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Budget Waste Inc.
Budget Waste Inc. Completes Acquisitions of DB Waste Disposal Inc., DB Porta-a-Podi Ltd. and Strathmore Septic Services Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Budget Waste Inc. (BWI) (Pink Sheets:BDWT), the Calgary area's largest local roll-off waste hauling company, has completed its acquisitions of DB Waste Disposal Inc., DB Porta-a-Podi Ltd. and Strathmore Septic Services Ltd. These acquisitions will increase the BWI fleet of roll-off bins currently offered; as well as expand BWI's services to include front-end bin, portable toilet rentals and septic services. These combined companies bring over 52 years of experience and knowledge in the waste industry and will further strengthen BWI's position and revenue streams by enabling BWI to provide complete waste hauling and total construction site servicing. With these acquisitions, BWI's combined annual revenues will exceed $5 million dollars.
Tony Roma's Opens Its Doors to Licensing
DALLAS and ATLANTA, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tony Roma's, the #1 casual dining brand specializing in ribs, has hired Nancy Bailey & Associates to launch and manage its worldwide brand extension licensing program. The licensing program will leverage the brand's award winning BBQ flavors and menu items, and strong consumer awareness to develop food products and hard goods. Licensed food categories will include refrigerated and frozen beef, pork and chicken products, BBQ Sauces, marinades, dressings and spices, frozen and refrigerated appetizers, meals and side dishes. Hard goods categories will include grilling accessories, grill tools and specialty cookware. New licensing partners will join existing licensees Pierre Foods and Rupari Food Services.
Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Inc.: Alberta Gas Well Now Drilled to Depth
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (Other OTC:HBNRF) (TSX Venture Exchange:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ.F) wishes to announce that it has been informed by the operator of the Boyne Lake prospect (announced February 27, 2006) that the well has been successfully drilled to depth. The well will now be tested for commercial production shortly. Habanero has a 20% interest in this gas prospect.
Markland Technologies, Inc.
Markland Technologies Inc. Re-Iterates $10M Technest Holdings Inc. Stock Dividend; Record and Distribution Dates for Common Shareholders
BOSTON, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:MRKLE), a defense and homeland security company transforming advanced laboratory technology into real-world products, as announced in August 2005, re-iterates its previously declared stock dividend to the holders of the Company's common stock of $10 million worth of shares of Technest Holdings Inc. http://www.technestholdings.com (OTCBB:TCNH) common stock that the Company currently owns, up to a maximum of 2.5 million shares of Technest common stock. The record date for the stock dividend is May 1, 2006 and the distribution date for the stock dividend is July 5, 2006.
Emulex Attains Gold Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced it has attained Gold Certified status in the Microsoft Partner Program with a competency in OEM Hardware Solutions, recognizing Emulex's expertise and total impact in the technology marketplace. As a Gold Certified partner, Emulex has demonstrated expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven ability to meet customers' needs. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners receive a rich set of benefits, including access, training and support, giving them a competitive advantage in the marketplace.