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Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Hampton Roads Bankshares Announces Retirement of Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jack W. Gibson
NORFOLK, Va., May 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company of Bank of Hampton Roads and Shore Bank, today announced the retirement of Jack W. Gibson as a director and officer of the Company and its subsidiaries. Gibson, who served as Chief Executive Officer for Hampton Roads Bankshares and President and CEO of Bank of Hampton Roads, will depart after a twenty-two year tenure with the Bank. The announcement was made by Emil A. Viola, Chairman of the Board.
Ceragenix and Davi Enter Into Distribution and Supply Agreement for EpiCeram(R)
DENVER, May 19, 2009 -- Ceragenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Ceragenix") (OTCBB:CGXP), a medical device company focused on infectious disease and dermatology today announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution and supply agreement (the "Agreement") with Davi II - Farmaceutica S.A., a Portuguese company, ("Davi "), to commercialize EpiCeram(R), a topical cream for treating atopic dermatitis and other dry skin conditions in Europe (the "Territory"). The Agreement grants Davi exclusivity in the Territory for the distribution and marketing of EpiCeram(R) via its own sales force as well as through partnering arrangements. Ceragenix will be responsible for the manufacturing and supply of the product. Davi is also responsible for obtaining regulatory clearance to market EpiCeram(R) in the Territory. Financial terms were not disclosed.