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AMD Commences Partial Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Senior Notes Due 2017
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it commenced a cash tender offer for an aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 8 MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology Names Diego Pellicer Co-Founder and Cannabis Pioneer Jamen Shively as Vice President of Global Marketing
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL), a producer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical, announced today that Jamen Shively, a leading voice in the burgeoning marijuana industry and recently appointed Board Member of Plandaí, has been named as Vice President of Global Marketing. MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Study: Affluent Missourians Say They Need an Average of $2.1 Million for Retirement

CorpBanca Announces Fourth Quarter 2013 Financial Report
CORPBANCA (NYSE: BCA) (BCS: CORPBANCA), a Chilean financial institution offering a wide variety of corporate and retail financial products and services, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. This report is based on unaudited consolidated financial statements prepared in accordance with Chilean generally accepted accounting principles MarketWire

Avizia to Display Clinical Assistant Telemedicine Cart at HIMSS 2014 in Orlando
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Avizia, Inc., a leading provider of cutting-edge video conferencing solutions, today announced it would be showcasing the Avizia Clinical Assistant (CA) at the HIMSS Annual Conference on February 24-26 in Orlando, FL. The Avizia CA mobile telemedicine cart delivers the benefits of telemedicine to patients and healthcare providers MarketWire

Multimedia Update: Teachers Avoiding Food in the Classroom Due to Food Allergies
SPRINGFIELD, IL--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - A nationwide Horace Mann Educator Survey shows teachers are choosing to exclude food from the classroom to avoid issues with food allergies/intolerances. Nearly one-third of the teachers surveyed said they don't allow food in the classroom. MarketWire

Skyward Partners With ESC Region 12 Financial Consulting in Texas for Supplemental Accounting Support
STEVENS POINT, WI--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - To provide customers with an additional resource for success, Skyward, Inc., an industry leading K-12 school administrative software provider, has partnered with the financial consulting group Educational Service Center (ESC) Region 12 in Texas MarketWire

Vacation Express Celebrates 25 Successful Years in the Travel Industry and Business Is "Good"
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Traveling across 50 cities to showcase their 2014 programs and new developments, Vacation Express is also celebrating their 25th Year Anniversary as part of their trade show series. Many hotel/resort executives and tourism board officials have traveled long distances with them, which serves as a reminder of just how important their work is. MarketWire

WCS to Demo networkWCS Hosted IP Voice at the 2014 Channel Partners Conference
CORAL SPRINGS, FL--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - WCS, a leading global, facilities-based carrier, announced today it will bring its networkWCS Hosted IP Voice solutions to the Channel Partners Conference and Expo from February 26th-28th, 2014 at the Venetian and Sands Expo Hall in Las Vegas, NV MarketWire

Rsam SRI Delivers Actionable Intelligence for Security Operations Big Data
SECAUCUS, NJ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Rsam, the industry-leading provider of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) platforms, is pleased to announce the successful launch and market adoption of the company's solution for security operations big data -- Rsam Security Risk Intelligence (SRI). MarketWire

Customers Bank Adds Two High-Profile Veteran Bankers to Its New York Metro Private and Commercial Banking Division
WYOMISSING, PA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Customers Bank added two commercial banking veterans of the New York Metropolitan area with more than 50 years of combined experience to join the bank's Private and Commercial Banking Division in New York City. MarketWire

SafetyChain Software's GFSI Approved Vendor Program Webinar Attracts Hundreds of Food Safety Professionals -- Archive Now Available
SAN RAFAEL, CA --(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - SafetyChain Software, the leader in Food Safety Chain Management solutions that automate, streamline and improve food safety and quality assurance (FSQA), is excited to announce another successful webinar in its 2014 Food Safety and Quality Assurance (FSQA) Leadership Series MarketWire

AMD Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $600 Million of Senior Notes
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has agreed to sell $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 in a private offering. AMD intends to close the transaction on or around February 26, 2014. MarketWire

Core-Mark Announces Fourth Quarter & Year-End 2013 Investor Call
Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: CORE), announced today that it will release its earnings before the market opens on Thursday February 27, 2014 for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 and will host an investor call later that morning at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time. This call may be accessed by dialing 1-800-588-4973 using the code 36474323 MarketWire

Mitchell to Acquire FAIRPAY Solutions
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty (P&C) claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced that it will acquire FAIRPAY Solutions, an industry-leader in workers' compensation, liability and auto cost containment and payment integrity services MarketWire

Colorado HealthOP Encourages Colorado's Moms to Get Covered
Colorado HealthOP, Colorado's first statewide nonprofit health insurance cooperative, reports that 1 in 5 women enrolling in its plans are moms -- women with at least one dependent. Because the new healthcare law affords women with children more comprehensive healthcare options that are tailored to their needs, Colorado HealthOP is committed to helping more moms get covered. MarketWire

NADP Encouraged by Early FFM Enrollments but Says, "There's Still Work to Be Done"
Some 96 percent of enrollees in stand-alone dental plans (SADPs) are adults 18 to 64 according to data released by HHS last week for states where Marketplaces are operated by the Federally-facilitated Marketplace or FFM. In those states, 21.8 percent of all enrollees (421,941) selected a SADP in addition to their medical plan MarketWire

Con Edison Reports 2013 Earnings
Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE: ED) today reported 2013 net income for common stock of $1,062 million or $3.62 a share compared with $1,138 million or $3.88 a share in 2012 MarketWire

Ingram Micro Partners With Operation Jump Start to Give Back to Long Beach Schools
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in supply-chain and mobile device lifecycle services, partnered with local nonprofit organization Operation Jump Start (OJS) for a charity event earlier this month to benefit Long Beach-area schools as part of the company's North American Executive Kickoff and Sales Meeting MarketWire

Xact Data Discovery Adds Domestic Managed Review Services to Suite of Discovery Offerings
Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of discovery and data management services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, announced today the addition of a domestic review option as part of its managed document review services offering MarketWire

Prima BioMed and Neopharm Group Execute Final Agreement for CVac License
Prima BioMed Ltd (ASX: PRR) (NASDAQ: PBMD) ("Prima", the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has finalized an agreement with Neopharm Group ("Neopharm") for an exclusive license ("License") to market and sell CVac™, a personalized immunocellular therapeutic under investigation for the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer, in Israel and the Palestinian Authority. MarketWire

The 3 Best Cards for Dining Out, Ranked by, a leading authority on credit cards, announced the best dining credit cards on the market today. Dining credit cards offer consumers an easy way to save by allowing cardholders to earn rewards, points, or credit for every dollar they spend on meals at restaurants MarketWire

DataJack Announces Reverse Stock Split
DataJack, Inc. (OTCQB: DJAK), (the "Company") announced today that it has filed a Certificate of Amendment to its Articles of Incorporation (the "Certificate of Amendment"), with the Secretary of State of the State of Nevada, to effect a 1-for-20 reverse stock split of the its common stock (the "Reverse Stock Split"). MarketWire

Let Your Dessert Table Bloom
(Family Features) Let springtime blossoms bloom on your dessert plate. Cupcakes make a great and easy foundation for trying new things. With a small surface to work with, you can top your treat with one fabulous larger-scale flower or multiple smaller-scale flowers to showcase your skills, practice decorating techniques or even experiment with color and arrangement. MarketWire

Set Your Sights on Eye Health
(Family Features) You head to the doctor for a fever or a physical and to the dentist for a sore tooth or a cleaning, but what about your eye health? If words on the page seem a bit out of focus, or your night vision isn't as sharp as it used to be, do you head to the eye doctor? You may not, but you should. MarketWire

Spiritual Leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to Answer Your Questions in Twitter TownHall
News SummaryIn the lead-up to the International Day of Happiness, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, a global humanitarian and an iconic spiritual leader will answer questions close to your mind and heart at the first Twitter chat on Sunday, Feb 23 at 9 a.m. PT, 12 p.m. ET MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Completion of Follow-On Offering Including Exercise of Underwriters' Option
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE: NNA), an owner and operator of tanker vessels, announced today the completion of its follow-on public offering of 14,950,000 shares of its common stock at $3.85 per share, raising gross proceeds of $57.6 million. These figures include 1,950,000 shares sold pursuant to the underwriters' option, which was exercised in full. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix Offers Guests a Home Base With the Spring Training Getaway Package
A tribute to the Southwest's Cactus League, The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix has introduced a limited-time Spring Training Getaway Package for baseball enthusiasts who follow Arizona's beloved spring training season. MarketWire

Grande Lakes Orlando Announces New Culinary, Spa and Meetings Offerings for 2014
Continuing its commitment to providing world-class experiences for its guests, Grande Lakes Orlando will launch multi-phase renovations at both The Ritz-Carlton and JW Marriott Orlando that will see the debut of Highball & Harvest at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando in July 2014 and Whisper Creek Kitchen at JW Marriott Orlando in Fall 2014 MarketWire

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Serena Williams and Other World Renowned Tennis Players Hold Court at Fifth Annual Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami All-Star Charity Tennis Event
The 2013 Sony Open men's and women's champions return to The Cliff Drysdale Tennis Center at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami for the fifth consecutive year in an unprecedented, intimate gathering of the world's top tennis players MarketWire

unite4:good and Variety Announce Additional "unite4:humanity"Award Recipients
unite4:good (, the global movement for humanity, announces Martin Scorsese as the recipient of the Variety Creative Conscience Award, Demi Lovato as the recipient of the Young Luminary Award and John Sykes as the recipient of the Media Social Visionary Award at the first ever unite4:humanity event in association with Variety (www.variety MarketWire

cei (Coating Excellence International) Adds Staff to Enhance Its Market Leading Pet Food Packaging Team
cei (Coating Excellence International), a market leading flexible and technical products packaging company, is pleased to announce a recent addition to its market leading Pet Food Packaging Team. MarketWire

Inaccuracies May Cost 1 in 5 DIYers More Than $400 on Average
One billion dollars. That's how much taxpayers who prepare their own tax returns could be leaving on the table. A recent H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) Second Look® review study revealed that when taxpayers prepare their own tax returns, about 1 in 5 of them left money on the table. MarketWire

Mattson Technology, Inc. Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2013
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Corporation to Present at the KBW Boston Bank Conference
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) today announced that it will participate as a presenter at the 2014 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Boston Bank Conference on February 27, 2014. MarketWire

Handheld Hospitality Appoints Marriott International COO to Its Board and Announces SmartGuest App Collaboration
HandHeld Hospitality™, LLC a leading forerunner in mobile technology for hotels, announced today the board appointment and investment partnership with Bob McCarthy, COO of Marriott International, Inc., who has announced his retirement from Marriott, effective February 2014 MarketWire

Covanta Holding Corporation Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Due 2024
Covanta Holding Corporation, a Delaware corporation (NYSE: CVA) (the "Company" or "Covanta"), today announced the pricing of its underwritten registered public offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2024 (the "Note Offering") MarketWire

