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MedAvant Announces Hiring of Jim Riley for Vice President of Sales and Marketing
SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MedAvant Healthcare Solutions (MedAvant), a leader in healthcare technology and transaction services, today announced that Jim Riley has joined its executive management team as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Riley has over fifteen years of experience in the healthcare, technology and business services sector. He was responsible for implementing all aspects of Payerpath's sales and marketing strategy from 1999 - 2006. While at Payerpath, Mr. Riley launched a comprehensive sales campaign and built a national sales force that achieved growth rates well in excess of 100% year over year.
Italy Grants PokerStars License to Launch PokerStars.it
ROME, Italy, Oct. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PokerStars today announced the launch of PokerStars.it, which signals a landmark development in building an Italian-only version of the largest online poker site in the world. This addition to the PokerStars family comes days after the Amministrazione Autonoma dei Monopoli di Stato (AAMS) granted PokerStars the license to offer online poker in Italy.