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MPLS Now Offers Frame Relay Users Faster More Cost Effective Point to Point Solution

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – May 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Multi-protocol label switching (MPLS) gives network users better performance for existing applications and flexibility to divert and route traffic around link failures, congestion, and bottlenecks at 10-40% savings over Frame Relay, according to Alain Nguyen of ShopforBandwidth.com.

FILED UNDER: Technology
 

Wireless Enterprise Applications Will Generate $66 Billion Over Five Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

BOONTON, N.J. – May 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The transformation of various enterprise applications from fixed to mobile access technology will generate more than $66 billion in carrier service revenue over the next five years, says a new market research report from Insight Research Corp.

FILED UNDER: Business | Reports and Studies
 

Former U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young Joins the Advisory Board of Penny PAC Which Addresses Americans’ Top Concerns

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Andrew Young, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and civil rights leader, has joined the advisory board of Penny PAC. Penny PAC is a non-partisan political action committee that focuses on education, energy, economic development, health care and homeland security, issues that consistently rank among the top concerns for Americans on public opinion polls.

Recent BOOSTKIDS Study Shows 70-percent of Career Success Attributable to People Skills

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A recent study of Human Resource Managers by BOOSTKIDS has shown that 70-percent of an individual’s career success is a direct result of his or her ‘People Skills’ versus only 30-percent of a person’s career success is attributable to their technical knowledge of the job.

FILED UNDER: Education and Schools
 

Win Diamond Earrings with ‘The Waitress’ from FOX-Searchlight and Whiteflash.com

HOUSTON, Texas – May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — When ‘The Waitress’ opens in theaters on May 2 the first 22,000 audience members will receive an exclusive coupon from online boutique Whiteflash.com. Movie-goers using that coupon are automatically eligible to win a pair of beautiful diamond stud earrings, valued at $1000. The grand prize winner will be randomly selected from eligible registrants on June 1.

Drug Development Costs Exceed $802 Million: Global Pharmas Use Clintelligence to Do Something About It

KENILWORTH, N.J. – May 2, 2007 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — 3C Company, Inc., a leading provider of Business Performance Optimization (BPO) solutions to the Life Sciences Industry, announced today that it has aligned with yet another Global Pharmaceutical Firm to implement Clintelligence – 3C Company’s Business Intelligence Solution for strategic and tactical oversight of their Research and Development portfolio.

Local Company Out-innovates Silicon Valley; Launches Collaboration Software

LEXINGTON, Ky. – May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Delivering on their commitment to help companies ‘beat mediocrity,’ Lexington, KY-based Mercury Grove today announced the release of their Team Collaboration software, a full-featured Web 2.0 application superior to the most innovative products coming out of Silicon Valley.

FILED UNDER: Software | Technology
 

New Diet Plan Uses Candy as a Tool for Losing Weight

TULSA, Okla. – May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Most conventional wisdom would exclude or limit candy in the diet of anyone wanting to lose weight. In his new book, ‘The Candy Diet – Taming the Hunger Monster’ (ISBN 978-1-58736-766-3), author Mark Underwood says that candy does in fact have a place in your diet and can serve as a good-tasting tool for weight reduction.

Virtuous Woman Has New Fashion Accessory; Subtle Companion to Help Enhance a Woman’s Life – Redefines Virtue

ORANGE, Calif., May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Our new perfume is the perfect fashion accessory for a woman of virtue,’ said Rick Larimore, CEO, of IBI, a niche fragrance company based in Orange, CA. ‘Our perfume’s presence in the market helps bring into focus the real essence of what ‘virtue’ is really about.’

CheapoAir.com is a Hitwise Top 10 Award Winner!

NEW YORK, N.Y. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapoAir.com, a top budget travel website dedicated to leveraging the latest technology to deliver cheap airline tickets, is proud to announce that it has won the Hitwise Top 10 Award by Visitors among all U.S. Websites in the Travel Agencies Category for the Quarter Ending March – January 2007.

