Press Releases

  • StorageCraft to exhibit, preview new backup, disaster recovery solution at VMworld 2014

    August 21 2014 3:40 PM ET

    DRAPER, Utah, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The StorageCraft® Technology Corporation exhibit road show stops next week in San Francisco for VMworld 2014 at the Moscone Center.

  • US Fitness Holdings acquires Sport & Health

    August 21 2014 3:35 PM ET

    MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US Fitness Holdings, LLC ("US Fitness") announced today it has added Sport & Health to its portfolio of clubs, creating one of the largest health club companies in the country.  US Fitness, a partnership between industry veterans Kirk and John Galiani and New Evolution Ventures, operates Onelife Fitness and Crunch Fitness clubs throughout Virginia and Washington, DC under the leadership of the Galianis.

  • Realty Executives Growing; Acquired by Kinetic Companies

    August 21 2014 3:33 PM ET

    PHOENIX, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Realty Executives Phoenix announced today the company has been acquired by Kinetic Companies, a Phoenix based real estate investment firm.  Operations will continue under the Realty Executives moniker, as the brand has been synonymous with integrity and professionalism for nearly 50 years.

  • Baxter Announces Positive Top-Line Results from Its Phase 3 Study of BAX 855, Extended Half-Life Recombinant FVIII for Hemophilia A Patients

    August 21 2014 3:33 PM ET

    DEERFIELD, Ill., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) reports Baxter International Inc. today announced positive results from its Phase 3 pivotal clinical trial of BAX 855, an investigational, extended half-life recombinant factor VIII (rFVIII) treatment for hemophilia A based on ADVATE [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant)], which met its primary endpoint in reducing annualized bleed rates (ABR) in the prophylaxis arm compared to the on-demand arm.

  • MSI and Radius Announce Strategic Partnership

    August 21 2014 3:31 PM ET

    HAMPTON, N.H. & BRISTOL, United Kingdom, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Radius, the leader in international business expansion software and services, and MSI, the global business solutions company and leading provider of global talent mobility solutions to corporations worldwide, today announced their strategic partnership to provide enhanced capabilities for organizations moving operations and employees domestically and around the globe.

  • Sustained Rapid Growth Lands Transportation Insight on the Inc. 500|5000 for Seventh Straight Year

    August 21 2014 3:30 PM ET

    HICKORY, N.C., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transportation Insight has solidified its position as one of the nation's fastest-growing and largest Enterprise Logistics Providers with its seventh consecutive appearance on the exclusive Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States. By appearing on the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list seven straight years, Transportation Insight has been recognized as part of the Inc. 5000 Honor Roll, a designation for a select few companies who have been honored on the Inc. list for at least five years in a row.

  • Stutman Law Extends Inverse Condemnation Liability In California

    August 21 2014 3:29 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a landmark decision, the California Court of Appeal has ruled that a tree that is part of an urban forestry program can constitute a public improvement as a basis for an inverse condemnation claim. In this seminal case brought by Stutman Law, a street tree owned, maintained and controlled by the city of Pasadena fell on a house belonging to Plaintiff's insured during a windstorm.

  • SBA's "Safe Harbor From Fraud" Policy Comments End Monday

    August 21 2014 3:27 PM ET

    PETALUMA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This is the comment to the Small Business Administration from the American Small Business League opposing the "safe harbor from fraud" policy.

    The Small Business Administration Office of Inspector General began sounding the alarm in 1995 on large businesses fraudulently misrepresenting themselves as small business to illegally receive federal small business contracts.

  • Back to School Anything but Routine for Nevada Virtual Academy Students

    August 21 2014 3:26 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New school supplies and meeting new teachers are still part of the first day of school for Nevada Virtual Academy students across the state. They'll meet each other in homeroom and catch up with classmates from last year, but there won't be any backpacks, school cafeteria food or catching the bus for these students, who go to school full-time online. Instead, they'll be learning how to log on, manage their homework and meet their assigned teacher as they learn from home.

