The Allen Group Sponsors North Texas Golf Tournament Providing Scholarship Assistance

DALLAS, Texas  (April 6, 2006) The Allen Group, a major developer of office and industrial properties, including rail-served distribution and logistics parks, is pleased to announce their sponsorship of The 2006 University of North Texas Dallas Campus Scholarship Golf Classic.

The UNT Dallas Campus Scholarship Golf Classic is designed to raise funds for students to attend classes at the University’s Southern Dallas facilities. The Classic will take place Friday, June 30, 2006 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Tangle Ridge Golf Course in Grand Prairie.

“We are excited to be involved with UNT’s Dallas Campus Scholarship Golf Classic,” said Richard Allen, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Allen Group. “This tournament will help students in the community surrounding the Dallas Logistics Hub achieve their educational goals and continues The Allen Group’s commitment to the communities we serve and history of providing educational opportunities, jobs, minority programs, and resources to residents of those communities.”

The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at noon on June 30. Golfers may register for the UNT Dallas Campus Scholarship Golf Classic by downloading the registration form at http://www.unt.edu/unt-dallas/golfclassic.pdf.  Registration is $175 per person or $700 per foursome. Fees include lunch, dinner, raffle entries, carts, green fees, a gift bag and driving range balls.

 For additional information on the UNT Dallas Campus Scholarship Golf Classic please contact Bob Hardin, director of development, at 972-780-3616 or at bhardin@unt.edu. Completed registration forms may be mailed to Bob Hardin at 8915 S. Hampton Rd, Dallas 75232.

The Allen Group

The Allen Group is a commercial development firm specializing in rail-served industrial parks and build-to-suit facilities, including Class A office buildings.  In the past decade, the Company has developed over half a billion dollars in commercial and industrial properties, ranging in size from 35,000 square feet to 1.7 million square feet, as well as three master-planned industrial parks: the International Trade and Transportation Center (www.ittc.com); MidState 99 Distribution Center (www.midstate99.com) and the Dallas Logistics Hub (www.dallaslogisticshub.com), the largest new logistics park in North America.

The Allen Group, based in San Diego with regional offices in Visalia and Bakersfield, Calif., as well as Dallas, Texas, is trusted by Fortune 500 companies such as VF Corporation, Cox Communications, FedEx, International Paper Company, Intuit, Kraft Foods and Wal-Mart Stores.  The Company has major industrial and office projects under development in San Diego, Bakersfield, Shafter, Sacramento, Visalia (Calif.) and Dallas.  For more information about The Allen Group, please visit www.allengroup.com.