SOURCE: LDV Capital Management

February 27, 2008 09:14 ET

Resurgent Commodities Markets to Be Featured at Fort Lauderdale Investor Conference

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) - More than a dozen commodities companies from the U.S. and Canada will be featured among corporate presenters at The Growth & Value "Spring Break for Wall Street" Investor Conference, a free, two-day event beginning February 27 at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel.

While these mining, metals, gas and oil companies accent the growth of commodities investing in an inflationary environment, the 34 publicly held companies on the conference roster represent a wide cross-section of market sectors, including healthcare, technology and real estate.

"I'm excited to have so many wonderful companies exhibiting," said financial advisor, James DePelisi, who is sponsoring the event. "People who are serious about researching the stock market will find their time well spent in attending this event."

Accredited investors, financial advisors, fund managers and stock brokers will have a rare opportunity to see and learn about some of the finest potential growth and value companies listed in the public markets today, DePelisi added.

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.

"This will be an excellent venue for people to get a first-hand, up-close look at the history, operations, financial state and management of 34 publicly traded companies representing 6 exchanges and 13 sectors, all in a single setting," said DePelisi. "Time efficiency to conduct feasibility studies and streamlined due diligence is what this event is all about. The Growth and Value Conference will have it all under one roof. We urge the financial community to take advantage of it."

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.

The senior management team of presenting energy income trust, Daylight Resources Trust (TSX: DAY.UN) in Alberta, Canada bring with them decades of experience in all aspects of oil and natural gas operations, corporate management and business plan execution, the company said on its Web site. In particular, the management team has long-standing personal familiarity and a track record of success in the geological and geographical location of Daylight's key producing assets, the company said.

Also presenting, Fortress International Group (NASDAQ: FIGI), a Columbia, MD holding company for Total Site Solutions (TSS), a company providing comprehensive services for the planning, design and development of mission-critical facilities and information infrastructure, announced Feb. 1 that new contract awards for the month of January reached $51 million.

Based in Montvale, NJ, Ivivi Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVVI) is a medical technology company focusing on designing, developing and commercializing its proprietary electrotherapeutic technology platform. The conference presenter recently announced that its third quarter net loss was $2.1 million or $0.20 per share, compared to a loss of $2.38 million or $0.28 per share in the year ago quarter. Total revenue for the quarter was $0.4 million, compared to $0.23 million in the year earlier quarter.

Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation (NASDAQ: NYMX) of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ is a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of therapeutics and diagnostics for the aging population, according its corporate Web site. Nymox has an extensive pipeline of products under development, including therapeutics for enlarged prostate (BPH), the company said.

Presenting at the conference will be ATP Oil & Gas Corp. (ATPG), Daylight Resources 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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