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MONTREAL, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Golden Hope Mines Limited (TSX VENTURE: GNH) (Pink Sheets: GOLHF) - Golden Hope Mines is pleased to announce that Alain Tremblay, Ph.D, MSc, BSc of Montreal will join its recently established Technical Advisory Committee.
"The addition of Alain Tremblay to our technical advisory committee is an exciting development for the Company and its technical team. Mr. Tremblay's expertise in geological structures especially pertaining to the Appalachian Belt of southeastern Quebec will be a tremendous help in assisting our technical team in its ongoing work in expanding the mineralized zones and finding new zone of mineralization for gold." states Frank Candido, President, Golden Hope Mines Limited. "
Alain Tremblay completed his BSc at the University of Quebec (UQÀM) in 1982, his MSc in 1985 and his PhD in 1989 at Laval University. He is currently Professor at the Department of Earth Sciences and Atmosphere at the University of Quebec (UQÀM, 2002) and Director of graduate studies in Earth Sciences (2009). Prior to that, Mr. Tremblay was a professor at INRS-Géoressources (now INRS-ÉTÉ) for a period of ten years from 1992 to 2003.
Prof. Tremblay specializes in the application of structural geology/tectonics in mineral exploration and has specific experience and expertise with lode gold deposits, particularly in the Abitibi area. Mr. Tremblay has over 25 years of experience in mapping and conducting structural studies in different geological environments within Canada, primarily in the Appalachian Belt (where Golden Hope's Bellechasse-Timmins deposit is situated), but also in the Superior (Abitibi greenstone belt) and Grenville provinces.
Prof. Tremblay is currently a member of GEOTOP research group as well as a member of executive/management committees of CONSOREM and DIVEX.
About Golden Hope:
Golden Hope is a mineral exploration company that seeks to grow shareholder value through the acquisition, exploration and development of potentially large-scale gold and base metal projects suitable for underground and/or open-pit mining. The Company's focus is in southeastern Québec, Canada. The Company's claim blocks lie within an area that extends approximately 100 kilometres along the Appalachians of southern Québec from near Ste-Lucie-de-Beauregard to approximately 16 kilometres southwest of Beauceville. The Bellechasse-Timmins gold deposit lies 5 kilometres southeast of St-Magloire within the Bellechasse Belt, an approximately 18 kilometre long mineralized area. The Bellechasse-Timmins gold deposit includes the T1, T2A, T2B, Ascot/Road gold zones, and the 88 Diorite. The Company is also looking to develop the Champagne zone, a partially explored base metal and gold deposit that lies within the Company's Bellechasse Belt claims. A recently completed VTEM survey may identify other similar targets along the horizon. The Company is also working to develop other targets within its claim blocks including the FSG gold and base metal target, Chute du Bras, the LG showing, Moose Cliff, and Talon. For further information on Golden Hope please visit www.goldenhopemines.com.
Statements Regarding Forward-Looking Information: Information set forth in this news release by Golden Hope Mines Ltd. may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking information includes statements that relate to future, not past, events. In this context, forward-looking information often addresses the Company's expected future business and financial performance, and often contains words such as "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect" and "intend", statements that an action or event "may", "might", "could", "should" or "will" be taken or occur, or other similar expressions (including negative and grammatical variations). Such information includes plans, timing and expectations for updates of the Company's resource estimate; expectations regarding the Company's planned exploration activities and budget; the timing for receipt of drilling and assay results; and plans for further exploration and drilling at Bellechasse-Timmins and Champagne/VMS and other targets along the Bellechasse Belt. By their nature, forward-looking information involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievements, or other future events, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking information. Such factors include, among others, the following risks: the risks associated with any outstanding litigation; risks associated with exploration activities and project development; timing of and unexpected events regarding the receipt and interpretation of drilling and assay results; delays in the preparation of resource estimate updates; the need for additional financing; operational risks associated with mineral exploration; fluctuations in gold and other commodity prices; title matters; technical and permitting issues; environmental liability claims; insurance matters; reliance on key personnel; the potential for conflicts of interest among certain officers, directors or promoters with certain other projects; the absence of dividends; competition; dilution; the volatility of our common share price and volume; the impact of taxation; and general economic conditions. Forward-looking information is based on management's beliefs, estimates and opinions on the date hereof and the Company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking information if these beliefs, estimates and opinions or other circumstances should change. Investors are cautioned against attributing undue certainty to forward-looking information.
Any historical mineral quantities set forth herein are, unless otherwise indicated, not compliant with National Instrument 43-101.
SOURCE: Golden Hope Mines Limited
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