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The Leading Residential VoIP Providers of 2014, Ranked by
As technology continues to advance in today's society, telephone providers have discovered the most efficient and cost-saving ways to have quality telecommunication services. Residential VoIP, or voice over internet protocol, uses the internet to transmit phone signals instead of using landlines like traditional analog phones MarketWire

Medifirst Solutions, Inc. Announces Update to Shareholders
MEDIFIRST SOLUTIONS, INC. (OTCQB: MFST) would like to take this opportunity to update shareholders and discuss recent company business developments. Commented CEO, Bruce J. Schoengood, "Medifirst Solutions has previously announced it had completed a business development agreement and we now are pleased to follow up with additional details MarketWire

BMO Capital Markets to Host Its Inaugural London Energy Summit
Today, BMO Capital Markets will host its inaugural Energy Summit in London. The Summit will bring together Oil & Gas companies and investors from Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to discuss and debate key issues facing the industry today. MarketWire

Technomedia Appoints Daniel Desgagne as Senior Vice President, Global Sales
Technomedia, a leading provider of Talent Management Solutions, today announced that Daniel Desgagné has joined the company as senior vice president, Global Sales. In this role, he will be instrumental in growing Technomedia's market share in existing and new markets with a view on the company's overall operational excellence. MarketWire

Xirrus Selects Westcon Group to Distribute High-Performance Wireless Networks to European Market
Xirrus, the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks, today announced a distribution agreement with Westcon Group, a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data center, and security solutions. MarketWire

Victory Energy to Host First Quarter 2014 Earnings and Operational Update Call
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Victory Energy Corporation, (OTCQB: VYEY ) ("Victory" or "the Company") a rapidly growing Permian basin focused oil and gas company, announced today that management will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its first quarter 2014 financial results and provide an update on its operations. MarketWire

MOD Pizza Announces Significant Funding and Expansion Into Three New Markets
SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - MOD Pizza announced today that it has successfully raised over $15 million from private investors to support an accelerated expansion of the brand MarketWire

Pingify Comments on Recent Press Release by CFO

Deloitte Is Platinum Sponsor of Anaplan Hub 2014
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Anaplan today announced that Deloitte is the Platinum Sponsor of Hub 2014, Anaplan's user conference taking place May 12-14 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco, Calif. MarketWire

Russell Breweries Inc. Announces Completion of Portion of Non-Brokered Private Placement
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Comm-Works Introduces a New Online Experience for Their Customers
MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Comm-Works a leading global IT Integrator is pleased to announce the launching of their new corporate website at: The unique, all-encompassing, and complex services Comm-Works has to offer is now finally being accurately depicted in an elegant and simple manner MarketWire

Pingify Signs LOI With 80 Elements Entertainment
EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Pingify International Inc. is an Edmonton, Alberta-based startup in the classified space. Pingify's patented technology enables users to receive information about classified listings directly on the mobile device via "Pings". (OTCQB: PGFY) MarketWire

Emerging Markets Communications to Speak at Global VSAT Forum's Oil & Gas Event in Aberdeen
ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Global VSAT and terrestrial communications solutions provider Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) will be showcasing service and technology capabilities at the 2014 Oil & Gas Communications Europe: Big Oil, Big Data Conference presented by Global VSAT Forum (GVF). MarketWire

Trillium CNG on Target to Build 101 Class 8 Accessible Public CNG Stations by 2016
Trillium CNG, a business unit of Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: TEG), announced today that it is on schedule in executing its growth strategy announced last June and intends to provide 101 public access Class 8 accessible CNG stations by year-end 2016 MarketWire

Excel Trust, L.P. Prices $250 Million Offering of 4.625% Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2024
Excel Trust, Inc. (NYSE: EXL) today announced that its operating partnership, Excel Trust, L.P., priced an underwritten public offering of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 4.625% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2024 (the "Notes"). The Notes were priced at 99.477% of the principal amount to yield 4.691% to maturity MarketWire

Melanoma Diagnostic Developer, MELA Sciences, Hosts Q1 Conference Call Tuesday, May 13th at 4:30 pm ET
MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), developer of the MelaFind® system, an optical diagnostic device approved for use in the U.S. and the European Union to assist dermatologists in melanoma diagnosis, will release its first quarter 2014 financial results and provide an update on its activities on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, after the market's close MarketWire

Kinross Reports 2014 First-Quarter Results
Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX: K)(NYSE: KGC) today announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Nevada Commission on Tourism Launches Spring/Summer Marketing Campaign
The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) recently revealed its spring/summer integrated marketing campaign, which continues to bring the state's diverse offerings to life through various multi-media platforms. This includes exciting new website enhancements, updated digital and television advertising and a robust visiting journalist program MarketWire

ACWA Honors Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority With 2014 Clair A. Hill Water Agency Award
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented the prestigious Clair A. Hill Water Agency Award to the Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority for its fish passage improvement project at the Red Bluff Diversion Dam. MarketWire

Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation to Host 'Virtual' Gala
The Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation ( will kick off a $4 million dollar fundraising campaign at the 14th Annual Partners for Life 'Virtual' Gala on Sunday, June 22nd at 7:00 p.m. The online gala will honor the life and legacy of Arlene Feinberg, matriarch of the organization, who passed away in January. MarketWire

NuVasive(R) Management to Participate in Investor Events in May and June 2014
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that management will participate in the following investor events in May and June 2014: MarketWire

Zepol Publishes Its '2013 Port Report'
Zepol Corporation (, the leading trade intelligence company, announced the publication of its extremely popular U.S. Port Report for 2013. The annual report provides detailed import information for the top 20 U.S. ports and compares trends from the previous year. Learn about the millions of shipments these gigantic infrastructures handled in 2013. MarketWire

Northwest Pipe Reports First Quarter 2014 Results and Announces Conference Call
Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. The Company will broadcast its first quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 8:00 am PDT. MarketWire

Austin Cancer Centers Opens New Chemotherapy Clinic in Central Austin
Austin Cancer Centers, Austin's largest physician-led oncology practice, has opened a new chemotherapy clinic. The clinic is located inside Austin Cancer Centers' Breast and Oncology Clinic in Central Austin at Park St. David's. MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City Invites Travelers to Roll in Style During Memorial Day Weekend
Of all the traditions that are uniquely American, none is as formidable -- or as audible -- as the motorcycle brigade. It is no wonder then that Rolling Thunder, an annual demonstration of patriotism and remembrance for lost soldiers, occurs on Memorial Day weekend MarketWire

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua Enhances "Family Adventure Summer Series" With $1,000 Hotel Credit
Last year, one of the nation's premier family resorts, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, unveiled its "Family Adventure Summer Series" dedicated to creating memorable, authentic Hawaiian experiences for families and resort guests of all ages. The Family Adventure Summer Series was a great success and is being reintroduced for Summer 2014 along with the added benefit of a hotel credit MarketWire

Powertech: ASLB Issues a Temporary Stay
Powertech Uranium Corp. (TSX: PWE) (FRANKFURT: PSA) ("Powertech" or the "Company") announces that on April 30th, 2014, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Atomic Safety and Licensing Board ("ASLB") issued a temporary stay on the license granted to Powertech earlier in the month by the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission ("NRC") MarketWire

Tesla Releases First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) today released its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, by posting the current Shareholder Letter on its website. Please visit the investor relations section of the Tesla website at to view the letter. MarketWire

Goa Hotel Hosts Green Walkathon
The Green Walkathon organized by the Goa Marriott Resort & Spa on 26th April 2014 was an exciting event! Planned as a part of their Environmental Awareness Month celebrations during the month of April, the North Goa hotel's aim was to raise awareness towards green causes and involve the community in this endeavor. MarketWire

Probaris Announces Multi-Credential Identity Registration Authority
Probaris has announced a new release of its leading identity management system (IDMS) software. Probaris ID® serves as a registration authority for commercial entities and government agencies that issue and manage digital identities. The latest software release, Probaris ID 4.2, includes features to fully enable the management of multiple credentials types within the system MarketWire

Essex Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS) announced today its first quarter 2014 earnings results and related business activities. MarketWire

Mattersight and HireVue Form Partnership to Help Organizations Make Smarter Hiring Decisions Based on Personality, Communication Styles, and Key Behaviors
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, and HireVue, the leading talent interaction and digital interviewing provider, today announced a strategic partnership that provides an additional level of visibility into candidate behaviors based on interview interactions, improving recruiting quality and speed while mitigating risk. MarketWire

Mattersight Recognized by CIO Review as a Most Promising Big Data Company
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, has been recognized by CIO Review as one of the "100 Most Promising Big Data Companies" of 2014. This honor is in recognition of Mattersight's ability to help enterprises optimize customer-employee interactions, enhance business performance, and improve customer satisfaction. MarketWire

Additional U.S. Patent Highlights Mattersight's Unique Predictive Behavioral Routing Capabilities
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, today announced its receipt of a newly issued patent related to analytic-based routing. On May 6, 2014, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued to Mattersight U.S MarketWire

Infinity Sales Group Deploys Mattersight's Predictive Behavioral Routing and Behavioral Analytics Solutions
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, today announced Infinity Sales Group is deploying Mattersight® Predictive Behavioral Routing, following a successful pilot, and has also engaged the company to deploy Mattersight® Behavioral Analytics. MarketWire

PULLMAN Announces New York Office and Its Division Manager
PULLMAN, a Structural Group company, announced today that it has opened a new office in New York, NY. The office is conveniently located only a few blocks from Penn Station, at 134 West 29th Street. The New York location will allow PULLMAN to better serve existing and future clients in the greater New York region MarketWire

Hansen Medical Reports Recent Business Highlights and First Quarter 2014 Results
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in intravascular robotics, today reported recent business highlights and financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

BERNINA of America Presented a BERNINA 560 to Three Emerging Fashion Designers at Austin Fashion Week
BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, presented three emerging fashion designers from Texas with a BERNINA 560 (B 560) sewing machine during Austin Fashion Week. Lindsey Creel of M.E. Shirley, Mallory Curlee of CurleeBikini and Adrienne Yunger received the B 560 during the Austin Fashion Week Awards event, Saturday, May 3. MarketWire

