Staccato Gold Appoints Chief Executive Officer
Tuesday, November 27th, 2007
Staccato Gold Resources Ltd. has appointed Mr. Grant Ewing as chief executive officer. Mr Ewing has also been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors. He will assume his new duties with Staccato Gold effective immediately.
Mr Ewing is a seasoned mining executive with extensive experience in all aspects of mineral exploration and development. His mining career spans over 20 years and encompasses work as an exploration geologist early in his career, followed by senior level executive positions with junior mining companies. Mr Ewing has widespread knowledge of financial markets, project financing, property evaluation, and acquisitions.
Prior to joining Staccato Gold, Mr Ewing was employed as President and chief operating officer of Linear Metals Corporation where he was responsible for the overall management of the company’s affairs. Before this he served as executive vice president for a junior mining company, where he supervised the corporate development, investor relations, and exploration divisions. Mr Ewing also worked as an institutional equity analyst covering the mining sector for Sprott Securities (now Cormark Securities Inc.) in the mid 1990’s. Mr Ewing is a registered professional geologist.
Robert Lipsett, president of Staccato, stated, “The Board of Directors is very pleased that Grant has agreed to join Staccato Gold as chief executive officer and director. His experience and diverse background in corporate development, project development, exploration and acquisitions make him ideally suited to lead the company through the next phase of growth and development.”