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Global Hunter Securities Hosts 1,100 Attendees at Highly Successful 2011 GHS Conference in San Francisco


Global Hunter Securities, LLC concluded its highly successful 2011 GHS Conference in San Francisco earlier this week after bringing together more than 1,000 companies, investors and securities industry professionals. The conference's six presentation tracks included two each for the Energy, Metals & Mining and China sectors.

During the event, GHS hosted more than 1,100 one-on-one meetings between management teams and investment professionals. Each sector featured special kick-off presentations by noted thought leaders in their respective industries.

“We structured this conference to be exactly what an investment conference ought to be: built on a foundation of companies worthy of investment consideration and filled with savvy institutional investors who can make those investments,” said Daniel O. Conwill, IV, chairman and chief executive officer of GHS. “We succeeded in giving both sides a rewarding investment experience while mixing in an off-hours ambiance that further enhanced dialogue between companies and investors. I could not be happier with the work of our conference team.”

Companies that presented at the conference included:

Abraxas Petroleum Corp (AXAS)
ATP Oil & Gas Corporation (ATPG)
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)
Callon Petroleum (CPE)
Comstock Resources (CRK)
Crimson Exploration Inc. (CXPO)
Cross Border Resources (XBOR)
Energy Partners, Ltd. (EPL)
Energy XXI (EXXI)
Enhanced Oil Resources (TSXV: EOR)
Evolution Petroleum Corp. (EPM)
Far East Energy Corporation (FEEC)
Forbes Energy Services (TSX: FRB)
FX Energy (FXEN)
Geokinetics Inc. (GOK)
Geomet, Inc. (GMET)
GeoResources Inc. (GEOI)
Goodrich Petroleum (GDP)
Gulfmark Offshore (GLF)
Harvest Natural Resources (HNR)
Hercules Offshore (HERO)
Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (HOS)
Houston American Energy (HUSA)
Hunt Global Resources (HGCO)
Hyperdynamics Corporation (HDY)
Key Energy Services Inc. (KEG)
Magnum Hunter Resources (MHR)
Mitcham Industries (MIND)
Natural Gas Services (NGS)
New Guinea Energy (NGELF)
NiMin Energy (TSX: NNN)
Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NOG)
OYO Geospace Corp. (OYOG)
Penn Virginia Corporation (PVA)
PetroQuest Energy (PQ)
Pioneer Drilling Company (PDC)
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (KWK)
RAM Energy Resources (RAM)
Recovery Energy (RECV)
Resolute Energy (REN)
Swift Energy (SFY)
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TAT)
Triangle Petroleum (TPLM)
Tri-Valley Corporation (TIV)
U.S. Energy Corp. (USEG)
Union Drilling (UDRL)
Vantage Drilling (VTG)
Venoco Inc. (VQ)
Voyager Oil & Gas, Inc. (VOG)
W&T Offshore Inc. (WTI)
Waldron Energy Corp. (TSX: WDN)
Warren Resources (WRES)
Xtreme Coil Drilling Corp. (TSX: XDC)
Metals & Mining
Alderon Resource Corp. (TSXV: ADV)
Almaden Minerals (AAU)
Altan Rio Minerals & Altan Nevada Minerals (private)
Andover Ventures Inc. (TSXV: AOX)
Arabian American Development (ARSD)
Axmin Inc. (TSXV: AXM)
Belo Sun Mining (TSXV: BSX)
Comstock Mining Inc. (LODE)
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (CXZ)
Endeavour Mining (TSX: EDV)
Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK)
Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSXV: MIN)
Extorre Gold Mines (XG)
Fire River Gold Corp. (TSXV: FAU)
First Majestic Silver (AG)
Frontier Rare Earths Limited (TSX: FRO)
Geomega Resources Inc. (TSXV: GMA)
Gold Resource Corp. (GORO)
