Press Releases

  • MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014-- Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing novel gene therapies to transform the lives of patients with sight-threatening ophthalmic diseases, today announced that Thomas W. Chalberg, Jr., Ph.D., Founder and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the "Gene Therapy Ascending?

  • LOS ALTOS, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Netskope, the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement, announced today that Gary Ochs, VP of channel and alliances, has been named by CRN as one of the "100 People You Don't Know But Should" in the IT channel for 2014. Selected by the CRN editorial team based on ongoing feedback throughout the year from solution providers and other industry executives, CRN's list celebrates under-the-radar channel management team members from some of the industry's top vendors and distributors.

  • CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Hope Paige Medical ID, leading manufacturer of fashionable and affordable medical ID jewelry, has announced its "HERB it Forward" scholarship program. Shelly Fisher, CEO of Hope Paige Medical ID, was inspired by her father, Herb Lotman, a self made business man whose lifetime was dedicated to helping others.

  • 48 Factoring Inc. Appoints New Board Member Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    WAYNE, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- 48 Factoring Inc. today announced that Michael P. McNulty, entrepreneur and executive was appointed to the company's board of directors. He most recently founded and served as Chairman and CEO of Movitas LLC, a mobile platform company acquired by Allin Interactive Corp in November 2013.

  • INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- BATS Wireless, the world's leading innovator of wireless stabilization, optimization, and tracking systems today announced the result of its continued development of enhanced technology that focuses on solving the connectivity problems that frequently plague operators in the energy market utilizing deep and ultra-deepwater FPSOs, FSOs and drillships.

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- DSW Inc., a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer, is pleased to announce the opening of a new store across in the Gateway North in Brooklyn on October 9. The address of the new store is: Gateway North 550 Gateway Dr. Brooklyn, NY 11239.

  • TrueCar Reports Positive Indicators on Industry Health Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- TrueCar, Inc., the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform, reported today that the estimated average transaction price for light vehicles in the U.S. was $31,014 in September 2014, down $449 from September 2013 and down $587 from August 2014. In September 2014, the average incentive was $2,801 and the average transaction price was $31,014.

  • DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, announced today that its advanced process technology will be used to produce renewable diesel for the U.S. military through the U.S. Department of Defense Advanced Drop-in Biofuels Production Project.

  • 5% of Americans Expect to Have Space Traveled in the Next Six Years.

  • PLANO, Texas, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Frito-Lay and PepsiCo employees from offices throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex today will take part in the fifth annual PepsiCo United Way Day of Caring.

  • NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014-- Greystone, a leading national provider of multifamily and healthcare mortgage loans, today announced it provided a $19,500,000 bridge loan for the acquisition of two multifamily properties in Dallas, TX. The transaction was originated by JD Stettin, a mortgage originator based in Greystone's New York office.

  • STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo.---- Ski towns are all about lifestyle.

  • Array Networks Unaffected by Bash Vulnerability Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    MILPITAS, Calif.---- Array Networks Inc., a global leader in application delivery networking, today announces that Array Networks products– including APV, vAPV, AG, vxAG and EOS products– are NOT exposed to the bash vulnerability.

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Celexion, a bioengineering company developing powerful platform technologies and products for partners in the pharmaceutical, industrial, agricultural, and life science research sectors, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has recently granted three U.S. patents to the company, bringing the total U.S. patents issued to Celexion to eight.

  • TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- To celebrate the upcoming 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China and to create a moment of warmth among the members of the city's Chinese community, a public-benefit show-- " Toronto- The Chinese Heart" flash mob show organized by LeMine Investment Group was successfully held in Toronto on September 16.

  • NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation entered into an accounts receivable securitization arrangement with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. and PNC Bank, N.A. on September 26, 2014. The Securitization generated proceeds of $175 million which were used to partially prepay the Company's existing term loans.

  • NEW YORK---- The Interactive Advertising Bureau is today releasing the first“ What Works& Why: IAB Global Insights Report,” highlighting a curated selection of digital campaigns that have won IAB MIXX Awards and other honors in 14 countries all over the world, including Australia, Belgium, Chile, Croatia, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Peru, Romania, South Africa, Sweden, Turkey, and the U.K. It builds upon the landmark look“ under the hood” of previous award-winning campaigns,“ What Works& Why: The 2013 IAB MIXX Awards Insights Report,” unveiled late last year that tapped into the expert opinions of some of the biggest names in digital advertising in the U.S.

  • TEL AVIV, Israel---- Giraffic announced today that Vuser Electronics, a developer of software and hardware systems for IP-based set-top boxes and high quality DLP Pico Projector, has selected and integrated Giraffic’ s Adaptive Video Accelerator™ technology into its unique all-in-one“ over-the-top” TV system.

  • Atlanta Firm Joins Lee & Hayes Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    SPOKANE, Wash.& ATLANTA---- Lee& Hayes PLLC, an industry-leading Intellectual Property law firm with growing corporate and litigation capabilities, continues its rapid growth trajectory with the acquisition of Hope Baldauff, LLC, an Atlanta patent law firm with 11 attorneys, two patent agents and six staff members.

  • Switch.co Launches First Phone System for Google Apps Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Switch Communications, previously known as Firespotter Labs, announced the launch of Switch.co today. Created for today's mobile workforce, Switch.co is a cloud-based, business-grade phone system that works across all devices and platforms including iOS, Android, Mac, PC, Linux, and even the old desktop phone.