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Reliv International, Inc.
Reliv International Names New Vice President of Operations
CHESTERFIELD, Mo., July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Reliv International, Inc. (Nasdaq:RELV), a nutritional supplements and direct sales company, today announced the promotion of Debra Hellweg to vice president of operations, a newly created position.
GlobeTel Communications Corp.
Sanswire Partner Tao Technologies Files Patent Application Covering New Airship Design
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sanswire-TAO Corp., the joint venture equally owned by TAO Technologies GmbH and the Sanswire subsidiary of GlobeTel Communications Corp. (Pink Sheets:GTEM), today announced that Dr. Bernd Kroplin, president of TAO Technologies, filed a patent application in Germany for "Segmented Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Equipped With Energy Medium." A registration number of 10 2008 002 939.4 was assigned to the patent.
HCC Insurance Holdings
HCC Life Insurance Company Appoints Rolland Regional Executive Vice President
HOUSTON, July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC) announced today that Neil J. Rolland has been named Regional Executive Vice President of HCC Life Insurance Company with responsibility for its Northwest Regional Office in Minnetonka, MN. HCC Life is a subsidiary of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
Beware That Cup of Coffee -- New Book Proposes Disturbing Connections to Some Diseases
LODI, Calif., July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- We wake up in the morning and grab that freshly brewed cup of coffee. But just how safe is this drink? In this startling new book that is sure bound to raise controversy, author Lynette Ann Yount proposes disturbing connections between caffeine, certain diseases like Huntington's and similar ailments and concludes that Caffeine Killed My Family
PricewaterhouseCoopers Teams With Duke University On Offshoring Research
NEW YORK, July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) today announced a new relationship with Duke University, serving as a founding member of the Duke Offshoring Research Network (ORN)-Best Practices Institute (BPI), in collaboration with Duke University's Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) at The Fuqua School of Business. PricewaterhouseCoopers will help advance a long-term goal of Duke CIBER to increase the breadth and depth of practice-oriented knowledge in the offshoring and global services space.