SBS Inducted Into The Vista Research SIL Investment Council

CEO Salerno Advises Capital Group Companies On Latest VoIP/Telecom Trends


Parkland, Fl., -- June 17, 2004—SBS today proudly announced its induction into the exclusive SIL- The Society of Industry Leaders. SIL is New York-based Investment Industry Advisory Group, established and managed by the Vista Research Corporation. SBS is now a member of their Telecom Industry Advisory Panel, counseling Hi-Tech investment analysts on the latest global Telecom and IT trends..”

Recently, CEO Marc A. Salerno was requested by SIL member The Capital Group’s Telecom Analyst Chris Buckbinder to assess and offer insight into the latest in Voice Over IP and Enterprise LD pricing trends. "Leigh and his team at Vista have enlisted an extensive network of highly qualified industry advisors. I enjoyed my discussion with Chris and look forward to assisting Vista and their investment banking members in the future".

About Vista Research

Vista Research ( is a Manhattan NY, Madison Avenue-based Investment Banking Industry Advisory Group. Vista has identified the vital need for superior sources of information in the research process. To satisfy this need, Vista developed the Society of Industry Leaders (, a group of highly qualified industry practitioners and thought leaders in the fields in which Vista’s clients invest. Two key drivers fuel the need for this service: Clients don’t have time to find the top-notch individuals they need: Clients don’t have a system in place to pay these individuals. The Vista Solution-Vista has put the following services in place to address these needs: Vista has a database with over 10,000 tech leaders alone Vista offers coverage in other major sectors including Media, Telecom, Aerospace and Defense, Healthcare and Retail. Vista accepts soft-dollar payments. Independence-Vista Research is an independent organization with no financial ties to the companies and industries discussed by its leaders. Vista does no banking and does not operate a trading desk. Vista also co-founded INVESTORSIDE (, an organization committed to creating awareness among legislators and financial regulators to address the great need for unbiased market research.

About The Capital Group Companies

For over 65 years The Capital Group Companies ( have managed assets for an international group of individual, corporate, and institutional investors. The Capital Group Companies is one of the world's leading and most successful investment management firms. But because of our low profile -- we let our investment results do the talking -- you may not have heard of us. Perhaps the most well-known part of our organization is the American Funds Group -- the third-largest family of mutual funds in the U.S.