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Coby Sonenshine to Lead RSM EquiCo
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- RSM EquiCo, a global investment bank specializing in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and capital raising for the North American private middle market, today announced that Coby Sonenshine has assumed leadership of the firm. Sonenshine, president, is replacing Richard M. Rodnick, who co-founded the firm and is continuing to serve as a consultant.
First Efficacy Results of Synthetic AFGP's are Successful
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dr. John Todd, President and CEO of ProtoKinetix, Inc. (OTCBB:PKTX), is proud to announce that the first series of results showing the efficacy of chemically synthesized AFGP (antifreeze glycoprotein) has shown a very efficient cell preservation viability on a delicate human cell line (kidney cells). At concentration levels from 10 times to 100 times lower than reported with the natural compound, these new, non toxic, AFGP molecules showed cell viability preservation activity at temperatures ranging from +4 degrees C to -4 degrees C.
Gulf Petroleum Exchange
Gulf Petroleum Exchange, Inc.'s Common Stock is Trading OTC
CARENCRO, La., Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gulf Petroleum Exchange, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GFPE) President, Warren Wheeler, stated: "Gulf Petroleum is very excited and optimistic about the Company's common stock becoming publicly traded. We are confident that the much greater visibility and increased access to capital that being publicly traded imparts to the Company will increase the ability to accomplish our long term agenda.
Braz Diamond Mining, Inc.
Braz Diamond Mining Begins Trading under the Symbol BZDJ
CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Braz Diamond Mining Inc, a junior diamond exploration and mining company, announced today the company has begun to trade under the ticker symbol (Pink Sheets:BZDJ). In addition, Braz Diamond Mining has retained the Cervelle Group, an investor relations/public relations company offering small- and mid-cap publicly held companies a range of investment, media and financial communications-related programs. The Cervelle Group will develop and provide Braz Diamond Mining with a comprehensive financial and media communications campaign targeting the U.S. and Canada.
Neoware to Present at Roth Capital Partners Conference
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of software, services and thin client appliances, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Roth Capital Partners 17th Annual Growth Stock Conference.
Bulldog Technologies, Inc.
Bulldog Technologies Announces LOI with iComPort of Iraq After Successful Pilot of TankerBOSS(tm)
RICHMOND, British Columbia, Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bulldog Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:BLLD), a leading provider of wireless cargo security solutions, today announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) with iComPort (www.i-comport.com) to be their exclusive supplier of choice and partner for the Iraqi Oil Ministry's project to track and monitor oil tanker trucks. The LOI details the exclusive arrangement between iComPort and Bulldog for the design, build and installation of TankerBOSS(tm), Bulldog's oil tanker security solution, for the Oil Ministry of Iraq.
MailKey Corporation Subsidiary, IElement, in discussions with MVNO Enabling Cellular Aggregator to Provide Wireless Voice Services in California, Illinois and Texas
DALLAS, Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MailKey Corporation (OTCBB:MAKY) subsidiary, IElement, Incorporated, a leading facilities-based communications service provider of enhanced voice and data services, announced today that it has begun discussions to offer MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) wireless services to its customers as part of the Company's strategy to offer SMEs value-added products and services. IElement customers will have the ability to receive wireless along with wireline local, long distance and Internet services in a combined offering, thereby reducing costs, eliminating multiple vendors, and increasing customer productivity.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Record 1st Qtr Net Income Rises 120% To $110.2 Million
HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today reported record results for earnings, revenues, contracts and backlog for its first quarter ended January 31, 2005. First quarter 2005 earnings per share of $1.33 increased 115% over first quarter 2004.