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OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals Appoints Charles L. Rice, Jr. to Board of Directors
BATON ROUGE, LA--(Marketwired - December 03, 2015) - OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: OBMP) ("OncBioMune" or the "Company"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of novel cancer products and a proprietary vaccine technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles L. Rice, Jr. to the Company's Board of Directors. Since June 2010, Mr

Veteran Attorneys Patsy Powers and Richard Westling Return to Waller's Healthcare Compliance and Government Enforcement Defense Team
Patsy Powers and Richard W. Westling, attorneys with more than 50 years of combined healthcare law experience, have rejoined Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP as partners in the firm's Nashville office

Aeolus Announces Formation of Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Advisory Board
MISSION VIEJO, CA--(Marketwired - November 04, 2015) - Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS), a biotechnology company developing compounds to protect against fibrosis, inflammation, nerve damage and infection announced the formation of its Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Advisory Board ("PFCAB")

BRG Co-Hosts Cyber Summit October 29 in Houston
EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - October 13, 2015) - Leading strategic advisory and expert consulting firm Berkeley Research Group will co-host a complimentary cyber summit with Tulane Energy Institute on October 29 in Houston

Gatewood Capital Partners Announces the Appointment of Alan Weinfeld as Partner
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 13, 2015) - Gatewood Capital Partners, a private equity firm with a dedicated investment vehicle focused on seeding new private equity managers and making strategic investments in the management companies of established firms, announced today that Alan Weinfeld, CFA, has joined the firm as a Partner.

Selectica, Inc. Names John K. Nolan Chief Financial Officer
Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), a global provider of SaaS enterprise contract lifecycle management, supply management, strategic sourcing, and purchase-to-pay solutions, including Enterprise Contract Lifecycle Management, eSourcing, eProcurement, spend analysis, and purchase-to-pay software, announced a change to the executive team. The Board of Directors has appointed John K

SEG Focuses on Education in the Geosciences
TULSA, OK--(Marketwired - October 05, 2015) - The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) this month is publishing a set of papers detailing the important role that science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education plays in meeting the global demand for geoscientists

Applied Minerals Appoints Chris Carney as Chief Financial Officer
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - Applied Minerals, Inc. (the "Company" or "Applied Minerals") (OTCQB: AMNL), a leading global producer of halloysite clay and advanced natural iron oxides, has appointed Chris Carney as Chief Financial Officer for the Company. Mr. Carney will replace Nat Krishnamurti who has resigned to pursue another professional opportunity.

Three New Officers Elected to ASTRO's Board of Directors and Three New Members Selected for Nominating Committee
FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwired - July 16, 2015) - The American Society for Radiation Oncology's (ASTRO's) members have elected three new officers to the Board of Directors and three members to serve on the Nominating Committee. Terms for all positions begin at the Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. Central time, at ASTRO's 57th Annual Meeting at the Henry B

Light-Based Technologies 'See' Through Walls, Monitor Cancer Treatments and Air Pollution, Preserve Artworks, More
Co-located major European conferences in optical metrology and biomedical optics in Munich, Germany, 21-25 June, featured highlights including two Nobel Laureates presenting in an International Year of Light (IYL2015) session on their work to enhance the resolution of microscopes.

NeighborWorks America 'Comeback Communities' Summit, and Day of Service Events in New Orleans Garner Support From JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo Housing Foundation
NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwired - June 16, 2015) - NeighborWorks America today announced that lead grants from JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo Housing Foundation are underwriting the Comeback Communities summit and enabling dozens of nonprofit professionals to attend the one-of-a-kind event here

Institutional Investor Announces Winners of Third Annual Student Analyst Competition
Institutional Investor, one of the world's foremost media brands, announces that Matthew K. Feldman, an undergraduate at Baruch College in New York, has won the 2014-15 All-America Student Analyst Competition.

SAS(R) Analytics U Spurs Record Software Use, Certifications, University Partnerships
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - April 27, 2015) - SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- In just one year, thousands of professors and learners of all ages have seized the opportunity for free SAS® software and training through SAS Analytics U

Fruition Partners Launches LIFT Intake and 4 More Apps for ServiceNow Store
KNOWLEDGE15 -- Fruition Partners, the leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for the service management sector, and a ServiceNow Master Solutions Partner, today released LIFT Intake along with 4 other apps, on the newly launched ServiceNow Store, empowering organizations to enhance and optimize the way they work through service management

Political Commentator and Strategist Donna Brazile to Deliver Spelman College Commencement Address May 17
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - April 14, 2015) - Donna Brazile, an academic, author, syndicated columnist, television political commentator, and political strategist, has been named Commencement speaker for the Spelman College Class of 2015. Brazile, who will receive an honorary degree, will address more than 475 graduates on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at 3 p.m

Oracle Industry Connect 2015 Brings Together Business Leaders and Visionaries to Share Expertise, Insight, and Innovation
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) announces its second-annual Oracle Industry Connect, an exclusive, executive-level event that enables leaders across industries to share strategies for organizational transformation and success. The event will take place March 25 through 26, 2015, in Washington DC.

