Castillian Resources Corp.

Castillian Resources Corp.

June 22, 2011 17:12 ET

Castillian Appoints Two Independent Directors

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 22, 2011) - Castillian Resources Corp. ("Castillian" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CT) is pleased to announce that at its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") held on June 20, 2011, Messrs. Stan Bharti, David Gower, Bill Pearson, David Argyle and Michael Hoffman were re-appointed directors for the ensuring year and Messrs. Paul Roberts and David Warner were appointed as new independent directors of the Company.

Paul C.M. Roberts, M.A.Sc, M.B.A., P.Eng., C.Eng. is President of Minvest Inc., a consulting organization providing technical and financial expertise to mining corporations, the investment fraternity and governments. He has successfully run four publicly traded junior mining companies and has served on several boards for various companies. Previously he headed the mining research team at Merrill Lynch Canada, working in corporate finance and institutional sales. Mr. Roberts is a geological and civil engineer who spent the first decade of his career in resource definition and development for an international mining consulting firm.

David S. Warner is a senior professional accountant who retired as a Partner at KPMG LLP in September 2010 after 30 years of service with KPMG LLP. During this time, Mr. Warner worked primarily with public companies in the areas of mining, oil and gas, regulated industries and real estate. He has worked extensively with clients in the evaluation of internal control frameworks as required by National Instrument 52-109 in Canada and Sarbanes-Oxley in the United States. Mr. Warner has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Masters of Business Administration from McMaster University.

Dr. Bill Pearson, P.Geo., President & CEO commented: "We are delighted to have Paul Roberts and David Warner join the Board. Their extensive experience in the operational and financial areas of the mining business will be invaluable as we continue to advance our Hope Brook gold project in Newfoundland."

In addition, among other things, at the Meeting the shareholders also reappointed McGovern Hurley Cunningham LLP, Chartered Accountants as the Company's auditors and ratified and approved the Company's 10% rolling stock option plan in accordance with the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Castillian Resources

Castillian Resources Corp. is a Canadian mineral exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "CT", which has gold and base metal properties in Canada and South America. Castillian's flag ship property is the Hope Brook Gold Project located in southwestern Newfoundland, where it is carrying out a 25,000 metre diamond drill program.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking Information

This press release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the impact of the appointments, the future financial or operating performance of the Company, its subsidiaries and its projects, statements regarding exploration prospects, statements regarding the potential and financial impact of the filing of the financial statements, the identification of mineral reserves and resources, costs of and capital for exploration projects, exploration expenditures, timing of future exploration, requirements for additional capital, government regulation of mining operations, environmental risks, reclamation expenses, title disputes or claims, limitations of insurance coverage and the timing and possible outcome of pending litigation and regulatory matters. Generally, forward-looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plans", "expects" or "does not expect", "is
expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", or "believes", or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved". Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including but not limited to: general business, economic, competitive, political and social uncertainties; acquisition risks, the actual results of current exploration activities; delay or failure to receive board or regulatory approvals; timing and availability of external financing on acceptable terms; the Property not being integrated successfully or such integration proving more difficult, time consuming or costly than expected, not realizing on the potential benefits of the proposed transaction; conclusions of economic evaluations; changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined; future prices of mineral prices; failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated; accidents, labour disputes and shortages and other risks of the mining industry; and, delays in obtaining governmental approvals or required financing or in the completion of activities. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.


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