Alexandria Annual General Meeting Brings Michael Pesner to Board
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/13 -- Alexandria Minerals
Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AZX)(FRANKFURT:A9D) is pleased to announce
that Mr. Michael Pesner was elected to the Board of Directors during
the Company's Annual General Meeting held on October 16, 2013.
Mr. Pesner, a Chartered Professional Accountant, who was formerly a
Senior Partner at KPMG for 26 years, currently sits on the boards of
both private and public companies, including Richmont Mines Inc.,
DAVIDsTEA Inc., Le Chateau Inc., Quest Rare Metals Ltd. Fresche
Legacy Inc. and Well.ca. He brings considerable experience with
financings and financial management, corporate governance, mergers
Eric Owens, President and CEO, said, "Alexandria's management and
Board welcomes Michael to our team. He adds a new dimension to our
already solid Board, and we look forward to working with him as we
move into a new period of growth."
Also re-elected as board members were Walter Henry, as chairman of
the Board, Charles Page, Chair of the Audit Committee, John Thomas,
Robert Geis and Eric Owens. Other matters approved by the
shareholders included the company's Stock Option Plan, appointment of
MNP LLP as auditors for the coming year, and the adoption of an
Advance Notice Policy.
Alexandria has recently resumed drilling on its Akasaba project,
where it is focused on step-out drilling in order to expand the
gold-copper resource on the main Mine Trend and surrounding
sub-parallel zones as explained in the Company's press release of
October 8, 2013.
Further information about the Company is available on the Company's
website, www.azx.ca, or our social media sites listed below:
About Alexandria Minerals Corporation
Alexandria Minerals Corporation is a Toronto-based junior gold
exploration and development company with one of the largest portfolio
of properties along the prolific, gold-producing Cadillac Break in
Val d'Or, Quebec. Global gold resources are distributed between three
projects on its Cadillac Break Property package, Akasaba, Sleepy, and
Orenada, the details of which can be found on the Company's website
at www.azx.ca. The Company is currently focused on advancing its
Akasaba project. Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd., with two producing gold
mines in the region, owns roughly 10% of the Company.
WARNING: This News Release may contain forward-looking statements
including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and
content of up-coming work programs, geological interpretations,
receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes,
etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions
and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual
results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in
such statements. Alexandria Minerals Corporation relies upon
litigation protection for forward-looking statements.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
Andreas Curkovic, Investor Relations
Eric Owens, President/CEO
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