White Bear Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : WBR

White Bear Resources Inc.

April 24, 2012 09:00 ET

White Bear Announces Appointment of New Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 24, 2012) - White Bear Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:WBR) ("White Bear" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Bud Smith, Q.C., as a director of the Company.

Bud Smith currently serves as an officer of Urban Systems Ltd. and Chair of Ridley Terminals Inc. Mr. Smith also serves as a director for the Tulo Centre of Indigenous Economics. Mr. Smith has been a member of the Law Society of British Columbia since May 1975.

Bud Smith served as Principal Secretary to the Premier, and as a Cabinet Minister, for the Province of British Columbia. Mr. Smith is a past director of Canada Post Corporation, BC Development Corporation, Royal British Columbia Museum, Prince Rupert Port Authority, and several other companies and organizations.

Kelly Reichert, the President and CEO of White Bear, stated, "Bud Smith has extensive experience as a director of various private, public and crown corporations. He brings a wealth of knowledge in core competencies such as leadership, strategic planning and board governance. We look forward to the expertise that Bud will bring to White Bear."

About White Bear

White Bear is a mineral exploration and development company that holds the rights to explore and develop the Kundat Property and the Tsentralniy Property, each located in the Kundat-Kundusuyulskaya ore zone in the Tisulskiy and Krapivinskiy Districts of the Kemerovo Region of the Russian Federation.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Byron Coulthard, Chairman

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • White Bear Resources Inc.
    Kelly Reichert
    604.484.7855