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Nokia expects the sale of substantially all of its Devices & Services business to Microsoft to close on April 25, 2014
Nokia CorporationStock exchange releaseApril 21, 2014 at 16.55 (CET +1)Espoo, Finland - Nokia today announced that it expects the transaction whereby the company will sell substantially all of its Devices & Services business to Microsoft to close on April 25, 2014. The transaction is now subject only to certain customary closing conditions. GlobeNewswire

New WinZip(R) Mac 3 Simplifies Cloud Sharing and Privacy Protection
Editor's Note: There are three photos associated with this release. MarketWire

Give Mom Honolulu Cookie Company's Tropical Shortbread Cookies
HONOLULU, HI--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - This Mother's Day, put Spring in Mom's step and a bloom in her cheek with Honolulu Cookie Company's new Spring Collection of Flower-shape gourmet shortbread cookies. With natural Island flavors in very buttery, crunchy bite, the cookies are baked daily in Honolulu and hand placed in gift packaging of sunny citron and coral hues MarketWire

Introducing Crabtree & Evelyn Pear and Pink Magnolia Bath and Body Collection, Launching April 21st 2014
WOODSTOCK, CT--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Be enticed by the new bath and body collection infused with a fruity floral fragrance that perfectly creates the aromatic impression of pear and magnolia. Let the scent of delicious fruits and delicate flowers linger beautifully on the skin. MarketWire

Quality Is Key for Swinerton's Mark Hallock
Swinerton Builders recently chose Mark Hallock to lead quality efforts for the company's expansive northern region, which includes offices in Seattle, Portland, Sacramento, San Francisco, and Santa Clara MarketWire

Kirk Wickersham Professional Real Estate System Now Available for Average Consumer
The average person buys two homes throughout their entire life. The process of buying and selling a home is a gigantic undertaking, with many different legal and financial issues -- each of which must be handled correctly and within a specific timeframe MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences Comments on U.S. Appeals Court Order
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, announced that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit today issued a stay for the preliminary injunction that was ordered on April 11 to limit the sale of Medtronic's CoreValve system in the United States MarketWire

AltiGen Communications, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, will announce its Second quarter fiscal year 2014 financial results after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the results at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. ET). MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino Promotes Duncan Firth to Executive Chef
Barona Resort & Casino announced today that Chef de Cuisine Duncan Firth has been promoted and will now serve as the Executive Chef at San Diego's leading gaming resort destination. MarketWire

SDIC is Expanding Its Global Automotive Footprint With the Acquisition of a US-Based Fuel Systems Manufacturer
ABC Group Inc., a Toronto based global automotive parts manufacturing company, has sold 100% of its fuel subsidiary, ABC Group Fuel Systems Inc., located in Gallatin, Tennessee, to Rongshi International Holding Company Ltd. which is owned by a state-owned investment holding company, SDIC for an undisclosed amount. MarketWire

Coast National Bank - Termination of Consent Order by Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Coast National Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Coast Bancorp (OTCBB: CTBP), today announced it has received the official effective Order Terminating the Consent Order entered into by the bank's Board of Directors on February 9, 2011 and issued by the Comptroller of the Currency of the United States of America and terminated on April 9, 2014. MarketWire

Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund Announces Record Date for Rights Offering
Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund (NYSE MKT: CFP) (the "Fund") announced today that it has fixed the close of business on May 1, 2014 as the record date for determination of shareholders entitled to participate in the Fund's 1-for-3 rights offering. Each shareholder will receive one non-transferable right for each share of the Fund held as of the record date MarketWire

Meritage Reports First Quarter 2014 Results Continued Sales and Earnings Growth
Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (OTCQX: MHGU), one of the nation's premier restaurant operators, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 30, 2014. MarketWire

Sonor Investments Limited Reports Financial Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2013 and Three Months Ended March 31, 2014
Sonor Investments Limited (TSX VENTURE: SNI.PR.A) today reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013 and the three months ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Uranium Hunter Corporation Announces Proposed Revenue for Minas Core Mining Inc.
Uranium Hunter Corporation ("The Company") (OTC Pink: URHN) (PINKSHEETS: URHN) is pleased to announce that in conjunction with the press release posted this morning, and previous discussions and collaboration with the president of Minas Core Mining Inc., the Company can confidently project first year revenue at between $5.5 - $6.0 Million USD MarketWire

BERNINA of America Loaned Brooklyn Craft Company Sewing Machines
BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce an exclusive sponsorship with Brooklyn Craft Company and has loaned the organization 20 BERNINA 215 (B 215) sewing machines for sewists to use in its New York sewing lab MarketWire

AMD to Host Core Innovation Update News Conference
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will host the "AMD Core Innovation Update" news conference in San Francisco on May 5, commencing at 9:00 a.m. PDT. MarketWire

Brookfield Canada Office Properties Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Brookfield Canada Office Properties (TSX: BOX.UN) (NYSE: BOXC), a Canadian REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust), today announced that net income for the three months ended March 31, 2014 was $42.1 million or $0.45 per unit, compared to $46.5 million or $0.50 per unit during the same period in 2013. Included in net income for the three months ended March 31, 2014 was a fair value gain of $2 MarketWire

Galantis Share "You (Tiesto vs Twoloud Remix)"; Announce You Remix Package; On Tour, Tickets On Sale Now; Self-Titled EP Out Now
Following their triumphant live debut at Coachella and the release of their self-titled debut EP on Big Beat Records, Galantis have announced they will release a remix package for "You" on May 26th and have shared a remix by legendary DJ Tiësto from the package. Listen to "You (Tiësto vs Twoloud Remix)" where it premiered on Life + Times and here MarketWire

