Jourdan Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : JRN

Jourdan Resources Inc.

December 04, 2009 08:42 ET

JOURDAN Appoints Marcel Bergeron to the Board of Directors

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - Dec. 4, 2009) - Jourdan Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:JRN) ("JOURDAN" or the "Company") (www.jourdan.ca) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Marcel Bergeron to the Company's Board of Directors.

Member of the Order of Chartered Accountants and the Certified Management Accountants, Mr. Bergeron started his career at Petrie Raymond L.P.P., specializing in small to medium size businesses. After a 30-year career and several senior management positions, Mr. Bergeron joined Devimco Inc., a commercial real estate development company, as General Manager he took part in important financings and real estate transactions. He was a Director and member of the Audit Committee of Strateco Resources Inc., and Matamec Explorations Inc. He was also Director and member of the Audit Committee of MDN Inc., from 2007 to 2008, and Fairstar Explorations Inc., from 1995 to 2005.

JOURDAN wishes also to announce the resignation of Mr. Stuart Lee from the Board of Directors because of personal reasons. The Board of Directors wishes to thank Stuart for his support and loyal services for the past 3 years.

Mr. Emilien Seguin, President and CEO of JOURDAN stated "JOURDAN is pleased to have Marcel Bergeron as part of its team. His thorough understanding of the mineral exploration industry from exploration, to marketing and financing, will benefit JOURDAN as we strive towards developing viable Uranium and REE's projects in the near term."

Guillet Township Property

JOURDAN and Aurtois Resources Inc. ("Aurtois") have amended their Purchase Agreement (the "Agreement") dated August 29, 2008, whereby Aurtois was to purchase JOURDAN's Guillet Township Property (the "Property") by issuing 1.5 million shares to JOURDAN. JOURDAN will retain a 3.5% Net Smelter Returns Royalty (the "Royalty") on the Property. The Agreement was amended to change the party involved in the transaction, now DVR Communications ("DVR"), and fix the shares issued by DVR to Jourdan at 1.25 million on or before May 27, 2010. The transaction is subject to DVR acquiring a Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") listing under the new name Aurtois Exploration Inc., and if the new company does not receive the TSX listing within 6 months of the signing of the amended Agreement, the Property will be turned to JOURDAN.

About Jourdan Resources Inc.

Jourdan Resources Inc. is a Canadian junior mining exploration company trading under the symbol JRN on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company is focused on the acquisition, exploration, production, development and if, as the case may be, the operation of mining properties in strategic bulk mineable industrial metals (such as Uranium and REE's) sectors of eastern Canada. All of the Company's properties are currently at the exploration stage in Quebec's North Shore and Mauricie regions.

Visit the Company's website at www.jourdan.ca. You can download Jourdan's Corporate Summary from www.jourdan.ca/jrn.pdf.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Statements in this release that are not historic facts are "forward-looking statements" and readers are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance, and that actual developments or results, may vary materially from those in these "forward-looking statements".

Contact Information

  • Jourdan Resources Inc.
    Emilien Seguin,
    President and CEO
    450-670-5224
    514-787-1457 (FAX)
    or
    Jourdan Resources Inc.
    Guy Girard,
    VP Finance and Director
    514-798-1290
    514-787-1457 (FAX)
    info.jourdan.ca