Consortium Aims to Eliminate Malaria on Hispaniola by 2020 Starting With $29.9 Million Grant to CDC Foundation
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - February 25, 2015) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is leading a consortium of malaria partners aiming to eliminate indigenous cases of malaria on the island of Hispaniola by 2020. Acceleration of malaria elimination efforts will begin with a $29.9 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to the CDC Foundation

Fruition Partners Becomes First and Only ServiceNow Master Solutions Partner in Both Europe and USA
Fruition Partners, the leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for the Service Management sector, has just become one of the first UK companies to achieve the ServiceNow® Master Solutions Partner designation. Fruition Partners is now the only ServiceNow partner to earn this top status in both Europe and the US, where it has been a Master Solutions Partner since January 2014

Conductor Taps Software Marketing Veteran Sheridan Orr to Head Product Marketing
Conductor, the leading web presence management company, today announced that it has hired Sheridan Orr as senior director of Product Marketing. Orr will contribute her extensive expertise in SaaS marketing to promoting the company's flagship product, Searchlight™, as market demand increases for unpaid, organic web presence management solutions.

Cotton Creek Capital Expands Investment Team
Cotton Creek Capital is pleased to announce theaddition of Chris Weems to the investment team as an Associate in theAustin office.

College Kids Not Only Break the Bank but Also Break Their Phones
In the news release, "College Kids Not Only Break the Bank but Also Break Their Phones" issued earlier today by Gazelle, we are advised by the company that in the first bullet point below the table, the University in College Station, TX should have been listed as Texas A&M University, not the University of Texas as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows.

DBMM Continues Its Stage One Strategy and Adds Tutti to Digital Clarity Client Roster
Digital Brand Media & Marketing Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: DBMM) continues to effect its Stage 1 strategy of advancing aggressive organic growth, following the retention by American Green (OTC PINK: ERBB) two weeks ago, and today with the retention by Tutti Dynamics, a private company

Enterprise Service Management and Global Expansion Drive Fruition Partners Growth in 2014

Entuity Strengthens Management Team With Appointment of New Vice President of Worldwide Marketing
Entuity®, a leading global provider of enterprise-class network management solutions, today announced the appointment of Ms. Laurie Azaria Klausner to the position of Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, replacing former VP of marketing John McHugh, who retired earlier this autumn. Laurie brings 15 years of enterprise software marketing and partnership experience to the role

Stephanie C. Hildebrandt Nominated for Election to TRC Companies' Board of Directors
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) announced today that Stephanie C. Hildebrandt, 50, has been nominated for election to its Board of Directors at the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders on December 3, 2014. Friedrich K. M. Bohm, 72, Board member since 2004, is retiring from the Board and will not stand for re-election. Ms

Veteran Healthcare Information Technology Attorneys Steve Blumenthal and Kristen Johns Join Waller
Waller, one of the nation's preeminent law firms serving the healthcare industry, announced today that Steven E. Blumenthal and Kristen F. Johns have joined the firm's Nashville office. Blumenthal is a veteran transactional attorney with extensive healthcare information technology (HIT) and data privacy and security experience

Ashok Singh to Join Omnicare as SVP, Chief Information Officer
CINCINNATI, September 22, 2014 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE: OCR) today announced Ashok Singh has been appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer (CIO) effective October 1, 2014.

VIVUS and Auxilium Announce FDA Approval of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First and Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved to Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA and CHESTERBROOK, PA--(Marketwired - September 18, 2014) -  VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVUS) and Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for STENDRA® (avanafil)

Nation's Longest Running Plastic Surgery Practice Welcomes New Surgeon
Long Island Plastic Surgical Group (LIPSG) has announced the addition of its newest plastic surgeon, Dr. Richard Reish. As part of the LIPSG team, Dr. Reish will be performing a variety of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, including rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, liposuction, facial implants, and breast reconstruction

International Stem Cell Corporation Launches Stroke Program With Tulane University
CARLSBAD, CA--(Marketwired - August 05, 2014) - International Stem Cell Corporation (OTCQB: ISCO) ( ("ISCO" or "the Company"), a California-based biotechnology company developing novel stem cell based therapies, announced today that it has launched a new Stroke Program

