Kent Exploration Inc.
TSX VENTURE : KEX

Kent Exploration Inc.

November 15, 2010 16:34 ET

Kent Announces New Archean Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 15, 2010) - Kent Exploration Inc. (the "Company" or "Kent") (TSX VENTURE:KEX) is pleased to report that Mr. Philip Bruce, P.Eng and Mr. John Pegg, CA, both of Sydney, Australia, have consented to act as Directors of Archean Star Resources Australia Pty, Ltd ("Archean"), which is planned to be spun-off from Kent upon completion of the Archean financing under the previously approved Plan of Arrangement, at which time, subject to the approval of and listing of Archean Star Resources Inc. on the TSX Venture Exchange, they will also act as directors of Archean Star Resources Inc.

Mr. Bruce is the Managing Director of Hill End Gold Ltd., an Australian Stock Exchange ("ASX") listed company, and has held senior management positions in other companies, including Managing Director of Triako Resources Ltd, General Manager – Development for Plutonic Resources Ltd, CEO of PT BHP Indonesia and a director of Buka Minerals Ltd and Ausmelt Ltd.

Mr. Pegg is a Chartered Accountant who has worked in merchant banking and commerce in England as well as serving with the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. Prior to establishing Pegg & Associates, he held a variety of senior accounting, auditing and management roles in Australian Accounting firms and holds several board positions in Australian companies.

Mr. Bruce and Mr. Pegg join with Graeme O'Neill the president and CEO and a director of Archean, and fellow directors Mr. Michael England, and Mr. Marvin A. Mitchell, P.Eng.

Kent Exploration Inc. is a junior exploration company that has an Option Agreement to earn 100% of Teck Australia Pty Ltd's interest in the Gnaweeda Gold Project in West Australia and has acquired the Alexander River, Paparoa and Lyell gold projects in the highly prolific Reefton gold field in New Zealand.

The Company has an option to earn a 100% interest in the Silver Hills property, a silver/lead/zinc prospect in south-eastern British Columbia, and has a 100% interest in the Courtney Lake property, a silver/lead/zinc prospect in north-east Saskatchewan. The Company has a 100% interest in Coal Prospecting Permits covering approximately 92,000 ha in east-central Saskatchewan, a 100% interest in a mining lease option on the Flagstaff Mountain property, a permitted barite mine in eastern Washington state, a 100% interest in the mining lease option on the Ivanhoe Creek property, a Midas-style gold/silver target in Nevada's Carlin Trend, and 50% of a 100% interest in the Ivanhoe Creek placer claims covering a bentonite deposit.

This News Release has been prepared on behalf of the Kent Exploration Inc. Board of Directors, which accepts full responsibility for its contents. The contents of this release have been reviewed and approved by Marvin A. Mitchell, a Qualified Person and defined by National Instrument NI-43-101.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Graeme O'Neill, President

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

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    President
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