Boxxer Announces Appointment of New Director
CALGARY, Aug. 16, 2012 /CNW/ - Boxxer Gold Corp. (BXX-TSXV/OTC Other-BXXRF) ("Boxxer or the Company") is pleased to announce subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, the appointment of Mr. Denis Pelletier as a Director of the Corporation.
Mr. Elmer Stewart, President and CEO of Boxxer stated, "We are pleased to have Denis join our team. His work experience and knowledge gained during his career will help Boxxer implement its corporate and exploration strategy on the Boss, Buena Vista, DOK and East Breccia polymetallic copper projects and the Gordon Lake and Crescent Peak gold projects."
Denis has over 35 years experience as a successful entrepreneur, during which time he started, owned, operated and sold 3 successful companies within the private sector. Denis was the Founder, President and CEO of what became one of the largest Workplace Safety & Compliance Publishers in North America. His company did business with over 30,000 of the largest employers in North America (over 90% of the Fortune 1000 Corporations) until it was sold to a private equity firm.
About Boxxer Gold Corp.
Boxxer is a Canadian junior resource company involved in the exploration of the Boss and Buena Vista copper projects in the state of Nevada, the DOK copper-gold porphyry property in Northwest B.C., the East Breccia copper-silver-molybdenum property in Ontario. Boxxer also has the Crescent Peak gold-silver project in Nevada and the Gordon Lake gold project located 110 kilometres north of Yellowknife NWT, Canada.
Elmer B. Stewart, MSc. P. Geol., President of Boxxer Gold, is the Company's nominated Qualified Person pursuant to National Instrument 43-101, Standards for Disclosure for Mineral Projects, has reviewed the technical information disclosed in this news release.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Elmer B. Stewart P. Geol. MSc.
President and CEO
Neither 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.
Forward-Looking Statements: This news release may contain certain forward-looking information. All statements included herein, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking information and such information involves various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. For any forward-looking information given, Management has assumed that the results it has received and the interpretation thereof are reliable, and has applied geological and geophysical interpretation methodologies which are consistent with industry standards. Although Management has a reasonable basis for the conclusions drawn, actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. A description of assumptions used to develop such forward-looking information and a description of risk factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking information can be found in Boxxer's disclosure documents on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com. Boxxer does not undertake to update any forward-looking information except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
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