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Endurance Specialty Holdings Comments on Aspen Insurance Holdings' Poison Pill Adoption
PEMBROKE, Bermuda, April 17, 2014 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. ("Endurance") (NYSE: ENH) today commented on Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited's ("Aspen's") (NYSE: AHL) adoption of a poison pill "shareholder rights plan" in response to Endurance's April 14 proposal to acquire all of the common shares of Aspen for $3.2 billion, or $47 GlobeNewswire

Poly Shield Technologies Inc. Enters Into a Purchase and Services Agreement With a Cruise Line Company for the Purchase and Installation of the DSOX-15 Pre-Combustion Fuel Purification System
Poly Shield Technologies Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: SHPR) announces that it has entered into a purchase and services agreement with a cruise line company for the purchase and installation of the Company's DSOX-15 Pre-Combustion Fuel Purification System (the "DSOX-15 System") on one of the cruise line company's vessels MarketWire

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Announces the Launch of Fairmont Residences Nanjing
Editor's Note: There is one photo associated with this release. MarketWire

O.penVAPE, the Nation's Largest Cannabis Brand, Will Test Employees for Dangerous Drug Abuse
Following U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder's public comments that he would work with Congress to reexamine how marijuana is scheduled, O.penVAPE, the largest brand in the cannabis industry, has announced it will begin testing its employees for dangerous drug abuse. MarketWire

Industry Celebrates Advertising That Makes People Say, 'Thank You'
IRVING, TX--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - The second annual Promotional Products Work! Week, April 21-25, 2014, established by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI; ppai MarketWire

Abilene Behavioral Health Recognizes National Child Abuse Prevention Month
ABILENE, TX--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month which is dedicated to acknowledging the importance of families and communities coming together to not only prevent child abuse and neglect, but to promote the overall social and emotional well-being of children and their families MarketWire

IronBox Secure File Transfer Announces Free Webinar: "Queen of Data Breach" Attorney Lisa Sotto Shares Her Top Tips in the Event of a Data Breach
REDMOND, WA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - IronBox Secure File Transfer , a leading secure file transfer and data protection provider for healthcare, legal, accounting and financial professionals, is hosting a complimentary webinar with the "Queen of Data Breach," Attorney Lisa Sotto as she shares her top tips in the event of a data breach. MarketWire

ClearTrust, LLC Is Honored as a 2014 USF Fast 56 Award Recipient
LUTZ, FL--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - The University of South Florida (USF) Alumni Association honored the 2014 USF Fast 56 -- the fastest growing USF alumni owned or led businesses in the world -- at a celebration held Friday, April 11, in the Marshall Student Center Ballroom at USF Tampa. MarketWire

Keek Announces Option Grants
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Keek Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KEK) (OTCQX: KEEKF) announces the grant of stock options to purchase 6,350,000 common shares to certain directors and officers pursuant to the its stock option plan MarketWire

Domo Drafts Omniture All-Star Todd Trippany to Enterprise Sales Team
SILICON SLOPES, UT--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Today Domo, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) venture that is redefining business intelligence (BI) and transforming the way business is managed, announced that sales all-star Todd Trippany has joined the company's enterprise sales team MarketWire

ASTRO Applauds New CBO Estimate Demonstrating That Ending Self-Referral Abuse Would Save Medicare More Than $3 Billion
FAIRFAX, VA --(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) today released a new assessment of the significant costs associated with physician self-referral abuse, estimating that closing the self-referral law's loophole would save Medicare approximately $3.4 billion over a 10-year budget window MarketWire

Save Our Boys: How Technology Dependency Is Failing Boys and Men
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - While women continue to grab headlines with a growing number of leadership "firsts," a near silent movement is happening with the other gender -- and it's not good news. American boys and men are in trouble, according to parenting, education, and human behavior expert Dr. Gail Gross Ph.D., Ed.D. MarketWire

Echelon Partners Announces Deals and Deal Makers Summit 2014 NYC; Mark Tibergien, Lewis Schiff, and Dan Seivert to Present
MANHATTAN BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - MarketWire

Minnesota Launches Its Largest-Ever Marketing Effort to Boost Tourism
ST. PAUL, MN--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Today at the Minnesota State Capitol, Governor Mark Dayton and Explore Minnesota Tourism Director John Edman launched the state's all-new travel marketing campaign, designed to encourage travelers to choose Minnesota as their next vacation destination MarketWire

Chanticleer Holdings Announces Record First Quarter Preliminary Net Restaurant Revenue of $5.5 Million
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) (Chanticleer Holdings, or the "Company"), owner and operater of multiple restaurant brands internationally and domestically, announced today record preliminary net restaurant revenue for Q1 2014 of approximately $5.5 million, compared to $1.6 million in Q1 2013, an increase of approximately 244% MarketWire

ViXS Systems Files Complaint in the U.S. International Trade Commission Against Entropic Communications
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS) and ViXS USA, today filed a complaint in the U.S MarketWire

Marc Dennis Showcases "Allegory of the Art Fair" at Sotheby's and Nets Jets Sponsored Brunch
Courtney and Karen Lord hosted a personal and intimate brunch for art lovers in their home in Miami Beach. The VIP event was an exclusive opportunity for selected guests to take a closer look at the exhibited art by the talented painter, Marc Dennis MarketWire

Vineyard at Vista Del Mar Offers Unique Opportunities to Spring Forward Into Move-In Ready Homes
Spring forward into your ideal home at William Lyon Homes' Vineyard at Vista Del Mar in Pittsburg. Showcasing new family homes and a great location to ease daily commutes, Vineyard is currently offering spring move-in opportunities. MarketWire

Homebuyers Get Ready to Make Your Move to William Lyon Homes' Maplewood in Tracy
Attainable prices and room to grow -- that's the latest news on William Lyon Homes' Maplewood, an incredible home opportunity coming soon to Tracy. Homebuyers who have been seeking new family-sized floorplans and a convenient location should get ready to make their move to this desirable neighborhood MarketWire

William Lyon Homes' Villages at Vista Del Mar Selling Final Homes and Two Beautiful Models
It's the end of an era as Pittsburg's lowest-priced new home neighborhood, Villages at Vista Del Mar releases the final phase and beautifully decorated and professionally landscaped Residence 2 and 3 models for sale. This is the perfect opportunity for new home value and a commuter-friendly location near BART and Highway 4, but it won't last long MarketWire

Where Have All the Families Gone? To Florida, According to Two New Surveys
Two new polls put out recently by TripAdvisor and Family Fun magazine show where families are traveling this year, how they are traveling and where they are staying -- offering insight into some unusual trends in travel. MarketWire to Double All Their Customers' Mining Hashing Power for a Week on April 26th, 2014
GAWMiners announced Thursday that the Double Your Hash promotion they are running for their GAW Founders Club members will be available to all customers who have purchased from on or before April 25, 2014. Customers can already register for the promotion on the GAWMiners website at: MarketWire

Zephyr Agents Present Innovative Design in the Heart of Noe Valley
The dynamic team of Danny Fernandez and Harry Clark at Zephyr are pleased to announce their newest property listings at 1318 and 1320 Church Street, also known as SteelHouse1and2. These two properties represent the culmination of the DesignBuild concept in construction. MarketWire

Brandywine Homes Now Leasing at Cobblestone in South Garden Grove, California
Brandywine Homes has begun leasing at Cobblestone, a 34-unit rental community consisting of both townhomes and flats on 1.1 acres in the heart of Orange County. The property opened for lease this past weekend and within two days, six of the units were reserved. MarketWire

