Habanero Resources Inc.

Habanero Resources Inc.

June 16, 2009 13:50 ET

Habanero Adds Mining Geologist

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2009) - Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (TSX VENTURE:HAO) (PINK SHEETS:HBNRF) (FRANKFURT:HRJ) wishes to announce that it has engaged the professional services of Mr. Victor Jaramillo, M.Sc.A, P.Geo with Discover Geological Consultants Inc., to evaluate projects. Mr. Jaramillo is an international geological consultant with over 25 years experience in the mining industry. He has previously held positions with mining companies such as Newmont Mining Corp. and Homestake Mining Company (now Barrick Gold Corp.) as senior project geologist, chief mine geologist and exploration manager. Mr. Jaramillo has been involved in the management of multi-million dollar exploration projects including large drill programs; supervises QA/QC (Quality Assurance/Quality Control) programs and is very knowledgeable in the preparation of Technical NI 43-101 Reports, including resource reports. Mr. Jaramillo supervised the team that discovered the La Langosta porphyry copper-gold prospect in Mexico, and the Las Lomas porphyry copper-gold prospect in Peru.

Jason Gigliotti, President of Habanero stated, "Adding a quality geologist with Victor's knowledge is an asset to the Habanero team that has not been there in the past. Victor will be able to assist in the evaluation of any new prospects and potentially oversee any new projects that Habanero may enter into."

Habanero has granted, pursuant to its 2009 rolling stock option plan, up to 1,300,000 incentive stock options to directors, officers and consultants at an exercise price of $0.10 per share for five years. These shares are subject to a hold period expiring October 17, 2009.

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Jason Gigliotti, President

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Contact Information

  • Habanero Resources Inc.
    Jason Gigliotti
    (604) 646-6900