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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

  • Posted at 7:16 AM
    Qforma, the leading provider of advanced analytics and predictive modeling technologies for the health sciences industry, today announced that Robert Holmes, Qforma's Chief Technologist, has been selected as one of PharmaVOICE Magazine's "100 Most Inspiring People in the Life Sciences." The PharmaVOICE 100 were nominated by PharmaVOICE readers who identified individuals they consider to have the greatest influence and positive impact on the life sciences industry. Dr. Holmes was cited by colleagues for bringing his advanced analytic techniques out of ... read more
  • Posted at 7:15 AM
    Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN), an engineering and technology solutions company based in Arlington, VA, that provides services to the Department of Defense and other federal agencies, announced today it has named Kathleen Casey as Executive Director of Veterans Affairs. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120801/NE49967) Under her new job, Casey is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating and conducting all operations of the division. In addition, she will provide operational and technical expertise in support of the identification, planning and execution of new business development ... read more
  • Posted at 7:10 AM
    BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, August 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (NasdaqGS: CKSW), a leading provider of automated workforce management and optimization solutions [http://www.clicksoftware.com/solutions/index.asp ] for the service industry, will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 15th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference. The conference will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA on August 14-15, 2012. Shmuel Arvatz, Chief Financial Officer of ClickSoftware, will present on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 3:05 PM ... read more
  • Posted at 7:06 AM
    Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc., a leader in the new field of nuclear transport modulators, announced publication of preclinical models utilizing their proprietary SINE compounds in AML. SINEs specifically and irreversibly inhibit the nuclear transporter exportin 1 (XPO1), more commonly called CRM1 (chromosome region maintenance 1). CRM1 is the exclusive mediator of the nuclear export of p53, p73, pRb, FOXO, p21, p27, BRACA1, and other tumor suppressor proteins, along with the endogenous inhibitor of Nuclear Factor kB (NF-kB) known as IkB. Cancer ... read more
  • Posted at 7:04 AM
    North Highland, a global consulting company, today announced the launch of Enfathom, a new business intelligence (BI) and analytics solutions division created to help clients organize and analyze their data to produce meaningful, actionable insights. According to research by Gartner Inc., enterprise data will increase 650 percent over the next five years. Through the breakdown of information silos, Enfathom will enable its clients to better understand customer behaviors and buying preferences, improve pricing and profitability, increase supply chain efficiency and control, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:02 AM
    BioSurplus announced today that it will be hosting an online lab liquidation auction for the prestigious Neurosciences Institute in La Jolla, California. Founded in New York in 1981 and relocated to La Jolla in 1993, The Neurosciences Institute is a non-profit organization that carries out experimental research in neurobiology. The Institute is now shutting down its lab spaces and BioSurplus will be hosting the timed, online auction on its secure platform. The auction will be made up of almost 400 lots ... read more
  • Posted at 7:01 AM
    Qorvis Communications, LLC, one of the fastest-growing independent communications agencies in the United States, today announced the addition of D. Archibald Smart, accomplished digital strategist and interactive media authority, as partner. In this role Smart will lead Qorvis' award-winning digital and interactive services teams, bolstering Qorvis' ability to meet 21st century client communications challenges. Smart brings 15+ years of experience at the frontier of digital communications to Qorvis. Most recently, Smart managed high-profile online and digital political strategies at Targeted ... read more
  • Posted at 7:01 AM
    Transgenomic, Inc. (OTCBB: TBIO) today announced the following Webcast: What: ... read more
  • Posted at 7:01 AM
