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IGEN Announces Third Quarter Results, 264% Increase in Subscribers

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:30:00 EST

MURRIETA, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - IGEN Networks Corporation (OTCQB: IGEN) (CSE: IGN), a leading innovator of cloud-based and Internet of Things (IoT) automotive solutions for the protection and management of mobile assets, today announced the filing of its third quarter 2017 financial results.




K-Bro Announces $30 Million Equity Offering

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:22:24 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) -




OFL to hold rally for fairness, unity and justice for all workers

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:07:24 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour will lead a rally to stop hate, build unity and fight for decent work on November 22 in Toronto.




Peterborough hospital nurses, personal support workers at great risk of violence, new poll finds

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:00:00 EST

PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - Hospital direct care providers, such as nurses and personal support workers, are at great risk of physical violence in the workplace, a recently released poll of Ontario hospital staff has found.




'Green P' workers overwhelmingly endorse strike action if necessary

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:05:36 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - Staff at the Toronto Parking Authority (TPA), members of the Toronto Civic Employees Union (TCEU), Local 416 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 416) have given their bargaining committee an overwhelming mandate in favour of strike action, if it is deemed necessary to secure a fair collective agreement with their employer.




Tokyo Smoke Beltline in Calgary opens December 7

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:41:25 EST

First Tokyo Smoke to open outside of Ontario for the premium cannabis lifestyle brand




Network-1 Receives another New Patent from U.S. Patent Office Expanding Its Cox Patent Portfolio to 21 Patents

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 21, 2017) - Network-1 Technologies, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: NTIP) (NYSE MKT: NTIP), a company engaged in the development, licensing and protection of intellectual property, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 9,824,098 ("Methods for Using Extracted Features to Perform an Action Associated with Identified Action Information") to Network-1. The claims in the newly issued patent are generally directed towards methods of content identification and performance of actions following therefrom.




Highwire Adds Leaders in Enterprise, Consumer and Security Technologies to Client Roster

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:00:00 EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Highwire PR, a modern communications agency with roots in journalism and Silicon Valley, today announced strategic client wins across key practice groups and geographical regions.




Flash Content Could Cause Seizures

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:50:54 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - November 21, 2017) - According to the Epilepsy Foundation, 1 in every 26 Americans will suffer from a form of epilepsy at some point in their life. Given the prevalence of the disorder, it is imperative that businesses and organizations follow web accessibility guidelines by considering the needs of epileptic clients and those prone to seizures.

One of the biggest hazards for those with epilepsy is the susceptibility to some types of seizures triggered by flash-based media. Although such media is commonly used across the Internet, it effectively renders sites unsafe for epileptic users.




Kelly Services(R) Earns Safety Standard of Excellence(SM) Mark From the American Staffing Association

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:38:03 EST

Program Aims to Reduce Temporary and Contract Worker Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities




Social Detention Inc. (OTC PINK: SODE) Teams With Cannabis Consultant on Infrastructure Development

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

ALAMO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Social Detention Inc. (OTC PINK: SODE) is pleased to announce a joint venture agreement with Sonoma County, California based Cann American Holdings and Social Detention Inc. subsidiary ELLA. 




Media Advisory: High number of Ontario hospital nurses and PSWs polled say they were assaulted at work, but how does North Bay hospital compare?

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:14:50 EST

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - New polling, being released on Wednesday (November 22, 2017, 1:00 p.m.) at a media conference in North Bay (120 Lakeshore Drive) shows that assaults on hospital staff are happening with alarming frequency. How North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) compares to those provincial violence rates will be highlighted.




Media Advisory: New poll finds "alarming" rates of violence against Ontario hospital staff

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:00:16 EST

Sudbury and Ontario results released Wednesday in Sudbury




Keith Holloway, CEO of Ecom Products Group, Provides a 3rd Quarter Operational Update

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Keith Holloway, CEO of Ecom Products Group, EPG of the "Company" (OTCQB: EPGC) provided a 3rd Quarter operational update on behalf of the company. Below is the statement from Holloway:




REMINDER/Media Advisory: Canadian Labour Congress

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - The Canadian Labour Congress will host a town hall discussion on pharmacare from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 23rd at the St. Paul's Cathedral Hall in Regina. The event will feature CLC President Hassan Yussuff on why Canada's unions believe everyone with a health card should have prescription drug coverage. He'll be joined by pharmacare experts, including the University of British Columbia's Dr. Steve Morgan and Adrienne Silnicki from the Canadian Health Coalition. Saskatchewan Union of Nurses President Tracy Zambory will moderate the discussion.




