• TSX-V: NXS | US OTCQB: NXXGF | FSE: N6E

Tickers: US OTC: NXXGF, TSX.V: NXS, FSE: N6E
Tags: Mining, Gold, Precious Metals, Exploration

Vancouver, Canada – May 4, 2016 – Nexus Gold Corp. (“Nexus” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: NXS) is pleased to announce that it has engaged the services of FronTier Merchant Capital Group (“FronTier”) to provide investor relations services.

FronTier is a highly experienced and recognized investor relations group with offices in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York City.  FronTier will assist the Company by increasing market awareness through the utilization of a number of financial market communications initiatives, and will facilitate in-person introductions for Nexus with institutional and retail brokers and investors in a number of cities across Canada, the US, Europe and Australasia.

Under the terms of the engagement, FronTier has been retained for a twelve month period at a fee of $6,250 per month.  The Company has also agreed to grant 300,000 incentive stock options to FronTier, at an exercise price of $0.05, vesting quarterly and expiring three years from the date of grant.  FronTier and its principals own a total of 2,600,000 common shares of the Company.

About the Company

Nexus Gold Corp. is a Vancouver-based mineral resource company that develops precious metal mineral assets in the world’s premier mining districts. The company is currently concentrating its efforts on the Walker Ridge Gold Project, a drill-ready, multiple-target, Carlin-type gold project located in the Independence/Jerritt Canyon Gold Trend, Nevada, USA.  For more information on the Walker Ridge Gold Project, including specific survey results, please visit the company website at www.nexusgoldcorp.com.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of
NEXUS GOLD CORP.

Peter Berdusco
President and Chief Executive Officer
604-558-1920
www.nexusgoldcorp.com 

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This news release may contain forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially because of factors discussed in the management discussion and analysis section of our interim and most recent annual financial statement or other reports and filings with the TSX Venture Exchange and applicable Canadian securities regulations. We do not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required by applicable laws.