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Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. Announces Public Offering of Common Shares
Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (NYSE: TNP), a leading crude, product and LNG tanker operator, announced today that it plans to offer 11,000,000 common shares in a public offering. Entities affiliated with the Tsakos Holdings Foundation, which is the Company's largest shareholder, have indicated their intention to purchase up to 10% of the common shares sold in the offering MarketWire

Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Adds Will Carroll to Seattle Tennant Rep Team
The Seattle branch of Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce has added Will Carroll to its roster as an associate. He will primarily conduct tenant representation in Seattle. MarketWire

Woodward Announces Declaration of Dividend
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share, payable on June 2, 2014, for stockholders of record as of May 19, 2014. MarketWire

Digimarc Declares $0.11 per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend
Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share on the outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on May 12, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 5, 2014. The aggregate amount of the quarterly dividend payment is expected to be $0.8 million. MarketWire

Kona Grill, a Modern American Grill and Sushi Bar, Today Announced the Launch of Their re[charge] Menu
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, announced the launch of their newest seasonal menu re[charge]. MarketWire

Bobbex Reports: Deer Dangers You Don't Know -- and What to Do About Them
It's hard to live in suburbia these days and be unaware of the difficulties deer can cause homeowners. They lunch on your landscape and brazenly cross busy roads at the worst possible times MarketWire

ANAV International Marketing Inc. of Alpha Network Alliance Ventures Inc. Hits 366 Member Mark, Moves to Larger Office to Facilitate Future Growth
ANAV International Marketing Philippines Inc., of Alpha Network Alliance Ventures Inc. (OTCQB: ANAV), has officially earned 366 members, growing over 200% since its soft launch in December 2013. MarketWire

Global Gaming Network, Inc. Announces Agreement With Creator of Planet X TV
Global Gaming Network, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GBGM), www.GlobalGamingNetwork.com, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the creator of Planet X TV ("Planet X") (www.planetx.tv), a major video/film producer of action sports programming MarketWire

Eleventh International Business Awards Issues Call for Entries
The Stevie® Awards today issued the call for entries for The 11th Annual International Business Awards, the world's premier business awards competition, which attracts nominations from organizations in more than 50 nations and territories each year. MarketWire

DOSarrest Releases Latest Generation DDoS Mitigation System Software
DOSarrest has just released its latest generation of proprietary backend software that incorporates an all-new customer-facing portal. This new release will enable DOSarrest to implement changes to customer configurations in seconds, enabling them to apply custom made DDoS mitigation modules extremely quickly MarketWire

American Traffic Solutions Sees Both Fleet Services and State and Local Government Solutions Growth in Q1 2014
TEMPE, AZ--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - More than 30 municipalities, counties and school districts selected or continued with American Traffic Solutions (ATS) as their partner to improve traffic safety at intersections, along speed corridors, bus lanes and around stopped school buses in the first three months of 2014 MarketWire

Advanced Disposal Appoints COO
PONTE VEDRA, FL--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - ADS Waste Holdings, Inc., operating as Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, announced today that John Spegal has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) effective April 23, 2014. He will direct company-wide operations for Advanced Disposal's footprint. MarketWire

Emerald Oil Inc. Hosting First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Emerald Oil Inc. ("Emerald" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: EOX) plans to announce its first quarter 2014 financial and operational results on Monday, May 5, 2014 after the close of trading on the NYSE MKT. The Company will host a conference call on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 9:00 a.m MarketWire

Cuban Blogger Honored for Efforts to Confront Censorship and Promote Freedom of Speech
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Yoani Sánchez, a Cuban blogger who provides an unfiltered chronicle of daily life on the communist island, will visit Chicago the week of June 9 to 13 to be honored as The Chicago Council on Global Affairs' 2014 Gus Hart Visiting Fellow MarketWire

Keek Expands U.S. Presence
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Keek Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KEK) (OTCQX: KEEKF) announces, as part of its continued global expansion the appointment of Alexandra Cameron as its Chief Executive Officer and Board Director of Keek. Cameron hails from such companies as Emmis Communications Corp., Clear Channel Communications, Inc. and MediaGroup West, Inc MarketWire

Little Pim Bridges the Language Gap for 21st Century Kids
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - More and more parents are enrolling their toddlers and preschoolers in foreign-language classes -- some even lining up for hours to score coveted spots in these programs MarketWire

Quincy Bioscience is Recognized in State Publication WisconsinBiz as a Leading Bioscience Company
MADISON, WI--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Quincy Bioscience, creators of well-known memory supplement Prevagen®, is highlighted as a successful Wisconsin based company in the 2014 edition of the WisconsinBiz. The article features Prevagen's position as the best-selling branded memory supplement in chain drug stores across the United States. MarketWire

Rackspace to Host Conference Call for First Quarter 2014 Results
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Rackspace® Hosting, Inc. (NYSE: RAX), the open cloud company, will announce its first quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, May 12, 2014 starting at 4:30 p.m. ET, 3:30 p.m. CT, 1:30 p.m. PT. MarketWire

MetaPower International, Inc. Announces Layoffs
MetaPower International, Inc. (OTC Pink: MTPR) (PINKSHEETS: MTPR) (the "Company") announces staff layoffs. Included in the layoffs are the President and CEO, Rande Bruhn and Executive Vice President of Business Development, Edwin Gibson. However, Messrs. Bruhn and Gibson will continue to serve the Company as members of its Board of Directors and Mr MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: VENUE CHANGE-Canadian Music Week Presents M.I.A. at Tattoo Queen West Saturday May 3
Canadian Music Week - MarketWire

Trade Old Technology for New at Newegg Revolve on April 26
Newegg today announced it is hosting Newegg Revolve, a special trade-in event on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. (PDT). During the event, Newegg customers can trade many types of used technology for Newegg Gift Cards and receive special promo codes, either online or in-person at the Newegg Hybrid Center in the City of Industry. Newegg Revolve (www.newegg MarketWire

Kona Grill Sets First Quarter 2014 Conference Call for Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. ET
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, will hold a conference call on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. The company will report its financial results in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

X Train Holdings Reaches Agreement to Operate Santa Fe Southern Railroad Excursion Services
X Train Holdings (OTCQB: XTRN), and Santa Fe Southern Railway, Inc., a privately held company (SFSR) have entered into a contract by which XTRN will operate the SFSR passenger and special events services between Santa Fe and Lamy New Mexico MarketWire

VizConnect Releases 10-K Filing and Letter to Shareholders
VizConnect, Inc. (OTCQB: VIZC) a publicly traded mobile marketing firm, has released its 10-K filing for year-ending Dec. 31, 2013, along with a Letter to Shareholders. Both articles are available for viewing through the company website at vizconnect.com (http://www.vizconnect.com). MarketWire

Smart Ventures Announces Contract With Texas Armoring Corporation
Smart Ventures, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMVR) (PINKSHEETS: SMVR) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a contract with Texas Armoring Corporation headquartered in San Antonio, Texas to provide sales and marketing of its armored cars in Africa and the Middle East. Smart Ventures, Inc MarketWire

Era Group Inc. Announces Q1 2014 Earnings Release Call
Era Group Inc. (NYSE: ERA) ("Era"), a leading helicopter transport operator based in the United States, today announced it will release financial results for its fiscal year 2014 first quarter after the market closes on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. In connection with the release, Era has scheduled a conference call for Wednesday, May 7, 2014, to begin at 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. CT). MarketWire

Extending Their Chart Success to an Incredible Five Decades, Air Supply Hits the #4 Breakout Position on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart With Their New Single "Desert Sea Sky"
AIR SUPPLY (www.airsupplymusic.com) has been a pop and Adult Contemporary chart phenomenon for decades, but their latest single "Desert Sea Sky" -- which extends their Billboard chart success to an incredible five decades -- is breaking ground in a fresh new genre: dance music. MarketWire

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESSA), the holding Company for ESSA Bank & Trust, a $1.58 billion asset institution providing full service retail and commercial banking, financial and investment services, today announced results for fiscal second quarter and fiscal first half, 2014. MarketWire

US Poised for Major Methanol Construction, GTL North America Conference to Examine
Announcements of some 17 construction projects to build methanol-based gas conversion facilities in North America have been made in recent months, representing unprecedented investment in this global industry. Sustained low natural gas prices as a direct result of advancements to extract hydrocarbons from shale have created the opportunity for pioneering developers. MarketWire

Brookfield Canada Office Properties Announces Election of Trustees
Brookfield Canada Office Properties (TSX: BOX.UN)(NYSE: BOXC), a Canadian REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust), today announced that the seven nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 14, 2014, were elected as trustees of Brookfield Canada Office Properties MarketWire

Columbia Commercial Bancorp Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Columbia Commercial Bancorp (OTCBB: CLBC), a single bank holding company for Premier Community Bank (the Bank), reports a net profit of $258,000, or $0.05 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2014 compared to a net profit of $368,000, or $0.10 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2013. MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Announces First Quarter Conference Call
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, will release its first quarter earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. The company will host a conference call, including a question and answer opportunity, to discuss the financial results at 9:00 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Enviro-Log to Participate in Whole Foods Market Earth Day Celebration in Braselton, Georgia
Enviro-Log®, Inc., an eco-friendly, consumer products and recycling company, is pleased to announce that it will participate in a Whole Foods Market® Earth Day Celebration being held at the Whole Foods Market distribution center, located at 211 BDC Parkway in Braselton, Ga. on Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m MarketWire

Broadridge to Webcast Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Earnings Release Conference Call on May 9, 2014
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) is scheduled to release its financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2014, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, May 9, 2014. MarketWire

Rosemont Media to Sponsor Exhibit Hall Social at 2014 AACD Scientific Session
Rosemont Media, a San Diego-based dental website design and marketing company, has announced it will be attending the 2014 AACD Scientific Session hosted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry MarketWire

The GunBox Meets ATSM Standards for Youth-Resistant Firearms Containers
The GunBox today announced it has qualified for the ASTM F2456-04(2009) standard for Youth-Resistant Firearms Containers (YRFCs). The specification covers YRFCs which are lockable containers that completely contain firearms. MarketWire

