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Media Advisory: Minister Oliver to Highlight Canada as a 21st Century Energy Superpower in New York
The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will deliver remarks at the East Coast Energy Conference in New York, New York, where he will meet with senior government officials and industry stakeholders to highlight investment opportunities in Canada's energy sector. MarketWire

ProTek Capital / Luxuriant Holdings, Shareholders Update
ProTek Capital/ Luxuriant Holdings (OTC Pink: PRPM) (PINKSHEETS: PRPM) ("the Company") announces today An Update Of Our Progress and Near Future Agenda MarketWire

ZBB Energy Statement on Unusual Trading Activity
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB) announced that in view of the unusual market activity in the Company's stock, NYSE MKT has contacted the company in accordance with its normal practice and requested the Company respond by press release. The Company stated that its policy is not to comment on unusual market activity. MarketWire

InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2013 Record Revenue of $17.2 Million and Net Profit of $0.04 per Share
MADISON HEIGHTS, MI--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - In the news release, "InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2013 Record Revenue of $17.2 Million and Net Profit of $0.04 per Share," issued earlier today by InfuSystem Holdings, Inc MarketWire

BYD Receives CSA Group's First Global Certification of Energy Storage System, to Further Explore North American Market
CSA Group, a leading global organization in standards development and testing and certification services, today officially announced its first global certification of BYD Company Ltd.'s Energy Storage System and held a signing ceremony to recognize their on-going and extended business relationship MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Enters Into Agreement to Sell Common Stock in a Private Placement Raising $14.4 Million in Net Proceeds
Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESEA) (the "Company") announced today that it entered into an agreement to sell approximately 11.2 million shares of its common stock in a private placement at a price of $1.3435 per share to an institutional investor for expected net proceeds of approximately $14.4 million MarketWire

Sikich Named a Top Managed IT Services Provider by MSPmentor
NAPERVILLE, IL--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Sikich LLP, a leading accounting, advisory, investment banking, technology and managed services firm, has been named to the MSPmentor Global Managed Service Providers List for 2014, ranking #196. The distinguished list and report identify the world's top 501 MSPs each year. MarketWire

ZS Associates Selects Qualitia to Achieve Faster and More Reliable Test Automation With Selenium
PUNE, INDIA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Qualitia, the market leader for scriptless test automation software, today announced that global consulting firm ZS Associates has selected its scriptless test automation platform to achieve faster time to market and improve test automation reliability. MarketWire

Mad Dogg Athletics(R) Announces Global License Agreement of the CrossCore Product Line
VENICE, CA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Mad Dogg Athletics, Inc., (MDA) a global leader in equipment-based fitness education and the parent company of Spinning®, Peak Pilates®, Bodyblade®, Ugi® and Resist-A-Ball®, announced today that it has signed an exclusive worldwide license agreement with CrossCore, Inc., the leader in rotational bodyweight training products and education. MarketWire

DPx Launches as Global Provider of Pharmaceutical Services, Fine Chemicals and Proprietary Technologies
DURHAM, NC--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - DPx Holdings B.V. (DPx), privately owned by JLL Partners and Royal DSM, today launched as a leading global contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) for the pharmaceutical and related industries. DPx is the result of a USD $2 MarketWire

UPDATE: Cate Street Capital and Zilkha Biomass Energy Announce Agreement to Produce Advanced Black Pellets
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Zilkha Biomass Energy LLC, a renewable energy company providing the first commercially available water-resistant wood pellet, has agreed to license its Zilkha Black® Pellet technology to Cate Street Capital, a national leader in developing green technology companies. MarketWire

Hearth & Home Magazine Presents Cal Flame With 2014 Vesta Award at HPBExpo
POMONA, CA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Cal Flame the nation's leading manufacturer of barbecue and hearth products is pleased to announce its receipt of the 2014 Vesta Award in the category of Outdoor Room Equipment for its new Master Chef Outdoor HPB Island MarketWire

Sysomos Serves Up March 18 Webinar Featuring All-New Research: Unlock Social Engagement -- The Secret of Social Media Success
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - The constant introduction of new social media platforms creates an ecosystem in which consumers no longer engage with brands on a single channel. More than ever, brand marketers must rely on social data to gain insight into customer behavior on social media so they can reach the right people in the right place at the right time. MarketWire

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Funds New Healthy People 2020 Law and Health Policy Project Through CDC Foundation
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Great strides have been made to improve public health over the past century, such as the reduction over the past 50 years in the number of Americans smoking. Many of those great strides were bolstered by providing individuals with the information needed to make informed health decisions. With $1 MarketWire

GPS Insight Sponsors 2014 Fleet Management Technology Report
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - GPS Insight, a leader in GPS fleet tracking technology, sponsored a survey by Bobit Business Media that dives into fleet manager mindsets pertaining to GPS tracking technology. An online survey was sent out to Bobit Business Media subscribers of Automotive Fleet Magazine and Government Fleet Magazine MarketWire

Orbis Robotics Inc. to Incorporate IOCOM's Award-Winning Software in Telepresence Robot Line
CHICAGO, IL --(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - IOCOM, a leading provider of universal video conferencing solutions, today announced that Orbis Robotics will be incorporating Visimeet software into their telepresence robots. In addition to incorporating Visimeet into their line of robots, Orbis Robotics will supply Visimeet to current and future customers. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) on March 13th to Demonstrate CADWorx(R) P&ID for Intelligent Process and Instrumentation Diagrams
Intergraph will host a webinar on March 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. CT that will demonstrate how to use CADWorx P&ID for creating intelligent process and instrumentation diagrams, including how to set up custom user symbols required for the diagram or drawing MarketWire

zVelo Expands Its Philippines Facility to Accommodate Continued Growth
zVelo, Inc., a top provider of content categorization, contextual meta-data, and malicious detection across the Internet, announced today that, due to record business growth and demand for the company's zveloDB® URL database and zveloCAT® contextual categorization engine, it has outgrown its existing Philippines facility and has relocated into a larger office space. MarketWire

Wood Partners Promotes Veteran Construction Manager
Wood Partners has promoted Mark Theriault, a veteran multifamily construction manager with more than 18 years of experience, to director of construction for the Northeast Region. Theriault will be responsible for the design, estimating and construction of all projects in Wood Partners' Northeast Region. He will be based in Wood Partners' Boston office. MarketWire

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Announces Manufacturing Move to Colorado Technology Center to Accommodate Future Growth and Operational Excellence
Positioning itself to meet current growth and future opportunities for business expansion, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces that it is relocating its lean manufacturing operations of engineered seal and bearing for advanced applications in aerospace, automotive, life sciences and offshore oil and gas industries to the prestigious Colorado Technology Center in Louisville, Colorado, U.S. MarketWire

Gyrotron Technology Inc. Announces Receipt of $355,000 Equity Investment
Gyrotron Technology Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GYTI), a developer of innovative processing technology solutions, announced today that it has received $355,000 in equity investment, $340,000 of which was provided by a major shareholder MarketWire

NEWave(R) Brings Native American Casino Expertise to Great Plains Indian Gaming Association Conference and Tradeshow
NEWave®, the leading compliance and efficiency software supplier to the gaming industry, is bringing its expertise and award-winning software to the Great Plains Indian Gaming Association Conference & Tradeshow. The event takes place March 31-April 2 at Mystic Lake Hotel and Casino and NEWave will be in booth #221. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Bangalore Redefines and Elevates the Club & Suite Guest Experience to New Heights
The Ritz-Carlton, Bangalore is pleased to announce a series of enhanced services for their Club and Suite guests to reinforce the brand's unwavering commitment to service. The redefined luxury Club and Suite experience will be for the 21st century, combining intimacy, comfort and exclusive attention to detail for today's guests. MarketWire

M.C. Spiedo Ristorante & Bar Debuts in Boston's Seaport District
James Beard Award-winning chefs Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier, of acclaimed Maine restaurants Arrows and MC Perkins Cove, bring the newest Boston seaport district restaurant, M.C. Spiedo Ristorante & Bar, located inside the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel [606 Congress Street; 617.476.5606] MarketWire

IQtouch(TM) Probe Arrays Engineered for Emerging Mobile Markets (Smartphones / Wearables)
Johnstech International announced today the launch of IQtouch™ Micro Wafer Level Test probe arrays, designed to serve semiconductor manufacturers' device migration toward Wafer Level Chip Scale Packaging (WLCSP). This emerging and performance-enhancing semiconductor packaging has largely enabled the rapid growth of industry-leading mobile products like smartphones and tablets. MarketWire

Hotel in Downtown Toronto Offers Special Promotion for Meetings and Events
Toronto is a dynamic and vibrant city that's an ideal place to host meetings and events, and the Courtyard Toronto Downtown is one of the best venues for great value in the city. MarketWire

Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Appointment of New Director and Observer to the Board of Directors
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP), a biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced the appointment of Mr. Sylwester Cacek to the board of directors. Mr. Cacek's appointment was effective March 7, 2014. MarketWire

Moog to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Conference on March 19, 2014
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) announced today that John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, and Donald Fishback, CFO, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch SMid Conference on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 8:45 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners Announces Change to Board of Directors
Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP) announced that Ms. Beverlee F. Park has accepted an invitation to join Teekay LNG's Board of Directors and to Chair its Audit Committee, effective March 11, 2014. Ms. Park replaces Mr. Robert E. Boyd who retired today from the Teekay LNG Board after serving as a Director and Chair of its Audit Committee since 2005. MarketWire

Title King, LLC Announces Issuance of First Title Loan for its Portfolio
New America Energy Corp. (OTC Pink: NECA) (PINKSHEETS: NECA), through its wholly-owned operating subsidiary Title King, LLC, which provides short-term high interest loans to consumers through the collateral use of car and truck titles, announces the launch of its title loan program through first issuance. MarketWire

Amped-Up Internet Service Arrives at Hotels in Albuquerque, NM
These days, travelers look for hotels that have fast Internet connections as much as plush bedding. And while some, if pressed, might choose connectivity over a good night's rest, guests of the Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North don't have to choose MarketWire

KAR Auction Services Amends and Restates Credit Agreement
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) (the "Company") announced today that it has amended and restated its credit agreement dated as of May 19, 2011. The term loans under the original credit agreement have been repaid in full and terminated, and refinanced with a $650 million three-year senior secured term loan B-1 facility and a $1,120 million seven-year senior secured term loan B-2 facility MarketWire

ISKO(TM) Supports Designers, Boosts Overall Awareness With Sponsorship of "Istanbul Designers" Event at Los Angeles Fashion Week
ISKO™, a leader in innovative denim fabrics and technologies, today announced that it will sponsor "Istanbul Designers" taking place Saturday, March 15 as part of Concept Shows within Los Angeles Fashion Week. MarketWire

Era Group Inc. Announces Fiscal Year and Q4 2013 Earnings Release Call
Era Group Inc. (NYSE: ERA) ("Era"), a leading helicopter transport operator based in the United States, today announced it will release financial results for its fiscal year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013 after the market closes on Monday, March 17, 2014. In connection with the release, Era has scheduled a conference call for Tuesday, March 18, 2014, to begin at 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a MarketWire

