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Gridline Communications Holdings
Gridline Communications Holdings Completes Acquisition of Gridline Communications Corp.
SUGAR LAND, Texas, Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gridline Communications Holdings Inc., a publicly-held Delaware corporation, announced today that, pursuant to the Share Exchange and Reorganization Agreement, dated December 3, 2004 between Gridline Communications Corp. and Gridline Communications Holdings Inc. (formerly, Northshore Capital Partners IV, Inc.), that the acquisition has been consummated.
Sempra LNG Signs Capacity Agreement With Eni S.p.A For Louisiana LNG Project
SAN DIEGO and MILAN, Italy, Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sempra LNG, a unit of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), today announced it has executed a 20-year agreement to provide Eni S.p.A. (NYSE:E), one of the world's leading oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, with approximately 40 percent of the capacity of Sempra LNG's Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) receipt terminal under development near Lake Charles, La.
Knobias, Inc. Launches Improved Investor Relations Corporate Web Site
RIDGELAND, Miss., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Knobias, Inc. (OTCBB:KNBS) announced today that it has updated the Investor Relations section of its corporate Web site. Last week Knobias announced the signing of a "private label" agreement with Dallas, Texas-based B2I(r) Technologies, Inc. to integrate B2I's award-winning Web site management and customer relationship management software into Knobias' Issuer Services product. Knobias is marketing the new product under the name Knobias IROffice(tm).
TrimFast Group Inc
Trimfast Group Inc. Prepares for Surge in Customer Orders
TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trimfast Group Inc. (Pink Sheets:TFTG) is pleased to announce their wholly owned subsidiary Sur Services, Inc. has just contracted with a web design team to produce a site that will keep shareholders, clients and customer up to date on the company's products, services, opportunities, events and progress.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems Inc. Reports Net Profit in Second Quarter, a $250,000 Increase Over First Quarter
ASHEVILLE, N.C., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:HISC) today announced that it has released its second quarter 2005 financials for period ending June 30, 2005. Homeland Integrated Security Systems reported a Net Profit of $6,441 for the quarter, which was an increase of $259,339 over the first quarter of the year. For the same period the Company's assets grew by over 75 percent to a total of $2,144,606. Sales for the second quarter grew by 19.8 percent to $237,133. As noted in the Financial Notes, which accompanies the financials, Sales Backlog increased to over $8,000,000 for hardware alone, with deliveries expected to start the fourth quarter of 2005.
Microsemi Takes Actions to Reduce Future Non-Cash Expense Prior to Adoption of FASB Statement No. 123 R
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC) said that in light of new accounting regulations that take effect for the Company on October 3, 2005, the Company will accelerate the vesting of certain unvested stock options, all previously awarded to eligible participants under its 1987 Stock Plan, as amended. Microsemi's Compensation Committee and Board of Directors approved the accelerated vesting, along with new restrictions on the shares that are issuable under these options, and the restrictions continue until the options were originally scheduled to vest. The shares issuable, although restricted, shall be registered in the name of the optionee and may be transferred pursuant to the laws of descent and distribution and are transferable to the extent necessary to pay the optionee's costs for the option exercise.
United Online, Inc.
United Online, Inc. Names Matt Wisk as Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet subscription services, today announced the appointment of marketing veteran Matt Wisk as executive vice president and chief marketing officer. Wisk will direct the marketing efforts for all of United Online's brands, including the company's leading value-priced Internet services NetZero and Juno Online, and Classmates.com, a leader in online community-based networking. Wisk will report directly to Mark R. Goldston, chairman, CEO and president of United Online, Inc.
United Online, Inc.
Ted Cahall Joins United Online, Inc. as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of Classmates.com and Executive Vice President, United Online Web Services
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet subscription services, today announced the appointment of technology veteran Ted Cahall as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Classmates.com and executive vice president, United Online Web Services. Cahall will direct all operations at Classmates.com, a leading community-based networking company that connects millions of members throughout the U.S. and Canada with friends and acquaintances from school, work and the military. Cahall will also oversee the United Online Web Services division, which includes the company's various web-hosting brands including Freeservers.com and photo sharing service PhotoSite. Cahall, who brings with him more than twenty years of technical systems management experience, will report directly to Mark R. Goldston, chairman, CEO and president of United Online, Inc.