ProductionHUB Partners With SCRI International
SCRI International, the premier research provider to the broadcast and pro video sectors since 1984, is now an official partner of ProductionHUB, the pro video marketplace. MarketWire

Horizon Technology Finance to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell on April 30, 2014
Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: HRZN) ("Horizon"), a leading specialty finance company that provides secured loans to venture capital and private equity backed development-stage companies in the technology, life science, healthcare information and services, and cleantech industries, today announced that Robert D. Pomeroy, Jr MarketWire

TreeHouse Interactive Re-Architects Data Protection Strategy With Quantum Tiered Storage Solution
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced that TreeHouse Interactive, a fast-growing technology leader in partner relationship management (PRM) and marketing automation platform (MAP) solutions, has reduced IT administration time by 75 percent and backup times by 50 percent since deploying a Quantum tiered storage solution MarketWire

Universal Bioenergy Approves Financial Restructuring Plan to Reduce Debt, Increase Profits and Shareholder Returns
Universal Bioenergy Inc. (OTCQB: UBRG), a publicly traded independent diversified energy company that markets and distributes natural gas, petroleum, coal and electricity, announced it has approved a plan to restructure its financials in an effort to improve its Balance Sheet, further reduce its debt, generate strong earnings and improve shareholder returns. MarketWire

Gaming Standards Association's Online Gaming Committee Makes Substantial Progress at Recent Meeting
Substantial progress in third-party game interfaces was made at a recent meeting held by the Gaming Standards Association's (GSA) Online Gaming Committee (OGC). MarketWire

JCM Brings Award-Winning Line of Transaction Technologies to G2E Asia
JCM Global, the gaming industry's leading transaction technologies supplier, will bring its award-winning line of validators, printers and technologies to G2E Asia 2014. The tradeshow takes place May 20-22 at the Venetian Macao and JCM will be in stand #653. MarketWire

Align Technology Expands Digital Scanning Benefits With iTero(R) 5.2 Software Upgrade
Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced new software upgrades and feature enhancements for its iTero intraoral scanner. The iTero 5.2 Software Upgrade is designed to increase practice efficiency and significantly expand the extensive array of iTero features currently available MarketWire

April 30 Barbecue to Focus on Autism Awareness at Prominent Chapel Hill Hotel
Plenty of food, beer and wine will be served during a Wednesday evening get-together as the Residence Inn Chapel Hill welcomes the community to its warm and inviting accommodation in Chapel Hill for an "Autism Awareness Barbecue". MarketWire

Research Highlights Goals and Challenges of Alliance Marketing
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Stylish Hotel Provides Setting to Eat, Drink, Connect Near Aberdeen International Airport
A warm and inviting place for business and pleasure, The Courtyard in Dyce Aberdeen is gaining attention for its comfortable atmosphere, high-tech amenities and delicious menu. MarketWire

Denver Daughter Celebrates Mom in Unique Way
On Mother's Day, ovarian cancer survivor Nancy Intagliata will be joined by two of her three children and three of her four grandsons as the family celebrates the special occasion MarketWire

Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Coming Soon to Washington, D.C. Area With Three Locations
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the leading fast-casual built-to-order artisanal pizza chain, today announced that it will soon be entering the Washington, D.C. area with three locations set to open over the next six months. The company's first D.C. area location will be in Westfield's Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, MD MarketWire

Wellness International Network New Product, WIN Probiotic(TM), Makes Guts Happy
Wellness International Network's latest nutritional supplement is centered around making your gut happy. WIN Probiotic™ is packed with 10-billion active cultures and helps you stay ahead of the curve by ensuring your gut maintains the proper balance of good bacteria MarketWire

RedSeal Hires Key Executives to Lead Product Management and Customer Satisfaction Teams
RedSeal Networks, Inc., the provider of end-to-end network visibility and analytics to prevent cyber attacks, today announced that continuing in its mission to attract top-tier industry talent, the company has hired Martin Walter as the new Senior Director of Product Management, and Robert Capps as the Senior Director of Customer Success MarketWire

Align Technology Announces $300 Million Stock Repurchase Program
Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced that its board of directors has authorized a plan to repurchase up to $300 million of the Company's stock over the next three years, with $100 million of that amount authorized and anticipated to be purchased over the next twelve months. The plan is effective immediately. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) MarketWire

Baidu Antivirus Detects and Resolves Dangerous New WinRAR Vulnerability
Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU), the world's leading Chinese search engine and developer of award-winning PC, Web and mobile products, today announced that its PC product Baidu Antivirus offers unique protection from a dangerous new vulnerability that affects millions of WinRAR 4.X users worldwide MarketWire

Monarch Casino & Resort Reports First Quarter Net Revenue of $45.5 Million and Adjusted EBITDA Of $10.3 Million
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRI) ("Monarch" or "the Company") today reported operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, as summarized below: MarketWire

Quidel Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, announced today financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Paradigm Oil and Gas Warms Up: DTC "Chill" Lifted
Paradigm Oil and Gas, Inc. (OTC Pink: PDGO) (PINKSHEETS: PDGO), a leading service provider to the oil and gas industry with expanding operations in oil and gas production, today announced receiving formal confirmation from The Depository Trust Corporation (TDTC) that deposit transaction restrictions (the "Chill") have been removed from Paradigm's common stock, effective immediately. MarketWire

Swap.com Now the Largest Online Kids' Consignment Store in the US
With 50,000+ items in its inventory, Swap.com (http://www.swap.com) has become the largest online kids' consignment store in the United States. The company launched this service just over a year ago, and has been growing fast MarketWire

The Must-Have Dolls of 2014 - The Prettie Girls! In-Store Retail Launch Is a Success
ONE WORLD HOLDINGS, INC. -- The One World Doll Project, a subsidiary of One World Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OWOO) yesterday announced that this past weekend marked the launch of the in-store retail distribution of The Prettie Girls! line of multi-cultural dolls -- and the results far surpassed expectations MarketWire

Custom Footwear Insole Startup iM Custom Launches U.S. Operations
iM Custom announced today its official launch as a developer of next-generation footwear technology and custom insole production serving both the medical community and retailers. As part of its U.S. launch, iM Custom will debut its dynamic 3D Gel Foot Scanner, a first-of-its-kind scanner that combines science and technology to perfect a 3D imprint of a person's soles MarketWire

Katie Weinger, EdD, RN, FAADE, Receives American Diabetes Association's Outstanding Educator in Diabetes Award
The American Diabetes Association will present the Outstanding Educator in Diabetes Award to Katie Weinger, EdD, RN, FAADE MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Sets the Date for Its First Quarter 2014 Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Costamare Inc. (NYSE: CMRE), announced today that it will release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the market closes in New York on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Following the earnings release, on the following day, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. ET, Costamare's management team will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results. MarketWire

Jaako Tuomilehto, MD, MA, PhD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Harold Rifkin Award for Distinguished International Service in the Cause of Diabetes
The American Diabetes Association will present the Harold Rifkin Award for Distinguished International Service in the Cause of Diabetes to Jaako Tuomilehto, MD, MA, PhD MarketWire

William H. Polonsky, PhD, CDE, Receives American Diabetes Association's Richard R. Rubin Award Lecture
The American Diabetes Association will present the Richard R. Rubin Award to William H. Polonsky, PhD, CDE. This award recognizes a behavioral researcher who has made outstanding and/or innovative contributions in the study and understanding of behavioral aspects of diabetes. Dr MarketWire

Tractor Supply Company Reports First Quarter Results
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended March 29, 2014. MarketWire

Frank Q. Nuttall, MD, PhD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Outstanding Physician Clinician in Diabetes Award
The American Diabetes Association will present the Outstanding Physician Clinician in Diabetes Award to Frank Q. Nuttall, MD, PhD. Sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson and Johnson, this award is presented to an individual to reward and honor meritorious contributions to diabetes clinical practice. Dr MarketWire

Mattersight Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it intends to release its first quarter 2014 financial results after the market close on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Mattersight management also plans to host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. MarketWire

William J. Jeffcoate, MRCP, Receives American Diabetes Association's Roger Pecoraro Award Lecture
The American Diabetes Association will present the Roger Pecoraro Award Lecture to William J. Jeffcoate, MRCP. This award recognizes a researcher who has made scientific contributions and demonstrates an untiring commitment to improving the understanding of the detection, treatment and prevention of diabetic foot complications MarketWire

Edward S. Horton, MD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Albert Renold Award
The American Diabetes Association will present the Albert Renold Award to Edward S. Horton, MD. Supported by a grant from Merck, this award is presented to an individual whose career is distinguished by outstanding achievements in the training and mentorship of diabetes research scientists and in the facilitation of diabetes research. Dr MarketWire

Jacob E. Friedman, PhD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Norbert Freinkel Award Lecture
The American Diabetes Association (Association) will present the Norbert Freinkel Award Lecture to Jacob E. Friedman, PhD MarketWire

Daniel J. Drucker, MD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Banting Medal for Scientific Achievement Award
The American Diabetes Association will award the prestigious Banting Medal for Scientific Achievement Award to Daniel J. Drucker, MD. This award for scientific excellence recognizes significant, long-term contributions to the understanding, treatment or prevention of diabetes. Dr MarketWire

Karin E. Bornfeldt, PhD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Edwin Bierman Award Lecture
The American Diabetes Association will present the Edwin Bierman Award Lecture to Karin E. Bornfeldt, PhD. This award recognizes a leading scientist who has made outstanding contributions in the field of diabetes-related macrovascular complications and related risk factors. Dr MarketWire

Joel K. Elmquist, DVM, PhD, Receives American Diabetes Association's Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award
The American Diabetes Association will present the Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award to Joel K. Elmquist, DVM, PhD. Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Lilly USA, LLC, this prestigious award recognizes research in diabetes that demonstrates particular independence of thought and originality. Dr MarketWire

Quasar Executes Terms of Acquisition
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (OTC Pink: QASP) (PINKSHEETS: QASP) ("Quasar" or "the Company") MarketWire

Jeitosa Group International Opens Next Phase of Global Payroll Benchmarking Study
Jeitosa Group International, a leading global HR business consultancy and systems deployment and integration firm, announced today the details of the new phase in its global payroll benchmarking study MarketWire

