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HICX Solutions Expands Leadership Team
HICX Solutions Ltd (www.hicxsolutions.com), the leading global provider of enterprise-class supplier management software and services, strengthens its leadership team by naming Grant Watling as its new Principal of Global Consulting Services, and Neeraj Shah as its new Principal of Operations & Implementation. MarketWire

Save Our Water Launches 'Californians Don't Waste' Outdoor Advertisements to Tackle Drought
Save Our Water -- a partnership between the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) -- is launching a statewide outdoor media campaign to bring awareness to and educate Californians on how to save water every day MarketWire

Intel, Oracle, Autodesk, Kickstarter, and Arduino Executives to Keynote at MakerCon
The inaugural MakerCon event, produced by MAKE, has confirmed a speaker lineup that represents a veritable "who's who" in the maker movement. During the course of the two-day conference, 10 keynotes, 44 sessions and 4 workshops will be available to the over 500 makers who have registered for the premiere conference MarketWire

Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTCBB: DEWM) CEO Attends Sam's Club Food & Beverage Supplier Diversity Summit
Dewmar International BMC, Inc. (OTCBB: DEWM) (OTCQB: DEWM) ("Dewmar" or "Company") a leading provider of consumer brands and new innovations to global markets announced today that its CEO, Dr. Marco Moran, has accepted an invitation to attend the Sam's Club Food & Beverage Suppler Diversity Summit. MarketWire

The Best Student Credit Cards of 2014, Ranked by MyRatePlan.com
Today, MyRatePlan.com, an expert authority on credit cards, announced the best credit cards available for students. Students often have no to little credit, so it can be hard for them to get approved for credit cards. With a student credit card though, applicants can get easily approved and start building their credit MarketWire

Axxsys Consulting Strengthens Calypso Practice
Axxsys Consulting, a Global successful and independent growing financial services consultancy firm, are strengthening their sell-side and investing in their dedicated Calypso Practice. They have appointed a new Head of the Calypso Practice to lead the expansion having established themselves as Calypso implementation partners. MarketWire

Cricket Media Completes Additional Tranche of Non-Brokered Private Placement
Cricket Media (TSX VENTURE: CKT) ("Cricket Media" or the "Company") announces that it has completed an additional tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") and issued 7,841,277 units of the Company (each, a "Unit") at a price of C$0.075 per Unit for gross proceeds of approximately C$588,095 MarketWire

PPJ Enterprises Updates Its Shareholders
PPJ Enterprises (OTC Pink: PPJE) (PINKSHEETS: PPJE), a leader in proprietary automated health care reimbursement cycle software (all specialties), online health information digital systems software and practice information management digital system software for health care providers. MarketWire

Stillwater Mining Company Reports First Quarter 2014 Earnings
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) (TSX: SWC.U) MarketWire

Jack Madson is Back in the Kafka Society -- Ron Felber's Highly Anticipated, New Novel Will be Published in June 2014
FORT LEE, NJ--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Thriller writer Ron Felber's highly anticipated second novel, The Kafka Society, featuring Jack Madson will be published on June 1, 2014 by Barricade Books MarketWire

MyPalmBeachSummer.com Vacation Site Now Live
THE PALM BEACHES, FL --(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Discover Palm Beach County (DPBC) today announced that MyPalmBeachSummer.com, the destination's much anticipated annual vacation savings site, is now live. Now in its third year, MyPalmBeachSummer MarketWire

Big Data Means Big Opportunity for Streaming Content Providers
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Whenever you click on your computer mouse, or press a button on your smart devices or switch channels on your digital TV, you leave behind a digital trail. Our actions create a large amount of data that can be collected and analyzed -- this practice is Big Data. MarketWire

Law Enforcement From 5 States and Washington, D.C., Among Honorees at the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's Congressional Breakfast
ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - MarketWire

Cummins Named a Top Company for Diversity
COLUMBUS, IN--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has been named one of the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc for the eighth consecutive year. MarketWire

American Magna Announces New President & CEO Carl Nesbitt
HENDERSON, NV--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - American Magna Corp. (OTCBB: AMGC) is pleased to announce that its Board Of Directors has selected Carl Nesbitt as the company's President & Chief Executive Officer.  MarketWire

Surfrider Foundation Unveils International Surfing Day
SAN CLEMENTE, CA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - On June 20, beachgoers and surf enthusiasts from around the world will come together to celebrate the Surfrider Foundation's 10-Year Anniversary of International Surfing Day (#ISD14) MarketWire

Orchard-Fresh Mother's Day Gifts From The Fruit Company
HOOD RIVER, OR--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - The Fruit Company, a third generation family-owned premium fruit gifting business, happily unveils its new collection of Mother's Day gifts perfect for that special woman in your life. Each gift features a curated selection of gourmet contents such as fresh-picked fruit, delicious chocolate, savory salami, artisan cheese and more MarketWire

JetBlue Achieves Major Milestone in Next Generation Inflight Entertainment and Fly-Fi(TM)Installation on A321 Fleet
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Sir Elton John & Sara Bareilles Help Raise $5.4 Million for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation at Hot Pink Party in New York
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - On Monday, April 28, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) hosted its annual Hot Pink Party at New York's Waldorf Astoria. An elegant CanCan-inspired affair, the event featured a captivating performance by five-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, who was invited by music icon Sir Elton John to join him on stage MarketWire

Chuck Hagel in Chicago to Discuss Defense Priorities
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will speak to a Chicago audience on May 6 at a public event hosted by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics MarketWire

The Long Island City Super Broker, Silvette Julian Brings Us a Record Breaking Smashing New Penthouse at the View
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Nest Seekers International announces Long Island City super broker, Silvette Julian brings us again a record breaking smashing new Penthouse at the View, 4630 Center Blvd on the waterfront. MarketWire

Lantheus to Host First Quarter 2014 Conference Call on May 6, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time
NORTH BILLERICA, MA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc. (Lantheus) today announced that it will host a conference call at 3:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, to discuss its financial and operating results for the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire

Eight Sichenzia Ross Attorneys Recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP (SRFF) is pleased to announce that three of the firm's attorneys have been named 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers. Additionally, four attorneys have been named 2014 New York Metro Rising Stars MarketWire

Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Company Names SakeOne New U.S. Importer
KOBE, JAPAN--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Hakutsuru Saké Brewery Co., Ltd. announced today that SakéOne Corporation of Forest Grove, Oregon has been appointed the exclusive importer for all its saké and related products in the United States. SakéOne's role as Hakutsuru importer will commence on July 1, 2014. MarketWire

Residence Two at Luna - A Homebuyer Favorite at the Village of Portola Springs in Irvine
Luna's Residence Two by California Pacific Homes continues to be a popular choice among homebuyers seeking an amazing value on a contemporary courtyard home within the naturally tranquil setting of the Village of Portola Springs® in Irvine. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Kilopass to Exhibit at Five TSMC 2014 Technology Symposium Events in China, Taiwan, The Netherlands, Israel, Japan
WHO: Kilopass Technology Inc., a leading provider of semiconductor logic non-volatile memory (NVM) intellectual property (IP) WHAT: Will exhibit at five upcoming TSMC 2014 Technology Symposium events in China, Taiwan, The Netherlands and Israel, demonstrating its NVM IP, the first antifuse technology to achieve successful test chips on multiple TSMC's 20 nanometer process MarketWire

Canadian Punk Rock Legends Teenage Head to Perform at Canadian Music Week, May 8th
Canadian Music Week - MarketWire

Cal Water Launches "Behind the Scenes: A Day in the Life of..." Series for Water Awareness Month
Ever wonder how that clean, reliable water supply gets to your tap? If you're like most people, you probably haven't, but it takes a lot of mostly unseen infrastructure and many water professionals to get it there. So, in honor of Water Awareness Month, California Water Service Company (Cal Water) is launching a series called "Behind the Scenes: A Day in the Life of..." MarketWire

GALENA 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Galena Biopharma, Inc. - GALE
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until May 5, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Galena Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: GALE) MarketWire

TeenSafe Announces Mobile Phone Monitoring Service for Parents
TeenSafe, the developer of a new sophisticated iPhone and Android monitoring service for parents of teens and children who are smart phone users, today announced the official launch of its comprehensive mobile and social monitoring for parents wanting to track their children's mobile phone and social activity MarketWire

Doral Financial Corporation Developing Revised Capital Plan
Doral Financial Corporation (NYSE: DRL) ("Doral", "Doral Financial" or the "Company"), the holding company of Doral Bank, with operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S., said today that it is in the process of developing a revised capital plan intended to enable the Company to remain in compliance with the requirements of its regulators MarketWire

Incumaker, Inc. Announces Changes to the Executive Leadership
Incumaker, Inc. (OTC Pink: QMKR) (PINKSHEETS: QMKR) today announces that Kenneth W. Hart has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Hart succeeds Glen Hammer, who has resigned as CEO and President to pursue entrepreneurial investing activities MarketWire

Bauer Performance Sports Appoints Karyn O. Barsa to Board of Directors
Bauer Performance Sports Ltd. (TSX: BAU) ("BPS" or the "Company"), a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance sports equipment and apparel, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Karyn O. Barsa as an independent director of the Company. MarketWire

Non-Invasive Rhinoplasty Trend Takes Hold in NY
New Yorkers who want to change the appearance of their nose now have more options than ever. Nose jobs aren't confined to a surgical suite anymore. Now, new rhinoplasty techniques are allowing New Yorkers to see immediate results from a brief office visit. In recent months, plastic surgery expert Dr. Ramtin Kassir, M.D., F.A.C.S MarketWire

