EuroZinc Mining Corporation
TSX : EZM
AMEX : EZM

EuroZinc Mining Corporation

March 30, 2006 10:21 ET

EuroZinc Mining Corporation: Appointment Of Vice President Of Finance

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 30, 2006) - EuroZinc Mining Corporation (TSX:EZM)(AMEX:EZM) ("EuroZinc" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard Godfrey to the position of Vice President of Finance, effective June 1st, 2006. In this new position, Mr. Godfrey will report directly to Mr. A. J. Ali, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Godfrey will work with Mr. Ali and the Company's Controller, Mr. Gordon Jang, to reinforce the financial/accounting team of EuroZinc as the company continues with its growth strategy.

Mr. Godfrey has a business degree from Concordia University and is a Certified Management Accountant who has spent the past 18 years of his career in the mining industry. He has held a number of positions of increasing responsibility ranging from Director of Accounting Services at Curragh Resources, Yukon Operations, to Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Triton Mining Corporation, and more recently to his current position as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Breakwater Resources Ltd.

"The hiring of quality industry personnel is a cornerstone of the Company's strategy as EuroZinc continues with its growth, and we welcome Richard to our management team," said C. K. Benner, Vice Chairman and CEO of EuroZinc.

EuroZinc is a Canadian based mining company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and mining of base metal deposits internationally. The Company currently owns the Neves-Corvo copper mine, the Aljustrel zinc/lead silver project and has a significant exploration land package on the Iberian Pyrite Belt, all in southern Portugal.

The TSX and AMEX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or the accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • EuroZinc Mining Corporation
    Colin K. Benner
    Vice Chairman & CEO
    (604) 681-1337
    or
    EuroZinc Mining Corporation
    AJ Ali
    Executive Vice President & CFO
    (604) 681-1337
    or
    EuroZinc Mining Corporation
    Ron Ewing
    Executive Vice President
    (604) 681-1337
    (604) 681-1339 (FAX)
    or
    EuroZinc Mining Corporation
    Troy Winsor
    Investor Relations Manager
    1 (888) 225-9662
    www.eurozinc.com