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    FormFree CEO Brent Chandler Receives 2016 HW Vanguard Award from HousingWire for Mortgage Industry Leadership

    ATLANTA, Ga., Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- FormFree today announced that its CEO and founder Brent Chandler has been recognized by HousingWire magazine in its second annual HW Vanguard Awards(TM) program. Created to recognize outstanding leadership in the housing and mortgage finance sectors, this year's awards honored 40 C-level and business unit executives.

    Mid America Mortgage CEO Jeff Bode Named 2016 Mortgage Industry ‘Vanguard’ by HousingWire

    ADDISON, Texas, Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mid America Mortgage, Inc. (Mid America) announced today that its Owner and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bode has been recognized by HousingWire magazine in its second annual HW Vanguard Awards(TM) program.

    ARMCO COO Phil McCall Recognized as 2016 Mortgage Industry ‘Vanguard’ by HousingWire

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ACES Risk Management (ARMCO), the leading provider of financial quality control and compliance software, announced today that COO Phil McCall has been honored as part of HousingWire magazine's second annual HW Vanguard Awards(TM).

    Ohio’s Trimble Local Schools to see substantial savings through energy service with Energy Optimizers, USA

    TIPP CITY, Ohio, Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Trimble Local Schools will soon see a substantial savings in its monthly utility bills following an agreement with Energy Optimizers, USA, to overhaul all lighting and improve the district's HVAC controls.

    TRID Defects Down Slightly in 2016-Q2 ARMCO Mortgage QC Industry Trends Report

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ACES Risk Management (ARMCO), the leading provider of financial quality control and compliance software, announced it has released its ARMCO Mortgage QC Industry Trends report, covering the second quarter of 2016. Using the Fannie Mae loan defect taxonomy, the report details the analysis of post-closing quality control data from loan files and findings captured by the ACES Analytics benchmarking system.

    Nationwide Appraisal Network Hires Monica Bankus as VP of Operations

    OLDSMAR, Fla., Dec. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Nationwide Appraisal Network (NAN), an innovative, women-owned, industry-leading appraisal management company with true national coverage, announced today that Monica Bankus has joined the company and will serve as VP of Operations. In that role, she will lead a team that will employ proprietary, groundbreaking technology, enhanced workflow and processes, improved communication with appraisers and lenders - and establish a new Platinum Standard for customer experience at NAN, a standard that with time the mortgage industry might attempt to adopt as its own.

    Win License of iReparo for Android to Recover Data from Your Android Phone for Free

    SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 30, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iReparo for Android announces that it is offering worldwide Android users an opportunity to win free licenses of its Android data recovery software, which is worth $49.95 for one personal license. This tool can retrieve various kinds of data from Android phone and tablet. During this one-month contest, 5 lucky winners will be picked out every day.

    In Florida, Grammy Winner PITBULL to Speak at Palm Beach State College’s STEAM Fundraiser

    LAKE WORTH, Fla., Nov. 30, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Palm Beach State College Foundation is proud to announce that Armando Christian Perez, professionally known as "Pitbull," will be the keynote speaker for the Foundation's 2017 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) luncheon presented by Bank of America. The event will take place February 1, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts' Cohen Pavilion, West Palm Beach.

    Capacity LLC Passes Major Milestone in Nov. with 10 Million Orders Processed

    NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., Nov. 30, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Capacity LLC, trusted leaders in order fulfillment, e-commerce, and electronic data interchange (EDI), has confirmed they have reached a company milestone in the month of November by surpassing 10 million orders processed. Operating in a business sector worth over $30 billion in the U.S. alone, Capacity has become a linchpin for diverse brands in a wide range of industries.

    WSAC Selects Regent Education to Automate its WASFA Process for DREAMers

    FREDERICK, Md., Nov. 30, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC) has selected Regent Education's Electronic Application for State Financial Aid (e-ASFA) to automate its Washington Application for State Financial Aid (WASFA) process for all participating schools within the state of Washington. For students who are ineligible for federal financial aid due to immigration status, the WASFA provides a chance to apply for state financial aid including: State Need Grant, the College Bound Scholarship, State Work Study and the Passport to College Promise Scholarship.

