True Gold Mining Inc.

True Gold Mining Inc.

June 22, 2015 06:30 ET

True Gold Introduces David Laing as Chief Operating Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 22, 2015) - True Gold Mining Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TGM) ("True Gold" or the "Company") today appointed David Laing as Chief Operating Officer ("COO"), effective June 22, 2015.

David joins True Gold from Quintana Resources, a base metals streaming company, where he was COO and lead the origination and execution of stream financing transactions. He was also one of the original executives of Endeavour Mining Corporation as the group grew from one mine in Burkina Faso to a 500,000 ounce gold producer in West Africa. He was an integral part of the acquisition and integration of three junior gold producers and led the feasibility of a fourth project, in Burkina Faso. Mr. Laing brings a unique combination of a technical background as a mining engineer with strong capital market acumen to help steer True Gold's growth strategy.

Prior to these recent roles, David held senior positions in mining investment banking at Standard Bank in New York, technical consulting at MRDI in California, the Refugio project at Bema Gold Corp. and various roles at Billiton, Royal Dutch Shell's mining business.

Christian Milau, Chief Executive Officer said, "I am really pleased to be working with David again. He brings a wealth of experience in mining, project development, finance and company building. David's role in overseeing the technical completion of construction and transition into production at Karma is an excellent addition to our already strong management team. David and I worked side by side over the last five years and we are looking forward to leading the Company into production as well as focusing on its growth strategy."

Mr. Laing holds a B.Sc. Mining Engineering (Honors) from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, University of London, England.

David Laing stated, "I am very excited to be joining True Gold today. The Karma project is an excellent foundation asset on which to build a mid-tier mining company. The Company has very strong technical and capital markets teams and we are at an exciting point as we work to build True Gold into an industry leader."

About True Gold

True Gold Mining Inc. is where gold comes to life. We are committed to growing a successful gold exploration, development and production company, by focusing on projects with low costs, low technical risks and solid economics. The Company's board, management and technical teams have proven track records in gold exploration, development, operations and production worldwide.

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Christian Milau, President & CEO

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