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Tarwater Appointed Executive Vice President of Sysco Food Services of Baltimore, LLC
HOUSTON, June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) announced today that Donald W. Tarwater has been named executive vice president at Sysco Food Services of Baltimore, LLC, a broadline foodservice distribution subsidiary located in Jessup, Maryland. Mr. Tarwater, who currently serves as senior vice president of that operation, will assume his new position effective July 2, 2006, the beginning of SYSCO's fiscal year 2007.
Global Beverage, Inc.
Rudy Beverage, Inc. Partners With ChampBoat Series to Inspire Performance
TULSA, Okla., June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS), through its portfolio company, Rudy Beverage, Inc., is pleased to announce that its new drink, Rudy Revolution(tm), is now the official sports drink of the ChampBoat Grand Prix Series. ChampBoat Series is the premier spectator sport for powerboat racing, competing in North America's largest water festivals.
Skins Inc. Appoints New VP of Finance and Operations
NEW YORK, June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skins Inc. ("Skins") (OTCBB:SKNN), an emerging footwear company, is pleased to announce that Jake Kamuonka has been appointed as Vice President of Finance and Operations. Mr. Kamuonka was previously a senior associate of Moody's Investors Service, a rating agency. From 2000 to 2002 he was an associate with Banc of America Securities, an investment banking firm. From 2003 to 2005 he served as a controller for Hotbar.com, Inc., an Internet company, and from 2003 to 2005 he was the CFO for Park Terrace Properties, a real estate firm. Mr. Kamuonka was an honors graduate from Baruch College, and received his MBA from New York University Stern School of Business.
TDC A/S: Correction
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TDC has found a typing error in Release No. 35/2006 announced on June 21, 2006, regarding distribution of interim dividend, as the date "23 June 2006" correctly should be "28 June 2006".
Market Pulse Announces Corporate Profile on Walker Financial Corporation
ATLANTA, June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Walker Financial Corporation (OTCBB:WLKF) announced that the company is now profiled on Market-Pulse.com. Walker Financial, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, creates, provides and markets various insurance related financial services and other products serving the aging baby-boomer, expanding U.S. senior markets, in addition to marketing products to various underserved minority groups. Through its subsidiary National Preplanning, Inc., it is engaged in the sale of final expense insurance. Through its licensed subsidiary NPI Agency, Inc., Walker earns insurance commissions on the sale of various insurance products. Through its subsidiary American DataSource, the company is engaged in the business of providing a complete line of administrative services for trust accounts. Market Pulse's profile focuses on Walker Financial's products and services, the markets, distribution channels, its subsidiaries, strategic business partners, management, and recent developments. Individuals interested in more information on the company can view the profile at http://www.market-pulse.com/wlkfprofile.htm.
Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Internet Composite Index to Underlie Exchange-Traded Fund
NEW YORK, June 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced the Dow Jones Internet Composite Index will serve as the basis of an exchange-traded fund (ETF) launched by First Trust Advisors, L.P. The First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund begins trading Friday on the American Stock Exchange.