– CANADA, BC – Corvus Gold Inc. – (TSX: KOR, OTCQX: CORVF) announces that Catherine Gignac, ICD.D, has been elected Chair of the Board following the Company’s Annual General Meeting held on October 9, 2014.  Ms. Gignac’s extensive experience with corporate and project value analysis, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets should be of tremendous value to Corvus as its progresses down the path of building shareholder value through exploration drilling, project advancement and economic optimization.

Ms. Gignac has worked as an independent consultant and corporate director for three years and is a graduate of the ICD-Rotman Directors Education Program.  She has held the position of Mining Analyst and Managing Director with NCP Northland Capital Partners, Wellington West Capital Markets and several small brokerage firms.  Ms. Gignac has also held positions with several leading Canadian brokerage firms including UBS Securities, RBC Capital Markets and Merrill Lynch Canada.  Ms. Gignac has covered the mining and minerals sector including large to small cap, precious and base metal mining companies for over 25 years.  She has been a frequent chairperson and speaker at industry conferences.  She received an Honors B.Sc. in Geology from McMaster University and spent her early years as an exploration geologist with Barrick Gold Corporation.  She is a member and has served as President of the Mineral Resources Analyst Group, is a member of the CFA Institute, the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, and sits on the Canadian Securities Administrators’ Mining Technical Advisory and Monitoring Committee.

At the 2014 AGM held October 9th in Vancouver, British Columbia, all motions put forward were approved with shareholder support.  The following individuals were re-elected as directors of the Company:  Steven AakerAnton DrescherCatherine GignacEdward YarrowRowland Perkins and the Company’s CEO, Jeffrey Pontius. Mackay LLP, Chartered Accountants were re-appointed as auditors of the Company for the fiscal year ending May 31, 2015.

Jeffrey Pontius, Chief Executive Officer, stated: “Corvus is fortunate to have Catherine in the leadership position on our board which will help position us to enhance our ability to continue to build shareholder value.  Her extensive merger and acquisition experience will be of considerable value as Corvus advances its North Bullfrog project to the next critical phase.  Additionally Corvus continues to be appreciative of the very strong show of shareholder support shown in the overwhelmingly positive response at our annual general meeting.”

About Corvus Gold Inc.

Corvus Gold Inc. is a North American gold exploration company, which is focused on advancing its 100% controlled Nevada, North Bullfrog project towards a potential development decision.  In addition, the Company controls a number of other North American exploration properties representing a spectrum of gold, silver and copper projects.

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