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Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Powers Award-Winning Wireless Program
LOS GATOS, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK) announced today that the Unisys wireless data solution, which is powered by the Clickmarks Mobility Platform, was recognized as the winner of the third annual 3G A-List Award in the large company category (over 5,000 employees) by Qualcomm (Nasdaq:QCOM) at the 2005 CTIA Wireless IT and Entertainment conference in San Francisco. The Clickmarks Mobility Platform forms an integral part of the wireless data solution that enables Unisys' approximately 1,700 North America-based field service representatives to improve customer service, reduce the cost of service management and improve measurement of service delivery.
Emulex Teams with Fibre Channel Industry Leaders to Demonstrate Live FC-SATA Technology at Storage Networking World
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Storage Networking World -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced it is demonstrating live FC-SATA technology to attendees of the Fall Storage Networking World conference in Orlando, Florida (Kiosk PG11, in the Platinum Galleria). In addition, the company announced that the cache of storage industry partners supporting the development of FC-SATA technology has more than doubled as the technology moves forward through the ANSI T11 standards body adoption process.
Precept Gains Legal Labor Expert
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Precept introduces Holly Williams as the company's new general counsel. Ms. Williams will provide labor law and general corporate law to the company's middle-market employer clients. In addition, she will advise senior executives on risk management issues.
Labaton Sucharow LLP
Labaton Sucharow & Rudoff LLP Files Amended Class Action Complaint Against Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Co. -- HRH
NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Labaton Sucharow & Rudoff LLP ("Labaton Sucharow") filed an amended class action complaint yesterday in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, on behalf of those who purchased or acquired the securities of Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Co. (NYSE:HRH) ("HRH" or the "Company") between August 11, 2000 and May 26, 2005, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit was filed against HRH and Andrew L. Rogal, Martin L. Vaughn III, Carolyn Jones, and Robert B. Lockhart ("Defendants").
ELECTION COMMITTEE AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
The following persons have been appointed to the election committee:
Ulf G Lindén, the Chairman of the Höganäs Board, Carl-Olof By of
Industrivärden, Mikael Garton of SEB Fonder and Henrik Didner of Didner & Gerge
Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday 25 April 2006 at 15.00 in
Höganäs 25 October 2005
Ulf G Lindén
Chairman of the Board
Wilshire Associates Incorporated
Clipper Fund Independent Directors Approve Manager Candidates
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Clipper Fund, Inc. ("the Fund") announced today that the independent directors of the Fund have approved a short-list of investment management firms for further evaluation as replacements for Pacific Financial Research, Inc. (PFR). The Fund will continue to be managed in an uninterrupted fashion by James H. Gipson and his team at PFR through the end of the year. Due diligence on the candidates is underway with the new firm to be determined by the end of November.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Offers Customers New Routes Between Florida, Ohio, and D.C.
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Building on its standing as the leading airline to Florida, Delta Air Lines is providing travelers with even more routes between significant business destinations and the Sunshine State. On Dec. 1, Delta Connection carrier Comair will begin two new daily non-stop flights between Orlando, Fla. and Reagan Washington National Airport, and on Dec. 15, Delta Connection carrier Freedom Airlines will start daily non-stop service between Orlando and Akron-Canton Regional Airport in Ohio. And the added value of special low introductory fares will make these new routes an even better deal.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
SkyTeam and Philips Strengthen Relationship Through Global Contract
LONDON, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE:PHG) (AEX:PHI) and SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, announced they have reached an agreement on the framework of the first SkyTeam global contract offering the company competitively priced, customized travel solutions. The news was released in conjunction with SkyTeam's sponsorship of the 2005 Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) Global Conference in London.
EPOD International Inc.
EPOD Announces Wind Power Storage Pilot Test
KELOWNA, British Columbia, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EPOD International Inc. (OTCBB:EPOI) (Frankfurt:EDU), a developer of advanced energy management technologies, announces the Company has entered into a pilot project with Canada's second largest wind power developer.