Prostate Cancer Tests May Prove Risky for Some Patients
New evidence suggest that men who postpone prostate cancer treatment in favor of the active surveillance strategy may not have all the facts. A Cambridge University study found that as many as half of all men with prostate cancer receive an underestimated diagnosis about the severity of their disease MarketWire

Ariett Announces Altico Advisors Has Acquired the Company's Microsoft Dynamics GP Practice
Ariett (www.Ariett.com), the leading provider of Purchasing and Expense Management Software, is pleased to announce that Altico Advisors (www.AlticoAdvisors.com), one of New England's largest Microsoft Dynamics GP Value-Added Resellers, has acquired the company's Microsoft Dynamics GP Practice. MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces Management Transition
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) today announced that Director, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Ioannis Lazaridis, will transition to a non-executive role with the Partnership upon the completion of the process to choose his successor. In the meantime, Mr. Lazaridis will continue as CEO and CFO and will lead the Partnership, until a successor is in place. MarketWire

Align Technology Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results
Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) MarketWire

Fortinet Reports Strong First Quarter 2014 Financial Results: Billings Grow 26% and Revenues Grow 24% Year-Over-Year
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) MarketWire

Frank Ancona Honda Earns the Honda President's Award
Frank Ancona Honda is proud to announce that it has earned the Honda President's Award. Each year, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. recognizes top-ranking Honda dealerships with this award, its most prestigious honor, for exceptional performance in 2013. MarketWire

Iridium Suite Implements New HCFA 1500 Claim Form
Medical Business Systems is proud to announce that its cloud-based practice management system, Iridium Suite, is compliant with the new HCFA 1500 form standards that took effect on April 1, 2014. The new HCFA 1500 paper claim form changes are required, in spite of the recently legislated delay in the implementation of ICD-10 MarketWire

Avaya Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2014 Reporting Date
Avaya Inc., a global provider of business collaboration and communication software and services, announced today that it plans to report results for the fiscal second quarter ended March 31, 2014 prior to the market opening on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. MarketWire

'Coldplay: Ghost Stories' to Air Sunday, May 18 as Band Presents Highly Anticipated Latest Album
Superstar band Coldplay will present songs from its upcoming sixth album, "Ghost Stories," in an hourlong special Sunday, May 18 (7 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC. MarketWire

Telemedicine Made Simple With CloudVisit Connect
CloudVisit Telemedicine announced today the launch of a new, streamlined telemedicine option: CloudVisit Connect. Reinvented as an introductory telemedicine and telepsychiatry platform, CloudVisit Connect enables scheduled, real-time video appointments between healthcare professionals and patients MarketWire

International Commercial Television (CSE:ITV) (OTCQB:ICTL) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on Investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, BC, April 23, 2014 - International Commercial Television (CSE:ITV) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, and will trade under the symbol "ITV". The company, founded in 1993 and located in Wayne, Pennsylvania, also trades on the OTCQB under the symbol ICTL. GlobeNewswire

Altice announces pricing of Senior Notes
April 23, 2014 -Altice S.A GlobeNewswire

ASM INTERNATIONAL N.V. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2014 RESULTS
Almere, The NetherlandsApril 23, 2014 GlobeNewswire

ISS Recommends a Vote "FOR" All Infusystem Holdings, Inc. Annual Meeting Agenda Items
MADISON HEIGHTS, MI--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INFU), a leading national provider of infusion pumps and related services for the U.S MarketWire

CIRCOR Aerospace Receives Lockheed Martin Award
CIRCOR Aerospace, Inc., a CIRCOR International, Inc. company, was presented with the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Award for 100% Quality & Delivery in 2013. CIRCOR Aerospace provides Lockheed Martin with pneumatic components on the F35 Lightning II fighter aircraft. MarketWire

Rackspace to Live-Stream 2014 Annual Stockholders Meeting
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Rackspace® Hosting, Inc. (NYSE: RAX), the open cloud company, today announced the company's 2014 annual meeting of stockholders will be webcast live from San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. (CDT). MarketWire

UK Brand Bayan Audio Expands Into North American Market
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) -  Bayan Audio, the British audio brand dedicated to fusing unparalleled acoustic performance with superb design, today announces its entrance into the North American market.  MarketWire

Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso Digital Selects Taboola as Strategic Partner to Dramatically Change the Way Italians Discover Content
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso, a premier digital publishing group in Italy, is changing the way their audience discovers digital content with a strategic partnership with Taboola, a leading content discovery and distribution platform MarketWire

BBX Capital Real Estate Announces Joint Venture Agreement With New Urban Communities
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - BBX Capital Real Estate, a division of BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX), announced today it has entered into a joint venture agreement with New Urban Communities to develop the Village at Victoria Park.  MarketWire

Webinar: Food Safety, Quality, Yield & Production - How to Achieve Operational Excellence & Continuous Improvement
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Pizza Patron Set Records With La Chingona Launch
The launch of Pizza Patrón's La Ch!#gona pizza shattered all-time sales records, making it the most successful LTO product launch in company history. During the first three weeks of sales, Pizza Patrón reported that La Ch!#gona represented more than 4 percent of the pizza sales mix, more than doubling the company's peak historical average for a new LTO launch. MarketWire

Universal Bioenergy Announces It Considers Plans for Major Stock Buy Back of 566 Million Shares of Its Common Stock
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 considering making major repurchases and buy backs of its outstanding shares common stock MarketWire

Gold Coast Provides MJ-Xchange Update, New Product, Conference Call Details and Trademark Application
Gold Coast Mining Corp. (OTC Pink: GDSM) (PINKSHEETS: GDSM) provides the following updates: MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Announces Retirement
Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ: ESBK) announced following its 2014 Annual Meeting that Anthony J. Cooper retired from the Board of Directors. Mr. Cooper served 22 years on the Bank's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Jahia Recognizes Avantia as Gold Premium Partner in North America
Avantia, Inc., a management and IT consulting company, and Jahia, a provider of Java-based open source Enterprise Content Management System (CMS) solutions, serving hundreds of global brands are proud to announce that Avantia has reached the status of Jahia Gold Premium partner - a first in the United States. MarketWire

Pristine Advisers and CEFNetwork.com Announce Closed-End Fund Survey Results and Quarterly Newsletter
Pristine Advisers, along with its subsidiary CEFNetwork, have released the results of its Closed-End Fund survey, which polled brokers, analysts, investors and financial advisors on their investment approach to Closed-End Funds. The survey has been on-going since January 2012, with bi-weekly polls posed to the investment community through various publicly available outlets. MarketWire

Amazonas Florestal Releases Its Initiatives for 2014 and Going Forward
Amazonas Florestal, Ltd. (www.amazonasf.com) (OTC Pink: AZFL) (PINKSHEETS: AZFL) ("Amazonas" or "Company"), a diversified forest management company generating revenues through innovative, sustainable forest management is pleased to announce today its initiatives for revenue growth, forestry preservation and building shareholder value. MarketWire

Schrodinger Executive Jason Vertrees, Ph.D. Appointed Chief of Technology Officer at RealMassive
RealMassive, the first source for real-time commercial real estate information, has appointed Jason Vertrees, Ph.D. as the company's first Chief of Technology Officer (CTO). In this role, Dr. Vertrees will be reporting directly to Founder and CEO, Joshua McClure. Dr. Vertrees will be focused on leading the company's scientific and technological solution development teams. MarketWire

Sturgis Bancorp Reports Earnings for First Quarter 2014
Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: STBI) today announced net income of $547,000 for the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire

WOW! Business Speeds Internet Access for Tampa Businesses
WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider serving the Tampa area since 2003, today announced it's offering faster Internet speeds for up to 30,000 businesses in Pinellas County MarketWire

Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) -- On her first stop in Canada's territories for Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk, Clara Hughes will host a national youth conversation on mental health with a special live broadcast from Iqaluit's Inuksuk High School to thousands of students across Canada. MarketWire

Creative Edge Nutrition Inc. Appoints Dr. David L. Felten, M.D., Ph.D. to Board of Directors
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (OTC Pink: FITX) (PINKSHEETS: FITX) today announced the appointment of Dr. David L. Felten, M.D., Ph. D., to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Presence Health Honors Special Olympics With First-Ever Inspire Award for Community Service
Presence Health today announced it is recognizing Special Olympics Illinois and Special Olympics Chicago with its first-ever System Inspire Award for Community Service. The System Inspire Award honors a leader or organization that inspires communities across Illinois and exemplifies the values that inspire Presence Health's service to the community. MarketWire

New JK Group White Paper Addresses Compliance Complexities of Corporate Philanthropy Programs
JK Group, the leading end-to-end solutions provider of software and value-added services for corporate philanthropy, today announced the availability of its newest complimentary white paper, "The Importance of Compliant Giving Programs MarketWire

Threadless Gives Rights and Twenty Percent of Profits to Artists
Threadless, the global design community, today introduced new artist-friendly terms that grant artists all rights to their work through a non-exclusive contract, and a royalty compensation model that gives 20 percent of profits to the artists who created each purchased design. MarketWire

Totally Green Featured in the Wall Street Journal
Totally Green, Inc. ("Totally Green" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: TLGN) is proud to announce that it has been featured in an article in the Wall Street Journal, a copy of which can be found via the following link: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304279904579515872719496100 MarketWire

FFW Corporation Announces Earnings for the Three and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2014
FFW Corporation (the "Corporation") (OTCBB: FFWC) (04/22/14 Close: $18.05), parent corporation of Crossroads Bank, announced earnings for the three and nine months ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Aurionpro Achieves Oracle PartnerNetwork Specialization for the Financial Services Industry
Aurionpro, a leading provider of expert-level consulting services and software solutions and a Platinum-level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has achieved OPN Specialized status for the Financial Services Industry. MarketWire

Aria Systems Appoints SaaS Veteran Adeeb Shanaa as Vice President of Products to Drive Continued Leadership and Innovation
Aria Systems, the leading innovator in recurring revenue management, today announced the appointment of Adeeb Shanaa to the position of vice president of products as part of the company's emphasis on innovation as it continues its expansion in the global marketplace. In this newly created position, Shanaa reports directly to Aria Systems CEO Tom Dibble. MarketWire

