latest news releases from the newsroom
Leap Wireless International, Inc.
Contract Inked With Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners for Development of Cricket Communications National Advertising Campaign
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 5, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Leap Wireless International, Inc. (OTCBB:LWIQE), an innovator of wireless communications services, today announced that its operating subsidiary Cricket Communications, Inc. has named Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners as the agency-of-record to handle Cricket's advertising account, which is valued at $20-$25 million annually.
Kinnevik increases holding in Transcom
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 5, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industriforvaltnings AB Kinnevik (Nasdaq:KVIKA) (Nasdaq:KVIKB) today announced that it has purchased 1,000,000 class A shares in Transcom WorldWide S.A. ("Transcom") in a directed share issue at SEK 18.80 per share. Kinnevik's total shareholding in Transcom following the share issue is 4,232,697 class A shares and 2,179,002 class B shares, equivalent to a 11.7 per cent voting interest and a 9.1 per cent economic interest.
Changed date for Haldex interim report
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 05, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Haldex (Other OTC:HLDXF) interim report January -- September 2003 will be released October 30, 2003 instead of October 27, 2003 as earlier announced.
Aldata Solution Oyj
Aldata's New Executive Management Team
VANTAA, Finland, Sept. 5, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Management Team for Aldata Group (Other OTC:ADTAF) as of September 5, 2003. The Chairman of the Executive Management Team is President and CEO Matti Hietala. The Vice Chairman is Deputy CEO and COO Rene Homeyer. The other members of the Executive Management Team are Jukka Koivisto, Vice President, Finland, the Baltic countries and Russia; Manfred Alt, Vice President, German speaking countries; Dominique Chambas, Vice President, International Sales and Tiina Hansson, Vice President, Corporate Communications and Marketing.
New successes for Frango in the UK market
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 05, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The British insurance giant Royal & Sun Alliance has signed an agreement with Swedish software supplier Frango, listed on the 'O' list of the Stockholm Stock Exchange, regarding the delivery and implementation of Frango's system for Corporate Performance Management (CPM*). This solution is based on Frango's most recent product offering, Frango Controller.