British Columbia - Ivor Exploration Inc. (CSE: IVOR) (the 'Company' or 'Ivor') is pleased to announce the voting results of its annual general and special meeting (the 'Meeting') held on May 6, 2022.
All matters were approved by 100% of the shareholders who voted at the Meeting.
At the Meeting, Vivien Chuang, who is the current CFO of the Company, was elected a member of the board of directors of the Company. Ms. Chuang is a Chartered Accountant (British Columbia, Canada) with more than fifteen years of experience in the resource and mining sector. Her experience includes serving as Chief Financial Officer of Azincourt Energy Corp., a uranium developer in the world-class Athabasca Basin uranium district of Canada, and Precipitate Gold Corp. Ms. Chuang also served as Chief Financial Officer of Northern Empire Resources Corp., a Nevada-focused mining company that was acquired by Coeur Mining in 2018, K2 Gold Corporation (formerly West Melville Metals Inc.) and Chakana Copper Corp. (formerly Remo Resources Inc.). Ms. Chuang articled with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Simon Fraser University.
At the Meeting, the name change to Kraken Energy Corp. was also approved. Effective Wednesday, May 11, 2022, the Company's name will change from 'Ivor Exploration Inc.' to 'Kraken Energy Corp.'. The name change will better reflect the direction of the Company's current business, which is increasingly focused on its U.S. uranium assets.
The Company's common shares will begin trading on the CSE on May 11, 2022, under the new name and the trading symbol for the Company will change from 'IVOR' to 'UUSA'. The Company's new CUSIP number is 50075X102 and the new ISIN number is CA50075X1024. The share capital of the Company remains unchanged.
About Ivor Exploration Inc.
Ivor Exploration is focused on identifying and developing new energy resources, including the Ultimate copper-molybdenum project in British Columbia. The company recently acquired an option to purchase a 100-per-cent interest in the Apex project, Nevada, recognized as Nevada's largest past-producing uranium mine.
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