ChitrChatr Communications to Combat Mobile Data Limits and Extend Battery Range for Smartphone Users
ChitrChatr Communications Inc. ("ChitrChatr") (www.chitrchatr MarketWire

REMINDER: 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

REMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: OneSpin Solutions Heads to Israel to Demonstrate Observation Coverage Solution at ChipEx 2014
WHO: OneSpin® Solutions (www.onespin-solutions.com), provider of innovative formal verification and formal equivalence checking solutions WHAT: Will demonstrate Quantify™ simulation and observation coverage software and showcase its unique approach to verification closure precision during ChipEx 2014, the annual conference of the Israeli Microelectronics Industry MarketWire

Stonegate Securities Initiates Coverage on OxySure Systems (OTCQB:OXYS) - Video Research Alert on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, BC, April 23, 2014 -. Dallas-based Stonegate Securities has initiated coverage on OxySure Systems (OTCQB:OXYS). OxySure has pioneered a safe and easy to use solution to produce medically pure oxygen from inert powders, eliminating the need for a pressurized gas tank. GlobeNewswire

Decisions at Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Klövern AB (publ)
At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders at 23 April 2014 the following decisions were made, among others: GlobeNewswire

Veidekke ASA: To build Gladengen Park with 56 homes in Oslo
Today Veidekke Entreprenør was awarded the contract to build 56 flats at Ensjø in Oslo for Gladengveien DA. The project will be executed as a turnkey contract valued at NOK 113 million, excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

FINANCIERE DE TUBIZE SA/NV: Approval of dividend
Press release23 April 2014Embargo till 18:00h CET GlobeNewswire

Rittenhouse Realty Advisors Sells 850 Units in First Quarter 2014 Totaling More Than $55,000,000 in Consideration
Rittenhouse Realty Advisors successfully closed on over 850 units across Pennsylvania and Delaware by the end of the first quarter in 2014, totaling over $55 million in total consideration MarketWire

2014 Volkswagen Junior Masters Soccer Program Kicks Off Across the Nation
Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today the start of the Volkswagen Junior Masters Soccer program for 2014. U-12 boys teams in ten markets across the country will compete in regional tournaments between April and June for a chance to contend in the national tournament in Portland on August 4-6 MarketWire

Kitron: Annual general meeting held
(2014-04-23) Kitron ASA held an ordinary general meeting on 23 April 2014. 63 598 438 shares amounting to 36.77 per cent of the share capital were represented at the meeting. GlobeNewswire

All Children's Hospital Breaks Down Myths of Childhood Immunizations During National Infant Immunization Week
ST. PETERSBURG, FL --(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine is reminding parents of the importance of getting children vaccinated during World Immunization Week (April 23-30) and National Infant Immunization Week (April 26-May 3). In a new article, All Children's Hospital helps break down some of the top myths surrounding childhood immunizations. MarketWire

Sharecare Names America's Most Stressed Out Cities
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Everyone experiences stress to some degree, and managing it along with the everyday demands of life and work can be challenging to say the least. If your stress gets out of control, you could be faced with high blood pressure, a weakened immune system, and increased risk of heart attack and stroke MarketWire

Marathon Patent Group Adds Edward Kovalik to Board of Directors
Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MARA) ("Marathon"), a patent acquisition and monetization company, announced today that it has added Edward Kovalik as an independent director to its board of directors. The addition brings the total number of directors to five. MarketWire

Supreme Pharmaceuticals (CSE:SL) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on Investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, BC, April 23, 2014 - Supreme Pharmaceuticals (CSE:SL) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, and is trading under the symbol "SL" GlobeNewswire

INSEAD : launch of the 2014 Global Information Technology Report
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FAM and Solidium expect Stora Enso to find a sustainable solution to child labour
Highlights of speech by FAM and Solidium at Stora Enso Annual General Meeting, 23 April 2014 GlobeNewswire

Torchlight Energy Announces First Quarter 2014 Drilling Results
PLANO, TX--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRCH) ("Torchlight Energy" or "the Company") today provided updates on its field operational results through the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. The Company increased daily production to over 250 BOEPD at the end of the first quarter of 2014, more than double compared to 114 BOEPD at December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Xcite Energy Limited: Equity Line Facility Agreement Extension
Xcite Energy Limited (TSXVENTURE: XEL) (LSE: XEL) MarketWire

College Athlete Unionization Deemed Poor Play by Non-Athletic Peers: Majority Fear Economic and Cultural Divide
As Northwestern football players prepare to cast their ballots on Friday over whether or not to unionize under the College Athletes Players Association (CAPA), college marketing agency Fluent surveyed 900 U.S. college students for their opinions on the potential outcomes of student-athlete unions MarketWire

ePunk Provides Corporate Update
Blink Technologies, Inc. ("Blink" or "the Company") (PINKSHEETS: PUNK) today announced that company changed its name from ePunk to Blink Technologies, Inc., as registered in the State of Nevada, and that it has submitted an application for name and symbol change with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) MarketWire

Train Travel Holdings Inc. Appoints Veteran Railroad Officer to Its Management Team
Train Travel Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: TTHX) ("the Company") announces the appointment of railroad veteran Laurence Coe as Chairman of TTHX. Mr. Coe brings decades of successful experience and a wealth of industry connections to the company. Mr. Coe has been a key consultant and advisor to TBG Holdings in the establishment of Train Travel Holdings Inc MarketWire

StormWind Signs Agreement With University of Utah for Online Technology Training Partnership
StormWind, the leading online training and e-learning company that has set the new Hollywood standard in IT Training, today announced its partnership with the University of Utah to be the provider for continuing education courses specifically for Cisco, Microsoft, and CompTIA training MarketWire

Widen and AtTask Announce Strategic Partnership and Software Integration
Widen Enterprises, the leading provider of SaaS digital asset management (DAM) solutions, has announced a strategic partnership with AtTask, the leading provider of cloud-based marketing work management software MarketWire

Thomson Reuters Again Wins Operational Risk Software Provider of the Year Award in Operational Risk and Regulation Awards 2014
Thomson Reuters Again Wins Operational Risk Software Provider of the Year Award in Operational Risk and Regulation Awards 2014 GlobeNewswire

HEIDENHAIN Corporation Hires Renz as Product Specialist for Five-Axis Machining
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - HEIDENHAIN Corporation announces the new hire of Julian Renz as TNC Product Specialist, Five-Axis Machining. With double Master degrees, this seasoned traveler is now on hand to provide customer support on five-axis machining applications including machine set-up, programming and operations that incorporate HEIDENHAIN controls. MarketWire

YANUA International Raises Awareness of Panda Conservation With Saving Pandas(TM) Mobile App
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - YANUA International, a strong supporter of the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding Research Foundation, invests in a mobile game that raises awareness of the conservation of Giant Pandas MarketWire

More Than Half of States Still Show Improving Housing Markets
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its Multi-Indicator Market Index(SM) (MiMi(SM)) for February showing the U.S. housing market overall recovering at a slightly slower pace from the previous month. However, more than half of all states, as well as more than half of the top 50 metro areas, continue to show an improving trend MarketWire

RenewData Again Receives Orange-Level Relativity Best in Service Recognition by kCura
RenewData, a legal consulting and technology company with solutions that address the full spectrum of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM), today announced that it has achieved kCura's Orange-level Relativity Best in Service recognition for outstanding and exceptional customer service for Relativity end users. MarketWire

LPS Integration: A Company With a Big Reputation in Technology
LPS Integration, is an IT solutions and consulting firm headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, announced today that it has been awarded the prestigious EMC Partner Services Quality Award for the 5th year in a row. The awards presentation will be held in Las Vegas on May 5, 2014, during EMC's annual partner conference. MarketWire

WorkForce Software Receives a Majority Investment From Insight Venture Partners
WorkForce Software, a leading provider of workforce management solutions, today announced that New York-based Insight Venture Partners has assumed a majority equity position in the company. The investment will accelerate WorkForce Software's global expansion, including scaling operations to support the Company's rapidly growing client base. MarketWire

Free Mortgages For Mothers Workshop From Dollar Bank Celebrates 15 Years
For the fifteenth consecutive year, Dollar Bank's free annual Mortgages For Mothers Home Buying Workshop will take place at the Sheraton Station Square on May 3, 2014. Here, hundreds of women will take the first step toward owning their own home. MarketWire

REMINDER: TMP Worldwide to Discuss Best in Class Examples of Student Attraction Strategy in Upcoming Webinar
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Earth Alive Clean Technologies (CSE:EAC) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on Investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, BC, April 23, 2014 - Earth Alive Clean Technologies (CSE:EAC) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, and is trading under the symbol "EAC". Concurrent with the reverse takeover of Treegenic Gold, Earth Alive completed a private placement of approximately 14 million shares at $0.10 per share, raising gross proceeds of approximately $1 GlobeNewswire

Sirona Biochem Announces Collaboration With Magellan BioScience
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (OTCQX: SRBCF) (FRANKFURT: ZSB) is pleased to announce a collaboration with Magellan BioScience Group, Inc MarketWire

UST Global Recognized by The WorldBlu List of Most Democratic Workplaces(TM) 2014
ALISO VIEJO, CA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - UST Global, an information technology solutions and services company for Global 1000 enterprises, was honored today by The WorldBlu List of Most Democratic Workplaces™ 2014 MarketWire

Highwoods Properties Leases 40,000 Square Feet at 5405 Windward Parkway in Atlanta
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) has signed a long-term lease for 40,000 square feet with a new customer at 5405 Windward Parkway in Atlanta. The customer is Andritz Inc., a U.S MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. ("Company"), the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank ("Bank"), (NASDAQ: PBHC) announced its results for the three month period ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

OnShift Recognized by Northeast Ohio Software Association as Tech Company of the Year
OnShift, the leader in web-based staff scheduling and labor management software for long-term care and senior living, today announced that it has been recognized as the Tech Company of the Year by the Northeast Ohio Software Association (NEOSA), the Council of Smaller Enterprises' (COSE) Technology Network MarketWire

