IMPACT Silver Corp.

IMPACT Silver Corp.

October 23, 2007 18:26 ET

IMPACT Silver Corp.: Appointment of Additional Director and Granting of Stock Option

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 23, 2007) - IMPACT Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:IPT) is pleased to announce that Peter Tredger has been appointed as an additional director of the Company.

Mr. Tredger is currently a Vice President of Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. and has been a senior officer of Blue Pearl Mining/Thompson Creek since 2004. He is a professional engineer with 35 years of mining industry experience, including senior management positions with Glencairn Gold Corp. from 2002 to 2004, and Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. from 1992 to 2001. Previously, Mr. Tredger was an independent mining consultant, and for 11 years was employed by Amax Inc. in a variety of technical and management positions, prior to which he was an exploration geologist.

Mr. Tredger has been granted a director's incentive stock option under IMPACT's Stock Option Plan exercisable for 75,000 shares of IMPACT. The option is exercisable on or before October 22, 2012 at a price of $1.67 per share.

IMPACT Silver Corp. is a Tier 1 silver-focused mining and exploration company with a producing silver operation at Zacualpan, Mexico; an advanced project at Zacatecas, Mexico; and other projects in the Dominican Republic. Energold Drilling Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EGD) owns 6.6 million shares of IMPACT.

On behalf of the Directors of IMPACT Silver Corp.,

Frederick W. Davidson, President, CEO

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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