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Wallbridge designates Demers as VP of Mining & Projects

May 29, 2018  

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Wallbridge Mining Company Limited has announced the appointment of Francois (Frank) Demers as Vice President Mining & Projects.

“This is a pivotal time in the growth of Wallbridge, as we progress  our Fenelon Gold Project in Quebec  through a bulk sample, while at the same time we also advance our growth strategy both in Quebec and in Sudbury,” Marz Kord, President & CEO of Wallbridge said. “The addition of Frank to our management team gives us the capacity to move forward aggressively, build upon our considerable assets, and move Wallbridge to the next level in the transition of our company to a sustainable producer.”

Demers brings to Wallbridge a wealth of experience in the mining industry, spanning close to 20 years.  During his career, Demers has held progressively more responsible roles in both operations and management. Most recently, Demers was General Manager of KGHM International Ltds. Sudbury operations. Prior to that, he held positions of Mine Manager at the Totten Mine and the Creighton Mine, also in Sudbury, Ont.

“Frank’s extensive experience will be invaluable as we explore opportunities for future growth,” Kord said. “I look forward to working with Frank as we grow this company.”

Demers’s expertise includes managing small and large mining operations with teams of engineers and operators as well as experience in developing business growth plans. Demers holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mining Engineering.

(Wallbridge Mining Company Limited)