    Wondershare Data Recovery Software Specializes in Windows 10 Doc, Photo, Video, Music Archive Recovery

    NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Wondershare Technology is a key member of the National Planning Software Enterprises of China and a global leader in application software development. They have recently announced the Wondershare Data Recovery software which specializes in Doc, Photo, Video, Music, and Archive recovery.

    Ali Cultural Arts in Florida Offers Audio Engineering Program Thanks to a Grant from the John S. and James L. Knight...

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Nov 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ali Cultural Arts is proud to announce that they will be launching "Miss Masters: Audio Engineering at the Ali" in spring 2017. This hand-on training opportunity empowers girls for careers as audio engineers, music producers and DJs.

    Rate Reset Chooses AccountChek by FormFree for Automated Verification of Borrower Repay Ability

    ATLANTA, Ga., Nov. 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- FormFree today announced that Rate Reset, the world leader in automated loan retention and acquisition software, has selected AccountChek(TM) by FormFree as its technology provider for automated asset verification. AccountChek helps financial institutions determine in just seconds the ability of customers to pay back loans, without the hassle of collecting bank statements or other asset documents.

    Sunshine Capital Inc. Announces Launch of Its Fully Validated and Secured Website to Distribute New Cryptocurrency DIBCOIN

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Nov. 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sunshine Capital, Inc. (Pinksheets: SCNP / PINK:SCNP) today announces the Company has officially launched https://DIBCOIN.US/ to assist in the distribution of its new crypto currency DIBCOIN, the previously announced special opportunity provided to all shareholders of record as of October 10, 2016. DIBCOIN.US will enable potential investors and interested parties to retrieve information and complete their due diligence on DIBCOIN.
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    Edupoint Launches Free Online Synergy Community for Partner Districts

    MESA, Ariz., Nov. 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Edupoint(R) Educational Systems, creator of the industry-leading Synergy(R) Education Platform for K-12 student information and learning management, has launched Synergy Community, a free meeting place for 24/7 peer-to-peer support in a secure online environment. Synergy Community adds another layer to Edupoint's existing support offerings, enabling Synergy partner districts to work closely with one another anytime and anywhere.

    MetaSource Promotes John Nixon to Chief Revenue Officer (CRO)

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Nov. 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- MetaSource, the leading provider of mortgage quality control (QC) compliance advisory and workflow automation solutions, announced it has promoted John Nixon to Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). In this new role, Nixon will be responsible for the alignment of all resources dedicated to demand creation for business development, strategic account management and marketing to foster growth to continue MetaSource's success.

    New Global DMS ‘Global Delivery’ Solution Automates Compliant Delivery of Hard Copy Appraisals to Borrowers

    LANSDALE, Pa., Nov. 28, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Global DMS, a leading provider of web-based compliant valuation management software, announced that it has launched Global Delivery(TM), an alternative to the traditional way appraisal documents are prepared, packaged and compliantly provided to borrowers by way of printed appraisals sent via U.S. mail. The result is near removal of human involved tasks, operational disruption, a reduction of costs and a more efficient process for mailing appraisals.

    Housing Market Shortage in Southern Oklahoma Being Addressed by Two Companies

    DURANT, Okla., Oct. 28, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Green Oaks Development Corp. and Campbell Real Estate Group, two premier real estate development companies best known for their elegant custom-built residential projects and reputation for value and functionality, announced a recent partnership to develop a new master planned community, Pebble Brook Village, featuring 115 residential lots with minimum size of 1/2 acre per lot.

    Cyber Monday Special: All-New DVDFab 10 with 30-percent Deep Discount

    BEIJING, China, Nov. 23, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On November 23, 2016, Fengtao Software, the industry leader in the field of DVD, Blu-ray and video backup solutions, introduces the 1st official release of its next generation DVDFab product line - the all-new DVDFab 10 - just in time for the upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and the company is offering 30 percent amazing discount on all its products.