POPSUGAR Unveiled New Original Programming and Partnerships at 2014 NewFronts That Deliver Content Women Love
POPSUGAR, the leading independent publisher of original video for women, presented its slate of eight new, original programs, and highlighted its 11 returning "franchise" series, at tonight's Digital Content NewFronts presentation. MarketWire

Meisel & Krentsa Obtains $1 Million Wrongful Death Settlement for Family of Elderly Pedestrian Killed While Crossing Street
The family of Wei Juan Wu, a 79-year-old woman, recently brought a wrongful death claim against a commercial truck driver that fatally struck her while crossing the street on Aug. 28, 2013. Representing Wu's family, Andrew H. Meisel of Meisel & Krentsa successfully negotiated a $1 million settlement, the commercial truck driver's liability policy limit with Northland Insurance MarketWire

Platinum Equity Completes Sale of Truesense Imaging
Platinum Equity announced today it has completed the sale of Truesense Imaging to ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ: ONNN). MarketWire

Aristocrat Brings Most Anticipated Games, Award-Winning System to Southern Gaming Summit
Fresh from major wins in the 2014 Goldman Sachs Slot Manager Survey, Aristocrat is bringing the year's most anticipated games and award-winning system products to Southern Gaming Summit. MarketWire

Levin Simes LLP Settles AMS Transvaginal Mesh Cases
Levin Simes LLP announced that an agreement in principle has been reached to settle approximately 20,000 claims related to vaginal mesh products sold by American Medical Systems, Inc. (AMS), a subsidiary of Endo Pharmaceuticals. These include claims of women represented by Levin Simes and several other law firms MarketWire

Z-Wave Alliance Announces ADT as Principal Member and Member of Its Board of Directors
The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies deploying Z-Wave, the world's largest ecosystem for wireless control products and services, is pleased to announce that ADT has become a Principal Member of the Alliance, and a Member of its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. First Solar Wind Downdraft Tower Project Briefing Conference Call Scheduled for May 8th, 2014
Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCQB: SWET) (the "Company"), the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, today announced the First Solar Wind Downdraft Tower Project Briefing to be conducted on Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 4:15 PM, Eastern Time MarketWire

City-Centre Hotel in Dubai Rises to Great Heights With the Debut of Its Second Tower
In a city known for dramatic architectural displays, it can be hard to stand out. Yet one hotel near the Dubai World Trade Centre has done just that. Not only do its dual towers literally soar above the city skyline (earning a place in the Guinness Book of Records as a result), but the service, restaurants and amenities located within outshine those found anywhere else in the city MarketWire

CubeSmart Reports First Quarter 2014 Results: FFO per Share Grows 25%; Same-Store NOI Increases 9.0%
CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE) today announced its operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Presidio Residential Capital Funds $18.7 Million Development in Baldwin Park
Presidio Residential Capital is investing $18.7 million to build a 51-unit gated community on 3.6 acres at the corner of Baldwin Park Boulevard and Merced Avenue, formerly the site of a church and school grounds. Construction is expected to begin in December 2014, with a grand opening in April 2015. MarketWire

LightPath Technologies Schedules Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Conference Call
LightPath Technologies, Inc. ("LightPath", the "Company" or "we") (NASDAQ: LPTH), a global manufacturer, distributor and integrator of patented optical components and high-level assemblies, today announced the scheduling of a conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss the Company's financial and operational results for the fiscal 2014 third quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

UPDATE: Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Moves Practice to New Location
Chrysalis Cosmetics, a plastic surgery practice serving the Sacramento and Stockton communities, has moved to 785 University Avenue Sacramento, CA 95825. The new office, which is situated adjacent to the American River, provides patients with a more private location and increased comfort of care both before and after surgery. MarketWire

Young The Giant Launches New Single "Mind Over Matter"; Southern California Band Set to Perform on NBC's "Late Night With Seth Meyers" on May 5; Exclusive "iHeartRadio Live" Event Broadcasts Live on May 14; Young The Giant Will Join Kings of Leon as Main Support on Massive North American Tour
Fueled By Ramen recording group Young The Giant has announced the launch of their brand new single "Mind Over Matter." The band will perform the national television premiere of the song on NBC's "Late Night with Seth Meyers" on May 5th (check local listings). A companion music video directed by Tim Nackashi (Death Cab For Cutie, TV on the Radio, OK Go) is currently in pre-production MarketWire

Great Western Minerals Announces Feasibility Study Conference Call
Great Western Minerals Group Ltd MarketWire

CAMAC Energy Updates First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Details for May 8
CAMAC Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: CAK) MarketWire

Sage Wins Edison Award
Sage North America won a silver Edison award for its Job Ready educational resources, created to empower the construction and real estate industry to make smarter decisions and technology investments for their businesses. Sage was recognized for Business Optimization, part of the Innovative Services category, by the internationally renowned Edison Awards™ MarketWire

Bombardier Announces the Election of its Board of Directors
Bombardier (TSX: BBD.A)(TSX: BBD.B)(OTCQX: BDRBF) announced today that all candidates in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 3, 2014 were elected as directors of Bombardier Inc. during its annual meeting of shareholders, which was held in Montreal earlier today. The detailed results of the ballot for the election of directors are below. MarketWire

Cascade Microtech Opens Registration for COMPASS 2014 Users' Conference
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading supplier of solutions that enable precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, today announced that registration has opened for its second users' conference being held on October 9-10, 2014 at the Hilton Rome Airport in Rome, Italy at the end of European Microwave Week MarketWire

Build-A-Bear Makes Life More "Bearable"
Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation initiated a partnership and grant with National Relief Charities to boost animal welfare on Native American reservations. MarketWire

Meritage Homes Presentation to Be Webcast on May 7 From Wells Fargo Conference
Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH), a leading U.S. homebuilder, announced today that Meritage management will be speaking to investors at the 5th Annual Wells Fargo 2014 Industrial and Construction Conference in New York City on May 7, 2014 at 10:25 AM local time MarketWire

Microelectronics Technology Corporation Announces Bitcoin Mining Pool Status
Microelectronics Technology Corporation (OTC Pink: MELY) (PINKSHEETS: MELY) is pleased to announce the status of the company's BTC Digital Mining Pool. MarketWire

abas-USA Adds Furniture Manufacturer New England Woodcraft to Client List
New England Woodcraft recently selected abas-USA as their ERP partner. New England Woodcraft is a custom contract furniture manufacturer, supplying furniture to universities, colleges, and military bases all over the world for over 50 years. MarketWire

Healthsense Wins Gold in Prestigious Edison Awards
Healthsense®, Inc., the fastest growing provider of technology-enabled care solutions for the senior care continuum, has been awarded Gold in the Science/Medical software category of the prestigious Edison Awards™ MarketWire

Quasar Announces Changes to Corporate Management
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (OTC Pink: QASP) (PINKSHEETS: QASP) ("Quasar" or "the Company") MarketWire

Instagram Sweepstakes Celebrates Partnership of Farm Star Living With Springer Mountain Farms
Farm Star Living, the nation's lifestyle brand that celebrates American farming and farmers, announces its recent partnership with Springer Mountain Farms, a family owned business that has been raising chickens for over 40 years MarketWire

Verso Paper Corp. Affirms Senior Leadership Team Will Continue to Lead Company Following NewPage Acquisition
Verso Paper Corp. (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of coated papers, today announced that its existing senior leadership team will continue to lead Verso following the completion of its pending acquisition of NewPage Holdings Inc. MarketWire

Bell Investment Advisors Sponsors Oakland East Bay Symphony's Anniversary Season Finale
Bell Investment Advisors (bellinvest.com), in the tradition of community partnership between business and the arts, is again the official sponsor of the Oakland East Bay Symphony's season finale. Maestro Michael Morgan will conduct the 25th anniversary concert, "Berlioz's Requiem," on Friday, May 16 in downtown Oakland at the historic Paramount Theatre. MarketWire

M*Modal Drives Anywhere, Anytime Medical Dictation With Enhancements to iOS Mobility Solution
Understanding that physicians require more comprehensive, flexible clinical documentation solutions that reflect the fast-paced highly mobile health care environment, M*Modal today announced enhancements to its Fluency Flex™ Mobile dictation application for iOS 6.0+ devices MarketWire

Data Elite, Silicon Valley's First Big Data Venture Lab Invests in Seven Startups as Part of Its Inaugural Class
Today, Data Elite, Silicon Valley's first venture lab for big data startups, is announcing its first of class of participants. These companies are nearing the completion of the three month program and are developing into must have solutions for the enterprise MarketWire

eG Innovations Showcases Industry's First Xen Dashboard for Unified Performance Management of the Citrix Ecosystem
eG Innovations today announced that it will be showcasing at Citrix Synergy 2014 a live preview of eG Xen Dashboard, a new performance dashboard to dramatically simplify management of all Citrix platforms, applications and users through a single interface to deliver high performance, user satisfaction and Citrix deployment success MarketWire

Samuels & Associates and American Realty Advisors Announcing Closing on Key Barry's Corner Parcel; HFF Arranges Financing
Samuels & Associates, a Boston-based real estate development and management firm, its investment partner, Weiner Ventures, and American Realty Advisors, a leading provider of commercial real estate investment management services for institutional investors, today announced the completion of project financing for the Barry's Corner Residential and Retail Commons MarketWire

Tenaris Announces 2014 First Quarter Results
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BMV: TS) (MILAN: TEN) ("Tenaris") today announced its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 in comparison with its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

