Added to the Watch List at $0.04 (US) on July 18th on the Heels of Joe Carraba’s 16% Stake, Carrabba ups his Involvement From Advisor to Executive Chairman of the Board.
It’s not often an internationally-known mining expert announces their involvement in a Company selling for $0.06 a share. We wonder what he saw that lead to him to first get involved in November of 2017, and what lies around the corner in Helena Montana, to lead him to suddenly become the Chairman?
Winston Gold appoints Mr. Joseph Carrabba to Executive Chairman.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, July 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Winston Gold Corp. (“Winston Gold” or the “Corporation”) (CSE: WGC) (OTCQB: WGMCF) is pleased to announce that Mr. Joseph A. Carrabba, has been appointed to the position of Executive Chairman.
“As a Strategic Advisor, Mr. Carrabba proved to be an excellent fit with our team and a valuable addition to the company,” commented Mr. Murray Nye, CEO and Director of Winston Gold. “We are now very excited to appoint him to the position of Executive Chairman on our Board of Directors and believe his experience and guidance will help us advance Winston Gold’s namesake project through development and into production.”
Mr. Carrabba has over 42 years of management and operational experience in the resource industry. He has served on boards of several listed companies including Newmont Mining, Key Bank, Lithium-X, Fura Gems. Mr. Carrabba is currently an active board member on NYSE-listed Timken Steel as well as TSX-listed AECON, and NioCorp.
His operational experience is extensive, having formerly served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., President and Chief Operating Officer of Diavik Diamond Mines, Inc. and General Manager of Weipa Bauxite Operation of Comalco Aluminum.
Mr. Carrabba spent much of his career working for multinational mining operations in North America, Australia, Latin America and Asia. His wide range of experience also includes working on Health and Safety and Environmental and Social Responsibility committees.
“I took on the role of Strategic Advisor, for the Company in November 2017 because I believed in the potential of the high-grade Winston gold project near Helena, Montana. As the newly appointed Executive Chairman of Winston Gold, I intend to work towards transforming that potential into reality,” stated Mr. Carrabba.
About Winston Gold
Winston Gold is a junior mining company focused on advancing high-grade, low cost mining opportunities into production. Towards that end, the Corporation has acquired an under-explored and under-exploited gold/silver mining opportunity known as the Winston Gold project near Helena, Montana.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Company and for further information, please contact:
Murray Nye, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Winston Gold, at:
Suite 201-919 Notre Dame Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 0M8
Telephone: (204) 989-2434
The CSE has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “U.S. Securities Act”), or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
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