Verena Minerals Corporation

Verena Minerals Corporation

September 22, 2009 09:20 ET

Verena Announces New Chief Financial Officer

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 22, 2009) - Verena Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE:VML) (the "Company" or "Verena") is pleased to announce that Mr. Jeff Dawley, CA, CPA (Illinois), has accepted the role of Chief Financial Officer for the Company. Mr. Dawley is a Chartered Accountant with over 16 years experience in corporate financial management, governance and reporting in Canada. Mr. Dawley has most recently served as the Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Finance and Technology, and Corporate Secretary of NexgenRx Inc., a TSX Venture Exchange listed company that provides health and dental claim adjudication services. He also held finance roles with the ACNielsen Company of Canada, The Canada Life Assurance Company, Bank of Montreal and Abitibi-Consolidated. Mr. Dawley is a chartered accountant, certified public accountant, and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University.

About Verena

Verena Minerals Corporation is a Canadian-based mineral exploration company with a portfolio of properties including gold, diamonds and gemstones in Brazil. Verena's prime focus is on advancing and expanding its 100% owned Volta Grande Project, located in Para State. Verena trades on the TSX Venture Exchange and has approximately 99.7 million common shares issued and outstanding.

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Contact Information

  • Verena Minerals Corporation
    Stephen G. Roman
    President and CEO
    (416) 368 2998