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Interstate 50th Anniversary Convoy Across America to Feature Webcasts at Each City Stop Via National City Network TV June 16-29
CHANTILLY, Va., June 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Interstate 50th Anniversary Convoy, June 16-29, organized by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) will be featured during Internet TV webcast reports on National League of Cities' National City Network TV (NCNTV, www.NCNTV.org ). The first webcast event highlighting the beginning of the convoy's trip in San Francisco, Calif. will be produced from the NCNTV Interstate 50th Anniversary Command Center, live at 11:30 a.m. ET on Friday, June 16. The announcement was made by TV Worldwide (www.TVWorldwide.com ), NCNTV's Internet TV partner. TV Worldwide and NCNTV production crews will report on the Interstate 50th convoy activities through 18 city stops, while featuring city transportation issues and covering convoy member Operation Interdependence (www.OIdelivers.org ), a civilian-to-military distribution system with volunteers who will be collecting care packages at each stop and communicating with troops overseas from selected cities during the webcasts.
ImmuDyne Purchases 5 Percent of Its Own Shares
FLORENCE, Ky., June 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- ImmuDyne (Pink Sheets:IMMD), the leading supplier of Yeast Beta Glucan, announced today that the Company has reached an agreement to buy, for cash, 995,000 of its own common stock in a private transaction. This represents more than 5% of the Company's outstanding shares. With this event, ImmuDyne has recently purchased 1,500,000 of its own shares. The Company stated that it may repurchase additional shares from time to time as conditions permit, in the open market or privately.
Homeland Security Expert and Former Security Chief of El Al Airlines, Isaac Yeffet, Joins HiEnergy Technologies' Business Advisory Board
IRVINE, Calif., June 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- HiEnergy Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:HIET), the homeland security industry leader in neutron-based diagnostic technology, announced today that Isaac Yeffet, the former Director of Global Security at El Al Israel Airlines and a leading expert in aviation and homeland security, will serve as a member of its Business Advisory Board.
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George Group Consulting Shares Strategic Insights at Lean Six Sigma China Summit 2006
DALLAS, June 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- George Group Consulting announced today that it will be a co-sponsor of Lean Six Sigma China Summit 2006, the largest and most comprehensive Lean Six Sigma event ever presented in China, held June 20-21, 2006 at the InterContinental Pudong hotel in Shanghai. The conference will bring together leading thinkers, consultants and Lean Six Sigma practitioners from Fortune 500 companies to discuss best practices and share vital strategic information and insights on integrating Lean Production principles and Six Sigma across the enterprise to achieve operational excellence.
Manakoa Services Corporation Announces New Strategic Direction and New President
KENNEWICK, Wash., June 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Manakoa Services Corporation (OTCBB:MKOS), a security company, and currently a developer of enterprise risk management solutions focused on regulatory compliance, announced its intent in further developing optics and biotechnology techniques designed to combat counterfeiting, piracy and product diversion. Initial target industries include health care/pharmaceuticals, beauty products, fine arts and the automotive industry.