VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 19, 2012) - F.D.G. Mining Inc. ("FDG"or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:FDG) is pleased to announce that that the Company has retained Dale Fitzhenry, of Scottsdale, Arizona to provide investor relations and corporate communications services. Mr. Fitzhenry has been retained for a period of twelve months, subject to a three month trial period, and will be responsible for a presentation CD, broker/investor due diligence package, media package, corporate profile and brochure, and handling of shareholder enquiries regarding the Company. Mr. Fitzhenry will receive $7,500 (plus applicable taxes) per month in remuneration and be reimbursed for all approved expenses. The Company has also agreed to grant stock options to Mr. Fitzhenry to acquire up to 500,000 shares in the capital of the Company, which options will be granted in two equal instalments with the date of grant and exercise price to be determined. The options shall vest as to 25% on the date of granting and 25% every three months thereafter.
Mr. Fitzhenry has over 40 years of experience in the public market as an established investor relations professional. He has successfully positioned many private companies and helped identify undervalued public companies. He has also served as a valuable part of many private equity raises.
About F.D.G. Mining Inc. (www.fdgmining.com)
F.D.G. Mining Inc. is a Canadian junior mining company engaged in acquisition, exploration and development of precious metal properties in Nicaragua. The Company is currently focused on advancing its core property, the past-producing 9300 hectare Topacio gold concession to near term production. Topacio has an NI 43-101 compliant inferred resource of 680,000 tonnes grading 5.2 g/t gold and 34 g/t silver, and a similar geological setting to B2Gold's La Libertad and El Limon mines to the northwest. FDG trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol FDG.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
David St. Clair Dunn, P. Geo., President and CEO
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