WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Schwartz Communications, Inc., one of the nation's leading public relations agencies focused on high-tech, medical technology and biotechnology companies, today announced that it has won eight new clients. They include leading application development, business software, life sciences and healthcare IT companies. The companies selected Schwartz Communications for media relations, analyst relations, government relations, branding and speaking programs. Five of the new accounts -- iRadeon Corporation, Jaluna, Lockdown Networks, Pavilion Technologies, Inc., and Redwood Sleep Center -- will be run out of Schwartz Communications' San Francisco office. Layton Technology, Nanosphere, and Spryance, Inc. will be run from Schwartz's Waltham, Mass., headquarters. The new clients are: * iRadeon (Roseville, Calif.) -- pioneering the delivery of on-demand Open Source business applications. The company was founded in 1999 to help small and medium sized businesses improve their competitive capabilities through the use of web-based technologies; * Jaluna (Santa Clara, Calif.) -- the leading provider of virtual infrastructure software for embedded systems; * Layton Technology (Tampa, Fla.) -- a global developer of IT auditing and helpdesk software solutions; * Lockdown Networks (Seattle) -- the leading provider of next-generation Network Access Control solutions that ensure all devices on the network are in continuous compliance with security policies, and quarantines those that aren't; * Nanosphere, Inc. (Northbrook, Ill.) -- a nanotechnology-based molecular diagnostics company; * Pavilion Technologies, Inc. (Austin, Texas) -- the leading developer of advanced process control and environmental compliance software solutions for manufacturing companies; * Redwood Sleep Center (Novato, Calif.) -- a provider of patient-focused consultation, evaluation and treatment for a wide range of sleep disorders; and * Spryance, Inc. (Waltham, Mass.) -- an innovative provider of high-speed, high-quality and secure medical transcription services and technologies within the healthcare information management market. About Schwartz Communications Founded by the husband-wife team of Steve and Paula Mae Schwartz in 1990, Schwartz Communications, Inc., is the premier public relations agency for technology and healthcare. With more than 160 employees, and offices in Waltham, Mass., and San Francisco, Calif., Schwartz currently represents such innovative companies as CheckFree; CipherTrust; Cyberonics, Inc.; CYTYC Corporation; Emulex; Genzyme Biosurgery; Haemonetics Corporation; MapInfo; and Progress Software. For information, contact: Mark W. McClennan, APR Schwartz Communications, Inc. 781-684-0770 firstname.lastname@example.org
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