CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - July 12, 2016) - International Frontier Resources Corporation ("IFR" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:IFR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Mills to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Mills brings over 30 years of experience in strategic and tactical operations with an extensive and diverse background in power generation. He has established and led high-performance teams to achieve significant business goals in Mexico, Canada and Australia.
Mr. Mills' background includes a number of executive roles with TransAlta Corporation, one of Canada's largest publicly traded power generators and marketers of electricity and renewable energy. During his tenure, he held key positions including Director General and Chairperson of the Board of TransAlta Mexico.
With TransAlta Mexico, Mr. Mills' responsibilities included business development, equipment commissioning and operations of the corporation's Chihuahua 260 MW and TransAlta Campeche 250 MW combined cycle power stations. Both facilities achieved ISO9001 certification and were awarded "Clean Industry Status" by the Mexican Federal Environmental Authority.
He also led negotiations with the Mexican National Power Company (CFE) for the strategic divestiture of TransAlta's Mexican assets to InterGen.
Mr. Mills and his team established community programs on behalf of TransAlta, the United Way at Emiliano Zapata, Tabasco (Mexico) and the Mexican Federal Department of Integration of Families in Samalayuca, Chihuahua.
Mr. Mills also held positions on the Mexico Energy Association Board and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Mexico.
Most recently, Mr. Mills worked for Synergy Corporation as Manager, Thermal Generation in Western Australia, overseeing a workforce of more than 350 employees.
About International Frontier Resources
International Frontier Resources Corporation (IFR) is a Canadian publicly traded company with a demonstrated track record of advancing oil and gas projects. Through its Mexican subsidiary, Petro Frontera S.A.P.I de CV (Frontera) and strategic joint ventures, it is advancing the development of petroleum and natural gas assets in Mexico. The Company also has projects in Canada and the United States, including the Northwest Territories, Alberta and Montana.
The Company's shares are listed on the TSX Venture, trading under the symbol IFR. For additional information, please visit www.internationalfrontier.com.
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