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ECON Investor Relations Inc.
Markland Technologies Prepares for Future Growth by Securing $4,000,000 in Financing
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:MRKL) (http://www.marklandtech.com), an integrated homeland security company, entered into a Purchase Agreement with two investors pursuant to which we sold warrants to purchase shares of common stock and secured convertible promissory notes for the aggregate consideration of $4,000,000. We intend to use the proceeds from this offering for working capital.
Camilla and Zack Hubert Foundation, Inc.
African-American Family Marks Historic Milestone
SPRINGFIELD, Ga., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- One of the first properties ever purchased and settled by former slaves in the state of Georgia will be officially designated as a historic site by the Georgia Historical Society during celebration ceremonies on Saturday, October 9, 2004. Through the coordination of the Camilla and Zack Hubert Foundation, Inc., the Hubert Family descendants will be joined by several prominent federal, state and local government dignitaries as well as community residents for a dedication ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. at the Springfield Baptist Church, located on Springfield Road in Springfield, Georgia, approximately 100 miles southeast of Atlanta. The ceremony will be immediately followed by a march across the road to the site of the Hubert Family Homestead for the unveiling of a historic marker.
Sub-Surface Waste Management
SSWM, C. Trade and Omnitek to JV Gas Project in Bangladesh
CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bruce Beattie, President of Sub Surface Waste Management of Delaware, Inc. (OTCBB:SSWM), announced today that it will joint venture with C. Trade, Inc. and Omnitek Engineering Corp., a leader in engine retrofit systems, to provide technology, engineering and project management for natural gas distribution services and for converting diesel engines to clean-burning natural gas in Bangladesh. The conversion of older technology, high polluting engines to low-polluting engines in a cost effective manner, as well as creating a natural gas distribution infrastructure using local labor, will help the people of Bangladesh utilize an abundant natural resource, breathe cleaner air and become less dependent upon imported diesel fuel.
Nomadix Named One of Los Angeles's Fastest Growing Technology Companies in Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Program
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nomadix, Inc. (www.nomadix.com), the leading provider of Public-access solutions, has been named to Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for Los Angeles, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the area by Deloitte & Touche LLP, one of the nation's leading professional services firms. Rankings are based on the percentage of growth in fiscal year revenues over five years, from 1999-2003.
Wolters Kluwer Survey Says Compliance Remains a Top Concern for U.S. Credit Unions
ST. CLOUD, Minn., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer Corporate & Financial Services, part of Wolters Kluwer, released the results of its latest survey identifying the most pressing business and compliance issues for credit unions across the United States. Nearly 300 presidents, managers and loan officers from credit unions with $10 million - $500 million in assets responded.
StockPickReport: 'We Told You'
SHREVEPORT, La., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stock-Letter-Daily.Com (http://www.stock-letter-daily.com -- an affiliate site of StockPickReport (the web's only non-mainstream stock rating service), rates SPDR Trust, Exxon Mobil, Altera, and Corvis.
StockPickReport: 'Turn That Frown Upside Down'
SHREVEPORT, La., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stock-Letter-Daily.Com (http://www.stock-letter-daily.com -- an affiliate site of StockPickReport, the web's only non-mainstream stock rating service), rates Microsoft, BEA Systems, VERITAS Software and Ford Motor Company.