Mr. Leskovec is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 15 years of financial experience with publicly listed companies and as the VP, Financial Reporting of Northfield Capital Corporation. Mr. Leskovec holds an Honours BAcc from Brock University in Ontario, Canada. Mr. Leskovec also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Nighthawk Gold Corp. Prior to this and until its sale in 2008, Mr. Leskovec served as an Officer of Gold Eagle Mines Ltd., which was involved in the development of the Bruce Channel deposit in Red Lake, Ontario, and was sold to Goldcorp Inc. for $1.5 billion. Mr. Leskovec was an Audit and Assurance Manager at Smith Nixon LLP, where he managed audit engagements of publicly listed corporations traded on the TSX and TSXV.
The Company also announces that it has granted incentive stock options to Directors, Officers and consultants of the Company in the aggregate amount of 6,650,000 under the terms of the incentive stock option plan of the Company. The options are exercisable at a price of $0.05 per share for a period of five years and are subject to a four month hold period from the date of the issuance thereof.
About Canadian Orebodies Inc.
Canadian Orebodies is a Canadian-based mineral exploration company with a portfolio of properties in Nunavut and Ontario. For more information please visit www.canadianorebodies.com or contact:
Gordon McKinnon, President & CEO
Canadian Orebodies Inc.
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TORONTO, June 1, 2016 -- Canadian Orebodies Inc. (the "Company" or "Orebodies") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael Leskovec, C.A., effective June 1, 2016, to the Board of Directors for the Company.