Nathan's Famous Appoints The Americas Group Exclusive Licensing and Marketing Agent For Latin America

We are proud to announce that we have been appointed by Nathan’s Famous, Inc. (  as exclusive licensing and marketing agents for Nathan’s in Brazil and Mexico with conditional rights in other Latin American Markets. Our engagement  includes franchising, brand development, branded product program and licensing for all food product categories with emphasis on  “Hot Dogs”.

Nathan’s is one of the oldest and most famous hot dogs in the United States and is currently being sold in over 6,000 supermarkets. Hot dogs and sausages are very popular in Latin America. We believe that this very “American” product will fit well with the demographics of Latin America especially Brazil and Mexico.

We look forward to signing up master licensees for these markets and helping to make Nathan’s Famous a household name in Latin America.

March 20, 2003

Audrey H. Ross, Ph. D. Joins The Americas Group

We are proud to annouce and welcome Audrey H. Ross, Ph. D., Miami's preeminent luxury residential real estate broker as the newest Partner of The Americas Group. Audrey is a senior vice president and shareholder of Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell (EWM), the largest independent real estate brokerage company in South Florida with sales of $1,800,000,000. Audrey has personally sold over $200 million per year for the past 3 years. She will be our exclusive real estate brokerage partner and will be responsible for guiding our continued diversification and expansion into the Real Estate sector.

We look forward to introducing you to Audrey and to demonstrating our new Real Estate capabilities covering residential and commercial properties for buying, selling or leasing. In addition we can provide related services such as financing, appraisals, insurance and property management. Please give us a call or contact us via email if we can be of assistance in this area. To learn more about Audrey you can go to her web site or contact us and we will send you her impressive biography.

Thank you for your continued friendship, confidence and support!

January 1, 2000