GoGold Resources Welcomes Mr. Terrence Cooper Q.C. to Board of Directors
Trading Symbol:TSX: GGD
HALIFAX, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - GoGold Resources Inc. (TSX: GGD), ("GoGold" or
the "Company") is pleased to announce that Mr. Terrence R. Cooper, Q.C., of
Halifax, Nova Scotia, has joined the Board of Directors of GoGold (the
"Board") effective as of Tuesday, January 22, 2013. Mr. Cooper is as an
independent director who has been appointed to the Board to replace Daniel
Whittaker, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and
Corporate Secretary who has resigned as a director. Mr. Cooper has been
appointed by the Board to the Company's Audit Committee and Corporate
Mr. Cooper has been practicing law in Nova Scotia for the past forty years.
He served as a solicitor with the Nova Scotia Department of the Attorney
General prior to co-founding the law firm of Cooper & McDonald in Halifax.
He is currently a lawyer with the law firm of Boyne Clarke in Dartmouth, Nova
Scotia and also acts as a per diem Crown Attorney. Mr. Cooper holdsa
B.A. from Saint Mary's University andhis B.Ed. andLL.B. from Dalhousie
University. He is a former member of the Canadian Bar Association and the
American Trial Lawyers' Association.
Mr. Cooper served as an independent director of AuRico Gold Inc. from April
27, 2009 until October 26, 2011. During his tenure with AuRico Gold, Mr.
Cooper served as Chairman of the Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee
and as a member of the Audit Committee.
"We are very pleased to have Mr. Terrence Cooper Q.C. join GoGold's Board of
Directors," said Terence Coughlan, President and CEO. "Mr. Cooper will bring
experience and additional strength to our organization and we look forward to
his guidance as the Company moves its projects forward."
No regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the adequacy or accuracy
of this news release.
This News Release may include certain "forward-looking statements". All
statements other than statements of historical fact, included in this release,
including, without limitation, statements regarding potential mineralization
and reserves, exploration results, and future plans and objectives of GoGold,
are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties.
There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and
actual results and future events could differ materially from those
anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially from GoGold's expectations are exploration risks
detailed herein and from time to time in the filings made by GoGold with
Terence F. Coughlan, President and CEO or Sean Tufford, Vice President,
Corporate Development GoGold Resources Inc. T: 902 482-1998 F: 902 442-1898
Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Or visit:www.gogoldresources.com
SOURCE: GOGOLD RESOURCES INC.
To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:
CO: GOGOLD RESOURCES INC.
ST: Nova Scotia
NI: MNG PCS 2575 WNEWS
-0- Jan/22/2013 21:15 GMT
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.