Press Releases

  • Merchant Solutions Group CEO Billy Morrissey Launches Liberty Merchant Group To Grow His Merchant Cash Advance Business

    July 30 2014 2:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Merchant Solutions Group CEO Billy Morrissey announced the launch of Liberty Merchant Group, which will provide in-house merchant cash advance offerings of up to $2,000,000 per month. The addition of Liberty Merchant Group will allow Morrissey's company to provide ten times the number of merchant cash advances per month by sourcing cash from hedge funds and private equity firms.

  • SCA Promotions Backs RotoChatter's $1 Million Fantasy Football Contest

    July 30 2014 2:00 PM ET

    DALLAS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RotoChatter.com is a fantasy football platform that offers weekly contests and rewards participants based on the accuracy of their picks. This fall, RotoChatter will offer participants the chance to win $1 Million in their $1,000,000 Fantasy Picks Challenge. Dallas, TX-based SCA Promotions is providing the promotional risk coverage for the $1,000,000 grand prize.

  • Telligen Wins Quality Innovation Network Award for Iowa, Illinois and Colorado

    July 30 2014 2:00 PM ET

    WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telligen, Inc., a leader in population health management solutions, has been awarded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) contract for the states of Iowa, Illinois and Colorado. Charged with overseeing quality improvement efforts in these states, Telligen will support CMS' new approach to improving care for beneficiaries, families and caregivers.

  • Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

    July 30 2014 2:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Penn West Petroleum Ltd.("Penn West" or the "Company") (NYSE: PWE).  Such investors are advised to contact Edward N. Gewirtz or his investor relations coordinator Eitan Kimelman at info@bgandg.com or 212-697-6484.

    The investigation focuses on whether the Company and certain of its executives violated federal securities laws.

  • Cargill to close Milwaukee beef harvest facility; diminished cattle supply cited

    July 30 2014 2:00 PM ET

    MILWAUKEE, Wis., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today announced that it will close its Milwaukee, Wis., beef harvest facility, which employs approximately 600 people, effective at the close of business, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.  The closure of the facility results primarily from the tight cattle supply brought about by producers retaining cattle for herd expansion.  The ground beef plant at the site will remain open to meet customer needs, employing approximately 200 people.  Cargill's six other U.S. beef harvest plants are unaffected.

  • 12 Clever Ways to Grow Your Lead Database

    July 30 2014 2:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Email marketing is a cost-efficient and modern alternative to traditional advertising. If well-executed, email marketing campaigns can result in greater profit for your business. In order to build a campaign, you first have to acquire a list of targeted, qualified prospects who will most likely be interested in your services. The following ideas can help you acquire more contacts to build a sufficient lead database:

  • Price Chopper Supermarkets Accused of Wage Violations, According to Workers' Legal Team

    July 30 2014 1:57 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A federal class action lawsuit filed today accuses Price Chopper Supermarkets of misclassifying workers to avoid paying overtime compensation in violation of federal and state wage laws, the law firms Cohen Kinne Valicenti & Cook LLP and Outten & Golden LLP reported.

  • PuraMed BioScience Rebrands its Natural Migraine Relief Medication, LipiGesic M

    July 30 2014 1:57 PM ET

    SCHOFIELD, Wis., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PuraMed BioScience®, Inc., (OTCPink:PMBS), a researcher, developer, and marketer of over-the-counter (OTC) medicinal and healthcare products, announced today that the company is rebranding the LipiGesic® M name along with the name's red and yellow logo. The former will be replaced with the trademarked name MigraPure®  going forward. The new name, logo, and color palette of PuraMed's homeopathic, natural migraine pain reliever will be reintroduced into selected segments of the retail marketplace.

  • Telecom Argentina S.A. announces consolidated six month period ('1H14') and second quarter ('2Q14') results for fiscal year 2014*

    July 30 2014 1:55 PM ET

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecom Argentina ('Telecom') - (NYSE: TEO; BASE: TECO2), one of Argentina's leading telecommunications companies, announced today a Net Income of P$1,836 million for the six-month period ended June 30, 2014, or +24.5% when compared to the same period last year. Net income attributable to Telecom Argentina amounted to P$1,805 million (+24.1% vs. 1H13).

     (in million P$, except where noted)

    As of June, 30

    2014

    2013

  • tvsdesign Promotes 11 New Leaders

    July 30 2014 1:54 PM ET

    ATLANTA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tvsdesign, the Atlanta-based architecture and design firm, has promoted six team members into key leadership positions as well as advanced five associates to associate principal.