Hyde Park Village Art Fair Celebrates 25 Years

Frontier Beverage Company Announces New Hires
Frontier Beverage Company (OTCQB: FBEC) announced today new hires with an expanded business model for 2014. MarketWire

ExplorOcean Presents: Mastering the Sea-Space Connection
The depths of the sea and the farthest reaches of outer space have something in common: They're both extreme environments. This has led scientists to value the benefits of underwater training for astronauts. Until now, however, access to an appropriate undersea environment has been limited, at best. That's all about to change MarketWire

Multi-Platinum Producer Dito Godwin Launches New London Based Label EC3 Records and Prepares to Launch Guitar Driven Alt Rock Band "The Brink" as Its Flagship Artist
Long a believer that "good music is good music" no matter the genre, Dito Godwin's career as a multi-platinum producer includes sessions with an enviable slate of artists: No Doubt, Motley Crue, KISS members Ace Frehley and Peter Criss, Jack Russell and Great White, late Warrant frontman Jani Lane and country music legend Charley Pride. MarketWire

1st Capital Bank Announces: Hire of Michael J. Winiarski as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
1st Capital Bank (OTCQB: FISB) ("Bank") today announced the hire of Michael J. Winiarski as the Bank's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Winiarski has more than thirty years of experience in the financial services industry, with this appointment's being Mr. Winiarski's fourth as a Chief Financial Officer for a commercial bank. Mr MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. February 2014 Monthly Update
Below is the February 2014 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund February 2014 Monthly Update
Below is the February 2014 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) MarketWire

Holster Brands' Lil'Holster Named a Top Five Finalist for Innovation Award by International Home & Housewares Show
Holster Brand announced that their new brand, Lil'Holster, was named a Top 5 Finalist for the 2014 IHA Innovation Award. The Lil'Holster is a silicone holder for small objects and can be used around the kitchen and the bathroom. It retails in two sizes ideal for kitchen sponges, bath soap and cell phones or your and tooth brushes, razors, or kitchen stirring spoons MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Announces $2.7 Million to Improve Employment for People With Disabilities
Kessler Foundation awarded $2.6 million in grants to organizations throughout the U.S. that increase employment opportunities for people with disabilities and improve quality of life. Grants fund major programs in four states, support smaller disability employment initiatives in the N.J. region and provide relief from Hurricane Sandy to organizations that serve people with disabilities MarketWire

Stonegate Bank Declares Dividend
The Board of Directors of Stonegate Bank (OTCBB: SGBK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share, payable on March 28, 2014. The March 28, 2014, dividend is payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 19, 2014. MarketWire

Western Gas Partners Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes
Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE: WES) today announced that it has priced an offering of $100,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of 2.60% senior notes due 2018 at a price to the public of 100.857% of their face value and $400,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of 5.45% senior notes due 2044 at a price to the public of 98.443% of their face value MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Grants $450,000 to Ability Beyond for PepsiCo Disability Employment Initiative
Kessler Foundation awarded a $450,000 Signature Employment Grant to Ability Beyond, in Bethel, Conn., to expand a disability employment initiative with PepsiCo called Pepsi ACT (Achieving Change Together). The grant is part of more than $2.7 million distributed by Kessler Foundation to organizations around the U.S MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Grants $438,000 to Improve Employment for College Graduates With Disabilities
Kessler Foundation awarded a $437,888 Signature Employment Grant to San Diego State University Research Foundation to expand the project, "Bridging the Gap from College to Careers" -- an initiative to increase employment outcomes for college graduates with disabilities. The grant is part of more than $2.7 million distributed by Kessler Foundation to organizations around the U.S MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Awards $450,000 for Faith Communities to Support Disability Employment
Kessler Foundation awarded a $449,961 grant to Vanderbilt University Kennedy Center, in Nashville, Tenn., to expand, "Putting Faith to Work" -- an initiative to equip faith communities with tools to support employment for their members with disabilities. The grant is part of more than $2.7 million distributed by Kessler Foundation to organizations around the U.S MarketWire

GALENA BIOPHARMA, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Class Action Against GALENA BIOPHARMA, INC. and Its Board and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 5, 2014 -- GALE
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Oregon on behalf of holders of Galena Biopharma, Inc. ("Galena" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: GALE) securities between November 6, 2013 and February 14, 2014. MarketWire

Kessler Foundation Awards $412,000 Grant to Easter Seals for Veteran Employment Initiative
Kessler Foundation awarded a $412,000 Signature Employment Grant to Easter Seals Greater Washington Baltimore Region to expand Veteran Staffing Network (VSN) -- a social enterprise employment agency for veterans with and without disabilities. The grant is part of more than $2.7 million distributed by Kessler Foundation to organizations around the U.S MarketWire

EchoDrive(TM) Bolt-On Hybrid Kit Wins Work Truck Show 2014 Green Award
Echo Automotive, Inc. (OTCQB: ECAU), won The Work Truck Show® 2014 Green Award for its EchoDrive™ bolt-on hybrid electric kit for fleet vehicles. The award was presented last week during The Work Truck Show 2014 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN MarketWire

Summer Infant, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
Summer Infant, Inc. ("Summer Infant" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SUMR), a global developer and distributor of juvenile health, safety and wellness products, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

Patent Litigation Defendants, MasterCard and Visa, Have Filed Their Joint Brief in the United States Federal Circuit Court in Reply to SmartMetrics' Motion Before the Court Seeking a Judgment of Infringement and a Ruling on SmartMetrics' Claim of 25% of Financial Benefits That Accrue From Infringeme
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) is the owner of an issued United States Patent & Trademark Office patent referred to as the "464" patent in the SmartMetric infringement law suit brought by SmartMetric, Inc. against defendants Visa Inc. and MasterCard International covering the use of cards (EMV Cards) that are used to make connections to a network after insertion into a card reader. MarketWire

NVISION Laser Eye Centers First in Sacramento to Offer the ORA System(R) With VerifEye(TM) for LASIK-Like Cataract Surgery Results
Dr. Richard Meister of NVISION Laser Eye Centers is the first cataract surgeon in Sacramento to offer a breakthrough surgery technology that provides LASIK-like visual quality to Sacramento cataract patients. MarketWire

Evolving Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL) MarketWire

BMO and Its Employees Set Records in 2013 Employee Giving Campaign
The 2013 BMO Employee Giving Campaign set new records for both donations and participation, with BMO and more than 39,000 of its employees raising more than $22,060,000 for local United Ways and other charities across North America. Further, BMO employees volunteered at hundreds of charities in communities across Canada and the U.S. MarketWire

PBS Holding, Inc. (PBHG) Signs $5 Million Funding Deal
PBS Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: "PBHG") (PINKSHEETS: PBHG), (the "Company"), today released an update to shareholders. MarketWire

Kandou Bus to Participate in OIF 56 Gb/s Panel at OFC 2014
Brian Holden, V.P. of Product Management at Kandou Bus, will participate in a panel discussion at OFC 2014 entitled "56 Gb/s serial: Why, What, When?". During this panel discussion, he will highlight an alternative architecture for 56 Gb/s links that uses Kandou's Chord™ ENRZ signaling instead of NRZ or PAM-4 signaling. MarketWire

Quantum Names Geoff Stedman as Senior Vice President, StorNext Solutions
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced that Geoff Stedman has joined the company in a newly created position of senior vice president, StorNext Solutions. Stedman has a broad range of storage experience and has held a number of executive roles leading go-to-market strategy and execution, most recently as head of marketing at Tintri MarketWire

MBio Diagnostics Presents Tuberculosis Study Results
MBio Diagnostics, Inc. presented results last week of a study entitled "Highly Multiplexed Detection of Antibodies in Whole Blood during Tuberculosis Infection" at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston, MA MarketWire

Skrillex Drops Debut Album, Recess
Fans worldwide were delighted last week when, on March 7th, Skrillex delivered to them a mysterious app featuring a countdown clock and a retro alien game. Beginning on the eve of March 10th, tracks began to mysteriously unlock every thirty minutes to reveal a new full-length album by the six-time Grammy winning artist MarketWire

The Mountain Collective(TM) Is On Sale Now for the 2014-2015 Season
The Mountain Collective™ is on sale now for the 2014-2015 season. A limited number of Mountain Collective™ passes are on sale for only $359 USD, and will include a third bonus day at any Mountain Collective™ resort when purchased today.* In addition, the price for the Kid's pass has been reduced more than 55 percent to just $99 for the 2014-2015 season. MarketWire

Suttle Releases State-of-the-Art FutureLink(TM) Gigabit Ethernet Connectivity
Suttle, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), announces the release of a revolutionary broad set of applications that deliver total home connectivity within existing units. Designed to create more robust home networks, FutureLink™ G MarketWire

Recycling of Rigid Plastics Surpasses 1 Billion Pounds, Triples Since 2007
The recycling of rigid plastics excluding bottles rose to nearly 1.02 billion pounds in 2012, an increase of 10 percent over 2011 and triple the amount recycled in 2007 when the industry first began tracking rigid plastics recycling. MarketWire

GALANTIS Release "Help" From Self-titled EP Due Out April 1, EP Pre-sale Starts Today
Galantis, the duo of Christian "Bloodshy" Karlsson of Miike Snow and Linus Eklow aka Style of Eye, have shared the track "Help" from their self-titled debut EP due out April 1 on Big Beat Records. "Help" builds a wistful piano melody into an exhilarating anthem of resiliency. Stream the track here and at AV Club where it premiered. The pre-sale for the EP starts today. Fans can preorder it here. MarketWire

Let's Do Brunch
(Family Features) Weekends and brunch just seem to go together, but who says they have to come together at a restaurant? Hosting family and friends in the comfort of your home for this ultimate weekend meal can be a breeze. MarketWire

CEO Mike Ellis of ForgeRock to Be Interviewed Live Today on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW 1190AM
ForgeRock, the fastest growing identity platform vendor, today announced that CEO Mike Ellis will be interviewed live today by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio's The Traders Network MarketWire

2014 Zero Motorcycles Model Line Now in Dealerships
Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced that its 2014 model line is now available at authorized dealers across Europe and North America MarketWire

Cybersecurity and Human Capital: A National Crisis

DELSEY Announces Three Cutting-Edge Features on the Latest Luggage Collections
For over 65 years DELSEY, the iconic French brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, has been creating luggage to make connections seamless. From the 1972 launch of Airstyle, the first wheeled upright, to the 2013 award winning DELSEY Helium Aero, the first hard-side case with a hard-side exterior pocket, DELSEY is known for avant-garde travel inspired designs. MarketWire

Bell Investment Advisors Offers Wine and Cheese Event, "The Women's Roundtable: Taking Charge of Your Financial Future"
Bell Investment Advisors,, a Bay Area registered investment advisory firm, announced today that they will be hosting a wine and cheese gathering, "The Women's Roundtable: Taking Charge of Your Financial Future," on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 6-7:30 PM PDT in the firm's Oakland office. MarketWire

