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Intelligent Living Inc. (ILIV) Announces LOI With KandyPens Inc.
Intelligent Living Inc. (OTCQB: ILIV) stated that it had signed a Letter of Intent to acquire the assets of KandyPens Inc. (www.kandypens.com). KandyPens is actively engaged in the design and marketing of its flagship product called the SkyCloud multifunctional vaporizer pen. MarketWire

Spring Events and Festivals in San Jose, California
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - Mother Nature must have missed the memo that it's still winter in San Jose, because its many parks and hills are blooming with colorful flowers, lush foliage and singing birds. Peoples' thoughts are turning not only to thoughts of love, but to getting out and socializing MarketWire

State Treasury and BNY Mellon Resolve Sigma Claim
HARRISBURG, PA--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - The state Treasury and the two largest state public pension systems have reached an agreement with BNY Mellon to recover a portion of the funds lost in connection with an investment in Sigma Finance Inc. during the severe national economic downturn of 2007-08. MarketWire

Xyleme and Learning Strategist Bryan Chapman Release Informal Learning Webinar for Download
BOULDER, CO --(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - On February 13, 2014, to over 400 people, the highly sought-after Bryan Chapman delivered a highly engaging presentation on the importance of informal learning. MarketWire

Wines of Chile Raises a Glass to Chilean Artist at New York Installation
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - Wines of Chile paid tribute to Chilean Artist Iván Navarro at the private opening reception for his new sculptural installation on the evening of February 27 in New York City's Madison Square Park MarketWire

CHG Healthcare Services Companies Win "Best of Staffing" Award
SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - CHG Healthcare Services companies are winners of Inavero's 2014 Best of Staffing® Talent Award. CompHealth, Foundation Medical Staffing, RNnetwork, and Weatherby Healthcare each received the award in both the client category (for service given to employers) and the talent category (service given to job seekers). MarketWire

Martifer Solar Builds 78.4 MW Portfolio in the UK for Lightsource Renewable Energy
OLIVEIRA DE FRADES, PORTUGAL --(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - MarketWire

Reliance Globalcom Appoints Wilfred Kwan as Chief Operating Officer
Reliance Globalcom today announced the appointment of Wilfred Kwan as Chief Operating Officer of its three offshore businesses, comprising FLAG, Yipes and Vanco. MarketWire

InsideView Showcases Strong Microsoft Partnership Momentum at Convergence 2014
InsideView®, Inc. will showcase astounding customer momentum with strategic partner Microsoft, at the annual Microsoft Convergence conference taking place March 4-7 in Atlanta MarketWire

401! Creative Plays Significant Role in Lehigh Valley IronPigs Promotion That Garners National Attention
401! Creative, a division of Weidenhammer, recently contributed to the Lehigh Valley IronPigs new uniform and marketing campaign, a campaign that has generated interest throughout the United States. MarketWire

Jerry Lewis Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From Carol Burnett at the 51st Annual ICG Publicists Awards
A sold-out audience of Hollywood publicity and marketing executives, producers, studio and network executives, celebrities and press gathered for the International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE LOCAL 600) 51st Annual ICG Publicists Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel today, chaired by Henri Bollinger and co-chaired by Tim Menke MarketWire

Vid3G Reveals Strategy for Mobile Launch
VID3G, INC. (OTC Pink: VIDG) Vid3G is readying their mobile launch for the Asian market. The cutting edge video technology will be marketed to all of the social media platforms in the Asian markets. With Sina Weibo and Tencent QQ Blogger it will be offered to over 800 million customers. The video technology of Vid3G will be available on mobile devices, including Android and iOS (Apple) MarketWire

Ecotech Institute to Host Webinar, "Launching a Career in Engineering Technology"
On Tuesday, March 4, Ecotech Institute will hold a free 30-minute afternoon webinar, "Launching a Career in Engineering Technology," that takes a look at how to have a successful career in engineering technology MarketWire

Novacab International Inc. Announces Project With L'Oreal Canada
Novacab International Inc. (OTCPink: NVOB) is pleased to announce the beginning of a joint project with L'Oreal Canada. Held In collaboration with Novacab's industrial division, Groupe Enerstat inc., the second phase of the project for the installation in this plant has a value exceeding $150,000 MarketWire

Hotel in Zurich Steps Into the Future With Mobile Check-In
There is almost nothing, it seems, that one can't do from a smartphone these days, and that includes checking in at the Zurich Marriott Hotel MarketWire

