Ressources Minières Pro-Or Inc.

Ressources Minières Pro-Or Inc.

March 21, 2006 09:00 ET

Pro-Or Retains Investor Relations Specialists MaisonBrison/BarnesMcInerney

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - March 21, 2006) - RESSOURCES MINIERES PRO-OR INC. (TSX VENTURE:POI), involved in the exploration of mineral properties and the creator of proprietary, innovative, cost-effective treatment processes, is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of MaisonBrison/BarnesMcInerney for Investor Relations.

Pro-Or Founder and President, Pierre Gevry, stated that his company has reached an exciting stage in its development and that a properly orchestrated financial communications program is now essential. "We have spent the last several years in an important R&D mode and the efforts of these intensive activities are about to bear fruit. We must properly convey new developments to the investment community."

"Companies on the TSX Venture Exchange are increasingly realizing the importance of communicating professionally with their shareholder base. MaisonBrison/BarnesMcInerney is proud to be associated with Pro-Or and we look forward to ensuring that all stakeholders remain abreast of the Company's various initiatives. Our extensive resources, combining expertise in both finance and communications, will be utilized to bring Pro-Or's messages to the Street and to help ensure that best practice corporate governance is ensured," said MaisonBrison President, Rick Leckner.

Under the terms of the agreement, which is subject to approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, MaisonBrison/BarnesMcInerney will receive a fee of $10,000 per month. No stock options have been granted.

About Pro-Or

Established in 1986, Pro-Or is involved in the exploration of mineral properties with a view to developing their commercial potential. In the course of the last five years, in cooperation with the Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), Pro-Or conducted research and development work that led to the creation of new processes for chromite enrichment and the extraction of platinum-group metals from refractory ores and metallic scrap. These processes became necessary when the Company was considering starting up production of the platiniferous chromite deposit on its Menarik-James Bay property. They have now been patented.

MaisonBrison Profile (MB)

Established in 1983, MaisonBrison fulfills the communications needs of some of Canada's largest corporations. MaisonBrison offers a complete range of services, specializing in investor relations, corporate communications, roadshow marketing and graphic design. The firm functions either as the communications department of its clients or as an adjunct to existing internal resources. MB's Montreal team exceeds more than 20 people. The firm also has strategic alliances in Toronto and New York City.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Pro-Or Inc.
    Pierre Gevry
    President and CEO
    (514) 849-7336
    Rick Leckner
    (514) 731-0000