RAPPEL/Avis aux médias : Congrès du travail du Canada

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - 21 nov. 2017) - Le Congrès du travail du Canada organise une assemblée publique sur l'assurance-médicaments le jeudi 23 novembre de 18 h 30 à 20 h au St. Paul's Cathedral Hall à Regina. Le président du CTC, Hassan Yussuff, viendra expliquer les raisons pour lesquelles les syndicats du Canada croient que toute personne qui a une carte santé devrait pouvoir s'en servir pour se procurer les médicaments sur ordonnance dont elle a besoin. Il sera accompagné d'experts en matière d'assurance-médicaments, dont le Dr Steve Morgan de l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique et Adrienne Silnicki de la Coalition canadienne de la santé. La présidente du Syndicat des infirmières et des infirmiers de la Saskatchewan, Tracy Zambory, animera la discussion.




PeerLogix Announces Worldwide Entertainment Rankings for Week Ending November 19th, 2017

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - PeerLogix, Inc. (the "Company") ("We") (OTC PINK: LOGX), the established standard for tracking non-subscription based Over-the-Top ("OTT") engagement data, today announced select weekly estimates for the week ending November 19th, 2017, as compiled by the company's proprietary measurement services.




NetworkNewsWire Announces Publication on Recreational Marijuana and How Canada's Producers are Rising to Meet Demand

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - NetworkNewsWire ("NNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring ABcann Global Corp. (OTCQB: ABCCF) (TSX VENTURE: ABCN), a globally licensed, cost efficient producer of premium quality organic standardized medicinal cannabis and one of the earliest licensed Canadian medical marijuana producers.




Marani Brands, Inc. Announces Acquisition of New Subsidiary, Peppermint Jim, LLC; Company Also Announces Management Changes

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

SAINT JOHNS, MI--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Marani Brands, Inc. (OTC PINK: MRIB) (the "Company"), is pleased to announce its acquisition of a majority stake in Peppermint Jim, LLC. Peppermint Jim, LLC is the operator of Crosby Mint Farms. The farm was established in 1912 by the great-grandfather of James A. Crosby, better known as Peppermint Jim, and is the oldest continuously family operated mint farm in the United States. Mr. Crosby is the fourth generation of Crosby mint farmers and artisan distillers that grew up on the Crosby Mint Farm in St. Johns, Michigan.




Rapport National sur l'Emploi en France d'ADP(R): le secteur privé a créé 10 100 emplois en octobre 2017

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:00:00 EST

NANTERRE, FRANCE--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Le secteur privé en France a enregistré la création de 10 100 emplois entre septembre et octobre, selon les résultats du Rapport National sur l'Emploi en France d'ADP® du mois d'octobre. Diffusé largement et gratuitement auprès du public chaque mois, le Rapport National sur l'Emploi en France d'ADP® est publié par ADP Research Institute® en collaboration avec Moody's Analytics.




IGOPP Calls for Changes to CEO Compensation

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:00:00 EST

Issues Policy Paper Calling for Better Metrics and Balanced Compensation Packages




L'IGOPP propose des changements pour la rémunération des chefs de la direction

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:00:00 EST

Publication d'une prise de position pour en arriver à des formes et niveaux de rémunération équitables et efficaces




Jeanette Maister of WCN Receives Recognition from SmartCEO and Stevie(R) Awards Programs

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:00:00 EST

WCN Americas Managing Director Honored with 2017 SmartCEO Brava Award and Silver Stevie Award for Women in Business




REMINDER - OFL to welcome Jagmeet Singh at Biennial Convention

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - Newly elected federal New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh will address delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24.




