LONGUEUIL, Québec, June 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reunion Gold Corporation (TSX-V: RGD) (the “Company”) informs that Mr. Réjean Gourde, the President and CEO of the Company, who has been On temporary leave for medical reasons, he has retired from his position as president and chief executive officer. Carlos Bertoni, who has been serving as CEO during Mr. Gourde’s leave, continues in the role of interim CEO.
In a statement, David Fennell, CEO of the company, said: “I want to thank Réjean for his contribution as CEO over the past four years and I am grateful for his decision to remain as a director. I also want to thank Carlos for his exceptional work and dedication since taking over as interim CEO last November. The Company has initiated the search for a permanent CEO to direct the Company’s mineral exploration activities in the Guyana Shield. “
The Company also reports the results of the voting at its Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of Shareholders held on June 10, 2021. The seven nominated directors, namely David Fennell, Elaine Bennett, Richard Cohen, Adrian Fleming, Réjean Gourde, Vijay Kirpalani and Marian Moroney, were re-elected to the Board of Directors. Shareholders voted in favor of all other business matters before the AGM.
Boulanger Project, French Guiana
The Company is pleased to report that the four concessions that make up a large part of the Boulanger Project in French Guiana have been renewed through December 31, 2033. Following amendments to the French Mining Code, all mining concessions that were pending in French Guiana expired on December 31, 2018. The four Boulanger concessions are the first concessions officially renewed by the French Government.
The Company is also pleased to announce that the option period under the option contract between the Company and the holder of the Boulanger concessions has been extended for one more year. The option can be exercised until July 27, 2023. This will give the company additional time to explore and consider exercising its option to acquire the Boulanger Project.
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About Reunion Gold
Reunion Gold Corporation is a leading gold explorer with a portfolio of projects in Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana, all located on the Guiana Shield, South America. The Company’s common shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol ‘RGD’. Additional information about the company is available at SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and the Company’s website (www.reuniongold.com). For more information contact:
REUNION GOLD CORPORATION
Carlos Bertoni, Acting General Manager
Paul Fowler, Corporate Development Manager
Phone: +1 450.677.2585
Email: [email protected]