Hospitality Technology Names 2014 Hotel Visionary Award Winners
Hospitality Technology (HT) magazine has named the winners of the 2014 Hotel Visionary Awards. Every year, HT presents a select group of lodging companies with accolades for outstanding achievement in delivering technological excellence. This year's honorees are Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, La Quinta Inns & Suites, and Red Lion Hotels. MarketWire

BHI Gives 10 Reasons Why Hearing Tests Are Essential for Women's Complete Wellness
Hearing loss is linked to other important women's health issues, but recognizing and addressing it can enhance wellbeing, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI). BHI is urging women of all ages to take the free, quick, and confidential online BHI Hearing Check at during National Women's Health Week (May 11-17) MarketWire

Alteva Enhances Integration of Business Productivity Applications With HD Voice
Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), announces the launch of Alteva's CRM Connector, bridging the gap between customers and business systems through a higher level of integration, communication and collaboration with their Hosted Unified Communications offering. MarketWire

Vectren Schedules 2014 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will announce its 2014 first quarter results after the market closes on Friday, May 9, 2014. Vectren management will discuss those results during a conference call at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Monday, May 12, 2014 MarketWire

The Best Residential VoIP Providers of the Year, Rated by
VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), is an online phone system that uses the internet to make voice calls. VoIP users make and receive phone calls using cloud technology instead of on an analog phone system that uses land cables. Due to the ever-expanding high speed Internet, VoIP services are available for inexpensive monthly rates MarketWire

Swinerton to Construct Second Building for New Dropbox Campus in South Beach
Swinerton Builders announced it will build a new 117,000-square-foot facility for developer Breevast at 345 Brannan Street, in the heart of the South Beach historic district. Premier file-sharing service Dropbox has committed to a 12-year lease on the entire five-story structure, as well as the five-story building currently under construction next door at 333 Brannan Street. MarketWire

Hotel Near Larimer Square Puts Guests Just Steps Away From the Denver Chalk Art Festival
Chalk art has come a long way since the days of Mary Poppins' part-chalk-wielding, part-chimney-sweeping sidekick, Bert. As anyone with an email account knows, the images created today can seem surreal, even three-dimensional, when executed by the right artist. And capturing those temporary masterpieces doesn't just happen in novelty emails forwarded around the world MarketWire

Dynagas LNG Partners L.P. Announces New 13-Year Time-Charter Contract for the Clean Force and Amendment of Current Contract Expiration Date
Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ: DLNG) (the "Partnership"), an owner and operator of LNG carriers, today announced that it has entered into a new 13-year time-charter contract with Gazprom Marketing & Trading Singapore Pte. Ltd ("Gazprom") for the Clean Force, a fully winterized, 149,700 cbm Ice Class LNG carrier built in 2008 MarketWire

Vanguard Energy Corporation Announces Sale of Batson Dome Field
Vanguard Energy Corporation (OTCQB: VNGE), an oil development and production company, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with an unrelated third party to sell all of Vanguard's working interests and related equipment at its only operating field, the Batson Dome Field in southeast Texas, for a gross price of $5,500,000 MarketWire

Microelectronics Technology Corporation Completes Acquisition of Bitcoin Cyber Currency Digital Mining Company
Microelectronics Technology Corporation (OTCQB: MELY), is pleased to announce the Company has completed the documentation required for the finalization of the acquisition of Digital Mining Corporation and its digital mining assets. MarketWire

Chem-Dry Signs Master Franchise Deal in India
Chem-Dry, the world's largest carpet and rug cleaning franchise, has signed an agreement to expand into India. Chem-Dry is in the midst of its fastest global expansion in more than a decade and is partnering with Regional Master Franchises to expand the brand across India. MarketWire

Yadkin Financial Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Yadkin Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: YDKN), the holding company for Yadkin Bank, announced it will release first quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, April 24, 2014 before the market opens. Management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT that same day to discuss the Company's financial results, business highlights, and outlook. MarketWire

BETE Fog Nozzle, Inc. Selects abas-USA as Their ERP Partner
BETE Fog Nozzle, a growing manufacturer of diverse spray nozzle products has decided to implement abas-ERP. BETE operates in a hybrid environment, producing everything from low-dollar high-volume to high-dollar low volume custom nozzles in their Greenfield, MA, facility. MarketWire

ENSERVCO Comments on Form S-3 Filing

Interactive Data Corporation Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Due 2019
Interactive Data Corporation (the "Company") today announced the pricing of its offering of $350 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.875% senior notes due 2019 (the "Notes"). MarketWire

SKIT!, the Top Animated Messaging App, Surpasses 1M Remixable Downloads and Closes New Round of Funding
SKIT! (, the animated messaging app for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets and Kindle tablets, has raised a $500K seed round from investors, including Warner Bros, RMR Capital, Federal Street Angels and Cloud Power Seed Fund. SKIT! will use the seed round to grow and update the apps on all platforms, as well as for increased marketing and business development. MarketWire

Moog Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Webcast
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) and (NYSE: MOG.B) will release its second quarter fiscal 2014 earnings for the period ended March 29, 2014 on Friday, April 25, 2014. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call. MarketWire

Dresner Partners Announces Partnership With Centaur Partners
Dresner Partners, a leading FINRA-registered, middle-market investment bank and IMAP member firm with offices in Chicago and New York, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Palo Alto-based Centaur Partners, LLC. The partnership was designed to expand the breadth of Dresner's technology practice and increase its presence in the Silicon Valley area MarketWire

Universal Bioenergy Announces Major Plans to Increase Shareholder Value and Investor Returns
Universal Bioenergy Inc., (OTCQB: UBRG), a publicly traded independent diversified energy company that markets and distributes natural gas, petroleum, coal and electricity, announced major strategic plans and actions to increase shareholder value and improve returns to its investors. MarketWire

Matt Argall Projects Success for Others Through Investing in Education
Education is the key to building a brighter future, and Matt Argall, a successful entrepreneur, business owner and investor, understands this quite well. He also understands that not everyone has access to the education necessary to achieve success in life MarketWire

DELSEY Shares Packing Tips for Any Trip
DELSEY,, has over 65 years of experience designing luggage that makes travel seamless, and now, the iconic French brand known for both timeless quality and audacious design, is offering travelers a few steps to take to make packing perfect. MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Announces Availability of Its 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 (the "Annual Report on Form 20-F") has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Annual Report on Form 20-F may also be accessed through the Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. website, www.seanergymaritime MarketWire

Crawford Plastic Surgery Welcomes Dr. Aisha McKnight-Baron to the Practice
Dr. Marcus Crawford is constantly striving to improve his practice, Crawford Plastic Surgery, to better serve his patients. From taking continuing education courses, incorporating the use of new and more effective techniques, and offering advanced technology, Dr. Crawford is dedicated to offering a superior level of care to his patients. Recently, Dr MarketWire

W Technologies, Inc. Enters Into Patent License Agreement With Smokefree Innotec, Inc.
W Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTCG) ( announced today that it has entered into a Patent License Agreement with Smokefree Innotec, Inc., a developer and distributor of e-cigarettes. The Patent License Agreement grants to W Technologies a license for use of the patents owned by Smokefree Innotec for marketing of the Smokefree products. MarketWire

PALMco Partners With to Fund Teachers' Environmental Science Projects
PALMco, a family owned and operated energy supply company, announced today a new partnership with, a non-profit crowdfunding platform where teachers can request classroom resources, to fund environmental science projects in high poverty schools. As part of the DonorsChoose MarketWire

