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The Best 3 Business VoIP Providers for 2014, Announced by
The most important aspect of business is being able to maintain and build relationships through telecommunications. Having the proper telecommunications system in place can make or break those precious business to business relationships. Landline services can connect calls, but that's about it. They also have very large monthly or yearly bills that cost businesses a ton MarketWire

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Minerals Technologies Extends Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, NY-May 2, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has extended its tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $45.75 per share in cash. All terms and conditions of the tender offer, other than the expiration date, remain the same. GlobeNewswire

CorePower Yoga Opens 8th Studio in Orange County (98th Nationwide)
MISSION VIEJO, CA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Denver-based yoga company CorePower Yoga will open its 8th studio in Orange County on Friday, May 2. This marks the 98th studio opening nationwide for CorePower Yoga.  MarketWire

Advanced Disposal Appoints Bill Westrate as CAO
PONTE VEDRA, FL--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - ADS Waste Holdings, Inc., operating as Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, announced today that Bill Westrate has been promoted to Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) effective today. He will direct Advanced Disposal's administrative functions, including human resources, procurement and information technology. MarketWire

Digital Offering Announces Strategic Alliance With The Kingdom Trust Company
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Digital Offering (www.digitaloffering MarketWire

HydroPhi Technologies Group, Inc. Appoints Mark Robinson to Its Board of Directors
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - HydroPhi Technologies Group, Inc. (OTCQB: HPTG) ("HydroPhi"), a developer of water-based, clean energy technology that delivers improved fuel economy and reduced greenhouse gas emissions, today announced the appointment of Mr. Mark Robinson to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Keek Partners With Hot 97 as Official Video App of Summer Jam Concert
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) -   Following last week's appointment of Keek Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KEK) (OTCQX: KEEKF) CEO Alexandra Cameron and CMO Lin Dai, the company continues momentum in the US and announces its first major marketing partnership under the company's new leadership MarketWire

Cummins Recognizes Top U.S. Suppliers
COLUMBUS, IN--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) today recognized the top suppliers to its U.S. operations at its 2014 U.S. Supplier Conference held in Indianapolis, Ind. In all, 17 suppliers to Cummins' businesses and functions achieved recognition for delivering exemplary service and support in a range of categories, including U.S. Supplier of the Year. MarketWire

Association for Corporate Growth Honors Newegg at 2014 Awards Gala
Newegg today announced that it was recognized as the top Global E-Commerce company at the 4th Annual ACG LA Awards Ceremony. Business leaders from the greater Los Angeles area gathered last Tuesday at the Walt Disney Concert Hall where awards were bestowed upon leaders in their respective fields. MarketWire

Federman & Sherwood Announces Filing of Class Action Lawsuit Against the Board of Directors for DFC Global Corp. in Connection With the Proposed Sale of the Company
On April 8, 2014, a class action lawsuit was filed in the Delaware Court of Chancery against the officers and directors of DFC Global Corp MarketWire

Mankato, Minnesota Hotel and Meeting Rooms Honored With Platinum Award for 2013
Of course it's always an honor to be nominated, but for the Courtyard Mankato, winning a 2013 Platinum Award from Marriott Hotels was both recognition and confirmation of a job well done. MarketWire

Medieval Times Offers Mother's Day Special -- a Great Gift Idea for Mom
Anyone can buy mom chocolates. Why not treat your mother to a free* two-hour tournament show? She'll meet a knight in shining armor, watch the majestic Liberty Horse Act, and enjoy a four-course medieval feast. This special offer at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament in Buena Park is valid for all shows through Sunday, May 11, 2014. Call 1-888-WE-JOUST (935-6878) or visit www.MedievalTimes MarketWire

Advanced Disposal and Energy Systems Group Transform Georgia Waste Into Fuel
Representatives from Advanced Disposal, Green Power EMC, and Energy Systems Group (ESG) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today to commemorate completion of the Pecan Row Landfill Gas-to-Electricity facility at the Pecan Row Landfill in Valdosta, Georgia. MarketWire

Freddie Mac Prices Fifth Multifamily K Certificates Offering This Year, K-715
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $1.2 billion offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed primarily by fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with a 7-year term. The K Certificates (K-715 Certificates) are expected to settle on or about May 13, 2014. This is Freddie Mac's fifth K Certificate offering this year. MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Announces Availability of 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESEA), an owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk and containerized cargoes, announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and may be accessed through the company website www.euroseas MarketWire

