Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc.

Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc.

September 14, 2009 13:05 ET

Trelawney Announces Board Appointment

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2009) - Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TRR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony (Tony) Makuch to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Makuch is a professional engineer with over 25 years of management, operations and technical experience in the mining industry, having managed numerous projects in Canada and the United States from advanced exploration through production. Mr. Makuch currently serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Lake Shore Gold Corp., a TSX listed mineral development and exploration company that is moving towards gold production through its wholly-owned Timmins Mine project and Bell Creek property. Prior to joining Lake Shore Gold Corp., Mr. Makuch held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of FNX Mining Company as well as Vice President, Operations of Dynatec Corporation.

Greg Gibson, President and CEO of the Company stated:

"We are extremely pleased to have someone of Tony Makuch's calibre joining our Board of Directors. Tony's extensive start-up and operating experience will be of tremendous value to Trelawney as the Company rapidly moves towards bringing its recently acquired Chester property into production."

Trelawney is a Canadian junior mining and exploration company with a strategic focus on "Quality Ounce" gold deposits. The Company's current focus is directed towards the development and continued exploration of its newly acquired "Chester Project", located in Chester Township 20 kilometres southwest of Gogama, Ontario.

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