- Visible Gold Mines also announces results of annual meeting of
ROUYN-NORANDA, QC, Feb. 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Visible Gold Mines (VGD-TSXV and 3V4-Frankfurt) is pleased to announce that it has retained AXINO AG to provide
AXINO will represent Visible Gold Mines in Germany and other European
countries, disseminating investor-relations information and creating
awareness of Visible Gold Mines in the European financial community.
AXINO will also be responsible for maintaining timely contact with
Visible Gold Mines' shareholders, potential investors and
investment-community professionals in Europe.
"AXINO will be pleased to introduce Visible Gold Mines throughout the
European financial community. We see this as an excellent opportunity
for Visible Gold Mines to increase and diversify its shareholder base,
to include both retail and institutional investors with differing
investment strategies," said Wolfgang Seybold, President & CEO of AXINO.
As compensation, Visible Gold Mines will pay AXINO EUR 60,000 for an
initial term of twelve months starting February 1, 2011.
The appointment of AXINO is subject to regulatory approval. AXINO has
advised Visible Gold Mines that it does not hold directly or indirectly
any shares of Visible Gold Mines and that it does not have the right to
acquire any such shares.
Results of Visible Gold Mines Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders
At Visible Gold Mines' annual and special meeting of shareholders held
on January 28, 2011, shareholders re-elected Martin Dallaire, Sylvain
Champagne, Pierre Vézina and Sébastien Bellefleur to the Board of
Directors and re-appointed Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, Chartered
Accountants, as the auditors of Visible Gold Mines. Shareholders also
adopted a resolution ratifying and confirming Visible Gold Mines' 2007
Stock Option Plan.
Following the shareholders' meeting, the Board of Directors of Visible
Gold Mines appointed Martin Dallaire as Chairman of the Board of
Directors, President and Chief Executive Officer and appointed Sylvain
Champagne as Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of Visible Gold
The Board of Directors also granted an aggregate of 550,000 stock
options to Visible Gold Mines' four directors and to one consultant.
The exercise price of the options is $0.40 and the options expire on
February 10, 2016. The options were granted pursuant to Visible Gold
Mines' 2007 Stock Option Plan.
ABOUT VISIBLE GOLD MINES INC.
Visible Gold Mines is a corporation focused on gold in the prolific
Abitibi Gold Belt in Canada. There are currently 47,351,179 common
shares of Visible Gold Mines issued and outstanding. Visible Gold Mines
has no debt and cash liquidity of approximately $9 million.
ABOUT AXINO AG
AXINO AG (http://www.axino.com) is a privately owned full-service investor relations firm based in
Stuttgart, Germany. It specializes in representing resource sector
companies that wish to obtain investor exposure and develop a
shareholder following in the European financial markets, with a special
focus on the German-speaking financial communities. AXINO's clients in
the resource sector include such reputable companies as Agnico-Eagle
Mines Ltd., Endeavour Silver Corp., Monument Mining Limited, Rio Alto
Mining Limited, Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp., and others.
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 VISIBLE GOLD MINES INC.
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