Atikwa Minerals Corporation

Atikwa Minerals Corporation

December 12, 2008 15:09 ET

Atikwa Announces Corporate Changes

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 12, 2008) - Atikwa Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ATK) - Mr. Sean Kehoe, President and CEO of Atikwa Minerals Corporation ("Atikwa" or the "Company"), reports that:

Due to increasingly challenging time commitments outside his roles as CFO and a Director of Atikwa, Mr. Bradley Kipp has elected to step down and resign his positions with Atikwa. The Company will search for a suitable candidate to fill the CFO position. The Company also announces that for the same reason, Mr. Dave Jones has elected to step down from his positions as Vice President Corporate Development and a Director of Atikwa. Both Mr. Kipp and Mr. Jones have agreed to continue to provide consulting services to the Company, as needed.

On behalf of the Company we would like to thank both Dave and Brad for all of their efforts during their time at Atikwa and wish them all the best during these challenging times.

In conjunction with the resignation of Mr. Kipp and Mr. Jones the Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Ross to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Ross is the President and owner of Ross Energy Services Ltd., an engineering and consulting company based in Calgary, Alberta. Mr. Ross has been a director of several public companies over the last 12 years. This appointment remains subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange"). Upon the approval of Mr. Ross to the Company's board of directors the board will consist of Mr. Vance White, Mr. Ian Atkinson, Mr. Sean Kehoe and Mr. Mark Ross.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

Contact Information

  • Atikwa Minerals Corporation
    Sean Kehoe
    President and CEO
    (403) 233- 6092