|July 02, 2009|
Geologix Appoints New VP Corporate Development
|Vancouver, B.C., July 2, 2009 - Geologix Explorations Inc. (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven S. McRoberts as Vice President, Corporate Development. Mr. McRoberts will be responsible for sourcing and evaluating advanced stage projects, specifically projects that have defined technical criteria suitable for further development to a scoping, pre-feasibility or feasibility level and/or production stage projects.|
Mr. McRoberts has worked in the mining industry for nearly 25 years, with a specific focus on advanced stage project evaluation in principally in North and South America and Australia. Most recently, Mr. McRoberts acted as Manager of the Generative Project Group at Hecla Mining Limited from 2007 to 2009, where he was responsible for technical evaluation of all exploration activities and economic modeling of feasibility to production stage projects. Prior to his time at Hecla, Mr. McRoberts spent 17 years with Teck Corporation and Teck Cominco Limited where most recently he was Assistant Manager of the Advanced Projects Group at Teck Cominco from 2006 to 2007 and was involved in the exploration activities around Teck Cominco's mining operations world-wide.
Dunham Craig, President & CEO stated, "We are please to add Steve's experience and abilities to our management team. Given the Company's current acquisition focus, Steve's wealth of experience in working with major mining companies in accessing and evaluating advanced stage projects worldwide gives Geologix a major advantage in the Company's ability to identify projects with the economic parameters necessary to move toward feasibility and production."
Mr. McRoberts holds a B.Sc. (Geology) from McMaster University and a M.Sc. (Mineral Exploration), from Laurentian University. He is a professional Geologist (P. Geol.), past President of the Geological Society (GEOSOC) of the Canadian Institute of Mines and Metallurgy (2006-2007) & Executive of CIMM, and a Member of Society of Economic Geologists (SEG).
Geologix Explorations Inc. is a mineral exploration company focused on acquiring, exploring and developing mineral properties in North and South America.
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Phone: (604) 694-1742
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