FILED UNDER: Awards and Honors | Business
 

OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation Updates Website, Launches Job Portal for Expert Background Investigators, Protective Security Personnel

CHANTILLY, Va. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation, a leading U.S. government contractor providing contract background investigative services and protective security services to U.S. government agencies and global corporations, has launched a new and updated corporate website that is focused on attracting and recruiting experienced and new candidates, including former law enforcement and military personnel.

Know Mold Corporation Introduces New Product to Protect Builders and Homeowners

CHICAGO, Ill. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While mold damage continues to be a growing problem, the Know Mold Corporation, an Illinois-based corporation, is taking a proactive role by offering a new product – KnowMold(TM) – to prevent mold before it becomes a pest. According to a study conducted by the University of Arizona, mold is present in every home; Illinois has the highest count of mold spores in the nation.

A Crystal Clear Future, Glass Plus in Water Soluble Bags

VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Aicello today announced commercialization of a new water soluble film utilized in Reckitt Benckiser’s Glass Plus(R) Dissolvable Refills. The Glass Plus(R) package is the first North American consumer application of refill pouches. It allows both cost and source reduction, while consumers will find price savings in a convenient, user friendly package.

FILED UNDER: Business | Product Launches
 

M2SYS Accepts Frost and Sullivan’s Prestigious 2007 North American Biometrics Technology Innovation of the Year Award

ATLANTA, Ga. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Frost & Sullivan presented M2SYS Technology with its 2007 North American Biometrics Technology Innovation of the Year Award at the 2007 North American Excellence in Industrial Technologies Awards Banquet. M2SYS honored for its innovative developments and outstanding performance in the biometrics industry.

Man Versus Machine: PokerBot World Championship on the High Seas

ATLANTA, Ga. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HixoxiH Software, parent company for Pokerbot.com, is about to change the poker-playing field. It is scheduled to host the first-ever, live digital real money Texas Hold’em tournament – akin to the World Series of Poker – on a Carnival Eastern Caribbean Cruise – September 23-30.

MosaicTileSupplies.com Introduces New Virtual Mosaic Designer that Customizes Client Color

HOUSTON, Texas – Apr. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mosaic Tile Supplies, LLC, a Texas-based producer and importer of high-quality mosaic tile, announces the addition of a new design tool – ‘The Maximizer’ – an online, Flash-based application that offers customers the ability to create custom mosaic tile blends for interior design and new building projects.

Alma Lasers(TM) Receives FDA Clearance for the Accent(TM) Dual Mode RF System

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. – Apr. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Alma Lasers a global leader in laser, light-based, and radio frequency (RF) technologies used in aesthetic medicine announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Accent(TM) Dual Mode RF System in the United States.

Celebrant Graduates from All Walks of Life to Officiate at Ceremonies for People to ‘Live the Art of Life’

MONTCLAIR, N.J. – Apr. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Under a band of multi-colored ribbons and accompanied by live yodeling, fifty graduates received certificates and joined the growing ranks of Celebrants during ceremonies Sunday at the Madison Hotel in Morristown, N.J., it was announced by Celebrant USA Foundation & Institute.

Long Term Care Insurance Fights African Poverty; Campaign Gains Momentum as Four Organizations Join Team of Industry Contributors

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Apr. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Can long term care insurance indirectly improve the lives of AIDS-plagued Africans? Many in the LTC industry seem to think so. Five organizations have pledged contributions to the Rabuor Village Project, a comeback model for villages throughout Africa. They join LTC Financial Partners (LTCFP), the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage, which announced on December 1 that it would contribute 2-percent of its profits each year to the Rabuor Village Project.

Cherished Photos Transformed into Wearable Art for Mothers

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Apr. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BabyFaces.com brings sentimental photos to life by creating three-dimensional charms that can be worn and treasured forever. Just in time for Mother’s Day, moms will be delighted to learn that they can literally keep their loved ones close to their heart with an original BabyFaces 3-D photo or First Footprints charm.

