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Joshua M. Tarnoff Joins ViroPharma as Vice President, Commercial Operations
EXTON, Pa., Aug. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) announced today that Joshua M. Tarnoff has joined the company as vice president, commercial operations. Mr. Tarnoff will be significantly involved in the company's business development and product evaluation efforts as it seeks to expand its product portfolio through the acquisition of complementary late stage or commercial product opportunities. As ViroPharma nears commercialization, he will be responsible for the development and leadership of the company's commercial infrastructure, including sales and marketing, and commercial and market analysis. He joins the company from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, where he most recently served as senior marketing director for the 'Phoenix Business Unit,' AstraZeneca's established brand business unit.
Enea Sells Remaining Part of Enea Industry
TABY, Sweden, Aug. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Enea has signed an agreement to sell remaining business within Enea Industry to 4Real AB. The business employs seven people and has annual sales close to SEK 10 million, offers qualified electronics development towards the telecom-, defence- and transportation sectors. 4Real AB will assume ownership of the business, which is at present part of the subsidiary Enea Systems AB, on September 1, 2004. Enea intends having close future cooperation with 4Real.
Photo Release -- IDG'S CMO Magazine Reports the Untold Challenges, Evolving Pressures That Chief Marketing Officers Face
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Aug. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- CMO magazine, a new business publication for chief marketing officers ("CMOs"), debuts in print and online today. The magazine is devoted to the corporate officers who drive the American economy and are responsible for building brands, growing revenues, and courting consumer affinity. The magazine was created to provide CMOs with the information and ammunition they need to overcome the demanding challenges and mounting pressures they face in today's ultra-competitive, instantaneous marketing environment.
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American Capital Alliance Completes Acquisition of American Petroleum Products Corp.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Aug. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Capital Alliance, Inc. (OTCBB:AMAI), announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire American Petroleum Products Corp. of Bedford Park, IL. American Petroleum is a manufacturer and bottler of premium blended motor oils, anti-freeze, transmission fluid, and other lubricants such as brake fluid and cleaning fluids.