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Friday, April 04, 2003
SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL NAMES BLACKSTONE A FINALIST IN 2003 BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD
Blackstone (www.blackstoneonline.com), a pioneer of the prepaid telecommunications industry, has been selected as a finalist in the Union Planters Bank 2003 Business of the Year Award by the South Florida Business Journal. The Union Planters Bank 2003 Business of the Year Awards recognizes the accomplishments of various business industries in the South Florida marketplace. Blackstone was named a finalist based on criteria including revenue growth, creation of jobs, commitment to employees and community involvement. All finalists will be honored at an awards luncheon to be held on May 1, 2003 at Turnberry Isle Resort & Club in Aventura, Florida. A pioneer of the prepaid telecommunications industry, Blackstone is currently one of the country’s largest providers of prepaid products and services with over 300,000 retail locations nationwide. Established and headquartered in Miami, Florida since 1995, Blackstone provides innovative solutions to local, national and international companies seeking to maximize their full potential – from calling cards, POS terminals, merchant processing, marketing & distribution to self-service, interactive kiosks – Blackstone offers a complete array of services to design, integrate and maintain high-impact, strategic business solutions via our global network of alliances and resources. For more information on Blackstone’s products and services visit www.blackstoneonline.com or call 1-800-639-9590. Blackstone POS are trademarks of Blackstone Communications Co.; US and foreign patents pending.