VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 26, 2015) -
North American Nickel Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NAN)(OTCBB:WSCRF)(CUSIP:65704T 108) (the "Company") is pleased to report on the results of the Annual General Meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders held on June 25, 2015.
The shareholders ratified and approved the number of directors at eight (8) and Mark Fedikow, Doug Ford, Jim Clucas, Edward Ford, Gilbert Clark, Keith Morrison, John Sabine and John Roozendaal were re-elected as directors of the Company for the ensuing year. Dale Matheson Carr-Hilton LaBonte LLP were re-appointed as auditors; and shareholders approved both the Company's Stock Option Plan and the Share Award Plan as detailed in the Management Information Circular dated as of May 21, 2015.
About North American Nickel
North American Nickel is a mineral exploration company with 100% owned properties in Maniitsoq, Greenland and Sudbury, Ontario.
The Maniitsoq property in Greenland is a Camp scale project comprising 2,954 square km covering numerous high-grade nickel-copper sulphide occurrences associated with norite and other mafic-ultramafic intrusions of the Greenland Norite Belt (GNB). The >75km-long belt is situated along, and near, the southwest coast of Greenland, which is pack ice free year round.
The Post Creek/Halcyon property in Sudbury is strategically located adjacent to the past producing Podolsky copper-nickel-platinum group metal deposit of KGHM International Ltd. The property lies along the extension of the Whistle Offset dyke structure. Such geological structures host major Ni-Cu-PGM deposits and producing mines within the Sudbury Camp.
Statements about the Company's future expectations and all other statements in this press release other than historical facts are "forward looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and as that term defined in the Private Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends that such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbours created thereby. Since these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results may differ materially from the expected results.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mark Fedikow, President, North American Nickel Inc.
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