PBS Holding Inc. (PBHG) Signs Lease on 27,000 Sq. Ft. Building for Manufacturing of Jazz Candles
PBS Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: PBHG) (PINKSHEETS: PBHG) (the "Company") signed a 1 year lease on a 27,000 sq. ft. building for the manufacturing and shipping of Jazz Candles products. PBS Holding Inc. went from needing a small office located at 1322 Round Table in Dallas, Texas, to needing the entire building for the manufacturing and shipping of Jazz Candles and any future Company expansion MarketWire

Contender.com Comes Out Swinging
Contender.com, the first peer-to-peer secondary ticketing website that's free, fair and flexible has officially launched today. Founded by industry veterans Wes Brodsky and Ken Blaustein in 2012, Contender.com is an online marketplace where buyers and sellers safely negotiate using their PayPal accounts, to agree on what a ticket's really worth, without dodgy middleman or baked-in fees. MarketWire

Blank Rome LLP Selects DTI to Provide Managed Litigation Support Services Transforming the Firm's Litigation Support Model
DTI (www.DTIglobal.com), the nation's largest private independent provider of litigation support, e-discovery, legal process outsourcing and facilities management services, announced today that Blank Rome LLP has signed a multiyear agreement naming DTI as its in-house provider of managed litigation support services. MarketWire

Orchids Paper Products Company to Present at Taglich Brothers 11th Annual Small Cap Equity Conference
Taglich Brothers, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jeff Schoen, President & CEO, and Keith Schroeder, CFO of Orchids Paper Products Company (NYSE MKT: TIS), will be presenting at our 11th Annual Small Cap Equity Conference May 6, 2014. The Conference will take place at the New York Athletic Club, New York City MarketWire

More Women Covet Good Hair Over Good Wardrobe, According to National B'IOTA Survey
Women love their hair. They devote time, energy and money to helping it feel and look its best. It's even a means of self-expression, sometimes more so than a woman's clothing. MarketWire

DEA Drug Take-Back Collection Site Locator Now Available
1.3 million emergency department visits in 2010 were related to prescription drug misuse or abuse. Approximately 50 percent of teens believe prescription drug abuse is safer than abusing street drugs and three in five teens say prescription drugs would be easy to obtain from a parent's medicine cabinet MarketWire

Ludwig Enterprises, Inc. and Floss Publishing, Inc. Announce Merger
Ludwig Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Pink: LUDG) (PINKSHEETS: LUDG) and Floss Publishing CEO's are pleased to announce that Ludwig Enterprises, Inc. and Floss Publishing, Inc. have merged together. The historical merger makes FLOSS Magazine and its parent company Floss Publishing, Inc. one of the first ever African American owned publishing companies in a publicly traded entity. MarketWire

Post Tax Day Survey: 35% of Americans Would Justify Lying on Their Taxes
QuestionPro, Inc, an online survey software provider, released the results of its 2014 April Tax Day survey. The company surveyed Americans on their income tax behaviors and expectations MarketWire

Gentex Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX), the Zeeland, Michigan-based manufacturer of automotive automatic-dimming rearview mirrors, automotive electronics, dimmable aircraft windows, and fire protection products, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

EPAM Becomes The Fastest Rising Company in the Canadian CDN Top 100 Award History
Newtown, PA - April 23, 2014 - EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading provider of complex product development and software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, was named the rising star on the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers 2013 list GlobeNewswire

Frontline 2012 Ltd. - Closing of transaction
Frontline 2012 Ltd is pleased to inform that the previously announced transaction with Knightsbridge Tankers Limited has closed.  Frontline 2012 Ltd. has received 15.5 Million shares in Knightsbridge Tankers Limited in exchange for five 180,000 DWT Capesize bulk carrier newbuildings. GlobeNewswire

Moovweb Fastest-Growing Mobile Commerce Vendor Listed on 2014 Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - The number of web merchants listed in the 2014 Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide that certify Moovweb as their mobile commerce vendor quadrupled in a year-over-year comparison. Per Moovweb's analysis of the latest version of Internet Retailer's Top 500 Guide (the IR500), this makes Moovweb the fastest growing mobile vendor in 2013. MarketWire

Netwrix Announces Fiscal Quarter Results: The Best Q1 in Company History
Netwrix Corporation, the #1 provider of change and configuration auditing software, today announced record results for Q1 2014, with a year-over-year growth of 19% for the quarter. This continues the company's trend of delivering successive growth, quarter-over-quarter, every year since its inception MarketWire

VistaGen Receives Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Expanding Stem Cell Technology Platform for Drug Rescue and Regenerative Medicine
VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: VSTA), a biotechnology company applying pluripotent stem cell technology for drug rescue and regenerative medicine, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Application 12/836,275, entitled "Cell populations enriched for endoderm cells MarketWire

Vaporin Launches Advertising Campaign to Support Growth Opportunities in Tri-State Area
Vaporin, Inc. (OTCQB: VAPO), a distributor and marketer of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids and e-hookah products, today announced the launch of an advertising campaign to support its growth opportunities in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut tri-state area. MarketWire

Energy Revenue America, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update and Focus for 2014
Energy Revenue America, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ERAO), a firm focused on the acquisition, development and exploration of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) natural gas and the owner of 65 miles of pipeline on 3,100 acres in Nowata County, Oklahoma, today issued a Letter to Shareholders. MarketWire

T5 Data Centers(TM) Continues Success With New Major Financial Services Tenants
T5 Data Centers™ (www.t5datacenters.com), innovators in providing state-of-the-art, customizable and highly reliable computing support environments for any enterprise, today announced the signing of a new lease with a New York-based financial services company for space in T5's purpose-built T5@Atlanta data center in Alpharetta, Georgia MarketWire

Latteno Greatly Expands Its MMJ Growth Strategy
Latteno Food Corp. (OTC Pink: LATF) (PINKSHEETS: LATF) is pleased to announce that, based on the success of its recent acquisitions and openings, it has directed more capital and resources to the expansion of its MMJ operations in California, Nevada, Colorado and Washington. MarketWire

Qstride Announces Launch of New Website
Qstride, a leader in business intelligence, analytics and Information Technology Staffing, is proud to announce the launch of their new website, http://www.qstride.com. MarketWire

Alkaline Water Co. Now Available at Lowes Food Stores as Part of Major Push Into Southeastern US Retail Markets
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER) (the "Company"), developers of an innovative state of the art proprietary electrolysis beverage process, packaged and sold in 3 liter and 1 gallon sizes under the trade name Alkaline88, is pleased to announce the launch of product availability across much of the southeastern USA at most of the nearly 100 Lowes Food Stores throughout the region. MarketWire

Cannabis Therapy Corp. Confirms Bio-Med Executive Vered Caplan as Board Member
Cannabis Therapy Corp. (OTCQB: CTCO) (the "Company") a development stage enterprise focused on the business of manufacturing and marketing pharmaceutical level products containing phytocannabinoids, an abundant and pharmaceutically active component of cannabis, for the treatment of various conditions and diseases, is pleased to confirm and welcomes the senior executive level appointment of Ms MarketWire

Ubiquity Announces Name Change and Reverse Stock Split to Help Meet Minimum Bid Requirement for UBIQ NASDAQ Application
Irvine-based Ubiquity Broadcasting Corp. (OTCQB: UBIQ) today announced that effective April 24, 2014 the Company will change its name to Ubiquity, Inc., to better reflect the Company's focus on its core technologies and intellectual property goals. Furthermore, effective April 24, 2014 the Company shall also effectuate at 3 MarketWire

Addonics 2.5" Flash Drive Family Allows Users to Replace Hard Drives With Flash Media Including the New M2 Standard
Addonics Technologies (www.addonics.com) today announced a family of 2.5" flash drive kits that allow users to easily replace 2.5-inch or 3.5-inch hard drives in notebook PCs or other systems with the three most popular types of flash cards. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: April 2014 ADP National Employment Report(R) to Be Released on Wednesday, April 30, 2014
WHAT: ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management solutions, will release the April 2014 findings of the ADP National Employment Report on Wednesday, April 30, at 8:15 a.m. ET. The data will be posted on www.ADPemploymentreport.com and issued in a news release via Marketwired MarketWire

Bridge Bank Welcomes David Jackson as Senior Vice President and SBA Group Manager
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that David Jackson has joined its SBA Lending Group as senior vice president and group manager. MarketWire

Bridge Bank Raises Funds for Sacred Heart Nativity Schools in Fundraising Challenge
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that it fundraised approximately $23,000 in value including cash donations, sporting equipment, iPads, and two cars in a two hour fundraising challenge for Sacred Heart Nativity Schools in San Jose. MarketWire

New Hitachi Data Systems Technology Delivers a Business-Defined Approach for IT Infrastructure
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced exciting new technology to accelerate customer success with Business-Defined IT -- a closer linking of a company's business and technology objectives that demands a more responsive IT foundation MarketWire

Senior Executives Express Deep Concerns About Their Companies' Strategies and Their Ability to Execute Them, According to New Strategy& Survey
Executives disclose their companies have significant shortcomings when it comes to developing and executing strategy, according to a Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company, now part of the PwC network) survey of 501 executives at companies around the world with revenues of $500 million to more than $10 billion MarketWire

Parchment Announces College Match Tool Revealing More College Options for Students Nationwide
Parchment, a leading technology company which streamlines the request, delivery and sharing of verified credentials, has unveiled College Match, a new online tool that personalizes the application process by helping students discover a variety of colleges nationwide MarketWire

CorvisaCloud Secures $30 Million in Funding
Cloud-based communications provider, CorvisaCloud, LLC., today announced that it has secured $30 million in funding from parent company Novation Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: NOVC). The additional capital will be devoted to expanding CorvisaCloud's sales, marketing and operational development efforts and potential acquisitions MarketWire

IPF-Plasson Engineers Develop a Cost Effective 30 ft, 96" x 63" Solid Wall Reducer for Storm Water Project
Industrial Pipe Fittings, LLC, a Houston-based Plasson company, renowned for manufacturing the most comprehensive line of HDPE fittings and large diameter HDPE pipes, received industry accolades after successfully designing and manufacturing a cost effective custom-made 96" x 3" HDPE solid wall reducer for Wolseley Canada in Langley, British Columbia. MarketWire

