Compaq's Top Incentive Program Supported by bCard

Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from PrimeHoldings.com, Inc. from ,StreetIQ.com from

    SALT LAKE CITY, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- bCard, Inc., a subsidiary of
 PrimeHoldings.com, Inc. (OTC: PRIM), today announced that Compaq Computer
 Corporation (NYSE:   CPQ) retained bCard to produce a Compaq-branded bCard for
 each program participant at Compaq's annual Executive and Sales meeting in
 Sydney, Australia.
     Throughout the 5-day Compaq event, Compaq's executives and salespersons
 used the bCards when responding to surveys circulated to participants.  The
 bCard was used as a tool to collect survey information on multiple platforms
 including Compaq's newest product, the iPAQ Pocket PC.
     "To fulfill the contract, we had to quickly develop the first ever
 integration of a smart card reader with an iPAQ," stated Ivan Lazarev,
 President and CEO of bCard.  "Having been selected by Compaq for our
 technology and having the opportunity to expose the bCard to Compaq's top
 salespeople and executives is extremely gratifying."
     "This was the first time in the world that a smart card has been
 integrated with the iPAQ," stated Jose I. Colon, Manager, Marketing
 Communications Services, Corporate Marketing of Compaq.  "The annual event is
 always an excellent opportunity to gather feedback from our best salespeople
 and the bCard made gathering the survey responses that much more productive.
 The bCard integrated flawlessly with the iPAQ.  Oftentimes, it's the
 technology developed by other companies, like bCard, that exploits the
 versatility of our products."
 
     About bCard, Inc.
     bCard, Inc, a subsidiary of PrimeHoldings.com, Inc., is a leading provider
 of smart card information management systems.  bCard has developed and
 successfully popularized a universal digital identity platform for tradeshows,
 events and meetings.  The platform also offers an e-marketing component based
 on a fully automated incentive and reward program with points redeemable for
 miles on United, Delta and American Airlines.   Since inception, bCard has
 distributed and opened nearly one million bCard accounts, has produced in
 excess of 500,000 physical bCard smart cards for account holders, and has run
 marketing applications for more than 7,000 tradeshow exhibitors.  Please
 direct all product and media inquiries to Ivan Lazarev at (301) 654-3779 or
 visit the website at www.bcard.net .
 
     About PrimeHoldings.com, Inc.
     PrimeHoldings.com, Inc. is a holding company for high-growth electronic
 commerce and wireless data transmission businesses.  PrimeHoldings recently
 announced on March 21, 2001 that it had agreed to acquire TimeMarker, Inc., an
 emerging developer of wireless Internet exchange technology enabling
 location-based, dynamic pricing of time-perishable goods and services.  For
 more information, call 801-562-1444 or visit www.primeholdings.com .
 
     This news release may include statements, which constitute forward-looking
 statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995.  Please be cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not
 guarantees of future performance and involve significant risks and
 uncertainties, and that actual results may vary materially from those in the
 forward-looking statements as a results of any number of factors, including
 the risk factors contained in the Company's disclosure documents.
 
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    SALT LAKE CITY, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- bCard, Inc., a subsidiary of
 PrimeHoldings.com, Inc. (OTC: PRIM), today announced that Compaq Computer
 Corporation (NYSE:   CPQ) retained bCard to produce a Compaq-branded bCard for
 each program participant at Compaq's annual Executive and Sales meeting in
 Sydney, Australia.
     Throughout the 5-day Compaq event, Compaq's executives and salespersons
 used the bCards when responding to surveys circulated to participants.  The
 bCard was used as a tool to collect survey information on multiple platforms
 including Compaq's newest product, the iPAQ Pocket PC.
     "To fulfill the contract, we had to quickly develop the first ever
 integration of a smart card reader with an iPAQ," stated Ivan Lazarev,
 President and CEO of bCard.  "Having been selected by Compaq for our
 technology and having the opportunity to expose the bCard to Compaq's top
 salespeople and executives is extremely gratifying."
     "This was the first time in the world that a smart card has been
 integrated with the iPAQ," stated Jose I. Colon, Manager, Marketing
 Communications Services, Corporate Marketing of Compaq.  "The annual event is
 always an excellent opportunity to gather feedback from our best salespeople
 and the bCard made gathering the survey responses that much more productive.
 The bCard integrated flawlessly with the iPAQ.  Oftentimes, it's the
 technology developed by other companies, like bCard, that exploits the
 versatility of our products."
 
     About bCard, Inc.
     bCard, Inc, a subsidiary of PrimeHoldings.com, Inc., is a leading provider
 of smart card information management systems.  bCard has developed and
 successfully popularized a universal digital identity platform for tradeshows,
 events and meetings.  The platform also offers an e-marketing component based
 on a fully automated incentive and reward program with points redeemable for
 miles on United, Delta and American Airlines.   Since inception, bCard has
 distributed and opened nearly one million bCard accounts, has produced in
 excess of 500,000 physical bCard smart cards for account holders, and has run
 marketing applications for more than 7,000 tradeshow exhibitors.  Please
 direct all product and media inquiries to Ivan Lazarev at (301) 654-3779 or
 visit the website at www.bcard.net .
 
     About PrimeHoldings.com, Inc.
     PrimeHoldings.com, Inc. is a holding company for high-growth electronic
 commerce and wireless data transmission businesses.  PrimeHoldings recently
 announced on March 21, 2001 that it had agreed to acquire TimeMarker, Inc., an
 emerging developer of wireless Internet exchange technology enabling
 location-based, dynamic pricing of time-perishable goods and services.  For
 more information, call 801-562-1444 or visit www.primeholdings.com .
 
     This news release may include statements, which constitute forward-looking
 statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995.  Please be cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not
 guarantees of future performance and involve significant risks and
 uncertainties, and that actual results may vary materially from those in the
 forward-looking statements as a results of any number of factors, including
 the risk factors contained in the Company's disclosure documents.
 
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