Britannica Resources Corp.
TSX VENTURE : BRR
PINK SHEETS : BRRRF

Britannica Resources Corp.

December 12, 2006 11:21 ET

Britannica Resources Corp. Appoints New Chairman

MALARTIC, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 12, 2006) - Britannica Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BRR)(PINK SHEETS:BRRRF) (www.britannicaresources.com) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jeffrey A. Cocks as a director and Chairman of the Company.

Mr. Cocks comes to the Company with an extensive financial, operational and administrative background, having over twenty years experience with resource companies, and has managed a number of multi-million dollar exploration programs all over the world.

Mr. Cocks is currently a director of Northern Star Mining Corp. (TSX:NSM), a Canadian exploration Company with an advanced gold project in the Abitibi gold belt North-western Quebec. Mr. Cocks has served as a director/officer for numerous public companies both in Canada and the United States.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Lee A. Balak, President


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