11 Days to Hemp University's Hemp Money Event: Economics, Lessons & Planning for 2018

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with the largest multi-purpose industrial hemp processing facility in the western hemisphere, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Hemp University, LLC will hold its most vital and anticipated educational symposium of the year... Hemp Money Event: Economics, Lessons & Planning for 2018. The symposium will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 8:30am to 5:00pm EST at the Shrine Club (320 Airport Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804). Attendees will learn the economics of growing industrial hemp for fiber, seeds, and CBD; learn from mastery POD growers about their experiences and lessons learned; and, learn how to prepare for the 2018 industrial hemp growing season with a well-defined blueprint for success.




OFL to hold rally for fairness, unity and justice for all workers

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour will lead a rally to stop hate, build unity and fight for decent work, on November 22, in Toronto.




OFL to welcome Stephen Lewis at Biennial Convention

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - Companion of the Order of Canada, long-time labour mediator, and celebrated humanitarian Stephen Lewis will speak at the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24. The OFL is celebrating 60 years under the banner "Power ON."




Media Advisory: OFL to welcome Farrah Khan at Biennial Convention

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - The OFL Convention will hear from nationally recognized advocate and educator on violence against women, Farrah Khan on November 21 at 2:30 p.m., when she addresses delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour's (OFL) "Power ON" 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24.




Fraser Institute News Release: First Nations generating billions in revenue, often from sources other than natural resources

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 21, 2017) - First Nations across Canada are generating billions in revenue for themselves -- and not only from natural resources, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.




HKBN Upgrades Work Injury Compensation to Full Pay

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:57:49 EST

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - HKBN Group ("HKBN" or "the Company") proudly introduced a market leading initiative for the health and safety concerns of its Talents. Starting this month, HKBN Talents who suffer injury whilst performing work-related duties and responsibilities will be entitled to the full payment of his/her monthly earnings for the first three months of their sick leaves taken due to work injury versus the legal requirement for 4/5th pay. This upgraded benefit provides injured Talents with comprehensive protection and peace of mind on their road to recovery.




CUPE Ontario donates winterized trailer for Moss Park overdose prevention site

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:56:11 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - In the absence of government leadership CUPE Ontario has rented a large winterized trailer to ensure the volunteers working to save lives at the Moss Park overdose prevention site can continue to do their important work.




Virgin Pulse Opens New Global Headquarters in Downtown Providence

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:09:56 EST

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo and Virgin Pulse Chief Executive Officer David Osborne to Host Official Ribbon Cutting on Nov. 28




Kelly Services(R) Names Chief Marketing Officer

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:00:00 EST

TROY, MI--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - Kelly Services® , a global leader in providing workforce solutions, today announced the appointment of Pete Boland to chief marketing officer effective January 1, 2018. A seasoned executive with more than 20 years of brand management experience, Boland will oversee the planning and execution of Kelly Services marketing initiatives including global brand communications; sales and marketing alignment; and technology enablement. He replaces Carolyn Palmer, who retired earlier this year, and will report to Teresa Carroll, executive vice president of Kelly Services.




MEDIA ALERT: efabless to Present RISC-V Workshop Talk on Creating Mixed-Signal ASIC Using Open Source Implementation Toolset

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:45:07 EST

Will Describe Designing, Verifying, Implementing RISC-V Mixed-Signal ASIC with Open Source RTL-to-GDS Toolset




Education Goes Mobile -- MADD Canada Launches Travelling Classroom To Teach Elementary Students About Risks of Alcohol, Drugs and Driving

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - MADD Canada's education program for elementary students is going mobile with SmartWheels, a specially-outfitted recreational vehicle (RV) that will visit Ontario schools to educate children about the risks of alcohol, drugs and driving.




EXIT Realty Corp. International Awards Subfranchisor Rights for Arizona to Keith and Deanna Weaver

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:00:00 EST

LITCHFIELD PARK, AZ--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - EXIT Realty Corp. International announced recently that the subfranchisor rights to the state of Arizona have been awarded to Keith and Deanna Weaver.




Popular Ideas & Innovators Session Takes Center Stage at Upcoming Recruiting Trends & Talent Tech 2017

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

Talent Acquisition Industry Analysts, Experts and Insiders to Share New Ways of Solving Recruiting Challenges




Alberta Consumers Meet With Money Mentors

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - Money Mentors has been a Consumer Choice Award winner for 6-years in both the Northern Alberta and Southern Alberta region, and is the only Alberta-based, not-for-profit credit counselling agency. The company has been in business since 1997 and is Alberta's leader in Debt and Credit Counselling Services.

