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Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Selects Superclick's Internet Management Platform
SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB:SPCK) announced today that Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has selected its Superclick Internet Management System (SIMS) platform for an aggressive rollout throughout Fairmont's hotel properties over the next three months. Following extensive laboratory testing and successful field trials, Fairmont has verified that the SIMS platform is superior to their current system, resulting in a 30-40% decline in helpdesk tickets from their guests. To date, Fairmont has equipped 23 hotels with the SIMS solution.
Enormous Indoor Bazaar to Benefit Furkids, Local Animal Rescue Group
MEDIA ADVISORY, ATLANTA, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- One of Atlanta's largest animal rescue organizations, Furkids Inc., will host its fourth annual Cat's Meow Marketplace from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on May 14 and 15 at the former Harris Teeter location in the Sandy Springs Target shopping center. Serious shoppers may gain early entry to the sale by arriving at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday and paying a $5 admission fee.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon National Corp. to Participate in Stanford Washington Research Group's Institutional Policy Conference
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Charles Burkett, president of First Horizon National Corp's (NYSE:FHN) First Tennessee Financial Services, and Marty Mosby, First Horizon's chief financial officer, will speak at Stanford Washington Research Group's 2005 Institutional Policy Conference at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time Friday, May 6, at the JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., in Washington, D.C. Presentations from the conference will be audio webcast. To hear the presentations, call (888) 402-1158 and enter passcode 6081598 or visit http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=FHN&item_id=1063158.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Martek Biosciences Corporation -- MATK
BALTIMORE, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Martek Biosciences Corporation (Nasdaq:MATK) between December 9, 2004 and April 27, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Ohio's Automatic Feed Company Honored By General Motors as a 2004 Supplier Of The Year
NAPOLEON, Ohio, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Automatic Feed Company, Inc., an ISO 9001: 2000 certified designer and manufacturer of coil handling and press feeding automation equipment, has been named as a General Motors Supplier of the Year for its overall business performance in providing GM with world-class equipment and services. The award was presented during ceremonies that were held Saturday, April 23 at the General Motors Vehicle Engineering Center in Warren, Mich.
Wilshire Associates Incorporated
Wilshire's Trust Universe Comparison Service Shows Median Loss of Just Under One Percent in the 1st Quarter for All Master Trusts
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The median performance of master trusts was down -0.85 percent in the first quarter of 2005, but up 7.2 percent for the last 12 months, according to the results of the Trust Universe Comparison Service(R) (TUCS(R)), a cooperative effort between Wilshire Analytics, the investment technology unit of Wilshire Associates, and custodial organizations. With 350 plan participants representing approximately $2 trillion in assets, TUCS is the most widely accepted benchmark for the performance of institutional assets and includes data from corporate and public plans as well as endowments and foundations.
Jaguar Resorts, Inc.
Board of Directors of Jaguar Resorts Inc. Cancels Merger Agreement With Simmetech Inc.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Jaguar Resorts Inc. (Pink Sheets:JGRT), a Texas Corporation, cancelled the July 2004 merger agreement with Simmetech, Inc. Jaguar Resorts principals will simultaneously return 50,000,000 shares to the treasury. This return reduces the number of Simmetech shares from 71 million to 21 million. The 2004 agreement to merge was done in accordance with Jaguar Resorts' business plan, which provides for a development in San Miguel de Allende Mexico, and a critical need for historical financials so that the company could list its shares on the OTC Bulletin Board.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Petroleum Declares Dividend
LOS ANGELES, May 5, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) said today that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.31 per share on common stock payable July 15, 2005, to stockholders of record on June 10, 2005.