American Infrastructure Partners With Other Industry Leaders to Create First U.S. Construction Industry Safety Week
American Infrastructure, a leading heavy construction company and materials supplier, today announced that it has joined 30 other national and global construction firms to create and celebrate the first U.S. Construction Industry Safety Week with the goal to inspire everyone in the industry to be leaders in safety. Safety Week 2014 will take place Sunday, May 4 through Saturday, May 10. MarketWire

Adaptive Insights to Showcase Customer Success, Leadership and Insights at Adaptive Live 2014 User Conference
Adaptive Insights, the worldwide leader in cloud-based business analytics solutions for enterprises and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced more information on the lineup of keynote speakers and customer leaders who will take the stage during the company's Adaptive Live 2014 User Conference on May 19-21, 2014 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco MarketWire

Sunvault Energy Announces Building Completion for Cutting Edge
SUNVAULT ENERGY INC. (OTCQB: SVLT) ("Sunvault") ("the Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has completed construction on the new building located at the (CleanGen Inc.) Cutting Edge site; just outside of Ponoka, Alberta. MarketWire

TiVo to Present at Jefferies 2014 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that President and CEO Tom Rogers will present at the Jefferies 2014 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Tuesday, May 6th. A webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of the TiVo website at http://investor.tivo MarketWire

FormFactor to Present at the B. Riley 15th Annual Investor Conference
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) is pleased to announce its participation in the B. Riley 15th Annual Investor Conference at the Loews Hotel in Santa Monica, CA on May 21, 2014, 2:00 pm Pacific Time. MarketWire

KUBRA and South Jersey Gas Sign a New Outsourced Billing Contract
KUBRA, a customer interaction management solution provider, today announced it has signed an agreement with South Jersey Gas to provide outsourced billing and payment solutions. SJG, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries (SJI), serves over 360,000 accounts spanning over 2,500 square miles, or one third of the geographic area of New Jersey MarketWire

Core-Mark Announces First Quarter 2014 Investor Call
Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: CORE), announced today that it will release its earnings before the market opens on Thursday, May 8, 2014 for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 and will host an investor call later that morning at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time. This call may be accessed by dialing 800-588-4973 using the code 37122375 MarketWire

BMO Harris Bank Names John Petrovski Managing Director and Head, U.S. Commercial Real Estate
Petrovski was most recently Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Commercial Real Estate, BMO Harris Bank He brings over 30 years of experience, including leadership Roles in legal, real estate and government sectors BMO Harris Bank today announced that John Petrovski has been promoted to the role of Managing Director and Head, U.S. Commercial Real Estate, BMO Harris Bank MarketWire

The Top 3 DID Providers of 2014, Ranked by TheDigest.com
DID, which stands for "direct inward dialing", is a system that allows multiple phone numbers to be transferred through a limited number of physical phone lines. Most businesses have several incoming phone numbers for different departments (sales, customer service, management, etc.) MarketWire

Kearny Financial Corp. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Operating Results
Kearny Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: KRNY) (the "Company"), the holding company of Kearny Federal Savings Bank (the "Bank"), today reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 of $1,786,000 or $0.03 per basic and diluted share. MarketWire

The Top Credit Card Offers for May 2014, Ranked by Creditnet.com
From Memorial Day barbeques to graduation presents, May can be a month of big spending. And with summer just around the corner, that spending is only bound to increase. Today, Creditnet.com, a leading expert on credit cards, announced their list of the top credit card offers this May. These credit cards offer the best deals in each category to help consumers save, spend, and get rewarded. MarketWire

U.S. Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema to Be Awarded University of Advancing Technology Honorary Doctorate and Deliver UAT Commencement Speech
University of Advancing Technology (UAT) is privileged to announce that U.S. Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema will receive this year's Honorary Doctorate, to be awarded at the UAT commencement ceremony May 2, 2014, at the Mesa Arts Center. U.S. Congresswoman Sinema will be delivering the commencement speech during the ceremony, which is open to the public. MarketWire

Riyadh Mediterranean Restaurant Welcomes Global Dignitaries for a Taste of Greece
Greece may have been the birthplace of philosophy, drama and folklore, but its cuisine is arguably its most beloved legacy. From savory souvlaki, to sun-ripened olives and soft cheeses, to desserts delicately spiced with honey and almonds, there's nothing not to love MarketWire

Miami Golf Resort Hosts Tournament to Benefit Our Nation's Heroes
Supporting our country's troops can be as basic or involved as one wishes. From sporting a yellow ribbon on the car, to signing up for the National Guard, the options are as diverse as the military itself. And now, thanks to the Special Operations Golf Tournament of South Florida held this May 18 at the Turnberry Isle Miami, Autograph Collection, it can also be downright fun. MarketWire

GSI Technology, Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results
GSI Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: GSIT) today reported financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

C2C Systems to Host Webinar With Experts on Defensible Deletion
C2C Systems will host a webinar on May 15th at 1:00 p.m. EDT featuring panelists from the legal community, information governance consultants, and the tech industry, discussing defensible deletion. The panelists will include Jennifer Feldman from DLA Piper, Mike Frazier from TERIS, and C2C's Rich Turner. MarketWire

Audience Announces First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Audience, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADNC), the leader in advanced voice and audio processing for mobile devices, today announced its first quarter 2014 financial results. MarketWire

Intralot USA Chooses Leading Software Provider, PariPlay, to Integrate Gaming Software Across Three U.S. States
Pariplay, a leading gaming software provider, announced today that it has signed a partnership with Intralot USA, a leading supplier of integrated processing systems for lottery organizations worldwide MarketWire

10-Day "Great Summer Sale" on Amelia Island Starts on May 1
From May 1 through May 10, visitors planning travel to northeast Florida's Amelia Island can enjoy big savings with the "Great Summer Sale" for 2014. The 10-day sale includes 11 Amelia Island hotels, resorts, bed and breakfast inns, and vacation home rentals, which are all offering a 15 percent discount* off rack rates on reservations for travel through September 1. MarketWire

San Diego Private Bank Reports First Quarter Earnings
San Diego Private Bank (OTCQB: SDPB) today announced the bank's condition and results of operations for the first quarter 2014. Coronado First Bank and San Diego Private Bank merged on April 2, 2013 MarketWire

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Enters Into Partnership With AATSC a Division of the AlZahid Group of Companies to Supply Security Equipment for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and GCC Countries
ECSI International, Inc a division of Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTCBB: EKCS) (ECSI), a global leader in state-of-the-art integrated entry control and perimeter security systems, today announced a partnership agreement with the AlZahid Group of Companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to supply security equipment and support services for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the GCC Countries. MarketWire

Mobile Nations Launches Connectedly -- the Premier Site for News About the Connected World of Smart Devices, Wearables and the "Internet of Things"
Earlier this week, Mobile Nations, an industry leader in mobile media publishing, soft-launched its newest community site -- Connectedly (www.connectedly.com), a premier site dedicated to delivering the best information and the highest level of community engagement for the world of connected devices MarketWire

Power Players Rally in Preparation for North America's Most Prestigious Conference for Working Women: The California Women's Conference May 19-20
The power of unity, connections and cooperation are key elements in the progression of women and, with such collaboration, working women and global organizations at large have abundant opportunity to advance MarketWire

Catalyst Partners With Target Litigation Consulting to Offer Comprehensive E-Discovery Technology and Services
Catalyst Repository Systems, Inc. -- a pioneer in secure, cloud-based software to help corporations and their law firms take control of e-discovery, compliance and regulatory matters -- today announced a strategic partnership with Boston-based Target Litigation Consulting, Inc., a full-service litigation support company serving corporations and law firms in New England and across the U.S. MarketWire

Bob Lutz to Speak on Electric Vehicles at the Alternative Clean Transportation Conference
Bob Lutz, father of the Chevy Volt and former Vice-Chairman of General Motors, will speak at the opening general session of the Alternative Clean Transportation Conference (ACT Expo) at the Long Beach Convention Center in California May 6, 2014. MarketWire

Wilbur-Ellis Acquires Allied Premium Protein in South Carolina
Wilbur-Ellis Company's Feed Division, a marketer and distributor of value-added feed ingredients for the aquaculture, livestock and pet food industries in North America and Asia-Pacific, announced today that it has acquired Allied Premium Protein (APP), a division of Brown Packing Co., Inc. APP services the domestic and international livestock industry with high-end animal protein meals MarketWire

ChyronHego Corporation to Report Financial Results for the First Quarter 2014 on Friday, May 9, 2014
ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR), a global leader in broadcast graphics creation, playout and real-time data visualization with a wide range of products and services for live television, news and sports production, today scheduled a conference call to discuss its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. The call will be at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 9, 2014 MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, today announced that company Chief Financial Officer, Yancey L. Spruill, will step down as CFO on Oct. 1, 2014 MarketWire

DigitalGlobe Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Battelle Develops Self-Healing Smart Beads That Detect and Repair Corrosion
Battelle scientists have developed a tiny bead, the Battelle Smart Corrosion Detector™ bead, that not only detects corrosion but delivers a payload to help heal the microscopic cracks that rust creates. MarketWire

Don't Wait Until It's Too Late: Learn How to Spot Skin Cancer(TM)
It is estimated that one in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in the course of their lifetime, and one person dies from melanoma -- the deadliest form of skin cancer -- every hour. MarketWire

OGA to Develop 65,000 Square Foot Lab in Florida
Healthcare real estate developer OGA is adding to an already highly successful 2014 with news that it will develop a new lab for DaVita in DeLand, Florida. The new space will provide much needed growth for the lab, which currently operates out of several facilities in DeLand. MarketWire

