Western Pacific Trust Company

Western Pacific Trust Company

November 28, 2006 17:11 ET

Western Pacific Trust Company: Appointment of New President and CEO

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 28, 2006) - Western Pacific Trust Company (TSX VENTURE:WP) is pleased to announce that Mr. Rocco Liscio, C.A. is assuming the position of President and Chief Executive Officer effective November 28, 2006.

Mr. Liscio has been a Director of the Company since February 8, 2006.

Mr. Liscio, who is no relation to Board Chair, Dr. Anthony Liscio, has held a number of senior executive positions over the last 15 years. His financial leadership and considerable experience with public company reporting, finances and corporate governance has made him a highly effective member of the Board. He has a solid track record in the development and implementation of financial and operational strategies, which will be invaluable to the Company in advancing its business plan.

The Company takes this opportunity of thanking former President and C.E.O., Mr. Victor Lee, for his efforts and energies over the past two years, and wishes him success in his future endeavours.

About Western Pacific Trust Company

Western Pacific Trust Company is a non-deposit taking financial corporation. Western Pacific is licensed under the Financial Institutions Act in British Columbia as a Trust Company, and is also registered extra-provincially in Alberta as a non-deposit taking Trust Company. Western Pacific Trust has two wholly owned subsidiaries: Futureworth Financial Planners Corp., a licensed mutual fund dealer in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Nova Scotia, and Western Equity Loans Ltd., a registered mortgage broker in British Columbia and Ontario.

Anthony Liscio, Chairman of the Board

This news release was prepared by the Board of Directors which is solely responsible for its contents.

The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.

Contact Information

  • Western Pacific Trust Company
    Anthony Liscio
    Chairman of the Board
    (604) 683-0455
    (604) 669-6978 (FAX)
    Website: www.westernpacifictrust.com