Q: What does it mean for your company to be voted by consumers as your City's best?




mCig's eHesive Advertising Network Signed an Exclusive Agreement with Hosting Company FlameNetworks

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:56:52 EST

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2017) - mCig, Inc. (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company servicing the legal cannabis markets, announced today that the company has entered into an agreement between OBITX, Inc., formerly known as GigeTech, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of MCIG and FlameNetworks to implement the proprietary eHesive Advertising Network with an Exclusive territory as an EU partner.




Dream Homes & Development Signs Letters of Intent for New Townhouse and Single-Family Home Developments in New Jersey with Retail Value of Over $88 Million

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:30:00 EST

Asbury Park Press names Dream Homes "Best Home Improvement Contractor" and "Best Modular Home Builder" in Ocean County




Media Advisory: New poll finds "alarming" rates of violence against Ontario hospital staff, results released Tuesday in Peterborough

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:06:20 EST

PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Scott Sharp was working at a Guelph hospital when called to assist nurses who were being attacked in the emergency department by a disturbed patient. Slammed through a wall, Sharp was very badly injured, physically and psychologically, and has spent over two years working to recover and return to work.




RAPPEL/Avis aux médias : Congrès du travail du Canada

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - 20 nov. 2017) - Le Congrès du travail du Canada organise une assemblée publique sur l'assurance-médicaments le mercredi 22 novembre de 18 h 30 à 20 h au Central Lions Recreation Centre à Edmonton. Le président du CTC, Hassan Yussuff, viendra expliquer les raisons pour lesquelles les syndicats du Canada croient que toute personne qui a une carte santé devrait pouvoir s'en servir pour se procurer les médicaments sur ordonnance dont elle a besoin. Il sera accompagné d'experts en matière d'assurance-médicaments, dont le Dr Steve Morgan de l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique et Sandra Azocar de l'organisme Friends of Medicare. La présidente des Infirmières et infirmiers unis de l'Alberta, Heather Smith, animera la discussion.




REMINDER/Media Advisory: Canadian Labour Congress

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - The Canadian Labour Congress will host a town hall discussion on pharmacare from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd at the Central Lions Recreation Centre in Edmonton. The event will feature CLC President Hassan Yussuff on why Canada's unions believe everyone with a health card should have prescription drug coverage. He'll be joined by pharmacare experts, including the University of British Columbia's Dr. Steve Morgan, and Sandra Azocar from Friends of Medicare. United Nurses of Alberta President Heather Smith will moderate the discussion.




AV1 Group Announces Purchase Order from an Additional California Prison

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

LA JOLLA, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2017) -  AV1 Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: AVOP), a publicly traded investment and holding company, today announces that the Company's minority-owned subsidiary, Intelligent Lighting Solutions, Inc., by virtue of its certification as a "Small Business Owned" company in the State of California, has successfully landed an additional order for cutting-edge lighting fixtures at a State of California Prison. These custom lighting solutions will serve to illuminate and protect the facility's perimeters.




Image Protect Signs Brand Protection Deal with Social Media Celebrity, Mia Khalifa

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

Image Protect (IMTL) Enters into a Multi-Billion Dollar Celebrity Digital Protection Market




CORRECTION - OFL to welcome Jagmeet Singh at Biennial Convention

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:29:34 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - The press release that follows is re-issued to correct the title of New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh. Complete corrected text as follows:




For 6th Time, Madison Logic Named to Deloitte's Technology Fast 500(TM) - Fastest Growing Companies in North America

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:24:05 EST

One of 50 companies to make the list more than 5 times, Madison Logic attributes 190 percent revenue growth to worldwide expansion and accelerated enterprise client adoption of ActivateABM




Reign Sapphire Corp. to change Name to Reflect Expanded Business.

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

Reign Sapphire Corporation will Apply In-House Operational Efficiency to Now Four, Niche Direct to Consumer Custom Jewelry Brands




Media Advisory: OFL to welcome Farrah Khan at Biennial Convention

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - The OFL Convention will hear from nationally recognized advocate and educator on violence against women, Farrah Khan on November 21 at 2:30 p.m., when she addresses delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour's (OFL) "Power ON" 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24.




