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Security Bank Corporation
Security Bank Corporation Announces Resignation of Averett 'Rett' Walker and Names Tony E. Collins Interim President and CEO
MACON, Ga., Sept. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Security Bank Corporation (Nasdaq:SBKC) announced that effective September 16, 2008 H. Averett "Rett" Walker resigned as President and CEO of Security Bank Corporation. Mr. Walker also resigned his position as director of Security Bank Corporation and its affiliate, Security Bank of Bibb County. Tony E. Collins, Executive Vice President and Regional Executive - Atlanta, has assumed the functions of President and CEO on an interim basis. Mr. Collins has over 30 years of banking industry experience, including 3 years most recently with Security Bank Corporation.
CDMA Development Group
Affordability and Ease of Deployment Continue to Provide a Strong Business Case for 3G CDMA450 Services
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that CDMA450 is rapidly expanding across all regions, thanks to its ease of deployment, affordability and designation by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) as an IMT-2000 3G service. Today, 126 operators in 65 countries have deployed or are planning to deploy CDMA450 services; 105 operators in 58 countries are already offering commercial services to more than 15 million people, and 21 operators are trialing or deploying CDMA450 in 8 more countries. CDMA450 is a 3G solution that combines next-generation CDMA2000(r) wireless communications services with affordable network coverage using the 450 MHz frequency band.
CUNA Mutual Group Selects Pinstripe for Talent Acquistion Services
BROOKFIELD, Wis., Sept. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUNA Mutual Group, a leading provider of financial services to cooperatives, credit unions, their members and valued customers worldwide, today announced its selection of Pinstripe, Inc., a leading recruitment process outsourcing company, to deliver an end to end talent acquisition program for their headquarters and locations nationwide.