Clint Sharples Appointed as a Director of Alma Resources Ltd.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 27, 2007) - Alma Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ALV)(FRANKFURT:W2U)(WKN:A0HM01) ("Alma" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Clint Sharples to its board of directors effective immediately.
Mr. Sharples is currently President and CEO of Paramount Pallet Inc., the largest national pallet company in Canada, employing over 220 people in six locations in five provinces. Mr. Sharples joined Paramount in 1994 as its controller and held various senior executive positions until assuming the President's role in 2002.
Mr. Sharples is also a partner in FGI Inc., a private investment company, sits on the board of directors of Modu-Loc Fence Rentals and is a director of Thermal Energy International (TSX VENTURE:TMG), a public environmental and energy company. Mr. Sharples also sits on the board of directors of Journey Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:JNY).
Mr. Sharples comments, "I am very pleased to be joining the board of Alma Resources. The Company's aggressive growth oriented business model, combined with the current team's extensive management experience, provides me with a unique and exciting future with the Company."
"We are very excited to be able to add someone of Mr. Sharples caliber to the board of Alma," states Jag Bal, President and director. "Mr. Sharples is recognized as an accomplished businessman in Canada and his knowledge and expertise will prove invaluable to our Company."
Alma has granted 530,000 stock options to directors, officers, employees and a consultant of the Company, exercisable for a period of five years, at a price of $0.55 per share.
About Alma Resources Ltd.:
Alma Resources is an exciting, rapidly-growing organization dedicated to pursuing and developing significant silver, gold and additional base metal opportunities. Alma Resources is committed to the aggressive pursuit of properties with high return-on-investment and maximizing the value of assets through disciplined process of assessment, responsible acquisitions, and intentions of taking acquired properties from exploration into production.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
ALMA RESOURCES LTD.
Jag Bal, President & Director
We seek Safe Harbor.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or the accuracy of this release.
For more information, please contact
Alma Resources Ltd. Gurminder Sangha (604) 669-9788 x 201