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Waller Adds 18 New Attorneys in Second Half of 2015
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP has added 18 new attorneys since July 2015. Among the latest additions to Waller's roster of more than 200 attorneys are 2015 law school graduates who recently became licensed to practice.

Danfoss Breaks Ground on New Application Development Center, Enables HVACR Compliance With Low-GWP and Efficiency Standards and Regulations
BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwired - December 09, 2015) - Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency electronic and mechanical components, controls, compressors and variable frequency drives for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, industrial, and water systems, yesterday broke ground on a new state-of-the-art laboratory for the testing of HVACR equipment

Blue Diamond Ventures, Inc. to Market Commercial Rooftop Solar Power and Solar Thermal Generation Systems Following Joint Venture Agreement With Technology and Renewable Energy Developer 510 Nano, Inc.
Blue Diamond Ventures, Inc. (OTC PINK: BLDV) has entered into a joint venture agreement with 510 Nano, a national solar power company, and Green Power Partners (GPP), a renewable energy company, to provide Commercial Rooftop Solar Power and Solar Thermal Generation Systems. The joint venture is named Your Energy Solution-Solar (YES).

Marcus Lemonis of CNBC's "The Profit" Kicks Off the $10 Million "Ballgames to Books" Challenge
CNBC host, entrepreneur and philanthropist Marcus Lemonis has shown over and over that he knows how to help companies increase revenue on his hit CNBC reality series, "The Profit," and now he is asking college sports fans to do the same for their favorite schools

Stanford, MIT and Harvard top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the most innovative universities
NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 - Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the world's most innovative universities. The Reuters Top 100 ranking aims to identify which institutions contribute the most to science and technology, and have the greatest impact on the global economy

CES Synergies Commences Major Dorm Demolition at Florida State University
CRYSTAL SPRINGS, FL--(Marketwired - July 16, 2015) - CES Synergies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CESX) ("CES" or the "Company"), a full service environmental, asbestos abatement and demolition company, announced today that it has started demolition and abatement activities at Florida State University.

Barroso Named Eastern Division Vice President of Sales
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) is pleased to announce that Juan Barroso has been named the Eastern division vice president of sales for Saia LTL Freight. In this position, Barroso will oversee both the field and national account sales functions.

Which U.S. Colleges and Universities Graduate With Honors in Social Media?
Technology and data company, Engagement Labs (TSX VENTURE: EL), creator of eValue Analytics™ and the eValue™ score, today released data rankings on the top U.S. universities and colleges on Facebook and Twitter.

New Comcast Spectacor Brand Defines Next Generation of Live Event Experiences for Fans
Comcast Spectacor, a leader in the sports and entertainment industry, is raising the bar on live event experiences by announcing today that its three divisions -- Global Spectrum, Ovations Food Services and Paciolan -- now operate as Spectra, a singular, new brand. Clients and customers look for seamless experiences whether at a trade show, concert or sporting event

ETST Announces Matthew Cohen as CEO, CFO and Director, ETST Announces Thomas H. Wright III, Esquire as COO and Director
BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB: ETST) ("ETST" or "the Company"), a unique biotechnology company focused on nutraceuticals, bioceuticals and dietary supplements, is excited to announce that Matthew Cohen is the new CEO and CFO. Matthew Cohen has also been added as a board director to ETST

Stewardship Financial Corporation and Atlantic Stewardship Bank Announce the Election of Richard W. Culp as Chairman and Howard R. Yeaton, Jr. as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
MIDLAND PARK, NJ--(Marketwired - May 20, 2015) - Robert J. Turner, Corporate Secretary of the Stewardship Financial Corporation (SSFN), and its subsidiary Atlantic Stewardship Bank, both of Midland Park, New Jersey announced the election of Richard W. Culp as Chairman and Howard R. Yeaton, Jr., CPA as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Corporation and the Bank.

CES Synergies, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results -- Gross Margin Improves Over Same Quarter Last Year
CRYSTAL SPRINGS, FL--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) - CES Synergies, Inc. (OTCQB: CESX) announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015.

