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Converium Holding AG
Converium Today Announces the Appointment of Terry G. Clarke to the Position of Managing Director of Converium Holding Ltd.
ZUG, Switzerland, Sept. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Converium Holding Ltd. today announces the appointment, with immediate effect, of its member Terry G. Clarke, F.I.A., age 62, to the position of Managing Director. Mr Clarke, a British citizen, will actively support the Chief Executive Officer, Dirk Lohmann, and his management team in running the Company. He will be responsible for enhancing the effectiveness of strategic and operational decision-making. Mr. Clarke will continue to be a member of the Board of Directors.
Minera Andes, Inc.
Minera Andes' Huevos Verdes Gold/Silver Project Augmented with Additional Mining Professionals
SPOKANE, Wash., Sept. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The construction program at Minera Andes' (TSX Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) Huevos Verdes gold/silver project in southern Argentina is being supplemented with additional managerial and technical staff and underground workers as part of a plan to accelerate the work program. Joint venture operator Mauricio Hochschild & Cia. Ltda. (MHC) is transitioning the joint venture company, Minera Santa Cruz (MSC), into a mining company by proceeding to self mining in Argentina.
Stampede Entertainment Announces Option For Film Project 'A Good Place To Die'
LAKE ARROWHEAD, Calif., Sept. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stampede Entertainment Inc. (Pink Sheets:SPDI) announced today the acquisition of an option for the script for the film project titled, "A Good Place to Die," starring world-renowned martial artist Jeff Speakman. "A Good Place to Die" is an action adventure martial arts film centered on the story of a man haunted by the wrongful death of his wife and child. He knows their deaths were retribution from his earlier activities as a hired assassin. He is on a death wish to join his family as he defends the rights of the wrongly accused.