CONCORD, ONTARIO, Aug. 10, 2010 (Marketwire) -- Tawsho Mining Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TAW) ( "Tawsho") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael Avedesian as a Director to the Board of Directors of Tawsho Mining Inc.
Michael Avedesian has 38 years experience in Senior management level positions in a number of public and private companies primarily involved in the mining, metals and minerals sectors. Mr. Avedesian currently serves as a Senior Associate and Advisor at McGill University. For the past 7 years he has also been teaching as Faculty Lecturer in both the Faculties of Management and Engineering at McGill University. In his corporate career, he has held positions as President, CEO, Director and Chairman of numerous public and private Canadian companies.
Mr. Avedesian has published numerous papers and received Awards and Distinctions from the engineering community of Canada. Mr Avedesian holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Cambridge University and an Honors Chemical Engineering degree from McGill University.
"We are extremely pleased to have Mr. Avedesian join our Board of Directors", stated Tawsho Chairman, Zoran Arandjelovic. "As the company progresses with the development of its Chevrier Property in Quebec, it's Whisker Valley Property in Baie Verde, Newfoundland and its mining concession in South Eastern Mali, Mr. Avedesian's knowledge and experience in the mining and metals sectors will prove to be invaluable."
In addition Tawsho Mining is pleased to announce that Joseph Feldman will take up the position of Chief Executive Officer in addition to his current role as President of the company.
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Tawsho Mining Inc.
Vice President, Corporate Development