SOURCE: Ironwood Gold Corp.

Ironwood Gold Corp.

April 27, 2010 09:00 ET

Ironwood Gold Corp. Announces Engagement of Veteran Exploration Manager Brian Bond

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) - Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTCBB: IROG) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Brian Robert Bond to the position of General Manager of Exploration, USA / Mexico.

Since 1980 Mr. Bond has utilized his professional qualifications in geology through the specialized application of his skill in mining operations for a number of projects in the south western USA and South America.

He has served as Director of Exploration for over 20 companies, including major players such as Barrick and Newmont Mining. Throughout his career he was principally engaged in the development of gold and silver exploration projects. He has run extensive field operations for extended periods of time, much of which included drilling and sampling programs, mapping surveys, geophysical and environmental assessments, core logging and ore reserve calculations. Consequently, he has provided his services as the author of a number of independent certified technical reports, abstracts and industry publications.

Mr. Bond received his B.Sc. in Geological Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, in 1980 and an M.S. Economic Geology at the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ in 1987. He currently resides in Colorado.

Company President Robert Reukl states, "We are very pleased by this opportunity to work with Brian. He brings an extraordinary on-the-ground perspective of the region, especially regarding our primary target in the gold-rich Carlin Trend. His past experience with Newmont Mining in Nevada is a huge asset to our development plans. He gives us a real leg-up in developing and maintaining our field operations both from a budgetary planning perspective as well as through access to those key relationships that will serve our resource allocation needs most cost effectively."

Additional details regarding the Company and its agreements are filed as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC") EDGAR database. For more information visit: www.ironwoodgold.com.

ABOUT IRONWOOD GOLD CORP. (OTCBB: IROG)
Ironwood Gold Corp. is a mineral exploration and development company building a portfolio of prospective properties containing known deposits of strategic precious metals in politically stable, mining-friendly North American districts with recognized production histories.

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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Ironwood Gold Corp.
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Behzad Shayanfar, CEO

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