PeopleLinx, a provider of social marketing and selling solutions, announced today that the company has integrated its social business platform into the Salesforce Sales Cloud. The integration will help enterprises bridge the gap between CRM and social media by providing social marketing and sales tools within Salesforce.
Requested by PeopleLinx customers, the Salesforce integration allows users to access PeopleLinx as a tab within the CRM interface. Single sign-on (SSO) authentication makes it easy for Salesforce users to access PeopleLinx and weave ... read more
Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the initiation of a new international study of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate mesylate). The RE-CIRCUIT(TM) trial (Randomized Evaluation of dabigatran etexilate Compared to warfarIn in pulmonaRy vein ablation: assessment of different peri-proCedUral antIcoagulation sTrategies) will evaluate uninterrupted treatment with PRADAXA, compared to warfarin, in patients with paroxysmal or persistent non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) who are scheduled to undergo a first ablation procedure.
The primary endpoint is the frequency of major bleeding, as defined by the International Society of ... read more
SG, LLC announced today that the firm's Alternative Investments Division has increased its investment in GENZUM by up to $20MM, with a portion of the investment reserved for additional growth capital.
Dovi Frances, President of SG, LLC, will join GENZUM's board.
"With a unique and scalable business model, significant partnerships with leading pharmaceutical companies, and the solid leadership of CEO Chris Achar, COO Rajin Ahuja, and CSO Dr. Nehru Gaddipati, GENZUM provides a rare and valuable opportunity for SG to invest ... read more
IGI Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IG), a New Jersey based generic topical pharmaceutical company, today announced it has submitted its seventh abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) in 2014 to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The seventh ANDA submission was in connection with an existing development, supply and marketing agreement with Impax Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL). The agreement designates IGI Laboratories, Inc. (IGI) as the developer, manufacturer, and owner of a generic topical pharmaceutical drug product, which ... read more
June is Fireworks Eye Safety Awareness Month, and the Texas Ophthalmological Association (TOA) wants to remind consumers to leave fireworks to professionals. "Too many Fourth of July celebrations are ruined because a child has to be rushed to the emergency room after a fireworks accident," said Sidney K. Gicheru, MD, TOA President, who practices in Irving, Texas. "Potentially blinding injuries can be avoided if families attend a professional public fireworks display instead of putting on a home fireworks display."
Children are ... read more
National Underwriter Property & Casualty has announced winners of the 2014 Commercial Agency Awards for Excellence in the Best Agency Website category.
The program recognizes an overall winner plus two finalists. The 2014 Best Agency Website Award winner is R&R Insurance Services of Waukesha, Wis. Since redesigning its website and moving content to a platform that utilizes inbound marketing, online quote requests at R&R Insurance have nearly quadrupled and website visits are up 50%. Judges singled out the agency's dedication to ... read more
Acclaimed U.S. producer/DJ and two-time Grammy Nominee Morgan Page continues to explore new technologies and partnerships to push the boundaries of dance music. Last year, Page incorporated a breathtaking 3D interactive experience (originally created for Michael Jackson's "This Is It") to his 2013 tour. To support the June 24 release of "Against The World (Kill The Buzz Remix)," Morgan will partner with premier audio solutions provider DTS, Inc. and revolutionary digital platform, BitTorrent.
For the first time, DTS partners ... read more
Berkery Noyes, a leading independent investment bank specializing in providing mergers & acquisitions to middle-market companies in the healthcare, information, education and technology markets, announced today that the firm represented Amirsys in its sale to Elsevier. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Amirsys is a leading provider of innovative healthcare information solutions in radiology, pathology, and anatomy. Its unique combination of proprietary technology and image-intensive, evidence-based content provide online problem-solving solutions and reference books to thousands of physicians and ... read more
the leader in endpoint data protection and management, today announced
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jason Bristow will participate in Twin
Cities Business magazine’s CFO
Forum, to be held June 24, 2014 in Minneapolis.
... read more
Plaor, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of vertical interest social media
network CrowdGather, Inc. (OTCQB:CRWG), announced today that it has
received exclusive social casino rights for certain games licensed from
Multicommerce Game Studio. Plaor is the first social casino partner for
Multicommerce Game Studio, a developer of ... read more
Z-Medica, LLC, a leading developer and marketer of hemostatic agents,
announces today that the U.S. Department of Defense’s Committee on
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) has recommended QuikClot Combat
Gauze® as the “hemostatic dressing of choice” for tactical field care in
their updated guidelines which will ... read more
Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIR), the leading stem cell company
focused on developing and marketing products in wound care, orthopedic
and sports medicine markets, announced today that Lode Debrabandere,
Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at
the ... read more
OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security
division, Rapiscan Systems, was awarded a contract from a major
international airport in the Middle East to provide multiple units of
the Rapiscan 620DV (Dual View) Advanced Technology (AT) checkpoint X-ray
baggage inspection system. The order ... read more
Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFA and NASDAQ:BELFB) announced
today that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of the
Power-One Solutions business from ABB. Bel acquired the Power Solutions
business for approximately $117 million on a cash and debt-free basis.
The business had 2013 revenue of approximately ... read more
Heron Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HRTX), a specialty pharmaceutical
company, announced today that it is set to join the broad-market Russell
3000 Index, as well as the Russell Global and Russell Micro-Cap Indexes
when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of U.S. and
global equity indexes on June ... read more
Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVTL), a leading provider of intelligent
wireless solutions, and RacoWireless, a global provider of wireless data
and location-based solutions, today announced the incorporation of
Novatel Wireless’ integrated product line with RacoWireless’
... read more
H.C. Wainwright & Co., LLC (“HCW”) announced today the addition of one
Managing Director in Equity Research and three Vice Presidents in
Investment Banking to further enhance its Biotechnology Practice.
Swayampakula Ramakanth (“RK”), PhD. joins HCW in Equity Research as
... read more
LLC, a leader in the discovery and optimization of monoclonal and
bispecific antibodies, today announced the 50th therapeutic
program under its funded discovery partnerships. Adimab launched its
antibody discovery and optimization platform in the middle of 2009 and
in ... read more
SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/14 -- Vasona Networks, Inc.®, a provider of platforms for mobile network capacity, resource management and intelligence, today announced its work with Cellcom to improve mobile broadband performance. The Wisconsin-based operator has deployed both the Vasona SmartAIR1000 edge application controller and SmartVISION analysis suite to gain real-time visibility of network congestion and improve the overall mobile broadband experience when cells are overloaded. During periods of congestion, Cellcom realizes more than 30 percent improved ... read more