VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jun 27, 2013) - Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GSV)(NYSE MKT:GSV)(NYSE Amex:GSV) ("Gold Standard" or the "Company") (www.goldstandardv.com) announced that the nominees listed in the management information circular for the 2013 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on June 26, 2013 were re-elected as directors of Gold Standard. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual General are set out below.
|Director||Votes For||% For||Votes Withheld||% Withheld|
|Jonathan T. Awde||17,826,562||98.86%||206,140||1.14%|
|David Morrell Cole||15,438,381||85.61%||2,594,322||14.39%|
|David C. Mathewson||17,909,562||99.32%||123,140||0.68%|
|Robert J. McLeod||14,567,471||80.78%||3,465,232||19.22%|
|Richard S. Silas||17,822,062||98.83%||210,640||1.17%|
|Jamie D. Strauss||17,823,080||98.84%||209,623||1.16%|
|William E. Threlkeld||15,381,221||85.30%||2,651,482||14.7%|
Shareholders also approved:
- the re-appointment of Davidson & Company LLP as auditors of the Company for the ensuing year at the remuneration to be fixed by the directors;
- the ratification of the Company's rolling stock option plan
- the Advance Notice Policy for nominating directors as set forth in the Company's information circular dated May 17, 2013
The Company's report of voting results will be available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
ABOUT GOLD STANDARD VENTURES: Gold Standard Ventures is focused on the acquisition and exploration of gold projects in North Central Nevada. Gold Standard currently holds a portfolio of projects totaling approximately 40,000 acres of prospective ground within North Central Nevada and the Walker Lane of which 18,130 acres comprise the flagship Railroad Gold Project on the productive Carlin Gold Trend.
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On behalf of the Board of Directors of Gold Standard,
Jonathan Awde, President and Director
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