Sterling Oil & Gas Corp. Announces a Board Approved Name Change and 30:1 Reverse Split of Common Shares
Sterling Oil & Gas Corp.'s (OTC Pink: SGOG) (PINKSHEETS: SGOG) board has approved a 30:1 reverse of the Company's common shares. A name change has been approved by the board. New name is Landstar Development Group Corp. MarketWire

Quanticate, 5 Category Winner in 2014 CRO Leadership Awards
Quanticate, a leading global data-focused clinical research organization (CRO), is pleased to announce its recognition as category winners in all five of the 2014 Life Science Leader CRO Leadership Awards in Quality, Reliability, Productivity, Regulatory and Innovation. MarketWire

Argentus Capital Management Renames Tactically-Blended ACM Adaptive Portfolios
Argentus Capital Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Adviser through its parent Argentus Partners, LLC has revised the strategy names of the Adaptive portfolio series to better reflect the objective of the program. The names were changed, as follows: MarketWire

NEWave(R) Brings Award-Winning Compliance Solutions to Southern Gaming Summit
NEWave's compliance, audit, document and data software solutions can be found in casinos across the southern United States. Now NEWave®, the leading compliance and efficiency software supplier to the gaming industry, is bringing its award-winning software suites to Southern Gaming Summit. MarketWire

Artemis Energy Holdings, Inc. Begins Final Testing Phase on "Right Now" App
Artemis Energy Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: ARTT) (PINKSHEETS: ARTT) -, a Social Networking Content Management Platform, is in the final stage of testing its mobile App for its Right Now Status update feature. The "Right Now" App was originally scheduled to go live in the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire

Magellan RoadMate PND With Integrated DashCam Now Available
Magellan, a leader of innovative GPS devices for vehicles, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, announces the availability of its RoadMate 6230-LM DashCam Navigator, a Personal Navigation Device (PND) with integrated dashcam MarketWire

MultiCorp International, Inc. Engages BioRegenerative Sciences, Inc. and North County Clinical Research to Develop Clinical Trial Procedures on Patented Migraine Medicine
MultiCorp International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MCIC) has engaged Dr. Greg Maguire of BioRegenerative Sciences, Inc., along with Dr. Valentin Isacescu of North County Clinical Research, to work with the company to develop a clear path to begin clinical trials on their patented migraine medicine for eventual approval by the FDA. MarketWire

Subsentio Media Statement: FCC Workshop: "Public Safety Imperatives for All-IP Networks"
The following statement is attributable to Subsentio EVP - Government Affairs, Joel M. Margolis, a participant in today's FCC Workshop on public safety in the transition to all-IP networks: MarketWire

Demand Drivers
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for April, showing that recent data on the housing market continues to be noisy and giving mixed signals heading into the spring home buying. A short preview video and the complete April 2014 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook are available here. MarketWire

Chicago Landscape Lighting Company Earns Better Business Bureau Accreditation
Premier Lighting, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has met all BBB standards and is now an Accredited Business with an A+ BBB rating. "In our near two decades in business, we have always run Premier Lighting to not only meet but exceed the standards of Accreditation. We were compelled to apply for Accreditation after our invitation this year because of our high volume of internet based leads MarketWire

Jahia Opens a New Office in Chicago, IL.
Jahia, leading open source vendor and provider of Java-based Enterprise Content Management System (CMS) solutions, announced the opening of a new office in Chicago, IL, to support the growing demand from US customers. MarketWire

Agricon Global Corporation Announces the Resignation of Allan Kronborg as CEO
Agricon Global Corporation (Agricon) (OTCBB: AGRC), announced today the resignation of Allan Kronborg as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mr. Kronborg, who was appointed as CEO in August 2013, will remain on the board of directors, but has other business ventures that require his time and attention. MarketWire

Binswanger / Realty Advisory Group Named Exclusive Agent for 1,625 Acre Master-Planned Industrial Development Site in Shafter, California
Binswanger / Realty Advisory Group has been named exclusive agent by Roll Real Estate Development, LLC, the commercial real estate development division of Roll Global, for the sale and lease of build-to-suit distribution facilities at Roll's Paramount Logistics Park, a 1,625 acre master-planned industrial development site located in Shafter, Calif. MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Reports First Quarter 2014 Earnings
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB) MarketWire

Marriott Opens the First Hotel in Portland's Pearl District
Marriott International, Inc. is pleased to announce that Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Pearl District just opened on April 11, 2014, making it the first Pearl District hotel. As a thriving, revitalized area of the inner city, the Pearl District is internationally recognized for its successful urban renewal efforts. Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Pearl District is located at 1150 NW Ninth Ave MarketWire

Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza Adds Boston, Dallas & Phoenix to Expansion Plans
Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, the leader of the rapidly expanding build-your-own pizza category, today announced that it has signed three new area development agreements to open Blaze Pizza franchise restaurants in Boston, Dallas and Phoenix MarketWire

A Leading Energy Storage Company and a Natural Gas Company Partner on Innovative Project for CNG Vehicles
EnerG2, a Seattle-based company manufacturing advanced nano-structured materials for next-generation energy storage breakthroughs; and NW Natural (NYSE: NWN), an Oregon gas distribution company, are partnering to improve the fuel storage on board vehicles that use Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) by developing a new adsorbed natural gas technology. MarketWire

New Ferry Service to Nova Scotia Makes a Splash Among South Portland, Maine Hotels
Located at the northern tip of the country, it's no wonder Portland, Maine is as informed by the sea as it is by the indomitable forests that surround it. This is a place where land and ocean collide in a breathtakingly beautiful fusion of steel-gray waves, hunter-green foliage and small-town charm MarketWire

NorthStar Ford Group Canada to Raise Money for Father Mercredi High School as Part of Ford's 'Drive 4 UR School' Campaign
NorthStar Ford Group Canada recently announced its participation in Ford Motor Company's annual Drive 4 UR School campaign. As part of the campaign, the dealership will be giving out free test drives on April 27, 2014 at 11 a.m. to raise money for Father Patrick Mercredi Community High School MarketWire

Intergraph(R) CAESAR II(R) Fundamentals Course Offering Self-Paced Training on World's De-Facto Standard for Pipe Stress Analysis
Intergraph is offering the CAESAR II Fundamentals Course, an online course designed to help users improve their pipe stress analysis efficiency by learning Intergraph CAESAR II. Through a series of online videos, the user can quickly learn how to navigate and use many of the software's features and tools MarketWire

Moscow Hotel Reaches out to Orphanage for One Unforgettable Day
Play dates can be mercurial affairs. Sometimes the kids play nicely, sometimes they're bored and sometimes the adults vow never to host one again. So when the Renaissance Moscow Monarch Centre Hotel coordinated its own version of a play date with a local orphanage MarketWire

West Texas Resources, Inc. Announces Sale of Oil and Gas Interest and Receipt of Non-Recourse Financing
West Texas Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: WTXR), a Texas-based independent oil and gas company, today announced its sale of 44.1% of its working interest in the Port Hudson field to EnTek Partners, LLC for total consideration of $290,000. In August 2013, West Texas acquired a 7.24625% working interest (5 MarketWire

Newark Electronic Waste Collection Event Celebrates Earth Day
This Earth Day, Newark residents are encouraged to empty their cluttered closets, drawers and garages and bring their old electronics to a free e-waste collection event on Tuesday, April 22. The event will take place at Peter Francisco Park, located between Edison Place and Ferry Street near Penn Station in Newark's Ironbound District from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m MarketWire

