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AuGRID CEO Attends InfoComm Show in Las Vegas
CLEVELAND, June 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AuGRID Corporation's (Pink Sheets:AGRI) CEO MJ Shaheed was among the record numbers that attended InfoComm '05 in Las Vegas, Nevada (www.infocomm.org). Shaheed joined professionals from more than 80 countries to see and discuss the latest technologies in display, audio, collaborative conferencing, networking applications and more.
Bancorp International Group
Bancorp International Group Inc. Confirms Gold Concession with Venezuelan Government
NEW YORK, June 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bancorp International Group Inc. (Pink Sheets:BCIT) (BCIT) ("Bancorp") is pleased to announce it has entered into an exclusive agreement with CVG (Corporacion Venezuela de Guayana) of the Venezuelan Government to commercially develop gold deposits at a site in the State of Bolivar. This agreement is for concession No. 32. There has already been infrared testing done on the property and Bancorp will be sending down a team of geologists for additional testing. The site is approximately 172 Hectares, and could generate up to 87,000 ounces of gold per year. This concession is in the El Dorado zone which is world famous for its many major discoveries. Venezuela at one time was the world's largest producer of gold.
American Football Alumni
American Football Alumni Kicks Off Business of Reuniting Teammates
HENDERSON, Nev., June 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sports Alumni Inc. (Pink Sheets:SPNI) is announcing the commencement of its business operations and new member subscriptions with American Football Alumni (www.AmericanFootballAlumni.com ; AFA), which will bring the teams together through a subscriber network, while offering on line stores of merchandise, a first class magazine, conventions, travel, credit cards, national and local polls and other member services. AFA is now the premier epicenter of former and current players and coaches through services, through merchandise offers and reunion events. If you ever strapped it on, AFA allows you to get back to those you took the field with.
Fortune Lounge Group
Fortune Lounge Group Introduces the Most Spectacular Online Casino Gaming Tournament Ever Held
ALDERNEY, Channel Islands, June 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Fortune Lounge Group (www.fortunelounge.com) announces the International Casino Games (www.internationalcasinogames.com), the most spectacular casino gaming tournament ever held with $1.5 million in total prizes. The tournament will consist of a variety of slots, table and video poker games hosted at nine different online casinos. Qualifying satellite tournaments in the International Casino Games will be held online from July to December 2005. The top 100 players will advance to a final tournament aboard the luxurious Caribbean Princess cruise ship in February 2006.
openBC's 500,000 Member Milestone Secures Its Lead Amongst the Profitable Global Business Networking Providers
HAMBURG, Germany, June 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since the launch of the openBC.com platform in November 2003, there has been an extremely enthusiastic uptake of the service by business people and networking professionals alike, leading to rapid growth in membership numbers in more than 200 countries. Recently the total number of openBC members decisively broke through 500,000 users and future growth is forecasted to accelerate as more and more business professionals find out just how effective openBC is in gaining them new business opportunities.