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Construction Writers Association to Hold Social Networking Reception at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 in Las Vegas
The Construction Writers Association (CWA) will hold a social networking reception for construction journalists and marketing communications professionals on March 5, 2014 at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. MarketWire

Development Capital Group Discusses the Future of Bitcoin and Who Is Opposing It
MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - When Development Capital Group went to the North American Bitcoin Conference we met with many of the leading people in the industry on cryptocurrencies, and received a lot of opinions on the future of the market MarketWire

Spelman College and CIEE Launch a New Study Abroad Program on Intercultural Engagement
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - In a two-week world wind tour, Spelman College students will travel to three corners of the earth. In May, the 100 students will journey to either South America, Europe, or Africa as participants in a new study abroad program recently launched by Spelman College and the Council on International Educational Exchange MarketWire

Advanced Employment Law and Litigation 2014: Top-Notch Faculty, Engaging Sessions, and Popular Live Mock Jury Presentation
PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) announces its upcoming program, Advanced Employment Law and Litigation 2014 , taking place February 27-March 1, 2014 at the Washington Plaza Hotel in Washington, DC, which will once again feature the very popular live mock jury demonstration MarketWire

LB Merchant Announces $2.6 Million Investment in HiConversion, a Disruptive, Patented Conversion Rate Optimization Solution
DELRAY BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - LB Merchant, an affiliate of Littlebanc Advisors, LLC, is pleased to announce the completion of a $2.6 million investment in HiConversion, Inc., Littlebanc's third investment in the company MarketWire

Digital Offering Announces Live Webcast for Thoughtful Media Group on February 11, 2014 at 11:00 am EST
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - Digital Offering (www.digitaloffering.com), a next generation, technology-driven investment bank, today announced that its client, Thoughtful Media Group, Inc., will be hosting a live webcast on February 11, 2014 at 11:00 am EST that will include a presentation by management of the company and a question and answer session. MarketWire

Speedwell Weather Acts as Settlement Agent for World Bank Weather Risk Transaction
CHARLESTON, SC--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - Speedwell Weather, a leader in the provision of weather data, forecasts and weather risk services, is pleased to announce that we have been appointed as the Settlement Agent for what is believed to be the largest public weather risk transfer transaction to date. MarketWire

Medieval Times Extends Valentine's Day Couple's Package Offer
Anyone can buy a box of chocolates for Valentine's Day. Why not put some chivalry, rivalry and revelry into the year's most romantic evening? MarketWire

MediaMath's Edwin Lee Teaches Marketers How Technology and Advertising Build More Meaningful Brand Experiences at iMedia Brand Summit
MediaMath Vice President of Strategic Accounts Edwin Lee will share a blueprint for brand marketers seeking to build more engaging brand experiences through programmatic media buying at the upcoming iMedia Brand Summit. The Summit is taking place February 9 through February 12 at The Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island, Florida, MarketWire

5th Annual "Live at the Orinda" Champagne Comedy Event Returns to Orinda Theatre March 7th
For the fifth year, San Francisco's laugh-lovers will have the renewed opportunity to enjoy a champagne-filled night of comedy at the landmark Orinda Theatre on Friday, March 7th. The Orinda Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with Tommy T's Comedy Clubs today announced the fifth "Live at the Orinda" event. Past events gained rave reviews for a great night on the town. MarketWire

Epicor to Hold Investor Call to Discuss Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Financial Results
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, will host a conference call on Thursday, February 13 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) to discuss its fiscal 2014 first quarter financial results MarketWire

BERNINA Introduces Two New Faceplate Designs for the BERNINA 350 Special Edition (B 350 SE)
BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to introduce two new stylish faceplate designs, Fantasy and Carnival, for the BERNINA 350 Special Edition (B 350 SE) available now at authorized BERNINA Dealers nationwide MarketWire

Statewide Drought Briefing Set for Feb. 14 in Sacramento
Local, state and federal water officials will provide the latest on California's statewide drought and emerging impacts at a half-day briefing set for Friday, Feb. 14 in Sacramento. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Crest Theater, 1013 K Street in downtown Sacramento. (Program begins at 9; registration begins at 8:30.) MarketWire

Book Toronto Meeting Facilities and Get a Free iPad Mini
The way people do business is forever changing. From the typewriters of yore to the video-conferencing of today, communication methods evolve as fast as business deals MarketWire

