Century Mining Corp
Tuesday, February 5th, 2008
Century Mining Corporation announces that Mr. Dale Parker has resigned from the Board of Directors effective February 1, 2008. Mr. Parker requested that Century’s Board accept his resignation due to his recent appointment as Board Chair of Translink (South Coast British Columbia Transit Authority).
The Company also announced that Mr. Mark A. Lettes has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors to replace Mr. Parker. Mr. Lettes is a seasoned international natural resources executive with nearly 20 years industry experience. Mr. Lettes is currently a Financial Consultant. He previously held senior management positions at Apex Silver Mines as the Senior Vice President and CFO, and Amax Gold Inc. as Vice President of Trading and Treasury Director. Mr. Lettes will concurrently serve as the Chairman of the Audit Committee for Century, utilizing his extensive experience in corporate finance and accounting. Mr. Lettes earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing at the University of Connecticut, and a Master of Business Administration (Finance) from the Ohio State University. He has also completed additional post-graduate work in economics at Trinity College and Fordham University.
Margaret Kent, President & CEO, in expressing appreciation for Dale Parker’s service to Century, said: “The Board of Directors joins me in thanking Dale for his invaluable contribution to the development and growth of the Company over the past several years, and wish him continued success in his future endeavors. We are very pleased to welcome Mark Lettes to our Board of Directors. Mark’s experience in the mining industry, combined with his financial expertise, will be invaluable as we continue to grow Century into a significant mid-tier gold producer.”
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