El Convento Boutique Hotel Lists Eight Great Family Finds in Antigua, Guatemala
El Convento Boutique Hotel opens its 26 spacious suites to welcome families to enjoy the UNSECO World Heritage city of Antigua, Guatemala. El Convento is an ideal base for families to explore the cultural, historical and natural wonders of one of the most popular destinations in Central America. MarketWire

Sunrise Children's Services Adopts Telehealth Program Powered by CoroCall HIPAA Compliant Videoconferencing
CoroWare, Inc. (OTCQB: COWI) (OTCQB: COWIE) announced today that Sunrise Children's Services is delivering secure online video consultations and counseling services that is powered by CoroCall HIPAA Compliant Videoconferencing™. MarketWire

Audi Achieves Best April Sales in Company History; Second Highest Monthly Result Ever
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FX Energy Schedules First Quarter 2014 Results Conference Call
FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) announced today that a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter 2014 financial and operating results will be held at 4:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The call will be hosted by David Pierce, FX Energy's President and CEO. The call will also include a discussion of the Company's current operations MarketWire

Global Equity International Inc. Is Very Excited to Join Partnership With Stream TV Networks Inc.
Global Equity International, Inc. (OTCQB: GEQU) and its fully owned subsidiary Global Equity Partners Plc., a specialist consultancy firm with offices located in Dubai and London is pleased to announce that today the Company has signed a contract and agreed on a strategy with a US company called Stream TV Networks Inc MarketWire

USEI Cannabis Signs Deal With Tranzbyte for Grow Facility and Dispensary to Maximize Product Development and Revenues
USEI CANNABIS INITIATIVES CORP, A WHOLLY OWNED SUBSIDARY OF U.S. ENERGY INITIATIVES CORPORATION, INC MarketWire

Centrue Financial Corporation Announces 2014 First Quarter Results
Centrue Financial Corporation (OTCQB: CFCB) (PINKSHEETS: CFCB) MarketWire

Children Explain the Basics of Health Insurance in New GetInsured Educational Videos
GetInsured, a leading health insurance technology company, today unveiled a new educational video series that gives Americans an entertaining and straightforward way to learn the language of health insurance. Now on the GetInsured YouTube channel, insurance-savvy children explain the basics of deductibles, tax credits, cost-sharing reductions and more. MarketWire

Loren E. Hunter Named Chief Credit Officer at American River Bank
American River Bankshares (NASDAQ: AMRB), the parent company of American River Bank, today announced that Loren E. Hunter has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. MarketWire

BSQUARE Corporation Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart connected systems, today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, March 15, 2014. A conference call will follow at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time). MarketWire

New Vishay Intertechnology Universal Edgewound Power Resistor Offers Current Ratings to 85 A and Power to 1600 W
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new universal edgewound power resistor. Providing a convenient drop-in replacement for competing solutions, the universal-mounted EDGU combines a high-reliability design with continuous duty operation up to 85 A and a short-time overload of 10x rated power for five seconds. MarketWire

AdColony Expands Global Presence With Key Exec Hires
AdColony, the leading mobile video marketing platform, today announced the opening of its European offices with new hire Andrew French, GM EMEA based out of London, who will lead AdColony's continued expansion throughout the region. MarketWire

Birst Builds on Strong Embedded BI Momentum With a New Partner Program
Birst Inc., the leader in Cloud BI, today announced the rollout of Embedded BI, its new OEM partner program to help ISVs and SaaS providers deliver market-leading analytic capabilities rapidly and with minimum resources MarketWire

Connectivity Package Links Concept Engineering, Verific Design Automation Tools
Electronic Design Automation (EDA) component software leaders Concept Engineering and Verific Design Automation today announced immediate availability of a connectivity package that links Concept Engineering's Nlview™ schematic generator and visualization engine with Verific's netlist database. MarketWire

The Community Development Trust Celebrates Groundbreaking on Wincoram Commons
The Community Development Trust (CDT), the country's first and largest private real estate investment trust (REIT) which provides capital for the preservation of affordable housing, today participated in the groundbreaking celebration on its most recent investment at Wincoram Commons, a $57.2 million affordable housing redevelopment in Coram, New York, located in the town of Brookhaven MarketWire

The Medicines Company and Alnylam Announce Presentation of New Pre-Clinical Data on PCSK9 at Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2014 Scientific Sessions
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALNY) announced today the presentation of new pre-clinical data from ALN-PCSsc, targeting PCSK9 for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia. These data are being presented at the Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) 2014 Scientific Sessions being held May 1-3 in Toronto, Ontario. MarketWire

Ai Squared and GW Micro Join Forces
Ai Squared, the maker of ZoomText and sitecues; and GW Micro, the creator of Window-Eyes, have merged into one company. With this merger, the companies will combine their talents to better assist computer users who are blind or visually impaired. MarketWire

PROMISE Technology Announces Global Availability of New Storage Solutions for Rich Media
PROMISE Technology today announced that its Pegasus2 M4 and SANLink2 10G are both now globally available through PROMISE's network of distributors and value added resellers MarketWire

Honorable Marshall Whitley Named Director of Golden Gate University Law's LLM in Taxation Program
Golden Gate University recently named the Honorable Marshall Whitley (Ret.) as Director of the School of Law's LLM (Masters of Laws) in Taxation Program, and Lindsay Jester as the program's Assistant Director. Whitley was an adjunct professor in the program for nearly three decades prior to his promotion. He served for 20 years in the California Courts MarketWire

Indiegogo Principal Adam Chapnick Bets Big on Real Estate Crowdfunding, Joins Upstart Platform AssetAvenue
Adam Chapnick, former principal and employee number one with leading crowdfunding platform Indiegogo, today announced that he is leaving the industry giant to join real estate crowdfunding company AssetAvenue MarketWire

Eco Ventures Group, Inc. Signs Share Exchange Agreement With Petlife Corporation
Eco Ventures Group, Inc. (OTC Pink: EVGI) (PINKSHEETS: EVGI) ("EVGI") today announced that it has signed a share exchange agreement (the "Agreement") with Petlife Corporation and the shareholders of Petlife Corporation MarketWire

Hubbell To Appear At Wells Fargo Industrials Conference
SHELTON, CT. May 1, 2014 - Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE: HUBA, HUBB) today announced that David G. Nord, President and Chief Executive Officer, will make a presentation at the Wells Fargo Industrials Conference.The Hubbell presentation will be webcast and is scheduled to begin at 10:05 AM EST on Thursday, May 8, 2014. GlobeNewswire

XPO Logistics Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
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Eastman Announces 2014 Annual Meeting Stockholder Vote Results
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INGREDION INCORPORATED NAMES WILSON TREASURER
WESTCHESTER, Ill., May 1, 2014 - Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, announces the appointment of Kevin Wilson to vice president and corporate treasurer effective today. GlobeNewswire

Randy Woelfel Steps Down as CEO and Board Member of NOVA Chemicals
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ole Hires Leo V. Williams as General Manager of Creative (Los Angeles)
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New Mobile App and Deposit Introduced at TopLine Federal Credit Union
TopLine Federal Credit Union is expanding its services with the addition of its mobile app and mobile deposit, making it easier for members to manage their accounts anytime -- from anywhere. The TopLine app was launched in early April 2014, and can be downloaded via Apple iTunes and the Google Play Store. TopLine members can also access the app at www.TopLinecu.com. MarketWire

All American Pet Company's NutraBars to Be Found on Shelf in Leading C-Store Chain
All American Pet Company, Inc. (OTCQB: AAPT) -- The All American Pet Company's marketing strategy to permeate the nation's 150,000 convenience stores with its super convenient all natural high protein NutraBars for dogs is being implemented by one of the largest distribution companies to the states' #2 convenience store chain. MarketWire

I Link 2 Music Announces John Halterman as Imaging Director
iL2M International Corp. (the "company" or "iLink2Music.com") (OTCQB: ILIM), an emerging music entertainment and social media company announced today that it has appointed John Halterman as the Imaging Director for The Michael Blackson Show, which will soon air on the Company's first commercial radio station. MarketWire

Liberator Bedroom Adventure Gear(R) Now Available From Brookstone.com
Liberator, Inc. (OTCQB: LUVU), the manufacturer of Liberator®, a leading brand in the emerging sexual wellness category, today announced that Brookstone, Inc. will feature select products from the Liberator line of Bedroom Adventure Gear on its website www.Brookstone.com. MarketWire

Medical Diagnostic Imaging Group Signs Billing and Practice Management Contract With Zotec-MMP
INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Zotec-MMP, an industry-leading provider of radiology billing and practice management services, has been awarded an exclusive billing and practice management contract with Phoenix, Arizona-based Medical Diagnostic Imaging Group (MDIG) MarketWire

DEWALT Sponsors Springtime Battery Trade-In Event
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - During the month of May, DEWALT® customers can earn a 10 percent discount on the purchase of a new DEWALT power tool battery by recycling their used rechargeable batteries MarketWire

Squirrels LLC Launches First Share-From-Anywhere Solution, Slingshot
NORTH CANTON, OH--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Squirrels LLC is launching Slingshot, an application allowing iOS screen sharing to anywhere in the world. Slingshot is a service-based application that allows users to connect with others and share their device screen, files and ideas with others. The service is set to launch on May 1, 2014. MarketWire

RxMedic Presents State-of-the-Art Pharmacy Technology at Upcoming Conferences
Representatives of RxMedic Systems, Inc. will be present to showcase a line of pharmacy automation systems at two conferences in May. The spring Health Connect Partners: Hospital Pharmacy Conference will occur in St. Louis, Missouri from May 5-7, 2014. http://www.hlthcp.com/conferences/2014-spring-hospital-pharmacy/provider/overview. MarketWire

