Press Releases

  • Manitex International, Inc. will Report 2014 Third Quarter Financial Results on November 6, 2014

    October 24 2014 2:30 PM ET

    BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will announce its 2014 second quarter financial results after market close on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Management will then host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results with the investment community.

  • The Future Contact Center Summit Announces Keynote Speaker Lee Cockerell

    October 24 2014 2:25 PM ET

    CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We are excited to announce that Lee Cockerell will be a keynote speaker for the 10th anniversary of The Future Contact Center Summit January 26-30 at the Omni Orlando Resort. After a 41 year career in hospitality, including 16 innovative years with Disney, Lee has been involved in every level of customer service.

  • Reflections on SXSW Eco's "Urban Myths & Urban Mobility" Panel

    October 24 2014 2:24 PM ET

  • BTU International, Inc. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    October 24 2014 2:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of BTU International, Inc. (NASDAQ MKT: BTUI) in connection with a buyout for only $3.33 per share. Concerned BTUI investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Health Insurance Carriers Move to the Cloud as Softheon Reveals Record Number of ACA Integration and Implementation Deals

    October 24 2014 2:21 PM ET

    STONY BROOK, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Softheon, Inc., Softheon today announced that 16 new Health Insurance Carriers, its largest number of new clients, have selected Softheon Marketplace Connector Cloud (MC2) as their ACA integration and implementation platform, within the last 90 days. The company has doubled the number of regional and state based Health Insurance Carriers that represent its Softheon Marketplace Connector Cloud (MC2) client base, compared to the total number in 2014.

  • The Capacity Group and Dowling Capital Partners' IDIG Announce They Have Acquired a Stake in Risk Transfer

    October 24 2014 2:16 PM ET

    ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance Distribution Investing Group, LLC (IDIG), a joint venture formed in June of this year and backed by the insurance industry executives of The Capacity Group and by Dowling Capital Partners, announced the close of their previously announced transaction by acquiring a 50% ownership stake in Risk Transfer and affiliated companies of Risk Transfer.

  • Kellogg Company Declares Regular Dividend of $0.49 Per Share

    October 24 2014 2:10 PM ET

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.49 per share on the common stock of the Company.  The dividend is payable on December 15, 2014 to shareowners of record at the close of business on December 1, 2014.  The ex-dividend date is November 26, 2014.  This is the 360th dividend that Kellogg Company has paid to owners of common stock since 1925.

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  • Niagara Falls Illumination Board Shines Spotlight on Niagara Falls

    October 24 2014 2:10 PM ET

    Board Issues RFQ to Examine Enhanced Lighting of the Falls

    NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As part of its ongoing role to
    support the destination and promote increased visitation to the region,
    the Niagara Falls Illumination Board has issued a Request for
    Qualifications (RFQ), to investigate new lighting technology and
    capabilities to improve the overall illumination of both the Canadian
    Horseshoe and American Falls.

  • Meineke Car Care Center Number One out of 150 Top Brands for Digital Marketing

    October 24 2014 2:09 PM ET

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After the evaluation of over 1000 national brands, local marketing expert Placeable names Meineke Car Care Center as the leader in digital marketing efforts throughout the country. Placeable recently analyzed the marketing efforts of national brands across a broad range of industries, resulting in the NatLo Top 150. Meineke tops the list of brands best positioned to compete effectively in local markets by driving consumer awareness though online visibility.

  • Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Announces Disability Employment Outreach Day

    October 24 2014 2:05 PM ET

    HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced a Disability Employment Outreach Day event scheduled for Oct. 31 in Harrisburg and declared October as Pennsylvania Disability Employment Awareness Month.

    The event will provide individuals with disabilities information about civil service employment opportunities in state and local government. The State Civil Service Commission, Governor's Cabinet for People with Disabilities and the Office of Administration are hosting the event.

  • Global BTS Antenna Market Analysis & Forecast to 2018 - 6th Edition

    October 24 2014 2:05 PM ET

    DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of a new report "Global BTS Antenna Market Analysis & Forecast, 2013-2018, 6th Edition " to their offering.

  • Kentucky's NPLEx Technology Making Significant Progress

    October 24 2014 2:02 PM ET

    LUTHERVILLE, Md., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) today highlighted the latest results achieved by Kentucky's real-time, stop-sale pseudoephedrine (PSE) tracking system.

  • Attorneys at DRK Attorneys Create $1,000 Scholarship for Student Living with Mental Illness

    October 24 2014 2:01 PM ET

    PITTSBURGH, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Creating a brighter path for one student living with mental illness, the attorneys at DRK Attorneys have created a brand-new $1,000 college scholarship designed to highlight both the challenges of living with mental illness as well as the possibility of a successful future.

  • HealthMetrix Research Sees Marginal Changes in Benefit Value & Overall Performance Among 2015 Medicare Advantage Plans

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthMetrix Research president Alan Mittermaier reports that marginal changes occurred among Medicare Advantage plans after evaluating the new 2015 plan benefits along with the recently-issued Star performance ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).   

  • Akron Children's Hospital introduces the Kay Jewelers Pavilion

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Akron Children's Hospital introduced its new medical building on the Akron campus, the Kay Jewelers Pavilion. The new building's name recognizes the continued support and recent $10 million philanthropic gift from Kay® Jewelers to the hospital's "Building on the Promise" capital campaign. The gift is the largest in Akron Children's history.

    Kay® Jewelers is operated by Akron, Ohio-based Sterling Jewelers, a Division of Signet Jewelers Ltd., the largest specialty retail jeweler in the U.S., U.K. and Canada.

  • Loyola Blakefield Launches Cyber Science Program to Prepare Students for High Demand Internships and Job Market

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    TOWSON, Md., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Loyola Blakefield has announced the launch of its Cyber Science program to prepare students for America's most in-demand jobs and internships. The program is the one of the nation's first to offer the state-of-the-art Cyber High School™ program aimed at providing students with skills and access to one of the fastest growing career markets in the U.S. and the world.

  • Oakland School Bus Drivers Choose Teamsters Representation

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Student school bus drivers in Oakland, Calif., have voted by an overwhelming 15-1 margin in favor of representation by Teamsters Local 853 in San Leandro, Calif. The 150 drivers transport children in the Oakland Unified School District.

    "We are happy about our vote for the Teamsters. We need representation and a voice. We need a union to have our back," said Jacqueline Pittman, a 20-year driver who works at First Student.

  • General Dynamics to Upgrade Canadian Army's Combat Net Radios

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    Decade-old radios will be upgraded with modern capabilities.

  • TBN's Award-Winning Smile of a Child Kids Network Features "Movies With a Message" to Bring Families Together

    October 24 2014 2:00 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There's nothing like a wholesome and engaging movie to bring families together on a crisp Autumn evening.

  • West Virginia's NPLEx Technology Making Significant Progress

    October 24 2014 1:59 PM ET

    LUTHERVILLE, Md., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) today highlighted the latest results achieved by West Virginia's real-time, stop-sale pseudoephedrine (PSE) tracking system.