Five-Star Hotel in Sharm El Shiekh Joins in Bringing Fun-Filled Day to Local Children
Recognizing the importance of bringing awareness and support to the needs of orphans in the Sharm El Sheikh community, a prominent Naama Bay hotel continued its annual involvement in the area's Orphan Day celebration by helping to ensure a day filled with fun, warmth and compassion for the children. MarketWire

Hotel in Towson Supports Local Cancer Organization and Chamber of Commerce
The community of Towson is only 15 minutes from downtown Baltimore, but the city retains its small-town charm, home to a close-knit community of residents and businesses. Working together comes naturally here, which is why the Towson University Marriott Conference Hotel works year-round to support both the locally based Cool Kids Campaign and the Towson Chamber of Commerce. MarketWire

Wytec Introduces Gigabit Multi-Radio Access Point
Wytec International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Competitive Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: CCOP) today announced it has filed for patent protection for its latest enhancement to its patent portfolio, the LPN-16, a wireless access point capable of delivering gigabit service to a mobile network MarketWire

Essex Property Trust Announces Tax Status of BRE Properties, Inc. 2014 Dividends
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS) today announced the 2014 dividend tax status of BRE Properties Inc. (NYSE: BRE) pre-merger distributions to shareholders. The 2014 distribution classifications are: MarketWire

Peru Welcomes World-Renowned Robotic Prostate Surgeon, David B. Samadi, MD
Internationally-recognized robotic prostate surgeon, David B. Samadi, MD, traveled to Lima, Peru this week to lead a keynote presentation, The da Vinci Robot - The Operating Room of the Future. Dr. Samadi was invited to join a group of physicians at the National Library of San Borja to share his extensive expertise in robotic prostatectomy and prostate cancer MarketWire

Warner Music Group Elects Three New Directors
Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG) today announced the election of three new directors: Mathias Döpfner, Chairman and CEO of Axel Springer SE; Noreena Hertz, noted economist, strategist, and author; and Oliver Slipper, Joint CEO of Perform Group PLC. With these appointments, the WMG Board increases from eight to 11 members. MarketWire

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: Geovic Mining Corp. Announces Update on Chromite Project, New Caledonia Nautilus Mineral Sands Project
Geovic Mining Corp. ("Geovic" or "the Company") (TSX: GMC)(OTCBB: GVCM) is pleased to announce an update on its chromite mineral sands project in New Caledonia. MarketWire Extends Warm Welcome to HouseTrip Hosts
Dublin-based extended a warm welcome today to homeowners and landlords looking for a new home for their host-present, shared lodging listings after HouseTrip announced the removal of private rooms from their listings. MarketWire

Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Earns an "A" in the Latest Leapfrog Hospital Quality Report
Presence Saint Joseph Hospital announced today its "A" rating in the latest patient safety report from the Leapfrog Group. The hospital has earned this distinction based on the Leapfrog Group's latest Hospital Safety Score, which is designed to rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. MarketWire

Tesla Announces 2014 Annual Stockholder Meeting and Public Webcast
Tesla announces details about its 2014 Annual Stockholder Meeting and Public Webcast. MarketWire

Canadian Medical Marijuana Executive Addresses Prestigious Global Conference
Michael Kraft, Chairman of Canada's WeedMD Rx Inc. ("WeedMD") was a key contributor at the prestigious Milken Institute Global Conference's first-ever panel on the marijuana industry, "The Highs - and Lows - of the Cannabis Economy" earlier this week MarketWire

National Association of Black Journalists Names Stephen Henderson of the Detroit Free Press Its 2014 Journalist of the Year
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced today that Stephen Henderson, editorial page editor, the Detroit Free Press has been selected as the association's 2014 Journalist of the Year. MarketWire

Universal Bioenergy's NDR Energy Group Signs New Natural Gas Supply Contract With One of Largest Gas Producers in the World, and Starts Full Operations
Universal Bioenergy Inc. (OTCQB: UBRG), a publicly traded independent diversified energy company that markets and distributes natural gas, petroleum, coal and electricity, announced that its subsidiary NDR Energy Group, signed a new contract to obtain natural gas supplies with one of the largest natural gas producers in the world MarketWire

Casino Data Imaging Brings Excellence in Casino Analysis Solutions to Southern Gaming Summit
Casino Data Imaging ( ), a leading provider of analysis solutions to the casino industry, will be demonstrating the very latest in its GlobalSuite™ advanced analysis and visualization software at booth # 210 at the May 6-8 Southern Gaming Summit in Biloxi, MS. MarketWire

