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MEDirect Latino, Inc.
MEDirect Latino Inc. Announces that Early Results from National Media Campaign Exceed Company Expectations
PLANTATION, Fla., Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MEDirect Latino Inc. (Pink Sheets:MLTO) (www.medirectlatino.org), the first national provider of direct-to-consumer Medicare reimbursed medical products focused exclusively on chronic diseases afflicting the Hispanic community, today announced that its early results from its national media campaign, which began on September 20th, have increased the average daily call volume by 78 percent per day, an increase of 41 percent per day when the company was advertising its products and services solely in Puerto Rico. Based upon its present closing rate and early closing results in October, the company is projecting new patient shipments in October to exceed 2,650 clients, which is a 103 percent increase from the September operating results that it recently announced.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corp.: Notification of Trade
LONDON, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): On October 17, 2005, Jan A Vestrum, President and CEO of Crew Gold Corporation, bought 500,000 shares in Crew at NOK 9.28.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Satellite Networks Appoints Michael Pollack Federal Sales Director
ATLANTA, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Satellite Networks (SatNet), a division of EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG), is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Pollack as Director of Federal Sales. Pollack will work closely with William Hafner and the rest of the EMS Satellite Networks Federal Sales team, and be supported by Zelinger Associates Inc., which was hired last May as EMS SatNet's sales and marketing agent to the U.S. Government.