Advance Gold Corp. (the "Company") announces that Ali Afif Fawaz has been appointed to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Fawaz is an international transportation supply chain professional and a licensed customs broker. Since 2000, Mr. Fawaz has been the Managing Director of Villa Plast Limited, a scrap metal recycling plant in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and since 2001 he has been the Managing Director of BNM Company Ltd., a company providing clearing and freight forwarding liason services to associated entities in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Mr. Fawaz also consults and provides services to a number of entities involved in freight forwarding and the container freight and cargo transport industries operating out of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, as well as being involved, since 2010, as a consultant to the mining industry in Tanzania. Mr. Fawaz is fluent in English, French, Arabic and Kiswahili.
"We are pleased to have Ali join Advance Gold's Board," said Jim Gillis, the Company's President. "His skills, knowledge and presence in East Africa will greatly enhance the Company's mineral exploration and development efforts throughout the East African region."
For additional information, please contact:
James T. Gillis, President and CEO
Telephone: (250) 314-0186
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