Osisko Mining Corporation: Denis Cimon Receives the 2013 Mineral Processor of
the Year Award
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwire) -- 02/11/13 --
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Osisko Mining Corporation (the "Company" or "Osisko")
(TSX:OSK)(FRANKFURT:EWX) is proud to announce that Denis Cimon,
Vice-President, Technical Services, has been awarded the 2013 Mineral
Processor of the Year Award, by the Canadian Mineral Processors
Society ("CMP"), one of the branches of the Canadian Institute of
Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum.
Each year, the CMP emphasizes the remarkable achievements of one of
its members having risen to a major challenge in the field of mineral
processing. Mr. Cimon was presented this award at the end of January
during a conference uniting major industry contributors, for his
leading role in the design, development, commissioning and management
of the largest gold processing plant in production in Canada-the
Canadian Malartic mine. In addition to his technical skills, the
award also highlights his leadership as General Manager of Canadian
Malartic, which is located in an urban context where social
acceptance is essential.
Denis Cimon holds a Bachelor of Mining Engineering, a Masters in Ore
Processing from Laval University, and has over 25 years experience in
the mining industry. Prior to joining Osisko-in September 2007 as
Manager of Mineral Processing, and in 2009, as General Manager of the
Canadian Malartic mine and since January 2013, Vice President of
Technical Services-Mr. Cimon held several functions in Quebec, Canada
and abroad, in areas ranging from the design to the operation of
large gold mining facilities.
Luc Lessard, Osisko's Senior Vice-President and Chief Operating
Officer commented, "We are proud to see one of our own being
recognized for their hard work and expertise. Awards like these truly
cement the fact that we have been successful in establishing a solid
operations team. We congratulate and thank Denis for his continued
commitment and hard work. His contribution will be invaluable in the
continued growth of Osisko."
About Osisko Mining Corporation
Osisko Mining Corporation operates the Canadian Malartic Gold Mine in
Malartic, Quebec and is pursuing exploration on a number of
properties, including the Hammond Reef Gold and Upper Beaver projects
in Northern Ontario.
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Director of communications
Canadian Malartic Mine
Director of Investor Relations
Toll free: 1-888-674-7563
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