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Wednesday, April 25, 2001
Blackstone (, one of the nation’s leading providers of prepaid products and services, announced today that they have been selected as a Top 25 Independent Agent Network Approved Reseller. Since 1994, the Independent Agent Network (IAN) has been the premier, full-service telecom-marketing agency in the world. They provide an efficient communication channel for the telecommunications industry for participants at all levels to identify profitable relationships and partnerships. These channels include agent programs, product integration partnerships, wholesale distribution and other reseller opportunities. According to Kathy Katcher, executive director of IAN, “This award is given annually to recognize companies for their industry commitment, excellent products and services and work ethic in the agent/distributor community.” Mike Acton, Blackstone general manager, says, “To be recognized by the Independent Agent Network for our achievement and commitment is quite an honor. Blackstone prides itself on the relationships we have developed with our distributors and agents across the country. You can be sure, that we will continue to strive to respond to their needs and demands.” Blackstone has developed the most innovative point-of-sale system. By integrating the processing of all major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express & Discover Card) and ATM/bank cards with the sale of prepaid cellular and prepaid calling cards into one, easy-to-use POS terminal, Blackstone POS, is revolutionizing the electronic transaction industry. For more information on Blackstone’s products and services call 1-800-639-9590 or visit Blackstone POS are trademarks of Blackstone Communications Co., US and foreign patents pending.