TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 9, 2014) - Wolf Resource Development Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WRD) announces the appointment of Mr. Jaime Lalinde as Chief Executive Officer of Wolf and a member of the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.
Mr. Jaime Lalinde is a former vice president of private banking at Citibank N.A. Mr. Lalinde spent 20 years in the banking industry, working for Chase Bank and Merrill Lynch before accepting a position at Citibank N.A. in New York, where he was team leader and country manager for the Mexican and Colombian jurisdictions. Mr. Lalinde received a B.A. at Bogota's University of Los Andes and obtained Masters Degrees in philosophy and political science at the University of Illinois. Since 2010 Mr. Lalinde has been the Colombian country manager representative of Forbes & Manhattan, Inc. Prior to joining Forbes & Manhattan, Inc. Mr. Lalinde was the founder and President of La Esperanza Mining.
The appointment of Mr. Lalinde follows the resignation of Mr. Alastair Neill as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of Wolf. The Board and Management thank Mr. Neill for his contributions to the company during its transition phase and wish him well in his future endeavours.
Pursuant to Mr. Lalinde's appointment, he has been granted a total of 250,000 stock options. The options have an exercise price of $0.10 and shall expire five years from the date of grant. The options shall vest immediately, subject to a four month regulatory hold period. The grant of options remains subject to regulatory approval.
About Wolf Resource Development Corp.:
Wolf Resource Development Corp. continues to review a number of opportunities in the mining, exploration and development sector to add further shareholder value to its existing 51% interest in the Iron Horse property located in the Skeena and Liard Mining Divisions of British Columbia.
ON BEHALF OF WOLF RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT CORP.
Jaime Lalinde, Chief Executive Officer
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