Energy Efficiency Innovator HPEV, Inc. Reveals Its Burgeoning Patent Portfolio
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), an innovator in energy efficiency and heat dispersion technologies, announced some details of its patent portfolio that represents what industry insiders have already called a "game changing" technology MarketWire

Cut Winter Cancellations and Patient No-Shows With Telemedicine
You're the doctor, so you dig out of the snow and make the treacherous drive to your office only to find a voicemail full of patient cancellations. If your dedication to patient care is met with icy opposition, you're not alone. Healthcare practices across the country are seeing record highs in patient cancellations and no-shows due to extreme winter weather MarketWire

HASCO Medical, Inc. Shareholder Update
HASCO Medical, Inc. (OTCQB: HASC),, a company that conducts sales of handicap accessible vans, parts, service and rental operations in eighteen locations from Maine to Florida and sales of medical equipment and supplies in Florida announced today that it has filed an amended Annual Report on Form 10-K/A for the year ended December 31, 2012 MarketWire

ProductionHUB, Inc. Announces the Inaugural "PRO100 List"
ProductionHUB, Inc., (ProHUB) releases the "Pro100 2014 List," announcing the 100 most popular profiles on the website. MarketWire

New ISR Report Uncovers Significant Clinical Development Activity, Opportunity in Brazilian Market
Industry Standard Research (ISR) released a new market research report this week entitled "Brazil: Clinical Development Country Profile." The report provides insight into the clinical trial environment in Brazil, sponsor and service provider activities in the region, as well as the Brazilian population health status. MarketWire

Energy Efficiency Innovator HPEV, Inc. Brings Co-Founder Mark Hodowanec on as Chief Technology Officer
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), an innovator in energy efficiency and heat removal technologies, announced today that its co-founder, Mark Hodowanec has joined the Company to serve as Chief Technology Officer. Hodowanec will play a key role in driving customer relationships, shaping HPEV's technology strategy and further developing the Company's patent portfolio MarketWire

Siren Star Enterprises Announces: Fashion Icon Inner Beauty Expert(TM) Lorelei Shellist Launches Empowerment Programs for Women and Is Featured in Find Bliss Magazine
Fashion Icon Inner Beauty Expert™ Lorelei Shellist launches empowerment programs for women assisting them in finding their own individual, authentic style by guiding them to go inside and re-member their own innate beauty. MarketWire

Hansen Medical Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Results
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in intravascular robotics, today reported recent business highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Meratrim(R), as Found in iSatori's Meratrim(R) Platinum+, Revels in Massive Exposure After Being Featured on a Popular Doctor's TV Show
iSatori, Inc. (OTCQB: IFIT), an emerging leader in the development and marketing of scientifically engineered nutritional supplements for healthier lifestyles, today announced a massive surge in demand for their already popular Meratrim® weight-loss product, Meratrim® Platinum+ (, after the national airing of Meratrim® on the widely viewed Dr. Oz health show MarketWire

Masimo Unveils iSpO2(R) Pulse Oximeter for Android(TM)
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced that its award-winning iSpO2® pulse oximeter is now available for Android™, along with the companion iSpO2 app downloaded from the Google Play™ Store MarketWire

OSF Global Services to Host Webinar: Replatforming for Omnichannel Excellence
IT professional services provider OSF Global Services announced today it will host a webinar on March 11th on the topic of Replatforming for Omnichannel Excellence. The free webinar will begin at 11:00 AM EST and can be viewed globally. MarketWire

ePals(TM) Announces Partnership With Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage to Offer Digital Cultural Exchange
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN), an education media and social learning company, today announces a partnership with the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, part of the world's largest museum and research complex MarketWire

Advanced Cannabis Solutions Announces Consulting Agreement
Advanced Cannabis Solutions (ACS) (OTCQB: CANN) announced today that it has signed an agreement to provide comprehensive consulting services to a significant investor group in Canada. This group is involved in the start-up and operation of a large cannabis production operation serving the Canadian medical marijuana marketplace MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Reports Results for the Year and Quarter Ended December 31, 2013 and Announces Acquisition of Panamax Drybulk Vessel
Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESEA), an owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk and containerized cargoes, announced today its results for the three month period and full year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

McKellar McGowan Launch Company With Four Major Development Projects
Christopher S. McKellar, president of McKellar Development, and Timothy J. McGowan, president of Ashbrook Communities, formed a strategic alliance to found McKellar McGowan, LLC, a real estate development company located in San Diego. Christopher S. McKellar is the CEO and Timothy J. McGowan is the president of the company. MarketWire Security Conference Adds Viscount Systems (OTCQB: VSYS) to Presenters; Speakers Discuss Key Security Issues Including Biodefense, Biometrics and Cybersecurity, an investor research and news portal covering leading sectors including technology and defense, announces new speakers and presenters for its upcoming Security and Defense Conference, "Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security," to be held live in New York and online on March 11, 2014. MarketWire

Mizuho Expands Investment Banking Platform With Senior Power & Utilities Appointment
Mizuho Bank (Mizuho) today announced the appointment of Peter Bickford as a Managing Director in its U.S. Power & Utilities Corporate and Investment Banking Group. Mr. Bickford will provide Mizuho's power sector clients with high-level strategic advisory and execution capabilities, working with both new and existing clients to initiate banking and capital markets mandates MarketWire

McGuire Real Estate Associates Attending International Luxury Real Estate Event
McGuire Real Estate is taking part in a prestigious international real estate event February 23-25 at Wynn Las Vegas. The company will have five representatives participating in the 2014 Luxury Portfolio SUMMIT MarketWire

ChyronHego's BlueNet(TM) Workflow to Bring State-of-the-Art Graphics to the University of Miami
ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR) today announced that the University of Miami -- one of the top-ranked research universities in the nation -- will furnish its on-campus Broadcast Center with ChyronHego's end-to-end BlueNet™ graphics production workflow MarketWire Awarded Google Trusted Store Badge
swimsuitsforall, a leading women's swimwear online retailer, was recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. To help shoppers identify online merchants that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Trusted Store badge is awarded to ecommerce sites that demonstrate a track record of ontime shipping and excellent customer service. MarketWire

Century Reports 2013 Financial Results
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) reported a net loss of $9.7 million ($0.11 per basic and diluted common share) for the fourth quarter of 2013. Cost of sales for the quarter included a benefit of $16.6 million related to deferred power contract liability amortization and a $9.0 million benefit related to lower of cost or market inventory adjustments MarketWire

Bolinger Law Firm Opens New Office in Southlake, Texas
Respected attorney Brad Bolinger is pleased to announce the grand opening of Bolinger Law Firm in Southlake. Bolinger Law Firm is a premier law firm specializing in corporate and tax law, oil and gas, probate, and estate planning. MarketWire

Trapezoid to Introduce Trust Visibility Engine at RSA 2014
Trapezoid Inc. (, an emerging enterprise cybersecurity company specializing in trust data visibility, today announced its plans to launch the Trapezoid® Trust Visibility Engine at the RSA 2014 Conference, February 24-28 in San Francisco, Calif MarketWire

Amelia Island Celebrates "Big Break Florida" Reality Series With Exciting Range of Golf Packages
On Monday, February 24, the Golf Channel's "Big Break" reality competition series will kick-off its new season on Amelia Island Florida. Filmed at the recently renovated Omni Amelia Island Plantation and various additional spots around the island, "Big Break Florida" will feature a cast of 12 women golfers competing for a chance to play alongside the world's top golfers. MarketWire

Calabash Cove Offers Romantic Proposal Package as ABC TV's "The Bachelor" Returns to Saint Lucia for Its Final Rose Ceremony
Found the right person? Bring them to the right place. Whether you're planning to "pop the question" -- or simply refuel the flames -- Calabash Cove Resort & Spa presents its limited-time Red Rose Proposal Offer to commemorate the return of ABC TV's "The Bachelor" to Saint Lucia for the show's final rose ceremony MarketWire

Center4(TM) Announces Grand Opening of New Event & Meeting Space
Center4, an initiative to connect tech ventures and nonprofits to accelerate technology innovation for social good, today announces the grand opening of its state of the art event and meeting space in midtown Manhattan MarketWire

Latteno Food Releases Preliminary Numbers for 4th Quarter Financials
Latteno Food Corp. (OTC Pink: LATF) is pleased to announce that preliminary Fourth Quarter financials for 2013 shows record numbers for LATF shareholders. MarketWire

Dorchester Minerals, L.P. Announces 2013 Results
Dorchester Minerals, L.P. (the "Partnership") (NASDAQ: DMLP) announced today the Partnership's net income for the year ended December 31, 2013 of $43,576,000, or $1.37 per common unit. MarketWire

Media Alert: InMobi Executives at Mobile World Congress 2014, Barcelona, Spain
WHO: InMobi Experts @ MWC 2014 WHEN: February 24-27, 2014 WHERE: Mobile World Congress 2014 Barcelona, SpainInMobi @ MWC: Location 8 MarketWire

AgreeYa Solutions to Unveil the All New SocialXtend(TM) at SharePoint Conference 2014
AgreeYa Solutions, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and a global provider of software, solutions and services for businesses across industries, will showcase a new version of SocialXtend™ -- its category-leading enterprise intranet and social collaboration tool at SharePoint Conference, March 3-6, 2014, in Las Vegas. MarketWire

Versus Unveils Business Intelligence Software Automated by RTLS, Featured in Live Experience Center at HIMSS14
Versus Technology, Inc. (OTC Pink: VSTI) is celebrating 25 years of successful workflow automation in healthcare and the debut of several advancements in its Real-time Locating System (RTLS) at the annual Health Information Management Systems Society conference (HIMSS14), February 24-27, 2014 in Orlando, Fla. MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Reminds Shareholders of Deadlines for Rights Offering
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. ("Oxford Lane" or "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) (NASDAQ: OXLCP) (NASDAQ: OXLCO) is reminding shareholders of each of the following relevant deadlines in connection with the Company's non-transferrable rights offering to purchase shares of common stock of the Company that commenced on January 23, 2014 (the "Offering"): MarketWire

Mindpix Expands to Nation's Fast-Growing Music, Entertainment and Technology Hub -- Nashville, TN
Mindpix Corporation (OTC Pink: 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

ecoATM(R) Expands Law Enforcement Relations Team With Appointment of Retired Chief of Police Michael McCann
ecoATM®, the company behind the nationwide network of automated electronics recycling kiosks, today announced Chief (ret.) Michael McCann has joined the company as a Director of Law Enforcement Relations. A graduate of the FBI National Academy, Director McCann brings over 25 years of law enforcement and leadership experience to the ecoATM team MarketWire

PITOOEY! Announces the Acquisition of RAADR Social Media Monitoring Software
PITOOEY!, Inc. (OTCBB: PTOO) (OTCQB: PTOO) is pleased to announce the acquisition of RAADR, an Internet-based monitoring tool to assist small businesses and individuals in monitoring and analyzing social media postings about them or their family members. MarketWire

