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Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Dr. Veronica Motiram as the Second Site for Lo-Chol Cholesterol Double Blind Study
NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (APPI) (OTCBB:APPI), a company that utilizes whole plants through a proprietary (patent pending) manufacturing process to develop all-natural whole plant pharmaceuticals and nutritionals, has announced that it will enlarge the original CRL clinical study, by adding Dr. Veronica Motiram, of the Neuropsychiatric Center of the Palm Beaches, Boynton Beach, Florida as the second site.
COMSYS Information Technology Services, Inc.
COMSYS to Hold Reception for Secure IT Division
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- COMSYS Services LLC, a national leading provider of information technology staffing, services and solutions, announces a reception in honor of its new federal government-focused division, Secure IT. The event will be held February 19, 2004 at the Bethesda Marriott at 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda, MD. The evening allows COMSYS and Secure IT to highlight the division's leadership and success since its inception to clients, prospects, strategic alliance partners and consultants.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Wins Contract to Modernize Military Health Systems
HERNDON, Va., Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Information Technology (IT) sector has been awarded a contract to help implement and modernize several Department of Defense health systems as part of the Defense Medical Information Systems/Systems Integration, Design, Development, Operations and Maintenance Services III (D/SIDDOMS III) program.
ASM International NV
ASM Receives Order from China's Global Advanced Packaging Technology Ltd. for Eagle Wire Bonders
BILTHOVEN, The Netherlands, February 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ASM International N.V. (Nasdaq: ASMI and Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today announced that its 54%-owned subsidiary, ASM Pacific Technology, Ltd. (Hong Kong Exchanges: 0522) has received an initial order for its Eagle 60 gold wire bonder from Global Advanced Packaging Technology Ltd. (GAPT) in Shanghai, one of China's leading packaging companies. Delivery of the bonders to GAPT's facility will be completed in the current quarter.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
W. Michael Linn To Lead Marketing Efforts For Ocwen Financial Corporation
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- William C. Erbey, Chairman and CEO of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN), the mortgage industry's largest third-party global outsourcer, has announced that W. Michael (Mickey) Linn has agreed to lead Corporate marketing efforts. As the Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Linn will be responsible for developing strategic partnerships, and directing sales, marketing and channel management.
Escaping the Shadow of Tyranny -- New Book Recounts Ordinary Woman's Extraordinary Life Story
PALM BEACH, Fla., February 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Some lives are meant to be ordinary, others are destined for excitement. Some become extraordinary because of the times and places they are lived and the struggles that are faced. Alicia Kornitzer Karpati had a life like this. In her new book, Walking in the Shadow of Tyranny (now available through 1stBooks), she tells a harrowing story of escape from despotism to freedom.