CCA Announces 2014 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates
CCA (Corrections Corporation of America) (NYSE: CXW) announced today that it will release its 2014 first quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. MarketWire

Xact Data Discovery Opens Second Review Center
Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of discovery and data management services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, announces the opening of its second dedicated review center, located in Detroit, Michigan. The expansion supports XDD's domestic document review and managed review businesses, which have seen explosive growth in the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire

Young Viewers Are Key Segment to Target for the OTT Video Market
Following OTT and content licensing announcements at NAB and the Aereo, Inc. case before the Supreme Court, Parks Associates today announced a new report Trends in Content Licensing that analyzes television and movie licensing trends and the impact of multiscreen, time-shifting, and the demand for exclusive content. The firm reports pay-TV penetration remains fairly steady at around 85% of U.S MarketWire

EY Announces Shiloh's President and CEO, Ramzi Hermiz, Is an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) 2014 Award Finalist in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region
EY yesterday announced that Ramzi Hermiz, president and CEO of Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO), a leading supplier of lightweighting, noise and vibration solutions, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region MarketWire

Survival of the Fittest: Your Business Can Thrive in the Evolving Health Technology Market
Learn how your company can get its foot in the door of the healthcare industry by attending the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Innovation Series Event, Healthcare Innovation After ObamaCare. MarketWire

Leading Foundry Selects Mega Fluid Systems for Customized CMP Solutions
Mega Fluid Systems Inc, a global supplier of chemical and slurry delivery equipment to the semiconductor, LED, pharmaceutical, specialty chemicals and solar/PV industries, today announced completion of a major tool shipment and installation at a leading U.S.-based foundry MarketWire

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Incorporates Lexile Reading Measures Into Select Children's Titles
MetaMetrics®, developer of the widely adopted Lexile® Framework for Reading, and global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) today announced the addition of Lexile® measures to more than 1400 of HMH's popular children's trade titles, including many from bestselling series such as Curious George, Martha Speaks and The Borrowers. MarketWire

Advanced Looseleaf Case Made Menu Covers Are Elegant, Durable & Washable
Advanced Looseleaf Technologies has introduced custom case made menu covers and other specialty restaurant items made to order from a wide variety of high-end materials. MarketWire

Meller Optics Sapphire Windows Protect Against High Speed Particulates
Meller Optics, Inc. has introduced custom fabricated sapphire windows for installation on the outboard of manned and unmanned aircraft and underwater vehicles to protect sensors and cameras. MarketWire

Anomet Products Upgrades Clad-Metal Products Website
Anomet Products, Inc. has introduced their new website offering a wide range of clad-metal and metal alloy wire, rod, and strip compositions for use in virtually any industry including aerospace, cathodic protection, defense, electronics, and medical devices. MarketWire

Xuron(R) Wire Cutter Prevents Cut Pieces From Flying
Xuron Corp. has introduced an ideal wire cutter for jewelry making that employs bypass cutting to produce a clean, square cut and features a built-in cut wire retainer for user convenience and safety. MarketWire

Jaguar Software Certifies the Panini mI:Deal(TM) Check Scanner
Jaguar Software, a leading developer of check processing software has certified the Panini mI:Deal™, the latest check scanning platform from Panini's continuous innovation portfolio. The combination of Jaguar's Remote Deposit software and the Panini mI:Deal check scanner offer a compelling remote deposit capture (RDC) solution for the small business market. MarketWire

Trillium Software Releases Annual Insurance Claims Survey Findings: Focus on Claims Handling for Customer Satisfaction and Retention
Trillium Software, A Harte Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), and a leading global provider of data quality solutions for insurance, financial services and other vertical industries, has released the findings of its annual Insurance Claims Survey for 2013. The survey research points to insurers' increased focus on improving customer satisfaction and retention through more effective claims handling MarketWire

Plumas Bancorp Reports a 122% Increase in Quarterly Earnings per Share
Plumas Bancorp (NASDAQ: PLBC), the parent company of Plumas Bank, today announced first quarter 2014 earnings of $942 thousand, an increase of $326 thousand from $616 thousand during the first quarter of 2013. Net income allocable to common shareholders increased by $497 thousand, or 112% to $942 thousand or $0 MarketWire

IntegenX to Support Forensic DNA Day on Capitol Hill
IntegenX Inc., the market leader in Rapid Human DNA identification, announced today that it will be attending the Forensic DNA Day event Tuesday, April 29th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The event is sponsored by the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network (RAINN) and the National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC) MarketWire

AIMS Innovation : Announces partnership with Remnant Solutions for North America
Oslo, Norway - April 23, 2014 - AIMS Innovation and Remnant Solutions today announced a partnership under which the leading IT integration services company will become both a reseller and a service provider of AIMS for BizTalk, an application performance monitoring tool for Microsoft® BizTalk® integration environments GlobeNewswire

First National Award for "Servant Leadership" Recognizes Paul Leone, President of The Breakers Palm Beach
PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - At the fourth annual World LEADERS Conference held at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, the first ever Servant Leadership Award was presented to Paul N. Leone, president of The Breakers Palm Beach, for his team member-driven approach to managing a 2000-associate resort operation MarketWire

Horizon Media Appoints Jennifer Bolt as SVP, Managing Director
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Horizon Media announced today that it has hired Jennifer Bolt as SVP, Managing Director of their Jack in the Box account. Bolt will oversee the Jack in the Box account and will be reporting to EVP, Managing Partner Paul Santello. MarketWire

K12 Releases New AP(R) Exam Review Apps for Mobile Devices
HERNDON, VA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Students who are preparing for the upcoming AP® exams now have a new tool to assist them. K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), a leading provider of online learning solutions for grades K through 12, has just released a new AP® Exam Review Flashcard mobile app on iTunes, Google Play and the Amazon AppStore. MarketWire

Eduplanet21 Now Offers Personalized Learning Networks for Educators
MECHANICSBURG, PA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - On May 1, Eduplanet21 will release a new feature in which educators will be able to create and manage their own Personal Learning Network (PLN). MarketWire

IC Potash Corp. Appoints Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group as Financial Advisor for the Ochoa Project
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - IC Potash Corp. (TSX: ICP) (OTCQX: ICPTF) ("ICP" or the "Company") announced today the appointment of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, acting through its wholly-owned banking subsidiaries, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. and Union Bank, N.A MarketWire

Novan Therapeutics' Abstract Accepted for Poster Session at 2014 Society for Investigative Dermatology Annual Meeting
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PNI Digital Media Expands Relationship With Black's to Provide New Online Photo Site
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCQB: PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced it has expanded its relationship with Black's to provide an all-new online photo site at www.blacks.ca MarketWire

Bioheart Announces Clinical Study for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Bioheart, Inc. (OTCQB: BHRT), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of autologous cell therapies, announced that it will enroll patients in a new study for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The study will enroll up to 100 patients to determine the safety and efficacy of adipose derived stem cells or AdipoCell™ in patients with COPD. MarketWire

Portway International Introduces Importer Security Filing (ISF 10+2) Services
Portway International, the company specializing in Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services for the customs brokerage and logistics industries, announced today the launch of its ISF 10+2 services. Portway International will quickly and accurately handle Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier Requirements, also known as "10+2", on behalf of clients MarketWire

Excelsis Investments Shareholder Update Mobile Dynamic Marketing Subsidiary Announces Launch
Excelsis Investments, Inc. (OTCQB: EXSL), following its recent Shareholder Update on favorable new customer acquisition metrics from its Career Start subsidiary, released today, the most recent development updates from its Mobile Dynamic Marketing subsidiary as it enters new product market space. MarketWire

AntriaBio Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board
AntriaBio, Inc. (OTCQB: ANTB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel therapeutics to treat patients with diabetes and metabolic disease, announced today the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) with five key appointments: Fredric B. Kraemer, M.D., Philip Home, M.A., D.Phil., D.M., F.R.C.P., Jerrold Olefsky, M.D., Andrew R. Hoffman, M.D., and Hoyoung Huh, M.D., Ph.D MarketWire

International Star Provides Gold Project and Transfer Agent Updates
International Star, Inc. (OTC Pink: ILST) (PINKSHEETS: ILST) provides project update and share structure. MarketWire

Bombardier Sells Two Q400 NextGen Airliners to Operator in the Middle East and Africa Region
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that a customer in the Middle East and Africa region, who has requested to remain unidentified at this time, placed a firm order for two Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners. MarketWire

Amara Mining PLC: TR-1 Notification
Amara Mining PLC (AIM: AMA) MarketWire

vCom Solutions Announces Enhanced Mobility Solution to Simplify and Automate Enterprise Mobility Management
vCom Solutions Inc., the pioneer of Telecom Management as a Service (TMaaS™), today announced new features and program enhancements to its current Mobile Expense Management (MEM) solution MarketWire

Quantum Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results Conference Call
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced that it will issue a news release on its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, ended March 31, 2014, on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, after the close of the market. The company will hold a conference call to discuss these results. MarketWire

The Medicines Company Adds Novel, Approved, Surgical Sealant to Its Surgical Hemostasis Portfolio
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) and Tenaxis Medical, Inc. (Tenaxis) today announced an agreement for The Medicines Company to acquire Tenaxis. Tenaxis's sole product, which mechanically seals both human tissue and artificial grafts is approved, but not launched in the US -- having received US PMA approval from the FDA in March 2013 as a vascular sealant MarketWire

Centrify Study Shows Employees Are Still Not Protecting Their Mobile Devices, Placing Organizations at Risk
Centrify Corporation, the leader in unified identity services across data center, cloud and mobile, today announced the results of an industry study conducted by Osterman Research which revealed that 15 percent of enterprise employee survey respondents believe they have "none to minimal" responsibility to protect corporate data stored on their personal devices MarketWire

The Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO), a global company focused on saving lives, alleviating suffering, and improving the economic efficiency of the world's leading hospitals, today announced first quarter financial results for 2014. MarketWire

