Saskatoon, Saskatchewan - January 8, 2007 - Claude Resources Inc. (TSX:CRJ; AMEX:CGR) ("Claude")is pleased to announce the addition of two experienced mining professionals to its executive team. Ms. Judy Stoeterau has been appointed Vice-President, Exploration and Mr. Philip Ng has joined the Company as Vice-President, Operations.
Judy Stoeterau is a graduate of the University of Manitoba and holds a B.Sc. degree in Geology. Ms. Stoeterau is a Professional Geologist and has worked in the mineral exploration industry for over 30 years on base and precious metals, uranium and diamond properties in Canada. Just over a year ago she returned to Claude Resources in Saskatoon as Exploration Manager.
Philip Ng is a Professional Engineer and holds a B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees in Mining Engineering from McGill University. Previously, he worked for INCO at Coleman-McCreedy East Mine in Sudbury and Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company in Manitoba where he held positions in engineering and operations. He brings over fourteen years of mining experience in eleven different operations with him to Claude Resources Inc.
Neil McMillan, President and CEO of Claude Resources, stated that "Judy Stoeterau and Philip Ng are highly experienced mining and exploration professionals and will play an important role in Claude Resources' growth strategy".
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