Garson Gold Corp.
TSX VENTURE : GG

Garson Gold Corp.

October 19, 2009 11:24 ET

Garson Gold Appoints Pamela Strand to Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 19, 2009) - GARSON GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE:GG) ("Garson Gold" or "the Company") announces the appointment of Pamela Strand, M.Sc., P. Geol. to its Board of Directors. Ms. Strand has previously served as a director of Garson Gold as well as predecessor company Piper Capital Ltd.

Ms. Strand has been in the exploration and mining industry as a geologist since 1988. Her positions have included District Geologist for the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, and as exploration geologist for Miramar Mining Corporation, Homestake Mineral and Development and Noble Peak Resources Ltd. Ms. Strand was also Vice President, Corporate Development for Pinnacle Resources (1996) Ltd., a mineral property broker, for two years. Ms. Strand is currently the President & CEO of Shear Minerals Ltd. and a Director of Firestone Ventures Inc., Northern Tiger Resources and Takara Resources Ltd. She is a Professional Geologist with APEGGA and NAPEGG and is a Director of the NWT and Nunavut Chamber of Mines. Ms. Strand received a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto and, M.Sc. in Economic Geology from the University of Western Ontario.

ABOUT GARSON GOLD

Garson Gold holds a 100% interest in The New Britannia Mine (NBM) Project in Snow Lake Manitoba and the Copper Prince and the McMillan Gold Mine properties located in Ontario. The Company's flagship project is the NBM, which covers approximately 4,840 hectares and hosts the historic New Britannia Gold Mine which operated from 1949 to 1958 and again from 1995 to 2004 and produced approximately 1.43 million ounces of gold. The resource estimate at the NBM property, audited by Micon International Ltd. in accordance with CIM classifications pursuant to National Instrument 43-101, is available for viewing on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and www.garsongold.ca. Infrastructure at the New Britannia Gold Mine includes a fully-permitted 2,150 tonne per day modern mill and tailings facility, and associated plant, and equipment.

On Behalf of the Board,

David G. Tafel, CEO and Director

This news release may contain forward looking statements concerning future operations of Garson Gold Corp. (the "Company"). All forward looking statements concerning the Company's future plans and operations, including management's assessment of the Company's project expectations or beliefs may be subject to certain assumptions, risks and uncertainties beyond the Company's control. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and that actual performance and exploration and financial results may differ materially from any estimates or projections.

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