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Evader Signs West Coast Distributor
BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bellevue, Washington-based Evader, Inc. (www.evader.us) (Pink Sheets:EVDR), the maker of electric high-performance vehicles powered by leading-edge proprietary technology, is pleased to announce that MC Electric Vehicles of Seattle has joined the Evader U.S. Sales Team as distributor for the Western region of the United States.
The Integra Foundation
Integra Foundation Awards Grant to the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Integra Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Integra LifeSciences Corporation, has awarded a $10,500 grant to the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, Inc., in support of the Society's 18th World Burn Congress in Sacramento, California, September 6-9, 2006.
LGL Group, Inc.
J.M. Healy Named CFO of LGL Group, Inc.; Decorated Army Veteran Has 40 Years Experience in Finance, Accounting
GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The LGL Group, Inc. (AMEX:LGL) has named Jeremiah M. Healy CPA as the firm's new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Greenwich-based LGL operates two manufacturing subsidiaries: MtronPTI, producer of frequency control devices for the defense and communications industries; and Lynch Systems, Inc., producers of advanced manufacturing systems for the glass industry.
Adrenaline Nation Entertainment, Inc.
Adrenaline Nation Entertainment Moves To Nashville -- America's Third Most Prominent Entertainment Center
CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Adrenaline Nation Entertainment, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ADNL), which produces Adrenaline Nation TV, the leading channel for cutting edge independent music TV, innovative independent and short films and adrenaline sports for the highly coveted 18-49 demographic, today announced that it has moved its headquarters and production studios to Nashville, Tenn., the third-largest entertainment capital in the United States. ADNL has leased executive offices and production facilities from Film House at 810 Dominican Drive in Nashville. The company's new temporary office phone number is 615-255-4000.
SmallCap Sentinel: Report Forecasts 'No New Wires' Home Networking Growth at $464 Million by 2011
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Though the average American home owner still seems to be in the technical dark about the availability of this bold new technology, a recent research report by ABI Research declares that increased demand for both 'no-new-wires' media networking technologies will reach $100 million in 2006 and growing to $464 million by 2011," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "I'd wager that the common-sense value of this product will expedite penetration into American homes. It just makes sense."
SmallCap Sentinel: Introducing the Chamber of eCommerce
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "As small and mid-size businesses survey the marketplace for better ways to sell their goods and services, Web2 Corp. (OTCBB:WBTO) is looking to provide them with an efficient means to facilitate and capture a larger percentage of the sale using a Chamber of Commerce-esque, user-friendly business model," said SmallCap Sentinel's D.R. Clark. "The general idea appears to be to provide traditional real-world, eCommerce tools and support to businesses in the face of the ever-increasing rise in expenses for online auction sellers."
Seadrill Secures Letter of Intent for Semi-Submersible Newbuild
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Seadrill has been awarded a letter of intent by an E&P operator in the Gulf of Mexico for the semi-submersible drilling rig West Sirius (Jurong 1). The contract has a firm duration of four years with the option for the operator to extend the contract to five or six years. Estimated contract value is approximately US$690 million, US$840 million or US$980 million, including mobilization, for the four, five or six year alternatives respectively. West Sirius is currently under construction at Jurong Shipyard in Singapore and is scheduled for delivery in the second quarter 2008. To further enhance the drilling efficiency and the quality of the rig for operations in the Gulf of Mexico an additional investment of US$20 million will be made in this unit.