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Alamos Gold Announces Appointment of Mr. Anthony Garson to its Board of Directors
Monday, June 07, 2010
Alamos Gold Announces Appointment of Mr. Anthony Garson to its Board of Directors17:26 EDT Monday, June 07, 2010TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 7, 2010) - Alamos Gold Inc. (TSX:AGI) ("Alamos" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Garson to the Board of the Directors of the Company. Mr. Garson will be replacing Mr. Eduardo Luna, who has resigned from the Board of Directors of the Company to pursue other business interests.Mr. Garson obtained a Bachelor of Science in Earth Science in 1969 from the University of Waterloo. He received a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Toronto in 1983. He began his career with the Ontario Department of Mines and subsequently with Derry, Michener and Booth, a geological consulting firm in Toronto. For the past 30 years, Mr. Garson has been extensively involved in the capital markets and spent much of his career employed as a Mines & Metals Analyst with several international organizations, including the Bank of Nova Scotia, Nesbitt Thompson, Dean Witter Reynolds, Haywood Securities, Canaccord Capital, and Union Capital Markets (UK) Ltd.Mr. Garson has also held senior positions with mine development and mineral exploration companies. He is also currently a director of two mineral exploration companies.About AlamosAlamos is an established Canadian-based gold producer that owns and operates the Mulatos Mine in Mexico, and has exploration and development activities in Mexico and Turkey. The Company employs nearly 500 people in Mexico and Turkey and is committed to the highest standards of environmental management, social responsibility, and health and safety for its employees and neighbouring communities. Alamos has over US$157 million cash on hand, is debt-free, and unhedged to the price of gold. Alamos' common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "AGI".FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Alamos Gold Inc. John A. McCluskey President and Chief Executive Officer (416) 368-9932 or Alamos Gold Inc. Jeremy Link Manager, Investor Relations (416) 368-9932 The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.