LOVELAND, Colo., Jan. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GoldSpan Resources, Inc. (OTCBB:GSPN) has elected a new Board of Directors and appointed new Officers to lead the corporation.
Goldspan has received the resignations of Robert W. George II, Director and President; James McLaughlin, Director and Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer; and David Saykally, Director and Secretary; and appointed new Directors and Officers as follows:
|Phillip L. Allen – Director and President|
|Iain Stewart, Ph.D. – Director and Corporate Secretary, Treasurer & Acting CFO|
|Robert Carey – Director and Vice President of Marketing|
|Ron Ruby -- Director|
"As President of Goldspan Resources, Inc. new management team I am excited about the future of our company," said Phillip Allen. "Our new board of directors and our slate of officers were chosen to lead Goldspan Resources, Inc. into the future and to develop clear goals and objectives that will increase shareholder value."David Hedderly-Smith, PhD, remains with the company as Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board and Director. Mr. Allen is President and Founder of Strategic Development Partners, a capital consulting firm targeting start-up and development stage companies seeking funding, strategic development planning and marketing assistance. He has, for over two decades, provided leadership to start-up companies as a senior management, founder or consultant and has been involved at the senior management or consulting levels of a number of hi-tech companies that he facilitated taking public through reverse mergers. Dr. Stewart, a physicist by training, brings 32 years of progressive technical and management experience deploying voice, data & broadband capabilities worldwide over a variety of media including wireless, fiber, cable and power-line. Early in his career he designed and coded mainframe operating system software and data communications protocols. More recently he has been lead architect and technical project manager for deployments in the U.S., Europe and the Far East involving fiber, digital cellular, 4G and broadband wireless and has led business case analysis and funding procurement with GE Capital, Bank of America, and Blackstone Associates for multi-million dollar projects.