Conshohocken, PA Hotel Offers Great Deal
Escape for the weekend and stay at the Philadelphia Marriott West, a premier hotel near King of Prussia Mall, Manayunk, Valley Forge National Park, and Philadelphia. MarketWire

Integrity Viking Funds Launches Class C Shares to the Williston Basin/Mid-North America Stock Fund
Integrity Viking Funds, a mutual fund management company is announcing the addition of Class C Shares to its Williston Basin/Mid-North America Stock Fund. The Fund now offers both Class A (ICPAX) and Class C (ICPUX) Shares. MarketWire

Jobs Report Suggests People With Disabilities Left Behind in April Surge
April jobs report suggests that Americans with disabilities are being left behind as the economy begins to surge, according to today's National Trends in Disability Employment - Monthly Update (nTIDE), issued by Kessler Foundation and University of New Hampshire's Institute on Disability (UNH-IOD) MarketWire

Birmingham, AL Hotel Enhances Its Iconic Status With a $5-Million Renovation
For anyone who dreads spring cleaning, the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa will serve as an inspiration. Where most people have to comb through their closets and change a few throw pillows, this turreted palace within the rolling hills of Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail has just completed a $5-million overhaul MarketWire

Out East Entertainment and Mindpix Corporation Create Joint Venture Called New Gospel Entertainment
Los Angeles and New York-based Out East Entertainment and Miami-based Mindpix Corporation (OTC Pink: MPIX) (PINKSHEETS: MPIX) announce a joint venture to create New Gospel Entertainment. MarketWire

Transworld Systems Joins Forces With Planet DDS to Provide Accounts Receivable Management Solutions to Dental Practices
Transworld Systems, an industry leader in providing accounts receivable solutions to healthcare providers, has joined forces with Planet DDS to equip dental practices with state-of-the-art tools to manage their accounts receivable via a new technology solution designed to increase cash flow, automate work flow, reduce overhead costs and produce clear and concise reporting -- 24/7. MarketWire

Walter Energy to Sell Blue Creek Coal Terminal
Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) has reached an agreement in principle with the Alabama State Port Authority to sell both the Blue Creek Terminal located in the Port of Mobile and an additional parcel of more than 60 acres located less than a mile from the Blue Creek Terminal. The total consideration to be paid by the Port Authority for the properties is $25,000,000. MarketWire

WALTER INVESTMENT 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 Walter Investment Management Corp. - WAC
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 6, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE: WAC) MarketWire

ONA Launches Crowdsourcing for DIY Ethics Code for Digital Journalists
The Online News Association, the world largest organization of digital journalists, today opened up crowdsourcing for its "do-it-yourself" ethics code project, aimed at helping news organizations, startups and individual bloggers and journalists create their own ethics codes. MarketWire

2014 OC Fair Offers Deals on Admission, Food & Rides
"Summer Starts Here" at the 2014 OC Fair from July 11-August 10, offering Fairgoers impressive discounts and deals during the Fair. MarketWire

Solarvest BioEnergy (TSXV:SVS) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver on May 7, 2014 - Video News Alert Posted on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Solarvest BioEnergy (TSXV:SVS) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7th. This year's conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, West Building, Rooms 220 and 222, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. GlobeNewswire

Manado Gold (TSXV:MDO) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver on May 7, 2014 - Video News Alert Posted on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Manado Gold (TSXV:MDO) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7th. This year's conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, West Building, Rooms 220 and 222, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. GlobeNewswire

California Nanotechnologies (TSXV:CNO) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver on May 7, 2014 - Video News Alert Posted on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - California Nanotechnologies (TSXV:CNO) will be Presenting at the Small-Cap Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7th. This year's conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, West Building, Rooms 220 and 222, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. GlobeNewswire

Supreme Pharmaceuticals (CSE:SL) will be at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, BC - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Supreme Pharmaceuticals (CSE:SL) will be exhibiting at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Lexaria Corp (CSE:LXX) (OTCQB:LXRP) Chairman & CEO Chris Bunka Presenting at GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, BC - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Lexaria Corp (CSE:LXX) (OTCQB:LXRP) Chairman & CEO Chris Bunka will be speaking at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 2014. GlobeNewswire

