StoneShield Capital Corp.

StoneShield Capital Corp.

March 02, 2010 10:34 ET

StoneShield Welcomes Mr. George Cole to the Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 2, 2010) - StoneShield Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:STS) ("StoneShield" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the Company has appointed Mr. George Cole to its board of directors.

Mr. Cole has over 30 years of exploration, property evaluation, business development and corporate management experience in the United States and internationally. George retired from the Cominco (TeckCominco) organization in 2001 as Vice-President of Exploration for Cominco American where he was responsible for all US exploration and business development activity. He has several successes to his credit, including building and leading the teams that more than doubled the resource base on the extensive Red Dog Zinc Mine property in northwest Alaska. Since 2002, George has been a Director, and held various senior executive positions with a number of junior mining-exploration companies.

The Company also confirms that in respect of its previously announced granting of incentive stock options exercisable for a five year period, to certain of its directors and consultants, to acquire up to an aggregate of 480,000 common shares of the Company, the exercise price of such options is $0.15 per share, not $0.11 per share, as stated in the press release of November 23, 2009.

StoneShield is a publicly traded exploration company focused on the discovery of high-value precious metals deposits in North America. The Company's experienced management team boasts multiple discoveries, and brings over 70 years of combined experience in the mining and exploration sector. Please visit the Company's web site address at


Kris Kottmeier, President/CEO

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Contact Information

  • StoneShield Capital Corp.
    Benjamin Curry
    Investor Relations
    (604) 689-2881 or Toll Free: 1-877-689-2881