Candente Resource Corp.

Candente Resource Corp.

November 07, 2007 05:00 ET

Candente Appoints Vice President, Finance and Corporate Development

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 7, 2007) - Candente Resource Corp. (TSX:DNT)(BVL:DNT)(WKN:GW4) ("Candente") is pleased to announce that W. John DeCooman, Jr. is joining Candente's team of professionals as Vice President, Finance and Corporate Development. John will be responsible for arranging financing for the Canariaco copper project, enhancing investor relations and evaluating growth opportunities, amongst other duties.

John has 10 years of mining finance and advisory-related experience while at Deutsche Banc Alex Brown and Standard Bank Plc. Prior to his recent banking experience, he worked in business development and exploration at Echo Bay Mines from 1995 to 1997. John has a Bachelor of Science, Mineral Economics from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science, Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines.

Candente is a diversified exploration company with copper, gold, silver, and zinc projects in Peru and Mexico. Candente subscribes to principles, which ensure that its exploration and development activities are beneficial to the local communities.

Candente's Canariaco copper project in the Department of Lambayeque, Peru continues to set itself apart from many other current copper development projects due to the increasing resource, higher grade starter pit, large percentage of chalcocite, low stripping ratio and good infrastructure in the form of existing, accessible grid power, roads and water.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. Candente relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.

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