Argonaut Gold Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Argonaut Gold Announces New Chief Financial Officer 
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/15/13 -- Argonaut Gold Inc.
(TSX:AR) ("Argonaut Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce
the appointment of Mr. David Ponczoch as its Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Ponczoch joins Argonaut Gold following his service as Chief
Financial Officer at Twin Metals Minnesota, a joint venture between
Antofagasta PLC and Duluth Metals. 
Mr. Ponczoch has over 12 years' of experience in finance, accounting,
and corporate management roles. In addition to his experience as
Chief Financial Officer, he has managed responsibilities in a
corporate and mine capacity, serving as the Regional Finance Director
at Yamana Gold Company in Santiago, Chile, and as the Controller at
the El Penon Mine for Meridian Gold. Mr. Ponczoch graduated from
Brigham Young University with a bachelor's degree in finance and from
Michigan State University with a master's degree in business
administration.  
Mr. Peter Dougherty, President & Chief Executive Officer of Argonaut
Gold stated, "Our outgoing Chief Financial Officer, Barry Dahl, has
been an integral part in the development and growth of the Company.
On behalf of everyone at Argonaut Gold and the Board, I thank Barry
for his contributions to the Company, and wish him the best in his
new endeavor. We welcome Dave Ponzoch to the team as our New Chief
Financial Officer, and look forward to integrating his input and
experience." 
About Argonaut Gold 
Argonaut Gold is a Canadian gold company engaged in exploration, mine
development and production activities. Its primary assets are the
production stage El Castillo Mine in Durango, Mexico, and the La
Colorada Mine in Sonora, Mexico, the advanced exploration stage San
Antonio project in Baja California Sur, Mexico, the advanced
exploration stage Magino project in Ontario, Canada and several
exploration stage projects, all of which are located in North
America.
Contacts:
Argonaut Gold Inc.
Nichole Cowles
Investor Relations Manager
(775) 284-4422 x 101
nichole.cowles@argonautgold.com
www.argonautgold.com