Press Releases

  • Diversified Consultants, Inc. Receives SOC 1 Type II

    April 15 2014 11:45 AM ET

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KirkpatrickPrice announced today that DCI, a full service collection agency focused on telecom recovery has completed its semi-annual SOC 1 (Service Organization Control) Type II audit. This certification attestation verifies that DCI has the proper internal controls and processes in place to deliver high quality services to its clients.

  • 5by Partners with VICE Media, Tribeca Enterprises, and DEFY Media to Enhance the Mobile Video Experience

    April 15 2014 11:44 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 5by, one of the world's largest video discovery apps, announced its first-ever media partnerships with VICE Media, Tribeca Enterprises, and DEFY Media.  In addition to finding and watching the best videos on the web based on mood and interest, 5by users can now navigate to partner channels to watch freshly curated video playlists. Partner experiences will appear on the home screen or as channels depending on the time of day and individual preferences.

  • Blancco Scores Highest Rating for Corporate Vision and Growth Potential in Analysis by Compliance Standards

    April 15 2014 11:42 AM ET

    ATLANTA, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Blancco, the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, has received the highest rating in an in-depth business analysis conducted by Compliance Standards LLC, a premium advisory and research provider to IT asset disposition (ITAD) and enterprise technology stakeholders, including IT departments, compliance officers, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

  • Morning Review on Top Gainers -- Research on Newpark Resources, Sibanye Gold, Midstates Petroleum, and Triangle Petroleum

    April 15 2014 11:40 AM ET

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  • Superstar DJ's To Headline "Isle Of Dreams" Music Festivals In Switzerland, Turkey & Israel

    April 15 2014 11:38 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISLE OF DREAMS, a major new electronic music festival that gives music lovers the chance to dance somewhere different, delving deeper into the burgeoning underground scenes of Switzerland, Turkey and Israel, will feature the biggest international artists alongside the best local dj talent.

  • North Highland to Speak on Multichannel Strategies at National Pharma Summit

    April 15 2014 11:37 AM ET

    ATLANTA, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting firm North Highland is pleased to announce that two of its senior level marketing strategy and multi-channel engagement life sciences experts will be speaking at the 12th annual eyeforpharma Philadelphia summit being held on April 15 and April 16. eyeforpharma brings together the life sciences and health care professionals to learn, share and advance the industry.

  • World's Most Popular Car Model Hits 1.22M Global Sales In 2013

    April 15 2014 11:34 AM ET

    TORRANCE, Calif., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today announced Corolla global sales of 1.22 million units in 2013, according to the company's internal data based on individual vehicle sales reporting from its distributors.

    The 5 percent year-over-year increase confirms the Corolla's perennial popularity among loyal customers in approximately 150 countries and regions around the world.

  • Responsive Classroom Publishes New Edition of The Morning Meeting Book

    April 15 2014 11:33 AM ET

    TURNERS FALLS, Mass., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northeast Foundation for Children, Inc. (NEFC), developer of Responsive Classroom,®  a research-based approach to integrating high-level academics with social-emotional learning, has just published a third edition of The Morning Meeting Book.

  • NYC's Eve Salon Celebrates 30 Years In Greenwich Village With $30 Services

    April 15 2014 11:31 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eve Salon (55 W 8th St.) is proud to celebrate 30 successful years located in the heart of New York City's Greenwich Village. In lieu of the three-decade landmark, the spa will be offering special $30 services, from April 15th through the 30th. Services include:

  • Top Gainers on the Move -- Research on Edwards Lifesciences, WebMD Health, Heartland Payment Systems, and General Steel Holdings

    April 15 2014 11:31 AM ET

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  • Air Products Implements First-Ever Integrated Oxy-Fuel Combustion System for Water Glass Producer in Asia

    April 15 2014 11:30 AM ET

    LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) recently implemented its integrated oxy-fuel combustion system for Oriental Silicas Corporation (OSC) in Taiwan, the first water glass producer in Asia to adopt this innovative combustion technology. The system helps OSC improve product quality, reduce emissions, and increase productivity in its water glass (sodium silicate) lumps production process.  