MedStar Orthopaedics Expands; Welcomes Six Surgeons, Covering a Range of Orthopaedic Needs, to MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
MedStar Orthopaedics welcomes six expert surgeons to MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital: Mesfin Lemma, MD; Steven Kulik, MD; Darioush Nasseri, MD; Robert Peroutka, MD; Steve Petersen, MD; and Carmen Pichard-Encina, MD

Fruition Partners Acquires UK-Based Cloud Service Management Firm Partners in IT
Fruition Partners, the leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for the service management sector, and a ServiceNow Master Solutions Partner, today announced the acquisition of Partners in IT, Europe's leading Preferred Solutions Partner for ServiceNow

immixGroup Hires Bob Laclede as Top Channel Executive
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2014) - immixGroup, Inc., which helps technology companies do business with the government, announced today that Bob Laclede will join its senior executive team as Vice President, Channels.

Waller Hires Morgan Ribeiro as Executive Director of Healthcare Department
Waller, one of the nation's preeminent law firms serving the healthcare industry, announced today that Morgan Ribeiro has been named Executive Director of the firm's healthcare department

Michael Hartigan, Fordham University, Wins Institutional Investor's 2013-2014 All-America Student Analyst Competition
Institutional Investor, one of the world's foremost media brands, announces that Michael Hartigan, an MBA student at Fordham University's Graduate School of Business, has won the 2013-2014 All-America Student Analyst Competition.

Venyu Continues Cajun Code Fest Support and Sponsorship
Venyu, a leader in business continuity, cloud-based virtualization, and battle-tested data recovery, today announced the company's continued Cajun Code Fest sponsorship by providing support and Wi-Fi connectivity for all participants.

IntelliCell Biosciences Announces That It Is Collaborating With the Global Alliance for Innovation in Neuroscience, Inc. (GAIN) for Autism, Dementia and Brain Trauma
IntelliCell Biosciences, Inc. ("IntelliCell" or the "Company") (OTCQB: SVFC), a regenerative medicine company utilizing adult autologous vascular cells (SVCs) derived from the blood vessels found in adipose tissue, announced today that it will be entering into a collaboration with the Global Alliance for Innovation in Neuroscience, Inc

Transamerica Announces Appointment of New Chief Investment Officer
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - March 17, 2014) - Transamerica announces the appointment of Thomas (Tom) Wald, CFA, as Chief Investment Officer of Transamerica's Individual Savings & Retirement division. As a member of the senior management team, Mr

Crawford & Company: Crawford Names David Falgoust Senior Vice President of Ethics and Compliance

RealtyTrac Hires Marketing and Subscription Sales Expert Rob Talbot as Senior Vice President of Marketing
RealtyTrac™ (, the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, announced today that marketing and real estate specialist Rob Talbot has joined the company as senior vice president of marketing. In this role, Talbot will oversee the company's marketing and public relations departments and implement new marketing strategies.

PrimeSport Offers Official Fan Hospitality Packages to Texas and Oregon Fans for the 2013 Valero Alamo Bowl
PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, is offering fans an opportunity to be a VIP at the 2013 Valero Alamo Bowl with official fan hospitality packages. PrimeSport is the Official Fan Hospitality Provider for the Valero Alamo Bowl.

Fruition Partners Named a 2013 HIRE POWER AWARD Honoree by Inc. Magazine
Inc. magazine today ranked Fruition Partners on its second annual Inc. HIRE POWER AWARD list, an exclusive ranking of the nation's top job creating private companies. Fruition Partners generated 114 jobs from Jan. 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013, placing it at #7 among private business job creators within Illinois and #12 nationally within the IT Services industry

Dallas Rhinoplasty Surgeon to Make Presentation at JSAPS in Tokyo
An internationally recognized expert and leader in the field of rhinoplasty, Dr. Jack P. Gunter has been invited to the 36th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (JSAPS), which will be held in Tokyo on Oct 17th and 18. During the two-day conference, Dr. Gunter will serve as a special lecturer and make a presentation on the subject of revision rhinoplasty.

