Greenscape Increases Financial Acumen With Board Addition
*Patrick Bonney Joins the Board of Directors
*Canopy Airport Parking Facility's 2012 Occupancy Up 38%
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Greenscape
Capital Group Inc. ("Greenscape") (TSX-V:GRN) is pleased to announce the
addition of Patrick Bonney to the Board of Directors.
Mr. Bonney is a professional corporate financial and strategic advisor having
worked with leading investment banking institutions for the past twenty years
in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. He has advised on
corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions involving global industry
specialization in the industrials and technology sectors.
At Deutsche Bank in Tokyo and in London he originated and executed a
multi-billion dollar spinout and merger, as well as numerous other advisory
assignments. Mr. Bonney subsequently co-founded three institutional private
equity/real estate funds in Tokyo with combined equity capital of $500
Additionally, Mr. Bonney was previously the Head of M&A Investment Banking at
WestLB Securities in Tokyo; Head of Japanese Multinational Corporate Finance
at Royal Bank in Toronto; and member of the cross-border real estate
acquisition team of Yasuda Trust (now Mizuho Trust & Banking) completing in
excess of $1.0 billion on behalf of Japanese clients (Mr. Bonney is fluent in
Rick Baxter, CEO stated, "I am very pleased to have Mr. Bonney, an experienced
financial advisor, join the Greenscape Board and look forward to working with
him as we grow our operations and make new acquisitions in 2013."
Greenscape is also pleased to report that occupancy continued to trend
positively through 2012 at the Canopy Airport Parking Facility. Car count
numbers are up 38% year-over-year, for the 12 months ended December 31, 2012.
Bryan Slusarchuk is stepping down from the Board of Directors, and will remain
available to the company as an advisor. The company wishes to thank him for
Greenscape Capital Group is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia.The
company's core asset is the Canopy Airport Parking Facility, a 4,200 space
state-of-the-art parking structure servicing the Denver International
Airport. Canopy is known as North America's Greenest Parking Facility, is
certified as a Demonstrator Site for the Green Parking Council and operates up
to 75% more energy efficiently than competing parking facilities, thereby
increasing the company's bottom line. Greenscape seeks to maximize
shareholder value by exploring new opportunities and growth in the US
commercial real estate market. For more information visit
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
"Rick Baxter" President and CEO
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Forward-looking statements consist of statements that are not purely
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intentions regarding the future.Such statements are subject to risks and
uncertainties that may cause actual results, performance or developments to
differ materially from those contained in the statements.No assurance can be
given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements
will occur or, if they do occur, what benefits the Company will obtain from
them. In particular, no assurance can be given thatoccupancy rates at the
Canopy Parking Facility will continue to increase and outperform
CONTACT: Greenscape Capital Group Inc.
Suite 700 - 510 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V6B 1L8
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