Fuse Science, Inc. Begins Implementation of New Multi-Platform Advertising Campaign
Fuse Science, Inc. (OTCQB: DROP) (, a consumer products and delivery technology company that is developing new, patent-pending technologies working to redefine how consumers receive energy, medicines, vitamins and minerals announced today the launch of a comprehensive marketing campaign utilizing strategic assets and targeted consumer intelligence to reach their target market MarketWire

DryShips Inc. to Present at the 8th Annual Capital Link Invest in International Shipping Forum
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc., of off-shore contract drilling oil services, today announced that Mr MarketWire

Media Advisory: Judicial Watch Announces a Special Presentation: 'DC Transparency Crisis: Big Government and Big Secrecy'
Judicial Watch announced it will host a panel discussion: "DC Transparency Crisis: Big Government and Big Secrecy." Panelists include Mark Tapscott, Executive Editor of the Washington Examiner; Christopher C. Horner, Senior Fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute; and Daniel Epstein, Executive Director at Cause of Action. MarketWire

Trailblazer Foods Celebrates 30 Years of Quality Grocery Products
Trailblazer Food Products, a leading manufacturer of private-label and branded grocery products in the western United States, is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2014. MarketWire

MMRGlobal CEO Robert H. Lorsch to Be Interviewed on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio
The Traders Network Show, broadcast live on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW 1190AM KFXR, is proud to announce a special guest, CEO Robert H. Lorsch of MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF). MMRGlobal (MMR) is a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals MarketWire

BidSync Chosen by Broward County
BidSync announced today that it has added Broward County, Florida to its fast-growing list of public sector clients. BidSync is the leader in cloud-based, end-to-end procurement and bid notification services. Their suite of e-procurement solutions allow government agencies to increase productivity and efficiency, saving up to 90% of the time and cost associated with the procurement process. MarketWire

Entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis Opens Second Chicago Area Location of Rose's Cafe and Bakery Eatery
Evanston's hometown favorite, Rose's Café & Bakery, which was nearly forced to close its doors Christmas Eve 2012, is proud to announce the opening of its second location at 478 Central Avenue in Highland Park, Illinois this March MarketWire

E-Waste Systems Inc. Partners with Top E-Waste Recycling and Engineering Firm, Loyalty Equipment Making Co. (Sichuan)
E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI) (EWSI, "eWaste Systems," or the "Company"), an electronic waste management, reverse logistics, environmentally focused services and technology company and the first pure play public e-waste operator, entered into a Strategic Engineering Agreement with Loyalty Equipment Making (LE), one of China's largest electronics recyclers and technology leaders. MarketWire

The Global Housing Group, Inc. (GLHO) Officially Changes Name to Global Enterprises Group, Inc.
The Global Housing Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GLHO) announces that as of Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at the start of the trading day, 9:30AM EDT, the Corporation now will trade under its new name, Global Enterprises Group, Inc. The trading symbol GLHO has not changed, but a new CUSIP number of GLHO reflecting this name change is now 37890H107. MarketWire

Amlan International to Participate in the International Livestock and Dairy Expo (ILDEX) 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Amlan International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oil-Dri Corporation of America (NYSE: ODC) dedicated to animal health and a leading expert in gut health solutions for livestock, will participate in the International Livestock and Dairy Expo (ILDEX) Vietnam, March 19-21, in Ho Chi Minh City, S.R. of Vietnam. MarketWire

NewLink Genetics Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2013 Financial Results
NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ: NLNK), today reported consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and year end 2013 and reviewed key 2013 accomplishments. MarketWire

Bardessono Employees Honored by Concierge Alliance of Napa Valley and Sonoma
The Concierge Alliance of Napa Valley and Sonoma (CANVAS) honored two Bardessono employees with awards highlighting their dedication to excellence. Bardessono's Harris Oranges was named "Napa Valley's Best Concierge." The night's biggest award, "The Robert Mondavi Grand Award for Overall Excellence in Hospitality," went to Bardessono's assistant food and beverage manager, Kara Himes. MarketWire

Google Docs Add-On Launches With Professional Diagramming From Gliffy
Gliffy, Inc., a leader in diagramming and business graphics applications, today announced a Google Docs add-on to enable users to collaborate visually with flowcharts and diagrams directly in Google documents. MarketWire

Opengear Seeks New Partners at Cisco Live! 2014
Seeking to emulate the successful new channel model it deployed in the US last year, Opengear will use next week's Cisco Live! conference in Melbourne to identify new Australian business partners who can use its critical infrastructure management solutions to open new markets and develop larger customers. MarketWire

Oil-Dri Announces Record Sales for Second Quarter and First Six-Months of Fiscal 2014
Oil-Dri Corporation of America (NYSE: ODC) today announced net sales of $69,305,000 for the second quarter ended January 31, 2014, a 13% increase compared with net sales of $61,122,000 in the same quarter one year ago. Net income for the second quarter was $4,281,000, or $0.60 per diluted share, up 94% from net income of $2,146,000, or $0.31 per diluted share, for the same quarter of fiscal 2013 MarketWire

Speedy Q Markets Chooses PriceAdvantage for SMART Fuel Pricing
PriceAdvantage, a division of Skyline Products, announced today that Speedy Q Markets is now using PriceAdvantage SMART Fuel Pricing as their fuels price management solution. MarketWire

Star Gold Issues New Technical Report on Longstreet Gold-Silver Property
Star Gold Corp. ("Star Gold" or the "Company") (OTCQB: SRGZ) today announced that it has released an updated and expanded Technical Report covering its flagship property, the Longstreet Property, located near Tonopah, Nevada (referred to herein as the "Longstreet Property" or the "Longstreet Project") MarketWire

Royal DSM and JLL Partners Create DPx; USD 2.65 billion transaction to create global CDMO leader successfully completed
JLL Partners (JLL), the middle-market private equity firm, and Royal DSM (Euronext: DSM KON), the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today announced the successful closing of the transaction announced in November 2013 combining DSM Pharmaceutical Products (DPP) and Patheon Inc. into a new privately held company, named DPx Holdings B.V. (DPx) GlobeNewswire

Pöyry PLC: Pöyry PLC performance share plan 2011-2015 - directed share issue
PÖYRY PLC                  Company Announcement 11 March 2014 at 6.35 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry PLC: Decisions made by the Annual General Meeting of Pöyry PLC
PÖYRY PLC        Company announcement 11 March 2014 at 6.30 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Center for Responsible Lending Applauds Bank of America for Action on Overdraft Fees
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - The Center for Responsible Lending (CRL) applauds Bank of America for taking another important step that prevents costly overdraft fees for consumers. MarketWire

In-Depth Analysis of Commercial Law, UCC, and Bankruptcy at Commercial Lending Today
PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) is pleased to announce its upcoming program, Commercial Lending Today, that will take place on May 1-2 at the Chicago Marriott in Chicago, IL. MarketWire

Accomplished IP Litigator Joins WilmerHale as Partner in Washington DC
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - WilmerHale is pleased to welcome Tara D. Elliott as a partner in the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Group in Washington DC. Ms. Elliott brings deep technical knowledge and more than a decade of experience litigating high-stakes intellectual property disputes. MarketWire

Blue Earth Orders Turbine Generators Costing ~ $17.6 Million for Three Power Plants Expected to Be Operational in Fourth Quarter 2014
HENDERSON, NV--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Blue Earth, Inc. (OTCQB: BBLU) an alternative/renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, BE CHP, has ordered generators, costing approximately $17.6 M for three combined heat and power (CHP) systems. The capacity for these three power plants will be about 35 MarketWire

Sims Recycling Solutions Joins The Green Grid
WEST CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Sims Recycling Solutions, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, announced today that they have joined The Green Grid as a General Member. This membership will allow Sims the opportunity to provide The Green Grid with global expertise regarding the responsible and efficient disposal of all types of electronics. MarketWire

Vivakor Announces Royalty Lease of Precious Metals Mining Claim
HENDERSON, NV--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Vivakor Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIVK) announces that the Company has entered into a Land Lease Agreement with National Reserves Mining Statutory Trust (NRMST) of Minnesota. MarketWire


Integra Expands Hosted and Managed Services With Acquisition of ProTel NetWorks
PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Integra™, provider of fiber-based, carrier-grade networking, communications and technology solutions, has extended its hosted and managed business communications offerings with the acquisition of ProTel NetWorks, a unified communications managed services provider and one of the largest Mitel dealers in the country, based in Salt Lake City, Utah MarketWire

FluoroPharma Announces Appointment of Andrew H. Sassine to the Board of Directors
MONTCLAIR, NJ--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - FluoroPharma Medical, Inc. (OTCQB: FPMI), a company specializing in the development of novel diagnostic imaging products that utilize positron emission tomography (PET) technology for the detection and assessment of disease before clinical manifestation, today announced the appointment of Andrew H MarketWire

Wombat Security Technologies Wins Multiple Industry Awards and Accolades in Security Awareness and Training Market
Wombat Is Gold Winner of Information Security Product's Guide "Tomorrow's Technology Today," Bronze Winner of Information Security Product's Guide "New Product Award" MarketWire

Learn How SessionCam Session Replay Enhances Digital Marketing Analytics at eMetrics 2014 in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - SessionCam, an innovator of technology for recording and understanding customer interaction on e-commerce and other high-traffic websites, is a featured vendor at the eMetrics Digital Marketing Summit in San Francisco, March 16-20, 2014 MarketWire

Armentum Partners Adds Industry Veteran Hutch Corbett as Managing Partner
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Armentum Partners, an emerging leader in debt capital raising services and royalty transactions, announced today that industry veteran Hutch Corbett has joined the firm as a Managing Partner. MarketWire

SONAX Continues Formula 1 Partnership With Infiniti Red Bull Racing
INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - With Sebastian Vettel's fourth World Champion triumph in 2013, SONAX adds another chapter to its success story as supplier to Formula 1 MarketWire

North American Partners in Anesthesia Launches Educational Health Care Blog
MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, announces the launch of its blog as part of the company's commitment to sharing ideas intended to advance the conversation about healthcare in the U.S. and beyond. MarketWire

New ATEX Rotary Encoders With Sturdy Hollow Shaft
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) -  HEIDENHAIN unveils a new line of rotary encoders for Potentially Explosive Atmospheres (ATEX). Many industries -- such as oil and gas, printing, and silage -- operate in such environments. The ExN 400 encoders feature a 12mm blind hollow shaft in the new, sturdy design with increased wall thickness. MarketWire

Seeyond Installs Lighted Transition Media Wall to Focus a Room
MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - Seeyond® Architectural Solutions recently installed a unique wall-facing-to-ceiling-cloud transition that serves as the statement piece in a downtown Chicago accounting firm lobby. This lighted media wall features a custom fenestration that surrounds nine monitors running remotely programmed digital content. MarketWire