BC Chronic (CSE:AXO) President Michael Martinz Presenting at GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, BC - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - BC Chronic (CSE:AXO) President Michael Martinz will be speaking at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Tweed Marijuana (TSXV:TWD) Presenting at GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, BC - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Tweed Marijuana (TSXV:TWD) Chairman Bruce Linton will be speaking at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Naturally Splendid Enterprises (TSXV:NSP) Presenting at GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, BC - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 2, 2014 - Naturally Splendid® Enterprises (TSXV:NSP) CEO Craig Goodwin will be speaking at the GreenRush Financial Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil Corporation: Share Repurchase 2.5.2014
Neste Oil Corporation Announcement            2.5.2014 GlobeNewswire

JetBlue Connects Salt Lake City and Orlando
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Award-winning JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announces plans to launch a new daily nonstop route between Salt Lake City and Orlando, Fla. beginning November 12, 2014.The Utah capital will be JetBlue's 24th nonstop destination from its focus city at Orlando International Airport. MarketWire

Ray LaMontagne Performs Intimate Concert Exclusively for Citi Cardmembers at Town Hall in New York City
WHO: Grammy® Award winning recording artist Ray LaMontagne, who released his fifth studio album, Supernova, earlier this week on RCA Records. WHAT: Citi cardmembers enjoyed an exclusive concert from LaMontagne in celebration of the new album MarketWire

Wyndham Worldwide Once Again Named Among Best Places to Work in New Jersey
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, was once again named among the Best Places to Work in New Jersey by NJBIZ. This is the fifth consecutive year that the Company has been named to the list. The annual survey honors the top places of employment in New Jersey that benefit the state's economy, its workforce and businesses. MarketWire

Cinnabon Says 'Thanks' -- in the Sweetest Way
Cinnabon® bakeries are eagerly baking world-famous treats in preparation of Nurses Week, ANA's annual event to support the nursing profession. From May 6-12, Cinnabon will award a free Classic Cinnamon Roll or Minibon® Roll to all nursing professionals.* These small tokens symbolize the brand's sweet sentiment to those that provide selfless service to others. MarketWire

Ayasdi Named Best of Show and Best Practices Winner at Bio-IT World 2014
Bio-IT -- Ayasdi ( today announced the company was named the grand prize winner of both of the Bio-IT World 2014 awards. Ayasdi is the only company to be recognized for both an innovative solution, Ayasdi Cure, and for that solution's key role in a breakthrough medical discovery MarketWire

Interactive Data Corporation Announces Closing of 5.875% Senior Notes Due 2019
Interactive Data Corporation (the "Company") today announced the closing of its offering of $350 million in aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2019 (the "Notes"). MarketWire

LaSalle Investment Management Awarded New Mandate to Invest in Global Real Estate Securities
LaSalle Investment Management, a leading global real estate investment manager, today announced the firm has extended its investment management relationship with client Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK), and has been awarded $207 million to invest in Global Real Estate Securities. The mandate will be managed by the firm's dedicated securities group, LaSalle Investment Management Securities. MarketWire

AtmanCo: Expanding Into a New Market from San Francisco
AtmanCo ("AtmanCo" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ATW) is happy to announce the opening of a new office in Silicon Valley, California. This office will serve in the development of a new client base that is associated with consumers via social networks. With this aim in mind, AtmanCo has acquired the services of Nicolas Bertrand, via the firm SmartUp. Mr MarketWire

C-Suite Network Conference Announces New Sponsors
The C-Suite Network, a powerful alliance exclusively for C-Suite members, and Jeffrey Hayzlett, host of the Bloomberg show The C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett, today announced an extended line-up of sponsors showcasing their top technologies and insights for the C-Suite Network Conference, taking place from May 4-6, 2014, at The Fairmont Dallas. MarketWire

Worldwide Evaluating Media and Entertainment Opportunities
Worldwide Internet, Inc. (OTC Pink: WNTR) (PINKSHEETS: WNTR) (the "Company") announced today that it is evaluating opportunities to invest in companies that are involved in the media and entertainment industry. MarketWire

Smart Ventures Launches Hemp Marketing Group
Smart Ventures, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMVR) (PINKSHEETS: SMVR) launches hemp marketing group which is now the marketing arm of Cannabis Funding Group. Hemp marketing group is an outsourced team of cannabis industry savvy tech marketing guru's, whose purpose is to develop, brand and assist with developing distribution channels in legalized marijuana states MarketWire

SPi Global Expands Presence in Madison
Following the incentives given by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and the Department of Workforce Development (DWD), SPi Global is expanding its presence in Madison targeting to hire an additional number of 300 employees in three years. MarketWire

