Copper One Inc. (TSXV:CUO) has appointed Benoit Gascon to its Board of Directors. Furthermore, Copper One announced it has granted 3,965,000 stock options in total to its officers, directors and certain consultants.

As quoted in the press release:

Mr. Gascon is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mason Graphite Inc. and has over 20 years of experience in the graphite and carbon industries. Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Stratmin Graphite, which operates the Lac-des-Iles deposit, one of North America’s only producing graphite mines. He negotiated the take-over of Stratmin Graphite by Imerys SA, a world leader in industrial minerals, to form Timcal Graphite & Carbon, a leader in its industry. At Timcal, Mr. Gascon held various executive positions from Senior Vice-President Sales and Deputy General Manager to Senior Vice-President, Business Development and Strategy.

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