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Jimmy Jazz Continues to Expand in North Carolina Market
Thu, 18 Jun 2009, 09:00:47 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BROOKLYN, N.Y. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jimmy Jazz, a leading urban clothing and footwear retailer, will be adding 2 more stores in the state of North Carolina. The new locations will be opening on June 18th at Carolina Place Mall in Pineville and Charlotte's Northlake Mall. Since the start of 2009, Jimmy Jazz has added stores in Raleigh-Durham and Winston-Salem. Other locations in the North Carolina market include Fayetteville, Cary and Greensboro.
Fisherman's Quarters II Announces Customer Driven Web site Launch
Wed, 17 Jun 2009, 14:09:42 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fisherman's Quarters II is stepping up to the plate with their new Web site launch. Customers can now view menus online, check in for customer promotions and listen to their infamous jingle that promises to get people hooked. The menu at Fisherman's Quarters II is diverse and in addition to seafood, landlubbers will find steaks, pasta dishes and delicious salads and sandwiches.
Trance Fury Releases Music CD to Promote Environmental Awareness
Tue, 16 Jun 2009, 16:25:15 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
RALEIGH, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In an effort to raise environmental awareness, Trance Fury, a TFR Records artist, recently released 'Mother Earth and Father Time.' The CD has gained national attention and the Weather Channel is currently featuring the track, 'Carolina Shore,' on its Local on the 8s from 1 a.m. to 5 a.m. All tracks evoke a sense of time and place. This new age-style music, often associated with environmentalism, is intended to create inspiration, encourage relaxation and to promote positive feelings.
Mental Healthcare Providers Oppose Budget Cuts
Wed, 03 Jun 2009, 17:40:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The North Carolina Coalition of Mental Health Providers met today regarding proposed changes to community support and mental healthcare services and to discuss the effects the recent proposed budget cuts by the N.C. House of Representatives will have on the mentally ill and developmentally disabled.
Whisper Mountain is Home to Southern Living's 2009 Mountain Sweepstakes Home
Mon, 01 Jun 2009, 16:18:42 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., June 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whisper Mountain, home to the 2008 Southern Living Green Idea House, has once again teamed up with Southern Living Magazine to offer yet another environmentally-inspired home - Whisper Creek Cabin. This cabin is one of four homes, and the only mountain home, that can be won during the Southern Living's Choose Your Home Giveaway sweepstakes this spring. The public can register to win the home through June 30.
North Carolina Chiropractor Gets Your Head on Straight
Thu, 23 Apr 2009, 11:44:18 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., April 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Atlas Family Chiropractic is excited to announce that they are offering state-of-the-art chiropractic therapies in their new Asheville, NC office located in the Pioneer Building at 190 Broadway Avenue, Suite 202. Dr. David Nygaard, MS, MBA, DC, Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist, Palmer College Graduate and owner of Atlas Family Chiropractic is a recognized expert in the advanced specialty of Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic.
ORCS Web Technology Director Nominated for 2009 Southeast Executive of the Year
Tue, 10 Mar 2009, 16:33:44 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Scott Forsyth, Director of Technology for ORCS Web, has been nominated by the Executive Alliance for the Information Security Executive (ISE) of the Year Southeast 2009 award. The award, which recognizes information security executives and project teams for outstanding achievement in risk management, data asset protection, compliance, privacy, and network security, is one of the most widely recognized awards for IT security executives.
ORCS Web Selected as Network Partner for Microsoft BizSpark Program
Wed, 11 Feb 2009, 11:48:55 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ORCS Web, a specialist in Windows-based internet hosting for small businesses, announced that it has been selected to join the Microsoft BizSpark Program as a Network Partner. The BizSpark Program is a new global program designed to accelerate the success of early stage Startups by connecting them to Network Partners who can provide mentorship, guidance and resources to BizSpark Startups.
World's First Website for Patients to Share Diagnostic-Quality Medical Images
Tue, 03 Feb 2009, 11:59:51 EST Edited by Carly Zander
DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Heart Imaging Technologies (HeartIT(R)) today publicly announced the world's first free website allowing patients to upload and share diagnostic-quality medical images using nothing but a standard web browser, webpax.com. 'Patients can literally email a web link to someone halfway around the world allowing them to instantly view movies of a beating heart,' said Brent Reed, HeartIT's Vice President for Sales and Marketing. 'And the best part about it is that the service is completely free.'
ORCS Web Featured Prominently in Inaugural Microsoft Web Hosting Interview Series
Thu, 15 Jan 2009, 13:40:16 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The importance of ORCS Web to the Microsoft web hosting community was underscored today as the company announced it had received top billing in Microsoft's new Web Hosting Interview series. Representatives from ORCS Web, listed as 'one of the most experienced Microsoft Platform hosting companies in business,' offered their insights into web hosting in the Windows world.
Michael Phelps Heads 2008 Ten Best-Mannered List
Wed, 17 Dec 2008, 15:02:26 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps, who has been commended for being a role model to young people, heads the list of the 'Ten Best-Mannered People of 2008,' as named by the National League of Junior Cotillions, an etiquette and social training program that involves thousands of young people in the United States.
Announcing Life-Prints: Child ID Software - Medical Record Storage and More...
Thu, 06 Nov 2008, 13:41:01 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- When a loved one is missing and seconds count, Life-Prints(R) provides some sanity. Life-Prints stores and protects life-saving information inside a portable 1GB Flash Drive. Using NSA top-secret rated encryption, Life-Prints was developed in partnership with D.A.R.E., to provide law enforcement agencies with information essential for the swift recovery of a missing child, elderly adult or disabled individual.
Jimmy Jazz Stores Announces 3 New Locations in North Carolina; Leading Urban Clothing Retailer's First Entrance into the State of N.C.
Wed, 05 Nov 2008, 14:01:55 EST Edited by Carly Zander
GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jimmy Jazz, a leading urban fashion and footwear retailer, will be opening three new locations in the state of North Carolina. This is the specialty apparel retailer's first entrance into the state. With the additional openings, Jimmy Jazz will now have over 60 stores in the eastern United States.