Rohde & Schwarz Hosts the LXI Conference in Singapore
Rohde & Schwarz will host the LXI Conference on Wednesday, May 21st at its new Asian facility in Singapore. Both the LXI Consortium and the IVI Foundation will co-sponsor the event. The conference will educate attendees on the LXI and IVI standards and their applications for test engineering professionals MarketWire

New Ametherm NTC Chip Thermistors for High-Accuracy Temperature Measurement Offer R25 From 100 Ohms to 500 Kilohms
Ametherm today introduced new NTC chip thermistors for high-accuracy temperature measurement. Recently acquired from Measurement Specialties, the devices are available in a wide range of resistance values, with precision tolerances to 1 % and fast thermal response times. MarketWire

GMAC Debuts First Dedicated Integrated Reasoning Prep Tool
With the introduction today of The Official GMAT® Integrated Reasoning Prep Tool, students will now have access to a powerful web-based resource in their preparation for the only standardized test designed expressly for graduate business and management programs worldwide. MarketWire

Pericom Semiconductor to Announce Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Results on April 29, 2014
Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEM), a worldwide supplier of high performance connectivity and timing solutions, will announce its fiscal third quarter 2014 results after market close on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. MarketWire

Inaugural Four Winds Invitational 5K Run and Fitness Walk to Be Held on Sunday June 15
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians and its Four Winds® casinos, are pleased to announce a new 5K Run and Fitness Walk that will kick-off a week of festivities leading up to the 2014 Four Winds Invitational. The inaugural Four Winds Invitational 5K Run and Fitness Walk will be held at Blackthorn Golf Club on Sunday, June 15 MarketWire

Dow Jones Foundation Grant Supports ONA Networking for Digital Media Leaders
The Online News Association, the world's largest membership organization of digital journalists, today announced a grant from the Dow Jones Foundation to support a series of unique networking events for digital media leaders. MarketWire

Vapor Hub International Inc. Retracts Statement Made in Press Release Dated April 11, 2014
Vapor Hub International Inc. (OTCQB: VHUB) ("Vapor Hub" or "VHUB" or the "Company") today announced that due to an editing error in an earlier press release dated April 11, 2014, a statement was attributed to Ron Chavers, President of California Vapor, that Mr. Chavers did not make MarketWire

Ghostery, Inc. Launches Marketing Cloud Management for Enterprise
Evidon Re-Brands as Ghostery, Inc. Ghostery's New Product Suite Empowers Enterprise Marketing Cloud Management Evidon, the leader in online transparency, announced today that it has changed its name to Ghostery, Inc. For more than four years, Ghostery has powered multi-platform transparency tools for consumers MarketWire

Perceptron Schedules Third-Quarter FY2014 Conference Call/Webcast for May 7
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) will hold its conference call/webcast to discuss fiscal year 2014 third-quarter financial results on Wednesday, May 7, at 10:00 AM (ET). Perceptron plans to release financial results for the third quarter after the market closes on Tuesday, May 6. MarketWire

Groupe Athena, Inc. Posts Strong 3rd Quarter Results in Line With Record Annual Pace
Groupe Athena, Inc. (OTC Pink: GATA) (PINKSHEETS: GATA) announced today revenues of $14,471,625 for the period ending March 31, 2014, an increase of $1,093,173 over the same period in 2013. Gross earnings before depreciation, amortization and taxes were $2,384,395 and net income was $1,438,956 or $.031 per share. MarketWire

Mi-Corporation Announces Three New Enterprise Mobility Software Products

Advocate Health Care Ranked Again Among Nation's Top 5 Largest Health Systems
DOWNERS GROVE, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Advocate Health Care is being recognized as one of the country's leading health systems for a 5th time -- one of only two systems in the nation with this distinction. Truven Health Analytics announced its list of the 15 Top Health Systems today. The winners are listed in large, medium and small categories MarketWire

Horace Mann Rallies #TeachItForward Movement to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week
SPRINGFIELD, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Horace Mann encourages you to join its #TeachItForward movement during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 5-9. Similar to the good deed campaign "Pay It Forward," Horace Mann will be thanking those who #TeachItForward every day. MarketWire

Verengo Inc. Celebrates Earth Day
TORRANCE, CA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Verengo Inc., the nation's leading solar specialist, will help celebrate Earth Day this year by taking part in over 10 events in three states.      MarketWire

Chemetall Will Be Exhibiting and Presenting at the TCI Powder Coatings Customer Appreciation Event on June 19-21, 2014 in Miami, Florida
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Chemetall will be exhibiting and presenting at the TCI Powder Coatings Customer Appreciation Event on June 19-21, 2014 at the Trump International in Miami, Florida. This is an opportunity for Chemetall and TCI to acknowledge our valued customers. MarketWire

AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellow Announced for 2014
Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is pleased to announce Gil Asakawa as the new Asian American Journalists Association-AARP Social Media Fellow in a continued partnership between the two organizations. "On behalf of AARP, I would like to thank all of the applicants that applied for the AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellowship," said Daphne Kwok, vice president of AARP MarketWire

2014 OC Fair Announces Performances by Lynyrd Skynyrd and Nickelodeon's The Fresh Beat Band in the Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre Plus More Shows in The Hangar
The OC Fair announced the only California appearance by Nickelodeon's The Fresh Beat Band on Friday, August 1 and a performance by rock legend Lynyrd Skynyrd as part of the Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2014 OC Fair. As always, concert and action sports tickets include Fair admission. Select shows are on sale April 26. MarketWire

