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Cake Mania Deluxe Wins iParenting Media Award
LANGHORNE, Pa., Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Casual games publisher eGames, Inc. announced today that its recent family-friendly PC software release, Cake Mania(tm) Deluxe, has been selected as a winner of an iParenting Media's 2006 Greatest Products award. Chosen from thousands of entrants, Cake Mania Deluxe was one of six computer games selected for the honor.
Few Fast-Growth CEOs Plan for the Transition of Their Business
NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Most CEOs of fast-growing private companies ultimately expect to be acquired by another company. However, they place relatively low priority on planning for this significant event, or their own succession. This is even more the case for businesses that are family owned. For these companies, only 47 percent of CEOs have an estate plan that addresses the disposition of the business, and only 22 percent have revised it within the last two to five years, PricewaterhouseCoopers finds.
AuGRID Corp.'s Shareholder Update
VINELAND, N.J., Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- AuGRID's Hong Kong strategic partner has started phase three, the due-diligence process, and has completed roughly 50% of that process on AuGRID's behalf with the acquisition target in China. AuGRID, as promised, is updating its shareholders.
OrderPro Logistics Executes Letter of Intent to Acquire California Technology Company
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- OrderPro Logistics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:OPLO) today announced that it has signed a letter of intent ("LOI") to acquire 45% of All Win Alliance, Inc. a California company. The company offers on-site computer networking sales and services, website hosting and design, and application hosting. The company focuses primarily on transportation and related businesses in the southwestern United States.
Cardtronics Announces ATM Branding Agreement With HSBC Bank USA
HOUSTON, Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cardtronics Inc. and HSBC Bank USA, N.A., finalized their second deal that enabled HSBC to brand up to 33 ATMs in Walgreens locations in Connecticut. Installations were completed in August of this year. In addition, all HSBC-branded ATMs in Walgreens stores will be surcharge-free to the bank's customers -- just like its on-premise ATMs.
Nomination Committee Representatives of Metso Corporation
HELSINKI, Finland, Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso's Nomination Committee, established by the Annual General Meeting, prepares proposals on the composition of the Board of Directors along with the director remuneration for the next Annual General Meeting, which is tentatively scheduled for April 3, 2007. The Nomination Committee will present its proposal to the company's Board of Directors no later than February 1, 2007. The Nomination Committee consists of the representatives named by the four biggest registered shareholders as of November 1, 2006 along with the Chairman of Metso's Board of Directors as an expert member.
PositiveBlackImage.com Honors California Youth
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Officials of PositiveBlackImage.com have selected 17 year old Abrham Alem as the first high school student to be recognized on the web site which is devoted to seeking out and honoring individuals who have excelled and made a difference to those around them.