Pediment Exploration Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : PEZ
OTC : PEZFF

Pediment Exploration Ltd.

April 21, 2008 10:43 ET

Chester Millar Joins Pediment's Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 21, 2008) - Pediment Exploration Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:PEZ)(OTCBB:PEZFF) is very pleased to welcome Chester Millar to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Millar, a pioneer of heap leach gold production, began his career in the mining industry in the mid-1960's and is considered one of the mining industry's most successful company builders. He assisted in transforming Glamis Gold and Eldorado Gold from junior exploration companies into substantial gold producers with global operations. Mr. Millar served as Chairman of Glamis Limited from 1985 to 1998, Chairman of Eldorado Gold Corporation from 1992 to 1994, and Chairman of Alamos Gold Inc. from 1996 to 2003 and is currently also Chairman of Castle Gold Corp. He was also recently inducted into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame. His experience, judgement and vast knowledge will be a strong asset to Pediment and its Shareholders.

Gary Freeman, the company's President commented "we are thrilled to have Mr. Millar join the Pediment Board. With our discoveries at the San Antonio project and the recent purchase of the La Colorada project, Pediment now has two development level projects with growing gold resources and production potential. Mr. Millar brings the type of experience that will help the Company maximize the value of these and other assets to the benefit of all its stakeholders."

Pediment Exploration Ltd. would also like to welcome Scott Kelly as Vice President of Finance for the Company. Mr. Kelly has an accounting background that includes over 2 years experience with a Big 4 audit firm as well as over 5 years of working with publicly listed companies.

Gary Freeman, President and CEO

PEDIMENT EXPLORATION LTD.

Vancouver, British Columbia

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Contact Information

  • Pediment Exploration Ltd.
    Gary Freeman
    (604) 682-4418
    or
    Pediment Exploration Ltd.
    Michael Rapsch
    (604) 682-4418
    (604) 669-0384 (FAX)
    Website: www.pedimentexploration.com