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Continental Energy Corp.
Continental Energy Names Richard L. McAdoo as Interim Chairman
DALLAS, June 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Continental Energy Corporation (OTCBB:CPPXF) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Richard L. McAdoo, its President & CEO, to serve as its interim Chairman until the Company's next annual meeting of shareholders. He succeeds Gary R. Schell, who passed away unexpectedly earlier this week.
Southwestern Medical Solutions
Southwestern Medical Solutions Discovers Exciting New Consumer Applications for Its Patented Specimen Collection-Analysis Technology
TAMPA, Fla., June 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Southwestern Medical Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SWMD) is pleased to announce that, during prototype development and clinical evaluation of its Labguard Accucheck(tm), it has perfected technology that will dramatically improve the locking means for the diagnostic specimen collection cup market. As well, the revolutionary technology will cross over to the general consumables market with numerous high-potential applications. An offshoot of the Company's cutting-edge technology targeted at the explosive on-site diagnostics and testing market, the new locking system represents exciting consumer market potential as an innovative "soda-pop" type plastic container lid design which presents both a new marketing format for the bottling companies and an improvement upon design for consumers. This new closure device will allow the consumer to open the lid for access to, and consumption of, the contents without having to remove the cap itself.
uWink appoints new Board members
LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- uWink, Inc. (OTCBB:UWNK), a designer, developer and marketer of entertainment software for video game terminals, amusement vending machines and gaming kiosks, today announced that it has appointed Messrs. Nimish Patel, Esq. CPA and Kevin McLeod for two-year terms to its board of directors. Mr. Patel is a partner at the law firm of Richardson & Patel, LLP, a corporate securities firm based in Los Angeles, California. Mr. Patel received a Bachelor of Science - Accounting from the University of Southern California and both JD and MBA degrees from the University of San Diego. Mr. Patel is a member of the California State Bar. Mr. Patel's focus on the board of directors will include mergers and acquisitions and venture capital financing. Mr. McLeod, a native of New Zealand currently residing in London, is the Managing Director of a large mechanical and electrical contractor based in London. Mr. McLeod's focus on the board of directors will include the development of international markets for uWink's products.