Sentry Select Capital Corp.

Sentry Select Capital Corp.

April 22, 2008 10:38 ET

Sentry Select Capital Corp. Announces Changes to Its Investment Department

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 22, 2008) - Sentry Select Capital Corp. ("Sentry Select" or the "Company") announces that David M. Schwartz has retired from his position of Senior Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of Sentry Select. "David had a great impact on the growth of the company over his 13 years with Sentry Select" said John F. Driscoll, Chief Executive Officer and President of Sentry Select.

The Company is pleased to announce that Sandy McIntyre has accepted the position of Chief Investment Officer of Sentry Select, in addition to maintaining the titles of Senior Vice-President and Senior Portfolio Manager. Mr. McIntyre has over 30 years of experience managing equity and fixed income investment portfolios, most recently with an emphasis on income equity mandates.

The Company also announces that Glenn MacNeill is no longer employed by Sentry Select. Sandy McIntyre, Kevin MacLean and Laura Lau have taken over all portfolio management duties previously handled by Mr. MacNeill.

Sentry Select Capital Corp.

Sentry Select is a Canadian wealth management company that manages over $6.5 billion in assets as of March 31, 2008. The Company offers a diverse range of investment products including closed-end trusts, mutual funds, principal-protected notes and flow-through limited partnerships, covering a variety of domestic and global mandates. Sentry Select is the manager and/or advisor to 29 Toronto Stock Exchange-listed reporting issuers. In addition, Sentry Select manages and/or provides advisory services to four reporting issuers listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Currently, Sentry Select's portfolio management team is comprised of:

Equity Income Management Team

- J.A. (Sandy) McIntyre - Chief Investment Officer, Senior Vice-President and Senior Portfolio Manager

- Michael Simpson, CFA - Vice-President and Senior Portfolio Manager

- Dennis Mitchell, CFA - Portfolio Manager

- Aubrey Hearn, CFA - Senior Research Analyst

Natural Resource Management Team

- Kevin MacLean, CFA, P.Eng. - Vice-President and Senior Portfolio Manager

- Laura Lau, CFA - Senior Portfolio Manager

- Swanzy Quarshie, CFA - Research Analyst

- Peter Bures - Investment Analyst

Equity Management Team

- Gordon Higgins, CA, MBA, CFA - Vice-President, Equities

- J. Andrew Guy, MBA, CFA - Portfolio Manager

- John Miller, CFA - Senior Research Analyst

Certain statements included in this news release constitute forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, those identified by the expressions ''expect'', ''intend'', "will" and similar expressions to the extent they relate to Sentry Select. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts but reflect Sentry Select's current expectations regarding future results or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations. Although Sentry Select believes that the assumptions inherent in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and, accordingly, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such statements due to the inherent uncertainty therein. Sentry Select undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statement or information whether as a result of new information, future events or other such factors which affect this information, except as required by law.

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