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Galway Metals adds two to board

Staff writer | Toronto, ON, Canada | November 12, 2014
Galway MetalsNovember 12, 2014, Toronto, ON, Canada - Galway Metals, an exploration company, announced that Larry Strauss and Michael Sutton have agreed to join its board of directors.
Mr. Strauss has 18 years of experience as a mining and commodities analyst in both Canada and the United States. He was a director at GMP Securities, where he spent seven years as a well-regarded mining analyst.

Mr. Strauss has been awarded the Best on the Street award in the mining and metals category by The Wall Street Journal. Earlier in his career, he worked with Canaccord Capital, Prudential Securities and Merrill Lynch.

Mr. Strauss holds an MA in energy and mineral resources (cum laude) from the University of Texas at Austin, and a BS in geology (honours) from City University of New York at Brooklyn College.

Mr. Sutton has worked in some of the largest gold camps in the world, including Witwatersrand, Timmins and Kirkland Lake, serving in various capacities related entirely to the exploration and mining of gold.

Mr. Sutton was awarded the Prospector of the Year award for Ontario for the discovery of the South Mine Complex while he was chief geologist and assistant manager at Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. Most recently, he guided Vault Minerals Inc. as its vice-president of exploration until it was taken over by Queenston Mining Inc.

Mr. Sutton is a member of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario and has been a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada since 1982. He graduated in 1984 from the University of Toronto with a BSc in geology (honours).