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Summit State Bank
Summit State Bank Appoints New CEO
SANTA ROSA, Calif., Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Summit State Bank (Nasdaq:SSBI) today announced the appointment of Tom Duryea as CEO and President of Summit State Bank effective March 1, 2008. Mr. Duryea replaces John Lewis who recently retired as CEO but will continue as Chairman. The Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Terrance Davis, President and COO.
Rosetta Resources Inc.
Rosetta Resources Inc. Announces Record 2007 Financial Results and Provides 2008 Outlook
HOUSTON, Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Resources Inc. (Nasdaq:ROSE) ("Rosetta" or the "Company") today reported fourth quarter and full-year 2007 financial and operating results and provided a production and capital outlook for 2008. Randy L. Limbacher, President and Chief Executive Officer, will host a conference call, March 3, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. Central Time, to review this information. To participate in the call, dial (888) 203-7667 or listen through the website at http://www.rosettaresources.com.
Alta Mesa Holdings, LP
Meridian Resource Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings Conference Call
HOUSTON, Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) today announced it will report fourth quarter and full year 2007 financial and operational results on Thursday, March 13, 2008. Meridian invites you to listen to its conference call to discuss these results on that date at 2:00 p.m. Central time. If you wish to participate in this conference call, dial 888-679-8018 (US/Canada) and 617-213-4845 (for International calls), five to ten minutes before the scheduled start time and reference Conference ID #52429987. The conference call may also be listened to live over the internet by going to the Company's website at www.tmrc.com.
Tyson Foods Inc
Changing Consumer Demands Drive Tyson Product Changes
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Growing consumer demand for ready-to-eat foods continues to result in the development of new, innovative products from Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN). It is also resulting in the discontinuation of an existing product line and the closing of one of the three plants Tyson operates in Wilkesboro, North Carolina.
Columbia Sportswear Company
Columbia Sportswear Realigns Montrail Brand Management Under Mountain Hardwear Subsidiary
PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq:COLM), a global leader in the active outdoor apparel and footwear industries, today announced management and operational changes within the company's Mountain Hardwear and Montrail subsidiary brands designed to elevate consumer awareness, increase sales and improve efficiency.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
Education Realty Trust to Present At the Citi 2008 Global Property CEO Conference
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR), today announced that Paul Bower, Chairman, Chief Executive Office, and President, will present at the Citi 2008 Global Property CEO Conference in Palm Beach, Florida, on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at 4:35 PM Eastern time. Interested parties can listen via telephone by dialing (719) 234-7878, and using passcode "394890", at the time of the presentation.
Automotive Resources International
ARI EnviroFleet Provides Relief for Over 100,000 Vehicles
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Automotive Resources International's (ARI), EnviroFleet(tm) program provides relief in the form of "green" consulting, case studies and recommendations to clients; it has already completed analysis for 29 customers, encompassing over 120,000 vehicles year-to-date.
Orion Marine Group, Inc.
Orion Marine Group Acquires Subaqueous Services, Inc.
HOUSTON, Feb. 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Marine Group, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:OMGI), a leading marine specialty contractor serving the heavy civil marine infrastructure sector, today announced it has acquired substantially all of the assets and business of Orlando, Florida based Subaqueous Service, Inc. ("SSI") for $35 million in cash. The Company will fund the acquisition using a portion of its term loan bank facility and will operate the acquired assets under the name Subaqueous Services, LLC based in Jacksonville, Florida.