Vancouver, B.C. – May 25, 2012 –North American Nickel Inc. (TSX VENTURE: NAN) (OTCBB: WSCRF) (CUSIP: 65704T 108). North American Nickel (“NAN”) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Gilbert Clark to the Board of Directors.
Mr. Clark is a European based Geologist with more than 13 years of industry experience; principally in mining and international resource developments. Since 2010, Mr. Clark has been involved in private equity investments and appraisals primarily in the mining and energy sectors. He is currently an Investment Advisor with The Sentient Group, an independent private equity investment firm specializing in the global resources industry.
Rick Mark, CEO of North American Nickel states: “I have had the chance to work with Gilbert and the Sentient team over the past three months of our due diligence process, and, so, I am very pleased he is Sentient’s choice to join our Board. Gilbert’s experience in analyzing projects internationally broadens our Board’s perspective and his involvement with Companies at all stages of development will certainly be an asset with success in Greenland.”