VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA (Feb. 5, 2010) — TSX Venture Exchange today announced that Leisure Canada Inc. (TSX-V:LCN) (“LCN” or the “Company”) has been named as one of the TSX Venture 50, a ranking of strong performers listed on TSX Venture Exchange. TSX Venture 50 is comprised of 10 emerging companies in five industry sectors that have been identified as leaders in Canada’s public venture market. LCN is ranked Number 2 in the Diversified Industries sector.
“It is an honour to be named as part of this year’s TSX Venture 50,” said Robin Conners, President of the Company. “Our listing on the TSX Venture Exchange has provided us with the ideal environment to achieve our investment and growth objectives.” Mr. Conners also recognized the roles of Dundee Securities Corp. and Paradigm Capital Inc., as well as MAC Capital Limited in the Company’s achievement.
The 2010 TSX Venture 50 were selected based on four equally weighted criteria that include return on investment, trading, analyst coverage and market capitalization growth in Cleantech, Diversified Industries, Mining, Oil & Gas and Technology and Life Sciences sectors.
“We are pleased to celebrate the 2010 TSX Venture 50,” said John McCoach, President, TSX Venture Exchange. “These outstanding companies are proven leaders in their respective sectors and we are proud to have them listed on TSX Venture Exchange. We wish them all continued success.”
Leisure Canada Inc is the leader in joint-venture luxury resort development in Cuba. LCN is the largest foreign holder of surface rights in Cuba.
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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Robin Conners, President and Chief Executive Officer
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