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INTERVIEW: Avalon VP Discusses Lithium Markets and Separation Rapids Project

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Avalon VP Discusses Lithium Markets and Separation Rapids Project

Why Lithium?

  • Lithium has been used in ceramics and glass for many decades.
  • The largest use for lithium is in rechargeable batteries and this use for lithium was invented in the 70’s.
  • The use of lithium in batteries has tripled since 2008 (20,026 t LCE in 2008 to 64,398t LCE in 2014) and the forecasted growth rate of lithium demand growth is 8% per year to 2025 and the predicted growth rate for li in battery use is 13% (CAGR).

About Our Guest

  • Pierre brings leadership and international marketing, sales and trading experience in London Metal Exchange (LME) traded metals, industrial chemicals and industrial minerals to Avalon.
  • Has over 25 years of experience in LME and non-LME traded commodities.
  • At Avalon, responsible for understanding the markets and creating strategic partnerships with potential customers and investors.

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INTERVIEW: Avalon Rare Metals Offers Investors Exposure to Heavy Rare Earths, Tin and Lithium in Canada

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:20 AM on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

  • Avalon offers diversified exposure to a broad range of rare metals and minerals (including tin) that are critical raw materials for clean technology
  • Nechalacho Project, with a completed feasibility study, an approved Environmental Assessment and a rare earth oxide refining solution in place, is uniquely positioned to bring a new supply of the scarce, yet vital heavy rare earths to the market
  • East Kemptville Tin-Indium Project was re-activated in 2014 and is advancing steadily with a new NI 43-101 resource estimate and a conceptual re-development study completed Feb 2015
  • Separation Rapids Lithium Minerals (Petalite) Project is advancing due to new demand from the glass-ceramics industry for the petalite product and for its potential to produce high purity lithium chemicals for the growing rechargeable battery market

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Press Release: Avalon Rare Metals, Zenyatta Ventures and Ventripoint Diagnostics Kick-Off Season 2 of the Next Biggest Winner TV Show

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 2:14 PM on Friday, March 1st, 2013

The Next Biggest Winner, a leading and nationally televised investment show focusing on small-cap and mid-cap companies, is pleased to announce the launch of Season 2 with the following guests:

Avalon Rare Metals (TSX:AVL)(NYSE:AVL)

Zenyatta Ventures (TSX VENTURE:ZEN)

Ventripoint Diagnostics (TSX VENTURE:VPT)

Lou Schizas serves as our guest analyst this episode. Between 1997 – 2007, Lou was the on-air Equities Analyst For Business News Network (BNN), where he analyzed over 16,000 stocks. Today, Lou can be found on and major radio stations throughout the country.


We are proud to announce that UC Resources (TSX VENTURE:UC) and Pacific Potash (TSX VENTURE:PP) will serve as anchor sponsors for all 30 episodes of Season 2. Both companies will also be appearing on future episodes.


Season 2 promises to be even better than Season 1 with the addition of our new host, George Tsiolis. As the Founder of George brings his significant knowledge and experience of small-cap markets to the show, insuring robust interviews and information for the benefit of our viewing audience.

Tsiolis stated “The Next Biggest Winner fills a significant void in Canadian Business Media by strictly focusing on emerging companies capable of becoming .. The Next Biggest Winner. Show creators Jamie Bailey and Metaphoria Productions smartly recognized there is no other nationally televised show of its kind and now provide small cap companies and investors everywhere with a great platform to connect. The production quality in our state of the art studio is second to none. I’m proud to be a Co-Producer for Season 2 and beyond!”


In anticipation of launching Season 2 via national television broadcast on March 9th, The Next Biggest Winner is happy to announce the online pre-launch of our first episode exclusively on AGORACOM at 4:00 PM EST today, March 1st (


The show will launch nationally on television via iChannel on March 9th and 10th in prime time as follows:

WHERE: iChannel (Bell and Telus Channel 514; Rogers Channel 197)

WHEN: Saturday March 9th 7:30 PM EST (Also 8:30 AM & 3:30 AM)
Sunday March 10th 6:30PM EST (Also 7:30 AM & 2:30 AM)

* Please check iChannel for specific times and channels in your local area

This press release was distributed by Marketwire, the official Media Partner of The Next Biggest Winner.

About The Next Biggest Winner

The Next Biggest Winner is a television interview series for Canadian investors dedicated to identifying companies poised for growth. If your company believes it is The Next Biggest Winner and would like to appear on the show, please contact us below.

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