VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/07/10 -- Zincore Metals Inc. (TSX: ZNC) ('Zincore' or the 'Company') is pleased to announce that Mr. Ignacio Rosado has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors and joins the incumbent Directors who were all re-elected at the Company's Annual General Meeting, Monday, May 3rd.
Zincore President and CEO, Jorge Benavides, stated 'We are absolutely excited to have Mr. Rosado join our team. Given his experience as CFO of Hochschild Mining plc, we look forward to benefiting from his insight and guidance as we move closer to determining the economic potential for the projects at our Accha Zinc Oxide District.'
Mr. Rosado has been the Chief Financial Officer of Hochschild Mining plc and its predecessor group companies since 2005. In addition to leading the Hochschild team in its US$500 million IPO on the London Stock Exchange in 2006, Mr. Rosado has also been responsible for the company's M&A treasury and sales, financial and strategic planning, investor relations, financial reporting and risk management activities. He was made an Executive Director of the company in 2008 and is also a Director of Lake Shore Gold Corp., a TSX-listed company. Mr. Rosado holds an MBA from the University of Michigan Business School and a B.Sc. in economics from the Universidad del Pacifico in Peru.
Incumbent Directors re-elected at the meeting were Jorge Benavides, Daniel Innes, Roman Friedrich, Arnold Klassen, Myron Osatenko and Chairman David Black.
Forward-looking Statements Statements in this release that are forward-looking are subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific factors disclosed under the heading 'Risk Factors' and elsewhere in the Annual Information Form of Zincore dated March 12, 2010 which is filed with Canadian securities regulatory authorities and available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). Such information contained herein represents management's best judgment as of the date hereof based on information currently available.
Zincore Metals Inc.
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