(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) itemprop="articleBody">VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rotation Minerals Ltd. ('Rotation' or the 'Company') (TSXV: ROT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Mumford as Vice President Exploration of the Company.
Thomas Mumford, Ph.D., P.Geo
Dr. Mumford is an experienced exploration geologist with a comprehensive field, technical and academic background in the Golden Triangle mining district of northwestern British Columbia. He has extensive project management experience in Au, REE, Cu-porphyry and U deposits, specializing in magmatic mineral deposits and alpine geological mapping.
Dr. Mumford is a registered professional geologist with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick (APEGNB) and Engineers and Geoscientists - British Columbia (EGBC). Dr. Mumford has served as a lecturer at Carleton University and British Columbia Institute of Technology. He holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. from University of New Brunswick, and was awarded the Leopold Gélinas medal for the best M.Sc. thesis from the GAC Volcanology and Igneous Petrology division. He holds a Ph.D. from Carleton University focused on magmatic controls for the Thor Lake REE deposit in the Northwest Territories.
Bradley Rourke, President and CEO of Rotation stated 'We are excited to welcome Thomas to Rotation's management team. We look forward to the further development of our portfolio of Golden Triangle properties in 2019 under Thomas's direction.'
In conjunction with his appointment as Vice President Exploration, Rotation has granted 1,000,000 stock options to Dr. Mumford. The options are exercisable at $0.10 per share for a period of five years from the date of grant.
ABOUT ROTATION MINERALS LTD.
Rotation owns a 100% interest in the high grade, past-producing, Scottie Gold property located in the heart of the Golden Triangle. In addition, Rotation owns 100% interests in the Ruby Silver property, the Black Hills property and the Stock property (75% of which is optioned to Jaxon Minerals Inc.) all located in the Golden Triangle.
Further information on Rotation can be found on the Company's website at www.rotationminerals.com and at www.sedar.com , or by contacting Bradley Rourke, President and CEO at (250) 877-9902.
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