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CAS Medical Systems, Inc.
CAS Medical Systems Announces Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
BRANFORD, Conn., July 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CAS Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CASM), a medical device company focused on non-invasive monitoring that is vital to patient care, today announced that the Company will release second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2008 on Wednesday, August 6, 2008 before the market opens. The Company will host a conference call that same day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Participants on the call will be Andrew Kersey, President and CEO, and Jeffery Baird, CFO.
Two High School Teenagers From Ramat-Gan, Israel Have Been Chosen to Represent Ramat-Gan in the International 'Young Ambassadors' in Phoenix, Arizona
RAMAT-GAN, Israel and PHOENIX, July 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Noa Noy and Dror Sharon, two eleventh grade students from Ort Ebin School in Ramat-Gan, were chosen to represent the city in the "young ambassadors" convention in the twin city Phoenix, Arizona. They will join the convention with other youngsters coming from other Phoenix twin cities worldwide. The girls' representatives will show a presentation on Ramat-Gan and Israel. During the events, they will participate in a reception held by the mayor, Mr. Phil Gordon, who recently visited his colleague Mr. Zvi Bar, mayor of Ramat-Gan.
Advantage Capital Partners
Advantage Capital Partners Invests $7.25 Million in St. Louis-Based Waste Remedies
ST. LOUIS, July 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Advantage Capital Partners, a leading venture capital and small business finance firm, has invested $7.25 million in Waste Remedies, a waste management consulting firm located in St. Louis. The funds, raised in partnership with Southwest Bank, will be used to support the company's continued growth.
RedChip Companies Inc.
RedChip Visibility Issues First Quarter 2008 Research Update On Echo Therapeutics
ORLANDO, Fla., July 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Visibility, a division of RedChip Companies, Inc., has issued a first quarter 2008 research update for Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB:ECTE), a medical device and specialty pharmaceuticals company focused on next-generation transdermal continuous glucose monitoring (tCGM) systems for people with diabetes as well as improved topical reformulations of FDA-approved products.
Harsco Receives $60 Million Contract for On-site Environmental Services to Steel Plant
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Worldwide industrial services company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that its worldwide mill services division has been awarded a new ten-year contract valued at more than $60 million over its duration to provide on-site environmental services to ArcelorMittal's massive Dunkirk steel works in northern France. The contract underscores Harsco's growing role in developing and executing integrated environmental solutions for the global metals and minerals industries.