VANCOUVER, June 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Altiplano Minerals Ltd. ("Altiplano" or the "Company") (APN: TSX‐V) announces today several management changes as well as a
change of directors as a result of elections from its annual
shareholder meeting held on Monday, May 28, 2012 (the "Meeting").
Charles Chebry stepped down as President and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") of the Company and John McCaffrey stepped down as the Chief Financial
Officer ("CFO"), both effective May 28, 2012.
Brian Budd was appointed the CEO of the Company, Peter Kleespies was
appointed the President of the Company and Grant Hagen was appointed
the CFO of the Company, all effective May 28, 2012.
At the Meeting, Brian Budd, Peter Kleespies, Sean Mager and John
Williamson were elected as directors of the Company.
Altiplano Minerals Ltd. (APN: TSX‐V) is a mineral exploration company with an emphasis on acquiring projects
with significant potential for discovery. Currently, Altiplano has
positioned itself in one of the most mineralized zones in British
Columbia, Canada, with prospective copper‐gold‐moly targets. The GD
Property is located in central British Columbia, west of Babine Lake
and south of Granisle, within the Omineca Mining Division - an area
that hosts two past producing mines: the Bell Copper Mine and the
Granisle Copper Mine. Management is experienced in seeking out,
advancing, and financing promising exploration projects in Canada and
abroad. The Company is currently evaluating additional properties to
build the project pipeline and increase shareholder value. The Company
completed its initial public offering of its common shares on January
31, 2011 and began trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on February 2,
2011 under the symbol "APN".
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
/s/ "John Williamson"
Tel: (780) 437-6624
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(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE Altiplano Minerals Ltd.
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