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Bell Industries, Inc.
Bell Industries Completes Acquisition of SkyTel
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Industries, Inc. (AMEX:BI) today announced it has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of SkyTel Corp., an indirect subsidiary of Verizon Communications Inc., for a total purchase price of $23 million. The transaction is expected to be immediately accretive.
Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc.
Industrial Enterprises of America Purchases Fire 1st Defense, LLC
NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc. (OTCBB:IEAM), a specialty automotive aftermarket supplier, today announced that the Company has purchased Fire 1st Defense, LLC, an innovative company that markets and sells consumer friendly fire extinguishers/suppressant. The net purchase price consisted of a combination of cash and stock valued at approximately $500,000.
Central Jersey Bancorp
Central Jersey Bancorp to be Listed On The NASDAQ Global Market
LONG BRANCH, N.J., Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Central Jersey Bancorp (Nasdaq:CJBK), the parent company of Central Jersey Bank, N.A., is pleased to announce that NASDAQ has approved the transfer of the Company's common stock listing from the NASDAQ Capital Market to the NASDAQ Global Market. Central Jersey Bancorp's common stock commenced trading on the NASDAQ Global Market on February 1, 2007.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Announces New Regional Managing Director in Texas
HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. ("NASDAQ(r)") (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that Cris Farrell has been appointed as Managing Director of NASDAQ's Corporate Client Group, based in Houston, Texas. As the third largest state, both in total number of companies and market capitalization for all of NASDAQ, the newly created position will focus on servicing local Houston-based issuers. Ms. Farrell's key responsibilities include providing market information to interpret trading, performance data, and an array of product and services such as visibility platforms.
Running Fox Resource Corp.
Running Fox Acquires 200 Prospective Uranium Claims
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Running Fox (Pink Sheets:RFXRF) (TSX-V:RUN) has acquired 200 mineral claims in the Central Mineral Belt of Labrador. Each of the 100%-owned Running Fox staked claims is half a kilometer long by half a kilometer wide. Data assessment and technical analysis will be followed by mapping and preparation for a spring exploration season. Property maps will soon be available on the website at www.foxgold.ca