TORONTO, ONTARIO, Jan. 27, 2010 (Marketwire) -- HARTE GOLD CORP. ("Harte") (TSX VENTURE:HRT)(FRANKFURT:H4O) announces that it has retained David Ellis as an Investor Relations Consultant to provide investor and broker liaison and act to increase awareness of Harte within the investment community. Mr. Ellis has performed investor relations services for numerous mining exploration companies over the past 17 years including Harte Gold in late 2007 and early 2008.
Mr. Ellis is based in Toronto, Ontario and will provide the above noted services for an initial term ending June 30, 2010. Compensation will consist of a total of $6,000 payable as to $2,000 per month for the first three months and options to purchase 150,000 common shares of Harte exercisable at $0.15 per common share until January 26, 2012 subject to applicable vesting provisions and approval by the TSX Venture Exchange.
About Harte Gold Corp.
Harte Gold Corp. is a Canadian gold exploration company with interests in the Sugar Zone and Stoughton-Abitibi properties located in Ontario, Canada. The Sugar Zone Property is located 60 kilometres east of the Hemlo Gold Camp and holds an NI 43-101 compliant inferred resource of 904,400 tonnes grading 9.75 g/t Au for 283,500 ounces of contained gold. Corona Gold Corporation is a 51% partner on the Sugar Zone and is the project operator. The Stoughton-Abitibi property is located on and adjacent to the Destor-Porcupine Fault Zone in close proximity to the 2.5 million ounce Holloway-Holt Gold Mine in the Timmins Porcupine gold camp.
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