Adanac Molybdenum Corporation

Adanac Molybdenum Corporation

July 14, 2008 13:03 ET

Adanac Molybdenum Corp.: Management Reorganization

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Adanac Molybdenum Corp. ("Adanac") (TSX:AUA)(PINK SHEETS:AUAYF)(FRANKFURT:A9N) ("the Company") is pleased to report that Mr. Paul F. Nelson, C.A., has been appointed to the position of President and CEO of the Company. Mr. Nelson, who has been a director of the Company since 2006, is a Chartered Accountant with extensive senior experience in the areas of corporate finance, strategic planning, controllership, treasury and restructuring. For over 20 years Mr. Nelson held a number of senior positions in finance at Telus Corporation and since 2001 has been engaged in consulting in corporate finance issues.

Dr. David Stone (President, Chief Executive Officer and Director) is leaving to pursue other interests. The Board would like to thank Dr. Stone for his services as director and interim CEO and wishes him well in his future endeavours.

Adanac is pleased to announce the engagement of Mr. Peter R. Jones, P. Eng., as a consultant to the Company, to provide strategic experience in the mining industry and recently retired as Director of HudBay Minerals Inc. where he was instrumental in raising funds for the purchase of Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co., Limited and for HudBay's IPO and subsequently in 2006 achieved one of the highest share price and capitalization gains on the TSX. Peter has extensive project experience and mine operational experience. For the past two years he was also Chairman of the Mining Association of Canada and in 2006 was named prairie region, Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst and Young.

The Company is pleased to announce that Mr. Dan Koyich is rejoining the Adanac Board of Directors. Mr. Koyich has been a director of public companies since 1997. He was previously a director of Adanac and is currently Vice-President Corporate Development for Adanac. Mr. Koyich has provided consulting services regarding investor relations, business administration and financing for publicly listed companies. Mr. Koyich will be a valuable addition to the board.

The Company has been conducting interviews with the assistance of C.J. Stafford and Associates to identify high quality senior management candidates to effectively move the Ruby Creek project forward through the final stages of financing and into production.

Adanac Molybdenum Corporation is engaged in the exploration and development of mines to produce molybdenum and other ferro-alloy metals. Its flagship property is the Ruby Creek molybdenum project located near Atlin, BC. The property contains an open pit reserve of 157.7 million tonnes grading 0.058% Mo using a 0.040% cut-off grade.

On Behalf of Management


Paul Nelson, President & Chief Executive Officer

This release is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States.

Any securities that the Company may offer for sale in the future may not be offered or sold in the United States unless registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 or unless an exemption from registration is available.

This news release may contain certain "Forward-Looking Statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time to time with the Toronto Stock Exchange, the British Columbia Securities Commission and the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

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