SOURCE: Grenville Gold Corporation

March 06, 2008 13:46 ET

Grenville Appoints Dr. Alfonso Alvarez-Calderon to the Board of Advisors

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - March 6, 2008) - Grenville Gold Corporation ("Grenville" or "the Company") (TSX-V: GVG) (PINKSHEETS: GVLGF) (FRANKFURT: F9I) (WKN: A0KELU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Alfonso J. Alvarez-Calderon Y., LLB, MCJ, MA to the Board of Advisors of the Company.

Dr. Alvarez Calderon is a Peruvian attorney with a Masters Degree in Comparative Jurisprudence from the New York University School of Law (1970) and has a Masters Degree in Business Administration from ESAN University, Peru (1971). He is also a certified conciliator of the Ministry of Justice of Peru (since 2000), an arbitrator on several arbitration centers, including the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. Dr. Alvarez Calderon is Honorary Consul of Trinidad and Tobago in Peru since 2000 and a senior Partner of Estudio Alvarez Calderon - Abogados, since 1987. He has 15 years of experience in international banking in Lima, New York, London, Caracas and Bahrain, and has been a consultant to Canadian junior mining companies during the past 15 years.

A. Paul Gill, President and CEO of Grenville, comments: "It is a privilege for us to welcome Dr. Alfonso Alvarez-Calderon to our team. His 35 years of international experience as a lawyer and entrepreneur in the area of mining law and corporate structure will be of great benefit to Grenville, and in particular with regard to our communications with potential investors in Peru."

About Grenville Gold Corporation

Grenville Gold ( is a junior resource company seeking prospective properties in Peru. Grenville Gold plans to leverage the experience of its board and management in exploration and mining to develop its growth strategy in North and South America.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

"A. Paul Gill"
President & CEO
Ph. (604) 669-8842

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