Gold Bull Resources Corp. Closes Acquisition of Big Balds Gold Project in the Carlin Trend, Nevada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gold Bull Resources Corp. (TSX-V: GBRC) (“Gold Bull” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has
closed its share exchange agreement with 1252265 B.C. Ltd., a private B.C. company (“Numberco”) and its shareholders, under which the Company has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Numberco
and has thereby acquired 100% of the Big Balds Gold project (“Big Balds”) which is located less than 10km west of the Bald Mountain Mine. The Company has issued 10,000,000 shares to the
shareholders of Numberco on a pro rata basis to their holdings in Numberco. Further information about Big Balds is included in the Company’s news releases of August 17, 2020 and September 10, 2020.
The Company has also filed a NI 43-101 technical report on Big Balds entitled: “NI 43-101 Technical Report, Big Balds Project, White Pine County, Nevada” by Brian T. Brewer, CPG, QP, M.Sc., with an
effective date of September 14, 2020.
The Company intends to conduct additional ground geophysics at Big Balds Project imminently. The purpose of the ground geophysics is to define precise drill hole locations.
Chairman Craig Parry commented, “We are very pleased to complete the acquisition of this highly prospective portfolio of properties and to have Cherie Leeden formally appointed as CEO. Having completed our oversubscribed placement of $13.8m last week we are now in excellent position to commence exploration at our Nevada gold projects and we look forward to reporting on this work in the coming weeks and months.”
As previously disclosed to be effective on closing, the Company has appointed Cherie Leeden as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Company. Vince Sorace has stepped down as President & Chief Executive Officer of the Company, but will remain a Director.
Cherie Leeden is a proven Resources Executive with two decades of experience, including 10 years at public company board level. She has led businesses in senior positions at publicly traded companies as well as developed and built several successful resource focused start-ups. Cherie has experience at negotiating and executing win-win business transactions with a multitude of companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. Cherie is experienced in capital raising, mergers & acquisitions, and complex joint venture negotiations.
Cherie has extensive technical experience from exploration through to mine construction, across a range of commodities, and has managed projects and companies in the Americas, Africa and Australasia. In addition to introducing the Big Balds Project, Cherie also introduced the Company to the Sandman and Coyote Projects.
Cherie holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Geology with Honours from the Western Australian School of Mines and is a member of the American Exploration and Mining Association, the Australian Institute of Geoscientists, Nevada Mineral Exploration Coalition, and the Geological Society of Nevada.
Cherie resides in Nevada, where she is a local Director of Hog Ranch Minerals Inc. for ASX listed Rex Minerals Ltd (ASX:RXM) which is advancing a 1.4 million ounce gold project in Nevada.
Stock Option Grants
The Company proposes to grant an aggregate of 1,950,000 stock options to directors, officers and consultants, exercisable at $0.50 for a period of 5 years. Certain of the stock options may be subject to vesting requirements as determined by the Board of Directors.
About Gold Bull Resources Corp.
Gold Bull Resources Corp. is a gold focused exploration and development company with a portfolio of prospective projects located in Nevada and Utah, USA. Gold Bull is led by a Board and Management team with a track record of exploration success. Gold Bull’s objective is to generate stakeholder value and superior investment returns through the discovery and responsible development of mineral resources.
President and CEO, Gold Bull Resources Corp.
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