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SASKATOON, Jan. 4 /CNW/ - Josef Spross, Chairman of Claude Resources
Inc. ("Claude" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that Rita
Mirwald has joined the Company's Board of Directors.
Ms. Mirwald recently retired from her role as Senior Vice President,
Corporate Services at Cameco Corporation which she held since 1995. In
this role she was responsible for brand and image development,
communications, investor relations, human resources, and government and
community liaison. She also played a leading role in the execution of
Cameco's training, employment and community investment programs for
First Nations and Metis people of northern Saskatchewan.
In July 2010, Ms. Mirwald was appointed as a member to the Order of
Ms. Mirwald has a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Diploma of Education
from University of Saskatchewan, a Master of Arts from University of
Oregon and has completed the executive program at Queen's University.
She is past Chair of the Saskatchewan Institute of Public Policy and
the Global Strategies Committee of the World Nuclear Association.
"Rita Mirwald is an outstanding addition to the Claude Resources' Board
of Directors. We expect her to play an important role in the
achievement of the Company's long-term growth plans," stated Mr.
Claude Resources Inc. is a gold producer with shares listed on both the
Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX-CRJ) and the NYSE Amex (NYSE Amex-CGR).
The Company is also engaged in the exploration and development of gold
mineral reserves and mineral resources. The Company's entire asset base
is located in Canada. Its main revenue generating asset is the 100
percent owned Seabee gold operation, located in northern Saskatchewan.
Since 1991, Claude has produced over 915,000 ounces of gold from its
Seabee Operations. Claude also owns 100 percent of the 10,000 acre
Madsen Property in the prolific Red Lake gold camp of northwestern
Ontario and has a 65 percent working interest in the Amisk Gold
Property in northeastern Saskatchewan.
SOURCE CLAUDE RESOURCES INC.
For further information:
Neil McMillan, President & CEO, Claude Resources Inc.
Phone: (306) 668-7505
Marc Lepage, Manager, Investor Relations
Phone: (306) 668-7505