BASF Corporation Named One of DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity, Ranked #26
DiversityInc announced that BASF Corporation took the 26th spot on the 14th annual Top 50 Companies for Diversity rankings before a gathering of more than 750 attendees last evening at Cipriani Wall Street. More than a thousand public and privately held companies competed for spots on the coveted list. MarketWire

@Legal Discovery Earns ISO 27001 Information Security Certification
@Legal Discovery, LLC, a full service eDiscovery technology provider, announced that the company has met the International Organization for Standardization's (ISO) 27001:2005 information security management criteria for legal technology certification. @Legal and its unified eDiscovery platform, CasePoint, underwent rigorous audits and evaluations to achieve this certification. MarketWire

First Midwest Bank to Acquire Chicago Banking Operations of Popular Community Bank
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI) announced today that its subsidiary bank, First Midwest Bank, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Chicago banking operations of Popular Community Bank, a subsidiary of Popular, Inc MarketWire

MEDITE Signs OEM Agreement With a Leading Anatomical Pathology Company
MEDITE Group, a leading developer and manufacturer of innovative, high-quality equipment and supplies for histology, pathology and cytology laboratories, has signed an OEM agreement with a leading anatomical pathology company to distribute MEDITE's proprietary high transparency coverslipping film to be used in all Tape-Coverslipper machines MarketWire

iHookup Social Announces Launch of New Mobile and Television Ad Campaign
iHookup Social, Inc., the operating subsidiary of Titan Iron Ore Corp. (OTCQB: TFER), is pleased to announce the Company has initiated its new mobile and television advertising campaign to bring additional awareness to its app and position the iHookup Social brand MarketWire

Mindpix Corporation Announces New Joint Venture Development Agreement With KM Productions
Mindpix Corporation (OTC Pink: MPIX) (PINKSHEETS: MPIX) ("Mindpix" or the "Company"), a technology driven media services and entertainment company focused on owning, creating or managing multi-platform music/entertainment, sports and U.S MarketWire

JDate Launches Social Media Contest Calling for the Next "Get Chosen" Taglines
On the heels of JDate's first-ever rebrand, the iconic Jewish community responsible for more Jewish marriages than all other dating sites combined, today launched a contest that provides consumers the opportunity to submit their own "Get Chosen" slogans MarketWire

Glow Holdings Inc. Announces Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire Cedar River Foods LLC and Announces New Chief Executive Officer
Glow Holdings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GLOH) announced today that it signed a binding Letter of Intent ("LOI") with Cedar River Foods LLC calling for a newly-formed subsidiary of Glow to merge with Cedar River Foods' operations MarketWire

ERF Wireless Announces Aggressive 2014 Plans for Growth
ERF Wireless (OTCQB: ERFB), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today its 2014-2015 plans and model for ERF Wireless' continued growth and profitability MarketWire

University-Wide Adoption of Qualtrics Research Suite Grows by 40 Percent
News SynopsisQualtrics today announced a 40 percent year-over-year growth in the university-wide adoption of Qualtrics Research Suite. Ideally suited for academic research, Qualtrics Research Suite is the standard survey and research platform used by universities today, including every major U.S. university and 97 of the top 100 business schools MarketWire

Bluescape Launches Interactive Cloud Technology to Transform the Way People, Teams and Enterprises Work
Launching today, businesses can eradicate traditional siloed, linear and fragmented ways of working with Bluescape, the cloud-based visual collaborative workspace that is changing the way people work. Bluescape's technology provides 160-acres of cloud workspace to pull together existing business data, applications, workflows and makes them interactive MarketWire

JSJ Investments Inc. Directing Round-II Funding for Ingen Tech's Telecom Division
Ingen Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IGNT) Chairman of the Board, Gary Tilden, announced that the telecom division, ATMC, is expected to receive the second round of funding from JSJ Investments in the near term. MarketWire

BrightScope Announces Top 25 Atlanta Area-Based RIA Firms
BrightScope (www.brightscope.com), a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 25 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms in the Atlanta area, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

PrivCo's Private Tech Company M&A Report for 2013: The Top 100 Most Active Private Tech Company Acquirers of 2013
PrivCo has just released its exclusive Annual Private Company M&A Report Series: "The Top 100 Acquirers Of U.S. Private Tech Companies In 2013 MarketWire

BMO Retirement Services White Paper: Automatic Features Essential to Effective 401(k) Plans
BMO Retirement Services today released a white paper, "BMO Defined Contribution IQ™: Automatic Features." It is first of a new nine-part, bi-monthly education series titled Defined Contribution IQ -- or DC IQ -- developed for retirement plan sponsors and their consultants MarketWire

Lockton Companies to Be Organizing Sponsor of 2014 East Coast Gaming Congress & iGaming Institute, May 19-20
Lockton Companies, the world's largest privately owned insurance brokerage firm, will be an Organizing Sponsor of the 18th Annual East Coast Gaming Congress & iGaming Institute, which will take place May 19-20, 2014, at The Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City. MarketWire

US Ecology, Inc. to Present at Wunderlich Securities WasteExpo Investor Summit on Monday April 28th
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company") today announced that Jeff Feeler, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Eric Gerratt, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer are scheduled to present at the Wunderlich Securities WasteExpo Investor Summit in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday, April 28, 2014. MarketWire

Monolith Software Stresses the Importance of Future-Proofing in the Service Assurance Space
Research from Heavy Reading shows that operators are keenly aware that legacy service assurance systems currently in place will no longer work in a virtualized world that will be unleashed by Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). MarketWire

W Technologies, Inc. Launches PotEstate.com Website to Market Its Real Estate Location Services for the Marijuana Industry
W Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTCG) (www.wtechnologies.biz) announced today that it has launched a new website, www.PotEstate.com, to feature its niche-real estate services. The website and business model are a joint effort of W Technologies' wholly owned real estate subsidiary and its joint venture partner, Total Growing Solutions, Inc MarketWire

NetBase Launches Brand LIVE Pulse(TM) to Provide Instant Visibility to the Social Movement of Brands
NetBase, the Social Intelligence Company, today announced the launch of Brand LIVE Pulse™, giving executives instant visibility into the social movement of brands, without the need for clicks or additional analysis. Brand LIVE Pulse™ is a highly visual social dashboard that works beautifully on smartphones, tablets, and billboards MarketWire

With a Boost From Uncle Sam, U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region Draws $8 Billion in Life Science Investments, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In no small part thanks to Uncle Sam, the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region has 163 active life science projects representing a whopping $8 billion in capital investment. Out of that total, 115 have future kick-off dates and carry a total investment value of $3.5 billion MarketWire

Liaison Technologies Continues to Position Itself for Accelerated Growth Through Investment From Accenture
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NetSuite Selects SolarWinds for Global, End-to-End IT Infrastructure Management
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that NetSuite Inc MarketWire

SEI Reports First-Quarter 2014 Financial Results
SEI Investments Company (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced financial results for the first-quarter 2014. Diluted earnings per share were $.43 in first-quarter 2014 compared to $.41 in first-quarter 2013. Diluted earnings per share reflect pre-tax gains of $5.6 million, or $.02 per share, and $22.1 million, or $ MarketWire

Tanke Signs Incubation and Investment Agreement With Unepay
Tanke, Incorporated (OTC Pink: TNKE) (PINKSHEETS: TNKE) (the "Company"), a diversified holding company focused on emerging technologies and "cleantech" is pleased to announce the signing of an incubation and investment agreement with Unepay Inc. a rapidly emerging company in both the e-commerce and telecommunications business. MarketWire

Connotate Launches Connotate4
Connotate, the enterprise-grade datapipe for Web-sourced information, or Webdata, today announced an update of its core technology that simplifies and streamlines the Webdata extraction process and assures complete coverage of today's highly dynamic websites. MarketWire

WaveTec Vision's ORA System(R) With VerifEye(TM) Sets New Standard for 21st Century Medicine, Delivering on the Promise of Patient- and Provider-Centered Healthcare
WaveTec Vision, the leader in intraoperative wavefront measurement technology for cataract surgeons, is setting the new standard for 21st Century Medicine with its proprietary ORA System® with VerifEye.™ MarketWire

Independence LED Parking Garage Fixture Is Approved by DLC
Independence LED Lighting, the award-winning U.S. manufacturer of LED products, announced today that the DesignLights Consortium® (DLC) approved its high-efficiency LED Parking Garage Fixture for their Qualified Products List. Energy rebates in select markets will now cover up to the cost of the fixture MarketWire

TAB Bank Closes $5.7 Million Asset-Based Credit Facility With Transportation Company in the Southeast
TAB Bank is pleased to announce it has provided a $5.7 million asset-based credit facility for a transportation company located in the Southeast. The company operates a fleet of approximately 100 tractors and 115 trailers and is primarily a truckload refrigerated carrier servicing the Florida import seafood market and assorted backhaul markets. MarketWire

Home Furnishings Manufacturer 'Company C' Moves Web Operations to MarketLive E-Commerce Platform
MarketLive, the leading Total Commerce platform for high-growth merchants, today announced that home furnishings manufacturer Company C is moving its retail commerce website and launching its wholesale website on MarketLive's SaaS platform MarketWire

Meritage Homes Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2014
Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH), a leading U.S. homebuilder, today announced first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Vitamin Blue Announces Its Sponsorship of Former Professional World Surfing Champion Ian Cairns
Vitamin Blue, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VTMB) announced today that it will be the official board bag sponsor for Ian Cairns. Cairns is a former champion surfer who was also influential in establishing the world professional surfing circuit and specifically the World Championship Tour MarketWire

Long Island Plastic Surgeon to Join Rhinoplasty Panel at The Aesthetic Meeting 2014
Dr. Vincent R. DiGregorio, a board-certified plastic surgeon, was chosen to be part of a rhinoplasty panel at The Aesthetic Meeting 2014, a professional conference held annually by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). He will be on the panel with five other doctors who were carefully selected from throughout the U.S. Dr MarketWire

Cinematique Closes $800,000 Seed Round to Accelerate Growth and Acquire New Partnerships
Cinematique today announced a $800,000 seed capital round from a network of investors and a group of high net worth individuals to close out its seed round. Serial entrepreneur Karl Alomar, a partner at NYC-based Flavorpill and COO of Digital Ocean, and Velocify CEO, Nick Hedges are amongst Cinematique's prominent angels MarketWire