OFL to welcome Stephen Lewis at Biennial Convention

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Companion of the Order of Canada, long-time labour mediator, and celebrated humanitarian Stephen Lewis will speak at the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24. The OFL is celebrating 60 years under the banner "Power ON."




Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New study on government spending on First Nations coming Tuesday, Nov. 21

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - On Tuesday, Nov. 21, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on the economies of First Nations across Canada.




Media Advisory: OFL to welcome Provincial NDP leader at Biennial Convention

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Ontario New Democratic Party Leader, MPP Andrea Horwath will speak to delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour 60th Anniversary Convention. Delegates at the 14th Biennial convention are gathering under the banner "Power ON."




OFL's 60th Anniversary Convention speakers to take on issues of today and tomorrow

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - For the last two years the labour movement has taken a lead role in ensuring that the historic review of Ontario's employment and labour laws does what is right for workers. This week, delegates are coming together under the theme "Power ON" to celebrate our wins and set the path of Ontario's labour movement for the years to come.




President of Canadian Labour Congress to address Ontario Federation of Labour Delegates

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Hassan Yussuff, President of the Canadian Labour Congress will address the delegates of the Ontario Federation of Labour at the 60th anniversary convention in Toronto. Delegates at the 14th Biennial convention are gathering under the banner "Power ON."




OFL to hold rally for fairness, unity and justice for all workers

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour will lead a rally to stop hate, build unity and fight for decent work, on November 22, in Toronto.




Une entente de dernière heure entre le SCFP et Maison d'amitié assure le maintien de services vitaux aux femmes fuyant la violence

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 05:39:18 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - 20 nov. 2017) - Un dimanche passé à la table de négociation dans la présence d'un médiateur provincial a produit un accord en principe entre le Syndicat canadien de la fonction publique (le SCFP) et Maison d'amitié, le refuge francophone d'Ottawa.




Eleventh-hour agreement between CUPE and Maison d'amitie ensures continuity of services for women fleeing violence

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 05:37:19 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - A Sunday spent in negotiations with a provincial mediator has yielded a tentative agreement between the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and Maison d'amitié, the francophone women's shelter in Ottawa.




The MADD Newfoundland and Labrador Chapters Launch Project Red Ribbon Holiday Awareness Campaign

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 04:30:00 EST

ST JOHN, NL--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - MADD Newfoundland and Labrador kicks of its annual Project Red Ribbon campaign to prevent impaired driving this holiday season with a Provincial Launch on Monday, November 20, 2017.




CUPE 443 reaches tentative agreement with City of Owen Sound

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:15:03 EST

OWEN SOUND, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 18, 2017) - Municipal workers at the City of Owen Sound, members of Local 443 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 443) have reached a tentative agreement with their employer.




OFL's 60th Anniversary Convention speakers to take on issues of today and tomorrow

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 18, 2017) - For the last two years the labour movement has taken a lead role in ensuring that the historic review of Ontario's employment and labour laws does what is right for workers. This week, delegates are coming together under the theme "Power ON" to celebrate our wins and set the path of Ontario's labour movement for the years to come.




Back-to-work legislation is a violation of constitutional rights, says OFL

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:01:44 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - The Premier's decision to table back-to-work legislation for striking OPSEU contract faculty undermines the constitutional right of all Ontarians. The right to strike is protected under the Charter.




Engagement Labs Provides Q3 Financial Guidance, Announces Financing and Grant of Options

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:54:52 EST

MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - November 17, 2017) - Engagement Labs Inc. (TSX VENTURE: EL) provides financial guidance for the three months ended September 30, 2017. The Company expects to report quarterly revenue of approximately $875,000 which represents a 10% increase in revenue and a 9% increase in gross margin over Q2 2017. Operating expenses before extraordinary items in Q3 2017 remained stable at approximately $1.26 mm and represents a 58% decrease in operating expenses from Q3 2016. Adjusted EBITDA excluding capitalization improved to -$669,894 in Q3 2017 from -$926.009 in Q2 2017 and $-1,332,436 in Q3 of 2016.




