Corvus Gold Inc. (TSX:KOR,OTCQX:CORVF) has appointed Catherine Gignac to its Board of Directors. With over 25 years’ experience in the mining industry as a Mining Equity Research Analyst and in Senior Corporate Management in the financial sector, her experience includes project value analysis, mergers and acquisition analysis, and corporate support for strategic marketing, project financing and building shareholder value.
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Ms. Gignac has been an Independent Consultant since October 2011. She held the position of Mining Analyst and Managing Director with NCP Northland Capital Partners (formerly Sandfire Securities) from April 2009 to September 2011 and Wellington West Capital Markets from February 2005 to February 2009. She has covered the mining and minerals sector including large to small cap, precious and base metal mining companies for over 25 years. Ms. Gignac has also held positions with several leading Canadian brokerage firms including UBS Securities, RBC Capital Markets and Merrill Lynch Canada. She is a frequent chairperson and speaker at industry conferences. She received an Honors B.Sc. in Geology from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario and spent her early years as an exploration geologist with Barrick Gold Corporation. She is a member and has served as President of the Mineral Resources Analyst Group, is a member of the CFA Institute, the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, and sits on the Canadian Securities Administrators’ Mining Technical Advisory and Monitoring Committee.