    Candidate Donald Eugene Lowe Says He Could Still Stop President-Elect Donald Trump Based on Loopholes

    SAN ANGELO, Texas, Nov. 22, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- No matter party affiliation, everyone can agree that this year's elections were heart-pumping. And for Donald Eugene Lowe, it might have even been a bit more so. Why? To date, he says that he is the first person in history to become a President-Elect Alternate. It's the law - a combination of many, in fact.

    Attorney David Goldman Warns Consumers of Costly Unforeseen Coverage Gaps

    SARASOTA, Fla., Nov. 21, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Personal Injury and Civil Trial Lawyer David L. Goldman of the Sarasota Florida Based Firm Shapiro Goldman Babboni & Walsh, cites an article in the NY Times warning consumers of large coverage gaps even in premium insurance plans.

    Flagstaff Arizona USD Expands Synergy Solution to Include LMS with Assessment

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., Nov. 21, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Edupoint(R) Educational Systems, creator of the industry-leading Synergy(R) Education Platform for K-12 student information and learning management, has been selected by Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) to implement the company's LessonVUE(R) Curriculum Management and Synergy Assessment solutions.

    USPTO Ruling Affirms Patent Claim for Paragon BioTeck R-Phenylephrine Hydrochloride

    PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 21, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Paragon BioTeck, Inc. (Paragon), announces a monumental ruling handed down by the United States Patent and Trademark Office affirming claims made by Paragon in the patent for its R-phenylephrine hydrochloride formulation. Paragon is a privately held pharmaceutical and medical device company specializing in the development and commercialization of ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, devices and therapies.

    LTC Careers: ACSIA Partners Seeks 150 New Agents to Serve Growing Long-Term Care Planning Business

    KIRKLAND, Wash., Nov. 17, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The long-term care insurance market seems to be in turmoil thanks to rate increases, waning consumer demand, and carriers exiting the business. Pessimism prevails, but not for ACSIA Partners, one of America's largest long-term care insurance agencies.

    Dream Saturated Indie Rock Electronica: The Second Spirit Releases Debut EP ‘Modern Life’

    LAS VEGAS, Nev., Nov. 17, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Second Spirit, an indie rock project, just released its debut EP, "Modern Life," a five-song album, and its first single, "Rescue Car," which personifies the physicality of love through a retro vibe, rock and roll groove and cool, fuzzy guitar leads. Part psychedelic, part post-rock, the album's most cinematic side is filled with lush and memorable sonic backdrops that add a sense of depth and emotion to the tracks.

    Bellevue Washington School District Selects Eduopoint Synergy

    BELLEVUE, Wash., Nov. 17, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Edupoint(R) Educational Systems, creator of the industry-leading Synergy(R) Education Platform for K-12 student information and learning management, has been selected by Bellevue School District, located in Seattle's largest suburb, to meet the district's student information management and gradebook needs.

    Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau Makes Its 2016 Debut Across US

    NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- There's no annual wine tradition quite like the November release of Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau, and wine lovers around the world collectively rejoice as the 2016 bottling is officially released today - the third Thursday of November, at 12:01 a.m. GMT+1 (Beaujolais time).

    EaseUS Launches a Major Update of Todo Backup v10 for Business to Perform Data Backup and Recovery Much Easier

    NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EaseUS makes a major update on its business data backup and recovery software from 9.3 to 10.0 in 2016. Users take first look at how powerful a new business backup strategy is when the 10.0 edition EaseUS Todo Backup software is now fully compatible with Windows Server 2016 and Exchange Server 2016.

    Fun Apps, Fun Place to Work: TeamSnap Ranked No. 6 in Outside’s 2016 100 Best Places to Work

    BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- TeamSnap, whose online and mobile apps take sports organization and communication into the 21st century, today announced that Outside Magazine has named the company No. 6 on its 100 Best Places to Work 2016 list. Outside chose TeamSnap for this list because of the company's progressive values, like flexible work hours, a remote workforce, and the ability to work anywhere in the world.

    LIBERTY Dental Plan of Missouri Offers Most Affordable Rates in the Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace

    ST. LOUIS, Mo., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LIBERTY Dental Plan of Missouri (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it is offering the most affordable rates for dental plans in the Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace (commonly called the "Health Exchange"). In fact, LIBERTY has the only Dental HMO being offered in St. Louis, Mo., and is the low price leader.

