Press Releases

  • Penton Marks Evolution to an Information Services Business, Rolls Out New Branding to Reflect Transformation

    November 21 2014 3:25 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- David Kieselstein, CEO of Penton, announced today at the Business Information Management Summit (c-level event for business information ecosystem), the launch of the Company's new branding and website (, which marks the evolution of Penton into an information services business.

  • IBM, Fluor and the University of South Carolina Team to Create Innovation Center

    November 21 2014 3:13 PM ET

    COLUMBIA, S.C., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM), the University of South Carolina (USC) and Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) today announced the formation of the Center for Applied Innovation. The Center will provide application services to both public and private sector organizations across North America with specialties in the areas of analytics and higher education industry solutions.

  • Greyhound Anticipates More Than 650,000 Customers To Travel This Thanksgiving

    November 21 2014 3:10 PM ET

    DALLAS, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As everyone makes their travel plans for the Thanksgiving holiday, Greyhound reminds consumers that traveling by bus is one of the safest, most convenient and affordable ways to travel. As the largest provider of intercity bus transportation and with more than 650,000 customers expected to travel to more than 2,300 destinations across the United States, Greyhound is preparing for one of its busiest travel periods of the year.  

  • Call for Speakers for Rural ACO Summit in Washington, DC

    November 21 2014 3:10 PM ET

    NEVADA CITY, Calif., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Rural Accountable Care Consortium is seeking speakers for the Rural ACO Summit, a free educational conference set for February 2, in Washington, DC.  The conference is being held in conjunction with the National Rural Health Association's Policy Institute, which begins February 3.

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  • CreateAthon Names Executive Director and National Board of Directors

    November 21 2014 3:07 PM ET

    COLUMBIA, S.C., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CreateAthon, one of the marketing industry's leading pro bono programs, announces the naming of executive director Peyton Rowe and the formation of the organization's charter board of directors.

  • Severely Wounded Veteran MSG John Masson Receives "Smart Home" In Southern Pines, North Carolina

    November 21 2014 3:01 PM ET

    SOUTHERN PINES, N.C., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, severely wounded MSG John Masson, along with his wife Dustina and their three children, were handed the keys and iPad to their new specially adapted Smart Home at a dedication ceremony held in Southern Pines, NC.  The Smart Home is designed and built with Masson's needs in mind and comes customized with a variety of features that ease daily challenges and helps restore independence, including retractable cabinets and shelving, automated lighting and security systems, transfer benches and more.

  • The Gymboree Corporation to Review Third Fiscal Quarter 2014 Financial Results

    November 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gymboree Corporation today announced it will hold a conference call and webcast to review third fiscal quarter 2014 financial results.  The call will be held on Thursday, December 11, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific/5:00 p.m. Eastern. 

  • TOME: Immortal Arena Launches On Steam

    November 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KIXEYE, a leading free-to-play game developer, today launched its new brawler MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) TOME: Immortal Arena on Steam. The game's debut on Steam is marked by the launch of a 5v5 Map "Sanctuary". Available now for free download TOME: Immortal Arena turns a new page for the MOBA category, with a streamlined, fast-paced, action-first approach to the popular game genre.

  • EMC "Doubles Down" on OpenStack

    November 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    HOPKINTON, Mass., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This Pulse blog post was originally published on November 4, 2014.

  • National Car Rental Elevates "Go Like A Pro" Campaign with New TV Ads Featuring Actor Patrick Warburton

    November 21 2014 2:58 PM ET

    ST. LOUIS, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Car Rental will unveil three new television commercials featuring actor Patrick Warburton as part of its "Go Like A Pro" advertising campaign. National is launching the 30-second spots to showcase its commitment to providing time-sensitive frequent airport travelers with unmatched control throughout their rental experience.

  • Export-Import Bank Success: Gatekeeper Security

    November 21 2014 2:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gatekeeper Security, a small technology firm in Sterling, Va., has doubled its year-over-year growth since 2010 when the company began using two financing tools of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank): export-credit insurance and Global Credit Express, the Bank's direct loan for small businesses.

  • King Celebrates the Launch of Candy Crush Soda Saga by Flooding a New York City Street With Purple 'Soda'

    November 21 2014 2:46 PM ET

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  • Jewelry Television's® '96 Hour Black Friday' Event Launches Holiday Shopping Events

    November 21 2014 2:46 PM ET

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jewelry Television (JTV) will kick off a 96-hour Black Friday shopping event at 12:00 a.m. EST on November 27. JTV's international buying power enables them to offer gift options at every price point, including a variety of exquisite jewelry and rare gems from around the world.  

  • Six Financial Strategies For Victims Escaping Domestic Violence

    November 21 2014 2:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Financial security and access to resources can make all the difference to these victims when deciding to leave an abusive relationship. And insurance is an important component of financial planning that can help survivors move forward, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.).

  • Teamsters Win Midwest Seniority Case for Flight Attendants

    November 21 2014 2:38 PM ET

    INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters Airline Division and Teamsters Local 135 prevailed in the Midwest Seniority Integration Arbitration on November 18, when labor arbitrator Homer C. La Rue found the Teamsters' proposal to be the most "fair and equitable" method to integrate Republic and former Midwest flight attendants.

  • United Airlines Enables Personal Device Entertainment for Android Users

    November 21 2014 2:18 PM ET

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  • Congressman Fattah Statement on Dr. Steven Hyman Assuming Presidency of the Society for Neuroscience

    November 21 2014 2:13 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02), Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies and architect of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative, released the following statement at the conclusion of the Society for Neuroscience's (SfN) 2014 conference in Washington, D.C. congratulating Dr. Steven Hyman, who assumed the SfN Presidency at their annual meeting.

  • DealerSocket is Red Herring 100 Global Award Winner

    November 21 2014 2:09 PM ET

    SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Herring has announced DealerSocket as a Red Herring 100 Global Award Winner. DealerSocket is known for their innovative product suite that they supply for automotive dealerships throughout North America.

  • Saks Fifth Avenue To Unveil An Enchanted Holiday Experience With Fireworks by Grucci!

    November 21 2014 2:05 PM ET

    BELLPORT, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To open the holiday season, two-time Guinness World Record Holders Fireworks by Grucci have been handpicked to deliver a custom holiday festival of lights and colors at the unveiling of Saks Fifth Avenue's "Enchanted Window" display. The November 24 event, which is open to the public, will transform the facade of the iconic luxury retailer and the skies above into traffic stopping spectacle.

  • North Las Vegas Mayor, City Workers Come Together In Support Of Teamsters Local 14

    November 21 2014 2:03 PM ET

    NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 150 city workers gathered Thursday morning in front of City Hall to join Mayor John Lee in a show of support for Teamsters Local 14, recognizing the hard work and leadership the union played in averting the City of North Las Vegas from state takeover.