Sono Resources Appoints Dr. Luc Antoine as Director
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Sono Resources Inc. (OTCQB: SRCI) reports that Dr. Luc Antoine has joined Sono as a Director of the Company.
Dr. Luc Antoine is a professional geologist and geophysicist who has worked on the African continent in such countries as Algeria, Libya, Tanzania, Sudan, Mozambique, South Africa, Angola, Congo, Gabon, Mauritania, Senegal, Morocco and Botswana for over 20 years. His expertise is focused on exploration, data security and quality control, data acquisition, and on data interpretation.
Dr. Antoine is co-founder and technical director of GeX Surveys, a company specializing in airborne geophysical data acquisition contracting services since 2006. He is also co-founder and technical director of Geoscientific Exploration Services, a company offering geological, geotechnical, remote sensing and geophysical consulting and contracting services since 1999.
During his career, Dr. Antoine has been extensively involved in developing exploration programmes for leading mining and mineral companies including Anglo American Gold Corporation (1986 to 1987) and Anglo American Gold’s base metals operations (1980 to 1986), as well as Falconbridge Exploration (1973 and 1978 to 1979). He also taught exploration methodology at the University of the Witwatersrand from 1987 to 2002.
A resident of South Africa, Dr. Antoine is an Associate Member of South African Geophysical Association (President 1993), a member of the Geological Society of South Africa, the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.
About Sono Resources Inc.
Sono Resources is a mineral exploration company seeking to acquire, explore and develop highly prospective metal projects in Africa. Its core project, located in Botswana, covers 2965.6 square kilometers and is part of the Kalahari Copper Belt, recognized as one of the largest producing Copper belts in the world. See www.sonoresourcesinc.com for more information.
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