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GB&T Bancshares, Inc.
Richard Hunt to Speak at Bank Investor Conference
GAINESVILLE, Ga., May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Richard A. Hunt, President and CEO of GB&T Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GBTB) will participate as a featured speaker at the America's Community Bankers Community Bank Investor Conference May 18-19 to be held at The Westin New York at Times Square. Greg Hamby, EVP and CFO will also be a participant.
Burzynski Research Institute
Burzynski Team Gives Presentations at WFNO II/EANO VI
EDINBURGH, United Kingdom, May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stanislaw R. Burzynski, M. D., Ph.D., founder and CEO of the Burzynski Clinic and President of the Burzynski Research Institute, Inc. (OTCBB:BZYR) in Houston, gave a presentation entitled "Targeted Therapy with ANP in Children Less Than 4 Years Old with Inoperable Brain Stem Gliomas (BSG)" to the combined World Federation of Neuro-Oncology Second Quadrennial Meeting and the Sixth Meeting of the European Association of Neuro-Oncology, May 5-8, 2005.
Imperia Entertainment Inc.
Soleil Film Acquires Additional Equity Interest in Highly Anticipated Feature Film Prior to Debuting at Cannes Film Festival
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Soleil Film, Inc (Pink Sheets:SFLM) announced today that it has increased its stake in the highly anticipated feature film, "All That I Need," by an additional 5%, for a total of 40%. "We have made tremendous headway in acquiring a sizable stake in what we believe will be a huge smash hit in Cannes," commented CEO, Kenneth Eade, "and are even more pleased that the screening room at Cannes has been filled to capacity with major distributors who have confirmed their attendance for our May 13th screening."
Games, Inc. Offers Expanded Distribution of Its Lottery Data Feed Content
CINCINNATI, May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Games, Inc. (OTCBB:GMSI) has expanded distribution of its lottery content so that this information is easily accessible and affordable for small to medium-sized websites. Clicking on www.lottery.com and then choosing "Data Feeds" from the navigation menu allows visitors to see a video presentation of this new service.
Vision Works Media Group, Inc.
Vision Works Media Group Inc. Appoints Erik Moe Erikson General Manager
ORLANDO, Fla., May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vision Works Media Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:VWMG) announces that Erik Moe Erikson has been appointed General Manager of Vision Works Media Group, Inc. As a Pay-Television industry veteran Erickson will manage daily operations of the new television channel in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Erikson has been a well-respected member of the pay-TV community for nearly two decades. His professional credits include starting his career at HBO's Direct Broadcast division. He left HBO when he was recruited by Hughes Communications, Inc. to establish the distribution and manage the launch of DIRECTV in the United States. After the success of DIRECTV's domestic launch of service, he was recruited by the DIRECTV Latin America partnership (Hughes, Cisneros Television Group, Grupo Abril, and MVS Multivision Mexico) to launch DIRECTV in Latin America. Mr. Erikson left DIRECTV when he was recruited to serve as the COO of Ethnic-American Broadcasting Company, an international television and radio station group, based in Fort Lee, New Jersey.
Photo Release -- Global Conductor Forecasts Fortune 500 Demand for Project-Based Strategic Staffing
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., May 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Conductor (www.globalconductor.com), a privately held management consulting firm founded by former PricewaterhouseCoopers consultants, sees a new market opportunity emerging within the management consulting industry. Forecasting a growing demand for IT project staff augmentation from new sources that truly understand industry trends and business strategies, the firm recently launched its own strategic staffing service. Founded in 2001, the firm has enjoyed four years of continued growth serving Fortune 500 clients in the United States, Europe, Asia and South America. Each of their consultants has 10-20 years of experience, providing them with a unique perspective on their clients' pain points. The new service was created in response to a recurring customer pain -- the search and selection of effective resources to augment project staff; whether it be off-shoring, outsourcing, hiring, or in-house temporary staff augmentation.