SOURCE: Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc.
Neptune Appoints IR firm for the US
Laval, Québec, CANADA – September 20, 2010 – Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc.
(“Neptune”) (NASDAQ.NEPT - TSX.V.NTB) today announces that it has appointed CEOcast, Inc.
(“CEOcast”) as investor relation (“IR”) firm for the United States (“US”).
Neptune has entered into an IR agreement with CEOcast on September 15, 2010 to develop and implement a
capital markets program for US (the “Agreement”). The Agreement is subject to TSX-Venture approval.
“The addition of CEOcast to our IR team for the US is an important step toward our new fully integrated IR
strategy. Indeed, with exhaustive presence in North America, we are confident we will achieve our goals, which
are to increase trading volume on NASDAQ and TSX-V as well as achieving a fair market value representation
for Neptune shares while increasing the investment community awareness for Neptune.” stated André Godin,
Vice-President, Administration & Finance.
CEOcast, Inc. is a leading New York-based investor relations firm that is highly proactive and has developed
proprietary databases affording clients unique access to high net-worth and micro-cap institutional investors.
CEOcast's activities are designed to drive liquidity and awareness of a public company's stock. The firm's
principals and employees have decades of experience in the investor relations area, utilizing proven strategies and
proprietary distribution methods to help increase awareness of its clients. CEOcast achieves this through the
extensive use of road shows, media exposure, the Internet, direct mail and conference calls with both the retail
and institutional investment community.
The term of the IR Agreement is for an initial period of six months. In addition to a fee of $7,500 per month,
CEOcast has been granted options to purchase an aggregate total of 50,000 common shares of Neptune at a
price of $2 per share. The options will vest in eq