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Reality/Dating Shows Inspire Singles to Get Tuned Up For Love!
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As the world watches Joe Millionaire choose from a beautiful collection of women and The Bachelorette whittle down the competition, the viewers wonder, "when will it be my turn?" Renee Piane, co-founder of RapidDatingUSA.com, a dating makeover specialist and the author of "Love Mechanics - Power Tools to Build Successful Relationships with Women" has the tools to help singles tune-up for love.
Easter Seals Picks Convio to Support National Growth of `Walk With Me' Special Event Series
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Easter Seals -- the nation's 21st largest charity (according to Nonprofit Times) -- has picked Convio(R) to help support nationwide growth of its "Walk With Me" event series. This expands Easter Seals' existing partnership with Convio, the leading provider of Internet software and services that enable nonprofits to optimize fundraising, marketing, communications and overall management of constituent relationships.
Carnegie's Incentive Programme
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Carnegie's Board of Directors has decided to propose to shareholders that an incentive programme is introduced, offered to current employees in the Carnegie Group. The programme concerns 2003 and will be offered to employees in January 2004. At the Annual General Meeting on 13 March 2003 it will be proposed that bonds amounting up to SEK 240,000 are issued with a maximum of 2,400,000 detachable warrants. The proposed issue is to be made to a wholly owned subsidiary (Carnegie Going Forward AB), which will transfer the warrants free of payment to employees in the Carnegie Group.
AvestaPolarit Distribution Invests in New Service Centre Facilities in Sheffield, U.K.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AvestaPolarit Distribution, the U.K. Sales Company and Service Centre of the stainless steel maker, has announced an almost 10 million Pounds (approx. 14 million euro) investment to fund the purchase of new equipment, including both a state-of-the-art, cut-to-length and slitting line for its U.K. service centre and to relocate the current Oldbury facilities, to fully refurbished and modernised buildings on AvestaPolarit's main U.K. site in Sheffield.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and 2002 Results
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) today reported a net loss in the fourth quarter of 2002 of $(7.8) million or $(0.12) per share compared to a net loss of $(6.9) million or $(0.10) per share in the fourth quarter of 2001. For the year ended December 31, 2002 the Company reported a net loss of $(66.5) million or $(0.99) per share compared to a net loss of $(124.8) million or $(1.86) per share in 2001.