Motif Advisor Platform Voted "The Best of Show" at FinovateSpring Conference
Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, thematic investing, today announced its Motif Advisor Platform was voted "The Best of Show" at FinovateSpring, an exclusive event that showcases cutting-edge financial technology MarketWire

Outsell to Speak at the 16th Annual Digital Dealer Conference
Outsell (, a digital marketing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that is transforming the way automotive brands engage with consumers, announced today that Dan Smith, Vice President of Product, will speak at the 16th Annual Digital Dealer Conference & Expo, taking place May 6-8, 2014, in Atlantic City, NJ MarketWire Offers Tailored Mother's Day Gift Guide
Mother's Day is approaching quickly on Sunday, May 11, and now is the time to find the perfect gift for the mother-figure in your life. Fortunately, online ticket marketplace has released its 2014 Mother's Day Gift Guide to make shopping a little easier. MarketWire

WillowTree Apps Recognized as 2014 Fantastic 50 Award Recipient for Second Consecutive Year
WillowTree Apps, a leading provider of mobile strategy, design and development services, announced today that the Virginia Chamber of Commerce has recognized the agency as one of the fastest growing businesses in the state of Virginia with a Fantastic 50 Award. This is the second consecutive year WillowTree Apps was chosen for the list, ranking 9th out of 50 companies for 2014. MarketWire

Pegasystems Thought Leader to Speak at Defense Strategies Institute Summit on May 7, 2014
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company powering the digital enterprise with Better Business Software®, today announced that Dr. Setrag Khoshafian, VP of BPM Technology at Pegasystems, will speak at the Defense Strategies Institute's Department of Defense (DoD) / Veterans Administration (VA) Electronic Health Records (EHR) Summit in Alexandria, Virginia, May 6-7 MarketWire

BACE Hires Gregory J. Leon as Senior VP, Sales & Marketing
BACE, a global manufacturer of vertical balers and compactors for use in the recycling and waste management industry, has hired Gregory J. Leon to the position, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. Leon brings more than 25 years of experience with major manufacturing firms in the Waste & Recycling Equipment Industry. MarketWire

Grantham Honors Those Lost While Serving by Sponsoring Inaugural Run for the Fallen at Fort Hood
Following the tragic events that recently occurred at Fort Hood, the inaugural Run for the Fallen Saturday will be an especially poignant event. "Fallen, Never Forgotten" honors the fallen soldiers of the base and their families through 10K, 5K, 3K and 1 mile routes MarketWire

GRV Shoes Sponsors James Brown Charity Event and Advises World to "Just Groove" on James Brown's Birthday
Emerging sneaker brand, the Groove Revolution (GRV) proudly announced today that GRV will be co-sponsoring the James Brown "Get On The Good Foot" charity walk in Augusta, Georgia this Saturday May 3rd; James Brown's birthday. The event benefits the James Brown Academy of Music Pupils (J.A.M.P.), which provides music education to youth to enrich their lives MarketWire

Big Three Restaurants, Inc. Announces Name Change, Change of Business and Reverse Stock Split
Big Three Restaurants, Inc. (OTC Pink: BTHR) (PINKSHEETS: BTHR) announced today that it has changed its name to Sports Venues of Florida, Inc MarketWire

AIMS Innovation : Signs new Reseller partnership with Tallan Inc for North America
Oslo, Norway / Hartford, Connecticut, - May 2, 2014 - AIMS Innovation and Tallan, Inc., a leading professional services firm with over 28 years of custom application development and systems integration experience, announced a partnership under which Tallan, Inc GlobeNewswire

BSQUARE Corporation
In the news release, "BSQUARE Corporation Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call," issued Thursday, May 1, 2014 by BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), we are advised by the company that in the first paragraph the tentative financial results release date is "Thursday, May 15, 2014," rather than "Thursday, March 15, 2014," as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

PPJ Enterprises Expands Marketing Efforts
PPJ Enterprises (OTC Pink: PPJE) (PINKSHEETS: PPJE) is a leader in proprietary automated health care reimbursement and informational software, recently hired several highly experienced marketing professionals to promote its products and services. MarketWire

Thomson Reuters Eikon Recognised in Technical Analyst Awards
Thomson Reuters Eikon Recognised in Technical Analyst Awards GlobeNewswire

