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Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY-178 tuMP Multicore Operating System Successfully Integrated on ASELSAN's Multifunctional Display and Mission Computer for Turkey's T-70 Helicopter
SANTA BARBARA, CA--(Marketwired - September 15, 2015) - Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in high assurance operating systems, announced today that ASELSAN has successfully integrated the INTEGRITY®-178 tuMP™ (time-variant unified multiprocessing) operating system into its new advanced Multifunctional Display and Mission Computer product line

Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

Medieval Times Show Director Leigh Cordner Named Equestfest Show Producer
BUENA PARK, CA--(Marketwired - December 11, 2015) - The Tournament of Roses® Equestfest Committee named Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament Director of Shows Leigh Cordner this year's show producer. Presented by Wells Fargo, Equestfest provides a sneak preview of many of the equestrian units that will participate in the Rose Parade on New Year's Day

Ares Armor CEO Partners With Defense Industry Veterans to Launch Industry Armament
OCEANSIDE, CA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2015) - Ares Armor CEO Bryce Stirlen has partnered with defense industry veterans Jason Maddox and Thomas Alexander to form Industry Armament™, a new company that will develop technologically advanced weapon systems and tactical gear for the military and law enforcement markets

Dollar General Announces Charitable Partnerships This Holiday Season
GOODLETTSVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - November 11, 2015) - In keeping with its mission of Serving Others, Dollar General will kick off its annual holiday campaign this Friday, Nov. 13 benefitting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots, community toy drives and the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Thanks and Giving® campaign

Study Finds Veteran Talent Underutilized in the Workplace
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - Companies are using up to 30 percent of recruiting budgets to source and hire veterans[1] yet a new study finds that veterans are stalling out once they enter the U.S. workforce. Sixty-four percent of veterans say they are not using three or more of their skills that could be relevant in the corporate context

QS Energy, Inc. Issues Letter to Shareholders
QS Energy, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQX: QSEP), a developer of integrated technology solutions for the energy industry, today issued the following letter to shareholders.

Qualys Hires Mark Hutnan as Vice President and General Manager, US Federal Operations to Accelerate Expansion Into Federal Space
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, today announced the appointment of Mark Hutnan as vice president and general manager, US federal operations to help drive government IT initiatives for Qualys, including strategy, solutions development, services and sales.

Don Schleicher Joins ServiceMax as Executive Vice President of Sales
PLEASANTON, CA--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - ServiceMax, the leading field service management solution for a new era of business, announced today that Don Schleicher has joined its team as Executive Vice President of Sales. Schleicher comes to ServiceMax from VMware, where he most recently served as Vice President of the Enterprise Segment

Arpin Van Lines Helps Disabled Army Veteran and His Family Move Into Donated Home
Arpin Van Lines will be helping an Army veteran and his family move into their new mortgage-free home on an upcoming episode of "Designing Spaces Military Makeover." The program will air on Lifetime® Television on October 16 at 7 a.m. (ET/PT) with a re-air on December 10.

Plaza Bank Opens New Regional Business Center in San Diego
Plaza Bank (OTCBB: PLZB) today announced it has opened its new regional business center in San Diego, located in the Highlands Corporate Center at 12750 High Bluff Drive.

QS Energy, Inc. CEO and Chairman Greggory Bigger Appointed to U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke's Veterans Advisory Committee
QS Energy, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQX: QSEP), a developer of integrated technology solutions for the energy industry, today announced that Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Greggory M. Bigger, has been appointed to Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke's Veterans Advisory Committee

RedSeal Expands Executive Team With Product Management Specialist Kurt Van Etten
RedSeal (redseal.co), the cybersecurity analytics company, today announced that it's expanding the senior management team with the appointment of industry veteran Kurt Van Etten as Vice President of Product Management. Mr. Van Etten brings deep expertise to his new role at RedSeal, with a history of implementing continuous improvement and best practices while building high-performance teams

Campus Management Appoints Jim Brigadier as SVP of Sales and Professional Services
BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - July 20, 2015) - Campus Management Corp., a leader in technology and services for higher education, announced today that Jim Brigadier has been appointed Senior Vice President of Sales and Professional Services, effective immediately. Mr

North American Names Michael Martin Regional Sales Vice President
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - July 02, 2015) - North American Company for Life and Health Insurance® is proud to announce the appointment of Michael Martin as Regional Sales Vice President. He will assist independent life insurance agencies in his territory with implementing sales and marketing strategies; recruiting; training and case placement.

