|By Marketwired .||
|March 25, 2014 09:00 AM EDT|
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/25/14 -- CB Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CBJ) ("CB GOLD" or the "Company) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Laing to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Laing brings significant technical and business experience to the Company's benefit having worked in every phase of mining project development for over 3 decades.
Mr. Laing is a Mining Engineer with over 35 years experience in mining operations, projects, engineering studies, mining finance, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate development in both base and precious metals. He has worked with both senior and junior companies, consulting engineering groups, financial advisory groups and banks. Most recently, he was a key player in the acquisition and consolidation of three junior gold producers, with the construction of a fourth project, in a roll up strategy to create an intermediate gold producer. He brings a wealth of global mining experience to the Company, particularly in Latin America and West Africa. Mr. Laing holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from the Royal School of Mines, London.
His previous executive positions include Executive Vice President at Endeavour Mining, Director of Mining at Endeavour Financial, Vice President at Standard Bank New York, President at MRDI, Project Manager at Bema Gold Corporation and various positions at Billiton International Metals.
Fabio Capponi, President & CEO of CB Gold, noted, "We are extremely pleased about the addition of Mr. Laing to the Company's Board and look forward to working closely with him in developing CB Gold's current and future projects and as we progress from exploration to development with the intent of delivering best value to our shareholders".
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The securities of CB Gold described herein have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
Some of the statements contained in this release are forward-looking statements, such as estimates and statements that describe the Company's future plans, objectives or goals, including words to the effect that the Company or management expects a stated condition or result to occur. Since forward-looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very nature, they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results in each case could differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.