CALGARY, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - BrightPath Early Learning Inc.
("BrightPath" or the "Company" (TSX-V: BPE), a leading provider of
quality early childhood education and care in Canada announced the
expansion of its Airdrie Alberta centre from 50 licensed spaces to 145.
The Airdrie centre was acquired for $75,000 during 2012 with the intent
to complete an expansion into adjacent leased space. Anticipated
capital costs for expansion are approximately $580,000, which include
fit up of the premises and a playground not previously in place. Work
is expected to begin in April 2014 for completion in August 2014.
"What began as an opportunistic transaction has evolved as we had
hoped," commented Mary Ann Curran, Chief Executive Officer of
BrightPath. "The Calgary economy is thriving and demand for
BrightPath's services continues to be very strong. This expansion
together with several other new locations planned for the Alberta
market reflects the resumption of our growth program utilizing our
recently announced credit facility increase."
As this expansion will be funded with our available cash resources it is
anticipated to be immediately accretive to the Company's profitability
upon opening and initial enrollments.
Certain statements in this Release which are not historical facts may
constitute forward-looking statements or forward-looking information
within the meaning of applicable securities laws ("forward-looking
statements"). Any statements related to BrightPath's projected
revenues, earnings, growth rates, revenue mix, staffing and resources,
and product plans are forward-looking statements as are any statements
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risks and uncertainties that may cause the actual results, performance,
achievements or developments of BrightPath to differ materially from
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are based on management's current plans, estimates, projections,
beliefs and opinions. Except as required by law, BrightPath does not
undertake any obligation to update forward-looking statements should
assumptions related to these plans, estimates, projections, beliefs and
The Company undertakes no obligation, except as required by law, to
update publicly or otherwise any forward-looking information, whether
as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, or the
above list of factors affecting this information. Many factors could
cause the actual results of BrightPath to differ materially from the
results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied
by such forward-looking statements.
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SOURCE: BrightPath Early Learning Inc.
For further information:
For more information on BrightPath Early Learning Inc. visit www.BrightPathKids.com. For further information regarding this release, please contact Dale Kearns, President of BrightPath at (403) 705-0362 ext.406.