CALGARY, Oct. 26 /CNW/ - (TSX.V:PBT, FSE:P5W) Pemberton Energy Ltd.
(Pemberton) is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of
AGORACOM Investor Relations ("AGORACOM") (http://www.agoracom.com) to provide
online investor relations services, a Web 2.0 social network for current
shareholders and Tier-1 awareness through the world's biggest websites for the
purpose of attracting new shareholders.
ONLINE INVESTOR RELATIONS MAXIMIZES SPEED, TRANSPARENCY AND ACCESS
In response to overwhelming data representing the online research and
communications habits of small-cap investors, Pemberton has turned the primary
focus of its investor relations to the web via the AGORACOM system to
facilitate faster, better and more accessible communications with both current
and prospective shareholders around the world.
Effective November 07, a customized and monitored Pemberton IR HUB will
allow both the Company and AGORACOM 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, video presentations, webcasts and podcasts. In addition to
traditional e-mail, investors will also have the ability to receive all
communications via RSS feed.
LAUNCH OF PEMBERTON COMMUNITY
The Pemberton 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.
TIER-1 EXPOSURE AND AWARENESS
As an exclusive provider of "Small-Cap Centres - Powered by AGORACOM" to
Yahoo Finance Canada, AOL Finance Canada and Blackberry devices, AGORACOM will
provide Tier-1 financial coverage of all newsworthy Pemberton press releases
for the purposes of attracting new and prospective shareholders.
Pemberton President, Richard Saxon stated, "We are excited to be working
with AGORACOM to significantly increase our communications with both existing
shareholders and the massive online small-cap community of investors that are
searching for their next great investment. I strongly encourage our
shareholders to begin taking advantage of our new online IR system, which
demonstrates we are a fully accessible organization with a great story to tell
and increase communication to the investing public. Our decision to work with
AGORACOM provides the investing public with a great set of real time and near
real time products that will significantly enhance our visibility as this
exciting area play develops."
The Company has entered into an agreement with AGORACOM which has an
initial term of 12 months, beginning upon the TSX Venture Exchange written
approval, pursuant to which the monthly cash compensation of CDN $3,000 per
month is payable at the beginning of each month. Additionally, the Company has
granted to AGORACOM options to acquire up to 310,000 shares in the common
stock of Pemberton at $CDN 0.30 per share pursuant to the Company's stock
option plan. This agreement has been negotiated entirely at arm's length.
AGORACOM other than as discussed herein, has no interest, directly or
indirectly, in Pemberton or its securities, or any right or intent to acquire
such an interest.
Pemberton Energy's Ltd. principal business is the acquisition,
exploration and development of petroleum properties. The company continues to
focus on its primary corporate objective: the creation of value for
shareholders by identifying oil and gas accumulations with relatively low
geological risk but with substantial reserve potential.
AGORACOM Investor Relations (http://www.AgoracomIR.com) is North
America's largest online investor relations firm for small-cap companies.
AGORACOM has partnered with the world's biggest internet companies, including
Yahoo, AOL, Google and Blackberry to market to clients to a massive audience
of new small-cap investors. AGORACOM is a privately held business based in
Toronto Ontario, and has 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. AGORACOM's traffic
ranking is above the top 1% of all websites around the world.
This release includes certain statements that may be deemed
"forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than
statements of historical facts that address future events or developments that
the Company expects to occur are forward-looking statements. Although the
Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements
are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of
future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially
from those in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include
continued availability of capital and financing, and general economic, market
or business conditions. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are
not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may
differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. For
more information on the Company, investors should review the Company's
continuous disclosure documents which are available under the Company's
profile at www.sedar.com.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Pemberton Energy Ltd., Stephen Saxon, Investor
Relations, Phone: (604) 269-9801, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Agoracom
Investor Relations, Email: PBT@agoracom.com,