Overland Storage to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 Financial Results on May 15, 2014
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), a trusted global provider of unified data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter ended March 31, 2014 on Thursday, May 15, 2014 following the close of the market. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Randgold Resources Limited: Scrip dividend scheme announcement
Randgold Resources Limited (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD) MarketWire

The Best VoIP Fax Providers for 2014, According to
Although faxing seems like it might be a technology that is outdated, it still is relevant in business to business interactions. However, the traditional ways of faxing are just too slow to keep up with today's technological world. Luckily there are VoIP fax providers that have made the process much more simple and fast. VoIP fax providers allow for most faxing to be done via the web or email MarketWire

Adaptive Insights Announces Ron Codd, Former CFO of PeopleSoft and Board Member of Many Successful Public Companies, as New Investor and Senior Advisor
Adaptive Insights, the worldwide leader in cloud-based business and financial analytics solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, today announced that Ron Codd, former CFO of PeopleSoft, has joined the company as a new investor and Senior Advisor. MarketWire

Burnham Benefits Acquires Larger Office Space in Downtown Los Angeles
Burnham Benefits Insurance Services Inc., one of California's most successful employee benefits brokerage firms, has outgrown its current Los Angeles office space -- originally opened in 2010 -- and is upgrading to a larger location in downtown LA MarketWire

ACWA Presents Leadership Award to Paul Jones
The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) presented its 2014 Excellence in Water Leadership Award today to Paul Jones, general manager of Eastern Municipal Water District. MarketWire

OPPO Releases HA-1 Headphone Amplifier
Shortly after the successful launch of its PM-1 planar magnetic headphones, OPPO Digital ( released another member of its family of personal audio products today -- the HA-1 headphone amplifier. MarketWire

Rangold Resources: Scrip Dividend Scheme Announcement
Rangold Resources (NASDAQ: GOLD) (LSE: RRS) - The Company announces that under the Scrip Dividend Scheme originally announced by the Company on 3 February 2014, valid elections have been received from shareholders in respect of 5,987,143 shares representing approximately 6.47 per cent of the shares available under the scrip dividend in respect of the 2013 dividend. MarketWire

GoldCoast Skateboards Scores Alongside USA for the 2014 World Cup
GoldCoast Skateboards is proud to release the Goal Series with the United States of America (USA) in time for the 2014 World Cup. As an estimated 715 million people tune into the World Cup, GoldCoast Skateboards has brought together football and skateboards to unify the message that both football and skateboarding truly unite the world. MarketWire

Thermon Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal 2014 Earnings - May 29, 2014
Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: THR) ("Thermon") will issue a press release reporting its fourth quarter and full fiscal consolidated financial results before the market opens on Thursday, May 29, 2014 MarketWire

Prospective B-School Students Plan to Apply to More Schools This Year, According to Survey by Stacy Blackman Consulting
More than twenty five percent of business school applicants are planning to apply to five schools this year, up from 22.86% that planned to apply to five schools last year, according to a new survey by Stacy Blackman Consulting (SBC), a leading B-school admissions consulting firm. At the same time, 10.57% plan to apply to six schools, up from 9.8% last year, the survey found. MarketWire

Shareholders Approve All Resolutions on the Agenda of Tenaris's Annual General Meeting
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BMV: TS) (MILAN: TEN) announced that its annual general meeting of shareholders approved today all resolutions on its agenda. MarketWire

Attitude Drinks Once Again Enjoying Success in Boston
Attitude Drinks (OTC Pink: ATTD) (PINKSHEETS: ATTD) today announced the start of our fourth year selling Phase III® Recovery through the Blue Coast distribution system in the Greater Boston area. Recently, Tedeschi Food Shops continued authorization of Phase III® Recovery in their 2014 beverage sets for all of their stores with multiple facings and optimal locations in their coolers MarketWire

CCA Announces 2014 First Quarter Financial Results
CCA (NYSE: CXW) (the "Company" or "Corrections Corporation of America"), America's largest owner of partnership correctional and detention facilities, announced today its financial results for the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire

Stewardship Financial Corporation Announces First Quarter of 2014 Earnings
Stewardship Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: SSFN), parent of Atlantic Stewardship Bank, announced net income for the three months ended March 31, 2014 of $506,000 as compared to net income of $822,000 for the three months ended March 31, 2013. After dividends on preferred stock, the net income available to the common stockholders was $335,000, or $0 MarketWire

FDA Approves Xolair for Treatment of Chronic Hives
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) now approves the use of Omalizumab, commercially known as "Xolair," for the treatment of chronic hives (idiopathic urticaria). Used for years to treat allergic asthma, the drug has been tested for the treatment of chronic hives with overwhelmingly positive results MarketWire

Mattersight Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR), a leading provider of enterprise analytics, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Zumiez Inc. Reports April 2014 Sales Results
Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUMZ), a leading specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 3, 2014 increased 17.6% to $50.6 million, compared to $43.0 million for the four-week period ended May 4, 2013. The Company's comparable store sales increased 8 MarketWire

ScienceLogic Boosts Operations in Asia
ScienceLogic, the provider of next generation IT monitoring software, today announced the opening of a new office in Singapore that will cover the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The expansion follows the opening of the Sydney, Australia office last year, which covers the Asia-Pacific region MarketWire

Fortegra Financial to Report First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF) today announced plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2014 on Monday, May 12, 2014 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

Insulet Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Spark Networks Sends Investor Letter Highlighting Significant Progress on Plan to Continue to Deliver Value to Stockholders
Spark Networks, Inc MarketWire

New Phase at William Lyon Homes' Oak Crest Offers Large Lots
Great value always tops homebuyers' "want" list and is one of the main reasons Oak Crest in the rolling hills of Hidden Glen has become a must-see address. A new phase was recently released at this popular Antioch neighborhood featuring spacious family homes, plus the benefit of no Mello Roos and no HOA fees* MarketWire

El Sol's Featured Home Offers Great Value and Top Upgrades at Palmilla in Brentwood
El Sol's spectacular Featured Home of the month offers an amazing value with more than $9,600 in upgrades. The Residence 1B, Lot 68 is a perfect opportunity to experience this brand new Brentwood neighborhood. Offering 1,356 square feet of two-story living space, Residence 1B, Lot 68 offers 3 bedrooms, 2 MarketWire

William Lyon Equity Program Now Available at Vineyard at Vista Del Mar
The incredible home buying opportunity offered by William Lyon Homes' Vineyard at Vista Del Mar in Pittsburg just got even more valuable. For a limited time, contingent buyers can make the most of their existing home equity and move up to a brand new home at Vineyard MarketWire

CliQr to Present Cloud Migration and Management at OpenStack Summit 2014
CliQr Technologies, the leader in cloud migration and full application lifecycle management, today announced that Pete Johnson, senior director of product marketing, will be speaking on a panel titled "Developer Partner Solutions: New OpenStack Tools and Solutions" on the opening day of the OpenStack Summit in Atlanta, Georgia MarketWire

Quantum Corporation Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
Quantum Corporation (NYSE: QTM) MarketWire

Issuer Direct Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Issuer Direct Corporation (NYSE MKT: ISDR), a market leader and innovator of disclosure management solutions and cloud-based compliance technologies, today reported its operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. The results for the first quarter of 2014 included revenue and operating results from PrecisionIR, which was acquired by Issuer Direct on August 22, 2013 MarketWire

New DC-DC Converter Modules from Artesyn Embedded Technologies Target Wireless Power Amplifiers
Artesyn Embedded Technologies, formerly Emerson Network Power's Embedded Computing & Power business, today announced two new families of high performance isolated dc-dc converters for radio-frequency (RF) power amplifiers, used in micro and macro cell, NodeB/eNodeB, and remote radio head (RRH) applications. MarketWire

Komax Holding AG: Information on the Ordinary Annual General Meeting 2014
Komax Holding AG /Komax Holding AG: Information on the Ordinary Annual General Meeting 2014. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Odfjell SE : Minutes Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting of Odfjell SE was held 7 May 2014. All items according to the agenda dated 11 April 2014 were approved. GlobeNewswire

Hubbell To Appear At The Oppenheimer 9th Annual Industrials Conference
SHELTON, CT.(May 7, 2014) -- Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE:  HUBA, HUBB) today announced that William R. Sperry, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation at The Oppenheimer 9th Annual Industrials Conference.The Hubbell presentation will be webcast and is scheduled to begin at 10:55 AM ET on Wednesday, May 14, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Norsk Hydro: Annual General Meeting approves dividend of NOK 0.75 per share
The Annual General Meeting of Norsk Hydro ASA today adopted all the items as proposed on the agenda, including the proposal to distribute a dividend of NOK 0.75 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 19, 2014 to ordinary shareholders listed in the Norwegian Central Securities Depository as of May 12. The share will be traded ex-dividend from May 8. GlobeNewswire

Publication of prospectus relating to Nordic Mines rights issue
Not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States, Australia, HongKong, Japan, Canada , New Zealand, Singapore or South Africa or in any other jurisdiction where the distribution of this press release would be unlawful GlobeNewswire

DSM announces results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
Royal DSM today held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders. GlobeNewswire

Final dividend Royal DSM
The DSM Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 7 May 2014 passed a resolution to declare a dividend for 2013 of €1.65 per ordinary share of €1.50 par value. An interim dividend of €0.50 per ordinary share having been paid on 29 August 2013, the final dividend for 2013 will amount to €1.15 per ordinary share GlobeNewswire

rVue to Announce First Quarter 2014 Financial Results on May 13, 2014
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - rVue Holdings, Inc., (OTCBB: RVUE), the premier advertising technology platform for digital place-based media, announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, on May 13, 2014 after the close of the market. Management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 4:30 p.m. ET that day. MarketWire

Konica Minolta Launches Business Innovation Center in North America
RAMSEY, NJ--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) -  Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announces that parent company Konica Minolta, Inc. has opened its first Business Innovation Center (BIC) in North America. Located in Foster City, Calif MarketWire

Innovative Product Opportunities, Inc. Welcomes New President
Innovative Product Opportunities, Inc., a product development firm (OTC Pink: IPRU) (PINKSHEETS: IPRU), has appointed Nadav Elituv as president. Mr Elituv will guide us through our next stage of development as we establish our company as a leader in the specialized stage, lighting, event and exhibition industries. MarketWire

