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Winmax Trading Group, Inc.
Winmax Trading Group, Inc. Opened its 10th Retail Merchant Unit
MIAMI, June 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Winmax Trading Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:WMTG) is pleased to announce that as part of the Company's continued focus to implement its business strategy, it has opened its 4th retail merchant unit (RMU) in Florida. Currently, the Company has ten (10) retail outlets in the United States and Canada. Under the branding of The GemStore, the Company intends to continue to open RMUs in strategic locations.
Stockwinners.com Option Picks Average Short-Term Gain of Eighty-Six Percent; Recent Rumors Up Twenty-One Percent
AUSTIN, Texas, June 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The following is an investment opinion issued by Stockwinners.com.: Selections featured in recent Stockwinners.com http://www.STOCKWINNERS.com Option Picks postings registered an average short-term gain of 86 percent. In the four months ending June 11th, the equities research firm addressed the upward price potential of 332 publicly traded stock options. The average selection was up 86 percent in nine days. The postings included two hundred one calls and one hundred thirty-one puts.
Horizon Offshore Inc.
Horizon Offshore, Inc. Announces Resignation of Independent Accountants
HOUSTON , June 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Horizon Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOFF) today announced that PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP has resigned as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm. The Company's audit committee has begun the process of interviewing potential candidates to become the Company's new independent registered public accounting firm. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP's unqualified audit opinion with respect to the Company's 2003 financial statements was included in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K. There were no disagreements between the Company and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP on any matter of accounting principles or practices, financial statement disclosure or auditing scope or procedure.
ATNG Announces Management Addition
FENTON, Mich., June 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ATNG Inc. (OTCBB:ATNG) announced today that Dave Vaughn has been appointed Director of Financial Planning & Budget. Additionally, Mr. Vaughn will manage the strategic marketing for Blue Kiwi products, Fatigue Pack(TM) and PMS Pack(TM), as well as the nationwide launch of the new PMS Pack(TM).
American Systems Corp.
ASC Moves Up the Ranks of VARBusiness 500
CHANTILLY, Va., June 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Systems Corporation (ASC) has been named to the 2004 VARBusiness 500, ranking 157 in the information technology industry's prestigious list of top 500 Solution Providers in North America, based on 2003 revenues. ASC moved up from its 2003 ranking of 206.