SLUSH PUPPiE Nominated for 2016 Madison Avenue Walk of Fame

ONTARIO, CA–(Marketwired – August 31, 2016) – The ICEE Company is pleased to announce its iconic SLUSH PUPPiE mascot as a nominee for the 2016 Madison Avenue Walk of Fame — the Advertising Industry’s equivalent to The Hollywood Walk of Fame. The annual event, part of Advertising Week, honors mascots universally recognized in the advertising community and challenges the public to vote online at Voting is now open and will run through September 19th, 6:00 pm ET. The voting culminates with all of the nominated mascots ringing the NASDAQ bell during Advertising Week on Monday, September 26th, where the […]

Oil and Gas CEOs Reveal 2017 Operational Strategies in Exclusive Videos at

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Leading oil and gas CEOs and industry experts talked on camera with Oil & Gas 360® about near-term catalysts, trends, operational objectives and longer term strategies that will be deployed in 2017 and beyond. Their comments were captured in these exclusive video interviews from EnerCom’s The Oil & Gas Conference® 21, newly posted on Oil & Gas 360®. Individual oil and gas company interviews are available by clicking on the company names below: Andy Mah, President and CEO, Advantage Oil & Gas (ticker: AAV) Hal Chappelle, President and CEO, Alta Mesa Holdings (privately […]

McDonald's USA President Mike Andres to Retire at End of 2016; Chris Kempczinski Named New USA President

OAK BROOK, IL–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announces the retirement of U.S. President Mike Andres and the subsequent appointment of Chris Kempczinski, Executive Vice President of Strategy, Business Development and Innovation, to lead the U.S. business effective Jan. 1, 2017. “Mike has been relentless in his commitment to building a better brand,” said McDonald’s President and CEO Steve Easterbrook. “From significant strides in food quality to meaningful customer initiatives like All Day Breakfast and forging an even stronger partnership between U.S. operators and the company, his commitment to our customers is unmistakable. “As we […]

Flamel Technologies Hires Vice President of Sales

LYON, FRANCE–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced that Mark W. Elrod has joined the Company as Vice President, Sales. Mr. Elrod will be responsible for managing sales across all of the Company’s commercialized products. Mike Anderson, Flamel’s Chief Executive Officer, remarked, “We are excited to have Mark join us, as he brings an extensive amount of sales training, development and management to the table. He has a strong track record of building and training effective sales teams across a variety of therapeutic areas, which will serve us well once we begin to commercialize our […]

Native Advertising Leader Nativo Accelerates Global Expansion With London Office

LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Nativo, the leading native advertising technology platform, today announced its international expansion into Europe with the opening of an office in London. Nativo also announced the appointment of Lindsey Clarke as Managing Director to extend Nativo’s presence with European brands, agencies, and publishers. Expansion into the European marketplace continues Nativo’s tremendous reach powering multi-site native in the U.S. The move into the United Kingdom ensures Nativo services the UK divisions of U.S. publications that the company currently serves. It also positions the company to work with additional UK pubs, both multi-site and […]

DPK Public Relations Establishes Pacific Northwest Headquarters in Portland

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – DPK Public Relations (, a full-service firm specializing in reputation management, crisis communication planning and response, spokesperson training and content marketing, has established a Pacific Northwest headquarters in Portland, Ore. The firm’s Portland office will serve clients throughout Oregon, Washington and Northern California. DPK Public Relations Founder and President, Daniel Keeney, APR has relocated and will guide the new office. The firm continues to serve clients in Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth and throughout Texas through its existing team of PR experts operating under Keeney’s close guidance. Established in 2003, DPK Public Relations represents a […]

Franke Wins Kitchen & Bath Business Readers' Choice Award in Kitchen Sink Category

SMYRNA, TN–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Franke, the largest stainless steel kitchen sink manufacturer in the world and a leading name in kitchen faucets, has been selected as a winner in the Kitchen Sink category of the fourth-annual Kitchen & Bath Business Readers’ Choice Awards. More than 11,000 kitchen and bath professionals, including designers, dealers, architects and builders, voted in 25 categories to choose the 2016 winners. In the “kitchen sink” category, readers were asked to judge each brand based on criteria that included installation type, stain resistance and durability, configuration, style, and aesthetics. Local availability, pricing and client […]

Mondo Named to 2016 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies for Third Year

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Mondo, the leading IT and digital marketing resourcing company, announced today that it has been selected for Inc. Magazine’s list of the fastest growing companies, the Inc. 5000, for the third year in a row. This prestigious list ranks the most successful private companies in the U.S., by overall growth during a three year period. “We are honored to be included in the Inc. 5000 for the third year in a row, recognizing our rapid growth and continued success,” said Michael Kirven, Founder and CEO of Mondo. “At Mondo, we pride ourselves […]

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Nominated for Four PM360 Trailblazer Awards

PARSIPPANY, NJ–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2016) – Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced the agency has been named a finalist in the following four categories of the 2016 PM360 Trailblazer Awards; Direct-to-Patient Campaign, Direct-to-Consumer Campaign, Social Media Campaign, and Unbranded Campaign. Established in 2009 and sponsored by PM360, a leading health-marketing industry trade magazine, the PM360 Trailblazer Awards have recognized outstanding achievement and innovation in healthcare marketing. Each year, submissions are judged by the PM360 Editorial Advisory Board, a distinguished cross-section of industry […]


Girls Inc Annual Father Daughter Ball allows girls to be princesses for the night

(PR NewsChannel) / August 31, 2016 / PINELLAS PARK, Fla. Girls Inc of Pinellas’ Annual Father Daughter Ball will give hundreds of local girls the opportunity to feel like a real princess for the night.  The event will provide an opportunity for girls to be escorted by their fathers or significant other male adults to an elegant evening they won’t soon forget! The ball will take place Saturday September 17th from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Club at Treasure Island. This magical evening includes a delicious, specially prepared dinner by The Club’s Executive Chef, Paul Liptak, and a live […]