TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 21, 2014) - Mahdia Gold Corp. (the "Company") (CNSX:MGD) announces the appointment of a new Independent Director to its board of Directors.
APPOINTMENT OF ROBERT BUCKLAND TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mahdia Gold is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Buckland as a new Independent Director to the Board of Directors. As president of Compass Atlantic Consultants Inc, Mr. Buckland specializes in resource project financing through a British supply chain financing instrument now available to Mahdia. "Subject to specific conditions, we stand ready to place this and other financing mechanisms at the disposal of Mahdia as required," Mr. Buckland said, "and offer our communications skills and IR network where management may find those useful."
Mr. Buckland, a graduate of McGill University, organized financing for the Yellow Eagle Mine gold mine at Cripple Creek near Fairbanks, Alaska, consulted on project funding for the Dun Glen placer gold production in Nevada, and has been involved in the founding of a public Issuer.
Mr. Buckland's involvement in Mahdia Gold signals an important step for Mahdia Gold as the company seeks to access necessary funding that is required to develop its business and meet its obligations in Guyana.
About Mahdia Gold Corp.
Mahdia is a Canadian-based gold exploration company with active gold prospects in Guyana, SouthAmerica.
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Mahdia Gold Corp.
Andre J. Douchane
President & CEO