Tag: Success

DNB Financial Corporation Receives All Required Approvals to Acquire East River Bank

DOWNINGTOWN, Pa., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DNB Financial Corporation ("DNB") (NASDAQ:DNBF), the parent company of DNB First, National Association, today announced that it has obtained all required approvals necessary for DNB to consummate its acquisition of East River Bank, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ("East River"). Approvals included DNB and East River shareholder approvals, and regulatory…

Student Transportation Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter & Fiscal Year 2016 Results

BARRIE, Ontario, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Student Transportation Inc. (TSX:STB) (NASDAQ:STB) ("STI" or "the Company") today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. All financial results are reported in U.S. dollars except as otherwise noted. “We were very pleased with our strong performance and solid results in…
Aspen Group Reports 62% Increase in Revenue for First Quarter Fiscal 2017, Gross Margin Increases 1,500 Basis Points

Canadian Linen and Uniform Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Linen and Uniform Service today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across North America will participate in the 3rd annual 'Day of Service' community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods…

AmeriPride Services Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmeriPride Services today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across the U.S. and Canada will participate in the 3rd annual 'Day of Service' community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods…

CSX Receives Award of Excellence for “CSX Rail Respond” Emergency Response Tool

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation has granted an Award of Excellence in Public Safety to CSX for its “CSX Rail Respond” mobile-computing application, which provides firefighters, police officers and other emergency responders with easy mobile access to critical information about the commodities traveling on…

Inc. Magazine Names PTS Diagnostics to its 2016 List of the 5,000 Fastest Growing Private Companies

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PTS Diagnostics, the US-based manufacturer of point-of-care biometric testing devices distributed across the globe, has been selected for an impressive sixth time to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list. For the 2016 Inc. 5000 list, PTS Diagnostics placed as the 3,772nd fastest growing private company in America based on…
Envoy Air Now Offers Industry-Leading Pay for Pilots

PSA Airlines Announces Industry-Leading Pay for New-Hire Pilots

DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PSA Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group (Nasdaq:AAL), today announced significant changes to its pilot pay program, including industry-leading wages for new-hire pilots, an increased sign-on bonus for new recruits and retention bonuses for First Officers and Captains to create a top-tier compensation structure…

New Study Reveals Customer Experience is Getting Worse; Contact Centers Out of Touch with the Reality of Today’s Consumer

BOSTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new study from BoldChat by LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) and Ovum reveals that customer experience has worsened over the last two years despite investments in new engagement channels.  The report, which surveyed hundreds of contact center managers and consumers globally, found that the consumers surveyed believe it takes 6 different…

InterDigital Joins Avanci IoT Licensing Platform

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that it has joined Avanci, the industry’s first marketplace for the licensing of cellular standards-essential technology for the Internet of Things (IoT). The licensing platform brings together some of InterDigital’s peers in standards-essential technology leadership,…

Carpenter Technology Announces Retirement Plan Changes

Will freeze General Retirement Plan effective December 31, 2016 Aligns retirement benefit plans for most employees WYOMISSING, Pa., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) (the “Company”) today announced changes to retirement plans it offers to certain employees. The Company will freeze benefits accrued to eligible participants of the General Retirement Plan…

Yappn Signs a Referral Partner Agreement with Startek Co. Ltd.

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yappn Corp. (“Yappn” or “Company”) (OCTQB:YPPN), a real-time innovative language solutions Company is pleased to announce that it has signed a Referral Partner Agreement with Startek Co. Ltd. (“Startek”). In accordance with the terms of the Agreement, Startek is an authorized referral partner for the purpose of…

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Reports Inducement Grant to New Chief Financial Officer

DEVON, Pa., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative transdermal synthetic cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors granted James Fickenscher, the Company’s newly appointed Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Corporate Development, an option to purchase 150,000…

TD Bank and Podium Data Finalists in the Teradata 2016 EPIC Awards for Big Data Excellence

LOWELL, Mass., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Podium Data has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Teradata EPIC Awards for Big Data Excellence for a joint project with Teradata: “TD Bank Agile Banking 3.0.”  The project involved helping TD Bank replace its existing manual process of delivering data to business users with…

Family Room Entertainment Corp. to Sponsor Next Revolutionary Reefer Throwdown Event Early 1st Quarter of 2017

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Family Room Entertainment Corp. (OTC:FMYR), a film and media communications group which creates, delivers and preserves quality cross platform content globally, is pleased to announce, due to the overwhelming success of Family Room Entertainment’s opening annual Reefer Throwdown event, that the Company will be sponsoring regularly scheduled events;…

CollegeXP Reveals That When It Comes to Wearable Tech, University Students Already Own or Plan to Buy Fitness Trackers

RHINEBECK, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Phoenix Marketing International's CollegeXP (http://bit.ly/2cmjZ8b), a proprietary collection of mobile and online research methodologies to reach the difficult college market, today revealed interesting data around how college students are using fitness trackers. While 32% of college students own an activity tracker or smartwatch, 16% say they plan…

Fuel Economy and Stringent Emission Standards are Increasing Demand for Low-viscosity Grade Basestocks, According to Kline

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The improving quality of finished lubricants and the burgeoning supply of high quality basestocks continue to create greater pressure on Group I basestocks to exit the market in the face of stagnant overall demand. In 2015, Group I basestocks account for less than half of the global…

Victoria County Teams with QuotEnergy Advisors to Secure Six-Figure Energy Savings through 2023

VICTORIA, Texas, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QuotEnergy Advisors, a leading energy procurement firm and approved provider in the TIPS/TAPS purchasing program, today announced it has helped Victoria County successfully procure 40 million kWh of electricity to power its facilities. The resulting 4-year energy contract will begin in 2019, securing nearly $400,000 in savings…

BioXcel’s BXCL101, Receives Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. FDA for the Treatment of Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2)

BRANFORD, Conn., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioXcel, a privately held biopharmaceutical company based in Connecticut, today announced that the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug Designation to BXCL101 for the treatment of Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2), an orphan disease with significant unmet medical need.  BXCL101 is the first…