Mediabistro (a division of WebMediaBrands Inc., Nasdaq: WEBM) today
launched the AllFacebook
Services Directory. The new service is a classified subscription
that creates a marketplace for individuals or organizations to advertise
Facebook-related marketing, software, and other services.
... read more
BROOKLINE, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/10 -- Orban Biotech, a privately held company developing a novel therapeutic vaccine for the treatment and prevention of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (TIDM), announced today that it was awarded a $244,000 grant under the U.S Government's Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project ("QTDP") program. The QTDP program provides funding support for projects with potential for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. The award selection process also took into consideration those ... read more
BROOKLINE, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/10 -- Intlock, the leader in enterprise portal analytics, today announced the availability of CardioLog 2010, a comprehensive portal analytics solution for SharePoint 2010 users. CardioLog, used today by dozens of large and midsized organizations across major industries, enables SharePoint administrators and line-of-business managers to quickly gain insight into portal usage and dramatically improve portal quality. CardioLog 2010 for SharePoint 2010 is available for download.
In recent years, organizations from all sectors have invested ... read more
Monetate, a vendor of choice for testing, targeting, and personalization for eCommerce websites, today announced publication of its latest whitepaper: "4 Winning Strategies for Online Retailers."
Detailing four practical marketing best practices by which online retailers can quickly improve website conversion rates and revenues, without cutting margins, the whitepaper can be downloaded free of charge from http://www.monetate.com/winning-strategies-whitepaper.
According to David Brussin, Founder and CEO of Monetate, "These four strategies were chosen as 'most likely to succeed' by Brett Bair, Monetate's Chief Strategist, ... read more
Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a
leading provider of unified human capital management SaaS solutions for
global businesses, announced today that it will host a free,
interactive human resources workshop on Wednesday, November 17,
2010 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Scottsdale, AZ.
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Cobham Sensor Systems in San Diego was named Marble winner, taking top prize in the large company category at the 2010 Workplace Excellence Awards. The awards are sponsored by the San Diego Society for Human Resource Management.
Cobham was one of nine companies, selected from more than 87 nominated, honored at the awards ceremony which recognized exceptional human resources practices. Cobham is a nationally known designer and manufacturer of radio frequency (RF), microwave and millimeter wave products which support a wide ... read more
Vizibility Inc. (http://www.vizibility.com) today announces the closing of its over-subscribed seed round. The company, which launched its personal branding service just ten months ago, will use the funds to quickly expand partner integrations and accelerate development of its innovative search platform. Participating in the round were angel investors from San Francisco, Boston and New York including Race Point Capital Group and Boston Harbor Angels. Other major investors included Zinc Ventures in Calgary, Waterbridge in New York, and HalberdCross, a San ... read more
Yesterday, at the UP 2010 Cloud Computing Conference, PwC US and Cloudcor, Inc. announced the four winners of the UP 2010 Cloud Computing Awards, recognizing leadership in the field. UP 2010 is a premiere cloud computing event that brings together business leaders, IT professionals and investors in a unique forum designed to showcase innovative cloud computing technologies and companies. PwC was a Platinum Sponsor for the UP 2010 Cloud Computing Conference and the Cloud Computing Awards. The opening day of ... read more
AIR SHOW CHINA -- Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners (GSP) signed an exclusive, five-year Engine Management Program agreement with GMG Airlines for its current fleet of PW4060 and JT8D-200 engines. The agreement also covers future aircraft models that GMG Airlines will operate. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company.
"Pratt & Whitney's Engine Management Program will help us make informed decisions and track critical data for our growing fleet," said Shahab Sattar, managing ... read more
Studio Chateau, the innovative new internet-based options selection program, has been chosen as the management program for Irvine Pacific's two new communities Los Altos and Capistrano, located in the Villages of Irvine in Southern California.
Irvine Pacific, the home-building entity of The Irvine Company, one of America's most respected and diversified real estate companies, begins a foray into their homebuilding roots after a 25-year hiatus.
"We are thrilled to provide the design professionals, home builders and home buyers of Los Altos and ... read more
Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting,
managed application, managed messaging and managed
cloud services, today announced that R. Brooks Borcherding,
President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jim Pluntze, Chief Financial
Officer, will present at Merriman Capital’s ... read more
Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR) today announced that it is working with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) at the Super Computing 2010 (SC/10) conference in New Orleans (Nov. 15-18) in evaluating high speed, standards-based 40 GbE connectivity in support of scientific research that studies the global climate.
Some of the largest data sets in existence today are related to weather research and that data is used extensively throughout the world. The ability to rapidly share data across faster networks enables ... read more
Qlik Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:QLIK) a leading business intelligence
software company, announced today that it has filed a registration
statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
(the "SEC") for a proposed secondary public offering of 10,000,000
shares of its common stock. All of ... read more
Amedica/US Spine, a spine and reconstructive implant and instrument manufacturer focused on unique silicon nitride (SiN) technologies, recently completed a distribution/licensing agreement with Memphis, Tenn.-based BioDlogics that will clearly expand its presence in the growing spine and orthopaedic biotechnology arena. Amedica/US Spine will distribute stem cell products indicated for spinal fusion, adhesion barrier and nerve protection.
BioDlogics procures and processes human cellular and tissue-based products/allografts derived from the amniotic tissue of healthy, pre-screened live donors through scheduled caesarian births. From aseptic ... read more
Vericare won the Grand Prize and was named overall winner in the prestigious 2010 Workplace Excellence Awards, which recognize innovative and exceptional human resources practices. The awards are sponsored by the San Diego Society for Human Resource Management. Vericare's win was the first time in the 11-year history of the awards that a small company took the Grand Prize and won by unanimous vote.
Vericare was selected from 87 employee-nominated companies, honored at the recent awards ceremony. San Diego-based Vericare is ... read more
Tomorrow is a landmark day for men with advanced prostate cancer and the millions of families and loved ones who are profoundly affected. Provenge, a new prostate cancer treatment option, will be considered by the Medicare Evidence Development & Coverage Advisory Committee (MEDCAC). MEDCAC was established to provide independent guidance and advice to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). MEDCAC is supposed to supplement CMS' internal expertise and to allow an unbiased and current deliberation of "state of ... read more
Palatin Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PTN) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey D. Edelson, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Edelson has more than 15 years of leadership experience in the successful clinical development of medicines for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Dr. Edelson has been responsible for numerous clinical development programs and strategies focused on pulmonary, allergy, immunology, critical care, oncology, and supportive care targets.
"Dr. Edelson has a unique combination of medical, clinical drug development, and regulatory experience," ... read more
11Rush.com takes NFL fantasy gaming to heights previously unknown. The highly interactive platform is based on the idea that each NFL week is an entirely new fantasy competition. If you just miss out on winning one week, it won't have any effect on your chances of winning the next.
11Rush is the brainchild of online sports company Footbo Ltd, and follows on from the company's successful fantasy soccer offering, 11Kicks.
Just like on its soccer-equivalent, 11Rush users go up against family, friends ... read more