Uniquify Demonstrates Fastest DDR4 Memory Performance in Silicon for TSMC's 28HPM Process Technology
Uniquify, a leading high-performance semiconductor intellectual property (IP) and system-on-chip (SoC) design, integration and manufacturing services supplier, announced today it has achieved the industry's fastest DDR4 performance in silicon of 2800 megabits per second (Mbps). MarketWire

Gridstore Showcases the Only Storage Purpose-Built for Hyper-V at Microsoft Teched
Gridstore™, a leader in software-defined storage (SDS) optimized for Windows Servers and Hyper-V today announced that they will be showcasing their innovative Gridstore 3 in booth 734 at the upcoming Microsoft TechEd in Houston Texas, May 12-15 at the George R. Johnson Convention Center. MarketWire

American Power Group Corporation Second Quarter Results Conference Call Alert
American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) today announced it will host a conference call on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:30 AM Eastern in which we will discuss the results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. To participate, please call 1-888-481-2844 and ask for the American Power Group call using pass code 2156307. MarketWire

Toshiba's Call Manager Mobile Wins a 2014 CRM Excellence Award From CUSTOMER Magazine
Toshiba America Information Systems Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division (Toshiba -- today announced that its Call Manager™ Mobile has been named a CUSTOMER 2014 CRM Excellence Award winner by TMC, a global, integrated media company. The 2014 CRM Excellence Award winners can be found online and in the May 2014 issue of CUSTOMER magazine. MarketWire

Makers of Orajel(TM) Invite Parents to Share Their Child's Smiling Milestone
As the protector of children's smiles, no one knows the importance of early oral health more than Orajel™ -- the No. 1 teething brand recommended by pediatricians. The Orajel™ complete product line helps children through the teething, training and early brushing stages MarketWire

Make Mother's Day Special With a Little Help From the happy egg co.
Mother's Day is a time to celebrate and thank the special women in our lives. This Mother's Day, the hens at the happy egg co. have some egg-cellent tips to help you treat the "Mother Hen" in your life. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Honored With Prestigious 2014 Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards
William Lyon Homes has continually proven itself to be one of the nation's favorite homebuilders, with an array of neighborhoods that deliver the dream of homeownership throughout the western United States MarketWire

Ireland-Based Businesses Find High-Growth Market Opportunities in Texas and Neighboring States
This week, executives from two dozen Irish companies converged in Texas -- many to attend the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. The annual event focuses on new trends and technologies in drilling, exploration, production and environmental protection MarketWire

Link Staffing Services Wins Inavero's 2014 Best of Staffing(R) Client and Talent Awards
Link Staffing Services has been named as Inavero's 2014 Best of Staffing® Client and 2014 Best of Staffing® Talent List award winners MarketWire

Hearsay Social Cited as a Leader in Social Risk and Compliance Solutions by Independent Research Firm
Hearsay Social, provider of the leading social business platform for the financial services industry, today announced that Forrester Research, an independent technology and market research company, has recognized Hearsay Social as a leader in social risk and compliance solutions, according to a May 2014 report, "The Forrester Wave™: Social Risk and Compliance Solutions, Q2 2014 MarketWire

The Truth About Gluten
(Family Features) Celebrities, athletes, talk show hosts and nearly 30 percent of people say they are turning to gluten-free diets to solve health issues from "foggy mind" to bloating and obesity. MarketWire

Neste Oil Corporation: Share Repurchase 7.5.2014
Neste Oil Corporation Announcement           7.5.2014 GlobeNewswire

Schweiter Technologies: Annual General Meeting 2014 - Shareholders approve all proposals put forward by the Board of Directors
Schweiter Technologies /Schweiter Technologies: Annual General Meeting 2014 - Shareholders approve all proposals put forward by the Board of Directors . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Pingify Updates Shareholders
EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - PINGIFY INTERNATIONAL INC. ("Pingify" or the "Company") (OTCQB: PGFY) a Nevada corporation has recently been made aware of a press release issued by what appears to be our CFO, Mr. Vlad Milutin. In the press release Mr. Milutin submits his resignation MarketWire

YMCA Names US Olympic Hall of Fame Swimmer Rowdy Gaines Vice President of Aquatics
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - The YMCA of Central Florida announces that Rowdy Gaines, three-time Olympic gold medalist and member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame, will be joining the YMCA of Central Florida as Vice President of Aquatics. MarketWire

Dr. George Kraft Named Recipient of the 4th Annual Kessler Foundation DeLisa Award
George H. Kraft, MD, MS, has been named the recipient of the 4th Annual Kessler Foundation's Joel A. DeLisa, MD Award for Excellence in Research and Education in the Field of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R), which includes a $50,000 unrestricted grant for his research activities. Dr. Kraft will be honored at Kessler Foundation's Board of Trustees dinner on May 8th. MarketWire

Vast Majority of CEO Turnovers at World's Largest Companies Are Planned and Vast Majority of New CEOs Are Promoted From Within, According to New Strategy& Study
The vast majority -- 70% -- of CEO turnovers at the world's largest 2,500 public companies in 2013 were planned events, as opposed to forced turnovers or the result of mergers, and 76% of incoming CEOs were "insiders" who were promoted from within the company, according to the newly released 14th annual Chief Executive Study from Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company). MarketWire

/ KILL - Battelle
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Battelle Wins $21.5 Million Military Training and Exercise Support Contract," issued Monday, May 5, by Battelle. The release was issued in error. MarketWire

Teens Showcase Importance of Financial Literacy and Earn More Than $70,000 From H&R Block
Highlighting the importance of financial literacy in a showcase of educational prowess, teams of high school students nationwide competed for more than $70,000 in college scholarships and cash prizes during the inaugural H&R Block Dollars & Sense Financial Literacy Promotion Project MarketWire

MMM Adds FHA Practice Co-Chair
Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP is strengthening its rapidly-growing Washington, D.C. office with the addition of James R. Peck as a partner in the firm's Commercial Finance and Real Estate Finance practices. He will co-chair the firm's FHA practice. MarketWire

Washington Technology Industry Association Reveals First Look Forum Finalists
Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA), the not-for-profit trade association that serves the networking, workforce development, and growth capital interests of technology companies in Washington state, today announced the top 15 never-seen-before, early-stage, growth-oriented startup companies selected to present at this year's Spring First Look Forum™ MarketWire

Corio NV : Corio's first quarter 2014 update
Business update for the period 1 January - 31 March 2014 GlobeNewswire

Summer Is Heating Up: Just Escape to South Seas Island Resort
CAPTIVA ISLAND, FL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - For decades, generations of families have made South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island the vacation destination of choice in which to share treasured moments and make lasting memories MarketWire

Progress Watch Announces Change of Control and Management
Progress Watch Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PROW) today announced a change in control and management with current President Hans Handl leaving the Company. The three controlling stockholders of the Company have signed an agreement for the sale of their shares to Jackson L. Morris. Concurrent with the signing, Mr MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Honored With 2013 TTI Global Operations Excellence Award
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company has received the TTI Global Operations Excellence Award. This award represents the highest recognition possible for a supplier's global performance with TTI, Inc. Vishay is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components MarketWire

TMP Worldwide to Explore the Use of Social Media in Winning the War for Talent in Upcoming Webinar
WHO: Ben Thompson, vice president of Digital Strategy for TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC WHAT: Will present the complimentary webinar "Social Recruiting: How to Win the War for Talent through Branding, Engagement and Activation." WHEN: Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. EDT (1:00 p.m. CDT / 12:00 p.m. MDT / 11:00 a.m MarketWire

Marina Del Rey Hospital Creates Minimally Invasive Surgery Institute for Women's Health
Marina Del Rey Hospital, a 145-bed acute care surgical hospital in the Greater Los Angeles area, is creating the Minimally Invasive Surgery Institute (MISI) to offer women in the Los Angeles area the most innovative, least invasive options for hysterectomies and other procedures MarketWire

New .CLUB Domain Extension Launches Today
While,, and many more brands have had a jump start on buying their new .CLUB web addresses, now anyone can buy and start their own .CLUB as "" web addresses become available for immediate registration today, as announced by .CLUB Domains, LLC, the company formed to own and operate the new ".CLUB" domain extension. MarketWire

Summer Fashion Spotlight Shines on T-Shirt Company's High Tech Solution
The Thompson Tee™ -- a specialized undershirt developed by the William Thompson Co., LLC, to protect shirts from sweat marks -- will help consumers stay cool and beat the heat this summer. For many, warm weather used to mean being embarrassed by excessive sweat showing through and staining clothing. That was, until the Thompson Tee hit the market MarketWire

SNS FiRe Conference Names Everyone Counts a 2014 FiReStarter Company
Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that Everyone Counts has been selected as a 2014 FiReStarter company to be featured at the 12th annual Future in Review (FiRe) conference MarketWire

Napa Valley Plastic Surgeon Discusses the Differences Between Breast Implant Types
At the Aesthetic Surgery Center of Napa Valley, board-certified plastic surgeon John Zimmermann, MD enters breast augmentation consultations with the goal of determining the best course of action for each individual patient. Because no two women's bodies are exactly the same, Dr MarketWire

OSA International, Inc. Migrates to Clear-Com HelixNet(R) Partyline(TM) to Enhance Event Communications
OSA International, Inc., one of the industry's leading audio visual solutions provider for live events and entertainment, announces its transition over the past year from the standard analog partyline to the Clear-Com® HelixNet™ Partyline, the industry's first digital network-based partyline intercom system to enhance onsite event communications. MarketWire

Instacart Launches Seattle's First One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service
Instacart (, the only service that can deliver groceries from multiple local stores within an hour, announced today that it has launched Seattle's first on-demand grocery delivery service. Beginning today, customers can order virtually any items carried in their neighborhood QFC and Costco stores and have them delivered in as little as one hour MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Successfully Prices a New Ten Year €400 Million Eurobond
May 7, 2014 - Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information services, announced today that it has successfully launched and priced a new ten year €400 million Eurobond. The bonds have been priced at an issue price of 99.164 per cent and will carry an annual coupon of 2.500 per cent. Settlement date has been set at May 12, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Back to the Streets: Live Music Every Thursday Night at 16 Mix Cocktail Lounge Patio at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Beginning on May 8th, guests at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel's 16Mix Cocktail Lounge will enjoy live music on the patio from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. every Thursday night through the summer-early fall season. Music provided by the group "The Feels" is sponsored by Stoli Vodka, O'Dell's Brewery & Great Divide Brewery MarketWire

