Amerpro Resources Inc.

July 08, 2009 13:20 ET

Amerpro Announces New Directors and Officers

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 8, 2009) - AMERPRO RESOURCES INC. (TSX VENTURE:AMP.A) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that at the Annual General Meeting of the shareholders of the Company held on June 26, 2009 (the "Meeting"), Donald Gee, Wan Jung, Dr. Gilles Arseneau and Patrick McAndless were elected directors of the Company.

Following the Annual General Meeting, the Board of Directors appointed Donald Gee as President and Chief Executive Officer, Wan Jung as Chief Financial Officer and Des Balakrishnan as Corporate Secretary.

In addition, Wan Jung, Patrick McAndless and Dr. Gilles Arseneau were appointed to the Audit Committee.

Donald Gee, CA, B.Sc (Geology): President and CEO, Director

Mr. Gee has over 28 years experience in private and public company financing, corporate/capital structuring and management. His network of relationships with retail brokers, fund managers and individual investors will add to the Company's financing effectiveness. Mr. Gee has served as a Director and key executive of several public companies. He is a member of the Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

Wan Jung, CGA: Chief Financial Officer, Director

Mr. Jung has been a Certified General Accountant since 1985. He was the former Director of Finance with Nike Canada Ltd. and former VP Finance for QImaging Corp. Mr. Jung currently serves as a director for several public companies. Mr. Jung is a member of the Certified General Accountants of British Columbia.

Dr. Gilles Arseneau, Ph.D., P. Geo: Director

Dr. Gilles Arseneau has over twenty five years experience in exploration project management and has extensive knowledge of geostatistical mineral resource estimations and reserve audits. He has worked for major and junior mining companies as well as with consulting engineering groups in North and South America, China and Europe. He has also served for three years as Manager of Geology for TSX Venture Exchange in Vancouver and is currently the Manager of Geology for a senior Engineering consulting group based in Vancouver.

Patrick McAndless, B.Sc. (Honours), P. Geo: Director

Mr. McAndless has been involved in mineral exploration for four decades accumulating extensive knowledge and expertise in the evaluation of mineral prospects. He is currently Vice President of Exploration for Vancouver based Imperial Metals Corporation where he oversees the company's exploration and development programs, property evaluations, and land management.

In 2006, Mr. McAndless was the recipient of the APEGBC's C.J. Westerman Memorial Award for "combining his solid professional career with outstanding service and dedication to advancing public recognition of geoscience." In 2005 he was honored by the British Columbia & Yukon Chamber of Mines and awarded the H.H. "Spud" Huestis Award for Excellence in Prospecting and Mineral Exploration, and in 2003 he received the Northern BC Prospector of the Year Award at the Northern BC Business & Industry Awards. Mr. McAndless is a Professional Geoscientist and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Honours Geology) from the University of British Columbia.


Donald Gee, President and Director

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Contact Information

  • Amerpro Resources Inc.
    Donald Gee
    President and Director
    604-646-0640 (FAX)