Find Paradise at This New Boutique Fort Lauderdale Hotel
The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort and Spa has been receiving rave reviews since it opened less than a year ago and now is the perfect time to book a stay. Picture yourself on your private balcony, the sights and sounds of the Atlantic Ocean washing away your winter cares -- then make the dream come true at this Fort Lauderdale area beach hotel. MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. ("Company"), the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank ("Bank"), (NASDAQ: PBHC) announced its results for the three and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Raleigh, North Carolina Hotels Support Frankie Lemmon Center Fundraiser
What began as one couple's mission to help children with special needs, including their own, has grown into the Frankie Lemmon School & Developmental Center, a nonprofit pre-school and kindergarten for children with special needs MarketWire

InterWest Partners Congratulates Bruce Cleveland and Doug Pepper on Being Named to AlwaysOn Venture Capital 100 List
InterWest Partners, a leading diversified venture capital firm, is pleased to congratulate two of its general partners, Bruce Cleveland and Doug Pepper, for being named to the AlwaysOn Venture Capital 100 List for 2013 MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Announces Subscription Price of $17.00 Per Share for Non-Transferable Rights Offering
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) (NASDAQ: OXLCP) (NASDAQ: OXLCO) announced today the subscription price for its non-transferable rights offering to purchase shares of common stock of the Company (the "Offering") that commenced on January 23, 2014. MarketWire

inTEST Corporation Announces Availability of 2013 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
inTEST Corporation (NYSE MKT: INTT), an independent designer, manufacturer and marketer of temperature management products and semiconductor automatic test equipment (ATE) interface solutions, today announced that the Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time MarketWire

INFORUM Hosts Tom Perkins: A War on the 1%
INFORUM at The Commonwealth Club announced today that it will host Tom Perkins, co-founder of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, in conversation with Adam Lashinsky, senior editor at large for FORTUNE magazine, on Feb. 13 at The Commonwealth Club of California. MarketWire

APWC Has Added Mike Heller, CEO of Talent Resources (NY and LA), to Its Board of Directors
American Premium Water Corporation (OTC Pink: HIPH) is pleased to provide the following update to the investment community and our shareholders MarketWire

Avista Corp. Board Increases Common Stock Dividend
Avista Corp.'s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3175 per share on the company's common stock, an increase of $0.0125 per share, yielding an annualized dividend of $1.27. The common stock dividend is payable March 14, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Feb. 21, 2014. MarketWire

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer to Speak at 4A's Annual 'Transformation Conference' in Los Angeles March 16-19
Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer has joined the list of luminaries who will speak at this year's 4A's Transformation conference in Los Angeles from March 16-19, the trade association announced today. "Transformation 2014: The Idea Effect" will shed light on the issues affecting the advertising, media, tech and publishing industries. MarketWire

Kona Grill Now Open in Fort Worth, Texas
Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ: KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Fort Worth, Texas on February 6, 2014. MarketWire

Three Grantham Staff to Present at CCME's "Crossroads in Military Education"
In less than a week, military educators will be flocking from across the country to Savannah, Ga., for the Council of College and Military Educators' (CCME) annual professional development symposium MarketWire

NYC Surgeon Launches Mommy Makeover Website
The increasingly popular "Mommy Makeover" procedure inspires New York Plastic Surgeon Dr. Douglas Steinbrech to create a dedicated resource website. MarketWire

Network Advertising Initiative Cultivates Compliance and Technology Specialization With 2014 Fellowship; Welcomes First Fellow Shaq Katikala
The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) today announced that it is offering a one-year compliance and technology fellowship for a highly qualified third year law student or recent graduate with an interest in the intersection of technology, advertising and policy MarketWire

NYC Plastic Surgeon Dr. Halaas Announces ThermiTight and ThermiLift
Dr. Yael Halaas, M.D., F.A.C.S. is pleased to announce the addition of ThermiTight and ThermiLift as an offered procedure available from her New York City practice. The minimally invasive procedure for skin tightening offers consistent results without surgery. MarketWire

Revolutionary Concepts Announces Major Plans to Reduce Debt and Increase Shareholder Value
Revolutionary Concepts Inc., (OTCQB: REVO), a publicly traded company that develops mobile video software and remote security communication systems, announced today that it has approved a major plan to reduce its debt, restructure its financials and provide greater returns for its shareholders. MarketWire