‘Paris Hilton Autopsy’ Educates New York City Teens – Interactive Drunk Driving PSA Promotes Safe Prom

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Apr. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Paris Hilton’s naked ‘corpse’ could provide an invaluable service to students preparing for prom this season. An interactive Public Service Announcement featuring the graphic display of a tiara-wearing, autopsied Paris Hilton with removable innards is designed to warn teenagers of the hazards of underage drinking. The display also features Tinkerbell, Hilton’s forlorn pet Chihuahua with matching tiara, and debuts in the trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn neighborhood where prom-goers frequently dine, courtesy of Capla Kesting Fine Art.

Boston 2007 Americas Innovation Winner, New York Places 2nd – Both Top 5 Global, in Independent Report

BOSTON, Mass. – Apr. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Boston was named as the 2007 Americas Innovation Winner, in the Global Innovation Review 2007, an independent comparative report by the first Global Innovation Agency, 2thinknow(TM). New York, America’s 2nd place, scored equal with Boston as an inspiring city, and excels Boston in depth and breadth of creative industries.

FILED UNDER: Business | Reports and Studies
 

Tired… Distressed… Unhappy? All Natural ‘Feel Good’ Pill Strikes a Chord with Millions of Women

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Apr. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This provocative opening line from a television commercial for a ‘mood elevating’ pill has really struck a nerve. If the overwhelming response to the Libutol(TM) ad is any indication, it seems American women are more tired, distressed and unhappy than most experts (and women themselves) are willing to admit. That’s the logical conclusion drawn from the phenomenal reaction women are having to Libutol, ‘The Little Yellow Pill That Makes Life Better’ from Blackett Pharmacal(TM).

Passionate Pilates Instructor Debuts New Jewelry Line Using Pilates Poses Depicted in Sterling Silver and 14k Gold Charms

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Apr. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A certified Pilates Instructor with a passion for fitness and an artful eye for style, Linda Moeller is launching her 2007 Pilates accessories brand, Core Links by Completely Fit For Life. This jewelry line expresses Ms. Moeller’s love for beauty and function in twelve distinct pieces and eleven unique pose charms.

Women’s Law School Coalition Announces Its Launch as the First Inter-School Advocacy Organization for Women in the Legal Profession

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Apr. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After months of planning, the Women’s Law School Coalition (WLSC) announced its launch as the first inter-law school women’s advocacy organization today. The coalition’s mission is to represent a common voice for women’s law school organizations that will empower these formerly unconnected groups to raise awareness about issues affecting women in the legal profession.

FILED UNDER: Legal and Law
 

Sports Entertainment a Lively Business for Latkovski Brothers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Apr. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dominic and Brennan Latkovski are entertainers at heart. The brothers are the brains behind BirdZerk! and ZOOperstars!, both popular traveling sports entertainment shows that perform at venues across the United States and the world. So it was no surprise that they decided to make their afternoon at Wrigley Field one to remember a few years ago.

CA Certifies HostBridge as Interoperable with CA Telon and CA Gener/OL

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Apr. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – CA WORLD — HostBridge Technology, the provider of HostBridge software for XML-enabling CICS, today announced that CA has certified the HostBridge integration software as interoperable with CA Telon Application Generator (CA Telon) and CA Gener/OL, enabling organizations to integrate their mainframe applications with Web services platforms.

Engaging Managers to Become Great Communicators – A Case Study

IPSWICH, Mass. – Apr. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Organizational communicators know that managers are the most credible, preferred source of company information for employees. As such, managers are well-suited to engage and align employees around company priorities. But how do you first motivate and engage managers for such a task? asks Yankee IABC.

FILED UNDER: Regional Events
 

Largest Glass Tile Mural in America Wins Spectrum’s First Prize at the Chicago Coverings Tile and Stone Exposition

DENVER, Colo. – Apr. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Spectrum Awards acknowledge and reward the most creative and amazing uses of ceramic tile in residential and commercial projects; this year, Keith DeWald, founder of Becoming Tile, LLC, takes first place for the exterior mosaic mural on the Hong-Kong based, Wing Lung Bank, in the busy financial section of Alhambra, CA.

