Lonestar Capital Corp.

Lonestar Capital Corp.

May 05, 2008 13:54 ET

Wall Street Veteran, and Solar Expert, J. Peter Lynch to Join Lonestar Executive Team

HOUSTON, TEXAS--(Marketwire - May 5, 2008) - Lonestar Capital Corporation ("Lonestar" or "The Company") (TSX VENTURE:LON.P) is pleased to announce J. Peter Lynch, has joined the Company as Executive Vice President of Strategic Development.

Mr. Lynch is a leading Wall Street analyst and private equity authority on investing in renewable energy. During the last 30 years he has raised or assisted in raising well over $500M in investment capital for early stage solar energy-related companies and other types of renewable energy technologies and is a highly sought after advisor on solar industry technologies. He has served as an officer, director or advisor to numerous companies over the years with a primary focus on technology development and strategic partnering. In addition, he has worked during those 30 years as an independent securities analyst in small emerging technology companies with a primary focus in alternative energy and has served as a contributing editor to leading alternative energy publications primarily directed at the solar industry.

Harry Fleming, CEO of Lonestar, commented, "Mr. Lynch's knowledge of the solar market and forecasts of future trends will be invaluable to the Company as it seeks its target for its Qualifying Transaction." Mr. Lynch is regularly featured in national and international news outlets. Mr. Lynch holds a BA in Economics from Villanova University and an MBA in Finance from SUNY Albany.

About Lonestar Capital Corp.

Lonestar is a capital pool company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. The principal business of Lonestar is the identification and evaluation of assets or businesses with a view to completing a Qualifying Transaction. The Company has not commenced commercial operations and has no assets other than cash. The Company has commenced the process of identifying potential acquisitions. To date, the Company has not yet identified a company or assets for a potential Qualifying Transaction. Furthermore, the Company has not entered into an Agreement in Principle.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore, involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. The Company assumes no obligation to for the accuracy or completeness of those forward looking statements and undertakes no obligation to revise these forward looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements made in this Press Release.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Lonestar Capital Corporation
    Harry Fleming
    (604) 357-7577
    (604) 683-0646 (FAX)