Louis Rossi CEO of StationDigital Corporation to Be Interviewed Live on Clear Channel - iHeart Business Talk Radio
StationDigital Corporation (OTCQB: SDIG), a multimedia digital broadcast company that offers free music streaming for millions of songs, announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Louis Rossi will be interviewed live by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel - iHeart Business Talk Radio's "The Trader's Network Show." In this exclusive double-segment interview, Mr

Snipp Interactive Inc. Hires Agency Expert Jennifer McDaigle as Vice President of Sales and Client Services
Snipp Interactive Inc. (TSX VENTURE: SPN) ("Snipp"), an international provider of mobile marketing solutions listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (Trading Symbol: SPN) is pleased to announce that it has hired Jennifer McDaigle as Vice President of Sales and Client Services.

Fences Unveils "Sunburns"
Elektra recording artist Fences has unveiled their latest single "Sunburns." The song -- produced by Chris Walla, co-founder and former guitarist/songwriter for Death Cab for Cutie -- is featured on the Seattle-based band's forthcoming label debut "LESSER OCEANS," which arrives March 10th. All pre-orders of "LESSER OCEANS" (http://smarturl

Claudia G. Reithauser Joins Miami Office of Fiduciary Trust International as Managing Director and Business Development Officer
Fiduciary Trust Company International, a global investment management firm serving individuals, families, endowments and foundations and an affiliate of Franklin Templeton Investments, today announced that Claudia G. Reithauser has joined the firm as Managing Director and Business Development Officer of Fiduciary Trust International of the South. She will be based in Miami.

Perma-Fix Environmental Services Hires Two Senior Industry Experts
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - January 07, 2015) - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: PESI) today announced the hiring of two senior industry experts, Jeff Bowers as Vice President of Nuclear Services Performance Assurance & Business Development and Tony Mason, for the positions of Corporate Radiation Safety Officer and Certified Health Physicist.

Doral Bank Launches Classroom Grant Program in Bay Schools
Doral Bank (NYSE: DRL) has invested in the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians by creating a classroom grant program benefitting teachers and students in Bay County, Fla., public schools.

First Choice Healthcare Appoints Gary Pickett, CPA as New Chief Financial Officer
First Choice Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: FCHS) ("FCHS" or "First Choice"), a diversified holding company focused on delivering clinically superior, patient-centric, multi-specialty care through state-of-the-art medical centers of excellence, today announced the appointment of Gary D. Pickett, CPA as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer, replacing Donald A

NeuLion Reports 22% Year-Over-Year Increase in Third Quarter Revenue to $12.2 Million
PLAINVIEW, NY--(Marketwired - November 06, 2014) -

Boynton Beach, Fla. Is Branch #49 for Brokerage Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.
Brokerage firm Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. opened an office in Boynton Beach, Fla. and added five financial professionals, company officials announced today. The location joins Melbourne, Panama City, Pensacola and Destin as the firm's fifth in the Sunshine State. With the opening, the firm now has 49 offices and nearly 200 advisors in locations across 24 states.

SERKET Racing Places Focus on Veteran Education
WELLINGTON, FL--(Marketwired - August 28, 2014) - SERKET Racing is proud to announce a new set of education initiatives created for military veterans and their families.

Woodman's of Essex Celebrates College Book Week
Woodman's of Essex, where the very first fried clam in the world was invented, is celebrating their college-bound employees with College Book Week. And in honor of their 100th Anniversary, Woodman's is extending the celebration to their college-bound customers as well.

