VANCOUVER, Sept. 18 /CNW/ - Golden Harp Resources Inc. (TSXV:GHR) today
announced the appointment of Mr. Alec Peck to the position of Chief Financial
Officer (CFO) effective immediately.
Mr. Peck completed his Chartered Accountant requirements with Deloitte &
Touche Chartered Accountants in Vancouver. He then practiced in Alberta prior
to moving to Toronto. From 1986 until 1993, he was a partner with member
offices of the public accounting firm Horwath International. From 1993 until
March 2004 he was a Vice President in the corporate finance group of publicly
listed full service investment dealers, first with CM Oliver and then
Canaccord Capital Corporation which acquired CM Oliver in 1998. Since then he
has provided senior financial and advisory services to Canadian private and
public corporations. He is currently an officer and director of several
companies, with a focus in the mining industry.
"We are delighted to have attracted such a strong candidate to our team.
Alec's extensive financial experience and broad industry networks will be a
significant asset to Golden Harp," said Natasha Blackburn, President and CEO.
Mr. Peck's appointment replaces former CFO, Judith Mazvihwa, who is
leaving to focus on her expanding family and to dedicate her attention to the
two other companies she is CFO for. "We would like to thank Judith for her
contribution to our successful IPO and for all of her hard work in advancing
GHR's interests. We wish her continued success in her roles," added Ms.
The Company has agreed to grant Mr. Peck an option to purchase
150,000 shares of the Company at an exercise price of $0.35, expiring
five years from the date of issue. The option with respect to 100,000 shares
vests immediately and the balance of 50,000 shares vest subject to the
approval of the Shareholders, at the next Annual General Meeting, to an
amendment to the Company's Stock Option Plan. The options are subject to a
vesting period of one year with 25% of the options being vested every three
Golden Harp Resources Inc. is a Canadian mineral exploration company. The
Company's 100%-owned, 145 square kilometre, Copper Hill gold and base metal
project is located 100 kilometres south of Timmins, along Highway 560 between
Shining Tree and Gowganda, Northern Ontario. The extensive property, situated
along the projected western extension of the Cadillac Larder Lake Break, in
the Abitibi Greenstone Belt, hosts several gold zones in a variety of
geological settings; a copper zone; and large portions of the property remain
to be evaluated. The Company has recently completed a drill program on its new
MC Gold Zone. Assays are pending.
The Company's strategy is to provide its shareholders with value growth
opportunities through the exploration and discovery of new mineral deposits
and by building strategic partnerships to maximize the discovery potential of
its substantial land holdings. For further information, please visit
www.sedar.com and www.goldenharpresources.com; or join us at the Cambridge
House - Toronto Resource Investment Conference, October 4 & 5, 2008 at the
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Booth No.519. Visit www.cambridgehouse.ca to
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