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eLEC Communications Corp.
New Rochelle Telephone Sponsors 9th Annual Support-A-Walk
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Sept. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- New Rochelle Telephone, a subsidiary of eLEC Communications Corp. (OTCBB:ELEC), is proud to be a sponsor of the 9th Annual Support-A-Walk to be held Sunday, October 5, 2003 at FDR State Park, located off the Taconic Parkway on Route 202 in Yorktown Heights. Registration is currently underway for this event hosted by Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization that offers free and confidential support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer. Pre-Walk activities begin at 9:00am and the Walk will begin at 10:00am. Honorary Chairpersons are actress Glenn Close and First Lady and Child Care Advocate of Westchester Brenda Resnick Spano. The Master of Ceremonies will be Kacey of WHUD. Yankee pitching great Sparky Lyle, spokesperson for New Rochelle Telephone, will be one of the keynote speakers. A member of the 1977 and 1978 World Series Championship teams as well as winner of the 1977 Cy Young award, Sparky Lyle will be available to meet walkers.
SIG plc -- Webcast
SHEFFIELD, U.K., Sept. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SIG plc (LSE:SHI): Interim results Webcast presentation now on www.cantos.com with Barrie Cotingham, Chairman, and David Williams, Chief Executive.
NetSol Technologies Inc.
NetSol Technologies Inks Contract To Develop Solutions for the Trade Finance Division of DCD Group
CALABASAS, Calif., September 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetSol Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTWCD), a developer of proprietary software applications, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, NetSol Technologies (Pvt.) Limited, has signed a development agreement with United Kingdom-based DCD Group. Under the terms of the agreement, NetSol will develop a new, completely integrated, trade finance application for DCD's Trade Finance Division, which is one of the company's major business divisions. NetSol will retain intellectual property rights to the trade finance application.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Receives U.S. Air Force Engineering Services, Spares Contract
BALTIMORE, Sept. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Electronic Systems sector has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract with a potential value of $707 million from the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center at Robins Air Force Base, Ga., to provide spare parts, repairs and associated engineering services for a variety of Northrop Grumman products and services currently being provided to the U.S. Air Force.
AdZone Research, Inc.
AdZone Research Files Form 8-K with SEC Reporting its Winning a Second Revenue-Generating Contract from a Major Defense Contractor
CALVERTON, N.Y., Sept. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AdZone Research, Inc. (OTCBB:ADZR), whose pioneering Internet surveillance technology solutions have been recognized at the highest levels of government security agencies, and the major defense contractors supporting their needs, today said in a Form 8-K, filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, that it has won its second revenue-generating contract from a major defense firm, only three months after winning its first award in late May.
BuyMusic.com Names Elizabeth Brooks as Vice President, Marketing
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- BuyMusic.com, the world's largest legal music download store for PC users, today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Brooks as Vice President, Marketing. Brooks was most recently the Vice President of Creative for BMG Music Publishing and, prior to that, the Vice President of Marketing for Napster, Inc.