Anatolia Minerals Development Limited

Anatolia Minerals Development Limited

March 23, 2007 08:58 ET

Anatolia Minerals Development Limited: Dr. Richard Lister Named to Anatolia Board

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 23, 2007) - Anatolia Minerals Development Limited (TSX: ANO) ("Anatolia" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Lister as a Director effective March 22, 2007. He will also be nominated in management's slate of directors for election at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Toronto on May 31, 2007.

Timothy Haddon, Chairman of Anatolia, said, "On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Company, we welcome Dick Lister to the Board. We are excited to have a well-recognized mining leader of Dick's caliber join the Company as an independent Director. Dick's technical and operational expertise will be a valuable asset to the Company as we continue to advance our Copler gold deposit towards production."

Dr. Lister has over 40 years of experience in the mining, metallurgical and chemical industries. He has served as President and CEO of Zemex Corporation, Vice Chairman of Zemex and of Dundee Bancorp Inc., Chairman of Campbell Resources Inc. and President and CEO of Campbell Resources Inc. Dr. Lister holds a Bachelor of Science, a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Toronto. Dr. Lister is also a Director of Timminco Limited and Tiberon Minerals Ltd.

Anatolia currently has 78.6 million common shares issued and outstanding, 85.7 million fully diluted. Anatolia trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange as ANO.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements in respect of various matters including upcoming work programs and events. The results or events predicted in these forward-looking statements may differ materially from actual results or events. Anatolia disclaims any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • Anatolia Minerals Development Limited
    Richard C. Moores
    (303) 670-9945
    (303) 670-9947 (FAX)
    Anatolia Minerals Development Limited
    Douglas Tobler
    Chief Financial Officer
    (303) 292-1299
    (303) 297-0538 (FAX)