TORONTO, ONTARIO, Oct. 21, 2009 (Marketwire) -- Kermode Exploration Ltd. (formerly Lease-Rite Corporation Inc.) (the "Company" or "Kermode") is pleased to announce that Michael Shunock and Arthur Richard Post have been appointed as directors of the Company. Edward Togeretz and Henry Venema have both resigned as directors. John Devine remains President, C.E.O. and a director of the Company and Mike Shunock has been appointed secretary.
Mr. Shunock has 50 years of experience within the financial and investment dealer community. During that time, he participated and assisted in raising financing for many junior mineral exploration companies including Harte Gold Corp. Mr. Shunock is presently a director of Harte Gold Corp. Mr. Post has worked in the heavy equipment industry working with Bethleham Trenching in Burlington, Ontario and then with Flamborough Construction Ltd. He has worked with Flamborough since 1997 and has recently been appointed as General Manager of Flamborough. Mr. Devine, on behalf of the Board of Directors, wishes to thank Henry Venema and Edward Togeretz for their services to the Board of Directors of the Company for the last three (3) years. The Company is currently in the process of preparing its financial disclosure for the years ended December 31, 2007 and December 31, 2008 as well as the interim periods for March 31, 2009, June 30, 2009 and September 30, 2009 which will be followed up by an application to the Ontario Securities Commission to lift the Cease Trade Order currently imposed upon the Company as a result of the failure to file its December 31, 2007 audited financial statements.
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