Equity Engineering Ltd.

Equity Engineering Ltd.

September 06, 2007 09:00 ET

Equity Engineering Ltd.: Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 6, 2007) - Dr. Darcy Baker, President, Equity Engineering Ltd., is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristy Emery as Director, Corporate Relations.

Ms. Emery will be developing a complementary business unit within Equity Engineering Ltd. focusing on First Nations and community relations. In this role, Kristy will provide clientele with the capacity and expertise required to engage meaningfully with First Nations, communities and stakeholders, ensuring business activities consider immediate and long-term social, environmental and economic values.

"Exploring for minerals deposits has become much more than breaking rocks and setting up remote camps," commented Dr. Baker. "Ms. Emery's unique set of skills will provide our clients with an invaluable service. Equity is now positioned to constructively engage First Nations and local communities as an integral part of managing mineral exploration projects."

Ms. Emery has an accomplished background in strategic planning, policy development and negotiation, working in previous positions within the BC Government, including roles at the Ministries of Energy and Mines, Aboriginal Affairs, and Agriculture and Lands.

Prior to joining Equity, Ms. Emery was Director, Policy and Sustainability, Association for Mineral Exploration BC, where she provided direction on important regulatory issues such as land use and access.

A strong advocate of sustainable mineral exploration and mining practices, Ms. Emery serves as Director on the Britannia Historical Society and Muskwa-Kechika Advisory Boards.

Ms. Emery holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Entrepreneurial Management, from Royal Roads University in Victoria.

About Equity Engineering Ltd.

Celebrating 20 years of excellence, Equity Engineering Ltd. is a Vancouver-based geological consulting firm providing top-notch turnkey project management of mineral exploration programs. Specializing in western and northern Canada, Equity currently manages in excess of $12 million in exploration expenditures annually.

Contact Information

  • Equity Engineering Ltd.
    Dr. Darcy Baker
    President
    (604) 688-9806
    (604) 688-0235 (FAX)