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Wednesday, March 19, 2008
BLACKSTONE NOMINATED AS TOP 100 MINORITY BUSINESS
MIAMI, FL –March 19, 2008--- Blackstone was nominated as one of the top 100 minority businesses in South Florida by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce at their annual luncheon at Jungle Island. This luncheon highlighted Miami’s growing diverse minority businesses. “We are honored with this nomination. It means a lot to us to be recognized by such a distinguished group of professionals,” said Michael Acton, chief operating officer, Blackstone. The awards luncheon celebrated South Florida’s minority business community and our region’s rich diversity and spirit of entrepreneurship. “We enjoyed the opportunity to meet and network with other influential business leaders in South Florida,” added Acton. ABOUT BLACKSTONE Established in 1995, Blackstone has successfully managed to bring a complete end-to-end prepaid program to all retailers regardless of their size, through various electronic Point-of-Sale solutions and physical distribution. Blackstone's product line portfolio includes an assortment of brand-name phone cards, wireless recharge cards, mobile content products, prepaid handsets, bill payment processing, credit & debit card merchant services processing, gift cards/stored value card reloads, web services and international hosting solutions. For more information, please visit our website at www.blackstoneonline.com or contact us at 1-800-639-9590. # # #