TNR Gold Corp. (“TNR”) has added Mr. Ike Osmani, P. Geo. to its exploration team as “Chief Geologist for South American Projects”. Mr. Osmani brings 26 years of Canadian and international mineral exploration experience in gold and base metals. He will be working closely with Mr. Roberto Lara, Exploration Manager for South America, to provide project supervision and control requirements.
Gary Schellenberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of TNR, commented “Mr. Osmani is joining TNR at a key point in the company’s strategic development”. Gary Schellenberg also commented “Having John Harrop, the senior geologist, who will be working closely with Mr. Osmani and oversee new business development, will definitely help TNR to aggressively identify new prospective projects, as well as foster work on our properties in Alaska”.
TNR has pursued a successful strategy in Argentina of acquiring mineral properties with joint venture partners, as well as operating their own exploration programs. During 2007, TNR increased its direct involvement in Argentina and is now operating three programs ranging from discovery to intermediate stage exploration. The Company will commence drilling on its El Salto property in the coming weeks and the El Tapau and Eureka properties in early 2008.
TNR Gold Corp is a base and precious metals exploration company focused on aggressively identifying new prospective projects as well as fostering work on its large portfolio of 16 properties in Argentina and Alaska. The company’s focus over the next 12 months is the exploration and development of its Eureka, El Salto and El Tapau properties in Argentina and Shotgun project in Alaska.
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