Jaymie Scotto & Associates' Clients Win Big at Capacity's Metro Connect Awards
Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA), the preeminent marketing, public relations and event planning firm serving the telecommunications industry, announces today that its clients Allied Fiber, DE-CIX, Hibernia Networks and WireIE are named winners of their respective categories at Capacity Magazine's Inaugural Metro Connect Awards. The dinner was held in Miami last night at Eden Roc Hotel. MarketWire

TERA Environmental Consultants to Join CH2M HILL
CH2M HILL, a global leader in full service consulting, design, design-build, operations and program management, announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the business of TERA Environmental Consultants. MarketWire

Western Gas Partners, LP and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP Annual Reports Available
Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE: WES) and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (NYSE: WGP) have filed their Annual Reports on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A copy of each report is available for viewing and downloading on the Western Gas Web site at www.westerngas.com MarketWire

Where and How to Have a Blast Celebrating Mardi Gras 2014 in San Diego
No need to travel to New Orleans to enjoy Mardi Gras! San Diego is cranking it up and hosting some of the biggest and best Mardi Gras celebrations for all to enjoy. Time to grab the masks and beads and celebrate Fat Tuesday! So whether you're a local or visiting from out of town on business or vacation, join the fun in beautiful San Diego and make this year's Mardi Gras a night to remember. MarketWire

Luxury Resorts in Cancun Undergo Stunning Renovations
If staying at a AAA Five Diamond, five-star resort along Cancun's most breathtaking beach weren't exciting enough, the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa has undergone a stunning renovation MarketWire

Strategic Global Investments CEO Andrew Fellner Sits Down With Seeking Alpha Contributor, SmallCapReporter
Strategic Global Investments, Inc. (OTC Pink: STBV) is pleased to announce that the Company was recently featured by SmallCapReporter in an Executive Interview due to heightened interest in the Company resulting from an increase in trading volume over the past few weeks. MarketWire

Biomass Secure Power Inc. Announces Application for Listing on TSX V
Biomass Secure Power Inc. (OTC Pink: BMSPF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that, under the sponsorship of Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management ("Canaccord Genuity"), the Company will apply to become a publicly listed company on the TSX Venture Exchange. MarketWire

Verso Paper Corp. Announces Termination of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations
Verso Paper Corp. ("Verso") (NYSE: VRS) reported today that the previously announced exchange offers and consent solicitations of Verso Paper Holdings LLC and Verso Paper Inc. (collectively, the "Issuers") with respect to their outstanding 8 MarketWire

March Events Scheduled to Enroll Uninsured Marylanders in Health Coverage
Maryland Health Connection, the state's health insurance marketplace, is sponsoring a series of free events during March to enroll uninsured Marylanders in quality, affordable health coverage MarketWire

Country Green Merges With SavATree & SavaLawn
SavATree & SavaLawn, leading providers of quality tree, shrub and lawn care, today announced a merger with Country Green of Monroe, Connecticut. MarketWire

Itonis Pharmaceuticals Received Emesyl Samples for Evaluation
Itonis, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITNS) is pleased to announce that it has received and is currently evaluating samples of its Emesyl™ product from its manufacturer. Oasis Health Products, Inc. delivered two versions of the Emesyl™ anti-nausea formula which are currently being evaluating for tolerance. MarketWire

The O.T. Mining Corporation Announces a Recapitalization Including Closing of a $375,000 Investment in the Company
The O.T. Mining Corporation (OTC Pink: OTMN) ("OTMN" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has closed on a recapitalization of OTMN's balance sheet which also includes an initial investment of $375,000 of fresh capital into the Company MarketWire

New Coffee Shop Arrives at Paris CDG Airport Hotel
Seasoned travelers may be as different as the cities they visit but, if asked, most would arrive at the same shortlist of travel essentials. Topping this list, of course, are a soft bed, Internet access and Starbucks. Luckily for guests of the Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport Marriott Hotel, the last of these is due to arrive in April 2014 within the most convenient of spaces -- the hotel lobby. MarketWire

Sofialys Reinforces Its Leadership by Appointing Hani Ramzi as New CEO
Sofialys, a leading international mobile advertising and marketing company, today announced the appointment of Hani Ramzi as the company's new Chief Executive Officer. In his capacity as CEO Ramzi will also serve on the board of directors. MarketWire

Dougherty Laser Vision Launches Beverly Hills Office
Dougherty Laser Vision -- Southern California's leading center for LASIK, lens implants and other advanced vision correction procedures -- is pleased to announce the launch of its Beverly Hills office located at 9100 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 265 (East Tower). MarketWire