Europ Assistance USA Launches New Mobile Website
Starting today, the Europ Assistance Travel Risk Intelligence Portal is now fully mobile and can be accessed on any device using iOS, Android or Windows operating system. MarketWire

AMD Reports 2014 First Quarter Results
AMD (NYSE: AMD) MarketWire

Total Voting Rights
Amara Mining plc ("Amara" or the "Company") (AIM: AMA) Further to the Company's announcement on 11 April 2014 in relation to the issue of 108,763,873 New Ordinary Shares pursuant to the Placing and Open Offer, the Company announces that the New Ordinary Shares have been admitted to trading on AIM and that dealings commenced at 8.00 a.m. today. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases New Series of Non-Magnetic, Non-Inductive Axial Lead Wirewound Resistors
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of non-magnetic, non-inductive axial lead wirewound resistors with high power ratings to 12 W and high-temperature operation to +350 degrees C, which is ideal for high-end audio and medical imaging equipment. MarketWire

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Increases in Men With Metabolic Syndrome
A new study shows men with metabolic syndrome-associated conditions are at increased risk of developing intermediate and aggressive prostate cancer. Canadian researchers found a 54 percent increase in prostate cancer diagnosis in men with three or more metabolic syndrome components. MarketWire

1st Capital Bank Announces: Availability of 2013 Annual Report
1st Capital Bank (OTCQB: FISB) ("Bank") today announced the availability of its 2013 Annual Report. The 2013 Annual Report has been posted to the Bank's website ( under "About Us - Financial Information." The document is also available by request to the Bank's Corporate Secretary, Michael J. Winiarski, at 831.264.4014 or MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Provides Update to Its Patent Portfolio
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, announced the following updates to its patent portfolio: MarketWire

Front Desk Partners With School of Rock to Bring Mobile-First Business Solution to World's Largest Rehearsal-Based Music Franchise
Front Desk, a new software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup delivering integrated scheduling, client management, and payment processing for personal services businesses and franchises, is partnering with School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education MarketWire

Showpad Named Belgium's Fastest Growing Company in the European Tech5 Competition
Showpad, a mobile-first sales enablement innovator, announced today that it has been named the fastest growing Belgian company in The Next Web's European Tech5. The inaugural Tech5 list recognizes Europe's fastest growing startups and aims to identify the companies that will lead Europe into the next technology age MarketWire

Bill Lapp Joins GoodData as Vice President, Sales Engineering and Enablement
GoodData®, the leader in end-to-end cloud analytics, today announced the addition of Bill Lapp as Vice President, Sales Engineering and Enablement. Lapp joins GoodData with more than 12 years of experience in high performance computing, SaaS, and enterprise sales leadership MarketWire

Cimation Receives GPSA Excellence in Safety Award
Cimation received the GPSA Excellence in Safety Award at the 2014 Gas Processors Association Convention in Dallas, TX. These awards recognize the outstanding safety records and ongoing efforts of exemplary safety programs in the gas processing suppliers industry MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Uniquify to Present World's Fastest DDR Memory Subsystem IP at ChipEx 2014
WHO:Uniquify, a leading high-performance semiconductor intellectual property (IP) and system-on-chip (SoC) design, integration and manufacturing services supplier WHAT:Will present the world's fastest adaptive DDR memory subsystem IP during ChipEx 2014, the annual conference of the Israeli Microelectronics Industry MarketWire

Rock the Earth Announces 2014 Planet Defender Award Winners
Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of the ninth annual Planet Defender Awards. Based on nominations from the community and Rock the Earth's national volunteer network, the Planet Defender Awards pay tribute to the exceptional individuals and groups working to protect Earth and inspire others to action MarketWire

Rock the Earth Co-Hosts Earth Day Events Around the U.S.

Insight Investments Rebrands Its Integrated Systems Division as Red8(R)
Insight Investments LLC, industry leader in finance, technology and asset management, today announced its technology solutions division, Insight Integrated Systems (IIS), has been rebranded as Red8 MarketWire

Dentist in Sydney Launches New Website as Educational Resource for Patients
Recently, Sydney dentist Duncan Copp, B.D.S. announced the release of a new website for his practice, The Paddington Dental Surgery. The website features a wealth of information on a variety of dental procedures, as well as details about the advanced dental technology used at the practice. Some of the procedures patients can learn more about on the site include: MarketWire

Corio NV : Corio announces resolutions of AGM of 17 April 2014
On 17 April 2014 the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders ('AGM') of Corio was held, at which the following resolutions were passed: GlobeNewswire

Appointment of member of Executive Board and member of Supervisory Board of TenCate
During the general meeting of shareholders of Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) in Almelo on Thursday, 17 April 2014, Mr E.J.F. Bos was appointed member of the Executive Board, with the title of Chief Financial Officer, for a period of four years. Ms M.J. Oudeman was appointed member of the Supervisory Board of TenCate, also for a term of four years. GlobeNewswire

Koninklijke Ten Cate NV : Declaration of dividend TenCate for 2013
During the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Royal Ten Cate, which was held on Thursday 17 April 2014, the dividend for the 2013 financial year was declared at € 0.50 (2012: € 0.50) per ordinary share of € 2.50 par value. GlobeNewswire Group : Sales for the first quarter of 2014: €11.1m - Target of return to growth at the end of the year

Camposol S.A. announces results of its Consent Solicitation to the holders of its 9.875% Senior Notes due 2017
Lima, Peru - April 16, 2014 - Camposol S.A. ("Camposol" or the "Company") announced today that it has received the requisite consents from the holders of a majority in principal outstanding amount of its 9.875% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "Notes") as of 5:00 p.m GlobeNewswire

Endurance Announces Richard Housley as Global Property Insurance Lead
PEMBROKE, Bermuda - April 17, 2014 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:ENH), a Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, today announced that Richard Housley has joined the company this week as Executive Vice President and Global Practice Leader for Property Insurance. Mr GlobeNewswire

Spring Consulting Granted Patent for Employee and Retiree Pension Funding Program
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Spring Consulting Group announced today that they have been issued U.S. Patent No. 8,676,686 for their Program for Alternative Funding of Employee and Retiree Benefits by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. MarketWire

DigitalGlobe to Announce First Quarter Financial Results on May 1, 2014
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, will announce its first quarter 2014 financial results after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, May 1, 2014. MarketWire

PunchTab Grows North American Footprint With Key Executive Hires and New York Office Expansion
PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - PunchTab, the leading omni-channel engagement and insights platform, announced today the expansion of its sales team in key markets, including New York and San Francisco, in order to fulfill growing customer demand. MarketWire

Digital First Media Announces Whoopi Goldberg Penning Column for the Cannabist
Digital First Media today premiered a new column by Whoopi Goldberg on the Cannabist, the Denver Post's cannabis-focused news and culture website launched to cover legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado. MarketWire

Cielo Waste Solutions (CSE:CMC) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, April 17, 2014 - Cielo Waste Solutions (CSE:CMC) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, and is trading under the symbol "CMC". Originally a gold mining company, Cielo announced in March that it was changing its business to biodiesel refining. GlobeNewswire

Mark Fiechter Joins Assist America as Vice President of Sales
PRINCETON, NJ--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Assist America, Inc. is pleased to welcome Mark Fiechter as Vice President of Sales in the US, effective immediately. MarketWire

North American Partners in Anesthesia Partners With East Side Endoscopy as Exclusive Provider of Anesthesia Services
MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, and East Side Endoscopy (ESNY) located in Manhattan, NY today announced their partnership MarketWire

