NorRock Realty Finance Corporation

NorRock Realty Finance Corporation

June 18, 2012 09:56 ET

NorRock Realty Finance Corporation Announces Resignation of Director and Appointment of New Director to Board

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 18, 2012) - NorRock Realty Finance Corporation (TSX VENTURE:RF.H) ("NorRock" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Prussky as Chairman and a Director.

Mr. David M. Prussky is well-recognized in the junior markets with numerous business successes investing in early stage companies. Mr. Prussky serves as a Director of Carfinco Financial Group Inc. (TSX:CFN), Lonestar West Inc., (TSX VENTURE:LSI) and Swisher Hygiene Inc. (NASDAQ:SWSH). Mr. Prussky also serves as President of Patica Corporation and Vice President of Patica Securities Inc. Mr. Prussky received his MBA from York University in 1980. He has an LLB from York University in 1985.

The Corporation announces today that Darryl Abbott has resigned as a Director of NorRock to pursue other business interests. The Corporation thanks Mr. Abbott for his service and wishes him well in his future endeavours.

NorRock Realty Finance Corporation

The Corporation is a mutual fund corporation incorporated under the laws of the Province of Ontario. The Corporation was initially created to obtain exposure to the investment performance of an actively managed portfolio of secured loans and investments in the Canadian commercial real estate sector on a tax-efficient basis.

Certain statements included in this news release constitute forward-looking statements including statements identified by the words "plan", "will" and "intend", and similar expressions or the negative thereof. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts but reflect the Corporation's current expectations regarding future results or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The Corporation undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statement or information except as required by law.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulator Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • NorRock Realty Finance Corporation
    Jacqueline Boddaert
    Chief Executive Officer
    (416) 479-9510 x305
    1-866-362-2469 (FAX)