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Smart Ventures Announces $5,000,000 Funding Commitment

HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 03/11/14 -- Smart Ventures, Inc. (OTC Pink: SMVR) (PINKSHEETS: SMVR) is pleased to announce that Redline International, Inc. an offshore institutional equity fund has agreed to provide a $5,000,000 equity investment into the company contingent upon the company filing a registration statement and the statement becoming effective. The Company has been seeking strategic growth acquisition targets to bolster its market share and grow revenue to build shareholder value. The Company plans to use these funds to advance the company's business plan.

ABOUT SMART VENTURES
Smart Ventures is an independent energy company engaged in engineering extended reach drilling services, acquisition, development, production, and exploration of oil, gas and minerals internationally. To learn more about the Company, visit: www.sandaydrilling.com

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