One Step Ahead(R) Expands Bug Smarties(TM) Playwear Collection With Insect Shield(R)
NORTHBROOK, IL--(Marketwired - June 02, 2015) - Finding an effective and convenient method of protecting kids from mosquitoes and ticks is an annual challenge for parents. With insect-borne illnesses such as Lyme disease on the rise throughout the country, parents need to be vigilant

Phase II of African Lion, Largest US Joint Military Exercise in Africa, Kicks Off in Morocco
WASHINGTON, DC --(Marketwired - May 19, 2015) - African Lion, the largest annual US joint military exercise in Africa, kicks off phase two of its 2015 operation this week in Agadir, Morocco. Some 2,500 personnel from participating countries, including the US, Morocco, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Senegal, and Tunisia, are participating

Wallick Investments Welcomes Wade Stinnette, Principal and Senior Portfolio Manager
Nationally-ranked Wallick Investments, LLC, SC-based Registered Investment Advisory firm, is proud to announce that Mr. J. Wade Stinnette, Jr., longtime member of the Columbia community, has joined our team as principal and senior portfolio manager.

Waller Adds Team for High-Profile Litigation
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP, a leading provider of legal services to the healthcare, financial services, retail and hospitality industries, announced today that W. David Bridgers, Chanelle R. Acheson, John E. Haubenreich and Wells Trompeter Hoffman have joined the firm's Nashville office

Merlin Names Craig A. Janus as Senior Vice President of Complex Solutions Division
Merlin International, a leading cyber security and IT solutions provider to the federal government, announced that Craig A. Janus has joined the company as Senior Vice President of its Complex Solutions division. Janus has nearly 30 years of executive-level experience specializing in information technology, consulting, engineering and professional services

Former Papa Johns Executive, Donna Mitchell, Joins Mobivity Management Team
Mobivity Holdings Corp. (OTCQB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary smart receipt marketing solutions and patented mobile marketing technologies, announced today that Donna Mitchell has been appointed Senior Vice President of Strategic Accounts. Ms

Gregory Blake Joins WMS Partners, Towson Wealth Management Firm, as Senior Client Advisor
Gregory Blake has joined WMS Partners, a wealth management firm in Towson, Md., as a senior client advisor and director of client development. He was a director at Convergent Wealth Advisors in Washington, D.C.

Insect Shield(R) Repellent Technology Tweaks Traditional Holiday BOGO With Super Hero Campaign to Help Protect Children From Malaria
Insect Shield®, known for their bug repellent apparel/gear technology, is launching a holiday Super Hero Blanket campaign to help protect at-risk children from malaria. Instead of a traditional buy one, get one free offer, Insect Shield is placing two protective blankets in the hands of a child in need for every purchase of one blanket online.

The Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America and Victory Motorcycles March and Ride in Support of Veterans Day in America's Parade in New York City
Victory Motorcycles, a long-time supporter of U.S. military personnel and their families, joined forces with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) yesterday to form a significant armada marching and riding in America's Parade, the largest Veteran's Day event in the nation

Canine Companions for Independence Selects Paul Mundell as CEO
SANTA ROSA, CA--(Marketwired - November 06, 2014) - Canine Companions for Independence, the leading non-profit provider of highly trained assistance dogs for people with disabilities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Mundell as chief executive officer. Mundell will replace Corey Hudson who is retiring after 24 years.

UCI Center for Real Estate Recognizes Industry's Most Respected Leaders at Annual Awards Luncheon
The Center for Real Estate at The Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine (The Center), held its annual Real Estate Awards Luncheon celebration on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at The Island Hotel, Newport Beach. The Center honored Emile Haddad, President and CEO of FivePoint Communities with the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award, Ray M

Insulet Corporation Appoints New Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced the promotion of Allison Dorval to Chief Financial Officer effective November 6, 2014 and Brad Thomas as Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Development, effective immediately.

