Press Releases

  • LAS VEGAS, Jan. 13, 2016-- After an impressive career spanning over 3 decades of charitable service, Miracle Flights Founder and National President, Ann McGee, announces her retirement. Since 1985, Miracle Flights has provided over 96,000 flights for families with sick children who find it necessary to travel for specialized medical care.

  • Chinese Investors Are Still California Dreamin' Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 10:52 AM ET

    APR COO Rainy Hake, VP of relocation and business development Michi Olsen and 12 Realtors from around the Bay Area spent two weeks touring China to update their knowledge of Chinese consumers, media outlets, banking systems and international home buyers. Among other stops, the tour included APR's third year at the Luxury Property Showcase, a visit to HSBC Bank in...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The market for wearable medical devices has the potential for rapid growth as underscored by partnerships among companies such as IBM, Under Armour, MC10, and L'Oreal at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, according to Kalorama Information. "A multi-billion-dollar market with lots of upside can put some interesting...

  • TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/- Exco Technologies Limited today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2015 after the close of business on Wednesday February 3, 2016. The Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Exco Technologies Limited will also take place on February 3, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. at Exco's...

  • Publix CEO Announces Retirement Plans Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 10:51 AM ET

    LAKELAND, Fla.---- Today, Ed Crenshaw announced his plans to retire as CEO of Publix Super Markets April 30, 2016. Crenshaw began his Publix career in 1974 as a front-service clerk in Lake Wales, Fla. After working in a variety of retail and support positions, he was promoted to director of retail operations for the Lakeland Division in 1984. In 1991, Crenshaw moved to...

  • AUSTIN, Texas---- Fitch Ratings affirms the' AA' rating on the following Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Texas' outstanding debt:. LARGE AND DIVERSE ECONOMY: Population and employment trends in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan statistical area reflect continued expansion. HIGH BUT MODERATING DEBT LOAD: DART issued over $3 billion of sales tax bonds over 2007-2010 to...

  • IRVINE, Calif.---- Khang& Khang LLP announces that it is investigating claims of potential misrepresentations by Esperion Therapeutics, Inc.. If you purchased shares of Esperion during the Class Period, please contact Joon M. Khang, Esquire, of Khang& Khang, 18101 Von Karman Avenue, 3rd Floor, Irvine, CA 92612, by telephone: 419-3834, or by e-mail at joon@khanglaw.com.

  • Pactera Acquires Blue Fountain Media Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 10:47 AM ET

    BEIJING, Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Pactera Technology International Ltd. announced its acquisition of Blue Fountain Media, a New York- based digital agency specializing in growing brands online through custom website design, results-driven digital marketing and mobile application development for both B2B and B2C companies across all industries...

  • CHICAGO---- Commercial Distribution Finance, a business of GE Capital announced today it has extended its inventory financing program with Branson Tractor, a tractor distribution company, through 2019. Headquartered in Rome, Georgia, the company also has warehouse, assembly and distribution centers in Texas and Oregon. About GE Capital, Commercial...

  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. today announced plans to exhibit its latest Sigrity™ signal analysis and power integrity technologies for system-level, power-aware multi-gigabit interface compliance during this year's DesignCon at booth 515 from January 19 to 21, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif.. Panel: Reducing Noise in Power...

  • NEW YORK---- Harvest Capital Credit Corporation exited its $5.5 million debt investment in Optimal Blue, LLC, a leading provider of SaaS mortgage technology solutions. About Harvest Capital Credit Corporation. Harvest Capital Credit Corporation provides customized financing solutions to privately held small and mid‐ sized companies in the U.S., generally...

  • SANTIAGO, Chile& BUENOS AIRES, Argentina---- Fitch Ratings has assigned an' AAA' rating based on the Texas Permanent School Fund and an' AA' underlying rating to the following Mabank Independent School District, Texas unlimited tax bonds:. --$20.995 million ULT school building and refunding bonds, series 2016.. Fitch also affirms $34.9 million of outstanding district...

  • DETROIT, Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The MAHLE Group's components and systems are featured on nine of the 10 engines recently named to the Ward's list of 10 Best Engines for 2016.. "The variety of engines and powertrain systems among this year's winners that are equipped with MAHLE components underlines the fact that we are committed to consistently providing our...

  • SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Three of the nation's top consumer advocates today asked the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to adopt as standard equipment three new advanced safety technologies that could prevent thousands of deaths and injuries, and billions in property damage, from rear-end crashes.

  • WASHINGTON and NEW YORK and LONDON, Jan. 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- MarketResearch.com published a blog post covering the market for smart clothing and textiles. To learn more, visit our blog: http://hubs.ly/H01QyrK0. In the fitness sector alone, shipments of smart clothing are expected to reach 26 million garments by 2016, surpassing every other type of wearable...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2016-- eSchoolView, an award-winning website developer and hosting service for school systems across the country, and PowerSchool, the world's leading learning company, are joining forces through an independent software vendor partnership agreement to boost productivity and strengthen ties within school communities. PowerSchool,...

  • About Astoria Financial Corporation Astoria Financial Corporation, with assets of $15.1 billion, is the holding company for Astoria Bank. Established in 1888, Astoria Bank, with deposits in New York totaling $9.0 billion, is the second largest thrift depository in New York and provides its retail and business customers and local communities it serves with...

  • CHRISTCHURCH, England, January 13, 2016/ PRNewswire/--. Curtiss-Wright's Industrial division today announced it has launched a new non-contact, rotary position sensor from its brand family of Penny& Giles. With an 8 mm low-profile sensor body and a small footprint, this fully-encapsulated, IP68/IP69K-rated sensor offers exceptional levels of performance...

  • MILPITAS, Calif.---- HEAT Software, a leading provider of Service Management and Unified Endpoint Management software solutions, today announced a new partnership with InFront Consulting, a Global IT consulting organization that specializes Microsoft System Center technologies. HEAT Software delivers the world’ s most powerful fusion of truly flexible,...

  • CHICAGO---- Antares Capital announced today that it has hired four industry veterans to lead its finance, human resources, IT and legal functions. They include Mary Cecola as chief information officer, Bruce Frank as general counsel, Barry Giarraputo as chief financial officer and Lisa Jablonski as managing director and head of Human Resources.