Columbus, Ohio Named Top 7 Finalist for Intelligent Community Award
For the second year in a row, Columbus, Ohio has been named to the 2014 Top 7 Intelligent Communities' list, and Capaciti Networks, a division of Competitive Companies, Inc. (OTCBB: CCOP) (OTCQB: CCOP) is again instrumental in the city's Intelligent Community efforts. MarketWire

NAFTA Summit Update: Canada's Leading Union Joins Civil Society Organizations to Call on "Three Amigos" to Include Human and Labour Rights in Summit Discussions
Canada's leading union, UFCW Canada, has joined an international network of civil society organizations - including Colectivo PND-Migracion, Foro Migraciones and the RTDT network - to call on the "Three Amigos" to integrate human and labour rights into the NAFTA agenda. MarketWire

Blue Sky Network to Debut Advanced Variable Response (AVR) Geo-Fencing Capabilities at Heli-Expo 2014
Blue Sky Network announced today that its new AVR (advanced variable response) geo-fencing capabilities will be demonstrated at the upcoming HAI Heli-Expo tradeshow in Anaheim, California, February 25 - 26, 2014, Booth 2609 MarketWire

Aubra(TM) Coverage Expands Significantly
Afaxys Pharmaceuticals' oral contraceptive, MarketWire

National Bankshares, Inc. Posts Record Earnings for 2013
National Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: NKSH) today announced that it had record net income of $17.79 million for the twelve months ended December 31, 2013, an increase over the nearly $17.75 million earned in 2012. The 2013 return on average assets and return on average equity were 1.63% and 11.90%, respectively. Basic earnings per share in 2013 remained consistent with the prior year at $2.56 MarketWire

Emineo Marketing Group Keys to Success 2014
Emineo Marketing Group ( is a Houston-based marketing firm that is benefitting from continued success with its established retail program. 2013 was a record breaking year for Emineo Marketing Group and 2014 looks like it will far surpass their projected growth MarketWire

Dailybreak Media Adds Pinterest Amplification to Social Engagement Arsenal
Dailybreak Media, the native engagement platform designed to drive brand participation and consumer action at scale, now offers Pinterest integration in its arsenal of social engagement solutions aimed at amplifying engagement via gamified content. Its first deployment of this latest innovation is for Southwest Media Group, which is overseeing an upcoming tourism campaign. MarketWire

PPL Electric Utilities Keynotes 11th Annual ARCOS Conference
ARCOS LLC and its co-host American Electric Power have invited PPL Electric Utilities' Ed Pringle to keynote the 11th Annual ARCOS Conference where he will show utility professionals how PPL Electric Utilities recently integrated outage-management and callout technology with the goal of speeding up power restoration. MarketWire

Cyvera Launches New TRAPS XP Agent to Protect Microsoft Windows XP Users
Cyvera Ltd, the developer of innovative cyber defense solutions to stop Zero-Day attacks, has released TRAPS XP, a software agent designed to prevent cyber-attacks on endpoints running the Legacy Microsoft Windows XP and embedded XP operating systems MarketWire

Novothermic's NVX 2060 Dishwasher Heat Exchanger Wins the Kitchen Innovations(R) 2014 Award Presented by the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show(R)!
Novothermic's NVX 2060 Dishwasher Heat Exchanger has just been selected among the recipients of the National Restaurant Association's Kitchen Innovation Awards 2014, which recognizes cutting-edge advancements in kitchen equipment for the foodservice industry. MarketWire

PharmaJanes(TM) (OTCBB: AEGY), in Affiliation With Medical Greens (OTC Pink: SKTO) Announces Expanded Delivery Service Area
Alternative Energy Partners (OTCBB: AEGY) (OTCQB: AEGY), doing business as PharmaJanes™ ("the Company"), working in conjunction with its partner, SK3 Group (OTC Pink: SKTO), is pleased to announce that its e-commerce order servicing platform (, has expanded its delivery service area to include additional zip code areas in California. MarketWire

U-Swirl, Inc. Acquires Fuzzy Peach Frozen Yogurt, Expanding Store Network by 6%
U-Swirl, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRL) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, U-SWIRL International, which operates and franchises self-serve frozen yogurt cafés, has acquired the business assets of Fuzzy Peach Franchising, LLC MarketWire

Gigya Finishes 2013 on Torrid Pace, Processed More Than 800 Million Logins in Single Year
Gigya, the Connected Consumer Management Suite, today announced that it processed over 800 million logins via its Registration-as-a-Service and Social Login products across Gigya client websites and applications -- a 72 percent increase over 2012. Since 2009, Gigya has processed more than 1.5 billion logins. MarketWire

Houston Wire & Cable Company Joins Affiliated Distributors
Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ: HWCC) is excited to announce its membership with Affiliated Distributors (AD), a dynamic community of independent distributors and manufacturers of construction and industrial products. This partnership will provide enhanced support and resources to help accelerate growth for both businesses MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Study: Wisconsin's Affluent Feel They Need $2.3 Million to Achieve Ideal Retirement Lifestyle

Stevia Corp. Enters Hemp Industry as the United States Farm Bill Changes the U.S. Legislative Position on Hemp
Stevia Corp. (OTCQB: STEV) ("Stevia Corp" or the "Company"), a farm management company focused on the economic development of products that support healthy lifestyle, is pleased to offer insights regarding key aspects of planned expansions. MarketWire

CDI Energy Products Polymer Materials Tested and Evaluated to API Standards
CDI Energy Products, a leading global supplier of mission-critical sealing solutions and ancillary metal components, recently announced the evaluation of several elastomers and thermoplastic materials to an API (American Petroleum Institute) standard MarketWire

Enacomm Fast-Tracks Innovative Offerings in Financial and Prepaid Industries With Hire of David Anderson as Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Enacomm, Inc., a leading provider of voice processing infrastructure, customer self-service applications and services that enable multimodal, intelligent customer interactions, today announced the hire of seasoned marketing expert David Anderson, who will serve as Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer MarketWire

Catapult Unveils Spring Board
Catapult International announced today that it has launched Spring Board, a Bid and RFQ data mapping solution for ocean carriers, airlines, and freight forwarders. MarketWire

Progress Watch Corp Retains Ernest D. Buff & Associates, LLC
Progress Watch Corporation (PINK SHEETS: PROW) has retained top intellectual property law firm Ernest D. Buff & Associates, LLC to negotiate a final agreement with TeleDNA Communications Pvt Ltd headquartered in India MarketWire

For Your Calendar: 125th Annual Convention of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) - March 30-April 2, 2014
The world's Reform rabbis will convene in Chicago Sunday, March 30, through Wednesday, April 2, 2014, for the 125th Convention of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR). The CCAR is the representative organization of nearly 2,000 Reform rabbis, the world's largest group of Jewish clergy. MarketWire

DTI Knowledge Solutions Adds Charlotte to Its Document Review and Knowledge Center Network
DTI ( the nation's largest privately held independent provider of e-discovery, legal process outsourcing and facilities management services, has expanded its network of highly secure Knowledge Centers to now include Charlotte, North Carolina. This latest center of excellence joins the DTI family through the previously announced acquisition of Applied Discovery. MarketWire

Alexandria Drills 142.50 g/t Gold Over 0.3 m in Its Winter Exploration Drill Program, Val D'or
Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: AZX) (FRANKFURT: A9D) (PINKSHEETS: ALXDF) is pleased to report on its winter exploration activities, including assay results from its recent drill program on the Akasaba and adjacent Valdora properties. MarketWire

Bayport International Holdings, Inc. Announces the Signing of Contract to Purchase Interest in the Fogle Lease Five Well Oil Gas Lease Prospect
Bayport International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: BAYP) -- Bayport International Holdings is pleased to announce the signing of contract to acquire 5.0% working interest and 3.75% net revenue in each of the five wells in a new drilling program in the Fogle Lease, Forest County, Pennsylvania MarketWire

Enhancing Peer-to-Peer Fundraising for Nonprofits, Turnkey Promotions and LIVEALITY Announce Partnership
Turnkey Promotions and LIVEALITY have announced a partnership that enhances peer-to-peer fundraising for nonprofit event directors, sponsors, donors, and participants. MarketWire

Medinas Holding B.V. Has Decided to Seek a Listing on the NASDAQ Dubai
Global Equity International, Inc. (OTCQB: GEQU) and its fully owned subsidiary Global Equity Partners Plc., a specialist consultancy firm with offices located in Dubai and London is pleased to announce that today the Company has signed a contract and agreed on a strategy with Medinas Holding BV, to assist with taking the Company to the public markets of Dubai (NASDAQ Dubai). MarketWire

U.S. Department of State Director & CEO of Emergent Leaders Network Daniella Foster to Be Interviewed Live Today on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW1190AM
The Traders Network show broadcasted on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW1190AM KFXR is proud to announce special guest, U.S. Department of State Director and CEO / Co-founder of Emergent Leaders Network Daniella Foster MarketWire

Evena Medical Announces Expanded Distribution of Eyes-On(TM) Glasses in Middle East and North Africa; Raises $5M Equity Investment
Evena Medical, a leader in the development of high-definition imaging for precision venous access, today announced it has finalized an agreement with a major distribution partner to distribute its products in 15 countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Evena has also recently received a $5 million tranche of the company's planned $15 million Series B financing MarketWire

New York Yankees Tickets Available at
Single-game tickets for the New York Yankees will go on sale on Monday February 24th at 10 a.m. Derek Jeter, captain and shortstop of the team, announced that 2014 will be his last season. His last home game will be Thursday, September 25th. The Yankees will end their season similar to last year; with three games at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts MarketWire

Rand Notes GiveGab's Growth in User Base and University Adoption for Its Social Network for Volunteers and SciAps Launch of World's First Handheld LIBS Spectrometer
Rand Capital Corporation ( (NASDAQ: RAND), a Buffalo, New York based Business Development Company (BDC) and Small Business Investment Company (SBIC), notes that Ithaca, New York based portfolio company, GiveGab, Inc. (www.givegab MarketWire

Tenaris Announces 2013 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BMV: TS) (MILAN: TEN) ("Tenaris") today announced its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 with comparison to its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2012. MarketWire

Silex Technology Brings Wi-Fi Connectivity to Traditionally Wired Devices With New SX-680
Silex Technology America, Inc., a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today released the Silex Technology SX-680, a high-performance, 2x2 embedded wireless bridge module. With the SX-680, device developers can add reliable Wi-Fi to devices with an existing wired LAN interface MarketWire

Protingent Earns Top 2% Staffing Company for Service Quality in Inavero's 2014 Best of Staffing(R) Award
Protingent® (, a top provider of highly-skilled engineering, telecom and IT talent, today announced it has been named as one of Inavero's 2014 Best of Staffing® Award winners MarketWire

Qualtrics Reveals Plans to Launch Qualtrics Innovation Exchange
News SynopsisLeading the charge to disrupt the multi-billion-dollar global research industry, Qualtrics today revealed its vision for a revolutionary new service, the Qualtrics Innovation Exchange MarketWire

