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Direct Pet Health Holdings
Direct Pet Health Officially Launches Its Online Pet Insurance Services
DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Direct Pet Health Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:DPHG) today reported it has successfully launched its new pet insurance website. The company said it has begun writing policies nationwide. Pet owners can sign up for coverage at http://www.directpethealth.com. The site offers one-stop-shopping online for pet health insurance services.
Globalstar Product Wins Prestigious Wall Street Journal Consumer Electronics Technology Award
MILPITAS, Calif., Sept. 30, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc. (Nasdaq:GSAT), the world's largest provider of mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, governments and individuals, today announced its subsidiary company SPOT LLC has received the prestigious 2008 Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award for the SPOT Satellite Messenger. The innovative handheld satellite-based personal safety, messaging and tracking device was named this year's winner of the Consumer Electronics category. This marks the sixth industry award for the SPOT Satellite Messenger since its introduction in November of 2007.
Advantage Capital Partners
Advantage Capital Funds Cleantech Manufacturer in New York
VALHALLA, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advantage Capital Partners, a leading venture capital and small business finance firm, has made an investment in SOMS Technologies LLC, the manufacturer of the microGreen(tm) vehicle engine oil filter. The microGreen filter is a "green" product that utilizes a patented filter technology designed to keep engine oil cleaner, extending the oil life up to 30,000 miles. The funding will be used to support the company's continued growth.