SOURCE: Gold Bag, Inc.

March 02, 2011 09:20 ET

Gold Bag, Inc.'s Focus Gold Corp. Appoints Dorian L. Nicol as Director of Exploration

RENO, NV--(Marketwire - March 2, 2011) - Gold Bag, Inc. (OTCBB: GBGI), operating as Focus Gold Corp., has appointed Dorian L. (Dusty) Nicol as Director of Exploration ("DOE"). Mr. Nicol is a member of the company's Board of Directors and will continue to serve in that capacity.

As DOE, Mr. Nicol will report directly to CEO Grant White. Consistent with our private equity strategy, Dusty's primary responsibilities will include: i) organizing and reviewing geologic due diligence on all potential acquisitions and investments; and ii) reviewing and providing recommendations on exploration work plans, budgets and strategies on our existing properties. 

Mr. Nicol has a B.Sc. in Earth Science from M.I.T. and a Master's Degree in Geology from Indiana University. He has over 35 years of world-wide experience in gold exploration and mining. He has designed and managed successful gold exploration programs in Papua New Guinea and North and South America and has managed generative gold exploration programs in Africa and Europe. In addition, he has managed the development and operation of gold mines in Nevada and Mexico. He is a member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists, a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists and is fluent in five languages.

Company CEO Grant R. White stated, "We're very pleased that Dusty has agreed to take on the responsibilities of Director of Exploration. Dusty's global network of contacts for retention of geologic consultants and his over 35 years of global experience across many different deposit types will ensure we make sound investment decisions. I look forward to working closely with Dusty as we advance our ambitious corporate strategies."

About Gold Bag, Inc.

Gold Bag, Inc., operating as Focus Gold Corp., is focused on the acquisition and development of gold mining properties throughout the world. Focus Gold's projects include two properties in the Timmins Mining District in Canada through an option agreement with Victoria Gold, the Huicicila and Focus 1 properties in Mexico through the company's wholly owned subsidiary Focus Gold Mexico Corp., and the pending acquisition of Metallum Resources PLC, holder of exploration licenses in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Scotland through the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Focus Celtic Gold Corporation. For further information please visit www.focusgoldcorp.com.

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