Brigadier Gold Limited

Brigadier Gold Limited

October 22, 2010 13:03 ET

Brigadier Gold (TSX-V: BRG) Announces Appointment of New President and CEO and Directors and Calling of a Shareholders Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2010) - Brigadier Gold Limited (TSX VENTURE:BRG) announced that effective today, Friday, October 22, 2010, Grant Hall, BA Economics, will assume the role of President & CEO, as well as a director of the Company, and Herb Kokotow, CA, will remain a director and will assume the role of Treasurer and CFO.

Grant Hall has vast experience in the mining, mining services, commodities and financial industries. He has held senior positions of leadership and authority in the brokerage business with two prominent firms. He has provided funding for several mining ventures over his career. Mr. Hall owned a successful diamond drill business in Colombia, South America. Grant's knowledge of commodities industries along with his financial background have provided him the ability to raise significant amounts of capital for public and private companies in the resource sector.

Brigadier is also pleased to announce that today William J. Dynes, B.Sc (Hon) Professional Geologist is joining the Company as a director.

Mr. Dynes is a professional Consulting Geologist with 29 years experience in mining and mineral exploration. He has held several senior positions and directorships with numerous corporations in the mining industry. He has and is managing exploration projects in Africa and Mexico.

Brigadier also announced that Tim Pervin and Simon Baker have stepped down as directors.

Brigadier also announced that at the request of the TSX Venture Exchange, that the Company did not hold the annual general meeting within the required timeframe pursuant to the Exchange's Policies, but are pleased to announce that the Company's Annual & Special Meeting of Shareholders will now be held on November 23, 2010.

Herb Kokotow reports: "I am extremely pleased to have Grant Hall join us at Brigadier. His experience and industry contacts will benefit all our shareholders. Mr. Hall commented from Salta, Argentina: "Now that Brigadier is funded, and the exciting option on the Incamayo Project acquired, we must begin immediately the development work necessary to outline the size and extent of the mineralization discovered in 1996. I've joined our exploration team in Salta to ensure that they have the tools necessary to begin systematic exploration and drilling as soon as possible."

William Dynes, P.Eng., a qualified person under National Instrument 43-101 has reviewed and approved the contents of this news release.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Brigadier Gold Limited
    Herb Kokotow
    Treasurer and CFO
    (416) 410-7956
    (905) 707-1520 (FAX)