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I.D. Systems, Inc.
I.D. Systems Appoints New Independent Director
HACKENSACK, N.J., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I.D. Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDSY), a leading provider of wireless asset management solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Harold D. Copperman as a director of the company to fill the current vacant seat on the Board. Mr. Copperman is an independent director, as defined by the SEC and Nasdaq Stock Market, and will serve on the Board's Audit, Compensation and Nominating Committees.
Avigen Initiates Opioid Withdrawal Trial in Partnership With NIDA, Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute
ALAMEDA, Calif., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVGN), a biopharmaceutical company innovating therapeutics for neurological care, today announced the launch of an exploratory study of the company's pipeline product, AV411 (ibudilast), for the treatment of opioid withdrawal symptoms. The study is largely funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and will be run jointly by the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI) and Columbia University.
CRE Capital Corporation Selects EnterConnect's Financial Services Solution
SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnterConnect Inc. (OTCBB:ECNI) today announced that CRE Capital Corporation has selected EnterConnect's Financial Services solution to streamline its investment operations and deploy CRM initiatives. The EnterConnect Financial Services Solution enables CRE to provide a secure matrix and environment of the latest SaaS infrastructure, delivering scalability and customization to their clients. It aligns repository data, live feeds of market events, trading activities, company announcements, newsletters, market trending, and changes immediately through automated electronic communications in effective client servicing.
Kelley Fleet Services, LLC
Kelley Fleet Services Partners With Private Equity Group -- Accelerates Growth Within U.S.
MISSION VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kelley Fleet Services LLC (KFS), a leading large fleet maintenance provider, announced today they have formally partnered with a private equity group based in Memphis, TN. Their $25 million capital investment will be used to accelerate KFS' growth within the North American fleet maintenance and the services market.
Coleman Cable, Inc.
Coleman Cable, Inc. Announces Date for Third-Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call Webcast
WAUKEGAN, Ill., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coleman Cable, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCIX), a leading manufacturer and innovator of electrical and electronic wire and cable products, announced plans to release third-quarter 2008 financial results on Thursday, November 6, 2008, after the market closes.