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Dow Jones & Company
Barron's Convenes First-Ever Summit for Top Women Financial Advisors
NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Barron's magazine and R.J. Shook, author of "The Winner's Circle" books rating America's top financial advisors, recently hosted the first annual "Top Women Advisors Summit" at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes from November 15-17. Attending were 77 of the Top 100 women financial advisors in the U.S., as ranked by R.J. Shook and published in Barron's June 12, 2006 issue. These elite financial advisors led the event's breakout sessions on the business of delivering wealth management for high-net-worth individuals and institutions.
Sutter Holding Co.,Inc.
Sutter Holding Completes Acquisition of CIC & Company, Korea's Leading Children's Apparel Company
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sutter Holding Co. (Pink Sheets:SRHI) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the assets of CIC & Company in a stock purchase transaction. Formed in 1999, CIC & Company has developed into the leading children's apparel company in Korea. CIC's premium brands are known for their style and quality and are sold in the leading retail apparel stores in Korea, China and Japan. Stock certificates have been delivered to the Korean shareholders and there are now 45 million shares of Sutter Holding Company outstanding.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
Myles Itkin to Present At Goldman Sachs Shipping Conference
NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG), a market leader in providing energy transportation services, today announced that Myles Itkin, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Goldman Sachs Third Annual Global Shipping Conference at 9:45 a.m. ET on Tuesday, November 28, 2006. The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City, New York.
GlobeOp Financial Services
GlobeOp Successfully Completes SAS 70 Report
LONDON and NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- GlobeOp Financial Services, which provides specialized administration and risk reporting services to hedge funds and asset management firms, today announced the successful completion of a Type 1 SAS 70 review of its middle-, back-office and fund accounting services by accounting and auditing firm Ernst & Young.
JuiceCaster Wins Audience Choice Award
LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Juice Wireless, creators of JuiceCaster -- the groundbreaking mobile picture and video blogging application -- today announced that JuiceCaster won the Audience Choice Award at the highly regarded Under the Radar. The event, which showcases the best and hottest emerging technologies in the mobile and internet arenas, was held Nov. 16th and featured speakers from leading technology companies including Microsoft, Intel Capital, AOL and others. JuiceCaster received the Audience Choice Award in the video category by top technology executives, venture capitalists, wireless operators and entrepreneurs.
CMSC Society - Coordinate Measurement Systems Conference
CMSC Society Announces 'Call for Papers' for the 2007 Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 27, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CMSC Society, the eminent membership association for measurement professionals, today announced their "Call for Papers" for the 23rd annual Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference (CMSC). The 2007 event will be held in Reno, Nevada from July 16 -- July 20, 2007. The CMSC Society invites metrology users from leading manufacturers and laboratories to submit proposals for application white papers covering their successful, efficient use of 3D coordinate measurement systems. All white paper presentations will be reviewed by the CMSC and considered for publication in the Journal of the CMSC. For more information on making a presentation at CMSC 2006, contact Robert Clem at 316-523-2472, or email:email@example.com.