June 24, 2011, Vancouver, BC: Copper One Inc. (TSXV: CUO) (the "Company" or "Copper One") announces that Mr. Simon Marcotte has been appointed as a Director of the Company, effective June 22, 2011.
Mr. Marcotte has 14 years of capital market involvement. He has been a partner of Cormark Securities ("Cormark") for 4 years in institutional equity sales covering Montreal and New York. He also previously sat on the Board of Directors of Cormark. Prior to his involvement with Cormark, Mr Marcotte was a Director for CIBC World Markets in Montreal since 1998 in institutional sales. Mr. Marcotte presently serves as Vice President of Corporate Development for Belo Sun Mining and Alderon Resources Corp.. Mr. Marcotte holds a B.A.A. from Sherbrooke University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
The Company also announces the resignation of Lawrence Dick and Herrick Lau as Directors effective June 22, 2011. Herrick Lau will remain as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. The Company and its Directors wish to thank Mr. Dick and Mr. Lau for their invaluable contributions as directors of the Company and wish them the best in their future endeavors.
About Copper One Inc.
Copper One is focused on developing high-value copper deposits in leading mining jurisdictions. The Company is led by a diverse team of explorers, developers and operators with major company experience and a clear understanding of the business of mining. Copper One also holds a significant portfolio of copper properties in two stable, prolific world mining regions. The newest addition to the portfolio is the Riviere Dore Cu-Ni Project, Val d'Or District in Quebec. Copper One has six properties in the Arizona and New Mexico copper mining districts, including the Lone Mountain copper oxide project which is currently in the permitting process for a major drill program anticipated in 2011.
For more information about Copper One Inc., please visit: www.copperone.com.
On behalf of the board of directors of Copper One Inc.,
Francois Perron, BSc, MBA
Director and Chairman
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