MotivAction Announces Its 2013 Outstanding Partner Awards
MotivAction announced today that Best Team Building Events, Sarah Swenson of Incentive Concepts, Kristin Mader of Delta Air Lines, AlliedPRA, and Karen Petty of Venetian Las Vegas were recognized as recipients of the MotivAction 2013 Outstanding Partner Award. These awards recognize the contributions and commitment of partners to MotivAction's mission: to achieve results through people. MarketWire

Come Meet Machine Solutions Inc. Experts Next Week at MD&M 2014 in Anaheim, CA
Experts from MSI and Vante, both Machine Solutions companies, look forward to greeting visitors at Booth #2501 of MD&M West on February 11, 12 and 13. MarketWire

The Walking Dead Slot Game(TM) Is Grabbing Players From Coast to Coast
As AMC's The Walking Dead readies the premiere of its new season on Sunday, February 9, slot players across North America are being bitten by the excitement of Aristocrat's The Walking Dead Slot Game™. MarketWire

Judicial Watch, Allied Educational Foundation File Amicus Curiae Brief Challenging HUD Disparate Impact Racial Regulation
Judicial Watch announced today that it has joined with the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) in filing an amicus curiae brief with the U.S MarketWire

Revolutionary Achilles Repair Helps Athlete to Compete in Sochi Winter Olympics
"British bobsleigh pilot John Jackson, who ruptured his Achilles tendon just seven months ago, is healed and ready to compete in the Sochi Winter Olympics thanks to his motivation, his determination, and a revolutionary Achilles repair technique," says Richmond orthopaedic surgeon Jan-Eric Esway, MD. Best described as a "Knotless Percutaneous Achilles Repair," Dr MarketWire

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Entry Into Amendment and Restatement of $1.9 Billion Term Loan Facility
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) (the "Company" or "Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that it along with its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Drillships Financing Holding Inc. ("DFHI"), and Drillships Projects Inc MarketWire

DryShips Announces Ocean Rig UDW Inc.'s Entry Into Amendment and Restatement of $1.9 Billion Term Loan Facility
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), an international provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc. ("Ocean Rig"), of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that Ocean Rig, and its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Drillships Financing Holding Inc MarketWire

Medallion Rug Gallery Releases Rug Personality Quiz
Medallion Rug Gallery has released a new personality quiz designed to help one select his or her ideal handmade area rug. The quiz, which only takes a few moments to complete, uses a series of pictures to help determine the type of area rug that matches each individual's personality. MarketWire

January Employment Numbers Continuing Downward Trend for People With Disabilities
To begin the New Year, employment numbers continue to decline for people with disabilities when compared to January 2013, while jobs data are mixed for people without disabilities, according to today's National Trends in Disability Employment - Monthly Update (nTIDE), issued by Kessler Foundation and the University of New Hampshire's Institute on Disability (UNH-IOD). MarketWire

groSolar Completes 2.96MW Solar Project for Meach Cove Farms
Meach Cove Farms and groSolar have announced the completion of Limerick Road Solar, LLC, a 2.96 MWdc solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Shelburne, Vermont. Project design and solar engineering was performed under the direction of L.W. Seddon, LLC and the installation and construction was managed by groSolar MarketWire

1st Capital Bank Announces: Appointment of Stuart Tripp as Regional President
1st Capital Bank (OTCQB: FISB) ("Bank") today announced the appointment of Stuart Tripp as the Bank's Regional President, with primary responsibility for the market area from Monterey in the south to Santa Cruz in the north. Mr. Tripp is a veteran California banker with over twenty-five years of experience serving clients along the Central Coast. MarketWire

Discover The Townes by William Lyon Homes, the First Neighborhood of Its Kind in the Nation
At The Townes by William Lyon Homes, buyers are discovering a groundbreaking collection where historic LA design inspires the future. A brand new neighborhood that pays homage to the forerunners of classic modern architecture, The Townes at gated ThreeSixty offers the first floorplans of its kind in the nation, townhomes that blend nostalgia, innovation and a love of the South Bay MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Collaborates With Woodley Architectural Group to Create Alora at Talega
When Alora debuts this spring at Talega in San Clemente, this limited edition of 36 luxury homes is poised to captivate Southern Californians who desire an extraordinary homebuying experience MarketWire