The National Press Club Hosts Global Leadership Challenges: Innovation Strategies and Regulatory Perspectives
The Executive Next Practices Institute (ENP), an innovation think tank for C-level business executives to review new leadership and business strategies, has teamed up with The National Press Club and Global Business News to present "Global Leadership Challenges: Innovation Strategies and Regulatory Perspectives" on March 5 at The National Press Club in Washington MarketWire

Beckon Launches to Fight Marketing Data Overload With Easiest Way Ever to Organize and Evaluate What Works Best With Just a CC:
Marketers want to be more accountable and spend their marketing dollars wisely, but they struggle to make sense of the immense amount of data from multiple sources now available to them for analysis MarketWire

NEWave Expands Presence in North Dakota at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge
An incredibly successful start of the year continues for NEWave®, the leading compliance and efficiency software supplier to the gaming industry. Now the company has expanded its presence in North Dakota, installing several modules of its award-winning myCompliance Manager™ and myRevenue Manager™ Software suites at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge in New Town. MarketWire

Vishay Extends TANTAMOUNT(R) TR3 and 293D Series Solid Tantalum SMD Chip Capacitors With Industry-High 75 V Ratings
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has extended its TANTAMOUNT® low-ESR TR3 and standard industrial-grade 293D series of solid tantalum surface-mount chip capacitors with higher ratings up to 75 V in the B, C, D, E, V, and W case sizes MarketWire

Manalto Launches Social Media Management Platform Offering Enterprise-Grade Solutions at Scale
Manalto ( today launched a new social media ERP system that offers a comprehensive solution to enterprise social media management MarketWire

Sumo Logic Launches Enterprise Security Analytics to Detect and Investigate Cyber-Attacks
Sumo Logic, the next generation machine data intelligence company, today announced Sumo Logic Enterprise Security Analytics to rapidly uncover cyber-attacks, detect and prevent breaches and reduce the costs of maintaining compliance. MarketWire

The Borders Lodge Managed by Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Completes $1.6 Million Renovation
Wyndham Vacation Rentals®, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rental business and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), today announced that The Borders Lodge in Beaver Creek, Colo. has completed a $1.6 million interior renovation funded by its Homeowners' Association MarketWire

Timesys Reinforces Commitment to Yocto Project
Timesys Corporation (, provider of easy-to-use and affordable embedded Linux solutions and world-class professional services and training, today announced that the company has reengaged with the Yocto Project. MarketWire Announces 'Navigating Marketing Automation' Workshop in Boston on March 14th today announced that it will be hosting 'Navigating Marketing Automation' at The Seaport Hotel in Boston on March 14th. The event's programming is tailored for mid- to senior-level professionals who are tasked with selecting, implementing and optimizing marketing automation software and marketing technology ecosystems. MarketWire

Five Days to a Fitter, Healthier You
(Family Features) If kicking off a life-changing fitness and nutrition program seems daunting, try taking smaller steps to make it feel more manageable. MarketWire

Heart Healthy Dinners
(Family Features) With risk factors for heart disease on the rise, it has never been more important to incorporate heart-healthy meals into your family's diet. MarketWire

Solos Endoscopy to Begin Distribution of Its Endoscopic Instruments in Canada
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (OTC Pink: SNDY), a provider of quality innovative healthcare instruments to hospitals across the United States, is pleased to announce that the company has commenced negotiations with a Canadian distributor to sell its endoscopic instruments including the MammoView® devices in Canada. MarketWire

AccelOps Cloud Security Survey Finds Network Security Trails Behind Cloud Usage
AccelOps, an analytics-driven IT Operations Management provider for cloud and virtualized infrastructures, today announced its global survey of 140 IT security professionals found that while cloud usage continues to rise, cloud security remains stagnant MarketWire

AppFolio Property Manager Launches Online Leasing Flow and Mobile Inspections at No Extra Cost to Customers
AppFolio Property Manager, provider of Web-based property management software, announces today two new features that are directly built into the platform at no charge to customers. The company is the first software provider to offer an Online Leasing Flow and Mobile Inspections included with the existing software service MarketWire

Winter 2014 Guide to Lake Tahoe: What to Do and Where to Stay This Winter in Lake Tahoe
With fresh powder on the ground, and more on the way, Lake Tahoe is once again the place to be this winter. Today,, Lake Tahoe's busiest travel & tourism site, announced the best things to do and places to stay during this winter's Tahoe vacation. MarketWire

Thompson Creek Metals Company Achieves Commercial Production at Mt. Milligan and Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (NYSE: TC) (TSX: TCM) (the "Company" or "Thompson Creek"), a diversified North American mining company, announced today that its Mt MarketWire

Össur - Annual Report 2013
Announcement from Össur hf.No:05/2014 Reykjavik, 20 February 2014     Enclosed a PDF version of the Annual Report 2013 Össur Annual Report 2013This announcement is distributed by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions on behalf of NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions clients GlobeNewswire

WESTCHESTER, Ill., February 20, 2014 - Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, will present at the Consumer Analyst Group of Europe (CAGE) Conference on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in London. GlobeNewswire

Eastman Board Approves $1 Billion Share Repurchases and Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
    KINGSPORT, Tenn., Feb. 20, 2014 - The Board of Directors of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has approved the repurchase of up to an additional $1 billion of Eastman common stock. The Board of Directors also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per share on the company's common stock GlobeNewswire

Creso Exploration (CSE:CXT) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, February 20, 2014 - Creso Exploration (CSE:CXT) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, formerly known as the Canadian National Stock Exchange. Creso previously traded under the same symbol on the TSX Venture Exchange. GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Annual General Meeting 14 March 2014
Announcement from Össur hf.No:4/2014Reykjavik, 20 February 2014 GlobeNewswire

Hubbell To Host Investor Conference
SHELTON, CT.  (February 20, 2014) -Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:  HUBA, HUBB) will host an investor conference on Thursday, February 27, 2014 beginning at 9:00 AM EST and concluding at 12:00 PM EST GlobeNewswire

SFL - Invitation to Presentation of 4Q 2013 Results
Ship Finance International Limited ("Ship Finance") (NYSE: SFL) plans to release its preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter 2013 on Thursday February 27, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Pordes Residential to Lead Sales and Marketing at Eco-Friendly, Beachfront Real Estate Project in the Bahamas
MIAMI, FL --(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Pordes Residential Sales and Marketing has been selected to lead the sales and marketing efforts at Schooner Bay in the Bahamas. Schooner Bay, located on the shores of Great Abaco, Bahamas, is a revolutionary, sustainable real estate development that implements eco-friendly methods of building and community living.  MarketWire

Epilepsy Foundation Calls for Increased Medical Marijuana Access and Research
LANDOVER, MD--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - As parents and as advocates, we feel an urgency to respond and take action on an issue that has been brought to the Epilepsy Foundation from individuals we serve across the country -- the use of marijuana to treat epilepsy MarketWire

HPV-Positive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx Patients' Recurrence Differs From HPV-Negative Patients

Unilateral Radiation Therapy for Advanced Stage Tonsil Cancer Results in Favorable Outcomes
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Limiting radiation therapy to lymph nodes on one side of the neck for advanced tonsil cancer resulted in good local regional control and no cancer recurrence on the untreated side, according to research presented today at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium MarketWire

Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients Report Benefit in Salivary Function With Reduction of Radiation Dose to Bilateral IB Lymph Nodes
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - For head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy, a reduction in the amount of radiation treatment volume to the submandibular (level IB) lymph nodes resulted in better patient-reported salivary function, according to research presented today at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium MarketWire

Patients With Oropharyngeal Cancer Report Quality of Voice and Speech Affected Post-Treatment
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Oropharyngeal cancer patients treated with combined chemotherapy and radiation therapy reported a decrease in their voice and speech quality (VSQ) for up to one year after the completion of treatment, according to research presented today at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium MarketWire

Study Offers Preliminary Evidence That Limiting Radiation to Major Salivary Glands in Head and Neck Cancer Patients Is Feasible and Safe
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Avoiding the contralateral submandibular gland during radiation therapy is feasible and safe with advanced stage, node positive head and neck cancers and base of tongue lesions, according to research presented today at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium. MarketWire

Mutant-Allele Tumor Heterogeneity, HPV Status in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients Are Effective Markers of Improved Patient Outcome

Data Indicates That HPV-Positive Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients Are Nearly Twice as Likely to Survive as HPV-Negative Patients
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - A retrospective analysis of oropharyngeal patients with recurrence of disease after primary therapy in the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) studies 0129 or 0522 found that HPV-positive patients had a higher overall survival (OS) rate than HPV-negative patients (at two years post-treatment, 54.6 percent vs. 27 MarketWire

Daily Humidification of the Mouth and Throat Region During Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer Reduces Mucositis and Hospitalization
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Patients who received daily humidification of the mouth and throat region beginning from day one of radiation therapy treatment spent nearly 50 percent fewer days in the hospital to manage their side effects, according to research presented today at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium. MarketWire

Historic Inns of Annapolis Showcases Annapolis Destination Weddings at Wedding Fair
ANNAPOLIS, MD--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - The Historic Inns of Annapolis celebrates their 11th Annual Downtown Annapolis Wedding Fair on Sunday March 30th, 2014, by showcasing Annapolis as an ideal location for destination weddings. Forbes Traveler Magazine named Annapolis one of the east coast's "most romantic towns" and every year the city is host to scores of weddings MarketWire

RCI(R) and Disney Vacation Club(R) Renew Multi-Year Affiliation Agreement
Disney Vacation Club recently renewed its multi-year affiliation agreement with RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange with nearly 4,500 affiliated resorts in more than 100 countries. MarketWire

Great Plains Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary Completes Phase 1 of Real Estate Asset Project Ahead of Schedule
Great Plains Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: GTPH) today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Ashland Holdings, LLC, has completed phase 1 of its project pertaining to two recently purchased adjacent parcels of land in Wildwood, Fla. MarketWire

MooresCloud Launches Holiday for the Smart Home in the United States
MooresCloud, an emerging smart home technology provider enabling 'Illumination-as-a-Service', today announced that the company is officially launching in the US. The team from 'down under' at MooresCloud is proud to introduce Holiday, a world-leading product which reimagines the way we use light to decorate our personal spaces. MarketWire

ZL Technologies to Address Dark Data Management for Healthcare at HIMSS 2014 Annual Conference
ZL Technologies, Inc. (ZL), a global leader in managing unstructured Big Data for enterprise-class organizations, will be exhibiting at the HIMSS 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Orlando MarketWire

Cloud Communication Leader Nexmo Positions for Global Growth Welcoming Senior Executives From Technology's Leading Brands
Nexmo, the company that enables enterprises and developers to communicate via cloud services simply and seamlessly with any phone globally, today announced key additions to its executive team. The news follows Nexmo's explosive growth and recent $18 million Series C funding MarketWire

Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon on Reducing Sagging Skin With Arm Lift Surgery
In recent years and for many reasons, the popularity of arm lift surgery (brachioplasty) has skyrocketed. Dr. Turkeltaub, however, has been performing this plastic surgery procedure for more than a quarter of a century on patients who have excessive and lax skin hanging from their arms. This procedure can result in firmer, smoother, more shapely and youthful appearing arms. MarketWire

Romantic Places to Stay in Lake Tahoe Winter 2014: Lodging Options for Sweethearts Listed by
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with a sweetheart to the pristine sanctuary of Lake Tahoe. Enjoy the slow pace and relaxing air of life in the mountains, and find lodging in one of Lake Tahoe's more romantic hotels. Today,, the online guide to Lake Tahoe, released a list of romantic places to stay during winter 2014 in Lake Tahoe MarketWire

123 Group cooperative banks accept the bid for Pohjola shares
OP-Pohjola Group Central CooperativeStock exchange release20 February 2014, 5:00 pm GlobeNewswire

Trevali Announces Commercial Production at Santander
Trevali Mining Corporation ("Trevali" or the "Company") (TSX: TV)(LMA: TV)(OTCQX: TREVF)(FRANKFURT: 4TI) announces that its Santander Zinc-Lead-Silver operations in Peru has achieved commercial production as defined below. Commissioning commenced in Q3-2013 with mill through-put ramping to its current nameplate capacity of 2,000-tonne-per-day. MarketWire

National Dairy Council and the LACTAID(R) Brand Share Solutions to Help Those With Lactose Intolerance During Lactose Intolerance Awareness Month
An estimated 30-50 million Americans believe they are lactose intolerant and often avoid dairy such as milk, cheese and yogurt; and because of it are missing out on key nutrients and health benefits MarketWire

Salutopia to Showcase Interoperability Solution at HIMSS 2014 in Orlando, Booth 4890
Healthcare software innovations company, Salutopia, is showcasing a demonstration of interoperability among electronic medical record (EMR) systems in the upcoming Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS) 2014 Conference & Exhibition on February 23-27, 2014, at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, in Booth 4890 MarketWire

AMD Announces Private Offering of $500 Million of Senior Notes
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it intends to commence a private offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2019. AMD intends to use the net proceeds received in the offering to repurchase up to $425 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 6 MarketWire

EmbroidMe - ASI Survey Says 2013 Corporate Gift Giving Is Up
According to a recent survey conducted by the Advertising Specialty Institute, corporate spending on employees and clients is the highest it's been in four years. Data showed buyers anticipated giving out fewer items, however spending more on each item they did give. MarketWire

Voiceserve Scheduled to Launch Its WebRTC Based RCS Portal at the GSMA
Voiceserve Inc (VSRV) (OTCBB: VSRV) (OTCQB: VSRV) and its Subsidiary Voipswitch a complete VOIP solutions provider, today announced that it will be exhibiting innovative RCS products from its industry-leading portfolio at Mobile World Congress (MWC), to be held February 24-27 in Barcelona, Spain. MarketWire

Two Rivers Provides Water Solutions for Farming in Water Short West
Two Rivers Water & Farming Company (OTCQB: TURV) ("Two Rivers") ( said its business model is beginning to bear fruit, and vegetables, and water. Two Rivers is executing on its business model and converting low value feed crop farmland into high value fruit and vegetable crop production on the same irrigated farmland MarketWire

Bitzio Expands Further on Its Acquisition Strategy -- Announces Second Acquisition to Acquire Sahaja
Bitzio (OTCQB: BTZO), a fashion acquisition company operating under the trade name Democratique, announced today a letter of intent to acquire the designer luxury brand Sahaja. MarketWire

Choose ATL Campaign Takes Next Step With Support of Startup Atlanta
Choose ATL -- a community-driven campaign created to promote Atlanta as the ideal place to live, work and start a company -- has joined forces with Startup Atlanta, the independent business authority incubated by the city. This hybrid effort will take Choose ATL into a new phase, amplifying the inspirational message that was introduced during the first stages of the initiative. MarketWire

NexGen Holdings Reports Results of Operations for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2013
NexGen Holdings Corp (PINKSHEETS: XGEN) announced its consolidated results of operations for its fiscal first quarter ended December 31 2013. MarketWire

Memorial Children's Hospital Selected as Beneficiary of Third Annual Four Winds Invitational
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians and its Four Winds Casinos®, are pleased to announce that proceeds from the third annual Four Winds Invitational will once again be donated to Memorial Children's Hospital™. Funds raised this year will be used to purchase Giraffe Warmers for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit MarketWire

NOVA Chemicals' Notice of 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Release and Conference Call
    NOVA Chemicals Corporation, 1000 Seventh Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2P | 403.750.3600 tel | 403.269.7410 fax GlobeNewswire

Lantheus Medical Imaging to Present at the RBC Capital Markets' Healthcare Conference on February 26, 2014
NORTH BILLERICA, MA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., a global leader in developing, manufacturing and distributing innovative diagnostic imaging agents, today announced that Jeff Bailey, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets' Healthcare Conference in New York City MarketWire

SOHM, Inc. Taps CART to Support Their Entry Into the US OTC Retail and Convenience Marketplace
SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmeceutical manufacturing company, today announces the tie up with the Center for Advancing Retail Technology to assist in their marketing and distribution into the US OTC Retail and Convenience Marketplace. MarketWire

Hollund Industrial Marine to Begin Operations as Final Environmental Permit Is Approved
Hollund Industrial Marine, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HIMR) ("Hollund" or the "Company") an underwater forest management company, announced today that ANAM (Autoridad Nacional del Ambiente) has granted the remaining necessary permits, allowing for Bayano Lake Wood Products (BLWP), Hollund's Panamanian partnership with B&B Madera, to officially begin logging operations at Bayano Lake. MarketWire

Covanta Holding Corporation Announces Public Offering of $400 Million of Senior Notes
Covanta Holding Corporation, a Delaware corporation (NYSE: CVA) (the "Company" or "Covanta") today announced the offering of $400.0 million aggregate principal amount of a new series of senior unsecured notes (the "Notes") in an underwritten public offering (the "Note Offering"). The coupon rate, maturity and other terms of the Notes will be determined at pricing MarketWire

MDHI Files for Reverse Stock Split -- Provides Investor Update
Medical Alarm Concepts Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: MDHI), today announced the filing of a Notification of Corporate Action with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) to effect a reverse stock split at the rate of one share for each eight hundred shares currently outstanding and authorized. Additionally, the Company is providing an update to investors relative to events at the Company. MarketWire

Promethean Selected to Provide Interactive Board Technology & Teacher Training to Over 10,000 Miami-Dade Classrooms
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho has announced that Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the nation's fourth largest school district, has selected Promethean as the exclusive supplier of interactive boards for over 10,000 classrooms currently without interactive board capability MarketWire

Train Your Brain With the World's Most Challenging Quiz App
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this Press Release MarketWire

Viztek Makes EHR Debut at HIMSS 2014
(HIMSS Booth: #4388) -- Viztek, the leading provider of complete digital software and hardware diagnostic imaging solutions, will showcase its new EHR solution to CIOs and IT professionals at the upcoming Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference & exhibition in Orlando, Fla., February 24-27 MarketWire

FireMon to Explore Cybersecurity Metrics at RSA Conference 2014
FireMon, the leading provider of proactive security intelligence solutions, today announced that President and CTO Jody Brazil will join a group of industry veterans for a panel discussion at RSA Conference 2014 in San Francisco, CA. The session, titled "Security Metrics: Can They Be Effectively Measured Across the Enterprise?" will take place Wednesday, February 26 at 8:00 a.m MarketWire

Korea's Outstanding Smart Content Providers Enter the Global Stage Through Korean Pavilion (Smart Content Korea) in MWC 2014
At the world's largest mobile show 'Mobile World Congress 2014' to be held in Barcelona Spain from February 24 to 27, a joint Korean pavilion 'Smart Content Korea' will be set up to present 14 Korea's excellent smart contents. MarketWire

CloudPassage to Speak on Cloud Security at RSA Conference 2014 and AGC Partner's Annual Information Security & Technology Growth Conference
CloudPassage, the leader in Software Defined Security (SDSec) and creator of Halo, today announced that CEO and co-founder Carson Sweet will discuss cloud security in the wake of Edward Snowden at AGC Partners' 10th Annual Information Security & Technology Growth Conference on Monday, February 24 MarketWire

Positive Case Report on Ohr Pharmaceutical's Squalamine Presented at the 37th Annual Macula Society Meeting

Stratasys Appoints BIOLASE(R) as a Distributor of Its Design Series 3-D Printers
BIOLASE, Inc MarketWire

Accurate Diagnosis of Rare Diseases Remains Difficult Despite Strong Physician Interest
Patients living with rare diseases visit an average of 7.3 physicians before receiving an accurate diagnosis, according to a recent survey of patients, family members, physicians and allied health care professionals (HCPs) MarketWire

Franklin Templeton Investments Selected by New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to Continue as Program Manager for New Jersey College Savings Plans
The New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) and Franklin Templeton Investments today announced that Franklin Templeton has been selected to continue as the program manager for NJBEST, the 529 college savings plan offered solely to New Jersey residents, and Franklin Templeton 529 College Savings Plan,(1) offered to investors nationwide MarketWire

Selectica Appoints Erick Mott Vice President of Social Business
Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC) a leading provider of software that streamlines contract processes, reduces risk, and drives revenue, today announced that Erick Mott has joined the Selectica management team as Vice President of Social Business. Most recently, Mr. Mott was head of social business at Oracle Marketing Cloud in San Francisco. MarketWire

GroGenesis Completes Asset Purchase Agreement and Enters Agricultural and Environmental Sectors -- Company Commences Trading as GROG
GroGenesis, Inc., (OTCBB: GROG) ("GroGenesis" or the "Company"), rights holders and manufacturers of AgraBurst, an innovative liquid plant growth enhancement product, is pleased to announce the February 7, 2014 close of an asset purchase agreement comprising the intellectual property as described below. The Company further effected a name change on December 10, 2013 to GroGenesis, Inc, (www MarketWire

Smith Micro and Option Enhance Manageability for the Internet of Things
Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a leading provider of wireless and mobility solutions, and Option (EURONEXT: OPTI) (OTC: OPNVY), the company connecting Things to the Cloud, today announced a partnership to enhance machine-to-machine (M2M) and mobile hotspot environments with intelligent remote policy management and value-add content delivery MarketWire

2013 Knovel University Challenge Winners Announced
The results from the Eighth Annual Knovel University Challenge are in, and they represent the growing international presence of Knovel at academic institutions. The top 10 universities with the highest participation in the 2013 Challenge hailed from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Turkey and China. There was also an increase in participation from U.K MarketWire