The DDC Group Expands North American Headquarters in Atlanta
Pioneer in global business process outsourcing (BPO), The DDC Group (, will expand its North American headquarters ( in Atlanta, with a 41 percent staff increase by October 2014. MarketWire

Sonitrol Elects New National Dealers Association President and Officers
FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Sonitrol Corporation (Sonitrol), the leading provider of verified electronic security for homes, schools and businesses, recently announced its dealers' association's newly elected officers at the Sonitrol National Dealers Association (SNDA) Annual Convention and Awards Banquet in Fort Worth, TX MarketWire

Affinity Gold Corp. Announces Strategic Partnership With Alicanto Mining Corp.
Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Pink: AFYG) (PINKSHEETS: AFYG) ("Affinity" or "the Company") is pleased to announce it has formed a strategic partnership with private Canadian junior Alicanto Mining Corp. ("Alicanto"), based out of Toronto, Ontario. Alicanto is led by Ricardo Valls, P.Geo., and chaired by Raziel Zisman who also sits on Affinity's Strategic Advisory Committee. MarketWire

Vapor Group, Inc., VPOR, Thanks and Responds to "TheStreet.Com"
BackgroundOn May 6, 2014, Vapor Group, Inc., (OTCQB: VPOR), (the "Company", "Vapor Group"), announced that Hanover Holdings I, LLC ("Hanover") had purchased over $1.2 million of its 8% Senior Convertible Notes ("Notes") due twelve months from date of issue MarketWire

XebiaLabs to Publish "The IT Manager's Guide to Continuous Delivery"
Turning good ideas into marketable software quickly is now a business imperative for every enterprise. Turning Continuous Delivery -- accelerating the software development and release process -- has been a top priority for CIOs based on recent surveys conducted with Fortune 1000 companies MarketWire

New NAR Guide Helps MLSs Highlight Green Homes and Features
Finding and selling green homes is about to get easier for buyers and sellers with the National Association of Realtors®' new Green MLS Implementation Guide, a comprehensive guide for helping multiple listing services promote the special features of a green home. MarketWire

Elemica Introduces New Supply Chain Process Control Tower
Elemica, the leading Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries, announces their new Business Process Control Tower application, the latest integral component within the company's next generation SmartLink suite of solutions MarketWire

BMO Financial Group Completes Acquisition of F&C Asset Management plc
Bank of Montreal (TSX: BMO)(NYSE: BMO) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of F&C Asset Management plc through its wholly owned subsidiary, BMO Global Asset Management (Europe) Limited. MarketWire

International Star Provides Van Deemen Update
International Star, Inc. (OTC Pink: ILST) (PINKSHEETS: ILST) provides project update. MarketWire

Vera Gibbons, Network Financial Journalist and Author, Signs With Top Agent Alan Morell, Creative Management Partners
Vera Gibbons, personal financial journalist whose reporting appears regularly on FOX NEWS and FOX BUSINESS NEWS, is pleased to announce her signing with Agent Alan Morell, Creative Management Partners. MarketWire

Vivakor Surprises Investors With Early Interest Distribution 1Q14
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Vivakor Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VIVK) announces that the Company issued its 2014 first quarter interest distribution ahead of schedule. A major milestone was reached this first calendar quarter of 2014 when the board voted on a cash interest distribution for the Preferred Series B shareholders MarketWire

Gold Coast to Launch Merchant Card Services via MJ-Merchant
Gold Coast Mining Corp. (OTC Pink: GDSM) (PINKSHEETS: GDSM) is set to launch another new product offering, MJ-Merchant. MarketWire

Cerora Takes the Lead in Facilitating Return-to-Learn Decisions About Concussion
Fresh from the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting (#AANAM) last week in Philadelphia, Cerora, Inc MarketWire

Adventure Activities in Lake Tahoe: 10 Best Ways to Explore the Great Outdoors Listed by
With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, a trip to Lake Tahoe is sure to delight everyone from horseback riders to white water rafters. There's no limit to the adventures awaiting those with a brave spirit and a willingness to venture off the beaten path! Today ( released a list of top ten ways to enjoy the outdoors this spring/summer 2014. MarketWire

New Programming Station for HEIDENHAIN Lathe Controls
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - HEIDENHAIN is excited to release the new programming station, the DataPilot MP 620 for MANUALplus 620 control and the DataPilot 640 for CNC PILOT 640 control. The DataPilot runs on the latest software of the respective lathe control MarketWire

GE Introduces New GE Zenith STS-3 and STS-1 Series Static Transfer Switches for Critical Infrastructure Applications
Though there are several ways to configure uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) for redundancy in data center applications, using static transfer switches between pairs of UPS systems offers data center operators an enhanced level of reliability MarketWire

Andrew Heitner Joins Fieldpoint Private as Managing Director and Senior Advisor
Fieldpoint Private today announced that Andrew Heitner has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Senior Advisor. Mr. Heitner's arrival from Neuberger Berman marks the tenth different firm to see one or more advisors depart for the fast-growing Greenwich CT-based wealth advisory and private banking firm. MarketWire

The Top Credit Cards for Average Credit, Ranked by
Today,, an authority on credit cards, announced the top credit cards for average credit. Consumers with average credit typically have a credit score ranging from 650-699. An average credit score puts them right on the fence when it comes to getting low interest rates and the best credit card offers MarketWire

Brinqa Recognized as Gartner Cool Vendor in Security Intelligence
Brinqa, a provider of an integrated risk analytics platform that helps enterprises extract knowledge from their data today announced that it has been named one of five "Cool Vendors in Security Intelligence" in a report by Gartner, Inc., the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. MarketWire

Rick's Fencing Announces Gorilla Decking: A Waterproof Deck Material
Rick's Custom Fencing & Decking, the Pacific Northwest's premier deck building materials, deck installation, and deck design company, is pleased to offer Gorilla Decking to customers interested in waterproof deck designs. MarketWire

MakerCon Panel: Tindie, Electric Imp and hiku to Present on "Minting the Hardware Revolution"
WHAT:"Minting the Hardware Revolution" panel presentationWe are in the midst of a hardware revolution. New crowdfunded and venture-backed products are launching every day, often with manufacturing or prototypes provided by startups such as Upverter, Shapeways, and other fabrication services MarketWire

Cisco Systems VP to Deliver Keynote "How Can the Internet of Everything Enable Connected Life" at CONNECTIONS(TM): The Premier Connected Home Conference
Parks Associates announced today that Joe Chow, VP/GM - Connected Devices, Cisco Systems, Inc., will deliver the keynote "How Can the Internet of Everything Enable Connected Life" at CONNECTIONS™ on May 14, 11:45 a.m. The three-day executive conference focuses on innovative technology and business solutions for the connected consumer. MarketWire

Facial Plastic Surgeon in Kansas City Highlights Cosmetic Ear Surgery for All Ages
Otoplasty, also known as ear surgery, is a cosmetic procedure intended to reduce the appearance of prominent ears while helping enhance overall facial harmony, says Kansas City facial plastic surgeon J. David Kriet, MD. At KU Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery -- the practice of Dr. Kriet and his fellow surgeon, Dr MarketWire

Upgraded Anturis IT Monitoring and Troubleshooting Solution Debuts With New Printer Monitoring Capability and Anturis Mobile Beta
Anturis, a vanguard IT company, today announced Anturis 1.5, a new version of its popular IT monitoring and troubleshooting solution that features a beta version of its new mobile application and printer monitoring capabilities. Anturis 1.5 delivers enterprise-grade IT infrastructure monitoring and troubleshooting in a simple, affordable and easy-to-setup and use cloud solution. MarketWire

DataXoom Announces Enterprise BYOD Program for Tablets Using AT&T's 4G LTE Network
DataXoom Corp. announced today that it has launched a new enterprise bring-your-own-device (BYOD) program allowing businesses to activate existing mobile data devices, including iPads, with DataXoom's mobile data services. MarketWire

REMINDER: TMP Worldwide Executive to Discuss Social Media and Recruiting Trends During SilkRoad User Conference
WHO:Todd Maycunich, vice president of Product Innovation for TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, a global, tech-enabled talent acquisition company WHAT:Will share his professional insight and social media expertise during a panel discussion on industry trends during the 5th Annual SilkRoad User Conference. WHEN:Tuesday, May 6 - Friday, May 9, 2014 MarketWire

Motorcycle Fatalities on the Rise, Helmet Use Down
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reminds motorists and motorcyclists alike during Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to "share the road" in order to help prevent motorcycle crashes, deaths and injuries on area roads. MarketWire

King & Spalding Recruits Finance Lawyer Zaid Al-Farisi to Its Saudi Practice
King & Spalding has recruited Zaid Al-Farisi, a finance lawyer with substantial experience in Saudi Arabia, as a partner in its Riyadh and Dubai offices. Working closely with King & Spalding partners Jawad Ali, Nabil Issa, Rizwan Kanji and Mike Rainey, Al-Farisi will help further develop the firm's Saudi finance practice and its finance practice throughout the Middle East region MarketWire

SilverCrest Mines (TSX:SVL) (NYSE-MKT:SVLC) Commences the Commissioning of New Processing Plant at Santa Elena Mine in Mexico - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, BC, May 7, 2014 - SilverCrest Mines (TSX:SVL) (NYSE MKT:SVLC) has announced a major milestone for the company with the commencement of the commissioning of its new 3,000 tonne per day CCD-MC processing plant, located at the company's 100% owned Santa Elena Mine, located in the State of Sonora, Mexico. GlobeNewswire

Pontiflex Inc. Announces Company Name Change to Crossboard Mobile
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Pontiflex Inc., the pioneer of cost-per-lead (CPL) mobile advertising, announces an immediate change in its name to Crossboard Mobile ( MarketWire

