MONTREAL, April 10 /CNW/ - AAER Inc. (TSX-V : AAE), the only Canadian
wind turbine manufacturer, today announced that it has retained The Equicom
Group Inc. ("Equicom") to provide the Company with strategic investor
relations and financial communications services.
Equicom provides strategic communications services to approximately 100
public companies across a diverse range of industries. Under the terms of the
agreement, AAER will pay Equicom a monthly retainer fee of $5,500 for
professional services. The initial contract term is 12 months. Neither Equicom
nor any of its principals has an ownership interest, directly or indirectly,
in AAER or its securities, and the Company has not granted Equicom or its
principals any right to acquire such an interest. Equicom is an employee-owned
firm whose principals include Barry Hildred, President and Jason Hogan,
Executive Vice President.
About AAER Inc. (TSX-V: AAE)
AAER is a wind turbine manufacturer, located in Bromont (QC), built on a
progressive vertical integration strategy. Its mission is to integrate,
manufacture, distribute and maintain high-capacity wind turbines from 1 to
1.5 MW in North America. AAER uses proven European technologies to ensure high
performance of its wind turbines in various wind conditions and complex
terrain. Its stock is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (AAE). Further
information is available on the Company's website at www.aaer.ca.
Headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Montreal and Calgary, The
Equicom Group is Canada's leading Investor Relations consulting firm. With
proven expertise in developing and executing highly effective strategic
communications programs, and an extensive network of investment community
contacts, Equicom specializes in helping clients achieve their capital markets
objectives. Equicom offers a comprehensive suite of services including:
investor relations, media relations, annual report production, multimedia and
web design, web casting, live event management and corporate branding. For
further information, please visit www.equicomgroup.com.
This news release contains certain forward-looking statements. These
statements relate to future events or AAER's future economic performance and
reflect the current assumptions and expectations of management. Certain
unknown factors may affect the events, economic performance and results of
operations described herein. AAER undertakes no obligation, and does not
intend to, update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a
result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as may be
required under applicable law.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: AAER Inc., Dave Gagnon, President, Tel.: (450)
534-5155, www.aaer.ca; The Equicom Group Inc., Eric Bouchard, Tel.: (514)