Alturas Minerals Corp.

Alturas Minerals Corp.

June 07, 2006 14:16 ET

Alturas Minerals Announces Appointment of Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 7, 2006) - Alturas Minerals Corp. ("Alturas" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:ALT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Craig R. Williams to the Board of Directors of Alturas effective May 24, 2006. This appointment fills the vacancy resulting from the passing of Dr. Bruce Nisbet.

Craig Williams is the President and CEO of Equinox Minerals Limited, having co-founded that company in 1993. As a geologist with over 30 years experience, he has been involved in a number of significant discoveries and was jointly awarded the Australian "Prospector of the Year".

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Contact Information

  • Alturas Minerals Corp.
    Miguel Cardozo
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    (511) 475-2500