Gainey Capital Corp. (TSXV: GNC) ("Gainey" or the "Company") reports the addition of Mr. Brent Omland to the Board of Directors. Mr. Omland is currently the CFO, Americas of Ocean Partners USA, Inc. ("OP") of Wilton, Connecticut. OP is a global base metal and precious metals concentrate trader with a strong presence in Mexico. OP works with miners to deliver successful trading services, including financing solutions, for their concentrates and by-products.
Mr. Omland is an experienced senior finance professional in the mining, metals and physical trading fields having worked previously for Teck Resources Limited and more recently as the VP Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Ivernia Inc. and Enirgi Metal Group Pty Ltd ("EMG"). Ivernia and EMG are companies focused on lead mining and smelting in Australia.
The Company also reports the addition of Ms. Michele Pillon as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Ms. Pillon has been a director and/or officer of a number of public companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and has 25 years' experience in the junior mining exploration sector providing accounting and regulatory assistance to public companies.
David Coburn, Chief Executive Officer of Gainey, commented: "We are excited to add Brent to the board of Gainey as he brings a wealth of finance and commercial experience. We look forward to gaining from Brent's expertise in tolling and concentrate marketing, including financing solutions, as we leverage our 300 tonne per day processing facility for tolling the numerous ore sources nearby and eventually processing our own ore. At the same time, I would like to welcome Michele to the management team. Her vast finance and corporate reporting background will be a welcomed addition."
The Company also reports that Mr. Barry Lee has resigned as Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary and as a Director of the Company, effective immediately. The Company thanks Mr. Lee for his strong contributions during his period of service.
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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
David Coburn, Chief Executive Officer
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