Calypso Uranium Corp.

Calypso Uranium Corp.

December 23, 2009 15:19 ET

Calypso Uranium Appoints Jon Thorson as Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 23, 2009) -


Calypso Uranium Corp. (TSX VENTURE:CLP) ("Calypso" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Thorson to the board of directors. Mr. Thorson holds a PhD in geology and is a Certified Professional Geologist based in Colorado with over 44 years experience providing geological mapping services, exploration advice and management for major and junior exploration companies in the minerals and petroleum industries. Mr. Thorson is experienced in the interpretation of sedimentary environments and the inter-relation of tectonic activity and stratigraphy and has a broad background in geology, geochemistry, petrology, stratigraphy, paleontology, and structural geology, including 18 years as a consultant and 5 years in petroleum exploration. 

Stephen Barley, President of Calypso stated: "Jon Thorson is a respected senior geologist with specific skill sets that will be very beneficial to the Company based on our intention to become increasingly active in 2010. Jon has previously consulted to Calypso and is therefore familiar with both our large mineral properties and our exploration team in Mendoza. He will be an excellent addition to our Board of Directors."

Calypso is an uranium exploration and development company with over 447,000 hectares of highly prospective uranium properties known as the Huemel, Campesino Norte, La Pintada, Rahueco and Central Block located in three separate provinces of Argentina.



Stephen Barley, President & CEO

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