Fortress Minerals Corp.

Fortress Minerals Corp.

July 27, 2005 10:28 ET

FST Appoints Mark Katsumata as Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - July 27, 2005) - Fortress Minerals Corp. ("Fortress" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE:FST) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Katsumata as Chief Financial Officer of the Company.

Mr. Katsumata is a Certified General Accountant with extensive experience in financial management and reporting for both Canadian and US public companies.

Mr. Katsumata articled in public practice for five years. Extensive involvement with financial statement audits of small to mid-level resource companies, including a number of well established companies, helped set the course for Mr. Katsumata's career. During the next decade, Mr. Katsumata was involved with two venture capital groups and held senior financial management positions for a number of public companies involved mainly in precious metals and oil and gas exploration.

Fortress Minerals Corp. is a Canadian mineral exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the trading symbol "FST". The Company holds a 51% interest in the Svetloye gold project, an advanced exploration project in Russia, as well as a large land package in Mongolia encompassing key copper/gold prospective regions in the country.


Ron F. Hochstein, President

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Contact Information

  • Fortress Minerals Corp.
    Ron F. Hochstein
    (604) 689-7842