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Vengroff, Williams & Associates, Inc.
Vengroff, Williams & Associates' Survey Finds That Despite Customer Demand for Electronic Invoicing Payment and Processing -- EIPP -- Vendor Security Concerns are Hindering Adoption
GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vengroff, Williams & Associates (VWA), a leading provider of receivable management and business process outsourcing solutions with more than 3000 worldwide customers, today announced survey results which revealed that despite significant customer demands and benefits such as improved customer service, faster payment and reduced telephone support needed, security concerns are still hindering vendor adoption of EIPP.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta to Award Florida Partnerships $6.2 Million for Affordable Housing
ATLANTA, Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sixteen local partnerships will receive $6.2 million in grants from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta's (FHLBank Atlanta) Affordable Housing Program (AHP) to build, buy or repair 693 single-family and multifamily housing units in Arcadia, Crescent City, Fellsmere, Immokalee, Indiantown, Leon County, Mangonia, Ocala, Okeechobee, Pompano Beach, Riviera Beach, Tampa, Tarpon Springs, Titusville, Vero Beach, and Wimauma.
Great American Food Chain, Inc.
The Great American Food Chain Announces Retention of Turner Stone as Auditors and Godwin Pappas as Legal Counsel
DALLAS, Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Great American Food Chain, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GAMN), a restaurant holding company and concept developer, announced today that it has retained Turner Stone & Company, LLP as its auditors and Godwin, Pappas, Langley, Ronquillo, LLP as its corporate legal counsel.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues Updated Trade Alert for Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com issues trade alert for Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTIC). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive: "The company announced that data from a phase I study of weekly XYOTAX given in combination with radiation for patients with esophageal or gastric cancer was published in the August edition of the American Journal of Clinical Oncology. Twenty-one patients were treated to evaluate the safety of the regimen and to determine the maximum tolerated dose of XYOTAX in combination with 50.4 Gy concurrent radiation. Of the 12 patients with loco-regional disease in whom tumor responses were evaluated, four patients (33 percent) achieved a complete response and seven patients (58 percent) achieved a partial response (50 percent or greater shrinkage of their tumor), for an overall objective response rate of 91 percent."
Swiss Medica, Inc.
Swiss Medica Announces Caribbean Distribution Deal for O24
TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Swiss Medica, Inc. (OTCBB: SWME) announced today that the Caribbean Institute of Orthopedics ("CIO") has become a Swiss Medica international distribution partner. CIO, with offices in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republican will be marketing and distributing Swiss Medica's O24 products throughout the Caribbean.
Organetix Advised That Controlling Shareholders Signed Agreement to Transfer Control of Company
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Organetix Inc. (OTCBB:OGTX) has today disclosed that AMMA Corporation and other shareholders (collectively, "Sellers") of Organetix, Inc. ("Company") have entered into a stock purchase agreement with Lusierna Asset Management, Ltd. as agent for various purchasers ("Stock Purchase Agreement"), whereby the Sellers shall sell approximately 60% of the Company's total common shares outstanding. The closing of the Stock Purchase Agreement will result in a change of control.