Cate Street Capital and Zilkha Biomass Energy Announce Agreement to Produce Advanced Black Pellets
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - March 10, 2014) - Zilkha Biomass Energy LLC, a renewable energy company providing the first commercially available water-resistant wood pellet, has agreed to license its Zilkha Black® Pellet technology to Cate Street Capital, a national leader in developing green technology companies. MarketWire

National Building Museum Displays Acquisitions by Architects, Artists, & Inventors: Raymond Kaskey, Victor Lundy, Laurie Simmons, Jay Swayze, & More
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - The National Building Museum invites you to take a peek into its collections at our newest exhibition, Cool & Collected: Recent Acquisitions, open March 8, 2014 to May 25, 2015. MarketWire

ValueOptions and Genomind Announce Innovative Study of Pharmacogenomic Testing for Treating Psychotic Disorders
CHALFONT, PA--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - ValueOptions®, Inc. a health improvement company specializing in mental and emotional well-being and recovery, and Genomind, a personalized medicine company, today announced an innovative study that uses pharmacogenomic testing to treat patients diagnosed with psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder MarketWire

International Custom Suit Retailer Tom James Sponsors Charity Effort
FRANKLIN, TN--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - "What you put into the life of others will come back into your own" -Edwin Markham. The Lawler brothers are big believers of this quote. With the heart of charity, they established The Suit Projects in two cities and started the journey of giving back to the local communities. MarketWire

La Crema Introduces Willamette Valley Pinot Noir
WILLAMETTE VALLEY, OR--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - From a winery with a rich tradition of highlighting the regional differences in California's cool-climate appellations, La Crema is exploring an entirely new area with the addition of its Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. The winery's first foray into Oregon winemaking, the new Pinot Noir will be available this Spring. MarketWire

How a Best-Selling Author Used Social Media to Document the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings
CHAMPAIGN, IL--(Marketwired - March 11, 2014) - No one had a better view of the events of April 15, 2013, than the actual runners participating in the 117th Boston Marathon. That's the reason Runner's World contributing editor Hal Higdon chose to look at Boston 2013 from the perspective of those running the race MarketWire

ProActive Capital Group Partners With Alliance for Regenerative Medicine at the Second Annual Regen Med Investor Day 2014
ProActive Capital Group (PCG), a leading capital market advisory and communications firm, announced today that it has partnered with the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM) for its Regen Med Investor Day 2014. The day-long event will take place on March 26, 2014 at the Metropolitan Club and is co-hosted by financial firms Piper Jaffray and Maxim Group MarketWire

OSA International, Inc. and Digital Projection Offer the FlexFleet(TM) Rental Program for Professional Stagers
OSA International, Inc., one of the industry's leading audio visual solutions providers for live events and entertainment, and Digital Projection International (DPI) announce their FlexFleet Rental Program to provide professional stagers a competitive option for renting high performance projectors. MarketWire

Fellowship of Companies for Christ International Hosts Global Christian Business Leaders Conference on September 21-25, 2014
The Fellowship of Companies for Christ International (FCCI) will host its 35th annual Global Business Leaders Conference on September 21-25 at the Ritz-Carlton, 4735 Amelia Island Parkway MarketWire

Martini Appoints Erik Pavelka as Chief Executive Officer
Martini, the global media expert in brand advertising to the affluent and influential, today announced the appointment of current chief operating officer Erik Pavelka as its CEO, effective immediately. Concurrent with the appointment of Pavelka, the company also announced that Skip Brand, Martini's current CEO, would continue as an advisor. MarketWire

CBX Collaborates on New Company Name and Identity for Big Heart Pet Brands
CBX, a leading brand agency based in New York, announced today their collaboration in the creation of a new name and identity for Big Heart Pet Brands, previously Del Monte Foods' (DMF) Pet Products business MarketWire

Humanitarian Organizations unite4:good, Red Eye and Job Corps Share Their Cultures of Kindness With Los Angeles
Joining forces with like-minded charitable organizations to ignite positive and lasting change, unite4:good today celebrated the success of two back-to-back events held in separate Los Angeles communities where hundreds of volunteers gathered and over 3,000 acts of kindness were performed. MarketWire

TenTen Wilshire Hosts Cocktails & Contacts Networking Event March 27, 2014
TenTen Wilshire, a complete lifestyle solution for people who want to live, work and play in a single location, will host a cocktails and networking event for professionals on March 27 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. held on their award winning rooftop lounge MarketWire

Hollywood Production Center Hosts Lunch & Learn Series; Announces Airing of Client's Films on Lifetime Network
Delivering the best in fully furnished turnkey office spaces for Los Angeles business and entrepreneurial pursuits, Hollywood Production Center serves the entertainment community in Southern California in a myriad of creative ways. Recently, the facility hosted its first Lunch & Learn Series of events geared toward offering its tenants a unique opportunity to learn about various topics MarketWire

Exponential Interactive Appoints Doug Conely as Chief Strategy Officer
Exponential Interactive, the global provider of advertising intelligence and digital media solutions, has promoted VP of product strategy and operations, Doug Conely, to the position of chief strategy officer. MarketWire

Vestmark Recognized for 2014 BISA Technology Innovation Award
Vestmark, a leading innovator of advisory solutions and wealth management technology, was recognized as a recipient of the 2014 BISA Technology Innovation Award for its VestmarkONE Advisor solution. Launched in May of 2013, VestmarkONE Advisor provides financial advisors with a single platform to manage all fee-based advisory accounts and easily monitor their entire book of business. MarketWire

Three Forks, Inc. Announces 2013 Year-End Reserves
Three Forks, Inc., an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with operations and assets in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, today announced a summary of its 2013 year-end reserves. MarketWire

GenAge Marketing President Shannon Ingram to Speak at Annual "Aging in America" Conference
Shannon Ingram, President of GenAge Marketing ("GenAge"), will be speaking at the American Society on Aging's annual "Aging in America" conference at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, CA, which runs from March 11-15, 2014 MarketWire

INSIGHT, Inc., top international provider of planning solutions that power supply chain design for the world's foremost companies, announces the Q2 release of Version 4.7 of SAILS and Insight Enterprise Optimizer (IEO), the industry reference standards for strategic supply chain design MarketWire

#BOOSIESPEAKS; Baton Rouge Rapper Lil' Boosie Held First Press Conference Since His Release From Prison on Monday, March 10th; Trill Entertainment and Atlantic Records Host the #BOOSIESPEAKS Live Stream, One of the Largest Urban Streams in Atlantic Records History
Trill Entertainment and Atlantic Records joined forces to celebrate the highly anticipated release of legendary Baton Rouge rapper, Lil' Boosie from his 52 month prison sentence, down from his original sentence of 96 months at The Angola Louisiana State Penitentiary MarketWire

NAR Generational Trends Study Shows Confidence in Market, Some Challenges
Young home buyers remain optimistic and see their home as a good investment, while older buyers are more likely to trade down to a smaller property to match changing lifestyles, according to the 2014 National Association of Realtors® Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study, which evaluates the generational differences of recent home buyers and sellers. MarketWire

Ametherm to Showcase SURGE-GARD(TM) Inrush Current Limiters and NTC Disc Thermistors at APEC 2014
Ametherm today announced that the company will be showcasing selections from its RTI Electronics SURGE-GARD™ line of inrush current limiters and NTC disc thermistors for high-accuracy temperature measurement -- both recently acquired from Measurement Specialties -- at the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC) 2014, taking place March 16-20 in Fort Worth, Texas. MarketWire

Gold Has Lost Its Luster, but Diamonds Continue to Shine, Expert Says
Recent headlines about last year's 30 percent drop in gold prices may highlight the end of the bullish "We Buy Gold" era MarketWire

Avero Partners With Norwegian Cruise Line to Address $9 Billion Onboard Revenue Market for Cruise Ships
Avero, restaurant software that drives profits, announced today the launch of Avero Onboard, an innovative solution designed to help cruise lines better manage onboard revenues and keep costs at bay. Onboard spending in the cruise industry amounts to 25% of total cruise spending and is expected to hit $9 Billion in 2014 MarketWire

Klondex Mines CEO Paul Huet to Be Interviewed Live Today on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio DFW 1190AM
Klondex Mines Ltd. (TSX: KDX) (OTCQX: KLNDF), a Nevada gold exploration and development company, announced that its CEO Paul Huet will be interviewed live by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio's The Traders Network MarketWire

Worldwide Announces Partnership With SinglePoint
Worldwide Internet, Inc. (OTC Pink: WNTR) (PINKSHEETS: WNTR), and its affiliated company Green Company Holdings Inc., is pleased to announce it has formalized a partnership agreement with SinglePoint, Inc, which will provide SinglePoint access to its entire portfolio of holdings. MarketWire

Xact Data Discovery Continues Pattern of Growth
Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of discovery and data management services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, has announced the company has achieved record growth for the second consecutive year. XDD saw an increase in overall revenue in 2013 by more than 20 percent compared to 2012, a reflection of both organic growth and a significant acquisition. MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Introduces Breakthrough Manufacturing Method for Wafer Level Packaging
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP) (SGX: S24), a leading provider of advanced semiconductor packaging and test services, has designed and implemented an innovative new manufacturing method that is a significant paradigm shift from conventional wafer level manufacturing MarketWire

Smartronix Adds Vice President of Sales to Support Commercial Cloud Practice Growth
Smartronix announced today that it has hired Sean McCarron as Vice President of Sales to lead sales and business development efforts for its growing commercial cloud computing business. MarketWire

Interbit Data Introduces NetFoIP, a Virtualized Fax Solution for NetDelivery and NetFax Report Distribution
Interbit Data, a leading provider of software and services connecting people with information for more efficient healthcare, today announced NetFoIP, a new product that provides completely virtualized faxing for NetDelivery and NetFax, its healthcare report distribution solutions MarketWire

Excelsis Investments, Inc. Announces Name Change and Launches Corresponding Corporate Communications Site
Excelsis Investments, Inc. (OTCQB: EXSL), has announced its name and symbol change from Pub Crawl Holdings (PBCW) to Excelsis Investments, Inc. (EXSL). Simultaneous with this change, Excelsis has launched a new corporate communications website at MarketWire

RenuEn Corp Announces Record Gross Sales Revenue
RenuEn Corporation (OTC Pink: RENUD) (OTC Pink: RENU) a Renewable Energy Development and EPC Company, announced today that the company has exceeded their first $1,000,000 in gross sales revenue since the December 20th, 2013 corporate reorganization. MarketWire

TIE Kinetix Launches Smart PDF Connect
TIE Kinetix, (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: TIE), a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of E-Commerce and Channel Marketing solutions, today announced the release of the Smart PDF Connect solution as the latest addition to its suite of Integration Solutions MarketWire

Medifocus, Inc. Announces $2 Million Second Tranche Closing of $6 Million Convertible Debenture Financing
Medifocus, Inc. (OTCQX: MDFZF) (TSX VENTURE: MFS) announced today the closing of the second tranche of $2 million of its previously announced $6 million convertible debenture financing. The first tranche of $3,540,000 was completed on December 18, 2013. MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) (NASDAQ: OXLCP) (NASDAQ: OXLCO) today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 2,800,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $17.00 per share, raising $47.6 million in gross proceeds MarketWire

