Dominion Citrus Income Fund

Dominion Citrus Income Fund
Dominion Citrus Limited

Dominion Citrus Limited

April 30, 2009 17:30 ET

Dominion Citrus Income Fund and Dominion Citrus Limited Announce the Appointment of Jason Fielden as Chief Financial Officer Effective May 4, 2009

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 30, 2009) - Dominion Citrus Income Fund ("Dominion", the "Fund")(TSX:DOM.UN) and Dominion Citrus Limited ("DCL")(TSX:DMN.PR.A) jointly announce the appointment of JASON FIELDEN as Vice President Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of the Fund and DCL.

Mr. Fielden is a graduate Engineer with an MBA specializing in finance. He has extensive background in corporate banking and finance. Most recent assignments have been as a consultant in the areas of mergers, acquisitions, valuations, and financial analysis of private and public companies.

About Dominion

The Fund is a publicly traded, unincorporated, open-ended limited purpose income trust. In early January 2006, all of the common shares of Dominion Citrus Limited ("DCL") were exchanged for trust units of the Fund. The trust units are listed on the TSX under the symbol DOM.UN. The Series A preference shares of DCL continue to be listed on the TSX under the symbol DMN.PR.A.

Dominion is a diversified food company supplying fresh produce and premium juices to a wide variety of customers in retail, foodservice and food distribution businesses. The Fund provides procurement, processing, repacking, sorting, grading, warehousing and distribution services to its major domestic markets being Ontario and Quebec. The Fund also supplies products to customers in the United States. The website may be accessed at

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Contact Information

  • Investors:
    Dominion Citrus Income Fund
    Winston R. Ash
    VP Finance, CFO & Corporate Secretary
    416 242 8341 Ext 250
    Dominion Citrus Income Fund
    Winston R. Ash
    President & COO
    416 242 8341 Ext 249