  • A new trial tests a combination of Vitamin C and "core" low dose, chemotherapy to reproduce promising safety and efficacy findings

    August 21 2014 3:14 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bruckner Oncology has initiated an FDA approved Phase II-III clinical trial which adds Vitamin C to chemotherapy "core" regimens (GFLIO and GFLIO-D)  for patients with locally advanced and metastatic pancreatic cancer (APC).

  • Face Guardian Launches Image Protection Service

    August 21 2014 3:13 PM ET

    SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Face Guardian, a new identity theft monitoring company, today announced the launch of its image protection service. Designed to fill a growing void in the privacy and identity theft protection industry, Face Guardian monitors for an individual's face in images across the Internet. Utilizing state-of-the-art facial recognition technology, the service provides user alerts when a duplicate instance of a protected face photo is found on the web.

  • It's All About The Numbers: Why Credit Is Important--to Your Insurance, And Your Life

    August 21 2014 3:13 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Having good credit can help you in a surprising number of ways. A good credit history can result in getting that dream job, lower interest rates on car loans and mortgages, and better rates on your insurance, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.).

  • Shoelala Introduces a New Concept in Shoe Accessories!

    August 21 2014 3:07 PM ET

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We are pleased to announce a new concept that combines the feel of luxury with the practicality of support.  Shapers for your shoes!

  • Pennsylvania Adds 26 Farms, More Than 2,000 Acres to Preservation Program

    August 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Agriculture Secretary George Greig today announced the protection of 26 Pennsylvania farms totaling 2,363 acres, putting the commonwealth on track to safeguard its half-millionth acre of farmland from development by the end of 2014.

    Since the program began in 1988, federal, state, county and local governments have invested more than $1.2 billion to preserve 493,786 acres on 4,638 farms in 57 counties for future agricultural production.

  • Poway Dermatology Selected For "Best Of North Inland"

    August 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    POWAY, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May, 2014 issue of Poway News Chieftain published by MainStreet Media. Poway Dermatology was selected for the following honor:

    "Best Of North Inland"

  • Concierge Auctions named one of America's fastest growing companies by Inc. Magazine

    August 21 2014 3:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concierge Auctions, a luxury real estate auction firm serving high-net-worth individuals worldwide, was named yesterday to the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies in America.

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  • EMP's Advanced Remote Mount AC Condenser Helps Fleets Improve Fuel Economy

    August 21 2014 2:59 PM ET

    ESCANABA, Mich., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In collaboration with Walmart, Engineered Machined Products, Inc. (EMP) has completed development and field pilots of an innovative remote mount AC Condenser. Field testing has shown fuel economy improvement and reduced emissions in the range of 2% - 6% depending on duty cycle. 

    Utilizing advanced thermal management technology, EMP's remote mount AC Condenser is relocated from its traditional location in front of the radiator and charge air cooler (CAC) to a location behind the cab where an electric fan and condenser are installed. 

  • Citizen Watch Company Introduces Limited Edition Watch with Brand Ambassador Victoria Azarenka

    August 21 2014 2:58 PM ET

    LYNDHURST, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen Watch Company of America, Inc. (COA) introduces a new limited edition watch with CITIZEN Brand Ambassador, two-time grand slam tennis champion, Victoria Azarenka.

  • getTV Celebrates The Legendary Mickey Rooney All Month Long, Airing Eight Of His Classic Films Every Thursday At 7 P.M. ET, Kicking Off With A Special Marathon On Monday, September 1 AT 1 P.M. ET

    August 21 2014 2:57 PM ET

    CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  getTV pays tribute to film legend Mickey Rooney with a special block every Thursday in September, at 7 p.m. ET.

  • Gum Disease: a Matter of Life and Death?

    August 21 2014 2:56 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most people are very familiar with the reality that, if they don't practice regular brushing and overall good dental hygiene, they are at risk for developing gum disease. Less well known is the full extent of the potential harm caused by gum disease. In addition to very unpleasant side effects including bad breath, mouth sores, and loss of teeth, research shows that the dangers of gum disease may have a negative impact on more than just your mouth.