DOT Resources Ltd.

DOT Resources Ltd.

November 30, 2009 07:00 ET

DOT Announces Appointment of New Director

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2009) - John J. Komarnicki, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DOT Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:DOT) ("DOT" or the Corporation), on behalf of the board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Graham A. Karklin as a director of DOT effective November 26, 2009.

Mr. Karklin has 35 years of experience in the international mining industry including North and South America, Australia, Africa, Central Asia, Indonesia and Russia. Mr. Karklin has been involved in the area of project development, operations and business development. He is a Professional Metallurgist, QP, who graduated from Haileybury School of Mines in Canada.

Mr. Karklin's experience includes metallurgical development in the areas of rare earths, base metals and precious metals. Management experience includes general management of mining operations, metallurgical testing facilities, as well as co-founding a Canadian public resource company.

For 18 years, Mr. Karklin worked at Echo Bay Mines Ltd. in the capacity of Director of Metallurgical Services, which involved due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, operations and development of new mining projects. For the past 13 years Mr. Karklin has worked at Newmont Mining Corporation in the technical services group as an internal consultant to projects and operations in Canada, Peru, Bolivia, Indonesia, Ghana, Uzbekistan and Russia.

Mr. Karklin retired in 2008, and is developing a metallurgical consulting practice in Vancouver and continues to be a consultant to Newmont Mining Corporation as well as to Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc. Mr. Komarnicki commented saying "We welcome Graham and look forward to his expertise and leadership in the mining sector".


DOT is a Canadian corporation currently focused on the exploration and development of its copper property in central British Columbia. The Corporation is planning to assess future copper and copper-gold properties for exploration and development opportunities throughout North and South America.

DOT shares trades on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol DOT. The Corporation's website can be accessed at

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Contact Information

  • DOT Resources Ltd.
    Ihor P. Wasylkiw
    Chief Information Officer
    +1 (403) 264-2647
    DOT Resources Ltd.
    Donald D. McKechnie
    Chief Financial Officer
    +1 (403) 264-2647