PANAMA, REPUBLIC OF PANAMA--(Marketwired - Dec. 16, 2013) - Thunderbird Resorts Inc. ("Thunderbird" or "Group") (FRANKFURT:4TR)(EURONEXT:TBIRD) is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has appointed a new director, Georg Gruenberg, to serve on its board until the next Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.
Mr. Gruenberg is the Chairman of the board of the following companies:
- Banco Financiero del Peru
- Sociedad Suizo Peruana de Embutidos, S.A. (SUPEMSA)
- Sindicato Energetico, S.A. (SINERSA)
- Sociedad Agricola Curumuy, S.A.
- Eximportec S.A.
Mr. Gruenberg was born in Switzerland although his family moved to Peru just a year later. Mr. Gruenberg returned to Switzerland for his education. Thereafter, he became a successful entrepreneur in Peru. Mr. Gruenberg's combined know-how as an entrepenuer and his knowledge of the Peruvian people will certainly add value to the Company's business and will be a valuable asset to Thunderbird's board.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
We are an international provider of branded casino and hospitality services, focused on markets in Latin America. Our mission is to "create extraordinary experiences for our guests." Additional information about the Group is available at www.thunderbirdresorts.com.
Cautionary Notice: This release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the securities laws and regulations of various international, federal, and state jurisdictions. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, including without limitation, statements regarding potential revenue and future plans and objectives of the Group are forward-looking statements that involve risk and uncertainties. There can be no assurances that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Group's forward-looking statements include competitive pressures, unfavorable changes in regulatory structures, and general risks associated with business, all of which are disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in the Group's documents filed from time-to-time with the AFM and other regulatory authorities.