Great New Home Value and a Dream Commute at Vineyard by William Lyon Homes
Great value, new home construction and a commuter-friendly Pittsburg location are just some of the advantages of Vineyard at Vista Del Mar. Offering brand new single-family detached homes from the high $400,000s, Vineyard is a tremendous value for today's family-oriented buyers -- especially for commuters MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Announces The Crossing and The Coventry at TurnLeaf
Well-respected homebuilder William Lyon Homes has announced plans for The Crossing and The Coventry at TurnLeaf, new single-family collections coming to the Jurupa Valley MarketWire

THORATEC CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Class Action Against THORATEC CORPORATION and Its Board and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 25, 2014 -- THOR
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of holders of Thoratec Corporation ("Thoratec" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: THOR) securities between April 29, 2010 and November 27, 2013. MarketWire

Cajun or Creole? How to Tell Which Is Which
One of the joys of visiting New Orleans is the food. No matter where you venture in the city, chances are you'll encounter eateries serving up Cajun and Creole cuisine. Not sure how to tell the difference between these two typical NOLA cuisines? Check out the latest infographic from Marriott to learn more about the things these two cuisines have in common. MarketWire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited Board Recommends Final 2013 Dividend
LONDON, February 07, 2014 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors recommended a final dividend for 2013 of $0.50 per Common Share, payable on May 08, 2014 to shareholders of record as of April 24, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Endurance Chief Financial Officer to Speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Insurance Conference in New York
PEMBROKE, Bermuda - February 7, 2014 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:ENH) a Bermuda-based provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, today announced that Mike McGuire, Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Insurance Conference in New York GlobeNewswire

PEH publishes the Quarterly Report as of December 31, 2013 and prepares for the future
Private Equity Holding AG /PEH publishes the Quarterly Report as of December 31, 2013 and prepares for the future . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Addex Reports Top-line Data from ADX71149 Phase 2a Study in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) with Significant Anxiety Symptoms
Addex Therapeutics /Addex Reports Top-line Data from ADX71149 Phase 2a Study in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) with Significant Anxiety Symptoms . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Bavarian Nordic to Present at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York City
KVISTGAARD, Denmark - February 7, 2014 - Bavarian Nordic (OMX:BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) announced today that James Breitmeyer, MD, PhD and Executive Vice President will present at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York City on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. ET. GlobeNewswire

Alteva Brings Innovations in Business Productivity Solutions to the 2014 Channel Partners Conference
Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), announced today it will participate in Channel Partners Conference and Expo from February 26 - 28, 2014 at the Venetian and Sands Expo Hall in Las Vegas, NV MarketWire

United Treatment Centers Inc. to Reduce Outstanding Common Stock by 54%
United Treatment Centers Inc. (OTC Pink: UTRM): RedTruck SEO Inc DBA www.potnetwork420.com is a digital media company focusing exclusively on the Marijuana industry. MarketWire

2014 NBA All-Star Weekend Tickets Available at TicketNetwork.com
The best basketball players in the world are getting ready to gather in New Orleans to take part in the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend this February 14-16. MarketWire

Get to Know The Wocket(TM), NXT-ID's Next Generation Biometrically Secure Smart Wallet; Consumer FAQ Released Prior to Launch
NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCQB: NXTD), a biometrics company focused on the growing m-commerce market, today announced the release of new product images and a consumer FAQ for Wocket™ which is set to launch this year. Wocket™ is a smart wallet much like the smart phone and smart watch MarketWire

Hansen Medical Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Results Conference Call
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in intravascular robotics, today announced that it will release its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013 after market close on Thursday, February 20, 2014. MarketWire

Record Breaking Arizona Heat Could Mean $10,000 for Lucky Pool Owners
Arizona new pool owners will be hoping that weather history repeats itself this Fourth of July. If the temperature reaches or exceeds the record-breaking 118 degrees Fahrenheit at the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, originally set on July 4th, 1989, pre-qualifying pool buyers will receive a $10,000 rebate from Hayward® Pool Products. MarketWire

Intelligent Living Inc. (ILIV) Provides Clarification to Shareholders Concerning Its LOI With Green Roads of Florida, LLC
Intelligent Living Inc MarketWire

