PERTH, Western Australia, Feb. 26 /CNW/ - The board of Dioro Exploration
NL are pleased to advise the appointment of Canadian based Dr. Mark O'Dea as a
non-executive director of the Company.
Dr. O'Dea is founder, president and CEO of Canadian listed companies
Fronteer Development Group and Aurora Energy Resources. Dr. O'Dea has been
recognised by the Financial Post, Globe and Mail for raising over $250 million
in equity financings and building an outstanding exploration team that has
developed a sizeable portfolio of advanced-stage gold and copper-gold assets,
as well as one of the world's largest primary deposits of uranium. Under Dr.
O'Dea's leadership, both companies have become ranked among the Top 50
Strongest publicly traded companies in B.C. for their significant capital,
liquidity and asset values. Previous to Fronteer and Aurora, Dr. O'Dea worked
with SRK Consulting and founded Riftore Consulting, providing structural
advice on mineral exploration for client companies around the world. Dr. O'Dea
has also served as a member of the Board of Frontera Copper Corporation.
Dr. O'Dea graduated from Carleton University in 1989 with a B.S.c (Hons.)
degree in Geology. He then completed his Ph.D. in structural Geology at
Monash University in 1995 and subsequently held a one-year Postdoctoral
Dr. O'Dea will also sit on the board's Audit Committee.
For further information:
For further information: David McArthur, Director, tel.