Affinity Gold Corp. Announces CEO Resignation

Jun 04, 2010, 16:30 ET from Affinity Gold Corp.

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: AFYG) ("the Company") announced today that Paul Antoniazzi, CEO and Director for Affinity Gold Corp., has resigned from such positions with the Company effective today to pursue other opportunities.  

Antonio Rotundo, President and CFO, stated, "Paul has been a key person on the team from the beginning as he has brought a wealth of industry experience. On behalf of the Board and management, we extend our gratitude to Paul for his contributions to the Company and wish him the best."

Mr. Antoniazzi stated "I believe the flagship project to be a great project with tremendous potential and look forward to seeing the Company succeed.  I will continue to offer my full support as needed."

Mr. Antoniazzi has agreed to be made available to the Company as required to ensure a smooth transition of the projects.  

About Affinity Gold Corp.:

Affinity Gold Corp. is a mineral exploration and development company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of gold mineralization properties internationally. Affinity Gold Corp.'s current primary focus is gold exploration in Peru.

Through its 99.99% owned subsidiary AMR Project Peru, S.A.C., Affinity Gold Corp. is the owner of the mining concession title named "AMR Project" covering 500 hectares and the mining concession certificate as evidenced by Certificate No. 7996-2006-INACC-UADA granted to AMR by the Republic of Peru, National Institute of Concessions and Mining Cadastre on December 11, 2006 (the "Mining Concession Rights").

For further information please refer to the Company's filings with the SEC on EDGAR available at


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