Minerco Resources, Inc. Secures $2,000,000 Line of Credit to Fund Operations
Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: MINE) (the "Company"), the parent company of Level 5 Beverage Company ("Level 5"), a specialty beverage company which develops, produces, markets and distributes a diversified portfolio of all-natural and highly functional brands, secures $2,000,000 financing in form of a traditional Line of Credit from Post Oak, LLC. MarketWire

Maryland Orthodontists Reveal Benefits of Early Age Orthodontics With Invisalign
Orthodontists Wayne Hickory, DMD and Sandra Selnick, DDS, both of whom are Super Elite Invisalign® Providers in Maryland, are in the top 1% of all Invisalign® providers. Based on over 20 years of experience, they advocate that the results of Invisalign® surpass the results a patient can achieve using traditional braces more often than not MarketWire

Nextech Collaborates With Nuance to Provide Enhanced Dictation Capabilities for Its Mobile Version 11.2 Solution
TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Nextech, a leading provider of specialty-focused healthcare technology solutions for physician practices, is pleased to announce its collaboration with Nuance to offer advanced dictation functionalities for its EMR iPad® application to improve patient engagement and workflow MarketWire

Snipp Powers Three New Shopper Marketing Promotion Programs for Leading Brands
Snipp Interactive Inc. ("Snipp"), an international provider of mobile marketing solutions listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE: SPN), is pleased to announce the launch of three new shopper-marketing programs. All three programs leverage SnippCheck, Snipp's unique receipt processing solution and SnippWin, Snipp's comprehensive cross-device promotions tool. MarketWire

Alteva Announces Appointment of Interim CEO
Alteva, Inc. ("Alteva" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service, ("UCaaS"), announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed board member Brian J. Kelley as its Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. The Special Committee of the Board is in the process of conducting a search for a permanent CEO. MarketWire

Daily Visitor Rate Accelerates, Jumping Another 50% on Topping a Monthly Run Rate of 4,500,000 for the First Time
Pazoo, Inc. (OTCQB: PZOO) (German WKN#: A1J3DK) is pleased to report that the joint internal and external marketing efforts continue to have a dramatic effect to the branding of The number of daily visitors has surged to 150,000 daily visitors as reported by Google analytics up from 100,000 per day just one week ago MarketWire

Quasar to Hold Conference Call
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (OTC Pink: QASP) (PINKSHEETS: QASP) ("Quasar" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a conference call for its shareholders and investment community on Friday, May 9, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. (EST) to further inform and update shareholders on the company's progress. The details of the conference call are described below: MarketWire

MetTel Adds AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk to Growing Portfolio of Wireless Services
MetTel (, a leading provider of IP-enabled communications services, today announced the addition of AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk ( (Enhanced PTT) to its growing portfolio of wireless products and services for enterprise and government customers. MarketWire

Stratex Oil & Gas and Richfield Oil & Gas Enter Into Agreement and Plan of Merger
HOUSTON, TX and SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Stratex Oil & Gas Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: STTX) ("Stratex") and Richfield Oil & Gas Company ("Richfield") announced today that the two companies, together with Richfield Acquisition Corp MarketWire

SilverSun Technologies Completes Acquisition of ESC Software
SilverSun Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SSNT) (OTCQB: SSNT) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, SWK Technologies, Inc., a national provider of transformational business technology solutions and services, closed on the acquisition of ESC Software, a leading Arizona-based reseller of Sage Software and Acumatica applications MarketWire

Adallom Named a Gartner "Cool Vendor" in Security Infrastructure Protection, 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS) security company Adallom today announced it has been selected by Information technology research and advisory firm Gartner as a "Cool Vendor in Security for Infrastructure Protection, 2014." MarketWire

CAMAC Energy Signs Petroleum Agreement for the Expanded Shallow Water Tano Block in Ghana
CAMAC Energy Inc. ("CAMAC Energy") (NYSE MKT: CAK) has signed a Petroleum Agreement with the Government of Ghana covering the Expanded Shallow Water Tano (ESWT) block located in the Tano Basin offshore Ghana, about 15-35 km off the coast of Ghana. MarketWire

New Fashion House and Etailer -- UNYQ -- 3D Prints Custom Accessories for Amputees
UNYQ, a new fashion house that is re-imagining prosthetics, today unveiled a direct-to-consumer ecommerce site that invites amputees to design stunning 3D printed custom fairings and other ornamentations for their prosthetic legs. Twenty-five limited-edition collections serve as a starting point for amputees to realize their own ideas and personal style MarketWire

Video Affiliate Marketing Company Modulates Offers Hollywood a Revolutionary Way of Promoting Movies
Video Affiliate marketing industry leader has created an innovative new way for affiliate marketers to unleash the power of video testimonials to promote products and services. By using video testimonials to offer movie reviews, Modulates has the potential to exponentially increase the reach of movie marketing. MarketWire

Ultralife Corporation Signs Deal With Charge! Energy Storage
IDS Industries, Inc. (OTCQB: IDST) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Charge! Energy Storage, Inc. (Charge!) has entered into a contract manufacturing and marketing agreement with Ultralife Corporation (NASDAQ: ULBI) for the Charge! Energy branded line of portable and stationary power systems. MarketWire

Vista International Technologies, Inc. Enters Into Agreement With Green Giant Venture Fund
Vista International Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: VVIT), a pioneer in efficient Waste-to-Energy technology, announced today the engagement of Green Giant Venture Fund as part of the Company's plans to develop and forward-sell Carbon Credits. Green Giant is a leading broker in the global Carbon Credits market and will develop these credits as well as the required documentation for VVIT. MarketWire

LiveDeal, Inc. Acquires Discount Deals Platform to Officially Offer Retail Products
LiveDeal, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) makes it official, and with this week's announced acquisition of DealTicker, the company will now offer discounted products and services in the US and Canada. The acquisition will expand LiveDeal beyond solely offering restaurant owners a platform to publish real-time, instant deals on MarketWire

Nuvilex's Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Continues to Outperform Big Pharma Heading Into Late Phase Trials
Nuvilex, Inc MarketWire

Lilee Systems Selected as the Exclusive Communications System Provider for New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (NYMTA) Positive Train Control (PTC) Design and Deployment
Lilee Systems, the leading provider of advanced wired and wireless communication products, solutions and services for the transportation industry, has been selected as the communications systems provider for the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority's (NYMTA) Positive Train Control (PTC) design and deployment MarketWire

Spree Commerce and Ninefold to Host The Future of e-Commerce Meetup in San Francisco
Spree Commerce, the company powering the technology behind the best storefronts, announced today that they are hosting The Future of e-Commerce: Spree/Ninefold SF Meetup on Thursday, May 8. The meetup will take place from 6:30 p.m. PT to 9:30 p.m. PT at the Ninefold & Presence Office, which is located at 165 Natoma Street in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Plumas Bank Opens New Loan Production Office in Chico and Kaiser Joins as Commercial/Ag Loan Expert
Plumas Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Plumas Bancorp (NASDAQ: PLBC), has announced that Kevin C. Kaiser has joined the bank as vice president, commercial/ag lending officer MarketWire

Alkaline Water Co. and Roundy's Supermarkets Continue Alkaline88 Midwestern Market Penetration
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER) (the "Company"), developers of an innovative state of the art proprietary electrolysis beverage process, packaged and sold in 3 liter and 1 gallon sizes under the trade name Alkaline88, is pleased to announce vendor acceptance and commencement of distribution with Roundy's Supermarkets under their Mariano's Fresh Market banner. MarketWire

Showpad's Mobile-First Sales Enablement Platform Lands in the U.S. With Multi-Screen Functionality and Unrivaled Customization Capabilities
Showpad, a provider of mobile-first sales enablement tools, today announced it has expanded to the U.S. market and established North American headquarters in San Francisco as a result of growing demand for its mobile sales and marketing technology solutions MarketWire

PreCise MRM Chooses A10 Networks vThunder to Plow Away Network Problems
A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a technology leader in application networking, today announced that PreCise MRM, one of the leading suppliers of GPS-based fleet management solutions in North America, selected A10's vThunder virtual appliance because of its comprehensive ADC features, scalability, and price/performance. MarketWire

Trifacta Featured on Data Science Start-Up Panel at DataEDGE Conference
Trifacta, a Data Transformation Platform provider, today announced that Joe Hellerstein, Trifacta co-founder and CEO, will speak at the DataEDGE conference on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Hellerstein will join the co-founders of Databricks, Captricity, and on a panel titled, UC Berkeley Data Science Startups MarketWire

Texas Added 29,080 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of Texas added 29,080 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

New York State Added 10,260 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of New York added 10,260 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

New Jersey Added 2,100 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of New Jersey added 2,100 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

Illinois Added 7,710 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of Illinois added 7,710 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

Florida Added 22,250 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of Florida added 22,250 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

California Added 27,080 Private Sector Jobs in April, According to ADP Regional Employment Report(SM)
The State of California added 27,080 private sector jobs during the month of April, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report which is produced by ADP®, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, Inc MarketWire

Midokura to Showcase Its Network Virtualization Solution at ONX Conference and GlueCon 2014
Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced plans to participate and exhibit at two upcoming industry events, Network World's Open Network Exchange Conference (ONX) and GlueCon 2104. Midokura will also present at GlueCon and showcase its highly distributed and agile network virtualization solution, MidoNet, at booth #T14. MarketWire

19th Annual Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza Announces 2014 Lineup
In its 19th year, Mammoth's Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza promises an incomparable lineup of musical talent and a Grand Tasting of craft brews from around the country MarketWire

LiveLOOK Expands Product Portfolio With Click-to-Call Offering
CONTACT CENTER EXPO & CONFERENCE -- LiveLOOK, a global leader in development of secure, instant-launch, mobile-friendly co-browsing technology, announced today the availability of a new Click-to-Call solution optimized for integration with LiveLOOK co-browsing technology. MarketWire

Celebrate National Bike Month With a NYNE Cruiser Bike Speaker
NYNE, an innovator of lifestyle inspired audio products, has the perfect product to help celebrate National Bike Month -- its Cruiser portable Bluetooth bike speaker. With handlebar mounting clips, the NYNE Cruiser offers users a safe way to enjoy their favorite music while bike riding, as well as at their destination, for music enjoyment wherever life takes them. MarketWire

KonaRed Corporation Hires Experienced Retail Industry Executive Michael Halsey as VP/Chief Operating Officer
KonaRed Corporation (www.KonaRed MarketWire