Ace Hardware and Valspar Paint Unveil Revolutionary New Paint Department With "Helpful Is Beautiful" Campaign
Today, Ace Hardware, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry, and Valspar Paint®, a global leader in the paint and coatings industry, unveil "Helpful is Beautiful™," a revolutionary new advertising campaign. Using familiar concepts from the beauty industry, the integrated campaign was created to introduce consumers to the new Paint Studio at Ace. MarketWire

All 12 Residences in Brandywine Homes' Estates Pasadena Have Been Sold
Brandywine Homes, a pioneer of infill development in Southern California, announced that all 12 four- and five-bedroom homes at Estates Pasadena have been sold. MarketWire

Finacity Closes Two New Asset-Based Loan Transactions
Finacity Corporation ("Finacity") is pleased to announce that it has recently facilitated new asset-based loan ("ABL") facilities for the US affiliates of two of its international corporate clients. The first transaction is a $17 million, 3-year borrowing base credit facility arranged for a US manufacturer that is part of a larger Asia-based corporate group MarketWire

May 6 Charleston's Networking Event Will Bring Together Business People and Economic Influencers
Networking with an emphasis on the business growth opportunities for the Charleston area will be on the agenda May 6 at the Harbour Club, as ConneXus Networking presents an event that will bring together local business people and key influencers. MarketWire

Leading Global Financial Institution Chooses Perspecsys to Help Protect $1 Trillion Dollars in Assets
InfoSec Europe - Perspecsys, the leader in enterprise cloud data protection, today announced that one of the largest private financial institutions in the world has selected the Perspecsys AppProtex Cloud Data Control Gateway to mitigate risk, ensure compliance with data residency requirements and protect data confidentiality and privacy MarketWire

Big Screen Entertainment Group Management Gives Shareholder Update
Big Screen Entertainment Group (PINKSHEETS: BSEG) is pleased to report exciting progress in the areas of film acquisition, development, distribution and more deals signed for joint ventures abroad. MarketWire

Bergio International Announces Updates
Bergio International, Inc. (OTCQB: BRGO) ("Bergio" or the "Company") announces updates involving the opening of the first Bergio flagship store and the launch of a new watch line. MarketWire

Ranker.com Rates the Grilled Cheese Truck Best L.A. Food Truck for 2014
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Ranker.com, a crowdsourcing platform, has rated The Grilled Cheese Truck The Best L.A. Food Truck…again! The gourmet food truck previously was named L.A.'s "Best" in more than a dozen surveys and competitions. MarketWire

LTN Offers Slip Ring Design for Medical Industry
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - A specially designed slip ring by LTN is now available in North America through distribution by HEIDENHAIN Corporation that is especially suitable for the medical industry. This SF020 slip ring combines standard power and signal rings with non-contact signal transmission in an unusually small dimension MarketWire

Snipp Interactive Inc. Reports Eighth Consecutive Quarter of Revenue Growth and 70% Annual Revenue Growth for FY 2013; Reports Positive Net Income for FY 2013
Snipp Interactive Inc. ("Snipp"), an international provider of mobile marketing solutions listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE: SPN), is pleased to announce its financial results for the 2013 fiscal year, ended December 31, 2013. A copy of the complete annual audited financial statements, management's discussion and analysis are available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). MarketWire

Fixed Mortgage Rates Continue to Seesaw
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving down slightly following the release of real GDP estimates for the first quarter. MarketWire

Curious.com Celebrates First Year of Connecting Lifelong Learners With the World's Best Teachers
Curious.com, the marketplace for lifelong learning, is today celebrating its first birthday by unveiling new lessons offered by exceptional teachers from around the globe MarketWire

Fluent Announces Strategic Hires as Agency Growth Accelerates
Fluent, announced today the addition of Adam Gillman as Vice President, Strategic Development and Jessica Grant as Director of Business Operations & Product Development. The appointments come during a period of strong growth for the performance marketing agency, which has seen its business grow 15x in size over the last two years MarketWire

NovoFuel and Genport Select Pilot Site and Develop Final Configuration of Plug and Play Renewable Energy Systems for Cannabis Cultivation
Early production stage hydrogen generation company, NovoFuel, Inc. (NovoFuel), a wholly-owned subsidiary of AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCQB: AFPW), announced today that, along with Genport, srl if Italy, it is actively working with cannabis growers and electric power contractors to develop renewable energy solutions to support cannabis cultivation. MarketWire

New KODAK CREO IC-309 Server Drives Konica Minolta bizhub Full Color Digital Presses
RAMSEY, NJ--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) and Kodak have released the latest technology development in the KODAK CREO Server family - the IC-309 Server MarketWire

Martin Dandridge Joins Aurora Board of Directors
Aurora Flight Sciences announced today that aerospace industry veteran Martin E. Dandridge has joined the company's Board of Directors. Dandridge, who retired as executive vice president for Northrop Grumman's Integrated Systems in 2007, has nearly four decades of management experience in the defense industry. MarketWire

ENSERVCO Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
ENSERVCO Corporation (NYSE MKT: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, will release its first quarter financial results before the U.S. stock market opens on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 MarketWire

Marani Brands Is the Exclusive Vodka Spirit at the 13th Annual Polo on the Lawn Kentucky Derby Day Chef's Challenge
Marani Brands (OTC Pink: MRIB) (PINKSHEETS: MRIB) will be hands on with Zodiac Brands hosting the Marani Vodka bar at the 13th Annual Polo On The Lawn event on May 4th. Five local celebrity chefs in competition to create and present their own unique perfect Kentucky meal for their grandstand box of 24 VIP sponsored guests MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Expands Access-Suite Listing First Variable-Rate Preferred ETF
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced the launch of the PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred Portfolio (VRP) on the NYSE Arca. VRP provides income-seeking investors efficient exposure to a portfolio of variable-rate preferred securities. MarketWire

Zacks Small-Cap Research Updates Coverage on OxySure Systems (OTCQB:OXYS) - Video Research Alert on InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, BC, May 1, 2014 - Zacks Small-Cap Research has updated coverage on OxySure Systems (OTCQB:OXYS). Following the release of the 4th quarter and full year results for the period ending December 31, 2013, analyst Jason Napodano has reiterated his target price of $1.50, a premium of 142% to the $0.62 price on April 16th, the day the report was issued. GlobeNewswire

Mantra Announces Allowance of Australian Patent
Mantra Venture Group (OTCQB: MVTG) and its subsidiary, Mantra Energy Alternatives, have been notified of the acceptance of their primary ERC patent application in Australia. This patent application covers the reactor and process for the electrochemical conversion of carbon dioxide to chemical products, and is a crucial component of Mantra's intellectual property portfolio MarketWire

Bradford Networks Wins Best NAC Solution in SC Awards Europe 2014
Bradford Networks™, the leading provider of rapid threat response solutions, is pleased to announce it was selected as the Best NAC Solution at the SC Awards Europe 2014. Network Sentry was selected from a group of finalists representing the best the information security industry has to offer MarketWire

HootSuite Continues Social Analytics Innovation with Launch of uberVU Boards
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Worthington Industries to Host Investor Day
Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) today announced that it will host an Investor Day event in New York, NY on May 7, 2014. Presentations will provide an overview of the Company's operations, financial performance and strategy. Presenters will include Worthington Industries Chairman and CEO John McConnell, as well as members of the Company's executive management team. MarketWire

CAMAC Energy Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call for May 8
CAMAC Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: CAK) MarketWire

GenStrip Opportunity Expands Under Full Control of DECN's PharmaTech Division
Decision Diagnostics Corp. (OTCQB: DECN), and its subsidiary Pharma Tech Solutions, the FDA registered manufacturer and owner/operator for the popular GenStrip™ 50, a medical device specifically designed to work with the Johnson & Johnson's LifeScan Ultra family of glucose testing meters, today added clarification to its discussion about its recently acquired GenStrip product MarketWire

Tangerine Pop uses Augmented Reality Video and Social Media through Engage Mobility to Promote Match 3 Jewelion Game Launch
Mobile Game Developer Tangerine Pop partners with Engage Mobility (OTCQB: ENGA), a leader in mobile customer engagement, to launch its new Jewelion: Power of the Gemstones match 3 game. MarketWire

Green Planet Growing System Receives Patently Good News
Green Planet Group, Inc. (OTC Pink: GNPG) (PINKSHEETS: GNPG) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Healing the Earth, Inc. (HTE), has completed an initial patentability search regarding its revolutionary food growing system MarketWire

Sibling Group Focus on Corporate E-Learning
Sibling Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: SIBE), (www.siblinggroup.com) (the "Company") announced a targeted focus on corporate e-learning as it continues to move forward with developing a complete lifelong learning company. The Sibling leadership team sees a unique opportunity to leverage great content and technology across educational platforms. MarketWire

KAR Auction Services, Inc. Appoints John Kett as CEO and President of IAA
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used and salvage vehicle auction services, announced that effective today John Kett has assumed the position of chief executive officer and president of Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA), the company's leading live and live-online salvage auto auction subsidiary. MarketWire

GeoVax Reports 2014 First Quarter Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update
GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTCQB: GOVX), a biotechnology company developing HIV/AIDS vaccines, announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014 and provided a corporate update. MarketWire

City of Boulder Deploys Envision Solar EV ARC™
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Envision Solar International, Inc MarketWire

Delavaco Residential Properties Corp. Reports Annual and Fourth Quarter Results
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Delavaco Residential Properties Corp. ("Delavaco" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: DVO.U) (OTCQX: DELAF) today announced its results for the year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. MarketWire