Uproar PR to Add 20 Jobs as the Public Relations Agency Expands to Chicago
Uproar PR, a full-service public relations and social media agency, announces its expansion with the opening of its third location. Following a period of significant growth, the Chicago office allows the agency to further service clients throughout North America, while growing its staff in all locations. MarketWire

Orefinders Announces Gold Recovery of 93% from Metallurgical Testing at Mirado Stockpile, Kirkland Lake
Orefinders Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ORX) is pleased to report positive preliminary metallurgical scoping testwork results on four samples collected from high grade stockpiles located on Orefinders' wholly-owned Mirado gold project near Kirkland Lake, Ontario. The testwork was completed by SGS Canada Inc MarketWire

Gold Coast Mining Announces New MJ Subsidiary
Gold Coast Mining Corp. (OTC Pink: GDSM) (PINKSHEETS: GDSM) is pleased to announce the completion of a new subsidiary. The Company's new subsidiary is named MJ Acquisition Corp., registered in the State of Colorado. MJ Acquisition Corp. is now the entity for all the Company's marijuana related activities including mergers and acquisitions. MarketWire

AXA ART Announces Appointment of Kai Kuklinski as New Global CEO
AXA ART announced the appointment of Kai Kuklinski as the new global CEO of the company's operations, effective April 1, 2014. Mr. Kuklinski will succeed Dr. Ulrich Guntram. MarketWire

Latest Version of VPI EMPOWER Contact Center Quality and Performance Optimization Suite Rated 'Avaya Compliant'

New Social Sharing Campaign to Spark Greater Recycling of Common Flexible Plastic Wraps
In an effort to educate more consumers about the ease of recycling flexible plastic wraps, the American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Flexible Film Recycling Group (FFRG) today launched a new social media campaign to help spread the word about the many types of flexible film that can now be recycled at major grocery and retail stores across the United States. MarketWire

IsoRay Announces Greek Governmental Approval for Sales of Its Entire Product Line
IsoRay, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR) (, announced today that IASIS Medical has received formal approval for the sale of IsoRay's complete product line in Greece. IsoRay is a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications for brain cancer, lung cancer, head and neck cancer, prostate cancer and gynecologic ("gyn") cancer. MarketWire

Latteno's Valley Organics Introduces 5 New MMJ Edibles
Latteno Food Corp. (OTC Pink: LATF) (PINKSHEETS: LATF) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, non-profit co-op Valley Organics, has released five new MMJ edibles to its products line. These new edibles are available immediately for local delivery to California's approved MMJ patients as well as selected dispensaries. MarketWire

Integra Gold Announces PEA Results: Pre-Tax IRR of 51%, NPV (5%) of CAD$146.0 M (After-Tax $88.5 M) and Peak Annual Production of 143,300 Gold Ounces
Integra Gold Corp (TSX VENTURE: ICG) ("Integra" or the "Company") is pleased to report the results of a NI 43-101 compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment (the "PEA") carried out on the Company's flagship Lamaque Gold Project (the "Lamaque Project") in Val-d'Or, Quebec, Canada. The PEA was prepared by InnovExplo Inc MarketWire

SK3 Group's Berkeley Bio Organic Research Laboratories Has Developed Cutting Edge Nutritional Supplement, Alzatrex(TM), Targeted to Assist Those With Memory Deficits and to Reduce Brain Fog From MMJ Use
SK3 Group's (OTC Pink: SKTO) (PINKSHEETS: SKTO) Berkeley Bio Organic Research Laboratories has developed "Alzatrex"™, an herbal supplement that may be taken orally that combines medical cannabis with a proprietary formula of herbal COX-2 inhibitors MarketWire

Baristas Kicks Off National Franchise Marketing Including Forbes, USA Today, NY Times, CNBC, Business News Journal, Entrepreneur, and Other National Media
Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. (OTC Pink: BCCI) (PINKSHEETS: BCCI) announced that it has begun its initial phase of national advertising specifically intended to highlight the success of the Company's business model and the opportunities for franchising. Baristas is a fast growing U.S. based beverage and branded Products Company. MarketWire

Smart Ventures Announces $5,000,000 Funding Commitment
Smart Ventures, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMVR) (PINKSHEETS: SMVR) is pleased to announce that Redline International, Inc. an offshore institutional equity fund has agreed to provide a $5,000,000 equity investment into the company contingent upon the company filing a registration statement and the statement becoming effective MarketWire

Miller Energy to Host Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Call
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (NYSE: MILL) ("Miller" or "the Company") announced today that it will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its results for the three and nine months ended January 31, 2014. MarketWire

IDS Industries' PMG Signs Acquisition Deal With
IDS Industries, Inc. (OTCQB: IDST) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Propel Management Group, Inc (PMG) has entered an agreement to acquire, a privately-held commercial company providing various lab services to the cannabis and hemp industries. MiCannaLabs MarketWire

Lombard Medical Technologies: Registration statement filed ahead of proposed IPO

American Power Group, Inc.'s WheelTime Dealer Receives an Initial Order for 10 APG Dual Fuel Conversions From W.W. Transport
American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) announced that its subsidiary, American Power Group, Inc. ("APG") has been notified by its regional WheelTime Dealer, Clarke Power Services, of an order for ten APG Turbocharged Natural Gas Systems™ from W.W. Transport, Inc. The order will be filled from Clarke Power's existing inventory of dual fuel conversion kits. MarketWire

LiveDeal, Inc. User Traffic Explodes as Consumers Adopt the Instant Marketplace Platform
LiveDeal, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) announced last week that traffic on its "instant" real-time deal engine,, increased by almost 43% in February over the prior month. This news is probably a direct result of the company's ongoing plan to build the LiveDeal brand and drive consumers to its online and mobile marketplace MarketWire

Crowne Plaza Hickory Builds a Superior Hotel Network With Ubiquiti
Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBNT), a next-generation communications technology company, today announced that Crowne Plaza Hickory in North Carolina is using Ubiquiti products to provide fast and reliable WiFi to hotel guests and corporate clients. MarketWire

Digitalsmiths Consumer Survey and Trends Report Points to Frustration in Discovering Content Within Pay-TV Services
Digitalsmiths, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in personalized video search and recommendations, today announced the results of its Q4 2014 Video Trends Report, which found that almost one-third (30.9 percent) of consumers surveyed are overwhelmed by the number of channels offered to them and 88.2 percent consistently watch the same channels MarketWire

WPC Hires Data Scientist to Meet Demand for Understanding Healthcare Data
WPC, a full-service healthcare technology, business process consulting organization, today announced the hiring of data scientist Damian Mingle to meet the strong demand for its expertise in translating clinical, financial and operational data into actionable insights. MarketWire

Matt Argall Looks to Venture Into the Water Filtration Industry
When chemicals spilt into the drinking water of Charleston, West Virgina, in January, leaving 300,000 citizens without tap water, concerns were raised about the ability of the United States to maintain its high quality of drinking water. Even though the U.S MarketWire

The Alkaline Water Co. Specialty Retail Positioning Gains Momentum
The Alkaline Water Company Inc MarketWire

Niwali Test-O-Boost Health Store Is Devoted to Customer Satisfaction
This week the Forbes magazine published "40 Eye-Opening Customer Service Quotes" from famous personalities, ranging from Bill Gates to Mother Theresa, from Mahatma Ghandi to Steve Jobs. One quote from Doug Warner addressed the current development away from brick-and-mortar shops towards online stores MarketWire

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Joins unite4:good Movement as a Founding Affiliate to Provide Opportunity and Hope to Children and Youth Worldwide
In an effort to show unending love and support for children and youth of all ages as part of its global movement for humanity, unite4:good today announced that Boys & Girls Clubs of America has joined its coalition of charitable organizations as a Founding Affiliate. MarketWire

Dig-It Underground Inc. Moving Toward Growth
Tahir Chaudhry, President of Dig-It Underground, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DIGX), announces today that the company has entered into a letter of intent to acquire Cannabeez Media, LLC., marking the entrance of Dig-It Underground, Inc. into the Medical Marijuana industry. Mr MarketWire

Tranzbyte Excited to Build ZaZZZ Product Line With Manufacturers and Vendors in Aptly Named "American Green" Division
Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC Pink: ERBB) (PINKSHEETS: ERBB) ( announced today that with the release of its updated website later this month, it will also be unifying all aspects of what has been the Altitude Organix division under the new American Green™ brand MarketWire

ClearSlide Debuts Sales Engagement Index
ClearSlide, the leading sales engagement platform, today announced the launch of the first ever Sales Engagement Index. The ClearSlide Sales Engagement Index is the result of months of work by ClearSlide's data scientists and enables sales leaders the unprecedented ability to visualize their team's performance against millions of customer interactions within the ClearSlide platform. MarketWire

Manchester United and Kagome Expand Tsunami Aid Projects
Manchester United and Kagome, the Club's Official Partner in Japan, have extended their tsunami aid efforts in Japan. MarketWire

Matt Ferrari Joins ClearDATA as Chief Technology Officer
ClearDATA, the leading healthcare cloud computing platform and service provider, today announced that cloud computing industry executive Matt Ferrari has joined the team as Chief Technology Officer. MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology Assumes Role in Legalizing Medical Marijuana in South Africa
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL), a producer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical, announced today that it will assume a role in helping to craft legislation that is expected to result in the eventual legalization of marijuana for medical purposes in South Africa MarketWire

Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Announces Election of 2014 Board Officers
After a successful appearance at ICE Totally Gaming 2014, the Gaming Standards Association has announced results of its Board of Directors election. MarketWire

Great East Energy CEO Says "Gas Prices Will Remain High" in Middle Europe While "Russia Refuses to Provide Discounts"
Great East Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GASE) (the "Company") which controls over 160 square miles of producing clean energy holdings through two local operating companies, has reviewed the supply and demand situation in its Middle European natural gas markets MarketWire

NetCitadel Wins 2014 Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Award in Best Security Software Awards Category
NetCitadel, Inc., the pioneer in innovative threat management solutions, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research, has named the NetCitadel ThreatOptics™ threat management platform as a winner of the 2014 Global Excellence Award in the Best Security Software awards category MarketWire

Royal Bancshares Reports Entering Into Agreements for Private Placement
Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. ("Company" or "Royal") (NASDAQ: RBPAA), parent company of Royal Bank America, announced that it had entered into binding commitments with Emerald Advisers, Inc MarketWire

"IBIA Announces connect:ID, an International Event on Human Identity and Technology in Our Digital and Mobile World"
The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) and Science Media Partners (SMP) are pleased to present the connect:ID exhibition and conference, March 17-19, at the Ronald Reagan Center in Washington, DC. MarketWire

AMGP Georgia Managed Care Company, Inc. Expands Existing MIT Holding, Inc. (MITD) Contract
MIT Holding, Inc. (OTCQB: MITD) announces that AMGP GEORGIA MANAGED CARE COMPANY, INC., D.B.A. Amerigroup Community Care, revised a "Participating Provider Agreement" to include ambulatory, infusion and perinatal services to the existing "Durable Medical Equipment Contract" (DME) MarketWire