SEI Selected by Iridian Asset Management to Provide Operational Support for New UCITS
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that it will provide fund administration, accounting, investor servicing, and Irish trustee and custody services for Iridian Asset Management LLC's ("Iridian") Irish-registered UCITS (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) Fund. To expand its services beyond the U.S MarketWire

Tombstone Exploration Corporation Announces Update to Shareholders: One of the Largest Chartered Accounting Firms in the World Estimates Eurogas Inc.'s Loss of Sales From Slovak Talc Mine to Reach $3.2 Billion USD
Tombstone Exploration Corporation (OTCQB: TMBXF) (BERLIN: UDNA) and Eurogas Inc. and Eurogas AG announced today that one of the largest Chartered Accounting firms in the world has provided EuroGas Inc. recently with an updated calculation of EuroGas' lost sales from the huge Gemerska Poloma talc mine in the amount of approximately $3.2 billion USD MarketWire

Nearly Two-Thirds of California Broadband Households Have a Connected CE Device
New research from Parks Associates finds 65% of broadband households in California have at least one connected CE device, such as a smart TV, streaming media player, or Google Chromecast MarketWire

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon Uses Fat Transfer to Enhance Breast Reconstruction Outcomes
"Be it large or small volume, I employ some degree of fat transfer for 100% of the breast reconstruction procedures I perform at my practice," writes Philadelphia plastic surgeon Louis Bucky, MD in a recent blog post titled How is Fat Obtained for Breast Reconstruction with Fat Transfer? According to his website, Dr MarketWire

Drone On! MIT to Discuss, Demonstrate Civilian Use of Unmanned Vehicles
From search and rescue to crop pollination and pizza delivery, robotic unmanned vehicles (UV) -- more commonly known as drones -- are becoming mainstream. The May 15 MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Innovation Series event features a number of experts who will demonstrate and discuss How Will Drones and Other Flying Robots Shape Your Everyday Life? MarketWire

Vistaar to Host 2014 Beverage Alcohol User Conference
Vistaar Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of price management solutions, announces its 2014 Beverage Alcohol User Conference. As the industry's premier event for beverage alcohol pricing technology, thought leadership and best practices, this conference brings together executives from the world's leading beverage alcohol suppliers and distributors MarketWire

WildTangent Announces Greg Suarez as VP of Business Development, Media
WildTangent (, the world's largest games network, today announced it has added Greg Suarez as Vice President of Business Development for WildTangent Media. In a newly created position driven by the company's growth in mobile, Suarez will drive the adoption and support of WildTangent's suite of engagement and monetization products for mobile game developers. MarketWire

STMicroelectronics: Blast Motion Launches First Product Blast Baseball
Blast's Precision Motion Sensor technology brings baseball and softball players new ways to track, share and compare their game GlobeNewswire

Chimichurri Just Got Even "Butter"
ATLANTA, GA --(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Samba Flavor Inc., the producer of gourmet chimichurri sauces, seasonings and rubs, is responding to the American consumer's demand for more flavorful food by launching ChimiButter™ at the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago on May 17-20 MarketWire

Vaurum Raises $4 Million in Funding Round Led by Battery Ventures

Veterans Trading Company Named Outstanding Small Business Supplier by Lockheed Martin Corporation
OCALA, FL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Veterans Trading Company, LLC (VTC) announced today that it has been named an Outstanding Small Business Supplier by global security and aerospace company, Lockheed Martin Corporation. MarketWire

Sysomos Appoints Tom Carlock Vice President, Innovation and Chief Customer Officer
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - Sysomos, a Marketwired company and the leading provider of social media monitoring and analytics to the world's top brands, today announced that Tom Carlock (@datawhiz) has joined the company as Vice President of Innovation and Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, Tom will report directly to Marketwired CEO, Jim Delaney. MarketWire

Emergency Nurses Association Celebrates National Nurses Week Advocating on Capitol Hill
DES PLAINES, IL--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - As the Emergency Nurses Association visits Capitol Hill this week advocating for legislation that directly impacts emergency nursing, they are also, very appropriately celebrating National Nurses Week taking place May 6-12. More than 100 ENA members from across the U.S. are in Washington D.C MarketWire

ISIS Lab Corporation Provides Corporate Update
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 07, 2014) - ISIS Lab Corporation  (TSX VENTURE: LAB)  (FRANKFURT: ISX) (Frankfurt WKN: A1XB97) (the "Company" or "ISIS"), is pleased to provide a corporate update after the filing of its annual financial statements and management discussion and analysis for the fiscal period ending December 31, 2013 MarketWire

SessionCam Closes Record Fiscal Year, Adding Prestigious Brands Across Entertainment, Communications, High-Tech, Retail, and Hospitality Sectors
Innovator of Advanced Website Session Replay Technology Achieves Rapid Growth Over the Last 12 Months, Fueled by Digital Marketers' Need to Understand Online Customer Interactions, Improve Customer Engagement and Boost Conversion to Sale; SessionCam Doubled Revenue Over the Previous Year, and Increased Its Customer Roster Threefold MarketWire

Stevia Corp.'s Subsidiary Completes Successful Extraction of Cannabidiol (CBD) From Industrial Hemp in Laboratory
Stevia Corp MarketWire

RenuEn Corp Releases 2014 First Quarter Earnings Report
RenuEn Corporation (OTC Pink: RENU) (PINKSHEETS: RENU), a Renewable Energy Development and EPC Company, released their 2014 First Quarter Report showing record revenue and earnings for the first time in company history. MarketWire

PetroTech Oil and Gas, Inc. Updates Shareholders on Plans to Achieve Fully Reporting Status and Ongoing Operations
PetroTech Oil and Gas, Inc. (OTC Pink: PTOG) (PINKSHEETS: PTOG) (the "Company" or "PetroTech) today updated shareholders on progress of the Company's 2-year audit and its continued efforts to grow revenues and increase shareholder value through expansion of its core business operations. MarketWire

Smoky Market Foods Releases Activity Timetable, Further Guidance on Operations
Smoky Market Foods, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMKY) (PINKSHEETS: SMKY) released more information today on its timetable of specific administrative and operational activities currently being undertaken in its process to manicure its corporate profile. "My management and affiliate team is highly motivated and razor-focused MarketWire

Vapor Hub International Discusses Diversified Revenue Stream Corporate Strategy
Vapor Hub International Inc. (OTCQB: VHUB) ("Vapor Hub" or "VHI" or the "Company") is pleased to provide this summary regarding how the Company provides quality products and services to the rapidly expanding vaping, e-cigarette, and e-liquid industry. The following is an introductory explanation of the five corporate divisions of VHI. MarketWire

Founder, Ex-CEO of Groupon HK Joins Paktor as Company Advisor, on Track to Reach 1M Users
Paktor, Asia's leading dating app with operations in Singapore, HK, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan and more, announces Danny Yeung joins Paktor as a key company advisor, and that Paktor is on track to reach 1M users by Q2 2014. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Names Health IT Insurance Executive Joseph Gonzalez and Leading Australian Physician and eHealth Innovator Dr. Joseph Grace to Advisory Boards
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of patented Personal Health Records (PHRs), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions, and MMRPro document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced the appointments of Joseph Gonzalez to the MMR Board of Advisors and Dr. Joseph Gracé to the Company's Medical Board of Advisors. Mr MarketWire

MarketLive Customers Report 18.7% Revenue Gains in Q1 2014 According to Quarterly Performance Index Report
MarketLive, the leading Total Commerce platform for high-growth merchants, today announced the results of its Performance Index™ report for Q1 2014. The quarterly report analyzing online retailing performance for MarketLive customers shows an average year-over-year (YOY) revenue gain of 18.7 percent for Q1 2014 versus Q1 2013 MarketWire

ALR Technologies Announces Electronic Insulin Dosing Consultations by Endocrinologists; New Feature of Health-e-Connect System Will Encourage Widespread Adoption of Intensive Blood Glucose Management
ALR Technologies (OTCBB: ALRT) announced that it has upgraded its Health-e-Connect Diabetes Management System in order to facilitate online, insulin dosing consultations for physicians. Through ALRT's Health-e-Connect System, prescribing physicians will have the option to receive an online second opinion on their recommended insulin dose from an independent consulting endocrinologist. MarketWire

Timeless Gems Surpasses 250,000 Downloads on Facebook
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (OTCQB: SOUL), "The Company," a video, mobile, and computer games publisher, announced today that Timeless Gems has surpassed 250,000 downloads on Facebook. 250,000 downloads is nearly triple the previously announced download rate for Timeless Gems on the social media platform. MarketWire

NetDimensions: Director's Shareholding and Total Voting Rights
NetDimensions (LSE: NETD) (OTCQX: NETDY) MarketWire

Verimatrix Explores Benefits of Software-Empowered Video Services at ANGA COM 2014

Leading UK Children's Hospital Uses Clarizen to Launch New Electronic Patient Record System, Reducing Overhead Costs and Setting New Standards for Projects
Clarizen, the leader in enterprise work collaboration software, today announced Alder Hey Children's Hospital has increased their productivity, performance and transparency by implementing Clarizen v6. As one of the largest children's hospitals in the United Kingdom and Europe, Alder Hey has set a new standard for how projects should be run. MarketWire

Nimble Launches Social Selling App for HootSuite, Chrome, Safari and Firefox With Relationship Intelligence
Nimble, the world's leading social relationship manager, today announced new additions to its Nimble Smart Contacts Everywhere strategy -- The Smart Contacts Widgets for HootSuite, Chrome, Safari and Firefox lets you add, view and engage contacts to nurture relationships in every App in your browser. MarketWire

Elite Athletes Headline Oberto's New Marketing Campaign -- 'You Get Out What You Put In(TM)'
Oberto, the nation's leading all natural jerky brand, announced today the launch of its new multimillion-dollar national broadcast marketing campaign. The "You Get Out What You Put In™" campaign focuses on the importance of being selective in the foods and snacks fans and athletes consume MarketWire