Bergio International Announces Financial Updates
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCQB: BRGO) ("Bergio" or the "Company") announces several updates involving finances and convertible funding. MarketWire

Kansas City Plaza Hotel Restaurant Uses New Technology to Launch Wine Program
The Raphael Autograph Collection's signature restaurant, Chaz on the Plaza, is using a new technology developed by a medical apparatus inventor to launch a new Wine Exploration Initiative that will open a new world to wine aficionados. Chaz's new Coravin Wine Access System allows enthusiasts to experience top tier reserve wines without having to purchase an entire bottle MarketWire

LaBovick Law Group Makes Exciting Announcements at the Beginning of 2014
LaBovick Law Group is proud to announce a lot of exciting news to ring in the New Year! The firm is completely rebranding and standing behind some worthy causes. MarketWire

Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel Ranked No. 1 for Guest Satisfaction
For those visiting the Crystal City area, selecting a hotel has just become a simple decision. There's no need to comb the reviews or scour travel guides, because only one property is consistently ranked No. 1 by visitors, meeting planners and websites, and that is the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel. MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Announces Availability of Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2013
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2013 has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and can be accessible on the Company's website, www.danaos.com, under the "Investor Relations" section under "Annual Reports" at the top of the page. MarketWire

New DC Conference Hotel, Opening May 1, Reveals Diverse Dining Options
When the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC opens on May 1st, it will be the District's largest hotel, so when it came to establishing its dining options, there was only one way to go -- big. MarketWire

U.S.English Chairman Condemns Illinois Bill Requiring Translators at Government Agencies
U.S.English Chairman Mauro E. Mujica today expressed great concern over a bill in the Illinois General Assembly that would require state agencies to provide foreign language interpreters and translations. MarketWire

PIMCO to Liquidate the PIMCO Broad U.S. Treasury Index Exchange-Traded Fund
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, announced today that the PIMCO Broad U.S. Treasury Index Exchange-Traded Fund (Ticker: TRSY) will be liquidated (the "Liquidation") on or about March 14, 2014 ("Liquidation Date"). The Board of Trustees of PIMCO ETF Trust determined that the Liquidation was in the best interest of TRSY and its shareholders. MarketWire

Viking Investments Group, Inc. Announces Transition
Viking Investments Group, Inc. ("Viking") (OTCQB: VKIN) today announced that it will transition its business focus to North America and announced the appointment of a new director to its Board of Directors to assist in this transition. MarketWire

SmartMetric, Developer of Fingerprint Biometric Cards, Expects to See Significant Growth in the Biometrics Industry
SmartMetric, Inc MarketWire

GumGum to Present at OASIS: The Montgomery Summit
GumGum CEO Ophir Tanz has joined the lineup of prestigious speakers slated to present at OASIS: The Montgomery Summit. OASIS -- an invitation-only event featuring top entrepreneurs and investors; senior level media and technology executives; and leading industry visionaries -- will be held March 5-6, 2014 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica. MarketWire

WWSA Unveils a New Virtual Grinding Laboratory (VGL)
Worldwide Superabrasives, LLC (WWSA), a global leader in the manufacture and optimization of superabrasive products for industry, is pleased to announce the development of our new Virtual Grinding Laboratory (VGL). WWSA's focus in constructing the VGL is to provide end users with a world-class versatile testing platform for superabrasive tools MarketWire

Grupo TMM Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Financial Results (in Millions of Mexican Pesos)
Grupo TMM, S.A.B. (OTC: GTMAY) (BMV: TMM A) MarketWire

Raleigh Airport Hotel Cheers On the NCAA With Burgers and Brews
The NCAA basketball season is by itself an exciting prospect for devoted fans. But sharing the experience makes it all the more memorable, which is why the Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport RTP will host its seventh-annual, NCAA-Kickoff Beer-Tasting and Cookout on March 20, 2014. MarketWire

True2Beauty Ready to Launch Sports Collectable Auction Site - BetUGetIt
True2Beauty, Inc. (OTC Pink: TRTB) (The "Company") (www.True2Beauty.com) and its exciting and revolutionary ecommerce platform, True2Bid (www.True2Bid.com), announced that True2Beauty is positioned to launch BetUGetIt in the next two weeks, which we believe will take the penny auction concept to a whole new level MarketWire

