Rockgate Capital Corp.

Rockgate Capital Corp.

August 11, 2009 09:41 ET

Rockgate Appoints Mr. Gord Neal to Board of Directors, Grants Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2009) - Rockgate Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:RGT) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Gord Neal to the company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Neal is currently the Vice President, Corporate Development of MAG Silver Corporation (TSX:MAG)(NYSE Amex:MVG). Mr. Neal was the founder of Neal McInerney Investor Relations, which grew to be the second largest Investor Relations firm in Canada with international offices serving a Financial Post 500 and Forbes 100 client base. During his time as President of this firm he marketed more than $4 billion of debt and equity to institutional investors in Canada, the United States and Europe. Mr. Neal has been a consultant to TVX Gold, Glamis Gold, Santa Elina Gold and West Timmins Mining.

Rockgate president Karl Kottmeier commented, "We are very pleased to have Gord Neal join the Rockgate Board. Gord's track record of success in corporate development and finance speaks for itself and we are looking forward to drawing on his wealth of experience to successfully guide the Company as we continue to develop and expand the Falea Uranium Silver project."

The Company also reports that it has granted 1,500,000 stock options to directors, officers and consultants of the company, at an exercise price of 55 cents per share, expiring on August 12, 2014, subject to the terms and conditions of the company's stock option plan.


Karl Kottmeier, President

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