China Is Now World Leader in Graphene and Carbon Nanotube Research
Driven by favorable government policies, funding and world-leading academic research, China has become the global leader in graphene and carbon nanotube (CNT) publication and patenting activity. Commercially, it has attained parity with international counterparts in CNT production, though its graphene suppliers lag global competition, according to Lux Research. MarketWire

Axxess Pharma Is Pleased to Announce Amazon.com Has Sold Out Initial TapouT Order and Placed Second Order for the Company's TapouT Pain Relief Line
Axxess Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AXXE), a specialty pharmaceutical and nutritional supplements company, through its wholly owned subsidiary AllStar Health Brands Inc., is pleased to announce that its TapouT Pain Relief Line has sold out in its initial order on Amazon.com and has received a second order from Amazon.com, the largest worldwide online retailer. MarketWire

MFG.com Names Atlanta Technology Executive Bo Hagler as CEO
MFG.com, a recognized leader in Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) and the world's largest online manufacturing marketplace, today announced that entrepreneurial technology executive Bo Hagler has been appointed as chief executive officer. MarketWire

License Transfer Completed to Next Graphite, Inc. Subsidiary From Namibian Mining Ministry
Next Graphite, Inc. (OTCQB: GPNE) ("Next Graphite", or the "Company"), a development stage company in Africa's Republic of Namibia targeting the growing global graphite production industry and market demand, today announced its 90%-owned, Namibia-based operating subsidy has received Namibia's Mining Ministry License #3985 MarketWire

Rogers Corporation Celebrates Innovation Center Grand Opening in Partnership With Northeastern University
Rogers Corporation (NYSE: ROG) today held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to dedicate the company's new Innovation Center in Burlington, Massachusetts. More than 125 government officials, community leaders, technology company representatives and other guests were on hand to celebrate and tour the Center located in Northeastern University's George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Time Charter for Two MR2 Product Tankers
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE: NNA), an owner and operator of tanker vessels, announced today that the Nave Equinox and the Nave Pulsar have been chartered out to an investment grade counterparty for one year at a rate of $14,813 net per day plus a $2,000 per day premium when vessels are trading in ice. MarketWire

Soul and Vibe's Timeless Gems Identified as "Trending" and "Top Rated Game" on Facebook
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (OTCQB: SOUL), "The Company," a video, mobile, and computer games publisher, announced today that Timeless Gems has been inducted into Facebook's App Center. On Facebook, Timeless Gems has been identified as "Trending" in both the puzzle and games overall categories and as a "Top Ranked" game. MarketWire

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of an Investigator-Sponsored Trial Combining Its Immunotherapy Bavituximab and Ipilimumab (Yervoy(R)) in Advanced Melanoma
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM) (NASDAQ: PPHMP) today announced the opening of an investigator-sponsored trial (IST) of its investigational immunotherapy bavituximab in combination with Bristol-Myers Squibb's ipilimumab (Yervoy®), for the treatment of advanced melanoma MarketWire

Rivals Gather at Stadium Duel to Settle Grudges and Raise Millions for Charity
Rivalries on Wall Street have helped to make the annual RBC Decathlon a popular charity athletic competition among the financial services community MarketWire

Platinum Supplemental Insurance Recognizes Matt Lewis
Platinum Supplemental Insurance recently recognized the advancement of Matt Lewis of Dubuque, Iowa, to sales team leader. Lewis started his Platinum sales career in March 2013. His commitment and success make him an excellent candidate to lead a team of sales representatives selling Platinum products. MarketWire

UniPixel Sets First Quarter 2014 Conference Call for Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. ET
UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films™ to the touch screen, flexible printed electronics and display markets, will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

Kværner ASA: Invitation to presentation of 1st quarter results 2014
23 April 2014 - Kværner ASA will publish its 1st quarter results 2014 at the Oslo Stock Exchange on Tuesday 13 May 2014 at 07:00 CET. The results presentation will be held at Drammensveien 260 (the Hydro building at Vækerø), Oslo at 09:00 CET the same morning. GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Shareholders Approve Dividend and New Supervisory Board Member Appointment
April 23, 2014 - At today's Annual General Meeting (AGM), shareholders of Wolters Kluwer adopted the company's 2013 financial statements and approved the dividend increase to €0.70 per ordinary share. Ms. Rima Qureshi was appointed as new member of Wolters Kluwer's Supervisory Board. Shareholders adopted all voting items on the agenda. GlobeNewswire

Two new HB Grandi fishing vessels to be fitted with the upgraded Wärtsilä NOx Reducer
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 23 April 2014 at 1 pm EET GlobeNewswire

Cytokinetics to Host Investor Breakfast and Webcast Following Presentation of Results from BENEFIT-ALS
South San Francisco, CA, April 23, 2014 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) announced today that it plans to host an Investor Breakfast and Webcast on the morning following the presentation of the results from the BENEFIT-ALS trial at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Q1 2014 - Continued revenue growth, but profitability remains challenging
(2014-04-23) Kitron ASA today reported that revenues continued to grow in the first quarter, while profitability was under pressure. Important contracts were secured. In order to improve profitability, Kitron has reorganised the sourcing operations and will downsize the Arendal operations. GlobeNewswire

Omnicare Reports First-Quarter 2014 Financial Results
CINCINNATI, April 23, 2014 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR) reported today financial results for its first-quarter ended March 31, 2014. GlobeNewswire

MorphoSys to Host Q1 2014 Conference Call on 29 April 2014
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Host Q1 2014 Conference Call on 29 April 2014. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Court Finds in Favor of Ivera Medical; Excelsior Medical Request Denied
Ivera Medical, headquartered in San Diego, CA, announced that on April 16th, 2014 the US Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) denied a request by Excelsior Medical for rehearing on their previously denied request for an inter partes review of a patent in the port protector space MarketWire

British Historian Ian Mortimer Reveals Realistic Portraits of English Monarchs, Now in eBook
Dr. Ian Mortimer's diligent research, which unearths significant facts that have been lost in the course of history, marks his historical biographies -- Edward III: The Perfect King, Henry IV: The Righteous King and Henry V: The Warrior King -- with surprising insights about his subjects that will intrigue readers MarketWire

Panorama Software Introduces Market's First Business Intelligence Data Discovery Solution to Offer Infographics for Dynamic Data Visualization
Editors Note: There is an image associated with this press release. MarketWire

SinterCast Results January-March 2014
Record quarterly series production of 1.70 million Engine Equivalents GlobeNewswire

Hexagon Composites awarded major order in Iraq
Hexagon Composites' wholly-owned subsidiary Hexagon Ragasco has received an order of USD 13.6 million (around NOK 82 million) for the supply of LPG cylinders to Iraq. The order is for delivery in the second half of 2014 and comes in addition to the order to Qatar at EUR 12.7 million (approximately NOK 104 million) reported yesterday, 22 April. GlobeNewswire

Announcement from the Annual General Meeting of East Capital Explorer AB (publ) on 22 April 2014
The Meeting adopted the income statements and balance sheets included in the Board of Directors' Annual Report for the parent company and the East Capital Explorer Group for the fiscal year 2013. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry PLC: Invitation to Pöyry's January-March 2014 result news conferences on 29 April 2014
Pöyry PLC: Invitation to Pöyry's January-March 2014 result news conferences on 29 April 2014 PÖYRY PLC          Company Announcement  23 April 2014 at 09:00 a.m.Pöyry's January-March 2014 result will be published on 29 April 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Finnish time GlobeNewswire

Rambler Ships More High Grade Copper Concentrate to International Markets
Rambler Metals and Mining plc (TSX-V: RAB; LSE: RMM) ('Rambler' or the 'Company') today announces that it has delivered approximately 8,925 wet metric tonnes ('wmt'), the largest shipment to date, of copper and gold concentrate from Goodyear's Cove, NL Canada. MarketWire

Kemira appoints Tarjei Johansen President of the Oil & Mining segment and the Americas region
Kemira OyjPress releaseApril 23, 2014 at 8.30 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Kemiras new production plant in Tarragona successfully started up
Kemira OyjPress releaseApril 23, 2014 at 8.30 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Ericsson reports first quarter 2014
FIRST QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic Announces Activities Around the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting
KVISTGAARD, Denmark, April 23, 2014 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) announced today that the company will be present at the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL from May 30 to June 3. GlobeNewswire

Kemira Oyj's Interim Report January-March 2014: Solid performance in core businesses
Kemira OyjStock Exchange ReleaseApril 23, 2014 at 8.30 am (CET+1) This is a summary of the January-March 2014 Interim report. The complete January - March 2014 Interim report with tables is attached to this release and available at www.kemira.com/investors. GlobeNewswire

BEW Global Formally Announces Incident Response Team
BEW Global, an industry leader in critical asset protection and managed security services, has announced the formal creation of the BEW Global Incident Response Team (IRT). The IRT is an extension of BEW Global's existing services offerings that assists clients in investigating and remediating security breaches that may have compromised an organization's critical assets. MarketWire

New data at AAN to confirm efficacy of Novartis' Gilenya® across four key measures of MS disease activity, including brain volume loss
Novartis International AG /New data at AAN to confirm efficacy of Novartis' Gilenya® across four key measures of MS disease activity, including brain volume loss . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day
Novartis International AG /Novartis and Anne Geddes unveil inspirational eBook featuring meningitis survivors in honor of World Meningitis Day . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ABLYNX INITIATES PHASE I BIOAVAILABILITY STUDY WITH SUBCUTANEOUS FORMULATION OF ITS ANTI-IL-6R NANOBODY PARTNERED WITH ABBVIE
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Chinese Online Shoppers Use Multiple Channels, Will Be 380 Million Strong by 2016
Chinese consumers are less trustful of official brand websites and prefer to get most of their shopping recommendations from word-of-mouth methods such as social media, according to new research from The Boston Consulting Group. The article, titled The Chinese Digital Consumer in a Multichannel World, is being released today MarketWire

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