Rockcliff Metals Corporation (“Rockcliff” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: RCLF) (FRANKFURT: RO0, WKN: A2H60G) is pleased to announce the appointment of a well-known mining executive, Mr. Neil McMillan, as a Director of the Company.
Neil McMillan is best known for his long and illustrious career in Saskatchewan’s multi-billion-dollar mining industry. As CEO of Claude Resources, he captained the Province’s only gold mining firm to profitability before it was eventually acquired by Silver Standard Inc., now SSR Mining Inc. Neil served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cameco Inc., the world’s largest publicly traded uranium company. Neil also served on the Board of Saskatoon-based diamond mining company Shore Gold Inc., now Star Diamond Corp.
Mr. Ken Lapierre, President and CEO of Rockcliff stated: “The Board of Directors is very pleased to welcome Neil to the Rockcliff team. The Company will greatly benefit from Neil‘s integrity, depth of knowledge and network within the mining industry. Neil will assist the Company on all aspects of its strategic growth plans including marketing Rockcliff to a wider audience. Our Snow Lake assets hold great promise in high-grade base metals, gold and future royalties, and Neil‘s background will be pivotal in unlocking additional significant value for our shareholders.”
Mr. Neil McMillan stated: “I am pleased to join a company with such an experienced and committed board and management team and a terrific portfolio of base and precious metal projects. I hope my background and experience can add materially to the success of the Company.”
The appointment of Mr. McMillan is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company also announces the resignation of Gerry McCarvill from the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors thanks Gerry for his positive and helpful contributions to the Company.
The Company also announces that it has granted 5,050,000 incentive stock options (the “Options”) to certain directors, officers and consultants of the Company. The Options are exercisable at $0.15 per share for a period of 5 years, terminating on October 9, 2023.
About Rockcliff Metals Corporation
The Company is a well-funded Canadian resource exploration company focused on base metals, gold and royalties in the Snow Lake area of Manitoba. Rockcliff’s extensive portfolio of properties totals 169,000 hectares and includes 8 of the highest-grade undeveloped base metal deposits as well as Manitoba’s first and highest-grade historic gold mine. Rockcliff’s goal is to be known as a Canadian mine finder with ultimate conversion of its projects into cash generating royalties.
For further information, please contact:
Rockcliff Metals Corporation
Ken Lapierre, P.Geo
President & CEO
Cell: (647) 678-3879
Off: (416) 644-1752
CHF Capital Markets
Cathy Hume, CEO
Phone: (416) 868-1079 ext.231
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