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Chanticleer Holdings, Inc
Chanticleer Holdings Invests $1.1 Million in Hooters of America Convertible Note
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CEEH), a Business Development Company, today announced that the Company has acted as the lead investor in a $5 million, 6% convertible promissory note to Robert Brooks, Chairman of Hooters of America (HOA). However, due to the recent and unfortunate passing of Mr. Brooks on July 15, repayment of the promissory note has become a responsibility of Hooters of America as stipulated in the terms of the agreement. This note is secured by and contains conversion options into 2% of HOA outstanding stock.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Flights Operating Normally Today
NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) flights are operating normally today, and to help expedite the airport experience, the low-fare airline encourages customers to pack any liquid- or gel-based products in their checked baggage. Items such as shampoo, toothpaste, hair styling gel, and contact lens solution will not be allowed in carry on baggage.
Christopher G. McDaniel Named as COO of Blue Frog Solutions
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Christopher G. McDaniel has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Blue Frog Solutions, a leading provider of ACORD standards-based middleware solutions and straight-through processing for the life insurance and annuities industry. McDaniel assumed the COO position August 7, 2006.
CEOcast Interviews AbsoluteSKY Executives
MONTREAL, Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- AbsoluteSKY, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ABSY) senior executives were interviewed by CEOcast.com, a leading on-line financial forum, on August 8, 2006. The interview took place between CEOcast's Michael Wachs and AbsoluteSKY's President and CEO, John Frabasile, and Chief Operating Officer, Robert Egery.
American Southwest Music Distribution, Inc.
GL Energy CFO Kent Puckett to Conduct Webcast With www.TheGreenBaron.com
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GL Energy and Exploration (OTCBB:GEEX) today announced that CFO Kent Puckett will conduct an exclusive webcast with The Green Baron to inform shareholders and the investment community about the current and future prospects of GL Energy since its recent acquisition of American Southwest Music Distribution, Inc. The webcast will be conducted by Evergreen Marketing, and their subsidiary TheGreenBaron.com and will be available for listening on Monday, August 14 at The Green Baron Investors Society's website www.TheGreenBaron.com.