Northway Financial, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings
Northway Financial, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: NWYF) reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 of $1,911,000 compared to net income of $1,859,000 for the quarter ended December 31, 2012, an increase of $52,000, or 3% MarketWire

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Cynapsus Therapeutics, Inc.
LifeSci Advisors, LLC announcement for Cynapsus Therapeutics, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CTH) (OTCQX: CYNAF) MarketWire

Slidejoy Launches Intelligent Lockscreen App That Pays
Slidejoy, a mobile advertising company, is pleased to announce the launch of its new smartphone app, Slidejoy, on Google Play. Slidejoy is an intelligent Android app that pays users to view beautifully designed ads every time they unlock their phones. Over time, the app learns the preferences of users and curates a more profitable and relevant user experience. MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. Finalizes Acquisition of License to Diego Pellicer Brand for Medical & Pharmaceutical Marijuana Extracts
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL), a producer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical, today announced that it closed the license agreement with Diego Pellicer, Inc MarketWire

National Business Group on Health Applauds CVS Caremark Decision to Halt Sale of Cigarettes and Tobacco Products
The National Business Group on Health, an association of more than 375 large, U.S. employers, today applauded CVS Caremark on its February 5th announcement that it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its more than 7,600 CVS/ pharmacy stores across the U.S. by October 1, 2014 MarketWire

Lee Hecht Harrison Hosts First National Virtual Career Fair for Job Seekers in Healthcare Sector
WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) -  Lee Hecht Harrison, the global leader in talent mobility, has added a virtual platform to their pioneering technology capabilities. This new capability has multiple applications and allows LHH to host events in a virtual environment MarketWire

LiveDeal.com User Traffic Surges 153% Month Over Month as Visitors Discover the "Instant-Deal" Restaurant Marketing Platform
LiveDeal Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) ("LiveDeal" or the "Company"), a publicly traded company that operates livedeal.com, today announced that its innovative real-time deal platform experienced a 153% increase in visitors during January 2014 compared to December 2013*. MarketWire

BP Energy Outlook 2035 Shows Positive Trends for Vista
On January 15, 2014, BP (formerly British Petroleum), one of the world's leading international oil and gas companies, released BP Energy Outlook 2035, a document in which BP forecasts energy production and consumption trends for the next 20 years. The results show a number of positive trends for Vista International Technologies Inc MarketWire

DG Transaction Spawns Launch of Sizmek Online Ad Tech Company
Signaling the close of the sale of its TV distribution assets to Extreme Reach for $485 million plus cash and working capital from Digital Generation, Inc.'s television business, DG has spun off its online business into a new online company named Sizmek Inc. (NASDAQ: SZMK), an open ad management platform with over 5000 agencies and representatives in 48 countries. MarketWire

Digital Generation Completes Spin-Off of Sizmek and Merger Transaction With Extreme Reach
Digital Generation, Inc. today announced that it has completed the previously announced spin-off and merger transaction pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of August 12, 2013, by and among Extreme Reach, Inc., Dawn Blackhawk Acquisition Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Extreme Reach, and DG. MarketWire

Gandi to Award Free Hosting to the Winning #Hack4Good Projects
Leading domain name register and hosting provider Gandi.net is awarding free hosting to the winners of #hack4good 0.5, taking place February 7-9 in San Francisco and in over 20 other cities worldwide. #Hack4Good, created by Geeklist, was established to unite geeks with the goal of leaving humanity a little better off than before MarketWire

Budget Center Announces the Signing of a Letter of Intent to Acquire Vericard Inc.
Budget Center Inc. (OTC Pink: BDGN) (the "Company or Budget") is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire Vericard Inc. ("Vericard"). MarketWire

Hamilton Vein Center Opens Varicose Vein Treatment Center in Austin, Texas
The Hamilton Vein Center, Texas' leading vein clinic, is pleased to announce the opening of its first North Austin center. This expansion into central Texas marks the Houston-based vein treatment center's first foray outside the Houston area. MarketWire

Petrotech Oil and Gas Has Begun Selling Gas From Their 4 Producing Wells on the Nowata Lease
PetroTech Oil and Gas Inc. (OTC Pink: PTOG) (the "Company" or "Petrotech") Update: MarketWire