Genomind to Exhibit at the APA Annual Meeting and the Clinical TMS Society Meeting
CHALFONT, PA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Genomind, a personalized medicine company, is pleased to announce that they will attend and exhibit at the Clinical Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Society Meeting, held May 2-4, 2014 and the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting, held May 3-7, 2014, in New York City. MarketWire

Trex(R) Provides Decking for National D-Day Memorial
WINCHESTER, VA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - In Bedford, Virginia, the National D-Day Memorial stands as a powerful, permanent tribute to the valor, fidelity and sacrifice of D-Day participants who started the march against Nazi Germany, according to the National D-Day Memorial Foundation MarketWire

Xeros' Pioneering Bead-Cleaning Laundry System Scoops Two Major Awards on Both Sides of the Atlantic, in a Single Night
Polymer bead-cleaning pioneer Xeros has won two prestigious awards, on different sides of the Atlantic in a single evening. MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology up for $2.5 Million Grant in Continued Support From South African Government
Plandaí Biotechnology (OTCQB: PLPL) could soon receive another injection of money from the South African government, and this time it's in the form of a South African Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) grant of between $1.3 - $2.5 million MarketWire

LiveDeal, Inc. Shows Explosive Growth Into 35 US Cities Ahead of Retail Sales Expansion
LiveDeal (NASDAQ: LIVE) continues to be just what the restaurant industry ordered. Business owners find the company's unique real-time online/mobile deal engine to be a value added solution to driving customers to their doors when they most need them. So much so, that in 7 short months LiveDeal has gone from launching www.livedeal MarketWire

Vista Partners Publishes May 2014 Macroeconomic & Investment Newsletter
Vista Partners ("Vista") published its FREE Macroeconomic & Investment Monthly Newsletter for the month of May. Each monthly newsletter from Vista contains macroeconomic thoughts from Principal Analyst Ross Silver, investment considerations, monthly highlights of each covered company and other broad based commentary MarketWire

Google Advertising Seminar May 21, 2014 Hosted by McDougall Interactive; Google Experts Demonstrate Online Marketing Techniques
McDougall Interactive -- -- The North Shore's largest Internet marketing agency is hosting a free one-hour seminar featuring Google small business experts. MarketWire

Edwards Lifesciences to Webcast Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, will host its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 8, 2014 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT (1:00 pm ET) at its corporate headquarters in Irvine, California. MarketWire

Solarflare to Speak at 2014 FS-ISAC & BITS Annual Summit
Solarflare, the leader in application-intelligent 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) networking software and hardware, today announced Scott Schweitzer, Sales Manager of OEM & Federal and Southeast at Solarflare, will be speaking at the 2014 FS-ISAC & BITS Annual Summit in Amelia Island, FL MarketWire

TRC to Host Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results Conference Call on May 7
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Chris Vincze and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Bennet will host a conference call on Wednesday, May 7 at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss the financial results for the Company's fiscal third quarter ended March 28, 2014. MarketWire

Dako, an Agilent Technologies Company, Launches Two Ready-to-Use Antibodies for Cancer Diagnosis
GLOSTRUP, Denmark, May 2, 2014. Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and worldwide provider of cancer diagnostic solutions, today announced the addition of two new antibodies, Anti-CK 8/18 and Anti-TdT, to the Dako portfolio of high-quality reagents, instruments and software. GlobeNewswire

FBC Is Now a Current Filer With OTC Markets -- Prepares for Audit and Sales Expansion
FBC Holding, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FBCD) ("FBC" or the "Company") an international product development company, primarily focused on license/creation management and product sales/distribution through DRTV, announced that the Company has achieved "Current Filer" status with OTC Markets in the mist of preparing for a major sales expansion through significant license acquisitions. MarketWire

Integra Announces Changes to Board of Directors
PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - Integra™, a provider of fiber-based, carrier-grade networking, communications and technology solutions, announces the appointment of Jim Ousley to its board of directors MarketWire

American Eagle Energy Hosting First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - American Eagle Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: AMZG) ("American Eagle" or the "Company") plans to announce its first quarter 2014 financial and operational results on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 after the close of trading on the NYSE MKT. The Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m MarketWire

Pacific Energy Development Announces Production Rates of First Three Wells on Its Recently Acquired Wattenberg Asset
DANVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - May 02, 2014) - PEDEVCO Corp. d/b/a Pacific Energy Development (NYSE MKT: PED), an energy company engaged in the acquisition and development of strategic high-value energy projects in the U.S. and Asia, today announced the estimated initial production rates of the first three wells in which the Company has a 12 MarketWire

