Poplar Creek Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : PCK

December 08, 2010 18:13 ET

Poplar Creek Resources Inc. Announces Additional Director and Grant of Options

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 8, 2010) -

NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Poplar Creek Resources Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:PCK), "PCK" on the TSX Venture Exchange, is pleased to announce that, subject to Exchange approval, Mr. Colin Cook of Calgary, Alberta has been appointed a director of the Corporation. Mr. Cook started his career as an economist with the Federal Government joining Petro Canada when it was formed and held various management responsibilities including Vice-President of Petro Canada Oil Sands Inc. and Vice-President of Fort Hill Energy Corporation, when he retired in 2009.

The Board of Directors has approved the issuance of 1,845,000 options to directors, officers and consultants exercisable for a 5 year term at $0.10 each. The Corporation has 38,791,261 issued and outstanding common shares.

This release includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, which address future activities including the closing of the financing, exploration drilling and activity, and events or developments that the Corporation intends, plans, anticipates, believes, estimates or expects are forward looking statements. Actual results may differ materially. Although the Corporation believes such forward looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward looking statements. Factors that could cause results to differ materially from those in the forward looking statements include, but are not limited to: market conditions and difficulties of raising funds in this economic environment, availability and costing of exploration contractors; exploration success; continued availability of capital government regulations, laws and charges; environmental developments; exploitation economics; and generally the economic, market, financial and business conditions in the present volatile and uncertain economic period. Investors are cautioned that any statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those stated in the forward looking statements. The Corporation does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect financial results is included in the documents filed from time to time with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities by Poplar Creek. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy securities in any jurisdiction.

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

Contact Information

  • Poplar Creek Resources Inc.
    John Carruthers
    CEO
    (403) 875-1821
    or
    Poplar Creek Resources Inc.
    Richard Edgar
    President & CFO
    (403) 616-5387