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Fortis Bank Opens First New Business Centre in Switzerland
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Feb. 04, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fortis Bank is pleased to announce that it has received the authorisation from the Swiss Authorities to open a Branch in Zurich (Switzerland). This opening is in line with Fortis' stated strategy to open Business Centres in 15 additional countries in Europe. Switzerland, with its high level of international trade, is part of the countries that have been identified as having high potential for Commercial Banking.
Video and Photos Available: Heartland, Inc. Acquires Monarch Homes
PLYMOUTH, Minn., Feb. 4, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Heartland, Inc. (OTCBB:HTLJ) this week announced the acquisition of Monarch Homes of Ramsey, Minn. Monarch is a builder of new homes in communities in the northern and northwest suburbs of the Minneapolis / St. Paul metropolitan area of Minnesota. This acquisition was completed in December 2004.
Savin Receives Two Business Technology Association Channel's Choice Awards Recognizing Strong Dealer Support
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 4, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Savin has been named the Business Technology Association's (BTA) 2005 Channel's Choice winner for "Marketing Distribution -- "Primary OEM" (first place), "Outstanding Performance as a Secondary Line" (first place), and "Digital Product Line -- Secondary OEM" (second place). The awards were presented today at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The awards are based on an annual, nationwide survey of office technology dealers. More than 3,000 ballots were distributed this year, with questions probing vendor strengths and weaknesses in more than 30 performance categories.
Mobile Satellite Ventures
MSV Selects ITT Industries for Design of Ground-Breaking ATC System Architecture
RESTON, Va., Feb. 4, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobile Satellite Ventures (MSV) announced today that it had signed a contract with ITT Industries Advanced Engineering & Sciences Division to assist in the definition and design of ground-based beamforming (GBBF) terrestrial infrastructure. MSV's GBBF system will incorporate Adaptive Interference Cancellation (AIC) technology to dramatically improve the service quality and efficiency of MSV's next generation service.
Agent155 Media Group Inc.
Agent155 Media Group Launches Corporate and Investor Website
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 4, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Agent155 Media Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AGMG), a provider of multi-media content management tools, providing exposure, networking and collaboration opportunities to models, performers, artists, athletes, musicians, filmmakers and agencies worldwide, today announced that it has launched its corporate website located at: http://www.agent155mediagroup.com.