  • Roxbury/South End Residents & Experts to Urge Boston City Councilors to Pass Ordinance Banning Biosafety Level 4 Pathogens from Boston

    April 15 2014 11:30 AM ET

    BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Boston City Council Committee on Government Operations, chaired by Councilors Michael Flaherty & Tito Jackson, to conduct April 16 hearing on Docket #0227, An Ordinance Regarding the Prohibition of Research Designated as Biosafety Level 4, Sponsored by Councilors Charles Yancey, Tito Jackson & Ayanna Pressley.

  • Cx Energy Set to Kickoff April 21, 2014 in Las Vegas

    April 15 2014 11:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Cx Energy 2014, the only conference and expo that connects engineers, building owners, facility managers, and others engaged in building commissioning and energy management with manufacturers and energy services providers begins Monday, April 21 in Las Vegas.

  • MarketSphere Marketing Receives Teradata APEX Award for Marketing Operations Consulting

    April 15 2014 11:28 AM ET

    OMAHA, Neb., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MarketSphere Marketing received the Teradata APEX "Partner Innovation" award last month in Los Angeles, California. The award recognizes a partner's innovative use of Teradata Marketing Solutions to deliver measurable results for a client. The award was given for MarketSphere's work on a Marketing Operations project at a leading national mutual insurance company.

  • BREAKING: Justina Pelletier sends note to parents: "they hurt me all the time" in DCF custody - Personhood USA

    April 15 2014 11:27 AM ET

    BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a shocking note by Justina Pelletier, she reveals in her own handwriting for the first time the reality of her treatment under Massachusetts DCF. In the note, she reveals that in DCF custody "they hurt me all the time and push me all the time." She also goes on to say, "and more."

    This note paints a shocking picture of Justina Pelletier's mistreatment under Massachusetts DCF and reinforces the need for her immediate release into the loving arms of her family.

  • Author Hassan Bawab Releases New Book 'How to Work with a Digital Marketing Agency'

    April 15 2014 11:24 AM ET

    DALLAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hassan Bawab, CEO of Magic Logix, has 15 years of experience dealing with businesses all over the world in the web and digital marketing domain. Based on his experience with all types of customers, Hassan has spent the last 2 years writing the book that defines the best practices and strategies for businesses to choose a marketing agency.

  • 8-Year-Old WorthPoint Fan Gives Antique Valuations at the Topanga Vintage Market

    April 15 2014 10:50 AM ET

    ATLANTA, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 8-year-old Connor McCrory, known as "America's Youngest Picker," will be giving free antiques and collectibles valuations using the WorthPoint Mobile App at the Topanga Vintage Market—home to more than 180 of Los Angeles's top vintage vendors, plus art, crafts, music and food trucks—on April 27, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pierce College in Woodland Hills, Calif.

    Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140414/73151

  • Teens Say Texting And Driving Is More Dangerous Than Skydiving, But They Do It Anyway

    April 15 2014 10:49 AM ET

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight out of 10 teens say that texting and driving is more dangerous than skydiving, yet young drivers are 50 times more likely to text and drive than skydive, according to a recent nationwide survey*. The survey found that while teens say texting and driving is dangerous, distracted driving persists as young drivers continue to text behind the wheel.

    The Bridgestone Americas Teens Drive Smart survey polled 200 young drivers ages 16-21 on their mobile phones to find out how teens justify their distracted driving.  

  • MY M&M's® Celebrates 'May The 4th' With Star Wars-Themed Products

    April 15 2014 10:49 AM ET

    MT. ARLINGTON, N.J., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4th, MY M&M'S is unveiling "sweet" Star Wars-themed MY M&M'S chocolate candies and merchandise. Now, fans of either the dark or light side can join the chocolate 'm'pire and display their allegiance with special blends of M&M'S with well-known Star Wars phrases and characters, like Darth Vader and Yoda.

    Available in a wide variety of packaging options, Star Wars MY M&M'S are the ideal party favor for celebrations on May 4, or to help celebrate any special occasion.

  • Parenthood's Mae Whitman To Narrate A New Edition Of CITY OF BONES Audiobook By Cassandra Clare

    April 15 2014 10:47 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce that actress Mae Whitman will narrate a new edition of CITY OF BONES by bestselling author Cassandra Clare. The audiobook will be available on April 15, 2014 as an unabridged digital download.

    Whitman currently stars as Amber Holt in the award-winning TV series Parenthood. She is also known for her roles as Ann Veal in the critically-acclaimed TV series Arrested Development and as Roxy Richter in 2010 film Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.