SuperValu Submits First Purchase Order for Green Hygienics' Sensational Bamboo Line for Its Newly Formed West Region Locations
Green Innovations Ltd. (OTCQB: GNIN) (OTCBB: GNIN) ("Green Innovations" or the "Company") and the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Green Hygienics, Inc. ("Green Hygienics"), is pleased to announce that SuperValu has placed their first order of Sensational Bamboo Bath Tissue and Sensational Bamboo Kitchen Towels MarketWire

Rimrock Gold Corp. Defines Drilling Program for Its Ivanhoe Creek Gold-Silver Property in Nevada
Rimrock Gold Corp. (OTCQB: RMRK) (the "Company"), is pleased to announce that it is in discussions with a third party to acquire and transfer to its name an existing Notice of Intent to conduct exploration ("NOI") and reclamation bond on Rimrock Gold's Ivanhoe Creek, Nevada, epithermal bonanza gold-silver property MarketWire

Insys Therapeutics to Present at 2014 UBS Global Healthcare Conference
Insys Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: INSY) today announced that the company will present at the 2014 UBS Global Healthcare Conference on May 19-21, 2014 at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Payment Processors and Device Manufacturers Embrace Voltage Security(TM) Point-to-Point Encryption

Murphy Analytics Announces Update of Coverage on Axxess Pharma Inc.
Murphy Analytics (MA) has updated coverage on Axxess Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AXXE). The Update Report contains a detailed discussion of AXXE's planned business operations, market dynamics, financials, potential cash flows, and risks. The Update Report is available at: MarketWire

PFSweb Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
PFSweb, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFSW), a global provider of end-to-end eCommerce solutions, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. MarketWire

Avaya Reports Second Fiscal Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Ongoing improvement in operational execution Initiated redemption of unsecured notes due in 2015 Second Quarter 2014 Highlights:Revenue of $1,060 million Gross Margin of 56.3% of revenue, non-GAAP Gross Margin of 58.6% of revenue Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $185 million, 17.5% of revenue Avaya Inc MarketWire

The Credit Cards That Offer the Best Fraud Protection, Announced by
Identity theft is a serious problem today. From getting a credit card personally stolen to being one of the many consumers in a large hacking, identity theft can happen to anyone. Luckily, many credit card issuers have programs in place to help those that have had their information compromised MarketWire

Interactive Data to Report First-Quarter 2014 Results on May 8
Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of financial market data, analytics and related solutions, today announced that the Company will release its first-quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Thursday, May 8, 2014. MarketWire

Swiftpage Announces General Availability of Next-Generation Act! emarketing Service Embedded in Release of Act! v16.1
Swiftpage, a leading provider of integrated marketing and CRM solutions for individuals, growing businesses and mobile sales teams, today released Act! v16.1 with fully integrated Act! emarketing for all deployment types; Windows®, Web, and Hosted. MarketWire

SpectorSoft Wins Best Fraud Prevention Solution in SC Awards Europe 2014
SpectorSoft, the leading provider of insider threat detection solutions, is pleased to announce it was selected as the Best Fraud Prevention Solution at the SC Awards Europe 2014. Spector 360 Recon was selected from a group of finalists representing the best the information security industry has to offer MarketWire

TransAct Energy Receives Approval From City of Puebla to Engage Fichtner Engineering
TransAct Energy Corp. (OTCQB: TEGY) has received written confirmation from Gabriel Navarro Guerrero the Secretary of Environment and Public Services for the Municipal Government of Puebla, that Fichtner Consulting Engineers Limited is acceptable as a third party expert to review the feasibility of the proposed TransAct Energy Zero Emissions Waste Optimization Plant ™ (Z.E.W.O.P MarketWire

Zynex Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Webcast
Zynex, Inc. (OTCQB: ZYXI), an innovative medical technology company specializing in the manufacture and sale of non-invasive medical devices for pain management, stroke rehabilitation, neurological diagnostics, and compound pharmacy, announced today that it will host an investor webcast, Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time - 11:00 a.m MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces April Sales; Opening of a New Warehouse Club in Honduras Also Announced
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of April 2014 net sales increased 9.3% to $192.4 million from $176.1 million in April a year earlier. For the eight months ended April 30, 2014, net sales increased 10.7% to $1,642.5 million from $1,483.8 million for the eight months ended April 30, 2013 MarketWire

2014 SAAB Owners Convention Title Sponsorship by®, an industry leading European auto parts retailer and the #1 retailer of SAAB parts in the United States, announced its title sponsorship for the 2014 32nd SAAB Owners Convention. The convention will see hundreds of loyal SAAB enthusiasts convene at the Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond, Oregon August 7-10, 2014. MarketWire

Harbortouch POS System Featured on Spike TV's "Bar Rescue"
Spike TV's hit series "Bar Rescue" features bar and nightclub authority Jon Taffer and his team of experts who revamp struggling bars nationwide. In the episode that aired on Sunday, May 4, Jon and his team installed three Harbortouch Elite POS systems at Thirsty's Roadside Bar in Grand Prairie, TX in order to improve the bar's operations and help boost its bottom line. MarketWire

OverDrive eBooks Now Available for Use With Kindle FreeTime
OverDrive announced today that eBooks from more than 20,000 schools and libraries in its U.S. network are available to be used with Amazon's Kindle FreeTime. OverDrive is the only supplier of eBooks to schools and libraries with support for Kindle devices MarketWire

Data Dynamics Named Red Herring North American 100 Award Finalist
Data Dynamics, Inc., a leader in solutions for the discovery, policy based mobility and migration, reporting and on-going management of file-based storage, today announced it has been selected as a finalist for the Red Herring North America 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures in North America MarketWire

Festivals in Chicago 2014: Enjoy the Best Festivals of 2014 in the Windy City According to
It's been a long hard winter even for native Chicago residents, who know a thing or two about the blustery cold of the Windy City. With the sunshine of spring upon us, the warmth of the summer season is just a short few weeks away. What makes this time of the year magical for all ages is the chance to spend more time outdoors MarketWire

Well-Known Penetration Tester Joe McCray to Host Free Interactive Online Web App and Database Hacking Workshop May 22
DB Networks, an innovator of behavioral analysis in database security, today announced that it is partnering with well-known hacking expert and IT security trainer Joe McCray on a live online web app and database hacking workshop on May 22. The event is free and will run from 1 pm EDT to 3 pm EDT. MarketWire

First Solar Selects General Contractor for Lost Hills Project in California, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- First Solar Incorporated's (NASDAQ:FSLR) (Tempe, Arizona) 32-megawatt (MW) solar power project in Lost Hills, California, is set to begin construction this month on a 307-acre site. Commercial operations are expected by the spring of 2015. MarketWire

NRG Energy Charges Up in First-Quarter 2014 With Key Acquisitions, Ups Earnings Outlook for Full Year, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Executives at U.S MarketWire

Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for First Quarter 2014, Confirms 2014 Earnings Guidance and Expects to Be Near Upper End of Range
Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $48.5 million, or $0.81 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2014, compared to $42.3 million, or $0.71 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2013. MarketWire

Don Scott Appointed Xirrus International Channel Director
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced the appointment of Don Scott as International Channel Director. Don brings to Xirrus over 25 years of leadership experience in enterprise IT sales, marketing and consultancy, and the proven ability to build highly productive international partner ecosystems. MarketWire

Cypress Growth Capital Closes Second Royalty-Based Investment Fund
Cypress Growth Capital, an alternative investment management firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has closed its second royalty-based growth capital fund, CGC Royalty Investments II, LP. The $50,000,000 fund secured capital commitments from a premier family office investor group, all of whom participated in the firm's prior royalty-based fund. MarketWire

IntelePeer Partners With Tech Data to Offer SIP Trunking Services in Solutions Store
IntelePeer, a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based unified communications (UC), today announced an agreement with Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD), one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, to offer IntelePeer CoreCloud SIP Trunking services through Tech Data's TDCloud business unit in the company's award-winning Solutions Store MarketWire

Sumo Logic Named a "Cool Vendor" in Gartner Report
Sumo Logic, the next generation machine data analytics company, announced it has been named in the Gartner "Cool Vendors in Application Performance Monitoring and IT Operations Analytics, 2014"(1) report by Jonah Kowall, Will Cappelli and Colin Fletcher. Gartner, Inc MarketWire

Sharp Selects Digitalsmiths and Tribune Media Services to Boost User Experience for SmartCentral 3.0 on Sharp AQUOS LED TVs
Video search and personal recommendation leader Digitalsmiths®, a subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), and Tribune Media Services (TMS), the international leader in entertainment navigation, today announced that Sharp Electronics Corporation has selected Digitalsmiths and TMS to enhance the video discovery experience of Sharp's 2014 line-up of AQUOS® LED Smart televisions. MarketWire

To Manage a Transnational Infrastructure Programme in Africa Is Difficult -- But Not Impossible
Policy makers have high ambitions for regional infrastructure. In Africa, leading organisations set up the Priority Action Plan of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA PAP) in 2012, encompassing 51 programmes with an investment need of $68 billion MarketWire

DameWare Announces Secure Over-the-Internet Capability for IT Pros to Support End-Users Around the World
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its remote IT administration solution now empowers IT Professionals to securely assist end-users around the world -- all that's required is an Internet connection. DameWare Remote Support 11 MarketWire

First American International Corp. Announces First Quarter 2014
First American International Corp. (OTCQB: FAIT) (the "Company"), the holding company for First American International Bank (the "Bank"), today reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 of $705,000. Earnings per share available to common shareholders were $0.24 per share, both basic and diluted. MarketWire

Specialist in Tampa Offers New Non-Surgical Treatment for Excessive Sweating
The effects of hyperhidrosis and osmidrosis can be extremely embarrassing and detrimental to one's self-confidence, says Dr. Jeffrey Hunt of the Vein & Cosmetic Center of Tampa Bay. For this reason, his cosmetic enhancement center, which also specializes in vein treatments, now offers an innovative new treatment for excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), known as Alma SweatX MarketWire

Cott Reports on Voting Results
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) ("Cott") is pleased to announce that all of the nominees listed in its information circular dated March 27, 2014 were elected as directors of Cott at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held on May 6, 2014 (the "Meeting"). The results of the voting for each nominee are as follows: MarketWire

Lantronix Named Top 10 Enterprise Print Management Solution Provider by CIOReview
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart IoT (Internet of Things) solutions, has been named as one of CIOReview's Top 10 Enterprise Print Management Solution Providers MarketWire

