TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: LME) and (OTCQX: LMEFF) ("Laurion" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that Joe Campbell ("Mr. Campbell") has been appointed a director of the Corporation.
Mr. Campbell is a Professional Geologist with over 30 years of
experience in the mining industry with particular expertise in mine
geology and project development. He has operations experience from
chief geologist to mine supervision in underground and open pit
environments, and project development roles from pre-feasibility to
construction and startup as senior geologist to project manager. Mr.
Campbell has worked in various commodities, including gold, nickel,
copper, lead, zinc, uranium and industrial minerals, and his career has
taken him throughout North and Central America, South America, Africa,
Australia, and Asia. Currently, Mr. Campbell is president of GeoVector
Management Inc., a geological consulting firm based in Ottawa, Ontario.
He is also president of TerraX Minerals Inc., a publicly traded company
on the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSX-V").
Ms. Cynthia Le Sueur-Aquin, President of Laurion stated "We are very pleased to have Mr. Joseph Campbell join the board of
Laurion. Joe's personal knowledge of the Sturgeon River project,
combined with his wealth of knowledge and experience in exploration,
mine planning and development in general, will be a great asset to us,
as we continue with our current exploration successes and our plans to
execute the development of our Sturgeon River property."
Please note that the appointment of Mr. Campbell as a director of
Laurion is subject to regulatory approval, including that of the TSX-V.
About Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc.
Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc. is a junior mining company focusing on
the upside of its 100%-owned Sturgeon River property, a high impact
project with a primary focus on gold and secondary focus in base
With proven ability to develop early stage projects and create
shareholder value by monetizing its discoveries and assets, Laurion has
realized a total of $6.35 million in the last two years from
monetization of its assets. The Corporation's current focus is on
resource development at Sturgeon River, located in Beardmore, Ontario,
approximately 220 km northeast of Thunder Bay.
Neither the TSX-V nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is
defined in the policies of the TSX-V) accepts responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this news release.
This news release includes certain forward-looking statements concerning
the future performance of Laurion's business, operations and condition,
as well as management's objectives, strategies, beliefs and intentions.
Forward-looking statements are frequently identified by such words as
"may", "will", "plan", "expect", "anticipate", "estimate", "intend" and
similar words referring to future events and results. Forward-looking
statements are based on the current opinions and expectations of
management. All forward-looking information is inherently uncertain and
subject to a variety of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, including
the speculative nature of mineral exploration and development,
fluctuating commodity prices, competitive risks and the availability of
financing. Actual events or results may differ materially from those
projected in the forward-looking statements and Laurion cautions
against placing undue reliance thereon. Laurion and its management
assume no obligation to revise or update these forward looking
statements except as required by law.
SOURCE: Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc.
For further information:
Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc.
Cynthia Le Sueur-Aquin - President