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Echo360, the global leader in active and distance learning solutions, is pleased to announce that Tony Abate, the company's Chief Financial and Operating Officer, has been named Emerging Growth CFO of the Year for the 2013 Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards, produced by the Northern Virginia Technology Council(NVTC). Now in its 17th year, the awards recognize CFOs and financiers for extraordinary achievement and excellence in promoting the development of the Greater Washington region's technology community. Among his notable accomplishments in the last year, Abate closed a $30M financing round led Revolution Growth, managed two acquisitions, and flawlessly led the company's operations and product development efforts during a period when Echo360 has experienced a 35 percent CAGR.
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN) ("ePals" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the final tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement of senior secured convertible debentures (the "Debentures"), issuing Debentures in a principal amount of $1,250,000 to Difference Capital Funding Inc. Pursuant to the private placement, ePals has issued Debentures in an aggregate principal amount of $7,750,000.
UberMedia, a leading independent developer of mobile applications and mobile advertising solutions, has launched UberAds. UberAds analyzes public social media signals to derive consumer intent -- such as interest in buying a car, running, shopping, music -- and combines that with geo-location and dynamically created ads to deliver significantly superior results. UberAds technology can deliver timely and useful advertisements to targeted consumers across multiple screens. UberAds turns intrusive advertising into invited advertising.
newBrandAnalytics Joins Top Executives to Discuss Social Media Measurement at the Corporate Social Media Summit, June 12-13 in New York (press release) Equities May 21, 2013 http://www.equities.com/news/consumergoods/2013-05-21/1425234/newbrandanalytics-joins-top-executives-to-discuss-social.story newBrandAnalytics (nBA), the social intelligence expert for the food and beverage, hotel, andretail industries, will join more than 250 major American brands for the Corporate Social Media Summit, to be held June 12-13 in New York City. The summit will feature a global audience of senior social media, marketing andcommunications professionals, and will focus on social business for a superior marketing response, sharper corporate decision-making, enhanced innovation and a happier, more loyal customer.
Echo360, the global leader in campus-wide active and distance learning solutions, announced that City University of Hong Kong is enhancing teaching and learning with instructional video created and published using Echo360 technology. The University is expanding its use of Echo360 because of a rapidly changing academic culture that places personalized learning, social collaboration and immediate access for students at the forefront of the institution's curriculum strategy. By creating and sharing an active learning environment created with Echo360, CityU achieves a globalized campus, potentially reaching instructors and students from any location in the world.
Everyday Health, Inc., the leader in multi-platform content focused on health and wellness proves healthy entertainment is truly engaging audiences as its syndicated television shows, Recipe Rehab and Everyday Health, received nominations for the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards as announced Wednesday by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). Both programs are in excellent company alongside programs from Food Network and PBS. Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony to be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 14 and will be telecast on the Turner Broadcast Networks, HLN on Sunday, June 16.
In celebration of the military heroes fallen or returning, or those who are still defending our freedom, SnagFilms is launching a national initiative inspired by the film HONOR FLIGHT, which includes hosted screenings throughout the month of May, theatrical screenings with Tugg and a personalized online telegram campaign, all under the banner "Honor Our Heroes".
Homesnap today announced that its popular Homesnap app is now available for Android. This announcement comes on the heels of the release of Homesnap's first-ever mobile real estate platform. The new platform, with native apps for iPhone, iPad and Android, integrates unrivaled big data, simple home search and a built-in social graph with the magic and fun of Homesnap's signature feature, which lets consumers snap a picture of any home to find out all about it.
Portico™ will commemorate its One Year Anniversary this month by welcoming Google’s Head of Industry Ted Souder to the board. Since launching in May 2012, the dynamic start-up has expanded its reach to more than 64 of the world’s most sought-after destinations for its ever-expanding base of 2500 members.
Exclusive Resorts®, today, announced it is expanding its efforts in Canada, with a renewed focus on the country and a new membership package specially tailored for Canadians. To date, the elitedestination club has more than 150 Canadian members; a segment that continues to grow thanks to Canada’s ever-expanding travel appetite.
Echo360, the global leader in active and distance learning solutions, is currently accepting applications from client institutions to fund studies that explore the effect of lecture capture, student engagement and social collaboration tools on teaching and learning. This year's Research Grants Program, titled "Create, Engage and Assess: Using Active Learning to Evolve Teaching and Learning," seeks to better understand how these innovative solutions are transforming higher education campus.
Icreon Tech, a global IT consulting firm, today announced the successful implementation and use of a new iOS app for SnagFilms, a website which offers the broadest collection of independent films on demand to viewers. The SnagFilms app for iPhone and iPad, released in 2011, now offers more than 300 independent documentaries and films available for audiences to stream on their mobile devices for free.