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St. Nick Media Services
ImageRight Achieves First Novarica ACE Gold Ranking(tm)
CONYERS, Ga., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ImageRight is pleased to announce the company's insurance content management and workflow system has achieved the first Average Customer Experience (ACE) Gold Ranking from leading industry analyst firm Novarica. The Novarica ACE Rankings(tm) are designed to provide a snapshot of general customer satisfaction levels related to specific companies and solutions and to aid insurers' internal evaluation process for selecting potential vendor partners.
Kinship Center-Canyon Acres
Canyon Acres Announces Holiday Campaign to Help Abused and Neglected Children
ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canyon Acres Children and Family Services, a charity organization committed to providing homes, care, treatment and supportive services for abused, neglected and emotionally troubled children and their families, today announced the beginning of its 2008 Holiday Campaign, a gift-collecting and fundraising campaign to support signature programs and services. The agency focuses on individualized treatment to help children heal, learn and grow.
Envista Corporation Debuts 'Street Cut Capers' Cartoon
BEVERLY, Mass., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envista Corporation, the exclusive provider of web-based software for infrastructure project coordination, today debuted an original cartoon entitled Street Cut Capers depicting the impact of free-for-all infrastructure renewal work on Main Street, USA. Street Cut Capers chronicles the frustrations of cartoon character Little Sally and her neighbors while their street is being excavated numerous times. Little Sally rides her tricycle through the mayhem of uncoordinated street work until Envista saves the day with real-time sharing of construction and maintenance project schedules among municipalities, utilities, and highway agencies. The cartoon can be viewed at http://www.envista.com/street-cut-capers.
Roy Jacobs & Associates
Roy Jacobs & Associates Investigating Possible Securities Law Violations by McDermott International Inc.
NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roy Jacobs & Associates announces that it is investigating possible securities law violations by McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) ("McDermott" or the "Company") as a result of the announcement of markedly reduced third quarter earnings, which included a $90 million charge at the gross-margin level on three large on-going construction contracts wherein the Company and certain of its officers appeared to have known for a significant period of time that these contracts were substantially delayed and could not be completed without negatively affecting margins in the Company's oil and gas construction segment going forward.
Green Energy Resources Inc.
Green Energy Resources Commences Shipment of 20,000 Tons of Hurricane Ike Wood to Twin Oaks, Texas Power Plant
HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Energy Resources Inc. (Pink Sheets:GRGR) commenced shipping 20,000 tons of Hurricane Ike wood to Sempra Energy's Twin Oaks power plant located near Waco, Texas. The 170 megawatt power plant is temporarily switching from coal to wood biomass to be "greener", according to the announcement on the power plant's website. Green Energy Resources is the subcontracted supplier. Green Energy Resources is collaborating on multiple projects nationwide with several strategic partners seeking to gain a major U.S. market share for wood biomass. Green Energy Resources is in the process of procuring upwards of a million or more tons of wood generated throughout the region by Hurricane Ike last September. The Texas market in particular is rapidly growing and expects to add over 250 megawatts of wood powered plants over the next three years.