(TSX - V: UZZ)
EDMONTON, March 23, 2012 /CNW/ - F.V.Ramsoondar, Chief Executive Officer and Director of United Protection Security Group Inc. (UPSG or the Company), (TSX-V: UZZ) announces the following update:
In a May 19, 2010 dated news release, the Company announced that it had completed a Business Development Agreement with NGNT Holdings Inc. dated May 18, 2010 wherein NGNT granted the Company the right to use NGNT's parking management system, including its Nogo Notow vehicle lock-down system, throughout Canada. Effective June 1, 2011, the Company transferred these rights to Mr. Sigurd Jorstad, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company, and the President of United Parking Inc., a company controlled and owned by Mr. Jorstad. The transfer of the asset extinguishes an $80,000 loan payable by the Company to NGNT.
Pursuant to an interim agreement dated June 1, 2011, the Company has further loaned $237,000 to Mr.Jorstad and United Parking Inc. over the course of 2011. The loan will bears interest at seven (7) percent per annum, payable in interest only for 2012 and thereafter monthly blended interest and principal of $7,318 for a period of three years commencing January 31, 2013. The loan is secured by a pledge of 5,006,954 common shares of the Company, which is owned by Mr.Jorstad. If the loan is defaulted, the Company's management is empowered to sell the pledge shares to satisfy the loan.
No further loans will be provided to United Parking Inc. or Mr. Jorstad.
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