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DigiLava Offers Online Fundraising Solution to Yeshua's Second Chance Foundation
SAN FRANCISCO, March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- DigiLava, Inc. (Pink Sheets:DGLV), a leading San Francisco-based Application Service Provider of rich-media direct response marketing, today announced that Yeshua's Second Chance Foundation (YSCF), a nonprofit foundation facilitating the successful return and integration of ex-offenders into the mainstream of society, and Digilava have joined forces to create an online fundraising solution. DigiLava will launch an integrated fundraising platform to promote the cause's marketing campaigns across the United States.
Grand Entertainment & Music, Inc.
GEM to Produce Music DVD's
MONTREAL, March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Grand Entertainment and Music, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GENM), has added DVD production capabilities at its recording studios and will soon be releasing combined audio and video tracks of its popular artists.
The Cooper Companies, Inc.
Cooper Companies to Present at SG Cowen's 24th Annual Health Care Conference
LAKE FOREST, Calif., March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) today announced that A. Thomas Bender, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, will be presenting at the SG Cowen Health Care Conference on Wednesday, March 10th at 10:15am and 11:15am (EST). The conference will be held at The Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, Boston, MA. A link to SG Cowen's live webcast and recording of Cooper's presentation will available on the Company's website at www.coopercos.com.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
Phoenix Joins Aframax International Pool
NEW YORK, March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- PDV Marina, S.A. (PDVM), the marine transportation subsidiary of Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), the Venezuelan state oil company, and Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) jointly announced today that Phoenix Energy Navigation SA (Phoenix) has joined the Aframax International Pool. Phoenix has contributed two double-hulled Aframax tankers to the pool (the Phoenix Alpha and the Phoenix Beta both built in 2003), expanding the number of vessels in the Pool to 34, including committed newbuildings.
Whale Wins 2004 MSD2D People's Security Choice Award
FORT LEE, N.J., March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Whale Communications, the leading Application Aware(tm) SSL VPN vendor, today announced that it has won the coveted 2004 MSD2D People's Security Choice award for its e-Gap(r) Remote Access Appliance. This recognition by many of MSD2D's 100,000 subscribers distinguishes Whale as a leading provider of secure remote access solutions for enterprises using Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint and .Net .
Force Protection files 10K Annual Report
CHARLESTON, S.C., March 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Force Protection, Inc. (OTCBB:FRCP) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary TSG earned its first ever operating profit in 2003. Sales increased to $6.2 million, an increase of 139% over the previous year. Operating earnings at TSG rose to $378 thousand. The report indicates that Force Protection completed the disposal of the money losing Sonic Jet boat business and wrote off all goodwill in 2003. After all write-offs and restructuring charges the Company reported a net loss of $5.3 million.