VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 27, 2014) - Walker River Resources Corp. ("Company") (TSX VENTURE:WRR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Thomas Shuster, B.Sc.,geology to the Board of Directors.
Mr. Shuster has over 20 years of experience in the mining and exploration industries. He started his career in the Timmins mining camp of Northern Ontario where he worked for a number of companies including Outokumpu Mines. He subsequently worked at the Northern Miner, travelling to, and reporting on, a wide variety of grassroots to production level projects throughout the world.
His above experience built a foundation for his later work as a Mining Analyst with investment firms including Fraser Mckenzie, Pathfinder Asset Management, and most recently Jordan Capital Markets. Mr. Shuster has an extensive knowledge of junior mining exploration and equity markets, he has created his own Equity Research Report which he distributes to industry brokerage firms.
Walker River`s president and CEO stated: "Thomas will bring a wealth of valuable insight to the Board. His geological, financial, and marketing experience will be a valuable asset as we move towards the exploration drilling at our Lapon Canyon project."
In other news, on May 21, 2014 the Company received TSX Exchange approval on the re-pricing of 14.1 million warrants expiring Aug. 23, 2018 and 2,591,666 warrants expiring Feb. 20 2015, to an exercise price of $0.05. The warrants are subject to forced conversion clause whereby if the share price trade at $0.065 for 10 consecutive days. The warrants must be exercised within 30 days. If not exercised the warrants are cancelled on the 31st day.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Michel David, Chief Executive Officer and Director
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