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Talent Alliance, Inc.
Talent Alliance Releases 2008 Direct Placement Salary Contribution Information
AUSTIN, Texas, March 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Talent Alliance, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TLAN), announced today that its Direct Placement division, Soar Consulting, injected over $9,500,000 in new salaries into the economy in 2008. Soar Consulting is a leading provider of military transition recruiting, specializing in military transition jobs, matching transitioning junior military officers (JMOs) and enlisted leaders and technicians with some of America's most respected companies.
Marlin Business Services Corp.
Marlin Business Services Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Results
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., March 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marlin Business Services Corp. (Nasdaq:MRLN) today reported a fourth quarter 2008 net loss of $7.3 million or $0.62 per diluted share and net income on an adjusted basis of $371,000, or $0.03 per diluted share (excluding the losses on interest rate hedges of $7.7 million). For the twelve months ended December 31, 2008, the net loss was $5.2 million or $0.44 per diluted share and net income on an adjusted basis was $4.5 million, or $0.37 per diluted share (excluding the losses on interest rate hedges of $9.7 million).
Renasant Corporation to Participate in Stephens Inc.'s Bank and Thrift 'conference at your desk' Webcast
TUPELO, Miss., March 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq:RNST) announced today that on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 3:00 PM (Eastern Time), E. Robinson McGraw, Renasant Chairman & CEO, will be presenting in the Stephens Inc. Bank and Thrift "conference at your desk" webcast. The webcast can be accessed at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/stph10/rnst/ or through the Renasant Corporation Investor Relations web site at www.renasant.com.
Hill International, Inc.
Hill International Reports Record Fiscal Year 2008 Financial Results; Consulting Fees Up 64.4% and Net Earnings Up 24.8%
MARLTON, N.J., March 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today record financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2008. Total revenue for fiscal year 2008 grew to $380.5 million, an increase of 31.1% over 2007. Consulting fee revenue for 2008 grew to $333.9 million, an increase of 64.4% over the prior year. In 2008, Hill's consulting fee revenue growth of 64.4% was comprised of 39.9% organic growth and 24.5% growth from acquisitions.
Ambassadors Group, Inc
Ambassadors Group Announces License Agreement With Discovery Education
SPOKANE, Wash., March 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambassadors Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPAX), a leading provider of educational travel experiences, today announced that the company, via a subsidiary to provide travel for adventure-based student trips, has entered into a five-year license agreement with Discovery Education, Inc. The agreement grants the subsidiary exclusive rights to license all-inclusive land-based group travel packages for 5th through 12th grade students to destinations outside of North America. Travel for these programs is not planned to commence until 2010.