Zscaler SHIFT Advances Internet Security With Intelligent Routing
Zscaler, the Global Security Cloud for the mobile enterprise, today announced Zscaler SHIFT, a new easy-to-use cloud service that extends its scalable security architecture to a broader market MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Study: Illinois' Affluent Report Needing an Average of $1.9 Million for Retirement
The state's average is $400k lower than the national average of $2 MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Study: Affluent Floridians Say They Need an Average of $2.1 Million for Retirement

BMO Private Bank Study: Affluent Arizonans Say They Need an Average of $2.3 Million for Retirement

Affluent Californians Report They Need an Average of $2.5 Million for Retirement: BMO Private Bank Study

Affluent Washingtonians Report They Need an Average of $2.2 Million for Retirement: BMO Private Bank Study

BMO Private Bank Study: Affluent Minnesotans Report They Need an Average of $1.9 Million for Retirement

BMO Private Bank Study: Affluent Americans Report They Need an Average of $2.3 Million for Retirement

Affluent Hoosiers Report They Need an Average of $1.9 Million for Retirement: BMO Private Bank Study

Announcing MedTech Idol 2014 at Investment In Innovation (IN3) Medical Device 360 Dublin
'Investment in Innovation (IN3) Medical Device 360 degrees Dublin', the medtech industry's leading partnering event being held April 8-10, 2014 at The Shelbourne in Dublin, Ireland, will be hosting MedTech Idol Dublin 2014, a new kind of venture competition produced by RCT Ventures. MarketWire

Samsung, Intel Capital and Applied Materials Fund Inpria to Develop Advanced Semiconductor Materials
Inpria Corporation, a pioneer in high-resolution photoresists, announced today that it has received $4.7M of a committed $7.3M financing. The round was led by Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, the global investment arm of the Samsung Group, along with significant participation from Intel Capital, Intel's global investment and M&A organization MarketWire

Acompli Raises $7.3 Million to Transform Mobile Email for Professionals
Acompli, a new company focused on improving how the world works through mobile email, today announced a $7.3 million Series A round of funding led by Redpoint Ventures, with participation from Harrison Metal and Felicis Ventures. The company has been quietly building its team and developing its flagship iPhone application since April 2013 MarketWire

Kovair Enables Migration and Synchronization Between HP Quality Center and Microsoft Team Foundation Server & Microsoft Test Manager
Kovair Software,, a major player in integrated ALM solutions, announced today that it has successfully released a migration and synchronization solution between HP Quality Center, Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) and Microsoft Test Manager (MTM). MarketWire

CalAmp Introduces New Mobile Data Terminal for In-Vehicle Communications Applications
CalAmp® (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today the introduction of its new MDT-7™ mobile data terminal featuring the Android™ Operating System (OS) and a 7-inch, high-resolution display. MarketWire

Turkcell Launches Personal Cloud Service Powered by Funambol
Funambol, the leading provider of white-label personal cloud solutions, today announced that Turkcell, the leading telecom and technology company of Turkey, with ~35M subscribers in Turkey and ~71M globally, launched its personal cloud service powered by Funambol MarketWire

QuickLogic's CEO Andy Pease to Participate in Panel at SensorsCon 2014
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) MarketWire

Echo Automotive, One of Two Indiana Companies That Plan Research & Development Expansions
Echo Automotive, Inc. (OTCQB: ECAU) and Emerson Power Transmission Corporation announced plans today to expand research and development operations in Indiana, creating up to a combined 17 new jobs in the coming years. MarketWire

Cytokinetics Announces pricing of $35.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock
South San Francisco, CA, February 20, 2014 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) announced today the pricing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 4,375,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $8.00 per share.  Cytokinetics anticipates its aggregate gross proceeds will be approximately $35 GlobeNewswire

New Software from STMicroelectronics Makes Designing with STM32 Microcontrollers Even Easier, Faster, and More Accessible
Powerful new STM32Cube(TM) software platform comprising tools, middleware,and Hardware Abstraction Layer allows customers to focus on innovation GlobeNewswire

GanedenBC30 to be the First Probiotic Launched in an HPP Juice
Garden of Flavor fortifies their cold-pressed juices with Ganeden Biotech's patented probiotic ingredient GanedenBC30. GlobeNewswire

True Drinks Announces International Expansion
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - True Drinks, Inc MarketWire

SEMAFO's Pompoi Nord Permit Reveals Promising 15-Kilometer Geochemical Anomaly Trend
SEMAFO (TSX: SMF)(OMX: SMF) today announced that ongoing auger drilling on the newly acquired Pompoi Nord permit revealed gold geochemical anomalies along the east contact of the Siou intrusive. These new anomalies, which overlap with the North Apex soil anomalies, show a continuous linear trend over more than 15 kilometers that remains open in both directions. MarketWire

Protek / Luxuriant Holdings Announces the Acquisition of Kolbe Global Logistics LLC
ProTek Capital, Inc. /Luxuriant Holdings, (OTC Pink: PRPM) ("the Company") announces today a new acquisition. MarketWire

Strategic Global Investments, Inc. Finalizes Agreement to Purchase Bearpot, Inc.; Controlling Company of Colorado Marijuana Cultivation Facility
Strategic Global Investments, Inc. (OTC Pink: STBV) is pleased to announce that the Company has completed negotiations, and has signed an agreement for the purchase of Bearpot, Inc., controlling entity of an existing Marijuana Growing facility located in Teller County, Colorado. MarketWire

Healthnostics Announces Acquisition Strategy to Augment
Healthnostics, Inc. (OTC Pink: HNSS), announced that due to the positive response to, the Company's new medical marijuana and recreational cannabis consumer website focused on product information, dispensary locator and resources, Healthnostics is actively seeking acquisition possibilities to augment and further enhance its prospects in this new emerging market. BakedAmerican MarketWire

Colorado's Herbal Elements to Become the First Recipient of Tranzbyte's ZaZZZ(TM) Machine
Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC Pink: ERBB) ( announced today that it has signed a formal agreement with Herbal Elements LLP, a legal Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Eagle-Vail, Colorado to assist in the final aspects of machine roll-out specific to Colorado MarketWire

Lithium Exploration Group Announces New Product Offerings at Morinville Disposal Facility
Lithium Exploration Group Inc. (OTCQB: LEXG) today announces that Alta Disposal's Morinville Facility has clarified approvals to resume acceptance of waste streams that were approved at the facility under the prior operator. This allows the facility to accept more forms of liquid waste because up to today the facility has only been disposing of produced water from oil and gas production. MarketWire

Epazz: Intellisys Renews Over 90 Percent of Support Plans and Launches New Version of Intellisys SystemVIEW Called SystemVIEW Cloud
(OTCQB: EPAZ) Epazz Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based business software solutions, announced that its maintenance contracts renewal rates for Intellisys Software are well over 90 percent, and it is positioned to continue at this pace. Intellisys software continues to receive positive responses on its support and customization IT consulting services MarketWire

Oriens' Re-Launch of FROL & PURE Brand Is Given New Life in Merger/Acquisition
Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp MarketWire

Teekay Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Teekay Corporation (NYSE: TK) - MarketWire

Teekay Offshore Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE: TOO) - MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Teekay GP L.L.C., the general partner of Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP) - MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Highlights MarketWire

Great East Energy Investors Show Confidence With $1.49 Million at $1.00/Share
Great East Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GASE) is currently priced at about $0.65/share which is $0.35/share lower than where a group of private equity shareholders with deep pockets put their money MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces Expansion in Northern California With New Distributor Partnership
Reed's, Inc. (NYSE MKT: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it has partnered with Senuca Beverages, Inc., headquartered in North Highlands, California, to distribute the full line of Reed's Ginger Brews, Virgil's Root Beers and Reed's Culture Club Kombuchas throughout the greater Sacramento region. MarketWire

Republic of Texas Brands Clarifies Symbol Change RTXBQ
Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RTXBQ) wishes to clarify the symbol change that occurred this morning. The symbol (RTXBQ) was caused by the debtor in possession bankruptcy filing on December 16, 2013. We did this action to protect the shareholders against what we believe fraudulent action by Empire Capital LLC MarketWire

Marin Software Report Shows Opportunity in International Facebook Ads
Marin Software (NYSE: MRIN), provider of a leading Revenue Acquisition Management platform for advertisers and agencies, today announced new research highlighting the opportunity for advertisers in reaching global audiences on Facebook MarketWire

Kona Grill to Present at KeyBanc's 2014 Consumer Conference on February 27, 2014
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, has been invited to present at the KeyBanc Capital Markets 2014 Consumer Conference. The conference will be held at the InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel in New York City on February 25-27, 2014. MarketWire

Royal Bancshares Reports Profit for Full Year and Fourth Quarter
Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. ("Company") (NASDAQ: RBPAA), parent company of Royal Bank America ("Royal Bank"), announced net income of $2.4 million and basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.14 for the three months ended December 31, 2013. This compares to a net loss of $8.0 million and basic and diluted loss per share of $0.64 for the comparable period in 2012 MarketWire

IdentityX Introduces the Infinity Platform
IdentityX, a global leader in mobile biometric authentication technology and Daon affiliate, today introduced Infinity -- the world's first universal authentication platform for mobile devices. MarketWire

IntelliResponse Launches Virtual Agent for Salesforce on Salesforce1 AppExchange, the World's Leading Business Apps Marketplace
IntelliResponse today announced it has launched "IntelliResponse Virtual Agent (VA) for Salesforce" on Salesforce1 AppExchange, empowering businesses to connect with customers, partners and employees in entirely new ways MarketWire

Infinite Group, Inc. CEO Featured in Exclusive QualityStocks Interview
QualityStocks today announces that a new audio interview with Infinite Group, Inc. (OTCQB: IMCI) chairman and CEO Jim Villa is now available. The interview can be heard at MarketWire

Dietsmann N.V. - Mrs. Géraldine Gazo to be appointed to Dietsmann Supervisory Board of Directors
During Dietsmann's forthcoming Annual Shareholders' Meeting on 8 April 2014 the shareholders will confirm the appointment of Mrs. Géraldine Gazo as a member of Dietsmann's Supervisory Board. Mrs GlobeNewswire

West Appoints Director and Announces Second Quarter 2014 Dividend
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to eleven and appointed Myla Lai-Goldman, M.D., for a term that will expire at the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, when she will stand for election. MarketWire

Centrify Cited as a Strong Performer by Independent Research Firm in Its Privileged Identity Management Report
Centrify Corporation, the leader in Unified Identity Services across data center, cloud and mobile, today announced that it has been named as a Strong Performer in the Forrester Research, Inc., Feb. 3 report, "The Forrester Wave™: Privileged Identity Management, Q1 2014." The report evaluated nine vendors based on 18 key criteria, including current offering, strategy and market presence. MarketWire

Engage Mobility, Inc. Finalizes Chinese Joint Venture
Engage Mobility, Inc. (OTCQB: ENGA) an emerging leader in mobile technology, marketing and data solutions, announced today that it has finalized a Joint Venture Agreement with Xinhua Ruide Network Technology Company for the launch of the Engage Mobile Engagement System in China MarketWire