Pacific Sands, Inc. Reports Net Sales Increase 46% Year-Over-Year in the Six Months of Fiscal 2014; Second Quarter 2014 Sales Rise 69% as Orders Remain Strong
Pacific Sands, Inc. (OTCQB: PFSD) (PINKSHEETS: PFSD) (www.pacificsands.com), which manufactures environmentally friendly, non-toxic pool and spa treatment products, as well as liquid and powder cleaning and laundry products, announced today unaudited results for the company's fiscal 2014 second quarter and first half ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Certain Holders of the Verso Paper 8.75% Second Lien Notes Have Received and Rejected a Proposal From Verso Paper
Certain holders of the $396 million outstanding principal amount in Verso Paper 8.75% Second Lien Notes (respectively, the "Holders" and the "Second Lien Notes") have been in discussions with Verso Paper Corp. ("Verso Paper") on the terms of the exchange offer for the Second Lien Notes first announced by Verso Paper on January 6, 2014 (the "Exchange Offer"). MarketWire

Cannabis News Causes Record Volume for Republic of Texas Brands
Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RTXBQ) recorded a record five year high volume of over 7.4 million shares yesterday on news of the company's plans in the coming months post reorganization bankruptcy. RTXBQ yesterday announced their intentions to be a leader in the THC free Cannabis Market place in Texas and surrounding states MarketWire

Flyby Messenger Introduces a New Way to Share Mobile Messages
Flyby is the first mobile consumer platform that lets people connect social messages to objects in the world around them. Built on next generation technology, Flyby's new free app is changing how people communicate and share, letting people leave digital messages on real world objects to create deeper context and more control over who gets to see what -- and how MarketWire

Science & Sci-Fi Event -- Evolution Expo 2014 -- Coming to Bay Area June 27-29 Headlined by Keynote Speaker Mayim Bialik and U.S. Astronauts Joe Edwards and Wendy Lawrence
The first-of-its-kind Evolution Expo 2014 is coming to the Oakland Marriott City Center this June 27-29 for a three-day event full of science and science fiction-related exhibits, workshops and presentations, it was announced today by Science Fiction Entertainment, Inc. (SFE). Keynote speaker Mayim Bialik, a neuroscientist and star of the hit show "The Big Bang Theory," and U.S MarketWire

Masimo to Present at 26th Annual ROTH Conference
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced that its management is scheduled to present at the 26th Annual ROTH Conference at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time. A live audiocast of the presentation will be available on the Masimo website at www.masimo.com. A replay of the audiocast will be available following the live presentation. MarketWire

Giveback Homes Built First Affordable, Sustainable Habitat for Humanity Home in USA
Yesterday, Giveback Homes, a business that turns the real estate community into donors helping to reduce poverty around the globe, joined forces with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) MarketWire

Molycorp to Report Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2013 Financial Results on March 3, 2014 (NYSE: MCP) ($MCP)
For Release: February 28, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Limited Dividend Information
Reference is made to the fourth quarter 2013 report released on February 28, 2014. Golar LNG will be trading ex-dividend of a total dividend of $0.45 per share on March 10, 2014. The record date will be March 12, 2014 and the dividend will be paid on or about March 24, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Partners LP: Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Financial Year 2013 Results (with attachment)
Highlights GlobeNewswire

Clariant AG: Clariant's Annual Report 2013 is now available
Clariant AG /Clariant AG: Clariant's Annual Report 2013 is now available. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Quincy Bioscience Launches Prevagen(R) FAQ Video Series
MADISON, WI--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - Wisconsin-based biotech company, Quincy Bioscience, launches new 'frequently asked questions' videos about the company's flagship product Prevagen® -- Named the best-selling branded memory supplement in chain drug stores across the United States, according to Nielsen data. MarketWire

Freddie Mac Releases 2014 Multifamily Economic Outlook
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its multifamily housing economic outlook for 2014 showing that multifamily growth will be favorable, but will also moderate and become more in line with long-run historical levels. A short preview video and the complete outlook are available here. MarketWire

Call to Artists: Summer 2014 Colorado Festival Tour
The Downtown Glenwood Springs Art Festival at Grand Avenue (Glenwood Springs, CO) -- July 12 & 13 Ft. Collins Festival of the Arts at Front Range Village (Ft MarketWire

Worldwide Forms The Green Fund
Worldwide Internet, Inc. (OTC Pink: WNTR) announced today that it has formed Green Company Holdings, Inc., a Colorado Corporation (www.thegreenfund.us) for a diversified portfolio of investments in the hemp and medical marijuana sectors. MarketWire

Pending Home Sales Hold Steady in January
Pending home sales were essentially unchanged in January, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Monthly gains in the South and Northeast were offset by declines in the West and Midwest. MarketWire