ETST Adds Prominent Lawyer, Thomas Hill Wright III, to the Advisory Board to Assist With Its New Products and Growth as an Emerging Health and Wellness Company
Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB: ETST) ("ETST" or "the Company"), a unique biotechnology company focused on nutraceuticals, bioceuticals and dietary supplements, today announced the addition of Thomas Hill Wright, III to its advisory board

Quture Retains Martin Scott CFO Consulting to Prepare and File Forms 10-K and 10-Q With Securities & Exchange Commission
Quture International, Inc. (OTCQB: QUTR) ("Q") today announced that after an extensive search, it has engaged Martin Scott CFO Consulting Services, Inc. to work with its legal counsel and auditor to prepare and file its Forms 10-K and 10-Q's as previously discussed in the Company's recent Shareholder Letter and Update

MedHOK Appoints Troy Smith as Chief Operating Officer
MedHOK, a leader in providing a single platform for care, quality and compliance for health plans, pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs) and other risk-bearing entities, announced today the appointment of Troy Smith as chief operating officer (COO)

RenuEn Corp Announces Corporate Update
RenuEn Corporation (OTC Pink: RENU), a Renewable Energy Development and EPC Company, announced today that the company has expanded its legal representation and Energy Solutions Dealer Program.

William Mills Joins Sionic Mobiles Advisory Board
Atlanta-based Sionic Mobile, an mCommerce company providing mobile gifting, payments and rewards, today announced that William Mills, CEO of William Mills Agency, has joined its advisory board of directors.   Mills brings more than 30 years of financial marketing and branding expertise to Sionic Mobile’s board

Curves: Why Using a Weight Loss Range Is Easier Than Sticking to a Target
This press release corrects and replaces one previously sent on July 29, 2013 at 12:01 AM AEST (July 28, 2013 at 10:01 AM ET). The location of the press release has changed, as well as the contact information corresponding to it. The complete and corrected version follows.

Veterans' Pathway to Business Success Awards Grant to Verissimo Global
Veterans' Pathway to Business Success ("Veterans' Pathway"), a non-profit, entrepreneurial grant program for Florida's Veterans who have served in Afghanistan or Iraq post 9/11, announced today that it had awarded a $30,000 grant to Verissimo Global, a Tampa Bay area start-up.

Constellation Brands Increases its Board of Directors; Elects Robert Hanson of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. and Judy Schmeling of HSN, Inc.

First Choice Healthcare Solutions Announces Key New Additions to First Choice Medical Group's Clinical Team
First Choice Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: FCHS) ("FCHS"), a diversified holding company focused on delivering clinically superior, patient-centric, multi-specialty care through state-of-the-art medical centers of excellence, today formally welcomed the addition of five physicians to the clinical staff of First Choice Medical Group ("FCMG") in Melbourne, Florida.

Cassidian Communications' Emergency Call Taking System Supports Four-Agency Consolidation in Leon County, Florida
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T5 Data Centers Names New Chief Operating Officer and New Chief Business Officer
T5 Data Centers (, innovators in providing state-of-the-art, customizable and highly reliable computing support environments for any enterprise, has named two executives to key positions to help oversee customer success as part of the company's growth. Mike Casey will assume a new role as Chief Operating Officer, and Frank Lyles has been named Chief Business Officer.

Doral Bank Vice President Receives Community Service Award From Urban Revitalization Equity
Doral Bank, a subsidiary of Doral Financial Corporation (NYSE: DRL), today announced that Steve Bornhoft, Doral Bank Florida's marketing director, received a community service award from the Advisory Committee for Urban Revitalization Equity (ACURE), a civil-rights organization based in Panama City, FL.

Arch Therapeutics Appoints Senior Management Team Members
Arch Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ARTH) ("Arch" or the "Company"), a life science company and developer of AC5™, a novel product aimed at controlling bleeding and fluid loss in order to provide faster and safer surgical and interventional care, is pleased to appoint Mr. Alan Barber as CFO and Mr. William M. Cotter as COO.

