Blue Sky Uranium Corp. (TSX-V: BSK, FRA: MAL (WKN: A0MKXP), "Blue Sky" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the Company has appointed Mr. Michael Iannacone as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary effective March 13, 2013.
Mr. Iannacone received his Bachelor of Commerce degree (Accounting Major) from the University of British Columbia. Upon graduation he joined Coopers and Lybrand, Chartered Accountants (since merged into PricewaterhouseCoopers) where he completed his articles and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation. Mr. Iannacone completed five years with Coopers and Lybrand, working in audit related functions, with primary focus on natural resources and precious metals sector. Since leaving public practice Mr. Iannacone has worked in various operational and finance related positions for companies (both public and private) in such industries as software development, mineral resource development, mineral resource/precious metals production, industrial valve application and marine transportation.
Mr. Iannacone replaces Mr. Bassam Moubarak who will remain with the Company as a consultant to assist with the transition of the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary roles. The Board of Directors and management would like to thank Mr. Moubarak for his dedicated work and wishes him well in his future endeavors.
About Blue Sky Uranium Corp.
Blue Sky is one of Argentina's best positioned uranium exploration companies with more than 5,000 km2 of tenements. The Company's mission is to acquire, explore and advance a portfolio of uranium projects with an emphasis on surficial deposits, in Argentina and other jurisdictions.
The Company is a member of the Grosso Group, a resource management group with experience in South America since 1993. As a member company of the Grosso Group, Blue Sky benefits from the signing of an agreement in principle for a strategic alliance with the Government of the Rio Negro province, Argentina, for the purpose of jointly exploring the potential for commercial mining activity. Argentina has an advanced nuclear industry, centered in the Rio Negro Province.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Mr. Sean Hurd, President and CEO
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