Update: Cypress Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced its first-quarter 2014 results, which included the remarks below from its president and CEO, T.J. Rodgers. Highlights for the quarter included: MarketWire

Fixed Mortgage Rates at Six Week Low
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates easing further for the second consecutive week helping to increase home buyer affordability at the onset of the spring home buying season. MarketWire

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Codexis, Inc.
LifeSci Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of investment research and investor relations services in the life sciences sector, today announced that it has initiated coverage of Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDXS), a leader in biocatalysis focused on using their enzyme engineering platform to streamline chemical transformations for the pharmaceutical and fine chemicals industries MarketWire

Rock-Star Entrepreneurs Invited to Attend Casting Call for "American Gnuity" Reality Show
Entrepreneurs and inventors are invited to apply to be the next reality star, getting funding and fame for their companies at the upcoming Coastal Shows Crowdfund Global Expo (CFGE) Crowdfunding Entrepreneur Summit, May 29-30 at the Austin Hilton, with sponsors such as the Austin Chamber of Commerce, AssetAvenue, Patch of Land, Self Directed IRA Services, Inc. and "American Gnuity." MarketWire

Loudmouth Golf App Kicks Off Season 2
Loudmouth Golf kicks off the 2nd season of the Loudmouth Golf Tour, courtesy of the Loudmouth Golf Tour app. The app allows golfers of all levels to keep score and seamlessly track detailed stats, while fostering competition with golf buddies on Facebook MarketWire

Carbon Design Systems Collaborates With Freescale to Showcase New Capabilities at Freescale Technology Forum
Carbon Design Systems® Inc., the leading supplier of accurate virtual prototype solutions, announced that it recently previewed its newly released ARM® Cortex™-A57 Carbon Performance Analysis Kit (CPAK) at the Freescale Technology Forum. MarketWire

What Makes Ethnic Rhinoplasty Unique? Las Vegas Plastic Surgeons Explain
According to Las Vegas plastic surgeons Samuel Sohn, MD and W. Tracy Hankins, MD, the approach to rhinoplasty surgery is different depending on the unique needs of each patient. Dr. Sohn explains that the technique used for what is considered conventional rhinoplasty may not necessarily be beneficial for all patients, depending on their specific ethnicity. For particular cases, Dr MarketWire

PLMA Recognizes Leading Energy Utility Demand Response Initiatives
The Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) announced seven winners of its 11th Annual PLMA Awards. The Awards were presented during the 15th PLMA Spring Conference in Denver, Colorado. The winning initiatives recognized are (in alphabetical order): MarketWire

Quasar's President Heading Back to Colorado
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (OTC Pink: QASP) (PINKSHEETS: QASP) ("Quasar" or "the Company") is excited to announce that its President, Donnell J. Vigil will be heading back to Colorado on Friday, April 18, 2014. Mrs. Vigil has been contacted to immediately return to Colorado in regards to progressing with a deal in the MJ industry. Mrs MarketWire

Neohydro Technologies Provides Corporate Update to Shareholders
Neohydro Technologies Corp. (OTCQB: NHYT) (the "Company") is pleased to provide shareholders a corporate update. MarketWire

TAB Bank Promotes Justin Hatch to Vice President of Asset-Based Lending
TAB Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Justin Hatch (801-624-5943, to Vice President of Asset-Based Lending. Justin will continue to be based out of TAB Bank's corporate headquarters in Ogden, UT and will oversee all personnel, operations, and functions as it relates to TAB's growing portfolio of asset-based loans, rediscount loans, and participations. MarketWire

Experience Art and Design (OTCQB:EXAD) Diversifies into the Online Internet Arena Acquiring Net Applications - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, April 17, 2014 - Experience Art and Design (OTCQB:EXAD) has diversified into the online Internet arena through an agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of privately-held Net Applications Holdings, the resulting entity following the recent acquisition of Net Applications by Blabwire Media , LLC. GlobeNewswire

Jersey Mike's Subs Raises $2.1 Million for Charities
MANASQUAN, NJ--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Jersey Mike's Subs, known for its authentic fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, joined with its generous customers this March during the 4th Annual "Month of Giving" to raise an unprecedented $2.1 million for more than 100 different charities nationwide MarketWire

FreeButton, Inc. Announces Plans to Acquire A1 Vapors, Inc.
Carlsbad, CA-based FreeButton, Inc. (OTCQB: FBTN) today announced that it has entered into a non-binding letter-of-intent to acquire A1 Vapors, Inc., a product development and marketing firm catering to the electronic vapor cigarette industry. MarketWire

Bitzio Announces West Coast Showroom Agreement for E-Motion Apparel
Bitzio (OTCQB: BTZO), a fashion acquisition company operating under the trade name Democratique, announced today that E-Motion Apparel has signed an agreement with the noted Los Angeles showroom, Noëtic. MarketWire

Spree Commerce Announces Rapid Expansion of Certified Partner Program
Spree Commerce, the company powering the technology behind the best storefronts, today welcomed 15 additional members into its certified partner program MarketWire

The Las Vegas Epicurean Affair Returns to The Palazzo(R) on May 22 Featuring Top Las Vegas Restaurants and Beverage Retailers
The Las Vegas Epicurean Affair returns to The Palazzo® Las Vegas on Thursday, May 22, 2014. Sponsored by the Nevada Restaurant Association (NvRA), the Las Vegas Epicurean Affair showcases prestigious restaurants and beverage purveyors that have elevated Las Vegas to an international dining destination. MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces New Credit Facility
DAYTONA BEACH, FL and TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Brown & Brown, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: BRO) today announced its entry into a five-year $1.35 billion unsecured credit facility. The credit agreement provides for a revolving credit facility in an aggregate amount up to $800 million and term loans in an aggregate amount of $550 million MarketWire

Top Shelf Brands Holdings Corp. Announces the Upcoming Launch of Its New Investor Relations Website
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Top Shelf Brands Holdings Corp. (a Nevada Corporation) (PINKSHEETS: TEMN) today announced its new Investor Relations website. The site incorporates numerous features to make browsing for investment information a much faster and informative experience for the Company's current and potential investors. MarketWire

Gener8 CEO and President Interviewed by Streetwise Reports
Big data is taking over the world, and Rory Armes and Ken Scott of Gener8 Media Corp. (CSE: GNR) know why. In this interview with Streetwise Reports' Special Situations, the two Vancouver-based upstarts discuss the tribulations of getting in on the ground floor of the newest developments in information technology -- and the many potential rewards. MarketWire

American River Bankshares Reports a 74% Increase in Earnings per Share
American River Bankshares (NASDAQ: AMRB) today reported net income of $1.0 million, or $0.12 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2014 compared to $622,000, or $0.07 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2013. MarketWire

Disaster Strikes Pediatric Associates of Southwest Missouri but Fast Reactions From Their Team and Support From Biscom Accelerate Business Continuity
CHELMSFORD, MA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Biscom, a trusted leader in secure document delivery, today announced that Pediatric Associates of Southwest Missouri (PASWMO) deployed Biscom FAXCOM® Fax Server and was able to maintain business continuity after a massive tornado destroyed its primary office location in Joplin, Missouri.  MarketWire

From Fighter Jets to Electric Buses: The Story of GreenPower's Chief Engineer, Clifford Laggren
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this Press Release MarketWire

Nectar Named a Cool Vendor in Unified Communications, 2014
Nectar Services Corp, a leader in the development of network monitoring and management software for voice, video, data, and advanced applications for the Unified Communications (UC) industry, today announced it has been recognized by leading analyst firm Gartner, Inc. as one of their "Cool Vendors in Unified Communications, 2014." MarketWire

