All Press Releases
June 1, 2012 - Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the election of Ed Gilligan, vice chairman of American Express Company, as a member of its board of directors.
May 30, 2012 - FedBid, Inc., the online reverse auction marketplace, announced today that the United States International Trade Commission has awarded the company a multi-year agreement to provide reverse auction services.
May 29, 2012 - Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW), a leading global professional services company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Extend Health, Inc., which operates the largest private Medicare exchange in the United States.
May 25, 2012 - Extend Health Inc., a leading provider of health benefit management services, including the nation’s largest private Medicare exchange, today celebrated the opening of the first of two new service centers in Richardson, Texas, that together expect to bring more than 500 new jobs to the greater Dallas–Fort Worth area.
May 24, 2012- Echo360, the global leader in blended learning and lecture capture solutions, announced today a significant new investment from Revolution Growth to accelerate the deployment of their transformative technology platform in colleges and universities, with the aim of reaching 50 percent of all U.S. college students within five years. Echo360 is already in use at more than 500 leading institutions of higher education.
May 21, 2012 - Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), the world’s leading car sharing network, today announced a pilot partnership with car manufacturer, Vauxhall, that sees the all-new electric Ampera join its fleet of self-service, pay as you go vehicles for the next six months.
May 21, 2012 - ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN), an education media company and leading safe social learning network, today announced that the In2Books program won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Reading/English Instructional Solution.
May 16, 2012- BrainScope® Company, Inc. today announced the findings of two publications from clinical studies conducted over three years in collegiate and high school football players who sustained concussions. These findings suggest that BrainScope's technology may be able to detect the existence of traumatic brain injury including concussion (TBI), categorize the severity of TBI, and provide an indication of the length of time needed for recovery and return to play.
May 16, 2012--According to a new World Economic Forum report published today and produced in collaboration with the Boston Consulting Group, individuals are increasingly demanding more control over and value from their personal information online, and companies and governments must work with individuals to help strengthen their trust in them and find ways to give them more control.
May 15, 2012 - Everyday Health, Inc., a leading digital health company, is pleased to announce that its syndicated television series, Everyday Health, received a daytime Emmy® nomination, as announced Wednesday by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS.)
May 14, 2012- Confirming its status as the fastest growing new entrant in the luxury hospitality space, PorticoTM by Exclusive Resorts® (www.porticoclub.com) today announced the appointment of former HomeAway executive Justin Halloran as Chief Executive Officer, a new website with direct booking capability, and the introduction of more than 10 new destinations in the past two weeks alone.
May 11, 2012 - ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN) (the “Corporation”), an education media company and leading safe social learning network, today announced the completion of its integration of Carus Publishing Company following a number of recent activities to accelerate synergies between the various operating units of the newly combined company.