HII Technologies Inc. Hires MZ Group as Its Investor Relations Advisor
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - HII Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: HIIT) ("HII Technologies" or the "Company"), an oilfield services company focused on providing Water, Power and Safety Services with operations in Texas, Oklahoma, Ohio and West Virginia, today announced that it has retained MZ Group as its investor relations advisor MarketWire

JetBlue Launches Four New Nonstop Routes to the Caribbean
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today launches four new nonstop routes to the Caribbean, expanding its ever growing network in the region. MarketWire

Stonefire(R) Authentic Flatbreads Introduces First-of-Its-Kind Naan Crisps
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Stonefire® Authentic Flatbreads, makers of the top selling naan in North America, is changing the way we snack in 2014. The family-owned company that created "America's favorite flatbread" now offers a new take on delicious, nutritious, snack food with the launch of Stonefire® Naan Crisps. MarketWire

Adventure Gold Begins New Drilling on the Val-d'Or East-Pascalis Property, Quebec
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - Adventure Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AGE) announces the beginning of a new drill program on its 100%-owned advanced-stage Val-d'Or East gold project (the "Project"). The Project is located 25 kilometres East of Val-d'Or in the heart of the gold-rich Abitibi Greenstone Belt MarketWire

Find Places to 'Try Tennis for Free' at PlayTennis.com
Major Campaign by the Tennis Industry Offers New and Returning Tennis Players the Opportunity to Get Into the Game for Free in the Month of May to Enjoy All the Benefits of a Healthy Sport MarketWire

Changepoint and Global Drug Manufacturing Services Leader Patheon Talk Services Technology Advantage at Technology Services World
Changepoint Corporation, a leading provider of professional services automation (PSA) solutions for the global technology services marketplace announced today its speaker line up for TSIA's Technology Services World, which will take place May 5-7, 2014 in Silicon Valley. MarketWire

CSA Group and Korea Testing Certification (KTC) Form Alliance to Offer Testing and Certification Services for IECEECB Scheme
CSA Group, a leading global provider of standards development, testing and certification services, and KTC, a national certification body in Korea, announced a new alliance that will enable both organizations to expand one-stop testing and certification services for electronics and electrical components, equipment and products, providing their customers access to global markets. Mr MarketWire

Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. Opens in Canada
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Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund Announces the Commencement of Its Rights Offering
Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE MKT: CFP) announced today that the subscription period for its rights offering to holders of the Fund's common shares of beneficial interest will commence on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. MarketWire

Bitcoin Shop Appoints SocialRadius/Transform for PR and Social Media Marketing
Bitcoin Shop, Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS), the virtual currency ecommerce marketplace www.bitcoinshop.us, today announced the appointment of Transform Public Relations ("Transform") as its technology, consumer and e-commerce public relations agency and SocialRadius as its social media marketing firm. Both companies are divisions of Terpin Communications, Inc. MarketWire

Dais Analytic Establishes Distribution & Manufacturing in China
Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCBB: DLYT) (OTCQB: DLYT), an advanced materials company focused on commercializing its technology in the worldwide energy and water markets, has entered into a definitive agreement with SoEX (Hong Kong) Industry & Investment Co MarketWire

Lightstone Ventures Closes First Fund at $172 Million
Lightstone Ventures (LSV) today announced it has closed its first fund at $172 million, representing the largest, first-time, U.S. life sciences venture fund raised in over two years. The fund, Lightstone Ventures, L.P., targets investment opportunities in early-stage biotechnology and medical device companies. MarketWire

HPEV Announces Showcase Center to Display Its Breakthrough Mobile Generation Technology for Disaster Relief & Utility Industry Work Trucks
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), an innovator in energy efficiency and heat removal technologies, announced today that it will open its flagship facility, Ultimate Power Truck, LLC in Largo, FL to serve the Tampa Bay area. The facility will be used to demonstrate the company's Mobile Generation (MG) technology on a number of work truck applications and power outputs MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. Files 10-K/A to Include Re-Audited Financial Statements For Prior Two Years
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL), a producer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical, today announced that on April 29, 2014, the Company filed an amended Form 10-K, which includes the re-audited financial statements for the fiscal years ended June 30, 2012 and 2013 MarketWire

Tranzbyte and USEI Execute Agreement to Build and Facilitate Test Grow and Operating Dispensary in Denver Area
Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC Pink: ERBB) (PINKSHEETS: ERBB) (http://www.bloomberg.com/quote/ERBB:US) through the American Green Division together with USEI (OTC Pink: USEI) (PINKSHEETS: USEI) (http://www.bloomberg.com/quote/USEI:US) have signed an agreement to joint venture a grow and dispensary project in the metropolitan Denver region MarketWire

Hop-on Returns One Billion Common Shares to Treasury
Hop-on, Inc. (OTC Pink: HPNN) (PINKSHEETS: HPNN) is pleased to announce that today it has returned one billion (1,000,000,000) shares to treasury MarketWire

iHookup Social Releases Company Overview and Investor Presentation
iHookup Social, Inc. (OTCQB: TFERD), is pleased to announce the Company has released the availability of its Company Overview and Investor Presentation. The presentation provides a useful resource detailing iHookup's market positioning, operational plan, and includes important app statistics and rankings, marketing strategy, leadership, and other relevant market data MarketWire

Smart Ventures Announces Cannabis Funding Group Advisors Indigo Fitch
Smart Ventures, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMVR) (PINKSHEETS: SMVR) is delighted to announce its collaboration with Indigo Finch, to take on an advisory role for Cannabis Funding Group, Inc. to assist its launch of the initial private placement capital raise of $100 Million for investment in private and public medical marijuana companies MarketWire

Fuelstream Announces New Website Designed for Business
Fuelstream, Inc. (OTCQB: FLST) ("Fuelstream" or the "Company"), a international reseller of Aviation Jet fuel, is pleased to announce the official launch of a new website that will allow clients to access fuel pricing and other information on a real-time basis. The website boasts a clean, modern design and offers quick and easy access to essential information MarketWire

Vapor Hub Completes Distribution Agreement in the State of California
Vapor Hub International Inc. (OTCQB: VHUB) ("Vapor Hub" or "VHI" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into an agreement with E-Cig Gallery Wholesale and Distribution for distribution of the Company's AR Mod in California MarketWire

Theravance to Present New Data Confirming in vitro Potency of VIBATIV(R) (telavancin) and Efficacy in Patients With Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections Including MRSA at 2014 ECCMID Conference
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) (the "Company") announced today that data from multiple studies of VIBATIV® (telavancin), the Company's FDA-approved antibiotic, will be presented at the 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in Barcelona, Spain, on May 10 - 13, 2014 MarketWire

Axxess Pharma Inc Announces World-Wide Purchase Order by US Military (AAFES) Through Acosta for TapouT Line
Axxess Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AXXE) a specialty pharmaceutical and nutritional supplements company is pleased to announce through its wholly-owned subsidiary, AllStar Health Brands Inc. that it has received a major Purchase Order from the AAFES (Army Air Force Exchange Service) for its TapouT line of Pain Relief and Muscle Growth products, for sale in Exchanges world-wide. MarketWire

Earth Science Tech Enters the Legal Cannabis, Industrial Hemp, Cannabinoid and Medical Marijuana Industry on Several Fronts
Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB: UNOV) ("EST" or "the Company"), a specialty biotechnology company focused on nutraceuticals and bioceuticals, today announced they've entered the Legal Cannabis, Industrial Hemp, Cannabinoid and Medical Marijuana Industry on several fronts. MarketWire

AMD's Revolutionary SeaMicro SM15000(TM) Server Named 2014 Silver Edison Award Winner
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000™ server received a 2014 Silver Award from the internationally renowned Edison Awards™ in the Applied Technology, Research and Business Optimization category. Competing finalists in the category included AT&T Nanocubes by AT&T Inc. and Archetype IQ System by Ipsos InnoQuest MarketWire

Brookfield Property Partners Reports Strong 2014 First Quarter Results
Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (the "Partnership") (NYSE: BPY) (TSX: BPY.UN) today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

AntriaBio, Inc. Announces 1-for-6 Reverse Stock Split
AntriaBio, Inc. (OTCQB: ANTB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel therapeutics to treat patients with diabetes and metabolic disease, announced that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has approved the Company's 1-for-6 reverse stock split, which shall be effective as of May 1, 2014. As of that date, every six (6) shares of issued and outstanding AntriaBio, Inc MarketWire

Prodagio Software Announces New CEO and Changes to Executive Team
Prodagio Software, a leading provider of Contract Lifecycle Management and Accounts Payable Automation solutions, has announced the appointment of Diana Massaro as Chief Executive Officer, as well as a new executive leadership team focused on building innovative and useful products while exceeding customer expectations MarketWire

Polaris International Holdings, Inc. Sets Date to Plant Hemp Seed on Kentucky Farm
Polaris International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: PIHN) (PINKSHEETS: PIHN) has purchased over 2,000 lbs of hemp seed to plant on the 70 acre farm in Kentucky. The Company plans on planting the seeds on May 24 and 25, 2014, with the help of several area Military Veterans. This event should receive significant media coverage throughout the area. MarketWire

Danal launches Mobile Operator Billing for Windows Phone Store
Danal, a global leader in mobile commerce, announced today that it is now processing Mobile Operator Billing for Microsoft Corp.'s Windows Phone Store MarketWire

Hawaiian Host Goes Tropical With Coconut Caramacs
Hawaiian Host, the world's leading brand and producer of chocolate covered macadamia nuts, has announced the availability of Coconut Caramacs, a tropical edition joining the deliciously popular Caramacs family which also includes Maui and Kona Caramacs MarketWire