Zero Motorcycles Named to Los Angeles Times Top 10 Motorcycles of the Year
Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, was recently acknowledged by the Los Angeles Times and named as one of its Top 10 Motorcycles of the Year (Best Bikes of 2013) MarketWire

Pan Global, Corp. Accepts Final Engineering Due Diligence Report on 2nd Potential Small-Hydro Plant Acquisition
Pan Global, Corp. (OTCQB: PGLO) (the "Company") today announces that it has received and accepted the final engineering due diligence report on a 9.5MW small-hydro plant potential acquisition target in northern India which is the Company's second potential small-hydro plant acquisition MarketWire

Charleston Plastic Surgeon Performs Complex Ear Surgery for Both Children and Adult Patients
"Even though ears are anatomically fairly simple and composed of only cartilage and skin," says Charleston plastic surgeon Dr. Ram Kalus, "there is no external visible structure on the human body more complex than the ear MarketWire

Ulticom Diameter Signaling Controller Is Virtualization Ready
Ulticom, an industry leader in Diameter signaling solutions, announces that more than half of their Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) deployments are in Virtualization environments. MarketWire

Top 10 Things to Do Winter 2014 in Chicago: Best Cold Weather Activities in Chicago Reviewed by
Chicago has experienced a chilly winter so far, with a record low temperature of -16 degrees. Rather than moping about the cold weather, why not take advantage and explore some of the best things to do this winter that won't freeze fingers. Today, (http://www.chicagotraveler MarketWire

Anoro(R) (umeclidinium / vilanterol) Receives Positive Opinion From the CHMP in Europe for the Treatment of COPD
GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE: GSK) (NYSE: GSK) and Theravance, Inc MarketWire

Salutopia Announces the Addition of Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer, Fred Zolla
Salutopia, Inc., the first healthcare technology company to offer a patient portal that functions as a truly interoperable, system-agnostic content aggregator and integrator of health data, announced that it has appointed Fred Zolla as Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer. MarketWire

Miller Energy Resources Announces Operational Update
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (the "Company" or "Miller") (NYSE: MILL) today announced that it has completed its rework of the RU-7 oil well and is in the final stages of completing the WMRU-8 oil well. MarketWire

Align Technology Announces Digital Implant Restorative Workflow With DENTSPLY Implants Atlantis Custom Abutments
Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced an agreement with DENTSPLY Implants in which the iTero® Intraoral Scanner will soon feature connectivity with ATLANTIS™ custom abutments MarketWire

SecureAuth Delivers More Secure Access to Amazon Web Services
SecureAuth, a leading provider of 2-Factor Access Control, today announced that its award-winning SecureAuth IdP solution enables enterprises to have more secure, convenient access to Amazon Web Services (AWS) consoles MarketWire

Qualtrics Unveils Latest Insights Innovation With Qualtrics Employee Engagement Solution
News SynopsisToday Qualtrics revealed its latest HR technology innovation with the announcement of Qualtrics Employee Engagement. This new platform helps companies improve engagement by providing a holistic view of employee sentiment at every level of the organization. Last year the company announced Qualtrics 360, a 360-degree employee assessment solution MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Awarded Top Rating for Its Beamz Product Offering From Lekotek's AblePlay
Beamz Interactive, Inc MarketWire

Rubicon Project and Dstillery Join Forces to Make It Simple for Global Buyers to Activate Mobile RTB
Rubicon Project, which operates one of the advertising industry's largest independent real-time trading platforms for digital advertising, and Dstillery, the pioneer in audience targeting for brands, today announced a partnership that enables Rubicon Project's global ad network buyers to turn on mobile RTB capabilities more rapidly and seamlessly than ever before MarketWire

Host Card Emulation Becomes Reality With Card Networks Adoption
Today is an exciting day for the mobile industry as VISA, Inc. and MasterCard Worldwide, Inc. announced their support of Google's adaptation of the NFC tap and pay Host Card Emulation (HCE) architecture. MarketWire

Pulse Sells Out First Shipment of Natural Cabana(R) Coconut Water
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCQB: PLSB), makers of the PULSE® brand of functional beverages and Natural Cabana® Lemonades and Coconut Waters, today announced that it is has sold out of its first shipment of 14,000 cases of Natural Cabana® Coconut Water prior to the official launch of the drink. Due to high demand, Pulse has placed a larger order with its Thailand manufacturer MarketWire

OnX Managed Services Appoints Thomas Runge as New Chief Operating Officer & EVP
OnX Enterprise Solutions, a leading enterprise data center IT solutions provider, today announced Thomas Runge as the Chief Operating Officer & EVP of the OnX Managed Services division. Reporting to the President of OnX Managed Services, Wayne Kiphart, Runge will lead the organization's Managed Service delivery, all operations, and data centers throughout North America. MarketWire

Growing Market Demand for Channel Data Management Solution Drives Change at Zyme
Zyme, the leader in Channel Data Management (CDM), has experienced a significant increase in demand for its cloud-based SaaS enterprise applications that help increase channel sales, improve the ROI of channel marketing programs, and simplify global channel data collection. As a result, Zyme posted a record year in 2013, both in terms of customer acquisition and revenue growth. MarketWire

zample Launches Cloud-Based Media Recognition Service to Power the Next Generation of Targeted Advertising
zample ( today announced a new and innovative technology that powers apps with a cloud-based media recognition service. The service is designed to automatically identify brands in audio from live TV, and from apps featuring image media feeds like Twitter, to enable synched advertising experiences MarketWire

A Force for Good: Healthwise and the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation Merge
Amidst the challenges of health care reform, two exceptional nonprofits are bringing together their complementary strengths to provide what's missing in health care: a strong voice for the patient -- the greatest untapped resource in health care. MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Results
Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, today announced results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Hogan Assessments Expands Global Reach Through Partnership With Colombia-Based THUOPER S.A.S.
Hogan Assessment Systems, Inc., a global leader in personality assessment, research and leadership development, welcomed THUOPER S.A.S. (Tools for Human and Organizational Performance), provider of assessment and consulting solutions in Colombia and Peru, to its Global Alliances practice. MarketWire

Connectem Points to Virtualization as a Solution to 4G/LTE Network Signaling Storms
Results from testing on the VMware platform by network functions virtualization (NFV) startup Connectem have demonstrated the capability of virtualized solutions to manage unpredictable surges in LTE traffic up to ten times more efficiently than physical infrastructure. In tests leveraging Connectem's virtual core for mobile software (VCM) and VMware vSphere® 5 MarketWire

PeriscopeIQ Opens Field Office in Reston, Virginia
PeriscopeIQ, an industry leader in Customer and Employee Engagement Solutions, is pleased to announce the opening of a new sales and support office in Reston, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, DC. This office will support enterprise, government, and association clients in the region. MarketWire

World Class Healthcare Technology Providers Presenting BIO-key Fingerprint Authentication at HIMSS 2014
BIO-key International, Inc MarketWire

Media Alert: OneSpin Solutions to Demonstrate New, Unique Observation Coverage Solution During DVCon
WHO: OneSpin® Solutions (, provider of innovative formal assertion-based verification (ABV) and formal equivalence checking solutionsWHAT: Will demonstrate Quantify™ simulation and observation coverage software during DVCon 2014 in Booth #404 and showcase its unique approach to verification closure precision. WHEN: Monday, March 3, from 5 p.m MarketWire

Invitation to Year End 2013 Conference Call of MorphoSys AG on 28 February 2014
MorphoSys AG /Invitation to Year End 2013 Conference Call of MorphoSys AG on 28 February 2014. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New MBO Partners Service Simplifies Independent Contractor Engagement for Companies of All Sizes
HERNDON, VA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) -  Today, MBO Partners announced the launch of IC Engage, a new service that will make it easier for companies to engage the independent contractor segment of the workforce. MarketWire

ThreatStream Secures Series A Financing From Google Ventures to Advance Cybersecurity Intelligence
ThreatStream, a platform for cybersecurity intelligence, has raised $4 million in Series A funding led by Google Ventures, with participation from Paladin Capital Group, Cloudera CEO Tom Reilly, also the former CEO of ArcSight and Hugh Njemanze, former CTO and Founder of ArcSight MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $17 Million of Secured Floating Rate Debt to Support the Acquisition of Keane by Lovell Minnick
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has provided $17 million of secured floating rate financing to support the acquisition of Keane by Lovell Minnick Partners ("Lovell Minnick"). MarketWire

Amazonas Florestal Enters U.S. Market With Sitco Lumber Purchase Order Agreement
Amazonas Florestal, Ltd. ( (OTC Pink: AZFL) ("Amazonas" or "Company"), a diversified forest management company generating profit through innovative, sustainable forest management, is excited to announce that it has established an initial purchase order with Sitco Lumber Company (http://www.sitco MarketWire

CEO Pete Manca of Egenera to Be Interviewed Live Today on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW 1190 AM
Egenera, a leader in converged infrastructure and cloud management software, today announced that President and CEO Pete Manca will be interviewed live today by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio's The Traders Network MarketWire

Vascular Pathways Names Thomas Grifa as Vice-President Manufacturing
NAPLES, FL--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Vascular Pathways, Inc., a privately held medical device manufacturer with a revolutionary product for peripheral intravenous access, today announced that the company has appointed Thomas Grifa as Vice-President Manufacturing. MarketWire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Appointment of Non-Executive Director
Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY) MarketWire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Preliminary Results
Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY) MarketWire

West Announces Fourth Quarter 2013 Results
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013 and provided annual financial guidance for 2014. MarketWire

Ionic Security Secures $25.5 Million in Series B Funding to Deliver Industry's First Comprehensive Distributed Data Security Platform
Ionic Security Inc., delivering the first comprehensive distributed data security platform for the enterprise, today announced it has secured $25.5 million in venture funding MarketWire

TiVo Survey Shows Millennials Embrace Both the Old and the New
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) announced the results of its 2013 Millennial Video Entertainment survey, which found that more than one-third (36 percent) of Millennials' TV viewing time was spent viewing traditional TV content such as TV shows and live sports MarketWire

Wearables for Recruiting: TMP Executive to Uncover the Potential on DriveThruHR
WHO: Todd Maycunich, vice president of Product Innovation for TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, a global, tech-enabled talent acquisition company. WHAT: Will be the featured guest on DriveThruHR, a top-rated daily internet radio show focusing on issues of concern to HR professionals. WHEN: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EST / 12:00 p.m MarketWire

Liberty Tax Service Reports an Increase of 7.2% in U.S. Customers Served Through February 15 Will Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results on March 13
JTH Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX) (the "Company"), the parent company of Liberty Tax Service, announced today that through February 15 this tax season, the Company and its franchisees served approximately 7.2% more customers in offices and online than for the same period in the 2013 tax season despite a decrease in U.S. office locations of 2.0%. Liberty Tax Service offices have prepared 931,000 U MarketWire

