Valley High Ventures Ltd.

Valley High Ventures Ltd.

April 15, 2010 17:30 ET

Valley High Strengthens Team With Appointment of Vice President of Exploration and Grants Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 15, 2010) - Valley High Ventures Ltd. ("Valley High") (TSX VENTURE:VHV) is pleased to announce that it has appointed David Tupper, P. Geo. to the position of Vice President of Exploration. Mr. Tupper is a Registered Member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia and has over 25 years work experience in the mineral exploration industry, having managed a range of projects from grassroots discoveries to surface and underground resource development work in a variety mineral deposit settings. During the past 8 years he was Vice President of Exploration with Mega Silver Inc. and Solomon Resources Ltd. He has worked for many years in Western Canada as well as in Mexico, South America and Asia. In addition Mr. Tupper has worked 5 years as a senior environmental consultant undertaking terrain mapping and contaminated sites work.

Robert Cameron, President and CEO of Valley High comments, "We are very pleased to welcome David to our team at Valley High. We continue to advance the Cordero project in Mexico and intend to expand our project portfolio in Mexico as well as Canada. David's role will be instrumental in the future growth and success of the company."

The board of directors has granted 750,000 stock options under the company's stock option plan to directors, officers and employees, subject to regulatory approval. The options are exercisable at a price of $0.65 per common share and expire on April 14, 2015. Of these options, 500,000 are subject to vesting requirements which provide that one-third of the options granted will vest immediately, one-third will vest in one year and one-third will vest in two years. The remainder is subject to vesting provisions whereby one third will vest in 6 months, one third in 18 months and one third in 30 months.

About Valley High:

Valley High is a Canadian based precious and base metal exploration company with projects located in Mexico, British Columbia and Yukon. The Cordero project in Mexico (49% interest) is being evaluated for large bulk mineable silver, gold, zinc and lead deposits. The Mount Polley project is located in British Columbia adjacent to Imperial Metals Corporation's ("Imperial") Mt. Polley copper-gold mine and includes a production royalty on the Boundary Property, with Imperial. In the Yukon, Valley High has an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Flume gold property which is located within the newly recognized White Gold District. Valdez Gold Inc. has been granted a right to earn up to 75% interest in Valley High's interest in the Flume property.


Robert Cameron, President and CEO

This news release includes certain "forward-looking statements" under applicable Canadian securities legislation. Such forward-looking statements or information, including but not limited to those with respect to the prices of copper, estimated future production, estimated costs of future production, permitting time lines, involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Valley High to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements or information. Such factors include, among others, the actual prices of copper, the factual results of current exploration, development and mining activities, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be evaluated, as well as those factors disclosed in documents filed from time to time with the securities regulators in the applicable Provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.

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