Netwrix Announces Record Results for Q3 2014
Netwrix Corporation, the #1 provider of change and configuration auditing software, today announced its Q3 2014 results, which marked the company's best Q3 in history. Quarter over quarter, revenue grew by 40% worldwide, while revenue specifically in the EMEA region grew by 64%, quarter over quarter

New Leader for North America Assistance Dog Organizations
SANTA ROSA, CA--(Marketwired - October 30, 2014) - Assistance Dogs International, an association of non-profit assistance dog organizations, announced a new president for its North American organization

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Admiral James A. Winnefeld, Jr., Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Join Program Line-Up at the Reagan National Defense Forum: Building Peace Through Strength for American Security The Reagan Library, November 15, 2014
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation has announced that United States Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will be delivering the closing remarks at the upcoming Reagan National Defense Forum, to be held on November 15, 2014

View Systems Announces Letter of Intent to Merge With Potomac River Group
View Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VSYM), a Baltimore-based manufacturer of integrated, non-invasive, weapons detection systems, has completed negotiations with the Potomac River Group LLC (PRG) and signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to execute a merger between the two companies in a stock transaction

CrossClick Media Taps Clinton and Obama Campaign Call Center Veteran
CrossClick Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: XCLK) announced today the Company's management has retained Mr. Herschel L. Younger, a Call Center professional and a veteran of both Hillary Clinton senatorial campaigns in New York and both President Barack Obama's presidential campaigns.

Second Annual Veterans' Law Conference -- Thursday, October 23
Golden Gate University (GGU) School of Law hosts the second annual Veterans' Law Conference and sixth annual Chief Justice Ronald M. George Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, October 23, celebrating the 70th anniversary of the G.I. Bill and examining veterans' issues regarding health, education and unemployment. Legal powerhouses Major General (Ret.) William K

Ecotech Institute Appoints Auston Van Slyke to Director of Its Wind Energy Technology Program
Ecotech Institute, the only college entirely focused on renewable energy and sustainability training, today announced that it has named Auston Van Slyke as the school's new director of the Wind Energy Technology program. In this position, Van Slyke will continue to advance the courses for wind energy students through customized, hands-on lab experiences and curriculum.

Power Industry Veteran Joins Anord
Anord Critical Power, Inc., a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Robert Sweaney as Vice President of Operations and General Manager. Sweaney will oversee all administrative operations of Anord's new U.S. switchgear manufacturing facility in Richmond, Virginia.

Benno Dorer Promoted to Clorox CEO; Don Knauss to Continue as Chairman
The board of directors of The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today announced, effective Nov. 20, 2014, Donald R. Knauss will continue serving as chairman and a member of the board, in a newly created executive chairman role, and Benno Dorer will be promoted to chief executive officer and nominated to be elected to the company's board of directors.

Rackspace Names Taylor Rhodes as CEO and a Member of the Board of Directors
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwired - September 16, 2014) - Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX), the #1 managed cloud company, today announced that its board of directors has named Taylor Rhodes to be the company's chief executive officer as well as a member of the board, effective immediately

Grantham University President Rejoins Grantham Education Corporation
Grantham University announced today that its president, Joseph McGrath, rejoins Grantham Education Corporation (GEC), the financial sponsor of Grantham University, to advise and oversee the development of external opportunities including international and other strategic initiatives.

Quantum Energy Announces Five Member Advisory Board
Quantum Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QEGY) is pleased to announce the creation of an Advisory Board that will provide added depth and business acumen to the company. "We are fortunate to have the participation and involvement of this very fine group of business leaders to facilitate the game changing development of our North Dakota-Montana Bakken Clean Energy Centers," said Andrew J

Ed Noel to Head Lycos Media Division
Ybrant Digital Limited (BSE: 532368) (the name to be changed to Lycos Internet Limited, subject to the approval of the ROC & Shareholders), the leading digital media company, today announced the formation of a new division called Lycos Media and the appointment of Edward Noel as General Manager to Lycos Media

Mountain America Credit Union Opens New Stansbury Park Branch
Mountain America Credit Union celebrates the opening of its new Stansbury Park branch. Located at 6811 North State Highway 36 in Stansbury Park, the new branch is the second branch in Tooele County.

Avascent's Stephen Ganyard and Christopher Meissner at the 9th US-Japan CIP Forum
On December 4th, Stephen Ganyard and Christopher Meissner of Avascent participated in the 9th Annual US-Japan Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Forum, organized by the Vanderbilt University Center for US-Japan Studies and Cooperation.