Bravo Wellness Applauds CVS Decision
CVS Caremark announced on Wednesday its decision to stop selling cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products by October 1. The company estimates that it will lose approximately $2 billion in revenues on an annual basis from the sale of tobacco products, but recognizes this step is necessary to help people on the path to better heath. MarketWire

Quaterra Commences Trading on OTCQX International
Quaterra Resources (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(OTCQX: QTRRF) today announced that its common shares commenced trading on the OTCQX International quotation system under the symbol "QTRRF" effective at the market open on Friday, February 7, 2014. Quaterra's common shares continue to trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "QTA". MarketWire

Ingen Technologies Inc. Partners With Private Fund to Close ATMC Acquisition and Fund Business Expansion Program
Ingen Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IGNT) today announced a funding partnership with JSJ Investments. JSJ is a privately held boutique investment firm specializing in the structuring and provision of capital to small and developing OTCQB/QX and PINK sheet companies. JSJ is uniquely positioned to fund long-term growth strategies through a variety of funding arrangements. MarketWire

NOCC Overhaul Drives 57% Improvement in Response Times to Reduce Cost and Improve Margins for ERF Wireless
ERF Wireless (OTCQB: ERFB), the operator of the nation's largest terrestrial wireless broadband network servicing the domestic oil and gas sector, announced today that its Network Operations Control Center or NOCC has recently been relocated and undergone a complete overhaul inside its corporate facility in League City, Texas. MarketWire

Coretek Services Recognized for Citrix 2013 Virtualization Deal of the Year
FARMINGTON HILLS, MI--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - Coretek Services, a leading information technology consulting firm, today announced it has been recognized for the Citrix 2013 Virtualization Deal of the Year MarketWire

Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement With Aartha USA Inc. for the Commercialization of a Patented Hybrid Vanadium Redox Flow Battery for Power Storage
Green Hygienics Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: GRYN) is pleased to announce it has signed a Definitive Agreement for the commercialization of a Patented Hybrid Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (HVRFB) or "BIONBATTERY" with Aartha USA Inc. There is tremendous opportunity in offering an economical electricity storage solution, in particular for Wind and Solar with mass-storage battery solutions MarketWire

AIA|DC Hosts "Meet the 2014 DC Mayoral Candidates" to Discuss the City's Future
What does the future Washington look like? Will it have taller buildings, more green space, more families, or new features from other world class cities? As DC's 2014 mayoral race heats up, candidates will discuss their vision for the District by addressing key issues that will shape our city and quality of life. MarketWire

Mid Atlantic Bio Angels Funds Over $1.5 Million in Second Year of Operation
Mid Atlantic Bio Angels (www.bioangels.net), an angel investor group focused exclusively on early-stage life science companies, announced today that its investments for calendar year 2013 totaled over $1.5 million MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces January Sales
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of January 2014, net sales increased 11.5% to $193.5 million from $173.5 million in January a year earlier. For the five months ended January 31, 2014, net sales increased 11.9% to $1,064.1 million from $950.7 million in the same period last year MarketWire

AAM Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
Achieves record quarterly Non-GM sales of $280 million, up over 37% on a year-over-year basis GlobeNewswire

BMO Financial Group Releases Supplementary Financial Information Package Reflecting Changes in IFRS
BMO Financial Group (TSX: BMO)(NYSE: BMO) today released a Supplementary Financial Information package containing certain quarterly and annual financial information for fiscal 2013 and 2012 that reflects changes in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). MarketWire

FLIR Systems Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. Revenue was $400.3 million, up 4% compared to fourth quarter 2012 revenue of $386.4 million. Operating income in the fourth quarter was $37.8 million, compared to $100 MarketWire

Kemira Oyj: Proposals of the Board of Directors to the Annual General Meeting 2014
Kemira OyjStock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 7, 2014 at 2.30 pm (CET+1) Following proposals will be submitted to the Annual General Meeting: GlobeNewswire

Kemira Oyj's Financial Statements Bulletin 2013
Kemira OyjStock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 7, 2014 at 2.30 pm (CET+1)This is a summary of the Financial Statements Bulletin of 2013. The complete Financial Statements Bulletin 2013 with tables is attached to this release and available at www.kemira.com/investors.Fourth quarter: Major steps in strategic redesign accomplished GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Sale of vessel
Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, sold the PSV Far Grimshader (1983, UT 706 L, 3,225 DWT). GlobeNewswire

