Mission Ready Services Inc. (MRS: TSX-V), (“Mission Ready” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of a $1.5 million private placement offering, first announced March 11, 2014, of Units of the Company at an issue price of $0.25 per Unit, each Unit consisting of (a) one common share of the Company (a “Share” or “Shares”), and (b) one share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”) of the Company (a “Unit” or “Units”). Each Warrant shall entitle the holder thereof to acquire one additional Share (a “Warrant Share” or “Warrant Shares”) at an exercise price of $0.50 per Warrant Share and expiring on August 26, 2015.
The closing took place in two tranches, 5,120,000 Units closed on April 1, 2014 and are restricted for resale until August 2, 2014 and the remaining 880,000 Units closed on April 16, 2014 and are restricted for resale until August 17, 2014.
The Units were sold, on a private placement basis, to persons who qualified as “accredited investors” or by other such exemptions available under applicable securities legislation in Canada and other jurisdictions determined by the Company. The securities offered are subject to resale restrictions pursuant to the applicable securities laws.
In consideration, finders were paid a cash commission of $90,800 and 236,400 broker Units warrants. Each unit is comprised of one share and one warrant. Each warrant shall entitle the holder thereof to acquire one additional share at a price of $0.50 per warrant share and expiring on August 26, 2015.
Business of the Company
MRSI was formed to meet a critical need of one of the world’s largest customers, the US Government and in particular the Departments of Defence, Homeland Security and Justice and various other agencies such as law enforcement, first responders and the many others worldwide that help to safeguard our health and security.
MRSI’s mission is to save lives and enhance the performance of military personnel, first responders, and those who protect us by working to ensure they are equipped with the best possible personal protective equipment.
MRSI’s management team offers over 100 years of combined industry experience and is composed of industry experts in developing products, contracting, and selling to the federal government, first responders and tactical markets through open market procurements, teaming arrangements, and a variety of federal contract tools.
Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, MRSI has three distinct, synergistic operating divisions:
- Strategic consulting services and manufacturers representation
- Equipment inspection, cleaning/decontamination and repair services of personal protection equipment
- Product research and development
For further information, visit the Company’s website at www.missionready.ca or contact:
Terry Nixon, Director, Corporate Communications
Mission Ready Services Inc.
President & CEO
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Forward-looking statements are based on assumptions management believes to be reasonable. Although Mission Ready Services Inc. 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 information. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Mission Ready Services Inc. does not undertake to update any forward-looking information that is included herein, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
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