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Multi-Tech International, Corporation
MLTI Announces Changes in Management and to its Board of Directors
AKRON, Ohio, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Multi-Tech International, Corp. (OTCBB:MLTI), announces the resignation of several members of its Board of Directors and of its Chairman, Mr. Jack Craciun III. MLTI is focused on developing and promoting spectrum technologies for broad-based applications worldwide. The spectrum technologies product(s) provides far more efficient use of bandwidth. Through the use of narrow band frequencies and patented algorithms, these spectrum technologies will use existing infrastructure with efficiencies greater than conventional technologies.
Chitwood & Harley
Chitwood & Harley LLP Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Purchasers of Securities of Cree, Inc. Between July 24, 2001 and June 13, 2003 -- CREE
ATLANTA, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, on behalf of all purchasers of securities of Cree, Inc., ("Cree" or the "Company"), (Nasdaq:CREE), between July 24, 2001, and June 13, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The suit is brought against Cree, Inc., Charles Swoboda, Cynthia Merrell, and F. Neal Hunter. The civil action number is 1:2003cv00645. If you have questions concerning this matter or your rights, please click on Cree on our website, www.classlaw.com where a complaint is available, or email or call Jennifer Morris at email@example.com or 1-888-873-3999 ext 6883.
United Online, Inc.
Juno Online Services Turns Up the Heat with the Juno Summer Sweepstakes
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Juno Online Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), will add some sizzle to the summer by offering its users the chance to win one of five premium barbecue grills in its "Juno Summer Sweepstakes." Juno provides value-priced Internet access nationwide and in Canada as part of the United Online stable of Internet access brands. To participate in the sweepstakes, entrants must either be Juno Platinum or Juno SpeedBand members. All Juno Platinum and Juno SpeedBand members in good standing by the end of the month will be automatically entered to win one of five premium barbecues.
Cellicon Biotechnologies Appoints Dr. George "Skip" Shimer As CEO
BOSTON, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cellicon Biotechnologies, a Boston-based drug discovery company (www.cellicon.com), has appointed biotechnology industry veteran Dr. Skip Shimer as the new Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Shimer's main focus will be applying Cellicon's breakthrough technologies to expand the company's proprietary drug discovery platform.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
Lockridge Grindal Nauen Announces Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors of Daisytek International Corporation -- DZTK
MINNEAPOLIS, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. announced today that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Sherman Division, located at 101 E. Pecan Street, Sherman, TX 75090, on behalf of purchasers of Daisytek International Corporation ("Daisytek" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:DZTK) publicly traded securities during the period between November 9, 2001 and April 28, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Ahold Names Joost Sliepenbeek as SVP Controller
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, July 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Ahold (NYSE:AHO) (Other OTC:AHODF) Corporate Executive Board today announced it has appointed Joost Sliepenbeek as Senior Vice President Controller, effective July 7, 2003. Sliepenbeek (39) is currently Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Albert Heijn. He joined Ahold in January 1994 as Director Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions and was appointed Controller at Ahold Institutional Food Supply -- now Deli XL -- in September 1996 before being named Executive Vice President and CFO at Albert Heijn on May 1, 1999.