Toronto, Ontario, October 26, 2021 – Grid Metals Corp. (the "Company") (TSXV:GRDM)(OTCQB:MSMGF) is pleased to announced that Douglas Harris has joined Grid as Chief Financial Officer replacing Rodger Roden who is stepping down to concentrate on other endeavours after over 10 years as Grid CFO.
Douglas Harris is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Business Valuator with over 20 years of experience in the financial services sector, including accounting, corporate finance, private equity and mergers and acquisitions, participating in over $2 billion of transactions. Mr. Harris holds an MBA (Accg) from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and a BSc. from the University of Guelph. In addition to his serving as Chief Financial Officer of Grid Metals, Mr. Harris also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of several public and private companies operating in the technology and natural resources sectors.
Company President and CEO Robin Dunbar commented. “ We are pleased to have Doug join our team at an exciting time for the Company. All of us at Grid would like to acknowledge Rodger for the highly professional approach to his responsibilities and excellent work he did for Grid over the past ten years. We all certainly wish Rodger the best in his future endeavours and are pleased that he will remain as a consultant to the Company on part time basis.
The Board of Directors has approved the issuance of 250,000 incentive options exercisable at $0.12 subject to a vesting schedule to Mr Harris and 50,000 DSUs to the independent directors of the Company.
About Grid Metals Corp.
Grid Metals Corp. is an exploration and development Company with projects focused on N-Cu-PGM and lithium in Manitoba and Ontario.
To find out more about Grid Metals Corp., please visit www.gridmetalscorp.com.
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