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Neoware Chairman and CEO Selected Winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 Award
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., June 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning software, services, and appliances for thin client computing, today announced that Michael Kantrowitz, the Company's Chairman and CEO, was chosen by professional services firm Ernst & Young LLP as a winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 Awards. Neoware Systems was selected from nominations in Greater Philadelphia & Central-Eastern Pennsylvania by a panel of judges comprised of local community and business leaders. Award recipients were announced at an awards banquet on June 18, 2004.
Thinkpath Appoints Patrick Power to Board
TORONTO, June 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Thinkpath Inc. (OTCBB:THTHF), a global provider of technological solutions and services in engineering knowledge management, including design, build, drafting, technical publishing, and consulting, today announced the appointment of Mr. Patrick Power to its board. Mr. Power will serve on the board's Compensation and Audit committees. Currently, Mr. Power is Vice President of Netlan Technology Centers in New York. In 1997, Mr. Power opened the New York office of Thinkpath's staffing division where he served as Business Development Manager from 1997 until 2001. In 2001, Mr. Power moved to Thinkpath's training division which was sold in 2002 to a private corporation. Mr. Power has a National Diploma in Civil Engineering (NDEA) from The Waterford Institute of Technology in Ireland.
Telia Launching New Mobile Subscriptions
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telia is launching two new mobile subscriptions today for private customers: Telia Mobile 50 and Telia Mobile 100. Just like their predecessor, Telia Mobile 25, these subscriptions include free calling minutes. 50 and 100 free call minutes a month are now on offer to 10 million Telia customers.
Sandvik Initiates Negotiations with Accenture Regarding HR Outsourcing
SANDVIKEN, Sweden, June 22, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sandvik has initiated negotiations with Accenture regarding the outsourcing of administrative HR services in nine countries, including Sweden. The outsourcing decision forms part of the ongoing restructuring of the Sandvik Group's human resources function. The purpose of the change is to bring about a global standard and transform the HR function into a partner that supports business operations.