ENSERVCO Reiterates Recent Comments Regarding Form S-3 Filing
ENSERVCO Corporation (NYSE MKT: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today reiterated prior comments regarding the Form S-3 registration statement that was filed by the Company on April 16, 2014, and declared effective yesterday by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). MarketWire

Infusion Brands, Inc. and As Seen On TV, Inc. Complete Final Tranche of $10.2 Million Debt-Financing Transaction With Mallitz Investment Group, LLC
Infusion Brands, Inc., a leading consumer product brand marketing company, and As Seen On TV, Inc. (OTCQB: ASTV), a leading online marketer of As Seen on TV products ( and health and wellness provider (, today announced the completion of the final tranche of its $10.2 million debt-financing transaction with Mallitz Investment Group, LLC. MarketWire

Cary Lee Peterson Makes Intervention Statement at U.N. on Action Plan for Small Island Developing States
Editors note: There is one photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Randgold Resources Ld: Kibali Mine a Triumph for Partnership Philosophy
Randgold Resources Ld (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD) MarketWire

Randgold Resources: Kibali Mine a Triumph for Partnership Philosophy
Randgold Resources (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD) MarketWire

Jeff Ifrah of Ifrah Law Advises MLM Companies Caught Up in Federal Investigations
Last week's news about the Los Angeles-based nutritional supplements company Herbalife Ltd. made the headlines after the Financial Times reported that Herbalife was under an investigation. When faced with the news, Herbalife put out a statement denying any knowledge of such activities MarketWire

Masimo Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Its Incorporation With Major Initiatives to Improve Patient Safety
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI), the innovator of breakthrough patient monitoring technologies clinically shown to saves lives and the eyesight of newborns, and to help clinicians reduce unnecessary medical procedures and make better, faster decisions, today announced it will celebrate its Silver 25th Anniversary with major initiatives to improve patient safety. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc.'s Product Earns Seal of Approval by The National Parenting Center
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), a leading developer of state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced that the company's Beamz by Flo product line has earned the Spring 2014 Seal of Approval by The National Parenting Center, America's leading parent advocacy organization. MarketWire

Botanist and Product Formulator Pamela Clum First Addition to MediJane Holdings Advisory Board
MediJane Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: MJMD) ("MediJane" or "MJMD" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Pamela Clum has joined the newly formed Advisory Board of the Company. MarketWire

Union Equity Inc. Announces Possible New Business Ventures
Union Equity, Inc. (OTC Pink: UNQT) (PINKSHEETS: UNQT) and CEO JT Thornburg would like to announce at this time that some corrections were needed on current status filings. These corrections were rectified yesterday, May 1, 2014. Union Equity Inc. will file an updated attorney opinion letter today, May 2, 2014. This should bring current status to Union Equity Inc. MarketWire

Retailer Schnuck Markets Authorizes Test of Green Hygienics' Sensational(R) Bamboo Line for Distribution
Green Innovations Ltd. (OTCQB: GNIN) (OTCBB: GNIN) ("Green Innovations" or the "Company") and the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Hygienics, Inc MarketWire

ProSmoke Electronic Cigarettes Responds to New FDA Regulations on Electronic Cigarette Industry
ProSmoke, a #1-rated electronic cigarette company, has responded to the latest U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations for the electronic cigarette industry. MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies Launches New Corporate Website
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Stellar" or "the Company") (OTCQB: SBOTF) (TSX VENTURE: KLH) announced today the launch of its new corporate website at MarketWire

NW Natural Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE: NWN) MarketWire

USDM Life Sciences Will Be Presenting "Validation of CTMS With Agile Methodology" at BioClinica Global User Conference
USDM Life Sciences, a leading global regulatory consulting firm in the life sciences industry, is pleased to announce Diane Gleinser, Vice President of Operations will discuss validation of BioClinica OnPoint CTMS in an agile development environment at the BioClinica Global User Conference. Gleinser is scheduled to speak at 10:40am on Wednesday, May 7th. MarketWire

Exxon Mobil Sees Margins Edge Lower in First-Quarter 2014, Eyes Projects in Alaska, Texas, an Industrial Info News Alert

PFSweb Sets First Quarter Conference Call for Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. ET
PFSweb, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFSW), an international provider of end-to-end eCommerce solutions, will hold a conference call on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. The financial results will be reported in a press release prior to the market open on the same day as the conference call. MarketWire

