Adriana Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : ADI

Adriana Resources Inc.

May 08, 2008 12:44 ET

Adriana Announces Dr. Anthony Patriarco Joins Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 8, 2008) - Adriana Resources Inc. ("Adriana" or the "Company") - (TSX VENTURE:ADI)(WKN:A0F7EL) is pleased to announce that the shareholders have elected Dr. Anthony Patriarco to the Board of Directors of the Company at the recent Annual General Meeting held April 30th, 2008.

Dr. Patriarco is a retiring physician and Associate Professor of Physics at a major US university. He is currently on staff at August Medical Center in Virginia. His professional degrees include an MD from Harvard Medical, a PhD in Physics from Harvard and a PhD in Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Patriarco is an individual investor with a longstanding interest in the natural resource sector.

"Dr. Patriarco, who brings extensive experience and investment knowledge in junior mining companies, will add significant depth to Adriana's Board of Directors. As Adriana continues to develop its infrastructure and iron ore projects in Brazil and Quebec, Canada, Dr. Patriarco's strengths in corporate strategy and investment analysis will assist in the Company's long term vision of becoming a strategic competitor in the iron ore industry," stated Michael Beley, President and CEO of the Company.

About Adriana Resources Inc.

Adriana's goal is to become a fully integrated iron ore producer through continued development of its iron ore port facility in Brazil, through acquisition of iron ore mineral resources in Brazil, and the advancement of the Lac Otelnuk Iron Project in Quebec, Canada.

ON BEHALF OF ADRIANA RESOURCES INC.

Michael J. Beley, President

Certain information regarding the Company including management's assessment of future plans and operations, may constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and necessarily involve risks associated with mining exploration and development, volatility of prices, currency fluctuations, imprecision of resource estimates, environmental risks, access to labour and services, competition from other companies and ability to access sufficient capital. As a consequence, actual results may differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements.

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

Contact Information

  • Adriana Resources Inc.
    Robert Ferguson
    (604) 629-0250 or Toll Free: 1-877-629-0150
    or
    Adriana Resources Inc.
    Ali Sinawi
    (604) 629-0250 or Toll Free: 1-877-629-0150
    (604) 629-0923 (FAX)
    Website: www.adrianaresources.com