Golden Hope Mines (TSXV: GNH)
Goldgroup Mining, Inc. (TSX: GGA)
Great Panther Silver Limited (GPL)
Hecla Mining Co. (HL)
Hondo Minerals (HMNC)
International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. (THM)
L&L Energy (LLEN)
Maudore Minerals (TSXV: MAO)
Minaurum Gold Inc. (TSXV: MGG)
Minefinders Corp. Ltd. (MFN)
Northern Graphite Corporation (TSXV: NGC)
NovaGold Resources Inc. (NG)
Passport Potash (TSXV: PPI)
Platinum Group Metals (PLG)
Quaterra Resources (QMM)
Rare Element Resources (REE)
Revett Minerals, Inc. (TSX: RVM)
Revolution Resources Corp. (TSX: RV)
Riverside Resources (TSXV: RRI)
Riverstone Resources (TSXV: RVS)
San Gold Corporation (TSX: SGR)
Sandspring Resources (SSP)
Silver Bull Resources (SVBL)
Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW)
Silvermex Resources, Inc. (TSX: SLX)
Sunridge Gold Corp. (TSXV: SGC)
Talison Lithium (TSX: TLH)
Tasman Metals, Ltd. (TSXV: TSM)
Texas Rare Earth (TRER)
Timberline Resources (TLR)
U.S. Antimony Corporation (UAMY)
U.S. China Mining Group (SGZH)
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSXV: USA)
UR Energy (URG)
Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC)
Verde Potash (TSXV: NPK)
AgFeed Industries, Inc. (FEED)
Asia Pacific Wire and Cable Corp Ltd (APWC)
BEFUT International (BFTI)
Biostar Pharmaceuticals (BSPM)
China Carbon Graphite (CHGI)
China Ceramics Co. (CCCL)
China Chemical Corporation (CHCC)
China Clean Energy (CCGY)
China Direct Industries, Inc. (CDII)
China Gengsheng Minerals (CHGS)
China Gerui Advanced Materials (CHOP)
China Green Agriculture (CGA)
China Hydroelectric Corp. (CHC)
China Industrial Waste Management Inc. (CIWT)
China Linen Textile Industry (CTXIF)
China New Media (CMDI)
China North East Petroleum Holdings (NEP)
China Power Equipment (CPQQ)
China Recycling Energy Corporation (CREG)
China TechFaith Wireless (CNTF)
Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (DHRM)
eFuture Information Technology (EFUT)
Enviro Energy International Holdings (1102.HK)
Fushi Copperweld (FSIN)
Global Education & Technology Group (GEDU)
Highpower International (HPJ)
Kingold Jewelry, Inc. (KGJI)
Lentuo International (LAS)
Lihua International (LIWA)
Lizhan Environmental Corp. (LZEN)
Longwei Petroluem Investment Hldg Ltd (LPH)
NeoStem Inc. (NBS)
Noah Education Holdings (NED)
Nutrastar International (NUIN)
Ossen Innovation Co. (OSN)
Shengkai Innovations, Inc. (VALV)
SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries Inc (SCOK)
SinoHub, Inc. (SIHI)
SkyPeople Fruit Juice (SPU)
Sunwin International Neutraceuticals (SUWN)
Sutor Technology Group (SUTR)
Tongxin International Inc. (TXIC)
Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (TRIT)
Zoom Technologies, Inc. (ZOOM)
ZST Digital Networks, Inc. (ZSTN)

About Global Hunter Securities

Global Hunter Securities, LLC (GHS) is a full-service investment bank focusing on the Energy, International, Healthcare and Metals & Mining sectors. In the first six months of 2011, the firm completed 25 transactions totaling some $3.1 billion in aggregate value. GHS provides insightful research, innovative capital raising and financial advisory and restructuring services supported by a sales and trading staff with world-wide reach. Global Hunter has offices in seven states and nine cities, including New Orleans, Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Ft. Worth, Houston, New York, Newport Beach, and San Francisco. For more information about Global Hunter, please visit

Global Hunter Securities, LLC
Robert Parry, 949-335-0695

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