Montreal, Quebec, December 31, 2017 - St-Georges Eco-Mining Corp. (CSE: SX) (OTC: SXOOF) (FSE: 85G1) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sheldon Inwentash, President and CEO of ThreeD Capital Inc. (IDK:CSE) to its Advisory Board.
Mr. Inwentash has more than 30 years of investing experience and success, financing hundreds of private and public start-up companies. The Financial Post called him a "A World Leader in financing junior resource firms". In 1994, he co-founded Visible Genetics, the first commercial pharmacogenomics company and exited in 2001 to Bayer. Through two decades leading Pinetree Capital, Mr. Inwentash created significant shareholder value through early investments and subsequent exits in companies such as Queenston Mining (acquired by Osisko Mining Corp. for $550-million), Aurelian Resources (acquired by Kinross for $1.2-billion) and Gold Eagle Mines (acquired by Goldcorp for $1.5-billion), with the firm's market capitalization exceeding $1 Billion at its peak.
As the Founder, Chairman and CEO of ThreeD Capital, Mr. Inwentash has set his firm's focus on companies in the junior resources, artificial intelligence and blockchain sectors, with meaningful investments and partnerships in each. ThreeD Capital recently launched Blockamoto.io, an early stage investor platform that supports companies who use blockchain to enhance the value of new and existing ventures.
Frank Dumas, CEO of St-Georges stated "Sheldon brings unparalleled knowledge, experience and success to St-Georges at a critical juncture of our development. I welcome him to our team and look forward to working closely with him in 2018 and beyond."
"It is a pleasure to join St-Georges as an Advisor. I look forward to working with Frank and his team on the Company's interests in Iceland, green technology initiatives and mining & commodities industry related technology."
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MARK BILLINGS, CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
St-Georges is developing new technologies to solve the some of the most common environmental problems in the mining industry.
The Company controls directly or indirectly, through rights of first refusal, all of the active mineral tenures in Iceland. It also explores for nickel on the Julie Nickel Project & for industrial minerals on Quebec's North Shore and for lithium and rare metals in Northern Quebec and in the Abitibi region. Headquartered in Montreal, St-Georges' stock is listed on the CSE under the symbol SX, on the US OTC under the Symbol SXOOF and on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol 85G1. For additional information, please visit our website at www.stgeorgesplatinum.com
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