TRC Announces Third-Quarter Fiscal 2014 Financial Results
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, consulting and construction management services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets, announced today financial results for the fiscal three and nine months ended March 28, 2014. MarketWire

Oak Street Funding Honored as Best Place to Work for Second Consecutive Year
Oak Street Funding ( was honored at the 2014 Best Places to Work in Indiana Awards Dinner on Thursday, May 2nd. This is the second consecutive year the company has received recognition by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce for being a strong employer. Oak Street ranked among the top 30 organizations in the Small category of employers with 15 to 74 employees. MarketWire

Cott Reports First Quarter 2014 Results, Declares Dividend and Announces Renewal of Share Repurchase Program
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) today announced its results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2014, the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0 MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Reports 1st Quarter Results
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, today announced results for the first quarter of 2014. MarketWire and Service Dogs 4 Service Men Partner to Benefit South Florida Veterans Struggling With PTSD-Related Emotional and Physical Issues
The industry-leading, award-winning eTailer and electrical distributor today announced it has partnered with the organization Service Dogs 4 Servicemen (SD4SM) to help South Florida veterans MarketWire

Marketing Directors Are Ripe Targets for Lead Generation, According to LeadJen Infographic
Director level professionals in marketing organizations and those with functional responsibility for sales are most likely to respond to prospecting efforts from marketing technology vendors, according to an infographic released by LeadJen (, a B2B lead generation company that helps corporate sales and marketing teams drive more revenue and better understand their market. MarketWire

Mothership1 to Change the Economics of Cloud Building
Mothership1, a brand new competitor in the cloud services industry, announces the launch of its global business, a development and deployment platform for cloud applications and services with compelling cost and technical advantages over incumbent solutions. MarketWire

Patriot Energy Services LLC Classic Car Auction to Be Held
CEO of Patriot Energy Services LLC Steven C Johnson has announced plans that he will be auctioning most of his cars from his private collection of "world class" Packards, Cadillacs and other classics MarketWire

A2P Messaging to Be Worth Almost $60bn by 2018, Driving Overall SMS Revenues, Finds Juniper Research
A new report from Juniper Research has found that revenues from A2P (Application-to-Person -- defined as messages which are sent both to and from an application) SMS will be worth almost $60 billion by 2018, up from $55 billion in 2013. The reach and reliability which SMS affords organisations looking to contact customers and employees remains far greater than many other forms of communication. MarketWire

Verso Paper Corp. Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
Verso Paper Corp. (NYSE: VRS) today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2014. Results for the quarters ended March 31, 2014 and 2013 include: MarketWire

Srinergy Showcases Solar Installations at Great Oak Cohousing
Residents of Great Oak Cohousing in Ann Arbor are recognized for building a strong sense of community through shared resources and civic mindedness. With the recent installation of roof-mounted solar panels on nine of 37 condominiums in this close-knit community, homeowners are also demonstrating their commitment to conserving energy and protecting the environment. MarketWire

House Party Unveils Mobile App for Easy and Instant Social Sharing
Now you can bring the party with you. Leading social marketing company House Party, Inc. has released its mobile app, allowing the one million plus community members to connect with their favorite brands in more ways and more places than ever before. The app is available now at the iTunes App Store and will soon be available for Android devices. MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Increase in Borrowing Base Under Revolving Credit Facility
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRC) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRD) (NYSE MKT: MHR MarketWire

Energous Corporation to Host First Quarter 2014 Financial Results Conference Call on May 14, 2014 at 11:00 am ET
Energous Corporation ("Energous" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: WATT), a developer of a disruptive wire-free charging technology, announced that it will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014 on Wednesday, May 14, 2014. MarketWire

Decision Lens Unveils Industry's First R&D Product Tailored for Large Enterprises Seeking Maximum ROI on Innovation Programs
Decision Lens, the leading provider of cloud-based strategic prioritization and resource optimization software, announced today the introduction of Decision Lens R&D and Innovation, specifically designed for increasing the Return on Investment (ROI) of programs across a large enterprise's R&D portfolio MarketWire

ValueVision Media to Report Q1 Results and Host Conference Call Wednesday, May 21 at 4:30 p.m. ET
ValueVision Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVTV), a multichannel electronic retailer operating as ShopHQ (, today announced that it will release its fiscal first quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 21st, and management will host a conference call/webcast to review the results at 4:30 pm ET the same day MarketWire

UCB Chooses Catavolt to Enhance Mobile Collaboration and Workflow
Catavolt, Inc., today announced the publication of a case study outlining UCB, Inc.'s success rapidly implementing Catavolt to solve a complex and challenging mobile workflow issue. The case study, entitled "UCB Improves Collaboration and Information Sharing through Improved Mobile Technologies," is available for download at this link: MarketWire

Platinum Supplemental Insurance Recognizes John-David Peet
Platinum Supplemental Insurance recently recognized the advancement of John-David Peet of Highlands Ranch, Colo., to sales team leader. Peet started his Platinum sales career in October 2013. His commitment and success make him an excellent candidate to lead a team of sales representatives selling Platinum products. MarketWire

Hiab celebrates 70 years of load handling leadership

Telenor Group names Michael Foley as new CEO of Telenor Pakistan
(Fornebu, Norway - May 7, 2014) Telenor Group today announced that it has appointed Mr. Michael Patrick Foley as the new Chief Executive Officer of Telenor Pakistan. Mr. Foley assumes the role at a significant moment in Telenor Pakistan's history - as the country moves into a future where everyone will be able to access the internet, affordably and easily. He replaces Mr GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Annual General Meeting 7 may 2014
The Annual General Meeting of Schibsted ASA was held on 7 May 2014 in the Company's premises at Apotekergaten 10 in Oslo. GlobeNewswire

Knut Arne Alsaker becomes a member of Sampo's Group Executive Committee
SAMPO PLC    STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE          7 May 2014 at 12.40 pm GlobeNewswire

Mondelez International & D.E Master Blenders 1753 to Form World's Leading Pure-Play Coffee Company

FLSmidth receives third large order from Mongolian customer
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 11-2014, 7 May 2014. GlobeNewswire

Study: Capital investment improves network performance, giving better returns
Study demonstrates that investments in network quality do translate into better financial returns for operators, not only from cost savings but also from increased revenue Study shows network investments generate 5.5 percent increase in service revenues and a 6 GlobeNewswire

AIMS Innovation : Announces Service Provider and Reseller agreement with HiQ Finland
Oslo, Norway, May 7, 2014 - AIMS Innovation and HiQ Finland today announced a partnership under which the leading IT integration services company will become both a reseller and a service provider of AIMS for BizTalk, an application performance monitoring tool for Microsoft® BizTalk® integration environments GlobeNewswire

Orpic Deploys ADVA FSP 3000 for Advanced Data Center Connectivity
ADVA Optical Networking SE /Orpic Deploys ADVA FSP 3000 for Advanced Data Center Connectivity . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Sampo's subsidiary If P&C reached its best-ever first quarter combined ratio
SAMPO PLC             PRESS RELEASE              7 May 2014 at 9.35 am GlobeNewswire

Sampo Group's Interim Report for January - March 2014
SAMPO PLC           INTERIM REPORT                 7 May 2014 at 9.30 am GlobeNewswire

Songa Offshore SE : April fleet update
Songa Venus achieved an operational efficiency of 100% and an earnings efficiency of 96% during the month working for Mubadala Petroleum in Malaysia. The rig went off contract on May 6, and will now be warm stacked in Labuan, Malaysia, where it will continue to pursue future work. GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer 2014 First-Quarter Trading Update
May 7, 2014 - Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information services, today released its scheduled 2014 first-quarter trading update. GlobeNewswire

TGS Increases Investment Offshore Eastern Canada
HOUSTON (7 May 2014) - TGS announces the expansion of multi-client 2D surveys offshore Eastern Canada with plans to acquire more than 30,000 km of seismic data, in partnership with PGS, utilizing two vessels during the 2014 acquisition season. GlobeNewswire

Santhera Files Marketing Authorization Application in European Union for Raxone® in the Treatment of LHON
Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG /Santhera Files Marketing Authorization Application in European Union for Raxone® in the Treatment of LHON . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Delhaize Group First Quarter 2014 Results
Financial Summary » Revenue growth of 2.8% at identical exchange rates » Comparable store sales growth of 4.6% in the U.S. and -0.8% in Belgium » Group underlying operating profit of €161 million » Group underlying operating margin of 3.1% (3.6% in the U.S. and 3.1% in Belgium) »CEO Comments GlobeNewswire

A solid start to the year
(Fornebu, 7 May 2014) In the first quarter of 2014, Telenor Group reported revenues of NOK 26.5 billion, representing an organic revenue growth of 1.5%. EBITDA before other items was NOK 9.3 billion, the EBITDA margin was 35% and operating cash flow was NOK 5.6 billion. GlobeNewswire

Grontmij signs alliance contract with Anglian Water worth up to €72 million
De Bilt,- Grontmij N.V., a listed consulting & engineering company with strong European presence has signed an alliance contract with English water and water recycling company Anglian Water. Grontmij will work collaboratively with Anglian Water and other alliance partners to develop and implement innovative solutions to deliver Anglian Water's investment plan GlobeNewswire

ING records 1Q14 underlying net profit of EUR 988 million

Global Health Organizations Can Reach Target Populations in Africa by Using the Strategies of Consumer Companies
Global health organizations that struggle to reach lower-income Africans should look to consumer products companies for inspiration MarketWire

Al-Jazeera Telecom Deploys Exalt for Gigabit Network Connectivity
Exalt Communications, Inc., the leading innovator of next-generation wireless connectivity systems for private networks and Internet infrastructures, today announced that Al-Jazeera Telecom of Baghdad, Iraq has deployed Exalt ExtremeAir all-outdoor microwave backhaul systems to provide Gigabit per-second (Gbps) connectivity to its core Internet network. MarketWire

MCPc Selected as OARnet Partner
CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - May 06, 2014) - MCPc, a nationwide technology consultancy and integrator headquartered in Cleveland, OH, has announced its selection as one of 7 partners chosen to work with the Ohio Academic Resource Network (OARnet) and its members MarketWire

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