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Labwire Continues Growth; Records Highest Monthly Revenue Ever During the Fourth Quarter
HOUSTON, Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Labwire Inc. (Pink Sheets:LBWR), a leading Employee Screening Solutions Provider, today announced continued revenue growth during the fourth quarter of 2005. The Company continued its record breaking pace, billing the largest revenue amount in its history during the month of November. Additionally, Labwire expects the fourth quarter of 2005 to generate more revenue than any previous fourth quarter in the Company's history, generating significant testing volumes despite seasonal fluctuations that typically decrease activity during this quarter.
Emulex Ships 10 Millionth InSpeed Port
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced that it has surpassed the 10 millionth shipped InSpeed(TM) embedded storage switch port. Emulex's award-winning InSpeed products, which began shipping in May 2002, have secured embedded design wins with eight of the top ten storage providers, and is now shipping at over two times the rate of all Fibre Channel fabric switch ports from all vendors combined.
Park National Bank
Park National Corporation Announces 2005 Earnings and Dividend for First Quarter 2006
NEWARK, Ohio, Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) today announced earnings for 2005. Net income for the year totaled $95.238 million, a 4.1 percent increase over 2004's earnings of $91.507 million. Diluted earnings per share for 2005 increased 5.1 percent from $6.32 in 2004 to $6.64 for 2005. Park also announced a regular cash dividend of $.92 per share, payable on March 10, 2006 to shareholders of record on February 22, 2006.
Dail Joins SYSCO Corporation's Executive Development Program
HOUSTON, Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) announced today that James T. (Tommy) Dail has joined the company's Executive Development Program. Mr. Dail, who most recently served as president and chief operating officer of The IJ Company, a broadline foodservice distributor located in Knoxville, Tennessee, will begin his new duties effective immediately.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental to Hold Earnings Conference Call
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) will hold a conference call on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, following the release of its fourth-quarter 2005 financial results. The conference call, which will begin at 11:30 a.m. EST, may be accessed by calling 1-888-873-8496. The conference call also can be heard live on the company's website, www.oxy.com.