BevMo! to the Rescue for St. Patrick's Day Celebrations
St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner, and the mixology experts at ultimate specialty beverage retailer BevMo! today unveiled tips to make this year's Irish celebration a party to remember. Whether you're a wine, spirits or beer lover, these tips will make planning your celebration simple and enjoyable, so raise a glass to St. Patrick -- it's BevMo2TheRescue! MarketWire

Newly Released Developer Tools for Heroku Simplify Building Couchbase Powered, Cloud-Based Applications
Couchbase, the fastest-growing provider of enterprise-class NoSQL databases and technologies, today announced its strategic partner KuroBase has released several new, free tools that make it faster and easier for developers to build, deploy, test and monitor Couchbase powered applications. The new releases include the first Heroku add-on for Couchbase, two new Heroku Buildpacks for Ruby and Node MarketWire

Avatier Packs Major Changes in New Identity Management Suite
Avatier Corp., a leader in risk-driven identity management software, has released its latest upgrade of the Avatier Identity Management Suite (AIMS) providing several industry "firsts." AIMS 9.5 now includes SMS self-service password reset, a new patented approach to increased IT store intelligence, and revolutionary risk mitigation throughout. MarketWire

Xirrus Announces Industry's Lowest-Cost 802.11ac Access Point
Xirrus, the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks, today introduced a new 802.11ac wireless solution at a price point that brings the latest high-performance Wi-Fi standard to the mainstream. While new generation technologies often command premium prices, as is the case with most of today's enterprise 802 MarketWire

ZyXEL Launches Web-Managed, Smart, Gigabit Switch Series to Support a Range of Business Applications
ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access, connected home and routing products, today introduced GS1900 series of Web-managed, smart Ethernet switches MarketWire

Data Presentations at Keystone Symposium Support Potential of Peregrine Pharmaceuticals' PS-Targeting Antibodies to Overcome Immune Suppression and Enhance Anti-Tumor Activity of Anti-CTLA-4 and PD-1 Antibodies
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

An Open Letter to the Board of Directors of MCG Capital Corporation
Accretive Capital Partners, LLC MarketWire

Monolith Software Named One of Stratecast's 10 to Watch in 2014
Monolith Software, the leading provider of next generation, unified service assurance solutions, has been named as one of the ten OSS/BSS companies to watch in 2014 by Stratecast | Frost & Sullivan. MarketWire

GoHealth Helps Consumers Compare Options Regarding the Affordable Care Act Delay
In response to new health insurance rules from the Obama Administration, GoHealth, the nation's leading online exchange for individuals and families to compare and shop for health insurance, is urging consumers to explore their options before the national enrollment deadline of March 31. MarketWire

Media Alert: eClerx's Joseph Sursock to Speak on Big Data and Customer Loyalty at Retail Week Live
Retailers are increasingly viewing Big Data as the secret weapon they need to succeed in highly-competitive environments. On March 12, 2014, at Retail Week Live, eClerx's Joseph Sursock, Associate Principal for EMEA, will discuss how retailers are leveraging insights from Big Data to strengthen relationships and win with their customers, as part of a session called "The Business." MarketWire

Azul Systems Launches ReadyNow!(TM), Solving Java's "Warm-Up" Problem
Azul Systems®, Inc. (Azul), the award-winning leader in Java™ runtime scalability, today announced ReadyNow!, revolutionary new technology that solves the "warm-up" problem prevalent in many Java applications. ReadyNow! is included in the latest version of Azul's Zing runtime for Java, version 5 MarketWire

Cinnober to Include Azul's Innovative Zing Runtime in TRADExpress
Cinnober and Azul Systems Inc., the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, today announced a partnership under which Cinnober will offer Zing, Azul's high performance runtime for Java, with its TRADExpress solutions. MarketWire

Natrelle 410 Gel Breast Implants Offer Unique Advantages, Says Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
Recently approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Natrelle® 410 cohesive gel implants are a new option for individuals considering breast augmentation surgery. Los Angeles plastic surgeon Christine Petti, MD explains that these new breast implants are made of highly cohesive silicone gel that is specifically designed to have the feel of youthful breast tissue MarketWire

McDonald's USA Gives Kids Chance to Join Soccer Heroes at FIFA World Cup(TM)
McDonald's USA is giving young soccer enthusiasts the opportunity to meet their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ trophy in Brazil this summer and also secure a $1,000 grant for a local soccer organization of choice. MarketWire

Hunter Hayes Set to Release New Album Storyline May 6
With over 8 million singles sold, a platinum-certified debut album and multiple award wins and GRAMMY nominations including one for Country Album of the Year, Hunter Hayes will release his brand new album, Storyline, on May 6 which is available for pre-order now on and iTunes MarketWire

Avaya Earns Frost & Sullivan 2013 North American Omni-Channel Customer Engagement Company of the Year Award
Avaya today announced that industry analyst firm Frost & Sullivan has named Avaya the recipient of its prestigious 2013 North American Omni-Channel Customer Engagement Company of the Year Award MarketWire

New Avaya Contact Center Solutions Help Companies Master the Omni-Channel Customer Experience

Notice of Announcement Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Signet Jewelers Limited ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG) intends to announce its results for the 13 and 52 weeks ended February 1, 2014 at approximately 6:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, March 27, 2014. MarketWire

MetalMiner Releases Strategic Buying Outlook for Steel and Base Metals
MetalMiner™ today released 7 Metal Buying Strategies for 2014: A Category Sourcing Guide, an outlook report designed to identify and explain future base metal and flat-rolled steel price trends and help buyers refine their sourcing strategies for the year. MarketWire

Interactive Data Incorporates Bloomberg's Open Symbology Into Its Financial Data Products
Interactive Data Corporation announced its collaboration with Bloomberg to adopt Bloomberg's Open Symbology (BSYM), a flexible and open system for identifying securities across all global asset classes. MarketWire

More Than 40 Gas-Conversion Projects Planned in North America, GTL North America Conference to Examine
Low gas prices in North America continue to demonstrate attractive arbitrage opportunities for developers of gas-conversion (GTL) infrastructure. Already, more than 40 such projects have been proposed. These are in addition to the more than 40 proposed LNG export projects now under consideration. All told, GTL investment alone could represent some US$60 billion in capital expenditure MarketWire

FlexShopper Engages Hayden IR
FlexShopper, Inc. (OTCQB: FPAY), a financial technology provider, announced today that it has engaged Hayden IR, a fifteen-year old, highly-recognized national investor relations firm, to raise its visibility, strengthen its relationships with the investment community, and provide strategic corporate advisory services. MarketWire

Sumitomo Electric Demonstrates Continued Leadership of CFP4 Optical Transceivers at OFC 2014
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading global provider in advanced optical solutions, today demonstrated high-speed communications solutions including the next generation of CFP4 optical modules. Sumitomo Electric introduced the industry's first CFP4 LR4 at OFC 2014 in San Francisco, CA. MarketWire

Sumitomo Electric Reinforces 40/100G Leadership at OFC 2014
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading global provider in advanced optical solutions, today at OFC demonstrated a variety of several new 40G and 100G offerings that leverage its technologies and assets to help companies predict and respond to opportunities for high speed optical networks MarketWire

Sumitomo Electric Launches Advanced Coherent Solutions
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading global provider of advanced optical solutions, today announced its next generation of dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) devices which are optimized for use in coherent applications at OFC 2014. This exhibition is taking place from March 11 to 13 at the Mascone Convention Center, San Francisco, CA, USA. MarketWire

Connected Devices Triple at College Campuses Nationwide
Apogee, the nation's largest, most innovative provider of on-campus residential networks (ResNet) in higher education, reports that the total number of Wi-Fi connected devices on campuses nationwide is skyrocketing -- more than tripling since the last academic year. These findings are based on a comparison of network demand data on Apogee's client campuses from the 2012 and 2013 academic years MarketWire

Ritz-Carlton Montreal Announces Five-Year Partnership With Local Children's Charity, Chu Sainte-Justine Foundation
The Ritz-Carlton Montreal has just announced a five-year partnership with local children's charity, CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation. The luxury hotel in Montreal has made a pledge of $100,000, over five-years, towards Sainte-Justine's Healing More Better campaign MarketWire

Large Companies Claw Back Some Momentum in 2013's Slower-Growth U.S. Consumer-Packaged-Goods Market
While large companies continue to cede market share to small companies in the U.S. consumer-packaged-goods (CPG) industry, the pace of that share loss has slowed over the past year, thanks in large part to big players' renewed focus on driving volume growth instead of raising prices, according to new research by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Information Resources, Inc. (IRI). MarketWire

Drexel University to Collaborate With SCIenergy, Mitsui USA, and Pennsylvania Treasury Department, Blue Hill Partners on $6.6 Million Project to Curb Energy, Emissions and Costs
Drexel University and a consortium of partners today announced the launch of a $6.6 million initiative to upgrade buildings on its campus and lower energy consumption and costs through SCIenergy's unique Managed Energy Service Agreement (MESA) MarketWire

Sumitomo Electric Showcases the World's First Public Demonstration of 100G EDR Active Optical Cable at OFC 2014
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading global provider in advanced optical solutions, today demonstrated advanced VCSEL-based products for next-generation enterprise data centers including the industry's first 100G EDR active optical cable (AOC). Demonstration of the 100G EDR AOC will continue throughout OFC 2014 in Sumitomo Electric's booth #3845 from March 11 to 13, 2014. MarketWire

Introducing BUMENO -- "The Pulse of Impulse" -- Startup Launches Instant, No Hassle Mobile Purchasing App; For Retailers -- A New Way to Leverage Impulse Buying and Spur Profits
BUMENO, a new mobile app available on iOS and Android devices, debuts today, offering consumers a safe, reliable way to shop anywhere, anytime for nearly anything via smartphone, and make their purchase in seconds with a single click on a four-digit number. MarketWire

Shiloh Industries Announces Strategic Partnership With Velocys
Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO) has entered into a strategic manufacturing agreement with Velocys, plc. (LSE: VLS), to be the preferred fabricator of microchannel cores and future products being explored MarketWire

PageUp People Releases Talented Southeast Asia, Highlights Key Human Capital Themes in the Region
PageUp People, a leading multinational talent management solutions provider, today announced the launch of its book, Talented Southeast Asia, the only publication solely focused on talent management in Southeast Asia MarketWire

Centerity and Correlsense Sign Global Distribution Agreement
Correlsense and Centerity Systems today announced that they have signed a joint, global distribution and technical integration agreement across their combined software portfolios MarketWire

Alteva Schedules Fourth Quarter 2013 Financial Results Release and Conference Call
Alteva, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service ("UCaaS"), announced today that it will release financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013, on Monday, March 17, 2014, after the financial markets close and will conduct a conference call with simultaneous webcast on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. eastern. MarketWire

