RICHMONT MINES INC.
NYSE Alternext US : RIC
TSX : RIC

RICHMONT MINES INC.

July 27, 2005 16:15 ET

Richmont Mines Inc.: Announcement

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - July 27, 2005) - Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX:RIC)(AMEX:RIC) announces that Mr. Louis Dionne has resigned as President and Chief Executive Officer and Director of Richmont Mines. Following a thirty year career in the mining industry, Mr. Dionne announced that he is retiring. The board of directors accepted the resignation of Mr. Dionne at a meeting held today. Mr. Jean-Guy Rivard, Chairman of the board, will assume the role of President and Chief Executive Officer.

Contact Information

  • Richmont Mines Inc.
    Julie Normandeau
    Investor Relations
    (514) 397-1410
    (514) 397-8620 (FAX)
    www.richmont-mines.com