SCHAUMBURG, Ill., June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternate Marketing Networks, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ALTM) held its annual meeting on June 13, 2012 at its Schaumburg, Illinois office.
The Company announced they have authorized a cash dividend of seven cents per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend is payable on August 15, 2012 to shareholders of record as of July 25, 2012.
The Company also announced that the corporate name will be changed to USSPI Media, Inc., effective July 2, 2012. The new corporate name is derived from the abbreviated name of the Company's main business, US Suburban Press & Interactive (USSPI). USSPI has been providing national advertisers with local, targeted solutions for 40 years. "The USSPI name is well known in the newspaper media community," said the Company's President, Frank O'Connell.
As earlier disclosed the Company reported a net profit after tax of $596,267 on gross sales of $20,968,660 for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2011. The Company reported income tax expense of $328,901. The unaudited financial statements were prepared by management. Alternate Marketing Networks became a non-reporting company pursuant to a Form 15 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission effective January 2, 2004.
Alternate Marketing Networks' sole operating subsidiary is a media agency that specializes in media buying and placement for advertisers in newspapers and digital media. USSPI fills the crucial role of aggregating local newspaper and local digital media into custom networks that are efficient and easy for national advertisers to buy and reach their target markets.
US Suburban Press & Interactive has provided national advertisers in the U.S. with targeted advertising on a hyper-local level as well as a one-order, one-bill system for over 40 years. The Company has over 2,000 newspapers in its proprietary database.
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SOURCE Alternate Marketing Networks, Inc.