Entertainment News Archive - March 08, 2010

LOS ANGELES, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamonds, dripping on the fingers, wrists and ears of young Hollywood ingenues and cinema royalty alike, made their way down the red carpets as celebrities celebrated the 82nd Annual Academy Awards®.

LUXEMBOURG, March 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MACH, the leading provider of hub-based mobile communications exchange solutions, http://mach.com today launched a unique offering that allows mobile operators to meet the needs of customers travelling to South Africa for this year's FIFA World Cup Finals. The MACH World Cup Pack provides operators with voice and GPRS coverage in the region, a rating engine to deliver segmented retail marketing promotions to stimulate usage, and assures the protection of revenues with NRTRDE-based fraud protection. Some 3 million football supporters are expected to travel to South Africa to support the 31 foreign teams playing for the Jules Rimet trophy.

PARIS, March 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Inviting Women to Share Their Vision of Femininity Thierry Mugler invites women-and men-of the world to connect and communicate through womanity.com, to share unique, fun and surprising experiences on the theme of femininity.

SYDNEY, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, SuccessFactors, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Elton John and David Furnish hosted the 18th Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) Academy Awards® Viewing Party and raised $3.7 Million for the fight against AIDS.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- E1 Entertainment Distribution U.S., the biggest Independent distributor in the United States, has signed Ohio-based Lick Records.

RALEIGH, N.C., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- French/West/Vaughan (FWV), one of the nation's largest independent public relations, public affairs and brand communications agencies, today announced that 1800Hotels.com has named it worldwide agency of record for its $11 million integrated marketing account.

SALT LAKE CITY, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Wall Street Communications today announced that it has been retained by SENSIO Technologies Inc., a leader in the field of stereoscopic 3D video technologies, to provide global public relations services and to enhance and maintain a presence for the company in the broadcast, digital cinema, home entertainment, and microelectronics trade press. Based in Montreal, SENSIO's stereoscopic 3D digital compression, decompression, and display formatting technologies are deployed worldwide by content creators, broadcasters, game developers, specialty channels, and digital cinemas to open new revenue-generation channels and provide the end user with a high-end 3D viewing or gaming experience. "We selected Wall Street for its extensive experience in the broadcast, entertainment, and microelectronics markets.

BALTIMORE, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Greater Baltimore AHC, Inc., (GBAHC) has selected Baltimore PR firm Sawmill Marketing Public Relations for a public relations campaign to increase awareness of the firm's development and property management expertise in affordable housing in the greater Baltimore area. The Baltimore-based PR and social media company is implementing a comprehensive public relations campaign that includes media and community relations programs including the upcoming grand opening of the newly renovated, MonteVerde, a 301-unit affordable apartment home community for seniors and non-elderly people with disabilities in the lower Park Heights neighborhood of Baltimore. About Greater Baltimore AHC, Inc. GBAHC is part of AHC Inc., headquartered in Arlington, VA.

ATLANTA and LONDON, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SecureWorks®, a leading global provider of security services protecting 2,700 clients worldwide, has been named a finalist in the "MSSP of the Year" Industry Awards category of the 2010 SC Awards Europe.

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