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Danahy Appointed Senior Vice President of Operations, Northeast Region, at SYSCO Corporation
HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, announced today that James M. Danahy has been named senior vice president of operations, Northeast Region. Mr. Danahy, who currently is president and chief executive officer of Sysco Food Services of Connecticut, Inc., a SYSCO subsidiary located in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, will assume his new responsibilities January 16, 2006. SYSCO's Northeast Region includes 14 companies in seven states, including Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Mr. Danahy succeeds William Holden, who has served as senior vice president, Northeast Region since 2002 and will be retiring from the company after a distinguished 26-year career.
Harwood Feffer LLP
Wechsler Harwood LLP Files Securities Class Action Suit Against Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. -- WOLF
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wechsler Harwood LLP today announced that it has filed a class action suit on behalf of all securities purchasers of Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. (Nasdaq:WOLF) ("Great Wolf" or the "Company") between December 14, 2004, and July 28, 2005, including those who purchased stock pursuant to or traceable to the Company's initial public offering on or about December 14, 2004 (the "Offering" or the "IPO"), inclusive (the "Class Period").
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk Flies New Electronic Signal Intelligence Sensor
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The U.S. Air Force's Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicle has made its first flight carrying a new sensor that can detect and identify radar and other types of electronic devices from an altitude of 60,000 feet. Global Hawk and the new sensor, known as the High Band System Production Configuration Unit (HBS PCU), are designed and produced by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC).