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Ad Campaign Yields More Than 1 Million Responses
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Inspired by former Tennessee accountant Chris Moneymaker's $2.5 million World Series of Poker (WSOP) victory in 2003, the Moneymaker Millionaire promotion, hosted by PokerStars.com (
Oakley Board Declares Annual Cash Dividend and Authorizes Repurchase of Up to $20 Million of Common Stock
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular cash dividend of sixteen cents ($0.16) per share on its outstanding common stock, consistent with the company's dividend paid in 2005. The dividend will be payable October 27, 2006, to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 13, 2006. Future dividends are at the discretion of, and subject to, the approval of Oakley's Board of Directors. The Board of Directors also authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $20 million of its common stock in the open market, from time to time, as market conditions warrant.
Evergreen International Aviation, Inc.
Evergreen International Aviation, Inc. Announces Extension of Its Tender Offer for Its 12 Percent Senior Second Secured Notes Due 2010
MCMINNVILLE, Ore., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Evergreen International Aviation, Inc., an Oregon corporation ("Evergreen"), announced today that its pending offer to purchase any and all of its outstanding 12% Senior Second Secured Notes Due 2010 (CUSIP No. 30024DAF7) (the "Notes"), previously scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on September 25, 2006, has been extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on October 6, 2006, unless otherwise extended or earlier terminated. Except for the above change, all terms and conditions of the tender offer are unchanged and remain in full force and effect.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Adds New Service From the Airline's Fastest Growing Domestic Hub at Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines this winter will add two new routes from its fastest growing domestic hub with new daily nonstop service between Salt Lake City and Winnipeg, Canada and Guadalajara, Mexico. Delta Connection carrier SkyWest Airlines will offer customers two daily nonstop round-trip flights between Salt Lake City and Winnipeg, effective Jan. 8, 2007. Delta also was awarded Department of Transportation approval for its three-times weekly service between Salt Lake City and Guadalajara, starting Dec. 2, 2006.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corporation Announces Company Presentation
LONDON, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or the "Company") (Other OTC:CRUGF) (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) announces Mr. Jan Vestrum is making a presentation on Monday 25 September 2006 at the Denver Gold Forum in Denver, Colorado at 08.30am local time, 15.30pm UK, 16.30pm CEST, 10.30am EDT.
Wolverine Tube Inc.
Wolverine Tube Schedules Third Quarter 2006 Earnings Conference Call
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolverine Tube, Inc. (NYSE:WLV) today announced that it plans to report earnings for the third quarter ended October 1, 2006 on Thursday, October 26, 2006. A news release and supporting financial data will be released to the news wire services and the New York Stock Exchange before the market opens, and a conference call will be held at 9:30 a.m. Central (10:30 a.m. Eastern), October 26, 2006. The full text of the earnings news release and supporting financial data will be available prior to the start of this call on the Company's website, http://www.wlv.com, in the Investor Relations section under the "Press Releases" link.
The Plasencia Group
The Plasencia Group, Inc. Names Industry Veteran Richard Conti as President
TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Plasencia Group, Inc., the leading national hospitality transaction and consulting services firm representing owners of hotels, resorts, and golf courses, has appointed Richard C. Conti as its President. Mr. Conti succeeds Lou Plasencia, who has served as President of The Plasencia Group, Inc. since its founding and who remains as Chairman and CEO.