BioExx Specialty Proteins Ltd.

BioExx Specialty Proteins Ltd.

November 04, 2011 08:36 ET

BioExx Announces Appointment of New Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 4, 2011) - BioExx Specialty Proteins Ltd. (TSX:BXI) is pleased to announce that Mr. Markus Vettiger has been appointed to its Board of Directors. The Company welcomes Mr. Vettiger's extensive international business experience in food products and food ingredients markets.

Markus Vettiger is the Chief Executive Officer of Maestrani Swiss Chocolates Ltd., of Flawil, Switzerland. His more than 30 year management career includes food products industry experience in food additives, ingredients, dairy, and confectionary, in manufacturing, distribution, and marketing capacities. He brings to the company experience in operations, change management, and negotiating co-development arrangements, partnerships, and acquisitions, along with his many and varied relationships in the food industry. He is a business graduate of the Handelsschule des Kaufmännischen Vereins Rapperswil, in Switzerland, and has completed executive programs at INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France, and in Singapore.

Q3 2011 Financial Results

BioExx will release its financial results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2011 following the close of markets on Monday, November 14, 2011. Management will host a conference call on Tuesday, November 15 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to review the financial results.

Live Conference Call:
Dial-in Numbers: 416-340-8530 / 877-240-9772 / 800-2787-2090
Instant Replay:
Dial-in Numbers: 905-694-9451 / 800-408-3053 / 800-3366-3052
Pass code: 4437216
Available Until: November 29, 2011 11:59 PM

The call will be audio-cast live and archived for 90 days at

About BioExx Specialty Proteins Ltd.

Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, BioExx is a technology and processing company focused on the extraction of oil and high-value proteins from oilseeds for global food, beverage, nutrition, and other markets. BioExx employs trade secret, patented and patent-pending technologies that utilize significantly lower temperatures than conventional oilseed processing, in order to enable the improved separation of proteins from oilseeds. BioExx believes that these processes cumulatively have the potential to make a valuable contribution to global food and protein supply while maintaining an environmentally sustainable footprint. BioExx operates a small commercial scale canola processing facility in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and has a mission to construct and operate and/or facilitate the development of additional and larger processing facilities on a global basis.

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The statements made in this press release include forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect management's current expectations and assumptions. A number of factors could cause actual events, performance or results to differ materially from the events, performance and results discussed in the forward-looking statements, such as the economy, generally, competition in its target markets, the demand for BioExx's products, the availability of funding, the efficacy of its technology, and the anticipated costs of BioExx's plant construction and operation. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and BioExx does not assume any obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances. Actual events or results could differ materially from BioExx's expectations and projections.

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