The Department of Veterans (VA) is expanding support nationally to
caregivers of Veterans with Alzheimer’s disease. A pilot program of the
REACH VA (Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer’s Caregiver Health in VA)
program showed great success in reducing stress on caregivers while
improving care outcomes for the ... read more
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in
February for the 19th consecutive month, and the overall economy
grew for the 21st consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives
in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business®.
The report ... read more
Evolution Labs (PVEL), an independent advanced photovoltaic testing
laboratory, has secured two facilities in Northern California which will
further its ability to provide the most comprehensive PV performance and
reliability evaluation in the industry. PVEL launched operations,
including laboratory ... read more
Corporation will be leading a featured session discussing the
current state of voice and Unified Communications (UC) security at Enterprise
Connect (formerly VoiceCon), the leading conference and exhibition
for enterprise IP telephony, Converged Networks and Unified
Communications in North ... read more
ACTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/01/11 -- Azimuth Systems Inc., a leading provider of wireless channel emulators and targeted test solutions, today announced that it has added several cutting-edge new features to its trusted Azimuth Field-to-Lab (FTL) solution that were previously unavailable in the testing marketplace, designed to help customers improve product quality and reduce time to market.
Azimuth's Field-to-Lab solution provides a test environment that is closer to the "real world" than ever before. It is the first ... read more
eLayaway, Inc. (OTCBB:ELAY.OB),
the Internet’s first and only patent pending layaway payment processor
has released the eLayaway Virtual Terminal, a new brick &
mortar version of its popular online layaway application. The new Virtual
Terminal makes it possible for brick & mortar retailers,
telemarketers and ... read more
Silverpop®, the only provider of a scalable, integrated email marketing and marketing automation platform, today announces it has hired Eric Holmen to lead its marketing efforts. Holmen comes to Silverpop from The Marketing Arm, an Omnicom company, where he served as senior vice president of its wireless division.
Holmen is a 20-year marketing veteran, having also served as President of mobile marketing firm SmartReply, where he grew revenue by more than 800 percent in seven years. Holmen has co-authored ... read more
David Zinczenko and Matt Goulding, the authors of the “Eat This, Not
That!” brand, announced today the publication of The Eat This, Not
That! No-Diet Diet (Rodale; Paperback, $21.99), a nutrition and
weight-loss plan based on the principles of the New York Times
bestselling series of ... read more
Inc. (NYSE:T) will webcast a presentation by Pete Ritcher, Senior Vice
President—Mobility Finance, at the Deutsche
Bank Securities 2011 Media and Telecom Conference in West Palm
Beach, Fla. on Tuesday, March 8 at 12:40 p.m. ET. The webcast will be
... read more
On Feb. 24-25, thirty-one Clear Channel radio stations across the country held Country Cares for St. Jude Kids radiothons( )and collectively raised more than $3.4 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, one of the world's premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic diseases.
This marked only the second year that a group of Clear Channel stations hosted radiothons during the same two-day timeframe, providing a big boost in the middle of the Country ... read more
AppTech Corp (Pink Sheet: APCX) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Oronoco Telecom, achieved sales slightly above $90,000.00 for the month of February 2011. Daniel Miroli, President of Oronoco commented: "Achieving sales of $90,000.00 in our first month of operations exceeded our expectations." Eric Ottens, CEO of AppTech, added: "Comparing sales for the first week of February with the last week of February, sales nearly tripled. We anticipate sales to continue growing at a brisk pace."
About ... read more
Insmed Incorporated (Nasdaq: INSM), a biopharmaceutical company, announced today that Insmed's shareholders approved the proposal relating to the conversion of Insmed's Series B Conditional Convertible Preferred Stock (Series B Preferred Stock) into Insmed's Common Stock and the proposal relating to the one-for-10 reverse stock split of Insmed's Common Stock presented at the special meeting of its shareholders held today.
As a result of the approval of the conversion of the Series B Preferred Stock, the 91,745,892 shares of Series ... read more
ATLANTA, GA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/01/11 -- ExamWorks Group, Inc. (NYSE: EXAM) today announced the closing of its acquisition of MES Group, Inc. ExamWorks paid total consideration consisting of (i) $175 million in cash, (ii) 1,424,501 shares of Company common stock, and (iii) $10 million of assumed indebtedness under MES' credit facility, which was paid off at closing.
About ExamWorks Group
ExamWorks Group, Inc. is a leading provider of independent medical examinations, (IMEs), peer and bill reviews and related services. ... read more
With the expansion of the global business and the advancement of pharma
and biotech industry in the last few decades, global shipments have
become crucial while import/export challenges have been rising and
changing. Adapting to ever-changing regulations and market landscape,
the pharmaceutical industry is continually struggling ... read more
Web users can now catch up quickly on the local economy in Vermont with JobsInVT.com's Jobs Report videos, detailing trends in several areas, including:
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110128/MM38306LOGO )
-- Job postings
-- Companies actively posting jobs on their sites
-- Full-time vs. part-time jobs and other situations
-- Where the jobs are located
-- Jobs in high-growth industries
-- ... read more
This year's proxy season provides new challenges--and new communication opportunities--for boards and companies. The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)--with support from Broadridge Financial Solutions--is providing its 11,000 members with on-demand insights from institutional investors in a specially recorded roundtable featuring long-term shareowners speaking candidly with corporate directors.
"Both directors and long-term investors have the same goal in mind--sustained success of the company," said Ken Daly, president & CEO of NACD. "In addition, we've seen a rise in investor ... read more
Perrigo (Nasdaq: PRGO;TASE) today announced that, as part of the anticipated follow-up to the warning letter Perrigo received on April 30, 2010, the Detroit Office of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has arrived at their Allegan facility for the re-inspection.
Perrigo Company is a leading global healthcare supplier that develops, manufactures and distributes OTC and generic prescription (Rx) pharmaceuticals, infant formulas, nutritional products, active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) and pharmaceutical and medical diagnostic products. The Company is the world's ... read more
CARY, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 03/01/11 -- Cicero Inc. (OTCBB: CICN), a global leader in customer experience management and desktop integration solutions, announced the general availability of Cicero XM Discovery 2.0, a nimble and configurable tool to capture and record how employees interact with desktop applications to quickly identify areas for process improvement and cost reduction.
Cicero XM Discovery, Customer Interaction Solutions Magazine's 2010 Product of the Year, includes information about the applications and windows that a user works ... read more
Game Developer's Conference - GamersFirst (www.gamersfirst.com), one of today's most popular Free2Play® MMO publishers, and Reloaded Productions, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of GamersFirst, announce the highly anticipated Closed Beta of APB Reloaded (APBR), a Free2Play action-based Massively, Multiplayer, Online, Third Person Shooter Game (MMOTPS).
"Our vision is to evolve the original APB game into the best AAA production-value Free2Play MMO shooter in the market today by carefully incorporating gamer feedback in the creative process," says Joshua Hong, CEO of GamersFirst. ... read more
GfK Custom Research North America, an industry leader in innovative market research tools and services, today announced that it has been awarded the General Services Administration (GSA) Mission Oriented Business Integrated Services contract (MOBIS). Having this contract allows GfK to directly and seamlessly serve public sector clients.
As the primary purchasing agent for most US governmental agencies, having the GSA validation signifies that GfK meets the high standards to enable government agencies to easily do business with GfK through various ... read more