Evrim Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EVM) ("Evrim" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jack Miller, P.Eng. to the Company's Board of Directors. Jack will be a key contributor on the strategic guidance of Evrim while providing expertise in the identification of new business opportunities and ideas.
Mr. Miller holds a B.A.Sc., and M.A.Sc. in Geological Engineering and is a registered professional engineer. Mr. Miller's experience in the resource industry dates back to 1979. He has had various site operating and head office leadership roles in multiple base metals and precious metals operating companies. In these roles, Mr. Miller has been responsible for the entire mine development cycle; starting from exploration, through development and finally to operations. His most recent role, before retirement in 2010, was Chief Operating Officer for Quadra FNX Mining Ltd. where he was responsible for mining operations in Canada, the USA and Chile.
"Jack brings a new dynamic to our board with his previous role as a senior mining engineer with extensive experience in both base and precious metal environments," commented Ken Paul, Chairman of Evrim. "This provides Evrim with comprehensive commodity coverage and knowledge for exploration in the Americas."
As part of Mr. Miller's compensation the Board has agreed to grant 100,000 incentive stock options exercisable at a price of $0.33 per share for a period of five years. The foregoing is subject to regulatory acceptance.
About Evrim Resources
Evrim is a mineral exploration company with a diverse portfolio of quality gold and copper projects, and a geological database covering Mexico and portions of southwestern United States. Evrim's business plan is to generate exploration targets that it will advance through option and joint venture agreements with industry partners to create shareholder value. The projects generated to date form a solid foundation for Evrim's execution of the joint venture business model, which will be further enhanced by a pipeline of new internally developed projects. To date, Evrim has four active exploration projects under option and two exploration alliances with three senior mining companies and one royalty company.
For further information on Evrim please visit www.evrimresources.com.
On Behalf of the Board
EVRIM RESOURCES CORP.
Paddy Nicol, President & CEO
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Evrim Resources Corp.
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