    HighRoads, industry leader in employer health care compliance and benefits management, today announced that it has designed the first-of-its-kind smart phone app that allows employers to provide legally-compliant Summary of Benefits & Coverage (SBC) materials to plan participants on a ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Metabolon, Inc. announces the completion of its acquisition of Lipomics Technologies, Inc. This transaction combines Metabolon’s world-leading metabolomics technology platform for commercial services and diagnostics with Lipomics’ world-leading TrueMass® Profiling lipids technology platform. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) yesterday completed its acquisition of the Ship Repair and Coatings Division of Earl Industries, a leading East Coast ship-repair company that supports the U.S. Navy fleet in Norfolk, Va., and Mayport, Fl. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to General Dynamics' earnings in 2013. "The acquisition of the Ship Repair and Coatings Division of Earl Industries enhances our ability to compete in the growing naval ship-repair market," said Fred Harris, president, General Dynamics NASSCO. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Online Resources Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCC), a leading provider of digital financial services, today announced the first anniversary of its technology solutions centre in Bangalore, India, which has quickly grown from its initial hire a year ago to an 80-employee staffed office with ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    EagleEye Analytics' new Real-Time Scoring Service is enabling insurance carriers and program managers to harness the power of analytics within their day-to-day decision-making, according to EagleEye, the leading provider of world-class predictive analytics solutions for the property and casualty industry. Capitol Insurance Companies and Distinguished Programs are implementing the new service to enhance their commercial lines underwriting. EagleEye's Real-Time Scoring Service is a cloud-based solution that makes the firm's machine learning-based technology -- proven best in more than 160 engagements ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    SOS Online Backup has scheduled a special series of webinars in August entitled, "Pricing & Pitching the Cloud." Each will focus on a different scope, helping MSPs and VARs develop the correct pricing, marketing and delivery strategies and ultimately turning "the Cloud" into a recurring revenue stream. Learn about the SOS 360° Partner Program at http://www.sosonlinebackup.com/reseller. (LOGO: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120619/LA23409LOGO) Also in August, there will be webinars dedicated to resellers in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and South Africa that will address hot topics like ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Manhattan's Physician Group (MPG) has opened a multi-specialty medical practice at 215 West 125th Street, between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Frederick Douglass Boulevards in Harlem to provide coordinated health care with increased access and convenience for all residents in the community. EmblemHealth will provide "point-of-care" support to MPG patients in the Harlem facility to help with medication and treatment adherence, home care, and community resources. Point-of-care coordination helps reduce the need for hospital readmission after discharge and has ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Finding out your child is sick is terrifying, overwhelming, and often expensive. While some families are grilling by the pool, others are drowning in medical bills. CardLab, Inc. wants to help lessen the financial burden to families as they battle with their child's illness, and you can help. For every retail card or Visa(®) Gift Card purchased on GiftCardLab.com by a consumer and retail card or Visa(®) Incentive Card purchased on IncentiveCardLab.com by a company during the month ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    PlanSource, a cloud-based, on-demand technology company that provides state-of-the-art benefits administration, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers through its insurance carrier and broker partners, has announced some of the major components of its 2012 Fall Release. The PlanSource Fall Release contains over 175 total new features and improvements, including a major redesign of the employee self-service portal which will further improve end-user experience, and a pilot release of the PlanSource Real-Time Interface with Anthem Blue Cross, which allows for real-time data ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    AUBURN HILLS, Mich., and NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- -- International recording artist Pitbull customizes 'iHeart Dodge Dart'; one lucky participant to win one-of-a-kind vehicle -- 'Road to Las Vegas' events in 11 cities across America combine music, Clear Channel radio personalities, Dodge Dart test-drives and Dodge blogger street ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    ApartmentList.com, the fastest-growing apartment search engine that is revolutionizing the way consumers find apartments, announced that Virginia Wang has joined the company as Vice President of Product. Wang was previously Head of Product for Marketing and Business Development at Gilt Groupe, the leading members-only luxury shopping site, where she was responsible for initiatives to increase user acquisition and promote consumer engagement. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120801/NY50065LOGO ) Prior to Gilt Groupe, Wang managed products at YouTube, PayPal and Microsoft, where she launched YouTube Video Annotations ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    August 1, 2012 - Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., has received a contract award valued at $1.2 million for solid-state, high-power RF duplexers from a major domestic prime contractor. ... read more