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Press release from Marketwire

Mike Shaikh Joins Amica's Board of Directors

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Mike Shaikh Joins Amica's Board of Directors08:00 EDT Tuesday, June 14, 2011VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 14, 2011) - Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc. ("Amica" or the "Company") (TSX:ACC) announced today the appointment of Mike Shaikh to its Board of Directors (the "Board"). "We are very pleased to welcome Mike to Amica," said Samir Manji, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Mike's extensive board experience and business and financial acumen will be a wonderful addition for our Company." Mr. Shaikh is an independent businessman with a long history of experience in finance, oil and gas operations and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Shaikh is currently a director of Provident Energy Ltd., Pace Oil and Gas Ltd., Charger Energy Corp. and Hawk Exploration Ltd. Mr. Shaikh is vice chair of Education Matters, a Calgary public school trust and a board member of the Canadian Association of Police Boards, the Chartered Accountants' Education Foundation, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, the University of Calgary and chair of the Calgary Police Commission. Mr. Shaikh has served in the past as a director of a number of private and public companies in a variety of industries and as a board member of the Alberta Securities Commission. Mr. Shaikh is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and has a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Calgary. Mr. Shaikh will join Amica's Board, and the audit committee of the Board, effective July 1, 2011. About Amica Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc., a Vancouver based public company, is a leader in the management, marketing, design, development and ownership of luxury housing and services for mature lifestyles. There are 25 Amica Wellness & Vitality™ Residences, including three in pre-development. The common shares of Amica are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ACC". For more information, visit FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Mr. Art AyresAmica Mature Lifestyles Inc.Chief Financial Officer(604) 630-3473a.ayres@amica.caORMs. Alyssa WilliamsAmica Mature Lifestyles Inc.Manager, Investor Communications(604)