GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 28, 2013) - Nouveau Monde Mining Enterprises Inc. ("Nouveau Monde" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NOU) announces the resignation of Mr. Alain Lambert as a director of the Company as a result of increased time demand related to Mr. Lambert other business ventures, including his work as the Chairman of Team Novo Nordisk. Team Novo Nordisk is a partnership between Novo Nordisk, a Danish pharmaceutical company and Team Type 1, an Atlanta based sports organization and is the world's first all-diabetic professional cycling team and over 100 diabetic triathletes, runners, a competitive women's team and elite cyclists, racing across the globe to change diabetes and show the world what can be achieved when you take ownership of diabetes.
"The Board wishes to thank Mr. Lambert for his valuable contribution to the Company during these past few months," stated Eric Desaulniers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nouveau Monde. "He's provided valuable leadership and guidance, which was well evidenced during Nouveau Monde's successful entry onto the TSX Venture Exchange in January."
The Company also announces the resignation of Mr. Ron Keenan to pursue his multiple other business projects. The Company would like to thank Mr. Keenan for his contribution as the Chairman of the Audit Committee.
About Nouveau Monde
Nouveau Monde is a mineral exploration company which holds mining claims in the province of Québec with the objective of discovering major ore deposits. The Company's core business is project generation through the use of cutting-edge targeting methodologies and partnership development for mineral exploration.
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Except for historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially. Nouveau Monde will not update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect financial results is included in the documents filed from time to time with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities by Nouveau Monde.