UrbanGold Minerals Inc. (TSXV: UGM) ("UrbanGold" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that following its recent IPO (Initial Public Offering) it has entered into an investor relations agreement (the "Agreement") with First Canadian Capital Corp. ("FCCC") to provide market awareness services. The Agreement dated March 4, 2019 is for a period of 12 months at a fee of $6,000 per month. Pursuant to the Agreement, UrbanGold has granted a stock option to FCCC to purchase 350,000 shares at an exercise price of $0.135 per share which shall vest at to one-quarter immediately and one-quarter on the three month, six month and 12 month anniversaries of the grant date.
Jens E. Hansen, P. Eng, Chairman of the board of directors of UrbanGold commented: "UrbanGold is a brand new exploration company with experienced geological management. Bringing FCCC on board as part of the team to assist us with market awareness is key to the long term success. I have previously worked with FCCC and its president Jason Monaco with effectiveness and success and very much look forward to continuing our relationship.This enables our geological management to concentrate on exploration."
About First Canadian Capital Corp.
Celebrating its 22nd year, Toronto-based First Canadian Capital develops strategic platforms for North American corporations that are utilized to gain exposure to and recognition within the capital markets. First Canadian's core competencies are centered around identifying quality assets and undervalued companies with high growth potential.
UrbanGold is incorporated under the federal laws of Canada and has its principal office in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. UrbanGold is operating exclusively in Quebec, a high priority geological environment. Its focus is on priority exploration environments based on management's historical knowledge.
These environments include:
- James Bay
UrbanGold has not yet determined whether these properties might contain mineral reserves that are economically recoverable, and UrbanGold is considered to be in the exploration stage.
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For further information
Mathieu Stephens, Chief Executive Officer
Jens Hansen, Chairman of the Board
Phone (613) 721-2919
Jason Monaco, First Canadian Capital Corp.
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