VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 30, 2013) - Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX:CXX)(OTCQB:CRHRF) ("Crosshair" or the "Company") reports that the nominees listed in the management information circular for the 2013 Annual General and Special Meeting of shareholders were elected as directors of Crosshair. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual General and Special Meeting on August 29, 2013 in Vancouver, B.C., are set out below:
Shareholders at the Annual General and Special Meeting also approved the appointment of Crosshair's auditors; the amendments to Crosshair's stock option plan and all unallocated stock options issuable pursuant to the stock option plan; the change of the name of Crosshair to Jet Metal Corp.; and the consolidation of Crosshair's common shares.
Crosshair is active in the exploration and development of uranium and vanadium projects in North America. Its CMB Uranium/Vanadium Project, located in Labrador, Canada, has four currently defined resources - C Zone, Area 1, Armstrong and Two Time Zone. The Crosshair team is composed of knowledgeable and experienced professionals with global experience in exploration, mining and corporate finance that are committed to operating in an environmentally responsible manner.
ON BEHALF OF THE CROSSHAIR BOARD
Jim Crawford, President & CEO
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