Tenajon Resources Corp.
TSX VENTURE : TJS

Tenajon Resources Corp.

April 01, 2009 08:30 ET

Tenajon Appoints Dr. Michael Gunning to its Board of Directors

Announces New CFO and Grants Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 1, 2009) - Tenajon Resources Corp. ("Tenajon" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TJS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael Gunning, Ph.D., P.Geo. has been appointed to its Board of Directors.

Dr. Gunning is the President and CEO of Triex Minerals Corporation ("Triex"). Dr. Gunning possesses a Ph.D. in Mineral Deposits and Volcanology from the University of Western Ontario and has over 20 years of experience in mineral exploration, regional mapping and geological research. Prior to joining Triex, Dr. Gunning served as the principal Mineral Deposits Research Geologist at the Saskatchewan Geological Survey, where he was responsible for publication and presentation of Exploration and Development overviews for the province. Prior to his departure from the survey, Dr. Gunning managed the Minerals Group within the Strategic Development division of Saskatchewan Industry and Resources ("SIR"), where he successfully proposed, developed and initiated a new Natural Gas from Coal initiative for the province. Prior to joining SIR in 2002, Dr. Gunning was a Senior Project Geologist in Exploration at Teck Cominco, exploring in the Canadian Arctic and South America. Dr. Gunning is extensively published, has been an invited speaker at numerous technical and investor conferences throughout the past ten years, is a past President of the Saskatchewan Geological Society, and is an active member of AME BC's OH&S and Exploration Roundup committees.

The Company also announces that Richard Godfrey has resigned as CFO of the Company to devote his full efforts to Capstone Mining Corp., which recently completed a business combination with Sherwood Copper Corp. As a result of Mr. Godfrey's departure, the Company is very pleased to have Mr. Bernie Zacharias, C.A., assume the duties of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Zacharias has a proven track record of providing financial services to resource companies, and Tenajon welcomes him to its team.

Tenajon, under the Company's Stock Option Plan, has granted 2,000,000 incentive stock options to directors, officers, employees and advisors of the Company. The options are exercisable over a period of 5 years at a price of $0.15.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors

TENAJON RESOURCES CORP.

D. Bruce McLeod, President

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Contact Information

  • Tenajon Resources Corp.
    Bruce McLeod, President, CEO, Director
    Investor Contact
    (604) 687-7545 or Toll Free: 1-888-338-2200
    (604) 689-5041 (FAX)
    or
    Tenajon Resources Corp.
    Chris Curran
    Investor Contact
    (604) 331-2288
    Email: info@tenajon.com
    Website: www.tenajon.com