Bison Gold Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : BGE

Bison Gold Resources Inc.

August 25, 2011 10:23 ET

Bison Gold Resources Inc. Announces Appointment of Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 25, 2011) - Bison Gold Resources Inc. ("Bison Gold" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:BGE) today is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Power to the Board of Directors.

Mr. Power brings corporate leadership and a broad range of experience in natural resources, energy, environment, law and business. Mr. Power is the Executive Board Chair of Wescorp Energy, a clean water technology company serving the oil and gas sector, and is a board member of CanAm Coal, a TSXV listed company with operating coal assets in Alabama. He recently completed a 5 year term as Co-Chair of Blakes national energy law group. Blakes is one of Canada's oldest, largest and most successful international law firms. He has significant public and private business and legal experience, and has been a board member of various natural resources public companies.

Prior to focusing on business in 2009, Mr. Power was ranked by the international periodical, Chambers Global in the number 1 tier of lawyers internationally, and is described as "an extraordinary manager and deal maker; he provides a brilliant mixture of business and legal advice". Annually, Mr. Power was recognized in The Lexpert/ American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, and is described by the National Post as a "globally respected" lawyer. The Lexpert-Thomson Findlaw Guide recognizes Mr Power as one of the "Leading 100 Canada/US Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada" (2005).

Lucas Ewart, President and CEO, stated, "We welcome Mr. Robert Power and his extensive experience to the Board. His addition will be of great value as we work towards growing the Company through its exploration and development programs."

About Bison Gold

Bison Gold is a Canadian public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Bison Gold is focused on gold, base metal and rare element exploration with property assets in Manitoba, Canada. Bison Gold's land holdings have historically produced in excess of 200,000 ounces of gold. Further details can be found on Bison Gold's website at www.bisongold.com.

This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding the timing and content of upcoming programs and may be subject to regulatory approval. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.

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.

Contact Information

  • Bison Gold Resources Inc.
    Mr. Lucas Ewart
    President & CEO
    (416) 488-2590
    www.bisongold.com