Michael Hansen Joins Heritage Bank of Commerce to Head Corporate Finance Division
Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ: HTBK) announced today that Michael Hansen has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President and will head the Corporate Finance Division of Heritage Bank of Commerce. MarketWire

Pain Management Center of Long Island Announces Grand Opening of Port Jefferson Location
PORT JEFFERSON, NY--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Pain Management Center of Long Island (PMCLI), a division of North American Partners in Pain Management (NAPPM), today announced its Port Jefferson office, located at 635 Belle Terre Road, will open its doors to patients on Monday, April 28, 2014 MarketWire

Prolitec Appoints Merilly Hessburg V.P. of Global Customer Care
Prolitec Inc. has announced the appointment of Merilly Hessburg as Vice President, Global Customer Care for its AirQ ambient scenting and indoor air quality services. MarketWire

Lykke Li Reveals the A$AP Rocky Version of "No Rest For The Wicked"
On May 6th, Lykke Li will release I Never Learn -- the final component in the trilogy consisting of 2011's Wounded Rhymes and her 2008 debut with Youth Novels -- on LL Recordings/Atlantic Records. Following the announcement of this highly anticipated album, Lykke has unveiled multiple tracks including "Love Me Like I'm Not Made Of Stone," "No Rest For The Wicked," and "Gunshot MarketWire

Oncologix Posts Solid Revenue Growth and Continued Financial Improvements
Oncologix Tech Inc. (OTCQB: OCLG), a medical device and healthcare service holding company announced today its Second Quarter and YTD Fiscal 2014 results. MarketWire

Presidio Residential Capital Funds Six New Home Communities in California's San Joaquin Valley
Presidio Residential Capital, working with Visalia-based development company San Joaquin Valley Homes, is investing $23 million to build five new communities in California's San Joaquin Valley. The developments will add 732 new homes to the rapidly expanding housing market in Central California. MarketWire

Spelman College Continues the Fight Against Sexual Assault of Women by Supporting Denim Day April 23
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Approximately, one in five young women will be sexually assaulted while in college, according to the U.S. Department of Justice MarketWire

Pepper Grinder Pub Burger Returns to Culver's Menu
Pepper Grinder Pub Burger Brings Unique, Zesty Flavor to Culver's Restaurants MarketWire

Lovin' Scoopful Ice Cream Opens Nominations for 4th Annual Lovin' Awards Recognizing Young Visionaries
SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Lovin' Scoopful, a premium ice cream company founded by Maria Shriver, Tim Shriver and partners, to benefit Special Olympics and other nonprofits that help empower the human spirit, is opening nominations for its 4th annual Lovin' Award MarketWire

UPDATE: Coldplay Announce Giorgio Moroder Remix of "Midnight"
Coldplay have today announced that "Midnight" -- one of the songs from their upcoming new album Ghost Stories -- has been remixed by Giorgio Moroder. The legendary Italian electronic music pioneer's reworking is available to download now from MarketWire

Edge Legal Marketing Recognized in 2014 Best of The National Law Journal Readers Rankings
Edge Legal Marketing, a Minneapolis-based marketing and public relations firm serving the needs of companies targeting the legal market, today announced that the company is listed among the best firms in the United States by The National Law Journal Readers Rankings in the Legal Marketing & Branding category. MarketWire

Hydrogen Group Expands Houston Office, Adds Technology Practice
Hydrogen Group, a global specialist recruitment firm, recently added a technology practice to its Houston-based North American headquarters that will focus on SAP, big data and data analytics roles to respond to growing market demand in those areas. The company excels at locating hard-to-find, highly skilled professionals for contract and permanent placements. MarketWire

Judicial Watch Sues HHS for Records on Obamacare Transactions
Judicial Watch announced today that on March 27, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to obtain records regarding the testing and oversight of the Obama administration's error-filled "834" reporting forms (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (No. 1:14-cv-00511)). MarketWire

Natural Systems Utilities Receives Awards From the Division of Public Safety, State of New Jersey
Natural Systems Utilities is pleased to announce that they are the proud recipients of 4 awards from the NJ Governor's Occupational Safety & Health Award Program. MarketWire

A Quick and Easy Weeknight Meal
(Family Features) Now that winter is behind us and schedules are beginning to fill up, the best kind of weeknight meal is a quick, easy and delicious one. MarketWire

First Advantage Executive to Discuss the Role of HR Leaders at 2014 HRO Today Forum
WHO:Michael Pilnick, executive vice president, head of Human Resources for First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of background screening analytics and identity solutions WHAT:Will share industry insight as a panelist during the "Chief HR Officer Roundtable" session at the 2014 HRO Today Forum MarketWire

Celebrate a Sweet Cinco de Mayo
(Family Features) Cinco de Mayo is, officially, a holiday celebrating Mexico's victory over France in the 1862 Battle of Puebla. In the U.S., where it is actually celebrated with more gusto than in its native country, the holiday has become a celebration of Mexican heritage and culture. MarketWire

A Fun Fiesta Feast for Cinco de Mayo
(Family Features) Cinco de Mayo is one flavorful fiesta and while it may land on a Monday this year, that doesn't mean you can't have some fun. MarketWire

Randall Kostick Appointed President of Zephyr Real Estate
After more than 35 years as President of Zephyr Real Estate, Bill Drypolcher has decided to change his participation in daily operations. Bill remains the majority shareholder in the company and will continue to be involved in long term planning and strategy. Randall Kostick, currently the company's Chief Operating Officer, will assume the role of President. MarketWire

