May 13, 2009

Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP is pleased to announce the formation of our new affiliate, Acumen Corporate Development Inc. ACUMEN is an innovative corporate development firm that provides companies with a structured, comprehensive approach to the planning and execution of growth by merger, acquisition, financing and other strategic opportunities.

ACUMEN spearheads the corporate development function providing the expertise and resources required to achieve extraordinary results with ingenuity, insight and in-depth business intelligence.

Anita Wortzman is heading up the Acumen team as President & Chief Executive Officer.

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