Liberty Tax Service Increases U.S. Customers Served by 6.3% Through April 18th
JTH Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX), parent company of Liberty Tax Service, announced today that through April 18, the Company and its franchisees served approximately 6.3% more U.S. customers than it did during the same period in the 2013 tax season. Liberty Tax Service offices prepared 1.82 million U.S. tax returns this tax season, an increase of 4.5% versus the prior year MarketWire

Coates International, Ltd. President and Chairman of the Board Purchases 39,000,000 Company Shares for $1,000,000 on April 30th, 2014
Coates International, Ltd. ("the Company") (OTCQB: COTE) MarketWire

Peoplesway.Com, Inc., Provides Current Information to OTC Pinksheets Listing
Peoplesway.Com, Inc. (OTC Pink: PLWY) (PINKSHEETS: PLWY) has provided current and historical financial information to OTC Pinksheets, in order to achieve "Current Information" status on the OTC listing service. MarketWire

Orange County Plastic Surgeon on New Micro-Needling Technique for Hair Restoration and Skin Renewal
Semira Bayati, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Orange County, says the Eclipse MicroPen™ is the latest in skin care technology. The Eclipse MicroPen™, a dermal micro-needling device, is designed to reduce signs of fine lines, wrinkles, and acne scars for an improved look and texture to the skin MarketWire

Flamel Technologies to Report First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2014 Results
Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) will release financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 on Monday, May 12, 2014, before the market open. A conference call to discuss these results has been scheduled for Monday, May 12th at 10:00 a.m. ET. A question and answer period will follow management's prepared remarks. MarketWire

SEMPO Atlanta Announces Nebo's Jenn Vickery as New President
SEMPO Atlanta, one of the largest and most respected search marketing organizations in the industry, has named Jenn Vickery as President of the local chapter. Vickery has served as a SEMPO board member over the last year and is also the Director of Paid Media at Nebo, an award-winning digital marketing agency based out of Atlanta. MarketWire

Altice SA : Notice to Shareholders
ALTICE S.A., Société anonymeRegistered Office: 3, boulevard RoyalL-2449 LuxembourgR.C.S. Luxembourg: B.183.391(the "Company") GlobeNewswire

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Altice announces date of Q1-14 Financial Results
Altice announces date of Q1-14 Financial Results GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (25 - 30 April 2014)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 201,426 of its own shares in the period from 25 April 2014 up to and including 30 April 2014 at an average price of €51.49. This is in accordance with the resumed repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 27 February 2014. The consideration of this repurchase was €10.4 million. GlobeNewswire

The Strong Woman Behind Matt Argall's Achievements Revealed
Behind every successful man there is a strong woman -- a truth that applies across the spectrum of professions, from politicians to soldiers, to athletes, to businessmen MarketWire

Kalmar's zero emission RTGs set to provide additional capacity at leading Turkish port

Convocation to the Ordinary General Meeting Tessenderlo Chemie NV
Communication to the shareholders, warrant holders and holders of bonds of Tessenderlo Chemie NV GlobeNewswire

Conveyance of Valmet Corporation shares according to the share-based incentive program
Valmet Corporation's stock exchange release on May 2, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. EET GlobeNewswire

Thirty-Nine Companies Named Finalists in American Metal Market's Fifth Annual Awards for Steel Excellence
Thirty-nine businesses engaged in 48 distinct arenas in and along the global steel supply chain have been named finalists in American Metal Market's fifth annual Awards for Steel Excellence. MarketWire

Yara moves to new Headquarters
Oslo (2014-05-02): Yara International AS and Yara Norway moves into its new Headquarters on 5 May 2014.Phone landlines will be down at the Oslo offices from 12:00 until 20:00 on 2 May. For Yara Porsgrunn and Yara Glomfjord, landlines will be down from 16:00 until 20:00 also on 2 May. Mobile phones are not affected GlobeNewswire

BW Offshore: Signed contract for the Catcher FPSO
BW Offshore has signed the contract with Premier Oil for a FPSO to operate on the Catcher oil field in the UK North Sea. GlobeNewswire

Steve Tsingas Attends Zac Posen's Fashion Show at SHUZZ Charity Event
An airport runway turned into a fashion runway when Zac Posen introduced his new Fall 2014 line to an expectant audience at Signature Flight Support in Boca Raton, Florida last month MarketWire

First-quarter results 2014 USG People N.V.
Sharp improvement in profitability driven by higher revenue and lower costs GlobeNewswire

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