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The Ensemble Theatre
Photo Release -- Emmy Award Winner Charles 'Roc' Dutton Performs One Man Show to Benefit Ensemble Theatre's Heart of the Theatre Subscription Drive
HOUSTON, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensemble Theatre, the oldest and largest professional African American theatre in the Southwest, welcomes Emmy Award winner Charles "Roc" Dutton to Houston for the Heart of the Theatre subscription drive celebration on January 27th, at the Wortham Theater for two special performances. As the Honorary Subscription Chair, Dutton is committed to helping The Ensemble reach its 3,000 subscription goal. The first show is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. and the second show begins at 8:15 p.m. The first show is already at capacity. Current subscribers and those who purchase a subscription from now until the event will be invited to attend the 8:15 p.m. performance.
Entropic Communications Announces Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Over-Allotment Option
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entropic Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTR) today announced that the underwriters of its initial public offering of 8,000,000 shares of common stock have exercised in full their over-allotment option, purchasing an additional 1,200,000 shares of common stock from certain selling stockholders. Including the over-allotment shares purchased today, the offering totaled 9,200,000 shares of common stock at the public offering price of $6.00 per share (before underwriting discounts and commissions).
SoftNet Technology Corp.
SoftNet Technology Reports Record 2007 Revenues
ISELIN, N.J., Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SoftNet Technology Corp. (OTCBB:STTC) (German WKN:TG6 ) is pleased to announce, on a preliminary and unaudited basis, that the Company posted record revenues for fiscal 2007. Fiscal 2007 estimated revenue grew 38.6% to $8,609,506 from $6,213,304 recorded in 2006. A more detailed explanation of SoftNet's 2007 results will be available upon completion of the annual and quarterly audit.
City National Bank
City National Bank Posts 5th Consecutive Record Year for Philanthropic Outreach in Nevada for 2007
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- City National Bank today announced that it enjoyed its fifth consecutive record year for philanthropic outreach in Nevada during 2007. The bank also donated to a record number of nonprofit and community organizations last year, which were more than 70 qualified organizations. The bank's monetary and in-kind support, such as computers and office furniture, totaled over $100,000. Volunteer outreach also reached record levels with bank colleagues donating more than 1,700 hours last year. This is a 33 percent increase over the previous year's monetary and in-kind donations and a 13 percent increase in volunteer services.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Kemin and Tyson Form Strategic Alliance to Produce Flavor-Enhancing Ingredients for Pet Foods
DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Kemin Industries, Inc. and Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) have formed a strategic alliance to develop, manufacture, market and sell liquid and dry flavor-enhancers known as palatants, to the North American pet food market, the companies announced today.