Tantalex Resources Corporation Appoints New COO
June 26, 2014 (Source: Marketwired) — TANTALEX RESOURCES CORPORATION (CSE:TTX)(FRANKFURT:1T0) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bernard Lapointe as Chief Operating Officer of Tantalex Resources effective immediately.
“We are pleased to add Mr. Lapointe to the management team at such an important crossroad for us. Bernard brings a wealth of experience and an impressive track record at the operational level in the company. Tantalex is about to start operations and resources assessment on its multiple concessions. Mr. Lapointe’s depth of expertise will be essential for the execution of our program,” commented President and CEO Dave Gagnon.
Bernard Lapointe has a PhD in Geology from University of Chicoutimi and has 30 years of experience in the field. He has worked with and helped grow junior mining companies while working with the Ministry of Natural Resources. In 1997, he founded Arianne Resources, (rename Arianne Phosphate) is highly respected by the investment community. Since retiring from Arianne in 2013, Mr. Lapointe has been a corporate director of Tantalex Resources.
As part of the reorientation of the management team toward an operational structure, Jean-Robert Pronovost will leave his functions as Chief Financial Officer effective immediately. Mr Daniel Gilbert, CPA, currently Vice President Finance of Tantalex, will act in the interim until a replacement is nominated. Mr. Pronovost will remain as a director of the Company going forward.
“Our management team is now ready for the next development stage of this company: operations on site in Republic of Congo. As part of our reorganization, we feel that we have better positioned ourselves for the future,” commented President and CEO Dave Gagnon.
About Tantalex Resources Corporation
Tantalex is a mining exploration and development company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of Tantalum and Niobium properties in Africa. The Company is listed on the Canadian Stock Exchange (symbol:TTX) and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (symbol:1T0).
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