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Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Laboratories to Present at the Needham & Company 3rd Annual Biotechnology Conference
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), announced today that Christopher J. Schaber, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Discovery, will present an update on the Company's recent progress and upcoming milestones to the investment community during the 3rd Annual Biotechnology Conference sponsored by Needham & Company. The conference is being held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Dr. Schaber will be presenting on Wednesday, June 16, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
Spantel Communications Inc.
Spantel Revenues and Profits Rise, Khashoggi Resigns from Board
FUENGIROLA, Spain, June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Spantel Communications Inc. (OTCBB:SPAL), a provider of telecommunications services within Spain, announced today that revenues for April increased to $1,699,265 from $1,309,131 and had gross profits of $173,013 versus a loss of $17,100 compared to April 2003. The 27.5% increase in revenues and change from a loss to a profit is largely attributable to improved efficiency in the company's telemarketing division and the increased traffic from the agreements entered into earlier this year.
Turnaround Partners, Inc.
Tobin Smith to Appear Weekly on `Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly'
HOUSTON, June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tobin Smith, Chairman of ChangeWave Research, will appear Sunday night, June 13th at 9:15 pm EDT on "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" and will debut his new weekly segment, "Rant of the Week". Steve Rinehart of PrizeWise.com, a subsidiary of 21st Century Technologies (OTCBB:TFCT) will also appear live on the show. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Steve or Tim Connolly at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business Talk Radio Show may be heard on KSEV AM 700 in Houston, on over 375 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 www.cableradionetwork.com, or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.
Los Angeles World Airports
Second Public Meeting Scheduled for LAX Master Plan Program
LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The second public meeting on the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) and the Final Master Plan (Alternative D) for Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) will be held Monday, June 14, 2004. It will begin at 3 p.m. at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Room 515 A & B. Free parking will be available in the Convention Center's West Hall parking facility.
Ideal Accents, Inc.
Ideal Accents To Present In New York On June 17
DETROIT, MI, June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ideal Accents, Inc. (OTCBB:IACE), the recently public new car accessorizer with plans for a nationwide industry roll up, said today that Karim Suleman, Executive VP, will be making presentations to investors in New York on Thursday, June 17. In addition to group meetings at 12:00 pm and 5:30 pm, there will be 1:1 meetings throughout the day.
Boston College Selects FieldTurf for Alumni Stadium
DALTON, Ga., June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FieldTurf will be installed at Boston College's historic Alumni Stadium, it was jointly announced today by BC Athletic Director Gene DeFilippo and FieldTurf CEO John Gilman. The installation of the new FieldTurf field will begin in June and will be completed in time for the Eagles' home opener on September 11 against Penn State.
Immediatek CEO Zach Bair will Speak at North By Northeast Music Festival in Toronto
DALLAS, June 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Immediatek Inc. (OTCBB:ITEK), creator of NetBurn Secure(TM) digital delivery and copy control solutions, today announced that its Chairman and CEO Zach Bair will be a featured panelist at the North by Northeast Music Festival in Toronto, Ontario. Bair, will serve as co-moderator on the Digital Distribution Roundtable with Scott Cohen of The Orchard on Friday, June 11, 2004, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The discussion is designed to help navigate the new terrain in marketing and distribution of recorded music from the indies to the major labels.