Alpha Establishes Advisory Board to Enhance Corporate Depth as Patterson Lake
South Discovery Advances
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- Alpha
Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMW)(FRANKFURT:E2GA) (the "Company" or
"Alpha") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Charles E.
Roy, P. Eng., P. Geo., and Mr. Alan R. Graham to the Advisory Board
of Alpha Minerals.
Mr. Roy has more than 30 years of experience in uranium exploration
with Cameco Corporation, one of the world's largest uranium
producers. Most recently as Director of Exploration Agreements,
Regional Director for the Americas, and Director of Advanced
Exploration, he has been directly involved in the supervision of
seven discoveries for Cameco. Mr. Roy provides Alpha with invaluable
industry-leading expertise towards advancing the Patterson Lake
discovery, and evaluating new opportunities. Mr. Roy will be the lead
technical advisor to the Board of Directors at Alpha Minerals.
Mr. Graham brings to Alpha extensive expertise in the down-stream
nuclear fuel cycle and regulatory sectors. He was appointed as a
member of the former Atomic Energy Control Board in 1999, and
subsequently was appointed a member of the Canadian Nuclear Safety
Commission (CNSC), where he served as a commissioner for twelve
years. Mr. Graham is a former Minister of Natural Resources and
Energy and served as Deputy Premier for the Province of New
Brunswick, and served as an MLA for that Province from 1967 until
1998. Mr. Graham was involved in the permitting and oversight of
nearly all of the producing uranium mines in the Athabasca Basin.
Ben Ainsworth, President, Alpha Minerals Inc. comments: "Charles Roy
and Alan Graham will together provide most valuable direction in
development of our Patterson Lake South Joint Venture project. Our
Board feels strongly that our new Advisors' knowledge and broad
experience in their particular areas of expertise will be critical to
the advancement of Alpha with all of its projects. With the current
growth of Alpha, we have made this commitment to strengthen our team
with specialists who are proven in their fields. We are preparing and
adapting for future opportunities for the Company and its
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Alpha Minerals Inc.
Ben Ainsworth, President, CEO and Director
This press release contains "forward-looking information" that is
based on Alpha's current expectations, estimates, forecasts and
projections. This forward-looking information includes, among other
things, statements with respect to Alpha's development plans. The
words "will", "anticipated", "plans" or other similar words and
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Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause Alpha's actual
results, level of activity, performance or achievements to be
materially different from those expressed or implied by such
forward-looking information. Such factors include, but are not
limited to: uncertainties related exploration and development; the
ability to raise sufficient capital to fund exploration and
development; changes in economic conditions or financial markets;
increases in input costs; litigation, legislative, environmental and
other judicial, regulatory, political and competitive developments;
technological or operational difficulties or inability to obtain
permits encountered in connection with exploration activities; and
labour relations matters. This list is not exhaustive of the factors
that may affect our forward-looking information. These and other
factors should be considered carefully and readers should not place
undue reliance on such forward-looking information. Alpha disclaims
any intention or obligation to update or revise forward-looking
information, whether as a result of new information, future events or
Alpha Minerals Inc.
Robert (Bob) Meister
(604) 629-0293 or Toll Free: 1-866-629-0293
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