May 1, 2013
NOBLE IRON INC.
May 1, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TSX Venture: NIR
Noble Iron Receives $5,000,000 Investment
Houston, Texas – Noble Iron Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange: NIR) (“Noble Iron” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of a non-brokered private placement offering (the “Private Placement”) for 3,846,154 common shares (the “Common Shares”) of the Company at a price of $1.30 per share, for gross proceeds of $5,000,000. The Private Placement was fully subscribed, and the Company intends to use the proceeds for growth and development initiatives.
Nabil Kassam, Executive Chairman of Noble Iron commented, “participants in the offering ranged from institutional funds to Silicon Valley-based investors interested in the disruptive nature of our operating model.” He continued, “our new investors add significant strategic strength to Noble Iron as we continue building a remarkable company.”
The Common Shares issued in connection with the closing of the Private Placement are subject to hold periods of four months and one day from the date of distribution under applicable securities laws and stock exchange rules. The Private Placement is subject to receipt of final TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange) approval.
More information may be found at www.SEDAR.com.
About Noble Iron Inc. (NIR: TSX Venture Exchange)
Noble Iron Inc. operates in three complementary sectors: equipment rental, equipment sales and enterprise software for the construction and industrial equipment industry.
The Company operates its equipment rental and dealership business under the name “Noble Iron”, and currently serves customers in California and Texas. Noble Iron rents and sells a wide range of construction equipment and accessories, and is the exclusive distributor of LiuGong Construction Machinery equipment in Southeast Texas.
Noble Iron Inc.’s software division, Texada Software, develops software applications to manage the complete equipment ownership lifecycle: from acquisition, rental, sales, maintenance, utilization analysis, through to disposal. Texada offers in-the-cloud or client-based software, and is scalable to meet the needs of any customer.
Noble Iron Inc. can be reached at 1-832-767-4424, or at www.nobleiron.com.
Corporate communications contact:
Chief Financial Officer
Noble Iron Inc.
1-832-767-4424 Ext. 207
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