Re: News Releases - Tuesday, February 15, 2011
First Point Appoints Rob Robertson Vice President Corporate
First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX.V) ("First Point" or the "Company")
is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Rob A. Robertson as Vice
President Corporate Development, effective March 7th. Mr. Robertson has
a B.SC. in geology, nine years mineral exploration and mining
experience, and twelve years with the Northern Miner providing
editorial coverage. Mr. Robertson brings a very strong knowledge of the
mining industry and financial markets. He has travelled widely to
provide detailed coverage of producing mines and new exploration
discoveries for the Northern Miner. Mr. Robertson will assist First
Point greatly with corporate communications, in the Company's
international search for their additional nickel alloy properties, and
"We are delighted to have attracted Mr. Robertson to join First Point.
His geological background and proven communication skills after 12
years with the Northern Miner will greatly assist presenting First
Point's unique nickel properties to a wide audience," stated Peter
Bradshaw, President of First Point. Mr. Robertson has been granted of
200,000 incentive stock options.
First Point Minerals Corp. is a Canadian base and precious metal
exploration company. The company's flagship Decar nickel property in
northern British Columbia is the subject of an exploration program
being funded by Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) (Paris: CLF), an
international mining and natural resources company headquartered in the
United States. For more information, please view the Company's website
at www.firstpointminerals.com or phone Peter Bradshaw, President and
CEO, or Ron Britten, Vice-President of Exploration, at (604) 681-8600.
On behalf of First Point Minerals Corp.
Peter Bradshaw, Ph.D., P.Eng., President & CEO - TSX Venture Exchange:
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
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