Avaya and IAUG Announce 2013 Customer Innovation Award Winners at Converge!
Awards highlight companies and organizations reaping the benefits of building communication, collaboration and customer service strategies on Avaya Six visionary companies cited for creative use of unified communications, contact center and/or data solutions and commitment to excellence

iTalk, Inc. Announces Richard Dea Has Joined the Company as CFO
iTalk, Inc. (OTCBB: SOPC), announced today that Mr. Richard Dea has joined the Company as its new CFO, Treasurer and Director. Mr. Dea, brings over 25 years of diverse financial accounting, systems and regulatory experience working directly with some of the world's leading telecom organizations

Accounting Firm Marks Paneth & Shron Appoints New Partner and Two Principals
Accounting firm Marks Paneth & Shron LLP (MP&S) has named a new partner and principal to its Tax Practice and a new principal to its Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group.

Lincoln Property Company Acquires Grand Campus Living
Lincoln Property Company (LPC), the third largest apartment management firm in the United States, announced today that it has acquired Grand Campus Living (GCL), formerly a student housing division of Phoenix Property Company. The acquisition will expand the company's current conventional portfolio to include a student housing division.

iSirona to Sponsor Code-A-Thon Programming Challenge
iSirona, a provider of simplified solutions for medical device integration, today announced that it has joined forces with the Department of Computer Science at Florida State University (FSU) to sponsor a programming challenge for FSU students. Code-A-Thon will take place from October 19 to October 21, 2012, with the winning individual or team receiving $1,500 in cash.

Nanotechnology Textbook Written by Nationally Recognized Industry Experts Now Available on Amazon
NanoProfessor®, the global leader in hands-on undergraduate nanotechnology education, announced today that its textbook, "Introduction to Nanoscale Science and Technology," is now available for purchase on®

Team Rivalry Gets Stickier With New College Duck Tape(R) for Buckeyes and Wolverines Fans
Few college football rivalries come close to the legendary match-up between The Ohio State University (OSU) Buckeyes and The University of Michigan (Michigan) Wolverines. When these two teams face-off, Buckeyes fans unite in a sea of scarlet and gray, while Wolverines die-hards adorn themselves in head-to-toe maize and blue

Cambridge Associates Appoints Jeffrey Mansukhani Director of Strategy for Research Navigator, Firm's Comprehensive Alternative Asset Manager Research Platform
Cambridge Associates, provider of independent investment advice and research to institutional and private clients worldwide, has named Jeffrey D. Mansukhani, 47, a Managing Director of the firm, Director of Research Navigator(SM) Strategy.

Pennington, Moore, Wilkinson, Bell & Dunbar to Be Presenting Sponsor of Florida Gaming Congress, February 25-26, 2013
Pennington, Moore, Wilkinson, Bell & Dunbar -- one of Florida's most prominent law firms -- will be presenting sponsor of the Florida Gaming Congress. This important event, which takes place February 25-26, 2013, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, is solely owned and produced by Spectrum Gaming Group (

UPDATE: Digital Marketing and Analytics Expert Josh Dreller Joins Visual IQ
Cross channel marketing intelligence software provider Visual IQ today announced that seasoned media veteran Josh Dreller has joined the company as senior director, client and industry solutions

Digital Marketing and Analytics Expert Josh Dreller Joins Visual IQ
Cross channel marketing intelligence software provider Visual IQ today announced that seasoned media veteran Josh Dreller has joined the company as senior director, client and industry solutions

AMA Foundation Names Minority Scholars Award Recipients
In an effort to promote diversity, encourage the elimination of health care disparities and alleviate the high cost of medical education, the American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation has presented 13 outstanding medical students from across the country with $10,000 Minority Scholars Awards.

Florida State University Renews Partnership With Paciolan
Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, and fundraising solutions in college athletics, announced today that Florida State University ("FSU") has renewed its partnership with the company

Farmers Insurance Announces Partnership With the Golf Coaches Association of America
Farmers Insurance, the sponsor of the PGA TOUR's Farmers Insurance Open, is proud to announce a partnership with the Golf Coaches Association of America as the presenting sponsor of the Academic Team Awards

Future of U.S. Housing Markets Depends Largely on Echo Boomers
The next two decades in housing markets depends largely on the Echo Boomers. That's according to panelists at the "Shifting Demographics and Housing Choice: A Whole New World?" session today during the Realtors® 2012 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo here.

