VANCOUVER, Feb. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Callinex Mines (TSX.V:CNX)
(OTCQX:CLLXF) is pleased to announce the appointment of its new
executive officers. New CEO Anna Stylianides and President / COO J.J.
O'Donnell have been with the company since its formation, and have in
depth knowledge of its business and activities. Former President and
CEO Mike Muzylowski will remain with the company as Non-Executive
J.J. O'Donnell has extensive experience in the Flin Flon and Snow Lake
mining camps, where Callinex operates the majority of its properties.
Mr. O'Donnell has over 25 years of experience in base and precious
metal exploration and mining operations. His 8 years as Senior Mine
Geologist at HudBay Minerals gave him a particularly detailed
understanding of the nature of the deposits in the Flin Flon - Snow
Lake greenstone belt. Mr. O'Donnell is a graduate of Brandon University
(B.Sc. Geology, 1987) and is a member of the Association of
Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
Mr. O'Donnell will continue to design and direct the company's
Anna Stylianides has been a director of Callinex since its formation in
2011. She holds a law degree from the University of the Witwatersrand.
Ms. Stylianides' owns a considerable track record of success as a CEO,
most notably as CEO of Surgical Spaces, Inc. Group of Companies, which
was acquired by Centric Health in 2010. Ms. Stylianides also chairs the
audit committee at Callinan Royalties, and serves as Chairman of the
Board of Eco Oro Minerals (formerly Greystar Resources). Her
familiarity and extensive knowledge of the securities regulatory regime
in Canada and the United States has been a valuable asset to the
Former CEO Mike Muzylowski, a recent inductee to the Canadian Mining
Hall of Fame will continue to work closely with the company as
Non-Executive Chairman of the Board. The Board wishes to thank him for
his service as CEO, and is looking forward to his continued support and
insight in matters of both mineral exploration and corporate finance.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors,
President and COO
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accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
Some statements in this news release contain forward-looking
information. These statements include, but are not limited to,
statements with respect to future expenditures. These statements
address future events and conditions and, as such, involve known and
unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the
actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different
from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or
implied by the statements. Such factors include, among others, the
ability to complete contemplated work programs and the timing and
amount of expenditures. Callinan does not assume the obligation to
update any forward-looking statement.
SOURCE Callinex Mines Inc.
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