    Smiles in The Sunshine State: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers The Most Affordable Rates in Florida Health Insurance Marketplace

    TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it is offering the most affordable rates for adult dental plans in the Florida Health Insurance Marketplace (commonly called the "Health Exchange"). This marks the first year that LIBERTY, which covers most of the state, has added the offering of Family Dental HMO plans in the Florida Health Insurance Marketplace.

    RMA’s Kim Briesemeister Featured in International Downtown Association’s Top Issues Council Report

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The International Downtown Association recently released their first six Top Issues Council reports, which feature industry leaders who produced in-depth research briefs on top urban issues. Kim Briesemeister, principal of Redevelopment Management Associates, served on the Public-Private Partnerships Council.

    OpenClose Releases New Mobile Tools for Borrowers with Enhancements to its ConsumerAssist Solution

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- OpenClose, an enterprise-class, multi-channel loan origination system (LOS) provider, announced that it has redesigned and added new features to its borrower-facing ConsumerAssist(TM) solution to deliver exceptional online and mobile point-of-sale tools.

    According to a new study by Thintri, Inc., Short Range Wireless Technologies Create New Markets

    NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new study by Thintri, Inc., an array of short range wireless (SRW) technologies is about to remake a range of markets with inexpensive, easy to use products available to nearly every consumer or business. The report, "Market Opportunities in Short Range Wireless," explores short range wireless technologies and the markets they address.
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    EPIC Insurance Brokers adds Broker-Producer Rick Haycock in Sacramento

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ -- EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a unique and innovative national retail insurance brokerage and employee benefits consulting firm, announced today that Rick Haycock has joined the firm as a property & casualty insurance broker/producer.

    Texas Country Reporter to Air Special Thanksgiving Show Teaming with Mueller to Present Story of Giving

    DALLAS, Texas, Nov. 11, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Texas Country Reporter with Kelli & Bob Phillips teams up with Mueller, Inc., a leading manufacturer of steel buildings and residential metal roofing, to extend a helping hand to a Texas non-profit in need of a new facility. The Helping Hand campaign, now in its 8th year, awarded Floral Heights Community Food Pantry of Wichita Falls, Texas.

    Ascende – an EPIC Company Welcomes New International Benefits Leader, Expands Southwest Leadership Team

    HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 11, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Ascende - an EPIC Company has promoted Mary Parker and Dina Flavin to managing principals, joining Steve Goulet and Suzanne McGarey as strategic leaders of Ascende's Health & Welfare practice. Collectively, they also serve as client engagement managers, providing senior leadership support and direction to the firm's consulting clients.

    DVDFab 2016 Early Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals for Blu-ray and DVD Software Fans

    BEIJING, China, Nov. 10, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On November 10, Fengtao Software, the industry leader in the field of DVD, Blu-ray and video backup solutions, kicks off its 2016 Thanksgiving Special Deals for the most glorified season of the year, offering 25 percent discount on its bestseller of all time, DVDFab All-In-One Lifetime Gift, and all the rest of DVDFab products, except for some select hot-selling bundles, on which users can enjoy 30 percent off.

    San Diego’s Guild Mortgage Selects AccountChek by FormFree for Automated Verification of Borrower Ability to Repay

    ATLANTA, Ga., Nov. 10, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- FormFree, a provider of automated verification software, today announced that Guild Mortgage (Guild) has selected AccountChek(TM) by FormFree as its partner for automated borrower asset review and decision support. AccountChek eliminates the hassle of collecting bank statements and other asset documents for loans by empowering borrowers to submit their financial data directly to lenders in minutes using a secure app.

    Two New Richmond Ohio Schools attain Energy Star rating with assistance from Energy Optimizers, USA and SHP Leading Design

    TIPP CITY, Ohio, Nov. 9, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Two elementary schools in the New Richmond Exempted Village School District have received recognition as energy all-stars after attaining the coveted U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star certification with the assistance of Energy Optimizers, USA and SHP Leading Design.

