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HPQ Silicon Mourns the Death of CEO’s Son, Sébastien Tourillon

Montreal, Quebec / TheNewswire / March 13 2017 - HPQ Silicon Resources Inc (“HPQ”) (TSX Venture: HPQ) HPQ Silicon regrets to report that Sébastien C. Tourillon, the son of our CEO and Chairman, Bernard Tourillon, has passed away at the young age of 19 after a long battle with cystic fibrosis.  Mr. Tourillon will be taking a temporary leave of absence.

"We are deeply saddened by the passing of Sébastien and our heartfelt condolences go out to Bernard, his wife and entire family” said Patrick Levasseur, President of the company. “So few people knew about Sebastien’s illness, which further puts into perspective the incredible leadership shown by Bernard during this very challenging past couple of years. He has been an inspiration to the entire HPQ family – but the truth of the matter is that Sébastien was and will remain our true inspiration. In honour of his love for aviation, we dedicate the completion of our mission to him.”    

About HPQ Silicon

HPQ Silicon Resources Inc is a TSX-V listed junior exploration company planning to become a vertically integrated and diversified High Value Silicon Metal (99.9+% Si), and Solar Grade Silicon Metal (99.999+% Si) producer.

Our business model is focused on developing a one-step High Purity and Solar Grade Silicon Metal manufacturing process (patent pending) and becoming a vertically – integrated Solar Grade Silicon producer that can generate high yield returns and significant free cash flow within a relatively short time line.


This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of any of the securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful

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 release.

For further information contact

Patrick Levasseur, President and COO Tel: (514) 262-9239