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2011-03-10 11:36:00

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recyclebank®, a community that rewards people for taking everyday green actions, today announced that it has been named to The Wall Street Journal's The Next Big Thing list, which seeks to identify and rank venture-backed companies across all industries that have the capital, executive experience and investor know-how to succeed. Selected from a pool of more than 5,000 companies and ranked based on proprietary data from Dow Jones...

2011-03-10 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Imperva, the leader in data security, has been named to The Wall Street Journal's The Next Big Thing list which seeks to identify and rank the top 50 venture-backed companies across all industries that have the capital, executive experience and investor know-how to succeed. Imperva, ranked in the top 10, was selected from a pool of more than 5,000 companies and ranked based on proprietary data from Dow Jones VentureSource and input from Dow...

2011-02-28 12:15:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following two months of strong gains, the Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator slipped almost a half of a point as political unrest in the U.S. and abroad set back the recovery. The ESI dropped from 46.9 in January to 46.5 in February. "The ESI continued to tread water in February, broadly maintaining levels of the previous two months. This suggests that although the recovery is embedded, it is still muted," said Dow Jones Newswires "Money Talks"...

2011-02-19 00:00:42

Enter your pet in PoconoRecord.com's first Pet Video Contest for your changes to win! Stroudsburg, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 18, 2011 Does your pet know how to do a crazy trick, make weird noises or is just plain funny? Then get a video of it and enter our first Pet Video Contest on PoconoRecord.com. Site visitors can upload their videos from now until noon on March 7th. After the submission deadline, readers can vote for their favorite entry March 7th at noon through March 14th at noon....

2011-02-17 00:00:54

The Cape Cod Times received 34 awards in the New England Newspaper & Press Association's annual Better Newspaper Contest, including Journalist of the Year honors for staff writer Patrick Cassidy, and general excellence for newspapers with circulation of 40,000 or higher, the top award in the competition. Hyannis, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 16, 2011 The Cape Cod Times received 34 awards in the New England Newspaper & Press Association's annual Better Newspaper Contest, including...

2011-02-16 09:02:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones has added three new keynote speakers to its Global Compliance Symposium (http://gcs.dowjones.com) conference program: Lorin Reisner, deputy director of enforcement at the Securities & Exchange Commission; Commissioner Dabney Friedrich from the U.S. Sentencing Commission; and Jerry Seib, Washington, D.C., bureau chief for The Wall Street Journal. The Dow Jones Global Compliance Symposium joins compliance officers, general counsels,...

2011-02-08 02:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Forecasting a revitalized merger and acquisition market, the editorial team at Dow Jones Investment Banker is predicting with "high conviction" 12 major deals and capital-raising actions in 2011. Household products manufacturer, Church & Dwight and DVR innovator, TiVo are likely acquisition targets, according to Dow Jones Investment Banker's columnists. They have also issued 11 "provocative" predictions including the sale of GE's appliance...

2011-02-07 02:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Venture capitalists from around the world invested $37.7 billion in 4,377 deals for companies based in the U.S., Europe, Canada, Israel, Mainland China and India in 2010, according to Dow Jones VentureSource. This represents a 14% jump in investment but only a 2% increase in deal activity from 2009, when $33 billion was raised for 4,299 deals. "In China and Israel, investment growth significantly outpaced deal activity as investors favored mature...

2011-01-27 09:38:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones' Wall Street Journal Professional has been recognized as Best News Service by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), winning the organization's 2011 Codie Award. Wall Street Journal Professional combines the worldwide news coverage and analysis of The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones with the global business and news sources from Factiva, one of the largest electronic databases for business news and information in...

2011-01-27 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- How effective are the world's leading public relations firms at promoting and managing their own brands? Using the Dow Jones Insight media analysis tool, Dow Jones measured the media coverage of the world's public relations firms, compiling a list of the large and mid-size firms that generated the most media attention during 2010. Of the firms examined world-wide, Hill & Knowlton and Frank Public Relations drew top media coverage volume for large...


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