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CEO America, Inc.
CEO America, Inc. Announces Michael Ward To Serve As Chief Operating Officer
LAS VEGAS and LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Michael C. Ward, a nationally known banking executive, is the new Chief Operating Officer of CEO America, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CEOA), the Company's Founder and Chairman, David Vaters, announced today.
Park National Bank
Park National Corporation Announces 2004 Earnings and Dividend for First Quarter 2005
NEWARK, Ohio, Jan. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) today announced earnings for 2004. Net income for the year totaled $91.507 million, or $6.32 per diluted share, compared to net income of $86.878 million, or $5.97 per diluted share in 2003, representing increases of 5.3 percent in net income and 5.9 percent in net income per diluted share. Park also announced a regular cash dividend of $.90 per share, payable on March 10, 2005 to shareholders on record as of February 22, 2005.
Associated Grocers, Incorporated Announces Board of Directors for 2005
SEATTLE, Jan. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- On Wednesday, January 12, 2005, Associated Grocers, Incorporated held its 70th Annual Shareholders Meeting. The Board was expanded from ten to twelve members. Seven directors are retailers, four are independent directors and one is AG's President and CEO, Robert P. Hermanns. Ron Brake was named Chair of the Board.