Argex Appoints Mazen Haddad to the Board of Directors
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MONTREAL, June 28, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSXV: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (OTCBB: ARGEF) is pleased to report the appointment of Mr. Mazen Haddad to its board of directors. "Mr. Haddad brings to the board a wealth of knowledge and experience in company directorships, financial markets and investment funds", noted Argex President and Chief Executive Officer Roy Bonnell. "His familiarity with capital markets both domestically and internationally shall serve as a real value-add for Argex", he noted.
Mazen Haddad holds a B.A. degree in economics from Emory University of Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Haddad has been President of Township Capital Inc., a private company whose primary role was to consult to the Palos Capital Pool, L.P. from 2005 until 2010. Prior to that he served as Chairman of SGI Properties Canada Fund L.P., a private real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on residential real estate in Montreal, and a Vice-President of SGI Capital Corp., a private investment company.
In addition to Mr. Haddad the board of directors of Argex now consists of Robert Guilbault - former President and Chief Executive Officer of Aluminerie Allouette Inc. (operator of the world's 5th largest aluminum smelter); Peter H. Smith - President of Fancamp Explorations Ltd. ( a publicly listed Canadian mining exploration company); Anthony Garson - former Mines and Metal Analyst and director of Alamos Gold Inc.; Mark Billings - Chief Financial Officer of Argex, and Roy Bonnell - President and Chief Executive Officer of Argex.
About Argex Mining Inc.
Argex Mining Inc. is transitioning from a titanium, iron and vanadium explorer to a development company with projects in Quebec, Canada. The Company is committed to its strategic plan of rapidly advancing towards profitable production at its 100% owned La Blache deposits located near Baie-Comeau, Quebec. For additional information please visit our website at www.argex.ca.
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Argex Mining Inc.
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