TELEHOUSE's New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX) Now Available at 165 Halsey
TELEHOUSE, the global leader for data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces today that New York International Exchange (NYIIX), operated by Telehouse as one of the largest neutral Internet exchange points on the East Coast, is now live and fully available at its 165 Halsey Street facility in Newark, NJ MarketWire

CEN Biotech Appoints John A. Germinario as Chairman of the Board
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (OTC Pink: FITX) (PINKSHEETS: FITX), CEN Biotech, announced today the appointment of John A. Germinario as Chairman of the Board of Directors effective immediately. MarketWire

Green Light in Southern Hemisphere -- Taiwan LED Manufacturers Showcase Innovative Offerings at EXPOLUX, Sao Paulo
The Green Trade Project Office under Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs has continued to deepen its presence in the emerging Southern Hemisphere market, leading a delegation of Taiwanese LED lighting manufacturers to participate in the biennial EXPOLUX trade show scheduled to be held on April 22-26 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in an effort to help Taiwanese companies expand business opportunities. MarketWire

Analyst Tells CNBC LiveDeal, Inc. Among Most Shorted NASDAQ Stocks While Another Buys Citing Extremely Oversold
LiveDeal (NASDAQ: LIVE) is among the most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq and as the short interest continues to rise, it certainly explains the company's strong slide from a high of $11.94 on February 14, 2014, to its current price of $4.37. LiveDeal, which operates www.livedeal MarketWire

American Megatrends Partners With Envoy Data to Extend Presence in Data Storage Marketplace
American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) today announced a strategic partnership with Envoy Data Corporation, a distributor of leading IT solutions, to offer the full suite of StorTrends hybrid, full flash and spinning disk storage products and services to resellers throughout North America. MarketWire

Ubiquity Announces Plans to Acquire Monkeybars, Inc.
Irvine-based Ubiquity Corp. (OTCQB: UBIQ) today announced that it has entered into a non-binding letter-of-intent to acquire Monkeybars, Inc., an online marketplace for musical artists to utilize social networking tools to increase their audience, sales and create new revenue streams. MarketWire

A Minute of Video Is Worth 1.8 Million Words, According to Forrester Research
The numbers are in and they confirm that video is exponentially more powerful than the written word. According to Forrester Research's Dr. James McQuivey, "a minute of video is worth 1.8 million words." Video affiliate Platform Company is heralding Forrester's finding as the dawn of a new era for video affiliate marketing online. MarketWire

Itronics Announces GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer for Lawns, Plants and Berries Now Available on
Itronics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITRO), a growing and diversified fertilizer, silver and minerals producer, today announced that it has begun to sell its popular GOLD'nGRO 20-1-7 +3 Sulfur Valu-Pak Liquid Fertilizer Concentrate for lawns and plants at ( MarketWire

Sage Empowers Channel Partners to Excel as Business Advisors
Sage North America today announced enhancements to its channel partner programs, designed to offer business partners more effective ways to work strategically and advise their customers MarketWire

Highwoods Properties 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to Be Held May 30
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) today announced that its 2014 annual meeting of stockholders will be held on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, in Suite 201 of the Company's Smoketree Tower building, which is located at 3100 Smoketree Court in Raleigh, NC MarketWire

VitalSmarts Releases Virtual Training for Crucial Conversations(TM)
VitalSmarts, an innovator in corporate training and leadership development, today announced its award-winning Crucial Conversations™ classroom course is now available online via live, synchronous learning. MarketWire

AIMS Innovation : AIMS monitoring solution for Microsoft BizTalk Now Available for Private Cloud
Oslo, Norway. - April 17, 2014 - AIMS Innovation today announced a product enhancement to their award-winning BizTalk monitoring solution - AIMS for BizTalk.Customers now have the option to install AIMS for BizTalk within their own private cloud GlobeNewswire

Masimo to Report First Quarter 2014 Financial Results After Market Close on Wednesday, April 30
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2014, after the market closes on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. The conference call to review the results will begin at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) and will be hosted by Joe Kiani, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mark P MarketWire

Nuvilex, Inc. Could Obtain FDA Accelerated Approval After Phase 2b Clinical Trial
Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX) has once again delivered a major announcement as it advances its pancreatic cancer treatment toward late phase clinical trials. Nuvilex continues to put forth what is turning into a well thought out game plan for the future of treating advanced pancreatic cancer MarketWire

Prettie Girls Accelerate Roll-Out Into H-E-B Stores; One World Doll Project Set to Initiate Sales Activation
One World Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OWOO) ("One World") announced today that its subsidiary, The One World Doll Project ("OWDP") and HEB Grocery Company, LP ("H-E-B") have accelerated the proposed timeline to roll-out The Prettie Girls!™ multi-cultural dolls into H-E-B stores MarketWire

TauTona Group Sells Aline HA(R) to Allergan
TauTona Group, a medical device incubator and investment fund focused on the rapid development of innovative medical products, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Aline Aesthetics has completed the sale of its Aline hyaluronic acid (HA) thread technology to Allergan, Inc. The Aline HA technology is under development for use as a dermal filler. MarketWire

Coupa Supercharges Platform Capabilities With Box
Coupa INSPIRE Conference -- Coupa Software, a leader in cloud applications for finance, today announced an integration with Box, enabling enterprises to securely manage content and collaborate around every aspect of business spending. MarketWire

Tranzbyte Invites the Public to View ZaZZZ(TM) Inside the Dixie Elixir Booth at the High Times Cannabis Cup 4/20
Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC Pink: ERBB) (PINKSHEETS: ERBB) ( is excited to join Dixie Elixirs ( in booth 11B-15 to allow the general public a chance to drop in and see American Green's ZaZZZ machine alongside the Dixie Elixir array of products MarketWire

Kleangas Energy Has Letter of Credit for Second Shipment Accepted by KGET's Bank
Kleangas Energy Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: KGET) is pleased to report that it has received its second Letter of Credit (LOC) for the shipping of the 1,000 Metric Ton and now has everything in place for processing that order. The company is now dealing with all the aspects required in order for the shipment to be completed on time. MarketWire

Coupa Partners With Global Standard for Digital Transaction Management DocuSign
Coupa INSPIRE Conference -- Coupa Software, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance, today it is partnering with DocuSign Inc. (DocuSign), The Global Standard for Digital Transaction Management™ MarketWire

Magellan Receives Post-Completion Payment for Sale of Onshore Australia Assets

Sirona Engages Torrey Hills Capital
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (OTCQX: SRBCF) (FRANKFURT: ZSB), (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of San Diego Torrey Hills Capital, Inc MarketWire

Hellbound Glory Announce: "LV" Pre-Order & Digital Release May 13th
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - HELLBOUND GLORY has announced the forthcoming digital release of "LV." The five-song collection of new material is being made available exclusively to digital retail and streaming services; available now for iTunes Pre-Order and wide digital-release on May 13th. MarketWire

Western Gas Announces First Quarter 2014 Distribution and Schedules Earnings Conference Call
Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE: WES) announced today that the board of directors of its general partner declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.625 per unit for the first quarter of 2014. This distribution represents a 4-percent increase over the prior quarter and a 16-percent increase over the first quarter of 2013 MarketWire

One Horizon Group Announces Full Year 2013 Financial Results
One Horizon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: OHGI) ("One Horizon" or the "Company"), which develops and licenses bandwidth efficient mobile voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP") platform for smart phones, announced, on April 15, 2014, financial results for the twelve months ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

