SOURCE: Church & Crawford

May 03, 2007 09:30 ET

Mannea Unveils Expanded B2B Website

Online Portfolio, Service Offerings and Latest News Now Available

WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 3, 2007 -- Mannea, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Church & Crawford (PINKSHEETS: CCWD), announced today that it has significantly improved the look and feel and informational content of its corporate website.

The new site, available at:, includes comprehensive information content about the Company's available B2B service offerings and enhanced functionality, including complete portfolio and news sections.

Mannea Founder Charles Lawrence said, "Since our most recent Second Life virtual world event in which we captured exclusive footage from the exciting technology expo for advertising and promotional purposes, interest has been growing in our unique service offerings for virtual world environments. Our new corporate website better defines both Mannea and our services, but also serves as an interactive forum for potential customers, interested investors and virtual world participants alike."

Mannea's new corporate website includes complete information on the Company's service offerings for virtual world environments, with examples of Mannea's current projects and all relevant contact information.

"As an emerging virtual world based Company, we will continue to provide on-going information, content and support on our current and future offerings, for interested businesses and consumers who seek to build a tailored presence in the most highly sought virtual worlds, such as Second Life, in ways that both build brand loyalty and following but also incorporate the unique requisites of the particular online community."

About Church & Crawford

Church & Crawford, Inc. ( operates through its wholly owned subsidiary Mannea, LLC, an online media and advertising company that integrates real life products and services with the particular culture and community of Internet-based virtual worlds. Its primary target operating market is Second Life, an active, online virtual community and marketplace developed by Linden Labs, with more than 5.6 million active residents.

In conjunction with Mannea, Church & Crawford is implementing an aggressive roll-up strategy to pursue unique opportunities that include both Internet- and brick and mortar-based acquisition candidates with extraordinary potential for long-term growth under its public umbrella.

SAFE HARBOR ACT: This press release contains statements which may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by such forward-looking statements. Important factors, currently known to management that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include fluctuation of operating results, the ability to compete successfully and the ability to complete before-mentioned transactions. The company undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes to future operating results.

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