Discovery Ventures Inc.
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Discovery Ventures Inc.

January 20, 2016 08:00 ET

Discovery Ventures Inc. Announces Appointment of New QP and Head of Technical Services

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2016) - Discovery Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DVN)(FRANKFURT:0DV)(OTCQX:DTVMF) ("Discovery") is pleased to announce it has appointed Lorne Warner P.Geo as the qualified person, as defined in National Instrument 43-101, (the "QP") and head of technical services of Discovery.

Mr. Warner has joined the Discovery team as its qualified person in the position of Technical Services. Prior to joining Discovery, Mr. Warner was involved in worldwide, management experience in exploration and open pit and underground mining operations and was highly successful in the discovery and delineation of several mineral deposits for various junior mining companies from 2002-2014. These discoveries include the M Gold Zone at the Detour Lake Mine, Ontario as VP Exploration for Tradewinds Ventures, the Fatou Main Gold Zone in Mali and the Falea uranium/silver/copper deposit in Mali, West Africa as VP Exploration for Rockridge and Rockgate Captial Corp. respectively. Mr. Warner's career started with Noranda Exploration Company Limited and Placer Dome Inc. from 1980-2001 with increasing senior positions within various divisions. He is a professional geologist registered in British Columbia, Northwest Territories and Nunavut with a Bachelor of Science - Geology degree from the University of Alberta.

"The company is pleased to announce Lorne Warner as the new QP", says CEO Dan Omeniuk. "With over 30 years of experience in mineral exploration and operations Lorne's knowledge and skills with help advance our WillaMAX project."

About Discovery

Discovery Ventures Inc. is a gold, copper and silver mining company focused on the exploration and development of its WillaMAX project that is located in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. The company holds a 100% interest in four mineral properties in B.C., and is currently active in the development of its Willa Property. Discovery's newly acquired Max Mine and Milling facility is located 132km north of the Willa Project site.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

Dan Omeniuk, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Discovery Ventures Inc. Phone: 204-697-7740

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. nor its Regulation Service Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange Inc.) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

This press release contains forward-looking information that involve various risks and uncertainties regarding future events. Such forward-looking information can include without limitation statements based on current expectations involving a number of risks and uncertainties and are not guarantees of future performance of Discovery. There are numerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and Discovery's plans and objectives to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking information, including: (i) adverse market conditions; and (ii) risks inherent in the mineral exploration industry in general. Actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. These and all subsequent written and oral forward-looking information are based on estimates and opinions of management on the dates they are made and are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. Except as required by law, Discovery does not intend to update these forward-looking statements.

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