RENO, NV—(Marketwired – March 29, 2018) – Pershing Resources Company, Inc., (OTC PINK: PSGR) announced that Neil D. Novak, P Geo. and Joseph M. Barton Esq. will join its Board of Directors as of March 15 of this year. Both are joining Pershing Resources' Board of Directors from the Company's Advisory Board as independent directors.
Mr. Novak is a senior executive with four decades of experience in the junior mining and resource sector. He is an experienced exploration geologist, having worked on projects in North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia, and has provided management expertise in the role of senior officer for numerous junior resource companies. Mr. Novak is a professional geologist and is currently President and CEO of BWR Exploration Inc., (TSX VENTURE: BWR), (https://bwrexploration.com/) a publically traded Toronto based mineral exploration company.
Mr. Barton has been a practicing attorney for over twenty years of experience. He has an extensive background in securities law and litigation and has worked numerous high profile cases representing both public companies and investors. Mr. Barton is admitted to practice in all California state courts, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central and Eastern Districts of California. Mr. Barton currently manages his own legal practice in focused on estate and trust law in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The Company also announced that Jack Ruckman Ph.D has chosen to retire from the Board as of February 28 of 2018. Dr. Ruckman has served as a technical advisor to the Company on processing issues since joining the Board in September of 2008.
Pershing Resources' CEO Steve Plumb stated, “We would like to thank Jack Ruckman for his nearly ten years of service to the Company and we wish him well in his retirement. We are very pleased to welcome Neil Novak and Joe Barton to our Board. Their contributions while on our Advisory Board have been critical to our progress. We look forward to working closely with them as we advance the Company to its next phase of development.”
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About Pershing Resources
Pershing Resources is a precious and base metals exploration and mining company with several projects in North America. The Company is based in Reno, Nevada and owns an operations facility near Kingman, Arizona. It is currently focused on the development of it's 100% owned New Enterprise and Mohave Standard properties, referred to as the New Enterprise project.
The Company's other assets are comprised of mining properties in various stages of development located in the Western United States. As opportunities arise, the Company will seek to strengthen its balance sheet through acquisition of additional mineral rights and mining properties. Pershing Resources is committed to responsible mining practices and, we believe, is positioned to deliver sustained growth and performance for years to come.
Details on the Company's projects can be found at http://www.pershingpm.com/.