'Bee Behr...Over the Years' - Presenting the Art of Beatrice Van der Pool Behr
Mon, 27 Oct 2008, 17:20:17 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
GREENVILLE, N.C., Oct. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The creations of 95-year-old working artist, Bee Behr, will be presented in an exclusive exhibit, 'Bee Behr...Over the Years,' from November 2 - 21, 2008 at The Art Gallery & Studio of Nelle Lee Hayes, in Greenville, NC. A direct quote from Bee Behr, 'I don't think in the same direction as most people,' gives perhaps the best insight into the unique talent of this artist... over the years; 95 years, to be exact.
LBA Technology, Inc. Appointed Exclusive Western Hemisphere Distributor for Schomandl and Kathrein RF Test Equipment
Tue, 21 Oct 2008, 16:27:56 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
GREENVILLE, N.C., Oct. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- German RF equipment manufacturer Kathrein and subsidiary Schomandl will exclusively distribute its radio frequency test equipment, including devices for digital TV, radio, wireless, CATV, satellite and laboratory use, through RF systems experts, LBA Technology, a unit of the LBA Group, Inc., throughout the western hemisphere.
Digital Hearing Aids Correct Hearing Loss and Prevent Job Loss
Wed, 15 Oct 2008, 17:05:46 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CORNELIUS, N.C., Oct. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the uncertainty in today's economy, job loss is a valid concern for everyone. And, for anyone struggling with a hearing impairment, the purchase of a modern digital hearing aid could preserve their career as well as their ability to hear; HearPod's hearing aids can help.
ORCS Web Selected for Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies
Thu, 21 Aug 2008, 14:02:06 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ORCS Web earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation for the second year in a row. With revenue growth of more than 150% in three years, ORCS Web ranks in the top half of the Inc. 5000 list, released yesterday.
ORCS Web Supports SQL Server 2008 for Hosting Clients on Day One
Wed, 06 Aug 2008, 18:02:09 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ORCS Web is pleased to announce it is supporting Microsoft's SQL Server 2008 as of August 6, the first day of its release. This is possible through ORCS Web's close working relationship with Microsoft, which has enabled extensive testing by the ORCS Web technical team since 2007, including beta-level client sites for several months.
Asheville Architecture Firm Building for the Future by Going Green
Thu, 31 Jul 2008, 11:08:28 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Carlton Architecture ascertains there are many benefits to going green when designing new homes. 'Clients benefit from the reduced operating costs of a green building, while at the same time the planet benefits from the reduced environmental impact,' says Mr. Rob Carlton, the President of Carlton Architecture.
Jim 'Catfish' Hunter Foundation and The ALS Association Announce Opening of ALS Clinic at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in September
Thu, 10 Jul 2008, 12:55:07 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
GREENVILLE, N.C., July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The ALS Association - Jim 'Catfish' Hunter Chapter today announced that Pitt County Memorial Hospital will open an Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) clinic in late September. ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a neurodegenerative disease that attacks nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, leading to progressive paralysis usually in less than five years.
July Fireworks and Phobic Pets - New Development!
Tue, 01 Jul 2008, 11:17:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- July is here and 4th of July celebrations approach. Our thoughts turn to our furry family members. Each year at the beginning of July millions of animals are lost or injured resulting from their fear of booming fireworks. According to Angel Dog, Inc., many pets fear fireworks so much that they hurt themselves, others or property and run off while trying desperately to find a safe place.
Chef and Naturalist Team Up to Create Natural Hand Crafted Soap
Wed, 28 May 2008, 10:31:20 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
RALEIGH, N.C., May 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- What do you get when you combine a chef and a naturalist? No, it's not a trick question. The result is beautifully handcrafted soap from Natural Handcrafted Soap, a Raleigh, N.C.-based company.
North Carolina Restaurant Reacts to Current Economic Times
Wed, 14 May 2008, 09:16:50 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's no secret that current economic times are challenging. Gas prices continue to soar and healthcare insurance is at an all-time high. Consumer confidence continues to fluctuate and business owners must find ways to retain and grow their current customer base. Vincenzo's Ristorante and Bistro in Asheville, N.C. has altered its business model to help its customers ride out the storm.
CA Boom Design Show Selects High Point Market as Location for Inaugural CA Boom East Show in Fall 2008
Tue, 08 Apr 2008, 13:00:23 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
HIGH POINT, N.C. and SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The CA Boom Design Show, the west coast's leading design trade show and exhibition, announced today that it has chosen the fall 2008 High Point Market in North Carolina to launch its first-ever east coast show appropriately entitled, CA Boom EAST. The new show will be held at the latest showroom complex in High Point: The Mills Village, formerly the Highland Yard Hosiery Mill turned the most significant LEED project in North Carolina's state history.
Thousands of U.S. Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen Add Recently Launched Facebook Application
Wed, 02 Apr 2008, 10:04:34 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
FORT BRAGG, N.C., April 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Electronic Allies LLC, operators of the military career advice community SmartSoldier.com, today announced the availability of the My Military Experience Facebook application. The application, launched for final beta testing last week, allows Facebook users with military experience to display details of their military service within a seamlessly integrated box on their Facebook profile.
A Million Kids Read Kidsville News!
Tue, 18 Mar 2008, 15:10:55 GMT Edited by Debra Tone
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., March 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Kidsville News! is a publication that promotes literacy and learning for elementary school children. And, literacy rocks! Just ask the million-plus young readers of Kidsville News! ... Ask their parents, who've been thrilled to discover that this children's newspaper makes kids eager to read and learn.
Kidsville News! Tops the Million Reader Mark
Mon, 17 Mar 2008, 07:55:54 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., March 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Literacy rocks! Just ask the million-plus young readers of Kidsville News! Ask their parents, who've been thrilled to discover that this children's newspaper makes kids eager to read and learn. Ask the educators nationwide, who have enthusiastically incorporated Kidsville News! as part of their schools' daily curriculum, using it to promote their own character education curriculum.
