SOURCE: Southern California Investment Association

Southern California Investment Association

March 09, 2010 09:30 ET

SCIA "Spring Into Action Conference"

April 3rd, 2010 Hilton Hotel, Irvine, CA

SAN CLEMENTE, CA--(Marketwire - March 9, 2010) -  Southern California Investment Association will spring into action on Saturday, April 3rd, 2010. SCIA will welcome Brokers, Institutions, Funds and Accredited Investors looking for new opportunities Saturday, April 3rd, 2010. Starting with 8:00 a.m. registration including buffet breakfast and sit down lunch at the Hilton Hotel/Orange County Airport (949-833-3331) 18800 Mac Arthur Blvd., Irvine, CA 92612, conveniently located across from the John Wayne Airport (SNA).

** All public videos are posted and streaming on the web right now check out the presentation by clicking on the following link. **

http://www.sciaconference.com/publiccoreg.htm

For a link to private companies please email us.

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER TO ATTEND at www.SCIAconference.com

Exciting over looked and under valued public and private companies are presenting new opportunities every 15 minutes after breakfast.

A Summary of Companies which will present Saturday:

GWG Life -- (Private) -- www.gwglife.com -- GWG Life has been in the secondary market for life insurance since 2004. Since inception, GWG Life has settled over $1 billion in policies and maintains over $350 million in senior financing for the asset class. GWG Life currently manages a portfolio of insurance policies exceeding $875 million in face value. The principals and directors of GWG Life have significant experience in the alternative asset area, encompassing a variety of offerings.

U.S. Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: USEG) -- www.usnrg.com -- U.S. Energy Corp engages in the acquisition, exploration, holding, sale, and/or development of mineral properties. Its principal mineral interests are in molybdenum, base, and precious metals. The company also owns a minority working interest in the United States Gulf Coast region oil and gas well, as well as owns interests in geothermal properties. In addition, the company has real estate operations, which include a multifamily real estate development located in Gillette, Wyoming. U.S. Energy Corp. was founded in 1966 and is based in Riverton, Wyoming.

Paxton Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: PXTE) Paxton Energy, Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and drilling of natural gas and oil properties. It owns a working interest of 8,843-acre balance in the Cooke Ranch prospect in the Cooke Ranch field of La Salle County and Jefferson County, Texas. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Carson City, Nevada.

About Southern California Investment Association:
SCIA National Small Cap Syndicate is a comprehensive national organization developed to facilitate stock support and capital formation for small and emerging-growth companies. The alliance consists of almost 200 influential member firms plus associates including broker/dealers, investment bankers, investment advisors, analysts, market makers, venture capitalists, fund managers, media and accredited investors. The syndicate provides equity and debt financing, institutional and retail stock support, market making, mergers and more. The SCIA syndicate has been instrumental in funding over $100 million per year since 2000 and has introduced many of the good companies available in the markets.

2010 Conference Schedule: Saturdays, April 3rd, June 5th, August 7th, October 2nd, and Dec 4th.

SCIA Sponsors: Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Co., www.continentalstock.com 

SCIA Associate Sponsors: Marketwire, www.marketwire.com, SNN, www.stocknewsnow.com

Come join us for an exciting Spring Conference.

Please pre-register your attendance, and renew your membership on our web site at www.SCIAconference.com, and mark your meal selection also.

Thank you for your support.

Looking forward to seeing everyone on Saturday!

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