Nearctic Nickel Mines Inc.
PINK SHEETS : UGVAF

January 25, 2008 11:10 ET

Glen Erikson Appointed President

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2008) - The Board of Directors of Nearctic Nickel Mines Inc. (the "Corporation") (PINK SHEETS:UGVAF) is pleased to announce that Glen Erikson has been appointed the President of Nearctic Nickel Mines Inc. Dr. Allan Miller will continue as its Vice-President.

"Glen is the right person to head the Corporation at this time. His skills and experience will be of great value to us in the next corporate phase, which will include the Expo Ungava Property being put into commercial production," said Dr. Miller.

Glen Erikson is the founder of the Corporation.

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbour" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and other factors which may cause the Company's results to differ materially from expectations. These include risks relating to market fluctuations, investee performance and other risks. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The Company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

Issued and Outstanding: 28,263,276 Common Shares

Contact Information

  • Nearctic Nickel Mines Inc.
    Dr. Allan Miller
    Vice-President
    (613) 231-5656