Whisper Mountain Property Chosen for Southern Living Magazine's Eco-Friendly 2008 Green Idea House
Tue, 26 Feb 2008, 14:05:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
MARSHALL, N.C., Feb. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whisper Mountain, located outside of the city of Asheville in the heart of western North Carolina, is a community where conservation and preservation meet. That's why Southern Living has chosen this community as the location for their first 2008 green Idea House.
IBC Announces Patent Pending on Energy Saving Technology
Tue, 19 Feb 2008, 09:30:13 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
BREVARD, N.C. - Feb. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Insulation Business Consultants announced today that the firm has developed a means of maintaining the thermal integrity of exterior walls, eliminating the voids in the insulation where electrical boxes (switch and receptacle boxes), create significant holes in the residential thermal envelope.
Haywood County Tomatoes Travel the Internet
Thu, 31 Jan 2008, 13:24:26 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. - Jan. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Haywood County tomatoes are now traveling worldwide, thanks to a short web-based video recently produced by the Buy Haywood Market Development Project. While the Buy Haywood project often draws parallels with other place-based promotional efforts, like Vidalia Onions, this new marketing effort has more in common with the California Raisin ads. (VIDEO)
Forgot Your Password? The Internet Password Organizer(TM) Can Help
Wed, 23 Jan 2008, 08:16:26 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CARY, N.C. - Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If getting organized this year is a top New Year's resolution, Innovention Lab, Inc. can help. The company crafts innovative solutions to today's modern problems. Their newest creation - the Internet Password Organizer(TM) (ISBN-13: 978-0615164700) - provides Internet users with a practical solution to password management.
Local Mortgage Company Aids Home Buyers Through Affordable Federally Guaranteed Mortgage
Mon, 21 Jan 2008, 13:46:11 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
RALEIGH, N.C. - Jan. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Not a day goes by without the media reporting on the national mortgage meltdown and tightening guidelines for home loans. But one local mortgage company committed to affordable home ownership for North Carolinians found a way to help rural areas residents become homeowners. Veritas Mortgage Funding, a Raleigh based mortgage firm now offers a great alternative to traditional, more costly mortgages.
Hannah Montana Heads 2007 Ten Best-Mannered List
Tue, 18 Dec 2007, 14:01:34 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Dec. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hannah Montana (Miley Cyrus), who was commended for being a role model to young people, heads the list of the 'Ten Best-Mannered People of 2007,' as named by the National League of Junior Cotillions, an etiquette and social training program that involves thousands of young people in the United States.
Asheville, NC Artist Launches National I Am Thankful Postcard Art Project - Submit Postcards Now
Wed, 14 Nov 2007, 10:21:27 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- This fall artist Damaris Pierce launches her new, national postcard art project just in time to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. The project, entitled 'I Am Thankful,' encourages individuals of all ages and organizations such as craft guilds, public schools and counseling centers to create original postcard artwork expressing gratitude.
Anne Arundel County Public Schools Becomes the First in Maryland to Implement Caselite Software District-Wide
LBA Group Makes Premier List of the 5,000 Fastest-Growing U.S. Businesses
Tue, 13 Nov 2007, 07:31:02 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ANNAPOLIS, Md. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Nov. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for school-based Speech-Language Pathologists and analytical reporting for District Administrators; Located near the cities of Baltimore and Washington, D.C., Anne Arundel County is home to the state capitol, Annapolis. In addition to providing every child with a challenging and rewarding educational experience, Anne Arundel County Public Schools is among the 50 largest school systems in the country.
Mon, 29 Oct 2007, 08:31:25 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
GREENVILLE, N.C. - Oct. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LBA Group, Inc. announces that it has made Inc. magazine's list of the top 5,000 fastest-growing businesses in the nation with a ranking of 3,613 and a three-year sales growth of 80 percent. Inc. 5,000 lists companies, that when put together, represents the backbone of the U.S. economy.
Concierge Condo: The Residences at Biltmore Redefines Luxury Hotel Accommodations
Tue, 16 Oct 2007, 17:42:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While many Americans are receiving more vacation time, they are taking less time off. So, vacation planning and business travel is more important than ever. The Residences at Biltmore, located in the heart of Asheville, N.C., is re-inventing the importance of stress-free vacation days and efficient business stays.
Stabilus Appoints Anthony Haba to President
Mon, 08 Oct 2007, 18:32:00 GMT Edited by Debra Tone
GASTONIA, N.C. - Oct. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stabilus, the world market leader in the design and manufacture of gas springs and hydraulic dampers, has appointed Anthony 'Tony' Haba as President Stabilus Inc. Mr. Haba will be responsible for Stabilus business operations in the North American market with facilities in North Carolina, Mexico and Michigan.
Successful Pilot Leads to District-Wide Implementation of Caselite Software in Muskegon County's North Service Unit
Tue, 14 Aug 2007, 20:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
MUSKEGON, Mich. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Aug. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for school-based speech-language pathologists and analytical reporting for district administrators working in the schools; Muskegon County's North Service Unit is located on the shores of Lake Michigan and offers state-of-the-art technology combined with a comprehensive and challenging curriculum.
Culinary Pro Trades Knives for Laptop
Fri, 10 Aug 2007, 16:46:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Aug. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Write Away, Inc., a full-service editorial company, announces today that a 20-plus year chef and culinary professional joins their creative team to meet the growing demands of businesses pertaining to the food industry. The company specializes in writing about the food and beverage industry.
