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Monday, March 19, 2012

  • Le Tip West Palm Beach Goes Digital --- DELRAY BEACH, Fla., March 19, 2012
    Posted at 10:44 AM
    Le Tip of West Palm Beach has contracted RealTime Marketing Group to create and design their website. Le Tip of West Palm Beach is a chapter of Le Tip, a national business leads organization that helps said businesses find success through personal referrals. The West Palm Beach chapter is one of three in the state of Florida. CEO of RealTime Marketing Group, as well as member of the group, Terra Spero, commented saying, "It is essential for an organization such as ... read more
  • Posted at 10:42 AM
    CEO and Founder of GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), Patrick Bertagna will be presenting at the Undiscovered Equities Winter Conference on Wednesday, March 21st, at 10:00 AM. The Conference will be held at 225 N.E. Mizner Boulevard, suite 100, Boca Raton, FL 33432 and will host more than 300 members of the investment community including accredited, angel investors, hedge fund managers, analysts, bankers and top brokers, as well as members of the financial media. On Tuesday, March 27th, Mr. Bertagna will be ... read more
  • Posted at 10:38 AM
    Vital Therapies, Inc., a development stage biotechnology company focused on allogeneic cellular therapy for acute liver failure, today announced that it has appointed Duane Nash, MD, JD, MBA, as the company's Chief Business Officer and Medical Director. Dr. Nash joins Vital Therapies, Inc., from Wedbush PacGrow Life Sciences where he was Senior Vice President in Equity Research. According to STARMINE® / Thomson Reuters, Dr. Nash is currently ranked first among 66 equity research analysts nationwide who publish in the biotechnology ... read more
  • Posted at 10:33 AM
    The nation's first Minority Biomedical Entrepreneurship Conference (MBEC), will convene May 21-22 in Cleveland. MBEC offers a unique platform for minority professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, students and industry leaders to engage, network, collaborate and exchange ideas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120319/DC71722LOGO) Minorities represent less than 5 percent(1) of the growing biomedical industry workforce, and a fraction of that number engages in entrepreneurial endeavors. To address the issue of underrepresentation, and to increase minority competitiveness in the biomedical industry, The America21 Project, a minority innovation ... read more
  • Posted at 10:32 AM
    The W. P. Carey Foundation and the EastWest Institute will host top world leaders and distinguished guests at the Affordable World Security Conference March 27-28 at the Newseum in Washington. The conference will include appearances by two former heads of state, three Nobel laureates, and prominent ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    Organovo Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ONVO) ("Organovo") today announced the final closing of an oversubscribed $15.2 million private placement. At the final closing, the Company raised gross proceeds of $6.9 million through the sale of 6.9 million Units, at a price of $1.00 per Unit, to accredited investors. Post-closing Organovo has approximately 43.7 million shares of common stock issued and outstanding. As previously announced, the Company raised $6.5 million in gross proceeds on February 8, 2012, in the first closing of the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:24 AM
    The Counter Terror Expo US, being held May 16-17, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, will feature a panel of elite counterterrorism journalists to discuss the challenges that they face in covering global counterterrorism issues. The panel, “Media Perspectives ... read more
  • HerbDay 2012 Set for Saturday, May 5th --- AUSTIN, Texas, March 19, 2012
    Posted at 10:20 AM
    Herbs are essential components of everything from dietary supplements to incredible cuisine, beautiful gardens, effective personal care, and vital nutrients. To honor the myriad ways herbs enhance the lives of people everywhere, the 7th annual international HerbDay is scheduled for Saturday, May 5th, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100430/DC95601LOGO ) HerbDay is a coordinated series of independently produced, public, educational events that celebrate the importance of herbs and herbalism. HerbDay activities are held at retail stores, schools, farms, botanical gardens, garden centers, and public parks ... read more
  • Posted at 10:16 AM
    Boeing (NYSE: BA) will be a major sponsor of Major League Baseball and the Seattle Mariners for this year's season opening series in Tokyo, Japan. Gloops Japan Opening Series 2012 features the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics in a two-game series March 28 and 29. "The opportunity to spotlight our relationship with the Seattle Mariners in Japan, a place where Boeing has had a strong presence for more than five decades, gives us a great deal of pride," said Mary Foerster, ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Digital set-top boxes being deployed by the U.S. cable industry this year are projected to offer energy savings of 20 percent or more when the devices shift into a new “light sleep” mode, according to recent evaluations by CableLabs - Energy Lab. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:03 AM
