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Newtek Business Services Inc.
Newtek Business Services to Present at the RedChip Small-Cap Investor Conference
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Newtek Business Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWT), www.newtekbusinessservices.com, a provider of business services and financial products to the small- and medium-sized business market, today announced that Barry Sloane, chairman and chief executive officer, will address participants at the RedChip Small-Cap Investor Conference at the Four Seasons Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 1:50 PM EST (11:50 AM MST).
Robert Kusher to Become Chief Executive Officer of HealthSport, Inc.
AMHERST, N.Y. and WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Feb. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HealthSport, Inc. (OTCBB:HSPO), a fully integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of branded nutritional supplements in a one-of-a-kind edible film strip delivery system, today announces that Robert Kusher has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kusher possesses more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical device fields, recently serving as Logimedix' Chief Executive Officer, and he is hoping to expand the Company's horizons as it establishes collaborative partnerships to deliver nutraceuticals, over-the-counter products and prescription drugs using HealthSport's patented thin film delivery technology.
Pride International, Inc.
Pride International, Inc. to Present At the 2008 Credit Suisse Energy Summit
HOUSTON, Feb. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pride International, Inc. (NYSE:PDE) today announced that Louis A. Raspino, president and chief executive officer of the company, will address attendees at the 2008 Credit Suisse Energy Summit in Vail, Colorado. Mr. Raspino is scheduled to present on Friday, February 8, 2008 at 9:20 a.m. MST (11:20 A.M. EST).