TAB Bank Closes $2.5 Million Credit Facility With a Direct Mail and Print Company in California
TAB Bank is pleased to announce it has provided a $2.5 million credit facility for a direct mail and print company located in California. The company deploys and integrates the latest imaging equipment and personalization solutions available to enhance their customers' direct mail and printing needs MarketWire

NEEBC Trade Show Features Diversity Expert Mary-Frances Winters and Benefits Professional Robert Kennedy
WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - The New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) announces its Annual Benefits Fair and Trade Show "The Benefits of Engagement: Connecting with Your Diverse Workforce." The organization's signature event will provide a series of dynamic and inspiring speakers who will discuss the many forms of diversity in the workforce MarketWire

Interactive Day San Diego 2014 Announces Speaker Line Up, Professional Certification Program, Start-Up Competition
Before the first Tweet, the first Pin, or the first photo Instragram-ed, there was Interactive Day San Diego. Now, after a decade of bringing the world's digital thought leaders together in Southern California, IDSD, the West Coast's Must-Attend Digital Marketing Event, has finalized its largest conference program ever for 2014, including its first ever-professional certification program. MarketWire

Schools Across the Country Celebrate Every Kid Healthy Week
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - This week, more than 400 schools in 27 states across the country will celebrate Every Kid Healthy™ Week (April 21-25) with programs and events that demonstrate their commitment to students' health, wellness and academic achievement. MarketWire

FiAir to Exhibit at the National Hardware Show
FiAir™ LLC will showcase its award-winning FiAir Blower for the first time at the National Hardware Show, Las Vegas Convention Center, May 6-8. Attendees are encouraged to stop by booth #TG 138 in the Outdoors, Tailgate & Recreation Area for a demonstration MarketWire

Universal Bioenergy Announces Plans to Expand Company and Build Major Independent Energy Company
Universal Bioenergy Inc., (OTCQB: UBRG), a publicly traded independent diversified energy company that markets and distributes natural gas, petroleum, coal and electricity, announced it is planning to continue its efforts to build a major diversified next generation energy company MarketWire

Endurance Specialty Holdings Reiterates Strategic Logic and Significant Premium in Acquisition of Aspen Insurance
PEMBROKE, Bermuda, April 21, 2014 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: ENH) today said that the vehement refusal of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE: AHL) to consider its $3.2 billion proposal continues to deny its shareholders the ability to receive a highly attractive premium and an ongoing stake in a global industry leader. GlobeNewswire

Coldplay Announce Giorgio Moroder Remix of "Midnight"
Coldplay have today announced that "Midnight" -- one of the songs from their upcoming new album Ghost Stories -- has been remixed by Giorgio Moroder. The legendary Italian electronic music pioneer's reworking is available to download now, exclusively from MarketWire

HandHeld Hospitality CEO Elmer Coppoolse to Speak During Two Sessions of the Mobile Hospitality and Retail Summit in Orlando Florida on Tuesday April 22
HandHeld Hospitality™, LLC, a leader in mobile hospitality technology, announced today that its CEO Elmer Coppoolse, will speak during two sessions at the second annual Mobile Hospitality and Retail Summit (Mobile Host) on Tuesday, April 22. The conference will take place at the Sheraton Resort Lake Buena Vista in Orlando, Fla. Mr MarketWire

GreenBytes IO Offload Engine and vIO Achieve VMware Ready(TM) Status
GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of full-featured desktop virtualization storage optimization software, today announced that its IO Offload Engine and vIO virtual storage appliance have achieved VMware Ready™ status MarketWire

NAR Announces Eight Start-Ups to Enter 2014 REach Accelerator Class
REach©, an accelerator program developed by the National Association of Realtor®'s strategic investment arm, Second Century Ventures (SCV), to introduce innovative technology companies to the real estate marketplace, today announced the selection of eight companies to its 2014 class. MarketWire

Ride-Away(R) Opens New Location in New York City
HASCO Medical, Inc. (OTCQB: HASC),, parent company of Ride-Away®, a company that conducts retail and commercial sales of handicap accessible vans, parts, service and rental operations in nineteen locations from Maine to Florida and sales of medical equipment and supplies in Florida announces a new Ride-Away® Commercial Taxi location in New York City. MarketWire

Con Edison Lets Sun Shine on Iconic NYC Headquarters
Con Edison, which encourages customers to consider using the sun to generate electricity, is setting an example with the installation of a solar array at its landmark office tower in Manhattan. MarketWire

Active Kids, Bright Minds, Healthy Lives
The YMCA wants kids to keep moving this summer. MarketWire

Worldwide Signs Letter of Intent With Hydro Pharms
Worldwide Internet, Inc. (OTC Pink: WNTR) (PINKSHEETS: WNTR) ("Worldwide") announced today that the company has entered into a Letter of Intent with Hydro Pharms, LLC ( to participate with Worldwide and Green Company Holdings in The Green Fund ( MarketWire

Players Network Announces Is Live
Players Network (OTCQB: PNTV), a Digital Television, Technology and New Media company that develops, owns, and operates Branded Lifestyle Channel Destinations, announces today the successful launch of the Channel Destination from the High Time Cannabis Cub on April 20, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The WeedTv MarketWire

Kips Bay Medical Announces the First eSVS(R) Mesh Implant in Warsaw Poland
MINNEAPOLIS, April 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Manny Villafaña, Chairman and CEO of Kips Bay Medical Inc. (Nasdaq:KIPS), announced that on April 12, 2014, the first commercial implant of an eSVS Mesh was performed at the Military Institute of Medicine in Warsaw, Poland. This implant was performed under the direction of Cardiac Surgery Department Head Dr. Piotr Hendzel MD, Ph.D GlobeNewswire

