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Silverado Financial, Inc.
Silverado Financial Inc. Announces Investors Teleconference for Thursday, September 8, 2005 at 1:15 p.m. PST
PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silverado Financial Inc. (OTCBB:SLVO), a mortgage bank focused on non-prime borrowers, today announced that it will host an investor conference call on Thursday, September 8, 2005, at 1:15 p.m. PST (4:15 p.m. EST), moderated by Silverado CEO and Chairman John Hartman and Chief Operating Officer Sean Radetich.
Energy Finders, Inc.
Energy Finders, Inc. Announces Clarification on Five-For-One Forward Stock Split
CISCO, Texas, Sept. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Energy Finders, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EGYF), a Florida Corporation, would like to clarify the Forward split of the company's common stock as mentioned in a press release dated August 30, 2005. The five for one forward split will be effective at the open on Friday, September 9, 2005. Shareholders of record on September 9, 2005 will be entitled to four additional shares of common stock for every one share of common stock beneficially owned. The stock symbol and CUSIP number will remain the same after the forward split.
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania Appoints Roy S. Chaleff, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Regional Technology Initiatives
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Roy S. Chaleff, Ph.D., Acting Vice President for Research at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), who is noted for his achievements in research partnerships, patenting and licensing, and a corporate background in developing and commercializing technology, including at DuPont & Co. and American Cyanamid Co., has been appointed Senior Vice President of Regional Technology Initiatives for Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania (BFTP/SEP) (www.sep.benfranklin.org), effective September 1, 2005.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Reports August Traffic
ATLANTA, Sept. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) today reported traffic results for August 2005(a). System traffic for August 2005 increased 6.8 percent from August 2004 on a capacity increase of 5.1 percent. Delta's system load factor was 80.0 percent in August 2005, up 1.3 points from the same period last year.
The Pantry, Inc.
The Pantry Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Impact of Hurricane Katrina
SANFORD, N.C., Sept. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Pantry, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTRY), the leading independently operated convenience store chain in the southeastern U.S., today announced that it will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday, September 8, 2005. The purpose of the call will be to provide interested parties with an update on the impact of Hurricane Katrina and related developments in the energy markets on the Company's operations.
Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group Settles OFAC Matter
LONDON, Sept. 06, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group (SNTG), a subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Nasdaq:SNSA) (Oslo:SNI), announced today that it reached a civil settlement with the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) relating to SNTG's payment of incidental port expenses to entities in Iran. The civil settlement with OFAC is in the amount of US$16,500 and does not involve any finding by OFAC of a violation. The matter has been pending since April 3, 2002. The Company is not aware of any further pending matters at OFAC. SNTG maintains strict policies and procedures designed to ensure compliance with OFAC regulations.