ENSERVCO Promotes Rick Kasch to CEO
ENSERVCO Corporation (NYSE MKT: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today announced Rick Kasch has been promoted to chief executive officer. Kasch assumes the position from Mike Herman, ENSERVCO's founder and largest shareholder, who will continue in his role as chairman. MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Dynamic Materials Corporation (DMC) (NASDAQ: BOOM), will announce its first quarter financial results after the stock market closes on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Following the earnings release, executive management will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast. MarketWire

Surna Appoints Veteran Public Company CFO Douglas McKinnon to EVP & CFO
Surna Inc. (OTCQB: SRNA), a company that develops, acquires, produces and sells equipment for the legal marijuana industry with a focus on disruptive technology, today announced it has appointed Douglas McKinnon to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

Pan Global, Corp. Provides Part E of Shareholders Analysis Series -- Project Badyar Annual Revenues Forecasted to Be Approximately $1.95 Million USD for 35 Years
Pan Global, Corp. (OTCQB: PGLO) (the "Company") today announces the 5th and final part of a five-part series of press releases intended to provide its current and prospective shareholders with an analysis of the Company's opportunity in India's green energy industry, plus additional details about Project Badyar, a 5 MarketWire

Cypress Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced its first-quarter 2014 results, which included the remarks below from its president and CEO, T.J. Rodgers. Highlights for the quarter included: MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. to Exhibit and Speak at the PATINS Tech Expo in Indiana
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), a leading developer of state-of-the-art interactive music products, announced today it will be exhibiting at the PATINS Tech Expo, April 17, 2014 at the Fountains Banquet & Conference Center in Carmel, Indiana. MarketWire

Webxu Signs Strategic Partnership and Letter of Intent to Acquire The Skyline Agency
Webxu, Inc. (OTC Pink: WBXU) (PINKSHEETS: WBXU) announced today that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement and Letter of Intent to acquire The Skyline Agency ("Skyline"), a full scale boutique agency providing a holistic approach to channel and brand marketing. MarketWire

Beneficial Holdings Closes Green Econometrics Acquisition
Beneficial Holdings Inc. (OTC Pink: BFHJ) (PINKSHEETS: BFHJ) today announced that its Energy Management Subsidiary, BFHJ Energy Solutions, LLC, completed its previously-announced acquisition of Green Econometrics. MarketWire

Toronto Public Library Chooses ForgeRock to Support Next-Generation Authentication Services
ForgeRock Inc., the leading open platform provider of identity relationship management (IRM) solutions, today announced that the Toronto Public Library (TPL) has selected the company to enable its strategic initiative to build out next-generation online services with ForgeRock's Open Identity Stack (OIS) MarketWire

Seacoast Commerce Bank Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Seacoast Commerce Bank (OTCQB: SCCB) today announced its unaudited results of operations for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the first quarter the Bank reported net income of $2 million, which was $1.75 million, or 702% higher than 2013 first quarter net income of $250 thousand. This was the bank's 15th consecutive quarterly profit. MarketWire

SolidFire Is Now Verified for Citrix Ready VDI Capacity Program
SolidFire, the leader in all-flash storage systems built for the Next Generation Data Center, today announced that its scale-out storage platform has been verified as part of the Citrix Ready® VDI Capacity Program Verified for Citrix XenDesktop® MarketWire

ZyXEL Business Networking and Broadband Solutions Are Secure From Heartbleed Bug
ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access, connected home and routing products, today reported that ZyXEL products ranging from business products to DSL CPEs are not affected by the Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability. MarketWire

Dallas County Hospital District Police Deploying With 100 AXON Flex Body-Worn Video Cameras, a business unit of TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple orders of AXON body-worn video cameras and as the backend data management system. These orders were received in the second quarter and are expected to ship in the second quarter of 2014. MarketWire

Cephas Enters Bitcoin Peer to Peer Lending Business
Cephas Holding Corp (PINKSHEETS: CEHC) today announced that it has entered into the bitcoin peer to peer lending business. MarketWire

Coupa Software Unveils New Inventory Application and Release 11 With More Than Sixty New Enhancements Focused on Driving Measurable Customer Success
Coupa INSPIRE Conference -- Coupa Software, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance today announced a new additional application to its product suite: Coupa Inventory. The company also announced a new release of its SaaS solution, Coupa 11 MarketWire

CTX Virtual Technologies, Inc. Receives Approval for the Establishment of Wholly-Foreign Owned Enterprise
CTX Virtual Technologies, Inc MarketWire

BioNeutral Announces Major Sales Milestone Achievement
BioNeutral Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BONU) (OTCQB: BONU), today announced that Quip Laboratories (Quip) has made great strides in the ever important product launch process of BioNeutral products for the market segments of laboratory animal research and biomedical research. MarketWire

Miller Energy Holds Annual Shareholders Meeting
Miller Energy Resources, Inc MarketWire

Horizon Pharma Announces the Appointment of H. Thomas Watkins to Its Board of Directors
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced the appointment of H. Thomas Watkins, former director, president and chief executive officer of Human Genome Sciences, to its board of directors. Additionally, Jean-François Formela, M.D. has resigned from the Horizon board of directors. MarketWire

AudioEye Partners With Strategic Small Business, eTRANSERVICES, for Competitive Advantage in Federal Government Marketplace
AudioEye, Inc. (OTCQB: AEYE) has formed a partnership with eTRANSERVICES as part of a strategic sales effort to capture contract awards and strengthen the Company's competitive advantage within the federal government marketplace. As a small business, eTRANSERVICES offers real-time, 'boots on the ground' information and very strong relationships with several key federal agencies MarketWire

Harsh Winter Weather Takes Bite Out of CSX Railway Profits in First-Quarter 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Citing an exceptionally harsh winter, U.S. railway company CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) (Jacksonville, Florida) said its first-quarter net earnings fell nearly 15% to $398 million from the same quarter last year. Industrial Info is tracking $3.6 billion in CSX projects. MarketWire

Georgia's $14 Million Bioscience Training Center an Offshoot of Baxter's $1 Billion Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- It was a definite win for Georgia's burgeoning bioscience sector when Baxter International Corporation (NYSE:BAX) (Deerfield, Illinois) decided to invest $1 billion to construct a 1 million-square-foot plasma fractionation facility with purification and fill/finish suites in Covington, Georgia MarketWire

Cypress Announces Five New Touchscreen Wins in Huawei Smartphones
Huawei, one of the world's leading mobile device makers, has designed TrueTouch® Gen4 capacitive touchscreen controllers from Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) into five of its newest smartphones. The TrueTouch controllers drive the touchscreen interface on Huawei's economical new Honor 3X and 3C smartphones, as well as on its Ascend G716, G730, and G740 smartphone models MarketWire

Washington Slashes Budget for Small Business Administration
The following is a statement by the American Small Business League: President Obama and Congress have slashed the budget for the Small Business Administration (SBA) more than any other federal agency. Over the last two years the SBA's budget has been cut by over 25%. In 2011/2012 the SBA operating budget was $985 million MarketWire

GoHealth Provides Clarity and Coverage Options to Bridge the Gap Between Open Enrollment Periods
New rules for enrolling in health coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) go into effect with the recent completion of the national open enrollment period MarketWire

Verso to Report First Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on May 7
Verso Paper Corp. (NYSE: VRS) today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, in a news release before the market opens on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Also on May 7, management will host a conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss the first quarter results. MarketWire