CLE Conference to Cover Executive Compensation Policies and Practices With New Disclosure Rules and Other Regulatory Developments
PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) is pleased to announce its upcoming program, Executive Compensation: Strategy, Design, and Implementation, will take place on June 19-20 at Affinia Manhattan in New York, NY. MarketWire

Emaji Files Annual Report to Regain Current Status on OTC Markets
Emaji, Inc. (OTC Pink: EMJI) (PINKSHEETS: EMJI) announced today that it has completed and filed its 2013 Annual Report, which should result in the company regaining its current status on the OTC Pink Marketplace MarketWire

Ecotech Institute's Free Online Course, "Introduction to Sustainability," Changes the Way Students Approach Sustainability
Student feedback from Ecotech Institute's free online "Introduction to Sustainability" course proved the opportunity was valued by students across the globe and changed the way they approached sustainability initiatives. MarketWire

Twin Cities Teens Learn Key Money Management Skills
In February and April TopLine teamed up with YouthCARE (Youth for Cultural Appreciation and Racial Equality) of Minneapolis and St. Paul to provide a financial literacy workshop for students who participate in their Community Service Stars Employment Training Program. MarketWire

REMINDER: TMP Worldwide to Showcase Digital, Social and Mobile Expertise at Spring ERE Conference & Expo
WHO: TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, a global, tech-enabled talent acquisition company WHAT: Will serve as a silver sponsor of the 14th Annual Spring ERE Recruiting Conference & Expo and exhibit information about its software and creative solutions during the event MarketWire

REMINDER: Hogan Assessments Offers Two-Day Certification Workshop in Minneapolis
Hogan Assessment Systems, Inc., a global leader in personality assessment, research and leadership development, in conjunction with MDA Leadership, a national leadership and talent development firm, announced a two-day certification workshop for HR professionals who wish to master Hogan Assessments' comprehensive assessment suite. MarketWire

Call2Recycle Celebrates 20 Years as Environmental Recycling Program Leader; Expands Retail Recycling Partnership With RadioShack to Hawaii and Puerto Rico
ATLANTA, GA and FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Celebrating a 20-year partnership, RadioShack and Call2Recycle® announced today that the battery collection and recycling program is expanding to stores in Hawaii and Puerto Rico.  MarketWire

Uranium Hunter Corporation Commences With Funding of Minas Core Mining Inc
Uranium Hunter Corporation ("The Company") (OTC Pink: URHN) (PINKSHEETS: URHN) is pleased to announce that it has commenced the financing phase required under its agreement with Minas Core Mining Inc. regarding the Rio Petro Diamond Project in Brazil. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares to Launch the First Variable Rate Preferred ETF
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced the anticipated listing of the PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred Portfolio (VRP) on May 1, 2014, on the NYSE Arca. VRP will provide income-seeking investors efficient access to a portfolio of variable-rate preferred securities. MarketWire

Interfolio Reinvents Promotion and Tenure With World's First Online Solution
Interfolio, the leading provider of technological solutions and services for scholars, today launched the world's first online platform for promotion and tenure committees. The platform -- ByCommittee Promotion and Tenure (P&T) -- raises the efficiency, transparency, and consistency of promotion and tenure reviews to unprecedented benchmarks. MarketWire

"What Constitutes a Successful FDA Audit?" Is Topic of April 25 FSMA Friday -- Sponsored by SafetyChain Software, Featuring Dr. David Acheson and The Acheson Group Team
SAN RAFAEL, CA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - SafetyChain Software's popular FSMA Fridays series, featuring Dr. David Acheson and The Acheson Group's food safety team, will be held this Friday, April 25 at 9:00 a.m. PT MarketWire

Mantra Establishes Satellite Office in Berlin
Mantra Venture Group (OTCQB: MVTG) and its subsidiary, Mantra Energy Alternatives Ltd., have announced the establishment of a satellite office in Berlin, Germany. Through the individual and governmental contacts developed during a week of meetings in Berlin and Frankfurt, members of Mantra's management identified the office and hosted an official launch event in Berlin on April 12. MarketWire

KAR Auction Services, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2014 Earnings
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) announced today that it will be releasing its first quarter 2014 earnings on Monday, May 5, 2014. MarketWire

CGrowth Capital, Inc. Completes Final Piece to the Puzzle With Wyoming Oil Leases
CGrowth Capital, Inc. (OTC Pink: CGRA) (PINKSHEETS: CGRA) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed a Purchase and Sale Agreement ("PSA") for the remaining ~80% Working Interest in the assets and wells located on the Company's Wyoming oil leases MarketWire

Verisante Technology's CEO Thomas Braun Interviewed by The Life Sciences Report
Early detection of cancer has a profound impact on the effectiveness of medical/surgical treatments, as well as on the long-term prognoses of patients. Consequently, new technologies are evolving with the ability to detect cancers in their earliest and most treatable stages. In this interview with The Life Sciences Report, Thomas Braun, president and CEO of Verisante Technology Inc MarketWire

Dryer Vent Wizard Technicians Caution How Birds' Nests Clog Dryer Vents
According to Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW) technicians, birds' nests are frequently a source of clogged dryer vents and customer calls for service during spring and early summer months. MarketWire

REMINDER: Findly to Spotlight On-Demand Talent Technologies at Spring ERE Conference & Expo
WHO: Findly, the on-demand talent market leader and a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company WHAT: Will serve as a platinum sponsor of the 14th Annual Spring ERE Recruiting Conference & Expo and exhibit its innovative talent acquisition products and solutions during the event MarketWire

