Strata Minerals completes $500,000 financing

pcNewsWire – Strata Minerals Inc. (TSX-V: SMP.H) has closed previously announced non-brokered private placement of 2,500,000 common shares at $0.20 per share for gross proceeds of $500,000. Insiders, Hugh Agro (CEO & Director), Donald Birak, Michael Mansfield, and Carmelo Marrelli (each a Director) collectively acquired the 175,000 shares.

Press Release

Strata Minerals Announces Closing of $500,000 Non-Brokered Private Placement

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 8, 2017) –


Strata Minerals Inc. (NEX:SMP.H) (“Strata Minerals” or, the “Company”) announces the that it has completed a non-brokered financing for the gross proceeds of $500,000 by way of private placement of 2,500,000 common shares of the Company (each a “Share”) at the price of $0.20 per Share (the “Offering”).

The securities issued pursuant to the Offering are subject to a four month and one day statutory hold period. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the Offering for general working capital purposes.

In connection with the Offering, Hugh Agro, President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Company, and Messrs. Donald Birak, Michael Mansfield, and Carmelo Marrelli, each a Director of the Company, and collectively with Mr. Agro “Insiders”) have acquired the 175,000 Shares in the aggregate. This issuance of common shares to Insiders is considered a “related party transaction” as such term is defined under MI 61-101. The Company is relying on exemptions from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements provided under MI 61- 101 on the basis that participation in the Offering by Insiders does not exceed 25% of the fair market value of the Company’s market capitalization.

Early Warning Reports.

Immediately prior to the Offering, each of Hugh Agro and Peter Kozicz were insiders of the Company as the term is defined by in applicable Canadian securities legislation. Immediately prior to the Offering Mr. Agro directly or indirectly held 2,469,225 or approximately 23.6% of the then issued and outstanding Shares, and Mr. Kozicz directly or indirectly held 1,184,545, or approximately 11.3% of the then issued and outstanding Shares. Following the Offering Mr. Agro holds 2,519,225 or approximately 19.4% of the total number of issued and outstanding Shares. The Shares were acquired by Mr. Agro for investment purposes, and depending on market and other conditions, he may from time to time in the future increase or decrease his ownership, control or direction over securities of the Company through market transactions, private agreements, or otherwise. For the purposes of this notice, the address of Mr. Agro and Mr. Kozicz is 82 Richmond Street East, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1P1.

Following the Offering Mr. Kozicz’ holding of 1,184,545 Shares constitutes approximately 9.1% of the total number of issued and outstanding Shares and therefore Mr. Kozicz ceases to be an insider of the Company.

In satisfaction of the requirements of the National Instrument 62-104 – Take-Over Bids And Issuer Bids and National Instrument 62-103 – The Early Warning System and Related Take-Over Bid and Insider Reporting Issues, Early Warning reports respecting the acquisitions of Shares by Mr. Agro and Mr. Kozicz will be filed under the Company’s SEDAR Profile at

About Strata Minerals Inc.

Strata Minerals Inc. is a mineral exploration and development company. The Company holds a 51% interest in the Diamond Mountain phosphate project located in the State of Utah. The Company is currently assessing exploration and development plans for Diamond Mountain and evaluating other business development opportunities. Additional disclosure of the Company’s financial statements, technical reports, material change reports, news releases and other information can be obtained on SEDAR at

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

Contact Information

Shaun Drake
(416) 848-0107