Citizens Community Bancorp, Inc. Declares Annual Dividend
Citizens Community Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZWI), the parent company of Citizens Community Federal (the "Bank"), is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors on February 27, 2014, declared an annual dividend of $0.04 per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend is payable on March 27, 2014 to shareholders of record on March 13, 2014. MarketWire

Systemair Nomination Committee
At the annual meeting on 29 August 2013 it was decided that the Nomination Committee should contain representatives for the three largest owners together with the Chairman of the Board. GlobeNewswire

Aladdin Tickets, Starting at $99 Each, Available at TicketNetwork.com
Aladdin, Genie, and Princess Jasmine grace the stage in Broadway's newest production, Aladdin. Tickets to the musical are available at TicketNetwork.com, starting at just $99*, according to the online ticket marketplace's sales data. MarketWire

SETDA Launches New Website
SETDA, the principal membership association of U.S. state and territorial educational technology leaders, today announced the launch of the redesigned SETDA.org, another key step in the implementation of the association's strategic plan. MarketWire

RenuEn Corp Announces FINRA Approval of Reverse Stock Split
RenuEn Corporation (OTC Pink: RENUD) (OTC Pink: RENU), a Renewable Energy Development and EPC Company, announced today that FINRA has approved the company's request to complete a 1 for 50 stock split. MarketWire

Shaping the Future of Test Development and Delivery
Prometric, a trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, will meet with industry leaders during the ATP Innovations in Testing 2014 Annual Conference to discuss the advancements, opportunities and challenges taking place within test development and delivery. Prometric is a platinum sponsor of the conference, hosted in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 2 to 5. MarketWire

Where Food Comes From(R) (d.b.a. IMI Global, Inc.) Announces Acquisition of Merck Animal Health Verification Business
Where Food Comes From, Inc. (WFCF) (d.b.a. IMI Global, Inc.) (OTCQB: WFCF), the trusted resource for third party verification of food production practices, today announced it has agreed to acquire certain assets of Global Animal Management Inc., which is owned by Merck Animal Health. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MarketWire

TX Holdings Announces It Has Successfully Reached an Agreement to Consolidate and Restructure Certain Outstanding Indebtedness Due to Its Chairman and CEO
TX Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: TXHG), a supplier of mining and rail products to the U.S. coal mining industry, today announced that it has successfully negotiated and, on February 25, 2014, entered into an agreement with Mr. William "Buck" Shrewsbury, the company's chairman and CEO, to consolidate and restructure certain outstanding indebtedness due to Mr MarketWire

Nebo Tops 57th Annual AMY Awards With Six Finalist Nominations
Nebo, Atlanta-based digital marketing agency, has been selected as a finalist in six categories for the 2014 Atlanta Marketer of the Year Awards (AMYs) hosted by Atlanta AMA, securing more nominations than any other firm. The winners will be announced on Thursday, March 13. Nominations include: MarketWire

Westbrook Technologies Announces New Software Releases for Fortis and FortisBlue
Westbrook Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of enterprise content management (ECM) software, today announced new releases of its Fortis (2.6) and FortisBlue (2.2) software. Both releases add new features, improve performance, and offer even greater ease of use for administrators and end users MarketWire

Golar LNG Limited: Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Financial Year 2013 Results
PRELIMINARY FOURTH QUARTER AND FINANCIAL YEAR 2013 RESULTS GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Partners L.P.:PRELIMINARY FOURTH QUARTER AND FINANCIAL YEAR 2013 RESULTS
Highlights GlobeNewswire

PBS Holding, Inc. (PBHG) Launches New Marijuana Enhanced Products Focused on Medicinal and Lifestyle Products
PBS Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: PBHG), (the "Company"), today released an update to shareholders. MarketWire

Prezi Becomes a Technology Partner in the White House ConnectED Initiative
Prezi, the software for delivering memorable presentations, today announced that is has joined other industry leaders in support of President Obama's ConnectED Initiative. Prezi's commitment will provide $100 million in Edu Pro licenses to hundreds of thousands of high schools and educators across America MarketWire

Vista Partners Updates Coverage on Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX); Price Target $2.25
Vista Partners announced today that it has updated coverage on Mast Therapeutics Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX) ("MSTX"), a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company headquartered in San Diego, CA; and maintains its twelve-month price target of $2.25 MarketWire

BTI Systems Wins Metro Connect's 2014 Best Technology Innovation Award
BTI Systems, the software and networking leader empowering content and service providers to capitalize on trends in cloud services, mobility and Internet video, today announced that the company has been recognized by Capacity Magazine's inaugural Metro Connect Awards for Best Technology Innovation MarketWire

