Arriscraft International Income Fund

Arriscraft International Income Fund

May 17, 2006 09:21 ET

Arriscraft International Income Fund Appoints New Trustee

CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 17, 2006) - Arriscraft International Income Fund (TSX:AIN.UN) announced today that Mr. David G. Broadhurst was elected to the Board of Trustees at the 2005 Annual and Special Meeting of Unitholders held on May 16, 2006.

Mr. Broadhurst is President of Poynton Investments Limited, an independent financial consulting and investment company. With an extensive background in insurance, wealth management and investment banking, Mr. Broadhurst also had a 33-year career with Price Waterhouse where he was admitted to partnership in 1973. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and is a member of the Ontario and Canadian Institutes of Chartered Accountants. He is a Director of MCAP Inc. and a Trustee of the North West Company Fund, two Toronto Stock Exchange listed entities.

"We are very pleased to have David Broadhurst join Arriscraft's Board of Trustees," commented David Rounthwaite, Chairman. "He will provide the Board and our management team with a wealth of experience, and the Board is stronger with him as a member."

Arriscraft International Income Fund

The Fund owns the Arriscraft International manufactured stone, brick and natural stone masonry products business conducted through Arriscraft International LP, Arriscraft International LLC and certain affiliates in Canada and the United States. Arriscraft produces manufactured stone masonry products in Canada and the United States using its proprietary The Natural Edge® manufacturing process. These products offer the aesthetic and physical benefits of natural stone combined with the strength, simplicity of construction and cost-effectiveness of traditional masonry. Arriscraft also produces brick and natural stone masonry products and distributes its masonry products across Canada and most of the United States.

Contact Information

  • Arriscraft International Income Fund
    David Boles
    President and CEO
    (519) 653-3275