Ungava Minerals Corp.
PINK SHEETS : UGVAF

October 24, 2006 10:55 ET

Ungava Minerals Corp. Announces Election of Directors and Appointment of a New President

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 24, 2006) - Ungava Minerals Corp. (the "Corporation")(Pinksheets:UGVAF) is pleased to announce that, at the last Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on September 14, 2006, the following persons were directors of the Corporation: Glen Gasparini, Allan Miller, David L. Hynes, James G. Lavigne, Joseph Greenberg, Waldemar Kozerawski, Joseph Kochav Lev, and Marek Mucha.

Furthermore, Dr. Allan Miller has been appointed President of the Corporation. On October 18, Dr. Miller became the trustee of The Ungava Trust and of The General Trust. Dr. Miller also has voting control of the Corporation shares held by Juno Holdings Inc. and Alberta Richwest Inc. Dr. Miller is a mineral deposits consulting geologist who received a Ph.D. in economic geology from the University of Western Ontario in 1977 and an Honours B.Sc. in geology from Carleton University in 1971. From 1997 to the present, he has been a consultant to the mining industry in Canada and internationally. Between 1973 and 1997, he was a research scientist with the Geological Survey of Canada. Dr. Miller specialized in the mineral deposits and their environments through the Western Churchill Province, Canada. He was responsible for identifying their critical geological and deposit-scale attributes and the recognition of new ore deposit environments. His diverse experience in Canada, Central and South America, Australia and China has included the following ore deposit types: magnetic nickel-copper-platinum group metals, uranium, mesothermal and epithermal precious metal, copper-gold porphyry, volcanic-associated massive sulphide, sediment-hosted copper, redbed copper, and diamond.

The Corporation also announces that its registered office has been moved from Toronto to Montreal.

Contact Information

  • Ungava Minerals Corp.
    Dr. Allan Miller
    613-231-5656