Colombian Mines Corporation

Colombian Mines Corporation

April 24, 2008 18:15 ET

Colombian Mines Appoints Robert G. Carrington President, Nathan Tewalt to Remain as Chief Executive Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 24, 2008) - Colombian Mines Corporation ("Colombian Mines" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE:CMJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert G. Carrington as President of the Company. Nathan Tewalt will remain as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Carrington will continue to spend a large amount of his time in Colombia running operations, while Mr. Tewalt will continue to manage the Company's business front in Canada.

As a consulting geologist, Mr. Carrington started working in Colombia in 1992 and later formed a private exploration company. With the recent improvement in mineral exploration and development potential in Colombia, Mr. Carrington, Mr. Tewalt and others re-entered the country in early 2006 by forming Colombian Mines Corporation and its Colombian subsidiary. The management team, property portfolio and experience gained in the 1990's have been instrumental in the Company's start up effort. Mr. Carrington's geologic and management experience of over 30 years in the U.S., Canada, Colombia and elsewhere will provide the Company with strong in-country technical and business leadership.

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