Nexogy Offers Free Grandstream Phones With New Service Plan
Nexogy, a hosted communications provider, and Grandstream Networks, a leader in IP voice/video telephony solutions, announce a partnership to offer free Grandstream phones with a Nexogy service contract. The offer eliminates upfront hardware costs for businesses, and enables benefits of rich enterprise features, high quality voice, and customer support. MarketWire

Neste Oil to outsource its ship management functions to OSM Group AS of Norway
Neste Oil CorporationStock Exchange Release20 February 2014 at 2 p.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Record Financial Results
Amsterdam, Netherlands; February 20, 2014 - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap," "the Company," NYSE: AER) announced that its adjusted net income was $74.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2013, and $299.9 million for the full year 2013. Adjusted earnings per share were $0 GlobeNewswire

ISC8 Releases Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Results
ISC8® Inc. (OTCBB: ISCI), a provider of intelligent cybersecurity solutions and supporting technologies, today reported unaudited results of its fiscal 2014 first quarter ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

U.S. Poultry Segment Project Expenditures for 2014 Expected to Push $1 Billion, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- By most accounts, 2013 was one of the most profitable years for the U.S. poultry industry. Low corn prices and solid demand from domestic markets, along with growing demand from abroad, made for a banner year -- and 2014 is expected to be stronger MarketWire

Adaptive Media Announces Launch of Mobile Ad-Serving Platform to Power Products in Massive Mobile Advertising Market
Multi-channel audience and content monetization company, Adaptive Medias, Inc. (OTCQB: ADTM), a leader in programmatic advertising across mobile, video and online display, today announced the launch of its proprietary mobile ad-serving platform designed to empower mobile monetization efforts, increase optimization, and boost scalability. MarketWire

VaporBrands International, Inc. Become Primary Sponsor for Toyota Tundra Driver, Jeb Burton
VaporBrands International, Inc., (OTC Pink: VAPR) and its e-cigarette brand, VAMP™, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with ThorSport Racing and serving as primary sponsor of the No. 13 Toyota Tundra driven by Jeb Burton this Friday night at the Daytona International Speedway. MarketWire

Will Soft Crude Oil Prices, New Safety Rules Boost Fortunes of Bakken Pipelines? -- An Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Spectacular industrial accidents can rapidly overturn the fortunes of entire industries MarketWire

Ericsson demos bring future to Mobile World Congress 2014

Silanis e-SignLive(TM) and Andesa Partner to Offer Complete Cloud-Based Solution for Life Insurance
MONTREAL, QC and BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - Silanis Technology, a leading electronic signature provider, and Andesa Services, a premier provider of policy administration and support services for life insurance and annuity carriers and distributors, today announced a partnership to add Silanis' e-SignLive™ service to Andesa's Integrated New Business Portal MarketWire

Achaogen Announces Key Appointments to Leadership Team and Board
Achaogen, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel antibacterials to treat multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections, announced today the appointments of Derek Bertocci as Chief Financial Officer and John Smither as a member of the Board of Directors, serving as Audit Committee Chair and member of the Compensation Committee. Mr MarketWire

Webmoney Launches Smartphone Barcode Service With Danal
Danal, the global leader in mobile commerce, has announced a partnership with Webmoney, Japan's largest electronic money issuer. This partnership confirms Danal's leadership in the rapidly evolving mobile commerce space. Webmoney users will be able to generate a unique barcode with their smartphone to make purchases MarketWire

Industrial Market Outlook in Review: Oil & Gas Storage and Pipeline Projects Will Play "Catch-Up" With Production in Coming Years, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Spending in the U.S. Oil & Gas sector has consistently increased over the past few years, and this trend shows no signs of changing in the near future, according to presenters at Industrial Info's most recent Industrial Market Outlook, held January 29 in Houston, Texas. MarketWire

Weather Underground's Interactive WunderMap(R) App Now Available on iPhone and iPod touch
Weather Underground, the world's first online weather service, announced today its popular WunderMap® app is now available for iPhone and iPod touch for the first time with a new, universal update. Now savvy storm trackers and weather enthusiasts alike can access WunderMap® on the go. MarketWire

South Tyneside NHS Trust Leaps to the Cloud and Achieves Paperless Board Meeting Goal With Huddle
Board meetings at South Tyneside NHS Trust are now completely paperless as members can review the relevant documentation on their iPads via Huddle. Thanks to the cloud content collaboration service, board members securely access their board packs from their homes or remote office locations nationwide, reducing the Trust's paper usage by 100 reams a month MarketWire

Niwali Test-O-Boost Health Store Promotes Community Building
In the fast-paced lives most of us lead today it becomes increasingly difficult to maintain social connections or to be part of a community. This is exactly why the Internet plays a more important role in our everyday life than ever before, helping us to connect through social media, online forums and virtual communities MarketWire

US Patent Office Upholds Ivera Medical Patent -- Excelsior Medical Petition Denied
Ivera Medical Corporation, headquartered in San Diego, CA, announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) denied a petition by Excelsior Medical to review one of the patents relating to disinfecting caps. Excelsior Medical Corporation had filed a petition to institute an inter partes review of US 7,282,186 (the '186 patent) on August 6, 2013 MarketWire

Ahlstrom introduces Ahlstrom NatureMold(TM), a biodegradable molding material for food packaging
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE February 20, 2014 at 12.00 noon GlobeNewswire

Rautaruukki's annual report 2013 published
Rautaruukki Corporation Stock exchange release 20 February 2014 at 12 noon EET GlobeNewswire

Ericsson launches plug-in media delivery ecosystem

The National Civil Rights Museum Finalizing Renovation With Grand Reopening April 5
MEMPHIS, TN--(Marketwired - February 20, 2014) - The National Civil Rights Museum's $27.5 million renovation of the Lorraine Motel, is in its final stages. Grand reopening is slated for April 5, following a forum on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and candlelight vigil the evening of April 4. MarketWire

Sirona Grants Stock Options
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - February 19, 2014) - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (OTCQX: SRBCF) (FRANKFURT: ZSB), (the "Company") announces that it has granted, under its stock option plan, incentive stock options to directors, officers and consultants for the purchase of up to 300,000 common shares of the Company at a price of $0.15 per share for a period of five years. MarketWire

CargoSmart's NVOCC Customers Prepare for Japan's Advance Filing Rules
CargoSmart Limited, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) global shipping and logistics solutions provider, today announced that its customers are preparing for Japan Customs' Advance Filing Rules (AFR) that will take effect in March 2014 MarketWire

EMED Mining Public - Receipt of Dictamen Ambiental
EMED Mining Public (TSX: EMD) (AIM: EMED) MarketWire

Monthly House Payments for Homebuyers Increase an Average 21 Percent From a Year Ago in 325 U.S. Counties
RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac MarketWire

Huttig Building Products, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
Huttig Building Products, Inc. (Huttig, or the Company) (NASDAQ: HBP), a leading domestic distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Ooyala Partners With Hopster to Bring Children's Programming to Life With Hit Kid-Safe Learning App for Tablets
Ooyala, a leading innovator in video streaming, analytics and monetisation, today announced that it is powering Hopster's highly popular new TV and learning tablet app for children aged two to six. Hopster reinvents the kids TV channel by combining world-famous TV shows with an educational curriculum and gaming into a single ad-free destination personalised for each child MarketWire

co.don AG: Positive business performance by the technology leader for chondrocyte cultivation
co.don AG /co.don AG: Positive business performance by the technology leader for chondrocyte cultivation . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Klövern issues bond loan of SEK 1,100 million
Klövern AB (publ) issues an unsecured bond loan with a duration of four years. The bond loan has a variable interest of three-month STIBOR + 225 basis points with final maturity in March 2018. The bond loan has a framework amount of SEK 2,000 million. GlobeNewswire

Vacon's Board of Directors proposes to the Annual General Meeting to establish a Shareholders' Nomination Board
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 20 February 2014 at 9.45 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Ratos: Year-end report 2013
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or demands made in the exchange rules. GlobeNewswire

Vacon Board of Directors proposes a share issue without payment (split)
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 20 February 2014 at 9.30 a.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Year-end Report 2013
Events during the quarter GlobeNewswire

ADVA Optical Networking Reports Audited 2013 IFRS Financial Results In Line with Guidance
ADVA Optical Networking SE /ADVA Optical Networking Reports Audited 2013 IFRS Financial Results In Line with Guidance . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Changes in Nordic Mines' Group Management
Susanne Andersson CFO will resign from Nordic Mines during spring for a new external assignment. GlobeNewswire

DNO International Reports 2013 Results
Oslo, 20 February 2014 -- DNO International ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas company, today released its 2013 financial and operating results, highlights of which included record levels of operating revenue of NOK 2.97 billion and operating cash flow of NOK 1.73 billion. Operating profit stood at NOK 580 million following one-off charges for goodwill and other impairments GlobeNewswire

EPAM Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013
Fourth quarter revenues up 25.5% year-over-year and 12.4% sequentially Annual revenues of $555.1 million, up 28% year-over-yearNon-GAAP net income grew more than 20% year-over-year in both the fourth quarter and full year 2013 2014 revenues expected to increase 21% - 23% year-over-year  GlobeNewswire

Sobi publishes its Report for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) today announced its results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. Revenues for the year totalled SEK 2,177 M (1,923), an increase of 13 per cent. Revenues in the fourth quarter were 29 per cent higher compared to the previous year GlobeNewswire

EVS Broadcast Equipment : EVS reports solid 2013 results
>   4Q13: Expected QoQ rebound leads to strong EUR 38.5 million revenue and 41.3% EBIT margin GlobeNewswire

GHENT, Belgium, 20 February 2014 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX] will announce its full year results for 2013 on Thursday 27 February 2014 at 7.00 am CET. GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS N.V. : ARCADIS delivers 6% operating profit growth in 2013
The text and figures in this press release have been approved by the ARCADIS Supervisory Board and have been derived from the audited Financial Statements. Text and figures are identical to the unaudited and unapproved information which was included in the press release issued on February 11, 2014. GlobeNewswire

HEINEKEN Appoints Chief Human Resources Officer
Amsterdam, 20 February 2014 - HEINEKEN today announced the appointment of Chris Van Steenbergen as Chief Human Resources Officer, effective May 1 2014. GlobeNewswire

SBM Offshore publishes 2013 Annual Report
SBM Offshore today published its 2013 Annual Report. GlobeNewswire

Pohjola publishes its Report by the Executive Board and Financial Statements 2013
Pohjola Bank plcStock exchange release20 February 2014, 8.00 am GlobeNewswire

BB Biotech's investment success continues - profit of CHF 931.8 mn for 2013
BB BIOTECH AG /BB Biotech's investment success continues - profit of CHF 931.8 mn for 2013. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

OP-Pohjola Group publishes its Report by the Executive Board and Financial Statements 2013
OP-Pohjola Group Stock exchange release20 February 2014, 8.00 am GlobeNewswire

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