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Bock Communications Tops Annual Awards Program with Most Honors for Fourth Consecutive Year
SOUTH COAST METRO, Calif., June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bock Communications Inc., a provider of strategic and tactical public relations counsel to clients in the wireless, telecommunications, Internet and other high-tech industries, today announced it was honored with a total of nine awards at the annual Orange County Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (OC/PRSA) PROTOS awards ceremony held Friday, June 20, at The Sutton Place Hotel in Newport Beach. This year marks the fourth consecutive year that Bock Communications has received more awards than any other public relations agency in the county.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Names George Black President of Interconnect Technologies
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has named George H. Black president of Interconnect Technologies, a unit of Northrop Grumman's Component Technologies sector, effective immediately. He reports to Frank Brandenberg, corporate vice president and president of Component Technologies, and replaces Robert J. Schutz, who has retired from the company.
Kirby McInerney LLP
CORRECTION: Kirby, McInerney & Squire LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Divine, Inc. Investors -- DVINQ; Company corrects name and location of court where lawsuit commenced
NEW YORK, June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Kirby McInerney & Squire, LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division on behalf of all purchasers of Divine, Inc. (``Divine'' or the ``Company'') (Other OTC:DVINQ) common stock during the period from November 12, 2001 through February 18, 2003, inclusive (the ``Class Period'').
Ahold: Tops Markets CEO Tenders Resignation
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- William Grize, president and CEO of Ahold USA (NYSE:AHO), announced today that he has accepted the resignation of Frank Curci, effective immediately. Curci, who served as president and CEO of Tops Markets, LLC since 2000, was transitioning to a new role as chief operating officer at Giant Food of Landover, Maryland.
American Hospital Resources, Inc.
American Hospital Resources Updates Dividend and Reports on Private Equity Forum
SANTA ANA, Calif., June 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Hospital Resources, Inc. (OTCBB:AMHR) recently announced a special dividend linked directly with its strategy of acquiring profitable pharmacy outsourcing companies. Series "D" Preferred Stock (D1 Preferred) will be issued directly to all beneficial shareholders at a ratio of 1 share for every 20 shares of common stock held. After consideration, the Board of Directors has resolved to move the record date to July 15, 2003 in order to allow sufficient time for shareholder notification. Fractional shares will be rounded to the nearest whole share. Shareholders can obtain their dividend certificates in two ways. First, if a shareholder is holding a physical certificate issued in his name, no action is required as the transfer agent will mail the dividend shares directly to the shareholder. Any shareholder who has had an address change since their certificates were first issued should notify the transfer agent below. Second, if the stock is held in a brokerage account, the shareholder must take physical delivery by July 15 or promptly call their broker to confirm that they are included on the beneficial shareholder list. If you have any questions, you can contact our investor relations department at the number given below.