Buchanan Street Partners Closes $72 Million Loan for Class A Office Tower in Atlanta, GA
Buchanan Street Partners, a nationwide lender for core plus and value-add income properties, has made a $72 million loan secured by Campanile, a 20-story Class A office building in Midtown Atlanta, GA MarketWire

Medient Studios' Subsidiary Atlas International to Distribute Hit Dutch Documentary The New Wilderness
Medient Studios, Inc. (OTCQB: MDNT) ('Medient') announced today that its subsidiary Atlas International Film GmbH ('Atlas') has acquired the film distribution rights of the Dutch wildlife movie The New Wilderness. Shot in state-of-the-art 4K, the documentary grossed more than $7 Million at the Dutch box office in 2013 MarketWire

Vaporin Supports FDA Regulation of Electronic Cigarette Industry
Vaporin, Inc. (OTCQB: VAPO), a distributor and marketer of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids and e-hookah products, supports the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) issuance of proposed regulations on the electronic cigarette industry. MarketWire

Greg Brown Joins Umbel as Chief Revenue Officer
Umbel, a smart data company that helps monetize and grow premium audiences, today announced that global sales leader Greg Brown will join the company as Chief Revenue Officer, to scale sales activity and optimize earnings across verticals. The appointment comes as one in a series of strategic leadership hires for the company. MarketWire

Vital Therapies, Inc. Reaches Midpoint for Enrollment in VTI-208
Vital Therapies, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTL), a biotherapeutic company developing a cell-based therapy targeting the treatment of acute liver failure, today announced that the 100th subject has been enrolled in VTI-208, a Phase 3 randomized, controlled clinical trial in 200 subjects with alcohol-induced liver decompensation, or AILD. MarketWire

Pertino Shares Expertise and Perspectives on Network Service Virtualization at ONUG Conference
Pertino, a company reinventing networking for the cloud era, today announced that co-founder and CTO Scott Hankins will participate in a "Network Service Virtualization (NSV)" panel session at the Open Networking User Group (ONUG) Conference MarketWire

New England Hair Restoration Surgeon Explains Benefits of a Multi-Therapy Approach
If how much Americans spend in a particular industry is an accurate indication of a valuable service, it should be noted that each year, men in the U.S. spend up to $1 billion for hair loss solutions.(1) According to the American Academy of Dermatology, hereditary hair loss -- or androgenetic alopecia as it is medically referred to -- is a condition that affects nearly 80 million men and women MarketWire

Spectrum Gaming Capital, LLC, Announces Adam Steinberg, Gaming Industry Investment Analyst, Joins Banking Team
Spectrum Gaming Capital, LLC, is pleased to announce that Adam Steinberg, CFA, has joined the firm as Senior Vice President. Mr. Steinberg was most recently an independent financial consultant operating under the name of AM Steinberg Advisors and has been working as a senior advisor to SGC since its inception. Previously, Mr MarketWire

West Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014 and updated its financial guidance for the year. MarketWire

Puebla Waste Consortium Makes Deposit With TransAct Energy
TransAct Energy Corp. (OTCQB: TEGY) received confirmation of a three-hundred thousand dollar ($300,000 USD) payment towards a "Phase One Engineering Review" of its Zero Emissions Waste Optimization Plant ™ (Z.E.W.O.P. ™ ) from the newly formed Puebla, Puebla, Mexicowaste consortium. The payment is the first step towards a partnership to build a Z.E.W.O.P. in Puebla, MX MarketWire

Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Moves Practice to New Location
Chrysalis Cosmetics, a plastic surgery practice serving the Sacramento and Stockton communities, has moved to 975 University Avenue Sacramento, CA 95825. The new office, which is situated adjacent to the American River, provides patients with a more private location and increased comfort of care both before and after surgery. MarketWire

FLIPT Launches Out of Stealth With Property Investment Site; Makes Zillow Look Like a Fixer-Upper
FLIPT (www.flipt.co), a provider of real estate technology solutions, today announced the launch of a property investment site and decision-making engine that fundamentally changes how home buyers and investors find and sell houses online MarketWire

SC Magazine Honors Qualys as Winner of Best Risk/Policy Management Solution Category
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that QualysGuard Policy Compliance (PC) was selected as the Best Risk/Policy Management Solution at the SC Magazine Awards Europe 2014. The solution was selected from a group of finalists representing the best that the information security industry has to offer MarketWire

Seller Accepts IFLM Offer for Property Acquisition
IFLM (OTCQB: IFLM), with a plan of operations to develop themed resorts and be a sales / distribution agent for digital films, announced today that it is set to acquire the first property for its real estate fund. IFLM and the seller have agreed on a price of $1.275 million for a property in southern CA. MarketWire

ML Capital Group, Inc. Starts to Receive Orders for Its SuperStar Vapor Pen
ML Capital Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MLCG) announces today that it has received multiple orders for its new SuperStar Vapor Pen. MarketWire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2014 Conference Call
Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) intends to release its first quarter 2014 financial results before the opening of the markets on Monday, May 5, 2014, and discuss its results on a conference call later that day at 11:00 a.m. EDT. MarketWire

PURE's SDC-Based Antimicrobial Dramatically Reduces Salmonella in Processed Poultry Testing
PURE Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: PURE), creator of the patented silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC) antimicrobial, today announced the successful completion of testing of SDC as a processing aid and intervention in the processing of poultry MarketWire

Marketing Cloud Boom Fuels Ensighten's Dramatic Growth in Q1 2014
Ensighten, the global leader in omni-channel data and tag management and the company behind the Agile Marketing Platform, today announced that the quarter ended March 31, 2014, was the strongest three-month period of growth in the company's history. Ensighten solidified its dominant position, as measured by revenue, growth and global reach, in the Tag Management Systems (TMS) marketplace MarketWire

Cubed Inc. Partners With Scorpio Media to Reach Direct Publishers
Cubed, Inc MarketWire

BioNuteral Announces It's Promoting Product at Several Top Trade Shows
BioNeutral Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BONU) (OTCQB: BONU), today announced that Quip Laboratories (Quip) is continuing to make progress in its commercialization process of the BioNeutral products for the market segments of laboratory animal research and biomedical research. MarketWire

Summer Infant, Inc. to Announce First-Quarter 2014 Financial Results on May 13
Summer Infant, Inc. (Summer Infant) (NASDAQ: SUMR), a global leader in premium juvenile products, today announced that it will release its first-quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 MarketWire

KonaRed Nutritional Products Now Available in Select Vitamin Shoppe Locations Nationwide
KonaRed Corporation (www.KonaRed.com) (OTCQB: KRED) (OTCBB: KRED), developers of the exclusive Hawaiian Coffeeberry® wellness beverages and nutritional products which are sold in select Whole Foods, Walmart, Safeway, Sprouts, 7-Eleven, and many other retail outlets throughout the U.S MarketWire

C9 to Keynote at Sales 2.0 Conference 2014
C9 today announced that Justin Shriber, VP of Products at C9, will be a keynote speaker at the Sales 2.0 Conference. The Sales 2.0 Conference provides B2B sales, marketing and operation leaders proven tactics from an expert community for optimizing sales processes and results, and will take place at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco from May 5-6. MarketWire

ZBB Energy Names Sales Manager for State of Hawaii
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB) (the "Company"), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms and hybrid vehicle control systems, today retained Theodore (Ted) Peck as sales manager for the state of Hawaii. In this position, Mr MarketWire

New Consumer Research Proves Amazon Gaining Traction in Connected Home Technology Market
At the Cable Show today, Parks Associates announced new research showing Amazon has made significant gains in the OTT video market as nearly 20% of all U.S. broadband households now have an Amazon Prime Instant Video subscription. The Q1 2014 survey of 10,000 U.S MarketWire

Phillips 66 Notches Up Solid Growth in Midstream and Chemicals, Advances Projects in Freeport, Eagle Ford, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading downstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) reported an overall increase in profits for the first quarter of 2014, driven by higher natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGL) prices, as well as improved production in the Chemicals segment MarketWire

Tractor Supply Company Announces 23% Dividend Increase
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced that its board of directors increased the Company's quarterly cash dividend 23% to $0.16 per share of the Company's common stock, up from the previous $0.13 per share. MarketWire

Southern Company Takes Hit for Coal-to-Gas Power Plant Overruns in First-Quarter 2014, but Cold Winter Warms Profits, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Southern Company (NYSE:SO) (Atlanta, Georgia) said Wednesday it took an after-tax charge of $235 million relating to cost overruns by its Kemper integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power project in Mississippi MarketWire

Partnership Expects First Oil This Summer From Huge Crude-by-Rail Center in Wyoming, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Joint-venture partners Cogent Energy Solutions LLC (Overland Park, Kansas) and Granite Peak Development Company (Casper, Wyoming) expect their first oil from a huge crude-by-rail center in Casper when construction of the terminal is completed in June or July of this year. MarketWire

IEC Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2014
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE MKT: IEC) announced its unaudited results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014, ending March 28, 2014. MarketWire

Upholding CSAPR Could Deal Further Blow to Power Generating Fuel Diversity, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In a 6-2 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court voted to uphold the Environmental Protection Agency's Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) on Tuesday. The rule limits emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides in 28 states in the central and eastern U.S. in an effort to improve the air quality of downwind states MarketWire

Tanke, Inc. Signs Agreement With ENO Organic Coffee Chain
Tanke, Incorporated (OTC Pink: TNKE) (PINKSHEETS: TNKE), a diversified holding company focused on emerging technologies and "cleantech," is pleased to announce its plans to enter the Food & Beverage (F&B) industry through a management, investment and incubation program with ENO Coffee Food & Beverage Co, Ltd. (ENO), a coffee chain leader in China MarketWire

