Superior Mining International Corporation

Superior Mining International Corporation

September 07, 2007 08:30 ET

Superior Mining International Corporation Announces Appointment of Dr. Phil Snowden as Senior Technical Advisor

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 7, 2007) - Superior Mining International Corporation (TSX VENTURE:SUI) (the "Company"), is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Phil Snowden as Senior Technical Advisor with the role of monitoring, overseeing, and supervising the South African ventures of the Company and advising the Board of Directors as the Company progresses.

Phil Snowden is the co-founder and former managing director of the global consulting firm Snowden Mining Industry Consultants which was recently acquired by Downer EDi, a large Australian industrial company. Phil has been involved in the mining industry for some 36 years since graduating from the University of London (in Zimbabwe) in 1970. He completed his doctorate in Archaean tectonics in 1976. Thereafter he lectured in structural geology at Rhodes University in South Africa for six years before joining Anglo American's gold division based in Welkom, where he developed a strong interest in the geology and mining of the Witwatersrand reefs. In 1986 he and his family moved to Perth, Australia, where he and his wife, Vivienne, established the Snowden consultancy. The company has grown to include about 200 staff in offices in Perth, Brisbane, Johannesburg, Vancouver, London and Belo Horizonte. In his role as a consultant geologist, Phil has acquired a wide range of experience in most commodities globally and a particularly keen appreciation of the mining industry in southern Africa.

Superior Mining International welcomes Dr. Snowden's global experience.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Superior Mining International Corporation

John Proust, President & CEO

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Contact Information

  • Superior Mining International Corporation
    John Proust
    President & CEO
    (604) 601-2005
    (604) 488-0319 (FAX)