Locus Recognized as a Top SaaS Provider in Green Quadrant EH&S Software Report by Independent Analyst Firm Verdantix
Locus Technologies (Locus), the leader in cloud-based environmental compliance and information management software, has been recognized as one of the top 13 global environmental health and safety (EH&S) management software suppliers in the report "Green Quadrant® EH&S Software, April 2014 MarketWire

Super 8 Offers Race Fans Chance at Ultimate Road Trip
Celebrating its continuing role as the official hotel partner of Richard Petty Motorsports and the No MarketWire

BroadSoft Announces Participation at the Jefferies Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that Jim Tholen, its Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Jefferies Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in Miami on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 with a presentation at 10:30 a.m. EDT. MarketWire

BroadSoft to Announce Q1 Fiscal Results on May 5, 2014
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) announced today that it will report financial results for the first quarter 2014 before market open on Monday, May 5, 2014. BroadSoft will hold a conference call on May 5, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Company's first quarter results. MarketWire

Gaming Experts to Join ATIG Board of Directors
To continue to strategically define and lead the Internet Gaming industry, ATIG (PINKSHEETS: ATIG) adds a gaming executive and a noted gaming industry scholar to its Board of Directors. Effective May 1, 2014, ATIG announces the following appointments: MarketWire

Brandimage Wins Five Awards in the 2014 GDUSA American Package Design Competition
Brandimage, a leading global consultancy of brand equity architects and designers of brand meaning who create brands that drive brand performance, announced that its Chicago office has been honored by GDUSA (Graphic Design USA) with five 2014 American Package Design Awards recognizing outstanding new work and design excellence. MarketWire

SpringCM Raises $18 Million as Enterprise Demand for Content Cloud Services Takes Off
SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that it has received $18 million in funding from existing investors including Foundation Capital as well as new financial partners including Square 1 Bank and Fort Worth, TX-based Goff Capital MarketWire

Anord Critical Power Expands U.S. Project Team
Anord Critical Power, Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of Ireland-based Anord, a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Kris Morgheim as the company's new Project Manager MarketWire

All voting items adopted at Ziggo's annual general meeting
Today, Ziggo N.V. 's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders has taken place. All voting items were adopted, including the adoption of the annual accounts 2013 and the dividend proposal. GlobeNewswire

Nokia Announces Product Advisory for AC-300 Charger for the Lumia 2520 tablet in select European countries
Espoo, Finland - Nokia today announced a product advisory for the European and UK variant of the AC-300 charger, which is used exclusively with the Lumia 2520 tablet. Consumers in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Switzerland and UK are strongly advised to suspend use of the charger until further notice GlobeNewswire

KONE secures maintenance contract extension for Heathrow Airport elevators, escalators and autowalks
KONE Corporation, press release, April 17, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Eyefi Connects Digital Cameras to the Power of the Cloud
Eyefi (, the global leader in digital camera connectivity, today unveiled Eyefi Cloud, a private photo-centric cloud service that makes newly captured photos instantly available on a smartphone, tablet, PC or smart TV MarketWire

Talvivaara's 2013 financial results to be published on 30 April 2014
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc17 April 2014 GlobeNewswire

Children who cook eat more greens, Nestlé study reveals
Nestlé S.A. /Children who cook eat more greens, Nestlé study reveals. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Supporting Programme of the 20th Modern Bakery Moscow -- in Focus -- the Future of the Russian Bakery and Confectionery Industry
20 Years of Modern Bakery Moscow -- Anniversary Exhibition With Plenty of Highlights April 23-26, 2014 Expocentre Moscow Bakery of the 21st Century in Focus New Trends of the Complete Industry The countdown is on and there is not much time to the 20th Modern Bakery Moscow -- the leading trade fair for the Russian bakery and confectionery market MarketWire

Results From Extraordinary General Meeting
Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE) advises that an Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders was held at 10.00 am today (Melbourne time). MarketWire

Shoutlet Sweetens Cloetta's Social Presence
Shoutlet, the leading independent cloud-based social marketing platform, today announced that Cloetta AB, the pioneering European confectionary brand, has chosen Shoutlet's platform to manage its online communities in a way that will help Cloetta better understand its customer data and evangelise its brand through social MarketWire

Orange, Panasonic, and Verisure Address Growing Smart Home Services Market and New Monetization Strategies
International research firm Parks Associates finds increased penetration of broadband solutions has greatly impacted the market demand for smart home solutions, as there will be nearly 720 million broadband households worldwide in 2014, with 137 million in Western Europe and 57 million in Eastern/Central Europe. MarketWire

Truli Media Library Surpasses Over 2,000 Hours of Domestic and International Programming Content
Truli Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: TRLI), parent company of, a global, faith and family friendly media content platform and social community hub, today announced that they have surpassed over 2,000 hours of programming content on MarketWire

TGS Annual Report 2013
ASKER, NORWAY (17 April 2014) - Please find attached the TGS Annual Report 2013. The report can be downloaded from and GlobeNewswire

Financial statements 2013 of Schiphol Nederland B.V. released
Schiphol, April 17, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Rezidor's Q1 2014 Financial Report & Webcast
The Rezidor Hotel Group will release their Financial Report Q1 2014 on Thursday, 24th April 2014, 7:30 CET. On the same day at 9:00 CET the group will hold a webcast hosted by Wolfgang M. Neumann, President & CEO, and Knut Kleiven, Deputy President & CFO. GlobeNewswire

Rapala VMC CorporationInterim reportApril 17, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Imtech to divest ICT division
Royal Imtech announces its intention to divest its ICT division and takes a further step in the previously announced debt reduction program.As announced on March 18th, 2014, Imtech continues to be focussed on achieving a long term sustainable capital structure and is committed to reduce indebtedness by at least 400 million euro GlobeNewswire

TGS Q1 2014 Webcast and Teleconference
ASKER, NORWAY (17 April 2014) - TGS will publish its Q1 2014 results at approximately 08:00 Central European time on 24 April 2014. At the same time, a recorded presentation with audio by CEO Robert Hobbs and CFO Kristian Johansen will be made available at GlobeNewswire

Heijmans: key resolutions of the General Meeting of Shareholders
The Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) of Heijmans N.V. was held on Wednesday 16 April 2014 in Rosmalen, the Netherlands. The key resolutions are as follows: GlobeNewswire

Publicis Groupe: Q1 2014 Revenue

9.1 Million U.S. Residential Properties Seriously Underwater in First Quarter, Lowest Level in Two Years
RealtyTrac® (, the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report for the first quarter of 2014, which shows that 9.1 million U.S MarketWire

GSK2586184 met primary endpoint in Phase 2a psoriasis study
Mechelen, Belgium; 17 April 2014 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that GSK provided Galapagos with the following information: GlobeNewswire

Valartis Group AG invites its Shareholders to the 2014 Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting
Valartis Group AG /Valartis Group AG invites its Shareholders to the 2014 Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

AkzoNobel publishes Q1 2014 results
April 17, 2014  GlobeNewswire

Actelion announces first quarter 2014 financial results
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion announces first quarter 2014 financial results. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BB Biotech: Solid fundamental progress in the first quarter 2014
BB BIOTECH AG /BB Biotech: Solid fundamental progress in the first quarter 2014 . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BFC Financial Corporation's Subsidiary, BBX Capital Corporation, Files Its Corporate Overview
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - April 16, 2014) - BFC Financial Corporation (OTCQB: BFCF) announced today that its subsidiary, BBX Capital Corporation ("BBX Capital") (NYSE: BBX), has filed a Form 8-K containing a Corporate Overview of BBX Capital with the Securities and Exchange Commission. MarketWire

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