IsoEnergy Engages Kin Communications Inc. and Grants Options
Vancouver, BC, October 25, 2016 - IsoEnergy Ltd. (“IsoEnergy” or the “Company”) (TSXV: ISO) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Kin Communications Inc. (“Kin”) to assist with its investor relations activities.
Kin is a Vancouver based, full services investor relations firm specializing in resource companies. Kin will assist the Company in communicating with, and marketing to, finance professionals, potential investors, shareholders and media contacts. As consideration for these services, the Company will pay Kin (from its working capital) a fee of $7,500 per month and will grant Kin 100,000 stock options at an exercise price of $1.00. The options will be exercisable for a period of five years and in accordance with TSX Venture Exchange Policies, will vest in equal quarterly installments commencing on the three-month anniversary of the grant date. The agreement with Kin has an initial term of 12 months. Kin and its principal currently own 1,000 common shares of the Company. Kin has no direct relationship with the Company, other than as contemplated in this agreement.
The investor relations agreement with Kin and the grant of options thereunder is subject to regulatory approval.
The Company would also like to announce the grant of an aggregate of 3,775,000 stock options to directors, employees and certain consultants at an exercise price of $1.00, the same price paid by all participants for (non-flow-through) common shares in the Company’s previous financings. The options are exercisable for a period of five years. The options will be governed by the Company’s stock option plan.
IsoEnergy is a mineral exploration company that was incorporated under the laws of the Province of British Columbia as a wholly-owned subsidiary of NexGen Energy Ltd. (“NexGen”) for the purpose of acquiring a portfolio of early stage mineral exploration properties from NexGen. The principal business activity of IsoEnergy is the acquisition and exploration of early stage mineral properties. IsoEnergy is focused primarily on the exploration of its Radio Project, in which it has an exclusive right to earn a 70% interest, and its 100% owned Thorburn Lake Project, in each case, located in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan. IsoEnergy also holds a 100% interest in each of the Madison, 2Z, Carlson Creek and the Thorburn North property.
IsoEnergy is led and supported by an experienced executive management team and Board of Directors, all of whom have been or are also involved with NexGen and the discovery and development of its Rook 1 project, also located in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan.
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This news release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. “Forward-looking information” includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the activities, events or developments that the Company expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future, including, without limitation, the Company’s exploration plans, but not always, forward-looking information and statements can be identified by the use of words such as “plans”, “expects”, “is expected”, “budget”, “scheduled”, “estimates”, “forecasts”, “intends”, “anticipates”, or “believes” or the negative connotation thereof 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” or the negative connotation thereof.
Forward-looking information and statements are based on the then current expectations, beliefs, assumptions, estimates and forecasts about IsoEnergy’s business and the industry and markets in which it operates. Forward-looking information and statements are made based upon certain assumptions and other important factors that could cause the actual results, performances or achievements of IsoEnergy to be materially different from future results, performances or achievements expressed or implied by such information or statements. Such information and statements are based on numerous assumptions including, among others, that the results of planned exploration activities are as anticipated, the price of uranium, the anticipated cost of planned exploration activities, that general business and economic conditions will not change in a material adverse manner, that financing will be available if and when needed on reasonable terms and that third party contractors, equipment, supplies and governmental and other approvals required to conduct IsoEnergy’s planned exploration activities will be available on reasonable terms and in a timely manner.
Forward-looking information and statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of IsoEnergy to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, risks related to the negative operating cash flow and dependence on third party financing; the uncertainty of additional financing; potential forfeiture of the Radio Option Agreement; the limited operating history of IsoEnergy; the lack of known mineral resources or reserves; the influence of a large Shareholder; alternate sources of energy and uranium prices; aboriginal title and consultation issues; risks related to exploration activities generally; reliance upon key management and other personnel; title to properties; uninsurable risks; conflicts of interest; permits and licenses; environmental and other regulatory requirements; political regulatory risks; competition; and the volatility of share price, all as more particularly described under “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Listing Application available at www.sedar.com.
Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking information or implied by 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 forward-looking information and statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated, estimated or intended. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements or information. The Company undertakes no obligation to update or reissue forward-looking information as a result of new information or events except as required by applicable securities laws.