VANCOUVER, May 25, 2011 /CNW/ - Anglo Swiss Resources Inc. (TSXV:ASW) ("Anglo Swiss" or "the Company") announces that it has appointed
Natasha Blackburn to the position of Vice President, Corporate
Development, effective immediately.
Ms. Blackburn has extensive public and private company experience and is
skilled in corporate development and stakeholder relations. She has
facilitated numerous financings, including an IPO, negotiated property
option agreements, and has implemented numerous branding, marketing and
investor relations programs. She currently provides management and
corporate development consulting services to public and private
companies. Ms. Blackburn will be devoting approximately 50% of her time
to Anglo Swiss. Since 2006, she has held senior positions with several
TSX Venture issuers in the mineral exploration industry. Prior to that
Natasha held a variety of manager positions at the Canadian Trading and
Quotation System Inc. (CNQ), now CNSX Markets, where she played a key
role cultivating investment dealer participation in the exchange from
its inception through launch and eventual expansion to Vancouver.
Before CNQ, Natasha provided investor relations' services to several
TSX and TSX Venture companies in a variety of industries while working
with Hume, Kieran Inc. She obtained her B.A.(Hons.) in Environmental
Studies from Carleton University.
David Constable, CEO stated, "We are strengthening our resources at the
management and technical level and Natasha is an important part of the
team that is being assembled to position Anglo Swiss to maximize and
capitalize on opportunities it has within its existing asset base and
Additionally, the Company announced that, subject to TSX Venture
Exchange approval, Ms. Blackburn has been granted 400,000 incentive
stock options, with an exercise price of $0.15. The five-year options
vest according to the rules and policies of the TSX Venture Exchange
and expire May 25, 2016.
About Anglo Swiss: Anglo Swiss Resources Inc. is actively exploring its flagship 160 sq.
km, Nelson Mining Camp Project, which includes the 100%-owned Kenville
Gold Mine. The property hosts numerous historical producing gold,
silver and copper mines, surface adits, and old workings. This is the
first time the extensive land package has been held by one operator. An
extensive data compilation effort was undertaken and is now accessible
in a useful geological database. The Company is taking a systematic
exploration approach to the entire area with a two-pronged exploration
program which includes defining a larger gold resource around and to
the south of the high-grade Kenville Gold Mine, as well as exploring
the vast new land holdings for additional economic precious metal and
base metal deposits. Further information about the Company can be found
at www.anglo-swiss.com or at www.sedar.com.
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.
SOURCE Anglo Swiss Resources Inc.
For further information:
David Constable, Chief Executive Officer
Natasha Blackburn, Vice President, Corporate Development
Chris Robbins, Vice President
Tel: 604-683-0484 firstname.lastname@example.org