Valencia Ventures Inc.
TSX VENTURE : VVI.H
NEX BOARD : VVI.H

Valencia Ventures Inc.

February 22, 2016 18:00 ET

Valencia Welcomes Tito Gandhi to the Board

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 22, 2016) - Valencia Ventures Inc. (NEX:VVI.H) ("Valencia" or the "Company") announces that effective immediately, Tito Gandhi has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company.

Mr. Gandhi has over 32 years of experience in operations, public markets and finance. He has been a technology entrepreneur for the past 20 years. During his time he has bought, operated, restructured, and sold a number of companies. In 1996 he founded and served as President and CEO of Office Solutions Group, a technology solution provider that was acquired by Imagistics/Oce in 2004, which was subsequently acquired by Canon Japan. From March 2007 to present Mr. Gandhi has been CEO of Raj Gaming Corp, a casino in the Dominican Republic, until he joined Imperus Technologies Corp. in 2010, where he served as CFO. Mr. Gandhi has a Higher National Diploma in Business Studies from North Herts College in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, UK.

The appointment of Mr. Gandhi follows the resignation of Dave Antony from the board of directors of Valencia. The management and board of Valencia would like to thank Mr. Antony for his service and the contributions he has made to the Company and wish him well in his future endeavours.

About Valencia

Valencia is a Canadian resource company with common shares that trade on the NEX Board of the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol VVI.

Forward-Looking Information Cautionary Statement

This press release contains "forward looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward looking information includes without limitation, statements regarding the impact of the appointment and resignation of directors of the company. Generally, forward looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plans", "expects" or "does not expect", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", or "believes", or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved". Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including but not limited to: general business, economic, competitive, geopolitical and social uncertainties; the actual results of current exploration activities; other risks of the mining industry and the risks described in the public disclosure documents of the Company. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward looking information. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

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Contact Information

  • Valencia Ventures Inc.
    Fred Leigh
    President and CEO
    (416) 861-5933