MediSwipe, Inc. Reaches For "New Highs" With Debut and Sales of MontBlunt Vaporizers at High Times Denver Cannabis Cup and 420 Weekend Rally
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - MediSwipe, Inc. ( (OTCQB: MWIP), a fully reporting company on the OTCQB, a leader in Compassionate Care Technology and indoor/outdoor agricultural solutions for the medicinal marijuana industry, today announced that the Company unveiled its MontBlunt Brand (www.montblunt MarketWire

Moovweb 5 Enables Companies to Personalize Web and Mobile Experiences
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Moovweb today announced the immediate availability of the latest version of its cloud-based platform for multi-device development and delivery. Moovweb 5 is the premier solution for enterprises to go responsive and personalize and improve upon those responsive experiences. MarketWire

InHub Launches eRFP Technology to Modernize the Request for Proposal Process for Institutional Investors
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - MarketWire

Digital Caddies Closes Financing
Digital Caddies Inc., (OTC Pink: CADY) (PINKSHEETS: CADY) a leader in on-course delivery of technology services and content to golfers, is pleased to announce the final closing of the previously announced equity funding with Paulson Investment Company Inc., a boutique investment bank specializing in small- to mid-cap technology investments, for a total of approximately $4.1M USD. MarketWire

QuickLogic to Address Always-On Power Solutions at Linley Tech Mobile Conference
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the innovator in low-power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced that its CTO, Dr. Timothy Saxe, will present "Combining Hardware Co-processing with Software to Solve the Always-on Power Problem," at the Linley Tech Mobile Conference on April 30 in Santa Clara. This two-day conference focuses on system design issues. MarketWire

Knob Creek(R) Bourbon Takes to the Air Waves With First-Ever Television Ad
Knob Creek® Bourbon, the World's #1 Selling Super Premium Bourbon, debuts its first-ever television commercial today. The new advertisement, which will air nationally throughout the year, highlights the big, full flavor of Knob Creek, as well as the brand's long-time dedication to crafting quality, pre-prohibition bourbon MarketWire

Are You Prepared for Business Survivability and Continuity Under Any Circumstances
The modern business world affords little leeway for downtime; be it a natural disaster or a technical failure, businesses can't afford an extended blackout, and this is why redundancy and survivability are essential building blocks for creating the company infrastructure MarketWire

Lam Cloud Launches 'The Domain', an Innovative Co-Working Space Located Within Its Cranbury, NJ Technology Campus
Lam Cloud, a leading New Jersey-based provider of proven Business Continuity, Workplace Recovery, Data Center and Network solutions, today announces the launch of its innovative co-working space, The Domain MarketWire

NJBEST and Franklin Templeton 529 College Savings Plans Lower Program Management Fees
The New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) and Franklin Templeton Investments have lowered the program management fees for NJBEST, the 529 college savings plan offered solely to New Jersey residents, and Franklin Templeton 529 College Savings Plan, offered to investors nationwide.(1) The program management fees have been reduced by 50 percent for NJBEST (from 0.20% to 0 MarketWire

Leading CIOs and Business Execs to Discuss Workplace Technologies of the Modern Enterprise at Appian World 2014
Transforming organizations to drive revenue and engage customers through mobile, social, cloud and data platforms is the theme of Appian World 2014, the premier gathering of business and tech leaders discussing challenges and opportunities for today's businesses. Appian will host its 6th annual users conference in Washington, D.C. from April 30 - May 2, 2014. MarketWire

Hotels Near Saratoga Springs Are off to the Races This Summer
In Saratoga Springs, summer doesn't translate to vacations, swimming or ice cream with nearly the same intensity of emotion as it does to horseracing. After all, this New York destination may be named for its mineral baths, but it's known for its legacy of thoroughbred racing MarketWire

Guitammer Retains Noble Financial Capital Markets as Financial Advisor
The Guitammer Company (OTCQB: GTMM) (OTCBB: GTMM), a leader in tactile and haptic broadcast technology and creator of the award-winning line of ButtKicker®-brand low frequency audio transducers that provide an immersive entertainment experience for audiences announced today that it has retained Noble Financial Capital Markets ("Noble") as its financial advisor. MarketWire

Intelligent Living Inc.'s (ILIV) Featured on
Intelligent Living Inc. (OTCQB: ILIV) announced today that its professional social network aimed at the Cannabis industry called was recently featured on financial news website. MarketWire

Latteno Acquires Orange County-Based Diamond Grove Delivery
Latteno Food Corp. (OTC Pink: LATF) (PINKSHEETS: LATF) is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Orange County, CA based DMND, Inc. that operates under the Diamond Grove Delivery (DGD) banner. DGD, based out of Anaheim, CA, has successfully signed up over 200 active MMJ patients with daily delivery service to various Orange County, California cities MarketWire

Alliance Creative Group (ACGX) Surpasses $3,200,000 in Revenue and Over $275,000 in Net Income for Q1 2014
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Alliance Creative Group, Inc., ( (PINKSHEETS: ACGX) is pleased to announce it has surpassed $3,200,000 in revenue and over $275,000 in Net Income for the first Quarter of 2014 ending March 31, 2014. MarketWire

OmniComm Systems(R) Announces New Release of TrialOne(R)
OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: OMCM), a leading global provider of clinical data management solutions for clinical trials, announced the general availability of TrialOne version 4.3 MarketWire

Excelsis Investments Inc. Shareholder Update
Excelsis Investments, Inc. (OTCQB: EXSL), following its recent 10K filing, released today the latest in its ongoing mission of shareholder communication updates. MarketWire

