TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/14 -- GreenStar Agriculture Corporation ("GreenStar" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: GRE) today announced it has engaged CHF Capital Markets to provide media relations, effective immediately. CHF Capital Markets Inc. is a subsidiary of CHF Investor Relations, a highly regarded Canadian investor relations firm headquartered in Toronto and operating under the same management for the past twenty years.
"Now is the appropriate time to undertake a Media Relations Program for GreenStar as we are eager to let everyone know our story. CHF's media program will include mention of GreenStar on national television as an agricultural growth and yield story, along with inclusion in Mr. Lackey's Blog and CHF's newsletter. We expect CHF's Media Relations Program to complement the excellent work being undertaken by Investor Cubed Inc., GreenStar's Investor Relations firm," commented Mr. Guan Lianyun, GreenStar's Chairman and CEO.
Subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval, the agreement for media related services is for a twelve-month term, and may be extended by up to one year with reviews every six months. Under the terms of the agreement, fees to CHF Capital Market $7,500 per quarter and eligible expenses will be reimbursed. As part of this agreement, CHF has been granted 50,000 stock options priced in the context of the market.
Prior to the grant of options, CHF Capital Markets or its partner had no direct or indirect interests in the Company or its securities.
About CHF Capital Markets
CHF's effective role is acting as the public Company's outsourced, low-cost equivalent to an internal investor relations department. CHF Capital's Executive Vice President, Mark Lackey depth of capital market experience, as a Strategist and Head of Research over some 17 years in the brokerage industry. Mark was a frequent guest on BNN in the past and currently he is a regular guest on Pat Bolland's show called "Straight Talk" every Tuesday at 12:30EST. A well-recognised strategist and stock picker, Mark's views on commodity trends, Central Bank Policy and stock market trends are enjoyed by an ever expanding TV audience.
About GreenStar Agricultural Corporation
GreenStar operates two main divisions, agricultural and food processing. The agricultural division is involved in the cultivation and harvesting of agricultural products such as fresh fruit and vegetables, for sale either directly as fresh fruit and vegetables or canned, and sold overseas and domestically. The food processing division is primarily involved in the processing of canned food, which includes canned tomato paste, canned boiled bamboo shoots, canned oranges, canned peaches and various other types of fruits and vegetables.
GreenStar has been operating for over 19 years. Through the application of science and technology in production, quality control and assurance, and business operations and management, GreenStar has focused on maintaining product and reputational excellence with a high standard of food quality. Key assets include a well established management team, modern production facilities, and a close partnership with local farmers.
GreenStar Agricultural Corp. is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "GRE".
For further information on GreenStar please visit our web site at www.greenstaragricultural.com.
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