Author Declares 'State of Emergency' in Black America
Mon, 23 Jul 2007, 21:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - July 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In a bold new book, 'If God is So Good, Why are Blacks Doing So Bad?' (LifeBridge Books, ISBN 978-0-9786581-7-5), author James Dixon, II, believes the African-American race is an endangered species and issues an urgent call to business, government, education, entertainment and the church to address the problem.
iPhone Browses Diagnostic Heart Images
Mon, 16 Jul 2007, 16:45:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
DURHAM, N.C. - July 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Heart Imaging Technologies (HeartIT) announced today that medical images can be viewed on Apple's new iPhone (see examples at heartit.com). Physicians can simply click on a web link sent via email by one of their colleagues, enter their password, and, for example, instantly view movies of a patient's beating heart halfway around the world.
The National Children's Oral Health Foundation and Previser Announce Initiative to Reduce Oral Disease Among Disadvantaged Populations
Tue, 10 Jul 2007, 13:45:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The National Children's Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF), and PreViser Corporation, today announced a joint initiative to collaborate in an effort to improve the oral health of low income children nationwide. The NCOHF's non-profit mission is to eliminate oral disease, and promote overall health and well-being for economically disadvantaged children.
North Carolina Pilot Lands At All 109 NC Public Airports... In One Day!
Mon, 09 Jul 2007, 19:43:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
GOLD HILL, N.C. - July 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hangar talk. That's where it all started. Ron Schreck (61) of Gold Hill, North Carolina took it just a bit further. Schreck lifted off from Gold Hill Airpark in his home built airplane and after 19 hours and 51 minutes he had touched down at all 109 public use airports in the state. 'I suppose a few pilots have landed at all of those airports, but I know of no one who has done it in one day,' said Schreck after completing the record breaking flight.
HearPod, Inc. Provides Baby Boomers with Quality Hearing Aid Options
Fri, 15 Jun 2007, 14:24:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CORNELIUS, N.C. - June 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Communication is the foundation for an incredible life at work, with friends, and especially at home. That's why so many baby boomers are turning to HearPod 32X to power up their hearing. Baby boomers have a reputation for expecting the best and many will not settle for less. However, cost can sometimes interfere when purchasing a quality hearing aid.
Virtual Star Search Contest Provides Forum to Showcase Talent and Get Discovered
Thu, 31 May 2007, 18:30:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - May 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Winning the Game, LLC, a full service software and Internet marketing company, announces the launch of TheTalentQuest.com, a web site for people who want to be a star, discover a star, or wish to help create a star.
MyHearPod.com - A New Hearing Aid Concept
Tue, 08 May 2007, 17:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
CORNELIUS, N.C. - May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- So what's so different about HearPod, than any other hearing aid out there? To the average person looking at all the hearing aid ads not much. To an astute person who understands technology, there is a huge difference.
Author Finds Unique Way to Market Children's Story - eBay Auction Includes Manuscript and All Media Rights
Fri, 04 May 2007, 15:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
ROCKINGHAM, N.C. - May 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A North Carolina author has found a unique way to market his writings to potential publishers. Steven Blood has put the manuscript for his children's book 'The City of Lost Socks' on the online auction website eBay in what seems to be the only auction of its kind.
HearPod Hearing Aids Offer Low Cost High Tech Solutions
Mon, 02 Apr 2007, 20:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
CORNELIUS, N.C. - Apr. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to HearPod Hearing Aids millions of Americans who suffer from hearing loss and could benefit from hearing aids don't wear them. High cost is often cited as the reason. A National Council on the Aging survey showed that 55 percent of surveyed seniors not using hearing aids find cost to be a barrier.
RegisterFly Scandal Culminates in Class Action Lawsuit
Wed, 28 Mar 2007, 16:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Mar. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Yesterday, a U.S. District Court judge unsealed a class action lawsuit (case #07cv00188) against Internet domain registrar RegisterFly along with the corporation charged with accreditation and oversight of registrars, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), among others. The lawsuit (Anne Martinez v RegisterFly, ICANN et. al.) filed by Attorney E. Clarke Dummit alleges that RegisterFly has systematically defrauded its customers who attempted to register or renew Internet domain names.
The Elysee Collection says 'Buon giorno' with Collezione Contessa
Tue, 06 Mar 2007, 23:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Mar. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Known for its exquisite French antique reproductions, The Elysee Collection is saying 'Buon giorno' with its latest offering, Collezione Contessa, a group of about 20 pieces inspired by traditional Italian living and the rustic beauty of the Tuscan countryside.
Introducing ProductiveTeams eMeetings
Tue, 06 Mar 2007, 21:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Mar. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ProductiveTeams, Inc. now offers an always available online connection that lets user groups or individuals communicate privately among themselves whenever they want. These meetings are not live, so there's no need to schedule meetings in advance or for anyone to stop what they're doing to participate.
The Fight is On in Winston-Salem: Undefeated Derek 'The Black Lion' Edwards Seeks 21st Win
Tue, 06 Mar 2007, 16:00:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Mar. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fight fans get ready! Ring of Dreams presents Fight Night Saturday, April 14, 2007, at the LJVM Coliseum Annex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at 8:00 p.m. Undefeated Super Middleweight Derek 'The Black Lion' Edwards (20-0-0) will square off against the also undefeated Joe Green (14-0-0) in a showdown that is sure to rock the house.
MyHearPod Introduces Amazing New Line of 32-Channel Hearing Aids
Thu, 01 Mar 2007, 12:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
CORNELIUS, N.C. - Mar. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- HearPod Hearing Aids president Randy Wohlers, BC-HIS, announced today the introduction of a new line of 32-channel hearing aids. Each of the new products matches the company's current line of aids manufactured with four channels.
New Online Community Becomes the Place for Female Racing Fans to Explore, Enjoy and Impact the World of Auto Racing
Wed, 21 Feb 2007, 00:01:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Responding to the recognized fact that approximately 40 percent of the estimated 75 million NASCAR fans are women, Fast-Track Fan LLC announces today the launch of HerRacing.com, directed by NASCAR Busch Series Driver, Kim Crosby.
Shop4Humanity is an Online Business Directory with a Heart
Tue, 30 Jan 2007, 18:39:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
RALEIGH, N.C. - Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Shop4Humanity is a new and unique online directory that promotes businesses that give to charity. Whether the consumer is interested in a cure for cancer, better education, or world peace, Shop4Humanity.com offers a broad range of cause-related categories that are sure to encompass every interest.
