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J.G. Wentworth's Michael Vaughan Airs on wsRadio.com's 'EverydayWealth Radio' Personal Finance Program
BRYN MAWR, Pa., June 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- As part of an on-going educational process on the secondary market for annuities, J.G. Wentworth, a specialty finance company and leader in the secondary market for annuities, appeared on wsRadio.com's "EverydayWealth Radio" personal finance program to discuss some of the options now available for annuity holders in the secondary market. Michael Vaughan, Managing Director of J.G. Wentworth's Annuity Purchase Program, spoke with Gerri Detweiler, EverydayWealth host and credit expert on June 15 about some of the issues investors should be aware of when owning or inheriting an annuity. The segments can be accessed at www.EverydayWealthRadio.com by typing "Michael Vaughan" into the search field. Consumers can listen to the two ten-minute segments online using Windows Media Player. wsRadio.com is a worldwide leader in Internet talk radio with over 80 shows.
Execute Sports, Inc.
Academy Snowboard Company Increases European Sales Orders by 181 Percent for 2006-2007 with Orders from Italy, Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland
SAN DIEGO, June 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Execute Sports, Inc. (OTCBB:EXCS) announced today that Academy Snowboard Company has increased its sales in Europe by 181% with orders from leading European distribution company AB Invest, into Italy, Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. Overall, with these orders, Academy Snowboard Co.'s international orders have increased by 51% year-to-date over last year.
Wastech, Inc. Closes Purchase of West Virginia Mineral Rights
CHARLESTON, S.C., June 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wastech, Inc. (Pink Sheets:WTCH) (the "Company"), today is pleased to announce that on April 14, 2006 it successfully closed on its recently announced purchase of approximately 44,000 acres of subsurface coal, coal bed methane and all other mineral rights under enriched acreage throughout various counties in West Virginia, as well as exactly 5,898.49 acres of oil and gas reserves in Fayette County, West Virginia.
Analytical Bio-Chemistry Laboratories to Develop Liprostin Assays for Endovasc's Phase III Trial
HOUSTON, June 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Endovasc, Inc. (OTCBB:EVSC) today announced that the Company has awarded Analytical Bio-Chemistry Laboratories, Inc. a contract to develop an assay to determine the content of Prostaglandin E-1 (PGE-1) in the blood of patients during and post delivery of Liprostin. The pharmakokinetic studies will be carried out in parallel with the Liprostin Phase III studies. Currently there is no validated analytical study on record in the U.S. to determine the concentration of both PGE-1 and its active metabolite at concentrations that Endovasc expects to see in the bloodstream.
Stratus Services Group, Inc.
Stratus Services Group, Inc. Reports Its Focus is Turning to Growth Through Its New Business Model
MANALAPAN, N.J., June 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stratus Services Group, Inc. (OTCBB:SSVG), the SMARTSolutions(tm) Company (the "Company" or "Stratus"), a leading provider of technology staffing and technology productivity consulting, today reported that it has completed the trailing activities associated with the sale of the assets of its commercial staffing units. The Company spent considerable time, money and effort in the collection of the receivables for its senior lender, which has now been paid in full. Through the first four months of the year, the Company spent a substantial amount of its time and resources on the proper disposition of its assets to make the transition as smooth as possible.