Colt Resources appoints Richard Quesnel to its Board of Directors
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MONTREAL, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Colt Resources Inc. ("Colt" or the "Company") (TSXV: GTP) (Frankfurt: P01) (OTCQX: COLTF) is pleased to announce that Mr. Richard Quesnel has joined its Board of Directors. Mr. Quesnel has served for over 5 years as President and Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines of Montreal. He has over 32 years of senior mine management and engineering experience at large gold, copper, nickel and iron ore mining properties in Canada and Western U.S.A. He has successfully developed, commissioned, operated and expanded mining operations, both open pit and underground. Since 1979, he has been worked as a mine manager or mining engineer of several mining companies including Ledcor CMI Limited, JS Redpath Limited, Les Mines McWatters, Barrick Goldstrike, Quebec Cartier Mining and Placer-Dome. Mr. Quesnel is currently Senior Technical Advisor of Champion Iron Mines and Head of its Advisory Board.
Mr. Quesnel will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr. Donald Ziraldo in September from the Board of Directors of the Company.
The Company is also pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Daniel P. Goffaux as a Technical Advisor to the Company. Mr. Goffaux has extensive experience in the mining industry, and has held a number of progressively senior operations and management roles, including Vice-President, Corporate Development for Black Hawk Mining, and Vice-President and General Manager of Black Hawk's El Limon mine in Nicaragua. In 2003, Mr. Goffaux joined Breakwater Resources as the General Manager of the Bougrine mine in Tunisia, a position he held until its closure in 2005. Upon his return to Canada, Mr. Goffaux was engaged by Micon International, based in Montreal, and became Vice-President, Latin America, of Breakwater Resources, from 2006 to 2011.
"I am extremely pleased to welcome Mr. Quesnel to Colt's Board of Directors and Mr. Goffaux as a Technical Advisor to Colt. Together, they bring a wealth of mining experience, further reinforcing the Company as its two flagship projects approach the feasibility stage," noted Nikolas Perrault, President and CEO of Colt Resources Inc.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF COLT RESOURCES INC.
Nikolas Perrault, CFA, President & CEO
About Colt Resources Inc.
Colt Resources Inc. is a Canadian exploration and development company engaged in acquiring, exploring, and developing mineral properties with an emphasis on gold and tungsten. It is currently focused on advanced stage exploration projects in Portugal, where it is one of the largest lease holders of mineral concessions.
The Company's shares trade on the TSX‐V, symbol: GTP; the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, symbol: P01; and, the OTCQX, symbol: COLTF.
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SOURCE COLT RESOURCES INC.