Encore Renaissance Resources Corp.
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Encore Renaissance Resources Corp.

December 14, 2011 04:51 ET

Encore Renaissance Announces Company Re-Organization

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 14, 2011) - Encore Renaissance Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EZ)(FRANKFURT:OUH1)(PINKSHEETS:ERRCF) reports it has appointed Mr. Matt Wayrynen as President and Chief Executive Officer to reorganize and revitalize the company. Mr. Wayrynen, with his extensive experience in resource company management, venture capital financing and mergers and acquisitions, will refocus Encore Renaissance on developing the Bonaparte mine property near Kamloops, BC.

Encore Renaissance has retained the services of Coast Mountain Geological to assist with the aggregation and assessment of information accumulated to date on to the Bonaparte property. Once the assessment is completed, the team at CMG will assist the Board and Advisory Board with the company's revised development strategy.

CMG, based in Vancouver, BC, is a private mineral exploration and geotechnical consulting firm specializing in full project management, mineral property acquisition, evaluation, exploration, and development. Led by Gary Schellenberg, B.Sc Geo, the firm offers services from early stage exploration to advanced deposit definition.

Mr. Schellenberg's experience and successes including an early 90's buyout of Winspear Resources by diamond giant De Beers and another venture company he founded, Golden Coast Energy, which is now Provident Energy Trust, and Coast Mountain which is Mr. Schellenberg's privately owned company.

Also a crucial member of the team is CMG VP and co-founder Mr. Chris Basil, Geophys. Mr. Basil brings over 25 years of global mineral exploration experience to the Bonaparte assessment. His expertise in project design and management, coupled with strong community relations skills, has contributed to the development of successful and efficient projects in challenging environments worldwide.

Matt Wayrynen is a former director of Quinto Mining Corporation, which was acquired by Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines in 2008 for a share value equal to $175M. He is an original co-founder and former President and Chief Executive Officer of TrichoScience Innovations Inc., which was acquired by Replicel Life Sciences Inc. Mr. Wayrynen helped advance RepliCel to its current market capitalization of over $100M. Mr. Wayrynen is currently a director and senior officer of several other reporting issuers in the resource and energy sectors. He is also the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd.

"I am pleased to have joined the management team of Encore Renaissance," said Mr. Wayrynen. "I am also quite prepared for the challenge of leading Encore forward. Having reviewed the history and information from the Bonaparte property, I am extremely excited about its potential development into a revenue-producing asset."

The head office for Encore Renaissance Resources Corp. is now located at 900 - 570 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3P1.

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