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Executives From Yahoo!, MSN India and Texas Pacific Group to Speak at Consumer Technology-Focused Asian Ventures
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- As consumer technology focused companies continue to find new opportunities in Asia, attendees at the second annual Asian Ventures Conference, produced by Dow Jones VentureWire, will gain in-depth perspective from leading corporate executives, investors and industry experts about what the future holds for start-ups in Asia. In addition, the chief executives from more than 40 entrepreneurial companies active or based in Asia will be presenting their business plans at the event, Dec. 5 and 6, at the Fairmont Hotel in San Jose.
Arasan Chip Systems, Inc.
Arasan Chip Systems Appoints Kevin Walsh Vice President of Marketing and Business Development
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arasan Chip Systems, a leading supplier of reusable Intellectual Property (IP) cores, semiconductors and design services, announced today that Kevin Walsh has joined the company as its vice president of marketing and business development. Mr. Walsh brings more than 15 years of executive marketing and management experience in semiconductor IP and software marketing to Arasan. He will drive the company's product marketing, business development, market communications and partner programs.
SmallCap Sentinel: The Buy Here/Pay Here Strategy
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Just as mortgage companies found a bounty of opportunity working with individuals with less than stellar credit, savvy auto sellers and financiers are blending their services to provide buyers with limited or less than perfect credit the opportunity to purchase a vehicle," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues New Trade Alert for BioStem, Inc.
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com issues New Trade Alert for BioStem, Inc. (OTCBB:BTEM). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive: "Cryobanks International, Inc., research affiliates at the center of two important cord blood discoveries."
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta to Recall More Maintenance Professionals
ATLANTA, Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines today announced plans to recall approximately 700 additional maintenance employees beginning in mid-December. This latest recall expands on the approximately 200 previously furloughed maintenance employees that have been recalled during the last few months.
Indiana Association of REALTORS Commits to ZipForm License Renewal
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- ZipForm(r), the leading brand of forms software in the real estate industry, announced today that the Indiana Association of REALTORS(r) (IAR) is extending its ZipForm(r) license agreement. By renewing its ZipForm(r) contract, the IAR will continue to provide its members with access to electronic documents. Developed exclusively to meet the specific needs of real estate professionals, ZipForm(r) is used by more agents than any other document solution in the real estate industry.