ARMSTRONG, BC, May 15 /CNW/ - GWR Resources Inc. (the "Company") (TSX
Venture: GWQ) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Shives,
P.Geo. as VP Exploration and a director of the Company. Rob has been a member
of the Company's Advisory Board since 2007.
"We are delighted that Rob Shives' level of confidence in GWR and its Lac
La Hache property has encouraged him to accept his new appointments and become
involved in the day to day affairs of GWR. We look forward to Rob's insight
and guidance as we continue to explore and develop our Lac La Hache property",
said Irvin Eisler.
"I am pleased to expand my role with GWR and have much greater input into
the ongoing exploration and development of GWR's Lac La Hache property. The
potential of this large property is very exciting and it must continue to be
explored with the benefit of skilled input from multiple sources", said Rob
Rob Shives has 30 years of Canadian and international experience as a
geologist/geophysicist. After working in the private sector with a variety of
companies exploring for uranium and gold in Canada, he joined the Geological
Survey of Canada in Ottawa. For 23 years, Rob conducted field work throughout
Canada to demonstrate the value of airborne radiometric surveys to mineral
exploration and has published results through numerous papers, posters,
workshops and short courses, internationally. He was Head of the (Airborne)
Radiation Geophysics Section for several years before returning to the private
sector in 2007. Through GamX Inc., he offers exploration consulting services.
The Company has granted Rob an additional 100,000 incentive stock options
exercisable for 5 years at a price of $0.17. The last closing price of the
Company's shares on the TSX Venture Exchange was 17 cents.
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.
For further information:
For further information: Responsible Officer: Irvin Eisler, President,
Company Telephone Number: (250) 546-8048