Bishop Gold Inc.

Bishop Gold Inc.

November 28, 2006 09:30 ET

Bishop Appoints Mr. John Carlesso as Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 28, 2006) - Bishop Gold Inc., ("Bishop") (TSX VENTURE:BSG) listed on the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. under the trading symbol "BSG" is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. John Carlesso as a new director of Bishop. The appointment follows the resignation of Mr. Gary Nordin as director of Bishop. The Company and the board of directors wish to thank Mr. Nordin for his support and service as director.

Mr. Carlesso is a senior executive with over 15 years of international business and financial markets experience. He currently holds the positions of President, C.E.O. and Director of Apogee Minerals Ltd. a Toronto Stock Exchange listed company with silver-zinc properties in Bolivia.

Prior to joining Apogee Minerals Ltd. Mr. Carlesso held the position of Vice President, Corporate Development with Desert Sun Mining Corp., a gold mining and exploration company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the American Stock Exchange.

Previously, he provided capital markets, corporate finance, and strategic marketing advice to growth-oriented companies, both public and private, across a broad range of sectors. He has also held positions in the Institutional and Private Client divisions at some of Canada's largest investment dealers. Mr. Carlesso holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from the University of Western Ontario.

On behalf of Bishop Gold Inc.

Terry Fields, President and CEO

The company seeks safe harbor on forward-looking statements.

The TSX Venture Exchange Inc. has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release.

Contact Information

  • Bishop Gold Inc.
    Investor Relations
    (604) 681-2575
    (604) 681-2577 (FAX)