Thieves Beware – Alarm Systems Know What You’re Up To

IRVING, Texas – Apr. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – The air was electric as central station operators at HSM Electronic Protection Services worked tirelessly to help police apprehend three would-be thieves that had broken into a customer’s store. Their persistence and dedication to their customer was what earned HSM the 2007 First Line of Defense Award. The Award is presented annually by the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association in conjunction with SDM Magazine.

CheapoAir.com Hires New CSO

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Apr. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapoAir.com, a top budget travel website dedicated to leveraging the latest technology to deliver cheap airline tickets, is proud to announce Werner Kunz as their new Chief Strategy Officer. CheapoAir’s ongoing commitment to providing best-of-breed airline services and travel solutions via the latest technologies is what attracted Mr. Kunz to the company.

National Dance Week at JCAL – ‘Celebrating Africa and the Diaspora’

JAMAICA, N.Y. – Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In recognition of National Dance Week, the Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL) will offer Master Classes in dance and a live performance on Saturday April 28, 2007 from 12 PM to 6:30 PM. This year, JCAL celebrates National Dance Week by traveling the globe with the dances of Africa and the African Diaspora.

FILED UNDER: Entertainment
 

Lightning Strikes at Telluride’s Ute Ceremony

TELLURIDE, Colo. – Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thunder, lightning, snow then sunshine heralded a touching Gratitude Ceremony in Telluride’s Mountain Village on Closing Weekend led by 13 Ute Mountain youth. ‘The bolt of lightning and half foot of powder perhaps had something to do with Ken Stone, Telski’s Marketing Director, announcing developing a plan that would raise the bar nationally for partnerships between ski areas and tribes,’ said Olympic skier Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee, co-founder of Native Voices Foundation.

World Peace through Youth Sports – Dubai Attending WYBT 2007 in Hawaii

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The 9th Annual Spalding World Youth Basketball Tournament, being held in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, July 24th – July 29th, 2007, is proud to announce that even the Middle East will be represented. The American School of Dubai will be participating this summer. Along with teams from New Zealand, Canada, Guam, Native Hawaiian, Native American Indian.

A-Team Group Adds James E. Hartley, New VP of Research

LONDON, U.K. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A-Team Group, specialists in market research, strategic consulting and publishing in financial information technology, has hired James E. Hartley as Vice President of Research. In this role, Mr. Hartley is charged with developing research products on behalf of A-Team Group.

Naked Romans Creating a Stir in Salem’s Best Italian Restaurant

SALEM, N.H. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Customers shocked, owner and staff amused. Ever since being voted Salem’s ‘Best Italian Restaurant’ last August by the readership of the Salem Observer, there has been a buzz surrounding Salem’s own Paradiso Italiano, and one need look no further than the crowded deli to see why. Everyone is talking about Naked Romans.

SoJo Artist Management Welcomes New York Based Live Society to its Artist Roster

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SoJo Artist Management is pleased to announce the recent signing of New York based Live Society. Hot off their New York win of Bodog’s $1 Million Battle of the Band competition, the band is ready to take the world by storm. Representing a modern day twist on the R&B and Classic Pop sound.

President Gerald R. Ford’s Final Memoir is Released

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — FlatSigned Press, a publishing house and rare books distributor, has released exclusive new writings by the late President Gerald R. Ford. The book, entitled ‘A Presidential Legacy and The Warren Commission’ (ISBN-13: 978-1-934304-02-0), provides a fascinating look into the mind of a great American leader in the final years before his death.

Bella Bella Boutique Creates Innovative Lingerie Lounge that Caters to the Five Senses

MIAMI, Fla. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bella Bella Boutique is about more than just lingerie, it’s about lifestyle; the virtual lingerie lounge caters to clients seeking unique, upscale, flirty, feminine, and modern designs in a sexy and chic setting.

Despite New Construction Woes Altamont Homes Continues to Grow and Diversify

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — There has been much recent press about the decline in new homes sales for the first part of 2007, but Altamont Homes, Inc., a licensed general contractor, has not been negatively affected; the company has recently expanded to seven western states – California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Arizona.