Hinterland Metals Inc.

Hinterland Metals Inc.

June 17, 2014 08:51 ET

Hinterland Appoints Mr. John Langton to Board of Directors

VAL-D'OR, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - June 17, 2014) - Hinterland Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:HMI) ("Hinterland") is pleased to announce that John Langton, M.Sc., P.Geo. has been elected as an independent director to Hinterland's Board of Directors (the "Board"). His appointment takes effect immediately and will continue until the next annual general meeting of shareholders.

Mr. Langton is a professional geologist with over 27 years of experience in various capacities, and is a co-owner of MRB & Associates, a geological consulting firm based in Val-d'Or, Quebec. Over the course of his career, Mr. Langton has been involved with academic investigations and mineral exploration programs for precious- and base-metals, and industrial minerals. Mr. Langton worked for 18 years as a geologist for the New Brunswick Department of Energy and Mines in Bathurst. He has extensive and unique knowledge of the geology and mineral exploration industry of New Brunswick, and maintains strong contacts within the province's exploration community.

Mr. Langton currently holds positions as: a director and President of Cartier Iron Corp., a Canadian-based iron ore explorer and developer with an extensive portfolio of highly prospective iron-rich mineral concessions in the northern and southern Labrador Trough; and Vice-President Exploration of Eloro Resources Ltd., a Canadian exploration and mine development company with a portfolio of gold and base-metal prospects in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt and the north-western James Bay area of Quebec. Mr. Langton obtained his B.Sc. (Geology) from the University of New Brunswick in 1985 and his M.Sc.(Geology) from Queen's University in 1993.

"John is a strong addition to Hinterland's Board and we welcome his experience, contacts and insight into exploration and mining in both New Brunswick and Quebec," commented Mark Fekete, President and CEO.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This release may contain forward-looking statements that are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to vary materially from targeted results. Such risks and uncertainties include those described in the Company's periodic reports including the annual report or in the filings made by the Company from time to time with securities regulators. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any revision of these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date they are made or to reflect the occurrence of an unanticipated event.

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