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WCI Communities, Inc.
WCI Communities, Inc. Announces Departure of Chief Financial Officer and Appointment of Interim Chief Financial Officer
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., Dec. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WCI Communities, Inc. (NYSE:WCI), a leading builder of traditional and tower residences in highly amenitized lifestyle communities, announced today that James P. Dietz, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will leave the Company at the end of the year. "Jim has been a highly valued member of our executive team for over a decade and we wish him continued success in his future endeavors," said Jerry Starkey, President and Chief Executive Officer.
CenterPoint Energy, Inc.
CenterPoint Energy Sets 2008 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
HOUSTON, Dec. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE:CNP) Board of Directors today announced that the 2008 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Thursday, April 24, at 9 a.m. CDT in the CenterPoint Energy Tower auditorium, 1111 Louisiana Street, Houston, Texas. Shareholders who hold shares of CenterPoint Energy as of February 25, 2008, will receive notice of the meeting and will be eligible to vote.
Solutia Rights Offerings Fully Subscribed
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ) today announced that both its creditor rights offering and its equity rights offering have been fully subscribed, based on non-binding indications of interest. These rights offerings provide certain creditors and equity holders with rights to purchase shares of Solutia's new common stock that will be issued upon the company's emergence from Chapter 11. Both rights offerings were provided for under Solutia's plan of reorganization that was confirmed on November 29, 2007.
Purple Communications, Inc.
GoAmerica(R) Announces Shareholder Votes at Annual Meeting; All Proposals Approved
HACKENSACK, N.J., Dec. 13 -- GoAmerica, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOAM), a provider of communications services for people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, or speech-disabled, today announced that its shareholders have approved all of the proposals considered at the Annual Meeting, including the Company's acquisition of Verizon's Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS) division and its merger with Hands On Video Relay Services, Inc.
eBenefits Direct, Inc.
eBenefits Direct Subsidiary, L.A. Marketing Plans, Launches Call Center in Portland, Maine, to Market Healthcare Programs to Uninsured Individuals Across the U.S.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Dec. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- L.A. Marketing Plans LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of eBenefits Direct, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EBFD), announced recently that its exclusive RightHealth program has expanded its operation with a new call center facility located in Portland, Maine. This addition will allow RightHealth to reach a significant market of uninsured consumers.
Altra Industrial Motion Corp.
Altra Holdings, Inc. Names New Chief Financial Officer
QUINCY, Mass., Dec. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Altra Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:AIMC), a multi-national designer, manufacturer, and marketer of industrial power transmission and motion control products, today announced that Christian Storch has been named Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Storch brings more than 20 years of relevant experience to Altra Holdings.