SOURCE: LDV Capital Management

February 22, 2008 09:58 ET

International Mining Companies to Be Featured at Fort Lauderdale Investor Conference

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - February 22, 2008) - Publicly held mining companies from the U.S. and Canada will be among 33 presenters at The Growth & Value Investor Conference, a free, two-day event beginning February 27 at the Westin Fort Lauderdale.

Companies presenting at the conference are from 13 industries and six different stock exchanges, offering a rare, inside look into the core of their strategies, strength of management and the potential for profit.

"I'm excited to have so many wonderful companies exhibiting," said financial advisor, James DePelisi, who is sponsoring the event.

At each session, attendees will hear informative presentations from each company's Chief Executive Officer and senior executive management, followed by question and answer sessions. Further, one-on-one opportunities are available with the CEOs and executives.

A complimentary cocktail reception will be held from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Corporate presentations will run from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

"Today's stock markets offer true investment opportunities for equity investors -- particularly in the growth and value sectors," said DePelisi. "The Growth & Value Investor Conference has carefully designated a cross-section of specific firms representing these sectors."

One Canadian mining company, Dundee Precious Metals (TSX: DPM) in Toronto, announced Feb.19 that its exploration team in Serbia has identified a major zone of limestone hosted or "Carlin" style gold mineralization within the Cretaceous magmatic arc, bordering the Timok Magmatic Complex ("TMC") in northeastern Serbia.

Another miner, White Mountain Titanium Co. (OTCBB: WMTM) of Vancouver, British Columbia announced Jan. 21 that it inked a road building contract in preparation of a drilling program at Eli Prospect. Work was scheduled to commence on February 8 and be completed within 30 days.

Bullion River Gold Corp. (OTCBB: BLRV) in Reno, NV is a mineral exploration company focused on discovering and mining gold and silver in the western United States, including Nevada and California. The company announced Dec. 3 that revenue for the third quarter was up 34% from the previous quarter.

New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB: NJMC) of Kellogg, Idaho announced Feb. 6 that it has signed a term sheet with Newmont North American Exploration Limited, a subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) under which the parties propose to create a joint venture to explore for gold deposits within a 38 square mile area north of Murray, Idaho.

Presenting at the conference will be ATP Oil & Gas Corp. (ATPG), Daylight Energy Trust (DAY.UN), Evolution Petroleum Corp. (EPM), United Fuel & Energy Corp. (UFEN), Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. (AEM), Aurizon Mines Ltd. (AZK), Bullion River Gold Corp. (BLRV), Dundee Precious Metals Corp. (DPM.TO), Golden Star Resources Ltd. (GSS), Minefinders Corp. Ltd. (MFN), New Jersey Mining Co. (NJMC), White Mountain Titanium Co. (WMTM), Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (CWCO), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN), Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), RPM International Inc. (RPM), Sharps Compliance Corp. (SCOM), China Direct, Inc. (CDS), Dreams Inc. (DRJ), National Lampoon Inc. (NLN), Bond Laboratories, Inc. (BNLB), CytoCore, Inc. (CYOE), Female Health Co. (FHC), Helm Capital Group, Inc. (HCGI), Ivivi Technologies Inc. (IVVI), Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp. (NYMX), Broadcast International Inc. (BCST), DRI Corp. (TBUS), InfoLogix, Inc. (IFLG), Viper Powersports Inc. (VPWS), Fortress International Group, Inc. (FIGI), Helm Capital Group, Inc. (HCGI), and Argyle Security, Inc. (ARGL).

For additional information, one-on-one meeting requests, or media inquiries, please call James DePelisi at: 954-746-3117,, or email

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