Mountain Boy Appoints Dorian L. (Dusty) Nicol as Director
October 12, 2021 at 08:30 AM EDT
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 12, 2021) - Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd (TSXV: MTB) (OTCQB: MBYMF) (FSE: M9UA) ("Mountain Boy" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Dorian L. (Dusty) Nicol has joined the Board of Directors.
Mr. Nicol is an experienced professional geologist with an excellent track record in the mining industry. Mr. Nicol has a B.Sc. degree in Earth Science from M.I.T. and an M.A. degree in geology from Indiana University. Dusty has over 45 years of world-wide experience in gold exploration and mining. He has designed and managed successful gold exploration programs throughout North and South America, Africa, Russia and the Former Soviet Union, and Papua New Guinea. He has also designed and managed generative gold exploration programs in Africa and Europe. At Jerritt Canyon, Nevada, he designed and managed the exploration program which discovered over 1.5 million ounces of gold at a discovery cost of about $18 / ounce over a 5-year period. His exploration program at the Tulkubash oxide deposit, Kyrgyzstan, added over 600,000 ounces of gold to M&I Resource in the first year, at a discovery cost of $11.40 / ounce.
His experience spans the spectrum of virtually every type of gold deposit in a variety of geologic settings. Dusty has also efficiently managed due diligence of gold projects at every stage of exploration, development, and production for investment funds and corporate acquisitions. In addition to his exploration experience, he has managed the construction, development, and operation of open pit and underground gold mines in Nevada and Mexico.
Dusty has held senior corporate positions on several publicly listed companies (TSX, TSX-V, ASX, AIM, and ASE), having served as a CEO / President, VP-Exploration, Technical Director, and Independent Director. Dusty speaks six languages fluently.
Lawrence Roulston, President and CEO, stated, "We are delighted to welcome Dusty as a Director of Mountain Boy. His exceptional breadth of hands-on exploration experience will be a huge help in advancing our diverse portfolio of projects. Equally importantly, his corporate and management experience will augment the team as we advance multiple projects."
Mr. Nicol commented: "I see enormous potential in the exceptional property portfolio that Mountain Boy has assembled and am excited to work with this talented geological team to advance those projects toward discovery."
Mr. Nicol has been granted 450,000 stock options exercisable at 21 cents per share for a period of five years, subject to the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange and the company's stock option plan.
About Mountain Boy Minerals
Mountain Boy has six active projects spanning 604 square kilometres (60,398 hectares) in the prolific Golden Triangle of northern British Columbia.
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