    American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) is an ISO 9001:2008 certified supplier and manufacturer of 15”, 17” and 19” ultra-low power 2.13 GHz dual-core Intel Atom processor rugged stainless steel panel PCs for food and beverage industries. This new ... read more
  • TTI, Inc. News Release --- FORT WORTH, Texas
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    TTI, Inc., a indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire Sager Electronics, a privately held electronic component distributor headquartered in Middleborough, Massachusetts. Upon completion of the acquisition, ... read more
  • Tendril Selected as 2012 New Energy Pioneer --- BOULDER, Colo. & NEW YORK
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    Bloomberg New Energy Finance today announced Tendril as a 2012 New Energy Pioneer. Now in its third year, the Bloomberg New Energy Finance Pioneer program named nine other companies at the fifth annual Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit in New York. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    ICAP Patent Brokerage, a division of ICAP plc and the world's largest intellectual property brokerage firm and organizer of ICAP Ocean Tomo Auctions, is offering for auction patents that allow controlled previews of digital content from Amad Tayebi and Ashish K. Mithal. The lot will be included in the 15th ICAP Ocean Tomo IP Auction on March 29, 2012, at Terranea Resort near Los Angeles, California. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100614/CG20517LOGO) Background Distributing information products such as books, recordings, and multimedia works in digital form ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    UBM Electronics, the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced Dr. James Truchard, National Instruments president and CEO, and Jeff Kodosky, co-founder and National Instruments Business and Technology Fellow, have been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award Winners for the 2012 UBM Electronics ACE Awards. The Lifetime Achievement Award, selected by a panel of EE Times editors, goes to individuals whose contributions over a long career in electronics have had a demonstrable ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Union Settlement Association (www.unionsettlement.org) announced today that it has received a $20,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation to support the continuation of Union Settlement's technology education and computer labs in East Harlem. Union Settlement currently operates three technology labs which together serve over 3,000 participants in its youth, adult and senior programs. "This wonderful grant supports Union Settlement's mission of creating opportunity for the community in East Harlem," said David Nocenti, Executive Director of Union Settlement. "Technology resources and ... read more
  • Posted at 9:45 AM
    Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of JDA Software Group, Inc. ("JDA" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: JDAS), concerning whether the board has breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120215/MM54604LOGO ) On January 31, 2011, JDA announced that it had received a Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") request to review "information related to revenue recognition and other accounting and financial reporting matters for certain past fiscal years." Then, on March 15, 2012, JDA ... read more
  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    Forbes Media and comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced an agreement to implement viewable impression measurement across all display ad campaigns appearing on Forbes.com as part of its validated Brand Increase Guarantee (vBIG) program. This innovative offering from Forbes leverages comScore validated Campaign Essentials(TM) (vCE) to validate that ad impressions delivered as part of an advertiser's vBIG program are in-view, providing the assurance that advertisers will only be charged for ads that have had an opportunity to deliver the desired ... read more
  • Posted at 9:37 AM
    SeaChange International, Inc. (NASDAQ: SEAC), the leading global multi-screen video software innovator, is demonstrating its open solutions at IP&TV World Forum in London, March 20-22. SeaChange introduced its Adrenalin multi-screen web-centric video back ... read more
  • Posted at 9:37 AM
    StorageCraft Technology Corporation, a provider of best-in-class backup, disaster recovery, system migration and data protection for Windows servers, desktops and laptops, today announced that Intel and StorageCraft have partnered to offer a Backup & Recovery (BDR) appliance, operating on the ... read more