Les travailleuses du refuge se dressent devant les mesures d'intimidation de Maison d'amitié en rejetant une entente qui nuit aux services

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:31:05 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - 17 nov. 2017) - Malgré toutes les tentatives d'intimidation visant à leur faire accepter une entente qui dégraderait les services fournis par l'unique refuge pour femmes francophones à Ottawa, les membres du Syndicat canadien de la fonction publique (SCFP) à l'emploi de Maison d'amitié font preuve de détermination dans la défense des services essentiels qu'elles dispensent aux femmes et aux enfants qui fuient la violence.




Shelter workers stand up to bullying by Maison d'amitie by saying "no" to a deal that hurts services

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:28:43 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - Despite attempts to intimidate them into accepting a deal that would degrade services at Ottawa's only francophone women's shelter, members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) at Maison d'amitié are determined to defend the vital services they provide to women and children who are fleeing violence.




Neohire Elite recruits CFO at OPSkins

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:42:15 EST

TARZANA, CA--(Marketwired - November 17, 2017) - Neohire South, the talent search firm of choice for some of the hottest startups from FIGS to Clutter, has placed a new CFO at OPSkins. Jason Seldon, an operational leader with over 20+ years experience between PwC, Disney, and startups Business.com and Coin-In, is taking on this new role, thanks to Neohire Elite.




Members of the media are invited to attend the one-day conference Nutrition: Cornerstone of Gender Equality

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:17:37 EST

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - November 17, 2017) - Progress on gender inequality globally -- and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals -- requires integrated, rights-based approaches that put women and girls' perspectives at the centre of development planning and implementation, and incorporate nutrition as a cross-cutting issue.




New Converters Expo Event to Launch in Charlotte

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:14:43 EST

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) - Since 1997, Converters Expo has brought professionals from across the converting industry to Wisconsin to share the latest technology, products, and ideas. Thanks to the overwhelming success of the event and industry demand, Converters Expo is adding a new show, Converters Expo South, which will debut on February 6, 2018 in Charlotte, NC at the Charlotte Convention Center.




OFL's 60th Anniversary Convention speakers to take on issues of today and tomorrow

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - For the last two years the labour movement has taken a lead role in ensuring that the historic review of Ontario's employment and labour laws does what is right for workers. This week, delegates are coming together under the theme "Power ON" to celebrate our wins and set the path of Ontario's labour movement for the years to come.




Texas Mineral Resources Signs $6 Million Financing Memorandum of Understanding for the Round Top Heavy Rare Earth Project in Texas

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:27:35 EST

SIERRA BLANCA, TX--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) -  Texas Mineral Resources Corp. (OTCQX: TMRC)




RhythmOne Releases "Programmatic Insights Report - Spotlight on Quality" Update for June-September 2017

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

New Report Highlights Quality Trends and Best Practices Based on Data from RhythmOne's Programmatic Platform




HelloWorld Adds Travis Taylor as Creative Director

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

New Hire Reflects Expanding Creative Assignments from Strategic Clients




NetworkNewsWire Announces Publication Discussing the Application of Blockchain Technology to the Oil & Gas Industry

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) - NetworkNewsWire ("NNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring Petroteq Energy Inc. (TSX VENTURE: PQE) (OTCQX: PQEFF) (FRANKFURT: MW4A), a Canadian-registered, publicly traded company engaged in the development and implementation of proprietary technologies for the environmentally safe extraction of heavy oils from oil sands, oil shale deposits and shallow oil deposits.




CannabisNewsWire Announces Publication on the Price of Bitcoin and Several Investment Options in Cryptocurrency

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) - CannabisNewsWire ("CNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company for the cannabis industry, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring SinglePoint, Inc. (OTC: SING), a client of CNW focused on strengthening its position in the marijuana industry through the acquisition of, or investment in, small to mid-sized cannabis companies.




Prominent Trial Lawyer Bruce Klores Joins Stein Mitchell

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:18:10 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) - Stein Mitchell Cipollone Beato & Missner LLP (Stein Mitchell), a top-tier, Washington D.C.-based litigation law firm, announced today that renowned D.C. trial lawyer Bruce J. Klores has joined the firm as Of Counsel. A 30-year advocate for justice, Klores has won hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. As Of Counsel, he will work with the firm's Medical Malpractice & Serious Personal Injury, Healthcare Fraud, Professional Responsibility and Business Litigation attorneys.




