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AdOne Media, Inc.
Penske Awards AdOne Media's Install Group with Preferred Vendor Status
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AdOne Media, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ADON) today announced that Install Group Worldwide (see recent Letter of Intent) has been awarded "Preferred Vendor" status for the Penske group of companies. The Preferred Vendor status was given to Install Group for vehicle decal removal and de-identification of vehicles within the entire fleet owned and operated by the Penske group of companies. Jim Neumann, President stated, "Being named Preferred Vendor with an organization like Penske is quite an honor. We look forward to providing Penske with the highest quality work on a nationwide basis. With 200,000+ vehicles in their fleet, Penske is an ideal client for the types of services provided by Install Group Worldwide. This announcement is hopefully the first of many to come as we expand our unique services into other Fortune 500 organizations like those previously discussed."
Environmental Technologies International, Inc.
Environmental Technologies Appoints Expert as Technical Support Consultant For Computer-Guard
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Environmental Technologies International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EMTI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jeffrey Bohrer as Technical Support Consultant for Computer-Guard(tm), EMTI's economical, easy-to-use security device for laptop and desktop computers that is soon to be launched via a new Computer-Guard(tm) Website, as well as a network of independent distributors across the country. Mr. Bohrer will oversee a 24-hour Technical Support program to assist users of Computer-Guard(tm) in protecting the data on their computers from theft, snoops, and any other malicious acts of invasion of their computers.
Dragon Environmental Corp.
Dragon Environmental to Acquire Refined Resources
ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to its news release on May 4, 2004, Dragon Environmental Corp. (Pink Sheets:DRVC) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Refined Resources Inc. (hereafter referred to as "Refined") for 30 million shares of common stock of Dragon.
Unicorp Signs Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire the 10-Year Exclusive License For Proprietary Vibroseismic Impact Technology
HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unicorp, Inc. (Pink Sheets:UCPI) announced today that it has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire the exclusive 10 year U.S. license for the use of this proprietary Vibroseismic Impact Technology. This binding letter of intent is subject to Unicorp's satisfaction of increased production from its South Texas oil field project, which is currently being treated and the execution of a definitive agreement within six months of the final test results. Results for the South Texas field are expected in mid-January 2005.
ASM International NV
ASM International N.V. Announces Private Placement of U.S. $125 Million Convertible Subordinated Notes
BILTHOVEN, The Netherlands, Dec. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ASM International N.V. (Nasdaq:ASMI) (Euronext Amsterdam:ASM) announced today the private placement of U.S. $125 million of 4.25% convertible subordinated notes due 2011. The notes are convertible into ASMI common shares at a conversion price of U.S. $20.82 per share, which is equivalent to a conversion rate of 48.0307 shares for each U.S. $1,000 principal amount of notes and represents a 35% premium over the closing sale price of ASM International common shares on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange on December 1, 2004. Initially, cash will be delivered in lieu of a portion of the common shares to be delivered upon conversion in an amount equal to the principal amount of the notes converted (or, if less, the conversion value). Upon receipt by ASM International of shareholder approval to issue additional common shares, only common shares will be delivered upon conversion of the notes. Prior to the time of shareholder approval, the maximum number of common shares issuable upon conversion of each U.S. $1,000 principal amount of notes in excess of the cash portion will be 34 or, if the initial purchasers' option to purchase additional notes is fully exercised, 28.