Taylor Hicks Heads 2006 Ten Best-Mannered List - Britney Spears Named Most Ill-Mannered
Wed, 20 Dec 2006, 18:53:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Dec. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Taylor Hicks, American Idol winner who was commended for being a role model to young people, heads the list of the 'Ten Best-Mannered People of 2006,' as named by the National League of Junior Cotillions, an etiquette and social training program that involves thousands of young people in the United States.
HearPod Adds Directional Mic. with Open Fitting to its Line of BTE Hearing Aids
Thu, 07 Dec 2006, 16:13:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
CORNELIUS, N.C. - Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- HearPod Hearing Aids president Randy Wohlers, BC-HIS, today announced the introduction of HearPod Directional Mic Open Fitting hearing aid. This behind the ear aid is designed to cater to the hearing industry's hottest trends - directional microphones, open fitting and cosmetically discrete design. Directional microphones improve the wearer's ability to understand speech by focusing correction on voices in front of the wearer while reducing noises from behind.
Therawear Compression Hosiery - Therafirm Support Stockings for Varicose Veins, Tired Aching Feet and Legs, and Edema
Tue, 28 Nov 2006, 21:45:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ROCKINGHAM, N.C., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Looking for gradient compression hosiery and socks? Check out Therawear.com. Therawear offers Therafirm medically correct, gradient compression hosiery and socks for a fraction of the cost of other compression hosiery brands.
MyHearPod Introduces an Amazingly Small Hearing Aid called HP Micro
Wed, 01 Nov 2006, 01:00:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Simmons
CORNELIUS, N.C. - Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- HearPod Hearing Aids president Randy Wohlers, BC-HIS, announced today the introduction of the HearPod Micro, which is one of the smallest completely in the canal (CIC) hearing aids on the market and designed to be used for open fittings. Open fitting means the hearing aid allows venting for equalization of pressure inside the ear canal.
Brother and Sister Writing Team Release New Novel in Time for Halloween
Tue, 17 Oct 2006, 04:00:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
MT. AIRY, N.C. - Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brother and sister writing duo, CJ and Tabitha Edwards, announce the release of a new sci-fi novel, 'StarKazar and the Mysterious Happenings' (ISBN: 978-1-4116-9314-2), in conjunction with Lulu.com, a provider of print-on-demand books.
5th Largest School District in America Chooses Caselite Software's Therapy-Scheduling and Analysis Program
Wed, 06 Sep 2006, 15:07:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
LAS VEGAS, Nev. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In a time when several states are facing critical shortages of school-based SLPs, progressive districts like Clark County are finding creative ways to attract and retain their talent. With over 300,000 students in more than 300 schools, Clark County School District (CCSD) in Las Vegas, NV, is the 5th largest and fastest growing school district in the country. Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for school-based Speech-Language Pathologists and analytical reporting for their District Administrators.
Patented Digital Data Compression Method effectively Moves Parallel Data Over Serial Media.
Tue, 22 Aug 2006, 22:37:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
SILER CITY, NC - Aug. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pegasus Web Services Inc. is pleased to announce it has received a Patent (Patent Number 7,096,360) from the Patent and Trademark Office today for its 'Frequency-time based data compression method.' The 'Frequency-time based data compression method' allows High Volume Transport of Digital Data over Serial Transports. It also has claims for High Volume Digital Data Storage and a Multi-Dimensional Encryption/Decryption algorithm providing unsurpassed data security.
HearPod, Inc. Leads the Way in Digital Hearing-Aid Technology and Comfortable Design
Wed, 02 Aug 2006, 22:27:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CORNELIUS, NC - Aug. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- HearPod hearing-aid solutions were developed by baby boomers for baby boomers to resolve mild to moderate and high-frequency hearing loss. A uniquely-designed silicone pillow has allowed the manufacturers of HearPod hearing aids to have an incredible edge for dispensing high-end digital hearing aids for hearing-loss treatment.
Polygal Announced Energy Advanced Glazing
Fri, 21 Jul 2006, 18:32:00 GMT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
CHARLOTTE, NC - July 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Polygal Plastics Industries Ltd., the world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of Polycarbonate and Polypropylene structured sheets and advanced glazing systems has announced its energy-advanced Polycoolite(TM) is now available in Triple Wall, 16mm sheets for skylights and solarium environments.
New Service Allows Businesses to Increase Visibility with Online Video Commercials
Fri, 21 Jul 2006, 16:14:00 GMT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
KANNAPOLIS, NC - July 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Businesses can now increase the visibility and impact of their Web sites by adding Video Commercials using WEBSTREAMERS revolutionary video streaming service. According to research done by QwestDex media, consumers are 60% more likely to complete a transaction online if they see a video in addition to pictures.
Customer Service Investigation: Write Away, Inc. Adds Mystery Shopping to Services Menu
Thu, 20 Jul 2006, 23:51:00 GMT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
ASHEVILLE, NC - July 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Write Away, Inc., based in the mountains of western North Carolina, is a full-service editorial company that has recently added mystery shopping services to their client offerings; the business' subdivision is doing business as CSI - Customer Service Investigation.
New Research Uncovers Male and Female Affluent Views on Money Matters
Wed, 19 Jul 2006, 20:25:00 -0700 Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
GREENSBORO, NC - July 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Oechsli Institute has completed its third in a series of independent research projects on affluent Americans with at least $100,000 to over one million dollars of investable assets.
Travel Agent Offers Group Cruises
Wed, 05 Jul 2006, 15:56:00 GMT Edited by Carly M. Zander
HOPE MILLS, NC - July 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whether you're planning a wedding, family reunion, convention or group vacation, chances are you'll want to host your event on a cruise ship if Travel Agent Davedda Smith has anything to say about it. She's been busy booking group cruises by touting the incredible value customers receive onboard.
