VANCOUVER, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Virginia Energy Resources
Inc. (TSX.V: VUI) ("Virginia Energy" or the
"Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr.
Andrew MacRitchie as Virginia
Energy's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. MacRitchie is a Chartered
Professional Accountant and has held management roles for several
TSX Venture Exchange listed mining companies over his 20-year
career. During that period, he has assisted in raising more than
$200 million for exploration stage
mining companies. Mr. MacRitchie began his career with
PricewaterhouseCoopers and has since gathered experience working on
gold, silver, uranium, diamond and base-metals projects in
North America, South America, and Africa. Mr. MacRitchie's appointment is
Karen Allan, Virginia Energy's
current Chief Financial Officer has resigned in order to pursue
other interests. The Board of Directors would like to express their
deep appreciation to Mrs. Allan for the substantial assistance she
has provided the Company over the years, and wishes her the best in
her future endeavors.
Virginia Energy also announces that the Board of Directors
granted 1,850,000 incentive stock options to directors, officers,
employees and consultants of the Company, subject to TSX Venture
Exchange acceptance. The incentive stock options have a term of 5
years, expiring on May 25, 2025 or
upon departure of the option-holder. In accordance with the
Company's existing incentive stock option plan, and TSX-Venture
Exchange Policy 4.4 "Incentive Stock Options", option-holders are
entitled to exercise any vested stock options for a period up to 90
days following their resignation or departure from the Company.
Incentive stock options vest immediately. After vesting, each
incentive stock option will allow the holder to purchase one common
share in the Company at a price of C$0.09. Shares issued in conjunction with the
exercise of these incentive stock options will be subject to a four
month hold period from the date of grant.
About Virginia Energy
Virginia Energy Resources Inc.
is a uranium development and exploration company. The company holds
a 100% controlling interest in the advanced stage Coles Hill
uranium project located in south central Virginia, USA.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
VIRGINIA ENERGY RESOURCES
President & CEO
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"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the United
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SOURCE Virginia Energy Resources Inc.