HousingWire Recognizes the Industry's 100 Most Innovative Technology Firms
HousingWire announced today that it has published the 2014 HW TECH100™, the media company's annual look at the most innovative technology firms in the U.S. housing economy. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties to Present at CITI 2014 Global Property CEO Conference
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) today announced that Ed Fritsch, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Terry Stevens, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a company roundtable discussion at the CITI 2014 Global Property CEO Conference. Highwoods presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 8:10 a.m. Eastern time and will be approximately 35 minutes in length. MarketWire

Dako further expands world's leading special stain solution for cancer diagnostics
GLOSTRUP, Denmark, February 28, 2014. Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and worldwide provider of cancer diagnostics, today announced it has added the new Jenner-Wright Giemsa stain to its Dako ArtisanTM Link portfolio, the broadest palette of automated stains. GlobeNewswire

EPAM Partners With Concurrent Inc. to Leverage Big Data for the Enterprise
Newtown, PA - February 28, 2014 - EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading provider of complex software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, announced its partnership with Concurrent, Inc GlobeNewswire

3D Pioneer Systems Corp. Adds Chief Technology Officer, Acquires Mobile Gaming App "Tangled Tut"
3D Pioneer Systems, Inc. ("3D Pioneer" or "the Company") (OTCQB: DPSM) (OTCBB: DPSM) is pleased to announce that Mr. Mark Flores Martin has joined the 3D Pioneer Team as consultant and the board appointed him to act as an advisor in the role of the Chief of Technical Operations of the Corporation. In this role Mr MarketWire

PetroTech Oil and Gas, Inc.'s Brown 29-1 Well Has Completed Successfully, and Will Begin Production
PetroTech Oil and Gas, Inc. (OTC Pink: PTOG) (the "Company" or "PetroTech") announced today that on February 27, 2014 PetroTech retain oilfield services to go out and acidize the new drill at Nowata Oklahoma Brown 29-1. This is a standard treatment for the area for this type well. Production Equipment is being set up, and production reports (BOPD), will be announced next week. MarketWire

Pacific Energy Development Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock
DANVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - Pacific Energy Development (PEDEVCO Corp) (NYSE MKT: PED), an energy company engaged in the acquisition and development of strategic high-value energy projects in the U.S MarketWire

Datalliance Delivers New Vendor Managed Inventory Innovations for Consumer and Industrial Markets
Datalliance today announced immediate availability of the latest release of the Datalliance Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) platform with several important new capabilities as well as a number of user productivity and performance enhancements. Enhancements in this release were driven by a combination of user community feedback and Datalliance vision for the evolution of the VMI process MarketWire

Kleangas Energy Technologies Will Receive a Hemp Shipment Monday March 3, 2014 Converting the Hemp Into Pellets to Supplement Wood and RDF Pellet Production and Distribution
Kleangas Energy Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: KGET) reports that a shipment of hemp will be delivered to a KGET testing plant on Monday March 3, 2014. This Industrial hemp will be dried and converted into pellets similar to wood and RDF pellets MarketWire

Green Hygienics Expands Operations
Green Innovations Ltd. (OTCQB: GNIN) (OTCBB: GNIN) ("Green Innovations" or the "Company") and the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Hygienics, Inc. ("Green Hygienics"), will be relocating its headquarters to the South Cape Business Center located in Cape Coral, Florida MarketWire

SK3 Group (OTC Pink: SKTO) Is Seeking to Survey Qualified California Medical Marijuana Patients for Its Soon to Be Released Dharmanol Citrolene Capsules, Providing Free Samples for a Limited Time
Medical Greens, a subsidiary of SK3 Group (OTC Pink: SKTO) is seeking qualified California medical marijuana patients to receive a free sample of its new, non-psychoactive medical cannabis product, Dharmanol Citrolene, developed by its Berkeley Bio-Organic Research Laboratory. MarketWire

Quick-Med Signs License With Medline to Provide Stay-Fresh(R) Antimicrobial Technology for Traditional Wound Care Products
GAINESVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) - Quick-Med Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: QMDT), a life sciences company that is developing innovative technologies for the healthcare and consumer markets, announced today that it has licensed its Stay Fresh® technology to Medline Industries, Inc MarketWire

Phorm Corporation Limited: Investor Events
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Luxury Re-Defined in Sun-Drenched Southern California as The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage Welcomes Guests to Palm Springs in May 2014
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. will beckon guests to re-discover one of Southern California's most scenic havens in Rancho Mirage, opening on May 15, 2014 MarketWire

