Fifteen local companies traded on Nasdaq's Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board
, and all but three already meet new, more stringent filing requirements by the National Association of Securities Dealers.
But with the right computer equipment, a few shareware programs, and a phone line, police departments can create bulletin board
systems that allow them to reach out to the citizens they serve.
One advantage to renting, says Rumbarger, is that you get the opportunity to learn how to develop and manage a BBS and perfect your bulletin board
before going "live" with a system that you own and operate.
The Thousand Oaks bulletin board
system has been up and running since October 1994 and has made 9,000 individual connections, said Sharon Meyer, an administrative assistant with the city who worked as the systems operator for the service.
On another occasion, a citizen sent a message via the bulletin board
wanting to know why the police had established roadblocks at various locations throughout the city.
Kenadek was indicted in August, 1994, and in December plead guilty to criminal copyright infringement for using the Davy Jones Locker Bulletin Board
for the unauthorized distribution of copyrighted software for financial gain.
The bulletin board
also will create an electronic dialogue for sharing home improvement tips and experiences -- which do-it-yourselfers and professionals value and enjoy.
The OTC Bulletin Board
is a regulated quotation service that displays real-time quotes, last-sale prices and volume information in over-the-counter (OTC) equity securities.
Shannon added, "The Homecoming bulletin board
should result in some good dialog between current owners and prospects.
to "GS AgriFuels Corporation," and that, effective July 28, 2006, the trading symbol for the Company's common stock on the OTC Bulletin Board
will be "GSGF.
NEW YORK -- Veridium Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board
: VRDM) announced that the name of the Company has been changed from Veridium Corporation to "GS CleanTech Corporation," and that, effective July 19, 2006, the trading symbol for the Company's common stock on the OTC Bulletin Board
will be "GSCT.
NEW YORK -- INSEQ Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board
: INSQ) announced that the name of the Company has been changed from INSEQ Corporation to "GS Energy Corporation," and that, effective July 19, 2006, the trading symbol for the Company's common stock on the OTC Bulletin Board
will be "GSEG.