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2009-07-14 05:00:00

ROANOKE, Va. and SELLERSVILLE, Pa., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridium, the leader in asset performance management (APM) software and consulting solutions, and exida, a certification and research company specializing in safety and high availability automation systems, announced today the integration of exida's exSILentia SILver calculation engine and the Safety Equipment Reliability Handbook database into Meridium APM software's new Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) Management module....

2009-07-09 09:48:00

ROANOKE, Va., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Like clothing and hairstyles, oral piercings give teens and adults a way to express themselves. While trendy, this fashion statement poses a number of potential oral and overall health care risks. It's also important to note that oral piercings most commonly involve the tongue, and also the lips, cheeks, uvula or a combination of sites. Oral piercings have been implicated in a number of adverse oral and systemic conditions. (Photo:...

2009-06-25 10:26:00

More Than Seventy Years of Engineering and Industrial Sales Experience to Lead Sales Force for Magnetic Bearings Industry Leader ROANOKE, Va., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Synchrony, an industry leader providing innovative solutions and engineering excellence in rotating machinery and power conversion systems, has assembled a seasoned sales team over the last three months to meet rising demand for magnetic bearings and high-speed motors and generators. Applications of these products are...

2009-06-10 15:43:00

ROANOKE, Va., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCCF) today announced financial results for its fiscal second quarter and the six months ended April 30, 2009. Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results Consolidated net sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2009 increased 13.7% to $15.3 million compared to net sales of $13.5 million for the comparable period last year. The sale of products historically sold by SMP Data Communications, acquired by...

2009-06-08 17:05:00

ROANOKE, Va., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq: OCCF), today announced that it will release its second quarter of fiscal year 2009 results on Wednesday, June 10, 2009. The second quarter results are for the three-month and six-month period ended April 30, 2009. In conjunction with its release, the Company will host a conference call on Thursday, June 11, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Individuals wishing to participate in the conference call should...

2009-03-31 05:00:00

ROANOKE, Va., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridium Inc., the global leader in asset performance management (APM) software and consulting solutions, today announced it will co-host with Xcel Energy a one-day, power industry focused conference May 5 at Xcel Energy's Technical Services Building in downtown Denver. The conference is one in a series of free, regional events designed to allow attendees to see live presentations by Meridium clients, network with other Meridium users and confer...

2009-03-23 08:03:00

Veteran of Global Strategic Planning and Account Management To Head Sales and Marketing Operations for Magnetic Bearings Industry Leader ROANOKE, Va., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Synchrony, an advanced products company offering clean, reliable and efficient solutions for high performance rotating machinery, has hired Troy Jamison as its Senior Vice President for Business Development. Jamison brings a wealth of global professional experience in business strategy, OEM/Key Account development,...

2009-03-16 18:28:00

ROANOKE, Va., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCCF) today announced financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended January 31, 2009. First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Consolidated net sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 increased 18.1% to $15.0 million compared to net sales of $12.7 million for the comparable period last year. The sale of products historically sold by SMP Data Communications, acquired by Optical Cable on May 30, 2008,...

2009-03-13 14:00:00

ROANOKE, Va., March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCCF), today announced that it will release its first quarter of fiscal year 2009 results on Monday, March 16, 2009. The first quarter results are for the three-month period ended January 31, 2009. The Company will also host a conference call on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Individuals wishing to participate in the conference call should call (888) 868-9083 or (973) 935-8512....

2009-02-17 07:30:00

ROANOKE, Va., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- PixelOptics, Inc. ("Pixel") of Roanoke, Virginia has announced the start of wearer trials for its dynamic electronic eyeglasses with changeable dynamic focus. The world's first composite ophthalmic lens company, PixelOptics is developing and will market both static (fixed focus) and dynamic (changeable focus) lenses. Pixel launched its first static composite lens, the atLast!(R) Enhanced Multifocal, in October 2008 and with the assistance of select eye...