Heart Disease Trial Results Show Positive Patient Impact
A non-invasive blood test is now available that may help physicians exclude coronary artery disease risk in certain patients. Results from a clinical trial investigating an innovative assessment test provided information that can help physicians decide which patients do not need additional diagnostic testing for obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD)

PrimeSport Acquires Premiere Global Sports
PrimeSport (, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced today that it has acquired Premiere Global Sports, the leading collegiate & NASCAR travel and hospitality company. The acquisition now positions PrimeSport as the leading provider for tickets, travel, hospitality and VIP experiences in the industry

PrimeSport Announces Partnership as Official Ticket Exchange, VIP Hospitality, and Travel Package Provider for the 2013 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game
PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced today a partnership as the Official Ticket Exchange, VIP Pregame Hospitality and Travel Package Provider for the 2013 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

Dallas Plastic Surgeons Attend Lecture for Advanced Rhinoplasty
Dr. Jack Gunter, a Dallas plastic surgeon, has been contributing to the field of rhinoplasty for over 35 years. As the Medical Director of the Gunter Center for Aesthetics and Cosmetic Surgery, Dr

LANE Announces Promotions and New Hires
LANE, a national, independent agency specializing in public relations, digital marketing and investor relations, has promoted four key staff members. Shannon Riggs has been promoted to managing director, Jeff Segvich and Ming Lee Lacey have both been promoted to account director, and Stephanie Selk has been promoted to senior account executive

Adknowledge Announces "Big Mailers in the Big Easy" Contest
AdStation, Adknowledge's email channel, is announcing the launch of its "Big Mailers in the Big Easy" contest, a promotion rewarding both its highest-earning, and fastest-growing email marketing partners. The contest, which runs through August 30, rewards winners with a four-day, all-expense paid trip to the amazing city of New Orleans.

Waller Expands; Nashville's Largest Law Firm Adds 17 New Attorneys
Waller, Nashville's oldest and largest law firm, today announced the addition of 17 new attorneys to the following key practice groups:

Teche Holding Company Presents at Tulane University's 17th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference
(NYSE MKT: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, announced that Teche will present at the 17th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference hosted by Tulane University's A. B

Dr. Frederick N. Lukash Joins Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, PC
Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, PC (LIPSG), the largest and longest-running private academic plastic surgical practice in the United States, has announced the addition of Frederick N. Lukash, MD, FACS, FAAP as its 18th member physician.

Austinites Looking at LASIK Want to Know: Which Laser Technology Is Best?
One of Austin's top laser eye clinics, Dell Laser Consultants,, offers patients the most advanced and widest selection of LASIK technologies available in the Austin area including the only pupillometer -- designed to help ensure quality vision post LASIK -- in the city.

Hawaii Ophthalmologist Offers Patients the Convenience of In-Office Prescription Medication
Aloha Laser Vision, the private Hawaii eye care practice led by Dr. Alan Faulkner, was recently awarded "Best LASIK Center in Hawaii" by the readers of Star Advertiser. As part of his commitment to offering his patients custom-tailored, compassionate care, Dr. Faulkner has teamed up with EyeScripts Dispensing in order to provide prescription medication right at his practice's billing counter.

US Tungsten Corporation Appoints New Member to the Board of Directors
US Tungsten Corporation ("US Tungsten" or "USTU") (OTCQB: USTU), a company focused on becoming a near-term North American tungsten producer with the re-development of the historically productive Calvert Mine in SW Montana, is pleased to announce the addition of Norman Marcus, Esq. to the Board of Directors of the company.

Advanced Catheter Therapies Names Scientific Advisory Board
Advanced Catheter Therapies, Inc. (ACT), ( has announced the members of its Scientific Advisory Board, who will advise and assist the company in the development of current and future pipeline products.

Charles Bahn, MD: Surgical Simulators Enhance Medical Training, Patient Outcomes
While operating on patients is what surgeons are trained to do, the first few operations are extremely stressful for residents who have never before performed certain surgical techniques or procedures. Traditionally, students have to practice on human patients in order to hone their surgical skills, which increases the risks that patients face when going under the knife

BMO Global Asset Management Appoints Amit Prakash as Head of Wealth Management Products for Asia
BMO Global Asset Management today announced the appointment of Amit Prakash as Head of Wealth Management Products for Asia.

Dentsu America Announces Appointment of Jeff Hinson as Account Lead on New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation Team
Dentsu America has named Jeff Hinson as their local account lead for the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation (NOTMC).

Stifel Nicolaus Makes Another Healthcare Investment; Frederick (Rick) Wise & Jonathan Block to Join Stifel Nicolaus' Healthcare Equity Research Team
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated is pleased to announce today that Frederick (Rick) Wise and Jonathan Block will be joining the firm as managing directors and senior equity research analysts covering the healthcare sector.

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Names New Chief Science Officer
Arizona-based algae producer Health Enhancement Products (OTCBB: HEPI) has named Scott Freeman, MD to the post of Chief Science Officer as the Company continues to build out its senior management team. Dr. Freeman will help guide the Company through product development initiatives and compliance requirements.