'Help Me with My Teenager': A Step-By-Step Guide for Parents that Works
Mon, 26 Jun 2006, 16:03:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
RALEIGH, NC - June 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Tired of endless arguments? Not sure who the surly-faced teenager at the dinner table is? Let a newly-released book, Help Me with My Teenager by Christina Botto (ISBN: 1419637045), be a guide to parental success.
Sumter School District 17 Chooses Two-Year Subscription of Caselite Software's Therapy-Scheduling Program for Speech-Language Pathologists
Fri, 16 Jun 2006, 18:42:00 GMT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
SUMTER, SC and CHARLOTTE, NC - June 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for Speech-Language Pathologists working in the schools; Sumter School District 17 in South Carolina is located near the geographic center of the state and is nationally known for excellence since receiving many prestigious recognitions including three National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence Awards.
Orange County Public Schools Chooses Caselite Software's Therapy-Scheduling Program for Pilot with Speech-Language Pathologists
Wed, 07 Jun 2006, 15:38:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
ORLANDO, FL and CHARLOTTE, NC - June 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Caselite Software specializes in online therapy scheduling for Speech-Language Pathologists working in the schools; Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) in Florida is the first major metro-district to pilot the program.
Survey Tracks Salary Cuts and Other Trends
Fri, 02 Jun 2006, 23:43:00 GMT Edited by Carly M. Zander
CHARLOTTE, NC - June 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly one-third of white-collar workers who changed jobs during the last year took a pay cut, in part because of bad advice from family and friends, according to a national survey by the experts at Graham Holland, the Charlotte based career management firm. Nearly 30% of those executives surveyed who said they took a new job, accepted pay cuts, sometimes because of over confidence or costly mistakes during salary negotiations.
Look for Signals that your Job is in Jeopardy, says Career Management Firm Graham Holland
Fri, 02 Jun 2006, 21:31:00 GMT Edited by Carly M. Zander
CHARLOTE, NC - June 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Many people overlook the subtle signs that their jobs are at risk. By the time most employees realize their jobs are in jeopardy, there is usually very little they can do to change the situation, warns Epsie Shapley, Managing Partner of Graham Holland, the career management firm. People need to take action before it's too late
Unique Conservation Development Project Launched in the North Carolina Mountains Near Asheville
Fri, 19 May 2006, 17:54:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
ASHEVILLE, NC - May 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In the midst of rapid real estate development growth in Western North Carolina, one person has come up with a novel approach for keeping this magnificent mountain land wild and natural. John Myers of Hickory Nut Forest, LLC, who has spent the past 18 years protecting over 20,000 acres for parks and trails, has designed a unique conservation development project in Hickory Nut Gorge, just 17 miles from Asheville.
PC Kidz USA Announces Their Expansion into the Charlotte, North Carolina Metro Area
Mon, 01 May 2006, 21:29:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
TYLER, TX and CHARLOTTE, NC - May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Shawn Lippincott of Cornelius North Carolina will be the managing owner of PC Kidz Metro LLC, the sixth PC Kidz franchise in the United States. The new franchise will serve Mecklenburg, Gaston, Lincoln, Catawba, Iredell, Rowan, Cabarrus, Union, York and Stanley Counties in North Carolina. The company will offer computer education classes to preschool and school age children through public and private preschools, as well as through early education programs.
'Virtual Classroom' Seminars to Help CPAs Stay Current
Wed, 19 Apr 2006, 16:36:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, NC - Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Indiana CPAs now have something to look forward to beyond the end of another hectic tax season. Starting next month, a new seminar series will make it easier for the state's 9,000 CPAs to satisfy the strict continuing education requirements imposed on them by the Indiana Board of Accountancy. On May 1, continuing education provider Leveraged Logic will begin offering a new series of seminars titled 'This Week in Accounting.'
Ijeoma Egbunine to Fight Valerie Mahfood for WIBF Light Heavyweight Title
Mon, 23 Jan 2006, 04:27 EST Edited by Carly Zander
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fight fans get ready! Ring of Dreams presents Fight Night Saturday, February 18, 2006, at the LJVM Coliseum Annex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at 8:00 p.m. Headlining the night will be Ijeoma 'The Praise' Egbunine versus Valerie 'Wolfe' Mahfood for the WIBF Light Heavyweight Title currently held by Mahfood. Mahfood is currently ranked 5th in the Light Heavyweight Division and is a veteran boxer with 31 total fights.
Robby Gordon Throws Helmet, Katrina Victims Catch Break
Mon, 26 Sep 2005, 05:20 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
CHARLOTTE, NC - September 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Making the best of a bad situation, NASCAR driver Robby Gordon auctioned off the helmet he threw at fellow driver Michael Waltrip on eBay for $51,100. The helmet was bought by Internet casino GoldenPalace.com, with all proceeds going to Harrah's Employee Relief Fund.
International Best Selling Author Addresses the United States Army Special Operations Command
Mon, 26 Sep 2005, 10:13 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
RALEIGH, NC - September 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- well known international best selling author Richard Pelzer addressed the Special Operations Command of the US Army in Raleigh NC. Attendees were Commanders, Sergeants Major, Senior Officers as well as Lt. General Kensinger. The Family Advocacy Conference was held to benefit some of our nation's soldiers and provide an overwhelming acknowledgment of the stress and pressure these soldiers live with. Pelzer spoke for just about an hour to an intensely quite and attentive audience. Conference attendees as well as the limited amount of media that were allowed to attend were in awe as the speaker presented his life as a child, young adult and now as an international best selling author.
Undefeated Witherspoon to Fight Bellamy for WBE World Heavyweight Title
Tue, 26 Jul 2005, 02:28 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - July 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- At 8pm on August 13, 2005, the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum Annex in Winston-Salem, NC, Ring of Dreams presents Fight Night, an event taut with anticipation and excitement. The Main Event will rock the house as undefeated heavyweight Moultrie Witherspoon (10-0), of South Carolina, steps into the ring to do battle with Ron Bellamy (14-2) of North Carolina in a quest for currently vacant World Boxing Empire (WBE) heavyweight world title.
