Hana Mining Ltd.

Hana Mining Ltd.

April 16, 2007 08:45 ET

Hana Mining Announces New President and Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 16, 2007) - Hana Mining Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:HMG) announces that Mr. Peter Wilson and Mr. Claude Britt have joined Hana Mining as President and Director respectively.

Mr. Wilson has 14 years of experience in all aspects of public company management and finance. From private seed capital through the senior finance stage, he has successfully funded companies in the mining, oil and gas and real estate sectors. Mr. Wilson currently serves as Director of San Remo Resources (private), and was VP and co-founder of Pencari Mining from 2003 to 2005.

Mr. Britt has been active in mineral exploration and production for over 35 years, having been directly involved in several mineral discoveries in Canada, Tanzania and Peru. Mr. Britt was formerly VP Exploration of Pangea Goldfields which, during his tenure, was taken over by Barrick Gold in 2000. He also worked with major companies including Iron Ore Company of Canada, Noranda, and Aur Resources. Mr. Britt has a Bachelor's Degree in Geology from the University of Western Ontario.

Marek Kreczmer, CEO and Director of the Company states: "We welcome the additions of Peter and Claude to our management team. Their combined experience of finance and property acquisition will drive the future Hana."

In addition, the company has granted incentive stock options to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants, entitling them to purchase up to a total of 600,000 common shares of the Company at a price of 36 cents per share for a period of five years.

Hana Mining Ltd. is a junior mineral exploration company seeking to acquire, explore and develop highly prospective precious/base metal and other mineral exploration projects worldwide.

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

Contact Information

  • Hana Mining Ltd.
    Marek Kreczmer
    CEO, Director
    (416) 367-6876