Earth911 Launches Tablet App
Earth911 Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quest Resource Holding Corporation (OTCQB: QRHC) ("Quest"), announced today the launch of a new tablet app for the iPad and Android platforms that is downloadable from the iTunes store and Google Play. The Earth911 tablet app is a monthly digital edition featuring content in the form of feature articles, briefs, tips and tutorials from Earth911.com. MarketWire

Brian Tucker Joins Dollar Bank
Brian D. Tucker, who led Crain's Cleveland Business as publisher and editorial director for 25 years before his retirement last year, has been named Vice President and Director of Corporate Affairs by Dollar Bank. MarketWire

KY3 Introduces 'KY3 24/7' With WeatherNation
KY3 in Springfield, Mo., announced today its partnership with WeatherNation TV, Inc. to broadcast around-the-clock weather coverage on "KY3 24/7," serving southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas on digital TV channel 3.2, and on Mediacom Cable channel 112 in Springfield. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces Virgil's Root Beer to Be Featured on Canadian Food Network Show
Reed's, Inc. (NYSE MKT: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that its Virgil's Root Beer will be featured on the Food Network Canada's show called Food Factory. The show will first air on February 28 @ 9.30pm EST. MarketWire

BroadSoft Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT), the leading global provider of Internet protocol-based, or IP-based, communications services to the telecommunications industry, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and twelve-month period ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

SurePayroll Small Business Scorecard(R): Is Cold Weather Also Causing a Hiring Freeze?
GLENVIEW, IL--(Marketwired - February 28, 2014) -  SurePayroll Inc., a leader in providing online payroll to small businesses nationwide, today announced results for the February 2014 SurePayroll Small Business Scorecard® and survey, which shows optimism slightly up amid a frozen hiring picture matching the unusually bitter cold weather we've seen throughout much of the country. MarketWire

Medallion Resources Corporate Update
Medallion Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: MDL) (OTCQX: MLLOF) ("Medallion" or the "Company"), is focussed on re-establishing monazite as a significant economic mineral and major source of rare earths, and today provided an update. MarketWire

Isowater and AECL Sign Deuterium Oxide (Heavy Water) Marketing and Collaboration Agreement
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Konica Minolta Is the Proud Sponsor for the 10th Asian Financial Services Congress
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Asia is the proud sponsor for the 10th Asian Financial Services (AFS) Congress, which opened yesterday at Singapore's Sands Expo and Convention Centre MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: VTG) reports record net income for the three months ended December 31, 2013 of $30.3 million or $0.09 per diluted share as compared to a net loss of $11.5 million or ($0.04) per diluted share excluding approximately $122.1 million of charges for the early retirement of debt, for the three months ended December 31, 2012 MarketWire

National Automation Services, Inc. Announces First Acquisition
National Automation Services, Inc. (OTCQB: NASV), announced today it has executed its first acquisition. MarketWire

NW Natural Reports 2013 & Q4 Results
Northwest Natural Gas Company, dba NW Natural (NYSE: NWN) MarketWire

North American Forest Products Industry to Start Second Quarter With Healthy $1.1 Billion in Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Forest Products Industry across North America plans to start construction on just more than $1 billion in projects during the second quarter of 2014. Industrial Info has identified more than 120 capital and maintenance projects that are scheduled to begin from April to June MarketWire

What Does $4 Billion in Life Science Capital Construction Investment Buy? -- An Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- By the time the first quarter of 2014 calls it a day, the North American Pharmaceutical & Biotech Industry will be on track to wrap up nearly $4 billion worth of capital and maintenance investments MarketWire

Industrial Market Outlook in Review: U.S. Chemical Activity Reaches New Heights, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- While it's obvious that the abundant production of natural gas from shale plays has given a shot in the arm to the U.S. economy, one of the industrial sectors where this is most prominent is the Chemical Processing Industry MarketWire

VolitionRx Completes $3 Million Private Placement
VolitionRx Limited (OTCQB: VNRX), a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests for different types of cancer, today announced the completion of a private placement to selected existing and new accredited investors of 1.5 million shares of common stock at a price of $2.00 per share, as well as five-year warrants to purchase up to an additional 1 MarketWire

Canadian Board Diversity Council (CBDC) Opens Nominations for Diversity 50
Be part of the solution and help change the face of Canada's boardrooms. That is the message from the Canadian Board Diversity Council (CBDC) as it accepts applications for Diversity 50, the country's premier database of diverse, qualified candidates for board of director positions in Canada's largest 500 organizations. MarketWire