TRC Honored for Business Achievement
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) is proud to announce it has been recognized with two Annual Business Achievement Awards from The Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) for 2013. TRC received a Silver Medal in recognition of its successful growth strategy. The Company also was honored for its mergers and acquisitions program -- its second such award in the past three years. MarketWire and Extend Ticketing Partnership, provider of state-of-the-art technology solutions to more than 1,000 sports and entertainment clients around the world, and the City of Amarillo, Texas today announced an extended ticketing services agreement. The Amarillo Civic Center Complex and regional ticketing customers of will upgrade to the ProVenue platform later this spring. MarketWire

Industrial Info Resources to Present European Power Outlook Webinar
Industrial Info Resources is pleased to be hosting its first European Power Outlook Webinar, which will be held Wednesday, March 19, at 2:00 p.m. GMT (10:00 a.m. EDT). MarketWire

Parks Associates Announces Partnership With Digital Media Wire and GSMA for Disruptive Media Conference at 2014 NAB Show
Parks Associates today announced consumer research that nearly one-half (47%) of video consumed on a TV set in the U.S. now comes from non-linear sources MarketWire

Recon Technology's BHD Division Receives New Authorization to Provide Fracturing Equipment and Services for Sinopec
Recon Technology, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RCON), a leading oilfield services provider that operates primarily in the People's Republic of China, today announced that its BHD Petroleum Technology Ltd MarketWire

Decision Diagnostics Announces Engagement of Mark Krakauer to Head Up Genstrip Private Label Sales Efforts
Decision Diagnostics Corp MarketWire

Toronto Plastic Surgeon Shares Advice on Rhinoplasty in 3-Part Blog Series
"My aim as a rhinoplasty surgeon is to educate my patients and to engage them in making decisions about their surgery," says Dr. Lawrence Tong in the first of a three-part blog series on rhinoplasty approaches and techniques. The blog post, titled "Helping You Visualize Your Rhinoplasty Results," goes on to say that while most of Dr MarketWire

Masergy Wins Stevie Award(R) for Customer Service Excellence
Masergy Communications Inc., a global leader in managed networking and cloud services, today announced the company has been awarded a 2014 Stevie Award for Sales & Customer Service in the Customer Service Department of the Year -- Telecommunications category MarketWire

NYI Supports Business Critical Operations for Porta 80
NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, announces that Porta 80, a leading web hosting and Internet company based in Brazil, chose NYI to provide secure infrastructure services to support its business critical operations. NYI's data center in New York serves as a major platform for Porta 80 in the U.S MarketWire

Complete Solar Solution Raises $5M to Fuel Further Innovation and Growth
Complete Solar Solution™ today announced it has received a $5 million investment led by the Ecosystem Integrity Fund (EIF), a venture capital fund with a successful track record in identifying, growing and selling innovative sustainability start-ups MarketWire

Marco's Pizza Franchise Targets Miami Market for Growth
Marco's Pizza, the fastest-growing pizza franchise in the country, is launching an ambitious expansion plan in the Miami area, hoping to capitalize on the high-density South Florida markets. MarketWire

Presidio Helps Bridge the Gap for Inner City Music Program
For years children in inner-city schools have had to deal with mounting economic pressures and challenges. Given this, Presidio is pleased to announce sponsorship of the annual Urban Entertainment Institute's Bridging the Gap Concert that took place March 5, 2014. MarketWire

MELA Sciences, Inc. (MELA) Pioneering Earlier Detection of Melanoma Is Featured in Flaherty Financial News Newsletter #41
Fine tuning the crusade by MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA) to identify deadly melanoma earlier is featured in the March 10, 2014 issue of Flaherty Financial News Newsletter. It follows up two previous articles written four years ago. MarketWire

Hawthorne Global Opens New FBO in Chicago (KPWK): Expands Network of FBOs
Expanding its FBO network, Hawthorne Global Aviation Services today announced the opening of its newly-built FBO at Chicago Executive Airport (KPWK), featuring hangar and office space, along with a range of services for passengers, crew and private jet owners. MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Celebrates Milestone Year

Uncommon Schools Taps Jobscience to Align Its Recruiting Efforts for 40 Schools
Jobscience, Inc., the leader in CRM-based Recruiting, today announced that its unique candidate relationship management recruiting system has enabled Uncommon Schools to successfully organize, track and report on over 16,000 applications for 40 schools in five regions during the past year MarketWire

Biofuels Face Sharp Slowdown to 3.2% Annual Growth as Next-Generation Fuels Emerge
The 53.2 billion gallon a year (BGY) biofuel industry is poised for a huge slowdown in capacity growth, to a 3.2% annual rate from 2013 to 2017 -- reaching 60.4 billion gallons -- off from 19.6% annually from 2005 to 2013, according to Lux Research. MarketWire

Soul and Vibe to Attend Game Connection and Game Developers Conference in San Francisco
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards to Give Away 10 Million Points
In celebration of its milestone 10 year anniversary, Wyndham Rewards®, the only hotel loyalty program to offer Guaranteed Rewards after just one qualified stay, is giving members a chance to win their share of more than 10 million Wyndham Rewards points. MarketWire

iBrands Corporation Appoints Marco Janeczek as Venture Partner for Hatchbrands Ventures
iBrands Corporation (OTC Pink: IBRC) (PINKSHEETS: IBRC),, a holding company targeting the merger and acquisition of niche Internet-based brands positioned for rapid growth through proven products, today announces the appointment of Marco Janeczek as Venture Partner for Hatchbrands Ventures. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology to Feature Industry-Leading MOSFETs, Passive Components, Diodes, and Power ICs at APEC 2014
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC) 2014, taking place March 16-20 in Fort Worth, Texas. In booth 921, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading power MOSFET, passive component, diode, and power IC technologies for a wide range of applications. MarketWire

Acacia Communications Announces Industry's First Single-Chip Silicon Photonics 100G Coherent Transceiver
Acacia Communications, the leader in delivering intelligent transceivers for ultra-high speed fiber optic transmission to the telecommunications and data communications industry, today at OFC 2014 announced the first complete 100G coherent transceiver in a single Silicon Photonics Integrated Circuit (PIC) package. MarketWire

Steven Rust's Healthcare Analytics Tools Earn Him Battelle Inventor of the Year Honor
With the advent of electronic health records in recent years, big data sets have become commonplace. But harvesting that information to make medicine smarter and safer? That's the sort of creative problem solving that earned Steven Rust, Ph.D. the honor of Battelle's Inventor of the Year. MarketWire

ProKarma Partners With AvePoint to Enhance Microsoft SharePoint Deployment and Productivity
ProKarma, a global IT solutions company, today announced a partnership with AvePoint to deliver increased efficiency and productivity with SharePoint deployment and management. AvePoint is the established leader in enterprise-class big data management, governance, and compliance software solutions for next-generation social collaboration platforms MarketWire

CalAmp Announces Next Generation Wireless Devices for Fleet Management and Other Vehicle Applications
CalAmp (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today the addition of three new GPRS, CDMA and HSPA wireless communications products for Mobile Resource Management (MRM) and Machine to Machine (M2M) applications MarketWire

ePals(TM) Partners With Kindoma to Provide Award-Winning Children's Content in Innovative App
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN), an education media and social learning company, today announces a joint product offering with Kindoma, a recognized creator of mobile apps that combine shared reading experiences with video chat for families. The partnership integrates content from ePals award-winning Cricket Magazine Group with Kindoma's popular social learning application. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Announces New Content Bundle With the National Lekotek Center
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), a leading developer of state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced a new content offering called the Beamz-Lekotek Family Play Bundle, through its previously announced partnership with the National Lekotek Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to making play accessible and inclusive for children of all abilities MarketWire

Attendware Helps BMW Melbourne Launch the New BMW X5
Attendware, the innovator of event management software solutions, today announced that BMW Melbourne has successfully adopted Attendware's free iPad app for event management, that enables event organizers to quickly and efficiently check-in attendees using iPads. This innovative app eliminates long registration lines and ensures a great first impression at the event MarketWire

BrightScope Ranks the Top 25 Dallas-Fort Worth Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 25 companies in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. MarketWire

Luceo Solutions' Recruiting Platform Highlighted in New Report From Brandon Hall Group
Luceo Solutions, provider of recruiting technology that takes the challenges out of hiring great talent, today announced that the company has been profiled in a recent Solution Provider Briefing report by research and analyst firm, Brandon Hall Group. MarketWire

Space-Time Insight Adds Former National Grid Executive, Peter Massey, to Board of Advisors
Space-Time Insight, the market-leading provider of situational intelligence solutions, today announced that Peter Massey has joined the company's Board of Advisors. Mr. Massey is currently Special Advisor to the U.S. Executive of National Grid plc, based out of Boston, Massachusetts and Brooklyn, New York MarketWire

Groupe Athena, Inc. Provides Guidance on Current Orders
Groupe Athena, Inc. (OTC Pink: GATA) made the following announcement: MarketWire

WuXi PharmaTech and Pacific Biomarkers Announce Collaboration
WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device R&D services company with operations in China and the United States, and Pacific Biomarkers (PBI), a premier biomarker laboratory services provider based in Seattle, today announced a biomarker collaboration. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: OneSpin Solutions Takes Unique Observation Coverage Solution to DATE 2014
WHO: OneSpin® Solutions, provider of innovative formal-based verification and formal equivalence checking solutions WHAT: Will demonstrate Quantify™ simulation and observation coverage software during DATE 2014 in Booth #26, showcasing its unique approach to verification closure precision WHEN: Tuesday, March 25, from 10 a.m. until 6:30 p.m MarketWire

Entrepix Wins AZ Business Magazine's 2014 Industry Leaders of Arizona Award for Manufacturing
Entrepix Inc. today announced it has received Arizona Business Magazine's 2014 Industry Leaders of Arizona (ILoA) Award in the Manufacturing category. Entrepix was recognized for its success in defining a new class of supplier to the semiconductor industry as a technology renewal partner and becoming the clear leader in this space. MarketWire

Oracle Launches International Event Series for Modern Marketers
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) MarketWire

Inbound Marketing Agency SmartBug Media Hires Analytics Marketing Veteran Aubrey Blankenship as Inbound Marketing Consultant
SmartBug Media, a leading inbound marketing agency assisting businesses in generating leads, increasing awareness and building brand loyalty, is pleased to announce the recent hire of its newest Inbound Marketing Consultant, Aubrey Blankenship MarketWire

Laser App Sees Rapid Uptick in Broker-Dealer Clients in Q1 2014
Laser App Software, a leading provider of forms automation and management software for the securities and insurance industries, is expanding its presence in the broker-dealer industry, rapidly onboarding a record number of broker-dealer and custodian clients MarketWire

Laser Research Medical Laser Optics Designed for Nd:Yag Lasers
Laser Research Optics has introduced a broad line of laser-grade ZnSe optics designed for various types of Nd:Yag lasers used for tattoo removal and other dermatological procedures. MarketWire

Punch Taverns Expands Appian Cloud BPM Program
Appian, the market leader in modern business process management (BPM) and Case Management software, today announced that Punch Taverns has expanded its use of Appian Cloud across the organization. Punch Taverns, one of the UK's leading leased pub companies, has been running its crucial multi-departmental and collaborative Property Investment Processes on Appian since 2012 MarketWire

