DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire -09/26/11)- Southridge Enterprises Inc. (Pinksheets: SRGE.PK - News) ("Southridge" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Juan Eduardo Lopez Romero, Geologist, to the Company's advisory board effective immediately.
Mr. Juan Eduardo Lopez Romero graduated in 1981 as a geologist from the University of Sonora in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. With over 28 years of professional experience, Mr. Lopez Romero has specialized in geological mapping, mineral exploration, geological hazard studies and environmental impact, hydrology, geotechnical, geochemical, geophysical and drilling techniques.
For 17 consecutive years (1981-1999), Mr. Lopez Romero worked as Senior Geologist for Cyprus Minerals Company, a U.S. based company, which later merged with AMAX to form Cyprus Amax Minerals Company, the world's leading producer of molybdenum and lithium, and a leading producer of copper and coal. As a Senior Geologist at Cyprus Minerals, Mr. Lopez Romero was responsible for creating and implementing programs and various techniques of exploration and evaluation of mining projects with high potential in most of Mexico, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Chile, Honduras, Panama and Peru.
Since 2000, Mr. Lopez Romero has been an independent consultant with permanent residence in Guadalajara, Jalisco. Since 2005, he has worked as an associate consultant for several companies specializing in mining issues, geophysics, drilling, geotechnical, groundwater and the environment.
The Company is also pleased to announce the appointment of Ing. Juan Renteria Gutierrez to the Board of Directors. Mr. Renteria Gutierrez is co-founder of Promotora Regus S.A. de C.V. a leading Mexican Company providing Surveying, Appraisals and Expert Opinion services to insurance companies and courts in all areas, both at the State and Federal levels nationwide. Mr. Renteria Gutierrez holds a degree in Engineering and brings over 35 years of experience in this discipline to the Company.
Southridge President, Michael Davies, commented, "We are very proud and excited to add these two esteemed professionals to our team. Their proven expertise and unparalleled knowledge of the local industry, business environment and geology will definitely be a catalyst to the growth and profitability of our flagship properties at Cinco Minas going forward."
For further information on the Company's Gold and Silver projects, visit our website, www.southridgeminerals.com.
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Southridge Minerals, Inc. is a U.S.-based mineral exploration company dedicated to acquiring and developing mineral resources in geologically permissible and politically stable areas of the world. The Company seeks out early stage opportunities with good mineralization indicators that exhibit significant blue-sky potential. Southridge pursues and advances these projects that are or will be of interest to mid-size and major producers. By forming alliances on individual projects, the Company expects to develop its interests in mines operated by its partners, allowing it to continue to build value through continued exploration. Southridge is currently focused on projects in Mexico.
What sets Southridge apart is its vast experience in Mexico and the knowledge of the geological conditions and formations pertaining to known large gold deposits that have received very little attention to date. This comparative advantage, combined with a specific geographical and mineral focus, will allow for more efficient asset and income growth in the future for the benefit of shareholders' investments.
This news release contains "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in Section 27A of the Act and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Statements in this press release, which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations, or intentions regarding the future.
Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with the development of an early stage company in the alternative energy industry, its products, and the entry into new markets for such products. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and the Company assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes that the beliefs, plans, expectations, and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance those beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consider all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosed in the Company's current and periodic reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.