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A Grandmother Conquers the Yukon
BALTIMORE, March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- This is one inspiring book for women of all ages. It is the story of a woman who matched men in hunting and field prowess in an adventure in the Yukon wilderness. Ann Peltzer, a grandmother, shares the daunting difficulties, adventure and unexpected feat of her days in the unspoiled splendor of Yukon, Canada, in her new book Grandmother Vs the Yukon.
Force Protection's Buffalo featured in Stars and Stripes
CHARLESTON, S.C., March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Force Protection, Inc. (OTCBB:FRCP) announced today that its flagship Buffalo vehicle was the subject of an article in the European edition of `Stars and Stripes' on Sunday, January 4, 2004. `Stars and Stripes' is the daily newspaper distributed overseas to U.S. military personnel and their family members.
Azur International Inc
Azur International Announces Contract to Acquire Fifty-Seven Unit Apartment Complex in St. Augustine, FL
MIAMI, March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Azur International, Inc. (OTC:AZUR.PK), a luxury recreational and residential resort development company, announces it has entered into a binding contract through its wholly owned subsidiary, Mingo Bay, to acquire a fifty-seven unit apartment complex located in the historic city of St. Augustine, Florida. The complex will be refurbished and sold as condominiums and renamed "Hidden Oaks Condominiums." St. Augustine, the oldest European-founded city in North America, is strategically located 30 miles south of Jacksonville, 30 miles north of Daytona Beach and 150 miles northeast of Orlando.
American Ammunition Inc.
American Ammunition Reports Steady Growth In Customer Base
MIAMI, March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Ammunition, Inc. (OTCBB:AAMI) AAMI announced today that its dealer customer base has increased by more than six hundred percent (600%) since the launch of its dealer direct program in January 2004. Paul Goebel, the Company's new National Sales Director stated, "There is steady growth in our customer base occurring daily. We expect this trend to continue for the foreseeable future as we earn dealer loyalty with our product quality and superior price terms."
Nighthawk Systems, Inc.
Nighthawk Systems Receives Financing Offers
DENVER, March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nighthawk Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:NIHK), a provider of intelligent remote power control equipment and services, today reported that it has received multiple offers for funding of its near-term growth plans as a result of recent presentations to brokerage firms and private equity groups. During February 2004 the Company conducted meetings with several financial institutions for the purpose of soliciting their involvement in and support of the Company's sales and marketing plan, as well as to increase awareness of the Company's overall business plan. The Company is currently evaluating these offers, as well as related expressions of interest in participating in the funding proposals, in an effort to choose the best funding alternative for its business plan.
21st Century Technologies, Inc.
21st Century Meets With Congress, Administration Officials
LAS VEGAS, March 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Officials from 21st Century Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:TFCT) will travel to Washington, D.C. this week to meet with members of Congress about its magnetic sealing devices. Kevin Romney, general manager of 21st Century Technology, said that he's looking forward to meeting with key elected officials and building upon the already active efforts of the company's Washington team. "We're confident that decision makers will be impressed after seeing our product demonstration," Romney said. "We hope to gain support for the federal government to purchase products to mitigate environmental spills and protect our homeland."