VANCOUVER, Sept. 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Heatherdale Resources Ltd.
("Heatherdale" or the "Company") (TSX Venture: HTR) announces that
further to a private placement financing described in a news release on
July 9 2012, two representatives of Rathdowney Resources Ltd.
("Rathdowney") have been appointed to Heatherdale's board of directors,
effective September 25 2012.
John Barry is President and CEO of Rathdowney. Mr Barry is an economic
geologist who holds a Master's Degree in Geology from Pennsylvania
State University and a Master's Degree in Business Administration from
the Edinburgh School of Business, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland. He
has worked in the exploration and mining industry since 1988 and has
consulted on a range of major gold and base metal deposits in Europe,
Africa, Australia, South America and Southeast Asia. He is a director
of Sovereign Mines of Africa plc, a junior gold exploration company
listed on the AIM market in London and non-executive Chairman of Orogen
Gold Limited, an AIM-listed gold exploration company focused on Serbia.
David Furlong is General Manager, Projects, for Rathdowney. Mr. Furlong
is a certified geologist with an Honours degree in Exploration and
Mining Geology from the University of Wales, Cardiff, and over 15 years
international experience, principally in gold, base metal and diamond
exploration and production. His background includes the design,
implementation and management of mineral exploration programs in
countries as diverse as Ireland, Angola, Ghana, Finland, and Australia.
He also has significant operational experience having spent a number of
years as mine geologist at the 100,000 oz per annum Wassa Gold Mine in
Heatherdale Resources Ltd. is a Vancouver-based exploration and
development company focused on advancing two Alaska-based assets, the
100%-owned high-grade mine development opportunity at the Niblack
copper-gold-zinc-silver project and the mid-stage Delta
copper-lead-zinc-gold-silver project in which it holds a 60% interest.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
President and Chief Executive Officer
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: Heatherdale Resources Ltd.
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