Can Biomimetic Dentistry Prevent Root Canals? San Diego Cosmetic Dentist Explains
Dr. Robbi Wilson, a cosmetic dentist in San Diego, says biomimetic dentistry offers patients two beneficial advantages: to conserve their teeth for better, long-term dental health, and to help preserve their finances due to lower treatment costs. The philosophy behind biomimetic dentistry proposes that teeth in their natural form are at their strongest and most successful. As a result, Dr

NetApp Certification Prepares Next Generation of Storage Professionals for Increasing Complexity of Data Management
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP)

The Honorable Leon Panetta Joins Panelists at the Reagan National Defense Forum: Building Peace Through Strength Through 2025 at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library; November 16, 2013

Trying to Prevent Cavities in Your Child's Teeth? A San Diego Dentist Offers Some Tips
Establishing good oral health habits in children early on are essential to ensuring healthy development of their teeth and gums. Unfortunately, for many American children, proper oral health care is something that often goes overlooked or neglected

The Miller Group Awards Sixth Annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship to Arizona State University Student & Member of the U.S. Military
The Miller Group announced its sixth annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship has been awarded to Jerad E. McDaniel, an Arizona State University (ASU) student pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Finance. Mr

Creative Edge Nutrition Signs Exclusive Distribution Deal With Europa Sports
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. (OTC Pink: FITX), a nutritional supplement company focusing on active lifestyles today announced that its performance based products by its brand Cenergy Nutrition will now be Exclusively Distributed by the US's top Distributor Europa Sports. http://www.europasports.com/

Give a Gift to RememBEAR From Build-A-Bear Workshop
Give the Build-A-Bear Workshop® (NYSE: BBW) gift of friendship this holiday season. There is something for everyone on your gift list -- including holiday favorites, new MY LITTLE PONY friends, winter-themed stuffed animals, personalized picks, gifts that give back, stocking stuffers and more

Brian Crowley to Step Down as Bsquare's President and CEO; Board Member Jerry Chase to Serve as Interim CEO
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected systems, today announced that Brian Crowley will be stepping down as the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Company's Board of Directors. Mr

AtHoc Wins Security Products' 2013 New Product of the Year Award for Mobile Security Applications
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication, today announced that its innovative mobile application for smartphone and tablet devices, AtHoc Notifier, has been awarded the Security Products' New Product of the Year Award for Mobile Security Applications

PacStar(R) Awarded $8.4 Million Contract by US Marine Corps for Deployable Communications Kits
PacStar®, a leading developer and supplier of advanced communications solutions for the U.S

Rear Admiral (Ret.) Julius Caesar Joins AtHoc Strategic Advisory Board
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication, today announced that Julius Caesar ("JC"), Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy (Retired), has been appointed to the company's Strategic Advisory Board

Prominent Homeland Security and Federal Agencies Attend AtHoc's First Annual National Capital Region User's Group Summit
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication, recently held the first annual AtHoc National Capital Region (NCR) User's Group Summit. Prominent federal government agencies, including TSA, Coast Guard, USPTO, USDA, and Veterans Affairs, joined AtHoc for the summit in Herndon, Virginia

Halberd Corporation Appoints New Hire
Halberd Corporation (PINKSHEETS: HALB) announces the hire of Mr. Maurice Sanders. Mr. Sanders comes to Halberd with an extensive background in the computer sciences field and has an impressive work history for almost two decades, including serving four years in the United States Marine Corps.

Smartronix Awarded Contract From U.S. Marine Corps to Provide Cyber Operations Support to the MCNOSC
The U.S. Marine Corps' Regional Contracting Organization -- National Capital Region -- has awarded Smartronix a one-year base contract with one-year and six month options to provide network operations, defense, and logistics support to the Marine Corps Network Operations and Security Center (MCNOSC), Quantico, VA. The contract, including all options, is worth approximately $40 million.

