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Houston Area Small Business Owners Invited to Attend Free Web.com Marketing Seminar
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Web.com (Nasdaq:WWWW), a leading provider of Internet services and online marketing solutions for small businesses, will host a free Small Business Summit designed to help small business owners learn how to successfully increase visibility and market their businesses online. The Small Business Summit will take place on Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. during the Champions Tour Insperity Invitational at the Champions Club at the Woodlands Country Club. Through Web.com's agreement with the PGA TOUR and as umbrella sponsor of the Web.com Tour, Web.com developed the Small Business Summit as a benefit to small business owners in communities across the country.
Banner Corporation to Acquire Idaho Banking Company
WALLA WALLA, Wash. and BOISE, Idaho, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Banner Corporation ("Banner") (Nasdaq:BANR), the holding company for Banner Bank and Islanders Bank, and Idaho Bancorp (OTCBB:IDBC), the holding company for Idaho Banking Company, today announced the signing of an agreement pursuant to which Banner will purchase all of the stock and equity interests in Idaho Banking Company and merge it with and into Banner Bank. The combined company will have approximately $4.6 billion in assets and will be the fourth largest Pacific Northwest headquartered commercial bank as ranked by assets.
Canadian Plastics Industry Association
Tour De Plastics
TORONTO, ON, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plastics are playing an ever growing role in cycling, particularly the increasingly popular sport of road racing in which plastics help serious cyclists achieve peak performance.
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
First Business Financial Services, Inc. Reports First Quarter Profit of $3.3 Million
MADISON, Wis., April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Business Financial Services, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:FBIZ), the parent company of First Business Bank and First Business Bank - Milwaukee, today reported strong first quarter profitability, a result of continued execution of its strategic objectives. During the quarter the Company grew loans to record levels, added low-cost deposits and delivered record trust and investment service fees, all while maintaining an efficiency ratio below 60%.
UPS Contract with International Brotherhood of Teamsters Approved
ATLANTA, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPS (NYSE: UPS) today was notified by the International
Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) that the Master Agreement between
UPS and the IBT was approved for implementation on April 25 for all
UPS employees covered by the Agreement.