TORONTO, Dec. 19 /CNW/ - SLAM Exploration ("SLAM") (TSX:V - SXL)
announces it has retained AGORACOM Investor Relations ("AGORACOM")
(http://www.agoracom.com) to provide online investor relations and information
services. This includes a Web 2.0 social network which provides shareholders
with the ability to communicate in a monitored environment.
ONLINE MARKETING THROUGH TIER-1 FINANCE SITES
In response to overwhelming data representing the online research and
communications habits of small-cap investors, SLAM has turned the primary
focus of its investor relations marketing to the web via the AGORACOM network.
As an exclusive provider of "Small-Cap Centres - Powered by AGORACOM" to
Yahoo Finance Canada, AOL Finance Canada and every Blackberry device on the
planet, AGORACOM will provide Tier-1 financial coverage of all newsworthy SLAM
press releases for the purposes of attracting new and prospective
LAUNCH OF SLAM COMMUNITY
Effective immediately, a customized and monitored SLAM IR HUB
(http://www.agoracom.com/IR/slamexploration ) will provide the Company with an
ability to communicate with all investors simultaneously, anytime and in near
real-time. Our new IR HUB will also provide management with an ability to
extend communications beyond text via audio messages, webcasts and podcasts.
In addition to traditional e-mail, investors will also have the ability to
receive all communications via RSS feed.
The SLAM IR HUB propels the Company into the forefront of Web 2.0
community building by providing investors with two very important functions.
First, a monitored discussion forum for the purposes of constructive and
high-quality discussion amongst investors that is free of spam, profanity and
misinformation. Second, a social network that provides investors with the
ability to create extensive profiles that include photos, bios, video messages
to fellow investors, a rating system and other important items to create a
closer bond between our shareholders.
SLAM President & CEO, Mike Taylor stated, "I believe the time has now
come to significantly increase our awareness amongst the massive online
small-cap community of investors that are searching for their next great
investment. I encourage our shareholders to begin taking advantage of our new
online community, which demonstrates we are a fully accessible organization
with a great story to tell."
AGORACOM Investor Relations (http://www.AgoracomIR.com) is located in
Toronto, Ontario and is North America's largest online investor relations firm
for small-cap companies. We have partnered with the world's biggest internet
companies, including Yahoo, AOL, Google and Blackberry to market our clients
to a massive audience of new small-cap investors. We have served over
200 companies since 1997.
AGORACOM Investor Relations has displaced the telephone and e-mail as
primary IR communications devices. Our IR HUB delivers two-way investor
relations in near real-time that is 24/7/365 accessible to shareholders around
the world and goes far beyond text by offering both audio and video
AGORACOM (http://www.Agoracom.com) is North America's only small-cap
community built to serve the needs of serious small-cap and micro-cap
investors. No rumours, profanity, stock bashing or hyping. Our traffic ranking
is above the top 1% of all websites around the world.
In consideration for AGORACOM services SLAM will pay a monthly fee of
$3,000 and issue 320,000 stock options exercisable at $0.19 per share. The
options are to be issued in four quarterly instalments and AGORACOM has agreed
not to sell any Slam shares for a period of one year commencing with the date
of the contract. This agreement has been negotiated entirely at arm's length.
About SLAM Exploration
SLAM Exploration Ltd (TSX-V: SXL) is a well-financed junior mining
exploration company with significant interests in both base and precious metal
properties in Canada. SLAM has recently discovered near surface massive zinc
sulphides at its Nash Creek property in northern New Brunswick. The focus of
an ongoing drill program at Nash Creek is to expand the existing deposit and
to lead the project into the feasibility stage. The company also owns a
portfolio of gold properties in the Uchi sub-province of northwest Ontario.
Additional information about SLAM and its projects is available at
www.slamexploration.com or from SEDAR filings at www.sedar.com.
The statements made in this Press Release may contain forward-looking
statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties. The Actual
events or results could differ materially from the Company's expectations and
projections. The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed this press release and
neither approved nor disapproved the information contained in this press
For further information:
For further information: Corporate Inquiries: Mike Taylor, President &
CEO, (506) 627-1353, http://www.slamexploration.com; Investor Relations: Bob
Smylie, Toll Free: (866) 523-6719, Direct: (604) 224-4945; AGORACOM Investor