DUSAN BERKA JOINS THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
May 21, 2015 – Vancouver, BC: Belmont Resources Inc. (“Belmont” or the “Company”) (BEA:TSX-V) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dušan Berka, P. Eng., as an Independent Director to the Board.
Mr. Berka, P. Eng., has over 40 years of international business experience spanning Europe and the Americas with extensive experience in the finance, marketing and administration of public companies, having served as a Director and Officer of various public companies traded on the TSX, TSX Venture and NASDAQ exchanges. A graduate engineer with a M.Sc. (Dipl. Ing.) degree from Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia (1968), Mr. Berka has been a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia since 1977.
“We are very pleased to have Dušan join us in the development of the Company's assets and helping us to advance the company forward", states Mr. Vojtech (Bill) Agyagos, President and Chief Executive Officer of Belmont.
Mr. Berka will also be appointed to the Company’s audit committee.
About Belmont Resources Inc.
Belmont is an emerging resource company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties in Canada.
In March 2015, the Company entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire 51% ownership in 32 mineral claims (1,696 ha) known as the “KM 140 Property”, in the James Bay Region of Quebec. The Company is completing due diligence on these claims and hoping to secure financing prior to signing a final option agreement for this property.
The Company completed and fulfilled the final terms of the February 2010 option agreement and has now acquired a 100% interest in 3,040 ha. (23 contiguous mineral claims), known as the Lumby/Bufo property located approximately 35 km. northeast of the town of Atikokan. The property adjoins the “Hammond Reef” gold deposit, belonging to Osisko Mining Corp. (former Brett Resources Inc.), along strike to the north-northeast.
In 50/50 ownership with International Montoro Resources Inc., Belmont has acquired and is exploring joint venture opportunities for its two significant uranium properties (Crackingstone -982 ha & Orbit Lake – 11,109 ha) in the Uranium City District in Northern Saskatchewan.
Further information can be found on the Company’s website at www.BelmontResources.com and on www.Sedar.com, or by phoning 604-683-6648.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
This Press Release may contain forward-looking statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual events or results could differ materially from the Companies forward-looking statements and expectations.