Press Releases

  • WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The National Association of Social Workers will host social workers from across the United States and around the world at its "Social Work: Courage, Hope and Leadership" national conference on July 23-26 in Washington, D.C. at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel.

  • PISCATAWAY, N.J.---- IEEE, the world’ s largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the formation of the IEEE 802.3™ 25 Gb/s Ethernet Study Group to explore the market opportunities and needs for a single-lane 25 Gb/s speed for server interconnects for Ethernet.

  • LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- California Community Foundation announced the 24 recipients of its annual CCF Fellowship for Visual Artists– breaking the record for the largest number of grants to Los Angeles County artists in the program's history.

  • MALIBU, Calif., July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The Hollywood and Malibu communities rallied together on Sunday, July 20, to raise $600,000 for the California Wildlife Center at a fundraiser hosted by Oracle founder Larry Ellison and his girlfriend, animal activist and philanthropist Nikita Kahn.

  • SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 22, 2014-- REACH Air Medical Services announces the expansion of their Northern California operations with a new base in Rancho Cordova, California providing life‐ saving 24/ 7 emergency medical services to the Sacramento area. REACH chose this location to better serve the needs of one of the fastest growing areas in the Sacramento region.

  • WALLDORF, Germany, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- SAP SE today announced that it has consolidated its global account for communications, advertising, media and other marketing services with Omnicom Group. "Omnicom's agencies delivered us a compelling, end-to-end vision for the next generation of the SAP brand," said Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP.

  • BURLINGTON, Mass., July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Decision Resources Group finds that the market for interventional cardiology devices in Canada will remain relatively stagnant at a value of around $80 million through 2022. This is despite the fact that percutaneous coronary intervention volumes are growing faster in Canada relative to other developed markets, such as the United States and Europe.

  • CAMP HILL, Pa., July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- AMES ®, a leading U.S. manufacturer of lawn and garden products, received a Bronze Industrial Designers Society of America 2014 International Design Excellence Award in the Design Strategy category for its visual brand language revitalization.

  • WEST CHESTER, Pa., July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Shop for a cure with designer bargains galore. QVC and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund are joining forces once again for " QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE," an annual "designer charity sale" scheduled to be broadcast live from the Hamptons on Saturday, July 26 at 2 PM.

  • New Study: H.R. 4577 to Cost $21 Billion over 10 Years Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:59 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Legislation backed by the drugstore lobby championing so-called "any willing pharmacy" mandates in Medicare Part D would undermine the availability of lower cost preferred pharmacy networks and increase Medicare spending by $21 billion over the next 10 years, according to new research from The Moran Company released by the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association..

  • AUSTIN, Texas, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- HIETexas today announced that Healthcare Access San Antonio, the Health Information Exchange organization for Bexar and 21 surrounding counties in South Central Texas, has achieved full accreditation with the Texas Health Information Exchange Accreditation Program from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission and the Texas Health Services Authority, which operates HIETexas.

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has upgraded the credit ratings for Boston Properties, Inc. and Boston Properties Limited Partnership as follows:. --$200 million preferred stock to' BBB-' from' BB+'. --$1 billion unsecured revolving credit facility to' BBB+' from' BBB';.

  • SALT LAKE CITY, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Empowered Solutions Group, Inc. is pleased to announce it has officially changed its name to CaseWorthy, Inc. The company was founded in 2008 and is a leading provider of Social Services Technology to include software expertise and turnkey implementation services.

  • ALPHARETTA, Ga., July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology– known as XLTE– in more markets including Dalton, Georgia to boost 4 G LTE network capacity and enhance high-speed services for customers.

  • NEW YORK, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Travelzoo Inc., a global Internet media company, unveiled its new iOS app today, making it easier for travelers to save up to 60% on high-quality experiences in more than 150 popular destinations worldwide.

  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala.---- Books-A-Million, Inc. announces a special celebration. Harry Potter, one of the most popular book series characters in publishing history, celebrates his birthday on July 31– and every Books-A-Million store across the country will host a party that all his fans can enjoy, muggle and wizard alike.

  • NEW YORK---- Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Credit Card Index: Movers& Shakers-- U.S.

  • ERLANGER, Ky. and MACAU, July 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Today, The United States Playing Card Company, manufacturer of premium playing cards under brands such as BEE, Bicycle and Hoyle, announced the acceptance of membership of its subsidiary, The United States Playing Card Company Limited, into the Macau Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Association.

  • Barnes Group Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    BRISTOL, Conn.---- The Board of Directors of Barnes Group Inc. has declared a quarterly cash dividend of eleven cents per share. Barnes Group Inc. and its predecessor companies have paid a cash dividend to stockholders on a continuous basis since 1934..

  • NEW YORK---- Levi& Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Design Within Reach, Inc. for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Herman Miller.