VANCOUVER, Dec. 20 /CNW/ - CROWFLIGHT MINERALS INC. ("Crowflight" or the "Company") (TSX: CML) today announced the appointment of Mr. Wenfeng Liu to its Board of Directors on December 10, 2010. Mr Liu will also serve as Chairman of the Board.
Mr Liu is a Chinese-Canadian businessman and investor who has numerous business interests and who serves as a principal of Canadian Maple Leaf Investment Ltd. (CMLI). Mr. Liu has held senior positions with Chinese steel producer Hebei Wenfeng Iron and Steel Co., Ltd. from its inception to 2004, as well as senior management and executive positions in various other business corporations in China. In Canada Mr. Liu served as Director of TSXV listed Welichem Biotech Inc. from January 24, 2008 to March 12, 2009.
The Board of the Company now comprises five directors namely, Wenfeng. Liu, Xuexin (Kevin) Zhu, Jianguo (Myles) Gao, Michael Hibbitts and Zhonghua (John) Pan.
The Company also announces that Mr. David Hunter, Chief Financial Office, and Mr. Patrick Gleeson, Corporate Secretary, have left the Company. Mr. Derek Liu, CGA, has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary.
Derek Liu is a professional accountant with over 15 year diverse international experiences in financial reporting, auditing, and accounting. He is a member of Certified General Accountants Association of British Columbia ("CGA, BC") and a Certified Public Accountant ("CPA") in the State of Colorado, USA. He has held senior accounting positions, such as corporate controller and chief financial officer, at a numerous public Canadian mining companies for the past several years. Derek Liu and Wenfeng Liu are not related. Derek Liu will be relocating the principal business office of the Company to Vancouver.
Kevin Zhu, director and interim CEO, commented "On behalf of the Board of Directors, we wish to welcome Mr Wenfeng Liu to the Board, Mr Derek Liu to the key finance role and to thank David Hunter and Patrick Gleeson for their past contributions to Crowflight."
About Crowflight Minerals
Crowflight Minerals Inc. (TSX: CML) is a Canadian junior mining company that owns the Bucko Lake Nickel Mine near Wabowden, Manitoba. The Company also holds nickel, copper and Platinum Group Mineral (PGM) projects in the Thompson Nickel Belt and Sudbury Basin.
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Crowflight Minerals Inc.
P.O. Box 35 1655-999 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada V6C 2W2