    "We are so energized by this group of talented design leaders," said Roger Neuenschwander, president of tvsdesign. "With years of experience working together and working with our clients, we anticipate great things from them and for our future."

  • Nortel Inversora S.A. Announces Consolidated First Half Results for Fiscal Year 2014

    July 30 2014 1:52 PM ET

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nortel Inversora S.A. (NYSE: NTL) whose sole material activity is holding 54.74% of the capital stock of Telecom Argentina S.A. ("Telecom") informs that Telecom has repurchased 15,221,373 of its own stock as of June 30, 2014. As a result, the political and economic rights of Nortel have increased to 55.60 % of Telecom's outstanding stock as of such date.

  • Great American Group Analysts See Continued Changes in Healthcare

    July 30 2014 1:50 PM ET

    WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analysts with Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR) report that as the healthcare industry continues to undergo unprecedented changes, including reforms of the Affordable Care Act ("ACA"), wider consumer choice, public and private exchanges, and new technology, many organizations within the industry remain ambivalent about how best to respond to such changes.

  • Professional Bass Fishing's Forrest Wood Cup Set For Lake Murray

    July 30 2014 1:45 PM ET

    COLUMBIA, S.C., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Forrest Wood Cup presented by Walmart, the world championship of bass fishing, will return to Lake Murray and the Columbia, S.C. area Aug. 14-17 to crown bass fishing's top angler of 2014. Hosted by Capital City/Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism, the tournament will feature 45 of the world's best bass pros and co-anglers casting for the sport's biggest awards – $500,000 cash in the pro division and $50,000 cash in the co-angler division.

  • Fontaine Fifth Wheel Hires Chuck McCann as Midwest Key Account Manager

    July 30 2014 1:41 PM ET

    TRUSSVILLE, Ala., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fontaine Fifth Wheel has hired Chuck McCann to serve as key account manager for the Midwest region. In this role, McCann will be responsible for maintaining relationships with significant fleet and dealer customers.

    Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140730/131002

  • Blue Moon Brewing Company® Introduces Blue Moon® Cinnamon Horchata Ale

    July 30 2014 1:40 PM ET

    CHICAGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This August, Blue Moon Brewing Company is introducing Blue Moon® Cinnamon Horchata Ale. Crafted with cinnamon, Belgian dark candy sugar and long-grain rice, the ale delivers a subtle sweetness and a smooth, creamy finish that is sure to delight Blue Moon drinkers over 21 years-of-age. The ale is inspired by the traditional and popular Latin American drink known as Horchata.

  • The Home Depot Names Ted Decker EVP Merchandising

    July 30 2014 1:36 PM ET

    ATLANTA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced the promotion of Ted Decker to Executive Vice President – Merchandising, effective August 4, 2014. In his new role, Decker will be responsible for all aspects of merchandising strategy and operations, reporting to Craig Menear, president – U.S. Retail.  

  • ACLJ Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow Tells Congress DOJ "Can No Longer Fairly And Justly Oversee" Investigations Into IRS Scandal - Special Counsel Is "Only Opportunity For Justice"

    July 30 2014 1:18 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), today testified before the House Judiciary Committee telling members of Congress that the Department of Justice (DOJ) has demonstrated that it "can no longer fairly and justly oversee" any further investigations into the ongoing IRS targeting scandal and the "only opportunity for justice" for those targeted lies w

  • Dallas Ranks As Top Five Travel Destination

    July 30 2014 1:18 PM ET

    DALLAS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau (Dallas CVB) is proud to announce Dallas has been recognized as a top U.S. destination ranking third by the Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) Resonance Report: Top 50 US Destinations 2014, and the only Texas city included within the top ten.

  • 1001 Nights Takes on Caribbean Audiences with TV Jamaica

    July 30 2014 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a move to further expand the reach of its popular TV series 1001 Nights, Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios today announced a deal with Kingston-based TV Jamaica, the country's largest TV station. The broadcaster will be serving up the popular TV series to its 2.7 million viewers on a weekly run, starting Wednesdays at 3 pm.

    Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140730/130940

  • U-Haul Offering 30 Days of Free Self-Storage and U-Box Portable Moving and Self-Storage Pods to UCLA Students and Faculty Affected by Extreme Flooding caused by Water Main Break

    July 30 2014 1:12 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U-Haul Company of Los Angeles West is offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box portable moving and self-storage pods to students and faculty at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and surrounding areas who were affected by the recent wate