Aubrey Eveleigh, President and CEO stated “We are very pleased to add an individual of Don Hains’ caliber to lead us toward a Preliminary Economic Assessment of the Albany graphite deposit. A management team with strong graphite experience is obviously a necessity for success. Don is an expert in the analysis of geology, markets and economics for industrial minerals. He has conducted studies on a wide range of industrial minerals projects in Canada, United States, Europe, Africa and Asia. He is very familiar with trends in end use technologies for major industrial minerals, including graphite, and in process technologies for beneficiation of industrial minerals.”