rolls Out New Nurturing and Data Analytics Products to Enhance Its European Partners' Lead Generation Capabilities
Madison Logic, the premier provider of intent data solutions for B2B marketers and publishers, has released Instant Nurturing™, a new nurturing and data analytics platform for its European publishing, marketing and advertising partners. MarketWire

Neste Oil improves its ranking as one of the 'hottest' companies in bioenergy
Neste Oil CorporationPress release14 October 2013 at 2 p.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Kværner ASA: Invitation to presentation of 3rd quarter results 2013
14 October  2013 - Kværner ASA will publish its 3rd quarter results 2013 at the Oslo Stock Exchange on Friday 25 October 2013 at 07:00 CET. The results presentation will be held at Drammensveien 260 (the Hydro building at Vækerø), Oslo at 09:00 CET the same morning. GlobeNewswire

Biofrontera AG: Patient recruitment started in phase III study for field-therapy of actinic keratosis
Biofrontera AG /Biofrontera AG: Patient recruitment started in phase III study for field-therapy of actinic keratosis . 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

Correction of the EGM date published in SvD announcement
Press ReleaseOctober 14, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE: Contract extension in Mexico
Cotemar group has confirmed that Safe Lancia has been awarded a contract extension through to 15 December 2013 with unchanged day rates.Prosafe is the world's leading owner and operator of semi-submersible accommodation vessels. Operating profit reached USD 222.4 million in 2012 and net profit was USD 177.5 million GlobeNewswire

CapMan Nordic Real Estate is acquiring two mixed residential & retail properties in central Copenhagen
CapMan Press Release - 14 October 2013 at 09.00 a.m. EEST GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory to Divest Selected Publishing Assets in the Netherlands
Alphen aan den Rijn (October 14, 2013) - Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory has reached agreements to sell several of its publishing assets and related activities in the Netherlands. The transaction involves Binnenlands Bestuur, Assurantie Magazine, and publications for general and financial management. GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil to publish its third quarter results on 24 October 2013
Neste Oil Corporation Press Release 14 October 2013 at 9 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

International Western Petroleum Appoints New Chief Operating Officer
14th October 2013, London, UK - International Western Petroleum Corporation (GXG Markets: IWPO), the GXG-listed oil & gas exploration and production company with operations in Texas, is pleased to announce the promotion of Robert Smith as Chief Operating Officer. GlobeNewswire

Erik Penser Bankaktiebolag to publish SinterCast analyst reports
           [Stockholm, 14 October 2013] - SinterCast AB (publ) has entered into an agreement with Erik Penser Bankaktiebolag to provide analyst coverage of SinterCast's market progress GlobeNewswire

Nokia Corporation Stock Exchange Release14.10.2013 at 9:00 (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

DNO International Sets New Production Record of 32,500 Barrels per Day at Second Tawke Horizontal Well
Oslo, 14 October 2013 -- DNO International ASA ("DNO International"), the Norwegian oil and gas company, announced today that it has initiated sales from its second horizontal well in the Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq following testing at a new record rate of 32,500 barrels of oil per day. GlobeNewswire

Kesko's sales in September 2013

Songa Offshore SE : Appointment of new Chief Operating Officer - COO
Songa Offshore SE ("Songa" or the "Company") strengthens its Management Team with the Appointment of Mark Bessell to the position of COO.  Bessell will report to CEO Bjornar Iversen and will start in his new position 21st October 2013. GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Nomination Committee for East Capital Explorer's AGM 2014
In accordance with the decision by the Annual General Meeting (AGM) in April 2013, East Capital Explorer shall have a Nomination Committee consisting of a minimum of three and maximum of five members, of which up to three members shall be appointed by the three shareholders (or group of shareholders) controlling the largest number of votes in the company that wish to appoint a representative GlobeNewswire

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