Sterling Shoes Income Fund

Sterling Shoes Income Fund

May 04, 2009 17:01 ET

Sterling Shoes Income Fund Schedules First Quarter 2009 Results Conference Call for May 8, 2009 at 11:00am (PST)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 4, 2009) - In conjunction with the release of its financial results for the first quarter-ended March 31, 2009, Sterling Shoes Income Fund (TSX:SSI.UN) will host a conference call at 11:00am Pacific standard time, (2:00pm Eastern standard time) on Friday, May 8, 2009.

Jeremy Horwitz, President and CEO and Daniel Gumprich, CFO of Sterling Shoes G.P. Inc. will review the first quarter-ended March 31, 2009 financial results and corporate developments. The financial results will be released by newswire on May 7, 2009.

To participate in this conference call, please dial one of the following numbers approximately 5 minutes prior to the commencement of the call:

Toll-free: 1.866.223.7781

GTA local and international: 1.416.340.8018

Should you be unable to participate, a replay will be available until May 22, 2009 by dialing one of the following numbers with the pass-code 6284811:

Toll-free: 1.800.408.3053

GTA local and international: 1.416.695.5800

We look forward to having you participate in our call.

About Sterling Shoes Income Fund

Sterling Shoes is a leading Vancouver-based footwear retailer offering a broad selection of private label and brand name shoes and accessories across five Canadian provinces through its six separate retail banners: Sterling, Joneve, Shoe Warehouse, Freedman Shoes, Gia and Sterling Outlet. Since 1987, Sterling Shoes has grown from five shopping mall locations to 159 stores (as at May 4, 2009) located primarily in high-traffic, high-visibility locations within enclosed shopping malls, on high streets and in strip malls. Sterling Shoes currently employs over 1,000 employees, and its sales for the year-ended December 31, 2008 were $130.8 million. Sterling Shoes' units are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSI.UN. The Fund's convertible unsecured subordinated debentures are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSI.DB.

Additional information about Sterling Shoes Income Fund can be found in the disclosure documents filed by Sterling Shoes Income Fund with the securities regulatory authorities, available at or on our website at

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