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Alera Technologies Products Now Available Through Broadfield Distributing Inc.
CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced DVD and CD Recording Solutions, announced that they have signed an agreement with Broadfield Distributing, Inc., the leading wholesale distributor of Video Editing & Production Equipment, for the distribution of Alera Technologies' full line of advanced technology DVD and CD Publishing Systems, Duplicators, Recorders, and Accessories.
LifePoint Announces Kevin McNerney as Vice President Operations
ONTARIO, Calif., Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- LifePoint, Inc. (AMEX:LFP), a leader in non-invasive drug diagnostic technologies and solutions, today announced that Mr. Kevin McNerney has joined the Company as Vice President of Operations. Mr. McNerney will oversee product manufacturing, manufacturing engineering, materials planning and purchasing, distribution and warehousing.
Volvo trucks appoints new managers in North and South America
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Trucks (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) has appointed new managers for its operations in North and South America. As announced previously, Peter Karlsten, currently President of Volvo do Brasil, will become President of Volvo Trucks North America Inc. The new manager of Volvo Trucks' South American operations, based in Curitiba, Brazil, will be Tommy Svensson.
Provident Bank Chooses CardinalCommerce
MENTOR, Ohio, Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- CardinalCommerce Corporation and Provident Bank have announced their partnership today. Provident Bank will offer CardinalCommerce's payment authentication software, Cardinal Centinel(tm), to their online merchant customers. The Provident Bank is the main subsidiary of Provident Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:PFGI), a bank holding company located in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Elekta receives MEG order from University of Kyoto
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- With the new Elekta (Other OTC:EKTAF) Neuromag(TM) system, the Kyoto University Faculty of Medicine in Japan will use magnetoencephalography equipment for registration of neural activity both in brain research and in clinical practice.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Files Amendment to Registration Statement
OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) announced today that it has filed an amendment to its registration statement on Form S-3 with the Securities and Exchange Commission covering possible re-sales from time to time by certain shareholders of an aggregate of 686,201 shares of Dobson's Series F convertible preferred stock and 73,151,584 shares of Dobson's Class A common stock. None of the shares included in the amended registration statement will be offered by Dobson.