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Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation
Medicis Names Jason Hanson Executive Vice President and General Counsel
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Medicis (NYSE:MRX) today announced that Jason Hanson has joined the Company as Executive Vice President and General Counsel effective July 7. In this role, Mr. Hanson will assume responsibility for all legal matters and will provide guidance on a wide range of legal, compliance, and operational issues. He will also serve as Corporate Secretary. Mr. Hanson has a broad legal background, practicing with the law firm of Arnold & Porter in Washington, D.C., and prosecutor in the National Criminal Enforcement Section of the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. Mr. Hanson joined General Electric in 1999 as Senior Counsel, Global Litigation & Compliance, GE Medical Systems, serving most recently as General Counsel for GE Healthcare Technologies, a $12 billion global business, a position he held until coming to Medicis.
JKB Realty Group
Local Real Estate Agent Included in Elite National List
AUSTIN, Texas, July 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Jessica Kelly Bruehl, owner of JKB Realty Group, has been named one of the nation's top real estate agents under age 30 by Realtor Magazine, a publication of the National Association of Realtors. The article in the June issue of the magazine lists the top "30 Under 30," chosen from 550 applications to reflect the "geographic, ethnic and career diversity of National Association of Realtors members."