United Site Services Inc. Donates To Hire Heroes USA through Employee Driven Campaign

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

Company associates team-up to support the veteran service organization




Loadsmart wins interaction design prize for simplifying logistics interactions

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

Prize underscores how meaningful design facilitates adoption of technology in traditional industries




Les Prix distinction récompensent trois résidences pour aînés ainsi que deux des fondateurs du RQRA

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:30:09 EST

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 17 nov. 2017) - Trois résidences pour aînés et deux personnes à la contribution remarquable ont reçu hier soir, 16 novembre, la reconnaissance de leurs pairs au cours d'une soirée de gala tenue dans le cadre du congrès annuel du Regroupement québécois des résidences pour aînés (RQRA). Les noms des lauréats ont été dévoilés devant plus de 600 convives au Fairmont Le Reine Elizabeth.




Arizona Pest Squad teamed with Arizona Thunderbird Charities Homeward Bound and 2017 Arizona Pest Control Professional Organization Food Drive

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:34:18 EST

Arizona Pest Squad Donates Over 1000 Pounds of Food for AZPPO 2017 Food Drive




Media Advisory: OFL to welcome Farrah Khan at Biennial Convention

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - The OFL Convention will hear from nationally recognized advocate and educator on violence against women, Farrah Khan on November 21 at 2:30 p.m., when she addresses delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour's (OFL) "Power ON" 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24.




OFL to welcome Stephen Lewis at Biennial Convention

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - Companion of the Order of Canada, long-time labour mediator, and celebrated humanitarian Stephen Lewis will speak at the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24. The OFL is celebrating 60 years under the banner "Power ON."




OFL to hold rally for fairness, unity and justice for all workers

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour will lead a rally to stop hate, build unity and fight for decent work, on November 22, in Toronto.




Media Advisory: OFL to welcome Provincial NDP leader at Biennial Convention

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - Ontario New Democratic Party Leader, MPP Andrea Horwath will speak to delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour 60th Anniversary Convention. Delegates at the 14th Biennial convention are gathering under the banner "Power ON."




OFL to welcome Jagmeet Singh at Biennial Convention

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - Newly elected federal New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh will address delegates at the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) 14th Biennial Convention, November 20-24.




President of Canadian Labour Congress to address Ontario Federation of Labour Delegates

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 17, 2017) - Hassan Yussuff, President of the Canadian Labour Congress will address the delegates of the Ontario Federation of Labour at the 60th anniversary convention in Toronto. Delegates at the 14th Biennial convention are gathering under the banner "Power ON."




Modest rise projected for Hong Kong salaries in 2018, amid stronger-than-expected GDP growth

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 04:12:19 EST

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) -




OFL's 60th Anniversary Convention speakers to take on issues of today and tomorrow

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:10:16 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2017) - For the last two years the labour movement has taken a lead role in ensuring that the historic review of Ontario's employment and labour laws does what is right for workers. This week, delegates are coming together under the theme "Power ON" to celebrate our wins and set the path of Ontario's labour movement for the years to come.




Intelligent Highway Solutions, Inc. Issues Shareholder Update

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:30:59 EST

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - Intelligent Highway Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: IHSI), today updates shareholders on the status of your Company.




Les syndicats applaudissent à l'engagement du Canada à l'égard de la transition juste pour les travailleurs du charbon

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:42:13 EST

BONN, ALLEMAGNE--(Marketwired - 16 nov. 2017) - Les syndicats du Canada applaudissent au leadership international dont le gouvernement fédéral a fait preuve en matière de lutte contre les changements climatiques en annonçant que le Canada éliminera de façon échelonnée la production d'électricité à l'aide du charbon et assurera une transition juste aux travailleurs et travailleuses et aux communautés que cela affectera.




Judicate West Welcomes Mediator Edward Fernandez to Line-Up of Neutrals in Southern California

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:31:14 EST

SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - Judicate West, one of California's leading providers of private dispute resolution services, welcomes experienced mediator Edward Fernandez to its roster of neutrals.




The US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is cracking down on school websites

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:26:39 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - November 16, 2017) - The US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is cracking down on school websites, and schools are scrambling to avoid conflicts with the OCR to ensure people with disabilities have equal access to programs, services, and activities.