United Treatment Centers (OTC: UTRM) aka Unveils New Website and Marijuana News
United Treatment Centers (OTC Pink: UTRM) (PINKSHEETS: UTRM) aka unveiled a new website and daily video production component. The website will serve as the main portal for news regarding the marijuana industry. Daily video broadcasts will keep viewers up to date with relevant information and commentary. The show launched on 4/20 with its first news video MarketWire

Orgenesis Appoints Joseph Tenne as Chief Financial Officer
Orgenesis, Inc. (OTCQB: ORGS), a development-stage company with a novel therapeutic technology dedicated to converting a patient's own liver cells into functioning insulin-producing cells as a treatment for diabetes, has appointed Joseph Tenne as chief financial officer. MarketWire

TiVo Research Study Uncovers up to $88 Million in Lost Network Ad Revenue on Just Ten Broadcast Network Shows Alone
TiVo Research, Inc., a subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced the results of a thorough examination of timeshifted primetime TV viewing watched between four to seven days after a program's live airing (Live+4 to Live+7) MarketWire

Q Therapeutics Issues Formal Corporate Update
Q Therapeutics, Inc. ("Q"), an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, today issued a formal corporate update relating to the Company's progress on advancing its pre-clinical research and development efforts. Q's President and Chief Executive Officer, Deborah Eppstein, PhD, stated: MarketWire

SW China Imports to Acquire Loe & Associates, Medical Cannabis Collective in Washington State
SW China Imports, Inc. (OTCBB: SWCI) (OTCQB: SWCI) signed an agreement to acquire Loe & Associates, a Washington State company that owns and operates a medical cannabis collective (Townsend Herbal Collective), CEO Graciela Moreno announced today. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Projects Significant Increases in Revenues From Government Mandated Programs
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR" or the "Company") today announced that in addition to its projections that first quarter 2014 revenue from all sources is expected to be among the highest in MMR's history, the Company believes that trend will continue based on federal laws and rules including the recently updated Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) MarketWire

MAGIKA #0 Preview Premieres Exclusively on Bleeding Cool
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 happy to announce that a five-page "first look" preview of MAGIKA from GIANT-SIZE ADVENTURE #0 premiered exclusively on popular comics entertainment news website over the holiday weekend. MarketWire

MarketLive's Ken Burke to Speak at Bronto Commerce Marketing Summit
Ken Burke, founder and CEO of commerce platform company MarketLive, will speak at the 2014 Bronto Summit, held April 28-May 1 in Durham, North Carolina. Burke will provide retailers with specific tips and strategies to create meaningful customer interactions, regardless of channel -- mobile, online, tablet, etc. MarketWire

Earth Day Celebrated by Niche Group of People Passionate About the Environment
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Horizon Media, one of the largest and fastest growing media services agencies in the world, fielded its latest Finger on the Pulse® Survey in honor of Earth Day. The Finger on the Pulse® Survey uncovers insights that brands can use to stay ahead of trends and developments surrounding culture and commerce MarketWire

Moto-Meter(TM) Granted a Patent in Morocco Until 2033
World Moto, Inc. (OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE) (BERLIN: WM7) (BERLIN: A1J8SY) ("World Moto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a patent on the Moto-Meter™ technology until 2033 in Morocco MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Reports Preliminary 2014 First Quarter Production
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) (the "Company") reports preliminary production results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 of approximately 23,700 precious metal gold equivalent ounces (AuEq). Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico MarketWire Business Payments Network Momentum Continues With Addition of Leading Banks to Its Client Roster, the leading business payments network, today highlighted its accelerating leadership in the banking and payments industry, announcing deals signed with two of the top ten banks including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and three prestigious awards from NACHA, Barlow Banking Research and PYMNTS, won in the last month MarketWire

RapidFire Tools Launches HIPAA IT Compliance Tool
RapidFire Tools Inc., the world-leader in non-invasive IT assessment tools, announced today the release of its Network Detective HIPAA Compliance module, a tool enabling IT professionals to automatically prepare technical documents associated with the IT security requirements of the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). MarketWire

Following a Stellar Rebrand and a Significant Expansion in Product Offerings, Adaptive Insights Is Named a "Best Place to Work" in the Bay Area
Adaptive Insights, the worldwide leader in cloud-based business analytics solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced it was named as a Best Place to Work in the Bay Area. Adaptive Insights, with its headquarters in Palo Alto, is highly ranked for its strong growth, market leadership, and unique focus on collaboration, team development, and customer success. MarketWire

AMD Energizes "Never Settle Forever"
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a refresh of "Never Settle Forever", the popular game bundle program for AMD Radeon™ products. Starting today, the "Never Settle Forever" promotion will be available to a wider range of AMD Radeon™ graphics cards, spanning the R7 Series graphics to the ultra-enthusiast AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2 graphics card MarketWire

AudioEye and Bureau of Internet Accessibility Enter Into Partnership to Provide Accessibility Validation and Remediation Services
AudioEye Inc (OTCQB: AEYE) has formed a strategic partnership with the Bureau of Internet Accessibility ("BOIA") to provide publishers with validation and remediation services to promote fully accessible web environments according to best practices, thereby assuring compliance with the Communications & Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces Date of First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that in conjunction with the release of its first quarter 2014 earnings results before market open on Thursday, May 1, 2014, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet. MarketWire

Dealstruck Expands Lending Footprint to 40 States, Enabling Lending to More Businesses Nationwide
Dealstruck, an online crowdlending platform, today announced that the company has expanded its lending footprint from 20 states to 40 states across the US MarketWire

