TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2011 /CNW/ - Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX-V:
AZX; Frankfurt: A9D) is pleased to report that it has appointed Mr.
Mario Miranda as Chief Financial Officer, replacing outgoing CFO John
Francis, effective today.
Eric Owens, President and CEO of Alexandria Minerals said, "We are very
pleased that Mario has joined the team, and saddened that John Francis
has decided to move on to other activities. We wish John well in his
Mr. Miranda is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in the
resources industry and has held various senior financial positions
including Chief Financial Officer at Alturas Minerals Corp., where he
concurrently continues in this role; former Chief Financial Officer at
Lake Shore Gold Corp and White Pine Resources Inc.; and Interim
Director for Financial Reporting for Kinross Gold Corporation. He is a
member of the Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAO). Fluent
in English, French and Spanish, Mr. Miranda is a graduate of McGill
University (Graduate Diploma in Public Accounting) and has an
undergraduate degree in Economics from Concordia University (BA).
Separately, the Company has embarked on an extensive 12-week radio and
Internet campaign, begun in September, 2011, with NYC Radio, LLC.
Through the course of the campaign, Alexandria Minerals will be
featured on the Larry Kudlow radio program on WABC in New York City, as
well as on various syndicated radio programs that are heard in over 400
About Alexandria Minerals Corporation
Alexandria Minerals Corporation is a Toronto-based junior gold
exploration and development company with one of the largest property
packages along the prolific, gold-producing Cadillac Break in Val d'Or,
Quebec. The Company is currently focused on advancing its Akasaba
gold-silver project, and has two NI 43-101 compliant gold resources: at
Orenada, at a 0.5 g/t cutoff, the company has delineated 446,000 ounces
of gold (Measured and Indicated), and 302,000 ounces of gold
(Inferred); at Sleepy, the Company has delineated 150,000 ounces of
gold (Inferred). Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd., who has three producing gold
mines in the region, owns roughly 10% of the Company.
WARNING: This News Release may contain forward-looking statements
including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content
of up-coming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of
property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc.
Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and
therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may
differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.
Alexandria Minerals Corporation relies upon litigation protection for
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 Alexandria Minerals Corp.
For further information:
Andreas Curkovic, Investor Relations
Mary Vorvis, Director Corporate Development