2005 News Releases
Anthony J. Grey Appointed to Maple Board
March 24, 2005
Maple Minerals Corp. (“Maple”) is pleased to announce that, subject to regulatory approval, Mr. Anthony J. Grey has been appointed to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Grey, currently a resident of Australia, was the founder of Pan Continental Mining Ltd., a publicly listed mining company with interests in gold, base metals and uranium. Under Mr. Grey’s leadership, Pan Continental discovered the Jabiluka uranium deposit, currently Australia’s largest undeveloped uranium deposit. Mr. Grey was the Chairman of the Uranium Institute, a world-wide association of uranium producers and consumers headquartered in London, England. Prior to starting Pan Continential in 1972, Mr. Grey practiced law for seven years with McCarthy Tétrault of Toronto, Canada.
Mr. Gino Falzone, President of Maple Minerals Corp., states: “We are very pleased to add someone of Mr. Grey’s credentials to the Board. Mr. Grey’s contacts in Australia and throughout the world will be of considerable benefit to Maple.”
Pursuant to his appointment, Mr. Grey has been granted 150,000 Maple stock options exercisable at $1.40 per share for a term of five years.
Maple Minerals Corp. (TSXV: MPM) is a Toronto based resource company with properties in Africa, Canada and the Dominican Republic. For more information about Maple, please visit the company’s website at www.mapleminerals.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the “safe harbour” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and other factors that may cause Maple’s results to differ materially from expectations. These include risks relating to market fluctuations, property performance and other risks. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. Maple disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements and cautions investors from placing undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Maple does have an ongoing obligation to disclose material information as it becomes available. The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
L.M. (Gino) Falzone