VANCOUVER, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc. ("Delbrook" or the "Concerned Shareholder"), is pleased to announce overwhelming support for change at the upcoming annual general meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders ("Shareholders") of Rapier Gold Inc. ("Rapier" or the "Company") (TSX Venture: RPR) scheduled for 10am PST on March 30, 2017.
As of the cut-off today, the Concerned Shareholder deposited to the Company, proxies representing over 48% of the total Rapier shares outstanding who voted FOR the election of a stronger, more experienced board of directors (the "Proposed Board"), specifically: Darren Blasutti, David Lotan, Paul Parisotto and Lorie Waisberg.
"We are grateful for the significant support and thank fellow Shareholders for voting in pursuit of positive change. We look forward to working with the Proposed Board who represent a stronger, more experienced group of mining executives which understand and respect their duties as fiduciaries." said Matthew Zabloski, Managing Director of Delbrook.
As announced in the Concerned Shareholder's news release dated March 27, 2017, the Concerned Shareholder was successful in removing Mr. Roger Walsh as chair of the Meeting. The Concerned Shareholder looks forward to working with the newly appointed independent chair to facilitate a fair Meeting where the democratic rights of shareholders will be respected.
About Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc.
Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc. is an independent investment manager which focuses on alternative strategies. Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc. manages the Delbrook Resource Opportunities Fund, an alternative investment fund, focused on identifying and investing in unique growth opportunities within the metals and mining sector.
Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc.
1021 West Hastings Street, Suite 650
Vancouver, BC, V6E 0C3
Matthew Zabloski, Managing Director
Laurel Hill Advisory Group
North America Toll Free: 1-877-452-7184
Collect Calls Outside North America: 416-304-0211
Email: [email protected]
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Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters addressed in these materials are forward-looking statements that involve certain risks and uncertainties. You should be aware that actual results could differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements. Delbrook does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking information.
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For further information: Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc., 1021 West Hastings Street, Suite 650, Vancouver, BC, V6E 0C3, 604.229.1450, Matthew Zabloski, Managing Director, www.delbrookcapital.com; Shareholder Questions, Laurel Hill Advisory Group, North America Toll Free: 1-877-452-7184, Collect Calls Outside North America: 416-304-0211, Email: [email protected]