Hawk Precious Minerals Inc.
CNQ : HAWK

Hawk Precious Minerals Inc.

March 26, 2007 09:24 ET

Hawk Precious Minerals Announces Appointment of a New Board Member

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 26, 2007) - Hawk Precious Minerals Inc., (CNQ:HAWK) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Nigel Lees of Toronto, Ontario as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company.

Mr. Lees was a founder and past director TVX Gold Inc., a significant gold producer in North and South America, listed on the TSX and the New York Stock Exchange. TVX Gold Inc. has since merged with Kinross Gold Corporation. Mr Lees has over 30 years experience in the Canadian investment industry and is currently a director of Sage Gold Inc. and URSA Major Minerals Inc., both listed on the TSXV as well as Yamana Gold Inc. a gold producer listed on the TSX, New York Stock Exchange and London (AIM) Stock Exchange.

About Hawk Precious Minerals Inc.

The company has both direct or option interests in one Uranium project in Grand Calumet Twp., Quebec; one gold and one VMS exploration properties in Ontario plus a core holding of 3.5 million shares in Wits Basin Precious Minerals Inc. (OTCBB:WITM). Wits Basin is currently funding the FSC gold exploration program in the search for a "new goldfield" in the Witwatersrand region in South Africa.

Contact Information

  • Hawk Precious Minerals Inc.
    H. Vance White
    President
    (416) 214-2250 or Toll Free: 1-866-214-9486
    (216) 214-5599 (FAX)
    or
    Hawk Precious Minerals Inc.
    Walter Brooks
    Vice President
    (416) 214-2250 or Toll Free: 1-866-214-9486
    (216) 214-5599 (FAX)