AUGUST 7, 2018, VANCOUVER, B.C. – PROGRESSIVE PLANET SOLUTIONS INC. (PLAN-TSX:V) (“Progressive Planet” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dwayne L. Melrose, P. Geo., as a Qualified Person (QP) to our board of directors. In addition to being a seasoned director of public mining companies, Dwayne has over 30 years’ experience in the mining industry where he was successful in advancing three significant exploration projects towards production.
Dwayne will be validating future projects and assisting with strategic direction on existing assets. “I am honoured to have Dwayne join us. His work history and experience will definitely be an asset to our team as he assists in advancing Progressive Planet’s business objectives. His experience taking projects towards production will benefit Progressive Planet as we advance and fund our zeolite, lithium and graphite projects” stated Stephen Harpur, CEO of Progressive Planet Solutions Inc.
Dwayne’s addition to the team is the next step in building a world class team of geologists, engineers, and mining executives. Dwayne is well known by global investors and has delivered presentations at mining conferences in many countries including Canada, the United States, Switzerland, Germany and the UK”.
The company has issued Mr. Melrose 250,000 stock options.
Progressive Planet has accepted the resignation of its director, Dr. Michel Boily. “At this time, we would like to thank Dr. Boily for his service to the company as a Director,” said Stephen Harpur, CEO of Progressive Planet Solutions Inc.
Progressive Planet is a Canadian based mineral exploration company with a flagship zeolite mine in British Columbia, a 20% interest in a lithium project in Manitoba and a graphite property in Buckingham, Quebec.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Signed “Stephen Harpur”
Stephen Harpur, CPA, CGA, CEO
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