Linear Metals Corporation

Linear Metals Corporation

January 29, 2007 14:20 ET

Linear Metals Appoints Vice President-Business and Corporate Development

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 29, 2007) - Linear Metals Corporation (TSX VENTURE:LRM) is pleased to announce that Philip Pyle has been appointed as Vice President - Business and Corporate Development, effective February 1, 2007. Philip Pyle will be responsible for identifying and acquiring new project opportunities and for the development and advancement of strategic relationships. Since October 2003, Mr. Pyle has served as Linear Gold's Vice President Exploration and previous to that was Manager of Development for MIM International Exploration where he was instrumental in the acquisition of the Ixhuatan, Cobre Grande and Ampliacion Pueblo Viejo Projects. Mr. Pyle has also served as interim Vice President - Exploration to Linear Metals since its distribution from Linear Gold in June 2006.

Linear Metals also announces that, subject to regulatory approval, it has granted incentive stock options to directors and officers to purchase up to 250,000 shares of the Company at $1.75 per share for a period of up to three years.

Linear Metals is actively exploring for silver and base metals in Mexico and Canada.

Wade K. Dawe, President

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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  • Linear Metals Corporation
    Terry Christopher
    Manager Investor Relations
    (902) 422-1421
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