Coronet Metals Inc.

April 20, 2011 09:00 ET

Coronet Announces the Appointment of Theo van der Linde, CA as Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 20, 2011) - Joel Dumaresq, Chief Executive Office of Coronet Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CRF.H) is pleased to announce that Theo van der Linde, CA has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Coronet Metals, effective immediately.

Mr. van der Linde is a Chartered Accountant and currently provides financial consulting, management and accounting services to Public companies. He has 15 years extensive finance, administration and public accounting experience in diverse industries including mining, financial services, manufacturing and retail. During the last seven years of his career Mr. van der Linde has worked with Etruscan Resources Inc. where he successfully transitioned through a period of growth that involved Estrucan going from explorer to producer and ended up as the CFO for Burkina Mining Company in Burkina Faso. Before that he worked in public accounting practice with WBLI Chartered Accountants and PriceWaterHouseCoopers in Halifax, Nova Scotia where he was involved in the audit of small to medium-sized businesses with a concentration in publicly-listed junior mining companies.

Mr. Joel Dumaresq, President of Coronet Metals states that, "I am extremely pleased to welcome Theo on behalf of the Board and the rest of the Coronet team and look forward to working with Theo. Theo brings a wealth of experience working with producing gold companies and his knowledge will be pivotal as Coronet moves forward."

This news release contains certain forward-looking statements, and such statements involve risks and uncertainties. The results or events predicted may differ materially from actual results or events. Any forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date of this news release. Except as may be required by applicable securities laws, the Company disclaims any intent or obligation to update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or results, or any other occurrence.

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

  • Coronet Metals Inc.
    Joel Dumaresq
    (604) 648-3506