GreenStar Appoints Michael Newman as Executive Chairman

GreenStar Appoints Michael Newman as Executive Chairman 
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/04/14 --   GreenStar
Agricultural Corporation (TSX VENTURE: GRE) ("GreenStar" or the
"Corporation"), a producer of canned tomato paste, canned peaches,
mandarin oranges and grapes, and a supplier of fresh mandarin
oranges, young bamboo shoots and mature bamboo, is pleased to
announce the appointment of G. Michael Newman to the position of
Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective immediately.
Mr. Newman's main role, aside from co-chairing the Corporation's
Board of Directors, will be overseeing the Corporation's proposed
expansion into North America, interaction with GreenStar's PRC based
Chairman, CEO and management, and liaising with Canadian
Mr. Newman, who has been the lead director of GreenStar since 2011,
brings to his new position thirty-five years of public markets
background and experience, as an officer and/or director of a number
of TSX and TSX.V listed companies. He is the founder, and from 1999
to 2009 was the President and CEO of InterRent Real Estate Investment
Trust, and also served on the Board of Director of the SKOR Food
Group Inc., from 1997 until its acquisition by Colabor Group Inc., in
2012. Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Guan Lianyun, GreenStar's
Chairman and CEO, stated, "We are pleased that Mr. Newman has
accepted this appointment, and look forward to working with him to
accomplish GreenStar's goal of becoming a major global company in the
agricultural and food industry." 
GreenStar also announced the appointment of Mr. Conor Bill to the
Corporation's Audit Committee, replacing Mr. Newman. As a result,
GreenStar now has a totally independent Audit Committee. Mr. Bill is
the CEO of Artemis Wealth. 
About GreenStar Agricultural Corporation 
GreenStar operates two main divisions, agricultural and food
processing. The agricultural division is involved in the cultivation
and harvesting of agricultural products such as fresh fruit and
vegetables, for sale either directly as fresh fruit and vegetables or
canned, and sold overseas and domestically. The food processing
division is primarily involved in the processing of canned food,
which includes canned tomato paste, canned boiled bamboo shoots,
canned oranges, canned peaches and various other types of fruits and
GreenStar has been operating for over 19 years. Through the
application of science and technology in production, quality control
and assurance, and business operations and management, GreenStar has
focused on maintaining product and reputational excellence with a
high standard of food quality. Key assets include a well established
management team, modern production facilities, and a close
partnership with local farmers. 
GreenStar Agricultural Corp. is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange
under the symbol "GRE". 
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Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Information: 
Certain statements in this press release may constitute "forward
looking" statements which involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results,
performance or achievements of the Corporation to be materially
different from any future results, performance or achievements
expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. When used in
this press release, such statements may use such words as "may",
"will", "expect", "believe", "plan" and other similar terminology.
These statements reflect management's current expectations regarding
future events and operating performance and speak only as of the date
of this press release. Forward looking information in this press
release includes managements plan to expand to North America and to
become a major global company in the agricultural and food industry.
These forward looking statements involve a number of risks and
uncertainties. Some of the factors that could cause actual results to
differ materially from those expressed in or underlying such forward
looking statements are the effects of, as well as changes in:
international, national and local business and economic conditions;
political or economic instability in the Corporation's markets;
competition; legislation and governmental regulation; and accounting
policies and practices. The foregoing list of factors is not
exhaustive. Please see the Corporation's annual MD&A dated April 25,
2013, available on, for a more detailed description of
the risk factors. The Corporation undertakes no obligation to update
publicly or revise any forward looking information, whether a result
of new information, future results or otherwise, except as required
by law. 
GreenStar Agricultural Corporation
Robert Macdonald
(416) 849 3858 
Investor Cubed Inc.
(647) 258-3311 or (888) 258-3323
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