Ximen Mining Corp Appoints Mr. Shaun Dykes M.Sc. (Eng.) P.Geo to the Advisory Board
TSX VENTURE: XIM
Vancouver, British Columbia (FSCwire) - Ximen Mining Corp. (the “Company” or “Ximen”) is pleased to announce that it has added additional mining expertise to its team by appointing Shaun Dykes M.Sc.(Eng.) P.Geo to the Company’s Advisory Board.
“We are extremely pleased to now have Shaun as an official and active member of the Advisor Board for Ximen. Shaun has intimate working knowledge specific to the Brett epithermal Gold Project, as he completed the 43-101 on the Brett epithermal Gold Project in 2004 and worked on the project again in 2011, overseeing the drill program,” states Anderson, President, CEO.
Mr. Dykes has over 35 years of practical experience in the management, exploration and analysis of mineral properties at varying stages of development from grass roots to pre-development; and has been directly involved or responsible for the discovery of several mineral deposits, five of which have been placed into commercial production. Mr. Dykes spent 16 years as Mosquito’s exploration manager during which he played a key role in the acquisition and development of Mosquito’s principal mining properties: CuMo,Pine Tree, Spring Creek, Trikay and Blackpoint. Previously, Mr. Dykes spent 15 years as a project geologist for Westmin Resources Ltd where he managed a wide variety of projects with budgets ranging into the millions. He was responsible for the outlining and discovery of the Premier open pit deposit as a result of the analysis and computerization of an extensive historical database.
Mr. Dykes also founded Geologic Systems Ltd. in 1994 to supply geological expertise to the mining and exploration community. Clients included Cominco (now Teck Resources Ltd.), Rio Algom, Echo Bay, Billington, Placer Dome and Redfern Resources. He has been involved in the evaluation, exploration and/or development of some of the world’s major mineral deposits including: CuMo, Voisey’s Bay, Cariboo Gold, Petaquilla, Dunka Road (now Northmet), Red Chris, Tulsequah, Pine Point (extension), Wernecke, HW and Myra Falls and Premier.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
“Christopher R. Anderson”
Christopher R. Anderson,
President, CEO and Director
About Ximen Mining Corp.
Ximen Mining Corp. owns 100 percent interest in all three of its precious metal projects located in southern BC. Ximen`s two Gold projects are The Gold Drop Project and The Brett epithermal Gold Project. Ximen also owns the Treasure Mountain Silver project adjacent to the past producing Huldra Silver Mine. Currently both the Gold Drop Project and the Treasure Mountain Silver Project are under option agreements. The option partners are making annual staged cash and stocks payments as well as funding the development of these projects.
Ximen is a publicly listed company trading on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol XIM, in the USA under the symbol XXMMF, and in Frankfurt, Munich, and Berlin Stock Exchanges in Germany under the symbol 1XMA and WKN with the number as A1W2EG.
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Ximen Mining Corp
888 Dunsmuir Street - Suite 888,
Vancouver, B.C., V6C 3K4