Book Offers New Perspective on the Distracted-Driving Issue with Life Saving Ideas from Scientists and Top Driving Instructors
Wed, 15 Jun 2005, 11:23 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
CHAPEL HILL, NC - June 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Know a distracted driver... chatting on a cell phone, eating a fast food meal, or reaching into the back seat to deal with kids? Recommending 'Disciplined Attention: How to Improve Your Visual Attention When You Drive' (ISBN: 0-942267-29-X) from Profile Press could save their life (www.disciplined-attention.com).
LBA Group to Distribute TOMCO Test Equipment in North and South America
Thu, 28 Apr 2005, 06:44 EST Edited by Carly Zander
RALEIGH, NC - April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LBA Group, Inc. (www.lbagroup.com) today announced the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement for North and South America between its subsidiary LBA Technology, Inc. and Tomco Technologies (www.tomco.com.au) of Norwood, Australia. The agreement includes Tomco's TE1000 line of RF Vector Voltmeters as well as access to its lines of high power amplifiers and transmitters.
Muzak Takes Best In Show Award: GlobalShop 2005
Thu, 31 Mar 2005, 05:30 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
CHARLOTTE, NC /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Muzak (www.muzak.com) won the coveted Best Booth award, given by Visual Merchandising and Store Design at GlobalShop 2005 last week in Las Vegas, NV. With more than 25,000 attendees, the trade show is recognized as the largest international expo featuring the most innovative design, products and technologies in the world of retail.
Former World Heavyweight Champion Oliver McCall to Continue His Comeback on April 16
Thu, 31 Mar 2005, 03:59 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
WINSTON-SALEM, NC /Send2Press Newswire/ -- On April 16, 2005, Oliver 'The Atomic Bull' McCall (42-8-0, 31KOs) will face Cornelius Ellis in the Ring of Dreams Fight Night Main Event at the M.C. Benton Jr. Convention Center in Winston-Salem, NC. McCall, best known for winning the WBC World Heavyweight Champion title after knocking out then champion Lennox Lewis in the second round of the 1994 world championship fight, is staging a comeback that he hopes will lead to another world title shot. McCall, who calls this a 'tune-up fight,' also intends to extend his record of never having been knocked down or knocked out.
SoftForYou Releases 'Customer Request' Version of Popular Internet Filtering Software
Mon, 14 Mar 2005, 03:57 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
CHAPEL HILL, NC - March 14, 2005 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The SoftForYou Company, a vendor of Internet filtering and child safety software products - today announced the release of iProtectYou Pro Version v7.06, the latest version of its highly-regarded, award-winning Internet Filtering / Parental Control software. This version is fully based on requests expressed by customers.
Muzak Shines Spotlight on Music
Mon, 31 Jan 2005, 03:35 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
CHARLOTTE, NC /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Muzak (www.muzak.com) announced today that they are incorporating a special events and holiday calendar into their core programming lineup. Muzak Spotlight will feature select artists on various days throughout the year, using music as a means to celebrate important events and pay tribute to influential bands and musicians.
By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
New Book Assists Tax Preparation Offices in Overcoming Hurdles to Serving Hispanics
'Marketing to Hispanics: A Comprehensive Guide for Tax Preparation Offices' is an in-depth approach including staffing, PR, marketing and culture
RALEIGH, NC - November 29, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Out of the 39.9 million Hispanics currently in the United States, an estimated half of those adults are foreign born. For many immigrants, American systems can be confusing and overwhelming. Most are actually unaware that they can and should file taxes. Some of these immigrants work in the U.S. illegally and assume that they are not eligible to file. Others rely on word of mouth to assist them in navigating the confusing process. Language is often a barrier in getting assistance with tax related questions and answers.
By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Unconventional Music Duo Request-A-Song.com Celebrates Two Years with Site Relaunch, 88 Cent Song Downloads
Dot-com band demonstrates music business model without record label support
RALEIGH, NC - Oct 11, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Recording duo Request-A-Song.com (RAS) announced today the launch of their completely redesigned eponymous website (www.request-a-song.com). The relaunch coincides with Request-A-Song.com's second anniversary of writing, recording, and publishing original songs based on the inspiration of thousands of Internet users worldwide. In two years, RAS has released 116 original songs online in MP3 format, 62 of which are currently available for free download on the site. The rest are available in a higher quality MP3 format for US 88 cents apiece.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
TWT Distributing Inc. to Source Ethnic Health and Beauty Care for Kroger Company
CHARLOTTE, NC - September 9, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- TWT Distributing, Inc.
(www.twtdist.com) today announced it has been selected to manage the ethnic health
and beauty care category for the Kroger Co. Under the agreement, TWT Distributing,
a minority-owned distributor of ethnic toiletries, will be responsible for
sourcing, procuring and merchandising ethnic health and beauty care products for 12
divisions of Kroger.
By News Article Editor: Beverly West
Lawrence Behr Associates' LBA Energy Shield Chosen to Protect New Oregon State University Center Laboratories
GREENVILLE, NC and CORVALLIS, OR - August 13, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ --
Lawrence Behr Associates, Inc. (www.lbagroup.com) today announced that it has
been awarded the contract to provide the architecturally integrated
electromagnetic shielding security system for Oregon State University's new
Kelley Electrical Engineering Center. LBA will provide design services,
materials and implementation management for the Kelley Center's new research
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
CORRECTION: Little Steven Underground Garage Festival
CHARLOTTE, NC and NEW YORK,NY - August 12, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- *Correction* Contrary to a
previous announcement from Muzak, George Carlin and Jack Black will not be hosts of the
Little Steven International Underground Garage Festival ("Muzak Helps Save Rock-n-Roll --
Joins Little Steven at Underground Garage Festival" issued Aug. 10, 2004).
