Cougars Pounce on Seattle to Crown Miss Cougar America 2013

The Fifth Annual American Cougar Convention takes place on July 13, 2013, in Seattle WA.

San Rafael, CA, USA (June 11, 2013) -- Contact: Tom Andrews, 415/507-9962

Single women who prefer younger men are invited to compete for the title of Miss Cougar America at the American Cougar Convention, Saturday, July 13, 2013, 7:30pm, at Volume Seattle at Pioneer Square, 172 S Washington St, Seattle WA.

The Convention is sponsored by, the world's largest website promoting non-traditional romantic relationships. The website has four million members.

"Age discrimination is perhaps the most pervasive prejudice in Society," says Mr. Gosse, Chairman of The Society of Single Professionals, the world's largest non-profit singles organization, and Executive Producer of, who will also keynote The Convention. "Older women, in particular, are victimized by our youth-obsessed society. They are regarded as 'non-sexy'. Supposedly males are only attracted to nubile 20 year olds found in the centerfolds of men's magazines. The truth is that there are millions of men who find older women attractive, and we will prove it at tonight's convention!"

Rich Gosse is America's foremost authority on finding a romantic partner. He is the author of eight books on this topic, including The Cougar Imperative: Why MidLife Women MUST Choose Younger Men; Singles Guide to America; and A Good Man Is EASY to Find ("This is a great book!" Oprah Winfrey). His entertaining advice has been featured by ABC, BBC, CBS, CNN, CNBC, Fox, MSNBC, Oprah, Cosmopolitan, Newsweek, Entrepreneur, Business Week, Playboy, Playgirl, The Wall Street Journal, Toronto Sun, London Times, The Australian, The New Zealand Herald, etc. Mr. Gosse is available to the news media for interviews by calling 415/479- 3800. His website is

The Convention begins at 7:30pm with the Keynote Address: Younger Men/Older Women: The Ideal Combination. Cubs (younger men) in attendance will select one Cougar to win the title of Miss Cougar America, who will win a free berth on the Cougar Cruise to the Bahamas, December 6-9, 2013. To be eligible she must be legally single, at least 35 years of age (proof of age required); attracted to younger men; and available to the news media for interviews.

The cost to attend this convention is $20 cash at the door, which includes dancing. Anyone wishing more information about this and many more events may visit or call 415/507-9962.

Rich Gosse
Society of Single Professionals
205 Mark Twain Avenue, San Rafael CA 94903

Zevrix Releases PDF Checkpoint 1.5: Improves Automatic PDF Preflighting

Zevrix Solutions announces PDF Checkpoint 1.5, a feature update of its PDF preflight and conversion solution. Remarkably fast, PDF Checkpoint automatically preflights, exports as images, splits and optimizes Adobe PDF files. The program is equally suitable to process hundreds of files as well as single PDF documents. The new version offers numerous improvements such as new image parsing engine, spot color detection, enhanced PDF viewer, detailed page dimensions info, improved reporting and more.

Toronto (ON), Canada (June 11, 2013) -- Zevrix Solutions today announces PDF Checkpoint 1.5, a feature update of its solution to automate PDF preflighting and conversion. Remarkably fast, PDF Checkpoint automatically preflights, exports as images, splits and optimizes multiple Adobe PDF files. PDF Checkpoint is an ideal program for users who need a fast, affordable and easy to use solution for workflows that don't require costly hi-end production tools.

The new version introduces the following major improvements:
-The image parsing engine has been rewritten from the ground up, improving greatly the reliability of image info.
-Spot colors and color profiles in images are now reported.
-Enhanced PDF viewer.
-Page and trim dimensions info.
-Numerous fixes to improve the software performance and stability

PDF Checkpoint is designed to automate and simplify PDF workflows of graphic designers, ad agencies, prepress houses and printers, and offers the following key features:

-Automate preflighting and conversion of multiple PDF files.
-View all PDF fonts, colors, images and metadata at a glance.
-Route files into success/error folders by preflight results.
-Split files into single page PDFs.
-Export PDF as images with specific resolution, color and page scale.

For example, users can preflight a folder of PDF files and convert successful ones to CMYK TIFF images at resolution 300 dpi while scaling each page by 50%. Or optimize documents for the web and reduce PDF file size dramatically by downsampling images to screen resolution.

Pricing and availability:
PDF Checkpoint can be purchased from the Zevrix Solutions website for US$59.95, as well as from authorized resellers. PDF Checkpoint is bundled with free Graphic Inspector software (a $39.95 value). The update is free to licensed users. Trial is also available for download. PDF Checkpoint is available for Mac OS X 10.5-10.8 as a Universal Binary.

About Zevrix Solutions

Located in Toronto, Canada, Zevrix Solutions provides automation and productivity solutions for Adobe Creative Suite software, PDF and graphic file diagnostics, as well as Microsoft Office on Mac OS. Zevrix Solutions is dedicated to helping professionals increase their profits through automating their everyday tasks, producing error-free documents, saving disk space and cutting production costs. For more information, visit


Leo Revzin
Zevrix Solutions
105 McCAUL St, Suite 301
Toronto Ontario M5T 2X4 Canada