Bsquare Announces Board Changes
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected systems, today announced several changes to its Board of Directors:

Smartronix Awarded Contract From Department Of Interior (DOI) to Provide Cloud Services
Smartronix announced today it was an award recipient for the Department of Interior's (DOI) Foundation Cloud Hosting Services multiple ID/IQ contracts. This contract will help DOI with its goal to modernize and consolidate its data centers

AtHoc IWSAlerts Designated by Department of Homeland Security as Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology Under SAFETY Act
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication, today announced it was awarded the Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technology (SAFETY) Act Designation by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for its Interactive Warning System, AtHoc IWSAlerts™

Hit Songwriters and GI Jams Creators Denny Randell and Biddy Schippers Are Honored With a Special Commemorative Plaque at the Pentagon, Presented by Paul D. Patrick, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs
Founders of GI Jams® (www.gijams.com) and hit songwriters Denny Randell and Biddy Schippers were recognized at The Pentagon at the United States Department of Defense in Arlington, Va. during a special presentation of honor on June 14, 2013, where a dedicated plaque was presented to them by Major General, U.S. Army (Retired) Paul D

Bounce Energy Supports Local Texas and Pennsylvania Charities Through Social Media Campaign
This December, Bounce Energy is partnering with Toys for Tots and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh to raise awareness and funds for the charities through a Facebook 'like' campaign. For every new follower Bounce Energy receives on their Facebook page, they will donate $.50 to the charities, along with a base donation of $2500 to each.

Air Force Global Strike Command to Standardize All Bases on AtHoc Emergency Mass Notification System for Maximum Force Protection and Personnel Accountability
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that the United States Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC), headquartered at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana, is expanding their current AtHoc IWSAlerts™ EMNS to cover all five of their bases

Local Apartments Working to Make Difference for Dallas Children
As many Dallas businesses hunker down for the holiday months, The Zang Triangle luxury apartments in downtown Dallas are gearing up with a holiday toy drive benefitting local children. The apartments are hosting a Toys for Tots toy drive, running through December 19th

U.S. Army Materiel Command Expands Its Enterprise Implementation of the AtHoc Emergency Mass Notification System
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that the U.S. Army Materiel Command (AMC) has expanded its enterprise implementation of AtHoc IWSAlerts™ to support multiple additional installations and groups from the same Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) data center

AtHoc Emergency Communication Platform Named Best Mass Notification System in Government Security News' Homeland Security Award Competition
AtHoc, Inc

United States Marine Corps to Deploy AtHoc Emergency Mass Notification System Enterprise-Wide to Protect 225,000 Personnel Worldwide
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that the United States Marine Corps (USMC) has standardized enterprise-wide on the AtHoc emergency communications platform

Thomas Mackie joins TMMI Advisory Board
TMM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TMMI) ("TMMI" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Mackie to its advisory board, effective December 1, 2012.

AtHoc Appoints Daniel Moskowitz VP of Finance and Administration
AtHoc, Inc., the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems, today announced the appointment of Daniel Moskowitz as its new vice president of finance and administration. Daniel brings extensive experience in finance and operations that spans private, VC-backed companies as well as large public entities

U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hunter Liggett Deploys AtHoc IWSAlerts Emergency Mass Notification System for Force Protection and Personnel Accountability
AtHoc, Inc. (www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that U.S. Army Ft. Hunter Liggett has deployed AtHoc IWSAlerts™ EMNS for force protection and personnel accountability for both Ft. Hunter Liggett and Camp Parks, approximately 100 miles apart. Leveraging Ft

AHS Announces Speakers for Helicopter Military Operations and Technology (HELMOT) Conference
The American Helicopter Society (AHS) International's Executive Director Michael J. Hirschberg announced the speaker line-up for its 15th Annual Helicopter Military Operations and Technology (HELMOT) Conference, to take place 30 October through 1 November 2012. "Vertical Lift Technology: Mission Performance Now -- Flexibility for the Future" is the theme for the 2 1/2-day conference

Oasis Systems Acquires RNB Technologies
Oasis Systems, a leading provider of Information Technology, Systems Engineering and Enterprise Applications to the Department of Defense, announced today that it acquired Virginia-based RNB Technologies in an all-cash transaction.

US Military Tailoring Body Armor for Female Troops
The global body armor and personal protection market is estimated to value US$1.5 billion in 2012 and to increase at a CAGR of 4.89% during the forecast period (2012-2022), reaching its peak of US$2.4 billion by 2022. The market consists of three categories of body armor and personal protection: Soft armor, Hard armor, and Protective headgear.