Determining the acquisition cost of Metso and Valmet shares under the Finnish income tax system
Determining the acquisition cost of Metso and Valmet shares under the Finnish income tax system GlobeNewswire

The 11th Annual International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe
SANTA FE, NM--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - This July, the International Folk Art Market brings together more than 150 artists from every corner of the globe for a vast and colorful international bizarre MarketWire

Incorporate the Elegance of Orchids Into Your Wedding: a Free Guide From Just Add Ice(R) Orchids
Soon to be brides and grooms, we understand you want your wedding day to be perfect. We also know you want to capture the elegance and uniqueness of the relationship you and your significant other share through the photography, flowers and décor MarketWire

Alkame Water Launches Enhanced Website and Engages Amazon.com for Online Order Fulfillment
Alkame Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALKM) (OTCQB: ALKM), a health and technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products, is pleased to announce that the Company has completed a re-design and launch of the www.alkamewater.com website with Next Level Studios. MarketWire

Staffing 360 Solutions Division to Present at Cybersecurity Event at Northeastern University
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), a public company engaged in the provision of international staffing services in IT, financial, accounting, healthcare, and cybersecurity industries, announced today that its Cyber 360 Solutions division will be presenting to undergraduate and graduate students at the 2014 Cyber Security Professionals event at Northeastern University on February 7, 2014 MarketWire

Indian Motorcycle Roars Into Chicago With the Awe-Inspiring New 2014 Indian Chiefs at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show
Indian Motorcycle®, America's first motorcycle company, today announced its participation and weekend plans for the Progressive® International Motorcycle Show in Chicago which kicks off today at 1 p.m. at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center MarketWire

C. Curtis Financial Group Presents Complimentary Financial Management Workshop & Dinner Feb. 18
Curt Whipple, a Certified Wealth Strategist, Certified Estate Planner and CEO of C. Curtis Financial Group, will hold a free financial management workshop and dinner 3 p.m. Feb. 18 at Ciao Amici restaurant. MarketWire

New China Global Inc. Announces Partnerships
New China Global Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Pink: NCGI) is pleased to announce the company continues towards additional revenue streams within our translation services branch. The Company is in talks with several high profile Universities in China to build a partnership with students and alumni. According to a recent Gigaom article, Global Translation Services are a $30B industry. MarketWire

Greene Concepts, Inc. Announces Intent to Commence Government Solutions Program
Greene Concepts, Inc. (OTC Pink: LKEN) has broken ground on a strategy to enable Greene Concepts' to effectively provide cost effective government solutions through a specialized joint-venture with a Certified Minority-Owned Business to be later announced MarketWire

Overland Storage to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2014 Financial Results on February 13, 2014
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), a trusted global provider of unified data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2014 second quarter ended December 31, 2013 on Thursday, February 13, 2014 following the close of the market. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Global Vision Holdings, Inc. Signed Letter of Intent to Acquire Art Masters, Inc.
Global Vision Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: GVHIB), a diversified holding company focusing on environmentally responsible, profitable and growing companies, announced today that they have signed a letter of intent to purchase 100 percent of Art Masters, Inc. MarketWire

Exelon Reports Record Nuclear Generation in 2013, Expects $5.5 Billion in Capital Expenditures in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading U.S. energy company Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) (Chicago, Illinois) saw mostly positive results in fourth-quarter and full-year 2013, as its nuclear fleet hit record production of 134 million net megawatt-hours, with a capacity factor of 94.1%. Industrial Info is tracking $3.39 billion in active projects involving Exelon. MarketWire

Top 5 Things to Do in February in New York City, by NYCTourist.com
"After the Super Bowl, travelers may be wondering about fun things to do in New York City for the rest of the month," Jamie Carr, editor of NYCTourist.com (http://www.nyctourist.com), says. "There are so many events happening constantly, and seeing as how NYC has become a winter wonderland, this February is a great time to explore the beautiful city!" MarketWire

Telenor Group briefing on Myanmar
Telenor Group has the pleasure of inviting you to its Myanmar media and analyst conference on Monday, 10 February 2014 at 13.00 CET at the Telenor Group Visitor Centre at Fornebu, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Metso will help Minera Esperanza mine in Chile to increase its daily throughput by 20,000 tons per day
Metso Corporation's press release on February 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EET GlobeNewswire