By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Little Steven Pours Heart and Soul into Garage Rock Festival
Muzak Heart & Soul Foundation Chosen as Official Charity for Event
CHARLOTTE, NC and NEW YORK - Aug. 10, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The Muzak Heart &
Soul Foundation has been chosen as the official charity of Little Steven's
International Underground Garage Festival. More than 40 rock-n-roll bands will perform
at the festival Saturday, August 14, at Randall's Island in New York City.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Muzak Helps Save Rock-n-Roll - Joins Little Steven at Underground Garage Festival
NEW YORK, NY and CHARLOTTE, NC - August 10, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Muzak (www.muzak.com) has joined in the
effort to save rock-'n'-roll by signing on as an official sponsor of the Little Steven
Underground Garage Festival. More than 40 rock-n-roll bands will perform at the festival
Saturday, August 14, at Randall's Island in New York City.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Focus Marketing Founder to Teach 'The Whys and Hows to Focus Your Career' For Artists and Labels Through Information Analysis and Information-Driven Marketing
NEW YORK, NY - July 19, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Focus Marketing Founder &
President, Jean Marc Rejaud, will participate to the up and coming Mid Atlantic
Conference in Charlotte NC from October 8th to 10th 2004. This premier music
conference, which reaches its third edition, is the ONLY industry event of its
kind in the Mid-Atlantic states whose goal is to focus the national and
international music industry and related press on the Mid-Atlantic music market
while providing a platform for the areas musicians and artists to gain exposure,
be heard and be educated in the business of music.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Muzak Names Vice President Client Relations
CHARLOTTE, NC - July 15, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Muzak LLC (www.muzak.com) has named Mary Ann
Lusk vice president client services, overseeing the development and operations of the company's
recently expanded customer service organization.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Patriotic Music in High Demand - Muzak Extends Play Schedule
CHARLOTTE, NC - June 29, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Muzak (www.muzak.com) is extending
the scheduled air time of its popular "Independence Day" music program. The special mix of
thematic American pop, patriotic songs and "summer fun favorites" will be available to
clients June 29 - July 5.
By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Lightweight FaraCages Simplify Radio Frequency Protection
RALEIGH, NC - June 25, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- LBA Technology, Inc.
(www.lbagroup.com), a worldwide leader in the manufacture and supply of radio
frequency shielding equipment, today announced a new line of lightweight
portable Faraday cage enclosures that makes radio frequency protection of
electronic equipment more convenient than ever before.
[Business News Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior Editor]
New Learning System From The Oechsli Institute Helps Mutual Fund Wholesalers Re-Build Credibility With Financial Advisors and High Net Worth Investors
GREENSBORO, NC - November 20, 2003 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The Oechsli
Institute (www.oechsli.com) announces the publication of "Becoming a
21st Century Value Added Wholesaler," a learning system by Matt Oechsli
which focuses on 14 criteria identified in an independent research study
of financial advisors as most important in establishing a "preferred"
relationship with mutual fund wholesalers.
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
[Newswire Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior News Editor]
New Book from Oechsli Institute Helps Financial Advisors Master Prospecting And Selling Skills Unique To Targeting High Net Worth Investors
GREENSBORO, NC - Nov. 17, 2003 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The Oechsli
Institute (www.oechsli.com) announced today the publication of a new
book by Matt Oechsli, "Mastering High Net Worth Selling: Your Critical
Path" (ISBN 0-9656765-5-2) which focuses on the four tasks that today's
financial professional must learn to do well.
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
[News Article Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior News Editor]
UNCONVENTIONAL MP3 WEBSITE, REQUEST-A-SONG.COM, RELEASES 76 ORIGINAL SONGS IN ITS FIRST YEAR ONLINE
Nearly All Songs Based On Website Visitor Suggestions
RALEIGH, NC - (Send2Press Newswire) - Oct. 1, 2003 -- Request-A-Song.com
(RAS) announced today that it has released 76 original songs in its first
year online, almost all of which are based on suggestions submitted by
visitors to the site. Each of the 76 songs is available for free download
in MP3 format on the website. RAS, which opened
its virtual doors October 1st, 2002, is celebrating its first anniversary
of writing, recording, and publishing original music based on the input of
Internet users worldwide.
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
[News Article Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior News Editor]
REQUEST-A-SONG.COM ANNOUNCES 'NEW SONG EVERY WEDNESDAY' RELEASE PROGRAM
RALEIGH, NC - Sept. 8, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Request-A-Song.com
(RAS) announced today its new song release program, "New Song Every
Wednesday" ("NSEW"). Starting this week on Request-A-Song.com
(www.request-a-song.com), site visitors will be able to download a new,
original song in MP3 format every Wednesday. The new program is intended
to bring a weekly listening audience to Request-A-Song by providing new
content on a regular, predictable basis.
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
[Newswire Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior PR News Editor]
UNCONVENTIONAL MUSIC WEBSITE, REQUEST-A-SONG.COM, RELEASES ITS FIRST CD
RALEIGH, NC - July 29th, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Request-A-Song.com (RAS)
announced today the release of their first full-length audio CD, "Best Of
Request - Vol. 1." The seventy-two minute release is filled with
twenty-four of the site's best songs from its first six months in
business. Each song has been professionally re-mastered especially for
the CD release, and each CD comes with a 16-page color booklet with song
information and lyrics. The CD is being made available for sale directly
from the Request-A-Song.com website today.
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
[Edited by Adrian Blake, Senior News Editor]
CENTERMARK PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS AND CONSULTANTS MERGES WITH DONNA MATER MOFFETT, CPA TO CREATE MORE DYNAMIC ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL SERVICES PRESENCE IN CHARLOTTE, N.C. MARKET
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - June 4, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Centermark Public Accountants
and Consultants LLC (www.thecentermark.com) President Ken Monroe is pleased to
announce today the merger of his company with Donna Mater Moffett, CPA, a
respected Charlotte-area firm under the direction of principal Donna Mater
> READ NEWS ARTICLE
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