VANCOUVER, June 28, 2011 /CNW/ - Brazil Resources Inc. (the "Company") (TSX-V: BRI) is very pleased to
announce the appointment of the Hon. Herb Dhaliwal to the Company's
"We are excited to welcome another accomplished and valuable addition to
our growing team through the appointment of Herb Dhaliwal," stated Amir
Adnani, Chairman. "Herb is a recognized business leader with extensive
international natural resource sector experience, including high-level
expertise in governmental relations. His appointment highlights the
Company's continued ability to attract world-class talent dedicated to
advancing our growth strategy."
The Hon. Herb Dhaliwal served as a Member of Parliament for over ten years. He served in the
Federal Cabinet under Prime Minister Jean Chretien as Minister of
Natural Resources, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of
Fisheries and Oceans. In his role as Minister of Natural Resources, he
actively sought responsible economic development of Canada's vast
natural resources and was an authoritative policy maker on decisions
relating to the mining and energy, including oil and gas, industries.
In addition to a wealth of experience related to the natural resource
sector, Mr. Dhaliwal has tremendous business acumen. Prior to his
entrance to national politics he founded a maintenance company that has
grown under his leadership from one employee to over 500. He has also
served as Vice-Chair of the B.C. Hydro and Power Authority board of
directors, with responsibility for oversight of the Budget and Audit
Committees. The Vancouver Sun has recognized Mr. Dhaliwal as one of the top 100 influential British
Columbians of the 20th century. He graduated from the University of
British Columbia in 1977 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
About Brazil Resources Inc.
Brazil Resources Inc. is a mineral exploration company with a focus on
the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties in
the emerging gold districts of Brazil and in additional prolific areas
of South America. Currently, the Company's principal property is the
Montes Áureos project, located in the Gurupi Gold Belt in the state of
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SOURCE Brazil Resources Inc.
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