VANCOUVER, Sept. 1 /CNW/ - Lincoln Mining Corporation (previously named
LPT Capital Ltd.) ("Lincoln Mining" or the "Company") (TSXV: LMG) is pleased
to announce the appointment of Mr. Emmet McGrath, effective September 1, 2009,
as Chief Financial Officer to replace Mr. Herrick Lau, subject to the approval
of the applicable regulatory authorities. Mr. Lau has resigned from his
position as Chief Financial Officer and the Board would like to thank him for
his contributions, particularly for his efforts in assisting the recent
business combination transaction with Lincoln Gold.
Mr. Emmet McGrath, a Chartered Accountant, is a respected business
advisor with over 30 years of experience in public accounting and private
industry. He was a partner with KPMG from 1981 to 2002 and has a strong
understanding of regulatory and statutory reporting requirements. Mr. McGrath
currently sits on the Board of Directors of a number of organizations
including Westminster Savings Credit Union (currently Chair), Selkirk Metals
Corp., Bard Ventures Ltd., and Hillsborough Resources Ltd.
The Company also wishes to announce the appointment of Ms. Mary Martin as
Corporate Secretary and Ms. Sabrina Jones as Vice President, Corporate
Affairs, both subject to the approval of the applicable regulatory
Ms. Martin is an Office Administrator who has over 25 years of
experience. From 2004 to 2006, she was a Contract Administrator for MacDonald
Detwiller in Richmond, BC. From 2006 to 2007, she was with Mundoro Mining Inc.
and was appointed Corporate Secretary. Since 2007, Ms. Martin has been
Corporate Secretary of Lincoln Gold Corp.
Ms. Jones has a Bachelor's degree in Economics and has held various
accounting and administrative management positions in both public and private
companies. Most recently, she assisted the Procon Group of Companies with
their corporate records management. She currently serves as Corporate
Secretary for Rainy Mountain Capital Corp.
On behalf of Lincoln Mining Corporation
President & CEO
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THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS
RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.
This news release includes certain forward-looking statements or
information. All statements other than statements of historical fact included
in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding future
plans and objectives of Lincoln Mining are forward-looking statements that
involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such
statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events
could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important
factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Lincoln
Mining's plans or expectations include availability of capital and financing,
general economic, market or business conditions, regulatory changes,
timeliness of government or regulatory approvals, results of exploration
activities, risks inherent in the mineral exploration industry, and other
risks detailed herein and from time to time in the filings made by Lincoln
Mining with securities regulators. Lincoln Mining expressly disclaims any
intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements
whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise except as
otherwise required by applicable securities legislation.
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