Wildcat Exploration Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : WEL

Wildcat Exploration Ltd.

October 06, 2009 10:08 ET

Tom Lewis Appointed Vice-President, Exploration and Peter Theyer Appointed to Advisory Panel of Wildcat Exploration Ltd.

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 6, 2009) - Wildcat Exploration Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:WEL) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Thomas D. Lewis as Vice-President, Exploration.

Tom has extensive experience in exploration for gold and base metals across Canada with small and large companies. His career spans over 30 years to date, including Canadian Exploration Manager and Safety Coordinator with Anglo American plc, Chief Exploration Geologist with Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting., Project Manager on the Musselwhite Project with Placer Dome Inc., and most recently Regional Operations Manager with CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. Tom is a graduate of Queen's University where he received a Bachelor of Applied Science in Geology (Geological Engineering).

As VP, Exploration, Tom will direct Wildcat's exploration programs and its evaluation of growth opportunities, reporting to the President and CEO. He is expected to assume his position in November, 2009.

Wildcat is also pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Theyer to its Technical Advisory Panel. In Peter's distinguished career he has focused primarily on exploration in central Canada with Wildcat and with the Manitoba Geological Survey, before which he worked with Falconbridge Limited in North and Central America. Peter joins a group of highly experienced experts on Wildcat's Advisory Panel and will work closely with Tom in advancing Wildcat's property portfolio.

About Wildcat Exploration Ltd.

Wildcat Exploration Ltd. is a Winnipeg-based company exploring for gold and base metals in Canada. Its portfolio includes precious metal properties in the Rice Lake greenstone belt of Manitoba, the Reed Lake base metal and PGE property in the Flin Flon greenstone belt of Manitoba and the Foster River zinc project in northern Saskatchewan . As the Company builds its property portfolio, Wildcat welcomes proposals from owners of advanced Canadian exploration properties.

For further information on the Company please visit our website at www.wildcat.ca or contact us at info@wildcat.ca. The Company's public filings, including its most recent audited consolidated financial statements, can be reviewed on the SEDAR website (www.sedar.com)

Source: Wildcat Exploration Ltd.

This news release may contain "forward-looking information", within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to Wildcat's exploration program and plans. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Wildcat does not undertake to update any forward- looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

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

Contact Information

  • Wildcat Exploration Ltd.
    John Knowles
    President CEO
    (204) 944-8916
    (204) 944-8918 (FAX)
    info@wildcat.ca
    www.wildcat.ca
    or
    Wildcat Exploration Ltd.
    Suite 203, 1780 Wellington Avenue
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3H 1B3