Northern Star Mining Corporation
TSX VENTURE : NSM

Northern Star Mining Corporation

February 21, 2007 14:41 ET

Northern Star Appointments

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 21, 2007) - Northern Star Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of two members to its management team.

Mr. Real Marcotte, BSc, MSc. ing. (OIQ), has been appointed as vice-president, operations. Mr. Marcotte has over 25 years of mining experience both in the private and public sectors. As well, Mr. Marcotte a holds an MSc degree Environment. Mr. Marcotte will be responsible for the Company's operations, specializing in the environment aspect, and the respect of and adherence to the diverse environmental rules and regulations applying to the Company's activities.

Mr. Jonathan Awde B.Comm. has been appointed vice-president, corporate finance. Mr. Awde graduated from Acadia University with a Bachelor of Economics in 1999. He became a licensed Investment Advisor and U.S. proprietary trader in 2000, and has completed the Canadian Securities Course, the Conducts Practice Handbook and the Traders Training Course. In 2004 he completed the Company Directors Course through Simon Fraser University.

Over the past few years, Mr. Awde has been a business and financial consultant to public companies, specializing in the exploration and mining industries.

The Company is very pleased with these additions to its management team that will allow it to strengthen its activities, expertise and practices.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Michel David, President

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

Contact Information

  • Northern Star Mining Corporation
    Michel David
    President
    (819) 825-8088 or Toll Free: 1-800-460-5031
    (819) 825-1199 (FAX)
    Website: www.nsmgold.com