Media Advisory: Realtors(R), Policymakers Convene in Washington, D.C.
WHAT: Realtors® Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo WHEN: May 14-19, 2012 WHERE: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road, NW, Washington, D.C. Realtors® from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C

vRad Names George Morgan as CEO
Virtual Radiologic (vRad), a technology-enabled national radiology practice and the largest telemedicine company in the world, announced today that George Morgan, former Chief Operating Officer (COO) of US Oncology, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr

Almeda University Offers Leadership in New Educational Environment
There are relatively few businesses that can claim to have been around for more than a hundred years, and fewer still that can radically reinvent themselves after so much time. According to a recent Huffington Post article, however, this is precisely the situation in which Post University has found itself

New Business Revolutionizes Pillows to Unzip for Workspace, Convenience and Flair
A new business has put a zippered spin on the traditional couch pillow for the convenience of multi-taskers everywhere. It's All in the Pillow™ offers patented plush pillows that unzip to provide a non-slip tray table, allowing users to work and relax with convenience.

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Hires First Sales Professional, Jodi Mork, From Tallahassee Recruitment and Awareness Building Campaign
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, today announced that it has hired Jodi Mork as a relationship (sales) manager in Tallahassee, Fla

GenoVive Expands Scientific Advisory Board, Adds Prominent Experts in Nutrigenomics and Exercise Physiology
GenoVive, a pioneer in DNA-based, all-natural weight management solutions, today announced that Dr. Ruth DeBusk, PhD, RD, and Dr. Barbara E. Ainsworth, PhD, MPH, FACSM, FNAK, have joined the company's Scientific Advisory Board, advising on the integration of nutrition and exercise into the innovative and all-natural weight management program based on genetic science.

Thank your genes for academic success
Genetic markers that may influence whether a person finishes high school and goes on to college has been identified by researchers.

Crocodiles have strongest bite of any living animal
Crocodiles can kill with the strongest bite force measured for any living animal, researchers say.

Employees' 'sweethearting behaviour' can cost their employers
Some frontline service employees who are rewarded for hikes in customer loyalty and satisfaction also may engage in "service sweethearting," a clandestine practice that costs their employers billions of dollars annually in lost revenue, a new study had found.

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Report Finds Incredible Value in College Town Living
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC today released its 2011 College Home Listing Report (College HLR), which ranks college towns across the country in home affordability. The report provides the average home listing prices for three-bedroom, two-bathroom properties that were listed for sale on coldwellbanker

Willpower: 'The Greatest Human Strength' that sets our species apart
The willpower to regulate our emotions, resist temptation, break bad habits and perform up to our potential is the "greatest human strength", and is a virtue that sets our species apart, a US researcher says.

Bickering couples likely to keep bickering for the rest of their marriages
Do you fight and argue all day with your spouse? If yes, then your current level of conflict probably won't change much for the remainder of your marriage, according to a study.

Oldest prehistoric woolly rhino discovered in Tibet
A Florida State University geochemist and his team have uncovered the oldest prehistoric woolly rhino ever found in Tibet.

Video games may not boost cognition
Much of the work done over the past decade linking video games with better cognitive and multitasking skills is fundamentally flawed, US researchers say.

World most powerful magnet makes its debut at Florida State University lab
The world most powerful magnet has made its debut at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory at Florida State University.

Biologist discovers 7 new mice species in Philippines
A Florida State University biologist has discovered seven new species of mice through decoding of DNA drawn from the reclusive 'new' mammals.

Eating dried plums can help prevent fractures and osteoporosis
Dried plums have been found to have a positive effect on bone health, and a Florida State University researcher has said that eating them could help prevent fractures and osteoporosis.

Higher gender equality means more sex, finds study
A new global research has shown that people have more sex in countries with higher gender equality.

'More than 40 pc of employees would blank their bosses in street'
A new study has shown that volatile relationships between managers and staff are sending people over the edge on a daily basis.

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