Sama Resources announces two additions to the board
Effective 3 June 2013, Sama Resources appointed Marcel Aubut and Richard Quesnel to the board of directors.
Aubut has been a corporate lawyer for over 30 years and was the President, CEO and co-owner of Québec Nordiques. He has served multiple companies and boards including, Atomic Energy of Canada, Olymel L.P, Boralex Power Income Fund, Hudro-Québec, Tremblant Resort, Investors Group Inc.,Donohue Matane Inc. and Innovatech Intra Continental Insurers Limited. He has presided over numerous industrial projects in the city of Québec and has received multiple awards in Canada for his work.
Benoit La Salle, Chairman of the board commented, "Mr. Aubut's vast corporate experience and national and international contacts will greatly assist Sama in positioning itself for future success. Sama is pleased to welcome this distinguished Canadian businessman to its Board"
Quesnel is a professional engineer and senior technical advisor. He has over 30 years experience in senior mine management and engineering at large gold, copper, nickel and iron ore operations in Canada and the USA. He was the President and CEO of Consolidated Thompson Iron mines of Montreal for five years.
La Salle commented, "Mr. Quesnel brings a wealth of experience to Sama. His knowledge and expertise in bringing large mining projects to fruition will be particularly useful to the Company at its present stage of development"
Sama Resources is a TSX listed resources exploration company with copper and nickel operations in Ivory Coast.