Xuron WickGun(TM) Desoldering Braid Dispenser Eliminates Finger Burns and Waste
Xuron Corp. is re-introducing their compact desoldering braid dispenser for printed circuit board repair and related work. This handy tool enhances worker safety, increases productivity, and reduces waste. MarketWire

Floor Scale From Alliance Scale Validates Shipping Weights
Alliance Scale, Inc. has introduced a low-profile floor scale that is ideal for pre-weighing skids and pallets before shipping to avoid overweight penalties from trucking companies. MarketWire

Wave Announces Comprehensive Management for Kingston's KC300 Opal SSD Drives
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) announced today it is offering full management of Kingston Technology's line of self-encrypting solid-state drives for stronger security and faster performance. The Kingston SSDNow KC300 is available in a version that is compliant with the Opal security standard from the Trusted Computing Group (TCG) and is available in 60-, 120- and 240GB capacities. MarketWire

Tim Kiel Appointed to SGK Executive Leadership Team
SGK (NYSE: SGK), formerly marketed as Schawk, Inc., a leading global brand development, activation and deployment company that drives brand performance, announced today that it has appointed Tim Kiel, group managing director, Americas, to its executive leadership team. MarketWire

Visit Paragon Software Systems at NPTC 2014
Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, will be exhibiting at this year's National Private Truck Council (NPTC) Annual Conference & Exhibition taking place April 13 - 15, 2014 in Cincinnati, OH MarketWire

Spireon's Automotive Collateral Management Platform Recognized as "Top 20 Most Promising Automotive Tech Solution Providers" by CIO Review
Spireon, the leading M2M provider of mobile resource management (MRM) and business intelligence solutions, announced today that its automotive solutions segment was selected by CIO Review as one of the Top 20 Most Promising Automotive Tech Solution Providers. MarketWire

CONMED Corporation Highlights New Products at the 2014 Annual American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD) today announced the launch of a new line of products that will be showcased at this year's American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting in New Orleans MarketWire

GenieDB Announces Availability on AWS Marketplace
GenieDB, a leading innovator of distributed relational database technology, today announced the immediate availability of the GenieDB Globally Distributed MySQL-as-a-Service, its scalable, highly available database-as-a-service (DBaaS), on AWS Marketplace of Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), and that it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN). MarketWire

Solar3D to Benefit From Rapidly Growing Adoption of Solar
Solar3D, Inc. (OTCQB: SLTD), a leading solar power company and the developer of a proprietary high efficiency solar cell, commented on the outlook for future growth at Solar3D, based on a new report describing rapidly growing demand for solar systems, which could boost many solar stocks including First Solar, SolarCity and SunPower. MarketWire

Sonnenblick-Eichner Company Arranges $14,700,000 First Mortgage Financing for the Sanctuary Beach Resort, Marina, California
Sonnenblick-Eichner Company announced today that it has arranged $14,700,000 of first mortgage financing for the Sanctuary Beach Resort, a 60-room oceanfront resort located in Marina, California. The 10-year, non-recourse fixed rate loan included interest-only payments for the first 5 years of the term and was funded by a money center commercial bank. MarketWire

Subsentio CTO/ Former FBI Asst. Director - Intelligence Marcus Thomas - Silicon Flatirons Panel on Sci-Fi and Surveillance Technology Friday, March 14 Live-Streamed 4:45 - 5:45PM MTN
We think they're out there. We suspect they're watching. Some believe they visit earth regularly. Is it possible that the worlds of sci-fi and technology have overlapped to produce today's most sophisticated techniques in surveillance and intelligence gathering? MarketWire

New Mobile Merchandising Platform From Qliktag Boosts in-Store Sales, Brand Affinity With Smartphone Shoppers
Building a bridge between brick and mortar stores and the digital world, Qliktag Software Inc. today announced the launch of its Qliktag in-store mobile merchandising platform -- which enables brands and retailers to engage with customers in-store as they shop. The Qliktag platform allows businesses to create unique mobile experiences and promotions for each individual product or SKU MarketWire

Omnify Software Delivers Holistic Product and Quality Management for LORD MicroStrain
Omnify Software, a leading provider of web-based Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for discrete manufacturers, today unveils its latest Empower PLM application story featuring LORD Corporation MicroStrain© Sensing Systems, a global leader in developing embedded sensing systems for aerospace and industrial markets MarketWire

Twentyseven Global Builds New App for Wine Industry; Winebuys Connects Winemakers, Retailers & Aficionados
Twentyseven Global recently completed a rich array of mobile application development services for Winebuys, a wine app for consumers, retailers and winemakers alike MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Host 2013 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the world where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or nonexistent, today announced that it has scheduled an investor conference call for 11:00 a.m MarketWire

U-Swirl, Inc. Acquires Beverage and "Gummies" Company
U-Swirl, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRL) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Moxie Consumer Products, LLC, which was created for the purpose of selling beverages, toppings, and other consumer products, has acquired the business assets of Moxie USA, LLC MarketWire

College for Financial Planning-ExamFX Partnership to Offer FINRA Securities Examinations Preparation
Financial planning professionals preparing for FINRA securities examinations stand to gain a major advantage in advancing their careers from a new partnership that pairs two of the financial education industry's leaders, the College for Financial Planning (CFFP) and ExamFX. MarketWire

WTI Releases PTS Family Automatic Transfer Switches
WTI (, a leading manufacturer of automatic transfer switches, remote power management, and out-of-band console servers has announced the release of a new family of rack-mount Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS,) designed to adapt single inlet network devices for N+1 power redundancy applications. MarketWire

Study: Companies Relying on ERP for Supply Chain Visibility Fall Short of Goals for the Extended Supply Chain
GT Nexus today announced the availability of a new report conducted by Supply Chain Insights indicating that despite the explosion of global outsourcing and increased efforts to automate the extended supply chain, the focus of most companies remains on automation within the enterprise, leaving interactions between business partners to spreadsheets and EDI MarketWire

Locqus Launches En Route Notifications, Enabling Businesses to Update Real-Time ETA for Customers
Ever wish you could more easily keep your customers informed of delays or updates for deliveries, repairs, and other scheduled appointments? Now, there's an app for that. MarketWire

REMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: Uniquify's CTO to Describe How to Manage Manufacturing Test During CDN Live Silicon Valley

SDLP - Seadrill Partners LLC provides operational update on the semi-submersible West Aquarius
London, United Kingdom, March 11, 2014 - Seadrill Partners LLC (the "Company")(NYSE: SDLP), on February 25, 2013 in its fourth quarter 2013 report, reported that it expected 60 days of collective off hire time in the first quarter 2014.  As of today this estimate has increased to 90 days GlobeNewswire

STMicroelectronics Builds Wearable Technology Portfolio to Cement Market Leadership
Wave of analog and mixed-signal devices completes full collection for wearable applications GlobeNewswire

Aspo Plc : Invitation to the Annual Shareholders' Meeting
ASPO Plc STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE MARCH 11, 2014, at 16:00 INVITATION TO THE ANNUAL SHAREHOLDERS' MEETING      The shareholders of Aspo Plc are invited to attend the Annual Shareholders' Meeting to be held on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at 14.00 p.m. at Scandic Marina Congress Center at Katajanokanlaituri 6, FI-00160 Helsinki, Finland GlobeNewswire

ADVA Optical Networking Acquires Oscilloquartz SA from Swatch Group
ADVA Optical Networking SE /ADVA Optical Networking Acquires Oscilloquartz SA from Swatch Group. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ReachLocal - Corporate agency with a dark secret
ReachLocal, a PPC (Pay Per Click) NASDAQ company, are finally being exposed for their manipulation of Google AdWords guidelines concerning price transparency towards their clients.It is well known that ReachLocal is one of the UK's largest AdWords' Certified Pay per Click Agencies, but there is a dark side to the agency that is now starting to emerge GlobeNewswire

Fortum, UPM and Valmet are jointly developing technology to produce advanced biomass based fuels
Valmet Corporation's press release on March 11, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. EET GlobeNewswire

Ericsson engages in World Ski Championships 2015
Ericsson signs on as partner for 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Sweden and will focus on the digital event experience  GlobeNewswire

SFL - Acquisition of two container vessels in combination with long-term charters and settlement of claim for breach of charterparties
Press release from Ship Finance International Limited, March 11, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Altice reconfirms its offer to combine SFR and Numericable
Paris - March 11, 2014: As previously announced on March 6th, Altice S.A. (Euronext: ATC) confirms that, on March 5th 2014, it made a fully financed cash and share offer to Vivendi for a combination of Vivendi's subsidiary SFR and Numericable. Pursuant to the offer, this combination would involve a payment to Vivendi in the form of 10 GlobeNewswire

Review of financial reporting for Statoil's 2012 annual report completed
Finanstilsynet (The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway) has completed a periodic review of the consolidated financial statements of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) for 2012. GlobeNewswire

Ahold agrees strategic acquisition in the Czech Republic
Zaandam, the Netherlands - Ahold is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire SPAR's business in the Czech Republic for an enterprise value of CZK 5,245 million. The acquisition will be funded from existing cash resources and is subject to merger clearance. GlobeNewswire

Ossur Hf : Candidates to the board of directors
Announcement from Össur hf. No.07/2014Reykjavik, 11 March 2014 GlobeNewswire

Nestlé publishes 2013 Annual Report
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé publishes 2013 Annual Report. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Final full year figures 2013 AND International Publishers NV
AND achieves positive and strong results for 2013 GlobeNewswire

Nestlé: Transparent on commitments
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé: Transparent on commitments. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : Full Year 2013 Financial Results
Regulated informationMarch 11, 2014 GlobeNewswire

AkzoNobel Capital Markets Day 2014
March 11, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Colt Deploys ADVA 100G Core to Answer UK Enterprise Data Demand
ADVA Optical Networking SE /Colt Deploys ADVA 100G Core to Answer UK Enterprise Data Demand . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Full year 2013: Tecan records higher profit and important progress in the implementation of its strategy
Tecan Group AG /Full year 2013: Tecan records higher profit and important progress in the implementation of its strategy . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

The connected future of games

Van Lanschot sees profit recovery in 2013
Net profit for 2013 of € 33.5 million Costs down 6% Balance sheet strengthened: Core Tier I ratio up from 11.0% to 13.1%; leverage ratio of 5.1% under Basel III Client assets rise on balance to € 53.5 billion Implementation of strategy on course; long-term targets confirmed Proposed dividend: € 0 GlobeNewswire

Agama to Showcase the Latest Extensions to its DTV Monitoring Solution at TV Connect 2014
Agama introduces support for SCTE-35 Digital Program Insertion, sets new industry bar for linear TV monitoring density and announces the market's most complete support for assuring OTT and multiscreen deployments GlobeNewswire

Annual report 2013: Invitation to the media breakfast
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Annual report 2013: Invitation to the financial analysts' conference
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