Dallas Rhinoplasty Surgeon Delivers Lectures at Annual ASAPS Meeting
Jack P. Gunter, MD, a plastic surgeon in Dallas, recently returned from delivering several presentations at the 2012 Aesthetic Meeting for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) held in Vancouver, British Columbia

Teche Holding Company Presents at Tulane University's 16th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, announced that Teche will present at the 16th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference hosted by Tulane University's A. B

Michael W. Miller Responds to New Study on In Utero Alcohol Exposure, Urges Caution in Reading Data
One does not have to be an expectant mother to know that the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy is strongly shunned. The realities of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome are well known to most everyone, and all beginner parenting classes and books stress the importance of abstaining from drinking alcohol while the fetus is developing

Threshold Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Tillman Pearce as Chief Medical Officer
Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: THLD) today announced the appointment of Tillman Pearce, M.D. as its Chief Medical Officer. In this position, Dr

Maxim Group LLC Expands Equity Research Department With the Appointment of a Senior Enterprise Software Analyst
Maxim Group LLC, a leading full service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm, announced the appointment of Brad Sills as a Senior Enterprise Software Analyst.

All Saints' Episcopal Day School: Arizona Private School Graduates Accepted Into Top High Schools and Colleges
All Saints' Episcopal Day School, an independent and private school in Arizona offering Pre-Kindergarten through Grade Eight, is located in the heart of North Central Phoenix. For nearly 50 years, All Saints' has been providing students with a top-tier liberal arts education.

India-focused Projects Win Top Prizes at the 2012 Dell Social Innovation Challenge

Fast-acting anti-impotence drug could be potential Viagra rival
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new erectile dysfunction drug that reportedly works in less than 15 minutes.

Exposure to lead dust from vehicles increases violence rates
Childhood exposure to lead dust may have lasting physical and behavioural effects, it has been revealed.

Stem cells treatment restores erectile function
Researchers hope that stem cells treatment may help men who have Peyronie's disease, the condition which makes the pe**s difficult to achieve a straight erection.

Earthquake hit Haiti victims still living in camps: Study
More than a third of households affected by the deadly 2010 Haiti earthquake, and over half of those living in the camps, have not recovered basic household assets nearly two years after the disaster, an analysis by Tulane University researchers has revealed.

The College Network Forms Alliance With Tulane University School of Continuing Studies
The College Network™ and Tulane University School of Continuing Studies have formed an alliance to help students earn general education credit by using The College Network's Comprehensive Learning Modules™ to prepare for end-of-course proficiency examinations such as CLEP® and DSST®.

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

Technology Entrepreneur Dana Waldman Joins Cleartronic as Board Chairman and CEO
Adding the entrepreneurial leadership of a proven technology innovator, Cleartronic, Inc. (OTCBB: CLRI) today announced the appointment of Mr. Dana Waldman as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Medline President Andy Mills Honored With LFGSM's 2011 Distinguished Executive Award
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) honored Medline President Andy Mills with the Distinguished Executive Award for 2011 for his exceptional leadership and his contributions to the community. Mills accepted the award and delivered the Commencement Address to LFGSM's MBA Class of 2011 and 2,000 guests, during a ceremony held in the Navy Pier Grand Ballroom on June 26, 2011.

SituCon Systems Names Martin Boorstein as Chief Financial Officer
SituCon Systems Inc., a developer and manufacturer of emergency alerting and surveillance on-demand solutions for schools, municipal facilities, healthcare facilities and private businesses, today named Martin B. Boorstein as chief financial officer.

Parsons Appoints Russell as Vice President and Director of Contracts and Procurement, Operations Shared Services
Parsons is pleased to announce that Avis Russell has joined the firm as Vice President and Director of Contracts and Procurement, Operations Shared Services (OSS). In this role, she will be responsible for supporting all Parsons global business units served by OSS as well as for managing contract formation and procurement activities and contract administration work.

Treaty Energy Appoints Non-Executive Director
Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TECO), a growth-oriented energy company in the oil and gas industry, announced today that Bruce Gwyn, founder and managing member of LEVEL III TRADING, LLC, has been appointed to the Company's Board as a Non-Executive Director for a three year term, effective April 15, 2011.

Ponds not responsible for arsenic poisoning in India's groundwater
A study led by an Indian origin researcher has found that arsenic contamination in India's groundwater is not a result of arsenic coming from man-made ponds, suggesting instead that it originates in sediments in aquifers.

Security fears after researchers crack online word test
Fresh concerns about Internet security have cropped up after a team of scientists managed to build a computer program able to solve audio Captchas, used at websites belonging to companies like Microsoft, Yahoo, Ebay and Digg.

Stressful childhood may lead to shortening of telomeres
Researchers claim that stress suffered during childhood has deeper implications, which show at a later stage.

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