EarthBlock Technologies Completes Acquisition of Earth Gen-Biofuel, Inc.
EarthBlock Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EBLC) at its Board meeting today approved the terms of the purchase agreement and authorized its President to close the transaction today for the acquisition of 100% of the equity of Earth Gen-Biofuel Inc., a Los Angeles-based company that is establishing itself as a supplier of castor beans to be grown and processed into vegetable oil for use as biofuel

xG Technology Names Industry Veteran Rich Schubiger to Lead Government Sales Group
xG® Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (AIM: XGTU.L) (AIM: XGT.L), the developer of a portfolio of wireless communications technologies that solve the spectrum crisis, including cognitive radio networks, is pleased to announce that Rich Schubiger has joined the Company as its new Vice President of Government Sales

Robert Hutchinson Joins Stifel Nicolaus Weisel's Financial Institutions Group
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that Robert Hutchinson has joined the firm's Investment Banking division as a Managing Director in its Financial Institutions Group (FIG). Mr

Wreaths Across America and Truckload Carriers Association Join Forces to Honor the Nation's Fallen Heroes
Each year, trucking companies and professional truck drivers donate their tractor-trailers and time to deliver thousands of remembrance wreaths to our nation's military cemeteries on behalf of Wreaths Across America (WAA). Today, WAA and the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) announced a new partnership that will further the success of this important mission to honor our fallen heroes.

Aflac Goes Green With Totally Green's ORCA Green Machine
Totally Green, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TLGN), a pioneer in organic food processing systems and compostable packaging alternatives, reports another successful test pilot of its revolutionary ORCA Green™ Machine with Aflac, Inc. (NYSE: AFL), the nation's number one provider of supplemental insurance.

Parvus Receives $4.9M Order for DuraCOR Rugged Mission Computers Deployed in Mine Detection
Eurotech subsidiary Parvus announced that it has received a $4.9 Million (USD) follow-on order for DuraCOR mission computer subsystems specified in the Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Husky Mounted Detection System (HMDS) developed by Virginia-based NIITEK (part of the Chemring Group)

Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions Names David Fisher as Regional Sales Director, Atlantic Region
David Fisher, 41, joined Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions as Regional Sales Director for the company's Atlantic Region, comprising Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and West Virginia. The announcement was made by Jack Waldie, Regional Sales Vice President.

Ancestry.com Collection Reveals Military History of Ted Williams, Lee Harvey Oswald, Bea Arthur and Many Others
Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, today announced that more than 27 million new records and images detailing U.S. Marine Corps activities during World War II and the Korean War are now available on Ancestry.com

Soldier asks Michelle Obama to be his date at the Marine Corps Ball
Michelle Obama got a surprise invitation when a soldier asked her to be his date at the Marine Corps Ball in the coming year.

Agencies should investigate into Pak memo scandal: Haqqani
Pakistan Ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani has said that agencies should investigate that who is behind the memogate scandal and who can take advantage of the army-establishment clashes.

'Missing link' James Logan Jones confirms his role in Pak memo row
James Logan Jones, former United States National Security Advisor and a retired US Marine Corps General, has confirmed that he had acted as a mediator between Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz and the former chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen, to hand over a secret memorandum from a Pakistani diplomat to the latter.

US military build-up in Australia not aimed at China, any other nation: Rudd
Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd has said that American military in his nation is a 'contingency', but not aimed at China or any other country in particular.

100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation
The 2011 Centennial of Naval Aviation has been celebrated across the country throughout the course of the year paying tribute to the amazing progress and achievements of the United States Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation. At the closing of the Centennial year, on December 1, men and women who have shaped the legacy of Naval Aviation over the past century will assemble in Washington, D

Cubic to Showcase Latest Training Technologies During I/ITSEC Conference in Orlando
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) will present its latest innovations in live, virtual and constructive training technologies this week during the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)

EADS North America Test and Services Receives a Multi-Year Contract to Build Turboprop Engine Test Systems for the U.S. Navy
EADS North America Test and Services, a division of EADS North America, Inc., has been awarded a three-year IDIQ contract to produce the new Turboprop Test Instrumentation (TPTI) system and related Test Program Sets (TPSs) for the test of U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps T56 turboprop engines

The United States Marine Corps Deploys Comprehensive Oracle Solution to Create a Global Combat Support System
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

Department of Defense Builder, The Korte Company, Teams Up With U.S.M.C. and Operation Brightside to Build Community Garden for Marine Week 2011
On June 20th, the United States Marine Corps will descend on St. Louis for Marine Week 2011. One of the week's main projects will be the construction of a demonstration garden at the corner of South Kingshighway and Shenandoah.

Justin Bieber invited to be high school student's prom date
Justin Bieber has been invited by a high school student from Virginia to be her prom date.

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