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Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Expands Corporate Advisory Board
LOS GATOS, Calif., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), an innovative leader of software solutions for enterprise mobility, today announced key expansions to its Corporate Advisory Board, whose purpose is to advise the senior management team on strategic and overall business development in order to grow global market penetration.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corp.: Appointment of Pareto and First Securities as Corporate Advisors
LONDON, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): Crew Gold is pleased to announce the appointment of Pareto and First Securities as its financial advisors in connection with the potential public listing of Crew Minerals on the Oslo Stock Exchange ("OSE"). Crew Minerals is a 100%-owned subsidiary of Crew Gold and holds the Company's non-gold assets.
Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation Projects An Approximate Increase of $2,700,000 in Systemwide Revenue
PITTSBURGH, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS) a Delaware Corporation, has been assigned franchise agreements with six (6) Pittsburgh based Unique Pizza and Factories. These locations are in Millvale, Monroeville, South Side, Beechview, Leetsdale, and Moon Township, Pennsylvania.
O2Micro International Limited
O2Micro Granted U.S. Power Management Patent Continuation
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (HKSE:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets, was issued 14 claims under United States patent number 7,009,364 for its Selector Circuit for Power Management in multiple battery systems, a continuation of the invention issued April 2005 under United States patent number 6,879,134.
StockGuru.com Announces Profile Coverage of Advanced Viral Research Corporation
DALLAS, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has initiated Profile Coverage of Advanced Viral Research Corporation (OTCBB:ADVR). Advanced Viral Research Corporation is a development stage biopharmaceutical company committed to researching, developing and bringing to market new therapies for viral and other diseases. Founded in 1984, the Company has headquarters in Yonkers, New York. The 17,650-square-foot facility also includes research laboratory facilities, quality control/quality assurance laboratories, and a production facility designed to produce AVR118 to cGMP standards.
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Enviro Systems Announces New Marketing Plan Initiated
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) (Frankfurt:NDD) ("Micron") is pleased to announce that the company is undertaking a new marketing initiative to create additional awareness for the company. This plan will primarily be email based and will target 100 percent opt-in private and intuitional investors that trade stocks in our price range. This new marketing initiative will be on-going over the coming months.
Cornell Companies, Inc.
Cornell Companies Reports First-Quarter 2006 Results
HOUSTON, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cornell Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CRN) today reported results for the period ended March 31, 2006. The Company reported net income of $0.7 million, or $0.05 per diluted share, compared with a net loss of $2.3 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, in the same period last year. This year's first-quarter results included $1.6 million of start-up costs (net of start-up revenues) for new facilities, $0.5 million of losses from discontinued operations, and $0.6 million of losses associated with New Morgan Academy. In addition, the 2006 first quarter results included a pre-tax impact of approximately $2.6 million, representing the annual true-up calculation under the terms of the guaranteed population contract for the Regional Correctional Center. The 2005 first quarter results included a total of approximately $1.0 million of start-up costs (net of start-up revenues) for new facilities, $1.4 million of losses from discontinued operations, and $0.5 million of losses associated with New Morgan Academy. 2005 first quarter results also included a pre-tax restructuring charge of approximately $2.1 million.