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Carded Benefits, Inc.
Tim Brown Introduces Celebrity Prepaid Card Program
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Locker 81, Inc. and Tim Brown are proud to announce their working relationship with Carded Benefits, Inc. in the development, endorsement, and promotion of the Tim Brown DEBUT(tm) Prepaid MasterCard(r) Card program. The program offers a safe, convenient, fast and secure method of payment and sharing of funds.
TrimFast Group Inc
Sur Services to Receive Advanced Payment
TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trimfast Group Inc. (Pink Sheets:TFTG) is pleased to announce Sur Services, Inc. today signed an agreement with one of the nation's leading suppliers of revenue enhancement products and services. This agreement allows for advanced payment to Sur Services for the future delivery of products and services to be sold. This accelerates cash flow, compounds revenue and increases the company's net profit of ATM and Stored Value MasterCard card products.
Power Technology Inc.
TVA Productions Completes Production for Launch of Power Technology National and International Media Branding Campaign
HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Power Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:PWTC) today announced that TVA Productions has completed filming and production and is now prepared to launch a national and international media campaign that will focus on building awareness for Power Technology and the Company's unique, patented battery technology. The campaign is expected to begin shortly after Labor Day. TVA Productions, located in Studio City, California (http://www.tvaproductions.com), has a sixteen-year history of providing cost-efficient and effective media packages for Fortune 500 companies, national brands, major advertising agencies, emerging companies and newly launched products with customers including Lexus, Sony, Textron, Vivendi Universal, Westinghouse, Ogilvy, and Hill & Knowlton. TVA team members have won over 40 Golden Mike, Addy, Emmy, Clio, Telly and Aegis awards. TVA has guaranteed Power Technology a minimum of 24 live or pre-recorded nationally televised interviews during the course of the eight-month contract.
China Agritech, Inc.
China Agritech, Inc. Announces Investment of $1.35 Million by Chinamerica Fund, LP
BEIJING, Aug. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Agritech, Inc. (OTCBB:CAGC), China's leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of organic compound fertilizers announced today that it has completed the sale of $1,350,000.00 in common stock to an investment group led by Chinamerica Fund, LP.
ER Urgent Care Centers
ER Urgent Care Centers is Proud to Announce Expansion into Kansas City
MIAMI, Aug. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ER Urgent Care Centers (Pink Sheets:ERUG) has announced it has entered into an agreement to open ER Urgent Care Center of Kansas City. Robert Dible, an ERUG shareholder, and his associates that include a prominent Kansas City cardiologist, head the group. This marks the first ER. Urgent Care Center outside the State of Florida. The company is very excited with its first step toward the national branding of ERUC Jerry Miller company founder says, "This is a major move for not only the company but its shareholders. We are very excited to have opened opportunities like this to shareholders. ERUC has positioned itself as a leader in the urgent care industry; we are truly proud of this. Provident Hospital has welcomed ER Urgent Care Centers with open arms. This is the first of its kind urgent care center in Kansas City."
National Coal Corp.
National Coal Corporation Chairman, President and CEO, Jon Nix, Will Appear on 'Corporate Strategies With Tim Connolly' Sunday, August 7th at 9:05 p.m. ET
HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Nix, Chairman, President and CEO of National Coal (Nasdaq:NCOC) will appear live Sunday night, August 7th at 9:05 p.m. ET on "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly." National Coal Corp, through its wholly owned subsidiary, National Coal Corporation, engages principally in the business of mining coal by locating, leasing, assessing, permitting and developing coal properties in the Southern Appalachian region of the United States. Recent guests of the show have included Enterprise Products CEO Dan Duncan, Celgene's CEO John Jackson, Landry's CEO Tilman Fertitta, Changewave Research's Tobin Smith, Mario Gabelli, former SEC Chairman Arthur Levitt, former Compaq CEO Eckard Pfeiffer, Money Manager Louis Navellier, and many others. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Jon Nix and Tim Connolly at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business Talk Radio Show may be heard on WGCH AM 1490 in Greenwich, Connecticut, KSEV AM 700 in Houston, 740 AM WSBR in Boca Raton, Florida and on over 400 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 (www.cableradionetwork.com), or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.