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SITKA GOLD CORP. APPOINTS DAWSON TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
VANCOUVER, CANADA – June 18th, 2019: Sitka Gold Corp. (CSE: SIG) (the “Company” or “Sitka”)is pleased to announce the appointment of J. Greg Dawson to its board of directors. Mr. Dawson is a successful mining professional bringing over 30 years of international and domestic industry experience with major, mid-tier and junior companies. The appointment of Mr. Dawson increases the Company’s board of directors from five to six individuals.
Cor Coe, chief executive officer of Sitka, stated: "We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Dawson to our board as Sitka Gold continues to grow as a company and advance its assets. Greg is a passionate and talented geologist who brings a wealth of experience having worked as a mineral exploration professional for over 30 years. His experience as an industry executive along with his successful tenure in various project management positions brings incredible value to our board.”
J. Greg Dawson, PGeo, is a Professional Geologist with over 30 years of experience in the mineral exploration industry and is currently Director of Exploration with GroundTruth Exploration. He holds a BSc in geology from the University of British Columbia and an MSc from Queens University and is a registered Professional Geoscientist with EGBC. His work experience includes acting as Vice President, Exploration for Colorado Resources, President and Vice President, Exploration of Copper Ridge Exploration and serving as District Manager and General Manager with Teck Exploration Ltd. in Central Asia and South America. He also spent several years earlier in his career working for the Hunter Dickinson Group and its associated companies.
In addition, Sitka has granted 750,000 options to directors, officers, employees and consultants of the Company at a price of 12 cents for a period of 5 years. These options are subject to regulatory approval and are granted under the Company's stock option plan.
About Sitka Gold Corp.
Sitka Gold Corp. is a mineral exploration company headquartered in Canada and managed by a team of experienced mining industry professionals. The Company is focused on exploring for economically viable mineral deposits with its primary emphasis on gold and copper mineral properties of merit. Sitka currently has an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Adobe gold property in Nevada, an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Burro Creek Gold property in Arizona and owns a 100% interest in its Coppermine River project in Nunavut and the Alpha Gold Property in Nevada. Directors and Management own approximately 36% of the outstanding shares of Sitka Gold, a solid indication of their alignment with shareholder’s interests.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF SITKA GOLD CORP.
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SITKA GOLD CORP
1500-409 Granville Street,
Vancouver, B.C. , V6C 1T2
CSE: SIG FSE:1RF OTCQB: SITKF