COUER D'ALENE, Idaho, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Gold Corp. (OTC Markets: SRGZ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Falconer as a member of the Board of Directors (the "Board") of the Company.
Star Gold Corp. President Lindsay Gorrill said, "Star Gold is fortunate to have an individual with the qualities and experience of Mr. Falconer on its Board. Mr. Falconer has a long history of successful associations with a variety of business and community involvement."
Mr. Falconer was Chairman of the Board of WGI, Inc., a publicly traded industrial minerals company, for 14 years including a period of rapid growth and expansion for that company. He also served on the Board of Governors for Simon Fraser University. Mr. Falconer spent 30 years in the financial industry including building one of the largest brokerage firms in Canada.
There are no family relationships between Mr. Falconer and any member of the Board or any other officer of the Company. Mr. Falconer's appointment to the Board will be effective upon the Company's filing of its required Schedule 14C and having the Schedule 14C clear comment by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
About Star Gold Corp.
Star Gold Corp. is a gold exploration company with the purpose of acquiring, evaluating and developing gold projects of merit with a focus on the United States, Canada and Mexico. At present, Star Gold is focused on the exploration and development of its Excalibur Project and Longstreet Project, in Nevada, USA. For more information please visit www.stargoldcorp.com.
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