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ViaStar Holdings, Inc.
Viastar Names William A. Grazier Chief Information Officer
PHOENIX, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viastar Holdings Inc. (OTCBB:VISH) announced today that the company has appointed William A. Grazier III as its Chief Information Officer. Mr. Grazier will manage a crucial aspect of Viastar's business plan, as the Company positions itself to be on the leading edge of the digital music revolution; both as a content provider and distributor. As every major entertainment company struggles to define their utilization of the Internet, the hiring of Mr. Grazier and the expansion of Viastar's Internet based initiatives and digital delivery systems, assures that the Company will be a leader in the Internet music delivery/marketing business.
HydroFlo Announces 2nd Quarter Financial Results
RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- HydroFlo, Inc. (OTCBB:HYRF) today announced financial results from its fiscal 2004 second quarter ended December 31, 2003. Revenues for the six-month period increased by $54,108 or 102.1% and total $106,608, versus revenues of $52,500 for the same six-month period in fiscal 2003.
Sapa continues to invest in China
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sapa invests 130 MSEK to extend the production capacity for the production of heat exchanger strip at the Sapa Heat Transfer Shanghai plant. The investment will more than double the production capacity to over 40,000 tonnes and the investment includes land, property and machinery.
Annual General Meeting Hufvudstaden AB (publ)
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Hufvudstaden AB (publ) are hereby summoned to an Annual General Meeting, which will take place at 5pm on Thursday March 18, 2004 at the Grand Hotel, Vintertradgarden, Stockholm. The entrance is on the corner of Stallgatan and Blasieholmsgatan.
Autoliv Honored with DaimerChrysler Award
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Autoliv (NYSE:ALV), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, has recently won a Global Supplier Award for 2003 from DaimlerChrysler. The award was given to the best suppliers in eight procurement segments. These companies have demonstrated outstanding performance "in quality, cost-efficiency, technology and delivery precision" worldwide. Autoliv was the best supplier in the Interior Components category.
HEAD NV: Conference call to discuss the fourth quarter and full year results for 2003
ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- HEAD NV: Conference call to discuss the fourth quarter and full year results for 2003 will be held on Tuesday February 24th, 2004 at 15:00 London timeRotterdam, February 18, 2004. Head Chairman and CEO Johan Eliasch will host a conference call on Tuesday February 24th, 2004 at 15:00 London time (10:00 New York). He will be joined by Ralf Bernhart, Chief Financial Officer. They will discuss Head's results for the three months and full year ending 31 December 2003.
Analog EDA Startup Kimotion Technologies spins Out of K.U.Leuven with Series A Financing
GENEVA, Switzerland, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kimotion Technologies Inc. announces a Series A financing totaling EUR 3 million. The investment was led by pan-European venture capital firm Index Ventures with Innovacom participating in the round. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, the Belgian university from which the technology was spun-off, retains a minority equity position in the company. Neil Rimer, General Partner at Index Ventures and Denis Barrier, General Partner at Innovacom have joined the board of directors.
Doro Presents New Strategy for Growth
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Doro presented its new strategy, which has a more pronounced customer focus, at a capital market meeting in Stockholm today. At the same time Doro started distributing its Annual Report, the first company listed on Stockholmsborsen to do so this year. The modified strategy is described in the Annual Report, and is based on clearer customer segmentation. Doro intends to widen its current telephony product range to products also for communication at home and in the office and sees major growth potential.