Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 23, 2021) - BMEX Gold Inc. (TSXV: BMEX) (FSE: 8M0) ("BMEX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher J. Wild as Chief Geologist. In this role he will be responsible for overseeing the Company's exploration program which is focused on the King Tut Property and the Dunlop Bay Property both located in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt in Quebec.
Chris is a Professional Engineer with over thirty-five years of experience in mining and mineral exploration in Canada, Africa, and South America. He was Chief Geologist for KGHM's Ajax Project near Kamloops, B.C. in 2013. Mr. Wild was promoted to Project Manager in 2016 and subsequently accepted a position with KGHM International as Area Geologist in Sudbury, Ontario. Prior to KGHM, he spent 10 years exploring for and developing gold, bauxite, and uranium projects in West Africa for a number of TSX-V listed companies.
Chris previously worked as Chief Mine Geologist for Imperial Metals at Goldstream Mine, north of Revelstoke, and then Mount Polley Mine near Williams Lake, both in British Columbia, Canada. He has worked with major mining companies, including Noranda (Glencore) and Minnova (First Quantum). Chris is a graduate of the University of British Columbia earning a Bachelor of Applied Science in 1984.Chris is an Independent Qualified Person as defined by Canadian NI 43-101 standards.
Recently appointed CEO for BMEX Gold, Warner Uhl commented, "I joined BMEX Gold as I could see the vast potential of the projects. I have worked with Chris in the past and he is a seasoned geologist and valuable team player and I am confident in his ability to lead our exploration efforts at BMEX and contribute to our future success."
Chris Wild commented, "When Warner approached me with the opportunity to join BMEX I reviewed the projects and immediately accepted the role. I have worked on a wide range of mineral exploration projects and believe that BMEX has assembled an excellent land package in one of the most prolific areas for gold globally. The Company is well financed for exploration and I am keen to lead the program."
About BMEX Gold Inc.
BMEX Gold Inc. is a junior Canadian mining exploration company with the primary objective to acquire, explore, and develop viable gold and base metal projects in the mining-friendly jurisdiction of Quebec, Canada. BMEX is currently fully focused on earning 100% interest in its two projects, both located in the prolific Abitibi greenstone belt:
- King Tut Project consists of 120 contiguous claims on 5,206 hectares
- Dunlop Bay Project consists of 76 mineral claims that cover 4,226 hectares
BMEX common shares trade under the symbol "BMEX" on the TSX-V and under the symbol 8M0 on the Frankfurt Exchange.
For further information please contact:
BMEX Gold Inc.
Dylan Sidoo, Business Development
Tel: 1 (604) 423 4499
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This news release contains "forward-looking statements" and "forward looking information" (as defined under applicable securities laws), based on management's best estimates, assumptions, and current expectations. Such statements include but are not limited to, statements with respect to the plans for future exploration and development of the King Tut and Dunlop Bay properties and the acquisition of additional exploration projects. Generally, these forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "expects", "expected", "budgeted", "forecasts" , "anticipates" "plans", "anticipates", "believes", "intends", "estimates", "projects", "aims", "potential", "goal", "objective", "prospective", and similar expressions, or that events or conditions "will", "would", "may", "can", "could" or "should" occur. These statements should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results. Such statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such statements, including but not limited to: risks related to the King Tut and Dunlop Bay projects; risks related to general economic conditions, actual results of current exploration activities, unanticipated reclamation expenses; changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined; fluctuations in prices of metals including gold; increases in market prices of mining consumables, possible variations in resource estimates, grade or recovery rates; failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated; accidents, labour disputes, title disputes, claims and limitations on insurance coverage and other risks of the mining industry; delays in the completion of exploration, development or construction activities, changes in national and local government regulation of mining operations, tax rules and regulations, and political and economic developments in areas in which the Company operates. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The forward-looking statements and forward looking information are made as of the date hereof and are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement. The Company disclaims any obligation to revise or update any such factors or to publicly announce the result of any revisions to any forward-looking statements or forward looking information contained herein to reflect future results, events or developments, except as require by law. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements and information. Please refer to the Company's most recent filings under its profile at www.sedar.com for further information respecting the risks affecting the Company and its business.
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