latest news releases from the newsroom
Spend Presidents Day in Paris with Go-Today.com!
BOTHELL, Wash., Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A week in Paris, what a great way to spend your winter break, and at these prices you can't afford not to! Depart on February 14th and enjoy 6 nights in the City of Light. This package is the perfect escape and with tourist to deluxe class accommodations it fits any budget. So book now and save!
John D. Oil and Gas Company
Liberty Self-Stor Appoints new Chief Financial Officer
CLEVELAND, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Liberty Self-Stor, Inc. (OTCBB:LSSI) announced today that C. Jean Mihitsch has joined the company as its new Chief Financial Officer. From 1998 to 2003, Ms. Mihitsch, 55, held the position of CFO at GLB Bancorp, Inc., a publicly-traded bank holding company. Ms. Mihitsch joined Great Lakes Bank, GLB Bancorp's subsidiary, in 1995 as Controller and has over 20 years of financial experience. Sherry L. Kirchenbauer, Liberty's former CFO, resigned to pursue other business interests.
The Project Group, Inc.
The Project Group engaged by Devon Energy Corporation
HOUSTON, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Project Group, Inc. (OTCBB:PJTG), the world's leading integrator of Microsoft(r) Project and provider of business initiative services to Fortune 1000 companies, announced today it has been engaged by Devon Energy Corp. (AMEX:DVN), the largest U.S.-based independent oil and gas producer, to provide advisory services related to the implementation of Enterprise Project Management with Microsoft's Project 2003.
Gasel Transportation Lines, Inc.
Gasel Transportation Lines, Inc. Selects New Accounting Firm
MARIETTA, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gasel Transportations Lines, Inc. (OTCBB:GSEL), currently operating as a debtor in possession under Chapter 11 Reorganization, today announced that it has engaged Goff, Backa, Alfera & Company, LLC to handle the Company's audit and accountancy needs. Goff, Backa, Alfera amicably supplants Van Krevel & Company who has represented the firm for the past five years.
QT 5, Inc.
QT 5, Inc.: Patent For Nicotine Water Reassigned
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- QT 5, Inc. (OTCBB:QTFV), manufacturer, distributor and marketers of biomedical products, today announced that it was unsuccessful in retaining the rights to United States Patent No. 6,268,386. In an arbitration proceeding brought by the Company, it was determined that QT 5, Inc. forfeited the existing patent assignment agreement by failing to achieve certain benchmarks within an initial time frame after the FDA prohibited the sale of NICOWater(tm) as a dietary supplement. "This is obviously not the announcement we wanted to make regarding the outcome of this arbitration," said QT 5, Inc. President Steven H. Reder. "The Company intends to assist the new owners with an orderly transfer of the patent." QT5, Inc. will cease the promotion and sale of the product under its name and trademark.
Millicom International Cellular
MIC Files Preliminary Registration Statement In Respect Of Its 2% Senior Convertible PIK Notes
NEW YORK, LONDAN, and BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) --Millicom International Cellular S.A. ("Millicom") (Nasdaq:MICC) announces that on January 8, 2004, it filed a preliminary registration statement on Form F-3 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") in respect of its 2% Senior Convertible PIK Notes due 2006 (the "Notes") and the shares of Millicom common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes. Certain selling security holders named in the prospectus contained in the registration statement are offering the Notes and the common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes for resale. Millicom will not receive any proceedsfrom the resale of the Notes or underlying common stock by such holders.