Unions applaud Canada's commitment to a just transition for coal workers

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:46 EST

BONN, GERMANY--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2017) - Canada's unions are applauding the federal government for showing international leadership on climate change by announcing plans to tie Canada's phase-out of coal-fired electricity with a just transition for affected workers and communities.




Special Spectators to Partner with University of Miami and Jackson Health Foundation (JHF) to Host Seriously Ill Children and their Families for First Annual VIP Game Day Experience

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:40:44 EST

National charity rounds out its 16th season with a special visit to Miami, bringing its signature series to the children of JHF




Avis aux médias : Congrès du travail du Canada

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:25:42 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - 16 nov. 2017) - Le Congrès du travail du Canada organise une assemblée publique sur l'assurance-médicaments le mercredi 22 novembre de 18 h 30 à 20 h au Central Lions Recreation Centre à Edmonton. Le président du CTC, Hassan Yussuff, viendra expliquer les raisons pour lesquelles les syndicats du Canada croient que toute personne qui a une carte santé devrait pouvoir s'en servir pour se procurer les médicaments sur ordonnance dont elle a besoin. Il sera accompagné d'experts en matière d'assurance-médicaments, dont le Dr Steve Morgan de l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique et Sandra Azocar de l'organisme Friends of Medicare. La présidente des Infirmières et infirmiers unis de l'Alberta, Heather Smith, animera la discussion.




Media Advisory: Canadian Labour Congress

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:24:09 EST

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2017) - The Canadian Labour Congress will host a town hall discussion on pharmacare from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd at the Central Lions Recreation Centre in Edmonton. The event will feature CLC President Hassan Yussuff on why Canada's unions believe everyone with a health card should have prescription drug coverage. He'll be joined by pharmacare experts, including the University of British Columbia's Dr. Steve Morgan, and Sandra Azocar from Friends of Medicare. United Nurses of Alberta President Heather Smith will moderate the discussion.




Avis aux médias : Congrès du travail du Canada

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:17:29 EST

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - 16 nov. 2017) - Le Congrès du travail du Canada organise une assemblée publique sur l'assurance-médicaments le jeudi 23 novembre de 18 h 30 à 20 h au St. Paul's Cathedral Hall à Regina. Le président du CTC, Hassan Yussuff, viendra expliquer les raisons pour lesquelles les syndicats du Canada croient que toute personne qui a une carte santé devrait pouvoir s'en servir pour se procurer les médicaments sur ordonnance dont elle a besoin. Il sera accompagné d'experts en matière d'assurance-médicaments, dont le Dr Steve Morgan de l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique et Adrienne Silnicki de la Coalition canadienne de la santé. La présidente du Syndicat des infirmières et des infirmiers de la Saskatchewan, Tracy Zambory, animera la discussion.




Media Advisory: Canadian Labour Congress

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:16:54 EST

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2017) - The Canadian Labour Congress will host a town hall discussion on pharmacare from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 23rd at the St. Paul's Cathedral Hall in Regina. The event will feature CLC President Hassan Yussuff on why Canada's unions believe everyone with a health card should have prescription drug coverage. He'll be joined by pharmacare experts, including the University of British Columbia's Dr. Steve Morgan and Adrienne Silnicki from the Canadian Health Coalition. Saskatchewan Union of Nurses President Tracy Zambory will moderate the discussion.




Fattmerchant Hires Vice President of Strategy in New Atlanta Office, Strengthening its Financial Tech Ties in Transaction Alley

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:02:00 EST

Atlanta Fintech executive, Steve Karp, joins Fattmerchant as vice president of strategy, bringing more than 20 years of experience to Fattmerchant's new local office




HR Trendcast Survey Reveals HR Will Become More Data-Driven in Five Years

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

As Investments in People and Data Increase, HR Leaders Will Focus on Soft Skills and Become More Strategic to Their Organizations




Paycor Enhances Workforce Insights with New Turnover Dashboard

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

Unified Platform Delivers Actionable Insights into Turnover Data to Help People-Driven Businesses Solve Their Employee Retention Challenges




Glint Launches "Anytime Feedback" Capabilities to Help Organizations Continuously Improve Engagement

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EST

Always-On and On-Demand Survey capabilities enable continuous growth and development when coupled with employee engagement pulse surveys