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MONTREAL, June 28, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSXV: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (OTCBB: ARGEF) is pleased to report the appointment of Mr. Mazen Haddad to its board of
directors. "Mr. Haddad brings to the board a wealth of knowledge and
experience in company directorships, financial markets and investment
funds", noted Argex President and Chief Executive Officer Roy Bonnell.
"His familiarity with capital markets both domestically and
internationally shall serve as a real value-add for Argex", he noted.
Mazen Haddad holds a B.A. degree in economics from Emory University of
Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Haddad has been President of Township Capital
Inc., a private company whose primary role was to consult to the Palos
Capital Pool, L.P. from 2005 until 2010. Prior to that he served as
Chairman of SGI Properties Canada Fund L.P., a private real estate
investment trust (REIT) focused on residential real estate in Montreal,
and a Vice-President of SGI Capital Corp., a private investment
In addition to Mr. Haddad the board of directors of Argex now consists
of Robert Guilbault - former President and Chief Executive Officer of
Aluminerie Allouette Inc. (operator of the world's 5th largest aluminum smelter); Peter H. Smith - President of Fancamp
Explorations Ltd. ( a publicly listed Canadian mining exploration
company); Anthony Garson - former Mines and Metal Analyst and director
of Alamos Gold Inc.; Mark Billings - Chief Financial Officer of Argex,
and Roy Bonnell - President and Chief Executive Officer of Argex.
About Argex Mining Inc.
Argex Mining Inc. is transitioning from a titanium, iron and vanadium
explorer to a development company with projects in Quebec, Canada. The
Company is committed to its strategic plan of rapidly advancing towards
profitable production at its 100% owned La Blache deposits located near
Baie-Comeau, Quebec. For additional information please visit our
website at www.argex.ca.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE ARGEX MINING INC.
For further information:
Roy Bonnell, President and Chief Executive Officer
Argex Mining Inc.
Paradox Public Relations at 514-341-0408 or 1-866-460-0408