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Release Date: January 14, 2008

ASG RENAISSANCE JOINS ORANGE COUNTY COUNCIL ON PHILANTHROPY

Orange County, Calif., January 14, 2008 - Broadening their involvement in the Orange County community, award-winning marketing communications and design firm, ASG Renaissance, has joined the Orange County Council on Philanthropy. The Council, established in 2006, is a coalition of specialists in the region's nonprofit sector and is spearheading the TouchOC awareness-building campaign - a county-wide effort designed to encourage Orange County residents to get involved with and give back to their community.

This will be the agency's second year affiliated with TouchOC. In 2007 ASG Renaissance worked with the campaign's PR Task Force to brand the TouchOC initiative, collateral materials, web components and external communications to support the launch of the campaign.

"One of our goals as an Orange County PR firm was to become more involved in the local community and joining The Council on Philanthropy will allow us to do that in a very impactful way," says Rebecca Rose, ASG Renaissance Director of Client Services. "In the spirit of the campaign, ‘Everyone has something to give', and ASG is glad to offer PR and design expertise to the campaign in order to expand philanthropy in Orange County and continue to make this a great place to live and work. "

About ASG Renaissance

Recently voted among the top 5 public relations firms in Orange County by the Orange County Business Journal, ASG Renaissance's California division is most notably recognized for their work with luxury automotive brands Land Rover and Jaguar. Founded in 1987, ASG Renaissance is a woman - and Hispanic-owned ISO 9001: 2000 certified firm with offices in Michigan, California, Washington DC, South Carolina and Ontario, Canada. ASG serves clients in the automotive, higher education, construction, environmental, nonprofit and pharmaceutical sectors. For more information on ASG Renaissance visit http://www.asgren.com or call (714) 241- 4500.

For more information on TouchOC visit  http://www.touchoc.org.

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Release Date: January 24, 2008

Detroiter Magazine Profiles a "Day In the Life" of CEO Lizabeth Ardisana

Dearborn, Mich., - January 24, 2008 -- The January 2008 issues of the Detroiter, a publication of the Detroit Regional Chamber featured Lizabeth Ardisana, CEO of ASG Renaissance for its "Day in the Life" series.

Detroiter Article - Jan 2008

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Release Date: February 20, 2008

WORKFORCELOGIC AND ASG RENAISSANCE ANNOUNCE NEW DIVERSITY PROGRAM

Workforce Renaissance Focused on Managing Diversity Spend and Suppliers

Dearborn, Mich., February 20, 2008 - WorkforceLogic and ASG Renaissance are launching Workforce Renaissance, a minority business enterprise that combines payroll, vendor management and HR consulting services with minority recruiting, retention and supplier diversity services.

"The goal of Workforce Renaissance is to help companies improve the success of their human capital investment through efficiencies, best practices and improving the customer's ability to harness the benefits of increased minority content," said Gary Nelson, WorkforceLogic Chairman and CEO.

Workforce Logic, a provider of workforce management solutions, including managed services, risk mitigation, payroll processing and software, will provide payroll processing, HR consulting, and supply base management services.

"Partnering with ASG Renaissance allows us to increase the resource reach for both multicultural human capital talent attraction and retention and diversification of the supply base to include more minority-owned business participants," said Nelson. "By combining our forces we can present an integrated solution to the marketplace that ensures that clients can achieve their diversity goals by working with a qualified woman- and minority-owned business."

In addition to full payroll services and Vendor Management capabilities, Workforce Renaissance will offer Mosaic Advantage member services. Formed by ASG Renaissance, Mosaic Advantage is a group of pre-screened and pre-qualified minority- and service disabled veteran-owned businesses whose members offer a broad range of services including Human Capital Outsourcing, Staffing Services, Marketing and Communications, Customer Service, Consulting and Training, IT Support Services, Program Management, and Engineering Support.

"ASG spent many years building and managing diversity content in supply chains and determined that these very supply chain participants could together capture more service opportunities as a team," said Lizabeth Ardisana, ASG Renaissance CEO. "We formed Mosaic Advantage to highlight and promote the combined services and capabilities of these proven program participants."

"We are very pleased to be able to provide the services of Workforce Renaissance to the marketplace," continued Ardisana. "Diversity goals are a key part of most companies' business strategy. This joint venture enables us to provide a robust and complete solution for meeting those goals."

WorkforceLogic provides talent acquisition management, risk mitigation and workforce management solutions to many of the world's largest companies. The company's services also include payroll capabilities. The stability and organic growth of this self-funded company in the marketplace is unique in an industry where consolidation and venture capital investment is widespread. WorkforceLogic continues to extend its range of offerings and capabilities, including professional services, SAS 70 Phase II certification and the expansion of its global offering to the European Union in 2008.

About WorkforceLogic

WorkforceLogic is an innovative workforce management company focused on risk mitigation, talent acquisition management and workforce planning. As a professional advisor, we help our clients strategically manage their workforce acquisition process while managing costs and mitigating risk.

We help our clients create and execute an innovative strategy for managing the acquisition of their workforce that fits their budget, specific business goals and market response requirements.

Some of WorkforceLogic premier clients include Brocade, Bank of the West and Sony Computer Entertainment America.

About ASG Renaissance

ASG Renaissance is an international professional services firm that provides integrated marketing communications, human capital, performance management and diversity services to a wide range of clients in the automotive, alternative energy, higher education, defense, healthcare, construction, government and non-profit sectors. Founded in 1987, ASG Renaissance is a woman and Hispanic-owned, ISO 9001: 2000 certified firm with offices in Michigan, California, Washington D.C., South Carolina and Ontario. For more information, please visit http://www.asgren.com

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Release Date: February 21, 2008

Best Practices in HR Profiles ASG Renaissance in February Issue

Dearborn, Mich., February 21 - The February issue of Best Practices in HR spotlighted ASG Renaissance in "Valued Employee Input Leads to High Morale, Retention." The twice-monthly newsletter, published by Business and Legal Reports, Inc., provides insights into innovative HR issues and practices.

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