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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.
WFI Announces Worldwide Force Protection Contract Valued at Approximately $15 Million
SAN DIEGO, May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WFI (Nasdaq:WFII), a leader in information technology, command and control systems, weapon systems operations and maintenance, security solutions and the deployment and management of 3G, 4G, WiMAX and other wireless broadband communication networks, announced today that it has been selected as part of the winning team to compete for future task orders under the Anti-Terrorism Force Protection (ATFP) Ashore contract. The team, headed by Northrop Grumman Corp., was selected by the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC). Three other company-led teams were also selected to compete for tasks throughout the five-year contract period.
Access Plans USA, Inc.
Access Plans USA Names Michael Owens as Chief Marketing Officer; CEO Receiving Medical Treatment, Continues to Direct Company Operations
IRVING, Texas, May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Access Plans USA, Inc. (Nasdaq:AUSA), a nationwide distributor of health insurance and non-insurance health care programs that provide access to affordable health care for the growing number of uninsured and/or underinsured in the United States, today announced that Michael K. Owens, Jr. has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer. In this capacity, Owens will have responsibility for directing the sales and marketing initiatives of the company's Insurance Marketing Division and Consumer Plan Division. The company also announced that Peter Nauert is recovering from recent surgery for a medical condition. During his treatment and recovery, Nauert will continue to manage the company as its Chief Executive Officer, President and the Chairman of its Board of Directors.