Tasca Strengthens Board of Directors and Amends Fourbay-Cobb Bay Property Agreement
Vancouver, British Columbia (FSCwire) - Tasca Resources Ltd. ("Tasca", “TAC” or the "Company") (TSX Venture symbol: TAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Wesley Pomeroy to the Company’s Board of Directors and Audit Committee. The resignation of Norman Brewster as a director audit committee member has been accepted. The Company would like to thank Mr. Brewster for his service to the Company and wishes him all the best in his future endeavours.
Mr. Wesley Pomeroy has served as a director of several junior mining companies over the years. Notably, he was appointed to the Board of Directors of Metalline Mining Company (now Silver Bull Resources) in September 2005 where he also served as Chairman of the Audit Committee until 2009. Silver Bull has a large zinc/silver deposit in central Mexico which Mr. Pomeroy visited on several occasions.
Since 2008, Mr. Pomeroy has served on the Board of Directors of Silver Phoenix Resources which has several prospective properties in Alaska. Mr. Pomeroy was President of The Joe Dandy Mining Company from 1999 to 2007, which has had gold properties in Cripple Creek, Colorado since 1887. He was instrumental in selling the company's assets to AngloGold out of South Africa. He is a member of Front Range Oil and Gas LLC and POMOCO LLC (Pomeroy Oil Company). He is also currently a consulting geologist with Vortex Petroleum Inc. out of California and has been associated since 1977 with various other oil and gas exploration companies.
Since 1977, Mr. Pomeroy has been a member in good standing of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists. Mr. Pomeroy received a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Colorado State University in 1977 and an MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado in 1990. Mr. Pomeroy is a registered Professional Geologist for the State of Wyoming. He resides in the Denver, Colorado area.
Tasca also wishes to announce that the Company and Aur Lake Exploration Inc. (“ALE”) have mutually agreed to further amend its property option agreement on the Fourbay-Cobb Bay property by extending the date to June 30, 2017 in regards to the first tranche of exploration expenditures due under the agreement. All other terms and conditions remain unchanged. The Cobb Bay property has been the subject of considerable exploration work in the past by ALE and others.
For additional information regarding the above noted property and other corporate information, please visit the Company's website at www.tascaresourcses.com