Press ReleasesSeptember 16, 2004
Wallbridge Mining Promotes Richard Murphy to Vice President Corporate Development; Retains CHF as Investor Relations Counsel
Toronto, Ontario - September 16, 2004 - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX: WM) today announced the promotion of Richard Murphy to Vice President of Corporate Development. The Company has also appointed Cavalcanti Hume Funfer Inc. (CHF) of Toronto and Calgary as the Company's Investor Relations counsel.
Alar Soever, President of Wallbridge Mining, said, "With Wallbridge's new discovery of high grade mineralization at the Wisner Property, we believe the time is right to broaden our audience and shareholder base. Richard has made a significant contribution to the success of the Company to this point and he will play a key role in the next phase of our growth. CHF understands mining exploration companies and can help us build shareholder value through an active investor relations program."
Richard Murphy is a practicing professional geoscientist with over ten years mineral exploration experience in Ontario, northern Manitoba and in the Canadian Arctic. He completed a B.Sc. in geology from the University of Western Ontario and an Honors diploma in geology from Laurentian University. Richard began his career with Wallbridge in 1996 immediately following the Company's incorporation and has worked closely with the founders to build the Company. He plays a key role in exploration project generation, operation, investor relations and new business development.
About the Company
Wallbridge Mining Company Limited was established in 1996 to explore for and develop nickel, copper and platinum group element deposits. The company's principal properties are located in the Sudbury Basin in Ontario. The Sudbury area hosts the world's largest concentration of nickel deposits and is currently the most active mining camp in North America. Wallbridge also has properties elsewhere in northern Ontario, Nova Scotia and near Duluth, Minnesota.
About Cavalcanti Hume Funfer Inc.
The principals of Cavalcanti Hume Funfer Inc. are Ottavio Cavalcanti, Cathy Hume and D'Arcy Funfer. The firm has a complement of 10 full-time staff. CHF Inc. and its predecessor company, Hume, Kieran Inc., have specialized in Investor Relations to emerging companies for decades. Offering clients highly specialized products, CHF, through offices in Toronto and Calgary, services a large number of public companies in a broad range of industries.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION please visit the Company's website at www.wallbridgemining.com, or contact:
Wallbridge Mining Company Limited
Richard Murphy, Vice President Corporate Development
Tel: (705) 682-9297
Cavalcanti Hume Funfer Inc., Investor Relations
Nick Kohlmann, Vice President
Tel: (416) 868-1079 ext. 222
This document may contain forward-looking statements relating to Wallbridge's operations or to the environment in which it operates. Such statements are based on operations, estimates, forecasts and projections. They are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict and may be beyond Wallbridge's control. A number of important factors could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements, including those set forth in other public filings. In addition, such statements relate to the date on which they are made. Consequently, undue reliance should not be placed on such forward-looking statements. Wallbridge disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.