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Nearly Half of U.S. Multinationals Struck by Crisis in Past 3 Years, PricewaterhouseCoopers Survey Finds
NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly half (49 percent) of U.S.-based multinationals surveyed for the PricewaterhouseCoopers Management Barometer survey have been struck by a major "showstopper" or high-level crisis over the past three years -- that is, a significant event with catastrophic impact to one or more of their major business units or enterprise processes. Still, the majority claim recovery was swift with minimal financial consequences. Only half as many expect a crisis three years out, and concern is low. But those impacted by a recent crisis view their company as less well-prepared for the future.
FutureVest Announces Launch of FutureVest China Operations
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- David R. Goddard, CEO of FutureVest, Inc. (Pink Sheets:FRVT) today announced FutureVest was granted a business license to operate a Venture Capital Management company in Shenyang, China. The newly formed company, FutureVest Management (Shenyang) Co. Ltd., is a wholly owned subsidiary of FutureVest, Inc. and has registered investment capital of $20 million. FutureVest intends to use this company as a platform to expand its operations into China.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Engineering and Development Hires Fitzsimmons Systems, Inc. for Bio-Diesel Processing System
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Amelot Engineering and Development, a division of Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD), is pleased to announce that the Company has signed an agreement with Fitzsimmons Systems, Inc. to supply the Bio-Diesel processing system design and equipment for Amelot Alternative Energy, Inc.'s New Hampshire facility. Fitzsimmons Systems will work directly with Turning Mills Consultants, Inc., the engineering and procurement contractor engaged to manage the implementation through completion of the New Hampshire facility.
Tank Sports, Inc.
Tank Sports Signed Dealer Financing Program With Dealer Service Corporation
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Tank Sports (OTCBB:TNSP) today announces the appointment of Dealer Services Corporation as a primary funding source for dealers who wish to finance ("floor") their inventory. Located in Carmel, IN, Dealer Services Corporation (DSC) is the fastest growing inventory finance company in the United States. Establishing its national footprint with 33 branches, DSC has grown to over 60 full service locations providing national coverage. Led by industry pioneer John Fuller, DSC provides flexible and cost effective inventory financing solutions to dealership operations in the areas of Salvage, Automotive, Rental, RTO (Rent To Own), Powersports and Recreational Marine. Upon credit approval, DSC dealers receive inventory financing with competitive rates. Currently, DSC has contract relationships with over 7,000 dealers nationwide.
Enigma Software Group, Inc.
Anti-Spyware Software Developer Enigma Software Group, Inc. Announces Subscriptions for Week Ending December 17, 2006
STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Enigma Software Group, Inc. (OTCBB:ENGM) (the "Company"), a technology and services company that creates and develops Internet Privacy Protection and Computer Security Software and Applications for Internet users, today announced a total of 2,125 new, renewal and third-party subscriptions for the week ending December 19th.