CALGARY, May 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Rocky Mountain Dealerships Inc.
(hereinafter "Rocky") announced today the appointment of Robert Mackay to its Board of
Directors (the "Board"). Mr. Mackay, originally from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, currently
serves as the President of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated ("Ritchie Bros."), a position he has held since 2005. He has been with Ritchie Bros.
since 1985, holding various executive leadership positions and
overseeing Ritchie Bros.' expansion into international markets.
Commenting on this appointment, Matt Campbell, CEO of Rocky, stated,
"Rocky is very fortunate to have a person of Mr. Mackay's caliber and
experience join its Board. Mr. Mackay brings with him nearly 30 years
of experience in the equipment distribution industry. He understands
the equipment distribution business very well, having worked many years
for one of our most successful peers. We believe his knowledge and
expertise in this area will have a very beneficial impact on Rocky
going forward, and are grateful that he has accepted this appointment."
Caution regarding forward-looking statements
Certain information set forth in this news release, including, without
limitation, any information or discussion on possible accretive
benefits resulting from this Mr. Mackay's appointment is
forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable Canadian
securities laws. By its nature, forward-looking information is subject
to numerous risks and uncertainties, some of which are beyond Rocky's
control. While this forward-looking information is based on
information and assumptions that Rocky's management believes to be
reasonable, there is significant risk that the forward-looking
statements will prove not to be accurate. Readers are cautioned not to
place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as a number of
factors could cause actual future performance and events to differ
materially from that expressed in the forward-looking statements.
Accordingly, this news release is subject to the disclaimer and
qualified by risks and other factors discussed by Rocky in its
management's discussion and analysis ("MD&A") for the period ended
March 31, 2013, and as discussed in Rocky's Annual Information Form
dated March 11, 2013 under the heading "Risk Factors." Except as
required by law, Rocky disclaims any intention or obligation to update
or revise forward-looking statements, and further reserves the right to
change, at any time, at its sole discretion, its current practice of
updating its guidance and outlooks.
Rocky is one of Canada's largest agriculture and construction equipment
dealership networks with branches located throughout Alberta,
Saskatchewan, and Manitoba. Through its network of Rocky Mountain
Equipment locations, Rocky sells, rents, and leases new and used
agriculture and construction equipment and offers product support and
finance to its customers.
Additional information on Rocky is available at www.rockymtn.com and on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
SOURCE: Rocky Mountain Dealerships Inc.
For further information:
Rocky Mountain Dealerships Inc.
Matt Campbell, Chief Executive Officer;
Garrett Ganden, Chief Operating Officer; or,
David Ascott, Chief Financial Officer
#301, 3345 - 8th Street S.E.
Calgary, Alberta T2G 3A4
Telephone: (403) 265-7364
Fax: (403) 214-5644