Gespeg Copper Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : GCR

Gespeg Copper Resources Inc.

September 27, 2016 12:00 ET

Gespeg Cancels Private Placement and Announces Resignation of VP Exploration

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GESPEG COPPER RESOURCES INC. (TSX VENTURE:GCR) (the "Company" or "Gespeg") announces that it is cancelling the non-brokered private placement of up to 20,000,000 units (the "Units") at a price of $0.05 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $1,000,000 (the "Offering") announced on July 25, 2016.

Gespeg also announces the resignation of Mr. Bernard-Olivier Martel, Vice-President Exploration. Mr. Martel joined Gespeg in 2012 and the board of directors wishes to thank Mr. Martel for his contributions to the Company. Mr. Martel has a significant amount of experience in the Gaspé region and will remain as a consultant for Gespeg along with the Company's qualified person (as such term is defined in National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects).

About Gespeg Copper Resources Inc.: Gespeg is an exploration company with a focus on copper, especially in a grossly underexplored region "Gaspé, Québec". With a dedicated management team, the Company's goal is to create shareholder wealth through the discovery of new deposits.

GESPEG COPPER RESOURCES INC.

(signed) "Sylvain Laberge"

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