TORONTO, ON – November 7, 2022 – Big Gold Inc. (CSE: BG) (the “Company” or “Big Gold”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Christine Carson and Glenn Thibeault to the Company’s board of directors, bringing it to a total of five members.
“Our new board members bring extensive capital markets and community relations experience to Big Gold. We believe that we have an extremely well-rounded group of professionals constituting the Company’s board of directors and technical advisors, and we look forward to utilizing everyone’s knowledge to generate shareholder value,” said Scott Walters, President & CEO.
Ms. Carson is the founder of Carson Proxy Advisors, a shareholder communications and corporate governance consulting firm that works with public companies across all sectors of the Canadian market. Christine has advised clients on a wide variety of special situations and issues, including proxy battles, hostile takeovers, M&As, consent solicitations, corporate governance, executive compensation, and shareholder proposals. She has counseled numerous CEOs, corporate secretaries, counsels, investor relations professionals, and is a speaker at industry conferences on the complexities of shareholder voting in Canada. Christine is currently a member of the board of directors of Americas Gold and Silver Corporation (TSX: USA) (NYSE American: USAS).
Mr. Thibeault is a former Canadian politician. Glenn held a variety of elected and appointed offices within federal and provincial levels of government including Member of Provincial Parliament for Sudbury and Minister of Energy for Ontario. Mr. Thibeault was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012 for extensive government and public sector contributions and previously was the recipient of the Greater Sudbury Top 40 under 40 Award. Currently, Glenn is the Director, Government Affairs for Juul Labs Canada Ltd. and is a member of the board for the Mining Innovation, Rehabilitation & Applied Research Corporation (MIRARCO) of Sudbury, Ontario.
Additionally, Big Gold announces that former board member Douglas Pitcher has resigned as a Director and accepted the role of a Technical Advisor to the Company. In his new role he will advise the Company in its future exploration programs.
Learn more about the Company on its website: https://biggold.ca/.
About Big Gold Inc.
Big Gold Inc. is a junior mining exploration company. Its initial focus is to conduct the proposed exploration program on the 10,000-hectare Martin Kenty Property located in Ontario. Big Gold will also continue to consider other opportunities as they arise, with the objective of acquiring and exploring early-stage base and precious metal projects.
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President and CEO
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This press release may include forward-looking information within the meaning of Canadian securities legislation, concerning the business of the Company. Forward-looking information is based on certain key expectations and assumptions made by the management of the Company. Although the Company believes that the expectations and assumptions on which such forward-looking information is based on are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the forward-looking information because the Company can give no assurance that they will prove to be correct. Forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made as of the date of this press release. The Company disclaims any intent or obligation to update publicly any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise, other than as required by applicable securities laws.