Lakewood, Colorado (PRWEB) May 30, 2013
Goldspan Resources Inc. (GSPN), is pleased to announce the appointment of John Baird and Neil Cox to its Advisory Board, effective June 1, 2013.
Mr. John C. Baird has a background in private equity, finance, information systems, and marketing both domestically and internationally. In 1999, he co‐founded an internet‐based medical informatics company that has leading hospitals as customers and some of America’s premier investors as shareholders. He still serves as Executive Vice President. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse in the private equity group. Mr. Baird was the president of First Shanghai Corporation, a merchant bank in the People’s Republic of China. Earlier in his career he was a Regional Manager and Director, Market Development Division, American Stock Exchange, and an Associate with Morgan Stanley as well as two other Wall Street firms. Mr. Baird has experience as an entrepreneur and has headed several firms in the high‐tech arena. He was educated in Canada (Economics and Commerce) and his education in the United States includes a midcareer management course at Harvard and MIT and certifications from the New York Institute of Finance. Mr. Baird is published, has several patents, and served as a pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force. Until recently, he served as Chairman of a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Mr. Neil A. Cox currently is Chairman and Chief Financial Officer for Rare Green, Inc. Rare Green is a privately held mining exploration and development company. Its current exploration focus is on the Yuma King project which is an advanced porphyry copper/gold project in western Arizona. Mr. Cox has more than 30 years experience in the securities and financial industry. He brings enthusiasm, energy, and a solid base of understanding in acquisitions, strategic planning, and public and private financing. Mr. Cox is a former officer and director of a regional broker-dealer and has been involved with structuring, financing, and investment banking activities for dozens of companies. In 1999, as chief financial officer of IDMedical.com, Mr. Cox coordinated the efforts for the company to become a publicly traded software company to help pioneer computerized medical records on the Internet. Mr. Cox was one of the founders of Tombstone Technologies in 2005 and served as both its chairman and CFO. Mr. Cox was Vice-President of Finance and on the audit committee for Boulder Imaging, Inc. from 2009-2011. He has a degree in business, served in the United States Army as an Infantry Lieutenant, and is also a licensed insurance broker.
The Goldspan Resources management team is extremely encouraged that both of these men have agreed to share their extensive insights and experiences. Phillip Allen, President and CEO, concurs: “It is clear that these two gentlemen bring needed skill sets and insights which will provide very valuable guidance to the Company as it readies to move forward with its business strategy of becoming a significant player in the resource development arena.”
Goldspan Resources, Inc. (GRI), GRI is a development stage resource exploration and development company seeking gold and other precious metal properties in the United States. Having recently filed its financials after a long period of inactivity, the Company is fully reporting and current and trading on the OTC.QB. President Phillip Allen sees a very promising year with Goldspan Resources' ever-expanding relationships in the resource exploration and development arena of North America.
To learn more about Goldspan Resources, visit http://www.GoldspanResources.com.
Forward looking statement: No stock exchange or Securities Commission has approved nor disapproved the statements in this release. Any statements that are not strictly historical are "forward-looking statements" made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct. These statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that may affect actual events or results materially. These include, but are not limited to the Company's ability to obtain adequate financing to further its current and future business strategies; the Company's historical lack of profitability; the effects of business and economic conditions generally; and, other risks associated with a development stage company. All such forward-looking statements, whether written or oral and whether made by or on behalf of the Company are expressly qualified by these cautionary statements. In addition, the Company disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof.
Phillip L. Allen