NuVasive(R) Solutions Recognized for Advancing Spine Technology and Patient Care
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, is pleased to announce that the XLIF® Anterior Column Realignment (ACR™) procedure was recognized by Becker's Spine Review for its contribution to advancing spine technology and patient care. MarketWire

Cott to Present at The Barclays High Yield Bond Conference and the BMO Farm to Market Conference
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) today announced that it will present at two upcoming conferences. MarketWire

Harte Hanks Reports First Quarter Results
Harte Hanks (NYSE: HHS) today reported first quarter 2014 revenues of $132.7 million compared to $132.4 million in the same quarter last year, a 0.3% increase. This is the first quarterly revenue increase reported by the company since 2011 MarketWire

Meet Your (Auto) Match With the All-New VW.com
Volkswagen of America officially launched a newly redesigned VW.com (www.vw.com) today, following a soft launch late last week. This uses functionality influenced by online dating and e-commerce to let consumers easily shop for cars based on desired features, such as color or price, among the available inventory of more than 80,000 vehicles at Volkswagen dealerships nationwide. MarketWire

Greener Fly Ash Cement Market to Double to $47 Billion in 2018
Fly-ash-based cement will more than double to a $47 billion market by 2018, driven by the industry's sustainability goals -- use of fly ash is the simplest and most cost-effective option to reduce carbon emissions from cement-making MarketWire

Leading Peer-to-Peer Lender SoFi Surpasses Half a Billion Dollars in Loans Funded
Social Finance, Inc. (SoFi.com), a leader in peer-to-peer lending, today announces it has refinanced more than half a billion dollars in student loans MarketWire

"Tomorrow the Revolution Happens" by SGK's Steve McGinnes to Be Presented at FBIF2014 in Shanghai, China
SGK (NYSE: SGK), a leading global brand development, activation and deployment company that drives brand performance, announced today that its Asia Pacific branding leader, Steve McGinnes, managing director, brand development group, APAC, will present "Tomorrow the Revolution Happens" at the Food & Beverage Innovation Forum 2014 (FBIF2014) on Friday, May 16 at 14:30 in Shanghai, China. MarketWire

Wyndham Rewards Signs on as Official Hotel Partner of X-Men: Days of Future Past
Movie fans rejoice. Wyndham Rewards®, the only hotel loyalty program to offer members Guaranteed Rewards after just one qualified stay, is celebrating its role as the official global hotel partner of X-Men: Days of Future Past with an X-Treme promotion for members: dinner and movie for two starting with their second qualified stay. MarketWire

Premier Workers Compensation Insurer "Backs-Up" Success With Venyu
Venyu, a leader in business continuity, cloud-based virtualization, and battle-tested data recovery services, today announced that Baton Rouge-based Stonetrust Commercial Insurance has chosen the company to provide managed hosting services and cloud-based data backup to support their business operations MarketWire

Wellograph Announces Windows Phone 8.1 App for Anticipated Premium Wellness Watch
Wellograph, Inc., creator of the world's first premium wellness watch with a sapphire crystal display, today announces that its much-anticipated timepiece will be compatible with Windows Phone 8.1 devices when it ships in July of this year MarketWire

The Clorox Company Reports Third-Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2014 Outlook and Provides Preliminary Outlook for Fiscal Year 2015
For its third quarter, which ended March 31, 2014, The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today reported a 2 percent net sales decrease and $1.05 diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations for 5 percent diluted EPS growth. On a currency-neutral basis, sales grew more than 1 percent MarketWire

Benhamou Global Ventures Announces Second Fund
Benhamou Global Ventures, a Silicon Valley based early-stage venture capital firm, announced the first close of funding for BGV II LP. The fund is focused on seed and early stage investing in enterprise technology including security, cloud-based services, web scale infrastructure, mobility and the emerging Internet of Things. MarketWire

nGage Labs Announces Appointment of Chief Technology Officer
nGage Labs, Inc., the leading provider of personalized mobile engagement solutions, has announced that Kyle Hollaway has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. MarketWire

BIO-key(R) International, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
BIO-key International, Inc. (OTCQB: BKYI), a leader in fingerprint biometric identification technologies, cloud-based mobile credentialing and identity verification solutions, today reported solid financial results for the first quarter of 2014, including positive guidance for Q2, 2014. MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Present at Sidoti's Eighth Semi-Annual Micro-Cap Conference on May 9, 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 will be presenting at Sidoti & Company's Eighth Semi-Annual Micro-Cap Conference on Friday, May 9, 2014 MarketWire

Daily Revenue Surges 300% in Just the Past Three Weeks on www.pazoo.com
Pazoo, Inc. (OTCQB: PZOO) (German WKN#: A1J3DK) is pleased to report that Daily revenue has grown approximately 300% over the past three weeks from just under $300 per day to approximately $1,100 per day. These numbers are not reviewed or audited yet but are readily attainable from our ad revenue tracking systems. Current daily revenue now puts www.pazoo MarketWire

oti Sets First Quarter 2014 Conference Call for Wednesday, May 14 at 10:30 a.m. ET
On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global leader in cashless payment solutions based on contactless transactions and near-field communication (NFC), will hold a conference call on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

Talari Networks Scales to Support Larger Enterprises With the Introduction of APN 4.0
Talari Networks, Inc., a leading innovator in network reliability and business continuity solutions, today announced APN (Adaptive Private Networking) 4.0, the latest version of the operating software that supports Talari's WAN solutions. APN 4.0 can now support 256 sites (up from 128) with a single instance of the Talari solution. MarketWire

Smith Micro Offers New Wi-Fi Concierge App, Selected by Largest Media Company in Mexico
Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), today announced a new version of its NetWise® intelligent traffic management solution is being offered as an over-the-top (OTT) smartphone application for both Android and iOS devices. Already selected by Mexico's largest mass media company, NetWise SmartSpot™ 3 MarketWire

Walter Energy Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (ADTI) in Technology Alliance With Spectrum Antenna & Aerospace Group India for the Next Generation RF Systems
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF), a developer of breakthrough technologies announced today that Company has entered into an alliance with Spectrum Antenna and Aerospace group of India expanding its commercial product line for the next generation of high speed data transmission systems between the users. MarketWire

Omni Bio Pharmaceutical Appoints Dr. Bruce Forrest to Chief Development Officer Role
Omni Bio Pharmaceutical, Inc. ("Omni Bio") (OTCQB: OMBP), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization of alternative uses of alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) for the treatment of a variety of indications and the development of next-generation recombinant forms of AAT, today announced the appointment of Dr. Bruce D. Forrest to the position of Chief Development Officer. MarketWire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results
Reported first-quarter earnings of $199 million ($0 GlobeNewswire

NOVA Chemicals Reports 2014 First Quarter Results
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MPLX LP Reports First-Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Increased distribution to $0.3275 per unit - a 4.8 percent increase over fourth-quarter 2013 and 20.2 percent over first-quarter 2013 Reported $37.7 million of distributable cash flow and adjusted EBITDA of $43 GlobeNewswire

New Hampshire Plastic Surgery Practice Introduces New Volumizing Injectable
New Hampshire plastic surgeon Richard L. Zeff, MD, PA has announced his practice is now offering JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC as an injectable treatment option MarketWire

Ivera Launches New Tips in Response to Court Decision
Ivera Medical announced further detail behind its soon-to-be-released new Tips products, which the company announced earlier this month. The new product was developed after a Salt Lake City court ruled in favor of Salt Lake City-based Catheter Connections, enjoining Ivera from selling its then-current Tips product MarketWire

Ivera Medical Announces Patent Decision From San Diego Court
Ivera Medical Corporation, headquartered in San Diego, CA, announced that the United States District Court for the Southern District of California has rendered summary judgment against some Ivera patents, in motions filed by Excelsior Medical, Hospira, and Catheter Connections. The case involves U.S. Patent Nos MarketWire

Nancy Friday's Controversial Book My Secret Garden Makes Digital Debut
Before 50 Shades of Gray was a thing, author Nancy Friday opened the floodgates to female fantasy with the publication of her bestselling book My Secret Garden. In 1973, while the hippies were spreading free love and academics were exploring the hidden power of human sexuality, Friday published direct interviews that reveal the depth of women's inner longings MarketWire

Truli Media Group Will Take Part in the Most Important Week of the Christian Hispanic Industry
Truli Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: TRLI), parent company of www.Truli.com, a global, faith and family friendly media content platform and social community hub, is proud to announce that they will be a part of the most important week for the Christian Hispanic industry. MarketWire

Clariant AG: Clariant closes sale of Leather Services business
Clariant AG /Clariant AG: Clariant closes sale of Leather Services business. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

U.S. Home Flipping Down to 3.7 Percent of All Sales in First Quarter but Average Gross Returns Increase to 30 Percent
RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its Q1 2014 U.S. Home Flipping Report, which shows 3.7 percent of all U.S. single family home sales were flips -- where a home is purchased and subsequently sold again within six months -- in the first quarter of 2014, down from 4 MarketWire

Media Alert: Southeast Fiber Arts Alliance (SEFAA) Hosts 3rd Annual Fiber Flea Market
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HSH N Funding II: TRANSPARANCY OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE DUTCH ACT - EU TRANSPARENCY DIRECTIVE
HSH N Funding II GlobeNewswire

EPAM Reports Results for First Quarter 2014
First Quarter revenue is up 29% year-over-year and up 2% sequentially GlobeNewswire

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