TORONTO and JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 12 /CNW/ - BRC DiamondCore Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX - "BCD"; JSE - "BCD") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Maurice Colson to the Company's board of directors as a non-executive director.
Mr. Colson has worked in the investment industry for more than 35 years and was for many years managing director for a major Canadian investment dealer in the United Kingdom. He is actively involved in providing strategic counsel and assistance with financing to emerging private and public companies in Canada and to Canadian companies operating in China, Africa, and South America. He sits on the board of directors of several TSX and TSX Venture listed companies and is the former President and CEO of Lithium One Resources. Mr. Colson holds a Masters of Business Administration degree.
BRC DiamondCore Ltd. is an African-focused diamond explorer with projects in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Led by a management team with extensive experience in diamond exploration, the Company works in a systematic and responsible manner to discover, assess and develop diamond resources for the benefit of its shareholders and local stakeholders.
SOURCE BRC DiamondCore Ltd.
For further information: For further information: please visit our website, www.brc-diamondcore.com, or contact: In Toronto: Martin D. Jones, Vice President, Corporate Development, (416) 366-2221 or 1-800-714-7938; In Johannesburg: Brian P. Scallan, Vice President, Finance, +27 11 9582885