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  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovation, today announced that total revenues in the first quarter of 2015 were $870.8 million, up approximately one percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. During the first quarter of 2015, the company reported GAAP net income ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    There was more than one winner at Churchill Downs this weekend after 34 horses crossed the finish line at the Kentucky Oaks and Derby this past weekend. The collective 290,000 Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks attendees were able to easily share their most exciting Derby weekend moments on their mobile devices, thanks to a unique wireless network configuration called a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) installed throughout the facility by Mobilitie. The neutral-host DAS, installed by Mobilitie, increased 4G LTE coverage on ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    OBI Telematics and Navman Wireless are pleased to announce an exclusive distribution agreement allowing both industry leading companies to extend their reach throughout the Middle East and Africa. OBI Telematics' exclusive distribution rights to Navman Wireless products and services will allow the company to provide a wide range of customized telematics solutions to resource, enterprise and government clients, with the value added capability of 24-hour live monitoring centers and integrated vehicle and lone worker safety solutions uniquely positioning them above ... read more
  • Posted at 6:36 PM
    Acucela Inc. (TOKYO: 4589) (“Acucela” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotechnology company that specializes in discovering and developing novel drug candidates to potentially treat and slow the progression of sight-threatening ophthalmic diseases, today announced that shareholders have elected four new members to the Company’s Board ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 PM
    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 01, 2015) - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (FRANKFURT: ZSB) announced today the resignation of Michael Rogers from the board of directors. Mike served on the board since December 2010.Dr. Howard Verrico, Chairman and CEO commented as follows: "We'd like to thank Mike for his contribution to the company. Mike's experience within the financial sector proved a valuable asset to Sirona; he has been a consistently supportive ... read more
  • Posted at 1:02 PM
    Today, the Coalition of Small Business Innovators (CSBI) applauds Reps. Pat Meehan (R-PA), Richard Neal (D-MA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ron Kind (D-WI), and John Larson (D-CT) for introducing the Partnerships to Advance Revolutionary Technology and Novel Entrepreneurial Research (PARTNER) Act (H.R. 2179). CSBI represents emerging businesses ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) announced today that Paul Berns, the company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide a company overview at the following upcoming investor conferences: Deutsche Bank 40th ... read more
  • Posted at 12:58 PM
    Today, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) applauds Rep. Pat Meehan (R-PA) for introducing the Partnerships to Advance Revolutionary Technology and Novel Entrepreneurial Research (PARTNER) Act (H.R. 2179). The bill is co-sponsored by Reps. Richard Neal (D-MA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ron Kind (D-WI) and John Larson (D-CT). ... read more
  • NeuroVigil Closes Second Financing Round --- LA JOLLA, Calif. & MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.
    Posted at 5:50 PM
    Leading Neurotechnology company NeuroVigil announced today that it completed a second financing round in which in the Company issued equity securities at a pre-money valuation that was over two-and-a-half times the post-money valuations of the Series A financing rounds of Google and Facebook, combined, for less ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center and the Minit Mart® convenience store brands today announced it has completed its previously disclosed acquisition of nineteen (19) gasoline/convenience store locations in Kansas (3) and Missouri (16) for $27 million. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today the successful completion of the acquisition of ATM Electronic Corp., a leading electronic component distributor headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with substantial operations in China. Arrow Electronics (www.arrow.com) ... read more
  • Posted at 1:17 PM
    On Tuesday, May 5, at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, Robert Doggett Jr. and Thomas Yager will present "Rubber on the Runway - The Aircraft Dynamic Loads Facility" at 2 p.m. in the Pearl Young Theater. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO This lecture will provide the inside story of how the one-of-a-kind Aircraft Dynamic Loads Facility (ALDF) was conceived, designed and built in the late 40s and early 50s. Research performed at the facility has led to a number of improvements in landing gear, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Vencore, Inc. announced today that the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) in the National Capital Region awarded it the Deal of the Year Award (between $50 million and $250 million) for its 2014 acquisition of QinetiQ North America Services and Solutions (QNA SSG). The prestigious award was presented at the annual ACG Awards Gala on April 30. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/129638 In May 2014, The SI Organization, Inc. purchased QNA SSG, nearly doubling the size of the company to more than $1.2 ... read more
  • Posted at 11:25 AM
    Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL), announced today that its President and CEO, Tony Smeraglinolo, was named 2014 Dealmaker of the Year by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) National Capital, which recognized the strategic significance of its Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC) and TASC transactions. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150501/213296 Engility completed its acquisition of DRC in January 2014 and announced its intention to acquire TASC nine months later. Smeraglinolo was among a group of "outstanding" businesses, executives and deals recognized by ACG during a black tie awards ... read more
  • Posted at 2:27 PM
    SINET, an organization focused on the advancement of Cybersecurity innovation through public-private collaboration, announced today that the SINET 16 Innovator Awards application process is now open. The deadline for submission is July 17, 2015. There is no fee to apply or to present. For more information, ... read more
  • Posted at 1:03 PM
    Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) will present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2015 Growth Stock Conference on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. The presentation is scheduled to begin at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern / 3:00 p.m. Central. The live ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) announced today that Paul Berns, the company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide a company overview at the following upcoming investor conferences: Deutsche Bank 40th ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovation, today announced that total revenues in the first quarter of 2015 were $870.8 million, up approximately one percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. During the first quarter of 2015, the company reported GAAP net income ... read more
  • Posted at 1:39 PM
    RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ:RP), a leading provider of on demand software and software-enabled services to the rental housing industry, today announced that it plans to report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, after the market ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) today updated its guidance for fiscal 2015. “The second half of our fiscal year has been disappointing, driven by an unforeseen slowdown in our Engine Aftermarket distribution channels, further weakening in industrial conditions in ... read more