VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 14, 2016) - WestKam Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WKG) (the "Company" or "WestKam") today announced results from the Company's Annual General Meeting held October 12, 2016. All matters put forth in the management information circular of the Company dated September 7, 2016 were passed, including election of the three incumbent directors. An additional director, Mr. Dana Dziurzynski, was nominated at the meeting and subsequently elected by vote.
Mr. Dziurzynski, a successful entrepreneur in Saskatchewan for over three decades, operates a privately-held construction company specializing in hardrock, mineral and oil exploration. In addition, he is actively involved in fundraising for both the publicly-traded and private company sectors.
"I'm pleased to welcome Mr. Dziurzynski to our board," said WestKam President and CEO Matt Wayrynen. "His broad business and managerial skills will bring valuable perspective to our strategic planning and decision-making as we continue to develop the Bonaparte Project. I look forward to working with him."
About WestKam Gold Corp.
WestKam is a Canadian gold exploration company focused on developing the Bonaparte Gold Project near Kamloops, British Columbia. Additional information can be found on the Company's website at www.westkamgold.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Matt Wayrynen, President
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