Publication of Aspo Plc's Financial Statement Release and invitation to a press conference
ASPO PLC  STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  February 7, 2014, at 13:00Publication of Aspo Plc's Financial Statement Release and invitation to a press conference Aspo Plc will publish its Financial Statement Release for January 1-December 31, 2013, on Thursday February 13, 2014, approximately at 11.00 a.m. Finnish time GlobeNewswire

Valmet has received an order from OKI Pulp & Paper Mills for supplying key pulp mill technology to Indonesia
Valmet Corporation's stock exchange release on February 7, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. EET GlobeNewswire

PDC and SHO Services to Exhibit RFID Solutions for Concerts and Live Events at the Pollstar Live! 2014 Trade Show and Conference
VALENCIA, CA--(Marketwired - February 07, 2014) - PDC, the global leader of innovative identification solutions, in partnership with SHO Services, an expert in event security, safety and risk management, announced today it will showcase its RFID solutions and consultation services at the Pollstar Live! 2014 trade show and conference in Booth #108-109 from Feb MarketWire

ECCO2 GP Partnerships at United Nations Launch Expansion Plans in Small Island Nations and ACP-EU Member States
ECCO2 Global Partners, an alliance of non-governmental organizations, major groups, and associated stakeholders have recently announced expansion plans for civil society partnerships platforms registered and accepted into the United Nations Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform and Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States in 2014 MarketWire

XBT Acquires DDoS.com for $100.000!
XBT Holding, the parent company of Webzilla and Servers.com, has made a significant acquisition in the purchase of the domain DDoS.com. MarketWire

Eurocard acquires DNB's portfolio of corporate credit cards in Norway
Eurocard has acquired DNB's portfolio of credit cards issued to companies in Norway. In total, the acquisition covers around 19,000 customers and 85,000 issued credit cards. As part of the agreement, DNB will continue to offer customers corporate credit cards issued by Eurocard in Norway. GlobeNewswire

Deficit for Swedish central government in January
Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 26.3 billion in January, which was a SEK 20.2 billion larger deficit than the Debt Office's forecast from October. The difference is mainly explained by redistributions of payments between months. GlobeNewswire

Publishing of Oriola-KD's Annual report 2013
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 7 February 2014 at 10.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Notice to the Annual General Meeting of Outotec Oyj
OUTOTEC OYJSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE FEBRUARY 7, 2014at 9.30 AM GlobeNewswire

SBM OFFSHORE STATEMENT ON RECENT MEDIA REPORTS February 7, 2014
Recent media reports have picked up a publication that was brought to the Company's attention last week, and was first posted on the internet October 18, 2013. The publication shows great similarity to an e-mail attachment the Company received from a former employee shortly before the publication was posted online GlobeNewswire

Outotec Oyj's Financial Statements Review January-December 2013
OUTOTEC OYJ  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS REVIEW  FEBRUARY 7, 2014 AT 9.00 AM GlobeNewswire

EUROCOMMERCIAL PROPERTIES N.V. HALF YEAR REPORT 31 DECEMBER 2013
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HMS Networks: Year-End Report 2013
January - December 2013 GlobeNewswire

Rezidor Hotel Group: YEAR-END REPORT January-December 2013
Fourth Quarter 2013 GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS supports U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with multiple contracts to close sites and improve installation sustainability
ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the world's leading natural and built asset design and consultancy firm, announced today that it has received several indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts awarded by the Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Omaha districts of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers GlobeNewswire

U.S. Army Environmental Command names ARCADIS preferred provider to achieve environmental cleanup and remediation
ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the world's leading natural and built asset design and consultancy firm, announced today that the U.S. Army Environmental Command (AEC) has named ARCADIS as one of its preferred providers to help it achieve its environmental cleanup vision by way of two large environmental remediation contracts GlobeNewswire

Oriola-KD Corporation's Financial Statements Release 2013
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 7 February 2014 at 8:30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Actelion receives Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) approval in Australia for Opsumit (macitentan) in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion receives Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) approval in Australia for Opsumit (macitentan) in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Statoil: 2013 fourth quarter results
Statoil's (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) fourth quarter and preliminary 2013 results and capital markets update GlobeNewswire

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