    NCUA awards iFOS LLC a Multi-Year Travel Management Support Services Contract

    COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 8, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Fiscal Optimal Solutions(R) (iFOS) received a contract award under its General Services Administration (GSA) Professional Support Services (PSS) Schedule GS-23F-0102X to provide Travel Management Support Services for the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). The contract award is for a base period with five (5) option years.

    In Massachusetts, SunBug Solar Selected as Installer for Solarize WCGW

    ARLINGTON, Mass., Nov. 7, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SunBug Solar has been selected as the installer for the upcoming Solarize Mass program for the western Massachusetts towns of Windsor, Cummington, Goshen, and Worthington. The installer selection process was highly competitive, and SunBug Solar was unanimously chosen by town representatives from a competitive pool of eight solar providers.

    New Christmas Album from The Texas State Men & Boys Choir is Follow Up To Top 40 Record

    FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 7, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In 2016, The Texas State Men's Choir, founded in January of 2015, released its debut record titled "Prayers, Poems & Promises" which reached #39 on iTunes classical charts in April. With the choir's new treble addition and now renamed The Texas State Men & Boys Choir, they teamed up with The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir to offer a new Christmas album titled "Following The Star; Traditional Carols."

    Boston ‘Seeds of Freedom’ Film Premiere Event Presents Revolutionary Look at the Source of America’s Founding Principles

    BOSTON, Mass., Nov. 2, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cameron/Baxter Films announces the premiere of their film "Seeds of Freedom: A Vision for America" which is the inaugural event for the James Phinney Baxter Lecture Series at the Boston Public Library on Thursday, November 10 at the Central Library in Copley Square. The film is written, directed, and produced by Andrew Cameron Bailey and Connie Baxter Marlow of Cameron Baxter Films LLC.

    North Carolina-based Medical Practice Consulting Services Transforms Independent Practitioner Experiences

    STATESVILLE, N.C., Nov. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Manna Health Professional Services, a leading national electronic health records and revenue management corporation, today launches its new brand identity, Medical Practice Consulting Services, extending an 11 year track record of success.

    Miami Florida Women in Business Collaborate for Selfless Cause

    MIAMI, Fla., Nov. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On November 12, 2016 professional women in South Florida and surrounding areas will gather together at White Hall Miami in Sunny Isles Beach for the second annual Tips and Tea Professionals' Night Out. Produced by Ameliorate Strategies and Development Group LLC, Tips & Tea is an exclusive event coordinated for the personal development and professional advancement of women from all backgrounds, industries, and affiliations.

    The Next Female Superstar Series: An All New Female Singing Reality Competition

    LAS VEGAS, Nev., Nov. 1, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Next Female Superstar Series Corporation (TNFSSC) has green-lit "The Next Female Superstar(R)," an all-female reality singing competition series that focuses on digital artists' audition video uploads and live-streaming auditions which stream from TNFSSC's patent-pending Superstar Kiosks(TM) located in one of their local malls.

    Simplifile’s E-recording Network Achieves Record 1,500 Participating Counties Nationwide

    PROVO, Utah, Oct. 27, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Simplifile, a leading provider of real estate document collaboration and recording technologies for lenders, settlement agents, and counties, today announced that it has added 23 new counties to its e-recording network and achieved an unprecedented 1,500 total e-recording jurisdictions.

    For its 16th Anniversary Online, Whiteflash Launches New Mobile First Diamond and Jewelry Website

    HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 27, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., prominent e-tailer of ideal diamonds and designer engagement rings, announced today that they have just launched a state-of-the art mobile first website with all new functionality and look and feel. It is the most ambitious advancement in the company's 16 year history of cutting edge e-commerce.

    PitBullTax Software Launches Stand-Alone Transcripts Delivery and Tax Reporting Product

    CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Oct. 26, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PitBullTax Software, the industry leader in IRS Tax Resolution software, is excited to announce that it's unveiling a new flagship product - PitBullTax Transcripts - a stand-alone IRS Transcripts Delivery and Reporting software. The product will launch at the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges in San Francisco from October 26-29; it's sure to create some buzz.

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