Wine in the Wilderness: All Aboard the Grape Train Escape
A scenic sunset journey near Sedona is the perfect setting for sipping a variety of specially-chosen vintages. On select Saturday evenings, from 5:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m., a wine gala awaits passengers aboard the Verde Canyon Railroad's Grape Train Escape MarketWire

Woodwind & Brasswind Helps Bring Music to More Than 10,000 Students During Music In Our Schools Month
Announcement Highlights: WWBW contributions helped fund music projects reaching more than 10,000 students in March 2014 Since 2007, partnership with DonorsChoose MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Continues to Invest Proceeds of Equity Capital Raises
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) (NASDAQ: OXLCP) (NASDAQ: OXLCO) announced today that, since the pricing of its most recent equity capital raise on March 11, 2014, it has funded or committed to fund investments exceeding $125 million MarketWire

Register for "World Silver Survey 2014" Audiocast
The Silver Institute will release the 24th edition of its annual publication on the global silver market, "World Silver Survey 2014," in New York City on Wednesday, May 14, at 8:30 am EDT. The Institute will provide a live audiocast of the presentation on its web site. MarketWire

Tanke Inc. Announces Record Breaking 2013 Annual Results, Record Breaking Asset Base Increase of 4,579% and Revenues Increase of 1,303%
Tanke, Incorporated (OTC Pink: TNKE) (PINKSHEETS: TNKE) (the "Company"), a diversified holding company focused on emerging technologies and "cleantech" is pleased to announce the release of 2013 annual financials for the period ending December 31st, 2013. The results show a record achievement in both the company's asset base and revenues increasing by 4,579% and 1,303% respectively. MarketWire

LockPath Hires Neil Butchart as VP Global Sales
LockPath, the leader of innovative governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced the appointment of Neil Butchart as Vice President of Global Sales. Butchart brings more than two decades of technology sales and executive leadership experience to LockPath, including international business development, channel sales and partner relations. MarketWire

FilmOn Networks Completes Acquisition of World's Largest Privately Owned Film Library
BEVERLY HILLS, CA --(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - FilmOn CEO Alki David announced the acquisition of the CineBx Library with 40 other catalogues such as that of Allied Entertainment, A1 Entertainment, Four Star, and HanVideo. Together these collections include over 10,000 films and 10,000 hours of historical television footage MarketWire

ViXS Launches UHD HEVC 4K Golden Reference Decoder Tool to Meet the Growing Demand From the Broadcast Industry
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS), a pioneer and leader in media processing solutions, today announced the availability of a Ultra High Definition(UHD) 4K Golden Reference Decoder tool to test, validate, and debug 4K UHD content and deployment plans for the broadcast industry MarketWire

SurePayroll Small Business Scorecard(R): Small Business Revenue Growth Outpacing Taxes
GLENVIEW, IL--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Tax season came and went with a bit of a silver lining for small business owners -- while taxes went up for the majority of them, revenue growth was even stronger. SurePayroll Inc MarketWire

Enviro-Serv Inc. Announces Shareholder Update Letter
Enviro-Serv Inc. (OTC Pink: EVSV) (PINKSHEETS: EVSV) Enviro-Serv Inc. (ESI) is pleased to announce its second shareholder update letter from Chairman and CEO Chris Trina. MarketWire

China Commercial Credit's Pride Lending Club Completes First Two Loan Transactions
China Commercial Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCCR), a microfinance company whose current major business is providing microcredit loans and loan guarantees to small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs), farmers and individuals in Jiangsu Province, today said that its online loan portal subsidiary, Pride Lending Club, http://www.pridelendingclub MarketWire

CH2M Hill Wins FEED Contract for Energy East Pipeline Conversion, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- CH2M Hill Incorporated (Englewood, Colorado) has won the front-end engineering design (FEED) contract for the multibillion-dollar Energy East Pipeline project, which is being developed by TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) (Calgary, Alberta) MarketWire

Digital Ally Obtains Key Admission From Utility Associates in Patent Litigation
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) ("the Company"), a leading provider of mobile digital surveillance systems for law enforcement, security, and commercial applications, today announced the following developments in its litigation against Utility Associates, Inc. ("Utility"). MarketWire

Theravance Closes Private Placement of $450 Million of 9% Non-Recourse Notes Supporting Strategic Separation Process
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) (the "Company") today announced that a subsidiary of the Company secured a $450 million private placement of 9% non-recourse PhaRMA(SM) notes. The net proceeds from this transaction are currently planned to support the initiation of a capital return strategy to the stockholders of Theravance, Inc MarketWire

MaidSafe Crowd-Sale Begins on April 22
MaidSafe (, creators of a peer-to-peer encrypted network of tokens that can decentralize nearly every aspect of the Internet, including all Web services, today announced the opening of a 30-day crowd-sale of its enabling software, Project SAFE, taking place at MarketWire

Multilateral Diplomacy Drives Initiatives of Small Island Developing States' Major Groups and Stakeholders at United Nations

Condusiv Technologies Named "Cool Vendor" by Gartner
BURBANK, CA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2014) - Condusiv™ Technologies , the leader in high-performance software optimizing technology, people and businesses, today announced that it has been recognized in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the Cool Vendors in Storage Technologies, 2014 report by Gartner, Inc. MarketWire

University of Waterloo Visits China to Strengthen Bonds With Research Partners
BEIJING, CHINA--(Marketwired - April 20, 2014) - Feridun Hamdullahpur, president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo in Canada will visit China this week to strengthen relationships with leading Chinese universities. MarketWire

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