Columbia West Capital News
10.09.06 Successful Southwest CEO Summit held at the Royal Palms

We would like to thank all the Companies who
helped to make our 2006 Southwest CEO Summit a
tremendous success. We were honored to have
senior executives from over 100 growth companies,
including several on the INC 500 list and 24 Private
Equity-backed Companies, representing aggregate
sales of more than $6 billion. A special thanks also
goes out to our co-sponsors; Deloitte & Touche,
Merrill Lynch and Snell & Wilmer.

Attendees include executives from:

Abacus 24-7 LLC
American Fence
Amtech Systems, Inc.
Apex Microtechnology
Appsware Wireless
Arizona Hardware
Arizona Instrument LLC
Arizona MAP
Arizona Natural Resources, Inc.
ArmorWorks LLC
Ascent Healthcare Solutions
ASU Foundation
Axia Health Management
Aztar Corporation
Bank of Arizona NA
BCI Bebout Concrete, Inc.
Bedmart, Inc.
Brooks & Associates
Calence, LLC
Carefx Corporation
Cavco Industries, Inc.
Cable Shopping Network
Chef's Planet
Clear Choice Financial, Inc.
Cold Stone Creamery, Inc.
Colonial Capital, LLC
CRA Inc.- Southwest
Cultural Experiences Abroad, Inc.
Discount Tire Company
Diversified Human Resources, Inc.
Eatza Pizza
Ensynch, Inc.
Ethix Media
F1 Race Factory
First Check
Fox Restaurant Concepts
FTR, Ltd.
Globe Corporation
Grand Canyon University
Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino Resort
Hendricks & Partners
Homeowners Financial Group USA
Hunter Contracting Co.
iLinc Communications, Inc.
Impala Bob's, Inc.
INCA Capital
InNexus BioTechnologies
InnSuites Hospitality Trust
InPlay Technologies Inc.
International Capital Partners
International Cruise and Excursions Inc.
Investors Mortgage Holdings, Inc.
JET Creative, LLC
Kronos Optimal Health
Lapre Scali & Company Insurance Services
Macayo Restaurant Entities
Machine Solutions, Inc.
Maracay Homes
MedAire, Inc.
My Computer Works, Inc.
National PEO
O Premium Water
Odyssey Homes
Opus West Corporation
Outdoor Site Group
P.F. Chang's China Bistro
Pacific Designs
Paradise Bakery & Cafe, Inc.
PetSmart, Inc.
PJH Brands
Preferred Homecare
S&V Capital LLC
SkyMall, Inc.
Sleep America, Inc.
Solano Ventures
Space Data Corporation
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Sprouts Farmers Market
Streets of New York
Sunset Mortgage Company
System Maintenance Services
T.W. Lewis Company
The Apothecary Shops
The Cardon Companies
The Courtney Group
The Eller Company
The Lavidge Co.
The Plaza Companies
Troon Golf
US Airways
Valley Ventures
Van Horssen Group, LLC
Virgo Publishing
Western National Bank
Westroc Hotels & Resorts
Wildfire Broadband Wireless
YP Corp.