ADP Dealer Services' Thought Leaders Continue to Share Automotive Retailing Best Practices at Regional Events
ADP Dealer Services, Inc MarketWire

Ahlstrom's 2013 reports published
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE February 28, 2014 at 12.30 GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil and DONG Energy to begin cooperation on technology development for renewable fuels
Neste Oil CorporationPress release28 February 2014 at 12.30 p.m. (EET) GlobeNewswire

Solvay and Ineos submit revised remedy package to European Commission clearance process
Brussels, February 28th, 2013 --- Further to the earlier decision of the European Commission to continue its evaluation of the proposed 50/50 Joint Venture between Solvay and INEOS in a Phase II investigation, the parties have jointly agreed to put forward a revised remedy package to address any competition concerns that have been raised by the European Commission GlobeNewswire

Vaisala's Financial Review and Corporate Governance Statement for 2013
Vaisala Corporation                      Stock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 28, 2014 at 12:15 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Interim Management Statement for the fourth quarter and year ended 31 December 2013
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc28 February 2014 GlobeNewswire

I. M. Skaugen SE : Update financial calendar 2014. Date for AGM now confirmed.
I.M. Skaugen SE - Financial Calendar 2014 GlobeNewswire

I.M. Skaugen SE - Annual Report 2013
I.M. Skaugen SE has today posted its audited Annual Report for 2013 on www.skaugen.comIf you have any questions, please contact:Bente Flø, Chief Financial Officer, on telephone +47 23 12 03 30 /+47 91 64 56 08 or by e-mail: bente.flo@skaugen.com. This press release is also available on the Internet at our website: www.skaugen.com. I.M GlobeNewswire

Outotec's Financial Statements 2013 published
OUTOTEC OYJ  STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE       FEBRUARY 28, 2014 AT 9.30 A.M. GlobeNewswire

Heijmans sells golf and landscaping operations via management buy-out
Heijmans has sold the landscaping and golf operations of the Heijmans Roads business unit 'Sport & Groen' to the unit's current management team. Heijmans will retain the third component, 'Sport', comprising the construction of sports fields, accommodations and lighting. Approximately 100 employees, primarily field staff, will be transferred to the new company GlobeNewswire

DSM issues long-term €500 million bond
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has successfully issued a €500 million 2.375% bond due 2024. The proceeds will be used to refinance the €500 million bond maturing on 17 March 2014. GlobeNewswire

Novartis marks Rare Disease Day with call for more research to understand and find treatments for rare diseases
Novartis International AG /Novartis marks Rare Disease Day with call for more research to understand and find treatments for rare diseases . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Galapagos provides status update for GSK2586184 in GSK's psoriasis, lupus, and ulcerative colitis clinical studies
Mechelen, Belgium; 28 February 2014 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that GSK has updated the development status for GSK2586184, involving three clinical studies in psoriasis, lupus, and ulcerative colitis. GlobeNewswire

Basilea swaps its isavuconazole North American co-promote rights for full isavuconazole rights outside of North America
Basilea Pharmaceutica AG /Basilea swaps its isavuconazole North American co-promote rights for full isavuconazole rights outside of North America . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ING finalises agreement to make Dutch Defined Benefits Pension Fund financially independent
ING announced today that it has finalised the previously announced agreement in principle to make ING's closed Defined Benefits (DB) Pension Plan in the Netherlands financially independent. The finalisation of the agreement releases ING from all future financial obligations arising out of this plan GlobeNewswire

INVITATION TO THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP.
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP. STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  28 February 2014 at 9.05 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Biotie Financial Statement Release 2013
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP.  Financial Statement Release 28 February, 2014 at 9.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Biotie updates outlook: Intends to develop SYN120 internally and will not exercise its option to acquire Neurelis until further notice
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP. STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 28 February 2014 at 8.55 a.m. GlobeNewswire

MorphoSys AG Reports Results for Fiscal Year 2013
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys AG Reports Results for Fiscal Year 2013. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : AGM 2013 Final agenda and proposals
Announcement from Össur hf. No:6/2014Reykjavik, 28 February 2014 GlobeNewswire

Gondwana Oil Corp (CSE:GO) Lists on Canadian Securities Exchange - Video News Alert on Investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, BC, February 27, 2014 - Gondwana Oil Corp (CSE:GO) is one of the latest new listings on the Canadian Securities Exchange, formerly known as the Canadian National Stock Exchange. The company also listed its warrants under the symbol "GO.WT".  Gondwana Oil resulted from the business combination of Mantis Mineral Corp (CSE:MYN) and Gondwana Energy. GlobeNewswire

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