Dia Bras Exploration Inc.

Dia Bras Exploration Inc.

March 02, 2007 14:09 ET

DIA BRAS: Appointment of VP Exploration for Bolivar Cu-Zn Property and Cusi Silver Property

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - March 2, 2007) - Dia Bras Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DIB) is pleased to announce that, in line with its fast-track growth and aggressive exploration program, it has appointed Mr. Francois Auclair as Vice President, Exploration. Mr. Auclair joins an exploration team with broad experience which includes Jacques Marchand (P.Geo. Ing.) and Dr. Andre Ciesielski (P.Geo.).

The professional background of Mr. Auclair, M.Sc., FGAC, P.Geo., includes more than 20 years' experience in the mining industry. He brings to Dia Bras Exploration a strong skill set that includes a solid knowledge of the economic assessment of gold and base metal deposits and extensive international expertise, namely 15 years in Africa for Ashanti Goldfields Ltd and Rio Narcea Gold Mines.

Mr. Auclair has expertise in planning technical and feasibility studies in addition to managing sizeable exploration and mining projects such as the Tasiast Gold Project of Rio Narcea Gold Mines in Mauritania and the RSW-Beroma mining consultant group.

"We are very pleased that Francois Auclair has accepted to lead our exploration team in Northern Mexico. Dia Bras is a fast-track emerging zinc, copper and silver producer and is focusing its efforts to define resources on its Bolivar cu-Zn and Cusi Ag properties this year," said Rejean Gosselin, President of Dia Bras Exploration.

"I am very enthusiastic about joining the dynamic team at Dia Bras and about the potential of the two properties," said Francois Auclair, Vice President, Exploration.

About Dia Bras

Dia Bras is a Canadian exploration mining company focused on precious and base metals in the State of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The Company is committed to developing and adding value to its assets - the Bolivar copper-zinc project and the newly acquired Cusi silver mining camp. The Company trades on the TSX Venture Exchange, under the symbol "DIB".

Contact Information

  • Dia Bras Exploration
    Thomas L. Robyn
    Executive Chairman
    514-393-8875 ext. 241
    Dia Bras Exploration
    Rejean Gosselin
    514-393-8875 ext. 241
    Sun International Communications
    Nicole Blanchard
    Managing Partner