Press Releases

  • XL Group Expands Marine Team on West Coast Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- XL Group adds marine insurance underwriting expertise establishing field operations in San Francisco and Los Angeles with the addition of Mikki K. Williams as Regional Vice President, and Bruce Pichon as Inland Marine Manager to its North America Marine business' West Region.

  • The partnership kicks off with the North American releases of Claudia Meyers' Fort Bliss on September 19 th, followed by Catch Hell on October 10 th, The Culture High on October 17 th, and closes the fall with A Merry Friggin Christmas starring Robin Williams on November 7 th.

  • FALMOUTH, Maine, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Today, TideSmart Global, an experiential marketing and media firm, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to initiate the construction of Viridescent House, the first net-positive building in Maine. "Maine is one of the least energy efficient states," said Steve Woods, CEO of TideSmart Global.

  • National Foundation for Infectious Diseases: Media Alert Thursday, September 18, 2014 10 to 11 AM ET.

  • Train Makes A Stop At QVC Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    WEST CHESTER, Pa., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Train, the San Francisco hitmakers behind three Grammy Awards, are performing live at QVC Friday, September 5 at 5 PM during the " Train: Q Sessions Live ®" broadcast. "Train is acclaimed throughout the world for their potent and melodic repertoires," said Ken O'Brien, senior vice president of merchandising at QVC.

  • SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Institutional Real Estate, Inc. CEO Geoffrey Dohrmann has announced the launch of a new website, " realassetsadviser.com".

  • IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Alteryx, Inc., the leader in data blending and advanced analytics, today announced the availability of Alteryx Analytics 9.1 which continues to empower analysts with more data blending for all of the sources of insight they need to use– all in an intuitive workflow and with no coding required.

  • FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The leading online graphic design solution just got better. PosterMyWall.com' s new licensing agreement with Getty Images adds hundreds of thousands of new graphics and images to PosterMyWall.com' s huge library of templates and backgrounds.

  • HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- VOXX International Corporation today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Pat Lavelle will be presenting at the Wedbush Securities California Dreamin' Consumer Management Access Conference on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. The investor conference is being held at Le Parker Meridien Hotel located in New York City and VOXX International will be presenting at 12:45 p.m. Eastern.

  • DALLAS, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Southwest Bank, as Trustee of the Sabine Royalty Trust, today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.38170 per unit, payable on September 29, 2014, to Unit holders of record on September 15, 2014. Sabine's cash distribution history, current and prior year financial reports and tax information booklets, a link to filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission and more can be found on its website at http://www.sbr-sabineroyalty.com/.

  • DES MOINES, Iowa---- David Meeks of Forsyth, Georgia submitted a photo capturing the excitement of his little boy’ s reaction to seeing his own room for the first time in the family’ s new home. The photo and accompanying story resulted in him becoming the first $250,000 winner in the Wells Fargo“ What Makes a Home” contest.

  • Scanbuy Receives 2014 Best of Manhattan Award Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    NEW YORK---- Scanbuy, the world’ s leading mobile engagement solutions provider, has been selected for the 2014 Best of Manhattan Award in the Systems Software Development Services category by the Manhattan Award Program. These exceptional companies help make the Manhattan area a great place to live, work and play.

  • The Moaning Words by Alan Dean Foster Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    VALENCIENNES, France, September 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/--. Bestselling science-fiction author Alan Dean Foster and mobile storytelling specialist BYOOK are joining forces to develop and announce THE MOANING WORDS. "Manea Castet, Game Director& BYOOK Cofounder.

  • BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Second Amendment Foundation today announced that Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership has become part of the SAF family, bringing together two stalwart gun rights organizations under one banner.

  • American Humane Association, the country's oldest national humane organization, announced the appointment of animal welfare expert Michelle Ganci as national director of its Humane Heartland™ program, which through the American Humane Certified™ farm animal welfare program applies rigorous science-based standards and independent third-party auditing to ensure that animals on more than 8,000 farms are provided with sufficient space, proper and healthful living conditions, humane treatment, and the ability to engage in natural behaviors.

  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014-- A record number of U.S. colorectal surgeons received hands-on training using the da Vinci Surgical System at the fourth-annual Colorectal Fellowship Training Program, sponsored by Intuitive Surgical. Intuitive Surgical hosted 88 residents this year, up from nine when the program was first offered in 2011..

  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia---- Klondike Gold Corp. announces that it has entered into an agreement with the shareholders of 46799 Yukon Inc., a private company, to acquire all of the outstanding shares of 46799 Yukon Inc. in consideration for the issuance of 6,435,000 common shares of the Company at a deemed price of $0.20 per share. 46799 Yukon Inc. is the holder of the other 50% interest in the joint venture on the Company's Indian River Property located in the Yukon Territory.

  • TransFirst and Ability Commerce Announce Alliance Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- TransFirst ®, a leading provider of transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, and Ability Commerce, a leader in direct commerce retail systems, are pleased to announce they have entered into a new agreement to provide a fully-integrated processing solution that will optimize the customer experience.

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO---- U.S. federal banking regulators yesterday issued their final rule on the liquidity coverage ratio that formalizes what will become a key benchmark of liquidity for U.S. banks. Banks with greater than $250 bn in total consolidated assets will be held to a higher LCR standard than banks with total assets between $50 bn and $250 bn.

  • FirstString Research Reports Findings in the Peer-Reviewed Journal of Investigative Dermatology.