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Global ePoint Incorporated
Global ePoint Puts Aggressive New Business Plan Into Action
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., June 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Global ePoint, Inc. (Other OTC:GEPT), a leading manufacturer of security technologies for the aviation, law enforcement, commercial and industrial markets, announced today that its aviation division, Global AirWorks, continues to receive, work on and/or complete open orders of various size and scope.
Crown Castle International Corp.
Crown Castle Announces Pricing On Secondary Common Stock Offering by Selling Stockholders
HOUSTON, June 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) today announced the pricing of the previously announced secondary offering of 36,389,617 shares of its common stock at $35.83 per share. All of the shares are being sold by funds managed by affiliates of Fortress Investment Group LLC, Greenhill Capital Partners, LLC and certain of its affiliated investment funds, and certain investment funds affiliated with Abrams Capital, LLC. Crown Castle will not receive any proceeds from the sale of its common stock by such selling stockholders.
The Topps Co. Inc.
Topps Company Issues Statement
NEW YORK, June 28, 2007 -- The Topps Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: TOPP) today, in response to inquiries due to an article published by Beckett.com suggesting that the proposed acquisition of Topps by Upper Deck may have received antitrust approval, confirmed that no such approval has been obtained.
Capital Bancorp, Inc. Shareholders Approve Merger With Renasant Corporation
TUPELO, Miss., June 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB:CPBB) ("Capital"), a bank holding company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and the parent company of Capital Bank & Trust, today announced that at a special meeting of shareholders held June 27, 2007, Capital shareholders voted to approve the merger of Capital with Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq:RNST), a bank holding company headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi and the parent company of Renasant Bank. With all shareholder and regulatory approvals obtained, the merger is scheduled to be consummated on July 1, 2007.
Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
Sonesta International Hotels Corp. Announces New Hotel in Mexico: Sonesta Gran Posada Resort -- San Carlos Mexico Scheduled to Open in 2009
BOSTON, June 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sonesta International Hotels Corporation announced its first hotel in Mexico, the 16-story, 460-room Sonesta Gran Posada Resort, scheduled to open in 2009. This spectacular destination resort is located on the beach in San Carlos, less than 10 miles from Guaymas International Airport and an hour from Hermosillo International Airport, in Sonora, Mexico. San Carlos is just a 5-hour drive south of Tucson, Arizona. A condo-hotel, the resort is being developed by Playa de San Carlos, LLC and will be managed by Sonesta.