Yorbeau Resources Inc.
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Yorbeau Resources Inc.

November 06, 2007 08:15 ET

Gerald Riverin Joins Board of Yorbeau Resources

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 6, 2007) - Yorbeau Resources Inc. (TSX:YRB.A) a Canadian company involved in gold exploration in Quebec is delighted to announce that Gerald Riverin, President and CEO of Cogitore Resources Inc., has joined the Board effective immediately. Prior to leading Cogitore, Dr. Riverin spent 27 years working for Inmet Mining Corporation and its predecessors, including ten years as General Manager for North American exploration.

"I am very pleased that Yorbeau management has asked me to join the Board of Directors. Yorbeau has some truly exciting properties located along the Cadillac Break, which is one of the world's most prolific gold belts. I am looking forward to working with the other members of the Board to help develop and unlock the value of Yorbeau's projects," said Dr. Riverin.

This Board position has been filled because Ram Kanwar, geological specialist with Kvaerner Metals and on the board since 2004, is stepping down for personal reasons. His significant contribution to the Company's development over the last three years is well appreciated.

About Gerald Riverin

Gerald Riverin obtained his Ph.D. from Queen's University in 1977. He has been involved with the development of several properties including the discovery of Inmet's Troilus open pit gold-copper mine near Chibougamau. Dr. Riverin is internationally renowned as an expert on the geology of volcanogenic massive sulphide deposits and is routinely invited as a speaker and lecturer on various aspects of the geology of volcanogenic massive sulphide deposits, and on exploration technology. He is also currently serving on the board of JUNEX Inc., a junior oil and gas exploration company, and recently completed a two-year term as President of the Association de l'Exploration Miniere du Quebec.

About Yorbeau Resources Inc.

Yorbeau is an exploration company managed by a highly respected team of industry veterans. The raison d'etre of Yorbeau is to identify a world class gold deposit and to thereby provide a major return for its shareholders. Against the backdrop of a market that is steadily more welcoming for gold, Yorbeau is poised to significantly increase the known gold resources on its properties in Northern Quebec.

Forward-looking statements: Except for statement of historical fact, all statements in this news release, without limitation, regarding new projects, acquisitions, future plans and objectives are forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

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